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Trump 'faces obstruction of justice probe'

According to the report, the investigation being led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller has focused on Trump's potential obstruction in the past month, ever since he abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey . The Senate intelligence committee has also interviewed Johnson in connection with its investigation of Russian activities during last year's election campaign. Read More »

LA police cars stolen, 3 suspects arrested after crashes


Amid the two chases, another patrol auto was involved in a third crash. Three juveniles were suspected of stealing a pair of Los Angeles police cruisers and leading officers on wild pursuits that ended when both vehicles crashed miles apart, authorities said Thursday. Read More »

North Korea says it released Otto Warmbier on humanitarian grounds


His parents say he's been in the coma for more than a year. " Otto is a fighter", he said. One reporter asked what Warmbier said to his son during his return to the United States. Warmbier praised the Trump administration, thanking Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Joseph Yun, the State Department's top official on North Korea . Read More »

Tensions rise as Bill Cosby jury struggles to reach verdict

Prosecutors say the famed comedian drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand , the director of operations for Temple University's women's basketball team, at his home near Philadelphia in January 2004. Cosby is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault . One other accuser, Kelly Johnson, testified during the trial as prosecutors sought to establish that Cosby had a pattern of assault . Read More »

Trump praises cops after Va. shooting, says America best when 'unified'

Scott Applewhite). After visiting Scalise Wednesday evening at the hospital, Trump tweeted: " Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people, is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter". Trump and his wife Melania visited the hospital Wednesday night. The bullet tore through his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding, the hospital said. Read More »

Dashcam video released in Milwaukee lakefront shooting


Terry Williams , 19, died after being shot in the head. A loaded gun was found inside the vehicle, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke previously said. It was not clear whether the deputy in pursuit was aware Williams was wanted for questioning in Saturday's incident. Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. Read More »

Feinstein wants 'all-hands-on-deck' Trump probe

Comey, who was sacked while leading the probe into Russia's interference in the election, said Trump asked him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn and implied Trump may have become the subject of investigation himself for interfering in the FBI's work. Read More »

Gunshots Ring Out at Republican Congressional Baseball Practice

A resident who posted a video of the scene after the shooting said, "There were probably about 80 to 100 shots fired over there". Some witnesses have described their interactions with Hodgkinson, 66, and investigators have started examining evidence that he left behind, particularly in Virginia. Read More »

DC shooting has brought some much-needed unity to Congress


A congressional staffer, Zach Barth, was also shot in the leg and has since been released from the hospital. Members of both parties said they needed to soften rhetorical attacks on each other, if only to set a better example for a public that seems increasingly divided into hostile political camps. Read More »

Trump Under Investigation For Possible "Obstruction Of Justice"

The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee gave Sessions a chance to defend himself, but offered little new insight. Sessions testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, and for anyone watching, there was a reoccurring theme littered throughout the testimony . Read More »

Trump says Congressman Scalise 'in some trouble' after shooting

It has been reported that there was little or no interaction with Scalise because he's in critical condition . "We will provide periodic updates ". Riverside County House members Wednesday expressed sorrow and outrage over a possibly politically motivated shooting that injured five people and left the gunman dead at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia , where Republican lawmakers were gathered for practice. Read More »

Senate OKs sanctions bill to punish Russia

Several U.S. senators struck a bipartisan deal to expand existing sanctions against Russian Federation and let Congress review any move by President Donald Trump to lift existing penalties, a sign of congressional frustration amid probes of interference in the 2016 election. Read More »

White House: Mood in Congressman's hospital room 'emotional'

The president and first lady Melania Trump brought two bouquets of flowers to the hospital. Lawmakers donned Louisiana State University ball caps in Scalise's honor. The FBI recovered a cellphone, computer and camera from Hodgkinson's white van and is examining them for evidence, the statement said. Members of Congress were practicing for a game when a gunman started shoot. Read More »

Cosby trial jurors call it quits for night


Andrea Constand provided three different stories of what she claimed happened to her in 2004 - which struck the jurors. He is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault and faces 15 to 30 years in prison if convicted of the charges. Read More »

A Defiant Kathy Griffin Vows To Continue Criticizing Trump


Griffin who (clearing throat) used her celebrity status to attack them. The 56-year-old comedian said those statements prompted her to pose with the Trump severed head, which was a mask mounted on a Styrofoam wig mold. Speaking on Friday, Griffin insisted it was a parody meant to address Mr Trump's remark past year that former Fox News presenter Megyn Kelly had "blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of wherever". Read More »

Mitchell Mcleod Pugh & Williams Inc. Increases Stake in Pfizer, Inc. (PFE)

Stillwater Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Pfizer by 2.0% in the first quarter. (NYSE: PFE ). Frontier Invest Mngmt owns 32,599 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Jefferies maintained Coca Cola HBC AG (LON:CCH) on Friday, May 12 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:PFE) earned "Hold" rating by S&P Research on Wednesday, October 28. Read More »

Members Thrilled That Congress Will Still Play Ball


Rep. Roger Williams , 67, of Texas sustained a leg-ankle injury. His aide, Zack Barth, who was shot by the Virginia assailant, walked across the field on crutches. Davis said he dove into the other dugout along with other players. "I think it's absolutely the right decision. Steve [Scalise] would insist upon it", Texas GOP Rep. Read More »

Congress Seeks Normalcy, Heads Back to Work Day After Shooting


House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is still in the hospital and is in critical condition after undergoing hip surgery for injuries sustained during the shooting. Congressman Rodney Davis told CNN he was at the plate at the time, and Scalise was in the field at second base. Hodgkinson's apparent Facebook page included strong criticism of Republicans and the Trump administration. Read More »

Governor allows gun ban to become law


Under Kansas law, a bill that passes the Legislature becomes law if the governor does not sign or veto it within 10 days. Brownback said contents of Senate Bill 19 weren't of his design, but it did funnel more state tax dollars to the 25 percent of school children identified by the Kansas Supreme Court as disadvantaged by the block-grant system embraced by the governor. Read More »

Both Congressional Baseball Teams Observe Moment of Silence at 2nd Base


But this time, it was President Donald Trump who was called upon to speak words of comfort in such a troubled moment, one fraught with the overtones of gun politics and the heated rhetoric of a nation sharply divided along party lines. So we're just continuing to try and monitor and stay updated with the progress. Congressman ScaliseHospital officials said Wednesday evening that Rep. Read More »

DOJ Pivots to Obstruction After Failing to Prove Collusion

Like the Women's March, March for Science and other recent mass protests, the unprecedented level of interest in the hearing reflected deep concern millions have regarding attacks on U.S. The president and his surrogates are already on the warpath, falsely suggesting that Comey engaged in improper or illegal conduct in leaking his memos and, putting out the line via Kellyanne Conway, that members of Mueller's legal team had given to Democratic politicians (and therefore were biased). Read More »