• Portuguese revenue authority investigating alleged tax fraud by Cristiano Ronaldo
Portuguese revenue authority investigating alleged tax fraud by Cristiano Ronaldo

It said that the footballer had not hidden any income from the tax authorities or defrauded Spain. Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. "There is no tax evasion scheme. Last month, tax officials said Ronaldo adjusted his tax declarations and paid an extra 6 million euros ($6.7 million) in 2014. "The accused took advantage of a company structure ...

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  • Zarif: Intelligence shows S. Arabia promoting terror in Iran's borders
Zarif: Intelligence shows S. Arabia promoting terror in Iran's borders

File image of Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif. Who created Islamic State? He also told high-ranking Iranian officials that "America's claim of fighting against Islamic State is a lie", Reuters reports, while in an interview with Iranian media, he said the usa regarded his country as an enemy.

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  • Scalise, correspondent, two Capitol Hill Police officers among the wounded in shooting
Scalise, correspondent, two Capitol Hill Police officers among the wounded in shooting

Rooney said the game, which raises money for charity, is "one of the few times we get together as Democrats and Republicans and pretend that we're athletes and play on a big league field". "We said it was a Republican team", Duncan said on " Squawk on the Street ". Scalise, 51, the No. 3 House Republican leader first elected to the House in...

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  • AG Sessions: Accusations of Russia collusion 'appalling'
AG Sessions: Accusations of Russia collusion 'appalling'

Sessions' testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. (1830 GMT), has the potential for high drama as the Russian Federation probe continues to dominate USA politics, sidelining President Donald Trump's domestic agenda.

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  • Rep. Doug Collins safe after shooting at congressional baseball practice
Rep. Doug Collins safe after shooting at congressional baseball practice

They are asking reporters to remain at a distance as they investigate. Law enforcement officials are still investigating the motive behind the shooting . Trump said in a tweet that Scalise "was badly injured but will fully recover", adding, "Our thoughts and prayers are with him". Two Capitol Police officers were wounded and their injuries are...

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  • Jeff Sessions personally asked Congress to let him prosecute medical marijuana providers
Jeff Sessions personally asked Congress to let him prosecute medical marijuana providers

The protections Sessions is talking about, in place since 2014, are known as the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, and they were recently extended in an appropriations act, as Consumerist noted , meaning the Department of Justice cannot allocate funds to the prosecution of medical marijuana possession, cultivation, or sale until at least September 30....

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  • 12 die in London 24-storey blaze
12 die in London 24-storey blaze

By 11 a.m. ET, the fire had been contained but the building continued to smolder. Flames shot from windows all the way up the side of the 27-story Grenfell Tower in North Kensington as firefighters battled the blaze, and a plume of smoke could be seen for several miles.

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  • Steve Scalise shot in Virginia, aide also hit
Steve Scalise shot in Virginia, aide also hit

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill. Scalise, 51, the No. 3 House Republican leader, was first elected to the House in 2008. His office said that before surgery for a wound in his hip he was in good spirits and spoke with his wife by telephone.

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  • Residents voice anger over London tower blaze
Residents voice anger over London tower blaze

She said that people could reach her through Facebook and added that her family is safe as the incident did not happen near her home. She added: "I could see people from all angles, banging and screaming for help". Many people have donated water, food and clothing to the nearby St Clement church, where locals have taken refuge. A London Under...

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  • 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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