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Man arrested outside DC Trump hotel with 2 guns

A longtime friend of the Pennsylvania physician arrested on weapons charges at the Trump International Hotel in Washington says he was not a threat. heads of state and their relatives, visiting dignitaries and any other individual designated by the president. "The Secret Service greatly appreciates its strong partnership with the Metropolitan Police Department, the Pennsylvania State Police, and all of our law enforcement partners". Read More

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National Investigation Agency raids in Delhi and Kashmir Valley

National Investigation Agency raids in Delhi and Kashmir Valley

Top separatist leaders including Syed Ali Geelani , JKLF chief Yasin Malik and Hurriyat (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq were not questioned and neither were their houses raided. However, specific details about the recoveries were not made. Last week, the NIA had questioned three Kashmiri separatists, Farooq Ahmad Dar alias "Bitta Karate", Nayeem Khan and Javed Ahmed Baba alias "Gazi" of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, in connection with a case related to the funding of terror and subversive ... Read More

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Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony - NY Times

Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony - NY Times

Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee Friday warned President Donald Trump that blocking James Comey's testimony next week "would be seen as an effort to obstruct the truth from both Congress and the American people". But Trump likely undermined those arguments because he has already discussed the conversations in tweets and interviews, according to Mitch Sollenberger, a political science professor at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Read More

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MH128 passenger charged with endangering safety of aircraft, making false threats

Mr Kok, who had been living in Melbourne for the past 30 years, said the situation at the airport was back to normal, and some passengers managed to get on another flight to Kuala Lumpur . Victoria Police said the device he was carrying was a "speaker-type" object, not an explosive. "I need to see the pilot". "The objective in any serious incident like this is to get every member of the crew, every passenger off the plane safely, and that was achieved", Andrews said. Read More

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Islamic State unable to gain foothold in the country

Islamic State unable to gain foothold in the country

Violent protests have been witnessed in the Kashmir Valley since July a year ago, after the killing of the top Hizbul Mujahideen leadership. "I never get angry, but sometimes I have to behave like a guardian". "We are working for a permanent solution". Five terrorists of the Indian Mujahideen (IM) group were given capital punishment as part of the government's focused efforts to check terrorism, Singh said. Read More

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Hashim Amla hits a century as South Africa see off Sri Lanka

Hashim Amla hits a century as South Africa see off Sri Lanka

Cape Town - Driven by a century from Hashim Amla , the Proteas have posted a competitive 299/6 in their Champions Trophy opener against Sri Lanka at the Kennington Oval in London . It was important to assess in the first 10-15 overs. Sri Lanka would have to wait till the 34th over - 130 runs later - for that second wicket. Though Amla has never said it in the same way de Villiers has, he also aims to be part of an ICC-event success story, and he showed it here. Read More

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British PM boycotts TV debate as election looms

But although the absent prime minister took a bashing, and the polls will duly show whether that makes any long-term difference to her popularity, her understudy, Home Secretary Amber Rudd , performed extremely well. An angry Mr Corbyn was then applauded when he immediately shot back: "Have you been to a food bank?" "It's as though he thinks it's some sort of game - a game of Monopoly perhaps where you ask the banker for the red money to pay electrics, the green money to buy the railways ... Read More

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MTV will livestream Sunday's Manchester benefit concert

Ariana was understandably devastated by the attack and has since visited a number of the victims at the hospital and has announced plans for a benefit concert to take place in Manchester tomorrow (Sunday, 4th June). Grande will be joined by other artists such as Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus , Coldplay , Pharrell Williams, Usher, Niall Horan and Take That. Read More

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DNC Fires Back at Hillary For "F***ing Bullshit" Data Complaints

She took to Twitter to fire back at Mr Trump. She also pointed a finger at the media, " weaponized information ", and "1,000 Russian agents" who reportedly helped spread fake news such as 'Pizzagate '. "Hits Facebook & even Dems & DNC", the President tweeted . And she has proffered a reason she was defeated, which also happens to be the same reason there are two federal investigations underway about Trump and his people: Russian Federation. Read More

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Corbyn: It's a shame PM has not joined in head-to-head debate

Corbyn: It's a shame PM has not joined in head-to-head debate

When May announced the snap election in mid-April, analysts suggested that she was seeking a mandate to personally lead the country through its exit from the European Union. She pitched hard for the voters who had backed Brexit, telling them that if they voted Leave, they needed to make sure they got it. May has had to try and wriggle out of it saying that her government would have a cap on the upper limit after consultations with relevant bodies and the public. Read More

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No qualms with coach Kumble: Kohli

