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Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report contradicts a high-profile Buzzfeed News story that indicated Mueller's team had evidence President Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.Cohen pled guilty to lying to Congress last year after it was revealed that he told lawmakers that conversations about the construction of a Moscow Trump Tower ended in January 2016, when they actually continued for months thereafter and involved Trump personally.A January 18 Buzzfeed story claimed that Cohen told the Mueller's team that Trump "personally instructed him" to mislead lawmakers "in order to obscure Trump's involvement" in the Moscow Trump Tower project.Buzzfeed touted Cohen's supposed...
Pledged donations from billionaires, companies and citizens for the restoration of fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral are approaching 900 million euros.
Big, boring AT&T (NYSE:T) recently made a splash, selling its minority stake in streaming video site Hulu. AT&T stock gained 0.7% on the news.Source: Shutterstock Thanks to its Time Warner deal, the telecom giant received a 9.5% stake in Hulu, which it sold earlier this week for $1.43 billion. That values
LISBON, Portugal (AP) - All the 29 people killed in a tour bus crash on Portugal's Madeira Island were German, Portugal's foreign ministry confirmed Thursday.
The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell to more than a 49-1/2-year low last week, pointing to sustained strength in the economy. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 5,000 to a seasonally adjusted 192,000 for the week ended April 13, the lowest level since September 1969, the Labor Department said on Thursday. Data for the prior week was revised to show 1,000 more applications received than previously reported.
The author of what may be the world's most popular book about a cathedral told AFP that watching Notre-Dame being eaten up by flames made him feel like someone was dying. British writer Ken Follett's 1989 historical novel "The Pillars of the Earth" sold tens of millions of copies and spent 18 weeks atop The New York Times best sellers' list. Its story about the construction of a 12th-century cathedral in a fictional English town traces the same era as that in which Notre-Dame assumed its majestic place in the heart of Paris.
Japan's Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday it will begin building a new version of the Corolla sedan in Brazil that will run on electricity, ethanol and gas, which it says will be the first vehicle of its kind in the world. Brazil, which is South America's largest auto producer, has largely
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'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on how President Trump is using the furor over Ilhan Omar to bash Nancy Pelosi.
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Gamer World News Entertainment host Tian Wang on the accurate maps of the Notre Dame Cathedral within the Assassin's Creed video game.
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The White House declares Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a foreign terrorist organization, ratcheting up already tense relations between Tehran and Washington.
The Los Angeles City Council adjourned its meeting on Friday in honor of Ermias Asghedom, the man behind the rap persona Nipsey Hussle.
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Investors were also assessing a U.S. Labor Department report that showed consumer prices increased by the most in 14 months in March, although underlying inflation remained benign. The tame inflation environment and moderating economic activity support the Federal Reserve's decision last month to
The former Willkie chair certainly is not the first Big Law partner to find himself on the wrong side of the law, but this is not your average, stole-from-an-IOLTA-account, bad lawyer story.
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"The remorse and shame that I feel is more than I can convey," Caplan said through his attorneys.
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has retained a tight grip on Amazon following a divorce deal with his wife of 25 years that makes her one of the richest people on the planet.
(Bloomberg) -- Juan Guaido, newly vulnerable to arrest, says he is prepared to be imprisoned by the autocratic regime of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and has a contingency plan for allies to continue the protest movement he leads.
How Beijing keeps testing Washington and its allies.
Whole Foods will slash prices on hundreds of items starting Wednesday, marking the third round of price cuts as the grocer looks to revamp its "Whole Paycheck" image.
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang urged New Zealand to provide a "fair, transparent, convenient" investment environment in a meeting Monday with the country's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, that comes amid a dispute over use of Chinese telecoms equipment.
BEIJING/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she hoped to have a dialogue with Beijing about New Zealand's intelligence agency's decision to reject a bid by Chinese telecom giant Huawei to build a 5G mobile network. Ardern is on a one-day visit to China and is
Former U.S. Army Special Ops Soldier Brett Velicovich on why the U.S. may need to shut down the southern border.
Shares of Sprint tumbled about 6 percent as of 2:45 p.m. New York time, while T-Mobile fell 3.8 percent and AT&T Inc. slid 1.5 percent. Verizon Communications Inc. dropped the most since January in what was the second-worst performance among S&P 500 members. The sudden dimmed outlook may be tied to
Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., the Mueller report, potential investigations into the Hillary Clinton campaign, the media coverage of the collusion investigation and the Steele dossier.
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Treasuries climbed with European government bonds as investors weighed a worrying economic outlook against a decisive turn towards accommodation by major central banks. Stocks in Europe drifted along with U.S. equity futures. The Stoxx Europe 600 index fluctuated, with declines in utilities and food
For months, activist investor William Ackman promised to rebuild his record. Since Jan. 1, Pershing Square Holdings has gained 31.9 percent, making it the best start to a year in the firm's 15-year history, Ackman wrote in a letter released on Monday. More importantly, Ackman laid out how his hedge
The mammoth order consists of 290 A320-series narrow-body planes and 10 A350 wide-bodies, Toulouse-based Airbus said after the transaction was announced in Paris on Monday. The deal's value is almost double that touted by French President Emmanuel Macron in January 2018 during a trip to Beijing. The
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Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano on the political fallout from the Mueller report.
The company's latest Marvel Cinematic Universe entry is on track to cross $1 billion in ticket sales.
One passenger joked that the cruise was "officially over" as furniture flew across the room and tiles fell from the ceiling.
The location in front of Trump International Hotel - which she plans to call a "shrine to greed, division and vanity," according to excerpts from her prepared remarks - is intended to show voters that Gillibrand will attack Trump directly, in contrast to some Democratic rivals who have hesitated to focus on the Republican president early in the 2020 campaign. "President Trump is tearing apart the moral fabric of our country," she plans to say. "He demonizes the vulnerable and he punches down...Our President is a coward." While some candidates, most notably Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, have harshly criticized Trump, others have largely avoided using his name, as Democrats try out...
Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets were heading to Boeing Co's factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, even as Southwest Airlines Co began parking its 34 MAXs near the California desert. The factory visits indicate Boeing may be nearing completion
Residents and visitors in Washington, D.C. on Friday said they expected transparency after Special Counsel Robert Mueller turned over his Russia probe report to the Justice Department after a nearly two-year investigation. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
FBN's Charlie Gasparino on the expanding Democratic field in the 2020 presidential race and reports former Vice President Joe Biden is considering Stacey Abrams as his running mate if he runs for president.
White House aide Kellyanne Conway publicly backed Donald Trump on Wednesday after an extraordinary 48-hour Twitter row between the president and her husband came to a head. Mrs Conway used a cable news interview to insist she would not resign and rebuked her husband George for airing his views in public. It follows two days during which Mr Conway and Mr Trump have traded blows on twitter in a war of words that has generated a slew of headlines. It began earlier this week with Mr Conway, a prominent conservative lawyer, suggesting the president suffered from a narcissistic personality disorder in a string of tweets, adding "his condition is getting worse every day". It led Mr...
Residents in parts of the Midwest are trying to pick up after their homes and belongings were damaged by flood waters. (March 21)
Maduro was not among the leaders invited to meet in the Chilean capital Santiago on Friday to discuss forming a new regional political group called "Prosur." Heads of state from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay and Peru will join the summit, with Chile and Colombia looking to sign countries up to the new political bloc after criticism over Unasur's lack of action on the Venezuela. Some leaders have criticized the organizers for leaving out Maduro and instead inviting Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, recognized by many countries as the interim leader.