• Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign with Russian ambassador

    Jeff Sessions discussed Trump campaign with Russian ambassador

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    The staff changes come amid other media reports that some of Trump's lawyers are considering ways to limit USA special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. However, Kislyak , in briefing his superiors on the meetings, said he and Sessions discussed campaign-related matters including policy issues important to Moscow, the Post said.
  • Sunset bill passes Texas Senate during special session

    Sunset bill passes Texas Senate during special session

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    Smith said the photo shows that "sometimes it's not really apparent who transgender people are". Mayor Sylvester Turner took the time to respond to Governor Abbott's local government comments in a flurry of tweets earlier this week, appearing hopeful that the governor will quit his anti-city-government antics.
  • White House new Communications Director expresses 'love' for Trump

    White House new Communications Director expresses 'love' for Trump

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    Spicer reportedly resigned over the appointment of Anthony Scaramucci to communications director . Spicer, speaking on Fox News on Friday night, said McCarthy's incarnation of him was "over the line". Spicer had a checkered career and was the Communications Director on the House Government Reform Committee in 2000. Just look at his great television ratings.
  • Dems see huge field emerging to take on Trump

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    For now, at least, Democrats are waging a tug-of-war largely between the Russian Federation investigation and the GOP's attempts to gut the 2010 Affordable Care Act. It contains no fewer than 88 "whereas" clauses (whereas "the embassy of Kuwait held its national day celebration at Trump International", and whereas "Trump referred to United States Senator Elizabeth Warren as "Pocahontas").
  • Sarah Sanders named new White House press secretary

    Sarah Sanders named new White House press secretary

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    Hours earlier he submitted his resignation after President Trump named Anthony Scaramucci his new communications director . He says he felt it would be best for Scaramucci to be able to build his own operation "and chart a new way forward".
  • Egypt sentences 28 to death for murder of ex-top prosecutor

    Egypt sentences 28 to death for murder of ex-top prosecutor

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    The interior ministry statement said security forces raided a hideout in Fayoum being used by the group, leading to a firefight that killed two members responsible for carrying out recent attacks. The sentences, confirmed by the court in Saturday's hearing after the Grand Mufti's approval, can be appealed. Hasm have claimed responsibility for a number of attacks on Egyptian security personnel in recent months, many targeting police checkpoints.
  • Sean Spicer on SNL Parody: 'It Was Stupid, Silly, Malicious'

    Sean Spicer on SNL Parody: 'It Was Stupid, Silly, Malicious'

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    Spicer resigned earlier in the day, six months into the administration, after Trump tapped NY businessman and political supporter Anthony Scaramucci for the job of White House communications director . "Are we in the midst of a major White House shake up? ". Spicer said that even someone as despicable as Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler didn't sink to using chemical weapons on his own people as Assad had done, ignoring the Nazis' use of gas to murder Germans in concentration camps.
  • Sean Spicer Resigns As Press Secretary In White House Communications Shake-Up

    Sean Spicer Resigns As Press Secretary In White House Communications Shake-Up

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    Mr Scaramucci quickly took centre stage, parrying questions from reporters and praising Mr Trump in a 37-minute charm offensive. So, who is the guy who sent Mr Spicer packing from the White House and once called Mr Trump a "hack"? Mr Scaramucci is now senior vice-president of the Export-Import Bank, a USA government agency which guarantees loans for foreign buyers of American exports.
  • Russia Investigation Focusing On Trump Finances

    Russia Investigation Focusing On Trump Finances

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    The joint statement from Sens. The Washington Post is reporting President Donald Trump has asked his legal team to explore his power to pardon people, even himself. Federal investigators have reportedly been in touch with the bank regarding Trump's accounts. Trump Jr. had earlier expressed his willingness to testify .
  • Gallup Now Has Trump at 36 Percent Approval

    Gallup Now Has Trump at 36 Percent Approval

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    Eighty-five percent of Republicans approve of Trump's second quarter, compared to only 8 percent of Democrats and 34 percent of independents, the poll showed. Since then, his approval rating has mainly been in the high 30% range, apart from a 41% average the week of May 22-28 after a major terrorist attack at a Manchester, England, concert venue where American artist Ariana Grande was performing.