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Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey testimony, attorney says

In another discussion, a phone call on March 30, Mr Comey said Mr Trump described the overall Russian Federation probe as "a cloud" that made it hard for him to lead the country. He also says he did not keep written memos of his interactions with Obama. Comey skips over Trump's exact response, but says that "based on President-elect Trump's reaction", he assures Trump that his personal conduct isn't under investigation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

About half an hour after the initial attack at parliament, three to four people entered the western entrance of Khomeini's tomb complex and opened fire, before one of the attackers detonated a suicide belt. Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined on Wednesday that Iran will keep moving forward and the terrorist attacks will only result in stronger determination among Iranian nation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

Proxies attack what their masters despise most: "the seat of democracy". Riyadh and Tehran vie for predominance in the Gulf and influence in the wider Islamic world. "I saw two men shooting randomly", said one journalist at the scene. Soon after the parliament attack, a suicide bomber and other assailants targeted the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini located just outside the capital, Tehran , according to Iran's official state broadcaster. Consulte Mais Informação

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Comey to Congress: President Trump told him 'I need loyalty'

Comey is appearing before the Senate intelligence committee in one of the most eagerly awaited hearings in decades, and will publicly contradict aspects of Trump's accounts of their private conversations. The ex-FBI director's testimony recounts his conversations with the apparent precision of a veteran lawman. Comey describes nine one-on-one conversations with Trump in four months. Consulte Mais Informação

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Comey Opening Statement For Senate Intelligence Hearing, Annotated

Comey Opening Statement For Senate Intelligence Hearing, Annotated

It was earlier reported that Trump had asked Coats to press "James Comey, the then Federal Bureau of Investigation director, to back off from focussing on his former national security advisor Michael Flynn ". Comey wrote that U.S. President Donald Trump pressured him into watering down the Federal Bureau of Investigation's probe into whether Russian Federation meddled in the November vote. Consulte Mais Informação

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UAE bans expressions of sympathy towards Qatar

Late on Tuesday, the West African country of Mauritania, a member of the Arab League, severed ties with Qatar over allegations it "supports terrorists", the state news agency reported . "They said they would take a hard line on funding". A spokesperson told VICE News that the agency "does not confirm or deny investigations". Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates were the largest markets by the number of available seats for Qatar Airways and the loss of the four Arab markets ... Consulte Mais Informação

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RNC Rolls out Efforts to Combat Comey Testimony

Here's what Comey said took place. But they backed off that plan after Comey's written testimony - which clearly contradicted that narrative - was released, according to someone familiar with the plan. "He is a good guy and has been through a lot", Mr. Comey quotes Mr. Trump as saying. New York GOP Rep. Chris Collins told reporters that Trump acted appropriately when asking former FBI Director James Comey to go easy on former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, who is under a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Rick Scott expands special session call to include medical marijuana

Rick Scott expands special session call to include medical marijuana

Rick Scott after Scott vetoed almost $12 billion from the new state budget. One of the key sticking points between the House and Senate has involved how many retail outlets the state's licensed medical-marijuana operators could run. The other five licenses would go to new applicants-including an African-American grower and two facilities that are or were used for "the canning, concentrating, or otherwise processing of citrus fruit or citrus molasses and will use or convert the facility or ... Consulte Mais Informação

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