• Kathy Griffin Breaks Down Into Tears: Trump 'Broke Me'
Kathy Griffin Breaks Down Into Tears: Trump 'Broke Me'

Secret Service following a disastrous stunt in which she held up a prop resembling the bloody severed head of Donald Trump . "Hey, everybody, it's me, Kathy Griffin ", she says in the video . Griffin's hands shook and her voice occasionally became choked as she discussed the emotional impact of the last week. "I'm going to make fun of the pr...

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  • Consider President Trump's tweets to be 'official statements,' says Spicer
Consider President Trump's tweets to be 'official statements,' says Spicer

With that in mind, a software developer in Missouri has created a new bot that transforms Trump's unhinged social media rants into the official statements they are. Trump misquoted Sadiq Khan, who had told citizens not long after the attack they should not be alarmed if they saw an increased presence of armed police in the area.

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  • There's evidence to open case against Trump: Bharara
There's evidence to open case against Trump: Bharara

Bharara said Trump called him twice during the transition and once after the inauguration. In March, Trump fired Bharara , one of the most popular us attorneys in the country, after promising him he could stay on in his role in NY. Bharara explained it was important for him to stay at "arm's length" from the President given the then-U.S. att...

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  • Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case
Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

It will be hard for 25-year-old Reality Winner to get a fair trial if her case becomes "this big thing where we're not going to tolerate leakers", Winner's mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told The Associated Press in an interview. "Everybody in America knows what she looks like at this point". She also uses her Twitter username @Reezlie on Insta...

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  • White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations
White House clams up about Russian Federation investigations

As reports swirl that Trump is planning a further shakeup of the White House communications team following the resignation of comms director Mike Dubke , the short briefings could be a sign that Spicer is next on the way out. He tweeted Wednesday denouncing the Russian Federation investigation as a " witch hunt ". Several congressional invest...

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  • Trump fundraiser for NJ congressman nets more than $800000
Trump fundraiser for NJ congressman nets more than $800000

At one point, the New Jersey club had advertised that if the president was at the venue, he would likely drop in to say hello at weddings - a statement which has since been removed from advertising materials. The fundraiser wasn't Trump's only weekend outing. With that, enough Republicans voted to pass the bill, and now the Senate is working on i...

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  • Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference
Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

He asserted that nothing in Mr Comey's testimony to the Senate pointed to collusion with Russian Federation or obstruction of justice . "But in the meantime, no collusion, no obstruction, he's a leaker, but we want to get back to running out great country...." "You and I both know my father a long time", Trump Jr.

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  • Intel Officials Won't Publicly Testify On Private Trump Talks
Intel Officials Won't Publicly Testify On Private Trump Talks

In what amounted to a dress rehearsal for Thursday's highly anticipated hearing with fired FBI Director James Comey, current officials - Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe - repeatedly declined to talk at all about t...

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  • Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured
Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured

This is aerial footage of the scene in south Fulton County. But after she prayed and read from her Bible, things were looking up for Harmening. Authorities said nine people remained hospitalized on Friday, including the driver of the bus.

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  • Daesh leader Baghdadi reported killed: media reports
Daesh leader Baghdadi reported killed: media reports

According to News.com.au, the ISIS "stronghold of Raqqa was bombed heavily overnight on Saturday, local time, with the terrorist group's Amaq news agency revealing the damage". Raqqa also became the scene of some of IS's worst atrocities, including gruesome executions, public displays of bodies and sex trafficking. The Syrian Democratic Forces (S...

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  • Trump calls Comey a liar
Trump calls Comey a liar

If that seems familiar, it should. "The president is not facing a particularly compelling case of obstruction for prosecution at this time", said Jonathan Turley, a professor at the George Washington University School of Law. "In the days to come", Comey friend Ben Wittes wrote on his Lawfare blog, "we're going to see a full-court press again...

