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Sessions' Privilege Maneuver May Fly With GOP Senate

Sessions' Privilege Maneuver May Fly With GOP Senate

The Post quoted five people briefed on the requests, saying those who agreed to be interviewed include national intelligence director Daniel Coats , Admiral Mike Rogers who heads the NSA and hi...

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Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP

Gunman who shot Republican congressman had history of railing against GOP

Scalise is in critical condition. Married to James Hodgkinson for almost 30 years, she declined to answer questions about his politics and whether they had consumed him. Sen. Claire McCaskill twee...

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Senate Judiciary to probe political interference in Federal Bureau of Investigation

Senate Judiciary to probe political interference in Federal Bureau of Investigation

Comey, who testified before a Senate committee on Thursday, asserted that President Donald Trump had fired him to interfere with an investigation of Russia's ties to the Trump campaign and reaffir...

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Theresa May announces public inquiry into Grenfell Tower fire

Thirty-seven were still hospitalized on Thursday, with 17 in critical condition. The fire spread and ripped through the Grenfell Tower on Wednesday morning , as more than 200 firefighters tried to ...

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Woman saved family from London fire by flooding bathroom

Woman saved family from London fire by flooding bathroom

The fire forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children to safety. However, people who lived or worked in tall buildings sh...

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DUP deal with May not likely before next week

While unionists left Number 10 appearing to accept the prime minister's assurances, Sinn Féin, the SDLP and Alliance remained sceptical of the Tories' honest broker role in a talks process that is sch...

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Congressman Abraham discusses the shooting of his friend, Majority Whip Steve Scalise

Congressman Abraham discusses the shooting of his friend, Majority Whip Steve Scalise

Vice President Mike Pence acknowledged Thursday the "seriously wounded" Rep. Steve Scalise and the "courageous" Capitol Police officers who engaged a gunman during the congressional baseball practic...

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Trump hits back over 'obstruction of justice' claims

Earlier this week, a month after Trump fired Comey, a close associate of Trump said the president was considering firing Mueller as well, though he was installed by the Justice Department to...

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Trump lashes out at 'bad' Russian Federation investigators

He said at his January confirmation hearing that he had not met with Russians during the campaign. "Further, I have no knowledge of any such conversations by anyone connected to the Trump campaign"....

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Trump 'investigated for obstruction of justice' in Russia probe

The effort to muddy the waters surrounding the investigation is coming amid growing White House concern that the probe could detract from the president's agenda for months or years to come. When asked...

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Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

No longer is he merely focused on the Russian government's efforts to interfere in the 2016 election, meaning Mueller appears also to be zeroing in on Trump's actions since taking office January 2...

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London Firefighters Search for More High-Rise Fire Victims, at Least 17 Dead

Following a brief, private visit to the scene, the prime minister said residents of Grenfell Tower deserve answers about how the fire spread so rapidly through the building. "It will be imperative t...

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Banning Flippers, North Korea lashes out at trade sanctions

An editorial in state media this week threatened to hit New York City with an intercontinental ballistic missile. With Warmbier's release, three other Americans remain imprisoned in North Korea . I...

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Trump signs order expanding labor apprenticeships

Trump signs order expanding labor apprenticeships

The order also doubles apprenticeship grant funding to $200 million by transferring allocations from existing job-training programs. The officials spoke Thursday on condition of anonymity to preview...

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Russia Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction

Former FBI Director James Comey , who was sacked by Trump, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who recommended Comey's dismissal and has recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation, bot...

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Trump slams report on obstruction probe

Comey had accused Trump of firing him to try to undermine the FBI's investigation of a possible collusion between the Trump Campaign and Russian Federation in alleged efforts to influence last year'...

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Referees can stop games over discrimination at Confederation Cup

Referees can stop games over discrimination at Confederation Cup

However, the Confederations Cup at least makes logical sense. Video footage of the blaze circulated by Russian media showed a plume of thick smoke rising from the carcass of the 45,000-seat stadium....

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Vadodara: Farmers to protest demanding implementation of Swaminathan Committee report

Vadodara: Farmers to protest demanding implementation of Swaminathan Committee report

The BKU has made a decision to block national highways passing through Ambala, Rohtak, Panipat in Haryana for three hours from 12 pm to 3 pm to protest against the ruling BJP. Haryana Director General...

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7 dead, 66 injured in deadly Chinese kindergarten blast

7 dead, 66 injured in deadly Chinese kindergarten blast

One video showed what appeared to be doctors trying to revive a toddler, who was covered in blood. Police officials say they're investigating and have no word yet on injuries or deaths. "Many people...

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President Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

It is unknown how the president will celebrate his birthday, but rumors have circulated that there could be a party at the White House to celebrate the occasion. "We should measure success based on ...

