Donald Trump insists there is no evidence of his collusion with Russia

Flynn resigned February 13 after being asked to step down. Monday, CBS News also confirmed former President Obama counseled then-President-elect Trump to pick another national security adviser immediately after the election. Flynn served under Obam... More..

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2 adults, 1 child hospitalized after falling from Ferris wheel
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

2 adults, 1 child hospitalized after falling from Ferris wheel

One witness, Laura Lewis, had been on a different ride with her two kids at the festival when she said she saw one of the buckets in the Ferris wheel flip and dump three people out. "The Rhododendron Festival w...More..

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Trump administration has not demanded settlement freeze, new ambassador to Israel says

Also not discussed, the official told Haaretz, was the diplomatic flap between USA consulate officials in Jerusalem and representatives of the prime minister's office about the status of the Western Wall. The n...More..

White House: Trump interviewing 4 Federal Bureau of Investigation candidates
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

White House: Trump interviewing 4 Federal Bureau of Investigation candidates

After Trump's firing of ex-director James Comey, administration critics have demanded a bipartisan nominee who can be trusted to conduct an impartial inquiry into ties between Russian Federation and the preside...More..

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Donald Trump Reportedly Wants Flynn Back in the White House

President Trump will speak at the commencement ceremony today at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT. He said he spoke to a person who was present at the meeting between Trump and Russian officials...More..

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Chris Cornell, 1 of rock's respected voices, dies at 52

Hours after he played in Detroit with his main band Soundgarden on Wednesday evening, first responders rushed to his room at the MGM Grand hotel after being alerted by his family, a police spokeswoman said. R...More..

President Putin ready to provide records of Trump-Lavrov talks
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

President Putin ready to provide records of Trump-Lavrov talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin says "political schizophrenia" has gripped the US, as he discussed reports that President Trump had shared secrets with Russia's top diplomats. I have people brief me on great i...More..

Robert E. Lee monument in New Orleans could come down overnight
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Robert E. Lee monument in New Orleans could come down overnight

In 2004, the words "slave owner" were painted on the monument's base. Evidently, the members of this impromptu band weren't the only musicians watching as the Beauregard monument came down. The city said it w...More..

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Senate Intelligence Committee leaders demand Comey's notes

It remains to be seen whether Trump reciprocated that loyalty to such a degree that he broke the law in order to protect Flynn - or, perhaps, whether Trump and Flynn both colluded with the Russian government in...More..

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Would the House really need to vote again on health care?

The House's health care bill, which passed earlier this month still hasn't been sent to the Senate. House Republicans narrowly passed the measure on May 4. Maybe because the bill represents another broken promi...More..

Trump World knew Flynn was under investigation when he was hired
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Trump World knew Flynn was under investigation when he was hired

McGahn II, who is now the White House's chief counsel on January 4, the New York Times reports . The sources cited in the Times report note that Flynn notified the Trump transition team about a month after...More..

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Trump defiant, doubting top advisers as White House in turmoil, sources say

Said Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina: "He's probably glad to leave town, and a lot of us are glad he's leaving for a few days". The White House has denied reports the embattled President had personall...More..

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Trump Says He Never Asked Comey to Close Flynn Probe

Trump, whose administration has been dogged by allegations that Russia helped him win the White House and that he and his allies are too cosy with Moscow, has defended his decision to discuss intelligence with ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Turkish President's Bodyguards Allegedly Involved in Violent Altercation With Protesters in DC

Photos and videos on social media showed people kicking and punching as police tried to intervene. We are communicating our concern to the Turkish government in the strongest possible terms. A police spokesma...More..

Tornado touches down in Oklahoma, no injuries reported
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Tornado touches down in Oklahoma, no injuries reported

Tornadoes are rated on a six-point scale, from the weakest (EF-0) to the strongest (EF-5). "It's up there, on top of another house", said Weiland. High winds on the backside of the Elk City tornado, which w...More..

State of emergency declared in tornado damaged areas
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

State of emergency declared in tornado damaged areas

The weather service says the twister packed winds of 120 to 130 miles per hour, or even slightly stronger, when it hit the trailer park near Chetek on Tuesday evening. The Sheriff said the Wisconsin DNR was out...More..

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Rosenstein Briefing to Senate Suggests Russia Probe Now Criminal, Republican Senator Says

President Donald Trump later acknowledged that he had already thought about dismissing Comey and had been perturbed by "this Russian Federation thing", fueling criticism that Rosenstein's memo merely served a...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Former US, Arizona leaders support Mueller selection to lead Russian Federation election probe

The No. 2 Senate Republican, John Cornyn of Texas, said he is supportive of investigations in Congress but expressed concern about the "proliferation" of hearings. "We look forward to getting this whole situati...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

What's obstruction of justice and does Comey memo on Flynn prove it?

A quick history lesson: Nixon's resignation amid scandal meant he was never impeached , and only two USA presidents have been so sanctioned. Johnson escaped removal from office by a single vote. Here's how the...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Senate Judiciary Committee Wants FBI's Comey Memos

U.S. Representative Adam Kinzinger joined a small but growing number of Republican lawmakers who have said they would back some sort of independent investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election. Surro...More..