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Trump not under investigation, says lawyer

Speaking on NBC's " Meet the Press " Sunday, attorney Jay Sekulow said the "president is not under investigation by the special counsel". But he had said last week he felt vindicated by Comey's testimony on June 8 that he was not the subject of investigation while Comey was heading the agency. Read More »

Gun debate under Trump tested by congressman's shooting

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There were prayers and expressions of sympathy for the victims after a gunman opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game, but no signs of a new push in the U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., one of the heroes of this morning's events , commented on the bravery of the two officers, despite being "outgunned" by the assailant. Read More »

Trump slams 'cowardly' Comey

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This thing will have more seasons than Game of Thrones. President Donald Trump said fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey lied in his Senate testimony and that he would be willing to testify under oath that he didn't demand a pledge of personal loyalty from Comey. Read More »

President Trump to reverse parts of Obama's Cuba policy

People-to-people trips are one of 12 types that were approved for USA travelers as part of the Obama administration's detente with Cuba. President Donald Trump will announce new restrictions on trade and travel to Cuba. Despite those attitudes, Trump himself will harken back to the 1960s when he announces his new policy on Friday. Instead, U.S. visitors would once again be required to travel in groups with a set itinerary designed for educational, not strictly tourist, purposes. Read More »

Trump Representative Claims He is Not Under Investigation

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President#Donald Trump confirmed that he is under investigation due to the dismissal of former FBI Director #James Comey . And if Rosenstein and Brand were both out of the picture, responsibility for the investigation would fall to Dana Boente, the acting head of the department's national security division and the current US attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia. Read More »

Trump lawyer - President not under investigation in Russian Federation probe

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Mueller's team includes top investigators and lawyers who have represented major companies in court, according to CNN . But Sekulow said that Trump was reacting to a Washington Post story that said special counsel Robert Mueller was examining whether Trump had tried to obstruct the probe by firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey in May. Read More »

LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball

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After Busby flied out to the rightfielder, Walls advanced to third on a single by Jackson Lueck. FSU continued to answer and keep the score close when Michael Papierski smoked a solo homer left field in the bottom of the 5th. "Forget about it", said Mainieri, whose Tigers have won 16 straight. WHO'S ON FIRST? Nick Coomes was back starting at first base after freshman Jake Slaughter had started the last four times at the troublesome position for the Tigers. Read More »

Special Counsel Has No 'Full-Scale' Investigation of Donald Trump Yet, Reporter Says

Also Wednesday, Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles Grassley said his panel will investigate the removal of former FBI Director James Comey and "any alleged improper partisan interference in law enforcement investigations". The President's tweet - seeming to confirm the probe based on news reports - came as a surprise to the President's own legal team, according to a person briefed on the matter. Read More »

President Trump returns to Twitter to gripe about Russia probe 'WITCH HUNT'

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In an Interview with Lester Holt on NBC, Trump said he was thinking about Russian Federation when he fired Comey. Now the probe has expanded to include investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he fired Comey. "He's furious at Rosenstein, but the list of his people who enrage him is ever-growing", a longtime Trump confidant, who recently spoke to the president, told The Daily Beast . Read More »

Lawyer contradicts Trump, says US president not under investigation in Russia probe

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However, the FBI has not confirmed that Trump's son-in-law was under the bureau's investigation at any point. There has certainly been no indication that Mr Mueller told Mr Trump to fire Mr Comey. Adding to the confusion is the fact that the special investigation is now being led by another former FBI director. "Evidently the White House is considering firing Mueller". Read More »

Australia beat New Zealand to qualify for CT semis

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Eoin Morgan's side won their first two games of the tournament - against Bangladesh and New Zealand - to qualify for the final four. With this comprehensive victory, England has moved on to the Semis of the Champions Trophy . "I thought we looked like we were getting about 340 but fell away towards the end which is disappointing. We played very nicely against them in New Zealand in our summer back home", he said. Read More »

Donald Trump reports over $594 million as revenue

For 20 of his most prominent resort and golf club holdings - including the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, and Mar-a-Lago, the private club in Florida - total revenues for the most recent reporting period were about $360 million, compared with about $350 million in the prior report . Read More »

In Twitter rant, Trump announces he's being investigated

The said allegation, if proven true, can lead to Donald Trump's impeachment. "Mueller, a decorated Navy veteran, has a sterling reputation as an independent investigator". Trump may not be able to swing public opinion in his favor as Clinton did with Starr, but he can survive Twitter counterattacks against Comey and even Mueller. Read More »

Trump pushes back as Russian Federation probe heats up — Sunday shows preview

Look, this is - this is a president that has utilized social media, that has revolutionized the whole concept of electioneering when it comes to use of social media. I would say the answer is yes, for a number of reasons. The president made the determination to remove the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation after consultation with others. Read More »

Two suspects arrested for Tehran terror attack

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Global leaders offered their support for the people of Iran, but it took longer for the White House. The attacks by Islamic State (ISIS) that killed 17 people in Teheran on June 7 were "backed by USA clients", Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, pointing the finger squarely at Saudi Arabia. Read More »

Trump Reportedly Considering Firing Robert Mueller

As Mueller builds his legal team, Trump's allies have begun raising questions about the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's impartiality, suggesting he can not be trusted to lead the probe. Democrats, reacting to the chatter, said that if Mr Trump fired Mr Mueller they would try to enact an independent counsel statute so they could appoint him. Read More »

Democrats win Congressional Baseball Game for Charity; Scalise honored with LSU gear

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The 66-year-old suspect from Belleville, Illinois, was a volunteer for Senator Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign but whether he was politically motivated is still unclear, investigators said. The shot fired at Scalise left perhaps hundreds of bullet fragments internally, many of which may never be removed because surgery might be more unsafe than leaving them in place, Sava said. Read More »

WWE Money in the Bank results

Let's get to it. Epico shoulders Ryder down to start but the Bros take over without much effort. I think that's when Cena throws a temper tantrum, gets a WWE title shot and becomes a 17-time champion. He tried to wake up Carmella , but she was too out of it. Natalya , however, could easily try to capitalize on her position and take out Naomi immediately, especially if Lana hangs around the ring to make an assist (she has aligned herself with the Natalya-led crew). Read More »

Alexandria Shooter Bought Guns Legally; Investigation Into Motive Continues

She and her husband broke up shortly after he was spoken to by police for discharging his rifle in their back yard. She said her estranged husband had sold nearly everything from his business before leaving. So far, investigators have not linked Hodgkinson to any radical groups, said a law enforcement official who spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to discuss the investigation publicly. Read More »

Grenfell Tower fire: May under pressure after 'angry exchanges' in No 10

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Community groups have said warnings about poor fire safety have always been ignored, and that in the aftermath of the disaster, officials had failed to immediately take care of those affected. Mrs May has pledged a £5 million support package for the victims, which included a promise to rehouse them within three weeks. Protesters sit down in Oxford Circus during a rally calling for justice for those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire on June 16. Read More »