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Trump returns to 'Witch Hunt' tweets against Mueller probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Capping a week of drama, back-tracking and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian election interference, President Donald Trump on Monday returned to ...

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The Latest: White House: Trump won't tolerate Iran threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on escalating rhetoric between Washington and Tehran (all times local): The White House says President Donald Trump's threatening tweet shows he's not going to tolerate...

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Benjamin Netanyahu praises Donald Trump’s ‘tough stand’ against Iran after US president issues wa...

Jerusalem: Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday praised President Donald Trump's "tough stand" against Iran after the US leader issued a stark warning to the Islamic Republic. "I wou...

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The Latest: Lebanese analyst: US, Iran on 'brink of war'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on escalating rhetoric between Washington and Tehran (all times local): A prominent Lebanese analyst says he is concerned the latest harsh words exchanged by the U.S. a...

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The Latest: Iranian analyst downplays Trump's tweet

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on escalating rhetoric between Washington and Tehran (all times local): A prominent Iranian political analyst is downplaying President Donald Trump's warning to Iran an...

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Google Glass Can Empower Autistic People in India: Brain Power

Google Glass - an eye-wearable device that made headlines in 2015 but failed in the consumer technology space - has now rekindled the hopes of millions of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)...

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Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, "the District", or simply D.C., is the capital of the United States. On July 16, 1790, the Residence Act approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast.