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Author: 0 Trump defends Putin summit, blames 'Fake News' for derision

Pompeo on Friday confirmed Trump's continuing of talks with Putin and said that the two leaders began discussing the return of millions of Syrian refugees. In an interview with Laurene Powell Jobs at Ozy Fest in New York City's Central Park Saturday evening, Clinton expressed bewilderment over this week's Helsinki meeting between the two world leaders.

People Trump reacts to Cohen tape:
Author: 0 Trump reacts to Cohen tape: "Your favorite president did nothing wrong!"

The New Yorker magazine reported in February that Trump had an affair with McDougal at the same time he had a relationship with porn star Stormy Daniels and that the National Enquirer prevented McDougal's story being made public. The question of when Trump was a client and when he was a partner in other business is what occupies a special master at the moment , assigned to look through the records seized from Cohen in the earlier raid.

People Trump administration releases Carter Page wiretap documents
Author: 0 Trump administration releases Carter Page wiretap documents

US President Donald Trump (L) and Russian President Vladimir Putin are pictured ahead of their meeting in Helsinki, on 16 July 2018. As Common Dreams reported , the FBI's surveillance of Page became a subject of "partisan sniping" earlier this year when Democrats and the GOP latched onto competing narratives about how Obama's Justice Department obtained permission to wiretap the former Trump campaign adviser.

People Brits reject May's Brexit plan, some turn to Boris and far right
Author: 0 Brits reject May's Brexit plan, some turn to Boris and far right

The Prime Minister said that current PSNI Deputy Chief Constable, Drew Harris, who is shortly to become Garda Commissioner, was "an unbelievable symbol of the progress made over the last 20 years". "This is wrong. this issue arises because of a decision we have taken. So we must work together to solve it". "If there is a very good reason for it, then fine", he said.

People FBI Releases Documents On Suspicions Of Russia Ties By Former Trump Aide
Author: 0 FBI Releases Documents On Suspicions Of Russia Ties By Former Trump Aide

The memo was prepared for the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court and was just released by the Department of Justice under a Freedom of Information Act request. The CNN host also asked Page if he had established relations with government officials, another claim found in the FISA warrant. He denied all the allegations against him.

People Attack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5m, including PM
Author: 0 Attack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5m, including PM

Javvad Malik, security advocate at AlienVault, said the breach drives home the importance for all companies across all verticals, particularly those which deal with personal data of any kind, to have effective threat detection and incident response controls in place so any such breaches can be detected quickly and stopped from turning into a large incident.

People Hungarian prime minister wraps up two-day Israel visit
Author: 0 Hungarian prime minister wraps up two-day Israel visit

Netanyahu has brushed aside those concerns as he seeks closer ties with European nations willing to provide strong backing to Israel. The two men greeted each other warmly in Jerusalem, but Orban faced a somewhat tougher audience later when he met Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, who warned against "neo-fascism".

Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani warns Trump 'war with Iran mother of all wars'

There have also been reports of brief scuffles and small-scale protests in recent weeks in the capital Tehran . Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said that no country in the region will export oil if Iran's exports are stopped.

People Fox's Kimberly Guilfoyle Leaving Network To Campaign With Boyfriend, Don Jr
Author: 0 Fox's Kimberly Guilfoyle Leaving Network To Campaign With Boyfriend, Don Jr

Guilfoyle had been a longtime co-host of " The Five ", but a reports that she was dating the recently divorced Donald Trump Jr . have been followed by new career opportunities. Brian Stelter, the host of CNN's Reliable Sources, said in a tweet that the relationship led to "real ethical concerns" within Fox News . Guilfoyle is no stranger to the political spotlight, she was once married to former San Francisco mayor, Gavin Newsom .

People Jordan to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany
Author: 0 Jordan to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany

The Associated Press first reported on Friday that US officials were finalizing plans to evacuate several hundred Syrian civil defence workers and their families from southwest Syria as Russian-backed government forces closed in on the Quneitra province, along the Golan Heights frontier.

People Macron aide who struck protester to be fired: presidency
Author: 0 Macron aide who struck protester to be fired: presidency

The second man was apparently a gendarme who Le Monde said had worked with Mr Benalla in the past. " New facts that could constitute a misdemeanor by Alexandre Benalla were brought to the president's attention", an official at the presidential palace told Reuters.

People Iran's Supreme Leader Warns of Closing Strait of Hormuz
Author: 0 Iran's Supreme Leader Warns of Closing Strait of Hormuz

The top general said although the USA is now focused on carrying out its economic threats against Iran , Tehran would do well to get ready to come to grips with other types of threats as well. Iranian officials have in the past threatened to block the Strait of Hormuz in retaliation for any hostile US action. The strait is not only used by Iranian ships, but also by Gulf countries who rely on safe passage through the narrow chokepoint to export their oil and gas.

Author: 0 Prince George Turns Five, Palace Celebrates With Adorable Snapshot

Kensington Palace , where Prince William and Duchess Kate of Cambridge reside, shared an official photo Saturday of the bright-eyed prince on the eve of his fifth birthday. Prince George was nearly as big a star at Princess Charlotte's christening as his baby sister. Prince George meets a bilby called George at the Bilby Enclosure, named for the prince, at Sydney's Taronga Zoo on April 20.

People Father of Parkland student survivors fatally shot during armed robbery
Author: 0 Father of Parkland student survivors fatally shot during armed robbery

The Broward Sheriff's Office announced Friday night the arrest of a suspect in the killing of a store clerk in North Lauderdale . According to WTVJ-TV, Lauderdale Lakes BSO deputies as well as Tamarac Fire Rescue paramedics found Ali injured in his own store, Aunt Molly's Food Store in North Lauderdale, Florida.

