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Robert Mueller Targeted by Russian Trolls — WashPost

Robert Mueller Targeted by Russian Trolls — WashPost The committee collected data from social media companies that was used by the private analysts in their analysis. The reports confirm the USA spy agencies' overarching conclusions that Russia's efforts ahead of the 2016 election aimed to sow discord, hurt Hillary Clinton and help Donald Trump . [Full Article...]

Taliban representatives to meet USA officials today in UAE

Taliban representatives to meet USA officials today in UAE This comes after the US Special Envoy for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad met Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE's Foreign Minister, on Sunday. He expressed hopes that the second trilateral summit would yield positive results in coming weeks and months as he urged Pakistan to cooperate with the Afghan government in ongoing reconciliation efforts. [Full Article...]

Diplomats at UN climate talks agree on reporting emissions

Diplomats at UN climate talks agree on reporting emissions Mohamed Adow, International Climate Lead at Christian Aid, said there were some promising signs on the issue of funding. Such reports should be submitted every other year. The United States approved the deal despite President Donald Trump's intention to abandon the Paris Agreement. One major sticking point was how to create a functioning market in carbon credits. [Full Article...]

'Brightest Comet' set to pass by Earth on Sunday

'Brightest Comet' set to pass by Earth on Sunday To earthlings, that might sound like an extremely long distance, but 46P/Wirtanen will actually be among the 10 closest comet to approach Earth in modern times, The Associated Press reports . The Virtual Telescope Project will also be live streaming the comet's trajectory on Sunday starting at 5 p.m. ET. Wirtanen is one of three comets that astronomer Carl Wirtanen discovered in 1948. [Full Article...]

North Korea slams new USA sanctions, threatens to block denuclearization efforts

North Korea slams new USA sanctions, threatens to block denuclearization efforts North Koreans are marking the anniversary of the death of leader Kim Jong Il seven years ago with visits to statues and vows of loyalty to his son, Kim Jong Un . Now with the status of relations unclear, many are wondering if a second summit between the president and Kim is still on. The statement, attributed to the policy research director of the North Korean foreign ministry's Institute for A... [Full Article...]

Archaeologists in Egypt reveal 4,400-year-old tomb of high priest

Archaeologists in Egypt reveal 4,400-year-old tomb of high priest Some of the scenes show the owner, a royal priest named Wahtye, with his mother, wife and other relatives. In November archaeology officials announced the discovery in Saqqara of seven sarcophagi, some dating back more than 6,000 years, during excavation work started in April by the same archaeological mission. [Full Article...]

Mahathir: no country can recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Mahathir: no country can recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital While Trump has proposed a two-state solution, that policy has been met with push back from both countries. "Australia also wants to divide Jerusalem into West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, all these will only stir more anger", he said. [Full Article...]

Poacher ordered to watch Bambi as part of sentence

Poacher ordered to watch Bambi as part of sentence At least several hundred deer were killed by the family, said Lawrence County Conservation Agent Andy Barnes . Berry, along with three family members, was busted by police following a multi-year poaching investigation, which saw the gang target young bucks. [Full Article...]

Ryan Zinke: President Trump announces secretary of interior is to step down

Ryan Zinke: President Trump announces secretary of interior is to step down Trump added that Zinke had "accomplished much during his tenure" and that a new secretary of the interior would be announced next week. He also faced the prospect of congressional probes after newly elected Democrats take majority control of the House. [Full Article...]

Two Former Michael Flynn Associates Indicted in Turkish Lobbying Investigation

Two Former Michael Flynn Associates Indicted in Turkish Lobbying Investigation In recommending he serve no prison time, prosecutors said Flynn not only helped with the Russian Federation probe but also an undisclosed - and separate - criminal investigation. Gulen, who resides in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania, is believed to have orchestrated a failed coup in 2016. The indictment cites a July 29, 2016 email in which Alptekin told Rafiekian that a Turkish government minister... [Full Article...]

