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James Comey Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony - White House

Lawmakers in both parties have urged Trump to allow Comey to testify publicly. The statement comes amid reports that Mr. Trump asked the former FBI director to end their investigation into former U.S. Comey's conversations and meetings with Trump were memorialized in memos written by the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director. "You don't do that I think by invoking executive privilege on a conversation you had apparently with nobody else in the room".

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Woman goes on trial for allegedly urging boyfriend to kill himself

According to the text messages presented at her trial in 2016, when Roy reportedly expressed hesitation about his suicidal ideation, Carter sent him text messages that included "You just need to do it" and "You're just making it harder on yourself by pushing it off, you just have to do it".

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Woman goes on trial for allegedly urging boyfriend to kill himself

According to the text messages presented at her trial in 2016, when Roy reportedly expressed hesitation about his suicidal ideation, Carter sent him text messages that included "You just need to do it" and "You're just making it harder on yourself by pushing it off, you just have to do it".

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U.S. climate withdrawal leaves door open for China in Pacific

Pruitt was asked if it mattered whether the president said climate change was a hoax . "Just because the United States got out of a club does not mean we are not going to care about the environment", the Indian-American senior diplomat said on Saturday.

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Pedro Martinez Poking The Tires On A David Ortiz Return

A guy that big that hits like that, that's special. I've always believed that there's nothing in sports quite like the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry. Ortiz's comeback is unlikely, while Martinez might be right in the sense that Big Papi is in baseball shape, the roster in Boston does not fit for Ortiz right now with Hanley Ramirez 's inability to play first base right now.

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LeBron James' Los Angeles home vandalized with slur — Sports Briefly

The racial slur was covered up by property management by the time officers arrived at James' home, police said . "For me, I just try to be respectful, for one, be respectful to others, and I feel like if you do that consistently, then I believe the karma will come back to you".

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President Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

On Sunday, Trump mischaracterized Khan's comments to his city, accusing the mayor of being insufficiently alarmed by the attack. Trump has used the policy, stalled now in U.S. Khan is elected as the first Muslim mayor of London. "It is a reality I'm afraid that London, New York, other major cities around the world have got to be prepared for these sorts of things", he said.

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Trump Honors Fallen Soldiers At Arlington National Cemetery

Trump's remarks at the wreath-laying ceremony were his first comments in public since returning to the United States from his nine-day trip overseas. "They all have one title in common, and that is the title of hero". And Trump singled out his homeland security secretary, John Kelly , for whom military sacrifice is close to home. A son-in-law, Jake, is a wounded warrior.

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WH: Trump Won't Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

Comey's memos are of particular interest to congressional investigators following reports last month that the then-FBI director wrote a memo following a meeting with Trump, detailing how the President allegedly asked Comey to end the investigation into Flynn.

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Trump's Twitter undermines White House efforts to regroup

Comey was leading a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential election and possible collusion by Trump's campaign when the president fired him last month. A spokesman said the presidential powers known as executive privilege will not be employed. The members of Senate Intelligence Committee intend to ask Comey about those memos on Thursday.

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Former White House press officer Boris Epshteyn questioned in Russian Federation probe

But he describes such efforts to communicate as "a good thing ". U.S. media, citing intelligence officials, said that Russia's ambassador to Washington, Sergey Kislyak , told Moscow that Mr Kushner had discussed establishing a secure communication channel using Russian diplomatic facilities, to ensure that those conversations were not monitored.

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Trump Reportedly Won't Try to Block Comey's Testimony to Congress

Comey, and any such move could carry serious political risks. 'When Director Comey goes to testify, I think that will be a very clarifying moment. A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump (L) in the House of Representatives in Washington , U.S., on February 28, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey in Washington U.S.

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Ferguson needles Trump on Travel Ban tweets

Legal experts said Trump's tweets could complicate his legal team's defence of the ban, since they contradict some of the arguments the government's lawyers are making in court. George Conway had been considered for at least two high-ranking Justice Department jobs, including Solicitor General. First, his tweets show utter disregard for the Justice Department's legal strategy.

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Kellyanne Conway's husband says Trump tweets hurting legal case

But the official White House position is that merely paying attention to the man at all is a conspiracy against him, which makes it very damn hard to parse out what, aside from Kellyanne Conway's own perpetually-grimacing face, our national news is supposed to now consist of.

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Harvard Revokes Admission Of 10 Students Over Facebook Post

Although the college spokesperson Rachel Dane maintains that the institution doesn't speak of the admission status of students publicly, the report collected testimonies of the students who were part of the dubious social media group. "As we understand you were among the members contributing such material to this chat, we are asking you to submit a statement to us by tomorrow at noon to explain your contributions and actions for discussion with the Admissions Committee", a snapshot of one of ...

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Fatal auto crash under investigation by New Hampshire state police

The woman suffered minor injuries, but the child was flown to Boston Children's Hospital with serious injuries, State Police said. Officers from New Hampshire State Police Troop B and Londonderry Fire department responded to the collision around 7:15 p.m.

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Police name 2 suspects of London Bridge attack

Two of the three terrorists have been named as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane , police say. Police have not yet released the identity of the third person involved in carrying out the attack on London Bridge, where the van swerved into pedestrians, and in nearby Borough Market , where the knife-wielding assailants slashed and stabbed anyone in their path.

