Former CIA director says 'Russia brazenly interfered' in election

Brennan kept the Gang of Eight in the loop as the investigation went forward, briefing them on matters related to Russian election interference along with the White House. New Mexico Sen. Martin Heinrich said Trump's sharing would be considered the "... More..

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Trump sends to Congress $4.1 trillion budget plan

If realized, the sale would raise $500 million in fiscal year 2018, beginning in October, and a total of $16.6 billion between 2018 and 2027, according to the budget proposal document. -Veterans: The budget pro...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Steph Curry Dismisses Celtics' Chances Vs. Cavaliers, Says Finals Matchup Is Set

With the surge came more opportunities for other Celtics like Kelly Olynyk , who gets the superstar treatment in Cleveland with more boos than any other Boston player. "They have a scrappy team", he sa...More..

Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe

Trump has repeatedly blasted the FBI investigation and has called the idea that anyone on his campaign colluded with Russian Federation - which the US intelligence community has concluded did meddle in the 2...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Many in GOP cool to Trump's budget plan

The administration's motive is to get as many people back into the workforce as possible in an effort to spur economic growth, said OMB Director Mick Mulvaney . "They're saying they won't raise taxes. And ...More..

House Democrat: Flynn misled Pentagon on Russia ties during security clearance review
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

House Democrat: Flynn misled Pentagon on Russia ties during security clearance review

Flynn's refusal to cooperate with the committee's previous requests for documents. Documents suggest that Flynn told those investigators that during his trip to Moscow in December 2015 - in which he was pictu...More..

Trump unveils 'DOA' budget plan, deeply cutting spending for poor
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump unveils 'DOA' budget plan, deeply cutting spending for poor

The rebuilding plan, according to the budget, would inject $200 billion into transportation projects over 10 years, with the goal of creating $1 trillion worth of overall investment. Some of the administratio...More..

Ivanka Trump: I am excited to continue our trip in Israel
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ivanka Trump: I am excited to continue our trip in Israel

One of the takeaways of the trip, he said , was that "we need to put a lot more effort into understanding one another better. understanding each other's cultures, understanding each other's beliefs, and I thin...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump budget: More tolls and private rest areas, less money for DOT

The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget has estimated that Trump's plan to cut corporate and individual taxes would cost the federal government about $5.5 trillion over 10 years, adding more than $6 tril...More..

WH Official: Congress Hearings Show No Trump Campaign-Russia Collusion
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

WH Official: Congress Hearings Show No Trump Campaign-Russia Collusion

The report said Moscow eventually developed a preference for Trump . Mueller also visited FBI headquarters and discussed with the counter intelligence agents, who have been involved in the investigation ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Former CIA chief says he warned Moscow over election meddling

Brennan said that Russian Federation has had a record of trying to get US persons to act on their behalf "wittingly or unwittingly". Brennan said he believed he was the first U.S. The FBI is also conducting a...More..

Florida man not guilty for choking girlfriend to death during sex
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Florida man not guilty for choking girlfriend to death during sex

He was found not guilty by a Florida jury on Monday. Marquinez's decomposing body was discovered sometime after her death, and prosecutors repeatedly reminded jurors that Patterson did not immediately call ...More..

Johnson calls possible Trump recording 'troubling'
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Johnson calls possible Trump recording 'troubling'

Justifying his decision, he had said , "FBI was in turmoil six months back, you know that, everybody knows that, it has not recovered since". Lee made a counterintuitive suggestion meant to draw bipartisan s...More..

Rapper Meek Mill, theater sued over concert fatal shooting
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Rapper Meek Mill, theater sued over concert fatal shooting

Meek Mill and a Wallingford, Connecticut theater are being sued form undisclosed damages in a fatal shooting outside the venue following the rapper's concert there about six months ago. Meek Mill and the th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Mississippi rep: Lynch people removing Confederate monuments

Lynching was used in MS and other states not only to kill people by hanging but also to intimidate African-Americans who sought equal treatment under the law. The Jackson Clarion Ledger , Mississippi's largest...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump Budget Plan Relies On Optimistic Growth Assumptions, Analysts Say

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., offered a range of adjectives describing the budget, such as "demoralizing", "alarming", "ridiculous" and others in a conference call with reporters. The impact of those cuts, howev...More..

