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Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

Now, to dig in on what this moment could mean for the USA and Iran, we're joined by Vali Nasr. Does overtly siding with the Saudis over Iran mean the USA will automatically take the kingdom's side i...

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Korea fires shots at N. Korea after object crosses border

The military said in a statement Tuesday that it has bolstered its air surveillance after the incident but provided few other details. North Korea on Thursday, May, 25, 2017, accused South Korea o...

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Juncker says Trump was not aggressive on German trade surplus

Juncker says Trump was not aggressive on German trade surplus

Now, two of Germany's leading newspapers are reporting that in a meeting with the EU's top leadership he insulted Germany, threatened to cut off its auto imports to the U.S., and displayed a stunn...

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Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

Iran accuses US of 'Iranophobia', arming 'dangerous terrorists'

Iran called on Washington on Monday to abandon its "warmongering policy, intervention, Iranophobia and sales of unsafe and useless weapons to the main sponsors of terrorism ", according to state-r...

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Greece's bailout review stalls as creditors debate debt relief

Participation in this so-called quantitative easing is a key policy aim for Greece's Syriza government, as it would boost investor confidence and prepare the country's return to debt markets. Greek ...

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Gregg Allman dead at 69

When the boys were adolescents their mother moved with the kids to Daytona Beach, Florida, where Gregg bought his first guitar at a Sears store with money he earned from his paper route. The band carr...

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Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear deal remains

Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear deal remains

J Street in a statement praised the committee for amending the language but said the bill could still do more harm than good, noting the victory in Iranian elections this weekend of the relatively m...

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Russian president Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' N Korea

Russian president Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' N Korea

The South Korean, Japanese and USA militaries say the missile flew for half an hour and reached an unusually high altitude before landing in the Sea of Japan. This test confirmed the technical chara...

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Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

It's been investigating president Donald Trump's controversial firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey . Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz - who earlier announced he would ...

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Russian probe: Mueller briefed on secret Comey memos

Russian probe: Mueller briefed on secret Comey memos

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley said Wednesday he might call on Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller to meet with him and the ranking Democrat on his committee, California's D...

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Military presence stepped up as Britain faces raised threat

Libya said it was working closely with Britain to identify possible "terrorist networks " involved, while a British official said that Abedi had been on the intelligence radar before the massacre...

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Rouhani says hopeful Europe won't follow Trump's lead on Iran

Emphasising that Iran has never sought nuclear weapons and International Atomic Energy Agency ( IAEA) has on several occasions verified peaceful nature of Tehran's nuclear program, Rouhani said ...

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Trump's housing secretary Ben Carson claims poverty is a 'state of mind'

Trump's housing secretary Ben Carson claims poverty is a 'state of mind'

You know what else is a state of mind? But, if you have the wrong state of mind, and if you're raising your children to have the wrong state of mind, this is what Ben Carson said , then you're going ...

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Boehner: Trump has been 'complete disaster'

Boehner: Trump has been 'complete disaster'

According to Rigzone , Boehner said that the Republican tax reform effort "is just a bunch of happy talk" and that the border adjustment tax - a major priority for Boehner's successor, Speaker Paul ...

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Alabama executes man for 1982 murder

Arthur, 75, was convicted in the 1982 murder-for-hire slaying of Troy Wicker. Ivey's lawyer said jurors knew the hairs, due to their type, did not come from Arthur but convicted him anyway. "Reall...

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Manchester attack: Beckham says United's Europa League win 'brings happiness'

Manchester attack: Beckham says United's Europa League win 'brings happiness'

Pogba pointed to the sky as he was mobbed by teammates after his 18th-minute opening goal. "We play for England, for Manchester and the people who died". Speaking to Rio Ferdinand in a wide ranging B...

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The Pentagon made a loud statement about the strikes on Assad troops

The Pentagon made a loud statement about the strikes on Assad troops

US-led coalition aircraft struck a pro-regime convoy apparently transporting Shia militia men in Syria as it headed toward a remote coalition garrison near the Jordanian border last night, U.S. It i...

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Trump, French president share intense handshake

As the world cameras watched, Macron held on tight to Trump's notorious power grip as the two men sat next to each other, the Frenchman's mouth clenched and eyes firmly fixed at the tycoon's squinted ...

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US Navy ship sails near South China Sea reef claimed by Beijing

US Navy ship sails near South China Sea reef claimed by Beijing

The US regularly undertook freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea under former US President Barack Obama. A bipartisan group of USA senators earlier this month urged Trump t...

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UK suffers steeper-than-expected slowdown in first quarter

UK suffers steeper-than-expected slowdown in first quarter

The service sector is the dominant term in the United Kingdom economy, accounting for 80% of economic activity. The ONS said: "Consumer facing industries such as retail and accommodation fell and ...

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Trump pushes aside prime minister

And last month Trump hit headlines for describing eating a "beautiful chocolate cake" with Chinese president Xi Jinping as he fired a missile at Syria, which he mistook for Iraq. The gathering, to be ...

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G7 riven by White House doubts over free trade and climate change

G7 riven by White House doubts over free trade and climate change

The State Department budget "reflects a shift in global foreign policy priorities" that "mirrors other department reductions in this area", the Trump administration explains in its spending propo...

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Senate issues subpoenas targeting Michael Flynn's businesses

The committee also sent a letter to Flynn's attorney Tuesday questioning the legal basis of Flynn's decision to invoke his Fifth Amendment right over a request for documents rather than testimony....

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Count continues in tight BC election race

Count continues in tight BC election race

More ballots will be counted by Wednesday morning. The B.C. Liberals finished after voting day just one seat shy of securing a majority government. "Within 72 hours after an application has been f...

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Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Rouhani said that Iranians are "waiting for this government to become stable intellectually" and that "hopefully, things will settle down.so we could pass more accurate judgments". "There are certain ...

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Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran

The Iranian president highlighted the significance of national power, and stressed that such power is not realized by purchasing weapons, but rather through the nation's high turnout in national ele...

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Toronto CF Kevin Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

The 28-year-old outfielder has apologized to Motte, the Braves and their fans and, most importantly, the LGBTQ community. "This is not who I am and will use this as opportunity to better myself". ...

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Pakistan plans to challenge ICJ's jurisdiction using declaration

Aziz claimed that Jadhav was not an ordinary Indian, he was "an officer in the Indian Navy who has also admitted to carrying out espionage activities in Pakistan". "The correct position is that Paki...

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Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

He said that on August 4, 2016, he spoke to Alexander Bortnikov, who is the head of Russia's FSB. "I told Mr. Bortnikov that if Russian Federation had such a campaign under way, it was certain...

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Part Of The Philippines Is Now Under Martial Law

Abella said Duterte would cut short his trip to Moscow and return to the Philippines. The emergency declaration took immediate effect and will last for 60 days, according to presidential spokesman E...

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