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The day after a new report that Trump allegedly asked top intelligence officials to push back against the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, Democrats seized on the president's newly released budget proposal, which would make cuts to programs that have benefitted constituencies that voted for him.
  • Philippines' finmin says economy not threatened by martial law

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    Days after the conversation with Duterte, Trump said publicly that he would be "honored" to meet with Kim. "I have always said do not force my hand into it because if I start to declare martial law, I will solve all the problems of Mindanao connected with law and order", Duterte said upon arrival in the Philippines after a truncated meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
  • Manchester terror attack: The victims

    Manchester terror attack: The victims

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    The BBC reported that the officer was with her husband and two children. It is the first time the most serious rating has been reached for almost a decade. Following Monday's blast, the Government has activated Operation Temperer, providing up to 3,800 troops to support the police in their security operations.
  • First The Swat, Now The Hair Tuck. Melania Trump Does It Again

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    That in itself is a problem: When the US takes too large a role in the talks, it removes the pressure from Palestinian and Israeli diplomats to arrive at a deal on their own. The reality is that most peacemakers find it tough on the Israeli side. Mr. Abbas reiterated to Mr. Trump "our commitment to cooperate with you in order to make peace and forge a historic peace deal" and to become partners with the USA against terrorism.
  • Two Of Michael Flynn's Businesses Slapped With Subpoenas

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    Tuesday's moves come after lawyers told intelligence leaders in a letter on Monday that Mr Flynn would invoke his right against self-incrimination because the documents the committee was requesting were "testimonial" in nature. The threat stemmed from a claim Trump made in a May 9 letter firing FBI Director Comey that he was informed by Comey "on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation".
  • Who Is Hashem Abedi? Brother Of Manchester Attacker Arrested For ISIS Ties

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    The British government has not confirmed those details about Abedi, whose parents are from Libya, but Home Secretary Amber Rudd told Sky News that he had been known to security services "up to a point" before Monday's attack . Greater Manchester Police said they were now confident they knew the identity of all the people who lost their lives and had made contact with all the families.
  • Four people in custody over Manchester bomb attack

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    All three were injured, the husband critically, the corporation said. We support the police in bringing the perpetrators to justice, and in protecting the people of Manchester and the rest of the UK. "So until we can be reassured that there is no continued activity around this operation, that it is entirely safe around this operation, then it is right that we are at this heightened state of alert".
  • Calgary artist touring in Manchester expresses heartbreak in wake of terror attack

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    MANCHESTER , England A blast on Monday night at a concert in the northern English city of Manchester where USA singer Ariana Grande had been performing left an unknown number of people dead and injured, police said . It was taken in Manchester's Arndale centre just days before he detonated the nail bomb that killed 22 people and injured another 119. May confirmed that the attacker was Salman Ramadan Abedi, a 22-year-old who was born and raised in Britain.
  • House Intelligence Hearing With John Brennan

    House Intelligence Hearing With John Brennan

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    Mr Trump's conversation with Admiral Rogers was documented in a memo written at the time by a senior member of the NSA, an official said. "As the president's principal intelligence adviser, I'm fortunate to be able, indeed, to spend a significant amount of time with the president discussing national security interests and intelligence as it relates to those interests", Coats said.
  • Trump Establishes Panel to Probe Voter Fraud

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    The president named Vice President Mike Pence to lead the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, and named a bipartisan group of members that includes chief state election officials. With or without this federal panel, the issue of voter fraud is one that can showcase how two people may live in the United States of America, but they seem to inhabit completely different universes when it comes to evaluating the threat of voter fraud.