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Dems cite whistleblower claim of possible improper 'influence' in Trump tax audit
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Danish royal family 'surprised,' lawmakers fume as Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland - Fox News World

Danes react with anger after Trump cancels state visit over Greenland dispute - NBC World News

Baffled Danes mock Trump after he scraps trip over Greenland - Al Jazeera English

Trump scraps meeting with Danish prime minister over refusal to sell Greenland - CBS World

Trump calls off meeting with Danish prime minister over Greenland comments - Reuters World News

Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland sale spat - BBC Top Stories

Trump postpones meeting with Danish PM over Greenland purchase - The Guardian World News

Trump calls Danish leader's statement on selling Greenland nasty - Reuters Top Stories

Donald Trump cancels trip to Denmark after prime minister dismisses his offer to buy Greenland as 'absurd' - USA Today Top Stories

Conservation, animal rights groups sue Trump over weakening U.S. wildlife protections - Reuters US News

U.S. farmers, lawmakers dial up pressure on Trump over biofuel policy - Reuters Top Stories

Trump calls Danish leader's statement on selling Greenland inappropriate, not nice - Reuters Top Stories

Trump calls the Danish Prime Minister 'nasty' after she nixes notion of Greenland sale - USA Today Top Stories

Trump To Skip Visiting Denmark After Prime Minister Says Greenland 'Not For Sale' - NPR News

Revealed: emails raise ethical questions over Trump official's role in gas project - The Guardian US News

Trump cancels Denmark trip after PM says Greenland is not for sale - The Guardian US News

Trump slams Danish prime minister's comments on Greenland as "nasty" - CBS Top Stories

Trump postpones Denmark trip after prime minister refuses to sell Greenland - CNN Top Stories

Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland - Al Jazeera English

Trump calls Danish leader's statement on selling Greenland nasty - Reuters World News

Trump cancels Denmark trip after PM says Greenland isn't for sale - NBC Top Stories

Environmental groups sue Trump administration over changes to Endangered Species Act - USA Today Top Stories

Trump calls Danish PM's response on Greenland 'nasty' - CNN Top Stories

Trump makes light of his idea to buy Greenland - CBS World

Danish Prime Minister reacts to Trump discussing the possibility of buying Greenland - CNN Top Stories

U.S. farmers, lawmakers dial up pressure on Trump over biofuel policy - Reuters US News

Trump admin announces rule that could limit legal immigration over use of public benefits - CNN Top Stories

Bernie Sanders jabs Trump over comments about Jewish loyalty - CNN Top Stories

Trump administration unveils rule to detain migrant families for longer - CBS US

Trump expressed his support for reinstating Russia into the G7, official says - CNN Top Stories

Trump offers help as UK's Johnson asks Merkel to budge on Brexit - Reuters World News

G7 or G5? Trump and Johnson add unpredictability to French summit - Reuters Top Stories

Child migrants to be held in detention longer under new Trump administration rule - Reuters Top Stories

Trump is a man in search of a message on gun control - NBC Top Stories

Trump draws U.S. backlash on Jews' disloyalty comments - Reuters US News

Trump says the Fed is the 'only problem' with economy, calls Powell 'a golfer who can't putt' - NBC Top Stories

Trump administration to lift limit on how long it can detain migrant families - NBC Top Stories

Child migrants to be held in detention longer under new Trump administration rule - Reuters US News

Trump draws U.S. backlash on Jews' disloyalty comments - Reuters Top Stories

Danish PM says cancellation of Trump visit won't hurt good U.S. relations - Reuters Top Stories

Trump admin expected to allow longer detention of migrant families, officials say - CNN Top Stories

Trump spoke with the NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre before appearing to rethink gun background checks, reports say - USA Today Top Stories

No one votes to be despised. Democrats' messaging may swing my ballot to Trump - USA Today Top Stories

Trump heaps pressure on Fed and its chairman Powell to cut rates - Reuters Top Stories

G7 or G5? Trump and Johnson add unpredictability to French summit - Reuters World News

Trump expected to end illegal-immigrant family loophole; Missing firefighters search at critical stage - Fox News US

Trump administration expected to announce plan to detain migrant children longer: ABC - Reuters World News

Watch President Trump get clean and affordable energy for America - USA Today Top Stories

Eric and Lara Trump welcome new baby girl, President Trump's 10th grandchild - Fox News US

Trump accuses Jewish Democrat voters of 'great disloyalty' - BBC World

Trump slammed for saying Jews disloyal if they vote for Democrats - Al Jazeera English

Jewish leaders outraged by Trump saying Jews disloyal if they vote for Democrats - CNN Top Stories

Trump administration expected to announce plan to detain migrant children longer: ABC - Reuters Top Stories

As Trump claims steel industry is booming, U.S. Steel plant to cut nearly 200 workers - CBS Top Stories

