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POST-COMEY PUSH: Dems make new moves in Russia probe with calls to grill Sessions, Trump under oath

Senate Democrats are looking to intensify the Russia-related investigations on Capitol Hill despite a call from Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel to abandon the “collusion” track for lack of evidence – with plans to grill Attorney General Jeff Sessions ...

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‘Saved more money than anything’ Is this the REAL reason Osborne sped up pension changes?

During a panel discussion of international finance ministers at a Global Investment Conference in 2013, George Osborne claimed the changes “probably saved more money than anything else we’ve [the Conservative administration] done”. Speaking in April 2016 when a number of ...

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FACEBOOK BLASPHEMY? Man sentenced to death for insulting prophet in post

A 30-year-old Pakistani man has been sentenced to death by a counterterrorism court, following the conviction on charges he insulted the Prophet Muhammed and his wives on Facebook, officials said Sunday. Taimoor Raza, who belongs to the minority Shia sect ...

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Search continues for plane, 2 people missing in B.C. Interior

Search efforts continue for a B.C. man and an Alberta woman, missing in Interior B.C. since Thursday when their plane failed to arrive in Kamloops. CBC | Canada News

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TERROR MARCHES ON Convicted militant leads NYC's Puerto Rico parade

A Puerto Rican nationalist who served 35 years in prison for his ties to the FALN terror group stepped off at the head of New York City’s Puerto Rican Day Parade Sunday, with a top city official by his side. ...

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ET TU, NEW YORK? Trump-like character killed in 'Julius Caesar' play

NEW YORK –  Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” is a political thriller and the version now being performed by The Public Theater in Central Park doesn’t skimp on drama. In this case, though, the drama isn’t about the plot, which was written ...

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LORETTA NEXT? Graham says Lynch should testify after Comey claims

Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch should testify before the Senate, top Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday, in the wake of fired FBI Director James Comey calling into question her handling of the Hillary Clinton email probe. “I want to ...

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POL’S SWEARING IN NY senator drops F-bombs during conference speech

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand dropped several F-bombs Friday during a speech at an event held at New York University. Gillibrand, a Democrat, lashed out at President Trump, saying that he has not followed through with promises to improve health ...

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