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Bernie Sanders condemns shooting allegedly carried out by 2016 campaign volunteer

Bernie Sanders condemns shooting allegedly carried out by 2016 campaign volunteer

According to his Facebook page , Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who nearly defeated Hillary Clinton previous year in a tough fight for the Democratic White Ho...

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Congressional Baseball Game to be held 1 day after shootings

Pete Aguilar, D-Calif., in an opinion piece he wrote for CNN . Doyle gave the winning trophy back to the Republicans to put in Scalise's office. Also hurt but released from hospitals were two C...

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Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

According to a story from The Washington Post , Charles Orear, 50, met and became friendly with Hodgkinson while campaigning for Sanders in Iowa. "If he were to give us some kind of indication that ...

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Rivals 'all Team Scalise' as political baseball clash honours shot Republican

Rivals 'all Team Scalise' as political baseball clash honours shot Republican

Republicans and Democrats have swapped political insults for friendly rivalry at their annual congressional baseball game in honour of House of Representatives politician Steve Scalise , criticall...

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Donald Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

A week after James Comey testified in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, CNN is suing the Federal Bureau of Investigation over memos sent between the former-director and President Do...

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Special counsel probes Trump for possible obstruction

The obstruction of justice investigation into Mr Trump began days after Mr Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post said . On Monday, a friend...

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United Kingdom government attempt stalled by Northern Ireland

The government meanwhile said the state opening of the parliament - when May s government presents its legislation programme - will take place on June 21, two days later than planned. "[But] it exclus...

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Man who tried to hijack MH128 was just released from psychiatric facility

Man who tried to hijack MH128 was just released from psychiatric facility

Safety and security are of utmost priority to malaysia airlines . The passenger reportedly declared that he had explosives on him. While passengers suggested he was armed with a "detonator". "A...

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Mueller's Investigation of Trump Expands to Obstruction of Justice Probe

Mueller's Investigation of Trump Expands to Obstruction of Justice Probe

Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina and Democratic Sen. He also discussed his agency's budget. The president previously said that fired FBI Director James Comey assured him in p...

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Dems bridle as some in GOP blame shooting on talk from left

Dems bridle as some in GOP blame shooting on talk from left

Republican Glenn Thompson of Pennsylvania rose on the House floor to issue a call to "replace the hateful rhetoric and resistance with respect", a comment seemingly aimed at an anti-Trump "Resist" mo...

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At least 19 die in Somalia hotel attack

The attack began around 8 pm on Wednesday evening with a suicide auto bombing at the Post Treats restaurant and club, after which gunmen stormed inside the nearby Pizza House restaurant. In the rece...

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Neighbors describe Virginia Shooter James Hodgkinson as isolated, reckless

Neighbors describe Virginia Shooter James Hodgkinson as isolated, reckless

Shots rang out Wednesday morning during practice for tomorrow's congressional baseball game . At the end of previous year, this same James T. Hodgkinson left his job as a "Home Inspector, Mold/Air...

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'You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history'

'You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history'

Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating U.S. Almost twice as many registered voters (37 percent), meanwhile, said it was appropriate for Trump to remove Comey from his position as ...

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Remember the professor who said Republicans should be executed?

Remember the professor who said Republicans should be executed?

Because he did have his permit and lives on unicorporated land, Hodgkinson was given a warning. But it was one marked by tragedy. The former mayor of Alexandria , Bill Euille, said he talked with t...

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Wolf, Casey call on Senate Republicans to save Medicaid

Wolf, Casey call on Senate Republicans to save Medicaid

Portman and others from states that expanded Medicaid under the ACA want more time to unwind the program while Toomey and his conservative allies want to slow the growth of the program's cost. Som...

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Sanders's campaign says it 'never interacted' with shooter

Sanders's campaign says it 'never interacted' with shooter

He ran a passionate, anti-establishment campaign that won support from many younger, liberal voters and gave Clinton a closer race than many expected, but he eventually backed her candidacy. "I know...

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VA shooting: Belleville, IL community surprised by incident

VA shooting: Belleville, IL community surprised by incident

The gunman who shot a top GOP congressman and several other people Wednesday at a baseball practice outside the nation's capital had a long history of lashing out at Republicans and recently frighte...

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Newspaper: Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump

Newspaper: Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump

The White House referred questions to Trump's personal attorney, Marc Kasowitz. This aspect of the probe began days after Trump abruptly fired former FBI Director James Comey , sources tol...

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'Not stonewalling': Sessions, ducking Senate questions, invokes presidential privilege - just in case

'Not stonewalling': Sessions, ducking Senate questions, invokes presidential privilege - just in case

Any findings by the department's investigation would be referred to Congress, where lawmakers would determine whether to impeach the president. The investigation began "days after Comey was sacked o...

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Theresa May must put Northern Ireland ahead of her DUP deal

Mrs May was holding talks on Thursday with other Northern Ireland political parties amid warnings the expected DUP deal will undermine the peace process. May needs the support of the DUP to govern, ...

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