• Donald Trump: Happy to Speak 'Under Oath' to Refute James Comey
Donald Trump: Happy to Speak 'Under Oath' to Refute James Comey

However, Trump denied that he had ever asked Comey to drop the FBI investigation into ties of his former national security adviser and Russian Federation, or asked for a pledge of loyalty, as Comey asserted on Thursday. But the rosy scenario rests on there being "no distractions" going forward, and the capacity of Trump himself to "turn the pag...

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  • White House defends Trump's tweets
White House defends Trump's tweets

By a little before 12:30 p.m. ET, almost two-and-a-half hours into Comey's testimony, Trump Jr . had tweeted more than 40 times . For many Americans, including myself, United States President Donald Trump is like a pimple on social media that can not be squashed.

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  • Sen. Angus King's Heated Exchange With Intelligence Officials
Sen. Angus King's Heated Exchange With Intelligence Officials

I have similar questions for Admiral Rogers. When pressed by one lawmaker to explain why he was refusing to answer questions about his conversations with the president, Coats replied, "I'm not sure I have a legal basis". SCOTT HORSLEY, BYLINE: Today's hearing was supposed to be about whether to renew the law authorizing foreign surveillance. ...

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  • Prosecutor says killer of 3 left online trail
Prosecutor says killer of 3 left online trail

The bio on a Twitter account the prosecutor said is believed to be Stair's says he "had to die in order to truly live" and that he was "speaking from before and beyond the grave". and reportedly took two pistol-grip shotguns from a duffel bag and began shooting just before 1 a.m. Stair then shot himself in the head, police said.

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  • WaPo: Trump Asked Coats to Intervene with Comey Too
WaPo: Trump Asked Coats to Intervene with Comey Too

Mr Coats testimony comes a day after the Washington Post reported that he told associates Mr Trump had tried to persuade the FBI to back off their investigation into his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , and his ties to the Kremlin.

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  • Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence panel
Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Former FBI Director James Comey hinted in his public hearing Thursday that Sessions, a former United States senator from Alabama, may have had additional contacts with Russians, and said in a closed hearing that investigators had received Russian intercepts detailing a possible third meeting between Sessions and Kislyak, sources familiar with the...

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  • Hollywood pays homage to 'Batman' icon Adam West
Hollywood pays homage to 'Batman' icon Adam West

West was born on September 19, 1928, in Walla Walla, Washington. He graduated from Whitman College in Walla Walla in 1951 with a major in literature and a minor in psychology. West also voiced the Caped Crusader and other characters in numerous animated incarnations of Batman . Although West received many benefits from his association with the ...

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  • Intel. Director Facing Senate Amid Claims of Trump Pressure
Intel. Director Facing Senate Amid Claims of Trump Pressure

The hearing includes Mr. Coats, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, National Security Agency Director Adm. Mike Rogers and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and was nominally called to discuss Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act provisions.

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  • House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes
House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes

KARL: Always fair. Mr. President, I want to get back to James Comey's testimony . KARL: And did he ask for a pledge of loyalty from you? "It can be done. "We do investigations here at the FBI , '" Herridge related. The attorney is expected to file a complaint with the Justice Department inspector general about the revelation next week, acc...

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  • Journal entry before bus crash: 'God has called me here'
Journal entry before bus crash: 'God has called me here'

Loved ones are reuniting after a fatal bus crash in south Fulton County and one family said goodbye. Smith said there were two people in the auto involved in the crash, but she wasn't sure of their conditions. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://on-ajc.com/2rIx44R) that 17-year-old Sarah Harmening's mother, Karen, fought through ...

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  • On Morning Joe, Nancy Pelosi tells Trump to 'go to sleep'
On Morning Joe, Nancy Pelosi tells Trump to 'go to sleep'

During a press conference on Friday, Pelosi asked critical questions about about Trump's total lack of concern about a foreign country's attempt to hijack our democratic process. "The president's fitness for office is something that is being called into question", she said. "We are not in disagreement with that", Pelosi responded, pivoting to...

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  • Jeff Sessions offered to resign amid tensions with Donald Trump
Jeff Sessions offered to resign amid tensions with Donald Trump

The ABC report does not specify when or where Sessions made the remark about resigning, or to whom it was made. However, a new report by Politico claims that Sessions had floated the idea of resignation in late May, days before Trump's scheduled global tour of the Middle East, according to a close confidant of the attorney general.

