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People Trump renews attacks on ‘the Jeff Sessions Justice Department’
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Chris Collins of NY on insider trading. Trump followed up the first tweet with another, saying Democrats must now love Sessions, just like "Lyin' James Comey". "The United States is not some banana republic with a two-tiered system of justice - one for the majority party and one for the minority party", Sasse wrote .

People Republicans Are Refusing To Share 100,000 Kavanaugh Documents Ahead Of His Confirmation
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The judge was deeply skeptical of Congress' ability to impose restrictions, calling limits on outside groups "blatantly unconstitutional" - a position the Supreme Court eventually took as well when it struck down the restrictions. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley's office countered that significantly more documents of executive branch material have been provided than was the case with past nominees.

People Reuters Journalists In Myanmar Convicted, Sentenced To 7 Years
Author: 0 Reuters Journalists In Myanmar Convicted, Sentenced To 7 Years

He added that the verdict "must be corrected by the Myanmar government as a matter of urgency". Dan Chugg, British ambassador to Myanmar, speaking on behalf of the United Kingdom and member states of the European Union, said: "We are extremely disappointed by this verdict".

People Fire tears through Rio's 200-year-old National Museum
Author: 0 Fire tears through Rio's 200-year-old National Museum

He said there was no immediate information about any injuries. Duarte blamed the government, led by president Michel Temer - who has watched over cuts to science and education - for failing to support the museum and letting it fall into disrepair.

People Uganda opposition Bobi Wine blocked from flying to USA for aid
Author: 0 Uganda opposition Bobi Wine blocked from flying to USA for aid

People demonstrated in different parts of the city, burning tyres and piling rocks and other barricades in the middle of the roads. Ugandan musician turned politician, Robert Kyagulanyi (C) leads activists during a demonstration against new taxes including a levy on access to social media platforms in Kampala , Uganda July 11, 2018.

People Brazil's electoral court to discuss Lula candidacy Friday afternoon
Author: 0 Brazil's electoral court to discuss Lula candidacy Friday afternoon

A month before Brazilians go to the polls to vote in a presidential election , Brazil's top electoral court has ruled a popular former president jailed for corruption conviction, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, can not run. Da Silva who once enjoyed wide spread popular support in Brazil had been convicted and incarcerated since April 2018 for receiving bribes. Universally known as Lula, Lula da Silva is a founding member of Brazil's only socialist political party, Partido dos Trabalhadores ...

People Amber alert issued for two missing boys - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona
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A Florida AMBER Alert has been issued. Oralia Nunez, 24, and Omar Gonzalez, 34, died early Saturday of apparent gunshot injuries. Police said the person of interest is the boys' biological father, Dimas Nuñez, 47. If you have any information on Jordan's whereabouts, call the Florida Department of Law Enforcement at 1-888-356-4774. Once inside the vehicle, the man punched her in the face and she lost consciousness.

People Bloomberg Journos Didn't Leak Trump Comments, Toronto Star Reporter Says
Author: 0 Bloomberg Journos Didn't Leak Trump Comments, Toronto Star Reporter Says

The White House had faced a Friday deadline to provide Congress with the necessary 90-day notice that it meant to enter into a new trade agreement with Canada and still have the new NAFTA deal signed by December 1. "As we've said all week, we're working toward a modernized NAFTA that is good for the middle class and people working hard to join it", spokesman Adam Austen said in a statement .

People Man opens fire on crowd, shot by police outside Ice Cube concert
Author: 0 Man opens fire on crowd, shot by police outside Ice Cube concert

The San Diego Sheriff's Homicide Unit said a man approached the ticket window at about 6:40 p.m. seeking entry to the show, but was told it was sold out. Authorities said a man fired his gun near the race track and a deputy returned fire. Passing concert-goers can be heard shouting expletives after the shooting.

People Chinese Billionaire Accused of Sex Misconduct Unlikely to Face Charges, Lawyer Says
Author: 0 Chinese Billionaire Accused of Sex Misconduct Unlikely to Face Charges, Lawyer Says

Police said the investigation was active and would not confirm details of the arrest or the allegations against the 45-year-old billionaire. Liu was released without bail around 4 p.m. Liu's company released a statement that denied he had done anything wrong. "I'm not aware of any other company that has similar rules", said Chris Leahy, co-founder of advisory firm Blackpeak and a corporate governance expert.

