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Trump, Saudi King inaugurate global centre against extremism

Norm Eisen, former ethics official for the Obama Administration and a regular critic of the Trump family's conflicts of interest, noted in an email to NPR, "In my view foreign government donations to a fund run by a reputable worldwide organization like the World Bank for a good cause are generally acceptable".



More Arrests in Manchester; Suspected Bomber Is Innocent, Father Says

British Interior Minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as "irritating" early on Thursday, after details about bomber Salman Abedi , including his name, first appeared in US media, adding that Britain's allies were perfectly clear that it "shouldn't happen again".



Republican Candidate Charged with Assault After 'Body-Slamming' Reporter

Mr Ryan would not say if Gianforte should be barred from joining the House Republican conference if he wins Thursday's election. "From what I know of Greg Gianforte , this was totally out of character, but we all make mistakes". The Gianforte campaign should not be rewarded for their strategy of lying and hiding from the press. An audio recording of the incident made clear that this account was not true.


Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide requested materials to House Oversight

Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide requested materials to House Oversight

The paper named Mr Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson as officials still in post with acknowledged contacts with Russian operatives. He was sacked from his position at the White House in February, after less than a month on the job, for failing to disclose the content of talks with Sergei Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the United States, and misleading Vice President Mike Pence about the conversations.



UK's Theresa May raised intelligence concerns with Donald Trump after leaks row

The clash over leaks came as police announced "significant" arrests and said searches being conducted in the area have turned up crucial evidence in the probe. "We greatly value the important relationships we have with our trusted intelligence, law enforcement and security partners around the world", a spokesman said.



Trump slams North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies over dues payments

Mr. Trump delivered remarks at the NATO summit unveiling of 9/11 and Berlin Wall memorials, a ceremony he called "a day for remembrance and resolve" and acknowledged NATO allies' swift response in invoking Article 5 of the Washington Treaty , the principle of collective defense, to aid the US during the attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001.