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  • President Trump Says He's 100% Willing to Testify Under Oath
President Trump Says He's 100% Willing to Testify Under Oath

President Trump denied asking Mr Comey for his loyalty: "I hardly know the man". Would you be willing to speak under oath to give your version of events? "No, I didn't say that ", Trump said at a press conference at the White House on Friday.

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  • Health care on Senate Republicans' Agenda
Health care on Senate Republicans' Agenda

It's been more than a month since House Republicans muscled their own repeal bill to passage. The healthcare bill passed by the House could result in 23 million people losing insurance, the Congressional Budget Office estimated, though Republicans have challenged that conclusion.

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  • Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations
Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

Coats gave the same non-answer, almost verbatim, which makes one wonder whether they were coached and/or colluded on their testimony. In an often contentious hearing on Capitol Hill, two intelligence chiefs testified Wednesday that they've never felt pressured to take improper actions regarding intelligence matters, including the investigation...

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  • What is a hung Parliament?
What is a hung Parliament?

The development comes after May sent her Chief Whip Gavin Williamson to Belfast for talks with the DUP after the election. The new statement came after Downing Street earlier said the DUP had agreed to the principles of an outline agreement to support a Conservative government.

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

Noting that none of the witnesses denied the Washington Post's report alleging Trump leaned on Coats and Rogers to talk to Comey about killing the Flynn investigation, Warner added: "It seems that what type of conversations the president had about the investigation will only be given in a classified setting".

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  • Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia
Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

On Wednesday, Coats and Rogers refused to answer senators' questions about their conversations with the president, saying they didn't want to share those private conversations in a public hearing. So why wouldn't the intel leaders talk to the Senate Intelligence committee today? Because the report apparently contains some classified informa...

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  • Michelle Carter's lawyers aiming for acquittal Friday, before they call any witnesses
Michelle Carter's lawyers aiming for acquittal Friday, before they call any witnesses

He described Ms Carter as a vulnerable teenager, too, saying she had suffered from an eating disorder, had been treated in a psychiatric hospital and was impaired by the side effects of an antidepressant. When Roy got out of the vehicle and then got back inside, Rayburn said, the process would have to start again. Prosecutors allege that Carter p...

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  • Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped
Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

It doesn't make sense. "And there would be nothing wrong if I did say it, according to everybody that I read today". Trump has claimed " total vindication " over the hearing's revelations, all while ripping the "false statements and lies" that surround the ongoing investigations on Russian Federation.

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  • Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis
Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Bahrain's Foreign Minister that the dispute between Qatar and other Arab states should be resolved by the end of the holy month of Ramadan, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday. "We call on Qatar to be responsive to the concerns of its neighbours", he said, speaking shortly after Saudi Ara...

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  • British PM fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks
British PM fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

It was a humiliating outcome after an election that May had planned to strengthen herself ahead of the Brexit push. "Ted Heath lost and tried to form another government and tried to get another majority in Parliament". Instead, the result has sown confusion and division in British ranks, just days before negotiations are due to start on June 19 ...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn enjoys kickabout as politics takes a backseat
Jeremy Corbyn enjoys kickabout as politics takes a backseat

Many Tories are furious with the Prime Minister for losing her Commons majority and are blaming her personally and her inner circle. In his resignation letter, Timothy said that the campaign had failed to convey May's "positive plan for the future " to voters and urged Conservatives to rally behind the embattled prime minister.

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  • President Trump's tweets are official statements, White House
President Trump's tweets are official statements, White House

Spicer did not provide a specific answer when asked at Tuesday's press briefing if Trump was concerned that his tweets Monday could be used against him in the ongoing legal battle over the travel ban executive order. "You can't just do what we've been doing in the past". A majority of American voters - including some Republicans - said they disap...

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  • Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations
Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations

A few moments later, he made her wildest dreams come true. "We have a special counsel who is investigating", Rosenstein said , when asked about a memo he had written that the White House held up as justification for Comey's May 9 firing .

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  • GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony
GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony

When Karl asked about the so-called "loyalty pledge" that Comey referred to, Trump denied that it ever occurred, saying "I hardly know the man, what kind of person would do that?" " Who would do that? ". This sends a clear message that Republicans are willing to share fake news and risky narratives in their quest to deny Russian interferen...

