Business > Election

Former US ambassador to Russia blasts Kremlin's 'cockamamie, crazy scheme' to interview him while Trump considers the idea

26 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump discussed with Russian President Vladimir Putin the possibility of allowing Russian officials to interview 11 Americans, in exchange for special counsel Robert Mueller to interview 12 Russians accused of meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.
Russia's list of interviewees included former US ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the two presidents discussed the possibility for McFaul to be interviewed, but added that Trump had not yet made a commitment.
McFaul described the idea of allowing Russian...
Read more ...

 

White House, State Department at odds over Russia proposal for interviews

White House, State Department at odds over Russia proposal for interviews

26 days ago   |   By WMUR

The White House and the State Department are at odds over Russian President Vladimir Putin's offer to allow the U.S. access to Russians accused of election meddling.
Read more ...

 

White House says Trump will discuss allowing Russia to question US citizens as part of 'incredible offer' floated by Putin

White House says Trump will discuss allowing Russia to question US citizens as part of 'incredible offer' floated by Putin

26 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The White House has confirmed that President Donald Trump and President Vladimir Putin discussed striking a deal that would allow Russia to criminally investigate a former US ambassador.
The Kremlin has accused financier and activist Bill Browder and his alleged associates of committing tax fraud and campaign finance violations, which the US state department says are baseless.
Browder is the force behind the Magnitsky Act, which freezes the assets and bans travel of some high-level Russian officials.
In her Wednesday afternoon press briefing, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Election      Donald Trump      U.S.      Travel      Finance  


Bud Light is installing 'Victory Fridges' in Cleveland bars that will give...

Bud Light is installing 'Victory Fridges' in Cleveland bars that will give out free beer to fans when the Browns win their first game - and everyone is making the same joke

Bud Light unveiled a new campaign that aims to reward Cleveland Browns fans with free beer. The brand is installing "Victory Fridges" in Cleveland bars filled with Bud Light... Read more ...

Turkey's president urges citizens to buy local Vestel Venus smartphones over...

Turkey's president urges citizens to buy local Vestel Venus smartphones over iPhones as part of U.S. gadget boycott

With Turkey's currency collapsing and the country facing a trade war with the U.S., Turkish President Recep Erdogan today responded by announcing a boycott of all U.S... Read more ...

The Girl Scouts Are Adding Another New, Gluten-Free Flavor to the Massively...

The Girl Scouts Are Adding Another New, Gluten-Free Flavor to the Massively Popular Cookie Lineup

In these busy days of constantly heavy-hitting news , the Girl Scouts are here to save the day with a morsel of good news-at least for cookie lovers. The nonprofit organization... Read more ...

Saudi investment fund casts doubt on some of Elon Musk's claims about taking...

Saudi investment fund casts doubt on some of Elon Musk's claims about taking Tesla private

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has teased the idea of taking the electric-car company private and said he had " funding secured " for the ambitious move. On Monday, Musk said in a... Read more ...

Trump didn't mention John McCain at all while signing the defense bill named...

Trump didn't mention John McCain at all while signing the defense bill named after him

President Donald Trump signed the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act on Monday. The bill authorizes $717 billion in defense spending and is named after Arizona Sen. John... Read more ...

Omarosa taping Trump's situation room may be one of the worst White House...

Omarosa taping Trump's situation room may be one of the worst White House security breaches ever

Former aide to President Donald Trump, Omarosa Manigault, released a tape of Chief of Staff John Kelly firing her in the situation room. The situation room is an ultra-secured... Read more ...

'She made it up': Trump and his aides go nuclear after Omarosa claims to...

'She made it up': Trump and his aides go nuclear after Omarosa claims to have heard him say the N-word on tape

Omarosa Manigault-Newman claimed she heard Donald Trump saying the N-word "multiple times" in a three-minute recording. She added that the remarks were made in reference to... Read more ...

Elon Musk reveals he is working with Goldman Sachs and Silver Lake to help...

Elon Musk reveals he is working with Goldman Sachs and Silver Lake to help take Tesla private

Elon Musk said via Twitter Monday evening that he was working on a proposal with Goldman Sachs and Silver Lake as financial advisors to take Tesla private. In a statement on... Read more ...

Elon Musk Says Saudi Investment Fund Could Help Him Take Tesla Private

Elon Musk Says Saudi Investment Fund Could Help Him Take Tesla Private

The Tesla CEO, reportedly under scrutiny by federal regulators for earlier statements, says the Saudi fund is looking to diversify away from oil with a bigger investment in the... Read more ...

'Are these real patriots?': Trump teases most deployed division in the Army...

'Are these real patriots?': Trump teases most deployed division in the Army over first pay raise in years

President Donald Trump on Monday delivered a speech at Fort Drum in New York in which he teased soldiers over a pay increase they'll receive via a $716 billion defense spending... Read more ...