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Trump is under investigation for obstruction of justice

The Washington Post and The New York Times both said Mr Mueller was seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who were not involved in his campaign - director of national intelligence Dan Coats, head of the National Security Agency Michael Rogers and Richard Ledgett, the NSA's former deputy director. [Full Article...]

India rejects Pakistan's claim of Russian Federation offering to mediate on Kashmir

India rejects Pakistan's claim of Russian Federation offering to mediate on Kashmir Regarding the abduction and murder of Chinese nationals, the FO said the government is in contact with Chinese authorities "The government is taking the matter very seriously", Zakaria said, adding that the abducted nationals had no link to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. [Full Article...]

Mueller probing whether Trump obstructed justice

The news, if true, would mark a significant turning point as up until now Trump hasn't directly been suspected of major wrongdoing - the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been investigating the Republican president's campaign machinery for possible collusion with Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Mueller Investigating Trump For Possible Obstruction

The NSA said in a statement that the "NSA will fully cooperate with the special counsel". The office of Director of National Intelligence and Ledgett declined to comment. Coats later told lawmakers that he never felt pressured to intervene. Sanders has since denied that Trump intends to do so. The New York Times reported that Trump had been waved off the idea by advisers. [Full Article...]

Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller The statement came after Sen. "Senator, I'm not going to follow any order unless I believe those are lawful and appropriate orders", Rosenstein said . " Mueller and Rod Rosenstein? ". Rosenstein responded: "No I have not". "I think he's weighing that option", Ruddy told PBS "NewsHour" when asked if Trump would let Mueller continue in his role in the Russian Federation probe. [Full Article...]

Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

Comey's testimony raised lingering questions surrounding Sessions' recusal from the FBI's Russian Federation probe. Sessions had previously been scheduled to testify before the Senate and House Appropriations subcommittees Tuesday, but now that he's appearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein will testify before those panels instead. [Full Article...]

Jeff Sessions asked Congress to let him prosecute medical marijuana providers

Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaking last week in Washington, DC. The epidemic referred to by Sessions is an opioid problem, both from heroin and prescription medication, that is claiming tens of thousands of lives a year. In fact, not many Americans support cracking down on medical marijuana laws. He recently asked Congress personally to allow him the ability to prosecute medical marijuana... [Full Article...]

Trump lashes out over probe into possible obstruction of justice

Trump lashes out over probe into possible obstruction of justice Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey . Reports that Trump was considering firing Mueller surfaced last week , again citing unnamed sources. On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Comey had presented no evidence to prove that Moscow meddled in the US election, adding that Washington had tried to influence Russian elections "year a... [Full Article...]

Talks on DUP support for minority UK govt, to continue

Cabinet ministers have discussed plans for a deal with the DUP ahead of critical talks between Theresa May and Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) leader Arlene Foster . Some Conservatives are unhappy about the prospect of a deal with the DUP , partly on account of the party's social conservatism but also because any extra funds for Northern Ireland will prompt calls for equivalent transfe... [Full Article...]

Jurors begin 3rd day of deliberations in Bill Cosby trial

Jurors begin 3rd day of deliberations in Bill Cosby trial The jury is in its third day of deliberations in the sexual assault trial of Bill Cosby . For the third straight day, the jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is set to deliberate whether the comedian sexually assaulted Andrea Constand in 2004. [Full Article...]

Senate passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran

Senate passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran By a 97-2 vote, the U.S. Senate approved stronger sanctions on Russia Wednesday and took the first step toward limiting President Trump's ability to ease those sanctions. The batch of sanctions would be added to a bill imposing penalties on Iran that the Senate is now debating . It also aims to punish Russia's Vladimir Putin for interfering in last year's USA election, and to make it toughe... [Full Article...]

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum Daesh claimed responsibility for the suicide bombings and gun attacks on parliament and the mausoleum of the Islamic Republic's founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, on Wednesday. "Repugnant WH statement & Senate sanctions as Iranians counter terror backed by U.S. clients", Zarif tweeted. Iranian lawmakers said the intelligence minister had assured them that "all Islamic state elements have be... [Full Article...]

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source Thomas is the eighth person killed in the attacks. She said longtime Londoners value the worldwide nature of the British capital. Italian authorities said Zaghba was stopped at the Bologna airport in March 2016 and questioned, but never charged with a crime. [Full Article...]

US Senate overwhelmingly backs Russia sanctions

The plan calls for strengthening current sanctions and imposing new ones on corrupt Russian actors , those involved in human rights abuses and those supplying weapons to the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday that the Kremlin seeks to avoid a "pique of sanctions" in response to the US Senate's newly proposed sanctions against Russian ... [Full Article...]

Hundreds Mark Anniversary of Orlando Shooting

Hundreds Mark Anniversary of Orlando Shooting Hundreds of people have left flowers, cards and drawings at Pulse nightclub to remember the victims who were killed a year ago in Orlando , Florida. "Our family, we'd all pack in one auto and drive to school, and he'd always be smiling or dancing or singing in the vehicle". Terry Livingston is the executive director of Grand Strand Pride and said Monday was all about continuing last year's ... [Full Article...]

Heathrow passengers flying without luggage

Heathrow passengers flying without luggage But the airport did say via Twitter that passengers should contact their airline for more updates about their baggage. After the issue had been resolved, British Airways informed passengers that they were working to get bags left behind at Heathrow to their final destination in the coming days. [Full Article...]

Australia Announces First Gun Amnesty in Decades After Series of Terror Attacks

Australia Announces First Gun Amnesty in Decades After Series of Terror Attacks Australia has some of the strongest and most effective gun laws in the world, but authorities estimate some 260,000 unregistered firearms, including automatic weapons, are now still in the community. "We don't want those guns to be able to fall into the wrong hands", Mr Keenan said. He said illegal guns were used in the Lindt cafe siege and the death of police accountant Curtis Cheng in Sydney, ... [Full Article...]

Wife of new Lesotho Prime Minister shot dead ahead of his inauguration

Wife of new Lesotho Prime Minister shot dead ahead of his inauguration This threatens to throw the mountain kingdom into new turmoil. Lesotho, which has been on a political knife-edge since an attempted coup in 2014, held elections last week, the third in five years, after then-prime minister Pakalitha Mosisili lost a no-confidence vote in March. [Full Article...]

US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift

US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift USA and Central American officials found common ground Thursday on the benefits of economic development as a way to fight violence and drug trafficking and reduce illegal immigration. But he warns that his country needs financial and technological help to address both issues. The Trump administration has requested $460 million in assistance for the Northern Triangle in fiscal 2018, down more tha... [Full Article...]

London firefighters search for more building inferno victims

London firefighters search for more building inferno victims Many people from the 120 flats remain missing, with relatives and friends desperately appealing for information. More than 30 people were still reported to be in the hospital, 17 of whom were in critical condition. The monarch and the Duke of Edinburgh also have hailed volunteers offering support to dozens of victims from the devastating blaze. A security cordon holds people back as Grenfe... [Full Article...]


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