• Trump lacks Syria strategy, risks confrontation with Russian Federation and Iran, analysts say
Trump lacks Syria strategy, risks confrontation with Russian Federation and Iran, analysts say

Syrian state television, quoting army sources, said they had resumed the offensive, which took place as U.S. and Russian officials were holding another round of secret talks on creating a "de-escalation zone" in southwestern Syria that would include Daraa.

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  • House intel panel plans to interview Podesta next week, sources say
House intel panel plans to interview Podesta next week, sources say

When Donald Trump kicked off his campaign for president back in June 2015, the initial reaction from the majority of the American people and the mainstream media was that his candidacy was not to be taken seriously. Several members told CNN they were skeptical that the panel would be able to obtain the memos, which detail Comey's account of ...

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  • Republicans not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul
Republicans not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul

The bill, which was written behind closed doors , is facing its fair share of criticism from Democrats who say that it negatively mimics the House's plan. "And policies contained in the discussion draft will repeal the individual mandates so Americans are no longer forced to buy insurance they don't need or can't afford", McConnell said.

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  • Policeman beaten to death by enraged crowd in Indian Kashmir
Policeman beaten to death by enraged crowd in Indian Kashmir

Vaid, adding that a third person has been identified and a manhunt has been launched to trace him. "But a few among those, for the security of whom he had been deployed there, lynched him", Director General of Police SP Vaid said terming the incident "very unfortunate".

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  • Trump and health care: Promises made, promises broken
Trump and health care: Promises made, promises broken

And because California is a high-cost state, premiums and deductibles are likely to spike for some middle-class families. The Michigan Democrat believes the Senate bill would cut coverage while increasing costs. "What we can do is if they cannot get 50 votes, if they get to impasse, I've been telling leadership for months now I'll vote for a repe...

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  • Sabarimala temple flag post damaged, three detained
Sabarimala temple flag post damaged, three detained

Three persons were taken into custody in connection with the incident, officials of the Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB), which manages the hill shrine, said. It was only on Sunday that the new flag post was consecrated by the priests in the presence of State Devasom Minister Kadakampally Surendran and other Devasom officials.

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  • Defeated Trump hints at Supreme Court travel ban appeal
Defeated Trump hints at Supreme Court travel ban appeal

The Ninth Circuit Court ruled only that Trump had failed to fulfill requirements under immigration laws that govern when the president may stop entry of foreign nationals into the country. Under that new schedule, the Trump administration has until Thursday to press its case, Hawaii has until next Tuesday to respond, and then the administration...

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  • Seoul Conducts Missile Test as Pyongyang Tests Rocket Engine
Seoul Conducts Missile Test as Pyongyang Tests Rocket Engine

The possibility a combined Korean women's ice hockey team has also been raised by Do. "We are more than willing to talk about the ideas that he is proposing because the Olympic is always willing to build bridges and bringing down walls". Taekwondo is a relatively modern sport based on ancient Korean martial arts that gained prominence in the deca...

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  • South Korea test fires Hyunmoo-2C ballistic missile
South Korea test fires Hyunmoo-2C ballistic missile

An IOC spokesperson said when the topic was brought up. The 32 North Korean athletes attending the competition in South Korea this week are affiliated with the International Taekwondo Federation (ITF) that is combat training focused and allows more direct contact including punches to the head and face.

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  • Escaped Georgia inmates captured, authorities say
Escaped Georgia inmates captured, authorities say

Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills said the inmates fled the bus near Eatonton, about 70 miles southeast of Atlanta. The home invasion led authorities to hunt down the Jeep, which they reportedly discovered driving down I-24 and engaged in pursuit.

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  • More US Voters Trust Comey Over Trump After US Senate Hearing
More US Voters Trust Comey Over Trump After US Senate Hearing

News that Mueller is now investigating Trump for obstruction of justice comes amid reports that Trump has discussed whether to remove the special counsel. "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" he said, referring to the Department of Justice, led by people he...

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  • Puerto Rico votes in favor of statehood
Puerto Rico votes in favor of statehood

The U.S. Congress ultimately has to approve the outcome of Sunday's referendum tha. The referendum coincides with the 100th anniversary of the United States granting US citizenship to Puerto Ricans, though they are barred from voting in presidential elections and have only one congressional representative with limited voting powers.

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  • Scott Pruitt Leaves G7 Climate Meeting More Than A Day Early
Scott Pruitt Leaves G7 Climate Meeting More Than A Day Early

Regardless of whether Trump is able to negotiate what he views as an accord that is more favorable to the United States, the stocks of USA listed energy companies and other businesses supporting greenhouse gas reduction are poised to see some upside.

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  • Officials say Oklahoma elections not hit by Russian hackers
Officials say Oklahoma elections not hit by Russian hackers

Gowdy replied: " Most of the information now available was available in the fall of 2016". He described Russia's attempts to influence the election as its "boldest to date" in the US. "It's all a big Dem scam and excuse for losing the election!" State elections officials, who testified before the Senate committee, complained that DHS could hav...

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  • Merkel says May's Brexit proposals 'not the breakthrough'
Merkel says May's Brexit proposals 'not the breakthrough'

The EU has said it wants its citizens to have recourse to the European Court of Justice . It said: "UK citizens resident overseas, among them those who have retired to Spain, would not be able to assume that these rights will be guaranteed".

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  • Police investigate 2 possible hate crimes against mosques
Police investigate 2 possible hate crimes against mosques

According to the Council on American-Islamic Relations of the Sacramento Valley, police are now investigating the incidents that occurred outside of the Islamic Center of Davis and the Masjid Annur Islamic Center. Mohamed Kheiter, the Islamic Center's treasurer told the Davis Enterprise that while he forgave Kirk-Coehlo, he anxious her release co...

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  • Some UK ministers want Hammond as caretaker PM
Some UK ministers want Hammond as caretaker PM

Reports are swirling of Conservative MPs promoting both Mr Davis and Philip Hammond as potential Prime Ministers in a bid to keep Boris Johnson out of Number 10. "And if we can't get one then we will provide one unilaterally". "They get the same residence rights, the same employment rights, the same health rights, the same welfare rights, the s...

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  • At Least 120 Dead In Pakistan Oil Tanker Explosion
At Least 120 Dead In Pakistan Oil Tanker Explosion

Two fire engines battled the fire and eventually managed to control it. "The people who were alive were in really bad shape", he said . (Note - Graphic content) Local residents look at burnt bodies after an oil tanker caught fire following an accident on a highway near Ahmedpur East, some 670 km from Islamabad.

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  • S. Korean President calls for N. Korean Olympic participation
S. Korean President calls for N. Korean Olympic participation

Another Korean War means nuclear war. South Korean intelligence services told lawmakers recently that the moves of United States and South Korean forces make Kim "extremely nervous", according to the Korea Herald . According to the June/July edition of VFW magazine, the North's latest mollification occurred March 11, 2013. Donald Kirk has been...

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  • Things to Know About Trump's $200 Million Apprenticeship Plan
Things to Know About Trump's $200 Million Apprenticeship Plan

Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta and South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster. That's when Walker told Trump at a Republican presidential debate that the country didn't need an apprentice in the White House . Though the US government has regulated and certified apprenticeships since 1937, former President Barack Obama's admi...

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