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White House: Timing Of Released Comey Testimony Is 'A Little Bit Interesting'

Comey will appear before the Senate intelligence committee at 9 a.m.in one of the most eagerly awaited hearings in decades, and will publicly contradict aspects of Trump's accounts of their pri...

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WH: Timing of Release of Comey's Remarks 'Interesting'

The 15-member group will question the former FBI director , who President Trump fired last month, about his private conversations with the president earlier this year regarding his agency's inves...

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Ex-FBI head says Trump pressured him on Russian Federation probe

Ex-FBI head says Trump pressured him on Russian Federation probe

The poll also found that 56% of respondents say they believe Trump is trying to interfere with the investigation into Russian interference into the 2016 U.S. While the president was in OH talking abou...

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Iran must be punished for its interference in region: Saudi FM

Iran must be punished for its interference in region: Saudi FM

The US was not informed of the decision until just before it was announced, the State Department has said . "I think our relationship with Qatar is one that's strong". Trump added: "Perhaps this wi...

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Beware! Sympathy with Qatar in UAE can land you in jail

Gargash also told France 24 television that his country may opt to impose "a sort of embargo on Qatar". Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain announced Monday they were sever...

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

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

The RNC is encouraging supporters to focus on Comey's acknowledgement in his prepared text that he told Trump he was not directly under investigation as part of the FBI's Russian Federation probe. "...

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Tump calls King Salman on Qatar crisis, asks for Gulf unity

Qatar has backed Islamist movements in the Middle East in the wake of the Arab Spring uprisings in 2011, to the chagrin of Saudi Arabia and the UAE in particular. According to Al Arabiya , Saudi For...

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Saharanpur violence mastermind arrested in Himachal

Saharanpur violence mastermind arrested in Himachal

According to ANI, Chandrashekhar - the main accused in Saharanpur violence - was arrested by Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force. On May 5, one person was killed and 16 people, including a head...

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Pre-election poll suggest May will boost majority

Brexit was to be the focus, but in a campaign dogged more by security than by the UK's European Union exit , and an embarrassing reversal of social care policy, Mrs May has seen that lead narrow to ...

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The Bingo Card Guide To The Comey Testimony

Comey's seven-page opening statement confirms numerous allegations about Trump levied by the press since Comey's firing, including the president's asking for loyalty pledges and pushing Comey to ...

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Putin Phones Qatari Emir of Gulf Tensions

Putin Phones Qatari Emir of Gulf Tensions

Following U.S. President Donald Trump's tweet on June 6, in which he took credit for the Saudi-Egyptian move on Qatar for himself, it can be said that the options before Emir of Qatar Thamim al-...

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Qatar ready for dialogue to ease Gulf rift, resolve differences with neighbours

Qatar ready for dialogue to ease Gulf rift, resolve differences with neighbours

When asked whether there could be military measures should Doha not change course, Jubeir said: "I hope not". Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain said on Monday they would sever all tie...

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Arab split: Qatar's isolation by its neighbours exacerbates Middle East tensions

Arab split: Qatar's isolation by its neighbours exacerbates Middle East tensions

Energy-rich Qatar has long had strained ties with its neighbors but the move by Riyadh and its supporters raised fears of more volatility in the region. The Qatari crisis isn't the first time Trump's ...

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Iran minister rejects Trump's reaction to attacks as 'repugnant'

Iran has blamed Saudi Arabia , their historical foe, for the twin attacks Wednesday that claimed the lives of at least 12. Six attackers mounted simultaneous gun and suicide bomb assaults on...

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Alibaba CFO says expects revenue growth of 45-49 pct in FY2018

Its revenue forecast compares with the 35 per cent that analysts projected on average. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's forecast for 45 to 49 per cent revenue growth this year topped analysts' estima...

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President Trump names new FBI director

President Trump names new FBI director

Anderson, who led the FBI's Enron Task Force in Houston, said in a previous statement . He then joined the Corporate Fraud Task Force and was in charge of fraud prosecutions against former executiv...

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Torn between Qatar, Saudi, Russia's in a bind in Gulf crisis

Trump´s Tuesday tweet - in which he said "all reference was pointing to Qatar" as a financer of extremism - was especially surprising given Qatar´s role as host of the largest U.S. Qatar Airways has ...

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Australian police to get greater powers to shoot in militant sieges

Under the proposal, which is likely to be adopted in the state's parliament given the support for it, lethal force can be used immediately if an incident is declared "terrorist related" by the state's...

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State Rep. Scott Drury says he's running for Illinois governor

State Rep. Scott Drury says he's running for Illinois governor

Heather Steans, who represents the 7th District, and state Sen. "As Governor of IL, I will always put the interest of the working men and women of IL ahead of money and the machine". "The working peop...

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Pres. Trump says he will choose Christopher Wray as next FBI director

Pres. Trump says he will choose Christopher Wray as next FBI director

Trump has said that he fired Comey partially because of the investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. Bush to be U...

