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Trump denies he asked Comey for loyalty, threatens to cancel press briefings

Trump denies he asked Comey for loyalty, threatens to cancel press briefings

Trump said in a string of Twitter posts on Friday. As has happened on previous occasions since Trump took office, different versions rapidly circulated of an event - in this case phone conversations...

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US, Europe discuss new laptop ban on flights

However, the industry argues that such an expansion would cost travelers more than $1 billion annually because of lost productivity, among other reasons, and do little to improve safety. A bomb that b...

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Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dies At 77

Ailes had a storied career in television and politics. Ailes denied the sexual harassment allegations but was forced to resign in the wake of the lawsuits. "Today, America lost one of its great ...

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DHS hopeful Clarke denies plagiarism in master's thesis

DHS hopeful Clarke denies plagiarism in master's thesis

Clarke appeared to have lifted lines from such diverse sources as the 9/11 Commission Report , a 2013 Washington Post article, and George W. Bush's book Decision Points. A vocal Trump advocate sinc...

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Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Asked point-blank if he'd done anything that might merit prosecution or even impeachment, he said no and then added concerning the allegations and questions that have mounted as he nears the four-mont...

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Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms continue this weekend

Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms continue this weekend

The severe weather threat is rather low for us at this time, but we can not rule out an isolated storm or two containing some strong winds or small hail. The first upper-level disturbance that pivoted...

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Donald Trump is in 'impeachment territory,' former Nixon adviser says

No, not that Al Green. Public Policy Polling (PPP) was the private firm responsible for carrying out Tuesday's national survey which asked how voters stood on the issue of Donald Trump's impeachme...

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Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

A date of this open hearing would be scheduled after the Memorial Day, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence said yesterday. The New York Times reported that Trump told Russian Foreign Min...

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Former FBI Director James Comey Will Testify In Open Session

The open hearing will be held after Memorial Day, North Carolina Sen. Comey reportedly maintained a paper trail to document what he viewed as improper attempts by the White House to influence his in...

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Trump, White House officials bounce along to Saudi sword dance

The Washington Post reported a high-ranking White House aide was a "person of interest" in the probe. Separately, Comey agreed to testify at an upcoming, open hearing of the Senate intelligence co...

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Rosenstein Defends Memo Condemning Comey Before Trump Fired Him

Former FBI Director James Comey was "disgusted" by a hug the President Trump tried to coax out of him, a friend of the ousted official told PBS "NewsHour." "Notwithstanding my personal affection f...

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US sanctions Iran officials, Chinese network over missile program

As president, he has altered his position, insisting he is still studying the accord and hasn't made a final decision. The U.S.is reviewing whether to continue honoring what President Donald Trump has...

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AT&T Byron Nelson 2017: James Hahn Holds Narrow Lead After Third Round

AT&T Byron Nelson 2017: James Hahn Holds Narrow Lead After Third Round

The Cottonwood Valley course with a Texas-shaped first green was where Garcia shot that memorable 62. "I had a great conversation with my caddy on nearly every hole trying to leave ourselves the bes...

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Jason Chaffetz: Special Counsel Was Not Needed in Russia Probe

Chaffetz said last month he wouldn't run for re-election. A possible replacement for Mr. Chaffetz on the committee is Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) a former prosecutor who chaired the special Benghazi in...

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House Intel Dem: If Trump Recorded Talks With Comey, 'Congress Should Subpoena'

House Intel Dem: If Trump Recorded Talks With Comey, 'Congress Should Subpoena'

Mr Flynn was forced to resign in February for failing to disclose the content of his talks with Sergei Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the U.S., and misleading Vice-president Mike Pence about the conv...

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Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Trump's apparent confirmation of reports he shared classified intelligence about terrorism with Russian diplomats. "President Trump is not above the law", Green stated in a press release on his we...

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Trump to offer exclusive contract to service US student loans

Trump to offer exclusive contract to service US student loans

In fact, he vowed, he'd eliminate Common Core - which actually would amount to improper interference on its own because states have the right to set their own curriculum standards. "So I know how impo...

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Disorderly Man Aboard LAX Flight Is Disorderly, Military Scrambles Fighter Jet Escorts

LAX Police told ABC News that at 2:45 a.m. they received a radio call of a passenger moving through a Terminal 5 security door, which led to the airfield ramp. Among the first to board were first cl...

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Comey set to testify publicly about why Trump fired him

According to a minute of a meeting read to the New York Times , the USA president said sacking Mr Comey had relieved "great pressure" on him. "That's taken off", Trump told his guest in the Oval Of...

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Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

Severe weather outbreak predicted in Oklahoma, Kansas

The risk of severe storms across Oklahoma has increased. Forecasters are predicting a tornado outbreak in parts of the Southern Plains on Thursday, the latest in a stormy week that has raked the c...

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Red carpet for Trump in Saudi

He also said the deal "lowers the cost to the American people of providing security in this region". Notably absent from Trump's remarks Saturday in the country were any entreatments for Riyadh and ...

