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Russia probe counsel wants to interview senior White House officials

/ Aug 13, 2017

Russia probe counsel wants to interview senior White House officials

The special counsel investigating whether Russia interfered in the U.S. presidential election and possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign wants to speak with current and former senior White House officials, The New York Times reported on Saturday. Robert Mueller, the special counsel leading ...

Trump threatens crisis-hit Venezuela with 'military option'

/ Aug 12, 2017

Trump threatens crisis-hit Venezuela with 'military option'

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday threatened military intervention in Venezuela, a surprise escalation of Washington's response to Venezuela's political crisis that Caracas disparaged as "craziness." Venezuela has appeared to slide toward a more volatile stage of unrest in recent days, with anti-government forces looting ...

Kenyatta declared winner of disputed Kenyan presidential vote

/ Aug 12, 2017

Kenyatta declared winner of disputed Kenyan presidential vote

President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the winner Friday of Kenya's hard-fought presidential election, but opposition candidate Raila Odinga alleged the voting was rigged. In announcing the results of Tuesday's contest, the election commission said Kenyatta won a second term with 54 percent in balloting it ...

Inflatable Trump chicken takes roost outside White House

/ Aug 10, 2017

Inflatable Trump chicken takes roost outside White House

President Donald Trump may be out of town, but one plucky protester is keeping an eye on the White House. A giant inflatable chicken bearing the unmistakable hairstyle of the commander in chief transfixed tourists and television cameras in the nation's capital Wednesday afternoon. Twitter users ...