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Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony

Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. The Justice Department responded the next day, saying that it was possible that Yates may need the White House's approval in order to testify. In a series of lette...

Russia bans images depicting Putin as a gay clown

The depiction of Putin in brightly colored cosmetics began to crop up following the Kremlin's 2013 gay propaganda law, which effectively banned the distribution of materials giving information on LGBTQ rights. The image was published on social medi...

A young girl has been found living with monkeys in India

When Yadav tried to save the girl, troop of monkeys and girl screeched at him. It wasn't until backup had come that they were able to coax the girl towards the authorities and to a nearby hospital. "She looked miserable. If we hadn't rescued her sh...

President Trump defends Bill O'Reilly: 'He is a good person'

The crucial point: He doesn't think the 67-year-old anchor did anything wrong and says O'Reilly shouldn't have settled. Trump similarly denied all the allegations , saying "the events never happened", and once calling his accusers "horrible liars".

Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

If the Fed sells off its holdings too quickly, that could trigger a sudden drop in the price of those assets or a spike in interest rates, potentially upsetting markets. The minutes recorded the views of policymakers expressed at a March 14 - 15 meet...

Chelsea Clinton is in no hurry to get into politics

No. No. No", she said when asked about whether she would consider running. If the report is true, she would temporarily be in charge of the office responsible for enforcing the nation's civil rights laws in schools, including their handling of camp...

US withdraws $32M for U.N. Population Fund

In its statement , the State Department referred to a presidential directive signed by Trump in January, which banned US funding for any worldwide organizations providing abortion services or advice. In 2015 , UNFPA helped 18 million women access m...

US probe of ex-Trump aide extends to Cyprus

People walk past a caricature picture of U.S. President Donald Trump on sale in a shopping mall in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The financial arrangement dates to at least 2006, when Manafort signed a $10 million yearly contract with ...

Mike Pence Votes To Block Federal Funding For Planned Parenthood

Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, voted no and forced GOP leaders to call on Vice President Pence to cast the deciding vote . Conservative state officials have been trying to deny money to any family planning organization that al...

Pence cast tie breaking vote on Planned Parenthood funding

Republicans Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska voted with the Democrats against the bill, according to Politico . The rule said that a state can not deny funding to clinics for reasons unrelated to their ability to provide basic f...

Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workers

No Democrat has yet pledged to support the judge, but Sen. The White House says it's "truly disappointing" that Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer has announced that he intends to oppose Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court.

Sindhu beats Marin in straight sets to clinch India Open title

Sindhu, 21, served past second-seeded Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea 21-18, 14-21, 21-14 in the semifinals that lasted one hour and 16 minutes at the Siri Fort Sports Complex. Sindhu's net approach during the entire match was her strong point during...

Canadian troops operate in east Mosul as mission extended

A statement issued by Abadi's press office on Thursday said that the Iraqi premier received a phone call from Trump during which they discussed the consolidation of ties between the two countries in all fields, the victories achieved against ISIS, an...

Merkel's CDU wins state elections in Saarland

Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) saw off a challenge from the Social Democrats (SPD) and won nearly 41 per cent of the vote. Merkel, at the helm of Europe's biggest economy for nearly 12 years, said she expects a tough campaign even afte...

Comey sought to reveal Russian election meddling last summer

A second source familiar with Comey's request said his op-ed, which he wanted published in The New York Times, would not mention whether the FBI was investigating Donald Trump's campaign or others close to him for ties to Russia but would discuss how...

Oil stable on falling Libyan output, but bloated US market still weighs

The global benchmark crude climbed 58 cents, or 1.1 percent, to $51.33 on Tuesday. Analysts said the rise was only half of the build expected and that it was a sign of tightening US crude supplies. OPEC and 11 other producers including Russian Fede...

Truck bomb kills at least 17 in Baghdad

Jaafari highlighted the issue of reconstruction in talks with Guterres - a major challenge in areas that have been devastated by heavy fighting to retake them from IS. The U.S. -led coalition says a strike in western Mosul on March 17 likely resulted...

White House invites lawmakers to see intelligence material

Nunes' first press conference on the intelligence came two days after FBI Director James Comey testified to the House Intelligence Committee that the bureau was looking into potential collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials to affe...

GST Bills tabled in Lok Sabha

The parliament also approved GST Bill related to compensation, according to a Bloomberg report. The government is targeting the roll-out date of July 1 for the new indirect tax regime. The Parliament is likely to have nearly a seven-hour long discu...

Trump says he expects a deal on a new health care bill

Ryan said Tuesday that any provision to "defund" Planned Parenthood didn't belong in the catchall measure, while Senate GOP leaders like Roy Blunt of Missouri made clear they'd like to avoid a showdown over Trump's border wall, which is loathed by De...

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Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, ...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and...

Member of Trump team directed Russian Federation contacts, says Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI , becoming the first Trump White House official to face c...

Inside tour: First lady decorates White House for Christmas

The first lady's theme is "Time-Honored Traditions", a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion. "We pray that our country will be a place where every ...

Russian Federation positioning itself to make U.S. irrelevant in North Korean nuclear crisis

Haley called on all nations to "cut off all ties with North Korea" and specifically highlighted China's influence over the rogue regime during an emergency meeting of the UN Secur...

Trump Calls Acquittal in Sanctuary City Murder `Disgraceful'

Garcia Zarate was charged with murder, assault with a deadly weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm in the death of Steinle, a 32-year-old Pleasanton native and San F...

Philly rocked by 4.4 magnitude quake in Delaware

A rare quake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries. The Univers...

White House says Tillerson to remain as secretary of state

The ouster of Mr. Tillerson would end a turbulent reign at the State Department for the former Exxon Mobil chief executive, who has been largely marginalized over the a year ago ...

Uber says 2.7m Brits hit by breach that was covered up

It left their names, email addresses, and mobile phone numbers exposed. Now, after some further digging, it seems that 2.7 million of those affected were Uber customers from the UK...

Pakistan justifies Hafiz Saeed's release, United States warns of repercussions

Saeed was put under house arrest after the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 but he was freed by court in 2009. On Saturday, the White House said there would be repercuss...

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Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

Watch Mount Agung ERUPT as tourist hotspot issues 'RED WARNING'

These airlines resumed Bali flights on Sunday morning, according to Reuters. According to the Volcanic Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) system, winds carried the ash in a...

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

Anguish As Hundreds Throng Slain Soldier's Funeral In South Kashmir

He had come home on leave. "His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula village of Shopian", he said, adding that investigations are on into the killing. Rajesh Kalia said. Meh...

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas DPS Trooper Shot, Killed Near Fairfield

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has ordered Texas flags at Texas Department of Public Safety facilities statewide to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Trooper Damon Allen ...

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

NY asks residents to buy local Christmas trees

Farmers there harvest more than 4 million trees per year, shipping them across the USA and as far as Japan. Fast forward to 2017, the supply isn't as plentiful as it's been in y...

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Q2 Weather: Wind and warm temperatures highlight Thanksgiving weather

Plan on dry and unusually warm weather for Thanksgiving . Southwesterly winds gusting to about 25 miles per hour will shift to the northwest late in the day as a cold front passe...