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Special counsel Robert Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

Special counsel Robert Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

The president tweeted Friday, "Despite the phony Witch Hunt going on in America, the economic & jobs numbers are great". Kushner and other Trump business associates are being looked at in the investigation, according to a new report. One memo recounts a February request from Trump, during a private meeting in the Oval Office, that Comey end an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn .



Gap on climate change unveiled at G7 ministerial meeting in Italy

In a footnote, the United States explained that it did not join the sections of the communiqué on climate, "reflecting our recent announcement to withdraw and immediately cease implementation of the Paris Agreement ". They eventually agreed , as long as it was clear the note came from "we the United States". In it, the administration formally rejected both the Paris climate deal itself and the concept of Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs), worldwide bodies through which developed ...



Deputy AG: No Plans to Fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Ruddy emphasized that he thinks firing Mueller would be "a significant mistake" but also that he thinks there is no justification for a special counsel in the first place. Mr Mueller is in the earliest stages of his investigation and still building up his team that will lead the probe. Mr Ruddy said the President was weighing whether to dismiss Mr Mueller because of concerns about conflicts of interest.



May meets DUP leader for urgent talks

The deal May has brokered with the DUP leader Arlene Foster involves giving an economic boost to Northern Ireland, but agreeing to disagree on some social policy issues, including LGBT rights and same sex marriage. "Any deal which undercuts in any way the process here or the Good Friday Agreement is one which has to be opposed", he said. While the DUP are deeply eurosceptic, they have baulked at the potential loss of a " frictionless border " with the Republic of Ireland.



Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road

The mosque is nearly three quarters of a mile away from Seven Sisters Road. The Muslim Council of Britain said it had been "informed" that a van had run over worshippers as they left a mosque in Finsbury Park. Nearby streets have been closed to traffic as emergency services respond. It came weeks after three Isis supporters rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before rampaging through Borough Market with knives, killing eight people before being shot dead by police.



Nah Son: Golden State Warriors Reportedly Skip White House Visit

Curry and Durant also heard from former President Barack Obama with congratulations, though Durant said he was most excited that among 200 messages was a text from a high school girlfriend he didn't realize still had his number. The Golden State Warriors got a real deal on one of the NBA's best players. This time he lasted about two extra days. "I don't believe in that".