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White House Says Trump Has 'No Intention' To Fire Special Counsel

As Rosenstein went on to say, "I've been a prosecutor for 27 years, we don't want people talking publicly about the subjects of ongoing investigations". "I have confidence in Bob Mueller". Special counsel Robert Mueller has requested interviews with current and former top intelligence officials, according to reports by The Washington Post and The New York Times .

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Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

The program was called the "Deferred Action for Parents of Americans" program, commonly known as "DAPA". But the policy guidance made clear that DHS would continue to honor DAPA's sister program, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA.

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London attack: Police arrest 19-year-old man

The sources verified that police, as part of their investigation, were talking to "schools in the area". The terrorists Khuram Butt , Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba wore the fake explosive devices when they launched a van and knife rampage.

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Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

Rosenstein's statement was released immediately after the Washington Post reported that the leader of the Russian Federation investigation, special council Robert Mueller , was investigating the business dealings of Jared Kushner , President Donald Trump's son-in-law and close advisor.

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Senate passes Russian Federation sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump

Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) voting against the measure, the Senate approved a new package of sanctions that requires congressional approval before the Trump administration can roll back any sanctions against Russian Federation. Finally, it provides that no sanctions can be lifted by the President without Congressional review. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said the plan left him with no good choice.

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Pres. Trump acknowledges he's being investigated

Some of his ire is aimed at Rosenstein and investigative special counsel Robert Mueller , both of whom the president believes are biased against him, associates say . According to an AP poll released on Thursday, 60 percent of Americans think Trump tried to interfere in the Russian Federation investigation and 62 percent are extremely or moderately confident that Mueller's investigation can be fair.

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Oil prices fall on OPEC output increase, rising U.S. crude stocks

The agency continued to forecast an implied shortfall insupply relative to demand for the second quarter of this year.But it said slowing demand growth in China and Europe inparticular, as well as increasing supply, meant the deficitshould narrow to 500,000 bpd from a prior estimate of 700,000.

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Immelt set to retire as General Electric chief

Jeff Immelt has struggled to please Wall Street during his almost 16 years as General Electric's chief executive. "In 2013, he was tapped to lead business development at GE Corporate where he focused on capital allocation for the company and led the acquisition of Alstom , the largest industrial acquisition in the company's history".

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Grief over Grenfell Tower disaster turns into anger

For two days, May's government has struggled to respond to the fire at Grenfell Tower , opened four decades ago as state-subsidized housing. "And once it's safe, they are going to go into the building", he said while trying to pacify the crowd.

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Kashkari Criticizes Fed Decision to Tighten Amid Low Inflation

Kashkari, the lone dissenter who also voted against a rate hike in March, said the risk of raising rates too soon is a continuation of the central bank's "track record of coming up short of our inflation objective". "Recent global developments add doubt to whether the traditional dynamics still work", Barclays economist Christian Keller said on Friday. At its latest meeting, the Fed scaled back its inflation forecasts for this year to 1.6 percent but according to policymakers' median ...

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Amazon purchase makes grocery wars hotter

News of the deal took a bite out of stocks at competitors such as Walmart and Kroger . Amazon's announcement of buying Whole Foods on Friday could eventually change the grocery industry. State Street and Fidelity both have a substantial amount of shares in Whole Foods , as BBJ reported . The $13.7 billion deal brings to a head a years-long battle brewing between Amazon , the online darling, and traditional retail powerhouses likes Walmart .

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Grenfell Tower families lacked good enough support after fire, says Theresa May

Frank adds that anger is rising in London about the deaths - for example, a leading tabloid was emblazoned with the headline "Arrest the Killers" while Labour MP David Lammy has said the incident amounts to "corporate manslaughter". The authorities said that they believe no one present on the top floors of the building survived. The total death toll in Grenfell fire is feared to reach up to three-figure numbers.

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Hot, humid weekend in store for the midsatte

Winds will be southwest 8 to 15 miles per hour. Wednesday Night .Partly cloudy. Temperatures near 70. A front moving through during the day Monday will bring us a nice (but brief) break from the steamy humidity. Best chance for rain during daylight hours is in northwest Indiana. Highs briefly drop into the 80s behind the front for Monday afternoon and Tuesday , and overnight lows will be able to fall into the 60s with less humidity in the air.

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Sarah Sanders: Donald Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Robert Mueller

Trump ally Chris Ruddy has caused quite a stir over the past 24 hours. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire the special prosecutor overseeing the Russian Federation investigation.

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Cosby accuser thanks prosecutors after mistrial

Following the declaration of a mistrial in the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby , the 79-year-old comedian's wife as well as his accuser released separate statements in reaction to the decision. She also shouted out her husband's legal team for their "hard work", and "powerful articulations of truth". Count 3 alleges all this happened after he gave her an intoxicant that substantially impaired her and stopped her from resisting.

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Judge declares mistrial after jury deadlock in Bill Cosby case

Accuser Andrea Constand, who alleged Cosby drugged and molested her at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004, responded to the decision. The seven-man, five-woman panel had spent around 53 hours deliberating in Norristown, Pennsylvania, longer than the amount of time dedicated at the trial to testimony and legal arguments.

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Sharks trade Mueller, pick to Devils for two draft picks

Because he's under contract through 2017-18 and played more than 40 games last season, Washington was able to expose him and protect Eller, the team's third-line center, to meet the requirement of exposing two forwards under contract through next season with the necessary National Hockey League experience.

