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Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester terror attack

The president , now on a trip to the Middle East, denounced those responsible for the suicide attack at the conclusion of an Ariana Grande concert as " evil losers ". I will call them from now on losers because that's what's they are. "We must seize them together". Abbas also expressed his "warm condolences" to the victims of the attack and to the British people.

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Man arrested in connection to deadly Ariana Grande concert attack

May said the attacker also died in the bombing. "We believe the attacker was wearing an improvised explosive device which he detonated causing this atrocity", Hopkins said. Grande's manager, Scooter Braun, tweeted a statement saying "Our hearts are broken". "Georgina Callander was a former Bishop Rawstorne pupil studying with us on the second year of her Health and Social Care course", said the college.

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North Korea | New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

But in comments that appeared aimed at the United States, he said that "intimidating (North Korea) is unacceptable". "In any case, we consider that nuclear and missile tests are unacceptable and there is the need to resume dialogue with North Korea, to stop intimidating it and find peaceful solutions to problems", Putin said.

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North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected

Security Council on the North's weekend ballistic missile launch, which experts said demonstrated a significant technological jump with the rocket flying higher and for a longer period of time. "We want to look at the current sanctions in place, and we want to look at strengthening the sanctions". Earlier this month naval exercises were conducted in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) by the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson, with South Korean and Japanese aircraft also taking part.

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Trump, Abbas say peace deal with Israel is possible

BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP ) - President Donald Trump condemned the "evil losers" responsible for the deadly attack on concert-goers in England Tuesday and called on leaders in the Middle East in particular to help root out violence. But the US President indicated that he and the Gulf states see an agreement with the Palestinians as integral to any new regional alignment. Trump added that "I will call them from now on losers because that's what they are".

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Trump Focuses On Impact Of Terrorism During Speech In Saudi Arabia

Some regarded his speech as a positive step towards Muslims. " Terrorists do not worship God". But not everyone was convinced that it was the case. The US and Saudi Arabia on Saturday signed a series of accords in various areas valued at $380 billion over the next 10 years. Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud appeared especially eager to "see peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians", Trump said.

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Deadly tornadoes tear through central US

The neighborhood buzzed Wednesday with chain saws, generators and a visit from Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin , who called the damage "devastating". "A$3 t least one entire block of trailers is gone", reported Minneapolis television affiliate WCCO.

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ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester concert attack

He said his thoughts are with U.S. pop star Ariana Grande , whose concert at the Manchester Arena had finished moments before the venue was targeted by a suicide bomber . "I've tried all the hospitals and no one has got her on record of being there yet". "When I think of Manchester , the place that I know, I think of the spirit of the people there".

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Trump sends Congress budget with $600 billion deficit

The budget, officially dubbed " A New Foundation for American Greatness ", includes massive cuts over the next 10 years to social safety-net programs like Medicaid , food stamps , and the Children's Health Insurance Program while increasing the budget for the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Defense .

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Teen Charged in Death Says 19-Year-Old Shot Mississippi Boy

At several news conferences Thursday, visibly emotional authorities offered few details to equally unnerved reporters about why the suspects killed Kingston rather than let him out of the vehicle. Three suspects are in custody. UPDATE: 05/18/2017 12:58pm As the community mourns the death of a murdered child, police continue to search for a person of interest in the case after another was taken into custody earlier today.

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Trump's inspiring Middle East firsts

In the final remarks that concluded his first visit to the region, U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that peace between Israel and the Palestinians is "possible". Palestinians across the West Bank and Gaza launched a general strike Monday to protest President Trump's visit and to show solidarity with Palestinian prisoners now on hunger strike in Israeli jails.

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Trump close to choosing outside counsel for Russian Federation investigation

Trump is interested in hiring a team of lawyers to guide him, according to anonymous sources who spoke with the Post. Amid the Russian Federation firestorm, Trump has narrowed down a list of four potential candidates for legal representation, according to four people who were briefed on the discussions, and he is leaning towards hiring a team of attorneys instead of just one, according to the Post.

