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Russian business leaders call for softening of bill punishing Western sanctions compliance

46 minutes ago   |   RT

Business leaders are seeking to soften the recently-drafted bill introducing punishment for observing anti-Russian restrictions in Russia. A proposal for replacing criminal...
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What Mueller's Investigation Could Mean for the President

55 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, will likely reach one of two conclusions about the president: Either there is evidence that he broke the law, or there is not. Mike...
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Russia's VTB Bank says no longer lending to Deripaska: CNBC

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

MOSCOW - VTB , Russia's second-largest bank, has stopped lending to sanctioned Russian metals tycoon Oleg Deripaska, VTB's President Andrei Kostin told CNBC in an interview...
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North Korea takes foreign journalists to witness the destruction of its nuclear test site

North Korea takes foreign journalists to witness the destruction of its nuclear test site

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

North Korea will close its underground nuclear testing site before a crowd of foreign journalists. By inviting journalists to cover the event, North Korea is showing good will...
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Syrian official rejects US demand for Iranian withdrawal

2 hours ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Syria has dismissed American calls for the withdrawal of Iranian troops and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah from the war-torn country. Syrian Deputy Foreign...
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Republicans want new special counsel to investigate Trump-Russia probe 'misconduct'

4 hours ago   |   Union Leader

Some of President Donald Trump's closest conservative allies in Congress called for the appointment of a second special counsel on Tuesday to investigate the probe into Trump's...
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Jonah Goldberg: Russia probe fuels both sides' conspiracy theories

5 hours ago   |   Union Leader

The Trump presidency is often a kind of political 'Rashomon,' with partisans on either side looking at the same facts and coming to wildly different conclusions.
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Trump increases pressure on Justice Department

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is increasing the pressure on the Justice Department, declining to say whether he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein...
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The rise and fall of New York City's 'Taxi King' who reportedly agreed to cooperate with the government as a potential witness against longtime business partner Michael Cohen

The rise and fall of New York City's 'Taxi King' who reportedly agreed to cooperate with the government as a potential witness against longtime business partner Michael Cohen

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Evgeny "Gene" Freidman was commonly referred to as New York City's Taxi King - notably by the New York attorney general's office and the law firms that have filed suit against...
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Robert Mueller Probe is Unconstitutional, Mark Levin Says of Trump Russia Collusion Case

8 hours ago   |   FOX News

Constitutional expert and "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin said on "Hannity" that new revelations about Robert Mueller's investigation into President Donald Trump and...
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Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling

Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling

Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members... Read more ...

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

A New Zealand scientist is leading a team to the lake next month to take samples of the murky waters to conduct DNA tests and determine what species live there. Read more ...

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Philip Roth, the American novelist who penned the celebrated “Portnoy's Complaint,” died at the age of 85 on Tuesday. The author, whose novels were fueled with sex, was... Read more ...

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers. Read more ...

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

The NFL approved a new owner for the Carolina Panthers, passed a rule to eject players who hit with their helmets, and took steps to spice up the kickoff. Read more ...

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at a geothermal plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island. Read more ...

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Police from multiple agencies have responded to an active shooter situation in Panama City. Read more ...

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava flowing from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has claimed another structure, this one close to a geothermal plant. Read more ...