White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern

Later, in May, after Trump had fired Comey as FBI director, deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein appointed special counsel Robert Mueller to take over the Russian Federation investigation. "The same people critiquing his use of it now critiqued i... More..

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Rep. Chris Collins: London Mayor Started Feud With Trump
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Rep. Chris Collins: London Mayor Started Feud With Trump

Warner said Trump has had more than 90 days to review the procedures for admitting people from certain countries. Sen. Susan Collins of ME, a Republican member of the Senate intelligence panel, said the ban w...More..

Most Americans support government regulation to fight climate change
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Most Americans support government regulation to fight climate change

He added, "Now, more than ever, we must be determined to solve climate change and to challenge those leaders who do not believe in scientific facts or empirical truths". Trump thought they were laughing at ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump wishes Comey 'luck'; tensions with Sessions

Comey is also likely to be asked by lawmakers about Trump's assertion that the former FBI chief told him three times that he was not under investigation as part of the federal probe into his campaign's poss...More..

World upholds climate pact, lambastes Trump
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

World upholds climate pact, lambastes Trump

He spoke directly to scientists and engineers in the U.S. Tapping into the "America First" message he used on the election trail, Trump announced the withdrawal Thursday. Other states in the U.S. Climate ...More..

Former US intelligence chief: Watergate pales in comparison to Russian Federation probe
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Former US intelligence chief: Watergate pales in comparison to Russian Federation probe

Speaking at Australia's National Press Club , Mr Clapper attacked Mr Trump for launching an "assault" on the institutions of U.S. democracy. But those measured statements put aside as the former DNI gave a spe...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Governors Face Pressure to Distance Themselves from Trump on Climate

TRUMP: "Our attacks on terrorism are greatly stepped up, and you see that — you see it all over — from the previous administration, including getting many other countries to make major contributions to the fi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

White House: Trump's tweets are 'official statements'

That was after he failed to disclose a conversation with Russia's ambassador to the United States during his confirmation hearing. The press secretary's striking refusal to reaffirm the President's confidence...More..

Man United and Tottenham could benefit from Bayern sales
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Man United and Tottenham could benefit from Bayern sales

Costa started 14 games for Bayern in the 2016-17 campaign, while Sanches was used from the off on 17 occasions. The Portugal global has struggled to impress since his move to Bayern Munich from Benfica la...More..

Accused leaker shared harsh opinions on Trump before arrest
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Accused leaker shared harsh opinions on Trump before arrest

The website The Intercept reported Monday that it had obtained a classified National Security Agency report dated May 5 suggesting Russian hackers attacked at least one US voting software supplier days befo...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Sean Spicer Says President Trump Considers His Tweets 'Official' White House Statements

On Tuesday evening, a person familiar with the situation said that before he was sacked, Comey had asked Sessions to keep him from being alone with Trump . The messages were unusual not just because the Presid...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Comey Told Sessions He Didn't Want To Be Alone With Trump

On Tuesday, Trump told reporters little about Comey's upcoming testimony aside from, "I wish him luck". The bipartisan request is from Republican Chairman Chuck Grassley and ranking Democrat Dianne Feinstei...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Legal experts to Trump on travel ban

On Monday, he slammed his Justice Department on Twitter for what he views as a "watered down" version. In a series of Monday morning tweets , Trump says the Justice Department "should have stayed" with his...More..

1-year-old dies in family stabbing attack in California
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

1-year-old dies in family stabbing attack in California

A woman was apprehended a day after she allegedly killed one of her grandchildren and critically injured her adult daughter and a second grandchild in a triple stabbing in Colton , authorities announced Tues...More..

Trump's message to Comey: 'I wish him luck'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump's message to Comey: 'I wish him luck'

Trump has made a blanket claim that Comey told him multiple times that he was not under investigation. According to the report , which cited current and former White House officials, Comey told Sessions tha...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

California, China defy US climate retreat with new cleantech tie-up

It may have felt like President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord meant the end of life as we know it. "In the absence of leadership from Washington, states , cities , colleges ...More..

