• House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney
House intel subpoenas Trump's personal attorney

Mr Cohen, a long-time attorney for the Trump Organisation and a personal lawyer for Mr Trump, told ABC News he has turned down invitations to appear from both the House Committee, and a separate Senate Committee. One of the businesses, Flynn Intel Group Inc., did consulting work for a Turkish businessman that required Flynn to register with t...

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  • Sessions To Face Committee Over Comey
Sessions To Face Committee Over Comey

The first casualty may be-or at least ought to be-Attorney General Jeff Sessions , the first sitting senator to back Trump's renegade candidacy, as well as the architect of Trump's anti-immigration, anti-voting rights agenda. Discussions with the attorney general on topics within the scope of the President's constitutional duties ordinarily woul...

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  • U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions to give evidence in Russian Federation 'meddling' probe
U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions to give evidence in Russian Federation 'meddling' probe

Sessions was scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before Sen. The next day, Sessions recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation and said it would be overseen by his deputy attorney general, who last month appointed a special counsel to handle the probe.

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  • Irish Sinn Fein Leader Rules Out Taking Seats in Parliament
Irish Sinn Fein Leader Rules Out Taking Seats in Parliament

The party will also shape the nature of the deal that the United Kingdom pursues. Sinn Féin's leader in Northern Ireland Michelle O'Neill has said her party can be effective without taking seats at Westminster. Mrs May rejected calls for her to step down after squandering a hefty majority in her bid to win a personal mandate for the imminent ...

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  • Prosecutors seek jail time for ex-Penn State president
Prosecutors seek jail time for ex-Penn State president

Curley's sentence was the most severe, as he must serve three months in prison followed by four months of house arrest. "Today's sentencings, which landed all three defendants behind bars, leaves no doubt that there are consequences for failing to protect children in Pennsylvania", state Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement.

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  • No Brexit deal option important: Davis
No Brexit deal option important: Davis

BREXIT talks could be derailed if Theresa May loses her majority in Parliament , throwing negotiations into chaos. However, she added the EU countries would be "asserting the interests of the 27 member states that will make up the European Union in future" during negotiations.

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  • Seoul: 2 rescued North Koreans ask to defect to South
Seoul: 2 rescued North Koreans ask to defect to South

The latest round of missile launches came a day after South Korea's new president Moon Jae-in announced he was suspending the rollout of a THAAD , created to deter a missile attack from Pyongyang, which it is installing in collaboration with the U.S.

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  • Death toll rises in Philippine troops' assault on militants
Death toll rises in Philippine troops' assault on militants

He now heads an alliance of at least 10 smaller militant groups, including the Maute , which has a heavy presence in Marawi and has been instrumental in fighting off government forces in the current battles. The clashes erupted on May 23 when gunmen waving the black flags of Daesh rampaged through the mostly Muslim-populated city in response to ...

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  • Trump and aides turn their fire on former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey
Trump and aides turn their fire on former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey

After staying off Twitter during Comey's testimony on Thursday, Trump began Friday with a sharp critique of the man he fired last month. Comey delivered scathing testimony a day earlier in a highly anticipated Senate hearing, saying Trump sought to derail a probe into onetime national security advisor Michael Flynn - at best, a political miscalcu...

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  • Police identify third suspect in London Bridge attack
Police identify third suspect in London Bridge attack

British police released new details Tuesday on the deadly London Bridge attack , naming the third attacker and identifying another victim. The three terrorists were dead - eight minutes after they drove their van into London Bridge and started stabbing anyone they could find.

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  • No need to cancel Trump's visit to UK - British Foreign Secretary
No need to cancel Trump's visit to UK - British Foreign Secretary

Hitting tack at US President Donald Trump , Mayor London Sadiq Khan stated that Trump's state visit to Britain should be cancelled. Mr Khan previously said that Mr Trump was wrong about " many things" and that his state visit should not go ahead.

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  • Father: Comey 'wants to cool it for a while'
Father: Comey 'wants to cool it for a while'

And Trump says he is "100 percent" willing to testify - under oath. Comey on Thursday told a Senate committee investigating Russian meddling in United States elections that Trump had asked him drop the case against Flynn in a one-on-one conversation in the Oval Office in February, the day after Flynn was sacked.

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  • Here's how Theresa May could be overthrown at 1922 Committee meeting
Here's how Theresa May could be overthrown at 1922 Committee meeting

Gove crashed out of the cabinet previous year after challenging May for the Conservative leadership, stymying Boris Johnson's chances in the process. Ruth Davidson, the leader of the Conservative Party in Scotland who is credited with a surprise win of 13 seats for the party there, said yesterday that the PM needed to "look again" at Brexit.

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  • Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims
Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

When asked if he would testify under oath with special counsel Robert Mueller , Trump confirmed he would. On Thursday, the former FBI director told the upper chamber that Trump had demanded his personal loyalty - and then asked him to demonstrate that loyalty, by dropping the FBI's investigation into Michael Flynn .

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  • Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Sebastien Vettel
Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Sebastien Vettel

MONTREAL (AP ) - Lewis Hamilton managed to avoid the jostling for position behind him on the opening lap of the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday. When he looked in his mirror, the news got even better. Ocon responded on his way in: "He can not do that". Thats not fair racing at all.”. The 18-year-old Stroll, on the grid for the first time be...

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  • Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Bears Ears
Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Bears Ears

President Donald Trump called James Comey "cowardly" and said he thought any leaked information coming from the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director could be "far more prevalent" than believed in his latest early morning Twitter jab, NBC News reported.

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  • White House says Trump looks forward to scheduling United Kingdom trip
White House says Trump looks forward to scheduling United Kingdom trip

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called for the cancellation of the visit altogether, joining MPs from across the political spectrum in citing disagreements over the Paris climate accord and the US President's criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan following the London Bridge terror attacks.

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  • Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum
Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

The announcement reassures that the other elements of ISIL terrorist group related to Wednesday attack were identified and arrested before managing to do anything. Still, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei has previously stated his belief that the United States created the Islamic State, referred to as Daesh in the Middle East.

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  • Ex-FBI Director James Comey visits hometown, dad
Ex-FBI Director James Comey visits hometown, dad

Schumer maintained that special counsel Robert Mueller, who is heading the Justice Department's investigation, would be consulted first. It comes a day after U.S. Comey also laid out specifics on at least two private phone calls initiated by Trump and said that altogether, they had had nine conversations. Comey referred to Trump's comment when ...

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  • North Korea 'most urgent' threat to security: Mattis
North Korea 'most urgent' threat to security: Mattis

In late May, North Korea launched a short-range ballistic missile which landed in the Sea of Japan, about 300km off the Japanese coast. In what could be a further complication, this may be a signal that South Korea is slipping away from USA influence as Seoul seeks better terms with Pyongyang and Beijing.

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