• Trump speaks to press in wake of James Comey's senate testimony
Trump speaks to press in wake of James Comey's senate testimony

Trump cut Karl off, responding, "I didn't say that". " James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said and some of the things that he said just weren't true", Trump said. Bharara says he found it "very weird and peculiar" to be drawn into private conversations with the president. "We will leave it to the appropriate authorities to determine ...

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  • Penguins wary, Predators confident as Game 2 looms
Penguins wary, Predators confident as Game 2 looms

Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette answers questions during a news conference Thursday, June 1, 2017 , in Nashville , Tenn. "They're opportunistic", Laviolette said. "You have to put it behind you", he said. Overall, I mean, we can take a lot of good things from that game. "Right away the focus shifts to 'we don't lose in our buil...

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  • North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russia
North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russia

The sanctions came in response to ongoing ballistic missile tests by Pyongyang. The White House has repeatedly called on North Korea to abandon its nuclear and missile programs. DPRK is short for Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the North's official name. Also referring to South Korea and the US' policy to seek dialogue with North Korea...

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  • Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony: NY Times
Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony: NY Times

Basically, don't hold your breath waiting for some explosive revelation about the Trump-Russia investigation during Comey's testimony. In that hearing, he said: "I have been authorized by the Department of Justice to confirm that the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as part of our counterintelligence mission, is investigating the Russian govern...

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  • Sessions to appear before US Senate intelligence committee
Sessions to appear before US Senate intelligence committee

Sessions said he learned members of those subcommittees planned to ask him questions about the investigation into Russian election meddling, and decided the Senate Intelligence Committee was a more appropriate venue to field those questions.

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  • Former Penn State Leaders Sentenced To Prison For Molestation Scandal
Former Penn State Leaders Sentenced To Prison For Molestation Scandal

Judge John Boccabella called the case against Spanier, 68, "a Shakespearean tragedy" and questioned why none of the defendants called police, report the New York Times , the Washington Post , the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Pennlive.com in stories here and here.

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  • Schumer invites Trump to testify before Senate
Schumer invites Trump to testify before Senate

In the most eagerly anticipated USA congressional hearing in years, Comey told lawmakers the Trump administration had lied and defamed him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation after the president dismissed him on May 9. Donald Trump Jr. appeared to confirm on Saturday that his father indeed suggested that former FBI Director James Com...

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  • Ryan Blaney collects first career win at Pocono 400
Ryan Blaney collects first career win at Pocono 400

With one lap remaining, Harvick got within 0.14 seconds of Blaney, but the 23-year-old did not make a mistake as he put the iconic number 21 auto back in victory lane for the 99th time in team history. Hopefully, RP likes it. The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion in 2015, he ran a full Xfinity Series schedule past year and seemed des...

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  • Toronto woman gives chilling account of night with Bill Cosby
Toronto woman gives chilling account of night with Bill Cosby

Jurors heard she lost consciousness and awoke to discover him sexually assaulting her , but that the drugs had left her unable to fight him off. Cosby , for years feted by millions as "America's Dad" for his role as a lovable obstetrician and father on "The Cosby Show", says he is now legally blind.

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee
Attorney General Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Reed said he was concerned that Sessions had recommended Comey be fired even after he had recused himself from Russia-related matters. Sessions had been due to appear before the Senate Appropriations Committee tomorrow about the Justice Department's budget for 2018, but said the switch of hearing was necessary as it had become clear he ...

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  • Ivanka Trump says father is 'optimistic' after James Comey's testimony
Ivanka Trump says father is 'optimistic' after James Comey's testimony

United States correspondent Richard Arnold told Mike Hosking Trump rejects those allegations. Here's one: Is President Trump alleged to have done anything illegal or is this investigation just war, by any means necessary, against someone who has put a lot of swamp creatures out of power and out of work? Comey said Thursday that he began do...

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  • President Trump observes Memorial Day with somber service at Arlington
President Trump observes Memorial Day with somber service at Arlington

Trump's recognition of Gold Star families came nearly a year after he became embroiled in a running argument with the family of Capt. Humayun Khan, who died in Iraq. Earlier Monday, Pence, his wife and second lady Karen Pence, and Veterans' Affairs Secretary David Shulkin spoke at the kickoff of a bike race for Project Hero, an organization for vet...

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  • Sen John McCain: Arizona Diamondbacks game to blame for Comey questions
Sen John McCain: Arizona Diamondbacks game to blame for Comey questions

One was the 2016 investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, and the other was the 2017 investigation of Russian interference in the presidential election. This seems ludicrous considering they had Comey being questioned by this committee to investigate whether Trump obstructed justice or not. Feinstein is the top Democr...

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  • In tweet, Trump calls James Comey a 'cowardly' leaker
In tweet, Trump calls James Comey a 'cowardly' leaker

When I hear the Flynn comments, you know my father a long time, when he tells you to do something, guess what, there is no ambiguity in it. Collins is referring to Trump's joint press conference with the President of Romania from Friday, during which Trump was asked if the tapes exist, only to respond, "I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in ...

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  • Memorable words from the National Spelling Bee
Memorable words from the National Spelling Bee

Alice Liu , 10, from Chesterfield, Mo., smiles before spelling her word during the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee , Thursday, June 1, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md . She was speller number 85 during the contest. After the competition, she said, "It is like a dream come true". She had already prepared one week in advance to "motivate me to study mo...

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  • Anti-Sharia Law Protest In Indianapolis Turns Into Shouting Match
Anti-Sharia Law Protest In Indianapolis Turns Into Shouting Match

The counter-protest group, Seattle Stands With Our Muslim Neighbors, disagreed, saying on its Facebook page that ACT for America is "a recognized Islamophobic hate group ". Anti-Islamic law protester Denise Zamora, 39, said she and others in her group were not opposed to all Muslims. This spring, after Van Duyne opted not to seek a third t...

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  • Russia Investigators Demand Comey Tapes, If They Exist
Russia Investigators Demand Comey Tapes, If They Exist

Howard Baker of Tennessee asked, "What did the president know and when did he know it?" "But I think the president would not be on weak ground to say, 'Look, this is literally trying to take control of the presidency, take control of my time and physical presence, and that's just something Congress can't do'".

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  • Weather Forecast- Monday, June 12th
Weather Forecast- Monday, June 12th

Friday night - Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. This activity could also bleed south and east Tuesday night and then redevelop Wednesday afternoon, but any storms should be scattered at best. Winds have turned back to the south, and therefore is keeping the humidity higher. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Partly sunny, with a high nea...

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  • Two US attorney generals to sue Trump
Two US attorney generals to sue Trump

In January, Trump announced that he would hand his business over to his sons Donald Trump Jr . and Eric Trump and to Alan Weisselberg - a longtime Trump business executive - through a financial trust, in an effort to eliminate potential conflicts of interests.

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  • Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested
Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called for anti-Kremlin protests on June 12, and activists in about 200 cities and towns are expected to turn out and demonstrate against government corruption. Although city authorities had agreed to a location for the gathering that is to be the centerpiece of Monday's protests, Navalny called for it t...

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