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Mueller a partisan problem but Trump better be ready

Shortly after Trump fired Comey, a Justice Department official tapped Mueller to take up the investigation as a special counsel. Mueller's investigators have asked for information and will talk to D...

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Putin, Saudi king discuss Qatar crisis in phone call

Putin, Saudi king discuss Qatar crisis in phone call

Victimising Qatar through smear campaigns serves no objective", he said during a parliamentary address, using the Arabic abbreviation for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ...

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Puerto Rican vote shows overwhelming support for U.S. statehood

Puerto Rican vote shows overwhelming support for U.S. statehood

Puerto Ricans are getting the chance to tell U.S. Congress on Sunday which. The vote comes at a critical time for Puerto Rico, whose hazy status - which dates to its 1898 acquisition by the United S...

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Secret Service claims to not have Trump tapes

Secret Service claims to not have Trump tapes

The Secret Service has handled recording systems within the White House for previous presidents. The U.S. Secret Service said Monday it doesn't have any recordings or transcripts of any tapes re...

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DUP will support Conservative's Queen's Speech

An election in March saw the pro-British, Protestant, conservative DUP finish narrowly ahead of Catholic socialists Sinn Fein. "It's not in their interest if this Conservative government goe...

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Firefighter says something went 'seriously wrong' for Grenfell Tower fire to spread

Organizers handed out fliers that read, "Your anger must be heard". The pictures appear to show the devastating impact of the fire which tore through the building in west London , with more than 20...

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Dem: Congress will begin impeachment if Trump fires Mueller, Rosenstein

Dem: Congress will begin impeachment if Trump fires Mueller, Rosenstein

Rosenstein is the government lawyer responsible for overseeing the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election , with Att...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation 'protecting' James Comey memos as part of 'prospective law enforcement proceeding'

Although Rosenstein's memo was extremely critical of former FBI Director James B. Comey, he technically did not formally recommend that Trump fire him. But Rosenstein, too, may ultimately have to ha...

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Transition lawyer to staff: preserve records

Mueller may want to learn about Trump's conversations with Rosenstein, the Justice Department official who wrote the memo criticizing Comey's performance before his firing on May 9. Rosenstein ...

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President Trump Releases Financial Information Outlining His Business Assets

He reported $19.7 million in income from his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, about $800,000 less than in the previous filing. "While this filing is voluntary (as no report was due until May...

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Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

He remains in critical condition. He said doctors have turned down Mr Scalise's sedation levels enough that he has been able to respond to visiting family members. "The congressman's status remains cr...

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Russia probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

Russia probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

While Mueller is now leading the investigation, Rosenstein still maintains the authority to make final decisions about adding resources and personnel to the probe - and most critically, over whether...

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President Trump attacks his own travel ban over Twitter

On Monday, Conway's husband George schooled Trump on the travel ban on Twitter, criticizing his executive order which targets six Muslim-majority countries . "The courts are slow and political ", h...

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Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation And Blames His Own Justice Department

Second, I agree with my colleague Andrew McCarthy's assessment that it is entirely plausible (maybe even probable) that Trump fired James Comey not to stop or obstruct any investigation, but rathe...

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Hundreds suffer from food poisoning in Iraqi refugee camp

About 100 of those affected required critical hospital treatment after the iftar meal, which breaks the dawn-to-dusk fast during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan. He said it was "tragic" this happen...

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Putin offers Comey 'political asylum' during annual call-in show

The remarks appeared on-screen in an apparent glitch, AFP reported. Before that he was prime minister to Dmitry Medvedev from 2008 and previously served two terms as President in 2000 and 2004. "By th...

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Deputy AG Rosenstein: 'Be skeptical' of anonymous sources

Mr Trump , who is due to give a speech in Miami on Friday where he is expected to announce a shift in U.S. policy towards Cuba, also boasted about his deployment of social media, despite warnings b...

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Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable, doctor says

But Scalise can hope to make an "excellent recovery", his trauma surgeon said Friday. Scalise remains in critical condition, but his vital signs reportedly stabilized. Sava didn't address what organs ...

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The reasons behind Trump's 'witch hunt' investigation tweets

While Mr Rosenstein appointed Mr Mueller as a special counsel to oversee the investigation , it is possible that he could be called as a witness as part of the investigation. Accusations of obs...

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Congressional baseball game goes on as planned - with renewed importance after shooting

The congressman's risk of death was now substantially lower because doctors have controlled the bleeding and his vital signs have stabilised. "On balance I think it's good we're showing the resili...

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Anti-govt rallies: Russian opposition leader sentenced, hundreds arrested

Opposition party leader and protest organizer Aleksei A. Navalny moved the protests from the designated Sakharova Street to the central street in downtown Moscow , away from the approved location, a...

