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by | June 14, 2017 | 08:06

Sessions conceded he'd met twice with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak as part of his duties as a USA senator - he was also a longtime member of the Senate Armed Services Committee - but he firmly denied the allegation by former FBI Director James Comey in testimony last week that he had a third, previously undisclosed, meeting when Trump gave his first foreign policy speech during the campaign, at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington in April 2016.

by | June 14, 2017 | 08:03

The move comes after the pair dedicated an entire episode of Broad City's third season to Hillary Clinton - including a guest appearance from her. Viewers can watch both stars work through similar hang-ups when Broad City's fourth season airs on August 23. Comedy Central's Broad City , anchored by comics Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer , is spending season four dodging Trump's name by replacing it with the standard entertainment "bleep." Feeling like the media is a little too ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:59

Feinstein said she was especially concerned after National Intelligence Director Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers refused to answer questions from the intelligence committee about possible undue influence by Trump.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:58

State Department call for them to ease pressure. Tillerson is calling on Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to immediately ease their blo. Qatar does not support terrorist groups, it stressed, pointing out that "our position on countering terrorism is stronger than numerous signatories of the joint statement - a fact that has been conveniently ignored by the authors".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:52

Part of that is that Sessions , obviously, was not in the room in Comey's one-on-one meetings with the president, where Comey said Trump directed him to back off the FBI's investigation into fired national security adviser Michael Flynn .

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:45

Seven of those people are still in critical condition and are receiving around-the-clock treatment. Undated family handout photos issued by Metropolitan Police of the victims of the London Bridge terrorist attack (top row left to right) Canadian Christine Archibald, James McMullan, Alexandre Pigeard, French chef Sebastien Belanger, (bottom row left to right) Australian nurse Kirsty Boden, Australian Sara Zelenak, Xavier Thomas and Spanish banker Ignacio Echeverria.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:42

Former FBI Director James Comey raised additional questions at a hearing on Thursday, saying that the FBI expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he actually did. This will be the first time Sessions has testified in Congress since he recused himself from the Justice Department's probe into Russian meddling in last year's election and the firing of FBI Director James Comey .

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:40

The Senate's Russia investigation is back in the news today as Attorney General Jeff Sessions takes the stand to testify before the Intelligence Committee on all things Donald Trump , Russia , and former FBI Director James Comey . Sessions flatly denied a third meeting with the Russian liaison at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington during a campaign event in April. Angus King, I-Maine, Sessions declined to say whether he believes Russian Federation attempted interfere in last ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:40

The former director did not elaborate in public on the nature of the information. Jeff Sessions (right) was US President Donald Trump's controversial selection for Attorney General. Because Sessions claimed to have recused himself from any involvement in the Russian Federation probe, merely discussing Comey's firing with Trump would appear to make a mockery of his "recusal".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:40

Trump's known to change his mind on major issues . "Where would we get this information from?" Former director of Federal Bureau of Investigation named James Comey was investigating in the matters related to the issue. was very personable one-one-one", she said. White House officials had weighed trying to block Comey by arguing that his discussions with the president pertained to national security and that there was an expectation of privacy.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:34

Two prison guards are dead after being shot and killed by prisoners in Putnam County. The unidentified correctional officers were supervising prisoners traveling on a bus to a work detail along Georgia's Highway 16 in the central part of the state, Fox 5 Atlanta reported .

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:33

On Monday, Mattis told House lawmakers that military officials are taking a "regional approach" to the Afghanistan fight, and are in the final stages of presenting that plan to Trump. On separate issues, Mattis and Dunford were asked about the Mideast diplomatic rift and alleged Russian meddling in last year's US presidential election.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:30

Davis said Iran's ballistic missile capability also continues to threaten USA strategic interests in the Middle East. By the end of the year, the U.S.is expected to deploy 44 interceptors around the country, up from 36. It was destroyed by another missile fired from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The $ 244 million test didn't confirm that under wartime conditions the us could intercept an intercontinental-range missile fired by North Korea.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:29

The suit says Trump's continued ownership of his family's global business empire has rendered him "deeply enmeshed with a legion of foreign and domestic government actors" and has harmed the integrity of USA democracy. "An emoluments lawsuit against Trump has been filed by D.C. and Maryland". "It's not hard to conclude that partisan politics may be more the motivations behind the scenes", he added.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:30

Qatar has been ejected from the Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthis in Yemen, and transport links between it and three other Gulf countries have been severed, with Qataris living in Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the UAE ordered to leave. "The IMA was supposed to be a counterterrorism force and there was no threat greater than the militant Islamic State group that Muslim-majority countries could jointly fight".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:26

The launch came less than a week after the United Nations Security Council imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea , and drew condemnation from South Korean President Moon Jae In , who has hoped to engage Pyongyang in dialogue. The launches Thursday were North Korea's fourth missile test since Moon's inauguration on May 10. It tested a new type of land-to-sea missile off its east coast yesterday.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:26

He introduced two military families he said were greatly impacted by President Obama's health care plan. Nationally, disapproval of Trump's handling of the presidency hit a new high of 60 percent in the most recent Gallup daily tracking poll, completed on Monday.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:20

