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Some Republicans express concern over Comey firing, call for special prosecutor

Some Republicans express concern over Comey firing, call for special prosecutor

Trump told NBC News that he was frustrated by the ongoing investigation and believed it was motivated by Democrats' fury at losing the election. Trump's contention that he was going to fire Comey ...

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Officials piece together events before nursing home shooting

People hug as emergency personnel arrive to the scene of a shooting outside Pine Kirk nursing home in Kirkersville , Ohio on Friday, May 12, 2017. Authorities say Steven Eric Disario, who headed the ...

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Senate Expected to Give House Health Care Plan the Cold Shoulder

Senate Expected to Give House Health Care Plan the Cold Shoulder

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he isn't setting a deadline for that effort but adds that he doesn't expect any help from Democrats. Republicans can pass the bill with a slim 52-48 majorit...

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USA allies seen cooperating despite alleged Trump leak

Pressed further, McMaster said Trump hadn't been briefed on the source of the information. "We want to know what took place in that meeting, and my understanding is there may be recordings or tran...

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In Washington there was a fierce fight for the arrival of Erdogan

In Washington there was a fierce fight for the arrival of Erdogan

Trump left the White House Wednesday morning to head to CT where he was scheduled to give the commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. The Washington Post reports: "Erdogan is staying...

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Blumenthal wants Trump-Comey tapes subpoenaed, if they exist

Blumenthal wants Trump-Comey tapes subpoenaed, if they exist

Trump has said a decision could come before he leaves Friday for the Mideast and Europe, his first overseas trip as president. Though the White House initially said that Comey's removal had nothing ...

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Trump reportedly asked Comey to end investigation of Michael Flynn

Comey instead to pursue reporters in leak cases, according to associates of Comey who have seen private notes he wrote recounting the conversation. Legal experts point to two opinions written by t...

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Trump honors fallen police officers, vows to reduce violence

Trump honors fallen police officers, vows to reduce violence

Capitol. The White House will be illuminated with blue lights tonight to honor law enforcement, President Trump announced Monday . "The names of more than 21,000 men and women who wore the unifor...

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Trump shared 'highly classified' info with Russians, says report

Trump's senior advisers about leaving him alone in meetings with foreign leaders out of concern he might speak out of turn", the Times reports , noting that his National Security Adviser, General H...

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Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin return to 'SNL'

One sketch featured McCarthy as the hot-tempered Spicer commandeering his motorized podium through the streets of midtown Manhattan - a sequence spotted by the media on Friday while it was being fil...

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Godfather in the White House: Don Trump threatens James Comey

Godfather in the White House: Don Trump threatens James Comey

Another controversial point from the interview centered around Trump's comments to NBC that he has asked Comey directly whether he was under investigation , during a dinner during which Trump s...

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'The New York Times' Reports Trump Asked Comey To Drop Flynn Investigation

Originally designed as a high-drama debut for a President who still draws wide skepticism from much of the world, the trip has now taken on new scrutiny for a White House in desperate need of a win. A...

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Chelsea Manning leaves military prison

When released on 17 May, Private Manning will have served almost seven years of her 35-year conviction at the military prison in Fort Leavenworth. The 35-year prison term Manning received as punishm...

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A$AP Rocky's Mansion Burglarized, Gun Drawn On Woman

A$AP Rocky's Mansion Burglarized, Gun Drawn On Woman

With the woman in tow, the robber made their way around the home and took several items, including around $1.5 million in jewelry. They also made off with a safe as they fled the scene, though proce...

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Vladimir Putin says can prove Trump did not pass Russian Federation secrets

Vladimir Putin says can prove Trump did not pass Russian Federation secrets

Sergey Kislyak. Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was sacked after he misled Vice-President Mike Pence about conversations he had with Kisylak. A spokeswoman for Republican Rep. ...

