• Decapitated Trump head 'way too far' - Kathy Griffin
Decapitated Trump head 'way too far' - Kathy Griffin

Griffin appears in a video posted online Tuesday holding what looks like President Donald Trump's bloody, severed head. "It is clearly disgusting and completely inappropriate", Cooper wrote, also in a tweet . Will you pressure your own network to drop Griffin following this photo shoot depicting a beheaded President? The comic apologiz...

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  • Hawaii law aligns state with Paris climate pact
Hawaii law aligns state with Paris climate pact

Hawaii is joining at least 12 other states that have formed the U.S. Climate Alliance and promised to remain committed to the goals in the Paris deal. Although Hawaii already has strong environmental rules, the new law is the first to directly refer to the standards of the Paris agreement , said Glen Andersen, who tracks energy and climat...

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  • Reporters Repeatedly Ask Spicer Same Question on Comey Tapes, Get Same Answer
Reporters Repeatedly Ask Spicer Same Question on Comey Tapes, Get Same Answer

The Secret Service has handled recording systems within the White House for previous presidents. After Trump again intimated last week that he could have recorded his controversial discussions with fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , it remained unclear if that claim was true.

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  • British Prime Minister Faces Pressure to Resign After Vote Backfires
British Prime Minister Faces Pressure to Resign After Vote Backfires

On June 19, the Queen, in traditional state coach and full regalia, will travel from Buckingham Palace to Parliament to unveil the new government's legislative agenda. "She was clear she was responsible". On Tuesday, May is due to meet the DUP leader Arlene Foster to finalize a deal to ensure support for May's minority government on major iss...

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  • Hundreds of containers on their way to Qatar from Oman
Hundreds of containers on their way to Qatar from Oman

The website DohaNews reported that the Islamic republic has sent hundreds of tons of food that Qatar has bought from Iranian companies over the past few days to relieve the lack of supplies caused by the closure of its border with Saudi Arabia, through which 40 percent of imports, mainly food, arrived in Doha from Riyadh before ties were severed.

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  • Hawaii Becomes First US State To Adopt Goals in Paris Climate Accord
Hawaii Becomes First US State To Adopt Goals in Paris Climate Accord

California, New York, Washington and nine other states - which together account for over a third of the country's GDP - have stated their commitment to cutting emissions by 26-28% from 2005 levels, as agreed by President Barack Obama under the Paris agreement .

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  • DUP will use increased influence responsibly, says Arlene Foster
DUP will use increased influence responsibly, says Arlene Foster

This marked an apparent reversal of plans to turf out those considered less than loyal - a sign of her weakened stature in a party that traditionally craves strong leaders. Claiming 318 seats in last Thursday's election, the Conservatives find themselves eight seats short of a majority and in need of the Democratic Unionist Party's ten seats.

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  • Election 2017: Keep an open mind on Brexit talks, Davidson warns May
Election 2017: Keep an open mind on Brexit talks, Davidson warns May

Mrs May, who was working on putting her Cabinet together, sent Chief Whip Gavin Williamson to Belfast for talks with DUP counterpart Sir Jeffrey Donaldson. Standing outside 10 Downing St. today, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May tried to put a fearless face on the disastrous results of Thursday's vote.

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify publicly before Senate on Tuesday
Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify publicly before Senate on Tuesday

Ron Wyden , a Democrat of OR and a member of the committee, says Sunday. President Trump's attorney general is now being drawn into the investigations of Russian election meddling. He also urged Trump to produce any tapes of his conversations with Comey . In March, he announced his recusal from the Trump-Russia investigation.

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  • UK's May Vows to Deliver Conservatives From 'Mess' Caused by Election Setback
UK's May Vows to Deliver Conservatives From 'Mess' Caused by Election Setback

Mrs May displayed exceptionally poor judgment by forcing voters to go to the polls last week three years earlier than she had previously promised would be the case, and her sole excuse was that she needed a strengthened mandate to negotiate her version of Brexit .

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  • Arab nations put dozens with Qatar ties on terror list
Arab nations put dozens with Qatar ties on terror list

So good to see the Saudi Arabia visit with the King and 50 countries already paying off. "Perhaps this will be the beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism!" Trump also says that unity among Gulf Cooperation Council countries and strong partnerships with the United States are crucial for defeating terrorism.

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  • Katy Perry accidentally flashes bare butt during Witness live stream
Katy Perry accidentally flashes bare butt during Witness live stream

In the past, she said, she has had suicidal thoughts. Katy Perry broke down with emotion when describing her depression and offered to bury the hatchet with fellow pop superstar Taylor Swift as she livestreamed her life for 96 hours. "It's hard to hear those clapbacks sometimes and your ego wants to turn from them", she added, "and I've been ...

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  • Historical marker honors interracial couple who changed the law
Historical marker honors interracial couple who changed the law

Today (6/12) marks the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision affirming the legality of interracial marriage in the U.S. In Virginia , a new historical highway marker now stands in dedication to the couple who fought that case.

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  • SKorea leader proposes Asian nations co-host 2030 World Cup
SKorea leader proposes Asian nations co-host 2030 World Cup

Moon Jae-in made the offer during a Monday meeting with Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino , saying such an event would contribute to establishing peace among the two Koreas and in Northeast Asia. The two teams regularly play each other in friendlies and at worldwide competitions. How fans and participan...

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  • What parents need to look out for to prevent 'dry drowning'
What parents need to look out for to prevent 'dry drowning'

Haydon described the pink knives as "pretty unusual" and appealed for anyone with information about where they came from to contact police. The terrorists had also used cord to strap the knives to their hands to ensure they did not drop them as they attacked innocent bystanders.

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  • Bruised but defiant, UK's May will seek to form a new government
Bruised but defiant, UK's May will seek to form a new government

Corbyn advised the humiliated prime minister to pack up and leave and "make way for a government that is truly representative of this country". "I don't think Theresa May and this government have any credibility", Corbyn said , predicting that there could be another election within months.

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  • Package explodes at South Korean university, one hurt - fire official
Package explodes at South Korean university, one hurt - fire official

South Korean police say a university professor was being treated for injuries after opening a concealed explosive device brought to his office in Seoul. Witnesses reportedly said that as soon as Kim opened the parcel, the contents exploded and pieces of metal flew out. A police official was quoted as saying the explosive seemed shoddy and that wh...

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  • Talks to restore Stormont institutions to resume
Talks to restore Stormont institutions to resume

However, that is to largely misunderstand a situation in which the key dispute preventing the restoration of Stormont since March is not about the referee but between the two key participants - the DUP and Sinn Fein, with the key Sinn Fein demands such as that Arlene Foster can not serve as first minister while the "cash for ash" inquiry continue...

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  • Theresa May's election gamble backfires as voters throw a surprise
Theresa May's election gamble backfires as voters throw a surprise

British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will stay in office although her party lost its parliamentary majority in elections. If the exit poll is correct, Labour , led by veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn , could attempt to form a government with those smaller parties, which strongly oppose most of May's policies on domestic issues such as...

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  • Restore devolution or face return of direct rule, Foster tells Sinn Fein
Restore devolution or face return of direct rule, Foster tells Sinn Fein

The party is now led by Arlene Foster, a lawyer whose father was shot in an IRA gun attack when she was a child . The talks were paused over the General Election campaign. "I don't know how Theresa May can survive this, that's a matter for her party, of course", he said. Today sees talks to restore power-sharing resume in Belfast.

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