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Author: 0 Comey firing: 'The sense of chaos will continue'

Comey's farewell letter, in which he writes that he has "long believed that a President can fire an FBI Director for any reason, or for no reason at all" has already been widely circulated. "No sir, that is not accurate", he told Democratic Sen. The position is now held by Andrew McCabe, who was the senior deputy to Mr Comey. "I absolutely do", McCabe responded.

Author: 0 Russian government releases photos of Oval Office meeting

Lavrov's visit, however, comes amidst a domestic political firestorm, just one day after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. Also at the meeting was Sergey Kislyak , Russia's ambassador in the USA, who has been at the centre of the intrigue surrounding Moscow's links with those close to President Trump.

Author: 0 Trump will make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said that Mr Trump is continuing to hear from advisers on the pros and cons of the U.S. remaining in the global accord, but that he will make a decision when he returns from the G7 summit in Italy, not prior to that as originally planned.

Author: 0 Syria fighting eases as safe zones plan begins

The wide array of rebel groups include some supported by Turkey, the United States and Gulf monarchies. The reality, however, is that the zones are now being used in service of a ceasefire the USA never really supported to begin with, and with the US-backed rebels also objecting about the ceasefire getting in the way of their war, the U.S.

Author: 0 Before the axe, Comey was pushing Trump-Russia probe harder

CNN reports a source within the White House told CNN reporter Dana Bash the President's office gave this reason intending to avoid controversy because many Democrats have also criticized Comey for mishandling the Clinton case, and some have blamed him for Clinton losing the election.

World Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without Trump
Author: 0 Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without Trump

In 1981, Ronald Reagan who could not attend it following an assassination attempt, phoned in with jokes about the media. Addressing the journalists and celebrities at the dinner in Washington , Reuters White House correspondent Jeff Mason defended his profession, saying it was "our job to report on facts, and to hold leaders accountable".

World Sam Barratt plays 90 minutes for Crystal Palace under 23s
Author: 0 Sam Barratt plays 90 minutes for Crystal Palace under 23s

Allardyce said: "Not really [a chance of Sakho playing again this season]". However, his injury is going to keep him out of some must-win games against Crystal Palace and Spurs. But Allardyce confirmed the defender, who has been imperious for Palace since joining from Liverpool and was this week shortlisted for their player of the season award despite making only eight appearances, is unlikely to recover in time.

Author: 0 Connemara Mining Company plc (CON) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

The Germany-based Deutsche Bank Ag has invested 0% in the stock. Its down 0.03, from 1.2 in 2016Q3. 267.66 million shares or 0.08% less from 267.88 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Therefore 84% are positive. The 1 year high for the share price is 144.5 GBX while the year low share price is now 86.6 GBX. GBX 4898.14's average target is 3.63% above currents GBX 4726.58 stock price.

World All your questions about fidget spinners, answered
Author: 0 All your questions about fidget spinners, answered

A drawer full of fidget spinners collected by one teacher. Relying on those stories to start using spinners to treat ADHD "would nearly be like saying Yelp reviews are scientific", says Anderson. But for most, just watching a Fidget Spinner whirl like a small fan stuck on full blast is satisfaction enough. "I don't think that's the most productive way to do it".

World Trump's approval rating near record low with losses among uneducated white men
Author: 0 Trump's approval rating near record low with losses among uneducated white men

For other words, "president", "business", and "trying" were neutral. The also said he did not share the values of ordinary Americans and was not "level-headed". The president on Tuesday suddenly dismissed Comey in the midst of the investigation about possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russian officials, who intelligence agencies said intervened in the USA election to help the Republican nominee.

World Senators to hear from Comey amid FBI's Russian Federation investigation
Author: 0 Senators to hear from Comey amid FBI's Russian Federation investigation

David Axelrod, who ran Mr Obama's 2008 campaign and later served as his senior adviser, said Ms Clinton was wrong to not put campaign resources into key states such as Wisconsin and MI that were eventually won by Donald Trump. "Speak would be really bad". Nunes, who still leads the committee on all other matters, recused himself after he reported meeting with a secret source at the White House to review classified material.

Author: 0 Frat member told 911: 'We have a friend who's unconscious'

Miller also said the case will soon "open a lot of eyes" about the reality of what was really happening behind closed doors at the Beta Theta Phi fraternity house. The Beta Theta Pi brothers reportedly spent 40 minutes trying to revive him before they called 911. Charles Thompson , reporter for the Patriot-News and PennLive .

