USA health chief 'in a receiving mode' on health bill ideas

That's why members like Sen. Asked Tuesday whether he would do that, McConnell said coyly, "We'll let you know when we're going to go to the floor". New Hampshire Sen. Maggie Hassan speaks during the Senate Democrats' rally against Medicaid cut... More..

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Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from US President Donald Trump

Coats was responding to a senator's question about whether Trump pressured him to publicly downplay the significance of the FBI's investigation into Russia's election meddling and possible coordinati...More..

Carter called Roy 14 times the day he died, trooper says
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Carter called Roy 14 times the day he died, trooper says

But prosecutors argue that numerous text messages are overwhelming evidence that while Carter, now 20, played the role of a loving and distraught girlfriend, she had secretly urged Roy to kill himself. Prosecut...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

House, Senate committees want Trump tapes, Comey memos

Trump said Friday that he'd be willing to testify under oath "one hundred percent". The former FBI director also revealed that he had turned over memos about his conversations with Trump to the special ...More..

Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis

Secretary Tillerson told reporters at the State Department shortly before Trump's remarks that this blockade is hindering the USA -led military campaign against ISIS, creating hardships for the people of Qata...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

British PM fights for survival ahead of Brexit talks

The reason for the disappointing result was not the absence of support for Theresa May and the Conservatives but an unexpected surge in support for Labour . But her party's huge lead in the opinion polls ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

I would speak under oath on Comey

US v. Collin McDonald is not an exact comparison to the situation with Trump and Comey - the Eighth Circuit's decision concerned sentencing minutiae for a convicted bank robber rather than an indictment against...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russia probe would be 'appalling'

Sen. August King (D-Maine) on Wednesday attempted to smash the stonewalling non-answers from intelligence officials, as they refused to say whether President Donald Trump attempted to recruit them in alleged ...More..

Trump to Take Questions at News Conference One Day After Comey Testimony
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Trump to Take Questions at News Conference One Day After Comey Testimony

Trump didn't provide a definitive answer, instead teasing, "I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future". "You and I both know my father a long time". " James Comey confirmed a lot o...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to downplay Russian Federation probe

National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers, Director of National Intelligence Director Dan Coats and acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe all refused to discuss their private conversations with the pres...More..

USA intelligence chiefs refuse to discuss Trump conversations on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

USA intelligence chiefs refuse to discuss Trump conversations on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats declined to discuss his conversations with the president, saying it would be inappropriate to do so. At a Sen...More..

Bounty Hunters, Fugitive Dead After Massive Shootout At Texas Car Dealership
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Bounty Hunters, Fugitive Dead After Massive Shootout At Texas Car Dealership

The bounty hunters were after Hutchison for failing to appear in court on a felony drug charge. They approach with guns drawn. Bernal and Garcia returned fire. All three of them sustained multiple gunshot wou...More..

Lorenzo Cain's slam caps Royals 9-run eighth to rip Padres
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Lorenzo Cain's slam caps Royals 9-run eighth to rip Padres

After Eric Hosmer singled to start the inning, Salvador Perez didn't have to wait at all to find a pitch he liked. With the speedy Cain on first base, the lefty Hosmer hit a 1-0 fastball over the left-field...More..

Pelosi advises Trump:
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Pelosi advises Trump: "Go to sleep"

Kasowitz's unqualified assertion that the president had "never told Mr. Comey , 'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty, '" as Mr. Comey said on Thursday. "[Trump] essentially accused Comey of lying under oath yes...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Rally in Atlanta against Islamic law meets counterprotests

Demonstrations against Islamic law Saturday in cities across the USA drew counter-protests by people who said they stoked unfounded fears and a distorted view of the religion. During the same press conference...More..

Lueck has 4 hits as FSU rallies past Sam Houston
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Lueck has 4 hits as FSU rallies past Sam Houston

The Bad: Florida State starting pitcher Tyler Holton was not his usual self on Saturday as the lefty All-American yielded six runs, two earned, in 6 2/3 innings. Taylor Walls was 2-for-3 with three runs, ...More..

Eric Trump charity money went to Trump business
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Eric Trump charity money went to Trump business

The Eric Trump Foundation paid President Trump's businesses hundreds of thousands of dollars from 2007 to 2015 for expenses from charity golf tournaments meant to benefit Jude Children's Research Hospital i...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Jury Selected in Trial of Cop Who Killed Philando Castile

After following Castile in his marked squad vehicle for two miles, Yanez discovered Castile had a broken taillight and used the traffic violation as a reason to pull him over to investigate further. "Because I ...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Sessions To Testify About Comey Before Senate Intelligence Committee

This will be Session's first appearance before a Congressional committee since his confirmation hearing in January. The attorney general, the highest-ranking law-enforcement officer in the nation, said he wou...More..

Trump brands former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief a 'leaker'
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Trump brands former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief a 'leaker'

Mr Comey had laid bare on Capitol Hill months of distrust of the president, bluntly asserting that President Trump had fired him for interfering with the probe of Russia's ties to the Trump campaign. But ...More..

London Bridge attack: last of eight victims identified as Xavier Thomas
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

London Bridge attack: last of eight victims identified as Xavier Thomas

United Kingdom security was on high alert following the attack at London Bridge, in which eight people were killed and over 50 others injured when three assailants mowed down pedestrians on the bridge and t...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Emmanuel Macron Confirms Third French Victim In London Terror Attack

Some 48 rounds were fired to stop the attack within eight minutes. The Guardian has a report on several other victims who have been identified by family members. A 27-year-old man arrested on Tuesday mornin...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Hope Donald Trump will rethink decision on Paris deal: Rajnath

McAuliffe signed an Executive Directive to initate the process to cap carbon emissions by electric utilities in Virginia. Trump last week rejected the Paris climate change agreement, calling it "unfai...More..

Government seeks dismissal of suit over Trump's businesses
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Government seeks dismissal of suit over Trump's businesses

The group maintained that Trump violated the emoluments clause because his properties collect rent and receive other payments from foreign governments. "It was our hope that President Trump would take the...More..

Civil Rights Leader Compares Georgia Democrat To JFK
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Civil Rights Leader Compares Georgia Democrat To JFK

There are a few other factors beside national trends and Trump's travails working in the Democrats' favor in the Georgia-6th District race. Because the Democrat literally can't vote for himself because he doesn...More..