• Questions For Sessions At The Senate Intelligence Committee Hearing
Questions For Sessions At The Senate Intelligence Committee Hearing

Sessions is once again in the spotlight after former FBI Director James Comey questioned why the attorney general played a role in his firing after being forced to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation. The former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief added fuel to that accusation with his testimony last week. It comes as p...

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  • Inmates on run after 2 prison guards are killed, officials say
Inmates on run after 2 prison guards are killed, officials say

He is described as a white male, 6-feet-1, weighing 181 lbs. with blue eyes and brown hair. "Dubose is listed as 24 years old, 6'1" and 140 lbs. Recent photos show him with tattoos on his face and neck. police, the inmates broke into a home in Madison and stole clothes before leaving. Protocol is to have two armed corrections officers on the bu...

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  • Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'
Trump tells senators House health bill 'mean'

Now, I'm not guaranteeing it by any means because I think there are some areas where there's still strong disagreement, but that's what we're trying to get to". And Sen . Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is not pleased about it. Referring to Obamacare as a "disaster", Trump said the legislation he hopes to sign would be "phenomenal for the people of...

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  • House Republicans warned of prospect for 2018 midterm losses
House Republicans warned of prospect for 2018 midterm losses

We aren't stupid. We are still in discussions about what will be in the final product so it is premature to release any draft absent further member conversations and consensus. It's hard to believe that any process could be more closed-off than the House's path to passing the American Health Care Act . I could spend this whole piece speculat...

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  • Trimming monument in Utah pleases Republicans, angers tribes
Trimming monument in Utah pleases Republicans, angers tribes

Undoubtedly many will read Secretary Zinke's recommendations concerning Bears Ears as a political device deployed to win over Western conservatives and the Utah delegation. Maine's attorney general has threatened to sue the Trump administration if it kills former President Barack Obama's order creating a new national park.

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  • Nikki Haley: Trump Does Believe in Climate Change, Humans' Role In It
Nikki Haley: Trump Does Believe in Climate Change, Humans' Role In It

He predicted that US companies involved in environmentally friendly technologies will relocate renewable technology research and development centers to Asia, helping countries such as India , Indonesia and Vietnam that need foreign capital to reach renewable goals.

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  • Scott Disick parties with bikini-clad models in Las Vegas
Scott Disick parties with bikini-clad models in Las Vegas

Kourtney Kardashian is said to be seriously anxious about her children, and the impact that their father, Scott Disick , is having on them. "Not exactly positive. The " Keeping Up With The Kardashians " star recently enjoyed a week in Cannes , where he partied with a bevy of beauties, and now Scott's ex-partner Kourtney Kardashian and his pa...

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  • Ex-Penn State administrators get jail time in Sandusky case
Ex-Penn State administrators get jail time in Sandusky case

They reserved their harshest words for Spanier. Said Judge John Boccabella: "These men are good people who made a bad mistake". He was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison. They also allegedly planned to inform him that his "guests" - children Sandusky brought on campus - would no longer be allowed to use Penn State facilities.

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  • Bill stops tax credits for those in USA illegally
Bill stops tax credits for those in USA illegally

Currently, at the moment of publishing this article, we're waiting on the Senate's own draft of the AHCA. Conservative groups are demanding the Senate repeal all ObamaCare taxes in its healthcare reform bill. After his lunch, Trump will travel to Milwaukee, where he will meet with so-called Obamacare victims, speak about health care and addre...

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  • Attorney General Sessions to talk publicly to US Senate panel
Attorney General Sessions to talk publicly to US Senate panel

On Comey's accusations that Trump pressed him to drop the FBI investigation of his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , Bharara said "no one knows right now whether there is a provable case of obstruction" of justice . In an interview Monday on Fox News' "Fox & Friends", Ivanka Trump says political life still surprises her and that...

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  • Community remembers Pulse Nightclub victims one year later
Community remembers Pulse Nightclub victims one year later

Others reminded Trump of his initial reaction to the shooting one year ago, where the president congratulated himself "for being right on radical Islamic terrorism". Wyatt Almeida said that although the turnout was small, he was happy to see that Tyler is becoming more inclusive. "I believe what he ended up doing was creating martyrs, and every...

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  • Suspected N.Korea drone photographed United States missile defense site
Suspected N.Korea drone photographed United States missile defense site

However, while Trump expressed extreme skepticism at Pyongyang's capabilities in January, the director of the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) told the House Armed Services Committee earlier this month that " it is incumbent on us to assume that North Korea today can range the United States with an ICBM carrying a nuclear warhead ".

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  • AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller
AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

There is increasing concern at the White House and among Trump supporters that the investigation could overshadow the president's agenda for months to come. An order from the president would not necessarily qualify, he said. Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich believes special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation is a ...

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  • Officer Shot, Burglary Suspect Killed In Jerseyville
Officer Shot, Burglary Suspect Killed In Jerseyville

Jerseyville Police Chief Brad Blackorby told the Post-Dispatch that when officers arrived at the bar, a man ran and the officers chased him. It happened around 1 a.m. "When one officer finally caught up to him, it was in between two houses over here on 16 West in Jerseyville, the subject opened fire on the officer, the officer returned fire".

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  • Suspected North Korea drone took photos of US missile-defense site
Suspected North Korea drone took photos of US missile-defense site

According to the president's spokesperson Park Su-hyun, Moon said: "If the neighbouring countries in north-east Asia, including North and South Korea , can host the World Cup together, it would help to create peace in North and South Korea as well as north-east Asia".

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  • Warriors join Bulls, Lakers, Celtics on list of NBA's greats
Warriors join Bulls, Lakers, Celtics on list of NBA's greats

Kevin Durant led the way for the Warriors with 39 points. The Warriors, who were playing a Game 5 for the first time in the postseason, shot 51.1 percent from the field and 36.8 percent on 3-pointers. They ended with the highest winning percentage ever in the National Basketball Association postseason and won 15 consecutive games, the longest st...

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  • U.S. opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord
U.S. opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord

As the aftershocks of the Trump administration's June 1 rejection of the Paris Agreement continue to rumble, groups across the United States have rebelled against the decision to withdraw from the the worldwide climate pact. "We will be strong on climate action at the G20", Environment Minister Catherine McKenna on Monday told reporters by ph...

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  • SLIDESHOW: Flag retirement ceremony
SLIDESHOW: Flag retirement ceremony

I believe that each time we salute the flag, it is a reminder of these goals and how they are dedicated to enhancing liberty and justice while at the same time reaffirming our loyalty to this great nation. The Girl Scouts learned about the symbolic colors, the stars, and the proper placement of the stars and stripes, getting the seal of approval fr...

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  • Third day of 90+ degree heat
Third day of 90+ degree heat

Today's record is 95 degrees, so we're near record heat, but that record should remain safe. Monday: Sunny, hot and humid. High temperatures will hangout in the lower 90s again today , but it's the HEAT INDEX that will climb near 100°.

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  • Nightclub owner reflects on massacre: 'We are one Pulse'
Nightclub owner reflects on massacre: 'We are one Pulse'

Thousands of people showed up throughout the day- packing Lake Eola for the Orlando Love Ceremony. It will be broadcast on C-SPAN 3. During a ceremony in the afternoon, Poma said: "I miss Pulse". Proctor and so many others in the crowd of thousands know that it was hate that triggered the shooting previous year, but it's love that's bringing al...

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