• Cosby's wife lashes out after sex-assault case declared mistrial
Cosby's wife lashes out after sex-assault case declared mistrial

Cosby said in a radio interview before the trial he hoped to resume his performing career after the Constand case was resolved. He said there is "no doubt in his mind" that Constand would continue to press her case. Andrea Constand is the only woman of dozens of women thus far who made a decision to take her sexual assault accusations aga...

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  • Army chief confident of controlling situation in Kashmir
Army chief confident of controlling situation in Kashmir

The Army Chief blamed "misinformation and disinformation" being spread in the state for the trouble and forcing youth to take up arms. "But, I hope, they will soon understand that what they are doing is not correct", General Rawat said at a media interaction after presiding over a Passing Out Parade ceremony at Air Force Academy here today.

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  • House GOP Whip Scalise remains in critical condition, hospital says
House GOP Whip Scalise remains in critical condition, hospital says

The AP said many of those who played wore LSU hats to honor Scalise, who graduated from the university. Scalise was fielding balls at second base during the practice Wednesday when he was shot in the hip, and sustained serious injuries as the bullet travelled through his pelvis and injured internal organs.

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  • Memo: Trump Asked NSA To Clear Him Of Russia Collusion
Memo: Trump Asked NSA To Clear Him Of Russia Collusion

Now, a report by the Washington Post on Thursday said Special Counsel Robert Mueller is looking into Kushner's financial dealings as a part of an investigation into Russia's meddling in 2016 presidential election. A cornered White House could try and use executive privilege to try to block officials from speaking to Mueller's team, although the...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation 'protecting' James Comey memos as part of 'prospective law enforcement proceeding'
Federal Bureau of Investigation 'protecting' James Comey memos as part of 'prospective law enforcement proceeding'

This week, a friend of Trump's said the President was considering firing Mueller - a task that would be complicated by justice department regulations, which say that only the attorney-general may fire a special counsel and only if there is good cause .

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  • Deputy Attorney General May Recuse Himself From Russia Probe
Deputy Attorney General May Recuse Himself From Russia Probe

Mueller reports to Rosenstein on budget and staffing needs for his team. Department of Justice sources quickly denied that the White House had ordered Rosenstein to do this, but they declined to say so on the record, which means that the same law enforcement organization that gravely cautioned the American public not to believe anonym...

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  • The Staggering Hypocrisy of Newt Gingrich
The Staggering Hypocrisy of Newt Gingrich

Gingrich speaks regularly with Trump and is promoting a new book on how to "understand" him. The last president was Bill Clinton , who was impeached by Congress in 1998 for perjury and obstruction of justice in relation to the testimony around his extramarital affair with Monica Lewinsky.

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  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller Investigating Jared Kushner's Finances
Special Counsel Robert Mueller Investigating Jared Kushner's Finances

The probe into Kushner's business dealings is part of the special counsel's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election. This, some observers have said, might amount to a case against Trump for obstructing justice. Examining such possible charges will allow investigators to interview key administration figures inclu...

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  • Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business
Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

In a Thursday briefing call, reporters pressed officials on why the Trump administration is emphasizing Cuba's human rights issues when the White House has previously demonstrated interest in working with other problematic regimes. The powerful Grupo de Administracion Empresarial S.A also runs most foreign hotels, meaning that Marriott's Starwood...

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  • Bill Cosby faces 2nd sex assault trial after jury deadlocks
Bill Cosby faces 2nd sex assault trial after jury deadlocks

Cosby pleaded not guilty to the charges. After all, virtually all litigators have been surprised, in talking with jurors after real or mock trials, to learn that it was a failure to present a bit of readily available evidence which doomed their case.

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  • Rosenstein Hits Media for 'Anonymous Allegations' on Russia Probe
Rosenstein Hits Media for 'Anonymous Allegations' on Russia Probe

But while the president is deeply suspicious of Mr. Mueller , his anger is reserved for Mr. Sessions for recusing himself from the Russian Federation inquiry, and especially for Mr. Kind of. Allegations of commingling between politics and law enforcement are age-old and standard, even when there's not a special counsel . He has entertained the ...

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  • Fire Mueller? Don't even think about it
Fire Mueller? Don't even think about it

Several conservative allies of Trump have criticized Mueller in recent days, and a friend of Trump, Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy , said on Monday evening that Trump was thinking about firing Mueller. Because friends who have talked to the president about this [say] that he sounds very much about Bob Mueller - venting about this unaccountable inve...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation won't release Comey's Trump memos
Federal Bureau of Investigation won't release Comey's Trump memos

The natural disaster of news would have been 5-inch headlines in papers across the country - except for the tragic shooting in Virginia. The list of people who enrage the president is said to include Attorney General Jeff Sessions for recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation in the first place, and former golden boy Jar...

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  • Russian Federation eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand
Russian Federation eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

The current champion is Brazil but sadly, they did not make it to this years cup. The opening ceremony turned the St. Petersburg Arena into the setting for a spectacular and bright show, with more than 2,000 actors involved in the performance.

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  • Putin jokes he'd offer Comey asylum like he did with Snowden
Putin jokes he'd offer Comey asylum like he did with Snowden

Snowden fled to Hong Kong, and then to Russian Federation, which allotted him asylum. "And if he faces pressure, then we are happy to offer him political asylum too", Putin said . " They gathered opposition forces and financed them, went to opposition rallies ", Putin said. "We are ready for a constructive dialogue". By phrasing a question uniqu...

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  • Britain could only stay in EU on worse terms, Guy Verhofstadt says
Britain could only stay in EU on worse terms, Guy Verhofstadt says

Speaking before she entered talks with the new Fine Geal Leader, Foster threw down the gauntlet to Sinn Fein and said her party were "ready to dance" in order to restore a power sharing executive up North. DUP leader Arlene Foster said she is ready to "tango" with Sinn Fein in order to finally put a government together in NI after five months of le...

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  • British Agree to EU Demand to Start Brexit With Divorce Talks
British Agree to EU Demand to Start Brexit With Divorce Talks

Arriving for a meeting with his counterparts in the 28-country EU, Hammond said his "clear view and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain is that we should prioritize protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations and take them forward".

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller
Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller

Trump's allies have begun raising questions about the former FBI director's impartiality, suggesting he can not be trusted to lead the investigation. for a special counsel". The talk about dismissing Mr Mueller appeared to be coming from Trump allies, including some close to White House strategist Steve Bannon, who are increasingly frustrated w...

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  • Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery
Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

The doctor said Scalise has been sedated although the dosage has been turned down to allow him to respond to family members. Doctors say Rep. Steve Scalise (skuh-LEES') remains in critical condition at a Washington hospital but is improving.

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  • Theresa May 'confident' of Queen's Speech vote with or without DUP deal
Theresa May 'confident' of Queen's Speech vote with or without DUP deal

Despite her party's expectations of a landslide victory May lost her majority in parliament , pushing her into rushed talks on a support agreement with a small Eurosceptic Northern Irish Protestant party with 10 parliamentary seats. "If there are difficulties with the Northern Ireland executive or with any one of a number of things that might well...

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