• White House says Trump won't fire Mueller
White House says Trump won't fire Mueller

The ex-FBI chief, James Comey , last week outlined awkward meetings with Trump and said the President made him uncomfortable discussing the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Nixon then turned to the third in the chain of command at the Justice Department, Solicitor General Robert Bork, who promptly followed N...

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  • Donovan says Capitol police saved lives at shooting
Donovan says Capitol police saved lives at shooting

James Hodgkinson, 66, a resident of Belleville in IL, has been identified as the shooter by federal law enforcement sources, CNN reported . The White House issued a written statement this morning on behalf of the president and vice president, and Donald Trump spoke soon after on camera, noting the suspected shooter's death, and adding, "We...

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  • Sessions denies 3rd meeting with Russians
Sessions denies 3rd meeting with Russians

That's the take-away from a local political science professor after watching testimony Tuesday by Attorney General Jeff Sessions before the Senate Intelligence Committee . Sessions' testimony did not provide any damaging new information on Trump campaign ties with Russian Federation or on Comey's dismissal, but his refusal to discuss conv...

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  • Cotton suggests Comey set precedent of private meetings with Trump
Cotton suggests Comey set precedent of private meetings with Trump

Sen. Ron Wyden , D-Ore., suggested that the attorney general was ducking critical questions in his testimony. Lawmakers grilled Sessions about his role in Comey's firing, his own involvement in the Trump campaign and his meetings with Sergey Kislyak , the Russian ambassador to the US.

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  • Huge flames and smoke billows from Grenfell Tower after massive blaze
Huge flames and smoke billows from Grenfell Tower after massive blaze

She said at least 200 firefighters are battling the blaze, and evacuating residents from the building. At least 12 people were killed in a massive blaze that engulfed a London tower block on Wednesday, raising serious questions about fire safety in Britain's housing blocks.

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  • Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports
Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

CBS News has learned that Daniel Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, has agreed to be interviewed by the Special Counsel's office about conversations he may have had with the president about the Russian Federation investigation. Coats later told lawmakers that he never felt pressured to intervene. Tuesday morning, Trump supporter Ari Fl...

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  • May to meet Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader on Thursday - Sinn Fein
May to meet Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader on Thursday - Sinn Fein

Former British prime minister John Major said on Tuesday he was concerned about a planned deal between Prime Minister Theresa May and a mainly Protestant political party in Northern Ireland to shore up May's minority government . Sinn Fein and the DUP dominate Northern Irish politics, with the two parties winning seven and 10 seats, respecti...

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  • Germany and France say Britain could change its mind over Brexit
Germany and France say Britain could change its mind over Brexit

France and England soccer players have walked out to the sound of "Don't Look Back in Anger" from Oasis moments before Tuesday's friendly at Stade de France , in a tribute to victims of the recent attacks in Manchester and London . May arrived in Paris with her leadership hobbled by a catastrophic election last week just as Britain heads int...

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  • McConnell voices confidence in Mueller
McConnell voices confidence in Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein talks to an aide on Capitol Hill in Washington , Tuesday, June 13, 2017, while testifying before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on the Justice Department's fiscal 2018 budget. Kinzinger, who has said he didn't vote for Trump, has given him measured praise at times. Ruddy, for his part, did not...

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  • LPL Financial Holdings' (LPLA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
LPL Financial Holdings' (LPLA) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 7,957,800 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $280,194,000 after buying an additional 365,980 shares in the last quarter. Coldstream Capital Management Inc owns 16,040 shares or 0.08% of their United States portfolio. LPL Financial Holdings Inc.is a broker-dealer, a custodian for regis...

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  • NC Congressman Robert Pittenger praises Scalise, asks public for prayers
NC Congressman Robert Pittenger praises Scalise, asks public for prayers

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 . Scalise, No. 3 in the House of Representatives Republican leadership, was shot in the hip at the baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia. "Please pray for my colleagues", Duncan said.

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  • Attorney General's Selective Silence Deafens Senate Russia Inquiry
Attorney General's Selective Silence Deafens Senate Russia Inquiry

Sessions, testifying for the first time since he recommended the firing of FBI Director James Comey last month, said he only knows what he reads in newspapers. Sessions was sworn in February 9 but did not actually step away from the investigation until March 2, the day after The Washington Post reported on his two previously undisclosed Kislya...

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  • BC NDP plans to combat opioid crisis with dedicated minister role
BC NDP plans to combat opioid crisis with dedicated minister role

She wants to make life more affordable, give children the best supports, protect the environment and build communities with a high quality of life. Newly-elected Skeena MLA Ellis Ross takes over Coleman's former portfolios - natural gas development and housing.

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  • Death Toll In London Fire Rises To 12
Death Toll In London Fire Rises To 12

The brigade sent 45 fire engines and over 200 firefighters to the scene. So what should you do if you find yourself in a nightmare like what broke out in west London? London Fire Brigade have now confirmed there have been a number of fatalities.

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  • Eyewitness captures video of shootout at GOP baseball practice
Eyewitness captures video of shootout at GOP baseball practice

In a statement, Mika's family said he was shot multiple times and was in critical condition. A year ago, Scalise and other Republican leaders blocked gun control legislation from coming to a vote on the House floor following a mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

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  • Jelena Ostapenko told herself to enjoy French Open final before stunning win
Jelena Ostapenko told herself to enjoy French Open final before stunning win

Two days after celebrating her 20th birthday, unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia gave herself - and her country - another reason, a bigger one, to celebrate - the French Open women's singles title. Halep broke for 3-1 when Ostapenko drilled long, but the latter retrieved it the next game with a thumping return. Halep went on to build a 3-0 ...

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  • AG Jeff Sessions says Russian Federation collusion rumors 'appalling and detestable lie'
AG Jeff Sessions says Russian Federation collusion rumors 'appalling and detestable lie'

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he has no knowledge of collusion between US President Donald Trump and Russian Federation. Sessions denied a 2016 meeting with the Russian ambassador at the Mayflower hotel . She also said that because of the revelation that Sessions misled the Senate during his testimony , she called on h...

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  • At least 12 dead in west London tower block fire
At least 12 dead in west London tower block fire

She said there were "a number" of fatalities. Fire raced through the 24-floor Grenfell Tower in North Kensington around 1 a.m. "Us members of the public were reassuring them, telling them we've done what we can and that we've phoned 999, but obviously the look on their face was death", Lamrani said.

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  • Global reaction to British election
Global reaction to British election

But in one of the most sensational nights in British electoral history, a resurgent Labour Party denied her an outright win, throwing the country into political turmoil as no clear victor emerged. His calls for increased spending on the National Health Service, schools and police, as well as the nationalization of railroads and utilities, have pr...

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  • Jeff Sessions' explanation for firing Comey just doesn't make se
Jeff Sessions' explanation for firing Comey just doesn't make se

Sessions showed flashes of anger rarely seen from the 70-year-old Alabamian, calling any suggestion that he colluded with Russian Federation to interfere in the US presidential election a "detestable lie". VLADECK: So I mean I think the attorney general is basically trying to invent a new doctrine called the non-privileged privilege. The hearin...

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