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Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

But Jared Bernstein, who served as a top economic adviser to former vice president Joe Biden, called the scale of Trump's cuts "otherworldly". The plan is laced with $3.6 trillion in cuts to domestic agencies, food stamps , Medicaid , highway funding, crop insurance and medical research, among others.

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Jury Starts to Take Shape in Bill Cosby Sex Assault Trial

From the defense standpoint, Hilles said he'd seek someone with a "strong constitution". "I think it's kinda cool that Pittsburgh was the one they chose to have it in", said Abby Standley, of Waynesburg. Lawyers hope to have the panel in place by the end of the week. Earlier, Cosby arrived at court for the second day of jury selection . Cosby has steadfastly denied any wrongdoing, portraying all the encounters as consensual and contending that some accusers aimed to prey on his ...

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Video leads to charges for attack on cerebral palsy patient

When the soon-to-be victim walked back outside to his auto, Baker followed him, mocking his disability with exaggerated movements. "The defendant's actions in this case are appalling", said West Chester Police Chief Scott Bohn in the report .

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Police search for abducted girl from NY

Police say while it was possible Wilson could have willingly gone with the boys, due to the age difference and the possibility of the two males having handguns, and that Wilson may not have been able to leave, triggering the Amber Alert. They were last seen driving a stolen red Chevrolet Silverado southeast from the area. Police say she was taken by two teenagers who are believed to be armed with handguns.

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Ex-CIA chief was concerned over Trump campaign's contacts with Kremlin

Elijah Cummings , the ranking Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, referring to the Russian state media outlet, Russia Today. Flynn refused Monday to comply with a subpoena request from the Senate Intelligence Committee for documents related to its own investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election.

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Stray bullet from fight travels through window killing boy

The coroner's office says the boy died of a gunshot wound to the head. According to Louisville Metro Police spokeswoman Lt. Emily McKinley, a fight apparently broke out on Sunday night , in a yard near the little boy's home in Louisville.

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Rain likely Tuesday night, Wednesday; sun comes back Thursday

West winds 10 to 20 miles per hour. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms early in the evening, then isolated showers late in the evening. Partly cloudy; low of 58. WEEKEND: Highs will remain in the upper 80s, with a 90 or two possible Saturday . By this evening, the cold front will push through Southwest Louisiana which will increase the rain chances tonight with the bulk of the rain moving through during the evening before midnight.

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Traffic stop video released shows Toni Anderson shortly before she drowned

Her death was accidental. Authorities say ethanol, cocaine and amphetamine intoxication contributed to the University of Missouri-Kansas City student's death. Investigators have video surveillance with Anderson. Anderson, a 2014 graduate of Wichita's East High School. was alone in her vehicle the last time she was seen.

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UK police arrest 23-year-old man in relation to concert attack

More than 400 officers were deployed. Messages of support poured in from around the world, including from President Donald Trump. Numerous fans at the concert were young people. Ms Robinson from West Dalton, said she "ran out" of the area after the blast and "got the teens to run with me" before taking them to a nearby hotel.

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Virginia Men's Tennis advances to NCAA Finals

Ohio State took the doubles point on court one in a tie-breaker setting. Ohio State's Mikael Torpegaard and Herkko Pollanen defeated Carl Soderlund and Luca Corinteli 7-6 (3) on court 1 and JJ Wolf and Hunter Tubert topped Collin Altamirano and J.C.

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'I'm scared:' 6-year-old pleads to end gun violence

Cheatham's cousin, 17-year-old Taylor Simpson, was killed in a drive-by shooting in University City last month. I'm a kid, I'm not supposed to know about this stuff. "I don't supposed to be knowing about all of these guns". "I'm not supposed to be knowing about all these guns". "God is my weapon", Jeffrey said in the video.

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Trump asked DNI, NSA to deny evidence of Russia collusion, per reports

Both men - Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency head Mike Rogers - were uncomfortable with the request and turned it down. Then Trump reportedly bragged to Russian officials in the White House - one of whom is believed to a top intelligence operative for Russia - that he was having success shaking the investigation, especially after he fired Comey .

