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U.S. accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

The Trump administration hit a Syrian air base with a missile strike last month in retaliation for the regime's deadly chemical attack in Idlib province - a unilateral strike that prompted a skirmish of words between US and Russian officials.



Israel said to be source of intelligence Trump revealed to Russians

President Donald Trump's Russian meeting continues. Your afternoon shot of politics, sent straight from the desk of Joshua Miller. Democrats and some Republicans greeted those denials skeptically. AP photo White House press secretary Sean Spice calls on a reporter as National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster listens during a briefing Tuesday at the White House in Washington , D.C.



US Cong asks Federal Bureau of Investigation to handover fired Comey docs on Trump

The White House swiftly denied the Tuesday reports first published by the New York Times , saying that the president "never asked Mr. Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn". The White House defended Trump's disclosure of classified information to senior Russ. He also tweeted on Friday suggesting he has secret recordings of his conversations with Comey, though the White House has since repeatedly refused to confirm or deny ...



Vereit Inc (VER) Shares Gap Up on Better-Than-Expected Earnings

The financial services provider reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.01. Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 28th. Vereit's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now -141.02%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " Vereit Inc (VER ) Upgraded to "Outperform" at Evercore ISI" was originally published by Chaffey Breeze and is the sole property of of Chaffey ...



Northrop Grumman Co. (NOC) VP Sells $7435000.00 in Stock

The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides a range of insurance and reinsurance services and products to clients around the world. The company has market cap of $59.50 billion. Finally, Citigroup Inc cut shares of Northrop Grumman from a buy rating to a neutral rating and cut their price target for the stock from $253.80 to $185.08 in a report on Wednesday, March 1st.



Trump asked Comey to 'shut down' Flynn investigation

Comey wrote a memo after one February meeting at the White House stating that President Donald Trump had asked him to shut down the FBI's investigation of ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn. "And there's more behind it. There are other memos". For Richard Painter, former chief ethics lawyer for George W. Bush, Trump's alleged conversation with Comey would likely would rise to the level of obstruction of justice if it's revealed that Trump implicitly or explicitly threatened to ...