• 'Only crime so far is leaks': Trump suggests he won't seek pardons
'Only crime so far is leaks': Trump suggests he won't seek pardons

While legal experts say the extent of a president to pardon himself is not clear cut, Trump begs to differ: "While all agree the U.S. President has the complete power to pardon, why think of that when only crime so far is LEAKS against us".

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  • Syria regime declares unilateral cease-fire in E.Ghouta
Syria regime declares unilateral cease-fire in E.Ghouta

In a statement, the army said "a halt in fighting in some areas of Eastern Ghouta in Damascus province" would take effect at midday Saturday after all sides signed on to the details of a safe zone agreement. It said the sides had also agreed " routes to supply humanitarian aid to the population and for free movement of residents ". It added that ...

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  • Congress achieves bipartisan failure on health care, says Megan McArdle
Congress achieves bipartisan failure on health care, says Megan McArdle

On Thursday, he said he participated in a breakfast meeting with McConnell and other Republican leaders. Murkowski said. "To the BCRA?" Seated next to Nevada Sen. A Senate vote is planned Tuesday. Only two Republican senators voted against the 2015 repeal, Susan Collins of ME, who is still a "no", and Mark Kirk of IL, who is out of the Senate.

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  • Bank of Montreal Can Boosts Stake in Pembina Pipeline Corp
Bank of Montreal Can Boosts Stake in Pembina Pipeline Corp

Also, insider Harold Andersen bought 755 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 12th. Howe & Rusling owns 245 shares for 0% of their portfolio. from a "sector perform" rating to an "outperform" rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd. The firm has "Buy" rating by TD Securities given on Monday, August 10.

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  • Bus Rider Dead, Two Others Injured In St. Paul Crash
Bus Rider Dead, Two Others Injured In St. Paul Crash

St. Paul fire medics had to extricate the driver. Another bus passenger, a 19-year-old man, was taken to a hospital with critical injuries. He underwent surgery Friday night. It was going eastbound on Charles when it crashed into a northbound bus. "I talked to investigators who said they've been working 20-30 years on patrol and they've never see...

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  • Indonesian Muslims Hold Rally to Protest Israeli Grip on Al Aqsa
Indonesian Muslims Hold Rally to Protest Israeli Grip on Al Aqsa

According to Haaretz , the Egyptian minister of religious endowments, Mukhtar Gomaa, asked imams in the mosques to refrain from referring to the Al-Aqsa mosque in Friday sermons and to speak only of the need to treat well foreign tourists who come to Egypt.

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  • (NASDAQ:NTRS) PT Lowered to $93.00 at Deutsche Bank AG
(NASDAQ:NTRS) PT Lowered to $93.00 at Deutsche Bank AG

State Treasurer State of MI boosted its position in shares of Northern Trust Corporation by 0.4% in the second quarter. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Northern Trust Corporation by 3.9% in the first quarter. This repurchase authorization permits the asset manager to buy up to 3.4% of its shares through open market pu...

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  • Putin says 'undecided' on standing for president in 2018 vote
Putin says 'undecided' on standing for president in 2018 vote

Plus, Sparrow's contemporary setting outright avoids Putin, who figured prominently in Matthews' novel. "There are a lot of interesting things to do in the world", Putin continued. He'll be up for election again in 2018. "The political climate is so much more fluid, nuanced and chaotic, and good screenplays and stories are reflecting that".

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  • GOP Senate Health Bill Would Substantially Raise Deductibles, Number of Uninsureds: CBO
GOP Senate Health Bill Would Substantially Raise Deductibles, Number of Uninsureds: CBO

The CBO released its forecast Thursday that 22 million more people would be uninsured by 2026 if the bill passed. Republicans from the White House on down have worked to discredit the nonpartisan agency, in an effort to undermine its inconvenient findings that GOP health care bills would cause more than 20 million people to lose their insuran...

