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Comey Memo Turns Up Volume on Impeachment Calls

Organizer John Bonifaz is hopeful Congress will act. "We have to find out what really went on". He said in a later interview that any talk of impeachment would be premature. I am most concerned ab...

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Chaffetz resignation latest twist in GOP oversight of Trump

House of Representatives to decide when to swear-in Chaffetz's replacement, meaning the seat could sit empty for five or six months. Chaffetz was first elected to represent Utah's 3rd Congressional ...

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Global ransomware attack used info stolen from NSA, says Microsoft

Global ransomware attack used info stolen from NSA, says Microsoft

The company's top lawyer said the government should report weaknesses they discover to software companies rather than seek to exploit them. "An equivalent scenario with conventional weapons would be t...

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China hunted down 'at least a dozen' US spies

China hunted down 'at least a dozen' US spies

The executions hobbled USA spying operations. Investigators remain divided over whether there was a spy within the Central Intelligence Agency who betrayed the sources or whether the Chinese hacked ...

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UK PM May's Conservatives lead Labour by 13 points-Opinium poll

Jeremy Corbyn has accused the Conservatives of risking a "war between generations" with a manifesto that pitches young against old. Labour has hit its highest poll rating since the General Election ...

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British Columbia Liberals hang on to win minority government

If Clark can't maintain the confidence of the legislature, Guichon could invite the opposition parties to attempt to form their own government-or she could dissolve the legislature and drop the writ o...

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US Rules Out Netanyahu Accompanying Trump to Western Wall

The city is claimed as a capital by both Jews and Palestinians, however, and relocating the embassy - and essentially declaring Jerusalem to be Israeli territory - would raise tensions. Recognition of...

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Trump denies telling Comey to back off, bashes former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Burr, R-N.C., the chairman of the committee. Sen. The revelations follow news Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Justice named former FBI Director Robert S. "As you look back over the past six mo...

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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani under US pressure after election win

His defeat leaves the conservatives without an obvious flag bearer. Millions of Iranians voted late into the night Friday to decide whether incumbent President Hassan Rouhani. Some said the pattern wa...

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Texas Lawmaker Threatened With Lynching After Seeking Trump Impeachment

Standing on the floor of the House of Representatives, Green said, "This is where I stand". His goal was clearly to rally public support. The more deliberate the inquiry, the better chance that the ...

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Ferry between Russia and North Korea starts regular service

Ferry between Russia and North Korea starts regular service

The company said most of the passengers will be Chinese tourists looking to visit Russia's Primorye region and North Korea during one trip-the locations are very close to the eastern China border wi...

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Cyber security companies boosted by hack concerns

Essentially, people's entire digital lives have been stolen and are being held for ransom without guarantee. The Ransomeware is a type of malicious software which encrypts the data and blocks it from ...

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Arms deal worth $350 billion signed

Trump was joined by First Lady Melania Trump and several senior White House aides who were interspersed with Saudi officials throughout a grand ballroom. President Trump was lavished with extravagan...

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USA first lady ignores Trump criticism and shuns headscarf

USA first lady ignores Trump criticism and shuns headscarf

But for the most part, Trump's first day on foreign soil proceeded without major hiccups. Nevertheless, the deals illustrated Saudi Arabia's hunger for foreign capital and technology as it tries to ...

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Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

Saudi King Salman told U.S President Donald Trump that he trusts Trump's ability to make a historic peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians, Saudi's foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir said at a ...

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Top prosecutor accuses president of corruption

Batista also didn't state for which campaigns the money was transferred. The exchange's benchmark Ibovespa index ended the day down 8.8 per cent, while the value of the Brazilian real against the do...

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Macron says France uncompromising against jihadists in Mali

Macron says France uncompromising against jihadists in Mali

French President Emmanuel Macron will meet Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in Paris ahead of next week's G7 summit in Sicily, the French leader's office said Saturday (May 20). France has been ...

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Trump mulling over Jerusalem embassy move: Tillerson

Israel seized in 1967 the West Bank, East Jerusalem , and the Gaza Strip, where the Palestinians want to establish their future state. Friedman, who has long argued for recognizing Jerusalem as I...

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Trump will not announce Israel embassy move on trip

Trump hosted Abbas at the White House on May 3, pledging to help end the decades-old conflict between the Israelis and Palestinians. A diplomatic blowup over the status of Jerusalem, followed by r...

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Macron's first non-Europe trip focuses on fighting extremism

Macron's first non-Europe trip focuses on fighting extremism

That operation has paved way for the United Nations to deploy its more than 10,000-strong MINUSMA peacekeeping force to the West African state. He said he had discussed Mali with German Chancellor A...

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Comey to testify in public Senate intelligence hearing

The Times said the official documents were based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office on May 10 - the day after Comey was sacked. One of those memos reportedly details a February meeting in whi...

