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Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court

He now works for the Washington-based lobbying firm Covington & Burling. A group of Democratic senators from Republican-leaning states - lawmakers who could be pivotal in the confirmation fight - declined Trump's invitation to attend the White House announcement.


North Korea says talks with Pompeo were 'regrettable'

North Korea says talks with Pompeo were 'regrettable'

North Korea had expressed regret on Saturday over the attitude of U.S. negotiators during talks between the country and Pompeo in Pyongyang last week to work out details on how to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula as agreed to by their leaders in their recent summit meeting.


Putin congratulates Russian Federation after World Cup exit

Putin congratulates Russian Federation after World Cup exit

The disappointment of defeat late on Saturday soon melted into applause as fans toasted a national side that had repeatedly defied expectations. Many disappointed fans broke out in applause after the tense loss to Croatia , spilling out of bars and viewing areas chanting " Russia " and dancing to music on the streets.


Trump says US had opposed formula limits, not breastfeeding

Trump says US had opposed formula limits, not breastfeeding

Many women need this option because of malnutrition and poverty, ' he wrote on Twitter on Monday. "What happened was tantamount to blackmail, with the U.S. The showdown over the issue was recounted by more than a dozen participants from several countries, many of whom requested anonymity because they feared retaliation from the United States.


First person removed from Thai cave on second day of rescue mission

First person removed from Thai cave on second day of rescue mission

A fifth boy is out of the cave, a Thai navy official says. Police and military personnel use umbrellas to cover a stretcher as it is carried to a helicopter from an ambulance at a military airport in Chiang Rai, Thailand , on Monday, as rescue operations continued for those still trapped inside the cave in Khun Nam Nang Non Forest Park in the Mae Sai district.


Harry Maguire: The remarkable rise of England's unlikely new hero

Harry Maguire: The remarkable rise of England's unlikely new hero

We have worked so hard to come through that and it makes us even more proud of each other". Harry Kane and the rest of the England squad are desperate to prolong their stay in Russian Federation, with the next stop on their World Cup journey taking them to the semi-finals against Croatia.