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The 11 candidates being considered for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The 11 candidates being considered for Federal Bureau of Investigation director Defence lawyer Alice Fisher was the first candidate interviewed at the justice department, U.S. media report. Almost a dozen people are being considered, including attorneys, law enforcement officials and legislators. Rogers is the former chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. If appointed, she would be the FBI's first female director. Declining comment on a Garland nomination, Schumer ... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump is in Saudi Arabia

According to analysis by The Intercept's Lee Fang, Saudi Arabia has more than quadrupled the amount of lobbyists it hires in Washington going from 25 in 2015 to 145 individuals contracted now. For the Saudis, Trump's visit represents a diplomatic and public relations coup for Mohammed bin Salman, the Kingdom's 31-year old deputy crown prince. [Full Article...]

Trump reportedly sent Michael Flynn a private message: 'Stay strong'

Yahoo News also has a rather intriguing story that shines light on reports of Trump's regret at firing Flynn along with White House attorneys repeatedly warning Trump not to contact his former national security advisor. Considering that Flynn's lawyers have just denied the Senate's subpoena of his testimony, it appears there is a great deal that Flynn and Trump are hoping to keep secret. [Full Article...]

Sweden drops Assange investigation

Speaking from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London, Assange said he could not forgive the awful injustice he had suffered. Despite that, the 45-year-old has signaled that he will remain inside Ecuador's London embassy where he has been hold up since 2012. [Full Article...]

James Comey's friend says he was disgusted after Trump's WH hug

The Post said they would not further identify the official. The person may be cooperating or have information of use to investigators. Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, has also landed on investigators' radar for meeting privately with Sergey Gorkov, the CEO of a Russian state-owned bank, during the transition. [Full Article...]

Syria, Russia condemn attack by US-led coalition

Syria, Russia condemn attack by US-led coalition The Pentagon said it had been operating in the Al-Tanf area for months training partner forces to battle IS. American officials and Syrian activists said the strike in the desert on Thursday hit the pro-Syrian government forces as they were setting up fighting positions in a protected area near Tanf. [Full Article...]

Macron arrives in Mali for visit to French troops

Macron said he had discussed the security situation in Mali with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during his visit to Berlin earlier this week. Visiting French troops fighting jihadists in West Africa, Macron has vowed that France will be unyielding. [Full Article...]

Quaid-e-Azam University shut down after violent clash

Quaid-e-Azam University shut down after violent clash The campus was reverberating with gun fire as police entered the sprawling university. Finally, tear gas shelling by Rangers brought the situation under control which dispersed the clashing students. A search operation for the suspects involved in the clash is now underway at the university. In a statement issued by the university administration, boys hostels have been closed after the incident. [Full Article...]

Somalia: President Farmajo to meet Donald Trump in Riyadh

The trip has been billed as a chance to visit places sacred to three of the world's major religions while including meetings with Arab, Israeli and European leaders. Abandoning some of the harsh anti-Muslim rhetoric of his presidential campaign, the draft of the speech, slated to be delivered in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, envisions new partnerships with America's traditional allies in the Middle East... [Full Article...]

Worldwide effort to keep Donald Trump happy

The administration cast the deal as a renewal of U.S. commitment to the region, though numerous sales included in the agreement were approved by the Obama administration. The White House bungled the president's stunning firing of FBI Director James Comey, who was overseeing a federal investigation into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Mamata asks party leaders to be prepared for "any situation"

Mamata asks party leaders to be prepared for He suggested that services to a patient should be provided with a smiling face as "a smiling face can cure half of the disease". "A patient or the relatives of a patient also have their own responsibility to ensure a better healthcare system". [Full Article...]

Five players to keep an eye on at the 2017 Memorial Cup

Five players to keep an eye on at the 2017 Memorial Cup Saint John Sea Dogs goalie Callum Booth tries to make a save on Windsor Spitfires' Aaron Luchuk during second-period action of the 2017 Memorial Cup round robin in Windsor on May 19, 2017. "This team wants to put the rest of the country on notice about not just the hockey here in Saint John, but the city of Saint John and what that means to them", Trevor Georgie explained. [Full Article...]

Irish Prime Minister Kenny to Step Down

Irish Prime Minister Kenny to Step Down Setting out his stall, he said: "I want to take the country forward". He said he wanted a new social contract and everyone should have equal opportunity. Simon Coveney is in Clare today for a number of engagements including the Clare Fine Gael AGM, but his visit here comes as he faces an uphill battle to defeat Leo Varadkar. [Full Article...]

Trump labels Russian Federation inquiry 'witch hunt'

Both the Senate and the House of Representatives still have committees conducting their own probes into whether Trump campaign advisers conspired with Russian operatives to influence the 2016 USA presidential election. The Senate intelligence committee also asked acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe to turn over any notes Comey might have made regarding discussions he had with White House or Justice... [Full Article...]

Jewish Israelis less certain of Trump's support for their state, poll suggests

Jewish Israelis less certain of Trump's support for their state, poll suggests Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley raised eyebrows this week when she declared that the Western Wall in Jerusalem is part of Israel and renewed the call made by Donald Trump during his presidential campaign a year ago that the United States should move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . [Full Article...]

A royal guestlist: 2 future British kings attend Pippa Middleton's wedding

A royal guestlist: 2 future British kings attend Pippa Middleton's wedding The stunning bride will walk down the aisle at St Mark's Church in Englefield, after getting engaged to hedge fund manager James Matthews in June 2016. Prince George will be a page boy and Charlotte - at the tender age of 2 - will be a bridesmaid. Her figure-hugging gown attracted attention at the 2011 wedding of Kate and Prince William, sparking completely unfounded rumors that she was dati... [Full Article...]

Joe Lieberman is top contender for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The former head of the FBI's field office in Baltimore, McFeely served in the agency from 1990 to 2014, according to his LinkedIn bio . The memo only added to the furor surrounding Trump's sudden and controversial firing of Comey last week, which came amid the FBI's intensifying probe into Russian interference in the 2016 campaign and Trump campaign associates' potential collusion with Moscow... [Full Article...]

White House looking at ethics rule to weaken special investigation

Mark Warner, D-Va., said the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence will schedule the open hearing for sometime after Memorial Day. The most visible questions about the possible cover-up have come since Trump took office, and especially in the days since the president abruptly fired Comey on May 9. [Full Article...]

Firing 'nutjob' Comey relieved investigation pressure, Trump told Russians

Former FBI director, Robert Mueller, who the Justice Department appointed mid-week as special counsel to investigate allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, has 60 days to assemble a team and budget. "I don't think (Rosenstein) did a lot to bolster our confidence in him today". Ex-FBI boss James Comey , who was sacked by Donald Trump, has agreed to testify ... [Full Article...]

Macron calls for countries' support in fighting extremism

Macron calls for countries' support in fighting extremism France's new President Emmanuel Macron is vowing to tackle the root of terrorism by promoting development cooperation in Mali. The trip to Gao, where some 1,600 troops are based and where he will also hold talks with Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, will reaffirm Paris' engagement, in stark contrast to his predecessor Francois Hollande, who began his term pulling troops out of Afghanista... [Full Article...]


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