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More Penn State Fraternity Members Face Arraignment In Student's Death

More Penn State Fraternity Members Face Arraignment In Student's Death

No one called 911 on the night Piazza was hurt, either. According to a document released Friday by Centre County District Attorney, Stacy Parks Miller, the brothers of Beta Theta Pi waited 12 ho...

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Stormzy makes huge donation to British student's Harvard University fund

Stormzy makes huge donation to British student's Harvard University fund

It's not just good karma coming Stormzy's way for this either, it seems he might get a free Nando's too! However, Asiedu quickly realised the true identity of her sponsor and thanked Stormzy via...

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Watch President Donald Trump's commencement speech at Coast Guard Academy

The event begins at 11am ET, 8am PT and is streaming on YouTube . For more than 25 years, the sitting president has delivered a commencement address at one of the US service academies each year. La...

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Connecticut DEEP forecasts 'unhealthy for sensitive groups' air quality this week

Connecticut DEEP forecasts 'unhealthy for sensitive groups' air quality this week

This forecast is the first Air Quality Action Day issued for Philadelphia area for the 2017 season. High ozone levels are due to pollution emissions, stagnant conditions, increased temperatures and ...

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Malloy Unveils Revised State Budget Package

Malloy Unveils Revised State Budget Package

Branford took an ultra-conservative approach to their annual budget process, but nothing could have prepared the town for what was proposed today. Community colleges would be hit the hardest with a $1...

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Learjet crash near New York City kills 2 crew members

Learjet crash near New York City kills 2 crew members

Two buildings were damaged by fire, but nobody on the ground was reported hurt. The jet was heading from Philadelphia International Airport to Teterboro, the FAA said. The owners of the charter comp...

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Mayor says city will 'continue mission' after removal of Jefferson Davis monument

Protesters both for and against the statue gathered as it was dismantled, exchanging a string of insults which prompted police to erect barriers. As a crane lifted the Davis statue off its pedestal, c...

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Sen. Tillis Says He's Fine After Collapsing During Run

Sen. Tillis Says He's Fine After Collapsing During Run

At about 8:50 a.m., the Associated Press reported that Tillis first appeared unconscious, but was breathing when taken from the race. Tillis was participating in the ACLI Capital Challenge race, a...

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White House Disputes Reports that Trump Asked Comey to End Investigation

But the White House has provided differing accounts of the firing. SHAPIRO: And what's the White House saying about this? (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Years later, memos came out that Co...

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Rex Tillerson Signs Declaration Calling Climate Change Threat To The Arctic

Rex Tillerson Signs Declaration Calling Climate Change Threat To The Arctic

The Trump administration has been in conflict for months over what to do about US involvement in the landmark 2015 Paris climate accord, which commits almost 200 nations to establishing goals to reduc...

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Israel was source for some of information shared with the Russians

The Washington Post report which first revealed the information said that the sensitive intelligence came from a key US ally but did not identify the ally. with a bomb smuggled in a laptop. But...

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Mariners notebook: Edwin Diaz not the closer after bad outing Monday

Mariners notebook: Edwin Diaz not the closer after bad outing Monday

Diaz entered Monday night's game with a 6-3 lead. "What we saw last night was certainly a 23-year-old that didn't have a good feel for what was going on out there and more importantly didn't know ho...

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Contradictions by Trump create credibility gap for aides

Contradictions by Trump create credibility gap for aides

In a series of morning tweets , Trump declared he has "an absolute right" as president to share "facts pertaining to terrorism" and airline safety with Russian Federation. Such sharing "could be a ri...

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The House Health Bill: Bad For Seniors, Bad For Long-Term Care Insurance

Our scientific opinion polling found small businesses favor the Affordable Care Act over the American Health Care Act by a 2:1 ratio. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimated that 24 mi...

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Sorry, paparazzi, celebs now get private treatment at LAX

Sorry, paparazzi, celebs now get private treatment at LAX

A team of eight people is assigned to each member using the Private Suite at any one time, with two on hand to deal with any special requests. When it's time to catch their flights, passengers get a...

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