• Trump speaks to Qatar emir, offers help in resolving crisis: White House
Trump speaks to Qatar emir, offers help in resolving crisis: White House

So we had a decision to make. Trump also says that unity among Gulf Cooperation Council countries and strong partnerships with the USA are crucial for defeating terrorism. This assessment has been only partially corroborated by the Pentagon. Meanwhile, Turkey's parliament approved sending troops to an existing Turkish base in Qatar as a sign of s...

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  • South Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch
South Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

USA officials say the Chinese complaints over THAAD's powerful "X-band" radar are unfounded and have alternatively pushed on China, which is North Korea's main ally and trade partner, to work with Washington toward pressuring Pyongyang into abandoning its nuclear weapons and missile provocations .

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  • 'Coalition of crackpots': Newspapers savage Theresa May over election nightmare
'Coalition of crackpots': Newspapers savage Theresa May over election nightmare

A party needs 326 seats to hold a majority in the House of Commons; if there's no majority party, the parliament is considered "hung". Before the election the Conservatives had 330 seats and Labour 229. - Conservative MP and former minister Anna Soubry. "Instead of strong and stable leadership we witness chaos and uncertainty", he said, mocking...

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  • Man kills three, himself in Pennsylvania supermarket
Man kills three, himself in Pennsylvania supermarket

Another worker, who authorities declined to identify, escaped unharmed and called 911. He ends the video pondering how to prevent something like this from happening again, and says to the camera: "you can't prevent it". Police stressed that the store was closed to the public when the shooting occurred, and that nobody else was inside at the t...

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  • Trump to supporters: 'We're under siege'
Trump to supporters: 'We're under siege'

They say Trump obstructed justice when he fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , who was investigating possible Russian ties to the Trump campaign at the time . Two U.S. presidents have been impeached by the House: Andrew Johnson in 1868 and Bill Clinton in 1998. This would be an offense worthy of impeachment and is the sa...

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  • White House Defends Trump, Says He's Not A Liar
White House Defends Trump, Says He's Not A Liar

It's done in that secret Trump code that is "known to a small group of people", so it was super smart for the White House Deputy Press Secretary to tweet it to the world this Saturday morning. The White House had very little to say after former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey blockbuster testimony today. It's been a hard, s...

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  • Leaving climate accord puts USA behind -- Ned Grossnickle
Leaving climate accord puts USA behind -- Ned Grossnickle

Second, the accord was non-binding, meaning the USA doesn't have to withdraw to avoid meeting its obligations-a pledge to cut its greenhouse gas emissions 26 to 28 percent below 2005 levels by 2025 and commit up to $3 billion in aid for poorer countries by 2020.

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  • Senator grills intelligence chiefs for refusing to answer questions about Trump
Senator grills intelligence chiefs for refusing to answer questions about Trump

Coats said in response to a line of questioning from Arizona Sen. Rogers answered that he "feel [s] it's inappropriate" to reveal details of his private conversations with the president and with Comey in an open hearing. The only silver lining for the Trump White House may be the formal focus of the hearing: re-authorization of legislation th...

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  • White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations
White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations

Trump's nominees for deputy secretary of Commerce and Treasury both withdrew. On top of that, Democrats emboldened by resistance to Trump have worked to delay many of his nominees, though their ability to do so is limited. Trump has repeatedly and angrily insisted that there was no collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation, and has de...

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  • Intel Officials Won't Publicly Testify On Private Trump Talks
Intel Officials Won't Publicly Testify On Private Trump Talks

The provision allows the U.S.to eavesdrop on the communications of foreigners outside the US even when those communications traverse the USA, including on networks run by big American tech companies, something that previously required a FISA warrant.

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  • Cavaliers get physical to keep title hopes alive
Cavaliers get physical to keep title hopes alive

As this was being sorted out, Todd Leebow, a friend of James got involved in an argument with Golden State's bench and was asked to leave. Things got weird in the third quarter. Kevin Love pumped in 23 points. This was the fourth straight game in The Finals, dating back to last summer historic rally from being down 3-1, when the Cavs won an e...

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  • Cops: Worker blocked exits before store shooting
Cops: Worker blocked exits before store shooting

He also posted a video, recorded May 11, describing his attack plans in details, including how he would block the doors, who would be working that night and the importance of making sure the killings were caught on surveillance video. Hours after the shooting, mourners left behind flowers and candles outside the Weis on Route 29 for Stair's victim ...

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  • Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case
Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

Authorities haven't described the report or named the news outlet. Some media analysts say the journalists were careless at best. Her swift arrest Saturday by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents - even before the document she allegedly stole was posted on news website The Intercept - follows Trump's bitter complaints about leaks from U...

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  • House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump
House Democrats launch longshot bid to impeach Trump

And such cases of jeopardising national security and obstruction of justice are being discussed by his critics as grounds for impeachment . Texas Democratic Representative Al Green's official call for Trump's impeachment is set for Wednesday.

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  • Kathy Griffin fears career axe after 'severed Trump head' backlash
Kathy Griffin fears career axe after 'severed Trump head' backlash

At a rambling press conference Friday, Griffin tearfully predicted her career is over and said Trump "broke me". Franken said he heard from constituents "who were rightfully offended", leading the Minnesota Democrat to change his mind from earlier, when he had said she was still welcome.The comic was sacked from CNN's New Year's Eve special, and wh...

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  • Watch Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs
Watch Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and other Trump associates had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before the election ". That DNI, Dan Coats , was in today's hearing and wouldn't confirm or deny the story. Comey states that Trump repeatedly asked him to publicly announce that he was not under invest...

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  • Trump says comic should be ashamed for severed head video
Trump says comic should be ashamed for severed head video

I get it", she said, adding that she was seeking to have the images taken down from social media. "I cross the line". "I moved the line, then I crossed it". On Wednesday, CNN terminated its agreement with Griffin to appear on the annual program. The network had said earlier it was "evaluating" its New Year's Eve coverage and called the picture ...

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  • Iran blames US, Saudi Arabia for Tehran attacks
Iran blames US, Saudi Arabia for Tehran attacks

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei lashed out against the United States and Saudi Arabia on Friday, saying this week's deadly terror attacks on Tehran by the Islamic State would lead to increased hatred of the two nations. State TV also showed pictures of ammunition, rifles and binoculars laid out next to an Islamic State flag, all,...

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  • Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia
Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia

But Sen. Marco Rubio , a Florida Republican, pressed both of them if Trump had simply " asked " them to rebut Russian Federation stories - they refused to answer . HEINRICH: Did Director Comey ever share details of his conversations with the president with you. Warner said he was "disappointed" with the officials' answers.

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  • Warriors coach Kerr: Game four was out of hand
Warriors coach Kerr: Game four was out of hand

Referees, however, made a clarification saying that the supposed first technical foul on Green was actually called on Warriors coach Steve Kerr. For the rest of the game, Cavs fans heckled Draymond continuously. And after the game, he took a swipe at everyone in Believeland. "I don't pay that much attention to anybody in Cleveland, honestly",...

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