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Evergreen State College reopens after violent threat, and property damage on campus

Evergreen officials abruptly closed the college Thursday after someone called the Thurston County Communications Center claiming to be armed and on the way to campus. The school said Washington State Patrol troopers are now present on campus in addition to the regular law enforcement officers at the school. The school said it soon will determine when to fully reopen campus.

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No 'direct' proof Russian Federation meddled in USA elections: Putin

Putin made the remarks about Michael Flynn in an interview conducted in Moscow on Friday with NBC's Megyn Kelly, which will be broadcast Sunday night. Putin denied Russian Federation influenced the election, saying "we don't even have to do that". "And I got up and left", Putin said. "For me, this is just awesome.

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Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

The mystery of President Trump's tax returns has another new twist: He has asked for a filing extension and not explained why. Back in May, lawyers for the President released a letter asserting that the past 10 years of Trump's federal tax returns "with a few exceptions" don't show any income from Russian sources.

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Another Attack Hits Britain Days Before Election

London's Metropolitan Police Service on Monday named two of the three men who killed seven people on Saturday night and wounded dozens more in an attack on the London Bridge and a nearby night life hot spot. A Canadian and a Frenchman were among the fatalities and citizens of several nations were among the 48 injured, including Australia, Bulgaria, France, Greece and New Zealand.

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Rauner not ruling out signing stopgap budget

Rauner and Republican legislative leaders returned fire. CHICAGO A deal to end Illinois' almost two-year-old budget stalemate remained elusive on Wednesday as lawmakers faced a midnight deadline to agree on a state spending plan with simple majority votes.

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Kansas Lawmakers Bundle Tax, School Funding Bills Into Single Plan

The House also passed a tax bill Monday night that would reverse course on numerous tax cuts that Brownback championed in 2012, raising income tax rates across the board to generate more than $600 million a year, money the state will need to pay for the school funding plan and to avoid major cuts in other state services.

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White House: Trump won't block former FBI chief's testimony

USA presidents in the past have invoked executive privilege to keep their conversations with top aides secret. Following Comey's firing last month, it was reported that he'd written memos about all of his meetings with Trump - and that during one, the president asked the FBI to drop its investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

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Trump set to make debut on Washington's social scene

The bot checks Trump's account every five minutes before putting them on official-looking White House letterhead and posting the statement to social media. Neiss' inspiration came when Pat Cunnane, a former deputy director of messaging at the White House under President Barack Obama , tweeted Sunday that , "all of Trump's Tweets should be mocked up in the correct Presidential statement format".

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2 arrested in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36

Filing criminal charges against the manager and organizer won't end the debate over who should be held accountable for the fire. The warehouse, which was zoned and permitted only as a warehouse, became a live-and-work space for many artists.

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Rhode Island to join states in Paris climate agreement pact

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and top officials from the European Union officials are set to reaffirm their commitment to a landmark climate change agreement after President Donald Trump said he was pulling the United States out of the Paris accord.

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British police name two London Bridge attackers

Redouane, 30, "claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan". Officers at Scotland Yard said they are working to identify the third accomplice, while 12 people who were arrested in east London in the wake of the murderous rampage have been released without charge.

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Trump may block Comey testimony before Senate

After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn during a February meeting in the Oval Office, the day after Flynn was sacked for misrepresenting his contacts with the Russian ambassador, Sergei Kislyak.

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Sheriff: Fired worker killed 5, shot self as siren neared

John Robert Neumann Jr., a 45-year-old US Army veteran, was armed with a semi-automatic handgun and hunting knife when he entered a business called Fiamma , which describes itself as one of the world's largest manufacturers of awnings for recreational vehicles.

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Donald Trump will not block James Comey testimony

This is the first that Comey is speaking publicly since his firing on May 9. Trump fired Comey as he was busy heading an investigation into the Republican president's ties with the Kremlin during the 2016 campaign and transition. "You don't do that I think by invoking executive privilege on a conversation you had apparently with nobody else in the room". "The committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former director on his role in the development of the intelligence ...

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Melania is the first Catholic first lady since Jackie Kennedy

Melania and Donald Trump were warmly welcomed by the pontiff, on Wednesday, the presidential couple has met with Pope Francis in Vatican City . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters that the president and the pontiff had "pretty extensive conversations" about terrorist threats and the radicalization of young people , in a meeting that went longer than scheduled.

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Trump's Travel Ban Tweets Could Come Back To Bite Him In Court

Neil Katyal, a Supreme Court lawyer, tweeted in response to Trump, "It's kind of odd to have the defendant in Hawaii v Trump acting as our co-counsel". On January 31, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said it is " not a travel ban " but rather a "temporary pause". "We only want to admit those into our country who will support our country and love deeply our people".

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Megyn Kelly Asks Putin About His Relationship to Michael Flynn

You and I have been working together all day today. Flynn was paid $45,000 to speak at the Moscow event, and was placed in the "seat of honour" next to the Russian President, according to sources. Flynn". Flynn told the Washington Post in August, 2016 that he did not ask to sit next to Putin or worry about the optics. Putin also said that India was facing a serious problem on account of terrorism and it was not an "imaginary thing".Kushner met with the ambassador, Sergei Kislyak, in ...

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Cowboys claim Zac Dysert off waivers

He was placed on waivers at the beginning of the 2014 campaign, but the team ultimately made a decision to keep him on the practice squad. In 2015, Dysert was on the practice squads of the Texans and Bills before spending the offseason and training camp this year with the Dolphins until he was released during final roster cuts.


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