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Comey should get his story straight on Clinton, Trump

On Sunday Schumer also said he would like to clear up the matter of whether Trump does indeed have tapes of his conversations with Comey , as the president has suggested. Instead, Mr Trump let his lawyer do the talking for him. But the self-imposed silence didn't last. Robert Mueller , a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was appointed as special counsel the week after Comey's firing , which set off a political firestorm and raised suspicions among Democrats and others ...


UK Conservative party strikes deal with minor party, DUP

UK Conservative party strikes deal with minor party, DUP

When May called the election in April, she did so with the Conservatives riding high in the polls , and the pound had surged on expectations that a big majority for the Conservatives would allow her to face down the so-called euroskeptics in her parliamentary ranks.



Oil Extends Gains as Saudis See Global Supply Drop Accelerating

The rupee is likely to maintain its present levels next week amid sufficient external liquidity available to meet the market demand, dealer said. Oil is trading below $50/bbl amid speculation increased USA supplies will counter production curbs by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, including non-member Russian Federation.


Theresa May heads to Buckingham Palace to seek minority government

Theresa May heads to Buckingham Palace to seek minority government

At the beginning of the election campaign she was 29 points ahead, according to figures from YouGov. And after that, she never really recovered. "We need to fall behind the Prime Minister and work as best we can". They could have asked for a second general election . "Most colleagues don't think the public would be impressed if we spend the next two months in an internal party debate on a leadership election", Graham Brady, the chair of the 1922 backbench committee of MPs, told me.


Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

That means Morales-Santana won the battle but lost the war, and still will not get his citizenship. A federal appeals court ruled for Morales-Santana, saying that the same rules must apply to both unwed fathers and mothers, and Morales-Santana met the more lenient one-year rule.