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‘I Do Not Remember’: Trump Gave a Familiar Reply to the Special Counsel’s Queries – (The New York Times)
President Trump has claimed that he has “one of the world’s greatest memories,” but that failed him repeatedly when answering questions from Robert Mueller.

Open-source framework for publishing content – (Al Jazeera English)
What is it like living in a community that is only accessible by plane and where hunting and fishing are vital for survival? Residents of a remote Alaska Native village share their stories.

Northern Irish police arrest 2 over killing of journalist – (Associated Press)
LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland on Saturday arrested two teenagers in connection with the fatal shooting of a journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry.The men, aged 18...

Blind sailor completes Pacific voyage – (BBC News)
Mitsuhiro Iwamoto, 52, is said to be the first visually impaired person to make the 8,700-mile trip.

Gaza fishermen: Israel extending fishing zone is token gesture – (Al Jazeera English)
Only small boats are allowed into extended 15 mile fishing zone, while harassment by Israeli gunboats continues.

Northern Ireland leaders urge calm as police arrest two over journalist's killing – (Reuters)
Two men have been arrested in Northern Ireland over the killing of a journalist during a riot, police said, with politicians calling for calm after the shooting added to concerns about the stability of the region's 21-year-old peace deal.

Wife admits killing Ku Klux Klan chief – (BBC News)
Malissa Ancona is sentenced to life in jail for shooting her husband, Frank, in Missouri.

Egypt holds referendum that could keep Sisi in power until 2030 – (Reuters)
Egyptians began voting on Saturday in a three-day referendum on constitutional changes that could allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to stay in office until 2030 and bolster the role of the powerful military.

Tom Ford, Fragrant Vegan Vampire – (The New York Times)
How a designer known for sex and excess became a devoted family man — and C.F.D.A. chief!

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads – (The New York Times)
The soul of France. Disappearing glaciers. The most chaotic place on the internet. Bauhaus at 100. And more.

How Luxury Developers Use a Loophole to Build Soaring Towers for the Ultrarich in N.Y. – (The New York Times)
The spread of these buildings overlooking Central Park is provoking a backlash amid a broader debate about affordable housing, extravagant projects and the city’s identity.

Should a White Man Be the Face of the Democratic Party in 2020? – (The New York Times)
Interviews with several dozen Democrats show how the party, which enjoyed 2018 victories powered by female and nonwhite candidates, is grappling with questions about race and gender in the Trump era.

Egypt votes on referendum extending el-Sissi's rule to 2030 – (Associated Press)
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptians voted Saturday on constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030 and broaden the military's role — changes blasted by...

2020 campaign trail runs through churches in South Carolina – (Associated Press)
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — By now, most Democratic presidential candidates have polished their stump speeches. But when they're in South Carolina, they may need to add in a sermon.In a...

Fake news? Mueller isn't buying it – (Associated Press)
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump and his team love to deride unfavorable stories as "fake news," but it's clear from Robert Mueller's report that the special counsel isn't buying...

Thai navy boards cabin of fugitive 'seasteaders' facing death penalty – (Reuters)
The Thai navy on Saturday boarded the floating cabin of a fugitive U.S. bitcoin trader and his Thai girlfriend, both prominent members of the "seasteading" movement who possibly face the death sentence for setting up their offshore home.

Can Lebanon's cedars outlive climate change and a pesky insect? – (Al Jazeera English)
As rising temperatures threaten to sweep away the remaining cedar forests, a tiny green grub is making matters worse.

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week – (Associated Press)
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you...

Loud explosion, gunfire rock downtown Kabul: officials – (Al Jazeera English)
The blast followed by gunfire took place near the communications ministry building in one of the city's busiest areas.

Ministry building under attack in Kabul – (BBC News)
Explosion and gunfire heard in Afghan capital Kabul as ministry of information HQ comes under attack


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Jordan sits at a crossroads of Middle Eastern dilemmas – (The Jerusalem Post)
Jordan still cares about the two-state solution and continues to push for it and is very worried about any annexation plans Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu might have.

