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Russians discussed using Manafort, Flynn to influence Trump

Russians discussed using Manafort, Flynn to influence Trump

This marked the first time the Trump campaign organization has been drawn into the bipartisan committee's investigation into Russian interference in the presidential election, it said. The testimony came the day after Michael Flynn , Trump's former national security adviser, invoked his constitutional right against self-incrimination.



Jared Kushner and the Russians

Trump said . "We're going to have a lot of strength and we're going to have a lot of peace". US President Donald Trump . Mr Kushner is the only person now in the White House known to be under investigation. It is clear that Mr Trump and his team are looking to control the damage from such revelations and contain the crisis that is threatening to consume his presidency.


United States intelligence committee to subpoena Flynn in Russian Federation probe

United States intelligence committee to subpoena Flynn in Russian Federation probe

As the Post notes, this is the first time that Trump's campaign structure has become part of the Senate committee's probe. One particular exchange told the tale. "But I know there was a basis to have individuals pull those threads". As valuable as Gen. Flynn is to our counterintelligence investigation, we don't believe it's our place to offer him immunity.


Texas Is Pushing Really Hard to Pass a 'Bathroom Bill'

Texas Is Pushing Really Hard to Pass a 'Bathroom Bill'

Huffman also said she used a previous ruling by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals as her "road map" for the bill. The House adjourned for the day Saturday without appointing conferees to work out with senators the chambers' differences on Senate Bill 669.


Boy flies off slide at water park on opening day

Boy flies off slide at water park on opening day

The manufacturer was on site Saturday, and will see if they need to add a weight requirement or adjust the pressure or flow of the water on the slide. About 700 people bought tickets for the debut by about 2 p.m., park officials said, on the sunny day with a light breezes. The 31,000-square-foot park was built as California endured a drought, leading residents to call for the project being scaled back or scrapped .



Reports swirling about Kushner and back channel with Russian Federation

The Senate committee's request was first reported by The Washington Post . "We're not going to comment on Jared", Cohn said. Another Comey memo , reported last week by the Times, shows President Donald Trump met privately with the FBI director on February 14 and asked him to end his investigation of Flynn, whose own contacts with Russian Federation had prompted the acting attorney general to warn the White House he had been compromised.