• Koepka enjoys 'amazing' US Open win
Koepka enjoys 'amazing' US Open win

And for a player who took that most un-American of decisions to develop his game elsewhere - in his case on the PGA European Tour - the American's homecoming party was all the sweeter for the hugely impressive way he fashioned victory in this 117th US Open at Erin Hill.

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  • Pakistan win Champions Trophy
Pakistan win Champions Trophy

Sarfraz Ahmed hailed Pakistan's Champions Trophy victory as historic, hoping that it would encourage teams to tour the nation hereafter. Sent in to bat by India captain Virat Kohli , Pakistan's opening pair Fakhar (114) and Azhar Ali (59) put together their second consecutive century stand, motoring to 128 in 23 overs before Azhar was ...

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  • Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe
Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

During the December meeting with Kislyak, Kushner suggested establishing a secure communications line between Trump officials and the Kremlin at a Russian diplomatic facility, reports The Washington Post . Dianne Feinstein, top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said she was "increasingly concerned" that Trump will fire both Mueller and ...

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  • Paul Ryan: Let Mueller Do His Job
Paul Ryan: Let Mueller Do His Job

The friend, Christopher Ruddy, chief executive of Newsmax Media, who was at the White House Monday, said on PBS' "NewsHour" that Trump was "considering, perhaps, terminating the special counsel". Still, Gingrich said any special counsel with an agenda can "all of the sudden find something procedural and technical to latch onto". The comment...

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  • Cosby lawyers fighting civil suits by 10 women
Cosby lawyers fighting civil suits by 10 women

Cosby was charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Legal experts say prosecutors in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case are likely to reshape their case for the second trial. He found success with his "Fat Albert" animated TV show and starred in commercials for Jell-O pudding. But Constand's allegations were the only criminal ...

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  • 150 gather at Minnesota park for Castile rally
150 gather at Minnesota park for Castile rally

Anthony said . Today, the police officer who shot Castile , Jeronimo Yanez , 29, had his day in court and the jury found him not guilty on all counts. Ramsey County Attorney John Choi, who made the decision to charge Yanez, said his office considered carefully before bringing the case. Minnesota Gov.

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  • Jury begins deliberating charges brought against officer who fatally shot Philando Castile
Jury begins deliberating charges brought against officer who fatally shot Philando Castile

The judge allowed the jurors to review the videos, however, the requests for the transcript were denied. Both videos were played at trial. The video shows the interaction between the two men, the shooting and attempts to revive Castile.

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  • Paul Casey goes top then crashes down US Open leaderboard
Paul Casey goes top then crashes down US Open leaderboard

It helps that he made five consecutive birdies, just one short of the tournament record held by three players, including Adam Hadwin, who made six straight birdies in the first round Thursday. Looking towards the weekend, Casey said all the low scoring on the rain-softened course could abruptly end. Behind the leading quartet, a logjam grouped ei...

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  • Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'
Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'

The Hill reported Saturday that ex-Bush ethics lawyer Richard Painter, just after appearing on Fox News , posted to his Twitter account the prediction that if Donald Trump fires Robert Mueller , he would not last much longer as president .

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  • Trump still angry over Russia probe
Trump still angry over Russia probe

Significantly, the Washington Post claims that even before Mueller's appointment, the Justice Department had opened an investigation into Trump for possible obstruction of justice . But is he right that Trump would be removed from office if he fires Mueller? News of Rosenstein's reaction comes amid mounting worries on Capitol Hill that Trump...

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  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller Is Reportedly Probing Jared Kushner's Business Dealings
Special Counsel Robert Mueller Is Reportedly Probing Jared Kushner's Business Dealings

The probe by special counsel Robert Mueller , a former FBI chief, "marks a major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation, which until recently focused on Russian meddling during the presidential campaign and on whether there was any coordination between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin", The Washington Post reported .

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  • Trump tweets: 'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'
Trump tweets: 'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'

Sources told ABC that Rosenstein told Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand that she would have to assume those responsibilities if he recused himself. Naturally, he condemns it as a " witch hunt ". An aide familiar with the meeting said it was held to discuss the investigations, including ways that the parallel inquiries do not interfere...

