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Indian American comedian roasts Trump at media dinner

Indian American comedian roasts Trump at media dinner

No one had a harder gig Saturday than comedian Hasan Minhaj , except perhaps for the poor soul who had to tell President Trump that Minhaj didn't blow it roasting the commander in chief onstage at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. So when Trump chose to not show up to the White House Correspondents' Dinner , Samantha took it upon herself to make a Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner .



Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov on Comey Firing: 'You Are Kidding'

Trump fired now-former FBI Director James Comey, who told Congress earlier this year that his agency has been investigating Russia's actions - and possible ties to anyone associated with the Trump campaign - since last July. "You're kidding. You're kidding" as he posed on Wednesday for photographs with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Flynn is now one of the key figures in the investigation.



General Election polls: Conservatives heading for landslide victory

The opposition claim that the SNP is on the slide - we look at the data to see if the claim is justified. That would mean a bigger majority for Theresa May but not necessarily the landslide some were expecting, said Prof Curtice, but he also cautioned against reading too much into the results.


Trump Launches $1.5M 'First 100 Days' TV Ad Promoting Accomplishments

Trump Launches $1.5M 'First 100 Days' TV Ad Promoting Accomplishments

Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, companies investing in the U.S., the elimination of "regulations that kill American jobs" and the approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline. "America becoming more energy independent". "Regulations that kill American jobs: eliminated", the narrator says. He described the pact, meant to curb global warming, as an impediment to USA economic growth.



After Firing FBI Director, Trump Meets With Russian Foreign Minister

The talks come one day after Trump fired the FBI Director, who was overseeing an investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election. "The president raised Ukraine, and expressed his administration's commitment to remain engaged in resolving the conflict and stressed Russia's responsibility to fully implement the Minsk agreements".


Labour and Lib Dems promise billions of pounds for schools

Labour and Lib Dems promise billions of pounds for schools

Corbyn, a veteran socialist campaigner who has based his campaign around taxing the wealthy to fund public service spending, said he would pay for increased school funding and free adult education by putting up the taxes on company profits.