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    Exxon Mobil fined $2 million for violating sanctions against Russia
    Jul26

    Exxon Mobil fined $2 million for violating sanctions against Russia

    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, right, and then-Exxon Mobil Chief Executive Rex Tillerson meet in Sochi, Russia, on Aug. 30, 2011. (Alexei Druzhinin / Associated Press)Exxon Mobil Corp. showed “reckless disregard” for U.S. sanctions on Russia three years ago while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant’s chief executive...

    Tech: Inside the ‘co-living’ spaces where millennials pay over $1,400 a month for maid service and instant friends
    Jul26

    Tech: Inside the ‘co-living’ spaces where millennials pay over $1,400 a month for maid service and instant friends

    Shared-housing startup Common is expanding to two new cities. If you’ve ever searched for an apartment on Craigslist, Common is coming for you. Founded in 2015, the shared-housing startup offers fully furnished apartments across New York, the Bay Area, Chicago, and Washington, DC. Common eliminates the hassle of finding an apartment and...

    Russia: Moscow, EU warns US after House votes for new sanctions
    Jul26

    Russia: Moscow, EU warns US after House votes for new sanctions

    It now heads to the Senate before Trump faces the tricky choice of whether to veto the bill, which has been opposed by the White House… Moscow and the European Union hit out at the United States on Wednesday after an overwhelming vote by the House of Representatives to impose new sanctions on Russia left President Donald Trump facing a...

    Kiev Cuts Electricity Supplies to Self-Proclaimed Donbass Republics
    Jul26

    Kiev Cuts Electricity Supplies to Self-Proclaimed Donbass Republics

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Kiev has cut off electricity supplies to the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) in eastern Ukraine, Acting Director of Ukraine’s Ukrenergo power company Vsevolod Kovalchuk said on Wednesday. “From 00:00 [21:00 GMT] July 26, 2017, the transmission of electricity to...

    Politics: Senate Judiciary Committee drops subpoena for Paul Manafort to testify in open session
    Jul26

    Politics: Senate Judiciary Committee drops subpoena for Paul Manafort to testify in open session

    The Senate Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena to President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, on Tuesday. The Senate Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena to President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, on Tuesday to compel him to testify before the committee in an open session Wednesday....

    Trump Blasts U.S. Attorney General
    Jul25

    Trump Blasts U.S. Attorney General

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday (July 25) continued to blast the investigation into alleged Russian meddling into last year’s U.S. election, slamming his attorney general for not investigating his presidential rival in the race and raising questions, without offering evidence, about Ukraine’s role. In a pair of early morning...

    Trump renews attacks on own attorney general
    Jul25

    Trump renews attacks on own attorney general

    US President Donald Trump resumed his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions Tuesday, calling his onetime ally “VERY weak” in pursuing intelligence leaks and for failing to go after former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over her email. Trump’s latest Twitter salvo followed a report in the Washington Post that the...

    House expected to approve Russia sanctions bill limiting Trump’s influence
    Jul25

    House expected to approve Russia sanctions bill limiting Trump’s influence

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote overwhelmingly on Tuesday for a bill that would slap new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, potentially complicating President Donald Trump’s hopes of pursuing improved relations with Moscow. , The bipartisan measure aims to punish Russia for its 2014...

    US House votes Tuesday to sanction Russia, Iran, NKorea
    Jul25

    US House votes Tuesday to sanction Russia, Iran, NKorea

    The US House of Representatives is poised to vote to slap new sanctions against Russia © AFP/File / NICHOLAS KAMMWashington, United States, Jul 25 – The US House of Representatives votes Tuesday to slap new sanctions against Russia, a move that limits President Donald Trump’s ability to tinker with the penalties and has also triggered...

    The White House’s facile comparison of the Trump-Russia and Clinton-Ukraine stories
    Jul25

    The White House’s facile comparison of the Trump-Russia and Clinton-Ukraine stories

    Here’s why the analogy is rather thin.Politics …read more Source:...

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