• Kremlin hopes Helsinki summit may pave way for Trump Moscow visit
Kremlin hopes Helsinki summit may pave way for Trump Moscow visit

The number of demonstrations taking place during the Trump-Putin summit has risen to 10, says Helsinki Police. So in a sense we're competitors, not a question of friend or enemy. Even before Friday's jaw-dropping indictments against 12 of Putin's operatives, the Mueller investigation into the Russian cyberattack on our elections had already...

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  • Immigrant Toddlers Reunited With Families, US Officials Say
Immigrant Toddlers Reunited With Families, US Officials Say

Javier, a 30-year old from Honduras, holds his 4-year old son William during a media availability in NY after they were reunited after being separated for 55 days following their detention at the Texas border, U.S., July 11, 2018. Under the new guidelines, DNA testing can be used only if the government has a specific concern about a child's paren...

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  • 'I'm a little surprised': Theresa May's reply to Boris Johnson's resignation
'I'm a little surprised': Theresa May's reply to Boris Johnson's resignation

Under Conservative Party rules, a confidence vote in a leader can be triggered if 15 percent of Conservative lawmakers - now 48 - write a letter requesting one. The two departures shatter May´s own proclamation of cabinet unity last Friday, when she believed she had, after two years of wrangling, secured agreement on Britain´s biggest foreign and...

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  • Trump lands in Great Britain for first United Kingdom visit
Trump lands in Great Britain for first United Kingdom visit

Similar protests are planned on Thursday evening outside the United States ambassador's home at Regent's Park and in Scotland when Mr Trump visits on Saturday. She said they will discuss security and defense, an aspect of the relationship that is causing anxiety for some British politicians. Only one person, the digital entrepreneur and philant...

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  • North Korea didn't show up at meeting with U.S.
North Korea didn't show up at meeting with U.S.

That's when Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Pyongyang and seemingly made little progress in fleshing out details of North Korea's commitment for "complete denuclearization". It is unknown whether the North Korean side gave any prior notification to the U.S. about this. " Great progress being made! ". Although Trump may have been deligh...

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  • Rescued boys generally healthy and smiling - Thai official
Rescued boys generally healthy and smiling - Thai official

The rescue process started at 10am local time on Sunday and involved 13 worldwide divers and five Thai navy seals, who were referred to as "an all-star team" by NarongsakOsatanakorn, who is the Governor of Chiang Rai province and head of the joint command centre coordinating the rescue.

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  • Reproductive rights advocates warning against Kavanaugh as High Court nominee
Reproductive rights advocates warning against Kavanaugh as High Court nominee

As of now, four states - Louisiana, Mississippi and North and South Dakota - have what are known as abortion "trigger laws". Kavanaugh hasn't publicly expressed opposition to Roe v. Legal experts, however, told Business Insider the more likely scenario is for the court to slowly chip away at abortion access one decision at a time.

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  • China vows to fight back as the trade war escalates
China vows to fight back as the trade war escalates

The public will have a chance to comment on the list before the new tariffs - to be imposed at 10% -come into effect. The announcement was a response to China's decision to impose 25 per cent tariffs on US$34 billion of American goods last Friday in response to a similar U.S.

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  • Off-centre Museum of London 'target' Southgate's waistcoat 1 hour ago
Off-centre Museum of London 'target' Southgate's waistcoat 1 hour ago

Southgate's England take on Croatia in the semi-final in Moscow, having beaten Sweden 2-0 in the last eight in Samara. So what are you waiting for? England have been rewriting history in Russian Federation, and Southgate is hoping there will be more to come as they play their most important World Cup game since losing to West Germany on p...

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  • Trump to open trip by meeting with nervous North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders
Trump to open trip by meeting with nervous North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders

In a pointed apparent reference to Mr Trump's upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin , Mr Tusk noted that European military spending "is an investment in our security, which can not be said with confidence about Russian and Chinese spending".

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  • Trump to Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tonight
Trump to Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tonight

A Democratic senator from Hawaii is leaving open the possibility of voting for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee despite widespread calls for an automatic "no" vote from her party. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell took to the Senate floor to slam far-left criticism of Mr. Trump's picks, saying no matter who is selected, the nomi...

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  • Eight boys now rescued from flooded cave in Thailand
Eight boys now rescued from flooded cave in Thailand

Five ambulances were seen driving toward the Tham Luang Nang Non cave complex on Monday afternoon, and at least one helicopter was also seen heading towards the cave entrance. Doctors were being cautious because of the infection risk and were isolating the boys in the hospital. As reported by us earlier, twelve boys belonging to a football cl...

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  • 'Race Against Time' to Rescue Japan Flood Victims: PM
'Race Against Time' to Rescue Japan Flood Victims: PM

Evacuation orders remained in place for some 2 million people and another 2.3 million were advised to evacuate, although rain had stopped and floodwaters receded in some areas. In neighbouring Okayama prefecture, rescue workers flew in helicopters over areas that are still submerged and otherwise unreachable, looking for signs of life.

