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Post reports Trump under investigation for obstructing justice

Later the New York Times and Wall St Journal reported the story, citing their own sources. Together, the requests from Mueller suggest new scrutiny on whether the president tried to influence the Russian Federation investigation through conversations he had with Comey , whom he ultimately fired , or with other officials.


Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup

Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup

The task at hand also involves matches against Mexico , who routed New Zealand 9-3 on aggregate in the intercontinental playoff for the 2016 World Cup finals , and then European champions Portugal . According to the report , workers are often afraid to speak out about abuses, fearing reprisals from their employers. Russian officials, however, say the Confederations Cup will be safe.



Trump sits by wounded Scalise's bedside

Ronny Jackson, the White House physician, who had visited the center earlier in the day to ascertain Scalise's condition from doctors there. The alleged gunman, who according to President Donald Trump was neutralised, has been identified as by Federal law enforcement officials as James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois.


Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 17

Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 17

Speaking after visiting the site of the devastating fire in North Kensington, London , May said she wanted to make sure "this awful tragedy is properly investigated". The alarm was raised just before 1am and within an hour, flames had engulfed the entire block of 120 flats, which is home to between 600 and 800 people.


Senate passes budget bill; House expected to follow

Senate passes budget bill; House expected to follow

The Senate is expected to receive the bill again when it reconvenes at noon Thursday, June 15. An amendment to the proposal to restore some funding to Marshall University and West Virginia University - an additional $3.8 million from other parts of the budget - was rejected by House members 58-35.