Russian patriarch appeals to leaders over Ukraine feud

Russian patriarch appeals to leaders over Ukraine feud In October, a synod in Istanbul, Turkey, presided over by Patriarch Bartholomew, the spiritual leader of Orthodox Christians, chose to grant autonomy to the Orthodox church in Ukraine . Speaking after the Unification Council, President Poroshenko repeated earlier assurances that state officials would not "interfere in church activities" and protect the "free choice" of Ukrainians to belong to the... [Full Article...]

Ex-FBI chief Comey says Trump undermines rule of law with ‘lies’

Ex-FBI chief Comey says Trump undermines rule of law with ‘lies’ When asked if he thought Monday's testimony was useful or merely a political maneuver by House Republicans, Comey said he couldn't say. "The FBI's reputation has taken a big hit because the President of the United States has lied about it constantly ", the longtime DOJ employee said. [Full Article...]

'They're a joke': Rudy Giuliani steps up attack on Mueller

'They're a joke': Rudy Giuliani steps up attack on Mueller A lawyer for Donald Trump Sunday pushed back Sunday against reports that the special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election might be seeking to interview the president, saying it would happen only "over my dead body". [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia 'categorically' rejects U.S. Senate’s ’interference’ in kingdom

Saudi Arabia 'categorically' rejects U.S. Senate’s ’interference’ in kingdom After shifting accounts about what happened to Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia said its investigations concluded that the crown prince's aides had plotted to bring Khashoggi by force back to Saudi Arabia and that the agents on the ground exceeded their authority and killed him. [Full Article...]

China lifts hikes on tariffs for 90 days

China lifts hikes on tariffs for 90 days President Donald Trump on December 14 said a major US-China trade deal could emerge in the near future, saying that China's position has been weakened by the economic impact of the tariffs war. Beijing has made several conciliatory gestures on the trade front, including lowing auto tariffs, since Mr. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping called a truce in the trade war December 1. [Full Article...]

Obamacare Ruling Likely Headed to Supreme Court

Obamacare Ruling Likely Headed to Supreme Court Amy Klobuchar is continuing to blast a ruling by a federal judge in Texas that declared the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional . "That can be a scary thing to hear, particularly if you or someone you care about has a pre-existing condition". [Full Article...]

Suspected gas explosion destroys eatery in Japan, hurts 42

Suspected gas explosion destroys eatery in Japan, hurts 42 The explosion occurred at around 8:30 p.m.in Toyohira Ward, resulting in a fire that was extinguished at 2:10 a.m. Meanwhile, Laurel expressed the Embassy's sympathies to those who were affected by the explosion through a letter to Hokkaido Gov. [Full Article...]

Congress faces deadline to resolve border wall standoff, avoid partial government shutdown

Congress faces deadline to resolve border wall standoff, avoid partial government shutdown He is now seeking at least $5 billion for the construction of the wall, a figure that democrats in congress have balked over. The House is taking an extended weekend break, returning on Wednesday night. Without a new spending bill, about 25 percent of the $1.2 trillion federal budget - including funds for the Department of Homeland Security - will expire after December 21. [Full Article...]

May attacks second Brexit referendum plan as a breach of trust

May attacks second Brexit referendum plan as a breach of trust Mr Bryant told Sunday Politics he wanted to "bust the myth" that many Labour MPs would support Mrs May's deal with the EU. Earlier, it emerged Jeremy Corbyn was prepared to table a motion of no-confidence in Mrs May personally if she didn't set a date. [Full Article...]

Ryan Zinke to Resign as Interior Secretary

Ryan Zinke to Resign as Interior Secretary A WWII combat veteran, Bush served as a member of Congress from Texas, ambassador to the United Nations, director of the Central Intelligence Agency, vice president and 41st president of the United States. " Ryan Zinke was one of the most toxic members of the cabinet in the way he treated our environment, our precious public lands, and the way he treated the government like it was his personal ho... [Full Article...]


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