• President Trump invited the 'witch hunt'
President Trump invited the 'witch hunt'

Reuters cited a source which confirmed the Post report, adding that an examination of possible obstruction of justice charges was "unavoidable" after former FBI Director James Comey told Congress he believed he was sacked by Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Trump Acknowledges He's Being Investigated In Firing Of Comey
Trump Acknowledges He's Being Investigated In Firing Of Comey

Comey , who had been overseeing the bureau's Russian Federation investigation , says he had previously assured Trump he was not personally under investigation. People were amazed Trump would make such public statements about the ongoing investigation, particularly if he was calling out Rosenstein . Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenste...

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  • London Police Raise Death Toll In Tower Fire To 30
London Police Raise Death Toll In Tower Fire To 30

So far, police have confirmed that 30 people were killed in the blaze on Wednesday morning. The death toll from a fire that engulfed a residential high-rise building in London this week has climbed to 30 as rescue workers continue to search for survivors, police said, adding that the blaze did not appear to have been deliberately started.

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein Warns Americans to 'Exercise Caution' About Anonymous Reports
Deputy AG Rosenstein Warns Americans to 'Exercise Caution' About Anonymous Reports

Special counselor Robert Mueller has reportedly expanded the investigation of Russian collusion to now include obstruction of justice by President Trump . Coats and Rogers told a Senate panel a week ago they did not feel pressured by Trump to intervene in the case, but declined to say what Trump asked them to do.

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  • Anger mounts over London fire
Anger mounts over London fire

Almost 200 people chanting " We want justice! " marched near Notting Hill Gate tube station on Friday, demanding action from local councilors tasked with housing people following the disaster. In addition to debate over the cladding, questions have also been raised over why there was no sprinkler system in Grenfell Tower which could have helped sto...

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  • Shot US Congressman Scalise in Need of Additional Surgery
Shot US Congressman Scalise in Need of Additional Surgery

Scalise, 51, and four others were wounded when an IL man opened fire Wednesday morning on the team practice in Alexandria. The gunman died from injuries sustained in a shootout with police. President Donald Trump said Friday that Steve Scalise "took a bullet for all of us". Trump also adds, as he's said previously, that Scalise is "hav...

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  • Scalise undergoes more surgery and will require 'additional operations'
Scalise undergoes more surgery and will require 'additional operations'

Congressional aide Zack Barth, Tysons Food lobbyist Matt Mika and Capitol Police Officer David Bailey were also shot in the attack, but have since been released from the hospital. "I think anybody that ever played baseball, the dream was to play in a major league stadium", Richmond said past year. "The comments made by my Republican colleague...

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  • Gunman in GOP Baseball Practice Shooting Had Possible Kill List
Gunman in GOP Baseball Practice Shooting Had Possible Kill List

Rep. Steve Scalise , R-La., and four others were injured in the shooting before U.S. Capitol Police fatally shot Hodgkinson . " Many lives would have been lost if not for the heroic actions of the two Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman despite sustaining gunshot wounds during a very, very brutal assault ", Trump said.

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  • Theresa May confirms Brexit talks to begin next week
Theresa May confirms Brexit talks to begin next week

Prompted by her poor election showing, particularly among pro-EU young people who fear losses of jobs and opportunity for Brexit , some of her most senior ministers and two former Conservative prime ministers have called for a rethink.

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  • Joe Scarborough: Donald Trump Never Discussed Firing Robert Mueller as Special Counsel
Joe Scarborough: Donald Trump Never Discussed Firing Robert Mueller as Special Counsel

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats through good policy, technology and human analysts. Gingrich, author of a new book called " Understanding Trump ", added in an interview: "I think Congress should now intervene and they should abolish the independent...

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  • Warriors Troll The Cavs With
Warriors Troll The Cavs With "Quickie" Shirts

With a strong likelihood that next year's National Basketball Association season will play out much like the last three - with the Warriors and Cavaliers marching to the finals once again - there are increasing National Basketball Association trade rumors surrounding the Cavs and their intention to land Paul George.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise 'took a bullet for all of us'
Rep. Steve Scalise 'took a bullet for all of us'

His doctors say Rep. Scalise will be in the hospital for a considerable amount of time , possibly weeks. Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner also remains at the MedStar Washington hospital after sustaining a gunshot wound to her ankle, but is in "good condition and good spirits" the hospital said .

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  • Britain's Hammond says 'growth and jobs' Brexit priority
Britain's Hammond says 'growth and jobs' Brexit priority

Speaking as he arrived for a meeting of European Union finance ministers in Luxembourg, he said: "As we go into that negotiation, my clear view - and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain - is that we should prioritise protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations and take the...

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  • Trump announces canceling 'one-sided' United States deal with Cuba
Trump announces canceling 'one-sided' United States deal with Cuba

If the changes were not adopted by a set deadline, the USA would revert to its Cold War-era Cuba policy, wiping out Obama's historic rapprochement with the Communist nation. "We will review the policy and the specific regulations once they are available to determine any impact to our operations or to our customers", the airline said in a statemen...

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  • President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice
President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Trump himself took aim Friday at the senior Justice Department official responsible for appointing Mueller, accusing him on Twitter of leading a " Witch Hunt ". Trump said last week he felt vindicated by Comey's June 8 testimony that he was not the subject of investigation while Comey headed the agency. Rosenstein wrote a memo in May to...

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  • US congressman Scalise still in critical condition -hospital
US congressman Scalise still in critical condition -hospital

He died after officers in Scalise's security detail fired back at him. Investigators are also looking through Hodgkinson's social media posts and profiles. Also suffering relatively minor injuries were two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner , and House GOP aide Zack Barth. From the stands, Vince Wetzel, a resident of Sa...

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  • Trump considering firing Russia investigation leader
Trump considering firing Russia investigation leader

Mueller's fate "rests exclusively" with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , Starr said. Rosenstein is also the Department of Justice official who appointed Mueller as special counsel late last month. Trump allies will say it's another media-generated firestorm to sabotage their man, but the real reason is that with Trump , anyt...

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  • May visits fire victims in hospital
May visits fire victims in hospital

Police said although initial report suggested the fire was not lit deliberately, the investigation would continue to examine if any criminal offences had been committed. There are posters and online images bearing photos of toddlers, mothers-and-daughters, entire families. It has since emerged that the U.S. had banned the type of cladding thoug...

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  • USA lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack
USA lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack

Scalise was awake at the scene of the shooting - a baseball field in Virginia where congressmen were practicing for the Congressional Baseball Game - but by the time he arrived at the hospital he was in shock. MedStar Washington Hospital Center said in a statement updating his status that the other patient "is in good condition". The FB...

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  • Trump Tweet Blasts 'Obstruction of Justice' Reports
Trump Tweet Blasts 'Obstruction of Justice' Reports

On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Comey had presented no evidence to prove that Moscow meddled in the U.S. election, adding that Washington had tried to influence Russian elections "year after year", he said. The investigations, however, have cast a shadow over his five-month presidency. Last week, former FBI Director James ...

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