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Fact-checking Trump's speech in Florida

<b>An AP Fact Check</b> finds a few inaccuracies in President Trump's 85-minute rally remarks in Pensacola, Florida, on Friday night:<p><b>Trump said</b> "black …

United States
Native Americans

Schiff: There's "damning" evidence of Trump-Russia collusion

Rep. Adam Schiff — the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee investigating contact between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin — said the …

Donald Trump

Nuclear destruction 'one impulsive tantrum away,' Nobel winners warn

<b>(CNN) —</b> The winners of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize have warned countries that possess nuclear weapons to eliminate their "instruments of insanity" or risk mutual destruction.<p>The stark warning came Sunday as this year's peace prize was presented at a ceremony in Oslo, Norway, to the International …

Nobel Prize

Germany accuses China of setting up fake social media accounts to lure top officials

Germany’s intelligence service warned on Sunday that China is using fake profiles on social networks to gather personal information from politicians and other high ranking officials.<p>More than 10,000 Germans were contacted by fake profiles on the social networking site LinkedIn during a nine months …

Trump rails against news media after reporting corrections

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is again railing against the news media, calling them a "stain on America."<p>In a tweet Sunday, Trump blasts the lack of attention over what he describes as "false and defamatory stories" by the "Fake News Media."<p>"They are out of control - correct reporting …

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

After allegations, Moore avoids spotlight, questions

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore has been a rare sight on the traditional campaign trail in the days ahead of a critical U.S. Senate race. He's appeared at only a handful of rallies in front of friendly audiences and steadfastly has shunned reporters from the …

Government

UK 'a breeding ground' for jihadist terrorists, warns Met Police chief

Isolated communities, segregation and unregulated schooling in the UK are a “breeding ground” for extremism and future jihadists, a counter-terrorism …

Terrorism

China's 'betrayal' - BRICS leaders slam Pakistan-based jihadi groups

The BRICS nations have expressed concern about Pakistan-based militant groups like LeT and the Haqqani Network. It is a diplomatic defeat for …

Pakistan

Nuclear inspiration: Has North Korea emboldened Iran?

Will Iran be taking lessons from North Korea on its nuclear activity?<p>><br>• ><p>A missile is launched during a long and medium-range ballistic rocket launch …

North Korea

Hurricane Harvey’s Impact — And How It Compares To Other Storms

Hurricane Harvey, which dumped an estimated 27 trillion gallons of water on Texas and Louisiana, looks to be one of the most damaging natural …

Extreme Weather

Count on North Korea’s ‘pink lady’ broadcaster for joyful news of bombs and missiles

Somewhere north of the 38th parallel, the earth trembled. Then came the booming declaration from a North Korean woman in a pink traditional robe.<p>Ri Chun Hee, North Korea’s most famous news anchor, announced on state television Sunday that the country’s sixth nuclear detonation had gone off without …

North Korea

Venus beats Kvitova, to face Stephens in US Open semis

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams became the oldest semi-finalist in US Open history at age 37 on Tuesday by defeating two-time Wimbledon …

Tennis

College Football AP Poll, Week 2: Winners and losers

Week 1 of the 2017 college football season is in the books and here are the winners and losers of the newest AP Poll.<p>It’s hard to even believe that …

NFL
South Asia

Trump Ends DACA, Calls On Congress To Act

<b>Updated at 3:57 p.m. ET</b><p>The Trump administration Tuesday formally announced it will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program — also called DACA — putting an expiration date on the legal protections granted to roughly 800,000 people known as "DREAMers," who entered the country illegally …

Immigration