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Donald Trump's lawyer contradicts President's claim that he is under investigation

President Trump recently sent a tweet seemingly aimed at the Deputy AG, saying he is being investigated by the man who told him to fire the FBI Director. Trump's lawyer is both claiming that the investigation is bogus, and that there is no investigation in the same answer. Sekulow went on to add, "There's a limitation on Twitter, as we all know". Read More »

Trump lashes out over probe

Trump has repeatedly sworn that he is personally not under investigation and Comey assured him that he was not being probed. "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Those private remarks from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein are significant because they reflect the widening nature of the federal probe, which now includes a preliminary inquiry into whether President Donald Trump attempted to ... Read More »

Trump not under investigation in Russia probe, his lawyer says

If true, the claims would represent a major turning point in the investigation , which until now has focused on the possibility of Russian interference with the election; according to those officials, the direction of the investigation changed after the firing of former FBI Director James Comey . Read More »

Portugal vs Mexico 18 June 2017: Confederation Cup Preview and Predictions

Cristiano Ronaldo fed Ricardo Quaresma through for the opener in Russian Federation, but Javier Hernandez equalised for Mexico before the break. "You saw the way we played, [it was] very courageous", said Javier Hernandez . "I did it and I shaved myself", Ronaldo told Real Madrid TV. It took at least 30 seconds for Vargas's goal in second-half stoppage time to be confirmed after Alexia Sanchez was judged not to have been in an offside position earlier in the move. Read More »

Trump Lawyer Sekulow: President Has No Knowledge of Being Investigated

Trump would later fire Comey, saying at first that he had done so on the recommendation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein , but later admitted that he had made a decision to fire Comey prior to hearing from the Justice Department and that he had done so because of his frustration about the Russian Federation investigation . Read More »

Building Fire Kills 30 in London

He said the government is carrying out an "urgent inspection" of other tower blocks in Britain to assess safety. Hands and Treasury chief Philip Hammond said in separate TV appearances that the cladding used on Grenfell seems to be prohibited by British regulations. Read More »

Dennis Rodman Meets with Women's Basketball Team in DPRK

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A small group of family friends was nearby to celebrate Warmbier's arrival, cheering and holding signs that read "Pray for Otto" and 'Welcome home Otto'. The U.S. relies on Sweden to represent its interests in North Korea , since the U.S. has no direct diplomatic relations with North Korea itself. Read More »

Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe: Lawyer

A lawyer for Mr Trump legal team later asserted the President is not under investigation, despite the the tweet. Mueller is the former FBI director heading the investigation into the Trump campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation and Trump's alleged obstruction of justice in light of his firing former FBI Director James Comey . Read More »

Trump atty says pres. not under investigation

Trump interfered in the FBI's investigation , Sekulow said that in prior interviews, Mr. Trump "acknowledged that by firing James Comey as FBI director the president acknowledged that he would in fact probably extend the nature and length of the scope of the FBI, the special counsel probe". Read More »

Outrage grows after Grenfell Tower blaze as Theresa May orders public inquiry

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He said: "I thought the way they expressed themselves with a mixture of passion and reason was fantastic, and I hope it's the beginning of a process, not the end of a process, the beginning of a process of real listening between Government, RBKC (the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea council), local residents, that will bring about lasting change". Read More »

Man arrested as van hits mosque crowd

The incident comes after two deadly Islamist-inspired attacks this year that used vehicles to ram pedestrians - a stabbing spree earlier this month in the London Bridge area and a March attack in which a man drove a rented auto into crowds on Westminster Bridge. Read More »

Thomas shoots 63 in 3rd round at US Open

The 32-year-old American star had arrived at Erin Hills brimming with confidence, buoyed by the birth on Monday of his second son, and ready to tear into a course suited to his big-hitting game. "It will be just fine", said Fowler, who plays in the third-to-last group on Saturday. That still didn't appear to be almost enough. Yet Johnson was forced to bide his time for the next six holes, unable to convert the few birdie chances that came his way. Read More »

Trump attacks Clinton in 'witch hunt' tweets

Comey said the notes contain his recollections that Trump asked for his loyalty when they met for a January dinner and then urged him during a private meeting in the Oval Office two weeks later to drop an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Read More »

Vehicle strikes pedestrians in London, several injured

Police did not confirm that. "There has been one person arrested". Video filmed in the immediate aftermath showed a Caucasian man being detained by police. Britain's terror alert is now at "severe", which means an attack is highly likely. People reported on social media along with news outlets that the crash occurred near a mosque. Read More »

US shoots down Syrian aircraft for first time

US -led jets stopped the fighting by flying close to the ground and at low-speed in what is called a "show of force", the Pentagon said. Roughly two hours later, despite the called-for stand down and the US presence overhead, a Syrian Su-22 jet attacked the Syrian Democratic Forces, dropping an unknown number of munitions on the USA -backed force. Read More »

Grief turns to anger in London neighborhood near tower fire

Prince William hugged a victim of Wednesday's deadly west London fire (which now has a death toll of 58 people ) when he made a visit to a crisis center on Friday. Mr Magee and his crew had to abandon their fire engine and run to the scene because of traffic and people streaming into the area outside of the danger zone. Read More »

Van strikes worshippers leaving mosque

The video of the crash early Monday morning was accessed by the AP. The vehicle went off the road and hit people leaving prayers in Finsbury Park after midnight. Terror on and near the London Bridge left at least eight people dead and wounded nearly 50 others on June 3. Police said earlier that one person was arrested. Read More »

Grenfell Tower fire: Boy, 6, gives pocket money to victims

The Grenfell Tower erupted into flames Wednesday in a deadly blaze that left 24 people still hospitalized - 12 of them in critical condition. Public anger was mounting as residents and neighbors demanded answers for how the blaze spread so quickly amid reports that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of exterior paneling in a renovation of the Grenfell Tower that ended in May 2016. Read More »

Pedestrians struck by vehicle in London; police report several casualties

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The London Ambulance Service said it was responding to the incident. She described it as a "terrible incident", adding: "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured , their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene". Both Muslim Welfare House and the Finsbury Park Mosque are a short walk south of Finsbury Park train station. This incident is coming weeks after suspected attacks on the United Kingdom by suspected terrorists. Read More »

May Called 'Coward' by Angry Crowd After Pledging Fire Aid

In an e-mail to The Globe and Mail, Ontario Ministry of Housing spokesman Mark Cripps said the enforcement of safety codes - such as the installation of proper cladding and a long list of other fire-suppression and prevention systems - is up to inspectors at the municipal level. Read More »

Indian wrestlers bag three medals at Junior Asian Championships

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Uzbekistan finished second with 67 points and Kazakhstan third with 57 points. In the 74kg weight class, Mohammad Mottaghinia defeated Isa Shapiev of Uzbekistan and won a gold medal. The 2017 Junior Asian Wrestling Championships were held at the National Taiwan University of Sport in Taichung city of Chinese Taipei from June 15-18. Read More »

Britain Left 'Sombre' By London Tower Fire, Says Queen Elizabeth II

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When asked about the biggest concerns of residents he said: "I think it comes down mainly to communication so it's the local people and those affected by this - it's unspeakable - it's ensuring they know the local authority is here, and local authorities through the entire city have come together, volunteers in their dozens are prepared to come out and do whatever they can". Read More »

'Seize homes to help Grenfell Tower victims' says Corbyn

The Prime Minister has been confronted by angry crowds after meeting victims of the Grenfell Tower fire in Kensington. As she left St Clement's Church following a visit lasting less than an hour, the PM faced cries of "coward" and "shame on you". Read More »