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  • Rubio: Trump firing Mueller 'not going to happen'
Rubio: Trump firing Mueller 'not going to happen'

Rosenstein , No. 2 at the Justice Department, appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate all angles of a probe into Russia-Trump, including the termination of Comey. First, it is the president himself acknowledging that he is, in fact, under investigation for possible obstruction of justice-something even on Thursday the White ...

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  • US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting
US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting

The game was played just one day after Rep. Steve Scalise and four others were shot during baseball practice for the game in Alexandria, Va. Scalise is still in the hospital, reportedly in critical condition with broken bones and damage to his internal organs.

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  • Trump lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite Trump's tweet
Trump lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite Trump's tweet

The White House has denied any collusion. President Donald Trump's closest allies are attacking the integrity of those involved in the widening probe of Russian interference in the US election, accusing special counsel Robert Mueller of driving a biased investigation.

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  • Report Corroborates Sekulow: No Investigation Of Trump
Report Corroborates Sekulow: No Investigation Of Trump

US President Donald Trump is reportedly so incensed at claims he is being investigated for obstructing justice in the Russian Federation election probe that he has started screaming at television sets in the White House . Sekulow, American Center for Law and Justice's chief counsel, tried to downplay the content of the tweet and defended T...

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  • The President Is Not Under Investigation: Trump Attorney
The President Is Not Under Investigation: Trump Attorney

But Comey would reopen the investigation in the final weeks of the presidential campaign after the discovery of hundreds of emails from Clinton on the computer of her aide Huma Abedin. I didn't see any interaction between Trump and Rosenstein . Mr Rosenstein issued an unusual statement on Thursday night complaining about leaks in the case.

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  • Trump to announce new restrictions on Cuba trade and travel
Trump to announce new restrictions on Cuba trade and travel

He challenged the communist government of Raul Castro to negotiate a better deal for Cubans and Cuban-Americans. Among the conditions that would have to be met in order to further Trump administration negotiations are the holding of free and fair elections, as well as the freeing of political prisoners in Cuba, the administration officials said...

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  • Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting
Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting

That's where he met the former mayor of Alexandria, Bill Euille, who told The Washington Post he had spoken with Hodgkinson several times over the past month. Rep. Steve Scalise was shot June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia, a House colleague told CNN , in what sources are calling an apparent "deliberate attack".

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  • 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations,' says Rod Rosenstein
'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations,' says Rod Rosenstein

But Robert Mueller has been appointed special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. Though some in the White House have preached caution, fearing a repeat of the firestorm over Mr Comey's sacking, many in Mr Trump's orbit, including his son Donald Jr and advise...

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  • Trump Lawyer Sends Mixed Messages About Russia Probe, Mueller, Tweets
Trump Lawyer Sends Mixed Messages About Russia Probe, Mueller, Tweets

He said this week he had not found reason to do so - making the statement in the days after Trump's friends raised the possibility that the president himself was thinking of "terminating" Mueller. "You've now said that he's being investigated ", Wallace said. Trump also bragged to visiting Russian diplomats that getting rid of Comey relieved him ...

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  • Murray hoping to make the most of last few competitions
Murray hoping to make the most of last few competitions

This will be Murray's first match since his semi-final loss to Stan Wawrinka at French Open , while Bedene made the quarter-finals of s-Hertogenbosch last week on the grass. Some brutal opening and early-round match-ups for top players including (1) Murray second round vs. Querrey, (5) Tsonga second round vs. Muller, (4) Cilic vs.

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  • LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball
LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball

Poche', who entered the game having been a starter in 68 of his 70 career appearances, was available for relief after coach Paul Mainieri decided Eric Walker would be the starter Monday. The Aggies remained in the game after the disastrous second inning thanks to a strong showing from Brigham Hill out of the bullpen with one earned run in 3.2 i...

