Trump lawyers reviewed Mueller report for 10 hours before it was made public

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 16:22
U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyers spent at least 10 hours reviewing Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian meddling in the 2016 election before it was made public, two of the lawyers told Reuters on Friday.
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Man who mailed white powder to Trump's sons gets probation

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 15:59
A Massachusetts man was sentenced on Friday to five years of probation after admitting he mailed threatening letters filled with a suspicious white powder to several prominent people, including U.S. President Donald Trump's sons.
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White House says Trump spoke to Libyan commander Haftar on Monday

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 15:45
The White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump spoke by phone earlier in the week and discussed "ongoing counterterrorism efforts" with Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar, leader of a military assault on the capital Tripoli in opposition to the internationally recognized government.
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Trump's call to Haftar shows U.S. believes in Libyan army role in war on terrorism: spokesman

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 15:44
Remarks made by President Donald Trump show that the United States believes in the pivotal role of the Libyan National Army (LNA) in the war against terrorism, Sky News Arabia cited the LNA spokesman as saying on Friday.
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Emma Thompson, weeping teenagers join peaceful climate protest in London

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:41
Film star Emma Thompson joined climate change activists in a central London shopping district on Friday to read poetry praising Earth's bounties, part of five days of protests which clogged the British capital with transport snarl-ups.
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Putin ally to Ukraine's probable new leader: Reconcile with Moscow and get territory back

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:05
Ukraine's new president could regain control over the separatist-controlled east of his country within months and get cheap gas and major investment from Russia if he repairs ties with Moscow, the Kremlin's closest ally in Ukraine said.
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Barr releases Mueller's report - and feels the heat

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:03
Attorney General William Barr could have buried Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report deep in the recesses of the U.S. Justice Department and simply told the public that President Donald Trump would not face criminal prosecution.
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Democrats make legal bid for all Russia probe evidence, Trump calls Mueller report 'crazy'

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 13:46
Congressional Democrats on Friday took legal action to see all of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's evidence from his inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election, with an eye to using the probe's findings against President Donald Trump.
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Papal Good Friday service draws attention to world's poor

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 12:41
Pope Francis listened as a preacher denounced the widespread inequality in the world at a Good Friday service on the day Christians recall Jesus' death by crucifixion.
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Biden to announce U.S. presidential run on Wednesday: report

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 12:02
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden plans to make a widely expected announcement of his candidacy for the presidency in a video on Wednesday, the Atlantic reported on Friday, citing sources close to Biden's top aides.
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U.S. homebuilding near two-year low; permits extend decline

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 11:29
U.S. homebuilding dropped to a near two-year low in March, pulled down by persistent weakness in the single-family unit segment, suggesting the housing market continued to struggle despite falling mortgage rates.
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Democrats issue legal demand to see all of Mueller's Russia probe evidence

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 10:58
Congressional Democrats on Friday took a legal step to see all of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's evidence from his inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 election, as they consider how to use the probe's findings against President Donald Trump.
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Supreme Court girds for fight over Trump census citizenship question

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 10:48
Sitting on a working-class commercial strip in the shadows of an above-ground rail line, a group called Make the Road New York's busy street-level offices are easy to miss. But its mission to support and advocate for immigrants is front and center.
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House Judiciary Committee issues subpoena for full Mueller report

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 09:23
U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler issued a subpoena on Friday to obtain the full Russia investigation report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, saying he cannot accept a redacted version that "leaves most of Congress in the dark."
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In divided America, Mueller report hardens the most strident

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 07:53
After months as volunteer activists demanding that President Donald Trump be impeached, Eileen and Michael O'Brien sat on their couch on Thursday, cracked open a laptop and began to read the 448-page special counsel report that liberals have dreamed would make impeachment a reality.
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Kremlin says Mueller report shows no evidence of Russian meddling

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 07:21
The Kremlin said on Friday that U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's long-awaited report did not contain any evidence the Russian state had meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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House panel chairman expected to issue subpoena for full Mueller report: source

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 07:21
U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler is expected to issue a subpoena on Friday for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full Russia investigation report and underlying evidence, a source familiar with the matter said.
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Mueller report gives Democrats political ammunition but they are split on how to use it

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 06:54
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on his inquiry into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election provided extensive details on President Donald Trump's efforts to thwart the probe, giving Democrats plenty of political ammunition against the Republican but no consensus on how to use it.
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'Tank man' video for Leica sparks outcry in China ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 06:54
Germany's Leica Camera AG drew criticism on Chinese social media over a video depicting a news photographer covering the crackdown on pro-democracy protests in and around Beijing's Tiananmen Square three decades ago.
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U.S. refiners planning major plant overhauls in second quarter

World News - Fri, 2019-04-19 06:18
U.S. oil refiners are planning a heavy slate of plant overhauls in the second quarter, with total production this month off 8.5 percent compared with the start of the year, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
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