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Global Media Deutsche Bank turns over Trump documents after Mueller subpoena
Author: 0 Deutsche Bank turns over Trump documents after Mueller subpoena

Robert Mueller, who is heading the Russian Federation investigation, has reportedly demanded Deutsche Bank hand over details of Trump's accounts with the organization. Mueller is investigating whether the Trump campaign helped Russian Federation in the Kremlin's efforts to interfere in the election to throw it to Trump.

Global Media Trump plugs interview with lawyer saying president did nothing wrong
Author: 0 Trump plugs interview with lawyer saying president did nothing wrong

On "Fox & Friends", Dershowitz countered that Trump had the constitutional power to fire FBI Director James Comey and to tell the Justice Department who to investigate and who not to investigate. Former President Bill Clinton, for example, was accused of trying to influence potential witnesses not to tell the truth, he said. "And Sen. Feinstein simply doesn't know what she's talking about when she says it's obstruction of justice to do what a president is completely authorized to do under ...

Global Media Honduras election recount begins amid violence
Author: 0 Honduras election recount begins amid violence

Hernandez held a lead of more than 46 000 votes over Nasralla before the last-stage count. Disputed votes could swing the outcome. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accused the United States of backing vote fraud in Honduras, while the top official at the USA embassy praised the peaceful protests and the "orderly" final count then under way.

Global Media Austria has officially legalised same-sex marriage
Author: 0 Austria has officially legalised same-sex marriage

The court said that civil partnerships will remain an option after the law is changed, and will then also be open to straight couples. The distinction between a civil partnership and marriage can no longer be upheld without discriminating against same-sex couples, the court said.

Global Media Former Georgia president detained in Kiev after 'threatening to jump off roof'
Author: 0 Former Georgia president detained in Kiev after 'threatening to jump off roof'

Hundreds of protesters had been blocking the police van with Saakashvili inside during an hours-long standoff with police. Saakashvili was a key figure in the 2003 Rose Revolution protests in Georgia that ousted the country's president. Around 200 supporters of detained ex-Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili are blocking roads and erecting barricades in the heart of the Ukrainian capital.

Global Media Another Conyers Accuser Comes Forward, Says Congressman Groped Her in Church
Author: 0 Another Conyers Accuser Comes Forward, Says Congressman Groped Her in Church

Conyers slid his hand up my skirt and rubbed my thighs while I was sitting next to him in the front row of a church", she said in an affidavit published late Monday by her attorney Lisa Bloom. The report didn't specify how Ian Conyers knew of the congressman's plans. His lawyer earlier said on Twitter that Conyers would make an announcement at 10:15 a.m.

Global Media Taiwan rainbow breaks world record, lasts nearly 9 hours
Author: 0 Taiwan rainbow breaks world record, lasts nearly 9 hours

A screengrab of a rainbow that arched over Taiwan for a reported eight hours and 58 minutes . According to BBC, the department is now gathering all the evidence to apply for the Guinness record. "We need "per second" photos to support this record, no matter how many of them are available", the school explained in an online statement. According to their observations, the rainbow appeared at 6:57 am on the morning of November 30th and stayed in the sky until 3:55 pm that afternoon, ...

Global Media Spain drops European arrest warrant for deposed Catalan leader
Author: 0 Spain drops European arrest warrant for deposed Catalan leader

A judge said the ministers still faced possible charges for sedition and rebellion against the state, but had showed a willingness to return to Spain before regional elections on 21 December. Catalans have plenty of local parties to choose from, along with the local branches of the big national parties, and opinion polls suggest that fragmentation will not make securing an absolute majority easy for the separatists.

Global Media Investigation under way as four members of family killed in Wexford crash
Author: 0 Investigation under way as four members of family killed in Wexford crash

The four people - a couple in their 70s and their two sons, both in their forties - had come to Ireland from the U.S. for a family funeral. They were all the occupants of the auto, and were pronounced dead at the scene. The vehicle and lorry were both travelling eastwards towards Wexford. The driver and passenger in the lorry were uninjured in the collision. The road is now closed and diversions are in place as gardai examine the scene.

Global Media Foreign agents will not be deprived of accreditation
Author: 0 Foreign agents will not be deprived of accreditation

In retaliation, Russian Federation adopted a bill that allows the government to designate global media outlets as foreign agents . "Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security Dana J. The news organizations are funded by the US government. The new designation subjects affected USA -backed news outlets to the same requirements that are applied to foreign-funded non-governmental organisations under a 2012 law.

Global Media Federal Bureau of Investigation tried seizing thousands of guns from people who failed background checks
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation tried seizing thousands of guns from people who failed background checks

The FBI's National Instant Criminal Background Check System vets millions of gun purchase transactions every year - and must complete the check within 72 hours of a gun purchase or else the sale goes forward, USA Today noted. The agency admitted it failed to review Kelley's record which included domestic assault. But former ATF official David Chipman believes the time limit is only as short as it is as a concession to the gun industry.

Global Media Sharad Yadav: Will continue fighting against undemocratic style of functioning
Author: 0 Sharad Yadav: Will continue fighting against undemocratic style of functioning

The Rajya Sabha Chairman, Venkaiah Naidu , on Monday, disqualified rebel JD (U) leader Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar as members of Rajya Sabha. However, after allegations of corruption were raised against Lalu Prasad's son and Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi in August this year, Nitish had stunned and political observers and his party colleagues like Sharad Yadav by first announcing that he was resigning as chief minister and then - within 24 hours - returning to office with the BJP as ...

