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Michael Cohen hunts for new lawyers in FBI probe

We're not talking here about special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's investigation of the Russian Federation scandal; this has to do with the USA attorney for the Southern District of NY. What he'd do if his loyalty were tested was always an important question, because of the assumption - shared by both the president's critics and his defenders - that if Cohen flipped on President Trump , he could do some real damage.

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry Trump pwns the GOP

President Donald Trump is crediting his Election-Day tweet in part for the defeat of a South Carolina Republican congressman who has been critical of his administration. Including Arrington in SC, at least 14 women emerged as nominees in states that also included Maine , North Dakota and Nevada . He is better of in Argentina.

Splitting California Into 3 States Put on November Ballot

The initiative proposes dividing the state into Southern California , from San Diego to Fresno; Northern California , from OR to Santa Cruz County; and California , which would consist of the six counties between Los Angeles and Monterey along the coastline.

Kim summit will strengthen strong ties between USA and Singapore

Kim is scheduled to meet Trump at 9 a.m. local time on Tuesday to talk about ending his country's nuclear programme and transforming the isolated state which has been under harsh worldwide sanctions for its defiant arms programme. This picture taken on December 21, 2017 and released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un the 5th Conference of Cell Chairpersons of the Workers' Party of Korea in Pyongyang.

How Harry reassured 'nervous' Meghan during her first Trooping the Colour

Prince George (4) and Princess Charlotte (3), both attended the event without their newborn brother Prince Louis who is just 6 weeks-old. Interested in Royal Family? Prince Philip was not in attendance, and neither was William and Kate's newborn son, Prince Philip.

Italy shuts ports to rescue ship carrying 629 migrants

Tweeting out the hashtag #CloseMyPorts, Salvini identified the Sea Watch 3, a Dutch-flagged vessel working for a German open-borders group, telling his followers: "Italy has stopped bending its head and obeying, this is the time where we say no".

Cuba releases details of incident involving US official

Since the incident, other employees from the consulate and their families have been evacuated. That word comes from three United States officials. Guangzhou is one of the most important of the US diplomatic outposts in the country. China has said it had looked into the Guangzhou case but came up with no clues about the cause of the symptoms. In April, Canada said it would remove families of diplomats posted at its embassy in Cuba as information from medical specialists has raised ...

Kim Kardashian's Effort to Grant Clemency to Alice Johnson

Johnson learned Wednesday that her life sentence plus 25 years for her role in a cocaine distribution ring, a nonviolent drug offense, was being commuted by Trump through a phone call from Kim Kardashian West . Alice was serving a life sentence for a first-time non-violent drug offence, after she was convicted of cocaine trafficking back in 1996. Trump has taken a much different approach to presidential pardon power than his predecessor.

Putin visits China: Trump summit up for discussion

At stake is the risk of tit-for-tat tariffs between the major western economies turning into an unrestrained trade war. Macron called on other G7 leaders not to water down a joint communique at the end of the summit, at the expense of shared values, simply in an effort to win Trump's signature, warning that a "G6 plus one" outcome was possible.

Palestinian shot dead after throwing rock at Israeli soldier

IDF soldiers were tasked with defending the border and protecting the Israeli citizens living nearby. On Wednesday British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson renewed his earlier call for an independent investigation into the violence in Gaza.

U.K. Court Ruling Leaves Northern Ireland Abortion Law Unchanged

However, a different four of the seven ruled that the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, which had initiated legal proceedings to try to liberalize the law, did not have the right to bring the case. "Westminster must act now to decriminalise abortion across the United Kingdom and grant basic bodily autonomy to the women of Northern Ireland". The Northern Irish law pertaining to abortion is now the strictest in the United Kingdom and permits abortion only when there is real and ...

Giuliani Shrugs Off Reaction to His ‘Hands and Knees’ North Korea Comment

Singapore's foreign minister Vivian Balakrishnan will visit the North Korean capital at the invitation of the North's foreign minister Ri Yong Ho, Singapore's foreign ministry said in a statement . The ones in Singapore tend to focus more on logistics, negotiating security, protocol, all those types of things. Pompeo has also been receiving briefings, sometimes multiple times a day, from Amb.

France, Britain to deploy warships to South China Sea

Parly said although France was not a claimant in the South China Sea disputes , by conducting such exercises "on a regular basis with allies and friends" it was contributing to a rule-based order. He added that the status of US troops in South Korea was not on the table when Trump and Kim meet, but left the door open to the issue being discussed down the road between Seoul and Washington if certain conditions were met.

China: Tariffs by USA would wipe out trade progress

China has warned that the United States that the outcome of trade talks will be void if Washington imposes trade sanctions including tariffs on Chinese goods, state media reported Sunday quoting a government statement issued at the end of two-day high-level talks between Chinese and USA trade officials.

Trump tweets he 'never fired' Comey over Russian Federation, contradicting reports about memo

Attorney's Office would ultimately conclude that McCabe had done nothing wrong. Although Comey's interview is significant, it does not indicate that prosecutors have reached a conclusion, according to reports . Comey has said he "could well be a witness" against McCabe if McCabe were ever charged and tried. The sort of announcement that Comey made then is typically left to the Justice Department.

Mueller’s team is ‘meddling’ in midterm elections

A senior House Republican briefed on the FBI's Russian Federation probe is disputing President Donald Trump's allegation that the agency spied on his 2016 campaign for political purposes. He questioned why Mueller's team isn't still investigating Hillary Clinton, despite the fact that the Federal Bureau of Investigation did in fact investigate the former secretary of state and found there was no case to prosecute.

World shouldn't question Kim Jong Un's motives, says South Korean defense minister

He also said it was likely that more than one meeting would be necessary to bring about his goal of denuclearizing the Korean peninsula but "I think you're going to have a very positive result in the end". On Thursday, after talks with Kim Yong-chol in NY, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed confidence that the process was moving in the right direction, but warned that the North's young leader must be bold enough to make a "strategic shift" in understanding that he will be safer ...

UCLA ranks as second-best public university nationwide, ninth in world

The UK claims nine places, down from 10 past year. Harvard came top of the Times Higher Education league table for the eighth year in a row, with MIT second and Stanford University third. This marks the first time since 2014 that an Israeli university has been included in this list, the university said in a statement. The survey revealed that some of Europes top universities were vulnerable to a changing global higher education order, Baty stated.

USA defense sector braces for Trump tariff fallout

Mr Fox said: "It's very disappointing that the United States has chosen to apply steel and aluminium tariffs. all in the name of national security". He said he would travel to China on Friday for trade talks this weekend. Europe had previously outlined a list of items, including USA bourbon, cranberries and jeans, as potential targets for retaliation.

'I wish' I didn't pick Jeff Sessions as attorney general

The President made the request on several occasions - each to no avail. Trump's legal team has asked to review classified information about the origins of the FBI investigation to prepare the president for an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller, who is now leading the investigation into ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.