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Putin: fans expect more from Russia's misfiring soccer team

He also attempted to turn the tables on the United States, saying it has sought to influence Russian elections by funding NGOs as part of its aspirations for global domination. The measure also would prevent President Donald Trump from unilaterally easing existing sanctions imposed since 2014 over Moscow's annexation of Crimea and meddling in Ukraine.



Attorney General Sessions vigorously denies improper Russia contacts

If I don't qualify it you'll accuse me of lying. "So I would push back on that", Sessions said. "I am not able to invoke executive privilege". I know some have other agendas, but that is his agenda and it is one I share. In his testimony, however, Sessions said he'd not received any detailed briefing on Russian interference in the election and that recused himself not because of "any wrongdoing", but because Department of Justice rules prohibiting his involvement as a former Trump campaign ...


Social media posts shed light on James Hodgkinson

Social media posts shed light on James Hodgkinson

Shimkus says the main problem is those on the extreme right and left want ideal agreement on their views, which goes against American democracy. "Once we got back to the Hill, we got word that there was a shooting". Lawmakers called for a new dialogue on lowering the partisan temperature, and Trump urged Americans to come together as he assumed the role of national unifier for one of the first times in his presidency.



Local lawmakers respond to baseball practice shooting

The agents were hailed as heroes. Alexandria police report that victims are being transported to hospitals. "I'm just flabbergasted. I don't know how you can prevent something like this because more of a background check wouldn't have helped apparently with the shooter as they've described him", Pressler explained.


US expands presence in Syrian desert, rebels say

US expands presence in Syrian desert, rebels say

Russian Federation has accused the US -led coalition of deploying missiles against Syrian government troops at a base in the east of the country where rebels fighting the Islamic State (IS) group are being trained. Special Forces frequently patrolled distances of up to 100 km from Al-Tanf. A temporary USA base was established at At Tanf over a year ago to train vetted forces to take on Islamic State .