• London Police: 'Several casualties,' 1 arrested after crash
London Police: 'Several casualties,' 1 arrested after crash

Twitter users claimed the victims were Muslims leaving late-night prayers being observed for the month of Ramadan . Our prayers are with the victims. One man, who gave his name as Mohin, said his cousin was caught up in the incident. Prime Minister Theresa May: "This is a awful incident". One person was in custody and the investigation wa...

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  • Dems score more wins, but trophy goes to Scalise
Dems score more wins, but trophy goes to Scalise

Republicans and Democrats have swapped political insults for friendly rivalry at their annual congressional baseball game in honour of House of Representatives politician Steve Scalise , critically injured in a shooting rampage. The investigation is continuing, but it appears from his social-media postings and accounts from people who knew him t...

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  • Trump not included in Russia probe: lawyer
Trump not included in Russia probe: lawyer

It is Trump's fundamental failure to grasp the necessity of the Justice Department working independently of the President that eggs him on to continue publicly behaving in ways that only draw more attention to the need to investigate him.

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  • In US : Trump decries 'witch hunt' but lawyer insists no probe
In US : Trump decries 'witch hunt' but lawyer insists no probe

In a two-part tweet posted before 7 a.m., Trump wrote: "The MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN agenda is doing very well despite the distraction of the Witch Hunt". Sekulow appeared on NBC's Meet the Press , CNN's State of the Union , CBS's Face the Nation and Fox News Sunday on Fox. Rubio also appeared on CNN, where he was asked by the secretiv...

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  • Afghan kills two United States soldiers in 'insider attack'
Afghan kills two United States soldiers in 'insider attack'

The Achin District is home to a US army base that is tasked with ant-terrorism operations. The Pentagon has not yet officially confirmed the deaths. "We would like to express our deepest condolences", they said in a statement. -Afghan military operation in the Achin district of Nangarhar province, the provincial governor's spokesperson said.

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  • Rubio says best to let Russia probe proceed
Rubio says best to let Russia probe proceed

A person who spoke with Trump on Tuesday told the New York Times that the president was pleased by the intentional ambiguity of his position on firing Mueller . Trump got rid of Comey, in May to hamper an inquiry into his sacked national security adviser, Michael Flynn. On Sunday, Trump again referred to the probe, but dismissed it as a "distr...

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  • Angry Trump decries witch hunt against him
Angry Trump decries witch hunt against him

The social media platform's 140-character limit barred Trump from adding more context, Sekulow said, though the president often uses a string of consecutive tweets to get his point across. According to former-Director Comey's testimony to Senate, he believes his firing to have been motivated by the Russian Federation investigation . Both Coa...

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  • Trump attorney: President not 'under investigation for obstruction'
Trump attorney: President not 'under investigation for obstruction'

If true, the claims would represent a major turning point in the investigation , which until now has focused on the possibility of Russian interference with the election; according to those officials, the direction of the investigation changed after the firing of former FBI Director James Comey .

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein sends out an odd warning about
Deputy AG Rosenstein sends out an odd warning about "anonymous" press leaks

Is there an investigation? Trump fired FBI Director James Comey last month, citing the Russian Federation investigation as the reason. The focus on Rosenstein sharpened Friday because the President attacked the deputy attorney general in a tweet , blaming him for what he terms a " witch hunt ".

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  • Trump Attorney: The President Is Not Under Investigation
Trump Attorney: The President Is Not Under Investigation

Jay Sekulow , who is part of Trump's legal team contended the tweet was not a confirmation of the investigation, but instead a response to a report . Also on Sunday's " Meet The Press ", Sen. Wallace then asked if Trump believes the law allows for a president to be indicted. Trump attorney Jay Sekulow got really annoyed while being gri...

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  • Someone Just Hit a Giant Powerball Jackpot
Someone Just Hit a Giant Powerball Jackpot

The earliest the victor could claim their prize was 8 a.m. Sunday; the victor will have one year from the draw date to come forward. "That's the soonest they'll be able to claim their prize", California Lottery said in a statement . The exact location of the victor isn't immediately known, but the lucky soul who picked 20-26-32-38-58, and Powerbal...

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  • Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on road in London
Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on road in London

British Prime Minister Theresa May described the collision as a "terrible incident", saying in a statement that her "thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene". He said: "According to eyewitness accounts and videos taken after the incident, it appears that a white man in a van intentio...

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  • Trump lawyer contradicts president on obstruction investigation
Trump lawyer contradicts president on obstruction investigation

President Donald Trump acknowledged for the first time Friday that he is under federal investigation as part of the expanding probe into Russia's election meddling. They said Sekulow's denials were not so much a legal argument as an effort to fix the political damage from the apparent admission by Trump. "I don't believe it's going to happen"...

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  • Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of USA destroyer
Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of USA destroyer

On Sunday, US authorities tacitly acknowledged there were no survivors as they ended the search, but declined to say how many bodies had been found until the families were notified. Two other sailors were also also taken by helicopter to hospital for what the 7th Fleet said were "lacerations and bruises". "Thank you for your well wishes and...

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  • Shooter went to GOP baseball practice with list
Shooter went to GOP baseball practice with list

A list of Republican names was found on the body of the gunman who opened fire on congressmen and staffers at a baseball field in Virginia. James Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Illinois , was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday.

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  • Iran says mastermind of Tehran attacks killed by security forces
Iran says mastermind of Tehran attacks killed by security forces

Iranian officials said Saturday they had killed the attack's mastermind. Separately, the head of the judiciary in Fars province said seven people were detained in the southern Larestan area for possible ties to Daesh, Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Saturday.

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  • Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers to Expand Russia Probe
Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers to Expand Russia Probe

Rosenstein, who authored an extensive and publicly-released memorandum recommending Comey's firing, raised the possibility of his recusal during a recent meeting with Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand, the Justice Department's new third-in-command, according to sources.

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

Mr Comey: "Yes. Yes, it rings in my..." In a two-part tweet posted before 7 a.m. Sunday, Trump wrote: "The MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN agenda is doing very well despite the distraction of the Witch Hunt ". Another is, indeed, the possibility that Trump may have obstructed justice in his repeated efforts to quash the investigation. President ...

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  • WH to Lobby House GOP on Softening Senate Bill on Moscow Sanctions
WH to Lobby House GOP on Softening Senate Bill on Moscow Sanctions

The House of Representatives also must pass the measure for it to become law. Senate Democrats expressed concerns to Politico that the extremely busy news cycle related to the investigations surrounding Russian Federation and Trump may ironically allow the administration to block or stall this legislation created to punish Russian Federatio...

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  • Trump lawyer: US president not under investigation in Russia probe
Trump lawyer: US president not under investigation in Russia probe

Schiff said if the panel can't get an answer then he believes a subpoena will be needed. "At its core, the Senate's work is about Russian interference and how they did it". But he has so far refused to curtail his social media postings. "And notice how it's evolving". But maybe, maybe there was obstruction. "We are going to get the full truth out t...

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