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White House says no evidence of Trump team collusion with Russians

White House says no evidence of Trump team collusion with Russians

Trump has repeatedly denied that he did anything improper and has said that he has been told he is not under investigation. CNN first reported the omission. Page said he expects to testify sometime during the week of June 6 and wants at least part of his testimony to be public . Trump rejects the suggestion his team colluded with Moscow as a "witch hunt", and so far there is little more than circumstantial evidence of any personal links between the president and Russian ... Read More

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Ulta Beauty, Inc. Setting The Table For Earnings

Ulta Beauty, Inc. Setting The Table For Earnings

King Wealth Management Group Llc, a New York-based fund reported 13,073 shares. The Junto Capital Management Lp holds 46,000 shares with $11.73M value, down from 64,600 last quarter. Samlyn Cap Ltd owns 296,296 shares. Old Dominion Cap Management owns 5,457 shares or 0.75% of their U.S. portfolio. At the end of Mar reporting period, 278 institutional holders increased their position in Ulta Beauty , Inc. Read More

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Trump administration asks for time to weigh Obamacare subsidies

The Congressional Budget Office plans to release its estimate Wednesday of what impact the Republican House-passed health care bill would have on coverage and premiums . The Obama administration appealed that decision - and kept the reimbursements flowing to insurers - and the appeal is now being handled by the Trump administration, which has also maintained the payments up to now. Read More

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Trump makes personal appeal to both sides for Mideast peace

Trump makes personal appeal to both sides for Mideast peace

Abbas is ready to work with Israel on a peace agreement. Speaking to a group of Israelis in occupied Jerusalem on Tuesday, Trump said he is "personally committed to helping Israelis and Palestinians achieve a peace agreement". Although he stressed exerting efforts to achieve peace, the USA president did not mention the two-state solution as a result for these efforts. Before leaving the region for Europe on Tuesday, Trump made a joint appearance with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas ... Read More

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Dem wants to know if Trump pressed intel chiefs

The intelligence panel also is seeking Comey's memos . Brennan said he "encountered and am aware of information and intelligence that revealed contacts and interactions between Russian officials and USA persons involved in the Trump campaign that I was concerned about because of known Russian efforts to suborn such individuals". Read More

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Former CIA chief says he warned Moscow over election hacking

Former CIA chief says he warned Moscow over election hacking

Former President Barack Obama's Central Intelligence Agency chief John Brennan said he was the first official to notify the USA government of Moscow's alleged attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential race. "We're taking options that we feel are appropriate right now", Burr told reporters after a closed committee meeting. The committee is leaving open the possibility to filing contempt charges against Flynn later if he refuses to comply. Read More

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Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocent

Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocent

But, she added, "I can say that they are perfectly clear about the situation and that it shouldn't happen again". Five people have been arrested in the United Kingdom and the bomber's father and brother were held in Tripoli . Soldiers were replacing armed police on Wednesday at sites like Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street and Parliament. A source close to the investigation into the bombing told Reuters that the focus was on whether Abedi had received help in putting together the bomb ... Read More

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NATO chief says allies to join anti-IS coalition

At a ceremony at NATO's gleaming new headquarters, Trump reissued his longstanding call for members to pay their fair share, lecturing the expressionless leaders about spending more as they stood listening in awkward silence. A new strain emerged on the relationship between the US and a key European ally: a British official said Thursday that police in Manchester will stop sharing information about their bombing investigation with the USA until they get a guarantee that there will be no ... Read More

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Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear deal remains

Senate panel OKs new sanctions on Iran; nuclear deal remains

In turn, Ahmadi is Director of the Iranian group Shahid Bakeri Industries Group.The French companies do not have manufacturing or sales operations in the United States.Both individuals are key enablers of Iran's ballistic missile program, according to the Trump administration.The new sanctions announced Wednesday hit Morteza Farasatpour, a top Iranian defense official who oversaw the sale of explosives and other materials used by Syria's Scientific Studies and Research Center, the Treasury ... Read More

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Ryan: Lawmakers will meet new debt deadline

Ryan: Lawmakers will meet new debt deadline

U.S. Department of the Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin today expressed his approval of President Donald Trump's newly released budget proposal. On Wednesday, Steven Mnuchin testified before the House of Representatives' Ways and Means Committee that he would increase sanctions pressure on Iran, Syria and North Korea. Read More

