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North Korea says linking WannaCry ransomware cyber attacks to Pyongyang is 'ridiculous'

North Korea says linking WannaCry ransomware cyber attacks to Pyongyang is 'ridiculous'

North Korea has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the mainland United States, saying the programme is necessary to counter USA aggression. The re-entry was controlled and the vehicle did not burn up, NBC said, quoting the officials. The U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting this week to discuss further measures in response to Pyongyang's launch of an intermediate-range ballistic missile days before.


Trump branded Comey 'nut job' as investigation points at White House

Trump branded Comey 'nut job' as investigation points at White House

Richard Burr, and the ranking Democrat, Sen. The date has not been set. As director of the FBI, Comey oversaw the investigation of potential links between Russian Federation and President Donald Trump's campaign. Rosenstein ensured House members that the Justice Department would work with members of Congress "to coordinate our parallel efforts" and establish a point of contact for Mueller.


No compromise in fight against Mali militants, says Macron

No compromise in fight against Mali militants, says Macron

Macron, who took office as France's President on Sunday, went to Mali on his second foreign trip, after first visiting Germany for talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, a traditional first trip for every new French leader in the past few decades.



Trump Gloated To Russian Officials About Relief Of Firing 'Nut Job' Comey

The FBI's investigation seeks to determine whether and to what extent Trump associates were in contact with Kremlin operatives, what business dealings they might have had in Russian Federation, and whether they in any way facilitated the hacking and publishing of Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta's emails during the presidential campaign.



Sean Spicer no longer expected to give daily briefings

The White House reeled on Tuesday from a messy 24 hours, bombshell scoops lifting serious questions about President Trump's behavior in the Oval Office, the administration and its surrogates that settled on a direct message: Blame the press.



Former FBI director Comey to testify publicly

The hearing will be held after the May 29 Memorial Day holiday, the committee said in a statement . The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, Mark Warner, said he expects Comey to "shed light on issues critical to this Committee's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election".