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Trump tells May: we’ll have a very substantial trade deal

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With the trip already at risk of being overshadowed by Britain's Brexit turmoil, Trump unleashed a Twitter tirade after a newspaper column in which London's mayor said he did not deserve red-carpet treatment and was "one of the most egregious examples of a growing global threat" to liberal democracy from the far right. Read More »

Helicopter rescue of 74-year-old woman goes wildly wrong

The helicopter flies away with the woman strapped to the stretcher on the dangling line, spinning at high speed over the mountains. Firefighters said the wild ride left the woman dizzy and nauseated, but she's in stable condition , ABC 15 reports. Read More »

Veterans Parachute Into Normandy 75 Years After Storming the Beaches on D-Day

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He called the 1944 jump "the worst jump I ever had". "I didn't know when I went that my first trip was going to be the invasion of Europe", he told ABC. More than 300 World War II veterans plan to be at Wednesday's ceremony in Portsmouth to mark the unsafe operation that took Allied troops across the English Channel to land on beaches in German-occupied France. Read More »

Donald Trump clarifies 'nasty' remark about Markle

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He continued: " Meghan knows if she stays in Britain, this will always mean living in their shadow". The comments add to confusion surrounding Trump's feelings about the royal. "I think the force of the four of them and the attention on the four of them being cohesive in some of these things is of such an advantage to the public and their mission so to see them split would be really unfortunate". Read More »

Moscow Rejects U.S. Accusations Of 'Unsafe' Aircraft Interception Over Mediterranean

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The Navy statement acknowledged that the Russian aircraft was operating in worldwide airspace but said "this interaction was irresponsible". "We expect them to behave within global standards set to ensure safety and to prevent incidents", the 6th Fleet wrote, adding that "unsafe actions‎ increase the risk of miscalculation and potential for midair collisions". Read More »

Donald Trump arrives in Britain for state visit

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Speaking to reporters ahead of boarding his Marine One helicopter, Trump said he expected his three-day state visit to be "very important" and "very interesting". Trump's interventions into Britain's political crisis over Brexit had threatened to overshadow his state visit to London but instead the president appeared to relish the royal red carpet that his hosts laid on for him and wife Melania . Read More »

China's Huawei signs deal to develop 5G in Russia

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The leaders praised their countries' ties during talks at the Kremlin, as Russian Federation and China seek to shore up cooperation amid shared tensions with the US. He will later travel to the former imperial capital of Saint Petersburg for an economic forum hosted by Putin on Thursday and Friday. A giant panda in the enclosure visited by Putin and Xi at the Moscow zoo. Read More »

Don't fret, Trump tells nervous Ireland, Brexit will work out 'very well'

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Protesters at Trafalgar Square were split into different sections, with some highlighting Mr Trump's climate policies, others waving Palestinian flags and socialists flying hammer and sickle banners. "It's so nice to see so thank you", Eric Trump told cheering crowds as he served pints from behind the bar at Tubridy's, one of five pubs the brothers visited in the space of an hour. Read More »

Dutch teenager ends her life after euthanasia request

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Noa said she had been fighting for years and was now "drained", and that she felt she had never been alive but was instead just "surviving". "Sleep well sweetheart, we will miss you", she wrote in a now-deleted post. Finally she asked her friends and followers on Instagram to 'not convince me that this is not good, this is my decision and it is final. "CEN, which has previously been accused of providing unreliable information, did not immediately return a request for comment". Read More »

At least 4 killed in gun rampage in northern Australia

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In this image made from video, police proceed to apprehend a suspect on the ground next to a white truck, Tuesday, June 4, 2019 , in Darwin , Australia . Police were later seen standing guard outside the Buff Club where one of the victims' bodies lay dead in the rear vehicle park. The pub was still open and one drinker told the NT News they earlier saw the alleged shooter involved in a prang outside the venue before speeding off. Read More »

Trump clarifies 'nasty' remark about Meghan with Piers Morgan

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Morgan asked him if he spoke to the Prince about the "nasty" comments, and the President replied that he thought about discussing it saying, "I was going to because it was so falsely put out there". "The royal family is really nice", Trump said. It comes after The Donald learned about Meghan's previous comments during an interview with The Sun . Read More »

House OKs Dems’ immigration bill, despite veto threat

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Rep. John Rose, R-Tenn., and Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky., had voiced opposition to the bill's immediate passage and it was first blocked on May 24, by Rep. They also would have to pass a background check and must not have committed any serious crimes. They would qualify for full, permanent legal residence if they attain post-secondary degrees, serve in the military or have worked for at least three years. Read More »

Day veteran honours fallen comrades with parachute jump

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Tom Rice, a 97-year-old USA 101st Airborne paratrooper veteran, participated in the honorary jump with 200 other parachuters. Jumping in tandem with another parachuter, thankfully the experience today (Wednesday 5 June) was much happier for Rice, who served with the 101st Airbone. Read More »

YouTube to ban hateful, supremacist videos

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Crowder has almost 4 million YouTube subscribers. Moreover, Maza called out at the platform for sporting a rainbow-striped logo to celebrate Pride month . In addition, YouTube says it is working harder to reduce the reach of " borderline " content, which might not violate its rules but is clearly harmful (misinformation about medical treatment, for instance). Read More »

