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Russian Accused of Infiltrating NRA on Mission From Kremlin

Russian Accused of Infiltrating NRA on Mission From Kremlin

U.S. authorities accused a Russian national of trying to establish a back channel to American politicians during the last election cycle, announcing the charges just hours after President Donald Trump
Trump 'Profoundly Troubling' on Russia Meddling, Says Lieberman

Trump 'Profoundly Troubling' on Russia Meddling, Says Lieberman

Former Senator Joe Lieberman discusses comments from President Donald Trump about Russian meddling in the 2016 election and Trump's handling of U.S. allies. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of
Rep. Garamendi Says Trump Is in 'Total Dereliction' of Duty

Rep. Garamendi Says Trump Is in 'Total Dereliction' of Duty

Rep. John Garamendi, a California Democrat, comments on President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. He speaks with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and Kevin Cirilli on "Bloomberg
U.S. Spy Chief Pushes Back on Trump Over Russia's Election Hack

U.S. Spy Chief Pushes Back on Trump Over Russia's Election Hack

U.S. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats pushed back against President Donald Trump’s refusal at a summit with Russia’s president to accept the finding of American intelligence agencies that
Putin Admits He Wanted Trump to Win 2016 Election

Putin Admits He Wanted Trump to Win 2016 Election

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, Russian information on Trump, and the annexation of Crimea during a press conference following
Putin’s ‘Interesting Idea’ for Mueller Probe Likely a Nonstarter

Putin’s ‘Interesting Idea’ for Mueller Probe Likely a Nonstarter

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s proposal to aid Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of the 2016 U.S. election came with a caveat sure to prevent any real agreement: Russian agents would be
L.A. Mayor Garcetti Says He Might Run for President in 2020

L.A. Mayor Garcetti Says He Might Run for President in 2020

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti discusses U.S. immigration policy and his political future with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and Jon Erlichman on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Republicans Call Trump Summit Remarks ‘Shameful’ and ‘Bizarre’

Republicans Call Trump Summit Remarks ‘Shameful’ and ‘Bizarre’

A growing number of Republican lawmakers harshly criticized President Donald Trump’s performance at a Monday news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, with House Speaker Paul Ryan saying
U.S. Judge Temporarily Halts Deportation of Migrant Families

U.S. Judge Temporarily Halts Deportation of Migrant Families

A judge overseeing the reuniting of about 2,500 migrant parents and children separated during a border crossing crackdown ordered a temporary halt to deportations of these families.
Trump Says U.S. Will Compete With Russia for European Gas Market

Trump Says U.S. Will Compete With Russia for European Gas Market

U..S. President Donald Trump discusses possible U.S. competition for the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline to Germany. He made the comments during a news conference in Helsinki, Finland. (Source:
Trump Says Mueller Probe a 'Disaster' for U.S.

Trump Says Mueller Probe a 'Disaster' for U.S.

U..S. President Donald Trump discusses Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. He made the comments during a news conference in Helsinki, Finland.
Trump Says U.S. to Compete With Russia for Europe Gas Market

Trump Says U.S. to Compete With Russia for Europe Gas Market

U.S. President Donald Trump eased his tone about a Russian natural gas pipeline to Germany after a one-on-one meeting with President Vladimir Putin, shifting from the harsh criticism he’d levied in
Putin Says He Agreed With Trump to Secure Syria Border With Israel

Putin Says He Agreed With Trump to Secure Syria Border With Israel

Russia has agreed with the U.S. to secure Israel’s Golan Heights frontier with Syria, a line set in 1974 at the end of their last war, Russian President Vladimir Putin said.
Trump Calls Mueller Probe ‘Disaster’ While Standing Next to Putin

Trump Calls Mueller Probe ‘Disaster’ While Standing Next to Putin

President Donald Trump called Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian election meddling a “disaster” as he stood next to Vladimir Putin at a news conference in Helsinki on Monday.
May Wins Tight Commons Votes on Customs Bill: Brexit Update

May Wins Tight Commons Votes on Customs Bill: Brexit Update

Prime Minister Theresa May faces opposition to her Brexit plan from all sides and is fighting to put down a rebellion within her party.
Trade War Imperils World Growth as IMF Sees ‘Complacent’ Markets

Trade War Imperils World Growth as IMF Sees ‘Complacent’ Markets

Escalating trade tensions are threatening to derail a global upswing that’s already losing momentum amid weaker-than-expected growth in Europe and Japan as financial markets seem complacent to the
Trump Is Taking a Sledgehammer to World Order, Says Rasmussen's Schick

Trump Is Taking a Sledgehammer to World Order, Says Rasmussen's Schick

Nina Schick, director of data and polling at Rasmussen Global, discusses President Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki and what is expected to come from the meeting. She
Brexit Bulletin: Show of Strength

Brexit Bulletin: Show of Strength

Today in Brexit: Pro-Brexit hardliners are planning a show of strength this week in a bid to force Theresa May to change direction.
U.K. Unveils ‘Tempest’ Fighter Jet Model for Post-Brexit Era

U.K. Unveils ‘Tempest’ Fighter Jet Model for Post-Brexit Era

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson unveiled a full-sized model of the U.K.’s new fighter jet at the Farnborough International Airshow, a bid to show Britain plans to remain a so-called Tier One
U.S. Trade Deficit With China Less Than Statistics Show, Says EFG's Murray

U.S. Trade Deficit With China Less Than Statistics Show, Says EFG's Murray

Daniel Murray, deputy CIO and global head of research at EFG Asset Management, discusses the trade spat between the U.S and China and the implications for markets. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: