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Author: 0 Trump says he's in favor of releasing memo

Those on the House Intelligence Committee have prepared a rebuttal memo of their own, which the panel voted Monday to make available to members, but not release publicly. The White House has five days to review the content of the memo and decide whether to release the memo. Kelly's comments follow Trump's response to a Republican lawmaker after his State of the Union speech on Tuesday that suggested there was a "100 percent chance" the memo would be made public.

People DC rumors swirl as Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director steps down amid 'Russiagate' hearings
Author: 0 DC rumors swirl as Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director steps down amid 'Russiagate' hearings

Still, McCabe has been the primary target of a campaign by Trump and other Republicans to undermine confidence in the top ranks of the FBI amid the Russian Federation investigation. McCabe's abrupt resignation follows recent conversations with FBI Director Christopher Wray , who warned about a forthcoming inspector general report on the bureau's handling of the Hillary Clinton investigation.

People One dead after train carrying Republicans crashes into rubbish van
Author: 0 One dead after train carrying Republicans crashes into rubbish van

It's not clear how many members of Congress were on the train. She says local law enforcement is investigating and crews are inspecting equipment for damage. "I don't know that for sure, it's a long train". Lawmakers are heading to their annual legislative retreat at the Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.

People Kimmel books adult film star on night of Trump speech
Author: 0 Kimmel books adult film star on night of Trump speech

Stormy said she did not deny it because she was paid " hush money ", as reported by the Wall Street Journal , but because it just didn't happen. A week later, InTouch published a "lightly edited" transcript of an interview it says was conducted with Daniels in 2011, in which she detailed a 2006 sexual encounter with Trump .

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Author: 0 Weather clouds viewing of "super blue blood moon"

The super moon coincides with the second full moon of the month of January which is usually referred to as Blue Moon . Most significantly, the moon passed through the shadow of the Earth. The last time all three happened in New Zealand was March 31, 1866, just 26 years after the Treaty of Waitangi was signed and Europeans settled in Auckland.

People Corruption Settlements Exceed $106bn - Saudi Prosecutor
Author: 0 Corruption Settlements Exceed $106bn - Saudi Prosecutor

Billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal and Arab satellite television network MBC owner Alwalid al-Ibrahim were released from detention at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Riyadh recently but claimed they were innocent. This followed the release of a number of high profile businessmen over the weekend including billionaire Prince Alwaleed and the founder of Middle East broadcaster MBC, Waleed al-Ibrahim.

People Cory Booker: Releasing the Nunes Memo Could Be 'Treasonous'
Author: 0 Cory Booker: Releasing the Nunes Memo Could Be 'Treasonous'

It also came after Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray warned White House chief of staff John Kelly that releasing the memo publicly could set a risky precedent, according to a person familiar with the conversation. President Trump has five working days to review the contents but is widely expected not to block its release. Booker said, "This fury and fire that has been created within the right around this, is to me tantamount to a risky conspiracy theory that can undermine the ...

People Top Islamic Scholar Jailed For Rape
Author: 0 Top Islamic Scholar Jailed For Rape

Ramadan has denied the two women's accusations, as well as further allegations in Swiss media of sexual misconduct against teenage girls in the 1980s and 1990s, as "a campaign of lies launched by my adversaries". The 55-year-old academic originally made his name as an author and commentator on modern Islam, as well as advising successive British governments on Islam and society.

People 'Sydney seaplane inexplicably off course before deadly crash'
Author: 0 'Sydney seaplane inexplicably off course before deadly crash'

Witnesses said the plane banked about 80 to 90 degrees to the right before crashing at Jerusalem Bay about 3.10pm. "A turn of this nature at low altitude by a pilot with Gareth's skill, experience and intimate knowledge of the location is totally inexplicable." Mr Morgan worked for Sydney Seaplanes between 2011 and 2014 and relocated overseas before rejoining the company in May 2017.

People Sharif's counsel asks SC for more time in Article 62 case
Author: 0 Sharif's counsel asks SC for more time in Article 62 case

As the hearing went under way, Tarar requested the court for time to prepare for the case. The court then issued another notice to Nawaz to appear in court on Wednesday or be represented through a counsel. He blamed the country's highest court for his removal from the office and stated that the evidence found against him in the Panama Paper leaks case was "false and imaginary".

People Minutes After SOTU, GOP Rep. Asks Trump to 'Release the Memo'
Author: 0 Minutes After SOTU, GOP Rep. Asks Trump to 'Release the Memo'

Late Monday, observers of Congress were waiting for a scheduled business meeting of the House Intelligence Committee, to see if it would vote to start the declassification and release process for the memo on FBI/DOJ anti-Trump activity written by Committee Chair Devin Nunes , along with supporting materials which are also now secret.

People Ryanair pilots win United Kingdom union recognition
Author: 0 Ryanair pilots win United Kingdom union recognition

The voluntary recognition deal will see the union's representatives involved in future negotiations on hours, holidays, pay and rostering. Ryanair thanked the British Airline Pilots' Association ( BALPA ) for its constructive engagement and called on others around Europe to follow suit.

People Trump's CDC head owned and traded tobacco stock
Author: 0 Trump's CDC head owned and traded tobacco stock

Bush's former chief ethics officer told Politico . Prior to assuming the post, she was Georgia's Commissioner of the Department of Public Health from 2011 through 2017. Politico had also noted that tobacco is "the leading cause of preventable disease and death and an issue she had long championed". HHS released a statement noting the resignation was accepted Wednesday morning.

People Swansea stun Arsenal, Liverpool crush Huddersfield
Author: 0 Swansea stun Arsenal, Liverpool crush Huddersfield

Jurgen Klopp has admitted that Virgil van Dijk missed Liverpool's 3-0 victory over Huddersfield because of a "physical thing". "Of course, that was the reaction we needed to show". Neat Liverpool interplay saw Firmino pick up the ball on the by-line and the Brazilian fired the ball between the smallest of gaps left by Lossl at his near post from a narrow angle.

People Tallahassee residents react to State of the Union
Author: 0 Tallahassee residents react to State of the Union

We have shared in the heights of victory and the pains of hardship. "While the president did not speak to the importance of human rights in his speech tonight, we know that there are powerful movements around the world of peaceful activists who have shown that they are ready and able to stand up for human rights worldwide".

Author: 0 House Intel panel votes to release classified Republican memo

Schiff, D-Calif., the committee's senior Democrat . Representative K. Michael Cona-way, a Texas Republican , said if the President supports the memo's release, it could take place as soon as yesterday. McCabe and other senior F.B.I. officials during the 2016 presidential campaign, when the bureau was investigating both Hillary Clinton's email use and the Trump campaign's connections to Russian Federation".

People Indian Navy launches ultramodern Scorpene class submarine Karanj
Author: 0 Indian Navy launches ultramodern Scorpene class submarine Karanj

However, the country's long-term plan to build 24 conventional submarines, announced in 1999, has been slow to pick up steam as no clarity exists on when 12 more vessels will be ordered. The stealth of this potent platform is enhanced by the special attention given to various signatures. The new Indian submarine boasts of many superior characteristics along with the stealth and precision feature.

People Why this cricket match is under investigation
Author: 0 Why this cricket match is under investigation

A video which was shared on social media shows batsmen involved in farcical running between the wickets during the Ajman All Stars Twenty20 League recently. Batsman would charge the bowler, and not put in any attempt to return to the crease. As per the report, during a match of the T20 tournament named "Ajman All Stars League ", several batsmen appeared to be deliberately throwing away their wickets in a weird manner, either by running themselves out or getting stumped without even trying ...

People Body found in Fairfax County park positively identified as Jholie Moussa, 16
Author: 0 Body found in Fairfax County park positively identified as Jholie Moussa, 16

Police indicated that he's considered a suspect in Jholie's death. The 16-year-old's body was found in Woodlawn Park in the 4800 block of Manor Drive on January 26 during one of the searches. Moussa, who resided in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, left on Friday, Jan. 12 after informing her sister that she was headed to a party in Norfolk.

People Trump Tried To Fire Mueller , But Ready To Testify In Russian Collusion
Author: 0 Trump Tried To Fire Mueller , But Ready To Testify In Russian Collusion

The report said Trump expressed concern over three possible conflicts of interest , including Mueller's one-time membership at the Trump National Golf Club, his connection with a law firm that represented Trump's son-in-law and the interview Mueller had with the president for the job as head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

People After controversy, Bareilly DM deletes Facebook post on Kasganj Violence
Author: 0 After controversy, Bareilly DM deletes Facebook post on Kasganj Violence

To control the unchecked violence, Uttar Pradesh government imposed section 144 and demoted Kasganj's Superintendent of Police Sunil Kumar Singh for his failures. "My post was in relation to law and order problems faced during the "Kaawar yatra" in Bareilly". The government will take action against the officer as in the past too he had uploaded controversial posts on social media, " said Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya in Lucknow on Tuesday.

People South Korean Government Framed New Rules for Cryptocurrency Trading
Author: 0 South Korean Government Framed New Rules for Cryptocurrency Trading

The other possible driving force behind the drop could've been from South Korea's Financial Service Commission fully enforcing its new cryptocurrency measures. Ethereum - the seemingly unshakeable cryptocurrency and the second-largest currency by market cap - traded at 9 percent lower at $1,073 today. " I also want to make sure that consumers understand the issues around cryptocurrencies ", Mnuchin said.

People 'Person of interest' redacted from Vegas records
Author: 0 'Person of interest' redacted from Vegas records

That person could be brought up on federal charges - again, not directly related to the shooting - within the next 60 days, the sheriff said January 19. The records also included another person of interest, Mr. Haig, whose name the judge ordered redacted. Danley was Paddock's girlfriend, and she has been questioned in the case - but police do not expect her to be charged.

Author: 0 California Teacher Calls US Soldiers 'Dumb Sh*ts' in Classroom Rant

Gregory Salcido, a history teacher and city council member in Pico Rivera, said in a video that US servicemembers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan are not "high-level thinkers", CBS Los Angeles reports. Salcido continues to bash the service men by saying that they are, "the freakin" lowest of our low. A 17-year-old student in the classroom secretly videoed Salcido as he launched into a profane tirade against the military and two students who were wearing Marine Corps shirts.

People A Bit Warmer Today, Sun Gives Way To Showers Tomorrow
Author: 0 A Bit Warmer Today, Sun Gives Way To Showers Tomorrow

WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 9 to 14 miles per hour. Lows around 49. Wind N 6-12 miles per hour. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. High Wind Warnings could remain in effect for the local mountains through Monday , while Wind Advisories continue for most Los Angeles valley areas.

People Five key points from Donald Trump's first State of the Union address
Author: 0 Five key points from Donald Trump's first State of the Union address

At times , Trump's address appeared to be aimed more at validating his first year in office than setting the course for his second. The president added that those who meet education requirements and show good moral character will become full citizens of the USA over a 12-year period.

People US Senate Rejects Bill Banning Abortions After 20 Weeks
Author: 0 US Senate Rejects Bill Banning Abortions After 20 Weeks

Abortion-right supporters welcomed the bill's failure. There are exceptions for rape, incest and danger to the mother's life. Planned Parenthood officials say almost 99 percent of abortions occur before 21 weeks of pregnancy, and that those later on often involve severe fetal abnormalities or serious health risks to the woman .

People FBI Reviewing 2nd Trump-Russia File
Author: 0 FBI Reviewing 2nd Trump-Russia File

The second memo was written by Cody Shearer , a controversial political activist and former journalist who was close to the Clinton White House in the 1990s. The letter asks 12 sharply framed questions centering on the individuals' knowledge of or collaboration with Christopher Steele, and on their and others' communication or distribution of Steele's dossier.

People USA agriculture secretary named State of the Union's designated survivor
Author: 0 USA agriculture secretary named State of the Union's designated survivor

Should calamity happen, wiping out the president and his line of successors during the State of the Union address, one person - the designated survivor - is ready to take over as head of the United States of America. The nation's leaders came together Tuesday night for the State of the Union address, but if disaster were to strike on Capitol Hill, the government was prepared to keep running with a designated survivor .

People Tom Brady punishes station after host calls daughter 'pissant'
Author: 0 Tom Brady punishes station after host calls daughter 'pissant'

They certainly don't deserve that". Tom Brady is defending his daughter after the host of a radio show called his little girl an "annoying little pissant ". "I happen to know the child", Kraft said. "I think we all have careers, and we all make mistakes". On the way home, I said, 'I want to try it.' They said, 'Look, if we give it to you, then you can't spit it out until you get home.' It was, like, a 30-minute drive back to my grandpa's farm.

People Delhi-NCR, Srinagar felt quake tremors of 6.1 magnitude
Author: 0 Delhi-NCR, Srinagar felt quake tremors of 6.1 magnitude

Strong tremors were felt in Delhi and the National Capital Region ( NCR ) on Wednesday. The epicentre was near Afghanistan's Jarm, which was hit by a devastating 7.5 magnitude quake in October 2015 that triggered landslides and flattened buildings, killing more than 380 people across the region.

People Disney is sending Mary Poppins on a Jungle Cruise
Author: 0 Disney is sending Mary Poppins on a Jungle Cruise

Payne and Patrick McKay. According to Disney, the ride has park-goers setting sail for a high "high adventure on a scenic boat tour of the most exotic and exciting rivers across Asia, Africa and South America". The studio is aiming to start production in the spring. His earlier films include the 2009 twist-touting hit horror film Orphan , 2007 sports drama Goal II: Living the Dream and his directorial debut in the 2005 remake of horror classic House of Wax , which famously showcased a ...

People Missouri Senate candidate faces criticism over Facebook posts on women's rights
Author: 0 Missouri Senate candidate faces criticism over Facebook posts on women's rights

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, same thing. In the posting, Sykes says he wants his fiancee to make him dinner every night. "That was just a pushback, maybe a brash pushback", he said. The open letter has racked up thousands of comments, including more than a few begging Chanel to get out while she still can. "I think the best model of feminism today is Kellyanne Conway, for example", Sykes said.

People Immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir released from 'unnecessarily cruel' detention
Author: 0 Immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir released from 'unnecessarily cruel' detention

Forrest of the Southern District of NY wrote in a court order. Ragbir is the executive director of the New Sanctuary Coalition, a New York-based group that seeks to address a variety of systemic injustices affecting immigrants. "We are not that country", Forrest said, "and woe be the day that we become that country under a fiction that laws allow it". "Granting a stay of removal in the present case would impede the government's interest in expeditiously enforcing removal orders and ...