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Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony: White House

Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony: White House

While Mr Trump and his aides initially said he acted at the recommendation of the deputy attorney general because of the way Mr Comey handled last year's investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, Mr Trump later said he had already chose to fire the FBI director regardless of any recommendations and that he had the Russian Federation investigation in mind. Read More

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Trump vows to do whatever is necessary to protect US

Trump vows to do whatever is necessary to protect US

London mayor Sadiq Khan has called on the Government to cancel the planned state visit by Donald Trump after the U.S. president continued to criticise his response to the London Bridge terror attack. Trump accused Khan of making a "pathetic excuse" over his statement urging Londoners not to be alarmed by the presence of additional police on the streets in response to the attack. Read More

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White House: Trump won't stop Comey from testifying

White House: Trump won't stop Comey from testifying

The announcement followed days of speculation over whether Trump would try to prevent Comey, who is expected to reveal details about his conversations with the President, from testifying. That they - they assessed that they really wanted Trump to win it and were working to help him win and her lose.An adviser to Trump's campaign and prominent speaker at the 2016 Republican National Convention, Flynn was sacked less than four weeks after Trump's inauguration after claims that he misled Vice ... Read More

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Trump Won't Block James Comey's Testimony Before Congress

Trump Won't Block James Comey's Testimony Before Congress

Comey, whom President Trump fired last month, is scheduled to testify in an open setting Thursday morning. Lawmakers in both parties have urged Trump to allow Comey to testify publicly. Comey's testimony is expected to be explosive and will be closely watched throughout Washington , where the focus on Russia's involvement in the 2016 campaign, the country's connections to Trump associates and aides - and an alleged attempt by Trump to use Comey to quash an investigation - is growing ... Read More

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Putin dismisses US claims about Trump, election

Putin dismisses US claims about Trump, election

As FBI director, Comey was leading the agency's probe into Russian interference in last year's presidential election and into whether Trump campaign aides illegally colluded with Russia before Trump fired Comey last month. The officials spoke on the condition of anonymity because they did not want to be identified discussing a decision that had not been announced. Within a week of James Comey's shock firing, Robert Mueller was appointed on May 17 as special counsel designated by ... Read More

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Trump Marks Memorial Day with Arlington Visit

Trump Marks Memorial Day with Arlington Visit

Trump walked among the white marble headstones and greeted families. Christopher Horton , a member of the Oklahoma National Guard , who died in a gunbattle with insurgents in Afghanistan in 2011, and Maj. The playing of "Taps" echoed as he placed his hand over his heart and military officers saluted. "I believe that God has a special place in heaven for those who lay down their lives so others can live free of fear", he said at Arlington National Cemetery . Read More

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Grandmother sought in family stabbings

Grandmother sought in family stabbings

A 6-month-old granddaughter of Darrington Clark was killed, and her sister was critically injured in the Monday morning stabbing. Darrington-Clark is considered armed and unsafe. Her name was not yet released. Ray Mendez said. "Our detectives are aggressively looking for (her)", he said. A very different scene from yesterday around the apartment complex pool according to neighbor Patty Williams who said, "They was all at the pool yesterday...and I saw the lady and I would have never ... Read More

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DE and Virginia join states in Paris climate goal coalition

DE and Virginia join states in Paris climate goal coalition

Altogether, they suggest that in the United States, leadership in the fight against global warming will come from local governments, academia and industry. Schneiderman, who leads a coalition of states and localities in defense of the Clean Power Plan, added: "It's important to note, President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris agreement doesn't change the EPA's legal obligation to limit carbon pollution from its largest source: fossil-fueled power plants". Read More

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Donald Trump seeks to privatize US air traffic control system

Choosing aviation as the launch transportation mode for his infrastructure plans, President Donald Trump on June 5 painted a bleak picture of the state of the USA air traffic control system. Proposed legislation includes the creation of a non-profit corporation controlled by a 13-member board with representation from the major airlines and the broader aviation community. Read More

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USA states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

Tokyo should speed up its efforts to work out its strategy in order to join hands with other countries in trying to persuade Trump to change his mind. Other countries insist they will remain committed to the Paris Agreement even without one of its key architects. Nonetheless, senior White House officials did little to dissuade reporters of the possibility Trump rejects science, The Guardian reported. Read More

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Showers and thunderstorms to dominate early weekday weather

Showers and thunderstorms to dominate early weekday weather

Wednesday night will be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. The rest of the week is expected to be sunny and mostly clear. More clouds than sun with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Southwest wind around 7 miles per hour becoming north after midnight. Highs will be in the upper 80s with southwest winds ranging between 5 to 10 miles per hour. Read More

