• Trump Spokesperson Calls Obstruction Of Justice Investigation
Trump Spokesperson Calls Obstruction Of Justice Investigation "Outrageous"

But if questions coming into Tuesday's hearing were, "How would Sessions respond to fired FBI Director James Comey's intimation that there was something else - something classified - about Sessions to be concerned about?" or "What more do we know about President Trump's role in firing Comey or putting pressure on officials to drop the Russian...

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  • Brazil's Temer tells businessmen he will remain on the job
Brazil's Temer tells businessmen he will remain on the job

The economic boost was aided by a record harvest of soybeans, which is one of Brazil's main exports, the IBGE said Wednesday. Also on Thursday, a Supreme Court justice who is close to Temer made a decision to halt a trial that could strip politicians of their right to be prosecuted only by Brazil's top court.

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  • Tickets sales for congressional baseball game spike after shooting
Tickets sales for congressional baseball game spike after shooting

Hodgkinson , from IL, died in hospital of gunshot wounds sustained in a gun battle with Capitol Hill police. But lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and remains in critical condition , as does Scalise. Baseball cards handed out as fans entered the park identified the players' partisan voting percentages. Capitol Police said they had "...

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  • Theresa May orders full public inquiry into London fire
Theresa May orders full public inquiry into London fire

London Police said an investigation had been launched to determine whether the blaze involved any crimes and May announced a public inquiry, a type of probe that's used to investigate issues of major public concern. Labour is calling for measures recommended after another fatal fire in 2009 to be implemented immediately. London police said Fri...

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  • White House Denies Trump Wants Mueller Out, But Heat Is On
White House Denies Trump Wants Mueller Out, But Heat Is On

The president's personal friend, Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy said late Monday that Trump was considering terminating Mueller. Ruddy was at the White House Monday to meet with White House aides, but did not speak with the president, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said.

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  • Debate dates unsettled with weeks left in Georgia House race
Debate dates unsettled with weeks left in Georgia House race

Griffin's video holding what was meant to look like President Donald Trump's severed head, has resulted in a lost endorsement deal and at least one club engagement for the comedian. Early voting began in Dunwoody, Brookhaven, Chamblee and Tucker in the DeKalb County portion of the district and in Fulton and Cobb counties. The ad, created to influ...

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  • Merkel says EU is ready to begin Brexit talks
Merkel says EU is ready to begin Brexit talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she assumed Britain would stick to its plan for leaving the European Union after the country's election upset, and that she wanted to work quickly on talks over Brexit . The European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator, Guy Verhofstadt, said: "Yet another own goal, after Cameron now May, will make alre...

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  • NCP, CPM didn't take part in EVM challenge: EC
NCP, CPM didn't take part in EVM challenge: EC

The EC will use randomly selected 14 EVMs, which were used in recent Assembly elections in UP, Punjab and Uttarakhand. Political parties will be given a four-hour slot to prove that EVMs can be tampered with. CPI (M ) did not want to participate in the challenge but only wanted to understand the process, says Nasim Zaidi. Neither the NCP team n...

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  • Sheriff Says Orlando Workplace Shooter 'Had A Plan'
Sheriff Says Orlando Workplace Shooter 'Had A Plan'

According to AP, the shooting started after Neumann slipped in the back door of the factory, which is larger than two football fields. He paused at least once to reload. Seven other people, who were inside the building when the shooter opened fire, escaped unhurt after the police responded in "two minutes". The co-worker, who had no visible inj...

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  • The Sessions hearing shows who's really colluding with Russian Federation
The Sessions hearing shows who's really colluding with Russian Federation

On Wednesday, The Washington Post reported the special counsel named to investigate the Russian election meddling is looking into whether Trump sought to obstruct justice . Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters aboard Air Force One that "while the president has the right to" fire Robert Mueller , "he has no intention to do so".

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  • Trump attorney signals a firm stance in dealing with special prosecutor
Trump attorney signals a firm stance in dealing with special prosecutor

Stop". Rosenstein was testifying hours ahead of a separate Senate appearance by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who was expected to face sharp questions from his former colleagues about his role in Comey's firing , his Russian contacts during the campaign and his decision to step aside from the investigation involving Moscow and the Trump campai...

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  • New Jersey Powerball winners use jackpot to help others
New Jersey Powerball winners use jackpot to help others

The Powerball jackpot is getting bigger. Players may buy Powerball tickets for Saturday's drawing at Lottery retailers throughout the state and online until 9:45 p.m. The Powerball number was 06. Lottery officials also encourage players to sign the back of their tickets and to keep them in a safe place. Additionally, if one wants to stick to ...

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  • Trump is allegedly 'weighing' firing special prosecutor in Russian Federation probe
Trump is allegedly 'weighing' firing special prosecutor in Russian Federation probe

Comey himself had a riveting appearance before the same Senate panel last week, with some key moments centered on Sessions. It was no t clear whether Mr Ruddy, who speaks with the president often, was basing his remarks on a specific conversation with the president or entirely on Mr Sekulow's comments.

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  • 75th anniversary of Battle of Midway marked in San Diego
75th anniversary of Battle of Midway marked in San Diego

The speaker was former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, the memorial's national chairman, and a decorated and wounded World War II combat veteran. "The Japanese battle crews lined up one after the other and the B-17's come right over our head and went out and they bombed the two Japanese ships", said Commander USN Retired Ellis Dee Skidmore.

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  • Russian Federation inquiry: President's 'possible obstruction to be probed'
Russian Federation inquiry: President's 'possible obstruction to be probed'

Regarding testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey, Sessions said Comey told him after talking to the president that he was concerned about proper communications protocols between Justice and the White House . When asked about a letter he wrote recommending firing Comey, Rosenstein said that Mueller could be looking into the decision-ma...

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  • India retaliates to cross-LoC fire, 5 Pak soldiers killed: Army
India retaliates to cross-LoC fire, 5 Pak soldiers killed: Army

Pakistani troops give cover fire to infiltrators. One head constable of BSF suffered splinter injuries in Krishnagati sector. The news of Thursday's attack also came just hours after Arun Jaitley, who now holds the Defence portfolio, told reporters: "I don't want to get in to the strategic details, but in past few weeks our armed forces are dom...

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  • Democrats dump collusion but now fixate on obstruction
Democrats dump collusion but now fixate on obstruction

The public testimony Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence committee should yield Sessions' most extensive comments to date on questions that have dogged his entire tenure as attorney general and that led him three months ago to step aside from the Russian Federation probe.

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  • Cute girl thinks bride in street is real-life princess
Cute girl thinks bride in street is real-life princess

The little girl, clearly in awe of meeting the "princess" from her book, posed with Shandace for the wedding photographer. In May, a little girl couldn't believe her luck when she saw 17-year-old Kwani Taylor dressed up for prom , reports ABC News , and the teen was quick to give a hug to her newest fan.

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  • CRPF DG visits Kashmir, interacts with soldiers at Sumbal
CRPF DG visits Kashmir, interacts with soldiers at Sumbal

Four militants were killed. Home Minister Rajnath Singh lauded the CRPF for showing "exemplary courage and valour" in thwarting the terrorists' attempt. The police personnel with residences in south Kashmir have been advised not to go home for another two months, the report added. It said that the raids conducted by Indian agencies on Hurriyet ...

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  • Time is running out to register to vote in the general election
Time is running out to register to vote in the general election

Time is running out to register to vote in the general election , as applications must be submitted by midnight on Monday 22 May. "It's more likely that people who are 34 years old or younger that are not registered - it's around 30% of that population, compared to only 4% of those aged 55 and older who aren't registered".

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