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Worldwide Why Democrats aren't ready to impeach Trump just yet
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Andrew McCarthy , a former chief assistant US attorney and Fox News contributor, said on Sunday that "it's clear that Trump is the target and that he'll be indicted eventually". Sunday's news shows were filled with the call. "You think the president of the United States is going to be indicted". That kind of stops me in my tracks.

Worldwide Virginia city seeks healing after man’s murder conviction
Author: 0 Virginia city seeks healing after man’s murder conviction

Hill described Fields as being "scared to death" and claimed he feared bodily harm after the violent clashes erupted between participants of the Unite the Right rally and anti-racist counterprotesters. Reports coming from the trial note that some of Fields's school teachers remember him being peculiarly fascinated with Nazism and Adolf Hitler. Fields, who also was convicted of failure to stop at the accident, is set to return to court Monday for a sentencing hearing before the same jury.

Worldwide US House Committees release transcripts of ex-FBI Director Comey's testimony
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Elijah Cummings, said in a statement after the meeting that Comey's testimony yielded few new details. "That's a very teeny part of what we talked about - a whole lot of Hillary Clinton emails, which will bore you", he said . "One of the disappointments of this deposition so far has been the amount of times in which the Federal Bureau of Investigation believes that Congress doesn't have a right to know", Issa said, according to Fox News .

Worldwide Saudis reject extraditing suspects to Turkey in Khashoggi murder
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Speaking at a conference in Geneva on December 5, she had said: "I do believe it is really needed in terms of ensuring what really happened and who are the (people) responsible for that terrible killing". With the world watching, after initially saying he had left the consulate alive, weeks later the Saudi leadership admitted he was killed there. According to CNN's source - who recounted Khashoggi's killing at the Saudi's hands from the transcript - the death was hardly incidental to a ...

Worldwide New Zealand police say missing British tourist was murdered
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Millane had been in New Zealand for two weeks, the UK's Press Association news agency reported. News of the expected murder charge comes after police confirmed Millane's disappearance was being treated as a homicide. Police have no evidence to suggest the pair knew each other before December 1, Inspector Beard said. Police had identified the man by yesterday and spoken to him before he was taken to Auckland Central police station today.

Worldwide Ex-FBI chief grilled over Clinton emails
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Comey was asked on his way into the meeting room about President Trump's assertion that he is best friends with special counsel Robert Mueller , who is overseeing the Russian Federation probe. "The entire goal of this investigation is to cast dispersion on the real investigation (by) Robert Mueller". The New York congressman Jerrold Nadler, who is the top Democrat on the judiciary panel, said he would end the investigation in January when Democrats took over the House.

Worldwide Michael Cohen deserves substantial prison time, prosecutors say
Author: 0 Michael Cohen deserves substantial prison time, prosecutors say

The filing does not name Trump, but refers to an "Individual 1" that it says Cohen "acted in coordination with and at the direction of" in giving payments to silence adult film actor Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal , who claimed they had affairs with Trump before the 2016 election.

Worldwide Trump announces John Kelly is leaving
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Just weeks after Kelly arrived, Trump told reporters that both sides were responsible for the violence in Charlottesville, triggered by marches led by white supremacist groups. The president - as freewheeling as Kelly is methodical - privately fumed that he believed his chief was hiding things from him, and frequently upbraided him in the West Wing on matters large and small.

Worldwide CNN offices in NY evacuated due to 'bomb threat'
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Police are investigating a fake bomb threat at the building housing CNN's NY offices in Manhattan. The caller who phoned in the threat claimed there were five bombs inside the building, New York's WNBC-TV reported , citing a police source.

Worldwide Imran tacitly acknowledges that 26/11 originated from Pakistani soil
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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is in Afghanistan to fight against global terrorism, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday. Mr Khan said peace in Afghanistan was in Pakistan's interest and vowed to put pressure on the Afghan Taliban but said it was "easier said than done" with "about 40% of Afghanistan now out of the government's hands".

Worldwide Who is Meng Wanzhou, the Huawei CFO arrested in Vancouver?
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U.S. prosecutors want to extradite Ms Meng to face accusations that she misrepresented Huawei's relationship to a company that transacted business in Iran despite USA sanctions, according to evidence in a bail hearing today. From 2009 to 2014, the court heard, Huawei used Skycom to transact business in Iran despite USA and European Union bans. He dismissed speculation that Meng's arrest was a deliberate ploy to gain leverage over China in trade talks and said that Trump did not know the ...

Worldwide Twitter goof snares Trump lawyer and cyber advisor Giuliani
Author: 0 Twitter goof snares Trump lawyer and cyber advisor Giuliani

In Giuliani's original tweet, he seemingly accidentally missed a space and created the hyperlink "G-20.In", which Atlanta-based marketing director Jason Velazquez quickly turned into a site that exclaims, " Donald J. "Don't tell me that they are not committed cardcarrying anti-Trumpers..." Once he even told reporters he had toured a rural New Hampshire hospital where a woman rumoured to be his mistress worked to learn about its cybersecurity program.

Worldwide Crackdown on Italian mob prompts dozens of arrests in Europe
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Police arrested dozens of people in Europe and South America in a "decisive hit" against Italy's notorious 'Ndrangheta mafia group, officials said Thursday. But he warned that it was "just a first step", saying the arrests were "nothing for the 'Ndrangheta, there are thousands of people who should be arrested and billions that should be seized".

Worldwide Flynn has given 'substantial assistance' to the special counsel
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Though prosecutors withheld specific details of Flynn's cooperation because of ongoing investigations, their filing nonetheless illustrates the breadth of information Mueller has obtained from people close to Trump as the president increasingly vents his anger at the probe - and those who cooperate with it.

Worldwide PETA wants you to remove 'speciesism' from your vocabulary
Author: 0 PETA wants you to remove 'speciesism' from your vocabulary

The animal rights organization then included a color-coded chart with what they view as offensive phrases on the left in red and what they view as acceptable substitutions on the right in green. " Say: "Take the flower by the thorns". In lieu of " kill two birds with one stone ", how about saying "feed two birds with one scone"? Some twitter users even suggested other alternatives, like "Curiosity thrilled the cat".

Worldwide Brexit: UK ministers found in contempt of parliament
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MPs voted 321 to 299 in support on an amendment by Dominic Grieve, a Conservative MP. The UK government may have broken Parliamentary rules by not publishing Brexit legal advice, the Commons Speaker has said. Scottish MEP Alyn Smith who, along with other politicians from a range of parties, launched the legal proceedings in December a year ago, said the legal opinion showed that the "Brexit clock" could be stopped.