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Philippine Military loses 11 troops in errant airstrike

Philippine Military loses 11 troops in errant airstrike

A Philippine Air Force attack helicopter fires a rocket as they continue to assault the Maute group in Marawi city, Philippines May 31, 2017. Mr Adiong said. The Marchetti S-211 jet was on a bombing run over militant positions in Marawi on Wednesday when one bomb hit army troops locked in close-range combat with the extremists who have taken cover in buildings and houses, military spokesman Brig.


Trump's Continued Search For New FBI Chief Is A Huge Mess

Trump's Continued Search For New FBI Chief Is A Huge Mess

Comey was leading a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential election and possible collusion by Trump's campaign when the president fired him last month. What Comey is allowed to say publicly will be constrained by the ongoing federal investigation, which is now being led by special counsel and former FBI director Robert Mueller .



Jeff Sessions offers to testify in front of Senate Intelligence Committee

Mr Sessions , a former senator and an early supporter of Mr Trump's election campaign, will be the most senior government official to testify to the committee on the Russian Federation issue. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., asked Comey a series of questions about Sessions' involvement in the Russian Federation investigation during the two weeks between Trump expressing his "hope" that Comey could let go of the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Sessions' recusal from ...


North Korea expecting visit from former NBAer Dennis Rodman

North Korea expecting visit from former NBAer Dennis Rodman

President Donald Trump assumed office in January. However, Fox News , citing a senior Trump administration official, reported that Rodman was traveling to North Korea as a "private citizen". Trump called Rodman "smart" for his 2013 trip to North Korea, NK News reported. The U.S.is stepping up efforts to muster worldwide support for further pressure on North Korea over its provocative acts.


Couple that changed the law remembered 50 years on

Couple that changed the law remembered 50 years on

Their sentences were suspended on condition that they leave Virginia and not return together for at least 25 years. A landmark Supreme Court ruling that struck down laws banning interracial marriage makes its mark. Following their triumphant win, the Lovings returned to Virginia to raise their three children. The couple whose love brought down laws against interracial marriage is commemorated on a historical marker in Virginia's capital city.


US Attorney General to testify over contacts with Russian Federation

US Attorney General to testify over contacts with Russian Federation

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Monday underscored the distrust between Moscow and Washington, telling the House Armed Services Committee that he's seen nothing to indicate that Russian President Vladimir Putin is interested in cooperation with the United States.