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Trump Says He May Soon Reveal Whether Tapes Exist of Comey Conversations

Shortly after the press conference, leaders of the House Intelligence Committee said they had asked the White House whether there were any such tapes. "I was so stunned by the conversation I just took it in". The February meeting was one of several one-on-one encounters that Comey said made him feel such intense discomfort that he felt compelled to document them in memos. Read More »

May to form govt. despite Tory slide


Former minister Anna Soubry said Mrs May should "consider her position" after a "dreadful campaign" while backbencher Heidi Allen suggested she could be out within a matter of months, depending on the Brexit negotiations. May has shown little public contrition for her gamble that backfired but was forced to accept the resignations of her two closest aides - reportedly a requirement by cabinet colleagues for allowing her to stay in office. Read More »

Trump won't invoke executive privilege on Comey testimony


Conway first told ABC's " Good Morning America " that the Trump team would be "watching with the rest of the world" to see what Comey said in his congressional testimony. Russian President Vladimir Putin strongly denied he had any compromising material about US President Donald Trump in a sometimes combative televised interview broadcast on Sunday. Read More »

Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on Comey

However, Trump and his attorney have disputed Comey's other assertions , including his claim that the president sought a pledge of loyalty. "But I know of no reason why sharing the content of a private conversation with the president with the press would be illegal", Greene said. Read More »

Nadal dominates to win historic 10th French Open title


It is his most one-sided final win since allowing Roger Federer just four games in the 2008 final. - Nadal claimed his sixth French Open to equal the record of Borg , also taking his Slam total into double figures at 10. Telling Words: "For the first time, I cried after winning a match". Other than a quarter-final exit in the Italian Open, the new world no.2 has won ever other clay court tournament this year ( Monte Carlo Master, Barcelona Open and Madrid Open) and if he can continue ... Read More »

'Will Trump Regret This?' President Vows to Testify Under Oath

Reed spoke on " Fox News Sunday". "Well, it was kind of a slightly cowardly way of trying to avoid telling him, we're not going to do that - that I would see what we could do", Comey told the committee. The president's lawyer has hinted the ousted lawman should be prosecuted for the leak . On Thursday, former FBI Director James Comey testified for three hours publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Read More »

McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

He cites a recommendation from Rosenstein that criticized Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation, and thanks Comey for repeatedly assuring him that he's not under investigation. "We have not announced, and there has been no predication to announce, whether the Russians may have coordinated with Secretary Clinton". During that testimony, he says "hundreds of thousands" of emails ended up on Weiner's laptop. Read More »

Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop


The biggest change with the iPad Pro is the new screen size. To make room for that extra screen space, Apple shaved down the bezels along the sides and extended the length of the iPad . These two accessories are all you need on the go. Geskin also posted schematic images that purport to show the design of the new iPhone . At one pound, the weight of the device is the same as the previous smaller iPad, and half a pound lighter than the larger 12.9 inch Pro. Read More »

May not sobbing over election, Brexit minister says


Asked Sunday if she is now just a caretaker leader, May noted that "I said during the election campaign that if elected I would intend to serve a full term". Now talk has turned to what kind Brexit that will be: hard, soft, or a so-called Norway-style deal that offers access to the European Economic Area to allow United Kingdom financial services to be "passported" into Europe. Read More »

It's safe to buy a new Mac or iPad again


But can the improvements under the bonnet justify the eye-popping prices? Apple brings its traditional file management to the iPad with iOS 11 . Visit today to learn how you can get Verizon Unlimited for as little as $80 for a single line or $45 per line for four lines, plus taxes & fees, when you enroll in Auto Pay†. Read More »

Russian Federation arrests opposition leader Navalny ahead of protests, wife says


Mr Navalny has now been jailed for 30 days for staging the protests. Reports suggest baton-wielding police have arrested over 400 protesters in the Russian capital already and another 300 in St. Police vans and buses waited on the sidelines to haul off those detained. The protests in March took place in scores of cities across the country, the largest show of discontent in years and a challenge to President Vladimir Putin's dominance of the country. Read More »

