Kelly shows his clout: Scaramucci out as WH chief moves in

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Firmly taking charge in an unruly White House, former Gen. John Kelly moved in Monday as President Donald Trump's new chief of staff and immediately made sure that Trump's profanity-spouting new communications director was shown the door, ignominiously ousted after less than two weeks on the job.

  • Written by By JONATHAN LEMIRE and CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press

Lawsuit: Fox coordinated with White House on false story

NEW YORK (AP) — An investigator who worked on the Seth Rich case claims Fox News fabricated quotes implicating the murdered Democratic National Committee staffer in the WikiLeaks scandal and coordinated with the Trump administration as it worked on the story.

  • Written by By DAVID BAUDER , AP Television Writer

Spanish court backs extradition of Russian programmer to US

 

MADRID (AP) — Spain's National Court has recommended the extradition to the United States of a Russian computer programmer accused by U.S. prosecutors of developing malicious software that stole information from financial institutions and caused losses of $855,000.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Nearly 500 suspects stand trial over Turkey's failed coup

 

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Nearly 500 suspects, including generals and military pilots, went on trial Tuesday in Turkey accused of leading last year's failed coup attempt and carrying out attacks from an air base in Ankara.

  • Written by By BURHAN OZBILICI , Associated Press