• Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US
Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US

Republican senators say they'll ask Comey why he didn't tell Congress at the time it allegedly happened that Trump asked him to drop an FBI investigation of his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn. "We will fix it", said Trump, standing along the Ohio River. On June 8, the media expects Comey will provide key revelations and advance t...

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  • Warriors rally late to put LeBron and Cavaliers in 3-0 hole
Warriors rally late to put LeBron and Cavaliers in 3-0 hole

The possibilities seem endless for the Golden State Warriors when they are rolling. "So just can't make bad plays against a team that's that great". LeBron shouldn't have passed to Kyle Korver for a three in the corner with:52 seconds left when he had a chance to drive to the basket and draw a foul.

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  • Ex-FBI head Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe
Ex-FBI head Comey says Trump pressured him on Russia probe

The unusual nature of his testimony was laid bare a week later when Attorney General Loretta Lynch declined to answer numerous same questions Comey received. "I did not understand the president to be talking about the broader investigation into Russian Federation or possible links to his campaign", Comey recalled.

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  • Theresa May finally scolds Donald Trump over Sadiq Khan criticism
Theresa May finally scolds Donald Trump over Sadiq Khan criticism

President Donald Trump's sons are defending their father's attack against London's mayor over his handling of the recent extremist attack. But while she backed Khan as "doing a very good job" for London , May refused to explicitly criticise the president .

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  • Trump's $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan, 'Obamacare' on Agenda for Ohio Visit
Trump's $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan, 'Obamacare' on Agenda for Ohio Visit

Anyway, Trump spent a solid seven minutes or more of the speech saying hi to various people, places, or things, including a group of executives from Land O' Lakes butter and the captain of a boat floating in the river behind him. "And he's not letting the distractions get in the way of that", she said. "We have to get outside the box and look for...

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  • Comey says Trump pressured him to say he was not under investigation
Comey says Trump pressured him to say he was not under investigation

He then said, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go". "I explained that we had briefed the leadership of Congress on exactly which individuals we were investigating and that we had told those Congressional leaders that we were not personally investigating President Trump", Comey will say Thursday.

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  • On eve of election, May tries to put focus back on Brexit
On eve of election, May tries to put focus back on Brexit

From the point of view of the market , Matthew Jennings, investment director for United Kingdom equities at Fidelity International, said a sizeable Conservative majority would be the preferred outcome from this election and it is also very much the anticipated one.

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  • Florida legislature still debating medical marijuana legislation
Florida legislature still debating medical marijuana legislation

Take smoking. The bills (HB 5A, SB 8A) allow patients to buy and consume cannabis from licensed growers and consume it by "vaping", as edibles or as oils. Last-minute scurrying between House and Senate Republican leaders has apparently resulted in a deal regarding the dispensary limits, according to Bradley.

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  • Comey's Testimony: A Viewers' Guide
Comey's Testimony: A Viewers' Guide

The president did not notify Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, an Iowa Republican, or the panel's top Democrat, Dianne Feinstein of California, before tweeting about Wray. The overall portrait of Trump that one gets from reading the full Comey remarks is that of a president alternately trying to bully or gain coercive leverage...

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  • White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations
White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations

Lewandowski demurred on the question frontally, offering a standard, "that's a decision for the president to make", before then launching into an impassioned plea for - somebody - with a "preexisting relationship" with Trump. Dozens of definitions have been submitted to the Urban Dictionary website, which crowdsources meanings for slang terms. Th...

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  • White House: Trump's Tweets Considered 'Official Statements'
White House: Trump's Tweets Considered 'Official Statements'

And it is operated in order to get President Trump's opinions about government policy to Americans and to the world. Former White House communications director Mike Dubke submitted his resignation last month but stayed to help manage communications during President Donald Trump's recent foreign trip.

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  • Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director
Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director

Bush . Wary is a former Justice Department official who served as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's personal lawyer during the George Washington Bridge lane-closing investigation. Wray graduated from Yale University in 1989 and also attended law school there, serving as an executive editor of the Yale Law Journal and earning his law degree in ...

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  • 'It's Time Finally to Put America First': Trump Touts New Infrastructure Plan
'It's Time Finally to Put America First': Trump Touts New Infrastructure Plan

Trump's speech came the day before Comey's highly anticipated testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday as the White House faced fresh allegations about possible efforts by the president to influence the investigation into potential ties between his campaign and Russian Federation.

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  • 'Height of egotism': North Korea blasts USA withdrawal from Paris climate accord
'Height of egotism': North Korea blasts USA withdrawal from Paris climate accord

North Korea has surprisingly signaled a willingness to combat climate change . Also encouraging? How U.S. businesses including Apple, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, GE and others, and individual cities and states are moving on without Trump to solve the climate crisis.

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  • Kansas legislators override veto of tax bill
Kansas legislators override veto of tax bill

Persistent budget woes that followed Kansas' first round of massive income tax cuts in 2012 eroded Brownback's support among voters and prompted near-constant criticism on the left. "A lot of people made it about me, but it's not about me". Brownback's legislative allies argued that the state should do more to control spending.

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  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally gets his Harvard degree
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg finally gets his Harvard degree

When our parents graduated, this goal was mainly related to service, church, and the community in which they lived . "Next week I'm going back for commencement to get my degree". "As our technology keeps on evolving, we need a society that is more focused on providing continuous education through our lives", Zuckerberg said.

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  • FBI Director nominee Christopher Wray once recommended Sally Yates to DOJ
FBI Director nominee Christopher Wray once recommended Sally Yates to DOJ

The president named his pick via Twitter , writing Wednesday morning, "I will be nominating Christopher A. Wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation". "The acting Attorney General, Sally Yates, has betrayed the Department of Justice by refusing to enforce a legal order created to protect...

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  • Bear euthanized after scratching woman who was walking dog
Bear euthanized after scratching woman who was walking dog

Environmental Conservation Police shot and killed the bear near where the encounter occurred. DEEP said they received reports from eyewitnesses that a sow had two cubs traveling with her. Officials from DEEP said the woman did everything right, by trying to scare off the bear. Overturf said it was a coincidence and not the same bear from the attack...

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  • GOP lawmakers support Trump choice for FBI chief
GOP lawmakers support Trump choice for FBI chief

Trump's announcement came a day before axed FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Intelligence Committee. In 2005, Chris Wray returned to Atlanta to head up King & Spalding's "crisis management" team. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) and former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman. Wray represented New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie during his " Bri...

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  • What We Know About Alleged NSA Leaker Reality Winner
What We Know About Alleged NSA Leaker Reality Winner

She was arrested Saturday. The Intercept contacted the National Security Agency and the national intelligence director's office about the document , and both agencies asked that it not be published . According to the Washington Post , Winner has been charged with removing classified information from a government facility and sending it to ...

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