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Serena Williams, Biles join LA's 2024 Games bid

Baumann described the following three-day inspection work in the French capital "intense", which they also looked forward to. IOC Evaluation Commission is scheduled to have a meeting with the Paris bid on Sunday, then go to some proposed venues or iconic backdrops for the 2024 Games, including the Eiffel Tower, Roland Garros and the Stade de France , next Monday.



Trump creates advisory body to look into possible voter fraud in elections

To date, neither Trump nor his team has provided evidence to substantiate the claims , but they have promised an investigation. "Depending on results, we will strengthen up voting procedures!" he added. So what this order does is something that's never really been done before and that is establishing national nationwide entity to collect data on the issue of voter fraud and election integrity.



Trump's tax returns saga has birthed the "with few exceptions" meme

The letter said that Trump's tax returns do not indicate that he has "any income of any type from Russian sources", as well as "any debt owed by you or TTO to Russian lenders or any interest paid by you or TTO to Russian lenders". Trump specifically said he has no investments or loans in or from Russian Federation. Trump has refused to make his tax returns public. "Most Americans are very focused on what their tax returns will look like while President Trump is in office, not what his look ...



US, China Strike Trade Deal

It's the first list of commitments between the US and China stemming from the nations' 100-day action plan, which President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in April. Further extensions could range to three years. Other winners are U.S. credit card firms, which will be allowed to begin the Chinese licensing process and rival China's UnionPay system, which has enjoyed a near-monopoly there.



BC Greens gain two more seats in 2017 provincial election

Party leader Andrew Weaver was re-elected in his Oak Bay-Gordon Head riding with more than half the votes, which led to a loud celebration at party headquarters in Victoria. Solomon initially thought Grade 4 and 5 students might be too young for the vote, but she's since changed her mind. Christin Geall, who ran for the Greens in 2001, said she was "ecstatic".


President Trump Says He Could Pick New FBI Director By Next Week

President Trump Says He Could Pick New FBI Director By Next Week

In the initial moments after Comey's firing, Trump's press secretary, deputy press secretary and Vice President Mike Pence all said Trump's decision was based on the recommendation of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Warner also said he hopes to have Comey testify in a public hearing before his committee. Calling Trump's remarks about possible taped conversations "outrageous", Sen.