• Trump says he has 'absolute right' to release terrorism info to Russians
Trump says he has 'absolute right' to release terrorism info to Russians

Democrat called it "unacceptable". "As President I wanted to share with Russian Federation (at an openly scheduled W.H. meeting) which I have the absolute right to do, facts pertaining to terrorism and airline flight safety", he tweeted .

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  • James Comey Declines to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee
James Comey Declines to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

As Trump works to fast-track Comey's successor, lawmakers from both parties urged him to steer clear of any politicians for the job and say he must "clean up the mess that he mostly created". "He keeps a very robust schedule", Spicer said. "The key is getting some of our Republican colleagues to join us", Schumer said. Donald Trump was report...

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  • Did Donald Trump plagiarize his speech from Legally Blonde?
Did Donald Trump plagiarize his speech from Legally Blonde?

It includes such moments as Trump asking the room if anyone thinks they're going to be the president. In a side-by-side comparison of footage from the speech and clips from the movie starring Reese Witherspoon , Fallon pointed out the overlap between the two.

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  • North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim Jong
North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim Jong

But it never carried out the mission. North Korea, which has built a personality cult around the Kim clan, considers Kim Il Sung statues sacred. The only commando captured said he had come to "slit the throat" of Park Chung-hee. Ongoing joint naval exercises between the US and South Korea have triggered the threat of nuclear war from North Korea....

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  • Four Plead Guilty in Hazing Death of Baruch College Student in 2013
Four Plead Guilty in Hazing Death of Baruch College Student in 2013

Police have said fraternity members blindfolded Deng, forced him to wear a heavy backpack and then repeatedly tackled him during the hazing ritual, known as glass ceiling . Dozens of other suspects face less serious charges, while one other suspect pleaded guilty to hindering apprehension and was sentenced to probation.

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  • Playboy bunny loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case
Playboy bunny loses bid to toss out privacy invasion case

Mathers was Playmate of the Year in 2015, and she is arguably an example of classic beauty-she is thin, has a symmetrical face, and has long blonde hair. After her social media post, she was barred from her gym and the Los Angeles Police Department conducted an investigation and was able to locate the victim.

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  • Slain DNC Staffer Had Contact With WikiLeaks, Say Multiple Sources
Slain DNC Staffer Had Contact With WikiLeaks, Say Multiple Sources

As we reported previous year, even Wikileaks founder Julian Assange hinted that Rich was one of his sources. Rich's suspicious murder led to heavy speculation that he was the source of leaked DNC information that was published by Wikileaks just 12 days after his death.

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  • McCarthy as Spicer Cruises NYC Streets on Mobile Podium
McCarthy as Spicer Cruises NYC Streets on Mobile Podium

Guess who?! It came as a very pleasant surprise to those watching Saturday Night Live last night when Blake Lively and her husband Ryan Reynolds appeared on camera. Period", Spicey insisted. "Then he hired lawyers to agree with him. Donning her now-famous Spicer drag, McCarthy yelled at cars to get out of her way as she sped along - to the deli...

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  • Trump insists no evidence of collusion with Russian Federation
Trump insists no evidence of collusion with Russian Federation

President Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn in a post-election meeting in November, according to three former Obama administration officials who spoke to NBC News. Obama advisers say the former president is still navigating his role in worldwide politics, but he is willing to consider requests for support from overseas candidates.

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  • Paul Ryan: 'Rescue Mission' is Underway for Health Care
Paul Ryan: 'Rescue Mission' is Underway for Health Care

But it doesn't take a CBO analysis to see that as with the previous version of the bill that died without a vote, it is much more a cold-hearted spending cut than reform - and there is nothing humane about provisions that would lead to many millions of people losing access to health care.

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  • Round Two at the NCAA Regionals
Round Two at the NCAA Regionals

HEAD COACH Bruce Heppler SAYS - "We fumbled in a couple of places, but we're back in business at least". He is four strokes behind the leader, Trent Wallace of Illinois State. At No. 2 is Florida State with a team score of 2-under par. Ben Tolsma, a junior from Apple Valley, Calif., scored 1-over 73 and is tied for 66th. Bailey and Garrett May ar...

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  • Tim Allen 'stunned' and fans outraged by ABC axing his show
Tim Allen 'stunned' and fans outraged by ABC axing his show

Tim Allen has been outspoken about his conservative political views, and some think he's been punished for that. "Despite consistently high rankings, especially considering the time slot in which it is aired, Tim Allen's show " Last Man Standing " has been cancelled by the network on which it is aired, ABC".

