President Trump to take questions day after Comey testimony

Comey was leading the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election before he was sacked by President Trump in May. Robert Mueller , a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was appointed as special counsel the week a... More..

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4 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

4 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russian Federation

Sessions's inability to recall or remember details ostensibly key to the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation served as the chorus to his testimony, repeated at various times throughout Tuesday's he...More..

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

Schumer (D-N.Y.). Attorney General Jeff Sessions is set to testify publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday about Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election. In a Febr...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

South Korea pitches World Cup with North Korea, Japan and China

A possible North Korean drone took numerous photos of a new USA missile defense site located in South Korea before crashing near the demilitarized zone between the two countries, the Associated Press reported ...More..

Inmates escape from Oklahoma jail for 2nd time
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Inmates escape from Oklahoma jail for 2nd time

Goodnight was being held on property crime charges. He believes they headed down Highway 9 and Highway 102 in Pottawatomie County. Goodnight was in Lincoln County jail on property crimes complaints. Althoug...More..

Texas police seize 600 pounds of meth-laced lollipops
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Texas police seize 600 pounds of meth-laced lollipops

Neighbors had reported a home burglarized when deputies stopped the two suspects. "They had so many narcotics in their vehicle they couldn't close the back hatch of their auto", Lt. "What if one of these lol...More..

China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks

Alia said she is paid about $173 a month, which is as much as 40 percent lower than similar Chinese factories, which also supply clothing to G-III. But even her ethical violations pale in comparison to her comp...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

30 taken to hospitals after massive London high-rise blaze

Forty appliances containing more than 200 firefighters attended the scene . "I can not confirm the number at this time due to the size and complexity of this building", she told reporters at the scene in west...More..

Trump dismisses 'leaker' James Comey's version: 'I didn't say that'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump dismisses 'leaker' James Comey's version: 'I didn't say that'

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 a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Warriors Fans Celebrate NBA Title in Streets of Oakland

In the end, the Cavaliers simply did not have the requisite star power to topple the talent-laden Warriors , even with four-time league MVP James doing all he could to keep his team in it. If you're lo...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

USA court upholds block on Trump's travel ban

The judges heard arguments in the case last month and focused much of their questioning on the president's campaign trail and other public comments, which other judges have cited as evidence the president meant...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

This Is The Islamophobic Network Behind The Anti-Sharia Marches

Of course, when the two side stand off like opposing armies, the hostile outcome is not all that surprising. Clusters of protesters and counter-protesters gathered on four corners of an intersection at a memori...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Donald Trump 'Deeply Saddened' By Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice

Scalise is shot but moving and he's trying to drag himself thorough the dirt out to the outfield", said Paul, who described a harrowing scene with congressmen and staffers running for cover as 50 to 60 shots ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Rand Paul: 'We're Actually Very Lucky' Capitol Hill Police Prevented 'Massacre'

Trump said. Praying for Steve Scalise and all hurt in the outrageous attack this morning in Alexandria. They said he immediately stopped his workout and left, guided by his own Capitol Police detail, which is...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

Gunshots hit the YMCA's windows, and the building was shut down and the block cordoned off, NPR's Tom Bowman reports from the scene. Two of the wounded were Capitol Hill police who were at the scene, witnesses ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

NBA Finals 2017 Stephen Curry Game 5 transcript: 'It was unbelievable'

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant celebrates with teammate Stephen Curry and Curry's daughter Riley . A 67-win season followed by a record 15-0 start to the playoffs, dropping game four in Cleveland...More..

Alleged Shooter Asked If Reps Or Dems Were Practicing On The Field
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Alleged Shooter Asked If Reps Or Dems Were Practicing On The Field

Rep. "As I was getting into the vehicle with Duncan, a guy came up to us and asked if it was Republicans or Democrats out there", Desantis told Fox News . Duffy pointed out that most members of Congress don'...More..

