• No Evidence of Collusion With Russia Found After 7 Months of Probes
No Evidence of Collusion With Russia Found After 7 Months of Probes

Investigators in Mueller's office are set to interview Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Adm. Mike Rogers, a source familiar with the matter has told CNN . In that reading, Trump appears to be saying that the media is inventing a storyline about him being under investigation for obstruction justice -...

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  • Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks
Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks

Mo Brooks , South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks . All six congressmen are members of the House Freedom Caucus, which contains the lower chamber's most conservative members. President Donald Trump said on Twitter that "Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, a true friend and patriot, was badly injured but will fully recover"...

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  • Putin says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'
Putin says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'

The measure also would prevent President Donald Trump from unilaterally easing existing sanctions imposed since 2014 over Moscow's annexation of Crimea and meddling in Ukraine. It must then be signed by Trump. The bill comes up for a final vote at the end of July, before lawmakers leave Washington for their summer recess. Senior aides told ...

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  • Senator Murphy to suit up for Congressional Baseball Game
Senator Murphy to suit up for Congressional Baseball Game

The bullet went through Scalise's pelvis, "fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding", the hospital said. Trump visited the Louisiana congressman at the hospital Wednesday night, and Vice President Mike Pence paid a visit Thursday morning.

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  • Trump tweets about Clinton after news of obstruction of justice investigation
Trump tweets about Clinton after news of obstruction of justice investigation

The Washington Post first reported the news on Wednesday evening. Trump blasted the report earlier on Thursday, saying that investigators were looking into obstruction of justice because "they made up a phony collusion with the Russians story" and "found zero proof".

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  • Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting
Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

She was flanked by a local county deputy when standing in front of a plethora of microphones. On Google's review page for JHT Inspections, one recent reviewer claimed that she had hired Hodgkinson to inspect her home and gotten a bad feeling about him during the transaction.

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  • Democrats beat Republicans on ballfield, raise $1M for charity
Democrats beat Republicans on ballfield, raise $1M for charity

He is in critical condition after being shot in the hip, but his detail was credited with putting down the attacker and saving lives. Kim Dine, a former chief of the Capitol Police, said Griner followed her training and that he was deeply proud of her efforts.

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  • Trump slams obstruction of justice story on Twitter
Trump slams obstruction of justice story on Twitter

Comey's performance, but Mr. Trump later asserted that he had already made the decision himself to fire Mr. Comey. Mueller has the authority to investigate whether Trump tried to obstruct justice which is a potentially impeachable offence.

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  • Donald Trump is considering just firing special counsel Robert Mueller
Donald Trump is considering just firing special counsel Robert Mueller

Aides for Donald Trump think the president "shot himself in the foot" by firing James Comey and ultimately triggering the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller , the Daily Beast reports . Moreover, Comey admitted to the Senate last week that after he was sacked, he deliberately leaked a memorandum - which may or may not have bee...

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  • Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties
Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

In a almost unanimous vote, the U.S. Senate on Thursday approved new sanctions against Iran and Russian Federation that also limit President Donald Trump's administration from weakening existing sanctions against Moscow . Senators insisted the new Iran sanctions won't undermine or impede enforcement of the landmark nuclear deal that Obama...

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  • The nice things Trump and others said about Rod Rosenstein
The nice things Trump and others said about Rod Rosenstein

ABC News reported Friday that Rosenstein has privately acknowledged he may need to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation but has yet to seek a formal opinion on the matter. "This is a political fight and he's going to fight it", a White House official said regarding president's Friday's tweets . Last month, Rosen...

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey
Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

Sad!" he wrote . "Despite the phony Witch Hunt going on in America, the economic & jobs numbers are great. A Trump confidant said this week the president had considered firing Mueller. "I hope you can let this go". The Washington Post previously reported that Trump also asked Rogers and Coats to push back against the FBI's investigation.

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  • Does Dianne Feinstein really want to investigate Loretta Lynch? Unlikely
Does Dianne Feinstein really want to investigate Loretta Lynch? Unlikely

President Trump went on a Twitter rant Tuesday against two of his favorite targets: former attorney general Loretta Lynch and the media. Now we're seeing the James Comey character read into the newest script that has the story line of Trump being in "collusion" with Russian Federation to undermine our democracy.

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  • Emergency Surgery: Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting
Emergency Surgery: Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting

The organization that puts together the game said it had raised $1 million going ahead of the first pitch Thursday night. "Had Steve Scalise overslept or decided not to to practice yesterday, this would have been a massacre like we've never seen in this country of members of Congress", Richmond said.

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  • Carnage at US Open as world's top three sent packing
Carnage at US Open as world's top three sent packing

Three players are a shot back - Jamie Lovemark (69), first-round leader Rickie Fowler (73) and J.B. Holmes (69). He three-putted on No. 13. Casey made a snowman - a triple-bogey 8 on the par-5 14th - and still broke par with a 71. Only a birdie at the last hole prevented the 29-year-old Day from equalling his worst score in golf's four big da...

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  • 'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'
'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'

When Trump fired Comey , the White House initially tied the decision to a memo written by Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions discussing what they described as "serious mistakes" he made in the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.

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  • White House denies Trump wants Mueller out
White House denies Trump wants Mueller out

Investigators are said to also be looking for any evidence of possible financial crimes among Trump associates. Adding to the atmosphere of intrigue was a tweet Monday from Trump ally Newt Gingrich saying it's " time to rethink" Mueller as special council.

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  • US Russia probe wants Comey recordings
US Russia probe wants Comey recordings

Jim Jordan, of OH, said Friday, referring to Comey's confirmation that he had informed Trump that the president wasn't being personally investigated. The Republican president stopped short of saying that Comey lied under oath at the hearing, which occurred a month after Trump fired him on May 9. Trump also repeated remarks he'd made earlier on ...

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  • The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year
The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year

But camp followers on both sides spat out poisonous invective about who was responsible for the noxious politics that has highlighted differences between the two parties on everything from the role of government to taxes and gun control. But no matter what authorities discover about Hodgkinson (and he appears to have had other troubles in his life)...

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  • Owen Smith tipped to be invited into Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet
Owen Smith tipped to be invited into Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet

Asked whether that meant he could see Mr Corbyn as the nation's prime minister, a prospect some of his own colleagues at Westminster have ridiculed in the past, he added: "Yes". Labour's unexpectedly strong showing, only two months after Prime Minister May called a snap election, constituted a dramatic upsurge in support for their party - and a maj...

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