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Comey Agrees To Testify Before The Senate Intelligence Committee

Mark Warner announced late Friday that Comey will testify in a hearing to be scheduled after Memorial Day. Does Team Trump go for the kill, or show some understanding that Comey might have the deadlie...

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UK Lib Dems put Brexit at center of manifesto

UK Lib Dems put Brexit at center of manifesto

Liberal Democrats say their proposal to extend the "pupil premium", extra funding that goes to schools which teach pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds, would mean Birmingham schools receive an extr...

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President's 2018 budget to include paid family leave

President's 2018 budget to include paid family leave

The White House estimates that 1.3 million people would benefit from the proposed program, which would have no income limit, though high earners would have a capped benefit. The proposal for a family ...

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US' Mattis says no recommendation yet on troop levels for Afghanistan

US' Mattis says no recommendation yet on troop levels for Afghanistan

Commanders in the field have been given greater authority to press the fight without approval from Washington , and a tactical shift to "annihilation" from a war of attrition has thrown fighters from...

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Comey Agrees To Testify Before Senate Intel Committee

Despite reports of a "significant person of interest" and an intensifying investigation, those watching developments closely in Washington say there is no indication yet that the filing of any crimi...

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Chibok Girls Reunited With Their Families After More Than 3 Years

Chibok Girls Reunited With Their Families After More Than 3 Years

With the 82 released on Saturday, the tally of the girls who have regained their freedom comes to 163, leaving 113 still with their captors, according to figure provided by the #BringBackOurGirls' mov...

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Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Salvador Sobral Of Portugal Wins Eurovision Song Contest

Portugal had been one of the favourites to win, along with Italy's entry, which came sixth. Russian Federation - one of Eurovision's heavy hitters - is tied with Sweden for the most top-five finis...

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Sean Spicer Rebuts Report that Trump Asked Comey to Pledge His Loyalty

Sean Spicer Rebuts Report that Trump Asked Comey to Pledge His Loyalty

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY said the new Federal Bureau of Investigation director should be someone "not of partisan background" with "great experience" and "courage". As he skated off ...

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India skips China's Silk Road summit, warns of 'unsustainable' debt

India skips China's Silk Road summit, warns of 'unsustainable' debt

According to Japan's Kyodo News, the Secretary General of Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party Toshihiro Nikai, who attended the forum in Beijing , planned to deliver a letter from Japanese Prime ...

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Weiner pleads guilty to sending obscene material to minor

Weiner pleads guilty to sending obscene material to minor

That same month, the FBI began investigating Weiner after the North Carolina girl told the news website DailyMail.com that she and Weiner had exchanged lewd messages for several months. Weiner admitt...

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Killed In South Libya Airbase Attack

Killed In South Libya Airbase Attack

LNA spokesman Ahmad al-Mesmari on Friday said the victims included civilians who worked at the Brak al-Shati airbase or were in the nearby area, also reporting that summary executions took place. "T...

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White House says Trump will hold off on naming FBI director

White House says Trump will hold off on naming FBI director

Trump criticized Comey for a recent performance testifying to Congress and said Comey's replacement is "going to be outstanding". And of course Comey had been leading the FBI's investigation into ...

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Trump Tweets Displeasure Over Special Counsel Appointment

Trump Tweets Displeasure Over Special Counsel Appointment

Sen. Lindsey Graham said he agreed with the decision to appoint Robert Mueller as special counsel for the Russian Federation investigation, but said the public will ultimately lose now that Congress h...

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More than a million young people have registered to vote

More than a million young people have registered to vote

On Thursday 8th June voters on the Isle of Wight will go to the polls to elect their Member of Parliament in the general election. You will need your National Insurance number and, if you're a Briti...

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Russian Embassy tweets meme connecting Hillary Clinton to Seth Rich's murder

Russian Embassy tweets meme connecting Hillary Clinton to Seth Rich's murder

But a law enforcement official told CNN that the Federal Bureau of Investigation never had possession of Rich's laptop and did not conduct a forensic analysis of its contents. "Your improper and una...

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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed By 'Clock Teen's' Family

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed By 'Clock Teen's' Family

Ahmed Mohamed's father filed a lawsuit against the school district and the city of Irving. The judge found, however, "Absent allegations of intentional discrimination, or allegations from which the...

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Appeals court strikes down FAA drone registration rule

Appeals court strikes down FAA drone registration rule

Failing to do so could land an operator in prison for up to three years with a maximum criminal penalty of $250,000. He asked the court to also strike down airspace rules regulating where drones...

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Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn

The meetings come a day after news broke that Trump allegedly asked Comey in February to drop the FBI's investigation into his former national security adviser Michael Flynn. A friend of federal appea...

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Trump claims 'witch hunt'; GOP puts hope in special counsel

Rosenstein had faced criticism as the author of a memo that preceded Comey's firing. The ranking Democrat on the committee, Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican, also confirmed similar details revealed ...

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