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Gold hits three-week low as dollar firms

Gold hits three-week low as dollar firms

President Donald Trump was under investigation. The dollar index held near a two-week high after data showed the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week. "We think gold will likely have another $20-$25 on the downside before encountering more serious support". Holdings in SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund fell 0.14 per cent to 853.68 tonnes on Thursday.



Trump 'under investigation' by special counsel

Comey was sacked by the president on May 9 while he was overseeing the investigation into potential Russian interference into last year's election and potential collusion with the Trump presidential campaign. In what the paper calls a "major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation ", Trump is now being investigated for possible obstruction of justice, and has been since "days after" Comey was sacked by Trump.


Ky. Gov. Bevin among governors meeting with President Trump

Ky. Gov. Bevin among governors meeting with President Trump

Last week, Beshear offered a familiar refrain, giving Bevin a week to respond before initiating another lawsuit - this time over the governor's latest executive order overhauling eight independent education boards. Bevin's changes included the appointment of four non-voting advisors to the Kentucky Board of Education and total replacement of boards that deal with certifying teachers and establishing curriculum standards.


Prez election: Rajnath, Naidu meet Sonia

Prez election: Rajnath, Naidu meet Sonia

However, the NDA and the coalition of opposition parties are yet to reach a consensus over a suitable candidate, BJP's three-member panel, formed by party chief Amit Shah , will meet opposition leaders soon so as to decide on a nominee.



Trump blames reported obstruction of justice investigation on 'phony story'

Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 U.S. election, is seeking interviews with three high-ranking foreign intelligence names, suggesting a probe of U.S. Peter Carr, a spokesman for special counsel Mueller, also declined to comment. Robert Mueller was appointed to lead the FBI investigation into Russia's alleged ties to the 2016 U.S.



Southwest Floridians await Trump Cuba announcement

Trump expected to make his announcement in Miami Friday at 1pm. Under the expected changes, the US will ban American financial transactions with the dozens of enterprises run by the military-linked corporation GAESA, which operates dozens of hotels, tour buses, restaurants and other facilities.