Kushner Companies apologizes for name dropping Jared during China investors pitch

The Kushner family has apologized for bringing up its connection to the Trump administration while hawking real estate investments to Chinese businesspeople looking for US visas. Kushner's lawyer claims that Kushner has personally divested from the One Journal Square project, although of course his family has not. Though the foreign investor immigration program has become a source for cheap real estate financing for projects like the Kushner family's, questions about its fairness and ...

Iran`s President Rouhani Wins Second Term of Election

As Rouhani appeared close to victory, some female drivers held out the V for victory sign and flashed their vehicle lights on highways in Tehran's affluent north. He appealed primarily to poor and deeply religious Iranians, many of whom felt left out of Mr. Rouhani's vision for the future. Syrian President Bashar Assad is one of the first world leaders to congratulate President Rouhani on his re-election.

Polls show UK's Conservatives losing ground as policies set out

Polls show UK's Conservatives losing ground as policies set out

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. One supporter shouted "get them out" and "evil scum" when the Tories were mentioned. "But young people are being offered no hope by the Tories either - loaded up with tuition fee debts and next to no chance of [owning] a home of their own", said Corbyn, a veteran social and political ...

New French President Announces His 1st Government

The En Marche movement has been canvassing candidates for the poll as it tries to replicate its electoral success after its leader Emmanuel Macron won the presidency this month. The former education minister, now mayor of Pau, gave Macron a boost in the polls in February when he chose to join the former banker's ranks, sealing an alliance.

Hillary Clinton Practiced Resisting Trump Hugs During Debate Prep

Hillary Clinton Practiced Resisting Trump Hugs During Debate Prep

Going into the first debate in the 2016 presidential election, it was unclear how candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump would handle their very public, very high-pressure initial greeting at the event. Trump then tried to pull him in for a hug. And, well, we'll just let you watch her reaction... Comey, who Wittes said "stood in the back, right in front of the drapes, hoping Trump wouldn't notice him camouflaged against the wall", went to shake Trump's hand.

Russia Foreign Minister Denies Talking to Trump about Comey

At first, the White House said Trump fired Comey based on the recommendation of the Justice Department, and because of Comey's handling of the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton past year. Mr Comey initially believed that he could instruct the new President in what was appropriate during their communications, but later became convinced the President was intending to try and affect the direction of the investigation, the source told the United States broadcaster.