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Lawmakers demand swift action for Turkish Embassy violence

Tensions between Washington and Istanbul are running high after the Trump administration announced plans to arm Kurdish Syrian militants fighting the Islamic State group despite intense opposition fro...

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13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

His first Preakness entry had become his first Preakness win and a fourth Preakness victor since 2000 to have skipped the Kentucky Derby, all two weeks after another of Brown's charges, Practical Jo...

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US Navy veteran charged over Times Square carnage

Nevertheless, he said, "we are reinforcing key locations around the city with our anti-terror units of the NYPD". Rojas was due to appear in Manhattan's criminal court on Friday to be arraigned on o...

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Trump Told Russians Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Relieved Pressure on Him

He did not offer any evidence of such acts in his reference to former Democratic President Barack Obama and former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Afterward, Republican Senator Lindsey Graham ...

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Memo alleges Donald Trump tried to shut down investigation

Memo alleges Donald Trump tried to shut down investigation

For this to happen, they'd have to write a letter to the president pro tempore of the Senate (currently Senator Orrin Hatch) and the speaker of the House of Representatives (currently Rep. He said he ...

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New Orleans removes statue of Confederate leader Jefferson Davis

New Orleans removes statue of Confederate leader Jefferson Davis

The remaining two monuments - those of Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard - are also scheduled for relocation. "I am here to witness this debacle, taking down...

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Statue of General Lee coming down in New Orleans on Friday

Workers in New Orleans have removed the last of four monuments to Confederate-era figures - a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee. City council members approved Landrieu's plan in December 2015, and af...

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Three teenagers arrested in kidnapping and killing of 6-year-old boy

Three teenagers arrested in kidnapping and killing of 6-year-old boy

Ebony Archer, Kingston's mother, told authorities she made a quick stop at Kroger to pick up supplies for Kingston's upcoming "graduation from Kindergarten" party, and she mistakenly left the little...

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Both parties fail on health care

Both parties fail on health care

Obamacare was unsustainable because it partly shifted to young customers the burden of subsidizing those who joined the pool already sick. The problems with the Affordable Care Act are many. The sec...

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Deputy AG to brief Senate on Mueller nod; Trump unhappy with move

Deputy AG to brief Senate on Mueller nod; Trump unhappy with move

The tweet came after the US Justice Department appointed a special counsel to oversee the investigation into alleged links between the Trump team and Moscow. Capitol and throughout D.C. Trump has ...

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Fox Fires Panelist Beckel For Racially Insensitive Remark

Fox Fires Panelist Beckel For Racially Insensitive Remark

Beckel, an outspoken liberal who had served as Walter Mondale's 1984 presidential campaign manager, was frequently in hot water during his time at Fox, particularly for his occasional on-air cursing a...

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Northwestern takes NCAA women's golf lead in rain and cold

Northwestern takes NCAA women's golf lead in rain and cold

While senior Jared du Toit notch a 3-under 68 in the final round, including three birdies in the final eight holes, the play of a freshmen trio on Wednesday - after a tough outing for two of them ...

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Most popular baby names for boys, girls born in MA

Most popular baby names for boys, girls born in MA

Noah has held that top spot four times overall, while Emma three times. For the girls, it was Isabella, Harper, Mia, Abigail, and Emily. The top baby names for the nation as a whole past year were N...

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Camila Cabello's Drops First Solo Song Since Ditching Fifth Harmony

Camila Cabello's Drops First Solo Song Since Ditching Fifth Harmony

Camila Cabello knows that when you go it solo, it helps to have a great team of collaborators supporting you. "Ain't no crying in the club / Ain't no crying in the club / Ain't no crying in ...

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Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

Fox News' Guilfoyle up for White House press secretary job

The Mercury-News asked Guilfoyle if she'd talked to Gavin since these job rumors started flying, and she said , "He was cracking up... he's like, 'Oh my goodness, you're a rockstar, you'd be fantasti...

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President Trump says he did not ask Comey to end investigation

Last year, President Obama and President Santos announced Peace Colombia, a plan to provide US funding for the post-conflict era in Colombia once a widely-anticipated peace deal was signed. The ...

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Israel 'shocked' over Trump aide's Western Wall comments

Moving the embassy, the statement said , "would advance it (the peace process) by correcting a historic injustice and by shattering the Palestinian fantasy according to which Jerusalem isn't the ...

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Former VP Biden to speak at Omaha cancer center dedication

Former VP Biden to speak at Omaha cancer center dedication

During his remarks, the former vice president appeared to knock Clinton while suggesting that he would have been a superior candidate in the 2016 election, CNN reports . " I don't think she ever real...

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Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation of Assange

Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation of Assange

Assange says he has remained in the west London embassy for fear that if he were to face trial in Sweden , he would be extradited to the U.S. to face charges over Wikileaks . The releases sure...

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