Donald Trump's state visit ends with poignant D-Day commemorations

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President Donald Trump deployed a mix of diplomacy and barbs in his joint news conference with British Prime Minister Teresa May in London Tuesday. "So NHS or anything else, or a lot more than that". Their intervention came after Mr Trump sparked a furious backlash when he said during a joint press conference with Mrs May on Tuesday the NHS would have to be "on the table" in talks on a post-Brexit trade deal . Read More »

Donald Trump sets the record straight on 'nasty' Meghan Markle comments

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Mills mused: "One of the most interesting parts of this state visit is to see which members of the Royal Family have stepped up publicly to be there alongside the Queen in support". He said he made the comments after being told that Markle had previously said she would move to Canada if he was elected. But it would seem the notoriously outspoken president held his tongue in conversation with Prince Harry - even though he was "going to" address the controversy. Read More »

30 years to the Tiananmen Square protests China erased from memory

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Tens of thousands of people across the world have commemorated the 30th anniversary of China's brutal crackdown on student protesters in Tiananmen Square. It added that America's hopes that China would become a more open and tolerant society have been dashed. It also urged China to "cease the censoring of information and discussion about the Tiananmen Square massacre" including at Confucius Institutes, the centers for Chinese studies that Beijing has supported at universities around the world. Read More »

Anti-Trump protesters pack into Trafalgar Square

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The protests included the iconic blimp , which made its first appearance during Trump's first state visit to the country in July 2018, along with smaller versions. He never mentioned Trump by name, but told the crowd in Westminster, "I'm proud that our city has a Muslim mayor", [and] "that we can chase down Islamophobia, anti-Semitism, any form of racism within our society". Read More »

Smash Mouth Does Not Have Time For Boston's Proposed 'Straight Pride' Parade

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The organization Super Happy Fun America, which claims to advocate "on behalf of the straight community in order to foster respect and awareness with people from all walks of life", is planning the event, according to its website. Apparently, the Super Happy Fun America team filed a discrimination complaint when the city initially shot down their parade proposal this April. "It's not a 'Straight Pride Parade .' I should be called a 'I'm a homophobic piece of s-' parade". Read More »

Assange hearing in Sweden to decide extradition request

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The ruling by the Uppsala District Court doesn't mean the preliminary investigation must be abandoned, only that Assange won't be returned to Sweden any time soon. Assange, from Australia, is also fighting extradition to the USA, which accuses him of violating the Espionage Act by publishing secret documents hacked from the Pentagon containing the names of confidential military and diplomatic sources. Read More »

Passing D-Day memories to children a priority 75 years later

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Planning to attend are presidents, prime ministers and other representatives of the countries that fought alongside Britain in Normandy: the United States, Canada, Australia, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Luxembourg, Denmark, France , Greece, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway and Poland. Read More »

New Evidence Against Estranged Husband of Missing Mother Jennifer Dulos Revealed

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Troconis' criminal attorney, Andrew Bowman and Dulos' attorney Eugene Riccio could not be reached for comment Monday afternoon. They were each detained on a $500,000 bond. This photo provided by the New Canaan Police Department shows Michelle C. Troconis. Police officers who responded to the woman's New Canaan home May 24 found apparent blood stains on the garage floor and on a vehicle in the garage, the warrant says. Read More »

USA tourists die at Dominican Republic hotel within span of days

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All three died of respiratory failure , according to Fox, which a family spokesman for Schaup-Werner called "beyond coincidence". Less than two months after authorities in the Dominican Republic found the bodies of a missing African American couple from NY, another Black couple from the states were found dead in their hotel room while vacationing on the island, authorities say. Read More »

United States teenager loses leg in shark attack

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Paige was left with deep cuts across her body and had to have her leg amputated. Vidant Medical Center released a statement on Paige's condition on Sunday, saying "she is in good condition and receiving excellent care". "Charlie, Paige's father, Marine, Firefighter, and Paramedic has served his Country and his community for the last 20 years", according to the GoFundMe . Read More »

India heatwave takes temperatures near record highs

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Rajasthan's Churu was hottest on Saturday with temperature touching 50 degree Celsius in the district, said the met department. Numerous locations saw the mercury climb above 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit) on Saturday and Sunday. Read More »

Sudan ruling military calls for elections within nine months

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Nile bridges that connect various parts of the Sudanese capital were also blocked. "There are clear parallels to some of the Arab Spring protests that eventually progressed to full-blown insurgencies, including Syria, where indiscriminate shelling of civilians by the military initially galvanized protest movements that helped launch a broader uprising", it said in an analysis. Read More »

Kenya: Empower women, Kenyatta tells largest global women conference

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While the final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission issued 94 "calls to action", this reports issues 231 "calls for justice." "I hope that knowing these truths will contribute to a better understanding of the real lives of Indigenous people and the violations of their human and Indigenous rights when they were targeted for violence", Buller wrote. Read More »

Queen greets Trump at Buckingham Palace

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Donald Trump's first public act, even before stepping onto the tarmac at Stansted airport, was to send a tweet to Sadiq Khan, a man he has never met but with whom he has been exchanging barbs since before his election . He's showered praise on some of her political rivals: Boris Johnson , who once served in May's cabinet only to resign in protest, and Nigel Farage, a leader of the Brexit movement. Read More »

Kevin Hassett, President Trump’s top economist, to leave White House

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Hassett's research has long focused on the potential to expand economic growth - and middle-class earnings - by cutting corporate tax rates. In an interview with The New York Times Sunday, Hassett, 57, said his departure was not trade-related or in connection with any issues at the White House, but was "just normal, circle-of-life kind of things". Read More »