The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays

The Pacifica Evening News, Weekdays – May 16, 2017

A new scandal rocks the White House — former FBI Director James Comey reportedly has notes showing Donald Trump asked him to drop the FBI investigation into Michael Flynn a day after Trump fired his National Security Advisor.  Current National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster pushed back against allegations that  Trump damaged U.S. security when he shared highly sensitive classified information during an Oval Office meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergie Kislyak. The leader of a nearly month long hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli declares he will stop drinking water. San Francisco seniors and people with disabilities urge Mayor Ed Lee to make them a higher priority in his budget.

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