• For the first time Trump acknowledges him being under investigation for Russian Federation
For the first time Trump acknowledges him being under investigation for Russian Federation

Read: Why Deputy Attorney General Threatened To Quit? Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the president last month raising concerns over Mr Comey's performance, but Mr Trump later said he had already made the decision to fire Mr Comey.

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  • US lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement
US lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

Doctors say the bullet caused substantial damage to Rep. Scalise's bones and organs. His risk of death is "substantially lower" than it was when he was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday, and "I think that an excellent recovery is a good possibility", Sava said.

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  • US President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing FBI director
US President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing FBI director

In just one month since Robert Mueller was appointed by deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein to oversee the Department of Justice investigation , he has made bold moves in putting together a team of experienced attorneys. It wasn't clear whether he was basing his tweet on direct knowledge or on media reports . It was not clear whether ...

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  • Confed Cup: Chicharito Scores As Resilient Mexico Hold Portugal
Confed Cup: Chicharito Scores As Resilient Mexico Hold Portugal

The result leaves hosts Russian Federation top of Group A, following their 2-0 victory over New Zealand yesterday. Portugal will play against Mexico in a Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match sche. Manager Fernando Santos achieved a feat no one before him was capable of by winning a major global tournament with Portugal 12 months ago. ...

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  • Trump Confirms Reports He is Under Investigation In Twitter Rant
Trump Confirms Reports He is Under Investigation In Twitter Rant

This tweet is significant because it seems to confirm an anonymously sourced June 14 Washington Post report on that said special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into the possibility that Trump obstructed justice in the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Nets Run With Rumor Trump Is Looking to Fire Special Counsel Mueller
Nets Run With Rumor Trump Is Looking to Fire Special Counsel Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he wouldn't follow orders from President Donald Trump or anyone else to fire special counsel Robert Mueller unless they were "lawful and appropriate orders". They say Trump did not collude with Russian Federation and see the investigation as a politically motivated sham that handicaps Trump's abil...

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical
Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical

The 51-year-old Republican congressman from Louisiana underwent another surgery on Saturday, the hospital treating him said, which was at least his third operation since being transported to the facility. The bullet that struck Scalise "travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding", his doctor...

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  • Threats cancel classes again at Washington state college
Threats cancel classes again at Washington state college

This year, the event's sponsors decided that white students, staff and faculty, instead "will be invited to leave the campus for the day's activities". The University of California , Berkeley, was criticized for canceling an appearance by conservative commentator Ann Coulter in April and another by right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos in F...

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  • Ken Starr: Trump would be 'ill-advised' to fire Mueller
Ken Starr: Trump would be 'ill-advised' to fire Mueller

The Washington Post reported Thursday that Mueller is also investigating the business dealings of Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser. "Americans should exercise caution before accepting as true any stories attributed to anonymous 'officials, ' particularly when they do not identify the country - let alone the branch or agency o...

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  • Suspect's hometown still coming to terms with Wednesday. shootings
Suspect's hometown still coming to terms with Wednesday. shootings

As the Tribune notes , a Facebook page that looks to be that of Sue Hodgkinson was still online as of Friday morning, attracting comments both supportive and vitriolic. In March he endorsed a petition from left-leaning activist group Change.Org branding Trump a "traitor" who "has destroyed our democracy". Sanders said Wednesday that he had be...

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  • Rosenstein: Americans Should Be 'Cautious' of 'Anonymous Officials'
Rosenstein: Americans Should Be 'Cautious' of 'Anonymous Officials'

Mueller is now leading the investigation into whether Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. President Donald Trump confirmed Friday he was under investigation and appeared to take aim at a senior Justice Department official, in a tweet that seemed to encapsulate h...

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  • Trump confirms he is subject to Russia inquiry
Trump confirms he is subject to Russia inquiry

And a person familiar with Trump's thinking said Tuesday morning that it's "unlikely" the President will fire Mueller, but conceded that it's often hard to predict Trump's behavior. And second, said Nichols, the tweet appears to be Trump "attacking the Justice Department". "The best thing that could happen for the president, and the country, ...

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  • Man dies saving two teenagers from rip current in Atlantic Beach
Man dies saving two teenagers from rip current in Atlantic Beach

Saturday. One boy was critically injured while the other - 17-year-old Elijah Hinnant - was killed. Two young men are struggling to recover after almost drowning in an ocean rip current off the North Carolina coast. Atlantic Beach Fire Chief Adam Snyder says red flags had been flying Saturday to warn that swimming risks were high. The victim w...

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  • Donald Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation
Donald Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation

But Sen. Marco Rubio said Sunday that he does not expect Trump to seek to fire them. "Tweets are not going to change how he approaches something", said Jan Miller, a former USA attorney in IL who worked with Rosenstein in the Maryland office.

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  • Trump admits to being under investigation
Trump admits to being under investigation

It was unclear whether the president's comment confirming he was under investigation was based on direct knowledge or media reports that Mueller is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing Comey . Trump has repeatedly complained about the probe, saying Democrats can not accept his election win. "Why is that Hillary Clint...

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  • Trump still angry over Russia probe
Trump still angry over Russia probe

Testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee last Tuesday, Sessions said that while "it appears " that Russian officials sought to influence the US electoral process, his knowledge of the matter was confined to "what I read in the paper".

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  • Bill Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry sex case
Bill Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry sex case

The judge said he hopes to schedule a new trial within 120 days. But Steele, the district attorney, said it was no accident that some of Constand's memories were faulty. Cosby's defense against Andrea Constand's allegation that he drugged and raped her in 2004 was that they had consensual sex. And Steele on Sunday denied a media report that Cosby...

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  • Trump says he is under investigation, his lawyer clarifies he isn't
Trump says he is under investigation, his lawyer clarifies he isn't

President Donald Trump acknowledged on Friday he is under investigation in a probe of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential race and possible collusion by his campaign - and seemed to assail the Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry.

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  • Rubio: Trump firing Mueller 'not going to happen'
Rubio: Trump firing Mueller 'not going to happen'

Appearing on a series of morning news programs, attorney Jay Sekulow said that a Friday tweet from Trump was specifically directed at a story in The Washington Post about the expanding probe into Russia's election meddling. Mueller was appointed under a rarely used regulation that gives him a broad mandate to investigate just about anythin...

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  • Gun debate under Trump tested by congressman's shooting
Gun debate under Trump tested by congressman's shooting

The Louisiana Republican describes himself on his website as a "strong supporter" of the Second Amendment that lays out rights to possess arms, with an A+ rating from the National Rifle Association that opposes gun-control measures. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe thinks that the problem is the presence of guns, but the plain truth is that ever...

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