• Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech
Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

In addition to speaking about the Kellys and Gold Star families , Trump also singled out Senator Bob Doyle, a World War II veteran who was wounded by Germans, pointing out that he would soon celebrate his 94th birthday. Following his remarks, Trump visited the grave of Robert Kelly and met with family members gathered in Section 60 , thanking t...

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  • Trump lawyer won't rule out firing special counsel in Russian Federation probe
Trump lawyer won't rule out firing special counsel in Russian Federation probe

He's going to leave anything else to the lawyers. Gingrich said the investigation is "tainted" since former FBI Director James Comey admitted Thursday he leaked his memos about his meetings with President Trump to the New York Times in effort to spark the appointment of a special counsel.

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  • Democrat to grill US Attorney General Sessions on Comey firing
Democrat to grill US Attorney General Sessions on Comey firing

The remaining question is whether or not Sessions' testimony will be made available to the public - there's been no announcement of whether any of this testimony will occur in an open hearing or if it will all take place behind closed doors .

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  • Indian-American Among 12 New Astronauts Chosen By NASA
Indian-American Among 12 New Astronauts Chosen By NASA

Robert Lightfoot, NASA's acting administrator said , "I personally feel very inadequate when you read what these folks have done". A Washington woman is one of 12 candidates selected for NASA's 2017 class of astronauts. Pence said the White House planned to form a council to advise President Donald Trump on space policy and strategy, relaunc...

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  • Russian Federation interfered in United States presidential polls with objective: James Comey
Russian Federation interfered in United States presidential polls with objective: James Comey

By referring to "total and complete vindication", the president was likely thinking of Comey's confirmation Thursday that, as NPR's Jessica Taylor reports , "there was no counterintelligence nor criminal investigation of Trump individually and that the president was not personally under investigation".

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  • Qatar crisis issue may turn to global problem: Turkish PM Binali Yildirim
Qatar crisis issue may turn to global problem: Turkish PM Binali Yildirim

President Donald Trump , who initially offered to host a White House meeting to resolve the prevailing Gulf crisis, also attacked Doha, accusing the monarchy of sponsoring terrorism". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed developments in Syria and in the row between Qatar and its fellow Arab states on ...

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  • High-wire Cavs still alive in NBA Finals
High-wire Cavs still alive in NBA Finals

And fellow All-Star forward Draymond Green last season was serving a suspension during Game 5 , a Warriors loss that sent the series back to Cleveland , where in Game 6 the Cavs tied it - the very act the Cavs are trying to repeat. "Not going to overreact to one". Only those who didn't see the megastars James and Kevin Durant go jaw-to-jaw in...

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  • President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet
President Trump Calls James Comey 'Cowardly' in Early Morning Tweet

Comey testified Thursday that Trump asked him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn and implied Trump may have become the subject of investigation himself for interfering in the FBI's work. He said that he'd carefully documented his interactions with Trump because he anxious Trump would misrepresen...

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  • Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House
Back-channel communications are nothing new for White House

Laughter erupted in the room following his tantalizing answer, reports the Hill. At 12:06 a.m. on May 31st, Donald Trump tweeted , "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Spicer nearly always says something to the effect of "The tweet speaks for itself". There was much speculation as to why Spicer , a devout Catholic, was exclude...

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  • Winning lottery ticket worth Dh1.6 billion sold in California
Winning lottery ticket worth Dh1.6 billion sold in California

Lottery officials said one winning ticket was sold in Riverside County, though it's not clear if more than one ticket matched all five numbers plus the Powerball. It grew so large because no one had matched all the numbers since April 1. A $2 ticket gives you a one in 292.2 million chance at joining the hall of Powerball champions.

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  • Comey testimony raises questions over Trump acts amid Russian Federation probe
Comey testimony raises questions over Trump acts amid Russian Federation probe

He also referred to "so many false statements and lies" after Mr Comey boldly laid bare months of distrust of the President. The early morning tweet was Trump's first response to Comey's testimony Thursday before a Senate committee in which he accused the president of lies and defamation.

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  • Collins: Trump should give a 'yes or no' on tapes
Collins: Trump should give a 'yes or no' on tapes

Trump says he's willing to speak with the special counsel investigating Russian government efforts to meddle in the 2016 USA election. "That was an excuse by the Democrats, who lost an election they shouldn't have lost", he said . "While Comey was criticized for his public comments during the campaign, none of them, nor the leaked memo, vi...

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  • Utah health insurance premiums could rise if subsidies fail
Utah health insurance premiums could rise if subsidies fail

The rally will be held today at 11:30 a.m.at 1 St. and Constitution Ave., NE in Washington, DC. One obstacle, obviously, is getting Sandoval to sign the bill, but that might not be easy. Merritt said the continued decision not to expand Medicaid in Virginia left those with an income above 50 percent of poverty level without coverage.

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  • US Attorney-General next to be scrutinised
US Attorney-General next to be scrutinised

He claimed that due to "facts that I can't discuss in an open setting" he was convinced Sessions would decline to engage in the "problematic" Federal Bureau of Investigation probe. Preet Bharara (buh-RAH'-ruh) tells ABC's "This Week" that he thinks Trump was trying to "cultivate some kind of relationship" with him. As for the timing of Sessions' ...

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

Pirro has always been a go-to interviewer for the president and his allies when they need a sympathetic cable news host who will enthusiastically agree with them and not ask any hard questions. Comey testified he had nine one-on-one conversations with Trump - and detailed each in memos just after they met for fear that the president would subsequ...

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

The investigators requested Comey and the White House to provide the records by June 23. Comey said he kept memos on his conversations with Trump - but hadn't with two previous presidents or other top Justice Department officials - because he "was honestly concerned that he might lie about the nature of our meeting".

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  • Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee
Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee

In a letter seen by Reuters, Sessions told Senator Richard Shelby , chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, that the committee is the "most appropriate" place to address matters that came up during Comey's Senate hearing on Thursday .

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  • What James Comey's gripping Senate hearing told us about Donald Trump
What James Comey's gripping Senate hearing told us about Donald Trump

During the news conference on Friday, Trump also repeated his lawyer's assertion Thursday that Comey's testimony had vindicated him and showed he did nothing wrong. Richman's role in sharing details with a reporter of Comey's memo documenting his conversations with Trump will reportedly be addressed Monday, Politico and CNN reported on ...

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  • Lies, defamation, tapes, leaks: Highlights from Comey's testimony
Lies, defamation, tapes, leaks: Highlights from Comey's testimony

The president also said he would not rule out his previous claims that there may be tapes of the conversation with Comey and told reporters, "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future". Susan Collins, a moderate Republican, said Congress needs to obtain any tapes the president might have of his dealings with the form...

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

Powerball spokesman Randy Miller said the estimated jackpot prize is based on a victor choosing an annuity, which pays off over 29 years. The grand prize in the multi-state U.S. The winning numbers were 20, 26, 32, 38 and 58. The odds of winning Saturday's drawing were only one in 292.2 million. The other option of a lump-sum payout would redu...

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