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Deadly Blast Kills 22 at Manchester Arena Pop Concert
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Multiple Fatalities After Explosions At Manchester Arena

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Manchester Attack

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the deadly attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. The attack was described by British Prime Minister Theresa May as "the worst attack the city has experienced"

OMB Director Mick Mulvaney And White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Brief The Media At The White House

Trump Proposes Long-Shot Budget with Deep Spending Cuts

Presidential budgets are always aspirational political documents and almost never passed into law as written, but the one set to be introduced by Donald Trump Tuesday stretches credulity given the current makeup in Congress

"Suicide Squad" - European Premiere - Red Carpet Arrivals

Snyder Steps Down From Justice League

Zack Snyder is stepping back from directing Justice League to focus on his family, months after his daughter's suicide. Joss Whedon, who directed both of Marvel's Avengers movies, will step in to help the movie through the post-production process

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Trump Meets With Palestinian Leader Mahmoud Abbas

Testing the waters for Middle East peace, President Donald Trump traveled through the barrier ringing biblical Bethlehem to meet with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas. The White House has downplayed the prospect for a significant breakthrough on the peace process

President-Elect Donald Trump Holds Meetings At Trump Tower

Michael Flynn Pleads the Fifth to Senate Committee

President Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination and declined to hand over documents sought under subpoena by a Senate panel investigating Russia's meddling in the election

Bill Cosby Arrives For Jury Selection In Pittsburgh

First Jurors Selected in Cosby Trial

The panel that will decide Bill Cosby's fate in his sex assault trial began to take shape with the selection of three jurors, two white men and one white woman. The search for 12 jurors and six alternates was expected to take several days

Key Speakers At The 2017 SALT Conference

Ex-CIA Chief John Brennan Will Testify About Russia

John Brennan is set to testify publicly about the intelligence community's conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election. His testimony before the House Intelligence Committee could shed light on concerns about any potential security risks posed by Michael Flynn