Israel, Hamas agree to restore calm in Gaza: Hamas

Hamas said on Saturday it had agreed a truce with Israel in the Gaza Strip, a day after clashes killed ...
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Gaza truce largely holds after Israeli strikes over soldier death

A ceasefire announced by Hamas largely held Saturday after a wave of deadly air strikes across the Palestinian enclave sparked ...
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Neil Armstrong's personal collection of moon landing artefacts up for sale

The vast personal collection of Neil Armstrong, the first person to set foot on the Moon, is to go under ...
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The three generations of one family killed in US 'duck boat' tragedy

A survivor of the duck boat tragedy in Missouri has described the pain of losing her children and her husband in a ...
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Following Israeli deployment, U.S., European allies map out larger role for F-35 fighter

Norway, Britain and Italy will have 40 F-35s by the end of 2018, with the first U.S. jets in 2021; ...
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Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Bring A Joint Progressive Push To Kansas

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Democratic U.S. House
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Mueller convenes grand jury in Russia investigation

Mueller convenes grand jury in Russia investigationThe Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury for the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. The White House responded to the story, stating ““The White House favors anything that accelerates the conclusion of his work fairly.”


Robert Mueller sets up grand jury to further investigate the Trump team's links to Russia

Robert Mueller sets up grand jury to further investigate the Trump team's links to RussiaThe special counsel appointed to investigate Donald Trump’s links to Russia during the US presidential campaign has set up a grand jury to study the evidence. Robert Mueller was appointed in May to look into whether the Kremlin had tried to meddle in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign colluded with them in doing so. The grand jury began its work in recent weeks in a sign that Mr Mueller’s inquiry is ramping up, the Wall Street Journal reported.


Senators launch bipartisan effort to ensure Trump cannot fire Mueller

Senators launch bipartisan effort to ensure Trump cannot fire MuellerRobert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate judiciary committee in June. US senators from both parties are seeking to protect the special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by Donald Trump, marking the first bipartisan bid by lawmakers to impose a check on the president against the backdrop of the Russia investigation. A pair of bills were unveiled on Thursday, co-sponsored by both Republicans and Democrats in the Senate, that would take measures to bar the president from directly firing the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 US election and any involvement by the president and his team.