US House Oversight Panel Head Chaffetz To Leave Congress

The White House did not dispute the accuracy of those quotes. Chaffetz, a conservative Republican who was first elected to the House of Representatives in 2008, gained prominence as head of the committee that investigated Democratic presidential ca... More..

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by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Former FBI Director Comey Will Testify Publicly Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

The report cited notes from a May 10 Oval Office meeting - the day after Mr Trump fired Mr Comey. The committee said in a statement today the hearing would be scheduled after the May 29 Memorial Day holiday. ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Packed field of Utah candidates vie for Chaffetz seat in Utah

Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz, the chairman of a committee looking into President Donald Trump's decision to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey , said on Thursday he will depart ...More..

'Fast decision' on Federal Bureau of Investigation director could be coming, Trump says
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

'Fast decision' on Federal Bureau of Investigation director could be coming, Trump says

Trump's recent comments have also prompted fresh accusations of interference with the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. The broadcaster quoted its source familiar with the matter as saying of the dinner...More..

Flynn reportedly told Trump's transition team about investigation before inauguration
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Flynn reportedly told Trump's transition team about investigation before inauguration

But the Flynn situation has been different, several officials and advisers said. "So you have to ask yourself - were Flynn's prior relationships an asset?" "What are you going to do?" But Trump doesn't just h...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Firing FBI chief 'eased pressure'

Investigators probing Russian interference in the presidential election have identified a senior White House advisor as a significant person of interest, the Washington Post reported . In meetings behind close...More..

Times Square crash suspect Richard Rojas 'wanted to kill them all'
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Times Square crash suspect Richard Rojas 'wanted to kill them all'

The report says Rojas told an officer he was going to kill all police and military police he might see after his release from jail. The complaint said that Rojas at one point ran toward an officer, shouting...More..

Donald Trump's campaign staff had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Donald Trump's campaign staff had at least 18 undisclosed contacts with Russians

Sources tell CNN that Flynn told Kislyak that the Trump administration would look favorably on a decision by Russian Federation to hold off on retaliating with its own sanctions. The Daily Beast has a freaky ...More..

Timeline of events revealed in deadly Times Square pedestrian crash
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Timeline of events revealed in deadly Times Square pedestrian crash

Rojas drove his vehicle from the Bronx to Times Square on Thursday, where he sped into the bustling Crossroads of the World, hitting almost two dozen people on the sidewalk before steel security barriers finall...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Rep. Jason Chaffetz set to announce he will leave Congress in June

A poll shows most Utahns disapprove of Donald Trump's job performance as president, but the numbers haven't changed from election day 2016. Chaffetz tweeted that the House oversight panel will see Comey's...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

President Trump intends to renegotiate NAFTA

Trump has blamed NAFTA for a number of the U.S.'s economic problems, but it's debatable whether the trade deal is really at fault in all those cases. "Since January, United Fresh has been in constant dialogue...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Trump's Clear Intent To Influence Russian Investigation — CNN's Chris Cuomo

Trump said , according to the document, which was read to The New York Times by an American official. But Trump, speaking in the East Room of the White House during a joint press conference alongside t...More..

All the reasons Trump has given for firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

All the reasons Trump has given for firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey

In citing their conversations, Trump is nearly certainly referring to the three occasions on which he says he and Comey spoke and Comey, according to the president, told him he was not under investigation. Th...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Senate investigators: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Following the election, Flynn had reportedly discussed with Kislyak the potential of establishing a back channel communication between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin that would circumvent the US n...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein 'frustratingly cautious' in House briefing

Trump said, according to the document, which was read to The New York Times by an American official. Calls for a special counsel to investigate escalated after Trump fired Comey . The quotes come from a do...More..

8 riders rescued after coaster stops at Six Flags Over Texas
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

8 riders rescued after coaster stops at Six Flags Over Texas

In a statement, Six Flags Over Texas apologized for the malfunction and said engineers were "conducting a thorough inspection to determine what triggered the ride to stop". Officials say no one was hurt and the...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

President Trump calls special counsel for Russian investigation a 'witch hunt'

A day after appointing former FBI Director Robert Mueller to lead the independent probe, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appeared behind closed doors before the full Senate. Before Comey shook Trump's ...More..

Virginia Jewish Mayor Trolled After White Supremacist Rally
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Virginia Jewish Mayor Trolled After White Supremacist Rally

Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer denounced the torchlit demonstration led by white nationalist Richard Spencer in Charlottesville's Lee Park Saturday night, saying, "This event involving torches at night in ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Confederate Generals Are Leaving New Orleans

Lee is removed from Lee Circle Friday, May 19, 2017, in New Orleans . Just before dawn on April 24, a construction crew removed the first of four Confederate monuments in New Orleans . Lee statue is sche...More..

Monday Briefing: House Passes Obamacare Replacement Bill
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Monday Briefing: House Passes Obamacare Replacement Bill

The song, which House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, (D-California), said was an "organic" expression of feelings, sprang from the Democratic side of the aisle. "It is my fervent hope and the hope of millions. s...More..

US Congressman demands accountability for Turkish attacks on DC peaceful protesters
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

US Congressman demands accountability for Turkish attacks on DC peaceful protesters

The Turkish foreign minister is calling for the removal of the USA envoy, claiming he is sympathetic to Kurdish Syrians as the top congressional Republican demands swift action after the Turkish president's sec...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

President Trump Addresses Graduates at Liberty University

Also, he said that the US President is a wonderful father and "a man who can lead America" to greatness again. "America is a nation of true believers", Trump proclaimed, as quoted by the Washington Times ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Fox News' Kimberly Guilfoyle in talks to replace Press Secretary Sean Spicer

One official told Politico to expect to Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders to take questions on camera in Spicer's place, while another official suggested the White House would simply hold fewer briefin...More..

Cloud Computing Clinches Preakness
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Cloud Computing Clinches Preakness

Was he traveling that path again? Cloud Computing officially won by a head over Classic Empire and 4 3/4 lengths over Senior Investment . This was 2010 Derby victor Super Saver (Maria's Mon) all over again. ...More..

Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

Vermont Mayors Coalition, Governor Scott and state and local law enforcement paid tribute to 23 Vermont officers who gave up their life in the line of duty. "Every child in America who has lost a mom or dad in ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Trump to Russians: Firing Comey Took 'Great Pressure' Off

The May 10th meeting - held one day after Trump fired James Comey - was documented in notes that were read to The Times . The embrace, however, is entirely one sided. He told The Times Comey allegedly d...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Comey to testify in public Senate intelligence hearing

At a news conference Thursday, Trump angrily denied that he had asked Comey to end the investigation, which is now in the hands of new special counsel Robert Mueller. Mr. Trump told Russian Foreign Minist...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Senior White House Official Said to Figure in FBI Probe

Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, did not dispute the account. But he added: "I wrote it". The FBI's investigation has bedeviled the Trump administration, and the president personally. "Once aga...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

President Trump will not name Federal Bureau of Investigation director before overseas trip

President Trump said Thursday he is " very close " to naming a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director to replace James Comey, whom he fired last week. "He was insane, a real nut job", the Times reported t...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Trump to head overseas without announcing new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Critics have expressed concern about Lieberman's lack of federal law enforcement experience, past partisan activity, and possible connections to President Trump through the law firm at which Lieberman now works...More..