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Do Any Republicans Want Trump Impeached? The Pressure Is On

Trump himself said he had "an absolute right" as president to share "facts pertaining to terrorism" and airline safety with Russian Federation. According to a source who has seen a memo written by Comey , U.S. Two moderate Republicans, one of whom is a member of the Senate committee investigating Trump's campaign ties to Russian Federation, raised the possibility of tapping a special prosecutor to continue the FBI investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 presidential election Wednesday. Read More »

Trump did not pass secrets to Russia - Putin

Speaking at a news conference alongside Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, Putin quipped that Lavrov had not passed what he said were the non-existent secrets onto him either. The Flynn investigation was part of a broader investigation into Russian interference in last year's presidential election. The allegation stems from a memo written by Comey and seen by a source familiar with the contents of the memo. Read More »

Congressman calls for President Trump's impeachment on House floor

Leaders attending the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 summits at the tail end of Trump's trip have been told by organizers to keep their presentations brief - a request made with Trump's short attention span in mind. The Flynn investigation was part of a broader probe into Russian interference in last year's presidential election. He dismissed outrage over Trump's disclosures as USA politicians whipping up "anti-Russian sentiment". Read More »

Democrat calls for President Donald Trump's impeachment in US House floor speech

Our unelected, selected president is becoming even more of a buffoon than Alec Baldwin's portrayal on Saturday Night Live . The dollar, has given up all the gains it made following Trump's presidential election win in November previous year, and a pull-back from record highs for global stocks points to investor unease about recent headlines. Read More »

Spicer: Trump's threatening Comey tweet was 'not a threat'

Comey's investigation of "this Russian Federation thing" infuriated Trump. "He made a recommendation". And the Democrats like him. Trump went on to slam Democrats as "hypocrites" due to their previous condemnations of Comey and his handling of the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server. Read More »

Star Wars Day: May the Fourth

Members of the New York Philharmonic got dressed up for global "Star Wars" Day and played some of the more famous music from the films. This year is the 40th anniversary of the original 1977 film written and directed by George Lucas and starring Harrison Ford , Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, who died last year and is best known for her role as the intrepid Princess Leia Organa. Read More »

1 more kidnapped girl rescued in addition to 82

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Jihadists from the group aligned with the Islamic State group abducted the girls from their school dormitory and held majority captive for more than three years. "I have a husband'". "We want them to accept Islam", she said, as reported by Al Jazeera . When 57-year-old Zannah Mustapha arrived for the handover of the 82 Chibok girls freed from Boko Haram after three years in captivity, a militant read out the girls' names from a list. Read More »

Hope to see sovereign Palestine coexisting with Israel: Modi

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Earlier, around 70 countries had reaffirmed that only a two-state solution could resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Reuters had reported . Modi's remarks come ahead of his scheduled visit to the Jewish state and assume significance in the backdrop of growing proximity between India and Israel. Read More »

Nuclear Waste Tunnel Collapses In Washington

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Hanford is the nation's largest nuclear cleanup site, with 56 million gallons of radioactive waste sitting in old, leaky underground tanks just a few hours upriver from Portland. No contamination has been detected following the cave-in. A no-fly zone was meanwhile ordered over the site as a precaution. The AP reports no workers were in the tunnel at the time of collapse. Read More »

US ambassador says Chinese leverage is key to North Korea

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The United States ran a trade deficit of $347 billion with China past year, U.S. Treasury figures show. Beijing will also allow USA -owned firms in China to provide credit rating and electronic payment services, the latter of which is already dominated by China's UnionPay. Read More »

Un homme perd la vie sur un chantier routier près de Victoriaville

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Le décès de la victime, qui était employée d'une sablière, a été constaté sur place. Quant au conducteur du camion, il a subi un choc nerveux. La SQ a dépêché deux spécialistes en reconstitution sur le chantier. La route rurale était fermée à la circulation, afin de permettre la réparation d'un ponceau, a précisé Mme Bilodeau. En soirée, l'Association des travailleurs en signalisation routière du Québec a réagi à cet accident. Read More »

Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison

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After receiving the sentence, Manning announced that she was transgendered and took the name Chelsea Manning (previously she had identified as a man and was known by the name of Bradley Manning). Labelled a traitor by right-wing President Donald Trump, she has gained the support of celebrities and is seen by many Americans as a courageous rights activist who was handed an unfair sentence for revealing civilian deaths caused by United States bombings in Iraq and Afghanistan. Read More »

Paul Ryan: 'We need the facts' before rushing to judgment

Flynn resigned in February after disclosures that he had discussed USA sanctions on Russia with the Russian ambassador to the United States before Trump took office and misled Vice President Mike Pence about the conversations. The associate who described the memo has said Mr. Comey is willing to testify but wants to do it in public to ensure a full airing of events. The FBI and Justice Department declined to comment Tuesday on accounts of the memo, which was first reported by The New York ... Read More »

Watch New Middle-Earth Shadow of War Open World Trailer

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A description of the trailer from the Warner Bros. interactive press release follows. Check out the Shadow of War trailer in the player below! The open-world action-adventure game is brought to life through the expansion of the award-winning Nemesis System. Read More »

Hollande arrive au siège du PS sous les applaudissements

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Quant à la Première dame, Brigitte Macron, elle aussi amiénoise, vêtue d'une robe tailleur bleu lavande: elle a précédé de dix minutes son époux à l'Elysée, lançant quelques baisers d'un geste de la main aux badauds rassemblés devant le porche du palais, avant d'être accueillie par le chef du protocole et de gagner un salon du palais présidentiel. Read More »

EN IMAGES - François Hollande passe le pouvoir à Emmanuel Macron

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Très vite, M. Macron devrait désigner son Premier ministre et former son gouvernement. Après la cérémonie d'investiture, le nouveau président français se verra remettre les insignes de grand-croix de la Légion d'honneur, avant de prononcer l'allocution traditionnelle du chef d'Etat élu. Read More »

US Treasury sanctions Iran officials, China-based network over ballistic missile program

Wednesday's actions come just two days before the Iranian presidential election, which pits incumbent Hassan Rouhani, whose administration negotiated the JCPOA, against hardliners who oppose opening relations with the west. Dual announcements by the State and Treasury Departments on Wednesday focused on condemning Iran's ballistic-missile program, its human rights record and its support for the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Read More »

Petition to impeach President Donald Trump passes 1 million signers

Comey's associates". The paper - citing two people who read notes written by Comey - reported that when Comey met Trump the day after Flynn resigned, the president tried to halt any FBI investigation. He called for the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate. "He would love to have them", the source said. Representative Elijah Cummings, the ranking Democrat on the House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Trump's disclosure only reinforced ... Read More »

Putin dismisses Trump reports as 'schizophrenia' and offers to release meeting transcript

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Speaking to Russian news agencies on Wednesday Yuri Ushakov, an aide to President Vladimir Putin, would not comment the contents of last week's talks among Trump, Lavrov and Kislyak. They're probably questioning how candid they want to be with an American leader whose ability to keep a secret is dubious at best. Speculation has been running rife across the internet: is Donald Trump a psychopath? He added: "The enemy can very easily identify and recognize where the information came from and ... Read More »

Former governor, OU regent Keating on Federal Bureau of Investigation director shortlist

He is now a senior partner in the worldwide law firm of Holland & Knight. Trump will be meeting Wednesday with Lieberman, former Oklahoma Gov. "To have that special prosecutor, people would breathe a sigh of relief because then there would be a real independent person overlooking the Federal Bureau of Investigation director", Senate Minority Leader Schumer told CNN's "State of the Union". Read More »

Trump 'asked Federal Bureau of Investigation to halt Flynn inquiry'

The report said the spy's life was at risk because of the disclosure. "If the White House has been saying all day that this never happened, then I think they should come forth with whatever evidence that they have, whether it's tapes or notes made by someone at the White House, to contradict this", King said. Read More »