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Author: 0 'So What?': Wallace Says Cohen Claims Are 'Long Way' From Collusion

The president's former personal attorney says that Donald Trump knew why his son, Donald Trump , Jr., and other members of his campaign were going to meet with a Russian lawyer who has ties to the Kremlin - and approved the meeting. He told CNN's Chris Cuomo on Thursday night: "I expected something like this from Cohen". "I don't see how he has any credibility", Giuliani. The payment to Ms Daniels, who says she had an intimate relationship with Mr Trump, was meant to buy her silence ...

Author: 0 Putin Invites Trump to Moscow for a One-on-One Meeting

PHOTO: Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a press conference at the 10th BRICS summit (acronym for the grouping of the world's leading emerging economies, namely Brazil, Russia , India, China and South Africa) on July 27, 2018 in Johannesburg.

People Israel's Netanyahu accuses Erdogan of 'massacring Syrians and Kurds'
Author: 0 Israel's Netanyahu accuses Erdogan of 'massacring Syrians and Kurds'

The Israeli parliament approved the controversial Jewish Nation-State Basic Law, which constitutionally enshrines the identity of Israel as the nation-state of the Jewish people, by a 62-to-55 vote last week. Kalin said the Israeli law was "a shameless attempt to institutionalise discrimination against the Palestinian people" while Turkey s criticism was "a universal call for justice and peace".

People Facebook bans Infowars' Alex Jones for 30 days -- but he's still streaming
Author: 0 Facebook bans Infowars' Alex Jones for 30 days -- but he's still streaming

The social network received reports of four videos - several of which were exactly the same as those taken down on YouTube - on pages that Infowars and Jones maintained on the platform. Both pages published new posts on Friday morning, with Jones appearing on a livestream on the Infowars page. In three separate lawsuits, eight Sandy Hook families and an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent have sued Jones for defamation, The New York Times reports .

People U.S. ready to make a 'real deal' on Iran’s nuclear program
Author: 0 U.S. ready to make a 'real deal' on Iran’s nuclear program

President Donald Trump invited a 94-year-old World War II veteran to the podium Tuesday in a touching impromptu moment during his address to the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) National Convention in Kansas City - and invited him to visit the Oval Office with his family as well.

People 'I told him about that': Putin says he invited Trump to Moscow
Author: 0 'I told him about that': Putin says he invited Trump to Moscow

Putin was speaking to reporters at a summit of Brics countries - Brazil, Russia , India, China and South Africa - in Johannesburg . After CNN correspondent Kaitlan Collins , according to the Trump administration's version of events, "shouted questions and refused to leave despite repeatedly being asked to do so" at an Oval Office press meeting, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications Bill Shine told Collins she would not be ...

People Three Palestinians killed following Israel Gaza artillery strikes
Author: 0 Three Palestinians killed following Israel Gaza artillery strikes

It military said an Israeli officer was moderately wounded. One of the victims, who was in his 50s, died from his stab wounds. A 58-year-old man was said to be seriously injured but stable, and a third person was lightly wounded. The Palestinian militant group Hamas praised Yusuf's attack, calling it " a natural response to the crimes of the occupation ". Earlier this week, Israeli forces killed 15-year-old Arkan Mizher during a night raid in the southern West Bank refugee camp of Dheisheh.

People Japan heatwave deaths climb to 80
Author: 0 Japan heatwave deaths climb to 80

Officials are working to combat the heat, with one effort supplying funds to all schools to ensure air conditioners are equipped by next summer. Temperatures in Japan's western cities of Yamaguchi and Akiotacho reached record highs of 38.8 Celsius (101.8 Fahrenheit) and 38.6 C (101.5 F), respectively, on Wednesday afternoon.

People Jeff Sessions defends deputy after impeachment move
Author: 0 Jeff Sessions defends deputy after impeachment move

Jim Jordan of OH introduced a resolution to impeach Rosenstein late Wednesday but did not file it as a privileged resolution to force a vote from the whole House. Justice Department officials said on Wednesday that a number of members of Congress have been able to review a almost unredacted copy of the surveillance application that has been the most recent flashpoint in the political saga.

People Ninteen people confirmed dead after Laos dam collapse
Author: 0 Ninteen people confirmed dead after Laos dam collapse

The collapse of the dam, which occurred suddenly and without warning, unleashed approximately five billion cubic meters of water - equivalent to two million Olympic-size swimming pools - onto the surrounding countryside, according to state news agencies.

