• Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relationship
Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relationship

President Donald Trump speaks about Cuba policy , Friday, June 16, 2017, in Miami . Cubans said they were crestfallen to be returning to an era of frostier ties with the U.S. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., tweeted Saturday - do the opposite of what President Barack Obama would have done. Online lodging booker Airbnb was allowed into Cuba , and c...

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  • Special Counsel Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings
Special Counsel Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings

Investigators would have to demonstrate corrupt intent on the part of the president, which is a high bar to clear. As Mueller assembles his investigative team, statements by Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy this week set off new questions.

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  • Election 2017: Corbyn won't rule out 'alternative alliance' with SNP
Election 2017: Corbyn won't rule out 'alternative alliance' with SNP

Ms Sturgeon will use a branded helicopter - dubbed the "Nicolopter" - to travel between key constituencies ahead of the June 8 General Election. The SNP is trying to defend the 56 seats it won in 2015 but is under pressure from the Conservatives in some seats and from Labour and the LibDems in others.

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  • Democrats win Baseball Game, hand trophy to Republicans in honor of Scalise
Democrats win Baseball Game, hand trophy to Republicans in honor of Scalise

Scalise sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday morning on a baseball field in a Washington suburb. He remains in critical condition Thursday. A sign in the crowd proclaimed "ONE FAMILY" and the announcer's mention of Mr Scalise, the House majority whip who was c...

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  • Reagan White House Counsel: Trump Made Mistake With Oath Offer
Reagan White House Counsel: Trump Made Mistake With Oath Offer

Mueller's finding, the president will have given his enemies the priceless opportunity to claim he lied under oath, an impeachable offense - at least in Republican eyes when President (Bill) Clinton was in the dock". Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein delivers remarks during an event marking National Missing Children's Day at the Justice Depart...

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  • Dave Grohl's daughter drums for Foo Fighters
Dave Grohl's daughter drums for Foo Fighters

During their spot at Iceland's ridonkulous Secret Solstice festival, the Fooies wheeled out Dave Grohl's adorable 8-year-old daughter Harper to replace Taylor Hawkins on the tubs for a cover of Queen's classic "We Will Rock You". Of course, she was introduced properly by her giggling dad: "Ladies and gentleman, welcome the next generation - t...

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  • Akala says the Grenfell Tower residents 'died because they were poor'
Akala says the Grenfell Tower residents 'died because they were poor'

We know that there are still bodies of those who died inside the building and we want to return those people to their families as soon as we possibly can."The work to search the building is challenging, but naturally could never be done quickly enough for those now having to live with the uncertainty of knowing where their loved ones are".

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  • Trump tweets that he is under investigation
Trump tweets that he is under investigation

ABC News has reached out to the White House for comment. Democrats and Republicans alike have criticised his use of Twitter , particularly amid the investigation into Russia's interference in last year's presidential election. "Witch Hunt", Trump wrote on Twitter . "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political hi...

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise's condition improves to
Rep. Steve Scalise's condition improves to "serious"

The House majority whip, Scalise underwent his third surgery on Thursday and remains in critical condition at a Washington hospital, officials said. Authorities say they are examining a cell phone, a computer and a camera found inside a white van where the gunman who wounded a top Republican congressman and several others had been living.

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  • India favourites against Pakistan: Saha
India favourites against Pakistan: Saha

Kohli, 28, thrives in the pressure cooker of being the sporting idol of 1.3 billion cricket fans. Arthur believes that the way his players recovered from a heavy defeat by India in the group stage with impressive victories over South Africa and England proves that it was merely "an aberration".

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  • London fire: Protests held as fire anger increases
London fire: Protests held as fire anger increases

Displaced residents of the tower and other protesters shouted, " Coward! " at May on Friday, shortly after she announced a fund of about $6.5 million for emergency supplies, food, clothes and other costs for the victims. The identification of the victims is proving very hard - which experts attribute to the extreme heat of the fire. British aut...

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  • Hammond says not deaf to voter weariness on spending cuts
Hammond says not deaf to voter weariness on spending cuts

Brussels has previously warned the UK Government it will only enter talks on a potential future trade deal with Britain once "significant progress" is made on divorce matters. "As we set out in the Article 50 letter, our view is that withdrawal agreement and terms of the future relationship must be agreed alongside each other", a spokesman for the ...

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  • Extremist link probed after fatal Melbourne siege
Extremist link probed after fatal Melbourne siege

Police were not advised that Khayre had removed or disabled the bracelet until the siege started, Patton said. He apparently carried out a seriously violent act on a young woman, before punching and headbutting her father. Before being shot himself, Khayre claimed the attack was for IS and Al Qaeda. "We've got three officers wounded at the sc...

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  • Over 50 Possibly Killed in London Tower Fire, PM May Admits Failings
Over 50 Possibly Killed in London Tower Fire, PM May Admits Failings

Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy responded to speculation that the number of dead could exceed 100, saying: "For those of us that have been down there, it's pretty emotional, so I hope it is not triple figures, but I can't be drawn on the numbers".

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  • Afghan soldier attacks foreign soldiers, wounding 4
Afghan soldier attacks foreign soldiers, wounding 4

McMaster and senior leaders at the Pentagon", NPR's Tom Bowman told All Things Considered . Afghan government forces are also affected by such attacks within their own ranks. Yesterday, the Pentagon announced it would send 4,000 additional American forces to Afghanistan to support existing forces, and in hopes of "breaking a stalemate in a w...

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  • Britain's Philip Hammond says growth and jobs Brexit priority
Britain's Philip Hammond says growth and jobs Brexit priority

Though on the surface, Thursday's meetings with Northern Irish parties were aimed at breaking the logjam in forming a new cross-party regional government in the province, May needs broader acceptance in the province of a Conservative-DUP deal.

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  • North Korea Warns ICBM Test 'Not Too Far Away' Now
North Korea Warns ICBM Test 'Not Too Far Away' Now

North Korea test-fired the Hwasong-12 medium- to long-range ballistic missile May 14, followed by the Pukguksong-2 on May 21. They flew for about 200 kilometers and splashed down in the Sea of Japan , outside Japan's exclusive economic zone.

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  • 58 feared dead from fire in London tower block
58 feared dead from fire in London tower block

Theresa May branded the support for Grenfell Tower families in the immediate aftermath of the fire as "not good enough", with police revealing that 58 people are missing and presumed dead. And sorrow is quickly turning to anger over whether the building met fire and safety regulations. The tragedy has provoked a big response from nearby commun...

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  • Fears of resident in tower block refurbished by Grenfell cladding contractor
Fears of resident in tower block refurbished by Grenfell cladding contractor

Mr Cundy said: "Sadly, at this time there are 58 people who we have been told were in the Grenfell Tower on the night that are missing, and therefore sadly, I have to assume that they are dead". "They have been left with nothing - no bank cards, no money, no means of caring for their children or relatives", the prime minister said in a sta...

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  • France parliamentary election turnout low so far
France parliamentary election turnout low so far

The 39-year-old president was once a rank outsider for the presidency and was unknown to the French public until 2014 but looks set to achieve the previously unthinkable by securing a position of overwhelming power. Polls predict, however, that the party will secure no more than 90-95 seats, down from the 199 it now holds. La REM is barely more t...

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