The Implosion Continues As CNN Confirms Reporting That Trump Obstructed Russia Investigation

The FBI director, whom Trump fired two weeks ago, wrote a memo about the conversation, which included the President's suggestion that Comey should back off the investigation into Flynn, a source familiar with the matter told CNN. The releas... More..

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'Repeating the Likes of 9/11': Tehran Slams Trump on Shocking Saudi Shift

He said all countries must work together to "honestly" confront "the crisis of Islamist extremism and the Islamist terror groups it inspires". Zarif's comments came hours after Trump , who is visiting Saudi ...More..

Man who admitted setting 2 people on fire faces murder count
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Man who admitted setting 2 people on fire faces murder count

Police said Harrison and Campbell had been involved in an ongoing dispute . After running out of gas on Pulaski Highway near Allender Road in the afternoon of December 4, 2015, Campbell and Scarinzi were ret...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Department of Homeland Security May Ban Laptops on Flights from Europe

Homeland Security released a statement to the website that said a ban "is under consideration". "We'll likely expand the restrictions", David Lapan, a spokesperson for the Department of Homeland Security ,...More..

Trade ministers agree to bring Trans-Pacific Partnership into force
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trade ministers agree to bring Trans-Pacific Partnership into force

The volume of trade between the remaining countries has been reduced to barely a quarter of the level it would have had with continued USA involvement. The United States was against wording agreed by the other ...More..

Video released of teacher kissing student in classroom
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Video released of teacher kissing student in classroom

Kornbluth said he hopes to work as a teacher again one day at a different school. But Kornbluth's attorney says he will still be allowed to teach while on probation. The school repositioned the camera in Kornbl...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Supreme Court strikes down 2 NC congressional districts

One of the disputed districts - the 12th District, held by Representative Alma Adams - was 120 miles long, snaking from Charlotte to Greensboro and roughly tracking Interstate 85. "This is a critical decision a...More..

SUNY provost set to be new University of Missouri chancellor
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

SUNY provost set to be new University of Missouri chancellor

Multiple sources confirmed that Alexander Cartwright , the provost and executive vice chancellor at the State University of NY has been hired as Mizzou's next chancellor. He will take over a university mired i...More..

State Patrol Seeks Suspect in Early Morning Shooting on I-35E
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

State Patrol Seeks Suspect in Early Morning Shooting on I-35E

When the cars got near University Avenue the suspect opened fire, squeezing off an estimated seven rounds, one of which struck the victim's rear driver's side door. The 23-year-old tow truck driver from Richfie...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

ISIS claims responsibility for Manchester bo... 8:21 am Tue

It is a popular concert and sporting venue. I am heartbroken by the horrific explosion in Manchester. Andy Holey, who went to the arena to pick up his family, said the blast threw him around 30 feet (nine...More..

1 dead, 1 injured in shooting in Manhattan shooting
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

1 dead, 1 injured in shooting in Manhattan shooting

Gonzalez-Garcia was found dead and another person was found suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Authorities cleared a home in the 600 block of North Cedar Street, Ottawa, about 6 p.m. Police are also look...More..

President Trump calls France's Emmanuel Macron to congratulate him on election win
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

President Trump calls France's Emmanuel Macron to congratulate him on election win

Meanwhile, the head of the US National Security Agency said Russian Federation was behind the 11th-hour hack of Macron's campaign team 36 hours before voting and that it was US officials who had informed France...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ex-CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

On Monday, Rep. Elijah Cummings , the senior Democrat on the House oversight committee , cited inconsistencies in Flynn's disclosures to USA investigators during his security clearance review in early 2016. W...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Los Angeles motorcycle officer hurt in Interstate 5 crash

The crash was first reported at 5:18 a.m. on the southbound lanes of the freeway at Lyons Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol . The LAPD officer was reportedly pinned under another vehicle fol...More..

