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Trump goes to Twitter to undermine own case in travel ban case

U.S. President Donald Trump called on Monday for a "much tougher version" of his travel ban and an "expedited" hearing for the measure before the Supreme Co...


Qatar must 'change policies': Saudi foreign minister

But on Tuesday morning, Trump applauded Qatar's neighbors and even took partial credit for their assertiveness. Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said on Tues...


Intelligence officials say they won't discuss specifics of private conversations with Trump

McCabe and Rosenstein both cited the ongoing federal investigation, led by special counsel Robert Mueller, arguing that it is longstanding Justice Department pr...


Eric Trump calls father's critics 'not even people'

But IRS tax forms Forbes obtained show use of the course wasn't free after all. President Trump initially helped the Eric Trump Foundation cover the cos...


Trump asked FBI to 'let go' Flynn investigation: Comey

Trump's lawyer says the president feels "completely and totally vindicated " by Comey's testimony and is eager to move forward. According to written testimo...


Comey's testimony expected to shut down Capitol Hill

After reading former FBI Director James Comey's opening statement for Thursday's congressional hearing, Lawfare editor-in-chief Benjamin Wittes concluded th...


White House: No endorsement for Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Trump is still angry, says the report , about Sessions' decision to recuse himself from investigations into his campaign's ties to Russian Federation. His wi...


Jared Bernstein: Pulling the plug on Brownback's failed experiment

I've long argued there's just no evidence to support the claims made by the trickle-downers, so I've closely watched the unfolding of the Kansas budget crisis. ...


Comey's caution to meet Trump's tweets in Russia hearing

Comey said that he considered Trump's request on Flynn " very concerning , given the FBI's role as an independent investigative agency" but made a decision to...


John Brennan: Russia interfered in United States election process

The intelligence panels are among several congressional committees looking into the allegations involving links between Russian Federation and Trump's November ...


Christie: Trump's 'normal New York City conversation' may not play in DC

Trump said of Flynn: "He is a good guy". For example, Comey said he assured Trump that he wasn't being investigated personally, with the understanding that ther...


Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as Federal Bureau of Investigation director

They worked together: Wray worked with Christie in the 2000s in the Bush administration. Press Secretary Sean Spicer said last week that Wray was coming to...


Jeremy Corbyn most tweeted-about leader on campaign trail, analysis reveals

However, with negotiations due to start so soon after the election , it is likely that the PM will still go into talks with her uncompromising message to Euro...


Florida Medical Marijuana Still Steeped in Chaos and Resistance

The highly anticipated answer to the looming question of whether medical marijuana would be included in this week's legislative special session came Wednesday a...


Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery

Making a special recognition to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly , a retired general, Trump offered his thoughts to the Kelly family for their son, who...


It's Notable That James Comey Documented His Meetings With Trump

NBCNews.com, CBSN .com, CNN .com and YouTube will stream live coverage of the hearing. Standing in front of two families described by the White House ...


Trump's Ex-Campaign Manager Lewandowski Eyes White House Position

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos in the East Room of the White House in Washington , Thursda...


President Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI Director

The announcement comes a day before the former FBI director James Comey was scheduled to testify about Trump's attempts to get him to end the bureau's investi...


Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US

Continuing the White House's "infrastructure week", President Donald Trump took his pitch for rebuilding America to the very people that elected him on Wednes...


'Facebook' Founder, Mark Zuckerberg, Encourages Harvard Graduates To Contemplate Purpose And Risk

Back in March, Zuckerberg appeared in a brief skit on Harvard's YouTube channel in which he asked Bill Gates-co-founder of Microsoft, Harvard alumnus (tho...


Trump announces nomination of Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director via Twitter

Wray, now a litigation partner at DC-based law firm King & Spalding, would replace acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, who took over when James Comey was sacked ...


Christopher Wray: Everything you need to know about the Federal Bureau of Investigation director nominee

Recently, Wray served as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's lawyer during the " Bridgegate " scandal, the investigation into the George Washington Bridge lane...


Bulls' Fred Hoiberg reportedly a 'real candidate` for Ohio State job

But with the Hoiberg to Ohio State rumors popping up, that may not be the case anymore. The Buckeyes were only 17-15 last season. To be fair to Hoiberg, the ...


Alleged leaker's parents fear Trump will be tough on case

The report said Russian military intelligence "executed cyber espionage operations against a named US company in August 2016 evidently to obtain information...


New trial requested in 'Making a Murderer' case

Avery's Zellner, posted a portion of the motion on her website. New evidence , including additional testing of blood and bullet fragments with technology n...


Pelosi joins Cuomo to rally Democrats in NY

Both the left-leaning Working Families Party and the National Republican Congressional Committee released statements with divergent messages but a common thread...


Senators try to quiet Kamala Harris, but she doesn't back down

Sen. Kamala Harris was interrupted and admonished during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, but she's not going down quietly. Many members of the Se...



Comey: Trump said 'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty' in private meeting

Fired FBI Director James Comey said President Trump told him at the White House "I need loyalty , I expect loyalty" in their private White House dinner...


CMT Awards honor Allman and give awards to Urban, Underwood

Country music fans have a big night ahead! That connection is why our show, " Nashville ", now has a flawless home on the network. Besides the CMT network, you ...


Comey Leaked Statement: I Told Trump He Was Not Personally Under Investigation

The White House initially said it had acted on a recommendation from the Justice Department , citing as justification a memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod...


Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops abruptly retires after 18 seasons

Bob Stoops , who has been head coach at Oklahoma University for 18 seasons, announced that he will be retiring. That isn't good news for the conference. Okl...


Baylor Baseball's Langeliers Named Collegiate Baseball Freshman All-American

The Zebulon, N.C. native started 51 of 57 games, registering 16 multi-hit and seven multi-RBI games to go along with his 19 extra base hits and four game-winnin...


Echoes of disappointment surround lawmakers after IL budget stalemate

Over the past 24 hours, protesters have been dragged out of the State Capitol (34 chained themselves in front of the governor's office and were arrested late ...


Novak Djokovic admits he'll consider break from tennis - he'd miss Wimbledon

Nishikori knocked Murray out of the US Open in a five-set quarterfinals past year but insisted he couldn't remember it. Nishikori, bidding to make the semi-fina...