Pink-slipping Mueller would destroy what little is left of his presidency by making it clear to everyone that the president has something criminal to hide. ROSENSTEIN: Yes, Senator. You have my assurance that we're gonna faithfully follow that regulation and Director Mueller is going to have the full independence that he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately.
Labour won 56 fewer seats than the Conservatives across the United Kingdom but did considerably better than expected as it denied Theresa May a majority in the House of Commons. As Oscar Wilde nearly said: "To lose one Prime Minister may be regarded as misfortune; to lose two looks like carelessness". "Generally, all wings of the party are of the view that we need a broad and inclusive cabinet", said Mr Byrne "We have a unity of goal and have come out of the campaign with a level of ...
Erendira did so by dangling 300 feet above Niagara Falls by her teeth on Thursday, the Washington Post reports. She was expected to hang from her ankles first during the stunt , but made a decision to start with her teeth. "Please God, let the sun come out", Erendira Wallenda said in a pre-stunt press conference at the casino. "I want to wish Erendira luck and the blessings of the Creator for a safe return", Seneca said.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been rushed away under heavy police guard as protesters shouted "Shame on you" after she met residents who live near a tower block in London where at least 30 people died in a fire. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May wants answers in regards to Wednesday's devastating fire in a high-rise apartment building in West London . "And once it's safe, they are going to go into the building", he said, in an attempt to calm the crowds.
When asked if a deal was in the making, DUP leader Arlene Foster told reporters in Dublin: "I think you know it takes two to tango and we're ready to dance". He had been due to use a high-profile speech in the City of London on Thursday night to send out a message that the Government would protect business from shocks during the Brexit process.
Asked whether the state government was ready with its report for the Centre on the situation in the hills, the official said, "It has been taken care of and it would be sent soon to the Centre". In Darjeeling , GJM activists sparred with paramilitary personnel, hurling stones from a distance. "They are using the national flag for vandalism, which they can not do".
That social media and letters to the editor showed Hodgkinson to be an ardent liberal who hated congressional Republicans gave the attacks an very bad partisan overtone and inevitably led Rep. Played nearly every year since 1909, this year's congressional contest began with a moving tribute to the victims of the shooting , as well as the Capitol Police officers who helped take out the gunman.
Days after the dramatic testimony of his firing and dealings with U.S. President Donald Trump , former FBI Director James Comey made an appearance at a Catholic church on Holy Trinity Sunday, accompanying his father to Mass at a New Jersey parish.
Bryce Benson, the Fitzgerald's commanding officer, who's reportedly in stable condition. The Navy said in a statement that Cmdr. Other injured sailors are being assessed, the Navy said. A Helicopter from the Japanese Coast was assisting in the evacuation of the injured personnel, the statement said. There are seven Sailors unaccounted for; the ship and the Japanese Coast Guard continues to search for them.
In defending their client, Cosby's lawyers have invoked the changing public discussion around sexual assault to imply that the deck is stacked against him-to imply that female accusers have developed an unfair, outsized power against men. Jurors also asked for, and received, a definition of reasonable doubt, the threshold that prosecutors must cross to win a conviction, and reviewed testimony from Constand and her mother about phone conversations they had with Cosby after the encounter.
She noted that at least 300 people remain in serious condition. Television images showed listless children and adults hooked up to IV drips. Amira Abdulhaliq, an official at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), said it remains unclear at which point in preparing, packaging, transporting or distributing the meals, the food became contaminated.
Jeroen Dijsselbloem , the eurozone's top official, said Greece has been cleared to get 8.5 billion euros ($9.5 billion), which will allow it to meet a big repayment hump this July. German Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schäuble was far more aggressive with Greece when a right-wing government was in power than the left-wing Syriza-led coalition, New Democracy's Konstantinos Kyranakis told EURACTIV.com, adding that the European People's Party did not work as an alliance during those days.
Every game is a reason for us to get together and cheer for our Mexico lindo y querido!" Russian Federation go into the tournament opener as favorites but the question is: can the hosts, who have some young players both in defense and in attack, show their best under psychological pressure? Midfielder Jackson Irvine is no less ambitious, despite pessimism from some external quarters after the recent 4-0 friendly defeat to Brazil, a match in which Australia performed well for periods, but ...
A frequently polarized Senate has found common ground as Republicans and Democrats joined forces to approve a sweeping sanctions bill that uses an array of financial penalties to punish Iran and Russian Federation. The Russia amendment was added to the sanctions bill in a 97-2 vote on Wednesday. "This bipartisan amendment is the sanctions regime that the Kremlin deserves for its actions".
The local Grenfell Action Group had claimed, before and during a major 10-million-pound refurbishment of Grenfell Tower previous year, that the block constituted a fire risk and residents had warned that access to the site for emergency vehicles was "severely restricted".
Richard Painter, who served as President George W. Bush's chief ethics lawyer from 2005 to 2007, told The News it wasn't a slam-dunk that Trump's latest tweet would help the building of potential obstruction justice case against Trump - but he said it definitely wouldn't help Trump either.
If you need further proof of what a slimy hack and hypocrite Newt Gingrich is, just look at what he said at the National Press Club on Friday. While speaker of the House, Gingrich voted in 1998 to impeach President Bill Clinton on charges of obstruction of justice and perjury.