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Big Triple G-Alvarez title fight to be in Las Vegas

Big Triple G-Alvarez title fight to be in Las Vegas

De La Hoya noted that the entertainment factor of Las Vegas was the decisive component, making fight week more of a party. And then obviously my good friend, Jerry Jones, who wanted this fight. De La Hoya held off on naming the venue and said he wanted to listen to other offers for the right to host the lucrative bout despite asking the Nevada Athletic Commission to reserve the Strip arena for Mexican Independence Day. Read More

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Girl, 8, Banned From Soccer Game For Looking Like Boy

Milli's skill allows her to play alongside 11-year-olds even though she is younger. "It's what she likes". Though upset with the disqualification itself, Mili's father, Gerardo Hernandez, is still proud of his daughter. Mili said she felt she was treated unfairly. "Why they want to tell my girl looks like a boy". Mili won't let the incident stop her from playing. Read More

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At 94, this cancer survivor is ready to run a half marathon

At 94, this cancer survivor is ready to run a half marathon

I just am so happy that I was able to do it". The CHP officers at the scene said the driver ran up a hillside, but was arrested. "It feels great", she said. "That's always the biggest thing". "I never thought I would still be here!" exclaimed Thompson Friday. She said her secret to a healthy life at her age is, of course, exercise on a regular basis and a balanced diet. Read More

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President Trump admits his executive order is a ban

In the Monday morning tweets , Trump said that he wished his administration had fought for the original executive order and called on the Justice Department to seek a "much tougher version" of the travel ban. The Hawaii order also blocked a 120-day halt Trump planned to refugee admissions to the US. He was referring to his executive order which had suspended visitors from six Muslim-majority countries earlier this year, until it hit resistance in the form of federal judges who deemed ... Read More

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Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe

Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe

The president could possibly invoke some form of executive privilege - which is created to keep sensitive decision-making processes involving the president secret - to stop Comey from testifying. Trump has dismissed allegations of collusion and the USA intelligence community's assessment that Putin ordered an influence campaign aimed at disrupting the November election. Read More

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Democrats Oppose Lieberman as FBI Director

Democrats Oppose Lieberman as FBI Director

Lieberman, the left-leaning Democratic Party's vice presidential nominee in 2000 who later was re-elected to the Senate as an independent, met with Trump on Wednesday at the White House . Lieberman isn't a Trump intimate and the two men also seem to have policy differences; for example, Lieberman supported the Iraq war and Trump claims to have opposed it. Read More

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Al Gore: Trump's Paris decision 'reckless,' but we'll go on without him

Al Gore: Trump's Paris decision 'reckless,' but we'll go on without him

Given that the U.S.is the world's largest economy and the second-largest producer of greenhouse gases, it will set progress back significantly. "The rest of the world is moving forward". 'And the president has indicated the climate changes'. According to the Hill , the former secretary of State said Trump claiming he's going to negotiate a better climate deal is "like OJ Simpson saying he's going to go out and find the real killer; everybody knows he isn't going to do that because he ... Read More

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U.S. hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack, claims Putin

They can even be hackers, by the way, in the United States who very skillfully and professionally shifted the blame, as we say, onto Russian Federation. Putin also said it could have been the Central Intelligence Agency behind the hacking. The Russian president also accused the USA and its allies of seeking to monopolize power and prevent the emergence of a multi-polar world by countering his country's efforts to assert itself on the global stage. Read More

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Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Spanier was convicted of hushing up suspected child sex abuse by Jerry Sandusky in 2001, a decade before Sandusky was arrested for the serial molestation of young boys. Laura Ditka, a prosecutor in the Pennsylvania Attorney General's office, says Spanier chose to "protect his reputation and the reputation of his friends and the reputation of the University above the well-being of some innocent children". Read More

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Perez Dodges Question About Clinton's DNC Criticism

She said she believed that Trump conspired with the Russians to interfere in the election and that his campaign "guided" the Russians to "weaponize information" against her. But overwhelmingly, Clinton is focused on Russian interference in the election along with Comey's public statements about the investigation into her private email server as chief reasons for her defeat. Read More

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Islamic State claims responsibility for London attack

Prime Minister Theresa May delivered a statement, in which she declared that "things need to change" and enough is enough. One had canisters strapped to his body. It comes less than three months after an attacker ran down people with a vehicle on Westminster Bridge , killing four, then stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament. Read More

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