• Top officials won't say whether they kept notes on Trump-Russia discussions
Top officials won't say whether they kept notes on Trump-Russia discussions

Warner was disappointed by Rogers' lackluster answer, and proceeded to ask Coats the same thing. NSA chief Mike Rogers said he's never been directed to do anything illegal or immoral. The Senate Intelligence Committee grilled the nation;s top intelligence officials on whether President Trump had invoked executive privilege .

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  • Sued for Hate Crime
Sued for Hate Crime

Nunemacher filed the suit under the state's Unruh Civil Rights Act and the Ralph Civil Rights Act, alleging that the attack was at least partially motivated by Nunemacher's "Caucasian ancestry and descent". The bouncer claims Wayne hit him upon trying to enter the club, knocking him to the ground. The rapper, who allegedly punched a bouncer p...

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  • Trump's tweets draw scorn from some, support from others
Trump's tweets draw scorn from some, support from others

Ring of Fire's Farron Cousins discusses this. The president appeared to double down on his Twitter usage when White House officials announced that Trump plans to live tweet former FBI Director James Comey Senate hearing Thursday. "When you look at all his responses to tweets ... you nearly sit back and laugh", Szczerba told CNN . But you ...

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  • Kimball 1st IndyCar pole comes with record run at Texas
Kimball 1st IndyCar pole comes with record run at Texas

Charlie Kimball comes out of Turn 4 during qualifying for an IndyCar auto race at Texas Motor Speedway , Friday, June 9, 2017, in Fort Worth, Texas. Kanaan won this race back in 2004. TMS underwent a multi-million dollar re-pave and re-profile project before the season to ensure the track would dry in a more timely manner.

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  • Davidson's late rally falls short in 15 innings at Texas A&M
Davidson's late rally falls short in 15 innings at Texas A&M

Texas A&M drew first blood in the bottom of the first inning. A&M catcher Cole Bedford threw out Sidwell as he tried to get back to third. With a runner on second and one out in the 12th, Whitmire induced a ground ball to third base. Johnson hit a wall-banger to rightfield for a double, plating Centracchio. The Wildcats, a four seed in their reg...

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  • Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey, report says
Trump's lawyer to file leak complaint against Comey, report says

The probes have focused on the nature of contacts between Trump associates and Russian officials. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer challenged Trump to release tapes the president once alluded to in a tweet. Comey said he took notes about his meetings with the president on a feeling that the president might misrepresent them. Former FBI ...

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  • GOP senators repeatedly interrupt Sen. Kamala Harris during Senate hearing
GOP senators repeatedly interrupt Sen. Kamala Harris during Senate hearing

Susan Collins, R-Maine, far right, directs a persistent Sen. On Wednesday, the Senate Intelligence Committee was investigating whether President Donald Trump interfered in the ongoing investigation into the Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election.

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  • Comey's testimony could set new course for congressional committees
Comey's testimony could set new course for congressional committees

But Mr Comey also confirmed in his statement that he told Mr Trump he was not under investigation, as Mr Trump asserted in his letter to Comey explaining his firing. "Those were lies, plain and simple". The president told him, "I hope you can let this go", and he took it as more than a mere suggestion. His statement details one-on-one convers...

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  • Kansas Man Faces Hate Crime Indictment In Bar Shooting
Kansas Man Faces Hate Crime Indictment In Bar Shooting

Purinton , 52, of Olathe, Kansas", the release stated on Friday. Purinton was also charged with a federal firearms violation in the February 22 incident at Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe, a Kansas City suburb. The indictment announced Friday alleges Purinton shot the two Indian men due to their "actual and perceived" race, colour, religion and...

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  • Probe launched over investigation of man's death
Probe launched over investigation of man's death

Relatives of Hernandez said they are pleased the Thompsons were indicted , but that they won't stop putting pressure on authorities to bring justice in the case. "That is enough. This family has a heart and we are filled with love and they are human too". Video taken by a witness shows Deputy Shauna Thompson and her husband Terry Thompson ho...

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  • Family warns others after four-year-old dies from 'dry drowning'
Family warns others after four-year-old dies from 'dry drowning'

The child inhales water while swimming and appears to be fine, but hours or days later can develop symptoms that in some cases lead to death. 'Out of nowhere, he just woke up. "That's where you have the cardiac arrest, because you're not carrying enough oxygen", Fitz said. His lungs were full of fluid, the parents were told, and there was nothi...

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  • Trump claims 'complete vindication' after Comey testimony
Trump claims 'complete vindication' after Comey testimony

In a remarkable series of exchanges with senior USA senators, Comey said he felt Trump had directed him, not advised, to drop his investigation into former National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn. He asserted that nothing in Comey's testimony to the Senate pointed to collusion with Russian Federation or obstruction of justice . Trump cont...

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  • Kansas lawmakers considering pay raises in budget talks
Kansas lawmakers considering pay raises in budget talks

House Republican leaders want to spend less than the full state income forecast, as a cushion to avoid midyear cuts in case the predictions were wrong. But the Democratic governor's entire tax package was shelved. At issue was whether to trust the state's income forecast and spend all the money available or leave some on the table as a cushion in c...

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  • Fires Back ... Comey Lied and Leaked!
Fires Back ... Comey Lied and Leaked!

The Senate committee sent a request for Comey's memos from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on and a separate request to the White House for any records kept by Trump , on May 17. Asked if he had taped their conversations, as he implied in a threatening tweet shortly after he fired Comey, Trump said he would reveal that answer soon.

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  • Qatar slams Saudi, allies terrorism list as 'baseless'
Qatar slams Saudi, allies terrorism list as 'baseless'

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert. Asked for specifics about what Arab nations wanted from Qatar, Gargash said expelling members of Hamas and other groups from Qatar was important. The countries also said they would eject Qatar's diplomats. The White House said the President focused on the need for the region's various USA allies to s...

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  • Some Republicans see lesson in rollback of Kansas tax cuts
Some Republicans see lesson in rollback of Kansas tax cuts

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's radical tax cuts in 2012 represented a conservative's dream. Last night's historic veto override means the House and Senate's tax plan will become law. "We'll see how it works", Brownback said in one television appearance. National Democrats pointed to Kansas on Wednesday as a cautionary tale about relying ...

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  • Donald Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony
Donald Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday that Trump's response wasn't accurate. Comey also made clear that political entanglement in law enforcement has cut across party lines. During his testimony , Comey said Trump told him: "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty". "That's one of the reasons I want people to make sure we have ...

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  • Trump is not helping himself or his White House
Trump is not helping himself or his White House

When questioned by a reporter whether the president's tweets should be considered official statements from the White House , Spicer said yes, and it's a pretty grim acknowledgement of how things operate in America right now. He did it from his personal Twitter account with the handle @RealDonaldTrump about five hours before a White House pre...

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  • Church revivals, Vacation Bible School among upcoming faith-based events
Church revivals, Vacation Bible School among upcoming faith-based events

October 22 at Rhea County Saddle Club on Delaware Avenue in Dayton, Tenn. Refreshments served nightly. Adult classes available. The guest of the hour will be Pastor Tracey Bridges of South River Baptist Church in Jackson. The church will hold a potluck luncheon at the Elk's Lodge at 11 a.m. Sunday, following a 9 a.m. service at the church. CrossO...

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  • U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry
U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

Michael Rogers , the National Security Agency director, and national intelligence director Dan Coats largely ducked questions from senators on Wednesday about whether the president had tried to influence investigations into Russia's election meddling and possible coordination with the Trump campaign.

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