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Jun 08 2017

Eric Trump calls father's critics 'not even people'

That turns out not to be the case, according to a report in Forbes . "To date, Eric Trump has raised more than $11 million for St. Jude's hospital". And Trump main...

Jun 08 2017

GOP's Response to Comey's Opening Statement Is Embarrassing Even For Them

Comey accused President Donald Trump on Wednesday of asking him to drop an investigation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn as part of a probe into Rus...

Jun 08 2017

Comey told Trump he was not under investigation

Comey's account, released ahead of his appearance before the committee on Thursday, could show that Trump meant to impede the Flynn investigation, said Michael Gerhardt, ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump to nominate ex-Justice Department official Christopher Wray to lead FBI

Oklahoma Sen. James Lankford said in a statement that "we will evaluate Christopher Wray's qualifications" in the coming weeks. That position required Senate approval...

Jun 08 2017

Allies close to Trump warn the president: It's time to stop tweeting

President Trump on Christian Broadcasting Network in late January said about his incessant tweeting behavior "I can do messages around the media and get my word out, ...

Jun 08 2017

Kansas governor vetoes $1.2B income tax increase

Brownback is exploiting women's access to safe, legal abortion as a distraction from his failed leadership", McQuade said. "Respect to me does not mean blind agreement"...

Jun 08 2017

Comey account could fuel obstruction accusations against Trump: legal experts

That is a question that former FBI Director James Comey will indirectly answer in his testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Thursday. "The P...

Jun 08 2017

Comey's testimony expected to shut down Capitol Hill

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said she was unsure if the president read Comey's testimony after its release . The Union Pub in Washington planned...

Jun 08 2017

Top House Intel Dem: Flynn Not Cooperating With Russia Probe, Subpoenas Coming

Former CIA director John Brennan told Congress that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 USA presidential election won by Republican Donald Trump . He said he was "...

Jun 08 2017

Christopher Wray: Everything you need to know about the FBI director nominee

By timing the announcement one day before former director Comey is due to testify, "clearly this is an effort by the president to try to distract attention from our heari...

Jun 08 2017

Five things to watch at the Comey hearing

Former FBI Director James Comey will say in his opening statement at a congressional hearing that President Donald Trump told him, "I need loyalty". Comey's testi...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors rally to win Game 3, push Cavaliers to brink of sweep

Paul Pierce, of course, took the opportunity to remind everyone that he said that KD "may be the best player" in the National Basketball Association after Game 2. James h...

Jun 08 2017

A Brief History of Trump's Feud With Sadiq Khan

Trump's extraordinary attacks on the popular mayor of a grieving city have disgusted many Londoners, reigniting opposition to a state visit by the American president to t...

Jun 08 2017

Trump promises "first-class" infrastructure system for US

Hey, so do we, Democrats said. "These were real investments in public dollars and public effort and energy", he said. President Donald Trump was greeted with cheers...

Jun 08 2017

Comey's response to Trump's claim of not being under investigation

It turned out to be just the two of us, seated at a small oval table in the centre of the Green Room. "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Fl...

Jun 08 2017

Eve of vote polls suggest PM May will boost majority

It's hard to predict what the election result will be because of a number of high-profile polling misses in British politics lately, he said - including in connection...

Jun 08 2017

Comey: Trump asked for 'loyalty', wanted investigation dropped

During a February 14 meeting in the Oval Office, the day after the firing of national security adviser Michael Flynn , Comey said Trump tried to persuade him to drop a...

Jun 08 2017

Golden State Warriors take 3-0 Finals lead against Cleveland Cavaliers

That's been quite evident through two games. The Cavaliers might have beaten anybody else the way they played, just as they did in Game 3 of last year's Finals and as...

Jun 08 2017

Sean Spicer: Donald Trump's Tweets "Considered Official Statements By POTUS"

Press secretary Sean Spicer has always been the subject of firing rumors and, most recently, it was reported that Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered his resi...

Jun 08 2017

Comey says Trump asked him to 'let this go' about Flynn

Comey gets a midday phone call from now-President Trump inviting him to dinner at the White House that night. The Republican National Committee made the same point in...