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Iraq probes allegations of human rights violations in Mosul

The deaths prompted Amnesty International to accuse the US -led coalition of not taking adequate precautions to protect people in Mosul , not providing a safe escape route for civilians, and choosing munitions that are too powerful. The investigation compared explosive residue from the type of bomb dropped by the fighter jet with residue found at the scene. Isler said the ISIS-placed explosives set off by the USA bomb accounted for "the vast majority" of civilian casualties. Read More

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Trump Sparks War Of Words With Iran In Fiery Middle East Speeches

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , 68, was re-elected for a second term with 57% of the vote in presidential elections last Friday, promising better relations with the rest of the world and more jobs for Iran's youth. Saudi Arabia immediately cut diplomatic ties and other Sunni Arab countries in the Gulf have taken a harder line on Iran since. "The United States and Israel can declare with one voice that Iran must never be allowed to possess a nuclear weapon, and must cease its deadly ... Read More

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Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

The army managed to kill at least 13 gunmen of the IS-affiliated ( Islamic State , formerly ISIS/ISIL) Maute group who had overrun the local clinic, taking hostages, and occupying Marawi's City Hall. It also hit out the President's description of Marcos' Martial Law as "good" as a vain hope of justifying his declaration of the military rule in Mindanao and across the country. Read More

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Sessions: Justice Dept. to Ask Supreme Court to Review Travel Ban Ruling

Sessions: Justice Dept. to Ask Supreme Court to Review Travel Ban Ruling

The ban is supposed to block travel from six Muslim-majority countries including Iran , Libya , Syria , Somalia , Sudan , and Yemen for 90 days. In today's Fourth Circuit ruling Chief Judge Roger L. Gregory noted that the text of the revised Executive Order "speaks with vague words of national security , but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination". Read More

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Manchester police stop sharing info with U.S. after leaks, report says

Manchester police stop sharing info with U.S. after leaks, report says

The National Police Chiefs' Council said the leaks undermines the investigation into the Monday night terror attack which left 22 people dead and 64 injured. "The focus is still the search for accomplices and the network but he could have made this bomb himself", the source told Reuters. "I'm afraid this reminds me exactly of what happened after 7/7 when the USA published a complete picture of the way the bombs had been made up. Read More

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President Trump's Approval Rating is Sliding

President Trump's Approval Rating is Sliding

Almost two-thirds of Americans think the mainstream press is full of "fake news", according to the latest Harvard-Harris poll . Democrats in Congress got a negative job approval rating of 77 percent, while 81 percent scored the congressional GOP's performance as negative in the poll of 770 New Yorkers. Read More

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Police investigating network linked to Manchester attacker: senior officer

The extremist group Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack on what it called "crusaders" on its Telegram account and warned that "what comes next will be more severe on the worshippers of the cross". An eight-year-old girl was among the 22 murdered at the Manchester Arena . The youngest victim was 8-year-old Saffie Roussos. The news has yet to be confirmed by Ariana or her team, but the report comes after the brunette beauty said she was left "broken" by the tragic ... Read More

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President Trump: No Iranian Nukes on My Watch

President Trump: No Iranian Nukes on My Watch

Trump said Tuesday in an address at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem that he hopes for peace between Israelis and Palestinians, but noted it will not be easy. After the first couple boarded by they were followed by daughter Ivanka Trump, her husband Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. A Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded a border policeman in the Israeli coastal city of Netanya on Tuesday before being shot and wounded, police said. Read More

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Trump arrives in Israel in search of 'the ultimate deal'

Trump arrives in Israel in search of 'the ultimate deal'

Neither the United States nor Israel have confirmed the source of the intelligence was indeed Israel , as widely reported, but the Israelis have publicly refuted any talk of friction in the relationship. So much so that the New York Times went so far as suggesting that the Western Wall has become a holy site for the Jews only after 1967. Trump placed a note in the ancient stones of Jerusalem's Western Wall . Read More

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Trump believes he can make an Israel-Palestine peace deal

Trump believes he can make an Israel-Palestine peace deal

Expressing optimism that a peace deal could finally be brokered to end the almost 70-year-old conflict and suggested a resolution may not be hard to obtain it. Netanyahu held talks with visiting US President Donald Trump on Monday. ".Our fundamental problem is with the occupation and settlements, and failure of Israel to recognize the state of Palestine in the same way we recognize it, which undermines the realization of the two-state solution". Read More

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