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  • Divers re-enter cave as Thai rescue restarts
Divers re-enter cave as Thai rescue restarts

Thai authorities are being tight-lipped about who was inside an ambulance seen leaving the site of a flooded cave Monday, as they were the night before when four of the 13 people trapped inside the underground complex were rescued. Narongsak said rescuers had to tighten a guide rope as part of their preparations for the second phase of the rescue...

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  • Insider attack kills US service member in Afghanistan
Insider attack kills US service member in Afghanistan

A Taliban spokesman said in a statement that the attack occurred at an airbase in Tarinkot, capital of Uruzgan province. It was not immediately clear what became of the shooter. NATO's statement did not elaborate on the exact circumstances of the attack, but said it was under investigation. The attack comes a year after three United State...

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  • Woman killed in crash of helicopter into Va. condo
Woman killed in crash of helicopter into Va. condo

The Red Cross is helping those displaced by the crash, and police are working to account for all homeowners and renters who lived in the building, Anaya said. "Just want to say thanks to all of the emergency personnel who came out and kept everybody safe and also just praying for those who lost everything in the fire", said Chris Robertson.

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  • Syrian govt., rebels reach ceasefire deal
Syrian govt., rebels reach ceasefire deal

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said he was gravely concerned for the welfare of civilians and humanitarian aid workers in Daraa province, a region of opposition-held Syria on the Jordanian border. An Islamic State group affiliate, which holds a small pocket in the southwest of Daraa, is excluded from the deal. The negotiat...

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  • Trump Administration Seeks More Time To Reunify Migrant Families
Trump Administration Seeks More Time To Reunify Migrant Families

District Judge Dana M. Sabraw in San Diego , Calif., ordered the government to return children under the age of 5 to their parents by next Tuesday. "You've taken a child from the parent". And by July 26, all children should be reunited with their parents. The deadline for the list is on Saturday and US officials are expected to reunite the fir...

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  • Poland braces for Supreme Court rebellion as judicial reform kicks in
Poland braces for Supreme Court rebellion as judicial reform kicks in

The new law , which requires about a third of all Supreme Court judges to retire on age grounds, is the latest in a flurry of changes in the judiciary implemented by the ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) since it swept to power in late 2015.

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  • Trump and USA delegation to bring up election meddling with Putin
Trump and USA delegation to bring up election meddling with Putin

But action from America's allies did not follow the grandiose gesture-the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission in Afghanistan relied mostly on USA forces and effectively failed. but based exclusively on his vision of 'America First'". Separately, U.S. Representative to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison told reporters Thursday that the alliance is m...

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  • U.S. Imposes Tariff On Chinese Imports; Beijing Fires Back
U.S. Imposes Tariff On Chinese Imports; Beijing Fires Back

Washington has "ignited the biggest trade war in economic history ", said a Commerce Ministry statement . Retaliatory measures "took effect immediately", said a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman, Lu Kang. America is the world's largest exporter of soy beans, and China is the world's largest consumer of them. Chinese policy analyst Yanmei Xie...

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  • Britain, Russia Clash Over New Nerve-Agent Poisoning Case
Britain, Russia Clash Over New Nerve-Agent Poisoning Case

There is nothing to suggest there is any wider risk to anyone at the hospital. But another, more troubling, scenario would be that it was a different batch of Novichok that sickened the British couple last weekend in the small town of Amesbury.

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  • Ping-pong diplomacy: North Korea table tennis team heads South
Ping-pong diplomacy: North Korea table tennis team heads South

With last month's summit between Kim and President Donald Trump resulting in only a vague statement on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, it's now up to Pompeo to hammer out the details in follow-up talks with North Korean officials.

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  • Who will Donald Trump pick to serve on the U.S
Who will Donald Trump pick to serve on the U.S

Other contenders that have received serious interest include federal appeals judges Amul Thapar , Thomas Hardiman and Joan Larsen. " He listens to everybody, big or small, influential or not, and absorbs it all", said Trump friend and Newsmax chief executive Christopher Ruddy.

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  • Trump re-ups 'infestation' rhetoric in immigration debate
Trump re-ups 'infestation' rhetoric in immigration debate

Congressman Mark Pocan says he plans to introduce legislation to abolish the agency. President Donald Trump is working hard to win back the narrative on immigration, using calls to abolish ICE to accuse Democrats of disrespecting US law enforcement.

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  • Protesters sing and chant outside of President Trump rally in Great Falls
Protesters sing and chant outside of President Trump rally in Great Falls

He adds that journalists questioning his readiness "don't say that". Mr. Trump said he felt guilty for nominating for Jackson, who withdrew his nomination amid questions of ethical lapses involving drinking and prescribing medication.

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  • EPA administrator Scott Pruitt resigns amid scandal
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt resigns amid scandal

Pruitt temporarily will be succeeded by Deputy Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a former lobbyist for a coal mining company whose employees were President Donald Trump's biggest source of campaign contributions in 2016. In a statement, independent Senator Bernie Sanders said: " Scott Pruitt was the worst EPA administrator in the history of the...

