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Andrea Leadsom, Leader of the House of Commons , said on Tuesday that this had been a "full and frank exposition", and that releasing the full advice would set a unsafe precedent. "But the reality remains that we have an unsatisfactory procedure to resolve differences of opinion in this House, if and obviously, it's an if, we come to a point where the Government does not succeed on its motion and the opportunity exists this afternoon to cure that anomaly".
  • Democrats Pick Apart Trump's New Trade Pact

    Democrats Pick Apart Trump's New Trade Pact

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    Trump ceremoniously signed the new agreement , called the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement, in Buenos Aires this morning with Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto. Before Trump arrived in Argentina he injected additional drama into the proceedings by cancelling another high-stakes meeting, with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
  • Will meet with Kim Jong Un in early 2019

    Will meet with Kim Jong Un in early 2019

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    For the first time since the recent elimination of border guards on the divided peninsula, a North Korean soldier has fled to the south. South Korean authorities plan to question the defector over the details of his escape. US officials are seeking a "substantive next step" toward denuclearization, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told CNN on Saturday, adding that Washington has been seeing good progress in discussions with Pyongyang.
  • Cameramen compete to take Crown Prince's pictures at G20

    Cameramen compete to take Crown Prince's pictures at G20

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    Trump administration officials on Sunday continued to stress that point and emphasised the importance of the United States' maintaining a close relationship with Saudi Arabia . Erdogan said the Saudis have refused to help Turkish prosecutors with information on the whereabouts of Khashoggi's body and the identities of accomplices said to have supported the visiting Saudi hit squad.
  • Caravan migrants declare hunger strike to pressure US

    Caravan migrants declare hunger strike to pressure US

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    The Health Department said 6,000 are in the city, while U.S. Department of Homeland Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said this week that there are 8,500 spread across Tijuana and nearby Mexicali. Eight thousand refugees and migrants from Honduras, El Salvador and Gautamala have poured into the city along the US-Mexico border in less than two weeks.
  • Former US president George HW Bush passes away at 94

    Former US president George HW Bush passes away at 94

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    His pronouncement soon proved prophetic, with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union occurring early in his presidency. His wife Barbara Bush died in April. to face trial. He assembled a coalition of 32 nations to drive Iraqi forces out in a matter of weeks with a lightning air and ground assault. He was succeeded by Democrat Bill Clinton.
  • Vladimir Putin and Saudi Crown Prince High Five At G20 Summit

    Vladimir Putin and Saudi Crown Prince High Five At G20 Summit

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    Mr Macron says: "You never listen to me", to which the Crown Prince replies: "I will listen, of course". In an image that quickly went viral online, Russian President Putin and the 33-year-old prince grinned broadly and gave each other an effusive handshake as if they were long-lost friends reunited at the G-20.
  • MS votes in Senate race marked by racial controversy

    MS votes in Senate race marked by racial controversy

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    Senator since Reconstruction. Cory Booker (D-NJ), both potential 2020 presidential candidates, have visited MS during the runoff election to campaign on behalf of Espy. Shortly after the win Tuesday, Trump tweeted: "Congratulations to Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith on your big WIN in the Great State of Mississippi". MS voters will head to the polls in the final midterm race of the election season.
  • Quigley calls for Michael Cohen to testify before House Intelligence Comittee

    Quigley calls for Michael Cohen to testify before House Intelligence Comittee

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    Trump later reiterated his disparagement of Cohen: "What he's trying to do - because he's a weak person and not a very smart person". Trump's opponents faulted what they called the deepening air of criminality around the president's sometime-associates, several of whom have pleaded guilty in the Russian Federation case or associated investigations.
  • Mississippi Republican wins final 2018 Senate race

    Mississippi Republican wins final 2018 Senate race

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    Hyde-Smith was heavily criticized after video footage emerged of her saying of a supporter in Tupelo, Mississippi, "if he invited me to a public hanging , I would be on the front row ". The state could soon have its first elected female senator or first black senator since Reconstruction. Hyde-Smith will serve in the seat until 2020, the end of the six-year term Cochran won in 2014.
  • Trump meets Republican leaders on border wall as government shutdown looms

