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Trump to interview Joe Lieberman for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The potential candidates are former Connecticut Sen. Gore and Lieberman narrowly lost the disputed 2000 election to Republican George W Bush, and the CT senat...


Barack Obama Thinks Donald Trump Is 'Nothing But a Bullsh-ter'

While President Donald Trump is embroiled in controversy - with regularity - Barack and Michelle Obama are enjoying a less-harried lifestyle these days, at le...


GOP Congressman Signals Support for Impeaching Trump

Whenever the Vice President and a majority of either the principal officers of the executive departments or of such other body as Congress may by law provide, t...


Sean "Spicer in the bush" cutout scores on social media

On Friday, the NY Times reported that Donald Trump had suggested " Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle to allies as a possible press secretary". A former pr...


Illinois Senate GOP seeks more time on 'grand bargain'

House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie of Chicago and three other Democrats wrote Rauner last week offering to discuss an agreement on the first full-year...


Trump Considering Senior Staff Shake-Up Amid Backlash To Comey Firing

But early Friday afternoon, MSNBC had Clapper on to explain, once and for all, why Trump's tweet is dishonest. Senate Intel Committee Ranking Member Mark Wa...


Emergency declared after nuclear waste tunnel collapse

Employees at the sprawling Hanford Site plant were sent an early morning alert by management telling them to "secure ventilation" and refrain from "eating or dr...


Man arrested by FBI for allegedly threatening congresswoman

One message full of expletives included a threat to shoot her, the newspaper explained. During the second voicemail, Martan allegedly warned he would "pull the ...


Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison

A US Army spokesperson confirmed to the BBC that she had left Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas. She acknowledged leaking, but protested that she h...


Russian Federation claims to have transcript of President Trump meeting with Lavrov

The Washington Post first reported the allegations on Monday, claiming Trump had shared highly classified information in the talks. The president's authority...


Texas State Senator Uresti Indicted On Multiple Felonies

The senator is also charged with five substantive counts of wire fraud, two counts of securities fraud, one count of engaging in monetary transactions with prop...


SCOTUS Rejects Appeal To Reinstate North Carolina's Restrictive Voter ID Law

Republican Gov. Scott Walker signed the measures into law in 2011. As AP notes, when the law passed, North Carolina Republicans claimed that voter ID was ne...


Stanley Cup playoffs: Josi's late goal gives Predators 2-1 series lead

Gibson handled 38 shots for the Ducks, who stay in Nashville for Game 4 on Thursday. They werent necessarily the wrong calls. Nashville had two potentia...


Pvt. Chelsea Manning released from prison after serving 7 years

But, in January this year, former USA president Barack Obama commuted her sentence in one of his last acts in the White House. Manning was released from For...


White House pushes back against leak allegations to Russian Federation

The White House has defended Trump's talks with the Russians as " wholly appropriate ". He says he had discussions today with three allies, including two wh...


Chelsea Manning released after 7 years in military prison

Obama's decision to commute Manning's sentence to about seven years, including the time she spent locked up before being convicted, drew strong criticism fr...


Dallas school police use handcuffs to restrain 7-year-old boy

In the grainy cell phone recording, 12-year-old Mariana can be seen fighting with another student at Piedmont G.L.O.B.A.L Academy when the officer steps in to b...


Murdered DNC Staffer Link to Wikileaks Now Confirmed

In 2007, Wheeler warned viewers that an underground networks of pink pistol-toting lesbian gangs were raping women during a Fox News appearance . He also has b...


Germany's Lidl to price groceries up to 50 pct below US rivals

Analysts estimate the company will have more than 330 US stores by 2020. May the odds be ever in your favor . The closely held company, which operates about ...


Chelsea Manning set for release after seven years in prison

The information she disclosed included low level battlefield reports from Iraq and Afghanistan, evidence of civilian deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan, Guantanamo ...


Counter-rally lights up Lee Park with candles, not torches

In a Facebook post, Republican Party of Virginia Chairman John Whitbeck said Virginians across the political spectrum "should all agree that the ideology behi...


Winter Storm Warning, Heavy Wet Snow

Snow accumulations will range from 12 to 18 inches with higher amounts possible. "The heavy snow will make many roads hard to travel over mountain passes and ...


Israel Provided The Intelligence Trump Shared With The Russians

It also follows questions about the potential breaching of security protocols when the White House allowed a member of the Russian press into the meeting with t...


Trump Implies There Is A Recording Of His Conversations With Comey

Trump dismissed the FBI director citing his handling of the probe into Hillary Clinton's emails, but opponents suspect his ouster was a bid to stall the Russian...


Governor Abbott Honors Fallen Peace Officers At DPS Memorial Service

The service will honor officers who lost their lives in the line of duty a year ago and the families of officers. "More than 1,400 police officers and staff h...


Ohio Nursing Home Gunman Had History Of Violence

State and local authorities said Saturday the investigation was continuing and they had no new information to release on the deaths in the village of some 500 r...


House shifts national health-care attention to the Senate, says Jonathan Bernstein

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, a moderate who also has concerns about the GOP bill and whose vote will be critical, said the Senate will "start from scratch" and ...


2 arrested after 'brutal' attack on protesters — Newsham

Another issue of disagreement, according to the Turkish expert, is the extradition of Gulen, who has been living in the United States since 1999, and who is acc...


White House defends Trump's 'wholly appropriate' discussion with Russians

McMaster defended the president's actions Tuesday during a press briefing. Put another way, classified information becomes unclassified by default the moment th...


Trump pick for FBI director could come within days

In a statement, Krishnamoorthi explained that "these White House tapes could accelerate current investigations as previous tapes have aided past inquiries". T...


Putin offers to give Congress notes of Trump's meeting

Trump tells The Associated Press by telephone after the meeting that he "learned a lot " but declines to say whether he accepted their conclusion about Russian...


Forget the Derby! Classic Empire healthy for Preakness run

Classic Empire , who was expected to contend with Always Dreaming at Churchill Downs, is considered the most likely horse to challenge Always Dreaming at Pi...


Peace officers memorial to be held Monday

On a quiet morning in Racine's Hantschel Park, bagpipes cut through the air as part of a nationwide recognition of Peace Officers Memorial Day . President T...


President Trump's talk with Russians 'wholly appropriate,' adviser says

The system for how US secrets are classified and the rules for how they're handled derive from an executive order. In all respects, this would be the most damag...


SNL Takes On Sean Spicer's Rough Week in the White House

Trump said. Asked about how that would look, Trump said, "Think I care about optics?" "Sean, come on. I would never do that", Baldwin's Trump insists. When a ...