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May 26, 2017 5:55 PM Scrutiny of Jared Kushner's Russia contacts brings the probe to Trump's inner circle

The revelation that Jared Kushner's meetings with Russians are under scrutiny brings the federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election to Trump's inner circle. The 36-year-old Kushner, who is married to Ivanka Trump, has had a growing role in that circle over the past two years, from Trump family member to trusted campaign adviser 4

May 26, 2017 4:52 PM Duterte to terrorists: Give up or else . .

MARAWI CITY — The government said on Friday that Southeast Asian militants were fighting alongside Maute and Abu Sayyaf gunmen in Marawi, stressing that the Islamic State (IS) “invasion” forced President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law. Fighters from Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore combined forces with their Filipino counterparts in pitched 4

May 26, 2017 4:29 PM Pivotal Vietnam balances US and China amid Trump uncertainty

HANOI – Vietnam could hardly have asked for more: a US warship challenging Chinese claims in the South China Sea, a meeting at the White House and six new coastal patrol boats. All are signs of a US commitment which Vietnam had feared was waning under President Donald Trump just as the Southeast Asian country has emerged as the most forceful opponent 9

May 26, 2017 4:21 PM Tourism players brace for martial law impact

Resorts, hotels expect booking cancellations amid security fears CEBU CITY—Resort and hotel owners in the Visayan provinces of Cebu and Bohol are bracing for the impact of martial law declaration in Mindanao as government troops continue to engage members of a terror group in Marawi City in Lanao del Sur province. Some resorts are anticipating cancellations 4

May 26, 2017 3:09 PM The Daily 202: Gianforte’s victory after assaulting reporter reflects rising tribalism in American politics

THE BIG IDEA: Greg Gianforte admitted to attacking a reporter and apologized during his victory speech last night, as he kept Montana’s sole House seat in Republican hands. Now he and his party’s leaders are trying to move on. On the eve of the special election, the wealthy technology entrepreneur flipped out when the Guardian’s Ben Jacobs asked him about 5

May 26, 2017 12:31 PM Despite Environment and Controversy, GOP Wins Another Race

First Read is your briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter. Well, if you wanted to know if someone could win a competitive special election one day after being cited for misdemeanor assault, you got your answer. "Republican Greg Gianforte declared victory in Montana's special 6

May 26, 2017 12:27 PM EXCLUSIVE: Jared Kushner is seen for first time since FBI is revealed to have him in the crosshairs of Russian collusion investigation

Jared Kushner emerged from behind bars on Friday - of his Washington, D.C. home, that is - taking his first steps in public since he was named a person of interest in an FBI investigation into Russian collusion and the presidential election. President Trump's son-in-law was wearing a suit and tie and appeared to be headed to work at the White House 3

May 26, 2017 11:32 AM White House adviser clarifies Trump criticism of Germany

A White House adviser is clearing up comments made by President Donald Trump that "the Germans are bad, very bad." German publication Der Spiegel reported that Trump “voiced significant displeasure” about Germany’s trade surplus during a meeting with European Union leaders in Brussels, Belgium. On Friday morning in Taormina, Sicily, the site of a meeting 5

May 26, 2017 11:16 AM The GOP inherits what Trump has wrought

The darker forces that propelled President Trump’s rise are beginning to frame and define the rest of the Republican Party. When GOP House candidate Greg Gianforte assaulted a reporter who had attempted to ask him a question Wednesday night in Montana, many saw not an isolated outburst by an individual, but the obvious, violent result of Trump’s charge 3

May 26, 2017 9:24 AM Leaked video shows bezel-less Samsung Galaxy Note 8 with 6.3-inch screen

SEOUL (The Korea Herald/Asia News Network) - The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in late summer will allegedly have a 6.3-inch, bezel-less screen, similar to the Galaxy S8 model, a video leak showed on Friday (May 26). In a nine-second video posted on China's Weibo, a front panel of what is claimed to be Samsung's next flagship smartphone was revealed 3