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Children among dead in United Kingdom bomb attack

The explosion happened at 22:35 BST on Monday at the end of a pop concert by the USA singer Ariana Grande . A spokesman for the pop singer said that she was "okay", according to Reuters . And this footage from inside the arena shows the moment the blast shook the building, and the ensuing panic. We talk to the man behind the pocket-sized device that protects you on the move, and tech entrepreneur Pat Phelan joins us to discuss the important things: booze, making millions, and Ferraris ...

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A look at the top moments from the Billboard Music Awards

In a Billboard cover story released earlier this month, Cyrus discussed how " Malibu " would be the first single from her upcoming album and how it was inspired in part by her relationship with fiancé Liam Hemsworth . Performing her ~dreamy~ new hit wearing a super casual outfit of white shorts and a billowy top, the 24-year-old visibly choked up with emotion towards the end of the song, basically sending the entire Twitterverse into tears with her.

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Republicans already giving Trump's budget a cold shoulder

The proposed changes will be a central feature of Trump's first comprehensive budget plan, which will be the most detailed look at how he aims to change government spending and taxes over his presidency. But it will also call for major spending cuts in a range of other programs, including housing, education, environmental protection, foreign aid and anti-poverty initiatives.

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Trump says Palestinian and Israeli leaders ready to "reach for peace"

Bethlehem/jerusalem, May 23 US President Donald Trump today said that he is committed "to do everything" to achieve israel-Palestinian peace deal but made it clear that "peace can not take root in an environment where violence is tolerated, funded and even rewarded".

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Las Vegas Stadium Authority approves $63.8M budget

But mobile betting isn't a new problem for the league. Many major sportsbooks in Nevada operate sports betting mobile applications, with Nevada still the only state in the USA where wagering on sports is legal. The owners are expected to give their OK since National Football League attorneys monitored back-and-forth negotiations between the Raiders and the authority every step in the process.

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Manchester residents queue to donate blood in aftermath of horror terror attack

Greater Manchester police have said the lone male attacker who was killed in the blast was carrying an improvised explosive device which he detonated. Majid Khan, 22, who was attending the concert with his sister, said: "A huge bomb-like bang went off that hugely panicked everyone and we were all trying to flee the arena".

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As Branstad heads out, Reynolds inherits range of issues

It was Branstad's final news conference as governor. "We're even more fortunate to have him represent the country and our great state on the world stage". "I have no doubt she will lead the state to bigger and better things in the future". "As Governor of Iowa, I saw first-hand the importance of a positive and healthy trade relationship between our two countries", Branstad said.

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Trump asked intelligence officials to deny evidence of Russia collusion

Two unnamed current and two unnamed former officials cited in the report said that Coats and Rogers deemed Trump's request inappropriate and refused to do so. "The president will continue to focus on his agenda that he was elected to pursue by the American people". (And of course blaming the whole thing on Obama), we see now Trump knew more about his supporters than we gave him credit for.

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With Three Words Missing, Trump Tries to Change Tone on Muslims

That means honestly confronting the crisis of Islamic extremism and the Islamists and Islamic terror of all kinds". He regularly attacked former President Obama for not using the term "radical Islamic extremism" to describe terror threats - a term which national security officials have said can be counterproductive in rallying majority-Muslim nations to support US counter-terror efforts, and feed terrorist propaganda that portrays the U.S.as at war with Islam.

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European Union alarmed by United States laptop plans

DHS confirmed to the Daily Beast that a European ban was "under consideration". As we know all too well, lithium-ion battery fires are a common thing, and if a laptop was to catch fire while in the cargo hold, no-one would be able to put it out.

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U.S. trade representative says United States won't return to Trans-Pacific Partnership

But New Zealand Trade Minister Todd McClay says he's heartened by the joint statement by the remaining countries, which committed to seeing the deal through. As recently as November, Mr Abe said a TPP deal without the U.S. would be "meaningless". A Japanese official said renegotiation did not make sense if the goal was to eventually bring back the United States.


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