Source says Flynn to invoke 5th Amendment — APNewsBreak

The Senate Intelligence Committee is conducting one of the main congressional probes of alleged Russian meddling in the USA presidential election and whether there was any collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russia. Flynn is being... More..

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Coast Guard rescues two hypothermic swimmers
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Coast Guard rescues two hypothermic swimmers

After the Coast Guard retrieved the woman along with Rivera Beach Fire Rescue, she was transferred to St. Mary's in stable condition. A body discovered on a beach along the Texas Gulf Coast near Matagorda is ...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump denies telling Comey to back off Flynn investigation

The motivation and timing of Rosenstein's three-page memo has been scrutinized because the White House offered inconsistent explanations for it. Members of key congressional committees are pledging to proceed...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Tillerson talks climate change policy

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hands the Arctic Council gavel over to Finland's Minister of Foreign Affairs Timo Soini in Fairbanks, Alaska on Thursday. "The U.S. will remain engaged in the work that the...More..

After Yates, more questions for Trump White House
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

After Yates, more questions for Trump White House

Yates said she warned the White House, under President Donald Trump , that Michael Flynn was "compromised" and "essentially could be blackmailed by Russians". She also said that her office informed the Whit...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Seekonk's Memorial Day parade to be held on May 27

Parade units will assemble at the Wells Fargo Bank parking lot at 9:30 a.m. The guest speaker will be Anthony Violi, a retired music teacher and World War II veteran. Guest speakers will include Jennifer Stev...More..

Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Anthony Weiner faces charges in sexting case

Weiner , 52, was released on bail pending sentencing, which is scheduled for September 8, the release said. The girl said he had asked her to undress on camera. Anthony Weiner, former U.S. Democrat Representa...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Tornadoes cause damage in Wisconsin, Oklahoma

The National Weather Service reported after 5:30 p.m a touchdown in the area. At least one person was killed and more than 25 were injured Tuesday evening when a tornado devastated a trailer park near Chetek ...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Ringling's final show commences after 146 years

After 146 years and having entertained generations of Americans, the Ringling Bros . and Barnum and Bailey Circus gave its final performance Sunday night. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in U...More..

Trump considers sabotaging Obamacare to force Dems to negotiate
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump considers sabotaging Obamacare to force Dems to negotiate

The Affordable Care Act employs tax penalties to coerce people to buy insurance. Some insurers are already warning if the subsidies stop, they will end Obamacare plans, including Anthem , which now covers ov...More..

California Democrats take aim at Trump, Congress
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

California Democrats take aim at Trump, Congress

Burton, who took over as chairman of the state Democratic Party in 2009, fired off expletives throughout the three-day convention. The convention comes less than a week after the U.S. Rowdy activists organize...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Black student's stabbing investigated as possible hate crime

Suspect #SeanUrbanski is in "Alt Reich: Nation" https://t.co/CKZ3720Sa5 pic. twitter .com/BityKJpLJH - Shomari Stone (@shomaristone) May 22, 2017 Police also said they believe Sean Urbanski had been drinking be...More..

We Will 'Take Care of' Violent Crimes Against Police
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

We Will 'Take Care of' Violent Crimes Against Police

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly spoke at the event and lead the crowd in the candle lighting. At the signing ceremony, Trump said that he would als...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Congressional panels pledge thorough probe into Comey firing

Meanwhile, Comey is set to give evidence regarding Russian meddling in the USA election in an open hearing of the Senate intelligence committee after US Memorial Day on 29 May. "I don't know how to read it exce...More..

Koch network criticizes Sessions sentencing memo
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Koch network criticizes Sessions sentencing memo

A controversial new policy on prosecuting drug offenders announced by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions could put more people behind bars and for a longer period of time . Almost half of those inmates are i...More..

More than 100 walk out on Pence
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

More than 100 walk out on Pence

In a speech in Saudi Arabia, Trump called on Middle Eastern leaders to do their fair share to defeat Islamist extremists. Instead of quietly having convulsions in their chairs, approximately 150 individuals ...More..

Horschel wins Byron Nelson in a playoff
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Horschel wins Byron Nelson in a playoff

The lead changed hands again when Day recovered from finding the trees off the 15th tee to hole out from the bunker for an unlikely birdie, only for the Australian to need three putts from the fringe at the par...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

Ringling Brothers Circus took its final bow Sunday night in NY. Ticket sales had already fallen, but they dropped more significantly than anticipated after the elephants were retired last May, according to the ...More..

