• Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain damage
Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain damage

Doctors in Cincinnati say an American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea suffered a severe neurological injury. The state-run Korean Central News Agency said Otto Warmbier had been serving hard labor but didn't comment on his medical condition or how the country negotiated his release with the United States.

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  • CNN pulls story linking Trump ally to Russian bank executive
CNN pulls story linking Trump ally to Russian bank executive

According to the deleted story, the US Senate is investigating ties between Scaramucci and the fund. Scaramucci accepted CNN's apology following the retraction. CNN said the catalyst for the resignations was the fact that the Scaramucci story did not go through the standard review process by fact-checkers before it was posted .

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  • CT sailor among 7 killed in collision
CT sailor among 7 killed in collision

A significant portion of the crew was asleep when the collision occurred, Vice Adm. Joseph P. Aucoin, the U.S. Navy's Seventh Fleet commander, said on Sunday. Martin, 24, of Halethorpe, Md.; and Fire Controlman 1st Class Gary L. Rehm Jr., 37, of Elyria, Ohio. Sykes says her son told her that the men sleeping on bunks above and below him were amon...

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  • Moments from Trump's meeting with Modi
Moments from Trump's meeting with Modi

As Trump stepped forward, Modi wrapped his arms around the president's midsection, ending the embrace with a brief handshake before moving back to his lectern. While the two sides also talked about issues involving democracy and human rights during the Obama administration, now with Trump "it is more of a business-oriented, give and take approach",...

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  • Education funding, other bills OK'd by Rick Scott
Education funding, other bills OK'd by Rick Scott

In all, Scott signed 230 of the bills lawmakers approved during this year's regular legislative session, while vetoing 11. He had indicated earlier he would approve the bill . The bill "may leave local governments minimal ability to control the aesthetics of their public rights of way, but it effectively hands significant control to the wire...

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  • Conservatives and DUPs sign £1billion deal to support May's minority Government
Conservatives and DUPs sign £1billion deal to support May's minority Government

Under such terms, the deal will ensure the DUP's support of the Conservative government on votes on the Queen's speech , the budget, and legislation relating to Brexit and national security. "I'd like an inclusive executive that represents all of the people of Northern Ireland to be making sure that money is spent properly and for all of our...

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  • May calls for major investigation of cladding
May calls for major investigation of cladding

Have you read Trendiee Today? "All of the active and passive [fire] systems that exist in those buildings, which are significant, were put in place and are maintained and operated to make that building safe for the people in it", McCormick said.

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  • Exit polls: Large majority for Macron in French parliament
Exit polls: Large majority for Macron in French parliament

The former ruling Socialists fell down to an all-time low of 29 seats, losing 287 seats. French prime minister Edouard Philippe addressed the country. The left's defeat is unavoidable. His year-old party then filled the political space created by the disarray within the Socialist Party and the Republicans, with Sunday night capping a sequence o...

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  • U.S. terms Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist
U.S. terms Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist

Young activists from the Muslim United Front began crossing over to Pakistan-controlled Kashmir , where they allegedly were armed and trained by the Pakistani military. JuD founder Hafez Saeed was designated by the USA treasury department as a "specially designated national" and a bounty of $10 million was placed for information leading to his arr...

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  • Trump Calls For Removal Of Barriers For US Exports To India
Trump Calls For Removal Of Barriers For US Exports To India

Meanwhile, Donald Trump described Prime Minister Narendra Modi and himself as "world leaders in social media", PTI said. "I look forward to working with you to create jobs in our countries, to grow our economies and to create a trading relationship that is fair and reciprocal", Trump said in his remarks at the White House Rose Garden following ...

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  • Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city
Philippine troops declare 8-hour cease-fire in besieged city

Investors remain bullish about the Philippines despite President Rodrigo Duterte's decision to declare martial law in Mindanao due to the outbreak of fighting in Marawi City between government troops and the Islamic State-linked Maute group , the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said on Tuesday.

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  • With hugs and praise, Modi and Trump strike rapport
With hugs and praise, Modi and Trump strike rapport

PM Modi, on his part said he deeply appreciates Trump's strong commitment to the enhancement of bilateral relations. "I am proud to announce to the media, to the American people and to the Indian people that Prime Minister Modi and I are world leaders in social media".

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  • Cuomo calls Special Legislative session for Wednesday
Cuomo calls Special Legislative session for Wednesday

The campaign announced Sunday by the state's Democratic Party will include voter outreach campaigns in congressional districts now represented by Republicans. "The bill will have a catastrophic impact on New Yorkers and our economy", Cuomo said. I applaud the vocal and determined opposition to this wrong and destructive legislation from other mem...

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  • CBO: 22 Million More Uninsured Under Senate Health Care Bill By 2026
CBO: 22 Million More Uninsured Under Senate Health Care Bill By 2026

Already, Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada became the first moderate Republican to come out against the bill on Friday. Sen. "At this point, we need to do significantly more to lower premiums", said Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, a conservative.

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  • Trump and Modi share hugs, promise closer ties in White House meeting
Trump and Modi share hugs, promise closer ties in White House meeting

Then he added a Trumpian boast, noting that the two are "world leaders in social media", which he defined as "giving the citizens of our countries the opportunity to hear directly from their elected officials and for us to hear directly from them".

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  • U.S. not winning in Afghanistan, defense chief Mattis says
U.S. not winning in Afghanistan, defense chief Mattis says

Senators threatened to cut funding without a strategy. Defense Secretary James Mattis on Tuesday promised to deliver a new military strategy for Afghanistan to lawmakers by mid-July, a timeline months behind what some members of Congress had anticipated.

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  • UK prime minister wins N Ireland party's support govt
UK prime minister wins N Ireland party's support govt

Speaking after talks in Number 10 with DUP leader Arlene Foster , Mrs May said the two parties "share many values" and the agreement was " a very good one ". But Councillor Joy Squires, who stood as a Labour parliamentary candidate in the region at the election earlier this month, said: "This is a grubby deal created to help Theresa May cl...

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  • Prosecution Promises Retrial in Bill Cosby Rape Case
Prosecution Promises Retrial in Bill Cosby Rape Case

Prosecutors plan to retry the 79-year-old star on charges he drugged and molested a woman in 2004. The jurors, they used their power to speak. "If the jury's analysis of the evidence has been previewed, that's much more of a tainting issue".

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  • Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe
Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe

She was sentenced to two years probation plus time served after having been incarcerated in 2015, CBS reported . The disturbing saga began two years ago when an unidentified toddler's partially decomposed body was found in a trash bag off the shoreline of Deer Island in Boston .

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  • Police officer stabbed to death during attack in Jerusalem
Police officer stabbed to death during attack in Jerusalem

In its statement, IS said the attack was "revenge for the religion of Allah and the sanctities of the violated Muslims". The Hebrew-language news site of Ynet reported that army forces have started to map the family homes of the attackers in order to demolish them as a punitive measure.

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