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'Roger Stone is now a free man': Donald Trump commutes longtime friend's 40-month prison term
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'Roger Stone is now a free man': Donald Trump commutes longtime friend's 40-month prison term

Punctuated by the inflammatory language and angry grievances characteristic of the president’s Twitter feed, the White House statement assailed “overzealous prosecutors” working for Robert Mueller

Donald Trump ally, Roger Stone, gets 40 months in prison for impeding US congressional probe into 2016 presidential election
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Donald Trump ally, Roger Stone, gets 40 months in prison for impeding US congressional probe into 2016 presidential election

Stone was convicted in November, 2019, on all seven counts of an indictment that accused him of lying to the Congress, tampering with a witness and obstructing the House investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia to tip the 2016 election.

Donald Trump impeachment inquiry: William B Taylor Jr displayed a demeanour Democrats hoped Robert Mueller had exhibited
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Donald Trump impeachment inquiry: William B Taylor Jr displayed a demeanour Democrats hoped Robert Mueller had exhibited

With a more-in-sadness-than-anger tone, William B Taylor Jr told lawmakers that in decades of public service under administrations of both parties, he had never seen any president warp foreign policy for his own personal advantage the way Donald Trump tried to do.

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s death gives Donald Trump a political boost in face of impeachment inquiry; Russia raises concerns over Islamic State group chief’s ‘umpteenth death’
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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s death gives Donald Trump a political boost in face of impeachment inquiry; Russia raises concerns over Islamic State group chief’s ‘umpteenth death’

President Donald Trump on Sunday said that the elusive leader of the Islamic State (IS) group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, had been killed, dying "like a dog" in a daring nighttime raid by US special forces in northwest Syria

In Donald Trump's America, nationalism has become a substitute for patriotism; India should take heed, here's why
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In Donald Trump's America, nationalism has become a substitute for patriotism; India should take heed, here's why

The developments in Donald Trump's America is what happens to countries where the mad and rabid narrative of nationalism takes over, as it has in India.

US judge orders Justice Department to release unredacted copy of Mueller grand jury documents by 30 October
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US judge orders Justice Department to release unredacted copy of Mueller grand jury documents by 30 October

Many of the key witnesses in the Trump orbit, including former White House counsel Don McGahn, submitted to voluntary interviews before Mueller's team rather than appear before the grand jury, making it unclear how much significant new information tied to the president is contained in the grand jury transcripts.

US intelligence chief Dan Coats will leave office on 15 August, announces Donald Trump; John Ratcliffe likely to be next head
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US intelligence chief Dan Coats will leave office on 15 August, announces Donald Trump; John Ratcliffe likely to be next head

US intelligence chief Dan Coats will leave office on 15 August, President Donald Trump announced, the latest high-profile departure from his turnover-plagued administration.

Donald Trump was not exonerated of obstructing investigation into Russian meddling in elections, Robert Mueller tells US Congress
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Donald Trump was not exonerated of obstructing investigation into Russian meddling in elections, Robert Mueller tells US Congress

Robert Mueller denied Wednesday that Donald Trump had been exonerated of obstructing his two-year investigation into Russian election meddling but -- in his first testimony before Congress on the probe -- he again declined to accuse the US president of a crime

Former special counsel Robert Mueller to testify at high-stakes hearing over probe into Donald Trump's Russia links today
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Former special counsel Robert Mueller to testify at high-stakes hearing over probe into Donald Trump's Russia links today

Former special counsel Robert Mueller will face congressional interrogators in a high-stake televised hearing about Donald Trump's alleged Russia links on Wednesday.

Democrats to conduct hearings on Robert Mueller report as investigations against Donald Trump pick up pace; focus to be on Russian collusion
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Democrats to conduct hearings on Robert Mueller report as investigations against Donald Trump pick up pace; focus to be on Russian collusion

President Donald Trump says it’s 'case closed'. But Democrats are just getting started with Robert Mueller. House Democrats have scheduled a series of hearings this coming week on the special counsel’s report as they intensify their focus on the Russia probe and pick up the pace on an investigative “path” — in the words of Speaker Nancy Pelosi — that some of them hope leads to impeachment of the president.

