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The One Quote No One Noticed During Jeff Sessions' Testimony

Testifying at a Senate hearing, Mr Sessions said it was a "detestable and appalling lie " to suggest that he participated in or was aware of any collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. He also said it would be inappropriate for him to get involved - given that he has recused himself from Russia-election-related matters. "Let me state this clearly, colleagues: I have never met with or had any conversation with any Russians or foreign officials concerning any ...



Sessions calls allegations of collusion with Russian Federation appalling

Sessions told the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday he has never discussed with foreign officials - including Russians - "any type of interference with any campaign or election". He has acknowledged two meetings previous year with Russia's ambassador to the U.S., Sergei Kislyak . Sessions adamantly maintained he was not, but insisted that he was following the "historic polices" of the Justice Department.


British PM May should put economy first in Brexit strategy: Scottish Conservatives

British PM May should put economy first in Brexit strategy: Scottish Conservatives

It is thought that the Scottish Conservative Westminster Group - larger than the Democratic Unionists - will vote as a discrete bloc but not seek to overturn policies in the United Kingdom party's manifesto and will not attempt to scrap the so-called "rape clause", which put the party and Ms Davidson in particular under pressure during the election campaign, as the Tories believe the two-child welfare cap is popular with voters.



The Great Fire of Grenfell Tower

Ambulance officials say 74 people were being treated in hospitals across London for a range of injuries and smoke inhalation. Forty fire engines and around 200 firefighters have been called to the scene, to tackle the blaze in the 24-storey building.



Did Trump just say he'd testify under oath about Comey?

In his opening statement , Comey somberly accused the Trump administration of spreading "lies, plain and simple" in the aftermath of his abrupt ouster, declaring that the administration "chose to defame me and, more importantly, the FBI" by claiming the bureau was in disorder.