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  • Tyson recalls millions of pounds of breaded chicken
Tyson recalls millions of pounds of breaded chicken

The recall affects products made by Tyson, Conagra, and Gromet Boutique. Water Lilies Food Inc. of Astoria, NY, recalled 4,335 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat "Ahold Wedge" spicy chicken strips that it had shipped to retail locations in Washington D.C.

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  • Hillary Clinton Blames 'Weaponizing Technology' Used By Russians For 2016 Election Loss
Hillary Clinton Blames 'Weaponizing Technology' Used By Russians For 2016 Election Loss

Speaking at the 2017 Code Conference on Wednesday, the former candidate described the party's data tactics as "poor", "nonexistent" and "wrong". "People in covfefe houses shouldn't throw covfefe ", it said . "They had to be ready for that, and they had to have a plan for that and they had to be given the go-ahead; 'OK, this could be the end...

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  • Trump legal team to file complaint over Comey memos, source says
Trump legal team to file complaint over Comey memos, source says

In referring to Comey, Trump was citing the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's acknowledgement that he had leaked his own memos about his conversations with the president. Rather, Kasowitz said, Trump felt vindicated that Comey told him on several occasions that the president was not personally a focus of the investigation, an asse...

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  • Weis Market Shooter Leaves Online Footprint for Police to Follow
Weis Market Shooter Leaves Online Footprint for Police to Follow

The new details are contained in a search warrant affidavit state police wrote as they sought a court's permission to search Stair's Franklin Twp. home. and that the killing spree was systematically executed. No customers were inside the Weis Market , which is typically open from 6 a.m.to 11 p.m. Notice of the shooting rampage came after one p...

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  • Trump's lawyer will now answer all Russia-related questions, Spicer says
Trump's lawyer will now answer all Russia-related questions, Spicer says

Trump, who returned to Washington on Saturday after a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, has been expected to shake up staff to tackle the firestorm over investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and communication between Russia and Trump's campaign and transition team.

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  • Michelle Carter text: 'I was talking to him
Michelle Carter text: 'I was talking to him

No one ever calls me or texts me, " Carter texted to Samantha Boardman, according to testimony at Carter's involuntary manslaughter trial Tuesday. But as all of this went on, Flynn said Carter never told his mom that Carter had been on the phone with the teen, encouraging him to follow through with his plan to sit in his black Ford F-250 ...

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  • Congressional Investigators Seek Tapes, Notes On Trump-Comey Conversations
Congressional Investigators Seek Tapes, Notes On Trump-Comey Conversations

He testified that Trump invited him to a private dinner at the White House on January 27, where the president said , "I need loyalty". "It doesn't make sense", the president said. "There would be nothing wrong if I did say that , according to everybody that I've read today, but I did not say that". Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the...

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  • President Trump pledges $200 billion federal investment for infrastructure during Cincinnati speech
President Trump pledges $200 billion federal investment for infrastructure during Cincinnati speech

He says, "it's time to rebuild our country" and "to put America first". The president spoke about all that he had done to create jobs, including his decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate agreement. Speaking in Cincinnati, Ohio, Trump reviewed a proposal announced earlier this year to leverage $200 billion in his budget proposal into a $1 ...

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  • Jared Kushner will answer questions 'when the time is right'
Jared Kushner will answer questions 'when the time is right'

Schiff said he disagreed with White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster's suggestion that such back-channel communications might be typical and not concerning. The White House faces mounting questions about potential ties between Russian Federation and Trump's presidential campaign. He added that it is "very possible that those source...

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  • Comey Testimony Raises More Questions About Attorney General Sessions
Comey Testimony Raises More Questions About Attorney General Sessions

Sources told CNN Trump is frustrated that Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation because it led to naming of a special counsel in the matter. JOHNSON: Well, sources are telling me Trump has been very angry with Jeff Sessions for recusing himself in the Russian Federation investigation to begin with, l...

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  • Grandma stabbed her daughter, granddaughters, police say
Grandma stabbed her daughter, granddaughters, police say

A woman being sought in connection with stabbing her two grandchildren, one of them fatally, and her daughter has been arrested , Colton Police Cpl. The others were taken to the hospital for treatment. "And, for this lady to take the kids life like that it's just pitiful". Darrington Clark should be considered armed and risky and may be drivin...

