• Lies, defamation, tapes, leaks: Highlights from Comey's testimony
Lies, defamation, tapes, leaks: Highlights from Comey's testimony

Reporter: [Comey] did say, under oath, that you told him to let the Flynn. that you hoped the Flynn investigation would go away. If either Trumps testimony or memos written by Comey about his conversations with the president turn out to be untrue, either man could be charged with lying to federal investigators.

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  • Blaney holds off Harvick for first career win
Blaney holds off Harvick for first career win

Blaney took four tires and got out second, putting him fourth on the lap-148 restart. Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch may not be ready yet to officially pass the torch to the next generation of drivers. "He outrun two guys today that are champions, and they're at the top of their game". Then, around lap 40, Blaney lost radio transmission with...

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  • Alleged Cosby Sex Assault Victim: 'I Wanted It to Stop'
Alleged Cosby Sex Assault Victim: 'I Wanted It to Stop'

She recalled she was "propped up" on her elbows watching Cosby as he seemed to doze off. Almost 60 other women have made historical allegations against the actor, but Ms Constand's case is the only one that has made it to trial. Cosby told police investigators that he takes Benadryl as a sleep aid when he's on tour and that he wouldn't appear ...

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  • 4 people hurt in fire that destroyed or damaged 8 buildings
4 people hurt in fire that destroyed or damaged 8 buildings

Two firefighters had to be treated for minor injuries and are expected to be OK. The fire was initially reported to the Lawrence Fire Department at approximately 3:40 p.m. The three destroyed buildings are 127-129 Bennington Street, according to the Eagle Tribune newspaper of Lawrence. Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a si...

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  • Comey testimony another step on the path to Trump's disgrace
Comey testimony another step on the path to Trump's disgrace

Celebrated criminal defense lawyer Alan Dershowitz has argued in a lengthy Twitter commentary that Trump was at worst guilty of "political sins"; he said there is "no plausible case" for obstruction charges. Trump has expressed a willingness to repeat his version of the events under oath. But if the 2018 midterms shake things up, that could chang...

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  • Donald Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims
Donald Trump says is willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

Finding that out, as Comey noted, is now up to the special counsel, Robert Mueller . A Texas bar had "Impeachment, ' "Bad Hombres" and presciently 'Drop the Bomb" on the menu. Well, of course. The Clinton email investigation ended more than 11 months ago, while the Russian Federation investigation continues. I hope you can let this go.' Later, ...

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  • Trump Slams
Trump Slams "Cowardly" Comey in Latest Twitter Rant

Since he took office, the stock market has reached record highs, unemployment is at 4.3% and approximately 501,000 private sector jobs have been added since January, according to CNNMoney . On CNN's "State of the Union", Senate Intelligence Committee member Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Trump should provide "a straight yes or no" answer on the ta...

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  • National Spelling Bee victor clinches title with 'marocain'
National Spelling Bee victor clinches title with 'marocain'

Second-place victor Rajeev, from Edmond, Oklahoma, was participating in his first National Spelling Bee . "We'd like you to spell a word", Camerota said. "It's like a dream come true", Ananya said as she held the trophy. Of the 291 contestants that advanced to the national level, at least 75 were Indian-Americans, India West reported .

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  • Anti-Muslim Rallies Across US Denounced By Civil Rights Groups
Anti-Muslim Rallies Across US Denounced By Civil Rights Groups

The counter protesters banged drums, cymbals and cowbells behind a large sign saying " Seattle stands with our Muslim neighbors". To further understand the vile Islamophobia behind the so-called anti-Sharia law rallies, it is important to know the network of fear-mongers behind ACT for America .

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  • 'Nothing compels him': Why Congress would have difficulty forcing Trump to testify
'Nothing compels him': Why Congress would have difficulty forcing Trump to testify

Last year, The Washington Post documented a deposition in which Trump was forced to admit to 30 distinct falsehoods he'd made when not under oath. But others argue that on balance it's not that costly to the president, and there's an upside in trying to verify the information, Gerhardt said. "I believe the James Comey leaks will be far more p...

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  • Hot Start To The Week
Hot Start To The Week

High around 90F. Mid to upper 80s near the Lake. Skies remain mostly clear though, to go along with southerly winds at about 10 to 20 miles per hour. The chance of any showers/storms turning severe on Wednesday is low, but does increase as Thursday and Friday arrive.

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  • Police shoot Brooklyn man who stabbed roommate, NYPD says
Police shoot Brooklyn man who stabbed roommate, NYPD says

NYPD officials say they responded to reports of a roommate dispute and two men fighting in a Brooklyn neighborhood Sunday evening. "Our officers gave commands to the male to drop the knife and fired one time as the roommate was being stabbed", Maddrey said.

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  • Weather Forecast- Monday, June 12th
Weather Forecast- Monday, June 12th

Rain chances all week are between 30 and 50 percent each day. The hot weather could be record breaking, as the June 12 high temperature for St. Lawrence County of 89 degrees took place in 2005, according to Weather Underground. Winds will be out of the south and it will be another muggy day. Thursday . A 50 percent chance of showers and thunde...

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"Dear Evan Hansen" Came Out On Top At The Tonys

Rogers drama about Norwegian involvement in the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks in 1993, won for best play, despite a fierce campaign by " A Doll's House, Part 2 ". In terms of total awards, Hello, Dolly! came in second with four awards, including Best Actress for Bette Midler . Then a 1978 staging earned just a single nomination for Best Actor ...

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  • Two US attorney generals to sue Trump
Two US attorney generals to sue Trump

The suit, to be filed in federal court in Maryland, will allege that Trump has violated the Constitution's Emoluments Clause, which prohibits the president from accepting payments from foreign governments without the consent of Congress, according to the person.

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  • Puerto Ricans vote overwhelmingly to apply for USA statehood
Puerto Ricans vote overwhelmingly to apply for USA statehood

Politics took the front seat at this year's Puerto Rican Day Parade in NY on Sunday, as the traditional batons, floats and marching bands were overshadowed by the inclusion of a militant pro-independence figure and a vote in favor of statehood taking place on the island.

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  • Minnesota officer charged with murdering black motorist to testify
Minnesota officer charged with murdering black motorist to testify

Castile disclosed he was carrying a licensed handgun. In this May 30, 2017, file photo, St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez stands outside the Ramsey County Courthouse while waiting for a ride in St. Paul suburb. Prosecutors say the officer acted unreasonably in shooting Castile. He added that Yanez was at a disadvantage because the react...

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  • Trump hits out again over travel ban
Trump hits out again over travel ban

Trump's tweets this morning are an attack on his Justice Department and that executive order, which he signed. While that word suggests the president might have intended more permanent restrictions, nothing in the wording of his orders provides for that.

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  • Iran arrests 8 suspects over Tehran terror attacks
Iran arrests 8 suspects over Tehran terror attacks

TEHRAN , IRAN-Iran says it has killed the alleged mastermind of twin attacks last week claimed by Daesh , also known as ISIS or ISIL. "The mastermind and main commander of terrorist attacks on the parliament and Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini was killed today by the security forces", intelligence minister Mahmoud Alavi was quoted as sayin...

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  • Hawaii passes law committing state to Paris climate deal
Hawaii passes law committing state to Paris climate deal

This decision comes less than a week after President Donald Trump announced the US would withdraw from the agreement, alleging it imposed unfair environmental standards on American businesses and workers. The group, also called the Climate Mayors , was co-founded by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti in 2014. Trump said on Thursday that the lan...

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