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McCabe testifies in place of Comey at Senate hearing

The New York Times Editorial Board penned an open letter to Rosenstein criticizing his memo to Trump, and many Senate Democrats have said they now regret voting for him. "That was just another one of the many reasons that he no longer had the confidence of the president or the rest of the FBI", Sanders said. Trump fired Comey on Tuesday, generating a storm of speculation over the dismissal's timing.



North Korea Sends Angry Letter to Congress Protesting 'Heinous' Sanctions

As North Korea and the US have no diplomatic relations and no official channels of communication, it is not clear how the letter was sent. The report, carried by the North's Korean Central News Agency, said the letter was sent Friday. But he said Friday's protest was also notable in that it was sent by the recently revived parliamentary foreign affairs committee, which was discontinued by Kim's father, Kim Jong Il, in 1998.


France's President-elect Scrambles to Find Candidates for Upcoming Parliamentary Poll

France's President-elect Scrambles to Find Candidates for Upcoming Parliamentary Poll

On Thursday, his Republic on the Move party announced an initial slate of 428 candidates for France's 577-seat National Assembly. To qualify, would-be candidates, including total newcomers to politics, filled extensive on-line applications with CVs and explanatory letters for pre-screening and follow-up interviews, according to local media interviews with some of them.


American Farmers Thrilled To Send Their Meat To China

American Farmers Thrilled To Send Their Meat To China

While our president was busy undermining rule of law in the United States, one tweet at a time, his trade team struck a preliminary deal that would allow cooked Chinese poultry products into the USA market, and (supposedly) American beef exports into China .


Acting FBI boss contradicts Trump over Comey

Acting FBI boss contradicts Trump over Comey

The following day, Feinstein questioned the timing of Comey's firing and whether it was due to the ongoing Russian Federation investigation. "My decision", Trump said. "That is not accurate", McCabe told senators. One of the most recent justifications for Comey's firing was offered by deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who filled in for Sean Spicer as he hid in the White House bushes.