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Jun 15 2017

Sessions's Testimony Clears Sessions (But Not Trump)

Sessions told Wyden he "basically recused" himself from the Russian Federation investigation during his first day as attorney general because he "never accessed ...

Jun 15 2017

White House Plays Down Talk of Firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

At the time , Sessions said he was recusing himself only because he was involved in the 2016 campaign as an adviser to the Trump campaign. National Security Agency...

Jun 15 2017

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein affirmed his support for Russian Federation special counsel Robert Mueller on Tuesday, despite recent suggestions that President...

Jun 15 2017

John Major: Tory-DUP deal could jeopardise Northern Ireland peace

Clarke also backed May remaining in Number 10 despite her failure to retain the Conservative Party's parliamentary majority at Thursday's general election. "This new ar...

Jun 15 2017

Death toll rises to 12 in London blaze

Fire crews are continuing to tackle "pockets of fire" in the building with many people still unaccounted for. "I sat there watching my house burn down and watching peop...

Jun 15 2017

'Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority'

Speaking ahead of the visit, Mrs May said the two leaders were determined that the internet could not be used as a "safe space" for terrorists. That should fortify Macr...

Jun 15 2017

White House: Trump won't sack special counsel Robert Mueller

Sessions frustrated some committee members by refusing to answer questions about the president: Had Trump complained about his recusing himself , as reported in the pres...

Jun 15 2017

Republican House Whip Scalise Was Shot In The Hip This Morning

A staffer with Rep. He was not shot by the gunman. In all, five people were taken to area hospitals , including the suspect, Alexandria police said. Then "a burst of g...

Jun 15 2017

London fire: baby caught after being dropped from 10th floor

She said at least 200 firefighters are battling the blaze, and evacuating residents from the building. Newham Council has said it is carrying out extra checks on its t...

Jun 15 2017

BC Liberal cabinet sworn in but defeat looms for minority government

Environment Minister Jordan Sturdy. It was Finance Minister Mike de Jong's seventh swearing-in over his career in politics. NDP leader John Horgan says the rental ...

Jun 15 2017

President Trump pleased with Sessions testimony

But in the rat-a-tat-tat of follow-up questions, Sessions slowly pried that door open again, by increasingly hedging his answers. "It would be premature to me to deny the...

Jun 15 2017

Firefighters battling massive blaze at London high-rise apartment building

Eyewitnesses described people trapped in the burning Grenfell Tower , in north Kensington, screaming for help and yelling for their children to be saved. The people who ...

Jun 15 2017

US Congressman shot at baseball practice

Capitol Police said officers who were part of Scalise's security detail returned fire and wounded the shooter, who was taken into custody. Mr Scalise was shot in t...

Jun 15 2017

The future of women's tennis is now: French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko

Ostapenko was unseeded and a massive outsider for the event at Roland Garros but she defied all the odds with a 4-6 6-4 6-3 victory over Romanian Simona Halep in the fi...

Jun 15 2017

Theresa May 'will not resign' despite Tory election disaster

The opposition party had been down in the dumps, with dismal polling and a general disdain for whether leader Jeremy Corbyn was "prime ministerial". EU Brexit negotiato...

Jun 15 2017

Sessions talked, Comey talked ... now what?

SHAPIRO: To help us understand the principle that allows Sessions to avoid answering these questions, we're joined by Steve Vladeck. "Thank you for saying that, Sen". S...

Jun 15 2017

Election 2017: Parties push to meet Scottish voters

Ms Sturgeon also said it was important to have organisations like the European Union to help deal with global problems such as climate change and said no single country...

Jun 15 2017

British PM May to meet Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader on Thursday

Theresa May appeared contrite, Conservative MPs at the meeting said. Davis, who said that some policies in the government's programme would now be pruned back, was o...

Jun 15 2017

Britain's Theresa May in tough talks on forging governing alliance

May faced Conservative party lawmakers at a meeting of its 1922 Committee. The major problem with the Brexit stance of the United Kingdom government prior to the e...

Jun 15 2017

Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaig

Bernie Sanders said the gunman had been among the many volunteers on his presidential campaign. "Sanders said he was 'sickened by this despicable act" and condemned ...