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House, Senate Republicans reach deal to move sanctions

Measure hitting three US foes with more financial penalties draws concern from Germany which says EU was not consulted.

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Lebanon calls on US to help solve Gulf crisis

Visiting Washington, DC, PM Saad Hariri says 'dialogue is the best way' for improving Saudi-Qatari relationship.

Saad Hariri, Lebanon's prime minister

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US senate rejects repeal bill for Obamacare

Republicans, struggling to keep seven-year-old promise to end the law, turn focus to passing slimmed-down 'skinny' bill.

John McCain

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Trump: US military will 'not accept' transgender people

President's statements via Twitter signal reversal of Obama-era decision to let trans people openly serve in military.

transgender people

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US House approves new Russia, Iran, N Korea sanctions

Russian politician hits back saying Moscow should prepare 'painful' response to new measures as he warns of ailing ties.

Trump, Putin

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US senate votes to open debate on Obamacare repeal

Vice President Mike Pence forced to cast the tie-breaking vote on moving forward with the senate healthcare debate.

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Trump says Assad won't get away with 'horrible' crimes

Trump also called Hezbollah a 'menace' to the Middle East during a joint press conference with Lebanon's PM Saad Hariri.

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri (L) and Trump (R)

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US Muslims concerned about place in society

Survey finds Muslims feel out of place in society, displeased with their president, and are targets of discrimination.

US Muslims

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Venezuela: Boycott of constitution overhaul vote urged

Opposition in final push before Sunday's vote as vigil to honour killed protesters broken up by police.

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Trump son-in-law Kushner: I did not collude with Russia

Jared Kushner has testified before the Senate investigators saying "all of his actions were proper".

Jared Kushner

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Actors, writers quit White House committee over Trump

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Steve Bannon out as Trump's top strategist: White House

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Global warming: July continues the upward trend

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Venezuela: New prosecutor vows to jail protest leaders

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US judge orders deportation of Palestinian activist

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Charlottesville: Heyer's mother address mourners

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Dissident ex-prosecutor leaves Venezuela saying she feared for her life after her dismissal by pro-Maduro assembly.

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