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World Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russian Federation investigators
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russian Federation investigators

President Trump speaks Thursday at the White House about the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scales of La.at a baseball practice. Earlier this week, it was revealed that Mueller is also investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey .

World Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue
Author: 0 Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

The new details were included in a financial disclosure that Trump voluntarily submitted Friday to the Office of Government Ethics, the first snapshot of the Trump Organization's finances since its longtime leader became president. They are less detailed than full tax returns, which Trump has refused to release, breaking with decades of tradition. The latest report shows Trump resigned from more than 500 positions, stepping down from many on the day before his inauguration.

World Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says there's no cause to fire Mueller
Author: 0 Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says there's no cause to fire Mueller

The White House has used a memo he wrote to justify Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , but that Trump action may now be part of the probe. The suggestion that the scope of Mueller's investigation may extend beyond the Trump campaign's activity to the recent firing of the FBI Director would indicate that the special counsel could be looking into a possible cover-up.

Author: 0 Trump says Congressman Scalise 'in some trouble' after shooting

Since then, the lawmaker has undergone multiple surgeries and procedures to stop the bleeding and fix bone. Trump made his comments as Scalise remained in critical condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center following multiple surgeries.

World Game, set, match for Murrays in royal honours
Author: 0 Game, set, match for Murrays in royal honours

Dick Greenwood , the former England flanker and coach, also receives an OBE for services to national and global rugby. That success - which also earned Stanning an MBE in the 2013 New Year Honours, was part of a five-year unbeaten run which would only end with retirement.

World Russian Federation opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrested before Moscow protest
Author: 0 Russian Federation opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrested before Moscow protest

Navalny was detained by police on Monday outside his home that didn't stop the massive protests he'd organized for the same day. Navalny was arrested in the morning, as he was leaving the block of flats where he lives, and charged with the administrative offence of repeatedly violating the rules of public assemblies, punishable by up to 30 days of detention.

Author: 0 London fire: Death toll soars to 30

Firefighters searching the smoldering ruin in west London have recovered six bodies from the 24-story Grenfell Tower , while 11 others have been located but can not yet be removed from the gutted structure. "I absolutely get why they're angry", Green said. Aluminum composite panels essentially consist of two thin layers of aluminum sandwiched around a lightweight insulating material.

World Russia coach has comic touch at Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Russia coach has comic touch at Confederations Cup

Russia, a record low 63rd in FIFA's world rankings, face Portugal on Wednesday while New Zealand play Mexico the same day. Both teams were lined up on the pitch for an unusual pre-match protocol, looking up at the VIP boxes to hear from Russia's leader and FIFA President Gianni Infantino, before being able to complete their preparations.

World Was gunman ready to head home before congressman's shooting?
Author: 0 Was gunman ready to head home before congressman's shooting?

The officials said investigators don't know what the list of names means, but members of Congress have been briefed. The Daily Caller reported on Friday afternoon that Hodgkinson had a list of Republicans in his pocket that was recovered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

World Man Who Shot Congressman Was Living in Van, Called a Loner
Author: 0 Man Who Shot Congressman Was Living in Van, Called a Loner

Authorities said James Hodgkinson expressed grievances online about the president and Republicans , but they're still working to determine a concrete motive for the shooting . In the wake of her death, the Hodgkinsons told a local paper in Belleville, Illinois, that she was a "very practical, level-headed girl". His Facebook page included rhetoric against President Donald Trump , including a post reading: "Trump is a Traitor".

World Trump appears to confirm he is under investigation
Author: 0 Trump appears to confirm he is under investigation

News of Rosenstein's reaction comes amid mounting worries on Capitol Hill that Trump will binge "Apprentice" episodes to fire himself up for a new round of terminations targeting top Justice Department officials. Accompanied by First Lady Melania, he will make his first trip to the Camp David presidential retreat in Maryland. An aide on Thursday said Pence had hired Richard Cullen who litigated the 1980s Iran-Contra scandal, the Watergate affair and the 2000 vote recount in Florida.

World Resistance camp pays tributes to killed civilians, militants
Author: 0 Resistance camp pays tributes to killed civilians, militants

Few militants also appeared at Junaid Matto funeral and fired in air to pay respect to their fallen associate. Lashkar-e-Toiba claimed the attack was in retaliation of the encounter that killed three of its top fighters, District Commander Junaid Matto, Naseer Ahmad and Adil Manzoor at Arwani, Kulgam.

Author: 0 OCR Changes Investigation Protocols for Civil Rights Complaints

Others, who believe that students must use bathrooms according to their biological sex rather than their gender identity , have welcomed the Trump administration's change of course on complaints involving transgender students . "Actions by the Department indicate it is minimizing its civil rights efforts", the statement said. "By undertaking a comprehensive investigation, the Commission, an independent, bipartisan agency, can play an important role in documenting and evaluating the federal ...

