Trump confirms he's under investigation, lashes out at deputy attorney general

Sam Nunberg, who worked for Trump's presidential campaign, said it "could seem to be a conflict" for Mueller to first interview with the president to be a possible replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey and then days later to be named as th... More..

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by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Paul Ryan to Donald Trump: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

But expressions of discontent with Mueller are bubbling up nonetheless. "I personally think it would be a very significant mistake even though I don't think there is a justification (for a special counsel)". ...More..

Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks

James Hodgkinson , 66, a former home-inspection businessman, had been charged with domestic violence in 2006 but was not convicted and had a number of minor convictions on his record. The widow said her husba...More..

Officer killed while standing outside patrol vehicle in Alachua County
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Officer killed while standing outside patrol vehicle in Alachua County

Sergeant William Trampass Bishop was working in Alachua county outside his patrol auto when a person driving southbound struck and killed him. A report from FHP says charges are pending. Bishop's family durin...More..

Senate passes Russia sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Senate passes Russia sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said this week that he was wary of Congress taking actions that could interfere with the administration's efforts to improve relations with Russian Federation. The bill passed t...More..

Democrats Win Congressional Baseball Game After Steve Scalise Shooting
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Democrats Win Congressional Baseball Game After Steve Scalise Shooting

The attack happened around 7 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park where lawmakers were practicing for a congressional charity baseball game. Scalise underwent a third surgery Thursday and w...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump considering 'terminating' Russia probe leader

Rosenstein responded: "No I have not". And a person familiar with Trump's thinking said Tuesday morning that it's "unlikely" the President will fire Mueller , but conceded that it's often hard to pre...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Not much new in Trump's Cuba policy

Trump said he was reimposing certain travel and trade restrictions that had been relaxed by the Obama administration in an attempt to improve relations, criticising it as a "completely one-sided deal". Reac...More..

Hospital: US congressman Scalise still in critical condition
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Hospital: US congressman Scalise still in critical condition

Sava said Friday that there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's body, but "we have no intention to try and remove all the bullet fragments at this point". The shooter, James T. Hodgkinson , was kille...More..

Wife Of Alexandria Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Wife Of Alexandria Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

The alleged shooter, identified by police as James Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois , was killed in a shootout with police Wednesday morning after shooting Rep. Suzanne Hodgkinson, the wife of a gunma...More..

Scalise's condition improves, but more operations and long hospital stay expected
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise's condition improves, but more operations and long hospital stay expected

It is a rare and genuine opportunity for Democrats and Republicans to put their divisions aside and show those gathered in the stadium and watching across the United States, that they are not just politicia...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Rosenstein Warns Against Stories Citing Anonymous Sources

It was not clear whether the president was basing his tweet on direct knowledge, or on reports this week that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether he obstructed justice by firing Mr Come...More..

Trump administration backtrack: Obama's Dreamers will stay
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump administration backtrack: Obama's Dreamers will stay

The Trump administration is canceling an Obama-era policy to allow millions of undocumented immigrant parents of US-born children to stay in the country . The formal announcement actually came late Thursday,...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Newt Gingrich on Russia Probe: 'This Whole Thing Stinks'

So, the fantasy that didn't occur is now being replaced by - by the way, technically, the president of the United States can not obstruct justice. And Newt Gingrich was Speaker of the House. The reports tha...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump, via angry tweets, confirms he's under investigation

Robert Mueller , the special counsel named by the department to investigate the Russian Federation matter, is now examining whether Trump or others sought to obstruct the probe, a person familiar with the...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Paul Casey part of 4-way tie atop US Open

Harman now stands at 12-under-par for the tournament but is being followed closely by Justin Thomas , Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood . The U.S. I've just got to keep going. "I'm like, 'Let's get to 8, ...More..

Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'

As congressional Republicans and Democrats joined Thursday night in their annual baseball game, played this year in Scalise's honor, word came from the hospital that he remained in critical condition, but had "...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Man dies and police hurt as violence escalates in Darjeeling, India

The move comes on the heels of the death of three GJM workers in clashes with the security personnel on Saturday. Upping the ante, GJM activists, including the women's wing, came out on the streets in hundred...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

United States congressman Scalise still in critical condition: hospital

Scalise was shot Wednesday morning as a gunman sprayed bullets into a GOP congressional baseball practice. Scalise, 51, suffered a rifle wound in his left hip that shattered bones, tore organs and caused se...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Who is Otto Warmbier?

Daniel Kanter , professor of neurology and director of the Neurocritical Care Program said . "He was very candid and it was a nice conversation", he said, adding that Trump expressed concern for the family...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

President Trump: Scalise "In Some Trouble". Praying For Victims

The congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and the hospital said he was more responsive and speaking with family. The bullet that struck Scalise tore through his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring inte...More..

Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires

Government officials say many of victims died in their cars when flames swept over a road. The fire broke out in the Pedrogao Grande area, a municipality about 150 kilometers (93 miles) northeast of capital ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump to announce rollbacks of Obama's Cuba policy during Miami visit

However, Trump will stop short of closing embassies or breaking diplomatic relations restored in 2015 after more than five decades of hostility and will not cut off recently resumed direct U.S. The new presiden...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Another police shooting acquittal worries black gun owners

Paul and the adjoining city of Minneapolis, and fueled a national debate about the appropriate use of force by police against racial minorities. Castile , a 32-year-old school cafeteria worker, was driving w...More..

Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

The Congressional Baseball Game for Charity - usually a low-key event that draws about 10,000 people - had sold more than 20,000 tickets and raised more than $1 million for charity as of Thursday afternoon,...More..

Reeling from shooting, Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Reeling from shooting, Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

The assailant, who had nursed grievances against President Donald Trump and the GOP, fought a gun battle with police before he, too, was shot and later died. The two officers, David Bailey and Crystal Grine...More..

Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

Scott Applewhite, File). Scalise was shot Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, . House Majority Whip Rep. Within hours, the tragic shooting on a baseball practice...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Senate overwhelmingly passes measure for tougher Russian Federation sanctions

If it passes the House, President Donald Trump would have to either sign or veto a bill that the White House has had little response to so far. The legislation would impose new sanctions against " cor...More..

Scalise remains in critical condition following third surgery
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise remains in critical condition following third surgery

A huge ovation came from the crowd, which swelled to a record 24,959, when Special Agent David Bailey , one of the Capitol Police officers injured in the attack on Republicans at their ball practice in Virgi...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable

Dr. Jack Sava, director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , said the team working with Scalise is "encouraged" by his progress. Sava says Scalise has responded to family members while he's still ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Senate approves new Russia sanctions

On Wednesday, the US Senate voted in favor of new sanctions against Russian Federation over its alleged interference in the US presidential election in 2016, the allegation which Moscow strongly denies. The W...More..

Shot US Congressman Scalise undergoes surgery
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Shot US Congressman Scalise undergoes surgery

Scalise and the others had been at the GOP team's baseball practice in nearby Alexandria, Virginia, when they were shot. Capitol Hill Police officers stand watch outside the House of Representatives on Capit...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

McIlroy, Day to miss US Open cut

There was a great moment on the 18th green. Casey, the former world No 3, has always possessed so much talent that it is, in fact, a surprise that he has not figured at the business end of more majors. The En...More..

Shooting at Congressional baseball practice in Virginia, groups respond
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Shooting at Congressional baseball practice in Virginia, groups respond

For its analysis of the shooting of a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, The Washington Post used a pro-gun control definition of mass shootings in order to include the recent Alexandria attack....More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Here are the Southern Californians playing in the charity congressional baseball game

A sign in the crowd proclaimed "ONE FAMILY" and the announcer's mention of Mr Scalise , the House majority whip who was critically wounded in the attack, brought the masses to their feet. Scalise has previou...More..