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May 19 2017

Trump claims 'witch hunt' amid Russian Federation probe

Claire McCaskill, D-Missouri, said , after leaving a closed-door briefing with Rosenstein for the full Senate on Capitol Hill. Leahy said he knew Mueller well from ...

May 19 2017

Britain will continue to share intelligence with Trump, says Theresa May

Those allegations are already very much in the news thanks to Trump firing Comey - the man leading an investigation into his campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation...

May 19 2017

Trump says special counsel appointment "hurts our country terribly"

In a short statement issued by the White House on Wednesday (May 17), Trump maintained that his campaign did not collaborate with " any foreign entity". Earlier, Preside...

May 19 2017

Congress wants to 'hear from' Comey about bombshell report

House Speaker Paul Ryan says Congress needs "the facts" after a new report about President Trump and former FBI Director Comey. Then another political bombshell explo...

May 19 2017

Trump says, speaking for himself, there was no collusion with Russia

In a statement, Mueller said: "I accept this responsibility and will discharge it to the best of my ability". "The general consensus is it was a good decision to pick...

May 19 2017

Trump complains of 'witch hunt' Russian Federation probe in paranoid tweets

Putin said he could come up with "no other explanation" for why Trump was being targeted other than "political schizophrenia". "We see political schizophrenia developin...

May 19 2017

Trump decries special prosecutor probing Russia 'links'

For now at least, the Russian Federation probes are the purview of Mueller and the congressional Intelligence committees. Under pressure to provide guarantees to Congre...

May 19 2017

Melania Trump announces first overseas trip as first lady

It is not out of the realm of possibility that this will be Israel's price for overlooking the damage done to Israeli intelligence sources and capabilities by the presi...

May 19 2017

Trump willing to use engagement on North Korea crisis: South Korea envoy

The North claimed the rocket was capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, although there are doubts whether the country could build a warhead small enough to fit into a mis...

May 19 2017

General Election polls: Labour close in on Tories after manifesto launch

On Westminster voting intention, the Tory lead is still substantial, at 15 points, but they remain stable at 49 per cent vote share, whilst Labour has grown from 26 per c...

May 19 2017

'Don't Be Another Obama' - Saudi Columnist Issues Plea to Trump

The Trump administration has agreed that it poses a great threat to national security and is eager to rectify this. "We are in the final stages of a series of deals", t...

May 19 2017

Toby Keith to perform men-only concert in Saudi Arabia amid Trump trip

Undercutting Trump's credibility and stature as he meets world leaders, Trump's nascent presidency is troubled at home and may not last a full four years. The reception s...

May 19 2017

Trump hired Flynn despite knowing he was under investigation

Coupled with the Times report, it also added fuel to an old Flynn-related scandal. McClatchy's reported that former President Obama and his national security advise...

May 19 2017

Korean officials meet in attempt to fix ties

China's foreign minister Wang Yi and state councilor Yang Jiechi will also be joining the pair in discussion. "President Moon told me to have enough conversation and ex...

May 19 2017

Fact Check: 'We Don't Have Health Care In This Country,' Trump Says

More than 6 million Americans have pre-existing health conditions and patchy health insurance coverage that would leave them vulnerable to stiff premium hikes under ...

May 19 2017

President Trump: I Didn't Ask Comey to Drop The Flynn Investigation

Former FBI Director James Comey now says he tried to hide among the tall, blue curtains adorning a White House meeting room in an attempt to hide from President Trump at ...

May 19 2017

U.S. Treasury Department Imposes Sanctions on Venezuelan Supreme Court

On Monday Venezuelans launched a seventh week of anti-government demonstrations by blocking roads, vowing not to budge all day in protest at a deadly political and econom...

May 19 2017

Shaken By Protests, Venezuela Sees Casualties Mount As Showdown Deepens

At least two people have died in renewed clashes between protesters and police in Venezuela . An especially grisly 24 hours of turmoil coming after almost two months o...

May 19 2017

Speeding vehicle strikes pedestrians in New York City's Times Square

Her 13-year-old sister was with her and was injured in the incident. She graduated from Portage Central High School previous year, the Detroit Free Press reported . Deta...

May 19 2017

Trump Wigs Out During Liberty Commencement Address And Rants About His Critics

And he says the more that people say something can't be done, "the more you should be absolutely determined to prove them wrong". Jerry Falwell Jr., president of evan...