Trump has criticized Comey for leaking to the press. "I think (it) is very unfair", Trump said . Sometimes, for the life of us, we do not understand what comes over President Trump . The Washington Post had earlier carried a story on the limits of the pardoning powers of the USA president. Sergey Kislyak, the Russian Ambassador to the U.S., has told his superiors in Moscow that he had discussed matters related to President Trump's campaign with Attorney General Jeff Sessions , ...
Attorney General Jeff Sessions may have provided " misleading " statements about his discussions with Russia's Ambassador Sergey Kislyak , President Donald Trump took to his Twitter account Saturday morning to assert his "complete power to pardon" even as he dismissed the latest revelations .
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After the more comprehensive Senate health care bill ran aground on Monday night, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell unexpectedly said he would call a vote on a simple repeal of Obamacare. McConnell can only afford to lose one GOP vote, as no Democrats are expected to vote in favor of repealing the ACA. "I think we will look like fools if we can't deliver on that promise".
He gave no details, but current contacts are largely limited to security cooperation. Two Palestinians died in clashes with Israeli forces on Saturday as the army moved in to seal off an attacker's home after violence over Israeli measures at Al Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem .
Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton look like they're having a blast on their royal tour of Germany . Once again, a video of Prince George is going viral on social media after he looked exhausted and wanted to board the plane in Poland .
What was unclear Monday was whether the Law and Justice Party would move the issue off the front burner, at least for the moment, or whether the veto exposed a rift between Mr. President Duda now only needs to sign the bill to gain increased control over the judiciary. "Each individual law, if adopted, would seriously erode the independence of the Polish judiciary", said Frans Timmermans, first vice president of the European Commission.
Radar showed thunderstorms producing heavy rain in those areas about 5 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. In the San Bernardino County and Riverside County mountains and high desert regions, thunderstorms are expected to develop and isolated flash flooding is possible Monday and Tuesday, the NWS reported.
On May 18, Russia's State Duma (lower house of parliament) International Affairs Committee endorsed Deputy Foreign Minister Anatoly Antonov as Ambassador to the USA, a source familiar with the committee's closed session told TASS. He did a stint as Russian ambassador to Belgium and simultaneously served as Moscow's envoy at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. Early in his tenure, he often opened the doors of the Russian Embassy, hosting dinners for foreign policy professionals, Pentagon ...
In Lagos Island, APC polled 14,692 votes to defeat the PDP. In Badagry West, APC swept the LCDA with 5300 votes leaving PDP with 935 votes. Also, in Ikeja, APC polled 6,191 votes while PDP got 990 votes. According to the LASIEC Chairman, Justice Ayotunde Phillips (rtd), the state electoral commission was yet to conclude the collation of results because the elections materials from one local government had not reached LASIEC headquarters due to poor weather conditions.
A special counsel, Robert Mueller , is looking into any relationships or contacts between Trump campaign officials and Russians previous year during the hard-fought election with Democrat Hillary Clinton . "The president maintains pardon powers like any president would", White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday. Mueller, appointed by the Justice Department in May, is probing allegations of Russian interference in the election and potential collusion by Trump's ...
The executors of Nelson Mandela's estate and his grandson Mandla have distanced themselves from a tell-all book written by the former president's doctor. "We believe that the sentiments she has expressed find echoes in the hearts of all who loved and revered the Father of Our Nation". "I am taking legal advice on whether to institute legal proceedings against the author and its publisher", Machel said.
At least two of the protesters were teenagers, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. Meanwhile, four Palestinians have been killed in ongoing demonstrations against Israeli security forces Friday and Saturday. Local residents said the family emptied its home of valuables, anticipating its demolition. Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman arrives at a West Bank home where a 60-year-old Israeli father and his two 40-year-old children were stabbed to death by a Palestinian ...
Highs will range from the upper 80s to mid-90s. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Expect more widespread scattered thunderstorm activity this afternoon with some heavy downpours and the possibility of isolated street flooding. Southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Monday Night will become fair and warm. The overnight low is expected to be near 63. East wind around 7 miles per hour.
For his huge contribution to development of India's space technology, Rao received many awards over the years. From Aryabhatta to the Mars Orbiter Mission, Professor Rao has continued to work with the space agency on several of its projects.
According to NBC News the Malaysian Communications Minister Salleh Said Keruak said on Thursday that the song was banned because of public complaints that the lyrics were obscene . The track has 4.6 billion plays since its release in January. "Thank you to my brother Daddy Yankee , thank you to Justin Bieber for jumping on this remix and thank you for everybody involved and for loving it and for supporting Latin music".
Mike Myers led Gilas with 21 points and 11 boards. Gilas coach Chot Reyes believed they had a worthy trip here. The Philippines, which won the 2016 edition after being represented by an import-laden Mighty Sports squad, concluded their run with a 6-3 card, good enough to finish the tournament as the fourth-placers.
