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USA intelligence chief says no disrespect intended toward Trump

President Trump was angry that a reporter was allowed to ask him a hard question during his disastrous press conference with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Monday, according to sources who sp...

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Microsoft detected Russian attempt to hack 3 congressional candidates this year

Microsoft detected Russian attempt to hack 3 congressional candidates this year

Burt did not identify which campaigns had been targeted, only describing the victims as "people who due to their positions might have been interesting targets from an espionage standpoint as well as f...

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President calls taping 'unheard of and perhaps illegal'

President calls taping 'unheard of and perhaps illegal'

Cohen finds himself at the center of an investigation in the Southern District of NY into whether he violated campaign-finance laws, committed bank fraud or wire fraud, engaged in illegal lobbying ,...

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British reject May’s Brexit plan, some turn to Boris and far right

British reject May’s Brexit plan, some turn to Boris and far right

Yesterday Boris Johnson launched an excoriating attack on the PM's "dithering" Brexit strategy in his first Commons speech since quitting. Davis said he could not support May's plan to maintain ...

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In historic first, DOJ releases Carter Page FISA application

In historic first, DOJ releases Carter Page FISA application

The FISA application cites evidence in the Steele dossier , believed to have been compiled by former British intelligence agent Christopher Steele, that Page engaged in "clandestine intelligence acti...

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May warns European Union on 'unworkable' Irish border proposals

May warns European Union on 'unworkable' Irish border proposals

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator highlighted Gibraltar's future outside the bloc as one of the "important" pending issues that must be resolved by October before a withdrawal agreement can be conclude...

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Ridiculous 'beyond words' says Carter Page of allegations

Ridiculous 'beyond words' says Carter Page of allegations

The heavily redacted 412-page document includes the agency's initial October 2016 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrant application to surveil Page, along with three renewal applica...

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Hackers steal medical records of millions

Hackers steal medical records of millions

Data taken include names and addresses but not medical records, other than medicines dispensed in some cases. And the hackers did not have access to other records, such as diagnosis documents, test re...

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Hungary's Orban pledges 'zero tolerance' for anti-Semitism in Israel visit

Hungary's Orban pledges 'zero tolerance' for anti-Semitism in Israel visit

Those issues don't seem to bother Netanyahu as he tries forging stronger and closer ties with European nations willing to provide strong backing to Israel . On Thursday, Orban will meet with Foreign ...

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Rouhani says conflict with Iran would be 'mother of all wars'

Rouhani went on to say that the USA was not "in a position to incite the Iranian nation against Iran's security and interests", in an apparent reference to reported efforts by Washington to destabil...

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Kimberly Guilfoyle, Fox News part ways

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Fox News part ways

The New York Daily News has been closely documenting Trump Jr. and Guilfoyle's budding relationship . The media personality has always been a strong advocate for Trump on " The Five ". IJR reached...

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Iran’s Khamenei: ‘Negotiations with United States useless’

Iran’s Khamenei: ‘Negotiations with United States useless’

Rouhani also appeared to refer to a recent report that the Trump administration is using speeches and online activities to try to create a swell of internal dissatisfaction with the regime. "The US se...

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Israel wins widespread praise for role in rescue of Syria's White Helmets

Israel wins widespread praise for role in rescue of Syria's White Helmets

Israel signalled it would not impede the Syrian army presence in Quneitra as long as it steered away from the demilitarised zone, and said it will continue to escalate attacks along its frontier and ...

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French president's aide questioned by police for allegedly beating protester

French president's aide questioned by police for allegedly beating protester

The French public prosecutor has opened a preliminary inquiry into potential charges against Alexandre Benalla . The Elysee Palace said that Alexandre Benalla, 26, would be dismissed after "new ele...

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Rouhani to Trump: ‘War with Iran is mother of all wars’

Rouhani to Trump: ‘War with Iran is mother of all wars’

Trump said during a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit earlier in July that with the USA increasing sanctions on Iran, he expected Iranian negotiators "at a certain point" to "call me and say...

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Happy birthday, Prince George

Last month, George and his family joined the Queen and other royals on Buckingham Palace's balcony as the monarch's official birthday celebrations drew to a close with the traditional fly-past of airc...

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Suspect arrested in killing of father of 2 Parkland shooting survivors

Suspect arrested in killing of father of 2 Parkland shooting survivors

Ali was transported to Fort Lauderdale's Broward Health Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. Surveillance video released by the Broward County Sheriff's Office shows the man following Al...

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President Trump says ‘inconceivable’ that Cohen recorded conversation about ex-Playmate payment

President Trump says ‘inconceivable’ that Cohen recorded conversation about ex-Playmate payment

A recording of the conversation, which took place two months before the 2016 presidential election, was seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in a raid on Mr Cohen's home and office earlier th...

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Intel chief talks about Trump, Russia meddling

Intel chief talks about Trump, Russia meddling

I think the overall objective is to sow discord and get us all to fight against each other rather than understand who the enemy is". She added, "I think what we've seen on the foreign influence side...

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Intel head says he did not intend to criticize Trump

Intel head says he did not intend to criticize Trump

Meanwhile, Trump on Thursday tweeted his meeting with Putin had been a " great success " while once again stating the "Fake News Media" was the "real enemy of the American people". Sen. Ben Sass...

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DOJ Releases FISA Warrant Application for Carter Page

The Times and other outlets obtained the documents thanks to FOIA lawsuits. The FBI also believed that " Page has been collaborating and conspiring with the Russian government", the document ...

