• Trump Lawyer Actually Can't Say If President Has Power to Pardon Himself
Trump Lawyer Actually Can't Say If President Has Power to Pardon Himself

Sessions had to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigations by the Justice Department, and in a New York Times interview, Trump said he would have never hired Sessions if he knew he would recuse himself. But even without saying a word, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director and no-nonsense prosecutor has deeply unnerv...

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  • Ex-CIA head says Trump remarks on Russian Federation interference 'disgraceful'
Ex-CIA head says Trump remarks on Russian Federation interference 'disgraceful'

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif. The House and Senate struck a deal on a bill that puts new sanctions on Russian Federation for its interference in the US 2016 election and its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria. Dowd described Mueller as an "honest guy" doing a "good job" and said any effort to undercut him or his investigation was "collateral...

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  • Trump Jr., Kushner, Manafort Ready to Talk to Senate; Aides Downplay 'Pardons'
Trump Jr., Kushner, Manafort Ready to Talk to Senate; Aides Downplay 'Pardons'

The leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee have cut a deal with President Donald Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., and former campaign chairman Paul Manafort to avoid a high-profile public hearing next week, with the two men agreeing to provide records to the panel and to be privately interviewed ahead of any public session.

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  • Here's Why Jared Kushner Is Testifying Behind Closed Doors
Here's Why Jared Kushner Is Testifying Behind Closed Doors

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner will testify on Monday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, detailing every contact he had with any Russians throughout President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. Investigators have also been interested in meetings Kushner had in December - after Trump's election but before he was sworn in as preside...

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  • England hero Shrubsole hails dream come true after Women's World Cup glory
England hero Shrubsole hails dream come true after Women's World Cup glory

England's three-run victory over Meg Lanning's side was one of the eight straight wins the hosts claimed on their way to a fourth World Cup title, but just the second against Australia in their last six encounters. From there on, the Pakistanis found her hard to read and play and she deservingly walked away with the player of the match . E...

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  • Gas prices rise for first time since April
Gas prices rise for first time since April

AAA says the lowest average price was about $2.36 per gallon in the Benton Harbor area. "Gas prices should trend higher through the second half of the summer, and could challenge this year's high of $2.47 before it's all over". Pump prices could continue to increase into late August, until the switchover to winter-blend gasoline begins. Austin- ...

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  • Jerry Jones Backs Ezekiel Elliott, Says There's No Evidence of Domestic Violence
Jerry Jones Backs Ezekiel Elliott, Says There's No Evidence of Domestic Violence

For the record, Elliott was never arrested nor charged with a crime despite allegations from the accuser he got physical with her 5 separate times between July 17 and July 22, 2016. "We're going to help him grow that way - just like we will every player on our team". Elliott and the NFL Players Association have submitted their response to the N...

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  • US Democrats Set To Launch New Economic Plan On Monday
US Democrats Set To Launch New Economic Plan On Monday

The ad describes Democrats as the "party of resistance" to President Donald Trump that is toting the same liberal ideas, despite the release of the new Democratic slogan, "A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future". Democrats hope to make gains in next year's midterm elections , and perhaps even flip the 24 GOP-held seats necessary t...

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  • United Kingdom government to invest £246m in battery technology
United Kingdom government to invest £246m in battery technology

The government said an overarching Faraday Challenge Advisory Board is to be established to establish the "coherence and impact of the challenge". "It's that we need to ensure that we find and seize opportunities to work more productively - as a country, as cities and regions, as businesses and as individuals".

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  • BJD should make all transactions, sources of funding public: BJP
BJD should make all transactions, sources of funding public: BJP

Bhubaneswar: A five-member team of Odisha BJP today moved the Income Tax Commissioner seeking a thorough inquiry into the alleged discrepancies in the data of ruling BJD's election expenditure. Quoting bank documents, the report claimed Purna Chandra Padhi, a peon working in the BJD headquarters here, donated Rs 1 crore into the BJD account.