World Man dies in Niagara Falls after surviving plunge in 2003
Author: 0 Man dies in Niagara Falls after surviving plunge in 2003

The inflatable ball was found empty at the base of the falls, where water gushes at an astonishing 150,000 gallons (567,811 liters) per second. Detective Sgt. He pleaded guilty in Canada to a criminal charge of unlawfully performing a stunt and mischief and was fined almost $3,000. "It's generating the awareness, getting people here, people who wouldn't have come before", said Randy Bradt, the county legislature's majority leader.

Author: 0 North Korea says it tested new anti-ship missile

These tests have become a difficulty for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who has shown interest in reaching out to North Korea. Thursday's missile test was its fourth in as many weeks. South Korea's military has reportedly found a suspected North Korean spy drone within its borders. The North's claims can not be independently confirmed.

World Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante
Author: 0 Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said, "Mr. With respect to this subject, only the President or his attorneys are authorized to comment". Neither Trump nor Attorney General Jeff Sessions has offered public support for Mueller. "I know Bob Mueller and I have confidence in Bob Mueller ", House Speaker Paul Ryan said. But the investigation by the Justice Department and probes carried out by two congressional committees have moved closer to the president, with Trump's son-in-law ...

Author: 0 SCO Summit: PM Modi meets Chinese President. Here's what they discussed

Brig (R) Mahmood Shah while talking to APP welcomed Pakistan's full membership in SCO and said Pakistan had achieved what it was aspiring for. He also pitched for increasing focus on connectivity between SCO member countries. "The drivers of which will be energy, education, agriculture, defence, minerals, capacity building, development partnership, trade and investment", he said.

World Turkey's FM heads to Riyadh to mediate the Qatar crisis
Author: 0 Turkey's FM heads to Riyadh to mediate the Qatar crisis

Air Forces Central Command, said in a statement when the crisis began. That deal was worth an estimated value of $21 billion. Meanwhile, the Qatari news agency reported Wednesday that two US Navy vessels arrived in Doha to take part in a joint military exercise with the Qatari Emiri Navy.

World Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy says President 'considering' firing Mueller
Author: 0 Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy says President 'considering' firing Mueller

The White House finally said Tuesday evening that Trump has "no intention" of firing Mueller, amid speculation and concern that he was weighing that option. The White House referred questions to Trump's personal attorney, Marc Kasowitz. The first shot was sacked by Jay Sekulow, a hard-right conservative activist and a member of Trump's legal team who told ABC's "This Week" that he would not rule out the firing of Mueller .

Author: 0 Scalise doctor hopes for 'excellent recovery' despite risk

Dr. Jack Sava gave an update on Scalise's condition Friday afternoon and said Scalise was on the brink of death when he got to the hospital by helicopter Wednesday morning. The attacker, who had traveled to Washington several months ago from the Midwestern state of IL, was fatally wounded by members of the Capitol Police who were in a security detail protecting Scalise.

Author: 0 President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

The meeting raised eyebrows because it occurred in the middle of an FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server during her time as secretary of state. It has been 219 days since the 2016 presidential election, but that didn't stop President Donald Trump Thursday from tweeting about his defeated rival Hillary Clinton's purported "obstruction" and "dealings with Russian Federation".

Author: 0 Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

Rosenstein's unusual statement, which he issued over the objections of some advisers, said in part: "Americans should exercise caution before accepting as true any stories attributed to anonymous 'officials'". Rosenstein has been overseeing the Russian Federation probe since shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself. The new staff - which includes former Enron and Watergate lawyers - came under scrutiny recently for donating to Democrats, CNN reported .

World Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions
Author: 0 Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions

Republicans in Texas are still satisfied, with 66 percent saying Trump is honest and trustworthy and 80 percent saying he's competent. "Views remain as polarized as they were during the presidential campaign", Daron Shaw, a government professor of the University of Texas and co-director of the poll, said in a news release.

Author: 0 AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

So as farfetched as the idea seems, a report Monday that the president might try to fire special counsel Robert S. Mueller III could not be dismissed out of hand. Conservative writers, radio hosts and cable personalities - emboldened by the president himself, who has called it a witch hunt - have repeatedly sought to discredit the inquiry, its investigators, the mainstream news accounts of it, and the lawmakers on Capitol Hill who are demanding more answers.

Author: 0 'Anxiety and fear' over Tory-DUP deal: Sinn Fein

Talks were, however, not in trouble, sources added. The Prime Minister will be desperate to get agreement from the DUP to back her legislative programme in the House of Commons or risk her government falling. "But we are going into these talks with the national interest at heart", Foster had said ahead of the meeting. Demanding a swift start to Brexit negotiations under Article 50 of the European Union treaties, the former Belgian prime minister compared Britain's position to the ...