• Dr. Miriam Adelson one of seven to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

    Dr. Miriam Adelson one of seven to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

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    You didn't make the front row, he's probably angry". It has helped young people of color attend college for more than 30 years. 'Universally admired for his towering intellect, brilliant wit and fierce devotion to our founding principles, Justice Scalia has made a deep and lasting impact on the history of our nation, ' Trump said at the ceremony.
  • Trump Attacks French Leader on His Speech on Nationalism

    Trump Attacks French Leader on His Speech on Nationalism

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    Mr Trump also attacked his counterpart over nationalism and took exception to Mr Macron's vision for a "true European military", which the French president said would enable Europe defend itself against any possible future threats from China, Russia and the US.
  • Andrew Gillum ends campaign for Florida governor

    Andrew Gillum ends campaign for Florida governor

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    Andrew Gillum , who tried to energize Florida's young and minority voters through a Democratic coalition seeking to end two decades of Republican control of the governor's office, ended his hard-fought campaign Saturday as the state's first black nominee for the post.
  • 63 killed, over 600 still missing in wildfire in California

    63 killed, over 600 still missing in wildfire in California

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    A day earlier, at a briefing with Brown, Zinke sidestepped questions about Trump's earlier criticism and said the federal government and the state government are working together to fight the fires. "Is it happening? Things are changing", Trump said. Paul Briones, a firefighter from Bakersfield, predicted Trump's visit would be a huge boost to the community, showing "that this on a national level is a priority".
  • President Trump Goes After Mueller Team: They've Gone Nuts!

    President Trump Goes After Mueller Team: They've Gone Nuts!

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    The questions center on alleged Russian meddling during the 2016 election cycle, which Mueller is tasked with investigating , according to ABC News sources. Congressional Democrats on Thursday dismissed as "fatally flawed" a Justice Department legal opinion defending Trump's decision to appoint Whitaker as acting attorney general to replace ousted Jeff Sessions.
  • Senate and House GOP Pick Congressional Leaders - as Showdown Over Pelosi Simmers

    Senate and House GOP Pick Congressional Leaders - as Showdown Over Pelosi Simmers

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    He now chairs the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee. Latino and Asian voters were also massive victories for Democrats , with Latino voters polling 69 percent Democrat, to 29 percent Republican. Even though votes are still being counted in Florida and other states from last week's midterm elections, both major USA political parties are turning their attention to the next contest: the 2020 presidential election.
  • Kim Jong Un tests Trump’s faith with new ‘tactical weapon’

    Kim Jong Un tests Trump’s faith with new ‘tactical weapon’

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    The Korean Central News Agency confirmed the man's identity as Bruce Byron Lowrance from MI. In 2010, South Korea banned the country's aircraft from using North Korean airspace as it imposed unilateral sanctions on the North following an attack on a South Korean warship that killed 46 sailors.
  • At least 5 dead in California wildfires

    At least 5 dead in California wildfires

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    Many homes have propane tanks that were exploding amid the flames. "We were surrounded by fire". "Extreme fire behaviour with risky rates of spread are expected", says an incident update, adding that the fire will continue to burn in the south west direction, threatening the City of Orville.
  • Israel's Southern Schools Reopen as Gaza Ceasefire Comes Into Effect

    Israel's Southern Schools Reopen as Gaza Ceasefire Comes Into Effect

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    The Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas group, also said the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon would be a target of rocket fire in response to Israeli attacks on civilian buildings in Gaza . Since late March, more than 220 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire during protests near the border between Gaza and Israel . "In response to yesterday's crime, the joint command of Palestinian factions announce the beginning of bombardment of the enemy's settlements with scores of ...
  • Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman resigns over Gaza ceasefire

    Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman resigns over Gaza ceasefire

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    What's next: Netanyahu has already started consultations with leaders of coalition parties. Before Lieberman's resignation , Netanyahu defended the ceasefire. "What we have seen in the past 48 hours was very unsafe and no efforts should be spared to avoid similar flare-ups". Israel can not come to terms with such a situation.