by | June 02, 2017 | 02:03

In another present for Vladimir Putin and the Russians, the Trump administration is now planning give back two American-based compounds to Russia - the first sign that the White House is planning to ease punishments imposed on the Russians for their meddling in last year's election.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:05

Second, the idea of using only Russian communications equipment for the proposed dialogue suggests the Trump administration had something to hide from USA intelligence agencies. Trump wants to respond more aggressively to allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and questions about investigations of possible ties between Trump's campaign and Moscow.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:02

The account, first reported by the New York Times , was based on a memo Comey wrote after the meeting. Unmasking refers to an internal process within the classified world by which names the names of Americans that are collected while another target is being spied upon are uncovered at the request of intelligence agencies.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:02

Though the text of his judgment drew largely on legal and religious arguments, the Rajasthan high court judge, while speaking to reporters outside court, bizarrely cited the supposed celibacy of peacocks as another reason for his order. Quoting Nepal as an example where cow is the national animal, Justice Sharma advised Rajasthan government to take a firm stand in order to get a legal entity for cows at national level.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:30

Reports in the United States say investigators believe he has relevant information, but is not necessarily suspected of a crime. "My dashboard warning light was clearly on", Clapper said . - Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, spoke exclusively to ABC News' Martha Raddatz on "This Week" Sunday about his concerns with Kusher, Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:33

Macron also said he would support new sanctions against Russian Federation if there is escalation in the conflict in eastern Ukraine . French President Macron said that serious worldwide problems can not be resolved without Moscow, as he stressed the importance of the role Russian Federation plays in the modern world.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:31

Cambridgeshire Police confirmed the tiger has not been put down. Rosa King , a 33-year-old zookeeper, died at the Hamerton Zoo Park in England on Monday. The statement said staff were too distressed to speak to reporters. "It was heart-breaking seeing them trying to help". "Rosa wasn't just a keeper at Hamerton Zoo - she was Hamerton Zoo", Chisholm added.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:08

The Indian government asked the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh state government for a report on the continuing caste violence in Saharanpur that has left two dead and several injured in its wake. Internet and mobile messaging services were also suspended in the district to prevent the spread of rumours which the administration feared could spark trouble.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:03

North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency called the missile a "new ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket", and said the "Hwasong-12" was "capable of carrying a large, heavy nuclear warhead."... Japanese officials said Sunday that the missile flew for a half-hour and reached an unusually high altitude before landing in the Sea of Japan . Monday morning, Putin called the test "counter-productive and risky".

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:58

And though Trump addressed Gold Star families collectively on Memorial Day , he has yet to apologize to the Gold Star family he treated so horribly months prior. Kelly led the U.S. Southern Command and lost his son, Robert Kelly , who stepped on a land mine while on a Marine patrol in Afghanistan in November 2010.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:55

Federal Bureau of Investigation officials cited that document as a factor in Comey's decision to be the public face in closing the case, including unusual statements deeply critical of Clinton even though she was not facing charges. The review quickly ended as nothing new was discovered, but the news rocked the final days of the campaign, leading Clinton to suggest that Comey tipped the election to Donald Trump.

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:53

Chaffetz then called on the FBI to release the memos "so the Committee can consider that question, and others" related to the Russian Federation probe and Trump's potential interference in the investigation. It is unclear why Comey was not more forthcoming in a classified setting. Lieu added, "T$3 here was no way for him or the Federal Bureau of Investigation to really defend that information without, as we now know, conveying that they knew about certain sources that they would not want ...

by | May 29, 2017 | 07:48

Larry Mize has tied Bernhard Langer for the lead at the Senior PGA Championship after a first-round 65 at Trump National. Singh had missed seven cuts in 11 starts this year on the PGA Tour and was considering spending more time on the PGA Tour Champions before he tied for 16th at The Players Championship.

by | May 28, 2017 | 02:57

Cohn said the President gleaned important information from his G7 partners but had not yet determined a way to move forward. The talks in Taormina , Sicily, will offer "the first real opportunity for the global community to force the USA to show its hand on protectionism and environmental policy", Dr.

by | May 27, 2017 | 09:00

Perhaps most damningly, Boehner acknowledged the validity of the ongoing concerns about alleged collusion between Trump's presidential campaign and the Russian government, telling his audience that "they need to get to the bottom of this". . Boehner expressed skepticism that the GOP-majority Congress would be able to follow through on its agenda for health care and tax reform, noting that he had never viewed replacing the Obama administration's Affordable Care Act (ACA) as realistic but ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 12:20

