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Putin jokingly offers Comey asylum during annual phone-in session

The trolling concluded when Putin said that "by the way, if he (Comey) is subject to any sort of persecution in connection with this, we will be ready to give him political asylum in Russian Federation". "It's evidence of a continuing internal political struggle in the USA", he said. His opening remarks acknowledged times had been tough and people's incomes had plummeted with more than 13% of Russians now living beneath the poverty line.


FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup kicks off in Russia

FIFA 2017 Confederations Cup kicks off in Russia

Russian Federation has the advantage over New Zealand in all aspect of the game from players, coaching and the home field. Here's the info you need if your preference is to have sounds and moving pictures to accompany our live feed of this evening's game in Saint Petersburg .


Atlanta Fed Raises Q-2 GDP Growth View to 3.2%

Atlanta Fed Raises Q-2 GDP Growth View to 3.2%

For mortgage-backed securities, the introductory cap will be $4 billion per month, which will be increased every three months and by $4 billion for 12 months until it reaches $20 billion. Going into 2017, the Fed was expected to raise rates three times during the year, which would help bolster these bank's coffers, as higher rates translate into higher loan yields.


Second Time in the Year Federal Reserve Increases Rates

Second Time in the Year Federal Reserve Increases Rates

The FTSE 100 fell by 0.67% to 7,424 in London while the domestic economy-facing FTSE 250 index slumped 2.0% to 19,568. But the central bank remained adamant that economic growth is raising moderately while inflation will start to rise to the bank's 2% target over the medium term.


Value in Pakistan, Hasan for final upset

Value in Pakistan, Hasan for final upset

The stakes have seldom been higher for the competing teams. But increased political tensions, including recent skirmishes along the border and a pending case at the International Court of Justice, have limited their meetings in recent years.



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