Knives coming out: Trump fans float the idea of firing investigator Mueller

The effort to muddy the waters surrounding the investigation is coming amid growing White House concern that the probe could detract from the president's agenda for months or years to come. President Donald Trump has lashed out at the invest... More..

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Cuba condemns Trump's 'hostile rhetoric' but still wants to talk
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Cuba condemns Trump's 'hostile rhetoric' but still wants to talk

But, facing pressure from USA business and some of his fellow Republicans to avoid turning back the clock completely in relations with communist-ruled Cuba , he also will leave intact many of Obama's steps t...More..

GOP baseball shooter had list of names, including Rep. Brooks
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

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

Sava said Friday that there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's body, but "we have no intention to try and remove all the bullet fragments at this point". Sue Hodgkinson said pleadingly. The couple ...More..

Homeland Security rescinds Obama's DAPA program
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Homeland Security rescinds Obama's DAPA program

Rescinding the policy known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , or DACA , would anger those who have said President Donald Trump is already too tough on immigration enforcement. Breathing a sigh of ...More..

Gingrich: A president 'cannot obstruct justice'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Gingrich: A president 'cannot obstruct justice'

The President is the chief executive officer of the United States, if he wants to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, he can just fire him. He also answered questions about the ongoing probes int...More..

Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

In a statement posted to his Twitter account, Mr Scalise was said to be "more responsive, and is speaking with his loved ones". Trump added that Scalise is "having a hard time, far worse than anybody thought...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Ryan on Mueller: Let special counsel 'do his job'

CNN cited a source close to Trump as saying the president was "being advised by many people" to not fire Mueller , who led the Federal Bureau of Investigation between 2001 and 2013. "If there were not good ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Four-way tie at US Open

An eagle that completed a 9-under 63, the lowest score to par in the history of this tournament. He just didn't know how much history. The top 60 and ties make the cut at the U.S. It didn't work all that well...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Unrest in Darjeeling is a deep rooted conspiracy : Mamata Banerjee

Meanwhile, lashing out at the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha's led demonstration, WB Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said "Five years you enjoyed, now when elections are coming you start violence because you have lo...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

After Otto Warmbier's Release, Will US Ban Travel To North Korea?

An American college student who emerged from prison in North Korea in a coma has severe brain damage, but doctors don't know what caused it, a medical team treating him in OH said Thursday. This latest visi...More..

Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

He had been in critical condition since arriving at the hospital in shock after the shooting at a baseball field where members of Congress were practicing. The officials said Friday that the significance of...More..

Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Scalise was one of the people Hodgkinson shot. Mo Brooks of Alabama, Jeff Duncan of SC, and Trent Franks of Arizona. Ten years earlier, a foster daughter committed suicide by dousing herself with gaso...More..

Dems bridle as some in GOP blame shooting on the left
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Dems bridle as some in GOP blame shooting on the left

South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan has said he said he was preparing to leave the baseball field when a man politely asked him whether it was a Democratic or Republican team before quietly walking off. Two Capito...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump Seeks Limited Changes to Obama Cuba Policy

Trump's policy aims to shift the flow of US money from the Cuban military that controls much of the economy to the emerging private sector. Former president Barack Obama had allowed some transactions with th...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

United States officer acquitted over shooting of black motorist

Thousands of angry, woke and fired-up Minnesotans took to the streets on Friday, hours after ex-police officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of all charges in the shooting death of 32-year-old motorist Phi...More..

Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice

The rifle-wielding attacker - James T. Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Ill. - died after being wounded by Capitol Police. The offices of both senators - Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth - turned over the emails...More..

Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable

Congressman Steve Scalise remains in critical condition following surgery to fix injuries sustained after he was shot at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday, hospital officials announced in a sta...More..

Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game

In addition to Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were shot on Wednesday morning when a man opened fire as the Republican lawmakers practiced for the game in the Washington subur...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Trump-Comey conversations

On Thursday , Trump blasted news reports that he is under criminal investigation as a "witch hunt" against him led by some "very bad" people. The White House confirmed that Mueller was among the candida...More..

Scalise remains in critical condition following third surgery
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise remains in critical condition following third surgery

Scalise , a congressman from Louisiana who is the No. 3 House Republican, suffered injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in the left hip on a baseball field in Alexa...More..

Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

He had a history of posting angry messages against Trump and other Republicans on social media. The FBI said it had processed a white conversion van owned by Hodgkinson, which was parked at the YMCA adjacent ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Reeling from shooting, Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

He's been sedated since then, the doctor added, "but we've been able to turn that sedation down enough for him to respond to his family members, and he clearly knows that they're there and appreciates their pre...More..

US Lawmaker Steve Scalise Improving After Baseball Field Shooting
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US Lawmaker Steve Scalise Improving After Baseball Field Shooting

He suffered a rifle wound in his left hip that shattered bones, tore organs and caused severe bleeding. So Young Pak, director of media relations at MedStar Washington Hospital Center where Scalise is being...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

The US Senate voted to toughen sanctions against Russian Federation

The new sanctions, passed by a 98-2 vote , was also so far one of the strongest us congressional responses to alleged Russian meddling of the 2016 usa presidential election. "This is a very, very strong piece ...More..

Congress plays baseball for charity one day after shooting
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Congress plays baseball for charity one day after shooting

Scalise and the others had been at the GOP team's baseball practice in nearby Alexandria, Virginia, when they were shot. On Thursday, he underwent more surgery. The vice president also sought prayers for Re...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

McIlroy and Day get the weekend off

Of the top 10 players in the world, only Masters champion Sergio Garcia (70) and Fowler broke par. Jamie Lovemark and J.B. Also at 11 under was Tommy Fleetwood , who was poised to take the lead until his p...More..

The Alexandria shooting and Virginia gun laws
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

The Alexandria shooting and Virginia gun laws

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe claimed Wednesday at a press conference (video below) that "we lose 93 million Americans a day to gun violence". "I have long advocated - and this is not what today is about ...More..

Cosby calls for mistrial as jury remains deadlocked
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Cosby calls for mistrial as jury remains deadlocked

Due to concerns of juror impartiality, the jurors were selected from Allegheny County , more than 300 miles from where the alleged assault took place. Some of them looked defeated as the judge sent them b...More..

Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

The program allows undocumented immigrant children who were brought to the United States as minors, widely known as " Dreamers ", to stay in the US and obtain working visas. It said the memo creating the prog...More..

List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shoo
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shoo

Among other things, Hodgkinson said Trump had screwed up the country "more than anyone in the history of this country". The Associated Press reports that shooter James Hodgkinson took his auto to a mechan...More..