House Intelligence chairman voices concern that Mueller’s scrutiny of Trump’s finances isn’t adequate

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam B. Schiff at the Capitol on Wednesday. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP) The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee expressed concern Sunday that special counsel Robert S. Mueller III has not adequately scrutinized President Trump’s finances and said House investigators plan to probe Trump’s relationship with a …

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Israel says woman’s murder near Jerusalem ‘nationalistic’

JERUSALEM — Israel’s internal security agency says the murder of a 19-year-old Israeli woman by a Palestinian suspect near Jerusalem last week was politically motivated. The Shin Bet issued a statement Sunday saying that after questioning Palestinian suspect Arafat Erfaiyeh, the agency believed that Ori Ansbacher’s murder was “nationalistic.” Ansbacher …

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Netflix’s ‘Velvet Buzzsaw’ is lethally dull – TechCrunch

Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo and writer-director Dan Gilroy — who worked together on the creepy crime thriller “Nightcrawler” — have reunited for a new Netflix Original film, “Velvet Buzzsaw.” While “Nightcrawler” wasn’t perfect, it was tense and unsettling, filled with eerily beautiful shots of nighttime L.A., plus a career-best performance …

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Finnish report: Some troops helped to kill Jews in WWII

HELSINKI — An Israeli Holocaust historian praised authorities in Finland for publishing a report that concluded Finnish volunteers serving with Nazi Germany’s Waffen-SS, “very likely” took part in World War II atrocities, including the mass murder of Jews. Efraim Zuroff of the Simon Wiesenthal Center lauded the determination of the …

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