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House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes

Asked if he would be willing to go under oath to give his version of the interactions with Comey, Trump replied, "100 percent". During nearly three hours of frank statements Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey described himself as "stunned" by Trump's "very disturbing" and "very concerning" behavior in several meetings. [Full Article...]

President Trump's Attorney Will File Complaint Against James Comey

This is contrary to reason, the bulk of case law, and any fair interpretation of a statute governing anyone who "influences, obstructs, or impedes, or endeavors to influence, obstruct, or impede the due administration of justice". Initially, he claimed to have acted because Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein recommended in a memo that he terminate Comey for mishandling the FBI's investigatio... [Full Article...]

Terror ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry hours before London attack'

Terror ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry hours before London attack' Instead, the 27-year-old opted for a white Renault hire van, packing it with bags of gravel to make it heavier and give it more momentum as a "battering ram". However, Butt failed to provide payment information for the rental and it didn't go forward. After being unsuccessful in his bid to hire a 7.5-tonne truck, Butt, who was on bail for a fraud offence at the time of the attack, used a recentl... [Full Article...]

British prime minister names new chief of staff

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill both resigned after becoming the target of Conservative Party fury in the aftermath of an election that wiped out its Parliamentary majority. Ms Hill said on the site it had been a pleasure to serve "with such an excellent Prime Minister". Some senior Tories have made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to rema... [Full Article...]

Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'

Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty' Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said: "100 per cent". If Comey felt that was inappropriate, he should have said something right then and there. Pundits and legal experts were divided about whether Trump's actions rose to the level of obstruction of justice, a potentially impeachable offense. [Full Article...]

PM Theresa May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , riding a wave of acclaim for his party's unexpectedly strong showing, called on May to resign. However it is the prime minister herself who now finds herself reliant on a minor socially conservative party from Northern Ireland to let her govern. [Full Article...]

Qatar, accused of supporting terrorism, hires ex-US attorney general

The foreign minister said the goal of Turkey's military base in Qatar was to contribute to the security of the Gulf region and not a specific state. After meetings with Mr Trump and his top national security officials, Rex Tillerson called for de-escalation and dialogue, and said the crisis was "hindering USA military action in the region, and the campaign against ISIL". [Full Article...]

Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: United Kingdom police

Manchester attacker bought most bomb parts himself: United Kingdom police Its executive committee had met and agreed not to inter the remains of Abedi if his family made a request, said the spokesman. Numerous suicide attacker's movements and actions were "carried out alone" in the four days prior to the attack, said Russ Jackson , head of the North West Counter Terrorism Unit. [Full Article...]

London attack death toll rises to eight

Dramatic video footage released Thursday shows the moment when armed British police swooped into a busy market area near London Bridge and shot dead three attackers after they killed eight people and stabbed dozens. Authorities continue to collect evidence there. Zaghba was stopped while trying to take a flight to Turkey on his way to Syria , Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera reported Tue... [Full Article...]

Trump flatly denies Comey accusations, willing to respond under oath

Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president, in series of teases. "I am not hinting at anything". There was "no collusion, no obstruction" of justice, Trump said during a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis , adding that Comey is "a leaker" to boot. [Full Article...]

Theresa May to form minority government

This week's election left the Conservatives several seats short of a majority in Parliament, so they are seeking a deal with the Northern Ireland-based DUP, which won 10 seats. But despite jubilation among Mr Corbyn's supporters at bloodying Mrs May' s nose, Labour MP Chris Leslie said the party should not pretend it achieved a "famous victory". [Full Article...]

Pentagon: 3 US soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Afghanistan

Omar Zawak, spokesman for the governor of Helmand, said the deaths occurred when a U.S. aircraft fired on Afghan police, the statement said. US Marines returned to Helmand in April, years after NATO's combat mission ended in 2014, to help embattled Afghan security forces beat back the resurgent Taliban. [Full Article...]

President Trump to Qatar: Stop Funding Extremist Ideology

President Trump to Qatar: Stop Funding Extremist Ideology But Trump said the isolation of Qatar is not a long-term US goal, expressing hope that the nation will "do more and do it faster" in cutting its financial ties supporting terror groups. Crisis in the Gulf: Why is Qatar under siege? Earlier this week, Saudi Arabia , Egypt , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates formally cut diplomatic ties with the small Arab nation. [Full Article...]

Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

Mr Mueller was appointed by the US Justice Department to oversee the Russian Federation investigation, which Mr Comey had been heading prior to his dismissal and may have been the reason why the President made a decision to fire him, Mr Comey suggested on Thursday. [Full Article...]

British PM Now Says DUP Talks Ongoing, No Support Deal Yet

Two of May's chief advisers, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, resigned, falling on the sword for the poorly managed campaign that led to the ruling party losing its majority in parliament by taking 318 seats, eight short of a single-party government and 12 less than the previous elections. [Full Article...]

May to finalise Cabinet, prepare for Brexit talks

He mocked May's election campaign slogan that she would provide "strong and stable" leadership, saying: "She fought the election on the basis that it was her campaign, it was her decision to call the election , it was her name out there, and she was saying she was doing it to bring about strong and stable government". [Full Article...]

The pink knife one of the London attackers used for slashings

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Dick said she understood that people were concerned about security after attacks in London and Manchester but that the British capital was a safe city that would not be intimidated. "We need to know more about these unusual knives". Where have they come from? "A Saturday night for London , a week after the bad attacks at London Bridge, is a chance for people... [Full Article...]

British voters wake up and ask: Who are the DUP?

DUP and May's party share cordial relations since she became prime minister 11 months ago and are likely to enter into an agreement so as to stop Jeremy Corbyn becoming prime minister. It holds 28 seats in the Northern Ireland Assembly. "I asked for a categoric assurance that if any deal or scoping deal was done with the DUP, there would be absolutely no rescission of LGBTI rights in the rest... [Full Article...]

Tehran calls US' statement on terror attack 'repugnant,' vows to seek revenge

The six attackers were Iranians who had joined the ISIS, the deputy secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, Reza Seifollahi, said on state TV. Trump has repeatedly accused Iran of sponsoring "terrorism". Abu Aisha was killed and the network forced to flee the country, the statement said. [Full Article...]

Trump goes to Supreme Court, insists travel ban on Muslims

In its filing, the government asked the top United States court to rule on the legal standing of Trump's order, appealing a ruling by the federal Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals that upheld a nationwide block of the travel ban . "This order has been the subject of passionate political debate", the brief said. In May, a federal appeals court in Richmond, Virginia, blocked enforcement ... [Full Article...]


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