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North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

Sen. The US, South Korea and others often accuse North Korea of using foreign detainees to try to win diplomatic concessions. Vagonis urged the audience to remember the three remaining Americans held captive in North Korea. When the North Koreans began calling their American hostages "prisoners of war", Revere realized the situation was changing. "The South Korean authorities had better understand that if they persist in the war drills against the north, pursuant to lunatic Trump, they ... Read More

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Why Tuesday's Other Special Election Should Terrify Republicans — Forget Georgia

Trump sent supporters a text message crowing, "Congrats to Karen Handel on a HUGE win in GA!" Yet not all Democrats are pinning the blame on Pelosi, whom Politico described as "the Democrat that Republicans most love to hate". "All the Fake News, all the money spent = 0". Even as Ossoff lost, Democrats' spirits were somewhat lifted by the unexpectedly strong showing of their nominee in another special House election Tuesday, in SC. Read More

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Times of Israel: Iran Missile Strike Missed Target

Earlier on Monday, Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced that the Sunday attack on the "terrorists" in Syria's eastern region of Deir ez-Zor had been coordinated with the Syrian government. More than 170 "terrorists" including some commanders were killed in the missile strike, their statement said. The president also pointed to an anti-Iran sanctions bill passed by the USA senate last week, saying the new officials in Washington have made wrong calculations if they ... Read More

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Alexandria gunman carried list of names of members of Congress

Alexandria gunman carried list of names of members of Congress

In March, Sheriff's deputies came out to Hodgkinson's house in IL after a neighbor reported hearing 50 gunshots. Sue Hodgkinson says she can't explain the actions of her estranged husband, James T. Today, The Daily Caller published an exclusive story about a list found in James Hodgkinson's pocket after police brought him down. "He was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", Sava said. Read More

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Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned

And to take into account our positions (as fast as) possible so we can start these negotiations, because that's the will of the Europeans... the representatives of the European Union , to start (as fast) as possible these negotiations. Hammond had been due to spell out his views on Brexit in a speech on Thursday, but it was cancelled following a deadly tower block fire in London on Wednesday. Read More

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Honoring your own on Father's Day

And the ranks of stay-at-home and single fathers have grown significantly in recent decades. Father's Day is more than just celebrating dads, according to Frei. Have a great Father's Day! He realizes hugs and handshakes are good substitutes while they develop - because he knows the kisses will come back when they're old enough to have children of their own. Read More

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Trump set to roll back Obama policy on Cuba

Trump set to roll back Obama policy on Cuba

It also indicates that the new administration will not reinstate the wet foot, dry foot policy, which allowed Cuban immigrants who reached American soil to remain in the country. The new limits on USA business deals will target the Armed Forces Business Enterprises Group (GAESA), a conglomerate involved in all sectors of the economy, including hotels, the officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity. Read More

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Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday

Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday

But May's predecessor, David Cameron , said there would be pressure after last week's surprise for a "softer" Brexit that gave greater priority to a close trading deal with the EU. Even senior Tories like the leader of the Scottish Conservatives , one of their few success stories at the moment, told us yesterday "it can't just be a Tory Brexit ". Read More

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Donald Trump is under pressure and it doesn't look good

Justice Department policy is that a sitting president can not be indicted by a grand jury, the Post also reported Wednesday . NPR has not confirmed this. "Look who he is hiring", Gingrich tweeted on Monday. Kellyanne Conway , a top adviser to the president, tweeted a report citing a Federal Election Commission report that states "Mueller's team includes big Democrat donors". Read More

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Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

Theresa May and Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster will hold critical talks on a deal to prop up a Tory minority administration after the Government admitted the Queen's Speech could be delayed. "Theresa May is a dead woman walking ". Mrs May's weakened position in the House of Commons as a result of losing her majority has fuelled speculation the Tories would be forced to soften their stance on Brexit. Read More

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UK's May Faces Pressure to Soften Brexit Approach

UK's May Faces Pressure to Soften Brexit Approach

Michael Gove, who is back in the cabinet as environment secretary, was also present along with other notable figures from both sides of the Brexit debate, such as europhile Ken Clarke and euroskeptic Trade Secretary Liam Fox. May plans a clean break from the EU, involving withdrawal from Europe's single market and customs union and limits on immigration from the EU. Several have said that she seeks to concentrate too much power in her immediate circle, leaving her cabinet and ... Read More

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Brexit talks may not start on time

The Secretary of State said the government remained "four square" behind the Good Friday accord. The Prime Minister is expected to signal to her parliamentary colleagues that she will run her government in a more collegiate, less controlling way, after sacrificing her two closest advisers, Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy. Read More

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Senior UK Cabinet ministers offer support to prime minister

But there is speculation she may now be forced to soften her approach, which had included a threat to walk away without a new trade deal in place. "They are all rights issues subject to previous agreements". Even if Corbyn is unable to challenge government, the Conservatives may find it hard to pass policies through the House without a more comfortable majority, especially with an alliance with a party that disagrees with it so much. Read More

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UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

The error is hugely embarrassing for May who ran her election campaign on the basis that only she is capable of negotiating Brexit . The party is seeking support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party to stay in power. "What that would allow the DUP is to say: we are not just acting in the interests of Northern Ireland ". It was also likely to seek to include Northern Ireland in the "Military Covenant", which ensures that veterans of the British armed forces receive ... Read More

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Trump Offers 'Warm Support' to Theresa May After Poll Setback

May made no reference to her party's damaging losses, leading the Evening Standard, edited by former Tory finance minister George Osborne, to splash the front-page headline " Queen of Denial". It was a painful reckoning for a prime minister whose election gamble failed in a stunning fashion. "I am delighted to see Labour do so well", the Vermont senator said in a Facebook post, linking to a Guardian news story . Read More

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Virat Kohli dismisses rift with coach Anil Kumble ahead of Pakistan clash

Virat Kohli dismisses rift with coach Anil Kumble ahead of Pakistan clash

The two sides have not played a bilateral series since 2012-2013, and India have refused to consider the idea without an end to "cross border terrorism" - code for militant incursions along the disputed Kashmir border. Considering the cut-throat nature of the competition, both the teams would be desperate to start the campaign on a winning note. Reports of a falling out between Kohli and Kumble emerged after India's cricket board ( BCCI ) invited applications for the head coach's ... Read More

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Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate

They've banded together in a loose coalition that intends to try and meet United States greenhouse gas emission targets set by the pact, despite official Washington policy. Peduto held court with dozens of press outlets Thursday after Trump used the Steel City as an example for why the USA would withdraw, saying "I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris ". Read More

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P.K. Subban says Predators will win Game 3 vs. Penguins

P.K. Subban says Predators will win Game 3 vs. Penguins

Three minutes later, Scott Wilson made it 3-1 Penguins, and 15 seconds later, Evgeni Malkin made it 4. During that time, 50 teams have also taken a 2-0 lead in the Final, and 90 percent have gone on to win the series. The officials have had little control in the Stanley Cup Final thus far. The Penguins were happy Monday in Game 1 with how they played defensively against Nashville. Read More

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Putin denies Russian meddling in USA election

Petersburg event said that Russian Federation is interested in participating in the Paris agreement but noted that the US must take part in curbing carbon emissions in some form. His speech earlier, however, was nearly entirely devoted to attracting foreign investment. "The sky is the limit in India". Speaking at an economic forum in St. Read More

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