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  • Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif given 10-year jail term
Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif given 10-year jail term

The sentencing also disqualified Nawaz and Safdar for life. Mr. Sharif was disqualified as Prime Minister in July 2017 by the Supreme Court following a challenge to his office by Opposition leader Imran khan on the basis of publication of the Panama Papers, which alleged that the Sharif family stashed away assets in London through offshore comp...

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  • MI judges are being considered for Trump's next Supreme Court pick
MI judges are being considered for Trump's next Supreme Court pick

The interviews were with federal appeals judges Raymond Kethledge, Amul Thapar, Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Coney Barrett, said a person with knowledge of the meetings who was not authorized to speak publicly about them. The four that have been one a smaller shortlist than the one Trump used to select Neil Gorsuch to the apex court earlier. Murko...

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  • Najib Razak: Former Malaysian leader charged with criminal breach of trust
Najib Razak: Former Malaysian leader charged with criminal breach of trust

The investigation is looking into how RM42 million (US$10 million) landed into Najib's personal account from SRC International, a subsidiary of 1MDB. Najib has denied the allegations. A press statement issued by Najib's camp late Tuesday said the impending charges and other investigations "are politically motivated and the result of political ven...

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  • Trump spoke with three Supreme Court candidates
Trump spoke with three Supreme Court candidates

Wade and their writings and their work show that they are very fair". "The Department of Justice is fully engaged to support the nomination and confirmation efforts". Wade? ". Casey told WKBN that he hopes Trump chooses a "mainstream nominee". Democrats have urged Collins and Sen. Without Kennedy , the high court will have four justices...

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  • Political star Ocasio-Cortez appears on TV's 'The View'
Political star Ocasio-Cortez appears on TV's 'The View'

Others chimed in, as well. And it's worth noting that Cardillo was wrong about her school (she went to Boston University, not Brown). "A far cry from the Bronx hood upbringing she's selling", Cardillo wrote. The 28-year-old shared a photo of the worn-out shoes that she'd worn on the campaign trail - a pair of & Other Stories zip-up sneakers - w...

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  • Trump reverses Obama-era race guidelines for admissions
Trump reverses Obama-era race guidelines for admissions

The Trump administration's plan would scrap the existing policies and encourage schools not to consider race at all. The action comes amid a high-profile court fight over admission at Harvard University as well as Supreme Court turnover expected to produce a more critical eye toward schools' affirmative action policies.

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  • Trump says he has interviewed 4 candidates for high court
Trump says he has interviewed 4 candidates for high court

Wade , because that would mean to me that their judicial philosophy did not include a respect for established decisions, established law", Collins, R-Maine, said on CNN's "State of the Union ". "It's probably going to be vicious because the other side, all they can do is obstruct and resist", Trump said in an interview with Fox Business that air...

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  • Puppy saves owner from rattlesnake in Arizona
Puppy saves owner from rattlesnake in Arizona

In a Facebook post, Godwin hailed Todd "a hero" alongside images of the puppy with a swollen face as a result of the snake's venom. Godwin sought medical treatment for Todd immediately, and she said the fearless pup is expected to fully recover.

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  • What We Know About The Alleged Gunman At A Maryland Newspaper
What We Know About The Alleged Gunman At A Maryland Newspaper

A column by Hartley contended that Ramos had harassed a former high school classmate on Facebook and that he had pleaded guilty to criminal harassment, according to a legal document . The Capital Gazette published its newspaper The Capital as normal Friday after reporters covered the shooting from a nearby parking garage. A representative ...

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  • Trump On Travel Ban Ruling: It's 'Pretty Much The Final Word'
Trump On Travel Ban Ruling: It's 'Pretty Much The Final Word'

Last September, Trump's government banned most citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen from traveling to the United States. Chad was originally on the list but it was recently removed after having met baseline security requirements.

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  • Bolton to Putin: Let's 'Agree We Disagree' on Ukraine
Bolton to Putin: Let's 'Agree We Disagree' on Ukraine

The announcement of the meeting had followed after Mr Putin met US National Security Adviser John Bolton , who was in Moscow this week to lay the groundwork for the summit. Peskov also said Putin was ready to move towards normalizing ties with the United States in proportion to U.S. willingness to do the same. We are going to talk about the electi...

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  • U.S. Intel Agencies Believe North Korea Is Increasing Nuclear Production
U.S. Intel Agencies Believe North Korea Is Increasing Nuclear Production

Evidence collected since the June 12 summit in Singapore points to preparations to deceive the United States about the number of nuclear warheads in North Korea's arsenal as well as the existence of undisclosed facilities used to make fissile material for nuclear bombs, according to the report.

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  • Pompeo: North Korea remains a nuclear threat
Pompeo: North Korea remains a nuclear threat

He added that Washington D.C. will not put a timeline on negotiations with North Korea, but will instead constantly reassess latter's commitment to denuclearisation. Pompeo was also questioned about Trump's saying after the summit with Kim that North Korea no longer posed a nuclear threat, an assertion questioned by analysts and mocked by Democrats...

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