• Donald Trump 'not being investigated'
Donald Trump 'not being investigated'

Jay Sekulow, a lawyer who is part of a team hired by Trump to deal with allegations of collusion by his campaign with Moscow, appeared to contradict Trump's statement on Twitter on Friday that he was being investigated for firing his Federal Bureau of Investigation director last month.

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  • CT 2017: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed thrilled with epic turnaround
CT 2017: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed thrilled with epic turnaround

To avoid unnecessary and unwelcomed tensions, security personnel were deployed outside cricketer M. S. Dhoni's residence soon after the match. Fakhar Zaman ignited the Champions Trophy final with a century in only his fourth one-day worldwide to leave India needing a challenging 339 to successfully defend their title in what could be the ...

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  • UK: London apartment tower may have used banned siding in renovation
UK: London apartment tower may have used banned siding in renovation

Insulating panels added to the Grenfell Tower during an energy-efficiency renovation are banned in the US, UK and Germany on large buildings , a top-ranking British official said Sunday, questioning whether the panels played a major role in a fatal high-rise fire.

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  • Senate votes to strengthen sanctions on both Russian Federation and Iran
Senate votes to strengthen sanctions on both Russian Federation and Iran

The Iran bill, including the Russian Federation sanctions amendment, was expected to pass the Senate on Thursday or later on Wednesday. The bill includes a mechanism requiring congressional review of any decision to ease the Russian Federation sanctions.

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  • The Latest from London: Council says van struck people leaving mosque
The Latest from London: Council says van struck people leaving mosque

The incident comes at a time of political turmoil in Britain, as Prime Minister Theresa May plunges into divorce talks with the European Union weakened by the loss of her parliamentary majority in a June 8 election. London Ambulance Service Deputy Director of Operations, Kevin Bate said: "We have treated eight patients at the scene and taken th...

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  • Van hits pedestrians in London; 'number of casualties' reported
Van hits pedestrians in London; 'number of casualties' reported

There are fears that at least two people have been killed and witnesses said the suspect stabbed at least one person. "Inquiries continue. More information will be released when confirmed", police said. The victims were thought to have been taking part in taraweeh - extra prayers at night - in the month of Ramadan. The incident comes nearly three...

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  • North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK
North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK

Kennedy International Airport before it was about to board a flight home. During the so-called "planned and organized provocation", more than 20 officials, including police and officials claiming to be from the U.S. The U.N. Security Council has imposed sanctions against North Korea for the reclusive state's nuclear and ballistic missile activi...

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  • May says security Cabinet to meet after crash
May says security Cabinet to meet after crash

The attacker struck as the area was busy with worshippers attending Ramadan night prayers at Finsbury Park mosque . Meanwhile, chairman of the mosque at Finsbury Park, Mohammed Kozbar, tweeted: "Our thoughts and prayers with those who got injured and effected by this cowardly attack in Finsbury Park area, many casualties in the floor".

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  • Pedestrians struck by vehicle in London; police report several casualties
Pedestrians struck by vehicle in London; police report several casualties

Counter-terrorism police have joined regular police officers looking into the incident, the Guardian newspaper reported. May was due to hold an emergency ministerial meeting later on Monday to discuss the attack. Its terror alert has been set at "severe" meaning an attack is highly likely. During US pop-star Ariana Grande's concert at Mancheste...

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  • Britain starts formal talks to leave European Union on Monday
Britain starts formal talks to leave European Union on Monday

He added: "I don't care how we get it in terms of the structure as long as we get access to the single market tariff free and that means also we are not constrained by the existing rules of the single market and that's obviously freedom of movement".

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  • Lawyer says Trump isn't under investigation
Lawyer says Trump isn't under investigation

President Trump fired James Comey because the FBI director wouldn't publicly state that Trump wasn't under investigation. The Post's report indicated that Robert Mueller , who was already involved in the investigation into whether Russian Federation had a hand in the 2016 election, "is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of ...

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  • Russia investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself
Russia investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself

The President tweeted Friday that he was under "investigation", which he called a " witch hunt " in another tweet. The US president's attack, which appears to target Rod Rosenstein , the deputy attorney general whois leading the government investigation, reflects Mr Trump's mounting frustration with the unrelenting controversy that has cons...

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  • President Trump not under investigation in Russia probe, says his lawyer
President Trump not under investigation in Russia probe, says his lawyer

Number one, the letter to the president of the United States from the attorney general of the United States is, 'Therefore, I must recommend you remove Director James Comey and identify an experienced and qualified individual to lead the great men and women of the FBI .' That's pretty unqualified.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo skips post-match press conference after Portugal draw
Cristiano Ronaldo skips post-match press conference after Portugal draw

Mexico striker Javier Hernandez cancelled out Quaresma's opener shortly before halftime and the two goals in an exciting last six minutes ensured the teams shared the points. "We played a team that has very good, technical players", he said. While last summer's combination of Nani , Quaresma and other veterans clearly works, a harsh reading w...

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  • Trump included in Russia probe: lawyer
Trump included in Russia probe: lawyer

Comey testified to Congress that one of his "leadership team" at the FBI did not want him even to assure the president in private that he was not a subject of the Russian Federation investigation because the inquiry into the Trump campaign's dealings with Russian Federation might eventually focus on Trump himself.

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  • Grenfell Tower's fire safety standards were praised by council 11 months ago
Grenfell Tower's fire safety standards were praised by council 11 months ago

Two British ministers said Sunday that the new exterior cladding used in a renovation on Grenfell Tower may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations. Police say the harrowing search for remains had paused Friday because of safety concerns at the blackened tower but has resumed. Officials are using dental records, fingerprint...

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  • Basketball diplomacy in North Korea as United States student is released
Basketball diplomacy in North Korea as United States student is released

Rodman, who has previously described North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as his "friend for life", told CNN shortly before landing in North Korea that he hoped to achieve "something pretty positive" during the visit. The release came amid tension between Washington and Pyongyang following a series of missile tests by the North, focusing attention o...

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  • PresidentTrump's lawyer stresses he is 'not under investigation' by FBI
PresidentTrump's lawyer stresses he is 'not under investigation' by FBI

But Comey has testified under oath that in a private meeting, Trump raised the investigation of fired national security adviser Michael Flynn - part of the larger Russian Federation probe - and said, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go".

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  • Bette Midler Shuts It Down During Tonys Acceptance Speech
Bette Midler Shuts It Down During Tonys Acceptance Speech

Ben PlattBen Platt took to the Tony Awards stage to represent the critically acclaimed, Dear Evan Hansen . His co-star in the show, Rachel Bay Jones , took home the top award for an Actress Featured in a Musical, and thanked her grandmother for selling her engagement ring in order to pay for her ticket to move to NY, despite her paren...

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  • Trump decries witch hunt even as lawyer insists no probe
Trump decries witch hunt even as lawyer insists no probe

Earlier on Friday, Trump said he was being investigated for firing former FBI Director James Comey . Jay Sekulow , a member of President Trump's legal team , said Sunday (June 18) that "the president is not and has not been under investigation ".

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