WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House’s top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, sharing detailed accounts about the episodes at the heart of the inquiry into whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice, the New York Times reported on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: White House Counsel Don
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(Reuters) – Novak Djokovic qualified for his sixth Cincinnati Masters final when he edged out Marin Cilic 6-4 3-6 6-3 in an afternoon semi-final on Saturday. Aug 18, 2018; Mason, OH, USA; Novak Djokovic (SRB) returns a shot against Marin Cilic (CRO) in the Western and Southern tennis open at Lindner Family Tennis Center. Mandatory
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KOCHI, India (Reuters) – India deployed thousands of soldiers and dozens of helicopters to rescue people marooned by the worst floods in a century in the southern state of Kerala, where the death toll of 186 people as of Saturday could rise fast as rains continue. Rescuers evacuate people from a flooded area to a
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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian champion thoroughbred Winx claimed a Group 1 race named in her honor at Royal Randwick on Saturday to notch a national record 26th successive win and overhaul the great Black Caviar. Jockey Hugh Bowman reacts as he rides champion thoroughbred Winx to a national record 26th win in succession to claim
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump faced an unprecedented outcry from former intelligence officials on Friday after stripping the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, but Trump defended his move and said he planned another one soon. The bipartisan group, which included Robert Gates, George Tenet, David Petraeus, James Clapper and Leon Panetta,
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NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump asked securities regulators to explore replacing quarterly reporting requirements with half-yearly filings at the urging of executives including PepsiCo Chief Executive Indra Nooyi, reigniting a debate about how often companies should give financial updates to investors. Such a switch would mark a huge change in the U.S.
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Thyssenkrupp’s (TKAG.DE) workers are prepared to do their part in the ongoing restructuring of the embattled conglomerate, its interim chairman and trade union secretary Markus Grolms told a German magazine. FILE PHOTO: Thyssenkrupp’s logo is seen close to an elevator test tower in Rottweil, Germany, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Michaela Rehle/File Photo Thyssenkrupp’s
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Tajudeen Adefisoye, a 35-year-old who has indicated his interest in contesting as a member representing Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives under the Social Democratic Party (SDP), says the time has come for the youth to show that they can perform in leadership positions in politics. Speaking at his official declaration of intent on
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Samuel Ogundipe, the Premium Times journalist arrested and detained by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), has expressed gratitude to all those who mounted pressure on the Police to release him. Ogundipe was arrested on Tuesday for alleged theft of classified documents, following his story on the investigation of former
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