Global Media Israel launches fresh missile attack on Syrian military base
Author: 0 Israel launches fresh missile attack on Syrian military base

Syrian media reported that three of the Israeli missiles were shot down by air defenses. Satellite photos released Monday night of damage wrought by a reported IDF attack on an Iranian military base outside Damascus, appeared to substantiate a number of Arabic media reports of an Israeli strike there last Friday.

Global Media Kentucky truckers join nationwide protest of ELDs
Author: 0 Kentucky truckers join nationwide protest of ELDs

The rule says once drivers turn their trucks on they have 14 hours to travel as far as possible before taking a mandatory 10 hour break. The FMCSA estimates that ELDs will prevent hundreds of crashes a year by keeping exhausted drivers off the road.

Global Media Florida State headed to Shreveport and the Independence Bowl
Author: 0 Florida State headed to Shreveport and the Independence Bowl

Terance Mann scored 25 points, CJ Walker added 17 and Florida State beat No. 5 Florida 83-66 on Monday night to remain undefeated. FSU came out the gate hot, and put down Lousiana-Monroe early, beating the Warhawks 42-10. Southern Miss by contrast has had a decent season. It will be the Southern Miss Golden Eagles against the Florida State Seminoles. This will be the Golden Eagles' (8-4, 6-2 C-USA) third I-Bowl appearance and their first since 1988.

Global Media Wind Advisory issued for state; 50 miles per hour gusts expected
Author: 0 Wind Advisory issued for state; 50 miles per hour gusts expected

A low pressure system moving northeast from Colorado caused the NWS office in Aberdeen to place central South Dakota under a winter weather advisory Monday until about 6 p.m. You might also be interested in. . Wednesday night - Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Mostly cloudy and still breezy on Thursday , with some snow showers possible.

Global Media Former premier Nawaz Sharif, daughter depart for London
Author: 0 Former premier Nawaz Sharif, daughter depart for London

The IHC had completed the hearing and reserved the judgment on November 23, which it announced on Monday. The family awaits Islamabad High Court's (IHC) decision regarding the petition filed by Nawaz which seeks clubbing of references. If convicted, the accused may face up to 14 years imprisonment and lifelong disqualification from holding public office including the freezing of bank accounts and assets.

Global Media Knicks' Tim Hardaway: Out again Monday
Author: 0 Knicks' Tim Hardaway: Out again Monday

Nikola Vucevic had 34 points, Evan Fournier had 20 and Jonathan Simmons added 16 as all five Orlando starters scored in double figures. With their top two scorers out, NY (11-11) turned to Michael Beasley , who had 21 points. Statistically Speaking: There was a considerable disparity at the free throw line today, considering Orlando reached the charity stripe 29 times compared to New York's 10 attempts.

Global Media Police officer shot dead while serving warrant in Central Texas
Author: 0 Police officer shot dead while serving warrant in Central Texas

Chief Stapp said the loss of Officer Copeland is painful for many in the police department. The officer was pronounced deceased at 3:50 p.m.by Justice of the Peace Joann Prado. He worked just about every day off to provide for his kids and because he knows we're shorthanded and we need the help. It was unclear Monday whether he had been shot by police or had inflicted the injuries himself, Stapp said.

Global Media United Nations political affairs chief to visit North Korea this week
Author: 0 United Nations political affairs chief to visit North Korea this week

Feltman will meet with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho and other officials, Stephane Dujarric told reporters, with the isolated country's nuclear and missile programs a likely topic to be raised. Dujarric said Feltman was invited informally in September and the visit was confirmed November 30. The UN said that Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman is expected to visit Pyongyang from December 5 to 8.

Global Media Republican Senator Says Comments About 'Booze or Women' Were Misunderstood
Author: 0 Republican Senator Says Comments About 'Booze or Women' Were Misunderstood

Republicans, including Grassley, have long advocated for eliminating the tax , which applies to inherited assets worth more than $5.5 million - or $ 11 million for married couples. Grassley's comment triggered a wave of criticism on social media. "Between Grassley and Hatch an bad lot of contempt emerging in last few days for people w/out the good sense to be rich enough to benefit from the GOP tax bill", tweeted Ronald Brownstein, a editor of the Atlantic, also referring to ...

Global Media Manafort Broke Gag Order, Ghost Wrote Op-Ed With Kremlin Connected Colleague
Author: 0 Manafort Broke Gag Order, Ghost Wrote Op-Ed With Kremlin Connected Colleague

A spokesman for Manafort declined to comment. Manafort is now facing several felony charges involving allegations of money laundering and other financial crimes related to his political consulting work in Ukraine. Manafort, now on house arrest with an ankle monitor, had reached a proposed bail deal with prosecutors that was awaiting court approval. Initially, Manafort's lawyers had said in their court filing that the special counsel's office was willing to accept the proposed terms of his ...

Global Media Body of missing Port St. Lucie girl found in retention pond
Author: 0 Body of missing Port St. Lucie girl found in retention pond

A U.S. Marshal first discovered something of interest in the water on a kayak before midnight. Police say she became disoriented after leaving her home and ran straight into the lake. "It would appear that the tyke came up short on the house, got confused and wound up in the lake immediately", Port St. Lucie Chief John A. Bolduc.