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July 23, 2018 4:29 PM U.S. judge allows five Manafort trial witnesses to testify in exchange for immunity

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge said he would rule later on Monday over whether to delay the criminal trial of U.S. President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and that he planned to make public the identity of five witnesses who had been granted immunity to testify. Judge T.S. Ellis III, at a hearing in U.S. District Court 74

July 23, 2018 1:47 PM Bosnian Serb leader pushes to overturn Srebrenica massacre report

BANJA LUKA, Bosnia (Reuters) - The President of Bosnia’s autonomous Serb Republic Milorad Dodik pushed on Monday to reopen debate over the 1995 Srebrenica massacre, less than three months before the country votes in elections. Dodik launched a procedure demanding that parliament revoke a 2004 report issued by a previous government which established that Bosnian 67

July 23, 2018 7:10 AM Cambodia to probe election boycott call

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia’s election organizers said on Monday they will investigate a complaint against about 30 former opposition party members for calling for a boycott of Sunday’s general election. The main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) was dissolved last year, part of a wide-ranging crackdown by Prime Minister Hun Sen who is looking 67

July 23, 2018 6:07 AM Vietnam suspends information minister amid telecoms scandal: state media

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam on Monday suspended its minister of information and communications for mismanagement at a state telecoms firm, official state media Vietnam News Agency reported, amid a crackdown on corruption. Police earlier this month arrested a former chairman of MobiFone Corp and another senior official of the Ministry of Information and Communications 63

July 22, 2018 10:04 PM Dick Cheney's Signed Waterboard Kit Purportedly for Sale on eBay

The "waterboard kit" Sacha Baron Cohen got former Vice President Dick Cheney to sign for his new show has apparently hit the digital marketplace ... and bids are coming in fast. A new eBay listing purports to be selling the original empty milk jug a disguised Sacha asked the ex-Veep to personally autograph in his new Showtime series, "Who Is America 89

July 22, 2018 7:31 PM Nicole Scherzinger's Boyfriend Rinses Her Off After Saint-Tropez Swim

Nicole Scherzinger follows proper swim etiquette even when she's overseas -- always rinse after taking a dip ... even if you gotta hose off. The former Pussycat Doll was seen enjoying the ocean in Saint-Tropez Sunday with her Bulgarian tennis pro boyfriend, Grigor Dimitrov ... who seemed more than happy to spray down his smokin' hot GF after taking a dive off their 51

July 22, 2018 6:21 PM Molinari wins Open to become Italy's first major champion

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (Reuters) - Francesco Molinari became Italy’s first major champion after firing a closing two-under-par 69 to win the British Open at Carnoustie on Sunday. The 35-year-old from Turin underlined his status as the hottest player in world golf by finishing with an eight-under total of 276. Molinari, playing alongside former world number 49

July 22, 2018 6:19 PM Turkey's Iyi Party opposition leader to step down

ANKARA (Reuters) - The leader of Turkey’s opposition Iyi (Good) Party, Meral Aksener, said on Sunday that she would step down from her post at an extraordinary party congress. Aksener, a former interior minister and lawmaker from the nationalist MHP party, formed the Iyi Party last year after splitting from the MHP, which supports President Tayyip Erdogan 62

July 22, 2018 7:40 AM Sarah Palin Says Inviting Putin to Visit White House is Wise

Sarah Palin thinks President Trump might be on to something good with his idea to invite Vladimir Putin to the White House ... because world leaders gotta work together. We got Sarah at LAX Friday and asked her about Trump's questionable and surprising invite ... and in fact, she tells us it's "really wise" to get the Russian Prez to America so he can understand 80

July 22, 2018 3:16 AM Former CFTC Chair Has Bitcoin on the Brain

After helping implement new oversight for the swaps market, Gary Gensler now lectures about blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies at MIT A decade after the financial crisis , The Wall Street Journal has checked in on dozens of the bankers, government officials, chief executives, hedge-fund managers and others who left a mark on that period to find out what they are doing 49