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Sally Yates: Alarm about Russian blackmail led to warning on Michael Flynn

Devin Nunes, the Republican chairman of the committee, reported meeting with a secret source at the White House to review classified material that he said ind...


Liberal Moon Jae-in Declares Victory in South Korean Presidential Election

The last poll before the election showed Moon Jae-in of the Democratic Party leading the race by a wide margin. Mr Moon, a liberal former human rights lawyer ...


Key moments that led up to FBI Director Comey's firing

It was days before the November 8, 2016, election that Comey announced his team had found additional emails on the laptop of her aide, Huma Abedin, which the ...


Grand jury subpoenas issued in FBI's Russian Federation investigation

These sanctions were punishment for alleged Russian meddling in the election to try to help Trump win. Yates for example testified that she had seen a readout...


Judge grants request to erase Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Lloyd of Boston, Hernandez's appeal was not complete". There is a potential payout to be collected from the Patriots, who withheld contract money from Herna...


South Georgia, North Florida Fire Grows to 131000 Acres; Evacuations Underway

Firefighters in southern Georgia are battling to keep a fire in a wildlife refuge from spreading amid unfavorable weather conditions. The West Mims Fire had g...


IN senators, representatives respond to firing of FBI Director Comey

I really disagreed with him. "Today's announcement is likely the inevitable conclusion of Director Comey's decision last July to bypass the longstanding pro...


White House was warned that sacked Michael Flynn was a blackmail risk

In that second meeting, she said, he asked, " Why does it matter (to Justice) if one White House official lies to another White House official?" Separate...


Trumps executive order on religious liberty hailed

ACLU, however, did not believe that any such step had been taken by the president. President Trump signed an executive order aimed at protecting politically...


United Nations climate talks begin in Germany amid uncertainty over U.S. stance

Mr Xi told Mr Macron China and France "should protect the achievements of global governance, including the Paris agreement", according to the Chinese foreig...


Felt nauseous to think I could have influenced U.S. election: Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Grassley also grilled Comey about a recent New York Times report of an email that described assurances made by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch that she wo...


White House: Republicans to be rewarded for health care vote

That approach is welcome in states that want fewer mandates from the federal government but is causing alarm in states that embraced former President Barack Oba...


Former UConn Athlete, Navy SEAL Killed During Military Operation In Somalia

Department of Defense. An AFRICOM spokesperson tells Newsweek that the service member was killed after coming under "small arms fire" and that two other ...


Official says WH has approved weapons for Kurds

She said Mattis spoke with his Turkish counterpart, Fikri Isik, by telephone to reiterate a US commitment to "protecting our North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ...


McDonnell demands Labour "come out fighting" after string of local election losses

Speaking in Ellon as he launched his campaign to be re-elected on June 8, Mr Salmond stated: "I said the Tory support was on the rise, it should be said in Gord...


Texas Senate OKs reimbursing police for immigration training

The League of United Latin American Citizens, Maverick County and the city of El Cenizo sued the state of Texas on Monday, claiming that SB 4 has failed to prop...


Trump says allegations of collusion with Russia 'total hoax'

Before assuming office, Mr. Flynn discussed with the Russian ambassador to the U.S the possibility of relaxing U.S sanctions, according to leaked media reports ...


House GOP Repeats Obamacare Mistake

Actions by Republican leadership have given those critics - especially those voicing concerns for female health issues - more fuel. And that was in a chambe...


White House Congratulates Moon and Looks Forward to Strengthening Alliance

The election of South Korea's new president Moon Jae-In heralds a sea change in Seoul's approach towards the nuclear-armed North - and puts it on a potential ...


Moon Jae-in is Now Leading in South Korean Presidential Election

Here, too, the biographies of the two leaders seem significant. The poll says moon's conservative rival Hong Joon-pyo had trailed with 23-percent support. "So...


Emmanuel Macron prepares groundwork for transition to power

France's youngest president, who takes office Sunday, faces the daunting task of reuniting a troubled, divided nation riven by anxieties about terrorism, chroni...


Graham: 'I want to know more about Trump's business dealings'

Former acting attorney general Sally Yates told a Senate panel Monday she warned the White House that Flynn "essentially could be blackmailed" by Russian Federa...


Blast, fire near Syrian airport

Explosions rocked the area around Damascus's airport earlier on Thursday morning, setting off fires. The Israeli Military told the ABC it would not comment ...


India's top court upholds death sentences for gang-rape attackers

It led to protests across the country, as well as political pressure to expedite the trial. The convicts, they said, also tried to run over the woman and her fr...


Timeline: Former FBI Director James Comey's Fall From Grace

Instead, Clinton aides believe Comey was sacked because of his ongoing investigation into Russia's involvement in the 2016 election. That appointment does not e...


Trump fires FBI Director Comey

Former FBI Director James Comey received high marks from officials on both sides of the aisle until the Hillary Clinton email controversy. The only other Fe...


Democrats slam Donald Trump for sacking FBI chief James Comey

Comey was speaking to agents at the FBI's field office in Los Angeles when the news of his firing flashed on TV screens, according to a law enforcement official...


Filing FIR against you my 'Guru' Kejriwal, says Kapil Mishra

He alleged that AAP leaders like Ashish Khetan, Sanjay Singh, Satyendra Jain, Raghav Chadha and Durgesh Pandey used party funds to travel overseas. "I got a thr...


Trump Calls For Government 'Shutdown' After Frustration Over Spending Bill

Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., won a $1.3 billion provision to preserve health benefits for more than 22,000 retired coal miners. It all added up to a portrait of a p...


DFA: Bilateral meeting between Duterte, Xi in China eyed

Allies of the U.S. - including the Philippines, Taiwan and Malaysia - have all made competing claims for land. "This complements very well with the President'...


China's new aircraft - will it change how we fly?

The road ahead for China and Comac is long, with the aircraft, most closely akin to the Boeing 737 or Airbus A320, required to go through a number of safety and...


Monday's Russian Federation hearing was a disaster for Trump

The administration knew five days after Trump took office that Flynn was not being truthful about discussions he'd had with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. "...


Hillary Clinton to launch 'anti-Trump' political action committee

Comey's letter to congressional leaders informing them of the action was immediately leaked, and Clinton says it contributed to her loss on Election Day. Wein...


BSP expels Nasimuddin Siddiqui , son Afzal for 'anti-party activities'

The blue brigade's tallest Muslim leader till Tuesday, Naseemuddin Siddiqui was gradually pushed into political oblivion in the State by the leadership. BSP suf...


Shocked FBI boss James Comey thought his firing was a prank

In describing the gravity of Trump's action, Blumenthal conjured memories of President Richard Nixon's firing of Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox. "I...