"The Russian government continues to represent a clear and present threat to the United States and our democratic system, and we are the targets of near-constant cyberattacks by foreign adversaries".
As close associates of President Donald Trump are questioned as part of congressional investigations into Russia's election interference, House Republicans announced two probes looking back at the Obama administration, including the renewed examination of Democrat Hillary Clinton's emails.
The Republican congressmen claim there are still a "host of outstanding questions" regarding how the Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI oversaw the Clinton email investigation.
Minutes later Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee and a prominent Trump defender, announced an examination of the uranium story.
Texas city says no hurricane aid if you boycott Israel
The state of Texas passed a law in May banning state entities from contracting with businesses that boycott Israel. But Dickinson isn't the only city in Texas to begin including such anti-BDS requirements in official contracts.
Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said Tuesday that the panel has "been looking into this for a while now" but made a decision to formally start the inquiry in light of new evidence, reported in the Hill, that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been investigating Russian efforts to influence the American nuclear industry through various corrupt schemes. He claimed in October 2016 that Clinton gave uranium to Russian Federation "for a big payment", which the Washington Post later said was inaccurate. "This is basically based off of our conversations with informants over the last several months", he said.
The deal was approved by Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which includes representatives of 16 U.S. departments and agencies, including the secretaries of the Treasury, State, and Homeland Security. Russian Federation later assumed full ownership of the company.
The California Republican told reporters Tuesday that the new investigation was separate from the Russian Federation probe into election meddling.
What was the uranium deal?
Last week, the Senate Judiciary Committee also announced that it would be investigating the matter.
Bossie doubled down that those collusion allegations are "fabricated", but he argued the same can not yet be said of reports about the Clintons' involvement in the Uranium One deal.
Nunes has become a focal point of such efforts before.
Mr Harron from Stirling, had been working in Afghanistan and was on a two-day stopover in the United Arab Emirates at the time. Jamie Harron has been in Dubai since July after having his passport confiscated following his arrest for touching a man's hip.
She spoke with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on election night about the strength of the trans-Tasman relationship. After she took control of Labour, the party surged in the polls, leading the press to coin the term "Jacindamania".
Chris Hemsworth has revealed that he almost turned down the chance to play Thor in the Marvel film franchise. This is most obvious with Jeff Goldblum's Grandmaster, which shares numerous actor's singular traits.
The bench responded: "Not singing the national anthem in movie halls is not a sign of being anti-national". Later, in December, the court modified its order to say that handicapped persons need not stand up.
Louise Post , the guitarist and vocalist for indie rock band Veruca Salt, said she met Toback in 1987 and went to his apartment. Eight of the 12 movies Toback has directed were released after the Spy article; two were released after the Gawker articles.
Special Forces - or Green Berets - killed in Niger when they were attacked October 4 by militants tied to the Islamic State. Johnson's pregnant widow, Myeshia Johnson , told ABC News that she did not write the post blasting Rep.
MI dropped a second game, and that likely knocks the team out of the Big Ten East race under third-year coach Jim Harbaugh. The Wolverines had three plays of 20 yards or more, but two of those came after Penn State had a commanding lead.
Silva felt disappointed in the officials for awarding the corner that led to Pedro's opening goal instead of a goal kick. We deserved that goal. "This was the third game in seven days, but in the second-half we showed good physical condition".
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Kenya election: Last-minute court bid to block poll
On Tuesday, the election board cancelled a planned briefing with journalists on preparations for the polls. On Monday, the International Crisis Group, a global think-tank, called for a delay in the election.
ESPN Pulls 'Barstool Van Talk' After One Episode
ESPN president John Skipper announced Monday the network is killing " Barstool Van Talk ", effective immediately. ESPN said in a statement , "We have no record of this ever being brought to our attention.
Gas prices continue to fall in RI, Mass.
Several other stations on Linton Boulevard, Congress Avenue and Yamato Road were selling at $2.89. Roseville, CA- Roseville gas prices are now hovering around the $2.50 mark for regular unleaded.
Vegetable products sold at Target, Wal-Mart recalled
The company issued the voluntary recall after one of their sampling products tested positive for listeria . Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children and the elderly.
PM inaugurates India's first Ro-Ro service in Gujarat
He said it was his efforts that gave birth to this ferry service which he had heard about only in his school days. This is PM Modi's third visit to the state in a month, where assembly elections will be held soon.
Trump video played at hurricane relief concert
She tweeted: "Nothing more lovely than everyone putting their differences aside to help humanity in the face of catastrophe. Bush gathered in College Station, Texas, home of Texas A&M University, to try to unite the country after the storms.
Fox renewed Bill O'Reilly deal despite harassment suit
He cautioned the Murdochs that they ought to expect points of interest from the January settlement to wind up plainly open. Wiehl brings the total number of women known to have received sexual harassment settlements from O'Reilly to six.
The season is not over after Thursday Night Football
Kansas City responded with Smith's 64-yard touchdown pass to Hill, putting the Chiefs ahead 17-14 with 8:51 left in the half. Carr finished the game 29 for 52 for 417 yards and three touchdowns, while throwing no interceptions and taking no sacks.
Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakore to join Congress
Earlier this year, there were reports that Thakor might launch his own political outfit to contest the upcoming Gujarat polls. He said the Congress was open to Hardik Patel contesting elections in the future from its platform.
Mersal team not averse to cut out GST reference
Union minister Pon Radhakrishnan of the BJP said, "The film producer should remove the untruths regarding GST from the film". Various tweets from Congress ministers Rahul Gandhi and Chidambaram has surfaced the Internet.
Trump plans to release classified JFK documents
Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested for the crime, but he was never prosecuted due to his murder by Jack Ruby two days later. The National Archives has until next Thursday to disclose the remaining files related to Kennedy's 1963 assassination.
Raiders' Marshawn Lynch suspended one game
Although that hasn't happened to this point, Lynch's suspension is a major blow because of the skill set he brings to the table. Following Lynch's ejection, the flamboyant running back watched the rest of the game from the stands alongside fans.
Spain demands ouster of Catalonia's rulers
Meanwhile, King Felipe has said Catalonia "is and will remain an essential part of 21st century Spain". The application of articles then must be approved by the Senate.