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Jeff Sessions Talked Trump Campaign Matters With Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak

Jeff Sessions Talked Trump Campaign Matters With Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak

USA intelligence agencies intercepted a conversation in which Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak claimed he had discussed President Donald Trump's campaign and policy positions with then-Sen. Sessions recused himself from the investigation into Russia's efforts to meddle in the 2016 election after he failed to disclose his contacts with Kislyak during his confirmation hearing.


Trump Looks Into Pardons As Way Around Russian Investigation

Trump Looks Into Pardons As Way Around Russian Investigation

Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, says Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort are in talks about the interviews as well as the possibility of turning over documents. President Donald Trump says that while he has the power to grant pardons, the only crime so far has been leaks against his administration. Separately, the spokesman for Trump's legal team, Mark Corallo, confirmed his resignation on Friday.


Ko out to end slump with return to Marathon Classic

Ko out to end slump with return to Marathon Classic

At 11-under 131 after 36 holes, Piller was just ahead of Taiwan's Chien Pei-yun, Lexi Thompson , Nelly Korda and Kim In-kyung of South Korea. Lydia Ko , the former world No. Ko had made a forgettable start to her title defence after carding a two-over 73 in the first round. With the opening round Thursday, Thompson posted a photo of herself in a golfing outfit from yesteryear, joking she would wear it in order to comply with the new dress code.


28 sentenced to death on Egypt over prosecutor murder in 2015

28 sentenced to death on Egypt over prosecutor murder in 2015

Twenty-eight people have been sentenced to death on Saturday in Egypt for the murder of the country's top prosecutor Hisham Barakat in 2015. Both groups denied having a role. The rulings can still be appealed. Morsi and other top figures of his Muslim Brotherhood have also faced trial. Egypt has struggled to quash attacks led by IS, whose local branch is based in North Sinai, after the army ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi in 2013.


Trump's White House has a new press team

Trump's White House has a new press team

Outgoing White House press secretary Sean Spicer was all smiles as he discussed the circumstances behind his resignation Friday night, telling Fox News' Sean Hannity that all is well in the press shop and that there was no drama surrounding his decision to leave his job just six months into his tenure.