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It was left to NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg to try to hammer home the message of unity. Tension over US support for Article 5 began during Trump's campaign for president, when he repeatedly threatened to militarily support only members who meet the 2 percent spending benchmark.
  • Manchester bomber's father says he did not expect attack

    Manchester bomber's father says he did not expect attack

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    A bombing the night before at an Ariana Grande concert killed at least 22 people and wounded dozens more. British officials said a 23-year-old man was arrested in South Manchester in connection with the attack, but did not divulge further details about that individual's identity.
  • Dem wants to know if Trump pressed intel chiefs

    Dem wants to know if Trump pressed intel chiefs

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    After McCain's interview with CNN , Coats declined to comment before the Senate committee on whether Trump asked him to deny information regarding the allegations about Russian Federation, saying he considered his conversations with the president private.
  • Heated exchange between Mass. lawmaker, Betsy DeVos over education

    Heated exchange between Mass. lawmaker, Betsy DeVos over education

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    Those with graduate, not bachelor's, degrees, have the largest balances, such as teachers, doctors and lawyers. Citing a 2006 Building Education Success Together report, Scott's office provided statistics last week that show predominantly white schools "spend almost 50 percent more on capital construction than those serving minority students, and wealthy districts spend almost triple their high-poverty counterparts on capital construction".
  • Arctic Is Changing as U.S. Mulls Climate Policy, Tillerson Says

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    WALDHOLZ: Michael Sfraga of the Wilson Center says if the USA exits Paris, it may undermine its influence in a region that's becoming more important as sea ice retreats and shipping routes open. The Trump administration has been in conflict for months over what to do about US involvement in the landmark 2015 Paris climate accord, which commits almost 200 nations to establishing goals to reduce emissions that lead to climate change.
  • Theresa May calls Manchester Arena Explosion 'an appalling terrorist attack'

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    May has also announced a temporary suspension of her campaign for her Prime Ministership, in which she faces a stiff challenge from Labor challenger and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn . 'This was a barbaric attack, deliberately targeting some of the most vulnerable in our society - young people and children out at a pop concert. 'I'd like to pay tribute to the emergency services who have worked throughout the night professionally and effectively - they have done an excellent job.
  • President Trump to meet with Abbas in Bethlehem, visit Yad Vashem

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    The Palestinian premier also said he was willing to work with Trump to advance the peace process. "I'm very happy with the one that both parties like", he said. Their participation was also approved by President Mahmoud Abbas in person. "We can not stand a moment longer for the slaughter of innocent people", Trump said .
  • Trump arrives in Israel with big talk of brokering peace deals

    Trump arrives in Israel with big talk of brokering peace deals

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    Netanyahu said U.S. -Israeli "intelligence cooperation is terrific and it's never been better". Netanyahu said Trump's visit could be an "historic milestone on the path toward reconciliation and peace". Education Minister Naftali Bennett, head of the nationalist Jewish Home party, was among the first ministers to shake hands with Trump, and took the opportunity to insist the United States recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel .