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Trump attends G-7 summit: What to watch

Overnight, this serene town on the Sicilian coast turned into a nest of powerhouse international diplomacy. It's here where President Donald Trump and his counterparts from six of the world's most powerful countries have gathered for a two-day summit -- the G-7 -- to discuss the globe's most pressing problems.

Gianforte wins Montana election, apologizes for assault

Republican Greg Gianforte has won the special election for Montana's open US House seat, CNN projects, defeating Democrat Rob Quist and capping off a whirlwind final 36 hours of the campaign that saw Gianforte being charged for allegedly assaulting a reporter.

Migrant crisis looms over G-7 summit

World leaders at the G-7 summit on Friday will meet in Sicily -- a promised land for thousands of migrants making the desperate journey from North Africa to Europe.

Alabama executes inmate Tommy Arthur

Alabama executed death row inmate Tommy Arthur early Friday after a lengthy court battle that included multiple lethal injection delays.

AT&T, Coke, more ditch Puerto Rican Day Parade

Big-name sponsors are yanking their support from New York's 2017 Puerto Rican Day Parade after organizers decided to honor a man labeled by U.S. officials as a terrorist.

What is the Five Eyes intelligence pact?

Britain briefly stopped sharing intelligence with the United States about the Manchester bombing after American officials leaked information -- a remarkable development between two Five Eyes nations that have the deepest of intelligence relationships.

Alleged traffickers charged in modern sex slavery

Another 21 alleged members of an international sex trafficking ring have been charged in the United States with forcing hundreds of Thai women to travel to the US to work as "modern sex slaves."

FBI Russia investigation looking at Kushner role

The FBI's criminal probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election is increasingly touching on the multiple roles of senior White House adviser Jared Kushner on both the Trump campaign and the Trump transition team.

Who's who in Trump-Russia saga

The Justice Department and both chambers of Congress are all now investigating alleged Russian attempts to meddle in the 2016 elections and whether President Donald Trump's associates colluded with Moscow -- an ever-evolving saga that is showing no signs of slowing down despite the firing of the man who long found himself spearheading the probe, now-former FBI director James Comey.

Trump pushes around NATO

When President Donald Trump lectured NATO members on their contributions to the trans-Atlantic alliance, he demonstrated a lack of understanding about how the group works and potentially alienated the US' closest allies, analysts said.