    Trump meets Republican leaders on border wall as government shutdown looms

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    That has instilled a sense of desperation among many after their gruelling trek from Central America. He also said he saw mostly adult men in the mobs, and women and children were "very few". " Also when they do have an incident, they have a better review process", he said. Women and children were among those trying to protect themselves from tear gas fired by the authorities, sparking condemnation from activists and some politicians.
  • Brace yourselves for Storm Diana

    Brace yourselves for Storm Diana

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    Further afield, Storm Diana has been named by IPMA (the official Portuguese Meteorological Authority) because of its expected impacts in the Azores on Tuesday. "Low pressure associated with it does move up the Irish coast and Scotland on Wednesday". It will be wet and windy in Reading this week. He said: "We have a yellow warning for wind in the west of the United Kingdom for today and tomorrow".
  • See the giant cow that's taking over your social media feeds

    See the giant cow that's taking over your social media feeds

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    The owner, who explained that the animal's unusual name came from his close friendship with a Brahman steer named Bra, said Knickers had found a new role on the farm leading the other animals. Thanks to its size, the mammoth Knickers managed to stay out of the slaughterhouse due to the mere fact that he was too big to fit through the processing plant.
  • Kartarpur corridor opening is huge success for Pakistan: FO

    Kartarpur corridor opening is huge success for Pakistan: FO

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    Speaking at the Kartarpur corridor groundbreaking ceremony , Khan heaped praise on Navjot Singh Sidhu and said the Punjab Minister is a messenger of peace from India. The 4km-long corridor will connect Dera Baba Nanak in India's Gurdaspur district with Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan. Prime Minister Imran Khan laid the foundation stone for the Kartarpur corridor Wednesday afternoon.
  • Russia Plans To Deploy More S-400 Missiles To Disputed Crimea Peninsula

    Russia Plans To Deploy More S-400 Missiles To Disputed Crimea Peninsula

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    On Wednesday, Poroshenko donned camouflage utilities to tour a military training center and warned that Russia is building up forces in the eastern Ukraine region controlled by Russian-backed separatists. Trump has been briefed on the situation as he considers whether to cancel the Putin meeting but no decision has been made, White House officials said on Wednesday.
  • Three US Service Members Killed in Afghanistan Blast

    Three US Service Members Killed in Afghanistan Blast

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    The deaths of Jasso and the three service members bring the number of US troops killed in Afghanistan this year up to 13. The four injured people were evacuated and are receiving medical care, military officials said. Jasso was apparently hit "when the partnered force became engaged in a close-quarter battle during an assault on one of multiple barricaded al-Qaeda shooters".
  • Conservative vs. moderate in Mississippi Senate election

    Conservative vs. moderate in Mississippi Senate election

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    Trump to campaign for Republican Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith who is locked in a tight race with Democrat Mike Espy; analysis from Michael Meehan, former chief of staff for Sen. "This is a campaign that goes to the color line and it reached across the color line, across the chasm of racial division, across the chasm of racial acrimony", Espy said, saying blacks and whites share common concerns in the issues he's centered his campaign on, such as health insurance, student debt and jobs.
  • Algerian government confirms the visit of Saudi Crown Prince

    Algerian government confirms the visit of Saudi Crown Prince

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    During the meeting in Cairo, President Sisi affirmed the depth and strength of the ties between the two countries, said a statement by Sisi's spokesman. Prince Mohammed is not exposed to this kind of protest back home, where he's engaged in a crackdown targeting business leaders, human rights activists and other royals.
  • Nooses found at MS state Capitol one day before special election

    Nooses found at MS state Capitol one day before special election

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    A MS official says two nooses and six signs were found on the grounds of the MS state Capitol. "DPS will make public more information on this incident as it becomes available in order to help ID these individuals". On judges, immigration, taxes and trade, Ms. Hyde-Smith would back his agenda while Mr. Espy, who is a lawyer, said: "I found out later that this guy, the president, was a really bad guy".
  • Julian Assange to Sue The Guardian

    Julian Assange to Sue The Guardian

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    As whistleblower advocate Naomi Colvin and others pointed out, official Ecuadorian embassy visitor logs make no mention of any Manafort appearances, let alone the three separate appearances reported by the Guardian . Trump has railed against the special counsel probe since Mueller's appointment a year ago, often calling the investigation a "witch hunt" and a "hoax".