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Sen. McCain says American leadership was better under Obama

Sen. McCain says American leadership was better under Obama

When asked if USA foreign policy had more credibility during the Obama administration, McCain said "As far as American leadership is concerned, yes". Trump called out London Mayor Sadiq Khan after the June 3 terror attack that killed eight people. But the president mischaracterized Kahn's statement as he was referring to the city's increased police presence - not about the terror attack itself.


Jeff Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Jeff Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Trump , obviously, did not accept the resignation-Sessions is still attorney general-but in recent days, their public relationship has noticeably cooled, with the White House declining to state whether the administration had confidence in Sessions.


Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public on Tuesday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public on Tuesday

Former FBI director James Comey takes an oath during a hearing before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill June 8, 2017 in Washington, DC. Sessions wants to respond to some of the questions Comey raised about his conduct. On Twitter , the Senate's top Democrat, Chuck Schumer, trolled the president with video of a mock staff meeting in which aides praised Schumer's hair and his performance on the Sunday talk shows.


Stop Funding terrorism, Donald Trump Tells Qatar, US' Key Ally

Stop Funding terrorism, Donald Trump Tells Qatar, US' Key Ally

The UAE welcomed " President Trump's leadership in challenging Qatar's troubling support for extremism". Gulf Arab nations, with the exception of Kuwait and Oman , acted because of Qatar's longtime support for militant Islamist groups such as Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood , as well as the nation's ties with regional rival Iran .



Burning Questions For Jeff Sessions

Some Democrats also have questioned why Sessions, after that recusal, wrote a memo to Trump saying he recommended the firing of FBI Director James B. Comey. The high-stakes testimony also takes place amid reported friction between Sessions and Trump, who criticized the attorney general's decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation probe.



Names of inmates sought in Georgia released

The auto is described as a green 2004 Honda Civic with Georgia license plate RBJ6601 . After forcing the driver out, the two drove west toward Eatonton, Sills said. Both inmates are white men who records show had been held at Baldwin State Prison, a facility about 100 miles southeast of Atlanta, and they were being transported between Hancock State Prison and Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison.