The complex issues of the Russia probe, special counsel

Democrats and Republicans alike decried President Trump's tweet about the Russian Federation investigation on Capitol Hill Friday. President Trump speaks Thursday at the White House about the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scales of La... More..

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Doctors say student has severe injuries to brain
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Doctors say student has severe injuries to brain

Kanter said the youth suffered "extensive loss of brain tissue in all regions of the brain". Unfortunately, Otto's return was bittersweet as the college student has been in a coma for over a year. When asked by...More..

Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

Doctors "fully expect him to walk", Sava said , "and hopefully run". He sustained "a single rifle shot to the left hip" that "travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs and causing...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Arrests in Minnesota Clashes after Castile Cop's Acquittal

Despite the acquittal, the city of St. Anthony announced that Yanez would be dismissed. The public outcry included protests in Minnesota that shut down highways and surrounded the governors mansion. "I'm mad as...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Officer never saw Philando Castile's gun before shooting, prosecutor says

St. Anthony police Officer Jeronimo Yanez is charged with killing Philando Castile following a traffic stop last July in Falcon Heights. The officer shot the driver five times seconds after Castile told h...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump will not weaken 'the revolution', Cuban government says

The new policy bans most U.S. business transactions with the Armed Forces Business Enterprises Group, a Cuban conglomerate involved in all sectors of the economy, but makes some exceptions, including for air ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Congressional Baseball Game carries on, one day after shooting

The risk is lower than when Scalise was brought in to the hospital, Sava noted, adding that he more confident and optimistic about the congressman's condition. "He was as critical as can be", Sava said. O...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Jared Kushner's business dealings being investigated, Washington Post reports

A day later, Mr Rosenstein appointed Mr Mueller, who was at the helm of the Federal Bureau of Investigation during the September 11 attacks, as special counsel. The latest White House crisis struck on the eveni...More..

Putin says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Putin says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'

It would require the administration to explain any moves to ease or lift sanctions, and create a new mechanism for Congress to review and block any such effort. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders s...More..

Iran raps new U.S. sanctions, says missile program legitimate
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Iran raps new U.S. sanctions, says missile program legitimate

He went on saying that the new sanctions were part of a larger plan by the U.S. to reverse some of its defeats in the Middle East. Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Friday that the country is going to take ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Secret Service Reports No Trump White House Recordings

That tweet led the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director to leak portions of the memos he had kept to document his conversations with Trump - in the hopes of prompting the appointment of a special c...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe

Reports have been mounting that Mueller is investigating Trump for potential obstruction of justice related to his firing of Comey. Trump's Twitter response followed days of intensifying criticism of Mueller ...More..

Jared Kushner's business record is under investigation
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Jared Kushner's business record is under investigation

Mr Mueller was appointed as special counsel to investigate Moscow's involvement in the presidential election a year ago and possible collusion by Trump campaign associates with the Russians, but there has bee...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Newt Gingrich: Trump Cannot Obstruct Justice

After stating his shock that the president has anyone at all supporting him given the "endless barrage" of negative, hostile press surrounding him from the day he first announced he was running for office, Ging...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

4-Way Tie For 1st Place After 2 Rounds of US Open

McIlroy's pre-tournament comments proved disappointingly accurate after he had predicted that anyone who could not hit the wide fairways " might as well pack your bags and go home ". The top 60 and ties make ...More..

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sexual assault case
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sexual assault case

Meanwhile, Constand's attorneys are "confident that these proceedings have given a voice to the many victims who felt powerless and silenced", they said in a statement . Although Bill Cosby's sexual assa...More..

New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

Oracle will start their second defence with a head start against the Kiwis after winning the qualifying regatta. "We have to win eight races and we are really happy to get two wins on the board early", Burlin...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting

Trump visited the Louisiana congressman at the hospital Wednesday night, and Vice President Mike Pence paid a visit Thursday morning. " Ladies and gentlemen: let's play ball! ". Hospital officials said it is ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Cuba policy reversal means few immediate changes

Declaring Obama's pact with Castro a "completely one-sided deal", Trump said he was canceling it. The U.S. Commerce and Treasury Departments will restrict the flow of money to the regime, which the admini...More..

Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor

In Virginia , voters can vote in either gubernatorial primary, regardless of party affiliation. "I don't know about you, but I'm inspired to keep fighting tonight", Perriello said. Those with more moderate v...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Protesters storm town hall after London fire

Earlier, Cundy expressed fears that all the victims of the massive fire that engulfed the Grenfell Tower in west London may never be identified as there was growing anger over the failure of authorities to en...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say

Scott Applewhite, File). "Our family asks that you continue to pray for Steve ... and all of those hurt in this attack", Jennifer Scalise said in the statement . The rifle blast left possibly hundreds of b...More..

Trump owes millions to banks lobbying the government
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump owes millions to banks lobbying the government

At his golf courses alone, Trump reported $ 288 million in income which includes $19.8 million from his club in Bedminster, New Jersey, where he has spent some weekends as President. More than $50 million of T...More..

Minnesota police officer acquitted in Philando Castile shooting
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Minnesota police officer acquitted in Philando Castile shooting

In an audio recording made during the incident, which was played in court , Mr Castile is heard telling the officer he had a gun in the vehicle, and being told in return not to reach for it. Wiley added: "I ca...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Paul Ryan: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

During the House hearing, New York Representative Nita Lowey asked Rosenstein if he had discussed former FBI Director James Comey's termination with the White House , and if anyone directed him to writ...More..

Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch at Congressional Baseball Game
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch at Congressional Baseball Game

Many players, although wearing uniforms of various professional and college baseball teams within their states and districts, wore the purple caps of Louisiana State University in Scalise's honor. Doctors imm...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Cop at frat brothers' hearing: Pledge 'looked like a corpse'

It was 12 hours before a member of the fraternity called 911. They face charges that include, for some, involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault, while others face much less serious offenses. Surveillanc...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Hannity calls on Mueller, Rosenstein to resign

Mueller's investigation was looking at money laundering by Trump associates", a source told the Times . First, in response to questioning from Sen. ROSENSTEIN: No, he has not. Comey told senators he thought ...More..

Justice Department's Rosenstein assures Congress of special counsel's independence in Russian Federation probe
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Justice Department's Rosenstein assures Congress of special counsel's independence in Russian Federation probe

Still, he said: "Bob Mueller did a great job as Federal Bureau of Investigation director. I think it is", Ruddy said. Ruddy told CNN on Tuesday that Mueller and Trump "had a private conversation" and sugges...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

This is why your grocery shopping is all set to change

In cash! That breaks down to Jeff Bezos and company paying $US42 ($55) per share for a United States chain of health food and lifestyle stores. " Whole Foods Market has been satisfying, delighting and nour...More..

Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

The jackpot is the tenth biggest in US history and has odds of winning that are one in 292 million. "We're hoping they're a parishioner and they'll bring us a check tomorrow", said Blais, president of the Sun...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Friend says Trump weighs firing special counsel Mueller

The questioning about whether the White House was seeking to oust Mueller came as top conservative boosters of Trump sought to delegitimize Mueller, a former FBI director who took the special counsel job afte...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Doctors Update Condition of Congressman Shot at Baseball Practice

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called "Terminate the Republ...More..

CEO of Newsmax: Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

CEO of Newsmax: Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller

Rosenstein responded: "No I have not". Several Trump-supporting media figures called for Robert Mueller to be fired; a Trump friend said the president was actually considering it; a Trump lawyer wouldn't ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Plans to sue President Trump over allegedly taking foreign government payments

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh and D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine said they will make a formal statement Monday afternoon. Earlier this year, legal watchdog group Citizens for Responsibil...More..