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Consternation on Capitol Hill over Trump's Russia meeting

Powell said: “This story is false. But Comey said he did not say anything to Trump about limiting the investigation, replying simply, "I agree he is a good guy". His colleague Barbara Comstock called the reports "highly troubling" and demanded classified briefings. Sen. To be totally clear: If Trump revealed classified information, it is not illegal.



North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected, Seoul says

The agency said the launch tested its capability to carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead". North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. North Korea on Sunday launched what appeared to be its longest-range ballistic missile yet, saying it was capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead" in a test aimed at bringing the United States mainland within reach.


Pakistan gives 'last warning' to India

Pakistan gives 'last warning' to India

Two civilians were killed and three others injured on Thursday when Indian and Pakistani soldiers traded gunfire and shelled each other's border posts in the disputed Kashmir region, officials from the two sides said. The shelling has affected five to six hamlets along the LoC, including Sheri Makeri, Namakdali and Khamba since Wednesday night. The government had last month said that Pakistani security forces had violated the ceasefire 268 times in the last one year.



More Americans Want 'Independent' Investigation of Trump: Reuters/Ipsos

But Jenna from Edmond argues, "Firing Comey will have no impact on the Russia Investigation". See: White House announces trade deal with China to boost United States of America exports. Replacing the resolutely independent Comey with someone who has had an "R" next to his or her name would stoke concerns that the president purposefully gutted oversight of his campaign and administration.


Comey crisis could bedevil Trump on health care, tax reform

Comey crisis could bedevil Trump on health care, tax reform

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Russian Federation likely sees President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey as "another victory on the scoreboard for them". Mike Lee, R-Utah, continued to argue that the president should consider Merrick Garland, the federal judge nominated to the Supreme Court previous year by President Barack Obama but who was denied a hearing by Republicans.