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Sean Spicer says Trump has confidence in Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

The lessons of history suggest such traumas raise questions of political legitimacy and constitutional process that have the potential to sour life in Washington for years in the future. "There is a fundamental threshold question there that the President's authority to terminate the Federal Bureau of Investigation director is based on the Constitution", Sekulow responded. Read More

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Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

He's immersed in the Confederations Cup [with Portugal] at the moment, which is an important competition, and for the moment there's nothing until that ends. He was presented at the Bernabeu in front of 80,000 fans, as Perez attempted to bring together a second group of "Galacticos". "He has broken all the records at the club, he has got three Champions Leagues in four years and La Liga this year". Read More

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Russian fighter jet buzzed US Military aircraft

Earlier this month, it said a Norwegian P-3 Orion patrol plane intercepted over the Barents Sea was flying with its transponders turned off and posing a danger to civilian air traffic. "Due to the high rate of speed, the poor control Russian the pilot had over his aircraft during the intercept, the aircraft commander of the RC-135 determined it to be unsafe ". Read More

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India will take on Pak at global tournaments: Amit Shah

Speaking to reporters at Mumbai , after meeting farmers from across the state, including Puntamba village, Uddhav said, "I would like to thank the farmers. Shiv Sena, which has often been critical of the BJP and the Modi government, recently suggested the name of M.S. Mr. Shah, along with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis , visited Mr. Read More

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Tri-City area included in tropical storm warning

Tri-City area included in tropical storm warning

The Tri-City area is included in a tropical storm warning that covers almost the entire Louisiana coast as officials say potential Tropical Storm No. Some slight strengthening is possible before the system reaches the coast. This system is not forecast to directly impact Hernando County however, locally heavy rain and gusty winds can be expected, along with tides of 1 to 2 feet above normal. Read More

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Weapons found after shots fired in oil field - Saudi

The boat was stopped and those on board were detained. The boat was intercepted in Saudi waters on Friday, the kingdom's Center for International Communications said in a statement. Saudi Arabia naval forces fired warning shots and captured one of the vessels but two escaped, the statement added. In a separate interview with the Iranian Labour News Agency ( ILNA ) on Monday, Aqa-Babaei confirmed that three Iranians - all known fishermen from the southern Iranian city of Bushehr - had been ... Read More

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Brexit Secretary David Davis targeting a 'deal like no other in history'

Mr Barnier said the immediate priority was our "determination to preserve in all its dimensions the Good Friday Agreement" and maintaining the Common Travel Area. European Union leaders must unanimously agree when they are ready to do so. Davis, a prominent tough-talking figure in the "Leave" campaign, sounded a positive note, saying that while there would "undoubtedly be challenging times ahead" he wanted a good relationship with the EU. Read More

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UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

The uncertainty surrounding the Prime Minister's grip on power continued as Philip Hammond was set to deliver a keynote Mansion House address on the economy and Brexit on Tuesday. Why isn't there another Queen's Speech until 2019? "It will be Brexit-heavy because that's pretty much the only big thing that everyone can agree needs to happen - putting disagreements about how it will happen aside". Read More

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Tropical storm Cindy strengthens over central Gulf of Mexico: NHC

Tropical storm Cindy strengthens over central Gulf of Mexico: NHC

He says he will shut off power to campsites and tie up picnic tables. Showers and storms continue to develop around a broad area of low pressure that has exited the Yucatan Peninsula and moved into the southern Gulf of Mexico. Forecasters expect the disturbance in the gulf to become a tropical storm within the next 24 to 36 hours. A tropical storm watch remained in effect for the Dutch Caribbean islands of Bonaire, Curacao and Aruba. Read More

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Brexit talks to start next week

Instead, she found the opposition Labour Party unexpectedly making a strong second-place showing and national politics thrown into disarray. May and Foster met for more than an hour, but the PM said nothing as she left for the Commons where MPs returned and re-elected John Bercow as Speaker unopposed. Read More

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Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

According to NBC News , witnesses said that soldiers and armed police officers sealed off the entrances to the Brussels Central Station and surrounded it so that no one could get in or out. People in the area are being pushed away from the scene, and police on Twitter have urged the public to follow instructions given by the authorities. Read More

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Trump weighs in as costly congressional race heads for a tight finish

Trump weighs in as costly congressional race heads for a tight finish

Jon Ossoff , Democratic candidate for Georgia's 6th congressional district talks to supporters during a stop at a campaign office in Chamblee, Ga., Monday, June 19, 2017. The victor would replace Tom Price , who was chosen by President Trump as U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services. The president recorded a robo-call for her, and tweeted several messages encouraging Republicans to troop to the polls and cast their votes for her. Read More