UK PM's Brexit plan has not changed, her spokesman says

Britain's Press Association says May, who was greeted with around 25 seconds of table banging and a brief cheer, told lawmakers at the closed-door meeting that she planned to sort out the problems facing her party. There are mounting fears that the voting alliance with the DUP risks unraveling the Northern Ireland peace process, which relies on the British government acting as a neutral broker between the DUP and the Catholic nationalist Sinn Fein. Read More »

May brings back foe, aims to unite party before Brexit

And I think that's what's important, I think that's what the public would expect. The aim is rather to secure a pact with the DUP to support the government in motions of confidence and budget votes-a crisis-ridden regime ruling with a tiny majority over a population that widely despises them. Read More »

Microsoft's new console is the XBOX ONE X


Microsoft did deliver that in the name of Xbox One X and even launched a new Porsche supercar along with it. Sounds tempting? As Trusted Reviews pointed out, those planning to get a 4K gaming console will now have a hard time deciding whether to get the PS4 Pro or to wait for the upcoming Xbox One X . Read More »

Chad recalls ambassador from Qatar amid Gulf Arab row


Tillerson, speaking at the State Department, said the US would help support efforts to mediate the crisis, along with Kuwait - another Gulf country that has stepped up to try to broker a resolution. "I say it should be lifted completely", Erdogan said of the embargo. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Gulf states could resolve the dispute among themselves without outside help. Read More »

Services to mark 1 year since 49 killed in Orlando gay club

Church bells will toll throughout the Orlando area as resident. Together, let's show that we will never forget those who perished, and that we stand Orlando United . For days now, people have been celebrating Pride month by honoring the victims and their families . "We care about each other and we came together when it was needed the most". Read More »

Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee


Marram is a type of beach grass and the word is derived from Scandinavian. "You can find words in interesting places", she was quoted as saying by the "USA Today". The 12 year-old spelled " marocain " - a ribbed crepe fabric used in women's clothing - correctly to win the Bee with authority. She will take home more than $40,000 in cash and prizes. Read More »

United Kingdom ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

Tim Farron said: "The actions of this Government will have profound implications for the Brexit negotiations and the future of our country". A stream of Conservative lawmakers walked into 10 Downing St. They quit Saturday after becoming a focus of blame for the Conservatives' election disaster. Graham Brady , who leads the prominent 1922 committee of Conservative lawmakers, said the party has two options moving forward. Read More »

Iran arrests more, kills mastermind behind Tehran attacks


The bloodshed shocked the country and came as emboldened Sunni Arab states - backed by U.S. President Donald Trump - are hardening their stance against Shi'ite-ruled Iran . Iran blamed the Wednesday attacks on Saudi Arabia, casting them in the context of a broader regional conflict that encompasses the war inside Syria . Read More »

'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office


The film's domestic and global box office bang rocketed its opening weekend to record-breaking highs. Its openings were less robust in countries such as the United Kingdom and Australia, where it was beat by 'Wonder Woman '. The second installment for Guardians of the Galaxy has had a really impressive box office run now with $366 million domestic and $828 million worldwide. Read More »

Trump Friday Twitter: Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker!'


On Friday, the National Law Journal reported that Mr. Mueller has recruited the US government's top expert on criminal law to lend his expertise to the probe. So far the party has broadly backed the president, with most Republican members of Congress who were present yesterday saying they believed that Mr Comey's testimony did not prove that the president was guilty of obstructing justice. Read More »

Election 2017: DUP agrees 'confidence' deal with Tories

Although the Conservatives will in all likelihood cobble together a coalition government , May no longer has the political capital to push for a hard Brexit - the centrepiece of her poll campaign. "That's not a matter for me", she said. Johnson tweeted that an article in the Mail on Sunday newspaper headlined "Boris set to launch bid to be PM as May clings on" was "tripe". Read More »

Trump offers 'support' to May after polls setback

The day after the British elections, NPR .org showed considerably more interest in a candidate who ran dressed as a "space lord" than in the leader of the Labour Party . There was little sympathy for May from some Europeans. What is a hung Parliament? The result ended his career and shocked Europe. Several Conservative lawmakers, including Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson, have also raised concerns about the DUP's opposition to same-sex marriage. Read More »

