However, Donald Trump does stand vindicated in this regard since during his testimony Comey did accept that the President was not under investigation. "You never know what's out there but I didn't tape and I don't have any tapes". Trump suggested that his threat of tapes may have intimidated Comey into being more honest in his recollection of events.
Although worldwide issues are not an area of concern to Russians, an AP-NORC poll released just this morning states that "68 percent of Americans are at least moderately concerned about the possibility that Trump or his campaign associates had inappropriate ties to Russia " and "almost half of Americans say they're very concerned".
The Navy is expected to announce more names Sunday. This has raised questions as to whether there was proper communication between the two vessels, particularly given how busy the waters where the collision occurred are. Aucoin was asked if damage on the starboard side indicated the U.S. ship could have been at fault but he declined to speculate on the cause of the collision .
But it later emerged that Russian Federation and the United States continued to use the hotline even after Moscow said it was hanging up. Two Russian warships and a submarine in the Mediterranean have fired missiles at Islamic State group targets in Syria , the defence ministry said Friday.
The race for Georgia's 6th district was the most expensive House race in USA history. In the days since the race, an increasing number of Democrats have said that the party's failure to capitalize in Georgia on Trump's unpopularity was evidence of not having a winning message any longer, particularly regarding the economy.
Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says its next "crushing response" to potential enemy missteps has already been planned days after it struck ISIL positions in Syria with missiles in revenge for its terror attacks on Iranian soil.
Godinez is a professor in the department of theatre at Northwestern and the resident artistic associate at the Goodman Theatre, where he is the director of the Latino Theatre Festival. Later in the year, on the campaign trail in Miami during the fall election campaign, Trump condemned Obama's normalization of relations between the two countries, which he called a "one-sided deal for Cuba and with Cuba, benefits only the Castro regime".
He said "Rajinikanth's famous dialogue is "If I say it once, it is equivalent to saying it hundred times" (Naan oru thadava sonna, nooru thadava sonna madhiri)", and added "If he comes there will be many things that will tumble out which will be harmful to him".
Lieberman also slammed former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's peace efforts. In a brief media appearance with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem , the Israeli leader welcomed Kushner in the spirit of the two nation's common goals: security, prosperity, and peace.
Because of this, I can not support it as now drafted , and I do not believe it has the votes to pass the Senate ". While McConnell's bill curtails the program at a slower rate than the House version, it ultimately cuts deeper, which has prompted senators whose states expanded Medicaid to raise red flags.
Code for America founder Jennifer Pahlka, who served as deputy chief technology officer under the Obama administration and attended the meeting , said that Kushner "said the right words" but that the strategy built on Obama-era plans. A number of interesting things were shared at the first meeting of the American Technology Council on Tuesday. Facebook Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg gave the latest meeting a miss saying they were washing their hair that week.er ...
Some are insisting that Democrats must draw brighter contrasts with Republicans if they plan to regain control of the House in the 2018 midterm elections . House of Representatives since Donald Trump became president, and haven't been able to capitalize on any of them. Democrats also lost in Montana where the Republican candidates won even after assault charges against him and also suffered losses in Kansas and SC.
Those involved in the discussions described them as preliminary among like-minded lawmakers. Hoyer said about the 2018 midterms, "I think we can win back the House, I really believe that". Voices within the Democratic party, including Rep. Kathleen Rice (D., N.Y.), are calling for new leadership. "That would be very bad for the Republican Party - and please let Cryin' Chuck stay!" "They always want to choose our leaders", Pelosi said Thursday.
This undated photo provided by the World Taekwondo Federation shows a taekwondo demonstration team of the North Korea-lead International Taekwondo Federation. Members of the North Korean taekwondo demonstration team wave as they leave Gimpo Airport, June 23. The World Taekwondo Championships are the world's biggest taekwondo festival, with 1,768 athletes taking part from 183 countries.
For about 40 minutes he lingered in the airport's public areas - including a restaurant and a bathroom, where he dropped his bags - before the attack , a criminal complaint said . Ftouhi legally entered the U.S.in Lake Champlain, New York, on June 16, and later traveled to Flint, Gelios said. "I can't say definitely he wasn't here sooner, but we show activity in MI on June 18", said Gelios, who conducted the press conference with acting U.S.
Around 800 households on the Chalcots Estate in north London will be "decanted" to temporary accommodation while "urgent fire safety works " take place, Camden Council leader Georgia Gould said in a statement on Friday. "Following advice from fire prevention experts at the London Fire Brigade, it has been decided that the best way to keep residents safe is to relocate them tonight, as a precautionary measure".
After stabbing Neville, Ftouhi allegedly continued to yell "Allah" several times. Prosecutors say more charges could be coming. The maintenance worker, who was not identified, jumped in and helped restrain the attacker, who allegedly assaulted airport police officer Lt.
Tuesday night's outcome in a special House race in Georgia was a triumph for the GOP , and the most recent and devastating illustration of the Democrats' problems - from a weak bench and recruiting problems to divisions about what the party stands for today.
