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McCaul: Trump's Criticism of Mueller, Sessions Look 'Paranoid'

But when Sessions took questions, he was immediately pressed about whether he was considering resigning in light of Trump's criticism. "I could not imagine President Bush saying something like that about really anyone who worked for him", Wood said.


China opens movie theater on disputed South China Sea island

China opens movie theater on disputed South China Sea island

On Saturday, some 200 soldiers and residents attended an inaugural screening at a new state-of-the-art cinema on Woody Island, known in Chinese as Yongxing Island. China is deeply suspicious of any United States military activity around its coastline. The Duterte administration opted to resolve the territorial disputes amicably, as it reaffirmed its commitment to protect the country's territorial claims and maritime entitlements.


Trump slams 'illegal' leak alleging Sessions discussed campaign with Russian envoy

Trump slams 'illegal' leak alleging Sessions discussed campaign with Russian envoy

In an 11-page statement to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Kushner suggested nothing inappropriate occurred in the meetings. And he noted that he had his assistant get him out of a meeting now at the center of headlines about Russian Federation matters. WASHINGTON - It is no surprise, but it is still a shock, to see how little President Trump understands about the independence of the Justice Department and the ...


Philippine Congress Approves Duterte's Request To Extend Martial Law In Mindanao

Philippine Congress Approves Duterte's Request To Extend Martial Law In Mindanao

They said nearly 1,000 pro-ISIL fighters, holding 23 hostages, were still active elsewhere in the south. The spokesperson further described martial law as "essential to the overall peace and stability". But martial law remains a sensitive issue in the Philippines as it brings back memories of human rights abuses that occurred in the 1970s under the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos .



Israeli Security Measures Lead to Deaths, Violence

Israel's military fortified its troops in the West Bank and placed forces on high alert Saturday, a day after a Palestinian stabbed to death three members of an Israeli family and some of the worst Israeli-Palestinian clashes in years erupted over tensions at the Holy Land's most contested shrine.


Cong accuses Venkaiah Naidu of grabbing land meant for the poor

Cong accuses Venkaiah Naidu of grabbing land meant for the poor

Ramesh first referred to "secret order", in which Naidu's Telangana trust Swarna Bharat Trust, was exempted from a developmental charge of more than Rs.2 crore. "Congress leader said that and sought clarification from Naidu said that" Is it not a fact that on August 17, 2002, Naidu was forced to return this 4.o5 acre of land after public embarrassment and accusations of wrong doing?" according to the leaders statement.