Cosby trial jury begins first full day of deliberations today

Defense attorney Brian McMonagle told the jury that the two were lovers who had enjoyed secret "romantic interludes" and that the 2004 encounter was consensual. "This isn't talking to a trustee". At the time, Constand was the director of team opera... More..

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Mattis Blames Congress For Poor State Of US Combat Readiness
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Mattis Blames Congress For Poor State Of US Combat Readiness

But he said he recognizes the urgency of the matter and that McCain's criticism is fair. He did not say what those steps are. North Korea called the system a provocation aimed at bolstering US military hegemo...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

US House passes bill gutting crisis-era banking regulations

Senate Banking Committee chairman Mike Crapo , an Idaho Republican , said in an interview Thursday that he plans to craft his own legislation, and will seek input from the Trump administration and Senate Dem...More..

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Senators want to get Sessions' take on all this. Those terms do not necessarily exclude other options such as being a member of a group, reception, gathering, or meeting with a Russian official in which you mig...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

DC, Maryland attorneys general sue Trump over payments to his businesses

The lawsuit followed an earlier similar complaint by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington , filed January 23 in NY federal district court. "It's not hard to conclude that partisan politics may...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Schiff: 'Useless' for Trump to Fire Mueller

Spicer, the spokesman, declined to say then that Sessions enjoyed Trump's confidence, though spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said later in the week that the president had confidence "in all of his Cabine...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Hawaii official: Ruling shows U.S. system works

The judges largely affirmed U.S. District Court Judge Derrick Watson's decision from March which found the core provisions of the revised executive order - temporarily blocking all refugees and foreign nation...More..

10 things you need to know about the Microsoft Xbox One X
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

10 things you need to know about the Microsoft Xbox One X

Both Sony and Microsoft have now released two new versions of their PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles in the a year ago, presumably in an effort to continue driving sales even when new, generation-def...More..

Several tornadoes, hail storms hit Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado; at least one injured
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Several tornadoes, hail storms hit Wyoming, Nebraska, Colorado; at least one injured

Five tornadoes were reported in Laramie County, including one near Carpenter that damaged four or five homes, downed power lines and damaged a gas line. There were reports of baseball-sized hail that seem to ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

" "Trump calls Comey "leaks" of memos "'cowardly'"

But the president's son also appeared to corroborate Comey's depiction of an Oval Office meeting in which Trump asked the then-director to call off the investigation into Flynn's links to Russian Federation ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Dennis Rodman says 'trying to open door' in North Korea

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has arrived in North Korea , insisting he is "just trying to open a door" with the reclusive state . Rodman's trip is at least his fifth to North Korea , according t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

NBC Exec defends Megyn Kelly's Alex Jones interview

As of Monday, Newtown had not received a reply from the White House. In a tweet, Kelly , a former Fox News host, defended the interview , saying, "Our job is to shine a light". For now, however, Kelly is...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Bill Cosby's Accuser Takes The Stand In Sexual Assault Trial

But Constand said Wednesday she was merely returning his messages. Constand, a 44-year-old massage therapist from Toronto told the Montgomery County Courthouse in Pennsylvania she met Cosby in 2002 while wo...More..

Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate Intelligence committee
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate Intelligence committee

Sessions stepped aside from the investigation in early March after acknowledging he had spoken twice in the months before the election with the Russian ambassador to the United States. There had been some quest...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump travel ban loses again in court

The court also declined to decide whether the order violated the U.S. Constitution by discriminating against Muslims, ruling instead that it violated immigration law. FILE-In this February 9, 2017, file photo, ...More..

Two US attorney generals sue over foreign payments to Trump hotels
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Two US attorney generals sue over foreign payments to Trump hotels

This new suit was brought by attorneys general who are both Democrats , Spicer noted. "We'll continue to move to dismiss this case in the normal course of business", he added. Trump and his attorneys argue t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Pressure mounts on Trump from fellow Republicans over Federal Bureau of Investigation tapes claim

Comey had last week said that he believed Trump asked him to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn , which Trump has denied. Did Comey relate that in a closed door sessio...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump legal team to file complaint over Comey memos, source says

Comey leaked the memo after his May 9 firing and after a Trump tweet three days later that read , "James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the p...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Even special counsel Robert Mueller may be fired by Trump

They say Mr Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically-motivated sham that handicaps his ability to execute his agenda, according to one person who advises th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

States File Supreme Court Briefs to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban

On Monday, he slammed his Justice Department on Twitter for what he views as a "watered down" version. Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who has battled President Donald Trump over the Pre...More..

