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Trump orders declassification of Russian Federation probe documents

Trump orders declassification of Russian Federation probe documents

That includes the surveillance authorization documents concerning the bureau's wiretap of Trump campaign advisor Carter Page as well as former FBI Director James Comey's text messages. Page admitted earlier this summer, that investigators, led by her then-paramour Strzok, had found no evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin after more than nine months of investigating. Read More

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Democrats Calls To Delay Kavanaugh Vote After His Accuser Goes Public

Democrats Calls To Delay Kavanaugh Vote After His Accuser Goes Public

Mr Kavanaugh denied the allegations when they first surfaced last week. Christine Blasey Ford , a psychology professor at Palo Alto University, alleges Kavanaugh held her down on a bed and groped her, attempting to forcibly undress her. Feinstein has give the letter to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Hassan said Collins will make her own decision. The Judiciary Committee, which has finished confirmation hearings for Kavanagh, still plans to vote next Thursday on whether to ... Read More

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Gas Explosions Ignite Dozens of Homes North of Boston

Gas Explosions Ignite Dozens of Homes North of Boston

Lawrence General Hospital said it was treating four victims with injuries related to the fires but did not provide details about their conditions. Massachusetts State Police urged all residents with homes serviced by Columbia Gas in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover to evacuate, snarling traffic and causing widespread confusion as residents and local officials struggled to understand what was happening. Read More

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Trump to target election meddling with new sanctions order

While Coates said that "we have not seen the intensity of activity from 2016", the intelligence community has seen signs that there are efforts underway by a number of actors to manipulate the political process this year. Trump has also said he accepts the strong consensus view of USA intelligence agencies that Russian Federation did interfere, including through propaganda and falsehoods spread on social media. Read More

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Three toddlers among five dead in Perth house

Three toddlers among five dead in Perth house

The man now assisting police remains in custody, no charges have been laid at this time. Police refused to say what the man told them - or how he was known to the victims. - Alice Murray 9 News (@AliceMurraych9) September 9, 2018BREAKING: there's a major crime scene in Bedford right now. 'This is a tragic event and will have an impact on family and friends, the community, and the emergency services who first responded to the tragic scene. Read More

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Chrystia Freeland, Canada's FM, calls NAFTA talks 'constructive' but still no deal

Chrystia Freeland, Canada's FM, calls NAFTA talks 'constructive' but still no deal

Trudeau made clear, however, he would insist on keeping the so-called Chapter 19 dispute-resolution mechanism that Washington wants to scrap. I want to make sure we continue to get trade. Bush who negotiated the NAFTA accord, has been one of the most ardent advocates of preserving the breadth of a deal that from the beginning was about more than regulating imports and exports. Read More

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Ayanna Pressley set to be first black MA congresswoman

Ayanna Pressley set to be first black MA congresswoman

From Andrew Gillum in Florida to Beto O'Rourke in Texas, the results suggest a shift towards a bolder, progressive agenda in stark contrast - and a reaction to - the managerialism of Hillary Clinton's last campaign. "This is not just a blue wave; this is a movement that's coming to Congress", New York congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said during a June appearance with Pressley, before either woman had defeated their supposedly safe Democratic opponents. Read More

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Jeff Sessions safe as Attorney General until midterms, Donald Trump says

Jeff Sessions safe as Attorney General until midterms, Donald Trump says

The President regularly goes on tangents about how Sessions is not serving him well - specifically Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. Meanwhile, Trump's lawyers had previously warned a dismissal of Sessions would help special counsel Robert Mueller in his investigation of any potential obstruction of justice involving Trump. Read More

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President Trump Not Attending John McCain's Funeral, Spokesman Says

President Trump Not Attending John McCain's Funeral, Spokesman Says

A former ambassador and former senator said they admired McCain on so many levels - for his bravery as a prisoner of war in Vietnam and also because he wasn't afraid to reach across party lines. "We were shot down, both of us, in the month of October, except I was two years ahead of him", said Wheat, a retired U.S. Navy commander. However, the newspaper calls the possible successors McCain. Read More

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White House Counsel Don McGahn Leaving Soon

White House Counsel Don McGahn Leaving Soon

In today's installment of I Alone Can Tweet It, President Donald Trump's announcement of Don McGahn's departure today was apparently not something McGahn was aware of ahead of time . The Washington Post said in his interviews with Mr Mueller's team, which also is investigating potential obstruction of justice regarding the Russian meddling, Mr McGahn was asked about Mr Trump's actions in firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey in 2017. Read More

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Trump says Michael Cohen didn't commit crimes. He's wrong

Trump says Michael Cohen didn't commit crimes. He's wrong

People walk past U.S. President Donald Trump's Trump Tower in New York City, New York, U.S., August 24, 2018. President Trump told Ainsley Earhardt that Michael Cohen's campaign finance violations weren't crimes. Davis floated that belief in a bunch of broadcast interviews in most up to date days, steadily touting his consumer's doable price to Mueller. Through his lawyer, Lanny Davis, Cohen has made clear he's happy to keep talking - to Mueller and even to Congress, should ... Read More

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Morrison cabinet: Peter Dutton reinstated as Home Affairs minister

Morrison cabinet: Peter Dutton reinstated as Home Affairs minister

She previously went up against Dutton and Scott Morrison for Liberal leadership on Friday, but was the first to be eliminated with just 11 votes out of the 85-member party room. MP Melissa Price, who represents major mining and agriculture centres in Western Australia state, picked up the environment ministry. But Ms Ardern also acknowledged the work Malcolm Turnbull had done while he was in office. Read More

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