Trump Asked National Intelligence Director to Intervene in Comey's Russia Probe

The hearing is scheduled for 10 a.m. Comey, who was running the FBI's probe into possible collusion between Trump associates and Russian Federation during the presidential campaign, sought to enlist the attorney general's help in shielding the agen... More..

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Candidates face off in Ga. congressional debate

Democrats were hoping to flip the 6th District blue with Jon Ossoff as he was on the same ballot as 17 other candidates, including eleven Republicans. Democrats are outspending Republicans in the runoff, with...More..

Pitt Grad Transfer Cam Johnson Commits To UNC
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Pitt Grad Transfer Cam Johnson Commits To UNC

For more than a month, he has been seeking a full release from Pitt, which has placed restrictions on where Johnson can and cannot play next season. If he is, he could help the Tar Heels fill the considerable v...More..

Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

She says the pioneering black comedian, whom she considered a mentor, gave her three pills and wine before sexually assaulting her on his couch after she sought his advice about moving to Canada and switching...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Rinne stars as Predators even series

Police estimated more than 50,000 turned out for the first Stanley Cup Final game in Tennessee on Saturday night. "It's a great feeling". Now, all Rinne has to do is win one game on the road to really put...More..

Obama Follows Montreal Speech With Dreamy Trudeau Dinner Date
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Obama Follows Montreal Speech With Dreamy Trudeau Dinner Date

Obama told the sold-out crowd of more than 6,000 that although this is a time of great disruption, as the world faces the scourge of terrorism, greater inequality in the face of globalization and a rising popul...More..

Trump 'Poised To Quit Paris Climate Deal'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump 'Poised To Quit Paris Climate Deal'

US President Donald Trump , with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, during a photo op at the G7 summit, where Trump refused to join other world leaders in joint statements on climate change and refugees. During ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Ranking US diplomat in China resigns

About 42 percent of Americans said withdrawing would hurt the USA economy, while 32 percent said it would help and 20 percent said it would make no difference. China and the US are the world's first- and second...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Judge will decide fate in Michelle Carter trial

Opening statements are slated to begin Tuesday morning at 9 a.m. But Carter's attorney, Joseph Cataldo , painted a starkly different version of events, describing Roy as deeply saddened and depressed ove...More..

Cautious Comey expected in US hearing on Trump-Russia probes
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Cautious Comey expected in US hearing on Trump-Russia probes

In an appearance last month before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Coats refused to provide details about his interactions with Trump. The president's critics are salivating for what they hope will be ...More..

London mayor tells AP he doesn't care about Trump tweets
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

London mayor tells AP he doesn't care about Trump tweets

However, Trump chose to highlight one line out of context, rather than Khan's fully stated commitment to the safety of his city. But Khan, in an interview with AFP, reiterated his view that the invitation was...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Medical Marijuana Research Funding Vetoed By Gov. Rick Scott

After spending the last eight months attacking Scott's signature programs as "corporate welfare", Corcoran has now found him to be his main ally. But in a memo to senators, Negron said he never agreed to an...More..

First Amendment group threatens to sue Trump for blocking Twitter users
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

First Amendment group threatens to sue Trump for blocking Twitter users

But for others, being denied the chance to engage with the president smacks of a violation of the Constitution. But Marc Randazza, a First Amendment lawyer with the Randazza Legal Group, said a president's ...More..

Justin Fields, No. 4 in ESPN 300, decommits from Penn State
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Justin Fields, No. 4 in ESPN 300, decommits from Penn State

Fields has emerged recently as perhaps FSU's top recruit target. And as of Tuesday night, the longtime Penn State commitment is back on the market. But holding onto some of the country's best prospects has ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

President Trump lays wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns

President Trump, in his first public remarks since returning from a nine-day overseas trip, paid tribute to fallen USA troops in a traditional Memorial Day ceremony Monday, saying they "died in war so we coul...More..

'Multiple' people killed in Florida workplace shooting - sheriff
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

'Multiple' people killed in Florida workplace shooting - sheriff

Sheriff Jerry L. Demings told reporters that deputies arrived at Fiamma Inc ., a business that makes awnings for recreational vehicles, on Monday after receiving a call about a shooting. "One of the surviving ...More..

Officials review fatal altercation involving deputy, husband
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Officials review fatal altercation involving deputy, husband

A spokesman for the sheriff's office reported the incident is under investigation by their department. The man in question, Johnny Hernandez, was in critical condition at LBJ Hospital until he was taken off lif...More..

