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Trump changes his story on the Comey firing

That coverage of the Comey story prompted the Friday tweet storm from the president, who also continued to loudly deny that he or his team had anything to do with Russia's hacking Democrats during the 2016 election. The next day, Sanders said the president asked Rosenstein to put his concerns in writing. Trump told NBC he had planned to fire Comey all along, regardless of whether top Justice Department officials recommended the stunning step.



IMF, WB to support Belt and Road related projects

Chinese President Xi Jinping makes a toast during the welcoming banquet for the Belt and Road Forum at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing , China May 14, 2017. Xi summed up the fruitful achievements of the B&R construction in the past four years and put forward the goal and direction for building the Belt and Road into a road of peace, prosperity, opening-up as well as innovation, and one that connects different civilizations.


ABC 2017: CNN's Jake Tapper urges accountability in government

ABC 2017: CNN's Jake Tapper urges accountability in government

CNN first reported that US intelligence and law enforcement agencies believed that ISIS and other terrorist organizations had developed new ways to place explosives in laptops and other electronic devices to evade airport security screening methods.


Comey Hopes Trump Taped Their White House Dinner Conversation

Comey Hopes Trump Taped Their White House Dinner Conversation

Comey has not confirmed Trump's account. Spicer declined to answer repeated questions from reporters about whether Trump tapes his phone calls or conversations with others - or whether there were recording devices in the room during the meeting with Comey.


Ohio high school students get pepper sprayed for class

Ohio high school students get pepper sprayed for class

Numerous students began screaming as the pepper spray took effect. Lining up against a wall, group of teens at the Barberton High School in OH partake in pepper-spray exercise in order to get some extra points in their criminal technology course.



How the Greens could wield power in a minority government

Both the NDP and Greens favoured changing the voting system to some form of proportional representation and vowed to ban corporate and union donations to political parties, issues the Liberals failed to fully appreciate. The Liberal leader also injected a note of humility on the drop in Liberal seats. A dialogue about how we do things, what we should do, how we want to shape the future of our province.