At least 20 people were killed and two dozen others wounded after a suicide vehicle bombing struck near the house of an Afghan politician in western Kabul Monday, sources and witnesses said. The explosion was reported in Kabul's PD6 area, reportedly close to deputy CEO Mohammad Mohaqiq's house. One killed prominent Shia Muslim cleric and senior Hazara community leader Ramazan Hussainzada last month.
If they want to stay on the staff, they're going to stop leaking. Further, he noted that "he's the President of the United States". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who was appointed to replace Sean Spicer after he resigned Friday, also addressed that legislation on ABC's "This Week", saying "the administration is supportive of being tough on Russian Federation, particularly in putting these sanctions in place".
Supreme Court. This large household is undoubtedly part of the letter of mission of the new communicator-in-chief, the us president since his first days in the White House especially irritated by leaks to the repetition of its employees, which tell by the menu in the media, anonymously, the internal dissension, the problems of coordination and the private conversations of the head of State.
However, despite the rumours once again arising that Real Madrid are keen on signing de Gea, Jose Mourinho has spoken out to quash such stories. While talking to the press, Mourinho was also asked about his remaining transfer targets for the transfer window, to which the Portuguese coach replied: "You know, names is hard for me because as you know the players belong to clubs, the players they are in pre-seasons".
One of those people said Spicer is quitting because of objections over the appointment of a new White House communications director , NY financier Anthony Scaramucci . Appearing on CNN's " State of the Union ", Scaramucci initially cited an anonymous source who he said called on Saturday to tell him that if "the Russians actually hacked this situation and spilled out those emails, you would have never seen it".
Trump Jr., together with Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, had been repeatedly linked for attending a meeting with a Russian lawyer in the hope of getting hands on previously-promised "damaging information" about Trump's then-opponent Democratic presidential candidate Clinton .
But three factors, he said, weigh against legality: the traditional meaning of the word pardon, which implies one person giving and another receiving; the legal principle against serving as one's own judge, as cited in the Nixon memo; and the text of the US Constitution.
The official twitter handle of PTI later posted a picture detailing the how, when and "how much" of the money Imran Khan earned during his cricketing years. Khawaja Asif on Saturday alleged that PTI leader had not declared a major donation from "Indian and Jewish sources, facilitated by Zulfi Bukhari" but Imran Khan had actually thanked "Zulfi Bokhari and his friends" for donating to him £150,000 but it's not clear whether he declared this donation to authorities in Pakistan or not.
However, Scaramucci last August joined Trump's team as an economic adviser, Time reported , and on Friday, while speaking to the press about his new role in the White House, said Trump has not let him forget his earlier criticisms.
Security Forces have cleared two strong holds of terrorists in Rajgal valley of Khyber Agency bordering Afghanistan. According to Inter Services Public Relations, the army have secured the Spinkai mountain top dominating Saprai and Star Killay pass.
In an interview with a Hawaiian television station, Sergeant Kang's father, Clifford Kang, said his son's behavior could be traced to post-traumatic stress disorder from his service in Iraq and Afghanistan. Elliot Enoki, Acting U.S. Attorney for the District of Hawaii, and Dana Boente, Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security, announced that the indictment in a statement.
Scaramucci is under consideration to join the Trump administration as communications direc. President Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will testify before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Monday and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Tuesday.
A Coast Guard crew transported the rescued boaters to shore. Since their departure, the rowers have been rotating two hours shift on the oars, night and day. They are now being transferred to Tralee Hospital. "So they are safe, which is most important, and they have had an adventure, and they were well-prepared and this was not their fault,"she said".
Highs in the mid-90s. Heat indices will stay tame in the lower 90s by the afternoon with a cool northeasterly wind under 5 miles per hour keeping us comfortable. Afternoon high temps mainly between 90 and 95. Highs Monday will reach the upper 80s, and there's a chance of afternoon or evening thunderstorms. Saturday will feature partly cloudy skies with high temperatures around 93 degrees, and heat indices around 100 degrees.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell planned to hold a vote for a straight repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) next week after a Bill to repeal and replace collapsed on Monday with the Republican Party sharply divided. "We're a short distance from victory so let's stay in the room, stay in Washington until we get it done, '" unusual said on the radio program. The Senate has on two occasions failed to pass the healthcare bill and plans to sit together next week to work on ...
As well as the intended shutdown for Wednesday and Thursday, mass marches would be held on Monday and Friday, officials for the Democratic Unity coalition told reporters. Maduro, 54, says the opposition aims to topple his leftist government through the protests, which he says are incited by the United States. Venezuela's protesting violinist has been taken to hospital after being injured during an opposition march.
Within the first year of repeal, says the CBO, 17 million addition people would be without coverage. That would ramp up to 27 million more uninsured by 2020 and 32 million more uninsured by 2026. Mr McConnell pointed out it was the same legislation that all but one Republican senator voted to send to President Barack Obama in 2015, safe in the knowledge he would veto it.
Arab countries had insisted that Doha should fulfill 13 precise demands including reducing diplomatic ties with Iran and supporting counter-terrorism or specify the deadline for them to comply. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain cut ties and transport links with Qatar last month over allegations it supports extremists.