World Kosovo gov't loses no-confidence vote, early election likely
Author: 0 Kosovo gov't loses no-confidence vote, early election likely

The opposition strongly opposed the agreement, claiming that it will bite off thousands of hectares of the country's territory. Prime Minister Isa Mustafa's coalition government lost in a 78-34 vote, with three abstentions and five lawmakers not present.

Author: 0 Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases

The young women were joining those released earlier in government care in Abuja, where they were undergoing medical screening that will take a couple of weeks, Alhassan said. Thousands of people have been killed and about 1.6 million driven from their homes during the eight-year insurgency by Boko Haram . The girls, ages 16 to 18, are believed to be among 276 forced from their beds by Boko Haram militants in the middle of the night in April 2014.

Author: 0 New S. Korea President to Defuse Tensions

Moon said he hopes to meet Xi at an early date and Xi formally invited Moon to visit Beijing , it said. Despite this, Moon and Abe also reportedly agreed to cooperate on measures to curb North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs.

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Author: 0 Minister for European Affairs says "No question" of break with EU

In an interview with German newspaper Rheinischen Post published Monday, Juncker said the move "would be the reddest of all red lines". "We regret Germany's acceptance of asylum applications by former military personnel associated with FETÖ, which carried out the treacherous coup attempt on July 15", the statement adds.

World Donald Trump tries to explain economics to 'The Economist'
Author: 0 Donald Trump tries to explain economics to 'The Economist'

It has most closely been associated with 20th century British economist John Maynard Keynes, who strongly favored government spending. " Because I haven't heard it ", he said . Trump , a graduate of the prestigious Wharton business school, believes the United States needs to engage in fiscal expansion even though growth is positive.

World Scores missing feared dead after shipwrecks in Mediterranean, UNHCR reports
Author: 0 Scores missing feared dead after shipwrecks in Mediterranean, UNHCR reports

One group told how traffickers had crammed 130-140 people, apparently all from central African countries, into a motorised rubber dinghy created to hold no more than 20. Afterwinter storms and cold sea temperatures, IOM spokesman Joel Millman, "there is normally pent-up demand". Paris police said about 350 officers took part in the operation early Tuesday morning.

World Fugitive Justice Karnan may have crossed Indian border today
Author: 0 Fugitive Justice Karnan may have crossed Indian border today

Chennai : As a group of advocates protested outside the State Guest House alleging that Justice Karnan was being victimised, the Chennai Police closed the main gate of the guest house to prevent any trouble. Earlier, in an unprecedented move, the apex court had invoked its powers to initiate contempt proceedings against Justice Karnan, for writing letters casting aspersions on several judges.

World EU hails growth but warns of uncertainty in UK over Brexit
Author: 0 EU hails growth but warns of uncertainty in UK over Brexit

This would follow "robust growth" of 3.4 per cent in 2016, which exceeded EC's last growth forecast (repeatedly revised upward over the course of past year, from an initial 1.9 per cent) by 0.1 percentage points. Although the Commission did not anticipate that the unemployment rate would change much from its current level just below five per cent, jobs would increase by 2.9 per cent between 2017 and 2018.

World Hamas chief: Suspect arrested in assassination of top leader in Gaza
Author: 0 Hamas chief: Suspect arrested in assassination of top leader in Gaza

Mazen Faqha's suspected killer acted on Israel's "orders" and confessed to the crime, says Hamas leader Ismail Haniya. "Everyone knows Israel wants to harm Hamas... He was released in 2011, as part of a group of more than 1000 Palestinian prisoners whom Israel freed in exchange for a captive soldier. Haniyeh thanked the people of Gaza for "understanding" the measures taken by security services over the past month and a half.

Author: 0 PM Modi speaks to new South Korean President

Moon has taken a more conciliatory line with North Korea than his conservative predecessors and advocates engagement. He has said he would be prepared to go to Pyongyang "if the conditions are right". Throughout his campaign, the new South Korean president had insisted that the new Seoul government must be given a chance to review and possibly reconsider the agreement reached by the former administration on the deployment of the United States missile defense system, the Terminal High Altitude ...

World Trump praises Australia's universal health care system
Author: 0 Trump praises Australia's universal health care system

The meeting happened nearly three hours late after Mr Trump postponed it to remain in Washington while a bill to overturn much of former president Barack Obama's signature healthcare law passed the House of Representatives, a move further away from a guarantee of universal coverage.