• Trump's legal team bracing for Cohen to cooperate with federal investigation
Trump's legal team bracing for Cohen to cooperate with federal investigation

Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti , objected to the requested delay and said he was pleased with the outcome of the hearing. In an interview with Penthouse magazine, the adult film actress reportedly stated that she was planning to donate the same amount of money she received to Planned Parenthood in the names of Cohen and the president.

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  • Head budget official says office will open probe into Scott Pruitt's spending
Head budget official says office will open probe into Scott Pruitt's spending

The Anti-Deficiency Act prohibits agencies from spending money outside what has been appropriated by Congress. "We take the Antideficiency statute very, very seriously". EPA has also spent thousands of dollars to install biometric locks and sweep Pruitt's office for listening devices. In addition to the usual suspects such as the Sierra Club...

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  • Chandrababu Naidu observes day-long fast
Chandrababu Naidu observes day-long fast

The Naidu-led Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled Centre have been at the loggerheads ever since the announcement of 2018-19 Union Budget. A host of ministers including Chandrababu Naidu's son Nara Lokesh, Devineni Umamaheswara Rao, Kollu Ravindra, N Ananda Babu, MPs and MLAs also observed fast along with Mr Naidu.

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  • Bank of England rate rises should be gradual, not glacial - Saunders
Bank of England rate rises should be gradual, not glacial - Saunders

He said major decisions had to be taken on Brexit, including details of the implementation period and the shape of a final deal. He said: "The pound plunged last night 2% lower than its level earlier in the week, after Mark Carney left market participants uncertain over the Bank of England's monetary policy by casting doubt over an interest r...

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  • China challenges Aus warships in South China Sea
China challenges Aus warships in South China Sea

One official described the exchanges as polite but robust, it said. In response to those freedom of navigation operations, China's Foreign Ministry said it had dispatched military vessels and fighter planes to warn off the United States vessels.

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  • WWII bomb defused in Berlin after large evacuation
WWII bomb defused in Berlin after large evacuation

Each year, thousands of unexploded World War II bombs are discovered across Germany, and as development continues in the country's major cities, the number of cases isn't expected to see a slowdown anytime soon. Police later told local residents they could return to their homes. "Everything went smoothly without complications, and by the book", s...

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  • Prosecutor's chief investigator may stop talking about Greitens case
Prosecutor's chief investigator may stop talking about Greitens case

Greitens was indicted in February on a single felony count of invasion of privacy, charging he took a photo of the alleged victim in a state of undress without her consent and then made it accessible by computer to use as retaliation should she divulge their relationship.

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  • Mattis Reportedly Wanted Congressional Approval for Syria Strikes But Trump Overruled Him
Mattis Reportedly Wanted Congressional Approval for Syria Strikes But Trump Overruled Him

On Friday, the Trump administration coordinated air strikes with Britain and France in a concerted effort to remove three targets purportedly vital to Syria's chemical weapons infrastructure. presidents authority to use force against terror groups with no expiration date. Since 2001, Presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and now Trump have reli...

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  • CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN': Trump Says Feds 'WON'T PAY' for Troop 'CHARADE'
CALIFORNIA SCHEMIN': Trump Says Feds 'WON'T PAY' for Troop 'CHARADE'

But Trump appeared to contradict Brown on Thursday, insisting that the federal government would not pay for the California National Guard "to do nothing". "We are in a support role". The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted 3-1 on Tuesday to join a U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit against three of the state's "sanctuary" laws - the Im...

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  • Kippah-wearing Jewish teen attacked in Berlin
Kippah-wearing Jewish teen attacked in Berlin

The incident took place at the Helmholtzplatz, a public park in southern Berlin, near Mr Armush's home. "Jews shall never again feel threatened here". After video of yesterday's anti-Semitic attack in Berlin went viral, the perpetrator is under arrest. While acts of violent anti-Semitism dropped by 9 percent between 2016 and 2017, other inciden...

