Trump supporters target special counsel because of his friendship with Comey

June 12, 2017

FBI director Robert Mueller testifies at a Senate intelligence committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on February 16, 2011. (Photo: Jason Reed/Reuters) More WASHINGTON — As the investigation into President Trump’s ties to Russia has turned into a question of Trump’s credibility versus that of former FBI Director James Comey, Trump’s allies have

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Sky TV sees 14% drop in Premier League viewers

June 12, 2017

Television viewing figures for Sky (Frankfurt: 893517 – news) ‘s live Premier League football matches fell by an average of 14 percent last season, the company confirmed Monday against a backdrop of a huge hike in broadcasting costs. Although the drop was partially down on viewers switching to watching games online and more matches being

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Israel to reduce Gaza power, feeding fears of unrest

June 12, 2017

View photos A Palestinian family eats dinner in the Rafah refugee camp in the southern Gaza Strip during a power cut on June 11, 2017 (AFP Photo/SAID KHATIB) More Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) – Israel will reduce electricity supplies to the Gaza Strip after funding cuts by Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, an Israeli minister

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Technology sell-off weighs on Britain’s FTSE

June 12, 2017

* FTSE 100 down 0.2 pct at close * Tech stocks fall amid sector jitters * Mitie jumps on cost-cutting strategy * Micro Focus, Sage, Sophos among top fallers (Updates prices at close, adds detail) By Helen Reid and Kit Rees LONDON, June 12 (Reuters) – British shares fell on Monday as a technology sell-off

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Gorsuch has unanimous first opinion for Supreme Court

June 12, 2017

FILE – In this June 1, 2017 file photo Supreme Court Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch is seen during an official group portrait at the Supreme Court Building Washington. Gorsuch’s first Supreme Court opinion Monday, June 12, 2017, stayed true to what Gorsuch promised in his nomination hearing and to the reputation for good writing he

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One of the most alarming moments of James Comey’s testimony has gone overlooked

June 12, 2017

(James Comey.Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Former FBI Director James Comey testified last week that President Donald Trump seemed exclusively concerned with Russia’s election meddling as it related to him personally, rather than its impact on national security. Trump’s focus on how the FBI’s Russia investigation is affecting him politically, and his lack of interest in holding

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