Trump longtime pal says he may fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Special counsels , which were created through a 1999 act of Congress , don't answer directly to the president. She said such a move would "destroy any shred of trust in the president's judgment that remains over here". He did not explicitly endorse ... More..

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Donald Trump calls Comey 'leaker', ready to respond under oath

A U.S. president is given a wide array of immunities from criminal prosecutions. Robert Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was appointed as special counsel the week after Comey's firi...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

What's next in the legal fight over the travel ban

He said that the executive branch is entrusted with the responsibility to keep the country safe under Article II of the constitution but "unfortunately, this injunction prevents him from fully carrying out his ...More..

Ex-Goldman Sachs exec wins New Jersey Dem primary to replace Christie
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ex-Goldman Sachs exec wins New Jersey Dem primary to replace Christie

Mr. Christie, a Republican who can't run for a third term, has sought to burnish his economic legacy in recent months. TRENTON , N.J. (AP) — Voters in New Jersey are heading to the polls on Tuesday to elect ...More..

Xbox One X: What a tease! (The 3:59, Ep. 238)
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Xbox One X: What a tease! (The 3:59, Ep. 238)

Forza Motorsport 7 content director John Wendl told us that there's a 30 percent surplus on the GPU, even when running the game at 4K resolution and 60 frames per second. Nonetheless, the Xbox One X will hav...More..

Multiple tornado touchdowns reported on border between Nebraska, Wyoming
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Multiple tornado touchdowns reported on border between Nebraska, Wyoming

This tornado lasted almost 30 minutes, crossing from Colorado into Wyoming, and causing some damage near the town of Carpenter in extreme southern Wyoming, destroying a silo and breaking a gas line. yesterday t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Knives coming out: Trump fans float the idea of firing investigator Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he wouldn't follow orders from President Donald Trump or anyone else to fire special counsel Robert Mueller unless they were "lawful and appropriate orders ". Af...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tillerson: North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

He said he is "just trying to open a door" on a mission that he thinks his former " Celebrity Apprentice " boss would support. Analyst Daniel Pinkston, a lecturer at Troy University, said he did not bel...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

First Lady Melania and Barron Trump Move Into White House

As reported on USA Today , Melania and her 11-year-old son arrived with President Trump at the White House lawn via the Marine One aircraft at around 8 p.m. Melania Trump announced last month that Ba...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Megyn Kelly, NBC facing heat over Alex Jones interview

And the families of the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre are outraged , given Jones' repeated suggestions that the mass shooting was staged. Jones is known for his unfounded conspiracy theories, includ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Cosby's accuser present as comedian's trial continues

Therese Serignese, one of dozens who've alleged Cosby molested them decades ago, walks outside the courtroom during lunch break at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse. Th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Fresh questions for Sessions and he'll answer in public

And he can expect questions about his involvement in Comey's May 9 firing, the circumstances surrounding his decision to recuse himself from the FBI's investigation, and whether any of his actions - such as...More..

President Donald Trump's travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

President Donald Trump's travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next

He was reacting to the yesterday's ruling by a three- judge bench of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit against the revised travel ban. Taking in consent a Hawaii judge's decision from March, the j...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump's Shocking Take on FBI Chief Senate's Testimony

That remark came after revelations emerged that Sessions had met with Russia's ambassador to the USA last year, despite testifying under oath during a confirmation hearing that he "did not have communications...More..

Trump's United Kingdom visit should be cancelled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump's United Kingdom visit should be cancelled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

When a representative for Khan pointed out that those words were actually said in relation to the increased police presence in the city, Trump branded it a " pathetic excuse" that was being pushed by the m...More..

Record-breaking heat hits Northeast; 97 degrees at airport
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Record-breaking heat hits Northeast; 97 degrees at airport

Afternoon showers or thunderstorms should cool things down, and the high temperature was expected to be in the mid 70s Wednesday, the weather service said . Monday night will provide some mild relief, with tem...More..

Qatar Airways CEO: US 'fueling' fire of Gulf crisis
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Qatar Airways CEO: US 'fueling' fire of Gulf crisis

The three countries' aviation bodies also said that non-Qatari private and chartered flights from Qatar must submit requests to them at least 24 hours before crossing the airspace. Ministry Spokesman Bahram Gha...More..

Warriors ride Durant to beat Cavaliers and clinch National Basketball Association title
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Warriors ride Durant to beat Cavaliers and clinch National Basketball Association title

Nash was a two-time MVP as a player, but his struggles to make it to the finals left fans of his wanting so much more. "Since 2012 he is the only one I have ever looked at", Durant said. Green was 3-of-10 for...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump invited to testify about interactions with Comey

Comey said a decision was made not report to Sessions a February 14 White House meeting where Trump pressed the director to drop the FBI's inquiry into Flynn, whom Trump fired for withholding informati...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Assessing Donald Trump's self-defense in Comey drama

The decision came in response to Freedom of Information Act requests from American Oversight, a nonprofit that says it relies on FOIA to investigate the Trump administration. Sessions recused himself from the R...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Continetti: Direction of Mueller Investigation Toward Obstruction Puts Trump in Peril

And he said: "If that is Mr. Mueller's finding, the president will have given his enemies the priceless opportunity to claim he lied under oath, an impeachable offense - at least in Republican eyes when Pre...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Donald Trump condemns Justice Department over 'watered down' travel ban

Meanwhile, his wife was venting her complaints on the media's tendency to discuss the president's messages to his over 31 million Twitter followers virtually every day, telling "Today Show" hosts on Monday that...More..

Oklahoma jail escape: 4 on the run, including murder suspect
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Oklahoma jail escape: 4 on the run, including murder suspect

Moody and Baker escaped from the jail in March through air ducts and were captured a few days later. Authorities say each of the inmates had been in custody for property crimes. 'I've already met with all three...More..

Secret Service says there are no Comey 'tapes'
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Secret Service says there are no Comey 'tapes'

Kennedy - the agency's latest denial may not necessarily rule out the possibility of a separate recording system, according to The Journal. Asked when the announcement would come, Spicer replied, "When the pr...More..

Trump Still Hasn't Decided Whether To 'Let' Comey Testify, Conway Says
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump Still Hasn't Decided Whether To 'Let' Comey Testify, Conway Says

One week later, the New York Times reported that according to a memo written by Comey, Trump had asked the then-FBI director to drop the investigation into Flynn. Warner says, however, that Robert Muelle...More..