• Donald Trump blasts 'coward' James Comey
Donald Trump blasts 'coward' James Comey

Later Comey was pressed about why he accommodatingly told Trump in the March 30 call that he "would see what we could do" to lift the "cloud" of the Russian Federation investigation. Given Comey's reputation as a methodical, ultracautious investigator, the testimony was damning, said a Washington lawyer who served in a top position in a prior a...

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  • Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area
Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

A sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million and matching all six numbers was sold at the store in Southern California and will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in USA history. The unnamed couple that bought the ticket chose to take the cash payout option of $74 million. At the jackpot for Wednesday's drawing there will be $40 million...

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  • Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights
Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights

Organizers say it's being sponsored by Clark County commissioners Marilyn Kirkpatrick and Chris Giunchigliani. - About 100,000 straight and gay people, minorities and not, stretched from Hollywood to West Hollywood today, as what used to be a annual, raucous Gay Pride march this year became.ResistMarch to protest politics.

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  • Trump blasts ex-FBI director James Comey on Twitter as 'cowardly'
Trump blasts ex-FBI director James Comey on Twitter as 'cowardly'

Collins on Sunday said that Trump needs to set the record straight. Donald Trump , Jr., son of President Donald Trump, attends the 139th White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House on April 17, 2017. "I didn't say that", Trump said of the claim about Flynn, who resigned in February after it emerged that he misled Vice Presid...

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  • Gavin Pitches Fullerton To Victory
Gavin Pitches Fullerton To Victory

The Titans managed only two hits against four pitchers. Eastman (2-0) was almost unhittable on the mound, as he tossed a season-high seven innings, allowing just one hit and zero earned runs while striking out eight. He hit Dillon Persinger and Richards followed with a single to put runners at first and second with no one out before LoForte str...

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  • Trump labels Comey as 'cowardly' and potential criminal
Trump labels Comey as 'cowardly' and potential criminal

Donald Trump Jr., who still doesn't know how to sit properly on a stool , awkwardly perched himself on the set of Justice with Judge Jeanine Saturday night where he unwittingly implicated his father and corroborated former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's testimony before Congress .

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  • Use-of-force expert: Minnesota officer justified in shooting
Use-of-force expert: Minnesota officer justified in shooting

The 32-year-old cafeteria worker had a permit for the weapon. Prosecutors have argued that Yanez could have taken lesser steps when Castile told him he was carrying a gun, such as asking to see Castile's hands or asking where the gun was.

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  • Intel Chiefs Refuse to Answer Trump-Russia Questions
Intel Chiefs Refuse to Answer Trump-Russia Questions

The day after the report, Coats declined to answer whether it was true - but Coats also teased that he may be open to answering the question if asked by the right committee. "Then why are you not answering our questions?" Coats' testimony before the Senate intelligence committee has been scheduled for weeks, an event that was already expect...

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  • Jude Classic for second straight year
Jude Classic for second straight year

DES MOINES, Iowa - Brandt Jobe shot a six-under 66 to take a share of the lead following the second round of the PGA Tour Champions event in Iowa. Phil Mickelson was also in the mix on Sunday, but veered off track with a triple-bogey on the 12th hole to trickle back. CAMBRIDGE, Ontario (AP) - Lexi Thompson is part of a three-way tie for fir...

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  • Scherzer gets to 2000 Ks, but Rangers beat Nationals 5-1
Scherzer gets to 2000 Ks, but Rangers beat Nationals 5-1

On Treinen's first pitch, DeShields scored on a passed ball by catcher Matt Wieters to give the Rangers a 2-1 lead. "Very gutsy performance by Austin", Rangers manager Jeff Banister, "going against a premier pitcher in Major League Baseball in Max Scherzer , knowing that you really have to limit any chances this lineup has".

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  • Whistle on Preds' chance keeps it 0-0 in Game 6
Whistle on Preds' chance keeps it 0-0 in Game 6

With the victory, the Penguins clinched the best-of-seven championship 4-2 to win the franchise's fifth Stanley Cup . And Sidney Crosby became only the third player to win a second straight Conn Smythe Trophy as the MVP of the National Hockey League playoffs.

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  • Will Senate Republicans repeal Obamacare when nobody's looking?
Will Senate Republicans repeal Obamacare when nobody's looking?

