• Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey
Trump Under Investigation for Firing FBI Director James Comey

Trump confirmed in a tweet Friday he was under investigation and appeared to take aim at Rosenstein, calling the investigation a " witch hunt ". Despite American intelligence and law enforcement's continued assertion that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 election , Trump argues that it is a "hoax".

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  • Trump May Be Laying Groundwork to Fire Mueller — WashPost
Trump May Be Laying Groundwork to Fire Mueller — WashPost

Mueller continues to hire a team of lawyers, and with FBI investigators is gathering information that is widely expected to lead to a formal investigation into whether President Trump attempted to interfere in the investigation. Rosenstein wrote a memo used by the White House to justify Comey's firing, prompting him to reportedly threaten to re...

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  • Most Americans Think Trump Committed Obstruction of Justice by Hindering Russia Probe
Most Americans Think Trump Committed Obstruction of Justice by Hindering Russia Probe

Trump fired FBI Director James Comey , sent out spokespeople and surrogates with a far-fetched cover story to explain the dismissal, and then told NBC's Lester Holt that the real reason for the firing was Comey's pursuit of the Russian Federation investigation .

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  • You cannot be serious: Murray hits back at McEnroe claim
You cannot be serious: Murray hits back at McEnroe claim

Defending his Wimbledon title is likely to be incentive enough for Murray to find his best form when it matters most, having snapped out of a slump by reaching the semi-finals of the French Open just 11 days ago. Winning at Queen's would be the ideal Wimbledon preparation for Murray, but he knows he must find a way to avoid the fitness issues ...

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  • Seminoles' meltdown in field helps LSU post 5-4 win in CWS
Seminoles' meltdown in field helps LSU post 5-4 win in CWS

Earlier in the afternoon, Cal State Fullerton and Oregon State met for a battle that ended 6-5 in the Beavers' favor, thanks in large part to Oregon State's defense pulling through on a pair of spectacular defensive plays that prevented certain Titans base-running shenanigans.

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  • Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry him in sex case
Cosby's team attacks judge likely to retry him in sex case

Prosecutors reopened a criminal probe and filed charges in 2015 after Cosby's deposition in the woman's 2005 lawsuit was unsealed, and they realized the 12-year statute of limitations for felony sexual assault had not yet expired. This story has been corrected to show that an associate of Andrew Wyatt, Bill Cosby's spokesman, read Camille Cosby's s...

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  • Russia probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department
Russia probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

Rosenstein, who would be responsible for actually dismissing Mueller, told US lawmakers he would fire him only with good cause. "Given the fact that he was confirmed 94 to 6 and had overwhelming praise from both sides of the aisle, I think there's complete confidence in him".

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  • After Mueller Meeting, Senate Intel Committee Won't Probe Obstruction
After Mueller Meeting, Senate Intel Committee Won't Probe Obstruction

Bush. Accusations of possible obstruction by Trump were first raised last month when the president abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey while that agency was investigating the possibility of ties between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign, according to The Associated Press .

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  • Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation And Blames His Own Justice Department
Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation And Blames His Own Justice Department

The Washington Post reported earlier this week that Mueller is investigating whether Trump tried to obstruct justice, citing unnamed "officials". Mr Mueller is also looking at whether, if any potential offences were committed, Mr Trump or others attempted to cover them up or obstruct the investigation into them, said one U.S.

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

It was her first time to face the TV cameras that had been camped outside her house here since Wednesday morning, when her husband opened fire at a Virginia baseball field, outside Washington , as Republican members of Congress were practicing.

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  • Weather service issues flash flooding watch for NY metropolitan area
Weather service issues flash flooding watch for NY metropolitan area

These storms could become severe as they move into central NY later this afternoon and evening. The storm threat increases Sunday night, with the chance of precipitation at 90 percent and rainfall amounts between a half- and three-quarters of an inch possible.

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  • Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russia probe
Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russia probe

All previous investigations have mostly been about Russia's meddling in the presidential election, and, as James Comey confirmed , Trump was never personally under investigation . That is what the White House said and the Attorney General Jeff Sessions implied in testimony earlier this week. "Mueller is setting up a dragnet of obstruct...

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  • Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical
Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

Although infection remains a risk, Scalise's vitals had stabilized Friday afternoon. "I would say that when he arrived, he was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death". the game will go on". Later, the crowd burst into applause as Capitol Police Officer David Bailey - who was injured as he pursued the shooter - hobbled to the mound...

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  • Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition
Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

When Scalise arrived in the hospital, he had an "imminent risk of death" and was "as critical as you can be", doctors also said. Rep. Steve Scalise's condition was upgraded to serious from critical Saturday, according to a statement from MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

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  • Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'
Deputy AG: 'Americans should be skeptical about anonymous allegations'

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 . Trump's son-in-law and top adviser Jared Kushner . In another tweet earlier on Friday, Mr Trump wrote: "After 7 months of investigations...

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  • Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation
Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation

As for Trump's repeated criticism of the "witch hunt" against him, Sekulow told NBC's Meet The Press: "He's not afraid of the investigation". One of Donald Trump's lawyers insisted Sunday that the president was not under criminal investigation as part of the sweeping probe into Russia's alleged meddling in American elections, despite the US...

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  • The Drug Policy Alliance Statement On The Acquittal Of Officer Yanez
The Drug Policy Alliance Statement On The Acquittal Of Officer Yanez

Officers arrest more than 100 people. Edman said Castile may have worked inside a kitchen, but he often taught children important lessons in the consequences of stealing and being respectful. "He loved her and he cared for her just like his own, just as well as he cared for all 500 of those kids at J.J. Hill", she said. Speaking to the pr...

