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Trump and Hillary trade jabs in Twitter skirmish

Trump and Hillary trade jabs in Twitter skirmish

The peculiar series of letters was hard enough to comprehend in text, but news readers' had an even tougher time trying to pronounce it. Donald Trump has the best words. "It's what a classic authoritarian does". Suddenly, social media was filled with people wondering how to pronounce the word. "What makes me saddest is that I know I'll never write anything funnier than #covfefe ", tweeted Jimmy Kimmel .


Comedian sacked by CNN after Trump severed head photo

Comedian sacked by CNN after Trump severed head photo

CNN called the picture "disgusting and offensive" in a statement, adding that it was "evaluating our New Year's coverage". CNN chiefs have now taken action over the Griffin backlash by pulling her from the network's New Year's Eve Live broadcast, which she had hosted with longtime pal Anderson Cooper since 2007.


Soros hits back at Hungary's PM, slams

Soros hits back at Hungary's PM, slams "mafia state"

British Prime Minister Theresa May, who faces elections on June 8, said earlier this week that Britain would leave the European Union without an agreement if it was unable to achieve a satisfactory agreement with the bloc. Soros said the term "ever closer union", something the United Kingdom had strongly resisted in the past, should be abandoned. "That is how the functioning of European institutions became increasingly complicated and gradually rendered the EU itself dysfunctional in some ...



French troops will remain in Sahel until militants eradicated: Macron

The visit comes three weeks after Macron's election and seven months after Putin cancelled a trip to Paris for the opening of a Russian cathedral complex near the Eiffel Tower in a spat with then president Francois Hollande. He said Merkel backs the idea. The rest of his day there Friday will be devoted nearly entirely to familiarizing himself with French troops who are combating West African extremist groups.


Trump aide Dubke announces resignation

Trump aide Dubke announces resignation

The steady stream of criticism aimed at the communications shop has put press secretary Sean Spicer in a tough spot. This happened after a number of media houses reported news linked to Jared Kushner , his close adviser and also his son-in-law.


FxWirePro Pound suffers as YouGov predicts hung parliament

FxWirePro Pound suffers as YouGov predicts hung parliament

The seat-by-seat prediction by YouGov for The Times suggests that the Conservatives are on course to win 310 seats at the election - short of an absolute majority of 326 seats needed to form a Government. Sterling fell more than half a percent against the U.S. dollar to $1.28. "May returning to No 10 with a healthy majority". Today, one week from polling day, the lead is nine points.