Trump Appears to Confirm That He's Being Personally Investigated

But Mueller, operating in private practice when his friend Comey was dismissed, was definitely not the "the man who told [Trump] to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director". "The President was not confirming the investigation". Muel... More..

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How the escaped Georgia inmates were captured
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

How the escaped Georgia inmates were captured

They have been cellmates a couple of times in Georgia's prisons, had known each other for "quite a while" and may have planned the escape together, Department of Corrections Assistant Commissioner Ricky Myr...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

White House doesn't deny Trump considering firing Mueller

Rosenstein: No, senator, it is not a disqualification. Ruddy said the ethics behind Mueller's presence are concerning considering how he was appointed to be special counsel. His comments came just days aft...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

The White House isn't denying that Trump might fire Robert Mueller

White House officials said late Monday that Ruddy was at the White House that day, but said he hadn't meet with the president and never spoke with him about the issue. Mr Trump's lawyer Marc Kasowitz issued a ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests in Chicago, across US

UNIDENTIFIED PROTESTORS: (Chanting) Stay. MARTIN: So, first of all, who organized these rallies and how many were there? A representative for ACT for America could not be reached for comment. So what is t...More..

Protests after police officer acquitted over fatal shooting of Philando Castile
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Protests after police officer acquitted over fatal shooting of Philando Castile

Anthony announced that Yanez would be dismissed. The demonstrations came after a jury found police officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of reckless discharge of a fi...More..

Secret Service says it does not have any White House tapes
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Secret Service says it does not have any White House tapes

Still, its not a definitive answer: While the Secret Service has handled such recordings for other presidents, including Richard Nixon , it's possible another agency is now doing that. If President Donald Tru...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Rickie Fowler makes three straight bogeys, falls out of US Open lead

And despite carding four birdies in his last six holes for a 71 on Friday, the four-time major victor saw his own pre-event prediction come true, having said on Tuesday that anyone who could not hit the wide fa...More..

Turkish parliament approves bill to deploy troops in Qatar
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Turkish parliament approves bill to deploy troops in Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain, Libya, and several other Sunni-led Arab nations have severed diplomatic relations, cut off transport routes, and suspended other ties with Qatar, accusi...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Seeking Normalcy, Congress Heads Back to Work Day After Shooting

Later, House Republican and Democratic leaders called for unity and praised the police, while Trump in an address from the White House said that the prayers of the nation and world are with Scalise . The FBI c...More..

Fight breaks out at anti-Sharia protest
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Fight breaks out at anti-Sharia protest

To further understand the vile Islamophobia behind the so-called anti-Sharia law rallies, it is important to know the network of fear-mongers behind ACT for America . The opposing groups varied in their number...More..

For Trump, a prosecution of Comey would be a disaster
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

For Trump, a prosecution of Comey would be a disaster

If they do, they asked that copies of the materials be provided to the panel by June 23. That was an excuse by the Democrats, who lost an election they shouldn't have lost. Mr Trump has told local media. Th...More..

Another day with severe weather threat; thunderstorm watch posted
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Another day with severe weather threat; thunderstorm watch posted

Stay tuned to Weather Watch 12 for the latest updates. Storms return along a potent cold front. Numerous reports of hail were reported, including baseball sized hail five miles east of Melcher-Dallas at aroun...More..

The Staggering Hypocrisy of Newt Gingrich
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

The Staggering Hypocrisy of Newt Gingrich

Those words, of course, do not square with perhaps the most famous vote Gingrich ever cast as a member of Congress - a vote in favor of the impeachment of then-President Bill Clinton . Maybe it's you, whoeve...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

The charges were eventually dismissed, but witnesses told deputies Hodgkinson grabbed the girl by the hair and threw her on the floor. A government official says the suspect in the Virginia shooting that injure...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Wife of congressional baseball shooting suspect tells of disbelief

Investigators say he shot House Rep. Steve Scalise before he was killed by police who had been guarding the congressman. Hodgkinson, who was shot by police and later died, apparently had been living out of ...More..

