• Putin denies U.S. election meddling, says he barely met Mike Flynn
Putin denies U.S. election meddling, says he barely met Mike Flynn

He then went on to suggest that perhaps the American intelligence services were behind the hacking and were blaming Russian Federation for an unspecified reason. Putin said he didn't know, and when pressed, he lashed out at Kelly . It's become a centerpiece of the questions swirling around Trump and his campaign and possible ties to Russian Federa...

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  • Donald Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice
Donald Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice

It is a significant development in that while the investigation into Russian interference in the election has been ongoing, it is the first time that Trump himself has potentially been implicated. Additionally, questions by Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) and other senators revealed that Attorney General Jeff Sessions will have more questions to a...

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  • Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery
Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

Scalise is reported to be stable. The popular annual face-off, which raises money for charity, is scheduled for Thursday evening at Nationals Park across the Potomac River in Washington , and will take place as planned. "I was pinned down in right field", Barth said. Late Wednesday morning, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made a sta...

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  • Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'
Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'

President Donald Trump announced earlier that the gunman had died at a D.C. hospital but did not name the shooter. Illinois Secretary of State corporate records show that he voluntarily dissolved his home inspection business, JTH Services, Inc., in December 2016.

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  • Inmates kill prison guards, escape during bus transport
Inmates kill prison guards, escape during bus transport

The Georgia Department of Corrections said in a tweet that people should call 911 and should not approach the men if they see them. "I still have their blood on my shoes". Dozier said both officers leave behind families and described them as "great officers". Billue, a 10-year employee, is survived by a father, a brother and a sister, Dozier said...

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  • Donald Trump calls federal probe into whether he obstructed justice
Donald Trump calls federal probe into whether he obstructed justice "phony"

Above all, Sessions, who served as a senator from Alabama before taking the attorney general post , tried to clear his name and win the sympathy of his former colleagues. Obstruction issues emerged during a February 14 meeting in the Oval Office, when the president told Comey he hoped his disgraced former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn ...

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  • Donald Trump blasts obstruction of justice probe reports as 'phony'
Donald Trump blasts obstruction of justice probe reports as 'phony'

The special counsel, who has moved quickly to take full control of the investigation , is reportedly interviewing what the Post described as "senior intelligence officials" as part of what suddenly also is an obstruction of justice investigation .

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  • Seth Meyers addresses Alexandria shooting, says he's 'pulling for the GOP'
Seth Meyers addresses Alexandria shooting, says he's 'pulling for the GOP'

And he's a fighter", Trump said . "We've had a very, very divided country for many years". Wanting to present the President as a steadying hand and avoid any distractions after the shooting, the White House then quickly canceled a presidential event on apprenticeships at the Labor Department and scuttled any plans for a briefing.

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  • President Trump tweets of 'witch hunt' amid ongoing Russia investigation
President Trump tweets of 'witch hunt' amid ongoing Russia investigation

The president's tweets followed a report in the Washington Post Wednesday that said the special counsel overseeing the probe into Russia's alleged meddling in the United States election is now also looking at whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

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  • Donnelly at Dems baseball practice when shooting occurred at GOP field
Donnelly at Dems baseball practice when shooting occurred at GOP field

This photo provided by Jerry Zakatchenko shows the scene at a UPS package delivery warehouse where a shooting took place Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , in San Francisco, Calif. Falisa Peoples was just leaving the YMCA next to the ball field when she saw the shooter open fire. Inside, at least two officers stand watch at each security checkpoint, revie...

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  • Fire engulfs London high-rise, at least 12 people dead
Fire engulfs London high-rise, at least 12 people dead

Volunteers sort through donations that were made to help residents who lost everything in the massive fire at Grenfell Tower in London . They rushed to safety but are now still awaiting to hear the fate of their home on the lower floor of the building.

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  • How to watch Thursday's Congressional baseball game
How to watch Thursday's Congressional baseball game

The suspect, James Hodgkinson , was killed when officers returned fire. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., said he will be at third base Thursday even though the gunman, identified by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as James Hodgkinson, approached him just before he opened fire , asking if the team practicing "was Democrats or Republicans".

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  • London inferno extinguished; firefighters search for victims
London inferno extinguished; firefighters search for victims

Prime Minister May said her thoughts were with all those affected by the fire. It is unsafe for firefighters to go to all parts of the 24-story tower, so the fire department is working with structural engineers to shore up the building so they can complete a "finger-tip search" of the entire structure, Cotton said.

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Theresa May orders full public inquiry
Grenfell Tower fire: Theresa May orders full public inquiry

The two moved to London in March and quickly found work as architects. A spokeswoman for Westfield London told WWD that the shopping behemoth is in direct contact with the authorities to offer support: "We are now coordinating donations of supplies from Westfield, retailers and other local businesses".

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  • ICE Arrests 10 More Men in Saratoga Springs
ICE Arrests 10 More Men in Saratoga Springs

Another organizer, Celesté Martinez with Together Colorado, says the Colorado Rapid Response Network is modeled after existing networks run by the New Sanctuary Movement , based out of Philadelphia, and the PICO National Network , based out of Oakland, California.

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  • Who was James Hodgkinson? More about the man behind the congressional shooting
Who was James Hodgkinson? More about the man behind the congressional shooting

The annual Congressional baseball game will go on as planned Thursday night at Nationals Park in the USA capital. The shooting of Republican House Whip Steve Scalise likely will test Sen. The Washington Post found someone who remembered Hodgkinson working on Sanders' campaign. The FBI said he was in Alexandria, Virginia, where the shootin...

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  • Trump Rips 'WITCH HUNT' In Response To Reports Of Obstruction Probe
Trump Rips 'WITCH HUNT' In Response To Reports Of Obstruction Probe

The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that Robert Mueller , the special counsel appointed to oversee the FBI investigation into Russian interference in the USA election, is investigating Mr Trump for possible obstruction of justice .

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  • White House begins its government reorganization
White House begins its government reorganization

Mnuchin wants a clean hike to the debt ceiling, and has vowed to preside over a drama-free process. Private analysts say the debt ceiling deadline could be extended into October. Mulvaney said he would like to see the debt ceiling raised in July. He said the issue was not a source of division inside the White House or the Republican Party .

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  • Death toll rises to 17 in London apartment block fire
Death toll rises to 17 in London apartment block fire

He told LBC: "We had to literally run under police riot shields because of the amount of flaming debris, just to get into the building". There were people waving and shining lights, some from their mobile phones, to attract attention while some merely stayed put in their flats, apparently following instructions that were given to residents ...

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  • Trump uses social media to question probe of his campaign
Trump uses social media to question probe of his campaign

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Vice Chairman Mark Warner, D-Va., left, listen as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence about his role in the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into contacts between Trump ca...

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