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May 12 2017

Comey infuriated Trump with refusal to preview Senate testimony: aides

Officially, Comey was sacked for mishandling the issue with former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's alleged misuse of private email servers , but Senate Demo...

May 12 2017

Allison Janney slams fake news at Not The White House Correspondent's Dinner

The Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj served as host, and he wasted little time addressing Trump with a Game of Thrones reference roughly three minutes into his...

May 12 2017

In Heated Exchange, Kellyanne Conway Battles Anderson Cooper Over Comey Dismissal

But CNN's Anderson Cooper wasn't exactly thrilled with some of her responses, especially when he asked why Trump was suddenly so concerned about Comey's handling of the...

May 12 2017

Jared Kushner takes a page out of Terry McAuliffe's playbook

NPR White House correspondent Tamara Keith reports. KEITH: About 10,000 visas are now awarded through the program annually, but the program's rapid expansion has al...

May 12 2017

Kremlin says feels 'cautious optimism' after Trump meeting with Lavrov

On Tuesday, Trump fired Comey , who had been leading the investigation into whether there was collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials. In a report o...

May 12 2017

Fidget spinners banned from Seminole County school

Meant to help children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism, anxiety, or other conditions relieve tension and focus better, fidget spinners have become a...

May 12 2017

8 members of Penn State frat due in court in pledge's death

A Pennsylvania judge is expected to arraign the defendants on Tuesday and set bail. District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller warned the eight former fraternity brothers not...

May 12 2017

Senate intel panel subpoenas Michael Flynn documents

Mark Warner, the committee's Democratic vice chairman, say the panel had first requested the documents from Flynn on April 28. The Trump administration denies any collu...

May 12 2017

Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

Ties between Seoul and Beijing have soured over the South's deployment of a controversial U.S. anti-missile system aimed at guarding against threats from the nuclear-ar...

May 12 2017

Who coined 'prime the pump'? Definitely not Donald Trump

I came up with it a couple of days ago and I thought it was good", Trump said in the interview . Trump was promptly checked by Merriam Webster, which noted that ...

May 12 2017

Why Turks in Germany won't be allowed to vote on death penalty

Berlin: The Social Democrats, stung by defeat in a state election, fell to their lowest level in more than three months. The Turkish Minister, the first senior official...

May 12 2017

Tim Allen Comedy 'Last Man Standing' Canceled By ABC After 6 Seasons

It is now unclear if the same issue may have popped up again, only earlier, and led to the decision to cancel the series. In its sixth and final season, Last Man Stand...

May 12 2017

Malta's GDP almost three times that of eurozone

The 19-country eurozone will grow by 1.7 percent in 2017 followed by 1.8 percent in 2018, the Commission said in its spring economic forecasts. "The continuation of sol...

May 12 2017

Australia has "better health care than we do"

US President Donald Trum celebrates with Congressional Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after his healthcare bill was approved by the House of Representa...

May 12 2017

Hamas announces arrest in shooting of top militant

Haniya, who was elected as Hamas's new political chief last week, said more details would be released in coming days, and he expected the suspect to be executed. Just one...

May 12 2017

Abe, Moon discuss North Korea, 'comfort women' issue

The TV programme also accused the USA of speeding up the deployment before the conservative government in South Korea handed over power. Moon was part of the liberal Ro...

May 12 2017

The 2017 Federal Budget: 5 ways it could affect you

Measures introduced by Treasurer Scott Morrison in the Federal Budget on Tuesday to remove certain deductions for investors have been touted as removing pressure from the...

May 12 2017

Security situation in Afghanistan likely to get worse: U.S. intel chief

The request was made in recent days, ahead of a major conference of Allied leaders, which will likely see the U.S. commit thousands more troops, including special forces....

May 12 2017

Macron to take over as president of France on Sunday

Right wing parties have to bear loss in recently held presidential elections in France. Jean-Paul Delevoye, head of the committee for selecting parliamentary candidat...

May 12 2017

Dept. of Ag Plans to Loosen Obama School Lunch Programs

For now, the reforms are not viewed as drastic ones, as they will only allow schools to offer children 1 percent chocolate and strawberry milk again, instead of the u...