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Sean Spicer out in White House shakeup

Boston Herald 857 sources

New White House Director of Communications Anthony Scaramucci vowed that President Trump will have a “phenomenal relationship” with the media, and attempted to charm his way through negative questions yesterday.

Sessions, Russian official discussed matters related to Trump campaign, intercepts show

Washington Post 84 sources

The accounts, intercepted by U.S. spy agencies, from Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak to his superiors contradict public assertions by the attorney general. A former official said that the intelligence indicates that Sessions and Kislyak…

Minneapolis police chief resigns; protesters shout down mayor

StarTribune.com 198 sources

Protesters interrupted Mayor Betsy Hodges' news conference at City Hall. Earlier, Hodges said she would name Assistant Chief Medaria Arradondo to replace Harteau, asked by Hodges to step down after Justine Damond's shooting death.

STAYING BEHIND CLOSED DOORS Trump Jr, Manafort strike deal with Senate panel to avoid public hearing

Fox News / Latino 68 sources

A U.S. Senate panel has agreed to let President Trump’s eldest son and his former campaign manager testify behind closed doors next week in connection with its probe into possible Trump administration ties to Russia.

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Drones must soon be registered in the UK

Sky News / UK 18 sources

All drones weighing more than 250g will now have to be registered in the UK, the Government has announced.

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Residents, tourists in Greece sleep outdoors after quake

SFGate / News 85 sources

KOS, Greece (AP) — Hundreds of residents and tourists on the eastern Greek island of Kos have spent the night sleeping outdoors in parks, olive groves or in their cars, a night after a powerful earthquake killed two tourists and injured…

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U.S. Airstrike Kills 12 Afghan Police Officers

NBC News / News 41 sources

Twelve Afghan National Police officers were killed in an errant U.S. airstrike in Helmand province during operations against the Taliban, the police chief said.

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James Clapper wonders if Trump is 'making Russia great again'

Clapper and John Brennan, the CIA director under Obama, criticized Trump's approach towards Russia during an appearance at the Aspen Securit...

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Minneapolis Police Chief Out After Fatal Shooting of Australian

NBC News 198 sources

Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigned Friday in the wake of the fatal shooting of bride-to-be Justine Damond who had called 911 for help.

Jared Kushner withheld 77 assets on his financial disclosure form

The Weekly Standard 66 sources

In addition to information on Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law, the new disclosure includes details of Ivanka Trump's finances.

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Parliamentarian deals setback to GOP repeal bill

The Hill 6 sources

Major portions of the Republican bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare will require 60 votes, according to the Senate parliamentarian, meaning they are unlikely to survive on the floor. The parliamentarian has advised senators that several…

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Kushner to testify at both intel committees next week; Manafort, Trump Jr. to turn over documents to Senate Judiciary panel

Manafort, Trump Jr. will not appear at a Wednesday hearing, nor testify in public until they speak to staff behind closed doors

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3 Palestinians, 3 Israelis killed in violence over holy site

Newsday / Nation 358 sources

Escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the Holy Land's most contested shrine boiled over into violence on Friday that killed six people -- three Palestinians in street clashes in Jerusalem and three Israelis in a stabbing attack at a…

Here Are Some Things You Should Probably Know About Anthony Scaramucci

The Huffington Post 43 sources

The new White House communications director is now a vocal defender of the president, but he once called Trump "another hack politician."

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'He's lived a life of violence': Goldman family on Simpson

CTV News / Sports 74 sources

Former NFL football star O.J. Simpson reacts after learning he was granted parole at Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, Nev., on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Simpson was convicted in 2008 of enlisting some men he barely knew, including…

Prince George beams with delight in official photo released to celebrate 4th birthday weeks before he starts school

Mirror Online 62 sources

The second youngest royal looks like a more than happy prince in the portrait taken at Kensington Palace ahead of his special day on Saturday

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Florida Teens Mock Drowning Man As They Film His Death

The Inquisitr 60 sources

“Oh, he just died,” is one of the disturbing things that can be heard in a graphic video filmed by a group of teens as a disabled man drowns to death. The —surprisingly not illegal situation happened in Cocoa, FL. on July 9, when 32-year…

Palestinians suspend official contacts with Israel - president

Reuters 33 sources

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday ordered the suspension of all official contact with Israel until it removed new security measures at a Jerusalem holy site.

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UK girl left in tears after she's fined for selling lemonade

Newsday / Nation 65 sources

A British man and his young daughter have gained international attention for being fined for selling lemonade.

Spicer resigns as WH spokesman

The Hill 800 sources

White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday after President Trump hired Anthony Scaramucci as his new communications director, ...

