Trump asked James Comey to pledge his loyalty to him

In the most Nixonian-sounding comment yet during this week's craziness, President Trump, clearly angry about the leaking sieves that are the White House and the U.S. But Friday afternoon, Rosenstein said he did not see the need at this time for a s... More..

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'Spicy's back!': 'SNL' has McCarthy's Spicer meet with Baldwin's Trump

The question first made McCarthy's Spicer go ballistic, ripping a column down and throwing it at the press corps, but then it and other questions about whether Trump was lying to the faux press secretary made S...More..

Trump reverses stance on spending bill, brags about political victory
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump reverses stance on spending bill, brags about political victory

Congress is expected to vote on the five-month spending bill before midnight Friday, the deadline to prevent a partial shutdown. Withdraw from South Korea - seriously MORE. " We'll have more of these to discuss...More..

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Trump urges grads to draw lessons from his outsider status

During a rally in Pennsylvania last month, Trump said he had set an "all time" record for crowd size at an arena, but a journalist attending tweeted a photo of empty seats. "We don't need a lecture from Washing...More..

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Trump to deliver commencement address at Liberty University

Earlier, during the Air Force One ride to southwestern Virginia, Trump told reporters that "we can make a fast decision" on a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director, possibly before his departure Friday o...More..

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House Approves Bill on Inappropriate Student-Teacher Relationships

Gina Hinojosa, D-Austin. Many in Texas were upset over Beggs being able to compete against girls, and the state is now considering a bill that would essentially allow the UIL to ban transgender people from co...More..

Trump urges Liberty U grads to stand up to criticism
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump urges Liberty U grads to stand up to criticism

Lawmakers from both parties have spent days questioning the timing of Trump's decision to fire Comey, who was leading the probe into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the elec...More..

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Arctic summit: Trump to make 'right decision for the US' on climate

While Tillerson has advocated for the United States to keep a seat at worldwide climate talks, he has also disputed the scientific consensus that global warming is mostly caused by human activity. Representativ...More..

Comey says Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into leaks to Rudy Giuliani
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Comey says Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into leaks to Rudy Giuliani

After two unsuccessful presidential campaigns, Clinton is not expected to run for public office again. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) on Wednesday shamed FBI Director James Comey's "sanctimonious" decision to r...More..

White House movie theatre to open for public
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

White House movie theatre to open for public

The president also appeared to double down on his suggestion - which he first made in a tweet Friday - that he would consider canceling White House press briefings because of what he characterized as the news m...More..

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Trump Sends Chilling Twitter Warning to Comey

Repeatedly, Spicer said he had "nothing further to add on that". "He simply stated a fact", he said. "The tweet speaks for itself". "He's a showboat. In the NBC interview on Thursday , Trump said he would ...More..

Fox News co-president is ousted
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Fox News co-president is ousted

Andrea Tantaros , a former Fox host, claimed in a lawsuit that Shine knew of former network chairman Ailes's alleged misconduct and ignored it. Shine has denied the claim. "Suzanne and Jay are recognized in...More..

LDS Church Pulls Out Of Scouting Programs For Older Teens
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

LDS Church Pulls Out Of Scouting Programs For Older Teens

About 280,000 Mormon boys, ages 8-13 will still be allowed to take part in the Scouts program. Mormon-sponsored Boy Scout troops and Cub Scout packs will remain, of course, for the younger boys. As a resu...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Macron Told Trump He Would 'Protect' The Paris Climate Agreement

Under the shadow of a possible United States pullout from the 2015 Paris climate accord, envoys are meeting in Germany on implementing the details of the deal. A White House official says the meeting is exp...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Warner: Trump firing Comey has 'appearance' of quashing FBI's Russian Federation probe

Describing himself as a very active President, Trump explained that at time it become very hard for his surrogates to explain things with flawless accuracy to reporters at the news conference. election and po...More..

Chuck Schumer Threatens To Boycott FBI Confirmation If No Special Prosecutor Named
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Chuck Schumer Threatens To Boycott FBI Confirmation If No Special Prosecutor Named

Schumer and Warner aren't the only Democrats who have endorsed the idea in the wake of Trump's decision to fire former FBI director James Comey amid the escalating investigation into Trump's potential Russian F...More..

Red Sox Fan Who Yelled Racial Slur Ejected, Banned From Fenway Park
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Red Sox Fan Who Yelled Racial Slur Ejected, Banned From Fenway Park

On Monday, the All-Star was the target of racial slurs at Fenway Park . The Red Sox went on to say that the organization has reported what occurred to the Boston Police Department for further investigation...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Iowa GOP lawmaker warns Obamacare repeal bill is underwhelming

But if Democrats regain power, they will have no reason to tinker with the status quo. Ever since barbers gave up dentistry and doctors were given better tools than saws and little black bags of patent medi...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Erdogan hopeful for breakthrough in dispute on arming Kurds

The campaign to recapture Raqqa appeared to be accelerating following a decision by the Trump administration to arm the Kurdish-led forces with heavy weapons, giving a push to their ground partner to move towar...More..

Trump on Russian Federation allegations: 'There is no collusion'
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump on Russian Federation allegations: 'There is no collusion'

He said, 'I have nothing for you on that.' He could have said no. "The challenge they have is that the president sometimes moves so rapidly that they don't get a team around that gets it organized", said Newt...More..

2nd of 4 Confederate monuments removed
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

2nd of 4 Confederate monuments removed

Even though it was barely dawn, the event drew protesters from both sides of the debate over the city removing four Confederate statues, one side fighting to preserve "heritage" and the other celebrating a reco...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

White House: Republicans To Be Rewarded For Health Care Vote

It's still not clear how much this bill would cost or how effective it would be. Markey, flanked by patients and health care advocates, called the House plan "inhumane" and "immoral". The ad will also run in...More..

Donald Trump in middle of a growing scandal
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Donald Trump in middle of a growing scandal

Krishnamoorthi, whose district includes a large portion of Elgin, serves on the House Oversight Committee and his district includes a good portion of Elgin. "Let's say I did it on January 20, the opening, right...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump says he may choose a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director by Friday

Warner broke the news during an MSNBC interview on Friday afternoon, adding that he hoped Comey would still eventually testify so Americans will be able to hear his side of the story. "As Spicer tells it, Rosen...More..

'Fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

'Fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

But very well known, highly respected, really talented people. Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U...More..