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Author: 0 Trump Denies Cohen's Claim He Knew in Advance of Russia Meeting

The leak fanned speculation about how much damage Cohen can inflict on the president and whether he is now mulling a cooperation deal with federal prosecutors. A lawyer for Cohen, Lanny Davis, released the recording of Trump and Cohen discussing paying for the rights to former Playboy model Karen McDougal's story about an alleged affair with Trump and it aired on CNN on Tuesday night.

Author: 0 Geraldo: Former 'Consigliere' Cohen Could Represent a 'Significant Legal Threat' to Trump

In a tweet early Friday, Trump once again denied any knowledge of the meeting and cryptically suggested Cohen is "trying to make up stories in order to get himself out of an unrelated jam". In the tape, the two men discuss how to buy the rights to a former Playboy model's story of her affair with Trump. An FBI raid on Cohen's office in April sought information about taxi owners who had financial dealings with Cohen, CNN has reported .

World News Father in court over suspected acid attack on son, 3
Author: 0 Father in court over suspected acid attack on son, 3

The father of a boy who was the victim of a suspected acid attack is among five men who have appeared in court. The child has now been released and is under police protection, but the long-term repercussions the injuries may have on his health are yet unknown.

Author: 0 Cohen Ready to Say Trump Knew of Son's 2016 Russia Contact

Cohen is willing to make this assertion to special counsel Robert Mueller , sources told CNN . That's led President Trump's new lawyer Rudy Giuliani to launch a scathing attack on Mr Cohen's character, describing him as a "pathological liar".

Author: 0 Russia's Vladimir Putin: Donald Trump has an invitation to come to Moscow

I am ready for that. Speaking to reporters at the Pentagon, Mr Mattis said: "I am considering meeting with my counterpart, but there's been no decision". "The friendship between Putin and the Chinese regime is based on personal gain", Li said. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders points to a reporter for a question during a press briefing at the White House, Monday, July 2, 2018, in Washington.

World News Netanyahu Hits back at Erdogan:
Author: 0 Netanyahu Hits back at Erdogan: "Turkey Turned into Dark Dictatorship"

Speaking to members of his ruling AK Party in parliament, Erdogan said the law showed Israel was "the most Zionist, fascist and racist country in the world", and called on the global community to mobilize against Israel . The legislation, adopted after a tumultuous Knesset session, makes Hebrew the national language and defines the establishment of Jewish communities as a vital part of the national interest.

World News Facebook Joins YouTube in Suspending Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech
Author: 0 Facebook Joins YouTube in Suspending Infowars' Alex Jones for Hate Speech

The videos that led Facebook to impose the short posting ban are believed to be the same ones that led YouTube to act. In another video, Jones drew a comparison between an animated drag queen show to Satanism. Earlier this week, YouTube gave Jones a light punishment for violating its policies against "violent or graphic content" by giving him a strike, which merely prevents Jones from livestreaming on the platform for 90 days.

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Author: 0 Putin "ready" to visit D.C., invites Trump to Russian Federation

Trump's Helsinki performance in the U.S. Newly appointed White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications, Bill Shine (who was formerly the co-president of Fox News ), and Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, informed Collins that she had been "dis-invited from the press availability in the Rose Garden", after explaining that her questions had been "inappropriate for that venue", and alleging that she had been shouting.

World News Hundreds missing after Laos dam collapse
Author: 0 Hundreds missing after Laos dam collapse

On the night of July 23, water poured over a saddle dam at the USA $1.02 billion Xe Pian Xe Namnoy hydropower project in southeastern Laos' Champassak province, sweeping away homes and causing severe flooding in up to 12 villages downstream.

World News Hamas vows revenge after Israeli raid kills 3 militants
Author: 0 Hamas vows revenge after Israeli raid kills 3 militants

The 31-year-old victim was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries, a hospital spokesman said. Two more settlers were also wounded during the attack. Peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians collapsed in 2014 and a bid by the USA administration to restart them has so far shown little sign of progress.

World News Death toll surpasses 70 in heat wave across Japan
Author: 0 Death toll surpasses 70 in heat wave across Japan

This is also the highest number since the agency began compiling weekly data in 2008. Weeks of high temperatures - predicted to exceed 30C every day this week in parts of the south - have " turned fields brown , ripened wild berries months earlier than normal and triggered an amber-level heat health warning, with people urged to stay out of the sun", The Independent reports.

World News 463 migrants may have been deported without their children
Author: 0 463 migrants may have been deported without their children

Indeed, as Adam Cox and Ryan Goodman have convincingly argued - and as cited recently by a federal court reaffirming an order limiting the detention of migrant children to 20 days - there is little proof that harsh immigration detention policies have had any deterrent effects".

World News House GOPs Introduce Articles of Impeachment Against Rosenstein
Author: 0 House GOPs Introduce Articles of Impeachment Against Rosenstein

The Justice Department has provided more than 800,000 documents to lawmakers, The Associated Press reported. "Now we have evidence that Mr. Rosenstein signed off on a document using unverified political opposition research as a cornerstone of a FISA application to spy on an American citizen working for the Trump campaign", Meadows said .

