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Special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

Special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction Those "people" also told the outlet that investigators are looking for people both inside and outside of government that can attest to the President's comments on why he fired Comey, the Russian Federation investigations, and others. Whether Trump does, in fact, have the authority to fire the special counsel is an unsettled legal issue , but Trump appears to have been at least thinking ... [Full Article...]

Mueller Probing Obstruction Case Against Trump

Mueller Probing Obstruction Case Against Trump It comes a day after lawmakers questioned Justice Department officials about the probe and Mueller's independence. Special Counsel Robert Mueller assumed control over that probe and is now scheduling preliminary interviews with several top intelligence officials regarding Trump's actions in office. [Full Article...]

Tapes, Tapes, Tapes ... Why Does This Feel Familiar?

This line of questioning, of course, is entirely owing to Trump having tweeted, after sacking Comey, that Comey better hope there are no tapes before he starts talking to the press about his ouster. Sessions is likely to face questions by the Senate Intelligence Committee over his dealings with Russian officials during the campaign and whether he had a role in firing former FBI Director James Come... [Full Article...]

Belleville man identified in shooting of Republican congressman

Belleville man identified in shooting of Republican congressman The most recent conviction on his record was for a "petty offense" of failure to obtain an electrical contractor's license in 2009. In a press conference, President Trump announced the shooting suspect has died from his injuries. Alexandria police said earlier Wednesday they were responding to a "multiple shooting" in the city. CNN has reached out to Capitol Hill police for details. [Full Article...]

Dennis Rodman's Bizzaro Dance with the Monster of North Korea

State Department officials are accompanying Warmbier from Sapporo to Cincinnati. U.S. student Otto Warmbier is hospitalized in Cincinnati after he was returned from North Korea. "Mr. Warmbier is en route to the United States, where he will be reunited with his family", he said. Mr Warmbier's release comes hours after USA basketball star Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea. [Full Article...]

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year South Dakota authorities say polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs was captured at a recreation area marina southwest of Sioux Falls. Seth Jeffs didn't immediately answer an email seeking comment from The Associated Press , and a telephone for the compound went unanswered. [Full Article...]

Student freed by North Korea has severe neurological injury

Warmbier, 22, a student at the University of Virginia, had been detained in North Korea for 17 months and had no contact with the outside world for much of that time. Fred and Cindy Warmbier said in a statement they learned of their son's condition a week before his release. His father criticized the Obama administration on Thursday for the handling of his son's imprisonment. [Full Article...]

Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin Tehran attacks

The nearly simultaneous attacks claimed 12 lives and injured 42 people when a combination of suicide bombers and gunmen stormed Iran's parliament and the shrine of the "father of the 1979 revolution", Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. Dozens of suspects have been arrested since the attacks on Wednesday killed 17 people in the first assault in Iran to be claimed by the Islamic State jihadist g... [Full Article...]

Three men arrested in London on terror charges

Three men arrested in London on terror charges Two men, aged 34 and 37, were taken into custody at separate addresses in Newham, east London , while a third, aged 33, was arrested in Waltham Forest. Seated cross-legged on cushions on the floor of her modest Bologna home, her head veiled, Collina said her last phone conversation with her son was "sweet". [Full Article...]

Macron says 'door always open' for United Kingdom to stay in EU

Macron's comments could be seen as an encouraging sign for those in Britain who seek a "soft Brexit" in which Britain would maintain its single-market access to European Union countries despite leaving the economic bloc. The two leaders were meeting in Paris for a working dinner before attending an global friendly football match between France and England at the Stade de France stadium. [Full Article...]

France says US must work with Europe, G7 over Russia sanctions

France says US must work with Europe, G7 over Russia sanctions Yesterday, the U.S. Senate affirmed new sanctions against Russian Federation for Moscow's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential elections. They accuse the US of trying to help American natural gas suppliers at the expense of their European rivals. [Full Article...]

Meet Leo Varadkar, Ireland's New Gay, Young and Talkative Prime Minister

Meet Leo Varadkar, Ireland's New Gay, Young and Talkative Prime Minister Mr. Kenny took over as leader of the party in 2002 and was first elected Taoiseach in 2011. Mr Varadkar beat his rival, Housing Minister Simon Coveney, with 60 percent of the votes. Members and councillors who've voted over the past four nights around the country account for 25% and 10% of the total respectively. Following the announcement on Friday evening, Varadkar said he was "honoured" t... [Full Article...]

They're Going After Me for Obstruction of Justice on 'Phony Story'

They're Going After Me for Obstruction of Justice on 'Phony Story' But recusal from part of an investigation does not require that the special prosecutor resign. Mueller, himself a widely respected former head of the FBI , has now taken up the angle of possible efforts by Trump to obstruct justice in the investigation, the Post said. [Full Article...]

Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre' Joe Barton, R-Texas, recounted their harrowing experiences in television interviews Wednesday morning, saying U.S. Capitol Police officers distracted the shooter and ultimately wounded him, saving more people from being shot. Hebron High School. The retired chief called Griner's and Bailey's actions "incredibly fearless and heroic and right on point". Paul added, "Everybody probably would have d... [Full Article...]

President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

Recent reports have said Trump also requested help from Coats and Rogers to pressure Comey to end the investigation into Flynn's activities. Examining such possible charges will allow investigators to interview key people within the administration including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Rosenstein and possibly Trump , the source told Reuters. [Full Article...]

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought A huge ovation came from the crowd, which swelled to a record 24,959, when Special Agent David Bailey , one of the Capitol Police officers injured in the attack on Republicans at their practice in Virginia on Wednesday, threw out the first pitch . [Full Article...]

Macron headed for huge majority, but low turnout a concern

Macron headed for huge majority, but low turnout a concern French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party claimed a sweeping victory in Sunday's first round of elections to the National Assembly, despite a historically low turnout. A swath of senior Socialists, including former government ministers, lost their seats in the first round. Opinion pollsters predict Sunday's turnout to hit record low of 49 percent, mirroring the French people's growin... [Full Article...]

Teens rescued after 3 days lost in Paris catacombs

Teens rescued after 3 days lost in Paris catacombs The transfer of human remains from Parisian cemeteries to the tunnels began towards the end of the 18th century for public health reasons. Details regarding how the teens, 16 and 17, got lost while in the catacombs , and who raised the alarm over their absence, remain unclear, according to The Local . [Full Article...]

Swiss prosecutors confirm about 25 FIFA investigations

Swiss prosecutors confirm about 25 FIFA investigations Lauber's office says Arzuaga forfeited $650,000 in "unlawfully obtained" bonuses to the Swiss treasury. "I deeply regret what I did". "By facilitating the flow of bribe money through the Swiss and American banking systems, the defendant provided a critical service to those involved in corruption in worldwide soccer", acting U.S. [Full Article...]

Britain, EU to begin Brexit negotiations on Monday

Concessions on such issues could seriously damage efforts by the DUP to secure a deal with Sinn Fein to restore Northern Ireland's devolved government , which collapsed in January. "I'm the person who got us into this mess and I'm the one who will get us out of it", she said. Foster's rivals in Northern Ireland , such as Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, have objected. [Full Article...]


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