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U.S. special counsel seeks Flynn documents from White House

Mueller's team has asked the White House for documents related to Flynn's lobbying and questioned witnesses about whether he was paid by the Turkish government, according to a report from The New York Times .The document request was not a formal subpoena, the newspaper has reported.


Pole detained over abduction of British model in Italy

Pole detained over abduction of British model in Italy

A British model was kidnapped in Milan and detained for six days as her captor tried to auction her off online, Italian police have said. Police said the kidnapper was caught and confessed to the crime. Herba, who is reported to now live in the West Midlands, is accused of luring the woman to Milan from Paris with a promise of a fake photoshoot. A statement from Milan police headquarters detailed the woman's ordeal.


Trump responds to campaign to fire HR McMaster

Trump responds to campaign to fire HR McMaster

McMaster, sent an official letter giving her unfettered and continuing access to classified information and waiving her "need-to-know" requirement on anything she viewed or received during her tenure, Circa has confirmed . "He pressured Trump to cancel his visit to the Wall and only visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial - ala the Islamists who insist that the only reason Israel exists is European guilt over the Holocaust", Glick wrote .


CFPB Lays Groundwork for New Rules on Overdraft Fees

CFPB Lays Groundwork for New Rules on Overdraft Fees

There's one hitch: Although you have to sign up for the so-called overdraft protection, over half of consumers say they don't even remember making a choice about it, according to Pew Charitable Trusts . "Very frequent overdrafters", accounts hit with more than 20 fees per year, were about 5 percent of all accounts studied, but paid more than 63 percent of all overdraft and insufficient fund fees.


Odor Was Bad, What Was Inside Was Worse: 1K Dead Animals

Odor Was Bad, What Was Inside Was Worse: 1K Dead Animals

Birds, reptiles, and fish were among the dead animals, with the floors covered with feces and trash. The rescued animals included fish, chickens, parakeets and lovebirds, including some exotic species. Neighbors also said they recently noticed huge shipments of birds and the smell started to get worse. Bowman was arrested on an unrelated charge, but could be facing animal cruelty charges.


Climate Change Will Bring 50-Fold Rise in Europe Weather-related Deaths

Climate Change Will Bring 50-Fold Rise in Europe Weather-related Deaths

The deaths due to the flooding on the coasts would increase also significantly (+3 780%), up to 233 deaths every year at the end of the century, against only six in 1981-2010. The Joint Research Centre provides scientific advice for the European Commission and "support to EU policy". The increases are lower for the fire (+138%), river floods (+54%), storms (+20%).