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Pablo Zabaleta delighted with progress Manchester City have made since 2008

If Zabaleta is a symbol of City's fondly remembered recent past, Jesus is the man seen by many as their brightest hope for the immediate future. The win saw Man City reclaim third place and Pulis may have been looking for tips on how to halt his side's winless streak, which now stands at eight games.



France's Macron names Edouard Philippe, a relative unknown, as prime minister

With Germany's economy, Europe's largest, outperforming that of France , the traditional Franco-German motor at the heart of the European Union project has begun to misfire. He is, though, a member of The Republicans party, which poses a bigger threat than any other to Macron's ability to form a legislative majority in June's parliamentary election and avoid a potentially reform-slowing coalition.


Seoul: North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected

Seoul: North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected

It has been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the USA mainland, and experts say Sunday's test was another step toward that aim. China and Russian Federation have criticized the deployment of THAAD, saying it would significantly affect the balance of power in the region and would lead to more instability.


Trump administration sees no hazard in intel-sharing with Russian Federation

Trump administration sees no hazard in intel-sharing with Russian Federation

The White House said Trump wasn't briefed on the source of the intelligence and didn't know where it came from when he passed it along to the Russians. The classified information had been shared with the president by an ally, violating the confidentiality of an intelligence-sharing agreement with that country, the official said.



Trump Threatens Comey: "Better Hope There Are No Tapes"

Later Thursday, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., excoriated the Trump administration for the mixed messaging surrounding Comey's firing and Rosenstein's role in it, noting on the Senate floor that "the story coming out of the White House about why Mr.



Trump White House enters a new state of denial

U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser has denied a Washington Post report that the president revealed highly classified information to Russian officials during a meeting last week. "If he's. not really handling the information flows in a way that's expected by other governments and politicians, this is going to create some heartburn, inconsistencies and unpredictability in the way people are going to receive his information", Wielhower said.