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  • Trump Team Seeking To Slow Mueller Investigation
Trump Team Seeking To Slow Mueller Investigation

The conversations between Kislyak and his superiors reveal that he and Sessions allegedly met in April 2016 at the Washington, D.C, . An anonymous former official told the Post that Sessions and Kislyak had "substantive" discussions on United States-Russia relations and then-candidate Trump's positions on the issues facing the countries' relation...

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  • Intercepts suggest Sessions discussed Trump campaign matters with Russian Federation envoy
Intercepts suggest Sessions discussed Trump campaign matters with Russian Federation envoy

He says President Donald Trump could pardon his family, team and others, but he'd pay heavily politically. Of course, this all comes as several highly anticipated key figures are set to testify before congress next week including Jared Kushner, former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and Donald Trump Jr.

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  • Pentagon cuts military aid over Haqqani inaction
Pentagon cuts military aid over Haqqani inaction

The Coalition Support Fund (CSF) authority is not security assistance, but rather reimbursements to key cooperating nations for logistical, military and other support provided to USA combat operations. This is for the second consecutive year that the US Defence Secretary has refused to certify to Congress, as mandated under National Defence Authori...

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  • Israeli occupation forces kills palestinian near Bethlehem
Israeli occupation forces kills palestinian near Bethlehem

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said after mosque prayers in Ankara that Israeli measures at al-Aksa "don't help to solve any problem, on the contrary, they will lead to an increase of tension in the region and harm the atmosphere of tolerance between civilizations and religions." al-Jazeeranet reported.

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  • Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary
Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

The President can blame the media, but it was Trump who set Spicer up to fail, and it was Sean Spicer who willingly took the gig as Trump's lying mouthpiece. He resigned on Friday after learning of Mr Scaramucci's appointment, reportedly questioning the former hedge fund owner's qualifications for the role.

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  • Corallo Resigns From Team Trump
Corallo Resigns From Team Trump

One of the lingering questions about a controversial meeting previous year between Donald Trump Jr . and Russians claiming to have information that would hurt Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton is whether any of the Russians had government ties.

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  • Donald Trump Jr reaches deal to avoid public testimony
Donald Trump Jr reaches deal to avoid public testimony

Trump Jr. had earlier expressed his willingness to testify . Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law and top White House aide, also attended the meeting. Glenn Simpson, founder of Fusion GPS, a research firm hired by Trump political opponents to investigate the GOP nominee's Russian Federation ties, was also invited to next week's hearing, bu...

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  • ACA repeal leads to a 'death panel'
ACA repeal leads to a 'death panel'

Bishop Dewane strongly affirms "that a repeal of key provisions of the Affordable Care Act ought not be undertaken without the concurrent passage of a replacement plan that ensures access to adequate health care for the millions of people who now rely upon it for their wellbeing".

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  • Warm, sunny weather Friday could give way to thunderstorms, heavy rain, flooding
Warm, sunny weather Friday could give way to thunderstorms, heavy rain, flooding

According to the National Weather Service , flooding is the number one storm-related killer and just because it's not raining in your general area doesn't mean flash flooding is not possible. The storms could also come up with wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour and quarter-sized hail, according to the National Weather Service. The National Weath...

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  • Uncertainty over future of federal health care laws felt in MI
Uncertainty over future of federal health care laws felt in MI

According to Democrats , the parliamentarian has also said language providing Medicaid savings to upstate NY counties would need 60 votes to survive. The latest GOP attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare was fatally wounded in the Senate when two more Republican senators voiced their opposition to the legislation.

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  • Governor Abbott Adds 19 Items To Special Session Call
Governor Abbott Adds 19 Items To Special Session Call

Sometimes a photo says more than you think it does. Hancock, stopping short of completely admitting he opposed citizen input, argued that the public is apparently well aware of the sunset bills, and that moving fast is necessary. Tony Tinderholt , R-Arlington, tried to outmaneuver Speaker of the House Joe Straus , complaining from the House ...

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