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Now, restating her reluctance, May appeared before her extremely divided nation to announce her intention to put a motion forward before Parliament on Wednesday and trigger a new contest before the next scheduled election in 2020. Ten-year British government bond yields rose slightly. Would a change in government change our relationship with the U.S. and other countries? What is a "snap election"? After months of assertions that she would not call an election, Ms May threw the ...
  • Pence: Policy of 'Strategic Patience' With North Korea Has Failed

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    In the past, North Korea has paraded fake missiles. "It was the policy of the United States of America during prior administrations to practice what they called 'strategic patience, ' that was to hope to marshal worldwide support to bring an end to the nuclear ambitions and the ballistic missile program of North Korea", Pence said.
  • Iraqi forces making new push towards Old City in Mosul

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    They also announce that the targeted location was in fact a "fighting position" for Syrian Democratic Forces, who are allies in the US mission to fight the Islamic State. The troops are trying to advance through the narrow streets in the old neighborhoods around the historical al-Nuri Mosque in the middle of Mosul's old city center, the source said.
  • Sessions Tells DOJ to Revisit Obama-Era Agreements with Local Police Departments

    Sessions Tells DOJ to Revisit Obama-Era Agreements with Local Police Departments

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    The Justice Department had asked this week for a delay to review the proposed consent decree, negotiated by the Obama administration. Sessions wrote that it is not the "responsibility of the federal government to manage" thousands of local police departments, adding that "the individual misdeeds of bad actors should not impugn" the work police officers perform "in keeping American communities safe".
  • Activist says marijuana-legalization bill contains "bizarre" penalties

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    Under the federal government's proposed new law introduced today. This will make Canada the second country to fully legalize marijuana , after Uruguay, even as the drug remains illegal under the United States' federal law. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has repeatedly said the goal is to restrict access of marijuana to minors and choke off profits from sales to organized crime.
  • Bernie Wasn't With Her

    Bernie Wasn't With Her

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    In August 2015, Hillary Clinton addressed her private email server at a campaign stop in Iowa, appearing at first to take her husband's advice and explain her reasoning without apologizing. Or are you happy Trump won? This was on her. When Abedin told her that Obama was on the phone Hillary took the call reluctantly because her mind was still struggling to absorb the shock of unexpected loss.
  • British PM May Calls for Jun. 8 General Election

    British PM May Calls for Jun. 8 General Election

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    That would make it easier for her to ignore opposition calls for a softer European Union exit - making compromises to retain some benefits of membership - and to face down hardliners within her own party who want a no-compromise "hard Brexit " that many economists fear could be devastating.
  • California, uccide tre persone davanti alla chiesa al grido di 'Allah Akhbar'

    California, uccide tre persone davanti alla chiesa al grido di 'Allah Akhbar'

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    Il capo della polizia di Fresno che indaga sul violento fatto di sangue ha dichiarato: "E' troppo presto per parlare di terrorismo ". Il guidatore ha quindi accelerato fuggendo e dirigendosi verso una vicina stazione della polizia. L'uomo ha sparato anche contro una quarta persona, ma senza colpirla. Mentre sul suo profilo Facebook sono state rinvenute frasi contro il governo e contro i bianchi.
  • Kansas governor names lawmaker as new state treasurer

    Kansas governor names lawmaker as new state treasurer

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    He and his wife, Suzanne, have four children and operate a consulting business in Pittsburg. Kansas governor Sam Brownback has appointed a legislator as the next state treasurer to replace Republican Ron Estes after Estes won a special congressional election.