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Chelsea Manning freed after 7 years in United States military prison

Chelsea Manning freed after 7 years in United States military prison

The Crescent, Oklahoma, native has an aunt who lives there. The Army initially refused to provide her with hormone therapy, but agreed to provide the treatment past year as a result of a lawsuit filed by the ACLU. Her sentence was commuted in President Obama's final months in office, a controversial move which was cheered by advocates and pro-whistleblower groups.


Polish couple among those killed in Manchester blast

Polish couple among those killed in Manchester blast

Mr Hett's brother, Dan Hett, confirmed his death on Twitter, saying: "They found my brother last night". Olivia's family had spent Tuesday frantically searching for her, but in the early hours of Wednesday Charlotte Campbell revealed her daughter had died in the blast.



GOP plan critics, fans see what they want in CBO score

The House-passed legislation would also reduce federal deficits over the next 10 years by $119 billion, CBO said Wednesday, which is less than the $150 billion CBO projected in a score of an earlier version of the bill . Older, lower-income consumers would be among the hardest hit with premium increases. The CBO had scored an earlier version of the Republican bill back in March and estimated that 24 million more people would become uninsured by 2026.


Saudi Arabia and UAE pledge $100M to women's fund Ivanka Trump supports

Saudi Arabia and UAE pledge $100M to women's fund Ivanka Trump supports

This was not the candidate Trump on the campaign trail with his startling statements that caused such concern among America's friends, not least in the Muslim world. However, Mr Trump may face concerns from Israelis over the new 110 billion United States dollar (£85 billion) arms deal he announced during his stop in Saudi Arabia as well as questions from Israeli officials about the revelations that he disclosed sensitive Israeli intelligence to Russian officials.



Father of Manchester bomber says he didn't expect attack

The pictures below show forensic investigators investigating a home in the Fallowfield area of Manchester believed to be linked to the attacker. The suspect was carrying a package, the contents of which officers were investigating. British officials hadn't, for example, released the name of the bomber until it surfaced in the United States media based on leaks from USA officials briefed by their British counterparts.



Canadian band Broken Social Scene plays Manchester show one day after attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May chaired a meeting Wednesday of her emergency security cabinet group to talk about concerns Abedi might have had outside support. Mr Collomb said: "We only know what the British investigators have told us". Twenty-two people died in the tragedy - including eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos , the youngest victim - and 120 were injured.