RNC ramps up ground game to bolster Trump campaign in key states - CBS Top Stories

Newt Gingrich reportedly trying to sell Trump on a cheap moon plan - CBS Top Stories

Trump or Europe? UK's Johnson to sample post-Brexit reality at G7 summit - Reuters Top Stories

Trump or Europe? UK's Johnson to sample post-Brexit reality at G7 summit - Reuters World News

Buoyed By Fresh Support, Rep. Al Green Plans New Call To Impeach Trump - NPR News

Trump visits Louisville, London bus attack, 'McCafé It Forward': 5 things to know Wednesday - USA Today Top Stories

Russia, on Trump idea for G7 return, says show us the proposals: Ifax - Reuters World News

Trump offers help as UK's Johnson asks Merkel to budge on Brexit - Reuters Top Stories

Coal workers fight for benefits as industry struggles under Trump - NBC Top Stories

Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy - Reuters Top Stories

The Trump administration announces plans to replace a decades-old agreement on holding undocumented kids - CNN Top Stories

Trump accuses Jewish Americans of ?disloyalty? for voting Democratic, in antisemitic trope - The Guardian World News

Trade war fears swirl as Trump vows to 'take China on' ?- business live - The Guardian US News

Eye Opener: Trump says the U.S. is far from recession - CBS Top Stories

Trump sparks backlash by accusing Jews who vote for Democrats of 'great disloyalty' - Reuters US News

Trump signs memo to eliminate student loan debt for disabled vets - CBS US

Trump retweets quote calling him "second coming of God" - CBS US

Buttigieg: Trump was reminded who's in charge after NRA call - CNN Top Stories

Parkland father slams Trump on guns - CNN Top Stories

Trump signs order to eliminate student loan debt for disabled vets - NBC Top Stories

ISIS regaining strength after Trump claims group was defeated - CBS Top Stories

Trump on the trade war with China: 'I am the chosen one' since 'somebody had to do it' - USA Today Top Stories

Trump doubles down on claim that Jewish Democrats are 'disloyal' ? video - The Guardian US News

Trump raises pressure on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates - The Guardian US News

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention - Al Jazeera English

Scaramucci says he will start and fund a super PAC to 'dismantle' Trump - USA Today Top Stories

Democrats condemn Trump move to extend migrant detentions - CBS Top Stories

Trump says other countries need to fight Islamic State - Reuters World News

Outlook Uncertain On Gun Policy As Trump Signals Openness ? With NRA In His Ear - NPR News

'I am the Chosen One': with boasts and insults, Trump sets new benchmark for incoherence - The Guardian US News

Opinion: Trump adds Jews to his hit parade of hatred - CNN Top Stories

Trump aims to end child detention limits - CBS World

Trump retreats on stronger background checks - CBS US

Pompeo speaks with Danish foreign minister after Trump cancels visit - Reuters World News

Trump administration to automatically forgive the student debt of permanently disabled veterans - Washington Post US

From left to right, Israelis are rattled by recent moves by Netanyahu and Trump - LA Times US News

From left to right, Israelis are rattled by recent moves by Netanyahu and Trump - LA Times World News

Pompeo speaks with Danish foreign minister after Trump cancels visit - Reuters Top Stories

Trump quotes conspiracist likening him to God - CNN Top Stories

What is the Flores settlement that the Trump administration has moved to end? - CNN US

Trump makes student loan cancellation automatic for disabled vets - CNN Top Stories

Families, lawmakers urge Trump administration to give TPS status to Venezuelans - NBC Top Stories

Trump thanks conspiracy theorist for defending his comments about Jewish Democrats - CNN Top Stories

Trump naysayers want to see what the mood is in New Hampshire - CBS Top Stories

In Netanyahu's hour of need, Trump is nowhere to be seen - CNN Top Stories

Trump cements stance on wide-ranging background checks in call with NRA boss - CNN Top Stories

Trump doubles down on calling Jewish Democrats 'disloyal' to Israel - NBC Top Stories

Jews tweet 'disloyal to Trump' after Trump calls them disloyal - Al Jazeera English

After Trump backtracks, Parkland shooting survivors issue sweeping gun-control plan - LA Times US News

Trump promotes claim that he is ‘King of Israel’ as Jewish people tweet #DisloyalToTrump - USA Today Top Stories

Donald Trump says he wants Russia to be invited back to the elite G7 club of industrialized countries - USA Today Top Stories

New Trump Policy Would Permit Indefinite Detention Of Migrant Families, Children - NPR News

Trump leaves White House for Kentucky ? live stream - CBS Top Stories

After Trump backtracks, Parkland shooting survivors issue sweeping gun-control plan - LA Times World News

Three ways Trump wants to juice US economy - BBC World

Jew-baiting is part of the Trump playbook. It's a feature, not a bug | Lloyd Green - The Guardian US News

