Hawaii defies Donald Trump by backing Paris climate change deal

The withdrawal by the United States from the Paris Agreement "will not change anything" on the efficiency of the climate change multi-lateral agreement, a climate justice campaigner said on Wednesday. Tin Ponlok, secretary general of the Nation... More..

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Federal Bureau of Investigation 'protecting' James Comey memos as part of 'prospective law enforcement proceeding'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation 'protecting' James Comey memos as part of 'prospective law enforcement proceeding'

The New York Times sued the FBI on Friday, seeking a court's help in getting the agency to turn over documents created by fired FBI Director James Comey after his conversations with President Donald Trum...More..

Search goes on for seven US sailors after collision off Japan
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Search goes on for seven US sailors after collision off Japan

Joseph P. Aucoin, the commander of the 7th Fleet. The severely damaged Fitzgerald limped into Yokosuka harbor, and the Pentagon confirms that search efforts are underway for the Fitzgerald's seven missing c...More..

House Health Care Plan Formally Moves to Senate
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

House Health Care Plan Formally Moves to Senate

Senators say the House wants to make unnecessary cuts when dollars are available. "It's going to prevent us from being No. 1 in the Southeast in teacher pay in three years at to the national average in five bec...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Secret Service says it has no audio, transcripts of Trump 'tapes'

And last Friday, the day after Comey testified on Capitol Hill and the same day Trump again refused to say whether tapes existed - the two leaders of the Russian Federation investigation in the House fired off ...More..

Va. Shooter's Wife Expresses Horror, Asks Media To Go Away
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Va. Shooter's Wife Expresses Horror, Asks Media To Go Away

Investigators have not determined the goal of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. Scalise can hope to make an "excellent recovery", his trauma surgeon said Friday, even though the law...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Robert Mueller: Trump Investigation in the case of obstruction of justice

Trump may be referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who in a memo to Trump raised concerns over Comey's performance. Mueller took over the DOJ Russia probe after a chain of events set in mot...More..

Gunman in congressional baseball shooting had list of names in his pocket
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Gunman in congressional baseball shooting had list of names in his pocket

We commend the professional response by Alexandria safety forces, Capitol Police and other first responders to the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park. "If he were to give us some kind of indication that he was menta...More..

Gingrich: A president
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Gingrich: A president "cannot obstruct justice"

If he wants to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, all he has to do is fire him", said Gingrich in comments at the National Press Club, where he was promoting a new book. "I talk to college stude...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Tommy Fleetwood and Paul Casey part of four-way tie at US Open

Four years after Justin Rose ended a 43-year wait for an English victor, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood headed into the third round of the US Open at Erin Hills in a four-way tie for the lead . Despite...More..

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Ends in Mistrial

When she went to the Montgomery County prosecutor in 2005 about the incident, the authorities reportedly didn't feel they had enough evidence to try Cosby . If you have sexual relations with someone when the...More..

Victims, gunman identified in UPS shooting
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Victims, gunman identified in UPS shooting

UPS has issued a statement about a shooting incident which took place yesterday (14 June) at its San Francisco facility. The San Francisco Chronicle has identified one of the victims as 46-year-old Mi...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Conservative Trump Supporter Narrowly Loses Virginia Primary

Corey Stewart , the populist former Trump campaign state chairman who ran on an unrestrained Trumpian populist platform, stands only 1.15 percent back from Gillespie, who most mainstream outlets reported woul...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Scalise Still in Critical Condition, Improving After Second Surgery

But he recorded a message that played at the top of the game, paying tribute to Rep. Steve Scalise , who remains in critical condition following a shooting attack on the Republicans practicing for the game W...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Cuba denounces Trump policy changes but is open to dialogue

President Donald Trump will announce a new policy toward Cuba on Friday that prohibits any commercial dealings with Cuba's economically powerful military and somewhat limits the freedom of US citizens to tr...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

30 confirmed dead in London high-rise fire

Harley Facades, which fitted the panels, told the BBC: "At this time , we are not aware of any link between the fire and the exterior cladding to the tower". "Nothing was done to improve fire-proofing standa...More..

Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial

The scene was made even more despicable by a vengeful statement by Cosby's long-suffering wife, Camille . Constand did not appear at the news conference. Bill Cosby is back in court for the sixth day ...More..

Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers for Special Counsel
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers for Special Counsel

Trump admitted in an interview with NBC News' Lester Holt days after Comey's ousting on May 9 that the Russian Federation investigation influenced his decision to terminate him. Mr Trump has told assoc...More..

Ethics Office Releases 98-Page Donald Trump Financial Disclosure Report
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ethics Office Releases 98-Page Donald Trump Financial Disclosure Report

President Donald Trump's Washington hotel saw nearly $20 million in revenue during its first few months of operation - a period that coincided with his election and inauguration as the 45th president. Officia...More..

U.S. officer acquitted in fatal shooting of black man
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

U.S. officer acquitted in fatal shooting of black man

Paul , Minnesota, U.S. June 16, 2017 . Castiles family stormed out of the courtroom after the verdict was read , and the city of St. Anthony swiftly announced plans to dismiss Officer Jeronimo Yanez , desp...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump weighing firing special counsel in Russian probe, close friend says

Now as I understand, Rosenstein , in this matter, you are actually the one exercising hiring and firing authority, because Attorney General Sessions is recused. "Senator, I'm not going to follow any order unle...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Teams Play for Wounded Lawmaker at Annual Congressional Baseball Game

Played on the baseball diamond of an elementary school near the Capitol, the nine-year-old game tends to be more low-key than the Congressional Baseball Game , which will be played in Nationals Park just a d...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Hearing underway for frat brothers in Penn St pledge's death

One of the incidents captured on video shows defendant Jonah Neuman, 19, of Nashville, Tennessee, angrily shoving another fraternity member who protested that Piazza might have a concussion. "He is dead weight"...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

What would happen if Trump tried to fire special counsel Mueller

Gingrich, who only a few weeks ago called Mueller a "superb choice" with an "impeccable" reputation, tweeted on Monday: "Republicans are delusional if they think the special counsel is going to be fair". Co...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump family flies to Camp David

The presidential retreat, located near the town of Thurmont, Maryland, covers more than 125 acres with about a dozen cabins. "Everything that a president needs in the White House is built in there", says ...More..