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Graham wants Federal Bureau of Investigation director without political ties

Changing rationales for the firing offered by White House aides added an element of chaos to the president's action. Associates of the former FBI director, ...


MS Teens Face Capital Murder Charges in 6-Year-Old's Killing

District Attorney Michael Guest said the three suspects will be charged as adults for the killing of a child during a kidnapping. Madison County District Atto...


Senate Intel Chairman: No Decision From Flynn on Honoring Subpoena

Relying on the criminal contempt statute here raises an interesting question: Would Special Counsel Robert Mueller be considered the "appropriate United States ...


Anti-Semitic taunts tweeted at Charlottesville mayor

Lee. Many public figures are advised to ignore the trolls. Although a statement from the group Saturday evening condemned the demonstrations and decried "...


Trump White House feels under siege

Yet Rosenstein himself in the last week has come under intense criticism as the author of a memo that chastised Comey for his handling of the Hillary Clinton em...


Rosenstein: Comey Routinely 'Usurped' the DOJ

Of course, as we've come to expect of Trump, there was never any evidence that he actually had sent anyone on his witch hunt . USPresident Donald Trump den...


Trump told Russians firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure on investigation

For an embattled White House communications team, facing the flood of negative stories and criticisms from the president, the stories were an exclamation point ...


Bill would put health care out of reach

The aggressive cuts would ultimately provide states with less federal Medicaid dollars and shift costs typically covered by Medicaid away from the program, an...


Trump pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director coming 'soon,' president says

He said he was "highly alarmed" by record levels of coca cultivation and urged the Colombian government to remedy the problem. "We're going to have a direct...


Trump Administration Says It Will Launch NAFTA Renegotiation

At the beginning of next week, Trump will send a notification to the US Congress about his plan to readjust NAFTA , what would mark the beginning of a time lim...


Trump pressure rises as Russian Federation probes intensify

Trump's meeting with Russia's foreign minister Sergey V. Lavrov and Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergey I. Kislyak in the Oval Office caused a b...


Sean Spicer No Longer Expected to Give Daily Briefings After Foreign Trip

She and Newsom were married for a little more than four years; during that time , Newsom was elected mayor of San Francisco. According to Politico , Guilfoy...


Russia Investigation Is Witch Hunt That 'Hurts The Country'

The White House has denied that President Trump asked for Comey's loyalty. The news comes after it was last week announced former Federal Bureau of Investigat...


Official says man tried to breach cockpit door

Two passengers told CNN affiliate KITV a flight attendant blocked the man's path with a serving cart as he headed toward the cockpit. "It caused worry on th...


Disturbance on LA-to-Hawaii flight brings FBI, fighter jets

As the suspect approached the drink cart at the rear of first class, the flight attendant in economy told him, "Sir, please stop". Uskanil then seemed to lung...


House Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz Will Resign Next Month

For District 3 voters, the next concern is what the process will be to elect his replacement-a process the state has not had to deal with since 1929, the year t...


New Orleans removes monument to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee

The drawing shows the height and architecture of the various components of the monument that has stood at one of New Orleans' only traffic circles for 133 yea...


Trump asked Comey when he would dispel investigation rumors

It is rumored he will announce his choice to replace Comey before leaving for his first foreign trip on Friday. The president's tweets and comments to the TV an...


Trump Denies Asking Comey To Close Investigation on Flynn

Rosenstein may have been asked about his decision to open an independent investigation, as well as the circumstances surrounding the memo he wrote about Com...


Senators: Comey to testify publicly before intelligence panel

Former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify in an open session before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, according to Committee Chairman S...


Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

He was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanour trespassing, given a date to appear in court and allowed to take the flight to Honolulu. Passenger Lee Lorenzen...


Dem senator: Trump disclosed more to the Russians than Americans

Trump met with the Russians on May 10, the day after he fired Comey. It can mean the "target" or "subject" of an investigation, but it can also mean someone m...


Barack Obama Warned Donald Trump: Do Not Hire Michael Flynn

We also know that President Trump had more than sufficient reason to fire Flynn the next day for misleading Pence, but for some reason the president chose to le...


U.S. summons Turkish ambassador over violent confrontation

This is not the first time Mr. Erdogan has come to the United States and ended up bullying those who dare to disagree with his cruel regime. Trump's approval,...


Colorado governor pardons felon to stave off deportation

But Lima-Marin was delivered to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials Wednesday upon his release from prison. Lima-Marin had become an " asset to ...


Trump calls appointment of special counsel a 'witch hunt'

The report is the latest revelation in the slow-motion vehicle crash unfurling at the White House, after Donald Trump reportedly shared highly classified in...


Axed FBI Director James Comey agrees to testify in Senate

The committee's chairman, Sen. Flynn discussed US sanctions against Russian Federation with Russia's ambassador to the United States during the month before P...


Trump campaign secretly called, emailed Russians at least 18 times

Flynn resigned on February 13 after it was revealed he had misled the Vice President and other Trump administration officials about his conversations with the R...


Gen. Lee the last Confederate statue removed in New Orleans

And in St. Louis this week, Mayor Lyda Krewson said that a 32-foot-tall Confederate monument in a city park should come down but that the city would need to...


Torch-wielding protestors decry plan to remove Confederate monument

Wait, a tiki torch? "This event... was either profoundly ignorant or was created to instill fear in our minority populations ", he said in a statement . Per...


Trump lashes out at 'greatest witch-hunt in history'

In addition to complaining he was being abused in unprecedented ways, he took aim anew at his presidential rival, Democrat Hillary Clinton, saying she never fac...


James Comey will answer questions about his firing publicly

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) accused President Trump on Friday of being more open with Russian officials than he has been with the American people. The New ...


Trump hit by twin Russian Federation bombshells as he departs for foreign trip

The White House has responded to a NY Times report that President Donald Trump fired Comey, saying that it had relieved the "great pressure" that had deve...


In New Orleans, Confederate monuments are gone _ Lee last

Unlike the first three statues, city officials plan to take Lee's statue down during the day, with Mayor Mitch Landrieu planning a major speech Friday afternoon...


Trump brags to Russians about firing 'nut job' Comey

According to a Wednesday report from the New York Times , Flynn informed Trump's transition team on January 4th that he was under federal investigation for h...