• Trump friend floats possibility of firing special counsel in Russian probe
Trump friend floats possibility of firing special counsel in Russian probe

The comments come amid increasing frustration at the White House and among Trump supporters that the investigation will overshadow the president's agenda for months to come - a prospect that has Democrats salivating. Since being appointed special counsel in May, Mueller has built a team of formidable legal minds who've worked on everything from W...

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  • London fire tolls rises to 58 assumed dead
London fire tolls rises to 58 assumed dead

LONDON (AP) - Grief turned to outrage Friday over a deadly high-rise tower fire in London amid reports that materials used in the building's renovation could have fueled the inferno that left dozens dead and missing as it decimated the public housing block.

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  • May moves on as election shock complicates Brexit
May moves on as election shock complicates Brexit

The final seat will continue to undergo recounts through Friday evening. At the time , she was considered a strong favorite against Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn . May has been pressing for a so-called "hard" Brexit , which would include leaving the EU's massive collective market and no longer allowing European Union citizens to live...

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  • Robert Mueller Should Recuse Himself From Russia Investigation
Robert Mueller Should Recuse Himself From Russia Investigation

Mueller , who was appointed to oversee the investigation last month, was roundly praised by Democrats and Republicans as the right person for the job , but Trump was not pleased. The hires could be an indication of the direction of the probe and the seriousness with which Mr Mueller is taking the enterprise. Point (3) may require an as...

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  • Condition of U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman improves to 'serious'
Condition of U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman improves to 'serious'

Hospital officials said a bullet fractured Scalise's bones and damaged internal organs. WVUE-TV reported former Louisiana Congressman Bob Livingston is saying it's going to be a tough road ahead for Scalise, who is expected to undergo his third surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center .

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  • Fresh clashes in Darjeeling between police & GJM protesters
Fresh clashes in Darjeeling between police & GJM protesters

Banerjee said that the GJM has taken to violence because its term in GTA was coming to an end. Singamari, the ground zero of protests, witnessed intense clashes spanning over three hours on June 17. The protestors were killed when GJM activists opened fire. They are using arms, throwing bombs and indulging in vandalism in such a way. A senior po...

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  • UK PM admits failings after tower fire
UK PM admits failings after tower fire

Areas near the blaze are covered in posters showing missing persons. He said: "I thought the way they expressed themselves with a mixture of passion and reason was fantastic, and I hope it's the beginning of a process, not the end of a process, the beginning of a process of real listening between Government, RBKC (the Royal Borough of Kensingto...

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  • Escaped inmates still on the run
Escaped inmates still on the run

This combo of undated photos provided Tuesday, June 13, 2017, by the Georgia Department of Corrections shows inmate Ricky Dubose, left, and Donnie Russell Rowe. Following the murders. the duo carjacked a driver on a remote highway fleeing in his green 2003 Honda Civic. Sometime that night, the two are suspected of stealing a white Ford F.250 in the...

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  • Andy Samberg Casts A Spell Over Donald Trump's 'Witch Hunt' Claims
Andy Samberg Casts A Spell Over Donald Trump's 'Witch Hunt' Claims

Carson, who ran for president last year before dropping out and throwing his support behind now President Donald Trump , told Fox News Radio the year-long investigation into whether Trump and/or people close to him had improper ties to Russian Federation isn't bearing any fruit.

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  • US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon
US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot — Lead Surgeon

As for Congressman Scalise, doctors say the bullet hit him in the hip, then traveled through his internal organs. "We disagree, vehemently at times, here in Congress, and folks out in the country do too". Just less than 25,000 people attended Nationals Park to watch the annual ritual. There were 24,959 tickets sold, which was a record for the gam...

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  • Emmanuel Macron's alliance on track for huge parliamentary majority: Odoxa poll
Emmanuel Macron's alliance on track for huge parliamentary majority: Odoxa poll

But polls see them securing no more than 90-95 seats out of 577. REM's lead in the first round is quite remarkable given that the party was founded by Macron just 14 months ago in April 2016 and is composed mostly of political newcomers.

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  • Dem: Trump wrong, Salem witch trials 'greatest witch hunt in American history'
Dem: Trump wrong, Salem witch trials 'greatest witch hunt in American history'

Just a day after the stunning report that Donald Trump is officially under criminal investigation for possible obstruction of justice, The Washington Post is now reporting that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is looking into Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner's shady business dealings with Russian Federation.

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  • Petrol bomb hurled at CPI (M) office in Coimbatore
Petrol bomb hurled at CPI (M) office in Coimbatore

Some miscreants late on Friday threw petrol bombs at the CPI-M office in Coimbatore , around 500 km from here, damaging the office windows and a parked auto slightly. Blaming the incident on "Hindutva" activists, CPI (M) said it was a "continuation" of the recent spate of attacks on party general secretary Sitaram Yechury in New Delhi .

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  • Indo-Pak final after 10 years
Indo-Pak final after 10 years

We play to win every match. And Arthur believes that if Pakistan can strike with the new ball, they will have the chance to test an India middle order who have hardly been required to bat during this Champions Trophy , with openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan , as well as captain and star No 3 Virat Kohli piling on the runs.

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  • India, Pakistan face each other at Champions Trophy final clash in London
India, Pakistan face each other at Champions Trophy final clash in London

But Pakistan , the lowest-ranked side in a tournament featuring the world's leading eight one-day global nations, bounced back to beat top-seeded South Africa and then held their nerve in a tense virtual quarter-final with Sri Lanka in Cardiff on Monday.

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  • US President Donald Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him
US President Donald Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

Mr Rosenstein has previously said that "if anything that I did winds up being relevant to his investigation then, as Director Mueller and I discussed, if there's a need from me to recuse, I will". If Rosenstein were out of the picture, responsibility for overseeing Mueller's investigation - and deciding his fate - would fall to Rachel Brand , ...

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  • Defending champions India face Pakistan in Champions Trophy final today
Defending champions India face Pakistan in Champions Trophy final today

As a young team, we are very motivated and excited. The Oval was where, in 1882, England's defeat by Australia led to a mock obituary in a newspaper referring to the "ashes" of English cricket and hence the name for all future Anglo-Australian Test series.

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  • May, DUP party close to signing accord to keep Conservatives in power
May, DUP party close to signing accord to keep Conservatives in power

Former British prime minister John Major said the support of the DUP could pitch the province back into turmoil by persuading "hard men" on both sides of the divide to return to violence. May is expected to have to agreed concessions in exchange for the DUP's support in no-confidence and government-financing votes, which are essential to keeping ...

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  • Another election? The sooner, the better, says Keir Starmer — Interview
Another election? The sooner, the better, says Keir Starmer — Interview

During the election campaign Corbyn was relentless in his critique of the wealth-gap in the UK. Derek Wall is an ecosocialist activist and joint worldwide coordinator for the Green party of England and Wales stood against Theresa May in Maidenhead on June 8.

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  • Rod Rosenstein, like everybody else, is 'furious' and 'amazed' at Trump's tweets
Rod Rosenstein, like everybody else, is 'furious' and 'amazed' at Trump's tweets

Depending on how events play out, the Justice Department could face a crisis not seen since the so-called Saturday Night Massacre when President Richard Nixon's attorney general and deputy attorney general resigned after being ordered to fire the independent special prosecutor overseeing the Watergate investigation, said Jeffrey Cramer, a forme...

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