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Attorney General Jeff Sessions testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Following the May meeting in Oslo, North Korea urgently requested another meeting, which took place last week between the USA envoy on North Korea, Joseph Yun, ...


Waiting game: Long day on tap for Mickelson's potential sub

If you do miss a green, it's not that you're going to be chipping out of the thick rough. "It might be the case as well that you say, 'OK, he won his first ma...


Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate on Russian Federation

Comey's testimony will form a dramatic sequel to Comey's own appearance before the committee last week, and he will have to tackle several open loops that emer...


Mattis: New Military Strategy for Afghanistan to be Ready by Mid-July

Senators sharply criticized Pentagon leaders Tuesday for not completing a new strategy for the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, as Defense Secretary Jim Mattis ...


GOP senator wants Trump tapes if they exist

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: The president publicly broke his silence about James Comey's testimony today in a Rose Garden news conference with Klaus Iohannis , the pr...


Stephen King says President Trump blocked him on Twitter

The Maine author tweeted Tuesday morning, "Trump has blocked me from reading his tweets". He also joked: "I may have to kill myself". VoteVets hasn't shied a...


Trump friend says president considering firing Mueller

Trump's allies have begun raising questions about the former FBI director's impartiality, suggesting he can not be trusted to lead the investigation. A top J...


Parents of man released by N. Korea say he's in coma

Warmbier was serving a 15-year hard labour sentence for stealing a hotel sign, having been sentenced in March 2016. Warmbier claimed in a news conference t...


Family says US college student released by NKorea is in coma

We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime in North Korean. North Korean news media, announcing War...


Jeff Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russia a 'detestable lie'

Mr Sessions said he was involved in Mr Comey's firing because he oversees the FBI , adding that "to suggest that a recusal from a single specific investigati...


Cosby jury sent home after deliberating 4 hours

Ms Constand told the jury she was merely returning his calls about the women's basketball squad at Temple University , where she was director of team operati...


North Korea releases jailed US university student

Warmbier , 22, is due to arrive home in Cincinnati on Tuesday evening, after a stop at a US military facility near Sapporo, Japan. The State Department had no...


Melania Trump And Son Officially Move Into White House

Melania Trump had continued living in Trump Tower in NY while Barron Trump , 11, finished the academic year at his NY school. In the fall, Barron will atten...


1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447 million

California lottery officials said a sole winning ticket was sold at the Marietta Liquor & Deli, but they won't reveal when the purchase took place to avoid enco...


Things to know about Attorney General Jeff Sessions ahead of Senate hearing

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , the person who would be responsible for carrying out any such dismissal, told a different congressional panel on Tuesd...


Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

Dunford began his remarks by asking for more money for the military, which has been hampered since 2013 by a set of prescribed budget cuts known as sequestrat...


Justices give gov't time to address second travel ban ruling

S.C". The government has already asked the high court to review a similar ruling last month from the federal appeals court in Richmond, Virginia. The Supreme...


Jury Selected in Trial of Cop Who Killed Philando Castile

He testified that he examined autopsy reports to conclude that Castile had smoked marijuana within about two hours of his death. He said he partially based ...


AG Jeff Sessions testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Since Sessions is recused from these matters, he would likely would send such a recommendation to Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein. Why would Comey think Sess...


TIMELINE: Escaped inmates accused of shooting, killing 2 correctional officers

Tuesday, southeast of Atlanta. They are thought to be travelling in a 2004 green Honda Civic and armed with the officers'.40 calibre Glock pistols, officials ...


Senator Bernie Sanders Tweets Response to Senate Health Care Actions

The next congressional recess is on July 4, and the hope is the bill could be signed into law before then. Trump's lunch included a number of more modera...


Rockslide blocks road to Yosemite National Park

About a third of the material piled onto El Portal Road, burying it under 15 to 20 feet of rock. A large rockfall consisting of about 4,000 tons of rocks has ...


Bill Cosby back in court for jury deliberations

Last week, Constand testified that Jackson's name sounded "familiar" but that she didn't know her. Prosecutors say his prior use of Quaaludes shows that Cosby...


North Korea releases US college student, Otto Warmbier

One of Warmbier's roommates at U-Va., Emmett Saulnier, said he got a call Tuesday morning from Fred Warmbier to inform him of the release. Rodman, in an i...


Korea rejects latest UNSC resolution, vows to continue nuclear buildup

But it differs from the United States and its allies on how to rein in the North's rapidly escalating nuclear and ballistic missile program. The Trump admi...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions Will Testify Publicly Before Senate Intelligence Committee

There is a way that Sessions could skirt around having to directly answer these questions, however. "He's not waiting for anything". Should the White House ...


US basketball star Rodman flies to North Korea

Tillerson's statement failed to mention Rodman's visit , with the secretary of state saying no further comments would be made out of respect for Warmbier's p...


Trump Again Refutes Comey's Claims

During the press conference, he rebuked Comey's claims abut Flynn, but then followed it up by saying that "according to everybody I read today", there was...


Barack Obama was a better world leader than Trump, declares John McCain

Though McCain called President Obama's foreign policy "feckless", he now appears reminiscent of a White House run by his one-time opponent, or at least willing ...


Sessions to Testify Publicly Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions, a former Alabama Senator, is set to appear before the panel tomorrow to answer questions on his contact with Russian officials while a member of Presi...


Pentagon's top leaders to testify on military spending

Mattis said: "Congress as a whole has met the present challenge with lassitude, not leadership". He called Pyongyang's push for nuclear weapons "a clear an...


UT professor analyzes Trump's response to Comey Testimony

Gingrich also pointed out that Comey and Mueller, also a former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, were "very close" and that 97 percent of donations from D...


North Korea releases jailed American student

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has sent a letter asking members of Congress to undo protections that prevent the Department of Justice from enforcing federal ...


Sessions will testify on Russian Federation but he may not do it publicly

Ron Wyden (D-OR), Former FBI Director James Comey dropped a hint about some kind of information with regards to Attorney General Sessions and the Russian Federa...


AG Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Hearing

Testifying at a Senate hearing, Mr Sessions said it was a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest that he participated in or was aware of any collusion be...