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  • What to know about travel ban appeals
What to know about travel ban appeals

The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to eventually take up the issue. But Wall, the Trump administration lawyer, warned the 9th Circuit that a ruling against the government could transcend the Trump era, which he called "this constitutional moment".

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  • Family of fallen officer David Glasser attends Washington events honoring police
Family of fallen officer David Glasser attends Washington events honoring police

North Dakota's fallen law enforcement officers will be remembered and honored during public events at the state Capitol and in local communities across the state next week. We're able to use a lot more verbalization. Those 18 officers, along with fallen officers from years past, were remembered at Tuesday's memorial service at DPS Headquarters.

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  • Israel urges US to transfer embassy to Jerusalem
Israel urges US to transfer embassy to Jerusalem

The argument over the Western Wall is not the only complication to come up while planning Trump's trip to Israel. While the terms of the agreement are more generous to Israel that offers from previous US administrations, reluctance to move the embassy has made heavyweight Republican funder Sheldon Adelson "furious", according to Axios .

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  • Garland happy on bench, no interest in FBI job
Garland happy on bench, no interest in FBI job

That's a sensible choice for Garland - not just because he now holds a lifetime appointment in the most powerful appeals court in the country, but also because taking the position would put him at risk of being fired by Trump too. Before Comey was appointed, Eric Holder sounded out Merrick Garland for the job of FBI Director. Lee noted that Gar...

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  • Si Woo Kim withdraws from AT&T Byron Nelson with back problems
Si Woo Kim withdraws from AT&T Byron Nelson with back problems

Ranked the 5th best golfer of all time by Golf Digest in 2000 and 7th by Sports Illustrated in 2009, Nelson was a born and bred Texan. The course might not be universally admired, but what it does offer is a kind of parity in that long hitters have just two par-fives to go at, even if numerous par-fours are around 500 yards.

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  • Boy, 4, Fatally Shoots Self at Child Care Provider's Home
Boy, 4, Fatally Shoots Self at Child Care Provider's Home

According to a press release from the Orange County Sheriff's Office, the incident took place at a home off Mine Road. The Stafford Sheriff's Office says the recruit is now enrolled at the Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy. This story was updated to correct the status of the Sheriff's Office employee . When crews arrived at the hom...

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  • Fox News Has Lost Another Key Player
Fox News Has Lost Another Key Player

Following the resignation of former Fox News co-president Bill Shine , Suzanne Scott will now be in charge of the network's operations. Shine, a 20-year Fox News veteran, appeared to have the backing of Fox chairman Rupert Murdoch in the wake of the firing of Bill O'Reilly, Fox's biggest star.

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  • Trump's comments on Muslims could haunt him in appeals court
Trump's comments on Muslims could haunt him in appeals court

Bush. Once among the most conservative of the 13 federal appeals circuits, the court has become more moderate since Democrat Barack Obama's appointment of new judges, according to Carl Tobias of the University of Richmond School of Law. An appeal in that case will be considered by the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on May 1...

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  • Donald Trump 'may replace White House communications team with Fox News producers'
Donald Trump 'may replace White House communications team with Fox News producers'

Fellow Republican Lindsay Graham of SC, speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press", said Trump now "has a duty and obligation to pick somebody beyond reproach outside the political lane" to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation. When questioned on Friday about the president's tweet, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said, "The president has nothing further ...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation agents group recommends Mike Rogers for Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Federal Bureau of Investigation agents group recommends Mike Rogers for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, Virginia-based FBI Agent Adam Lee and former Agent and Michigan Republican Rep. Mike Rogers are three names being considered to replace Comey. And that's what we want for the Federal Bureau of Investigation". The association previously endorsed Rogers in 2013 after the retirement of former Director Robert Mueller.

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  • Pro-Ryan group launches ad thanking supporters of House healthcare bill
Pro-Ryan group launches ad thanking supporters of House healthcare bill

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus seemed to suggest Sunday that the Senate will modify the House version, reaffirming what his deputy, Rick Dearborn, said last week on an ABC News podcast. Because older people tend to have insurance, they're already priced into the health system, meaning the bill is likely to have more of a price-reducing e...

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  • Justice Department directs federal prosecutors to charge maximum sentences
Justice Department directs federal prosecutors to charge maximum sentences

According to the Examiner, Holder mentioned department data showing that because of his Smart on Crime directive, prosecutors have been able to reallocate resources and focus on high-level drug offenders. Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky decried Sessions' policy on Friday, saying mandatory minimums had "unfairly and disproportionately" tar...

