• Special Counsel Investigating President Trump for Possible Obstruction of Justice
Special Counsel Investigating President Trump for Possible Obstruction of Justice

The three officials the Post says Mueller is interviewing are Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and Richard Ledgett, the recently retired deputy NSA director. A March 22 exchange is allegedly of potential interest to Mueller, officials told The Post . The sources, billed as familiar...

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  • Trump Under Investigation For Obstruction Of Justice By Special Counsel Robert Mueller
Trump Under Investigation For Obstruction Of Justice By Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Sessions told the Senate Intelligence Committee he had a different reason for not answering certain questions: It's how such matters have been handled in the Justice Department for years. "It is my view that fully investigating the facts, circumstances, and rationale for Mr. Comey's removal will provide us the opportunity to do that on a coo...

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  • Conservative Leader: Special Counsel Mueller To Leave?
Conservative Leader: Special Counsel Mueller To Leave?

Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein testified Tuesday that if the president ordered him to fire the special counsel handling the Russian Federation investigation, he would only comply if the request was "lawful and appropriate". The person demanded anonymity to discuss strategy on the sensitive matter. "These headlines don't really concer...

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  • Macron's Party Set To Win Parliamentary Vote In France
Macron's Party Set To Win Parliamentary Vote In France

Responding to the criticism, a senior party official of Macron's Republic on the Move (LREM) party said there would be no riding roughshod over alternative views. Macron's camp is expected to significantly boost its score in Sunday's second round with voters fed up with mainstream politics keen to try out his team, half of which is composed of rook...

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  • Trump dismisses obstruction of justice probe as 'phony story'
Trump dismisses obstruction of justice probe as 'phony story'

Robert Mueller , the special counsel in charge of investigation allegations of collusion between the Russian government and the Donald Trump presidential campaign, has requested interviews with several high-ranking officials, raising questions that he could be investigating the president for obstruction.

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  • 10 dead, 30 injured in a bus accident in Kangra
10 dead, 30 injured in a bus accident in Kangra

The pilgrims, mostly traders, earlier paid obeisance at the Chintpurni temple in the hill state. They have been admitted to hospitals in Dehra and Tanda towns. The mishap had occurred at around 6 pm as the bus fell 300 metres down the road into the river, Uttarkashi District Magistrate Ashish Shrivastava had informed.

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  • London fire: Firefighters struggle to douse blaze, death toll expected to rise
London fire: Firefighters struggle to douse blaze, death toll expected to rise

Khadija Saye, who lives on the 20th floor of Grenfell Tower in west London is also among those who are now missing. "Somebody gave her a phone and she rang her mum at 1.29am and at 1.39am. In a joint statement, Mayor Philip Glanville and Cllr Clayeon McKenzie, the cabinet member for housing, said: "No one can fail to be moved watching the cover...

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  • Bernie Sanders Condemns 'Despicable' Alexandria Shooter, 'Apparently' Former Campaign Volunteer
Bernie Sanders Condemns 'Despicable' Alexandria Shooter, 'Apparently' Former Campaign Volunteer

Barry Loudermilk (R-GA), who said he clearly recognized the sound of a gun shot. Sanders condemned the actions of the shooter, identified as James T. In it, the Caesar character bears a striking resemblance to Trump. In addition, there have been occasional instances of politically motivated violence from the left, including a 2013 shooting at ...

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  • US special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction
US special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

In May, Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey , saying "this Russian Federation thing" was on his mind when he made the decision to oust the nation's top law enforcement official while Comey was leading the FBI's probe into Russia's meddling.

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  • US House GOP Whip in critical condition after shooting
US House GOP Whip in critical condition after shooting

As of Wednesday afternoon, Scalise was in critical condition, according to MedStar Washington Hospital Center. The president has spoken to Scalise's wife and chief of staff, as well as House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the chief of the Capitol Police.

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  • May to meet NI parties amid concerns over deal with DUP
May to meet NI parties amid concerns over deal with DUP

The global human rights group issued the call ahead of a meeting between the two leaders, who are negotiating to allow Mrs May's Conservatives to form a minority government . May hopes to make an ally of Macron before the formal opening of Brexit negotiations, which is expected to take place next week. "Going overseas and being seen to be the ...

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  • Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Mueller Unless 'Lawful and Appropriate'
Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Mueller Unless 'Lawful and Appropriate'

Comey declined to elaborate in an open setting. The Justice Department's special counsel investigation Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election is now also reportedly examining whether President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

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  • United States lawmaker, others shot on baseball field by anti-Trump man
United States lawmaker, others shot on baseball field by anti-Trump man

After undergoing surgery, Scalise remains in critical condition and will require additional operations to fix fractured bones, internal organ injury and severe loss of blood, MedStar Washington Hospital announced Wednesday night . "We are all giving our thoughts to those now being treated for their injuries", he said. "I told him they were R...

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  • Duterte takes a rest as Philippine city burns
Duterte takes a rest as Philippine city burns

Duterte has placed Mindanao under martial law and suspended the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus in the entire island for 60 days due to the Marawi siege. "He did not give any reason why", Abella told reporters awaiting the President's arrival in Luneta. Asked if the president has seen a doctor lately, Abella said he was not privy to the ...

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  • Soldier killed and three others wounded in Castlemartin Ranges incident
Soldier killed and three others wounded in Castlemartin Ranges incident

Three other soldiers were injured in the incident in southwest Wales on Wednesday afternoon, Ellwood said, without giving further details. Police said they were called to the incident at 3.30pm on Wednesday. It adds that night firing was due to take place on Tuesday and Thursday. As the investigation gets underway, I trust that all resources ne...

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  • Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction, report says
Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction, report says

According to reports , the special counsel is gathering information and considering whether there is evidence to launch a full-scale obstruction investigation. Trump has the power to unilaterally remove Mueller from the job, but legal experts argue that would create a crisis in American institutions.

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  • Special Counsel Looking Into Possible Obstruction of Justice by Trump
Special Counsel Looking Into Possible Obstruction of Justice by Trump

Putin and other Russian officials have repeatedly denied interfering in the USA election. Martin Heinrich, a New Mexico Democrat who pointedly accused Sessions of "obstructing" a congressional inquiry into the question of Russian interference in the 2016 election by failing to answer senators' questions.

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  • Congressman who witnessed shooting gives emotional, harrowing retelling of baseball shooting
Congressman who witnessed shooting gives emotional, harrowing retelling of baseball shooting

A US Capitol Police officer who was also hurt in the gun attack was also receiving treatment at the facility, situated about three miles northeast of the White House. The officer, he said, was "shooting back, risking themselves, giving us protection". The man calmly asked which party's lawmakers were practising and Duncan told him they were the Rep...

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  • Members of Congress receive threats, consider security following shooting
Members of Congress receive threats, consider security following shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people, is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter", he wrote . "I said, 'you're shot and it is a big deal.' I took off my belt". The events that unfolded this morning are sad and overwhelming. "This was a horrific act and I commend Capitol Police for their bravery and efforts which likely saved ...

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  • People keep interrupting Sen. Kamala Harris
People keep interrupting Sen. Kamala Harris

Sessions: Well, you let me qualify - if I don't qualify, it you'll accuse me of lying so I need to be correct as best as I can. "The policy is based-" Sessions began. Former Trump adviser and now CNN commentator Jason Miller was called out during a panel on Anderson Cooper 360 on Tuesday for calling Sen .

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