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  • Fired FBI deputy director facing criminal referral
Fired FBI deputy director facing criminal referral

The criminal complaint comes just hours after GOP members of Congress sent their own "referral" to the Justice Department surrounding former Obama aides and their role in using the "Trump Dossier" to obtain FISA warrants. Comey wrote that he told his staff to indict Stewart. The narrative said a senior Justice Department official voiced displeasu...

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  • Inhumanity at its best; Man rapes daughter with two friends in Sitapur
Inhumanity at its best; Man rapes daughter with two friends in Sitapur

According to the police , the accused, who is in his late 50s, took his daughter to a fair in Kamlapur area on the evening of April 15. The assault took place at her dad's friend's house in Lucklow, India pictured. "She married nearly 20 years ago but was separated from her husband and since then was living with her father", the police officer s...

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  • Truth will catch up with Amit Shah: Rahul Gandhi
Truth will catch up with Amit Shah: Rahul Gandhi

The conduct of the petitioners and the intervenors scandalises the process of the court and prima facie constitutes criminal contempt. The Congress had been demanding a court-monitored probe , although it was not among the petitioners in the apex court.

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  • Ex-Playboy Model Reaches Settlement to Discuss Alleged Affair With Trump
Ex-Playboy Model Reaches Settlement to Discuss Alleged Affair With Trump

In August 2016, A.M.I., which owns The National Enquirer , acquired the rights to Ms. McDougal's story about Mr. Trump - which it never ran - in return for $150,000 and commitments to use its magazines to promote her current career as a fitness specialist.

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  • Trump opposes United States rejoining Pacific trade deal
Trump opposes United States rejoining Pacific trade deal

Abe said that despite continued talks with the Trump administration, Japan still believed that TPP was the best deal for both countries. Trump said on Twitter on Tuesday night that although Japan and South Korea would like the U.S.to join the 11 other nations in the multilateral trade agreement, he had no intention of doing so.

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  • Israeli Police Find Bomb in Palestinian Truck on Independence Day
Israeli Police Find Bomb in Palestinian Truck on Independence Day

Defense officials later said the suspected attack was likely to take place within Israel within the next few days. The email address you have provided is already registered. The explosives were found in the truck's roof, inside part of its AC system, and the truck was carrying cargo marked as "intended for border communities".

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  • OPCW experts unlikely to enter Douma on Wednesday - UN source
OPCW experts unlikely to enter Douma on Wednesday - UN source

On an Associated Press tour of the town, organized by the Assad government, hundreds of men, women and children could be seen standing in long lines waiting their turn to get pasta, vegetables and loaves of bread piled on government trucks and handed out for free.

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  • Judge holds Kobach in contempt in voter registration lawsuit Featured
Judge holds Kobach in contempt in voter registration lawsuit Featured

She ordered Kobach to make sure that the approximately 18,000 people whose registration status was uncertain were fully registered and allowed to vote. But when Robinson reminded Kobach in court last month that he had previously assured her in court that he would send the postcards, Kobach changed course, saying his office had orally instructed cou...

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  • Trump Supports US Pastor Jailed In Turkey
Trump Supports US Pastor Jailed In Turkey

He leads the small Resurrection Church in Izmir, Turkey's third-largest city, on the Aegean Sea. "If convicted, he faces a 35-year prison sentence - which for the 50-year-old pastor is essentially a life sentence". I'm not in favor of separation. "I want the whole truth to be revealed". "I reject the charges mentioned in the indictment". "I'v...

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  • China Applies Antidumping Measures on US Sorghum
China Applies Antidumping Measures on US Sorghum

Brent crude, used to price worldwide oils, added $1.90, or 2.7 percent, to close at $73.48 per barrel in London. The surge in oil prices helped lift energy stocks. United Continental rose 4.8 percent to $70.58 after the airline company raised its earnings outlook for the year. The dollar gained to 107.26 yen from Tuesday's 107.02 yen.

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