Daily Archives: Tue, Feb 26th, 2019


Exclusive: Despite sanctions, Russian tanker supplied fuel to North Korean ship-crew members

By Polina Nikolskaya VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) – A Russian tanker violated international trade sanctions by transferring fuel to a North Korean vessel at sea at least four times between October 2017 and May 2018, two crew members who witnessed the transfers said. Such transactions could have helped provide North Korea with an economic lifeline and…


Andrew Miller In Contempt for Refusing to Comply with Mueller Grand Jury Subpoena

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday rejected a challenge brought by an associate of Roger Stone, the indicted long-time advisor to President Donald Trump, to the legality of the Justice Department‘s 2017 appointment of Special Counsel Robert Mueller. In doing so, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District…


Trump’s ex-fixer Cohen to offer new Russia details to U.S. Congress: source

By Nathan Layne and Ginger Gibson NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump‘s former personal attorney Michael Cohen plans to tell U.S. lawmakers this week that Trump asked him several times about a proposed skyscraper project in Moscow long after he secured the Republican presidential nomination, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters. Cohen’s…

Morning Joe and Mika

Morning Joe Panel Accuses GOP of ‘Falling for a Cult Leader’

This morning on “Morning Joe,” co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski slammed Republicans for their continued silence on a terror plot against prominent Democrats. They also hammered the GOP members of Congress for going along with President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency. Scarborough, Brzezinski and guest Jennifer Rubin, a conservative columnist with the…


WSJ: Cohen Testimony Will Accuse Trump of Criminal Conduct in Office

This could be Donald Trump’s week from hell. The conservative Wall Street Journal is reporting this morning that it has obtained exclusive information concerning this week’s planned testimony from former Donald Trump personal attorney Michael Cohen. According to the Journal: “The President’s ex-lawyer will tell House committees he witnessed Trump’s ‘lies, racism and cheating,’ as…

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