USA

Sarah Huckabee Sanders' emoji-filled tweet baffles internet

Sarah Huckabee Sanders' emoji-filled tweet baffles internet

White House principal deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders didn't hesitate to rebut Comey when asked by a reporter during a briefing Thursday. Trump was in meetings with his Defense Secre...

by · USA

Twelve Top US Universities Reaffirm Commitment to Climate Change Pact

Strimling recently joined the Climate Mayors network, a growing coalition of 246 municipal leaders who have committed to upholding the tenets of the Paris Agreement . As a poorer country, North K...

by · USA

Cavaliers alive for Game 5

Ultimately the Warriors were undone by a slow start on Friday as the Cavaliers , playing with their backs up against the wall, turned in their most physical and complete game of the NBA's champio...

by · USA
NSA chief says was never asked to act illegally

NSA chief says was never asked to act illegally

Rosenstein wrote a stinging memo detailing Comey's conduct that the White House initially used as its justification for firing Comey - and McCabe was Comey's second-in-command during a time when Pre...

by · USA

Senator grills intelligence chiefs for refusing to answer questions about Trump

Heinrich , like other lawmakers, brought up a Washington Post report that Trump asked Coats to push back against the federal Russian Federation probe. Comey to make the investigation go away", ...

by · USA

Angus King: 'Ridiculous, Disappointing' Intel Chiefs Refused to Answer Questions

They're all up there. In May, The Post's Adam Entous and Ellen Nakashima reported that Trump asked Coats and Rogers to tell the public there was no evidence of collusion between Trump's campaign a...

by · USA
Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia

Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , said the attacks will add to the hatred that Iranians harbor toward the USA and Saudi Arabia. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for ...

by · USA

United States intelligence chiefs decline to discuss Trump contacts

Trump reportedly asked Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and the head of the National Security Agency , Adm. Mike Rogers , to state publicly that there was no collusion between Russian ...

by · USA

Director Of National Intelligence Jabs Washington Post Over Trump-Russia Story

Coats reportedly told associates in March that Trump had attempted to enlist him in efforts to push back against the investigation of disgraced national security adviser Mike Flynn. A spokesman for ...

by · USA
Michelle Carter text message

Michelle Carter text message

A MA woman accused of sending her boyfriend dozens of text messages encouraging him to kill himself has waived her right to a jury trial. A 20-year-old MA woman is on trial for manslaughter afte...

by · USA
May accused of being Trump's 'mole' in European Union over climate policy

May accused of being Trump's 'mole' in European Union over climate policy

World Leaders celebrate the deal at the closing ceremony of COP21, Paris, 2015. Trump's lack of commitment to the climate deal, which commits nations to massively reducing carbon emissions to offset...

by · USA
Portland uneasy; suspect shouts 'you've got no safe place!'

Portland uneasy; suspect shouts 'you've got no safe place!'

According to police, Jeremy Joseph Christian stabbed three men on a train last week after the victims confronted Christian for yelling racial and religious slurs at two women, one wearing a hijab. Be...

by · USA
Trump says US committed to NATO's mutual defense pledge

Trump says US committed to NATO's mutual defense pledge

He also created alarm by not endorsing the alliance's mutual defense clause during a summit last month. Earlier in the week the president had been spoiling for a fight with Comey, but he was persuad...

by · USA

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit

During his speech on infrastructure, Trump invoked major projects of the past - including the construction of the Panama Canal, Transcontinental Railroad and Interstate Highway System - and said tha...

by · USA
A viral bot gives Trump's tweets 'the honor that they deserve'

A viral bot gives Trump's tweets 'the honor that they deserve'

The short answer is we don't know why Trump hasn't tweeted since 8:17 a.m. Wednesday. Among independents, the share of voters who said Trump tweets too much was up 22 points, to 70 percent; 82 percent...

by · USA

Grocery store employee kills three coworkers, himself, police say

Police have identified the alleged shooter as Stair, 24, of Ransom Road, Dallas . Stair fatally shot Terry Sterling , 63, of South Montrose; Victoria Brong , 26, of Factoryville; and Brian Hay...

by · USA

Trump speaks to press in wake of James Comey's senate testimony

Comey's testimony added fuel to critics' accusations that Trump's actions around the Russian Federation probe might have amounted to obstruction of justice. "I'll tell you something about that, maybe...

by · USA

Oldest Trump son fires off 80-plus tweets in support of dad

Recently it was the mayor of London that caught his attention, after Saturday's terrorist attack. Spicer did not stop to think for one second, what if Trump is impaired, or, say , half-asleep as he...

by · USA
Trump 'believes climate is changing', says United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley

Trump 'believes climate is changing', says United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley

Asking the White House whether President Donald Trump thinks climate change is real turns out to be a tough question . "You're not willing to acknowledge that calling climate change a Chine...

by · USA
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...

by · USA
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 ...

by · USA

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...

by · USA

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...

by · USA
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...

by · USA

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...

by · USA

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...

by · USA

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...

by · USA

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...

by · USA
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 ...

by · USA
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...

by · USA