The Justice Department launched the new investigation and is looking into whether the foundation engaged in any pay-to-play politics, according to The Hill who spoke with law enforcement officials and first reported the inquiry. Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill reacted to the news in a statement blasting President Trump for ordering the Department of Justice to go after his enemies and distract from his own scandals and controversies.
Bannon's comments on Breitbart News Tonight, which is broadcast on Sirius XM radio, came just hours after Trump said his former chief strategist had " lost his mind " and had his lawyer issue a cease and desist letter created to shut Bannon up.
He also proposed names of members who could be part of the committee. When the Budget Session starts on January 29, the motion, which was moved by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma, will be taken up for consideration. During UPA II, Hooda said, 71 bills were sent to standing committees, where those were scrutinised by all political parties, but the BJP, in this session, has hardly sent a single bill to such a panel.
Rick Scott's (R) footsteps. DeSantis , a Palm Coast Republican, opened accounts that will allow him to raise money for a primary contest that already includes state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and is expected to be joined by House Speaker Richard Corcoran .
To be sure, the new approach, including the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, changes the calculus and requires the Palestinians to rethink their strategy of systemic recalcitrance and preconditions to negotiations based upon expectations of artificial leverage.
Czaplewski said the man had videos and PDFG files of white supremacist banner over a highway and other neo-Nazi posts and documents about how to murder people. The rally in Charlottesville began with alt-right, neo-Nazi and white supremacist members chanting "Jews will not replace us" while marching with tiki torches, and ended with clashes between white supremacists and anti-racist counter-protesters that killed one counter-protester, Heather Heyer, after a vehicle rammed into a crowd of ...
Sears Holdings officials told its Thursday they plan to close an additional 103 stores, CNBC reports . Sears will shutter their location at Prices Corner in early April. JC Penny CEO Marvin Ellison is upfront about the retailer targeting fellow struggling department store chain Sears' appliance sales. As of last October, the company had 594 Sears stores and 510 Kmart stores in the USA, which was 399 fewer than what Sears had in 2016.
A multi-state manhunt was launched after the girls' mother Tonya Bates was found beaten to death over the weekend, police in the Austin suburb of Round Rock said. Banks said that Round Rock detectives were to travel to Colorado Thursday morning to interview Miles. Police do not know how long Bates had been dead, but ordered an autopsy.
Protesters from India's lowest castes brought parts of Mumbai to a standstill on Wednesday following violence from Hindu nationalists. Hundreds of Dalits were involved in the battle on the side of the British, forming part of battalion of 900 soldiers that repelled Peshwa forces numbering 20,000 by some estimates .
Presidential Election. Last week, Nunes blasted Rosenstein in a letter calling on the DOJ and FBI "to investigate themselves" for ignoring subpoenas for dossier-related documents and witnesses. The Justice Department has also approved a slew of Justice and FBI officials to be interviewed by the committee in January, including former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr, an official with ties to Fusion GPS, the opposition research firm behind the Trump dossier; embattled FBI Special ...
Manafort's legal team alleges the deputy attorney general went beyond his "authority to appoint a special council as well as specific restrictions on the scope of such appointments". Manafort's lawyer, Kevin Downing, did not immediately return a call seeking comment on the lawsuit. In a statement to various media outlets, the Justice Department dismissed the lawsuit as "frivolous", but added that "the defendant is entitled to file whatever he wants".
Russia's Defense Ministry denied the accuracy of the report on Thursday. It was the most potent attack on Putin's arsenal since an air strike back in 2015, it said. "As darkness fell, the Hmeymim air base was subjected to sudden mortar shelling from a mobile group of militants". "The Kommersant report on alleged "actual destruction" of seven Russian war planes at Hmeymim air base is fake", TASS said, citing the ministry.
The agreement obligated Camping World to assume a minimum of 17 leases, and Lemonis, insisting on profitability, said then that at least half of Gander's 160 stores likely wouldn't survive. The 57,120-square-foot store, which opened in 2011, was built on the site of a former Walmart store and replaced a 33,000-square-foot Gander Mountain that had been in business since 1995 on Hwy.
She was in handcuffs in the 19th precinct stationhouse Wednesday evening. Jacqueline Kent Cooke , the 29-year-old daughter of former Washington Redskin owner Jack Kent Cooke , was caught on camera in a New York City brawl. So she made a decision to say something. Haberkorn is heard protesting. "You called me a f***ing b**** and a c***", said Cooke, who had ended up on the ground.
Without the progressed pupils, the 2016 pass rate was 76.2% compared to 74% in 2015. Results for individual learners will be made available on Friday at the schools or centres where learners wrote their exams, the department said. "We wish to thank all provinces, especially Gauteng, Free State, Mpumalanga, and KwaZulu Natal for the extra support and pointed interventions they gave to these learners".
The highly-anticipated film will release on June 29 this year, confirms director Rajkumar Hirani . Manisha Koirala essays the character of Sanjay Dutt's late mother Nargis Dutt. Ranbir Kapoor who has given his blood and sweat to the film being made on Sanjay Dutt's life is in a happy spot now. Director Rajkumar Hirani brings the attractive actress back on celluloid, who was last seen in Dear Maya.
All the injured people have been taken to a nearby hospital and the cause of the fire isn't known. Reports said that the postmortem examination revealed that all 14 deaths were due to suffocation. The deceased were identified as Sakina Apasi Kapasi (14), Mohin Apasi Kapasi (10), Taslim Apasi Kapasi (42) and Dawood Ali Kapasi (80). As per reports, the firemen rescued at least 11 people from the fire.
In September 2017, a reporter in Arizona published reports that Motel 6 voluntarily provided guest lists to ICE without a warrant at two corporate-owned locations in the Phoenix area, leading to the detention of at least 20 individuals in Arizona.
The state Haj House in Lucknow which is used as a transit place by Muslims on their way to pilgrimage in Mecca has been painted saffron by the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh . "There is no need for controversy in such things, saffron is an energetic and bright looking colour, the building looks handsome". On Friday, when the boundary wall was painted saffron, it triggered an immediate storm even while the ruling party leaders said "not much should be read" in the development.
Thomas Spencer Monson, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has died at age 90. When President Monson passed away Tuesday evening, the Church's First Presidency dissolved. "He touched countless lives, including my own, in a positive and sweet manner influencing good throughout the world". Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, who made news Tuesday saying he would retire at the end of the year and forgo an eighth term in Congress, tweeted, "President Monson was among the ...