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  • Uber fires 20 employees following harassment probe
Uber fires 20 employees following harassment probe

It has become the poster child for that in tech since explosive revelations about pervasive sexism, sexual harassment and generally terrible management were published in a blog post by former engineer Susan Fowler . Uber retained ex-US Attorney General Eric Holder and his colleague Tammy Albarran to investigate its workplace culture. The ri...

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  • US intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry
US intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

Will the White House exercise executive privilege? That's because the officials also declined to definitively say that Trump hadn't asked them to do so. It's a strong, declarative statement from Rogers - but it doesn't do much to clear anything up. "Regardless, it was very concerning , given the FBI's role as an independent investigative a...

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  • NY Times: Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony
NY Times: Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

There is no other way to put it: Former FBI Director James Comey tragically botched the investigation into Hillary Clinton, no doubt playing a part in her losing and Donald Trump's being elected. "I want to know what kind of pressure - appropriate, inappropriate - how many conversations he had with the president about this topic?" Trump fired...

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  • Tiger Woods Gets Arrested for DUI, Claims Alcohol Wasn't Involved
Tiger Woods Gets Arrested for DUI, Claims Alcohol Wasn't Involved

His Jupiter Island estate, which he purchased for $54.5 million in 2011, is about nine miles away from the scene of his arrest. "Woods had extremely slow and slurred speech", according to the report . 'What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications, ' he said. "Hopefully he's OK. I'm kind of wanting to find out more about the...

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  • Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russian Federation
Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russian Federation

Angus King why he would not answer a direct question about the alleged Trump conversation, Rogers said simply, "I feel it is inappropriate, Senator". Coats made a blanket statement about investigations, but would not talk specifically about his conversation with Trump . Adding to the drama, a top secret NSA report leaked to online new...

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  • Three Shot To Death Inside A New Car Showroom Northeast Of Dallas
Three Shot To Death Inside A New Car Showroom Northeast Of Dallas

Hutchinson, listed in court records as a resident of St. Paul, Minnesota, was facing several charges that included assaulting a law enforcement officer and a first-degree drug offence. In Texas, there is really no license for a 'bounty hunter.' They are licensed private investigators and have to have prior law enforcement experience or investigativ...

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  • Padres halt five-game slide with 6-3 win over Royals
Padres halt five-game slide with 6-3 win over Royals

For Perez it was his 100th career homerun. San Diego logged ten hits and four free passes with Jose Pirela going 3-5 with a homer, three RBI's and three runs while Yangervis Solarte knocked in a pair of runs. Chacin advanced to third and was picked off. The next inning, Alex Gordon lined a 95 miles per hour fastball to center for a leadoff s...

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  • Pelosi says Trump abused power in interactions with ex-FBI chief
Pelosi says Trump abused power in interactions with ex-FBI chief

Ms Pelosi also criticised House Speaker Paul Ryan for appearing to excuse the President's behaviour because he is "new" to government and may not know the relationships between the various branches. "Bring yourself to a place where there's synapses [that] are working". Pelosi said White House officials should rein in Trump's impulsive twitter fi...

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  • Trial beginning for officer who killed motorist
Trial beginning for officer who killed motorist

But Judge Leary denied the motion weeks later and made a decision to keep the trial in St. Paul, finding that Yanez failed to show that there is a "reasonable likelihood" a trial in Ramsey County would be unfair. SEPIC: Castile who worked for years as a school cafeteria supervisor had a legally permitted handgun in his pocket. They haven't said...

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  • Alabama girl, 17, killed in Georgia bus crash
Alabama girl, 17, killed in Georgia bus crash

While upside down, the bus slid into oncoming traffic and on top of a Mercedes that was traveling westbound. Police could not say whether the deceased was a child or an adult. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the folks at Mount Zion Baptist", said Huntsville mayor Tommy Battle. "I was just reminded of why I'm here and that God called me ...

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