G7 talks dominated by U.S. quitting accord
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

G7 talks dominated by U.S. quitting accord

The president's decision to pull the USA out of the world's first comprehensive agreement on tackling climate change and seek renegotiated terms "fair" to America drew widespread worldwide condemnation ea...More..

Search continues after four inmates escape from Lincoln County Jail
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Search continues after four inmates escape from Lincoln County Jail

Several agencies are searching for an escaped inmate in Waxahachie. Moody and Baker escaped in March using the same ventilation center. However, they were all captured and taken into custody a short time la...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Grocery store employee kills 3 coworkers, himself, police say

State police say it remains unclear why 24-year-old Randy Stair, of Dallas , shot the others and himself in a Weis Market shortly before 1 a.m. Thursday. The bodies of two males and two females were found in...More..

Putin dismisses U.S. claims about Trump, Russia and elections
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Putin dismisses U.S. claims about Trump, Russia and elections

However, Trump has publicly discussed his conversations with Comey before firing him last month - and legal experts have concluded that the president most likely, as such, has waived his ability to invoke p...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Virginia Democrats vying to be face of Trump resistance

Gillespie, a moderate Republican and former lobbyist, has largely tried to avoid discussing Trump or social issues. Although Northam and Perriello represent numerous same democratic ideals - LGBTQ rights, gun...More..

Missouri lawmakers start session on abortion
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Missouri lawmakers start session on abortion

The first-time governor also said more regulations were needed in response to a ruling in May by U.S. District Judge Howard F. Sachs . Lawmakers will also seek to create more abortion restrictions after a fe...More..

Japan thanks United States for strong policy against North Korea
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Japan thanks United States for strong policy against North Korea

In his speech, Mattis also urged China to follow through with action its stated desire to see North Korea denuclearize, but pledged that the United States will "engage China diplomatically and economically ...More..

AG Sessions to Testify in Open Hearing Before the Senate's Intelligence Committee
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

AG Sessions to Testify in Open Hearing Before the Senate's Intelligence Committee

DOJ says they think he will testify in closed session. The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said he contacted Sessions after a meeting with Trump in the Oval Office where Sessions and Jared...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Oregon State meets Fullerton in College World Series opener

Sam Houston State starting pitcher Heath Donica (9-3) entered the game with a 1.91 earned-runs average, but allowed four runs in each of the first two innings, including a lead-off home run from Taylor Walls ,...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ivanka Trump says her father is optimistic

Sessions, an early Trump supporter, recused himself in March from oversight of the FBI's probe into possible cooperation between the Trump campaign and the Russians when his meetings with Kislyak became kno...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump travel ban dealt new legal defeat

The judges pointed to a June 6 tweet by Trump saying the order was aimed at "dangerous countries". "That executive order was upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court at the time". He too faced some hard questioning...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump to outline infrastructure plan that includes rural funding

While infrastructure initially was seen as an area where Republican and Democrats could work together, Democrats have balked at Trump's plan for using tax incentives and public-private partnerships to finan...More..

Attorney General Sessions next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Attorney General Sessions next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

We'll see whether the President stands back, or leans forward on Russian Federation this coming week. The White House has denied any collusion with Moscow. "We have to keep in mind that this is one person's rec...More..

Standoff with possible North Royalton homicide suspect continues Tuesday morning
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Standoff with possible North Royalton homicide suspect continues Tuesday morning

Authorities said they are investigating the deaths as homicides, according to the AP. Dave Loeding told the Daily News. "They were great kids", she said. Investigators believe the killings were specific - not r...More..

Trump says
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump says "the Democrats are really in our way" on health care

Before leaving the White House Wednesday morning, the president tweeted he would talk with " Obamacare victims" while in Cincinnati. He spoke before a crowd at Rivertowne Marina . Rogers. " President Trump ...More..