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May 22 2017

Donald Trump forbids James Comey from leaking to media in veiled tweet

I won't talk about that. "I won't talk about that", the president told interviewer Jeanine Pirro of Fox News, known as Judge Jeanine. In a memo, the White House says it "...

May 22 2017

Confederate statue removals part of New Orleans mayor legacy

New Orleans city workers were finally able to pry the statue of Robert E. Lee from its pedestal in Lee Circle at 6:03 p.m. Friday, marking an end to Mayor Mitch Landr...

May 22 2017

Critics Say American Health Care Act Will Harm Rural America

Toomey and Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, have been asked by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to come up with a middle ground solution to funding Medicaid under the GOP ...

May 22 2017

Russian Officials Bragged During Campaign That They Could Exploit Flynn Ties

In that role, Pence oversaw the transition's work to build out the future Trump administration and quickly booted several of the Christie-aligned transition officials who...

May 22 2017

Sally Yates: Michael Flynn was 'compromised' and vulnerable to Russian blackmail

Democrats criticize Trump for not firing Flynn until February 13 - the day the Washington Post published a story that reported that, contrary to Pence's assertion, Flyn...

May 22 2017

Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

The final show, which will broadcast live here beginning at 7 pm on, May 21, is at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. At its prime, the Ringling ...

May 22 2017

Kourtney Kardashian and New Man Younes Bendjima Show PDA at Cannes

The residents were not home when the burglary occurred. Online adds - with that said, it's clear that Kourtney's kids haven't met mommy's new boyfriend yet. In numerous c...

May 22 2017

Get the whole story on health care proposal

The GOP bill continues the popular aspect of "Obamacare", guaranteeing people with medical conditions can not be turned down for coverage. The AHCA would use high-risk po...

May 22 2017

Hong Kong's Cathay lays off 600 as it faces rising pressure

He added: "Our immediate priority is to support our colleagues affected by today's announcement, and I'd like to thank them for all they've done for Cathay Pacific". As ...

May 22 2017

North Korea fires ballistic missile

At the United Nations, North Korean Deputy Ambassador Kim In Ryong was defiant. Harris, head of the United States Pacific Command, based in Hawaii, said North Korea is ...

May 22 2017

One killed, 25 injured as tornado hits Midwest US

The National Weather Service reported more than 20 tornadoes occurred throughout the central United States, where one person died in Wisconsin and another in Oklahom...

May 22 2017

Impeaching the President Wouldn't Necessarily Remove Him From Office

I will not be moved. "That is our job, to be sober, to be passionate and to follow the facts wherever they may lead", he said. Throughout the day, many Democrats urge...

May 22 2017

Trump asks Muslim leaders to join 'battle between good and evil'

Trump's afternoon speech at an Arab Islamic American Summit (4:20 p.m. local/9:20 a.m. EDT) will include appeals for Muslims to unite against the threat of Islamist milit...

May 22 2017

Texas Rep. Al Green calls for impeachment on floor of Congress

I will not be moved. It simply means that the House of Representatives will bring charges against the President. Over the past 24 hours, there have been more and more r...

May 22 2017

California Democratic chair race angers 'Berniecrats'

Some Ellis supporters called for a recount after the results were announced late Saturday night, and Ellis posted a statement on Facebook on Sunday morning saying she was...

May 22 2017

Fight Against Terror A 'Battle Between Good And Evil'

The U.S. president did not use his signature term "radical Islamic terrorism", a signal that he chose to employ a more moderate tone in the region after using the phrase ...

May 22 2017

Students walk out of Pence's graduation speech at Notre Dame

But this year, thousands signed a petition asking the school not to invite President Trump. A commencement speech Pence gave Saturday at Grove City College in Grove Cit...

May 22 2017

Black politician 'threatened with lynching' after calling for Donald Trump's impeachment

Al Green of Texas called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump Wednesday morning, the first member of Congress to officially request leveling charges against the ...

May 22 2017

White House lawyers research impeachment

However, a White House official denied the report saying "it's not true" that the lawyers are researching impeachment procedures. George W. Bush's White House lawyers nev...

May 22 2017

Near-flawless Lexi Thompson wins wire-to-wire at Kingsmill

With only two bogeys in 72 holes, she became the first player to win wire-to-wire here since Karrie Webb in 2006. Thompson (65-65-69-65-264) had the greatest four day...