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  • Afghan Police Search for Kidnapped Villagers
Afghan Police Search for Kidnapped Villagers

Meanwhile, Moheseni said at least eight police were killed in fighting against the militants in Ghor, an impoverished, remote province in central Afghanistan. "A member of parliament fought back in that district until it collapsed, the forces also resisted and sustained casualties", said CEO Abdullah Abdullah.

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  • Rescue mission launched to save two wild elephants in E Sri Lanka
Rescue mission launched to save two wild elephants in E Sri Lanka

Pictures show elephants in distress, struggling to keep their trunks out of the water in the deep water to 1 km offshore. Upon being alerted the Department of Wildlife in Trincomalee, a combined rescue mission was launched by the Navy and Wildlife officials to save these 2 wild elephants .

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  • HDFC Bank stock gains 2% post Q1 earnings
HDFC Bank stock gains 2% post Q1 earnings

On NSE , the shares gained 1.88 per cent to close at Rs 1,735.10. State-run Vijaya Bank Ltd on Saturday reported a Rs 255 crore net profit for the first quarter of fiscal 2017-18, registering a 57 percent annual growth from Rs 162 crore in the same period a year ago.

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  • Trump declares he has 'complete power to pardon'
Trump declares he has 'complete power to pardon'

The article quoted another former official who said the intelligence indicates that Sessions and Kislyak had "substantive" discussions on matters including Trump's positions on Russia-related issues and prospects for U.S. Jeff Sessions .These illegal leaks, like Comey's, must stop!" According to the Washington Post , Russia's Ambassador to the...

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  • Blast kills 25 in Pakistan's Lahore
Blast kills 25 in Pakistan's Lahore

Awan added that an anti-encroachment drive was underway when the blast happened. As per reports the blast was aimed at the police. He strongly condemned the attack and his government through a tweet informed that Rescue 1122 is shifting injured to the hospitals, where emergency has been imposed.

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  • BBC's leading women demand action 'now' over gender pay gap
BBC's leading women demand action 'now' over gender pay gap

BBC director general Tony Hall said there was "more to do" on the gender pay gap . The BBC this week revealed the salaries of stars earning more than £150,000. A number of on-screen stars were said to be entering into fresh pay negotiations after learning their male colleagues were significantly out-earning them.

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  • Nithari killing case: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surender Koli sentenced to death
Nithari killing case: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surender Koli sentenced to death

Special Judge Pawan Kumar Tripathi pronounced the sentence after finding them guilty of rape, murder, abduction and criminal conspiracy over the killing of Pinki, terming the case as "rarest of the rare". Noida police arrested Pandher and Koli on December 29 , 2006 after the discovery of bones, skulls and other remains from the former's backyard s...

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  • Scaramucci Says Trump Is Still Unsure that Russia Meddled in the Election
Scaramucci Says Trump Is Still Unsure that Russia Meddled in the Election

Anthony Scaramucci describes himself as a guy from a working class Italian family on Long Island who ascended in the world of finance, got to know Trump a number of years ago, was on his transition team, and now here we are. The former financier and Fox Business host said on Friday "I love the president and I'm very, very loyal to the president,...

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  • Iraqi foreign minister not sure about fate of 39 missing Indians
Iraqi foreign minister not sure about fate of 39 missing Indians

Al-Jaafari began his five-day visit to India today. Nearly immediately, however, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had announced that there was no proof of the deaths, and that the government's search for the abducted Indians would go on.

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  • New White House communications director Scaramucci says press briefings should be on-camera
New White House communications director Scaramucci says press briefings should be on-camera

Although the President's pardon power is broad, no one in the office has ever used it on himself, and whether Trump could do so successfully remains an open question. - Predicted that Trump would continue to pursue an agenda that includes repealing and replacing President Barack Obama's health care law, tax cuts, reduced federal regulations on busi...

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