Pregnant Maryland teen not allowed at graduation ceremony
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Pregnant Maryland teen not allowed at graduation ceremony

She's disappointed in her school, Heritage Academy, "because I'd worked so hard for that...and I made one mistake and all my hard work was being taken away from me". "I mean, all I did that was wrong was just h...More..

Times Square Driver: 'Police Should Have Shot Me'
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Times Square Driver: 'Police Should Have Shot Me'

Police said the rampage unfolded rapidly as Rojas allegedly drove his vehicle at high speed for three blocks down Seventh Avenue, in the heart of Times Square, made a U-turn at 42nd Street and vaulted the cur...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Utah Congressman to Step Down

Chaffetz said in the letter he wants to spend time with his family, return to the private sector and possibly run for Utah governor. Chaffetz told Politico that he has already exploring his job options ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

In Saudi Speech, Trump Declares Absolute War Between Good and Evil

Neither the Trump who accused Saudi Arabia of paying ISIS , nor the one comfortable in talking about the 28 pages of the 9/11 report, which implicated Saudi Arabia in supporting al-Qaeda in the lead-up to the ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Saudi Arabia, UAE Promise to Donate $100Mln to Ivanka Trump's Foundation

A White House official was asked by reporters why Mr Trump had deviated from his prepared speech earlier that day to Muslim leaders about fighting Islamist terrorism. Unlike Saudi Arabia , which occasionally...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Turkey demands US replace envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds

The official also confirmed that two members of Erdogan's security detail "were briefly detained during the altercations and subsequently released" and returned to Turkey with Erdogan. "We witnessed what appear...More..

Residents told to evacuate as fire burns north of Leavenworth
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Residents told to evacuate as fire burns north of Leavenworth

Officials said they still are trying to determine the cause of the fire. Chelan County Emergency Management and Chumstick Wildfire Coalition reports reports there are level three evacuation notices in place f...More..

Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran and extremism, Trump says
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran and extremism, Trump says

McMaster . In a departure from his predecessor's policy, Trump called for other Arab countries to isolate Iran . Israel built the barrier a decade ago, saying it was a defense against Palestinian militants w...More..

First responders, families take to streets for Special Olympics
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

First responders, families take to streets for Special Olympics

Officers will help seat diners, and are asking for donations to help support Special Olympics Michigan's sports training and athletic competition. Annually, more than 85,000 dedicated, compassionate and vol...More..

Saudis and UAE will donate $100 million Ivanka Trump fund
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Saudis and UAE will donate $100 million Ivanka Trump fund

Trump, who made the appeal at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Saudi Arabia, enjoined young Muslims to grow up free from fear, safe from violence, and innocent of hatred. "Drive them out! Drive them out of y...More..

Google Fiber launches in Huntsville, Alabama by leasing new municipal fiber network
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Google Fiber launches in Huntsville, Alabama by leasing new municipal fiber network

Google Fiber is the ultra-high speed internet service offered in select cities by Alphabet , inc., the parent company of the Google search engine. But instead of laying fiber-optic cables, Google is using fibe...More..

Black caucus: White rep. should resign over lynch comment
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Black caucus: White rep. should resign over lynch comment

The lynching reference, Oliver said , was wrong. "I am very sorry". Lynching means "to put to death (as by hanging) by mob action without legal approval or permission". Gunn has supported removing the Co...More..

Big 12 Baseball Tournament facts
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Big 12 Baseball Tournament facts

Texas Tech's Grant Little recorded Big 12 Player of the Week honors while TTU's Ryan Shetter was named Pitcher of the Week and Shea Langeliers of Baylor earned Newcomer of the Week. 2 TCU and No. 7 Kansas in ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

American Medical Association: Millions could lose coverage in GOP health plan

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) has come out against the American Health Care Act. Mary Wakefield, who served as acting deputy secretary of the U.S. "The Medicaid expansion has also expanded access to su...More..