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NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

Following Comey's blockbuster appearance before Congress, an Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll shows 68 percent of Americans are at least moderately concerned about the possibility that Trump or his campaign associates had inappropriate ties to Russian Federation.


Policeman shot dead in Kulgam

Policeman shot dead in Kulgam

Following this incident, police issued an advisory asking its personnel not to visit home on leave in south Kashmir. The militants opened fire at the policeman and he was shot multiple times. Militants also barged inside house of a retired high court judge in Anantnag and snatched four rifles from the policemen deployed there. Two policemen were wounded, one of them critically, in a militant attack in Hyderpora area of Srinagar on Thursday night.



Trump Will Be Impeached When GOP Loses the House

White House adviser Kellyanne Conway says testimony from former FBI Director James Comey "reflected very poorly on members of the Obama administration as well". One big strike against President Trump's insinuation that recordings of White House conversations might exist: The Secret Service isn't aware of any.



British and European Union negotiators to launch Brexit talks on Monday

That if Britain changes its mind it would find an open door. The German said: "The door to Europe is always open". Speaking to the Parliament in Strasbourg, he made clear he believes the rebate negotiated by Margaret Thatcher in 1984 and worth up to £5 billion a year to the United Kingdom, along with opt-outs in areas like open borders, monetary union and justice, could be up for grabs if Britain decides to stay.



London inferno extinguished; firefighters search for victims

At least 17 people have died in the Grenfell Tower fire , although the death toll is still expected to rise, emergency services have said. Fire engulfed the social housing block, where as many as 600 people lived in more than 120 apartments, in the early hours of Wednesday, turning it into a flaming torch in minutes.



Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships

Fresh off of infrastructure week, the White House is pushing forward a major jobs agenda that includes filling positions that do not require four year college degrees. "If you're really interested in promoting apprenticeship, you have to invest in that skills training", said Mike Rosen, president of the Milwaukee chapter of the American Federation of Teachers union.