British Columbia edges back from ban on increased oil shipments
No serious contenders for Putin in upcoming Russian election
Trump to outline North Korea sanctions against 56 trade entities
Missouri governor indicted for invasion of privacy over taking nonconsensual nude photo
Facebook ads boss in fake news Twitter storm
Carter Page met with Russian government officials during 2016 trip
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Sam Clovis Yanks Nom As Top USDA Scientist After Revealed To Be “Campaign Supervisor” In Rob Mueller Indictments
Lieu said Sessions should resign from his post because "the top law enforcement official in the United States cannot have committed a crime and still be there".
Franken asked Sessions during his confirmation hearing on Jan 10 what he would do "if there is any evidence that anyone affiliated with the Trump campaign communicated with the Russian government in the course of this campaign".
In a written questionnaire to the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation, Sessions also told the panel he was not in contact with anyone associated with the Russian government - despite the fact that Sessions met twice with Sergey Kislyak, then the Russian ambassador to the US, during the campaign. Other officials include Trump's former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, his son-in-law Jared Kushner, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
But Pegues reports the court documents unsealed this week claim George Papadopoulos, the former Trump campaign aide who pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his contacts with foreign nationals, offered to set up a meeting with then-candidate Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. He later told CNN's Jim Sciutto the Russian official's name.
"I did not, and I'm not aware of anyone else that did, and I don't believe it happened", Sessions said.
Democratic sources who requested anonymity said Republican Chuck Grassley, the committee chairman, is resisting the Democrats' demands to recall Sessions.
"I don't make anything sinister out of it", Conaway told CNN. "I have been called a surrogate at a time or two in that campaign and I didn't have - did not have communications with the Russians, and I'm unable to comment on it".
Blumenthal wrote Sessions that he should "immediately come before the Senate Judiciary Committee to update [his] testimony and correct any omissions and any statements that may have been incorrect or misleading".
At the time of that article, a spokeswoman for Sessions declined to comment.
During a news conference in February, Trump said he knew of nobody from his campaign who was in contact with Russians during the election. A guy he had never met before, grabs him, 'Hey, I'm out on the team. "As I am focused on your success and the success of this Administration, I do not want to be a distraction or negative influence, particularly with so much important work left to do for the American people".
Chipmaker Broadcom plans unsolicited bid for Qualcomm
Qualcomm may soon be extended a way out courtesy of Broadcom , which itself supplies Apple with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth combo chips. Though the merged companies took the Broadcom name, Avago's Chief Executive Hock Tan and his executive team run the company.
Kante may return for Chelsea's trip to Roma
Diego Simeone's team is going through a tough spell and is now four points back of second-place Chelsea with two games to go. Conte's Chelsea were a shadow of the team that played at Stamford Bridge earlier this month.
Stats: Virat Kohli becomes first Indian to 7000 T20 runs
The Indian openers who notched up a match-winning partnership of 158 runs in the previous game failed to click today at Rajkot . Munro put on 105 for the first wicket with Martin Guptill (45) as the visitors plundered the Indian attack around the park.
Apple shakes off worries about weak iPhone sales
For Q1 2018, Apple forecasts revenue between $84 billion and $87 billion and a gross margin between 38 percent and 38.5 percent. The Cupertino company posted diluted earnings of $2.07 a share, up 24 percent year-over-year.
Trump Jr.'s Halloween tweet about 'socialism'
Then there's Trump Jr.'s definition of socialism. "My man, "socialism" was her getting that free candy in the first place". It's not the first time Trump Jr has tried to use candies to make a political point.