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Two Democratic AGs to sue Trump for foreign payments to his businesses

Two Democratic AGs to sue Trump for foreign payments to his businesses

Well, D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh see it differently, and say the fact that Trump has maintained ownership of the business empire shows a complete disregard for the USA political system. Rather, he has shifted responsibility to the foreign government delegations who stay at his hotel; they're the ones who should be tracking the cash they spend at Trump's hotels. Read More

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Trump holds cabinet meeting, promises change

Trump holds cabinet meeting, promises change

Trump falsely claimed, about a dozen times, that Democrats are "obstructionists", blaming the long delay in having a cabinet meeting on the Democrats. President Barack Obama called for more in his 2014 State of the Union address. "I don't want them to come into this mess". "I do think once she's in D.C. Read More

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Sessions Prepares to Testify as Republicans Prod Trump on Tapes

After he fired his FBI Director, then he raised the possibility that he had tapes of his conversations with Comey (the White House still hasn't answered the question of if any tapes do exist.) On Sunday, Mr. Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee opened up a whole new case of controversy. Senators are also looking at whether Mr. Sessions violated his recusal from the Justice Department's Russian Federation investigation by writing a memo recommending Mr. Read More

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Trump Lawyer Reportedly to File Complaint Against Comey Over Shared Memos

Comey said that Trump asked him specifically whether he could drop the investigation with respect to Flynn, the former national security adviser whom Trump fired for withholding information about his contacts with foreign governments. Comey's judgment was validated shortly afterward: in early March, Sessions did indeed recuse himself from the entire Russian investigation, after it was revealed that the former senator and top Trump surrogate failed to disclose a series of meetings with ... Read More

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White House Bats Down Idea That Trump Is Considering Firing Robert Mueller

Washington Free Beacon editor Matthew Continetti said Sunday that the direction of the Robert Mueller's investigation toward the question of obstruction of justice places President Donald Trump in a "perilous place". Technically, it's up to the attorney general to decide what to do with the special counsel . He said there was no ambiguity when the president met Comey on February 14 at the Oval Office and asked the FBI director to drop the investigation on Michael Flynn , the ... Read More

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Trump defends 'travel ban' after appeal to Supreme Court

In a tweet Monday morning, which George Conway commented on, Trump wrote: " The Justice Dept . should have stayed with the original Travel Ban, not the watered down, politically correct version they submitted to S.C". He also said that "sensible" lawyers in the White House and Justice Department agree with him. Trump then said he wants an expedited hearing on the original order . Read More

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Primary election reminders for voters

To help you out, WHSV's Bob Corso has conducted 1on1 interviews with each of the candidates running for governor. Republicans have even less experience. For lieutenant governor, the three Republicans running are state Sen. He's dinged Perriello for making promises that Northam said are unrealistic, like raising taxes on the wealthy. Read More

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15-year-old arrested in death of 10-year-old Colorado girl

15-year-old arrested in death of 10-year-old Colorado girl

An Amber Alert was issued the next afternoon. Campbell disappeared Wednesday, and her body was discovered the next day. On Friday, police announced that the death was being investigated as a homicide. The 15-year-old boy told police they got separated when a rainstorm moved in. Investigators didn't release other details, including a possible motive. Read More

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Forecasters call for nothing but sunshine Monday in the metro

Forecasters call for nothing but sunshine Monday in the metro

Partly cloudy skies and low temperatures in the upper 60s will provide for a mild evening. Tuesday will have partly cloudy skies with a few isolated showers and thunderstorms possible in the afternoon, so rain chances will be 30%. Winds will be out of the southeast and temperatures will be topping out around 88 degrees. Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Read More

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Kathy Griffin says 'career over' after graphic Trump photo

Kathy Griffin says 'career over' after graphic Trump photo

Despite the apology , she was sacked from her job co-hosting CNN's New Year's Eve special and has had at least four comedy shows cancelled. Bloom said the Trump image was a response to then-candidate Trump's campaign comment that former Fox news anchor Megyn Kelly had "blood coming out of her eyes", and that it wasn't a threat of violence against Trump, whom they called "the most woman-hating tyrannical president " in USA history. Read More

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Oregon State meets Fullerton in College World Series opener

He relieved twice in 2016, including the NCAA Regional championship game against Rice in which he entered in the third inning on three days of rest and threw a one-hit shutout over six innings for the 5-2 win. The rout was officially on. The Seminoles (45-21) had 13 hits among 10 players and four home runs. They were also aided by a wild pitch in the inning. Read More

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U.S. warns Beijing of South China Sea Islands

Backing fresh sanctions on North Korea , Russia's deputy United Nations ambassador Vladimir Safronkov stressed in June that "the choice here has to be made in favour of using diplomatic tools to the maximum extent possible". Hong Kong: US defence secretary James Mattis urged China to follow its words about North Korea's nuclear weapons program with actions. Haley said: "We want a negotiated solution, but North Korea must fulfill its basic obligations by first stopping all ... Read More

