• House committee releases transcript of Comey interview

    House committee releases transcript of Comey interview

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    President Trump has often fumed that Strzok, Page, Comey and Clinton are not the focus of an investigation. Comey was in charge of both those investigations. "I have total confidence that the FISA process was followed and that the entire case was handled in a thoughtful responsible way by DOJ and the FBI", Comey responded.
  • Michigan House votes to extend legislative power

    Michigan House votes to extend legislative power

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    If signed by Walker, the legislation would restrain Evers's ability to alter three policies that Republicans fear he plans to change once he takes office. Democrats say the measure provided inadequate coverage and would cause premiums to skyrocket. The vote by the Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature to strip power away from the incoming governor and attorney general split for the most part along predictable partisan lines.
  • Satellite images show activity at a missile base in North Korea

    Satellite images show activity at a missile base in North Korea

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    US officials did not immediately comment on the open-source findings by researchers. "Just look, as one example, at the historic number of countries which have gotten on board our pressure campaign against North Korea". People lie, satellite images don't-hence why the US and South Korea are closely monitoring a new suspected missile site near North Korea's central border with China.
  • Heather Nauert likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume

    Heather Nauert likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume

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    During her tenure as a State Department spokeswoman, Nauert largely stuck to the department's official script, often deflecting questions about USA allies, including Israel. But her inexperience sometimes shone through: in June she cited the D-day landings as evidence of the longstanding relationship between Washington and Berlin.
  • Here's What Heather Nauert Will Bring to the Role of UN Ambassador

    Here's What Heather Nauert Will Bring to the Role of UN Ambassador

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    Nauert, 48, had been touted for the post since October when Haley announced that she was stepping down . He noted that Nauert has worked at the State Department for almost two years, and she has been involved in key meetings and discussions, including working very closely with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo .
  • Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou rejects USA claims of ties to Iran

    Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou rejects USA claims of ties to Iran

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    Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said on Friday that neither Canada nor the USA had provided China any evidence that Meng had broken any law in those two countries, and reiterated Beijing's demand that she be released . For now, the Huawei executive will remain in Canada. Moreover, US authorities believe that Huawei's top managers began avoiding travel to the US around April 2017 after becoming aware of the US criminal probe.
  • Suspected mafia members arrested in coordinated worldwide raids

    Suspected mafia members arrested in coordinated worldwide raids

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    The Wednesday morning raids took place in Italy, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands in connection with the roundup. The 'Ndrangheta, centered in the Calabria region, is one of Italy's three main organised crime groups, along with the Camorra, which is based in the Naples area, and Sicily's Cosa Nostra, commonly known as the Mafia .