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‘Chemical incident’ at US military base as 11 people taken ill after ‘opening letter’

‘Chemical incident’ at US military base as 11 people taken ill after ‘opening letter’

Eleven people are sick and three in hospital after a suspicious letter was sent to a military base just outside Washington DC. The sick came down with nosebleeds and burning ...

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Obama speech leaks after attendees were barred from sharing its contents

Obama speech leaks after attendees were barred from sharing its contents

A publication has obtained a recording of former President Obama’s address at a conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), despite attendees being barred from sharing the contents of the ...

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American citizen arrested overseas trying to travel to Libya to join ISIS

American citizen arrested overseas trying to travel to Libya to join ISIS

An American citizen from California has been arrested overseas on charges of providing material support to terrorists, according to a law enforcement official. The official told ABC News that Bernard ...

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White House indicates it could find funds to train and arm 1 million teachers

White House indicates it could find funds to train and arm 1 million teachers

The White House indicated on Thursday that the federal government could come up with the money to fund as many as a million teachers being trained and armed with guns ...

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Anti-Semitic incidents rise 60 per cent in a year in US

Anti-Semitic incidents rise 60 per cent in a year in US

Anti-Semitic incidents in the US surged nearly 60 per cent in 2017 – the largest increase of any year on record, according to a new report. The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), a nonprofit dedicated ...

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How Trump’s 2020 campaign manager is connected to the Russia scandal

How Trump’s 2020 campaign manager is connected to the Russia scandal

President Donald Trump has named Brad Parscale to be his 2020 campaign manager. On Tuesday morning, Trump released a statement calling Parscale a “longtime digital marketing strategist for President Trump” ...

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Monica Lewinsky says Bill Clinton affair was ‘gross abuse of power’

Monica Lewinsky says Bill Clinton affair was ‘gross abuse of power’

Monica Lewinsky, the former White House intern who had an affair with former president Bill Clinton, has said their relationship constituted a “gross abuse of power” on his part. Ms ...

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White House: Trump still supports raising the age limit to buy certain firearms, GOP sources: he doesn’t

White House: Trump still supports raising the age limit to buy certain firearms, GOP sources: he doesn’t

  President Donald Trump still supports raising the age limit to buy certain firearms, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters on Tuesday. But her statement is at odds ...

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President announces re-election bid and names campaign manager

President announces re-election bid and names campaign manager

  Donald Trump will run for a second term as president and has named Brad Parscale, his 2016 digital strategist, as his campaign manager for 2020. The naming of Mr Parscale as campaign ...

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Trump administration can waive environmental rules over Mexico border wall

Trump administration can waive environmental rules over Mexico border wall

A federal judge has ruled the Trump administration has the authority to waive environmental rules as it seeks to construct a border wall with Mexico. Judge Gonzalo Curiel handed the administration a ...

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