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by | May 18, 2017 | 03:35

Or was it merely a button-pushing claim launched over frustration at news coverage of the controversy. Durbin said Trump's words since firing Comey raise questions about whether the president is trying to interfere with the FBI's investigation of Russia's meddling with the election, and possible ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.

by | May 18, 2017 | 03:08

Ian Brady, the British serial killer notorious for the "Moors Murders", has died at the age of 79 in a high-security psychiatric hospital. He and his accomplice Myra Hindley murdered five children in the mid-60s and buried three of their victims on Saddleworth Moor.

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:25

The party is banking its hopes on incumbent state premier Hannelore Kraft , 55, who secured 39.1 per cent in a 2012 vote, while the CDU clinched just over 26 per cent. Meanwhile, the Left Party (Die Linke) may fail to enter the state parliament, being on the edge of the 5% threshold. Another scandal that affected the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia in 2016 was a terrorist attack that took place in Berlin on December 19, when a truck rammed into people at a Christmas market in the ...

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:35

Sources say the searches are linked to the allegation that Karti Chidambaram's company facilitated clearances for foreign investment to a media company in 2008 for a bribe. The Yadavs have said that the property they are accused of secretly owning has been listed by them in official declarations of their wealth. Karti said he has not done anything wrong and alleged a political vendetta behind the CBI raids against him in connection with the INX Media case.

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:31

On other occasions, he has sent his spokespeople and surrogates out in front of cameras without the full details of his thinking. In a shock twist, the intelligence reportedly came from a U.S. The official spoke only on condition that neither he nor his country be identified, because he was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly. But that only opens the door to a conversation the White House doesn't want to have: it's quite likely that Trump aides provide the president with the most ...

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:30

At this point, the TV report said , a senior American official rudely responded: "What are you talking about?" It's none of your business. It's not even part of your responsibility. Debate over whether the United States should move its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem again flared, while a separate row over the city's Western Wall - the holiest site where Jews can pray - also caused waves.

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:09

He repeated this statement at the weekly Likud faction meeting in the Knesset on Monday. Trump has reportedly asked Netanyahu to slow Israeli settlement building activity in the West Bank, but the U.S. The current CEO of the Anti-Defamation League, Jonathan Greenblatt , urged the White House to clarify its stance following the report . "The rest are extras, including Prime Minister Netanyahu", Israelis involved in the discussions told Channel 2.

by | May 18, 2017 | 02:32

From Moscow, Lucian Kim reports that Putin also said that it's up to the American people, not Russian Federation, to assess Trump's performance. Meanwhile, in Washington, DC, "Democrats are calling on Republicans to join them in calling for an independent investigation", said Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett, reporting from Washington, DC.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:33

Jewish-American Friedman, a strong supporter of Israeli settlement building in the West Bank, entered the residence with a marching band playing. After arriving in the country on Monday, Friedman immediately went to the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:51

Baby Cora Zerebny and 7-year-old Vanessa Vega were in attendance, alongside a large presence of local law enforcement officers, including members of the Riverside County Sheriff's Department and the PSPD. Already this year, he noted 118 law enforcement officers died in the line of duty. He was speaking Monday to the National Peace Officers' Memorial Service on Capitol Hill.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:27

Guilfoyle told the Mercury News on Monday she had been approached about taking the job. When in doubt, new grads, do what Donald Trump does: Blame the media. investigation into links between Mr. Trump's associates and Russian Federation. May 2, 2017: Clinton again lays part of the blame for losing the election on Comey's October 28 letter.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:42

As a scandal grows over alleged sharing of classified intelligence by President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin says he is willing to hand over a record of the meeting at the center of the controversy. Send it our way. The Flynn investigation was part of a broader investigation into Russian interference in last year's presidential election. "But nevertheless the leader should ask his people about the sensitivity of the information, or consult at least with senior intelligence ...

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:55

Comey's memo, an apparent effort to create a paper trail of his contacts with the White House, would be the clearest evidence to date that the president has tried to influence the investigation. The yen jumped 0.4% to 112.69 per dollar in early trading in Tokyo. U.S. gold futures were up 0.6 per cent at $1,243.20 an ounce. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index slipped Tuesday to the lowest level since November on reports the president revealed sensitive intelligence to the Russians.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:14

He released a statement on twitter and said "Last year I indicated that I would not lead the FG Party into the next general election". Taoiseach Enda Kenny has stated that he wants to accompany Enterprise Ireland on a trip to the U.S. The rank-and-file members of the party have 25% and councillors 10%. Deputy Heydon said that, under the Taoiseach, there had bee "the rebirth of a self-confident Ireland".

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:34

On May 16, Blue House officials said that Chung Eui-yong, head of the Blue House diplomacy and foreign affairs task force, and Matthew Pottinger, senior director for East Asia at the White House's National Security Council, had largely agreed during a meeting at the Blue House that morning to hold a summit at the end of June.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:36

Today fans of Star Wars are dressing up and indulging in movie marathons, and this is not the only way to celebrate. Feel free to enter by clicking right here. Mr. Sadler had some similar things to say about Star Wars . Check out these Star Wars themed recipes . Mayhew posted a similar photo back on April 15, which just so happened to be the 2017 Star Wars Weekend in Disney World , where stars of the franchise head to Orlando to sign autographs for fans.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:59

Congress to prove that no secrets were disclosed "if the American administration would like that, of course", Putin told reporters Wednesday in Sochi at talks with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. The Russian president said the reporting on U.S. Meanwhile, Trump drew strong condemnation from Democrats as well as some Republican lawmakers. "On a day when we thought things couldn't get any worse, they have", Schumer said".

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:28

Usman confirmed that the Boko Haram commander that issued the threat was just recently swapped in return for the Chibok girls and noted that as a result can not make violent threats. He has been mediating between the government and militants for the release of the Chibok girls and for an end to the Boko Haram insurgency. "That's the price that needs to be paid and it's likely a high price, but given the importance and the trauma that Nigeria as a country has faced in this whole ...

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:21

And, we hope to see the realisation of a sovereign, independent, united and viable Palestine, co-existing peacefully with Israel. Conveying India's support for the creation of a Palestinian state, Prime Minister Modi said that "India has been unwavering in its support of the Palestinian cause ".

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:25

Black hair is once again at the center of a school controversy. The mother of the pair, Colleen Cook, spoke to the Boston Globe on Sunday regarding her disappointment with Mystic Valley's lack of inclusivity. News and World Report. It also totally undermines the cultural significance of this style . It's 2017, and black students are still getting in trouble for wearing black hairstyles.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:52

Jaylynn Dundon and Madison Dundon were checked out of their elementary school by their father, Joshua Dundon, on Wednesday, May 10. People who live here tell us they don't know if the girls would have made it through last night because it was so cold.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:07

The decision not to renew sanctions came just two days before Iran is due to go to the polls in a key election and may prove a boost for President Hassan Rouhani, who signed the deal and is seeking re-election. Rather than permanently repealing U.S. sanctions, which would have required congressional action, the Obama administration put a temporary hold on them, which must be periodically extended as long as Iran remains in compliance with the deal.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:02

He was the Democratic Party's nominee for vice president in 2000, and Connecticut's attorney general before being first elected to the Senate in 1988. Lieberman holds a law degree from Yale University and worked as a lawyer before entering politics, but he does not have any law enforcement experience.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:29

During the news conference, Trump voiced support for Ankara in its fight against Daesh and the PKK, saying the US would work to ensure that terror groups "have no safe quarter". Erdogan, besides his criticism of the Syrian Kurdish arms agreement, said Trump had achieved a "legendary triumph" after his election victory over Hillary Clinton.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:11

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday there was a "high possibility" of conflict with North Korea, which is pressing ahead with nuclear and missile programs it says it needs to counter USA aggression. Haley also reaffirmed the security commitment to South Korea and Japan. She said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is " paranoid " and thinks that the United States is trying to promote regime change and that there are people trying to assassinate him.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:42

Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn insisted on Thursday that he could still win Britain's snap June general election despite dire poll ratings, pitching himself as an anti-establishment candidate fighting for change. She said: "At this moment of enormous national significance there should be unity in Westminster, but instead there is division". Members of parliament taking part in Prime Minister's questions in the House of Commons in London ahead of a vote on holding a snap election ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:55

There's so much wrong with this, I don't know where to begin. Manning said. "Whatever is ahead of me is far more important than the past. I'm figuring things out right now - which is exciting, awkward, fun, and all new for me". The military still recognizes her as male-meaning that she was kept in a men's prison, and had to comply to the standards of male prisoners, including having her head forcibly shaved on a regular basis.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:08

The Celtics can present their own conundrums for the Cavs. So much attention was devoted to Isaiah Thomas - rightfully so - and Monday night, Olynyk reaped all the benefits. The Cavs are +275 second-favourites to repeat as National Basketball Association champions. Boston is not quite all in, having constructed a very talented team that is still probably lacking one piece from being a true championship contender.

by | May 18, 2017 | 01:07

Period. Then he hired lawyers to agree with him. It's been a big week for White House press secretary Sean Spicer, between the memes we all enjoyed after learning he hid from the press in the bushes and Melissa McCarthy's imitations of him on New York City's streets.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:38

Ms Sturgeon said: "Scotland has come a long way over the last 10 years - but the next few years will be hugely important in determining the kind of country we become". That is a "more immediate priority" than indyref2, Ms Sturgeon said. Highlighting the section on Efta, it said: "The only real mention of other European organisations and non-EU states is in the section discussing (and dismissing) alternatives to EU membership".

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:42

He said he is privately urging Republicans to voice their concerns publicly because "this is an issue of country, not party". "I can confidently tell you that the majority-the vast majority of Federal Bureau of Investigation employees enjoyed a deep and positive connection to Director Comey".

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:58

The Oregonian/OregonLive reports ( 36-year-old Joshua Webb made no statements during his arraignment Tuesday in a Clackamas County courtroom. The screams alerted employees and a startled Joshua Lee Webb was said to have ran to the back of the store where he came upon Michael Wagner, a clerk.

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:54

But he said it's "early to say " what to make of Trump's unconventional presidency. "He appointed more men and women of faith to his cabinet than any president in recent memory". He also encouraged the students to challenge the status quo. "It's called the road less traveled". "I know each of you will do what is right - not the easy way".

by | May 17, 2017 | 23:44

The Indian Army retaliated to the unprovoked, indiscriminate firing and shelling by Pakistan Army, Defence Ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta told IANS. "Six ambulances have been pressed into action for shifting of injured and treatment", Choudhary said. The Indian Deputy High Commissioner had however countered the allegation by asserting that the cross-border firing was initiated by Pakistani troops to give cover to terrorists.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:41

The total arrests previous year over 100 days in January were 30,028. Of those arrested nearly two-thirds had criminal convictions, Reuters said. "Those that enter the country illegally, they do violate the law, that is a criminal act", Homan said on the call, while emphasizing that immigrants who pose a threat to national security or have criminal records are still a priority for the agency.