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      Rex Tillerson: US Secretary of State asks NATO allies to pay up
      Mar31

      Rex Tillerson: US Secretary of State asks NATO allies to pay up

      US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pressed NATO allies Friday to ramp up military spending and denounced Russia's "ongoing hostility and occupation" of Ukraine as the Trump administration toughened its tone toward Moscow. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson pressed NATO allies Friday to ramp up military spending and denounced...

      Rex Tillerson’s confirmation hearing is today — here’s how his company, ExxonMobil, could benefit from a Trump presidency
      Mar31

      Rex Tillerson’s confirmation hearing is today — here’s how his company, ExxonMobil, could benefit from a Trump presidency

      Oil and gas giant ExxonMobil stands to gain nearly $1 trillion from Trump administration policies, according to a new report from the left-leaning Center for American Progress. The report, titled “How Exxon Won the 2016 Election,” details how the energy and environmental policies of Trump’s Cabinet picks could benefit Exxon, the...

      Explosive memos suggest that a Trump-Russia quid pro quo was at the heart of the GOP’s dramatic shift on Ukraine
      Mar31

      Explosive memos suggest that a Trump-Russia quid pro quo was at the heart of the GOP’s dramatic shift on Ukraine

      An unverified dossier provided to US intelligence officials alleges that President-elect Donald Trump “agreed to sideline” the issue of Russian intervention in Ukraine during his campaign after Russia promised to feed the emails it stole from prominent Democrats’ inboxes to WikiLeaks. The dossier was part of an...

      World Championships: Emotional Chinese win world pairs figure skating gold
      Mar31

      World Championships: Emotional Chinese win world pairs figure skating gold

      The two-time world silver medallists survived a fall to snatch gold in the free skating final at Hartwall Arena. China’s Sui Wenjing and Han Cong capped their comeback from injury by claiming a first pairs gold with a high-flying display of acrobatics at the world figure skating championships on Thursday.The two-time world silver medallists...

      Miami Open: Konta beats Venus Williams to reach final
      Mar31

      Miami Open: Konta beats Venus Williams to reach final

      The Australian-born 25-year-old broke Williams in the first game and played aggressively throughout the opening set. Britain’s Johanna Konta beat Venus Williams 6-4, 7-5 in a grueling battle Thursday to reach the WTA Miami Open final, where she will face Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark.The Australian-born 25-year-old broke Williams in the...

      Politics: ‘There is a great, great deal of smoke’: Senate Intel Committee holds first public hearing on Trump-Russia probe
      Mar30

      Politics: ‘There is a great, great deal of smoke’: Senate Intel Committee holds first public hearing on Trump-Russia probe

      he Senate Intelligence Committee held its first public hearing Thursday about its investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election. WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee held its first public hearing Thursday about its investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, in an open session focusing on...

      Politics: Report: The FBI is using the explosive Trump-Russia dossier as a ‘roadmap’ for its investigation
      Mar30

      Politics: Report: The FBI is using the explosive Trump-Russia dossier as a ‘roadmap’ for its investigation

      The FBI is using the explosive, unverified collection of memos of President Donald Trump's ties to Russia as a "roadmap" for its investigation, a report said. “The roadmap for the investigation, publicly acknowledged now for the first time, comes from Christopher Steele, once of Britain’s secret intelligence service...

      Politics: These are the key names that keep coming up in the Trump-Russia investigation
      Mar29

      Politics: These are the key names that keep coming up in the Trump-Russia investigation

      With news of business deals, undisclosed phone calls, and secret meetings coming to light daily, keeping up with the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election has been difficult. The Senate and House Intelligence Committees are conducting investigations (the latter of which has been called into question), and the FBI is...

      WHO: Organisation warns of measles outbreak across Europe
      Mar29

      WHO: Organisation warns of measles outbreak across Europe

      The World Health Organization warned Tuesday of large measles outbreaks in countries where immunisation has dropped, after more than 500 cases of the highly contagious disease were reported across Europe in January. The World Health Organization warned Tuesday of large measles outbreaks in countries where immunisation has dropped, after more than...

      Politics: The Kremlin and the White House have conflicting accounts of Jared Kushner’s meeting with the CEO of a Russia-owned bank
      Mar28

      Politics: The Kremlin and the White House have conflicting accounts of Jared Kushner’s meeting with the CEO of a Russia-owned bank

      The Kremlin and the White House have conflicting explanations for why Jared Kushner met with the CEO of a state-owned Russian bank during the transition period. The Kremlin and the White House have provided conflicting explanations for why President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner, met privately with the CEO of a...