National

Trump slams Comey testimony

Comey said that after his firing he actually tried to spur the special counsel's appointment by giving a damning memo he had written about a meeting with Trump to a friend to release to the media. He...

by · National
Trump decides against Russian Federation 'war room' in the White House

Trump decides against Russian Federation 'war room' in the White House

And Americans from across the political spectrum are exhausted of it according to a poll released by Politico . Of the top White House staff, chief strategist Steve Bannon was the person Trump vote...

by · National

The nature of the men, Donald Trump and James Comey

But Comey ducked him, saying "Not in those words, no". No, he said. Senator Ron Wyden of OR, a Democrat, asked why Mr Comey chose not to discuss his worries about the president with his then boss, Mr ...

by · National

Penguins on brink of Stanley Cup after blowout win

The past two games haven't caused Sullivan to panic though. The vibe inside PPG Paints Arena for Game 5 on Thursday night figures to be more anxious than anticipatory after the Predators evened th...

by · National

United States intelligence chiefs decline to discuss Trump contacts

Rogers never said he wasn't asked to halt the Flynn investigation, just that he wasn't "directed" or "pressured" to do so. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), one of the president's fiercest defenders at Thursda...

by · National

Comey testimony does little to answer impeachment question

Republicans and Trump's own lawyer seized on Comey's confirmation, in his written testimony , of Trump's claim that Comey had told him three times the president was not directly under investigati...

by · National

Comey says he was sacked because of Russian Federation investigation

Beginning with Marco Rubio , who has conveniently forgotten the "Little Marco" slights of the 2016 primary campaign, Republicans repeatedly pressed Comey on his reluctance "to make a public statement...

by · National

Ex-FBI Director Comey's testimony had something for everyone

U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly and U.S. Representative Jim Banks both issued statements Thursday following former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Warner...

by · National

6 legal questions arising from James Comey's testimony

The president's new at this. Comey said that he had turned his copies of the memos he wrote about his Trump meetings over to Mueller, and said that it was "Bob Mueller's job to sort" out whether...

by · National
If Sessions had 3rd, undisclosed Russian meeting, it 'could be perjury — Blumenthal

If Sessions had 3rd, undisclosed Russian meeting, it 'could be perjury — Blumenthal

CNN reported earlier Thursday that fired FBI Director James Comey told senators in a closed hearing that Sessions may have had a third interaction with Russia's ambassador to the USA, according...

by · National

Top revelations of the Comey hearing

After Comey's testimony, Trump's lawyer Marc Kasowitz said Comey "admitted that he unilaterally and surreptitiously made unauthorized disclosures to the press of privileged communications with the Pre...

by · National

Senate needs simple majority vote to pass House-approved AHCA

But with Edwards balking, it seems unlikely that target will be met. Senate Finance Chairman Eric LaFleur, a Ville Platte Democrat, said senators have notified House leaders that they won't accept i...

by · National
Longmont weather: Here come the 90-degree days

Longmont weather: Here come the 90-degree days

The heat index could be several degrees higher. The rain returns by Thursday morning and temperatures will drop down below seasonal averages with a high of only 66 Thursday . Stronger breezes accom...

by · National

Trump defends tweeting as valuable tool

The poll, which surveyed almost 2,000 registered voters from June 1 to 2, has a margin of error of plus or minus 2 percentage points. Among independents, the share of voters who said Trump tweets too ...

by · National

Justice Dept.: Sessions recused from probe due to campaign

Earlier in the hearing, Senate intelligence committee Chairman Richard Burr asked if the federal investigation could "find evidence of criminality" not related to the 2016 election of potential collus...

by · National

Microsoft #XboxE3 live blog and E3 2017 'Project Scorpio' unveiling!

Most likely, the item is part of an advertising campaign for the new console of Microsoft , which goes by the codename of Xbox Scorpio . The enhanced PS4 and VR capability didn't give the kick Son...

by · National
Astros explode in ninth to earn split with Royals

Astros explode in ninth to earn split with Royals

We'll see how he feels when he holds a bat. Joey Votto had a two-run homer among his four hits, Adam Duvall had three hits off Mike Leake and the Reds beat the St. Patrick Corbin (5-6) improved to 5...

by · National

Brexit negotiations set to be delayed on United Kingdom election result

That's short of the 326 seats she needs for an overall majority but possibly enough for her to govern without the support of other parties. After going into the June 8 poll on the back of opinion po...

by · National

GOP Senators: Sessions Will Stay Loyal to Trump

Press Secretary Sean Spicer, when asked if Trump had confidence in Sessions on Tuesday, told reporters, " I have not had a discussion with him about that". He was the first senator to endorse him as ...

by · National
Body of kidnapped Topeka woman found; husband still missing

Body of kidnapped Topeka woman found; husband still missing

Police say the body has been identified as Viviana Vazquez, 33 of Topeka. Pedro Enriquez, 38, has ties in Mexico and may try to leave the United States to avoid getting caught, according to the Tope...