Critics say the problem is aggravated by uncertainty over what Trump and Republicans intend to do. A month ago , he pledged that he could deliver eight to ten Democrats on an ObamaCare "fix" rather than a repeal . McConnell told reporters , "We're getting close to having a proposal to whip and to take to the floor". The meeting with GOP congress...

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  • Donald Trump Tweets Great Response To Covfefe Tweet
Donald Trump Tweets Great Response To Covfefe Tweet

It took roughly six hours for the tweet to be deleted , during which time Twitter mused about what " covfefe " meant or what might have caused Trump to fire off a mis-tweet. It was a #Covfefe kind of day yesterday as the Twitterverse took to President Trump's most recent and confusing midnight tweet like moths to a flame.

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  • Rally in Atlanta against Islamic law meets counterprotests
Rally in Atlanta against Islamic law meets counterprotests

In Seattle , protesters could be heard singing: "No hate, no fear, Muslims are welcome here", as footage showed the two groups involved in a physical altercation. Talbot Sleater, a 62-year-old construction foreman, said that the Seattle protest was the first of the kind that he had attended. In New York, for example, the "anti-Shariah" rally inv...

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  • President Trump's Lawyer Made a Mistake in Describing James Comey's Testimony
President Trump's Lawyer Made a Mistake in Describing James Comey's Testimony

Pundits and legal experts were divided on whether Trump's actions rose to the level of obstruction of justice, a potentially impeachable offense, while Comey said that decision was now in the hands of the special prosecutor, former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller.

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  • Ex-Penn St officials sorry didn't do more in Sandusky case
Ex-Penn St officials sorry didn't do more in Sandusky case

Former athletic director Timothy Curley, 63, was sentenced to seven to 23 months incarceration and two years probation. Sandusky, 73, was convicted in 2012 of sexually abusing boys he accessed through his Second Mile charity for at-risk children, some of whom he brought back to Penn State's campus.

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  • Kathy Griffin Finally Said Something That Made Me Laugh
Kathy Griffin Finally Said Something That Made Me Laugh

She added, "The sitting president of the United States and his grown children and the first lady are personally trying to ruin my life forever. Today it's me, but tomorrow it might be you". She said: 'I've had everybody turn on me and I just wanna make people laugh'. As Politico reports , Franken said, "I believe what Kathy Griffin did was i...

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  • Former Government Contractor Charged in First Criminal Leak Case in Trump's Presidency
Former Government Contractor Charged in First Criminal Leak Case in Trump's Presidency

Investigators say they were able to track victor by observing that the document leaked to The Intercept appeared to be folded, which led them to believe it had been printed out. Davis said she became a linguist, speaking Arabic and Farsi, and spent four years assigned to the NSA at Fort Meade, Maryland. Winner posted under a pseudonym, Sara Wi...

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  • Sean Spicer Says 'Small Group' Know What Trump's Covfefe Tweet Meant
Sean Spicer Says 'Small Group' Know What Trump's Covfefe Tweet Meant

In that Tuesday session, Spicer derided the press for an erroneous tweet by a BBC journalist alleging Trump was not wearing an earpiece during a speech by the Italian Prime Minister and declined to address the Russian Federation reports in any detail.

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  • Donald Trump crashes wedding at his New Jersey golf club
Donald Trump crashes wedding at his New Jersey golf club

Some donated up to $100,000 to attend the event, which is Trump's first for a member of Congress. "It was a great event with about 100 guests and the congressman raised more than $800,000", said Chris Russell, a spokesman for MacArthur's campaign.

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  • Remembering the Fallen at Arlington
Remembering the Fallen at Arlington

Trump called on Americans to look into the eyes of people who had lost loved ones in the military and thank them for their sacrifice. Horton, a sniper sent to Afghanistan in 2011, died in a gun battle with the Taliban near the Pakistan border three months into his deployment.

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  • NASA chooses Indian-American for astronaut position
NASA chooses Indian-American for astronaut position

The 22nd class introduced Wednesday is the largest group NASA has selected in nearly 20 years. This batch has seven men and five women and this is the Class number 22 of American spaceflight trainees starting from 1959, making it the largest battalion of astronauts in the last 2o years.

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  • Trump calls ex-FBI director Comey a
Trump calls ex-FBI director Comey a "leaker" after testimony

Trump spent Thursday morning meeting with his secretary of state, secretary of defence and national security adviser, discussing North Korea, the Persian Gulf region and other matters, said White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Kasowitz was set to file a complaint with the Justice Department's Office of the Inspector General and send ...

