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Trump hopeful as interviews continue for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Senator Graham told NBC that Mr Trump's tweet was "inappropriate" and called on the president to "back off and let the investigation go forward". That being said, though 90 percent of respondents were aware of Trump's firing of Comey , a total of a third said they didn't know enough about the story to have an opinion, which seems like a lot of people either not paying much attention or still unwilling to form an opinion, despite the wall-to-wall media coverage of the White House crisis.


ANC wants Molefe out of Eskom

ANC wants Molefe out of Eskom

We don't want Brian Molefe back at the helm of CEO. "Our people will guard all entrances", Bloem said. The party filed a two-part application to the court, the first seeking to interdict Molefe from performing any duties or functions as Group Chief Executive at Eskom as well as to prevent him from receiving any benefits associated with the position and the second requesting that the court review and set aside his reappointment as the party believes this reappointment to be irrational.



Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for govts

The attacks exploited the computers because they were running outdated versions of Microsoft's Windows operating system. The software firm blamed governments for storing data on software vulnerable to hackers. Code for exploiting that bug, which is known as "Eternal Blue", was released on the internet last month by a hacking group known as the Shadow Brokers.


Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on IS capital

Kurdish-led forces say they will advance on IS capital

Turkey says the group is an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK. Trump wants to see a quick and decisive military defeat of IS, a goal that makes the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) a precious US partner on the ground.


Trump Meets With Russia's Lavrov At The White House Today

Trump Meets With Russia's Lavrov At The White House Today

The meeting came a day after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, who had been in charge of the investigation into any ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, CBS News reported. In brief remarks to journalists after the meeting, Trump said his decision to abruptly fire FBI Director James Comey the day before his meeting with Lavrov did not affect the meeting "at all".


Indira most acceptable PM even today: Pranab

Indira most acceptable PM even today: Pranab

He recalled that after being elected party president on January 2, 1978, she had taken only until January 20 to finish the process of formation of the working committee, the parliamentary board, PCCs and AICC structures, so the party could prepare for elections to the state assemblies of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Assam and NEFA that year.