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Donald Trump Jr wrapped up a return interview Wednesday with US lawmakers who questioned him about his contacts with Russians, with the president's eldest son dismissing concerns he may have perjured himself in his 2017 testimony. The 41-year-old appeared relaxed as he emerged from a three-hour closed-door session with the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of the Republican-led panel's two-year investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election. Trump Jr, who helms the Trump Organization collection of businesses that his real estate billionaire father ran for decades, earlier told reporters there was "nothing to correct" from his previous comments to the...
If you thought our daily deals roundups couldn't possibly get any better than what we put together yesterday, just wait until you see what's in store for you on Wednesday. Highlights include a rare sale on PlayStation Plus 12-month digital codes, a top-rated 10W fast wireless charging pad for only $8.49, a smart LED light bulb that's just as good as $50 Philips Hue bulbs for only $13, $10 off the Fire TV Stick and the Fire TV Stick 4K, Apple Watch Series 4 models at their lowest prices ever on Amazon, up to $101 off brand new iPads, top-rated Bluetooth earbuds for only $18.99 when you use the coupon code F5GHZJCX at checkout, a one-day sale that slashes renewed Roomba 860 robot vacuums to...
Discounts on hot new Apple products are rare, which is why it's so surprising that Amazon has been running a big sale on the Apple Watch Series 4 for the past couple of weeks. What's even more surprising is the fact that the discounts just got even deeper! The 40mm Apple Watch Series 4 just dropped to $339, which is a huge $60 discount from the $399 you'll pay if you buy one today from Apple. You'll also save $60 if you bump up to the 44mm Apple Watch Series 4, which is down to $369. There are a bunch of different case color and band combinations on sale, so click around to find the one you want. Just hurry, because there's no telling when this sale will end.Here's some additional info...
A sense of the unknown often looms over retirement. Here, baby boomers share the retirement sayings and sentiments that help them to make the most of their retirement years. Nancy D. Butler, a former entrepreneur living in Waterford, Connecticut, took a well-known phrase and fine-tuned it.
Samsung will be expanding its US smartphone portfolio this summer; starting in June, the first of three Galaxy A-series devices -- the most affordable one starting at $179.99 -- will be available.
Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz spars with Watergate figure John Dean during House hearing on special counsel Robert Mueller's report.
The driver of a minivan has died and a passenger is in critical condition after a BMW crashed into the minivan during a high-speed CHP chase, authorities said.
Everything's better with big flares and all-terrain tires.
A blunder on abortion right this week shows he may have misjudged the mood of an increasingly progressive party Questions are being raised about whether Joe Biden's campaign is geared to withstand a crowded primary. Photograph: Matt Rourke/AP Since his arrival in the 2020 presidential race, Joe Biden has basked in his status as an early frontrunner: he has coasted in most early battleground and national polls, touted formidable fundraising numbers and remained squarely focused on a potential general election matchup with Donald Trump. But this week, the former vice-president stumbled as he skipped not one, but two progressive gatherings and flip-flopped on a key abortion rights policy...
A new agreement between the LGBTQ community and the Sacramento Police Department will allow uniformed officers to participate in PRIDE events this weekend.
John Bolton essentially accused Iran of seeking nuclear weapons and said the regime was behind the alleged sabotage of four oil tankers off UAE coast.
Israelis faced the increasing likelihood Wednesday of another general election only months after April polls with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition talks deadlocked hours ahead of a midnight deadline. Confronted with the seeming impossibility of forming the coalition he seeks, Netanyahu has turned his efforts in recent days towards pushing for new elections as an alternative if Wednesday's deadline approaches without an agreement. Doing so could prevent Netanyahu's nightmare scenario of Israeli President Reuven Rivlin selecting another parliament member to try to form a government.
While Buhari won 56% of the ballots cast on Feb. 23, only 15.2 million of the 29 million registered voters backed him. The 35% turnout, down from 44% in the last elections four years ago and a peak of 69% in 2003, is the latest indicator of mounting voter apathy in Africa's biggest democracy. "Many Nigerians, particularly the poor, are yet to feel the impact of democracy in terms of improved welfare and livelihood," said Idayat Hassan, executive director of the Abuja-based Centre for Democracy and Development.
U.S. Customs and Border Patrol announced Tuesday the creation of a new administrative position intended to help ease the stresses on the system created by the recent influx of asylum-seekers arriving at the southern border.The new "Border Patrol Processing Coordinator" position is designed to help alleviate the administrative duties that CBP agents have been forced to take on, often at the expense of their traditional enforcement duties, as record numbers of women and children have arrived at the border seeking asylum."I am committed to providing the men and women of the U.S. Border Patrol the resources they need to accomplish their border-security mission," said Carla Provost, chief of...
TOKYO/BEIJING, May 28 (Reuters) - Nissan found out about Renault's merger talks with Fiat Chrysler just days before they became public, four sources told Reuters, stoking fears at the Japanese carmaker that a deal could further weaken its position in a 20-year alliance with Renault. Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa likely first caught wind of the merger plan through his own chief operating officer, Yasuhiro Yamauchi, who also serves on Renault's board, one of the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity of the matter.
SANDY, Utah (AP) - A Utah climber with a long-held dream to climb the highest mountains on the planet's seven continents died on top of Mount Everest after reaching his final summit, one of his daughters said.
Ten-year-old girl from El Salvador died on 29 September 'due to fever and respiratory distress' after complications with surgery Children and workers at a tent encampment near the Tornillo port of entry in Tornillo, Texas, on 19 June 2018. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images The Trump administration has been forced to reveal that a 10-year-old migrant girl died in its custody more than seven months ago, sparking further outcry after a spate of recent migrant child deaths while detained by the US government. The 10 year-old girl from El Salvador is the sixth child to die in custody in the past eight months. Her death was not previously reported by authorities and was only made public...
A "violent tornado" touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing heavy damage Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
WASHINGTON (AP) - An increasing number of House Democrats say they want an impeachment inquiry. But most of them say they aren't ready to seek President Donald Trump's removal from office.
Two of Japan's top mobile phone carriers said Wednesday they will delay releasing new handsets made by Huawei after a US ban on American companies selling technology to the Chinese tech giant. KDDI and SoftBank Corp, the country's number two and number three carriers respectively, said the decision was taken to give them time to assess the impact of the US ban. The country's biggest carrier, NTT Docomo, also announced it was suspending pre-orders for a new Huawei handset, but stopped short of halting the release itself.