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left right U.S. President Donald Trump (L) greets Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin during an event to sign financial services executive orders at the Treasury Department in Washington, U.S., April 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque 1/2 left right


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Trump to meet with Australian prime minister on May 4: White House

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on May 4 in New York City, a White House spokesman said on Tuesday. The bilateral meeting will follow a speech by


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left right U.S. President Donald Trump (L) greets Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin during an event to sign financial services executive orders at the Treasury Department in Washington, U.S., April 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque 1/2 left right


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Senate Republican leader says still aiming for long-term government funding bill

WASHINGTON The top Republican in the U.S. Senate said on Tuesday he hoped to reach agreement "in the next few days" on a bill to fund the government through Sept. 30, saying it was too soon


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U.S. Senate panel approves Lighthizer for U.S. Trade Representative

WASHINGTON The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday approved President Donald Trump's choice for U.S. Trade Representative, bringing Robert Lighthizer a step closer to taking office as U.S. trade disputes with Canada and Mexico heat up. The


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left right FILE PHOTO: James Clapper testifies to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing on “Russia’s intelligence activities' on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts 1/2 left right FILE PHOTO: Sally


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WASHINGTON Two former U.S. officials - intelligence director James Clapper and deputy Attorney General Sally Yates - will testify next month in a Senate investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the


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WASHINGTON A Senate Judiciary Committee panel on Tuesday said former U.S. intelligence and judiciary officials would testify at a May 8 hearing amid investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Former Director


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left right Lawyer Jared Genser and Babak Namazi, the brother and son of two prisoners in Iran, who hold both U.S. American and Iranian citizenship and who have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms in Iran,


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left right FILE PHOTO: Ivanka Trump walks in the Rose Garden after a joint news conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Jordan's King Abdullah II at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 5, 2017.


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