Japan extradites father, son charged by U.S. in $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme

Japan has extradited a father and son to the United States to face charges in Las Vegas over their alleged roles in a $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme that bilked thousands of Japanese residents.

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18.Apr.2019


In unflattering detail, Mueller report reveals Trump actions to impede inquiry

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18.Apr.2019


Man who entered New York cathedral with gasoline charged with attempted arson

A 37-year-old man was charged on Thursday with attempted arson, reckless endangerment and trespassing after he walked into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City with two full gasoline cans, lighter fluid and lighters on Wednesday, police said.

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18.Apr.2019


Mueller report provides intimate scenes from the Trump White House

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18.Apr.2019


Factbox: Long-awaited Mueller report is finally out. Now what?

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report on Russia's meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election was publicly unveiled on Thursday, capping a 22-month investigation that President Donald Trump repeatedly labeled a "witch hunt."

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18.Apr.2019


Trump curses Mueller appointment: 'This is the end of my presidency'

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18.Apr.2019


Top Democrats say Mueller report undercuts Barr claims on Trump obstruction

The two top Democrats in Congress said on Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report undercuts claims by Attorney General William Barr that President Donald Trump did not obstruct justice in the federal Russia probe.

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18.Apr.2019


House Democrat Nadler sees evidence of obstruction in Mueller report

U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said on Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report outlines "disturbing evidence that President Trump engaged in obstruction of justice and other misconduct."

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18.Apr.2019


Man gets life in prison for stabbing policeman at Michigan airport

A Tunisian man was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for stabbing a police officer at the airport in Flint, Michigan, a decision a federal judge said was made easier by the defendant's defiant and angry remarks in court.

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18.Apr.2019


White House counsel refused Trump's order to fire Mueller - report

White House counsel Don McGahn refused to carry out President Donald Trump's order to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller "for fear of being seen as triggering another 'Saturday night massacre,'" according to Mueller's report.

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18.Apr.2019


Senate leader calls for raising minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21

U.S. Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age for buying tobacco products, including vaping devices, to 21 from 18 to curb their "epidemic" use among teens.

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18.Apr.2019


Factbox: Guilty pleas, indictments abound in Trump-Russia probe

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election has ensnared dozens of people, including several advisers to President Donald Trump and a series of Russian nationals and companies.

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18.Apr.2019


Factbox: Five things to look for in Mueller's Trump-Russia report

Attorney General William Barr has provided only a glimpse of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on the inquiry into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election, with many details expected to emerge when the document is released on Thursday.

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18.Apr.2019


Factbox: Key quotes from Special Counsel Mueller's report

The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday released a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on his nearly two-year investigation into whether President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign colluded with Russia or attempted to obstruct probes.

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18.Apr.2019


Instant View: Reaction to Mueller's report on Russia's role in 2016 U.S. election

Key reaction to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's long-awaited report on Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election, released on Thursday:

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18.Apr.2019


Mueller report does not conclude Trump committed crime but does not exonerate him

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election did not conclude President Donald Trump committed a crime but also did not exonerate him, Mueller's report said.

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18.Apr.2019


Uber unveils safety measures after college student's murder

Uber Technologies Inc said it was rolling out new safety features to help riders avoid fake rideshare drivers, two weeks after the murder of a college student who got into her killer's car mistakenly believing it was her ride.

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18.Apr.2019


Report says Trump foresaw end of presidency when told of special counsel investigation: report

President Donald Trump told then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions "this is the end of my presidency" when Sessions told him a special counsel was being appointed to investigation links between his campaign and Russia, the special counsel's report said.

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18.Apr.2019


New York City defends measles vaccination order in court

New York City's Department of Health defended its mandatory measles vaccination order in a state court on Thursday after a group of anonymous Brooklyn parents sued, arguing that the order was unconstitutional.

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18.Apr.2019


Mueller report: evidence indicates Trump intended to encourage Manafort not to cooperate

Evidence from Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation indicates President Donald Trump intended to encourage his former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, "not to cooperate with the government," according to Mueller's report.

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18.Apr.2019