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Trump may block Comey testimony before Senate

If Trump pressured Comey to drop the Flynn investigation, as Comey is expected to testify, then Trump may have engaged in obstruction of justice, according to some lawyers. Four were issued to former national security adviser Flynn; the president's personal attorney, Michael Cohen; and their respective companies. Democratic lawmakers on Friday warned President Trump about any attempt to block former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before Congress next week.



World forges ahead with Paris climate deal without Trump

He joins more than 80 US mayors representing 40 million Americans that have agreed to adopt and honor the Paris Climate Agreement . A top atmospheric scientist at the U.N.'s weather agency said Friday that the "worst-case scenario" caused by the planned USA pullout from the Paris climate deal would be a further 0.3-degree Celsius (0.5 Fahrenheit) rise in global temperatures by 2100.



Labour unveils Brexit team ahead of election

There are a lot of homeless, kids on drugs... Mr Corbyn said he would give people "pride and purpose" and pledged to pump £250bn into industry if Labour takes power on 8 June. After being asked about anti-Semitism, the Labour leader remarked: "The way Jewish people have suffered is an appalling stain on history". Since 1974, it has always voted for the party that ended up winning the national election.



Red-faced Basilashvili has no advice for Nadal opponents

The fourth-seeded Spaniard's flawless performance on Court Philippe Chatrier in Paris against Basilashvili, from the country of Georgia, was his 100th best-of-five-sets match on clay (98-2 record). Two matches ended with retirements. Djokovic was unhappy for being docked a first serve for taking too long while serving at 4-0 in the fourth set and given a warning for unsportsmanlike conduct later in the same game.


Mars Crater Might Have Once Been A Very Microbe-Friendly Lake

Mars Crater Might Have Once Been A Very Microbe-Friendly Lake

Joel Hurowitz and his colleagues analyzed data gathered from the Curiosity rover and determined that a lake previously found to have existed more than three billion years ago, different in composition at different depths. It found promising evidence of this early on in its mission, with the discovery at Yellowknife Bay of an ancient clay-rich lakebed where life might once have existed.


Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Finals Game 1

Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Finals Game 1

To go win. Not just go to the finals . Cleveland's Tristan Thompson had just four total rebounds, one on the offensive glass. For them, although they are looking to win back-to-back championships, Cleveland has no pressure on them. With Durant missing two postseason games, Curry has been Golden State's most valuable player. Anything less than a maiden National Basketball Association championship this year for Durant, a former MVP himself, would be a massive disappointment but the ...