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It's not Comey versus Trump - it's Putin versus America

Comey said he was shocked when he learned that President Trump had fired him, saying, "The shifting explanations confused me and increasingly concerned me". The House intelligence committee sent a letter Friday asking White House counsel Don McGahn whether any tape recordings or memos of Comey's conversations with the president exist now or had existed in the past.



What Is The Congressional Baseball Game?

His office said that before surgery for a wound in his hip he was in good spirits and spoke with his wife by telephone. Members of Congress who were at the baseball field when gunfire broke spoke to news outlets to give their accounts of the shooting.


DC police say 2 arrests made in Turkish embassy melee case

DC police say 2 arrests made in Turkish embassy melee case

Marshals in coordination with the Metro Police Department in Washington . If the men, however, are Turks connected to the Turkish diplomatic mission, they may be given diplomatic immunity, in which case the State Department can ask the Turkish government to waive it or simply expel the men from the U.S.



London high-rise death toll rises to 12; more feared dead

Since then, more than 64 people have been taken to hospitals, and 20 are in critical care units, the London Ambulance Service says. The 24-storey tower is home to between 600 and 800 residents and has one stairway through which people could escape, locals told AFP .


Investors welcome massive majority for Emmanuel Macron's En Marche in parliamentary elections

Investors welcome massive majority for Emmanuel Macron's En Marche in parliamentary elections

The final result will be declared in the second round of voting next Sunday. Mr Macron wants a powerful mandate to push through plans to reduce worker protections to boost hiring, boost security and clean up corruption in politics. The Socialists, the party of former President Francois Hollande , won just 7.4 per cent. Emmanuel Macron's fledging centrist party La République En Marche has launched a drive to get voters out in the second round of the French parliamentary elections ...



Children tossed out of windows in London high-rise blaze

Ruks Mamudu, 69, said she ran to safety down one flight of stairs to the ground floor from her apartment wearing only her purple pyjamas and bathrobe. "I'm lucky to be alive". "There were no fire alarms", said Edward Daffarn 55, who was warned by a neighbor to flee. "This is mass murder and these people need to be put into court for the way they've treated this community", he said at the scene of the blaze.