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Trump defends firing of FBI director Comey

Trump defends firing of FBI director Comey

President Donald Trump defended his firing of FBI Director James Comey, fighting a storm of criticism that the ouster was aimed at blunting an agency probe into his presidential campaign's possible collusion with Russia.

Powerful storms kill at least 18 in southeast US

Powerful storms kill at least 18 in southeast US

Powerful weekend storms roared through the southeastern United States, killing 18 people as violent weather left a trail of destruction, authorities said.

Holders Sevilla beat Fiorentina but gritty Dnipro deny Napoli

Holders Sevilla beat Fiorentina but gritty Dnipro deny Napoli

Two goals from Aleix Vidal and a third from Kevin Gameiro put holders Sevilla close to a second successive Europa League final with a 3-0 defeat of Fiorentina Thursday.

Brazil unenthused despite new coach Dunga’s winning run

Brazil unenthused despite new coach Dunga’s winning run

Brazilian media were unenthused yesterday by an eighth straight friendly success under new coach Dunga.