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NSA backtracks on sharing number of Americans caught in warrant-less spying

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats defended Section 702 on Wednesday, telling the committee that 702 collection "has produced and continues to produc...


National Spelling Bee a fiercer competition than NBA Finals Game 1

The 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee competition will be held from May 30, 2017 through June 1, 2017. "OK, you really have to give me a word I know right ...


State tops nation for percentage of rural children on Medicaid

That compares to 38 percent of urban children. "Medicaid provides critical access to life-saving treatment and protection from rising health care costs to man...


Police searching Arkansas landfill in Boulder killing

The Boulder Police Department had contacted the Conway Police Department in February about the disappearance of the 25-year-old woman and her daughter, who we...


Prosecutors: NSA contractor may have had plans for more leaks

Earlier, the United States Justice Department announced charges against victor with Top Secret security clearance, after she allegedly leaked classified informa...


Climate accord was bad deal for US -- Joseph Tripalin

David Ige aligns the state's goals with the Paris climate accord . States are continuing to fight back against President Trump's decision to withdraw from ...


Jeff Sessions suggested he could resign amid rising tension with President Trump

But alas, with Trump there is no reciprocal loyalty. The friction between the two men stems from the attorney general's abrupt decision in March to recuse hi...


'Gays for Trump' Banned from Participating in Charlotte Pride Parade

The Los Angeles pride parade and festival is this weekend, but apparently it's no longer the same pride parade people are used to. "Living in the city, yo...


Trump Said to Have No Plan to Fire Sessions as Attorney General

Sources told The New York Times that Sessions offered to resign because he "needed the freedom to do his job". Comey said when asked how Sessions reacted. B...


What we learned from Former FBI director James Comey's testimony

But he declined to offer an opinion on whether it met such a threshold. After the disastrous North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting two weeks ago, Trump's s...


Foster parents, adopters needed for pets at Franklin County Humane Society

The observations of a township building code official at the home were reported to the humane society , leading a humane officer to obtain a search warrant, wh...


Wreckage, bodies found after Myanmar plane crash

More than a dozen relatives of those on board the aircraft gathered at a crisis centre in an army base in the southern coastal town of Myeik , some weeping, ...


Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

A motorcycle repairman reads a newspaper at his shop near Iran's parliament building in Tehran , Iran, Thursday, May 8, 2017, a day after a pair of stunnin...


U.S. intelligence contractor pleads not guilty to leaking charge

Accused leaker Reality Winner leaves the U.S. District Courthouse in Augusta, Ga ., following a bond hearing Thursday afternoon June 8, 2017. Solari said inves...


London's Mayor Wants To Cancel Trump's State Visit To The UK

Trump criticized Khan on Twitter Monday for his handling of the attack, calling his efforts to calm the public a " pathetic excuse". "I don't think we sh...


Tucker EXPOSES Comey's 'Inconsistent Behavior' with Clinton and Trump

With the eyes of the world upon him, the former top investigator was a paragon of self-control from the moment he walked into the hearing room on Thursday morni...


Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured

Family members have confirmed that Sarah Harmening was the passenger who lost her life in a tragic church bus accident in south Fulton, Thursday. A man wh...


Top intel officials weren't pressured to intervene on Russian Federation probes

And you're telling me that Dan Coats didn't quite deny that, at least not in public. "I'm not going to discuss the specifics of any conversations with the p...


Trump's Personal Attorney Denies Comey Allegations, Says Comments Vindicate President

Trump's tweet said: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication. and WOW, Comey is a leaker". Comey admitted Thursday that he ...


Judge won't dismiss Michelle Carter case; defense to begin calling witnesses

In dozens of text messages and telephone calls, Michelle Carter , then 17, repeatedly urged Conrad Roy III, 18, to kill himself, prosecutor Maryclare Flynn s...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions is said to have offered to resign

Mr Sessions, 70, occupies a unique role in Mr Trump's world. Sessions' decision to recuse himself in March reportedly infuriated President Trump - anger t...


Lawyer denies US President Donald Trump obstructed Federal Bureau of Investigation, demanded loyalty

Comey also said in his written testimony that Trump, in a odd private encounter near the grandfather clock in the Oval Office, pushed him to end his investigati...


Hyundai vehicles being recalled for hood latches, warning lights

Nothing major like the infamous ignition switch from GM or the ongoing Takata airbag business, then, even though the hood latch issue could potentially have mor...


Qatar nationals, expats banned from UAE airports

Iran, which was hit by an Islamic State attack on Wednesday, has called for talks to settle the dispute. Saudi Arabia has completely shut Qatar's only land bo...


Continetti: This One Tweet May Lead to Trump's Impeachment

Russel Neiss, who created the bot, was inspired by a tweet from New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman suggesting Trump's tweets be taken seriously, and f...


Trump's social media director admonished for political tweet

He tweeted April 1 from his personal account, " justinamash is a big liability". "In addition, we note that Mr. Scavino was recently counseled about the Hatc...


On The Comey Hearing And Trump As An Impossible Boss

During the hearing, Comey - who was sacked by the president in early-May - said he believes he was terminated from his position "because of something about th...


Anemic Comey testimony leaves president off the hook

Below are five of the questions Comey refused to answer during the open session on Thursday. "It's my judgment that I was sacked because of the Russian Federa...


Russian lawmaker scoffs at Comey testimony

On Friday, May 12, three days after he had ousted Comey, Trump tweeted that his former Federal Bureau of Investigation director "better hope" there were no ta...


California Senators Question Former FBI Director Comey On Trump And Russia

Here's a rundown of curious points Comey was asked to elaborate on but couldn't-at least "in an open setting". "And I then said, 'You'll always have honesty fro...


Trump Addresses Infrastructure, Health Care in Ohio

And Trump replied to a reporter's question that he wishes Comey "good luck" during his Senate Intelligence Committee testimony. It includes detailed descripti...


Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

The 25-year-old worked as a contractor for the government and is accused of giving classified information from the National Security Agency to an online news o...


Accused leaker, an Air Force vet, ordered to remain jailed pending trial

She was arrested Saturday by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents on charges that she made copies of a classified report containing top-secret information and...


Labour's Corbyn says he's 'ready to serve'

Support from the DUP would allow the Conservatives to reach the 326 seats needed for a majority in parliament. Labour , led by Corbyn, did much better than m...


Russian Federation interfered in United States presidential polls with objective: James Comey

The ex-director's statement deepened questions about the basis for his May 9 dismissal and about whether Trump's actions constituted obstruction of justice. Com...