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March 15, 2017 6:36 PM Skeptical lawmakers pressure Comey on Trump wiretap claim

WASHINGTON A key Republican congressman said on Wednesday he has seen no evidence that the Obama administration wiretapped Trump Tower during the 2016 presidential campaign, adding pressure to FBI Director James Comey to provide evidence supporting or debunking Republican President Donald Trump's claim. "We don't have any evidence that that took place 33

March 15, 2017 6:01 PM Paul Ryan Says Health Care Bill On Track, Despite Increasing GOP Opposition

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., takes questions from reporters about the American Health Care Act during a news conference with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif. (left), and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore., outside Ryan's office in the U.S. Capitol on March 7. The Republican Party's most passionate 5

March 15, 2017 5:57 PM GPHA to initiate Port Infrastructural Development Fund

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) is to initiate a Port Infrastructural Development Fund to finance future port expansion projects. Mr Paul Asare Ansah, Acting Director General of the GPHA, announcing this said it would help solve the problem of relying on foreign organizations for such needed expansions at the country’s ports. Mr Ansah said this on Monday 24

March 15, 2017 4:13 PM DOJ: Russian Spies Indicted in Yahoo Hack

Four people, including two alleged Russian spies, have been indicted in a massive 2014 hack of Yahoo information that affected 500 million accounts. The Department of Justice announced the indictments on Wednesday, and officials said the stolen information was used in some cases to obtain the contents of Yahoo, Google, and other email accounts belonging 9

March 15, 2017 2:17 PM ‘Is there an investigation?’ Graham demands answers from FBI on Russia

Sen. Lindsey O. Graham warned that he will subpoena the Trump administration for evidence supporting the president’s claim that his offices were wiretapped and could soon join efforts to hold up the nominee for deputy attorney general. The South Carolina Republican — one of the chief skeptics of President Trump’s Russia policy — added that he would block 10

March 15, 2017 10:26 AM UBA pledges support for government’s development agenda

Accra, March 14, GNA - The Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu, has assured President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, of the Bank’s support for the growth and development of the critical sectors of Ghana’s economy. He said investor confidence in Ghana was rising, following the pro-business and pro-private approach taken by the government 9

March 15, 2017 9:02 AM Leicester chief laughs off player power claims

Cape Town - Leicester City vice-chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha has laughed off suggestions that player power played a role in the Foxes parting ways with Claudio Ranieri. Ranieri was relieved from his post nine months after masterminding one of the biggest upsets in football history by leading Leicester to the Premier League title. Whilst the Foxes 18

March 15, 2017 4:09 AM U.S., South Korea discuss North Korean threat, China warns of risk

WASHINGTON The U.S. and South Korean military chiefs warned on Tuesday that North Korea could "conduct provocative actions" in response to large-scale joint drills between the two countries, as China's premier also said tensions could lead to conflict. "The chairmen recognized the possibility that North Korea could conduct provocative actions during 11

March 15, 2017 2:26 AM Grassley: No deputy AG vote until we get an FBI briefing on Russia

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said Tuesday he will hold up the deputy attorney general’s confirmation vote as collateral until FBI Director James Comey briefs his panel about investigations into alleged ties between the Trump administration and Russian officials. “I’m not going to schedule a hearing on the deputy attorney general 7

March 14, 2017 10:32 PM Why the Player of the Year award must go to Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante

It was, everyone agreed, one of Eden Hazard's finest performances of the season. That's some competition but his shift against Manchester United went beyond a purely dazzling repertoire of skill and invention. There was bravery, too. Hazard knew what game Manchester United were playing, with their systemic attempts to thwart and intimidate. The plan was to render 48