• President Trump calls James Comey 'very cowardly'
President Trump calls James Comey 'very cowardly'

But he nearly certainly would avail himself as a witness to Mueller in any obstruction of justice investigation centered on his firing, or to further discuss requests he received from Trump that he interpreted as directives. Earlier on Friday, Trump took to Twitter to declare "total and complete vindication" in response to Comey's testimony ...

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  • Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review
Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review

And while he had recused himself from the Russian Federation probe, Sessions insisted, "I did not recuse myself from defending my honor against scurrilous and false allegations". And since Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the investigation, Rosenstein is acting in that capacity. Wyden went on to state that he wanted to ...

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  • US student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio
US student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

He was in North Korea as a tourist with Young Pioneer Tours when he was arrested on 2 January 2016. Fred and Cindy Warmbier said they were told their son was given a sleeping pill shortly after his trial last March, and he never woke up.

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  • Martha Roby voices support for Jeff Sessions after testimony
Martha Roby voices support for Jeff Sessions after testimony

Ron Wyden (D-OR), Comey was asked why he didn't immediately disclose Trump's request to drop the investigation against the former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn investigation to Sessions , who, at the time, had not yet recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • North Korea releases U.S. student held for 17 months
North Korea releases U.S. student held for 17 months

Dennis Rodman is back in North Korea this week, the former National Basketball Association star announced on Twitter, and a pot cryptocurrency is sponsoring his trip. Three Americans remain in custody. Do you remember the U.S student who was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour last year for trying to steal a propaganda poster from a hotel in...

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  • Costa Rica tops Trinidad and Tobago in World Cup qualifying
Costa Rica tops Trinidad and Tobago in World Cup qualifying

Costa Rica players celebrate after Bryan Ruiz scored the victor against T&T in a World Cup qualifier. For the first time in its World Cup Qualifying history, Panama (1W-3D-1L, 6 points) earned a point at Costa Rica (2-2-1, 8) thanks to a scoreless draw on Thursday night.

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  • Parents of man released from North Korean prison say he's in coma
Parents of man released from North Korean prison say he's in coma

But efforts to persuade North Korea to release the men now held had not been successful until Warmbier's release Tuesday. He has not been seen in public since he was sentenced in March 2016. A senior administration official said the Trump administration did not authorize Rodman's trip. He was met by North Korean Vice Minister of Sports Son Kwan...

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  • Madhya Pradesh farmers protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast on second day
Madhya Pradesh farmers protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast on second day

As the Chief Minister entered the venue, his supporters shouted "Kisan ka Samman hai, Shivraj Singh Chouhan hai, Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, Bharat Mata ki Jai". I, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi promise that we will irrigate every land. The latest fast was carefully scripted.

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  • Trump pleased with Sessions testimony
Trump pleased with Sessions testimony

Harris: When you knew that you would be asked these questions and you would rely on this policy, did you not ask your staff to show you the policy that would be the basis for refusing to answer the majority of the questions that have been asked of you.

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  • Kirsten Powers shuts down Trump aide who called Kamala Harris 'hysterical'
Kirsten Powers shuts down Trump aide who called Kamala Harris 'hysterical'

Harris tried to shorten Sessions' lengthy and seemingly unclear answers to her questions, which resulted in him bristling and issuing strong words. This was the second time Harris was cut off while speaking. And we talked about the real principle that is at stake is one that I have some appreciation for as having spent 15 years in the department of...

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  • What To Watch For In Virginia's Gubernatorial Primaries
What To Watch For In Virginia's Gubernatorial Primaries

Democrats caught up in anti-Trump fervor say they want to pick up enough seats to take over the majority, but that will be a tough task. State Sen. Frank Wagner , the third wheel, hasn't made much of an impression during this campaign, nor has he brought in much cash.

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Opening Statement to Senate Intelligence Committee, Annotated
Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Opening Statement to Senate Intelligence Committee, Annotated

In his dramatic appearance before former colleagues, Sessions contradicted a contention made by Comey at a hearing before the same panel last week. Once they had left, Comey said , Trump said he hoped that Comey could see his way to "letting go" of the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's ties with the Russian gove...

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  • Dennis Rodman Visits North Korea Again to Meet Kim Jong Un
Dennis Rodman Visits North Korea Again to Meet Kim Jong Un

Today, after 17-months in captivity, Warmbier was released and is being flown home to the United States. "We expect there will be a detailed description of the release through the diplomatic channel (with the U.S.)", Lee Duk-haeng, spokesman at the Ministry of Unification, said in a press briefing.

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  • Sandy Hook Benefit Drops Megyn Kelly as Host Over Alex Jones Interview
Sandy Hook Benefit Drops Megyn Kelly as Host Over Alex Jones Interview

Hockley called on Kelly and NBC News to reconsider the decision to broadcast the interview with Jones - who also wants the program to be canceled because he's unhappy with unflattering lighting and edits made to his remarks. Kelly said she understood and respected the decision, but was disappointed. "They're scared of what we're doing". ...

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  • Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise
Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

The incident took place in Latimer Road's Grenfell Tower located in White City district. "Building on fire. Helicopter in sky". I saw her waving maybe 30mins ago, ' said a man who asked not to be named. More than 20 ambulance crews were at the scene. London ambulance services are responding to a major fire burned in west London . Polic...

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  • UK minister says Britain will leave EU customs union after Brexit
UK minister says Britain will leave EU customs union after Brexit

Lawmakers, who are by tradition not named at such meetings, told Reuters that there were no dissenting voices and that the party had no appetite for a leadership election. Thus we must begin this negotiation. The prime minister's spokesperson clarified the government's position were in line with Davis' statement. She added: "It is a condi...

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  • As Corbyn rises, May comes under fire; others in shock
As Corbyn rises, May comes under fire; others in shock

There have also been suggestions that May could try to form an alliance with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party , whose controversial policies include stopping gay marriage, in order to form a government without a majority. 'We will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic Unionist Party in particular, ' she said. ...

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  • SNP MSP: Indyref2 plans cost party 'a lot of votes'
SNP MSP: Indyref2 plans cost party 'a lot of votes'

Sturgeon suggested that she was ready to work with Labour, the second-biggest party in parliament, and others, to keep the Conservatives from five more years in power. However, the Daily Record said Mr Sturgeon dodged the issue of Scotland's future in her morning-after speech . The First Minster said her push for a second referendum "undoubtedly...

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  • OH native Otto Warmbier released in coma from North Korea
OH native Otto Warmbier released in coma from North Korea

A senior U.S. official said they had received worrying reports on his condition in a North Korean gulag, which prompted talks to bring him home immediately. citizens reported detained". A medical team and aircraft were organized, and North Korea was informed that a delegation would travel there. "It's a delicate matter, he said".

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  • Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed leaked More details
Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed leaked More details

The illustrations are a dead giveaway that the game will be set in Ancient Egypt . On this front, there is some promise - Origins apparently started developed before Unity was finished, and it will benefit from not following Ubisoft's usual annual release schedule.

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