Jeff Sessions Reportedly Offered to Resign Amidst Growing Discord with Trump
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Jeff Sessions Reportedly Offered to Resign Amidst Growing Discord with Trump

The relationship between President Trump and his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, has become so frayed, Sessions recently suggested that he could resign from his post, ABC News reported Tuesday, citing unname...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Former Penn State Administrators Sentenced in Sandusky Scandal

Former university athletic director Tim Curley , former vice president Gary Schultz , and ex- president Graham Spanier , have all been convicted of child endangerment in the case. Prosecutors are seeking j...More..

United States arrests NSA contractor after leak of Russian hacking report
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

United States arrests NSA contractor after leak of Russian hacking report

Shortly after the public became aware of the highly classified report's existence (which states Russian Federation tried to hack voting machines and conducted phishing scams on election officials), the Departm...More..

Spicer Won't Say Whether Trump Has Confidence in Sessions
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Spicer Won't Say Whether Trump Has Confidence in Sessions

Neiss agreed, and hoped those encountering his bot would find something illuminating in "taking these statements for what they are". White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer declined to say Tuesday whether P...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Highlights from the testimony of Bill Cosby's chief accuser

I wasn't able to speak without getting a buildup of white stuff around my mouth. Cosby, 79, has been publicly accused of assault by dozens of women, but the charges in this trial deal exclusively with accusat...More..

Shootout Between Fugitive, Bounty Hunters Leaves 3 Dead at Texas Nissan Dealership
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Shootout Between Fugitive, Bounty Hunters Leaves 3 Dead at Texas Nissan Dealership

Garcia felt the defendant would ultimately appear at that dealership", said Stew Peters, a bail investigator with the private Minnesota-based company U.S. A scuffle ensued in the office as Hutchinson tried to p...More..

Kuwait offers to mediate Persian Gulf diplomatic crisis
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Kuwait offers to mediate Persian Gulf diplomatic crisis

Noting that there is inconvenience for all passengers flying to that region, Sinha said, "Our hope is that things will settle down soon". The International Air Transport Association called on the countries th...More..

Pro-Trump group attacks Comey ahead of his testimony
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Pro-Trump group attacks Comey ahead of his testimony

The request by Trump, after less than a week on the job for Coates, came after a briefing at the White House . Trump, a ratings-obsessed former reality television star, may not appreciate the worldwide atten...More..

Girl booted from soccer tourney because organizers thought she was a boy
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Girl booted from soccer tourney because organizers thought she was a boy

Hernandez's team, the all-female Azzurri Achurros, won two of three tournament games on Saturday, and were headed to the finals on Sunday when Hernandez was told that the team had been disqualified because th...More..

President Donald Trump wishes former FBI Director James Comey luck
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

President Donald Trump wishes former FBI Director James Comey luck

Last month, the Times reported that Trump asked Comey to stop looking into Flynn in an investigation that focused in part on the former national security advisor's links to Turkey and Russian Federation...More..

Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

President Donald Trump is raising the idea of lining his proposed southern border wall with solar panels. Senators still lack an actual bill, and the compromises needed to pass the Senate could imperil ...More..

Donald Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain dangerous countries'
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Donald Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain dangerous countries'

Immediately after Trump's tweets, former Solicitor General Neal Katyal , who is on the legal team for Hawaii's challenge, took to Twitter himself to thank the president for helping his case. It also asks tha...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Goldman executive, Christie deputy win primaries

SNJ Today is a Southern New Jersey news and information source that is dedicated to providing current stories related specifically to South Jersey . FILE- In this May 18, 2017 file photo, New Jersey Lt. "With...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Source says Comey told boss about Trump worries

Since Mr Comey's sacking, allies of Mr Trump and Mr Comey have traded competing narratives about their interactions. Comey's testimony before the Senate intelligence committee marks his first public comment...More..