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US Intelligence Chiefs Push for Permanent OK to Eavesdrop on Foreign Communications

In an often contentious hearing on Capitol Hill, two intelligence chiefs testified Wednesday that they've never felt pressured to take improper actions regardin...


House Democrats Warn Trump on Blocking Comey's Testimony

The White House faces a dilemma over whether to block Comey's highly anticipated testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is probing any ties ...


Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

Rogers said he would not address any specific discussions he might have had with Trump . Top US intelligence officials were grilled by lawmakers on We...


Shootout at Texas auto dealership leaves 3 dead

The pair, 33-year-old Gabriel Bernal and 54-year-old Fidel Garcia, tracked their fugitive, Ramon Michael Hutchinson, also known as Raymond, to Greenville. The b...


Late woes again doom Royals in 6-3 loss at San Diego

Pinch-hitter Franchy Cordero followed with a two-run double and scored when Yangervis Solarte's fly to right fell between Kansas City second baseman Whit Mer...


Elderly lawmaker questions Trump mental health, promptly forgets what year it is

Trump was publicly silent while Comey testified on Thursday, but tweeted Friday an accusation that Comey - whom Trump fired in May - lied under oath. Pelosi...


Rally against Islamic law in Atlanta

The anti-Shariah demonstrators yelled "commie scum!" and counter-protesters shouted "Nazis!" as the two sides squared off, after some of the counter-protesters ...


'Noles rally in Tally for 7-6 win over Sam Houston

Taylor Walls opened the ninth with a single and advanced to second after Dylan Busby was hit by a Nick Mikolajchak (0-4) pitch. Lueck then sent the home ...


Eric Trump Calls DNC Chair 'Whack Job,' Says Democrats 'Aren't Even People'

But according to IRS filings cited by Forbes , the Eric Trump Foundation spent $59,085 on its annual fundraiser held at the Trump National Golf Club in Westc...


Sheriff's office to probe circumstances of Texas man's death

By some accounts, the indictments against Sheriff's Deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry, came up quickly. Thompson, a Harris County Sheriff's deputy...


'Marked man' Attorney General Jeff Sessions abruptly cancels public testimony

Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein will take Sessions' place before the appropriations panels. But on Saturday, after senators made clear they would zero in on ...


Donald Trump says James Comey lying, willing to testify under oath

Mr Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz, seized on Mr Comey's admission that he had orchestrated the public release of the information. The president ...


Death toll rises to eight in London Bridge attack

The arrest comes as security services face growing questions over their monitoring of the three attackers in the lead up to the attack . A second named suspe...


Jeremy Corbyn's high-five failure sends Twitter into meltdown mode

Corbyn came to Thornberry's defence regarding the word's usage, after she rebuked the Prime Minister David Cameron suggesting her scepticism over the Trident ...


France confirms second French death in London attack

Delcros was badly injured in the attack and is now recovering after undergoing an operation. The death toll from the London Bridge terrorist attacks rose to...


Suspect Killed In Police Shootout After Sycamore Homicide

The Sycamore Police Department says around 2:00 p.m. Friday Lidia Juarez was found unresponsive in her auto in the parking lot of an office for the Illinois D...


Majority Opposes Trump Exit From Paris Agreement

We know that now. "The President made an executive agreement because that's the best that we could do". Global firms, including major American companies , are ...


GOP congressional candidate doesn't support 'livable wage'

The race between the Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff has garnered national attention as they fight for the congressional seat left vacant by...


GOP senators to get glimpse of leadership's health care ideas

They only got one, Rep. Kenny Havard , who earlier in the session publicly criticized his House colleagues' loyalty to business lobbyists rather than than the ...


Climate change work will continue without USA, says CARICOM

China treated a USA governor to a red carpet reception this week, while President Donald Trump's energy chief received a low-key greeting, a signal that Beij...


Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

In his testimony, Comey detailed months of distrust of the president and bluntly asserted that Trump had fired him to interfere with the probe of Russia's tie...


McCain Asks Comey What 'Thing' Trump Referred to in Phone Call

Nearing the end of more than 2½ hours of questioning, McCain focused his line of questioning on two FBI investigations: the 2016 investigation into Hillary C...


Celebrities react to the death of 'Batman' actor Adam West at 88

His representatives did not immediately return calls or emails seeking comment. It's fair to say Batman has worn a number of masks since the character launc...


Pelosi says Trump abused power in interactions with ex-FBI chief

Comey said Trump pressured him to drop an investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and told Comey that he needed his loyalty, even tho...


Should we pay attention to Trump's twitter during Comey hearing?

Neiss' objective is to bring more attention to the fact that "these tweets are not merely tweets but presidential statements delivered on Twitter ". "The pt ...


Senator grills intelligence chiefs for refusing to answer questions about Trump

Angus King why he would not answer a direct question about the alleged Trump conversation, Rogers said simply, "I feel it is inappropriate, Senator". "But I'...


Survivor says grocery store killer saw her but spared her

Newell contacted Wyoming County 911 at 12:44 a.m. Thursday to report that her friend was shot by Stair, according to an affidavit filed with the warrant. Nedero...


Director of national intelligence refuses to discuss President Trump conversations

Asked by Senator Mark Warner about the allegations, the NSA chief referred to such media reports as " theoreticals ". "Off the top of my head, I would sa...


Adam West, known as TV's "Batman" in the 1960s, dies at 88

William West Anderson was born in Washington in 1928, and was drafted into the US Army, where he worked for the American Forces Network. After the cancellat...


Eric Trump: We have no dealings, no projects with Russian Federation

On March 22, less than a week after being confirmed by the Senate , Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats attended a briefing at the White House wit...


Journal entry before deadly bus crash: 'God has called me here'

Authorities say they don't believe any of those injuries are life threatening. Church education minister Terry Slay told WXIA-TV that the 11th- and 12th-gra...


Pelosi: Trump a 'bully' but Democrats willing to work with him

Ms Pelosi also criticised House Speaker Paul Ryan for appearing to excuse the President's behaviour because he is "new" to government and may not know the rela...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly offered to resign

To add a dollop of insane onto a White House already spinning out of control, the relationship between President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ...


President Trump's son: Democrats are 'not even people'

When questioned about a 2014 tax filing that showed a almost $88,000 payment from his foundation to a Trump golf course , Eric assured the Washington Post...


Trump in tweets, Calls Ex FBI Chief Comey a 'Leaker' After Testimony

US President Donald Trump smiles during the Infrastructure Summit with Governors and Mayors at the White House in Washington , US, June 8, 2017. Trump tweete...