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Republicans tell Trump to lay off Mueller - but take no action

Republicans tell Trump to lay off Mueller - but take no action

The president challenged the investigation's existence and suggested political bias on the part of Mueller's investigators. Trump dismissed Mueller's probe into possible ties between Russian Federation and Trump's 2016 presidential campaign as a partisan probe, and pushed back against McCabe's statements that he kept detailed memos of his conversations with the president, calling them "fake memos".


Lalu admitted to RIMS cardiology wing

Lalu admitted to RIMS cardiology wing

The RJD supremo, who has been admitted to the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) after falling sick in the jail on Saturday, would not be present in the court. The RJD supremo is now in Ranchi's Birsa Munda prison where he is serving a 13.5-year prison term. He was convicted in the third case on January 24, related to fraudulent withdrawals from the Chaibasa treasury, and awarded a five-year jail term.


Senate Votes to Kill Bill Challenging Legality of Yemen War

Senate Votes to Kill Bill Challenging Legality of Yemen War

The United States Senate on Tuesday sided with President Donald Trump and rejected an effort to force him to end the USA military's support for Saudi Arabia's bombing operations in Yemen . McConnell added that USA intelligence provides the Saudis "greater precision in their air campaign", resulting in fewer civilian casualties. The US has provided weapons, intelligence and aerial refueling to the Saudi-led coalition supporting Yemen's government against Iran-backed rebels.


Egypt court orders suspension of Uber, Careem

Egypt court orders suspension of Uber, Careem

Uber's representatives in Egypt are yet to respond to the court's decision. Uber intends to appeal any court decision to suspend ridesharing licences in Egypt, an Uber spokesperson said. The ride-hailing smartphone applications had sparked several protests from cab drivers in the capital Cairo over their use of private vehicles to transport commuters, which they say violates traffic regulations.


California city seeks exemption from state sanctuary law

California city seeks exemption from state sanctuary law

Constitution". The Los Alamitos action also directed the city attorney to write an amicus brief in support of the March 7 preemption lawsuit filed against California by the Justice Department. But Los Alamitos is surrounded by larger and more diverse communities that are home to more immigrants, and visitors are drawn to the area by a nearby horse racetrack.


Parts of West Virginia Brace for More than a Foot of Snow

Parts of West Virginia Brace for More than a Foot of Snow

The Met Office still has ice warnings in place for most of England and Wales as snowfall melts, potentially turning roads treacherous. The "Son of the Beast" wreaked havoc as Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow, Meath and Waterford all bore the brunt of the snow storm .