In more than 150 pages of testimony released by the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday, Glenn Simpson , the co-founder of the firm behind the so-called "Steele dossier", pointed to a number of business deals that he said suggested the Russians could be laundering money through then-candidate Donald Trump.
Now Met Eireann are warning that very strong winds will occur this evening, Wednesday, and into the early hours of Thursday. This latest weather warning was issued at 10am on Thursday morning and is valid from that time until 12 noon on Friday.
The Met Office warns of heavy snow showers with up to 12 inches (30cm) possible over the highest routes, and up to four inches (10cm) at lower levels. During the night, temperatures dropped at low as minus 7C (19F) at Loch Glascarnoch while Eskdalemuir in Dumfries and Galloway recorded 36cm of lying snow.
We've learned about the intelligence community's struggles to follow its own rules, and to keep the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) and other oversight bodies fully and promptly informed about such "compliance incidents".
The Palestinian government suspended all contact with the Trump administration after the US president's December 6 decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital - a move that drew condemnation from across the Arab and Muslim world. Pence has a long history of promoting discriminatory, anti-LGBTQ public policy. Israel has annexed East Jerusalem and declared the entire city as its capital - a move that the global community has never recognized.
However, Democrats also wanted to fix the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, set to expire in March, which protects the roughly 700,000 enrollees in the program who were brought to the US illegally as children. Trump had been scheduled to attend a fundraising dinner Saturday to mark the one-year anniversary of his presidency, but with Senate approval of a House-passed funding bill in doubt, White House officials said the president would stay in Washington pending resolution ...