Search for inmates who killed two guards during escape from prison bus
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Search for inmates who killed two guards during escape from prison bus

They are armed and risky; if you see them call 911. "Please keep the families of our officers in your thoughts and prayers", Jeal Salter, the spokeswoman, said in an email . Authorities say the inmates are...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Markets Unmoved After GOP Baseball Shooting

Scalise was shot in the hip, according to Rep. Mo Brooks , an Alabama Republican also at the practice. Rep. Steve Scalise and at least four others were injured in a shooting at the GOP congressional baseb...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

Reporter: [Comey] did say, under oath, that you told him to let the Flynn. that you hoped the Flynn investigation would go away. At a joint press conference with Romanian president Klaus Iohannis Friday, ...More..

FLAG DAY: Are you flying Old Glory today?
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

FLAG DAY: Are you flying Old Glory today?

The national observance commemorates the adoption by Congress of the Stars and Stripes as the flag of the United States on June 14, 1777, according to the National Flag Day Foundation . When displayed in a win...More..

Barron Trump spotted playing with Fidget Spinner
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Barron Trump spotted playing with Fidget Spinner

The "Supergirl" actress returned to Stephen Colbert's show with her impression of the First Lady . " I called it my prison of freedom ". Melania was a full-time mother until a few days ago when Barron's...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

USA college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

Warmbier was found guilty and sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years hard labor. A video captured him being led away to prison, dazed, stumbling and flanked by two North Korean guards. Tillerson said the State Dep...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions: Collusion Suggestions Are 'Appalling And Detestable'

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., asked Sessions and Trump ever discussed Comey's handling of the Russian investigation. Sessions added he had no knowledge of "any such conversations by anyone connected ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Donald Trump accuses ex-FBI director James Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

Asked by Karl whether he would be willing to say these things under oath, Trump replied , "100 percent". Trump also said that Comey's testimony "vindicated" the president and that everything in it was...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

But he angrily denounced such claims as "secret innuendo", a likely reference to media accounts of a closed-door briefing lawmakers had last week with Comey that suggested the Federal Bureau of Investig...More..

Taliban's No. 2 denies role in Kabul bombing
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Taliban's No. 2 denies role in Kabul bombing

But Sirajuddin Haqqani insisted that none of the three attacks was planned by the Taliban and that the Taliban do not plan attacks in which civilians are harmed. He was welcomed by Tadamichi Yamamoto, the UN Se...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

Attention in Washington has turned to whether Trump might seek to fire Mueller, the former FBI director named last month by the Justice Department to head the federal probe into the Russian Federation iss...More..

Ohio suspect in 5 slayings charged in 2 deaths
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Ohio suspect in 5 slayings charged in 2 deaths

To date police have yet to announce what relation Brinkmann had to the murdered woman or how he knew them. He was wanted in connection with the killings of 45-year-old Suzanne Taylor and her daughters, ...More..

United States attorney general Sessions to testify in open hearing
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

United States attorney general Sessions to testify in open hearing

The meeting came as the White House struggles to advance its agenda amid the investigations into Russia's election meddling and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. Warren said she is looking forward...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

7 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony before the Senate

Sessions, a former Republican U.S. senator and an early supporter of Trump's presidential campaign, appeared before the committee just five days after Comey told the panel Trump ousted him to undermine the agen...More..

Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

The hearing lasted about 2 1/2 hours and included a number of testy exchanges. Sessions said that in saying he had not met with Russians, he was refuting the accusation implicit in Sen. While most Senators ei...More..

New strategy about Afghanistan to include 'Regional Approach': Mattis
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

New strategy about Afghanistan to include 'Regional Approach': Mattis

SASC Chairman John McCain and ranking member Sen. Some U.S. officials questioned the benefit of sending more troops to Afghanistan because any politically palatable number would not be enough to turn ...More..

Texas grand jury indicts deputy, husband in death of man
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Texas grand jury indicts deputy, husband in death of man

The deadly Memorial Day weekend confrontation started outside the restaurant in Sheldon, Tex., 17 miles northeast of Houston . The subsequent altercation between Terry Thompson and Hernandez got recorded on ...More..

Jay Sekulow: 'Comey's Credibility Has Been Brought Into Question on Multiple Occasions'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jay Sekulow: 'Comey's Credibility Has Been Brought Into Question on Multiple Occasions'

His reckless, untruthful and undisciplined actions have now earned him a Special Prosecuter and a likely obstruction of justice investigation on top of the ongoing investigation into collusion between the Trump...More..