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  • Trump's shifting reason for firing Comey could cost him with Hill leaders
Trump's shifting reason for firing Comey could cost him with Hill leaders

LISA DESJARDINS: Pence was referencing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. However, Trump kept Spicer and the communications team in the dark regarding his decision to fire Comey until the last possible moment, according to The Times .

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  • Speaker helps GOP candidate in competitive Georgia race
Speaker helps GOP candidate in competitive Georgia race

Dozens of protesters gathered outside the rally site ahead of Ryan's appearance, wielding signs and offering chants blasting Trump and Ryan, particularly over the GOP's plans that they say will gut the 2010 health care law. The NRA can make a difference in this runoff, given the strength of the organization which, among other successes, attributes ...

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  • US Ends Arctic Council Chairmanship By Signing Treaty on Carbon Emissions
US Ends Arctic Council Chairmanship By Signing Treaty on Carbon Emissions

At the meeting, Secretary Tillerson recognized the Arctic Council as an indispensable forum for cooperation and affirmed that the United States will continue to be an active member as it transfers chairmanship of the Council to Finland. The joint agreement by the Arctic Council mentioned the Paris accord only in a passing reference, which noted the...

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  • Republican health bill devastating for entrepreneurs
Republican health bill devastating for entrepreneurs

And no wonder. It would gut protections for pre-existing conditions , reinstate annual and lifetime caps on coverage, eviscerate Medicaid, gouge seniors, and block women from going to the provider of their choice. There's far more to this sadistic show. Their amendment provides an additional $8 billion in funding (for a total of around $115 billio...

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  • Comey sacking: Trump urged to hand over any tapes
Comey sacking: Trump urged to hand over any tapes

Just 29 percent of Americans say they approve of President Donald Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, while 38 percent disapprove, a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll found, NBC News reported . consulate in Benghazi, Libya in 2012. "We'll have to discuss it as a caucus, but I would support that move". Mike Rogers of MI or Sen....

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  • Louis Flyers standout Jerimiah Tilmon headed to Mizzou
Louis Flyers standout Jerimiah Tilmon headed to Mizzou

Tilmon has a special connection with new Mizzou coach Cuonzo Martin, as both are East St. Louis natives. He remains the consensus No. 1 player in IL. It's been a long and wining recruitment for TIlmon, the No. While Tilmon said that IL was still an option, it didn't look good when the school removed the head coach Tilmon committed to. Martin ha...

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  • Indians' bullpen stops Rays in 8-7 win
Indians' bullpen stops Rays in 8-7 win

He allowed five runs in 3 2/3 innings and left with Cleveland ahead 7-4. Boone Logan (1-0), who entered in the fifth, retired both batters he faced. He hit 42 homers and drove in 127 runs for Toronto last season before signing a $60 million, three-year contract with Cleveland. Cleveland made it 7-3 on a two-out RBI double by Yan Gomes in the ...

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  • Trump's Warning to Comey Could Chill White House Conversations
Trump's Warning to Comey Could Chill White House Conversations

In an interview with Fox News Channel's Jeannine Pirro set to air Saturday, Trump suggested eliminating the daily briefings and instead having one every two weeks - conducted by him. Now a partner at the law firm Latham & Watkins specializing in white-collar criminal and internal investigations, Fisher formerly served as assistant attorney genera...

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  • US accuses Syria of mass killings in Sednaya military prison
US accuses Syria of mass killings in Sednaya military prison

Summary⎙ Print The Donald Trump administration accuses Bashar al-Assad's regime of building a crematorium to cover up evidence of mass murder. Amnesty International reported in February that an average of 20 to 50 people were hanged each week at the Sednaya military prison north of Damascus.

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  • Trip to East finals on the line
Trip to East finals on the line

Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder in Game 7 of the second round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs against the Washington Wizards at TD Garden. Isaiah Thomas stayed the Celtics' offensive star with 29 points and 12 assists, but Olynyk was the series-saving MVP nobody saw coming.

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  • Democrats threaten to block Trump's pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation
Democrats threaten to block Trump's pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation

James Clapper, the director under former President Obama, says he feels in many ways that US institutions are under attack. When the question was last asked in February, 54 percent of respondents, including 30 percent of Republicans and 81 percent of Democrats, supported the call for an independent investigation.

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