Witnesses said the lynching occurred outside the main mosque in Srinagar during the celebrations of Laylat al Qadr, the holiest night of the year for Muslims . "Mob violence and public lynching is outside the parameters of our values and religion", he said. He said the police have resolved not to spare the people behind the act.
Aramazd Andressian Sr. was taken into custody Friday in Las Vegas. The department said in a statement that 35-year-old Aramazd Andressian Sr. was arrested on Friday, June 23, 2017, afternoon in Las Vegas and is being held there on $10 million bail.
Meanwhile, Rodman and his agent feel they are partially responsible for the North Korea's release of American college student Otto Warmbier , who died last Monday, just days after being medically evacuated from a North Korean prison on the day the former National Basketball Association star arrived.
Iran's attack on Syria failed, as the majority of the Zulqifar missiles missed their target. Daesh claimed responsibility for the incident. IRGC commanders had vowed reprisals against the terrorist group. He said the photo had been altered by social media users but the judge ruled against him on Monday. The government push against IS began after a cease-fire deal brokered in May by Russian Federation and Iran that designated four "de-escalation zones" in northern, central and ...
They urged the court to overturn the lower-court ruling and throw out the claim on the grounds that redistricting is a political process, not a legal one. As debate surrounding gerrymandered districts has stayed on the front pages, Republican legislators have fired back, saying that Democrats did their fair share of gerrymandering during the decades in which they controlled the General Assembly.
But it's unclear how he came to be in that state. North Korea has claimed that Otto Warmbier fell ill from botulism and was in a coma after taking a single sleeping pill. He was buried Thursday after a funeral attended by thousands. The State Department has said that Rodman had no hand in the student's release-and Warmbier's father reiterated that point to ABC.
United States doctors say he suffered a "severe neurological injury", the most likely cause of which was a cardiopulmonary arrest that had cut the blood supply to the brain. But U.S. officials learned after his return that he had been in a state of coma for weeks before he was returned to the U.S. He could not speak or move voluntarily, and his doctors said he suffered extensive brain damage.
In South Carolina's 5th District race, where Democrats spent only $250,000, Archie Parnell lost by an even narrower margin to Republican Ralph Norman. "They took a special election and blew it out of proportion", said David Schultz, a political science professor at Hamline University. "This race is not about what's going on around the rest of the country - it is about you", she told supporters on Monday night.
The resolution, passed by consensus, in the UN Human Rights Council , calls on the High Commissioner to appoint a team of worldwide experts to investigate "alleged human rights violations and abuses, and violations of global humanitarian law in the Kasai regions".
More than 60 people have been killed since Saturday, when a wild fire broke out in the Pedrogao Grande region some 150 kilometres north of Lisbon , the capital. In 2015 and 2016, Portugal had some 50 firefighting aircraft at its disposal, majority rented. Many forest fires in Portugal are caused by arson or carelessness.
Millions in the path of the storm, bracing for what Cindy could bring next. Heavy winds, rip currents and tornadoes are also expected. Forecasters predict thunderstorms spawned from Tropical Storm Cindy will move into southern Arkansas Thursday night and begin to spread, bringing heavy rain south and east of Little Rock into Friday .
Electronics was 99 per cent. The Delhi University (DU) released its first cut-off list 2017 for Undergraduate Courses on its official website (du.ac.in) at 6 pm. This year the cut off for B.Com (Honours) at SRCC is 97.75 per cent. Delhi University was established in the year 1922. Students who want to take admissions in Delhi University in various UG Courses the first cut off list has been announced by the Delhi University on 23rd June evening.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), however, is not ready to give up her power, despite calls by some of her Democratic colleagues who say new leadership is needed following the recent losses in House special elections in Georgia and SC, where Republicans Karen Handel and Ralph Norman won, respectively.
The head of the police hospital, Dr Shir Mohammad, confirmed the five deaths. A spokesman for the Taliban militant group praised the attack but did not claim responsibility. On June 10, an Afghan army commando killed three USA soldiers and wounded another. President Ashraf Ghani on Monday said at the official inauguration ceremony of the new air cargo route between Afghanistan and India that people who create problems for Afghanistan should know that the people take these issues ...
Nine demonstrators were injured in the violence when Erdoğan's bodyguards attacked a crowd protesting his visit to the capital on May 16, sparking outrage in the USA and straining diplomatic relations between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies.
Former prosecutors said the tweets could be of interest to Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is said to be examining whether Trump attempted to obstruct Comey and the FBI's investigation in his wide-ranging probe. "He wanted everyone to be honest about this and he wanted to get to the bottom of it and I think he succeeded in doing that". In an interview with Fox News Channel's " Fox & Friends" that aired Friday morning, Trump said of Pelosi: "I hope she doesn't step down".
The special election for the sixth district of Georgia sought replacement of Tom Price - Trump's current Secretary of Health - in the House of Representatives. Pushing back on criticism from fellow party members after the Democratic loss in a Georgia special election this week, Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that she's "worth the trouble" as Democrats' leader in the House.