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If the report is true and if it is confirmed that Trump obstructed justice by trying to get former Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ) Director James Comey , and perhaps others, to end the Russian Federation probe, that could lead to the President's impeachment by Congress, something that many Democratic lawmakers say they would pursue if circumstances warrant.
  • Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Airspace Closure To Protect Citizens From Threats

    Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Airspace Closure To Protect Citizens From Threats

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    Pakistan's parliament last week passed a resolution urging the Pakistani government to help mediate the crisis , which could turn out to be disastrous for the regional security and stability. The diplomatic crisis , the worst since the 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq and the subsequent Gulf War, has seen Arab nations and others cut ties to Qatar, which hosts a major USA military base and will be the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
  • Israel approves largest West Bank settlements in 25 years

    Israel approves largest West Bank settlements in 25 years

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    Out of these, 3,066 have been given final approval and will soon be built. They also carried banners reading "Peace with Palestine, Not War with Iran", "50 Years of Occupation; Time to Free Palestine", "Free, Free Palestine", and "Stop Israeli War Crimes, End US Tax Dollars for Israel".
  • Third London Bridge attacker named

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    The other two attackers were named Monday as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . Rachid Redouane (center) and Youssef Zaghba have been named as the suspects in Saturday's attack at London Bridge. The Guardian said he was a pastry chef who had lived in Dagenham in east London , not far from where Butt was residing. Australian woman Kirsty Boden was among the seven killed.
  • Shivraj begins fast for peace, farmers launch counter-protest

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    He said anti-social elements were involved in the breach of peace in the district and 156 persons have been arrested so far in connection with cases of arson and vandalism. "We demand imposition of President's Rule in the state", said Singh. Addressing media today, Chouhan said, "Your (farmers') labour won't go waste". Determined to meet the families of farmers in distress, the Congress leader had walked for close to 100 metres before entering Madhya Pradesh from Dalia village in Rajasthan's ...
  • McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

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    Later Thursday afternoon, the 80-year-old Arizona Republican joked that maybe he shouldn't stay up late watching the Arizona Diamondbacks . Sen. After Clinton and Lynch met as their planes were on the same tarmac, Comey said he decided he had to "protect the credibility of the investigation".
  • President Trump Honors Fallen Service Members

    President Trump Honors Fallen Service Members

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    Trump's speech also quoted from the iconic letter to Sarah Ballou written by Union soldier Sullivan Ballou, who penned the now-famous letter to his wife a week before being mortally wounded at the First Battle of Bull Run. "Finest man I ever knew", Kelly said, as he began to choke up with emotion on Fox News. Accompanied by Pence, Trump walked briefly among the white marble headstones and greeted families, including Brittany Jacobs and her 6-year-old son, Christian, who was dressed like a ...
  • Alonso says he will quit if season expands

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    McLaren executive director Zak Brown said on Wednesday that he had "serious concerns" about Honda, which he said appeared "lost". "I think it will be purely dependent upon does he think we're going to have a competitive race vehicle next year", said Brown.
  • London police find body in Thames

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    Mr Thomas had been missing since he was caught up in the attack with Ms Delcros. Nearly 50 were wounded. "The attack began at about 10 p.m., local time, when a van crossing London Bridge veered into pedestrians, crashing outside the Barrowboy & Banker Pub".
  • "F*** you, I'm Millwall": London hero reveals how he confronted terrorists

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    A football fan has spoken of how he was stabbed eight times by the London Bridge attackers as he attempted to single-handedly fight off all three of them unarmed. He wouldn't care who it was or if they had a knife or gun ". Then I noticed they had what looked like suicide vests on. While readers of United Kingdom papers woke up on Monday morning to see a picture of one of the alleged terrorist's bodies clad in an Arsenal FC shirt, the story of Millwall FC fan Roy Larner's actions ...
  • Amarillo's Zheng narrowly misses making National Spelling Bee finals

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    The bee opened Tuesday with 291 spellers, the largest field in its 90-year history. After Gabrielle spelled similitude correctly, she pumped her fists, jumped off and hugged a friend who had yet to spell. In that round, Gabrielle had a brief conversation with the judge, according to National Spelling Bee blog. The finals are scheduled to be on cable channel ESPN 2, channel 63 on the Oneonta Spectrum listings, starting at 10 a.m.