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Jun 24 2017

President Trump on Comey tapes - "My story didn't change"

The timing drew attention away from the release of the Senate's health care bill, which the White House hopes can provide Trump a much-needed legislative victory. Lawmake...

Jun 24 2017

Clamping down, Trump team puts the 'brief' in press briefing

There's more than one way to kill a briefing. "I'm not hinting. I'll tell you about it over a very short period of time", Trump said at the time. "I have not sat down...

Jun 24 2017

Merkel urges EU to stick together after Brexit talks launched

As a result, the Brexit talks will address first citizens' rights , Britain's exit bill, and separation issues such as the border between Ireland and Northern Irel...

Jun 24 2017

Philippines: Malaysian financier believed killed in siege

Its aims include identifying the root causes of extremism, enhancing information sharing, interdicting terrorist finances, containing the spread of terrorism through cybe...

Jun 24 2017

Schwarzenegger talks climate change with French president

The European Union leaders agreed to extend sanctions against Russian Federation on the first day of the two-day summit. While some governments want to bolster the bloc...

Jun 24 2017

Pelosi tries to reassure Dems after Georgia loss

Ryan challenged Pelosi last fall for the top leadership position, but lost that internal election, receiving only 63 votes from the 194 members. "We are the party that st...

Jun 24 2017

Russian Warships, Sub Launch Cruise Missiles at Daesh Targets in Syria

Meanwhile, Russia's Defense Ministry said that Kalibr cruise missile launches carried out by two Russian frigates and a submarine have destroyed Daesh command posts and l...

Jun 24 2017

Grow up, don't skirt the uniform issue

So around 30 boys chose to protest by wearing skirts to school instead - here's what the protest looked like! Lambeth is one of 50 male students attending ISCA Acad...

Jun 24 2017

McConnell faces hunt for GOP votes for Senate health bill

It would allow states to opt out of essential health benefits and Obamacare's requirement that insurers charge sick and healthy people the same rates. About 60 proteste...

Jun 24 2017

Climate decision could accelerate damage to Trump properties

Kalani English said. Ige also signed a bill Tuesday to reduce carbon emissions in the agriculture sector. "Climate change is real, regardless of what others may say...

Jun 24 2017

Trump nominates Jets owner Woody Johnson as ambassador to Britain

The billionaire businessman and philanthropist from the Johnson & Johnson family is chairman and chief executive of the Jets, although will hand over to his brother, Chri...

Jun 24 2017

Globetrotting horse Highland Reel wins at Royal Ascot

Aidan O'Brien's globetrotter Highland Reel was last behind Jack Hobbs in Dubai, but he was unsuited by the heavy rain that fell on the day. "I had the opportunity t...

Jun 24 2017

List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

Saudi Arabia , Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain cut ties to Qatar this month over accusations the Persian Gulf country funds terrorism. Turkey has backed Q...

Jun 24 2017

IS destroys iconic al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

UNICEF said 1,075 Iraqi children have been killed and 1,130 wounded since Daesh militants overran almost a third of Iraq in 2014. That was the only time that ISIS lea...

Jun 24 2017

Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

A meeting between Trump and Abbas in Bethlehem in May was also reportedly tense, with the United States leader angrily berating his counterpart over allegations of inci...

Jun 24 2017

Will re-evaluate answer sheets, CBSE tells HC

The details will be uploaded on the CBSE website on Friday. The first panel will look into the evaluation and post-examination processes to identify discrepancies and sug...

Jun 24 2017

Oscar Health files to expand insurance coverage in several states

Oscar Health could help provide coverage to some of the 44 counties and more than 31,000 enrollees who had no Affordable Care Act options for 2018 as of Tuesday, acco...

Jun 24 2017

Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis

The United Nations secretary-general is making a plea for the protection of refugees around the world, saying some richer countries haven't been as tolerant as some in Af...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

The Department of State says Ambassador Joseph Yun plans to attend with Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, the No. 2 American diplomat. It's not the first time Rodo...

Jun 24 2017

After Trump tweet, China says it works nonstop on North Korea

The U.S. state department issued a statement on Monday blaming North Korea for Warbier's unjust imprisonment. The Hamilton County Coroner's Office conducted only an e...