Former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in prior to testifying before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 United States presidential election. "That's undemocratic on its face and a blatant violation of the president's oath of office". He said Trump had learned the effectiveness of social media as a communications tool during the campaign.
Though there's little dispute over Russia's interference in the election, questions remain over the goal and extent of the meddling. The White House hasn't weighed in on the legislation but says it's "committed" to the existing Russian sanctions .
Hands cautioned Sunday that investigators still don't know exactly what cladding was used when the building renovation was completed previous year. "My understanding is that the cladding that was reported wasn't in accordance with United Kingdom building regulations", Mr Hands told Sky News .
The Democratic National Committee called on Mr Rosenstein to recuse himself from the Russian Federation matter, but also said authority over the investigation should be given to Mr Mueller and not another Trump appointee. As evidence, Sekulow said that Trump has not been notified of any investigation. Now he has these two memorandums from his attorney general and his deputy attorney general.
The meeting is being held in advance of the annual BRICS Summit in Xiamen, in September 2017. At last year's BRICS summit in India, China was non-committal on including the names of terror groups like JeM and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in the BRICS' Goa Declaration.
The South Australian family of Kirsty Boden say they are "so proud" of her selfless bravery as she ran into danger to help victims of the London terror attack before she was struck down herself. I managed to escape, but my friend Alexandre didn't have a chance. "Our hearts go out to the victims, their friends and families". Her family said she was rushing to help those injured in the attack when she was killed.
Trump made his comments as Scalise remained in critical condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center following multiple surgeries. Sava declined to put a timeline on when that would happen, or when Scalise, 51, would be able to leave the hospital.
Previously, the Metropolitan Police had confirmed 30 people had been killed in the inferno; the announcement Saturday almost doubles that number. "That 58 would include that 30", he told reporters here. "Normally an inquest will only take place at the end of the criminal investigation, so the idea of an inquiry is important because that can, in some circumstances, happen much more quickly and I think speed is of the essence here".
He was shot in the hip with a rifle round, and suffered internal bleeding and damage to internal organs. When Scalise arrived in the hospital , he had an "imminent risk of death" and was "as critical as you can be", doctors also said . Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, who was at Wednesday's practice and gave medical help after the shooting, said it would have "been awful" if the game had been canceled, and said Scalise would want it to go on.
The BBC understands the death toll could rise to about 70 people in total. The aluminum cladding - which is widely blamed for spreading the inferno that killed at least 58 early Wednesday morning - was only recently installed on the 24-story tower.
Surgeons estimated that hundreds of bullet fragments remain in Mr Scalise's body. "I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did two, three days ago", Sava said. Jennifer Scalise says in a statement that the family is "especially appreciative of the strong outpouring of love and support from our neighbors, friends, from Louisiana and across the country".
Created almost 20 years ago by Clinton Attorney General Janet Reno, the special counsel was "the right answer", Starr said, because it while is within the executive branch of government, the role is "assured of practical independence through binding regulations".
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein issued a statement late Thursday night that warned Americans to "be skeptical" of stories based on anonymous sources after reports in recent days about the focus of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
The majority whip was shot during a congressional baseball practice in what's being described as a politically motivated assassination attempt. Mr Scalise was among five people wounded in the shooting. Hodgkinson, from IL, who had lashed out against United States president Donald Trump and other Republicans over social media, was killed by Mr Scalise's security detail and other police officers.
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It was not immediately known how many guests were at the resort. One of the suspected attackers who was wounded in the attack managed to escape, the ministry added. "Campement Kangaba is blocked off and an operation is under way", Security Ministry spokesman Baba Cisse told Reuters . Earlier this month, the US Embassy in Bamako had issued a travel warning on its website, saying there was an increased security threat to Westerners.
Prime Minister Theresa May announced a public inquiry into the disaster as police investigate whether any criminal offenses were committed. UK Chancellor Philip Hammond today indicated that flammable material suspected to have been used was most likely banned in the UK.
May did not comment on the progress of the discussions with DUP leader Arlene Foster, who left by a different exit. "I think there is a unity of goal among people in the United Kingdom", May said following a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday.
Hodgkinson of IL, died after being shot by Capitol Police officers. U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise speaks to the media after a meeting at Trump Tower on December 12, 2016, in New York City. Trump added that Scalise is "having a hard time, far worse than anybody thought" following the shooting Wednesday. A Secret Servicer officer was injured Wednesday evening by a vehicle he was trying to stop from disrupting President Donald Trump's motorcade back from the hospital where two ...
After stabilizing the USS Fitzgerald , the destroyer USS Dewey had joined other American and Japanese vessels and aircraft in the search for the missing sailors . Then two others injured were treated for cuts and bruises. Others who were hurt were being assessed on the ship. All three were in stable condition at the US Naval Hospital in Yokosuka , said Commander Ron Flanders, a spokesman for US Naval Forces Japan .
Even if the DUP abstains from the vote, May should be able to get the Queen's Speech passed. She said: "We remain fully committed to making the institutions work. Sinn Fein's Stormont leader Michelle O'Neill also sat down with the Taoiseach yesterday, a series of meetings partymembers Gerry Adams , Mary Lou McDonald and Michelle Gildernew also attended.
Failure to meet the deadline could lead to a new election in Northern Ireland, or introducing direct rule from Westminster. The development comes after May sent her Chief Whip Gavin Williamson to Belfast for talks with the DUP after the election.
Democrats and Republicans are facing off in the annual Congressional Baseball Game Thursday night, a day after a gunman opened fire at a practice for the GOP team and left several people injured, including Rep. Despite his optimism, Sava said Scalise's condition remained critical: "He will require additional operations to manage abdominal injuries and other bone injuries".
Climate Alliance, a bipartisan group started by the governors of California, New York and Washington . Essentially, what the United States and others have agreed to in Paris is that we will develop targets for reducing carbon dioxide emissions over the next decades.
President Donald Trump on Friday shifted from President Barack Obama's policies with the communist country. Sent to travel agents: "Today President Trump announced his administration's new policy changes for USA citizens traveling to Cuba , and we are pleased to inform you that we don't anticipate any changes to our Cuba itineraries".