• Three Fort Campbell Soldiers Killed in Gunfire in Afghanistan
Three Fort Campbell Soldiers Killed in Gunfire in Afghanistan

According to an Afghan official, coalition forces killed one man and his 2 sons in the Nangarhar province of Afghanistan . In Washington , White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer spoke about the deaths at his regular press briefing Monday.

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  • Another blockade from U.S. appeals court — Trump Travel Ban
Another blockade from U.S. appeals court — Trump Travel Ban

Critics of the ban see it as a pretext for banning the entry of Muslims, a step Trump called for in his campaign. The president tweeted, "We need the travel ban as an extra level of security". "Here, the President has not done so". Much to the dismay of his lawyers , Trump hasn't been shy about expressing how he really feels about the travel ban...

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  • Lawyers, Whistleblowers: Comey's Release of Memos Methodical
Lawyers, Whistleblowers: Comey's Release of Memos Methodical

Trump said on Friday that he would be " 100 percent " willing to testify under oath to special counsel Robert Mueller , who was tapped to lead the investigation into Russian election meddling. Asked for his reaction to the events of this week, including his testimony in the Senate on Thursday, Comey answered, "You can ask, but I'm not going to tal...

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  • Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after United Kingdom election
Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after United Kingdom election

The Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) is the largest unionist political party in Northern Ireland . "The talks so far have been positive". The relationship between the church and party has weakened over time: Paisley's successor as party leader, Peter Robinson, was a member of the Free Presbyterians, but the current DUP leader, Arlene Foster ...

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  • British Prime Minister Theresa May To Face Party Lawmakers After Election Disaster
British Prime Minister Theresa May To Face Party Lawmakers After Election Disaster

Several challenges await May's new government in the days to come. May is due to begin Brexit negotiations with Brussels on June 19 in a weaker position than before the June election. Corbyn believes that without an outright majority s May's position is vulnerable and he intends to oppose the Queen's Speech in an attempt to bring down her...

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  • Turkey surprises with 5 percent first quarter growth
Turkey surprises with 5 percent first quarter growth

The strong data will be a boost for the government under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who in April narrowly won a referendum on boosting his powers with the economy a key issue. The Turkish lira also strengthened by about 0.3 percent to 3.5210 compared with its start of 3.5371 during Monday's trading. "I think the most important point is that co...

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  • Trump's United Kingdom visit should be cancelled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan
Trump's United Kingdom visit should be cancelled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Khan and Trump have had a bitter back-and-forth in the days since the attack, exacerbating the already tense relationship between the British people and the US government. "What Donald Trump did in response to the British tragedy was, again, I think, inappropriate for a toddler, much less the president of the United States", Rep.

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  • Spicer won't say if Sessions may claim privilege
Spicer won't say if Sessions may claim privilege

Comey also said that Sessions had no response for him when he questioned the meeting, during which Comey testified Trump asked for his "loyalty". For his part, Comey said last week he believes he was sacked because of the Russian Federation inquiry.

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  • Lincoln County authorities search for 4 escaped jail inmates
Lincoln County authorities search for 4 escaped jail inmates

The others were charged with property crimes, he said. Irvin was charged with first-degree murder, according to KFOR . "Three out of the four people, I'm going to say are extremely risky people", Lincoln County Sheriff Charlie Dougherty said.

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  • Qatar says backs Kuwait mediation efforts over rift with Arab states
Qatar says backs Kuwait mediation efforts over rift with Arab states

In the Gulf's biggest diplomatic crisis in years, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and others cut diplomatic ties with Qatar last week after accusing it of supporting extremist groups. In addition to closing their airspace to Qatar Airways, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain have also shut down the airline's offices. He appealed to the ...

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  • Los Angeles apartment construction site burns
Los Angeles apartment construction site burns

Fire officials say Garcia is being held on $75,000 bail. Arson investigators quickly examined the scene, and a man described as a person of interest was detained for questioning, fire Capt. They were being assisted by the American Red Cross . Authorities said 10 adults and 10 children were displaced due to the blaze. A female firefighter was t...

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  • Non-Qataris allowed to stay despite crisis
Non-Qataris allowed to stay despite crisis

This will come as a relief to the more than 11,000 people from Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain living in Qatar. Concerns have been raised for the impact of these measures on people who live in all the countries affected. They accuse Qatar of supporting terrorist groups, charges denied by Doha. "We will continue deliveries as long as there...

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  • Venezuela U20s 0-1 England U20s: We are the champions!
Venezuela U20s 0-1 England U20s: We are the champions!

England's Fikayo Tomori, left. and teammate Ainsley Maitland-Niles celebrate after defeating Venezuela 1-0 in the final of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup Korea 2017 at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon , South Korea , Sunday, June 11, 2017 .

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  • May re-appoints minister she had fired
May re-appoints minister she had fired

Parts of the Tory manifesto will be "pruned away" as Theresa May prepares for a showdown with Conservative MPs amid anger over the way the party saw its majority wiped out in the General Election . " Theresa May can squat in Number 10 as long as she wants but the message is stark - she has no power, no influence and her game is up", said Mr F...

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  • Maryland, DC to File New Legal Challenge to Trump Conflicts
Maryland, DC to File New Legal Challenge to Trump Conflicts

Since Trump continues to own and profit from the Trump Organization , the lawsuit claims citizens can not know whether their president is making decisions in the best interests of the nation or rather out of "self-interested motivations grounded in the global and domestic business dealings in which President Trump's personal fortune is at stak...

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  • Sessions' testimony to Congress Tuesday to be open to public
Sessions' testimony to Congress Tuesday to be open to public

Justice Department claims that Sessions himself requested that his testimony be public rather than behind close doors like many Intelligence Committee hearings, according to a report on Monday, Sessions may remain tight-lipped anyway. I told the AG that what had just happened - him being asked to leave while the Federal Bureau of Investigation dir...

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  • EU and UK citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says
EU and UK citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says

The deal has also caused disquiet in Dublin, prompting Irish premier Enda Kenny to warn such an alliance could upset Northern Ireland's fragile peace. May has turned to the Protestant Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in Northern Ireland in the hope of gaining support of their 10 MPs. Mr Brady indicated that she would have to ditch much of her co...

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  • Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes
Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

But in response to a Freedom of Information Act request from The Wall Street Journal , the agency said it did not have any such records for the Trump administration. He argued Trump's business dealings do not violate the Constitution, a claim supported by the Department of Justice in a 70-page brief filed Friday calling for the dismissal of the ...

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  • Tillerson says Qatar blockade 'hindering' military operations
Tillerson says Qatar blockade 'hindering' military operations

Mr Trump said Qatar has historically been a funder of terrorism at a "very high level" and that he had decided it was time to call on the country to stop. With supply chains disrupted and anxiety mounting about deepening economic turbulence, banks and firms in Gulf Arab states were trying to keep business links to Qatar open and avoid a costly ...

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  • US President Donald Trump's travel ban suffers fresh blow in appeals court
US President Donald Trump's travel ban suffers fresh blow in appeals court

Critically, the judges again pointed to Trump's social media presence to substantiate their ruling , including a seres of Twitter posts from June 5 in which the president claimed "we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain risky countries , not some politically correct term that won't help us protect our people!" The Trump Administration declared i...

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