No qualms with coach Kumble: Kohli

Kohli said that disagreements are just part of life. A lot of people like to find a lot of rumours flying around, especially before the start of a tournament like this. 'It's just a different opposition, and there's a little bit of hype. These teams worry us more than Pakistan . The smooth transition of the team's control to a younger generation led by Sarfraz Ahmed without much fuss is a display of a team which seems self-assured and focused. Read More

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Inc. Holds Stake in Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI)

Sell-side analysts also have something to say about this company. Kinder Morgan said in a statement the completion of the public offering removes the final condition of its investment decision on Trans Mountain, and that the expansion remains on track to start service at the end of 2019. Read More

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Jeremy Corbyn will not 'realistically' win the election, Labour MP tells constituents

And then she made matters worse by refusing to take part in the live TV debate. And addressing Mr Rudd directly, Mr Corbyn said: "All of your clients, I'm sure, require workers, they require skilled workers, at various times". Voters also say that Labour has had the best policies and the best campaign. Mrs May writes: 'He would be flanked by a Shadow Chancellor who had to Google the deficit, a Shadow Home Secretary who wants to abolish MI5 and a Shadow Foreign Secretary who sneers at ... Read More

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Still Scratching Head Over Trump's 'covfefe' Tweet? White House Has An Explanation!

Still Scratching Head Over Trump's 'covfefe' Tweet? White House Has An Explanation!

He obviously meant constant negative press coverage but Twitter was abuzz with other explanations thoughout the night of Wednesday deciphering what it means. At 0910 GMT Trump's " covfefe " tweet had more than 120,000 retweets and had been shared 39,000 times, as per to Twitter figures. Reporters who asked White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer what it meant got a cryptic response. Read More

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Army convoy attacked by militants in J&K's Kulgam, one jawan killed

Army convoy attacked by militants in J&K's Kulgam, one jawan killed

The convoy was moving from Udhampur to Srinagar when it was sacked upon by terrorists. Four others are undergoing treatment in the hospital and doctors have termed condition of one of them as critical. Meanwhile, an Army convoy in Anantnag's Qazigund was attacked by terrorists. The unprovoked attack was initiated by the Pakistani Army around 11:00 pm, along the Line of Control. Read More

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Horgan, Weaver deliver political agreement documents to government house

Horgan, Weaver deliver political agreement documents to government house

The parties said Tuesday they would use "every tool available" to stop the expansion of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline, and would refer the Site C hydroelectric dam to the B.C. The possibility of an NDP-Green led government was welcomed by Langley candidates for both parties. Watson said forming the minority government was "the right thing to do" and she could not imagine going back to an election. Read More

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US trade deficit rises to highest level since January

US trade deficit rises to highest level since January

A widening trade deficit is a drag on economic growth. In contrast to goods, services exports moved up 0.2% on the month. Imports also hit a record high, edging up 0.6 percent to C$48.06 billion - the fifth consecutive monthly increase - thanks in part to increased inflows of consumer goods, electronic and electrical equipment and parts. Read More

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India, China already showing strong leadership to fight climate change: United Nations

Washington is one of three states to have pledged to honour the carbon emission goals set forth in the Paris agreement in spite of Mr Trump's pull back. Former presidential candidate Al Gore's sequel to climate change documentary "An Inconvenient Truth", "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power", is getting a last minute edit to include Trump's announcement, it's been confirmed , ahead of its July 28 release. Read More

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Attacker sets fire in crowded Philippine casino, killing 36

People inside the hotel shouted "ISIS" as they rushed for the exits, Albayalde said. The Islamic State, through its Amaq news agency, claimed responsibility Friday, saying that "Islamic State fighters carried out the Manila attack". Foreigners were among the 36 people who died at the complex. "ISIS!" when the gunfire began. "The market is taking it as it has been described in the news, that it is more of a criminal event rather than a terrorist event which just happened to coincide with ... Read More

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Comey set to testify June 8 on Russian Federation

In April, Nunes recused himself from leading the panel's investigation into suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election following a secret visit he paid to White House officials, but retains subpoena power. Since then, reports have emerged alleging that the president had previously asked Comey to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Mike Flynn. Read More

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NY takes a big first step toward 50 percent renewable energy

NY takes a big first step toward 50 percent renewable energy

Ginna Nuclear Power Plant east of Rochester. "The Clean Climate Careers initiative is a groundbreaking investment, representing the largest state clean energy procurement in US history". "This campaign positions working people and unions as an engine to tackle the climate crisis and ... elevates New York State's commitment to lead the nation in transitioning to an equitable clean-energy economy", Skinner said Friday. Read More

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