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President Trump attacks media ahead of Sessions' testimony

Shortly afterward, Trump tweeted again. On Monday night, Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy said the president is considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller...


Plenty of heat and humidity on the way

This will be the third day with temperatures near or above 90, likely making it an official heat wave for southern New Hampshire! Dry weather continues into ...


Programmer to plead guilty in Iowa

According to WHO-TV, authorities charged Eddie Tipton with tampering with the computers that are created to randomly choose the winning jackpot numbers. Tipton...


Jury deliberations begin as Cosby defence rests after six minutes

As they pored over Cosby's words, the jurors appeared to struggle with some language in one of the charges against him: "without her knowledge". " 'We're no...


Remembering the 49 lives lost at Pulse Nightclub

Pulse has become an unofficial site of remembrance. "By the end of the night, more than 1,000 people had gathered to remember what happened last June, when ...


Trump invited to testify about his interactions with Comey

Mr Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so has the president...


After talk of Comey's 'lies,' Democrats want Trump to testify under oath

Discussing the meeting in which Comey says Trump asked him to back off Flynn, Democratic Sen Dianne Feinstein of California asked, "Why didn't you stop and ...


Attorney General Sessions' testimony will be public

He added that "if there were good cause, I would consider it". Rosenstein said Trump has not discussed the special counsel with him. Finally, Sessions wil...


Reporters: Senate Rules Committee Restricting Interviews

No more staking out hearings without permission. A source from the Senate Committee on Rules, which made the directive, said that the change was not an effo...


Interior head suggests reducing Bears Ears monument

The Department of the Interior's public comment period for the national monuments under review - including Mojave Trails and Sand to Snow - closes July 10. But ...


Texas improves to 41st nationally in child well-being report

The yearly report found 22 percent - or 486,000 children - living in poverty in the state that year. (Indianapolis, Ind.) - Indiana has made a few strides in ...


President Trump's travel ban struck down by second appeals court

The unanimous, unsigned decision by a three-judge panel of the USA 9th Circuit Court of Appeals provided a second legal basis for blocking Trump's travel morato...


At Trump's Cabinet meeting, flattery is flavour of the day

A first full meeting of Donald Trump's cabinet featured effusive praise of the embattled president Monday, a bid to project success that prompted ridicule a...


North Korea a 'clear and present danger', US defence secretary warns

Speaking at an worldwide security conference in Singapore , Mr Mattis said the Trump administration was encouraged by China's renewed commitment to worki...


How the GOP Will Spin Sessions' Testimony

Schumer (D-N.Y.). Things became so tense, the Times report said, Mr. Sessions at one point offered to resign . Democrats plan to ask about his contacts dur...


Police investigating 'officer-involved shooting' at New Hampshire liquor store

Monday morning. It was reported that two men entered the store, one of them armed with a handgun, and demanded money. No injuries were reported in the robbery...


House Republicans Quietly Gut Dodd-Frank Protections

Bryan Caforio, one of three Democrats running for Knight's seat in the 2018 Congressional race, released a statement in opposition of the Republican bill....


Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods' latest trouble: He needs our help

The mugshot of a dishevelled and tired-looking Woods published on Monday went viral on social media to deepen the dents of the golfer's badly battered public im...


Trump Breaks Welcome Twitter Hiatus, Finally Comments On Comey Testimony

Brad Sherman (D-Porter Ranch) said at a news conference he was joining Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) to draft articles of impeachment against Trump. He testifie...


Copy of Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Sessions will testify in open session Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence committee, where he'll face questions over his role in the controversy around pos...


Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy says President 'considering' firing Mueller

Ruddy, the CEO of conservative news organization NewsMax , said Spicer's statement doesn't deny his claim and attempts to undermine him. Deputy Attorney Gene...


President Trump being sued over foreign government payments

But some legal experts said the new suit may progress further because the plaintiffs were government entities, which could have stronger standing to sue the pre...


Newt Gingrich says Mueller's Russian Federation investigation is a "rigged game"

A handful of Republican lawmakers have urged Trump to leave well enough alone when it comes to Mueller. He thinks Trump is "weighing that option". Allies of t...


Trump's lawyer to file complaint against Comey over memos

Here's an excerpt of an exchange between Comey and Trump ally Sen. I'm not going to say I want you to pledge allegiance. Is that a fair statement? "Despite so...


SoCal Congressman Brad Sherman draws up impeachment articles for Trump

Sherman cited in particular the investigation into former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and claims the president threatened and then...


Hawaii urges court to keep hold on Trump travel ban

A Seattle judge blocked its enforcement nationwide in response to a lawsuit by Washington state - a decision that was unanimously upheld by a different three-ju...


Are you planning to get an Xbox One X?

Microsoft is taking the next-gen console to the next level by promising a machine that is more powerful than the Playstation 4 Pro, and "super sampling" for be...


Bill Cosby jury to hear more of his deposition testimony

As Bobby Allyn of member station WHYY reports, jury deliberations follow more than a week of testimony over whether Cosby is guilty of sexually assaulting a f...


Eastern Wyoming tornadoes destroyed homes on Monday; injured one

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC), issued a particularly unsafe situation (PDS) tornado watch, shortly after 1pm MDT for southeast Wyoming and northeast Colorad...


US Secret Service says it does not have any White House tapes

Comey suggested in his high-profile Senate testimony last week that any recordings would back up his account over the president's, adding, "Lordy, I hope there ...


Tillerson: North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

In comments carried by global media and in his first public statement on the visit, he did, however, say he would try to "make something happen" regarding the...


Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein testifies in budget hearings

As Mueller builds his legal team, Trump's allies have begun raising questions about the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's impartiality, suggest...


Melania and Barron Trump have officially moved into the White House

The attorneys general aren't the first to sue Trump over emoluments. She posted a photo of the Washington Monument (which she can see through the window of ...


Megyn Kelly Comes Under Fire For Alex Jones Interview

In a tweet , Kelly , a former Fox News host, defended the interview, saying , "Our job is to shine a light". Kelly will no longer host the Promise Cham...


34 treated after carbon monoxide forces evacuation of NYC building

About 106 firefighters responded to the scene to try to bring the situation under control, but hadn't as of 9:50 a.m., officials said. It turned out to be a sal...