• At least 12 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul
At least 12 killed in blasts near funeral in Kabul

Ghani quickly condemned the latest incident and said "The country is under attack. We must stay united". Ministry spokesman Wahid Majroh said 87 people were wounded. Alam Ezadyar is deputy speaker for the upper house of the Afghanistan Parliament. At least one person, the son of a prominent politician, was killed and several wounded as security f...

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  • Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible Trump obstruction
Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible Trump obstruction

While many American media commentators decried Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony about his meetings with the Russian ambassador as evasive , Russian media poked fun at how their country is covered in the US. Grassley said Comey's firing and Lynch's actions should both be investigated. The Saturday Night Massacre "released a fir...

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  • NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe
NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

Trump is not the only one under scrutiny, Barrett said: Investigators are also looking into the finances of Trump associates. Trump has repeatedly insisted that ousted FBI Director James Comey assured him that he was not personally under investigation in the Russian Federation probe.

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  • Trump Visits Wounded Congressman, Still In Critical Condition After Shooting
Trump Visits Wounded Congressman, Still In Critical Condition After Shooting

Police and other first responders block East Monroe Ave.in Alexandria, Va ., Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , after a shooting involving House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La, at a congressional baseball practice. Trump said " many lives would have been lost without the heroic action" of the Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman. Four...

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  • White House denies Trump wants Mueller out
White House denies Trump wants Mueller out

SHAPIRO: And so the question would be, was the dismissal of Comey meant to obstruct the investigation into possible collusion or Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign? "I think, frankly, our story shows that the president is by no means out of the woods as far as the investigation goes", the Post's Barrett told NPR.

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  • Members of Congress set for annual baseball game a day after shooting
Members of Congress set for annual baseball game a day after shooting

We're praying for all those involved, especially those now undergoing surgery and recovering from this morning's unacceptable actions". Sanders said Hodgkinson volunteered on his presidential campaign and denounced the shooter's actions. Proceedings were canceled for the day in the House, and instead Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Democratic ...

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  • Cabinet briefed on plans for British government deal with DUP
Cabinet briefed on plans for British government deal with DUP

Cabinet ministers have discussed plans for a deal with the DUP ahead of critical talks between Theresa May and DUP leader Arlene Foster . "The only thing I know is that there is an Article 50 request and we have been preparing ourselves for a long time to start negotiations on that basis".

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  • Do You Think President Trump Obstructed Justice?
Do You Think President Trump Obstructed Justice?

Vox threw a fit over the Ruddy's claim, whining in petulance that if Mueller was dismissed it would have "seismic implications" and a declaration that Trump will fire anyone "who dares investigate him" for fear of what Mueller "might have uncovered".

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  • UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached
UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

The leader of Northern Ireland's DUP has said that it is "complete and utter nonsense" to describe her party as homophobic. Mrs Foster arrived with colleague Nigel Dodds and waved to reporters in Downing Street but refused to be drawn on whether she would agree to a deal on Tuesday.

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  • Tillerson: US committed to 'One China' policy, also Taiwan
Tillerson: US committed to 'One China' policy, also Taiwan

He said he anxious about tying USA sanctions to Minsk, as the Trump and Obama administrations have said they would. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is conducting a separate probe. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., a member of the Armed Services and Foreign Relations committees, said the Senate has finally confronted Russian Federation.

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  • First State comes up empty in latest giant Powerball jackpot drawing
First State comes up empty in latest giant Powerball jackpot drawing

Matthew Alberre , the store owner, told NBC News "it's a very good feeling to be the winning store", adding that many locals have been coming in to buy extra lottery tickets. Saturday's jackpot is the seventh-largest in Powerball's history, according to the California lottery . The jackpot for Saturday's Powerball drawing has grown to an est...

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  • Gunfire turns USA lawmakers' baseball practice into 'killing field'
Gunfire turns USA lawmakers' baseball practice into 'killing field'

The lawmakers hit the ground or ducked behind trees and shelters when Hodgkinson opened fire, apparently without warning. A police spokesperson said she could not yet confirm the number of injuries. Some 50 to 100 shots were reportedly fired, according to other Representatives who were at the scene. But I didn't take a picture of him and I hear...

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  • Australian Kirsty Boden has died
Australian Kirsty Boden has died

Ms Boden was hailed a hero, and dubbed by British media the "Angel of London Bridge", for running to help victims of the stabbing and van attack, only to fatally stabbed herself. Nathalie Cros Brohan said on Facebook that her sister, Ms Delcros, was injured and taken to hospital, while Mr Thomas is yet to be found. "My baby brother lost the lov...

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  • Special counsel Mueller determining whether POTUS obstructed justice
Special counsel Mueller determining whether POTUS obstructed justice

An astonishing new report claims that United States President Donald Trump is directly being investigated for obstruction of justice , an impeachable offence. "I don't think it's for me to say whether the conversation I had with the president was an effort to obstruct", Comey said. "I'm going to acknowledge we had a meeting with the special...

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  • Adele Gets Emotional While Visiting Site of London's Apartment Building Fire
Adele Gets Emotional While Visiting Site of London's Apartment Building Fire

People look up towards Grenfell Tower as daylight revealed the 24-storey block still burning. "And that this is the third time that has been a fire in the building but not this extent", Mangalile told CNN Philippines. The company that carried out the refurbishment, Rydon Construction, issued a statement later saying the refurbishment project ...

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  • Hopeless: Ken Clarke tells Theresa May to change course on Brexit
Hopeless: Ken Clarke tells Theresa May to change course on Brexit

Speaking alongside Mr Macron, the PM said: "We have been very clear we want to maintain a close relationship and a close partnership with the European Union and individual member states into the future, including in the areas we've discussed this evening".

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  • Obama calls Republican lawmaker after shooting at baseball field
Obama calls Republican lawmaker after shooting at baseball field

The Republican's team was practicing their batting at the Alexandria baseball field when shots suddenly rang out. 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 .

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  • Newspaper: Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump
Newspaper: Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump

Mueller , whom Trump's confidant said the president could fire [VIDEO ], will also search for evidence of possible financial crimes among Trump's associates. Investigators are also considering the conversations Comey and the president had leading up to that point. The FBI , Grassley emphasized, is the responsibility of the Judiciary com...

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  • At least 19 die in Somalia hotel attack
At least 19 die in Somalia hotel attack

Witnesses said attackers blew up a auto laden with explosives near Benadir junction in Mogadishu's Hodon district at the main entrance of the restaurant. Most of the victims were young men who had been entering the Pizza House when the vehicle exploded, Hussein said. Fighting continued through the night as Somalia's al-Shabab Islamic extremists...

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  • Man In Court In Connect With Wicklow Remains
Man In Court In Connect With Wicklow Remains

Ms O'Connor (61) was first reported missing on June 2 but at the time her disappearance was not considered suspicious. Gardai gave evidence that Mr Green claimed he had killed the woman, who was in her 60's, in "self-defence" when he was charged at Bray Garda station this morning.

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