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Trump Administration Preserves DACA Immigration Rights for Children

Reports in The Hill and other news outlets earlier Friday incorrectly said that by rescinding DAPA , the administration was signaling it had made a decision to keep the DACA program in place. "I wouldn't say this is the end of the road in any way", Wolgin added. But immigration activists have remained anxious that the administration might eliminate the program.

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Philip Hammond: UK must be pragmatic in Brexit talks

May left Downing Street without responding to reporters' questions on whether an agreement had been reached with the DUP, which is needed to help the Conservatives command the majority they lost in last week's election. "I want us to have a good working relationship so that from his jurisdiction and my jurisdiction we can work together for the good of all our people", she added.

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UK royals hold London fire minute of silence

Lord Porter, chairman of the Local Government Association, said: "Fire risk assessments and the construction of buildings are being reviewed and double checks are being made to ensure remedial work recommended under previous assessments have been carried out".

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Koninklijke Philips NV (NYSE:PHG) Reviewed By Analysts

Price targets reflect what the analyst believes a stock will be worth four quarters into the future. Koninklijke Philips N.V. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.8% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Koninklijke Philips N.V. The business had revenue of $5.72 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.70 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.03 EPS.

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Weak inflation erodes conviction at Fed on rate hikes

Fed officials on Friday signaled that doubts are simmering. Fed Chair Janet Yellen expressed confidence that recent weak inflation readings were transitory. At its latest meeting, the Fed scaled back its inflation forecasts for this year to 1.6 percent but according to policymakers' median forecasts, still sees inflation rising to 2 percent next year.

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Mistrial announced in Bill Cosby case

Cosby remained expressionless while the verdict was read , as a stunned Constand sat opposite from him. Cosby said in a radio interview before the trial that he hoped to resume his performing career after the Constand case was resolved.

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Donald Trump rakes in $300m from golf courses

That's the Office of Government Ethics to the uninitiated, and its tweet links to President Donald Trump's newly filed disclosure report. The financial disclosure form shows how Trump left 555 corporate posts in the lead up to his inauguration.

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Trump family flies to Camp David

The Camp David presidential retreat is located near Thurmont, Md., about 62 miles north-northwest of Washington, D.C. Trump was reported saying in an interview with a European journalist just before taking office, "Camp David is very rustic, it's nice, you'd like it".

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Trump may 'terminate' Russia probe's Mueller says president's pal

Speculation is swirling about whether President Donald Trump will remove special counsel Robert Mueller from his post . Former FBI director James Comey , who was conducting an inquiry into possible collusion between Trump's presidential campaign and Moscow, said in testimony last week that the president had referred to the investigation as "a cloud" over his administration.

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Banning Flippers? North Korea lashes out at trade sanctions

Tim Ryan of the House Appropriations Committee asked Defense Secretary James Mattis to explain why the United States doesn't simply go to war with North Korea to stop them from developing the capability to strike the USA mainland, according to Business Insider .

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests polygamist Mormon sect leader Lyle Jeffs

Barnhart said it was unclear if Jeffs spent any time there. Jeffs came up wanted . "I don't know how he does it, but he's really perceptive", Haug said. He pleaded not guilty to a two-count indictment and was released from prison last June ahead of his trial which was scheduled for October. On June 9, 2016, Jeffs was released from jail by Judge Ted Stewart of the US District Court of Utah and ordered to wear a Global Positioning System device and stay at a Salt Lake City home to await ...

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'Steve Scalise Took A Bullet For All Of Us'

Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Friday . Democrat Cedric Richmond, a fellow Louisiana congressman, said as many others did that Scalise is a fighter. He received multiple units of blood, said Sava, who declined to describe the exact nature of Scalise's internal injuries. Members of the Republican team pray before the Democrats and Republicans face off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park in Washington , U.S., June 15, 2017 .

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Oil Holds Losses Below $45 on Surprise US Gasoline Supply Gain

Stockpiles of oil worldwide are large and growing, an indicator of persistent oversupply, according to data from the International Energy Agency ( IEA ) cited by the Wall Street Journal . Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub USOICC=ECI fell by 1.2 million barrels, EIA said. Looking at anticipated growth in global oil demand this year, OPEC reiterated its forecast of 1.27 million barrels per day (bpd).

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US President Donald Trump confirms he's being investigated over Russian meddling

US President Donald Trump on Thursday ridiculed as " phony " and " witch hunt " claims about collusion between Russian Federation and his associates after media reports that he is being investigated for possible obstruction of justice.

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HSS Hire Group PLC (HSS) Receives GBX 71.60 Consensus PT from Analysts

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, January 25 by Peel Hunt. Credit Suisse Group reissued an "outperform" rating and issued a GBX 115 ($1.45) price objective on shares of Renewi PLC in a research report on Thursday, May 18th. 4,186 are held by Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa. American International Group, Inc.is a global insurance company. Qs Invsts Limited Company reported 26,290 shares.

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London fire could delay Brexit talks

But critics of the DUP - which was founded by Ian Paisley - say that their record on LGBT rights is "alarming". The DUP leader declined to give details of what she termed a "positive engagement with the Conservative Party ". The meeting is taking place to see if an alliance can be created to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left her short of a majority in Parliament .

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Quarterly Financial Watch for Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN)

However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.53 EPS. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 7.84% and Monthly Volatility of 5.77%. The firm had revenue of $400.94 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $388.26 million. Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Superior Energy Services, Inc.

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Greek government praises deal with creditors

Greece's finance minister says financial markets now have "much greater clarity" about the future of Greece's debts, which will help the country regain market access when its current bailout program ends next year. That's largely because the Greek economy has contracted by around a quarter, meaning a worsening in the relative size of the nominal debt even when the annual budget has improved markedly.


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