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Jun 15 2017

Music festival in Germany evacuated after terror threat

Ring am Ring organisers said that they hope to continue the festival on Saturday and Sunday. Rock am Ring was supposed to be celebrating its 30th anniversary this year....

Jun 15 2017

14 die as fire engulfs London tower

Photos show the 24-story building engulfed in flames and smoke as dozens of firetrucks and firefighters worked frantically below to douse the blaze. It's very odd not bei...

Jun 15 2017

AG Jeff Sessions Asks Congress to Remove Federal Medical Marijuana Protections

Sessions said the protections, known as the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, would "inhibit" his department's ability to enforce the Controlled Substances Act, and he said it ...

Jun 15 2017

Trump Under Investigation for Possible Obstruction of Justice, Report Says

Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denied Tuesday having an undisclosed meeting with Russia's ambassador to the United States and conversations with any Russian ...

Jun 15 2017

Strong Storms Possible Today

We will see storms building late this morning through the afternoon and tapering off through the evening. It's a hot and humid day with temperatures up near 90 degrees an...

Jun 15 2017

Washington Post reports special prosecutor investigating obstruction of justice

But expressions of discontent with Mueller are bubbling up nonetheless. Mueller's investigative team has expanded in recent weeks. Trump and the White House disputed Co...

Jun 15 2017

Escaped Inmates Are 'Dangerous Beyond Description'

Sheriff Howard Sills said both inmates are now armed with the officers'.40 caliber Glock pistols. Donnie Rowe, the older of the two escaped prisoners, has the more viol...

Jun 15 2017

Sanders says he's 'sickened' by congressional baseball shooting

Hodgkinson . Bernie Sanders says the man who shot a congressman and four other people was apparently a volunteer on his losing 2016 presidential campaign. The police r...

Jun 15 2017

Special Counsel Robert Mueller Will Investigate President Trump

Trump was forced to fire Flynn in February after he misled the White House about his contacts with Russian officials previous year as a member of Trump's transition team...

Jun 15 2017

Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Comey was sacked May 9. They are said to be National Security Agency head Mike Rogers, his former deputy Richard Ledgett and national intelligence director Daniel Coa...

Jun 15 2017

Rob Manfred supports decision to play Congressional Baseball Game

Capitol Police officers, who happened to be at the practice only because they were assigned to protect House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , who was wounded in the attack....

Jun 15 2017

Deputy Attorney General: No good cause to fire Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, as special counsel one day after The New York Times publi...

Jun 15 2017

Rodman's N. Korea trip off to uncharacteristic low-key start

But State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the visit "had nothing to do with the release". A student at the University of Virginia, he had flown to North ...

Jun 15 2017

USA attorney general denies involvement in any collusion with Russian Federation

But he denied an alleged third encounter with Kislyak, at an April 27, 2016 reception for Trump at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington . Sessions also said he never ...

Jun 15 2017

Car dealership shames panhandler for turning down job

The sign further instructs individuals to donate to a more worthy cause. Disappointed with his response, managers at the dealership put a sign under the hood of a vehic...

Jun 15 2017

I didn't plot with Russia, Jeff Sessions tells US Senate

Sessions vigorously denied having an undisclosed meeting with Russia's ambassador to the U.S. He also declared it a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest he was awa...

Jun 15 2017

Iran arrests eight IS suspects over Tehran attacks

The Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attacks , which killed 17 people and wounded more than 40. Earlier, the Iran's Revolutionary Guards b...

Jun 15 2017

Otto Warmbier, American student released by North Korea, is in a coma

Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old American whose trip to North Korea ended in a 15-year prison sentence in 2016, has been released and is on his way back to the United Sta...

Jun 15 2017

Man released by North Korea has 'severe neurological injury'

The 22-year-old Warmbier, a University of Virginia undergraduate, was convicted and sentenced in a one-hour trial in North Korea's Supreme Court in March 2016. His releas...

Jun 15 2017

Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire counsel

The obstruction-of-justice investigation of the President began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to sources with the knowledge of the development. Comey t...