• Action again North Korea's ballistic missiles a difficult call for US
Action again North Korea's ballistic missiles a difficult call for US

Since Seoul and other large cities are only 30 miles from the border, North Korea can immediately inflict tremendous loss of life on South Korea if it's ever attacked. Greece, which has been in the headlines because of its ongoing economic depression and the migrant crisis , experienced record tourism in 2016 and 2017 .

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  • Trump says doesn't think Iran living up to spirit of nuclear deal
Trump says doesn't think Iran living up to spirit of nuclear deal

Trump said that if Pyongyang attacks the U.S. or one of its allies, "things will happen to them like they never thought possible" and that should make North Korean leadership "very nervous". Typically, the US deters North Korean aggression by setting clear and predictable policies. Workers' Party of Korea member Kim Ki-nam also spoke at the ...

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  • Raila Odinga dénonce une élection présidentielle
Raila Odinga dénonce une élection présidentielle "manipulée", la tension monte — Kenya

Son opposant Raila Odinga dénonce un scrutin frauduleux. Mais la commission électorale (IEBC) a annoncé que les personnes déjà dans les files d'attente seraient autorisées à voter. Environ 400 observateurs étrangers ont été déployés au Kenya , par l'UE, mais aussi par l'Union africaine, l'organisation du Commonwealth ou l'ONG Carter Center, dont...

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  • Trump Toughens Warning on North Korea
Trump Toughens Warning on North Korea

Japanese tourists sat outdoors in coffee shops or queued in the sun for ice cream while others perused luxury goods stores or tried on surf shorts and sunglasses. "He has been very threatening beyond a normal state", Trump said. "We keep closely watching the speech and behavior of the U.S.", it said. The discussion gets even more complicate...

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  • Kenya tallies votes in high-stakes elections — AFP
Kenya tallies votes in high-stakes elections — AFP

Odinga on Tuesday rejected the results displayed by the election commission, saying, "They are fictitious, they are fake". Although there are eight presidential candidates on the ballot paper, the real battle is between incumbent Kenyatta, the 55-year-old son of Kenya's founding president and his longtime rival, 72-year-old Odinga , son of the ...

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  • PSG Confirm World Record Neymar Signing — BREAKING
PSG Confirm World Record Neymar Signing — BREAKING

The Daily Mail's Nick Harris runs the numbers on potential Neymar PSG merchandising . I haven't discussed where I will play. He denied he was quitting the Camp Nou because he was tired of playing second fiddle to Barcelona legend Lionel Messi , saying: "I'm sad people would think that way".

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  • Reports: Trump-Russia investigation goes to grand jury
Reports: Trump-Russia investigation goes to grand jury

The White House favors anything that accelerates the conclusion of his work fairly. But it certainly looks like Trump is more concerned about his own wealth and business interests. "We have no reason to believe President Trump is under investigation", Trump attorney John Dowd told Fox News. "I think that U.S. policy on Russia is heading only in...

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  • Gap in inbound, outbound travel grows from drop of Chinese visitors
Gap in inbound, outbound travel grows from drop of Chinese visitors

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  • People Killed In Lahore Blast In Pakistan
People Killed In Lahore Blast In Pakistan

Initial police investigations suggested it might be a suicide bomb attack. The city's commissioner Abdullah Khan Sumbul said the blast targeted police. Pakistani security officials inspect the site of an explosion in Lahore on July 24, 2017. The blast took place on a crowded main street in southern Lahore .

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  • RB Leipzig rejected €75m bid for Liverpool target Naby Keita
RB Leipzig rejected €75m bid for Liverpool target Naby Keita

Are we in Macau? No". Southampton are, understandably, sick of seeing their star names take the well-trodden path from the South Coast to Merseyside. Liverpool have been heavily linked with a move to sign Virgil van Dijk for a long time now as the Reds look to strengthen their weak defense this summer.

