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May 18, 2017 12:13 AM Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirl Escapes

Another Nigerian schoolgirl kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists two years ago is free after escaping her captors. A spokesman for President Muhammadu Buhari gave no details Wednesday, but said Nigerian soldiers found her and brought her to the capital. Her escape comes two weeks after Boko Haram freed 82 of the girls in a prisoner swap with the government 7

May 17, 2017 6:52 PM The Latest: Chaffetz wants Comey to testify next week

The Republican chairman of a House oversight committee says he will ask former FBI Director James Comey to testify at a hearing next week that will look into whether President Donald Trump pressured Comey to shut down an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, then-FBI Director James 39

May 17, 2017 6:08 PM Macron's new-look government stretches across French political spectrum

PARIS France's centrist President Emmanuel Macron gave ministerial jobs to conservatives, socialists and newcomers to politics on Wednesday, appointing an unprecedented all-stripes cabinet to bridge traditional divides and broaden his support. Macron's government is a direct challenge to established parties, whose diehards criticized the appointments 50

May 17, 2017 2:24 PM Putin offers to give U.S. Congress notes of Trump's meeting

Russian leader accuses U.S. politicians of whipping up 'anti-Russian sentiment' Russia President Vladimir Putin offered Wednesday to turn over to Congress records of U.S. President Donald Trump's discussions with Russian diplomats in which Trump is reported to have disclosed classified information. His offer added a bizarre twist to the furor over Trump's 33

May 17, 2017 12:25 PM First Read’s Morning Clips: Another Day, Another Bombshell

The Tuesday bombshell, first reported by the New York Times: "President Trump asked the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, to shut down the federal investigation into Mr. Trump's former national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn, in an Oval Office meeting in February, according to a memo Mr. Comey wrote shortly after the meeting. "I hope you can let this go," the president 22

May 17, 2017 12:22 PM Senate Intelligence Committee chairman is skeptical about Comey memo as he says 'the burden is on The New York Times' to prove it's real

The Republican chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that he is skeptical about reports that ousted FBI Director James Comey took detailed notes about his February meeting with President Donald Trump. 'Somebody's going to have to do more than have anonymous sources on this one for me to believe that there's something there,' North 24

May 17, 2017 10:16 AM Africa's Travel Indaba 2017 Opening Address

On behalf of the people of South Africa, and our country's tourism sector, it is a great privilege to welcome you to Africa's Travel Indaba 2017. It is a wonderful way to celebrate Africa Month, by hosting all of you as we showcase the beauty of our country and of the African continent. We welcome you with open arms, to the vibrant city of Durban, to the spectacular 24

May 17, 2017 4:29 AM Amid WannaCry Fallout, New Development Adds To Fears

San Francisco: A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global "ransomware" attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday. The development adds to the dangers exposed by the WannaCry ransomware and provides another piece of evidence that a North Korea-linked hacking 54

May 17, 2017 12:45 AM As Trump’s woes mount, congressional Republicans arrive at a moment of reckoning

As President Trump has lurched from one crisis to another, Republicans have chosen a strategy of compartmentalization over confrontation, preferring to look away in hopes that the storm would pass. Now, after a pair of stunning revelations about the president, that approach may have run aground. For the GOP, this has become a moment of reckoning. Events 30

May 17, 2017 12:41 AM Study: Taking abortion pill at home as safe as in a clinic

LONDON — Medical abortions done at home with online help and pills sent in the mail appear to be just as safe as those done at a clinic, according to a new study. The research tracked the outcomes of 1,000 women in Ireland and Northern Ireland, who used a website run by a group called Women on Web to get abortion pills. The Netherlands-based nonprofit 73