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  • Comey wants to speak with FBI investigator Mueller before testifying
    Comey_aimed_to_expand_investigations_of_trump%e2%80%99s_ties_to_russia_before_firing 2017-05-23 00:39:26 UTC
    Former FBI Director James Comey is delaying an appearance before the U.S. House Oversight Committee that had been planned for Wednesday, the panel's chairman said on Monday. In a post on Twitter, Chairman Jason Chaffetz, who will step down from...
  • Flynn Invoked the 'Fifth Amendment' and Declined to Collaborate
    Senate_intel_has_not_received_a_subpoena_response_from_flynn 2017-05-22 20:41:54 UTC
    Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn declined on Monday to comply with a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee as it investigates possible Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. He invoked his Fifth Amen...
  • Trump's Comey remark to Russians shows his weakness
    Trump's_comey_remark_to_russians_shows_his_weakness 2017-05-21 19:29:50 UTC
    WASHINGTON — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump raised the firing of the FBI director in a meeting with Russia's foreign minister to explain why he had been unable to find areas of cooperation with Moscow, two top administration off...
  • Alec Baldwin Teaches Daughter Carmen 'Trump Impression'
    Alec_baldwin_teaches_daughter_carmen_'trump_impression' 2017-05-22 18:10:08 UTC
    Alec Baldwin's wife Hilaria Thomas posted on her Instagram page Saturday a video of the actor teaching their 3 and 1/2-year-old daughter Carmen his Donald Trump impression, the one he does in costume on SNL. "Carmen, what day does Daddy play Do...
  • Far-right nationalist Trump looks increasingly isolated
    Trump's_nonsense_economic_plan_doesn't_work_with_simple_math 2017-05-22 18:26:31 UTC
    WASHINGTON — In the Trump White House, it’s getting lonely at the top. U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump’s fellow Republicans in Congress are showing signs of going their own way, both on politics and policy, determined to salva...
  • Trump to Lavrov: U.S. FBI director was crazy, a real nut job
    Trump_revealed_highly_classified_information_to_russians 2017-05-20 06:24:21 UTC
    WASHINGTON — The New York Times reported that U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump boasted to Russian officials at a White House meeting last week that firing Comey relieved "great pressure" the president faced from a law-enforcement ...
  • Trump's people were in excessive contact with Russians
    Trump's_people_were_in_excessive_contact_with_russians 2017-05-19 05:58:03 UTC
    WASHINGTON — Michael Flynn and other advisers to Donald Trump’s campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the 2016 presidential race, current and fo...
  • Senate Intel has not received a subpoena response from Flynn
    Senate_intel_has_not_received_a_subpoena_response_from_flynn 2017-05-18 18:22:41 UTC
    Lawyers for President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn have not yet indicated whether Flynn plans to comply with the Senate Intelligence Committee's subpoena for documents, the panel's chairman said in a statement on T...
  • Since Jan 22 U.S. arrested 41,318 undocumented immigrants
    U.s._arrested_41_318_immigrants_since_january_22__2017 2017-05-17 18:50:58 UTC
    By Mica Rosenberg | NEW YORK — U.S. arrests of undocumented immigrants rose by nearly 40 percent in the first 100 days of U.S. far-right nationalist Donald Trump's presidency, following executive orders that broadened the scope of who could be tar...
  • Moscow plays Russian roulette with Washington
    Moscow_is_playing_russian_roulette_with_washington 2017-05-17 17:55:28 UTC
    SOCHI/MOSCOW — Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump had not divulged any secrets during a meeting in Washington with Russian officials and offered to prove it by supplying Congress with a transcript. But a leading U...
  • Ryan backs Trump: why didn’t Comey take action at the time?
    Ryan_backs_trump-_why_didn%e2%80%99t_comey_take_action_at_the_time 2017-05-17 17:04:27 UTC
    WASHINGTON — House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan pivots to blaming former FBI director Comey. He stuck to that line and told reporters on Wednesday he still has confidence in U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump. Ryan also...
  • Start Counting the Last Days of Trump's Presidency
    Start_counting_the_last_days_of_trump's_presidency 2017-05-17 06:46:20 UTC
    By leaking extraordinarily sensitive intelligence to the Russian foreign minister and the Russian ambassador, Trump risks helping enemies who would subvert the government of the United States. There is little or no chance that a hue and cry like “...
  • Trump asked Comey to shut down the investigation into Flynn
    Trump_asked_comey_to_shut_down_the_investigation_into_flynn 2017-05-17 04:02:23 UTC
    WASHINGTON — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to shut down an investigation into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia, an associate of Comey, who ha...
