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Jun 14 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions congressional testimony

Sessions is enmeshed in multiple lines of ongoing inquiry: He had meetings with Russian officials that later forced him to recuse himself from the Justice Department's...

Jun 14 2017

Travel ban: Where things stand and what comes next

Presidents do have substantial latitude in setting immigration policy and in preserving national security, but those powers are not limitless and can not be exercised arb...

Jun 14 2017

Suspected N.Korea drone photographed US missile defence site

In the previous survey this was 73 percent. In a statement , Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee said New Zealand had not provided any direct humanitarian aid to North ...

Jun 14 2017

Tens of thousands of protesters take to streets in Russian Federation

At a midnight court hearing, a judge found him guilty of repeatedly violating the law on organising public meetings and sentenced him to 30 days in prison. Vikings, Co...

Jun 14 2017

No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller probe

They say Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically motivated sham that handicaps Trump's ability to execute his agenda, a...

Jun 14 2017

No cause to fire special counsel Mueller: deputy attorney general Rosenstein

Mueller was appointed special counsel after Trump fired former FBI director James Comey , who was heading up the investigation. Rosenstein said that if he fired Muel...

Jun 14 2017

Comey's friend says he's turning over memos on Trump to Federal Bureau of Investigation

You suggested he didn't tell the truth in everything he said. PRESIDENT TRUMP: Well, I didn't say that. "Hey, I hope this happens, but you've got to do your job.' That'...

Jun 14 2017

Rolling Stone, fraternity agree to settle rape story lawsuit

The fraternity said in a statement that its members were glad to put the "ordeal" behind them. No other terms of the agreement were provided in the fraternity's online ...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions heatedly denies improper Russian Federation contacts

He was born in Alabama and lived through segregated schooling. The high-stakes testimony also takes place amid reported friction between Sessions and Trump, who criti...

Jun 14 2017

Watch live as Jeff Sessions testifies at public hearing

Blunt and plainspoken, Sessions , 70, went from a GOP foot soldier to prosecutor to politician and ultimately one of President Donald Trump's leading champions, shar...

Jun 14 2017

Philippines says it learned of city siege plans in advance

Former military chief Rodolfo Biazon told ABC-CBN television on Monday that the government seemed to be struggling to control the situation in Marawi because its porous b...

Jun 14 2017

Emirati ambassador: US should rethink its air base in Qatar

Later, the authorities of Libya, Yemen, as well as the Maldives and Mauritius also announced about severing diplomatic relations with Qatar. On June 6, Turkish President ...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions brands Russian Federation collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

He said he had no knowledge of any collusion between US President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian officials, and denounced the claim that he was involved as an "app...

Jun 14 2017

Afghan Soldier Opens Fire on US Troops, Kills Three Service Members

A United States source confirming the incident although details are scarce. The incident happened on Saturday during a joint operation in the volatile Achin district ...

Jun 14 2017

Melbourne siege an act of terror, ISIS claims responsibility

Australian police also said they were investigating the siege as an act of terrorism after Daesh claimed responsibility via its Amaq news agency. "It is a terrorist att...

Jun 14 2017

Trump supporters turn on special counsel Mueller

Ruddy later added to that broadside against Spicer on CNN's "New Day". He said at his January confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russians during the campai...

Jun 14 2017

Iran kills mastermind behind Tehran attacks

People attend the funeral of the victims who were killed on the June 7 attack at the Iranian parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum, in Tehran , Iran June 9, 20...

Jun 14 2017

Egyptian committee OK's transfer of 2 islands to Kingdom

The Parliament is now discussing the maritime demarcation deal between Egypt and Saudi Arabia signed in 2016, which stipulates the transfer of sovereignty over the Red S...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea releases jailed U.S. citizen Otto Warmbier

They said: " We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime " in North Korea . Earlier Tuesday, Tillerson had pr...

Jun 14 2017

Scotland's Sturgeon says no longer certain Conservatives will increase majority

Nicola Sturgeon has revealed she is a Twitter addict. For Theresa May , 52% say that she should resign as Tory leader if she loses the General Election. The ex-Labo...