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  • Cuomo: NY state will keep Affordable Care Act protections
Cuomo: NY state will keep Affordable Care Act protections

According to the governor's office, NY is home to one of the most robust health marketplaces in the country, and insurers who do not comply will lose access to such profitable programs. The objective of the proposed legislation is to create a publicly funded agency dedicated to managing our national health insurance, free of the influence of US pol...

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  • Comey Testimony Hysterics Perfectly Summed Up in 5 Hilarious Cartoons
Comey Testimony Hysterics Perfectly Summed Up in 5 Hilarious Cartoons

But yesterday showed no collusion, no obstruction. He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed allegations. The president rebutted that exchange, saying it made "no sense" because "I hardly know the man".

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  • WH offers explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet
WH offers explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

There was no end to the tweet. Spicer hems before dropping what sounds a lot like a bombshell. Spicer had no further information on Mr. Trump's decision on whether to back out of the Paris climate agreement , although Mr. More than three dozen House Democrats want to shut off Jared Kushner's access to classified information in light of ...

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  • Donald Trump Ridicules 'Cowardly' Leaker James Comey
Donald Trump Ridicules 'Cowardly' Leaker James Comey

When pressed on the matter, Trump said: "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future". The president also said that he never asked the former FBI director to pledge his "loyalty" over the investigation, a major part of what Comey said during his testimony .

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  • Powerball winner sold at California retailer
Powerball winner sold at California retailer

Winners have up to 1 year to claim their prize. The lucky numbers drawn Saturday night that will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in USA history are 20-26-32-38-58, and the Powerball number is 3. The store is located in the midst of Sun City, a retirement community off Interstate 215 in Menifee, about 70 miles north of San Diego. Powerball ...

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  • So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?
So is Donald Trump secretly recording conversations or not?

Trump slammed Comey as a "leaker" Friday after the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director told the Senate hearing he gave a friend a written memo detailing a meeting he had with the president and asked the friend to give it to a reporter.

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  • Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny
Attorney General Session next up for Capitol Hill scrutiny

In a statement issued after the testimony, the Justice Department denied that account. He described an episode during the inquiry into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. After the election but before the inauguration, Trump asked Bharara to stay on as US attorney in Manhattan when they met at Trump Tower. The next day, Mr Comey ...

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  • Collins: Trump should give clear answer on Comey tapes
Collins: Trump should give clear answer on Comey tapes

The closest comparison, he said , was the appearance 44 years ago of President Richard Nixon's White House counsel John Dean, who, after being fired by Nixon, gave damning testimony in 1973 to the Senate Watergate Committee. Comey testified he had nine one-on-one conversations with Trump - and detailed each in memos just after they met for fear th...

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  • Sessions Says He Will Testify Before US Senate Panel
Sessions Says He Will Testify Before US Senate Panel

Richard Shelby , R-Ala., Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations subcommittees but that it had become clear some members would focus their questions on the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Trump's Personal Lawyer To File Complaint Against Comey For 'Leaks'
Trump's Personal Lawyer To File Complaint Against Comey For 'Leaks'

US President Donald Trump at a media conference in the Rose Garden of the White House with the visiting president of Romania Klaus Iohannis. "The president also never told Mr. "No plausible case. We must distinguish crimes from pol sins". Trump's lawyer Marc Kasowitz said the president "never told Mr Comey "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty...

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  • Donald Trump breaks Twitter silence after Comey testimony, declares 'total vindication'
Donald Trump breaks Twitter silence after Comey testimony, declares 'total vindication'

Comey admitted that Trump did not order him in so many words to stop investigating Russian meddling in last year's presidential election. I mean think of it, I hardly know the man, it doesn't make sense. "The administration chose to defame me and, more importantly, the Federal Bureau of Investigation by saying that the organization was in disa...

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  • Someone Just Hit a Giant Powerball Jackpot
Someone Just Hit a Giant Powerball Jackpot

A Powerball player in California will take home the entire $447.8 million jackpot after matching all six numbers on their ticket in Saturday's drawing, lottery officials said. The other option of a lump-sum payout would reduce the cash prize to $279 million. Owner Matthew Alberre said Sunday he has not received much information about the bo...

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