He was referring to news reports today that Kerr had handed over US$8.1 million (RM35 million) worth of jewellery allegedly purchased with 1MDB funds to the United States Department of Justice (DoJ). The Malaysian, whose real name is Low Taek Jho , is now being investigated for his involvement with a major corruption scandal. Prosecutors allege £3.5 billion was misappropriated from the fund which was set up by the prime minister, Najib Razak, who denies any wrongdoing.
But the cabler did respond via Twitter in a reply to Trump challenging the President's claim that CNN ratings are "way down!" CNN said the story didn't meet its editorial standards. Scaramucci denied any wrongdoing , and later applauded CNN for doing "the right thing" by retracting the story :"It's ok". It is not immediately clear what in the story is factually incorrect, or whether CNN will continue to report on the issue.
Westbrook's honor capped the N.B.A. awards show, which included tributes to Monty Williams, Craig Sager and Bill Russell . Green was rewarded for his do-everything role with the National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors .
Chicago showed its pride at the 48th Annual Pride Parade Sunday afternoon, as groups from across the city (including some of Chicago's Very Own) marched across the North Side. Thompson visited the quilt before heading to the Pride celebration, and says it's a stark reminder of the struggles of the LGBTQ community from the recent past.
After returning from a trip to Russian Federation on assignment for some future Late Show pieces, Colbert said he was certainly not alone while overseas: "You know who did know I was in Russian Federation?" Being back in the US was a relief for Colbert, considering the attention he received overseas.
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