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Iran "is not ready to accept humiliation and threat", he continued. "I feel that I did a huge thing". He said: "During President Rouhani's first term we made good progress on improving UK-Iran relations, including an upgrade in diplomatic relations, and I welcome his continued commitment to the nuclear deal Iran signed up to in 2015".
  • In Saudi Arabia, Trump seeks to move past domestic troubles

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    His firing of Comey and the appointment of a special counsel to investigate his campaign's ties to Russian Federation past year has triggered a stream of bad headlines. The royal red carpet welcome - which featured a military brass band and a fighter jet flyover - was a demonstration of just how highly anticipated Trump's arrival was to this Middle Eastern kingdom.
  • Oil prices dip as supply remains ample despite output cuts

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    At 6:05pm BST, the Brent front month futures contract was up 0.80% or 42 cents to $52.63 per barrel, holding firm above the psychological $50 level. The oil bulls were further encouraged by the small drop in the U.S. For present, Russian Federation has reduced its oil output by 300,000 barrels per day, as stipulated in the Vienna deal signed between OPEC and non-OPEC countries, Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters May 18.
  • Trump lands in Riyadh on first leg of foreign tour

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    The White House confirmed the draft was authentic, but cautioned the president had not yet signed off on the final product. It is also meant to bolster the kingdom's ability to contribute to counterterrorism operations across the region, "reducing the burden on the US military to conduct those operations".
  • Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe into WikiLeaks' Assange

    Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe into WikiLeaks' Assange

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    It does not clear Assange's name, however, and some experts say it puts him into an even more precarious legal situation if the US has - as some suspect - a sealed indictment for his arrest. "It is no longer proportionate to maintain the arrest of Julian Assange in his absence", she said. Prosecutors could seek a sealed indictment - or may have one already - to be unveiled if and when Assange strays within reach of American law enforcement, the former official said.
  • Tucker Calls Out Media Bias, 'Progressive Activists Posing as Reporters'

    Tucker Calls Out Media Bias, 'Progressive Activists Posing as Reporters'

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    But following his nomination, and as his chances improved that he might actually win the presidency over the media's favored candidate, the media chaned its tone dramatically: "Only after he had secured the Republican nomination did the press sharpen its scrutiny and, as his news coverage turned negative, Trump turned on the press".
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    UKPD courageous rain for "Cops on Donut Shops" Special Olympics fundraiser

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    Each person who donated some money to the cause got a Friday-only coupon for a free doughnut. "This year, I had to run back home and get my winter hat". Special Olympics Illinois is a nonprofit organization offering year-round training and competition in 19 sports for almost 22,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities and almost 21,000 young athletes, ages 2 to 7, with and without intellectual disabilities.
  • Google CEO Sundar Pichai opens I/O developer conference 2017

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    It will first be available as part of Google's voice-controlled digital assistant _ which bears the straightforward name " Google Assistant " - and Photos app. With the new "Fluid Experience", users can become more productive and can enjoy multi-tasking tools. Create one if you do not have it by selecting a new Google account.
  • With MLB pace of game, even talks go slowly

    With MLB pace of game, even talks go slowly

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    Management proposed making changes for this year, such as installing pitch clocks and limiting trips to the mound by catchers, but the players' union would not agree. The first Facebook Live game will be the Rockies at the Reds (7:10 p.m. ET) this Friday. "We're at the beginning of a golden age of online video", Zuckerberg said during an earnings call last month.
  • Inside Pippa Middleton's wedding to James Matthews

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    So it's no wonder the future Mrs. Matthews has warned her man's brother, Spencer Matthews, to abandon any prank plans he may've had in store for her nuptials. Some expect Harry to attend the church ceremony solo, than bring Markle to the reception that follows. Unlike her sister who married at London's Westminster Abbey, Middleton and Matthews will Wednesday at the her local village church, the picturesque St Mark's in the rural village of Englefield west of London.
  • Global Markets Sell Off Amid Trump Administration Turmoil; Gold Shines

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    The U.S. dollar slumped to levels last seen in the immediate aftermath of Trump's surprise victory in November, trading as low as 97.29 against a basket of its global peers as investors reacted to a report from the Washington Post that the President had asked his former FBI Director James Comey to drop and investigation into Michael Flynn, his former National Security Advisor, relating to alleged ties with Russian Federation.