  • Merrick Garland not interested in become director of the FBI
    Merrick_garland_not_interested_in_become_director_of_the_fbi 2017-05-16 17:36:32 UTC
    U.S. appeals court judge Merrick Garland, former President Barack Obama’s ill-fated Supreme Court nominee, is not interested in become director of the FBI, according to sources close to the judge. Merrick Garland, the chief judge of the U.S. Co...
  • Trump Undermines Trust Between Partners: "I Have the Absolute Right"
    Trump_undermines_trust_between_partners-_%22i_have_the_absolute_right%22 2017-05-16 16:31:12 UTC
    WASHINGTON — Facing a deluge of criticism over his handling of highly classified information, U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump defended having shared "facts" with senior Russian officials, saying on Tuesday he had an "absolute rig...
  • Ford plans to shrink its salaried workers in US by 3000
    Ford_plans_to_shrink_its_salaried_workers_in_us_by_3000 2017-05-16 06:32:03 UTC
    WASHINGTON/DETROIT — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump promised: "Car companies coming back to U.S. JOBS! JOBS! JOBS!" Now Ford plans to shrink its salaried workforce in North America and Asia by about 10 percent as it works t...
  • Trump's statements as evidence of discriminatory intent
    Trump's_statements_as_evidence_of_discriminatory_intent 2017-05-15 20:53:28 UTC
    SEATTLE — U.S. appeals court judges on Monday questioned the lawyer defending U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban about whether it discriminates against Muslims and pressed challengers to explain why the court ...
  • Constitutional law professor says Trump must be impeached
    Constitutional_law_professor_says_trump_must_be_impeached 2017-05-14 07:16:26 UTC
    Top Harvard constitutional law professor, Laurence Tribe, is calling for an impeachment investigation into U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump. To “wait for the results of the multiple investigations underway is to risk tying our ...
  • G7 countries made it clear they do not share US Trump's view
    G7_countries_made_it_clear_they_do_not_share_us_trump's_view 2017-05-13 16:32:48 UTC
    BARI, ITALY — Europe and Japan showed they remained worried about Washington's new policy. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the United States reserved the right to be protectionist if it thought trade was not free or fair. "We do ...
  • Trump Threatens to Replace the WH Press Briefing with Tweets
    Trump_threatens_to_replace_the_white_house_press_briefing_with_tweets 2017-05-13 07:25:37 UTC
    U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump sounded off on "The Fake Media," firing back as details continue to unfold after this week's firing of FBI Director James Comey. An interview with NBC News' Lester Holt and the president aired o...
  • Eva Longoria's Character Fancies Her Son's Teacher in 'Decline and Fall'
    Eva_longoria's_character_fancies_her_son's_teacher_in_'decline_and_fall' 2017-05-12 23:25:00 UTC
    She's smitten. Eva Longoria stars in the upcoming TV adaptation of Evelyn Waugh's 1928 novel, Decline and Fall, and Us Weekly has an exclusive sneak peek. The Desperate Housewives alum, 42, plays Margot Beste-Chetwynde in the series, which is s...
  • General Electric: We're very supportive of NAFTA
    General_electric-_we're_very_supportive_of_nafta 2017-05-12 19:35:46 UTC
    MONTERREY, MEXICO — General Electric Co's chief executive on Friday praised Mexico as a big part of its future growth and said the company is "very supportive" of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that U.S. far-right nationalist Pres...
  • Warning directed at Trump: Mexico outlines plans for alternatives on trade
    Warning_directed_at_trump-_mexico_outlines_plans_for_alternatives_on_trade 2017-05-12 18:44:03 UTC
    In the warning directed at the U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump, Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo, outlines plans for alternatives on trade. He sent a stark message to Trump, saying an upcoming visit by Mexican offic...
  • Trump Threatens Comey to Not Leak to Media
    Trump_threatens_comey_to_not_leak_to_media 2017-05-12 20:23:09 UTC
    WASHINGTON — U.S. far-right nationalist President Donald Trump threatens ousted FBI Director James Comey to Not Leak to Media, suggesting there might be tapes of conversations between the two men that could contradict his account. "James Comey ...
  • California Leads U.S. Economy, Away From Trump
    California_leads_u.s._economy__away_from_trump 2017-05-12 05:13:22 UTC
    <blockquote><h3><i>Whatever the president says, this state does the opposite. It's working.</h3></i> To justify his executive orders nullifying policies protecting people from climate change, hazardous working conditions and persecution because...