Trump on Comey Testimony: 'I Wish Him Luck'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump on Comey Testimony: 'I Wish Him Luck'

As the briefing was wrapping up, Trump asked everyone to leave the room except for Coats and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich told the Post that Trump is "infuriated at a d...More..

Trump wishes Comey luck ahead of Senate testimony
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump wishes Comey luck ahead of Senate testimony

The Senate Judiciary Committee has also requested at crack at Comey. File- FBI Director James Comey testified before Congress to answer "important questions " about the Hillary Clinton email invest...More..

Who is Reality Winner, the woman accused of leaking secret intel
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Who is Reality Winner, the woman accused of leaking secret intel

A USA government contractor has been arrested on suspicion of leaking top-secret information to a news outlet. The NSA's auditing system showed that six people had printed out the report, including victor. ...More..

Baby born after fatal California auto crash dies
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Baby born after fatal California auto crash dies

She was six to nine months pregnant and she died at the scene. The other driver, 24-year-old Adriana Romero also died at the scene. Joanna, who was in her third trimester, gave birth via caesarean section as ...More..

George Conway hits Trump over travel ban tweet
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

George Conway hits Trump over travel ban tweet

The Justice Department filed two emergency applications with the Supreme Court last week to have the ban reinstated. "Ironically, it makes more hard the very thing that Trump was demanding: the reinstat...More..

DeVos defends proposed $9B education cut in testy Senate hearing
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

DeVos defends proposed $9B education cut in testy Senate hearing

President Donald Trump's budget proposal , released on Monday, proposes $250 million for vouchers that would help students get into similar private and religious schools. MERKLEY: Your charter school and ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Oregon Will Join Climate Change Coalition To Meet Paris Goals

France said it would work with USA states and cities - some of which, notably California, have broken with Trump's decision - to keep up the fight against climate change . The former mayor is a public opponent...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump says travel ban needed for 'certain risky countries'

Just as Trump's Justice Department is arguing the ban doesn't target Muslims, legal experts said the president seems to be suggesting the opposite. In later tweets, Conway acknowledged that he supported the ban...More..

Police seek grandma suspected in stabbings that killed baby
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Police seek grandma suspected in stabbings that killed baby

On Monday afternoon around 5:15 p.m., the San Bernardino County Fire Department responded to the Sherwood Villa Apartments at 14900 Arlette Drive. Colton police are looking for Nicole Darrington-Clark, 43...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

N. Korea rejects S. Korean group's offer of malaria help

North Korea has fully rejected the latest UN Security Council resolution to expand sanctions against Pyongyang over its nuclear and missile activities, and Pyongyang intends to continue its nuclear develop...More..

Man stuffs 15 bottles of motor oil, 30 DVDs into his pants
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Man stuffs 15 bottles of motor oil, 30 DVDs into his pants

Oh, and in case you're wondering (how could you not be?) the man managed his baggy pants-banditry by tucking the ends of his trousers into large work boots - allowing him to then stuff the aforementioned motor ...More..

Tweeting ensures my 'honest' message gets out: Donald Trump
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Tweeting ensures my 'honest' message gets out: Donald Trump

In the hours after the London terror attack, Trump criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan's response to the most recent strike on the United Kingdom. President Donald Trump asserted on social media that his ...More..

Body recovered at Cambria explosion site
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Body recovered at Cambria explosion site

Recovery crews are searching a mountain of debris for two missing employees after a fatal explosion at a corn mill in southern Wisconsin. The names of both victims are not being released until family has been n...More..

Florida mom intentionally lets snake bite 1-year-old
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Florida mom intentionally lets snake bite 1-year-old

The mother said the baby was not harmed by the snake because its teeth were too small to pierce flesh. She thought it was a good opportunity to "introduce" the girl to the snake without her getting hurt. "Peopl...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Comey expected to confirm Trump asked him to drop Flynn investigation

When Comey was sacked, White House officials first claimed it was due to his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server when she was secretary of state. As a result, we...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Ron Johnson: Health care overhaul may not happen in short term

About 45 percent of Americans say they expect their health care costs to rise. The House passed a new version of the AHCA earlier this month but Senate leaders say they will not approve it as written and wa...More..

Trump won't block Comey from testifying
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump won't block Comey from testifying

But if Trump had exerted the privilege in Comey's case, it would nearly certainly have left the impression that the administration was seeking to hide information about the Russian Federation investigation. Sen...More..

Standoff, Arrest, Delays at Orlando Airport
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Standoff, Arrest, Delays at Orlando Airport

That sparked a panic in the area with passengers fleeing for cover and a response from dozens of law enforcement officers. His sentence was a discharge from the Marine base at Twentynine Palms, California and...More..