• Trump, Putin have 'very good' call on Syria, US says

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    The White House says President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin held a "very good" conversation about the ongoing crisis on Syria . The U.S. intelligence agencies, however, earlier said they had proof that Russian Federation was behind the hacking of Democratic email accounts, aimed at benefiting President Donald Trump's campaign and harming his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton.
  • Macron won 66.1%, Le Pen 33.9% in French vote: final results

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    While some world leaders such as British Prime Minister Theresa May, US President Donald Trump (though he had earlier backed Le Pen) and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping extended their congratulations to Macron nearly immediately, one of the most interesting well wishes came on Monday morning from Russian President Vladimir Putin.
  • Former top United States lawyer: White House warned over Flynn

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    All the committees are led by Republicans. He says in his resignation letter that he did not deliberately leave out elements of his conversations with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak when he recounted them to Vice President Mike Pence. A federal judge struck down the order on February 5 and four days later an appellate court upheld that decision. And it differed sharply from White House spokesman Sean Spicer's characterization of her warning as a simple "heads up".
  • Wall Street is betting the government won't shut down

    Wall Street is betting the government won't shut down

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    The President of America pledged that he'd build a wall along the USA's southern border, and that Mexico would pay for it. Leaders of the conservative House Freedom Caucus met to consider a proposal to change the Republican legislation to let states get federal waivers to ignore coverage requirements imposed by President Barack Obama's health care law.
  • French president-elect Emmanuel Macron hails 'new page of our history'

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    Many of those will have been supporters of the far-left maverick Jean-Luc Melenchon, whose high-spending, anti-EU, anti-globalisation platform had many similarities with Le Pen's. French voters elected the centrist as the country's youngest president ever on Sunday, delivering a resounding victory to the unabashedly pro-European former investment banker.
  • North Korea Missile Test Fails Amid International Condemnation

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    With regards to Trump's comment that he "didn't say 'don't test the missile, '" that's not exactly true, especially in the context of how Dickerson phrased the question. "But he understands we're not going to be very happy". When pressed on his reaction to another nuclear missile test, Trump said: "I would not be happy".
  • Payments from Russian Federation kept secret

    Payments from Russian Federation kept secret

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    Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) said of documents viewed by the committee during a classified briefing at the Capitol. Flynn, he added , failed to obtain permission from the U.S. Spicer said the White House officials viewed the request for Flynn's contacts with foreign officials as "outlandish". Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris and Dianne Feinstein of California said they believed the committee needed to move at a faster rate.
  • More Venezuela Protests As Death Toll Rises

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    The protest movement has drawn masses of people into the street almost every day since March, and shows no sign of slowing. "The Democratic Unity. will not go to Miraflores (presidential palace)", said Capriles on Sunday in a video address, in response to President Nicolas Maduro's invitation for the opposition to join in a National Constituent Assembly (ANC) on Monday.
  • University of Texas Stabbings: One Killed and Three Harmed at Austin Campus

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    The 21-year-old suspect, Kendrex J. White , was armed with a large hunting knife. As is often the case when tragedy strikes and the police are rushing to respond, social media quickly filled the void. Many were speculating that White had targeted members of UT fraternities and sororities. Your walls will fall. "If these hard times it is even more important for the campus community to come together".
  • Vijay Mallya guilty of contempt of court

    Vijay Mallya guilty of contempt of court

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    The Centre had further told the Supreme Court that Mallya was taking the top court for a ride. The contempt petition was filed in the Supreme Court by a group of banks, led by the State Bank of India. The banks have alleged that Mallya concealed the facts and diverted the money to his son Siddharth Mallya and daughters Leanna Mallya and Tanya Mallya in "flagrant violation" of the orders passed by the Karnataka High Court.