• Four killed in Islamic State attack on mosque in Kabul
Four killed in Islamic State attack on mosque in Kabul

Witnesses at Kabul's Al Zahra mosque reported that police guards identified and tried to intercept the bomber, but he opened fire at them and forced his way into the worship place. The group has targeted minority Shia Hazaras in Afghanistan before. IS fighters this week captured Tora Bora, a mountain cave complex in eastern Afghanistan that was...

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  • A reported investigation of Trump would have widespread legal implications
A reported investigation of Trump would have widespread legal implications

The Post cites five sources saying Robert Mueller will interview some top leaders in the Trump Administration including the heads of the National Security Agency and National Intelligence. Trump, beginning even before he was sworn in, because he believed the president might lie about what had taken place. - This report asserts the obstructi...

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  • Deputy attorney general says he sees no reason to fire special counsel
Deputy attorney general says he sees no reason to fire special counsel

Chris Ruddy, a friend of Trump's and the chief executive of Newsmax, a United States news outlet, went so far as to suggest the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller. Amid reports that President Trump is considering firing the special counsel overseeing the Russian Federation investigations, a senior Justice Department official...

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  • Death Toll In London Apartment Fire Now At 17
Death Toll In London Apartment Fire Now At 17

London fire commissioner Dany Cotton said it was not safe for fire crews to go all the way out to the edges of the building. Questions are growing about how the flames spread so quickly, engulfing its 120 apartments. At one point, a woman's voice can be heard shouting to people below: "We're stuck on the 23rd floor - there's too many people ...

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  • Employees return to work at UPS warehouse in San Francisco
Employees return to work at UPS warehouse in San Francisco

Still, Cilia said Lam wasn't angry, and he could not understand why he would open fire on fellow drivers at a morning meeting. Even the ones who had been told their loved ones were safe said they wouldn't feel better until they were reunited in person.

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  • Trump goes bonkers in afternoon Twitter rant about Clinton and Russian Federation
Trump goes bonkers in afternoon Twitter rant about Clinton and Russian Federation

He also raised questions about Clinton's family and, quote - "Dems dealing with Russian Federation". In a pair of earlier tweets , Trump called the investigation "phony" and the "greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history". Trump, who tweeted earlier Thursday that the investigation was "the single greatest WITCH HUNT" in USA political h...

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  • Tottenham's first Wembley foe is Chelsea; more Premier League schedule key dates
Tottenham's first Wembley foe is Chelsea; more Premier League schedule key dates

Manchester United meet West Ham United at Old Trafford on opening weekend and then face Swansea City , Leicester , Stoke, Everton and Southampton . Details of each week's games can be found on the Premier League website and the BBC has a club-by-club guide. West Ham make the trip across London to face Tottenham in the round of...

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  • Fowler, Harman lead through first 9 at US Open
Fowler, Harman lead through first 9 at US Open

Open says the pilot is "OK" after the craft crashed but that he is being taken to a hospital. Rickie Fowler was the first big name to make a significant move as birdies flowed for numerous early starters on day one of the U.S. Play was not disrupted by the crash, which took place around half a mile east of the Erin Hills course. Newly branded a...

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  • US President Donald Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe
US President Donald Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe

But the Trump administration has a problem as well, which is that there is evidence the president tried to impede or interfere in these investigations. He bristled at Wyden and told the OR senator that people are suggesting through innuendo that he has not been honest. "You are obstructing that congressional investigation by not answering that qu...

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  • Annual Charity Baseball Game Still On After DC Shooting
Annual Charity Baseball Game Still On After DC Shooting

Following the visit, the President tweeted , "Just left the hospital". "An attack on a member of Congress or any American is an attack on all of us", she said in a statement . The shooting brought back into focus the debate over gun control in the U.S. After the Republican victories in November, the National Rifle Association and party lawma...

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  • Crime of the Week: Manhunt on for two Georgia inmates
Crime of the Week: Manhunt on for two Georgia inmates

Rowe and Dubose most recently were inmates at Baldwin State Prison in nearby Milledgeville, the corrections department said. They ransacked the home and stole food and clothes, authorities said. " I have their blood on my shoes ". Sills told reporters Tuesday. He said protocol is to have two armed corrections officers on the bus but that the offi...

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  • Bernie Sanders condemns shooting allegedly carried out by 2016 campaign volunteer
Bernie Sanders condemns shooting allegedly carried out by 2016 campaign volunteer

Let me be clear as I can be. He adds in his statement that "real change" can only come through nonviolent action. Sanders made a distraught statement on the Senate floor acknowledging that Hodgkinson was a volunteer campaign worker, one of tens of thousands who aided his run for president.

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  • Trump `investigated for obstruction of justice´ in Russia probe
Trump `investigated for obstruction of justice´ in Russia probe

The Post calls it "a major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation". The unnamed officials told the newspaper the obstruction of justice investigation began just days after President Trump fired former FBI director James Comey on 9 May.

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  • Samantha Bee Calls Out Jeff Sessions' 'Folksy Bulls
Samantha Bee Calls Out Jeff Sessions' 'Folksy Bulls

I guess his parents just ran out of space on the birth certificate". Bee noted that Sessions even "got an assist" from Arkansas Republican Tom Cotton, who asked if he liked to watch spy movies. "The folksy prevarication elf had just drawled us all into a coma when we were suddenly jolted awake by a fast-talking lady lawyer!", said Bee. "You have ...

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  • Trump 'under investigation for obstruction of justice' by Russia probe special counsel'
Trump 'under investigation for obstruction of justice' by Russia probe special counsel'

He met with the two top members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday to discuss preventing conflicts in their separate investigations into Russian election interference, and he's set to meet with House Intelligence panel leaders in coming days.

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  • Trump demurs on tape recording, House Intelligence responds
Trump demurs on tape recording, House Intelligence responds

On Friday morning, Trump said in a Twitter post, "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication...and WOW, Comey is a leaker!" The Maine Republican said Comey was wrong to leak his private conversation with the president.

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  • Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction
Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction

But after Comey testified to Congress last week about what he said were Trump's attempts to get Comey to publicly exonerate him, Kasowitz maintained that Trump "was not under investigation as part of any probe into Russian interference". Comey's leadership in the wake of the Clinton email investigation". Administration officials are reportedly ...

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  • Sessions says suggestions he worked with Russian Federation an
Sessions says suggestions he worked with Russian Federation an "appalling lie"

HEINRICH: My understanding is that you took an oath, you raised your right hand here today, and you said that you would solemnly tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, and now you're not answering questions. "Not one thing happened that was improper" in his two meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the 2016 ...

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  • Bernie Sanders' supporter attacks U.S. lawmakers, dies in shootout
Bernie Sanders' supporter attacks U.S. lawmakers, dies in shootout

The shooting happened in dugout area during early morning baseball practice for Thursday's annual Congressional Baseball Game which pits Democrats against Republicans. "I don't see this as a gun control issue". Tim Kaine said. "We have wonderful security on the Hill, but anytime we're off, we don't". Rep. Mike Doyle, who manages the Democratic te...

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  • American Student Held By North Korea Arrives Home
American Student Held By North Korea Arrives Home

The North Koreans agreed and he was flown out on Tuesday. Sweden represents USA diplomatic interests in North Korea . President Donald Trump has been vowing to exert "maximum pressure" on North Korea to make it abandon its nuclear weapons program but has also dangled the prospect of talks with Kim, whom he called a "smart cookie".

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