• Deputy AG: No cause to fire special counsel Mueller
Deputy AG: No cause to fire special counsel Mueller

Chris Ruddy, a friend of Trump's and the chief executive of Newsmax , a U.S. news outlet, went so far as to suggest the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller. That was the upshot of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's testimony before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on Tuesday. "Time to rethink", he tweeted M...

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  • US Attorney General Denies Collusion With Russian Officials In Tense Senate Hearing
US Attorney General Denies Collusion With Russian Officials In Tense Senate Hearing

But he said that he was unable to say whether he had discussed Comey's handling of the FBI investigation on the principle that his conversations with the President should be kept confidential. Sessions lent his support to the special counsel, Robert Mueller, who is now in charge of the Justice Department's Russian Federation investigation.

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  • White House Says Trump Won't Fire Special Counsel Leading Russia Probe
White House Says Trump Won't Fire Special Counsel Leading Russia Probe

Stewart did not concede immediately, and said "there's one word you will never hear from me and that's 'unity.' Because look, folks, we've been backing down too long.in defense of our culture, our heritage, and our country". Rosenstein said he was also unaware of any "secret plan" to get rid of Mueller. After initially being praised by Republican...

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  • Sessions Calls Collusion Speculation 'Detestable,' Professes 'Confidence' in Mueller
Sessions Calls Collusion Speculation 'Detestable,' Professes 'Confidence' in Mueller

Sessions became visibly angry when asked about former FBI Director James Comey's testimony last week that aspects of the attorney general's recusal were problematic. "This is a secret innuendo being leaked out there about me, and I don't appreciate it". In his testimony last week, Mr Comey accused the White House of lying about him and the F...

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  • Number of fatalities reported afte fire engulfs London tower
Number of fatalities reported afte fire engulfs London tower

Residents of the Grenfell Tower block in West London had repeatedly warned about a risk of fire in the building, having initially raised concerns as far back as 2012. Forty fire engines and 200 firefighters and officers have been called to the scene. The London Fire Brigade tweeted that the fire involved the second to the top floor of the 24-...

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  • Huge fire engulfs London tower block, 30 people injured
Huge fire engulfs London tower block, 30 people injured

She said that the fire started on the second floor, but that firefighters did not know how it started. Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service has tweeted a tribute, posting: "Our thoughts are with everyone that has been affected by the devastating residential tower block fire in West London over night".

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  • Tough break for Theresa May as top aides quit
Tough break for Theresa May as top aides quit

Timothy, who was special adviser to Theresa May when she was Secretary of State at the Home Office and also worked on her election campaign, was appointed Joint Chief of Staff past year in July. "It was a tightly knit group, it was her group that ran this campaign and look where we are, for God's sake", Soubry said. "One of them is country, one of ...

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  • Celebrate Old Glory on Flag Day
Celebrate Old Glory on Flag Day

That statute directs the president to issue an annual proclamation urging Americans to participate in honoring what our flag symbolizes by displaying it proudly. The original members of the Continental Congress chose the colors of the flag, with red signifying hardness and courage, white representing purity and innocence and blue standing for vigil...

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  • BJP panel to meet Sonia Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury
BJP panel to meet Sonia Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury

Reports say that the BJP led NDA and opposition parties are making efforts to agree on a "mutually acceptable" presidential candidate but would go different ways if the consensus proves ambiguous. The Election Commission has said that the last date for the filing of nomination is June 28. After prolonged silence on the issue, Shah constituted t...

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  • Sessions Advocated for 'Fresh Start' At FBI
Sessions Advocated for 'Fresh Start' At FBI

Sessions bristled at Wyden, telling the OR senator that people are suggesting through innuendo that he has not been honest. Attorney General Jeff Sessions told a Senate committee Tuesday that any suggestion he colluded with Russian Federation during last year's US presidential campaign was an "appalling and detestable lie ".

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  • London fire survivor says he was lucky
London fire survivor says he was lucky

Nobody really knew what was going, or what is happening from now on. "We lost everything. Everything in the house is gone", he said. Flames shot from windows all the way up the 24-story Grenfell Tower in North Kensington as more than 200 firefighters battled the blaze.

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  • Murray Downs Del Potro in blockbuster match
Murray Downs Del Potro in blockbuster match

It was very slow and heavy conditions and to be coming back was hard. - Murray, joking after his victory over del Potro. On Thursday morning in a heated second round matchup between Juan Martin del Potro and Nicolas Almagro, Almagro fell to the court with an apparent knee injury and writhed in pain nearly instantly.

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  • Saudi Arabia bans the import, sale, renewal of Bein Sports receivers
Saudi Arabia bans the import, sale, renewal of Bein Sports receivers

The Turkish president has vowed to keep supporting Qatar and has said the dispute should be resolved before the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Talk about timing: The U.S. This is published unedited from the PTI feed. Saudi Arabia and the UAE also criticize that "Qatar is destabilizing the regional situation by wielding its influence across t...

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  • Trump Addresses Infrastructure, Health Care in Ohio
Trump Addresses Infrastructure, Health Care in Ohio

ABC News has found that one of the deals finalized during Trump's trip two weeks ago - a claimed $110 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia - only secured $25 billion in its present state, with the remaining future sales not guaranteed. Republicans control 52 seats in the Senate, meaning they can only afford to lose two votes from their caucus. We real...

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  • Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for negotiation
Talks about Brexit talks, but no date for negotiation

Talks have been under way between DUP leader Arlene Foster and the Prime Minister over a possible alliance, as the Northern Ireland party's 10 MPs could help to prop up a Tory Government. May is under pressure to take on a more cross-party approach to the negotiations surrounding Brexit. 'We don't believe that any deal with the DUP here and Engli...

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  • Deadly fire tears through West London tower block
Deadly fire tears through West London tower block

The screaming of people, it's distressing to hear people calling out for help and you can't do anything. He said that the patients were being treated for a range of injuries and smoke inhalation. One described hearing a neighbour screaming for help before apparently jumping out as flames engulfed his seventh-storey flat. Metropolitan Police comma...

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  • May Sets Up Meeting With Irish
May Sets Up Meeting With Irish "Kingmakers"

As discussion continued, a leading business organization said the political uncertainty is leading to a "dramatic drop" in confidence. "Discussions are going well with the government and we hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion", Foster tweeted.

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  • Defiant May signals she will not compromise over hard Brexit
Defiant May signals she will not compromise over hard Brexit

Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who were the Prime Minister's joint chiefs of staff, resigned amid intense Tory criticism in the wake of the snap election that cost the Conservatives their Commons majority. Foster will nearly certainly ask for greater investment in Northern Ireland as part of the deal, as well as guarantees on support for pension ...

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  • No UK govt deal likely Wednesday due to London fire: DUP
No UK govt deal likely Wednesday due to London fire: DUP

She met DUP leader Arlene Foster , whose eurosceptic Northern Irish party has 10 parliamentary seats, for over one hour of talks in Downing Street, though both May and Foster later left through different exits. Arlene Foster told ITV news, 'There's been a lot of hyperbole talked about our position to the gay community. The European Parliament...

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  • UK's May faces calls to soften Brexit as political limbo drags on
UK's May faces calls to soften Brexit as political limbo drags on

Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) leader Arlene Foster (L), and DUP Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds prepare to address the media outside Stormont Castle, on the Stormont Estate in Belfast, Northern Ireland , on June 12, 2017. Sir John said he want May to "succeed and stay" as the PM and understands clearly why she is doing the deal with the DUP how...

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