Donald Trump announces special counsel Emmet Flood’s exit following conclusion of Mueller report investigation
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Donald Trump announces special counsel Emmet Flood’s exit following conclusion of Mueller report investigation

US President Donald Trump announced that a member of his legal team, Emmet Flood, will leave his post later this month after helping him handle the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election campaign

Nancy Pelosi urges Democrats demanding impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump to support ‘ironclad’ probe against US president
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Nancy Pelosi urges Democrats demanding impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump to support ‘ironclad’ probe against US president

This is Pelosi's balancing act: toggling between mounting pressure from other Democrats and her own political instincts. She’s sticking with her plans for a more measured, “ironclad” investigation that makes it clear to Americans the choices ahead

Facebook's refusal to remove video of me is proof of Russian interference in election: Nancy Pelosi
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Facebook's refusal to remove video of me is proof of Russian interference in election: Nancy Pelosi

The Facebook video of Nancy Pelosi was slowed and edited to make her speech seem slurred.

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi, Council of Ministers to take oath today; England, South Africa to face off in World Cup opener; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi, Council of Ministers to take oath today; England, South Africa to face off in World Cup opener; day's top stories

Today's top stories: Narendra Modi and his Council of Ministers will be sworn today; Arun Jaitley has opted out as continuing as the finance minister on health grounds; ICC World Cup 2019 hosts England wll lock horns with South Africa in the first game; and more

Despite Donald Trump's use of 'executive privilege' to stop unredacted Mueller report, climbing US economy may firewall threats in 2020
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Despite Donald Trump's use of 'executive privilege' to stop unredacted Mueller report, climbing US economy may firewall threats in 2020

The Mueller report served to Congress through Attorney General William Barr in a highly concise fashion however threatened to come to a boiling point when the president used “executive privilege” to prevent the unredacted report from reaching Congress.

Donald Trump Jr subpoenaed to testify over Russian collusion in 2016 presidential election after White House refuses to release Mueller report details
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Donald Trump Jr subpoenaed to testify over Russian collusion in 2016 presidential election after White House refuses to release Mueller report details

Following a day of drama that included Trump asserting his executive privilege for the first time in his presidency, the Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee took the surprise step of issuing a subpoena to Donald Trump Jr to testify as part of its investigation into Russian election interference, US media reported.

US attorney-general William Barr cancels second day of testimony before House, escalates battle with Congress over handling of Mueller report
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US attorney-general William Barr cancels second day of testimony before House, escalates battle with Congress over handling of Mueller report

Barr was due to face the Democratic-controlled House Judiciary Committee on Thursday but pulled out after the two sides were unable to agree on the format for the hearing. "It's simply part of the administration's complete stonewalling of Congress," Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler told reporters.

Russian operative Maria Butina sentenced to 18 months in prison for role in influence campaign in US politics
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Russian operative Maria Butina sentenced to 18 months in prison for role in influence campaign in US politics

The leader of a small Russian gun rights group, Maria Butina used her ties to the NRA firearms lobby to build a network of powerful Republican contacts.

Donald Trump's approval drops three points after release of Robert Mueller report, hits low for 2019
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Donald Trump's approval drops three points after release of Robert Mueller report, hits low for 2019

While Robert Mueller ultimately decided not to charge Donald Trump with a crime, he also said that the investigation did not exonerate the president, either.

Mueller report: Democrats issue subpoena for full document on Russian collusion probe, stop short of calling for Donald Trump's impeachment
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Mueller report: Democrats issue subpoena for full document on Russian collusion probe, stop short of calling for Donald Trump's impeachment

The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep Jerrold Nadler, has issued a subpoena for special counsel Robert Mueller ’s full report as Democrats intensified their investigation of President Donald Trump, but leaders stopped short of liberal demands for impeachment proceedings.