People Russia-backed leader of separatist east Ukraine region reportedly killed in blast
Author: 0 Russia-backed leader of separatist east Ukraine region reportedly killed in blast

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his "deep condolences" to the relatives and the loved ones of the DPR head, the Kremlin said in a statement. "We have reasons to believe that Zakharchenko's death could be the result of an internal struggle among the militants, mostly due to redistribution of business interests", Guskov said.

People Myanmar judge convicts two Reuters reporters in landmark secrets case
Author: 0 Myanmar judge convicts two Reuters reporters in landmark secrets case

The Reuters reporters were investigating the mass killing of a number of Rohingya villagers in Myanmar's Rakhine state. Condemning the arrest of the reporters, Reuters editor-in-chief Stephen Adler on Monday said today is a sad day for Myanmar, journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo and press freedom.

People China’s Xi says ‘no strings attached’ to Africa investments
Author: 0 China’s Xi says ‘no strings attached’ to Africa investments

President Mnangagwa and his wife were seen off at the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport by Vice President Retired General Dr Constantino Chiwenga, Environment, Water and Climate Minister Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri, Harare Metropolitan Province Minister of State Miriam Chikukwa, government ministers, senior government officials and service chiefs among others.

People Pentagon Cancels $300 Million in Aid to Pakistan
Author: 0 Pentagon Cancels $300 Million in Aid to Pakistan

A Pentagon spokesman revealed the move exclusively to Reuters and said the funds will be driven elsewhere if Congress approves. "This is our own money which we have used for improving regional security situation and they had to reimburse it to us", Qureshi elaborated.

People Christian MP Frank Field quits Labour whip with anti-Semitism warning
Author: 0 Christian MP Frank Field quits Labour whip with anti-Semitism warning

Field called the Labour leadership "a force for anti-Semitism in British politics", according to a report published Thursday by the BBC, which quoted him as blaming a "culture of intolerance, nastiness and intimidation" in local parties. Claims of antisemitism have dogged Jeremy Corbyn since he became Labour leader in 2015, due to his life-long support for the Palestinian cause, which some say has involved supporting terrorists and antisemites.

People Imran Khan pays 1st visit to army headquarters for security briefing
Author: 0 Imran Khan pays 1st visit to army headquarters for security briefing

In a meeting between the Iranian foreign minister and Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan , the two sides stressed the importance of developing cooperation in various fields. During the meeting, Prime Minister will discuss the issue of local body government of Punjab and changing in the system for improvement. He made it clear that Pakistan was keen to advance bilateral relations with the United States on the basis of mutual interests.

People Lobbyist reaches plea deal connected to Russian Federation and Ukraine work
Author: 0 Lobbyist reaches plea deal connected to Russian Federation and Ukraine work

The charges are spelled out in a criminal information , which often precedes a guilty plea. Patten was a business associate of Kilimnik, a man US authorities have said has ties to Russian intelligence. Patten surrendered his passport and was released on his own recognizance pending sentencing. From 2009 to 2011, Patten served as Eurasian program director at Freedom House, an advocacy group, where he continued to focus on Russian affairs, as well as those in the broader region.

People Trump firing Jeff Sessions looks more likely than ever
Author: 0 Trump firing Jeff Sessions looks more likely than ever

Sessions' original sin in Trump's eyes is that he recused himself from matters connected to the presidential campaign, in which he was a conspicuous cheerleader for Trump - a decision that paved the way for the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller and the investigation Trump incessantly attacks as a "witch hunt".

People Trump defends his handling of McCain's death
Author: 0 Trump defends his handling of McCain's death

The memorial stop provided another contrast with Trump in McCain's carefully designed funeral procession, but the speeches by the former presidents are expected to carry special weight. He sent Ivanka Trump, her husband Jared Kushner, Defense Secretary James Mattis and others to the service to represent the administration. On Monday morning, Trump ordered the US flag on the White House to go back to full-staff, but after the American Legion pressured the administration, the flag was ...

People John McCain memorial: 'Mourn the passing of American greatness'
Author: 0 John McCain memorial: 'Mourn the passing of American greatness'

Capitol to National Cathedral for a Memorial Service . McCain said her father was a "great man" and she encouraged others to live up to his example. America, she explained, "does not boast because she has no need to". Mr Trump was not on hand for the ceremony, after Mr McCain's family made clear he was not invited .

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