Trump attorney says president not under investigation

Sekulow, who is chief counsel at the American Center for Law and Justice, said that if the Post's reporting were accurate, Mr. Trump "would be under investigation for taking the action that the Department of Justice asked him to take". SEKULOW: No.... More..

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by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite tweets

However, Trump later told NBC News' Lester Holt that he had already chose to fire Comey before that memo was written. Adding to the confusion is the fact that the special investigation is now being led ...More..

Shooter James Hodgkinson went to GOP baseball practice with list of names
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Shooter James Hodgkinson went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

The congressman underwent another surgery on Saturday, and the hospital said he was more responsive and speaking with family. A rifle bullet hit his left hip, shattering bones, tearing organs, and leaving him...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump right to make Cuba pay for its intransigence

Further changes, the administration said, "will depend entirely on the Cuban government's willingness to expand the Cuban people's political freedom, respect their universal rights, and allow freedom of press a...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Thomas struggling in US Open

There's a high chance the 117th US Open will become the seventh major championship in a row to throw up a first-time major victor. "You've seen awesome shots work towards the hole and you've seen shots that ...More..

In tweets, Trump confirms he's under investigation
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

In tweets, Trump confirms he's under investigation

Trump may have been referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who wrote a highly critical memo about Comey . Donald Trump tweets about being under investigation . Rosenstein was also th...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

18 protesters arrested after Philando Castile court decision

Officer Jeronimo Yanez , who is Latino, was acquitted Friday of manslaughter and two lesser charges. The case drew national attention as Castile's girlfriend, a passenger in the vehicle, livestreamed th...More..

Firing Mueller would be a stupid, reckless act even for Trump
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Firing Mueller would be a stupid, reckless act even for Trump

Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., if he's seen any reason for Mueller to be fired, Rosenstein said, "I have not". "I mean, these are people who are going to be after [President Donald] Trump ", Gingrich told ABC New...More..

Trump lashes out at 'bad' Russia investigators
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump lashes out at 'bad' Russia investigators

Trump's comments came as lawyers for his presidential transition ordered former staffers to preserve all physical and electronic documents in order to comply with ongoing Russian Federation investigations. T...More..

Gunshots Ring Out at Republican Congressional Baseball Practice
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Gunshots Ring Out at Republican Congressional Baseball Practice

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that the president would not attend because of security concerns. "One of the things I think we need to look at is what they have available for them should some...More..

SA Govt Asks Trump to Reconsider Withdrawal From Paris Agreement
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

SA Govt Asks Trump to Reconsider Withdrawal From Paris Agreement

This makes the USA one of three countries outside of the pact that aims to slow Earth's temperature climb before it reaches two degrees Celsius higher than its preindustrial average. "By withdrawing from the ag...More..

Wife of Virginia shooter James Hodgkinson: 'I'm sorry that he did this'
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Wife of Virginia shooter James Hodgkinson: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

With the chief deputy of the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department by her side, she said she felt "horrible" about the actions of her husband of almost 30 years. It's not clear if the piece of paper, which co...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Donald Trump says no one has any proof on Russia

The story, which is based on information from unnamed USA officials, was published shortly before Deputy Attorney Rod Rosenstein put out a statement warning Americans not to believe anonymous sources . This ...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Protests Over Yanez Verdict Expected to Continue Sunday

Not surprisingly, many were outraged by the situation. Yanez's case is "believed to be the first time in Minnesota history that an officer was charged in an on-duty fatal shooting", as the New York Times rep...More..

Trump signs order expanding labor apprenticeships
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Trump signs order expanding labor apprenticeships

These programs enjoy a fair amount of bipartisan support, and have gotten a lot of buzz in recent months: In a March roundtable discussion, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff called on Trump to create 5 million ap...More..

Poll Shows Most Doubt Trump's Respect for Institutions
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Poll Shows Most Doubt Trump's Respect for Institutions

In the latest figures, 30% of those who participated in the poll "strongly approve" of how Trump has been performing his duties as President, while 42% "strongly disapprove" of how he has been conducting himsel...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Ruddy: Mueller Appears 'Out to Get the President'

In an interview with ABC News on Sunday, Trump attorney Jay Sekulow said he didn't want to speculate on whether or not the president would fire Mueller. Schiff told MSNBC's "Morning Joe" that "I don't...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Cooper urges Republicans to put more money in his priorities

Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson, who has been attending the working group meetings, said Sunday in a radio interview that tax reform would be an "easier lift" than health care - and cast doubt on whether a com...More..

