Russian Federation denies Trump shared classified details during Oval Office meeting

Some of the leaders he'll meet come from countries the USA has intelligence-sharing agreements with. The Post said homeland security and counterterrorism adviser Thomas Bossert called the directors of the CIA and the National Security Agency afterw... More..

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by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tennessee Senator Bob Corker says White House is in 'downward spira

Soon after the report was published, the administration contended that it was false and that Trump did not reveal sources of intelligence, methods of gathering intelligence or military operations. "The presid...More..

Donald Trump: I shared info with Russian Federation for 'humanitarian reasons'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Donald Trump: I shared info with Russian Federation for 'humanitarian reasons'

Responding to the controversy on Twitter Mr Trump tweeted: "As President I wanted to share with Russian Federation (at an openly scheduled W.H. meeting) which I have the absolute right to do, facts pertaining...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Spicer Still Refusing to Expand on Trump Tweet About Taping Comey

Comey declined an invitation to speak to a closed session of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday and was replaced on a panel testifying before that committee last Thursday by his temporary replacemen...More..

Schumer Demands Making Trump-Russian Diplomats Transcripts Available to Congress
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Schumer Demands Making Trump-Russian Diplomats Transcripts Available to Congress

Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia told CNN he was "deeply" troubled by Trump's sharing of the information. The "story that came out tonight as reported is false", White House National Security Ad...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Texas Legislature Passes Bill That Could Put 'Sanctuary City' Officials in Jail

The bill now heads to the governor's desk. "Their prayer was silent, but they sang hymns and held signs that read 'My faith does not discriminate'". A legislative priority for Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick , Texas...More..

Trump acknowledges 'facts' shared with Russian envoys during White House meeting
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump acknowledges 'facts' shared with Russian envoys during White House meeting

He also tried to cast it as a generous and wise move. Asked about concerns Trump could have jeopardized United States intelligence relationships by sharing with Russian Federation information supplied by an a...More..

Ohio chief died exiting car at nursing home shooting
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ohio chief died exiting car at nursing home shooting

She, nurse Marlina Medrano and Kirkersville Police Chief Steven Eric Disario were killed in the Friday attack. The family of victim Marlina Medrano said Hartless had been in a relationship with her. In this...More..

Clapper: Institutions 'under assault' including by Trump
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Clapper: Institutions 'under assault' including by Trump

Lawmakers from both parties reprimanded Trump's actions, which included shifting explanations from the White House for Comey's dismissal and an ominous tweet by Trump that warned Comey against leaks to the pr...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Manchin criticizes House passage of health care bill

It notes that there are some elements in the ACA supported by the NRF , but it "opposed passage because of the law's failure to adequately address health care costs and its job-killing employer mandate". Despi...More..

Trump Defends Sharing 'Facts' About 'Terrorism And Airline Flight Safety' With Russia
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump Defends Sharing 'Facts' About 'Terrorism And Airline Flight Safety' With Russia

Generally speaking, if the United States receives intelligence from partner government A, it would not share that information with partner government B unless A had given permission. Trump's disclosures jeopard...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ex-employees say Trump secretly recorded many conversations at Trump Tower

The ranking Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee called it "inappropriate" because Sessions pledged to recuse himself from investigations into Russian interference in the election. You know, I mean, it...More..

Trump says new Federal Bureau of Investigation director could be confirmed next week
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump says new Federal Bureau of Investigation director could be confirmed next week

Meanwhile top Democratic lawmakers led by Indian American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi urged the White House to turn such a tape. Trump didn't provide further details Friday on whether he was taping conversa...More..

Anheuser-Busch boosts spending to adapt to fragmented market
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Anheuser-Busch boosts spending to adapt to fragmented market

In addition to improving water efficiency and reduce the amount of water used at the brewery, the money will go toward supporting a 1 megawatt solar power system installed past year, to replace aging pipes and ...More..

Father shocked after adult son accused of decapitating mom
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Father shocked after adult son accused of decapitating mom

The stabbing is being investigated by the Sandy police, who serve the town of Estacada, while the murder of the suspect's mother is being investigated by the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office. David Webb, fathe...More..

Trump has lost all credibility on national security matters, Tim Kaine says
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump has lost all credibility on national security matters, Tim Kaine says

He left without taking questions. The intel had originated, the Post reported , from a US partner that had not given the administration its approval to share the information with Russian Federation, which t...More..

UGA police investigate missing drugs within tennis programs
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UGA police investigate missing drugs within tennis programs

Manuel Diaz, the men's tennis coach, is listed as the reporting party and the UGA Athletic Association is listed as the victim. No names were included in the incident report, which was released to FOX 5 Tuesd...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump says Federal Bureau of Investigation director search 'moving rapidly'

The New York Democrat called on Republicans to put an independent investigation over party loyalty, and referenced the Republican senator who said of then-President Richard Nixon during the Watergate investig...More..

Trump says possible to pick new FBI director by next week
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump says possible to pick new FBI director by next week

It comes as the search intensifies to replace fired FBI Chief James Comey. The FBI and Congress are investigating Russian meddling in the presidential election and any ties to the Trump campaign. "I think loyal...More..

Defiant Trump says he has 'absolute right' to share intelligence with Russia
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Defiant Trump says he has 'absolute right' to share intelligence with Russia

He added: "The president and the foreign minister reviewed common threats from terrorist organisations to include threats to aviation". Collins said any disclosure "has the potential to jeopardize sources a...More..