Trump warned of a 'constitutional crisis' if president faced an investigation

He also raised questions about Clinton's family and, quote - "Dems dealing with Russian Federation". Now, Trump is raising stakes on the issue, claiming that what Lynch did was "totally illegal". The anonymous sources report that Comey privat... More..

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Gunshots Ring Out at Republican Congressional Baseball Practice

But at a news conference, Pelosi bristled at comments made by a few Republicans and conservative activists who blamed heated Democratic rhetoric for the incident. The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgki...More..

Donald Trump tweets surprising suggestion about firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Donald Trump tweets surprising suggestion about firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Until now, the White House has been essentially silent on whether Trump was actually a target of a federal investigation. James Comey's firing is part of this scandal, but there's more to it than that -...More..

Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home

Police say Brinkman had a handgun and was subdued with a stun gun during the standoff , which lasted more than eight hours. When police arrived a woman was seen emerging from the house. Suzanne's boyfrien...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Prosecutor says Castile verdict must be respected

Yanez testified that Castile, a school cafeteria worker, was reaching for his gun despite his commands not to pull it out. St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez has been acquitted over the shooting death ...More..

Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning that is in effect until Thursday and temperatures are expected to be almost 120 degrees. The risk will be greater for vulnerable residents s...More..

US Admin rolls back former President Obama's business dealings with Cuba
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US Admin rolls back former President Obama's business dealings with Cuba

Eisenhower . Cuba says "the last two years have shown that the two countries can cooperate and coexist in a civilized way". "We will enforce the ban on tourism", Trump said. "I am 100% Republican". Ac...More..

Jury still deliberating in case of officer who shot Castile
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Jury still deliberating in case of officer who shot Castile

Hundreds marched on I-94 in St. Paul Friday night, protesting the "not guilty" verdict in the police shooting case of Philando Castile . Former Hennepin County parole officer Dianne Binns, president of the S...More..

Pete mayor: Trump restricting Americans from traveling will hurt Cubans
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Pete mayor: Trump restricting Americans from traveling will hurt Cubans

Eliel Valero, who's also traveling to Cuba , said he doesn't think it will deter people. "This announcement is about helping that day arrive sooner". This reverses a policy enacted by President Barack Oba...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

7 arrested at "March Against Sharia" rally & counter-protest

At one point, the crowd protesting the anti-Sharia march made its way around the barricaded area, to the corner of North and Third streets. Sharia "is a legal or philosophical code derived from Islamic script...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Rep. Scalise remains in critical condition after surgery

The rifle blast to Scalise's left hip, as he stood near second base, caused "substantial damage" to bones, internal organs and blood vessels. The crowd chanted "USA!" Two other victims - US Capitol Police off...More..

An involuntary manslaughter conviction turns cyberbullying from tragic to criminal
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

An involuntary manslaughter conviction turns cyberbullying from tragic to criminal

Carter , who is now 20, cried in court this afternoon as the judge explained his reasoning. "This court finds that instructing Mr. Roy to " get back in " the truck constitutes wanton and reckless conduct by...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Scalise Is Doing Worse Than Originally Thought

Initially, Scalise was reported to be in stable condition, but was downgraded to critical later on Wednesday. He was shot in the left hip, the hospital said, and the bullet "traveled across his pelvis, fractu...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Some Trump business ventures on an upswing

That was about $800,000 less than in the previous filing. The financial disclosure report further showed that Trump earned more on royalties for his book Art of the Deal since becoming president. Revenu...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump says Scalise remains in critical condition a day after Virginia shooting

A playground near the baseball field is cordoned off with police tape as the investigation continue at the scene in Alexandria, Va ., Thursday, June 15, 2017 , the day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Assassination List Found On James Hodgkinson's Body

Rep. Steve Scalise was shot. Reps. Scot DesJarlais (R-TN) (pronounced day-zharr-LAY), Trent Franks (R-AZ), Jeff Duncan (R-SC), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Mo Brooks (R-AL) and Morgan Griffith (R-VA). Authorities wer...More..

Cooper says NC can afford a more generous budget
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Cooper says NC can afford a more generous budget

Negotiators from the House and the Senate are meeting this week to hammer out a compromise $22.9 billion spending plan for the fiscal year that begins July 1. "The last statewide insurer in the great state of O...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting

Scalise , 51, sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday morning on a baseball field in a Washington suburb. On behalf of Steve and...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Congressional Baseball game has tender moments, day after shooter injures 5

He also received an additional procedure that day to stop bleeding. Hundreds of bullet fragments remain in his body. "In Washington , we have our disagreements, but we all agree that we are here to serve thi...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Justice Department Says Rod Rosenstein Isn't Recusing Himself From Russia Investigation

Rosenstein promptly appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel responsible for looking into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation and whether President Trum...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump says Scalise 'took a bullet' for all of us

Even before the tragic shooting near Washington D.C. that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise in critical condition, security was on the minds of some members of the Congress. Scalise's Capitol Police de...More..

Puerto Rico approves statehood in non-binding referendum
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Puerto Rico approves statehood in non-binding referendum

Almost 97% of all the votes were in favor of statehood but just 23 percent of registered voters cast ballots. Lopez Rivera was cheered and booed as he stood proudly clutching a Puerto Rican flag when the para...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein: Robert Mueller Won't Be Fired Without Cause

Comey himself said when he testified before the Senate last week that he was "sure" that Mueller's investigation would look into a potential obstruction of justice case against President Donald Trump . Still,...More..

Who can fire special counsel Robert Mueller?
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Who can fire special counsel Robert Mueller?

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Monday that Ruddy did not speak with Trump about firing Mueller as special counsel and other White House aides suggested the Newsmax CEO was only speaking for him...More..

Border Patrol Agents Arrest 4 Suspected Illegals During Raid
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Border Patrol Agents Arrest 4 Suspected Illegals During Raid

The arrests two days after the sensor took photos of the men raised questions as to why the agents didn't arrest them before they arrived at the camp or after they left. "We are one the largest agencies that ha...More..