People The Feds Have More Than 100 Cohen Tapes Related to Trump
Author: 0 The Feds Have More Than 100 Cohen Tapes Related to Trump

This isn't a third-party hearsay type of argument, Cohen says he was present, along with several other individuals, when Trump was told that the Russian's made the offer to Donald Trump Jr. Weisselberg has handled the Trump Organization's finances since the 1970s and has also served as the president's personal financial adviser, handling some of his tax returns.

People White House Bans CNN Reporter For ‘Inappropriate’ Questions, Says The Outlet
Author: 0 White House Bans CNN Reporter For ‘Inappropriate’ Questions, Says The Outlet

Collins says the White House denied her access to an open press event because officials found her earlier questions to the president " inappropriate ". The White House Correspondents' Association President Olivier Knox condemned the Trump administration for its decision to ban Collins. Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and Instagram .

People Turkey has no replacement for Iran's energy
Author: 0 Turkey has no replacement for Iran's energy

In May, Washington withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and pledged to re-impose sanctions on Tehran. His administration threatened countries with sanctions if they don't cut off Iranian oil imports by early November. Iran has warned that Trump's struggles to sanction Iran's oil purchases would push up crude oil prices to as high as $100 per barrel and beyond. " If I don't buy from Iran now, where am I supposed to meet that need from? " he said.

People Cops pin 10yo boy to ground as dad is arrested
Author: 0 Cops pin 10yo boy to ground as dad is arrested

There's also no video of the officer catching the child mid-air. In the video, the cops can be seen pinning the boy, identified as Eric, on the ground and twisting his arm. While the press release claims the boy lunged at officers, body cam footage doesn't show definitive proof. As the suspect was being placed in the back of the patrol auto, the video clearly shows the child run pass family members and again ran towards our officer and lunged at one of the officers.

People Zoo paints black stripes onto donkeys to make them look like zebras!
Author: 0 Zoo paints black stripes onto donkeys to make them look like zebras!

Sarhan visited the International Garden in Cairo at the weekend. Mohamed Sultan, the zoo's director, told a local radio station that none of the animals in the facility are fraudulent. In another case of animal trickery, a zoo in China annoyed visitors by trying to pass off a hairy dog as a lion in 2013. Donkeys are popular beasts of burden in developing countries and were domesticated millennia ago.

People McConnell says Putin unwelcome on the Hill
Author: 0 McConnell says Putin unwelcome on the Hill

American intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation had interfered in the 2016 US election with a campaign of propaganda and hacking to disparage Trump's Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton and aid Trump's candidacy, and that Moscow is now targeting the November 6 congressional races.

People White House defends decision to bar reporter from press event
Author: 0 White House defends decision to bar reporter from press event

Collins was representing all the television networks as the "pool reporter" in the room during the early afternoon meeting between Trump and Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission. "Just because the White House is uncomfortable with a question regarding the news of the day doesn't mean the question isn't relevant and shouldn't be asked", the network said.

People Ryan: Putin will not be invited to address Congress
Author: 0 Ryan: Putin will not be invited to address Congress

Prominent foreign leaders invited to Washington , D.C., often speak before Congress . "That is something we reserve for allies", said Ryan. "The speaker and I have made it clear that Putin will not be welcome up here at the Capitol", McConnell told reporters Tuesday.

People Turkey’s Erdogan to go on new Africa trip, attend BRICS…
Author: 0 Turkey’s Erdogan to go on new Africa trip, attend BRICS…

Further weighing on the Turkish markets, the U.S. Dollar strengthened 3.2% against the Turkish lira to ₺4.8934. "We like to hear policymakers telling us that they will work with markets and bring inflation down and respect the independence of central bank, but we want to see these words backed up with action", said Tilmann Kolb of UBS Wealth Management.

People Swedish student activist delays deportation of Afghan man
Author: 0 Swedish student activist delays deportation of Afghan man

The authorities also said the Afghan man was in custody and would be deported, though they did not say when. The Afghan man was scheduled to be sent to Istanbul, from where authorities would eventually decide about his deportation. What is certain is that Elin Ersson's actions have put the spotlight on Sweden's asylum laws, in the run-up to an election in September in which the issues of immigration and asylum are featuring strongly in the campaign.