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Los Angeles replaces its gay pride parade with 'resist' march

Los Angeles replaces its gay pride parade with 'resist' march

She said the flag would remain at half mast until Tuesday. As if these "Pride" parades haven't become a big enough joke, having little to nothing to do with real unity and acceptance for which they began, in support of people who are portrayed as different; now mixed with liberal hypocrisy and "H8" aimed at the wrong people: Conservatives, and the Trump administration. Read More

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Smirnoff Vodka Just Trolled Trump & Russia In This EPIC Ad

The ads began popping up over the weekend and target small portions of the NY metro area, including a train station in Harlem, a Diageo spokesman confirmed. Ex-FBI director James Comey , who was sacked by Trump during the investigation and after discussions concerning his loyalty, testified under oath to the Senate intelligence committee. Read More

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Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic

Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic

The attorney general was forced to recuse himself in March from the federal investigation into Russian interference in the USA election after media reports that he twice met with Kislyak during the 2016 campaign and did not disclose that to the Senate during his confirmation hearing in January. Read More

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Butler hires LaVall Jordan as head coach

Butler hires LaVall Jordan as head coach

Jordan continues Butler's pattern of hiring basketball coaches with longstanding ties to the program. "We are thrilled to welcome LaVall, Destinee, and their three handsome daughters back to Butler". Jordan came to Milwaukee after being an assistant at MI under John Beilein and will be heading back to his alma mater. Butler of the Big East Conference has made the NCAA Tournament seven of the last nine years, including two appearances in the national championship game. Read More

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US attorney general to face questions on Comey firing, Russia

She described Comey's testimony as "candid" and "thorough" and said she would support a subpoena if needed. On Friday, the panel told the White House it wants to know if there are Trump tapes. Preet Bharara told ABC's "This Week" that Trump was trying to "cultivate some kind of relationship" with him when he called him twice before the inauguration to "shoot the breeze". Read More

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Trump's fight with London mayor perplexes his critics

It is not the first time a call has been made to rescind Trump's invitation to visit the United Kingdom, as two million people signed a petition in January calling for a temporary "POTUS ban". But Donald Trump Jr . argued Khan had also engaged the president - potentially a reference to Khan's past criticism of Trump's proposed U.S. travel ban on people from six Muslim majority countries. Read More

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Trump proposes plan to improve US' infrastructure

Trump proposes plan to improve US' infrastructure

Trump mentioned that people around the country are anxious there are bridges "so unsafe they are afraid they are going to fall down". U.S. President Donald Trump will outline his vision on Wednesday for an infrastructure plan that includes federal grants to rural areas as well as to states and localities to create additional funding for projects, according to a preview of the speech provided by the White House. Read More

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Congressman introduces Covfefe Act so Trump can't delete his tweets anymore

Congressman introduces Covfefe Act so Trump can't delete his tweets anymore

President Trump's tweets frequently make national news and are a topic of everyday conversation, including deciphering the meaning behind his tweet using the previously unheard of term, " covfefe ". "Indeed, the president recently confirmed his assessment that it is the "countries" that are inherently risky, rather than the 180 million individual nationals of those countries who are barred from entry under the president's 'travel ban .'" This was a reference to Trump's recent ... Read More

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Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre

On Monday, he invited members of the community to stand with him and honor the victims. She says "we still have work to do". The club's owner, Barbara Poma, is developing plans to build a memorial at the Pulse site. "Just to listen to the tolling of the bell and to think of the history of what that's about and then putting that in an emotional place, a very personal place". Read More

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Interior head suggests reducing Bears Ears National Monument

Trump called the Bears Ears designation an "egregious abuse of federal power" and a "massive federal land grab". Zinke is basing his recommendation off a listening tour, he said, that brought him to Southern Utah last month . Rose Marcario, President and CEO of Patagonia, blasted the decision and proclaimed that the clothing/conservation company would not sit idly by and watch as the Bears Ears National-Monument status was threatened. Read More

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Montana's Gianforte Avoids Jail Time For Reporter Assault

The misdemeanor assault charge carried with it the possibility of six months in jail and a $500 fine. If he does not violate the conditions of his sentence, the charge could be dismissed. That's what I've done today, ' Gianforte said after the hearing. "If he wasn't rich and powerful, he would be in jail". "He made a mistake", Bozeman resident Keith Patterson said. Read More

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Lindsay Lohan joins Rupert Grint sitcom Sick Note

Lindsay Lohan joins Rupert Grint sitcom Sick Note

In an unprecedented random event, Lindsay Lohan and Rupert Grint's worlds have collided in a flame-haired supernova to create a show that will hopefully kickstart both of the former child stars' somewhat stagnant careers. Season two picks up from the end of the first season. The show has apparently switched from Sky Atlantic to Sky 1 and season 1 will air later this year at 10pm. Read More

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