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Man Utd and Ajax squeeze into final

Mourinho, whose United side face Ajax in the final in Stockholm on May 24, said: "They gave us a very hard match". I probably worked this season harder than ever. "It means an opportunity to win a trophy, the opportunity to be back in the Champions League ", said the Portuguese, who won the UEFA Cup - the precursor to the Europa League - with Porto in 2003.



United States government 'under assault' after Trump fired Comey, says James Clapper

But he said the FBI, which is conducting the Russian Federation probe as a counterterrorism investigation, would not necessarily have told the Director of National Intelligence if it found evidence of such collusion. The White House initially said Trump fired Comey on the recommendation of the top Justice Department officials: Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Rosenstein.


Gowdy takes himself out of FBI director search

Gowdy takes himself out of FBI director search

Over the weekend, Justice Department officials interviewed several candidates to replace Comey as director, including former Rep. Mike Rogers; Sen. Besides McCabe, other career Federal Bureau of Investigation officials are reportedly being considered as well.


Nurses to stage 'summer of protests' over poor pay rises

Nurses to stage 'summer of protests' over poor pay rises

The RCN's members were asked to vote to express their "appetite for industrial action", with 91 per cent of those who voted saying they'd take action that stopped short of striking, and 78 per cent of the 52,000 voters saying they'd definitely be up for a full future strike.



Trump firing Comey amounts to 'high crimes', says Harvard constitutional law professor

Trump told Fox News he did not ask Comey to pledge loyalty and only wants him to be honest. He also reportedly said he wanted it to move ahead without pressure from the White House. "They've been vetted over their lifetime, essentially, but very well-known, high-respected, really talented people", Trump said. The president said he never pressured Comey into dropping the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, and added that there was no "collusion between me and my campaign and the ...



Former president calls on Iranians to support Rouhani in election

It is yet to be seen if Khatami does the same in this election to the reformist First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri who is running alongside Rouhani. Rouhani, who is seeking a second term, has told supporters he needs a stronger mandate to free up Iranian society. Of course Rouhani was referring to Raisi who was appointed by Khomeini as a member of the "Death Commission" in the 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners.