• UK Police Arrest Man in Connection to Manchester Arena Attack
UK Police Arrest Man in Connection to Manchester Arena Attack

Isaac and Abz Forjani, who were arrested and released without charge, expressed shock at Abedi's actions. Six of the 17 people arrested for possible connections to the attack have been released, police said. He wrote: "This means more to us than all the awesome things people have done this week. when your daughter asks after her 2nd operation is ...

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  • Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door
Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door

An American student who had been detained in North Korea for nearly a year-and-a-half has been released. How he was freed: Bill Richardson, a former U.S. "Otto should have been released from the start", said US Sen. The sponsorship details were not known but PotCoin said in a press statement that Rodman would provide more information about hi...

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  • US Attorney General Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russian Federation 'detestable lie'
US Attorney General Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russian Federation 'detestable lie'

During this week's hearing, Sessions repeatedly explained his repeated non-disclosures by citing what he called a long-standing Department of Justice policy. Sessions told the senators that he has confidence in Mueller but said he had "no idea" if Trump did because he had not spoken to the president about the matter.

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  • US Attorney General to face Russian Federation questions
US Attorney General to face Russian Federation questions

Here's why Sessions is at the center of so much, and here's how he can help us better understand the still-unraveling Trump-Russia-FBI investigation. go" of his investigation into Flynn. Democrats are pushing for a public hearing. And, if Sessions was aware of the President's rationale, Reed said he expects that senators will ask why he d...

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  • Nicola Sturgeon calls for a pause in Brexit process
Nicola Sturgeon calls for a pause in Brexit process

The SNP's Brexit Minister Michael Russell did suggest that another vote was on the backburner amid confusion over the shape of the UK Government and Brexit. "I think people in the party see she reaches people that the Conservatives haven't got to in a long time ". We faced the freaky prospect of relatively few newly minted Conservative MPs...

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  • Trump calls May to offer 'his warm support' after election
Trump calls May to offer 'his warm support' after election

Independence Party. The new government and its partners will have to work hard to agree a strategy, although the EU's budget commissioner, Gunther Oettinger, tweeted that the United Kingdom is now a weaker negotiating partner than prior to the election and questioned whether the Brexit negotiations could start on schedule.

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  • White House to grant Pentagon authority to adjust troop levels in Afghanistan
White House to grant Pentagon authority to adjust troop levels in Afghanistan

Mattis acknowledged that he believed the Taliban were "surging" at the moment, something he said he meant to address. "We are putting it together now, and there are actions being taken to make certain that we don't pay a price for the delay", he said.

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  • North Korea Releases Detained US Student, Rodman Visits
North Korea Releases Detained US Student, Rodman Visits

Per WaPo, President Trump started efforts to evacuate Warmbier from the country once he became aware of his medical condition. There are now three USA citizens being held in the country. Businessman Kim Dong-chul was arrested in October 2015 and accused of espionage. Tony Kim, one of the men recently detained as he was leaving the country, is a...

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  • North Korea releases American student Otto Warmbier
North Korea releases American student Otto Warmbier

Warmbier, a student at the University of Virginia, had been charged with subversion by the DPRK and was sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labor in 2016. Certainly Mr. Trump is aware of Mr. Rodman's visit, but the former athlete's trip doesn't have official backing. Annabella Vagonis, a family friend from Reston, Virginia, whose daughter...

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  • Brazil's Temer survives court ruling that could have ended presidency
Brazil's Temer survives court ruling that could have ended presidency

Brazil's top electoral court on Friday voted against a case that could have potentially stripped Temer of his presidency. Temer, whose approval rate is 4%, is also being investigated on allegations of approving the payment of hush money to impeached lower house speaker Eduardo Cunha, who is now serving a 15-year prison sentence for corruption, mo...

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  • Republicans seek to clear air on whether Trump has Comey tapes
Republicans seek to clear air on whether Trump has Comey tapes

The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee comes one week after former FBI Director Comey cryptically told lawmakers the bureau had expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he did from an investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 election.

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  • U.S. student released by North Korea is in coma, family say
U.S. student released by North Korea is in coma, family say

Mr. Warmbier visited North Korea on a group tour previous year. He was charged with " hostile acts against the state ", and after an hour-long trial in March 2016 , he was sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labor. Following the May meeting in Oslo, North Korea urgently requested another meeting, which took place last week between the USA ...

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  • SESSIONS TESTIMONY | Sessions won't talk Trump conversations
SESSIONS TESTIMONY | Sessions won't talk Trump conversations

White House spokesman Sean Spicer did not explicitly endorse Sessions' appearance, saying in response to a question, "We're aware of it, and we'll go from there". A friend of the president suggested a day earlier that Trump was considering such an ouster. A Department of Justice official rejected this and told The Daily Caller: "Declining to an...

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  • Jailed US student flown out of North Korea 'in coma'
Jailed US student flown out of North Korea 'in coma'

On that trip, Rodman sang "Happy Birthday" to Kim Jong-Un, who referred to Rodman as his "best friend". But State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert told reporters Rodman had nothing to do with Warmbier's release. Rodman had told reporters before arriving in Pyongyang that the issue of Americans detained by North Korea is "not my goal right now"...

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  • Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student
Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student

Tillerson said the State Department secured his release at Trump's direction, and a spokeswoman was firm in saying Rodman's trip had nothing to do with Warmbier's release. Washington has stepped up pressure on China and other foreign powers to enforce existing United Nations sanctions, and has deployed increased military assets of its own in the r...

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  • Donald Trump says he's ready to testify, denies ex-FBI chief's claims
Donald Trump says he's ready to testify, denies ex-FBI chief's claims

Trump first alluded to the so-called " tapes " in a May 12 tweet, following Comey's claim of written memos on his personal meetings with the president. Bharara says he's not accusing Trump of pressing him on any particular case. Comey said he wanted to make sure it was made public after Trump tweeted he might have recordings of their convers...

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  • 'Significant progress' in Theresa May's talks with the DUP
'Significant progress' in Theresa May's talks with the DUP

After losing her parliamentary majority in a botched gamble on a snap election, May is so weakened that her Brexit strategy has become the subject of public debate inside her own party, with calls for her to take a more business-friendly approach.Seeking to avoid a second election that could deepen Britain's worst political turmoil since last Jun...

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  • North Korea releases jailed U.S. citizen Otto Warmbier
North Korea releases jailed U.S. citizen Otto Warmbier

March 2016 Warmbier, of Wyoming, Ohio, reportedly said in a tearful statement ahead of the trial in Pyongyang that he tried to steal the poster in exchange for a $10,000 used auto. Critics of engagement with North Korea say Rodman's visits legitimize the country's ruling regime. On June 6, North Korean officials asked for a meeting with Jo...

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  • Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller: White House
Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller: White House

Former Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.), who said he spoke with Trump on Monday night, raised questions about the fairness of the Mueller-led probe . Ruddy has spoken with the president several times since Trump took office, and his Twitter account includes a March 1 photo of himself with Trump in the Oval Office.

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  • Modi urges Spanish firms to invest in India
Modi urges Spanish firms to invest in India

After the summit, Putin will host Modi at a private dinner without any aides. Having welcomed him and after thanking him for making his visit to Spain, Rajoy announced the signing of a document to serve as a guide to develop "relations at a political, security, economic, scientific and technology level".

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