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‘Referee has a rubbish bin where his heart should be,’ says Gianluigi Buffon

‘Referee has a rubbish bin where his heart should be,’ says Gianluigi Buffon

The Juventus goalkeeper Gigi Buffon criticised the English referee Michael Oliver, saying he has a “rubbish bin” where his heart should be and accusing him of condemning the Italians to Champions ...

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Bayern Munich reach semi-finals after goalless draw with 10-man Sevilla

Bayern Munich reach semi-finals after goalless draw with 10-man Sevilla

The Bayern Munich manager, Jupp Heynckes, is not picky about who his side will face in the Champions League semi-finals, after a goalless draw against Sevilla sent the German club through with ...

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Mike Pompeo faces ‘no more war’ protest during first confirmation hearing for secretary of state

Mike Pompeo faces ‘no more war’ protest during first confirmation hearing for secretary of state

President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the secretary of state faced a gaggle of protesters Thursday morning at the beginning of his first confirmation hearing before the U.S. Senate Foreign ...

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Republicans fear potential impeachment move if Democrats win in 2018

Republicans fear potential impeachment move if Democrats win in 2018

There are growing concerns inside the White House and among GOP leadership that Democrats will immediately seek to impeach President Donald Trump should Republicans lose control of the House this ...

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Trump’s secretary of state pick faces Senate grilling

Trump’s secretary of state pick faces Senate grilling

Mike Pompeo, currently the director of the CIA, testifies in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee today as President Trump’s nominee to be the next secretary of state. Pompeo ...

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James Comey: John Kelly called Trump ‘dishonorable’ for firing me

James Comey: John Kelly called Trump ‘dishonorable’ for firing me

Within minutes of his firing in May, former FBI director James Comey received a call from John Kelly, then the head of the Department of Homeland Security and now the White ...

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Rep. Jordan: action in Syria ‘should be debated in Congress’

Rep. Jordan: action in Syria ‘should be debated in Congress’

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) stressed on Thursday that military action in Syria “should be debated in Congress,” but acknowledged that Assad’s actions in Syria “deserves some kind of response.” “It ...

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Afghan official says sticky bomb destroys tanker

Afghan official says sticky bomb destroys tanker

The Latest on a Taliban attack in Afghanistan (all times local): 5:40 p.m. A district governor in Afghanistan’s Parwan province says a sticky bomb has destroyed an oil tanker outside ...

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Merkel discussed suspected poison gas attack in Syria with Macron

Merkel discussed suspected poison gas attack in Syria with Macron

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday discussed the suspected gas attack in an opposition-held area near Damascus blamed on the Syrian government, her office said. ...

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Merkel rules out German participation in military strike on Syria

Merkel rules out German participation in military strike on Syria

Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday Germany would not participate in an attack on Syria over the suspected use of chemical weapons by President Bashar al-Assad’s government. “Germany will not take ...

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