That could mean a repeat of scenes in March, when hundreds of people were detained during a peaceful rally against corruption - many of them, teenagers . In May, Navalny was summoned to court over a libel suit filed by Russian oligarch Alisher Usmanov. Why was Alexey Navalny arrested? Navalny has accused Usmanov of illegal acquisition of assets.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:18

Wednesday broad messaging continued what the president has been doing all week, largely via his Twitter account. Trump continued. "We are spending money all over the world, except here". Trump's infrastructure plan promises to partner with the private sector, "getting government out of the way". According to Trump's budget proposal, the funding would come from $200 billion in tax breaks over nine years that would then - in theory - leverage $1 trillion worth of construction.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:19

Taht will let you (and only you ) view all those private photos. Then, in June, it rolled out that feature to all Instagram users. Then, you can open and view the posts, and use the overflow menu to return them to your main profile page if you like.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:16

Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mostafa Izadi on Sunday accused the USA of supporting Islamic State . The contest for regional dominance between Shiite Iran and Saudi Arabia , the Middle East's main Sunni power, spread to the heart of the Gulf this week as the Saudis led a drive to isolate Qatar, condemning their neighbour for its ties with Iran and accusing it of financing militant groups, a charge Qatar denies.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:17

The former education secretary, who clashed with Mrs May when both were ministers and was then sacked by her when she arrived in Downing Street, declared himself a "huge fan" of the PM. "As a former Chief Secretary to the Treasury he will be used to focusing on keeping spending under control, but political pressures may mean savings on the triple lock and on winter fuel payments have to be kicked into the long grass".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:14

The judges ruled against Trump on both the effort to bar from U.S. entry travelers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for 90 days, and on the clause suspending the refugee program for 120 days. That issue wasn't before the 4th Circuit, because in the Maryland case it considered, the lower court judge had not struck down the refugee program's suspension.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:13

It posted a statement on its website touting its association with the "historic trip", saying Rodman is in "the very rare position to be able to claim long-time friendships" with both North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Trump.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:11

Pakistan's parliament last week passed a resolution urging the Pakistani government to help mediate the crisis , which could turn out to be disastrous for the regional security and stability. "Following the sanctions. on Qatar, IranAir has so far transported food and vegetables to this country by four flights", Shahrokh Noushabadi, head of public relations at Iran's national airline, was quoted as saying by Fars news agency.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:09

The Jewish people and the state of Israel would eagerly make peace with its Arab/Muslim neighbors, if only they could accept the right of the Jewish people to self-determination in the their own homeland, and prepare their people for peace.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:05

He said having Britain as a weak negotiating partner could result in what he described as "a poor outcome". "We were waiting for the election in Britain, but in the next few days these talks will begin". "Mrs May, who was supposed to emerge strengthened, lost her bet and is therefore in a less than clear situation because the truth is that we don't really know what the governing situation is this morning", EU Economy Commissioner Pierre Moscovici told French radio Europe 1.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:04

She also said that similar views appear in textbooks used in South African schools. "I realise the wounds of history that my tweet and subsequent defence of it has opened". Zille claimed there were no grounds for her suspension and it was due to differences she held with Maimane on the party's direction. News24 has reported that Zille will no longer be allowed to participate in party activities but will remain Premier of the Western Cape.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:01

Sessions on Saturday said he would appear before the intelligence committee, which has been doing its own investigation into Russian contacts with the Trump campaign. Does the President possess tapes of private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey and will he provide them to Congress if he does? It was a sign of escalating fallout from riveting testimony from Comey last week of undue pressure from Trump, which drew an angry response from the president on Friday that Comey was ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:58

He said the rescue operation was hard since space was limited and the adjacent seven-storey building also appeared to be unstable. "She was in the house with her two children and we don't know where they are now or whether they are alive".

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:57

Why was Alexey Navalny arrested? NPR reports that Navalny's wife tweeted a picture of her husband surrounded by police cars from his account early in the morning, captioning it, " Russia Day!" Riot police in St. Putin handing out awards and holding a reception in the Kremlin. Navalny has been convicted three times in financial-crimes trials that he calls Kremlin-orchestrated retribution for his activism, though he has been handed suspended sentences rather than actual prison time.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:54

But Sessions said he had concerns about Comey's job performance even before he was confirmed, and that he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed it and "we both agreed that a fresh start at the Federal Bureau of Investigation was probably the best thing".

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:50

That decision would fall to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who said on Tuesday in a Senate budget hearing that he would only fire Mr Mueller for good cause and has seen no evidence of that. That would have to be done by the deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein , given that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from DOJ's Russian Federation investigation.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:51

When Woods is unable to tie the left shoe, the officer tells him he can take them off. Woods then tells the officer he doesn't remember what happened or being asleep in his vehicle when police approached. The officer asks him, "Are you all right?" Woods is charged with driving under the influence of alcoholic beverages, chemical substances or controlled substances on Monday morning and was also cited for improper stopping, standing or parking in an illegal place.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:47

Rodman has received the red-carpet treatment on four past trips since 2013, but has been roundly criticized for visiting during a time of high tensions between the USA and North Korea over its weapons programs. When asked if he planned to raise their detention with North Korean officials, Rodman said: "Well that's not my objective right now..." University of Virginia student Otto Warmbier, who has been detained in North Korea for 17 months, has been medically evacuated from the ...