He was the most high-profile of several top White House staffers caught in the aftermath of a scandal involving Rob Porter, the White House staff secretary accused by former wives of domestic violence.
Kushner, who serves as a senior adviser on the Middle East and other issues, was among many White House advisers who had been operating without approval for full security clearances.
Kushner is leading a Trump effort to resurrect the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and has been a Trump conduit to Mexico, among other activities.
Lowell said that Kushner a year ago became "one of the first to voluntarily cooperate with any investigation into the 2016 campaign and related topics". "In each occasion, he answered all questions asked and did whatever he could to expedite the conclusion of all the investigations".
Oil hits new multi-year high above $80/bbl on Iran concerns
Further supporting prices, Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday said it was halting crude exports from a major Nigerian pipeline. West Texas Intermediate crude futures were at $71.63 a barrel, up 14 cents and set for a third straight week of increase.
Congo-Kinshasa: Ebola Outbreak Spreads
Moreover, WHO has deployed 4,000 experimental Ebola vaccines in DRC and more of the vaccines should reach DRC in the coming days. A total of 45 cases of hemorrhagic fever have now been reported, including 25 deaths, the health ministry said Thursday.
Nokia X6 launches in China with display notch
With widescreen 18:9 and 20:9 displays becoming popular on phones, the Nokia X6 adopts a 19:9 display with a 1080×2280 resolution. Availability outside China is still unknown, but we can expect it to reach other markets where there's Nokia's market presence.
Kushner subsequently amended the form once again after it was revealed that he met with Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya, who had met with him based on the promise that she had damaging information on Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.
The person familiar with the matter confirmed that Kushner was granted a top-secret clearance. Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law, has been granted permanent security clearance. Those clearances were stripped in February under a new White House policy, it added.
Kushner's application had been beset by multiple revisions and previously undisclosed contacts with foreign individuals.
But experts also pointed to more innocuous explanations, including that Kushner's extensive travel and overseas contacts, as well as his business interests, are more complex than many incoming government officials' and might have taken moretime for the Federal Bureau of Investigation to explore.
The England squad taking the stage at the World Cup this year will be one with age very much on its side. We have a lot of energy and athleticism in the team but also players equally comfortable in possession.
A year ago in Rome, Halep rolled her ankle in the final and lost a lead and the championship to Elina Svitolina. Nadal leads Fognini 10-3 winning their last five, but Italian does have two clay wins over Rafa back in 2015.
Last year, during a roundtable conversation at the event, Stewart had reportedly said, "Things have to change immediately". Cannes festival confirmed that it is compulsory for women to walk the red carpet in heel shoes.
In addition to the death toll of 61, more than 2,500 Palestinians suffered physically after instigating the violent clash. The IDF attacked a Hamas post near the Gaza border on Wednesday, in response to Hamas operatives firing on IDF forces.
Iswari Paudel of Himalayan Guides Nepal, the company assigned to fix the ropes, confirmed that the team has scaled the mountain. He said he wants to do this not to break records or set new ones but because of his passion and zeal to climb the Everest.
Overseas, the film has grossed $1.1 billion, becoming only the seventh film ever to gross over $1 billion outside North America. If the film, achieves this benchmark, it'll be the highest opening weekend grossing Adult film ever.
Russian Federation announced Wednesday that Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will travel to North Korea for a visit on May 31. He said that "large teams" were on standby to supervise North Korean disarmament if an agreement is reached in Singapore.
CNN has reached out to China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs but has not yet received a response on this matter. An investigation to establish the cause and impact has been launched by the US State Department.
The Bonfire of the Vanities author Tom Wolfe dies aged 87
Wolfe edited a volume of work by himself and other prominent writers of the era, including Truman Capote , Joan Didion, Hunter S. Wolfe was well known for being a stylish dresser, often photographed in his trademark white suit.
Ocado entering U.S. market through technology deal with Kroger
Kroger had previously been experimenting with building in-house delivery and had also partnered with Target Corp-owned Shipt. The two companies are now working to identify the first three sites to develop new automated warehouse facilities in the US.
A $400 Microsoft Surface may be on the way
The new tablets are expected to start at around $400, down from the $799 starting point of current Surface Pro models. Now what will be interesting to see here is that what processor architecture does this device comes up with.
All-New Google News App Now Available on iPhone and iPad
As someone who used Newsstand all of twice, I can tell you that I've been using Google News pretty regularly since updating to it. You can sort by the latest stories, as well as topics such as business, technology, sports, science, entertainment, and health.
Dixon Police Chief: Officer Saved Lives
Then, the officer was able to fire back at the alleged shooter, hitting him, according to Dixon City Manager Danny Langloss . Authorities first got reports of an armed man on campus just after 8 a.m., police Chief Steve Howell said.