People Trump finds it ‘inconceivable’ his lawyer, Michael Cohen, would secretly tape him
Author: 0 Trump finds it ‘inconceivable’ his lawyer, Michael Cohen, would secretly tape him

A self-described fixer for Trump for more than a decade, Cohen said previous year he would "take a bullet" for the president. " Inconceivable that the government would break into a lawyers office (early in the morning ) - nearly unheard of", Mr Trump tweeted , in a possible reference to an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on the office of his former lawyer Michael Cohen in April.

People U.S. must prepare for more Russian meddling: Nielsen
Author: 0 U.S. must prepare for more Russian meddling: Nielsen

Nielsen seemingly agreed with the president's previous statements, saying that, "I have to work with everyone to help communities understand, what are the warning signs?" That joint statement from the full U.S. After a political uproar, Trump posted a message on Twitter the next day insisting: "I accept our intelligence community's conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 election took place".

People Top intel official says he meant no disrespect to Trump
Author: 0 Top intel official says he meant no disrespect to Trump

Media citing anonymous Russian sources on Friday reported that Putin had allegedly proposed to Trump during their meeting that a referendum be held to help resolve the conflict in Eastern Ukraine, and that Trump had asked Putin not to bring up the referendum at the press conference to follow.

Author: 0 Justice Dept. releases FISA documents on Carter Page

Several news organizations, including CNN, The New York Times , The Guardian , and The Hill received copies of the FISA documents by filing Freedom of Information Act lawsuits. The FBI later posted the documents to its FOIA website online . Critics of special counsel Robert Mueller claim the FISA warrant was spurred exclusively by the dossier gathered by former British intelligence agent Christopher Steele that was paid for by Democrats as part of Trump opposition research.

People US’s Pompeo: North Korea nuclear deal
Author: 0 US’s Pompeo: North Korea nuclear deal "may take some time"

A day after the meeting, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the bulk of North Korea's denuclearization should be completed by the end of Trump's term in 2020. The North will also send six officials for the work. "There is no rush, the sanctions remain!" Ahead of the UN General Assembly, there has been talk of the possible three-way summit as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been cranking up diplomacy with the outside world apparently to get sanctions relief and ease global ...

People U.S. to alert public to foreign efforts to undermine American politics
Author: 0 U.S. to alert public to foreign efforts to undermine American politics

Elections, in particular, provide "an attractive opportunity for foreign influence campaigns to undermine our political processes", Rosenstein said. Rosenstein was one of a string of administration officials to speak at the forum - including Dan Coats, director of national intelligence, and Kirstjen Nielsen, homeland security secretary - who have addressed the growing threat posed by Russian Federation.

People Florida man shot, killed during parking spot dispute
Author: 0 Florida man shot, killed during parking spot dispute

A fellow store patron shot and killed the man Thursday afternoon after a physical altercation erupted when the victim's girlfriend parked in a disabled spot, deputies said witnesses told them. "I'm not saying I agree with it, but I don't make that call", Gualtieri said during a press conference. "It comes and goes, but he knows [his father] is dead".

People Cohen recorded Trump discussing payment to ex-Playmate
Author: 0 Cohen recorded Trump discussing payment to ex-Playmate

Tana Ganeva is a reporter covering criminal justice, drug policy and homelessness. That payout seems to be a significant part of a federal investigation into Cohen that's been going on for months, as the hush money may be in violation of campaign finance laws .

People Boris Johnson accuses PM May of 'dithering' on Brexit in resignation speech
Author: 0 Boris Johnson accuses PM May of 'dithering' on Brexit in resignation speech

Johnson, the former mayor of London seen to have ambitions to be prime minister, is not alone in calling for May to ditch the Chequers plan. In a withering assessment of Mrs May's plan on Friday, Barnier ripped up her proposals on customs arrangements, including collecting tariffs and resolving the issue of the Irish border.

People Pursuit ends in hostage situation at LA grocery store
Author: 0 Pursuit ends in hostage situation at LA grocery store

The suspect apparently crashed his auto into the store, opened fire at the officers following him, the rushed inside the store. There were reports of shots fired outside the store and that people were being held inside, according to TV news reports and social media posts.

People Trump Heightens China Tariff Threat With No Deal In Sight
Author: 0 Trump Heightens China Tariff Threat With No Deal In Sight

Trade discussions aimed at defusing tensions between the USA and China have stalled, and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the US would only be willing to get back to the table if China agrees to deepen structural changes to its economy.

People Malcolm Turnbull calls on Pope to sack disgraced archbishop Philip Wilson
Author: 0 Malcolm Turnbull calls on Pope to sack disgraced archbishop Philip Wilson

While he has stood aside from all duties, Wilson - who is one of Australia's most senior Catholics - said he will offer his resignation if the appeal is unsuccessful. Wilson has been sentenced to 12 months in detention. The police spokesperson said the State Crime Command's child abuse and sex crimes squad's royal commission referral team received more than 700 referrals, with a number of matters involving multiple alleged offenders and multiple victims.

People Trump Expected Pravda Questions at Putin Press Conference
Author: 0 Trump Expected Pravda Questions at Putin Press Conference

She said Trump was saying "no" to answering additional questions - although that didn't appear to be the case because he elaborated on Russian Federation. So it is fairly horrifying to think that a USA president would leave an ambassador out to dry, simply because the president disliked the previous administration.

People Senate resolution introduced to show support for USA intelligence agencies
Author: 0 Senate resolution introduced to show support for USA intelligence agencies

Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado - whose statement after the press conference condemned Russia's history of foreign aggression but did not address the Helsinki summit or mention Trump by name - re-upped his calls for the Senate to force the State Department to determine whether Russian Federation is a state sponsor of terrorism under USA law.