• Reality Check: Did the Clintons corrupt an FBI investigation?
  • Clinton aide in hacked email: Need to ‘clean up’ Obama answer on email server
  • Turkey’s complex reasons for fighting in Syria and Iraq
  • Iraqi Terror Suspects Latest Examples Of Flawed Refugee Vetting System, Say Critics
  • Priti Patel walks UK aid budget tightrope – BBC News

Reality Check: Did the Clintons corrupt an FBI investigation?

Washington (CNN)It was the kind of story that, at first blush, might seem like there was something fishy going on. On Sunday night, the Wall Street Journal reported that Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, a close ally of Bill and Hillary Clinton, had helped raise more than $675,000 for the campaign of a candidate whose spouse is an FBI official. That official later turned out to have a supervisory role in…


Clinton aide in hacked email: Need to ‘clean up’ Obama answer on email server

Washington (CNN)A top Hillary Clinton adviser said President Barack Obama’s answer on Clinton’s private email use as secretary of state needed “clean up,” according to hacked emails from her campaign chairman released Tuesday. In a March 2015 email chain, Cheryl Mills, a top legal adviser and longtime member of Clinton’s inner circle, told campaign Chairman John Podesta of an interview in which Obama said he learned about Clinton’s private email…


Turkey’s complex reasons for fighting in Syria and Iraq

Istanbul (CNN)For months, the US has been building up an alliance in the Middle East aimed at dislodging ISIS from its strongholds in both Iraq and Syria. But these efforts have been complicated in recent weeks by one of Washington’s oldest allies in the region: Turkey. Since Mosul’s capture by ISIS fighters in June 2014, Mosul has been a vital stronghold for ISIS. The largest city under ISIS control in…


Priti Patel walks UK aid budget tightrope – BBC News

Yet there is another agenda here too. And it is very explicit. Ms Patel wants to use Britain’s development muscle more explicitly in the UK’s national interest. So she wants to use aid to try to slow the flow of African migrants to Europe. She wants to use aid to leverage post-Brexit trade deals and butter up potential allies in the World Trade Organization. And she wants British aid to…


Aid must provide value for money, says minister Priti Patel – BBC News

She saw humanitarian aid being delivered, via a payment card that gives Kenyan women 20 a month from the British taxpayer to buy the food they need to survive. Spending better and wasting less She said: “We have to make sure that our aid works in our national interest and also that it works for our taxpayers. Much more openness, much more transparency and much more accountability.” She is about…


Clinton leads by 5 heading in to final two weeks

(CNN)Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 5 points as the presidential campaign heads into its final two weeks, with the Democratic nominee’s support just shy of the 50% mark, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. Among likely voters, Clinton tops Trump 49% to 44%, with just 3% backing Libertarian Gary Johnson and 2% behind Green Party nominee Jill Stein. Kelly Ayotte: ‘I made a mistake’ in calling Trump a role…


Dad’s Army creator Jimmy Perry dies – BBC News

Media captionHis greatest hits: David Sillito looks back at the life of Jimmy Perry Jimmy Perry, creator of one of TV’s most popular comedy series, Dad’s Army, has died aged 93. Working with producer David Croft, he was also responsible for It Ain’t Half Hot Mum, Hi-de-Hi and You Rang M’Lord? He drew on his life experiences for his writing, as a young member of the Home Guard during World…


Obituary: Jimmy Perry – BBC News

Image caption Perry’s partnership with Croft began in the early 60s It was an experience on which he would later draw when he conceived Dad’s Army, basing many of the characters on soldiers he met in the ranks. He was called up in 1941 and sent to Burma where he became part of a Royal Artillery Concert Party, set up to entertain the troops. After the war he began training…


In pictures: Living off-grid – BBC News

Image copyright Ed Gold Ed Shaw, 29, has been living at the site for more than two years and has spent much of his life on the road, having found city life was not to his liking. “We have 300 volunteers who visit every year as they have realised how their lives have been and because of how they’d like their lives to be. “There is a flow of people…


Amadeus opera: NT homecoming in fine tune – BBC News

Shaffer, who died in June this year, was more comfortable writing melodrama than most of his contemporaries – but he also brought cheeky humour to the story. Audiences adored the show. When it transferred to Broadway, with Ian McKellen and Tim Curry, it ran almost three years. Image copyright National Theatre Image caption Adam Gillen has learned a lot about classical music and its creators in order to play the…


Rocking out with Norway’s extreme metal singers

(CNN)Norway has been ranked as the world’s most prosperous country for seven years running. For the last 12 years, it has been ranked No. 1 on the United Nations’ list of most livable countries. Social media Follow @CNNPhotos on Twitter to join the conversation about photography. “Some say it is the biggest cultural export from Norway,” Bendiksen said. “Whether that be true or not, the volume of records sold is…


Greg Gutfeld: The Guilty Sins Of Wikileaks And Our Wicked Approval

Before I unload on WikiLeaks, let me make myself clear: I don’t care much for Hillary Clinton. I can’t stand many of her ardent supporters, who frankly, can’t stand me either. As a buddy of mine said about the election: “I don’t like Trump much, but I know Hillary hates me more.” We conservatives pride ourselves on calling something as it is. We harass President Obama daily for his inability…


Top LGBT Republican group declines to endorse Trump

Washington (CNN)The Log Cabin Republicans, one of the country’s most influential LGBT Republican groups, announced Saturday that it would not back the party’s presidential nominee, Donald Trump. The group, while praising Trump as “perhaps the most pro-LGBT presidential nominee in the history of the Republican Party,” said it had objections to views held by some of Trump’s advisers and his support for a bill that would protect people who disagree…


Changing demographics could turn Georgia purple

(CNN)It’s an early Friday morning at the Mosqueda household. The sun hasn’t even come up yet, and the family is already buzzing about the future. Alberto and Keisha Mosqueda moved from Virginia to Georgia about two years ago, so this will be their first presidential election as residents of the Peach State. It’s people like them who could change the historically red state purple: new residents who vote Democratic, and…


1,000 Clinton-Petraeus Emails Missing From Records Sent To State, Fbi Files Show

Apr. 23, 2015: Former CIA director David Petraeus leaves the Federal Courthouse in Charlotte  (Reuters) Roughly 1,000 emails between Hillary Clinton and Gen. David Petraeus were thought to be missing from the 30,000 emails provided by Clintons team to the State Department in December 2014, according to the newly released FBI investigative files.  Additional documents obtained through a federal lawsuit by Judicial Watch show Clinton had directed Petraeus to send…


Ad marketing ‘sugar daddy’ dating site to undocumented immigrants stirs anger

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Christie Aide On Trial Says She Told Him Of Traffic Study

FILE – In this Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 file photo, Gov. Chris Christie’s former Deputy Chief of Staff Bridget Anne Kelly, center, leaves Martin Luther King Jr. Courthouse after a hearing, in Newark, N.J. Kelly, who prosecutors say sent the “time for some traffic problems” email that started the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal is set to testify in her own defense. Kelly is expected to take the stand later…


Phil Collins: Back from the brink after alcohol battle – BBC News

The star unflinchingly describes an 18-hour bender that begins in Switzerland and ends in New York and a spell in intensive care when he heard a doctor whisper to his family: “Is Monsieur Collins’ will in order?” “There were lots of moments of sadness like that. All of my own making,” he tells the BBC. “There were times I would just collapse. One time, I remember getting up to give…