• Tweeting Trump attacks campaign probe 'witch hunt'
Tweeting Trump attacks campaign probe 'witch hunt'

U.S. national intelligence director Daniel Coats, National Security Agency chief Mike Rogers, and Richard Ledgett , who recently quit as NSA deputy director, have agreed to speak to investigators, the Post reported . The warning came seemingly out of nowhere, and did not gesture toward any report in particular. "Americans should be skepti...

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  • US Deputy Attorney General may have to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe
US Deputy Attorney General may have to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

Rod Rosenstein probably never expected to be in the spotlight so often while serving in President Donald Trump's administration. The Wall Street Journal reported that former deputy director of the NSA Rick Ledgett " wrote a memo documenting a phone call that [NSA Director Mike] Rogers had with Mr.

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  • Ryan on Mueller: Let special counsel 'do his job'
Ryan on Mueller: Let special counsel 'do his job'

They say Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically motivated sham that handicaps Trump's ability to execute his agenda, according to one person who advises the White House on how to handle the probe.

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  • Russian meddling in 2016 U.S. elections unfolds: Cover-up by Trump?
Russian meddling in 2016 U.S. elections unfolds: Cover-up by Trump?

Mr Comey, who was sacked by Mr Trump in May, delivered a scathing indictment of the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing. Trump made the remarks while responding to questions on Comey's explosive testimony in which he accused the president of trying to stop a probe into the alleged Russian interference in the USA elections previous year...

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  • Senate healthcare reform vote likely to slip into July
Senate healthcare reform vote likely to slip into July

And at least a few of their accusations had merit. President Donald Trump no longer likes the "very, very, incredibly well-crafted" health care plan he touted when it passed the House May 4. One of Trump's main election promises was to repeal and replace the ACA. The other thing constituents want is more jobs, said Delegate Barbara Fleischa...

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  • Baseball gunman had list of GOP lawmakers
Baseball gunman had list of GOP lawmakers

High-ranking Congressman Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, was seriously injured and remains hospitalized. Four victims were transferred to the hospital with gunshot injuries: Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La., a congressional staffer, a lobbyist and a Capitol Police officer.

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  • Virginia governor claims 93 million U.S. citizens die a day
Virginia governor claims 93 million U.S. citizens die a day

Mike Bost, R-Ill., 14 times to criticize Republicans . For those in favor of gun control , that the shooter legally owned and carried a permit for the military-style semiautomatic rifle he used in a public place proved their point that too many guns with too much firepower are far too accessible.

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  • Kevin Durant claps back at troll directed at him on Twitter
Kevin Durant claps back at troll directed at him on Twitter

After all, the legacy of LeBron James hangs in the balance and he may not be willing to wait around too much longer. It might have pushed some stress to the other side. Instead, they brought it to Ohio. Kerr still found time to crack a joke on the stage afterward: "Well, we had very little talent, actually, it was mostly coaching".

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  • Corbyn's soaring popularity shows the risks facing the DUP
Corbyn's soaring popularity shows the risks facing the DUP

An analysis of the trends in the recent elections in France reveals similar results . YouGov questioned 1,729 British adults on June 11 and 12. The utter dismay now evident in the Conservative Party, and the anger of the exceedingly rich benefactors who put so much money into the campaigning, mean there may be a short period of reflection.

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  • Friend says Trump is considering firing special counsel
Friend says Trump is considering firing special counsel

In fact, we are so far apart that if he said the sky was blue, I would say , "Shut up, you orange-faced afterbirth, lying sack of Russian urine!" "I personally think it would be a very significant mistake even though I don't think there is a justification (for a special counsel )".

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  • Russian Federation probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department
Russian Federation probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

The statement implies that there is a possible internal investigation about conversations between President Donald Trump and Comey, but it wasn't clarified. Sessions had already recused himself from the investigation, testifying earlier this week that he did so because he had worked on the Trump campaign.

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  • Ernst: allow 'time period' for 'feedback' on Senate GOP's health care bill
Ernst: allow 'time period' for 'feedback' on Senate GOP's health care bill

As a result, they're considering ways to channel new financing for health insurance through existing government programs that bar the use of taxpayer dollars for abortion, according to sources familiar with the policy discussions. The Kentucky senator remained ambivalent about whether he would vote "no" on the bill; however, he said he will keep hi...

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  • Shot US lawmaker still 'critical' but improving, doctor says
Shot US lawmaker still 'critical' but improving, doctor says

Steve Scalise is recuperating from a gunshot wound says he "remains in critical condition, but has improved in the last 24 hours". President Donald Trump thanked the members of Congress and others for supporting the Congressional Baseball Game with a recorded statement played at Nationals Park Thursday night.

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  • List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shoo
List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shoo

Kaiser said he has so many customers, he can't remember all of their names. Investigators have not determined the objective of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition, but his health is improving, the Congressman's surgeon said two days after Scalise was shot at a practice...

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  • Here's how to watch the Congressional Baseball Game live
Here's how to watch the Congressional Baseball Game live

The charity game, pitting Republican lawmakers against their Democratic colleagues, was set to proceed as scheduled at 7:05 p.m. (2300 GMT) at Nationals Park, home of the Washington Nationals Major League Baseball team , with thousands of spectators expected in the stands.

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  • Polygamist Leader Lyle Jeffs Caught After Year Of Running
Polygamist Leader Lyle Jeffs Caught After Year Of Running

But he "was confined to his Salt Lake County home with few exceptions, told he couldn't contact various people affiliated with the sect, and made to wear a Global Positioning System monitoring device". Lyle Jeffs had used olive oil to remove his ankle monitor and escape home confinement in Utah one year ago. Jeffs did not resist arrest, an...

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  • Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation
Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation

Asked about the prospect and his potential need to recuse during his testimony before the Senate Appropriations Committee, Rosenstein said only, "I am working with career professionals who know these rules and are responsible for enforcing these rules, and I can assure you that we're going to do the right thing, and we're going to defend the integr...

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  • Dana Milbank: The most chilling line of Comey's testimony
Dana Milbank: The most chilling line of Comey's testimony

In a letter, the House intelligence committee asked Comey to submit notes of memorandums that have something to do with his conversations with the president. They also sent a separate request to Trump's White House counsel, Don McGahn, for any record the administration had of their meetings. He also accused Qatar, a key USA military partner, ...

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  • Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia
Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia

The addition of Russian sanctions to the bill was a rebuke to the president because it would prohibit the president from being able to lift them without Congressional approval. The Senate legislation imposes sanctions on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and anyone who does business with them. It also aims to punish Russia´s Vla...

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  • Casey shares US Open lead with Fowler following stunning fightback
Casey shares US Open lead with Fowler following stunning fightback

He still went out in even-par 36 and was one shot behind Rickie Fowler , who plays in the afternoon. Harris English is 4 under after a second-round 69. Daugherty was 1 under going into Saturday, while Niebrugge and Gooch were 1 over. "I couldn't have shot any higher", Johnson said. But with his 5-under 67 on Thursday, he stands ready to ma...

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