NEWS

These poll numbers should make Democrats uneasy

Associated Press - 1 hour 17 min ago
There's plenty of good news for Democrats and bad news for Donald Trump in an avalanche of new polling released this week.
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France's far-right National Front party reaffirms anti-EU stance

Reuters - 1 hour 19 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - France's far-right National Front party reaffirmed on Saturday its anti-European Union stance while admitting voters' concerns over its policy to quit the euro, at the end of a two-day meeting aimed at analyzing its defeat in this year's election.
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Hundreds of Islamic State corpses await repatriation from Libya

Reuters - 1 hour 30 min ago
MISRATA, Libya (Reuters) - Seven months after Libyan forces defeated Islamic State in the coastal city of Sirte, hundreds of bodies of foreign militants still lie stored in freezers as authorities negotiate with other governments to decide what to do with them, local officials say.
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Violence flares in Caracas at anti-Maduro march, violinist hurt

Reuters - 1 hour 43 min ago
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan soldiers on motorbikes fired teargas at hundreds of masked and stone-throwing youths in Caracas on Saturday during the latest protest against President Nicolas Maduro.
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The many unearthed interactions between Trump-world and Russia

Associated Press - 2 hours 14 min ago
The White House acknowledged this week that President Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G20 dinner for an hour -- a meeting that went undisclosed for weeks until it came out in press reports. This non-disclosure follows a pattern when it comes to some meetings between Trump associates and Russians. The interactions span back to the in-person meeting at Trump Tower in the summer of 2016 between senior Trump campaign officials and a group of well-connected Russians.
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South Africa's Sisulu says ANC must return to its roots, fight graft

Reuters - 2 hours 17 min ago
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African housing minister Lindiwe Sisulu launched her bid on Saturday to succeed scandal-hit President Jacob Zuma as leader of the African National Congress (ANC) by vowing to help save the ruling party from infighting and corruption.
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UAE minister: no dialogue with Qatar until it revises policies

Reuters - 2 hours 37 min ago
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates, one of four Arab countries that have imposed sanctions on Qatar, said on Saturday that Doha needed to change its policies before a dialogue could take place.
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Free Iranian citizens, Iran tells U.S. in response to Trump

Reuters - 3 hours 5 min ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Iran demanded on Saturday that the United States release Iranians detained there, a day after U.S. president Donald Trump called on the Islamic Republic to release three U.S. citizens.
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US soldier charged with trying to help ISIS

Associated Press - 3 hours 36 min ago
A soldier in the US Army has been indicted by a grand jury for allegedly attempting to provide material support to ISIS, the Justice Department announced Saturday.
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Analysis: Jeff Sessions had a totally terrible week

Associated Press - 3 hours 37 min ago
Everyone knew President Donald Trump wasn't happy with Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling into the 2016 election. No one -- until this week -- knew just how unhappy he was.
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'Home Alone' actor John Heard dies

Associated Press - 3 hours 42 min ago
Actor John Heard, best known for playing the father in the "Home Alone" movies, has died, the Santa Clara County, California, medical examiner's office said.
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Watergate, Whitewater and Trump's drip, drip, drip

Associated Press - 4 hours 17 min ago
Clandestine meetings. Special counsels. Congressional probes. Sound familiar? The constellation of headline-driving drama in today's news recalls the machinations that engulfed Presidents Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton for years of their respective tenures. Those episodes offer insight to understanding the still fresh events unfolding around the Trump administration.
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Congress strikes deal that would slap Russia with new sanctions

Associated Press - 4 hours 28 min ago
The House and Senate have struck a deal that could send a new bill to President Donald Trump's desk before the end of the month that would slap Russia with new sanctions and give Congress new veto power over easing sanctions against Moscow.
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Explore Hemingway's Cuban retreat

Associated Press - 4 hours 28 min ago
Safari trophies, Hollywood stars, covert missions during WWII -- all of them are part of the 21 years that Ernest Hemingway spent at his beloved Cuban home. To celebrate what would be the author's 118th birthday, CNNVR takes you on an exclusive tour of the estate, preserved as he left it 57 years ago.
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Macron to discuss Ukraine next week with Putin, Merkel and Poroshenko

Reuters - 4 hours 33 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will call the leaders of Russia, Germany and Ukraine on Monday to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine, his office said in a statement.
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Where did the antimatter go?

Associated Press - 4 hours 43 min ago
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