Texas' 'second-chance' bill would seal some criminal records
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Texas' 'second-chance' bill would seal some criminal records

State Republicans are once again trying to restrict transgender people's use of restrooms, this time in Texas. That's why the final victims of this months-long debate are not local businesses , or athletic eve...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Sen. Lindsey Graham: Russia Probe Looks Like 'Criminal Investigation'

After Comey's firing, Rosenstein initially drew the ire of Democrats on Capitol Hill, but he seemed to have regained some good faith after his appointment of Mueller, a move Democrats had been almost unanimous ...More..

$500 million worth of poppy plants seized in NC drug raid
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

$500 million worth of poppy plants seized in NC drug raid

The Catawba County Sheriff's Office brought in scientists from North Carolina State University to identify the plant. The published reports say that officers estimate that the plants found in Catawba County are...More..

Memorial Day weekend forecast
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Memorial Day weekend forecast

Rainfall totals should be less than half an inch across most of Green Country with some rumbles of thunder and lightning flashes possible. Any and all rain chances over the weekend will be wrapped up before n...More..

Indictments in shooting death of 4-year-old Orange County boy
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Indictments in shooting death of 4-year-old Orange County boy

The child, Cole James Clark, was one of several children being watched over at a babysitter's home on Cecelia Lane in Orange. Both now are being held without bond at the Central Virginia Regional Jail. He was...More..

'I never mentioned Israel'
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

'I never mentioned Israel'

It turns out the media had never alleged that Trump told Russian Federation that the intelligence he was sharing came from Israel . Trump reportedly shared sensitive intelligence with the Russians about th...More..

VDOE: Thousands of schools buses not safety compliant
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

VDOE: Thousands of schools buses not safety compliant

For newer buses with automatic transmissions, the state Department of Education requires a device to keep parking brakes in place while stopped. The Virginia Department of Education notified the commonwealth'...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Donald Trump asked intelligence chiefs to sink FBI investigation

According to The Washington Post , POTUS asked Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats to make a public statement denying any connection between the president's campaign and Russian Federation only ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Queen condemns 'barbaric' terror attack in Manchester

One witness, Elena Semino, told the Guardian newspaper she was with her husband waiting for her daughter by the arena's ticket office when the explosion went off. "There was at least 20 or 30 people on the fl...More..

Court: Ranked choice voting runs afoul of Maine Constitution
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Court: Ranked choice voting runs afoul of Maine Constitution

The non-binding decision opens the door to either legislative action or a lawsuit to undo the law. The Senate had asked for the court's advisory opinion, and the Legislature will now consider what its next st...More..

Pro-EU centrist Macron elected president of France
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Pro-EU centrist Macron elected president of France

Erdoğan said that the results of the French presidential election have heightened hopes for the future of the EU. But Cambadelis said the party is willing to cut deals with Macron's party or with Jean-Luc...More..

Undermanned Boston crawls back to beat Cleveland in Game 3
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Undermanned Boston crawls back to beat Cleveland in Game 3

Cleveland was dominating Boston until midway through the third quarter, when the Celtics stormed back, thanks in large part to Marcus Smart's scoring 19 of his 27 points after halftime. " I had a tough g...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Michael Flynn misled Pentagon over Russian ties and income

The controversies surrounding the Trump White House's ties to Russian Federation have overshadowed the early months of the new administration, and Flynn has been at the center of the maelstrom. The bombshell ...More..

Wichita woman's death accidental, drugs involved
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Wichita woman's death accidental, drugs involved

Police said contributing factors included ethanol, cocaine and amphetamine intoxication. Later that morning, Anderson was pulled over by a North Kansas City police officer on Missouri 9 for an improper lane c...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Teens Arrested In Killing Of 6-Year-Old Boy

Newser has reported that three teenagers have been arrested in the horrific slaying of a 6-year-old boy in Mississippi . The vehicle park is patrolled by sheriff's deputies, including one in a golf cart. "...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against Federal Bureau of Investigation collusion probe

A senior intelligence official said that Trump's goal was to "muddy the waters" about the scope of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe at a time when Democrats were ramping up their calls for the Just...More..