• Suspect in congressional baseball shooting now dead
Suspect in congressional baseball shooting now dead

Louis reports . He has been identified as a 66-year-old man from Belleville, Illinois, which is a small city just across the Mississippi River from the city of St Louis, Missouri. Hodgkinson is believed by investigators to have been a person "of strong views", a senior U.S. official said. Hodgkinson explained that he was simply using it for targ...

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  • CNN sues for release of Comey memos
CNN sues for release of Comey memos

But Trump certainly has one thing right: His presidency is imperiled so long as Mueller compels witnesses to testify, accumulates written evidence and traces the myriad of ties between the Trump team and Russians. But Ruddy opened a new line of questions about Mueller's impartiality - the fact that Trump had considered Mueller for the Federal Bur...

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  • Shooter had been hanging around near the field for weeks, man says
Shooter had been hanging around near the field for weeks, man says

Duncan said he replied it was the Republican team, and the man thanked him and turned around. (FBI via AP). This poster released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation asks for information on James T. A review by 25 Investigates found Hodgkinson's political frustration stretched back long before President Trump and some of the current Republican...

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  • Trump Says Obstruction Investigation Based On 'Phony' News
Trump Says Obstruction Investigation Based On 'Phony' News

Mr. Trump's morning tweets included what seemed like a jab at former FBI Director Robert Mueller , the new Special Counsel for the Russian Federation probe, as he said the investigation was being "led by some very bad and conflicted people!" They say senior intelligence officials will be interviewed about whether Mr Trump tried to en...

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  • Lily Allen's Newsnight appearance cancelled after controversial Grenfell Tower fire claims
Lily Allen's Newsnight appearance cancelled after controversial Grenfell Tower fire claims

Met Police Commander Stuart Cundy has said that the death toll is expected to rise significantly, but the tower is now still too risky for firefighters to recover numerous bodies. Speaking about people's growing anger at the council and government, she declared that: 'The council tries to drive people apart'. She later defended her decision to po...

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  • No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Robert Mueller: US justice official
No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Robert Mueller: US justice official

Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden of OR asked Sessions about suggestions arising from Comey's testimony last week that there was something "problematic" about his recusal. "I think the way the investigation is shaping up, he's out to get the president". White House frustrations with the Justice Department spilled into public view last week, when Trump on...

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  • Michigan Health Chief Charged With Manslaughter For Flint Water Probe
Michigan Health Chief Charged With Manslaughter For Flint Water Probe

Three of the those charged were Flint officials, including a former director of the city's Public Works Department and a former utilities director. An involuntary manslaughter conviction carries up to 15 years in prison. The more corrosive river water switch in 2014 caused lead to leach from pipes and into the drinking water .

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  • Brexit talks to start Monday, EU and United Kingdom officials confirm
Brexit talks to start Monday, EU and United Kingdom officials confirm

If granted, alongside a range of public spending requests for Northern Ireland, the DUP-Tory agreement would see Sinn Fein MPs deprived of parliamentary funding and stripped of their offices in Westminster. Foster tweeted afterward that "discussions are going well with the government and we hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful co...

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  • Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller - White House
Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller - White House

The Department of Justice appointed the former FBI chief to lead the investigation into Russian Federation following the firing of James Comey by President Trump . Mueller with the supervision of the justice department's investigation. Lawmakers also asked Rosenstein whether it was appropriate for Sessions to be involved in the firing of Comey...

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  • Donald Trump 'investigated over possible obstruction of justice' in Russian Federation probe
Donald Trump 'investigated over possible obstruction of justice' in Russian Federation probe

It stands to reason that the circumstances surrounding Comey's firing would now be at the center of Mueller's query. There's no good outcome for President Trump or the Republican Party if this investigation is allowed to move forward, the veteran Republican predicts.

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  • UK PM seeks political alliance in Northern Ireland
UK PM seeks political alliance in Northern Ireland

She held talks with DUP leader Arlene Foster , whose eurosceptic Northern Irish party has 10 parliamentary seats and could shore up May's minority Conservative government . The announcement came as Ms May is under pressure to soften her approach to Brexit in the light of last week's election, with some Conservatives calling for economic c...

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  • Grieving brother, son seeks answers on missing family following London fire tragedy
Grieving brother, son seeks answers on missing family following London fire tragedy

Prime Minister Theresa May, who has faced criticism for failing to meet survivors when she visited the scene on Thursday, has ordered a full public inquiry into the disaster in response to mounting anger that the fire might have been preventable.

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  • Special Prosecutor Is a 'Very Bad' Person Leading a 'WITCH HUNT'
Special Prosecutor Is a 'Very Bad' Person Leading a 'WITCH HUNT'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel shortly after Comey's firing. It stands to reason that the circumstances surrounding Comey's firing would now be at the center of Mueller's query. But he refused to discuss the reports "because I know nothing about the investigation". 36 percent of Republicans said ...

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein: Special counsel will have 'full independence' for Russia probe
Deputy AG Rosenstein: Special counsel will have 'full independence' for Russia probe

The former Alabama senator also defended himself against accusations that he misrepresented himself during his confirmation hearing when he said he hadn't met with Russian officials during the campaign. His comments came just days after explosive comments by ousted FBI director James Comey to the same committee, suggesting that Trump sought to ...

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  • Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'
Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Hodgkinson died from his injuries in a shootout with police. A congressman and a former staffer shot at baseball practice remain in critical condition and will require multiple surgeries. Louis Evidence Response Teams are searching the subject's home in Belleville, Illinois. "It's time to come home", the report said. He said that he asked Hod...

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  • Sessions To Testify In Front Of Senate Intel Committee Tuesday
Sessions To Testify In Front Of Senate Intel Committee Tuesday

Concerns have been raised about whether Sessions helped otherwise subvert the ongoing Russia-related investigations. "There's a question of his [Sessions'] participation in the firing of [former FBI] director Comey", Democratic Senator Jack Reed of Rhode Island said on Fox News Sunday .

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  • IL man James Hodgkinson identified as Virginia shooter, Bernie Sanders supporter
IL man James Hodgkinson identified as Virginia shooter, Bernie Sanders supporter

Pete Aguilar, D-Calif., in an opinion piece he wrote for CNN . Authorities identified the gunman as James Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from the St Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois. Griner, 32, is also a Capitol Police special agent. "By playing tonight we are showing the world that we will not be intimidated by threats, act...

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  • Special counsel is reportedly investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings
Special counsel is reportedly investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

Trump said in an early morning tweet. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 15, 2017You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people! Mueller's investigators have asked for information and will talk to Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Secu...

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  • White House Plays Down Talk of Firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller
White House Plays Down Talk of Firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

A clear majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling and possible Trump campaign collusion, a new poll shows. The president was also supposedly considering making Bossie Priebus' deputy White House chief of staff. So he sort of says it but ultimately bac...

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  • CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Trump-Comey conversations
CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Trump-Comey conversations

Sanders was also asked if the president had faith in Mueller. The official also revealed that he didn't feel the need to do anything after the meeting in which James Comey admitted that he doesn't feel very comfortable with such one-on-one chats, says the same source.

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