• Trump's lawyer denies president being investigated
Trump's lawyer denies president being investigated

Appearing on several morning news shows Sunday, Sekulow attempted to convince viewers that the president was not speaking literally when he tweeted Friday: "I'm being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director by the man who told me to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director".

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  • President Trump's financial disclosure maps out his elaborate business holdings, income sources
President Trump's financial disclosure maps out his elaborate business holdings, income sources

It did include income from capital gains and dividends, presumably before the stock sales. The disclosure does not reveal when the investments were sold. Trump reported $29.8 million in revenue from the club. The Office of Government Ethics on Friday released President Donald Trump's latest financial-disclosure form, showing some of his r...

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  • Woman who drove at officer fatally shot in LA County
Woman who drove at officer fatally shot in LA County

At some point, the pair started fighting and the woman ran into the hotel to tell the employee that her boyfriend had stolen her purse. "As the suspect drives away, she makes a U-turn, and drives toward the officer and the boyfriend with her auto, at which time an officer-involved shooting occurred,"he said".

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  • Who is Trump friend Chris Ruddy?
Who is Trump friend Chris Ruddy?

During a press conference on May 18, the day after Mueller was named special counsel, ABC News' chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl asked Trump if his appointment was the right move. Leahy questioned how Sessions "can credibly lead the Justice Department". House Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters Tuesday any talk about Trump wanting...

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  • President Trump says 'no proof' of 'phony collusion'
President Trump says 'no proof' of 'phony collusion'

Rosenstein was the one to make the decision because Attorney General Jeff Sessions had already recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation. Mueller investigation appeared to be reaching a broadening circle of current and former officials. Details from some memos were made public in news media accounts in the days after he was sa...

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  • Trump Can't Just Fire The Special Counsel Probing Russian Interference
Trump Can't Just Fire The Special Counsel Probing Russian Interference

Rosenstein repeatedly conveyed his support for Mueller's role at a Senate hearing, held the morning after a close friend of President Donald Trump was quoted in a television interview as saying he was considering dismissing Mueller. Mueller and former FBI Director James Comey worked closely for years in the George W. Bush administration, when ...

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  • Steve Scalise's condition upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition
Steve Scalise's condition upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

The gunman, identified by law enforcement officials as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, later died from injuries sustained during a shootout with police on the scene. "On behalf of Steve and our children, I want to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the incredible amount of prayers and warm wishes we have received...

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  • Commission on Civil Rights to probe Trump administration enforcement
Commission on Civil Rights to probe Trump administration enforcement

It also states that the Office for Civil Rights may no longer rely on that guidance when deciding how to respond to transgender student complaints. Not all of the commissioners were on the same page as Lhamon, however, when it comes to the Trump adminisration's civil rights record so far. "So if a student is kept from using the right bathroom, ...

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  • British PM May describes crash as 'terrible'
British PM May describes crash as 'terrible'

Police said the van driver would also be subject to a mental health assessment in due course. "The attack unfolded as a man was already receiving first aid at the scene, sadly that man has died", Mr Basu said. He has been taken to a hospital for an evaluation, and will be placed in police custody immediately upon his discharge. The incident fol...

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  • Trump Lawyer Sows Confusion About Whether The President Is Under Investigation
Trump Lawyer Sows Confusion About Whether The President Is Under Investigation

During an appearance on " Fox News Sunday ", Sekulow said the president has not been directly notified that he is under investigation before seeming to indicate that Trump is a target of a probe stemming from Russian efforts to influence the 2016 election.

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  • Gingrich: Opponents Entangling Trump in 'Legalistic Nightmare'
Gingrich: Opponents Entangling Trump in 'Legalistic Nightmare'

Gingrich's statement brought a flood of comments on Twitter that obstruction of justice was part of the impeachment proceedings he led against former President Bill Clinton. Gingrich said he thinks Trump at this point is "furious". "I didn't think at the moment he was going to win". "In an environment with a Justice Department where 97 percent ...

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  • Trump to young Americans: 'There is dignity in every honest job'
Trump to young Americans: 'There is dignity in every honest job'

Starr, whose investigation into former President Bill Clinton began with a look into the Whitewater real estate deal but eventually grew to cover the Monica Lewinsky scandal, wrote of the importance of having an "outside investigation" that can skirt potential conflict of interest concerns when investigating matters on the executive branch - no mat...

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  • Castile protesters target city where officer worked
Castile protesters target city where officer worked

Castile's family reacted angrily to the verdict. Jurors received the case Monday afternoon after attorneys for the prosecution and defense finished their closing arguments. Prosecutors maintained that Yanez put their lives in danger when he opened fire into the vehicle. Prosecutors say Castiles last words were: “I wasnt reaching for it.”.

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  • Attorney says Trump not under investigation
Attorney says Trump not under investigation

Earlier, Rosenstein had authored an extensive and publicly-released memorandum recommending former FBI-chief James Comey's firing. He says the Trump tweet was specifically directed at a story in The Washington Post about the expanding probe into Russia's election meddling.

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  • Tyson Foods lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery
Tyson Foods lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

The doctor said U.S. Capitol Police Special Agent Crystal Griner , who was also wounded in the shooting, "sustained a gunshot wound to the ankle, and remains hospitalized in good condition". They played their annual congressional ballgame for charity before a record crowd of 25,000 on Thursday night. James Hodgkinson, who is from downstate IL, h...

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  • Trump lawyer says president not informed he is under investigation
Trump lawyer says president not informed he is under investigation

Marco Rubio, (R- Fla.), who said he discussed the probe with Trump on Friday. While Mr Trump's tweets following the report appeared to confirm the investigation , Mr Sekulow lawyer said it only appeared that way because of the character limit on Twitter .

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  • President Trump Might Fire the Special Counsel. Can He Do That?
President Trump Might Fire the Special Counsel. Can He Do That?

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein told Rosenstein that she believes it would be "catastrophic" if special counsel Robert Mueller were fired on the orders of President Donald Trump . Doubt, however, has been cast on that explanation because of cryptic testimony from former FBI Director James Comey last week. "While the president has the righ...

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  • NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Links Modern Police Officers To Fugitive Slave Patrols
NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Links Modern Police Officers To Fugitive Slave Patrols

The officer testified that Castile was pulling his gun out of his pocket despite his commands not to do so. "None of this would have happened but for Philando Castile", defense attorney Earl Gray said. Kaepernick tweeted his support for Castile's family, noting "My heart aches for Philando's family". On Friday evening, demonstrators closed do...

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  • U.S. president not under investigation for obstruction: His attorney
U.S. president not under investigation for obstruction: His attorney

Sekulow said that Trump would have challenged the basic assertion of the article, but was constrained by Twitter's limit of 140 characters per post . Sekulow responded that Trump couldn't be indicted "because there's not an investigation ". It's being led by professionals, a guy like Robert Mueller who is not a political guy, you know he'...

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  • Gunned US congressman in critical condition after third surgery
Gunned US congressman in critical condition after third surgery

According to the hospital, he sustained a single shot to his left hip, with the bullet traveling across his pelvis causing bone fractures, internal organ injury and severe bleeding. It's particularly heartbreaking that the shooter - whose motives are still unknown but seemed unhealthily preoccupied and angry with Republicans - targeted an event th...

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