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Comey may have been using memos to build a case against Trump

Comey may have been using memos to build a case against Trump

Backers need 218 signatures to force a vote but are more than a dozen shy of that at last count. The following day, The New York Times reported , Trump asked Vice President Pence and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to leave a national security meeting so Trump could speak with Comey alone.


Bridge collapses in Goa village, several people fall in river

Bridge collapses in Goa village, several people fall in river

The footbridge over Sanvordem river at Curchorem village in South Goa district collapsed on Thursday evening. "Search and rescue ops have been intensified". Efforts were underway to evacuate others. More than 30 persons are believed to be missing after the old bridge collapsed as a crown assembled to watch an unidentified person attempt a suicide late on Thursday.



General Election: Punters react badly to Lib Dems manifesto

May has vowed to press ahead with Brexit, saying she was prepared to take Britain out of the European Union even if no deal with the bloc could be struck, while Labour's leader Jeremy Corbyn has said the issue has been settled. It has also announced a scheme by which social housing tenants could own their homes after paying rent on them for 30 years. Much of the extra cash for their plans would be raised through a 1p increase on income tax and raising corporation tax by 1% to 20%.


Turnbull and Moon talk trade, security

Turnbull and Moon talk trade, security

Trump told Moon the strong bilateral alliance defended the two countries against North Korea, then invited the newly elected South Korean president for a state visit, Voice of America reported . Moon said the alliance with Washington is his top priority. They came as North Korea's ambassador to the United Kingdom told Sky News his country will go ahead with its sixth nuclear test at a time and place of its leader's choosing.


Socialist party dead, ex-French PM says, backing Macron's movement

Socialist party dead, ex-French PM says, backing Macron's movement

Macron's movement announced Monday that it was rebranding itself with a new name, "Republic on the Move". Candidates from mainstream parties that alternated to govern the country in the past four decades were eliminated in the first round. Echoing Le Pen's concession speech, Nicolas Bay, the National Front's secretary-general, said that "a new divide is emerging: the patriots face the globalists".



Lawmakers Issue Requests For Comey's Memo Regarding Flynn Investigation

Responding to news reports about the request, Lindsey Graham said Wednesday he wants James Comey to testify about his conversations with the president before a Senate panel. Attorneys: Patrick Cotter , who served the Eastern District of NY; and Renato Marrioti , who served the Northern District of IL. Oh, she's just trying to save her swing seat, you say? Striking a defiant stance, he added: "You can't let the critics and the naysayers get in the way of your dreams".