Donald Trump Jr. played off the meeting as a discussion of Russian adoptions but a month later, tweeted that he had attended because he thought he'd be receiving damaging intel on Hillary Clinton. It's unclear whether he was referring to Trump's campaign or his business, which goes by the name the Trump Organization.
Trump's words differed from what he said at a news conference in June, shortly after fired FBI Director James Comey had told Congress that Trump asked him for a pledge of loyalty. But one year later, BuzzFeed stands its ground.
"It's time to share what our company told investigators", they wrote.
"When they have no collusion and nobody's found any collusion at any level, it seems unlikely that you'd even have an interview", Trump said Wednesday during a joint news conference with the prime minister of Norway.
However, since then the dossier has become a heated point of contention between Dems and the Republicans - as well as for its role in the Mueller investigation.
Canada Preparing For US To Pull Out Of NAFTA Trade Deal
Trump has repeatedly threatened to walk away from NAFTA unless Canada and Mexico agree to major changes Washington says are. Speaking to reporters ahead of a cabinet retreat in London, Ontario, on Friday, Freeland welcomed Trump's comments.
Note: A source told NBC that Steele makes a mischaracterization here of an Australian diplomat's tip that Russian Federation has dirt on Hillary Clinton, as had been shared with him by George Papadopoulous "during a night of heavy drinking at an upscale London bar in May 2016". She also took the extraordinary step of releasing an important transcript from the Senate Judiciary Committee's Russian Federation probe without the Republican chairman's sign-off. Sometime thereafter the FBI - I understand Chris severed his relationship with the FBI out of concern that he didn't know what was happening inside the FBI and there was a concern that the FBI was being manipulated for political ends by the Trump people and that we didn't really understand what was going on. It also appears that Steele lied to investigators about those contacts. The FBI interviewed Steele again a month before the election.
Feinstein said that she was trying to set the record straight after speculation about Simpson's interview.
"The original inquiry was into the value of the courses, whether he had to borrow money to buy them, whether they were encumbered with debt, how much money they brought in, what valuations he put on them, and property tax filings", he said.
"The innuendo and misinformation circulating about the transcript are part of a deeply troubling effort to undermine the investigation into potential collusion and obstruction of justice", the California Democrat said in a statement. Feinstein made a decision to release the transcripts in response. As The Hill explains, a challenging primary is unlikely as California's primary system rewards the highest two finishers, no matter party affiliation, and Feinstein's only notable challenger at this level is a Democrat.
What's next? The Trump camp is still reeling from the release of Michael Wolff's Fire & Fury, which describes a disorganized executive branch with plenty of infighting and no chain of command.
Considering that the "dossier" Steele authored for Fusion GPS - which was illegally funded by the DNC and the Clinton campaign - is itself rife with misstatements, false statements, factual errors, and fantastic speculation presented as evidence, it is not hard to believe that Steele would lie to federal authorities.
Meryl Streep and Matt Damon have also been criticized for claiming they didn't know about Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct. Now it is Seal - not Oprah - that seems to be bearing the brunt of the backlash over the meme.
That shuffling at the top has prompted repeated delays in the film's production, which has been in active development since 2014. Liman eventually bowed out as well, in all likelihood because he wasn't satisfied with whatever form the script was taking.
For decades, this fanbase has desperately pleaded for a defense that would lead this franchise to a playoff win on the road. Since that point, the Eagles offense has scored just 1.2 points per drive with a 56 percent red-zone efficiency.
She said: "Hi everyone, I would just like to ask everyone to stop spreading rumours that I'm dead because obviously I'm not". Trans Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton is not dead , as she confirms in a video she was a victim of hacking.
The management added that the company has added one client in the $100 million band and three clients in the $75 million range. Parekh said the company is "progressing towards stability" and is well positioned to serve clients in the new areas of demand.
The highlight of the phone is the Edge Sense feature that was unveiled in May a year ago , right after the phone was announced. It could be unveiled as soon as January 15, the date of HTC's next press event, and it'll come in red, black, and blue colors.
But, he added, "I also understand the president is not a career politician, and may say things that aren't politically incorrect". Many US media outlets reported the comments on Thursday, quoting witnesses or people briefed on the meeting.
At 0640 GMT the rand had weakened 0.16 percent to 12.4000 per dollar compared to a close of 12.3800 overnight in NY . NEC sources told News24 that Ramaphosa and Zuma were in talks discussing Zuma's exit as head of state.
The NYPD arrested 18 people outside of the building, including Councilmen Williams and Rodriguez, according to BuzzFeed . Eric Phillips, press secretary for Mayor Bill de Blasio, indicated City Hall is reviewing the matter.
Pictures from the scene show the tracked vehicle covered in snow and slammed through the shattered glass of the supermarket. Soon the adventure was over, however, and the "tankman" smashed into a store window, destroying a vehicle parked nearby.
In construction sector, the Government clarified that real-estate broking service eligible for 100% FDI under automatic route. Swadeshi Jagran Manch has said that easing the norms for FDI in SBRT would go against the best interest of the country.
Netanyahu to start six-day India visit on Sunday
Israel has become a major defense supplier to India, selling an average of $1 billion of military equipment each year. Netanyahu also highlighted the historic nature of Modi's visit to Israel and strengthening of bilateral relations.
A cold and windy afternoon, freezing rain and sleet
In the span of just a few days, the atmosphere is throwing almost all forms of winter precipitation at Central Indiana. Temperatures stay well below freezing through the weekend, with highs only in the lower 20s.
Ed Sheeran accused of plagiarism by Aussie songwriters
He has also gone after Sheeran before, when the British pop star was accused of appropriation over his hit Photograph . The song was released by Arista Nashville, a division of Sony Music, which was also named in the lawsuit.
Pac-12 basketball roundup: Sun Devils fall to Ducks
Washington State's Borislava Hristova was the Pac-12 player of the week after averaging 32.5 points per game last week. The Ducks continued to focus on things they could control, namely efficient rebounding and crisp passing.
Clashes with Israel wound over 200 Palestinians
Israel captured the West Bank and east Jerusalem in the 1967 war and has since built dozens of settlements there. Israeli jurisdiction and ownership of Jerusalem , however, is not recognised by the global community.
Two Sam's Clubs in Wisconsin to close
As a member of Sam's Club, you are entitled to a refund at any time if you are not satisfied, the company says on its website. Lanham who worked Wednesday night said she was shocked and saddened by the notice.
India Willoughby was sexually attracted to a DALEK
Celebrity Big Brother aired their first eviction tonight (January 12), one week since the male housemates entered the house. Friday's eviction candidates had been picked by the women of the CBB house, after winning a set of challenges.