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"We are under siege" | President Trump gives charging speech during Comey's testimony

The president did not make specific reference to Mr Comey, who says Mr Trump tried to get him to pledge loyalty and drop an investigation into potential collusion with Russian Federation by his campaign aides. "You fought hard for me and now I'm fighting hard for all of you", Trump said. 81 percent of white evangelical Christian voters cast a bal...

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  • Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 CMT Music Awards
Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 CMT Music Awards

But we're not waiting for the awards show to join the fun. "Especially the videos and helping me - she hates me saying this, but I want it to be said because she helps me so much to make these videos what they are". Lady Antebellum shut the night down with their one-of-a-kind crossover collaboration with Earth, Wind & Fire. Derulo and Brya...

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  • Trump committed to fair US elections free from any interference: White House
Trump committed to fair US elections free from any interference: White House

What the creator loves about this bot is that considering that it is simply modifying the format, it is truly neutral. For President Trump, the marketing message around tweets isn't always enough. "It would most likely be outside the White House". MSNBC's Thomas Roberts even went so far as to suggest twice on air that Trump's tweets following t...

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  • Donald Trump's comments on Paris climate accord shocking: Rajnath Singh
Donald Trump's comments on Paris climate accord shocking: Rajnath Singh

Fossil fuel pollution and climate change disproportionately hurt the poor - people who live closest to power plants and highways and other source of pollution and who struggle to adapt as seas rise and heat waves, droughts and storms become fiercer.

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  • Trump won't say if tapes exist; would testify under oath about Comey
Trump won't say if tapes exist; would testify under oath about Comey

Kasowitz, whom Trump hired last month to help him navigate the potential legal threats of the Russian Federation investigation, said in a statement shortly after Comey's testimony that the fired FBI director had made public "privileged" communications with the president.

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  • Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history
Powerball jackpot up to $435M, 10th largest in US history

If you win the jackpot prize, you have the option of either an annuitized prize that's paid over 29 years, or 30 payments including the first immediate payment, or a cash lump sum payment. Good luck. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 292 million. Powerball is played in 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S.

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  • Trump claims Kushner leaks 'fabricated lies'
Trump claims Kushner leaks 'fabricated lies'

The meeting took place at Trump Tower in NY and included the Russian ambassador, Kushner and Michael Flynn , who went on to be Trump's first national security adviser. Trump is believed to be considering bringing back Corey Lewandowski, his hard-charging former campaign manager who had been fired for falling foul of the Trump children and Kus...

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  • Body found in Thames believed to be connected to London attack
Body found in Thames believed to be connected to London attack

They said the man was arrested on suspicion of violating the Terrorism Act. The men then drove into pedestrians on the bridge before stabbing people at the nearby Borough Market on the night of June 3. and 212-year-old Italian-Moroccan Youssef Z. "They will want to be looking at that because they will want to learn lessons for the future, if th...

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  • S.Korea will not change THAAD agreement with US: security adviser
S.Korea will not change THAAD agreement with US: security adviser

The new tests came a day after South Korea suspended deployment of a controversial United States missile shield - an apparent concession to China, which is strongly opposed to the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system.

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  • Trump to evangelicals: We're 'under siege,' will be stronger
Trump to evangelicals: We're 'under siege,' will be stronger

Comey also suggested that Trump's intent was clear regarding whether the President was trying to pressure him into dropping the investigation into former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. However, can petitions actually result into Trump's removal or impeachment? President Richard Nixon resigned in August 1974 before he could forma...

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  • White House Finally Reveals Whether Donald Trump Has Confidence In Jeff Sessions
White House Finally Reveals Whether Donald Trump Has Confidence In Jeff Sessions

The ex-law enforcement official also testified that he believed the president asked him to halt a probe of national security advisor Mike Flynn and said he kept copious notes because he feared Trump would be untruthful about their interactions.

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  • What leaving the Paris climate deal means for business
What leaving the Paris climate deal means for business

Trump argued that the Paris agreement favors emerging economies such as China's and India's at the expense of US workers. WASHINGTON (AP) - While President Donald Trump's beliefs about global warming remain something of a mystery, his actions make one thing clear: He doesn't consider it a problem for the federal government to solve.

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