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'James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of

One of the most powerful, although not flattering, lines of defense would be that he did not act "with an improper goal", but, instead, acted simply because he was impulsively angry. Legal experts said the president's statements look to be damaging. Trump said Comey wanted to have the dinner because he wanted to stay on in the job.



Another weekend, another protest: Thousands turn out for worldwide "Climate March"

The marchers also oppose President Trump's desire to withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate change accord, which committed the US and 194 other nations to reduce emissions that cause global warming by 25 percent by the year 2025. Links at EPA.gov to climate-change projections and descriptions of the Obama administration's signature climate program, the Clean Power Plan, were replaced with "under construction" notices.


Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

Placing the level of pressure needed to force Kim Jong-un to give up his nuclear weapons program risks the North Korean regime collapsing, leading to refugee flows and potentially a unified Korea allied with the United States, he said . Such moves would be a step toward the country's goal of developing nuclear-armed missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland. With the North last weekend conducting a second failed ballistic missile launch in as many weeks and presumed to be planning a ...



Pope prays at Santa Maria Maggiore before Fatima trip

Mary told the children to say the rosary often... In one appearance, Mary said a miracle would occur on October 13, 1917. Pope Francis is to make two shepherd children saints at the Fatima shrine complex in Portugal on Saturday. The "third secret" intrigued the world for more than three-quarters of a century, inspiring books and cults convinced that it predicted the end of the world.



Trump, Putin will meet in July, Russian state media says

Officials from the White House insisted that there was no way a Russian photographer could smuggle any devices inside his equipment. During Bill Clinton's term as president, a listening device was discovered in a conference room at the State Department where then secretary of state Madeleine Albright and other senior diplomats routinely held meetings.


French President-elect Macron's team says open to talks with conservatives

French President-elect Macron's team says open to talks with conservatives

He has also said that "we have a duty to let everybody practice their religion with dignity", though he believes that "when one enters the public realm, the laws of the Republic must prevail over religious law". May says an election win will strengthen her hand in Brexit negotiations, but opponents of her negotiating strategy fear it will drown out Labour's voice in the debate over what kind of deal Britain should seek from Brussels.