• Trump confirms he is 'being investigated' for Comey firing
Trump confirms he is 'being investigated' for Comey firing

The Post report cited anonymous sources who were briefed on requests made by investigators. Based on accounts of people familiar with the investigation, The Washington Post , New York Times and Wall Street Journal all said that Mueller plans to interview Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency (NSA) Direct...

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  • US Open at a glance
US Open at a glance

Fowler's 65 represents the second-lowest first-round score in tournament history. "The more sunny days we have like this, it's going to get firmer and faster as the week goes on", said Patrick Reed (68). Six times a runner-up at the U.S. Open, Mickelson skipped another chance at completing a career grand slam when it became obvious Mother Natu...

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  • At least 1 dead, 2 missing after plant explosion in Wisconsin
At least 1 dead, 2 missing after plant explosion in Wisconsin

Pawel Tordoff's body was found Friday morning, about two days after the explosion. Robert Goodenow's body was found Thursday night. "Didion works strongly with our communities, supporting our parks and et cetera, so any loss for them is a loss for us".

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  • U.S. special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction
U.S. special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

Mueller, who was appointed as special counsel to oversee the FBI's Russian Federation investigation last month, was roundly praised by Democrats and Republicans as the right person for the job. Trump has recently expressed frustration with Sessions , who has come under pressure over his own Russian Federation contacts. If Comey had information t...

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  • Putin questions Comey conduct, jokes of asylum
Putin questions Comey conduct, jokes of asylum

Sessions' testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee , scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. (1830 GMT), keeps the political spotlight on the Russian Federation issue, sidelining President Donald Trump's domestic agenda. Investigators have also been looking for any evidence of possible financial crimes by Trump associates, the daily said, quo...

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  • Trump expands apprentice programs with new executive order
Trump expands apprentice programs with new executive order

There are about 500,000 apprenticeship positions in the US, a figure equivalent to less than one percent of the USA workforce. Enlarging the pool is an idea that has bipartisan support . The Trump administration has taken plenty of heat from congressional Democrats and others, including a few Republicans, by calling for deep cuts to federal job-tr...

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  • Free summer meals offered kids one to 18
Free summer meals offered kids one to 18

Visit //www.healtheliving.net/instance/2036511/district/21 to access full summer sites breakfast and lunch menus. "Summer can be a hard time for kids because they don't get regular school meals", said Ellie Lucas, CEO of Hunger Impact Partners.

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  • A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems
A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

Pelosi pointed out that she herself has faced verbal attacks and threats aplenty, including phone calls to her home she blamed on ads critical of her that are airing now in a Georgia House district where a hard-fought special election will take place next week.

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  • Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstru
Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstru

In a heated testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee investigating Russian meddling in the election, Sessions, who was an adviser to President Donald Trump's 2016 president campaign, said he met twice with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak a year ago, but he denied reports that he had a third undisclosed meeting with Kislyak at a ...

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  • Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'
Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'

Mueller's statement was issued around two hours after The Washington Post published a story in Friday's edition saying that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings as part of the wider Russian Federation probe.

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  • Trump is officially under investigation. How did we get here?
Trump is officially under investigation. How did we get here?

The Post reported that five officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, had said the possible obstruction-of-justice investigation of the NY tycoon began days after Mr Trump fired Mr Comey. But what's also striking is that Trump has gone to great lengths to prove that he wasn't under investigation. On Monday, a friend of Trump's, Christopher...

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  • President on Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'
President on Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall said a shooting at a congressional baseball practice "is an insult to America". Lawmakers who were there described a chaotic scene, with many members of the congressional GOP baseball team huddled in a dugout while Capitol police who were part of Scalise's security detail and local Alexandria police engaged in a s...

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  • Polygamous sect leader Jeffs captured
Polygamous sect leader Jeffs captured

Jeffs is being held in Minnehaha County Jail in South Dakota . Jeffs likely will face at least one other felony charge connected to his time on the run, U.S. Prosecutors accused Mr Jeffs and other sect leaders of instructing followers to buy items with their food stamp cards and give them to a church warehouse where leaders decided how to di...

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  • Outgoing NIU president to get $600000 severance deal
Outgoing NIU president to get $600000 severance deal

As a result, I will be leaving the university on June 30. Faculty, notably Virginia Naples, professor of biological sciences at Northern Illinois University, called Doug Baker's resignation as president of Northern Illinois University a "necessary change".

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  • U.S. working to stabilize relations with Russia: Tillerson
U.S. working to stabilize relations with Russia: Tillerson

Palestinian officials stated on Wednesday that they have no intent to stop these terror payments . But this is the first time the USA has suggested the possibility of brokering an entirely new peace deal. ELIOT ENGEL: The only thing that Russian Federation understands is tough talk. The comments by Mr. Tillerson, in testimony before the House Fo...

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  • CNN sues Department of Justice for Comey memo copies
CNN sues Department of Justice for Comey memo copies

The Washington Post and the New York Times both reported that special counsel Robert Mueller was seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who were not involved in Trump's campaign: US Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats; US National Security Agency (NSA) Director Michael Rogers; and former NSA deputy director Ri...

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  • Dolce & Gabbana Trolls Those Who Boycotted the Company Over Melania Trump
Dolce & Gabbana Trolls Those Who Boycotted the Company Over Melania Trump

The shirts follow Instagram posts from co-founder Stefano Gabbana last month highlighting first lady Melania Trump's Dolce & Gabbana outfits during her recent overseas trip with President Donald Trump . The website also features a short film of a protest against the company, where crowds of people wearing the T-shirt - including Domenico Dolce a...

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  • James Hodgkinson's Wife Makes Statement Outside Belleville Home
James Hodgkinson's Wife Makes Statement Outside Belleville Home

Hodgkinson, who had been married to her husband for nearly 30 years, said he had "made preparations to leave" by "selling nearly everything he owned from his business". Sanders said the suspect had "apparently volunteered" on his campaign. Hodgkinson, 66, had lawn signs supporting Bernie Sanders and scared neighbors in his Belleville , Ill.

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  • Supporters Stage Rally for Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner at Union Square
Supporters Stage Rally for Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner at Union Square

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 USA probes into Russia's attempt to tilt the 2016 election in his favor.

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  • House Republicans warned of prospect for 2018 midterm losses
House Republicans warned of prospect for 2018 midterm losses

Frustration remained evident among Republican and Democratic legislative leaders Tuesday as the July 1 start of the fiscal year looms closer with no budget agreement in sight. Any final budget bill approved by legislators will head to Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper, who has expressed concerns with the spending plans from both chambers, which hold veto-...

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