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Exclusive: Trump son-in-law had undisclosed contacts with Russian envoy - sources

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and close adviser, Jared Kushner, had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States during and after the 2016 presidential campaign, seven current and former U.S. officials told Reuters. | Video

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Senate intelligence panel requests Trump campaign documents: Washington Post

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UK PM May's lead narrows after Manchester attack - new polls show

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed ahead of a June 8 election but she is still on course to win comfortably, according to two opinion polls carried out since the Manchester suicide attack.