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U.S. Senate Democrats seek details on possible Comey funding request

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), a member of the committee said she had not been briefed on any requests for additional funding for the investigation, but said, "I understand there have been additional requests". Democratic lawmakers, and some Republicans, have publicly doubted the justification Trump gave for firing Comey - that he had not properly managed the investigation into Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her e-mail practices.


Canadian Press NewsAlert:Green candidate wins seat in BC legislature

Canadian Press NewsAlert:Green candidate wins seat in BC legislature

We don't need to concede at this point". With Green Candidates claiming larger vote counts than expected in a number of ridings across the province, Olsen added, "I think it' going to be a wake up call for the other two parties". The province of British Columbia is having trouble making up its mind. CBC's website headline, "B.C. Liberals hang on to win minority", accompanied a subhead that said the final result wouldn't be finalized for several weeks.


Pak-Afghan tension: Border firing ends as Afghan military admits mistake

Pak-Afghan tension: Border firing ends as Afghan military admits mistake

Pakistani and Afghan officials accused each other of killing civilians on Friday after gunfire erupted near a major border crossing where Pakistani census officials were carrying out a count. Pakistani officials said Saturday they were still busy in assessing damages caused by the Afghan artillery. "Hotline contact between Pakistan and Afghan Director General Military Operation established".


Merriam-Webster corrects a typo in Trump's tweet about Sally Yates

Merriam-Webster corrects a typo in Trump's tweet about Sally Yates

Yesterday, former Obama appointee Sally Yates and former DNI James "not the leak" Clapper testified before the Senate for a hearing on Russian interference in the 2016 election. election a taxpayer-funded "charade". Following former acting Attorney General Sally Yates' testimony yesterday, the media's attention has been laser-focused on the 18-day period between Yates informing the White House of then-National Security Advisor Michael Flynn being potentially compromised by Russian ...



Comey says he will not dwell on dismissal

At a hearing on Thursday, the Republican chairman of the panel, Richard Burr, and the top Democrat, Mark Warner, praised Comey. Trump maintains Comey told him that he was not under investigation, but McCabe suggested under questioning that was highly improbable.