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  • Ben Carson: Give Mueller a chance on Russian Federation probe
Ben Carson: Give Mueller a chance on Russian Federation probe

Trump himself praised Rosenstein in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt on May 11. Vice President Pence hired outside legal counsel to help with both congressional committee inquiries and the special counsel investigation into possible collusion between President Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.

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  • Trump Tweets He's Currently Under Investigation
Trump Tweets He's Currently Under Investigation

The New York Times filed a lawsuit against the FBI under the Freedom of Information Act Friday, demanding that the Bureau furnish records and memos that former Director James Comey generated memorializing conversations with President Donald Trump .

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  • President Trump Setting Up to Sack Robert Mueller
President Trump Setting Up to Sack Robert Mueller

Trump is facing " obstruction of justice " charges after abruptly firing Director of Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ) James Comey who claimed before a Senate Committee last week that Trump pressured him to close investigations into Russian Federation election meddling.

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  • Trump not under investigation, says lawyer
Trump not under investigation, says lawyer

Jay Sekulow , chief counsel of the American Center for Law and Justice, appeared across the major political talk shows on Sunday. The memos to Trump transition and campaign officials came in the wake of former FBI Director Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel to oversee the investigation into Russian election meddling and ties betw...

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  • England thrash New Zealand to surge into semis
England thrash New Zealand to surge into semis

Their wins over Bangladesh and New Zealand means they are confirmed as group winners, even before they meet Australia at Edgbaston on Saturday, due to the number of victories they have recorded. Guptill was involved when New Zealand hammered England by eight wickets in a World Cup group match two years ago. New Zealand were bowled out...

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  • Trump's Washington hotel saw nearly $20 million in revenue
Trump's Washington hotel saw nearly $20 million in revenue

The lawsuit described such transactions as unconstitutional. One is planned for the tourist island of Bali, the other near Jakarta. A report signed by Trump on May 16, 2016, shows nearly $29.8 million in income from Mar-a-Lago and between $50,000 and $100,000 in revenue from " The Art of the Deal " royalties.

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  • Trump again lashes out at Russia probe, says he is being investigated
Trump again lashes out at Russia probe, says he is being investigated

The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice , officials said .

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  • Navy identifies 7 victims from USS Fitzgerald
Navy identifies 7 victims from USS Fitzgerald

The Navy said the seven went missing after the destroyer USS Fitzgerald was involved in a collision with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel operating off the coast of Japan. Two other crew members suffered cuts and bruises and were also flown out by helicopter. The ACX Crystal weighs 29,060 tons and is 222 meters (730 feet) long, the coast gu...

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  • New York Times files lawsuit seeking Comey's Trump memos
New York Times files lawsuit seeking Comey's Trump memos

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) responded to President Donald Trump's weird Friday statement that appeared to confirm he's the subject of an obstructive of justice investigation, urging Congress to take precautions against any presidential interference.

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein: 'Be skeptical' of anonymous sources
Deputy AG Rosenstein: 'Be skeptical' of anonymous sources

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein released a statement Thursday condemning media reports about intelligence leaks regarding the Russian investigation that cite anonymous sources. Pertinently, the Post in its report stated that apart from Kushner's "finance and business dealings", the financial transactions of former National-Security Advis...

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  • Trump attorney says president not under investigation
Trump attorney says president not under investigation

Attorney General Rod Rosenstein wrote to justify Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey , but Trump's firing of Comey may now be part of the probe. SEKULOW: No. the president wasn't... "That's impossible. The president cannot be investigated, or certainly cannot be found liable for engaging in an activity he clearly has power to do ...

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  • Iran Arrests Seven New Suspects In Tehran Attacks Probe
Iran Arrests Seven New Suspects In Tehran Attacks Probe

After that, IS members shot at some and kidnapped others, with one jihadist running loose on the streets. "The US should not think disputes in Iran will provide them any opportunities". Attending the funeral, President Rouhani condemned the terror assaults as "a revenge against democracy in Iran", a reference to the May 19 elections in Iran in wh...

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