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President Trump's budget proposal will mark the "first step" in his $1 trillion infrastructure push, the White House said Friday. Matt Schlapp, a veteran Republican consultant who leads the American Conservative Union, said Trump's candor and authenticity, attributes that helped get him elected, make it more hard for Pence and other members of his team to stay in step.
  • NY mayor: 'No indication' Times Square incident was terrorism

    NY mayor: 'No indication' Times Square incident was terrorism

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    The suspect reportedly told the authorities that he had smoked marijuana laced with PCP before the rampage. Rojas had dilated pupils - common after a brain injury or drug or alcohol use - and was raving as detectives questioned him in connection with the fatal crash, said a law enforcement source.
  • Election Commission's all-party meet on EVMs underway

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    Saurabh Bhardwaj during the day-long special session of Delhi Assembly called on Tuesday demonstrated live "how Electronic Voting Machines or EVMs can be rigged". Amid concerns raised by the opposition, the Union Cabinet last month cleared the Election Commission's proposal to buy VVPAT machines for the EVMs to ensure transparency in the voting process.
  • Senator McCain Calls for Expulsion of Turkish Ambassador

    Senator McCain Calls for Expulsion of Turkish Ambassador

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    President Erdogan's bodyguards could hear it. It was unclear if they were members of Mr Erdogan's security or protesters. Washington police called the violence a "brutal attack on peaceful protesters". We want to hear from you. "We would just take the step". Still, Nauert sought to acknowledge Turkey's misgivings about terrorism by the PKK and other groups.
  • Russian foreign minister mocks media over Trump disclosures

    Russian foreign minister mocks media over Trump disclosures

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    NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP ) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has mocked USA news reports suggesting President Donald Trump shared sensitive intelligence with him about terror threats involving laptops on airplanes. He said the USA and Russian Federation must pool efforts in the fight against terrorism and work together to strengthen nuclear non-proliferation. The Russian word "pravda" means truth, while "izvestia" means news.
  • Israeli spies upset by Trump intel-sharing with Russian Federation

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    But Trump, speaking in the East Room of the White House during a joint press conference alongside the visiting Colombian president, said while he respected the move by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to appoint a special counsel in the Russian Federation probe, "the entire thing has been a witch hunt".
  • Congress seeks Comey testimony as Russian Federation turmoil engulfs Trump

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    The White House has played down the importance and secrecy of the information Trump gave to the Russians, which came from Israel under an intelligence-sharing agreement. Chaffetz, a Republican, issued the letter following a request to do so in a more detailed letter [text, PDF] signed by the 33 Democrats on the House Oversight Committee and House Judiciary Committee.
  • Sweden To Drop Rape Investigation Into Julian Assange

    Sweden To Drop Rape Investigation Into Julian Assange

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    Assange has been seeking refuge at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London since 2012, CNN reported. After the news was announced, WikiLeaks tweeted that the "focus now moves to the UK", saying the country had "refused to confirm or deny whether it has already received a US extradition warrant for Julian Assange".
  • Rep. Tom Cole urges Trump to avoid political pick for FBI

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    Among them are Senator John Cornyn of Texas, the No. 2 Republican in the chamber and Representative Trey Gowdy of SC, who led the most recent congressional investigation into the Benghazi attacks. Graham was referring, obviously, to Trump's clumsy decision to fire Comey, which, as the president told NBC's Lester Holt, was accompanied by the thought that "you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story".