Theresa May says G7 summit was ‘difficult’ occasion

Theresa May has told MPs, the G7 summit was a “difficult” occasion, with “candid discussions” between the US president and other world leaders. While there was “common ground” in some areas, she said she was “disappointed” by the US stance on trade. Continue reading →
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Manafort pushes back against Mueller’s latest charges

Friday Paul Manafort’s legal team pushed back against Special Counsel Robert Mueller after Mueller brought new obstruction charges against him in the Trump-Russia investigation. Continue reading →

NJ Gun Rights Group Files Motion to Block Ammunition Confiscation, Ban

A New Jersey gun rights group has filed a motion to block enforcement of a ban on ammunition magazines that hold more than 10 rounds. The Association of New Jersey Rifle & Pistol Clubs asked the U.S. District Court of New Jersey to prevent the enforcement of the ban while the court considers the group’s case. Continue reading →

Democrats’ IT scandal set to explode with possible plea deal

Imran Awan, which sounds like an international spy thriller, is entering its third act. Awan was a congressional IT aide to Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., and he was finally fired just after he was arrested trying to fly to Pakistan last summer. Continue reading →

CNN: McCabe Seeks Immunity for Senate Testimony on Hillary

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is seeking immunity from the Senate Judiciary Committee for his upcoming testimony on the Hillary Clinton email probe. Continue reading →

WSJ: Social Security to Go Broke 3 Years Sooner Now

The Social Security program is expected to dip into its reserves this year as costs exceed its income — three years sooner than had been expected. Citing the latest annual report from the trustees of Social Security and Medicare, the Journal reported Social Security will have to go into its nearly $3 trillion trust fund to cover benefits. Continue reading →

Trump Wants Kim to Commit to Disarmament Timetable in Singapore

The White House says that it wants North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to commit to a timetable to surrender his country’s nuclear arsenal when he meets President Donald Trump next week in Singapore, a high-stakes summit that could last as long as two days — or just minutes. Continue reading →

Giuliani Says Mueller’s Team Is Trying to Frame Trump

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani says special counsel Robert Mueller’s team is trying to frame President Trump. Giuliani, who has been serving as Trump’s lawyer amid the Russia scandal, says Wednesday in Israel that Mueller’s team includes “13 highly partisan Democrats … (who) are trying very very hard to frame him to get him in trouble when he hasn’t done anything wrong.”Newsmax

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Trump Considering Separate Trade Deals With Canada, Mexico

President Donald Trump may seek separate talks with Canada and Mexico in a bid to get individual trade deals with the two countries, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday. Continue reading →

Ex-Navy sailor pardoned by Trump says he’s suing Comey and Obama

A former Navy sailor who is one of five people to receive a pardon from

President Donald Trump is planning to file a lawsuit against Obama administration officials, alleging that he was subject to unequal protection of the law. Continue reading →