• Venezuelan president compares treatment of officials abroad to Nazi persecution

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    The death of a 15-year-old boy meanwhile brought the death toll from weeks of protests to 43 - a dark milestone that matched the number killed in the last comparable wave of unrest, in 2014. Uruguay's United Nations ambassador, Elbio Rosselli, this month's council president, said his government favors a regional approach and is working with many other countries to help the political factions in Venezuela resolve the crisis.
  • Backed Syrian militias say capture Tabqa from Islamic State

    Backed Syrian militias say capture Tabqa from Islamic State

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    Tabqa and the nearby dam, Syria's largest, were seized a day earlier in an offensive that lasted almost seven weeks, with the backing of airstrikes from the worldwide coalition. Spokesman Redur Khalil called on Ankara to let go of its "unjustified" fears of the group. "We expect that this mistake is to be rectified", he said.
  • Why Is Donald Trump Sticking By Michael Flynn?

    Why Is Donald Trump Sticking By Michael Flynn?

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    Trump was speaking in a joint press conference with Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos. The FBI is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election, including looking into any possible links between Trump campaign associates and the Kremlin.
  • Why Trump should be very afraid of James Comey's memos

    Why Trump should be very afraid of James Comey's memos

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    His meeting with Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak came a day after Trump fired FBI director James Comey , the man leading an investigation into contentious links between members of the President's campaign team and Russia. Ryan said Congress needs to get the facts, but "it is obvious there are some people out there who want to harm the president". There is no sign the FBI's Russian Federation investigation is closing.
  • Graham believes Russian Federation probe 'considered a criminal investigation'

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    President Donald Trump has said the decision to appoint a special counsel to oversee the inquiry into Russian influence on his election is hurting America "terribly". Rosenstein said the Mueller appointment was "necessary in order for the American people to have full confidence in the outcome". "So poor in fact that, I believe - and you'd have to ask him, because I don't like to speak for other people - but I believe that's why the deputy attorney general went out and wrote his very, ...
  • Vladimir Putin says he can prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

    Vladimir Putin says he can prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

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    Trump maintains that the data he shared with Lavrov concerned flight safety and terrorism, and that he had the " absolute right " to provide the information at an openly scheduled White House meeting. But the swirling questions about his conduct were clearly on his mind when he told graduates at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in CT that "no politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly".
  • Car mows down Times Square pedestrians for blocks, killing 1

    Car mows down Times Square pedestrians for blocks, killing 1

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    Within moments of the incident, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and de Blasio rushed to the scene. Alpha Balde helped apprehend the driver who plowed into people in Times Square. The area is now under a police cordon after the vehicle came to rest on its side with smoke pouring from it. Police pushed pedestrians back from the scene as a precaution as the vehicle was inspected for explosives.
  • Mike Huckabee calls Roger Ailes a 'genius'

    Mike Huckabee calls Roger Ailes a 'genius'

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    Sexual harassment allegations by journalists Megyn Kelly and Gretchen Carlson led to Ailes negotiating the terms of his departure with the network and ultimately his resignation in late July . Ailes is credited with doing more than anyone has to change the landscape of media but also more to divide the country with great political influence.