Comey memos: Trump said Michael Flynn had ‘serious judgment issues’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian According to former FBI head, president complained about his first national security adviser, who was later fired The US president, Donald Trump, told former FBI director James Comey he had serious concerns about the judgment of his first national security Läs mer…

Rudy Giuliani joins Trump’s legal team to help end Russia investigation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian The former mayor of New York says he sees his new job as negotiating an end to Robert Mueller’s special investigation Rudy Giuliani, the pugnacious former mayor of New York, has joined Donald Trump’s legal team with a specific task Läs mer…

Court deals blow to Trump’s offensive against sanctuary cities

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Panel of GOP-appointed judges uphold injunction blocking the justice department from cutting grants to cities and counties unless they cooperate with immigration enforcement Donald Trump’s offensive against so-called sanctuary cities was dealt a blow on Thursday when a US appeals Läs mer…

Andrew McCabe: justice department refers its findings for possible criminal prosecution

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Former FBI deputy director could face charges amid DoJ’s findings he misled investigators over 2016 inquiry into Clinton Foundation The Office of the Inspector General at the US justice department has referred its findings on Andrew McCabe, the former FBI Läs mer…

Man who reportedly predicted end of world Monday calls reports ‘fake news’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian News organizations cited David Meade, a Christian conspiracy theorist who has made a number of incorrect predictions about the end of the world Reports that the world will end on Monday are incorrect, according to the man reported to have Läs mer…

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli moved to low-security federal prison in New Jersey

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian There are no bars or security towers at the prison, or locks on ‘rooms’, and inmates can enjoy sports and music facilities Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical industry entrepreneur vilified for hiking up the price of a life-saving drug has been Läs mer…

Michael Cohen drops libel suits against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Cases concerned claims about Cohen in Steele dossier Trump lawyer denied he visited Prague to help 2016 campaign Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s embattled legal fixer, has dropped libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and a political research firm over the dossier that Läs mer…

New York attorney general attempts to circumvent Trump pardon power

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Eric Schneiderman wants double jeopardy loophole closed Law unclear on whether pardoned individual can face state charges New York state law must be clarified to ensure anyone pardoned by President Donald Trump may still be charged with violations of state Läs mer…

MPs from UK, France and Germany urge US not to scrap Iran deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Joint statement published in Guardian calls for rethink before 12 May deadline set by Trump An open letter to the US Congress: don’t let Trump rip up the Iran deal More than 500 parliamentarians from France, Germany and the UK Läs mer…

Tesla factory to be investigated over safety concerns

California base faces claims of unreported injuries as it struggles to roll out Model 3

Tesla is facing an investigation by Californian safety regulators into reports of serious injuries at its factory in Fremont, California, where it is struggling to scale up production of its Model 3 mass-market electric car.

The California Occupational Safety and Health Administration said on Wednesday it had begun an inspection on Tuesday, a day after the news website Reveal alleged that Tesla failed to disclose legally mandated reports on serious worker injuries, making its safety record appear better than it was.

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An open letter to the US Congress: don’t let Trump rip up the Iran deal | Richard Bacon, Omid Nouripour and Delphine O

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian It was a major breakthrough, drastically reducing the risk of a nuclear arms race. Abandoning it now will do lasting damage • Signed by parliamentarians from Britain, Germany and France For more than a decade, we – Europeans, Americans, and Läs mer…

A mother’s audio diary reflects on the killing of her son by police

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian A mother grieves, fights and heals after her son, Tony Robinson Jr, is killed by police in 2015. Listen to her story Andrea Irwin’s audio diary begins with her reflections on the night of 5 March 2015, when her 19-year-old Läs mer…

Southwest explosion: aviation authority orders mass engine inspections

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Directive requires ultrasonic inspection of fan blades on CFM56-7B engines that accrued certain number of flights The US Federal Aviation Administration has ordered the inspection of 220 jet engines after investigators said a broken fan blade touched off an engine Läs mer…

Family of Afghan man tortured by CIA demands US reveal location of his body

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Gul Rahman was killed in a secret CIA interrogation facility where he endured being doused with frigid water and shackled naked It took almost 15 years for Gul Rahman’s family to receive a direct acknowledgment that he had been killed Läs mer…

Playboy model wins right to tell story of alleged Trump affair

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Karen McDougal says she began a relationship with future president in 2006 shortly after his wife, Melania, gave birth to their son, Barron The former Playboy model Karen McDougal has reached an agreement on Wednesday with tabloid publisher American Media Läs mer…