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Jun 12 2017

Qatar crisis issue may turn to global problem: Turkish PM Binali Yildirim

The three Gulf states severed transit links and gave Qatari visitors and residents two weeks to leave their countries. "The relations between Qatar and the United State...

Jun 12 2017

More mature Draymond Green ready for game 5

The comeback Cavaliers are at it again. Kevin Durant was not with Golden State a year ago when the Cavaliers snatched the last three games from the Warriors to become...

Jun 12 2017

Comey Testimony Hysterics Perfectly Summed Up in 5 Hilarious Cartoons

Trump again refused to say if there are tapes of his conversations at the White House. As far as the Justice Department investigation of the president is concerned, we k...

Jun 12 2017

Five killed in workplace shooting in Orlando

Authorities in Orlando , Florida, say an employee fired from an awning factory returned Monday and shot to death five people before killing himself. "He was sacked som...

Jun 12 2017

At least one victor in $448 million US Powerball lottery

There is at least one Powerball ticket - purchased in California - that matched all of the winning numbers drawn Saturday night for the $447.8 million jackpot, lotter...

Jun 12 2017

Donald Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony

Facing a Senate committee Thursday, Comey portrayed Trump as dismissive of the FBI's independence. Comey said he began documenting his meetings with Trump because o...

Jun 12 2017

Trump on existence of Comey recordings: 'You're going to be very disappointed'

He testified that Trump invited him to a private dinner at the White House on January 27, where the president said , "I need loyalty". At the same time, the head of the ...

Jun 12 2017

What you should know about long-term care insurance

On May 2 the House of Representatives narrowly voted (217 to 213) to pass a bill to repeal the 2010 Affordable Care Act and to replace it with the American Health Care...

Jun 12 2017

Sessions will testify on Russian Federation but he may not do it publicly

Kasowitz has declared Trump "completely vindicated" by Comey's assertion that he told the president he was not personally a target of the FBI's investigation into whether...

Jun 12 2017

" "Trump calls Comey "leaks" of memos "'cowardly'"

Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said: "100 percent". The closest comparison, he said, was the appearance 44 years ago of President Richard Nixon's Whi...

Jun 12 2017

Trump Eager to Rebut Comey Testimony Under Oath

Still, he maintained he had never asked Comey for a pledge of allegiance. Oh. So, according to the president - who seemed to be glancing down at some notes while spea...

Jun 12 2017

Senator tweets to Jeff Sessions: 'You can't run forever'

Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Jack Reed on Sunday questioned why Sessions was involved in Trump's May 9 dismissal of Comey after he had recused hims...

Jun 12 2017

Trump won't say if conversations with Comey were taped

Trump's personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, disputed both statements after Thursday's hearing , essentially pitting the two accounts against each other. In April, the New ...

Jun 12 2017

For Donald Trump, the 'cloud' just grew that much darker

During a Rose Garden news conference on Friday, President Donald Trump said for the first time that he is "100 percent" willing to give a sworn account of his inter...

Jun 11 2017

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

Two tickets with five numbers, but missing the Powerball number, were also sold and are worth more than $322,000 each. Sun City is largely a retirement community about ...

Jun 11 2017

White House, intel chiefs want to make digital spying law permanent

Comey to make the investigation go away", said Wyden, an Oregon Democrat. The Post last month reported Trump had appealed to Rogers, if he could, to publicly deny t...

Jun 11 2017

'Anti-Sharia' protestors clash with counter demonstrators

Seattle police used tear gas to disperse rowdy demonstrators and made arrested three people for obstructing law enforcement. The department said it was still reviewing...

Jun 11 2017

Most Americans Don't Think Trump's 'Travel Ban' Is Anti-Muslim

While Hamilton says he won't go that far in his prediction, he does think that the Supreme Court , on a 5-4 decision, will uphold the president's travel ban. If the orde...

Jun 11 2017

Northern Ireland's DUP says talks ongoing with PM May's Conservatives

While May is staying in office for now, in the medium term, her chances of remaining at 10 Downing Street look dim. She has avoided joining other world leaders, like Germ...

Jun 11 2017

Trump '100 per cent' willing to testify on Comey

In broad strokes, Trump's tweet was accurate. Nor did Trump directly ask him to shut down the investigation on Russia or Michael Flynn , the shortlived national se...