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Donald Trump launches furious attack on Robert Mueller

Donald Trump launches furious attack on Robert Mueller

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Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has launched a furious attack on Special Counsel Robert Mueller and on his critics at a conservative summit.In the longest speech of his presidency, Mr Trump railed against the inquiry into alleged collusion between his campaign and Russia. "We're waiting for a report by people who weren't elected," he told a crowd of cheering conservatives.Mr Mueller is expected to hand in his report to the attorney general shortly.Warning: this report contains strong languageSanders launches 2020 presidential bid"Unfortunately, you put the wrong people in a couple of positions and they leave people for a long time that shouldn't be there and all of a sudden they are trying to take you out...
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft pleads not guilty to solicitation of prostitution charges

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft pleads not guilty to solicitation of prostitution charges

Sports
RESPONSE The 77-year-old requested a non-jury trial Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, has pleaded not guilty to two solicitation of prostitution charges in court in Florida. The billionaire also requested a non-jury trial, according to court records. The 77-year-old celebrated on the pitch after the Patriots won the Super Bowl in Atlanta A published court document read: “The defendant, Robert Kraft, hereby pleads not guilty to all charges and requests a non-jury trial in the above-styled cause.” As part of a bust in Jupiter, Florida, Kraft was allegedly involved in two incidents last month at the Orchids of Day Spa. The charge is a first-degree misdemeanour and is punishable by up to a year in jail, a $ 5,000 (&poun...
Robert Kraft to discuss tensions with Bill Belichick, Tom Brady after season

Robert Kraft to discuss tensions with Bill Belichick, Tom Brady after season

Sports
The three men most responsible for turning the New England Patriots into a perennial power will wait until after the season to settle any differences, according to a report Saturday. Patriots owner Robert Kraft will sit down with head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady to "clear the air" of any lingering tensions, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported. Reigning Super Bowl champion New England was set to host the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night in an AFC divisional round playoff game. The report comes a week after the Patriots denied there was friction among the trio, which reportedly stemmed from a dispute over the trade of backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to San Francisco earlier this season. According to ESPN, which cited unnamed sources, Belichick was furious and dem...
Robert Downey Jr warns fans about online 'scam artists'

Robert Downey Jr warns fans about online 'scam artists'

Entertainment
Robert Downey Jr has warned fans not to fall for "scam artists" who claim to be him on social media and ask for money.The actor wrote on Facebook that "one or more scam artists have taken to impersonating me online and asking some of you via private message or chat for 'donations' for various 'causes'".The Iron Man star continued: "If you encounter someone on a chat platform claiming to be me, they are lying."Hundreds of fans replied, many of whom have been approached by impostors.Some said they had also been contacted by people claiming to be other stars like Ryan Reynolds, Ryan Gosling and Hugh Jackman - but the vast majority said they had quickly sniffed out the deception.Downey Jr's message added: "I will never ever communicate via private chat platforms, and I would never ask individu...
Famous birthdays for Aug. 18: Robert Redford, Rosalynn Carter

Famous birthdays for Aug. 18: Robert Redford, Rosalynn Carter

Entertainment
Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Leo.They include:-- Virginia Dare, first English settler born in the American colonies, in 1587-- Explorer Meriwether Lewis in 1774-- Chicago department store founder Marshall Field in 1834-- Cosmetics businessman Max Factor in 1904-- Actor Shelley Winters in 1920-- Former first lady Rosalynn Carter in 1927 (age 90) File Photo by Roger L. Wollenberg/UPI -- Film director Roman Polanski in 1933 (age 84)-- Baseball Hall of Fame member Roberto Clemente in 1934-- Olympic gold medal winning decathlete Rafer Johnson in 1935 (age 82)-- Actor Robert Redford in 1936 (age 81)-- Actor Martin Mull in 1943 (age 74)-- Actor Patrick Swayze in 1952 File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI -- Actor Denis Leary in 1957 (age 60)-- Ac...