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'Trump has declared war': journalists denounce any attack on press freedom

Journalists: Trump has declard war.President Donald Trump’s apparent suggestion that the FBI should “consider putting reporters in prison” has been decried as a dangerous new assault on press freedom and prompted a call to action by American journalists who have been jailed in the US for their work.

Among those who criticised the reported comments are journalist Brian Karem, who spent two weeks in jail in Texas in 1990 for refusing to give up a source and who told the Guardian they were “deeply concerning”.

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McMaster Can’t Remember If Trump Called Comey A ‘Nut Job’ In Meeting With Russians

McMaster has amnesia re Trump comments about ComeyNational security adviser H.R. McMaster said Sunday he doesn’t really remember what President Donald Trump said in a meeting with Russian officials earlier this month.

McMaster was in the now-infamous Oval Office meeting with the president, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak. But when pressed on whether Trump called former FBI Director James Comey a “nut job” in that meeting and bragged about firing him, McMaster said he couldn’t remember.

“Well, I don’t remember exactly what the president said,” he told ABC’s “This Week.”

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Three climbers die on Everest descent; two people still missing

Three climbers dead on Mt. Everest descentThree climbers who were among scores who scaled Mount Everest over the weekend died on their descent and two more are missing, a Nepalese official said on Monday.

The first clear weather conditions of the spring climbing season were Friday and Saturday, but a windstorm swept the higher altitudes of the mountain by Saturday afternoon, said Gyanendra Shrestha of Nepal's mountaineering department.

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In protest, students walk out on Mike Pence's Notre Dame commencement speech

Students walk out of Pence speech at Notre DameWhen Mike Pence took the stage at Notre Dame's commencement on Sunday, more than 100 students quietly got up from their seats and left. There were a few cheers. Some boos.

This was not a surprise, but rather a staged protest some students had been planning for weeks. When Notre Dame announced that the vice president and former governor of Indiana would be the university’s 2017 graduation speaker in March, the student organization WeStaNDFor began brainstorming ways to take a stand.

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TPP trade deal moving forward without U.S.

TPP moves ahead without USAsia-Pacific trade ministers on Sunday settled to move forward with the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement despite U.S. President Donald Trump abandoning the deal.

The ministers from Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Malaysia, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam met as part of a Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, or APEC, event.

After Trump scrapped the deal in January, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull suggested China could be a replacement.

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Trump: Fight against terror a 'battle between good and evil'

Trump speech in saudi arabiaPresident Donald Trump called on Middle Eastern leaders to combat a "crisis of Islamic extremism" emanating from the region, casting the fight against terrorism as a "battle between good and evil," not a clash between the West and Islam.

Trump's address Sunday was the centerpiece of his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia, his first stop overseas as president. During a meeting of more than 50 Arab and Muslim leaders, he sought to chart a new course for America's role in the region, one aimed squarely on rooting out terrorism, with less focus on promoting human rights and democratic reforms.

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Sheriff David Clarke plagiarized portions of his master's thesis on homeland security

Sheriff David Clarke plagiarized Masters thesis entriesControversial Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, who this week announced he will be joining Donald Trump's administration as assistant secretary in the Department of Homeland Security, plagiarized sections of his 2013 master's thesis on US security, a CNN KFile review has found.

Clarke, a visible surrogate for Trump during the campaign known for his incendiary rhetoric, earned a master's degree in security studies at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. In his thesis, "Making U.S. security and privacy rights compatible," Clarke failed to properly attribute his sources at least 47 times.

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House Intel committee asks former Trump campaign staffer to interview in Russia probe

Michael CaputoThe House Intelligence Committee is asking a former adviser to President Trump who has ties to Russia for a voluntary interview and documents related to alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election.

The New York Times reported Saturday that the House committee sent a letter to Michael Caputo on May 9 asking him to “produce documents and other materials to the committee and participate in a voluntary transcribed interview at the committee’s offices.”

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China jailed, killed at least 18 CIA sources over two years: report

China kailed or killed 18 CIA sources over two yearsThe Chinese government worked to weaken CIA spying operations by killing or imprisoning more than a dozen informants over two years, The New York Times reported Saturday.

American officials told the newspaper that the intelligence breach lasted from 2010 through the end of 2012, essentially undoing the spy network that had been built over many years.

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