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Justin Trudeau’s Political Crisis Widens as Top Aide and Friend Resigns

OTTAWA — The top political adviser to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada resigned on Monday, deepening a political crisis over allegations the government tried to interfere in a criminal court case. In a statement announcing [...]

Year Before Killing, Saudi Prince Told Aide He Would Use ‘a Bullet’ on Jamal Khashoggi

WASHINGTON — Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia told a top aide in a conversation in 2017 that he would use “a bullet” on Jamal Khashoggi, the journalist killed in October, if Mr. Khashoggi did not return to the [...]

Macron ex-security aide: Diplomatic passports given back

PARIS (AP) – French President Emmanuel Macron’s former security aide, at the heart of a damaging political scandal, has told a Senate commission that he turned in his two diplomatic passports after being fired last summer but they were [...]

Garcia aide resigns after report of laughing off harassment

CHICAGO (AP) – The chief of staff for freshman U.S. Rep. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia has resigned after a report that he laughed at a woman who complained of sexual harassment while both worked on Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign. The [...]

Florida Senate agrees to pay aide $900k in sex scandal

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – The Florida Senate is paying $ 900,000 to settle a complaint with a legislative aide who accused a former Republican senator of sexual misconduct. The settlement between Rachel Perrin Rogers and the Senate was [...]

Flynn sentencing postponed after judge scolds ex-Trump aide

Former National Security Advisor General Michael Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 for lying to the FBI during a White House interview just days after the Trump inauguration. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Legal U.S. District Court [...]

Larry Wallace, Kamala Harris aide, resigns over involvement in harassment lawsuit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A top aide to California U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris has resigned over his involvement in a harassment lawsuit while he worked at the state Department of Justice. The Sacramento Bee reports Larry Wallace left his job Wednesday [...]

Melania Trump calls for the ouster of John Bolton’s top aide

Melania Trump’s office said in a statement that Mira Ricardel “no longer deserves the honor of serving in this White House.” | Benoit Tessier/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> First lady [...]

Top Pence aide resurfaces as leading candidate to replace John Kelly

Two White House officials who were skeptical this summer of Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff Nick Ayers’ chances of becoming chief of staff both said this week that they think President Donald Trump is now serious about wanting [...]

Aide to Saudi Crown Prince, Suspect in Khashoggi Case, Is Shown Walking into Consulate

A frequent companion of Saudi Arabia’s crown prince entered the country’s consulate in Istanbul just hours before Jamal Khashoggi, a dissident writer, disappeared inside, according to a time-stamped photograph published on Thursday [...]