Take A Look At The Xbox One X


The operating system is much more optimized than it is on a standard PC. Crimson Skies is back!. -wards compatible in the near future. Microsoft seems committed to chasing down some of the PC's hottest games and getting them tucked neatly into its four platform service (counting Windows 10 PCs, Xbox One and the forthcoming Xbox One S and the nee-Scorpio Xbox One X ). Read More »

Microsoft challenges Sony with powerful new Xbox One X

Kareem Choudhry speaks about the new Xbox One X at the Microsoft Xbox E3 2017 Briefing, June 11, 2017 at the Galen Center in Los Angeles , California. There will be a total of 22 "console launch exclusives", including titles like Crackdown 3 , Forza Motorsport 7 , and Sea of Thieves . But this approach, unlike that of the PS4 Pro, means old games have to be checked and optimised for Xbox One X - they won't necessarily work by default. Read More »

White House Official Confirms Discussions on S. Korean Missile Defense

The state news agency described the new missile as a 'powerful attack means'. "Our military has strengthened surveillance and alertness readiness in cases of additional provocation by North Korean military and is maintaining all readiness posture while we are tracking and monitoring related situation", the statement read . Read More »

E3 2017: Original Xbox Games To Become Backwards Compatible on Xbox One


That Dubai track though, awesome. Thankfully, with the likes of Assassin's Creed Origins , Anthem and Metro Exodus on the horizon, it's got the ideal games to flex its muscle. As far as storage and media goes, the Xbox One offers a 1TB hard disk drive (HDD) and an Ultra HD Blu-ray drive. That doesn't mean that Microsoft has scrapped its plans to bring the Oculus to Xbox . Read More »

Philippines deploys more troops against Islamic militants

Government forces have bombarded Marawi with air strikes and waged fierce street-to-street battles with hundreds of gunmen since the latter began a rampage through residential areas waving the black IS flags on May 22. The ceasefire between the army and militants allied to so-called Islamic State (IS) had been reached through intermediaries. Suganob, who is seen in the video standing in front of ruined homes in Marawi , said that the terrorists threatened to execute the hostages unless ... Read More »

Apple launched refreshed series of iMac and MacBook at WWDC

However, we are yet to know the Indian pricing and availability , as of now. Aside that Apple updated the existing products like the MacBook with Intel's new Kaby Lake processors , the tech company chose to use the conference to please its pro users with its new iMac as well as iMac Pro desktop computers. Read More »

Apple Releases Faster, Brighter iMac (mid-2017)

Apple has always been quite conservative with the idea of users making internal hardware changes to their Mac. During the WWDC keynote , Apple did not mention such a feature. What Apple did was to integrate an updated butterfly mechanism on the new MacBook . This feature gives you a narrow touchscreen above the keyboard . Read More »

Afghanistan bombing: 10 killed in blast outside Herat mosque

But analysts say they want to regain momentum, against a back drop of separate peace talks engineered by Russian Federation. The situation in the country continues to be tense. "I extended a hand of friendship towards Pakistan under hard environment, but it was rejected", he recalled. Pakistan denies the charge. Pakistan itself is the victim of terrorism as many people have sacrificed their lives in this regard. Read More »

Curry drives Cavaliers to distraction in National Basketball Association final showdown

With the Cleveland Cavaliers taking Game 4, the NBA Finals shifts back to Oracle Arena in Oakland where the Golden State Warriors will get another opportunity to close out the series to win a title in front of their home crowd. Curry, Durant and Co. will definitely be more focused tonight, so the Cavs will have to be ready from the opening tip. When I say something, I've thought about what I was going to say when I say it. Read More »

Theresa May secures deal to prop up government

May faced calls to quit on Friday after her election gamble to win a stronger mandate backfired as she lost her parliamentary majority, throwing British politics into turmoil and potentially disrupting Brexit negotiations. The backlash from this election will have an effect on Brexit negotiations and Theresa May has just weakened the UK. That result has obliged a thrashed Tory party, now without an overall majority, to form a working relationship - effectively an alliance - with the ... Read More »

Theresa May to Remain PM Despite Calls to Go


Beard: Well, I suspect not Jeremy Corbynm because Jeremy Corbyn is sitting very pretty now on the sidelines. Of the agreement she said: "This will allow us to come together as a country and channel our energies towards a successful Brexit deal that works for everyone in this country, securing a new partnership with the European Union which guarantees our long-term prosperity". Read More »