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Trump accuses Comey of felony perjury in congressional testimony

Trump accuses Comey of felony perjury in congressional testimony

During the hearing , Comey said he felt as if Trump telling him that he " hoped " the FBI could end the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was a direction fro...

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Comey: AG Lynch Directed Me to Call Hillary Email Investigation a 'Matter'

Comey: AG Lynch Directed Me to Call Hillary Email Investigation a 'Matter'

Chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee Richard Burr , R-N.C., asked the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director. Though the bulk of his testimony before the Senate Select Committee on ...

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Cavs lead Warriors 86-68 at half in NBA Finals

He's facing the greatest team in National Basketball Association history. "It's not in terms of 16-0 and what that means historically, it's just that's what's in front of us". "This could turn if we c...

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US intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

MIKE ROGERS: I have never been directed to do anything I believe to be illegal , immoral, unethical or inappropriate. "For intelligence-related matters or any other matter that has been discusse...

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Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

Trump won't say if Comey conversations were taped

He said that he'd carefully documented his interactions with Trump because he anxious Trump would misrepresent them, and accused the administration of spreading "lies, plain and simple" about the re...

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Intel chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to intervene in investigations

Mark R. Warner's, D-Va, question of whether Trump asked him to deny the existence of any evidence showing coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, as the Post reporte...

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McCain tries to clarify muddled line of questioning

Comey said the meddling began when he asked Lynch whether she planned on authorizing him to confirm that there was an open investigation into Clinton. "With respect to Secretary Clinton, we investi...

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European Union presses Britain to get its act together for Brexit talks

Give me "my" majority, she seemed to say. "I don't think there is any great appetite either for a leadership contest or, the public will be relieved to hear, for a general election ", he added. She...

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Intel agencies want to make the most controversial foreign surveillance rule permanent

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, who spoke on behalf of other intel leaders at the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing Wednesday, said Section 702 should be permanent. Privac...

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Girl booted from soccer tourney because organizers thought she was a boy

Girl booted from soccer tourney because organizers thought she was a boy

The team had advanced through the first two days of the Springfield Soccer Invitational, only to find out the morning of the tournament's final day that they had been disqualified for letting a boy ...

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Intel Chiefs Refuse to Answer Trump-Russia Questions

Intel Chiefs Refuse to Answer Trump-Russia Questions

But a report in The Washington Post that Trump went further than just asking Coats to rebut former FBI Director James Comey in public increases the intrigue. Comey was testifying publicly fo...

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London Bridge attack: What do we know about the terrorists?

Two of the London Bridge terrorists have been named by Scotland Yard as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . Butt, 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan who was known to security service...

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Uh, Even North Korea Thinks Trump's Paris Climate Decision Was "Selfish"

Tek Vannara, executive director of the NGO Forum, said that Trump's "protectionism" would badly affect countries like Cambodia and urged the U.S. to reconsider the move. "When climate change is thre...

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Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

Every time the NSA director was asked if a conversation about the Russian Federation probe occurred with Trump, Rogers did not directly answer the question and referred back to his blanket stat...

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West Salem Baptist Church to host Bible School June 19 through 23

Winners must be present. The Christian Women's Council of Bethany Word of Life Tabernacle, 6808 Paluxy Drive in Tyler, will have a Women's Missionary Sunday program at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 11. The p...

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President Trump's tweets are official statements, White House

President Trump's tweets are official statements, White House

On the broader question of whether his tweets are hurting his presidency, 57 percent of voters said yes. The president turned down the offer, but Tuesday, the White House declined to say wheth...

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Kansas man faces hate crime indictment in bar shooting

Kansas man faces hate crime indictment in bar shooting

The indictment also accused Purinton of attempting to kill Madasani "because of his actual and perceived race, colour, religion and national origin". He said he saw two men he knew as regulars of th...

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Trump's first press conference since Comey hearing

Comey was unabashed about accusing Trump and his administration of telling "lies", and said he began the practice of immediately making notes after talking with the president because "I was honestl...

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GOP senator admonishes Democrat for persistent questioning

GOP senator admonishes Democrat for persistent questioning

While I could easily argue that silencing Harris was a symptom of general misogyny, I'd prefer to focus on the specifics of the often invisible sexism of how male politicians speak. "It is. Either you...

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Texas grand jury indicts deputy, husband in death of man

Texas grand jury indicts deputy, husband in death of man

A Texas grand jury will hear the case against a sheriff's deputy and her husband involved in a parking lot confrontation that ended with a man's death. She faces accessory to murder charges, accord...

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County offers tips to deal with expected Heat Wave

County offers tips to deal with expected Heat Wave

The National Weather Service sees a drop in high temperatures through the weekend, with Wednesday's high around 88 degrees. A heat advisory is normally issued within 12 hours of the onset of the fo...

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Comey testimony leaves question about Sessions unanswered

But Comey also confirmed that Trump was not being probed. In the post, the president said: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindcaiton. director implored him ...

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Trump, Senate Republicans looking for healthcare bill this summer

But no issue has proved more challenging than how to approach Medicaid, the half-century-old government safety-net plan for the poor that is a pillar of Obamacare's coverage expansion. Although en...

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Make a deal? Lawmakers start new session with same divisions

Make a deal? Lawmakers start new session with same divisions

House Minority Leader Tim Miley, D-Harrison, said he believes there are very few votes in the Democrat caucus for the current plan, which would automatically roll back income taxes 7 percent on Januar...

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Trump says Comey cleared him. He didn't

In nearly three hours of sworn testimony, Comey also said he orchestrated a leak to a New York Times reporter of a memo describing his conversations with Trump in the hope that it would prompt t...

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Saudi along with allies issues list of 'terrorists' linked to Qatar

Saudi along with allies issues list of 'terrorists' linked to Qatar

Oil prices dipped on renewed concerns about the efficacy of OPEC-led production cuts due to the Qatar tensions, and also over growing USA output. Qatar denies having any ties to extremists. The UAE...

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Kansas lawmakers end Brownback tax cut 'experiment' with veto override

Attempts to override the governor's veto on both those bills failed. A bipartisan majority in the state Senate and state House voted to override Brownback's veto of a bill to raise taxes by $1.2 b...

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Trump goes on offensive against ex-FBI chief, calling him a 'leaker'

Comey told the Senate that Trump had asked him for a pledge of loyalty and encouraged him once to shut down the FBI investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. In an earl...

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Putin claims he never had strong connection with Michael Flynn

Putin claims he never had strong connection with Michael Flynn

President Putin stated in no uncertain terms that "there were no meetings" between himself and President Trump and that they "did not have any relationship at all" with him and were not holding an...

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Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

Warner said he came out of the hearing "with more questions than when I went in". But he said, here in this open session, I'm not going to get into conversations with the president. The two would on...

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