Trump suggests he may cancel all White House press briefings

The US President has insisted Mr Comey, who he fired earlier this week, assured him at a dinner in January that he was not personally under investigation for collusion with Russian Federation before the election. The No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, Ric... More..

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AG Jeff Sessions' sentencing memo could hurt the wrongfully convicted
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

AG Jeff Sessions' sentencing memo could hurt the wrongfully convicted

The Justice Department on Friday released a memo from Sessions ordering federal prosecutors to pursue the highest charges possible, including those that carry mandatory minimum sentences, for drug offenders. ...More..

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White House Says Trump's 'Tapes' Tweet About Comey Wasn't a Threat

The veiled threat added to the storm over Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on Tuesday. He said at that dinner, Comey told him he was not under investigation. Comey again promised his "honesty", but did not p...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Korea will talk to U.S. "if conditions are there", says diplomat

Choe Son Hui, director general of the North Korean foreign ministry's North America office, was on her way to Pyongyang when she made the remarks at an airport in Beijing, the Yonhap news agency reported. Accor...More..

Marijuana legalization bill squeaks through Vermont House
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Marijuana legalization bill squeaks through Vermont House

The House gave preliminary approval Monday to the measure that would provide a way to investigate ethical complaints about state officials. The Florida House is advancing a medical marijuana proposal packed w...More..

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Trump Threatens to Stop White House Press Briefings

Trump's latest tweet alluding to the possibility of recordings further added to the heightened drama of the past two days as the White House tries to do damage control on the messaging surrounding Comey's fir...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Former DNI James Clapper Reveals Comey Was 'Uneasy' About Dinner With Trump

Reports are circulating that one of the main reasons Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey because the latter wouldn't give the president a pledge of loyalty. Democrats quickly seized on the dispute, dema...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Conductor to be charged with causing 'catastrophe' in deadly Amtrak crash

Attorneys Thomas Kline, left, Richard Sprague and Robert Mongeluzzi take part in a news conference while standing next to a photo of train engineer Brandon Bostian in Philadelphia on Thursday. Though the Nati...More..

Trump pressures Senate on health care bill
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Trump pressures Senate on health care bill

The president expressed optimism yesterday, tweeting: "Republican Senators will not let the American people down!" Collins added that she would like to a bipartisan group of Senators take on health care, ...More..

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James Clapper destroys Trump's favorite talking point about the Russian Federation investigation

But early Friday afternoon, MSNBC had Clapper on to explain, once and for all, why Trump's tweet is dishonest. On Friday morning, as President Trump faced withering scrutiny for his decision to fire the FBI...More..

Boy, 8, beaten unconscious days before days before killing himself
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Boy, 8, beaten unconscious days before days before killing himself

School officials originally claimed Gabriel fainted, attorney Carla Leader told the Associated Press . The file included a copy of a February 3 email from a homicide detective to an assistant principal at C...More..

Dallas paramedic shooting suspect found dead, 2nd body found
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Dallas paramedic shooting suspect found dead, 2nd body found

After blocking access to the area Monday, police sent a robot into Brown's home, where it found Brown and his roommate dead. Officials said An will need "extensive medical treatment to get him back up to par" a...More..

Pence to campaign for GOP House candidate in Montana
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Pence to campaign for GOP House candidate in Montana

The Montana special election is seen increasingly as a key battle for Republicans working to keep their House majority and Democrats looking to capitalize on President Trump's historically low approval ratings....More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Trump On Firing Comey: 'It Was Set Up A While Ago'

I have the highest respect for his considerable abilities and his integrity; and it has been the greatest privilege and honor of my professional life to work with him". "My decision", he said. Trump maintains...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Woman repeatedly rammed into tree, killed in Morgan Park

The 24-year-old got into her auto and chased the younger woman down a sidewalk in the 11400th block of South May Street. She then crashed into the teen, repeatedly striking her against a tree before fleeing t...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hannity's Interview With Kris Kobach Proves Election Commission Is About Voter Suppression

The Vice Chair of Donald Trump's new "election integrity" commission has been successfully sued four times for voter suppression, according to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Schneiderman said hi...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

White House refuses to say whether Trump taped Comey talks

But critics will question whether Trump is perhaps implying that he recorded his conversations with Comey. When it comes down to it, proving that Trump's decision to fire Comey was an obstruction of justice wou...More..

Republican who revived health bill faces onslaught of anger
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Republican who revived health bill faces onslaught of anger

MacArthur's actions caused anger among other moderates, 20 of whom voted against the AHCA, but it set the groundwork for the bill to pass the House. You are the reason I stay up at night", said Pine Beach res...More..

I was going to fire 'showboat' James Comey 'regardless'
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

I was going to fire 'showboat' James Comey 'regardless'

So why did he make the decision? Clips of the interview released by the network show Trump blasting Comet as "a showboat" and "a grandstander". The FBI has been in turmoil. I was going to fire regardless of r...More..

Spicer: WH Reviewed DOJ Evidence On Flynn And 'Did The Right Thing'
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Spicer: WH Reviewed DOJ Evidence On Flynn And 'Did The Right Thing'

Of how she went to the White House early this year to convey that President Trump's top national security adviser was lying about his Russian contacts, that the Russians knew it, that the adviser, General Micha...More..