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Jun 14 2017

Trump says Comey's 'leaks' are more prevalent

Trump says Comey's testimony also vindicated him from allegations that he colluded with Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election. Trump's Twitter acco...

Jun 14 2017

Students not involved in altering pro-Trump photos

The quote was nowhere to be found in the yearbook. The yearbook adviser, who is also a teacher at the school, was suspended with pay, Dyer said in an email to NBC News....

Jun 14 2017

Protest held as Texas deputy, husband in court over death

The medical examiner ruled Hernandez, 24, died from strangulation and chest compression. On May 28, police said the incident began when Terry Thompson pulled up to a De...

Jun 14 2017

Donald Trump claims 'total vindication' after James Comey accused him of lies

On Friday, the leaders of the House of Representatives intelligence committee's investigation said they had asked Comey for his notes and memos about his discussions wi...

Jun 14 2017

Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on

He could face up to 10 years in prison for each charge. In later police interviews, Constand said she had spent time alone with Cosby at his home before the alleged ass...

Jun 14 2017

Will Jeff Sessions answer or dodge today's Senate questions on Trump, Comey?

He also had prior conversations with Comey, who testified last week that, following a February 14 meeting with Trump, he told Sessions that he never again wanted to be le...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions furiously denies Russian collusion as a 'detestable and appalling lie'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, center, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington , Tuesday, June 13, 2017 , before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing o...

Jun 14 2017

Maine's Collins says Trump should turn over Comey tapes

Trump said he is " 100 percent " willing to "speak under oath" to give his version of those events. "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near fut...

Jun 14 2017

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Just Nailed Down Trump's Climate Views

We can already see the impact of climate change from the various water shortages, intense storms, scorching heat waves and vast flooding occurring around the world. Mr. T...

Jun 14 2017

American held by North Korea is evacuated in a coma

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's statement . He had not been seen in public since his detention, and Swedish diplomats representing US interests - the USA has no dip...

Jun 14 2017

White House: Trump will not fire special investigator

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions reacts angrily to questions from US Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) as he testifies before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capit...

Jun 14 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to face sharp questions on Trump, Russia, Comey

And if so, did he know it would become public? Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden of OR asked Sessions about suggestions arising from Comey's testimony last week that there was ...

Jun 14 2017

No indication Russian Federation wants positive relationship with US -Mattis

But the White House "already has given Mattis similar authority to beef up troop levels for the anti-ISIS fight in Iraq and Syria ", he adds. "Unless we change the...

Jun 14 2017

Will Jeff Sessions invoke executive privilege? Spicer won't say

Sessions, whose contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US during the presidential campaign has sparked questions, agreed Saturday, June 10, to appear before the Senate ...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

He says he does not recall any private meetings or conversations with Russian officials at that event. Addressing allegations that he had unreported meetings with Russi...

Jun 14 2017

Mayors of Pittsburgh and Paris Say They Have Their Own Climate Deal

David Ige . On behalf of Oglethorpe University located in Brookhaven, GA, President Lawrence Schall has joined a group of some 1,220 governors, mayors, business, inve...

Jun 14 2017

Trump to push Obamacare repeal in lunch with senators

The sources say the president did not specify what aspects of the bill he was characterizing. In a meeting with Republican senators involved in drafting a health care ...

Jun 14 2017

Sen. Coons: Sessions Trying to 'Shield His Testimony' From Public

Sessions is scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 EST. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, an intelligence committee member, said senators were ...

Jun 14 2017

Two Georgia correctional officers killed, police hunt for 2 inmates

Said Dozier: "We will find them and they will pay the price". The inmates are accused of killing two correctional officers on Tuesday morning, according to authoritie...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions asks that his Senate testimony be public

The implication that Sessions suggested the firing raises eyebrows as Comey had been leading the counterintelligence investigation into potential ties between Trump's cam...