• New York Times sues FBI to get notes of Comey-Trump talks
New York Times sues FBI to get notes of Comey-Trump talks

Still, the snowballing investigation has deeply angered Trump, who denies he has any nefarious ties to Russian Federation. Former FBI head Robert Mueller was appointed as special counsel a day after a report stemming from the notes was published.

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  • We could learn from Labour, says Tory MP Glyn Davies
We could learn from Labour, says Tory MP Glyn Davies

The next day, things still looked bleak. The Labour leader continued touting the line earlier this year, as he launched the campaign for 2017 local election in April. "We sometimes feed our own fears on this". "Labour has a serious plan to invest in communities, put more money in people's pockets and ensure opportunities for all, to transfo...

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  • Wife of congressional baseball shooting suspect tells of disbelief
Wife of congressional baseball shooting suspect tells of disbelief

Hodgkinson were purchased and possessed legally, according to a statement from the Federal Bureau of Investigation. "I'm sorry that he did this, but there's nothing I can do about it", she said , according to interviews posted on St.

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  • Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting
Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting

President Donald Trump is touting his social media following, saying he can deliver his message directly to voters instead of going through the " fake news media ". President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he was being investigated for firing former FBI Director James Comey , and seemingly trained his guns on deputy attorney general acc...

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  • Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia
Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia

The White House hasn't weighed in on the legislation but says it's "committed" to the existing Russian sanctions. "We've seen that in Europe and other western democracies". The bill penalizes Moscow for interfering in the 2016 election by imposing sanctions on key sectors of Russia's economy, including mining, metals, shipping and railways.

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  • McIlroy trying to make up ground at US Open
McIlroy trying to make up ground at US Open

I just didn't putt very good. Rickie Fowler did what he had to do to take the lead in the first round of the U.S. Open. The top 60 and ties qualify for the final 36 holes. This week marked his seventh U.S. Open; he'd never missed a cut, and counts five top-10 finishes. The course played much tougher than it did during Thursday's round.

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  • Congressional Baseball Game to be held 1 day after shootings
Congressional Baseball Game to be held 1 day after shootings

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called "Terminate the Republican Party". Capitol Police said Hodgkinson was fatally shot. Were it not for the Capitol Police on the scene, the situation could have ...

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  • List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shoo
List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shoo

Also suffering relatively minor injuries were two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner, and House GOP aide Zack Barth . Mr Scalise, the House Majority Whip, remains in a critical condition in hospital. "I have never said life sucks, only the policies of the Republicans", he wrote in one letter. ABC News reported that Ho...

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  • NBC Stands by Megyn Kelly's Interview With Alex Jones
NBC Stands by Megyn Kelly's Interview With Alex Jones

An NBC-owned news station in CT will not be airing Megyn Kelly's interview with Alex Jones this Sunday. Our thoughts on this remain the same as what they were going into the interview: If this does lead to even one more person buying into some of Jones' stuff, it will turn out to be a bad decision from NBC and one that they shouldn't have...

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  • US lawmaker, 3 others shot in Virginia; gunman killed
US lawmaker, 3 others shot in Virginia; gunman killed

One day after a gunman opened fire at a Republican congressional baseball practice, shooting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and three others, lawmakers took the field Thursday evening at Nationals Park in Washington . He also says that Scalise received many units of transfused blood for hemorrhaging. U.S. Capitol Police will now conduct...

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  • Trump seeks apology from media, attacks former AG Loretta Lynch
Trump seeks apology from media, attacks former AG Loretta Lynch

The Huffington Post noted in March there were similar comments during last year's campaign from prominent members of Team Trump , including Sean Spicer, Kellyanne Conway, and Reince Priebus. Trump then warned that the White House would have a lot of investigations [VIDEO ] and scandals as big as the Watergate scandal, The New York Daily N...

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  • Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say
Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say

He also says that Scalise received many units of transfused blood for hemorrhaging. According to the medical staff, Scalise arrived in critical condition with a "imminent risk of death". The event raised questions about the security of members of Congress. The U.S. Capitol Police officer, who jumped into the line of fire Wednesday to save our e...

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  • Obstruction of justice case on Trump
Obstruction of justice case on Trump

A series of angry tweets has been fired off from the presidential account after a report said the investigation into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 election campaign is expanding. The probe has reportedly expanded to include whether Trump fired Comey in an attempt to obstruct justice . Rosenstein issued a memo in May that ha...

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  • Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home
Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home

They say a woman who was in the house with him was unharmed. Police say a family friend found the mother and her two adult daughters Sunday night at a home in North Royalton , south of Cleveland. "My girlfriend's daughter's boyfriend is in the house", Plymale said in the call. He noted the relationship was "long estranged". Maier said at the...

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  • Protests follow Philando Castile shooting verdict
Protests follow Philando Castile shooting verdict

At the front of the protest was Castile's family and his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, crying as she held up a "Black Lives Matter" t-shirt-Reynolds, along with her 4-year-old daughter, witnessed a police officer shoot and kill Castile in his auto after he announced to the officer that he had a licensed gun in the glove compartment.

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  • Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US
Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US

Saturday to 9 p.m. Wednesday, in the Antelope Valley from 11 a.m. Sunday to 9 p.m. Wednesday, and in the Santa Clarita Valley from Monday morning through Wednesday night. Friday's high is forecast around 98 degrees, with a north wind up to 13 miles per hour. Temperatures overnight won't cool much either, staying in the mid 70s.

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  • Congressman Cuellar responds to Trump's Cuba policy
Congressman Cuellar responds to Trump's Cuba policy

But, in a shift from Obama's approach, Trump said trade and other penalties would stay in place until a long list of prerequisites was met. Sylvia Iriondo, a Cuban exile and the president of Mothers and Women Against Repression, said Trump's policy would take away resources used by the Cuban regime "to beat, to repress, to curtail, to...

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  • Philando Castile's Mom Decries The Justice System That Failed Her Son
Philando Castile's Mom Decries The Justice System That Failed Her Son

Castile's shooting drew national attention when his girlfriend streamed the aftermath on Facebook . The not-guilty verdict, returned after an initial deadlocked jury and after more than 25 hours of deliberation, proves that even a liberal enclave like the one Castile worked in and lived in, that having a licensed gun, like the one Castile had, ...

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  • Trump curtails Obama-era's opening with Cuba
Trump curtails Obama-era's opening with Cuba

Republican Representative Rick Crawford on Friday called the move a "failed, outdated and isolationist" posture toward Cuba, while Republican Senator John Boozman said the plan was a step backward. "Our embassy (in Cuba) remains open in the hope that our countries can forge a much stronger and better path", he said. However, Trump stopped short o...

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  • Arrests made at anti-Shariah rally in Seattle
Arrests made at anti-Shariah rally in Seattle

ACT for America activists say Islamic law is largely incompatible with American democracy and basic human rights, and they often warn of a surreptitious effort to replace us law with Sharia. "I don't believe Islam can peacefully coexist with the Constitution, " said Seattle anti-Sharia demonstrator Aaron Bassford, 29. The organization, anchored ...

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