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by | May 28, 2017 | 21:35

In addition to possible coordination between the Kremlin and the Trump campaign to influence the 2016 presidential election, investigators are also looking broadly into possible financial crimes - but the people familiar with the matter, who were not authorized to speak publicly, did not specify who or what was being examined.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:44

In that case, the Eid-ul-Fitr will probably be held on June 25 in the Middle East. "We are still exploring possible options for observance of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the month of Ramadan", a State Department spokesman said. He said adherents of the Islamic faith should use the special month of Ramadan to pray for the country and redouble their efforts to do more for the progress of the nation.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:42

The woman was arrested in the Blackley area of Manchester on Wednesday after a series of raids across Manchester , Wigan and Nuneaton, Warwickshire, while relatives of bomber Salman Abedi were detained in Libya. President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, said the countries' partnership on defense and security was built on trust.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:43

The Washington Post reported Friday that Kushner proposed setting up a back-door channel to the Russians using their facilities during the transition. MSNBC terrorism analyst Malcolm Nance reacted on "AM Joy" to the report that President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner is a focus of the investigation into possible Russian interference with the 2016 election.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:33

His economic adviser, Gary Cohn, said Mr Trump "came here to learn". "We understand that this is a tool that the administration finds useful to deal with adversaries", she said. The leaders found agreement on other points, such as backing closer co-operation against terrorism after the concert bombing Monday in Manchester that killed 22 people.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:20

Cardona said when Come acted on that document he "actually became and agent of the Russian government because he put his thumb on the scale and to me and so many others that worked on the 2016 election, was a key reason that election swing to Donald Trump ".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:25

Donald Trump made no secret during the presidential campaign of his disdain for America's trading partners, his skepticism of longtime alliances and his eagerness to refocus USA foreign policy on the single-minded pursuit of American security.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:06

For retail products, store oils infused with garlic, chili sauces and canned cheeses in the refrigerator. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH ) issued a statement Monday indicating that the sauce had tested positive for toxins released by bacteria that cause botulism .

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:16

He warned that "Russia is a dark cloud hanging over this administration" and urged the Trump White House to cooperate with the Russian Federation investigations because "they have to understand this administration is under siege, and will be, in terms of public opinion, and in terms of the law, until all these questions are answered".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:18

The Secretary of State also said Cardinal Pietro Parolin had encouraged them to continue being part of the Paris Climate Agreement, a matter which the president apparently still has not decided on, ABC News relays. Who can blame them, right? The Vatican likewise released a statement about the meeting, expressing hopes "that there may be serene collaboration between the state and the Catholic Church in the United States, engaged in service to the people in the fields of healthcare, ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:20

A Kurdish-led Syrian force backed by the USA expects to advance on Daesh's ( ISIS ) de facto capital of Raqqa in northern Syria this summer, a commander said Friday, following a decision by the Trump administration to supply the force with heavier weapons.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:28

The Fresno County Sheriff's Office said there was a deadly boating accident on Pine Flat Lake and did not identify the victims by name but said they were a married couple in their early 70s. Deputies were notified of the incident just before 5 p.m. Friday when they received a report of a boat accident. An autopsy of Bonnie Kalanick is planned for Sunday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:03

Coming into Saturday's FA Cup final , Arsenal had been written off by many despite showing signs of improvement over the final weeks of the Premier League season . But he still has yet to win a cup in an impressive coaching career. "You always worry when Chelsea got the equaliser and it was a game full of surprises".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:29

During his meeting with Russian officials last week, President Donald Trump said recently fired FBI Director James Comey was a " nut job " whose ouster relieved "great pressure" on him, according to a report Friday in The New York Times .

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:06

It fuelled speculation Abedi used the tower block property, which the landlord allegedly sublet despite it breaching his tenancy agreement, to build the device which slaughtered crowds on Monday. Armed police were on the streets Saturday outside London's Wembley Stadium, and security guards conducted extra bag checks, as 90,000 fans arrived for the FA Cup soccer final between Chelsea and Arsenal, one of the biggest sporting events of the year.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:51

Points of focus that pertain to Kushner include: the Trump campaign's 2016 data analytics operation; his relationship with former national security adviser Michael Flynn; and Kushner's own contacts with Russians, according to U.S. The Post reported earlier that investigators are focusing on meetings he held in December with Moscow's ambassador and the head of a Russian bank that has been under USA sanctions since 2014.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:34

There are a number of high-profile events over the weekend including soccer cup finals in London and Glasgow, and the Great Manchester Run. The accompanying police statement said one of the last places he went to was a "city centre flat and from there he left to make his way to the Manchester Arena ", where the attack took place.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:04

Police have previously said they fear Abedi may have passed on a second explosive divice. In addition, Abedi's father and younger brother were detained in Libya. Still, security remains high at large-scale public events, including the Great Manchester Run. Manchester bombing victim Millie Robson, 15, speaks to a reporter at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital on Thursday (May 25), where 19 casualties are still being treated.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:17

