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NYTimes: Kushner Attempted to Set Up Direct Line to Putin

He is respected by virtually everyone and is working on programmes that will save our country billions of dollars. "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person". president's links to Russian Federation, after it was revealed that he set up a secret "back channel" before Trump even took office. Speaking during a visit to Australia, McCain told the Australian Broadcasting Company Russia has tried to "destroy the very fundamental of democracy" with efforts to ...



Trump's communications chief Mike Dubke resigns

The meeting was also attended by former national security adviser Michael Flynn , but both Kushner and Flynn were still just private citizens at the time. He's not a Trump loyalist and did not work for the campaign. Asked about Spicer's job security, a White House official said staffers have been told he "isn't going anywhere".


German chancellor teams up with rival against Trump

German chancellor teams up with rival against Trump

Merkel called into question the nature of Germany's relationship to Anglo-American allies at the conclusion of the G-7 summit in Italy, saying that the days when Europe could completely rely on others were "over to a certain extent". When Trump was inaugurated in January, Merkel had told the billionaire and former reality TV show star that cooperation would be on the basis of shared democratic values.



AMD plans a summer of fun with RX Vega and Threadripper

ThreadRipper is the company's effort to tap into the high-end desktop market being driven by virtual reality, video editing, gaming and 3D content creation. At FAD AMD revealed the Zen-based server chips, codenamed Naples , would be officially named EPYC, and at Computex their launch date was given of June 20.



Iraqi security personnel killed in W. Mosul in 48hrs

Its prime target is the medieval Grand al-Nuri mosque with its landmark leaning minaret in Mosul's Old City , where Islamic State's black flag has been flying since mid-2014. Up to 200,000 people still live behind Islamic State lines in Mosul, struggling to get food, water and medicine, U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator Lise Grande told Reuters .


SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA

SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP ) - SpaceX is taking recycling to a whole new realm - all the way to orbit. SpaceX will again launch its Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center , Florida. It's packed with 6,000 pounds of station cargo, including mice and flies for medical research. But considering NASA pays SpaceX about $133 million for each mission, and that price would include the cost of the rocket and the Dragon, the spacecraft is likely worth tens of millions of ...