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Trump admits he's being investigated but, shoots his team's narrative?

The White House denies any collusion . The president also praised his own use of social media , tweeting about how he is able to bypass traditional news media . A person familiar with Mueller's inquiry, speaking on condition of anonymity, said on Thursday Mueller was looking into whether Trump or others attempted to obstruct the Russian Federation investigation. Read More »

Death toll in London fire rises to 58, may still go higher

More than 70 people remain unaccounted for, according to media reports , and many of those protesting Friday were demanding the return of their loved ones' remains. "At least she could've met the victims, [Labour leader Jeremy] Corbyn was a good man. he came and met the people", one victim told Sky News. The identification of the victims is proving very hard - which experts attribute to the extreme heat of the fire. Read More »

Confirmed or Presumed Dead After London Blaze: UK Police

The Local Government Association, representing 370 councils in England and Wales, says extra safety checks have been organized across local authorities, including Camden, Newham, Croydon and Redbridge. There was nothing to suggest the fire was started deliberately, police said. Commander Stuart Cundy said they had been able to remove the remains of only 12 victims from the building. Read More »

Theresa May to hold talks with DUP leaders on government deal

He added: 'The danger is that however much any government tries they will not be seen to be impartial if they are locked into a parliamentary deal at Westminster with one of the Northern Ireland parties, and you never know in what unpredictable way events will turn out, and we can not know if that impartiality is going to be crucial at some stage in the future'. Read More »

USS Fitzgerald Missing Sailors Found Dead In Ship's Flooded Compartments


The service late Saturday said the sailors were discovered in flooded berthing compartments on the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62), according to a statement from 7th Fleet. The area where the wreck happened is known for heavy maritime traffic, the Japanese coast guard said. Later will come the investigation into how one of the world's most sophisticated warships failed to avoid colliding with a 30,000-tonne cargo ship on a calm, clear night. Read More »

"Create goodwill", business leaders urge May in Brexit talks

If there is no agreement to set up a Brexit commission, one alternative would be for Labour backbenchers to table amendments, with agreement from pro-Remain Conservatives, which would be easier for Tory MPs to support than if they came from Jeremy Corbyn's own team. Read More »

Mistrial declared in Cosby sex case

Cosby, 79, never took the stand, but excerpts from his 2005 and 2006 depositions in a civil suit were read aloud. If Cosby had been found guilty of the assault, he would have faced a maximum of ten years in prison for each count of assault for a total of thirty years. Read More »

Iran arrests eight IS suspects over Tehran attacks


Fazelian said seven of the individuals arrested had been nabbed in Fardis, in southern Alborz, and the remaining one had been apprehended in Karaj, the provincial capital. On Friday, the Intelligence Ministry announced that it had detained 41 suspects in Tehran and the western Kurdish provinces. On Wednesday morning, five terrorists launched simultaneous attacks on Iran's parliament building in downtown Tehran and on the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini, south of the city. Read More »

No 'Proof' on 'Collusion' with Russians

Trump's young presidency has been battered by allegations - under investigation both by Congress and the FBI - that Russian Federation interfered to sway the 2016 election in his favor , in possible collusion with Trump's campaign team. Read More »

Bill Cosby accuser: 'We're coming for you'

Three counts of felony aggravated indecent assault, each covering a different aspect of the alleged crime. "Do not in any way feel you have let the justice system down", O'Neill told the 12 jurors, who spent more time deliberating than the 12 witnesses spent on the stand. Read More »

Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared

And so we find ourselves in a situation where making Cosby look credible would be an uphill battle but making his accuser seem vaguely dubious could be done in a snap. "If we take the good that came out of this - laws and attitudes were changed ". Cosby chose not to testify at trial. That's "abundantly clear in the vitriol in Camille's statement". Read More »