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Police say 58 missing presumed dead after tower blaze

London police say 58 people who were in Grenfell Tower are still missing and assumed to be dead. Met Police commander Stuart Cundy said he believes the death toll will continue to rise further, add...

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Russian Federation beat New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Russian Federation beat New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Let me remind you that Russian Federation rivals: New Zealand, Portugal and Mexico . A column by sportswriter Kris Shannon in the New Zealand Herald claimed that Russian Federation " did not dese...

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London fire: United Kingdom police launch criminal probe into Grenfell Tower inferno

The death toll from the London apartment block fire has risen to at least 30 and police are considering whether criminal offences had been committed, a senior police officer said on Friday. Quee...

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Grenfell Tower recovery efforts ongoing with death toll expected to rise steeply

Grenfell Tower recovery efforts ongoing with death toll expected to rise steeply

New York City Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro, whose department is among the most practiced in the world at fighting fires in tall buildings, says he believes in the stay-put policy but "what happened ...

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Trump acknowledges he is being investigated, cries 'Witch Hunt' on Twitter

Trump acknowledges he is being investigated, cries 'Witch Hunt' on Twitter

The US president admitted that he is under federal investigation in a Twitter post , writing: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!...

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Would-be gunman Hodgkinson launched into Trump tirade before shooting

Would-be gunman Hodgkinson launched into Trump tirade before shooting

According to a source who spoke with CBS News, the list isn't being considered an "assassination list", as it was described by The Daily Caller , who first reported the news. A reporter wante...

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Killing of 6 cops by terrorists an act of 'cowardice': Jaitley

The bodies of two others, Nasir Wani and Adil Mushtaq Mir, both locals in their twenties, were found in the debris of two civilian residential houses, where they were holed up. Police spokesman Manoj ...

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Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island

The lengthy statement went on to strike a conciliatory tone, saying Cuba wants to continue negotiations with the USA on a variety of subjects. It regretted "a reversal in relations between the two c...

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Vehicle wreck in Hollis kills 2

Vehicle wreck in Hollis kills 2

A second passenger, James Montague, 21, of Queens, was transported to Queens General Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The passenger in the backseat, 22-year-old Blake Gary, died at t...

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Melbourne siege an act of terror, ISIS claims responsibility

Melbourne siege an act of terror, ISIS claims responsibility

Authorities have identified the attacker as a Somali-born man, Yacqub Khayre, 29 , who lived with his mother in a Melbourne suburb. Police shot Yacqub Khayre dead after he held a woman captive in...

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London apartment fire: Rage as death toll climbs to at least 58

At least thirty people died in the inferno, and the death toll is expected to grow. But the visits, which took place more than 48 hours after the devastating fire broke out , have done little to qu...

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Donald Trump has 'no intention' to fire Robert Mueller

The White House did not immediately respond to questions about Ruddy's claims. Because Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the Russian Federation probe, the responsibility would ...

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Trump Tweets:

Trump Tweets: "I'm Under Investigation"

Brand was confirmed as the No. 3 Justice Department official on a 52-46 vote in the Senate on May 18, with Democrats lining up against her. "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director b...

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Ingraham Slams Reports That Trump Might Fire Mueller

The big news Monday night was that President Trump is apparently thinking about firing the special counsel in charge of the federal Russian Federation investigation, Robert S. The fallout from ...

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Adam Silver doesn't want to break up loaded Warriors team

When asked about the interaction in his post-game interview , Durant played coy while his teammate, Stephen Curry , teased him. The Cavaliers play in Quicken Loans Arena. "He'll probably be ba...

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Indonesia says 1200 IS operatives in Philippines

Indonesia says 1200 IS operatives in Philippines

Marawi City Mayor Majul Gandamra told reporters on Sunday morning he was expecting "more or less 1,000 plus to be rescued today". Authorities lifted the civilian death toll from 20 to 38 on Sunday ...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May admits London fire response not good enough

In the two long days since the first flames licked up the newly fixed cladding on Grenfell Tower in west London , the prime minister has failed to show any of these qualities. They live a few minut...

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Germany to destroy 35 tonnes of fidget spinners

Germany to destroy 35 tonnes of fidget spinners

In a move that was as inevitable as it was a freakish reflection of the times we live in, German officials at Frankfurt's airport customs have said they will be crushing about 35 metric tons of fidge...

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Sturgeon's dreams of a second Scottish independence referendum shattered by new poll

Sturgeon's dreams of a second Scottish independence referendum shattered by new poll

The First Minister told the Prime Minister that there will be severe consequences for jobs in Scotland from a so called hard Brexit. Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon will today iss...

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