by · National

'Lies, plain and simple' - Comey on Trump admin

Despite comments from the co-chairmen that this was not to be a political event, it was nearly totally political. Those include a January dinner in which he says Trump asked him for his loyalty, and...

by · National
Homeowner Equity Continues to Rise

Homeowner Equity Continues to Rise

An additional 1,867 properties, or 1.5 percent, were almost underwater on their mortgages by having less than 5 percent equity, CoreLogic said. "One million borrowers achieved positive equity over t...

by · National
Reality Winner: Accused leaker wanted to 'burn the White House down'

Reality Winner: Accused leaker wanted to 'burn the White House down'

The Intercept published the report which claims Russian military intelligence hacked at least one unnamed voting software supplier in the United States and attempted to gain access from more than 100...

by · National
North Korea says it tested new anti-ship missile

North Korea says it tested new anti-ship missile

Leader Kim Jong Un has spoken of his aim to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of hitting the mainland United States with a nuclear weapon. "Without solving the problem of THAAD, th...

by · National

FTSE 100 futures swing higher as pound sinks to 7-week low

A weak sterling pushed UK's benchmark index FTSE 100 up 1.88 percent to 7,515.91. While the pound recouped some of the losses, after results began trickling in it remained nearly 1.5% lower agai...

by · National
Iannetta's 7 RBIs leads D-Backs over Padres 15-3 for sweep

Iannetta's 7 RBIs leads D-Backs over Padres 15-3 for sweep

He followed that up with a bases clearing three-run double in the sixth and then a two-run double in the eighth. Iannetta finished with 7 RBI and the D-Backs finished off their sweep of the Padres ...

by · National

Trump lawyer criticises Comey's leak to news media

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' undisclosed meetings with Sergey Kislyak, the Russian ambassador to the U.S., led Sessions ultimately to recuse himself from the probe at the beginning of March. The ca...

by · National

Saudi Soccer Team Fails To Acknowledge Minute's Silence For London Terror Victims

During a Thursday night game against Australia , organizers observed a moment of silence for the victims of London's horrific and deadly terrorist attack, but Saudi players refused to go along, pro...

by · National

Qatar debt rating downgraded by S&P as riyal hits 11-year low

Al-Jazeera offices also have been shut down by authorities in Saudi Arabia and Jordan. In the gulf state synonymous with superyachts, sports cars and shopping binges, expats have started to use the ...

by · National

How Comey's 'smoking gun' could kill the Trump presidency

While Thursday's hearing was damaging for the president, with Comey recalling Trump's requests to stop investigating former national security adviser Michael Flynn and blasting the administration ...

by · National

Trump does not intend to fire Sessions

Sessions' offer to resign was first reported by ABC News . In addition to the two meetings that Sessions has acknowledged, the senators pointed to the possibility of a separate encounter at an April ...

by · National
US President Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

US President Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Chris Christie in the Bridgegate scandal. "Details to follow", Trump wrote. The announcement comes ahead of former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate...

by · National
AAC announces basketball pairings; which teams will SMU play and where?

AAC announces basketball pairings; which teams will SMU play and where?

WSU will play those seven schools home and away. Texas holds the mark with 124 straight regular-season wins in the Southwest Conference from 1981-1990 while Old Dominion won 96 in a row from 1995-2001...

by · National

Comey damages Trump, but no knockout blow regarding obstruction

The main legal and political damage for Trump stemming from Comey's testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence is this: Comey said Trump tried to influence the independent FBI di...

by · National
Comey testimony: Senator says Trump can't be prosecuted 'for hoping something'

Comey testimony: Senator says Trump can't be prosecuted 'for hoping something'

Comey went further then he did in written testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee. And now it will remain for Robert Mueller to determine if Trump's attempts to shut down an invest...

by · National

Gunman Kills Former Co Workers In Orlando

It appears Neumann reloaded at least once during the shooting spree, Demings added. "We can't get a hold of him", she said. There were seven witnesses who were not hurt, the sheriff said. "How do ...

by · National
Grandmother Wanted In Triple Stabbing Taken Into Custody

Grandmother Wanted In Triple Stabbing Taken Into Custody

Court documents show a California woman suspected of fatally stabbing her 18-month-old granddaughter had spent almost a decade in a state psychiatric hospital and outpatient treatment program before...

by · National
Man Arrested After Slashing Pregnant Woman on Bronx Train

Man Arrested After Slashing Pregnant Woman on Bronx Train

He is now facing multiple charges including attempted murder, assault and criminal weapons possession. Then, police said the suspect took out a knife and stabbed them. "I heard some commotion that s...

by · National

Comey: Lynch directed me to downplay Clinton email probe

Former FBI Director James Comey says he didn't announce that President Donald Trump was not personally under investigation because "it creates a duty to correct, which I've lived before". Counsel ...

by · National

UK PM May says to provide stability if she wins most seats

The Scottish National Party (SNP), which won 56 seats at the last election, are at ideological loggerheads with the Conservatives. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP). Her opponents also took issue with her ref...

by · National