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Macron party set for big win in France

Macron party set for big win in France Some Macron rivals are calling his future lawmakers "godillots", or yes men, a label given to President Charles De Gaulle's parliamentarians who were viewed as rubber-stamping his policies. German Chancellor Angela Merkel called the victory of Macron's party in the first round of parliamentary elections a "strong vote for reforms" and a senior official signaled Berlin's willingness to deepen c... [Full Article...]

Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee Sessions answered by laughing and said, "We met a couple of times". Risch then said, "Mr. Sessions , has any person from the White House or the administration, including the president of the United States, either directed you or asked you to do any unlawful or illegal act since you've been Attorney General of the United States?" The story contradicted Sessions during his confirmation hearing... [Full Article...]

Deputy AG wouldn't fire Mueller if unlawful

Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Rosenstein confirmed that he believes he has authority over Mueller's hiring and potential firing, and that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has forfeited that authority due to his recusal. "With respect to the subject, only the president or his attorneys are authorized to comment". "If there were not good cause it wouldn't matter what anyone said". [Full Article...]

Rep. Gohmert: 'Dirty' Comey, Mueller Colluded to 'Blackmail' Trump

Ruddy fired back Tuesday morning to Politico, saying in an email that Spicer's statement "doesn't deny my claim the President is considering firing Mueller " and "says I didn't speak to the president about the matter - when I never claimed to have done so". [Full Article...]

Attorney General Sessions Set to Testify in Russia Probe Hearing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions attends a Cabinet meeting with President Donald Trump , Monday, June 12, 2017, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington . US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation interfered in the election to help Trump in part by hacking and releasing damaging emails about Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. [Full Article...]

Qatar must stop funding terror, extremist ideology

Qatar must stop funding terror, extremist ideology But it has fallen out with its Arab neighbors, who accuse it of sponsoring extremist groups, some of them allegedly linked to arch Saudi foe Iran , fomenting trouble across the region. But turning up the heat on Qatar so soon after the countries cut off diplomatic ties could imperil the future of the USA military's largest outpost in the Middle East - an air base 20 miles south of the capital... [Full Article...]

Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

I have observed him the longest. "I know he has his own brand of integrity". "It's just not in him to do this". According to James Comey , President Donald Trump was pressuring him to stop the inquiry into friend and former national security advisor General Michael Flynn , by saying he "hoped" the FBI would drop the investigation . [Full Article...]

Trump says heath care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up'

Trump says heath care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up' One GOP Senate aide said there wasn't a lot of substance in the meeting. AARP is ramping up pressure on senators to vote against provisions in the House-passed ObamaCare repeal-and-replace bill that the influential lobbying group says would hurt older adults. [Full Article...]

May to form new government after losing parliamentary majority

But that's not the picture she painted at the end of May. Though Theresa May's Conservative Party will still be the largest in Parliament, and she has vowed to continue on as prime minister, conservatives had hoped to gain seats and bolster their majority. [Full Article...]

Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

This was after a February meeting in which Comey said Trump told Sessions and others to leave the room before asking him to drop a probe into National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation. Wyden said Monday that Sessions hasn't engaged in anything close to a real recusal. "This is a secret innuendo out being leaked out there about me, and I don't appreciate it", Sess... [Full Article...]

Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'

Trump hosted 13 Republican senators for lunch at the White House on Tuesday in a bid to help the lawmakers find common ground to move forward with healthcare reform legislation this summer. PROMISES, PROMISES: Trump's promise to repeal Obama's health overhaul was a fixture of his campaign. A cut or cap on Medicaid would be tragic for millions of Americans who rely on it to receive long... [Full Article...]

Gov't wants more time to address second travel ban ruling

An estimated 6,225 Syrians were expected to come into the United States since October 1, but only 1,341 have entered ever since Trump took to the office. It further decreased the number of refugees to 50,000 for the fiscal year 2017, which was otherwise 110,000. Orrick is a lower-court judge whose rulings would be reviewed by the 9th Circuit. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu: Israel not seeking escalation over Gaza electricity crisis

Netanyahu: Israel not seeking escalation over Gaza electricity crisis Israel will reduce electricity supplies to the Gaza Strip after funding cuts by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, a minister said Monday, worsening an already severe shortage in the Hamas-run enclave. A spokesperson for the militant group, Abdel Latif Al-Qanua, said that Israel's decision to reduce the power supply was " catastrophic and dangerous " and would "accelerate the deterioration and e... [Full Article...]

DUP could clash with Conservatives over Brexit

DUP could clash with Conservatives over Brexit Prime Minister Theresa May has said she would form a government with the support of the DUP, though it is not clear what kind of arrangement this will be. As well as same-sex marriage, abortion is also not legal in Northern Ireland mostly because of the DUP. With less room for manoeuvre, she may be forced to reject compromises proposed by Brussels and drive a harder bargain. [Full Article...]

Jury deliberations continue in Cosby trial

Jury deliberations continue in Cosby trial In his 2005 deposition, Cosby said he obtained several prescriptions for quaaludes in the 1970s and offered the now-banned sedatives to women he wanted to have sex with. The 79-year-old entertainer did not take the stand at his trial, but prosecutors used Cosby's decade-old deposition testimony as evidence. He later told police the pills were Benadryl, a cold and allergy medicine, and that what ... [Full Article...]

UK leader holding alliance talks with NIreland party chief

Brexit minister David Davis has insisted the approach to the European Union divorce had not changed, but at the meeting with lawmakers on Monday, May recognised that a broader consensus needed to be built for Brexit and made clear she would listen to all wings of the party on the issue. [Full Article...]

Morgan hints at changing Roy for Bairstow

Eoin Morgan , the England captain, hinted on Tuesday that Bairstow, who has never played as an opener in worldwide cricket , could come in for the out-of-form opener Jason Roy . "The only thing I will say", Arthur added, "I know that Bairstow has opened at county level (but) he's never done it internationally, and I think that's a different ball game, " he added. [Full Article...]

Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

James seemed to be at peace with the fate of this Cavs team since their narrow Game 3 loss to the Warriors last week, which put them in an unrecoverable 0-3 hole in the best-of-seven series. Irving added 26 points and six assists. The two-time US Olympic gold medallist scored more than 30 points in each of the five games - the first player since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000 for the LA Lak... [Full Article...]

Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire Mueller

Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire Mueller Those calls have escalated since fired FBI Director Comey cryptically told lawmakers last week that the bureau had expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he did from the investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election. [Full Article...]

Sessions to face sharp questions on Trump, Russia, Comey

Sessions has acknowledged two other exchanges with the ambassador, yet his failure to initially disclose those encounters during his confirmation hearing helped prompt his recusal from the Russian Federation probe. He again cited a Justice Department rule. Eventually he conceded that he didn't want to reveal what the President had said, in case Mr Trump decides later to invoke executive pr... [Full Article...]


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