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Jun 08 2017

With Perdue and Zinke, Trump promises infrastructure improvements

But Ohio only has 88 counties. President Trump this morning tweeted about his trip to Cincinnati today, saying he plans to meet with "ObamaCare victims" and talk about ...

Jun 08 2017

Comey's Senate testimony: Trump asked to end Flynn probe

Comey offers only that Flynn is a "good guy". "He said he had nothing to do with Russia, had not been involved with hookers in Russia, and had always assumed he was b...

Jun 08 2017

Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Mr Comey said it was a matter of circumstances, the subject matter and the "person I was interacting with". In his opening statement , Comey will testify that Trump di...

Jun 08 2017

US doesn't need India, France, China telling it what to do: Haley

Before Trump made the decision to leave the Paris accord last Thursday, 25 companies - including Microsoft and Intel - took out a full-page ad in The New York Times u...

Jun 08 2017

James Comey's testimony proves Trump obstructed justice, says senior legal analyst

A bombshell report published the following week in the New York Times alleged that Trump had asked Comey to stop an FBI investigation into former national securit...

Jun 08 2017

Golden State blocks Cleveland comeback bid

Durant added two free throws to finish a personal 7-0 run that gave the Warriors a 3-0 series lead. Cleveland got everything it could ask for out of James and Irvin...

Jun 08 2017

Trump asked intelligence chiefs to 'deny Russian Federation collusion', reports

For now, the reports detailing Trump's interactions with Comey, Coats, and Rogers are all based on anonymous sources. Forty-eight percent of those polled said they op...

Jun 08 2017

Comey to testify on Trump pressure over Russian Federation probe

Christie, who was a close adviser to Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign and whose name was floated as a possible Comey replacement, was never charged. That fact ...

Jun 08 2017

Greg Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election, Despite Assaulting Reporter One Day Earlier

Gianforte, 56, has been charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly attacking The Guardian political reporter Ben Jacobs after the journalist asked a question ...

Jun 08 2017

Fired FBI director says Trump told him he 'expected loyalty'

The ex-FBI director wrote that Trump pushed him in the same phone call for a public acknowledgment that he was not the subject of the Justice Department's Russian Fed...

Jun 08 2017

It's The Texas Legislature's Last Weekend - For This Session

Earlier this week, Straus's House amended the Senate's bathroom bill and passed what Patrick saw as a water-down version of the legislation. It'll cost Texas almost $...

Jun 08 2017

Al Green pushes forward with Trump impeachment

Both the White House and multiple Russian officials have denied allegations of collusion, and Moscow has repeatedly denied it interfered in the 2016 USA presidential el...

Jun 08 2017

U.S. senate releases former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's statement before hearing

In essence, Comey's written testimony confirms a key claim that Trump has made - that three times , Comey told the president he was not under investigation . Democrat...

Jun 08 2017

NC House Makes Clear Budget Differences With Senate

Either way, Patrick said, the Senate will not act on SB 1929, which he derided as a Hail Mary pass that failed to accomplish what was needed because it did not include ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump tweets pick to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation: former DoJ official Christopher Wray

Joe Lieberman - Trump went with a law enforcement professional for the post. It wasn't until five hours after Trump's tweet that the White House finally issued a state...

Jun 08 2017

Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

The Senate Intelligence Committee began two days of highly anticipated hearings Wednesday that could shed new light on the state of the investigation into Russian meddlin...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open in United Kingdom election

So, in these final hours of campaigning, I would just say to all those undecided voters, please take a look at what we're promising on schools, hospitals, social care, ea...

Jun 08 2017

Donald Trump to nominate former Assistant AG Christopher Wrayas as FBI head

Wray helped lead the Department's efforts to address corporate fraud scandals and served on the President's Corporate Fraud Task Force, overseeing the Enron Task Force as...

Jun 08 2017

President Trump Discusses Infrastructure Plan in Ohio

Mortimer said the Trump administration has looked into the possibility of selling the value of current assets to private firms to allow them to capture any return on inve...

Jun 08 2017

In the room with Comey and Trump: Two alpha males face off

During a campaign stop in Wilmington Ohio a year ago, Trump said he would redirect billions of dollars in payments to the United Nations to combat climate change and "use...