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    Trump’s government overhaul hits a speedbump
    Aug07

    Trump’s government overhaul hits a speedbump

    President Donald Trump’s promise to overhaul the federal government hit another obstacle last week when his pick to head the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), George Nesterczuk, quietly withdrew from consideration—leaving the administration with no nominee to run a small but crucial agency that oversees policies for all 2 million...

    22 ways Sean Hannity has tried to undermine the Russia probes
    Aug07

    22 ways Sean Hannity has tried to undermine the Russia probes

    FILE – In this March 18, 2016, file photo, Fox News Channel’s Sean Hannity speaks during a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, in Phoenix. Veteran newsman Ted Koppel told Fox News host Sean Hannity that he is “bad for America” in an interview that aired on CBS’ “Sunday...

    The Latest: Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukraine
    Aug07

    The Latest: Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukraine

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in the Philippines (all times local):… …read more Source: Associated...

    The Latest: Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukraine
    Aug07

    The Latest: Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia is showing “some willingness” to start talking about a resolution to the Ukraine crisis …read more Source: ABC...

    Tillerson Tells Lavrov Russia’s Election Meddling Created ‘Serious Mistrust’
    Aug07

    Tillerson Tells Lavrov Russia’s Election Meddling Created ‘Serious Mistrust’

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he has told his Russian counterpart that Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election created “serious mistrust” between to the two countries. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Tillerson says US can settle problems with Russia, avoid damaging ties
    Aug07

    Tillerson says US can settle problems with Russia, avoid damaging ties

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday said the United States wants to work with Russia on the Ukraine issue. …read more Source:...

    Russia ready for more engagement with US, despite sanctions
    Aug07

    Russia ready for more engagement with US, despite sanctions

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Russia's top diplomat said Sunday his country was ready for more engagement with the United States on North Korea, Syria, Ukraine and other pressing matters, even as Moscow braced for new sanctions from the Trump administration…. …read more Source: Associated...

    U.S.-Russia diplomatic talks restored
    Aug07

    U.S.-Russia diplomatic talks restored

    Russia’s top diplomat said Sunday his country is ready for more engagement with the United States on North Korea, Syria, Ukraine and other pressing matters, even as Moscow braces for new sanctions from the Trump administration. Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, after meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for the first time since...

    Russia ready for more engagement with Trump administration, despite sanctions
    Aug06

    Russia ready for more engagement with Trump administration, despite sanctions

    MANILA, Philippines — Russia’s top diplomat said Sunday his country was ready for more engagement with the United States on North Korea, Syria, Ukraine and other pressing matters, even as Moscow braced for new sanctions from the Trump administration. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Russia’s Lavrov Meets Tillerson, Says Feels U.S. Ready to Continue Dialogue
    Aug06

    Russia’s Lavrov Meets Tillerson, Says Feels U.S. Ready to Continue Dialogue

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday he believed his U.S. colleagues were ready to continue dialogue with Moscow on complex issues despite bilateral tensions. Lavrov, who met U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of an international gathering in Manila, said the first thing that Tillerson asked about was...