Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new FBI director

Others pointed out that Lieberman works for Kasowitz Benson Torres , a law firm that represents Trump , and that his nomination would be seen as an effort to replace Comey with someone less competent and more compliant. Joe Lieberman is 75 years o... More..

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Flynn won't honor subpoena, senator says

Flynn what the next step, if any, is", Burr said. If so, Sen. Burr just signaled to Flynn that there may not be repercussions to not complying. Burr told reporters earlier on Thursday that Flynn's lawyers h...More..

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty To Charge Over Sexting With A Minor
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty To Charge Over Sexting With A Minor

The New York Times reported that Weiner might be forced to register as a sex offender in the case, though that has not been confirmed. Weiner was already in federal custody ahead of the hearing. The investi...More..

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Trump to Muslims on first foreign trip: Drive out terrorists

Saudi Arabia adheres to a conservative interpretation of Islamic law: Alcohol is strictly prohibited, unrelated men and women are required to be segregated in public, and women are forbidden from doing a number...More..

Trump denies collusion with Russian Federation but says he 'speaks for himself'
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Trump denies collusion with Russian Federation but says he 'speaks for himself'

Trump fired Comey on May 9. Trump's embattled presidency, which has invited increasingly frequent comparison with Richard Nixon and Watergate, passed a new landmark at the press conference when he was asked b...More..

Gen. Lee the last Confederate statue removed in New Orleans
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Gen. Lee the last Confederate statue removed in New Orleans

Beauregard is removed Tuesday, May 16, 2017, from the entrance to City Park in New Orleans . Workers took down a Confederate monument to Gen. The city of New Orleans on Friday dismantled its statue of ...More..

Trump tells Russians about firing Comey
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Trump tells Russians about firing Comey

Some Democrats have alleged that Trump fired Comey in order to blunt the Russian Federation probe. The document was read to the Times by one official, and a second official confirmed broad strokes of the di...More..

Family of musician Chris Cornell disputes he killed himself
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Family of musician Chris Cornell disputes he killed himself

Officials later concluded that he had hanged himself. Cornell , a recovering addict, had struggled with depression in the past. Cornell , who had a vocal range of almost four octaves, was one of the most ...More..

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Russian Federation probe reaches current White House official, sources say

In one story , the Washington Post reported that a law enforcement Russia probe has identified a current adviser to the president as a "person of interest", while a New York Times story reported that the com...More..

3 arrested after missing boy, 6, found dead in mom's stolen auto
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

3 arrested after missing boy, 6, found dead in mom's stolen auto

Ebony Archie went into the grocery store in Jackson , Mississippi , while her son Kingston Frazier, 6, was asleep in the backseat of her Toyota Camry. The third person of interest is believed to be an accomp...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Several tornadoes touch down in the Plains, Midwest during severe weather Tuesday

In Oklahoma , another tornado damaged much of a subdivision on the southern fringe of Elk City, Oklahoma , about 110 miles west of Oklahoma City. Danny Ringer, the Elk City Fire Department chaplain, said ...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

The Trump-Russia probe is now investigating a possible cover-up

The report was published as Trump travelled to Saudi Arabia on the first leg of a trip overseas that the White House hopes will shift attention away from the political firestorm triggered by his firing last w...More..

Colorado governor pardons felon to stave off deportation
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Colorado governor pardons felon to stave off deportation

The attorney for Rene Lima-Marin, who was freed from his Colorado prison sentence this week only to be held by immigration authorities, appealed on Friday to Gov. "We just got off the phone with Rene to give hi...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

White House lawyers research impeachment procedures

Impeachment defense strategy is part of the broader White House effort to bolster Trump's defense, according to CNN. While the gravity of the investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federatio...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Trump Told Russians He Fired 'Nut Job' Comey Because Of Investigation

Reuters reported on Thursday that Flynn and other advisers to Trump's campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months o...More..