World News Çavuşoğlu: Turkey will not implement anti-Iran sanctions imposed by US
Author: 0 Çavuşoğlu: Turkey will not implement anti-Iran sanctions imposed by US

Turkey gets more than half of its crude oil from Iran. US Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing Marshall Billingslea had described the meeting as "positive". The US later asked other countries to cut to zero all oil imports from Iran. US President Donald Trump announced in May the US' withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) or the Iran nuclear deal, and that sanctions on Iran would be reimposed.

World News Video shows officers restrain young boy
Author: 0 Video shows officers restrain young boy

The 1 minute, 25 second cellphone video was captured by a woman named Ariel Collins , who identified herself as a cousin of the child depicted in the recording. Officers carried out their investigation and placed the suspect under arrest. Once in custody, the suspect's 10-year-old child became extremely emotionally distraught.

World News Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras
Author: 0 Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras

Running makeup aside, the animals also sport distinctively pointy donkey ears and lack a zebra's black snout. A zoo in Egypt rejected accusations it painted a donkey to pass it off as a zebra after a photo of the animal in question went viral.

World News Trump 'very concerned' Russians will meddle to help Dems
Author: 0 Trump 'very concerned' Russians will meddle to help Dems

House Speaker Paul Ryan says he will not invite Russia President Vladimir Putin to address Congress if Putin comes to Washington because "that is something we reserve for allies". He also failed to hold his counterpart accountable for annexing Crimea, bringing down MH17 in eastern Ukraine and the Novichok poisoning deaths in the UK.

World News Ryan: Putin will not be invited to address U.S. Congress
Author: 0 Ryan: Putin will not be invited to address U.S. Congress

McConnell said he and House Speaker Paul Ryan have made it clear that "Putin will not be welcome up here at the Capitol". The Kremlin has not yet accepted the White House's invitation for Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit D.C.in the fall, suggesting that he and President Trump could meet at other worldwide events.

World News Turkey's Erdogan says to continue with border operations until all threats removed
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan says to continue with border operations until all threats removed

Most economists were forecasting a 100-basis point increase to the repo rate. Turkey's central bank meets today for its monthly monetary policy review-the first since the re-election of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The divide between growth and inflation is at the heart of investor concerns about Turkey. The lira's latest record low of 4.97 to the dollar was seen on July 11 after Erdogan predicted a fall in interest rates.

World News Student plane protest highlights Sweden's asylum-seeker deportations
Author: 0 Student plane protest highlights Sweden's asylum-seeker deportations

This week, however, one deportation was disrupted when a university student from Sweden refused to let the plane take off. "As long as a person is standing, the pilot can not take off". At the same time, she speaks with passengers, several of whom are angry with her. "I am very sorry that a man is going to die, and that you are more anxious about missing your flight", she says to one perturbed passenger.

World News ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack in Toronto
Author: 0 ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack in Toronto

The older victim has been identified as Toronto resident Reese Fallon, who was to begin studies at McMaster University in the city of Hamilton this September. Just hours after the shooting in Toronto , police arrested a man who tried to stab a member of the ceremonial guard outside Parliament in Ottawa. "As a lifelong Toronto resident I have always been proud to speak up for and to defend this city", he said.

World News What's the deal with the Trump-Putin press conference video?
Author: 0 What's the deal with the Trump-Putin press conference video?

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , testifying to Congress, ticked off hundreds of Russians who now face sanctions, said the administration would welcome stronger sanctions to punish future election meddling, and pointed to dozens of accused spies expelled from the U.S.as evidence of the get-tough approach.

World News Turkey places jailed U.S. cleric under house arrest
Author: 0 Turkey places jailed U.S. cleric under house arrest

Brunson, an evangelical pastor and North Carolina native, will be released from jail in western Turkey and returned to his house because of "health problems", according to the Associated Press . Shares in Halkbank, whose former deputy general manager was convicted in January of evading United States sanctions on Iran, jumped 12 percent. Brunson was accused of helping supporters of Fethullah Gulen , the USA -based cleric who Turkish authorities say masterminded the coup attempt against ...

World News Toronto police delving into life of gunman in mass shooting
Author: 0 Toronto police delving into life of gunman in mass shooting

Even before Sunday's shooting, city leaders were concerned about an uptick in gun violence that had prompted the Toronto police to deploy dozens of additional officers over the weekend. Cressy acknowledged that banning handguns isn't the only thing Toronto should do to combat gun violence, which is on the rise in the city. The man was found dead back on Danforth Street after fleeing.

World News Body of newborn baby found in toilet of AirAsia India flight
Author: 0 Body of newborn baby found in toilet of AirAsia India flight

AirAsia India said the newborn was found lifeless by staff onboard as they were preparing for landing. Sanjay Bhatia, DCP (airport) of Delhi Police, said that police was informed about by an AirAsia flight manager that "during journey a foetus was found in the lavatory".