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Kentucky told to pay attorney fees in same-sex marriage case

Newsday / Nation 21 sources

A federal judge has ordered Kentucky taxpayers to pay more than $220,000 in attorneys' fees in a same-sex couple's winning fight against a county clerk who refused to issue them a marriage license. But the clerk wasn't liable for those…

Russian Lawyer Who Met With Donald Trump Jr. Represented Russian Intelligence Agency

TIME / World 56 sources

(MOSCOW) — The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. during the 2016 campaign has represented a military unit operated by Russia’s intelligence agency, according to court filings obtained by The Associated Press on Friday. The filings…

Friday, Jul 21

U.S. to ban travel to North Korea: AP

CTV News 172 sources

U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from travelling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier who passed away after falling into a coma into a North Korean prison.

Owner of O.J. Simpson’s white Bronco is willing to sell the truck

NY Daily News / News 695 sources

The white Bronco truck that drew the eyes of millions during the O.J. Simpson chase could soon be for sale.

Trump Asks About Pardons As Lawyers Look At Ways to Derail Mueller Probe

The Huffington Post 74 sources

The president's legal team is investigating the investigators.

Thursday, Jul 20

Trump plays hardball on ObamaCare repeal

The Hill 196 sources

Trump made clear he isn't afraid to use strong-arm tactics to persuade the holdouts.

John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

The Hill 480 sources

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has been diagnosed with brain cancer, the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix said Wednesday.The tumor was discovered after the senior Arizona senator underwent a minor procedure last week to...

Linkin Park star Chester Bennington 'found dead' on birthday of late friend Chris Cornell of Audioslave

Mirror Online 430 sources

The Linkin Park frontman had paid tribute to Audioslave and Soundgarden star Chris when he had died in May

Wednesday, Jul 19

Trump, Putin had previously undisclosed discussion

CBS News 285 sources

The White House confirmed the two spoke at G-20 dinner but said it was not a "meeting"

Trump Calls Failed Bid To Repeal Obamacare 'Pretty Impressive'

The Huffington Post 319 sources

President Donald Trump downplayed the Senate Republican leadership’s failure to line up the votes necessary to repeal and replace Obamacare, claiming that coming up two votes short was “pretty impressive.”

Supreme Court allows strict enforcement of Trump refugee ban

CNBC / U.S. 145 sources

The administration had appealed last week's ruling by a U.S. district judge.

Ike Kaveladze identified by developer's lawyer as eighth person at 2016 Trump Jr. meeting

Newsday / Nation 127 sources

Ike Kaveladze attended to help translate at the meeting, attorney Scott Balber told The Washington Post and CNN.

Tuesday, Jul 18

Republicans divided after second healthcare bill collapses

Reuters 655 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. Congress were in chaos over healthcare legislation after a second attempt to pass a bill in the Senate collapsed late on Monday, with President Donald Trump calling for an outright repeal of…

A California businessman born in former Soviet Union also attended Trump Jr. meeting

Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer to obtain derogatory information about Hillary Clinton in June 2016 was attended by a California businessman born in the former Soviet republic of Georgia, according to two people familiar…

Trump Businesses at Odds With W.H. 'Made in America' Message

NBC News 53 sources

President Donald Trump celebrated "Made in America" week on Monday, bringing renewed attention to his family's production and sale of goods made overseas.

Administration will certify Iran nuclear deal compliance, vows additional sanctions

The Hill 137 sources

The Trump Administration on Monday announced its intention to certify Iran's compliance with the nuclear agreement reached two yea...

Monday, Jul 17

Answers demanded after cop shoots woman dead with body camera off

CBS News 190 sources

Woman named by son, friends as the one who was shot in Minneapolis was beloved yoga teacher who moved there from Australia

George A. Romero, 'Night of the Living Dead' creator, dies at 77

Los Angeles Times 187 sources

Legendary filmmaker George A. Romero, father of the modern movie zombie and creator of the groundbreaking “Night of the Living Dead” franchise, has died at 77, his family said.

Oscar-winner Martin Landau, who starred in 'Ed Wood,' 'North By Northwest' and 'Entourage,' dies at 89

Los Angeles Times 168 sources

Martin Landau, the Oscar-winning veteran who appeared in classic films such as Alfred Hitchcock’s “North By Northwest” and starred in the “Mission: Impossible” television series in the 1960s, has died. He was 89.

9 dead, including 2-year-old, after flash flood in Arizona: authorities

CBS News / U.S. 275 sources

Authorities say 14 people were swimming, and were swept away in a flash flood