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Gunshots reported inside parliament, Imam Khomeini shrine

Gunshots reported inside parliament, Imam Khomeini shrine

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said that "the depravity of terrorism has no place in a peaceful, civilized world". Iran's Revolutionary Guard blamed regional rival Saudi Arabia for th...

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Voters head to the polls amid tightened security

The polls published before the opening of polling stations indicated a six-point lead by the Tories over the Labour party. Prime Minister May greeted reporters and photographers with a cheery "hello...

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Turkey to provide Qatar with food

US officials have already alleged Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election while Russia is suspected of meddling with other USA allies during their elections. The split among the Arab sta...

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No 'smoking gun' in Comey statement — Ex-CIA chief

Comey's testimony could demonstrate whether Trump used the power of his office to try to obstruct justice in the investigation of former National Security Director Michael Flynn. White House spokesw...

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British police identify third London attacker

British police identify third London attacker

The source said Zaghba's Italian mother lives in the northern Italian city of Bologna , confirming a report on the website of newspaper Corriere della Sera . 2017: A year of TERROR on Britain's st...

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Comey testimony shows Trump 'disdain' for rule of law — Blumenthal

Comey testimony shows Trump 'disdain' for rule of law — Blumenthal

CNN has reported that Comey was not planning to characterize those conversations in terms of whether he believes the President's request that he back off an investigation of then-NSA director Mich...

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Rahul leaves for Mandsaur, police say they will stop him

Rahul leaves for Mandsaur, police say they will stop him

Congress leader Satyavrat Chaturvedi also sought Chief Minister Chouhan's resignation because of his inability to contain the violence. He dubbed the party vice president's planned visit to Mandsaur ...

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In prepared remarks, Comey says Trump told him 'I need loyalty'

Rep. Adam SchiffAdam SchiffTop Democrat: Comey statement "certainly evidence of interference or obstruction" Schiff: I'm the spouse in a "bad marriage" with Trump Second Dem joins effort to impeach...

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The 2-second answer that will come back to haunt Donald Trump

The Union Pub in Washington planned to buy patrons a round of drinks every time Trump, a frequent tweeter, posts on Twitter during Comey's testimony . Trump asked Attorney General Jeff Session...

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Qatar crisis has 'no impact' on United States military operations: Pentagon

Reuters reports that the Department of Defense on Tuesday issued a statement which said it was "grateful" for the help Qatar has provided that US military, while also praising the government's effo...

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Australia treating armed siege as 'terrorism incident'

Police say the attacker was a 29-year-old of Somali descent with a long criminal history, and that they believe he was likely acting alone. Australian police have said they are treating a deadly sho...

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Angela Merkel, minister stress US ties after critical Donald Trump tweet

Angela Merkel, minister stress US ties after critical Donald Trump tweet

In Berlin , Li and Merkel oversaw the signing of a slew of deals including electric auto projects between Germany's biggest automobile groups, Volkswagen and Daimler, with Chinese companies. "He said...

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Trump Responds to Comey's Prepared Testimony Via Attorney: 'Completely and Totally Vindicated'

His remarks paint a picture of an Federal Bureau of Investigation director so disconcerted by his interactions with the president that he began keeping written memos of their private discussions. "U...

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People Are Rewriting James Comey's Testimony In Devastatingly Comical Ways

People Are Rewriting James Comey's Testimony In Devastatingly Comical Ways

If you're not really sure why people are gearing up for a Capitol Hill hearing like it's one of those World Cup matches on the other side of the planet, I am here to answer all your pressing questions...

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United States calls for resolving rift between Qatar, Gulf nations

Allegations that Qatar has funded terror groups was reiterated by President Trump on Tuesday morning, who seemed to back the isolation of the country by its neighbors. Judy Woodruff speaks with Joyc...

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UK PM May's lead down to 5 points

UK PM May's lead down to 5 points

Based exclusively on expressed voting intentions, we have used multi-poll data to estimate seat totals for each party, accounting for eleven different constituency "types". A further 29% said they mea...

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Siding against ally Qatar, Trump injects United States into Arab crisis

Hatoon al-Fassi's children will have their final exams for school in Qatar in three weeks' time, but as Saudi nationals they have just two weeks to leave the country under new measures being felt by o...

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Qatar crisis has 'no impact' on U.S. military operations: Pentagon

Corker, who has previously said he wished Trump's iPhone would be taken away from him, emphasized the importance of the major USA air base in Qatar "to the activities we have going on in the region"...

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Comey confirms Trump demanded loyalty, other reports

Donald Trump's attorney says the president feels " completely and totally vindicated " by former FBI Director James Comey's statement to the Senate intelligence committee that he told Trump he ...

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AFP pays tribute to soldiers killed, wounded in Marawi City fighting

The Philippine military said that they killed three Malaysians, an Indonesian and possibly Arab extremists in Marawi City in Mindanao during fighting when Islamic fighters planned to destroy the e...

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