In February, the 19-second handshake between Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also made headlines. White House pooler @PhilipRucker 's view of the Trump - Macron handshake in Brussels: knuckles turned white and faces tightened.

by | May 26, 2017 | 12:17

If a flight is still overbooked, the first to be asked to leave will be standby passengers who have for some reason been allowed to board, the ministry said. Three people suffered minor injuries, according Neal Buccino, spokesman for the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey. A passenger posted video on Twitter showing fellow passengers and crew members being evacuated from the plane on air-filled slides.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:59

Mr Xi congratulated Mr Moon on his election and both exchanged views on a range of issues linked to the Korean peninsula, South Korea's presidential office said. China says the system does little to curb the threat posed by North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, which Pyongyang has been pressing ahead with in defiance of USA pressure and United Nations sanctions .

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:55

But the Trump budget assumes the House bill - with its more than $ 800 billion in cuts to Medicaid - will be passed into law wholesale. Those cuts follow a partial plan from March that targeted domestic agency operations and foreign aid that were quickly dismissed by lawmakers.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:43

Director Comey served his country with honor for many years, and he deserves an opportunity to tell his story . At no time during their meeting, which was off-limits to American news media, did anyone discuss the reports of Chechnya's roundup, detention, torture and murder of gay and bisexual men, which a Russian investigation now claims is just "propaganda".

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:42

The protest organized by the country's opposition coalition was billed as the "March of the Grandparents" and comes on the heels of six weeks of demonstrations against the embattled government of President Nicolas Maduro. "We are against this fraudulent process", Capriles said on his radio broadcast. Several people were reported injured and witness videos showed demonstrators setting an armored vehicle on fire.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:40

Fighters from Iran-backed Lebanese armed Shiite movement Hezbollah and Iraqi Shiite militias are also battling alongside Syrian regime forces. Millions of Iranians voted late into the night Friday to decide whether. Rouhani's relationship with Khamenei will thus be crucial to watch over the next four years. President Donal Trump, for his part, is in Riyadh, where "the Saudis are hosting an Arab Islamic American Summit with leaders from dozens of Muslim countries", and where "Trump and the ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:38

The rise in price is attributed to the expectation that an OPEC pledge that member countries as well as non-member countries such as Russian Federation would be reducing their supplies by approximately 1.8 million bpd would get an extension to possibly next year in March.

by | May 22, 2017 | 13:01

Since April 2016, Oregon's construction sector grew the fastest of the major industries, adding 6,400 jobs, or 7.2 percent. In addition, there 10,625 more jobs in the state in April than in March, and 9,875 more than in April 2016. The number of unemployed people increased slightly statewide. Overall the private service sector was up by 900 jobs. Manufacturing (-8,100) and logging (-100) were the only sectors to report job losses.

by | May 22, 2017 | 13:02

Mr Trump will hold talks with both Israeli and Palestinian leaders during the course of his two-day stop. It also comes as he contends with a raft of problems back home, including a special counsel investigating whether his associates colluded with Russian Federation.

by | May 20, 2017 | 17:07

Frank Keating, FBI acting director Andrew McCabe and Richard McFeely, a former top FBI official. We're learning that Trump is wildly out of touch with Americans - not to mention, ethical standards - as it touched off a firestorm that led to the appointment of a special counsel to investigate his White House and Russian Federation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 22:51

Similar marches were witnessed across various West Bank districts. An Israeli settler celebrated the killing of a Palestinian by another settler today by handing out chocolates to passing Israeli vehicles. Several hundred Palestinians are being held without charges or trial, in so-called administrative detention. The settler opened fire after his vehicle was surrounded and stoned by Palestinian protesters when he attempted to drive through their demonstration near a military checkpoint in ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 22:49

The US military carried out the strike on the Shia jihadist militia as they headed towards the Al-Tanf military base in southern Syria - near the Syria-Iraq-Jordan border - used by US and US-backed rebel forces. When the forces did not respond, the commander called for an airstrike. The airstrikes were considered to be carried out in "self-defense" given the militias' proximity to a base used by elite U.S.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:23

Speaking in China, Putin called for a peaceful solution to the ongoing tensions on the Korean peninsula, Russia's Sputnik news agency reported. The UN Security Council first imposed sanctions on North Korea in 2006 in response to its five nuclear tests and two long-range rocket launches.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:38

The Aussie finished behind victor Brit Lewis Hamilton , who edged Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in a thrilling finish to cut the German's driver's championship lead to six points. "I think I got the maximum out of the vehicle today and moving on to Monaco we will have a few more updates, which will hopefully give us another step, and at that track it's fair to say anything can happen".