• Dennis Rodman gifts Trump book to North Korean minister
Dennis Rodman gifts Trump book to North Korean minister

Rodman has said his visit has nothing to do with the White House. "The Totally Essential Travel Collection", two autographed jerseys, a mermaid puzzle, and two sets of soap - everything a young despot needs. The 22-year-old University of Virginia student, who is now in a coma, was freed for humanitarian reasons, according to a one-line report from ...

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  • Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate the travel ban
Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate the travel ban

The Justice Department Spokeswoman Sarah Isgur released a statement defending the travel ban and summarizing President Trump's argument. It also asked the court to fast-track the case, which could result in the justices hearing it before its new term begins in the fall.

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  • Alleged baseball practice gunman was James Hodgkinson of Belleville
Alleged baseball practice gunman was James Hodgkinson of Belleville

Ryan Costello, of Chester County, and Pat Meehan, of Delaware County, who are on the congressional baseball team, did not attend the practice on Wednesday. His posts didn't overtly warn about Wednesday's shooting, according to SITE, which reported that he often used "hyperbole and foul language in expressing his opinions".

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  • Trump, Melania visit wounded senior Congressman in hospital
Trump, Melania visit wounded senior Congressman in hospital

House Speaker Paul Ryan's office said Scalise's wounds were not believed to be life-threatening and that a member of the security detail was also shot. Mika, an Adrian College graduate - and praise for Capitol police who ended the shootings. Wenstrup, who is an Iraq war veteran and medic, jumped into the dugout when he heard Rep.

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  • ND, Minn. leaders respond to ballpark shooting wounding GOP leader
ND, Minn. leaders respond to ballpark shooting wounding GOP leader

Rep. Roger Williams; Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner, who was shot in the ankle; and lobbyist Matt Mika, who now works for Tyson Foods in its Washington office. "He will recover from this assault". Griner and Bailey are both members of Scalise's security detail. Two officers were wounded, and lawmakers and the president said the outco...

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  • UK PM nears deal with Irish DUP party
UK PM nears deal with Irish DUP party

After House Speaker John Bercow was re-elected without challenge, a chastened May quipped: "At least someone got a landslide". Any hope for a continuation of Tory rule looks set to depend on a consensus with the Northern Irish party, following last week's General Election result in which the Conservatives dramatically lost their majority.

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  • China ready to probe preaching charges against two nationals killed in Pakistan
China ready to probe preaching charges against two nationals killed in Pakistan

Pakistan s interior ministry said in a statement that the Chinese citizens had entered the country on business visas but instead "were actually engaged in preaching" in Quetta. "South Korean missionaries have been conducting underground missionary activities in China since at least a decade ago". According to him, South Korean missionaries attracte...

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  • Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidant
Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidant

She said such a move would "destroy any shred of trust in the president's judgment that remains over here". As Sessions entered the crowded hearing room, a swarm of news photographers clicked away with their cameras. "If there were not good cause it wouldn't matter what anyone said". Sessions also argued that his recusal from the Russian Fede...

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  • Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Alexandria Shooting
Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Alexandria Shooting

Several other Republican lawmakers were also present at the time at the facility, about 13 km from the Capitol. The shooter, identified as a 66-year-old IL man who had vented at Republicans on social media, fired repeatedly at the baseball field in suburban Alexandria , Virginia , Reuters reported.

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  • Man arrested on south coast in Manchester bomb probe released without charge
Man arrested on south coast in Manchester bomb probe released without charge

Police investigating the Manchester suicide bombing evacuated an area of the city yesterday after finding a vehicle which they say " may be significant to the investigation ". Abedi is seen in another surveillance photo released by investigators who are trying to piece together his actions prior to the attack. Buckley was off duty and waiting for...

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  • Donald Trump faces investigation for possible obstruction of justice
Donald Trump faces investigation for possible obstruction of justice

Comey revealed last week, in a hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee, that he had informed President Trump three times that the president was not under FBI investigation . Mr Grassley's office said the letter was in response to a recent letter from Ms Feinstein requesting that the committee seeks details from senior Federal Bureau...

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  • Death Toll in London Grenfell Tower Fire Rises to 17
Death Toll in London Grenfell Tower Fire Rises to 17

The London Evening Standard reported many more of the tower block's hundreds of residents are still unaccounted for. Others were seen and heard trapped in their apartments, screaming for help. The Australian city of Melbourne has previously had a minor incident involving flammable cladding; in 2015, an apartment building engulfed in flames ,...

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  • Trump Slams 'Phony' Story On Obstruction Of Justice Probe
Trump Slams 'Phony' Story On Obstruction Of Justice Probe

Rachel noted on last night's show the blockbuster new report from the Washington Post . Devlin Barrett is one of The Post reporters on the story and joins us now. Trump being probed for obstructing justice, United States media report says. Anything else to be examined? "Trump is definitely considering it ...

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  • Watch Alexandria Shooting at Congressional Baseball Event Captured Live
Watch Alexandria Shooting at Congressional Baseball Event Captured Live

JEFF FLAKE: All of a sudden, we heard a very loud shot. "It was horrific", Fleischmann said. One thing both Congressional baseball teams will have in common when they face off Thursday (June 15) will be the LSU gear they'll wear in honor of Rep.

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  • Justice Department's Rosenstein assures Congress of special counsel's independence in Russian Federation probe
Justice Department's Rosenstein assures Congress of special counsel's independence in Russian Federation probe

SHAHEEN: And have you given the special counsel full independence from the Justice Department to conduct his investigation? Is giving political donations a reason to disqualify somebody for serving in the Special Counsel's office? Donald Trump is now being investigated over whether he personally tried to obstruct justice, according to United...

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  • London fire: tower block death toll rises to 17
London fire: tower block death toll rises to 17

He added: "As I have said we are fully compliant with fire and safety regulations, we work with the fire service, they actually use our buildings for training and they carry out checks alongside ourselves". As many gathered outside evacuation centres to await news of loved ones, they reported people following official advice to stay inside, unawa...

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  • UK's Hammond will deliver speech soon after Mansion House pull-out
UK's Hammond will deliver speech soon after Mansion House pull-out

Philip Hammond flexed his muscles over Brexit today by announcing new measures to protect growth during the negotiations, while preparing to launch a battle for concessions to safeguard businesses and jobs. She also confirmed the United Kingdom would quit Europe's Customs Union, despite Hammond's scepticism about the economic costs of such a move....

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  • Polls debacle leaves United Kingdom govt in minority
Polls debacle leaves United Kingdom govt in minority

The opposition Labour Party, in contrast, fought an unexpectedly successful campaign. A major campaign issue centered on Britain's plan to leave the European Union , also called Brexit . He said voters had rejected her Brexit plan. The Conservatives secured just 318 seats, not enough to reach the 326 seat threshold for a parliamentary maj...

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  • Mum trapped in London fire posts harrowing videos
Mum trapped in London fire posts harrowing videos

Dozens are feared to have died in the fire - with 12 confirmed to be dead as fire fighters comb the building for bodies Who are KCTMO? A man who said he witnessed the blaze unfold wrote: "Thank you on behalf London sir! I thank them for all they are doing to help the victims of this devastating fire", he said.

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  • How Trump Brought This Obstruction Of Justice Investigation Upon Himself
How Trump Brought This Obstruction Of Justice Investigation Upon Himself

The Post further said Trump made a similar request in a phone call to Rogers. Mr Trump vehemently denies any collusion between himself or any of his associates and Russian Federation. The stated focus has been Russia's alleged efforts to tilt last November's presidential election Trump's way, and whether the winner's campaign was involv...

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