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Stewart heralds Sessions' testimony, says probes should continue

Stewart heralds Sessions' testimony, says probes should continue

There had been some question as to whether the hearing would be open to the public, but the Justice Department said Monday he requested it be so because he "believes it is important for the American...

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Guards killed in Georgia prison escape

Guards killed in Georgia prison escape

The governor urged residents of surrounding areas to remain "vigilant and cautious" until Dubose and Rowe are found. Georgia's top prisons official compared the slaying of two prison guards to...

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UP Congress leader calls Rahul Gandhi 'Pappu' in WhatsApp message, fired

UP Congress leader calls Rahul Gandhi 'Pappu' in WhatsApp message, fired

Pappu , or a young and clueless boy, is a word often used by Gandhi's critics to deride him. Congress district president of Meerut Vinay Pradhan was sacked from all posts for addressing party vice...

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In Britain : May in tough talks on forging governing alliance

She reportedly apologised to Tory MPs , accepting personal responsibility for failing to win an outright victory and sacrificing the parliamentary majority she inherited from David Cameron when she b...

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US Attorney General denies secret meeting with Russian Federation envoy

Rosenstein repeatedly conveyed his support for Mueller's role at a Senate hearing, held the morning after a close friend of President Donald Trump was quoted in a television interview as saying he...

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Jeff Sessions Faces Questions About Trump's Firing Of James Comey

Sessions refused to say whether he had discussed Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's handling of the FBI's Russian Federation probe with Trump before the president fired Com...

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Family says U.S. college student released by North Korea is in coma

They said "we want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalised and terrorised by the pariah regime" in North Korea. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the State Department ha...

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Qatar coach quits despite win over South Korea

Qatar coach quits despite win over South Korea

And a similar thing can be observed in their qualifier against South Korea. Uli Stielike's men are second in the group - in a qualifying berth - but they remain just a point clear of third-placed Uz...

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Warriors undecided on whether to visit White House

Warriors undecided on whether to visit White House

In 2015, the Warriors hung out with then President Barack Obama to celebrate their league title. "Today is all about celebrating our championship", said the statement. "Because that's an opportu...

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David Davis: Manifesto policies will be 'pruned away'

In January, May outlined her vision of a clean break with the European Union, saying that she wanted Britain to be able to make its own trade deals while maintaining trade with Europe that was as "fri...

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Sessions rebukes Russian Federation ties 'lie'

Sessions confirmed Comey's account , but he placed less emphasis on the Trump-Comey meeting. Sessions is the highest-ranking official to be called to testify in the ongoing investigation into po...

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At hearing, attorney general denies improper Russia contacts

At hearing, attorney general denies improper Russia contacts

Franken said that the Trump campaign and the administration have "collective amnesia" when it comes to meeting Russians, and they don't act like people who have nothing to hide. He called Comey's move...

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Comey Bolsters Case For Obstruction Of Justice By Trump

Trump wrote at 6:10 a.m. Trump also retweeted a comment from attorney Alan Dershowitz, who had written: "We should stop talking about obstruction of justice". Mr Comey, who was sacked by Mr Trump in...

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Jeff Sessions denies secret pre-election Russia meetings

Jeff Sessions denies secret pre-election Russia meetings

The hearing didn't delve too deeply into the original concern behind the Senate intelligence committee inquiry, which is what Russian actors allegedly did the election to hack emails, and allegedly vo...

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West London flats engulfed by enormous flames

West London flats engulfed by enormous flames

Metropolitan Police in London say they're continuing to evacuate people from a massive apartment fire in west London . She told reporters at the scene: 'This is an unprecedented incident. Fir...

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Huge fire engulfs 27-storey London tower block, several trapped in homes

Huge fire engulfs 27-storey London tower block, several trapped in homes

Other survivors spoke of confusion and conflicting advice given to residents, many of whom had been advised in advance not to leave their apartments in the event of a fire. "There was no fire alarm in...

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Five key takeaways from Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony

Five key takeaways from Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony

Comey told the same Senate panel he was sacked because the investigation was "irritating" Mr. Trump . Much of the government seems bogged down in litigating the Russian Federation controversy and ...

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US Defence Secretary authorised to set troop levels in Afghanistan

US Defence Secretary authorised to set troop levels in Afghanistan

CBS reported Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, saying that he hoped Afghan troop casualties would be lower a year from now but said key to this was the need for the ...

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Attorney General Sessions' Opening Statement To Senate Panel, Annotated

Testifying at a Senate hearing, Mr Sessions said it was a "detestable and appalling lie " to suggest that he participated in or was aware of any collusion between Russian Federation and the ...

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Flynn to Turn Over Some Documents to Senate Intelligence Committee

Flynn to Turn Over Some Documents to Senate Intelligence Committee

Mike Conaway (R-Texas) and Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the two members leading the investigation, wrote in a statement. The Senate Intelligence Committee has also asked Paul Manafort, Trump's former ca...