Creating a campus fit for the future – (The Jerusalem Post)
With access to information no longer limited to the boundaries of academic institutions, universities are among those most deeply impacted by the digital revolution.

Used Israeli buses sent to Rome don’t meet EU standards – (The Jerusalem Post)
The transit agency, ATAC, issued a statement Thursday saying that the supplier is bearing the cost of upgrading the engines to accepted standards.

Gunfire, explosions heard in Kabul as attackers battle security forces – (The Jerusalem Post)
Gunfire could be clearly heard by witnesses in the city center, but the area around the site was cordoned off by security forces.

Forgotten terrorist attack spurs Judeophobic hoax – (The Jerusalem Post)
El Al pilot recalls 1976 Istanbul airport attack raised from obscurity by white supremacist conspiracy theory.

Stabbing attack thwarted by Border Police force in the West Bank – (The Jerusalem Post)
The terrorist was shot by a police officer. No other injuries were sustained.

Priyanka Gandhi in Kerala, Weed festival in Thailand, and other news in pictures – (The Hindu)
3:00 p.m.Priyanka Gandhi attacks NDA govt; says it 'betrayed' people who votedCongress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Saturday attacked the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre, saying it had “bet

Kings XI, Capitals focus on error-free cricket with playoff spot looming – (ESPN Cric Info)

‘I Do Not Remember’: Trump Gave a Familiar Reply to the Special Counsel’s Queries – (The New York Times)
President Trump has claimed that he has “one of the world’s greatest memories,” but that failed him repeatedly when answering questions from Robert Mueller.

Open-source framework for publishing content – (Al Jazeera English)
What is it like living in a community that is only accessible by plane and where hunting and fishing are vital for survival? Residents of a remote Alaska Native village share their stories.

Adele splits from husband Simon Konecki three years after marrying – (Daily Mail)
A source revealed the couple had been living separate lives for years and it was known among friends. Adele met the New York-born CEO in 2011 and married him in secret in 2016.

Trump: Mueller report was 'written as nastily as possible' by 'true Trump Haters' – (The Hill)
President Trump lashed out against special counsel Robert Mueller early Saturday morning, claiming Mueller's recently released report "was written as nastily as possible" by "true Trump Haters."

13 Anti-Chafing Products To Save Your Thighs From True Agony – (Buzzfeed)
Because summer's just around the corner.

Northern Irish police arrest 2 over killing of journalist – (Associated Press)
LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland on Saturday arrested two teenagers in connection with the fatal shooting of a journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry.The men, aged 18...

Wild One's Debut of Healthier Dog Treats Reflects How Pet Startups Are Learning From Human Food Brands – (Fortune)
Wild One is launching its first edible products for pups: single-ingredient, ethically sourced dog treats.

The hydrogen fuel strategy behind Nikola’s truck dream – (Ars Technica)
Water electrolysis, not methane reformation, will drive heavy-duty refueling plan.

3 killed, 2 boys among injured in Vereeniging crashes – (News24)
Three people were killed and nine others injured in separate accidents in Vereeniging at the weekend, according to Gauteng paramedics.

Startups Weekly: Zoom CEO says its stock price is 'too high' – (TechCrunch)
In this week's newsletter: More IPOs, Boston Dynamics dog-like robot makes its debut and Ro raises $85M.

The Playoff Buzzer: Wilson’s brace helps Avalanche through; Andersen bounces back – (NBC News)
The Flames are sent packing, while a controversial goal frustrates the Bruins

From tenancies to marriage, the Tories have fundamentally misunderstood what a contract should mean – (The Telegraph)
People who own houses will, we are told, be banned from evicting their tenants without good reason.


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All about Trump

‘I Do Not Remember’: Trump Gave a Familiar Reply to the Special Counsel’s Queries – (The New York Times)
President Trump has claimed that he has “one of the world’s greatest memories,” but that failed him repeatedly when answering questions from Robert Mueller.