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French journalist dies in Iraq after being wounded in Mosul

The push into Mosul's historic heart on the west bank of the Tigris marks the culmination of a campaign launched in October by Iraqi forces to retake IS's last major urban stronghold in the country. The mosque with its famous leaning minaret, which gave the city its nickname "al-Hadbaa" or "the hunchback", has a symbolic value, as it was the place where IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared the cross-border "caliphate" in Iraq and Syria in his sole public appearance in July 2014. Read More

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Navalny jailed, 1500 arrested after protests across Russian Federation

A rally in Novosibirsk, Russia's third-largest city that's nearly 3,000 kilometers (2,000 miles) east of the capital, brought out about 5,000 people, local organizer Sergey Boyko said on Navalny's YouTube broadcast. "Corruption is stealing our future", read one placard next to an image of a yellow duck, a reference to a duck house which Navalny said Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev owned on a vast country estate, an allegation Medvedev says is "nonsense". Read More

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Tory-DUP deal announcement 'to be delayed due to tower block tragedy'

Tory-DUP deal announcement 'to be delayed due to tower block tragedy'

At least six people died and dozens were injured when a massive fire tore through a 24-storey London apartment block overnight, a fresh blow to the capital less than two weeks after the London Bridge terror attack. With formal European Union divorce talks due next week, May heads to France on Tuesday to meet Emmanuel Macron , who last month swept to victory in its presidential election. Read More

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Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Islamic State-inspired gunmen briefly seized a village in southern Philippines early on Wednesday, and took hostages as human shields while fleeing, police said. "If this is a diversionary move, it's not the first by these BIFF gunmen", Padilla said. Pigcawayan is 190 km (120 miles) south of Marawi City, where BIFF militants, along with fighters from other groups allied to Islamic State, have been holed up and fighting the Philippines military since May 23. Read More

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Brussels Central Station: Police say suspect is neutralized

It's unclear whether the suspect was killed in the operation and there were no other casualties reported. "Then he cried " Allahu Akbar ", and he blew up a trolley", Nicolas Van Herrewegen, a railway sorting agent, told reporters. Van Herrewegen added: "It wasn't exactly a big explosion but the impact was pretty big". "Looked around, saw people running in the streets, trying to seek refuge and made a decision to do the same ourselves". Read More

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Police arrest 18 protesters over motorist shooting verdict

Police arrest 18 protesters over motorist shooting verdict

St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman said Castile was a son of Saint Paul, a graduate of Central High School, and a dedicated employee at J.J. Hill Montessori, where he was loved by his students and co-workers. "I am so disappointed in the state of Minnesota", Philando Castile's mother, Valerie Castile , told reporters on Friday after the verdict was announced, the Star-Tribune reports . Read More

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What Impact Does Lyle Jeffs' Arrest Have On FLDS?

What Impact Does Lyle Jeffs' Arrest Have On FLDS?

As The Washington Post reported past year, Lyle Jeffs and other church leaders were indicted on charges of conspiracy to commit supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits fraud and conspiracy to commit money laundering. Jeffs was wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for alleged violation of conditions of pretrial release, conspiracy to commit supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) benefits fraud and conspiracy to commit money laundering. Read More

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Public funeral planned for USA student freed from North Korea

Public funeral planned for USA student freed from North Korea

He "has completed his journey home" to OH, the family said . In this February 29, 2016, photo, American student Otto Warmbier cries. For North Korea to detain him and sentence him to 15 years in prison was an injustice. "Unfortunately, the terrible, torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today", his parents said. Read More

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Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls off 'peace fast' in Madhya Pradesh

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan calls off 'peace fast' in Madhya Pradesh

Earlier in the day, Chouhan said that despite falling asleep "intermittently", the farmers and their issues made a constant thorough in his dreams and thoughts and hence, vowed to solve the pertinent matters. Chouhan announced he would "indefinitely" shift his office to Dussehra ground to meet agitating farmers to address their problems, and go on fast. " Shivraj Singh Chouhan's fast is a drama.It is a sham, he should answer why a case of murder has not been filed in the death of five ... Read More

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Early returns: Tight Georgia House race as nation watches

Early returns: Tight Georgia House race as nation watches

Democrats need to win 24 seats to take the House. Voters in the southern US state of Georgia are choosing their new representative in the House of Representatives on Tuesday in a special election that is being closely watched as a test of Republican strength under the Trump administration and the party's prospects of holding its majority in House next year. Read More

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