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James Comey stresses 'independence' of Federal Bureau of Investigation in goodbye letter

Comey was abruptly dismissed on Tuesday by the Republican president, who said the issue was Comey's inability to lead. "You get whiplash with Senator Schumer's position on Comey", Cornyn said. Senate Democrats on Wednesday accused President Trump of courting a constitutional crisis by firing FBI Director James Comey. Is that is that what led to Jim Comey's firing? The political website reported that the letters from Rosenstein and Sessions were written to provide a rationale for doing ...



HHS secretary defends slashing Medicaid by nearly $1 trillion

In a tweet on Sunday, Trump said, "Republican Senators will not let the American people down!" The pro-Democratic group Save Our Care is running ads in 24 districts whose GOP House members backed the bill asking, "How could you do this to us?" Sen.



Saudi deficit plunges after cuts, oil revenue surge

Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan said in a press conference Wednesday that a fund to provide the basic requirements of rice and wheat to Yemen is being established with a capital of $500 million, of which the World Bank (WB) pledged to provide $200 million and Saudi Arabia $100 million.



Russian Photographer At White House Trump/Lavrov Meeting Was Working For Tass

Wednesday's meeting coincidentally came a day after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into Russian meddling in the USA election. "It appears that the President and Secretary Tillerson were more focused on making friends with Minister Lavrov than confronting Putin's envoy on Russia's troubling behavior", Engel said in a statement.


Delhi HC allows Income tax dept to probe into National Herald case

Delhi HC allows Income tax dept to probe into National Herald case

The complaint arose due to the acquisition of Associated Journals Pvt. In this application, Swamy had sought documents relating to a loan given by the Congress to the AJL, the holding firm of the National Herald, saying these were necessary for the goal of trial.