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  • Sissoko remains in Tottenham's first-team plans - Pochettino
Sissoko remains in Tottenham's first-team plans - Pochettino

Sissoko also put out a strong showing at Euro 2016 on a French side stacked with talent - so he's clearly got solid ability buried somewhere within him. Danny Rose , Erik Lamela and Heung-Min Son are missing due to lingering injury concerns. The 27-year-old France international joined the north Londoners last summer in a multi-million-pound switc...

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  • Roglic vainqueur à Serre-Chevalier, Bardet 3ème au général
Roglic vainqueur à Serre-Chevalier, Bardet 3ème au général

Celle qui est l'une des étapes reines de ce Tour pourrait faire bouger une dernière fois les lignes au classement général . Car il ne pourra sans doute taquiner Froome dans cet exercice. En danger de perdre le maillot du leader tant convoité, il n'a pas paniqué alors que Bardet , Uran et Aru ne parvenaient pas à unir leurs forces à l'av...

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  • Neymar could make PSG Champions League contenders — Emery
Neymar could make PSG Champions League contenders — Emery

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was an option, but PSG discarded the move for the Dortmund star a while ago. "For me, the best signings are the players I already have in my team". His father, who has played a significant role in his life, is also not a great fan of the Catalan club. Would Barcelona star Neymar be worth £196m to Paris Saint-Ge...

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  • Cuts to Medicaid won't only hurt poor people — Glenn Ellis
Cuts to Medicaid won't only hurt poor people — Glenn Ellis

The more people learn about what's in the GOP plan , the more they seem to dislike it. So administration officials have fallen back on the strategy that comes most naturally to them: straight-up lying. With their failure, at least so far, to either repeal or replace the ACA, they are now seeing the results. Establishing those networks of health ca...

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  • Trump lays blame as US health care reform bid collapses
Trump lays blame as US health care reform bid collapses

To avoid confusion and exhaustion in the Trump era, I've argued for drawing a simple line: When Trump advocates and enacts policies that you disagree with, it's appropriate to express disagreement, tempered with the acknowledgment that this is the right of an elected president, especially one whose party controls both houses of Congress.

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  • Negotiate on 'Obamacare,' don't just kill it — AP-NORC poll
Negotiate on 'Obamacare,' don't just kill it — AP-NORC poll

Senator John McCain's absence due to health issues has added to McConnell's vote-counting troubles. It cited its own "proprietary model" used to determine how many people would switch from ACA plans to the new Cruz plans, without spelling out its assumptions.

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  • ObamaCare repeal would leave 32M without insurance, cut deficit by $473B
ObamaCare repeal would leave 32M without insurance, cut deficit by $473B

During the 10 minutes cameras were allowed, at the start of a two-hour lunch, Trump promised "tremendous competition" in insurance markets if Republican bills become law. "There is a large majority in our conference that want to demonstrate to the American people that they intend to keep the commitment they made in four straight elections to re...

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  • Qatar to sue countries imposing blockade
Qatar to sue countries imposing blockade

It should be obvious to European countries, not least in view of foreseeable migration flows, which side they should support. While Qatar has not asked Saudi, Emirati or Bahraini citizens to leave Doha, the three countries demanded Qatari nationals leave as they announced a series of punishing measures.

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  • Don't leave DC until ObamaCare is repealed — Trump to senators
Don't leave DC until ObamaCare is repealed — Trump to senators

Shelley Moore Capito, R-West Virginia, one of four GOP senators who pledged to oppose the straight repeal option McConnell has promised a vote on. "I don't think anybody's mind's going to get changed sitting right there, but it gives us a chance to again frame it where we have our differences". No.

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  • Trump says Senate needs to work on health care — The Latest
Trump says Senate needs to work on health care — The Latest

That 60-vote threshold ensures that in order to pass legislation, the majority party needs to get some buy-in from the minority. "We will have demonstrated that Republicans , by themselves, are not prepared at this particular point to do a replacement", he said.