James Clapper doesn't know if there was collusion between Trump and Russian Federation
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

James Clapper doesn't know if there was collusion between Trump and Russian Federation

The president, in his interview that aired Thursday with NBC News, said his decision to fire Comey was linked to the FBI's ongoing investigation into Russian interference into last year's presidential election ...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Donald Trump heads to Israel in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'

Tens of thousands of our citizens and thousands of our security personnel have been martyred, or injured in terrorist attacks; while billions have been lost in terms of economic cost, the Prime Minister further...More..

Congressman Al Green calls for Trump impeachment, receives death threats
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Congressman Al Green calls for Trump impeachment, receives death threats

Other Democrats have repeatedly echoed their thoughts. Mr Amash paused and responded: "Yes". For the most part, many people do not understand that in order to impeach the president, a lengthy process must tak...More..

Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes

He rode Bernardini to victory in the Y 2006 Preakness. Klarman is "a long-term value investor". "Certainly I'm not going to dispute the fact that I brought in a fresh horse as part of our strategy", Brown s...More..

Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to 'leak' conversations
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to 'leak' conversations

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, a Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, asked the White House in writing to produce any tapes to which Trump referred. Comey was speaking in Los Angeles Tu...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Chaffetz unsure if Comey documents exist

Jason Chaffetz was a determined investigator of the Obama administration and of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was Secretary of State. Utah's election law says that if a U.S. House se...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Million With Pre-Existing Conditions Could Be Hit Hard Under GOP Plan

Medicaid expansion under Obamacare gave coverage to more than a half-million new enrollees in Washington state alone. "We're hoping with the passage of this bill, we'll really kind of start a conversation abo...More..

Trump Backs Senate Conservatives In Gutting Medicaid
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump Backs Senate Conservatives In Gutting Medicaid

MacArthur, a moderate, was the author of the controversial amendment that offered waivers for states to avoid certain provisions of the health care law, including guaranteed coverage of preexisting condit...More..

Trump knew of Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation prior to his appointment
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump knew of Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation prior to his appointment

The Yates testimony - much anticipated by the media and Democrats - turned out to be a dud. Both Clapper and Yates were asked if they had been the source of or had authorized any leaks to the media of class...More..

McCain: Calls to Impeach Trump Not 'Rational'
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

McCain: Calls to Impeach Trump Not 'Rational'

But impeachment rumors began to swirl nonetheless after the existence of Comey's memo on Trump's alleged request became public. Even before Robert Mueller was appointed, it was already being argued that a Dem...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Protests Break Out Following Acquittal Of Officer Betty Shelby

On Wednesday, a jury acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man past year, claiming she fired out of fear for her own safety. Police video showed him with his hands up ...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

Always Dreaming captured the country's attention two weeks ago, and his aggressive running style seemed perfectly suited for the shorter Preakness, especially against a green horse like Cloud Computing that ent...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Senate Intel chair: Michael Flynn has not responded to subpoena

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) told reporters Thursday that Flynn's lawyers have yet to turn over any documents , although there "may be a day or two left" for them to do so. Flyn...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

North Korea Fires 'Unidentified Projectile,' Says South Korean Officials

The May 14 test reached an altitude of more than 2,100 kilometers (1,300 miles), according to North Korea. An official from South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff also said the missile appeared to be similar in ...More..

Obama warned Trump not to hire Flynn as national security advisor
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Obama warned Trump not to hire Flynn as national security advisor

Experts told the publication that it was not rare for campaigns to speak to foreign officials, but that it was exceptional how often the Trump campaign communicated with individuals with Kremlin ties. Sources t...More..

USA imposes sanctions on Venezuelan supreme court justices
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

USA imposes sanctions on Venezuelan supreme court justices

People have no food. There's great violence . And we will do whatever is necessary and we will work together to do whatever is necessary to help with fixing that. Security forces fire tear gas at anti-governme...More..

Trump team-Russia had 18 contacts
by | Monday, May 22, 2017

Trump team-Russia had 18 contacts

Russian officials developed a relationship with Michael Flynn over the course of months and bragged that they could use him to influence Donald Trump, sources said. Second, that he wants to bring Flynn back if ...More..