• Two suspects arrested for Tehran terror attack
Two suspects arrested for Tehran terror attack

During a massive funeral ceremony in Tehran following Friday prayers, thousands chanted "Down with the U.S." and "Death to Al-Saud", the Saudi royal family, while carrying coffins of victims. The attacks on Tehran's parliament complex and the shrine of revolutionary leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini also wounded more than 50 people and were the fi...

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  • Why Comey's Interaction With Loretta Lynch Left Him
Why Comey's Interaction With Loretta Lynch Left Him "Queasy"

Comey said, "There were other things that contributed to that". An employee with a NY publisher told Daily Times, "Jim Comey's story has everything, from White House intrigue to possible corruption and law breaking". Fox News chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge reported her off-camera questions to Comey about Mrs. Clinton'...

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  • Iran lawmakers briefed on Tehran attacks
Iran lawmakers briefed on Tehran attacks

Iran's state TV is reporting that the country's authorities have arrested seven suspects for supporting the Islamic State-claimed dual attacks that killed 17 people in Tehran. Undaunted, officials say Iran will step up the strategy, which includes sending fighters to battle Daesh in Syria and Iraq alongside allied Shiite groups.

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  • Amnesty bemoans cost of Gulf crisis on human rights
Amnesty bemoans cost of Gulf crisis on human rights

But it has fallen out with its Arab neighbors, who accuse it of sponsoring extremist groups, some of them allegedly linked to arch Saudi foe Iran, fomenting trouble across the region. "While current operations from Al Udeid Air Base have not been interrupted or curtailed, the evolving situation is hindering our ability to plan for longer-term milit...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn predicts another general election this year
Jeremy Corbyn predicts another general election this year

In the Sunday Mirror , opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , who scored hefty gains in the election , said there was still a chance for him to be prime minister if May failed to form a government. Her Conservatives struck an outline deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) for support on key legislation. The result was...

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  • Theresa May's top advisors quit after election failure
Theresa May's top advisors quit after election failure

May put on a fearless face after Thursday's vote, expressing sorrow for the MPs who lost their seats but refusing to acknowledge how her election gamble backfired. Labour had been expected to sustain heavy losses but the results vindicated Mr Corbyn's heavily maligned leadership after the party put in its best performance in years, winning a total ...

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  • Two US soldiers killed in attack by Afghan soldier
Two US soldiers killed in attack by Afghan soldier

He, said in a statement that the attack took place in the Achin district . The so-called "green-on-blue" attack on Saturday is the latest in a line of incidents where Afghan soldiers have turned their weapons on worldwide forces they are working with.

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  • Northern Ireland's DUP to back PM May in forming govt
Northern Ireland's DUP to back PM May in forming govt

Instead, she risks an ignominious exit after just 11 months at Number 10 Downing Street , which would be the shortest tenure of any prime minister for nearly a century. "As I reflect on the results, I will reflect on what I need to do in the future to take the party forward". "Gavin will have an important role to play in that".

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  • UK's Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next
UK's Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next

May is now looking to rule the country with less than 50% of seats in Parliament's House of Commons, and is banking on support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to be the ally that helps her party push its agenda through Parliament.

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  • London Bridge terrorists planned larger attack using heavy truck and Molotov cocktails
London Bridge terrorists planned larger attack using heavy truck and Molotov cocktails

The three men rammed into pedestrians on London Bridge on June 3 before going on a stabbing rampage at bars at nearby Borough Market. While the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed the responsibility for the attack, Haydon said police have so far not found evidence to suggest it was coordinated from overseas, or that the assailant...

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  • What the United Kingdom election quake means for the world
What the United Kingdom election quake means for the world

But May soldiered on Friday, re-appointing senior ministers to her Cabinet and holding talks with a small Northern Irish party about shoring up her minority government. The collapse of support for the right-wing UK Independence Party had been expected to benefit just the Conservatives , but Labour gained from them too, suggesting that the disi...

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  • UK conservatives agree outline deal with DUP for support
UK conservatives agree outline deal with DUP for support

Meanwhile, May announced that former housing minister Gavin Barwell would replace Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , her joint chiefs of staff who resigned in the aftermath of Thursday's elections . The British pound tumbled against the USA dollar GBP= and the euro EURGBP= after the election result. May has said Brexit talks will begin on June 19...

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  • Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism
Qatar denies that charities fund terrorism

USA officials insisted the two men were sending the same message with different emphases, aimed at encouraging their Arab allies to put aside grievances and focus on fighting terrorism. "The blockade is hindering USA military actions in the region and the campaign against ISIS", Tillerson warned. The U.S. military has previously insisted that that ...

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  • In Israel : Govt plans most settlement homes since 1992 - Minister
In Israel : Govt plans most settlement homes since 1992 - Minister

Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian land do not just amount to war crimes under global law, they violate fundamental principles of worldwide law triggering additional responsibilities among all states. "The EU calls on both sides to engage in a meaningful process in view of reaching a negotiated two-state solution, and reiterates its readin...

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  • Sturgeon urges voters to help keep Tories in check
Sturgeon urges voters to help keep Tories in check

The second mandate was given when a majority of MSPs at Holyrood backed Ms Sturgeon's plans for another vote, it adds. With the United Kingdom due to exit the European Union in less than two years, the SNP leader and Scottish First Minster said Scotland "must have a choice about our future" between Brexit and independence.

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors - 6/12/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors - 6/12/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

They scored 49 points in the 1st Quarter, the most points scored in a Quarter in NBA Finals History. They lost in the 2015 NBA Finals thanks to the absence of Irving and Kevin Love , but they bounced back with the win a year ago, and they had a good chance of defending.

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  • Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on
Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

The DUP will agree to vote for or abstain on the Queen's speech - a ceremonial speech at the House of Lords where the Queen outlines new government's policies -, and key legislation at the lower house of the parliament. May's authority over her party was shattered by the election result. DUP Leader Arlene Foster recently denied the party was homo...

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  • Saudi Arabia, UAE welcome Trump's warning to Qatar
Saudi Arabia, UAE welcome Trump's warning to Qatar

The mixed messages extended to the Pentagon, which issued a statement reaffirming Qatar's critical role as a military partner to the U.S. and expressing concern that the deepening instability would hurt the US-led campaign against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

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  • London Terrorist Attack Suspect Tried to Get Job at Wimbledon Security Firm
London Terrorist Attack Suspect Tried to Get Job at Wimbledon Security Firm

Khuram Butt , a 27-year-old Pakistan-born British citizen, had to take a van instead, when the card he tried to pay with did not go through. "I'm sure there's more witnesses out there - I would appeal for them to come forward". Butt had two accomplices to carry out the terror attack on June 3, which resulted in the death of eight people, and wo...

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  • DUP to support minority government after deal reached
DUP to support minority government after deal reached

He has also said that people will "look back at this whole climate change debate and ask ourselves how on Earth we were ever conned into spending billions of pounds". Coalition: The DUP have reached an agreement with the Tories. The outlined agreement "will be put forward for discussion and agreement" at cabinet meeting on Monday, one day bef...

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