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  • Four GOP senators disapprove of ObamaCare repeal effort — MORNING BRIEF
Four GOP senators disapprove of ObamaCare repeal effort — MORNING BRIEF

Industry groups like America's Health Insurance Plans have been lobbying for a commitment to enforce the current law's requirement to have insurance. Repealing and replacing Obamacare was supposed to be the major achievement of President Donald Trump's first months.

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  • Three Republican senators oppose GOP Obamacare repeal
Three Republican senators oppose GOP Obamacare repeal

Any "replacement" bill that exchanges one federal program for another is not the right direction. " ObamaCare has failed, and ObamaCare must go", he said. No one raised their hand. McIntosh also acknowledged the latest proposal would leave several existing regulations in place and is "short of perfection".

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  • US Senate Republicans to Vote on Obamacare Repeal Bill 'Early Next Week'
US Senate Republicans to Vote on Obamacare Repeal Bill 'Early Next Week'

Sen". "We're going to win on taxes", he said. ALISON KODJAK, BYLINE: Hi, Robert. Trump said letting the program fail will encourage Democrats to come to the table and negotiate. Mark Kirk voting against the plan. And other counties are seeing staggering premium increases. KODJAK: There's this uncertainty about what's going to happen.

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  • Trump fumes as 'repeal now, replace later' Obamacare bid collapses
Trump fumes as 'repeal now, replace later' Obamacare bid collapses

On twitter yesterday, Trump tweeted Republicans should repeal Obamacare now and work on a new health care plan starting from scratch. The ever-escalating costs of high-tech care and the near-constant debate in the media guarantee the issue's salience will continue to grow.

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  • Senate Needs to Get a Healthcare Bill to the House — Blackburn
Senate Needs to Get a Healthcare Bill to the House — Blackburn

Tom MacArthur, R-3rd. The hospital association noted Tuesday that the senator has visited all 127 community hospitals in the state. President Donald Trump says he is deeply "disappointed" by the collapse of the GOP health care bill.

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  • Transgender Trolls Governor to Protest 'Bathroom Bill'
Transgender Trolls Governor to Protest 'Bathroom Bill'

Also on the slate is a series of bills that would restrict municipal authority in a number of areas, from bills that would ban some tree preservation regulations, to expediting city and county permitting procedures. "We have choices about where those meetings can go". Major corporations have publicly opposed the Texas bill. "They are standing up ...

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  • Senate must go to 51 vote majority — Trump
Senate must go to 51 vote majority — Trump

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin told reporters Tuesday it's now time to begin a bipartisan fix to the Affordable Care Act and that should begin with the former governors in the Senate , Manchin said . Here's the problem. Obamacare is in the middle of a tailspin. John McCain (R-AZ) still recovering from surgery in Arizona, Capito's defec...

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  • The Trump Standard — Robert Reich
The Trump Standard — Robert Reich

Natalia Veselnitskaya met with Trump Jr . Her clients include "state-owned businesses and a senior government official's son", reports the New York Times . But it is another demonstrable Republican lie that Barack Obama's vision for affordable health care in America has been a failure. And surely Podhoretz is also correct that Congress would ...

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  • Rob Goldstone, the UK link in Trump's Russian mire
Rob Goldstone, the UK link in Trump's Russian mire

We have a few disagreements with other families, but generally, we work through the issues. Economists look at retail and see a stagnant industry that has failed to adopt new technologies and become more efficient. But again, those should be internal family matters. Today, the real global challenger to the US is China, militarily and economical...

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  • Trump Campaign Paid Trump Jr.'s Lawyer Weeks Before Russian Meeting Revelation
Trump Campaign Paid Trump Jr.'s Lawyer Weeks Before Russian Meeting Revelation

Donald Trump's misadventure with American media continues even after six months of his elevation as the President of the United States . He said that he learned of the meeting on the day when Veselinzic asked him to attend. Napolitano also said he agrees with a Jonathan Turley opinion piece for USA Today , in which Turley writes that nepotism,...

