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Comey Testimony Revelations That Should Concern Trump

Kasowitz says Trump's team will "leave it the appropriate authorities" to determine whether the leak should be investigated. "I never initiated a communication with the president", Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee. Under questioning Thursday, Comey strongly asserted the intelligence community's conclusion that Russian Federation did indeed meddle in the 2016 election.



UK Exit Poll: Conservatives May Fall Short of Majority

If the exit poll is vindicated, the outcome will suggest that bettors displayed almost as much hubris in doubting the polls showing a Labour surge as Mrs May did she when she chose to call a snap election two months ago. The SNP were projected to win 34 seats and the Liberal Democrats may get 14, the exit poll showed. If the poll is correct, the official said, it would be the biggest increase in a party's share of the vote during a campaign.


Zika birth defects in US territories similar to other places

Zika birth defects in US territories similar to other places

About 5 per cent of women infected during their second trimester and about 4 per cent infected in their third trimester had babies with Zika-related birth defects, showing that the virus remains risky throughout a woman's pregnancy. Puerto Rico seems committed to continuing the fight against the virus, but until there is a vaccine, it seems that this US territory and all of the other places afflicted by Zika will continue to have travel warnings.



FDA asks drugmaker to stop selling its opioid painkiller

After careful consideration, the agency is seeking removal based on its concern that the benefits of the drug may no longer outweigh its risks. It reformulated that drug in 2012 and claimed the changes made it harder to manipulate physically or chemically to abuse it.


RAF deployed in violence-hit Mandsaur in MP

RAF deployed in violence-hit Mandsaur in MP

Mandsaur has been on the boil since the farmers' agitation in the district turned violent. Five farmers were killed in firing on agitating protesters on Tuesday. The BJP accused the Congress of instigating the violence and said Gandhi's conduct was irresponsible. The meeting will see discussions on the status of infrastructure along the Indo-Myanmar border, implementation of development projects and streamlining the "free movement regime" for better facilitation of movement of people ...


US Threatens to Quit UN Human Rights Body Over Israel `Bias'

US Threatens to Quit UN Human Rights Body Over Israel `Bias'

She said "the presence of multiple human rights-violating countries. has damaged both the reputation of the council and the cause of human rights". "We're happy to host in our country a true friend of Israel ", said Israeli UN ambassador, Danny Danon, who will accompany Haley through most of her visit.