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Oval Office meeting with Russian officials raises eyebrows

The move was labelled as "Nixonian" by some commentators - likening Trump to former United States president Richard Nixon, whose presidency was brought down by the scandals uncovered in the Watergate scandal. The Trump administration has said Comey's firing was unrelated to the Russian Federation investigation. Michael Flynn's failure to disclose meetings with Kislyak eventually led to his departure as national security advisor and made the Russian diplomat a virtual household name.


Kushner family drops out of China presentation

Kushner family drops out of China presentation

The EB-5 program allows foreigners to get a fast-track USA visa in exchange for investing at least $500,000 in an eligible project in economically distressed or rural areas. Ethics watchdogs said Meyer appeared to be leveraging family ties to the White House to enrich the family business. "If the rules are finalized, they'd affect that project and many other projects throughout the country", Friedland said.



A Major Police Union Says It Supports Trump Firing Comey

A House Intelligence Committee investigation descended into turmoil as a result of its chairman's coziness with the administration and its Republican members' myopic focus on the source of scandalous leaks rather than their substance. Comey has come under intense scrutiny from both sides of the political aisle, most notably for his public comments on an investigation into Democrat Hillary Clinton's email practices, including a pair of letters he sent to Congress on the matter in the closing ...


Derek Jeter Says Thank You To New York

Derek Jeter Says Thank You To New York

Nicely done, but why didn't they let the pigeons speak? Molloy, who was once married to George Steinbrenner's daughter, Jessica, was the Yankees' managing partner in 1992 when the team drafted Jeter with the sixth overall pick, a move that helped the franchise win five world championships.