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Earlier, as Tillerson and Lavrov posed for photographs, the Russian sarcastically deflected a reporter's question about Comey's dismissal. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that Syria could be one area where the USA and Russian Federation could work together to rebuild trust.
  • Israel Reprimands Swedish Ambassador Over UNESCO Vote Denying Ties to Jerusalem

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    Tuesday's resolution, passed on the day that Israel was celebrating its independence, calls on Israel to rescind any "legislative and administrative measures and actions" it has taken to "alter the character and status" of Jerusalem . "I call upon the UN Secretary General to condemn this absurd vote in the highest of terms". "Most of you are younger than me", Rivlin stated. The Unesco resolution sponsored by Arab countries on Tuesday addressed Israel as the "occupying power" and urges ...
  • Austrian vice chancellor steps down amid party infighting

    Austrian vice chancellor steps down amid party infighting

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    Mitterlehner, who is also Austria's economy minister, said in a hastily arranged news conference that he would quit all his posts May 15. Austria has been run by a coalition government since December 2013, when the ruling Social Democrats joined the Austrian People's Party in forming an administration.
  • Flynn associates subpoenaed in Russian Federation probe

    Flynn associates subpoenaed in Russian Federation probe

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    The White House says that President Donald Trump had considered firing FBI Director James Comey "since the day he was elected president". Flynn had multiple contacts with Kislyak during the transition, including an in-person meeting at New York's Trump Tower that was also attended by the president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner.
  • Forecast: Warm and dry weather again today

    Forecast: Warm and dry weather again today

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    The front will drift slightly north tonight , spreading in clouds and showers. Sunday night cloud cover remains and lows cool to the mid-60s. There will also be a 10-20 percent chance of thunderstorms for the Big Country. Tomorrow: Mostly Cloudy, Scattered Showers (50%). Friday looks like it will be wet, with a 60 percent chance of rain during the day. The low will be around 48.
  • Trump approves plan to arm Syrian Kurds

    Trump approves plan to arm Syrian Kurds

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    At the same time, USA leaders on Tuesday sought to stress that they plan to continue to involve Turkey in the fight against ISIS. Mattis said he had open and useful discussions with Turkish officials Tuesday, a. Previously, Turkey has shown a prickly reaction to the US backing Kurds in Syria . The dispute poisoned ties between Turkey and the United States under the administration of former president Barack Obama but commentators had hoped for a smoother ride under Trump.
  • AK Steel Holding (AKS) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.38

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    Mean recommendation on this stock is 2.30. 08/22/2016 - Rosenblatt Securities began new coverage on AK Steel Holding Corporation giving the company a "buy" rating. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and issued a $50.00 price objective on shares of United States Steel in a report on Wednesday, April 26th.
  • In goodbye letter, Comey says he won't dwell on firing

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    Some lawmakers have voiced concern that Mr. Comey's firing could hinder the FBI's investigation into possible ties between Mr. Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation. "The FBI director has no credibility!" President Bill Clinton dismissed William Sessions amid allegations of ethical lapses in 1993.Republican Sen.
  • Trump warns N. Korea missiles 'will only get better'

    Trump warns N. Korea missiles 'will only get better'

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    Donald Trump has condemned North Korea as "disrespecting the wishes of China" after Pyongyang test-fired a ballistic missile despite rising tensions in the region. Dickerson followed up, "You say, "Not happy" - what does that mean?" Trump said in an interview Thursday that even though he wanted to handle North Korea's threats with diplomacy, a major conflict could not be ruled out.