Fresh from his public dressing-down of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders for not spending enough on defence, Mr Trump is expected to be just as ready to take on his G7 counterparts, the BBC's James Landale in Sicily reports . This is unfortunate for the world, but it's even worse for the U.S. This time the G-7 leaders reiterated a "commitment to keep our markets open and to fight protectionism".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:24

It was a similar story in Israel, where Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warmly greeted Trump and the president reciprocated with emotional appearances at the Western Wall and Holocaust museum and suggested that there was an opening for peace with the Palestinians.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:02

During the meeting, the Heads of Delegation initialed the TOR which they agreed should be a platform for confidence-building measures and for promoting maritime cooperation and maritime security. During a speech at the 33 National Convention of the Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary (PCGA) on Friday, Duterte recalled his conversation with Xi. "We hope to continue the positive momentum of consultation and make steady progress towards a substantive CoC based on consensus as directed by our ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:00

Mr. Trump scolded America's allies for "not paying their fair share " and later appeared to shove aside the Prime Minister of Montenegro. "This is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States", Trump declared, but the networks didn't want to have it.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:01

A police source said fragments of an envelope found at the scene of the incident suggested it was addressed to the Academy of Athens, of which Papademos is president. "It is obvious and self-evident that the Greek government unreservedly and categorically condemns the attack against the former prime minister, Mr.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:09

A source with knowledge of the investigation told Reuters the bomber, Salman Abedi , might have made the bomb himself or with some assistance from an accomplice. He said the mother told interrogators her son left Libya for Britain just four days before the bombing. Libya said it was working closely with Britain to identify possible "terrorist networks" involved, while a British official said that Abedi had been on the intelligence radar before the massacre.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:20

Assange is still wanted in Britain for jumping bail, and London's police service has said he will be arrested if he leaves the embassy, though officials appeared to hint on Friday that this is not a top priority. authorities over his future. Now the United States, CIA's Director (Mike) Pompeo and the USA attorney general have said that I and other WikiLeaks staff have no rights, we have no First Amendment rights, and that my arrest and the arrest of our other staff is a priority .

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:59

U.S. President Donald Trump opened an anti-terrorism center in Saudi Arabia during his tour in the region, and accused Iran of being a key source of funding and support for militant groups in the Middle East . In order to ensure that Iran continues progressing toward global engagement - thereby protecting a nuclear agreement that Trump is not eager to defend - Rouhani's government will have to work hard to improve relations with neighboring countries.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:15

The FBI declined a Congressional panel's request to turn over memos penned by former Director James Comey on Thursday, but committee isn't giving up that easily. But the bureau told him Thursday it could not yet turn them over because of Mr Mueller's probe. "In fact, the Committee's investigation will complement the work of the Special Counsel".

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:28

Pakistan today said that the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has not given any order regarding consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been sentenced to death according to the laws of the country. "ICJ has only granted formal stay on the death sentence of Jadhav", he maintained. "Pakistan had only five days to prepare its case", he said. Pakistan alleged that the former Indian Navy officer was involved in spying and terror activities in Balochistan.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:42

However, he said Pakistan "will present solid evidence against the Indian spy in the International Court ". Meanwhile, Sherry Rehman, leader of Pakistan's main opposition party PPP, said Pakistan's case against India at ICJ was "weak".

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:25

Mr Trump, who has previously called global warming a hoax, came under concerted pressure from the other leaders to honour the 2015 Paris Agreement on curbing carbon emissions. The omission was especially striking as he unveiled a memorial to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the U.S., the only time the mutual defence clause has been triggered.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:39

Nonetheless, he was prompted to take to the streets after observing the struggles of his family and others. Diego Hernandez, 33, and Luis Alviarez, 18, were killed in separate demonstrations, officials said. Since Maduro took office in 2013, Venezuela's economy has cratered, inflation has soared and Venezuelans have endured serious food shortages and blackouts that shuttered hospitals.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:58

A police statement didn't provide any details about why the man was arrested , but noted that the department's investigation of Monday's bombing after an Ariana Grande concert was "fast-moving". One of the searches was at an apartment in a Manchester high-rise that British media say was rented by Abedi in the months before the attack. A total of 116 people were treated in hospitals after the bombing.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:51

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by | May 28, 2017 | 20:18

In a statement issued amid meetings in Brussels with leaders of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member nations, Trump responded to British indignation by vowing to "get to the bottom of this". President Donald Trump pledged in a Thursday statement to get the bottom of the leaks and suggested that he may even prompt prosecution of the leakers.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:12

Asked her occupation by the presiding judge, Park replied that she had none. Her longtime confidante, and the woman she is accused of conspiring with, Choi Soon-sil, sat near Park. Now, Park Geun-hye, South Korea's former president, is in the dock - the final chapter in a corruption scandal that led to her downfall . "President Park is not a person who could be lured by any bribes".