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  • Iran claims to have killed planner of Tehran terror attacks
Iran claims to have killed planner of Tehran terror attacks

The men who attacked the Parliament building Wednesday were probably Iranian Kurds, security sources say, though only one - an Iranian Kurd - has been identified. He spoke out at length against Shiites and promised further attacks. The twin assault claimed 17 lives when four armed assailants raided the country's Parliament while a suicide bomber ...

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  • Top aides talked Trump out of firing Mueller
Top aides talked Trump out of firing Mueller

Replying to a question from Sen. Trump can not directly dismiss Mueller. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who named Mueller to lead the investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation, testified there was no reason to dismiss him, and said that he alone has the authority to do so.

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  • Still no proof of collusion with Russians, says Donald Trump
Still no proof of collusion with Russians, says Donald Trump

And in fact when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won.

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  • Trump 'confirms' he's under probe
Trump 'confirms' he's under probe

He lashed out at a top Justice Department official overseeing the inquiry, reflecting his mounting frustration with the unrelenting controversy that has consumed his early presidency. The poll results were tabulated between June 8 and June 11, a couple of weeks after the surprise firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'
Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Medstar Washington Hospital Center said the congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and that he is more responsive and speaking with family.For three months, Hodgkinson lived out of a white cargo van in a gentrified neighborhood just miles from where USA laws are made.

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  • GOP baseball shooter had list of names, including Rep. Brooks
GOP baseball shooter had list of names, including Rep. Brooks

Hodgkinson , the shooter who opened fire on dozens of Republican congressmen and staffers at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday, had a list of Republican names in his pocket that was recovered by the FBI, The Daily Caller has learned.

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  • Trump Plans to Limit Travel and Investment Into Cuba, Say Officials
Trump Plans to Limit Travel and Investment Into Cuba, Say Officials

The doors of opportunity opened by President Barak Obama in 2015 which made travel to Cuba possible may swing shut as Trump is expected to reinstate trade regulations that will inhibit the growing flow of tourism from the United States.

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  • Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA scoring record
Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA scoring record

Taurasi went into the game needing 14 points to break the league record of 7,488 points set by Tina Thompson from 1997-2013. Riquna Williams hit back-to-back three-pointers to push the lead to 30 points early in the fourth and Odyssey Sims hit two free throws to make it 90-57, the biggest lead of the season for Los Angeles.

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  • Authorities say 32 injured in deck collapse
Authorities say 32 injured in deck collapse

Three helicopters, including KRMC's ALERT air ambulance, were used to transport the injured. The Somers Lakeside Fire Department reports that over two dozen people were hurt. 'We are grateful to all of the EMTs/Paramedics, fire departments and first responders to came to our aid. On its website , Glacier Camp wrote, "This afternoon, we had a m...

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  • Officer killed while standing outside patrol vehicle in Alachua County
Officer killed while standing outside patrol vehicle in Alachua County

Sgt. William T. Bishop, 52, was outside his patrol vehicle when he was struck during a two-car collision, the patrol said. The sergeant was pronounced dead at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, a trooper's crash report states. Troopers say Bishop was in the emergency lane on I-75 in Alachua County around 6:30 Saturday night. The Fusion then struck B...

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

According to the Post , both Comey and Daniel Coats, director of national Intelligence, have said Trump sought their help in hopes the FBI would drop the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn . A representative for Trump's lawyer promptly reacted to the allegation. Rosenstein told senators this week that only he ...

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  • Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence
Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence

Attorney Joseph Cataldo , who represented Carter claimed that Conrad Roy had been suffering from depression since his parent's divorce and that this was not his only attempt at suicide. "Like I don't get why you aren't". The post Michelle Carter Pushed Her Boyfriend To His Death In 2014, Find Out How She Did It (Photos ) appeared first on ...

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  • Trump Calls The Health Care Bill He's Been Praising 'Mean'
Trump Calls The Health Care Bill He's Been Praising 'Mean'

The House of Representatives narrowly approved its version of repeal last month , but Senate Republicans have been unable to coalesce around their own version of a bill, with moderates and conservatives pushing in different directions in meetings behind closed doors.

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  • GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'
GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

Elijah Cummings, D-Md. "My staff has provided some technical assistance to individuals, but I haven't seen it", Price said of the Senate bill. What if they bring out a similar bill or something even worse, but the American people will not have a way of knowing because the Senate is actively concealing it.

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  • Judge Finds Defendant Guilty; Manslaughter Law Extending to New Grounds?
Judge Finds Defendant Guilty; Manslaughter Law Extending to New Grounds?

Roy was found dead in his truck from carbon monoxide poisoning after exchanging text messages with Carter . "Her behavior was so morally reprehensible, but I wasn't sure how, as a matter of law, it constituted as manslaughter", Medwed said.

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  • Twitter reacts to President Trump's decision to roll back Obama's Cuba policies
Twitter reacts to President Trump's decision to roll back Obama's Cuba policies

Cuba's 1470-word statement Friday night labeled Trump a hypocrite for calling on Cuba to improve human rights, saying the USA government "is threatening more limits on healthcare that would leave 23 million people without insurance. He's also a co-sponsor of legislation that would eliminate restrictions on travel to Cuba by American citizens and le...

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  • Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Federal Investigation
Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Federal Investigation

The order came the same day that Vice President Mike Pence hired an outside lawyer to represent his legal interests. The Senate Intelligence Committee will not investigate whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice as part of its probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, CNN reported .

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  • Catholics in Florida remember victims of Pulse nightclub
Catholics in Florida remember victims of Pulse nightclub

While the violence was taking place and even after it stopped, various faith groups, including Catholics, arrived to help the victims and assist their families, as well as authorities responding to the massacre. Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs said the city will only partly be remembered for the shooting. The city of is planning to turn the close...

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