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  • Trump tells Duterte of two US nuclear subs in Korean waters

    Trump tells Duterte of two US nuclear subs in Korean waters

    He said the militants also beheaded a local police chief in the city of Malabang in Mindanao. Philippine President Duterte has cut short his trip to Russian Federation over the clashes. The retired policeman said he and his wife had been texting and calling each other since the violence erupted Tuesday. President Trump didn't really comment when asked about it in late April.

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  • Rep. Jason Chaffetz announces resignation from Congress, effective June 30

    With several investigations still ongoing, Chaffetz said he was not anxious about other Republican members of the committee continuing his work. Chaffetz is the second House Republican who is stepping away from a Trump investigation. "Serving you in the U.S. House of Representatives for almost nine years has been a rare honor and privilege", he said in the statement. He strolled to four easy re-elections in his heavily Republican district that stretches from towns in the Wasatch Mountains to ...

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  • South African hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling

    South African hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling

    They saw a breeding herd of elephants and the three elephant cows raged the hunters. A fourth cow stormed them from the side and one of the hunters shot her after she'd lifted Botha with her trunk. On Friday, after countless treks into the African wilderness, the 51-year-old embarked on his final hunt. Botha's death comes just weeks after one of his friends was killed by crocodiles during a hunting expedition in Zimbabwe.

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  • Foreign tourists fall 27 pct last month amid THAAD row

    Foreign tourists fall 27 pct last month amid THAAD row

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and a special envoy of new South Korean President Moon Jae In agreed Thursday to resume "shuttle diplomacy" between the two leaders, according to the envoy. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged Seoul to take concrete measures to "pull out the thorn" in its relationship with Beijing. Seoul and Washington have argued that the missile system is aimed at North Korean aggression, while China sees it as a threat to its own security because its radar ...

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  • UK's Labour Party stung by early leak of election platform

    UK's Labour Party stung by early leak of election platform

    Citing claims that the Labour programme would cost every family £4,000 a year, Mrs May said: "It's a manifesto that is 100% Jeremy Corbyn with costings that are 100% Diane Abbott". Several leading newspapers accused Corbyn of putting forward a "far-left" agenda which would "take Britain back to the 1970s" and serve as a "suicide note" for the party.

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  • Trump in Israel: potential pitfalls and the 'ultimate deal'

    Without naming Pakistan , Trump said "every country must ensure that terrorists do not find any sanctuary on their lands". "This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects, or different civilisations", Trump said. The closest Trump came to acknowledging the human rights situation was a call for the region's leaders to stand together against "the oppression of women".

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  • At least 20 dead after explosion near Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

    At least 20 dead after explosion near Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

    Police first warned people to stay away from Manchester Arena in northern England following reports of two loud bangs in the area following a concert. Ariana Grande is set to perform in Singapore at the Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix in September. Another concert-goer Laura, 22, told MailOnline: "There was a woman leaning against a auto in the vehicle park with her head down, covered in blood and a little girl being lifted away by paramedics".

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  • Alice Cooper adds heartfelt message to Chris Cornell tributes

    Formed in 1984 by Cornell , guitarist Kim Thayil and bassist Hiro Yamamoto, Soundgarden's third studio album, Badmotorfinger , in 1991 spawned the singles Jesus Christ Pose , Rusty Cage and Outshined . "We've lost an icon, a legend, Chris Cornell ". The station played non-stop songs from Soundgarden and Cornell's other bands and solo work, as well as artists who covered Cornell's material and those who were influenced by him.

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  • Pleased to meet Donald Trump, says Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif

    Sharif has reaffirmed Pakistan's "alliance with the Kingdom by recalling the commonality of views of two countries on most regional and worldwide issues and their collaboration" for achieving common interests and objectives. The prime minister lauded the leadership of President Trump to make this Summit his first overseas engagement, and said that this initiative of President Trump was of great symbolic significance.

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  • USA official backs Trump version on Comey firing timing

    USA official backs Trump version on Comey firing timing

    Clearly unaccustomed to many aspects of his new job, and hell-bent on relying on glad-handing and smarm to curry favor and "make deals", Trump repeatedly tried to get Comey on his side, via, among other things, a dinner where he asked Comey to pledge his loyalty, all while Comey was overseeing the investigation into Russian interference in the election.

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  • Tillerson: Trump told Russians about Comey to show he's not distracted

    Tillerson: Trump told Russians about Comey to show he's not distracted

    Separately, another Times report said Trump had told Russian officials in a closed-door meeting at the Oval Office that firing Comey "had relieved great pressure on him". "He was insane, a real nut job", the Times reported that Trump said during the May 10 meeting. "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation", the White House memo quotes Trump as saying.

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  • White House knew sacked adviser was under investigation

    White House knew sacked adviser was under investigation

    Trump eventually approved the plan, but only after Flynn had been fired in February for misleading Vice President Mike Pence and other white House officials about his ties to Russia's ambassador to the U.S. "Flynn always believed that Trump would win". Comey was investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow to sway the outcome of the presidential elections past year.

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  • Ivanka Trump's baby takes his first steps

    Ivanka Trump's baby takes his first steps

    Trump's nine-day trip, the first since he became president, will take him to Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican and other parts of Europe. The deals are the latest in a series of controversial arms sales by the Trump administration to governments with poor human rights records, including the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain.

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  • Senate chairman: Flynn has not responded to subpoena

    Senate chairman: Flynn has not responded to subpoena

    Legal experts say it's doubtful Flynn would agree to turn over the personal documents. Flynn's attorney Robert Kelner did not immediately respond to phone messages and emails seeking comment. That person spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss confidential details of the committee's investigation. In March, the committee rejected Flynn's request for immunity from prosecution.

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