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Trump Says Mueller's Friendship With Comey Is 'Very Bothersome'

Trump said that there are no tapes , despite a tweet he sent after he fired Mr. Comey from his post in May, warning him not to leak anything because he might have taped conversations. The New York Times has reported that Mr Trump has considered firing Mr Mueller but has so far been talked out of it by aides. Ultimately the cryptic comment resulted in the appointment of a special counsel who is now reportedly investigating Trump's own actions in a probe that could dog his presidency for ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Defiant Pelosi Says She's Staying: 'I Think I'm Worth The Trouble'

Most notable was the appearance of Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond, the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus. "Maybe they don't want to play in that arena, but I'm very proud of the members who do", she said. Pelosi spoke out Thursday to address calls for her to step down as party leader in the House chamber. "Unfortunately a loss for us, but not good news for them", Pelosi told the rank-and-file in a closed-door meeting Wednesday morning, according to Democrats present. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Gives Nancy Pelosi a Backhanded Compliment

Speaking to reporters Thursday, Pelosi said Democrats are proud of the race they ran and she dispelled a question about stepping down. Rice points to Pelosi as the reason that the Democrats keep losing. It might be Pelosi's fight for her political life. "Sen. (Harry) Reid was a target, Sen". Now, with Obama and Reid gone, Republicans have occasionally tried latching Democratic senators to Chuck Schumer and Elizabeth Warren, with mixed results. Consulte Mais Informação

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Student takes jab at school dress code with yearbook quote

Student takes jab at school dress code with yearbook quote

The school's dress code says clothes with holes, rips, or tears that cause the clothing to be revealing or suggestive are not allowed. Sure, most of us have to comply with an office dress code, but that's a different issue entirely from the stringent expectations girls face at school and the way they're ridiculed, shamed, and forced to miss valuable learning time whenever someone has an issue with their leggings. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care

Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise out of intensive care

Scalise, the Republican House Majority Whip, was critically injured during a shooting by a lone gunman at the GOP baseball team's practice for a charity game June 14 . The attack spurred an outpouring of bipartisan support , and Scalise's colleagues on Capitol Hill continue to rally together. He, Mika and others were shot or otherwise injured in a mass shooting carried out by James Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois, who later died in the hospital of gunshot wounds. Consulte Mais Informação

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Obama on Senate bill: It's 'not a health care bill'

They said the measure missed delivering a GOP promise to Americans "to repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs". Dean Heller and Susan Collins have also withheld support. "We live in the wealthiest country on earth". Maybe their love for tax breaks and health care industry donors overrides their concern for people who will get hurt - including those who depend on Medicaid for mental health and opioid addiction treatment. Consulte Mais Informação

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Historic day for Pak, says PM Nawaz at SCO summit

The Indian side is grateful for China's support for India's accession to the SCO and will work closely with China in the organisation, Modi said. Chinese President Xi Jinping met with his Kazakhstan counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the SCO summit in Astana , however a customary meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was "conspicuously absent". Consulte Mais Informação

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Botswana : Country's former president Ketumile Masire dies

Botswana : Country's former president Ketumile Masire dies

He was born in Kanye, Bechuanaland (now Botswana) on July 23, 1925. Masire, who was president of Botswana from 1980 to 1988, was only the second president of the state. He was chairperson of the International Panel of Eminent Personalities Investigating the Circumstances Surrounding the 1994 Rwanda Genocide between 1998 and 2000, and from 2000 to 2003 was the facilitator for the Inter-Congolese National Dialogue. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gergen: Trump could beat Dems in 2020

It takes enormous pressure off Republicans, as they look to craft an Obamacare replacement bill acceptable to both chambers of Congress. But, to quote Taylor Swift, they're not out of the woods yet. Taken together, the special elections suggested that going into next year's midterms, the Democrats have not only significant advantages but also an impressive ability to squander them. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russia's military says they may have killed Isis leader Baghdadi

Russia's military says they may have killed Isis leader Baghdadi

The Russian army on Friday said it was seeking to verify whether ISIL chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed after its warplanes hit the group's leaders in a night raid in Syria last month. There have been previous reports of Baghdadi's death that later turned out to be false. After the USA invasion of Iraq in 2003 to topple Saddam Hussein, he joined the insurgency and was captured and imprisoned by US forces. Consulte Mais Informação

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Clinton Campaign Chairman Podesta to Answer Congressional Questions in Russia Probe

Clinton Campaign Chairman Podesta to Answer Congressional Questions in Russia Probe

As the scandal surrounding Donald Trump and his presidential campaign's ties to Russian Federation continues to plague the White House, the House Intelligence Committee will interview its first major witness next week. Podesta himself implied during an interview in February that there was a conspiracy among members in the Federal Bureau of Investigation to bring down Clinton in the election. Consulte Mais Informação

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Presidential Polls: Kovind files nomination, promises to uphold dignity of Presidency

Asserting that there is nobody better suited for the post than Kovind, Naidu said, "Majority of the political parties have rallied behind Shri Ram Nath Kovind ". He said the JD (U) took the decision after considering all aspects and the election for the top office should not be a matter of confrontation. Opposition parties will meet in New Delhi on Thursday afternoon to decide their choice of candidate for the July 17 Presidential election , as scheduled earlier. Consulte Mais Informação

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US pushing China to rein in companies that deal with NKorea

US and Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs have begun talks in Washington that are expected to focus on the nuclear and missile threat from North Korea . Wednesday's talks came amid rising calls for tougher sanctions on the North after American college student Otto Warmbier died just days after he was released from North Korea in a coma following 17 months of detention for taking down a political propaganda sign from a hotel. Consulte Mais Informação

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Indian passports to be bilingual: Government

Indian passports to be bilingual: Government

To help people in rural areas who don't have PAN cards, the government said ration cards could be submitted while applying for Tatkal passports. "From now on, all Indian passports will be in Hindi and English". Police verification, a major part of the passport issuing process, takes time, the minister pointed out. Presently, the passport bears an authorisation by the President, and has cautionary messages in Hindi and English. Consulte Mais Informação

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