• Leahy angry Sessions canceled on appropriations hearing
Leahy angry Sessions canceled on appropriations hearing

Trump's decision to fire Comey , a move recommended by Sessions despite having already recused himself from the Russian Federation probe, prompted critics to charge that the president was trying to interfere with a criminal investigation.

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  • The White House Can't Decide How to Attack James Comey
The White House Can't Decide How to Attack James Comey

According to one of the president's adult sons, who helps run Trump's business and who plays a prominent role in promoting Trump's political interests, Comey's version of events may be the accurate one. With a single tweet, Trump also castigated Comey as "a leaker" for giving an account of his conversation with the president to a law professor who ...

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  • Sessions says he's
Sessions says he's "not stonewalling", citing "confidential communications" with Trump

Sessions replied, "I don't recall any such conversation". Some asked Sessions whether executive privilege has been invoked. In essence, Sessions was invoking a future option of Trump's not to answer the questions posed because the president had been part of those conversations.

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  • Over 200 London firefighters battle North Kensington blaze in 27-story high-rise
Over 200 London firefighters battle North Kensington blaze in 27-story high-rise

Residents said it appeared to start in an apartment on a lower floor and spread upward quickly. TRAPPED residents in Grenfell Tower were seen desperately waving their bedsheets from the window as crowds below watched on in horror. He said he saw people jumping from the building. Sophia, who is about 500m away from the building, said: "There a...

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  • 30 people taken to London hospitals after fire
30 people taken to London hospitals after fire

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said there was no indication that any New Zealanders had been caught up in the fire. "It's horrendous. The whole building is engulfed in flames". "I warned a couple of my neighbours, the ones nearest to me, and we basically went as fast as we could". "But it's terrible, I just can't believe the way it s...

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  • Sessions denies 'scurrilous' Russian Federation claims
Sessions denies 'scurrilous' Russian Federation claims

The Democratic senators continued to pursue the idea that Donald Trump sold out America to the Russians, and once more the dead end yielded nothing but more hopeful speculation . CORNISH: The other big topic along those lines was about James Comey's firing. Wyden. There are none, " Sessions said. But his very public handling of the Clinton e...

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  • Pentagon to be granted authority for decisions over troop deployment in Afghanistan
Pentagon to be granted authority for decisions over troop deployment in Afghanistan

We will correct this as soon as possible. Aiming to succeed where his predecessors failed, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis called on Congress Monday to allow the military services to shutter excess bases - a move the Pentagon concludes will save billions of dollars but one that lawmakers have previously rejected.

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  • Jeff Sessions : US Attorney General brands Russian Federation collusion claims a 'detestable lie'
Jeff Sessions : US Attorney General brands Russian Federation collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

Sessions says his recusal was not because he had done something wrong or was, himself, the subject of the investigation. Sessions also did not answer whether he had ever discussed firing Comey in the context of the Russian Federation investigation with the president.

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  • Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents
Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents

Cohen has dismissed any talk of collusion with Russian Federation. It marked the first time the White House officially acknowledged that outside counsel had been retained. "As part of our ongoing investigation into Russian active measures during the 2016 campaign, today we approved subpoenas for several individuals for testimony, personal documents...

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  • Did Russia Interfere in the Election, Collect Info on Trump — Putin Interview
Did Russia Interfere in the Election, Collect Info on Trump — Putin Interview

There was a time when he came to Russian Federation ... but I never met him. "Do you think, an ambassador from any place in the world or from the U.S. There's nothing to even talk about. "There was not even a specific discussion of sanctions or something else". I longed for one of the incredulous reactions 60 Minutes correspondents like Mike ...

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  • Pic Talk: Na Peru Surya -The Name Says It All
Pic Talk: Na Peru Surya -The Name Says It All

The background of the poster indicates that film is set against a war backdrop and stylish star Allu Arjun will play the role of a military officer with the name of Surya. The actor is being acknowledged for giving a debutant director an open door at this phase in his career. To be directed by Vakkantham Vamsi, the project marks his first tim...

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  • Huge fire breaks out in London apartment building
Huge fire breaks out in London apartment building

London's Metropolitan Police said a number of people were being treated for a range of injuries, but did not provide more specifics. The building has pretty much burnt out, there are just a few bits that are still not burning.In a tweet by Fire London brigage, it says the cause of the fire is not known at this stage.

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  • President Trump calls James Comey 'very cowardly'
President Trump calls James Comey 'very cowardly'

But he nearly certainly would avail himself as a witness to Mueller in any obstruction of justice investigation centered on his firing, or to further discuss requests he received from Trump that he interpreted as directives. Earlier on Friday, Trump took to Twitter to declare "total and complete vindication" in response to Comey's testimony ...

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  • Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review
Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review

And while he had recused himself from the Russian Federation probe, Sessions insisted, "I did not recuse myself from defending my honor against scurrilous and false allegations". And since Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the investigation, Rosenstein is acting in that capacity. Wyden went on to state that he wanted to ...

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  • US student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio
US student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

He was in North Korea as a tourist with Young Pioneer Tours when he was arrested on 2 January 2016. Fred and Cindy Warmbier said they were told their son was given a sleeping pill shortly after his trial last March, and he never woke up.

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  • Martha Roby voices support for Jeff Sessions after testimony
Martha Roby voices support for Jeff Sessions after testimony

Ron Wyden (D-OR), Comey was asked why he didn't immediately disclose Trump's request to drop the investigation against the former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn investigation to Sessions , who, at the time, had not yet recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • North Korea releases U.S. student held for 17 months
North Korea releases U.S. student held for 17 months

Dennis Rodman is back in North Korea this week, the former National Basketball Association star announced on Twitter, and a pot cryptocurrency is sponsoring his trip. Three Americans remain in custody. Do you remember the U.S student who was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour last year for trying to steal a propaganda poster from a hotel in...

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  • Costa Rica tops Trinidad and Tobago in World Cup qualifying
Costa Rica tops Trinidad and Tobago in World Cup qualifying

Costa Rica players celebrate after Bryan Ruiz scored the victor against T&T in a World Cup qualifier. For the first time in its World Cup Qualifying history, Panama (1W-3D-1L, 6 points) earned a point at Costa Rica (2-2-1, 8) thanks to a scoreless draw on Thursday night.

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  • Parents of man released from North Korean prison say he's in coma
Parents of man released from North Korean prison say he's in coma

But efforts to persuade North Korea to release the men now held had not been successful until Warmbier's release Tuesday. He has not been seen in public since he was sentenced in March 2016. A senior administration official said the Trump administration did not authorize Rodman's trip. He was met by North Korean Vice Minister of Sports Son Kwan...

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  • Madhya Pradesh farmers protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast on second day
Madhya Pradesh farmers protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast on second day

As the Chief Minister entered the venue, his supporters shouted "Kisan ka Samman hai, Shivraj Singh Chouhan hai, Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, Bharat Mata ki Jai". I, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi promise that we will irrigate every land. The latest fast was carefully scripted.

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