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Jeff Sessions, Ron Wyden tussle over James Comey's testimony

America's top law official also told the Senate Intelligence Committee any suggestion he colluded with the Kremlin was "an appalling and detestable lie". In his testimony last week , Comey said he and Trump had a one-on-one meeting in the Oval Office on February 14 about the investigation into the former national security adviser, Michael Flynn.


Ten Oz calls in administrators

Ten Oz calls in administrators

The current credit facility of $200 million with the Commonwealth Bank expires on December 23 and company wanted to replace this with a new $250 million loan. "The directors of Ten regret very much that these circumstances have come to pass", the company said in a statement. In relation to the transformation process, the Company has identified initiatives that are expected to have a positive impact on earnings in the order of at least A$50 (€33.66m) million in FY18 and potentially more than ...


Theresa May is a dead woman walking — George Osborne

Theresa May is a dead woman walking — George Osborne

Speaking on BBC1's Andrew Marr Show, Osborne was withering about the woman who had sacked him from the Cabinet past year and suggested she could be challenged for the Tory leadership early as next week. Mr Jenkin said he backed Mrs May "100 per cent" to remain as Prime Minister, but said it was too soon to say if she would lead the Tories into the next election.



North Korea releases jailed American student

Denise Koesterman ties blue-and-white awareness ribbons along Springfield Pike near the family home of Otto Warmbier , a 22-year-old University of Virginia undergraduate student who was imprisoned in North Korea in March 2016 , in the Wyoming suburb of Cincinnati on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 .


'You're Impeding This Probe': Senator Accuses Sessions of Obstruction

'You're Impeding This Probe': Senator Accuses Sessions of Obstruction

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he recused himself from the investigation into Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation because he was involved in the campaign. It will be the first sworn public testimony from Mr Sessions , a long time former senator, since he was confirmed as the nation's top law enforcement officer in February, and comes as political intrigue pulses through the United States capital following explosive testimony by Mr Comey last week.


Financial CHOICE Act Garners Sufficient Votes in House Vote

Financial CHOICE Act Garners Sufficient Votes in House Vote

Ironically, one group that isn't a fan of everything in Hensarling's bill is Wall Street . Even experts on financial regulation who were critical of Dodd-Frank found little to applaud in Hensarling's bill. The administration of President Donald Trump backed the bill as part of a multipronged effort to ease banking regulations in order to spur economic growth.