Putin says United States sanctions will 'complicate relations'
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Putin says United States sanctions will 'complicate relations'

Russian President Vladimir Putin hinted at Russia needing to "adjust something" in response to USA sanctions. Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Rand Paul, R-Ky., voted against the sanctions package. The White...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

Supporters of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La., hold signs before the Congressional baseball game , Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Washington . Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times a...More..

Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe

President Trump fired off tweets Friday morning attacking the special counsel's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, and apparently, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Comey was sacke...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Angry Trump decries being target of Russian Federation probe

Trump's Friday morning tweet capped off 24 hours of comments on Twitter about the investigation, including several remarks about his opponent in the 2016 election. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the rank...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress

He was killed by Capitol Police at the park in Alexandria, Virginia. The practice was being held ahead of the annual Congressional Baseball Game , which raises money for charity . The man who opened fire o...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Justice Department Says Rod Rosenstein Isn't Recusing Himself From Russia Investigation

Jake [Tapper], Roger Stone , the president's longtime friend and associate told CNN Money earlier today this, "I'd fire Mueller and Rosenstein for wasting the taxpayer's money. He also said it woul...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Steps Up Attacks on Russia Probe's Leaders

PBS' Judy Woodruff reported Monday that Trump friend Chris Ruddy told her after visiting the White House that Trump is "considering perhaps terminating" Mueller - a decision that would set off a mas...More..

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized

The Stark County Sheriff's Office in eastern OH says two family members are dead and a third, believed to be the shooter, has been taken to a Cleveland hospital with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The family p...More..

In Rare Moment of Bipartisan Unity, Senate Approves New Russia Sanctions
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

In Rare Moment of Bipartisan Unity, Senate Approves New Russia Sanctions

Lawmakers said they're responding to Russia's involvement in Ukraine and meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, and to Iran's development of a ballistic missile program , support for terrorism...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

The wrong attorney general is testifying today

In between, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who now appears to be in legal jeopardy himself, and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein cooked up the official line that Comey was dismissed because he acted impr...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation Over Comey Firing

The Justice Department had no comment on Trump's tweet Friday. He subsequently appointed Mueller as special counsel for the investigation into Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 election. Rosenste...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Day eyeing US Open fightback after 79

Open. They are the unknown heroes of the U.S. Open tournament. There is something about new U.S. Open venues that brings out the best in Jamie Lovemark. "I started missing some left and tried to correct it ...More..

I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

But Comey also testified he believes Mueller will look into allegations Trump pressured him into dropping the probe into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn, which could create more headaches for t...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Then and now: Jeremy Corbyn's critics in quotes

Gainsborough MP Sir Edward Leigh has criticised parts of the Conservative general election campaign, claiming that they spent too much time attempting to trash Jeremy Corbyn rather than setting out thei...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in alleged Russia meddling

Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence has now hired legal counsel to represent him in the Russian Federation probe and there are media reports that the investigation has expanded to include the business deal...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting

Mueller, a former FBI director who was named special counsel for the Russian Federation investigation after Comey was sacked, is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Kremlin official...More..

GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

By all indications that is the path the Republicans will take to try to ensure its passage. Hall said lawmakers didn't have a six-year plan on the bill but said the Legislature is up against the constitutiona...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump says Scalise remains in critical condition a day after Virginia shooting

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi recounted candidate Mr Trump's comments prodding supporters to pummel demonstrators at rallies and said Republicans were being "sanctimonious". The president says that becau...More..

Ferry crashes into jetty, at least 6 injured
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ferry crashes into jetty, at least 6 injured

According to the U.S. Coast Guard Northeast's Twitter account, they received reports that a high-speed ferry hit a jetty near Hyannis. A motor life boat was dispatched by that station, the tweet said. Multi...More..