McCaskill among the more vocal Senators on investigation of Trump
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

McCaskill among the more vocal Senators on investigation of Trump

Trump acknowledged in his interview with NBC that "the Russian Federation thing" was on his mind when he made a decision to fire Comey , leading to questions about whether he fired Comey to impede the in...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

N Carolina gov., Democrats praise voter ruling

In a blistering decision last July, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals said the state legislature explicitly set out to discover the kind of accommodations that minority voters use most often and then to roll ...More..

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Anthony Weiner facing years in prison for sexting teen girl

During that federal investigation, at least one device used by Weiner and Abedin was discovered. The investigation into Weiner's obscene exchanges with a high school girl in North Carolina whose age he wa...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Larson takes pole for All-Star race after Busch blunder

A year ago, Larson almost won the All-Star Race but came up short in a late duel with Joey Logano. With NASCAR DFS at DraftKings taking a break this weekend for the Monster Energy All-Star Race, it is a fla...More..

Rubio on Trump's 'witch hunt' tweet: 'We're a nation of laws'
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Rubio on Trump's 'witch hunt' tweet: 'We're a nation of laws'

Mr Rosenstein's memo was initially cited by the White House as the primary reason Mr Comey was sacked. US President Donald Trump today lashed out the appointment of a special counsel to probe allegation...More..

New Orleans Prepares To Take Down Statue Of Gen. Robert E. Lee
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

New Orleans Prepares To Take Down Statue Of Gen. Robert E. Lee

In his remarks, Landrieu said the monuments were put up in what he termed "the cult of lost cause". CORRECTS TITLE FROM PRESIDENT TO GENERAL Workers prepare to take down the statue of Robert E. A statue of ...More..

Security tightened in Times Square after vehicle rampage on sidewalk
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Security tightened in Times Square after vehicle rampage on sidewalk

A US Navy veteran who steered his vehicle into pedestrians in New York's Times Square has been charged with murder and held without bail, police said. That included the block where the auto killed 18-year-old...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

USA extends sanctions relief under Iran nuclear deal

Nevertheless, his statement added, the Treasury Department will apply new targeted sanctions on individuals and firms helping Iran's banned ballistic missile program. Prior to the latest round of sanctions, I...More..

The Pentagon made a loud statement about the strikes on Assad troops
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

The Pentagon made a loud statement about the strikes on Assad troops

It was reported that a column of troops moving along the road and did not respond to attempts to warn her not to approach coalition forces in Al-Tape. Islamic State attacked the base last month and recently ...More..

Tillerson: Trump weighs impact of embassy move on Middle East peace
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Tillerson: Trump weighs impact of embassy move on Middle East peace

Trump has already promised Netanyahu that he would recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel's "eternal" capital. "As you know, the president has recently expressed his view that he wants to put a lot of effort...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Trump asks Colombia's help to end Venezuela political crisis

Colombia has gone from Latin America's most prolific exporter of instability and criminality to a capable and reliable partner, working with the United States on everything from addressing citizen security i...More..

Julian Assange says will not 'forgive or forget' after Sweden drops investigation
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Julian Assange says will not 'forgive or forget' after Sweden drops investigation

Mr Assange has been living in London's Ecuadorian Embassy for nearly five years, afraid that extradition to Sweden would lead to being handed over to the USA where he is wanted for leaking thousands of military...More..

Hall Named NFCA All
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Hall Named NFCA All

She was named to the All-WCC Second Team , being named WCC Player of the Week once. In the last season of her career, Bull had the strongest year yet, now maintaining a 1.23 ERA with a.194 opponent batting a...More..

Many worries arise over student loan forgiveness program
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Many worries arise over student loan forgiveness program

Almost half of defaulted student-loan borrowers who worked with debt collectors to return to good standing on their loans defaulted again within three years, according to an analysis by the Consumer Financial P...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Ford plans to cut 10% global staff

Lowering costs and being leaner and as efficient as possible, remains part of that focus, said the automaker in a prepared statement. The cuts represent 10 percent of Ford's salaried workforce in North America ...More..