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  • Secret Service: We didn't clear Don Jr.'s Russian lawyer
Secret Service: We didn't clear Don Jr.'s Russian lawyer

The tweet referred to a primary debate question that had been provided to the Clinton campaign and not to her then-rival, Sen. The President has maintained having no knowledge of the meeting until the Times' reporting . Moscow has denied any interference and the president and Trump Jr. have denied any collusion. Kucinich said he understand...

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  • Trump tells Brigitte Macron: 'You're in such good physical shape'
Trump tells Brigitte Macron: 'You're in such good physical shape'

Trump and Macron will review the procession from a stand at the Place de la Concorde. "My determination is total", he said . Politics is not the nicest business. Of course, getting the right TV coverage takes some effort. It was the presidency as he would no doubt like it, ceremonial, aggrandizing and shorn of its onerous security briefings ...

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  • Missing out on Tiemoue Bakayoko would be disastrous — Chelsea
Missing out on Tiemoue Bakayoko would be disastrous — Chelsea

Soon-to-be Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko has revealed that Brazil legend Ronaldinho is the player that he looked up to the most when he was younger. It is why Cesc Fabregas was mostly a bit part player last season. And there's more bad news for the Blues with the Daily Star reporting that Alex Sandro is "unsure if he wants to join t...

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  • Trump says French First Lady in 'such good shape'
Trump says French First Lady in 'such good shape'

Trump has a history of commenting on women's appearances, both positively and negatively. Facing uniform Democratic opposition, a third Republican defection would sink it - a reality not lost on Trump. Trump wore a red suit from French designer Christian Dior for her arrival in Paris the day previous. A few minutes later, a joint detachment of U....

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  • Former Soviet counterintelligence officer joined Trump Jr. at meeting: Report
Former Soviet counterintelligence officer joined Trump Jr. at meeting: Report

Alex Jones at InfoWars declares that Veselnitskaya is a mole planted by George Soros, and the Bannonites at Breitbart are in full-throated baying . HORSLEY: Trump and Macron shook hands several times for photographers today without the clenched teeth of their first meeting two months ago.

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  • Trump had to sit through a Daft Punk medley in France
Trump had to sit through a Daft Punk medley in France

Finally, he reaches for Brigitte's hand while Melania just stands pat, creating an odd three-way pretzel. The men shook hands as they began to walk toward reporters, and Trump patted Marcon's hand with his left and said something privately to him as they continued walking.

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  • Trump allies pushing RNC to cover legal fees of Russia investigations
Trump allies pushing RNC to cover legal fees of Russia investigations

Privately, people close to the vice president are saying he's "just not going to address" the news about Trump Jr.'s meetings and emails. "It's called opposition research, or even research into your opponent", Trump said. The RNC does keep a legal defense fund that predates the Trump-Russia investigation, but it is typically used for legal def...

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  • The actions of collusion could lead to a number of charges — PolitiFact
The actions of collusion could lead to a number of charges — PolitiFact

Trump contended that his stances on defense and energy policy were more detrimental to Moscow's interests than those of his opponent, Democrat Hillary Clinton . Trump Jr . posted the correspondence on his Twitter account after the New York Times published several articles on the meeting. "I said, did you do it?" "Our best hope ...

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  • Rep. Sherman: Impeachment Can Trigger WH 'Intervention'
Rep. Sherman: Impeachment Can Trigger WH 'Intervention'

Lack of impulse control, accompanied by a refusal to have his staff control his impulses. The allegations contend that Trump sought to block the investigation "through threatening, and then terminating, [former FBI Director] James Comey ", according to the Los Angeles Times .

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  • CNN video shows Donald Trump in Vegas with Russian businessmen
CNN video shows Donald Trump in Vegas with Russian businessmen

He added that a second ceasefire in another region of Syria was also under consideration. President Trump is now travelling to Paris, a city he has openly criticised following extremist attacks in recent years. Speaking to reporters Wednesday in Moscow , President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov, insisted that the Kreml...

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