Author Archive: Janet

Fusion GPS official met with Russian operative before and after Trump Jr. sit-down

The co-founder of Fusion GPS, the firm behind the unverified Trump dossier, met with a Russian lawyer before and after a key meeting she had last year with Trump’s son, Fox News has learned. The contacts shed new light on how closely tied the firm was to Russian interests, at a time when it was financing research to discredit then-candidate Donald Trump. Continue reading →
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Trump’s Asia tour: Bad weather cancels surprise DMZ visit

President Donald Trump has been forced to drop a surprise visit to the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea due to bad weather. Mr Trump’s helicopter took off from US Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul – but then turned back, US officials said. Continue reading →

Congress opens door to nixing ObamaCare mandate in tax bill

Top House Republicans have opened the door to using their sweeping tax bill to repeal ObamaCare’s individual mandate, as they began retooling the tax proposal Monday in pursuit of a final version that can pass Congress. Continue reading →

Varney on Brazile Fallout: ‘The Clintons Are Done in Politics & the Democrats Are Going to Struggle

According to Stuart Varney, Donna Brazile’s bombshell allegation that the DNC rigged the Democratic primary to ensure that Hillary Clinton won the nomination over Bernie Sanders is damaging to both the Democratic Party and Clinton’s political future. Continue reading →

Judge Nap: DOJ Should Pick Up Where FBI Left Off in Clinton Investigation

Judge Andrew Napolitano said the DOJ should pick up where the FBI left off last year in investigating Hillary Clinton, this time on suspicion of accepting bribes as well. Continue reading →

Trump: Japan Could Shoot NKorean Missiles ‘Out of Sky’

Monday President Donald Trump said that Japan would shoot North Korean missiles “out of the sky” if it bought the U.S. weaponry needed for doing so, suggesting Tokyo take a stance it has avoided until now. Continue reading →

Paradise Papers: Everything you need to know about the leak

The Paradise Papers are a huge leak of financial documents that throw light on the top end of the world of offshore finance. A number of stories are appearing in a week-long expose of how politicians, multinationals, celebrities and high-net-worth individuals use complex structures to protect their cash from higher taxes. Continue reading →

Texas gunman ‘had row with mother-in-law’

Texas church gunman Devin Patrick Kelley had three guns and had been involved in a domestic row with his mother-in-law, officials have said. The attack on the small church outside of San Antonio during Sunday services left 26 people dead and 20 injured. Continue reading →

Brazile: Wasserman Schultz Kept Data Breach Under Wraps

Former Democratic National Committee head Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz didn’t tell the organization’s own officers about a breach on its servers for more than a month after learning about it, according to Donna Brazile. Continue reading →

NKorea Rules Out Negotiations as Trump Heads to Asia

Saturday North Korea ruled out talks and threatened to increase its nuclear arsenal in a fresh warning to Donald Trump’s administration as the US President set off on a tour of Asia. Continue reading →