James Comey tells Senate committee Trump lied over reasons for his dismissal

Comey's memos about his meetings with Trump are now in Mueller's hands. "The only thing I could think to say, because I was playing in my mind - because I could remember every word he said - I was playing in my mind, what should my response be?"... More..

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Republicans target Comey's delay in reporting Trump meetings
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Republicans target Comey's delay in reporting Trump meetings

Mueller -would have full independence from Rosenstein as he led the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. She asked the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director if other meetings occurred between the T...More..

What is dry drowning?
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

What is dry drowning?

The child inhales water while swimming and appears to be fine, but hours or days later can develop symptoms that in some cases lead to death. A 4-year-old avid Mets fan from Texas went swimming with his f...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on Comey

President Donald Trump's personal attorney is planning to file a complaint against former FBI Director James Comey for details he revealed during his congressional testimony. Trump later contradicted his ...More..

Senate Republicans Edge Closer to a Deal on Health Care
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Senate Republicans Edge Closer to a Deal on Health Care

So Senate Republicans were not busying themselves pushing through legislation that would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (colloquially known as Obamacare) during Comey's highly-anticipated tes...More..

Lawmakers open special session on the budget
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Lawmakers open special session on the budget

So the budget process starts from scratch with action in the House Appropriations Committee Monday, followed by the Senate returning Wednesday. However, House of Delegates members have already rejected Senate...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump calls Comey a liar

Trump pressured him to drop the investigation into Michael Flynn's ties with Russian Federation. "I hardly know the man", Trump said on Friday. In a joint press conference with Romanian President Klaus I...More..

Qatar must commit to re-examining regional policies: UAE ambassador to US
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Qatar must commit to re-examining regional policies: UAE ambassador to US

According to the statement , the two sides agreed on the importance of cooperation to strengthen joint Arab action, underlining the need to establish relations between Arab countries on the principles of mutua...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Brownback says tax hike bad long-term for Kansas

The threshold was attained when Sen. "I don't know anybody in the country that has that kind of privilege that I have of being able to do that", he said. "Let's put this Capitol in the rear-view mirror". Ka...More..

Trump claims 'total and complete vindication'
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump claims 'total and complete vindication'

Kasowitz disputed those points and attacked Comey for leaking " privileged communications " to the media. "No I didn't say that", Mr Trump stated abruptly, taking questions at a joint press conference wit...More..

Anti-Shariah rallies set for weekend worry Muslim leaders
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Anti-Shariah rallies set for weekend worry Muslim leaders

At Wednesday night's meal religious leaders of all faiths defended and defined Sharia as the basic religious doctrine all Muslims follow in spirit to be better humans - much like the way the bible is interpre...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Intelligence officials mum on talks with President Trump

He grilled Coats with the same questions as well and attempted to get them both to commit to giving more direct and forthright answers in a closed session. The special counsel is tasked with, among other th...More..

Chris Mathews: Trump-Russia Collusion Theory 'Came Apart' During Comey Testimony
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Chris Mathews: Trump-Russia Collusion Theory 'Came Apart' During Comey Testimony

On Thursday, Comey refused to say in an open hearing whether he believed Trump colluded with that effort. Reed is an ex officio member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, where Comey testified , becaus...More..

Americans to Congress: Don't touch Medicaid funding
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Americans to Congress: Don't touch Medicaid funding

A handful of moderate Republican senators is all that stands in the way of this horrendous assault on American health care. Here are four big problems standing in the way. But those representing states whose ...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Taylor Swift returns to Spotify the same day Katy releases album

Spotify says it paid back $5 billion to songs' copyright holders as of September 2016, the last time it updated the figure it had given in response to Swift. We bet Katy knew she was trouble when she walk...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Trump on Comey testimony: 'No collusion, no obstruction, he's a leaker'

Trump's aides have repeatedly dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president. Comey's testimony underscored the discor...More..

Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes UK sticking to its plan

Merkel acknowledged that "when there is a will to reach an accord, compromise solutions will have to be accepted". "No one country, nor one person alone is able to resolve the problems". Argentine President t...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

DE and Virginia Governors Join Climate Change Group

Her comments seem to partially answer a question that has been put to the president and those close to him ever since he made his announcement Thursday that the USA would pull out of the Paris Climate Ac...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

What an opportunity to make some must-see Twitter! "I get the sense from Twitter that my line of questioning today went over people's heads", Mr McCain said in a statement. On a day when the spotlight s...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Gay pride festival, parade returns to downtown Detroit

Talbert, who displays a Trump/Pence sticker on his bumper and a "Not a Liberal" sticker on his pickup truck's rear window, told Charlotte's Fox46 , "I'm very proud of my country, proud of my president, and was...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Spicer: Trump Has 'Fairly Unbelievable' Relationship With Merkel

Obama's participation in a forum with Merkel last Thursday came hours before her meeting with Trump in Brussels at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit. "This is what I experienced in the last few days...More..

4 takeaways from James Comey's testimony
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

4 takeaways from James Comey's testimony

Comey testified before that committee on Thursday, and Sen. Fellow law professor Lisa Kern Griffin told Vox that Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee made an obstruction of j...More..

Saudi FM: Qatar measures taken with great pain
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Saudi FM: Qatar measures taken with great pain

Tillerson told reporters at the State Department that the crisis, which has cut transportation links and trade, had begun to hurt ordinary people in Qatar, impaired business dealings and harmed the U.S. That wa...More..

18-wheeler reported as stolen leads chase to fiery crash
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

18-wheeler reported as stolen leads chase to fiery crash

Police said there were five or six separate vehicle accidents, all caused by the suspect. Perez said the semi hit several vehicles before it crashed and caught fire in Arlington. "But he wasn't acting out aga...More..

Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease the Qatar blockade Trump previously cheered
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease the Qatar blockade Trump previously cheered

Tillerson said that a resolution was possible through "calm and thoughtful dialogue" and noted the US' support for the neutral Kuwait to mediate in the crisis. Sheikh Mohammed said the blockade of Qatar broke ...More..