President Trump will be in Miami Friday to unveil his new Cuba policy , which will reverse some of his predecessor's normalization measures. The administration will consider benchmarks - free elections, the release of political prisoners and direct pay for Cuban workers - as progress that could eventually lead to the easing of the restrictions, according to the senior administration officials .
Mueller and Comey are former associates, having worked closely together while Comey was deputy attorney general and Mueller was FBI Director under former President George W. Brand was confirmed as the No. 3 Justice Department official on a 52-46 vote in the Senate on May 18, with Democrats lining up against her. If he fires Sessions, Rosenstein would become acting attorney general until the Senate confirms a permanent replacement.
Mr. Trump has dismissed the probe as a "witch hunt", but Mr. Comey's leaked memos and riveting testimony on Capitol Hill have helped keep the investigation going. presidential election. "Now a draft law to toughen up the sanctions has emerged in the US Senate . Why?" Snowden, a former contractor for the CIA, was given asylum by Russian Federation for leaking classified information from the National Security Agency to journalists.
He may have been a cleric in a mosque in the city around the time of the US-led invasion in 2003. The report of al-Baghdadi's death comes as IS suffers major setbacks in which they have lost wide areas of territory and both of their strongholds - Mosul in Iraq and Syria's Raqqa .
Meanwhile, Downing Street said that talks between Theresa May and the DUP over a confidence and supply deal had been "constructive". May apologised to Conservative MPs on Monday, accepting personal responsibility for failing to win an outright victory and sacrificing the parliamentary majority she inherited from her predecessor David Cameron when she came to power previous year following the UK's vote to exit the European Union (EU).
The Comey dismissal could become part of a widening investigation into whether the President tried to interfere with the ongoing Russian Federation probe. But Rosenstein, too, may ultimately have to hand off oversight of the probe given his own role in Comey's firing. Rosenstein told the Associated Press earlier this month that when he hired Mueller he discussed the possibility of having recuse himself "if anything that I did winds up being relevant to his investigation" and if recusal ...
I'm out of here now. Now the bill should be considered in the House of Representatives, and then it will be handed over to President Donald Trump for signature. The Russia provisions, authored by Corker, Cardin and banking committee chairman Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and ranking member Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), maintain and substantially expand sanctions against the government of Russia in response to the violation of the territorial integrity of the Ukraine and Crimea, its brazen ...
Prosecutors immediately said Saturday they will retry the case . Cosby will remain free on $1 million bail. Steele says he's disappointed the jury was unable to reach a unanimous decision. In fact, the high standard of evidence required for criminal convictions is one reason why the criminal justice system can not be the only avenue for sexual assault survivors to seek justice.
Josh Groban and the cast of " Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 " perform at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in NY. A play about the 1993 Oslo Accords , called simply " Oslo ", won the Tony Award on Sunday night for best new play and its Jewish lead actor, Michael Aronov, was recognized as best featured actor in a play.
Prosecutors have vowed to try Bill Cosby again, declaring the woman who accuses the comedian of drugging and molesting her at his Philadelphia-area home in 2004 is "entitled to a verdict ". As Cosby left the Montgomery County Courthouse, a small group of his supporters cheered as he went past. I just hope she turns that on Bill Cosby .
Israeli policemen secure the scene of the shooting and stabbing attack outside Damascus gate in Jerusalem's old city June 16, 2017. It was the first time that the organization took responsibility for a terror attack inside Israel , a target which the group warned it will "wipe out".
But the public mood still threatens to boil over into fury; late Friday afternoon, protestors stormed the doors of Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall to demand reparations. "The whole corridor went black with thick smoke." he said. Queen Elizabeth II and her grandson Prince William visited a community centre where some of the survivors are being housed, as anger grows among local residents about allegations that fire safety concerns were ignored for years.
Later Tuesday afternoon, Democratic lawmakers intend to ask Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his meetings with the Russian ambassador and the firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey when the former Alabama senator testifies Tuesday.
Relatives and friends of the missing made increasingly desperate appeals for information, as it became increasingly clear that few are likely to have survived. He said it was "an absolute priority" to recover those still inside "as quickly, and with as much dignity as we can". He said that feeling of being ignored is a source of much "deep frustration", and told how people have been left feeling "that decisions are taken about their lives and their homes that they are not party to".
The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice , officials said.
While this encounter took place on Friday afternoon, militants in another part of the state laid an ambush and killed six policemen, including a Station House Officer (SHO) of the Achabal police station. Two civilians were also killed. The encounter at Arwani in Bijbehara area broke out on Friday morning and all the three militants are believed to be dead.
Mr Rosenstein has been overseeing the Russian Federation probe since shortly after attorney general Jeff Sessions recused himself . Mr. Mueller was appointed as special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion by Trump campaign associates with the Russians, but there has been no indication that Mr.
While Camille attended only one day of her husband's trial , she has repeatedly defended Cosby against allegations of sexual assault brought forth by almost 60 women . Cosby faces a possible maximum sentence of 15 to 30 years in prison if convicted of the charges. "And for all those attorneys who conspired, like Gloria Allred , '" he added, referencing the attorney who is not Constand's principal attorney, but is representing many of Cosby's accusers, "tell them to go back to law school ...