Russians reportedly discussed how to influence Trump via his aides

/ May 25, 2017

Russians reportedly discussed how to influence Trump via his aides

Senior Russian intelligence and political officials discussed how to influence Donald Trump through his advisers, according to information gathered by American spies last summer, The New York Times reported on Wednesday, Citing three current and former U.S. officials familiar with the intelligence, the newspaper ...

May 24, 2017

Clear up Kake Gakuen suspicions

Instead of merely dismissing the credibility of the documents, the administration should fulfill its duty of accountability by clearing up any suspicions surrounding the project.

Trump retains private attorney for Russia probe, source says

/ May 24, 2017

Trump retains private attorney for Russia probe, source says

U.S. President Donald Trump has tapped a longtime legal adviser to serve as his private attorney while a special counsel investigates whether his campaign worked with Russia in last year’s election, a source familiar with the decision said on Tuesday. Fox Business News and ...

Brazilian President Temer says incriminating audiotape was doctored

/ May 21, 2017

Brazilian President Temer says incriminating audiotape was doctored

Fighting to save his job amid a mushrooming corruption scandal, Brazilian President Michel Temer told the nation Saturday that an incriminating audio recording of him had been doctored. “That clandestine recording was manipulated and doctored with (bad) intentions,” Temer said at a news conference ...

Brazil crisis heads into weekend of protests, negotiations

/ May 20, 2017

Brazil crisis heads into weekend of protests, negotiations

Brazil’s political crisis headed into a weekend dominated by protests and President Michel Temer’s attempt to secure enough allies to save himself after being accused of obstructing justice. Temer needs to maintain sufficient backing in Congress to ward off calls for his impeachment barely ...

Mood at White House grim as sense of crisis mounts

/ May 20, 2017

Mood at White House grim as sense of crisis mounts

Less than four months ago, a keen set of young up-and-comers strode into the White House in their best high heels and power ties, bursting with optimism and pride in serving their country. Now, their stint in the White House — the supposed apogee ...