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UK pushes back at Trump suggestion to bring Russia back to G-7

UK pushes back at Trump suggestion to bring Russia back to G-7

The United Kingdom is pushing back on President Trump‘s suggestion that Russia rejoin the Group of Seven of the world’s top industrialized economies. “We should remind ourselves why the G8 became the ...

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Trump claims he can pardon himself for any potential crimes, but he didn’t do anything wrong

Trump claims he can pardon himself for any potential crimes, but he didn’t do anything wrong

President Trump on Friday doubled down on his claim that he can pardon himself for any potential crimes but insisted that he would not have to because he hasn’t broken the law. “I ...

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Trump not inviting NBA champions to White House

Trump not inviting NBA champions to White House

Whichever team wins the NBA championship, President Donald Trump says he won’t be inviting them to the White House. LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Stephen Curry of the ...

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Trump antagonises succession of allied world powers

Trump antagonises succession of allied world powers

Donald Trump has touched down in Canada for crucial G7 talks – arriving in a storm of his own making after suggesting Russiashould be readmitted to the elite group of wealthy nations. Against a ...

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19-year-old Iowa man killed weeks after being deported to Mexico

19-year-old Iowa man killed weeks after being deported to Mexico

It’s hard for his mother to believe that 16 years to the day after she arrived with her firstborn son in the United States, he would be killed in the ...

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Texas state senator accused of forcing beverage commission to drop probe into her bar

Texas state senator accused of forcing beverage commission to drop probe into her bar

A Texas state senator is accused of obstructing justice by influencing the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) to drop an investigation into the bar she and her husband partly owned, ...

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Chicago man who died in ‘armed encounter’ with police was shot in the back, medical examiner says

Chicago man who died in ‘armed encounter’ with police was shot in the back, medical examiner says

The Chicago man whom police killed Wednesday was shot in the back, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner. The shooting had already become the subject of a police oversight ...

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Mueller files new charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and associate

Mueller files new charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and associate

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office has filed two new charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The charges also name as a fellow defendant Konsantin Kilimnik, a close associate of Mr Manafort’s who prosecutors ...

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John McCain blasts Donald Trump for ‘diminishing American leadership’ in calling for Russia to rejoin G-7

John McCain blasts Donald Trump for ‘diminishing American leadership’ in calling for Russia to rejoin G-7

John McCain assailed Donald Trump for inviting Russia to rejoin the G-7, saying he was rewarding a country that had been “assaulting democratic institutions all over the world”. “The President ...

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U.S. companies are paying the price for Trump’s policy against Iran

U.S. companies are paying the price for Trump’s policy against Iran

Major American businesses are preparing a retreat from Iran before Trump’s crushing sanctions take effect. Trump’s decision last month to exit the Iran nuclear deal — and re-impose tough penalties ...

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