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Jun 07 2017

Warner: 'Unthinkable' if Trump pressured Comey to end FBI's investigation

Trump has denied any collusion but the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional probes into the Russian Federation matter have dogged the early months of his pre...

Jun 07 2017

Day invasion: What is D-Day and what happened on June 6, 1944?

The C-47's dropped parachutists from the United States 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions behind Utah Beach near Saint-Mere-Eglise 06 June 1944, during the first hours o...

Jun 07 2017

DeVos hedges on banning discrimination against LGBT students

But DeVos returned to the same answer that private schools that receive federal funding must follow federal law. DeVos's press secretary Liz Hill emphasized that the de...

Jun 07 2017

Comey to testify Trump DID press him to end Flynn probe

Comey is expected to validate reports that surfaced in the wake of his May 9 dismissal that Trump suggested Comey drop his investigation of former Trump national secu...

Jun 07 2017

Donald Trump 'plans to live-tweet former FBI Director James Comey's testimony'

It will be his first public appearance since being fired . Other speakers expected to address the Faith and Freedom event are Vice President Mike Pence, House Majorit...

Jun 07 2017

Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions

But the cozy, warm relationship between Trump and Sessions has appeared to turn ice cold, at least for the president, the New York Times reports. According to the T...

Jun 07 2017

Trump upends efforts as White House attempts to regroup

The White House expressed to desire to "facilitate a swift and thorough examination of the facts sought by the Senate Intelligence Committee ". Trump said Comey who ha...

Jun 06 2017

GOP health plan gets low marks, heaping pressure on Senate

Roughly 31 percent of respondents said they either had a very favorable or somewhat favorable view of the American Health Care Act , and about 55 percent said they h...

Jun 06 2017

As Russia probe grinds on, Trump struggles to gain traction on agenda

That investigation is in the hands of a special prosecutor and Congress' intelligence committees. Aside from the Republicans' ambitious legislative agenda, which includ...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not stop Comey from testifying before Senate Intel Committee

Trump "will not assert" his executive privilege to prevent Comey's testimony "in order to facilitate a swift and thorough examination of the facts sought by the Senate...

Jun 06 2017

Ten More US States Join Climate Coalition Aimed to Uphold Paris Accord

Dylan Mathews over at Vox counted 115 times in which Trump tweeted some sort of skeptical claim about climate change from 2011 until October 2015. The Revenant star...

Jun 06 2017

Deputies: Multiple people killed in Florida shooting

The shooting began at about 8 a.m. after Neuman slipped through a rear door into the cavernous factory, an area that stretches across more than two football fields where ...

Jun 06 2017

Man with fake gun sparks panic at Orlando Airport

No one was hurt and no shots were ever fired, but the Tuesday night standoff caused confusion and anxiety among travelers. A witness on level 1 of the A terminal in the...

Jun 06 2017

White House to Comey: Go ahead and testify. We won't stop you

The ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director will appear Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee, for a hearing sure to be replete with political drama a...

Jun 06 2017

Seven killed, forty-eight injured in attack on London Bridge

Imagine the shock and terror of people walking across the bridge on Saturday night when they realized the van was hurdling straight for them at 50 miles per hour - the dr...

Jun 06 2017

Kremlin denies Russian hackers attacked US software firm

Intelligence officials have confirmed to USA media that Winner's case was linked to The Intercept . "She's a good person with no criminal history who is caught in a poli...

Jun 06 2017

Pens' Bonino remains out with injured foot

Two Nashville Predators fans had just watched their team triumph on the ice when they chose to play a bit of hockey of their own on Monday night. Pittsburgh Penguins...

Jun 06 2017

What We Know About Reality Winner, Government Contractor Accused Of NSA Leak

However, he has conceded that Russian "patriots" with no ties to the government may have been involved in hacking. The Intercept did not say how it came to possess th...

Jun 06 2017

CBS This Morning Hosts Will Cover James Comey's Senate Testimony Live

The Faith and Freedom Coalition's "Road to Majority" conference announced Tuesday that the president had agreed to address the annual gathering Thursday. In spite of the ...

Jun 06 2017

Harrington receives six stitches in elbow after bizarre accident

He suggested the injury could have been worse. The three-time major victor took to social media to reveal the fears he had in the immediate aftermath of the accident, w...