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Leakers Have Done Far More Damage Than Trump

Added: 22.05.2017 19:42 | 5 views | 0 comments

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U.S. to extend protections for Haitians another 6 months

Added: 22.05.2017 19:28 | 5 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON — A humanitarian program that has allowed roughly 58,000 Haitians to live in the United States will be extended until at least January, a U.S. government official said Monday. Temporary Protected Status was given to Haitians living in the United States after a 2010 earthquake devastated parts of that country in 2010. Haitians granted ...]


Flynn to invoke 5th Amendment, AP has learned

Added: 22.05.2017 19:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, will invoke his constitutional right against self-incrimination on Monday and decline to hand over documents sought under subpoena by a Senate panel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, The Associated Press has learned.
Flynn was expected to ...


Senators warn of fiscal fallout after Erdogan visit violence

Added: 22.05.2017 18:13 | 6 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The senators who oversee the U.S. foreign aid budget have warned the Turkish government there could be fiscal repercussions if Ankara fails to punish the bodyguards responsible for a violent incident in Washington. In a letter to the Turkish ambassador to the United States, Sens. Lindsey Graham and Patrick Leahy say there ...]


Turkey accuses US of 'aggressive actions' over embassy brawl

Added: 22.05.2017 17:59 | 1 views | 0 comments

Turkey summons the US ambassador over "security lapses" after clashes erupted in Washington.


Detective won't face charges in fatal July 4th shooting

Added: 22.05.2017 17:46 | 4 views | 0 comments

A Washington, D.C., transit police detective won't face charges in the fatal shooting of a man who fired into a crowd and at the detective on the Fourth of July last year.


Turkey publicly chastises U.S. ambassador for violent D.C. protests

Added: 22.05.2017 17:26 | 13 views | 0 comments

Ankara publicly scolded the Trump White House on Monday, haranguing America's top diplomat in Turkey over violent protests that took place in Washington during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit last week.
U.S. Ambassador John Bass was called to the Turkish Foreign Affairs Ministry on Monday to receive a "written ...


Wall Street Week Ahead: Softer Dollar May Be Stock Silver Lining Amid Washington Drama

Added: 22.05.2017 17:19 | 1 views | 0 comments

With S&P 500 companies set to notch their strongest quarterly earnings growth in about six years, a weaker U.S. dollar may help keep the profit momentum rolling and support share prices in the weeks to come.


Trump admin to extend protections for Haitians 6 months

Added: 22.05.2017 17:16 | 6 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is extending humanitarian protections for Haitian immigrants living in the United States until at least January. The Temporary Protected Status for 50,000 Haitians was set to expire in July. A U.S. government official says the Trump administration has agreed to extend it by at least six months. The status ...]


Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

Added: 22.05.2017 17:13 | 6 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration and House Republicans are asking a federal appeals court for a 90-day extension in a case that's casting a shadow of uncertainty over health insurance for millions of consumers. The case involves federal payments that insurers use to lower deductibles and copayments for people with modest incomes purchasing individual ...]


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