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The White House said US President Donald Trump has spoken to Libyan eastern commander General Khalifa Haftar , whose forces are attacking the capital Tripoli . For now, there is a "deadlock" in fighting south of the capital between Haftar's self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) and the internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA), the envoy told AFP .
  • Trump called on spy chiefs for help as Russia probe began

    Trump called on spy chiefs for help as Russia probe began

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    And earlier this year, Trump called national security assessments "naive", tweeting "perhaps intelligence should go back to school". "That's going to be a very consequential decision and one that I'm going to reserve judgment on until we've had a chance to fully deliberate on it", Schiff said.
  • Five facts about Queen Elizabeth II as she turns 93

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    Harry's heavily-pregnant wife Meghan was absent, as was the Duke of Edinburgh who has retired from royal duties. She was seen greeting Kate , who curtsied for the queen , William and Harry as well as others attending the service. George's Chapel. "The trouble [with Canada] is that you effectively set them up as king and queen of a whole separate country". While we're used to seeing William and Harry chatting away and comfortable in one another's presence, some media outlets have noted ...
  • Trump brutally roasts Romney, complete with video flashback

    Trump brutally roasts Romney, complete with video flashback

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    Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren repeated her calls for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump on Saturday, saying "this isn't about politics". But he wasn't as clear on the matter of obstruction of justice. "Well, first of all, I think Sen". Trump allies on Sunday pushed back on some instances of potential obstruction outlined by Mueller, including the president pressuring then-White House Counsel Donald McGahn to have Mueller fired in the early ...
  • Mike Huckabee, CNN Analyst Clash Over Sarah Sanders

    Mike Huckabee, CNN Analyst Clash Over Sarah Sanders

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    Just to read the Mueller report's paragraphs on the change to the G.O.P. convention platform on Ukraine, long a minor locus of Putin-Trump quid pro quo conspiracy theorizing, is sufficient to recognize how much freelancing and chaos dominated the Trump campaign, and how little direction was offered from above.
  • Militia detains migrants at gunpoint along the US-Mexico border

    Militia detains migrants at gunpoint along the US-Mexico border

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    The group, which contains many women and children, are seen sitting and squatting in the darkness and squinting up into the militia's spotlights. The group's members "are not police or law enforcement and they have no authority under New Mexico or federal law to detain or arrest migrants in the United States", the letter reads.
  • NK Back to Missile Test Launches

    NK Back to Missile Test Launches

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    The report said the test didn't appear to be of a banned mid or long-range ballistic missile that could scuttle the ongoing nuclear negotiations. "There was a test", Patrick Shanahan, the acting defense secretary, told reporters as he met his Albanian counterpart at the Pentagon.
  • Handsome and warmer weather for the holiday weekend

    Handsome and warmer weather for the holiday weekend

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    The official Dutch beach season starts at the end of May and many beaches do not yet have lifeguards. Saturday looks sunny and pleasant with highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Lows of 6 to 9 degrees Celsius. We're dry for the next 3 days before a system moves in. Isolated mist or fog patches may form as temperatures fall into single figures in inland rural spots.
  • Trade commission's much-anticipated USMCA report finds 'moderate' economic impact

    Trade commission's much-anticipated USMCA report finds 'moderate' economic impact

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    The office of the US Trade Representative, headed by Trump appointee Robert Lighthizer, put out its own economic analysis of the USMCA Thursday, focusing on some of the most notable changes for automakers made in the deal. "It's positive", Jack Caporal, a trade policy expert at Center for Strategic and International Studies, told AFP. The US auto workforce would rise by a net 28,000 workers yet prices would also rise somewhat - actually cutting auto sales by 140,000.
  • Congress mulls next steps after release of Mueller report

    Congress mulls next steps after release of Mueller report

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    Mueller's team said it could not resolve a conflict in the accounts of Kushner, who said the meeting was diplomatic in nature, and Gorkov, who said it was business related . Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report revealed new details about Trump's attempts to impede his investigation on Thursday. At Justice Department headquarters, reporters buzzed around as they awaited Barr and then the Mueller report.