Trump Says Russia Should Be Allowed Into G-7, Moscow Wants Talks To Continue - NPR News

Danish PM reacts to cancelled Trump visit: 'preparations were in full swing' - video - The Guardian US News

Trump sparks backlash by accusing Jews who vote for Democrats of 'great disloyalty' - Reuters Top Stories

Trump says he will push to close background check loopholes for gun buys - Reuters Top Stories

Trump administration to appeal ruling blocking price disclosure for drug ads - Reuters US News

Trump imposes rule allowing U.S. to detain migrant families indefinitely - Reuters Top Stories

Trump says he will push to close background check loopholes for gun buys - Reuters US News

Dems cite whistleblower claim of possible improper 'influence' in Trump tax audit - NBC Top Stories

Trump says he spoke to NRA about closing background check loopholes - CBS Top Stories

Trump accuses Danish prime minister of making "nasty" remark - CBS Top Stories

Trump says he plans to discuss background checks for gun buyers - CBS Top Stories

Trump refers to another woman as 'nasty,' this time the Danish PM - CNN Top Stories

What is the Flores settlement that the Trump administration has moved to end? - CNN Top Stories

Trump imposes rule allowing U.S. to detain migrant families indefinitely - Reuters US News

Trump says other countries will need to fight Islamic State - Reuters World News

Gay conservative group loses several leaders after Trump endorsement - NBC Top Stories

Trump admin weighs letting states, cities deny entry to refugees approved for resettlement in U.S. - NBC Top Stories

Trump says he spoke to NRA about closing background check loopholes - CBS US

President Trump: 'I am the chosen one' to take on China - NBC Top Stories

Nikki Haley bats down idea of being Trump's 2020 VP pick: 'Vice President Pence has been a dear friend of mine for years' - CNN Top Stories

Tourism to Cuba plunges after Trump's tightening of travel ban: data - Reuters World News

Public's view on the economy dips for the first time in Trump's presidency - CNN Top Stories

A sudden cascade of events is challenging Trump's boasts of an unprecedented American winning streak - CNN Top Stories

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#2
Just as in 1914, the Brexit buildup is making calamity feel inevitable | Rafael Behr
The Guardian US News
 

Merkel gives Johnson 30 days to find solution to avoid no-deal Brexit - The Guardian World News

Merkel aims to work out friction-free Brexit with British PM - Reuters World News

Budge on Brexit, British PM Johnson to tell Merkel in Berlin - Reuters World News

Merkel aims to work out friction-free Brexit with British PM - Reuters Top Stories

Trump offers help as UK's Johnson asks Merkel to budge on Brexit - Reuters World News

Trump offers help as UK's Johnson asks Merkel to budge on Brexit - Reuters Top Stories

UK's Johnson sees ample scope for Brexit deal if backstop goes - Reuters World News

UK's Johnson sees ample scope for Brexit deal if backstop goes - Reuters Top Stories

Majority of Britons say any Brexit deal should be put to referendum: poll - Reuters World News

Germany's Merkel gives Britain 30 days to find last-minute Brexit solution - Reuters World News

Germany's Merkel gives Britain 30 days to find last-minute Brexit solution - Reuters Top Stories

Protesters cry 'stop Brexit' as UK PM Johnson meets Merkel in Berlin - Reuters Top Stories

German president: Reopening Brexit talks on backstop unlikely - Reuters Top Stories

Just as in 1914, the Brexit buildup is making calamity feel inevitable | Rafael Behr - The Guardian US News

Brexit: PM to meet Angela Merkel with call to scrap backstop - BBC Top Stories

Air traffic will not collapse on Brexit - German junior minister - Reuters World News

Brexit: Boris Johnson prepares to visit Berlin as minister struggles to defend his 'collaboration' jibe - live news - The Guardian World News

Germany readies for possible realities, such as disorderly Brexit - Reuters Top Stories

France now sees 'no deal' as baseline Brexit scenario: Elysee source - Reuters Top Stories

UK's Corbyn invites lawmakers to meet next week to discuss how to stop no-deal Brexit - Reuters Top Stories

France now sees 'no deal' as baseline Brexit scenario: Elysee source - Reuters World News

Germany readies for possible realities, such as disorderly Brexit - Reuters World News

No-deal Brexit stockpiling counterproductive, hospitals will have what they need: UK minister - Reuters Top Stories

No-deal Brexit stockpiling counterproductive, hospitals will have what they need: UK minister - Reuters World News

Air traffic will not collapse on Brexit - German junior minister - Reuters Top Stories

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#3
Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police at metro station
The Guardian World News
 

'Missing' British Hong Kong consulate employee detained in China for violating 'public order': officials - Fox News World

Frontline view: Making the case for violence in Hong Kong protests - Reuters World News

Hong Kong protests planned for mob-attack subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protests planned for mob-attack subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters World News

