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Trump tried to have top intel officials shut down Comey's Russian Federation investigation

Trump tried to have top intel officials shut down Comey's Russian Federation investigation

An individual familiar with what Comey told associates after Mr. Trump asked him to drop the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn confirmed this to CBS News. And Comey says the president asked him what they could do to "lift the cloud". "During our one-on-one meeting at Trump Tower, based on President-Elect Trump's reaction to the briefing and without him directly asking the question, I offered that assurance".



Iran Parliament shooting: Several wounded in attack by gunman

State TV reported four attackers are involved in the Parliament attack, and said eight people were wounded. Earlier reports said exchange of gunfire in a corridor of the parlaiment has injured a security guard in the parliament. An Associated Press reporter saw several police snipers on the rooftops of buildings around parliament. "I stand in solidarity with the President of Iranian Parliament and the Iranian people", European Parliament President Antonio Tajani tweeted.


Odell Beckham Jr. skipped OTAs to show desire for new contract

Odell Beckham Jr. skipped OTAs to show desire for new contract

On Wednesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that Beckham has been a no-show because he wants a new contract. Schefter went even further than that Tuesday during an ESPN radio appearance, saying that Beckham shouldn't show up for organized team activities, the team's mandatory minicamp that begins next week or even training camp until he gets a new deal.



Not Trump - is the biggest obstacle to climate action

Donald Trump revealed his decision to abandon the Paris Agreement . "This planet is God's creation, and we have a moral responsibility to be good to it", the California Democrat said . Since the USA withdrew from the Paris accord on Thursday, Pruitt and other White House officials - including Press Secretary Sean Spicer and counselor Kellyanne Conway - have refused to answer questions about Trump's beliefs on climate change.


Ray Rice takes assistant coaching job at his high school

Ray Rice takes assistant coaching job at his high school

The former Ravens running back, out of the NFL since 2014, has a new job in football after getting hired as the running backs coach at his high school alma mater in New Rochelle, N.Y. "We shot a video that just highlights everything that I've been talking about decision-making, how things happened in my life, how things unfolded", Rice said, per McManus.