The complex issues of the Russian Federation probe, special counsel

Mueller and on Attorney General Jeff Sessions , a longtime political ally whose decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation case in March enraged Mr. Dianne Feinstein, top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said she was "increasingly concerned" that Trump will fire both Mueller and Rosenstein. Read More »

Russia begin Confederations Cup campaign on winning note

Moscow: Alexis Sanchez has sprained his ankle in training and may miss Chile's Confederations Cup opener against Cameroon. Playing in the tournament for the first time, Russian Federation were on the front foot and had two early chances cleared off the line in the opening 10 minutes. Read More »

Dennis Rodman Left North Korea Wearing an 'Ambassador Rodman' Shirt

Only recently, North Korea threatened the USA with war after Senator John McCain called Kim a "crazy fat kid", so we can only hope that this didn't put a crimp on Rodman's stay. "In the past, our respected supreme leader met you several times, and he used his precious time to watch the basketball match with the players you brought here". Read More »

Trump finally admits he's under investigation

It was Mr Rosenstein who appointed Mr Mueller to the job in the first place, since he took carriage of the Russia investigation from the Attorney-General Jeff Sessions , who was forced to recuse himself because of his own contacts with Russian officials in the lead-up to last year's USA election. Read More »

Israeli officer stabbed, three attackers shot in Jerusalem

The policewoman was taken to hospital in critical condition and later died of her wounds. Israel had eased restrictions on the entrance of Palestinians from the West Bank for Ramadan. Medics said two other people were moderately wounded in the attack, and a further two lightly wounded. An Israeli policewoman was killed in a stabbing attack in Jerusalem's Old City. Read More »

Kellyanne Conway's husband weighs in on Trump

The administration has argued that the order is not a travel ban , but rather a temporary moratorium to allow for the establishment of proper USA vetting procedures. Which is why I said what I said this morning. "The point can not be stressed enough that tweets on legal matters seriously undermine the administration's agenda and president and those who support him, as I do, need to reinforce that point and not be shy about it". Read More »

Trump considering firing Russian investigation leader

Paul Rothstein of Georgetown University, who affirmed the legality of a hypothetical Mueller firing, but noted the "tremendous political repercussions". "If there were not good cause, it would not matter to me what anybody said", he said. Schiff says that if Trump fires Mueller , Congress might name its own independent counsel to investigate the case. Read More »

WashPost: Trump May Be Laying Groundwork to Fire Mueller

Trump put fresh pressure on the second-highest-ranking official at the Justice Department on Friday as he tweeted , "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Many of Trump's supporters cried "fake news " over the story, but the development was unsurprising to anyone who watched James Comey's testimony last week; the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director telegraphed several times that this would be an ... Read More »

Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media


Sources tell CBS News there were many writings among Hodgkinson's possessions, either on his person, in bags he carried or had in his vehicle. Authorities were investigating Hodgkinson's social media posts , a cellphone, computer and camera taken from his van. Read More »

Top LeT commander killed in encounter

He also re-tweeted a post of SSP Baramulla, Imitiyaz Hussain "06 policemen including an SHO Feroz Ahmad martyred in Anantnag terror attack". He had a meteoric rise within the Lashkar group and was appointed commander for South Kashmir after he killed two policemen in broad daylight at Anantnag bus stand in June previous year. Read More »

Trump blasts Qatar hours after Tillerson tries to end blockade


Trump's comments came after his top diplomat Rex Tillerson appealed to Saudi Arabia and its regional allies to ease their blockade of Qatar, saying it is hindering U.S. A declaration of war. "We need the world to condemn the aggressors". The International Monetary Fund said it was too early to assess the economic impact. Read More »

United Nations imposes fresh sanctions on officials in North Korea


He says the situation in North Korea should provide an opportunity for Russia , China and the USA to cooperate and help defuse tensions on the restive peninsula. "The last-ditch gambling of the Trump administration for a nuclear war will only bring earlier the day when the U.S. mainland will turn into ashes", said the spokesperson. Read More »