• Trump Is Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice
Trump Is Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice

Gen. Michael Flynn . On three occasions, Comey said he was not. Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's legal team, on Wednesday denounced the report, saying: "The FBI leak of information regarding the President is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal".

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  • Sen. Kamala Harris:
Sen. Kamala Harris: "When we use our voices, we've got the power".

Harris spoke about the everyday Americans who would be helped by policies promoting economic justice, such as a $15 minimum wage and debt-free college education, particularly women who have been left behind in the past. Miller: "She was trying to shout down Attorney General Sessions and I thought it was way out of bounds". McCain complained...

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  • Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russia probe
Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russia probe

Qatar's defense ministry says the country has signed a deal to buy F-15 fighter jets from the USA for $12 billion, completing a deal even as President Trump has accused the nation of supporting terrorism. "Sekulow quoted for Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey as saying, "'We do not hold press conferences to release derogatory i...

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  • UK government attempt stalled by Northern Ireland
UK government attempt stalled by Northern Ireland

DUP leader Arlene Foster , who met Mrs May in No 10 on Tuesday, is understood to have returned to Northern Ireland leaving her deputy Nigel Dodds to represent the party at Thursday's meeting. The former Tory PM said rather than seeking a confidence and supply deal with the DUP , May should try to govern as a minority government. May began ...

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  • Australian leader disappointed Trump parody became public
Australian leader disappointed Trump parody became public

It was the most handsome putting me at ease ever", Turnbull told the crowd, accompanied with what appears to mimic Trump's hand gestures. Turnbull , 62, appeared to mock Trump, 70, in a speech at Australia's Parliament House's annual Mid Winter Ball .

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  • German Team Arrives Sochi For Confederations Cup
German Team Arrives Sochi For Confederations Cup

FIFA Chief technical development officer Marco van Basten speaks during a news conference before the upcoming Confederations Cup in St. Petersburg, Russia , Thursday, June 15, 2017. Likewise, Australia's trans-Tasman Sea rivals New Zealand should not be discounted as easy beats. Meanwhile, the Kiwis hugely rely on Leeds striker Chris W...

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  • Netanyahu: Israel Must Keep Military Control of Jordan Valley
Netanyahu: Israel Must Keep Military Control of Jordan Valley

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's office on Tuesday slammed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's pledge to keep permanent security control over the West Bank, saying Israel was "not ready" for peace. Fifty years into the occupation, Israel controls the Gaza Strip and the West Bank through repression, institutionalised discrimination, an...

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  • Theresa May Got Owned
Theresa May Got Owned

Splash News/NewscomTheresa May's Conservative Party ended up losing 13 seats in Britain's elections yesterday. However, what we're facing now because of this election result is potentially a period of pretty damaging paralysis, because Theresa May hasn't got a stonking great majority in Parliament.

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  • Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships
Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships

The executive order would leave it to industry to design apprenticeships under broad standards to be set by the Labor Department . The shortages for specifically-trained workers cut across multiple job sectors beyond Mr Trump's beloved construction trades.

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  • Ben Platt wins 'Best Actor' Tony, sings 'Waving Through a Window' Special
Ben Platt wins 'Best Actor' Tony, sings 'Waving Through a Window' Special

See below for the five best performances from the 2017 Tony Awards . I am different than some people would like me to be. This was the Divine Miss M's first Tony Award in 43 years-and she had a lot of people to thank. Two-time Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey hosted the star-studded 71st annual edition of the biggest night on Broadway, the...

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  • Cabinet Praises Trump at First Formal Meeting
Cabinet Praises Trump at First Formal Meeting

On Tuesday, Shulkin denied that anyone told him to praise Trump in his opening remarks. On Monday, President Donald Trump's second White House cabinet meeting (and the first one open to the press) turned weird really quickly.

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  • 'Trump is considering firing Mueller as special counsel'
'Trump is considering firing Mueller as special counsel'

Rosenstein, who has been on the job for six weeks, described Mueller as operating independently from the Justice Department in his investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election.

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  • Leo Varadkar formally elected as 1st gay Irish Prime Minister
Leo Varadkar formally elected as 1st gay Irish Prime Minister

Something we sometimes take for granted. The former GP is the son of an Irish nurse and a doctor from India . "We need broad-based legislation so that real and realistic access is given, otherwise thousands will still travel or break the law by taking abortion pills", she said.

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  • Palestinians not stopping 'martyr' payments
Palestinians not stopping 'martyr' payments

Tillerson's remarks reflect the deep disappointment that has seeped through the Congress, which is now planning legislation to cut off aid to the Palestinian Authority if the "pay to slay" policy does not end. I said, 'Widows and orphans is one thing. While the Trump administration has continued to fulfill USA commitments under the landmark nuc...

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  • John Major warns against Tory deal with DUP
John Major warns against Tory deal with DUP

At least six people died and dozens were injured when a massive fire tore through a 24-storey London apartment block overnight, a fresh blow to the capital less than two weeks after the London Bridge terror attack. However, on top of being unpopular with large swathes of the United Kingdom electorate - with a petition against such a deal on c...

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  • MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors
MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Curry embraced Durant's arrival after the Warriors dropped last year's finals to Cleveland in seven games, an unselfish attitude that reflected Durant's desires and created an inside-outside pairing that was almost unstoppable. He missed 11 playoff games dealing with on-going complications from back surgery. You've likely anticipated what it feels ...

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  • Korea willing to enter talks if North stops nuclear, missile tests: Moon
Korea willing to enter talks if North stops nuclear, missile tests: Moon

The speech comes amid continued missile development by the DPRK. "We will be able to comprehensively discuss complete dismantlement of North Korean nukes and the establishment of a peace regime on the Korean Peninsula, as well as normalization of North Korea-U.S.

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  • Theresa May calls for probe of fatal high-rise blaze
Theresa May calls for probe of fatal high-rise blaze

The Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs Committee launched an inquiry after a blaze tore through a 14-storey block of flats in Irvine, Ayrshire, in June 1999, killing an elderly man. A Labour MP for Tottenham, David Lammy , said on Thursday that a close friend of his family, Khadija Saye, a 24-year-old artist, and her mother Mary were miss...

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  • Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice
Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Comey had previously assured Trump he was not under investigation. Comey was sacked May 9. After Comey's much-watched Senate testimony, the president said in a press conference that he would testify under oath regarding his interactions and conversations with the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director.

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  • Pence offers prayers for Scalise, praise for police officers
Pence offers prayers for Scalise, praise for police officers

Tickets for the game are $10 and can be bought online here, but even if you can't make the trek to Nationals Park in Washington , DC, you can still watch members of Congress play America's favorite pastime. After visiting Scalise Wednesday evening at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , Trump tweeted: "Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly gre...

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