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July 08, 2018 - 7:45 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the nerve agent poisonings in England (all times local): 9:50 p.m. British police say a woman who was exposed to a nerve agent in southern England has died. London's Metropolitan Police said 44-year-old Dawn Sturgess died Sunday in a hospital in Salisbury. Sturgess had...
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July 06, 2018 - 1:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An FBI agent removed from special counsel Robert Mueller's team because of derogatory text messages about President Donald Trump is expected to speak publicly to members of Congress next week. The House judiciary and oversight committees announced a Thursday morning hearing for...
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July 06, 2018 - 11:58 am
By MATT DUNHAM and GREGORY KATZ , Associated Press AMESBURY, England (AP) — British police scoured sections of Salisbury and Amesbury in southwest England on Friday, searching for a small vial feared to be contaminated with traces of the deadly nerve agent Novichok. More than 100 officers were...
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July 03, 2018 - 11:59 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Alex Ovechkin is bringing the Stanley Cup to the World Cup. Fresh off winning the NHL title, the Washington Capitals forward is continuing his summer-long victory tour by taking the trophy to Moscow on Saturday, where it will be exhibited at a "fan fest" public viewing site ahead of...
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June 26, 2018 - 5:41 pm
By CHAD DAY and ERIC TUCKER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia rejected a bid by President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, to throw out charges in the special counsel's Russia investigation, clearing the way for a much-anticipated trial to start...
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June 26, 2018 - 1:17 pm
By HILLEL ITALIE , AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — In a year dominated by such anti-Trump best-sellers as "Fire and Fury" and "A Higher Loyalty," a conservative counter-wave is growing. Over the next few months, at least half a dozen pro-Trump and/or anti-Russian investigation books are...
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June 23, 2018 - 11:20 am
VIENNA (AP) — OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel say they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil — a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices. Russia and other oil-producing allies...
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June 22, 2018 - 5:05 pm
By MICHAEL BALSAMO , Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen retweeted a photo of himself with comedian Tom Arnold, who is working on a TV show to hunt down recordings of the president, fueling speculation Friday that Cohen has secret tapes of...
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June 22, 2018 - 3:53 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Prosecutors with special counsel Robert Mueller's office want to bar former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort from arguing at his Virginia trial that he's a victim of vindictive prosecution. Mueller's lawyers filed their motion Friday in federal court in Alexandria ahead...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018. (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
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June 21, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By MATTHEW LEE and JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the U.S. president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies. Amid concerns over Trump's apparent...
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