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by | May 09, 2018 | 09:20

Barrack, a real estate investor who has been described as the President's "loyal whisperer", has known Trump for decades and was involved in the campaign. Mueller revealed that the original appointment order was left vague to protect sensitive information, and that the memo was used to address the specifics of the investigation.

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:19

During the 2016 presidential campaign, candidate Trump said that McCain was not the type of hero he admired. "I think it's ridiculous ", Hatch was quoted as saying by Politico . The entire Democratic Party caucus opposed the bill. Trump and McCain have a troubled past. He called the process bad, arguing that the only repeal bill he could support was one that had been through the usual bipartisan debate.

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:16

She issued a statement Tuesday: "I am honored to serve the people of ny as acting attorney general". Schneiderman said Monday night that the allegations , which he contests, made it impossible to continue as the state's leading law enforcement officer.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:44

Though Stephen Curry showed mixed progress with his shooting accuracy in his third game since nursing a left knee injury (8-of-17 shooting), the Death Lineup still created both open looks (23 points) and less pressure to do everything. Years later, Gentry has taken over as head coach of the New Orleans Pelicans , and when he looks around the league he sees a bunch of teams using a system that looks awfully familiar.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:40

KCTV5 reports Cody M. Harter, 23, from St. Joseph, Missouri was found dead by his truck in the middle of northbound 291 Highway near the I-470 merger. His maroon 2003 Chevrolet Silverado was found parked across the shoulder of this street. The suspect remains on the run and Harter's mother asked anyone with information on her son's death to come forward in the Sunday press conference .

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:36

Australia's Border Safety Minister Peter Dutton informed reporters on Monday that Australian authorities had been working with the Malaysians to forestall the ship reaching Australian or New Zealand . Mr Lees-Galloway said lives had been put at extreme risk in the most vast and treacherous ocean in the world. The boats used to arrive on Australian shores at a rate of more than one a day, but no boat smuggling people has arrived in Australia in nearly four years.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:35

New radar scans have provided conclusive evidence that there are no hidden rooms inside the chamber in Egypt's Valley of the Kings where King Tutankhamun was laid to rest. Archaeologists had previously claimed they were " 90 percent sure " that the hidden chamber exists. After Reeves' paper, a series of radar scans seemed to support his theory.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:36

The UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) on Friday ordered the firm to hand over all of its information on American professor David Caroll, according to The Guardian . Analyst Michael Pachter from Wedbush Securities said that Facebook is fortunate that the scandal circles around information that was used for political advertisements and not nefarious purposes, according to Reuters.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:31

Some 40,000 rape cases were reported in India in 2016, but campaigners though say the real number is higher, with victims wary of making complaints because of social stigma. This brings the total of suspects arrested in the three seperate cases of rape of teenage girls in east India to 22. In recent weeks the country was gripped by protests over the gang rape and murder of eight year old girl.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:30

The dramatic claim by Mr Gomès, who is a former president of the New Caledonia government, came as French president Emmanuel Macron paid his first visit to the island, where tensions are running high over the November vote. Thousands of people have taken to the streets on Saturday, with residents planning to join mass protests against President Macron's policies and authorities taking measures to quell the crowds to avert violence on the streets - the manifestations are going under the ...

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:28

Embassy" in English, Hebrew and Arabic. The entire Jerusalem al-Quds is now under Israel's control, while the regime also claims the city's eastern part, which hosts the third holiest Muslim site. Publicly, however, USA officials have denied the report, telling the Jerusalem Post: "President Donald Trump's plan has not yet been completed but has entered its final stages of development".

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:28

He also looked ahead to his meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. Trump said people entering the US illegally are taking advantage of "catch-and-release" policies and don't show up for their immigration court dates. Sherrod Brown , for their opposition to a border wall. Both are Trump-agenda supporters who have spent a combined almost $10 million since December.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:24

That means parents will likely face prosecution while their children remain in detention at a "separate refugee facility", according to the Los Angeles Times . Last fiscal year, the number of immigration prosecutions declined 14 percent, to almost 60,000. Criminal prosecutions at the border have soared over the past two decades, from fewer than 10,000 cases in 1996 to more than 90,000 at their peak in 2013 under former president Barack Obama, according to TRAC, a Syracuse University ...

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:25

With homes destroyed and lava spraying into a Hawaiian neighborhood, the concern for many homeowners is: Will the damage be covered? On Sunday, residents were allowed a brief return to their homes to rescue pets and collect personal belongings and medication but because new fissures have been sighted, residents have been evacuated indefinitely.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:21

Met Office forecaster Charlie Powell said the highs of 28C were not going to be widespread, with the scorching temperatures being the "exception rather than the rule". We are set to see cooler temperatures on Tuesday, with the weather picture becoming more mixed as the month progresses. The Met Office forecaster Greg Dewhurst said: "We have smashed the warmest bank holiday Monday for early May".

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:14

A subpoena fight would likely find its way to the Supreme Court, which has never firmly decided whether presidents can be compelled to speak under oath. "I know this sounds amusing to people there at home - I never thought $130,000 was a real payment", he told ABC, adding: "People don't go away for $130,000 with a meritorious claim".

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:12

Gaza's health ministry confirmed six people were killed, updating the figure from an initial five, and three others wounded in what residents said appeared to be an accidental explosion in the Az Zawayda area of the central Gaza Strip. The protests have seen thousands gather to demand access to their families' lost homes or lands, now in Israel. The exact circumstances of the blast were unclear and Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, provided no further details.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:07

The White House on Saturday issued a statement denouncing China's demand that U.S. and foreign airlines change how they identify Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau on their Web sites. "President Donald Trump ran against political correctness in the United States", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:05

PML-N federal ministers have expressed fears that the attack could be a conspiracy to delay the general election in June/July or stop the PML-N from taking part in it. Violence has been a feature of pre-election periods in Pakistan over the past decade, mainly due to Islamist assassinations of political figures, including former prime minister Benazir Bhutto in 2007.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:05

President Trump on Monday appealed to voters in West Virginia to reject controversial GOP Senate candidate and ex-coal boss Don Blankenship in Tuesday's primary. Senate primary. "Todd Rokita puts on a MAGA hat, he runs around the state, but on the tough votes...he's against President Trump", GOP Rep. Luke Messer said of his Republican House colleague Rokita in a debate last month.