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House intel panel approves subpoenas for Flynn, Trump's lawyer

Flynn will also provide personal documents sought via a separate subpoena after Senate investigators narrowed the scope of the request. "While we anticipate interviews to begin shortly, we have agreed that the pace of those interviews will be dictated by the needs of the investigation and not the preferences of outside parties", he said in a statement.



Many US business leaders disappointed at Trump's Paris withdrawal

He added: 'As the mayor of Pittsburgh, I can assure you that we will follow the guidelines of the Paris agreement for our people, our economy and future'. Merkel said Friday that the announcement by Trump was "extremely regrettable and that's putting it very mildly". Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called Trump's move "reckless and regressive".


United States pressure not slowing down N. Korea missile tests

United States pressure not slowing down N. Korea missile tests

The suspected Scud-type missile is not thought to have caused any damage. It is the latest in a string of recent test launches as the North seeks to build nuclear-tipped ICBMs that can reach the U.S. "This is a clear violation of UN Security Council resolutions". May 14: North Korea test-fires its newly developed Hwasong-12 missile, which it says can carry a heavy nuclear warhead.



Rihanna star of National Basketball Association finals opener

Slowly, but surely, Golden State built up their lead throughout the second frame. Faced with those conventional-wisdom options, Durant did the only thing he could do - assert himself as Game 1's best player . "That's when they become very unsafe because those guys, they sprint down the lane, they sprint to the 3-point line, they put a lot of pressure on your defense", James said.


Donald Trump's Muslim ban could be reinstated within just two weeks

Donald Trump's Muslim ban could be reinstated within just two weeks

President Donald Trump's administration on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to revive his ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority nations after it was blocked by lower courts that found it was discriminatory. During his U.S. Senate confirmation hearing, Gorsuch vowed not to be a rubber stamp for any president when asked about Trump's statements criticizing judges who ruled against the travel ban .



Egypt: 23 dead as gunmen fire on bus carrying Coptic Christians

Hours after Friday's attack President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi ordered airstrikes on Islamist militant camps in Libya as Egypt's military said those who had planned and executed the attack had come from these camps. The pontiff took the occasion to condemn the attacks, repeating his statement that killing in the name of God is blasphemy. "Terrorists are engaged in a war against civilisation, and it is up to all who value life to confront and defeat this evil", US President Donald Trump said.