China detains employee of Britain's Hong Kong mission, UK urged to act - Reuters World News

China detains employee of Britain's Hong Kong mission, UK urged to act - Reuters Top Stories

Frontline view: Making the case for violence in Hong Kong protests - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protests spread to subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters World News

Hong Kong protests spread to subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters Top Stories

China says detains employee of British consulate in Hong Kong - Reuters Top Stories

China confirms detention of UK's Hong Kong consulate employee - Al Jazeera English

Alibaba to delay second listing in Hong Kong - CNN World News

Hundreds of demonstrators in Hong Kong are getting protest tattoos - CNN Top Stories

Alibaba to delay second listing in Hong Kong - CNN Top Stories

Hong Kong protesters gather at mob-attack subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protesters clash with police, angry at lack of prosecutions after subway mob attack - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protesters clash with police, angry at lack of prosecutions after subway mob attack - Reuters World News

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police at metro station - The Guardian World News

Canada's Trudeau says won't back down in dispute with China, urges restraint in Hong Kong - Reuters World News

Hong Kong protesters angry at lack of prosecutions after subway mob attack - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protesters angry at lack of prosecutions after subway mob attack - Reuters World News

Hong Kong protest moves to mob-attack subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protest moves peacefully to mob-attack subway - Reuters World News

Hong Kong protest moves peacefully to mob-attack subway - Reuters Top Stories

Hong Kong protesters gather at mob-attack subway as bank warns of economic fallout - Reuters World News

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#4
Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate
CNN World News
 

Brazil's Bolsonaro accuses NGOs of setting fires in Amazon rainforest - Reuters Top Stories

Without evidence, Brazil's Bolsonaro claims NGOs may be burning the Amazon - Reuters Top Stories

Without evidence, Brazil's Bolsonaro claims NGOs may be burning the Amazon - Reuters World News

Smoke plumes from Amazon rainforest fires spotted from space - CBS Top Stories

Amazon fires: Record number burning in Brazil rainforest - space agency - BBC World

Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate - CNN Top Stories

Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate - CNN World News

Spike in wildfires in Brazil's Amazon rainforest - BBC Top Stories

Brazil's Bolsonaro says NGOs may be setting fire to Amazon forest - Reuters Top Stories

Record number of wildfires burn in Amazon rainforest - CBS US

Amazon fires: President Jair Bolsonaro blames NGOs - BBC World

Igniting global outrage, Brazil's Bolsonaro baselessly blames NGOs for Amazon fires - Reuters World News

Staggering number of fires ravaging Amazon rainforest - NBC World News

Igniting global outrage, Brazil's Bolsonaro baselessly blames NGOs for Amazon fires - Reuters Top Stories

Brazil's Bolsonaro says NGOs may be setting fire to Amazon forest - Reuters World News

Scientist who called out Bolsonaro on Amazon deforestation is fired - CNN Top Stories

The Amazon is burning and smoke from the fires can be seen from space - USA Today Top Stories

Former Farc rebels become eco-warriors to stop deforestation in the Amazon - BBC Top Stories

Smoke from Amazon wildfires plunges Sao Paulo into darkness in middle of day - Fox News World

Amazon burning: Brazil reports record surge in forest fires - Al Jazeera English

Amazon in row over plastic packaging - BBC Top Stories

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#5
Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against conviction for child sex abuse
CNN Top Stories
 

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell loses appeal against sex abuse convictions, to stay in jail - Reuters World News

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell loses appeal against sex abuse convictions, to stay in jail - Reuters Top Stories

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against conviction for child sex abuse - CNN Top Stories

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against sexual abuse convictions - BBC World

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell loses appeal against sex abuse convictions, returns to prison - Reuters World News

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell loses appeal against sex abuse convictions, returns to prison - Reuters Top Stories

Wednesday briefing: Cardinal George Pell loses appeal against child sex conviction - The Guardian World News

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell returns to jail after losing appeal against sex abuse convictions - Reuters Top Stories

Australia's Cardinal Pell loses child sex abuse appeal - Al Jazeera English

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell returns to jail after losing appeal against sex abuse convictions - Reuters World News

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal of sex abuse convictions - CBS World

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal on child sexual assault conviction ? live - The Guardian World News

Vatican acknowledges Pell abuse decision, says he has right to appeal - Reuters World News

Vatican acknowledges Pell abuse decision, says he has right to appeal - Reuters Top Stories

Australian court rejects Cardinal Pell's appeal of sex abuse conviction - CBS Top Stories

Cardinal George Pell denied appeal on conviction for molestation of choirboys - NBC Top Stories

Victim advocates cheer as Pell appeal rejected: 'Hallelujah ? proof there is a God' - The Guardian World News

Cardinal Pell: 'The little people have won' as court rejects appeal - BBC World

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