‘These are things we’ve never seen before’: The Russia investigation is moving into uncharted territory

October 6, 2017

Robert Mueller More (Robert Mueller.AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) The FBI’s special counsel’s team is digging into the limits of President Donald Trump’s pardon powers. Because there is little precedent for governing presidential pardon powers, the special counsel, Robert Mueller, is likely to research state-level cases with elements that could be applied to the Russia investigation.

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Japan transport minister says unauthorised technicians certified cars at five Nissan plants

October 6, 2017

FILE PHOTO: A Nissan logo is seen at a car dealership in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 30, 2017. Picture taken May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez/File Photo TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Transport Minister Keiichi Ishii said on Friday that unauthorised technicians had been found certifying vehicles at five Nissan Motor Co <7201.T> plants that the

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Why Japan's Election Is a Branding Battle

October 6, 2017

Oct.05 — Leaders of Japan’s main political parties will debate on Sunday for the first time since the snap election was called. Investors will be watching for clues on how Shinzo Abe’s policies differ from those of Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike. Bloomberg’s Brian Fowler reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”

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In Bizarre Photo Op, Trump Tells Press 'This Is The Calm Before The Storm'

October 6, 2017

The White House summoned the media to a last-minute photo op on Thursday evening, during which President Donald Trump made a series of cryptic comments while surrounded by “the world’s great military people.” President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump were hosting a dinner with senior military leaders Thursday night. (Bloomberg via Getty Images)

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America's best under-the-radar athlete talks about making it in a 'man's sport,' equal pay, and why she tries to get 10 hours' sleep every night

October 6, 2017

Katie Compton best American cyclocrosser More Jeff Kennel/Trek Bicycle Off the bike, she’s friendly and funny. On the bike, she’s ferociously competitive, which is how she got her nickname: Katie F—ing Compton. If you’re into cyclocross, the fast-growing discipline of bike racing that combines elements of mountain biking and road cycling, you know the name

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Disney, Altice finalise new programming agreement

October 5, 2017

The entrance gate to The Walt Disney Co is pictured in Burbank, California February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni More LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co and cable operator Altice USA have finalised a new multiyear programming agreement that keeps ESPN and other networks in millions of New York-area households, the companies said on Thursday.

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