• Cosby attorneys highlight sex assault accuser's 'confusion'
Cosby attorneys highlight sex assault accuser's 'confusion'

They will take the edge off". He has been accused of sexually assaulting 60 women and in Constand's case, he's charged with three counts of aggravated assault. "Once you got hold of your phone records and realized you can not have been passed out ... the night you told police - you changed your story?" defense attorney Angela Agrusa asked.

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  • How Trump's Cuba policy could affect your travel plans
How Trump's Cuba policy could affect your travel plans

Americans will also still be allowed to bring back unlimited amounts of Cuban products - including rum and cigars - for personal use. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: Our policy will seek a much better deal for the Cuban people and for the United States of America.

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  • President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation with tweet
President Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation with tweet

Trump said on Twitter , appearing to refer to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . US Vice-President Mike Pence has hired a lawyer known for defending government officials in high-profile investigations to help him with probes into whether there were ties between the election campaign of President Donald Trump and Russian Federation....

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  • Doctors Say Scalise Remains In Critical Condition, Shows Signs Of Improvement
Doctors Say Scalise Remains In Critical Condition, Shows Signs Of Improvement

Jack Salva, with MedStar Hospital Washington Center, said during a news conference Friday. "I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did two or three days ago". Scalise, 51, underwent two surgeries after being shot in the hip, receiving multiple blood transfusions after suffering blood loss. Speaking earlier Friday in Mi...

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  • 'Trump probed for possible obstruction of justice'
'Trump probed for possible obstruction of justice'

The Washington Post reported Wednesday that the special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice , according to officials.

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  • Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media
Virginia shooting suspect's wife addresses media

Investigators have not determined the objective of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical condition after being shot in the hip as his Republican team practiced for tonight's Congressional Baseball Game , a time-honored tradition created to promote comity and unity i...

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  • Fleischmann: Important for baseball game to go on after shooting
Fleischmann: Important for baseball game to go on after shooting

The shooter, James Hodgkinson , was a small business owner in IL who defined himself publicly by his firm support of Bernie Sanders' progressive politics - and his hatred of conservatives and President Donald Trump. "Everyone on that field is a public servant", Trump said, his tone somber, America's acrimonious politics set aside for the moment....

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  • US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting
US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Doctors say House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (skuh-LEES') has a good possibility of recovery after he was at "imminent risk of death" from a gunshot wound to the hip two days ago. The team was preparing for the annual congressional baseball game, which took place as planned on Thursday. Should Scalise's recovery go smoothly, Sava said he didn'...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn goes nuclear in Question Time clash with Theresa May
Jeremy Corbyn goes nuclear in Question Time clash with Theresa May

Appearing on BBC's Question time , the Labour leader was asked how he would react if Britain was under imminent threat from nuclear weapons. "It's not going to happen quickly, it's not going to happen easily, but we have to have that wish".

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  • The nice things Trump and others said about Rod Rosenstein
The nice things Trump and others said about Rod Rosenstein

Trump didn't immediately elaborate on the tweet , but it appears he is referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , whose memo on fired FBI Director James Comey last month was initially used as justification for the termination.

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  • Protesters Interrupt Trump-Inspired 'Julius Caesar' Theater Production
Protesters Interrupt Trump-Inspired 'Julius Caesar' Theater Production

Conservative reporter/activist Laura Loomer engaged in some performance art Friday Night in New York City's Central Park, prompting the hashtag #FreeLaura to trend on Twitter. Goebbels was a minister of propaganda in Nazi Germany. "You are all Nazis like Joseph Goebbels". "You are inciting terrorists". Congressman Scalise, House Majority Wh...

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  • DUP pact is playing fast and loose with peace, Adams warns
DUP pact is playing fast and loose with peace, Adams warns

Sinn Fein has also claimed that a Tory-DUP alliance could damage powersharing talks in Northern Ireland , which has been without an executive since March and without a first and deputy first minister since January. Sinn Fein, the SDLP and Alliance have all made clear that Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing pro...

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  • Qatari man to fly 4000 cows into country to maintain milk supplies
Qatari man to fly 4000 cows into country to maintain milk supplies

Khayyat said he had already made plans to bring the cows to Qatar by sea but the Gulf rift made him accelerate the move. Flynas tweeted that it seeks not only pilots but also sales, security, maintenance and other personnel. "Qatar has shown the most decisive stance against the terrorist organization of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levan...

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  • Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe
Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe

But soon after the abrupt termination, Trump told NBC News that he had been going to fire Comey regardless of any recommendations. Friday's tweet confirmed information about the scope of the probe. Rosenstein publicly acknowledged the possibility that he might have to recuse in an interview with the Associated Press earlier this month. ...

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  • More arrests after Tehran attack
More arrests after Tehran attack

Alavi did not provide further details or offer any evidence. Four armed assailants attacked parliament office buildings on Wednesday morning, while the shrine of revolutionary founder Ruhollah Khomeini was struck by a suicide bomber, state media reported .

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  • Dems defeat GOP in baseball game, give trophy to Scalise
Dems defeat GOP in baseball game, give trophy to Scalise

Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people , is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter". Democrats won in an 11-2 blowout. Almost 25,000 tickets were sold for the game and it was on track to raise more than $1 million, roughly double what it did a year ago, organizers said.

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  • Search continues for Grenfell Tower missing amid fears death toll could soar
Search continues for Grenfell Tower missing amid fears death toll could soar

Khadija Saye , a 24-year-old artist, was confirmed to have died yesterday. On Thursday, London firefighters combed through the burned-out building in a grim search for missing people as police and the prime minister launched investigations into the deadly inferno, with pressure building on officials to explain the disaster and assure that simil...

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  • John Major: Tory-DUP deal could jeopardise Northern Ireland peace
John Major: Tory-DUP deal could jeopardise Northern Ireland peace

The 1998 peace accords in Northern Ireland set up a power-sharing agreement in the British province, but this collapsed in January when Irish republicans Sinn Fein pulled out, citing a breakdown in trust. May's Conservative Party needs the support of the DUP's 10 MPs in order to retain power in the House of Commons , after losing her majority in...

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  • Cuba rejects 'hostile rhetoric' of Trump
Cuba rejects 'hostile rhetoric' of Trump

Trump's policy keeps a U.S. Embassy open in Havana and allows U.S. airlines and cruise ships to continue service to Cuba. He clamped down on some commerce and travel but left intact many new avenues President Barack Obama had opened. But none of the changes will become effective until the Treasury and Commerce departments issue new regulations, w...

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  • 'Truly terrible thing' happened to American released by North Korea
'Truly terrible thing' happened to American released by North Korea

Doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center say his condition, while stable, is severe, and that he suffered extensive loss of tissue in all regions of his brain. Fred Warmbier called his son's return bittersweet. North Korea has arrested 16 American citizens and is still holding three - Kim Dong Chul, Kim Sang-duk, and Kim Hak-song...

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