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In Rare Public Comments, Mueller Defends Prosecution of Roger Stone

WASHINGTON — The former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III broke his long silence on Saturday to defend his prosecution of Roger J. Stone Jr., forcefully rebutting President Trump’s claims that the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election was political and illegitimate. Speaking out the day after Mr. Trump commuted Mr. Stone’s prison sentence for obstructing an inquiry into Russia’s role in the campaign, Mr. Mueller said ... Full story

Coronavirus: Donald Trump finally wears mask in public News

Image caption "I think it's a great thing to wear a mask," the president said. US President Donald Trump has worn a facial covering in public since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. The president was visiting the Walter Reed military hospital outside Washington to meet veterans. "I think it's a great thing to wear a mask. I've never been against masks but I do believe they have a time and a place," he said while leaving the White ... Full story

Opinion press secretary to hold briefings. But not like this. Washington Post

Jonathan Karl, the author of “Front Row at the Trump Show,” covers the White House for ABC News and is president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. On the Monday following President Trump’s Independence Day weekend speeches, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany opened her briefing as she often does: by reprimanding “the media” for mischaracterizing the president’s words. Support our journalism. Subscribe today. “This vision ... Full story

Mexico reports 6,094 new coronavirus cases, 539 more deaths

FILE PHOTO: People wait in line along the street before entering the area where stores are open, during the gradual reopening of commercial activities in the city, as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues, in Mexico City, Mexico July 6, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Romero. MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s Health Ministry on Saturday reported 6,094 new confirmed coronavirus infections and 539 additional fatalities, bringing the total in ... Full story

The Pandemic May Spare Us From Another Plague: Bedbugs

This year’s plague, the newly emerged coronavirus, will likely spare many people from being attacked by an ancient scourge: bedbugs. Given the drastic pandemic-induced reductions in travel and nights spent in hotels, motels and other venues outside one’s home, the chances of being bitten by or bringing home these uninvited guests have been greatly curtailed. But that’s not a license to become complacent about a pesky insect that has been around ... Full story

2 officers killed in shootout in south Texas border town

MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — Two police officers were shot and killed Saturday in a South Texas border town after reportedly responding to a disturbance call, authorities said. The McAllen police officers were shot on the south side of the city and transported to an area hospital, said Lt. Christopher Olivarez, spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety. A suspect in the shooting was also shot, though that person’s condition was not ... Full story

Coronavirus: Thousands protest in Israel over handling of economy

Image caption Many in Israel are experiencing economic hardship. Thousands of Israelis have staged a demonstration in Tel Aviv to protest against what they say is economic hardship caused by the government's mishandling of the coronavirus crisis. Rabin Square was filled with mainly young protesters wearing masks but not observing social distancing. They say government compensation payments have been slow to arrive. The event was organised by ... Full story

Fauci sidelined by Trump as he talks bluntly about pandemic - The Washington Post

In recent days, the 79-year-old scientist and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has found himself directly in the president’s crosshairs. During a Fox News interview Thursday with Sean Hannity, Trump said Fauci “is a nice man, but he’s made a lot of mistakes.” And when Greta Van Susteren asked him last week about Fauci’s assessment that the country was not in a good place, Trump said flatly: “I disagree with ... Full story

Gina Prince-Bythewood blazes a trail with comic book movie ?The Old Guard?

Conventional wisdom would have it that a violent, fantastical action thriller about a group of supernatural mercenaries doesn’t lend itself to personal filmmaking. But when the director is Gina Prince-Bythewood, conventional wisdom would be wrong. Support our journalism. Subscribe today. Prince-Bythewood recalls what resonated most deeply with her about “The Old Guard,” adapted by Greg Rucka from the graphic novels he created with Leandro ... Full story

Russian journalists in shock as FSB hunts enemy within News

Image caption The FSB released images of their arrest of Safronov in Moscow. As Ivan Safronov was led into court, hands cuffed and head pushed down by two masked guards, he managed just one sentence. "I'm not guilty," he told a crowd of supporters packed into the corridor. The arrest of the former military correspondent has shocked fellow Russian journalists, who describe the claim by the FSB security service that he handed state secrets to ... Full story