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Allu Arjun's new film 'Naa Peru Surya' launched

Allu Arjun's new film 'Naa Peru Surya' launched

While most top stars have second thoughts about working with a newcomer, Arjun is teaming up with Vamsi because he believed in the script and his vision. Aside from, Allu Arjun and Rashmika Ma...

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Massive fire breaks out in London apartment building

Residents of Grenfell Tower were being evacuated from the building as late as 4:00 a.m.in British Summer Time. More than 200 firefighters are battling the inferno. The cause of the fire is not yet k...

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Trump Fends Off "Showboat" Comey And The Federal Zombies

He was also careful to say it would be up to a special prosecutor, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Robert Mueller , to decide whether Trump should be investigated for obstruction o...

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Senate Questions Jeff Sessions About Contacts With Russian Officials

During a tempestuous appearance in front of the Senate intelligence committee, Mr Sessions denied participating "in any collusion, or that I was aware of any collusion with the Russian government to h...

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US student released by North Korea is in coma, family say

US student released by North Korea is in coma, family say

When the Swedes finally got the okay to visit, the North Koreans immediately asked for a meeting with Joe Yun, the United States envoy in NY, when he was told about Otto Warmbier's condition. "Now I...

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White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

Mueller III. Some of Mr Trump's allies have begun questioning Mr Mueller's credibility as the investigation intensifies. Ruddy went on PBS Monday and said, "I think [Trump is] considering perhaps te...

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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies links to Russian Federation in Senate testimony

Sessions said he trusted Comey to do his job well, and that's why he didn't get involved when Comey expressed concern about the president interfering in the FBI investigation. Sessions continued...

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North Korean prisoner Otto Warmbier returns to the USA

North Korean prisoner Otto Warmbier returns to the USA

Such direct consultations between the two governments are rare. But Rodman said the issue of several Americans detained by North Korea is "not my goal right now". The official referred to them as "hos...

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Jailed US student flown out of North Korea 'in coma'

Warmbier was flown out of North Korea on the same day that Dennis Rodman , the controversial basketball star, arrived for his fifth visit in Pyongyang. "We want the world to know how we and our son...

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Basketball diplomacy in North Korea as USA student is released

Basketball diplomacy in North Korea as USA student is released

Tillerson told USA senators at the start of a budget hearing that the State Department had no comment on Mr Warmbier's condition, "out of respect for him and his family". Mr Rodman befriended Kim du...

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Peace returns to MP, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan, breaks his fast

The chief minister chose to go on an indefinite fast for peace in the wake of the farmers agitation over better prices and farm loan waiver . Top party leaders were told by his ministers that chief m...

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White House says Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller

Sessions refused to say whether he and Trump discussed FBI Director James Comey's handling of an investigation into possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the electi...

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CNN Analyst Implies Racism Led Republicans To Silence Kamala Harris

CNN Analyst Implies Racism Led Republicans To Silence Kamala Harris

This comes after the incident of last week, when Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein repeatedly refused to answer a question from Sen. During her questioning of Sessions, Harris didn't allow Sess...

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Friend says he's turning over Comey's Trump memos to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Friend says he's turning over Comey's Trump memos to Federal Bureau of Investigation

When he has responded to Comey's testimony , it has been to call him a " leaker " and say his testimony was "full of lies". During the hearing, Mr Comey re-asserted the United States presiden...

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Ed Gillespie wins Republican nomination for Governor

We have come a long way. That means expanding Medicaid, protecting abortion rights, stopping hatred coming from Washington and trying to stop gerrymandering, Northam said . The president certainl...

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Liveblog: Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

The request came, according to Comey, after a February 14 Oval Office meeting in which Comey alleges the president asked everyone, including Sessions to leave the room. The attorney general could also...

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Korea welcomes N. Korea's release of U.S. detainee

Rodman said the issue of several Americans currently detained by North Korea is "not my goal right now", suggesting he was not involved with the release of Warmbier, a University of Virginia student ...

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NBC's Megyn Kelly defends Alex Jones interview after criticism

NBC's Megyn Kelly defends Alex Jones interview after criticism

Pressure is building on NBC to pull the " Sunday Night " interview; relatives of those who died in February 14, 2012, slaughter have objected , a gun control nonprofit, Sandy Hook Promise , ca...

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Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

She told reporters at the scene: "This is an unprecedented incident". Kayo Mnemimeh saw lights flickering at the top of the building and thought it was a signal from residents. They also added the...

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DUP leader slams 'hyperbole' over gay rights policy

The party leader, who appears secure in his post after losing the election but defying predictions of a meltdown, had earlier won praise from former deputy leader Harriet Harman for "confounding expe...

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