Trump: Mueller report was 'written as nastily as possible' by 'true Trump Haters' – (The Hill)
President Trump lashed out against special counsel Robert Mueller early Saturday morning, claiming Mueller's recently released report "was written as nastily as possible" by "true Trump Haters."

Democrats subpoena unredacted version of Mueller report – (CBS News)
Special counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report on his investigation into the 2016 Trump campaign continues to make waves two days after a redacted version was released. Mueller concluded that while the president did not break any laws, he did try to stop or…

Why did Mueller wait to answer collusion question, Bush AG Michael Mukasey asks – (Fox News)
We know what Special Counsel Robert Mueller knew when it comes to the question of Trump-Russia collusion, but the great unknown is when he knew it -- and why he kept his knowledge secret.

Dem lawmaker: 'Quite clear' Trump committed impeachable offenses – (The Hill)
Democratic Rep. David Cicilline (R.I.) said Friday that believes it is “quite clear” in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report that President Trump committed impeachable offenses.

Elizabeth Warren: Initiate impeachment proceedings against Trump – (The Jerusalem Post)
The Senator claimed that the by publishing his report, "Mueller put the next step in the hands of Congress."

Did Trump encourage Michael Cohen to lie? ... And other mysteries the Mueller report didn't resolve – (USA Today)
The Mueller's report was brimming with details about Donald Trump's White House but it left some of the probe's most perplexing questions unanswered.

French Ambassador On Donald Trump: ‘A Big Mouth’ Who ‘Reads Basically Nothing’ – (The Huffington Post)
Gerard Araud also called former President Barack Obama the “ultimate bureaucrat” and “a bit aloof."

Should a White Man Be the Face of the Democratic Party in 2020? – (The New York Times)
Interviews with several dozen Democrats show how the party, which enjoyed 2018 victories powered by female and nonwhite candidates, is grappling with questions about race and gender in the Trump era.

The Memo: Mueller's depictions will fuel Trump angst – (The Hill)
Special counsel Robert Mueller painted a damning picture of the Trump administration, even as he handed the president a victory on the central issue of collusion with Russia.

Fake news? Mueller isn't buying it – (Associated Press)
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump and his team love to deride unfavorable stories as "fake news," but it's clear from Robert Mueller's report that the special counsel isn't buying...

Trump-Friendly Spin on Mueller Report Puts Heat on DOJ's Barr – (Bloomberg)
Ninety minutes before Robert Mueller’s final report on his Russia probe was released, Attorney General William Barr previewed it from a podium on the seventh floor of the Justice Department.

Huckabee lashes out at Trump critic Romney: ‘Makes me sick’ you could have been POTUS – (Fox News)
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee lashed out at Sen. Mitt Romney after the Utah Republican said he was “sickened” by the level of dishonesty from President Trump’s administration in response to the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s redacted report …

Bercow's refusal to ask Trump to Parliament risks special relationship – (Daily Mail)
Commons Speaker John Bercow has been told that Donald Trump must be allowed to address Parliament this summer – or risk damaging the special relationship.

Cory Booker finds love isn’t all he needs – (Politico)
New Jersey senator’s unity message is struggling to break through in the Trump era.

Trump laces into ex-advisers who spoke with Mueller – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out Friday at current and former aides who cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, insisting the deeply unflattering picture...

A Darker Portrait Emerges of Trump’s Attacks on the Justice Department – (The New York Times)
The Mueller report showed that Justice Department leaders were more deeply under siege than previously known.

POLL: Mueller report exonerates Trump, say Americans who did not actually read the Mueller report – (Business Insider)
There's a stark contrast in views about the Mueller report between those who've read it and those who haven't.

POLL: Mueller report exonerates Trump, say Americans who did not actually read the Mueller report – (Business Insider (UK))
There's a stark contrast in views about the Mueller report between those who've read it and those who haven't.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has become the first 2020 Democratic presidential candidate to make a full-throated call for the House to begin impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump – (ABC News)
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