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Reince Priebus interviewed by Robert Mueller's team

Reince Priebus interviewed by Robert Mueller's team

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators are interviewing a number of White House and other officials as part of the inquiry into any ties between Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation. The interview, which took place at the special counsel's office in Washington, is a sign that Mueller's investigation is now reaching into the highest levels of Trump's aides and former aides.


Trump refers to Virgin Islands governor as its 'president'

Trump refers to Virgin Islands governor as its 'president'

But whether these mistakes are just slips of the tongue, as opposed to statements made in ignorance, people are already pointing to them as further evidence that Trump is treating the territories devastated by Hurricane Maria as foreign countries.


Was Darjeeling Gunfight Planted? GJM's Bimal Gurung Camp Raises Question

Was Darjeeling Gunfight Planted? GJM's Bimal Gurung Camp Raises Question

The police conducted the raid after getting information that Gurung was hiding in the area, during which the GJM leader's supporters fired and pelted stones, police said. Accusing Gurung of having links with Maoists and northeastern insurgent groups, Sharma said the beleaguered GJM leader wanted to disturb the peace process.


California attorney general to sue over Trump subsidy cut

California attorney general to sue over Trump subsidy cut

New Mexico Health Connections is raising rates by an average of 50 percent next year, in part due to the expected loss of subsidy payments, which it relies on to reduce out-of-pocket costs for its poorest Obamacare customers. Nationally, the subsidies represent about $7 billion a year; of that, $750 million goes to California. Becerra and other Democratic state attorneys general had intervened in that case, which is before the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, to pick up the defense of ...


North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Could Be Unstable

North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Could Be Unstable

Six US planes - including a " nuclear sniffer " and two Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers - took part in the military exercise on Tuesday night. Separately, a small quake was detected early yesterday near the North's nuclear test site, South Korea's weather agency said , but unlike quakes associated with nuclear tests, it did not seem to be man-made.


Prakash Javadekar presents book 'Guru-Sangraha' to Shri Pranab Mukherjee

Prakash Javadekar presents book 'Guru-Sangraha' to Shri Pranab Mukherjee

At the launch of the former President's memoirs, The Coalition Years , which brought together key Opposition leaders on the same stage, Dr. Singh described Mr. "Pranab ji was most qualified and had every reason to believe that he would be Prime Minister". "The prevalent expectation was that I would be the next choice for prime minister after Sonia Gandhi declined".