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‘No rush for speed’ in N. Korea’s denuclearization, sanctions still in place

‘No rush for speed’ in N. Korea’s denuclearization, sanctions still in place

However, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who visited Pyongyang three times, most recently in early July, has been hesitant to publicly put a timeline on denuclearization. We have no speed limit. ...

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Iran nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tonnes

Iran nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi says uranium stockpile reaches 950 tonnes

This effect could be significant at a time when countries that are caught in the middle of the Iran-US conflict are uncertain about the extent of the American enforcement they may face in the months a...

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Russia Campaign, Just One Tree in Woodland Rosenstein Says

Russia Campaign, Just One Tree in Woodland Rosenstein Says

He cited Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats, who last Friday said that Russia's actions have continued. "The challenge calls for the application of neutral principles", he said. Meanwhil...

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This Murder Accused Was Not Arrested Because Of

This Murder Accused Was Not Arrested Because Of "Stand Your Ground" Law

The surveillance video continues to show the altercation when McGlockton pushed Drejka. "McGlockton approached Drejka. He didn't waste any time getting to him, and then he pushed him, but it isn't...

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NYT Reveals Tape of Trump and Michael Cohen Discussing Payment to Playmate

NYT Reveals Tape of Trump and Michael Cohen Discussing Payment to Playmate

He said that the tape also shows Trump was just learning that AMI, the holding company of the National Enquirer , had already paid McDougal for her story but was not running it. Moscow denies US alle...

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PM to visit Irish border as Brexit concerns continue

PM to visit Irish border as Brexit concerns continue

On Friday, the Prime Minister will make a speech in Belfast. Mrs May has repeatedly voiced her opposition and on Friday is due to do so again, saying: "The economic and constitutional dislocation ...

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Doubts Swirl Over Claims of Gold-Filled Russian Shipwreck

Doubts Swirl Over Claims of Gold-Filled Russian Shipwreck

South Korean financial regulators also cautioned against investing in treasure hunting ventures. The gold was being stored in the ship's holds to stop the Japanese seizing it. That's according to ...

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Possible Hostage Situation Reported at Silver Lake Trader Joe’s Store: LAPD

Possible Hostage Situation Reported at Silver Lake Trader Joe’s Store: LAPD

WATCH LIVE: CBS2 reporters are at the scene of a possible active shooter situation at the Trader Joe's near Hyperion and Rowena in Silver Lake . Events began with a shooting in the 1600 block of 32...

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Jewish nation-state law blatant violation of Palestinian rights

Jewish nation-state law blatant violation of Palestinian rights

Arab citizens account for some 17.5 percent of Israel s more than eight million population. The legislation , sparking outrage of Israel's Arab community, strips Arabic of its designation as an off...

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Trump Stuns Washington, Invites Russia's Vladimir Putin to White House

Trump Stuns Washington, Invites Russia's Vladimir Putin to White House

In a tweet , Trump said that he was "severely criticised for being too nice to Putin " before he termed the "fake news media" as "hypocrites". I have President Putin. said Friday. Anatoly Anto...

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Spain drops arrest warrants for former Catalan leader Puigdemont

Spain drops arrest warrants for former Catalan leader Puigdemont

Judge Pablo Llarena revoked the European and global arrest warrants previously issued against Professor Ponsati and the other five Catalan politicians. But critics point out there was no violence duri...

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Senate blocks Flake resolution seeking answers on Trump-Putin summit

Senate blocks Flake resolution seeking answers on Trump-Putin summit

It also maintains Russian Federation "must be held accountable for its actions" and calls for the "immediate and full implementation of mandatory sanctions". Sen. Marco Rubio delivered a floor speec...

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Angela Merkel Supports Proposed Trump/Putin Summit in Washington - Hit & Run

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), a frequent critic of the president, said he would "absolutely not" support having the translator testify before Congress, arguing it would have a chilling ef...

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Suspected perpetrators of Former Russian Spy Sergei Skripal attack identified

Suspected perpetrators of Former Russian Spy Sergei Skripal attack identified

Investigators cross-checked that information with the manifest of the flight on which the suspects were believed to have left Britain. Those names were aliases, the source said, and police have not ye...

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Trump faces growing storm over vehicle tariffs

Trump faces growing storm over vehicle tariffs

Jennifer Thomas, vice president of federal government affairs at the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, is testifying against the levies and notes that "our view is shared by over 2,200 comments th...

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Trump 'secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model'

Trump 'secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model'

But, possibly in reference to questions about whether he had violated any campaign finance laws, Trump added that "your favorite President did nothing wrong! ". Ms McDougal sold her story to The N...

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Malcolm Turnbull calls on Pope to sack disgraced archbishop Philip Wilson

Malcolm Turnbull calls on Pope to sack disgraced archbishop Philip Wilson

Wilson was convicted of covering up abuse by priest Jim Fletcher in the NSW Hunter region in the 1970s, making him the most senior catholic in the world to be convicted of concealing sexual abuse. N...

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Cohen Lawyer: 'Spin' Can't Change What's On Tape

The FBI raided Cohen's office, home and hotel room in April, searching in part for information about payments to McDougal and porn actress Stormy Daniels, who received a $130,000 payment from Cohen be...

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Dollar drops further on Trump's comments on currency, rate hike

Around $505 billion of Chinese goods came into the United States in 2017, leading to a trade deficit of almost $376 billion, U.S. government data shows. In excerpts of the interview released on Thursd...

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