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DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

Interested in Russia Investigation? Add Russia Investigation as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Russia Investigation news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them. A ...

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FIFA opens case against Shaqiri & Xhaka over controversial eagle celebrations

World football governing body FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Swiss players Xherdan Shaqiri and Granit Xhaka, after the pair celebrated their goals in the win against Serbia by making an Albanian eagle salute. Read more The players are both ethnic Albanian and celebrated their strikes in the match against Serbia by making the controversial sign in apparent reference to ...

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‘Never write off Germany’ – Reigning champs revive World Cup hopes after last-gasp win in Sochi

Germany’s 95th-minute winner against Sweden revived their World Cup hopes after they had appeared down and out, subsequently sending social media into a frenzy about never writing off the four-time winners. If death and taxes are two certainties in life then the Germans reaching the World Cup knockout stages might be added to that list. READ MORE: Germany salvage World Cup ...

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Iraqi PM & Shia cleric announce alliance between their political parties

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Shia cleric Moqtada al-Sadr have announced that their political blocs will enter into an alliance. The move between Abadi’s Victory Alliance and Sadr’s Saeroon will “cross sectarian and ethnic divisions,” the leaders said during a news conference on Saturday. It remains unclear whether the two parties will be working together with the Fatih coalition, ...

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Trump says he trusts Kim, cites 'good chemistry' & 'very good relationship' (VIDEO)

In what appears to be another curtsey by Donald Trump to Kim Jong-un, the US leader said he trusts his North Korean counterpart, praising their “good chemistry” and “very good relationship.” During an interview on Mike Huckabee’s program on the Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN), Trump was asked whether he trusts Kim, who he met on June 12 during a historic ...

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Pro-Trump congressional nominee Katie Arrington seriously injured in car crash

Republican congressional nominee Katie Arrington of South Carolina was seriously injured in a car accident Friday night, according to authorities as well as posts to her social media pages. Arrington, who was endorsed by President Donald Trump and recently won the Republican nomination for South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District over incumbent Rep. Mark Sanford, was traveling with an aide to ...

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Police dispute reports video shows Pennsylvania teenager firing gun

Pennsylvania authorities took issue with multiple “irresponsible” reports about the deadly police shooting of an unarmed teenager in East Pittsburgh — a case that has gained national attention and generated local protests in the past several days. Antwon Rose, 17, was shot and killed by a police officer in East Pittsburgh on Tuesday night, after the African-American teen and two ...

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Israelis, Palestinians await William's inaugural royal visit

Interested in Royal Family? Add Royal Family as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Royal Family news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Prince William is set to arrive in Israel and the Palestinian territories this week for the first official visit of a member of the British royal family, ending the monarchy’s decades-long mostly hands-off ...

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