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Faced with statements by President Trump that he fired Comey in part because of the Russian Federation probe, Sessions stood by his argument that Comey had earned negative reviews due to the "stunning" way he handled the Hillary Clinton email investigation, saying Comey never should have spoken publicly about it during the 2016 election campaign.
  • Assessing Donald Trump's self-defense in Comey drama

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    Comey said Thursday that he began documenting his conversations with the president because he had a "gut feeling" Trump might lie about the nature of those meetings. Comey said in his testimony that he took the President's statement to be an inappropriate directive. This week, during the highly anticipated Senate Intelligence Committee appearance by Comey, he said the USA president lied on several occasions, and he illustrated Trump's knack for self-sabotage.
  • US President Trump invited to testify about his interactions with Comey

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    Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz, seized on Comey's admission that he had orchestrated the public release of the information. "Some of the things that he said just weren't true", added the president who, when asked if he would be willing to speak under oath to special prosecutor Robert Mueller about his version of the encounters, Trump responded: "100 percent".
  • Red Sox outlast Phillies 4-3 in 12 innings

    Red Sox outlast Phillies 4-3 in 12 innings

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    After leaving runners stranded in the 10th and 11th, it was Benintendi who got it done before the night got any later. He has three home runs and 10 RBIs. "He's not all the way there yet, obviously with the number of hits he surrendered here tonight", said Farrell . "He didn't start nitpicking, he wasn't afraid to throw strikes, came right after the hitters".
  • Patty Jenkins Is Not Signed to Direct 'Wonder Woman 2' Just Yet

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    Over the weekend, Jenn and I joined a group of friends in seeing an opening night screening of Wonder Woman . She's also been changed by the movie, and had a fantastic time filming with actress Connie Nielsen , who plays her on-screen mother Hippolyta, filming horseback riding scenes and working hard to portray the future Wonder Woman in her origin story.
  • Oprah Winfrey Throws a 'Wonder Woman' Party at Her House!

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    For a long time, there has been a running theme of male-dominated superhero films. So what would Wonder Woman's and Jenkins's go-to karaoke songs be? Those familiar with the DC Cinematic Universe know that its first three installments, " Man of Steel ", " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ", and " Suicide Squad ,"were all critical failures despite the hype surrounding them".
  • Law, corporate work, politics? What's next for James Comey

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    Trump Jr.'s latest comments have sparked a new round of hyper-partisan bickering - but the only two people who know what was really said during the private meeting are Trump and Comey. Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., said "there's a real question of the propriety" of Sessions' involvement in Comey's dismissal, because Sessions had stepped aside from the federal investigation into contacts between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.
  • Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

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    Sklansky: Sessions acted angry about Comey's suggestion that there were undisclosed facts that might have required Sessions to recuse himself from the Russian Federation inquiry. Sessions reportedly disparaged allegations that he had some connection to possible Russian collusion with the Trump White House, and denounced the allegation that he met with Kislyak at the Mayflower as a "detestable lie ", and "false", according to KRON.
  • Prosecution in Bill Cosby trial says Constand was

    Prosecution in Bill Cosby trial says Constand was "lifeless" after taking pills

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    But Constand says she never got the records from Temple University for the work-issued phone. "In my head, I was trying to get my hands to move and my legs to move, and those messages were frozen". Constand also reportedly said Cosby had made advances at her in the past, having put a hand on her thigh and, on another occasion, tried to undress her before withdrawing when she said "I'm not here for that".
  • Cosby's fate rests with jury in Pennsylvania sex assault case

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    Cosby maintained only that he gave Constand the antihistamine Benadryl to relieve stress, and that they had consensual sexual relations, accusing her of lying. "This is talking to a lover", McMonagle said of one call that lasted 49 minutes. "Why are we running from the truth of this case - this relationship? Why?" Cosby's wife of 53 years, Camille - in the courtroom for the first time in the 6-day trial - was stoic during the defense argument.