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Trump laments that bomb suspect to receive medical treatment

Donald Trump has lamented that New York bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami will receive medical treatment and legal representation after his arrest. The Afghan-born 28-year-old was charged with five counts of attempted murder after a police shootout. The Republican nominee ...

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Turkey bombs IS targets

Turkey has bombarded so-called Islamic State targets at Jarablus in northern Syria amid reports Syrian rebels are to launch an offensive against the group. Some 1,500 Turkish-backed Syrian rebels are thought to be in the Turkish town of Gaziantep waiting ...

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Drone intercepted near London jail

Drones carrying large amounts of drugs and mobile phones have been intercepted by police as they were being flown near a north London jail. One device crashed after it was tracked flying over HMP Pentonville on 14 August, while another ...

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Republican security experts not voting for Trump

An open letter signed by 50 Republican national security experts has warned that nominee Donald Trump “would be the most reckless president” in US history. The group, which includes the former CIA director Michael Hayden, said Mr Trump “lacks the ...

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Donald Trump warns voters the US Presidential election could be ‘rigged’

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has suggested that the November election could be “rigged”. He told a rally in Columbus, Ohio, that he had heard “more and more” that the contest would be unfair. He offered no immediate evidence. At ...

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Former US President endorses wife Hillary Clinton

Former US President Bill Clinton has set out the case why his wife and “best friend” Hillary should lead the nation. He told the Democratic convention in Philadelphia that she was the “best darn change-maker I’ve ever known”. In a ...

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Michelle Obama denounces Trump’s hate speech

US first lady Michelle Obama has denounced Republican Donald Trump and passionately backed Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.   Earlier, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders urged Democrats to back Mrs Clinton. She will accept the party’s presidential ...

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Donald Trump accepts Republican Presidential nomination

Donald Trump has vowed to tackle multiple threats facing the US, in his speech in Cleveland, Ohio accepting the Republican presidential nomination. The businessman promised his presidency would usher in a new era putting America and ordinary people first…   ...

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US Senator Ted Cruz booed for not endorsing Donald Trump

Texas Senator Ted Cruz was booed as he failed to endorse Donald Trump as the US Republican nominee, during a speech at the party convention in Cleveland. Mr Cruz only went as far as congratulating the man who had been ...

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Donald Trump secures Republican nomincation for US President

Donald Trump has secured the Republican nomination for US president on day two of the Republican National Convention. The House Speaker, Paul Ryan, urged delegates to unite behind Mr Trump, a day after splits in the party were evident as ...

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