The Daily Populous

Thursday November 28th, 2019 night edition

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Trump also contradicted sworn testimony from members of his administration and claims from his own White House acting chief of staff.

So you didn't direct him to go to Ukraine to do anything or put any heat on them?".

But you have to understand, Rudy (has) other people that he represents," Trump said, adding that Giuliani has "done work in Ukraine for years.".

But according to the rough transcript of a phone call between Trump and the Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Trump repeatedly pressed for Giuliani's involvement.

A third time, Trump referenced Giuliani: "I will tell Rudy and Attorney General Barr to call.".

"My understanding was that the President directed Mr. Giuliani's participation, and that Mr. Giuliani was expressing the concerns of the President," Sondland added.

Trump can say whatever he wants to the press, and has amassed a long record of spreading blatant lies and falsehoods throughout his presidency. »

New documents show Trump kept 2 sets of books for his biggest property in Manhattan, pointing to potential financial fraud

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President Donald Trump presented different sets of occupancy rates for Trump Tower to lenders and tax authorities, according to documents acquired by ProPublica.

Trump has engaged in a pattern of behavior showing he kept "two sets of books" that experts say points to financial fraud and tax fraud.

President Donald Trump presented two different sets of occupancy rates for Trump Tower Manhattan — one for lenders and one for tax authorities — according to documents acquired by ProPublica. »

Yes, electric vehicles really are better than fossil fuel burners

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Yet rather than backing down, Sinn’s now back at it in an article published by the Guardian.

As the Nobel prize committee eloquently put it: “Lithium-ion batteries have revolutionised our lives since they first entered the market in 1991.

They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society, and are of the greatest benefit to humankind.”. »

Corbyn reveals secret documents that 'confirm Tory plot to sell off NHS in US trade talks with Trump'

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Jeremy Corbyn has released uncensored official documents which he says provides confirmation that the NHS is on the table in trade talks with the USA.

In a tweet, the Labour Party said that the unredacted documents “show Boris Johnson’s government is preparing to sell our NHS”.

“Perhaps he would like to explain why these documents confirm the US is demanding the NHS is on the table in the trade talks. »

Only eat oysters in months with an ‘r’? Rule of thumb is at least 4,000 years old

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Foodie tradition dictates only eating wild oysters in months with the letter “r” – from September to April – to avoid watery shellfish, or worse, a nasty bout of food poisoning.

Now, a new study suggests people have been following this practice for at least 4,000 years.

Nicole Cannarozzi studied the shell ring at St. Catherines Island to determine when humans were harvesting and depositing oysters in the area. »