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Kushner". The Associated Press reported that Rinat Akhmetshin , a Russian-American lobbyist, attended the meeting , but he denies that he was a conterintelligence officer and claims that the meeting was "not substantive". Breaking from many of his ideological peers, conservative commentator Charles Krauthammer believes the bombshell surrounding President Trump's son this week is a watershed moment.
  • Harriman mourns military plane crash victim

    Harriman mourns military plane crash victim

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    The plane spiraled down at about 4 p.m.in a field about 85 miles north of Jackson. Marine Corps Maj. Andrew Aranda says Tuesday that the flight of the KC-130T originated Monday from Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina.
  • Human remains found in Bucks County search for missing men

    Human remains found in Bucks County search for missing men

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    At an 11 a.m. press conference Thursday, Weintraub said he was pleased with the progress being made by investigators. Police found the remains of Dean Finocchiaro , 19, of Middletown, Pennsylvania , on the property owned by Dinardo. It has been more than a week since the first man went missing. DiNardo was arrested on Monday on unrelated firearms charges and was held in jail with a bond of $1M.
  • Chinese Nobel Peace Prize victor Xiaobo in life-threatening condition

    Chinese Nobel Peace Prize victor Xiaobo in life-threatening condition

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    Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei says China's imprisonment of ailing Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo is "a shame for the Chinese government and a shame for the global community". Calls have grown from rights groups and Western governments for China to allow Liu to travel with his wife, Liu Xia, to be treated overseas. "All he and his family need now are their passports - as soon as China opens the gate, they can be on their way to true freedom", said Hu Jia, a leading Chinese human ...
  • Spanish Royal visit to the UK

    Spanish Royal visit to the UK

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    Letizia and her husband King Felipe VI of Spain were greeted by the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall on the first day of their state visit. The Queen gifted King Felipe copies of love letters from his great-grandmother to King Alfonso XIII. Though with his retirement looming, this may unfortunately be the last time Prince Philip performs the ritual.
  • 3 shot dead in USA state of Alabama

    3 shot dead in USA state of Alabama

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    Police in Gardendale identified Kenneth Dion Lever , 52, as the suspected gunman in the incident, and they've started a manhunt to locate him. Told police, 'If you see this individual do not approach and call 9-1-1. Jefferson County Chief Deputy Coroner Bill Yates says police notified his office about the deaths, which occurred Wednesday morning in the suburb of Gardendale .
  • US President Trump to visit Britain next year

    US President Trump to visit Britain next year

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    The Guardian reported last month that Trump told May he wouldn't visit unless he was guaranteed a protest-free trip. Downing Street and the White House are believed to be looking at options for the visit. But Trump confirmed he would be visiting Britain at the G20 in Hamburg, where he met with May, saying he "will be going to London ". But when pressed on when the visit would likely take place he replied: 'We'll work that out'.
  • Unesco listing for island where no women are allowed

    Unesco listing for island where no women are allowed

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    Following the preliminary review panel's recommendation not to list the four sites, Japanese officials explained the interconnectedness of each site to representatives of the countries on the World Heritage Committee, according to the officials.
  • Sikkim row: Rahul met Chinese envoy, says Cong

    Sikkim row: Rahul met Chinese envoy, says Cong

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    The Congress leader also attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his recent meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Germany. While the Congress had earlier denied having information about the meeting, they later confirmed that the meeting took place.
  • Chaman SSP martyred in attack on convoy

    Chaman SSP martyred in attack on convoy

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    Earlier today, an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near a security check post killed two security personnel in Khurram agency near Pakistan- Afghan border. Balochistan Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri has condemned the attack and expressed grief over the incident. The prime minister directed for best possible medical treatment for those injured in the attack and prayed for their swift recovery.