People Proposed Trump-Putin meeting at White House is put off
Author: 0 Proposed Trump-Putin meeting at White House is put off

The Trump administration issued a declaration on Wednesday ruling out the possibility of the United States recognizing Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea , a move aimed at tempering growing bipartisan concern over the president's dealings with Russian President Vladimir Putin .

People USA threatens to sanction Turkey over detained American preacher
Author: 0 USA threatens to sanction Turkey over detained American preacher

A week ago the same court rejected a call by Brunson's defence for his release. Andrew Brunson, an Evangelical pastor from North Carolina who has done missionary work in Turkey for 23 years, has been the subject of calls from President Donald Trump and other USA government officials for his release.

People Ten-year-old slain in Toronto shooting identified by police
Author: 0 Ten-year-old slain in Toronto shooting identified by police

The money will be put in a trust and given out in the form of a grant yearly to a graduate from Malvern Collegiate Institute - Fallon's former high school - to enter a post-secondary nursing program. Hussain, who is suspected of firing a handgun into restaurants and cafes , died after exchanging gunfire with police officers at the scene. Markham plans to lower its flags in Kozis's memory and place a book of condolences at the local civic centre.

People India detains mother over dead baby in plane toilet
Author: 0 India detains mother over dead baby in plane toilet

The Imphal-Guwahati-Delhi flight took off from Guwahati at 12:50 PM and landed at 3:15 PM at Delhi airport. Police were notified of the discovery, which was made by an AirAsia manager. A dead baby was found abandoned inside a plane toilet shortly before the flight landed in India . In a statement from AirAsia, the airline said police had detained a suspect after all female passengers on board were questioned.

People North Korea To Return US Remains From Korean War Soon
Author: 0 North Korea To Return US Remains From Korean War Soon

The planned transfer would coincide with the 65th anniversary of the 1953 armistice agreement that ended fighting. "I'm engaged in a complex negotiation with the North Koreans". Under Trump, the US was committed to the complete, verifiable and irreversible dismantling of North Korea's weapons of mass destruction, he said. "America's top diplomat has revealed President Trump's goal on North Korea.by saying that the USA plans to denuclearize the regime by the end of Trump's first term".

People Brock Turner's lawyer makes 'outercourse' argument in sex assault appeal
Author: 0 Brock Turner's lawyer makes 'outercourse' argument in sex assault appeal

San Jose Mercury News via Getty Images Brock Turner leaves the Santa Clara County jail on September 2, 2016, after serving just three months for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. After the victim's 7,200-word letter to Turner that she read in the courtroom during sentencing was published online, the case drew national outrage .

People Voting begins as Pakistan heads to the polls
Author: 0 Voting begins as Pakistan heads to the polls

Leaders of all political parties other than PTI said voters were not given the required forms on time and that polling agents, party volunteers who monitor the count, had been forced out of polling stations, leaving security officials free, potentially, to tamper with the vote.

People Daesh assault kills over 200 in southwest Syria
Author: 0 Daesh assault kills over 200 in southwest Syria

Earlier, the official SANA news agency reported that a powerful explosion hit the city of As-Suwayda (92 km from Damascus). Army Brig. Gen. Brian Eifler, CJTF-OIR director of operations, said ISIS was desperate and that the Coalition will continue to strike ISIS before it can attack innocent people around the world .

Author: 0 Imran Khan leads Pakistan election as opponents cry foul

The election has been seen as a contest between Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ( PTI ) party and Mr Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). In Lahore, the capital of what is traditionally Sharif's Punjab power base, Khan's supporters danced in the streets, waving flags bearing his image, honking horns and firing celebratory gunshots.

People Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing
Author: 0 Explosion reported outside the US Embassy in Beijing

The bomber injured his hand during the incident, but there was no danger to his life and he was immediately sent to hospital. Apart from the US Embassy, Chaoyang District is home to many foreign diplomatic missions. One witness said she heard the explosion and saw a cloud of smoke near where visa applicants stand in line outside the US Embassy, according to The Financial Times .

People Philippines president Duterte thanks Filipino expats for hard work
Author: 0 Philippines president Duterte thanks Filipino expats for hard work

In sharp contrast with his previous SONA, Duterte did not utter any expletives, whereas he cursed 28 times a year ago. Mr Duterte said human rights advocates should speak out against drug dealers as much as they attack him. "If you think that I can be dissuaded from continuing this fight because of demonstrations, your protests, which are by the way misdirected, then you got it all wrong", he said.