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Obama donor imprisoned for $292 million financial institution fraud seeks early free up

Obama donor imprisoned for $292 million bank fraud seeks early release

NEW YORK (Reuters) – An Iranian-American businessman who gave cash to Democrats together with former President Barack Obama must be launched early from his 12-year jail time period for a $292 million financial institution fraud and moved to house confinement, his attorneys mentioned on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Former Democratic Birthday …

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Gladys Knight defends choice to sing U.S. anthem at Tremendous Bowl

Gladys Knight defends decision to sing U.S. anthem at Super Bowl

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Singer Gladys Knight has defended her choice to accomplish the U.S. nationwide anthem after receiving grievance from supporters of former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who used the pre-game custom to protest racial injustice. FILE PHOTO: 2018 American Tune Awards – Display – Los Angeles, California, U.S., 09/10/2018 …

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Trump says will make ‘main’ announcement Saturday on shutdown

Trump says will make 'major' announcement Saturday on shutdown

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks right through the Missile Protection Evaluation announcement on the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., January 17, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump stated on Friday he’ll make a “main” announcement on Saturday at three p.m. EST (2000 GMT) on “the humanitarian disaster …

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