President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation with tweet
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation with tweet

Donald Trump has said that he is being investigated for possible obstruction of justice over his decision to fire the FBI Director who was heading a probe into possible collusion between his election campaig...More..

Steve Scalise's shooter had a list with names of other congress members
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Steve Scalise's shooter had a list with names of other congress members

But with James Hodgkinson named as the Alexandria shooter, the national spotlight's here. Hodgkinson's wife told media members this week that she was shocked by the actions of her estranged husband. At the ...More..

Forest fires kills 43 in central Portugal
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Forest fires kills 43 in central Portugal

Sixty two people were killed and dozens more injured after hot and windy conditions fanned a massive wildfire in central Portugal. The fires on the tourist island of Madeira in August 2016 cost lives of th...More..

Scalise in 'some trouble' after shooting
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise in 'some trouble' after shooting

A message posted on Scalise's Twitter account said the congressman from Louisiana on Saturday was watching the Louisiana State baseball game and "rooting hard for a big Tigers win" in the College World Seri...More..

FBI Finds 'Hit List' On Body of Alexandria Shooter
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

FBI Finds 'Hit List' On Body of Alexandria Shooter

He wounded four people. Scalise, who was shot in the hip, remained in critical condition at a local hospital where doctors performed a third surgery. In late March, days before Hodgkinson left town, Bill ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Doctors 'encouraged' by Scalise's improvement

The Louisiana Republican is recovering from "substantial damage" he suffered when a bullet pierced his left hip and traveled directly across to the other hip, Dr. His family said they appreciate the support the...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Lawyer says Trump not under investigation

He said Trump posted the tweet in response to the Washington Post's report . Jay Sekulow , a member of Trump's team of personal lawyers as he faces the probe into his campaign's alleged ties with Russia...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Second day of Philando Castile protests continue in downtown Minneapolis

Yanez, who is Latino, testified that Castile disregarded his commands not to pull out the gun and that he feared for his life. "I had to explain to her, today in the auto ride home, what this was all about,...More..

Gunmen stage attack on tourist resort in Mali, officials say
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Gunmen stage attack on tourist resort in Mali, officials say

Soldiers from France's Bakhane counter-terrorist force have setup a security cordon in conjunction with local authorities. " The situation is under control ". "Security forces are in place". Mali has been b...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Paul Ryan says everyone should just let Robert Mueller do his job

Adam Schiff of California, has said that if Trump were to get Mueller fired, Congress would re-establish the independent counsel unit and name Mueller to head it. "But the president is going to seek th...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Justin Thomas breaking records at US Open

He'll head home to spend time with his son, River Jones Johnson, who was born Monday. A dizzying day of action could be topped on Sunday with six players within three shots of the lead all eyeing their firs...More..

Mo Brooks' name appeared on James Hodgkinson assassination hit list, report says
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Mo Brooks' name appeared on James Hodgkinson assassination hit list, report says

United States media identified Hodgkinson, who died following a shootout with police in the Washington suburb of Alexandria, as a 66-year-old from Belleville Illinois, a suburb of St. "There's no way of kno...More..

Men Who Illegally Sold Over $300K Worth of Avocados Arrested: Sheriff
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Men Who Illegally Sold Over $300K Worth of Avocados Arrested: Sheriff

Three employees at a produce processing facility in Ventura County were arrested this week after detectives uncovered an illegal avocado sales operation at the location, officials said Friday. Three Califor...More..

Trump Administration Keeps DACA in Place But Ends DAPA
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump Administration Keeps DACA in Place But Ends DAPA

Even before she signed up for former President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), Ibarra never shied away from speaking her mind. Many also decried the decision to revoke DAPA ( ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Michelle Carter found guilty of texting her boyfriend to kill himself

Carter sobbed as the judge read out his decision - a far cry from the callousness she had previously shown on the witness stand. This court further finds that the commonwealth has proven beyond a reasonable do...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Thousands protest acquittal of officer who killed Philando Castile

Others include, Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, La., Eric Garner, who was held in a chokehold by police, and died in NY, and Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager, who was shot by an officer in Ferguson, Mo. Yane...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump cancels Obama's 'one-sided' Cuban deal

Cuba's government has criticised Donald Trump's "hostile rhetoric" in announcing new restrictions on U.S. ties to the island nation, but reiterated Havana's willingness to hold "respectful dialogue" with ...More..