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Russians 'bragged they could use Flynn to influence Trump'

The conversations picked up by USA intelligence officials indicated the Russians regarded Flynn as an ally, sources said. A former Obama official told CNN that the intercepted communications amounted to "a five-alarm fire". The previously undisclosed interactions form part of the record now being reviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional investigators probing Russian interference in the USA presidential race and contacts between Trump's campaign and Russia.



Corbyn says Tories 'pitching young against old'

But he insisted that a better deal for pensioners must not come at the expense of the "left-behind generation" of younger people, but should be funded through higher taxes on top earners and big business. The audience of 700 ardent supporters, many wearing red Corbyn t-shirts and waving banners welcomed him with a chant of "Jezza, Jezza" and cheered and clapped enthusiastically throughout his speech.


Comey was 'uneasy' about having dinner with Trump — JAMES CLAPPER

Comey was 'uneasy' about having dinner with Trump — JAMES CLAPPER

But I don't think it would be a bad question to ask." The US President has insisted Mr Comey, who he fired earlier this week, assured him at a dinner in January that he was not personally under investigation for collusion with Russian Federation before the election.



Israeli police, USA secret service prepare for Trump's Jerusalem stay

Top officials at the State Department, Department of Defense and the US intelligence community are urging the White House not to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, warning that such a decision would be harmful to the peace process and carry broader regional risks, a senior administration official and several U.S.


Chuck Schumer Threatens To Boycott FBI Confirmation If No Special Prosecutor Named

Chuck Schumer Threatens To Boycott FBI Confirmation If No Special Prosecutor Named

White House officials have named several possible candidates, including the acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director, Andrew McCabe; Republican Senator John Cornyn, and Judge Michael Garcia of the New York Appeals Court. If James Comey is going to testify in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, he reportedly has one condition-it has to be in public. Alice Fisher, a high-ranking Justice Department official in former President George W.


Giles Deacon crafts Pippa's custom wedding dress

Giles Deacon crafts Pippa's custom wedding dress

Just Kate Middleton, Prince William, Prince Harry, and the royal babies were attended and photographed at St. Mark's church. The bridesmaids are Countess Philippa Hoyos, Lily French, Avia Horner and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, the Telegraph reported.