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NY Occasions claims Trump ordered Mueller's firing

NY Occasions claims Trump ordered Mueller's firing

He notes that the Federal Bureau of Investigation director and Rod Rosenstein , the deputy attorney general, literally showed up at the office of House Speaker Paul Ryan begging to keep the memo secret. "There's no reason for me to counsel him one way or the other on that, Nancy. You don't how I lawyer and you don't know what I communicated to the president and what I did not".


Finland's president Sauli Niinisto re-elected for the second term

Finland's president Sauli Niinisto re-elected for the second term

Since the incumbent president got the majority of votes and won his second six-year term in the first round, there will be no runoff on February 11. Mr Haavisto has conceded Mr Niinisto's victory. "I take it that people have been reasonably happy with my (political) line". Yet while the president remains active in foreign policy, including holding the chairmanship of the Arctic Council since May 2017, presidential power over domestic policy has ebbed steadily since the final throes of the ...


Donald Trump denies report he tried to fire Robert Mueller in June

Donald Trump denies report he tried to fire Robert Mueller in June

The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee said Friday that it would be "uncharted territory" if President Donald Trump tried to fire the special counsel investigating Russian election meddling and possible collusion by the Trump campaign.



Attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills dozens in Kabul

The street is also home to multiple European Union offices. The attacker, driving an ambulance filled with explosives, was able to race through a security checkpoint by saying he was transferring a patient to a hospital. "The Taliban's cruelty will not prevail", Trump said as he reiterated his commitment to free Afghanistan from terrorists. Tadamichi Yamamoto, head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan , "unequivocally" condemned the attack .


New contract lets ICE track license plates across US

New contract lets ICE track license plates across US

The contract does not specify the commercial vendor, but an ICE representative told that the data will come from Vigilant Solutions, a leading network for licence plate recognition data. Homeland Security said the information can be used to "determine the whereabouts of subjects of criminal investigations or priority aliens to facilitate their interdiction and removal".


Cecile Richards Is Stepping Down as President of Planned Parenthood

Cecile Richards Is Stepping Down as President of Planned Parenthood

Richards testified before Congress when conservative lawmakers tried to defund Planned Parenthood, which received roughly $500 million in federal funding , based on the allegations. Richards has overseen America's largest abortion vendor since 2006. Her legacy "is one of death and destruction", said Kristin Hawkins, president of Students for Life of America.