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President Trump denounces reports of widening Russia probe

The former speaker said Trump called him Monday night and that the two discussed Gingrich's concerns. The Senate intelligence committee won't probe whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice over the FBI's investigation into his former associates and their contacts with Russian officials, leaving the criminal inquiry to special counsel Robert Mueller . Read More »

Watch the Congressional Baseball Teams Come Together For Emotional Moment of Prayer

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On Wednesday, he underwent immediate surgery after the incident and then an additional procedure to stop bleeding. Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times. Congressman Roger Williams, a Republican from Texas, who is on crutches after being injured while running for safety during the shooting , said he thinks the shooting had more to do with the individual than his political leaning. Read More »

Trump mulling firing special counsel on Russia Robert Mueller

He added that fundraising records show some of the lawyers whom Mueller selected for his team have contributed to Democrats. In response to a question about a hypothetical presidential order, he says he's "not going to follow any orders" he doesn't believe to be "lawful and appropriate". Read More »

Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

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It was at this point that Rubio made the suggestion that the President would have to "go it alone". Former president Barack Obama implemented his Cuba normalization measures through executive actions that bypassed Congress, giving Trump the power to undo much of it with the stroke of a pen. Read More »

Brexit negotiations to start on June 19

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If she was seeking to allay the fears of the DUP's rivals about the mooted DUP deal while giving assurances that her government is impartial in the talks process it hasn't worked. "We want to see any deal between those two parties reflect the wishes of all of the people of Northern Ireland , not just one section of the community". Read More »

NEET 2017: Answer key released; results date to be announced soon

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The NEET exams were held on May 7 in 10 languages. Candidates who want challenge the answers keys need to by paying a fee of Rs 1,000 per response/per question challenged. The results of CBSE NEET was scheduled on June 8. Click on cbseneet.nic.in. This is conducted for the students to join Medical courses. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry. Read More »

Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports

However, Mueller III has now sought to question Daniel Coats, the current director of national intelligence, Mike Rogers , head of the National Security Agency, and Rogers's former deputy, Richard Ledgett. The Washington Post story prompted a furious reaction from Mr Trump's personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, who issued a statement saying the Federal Bureau of Investigation was behind the story. Read More »

May's Brexit plan and SAS pose as homeless — Newspaper headlines

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams told the prime minister that a deal between the Conservatives and the DUP to prop up a minority government could be in violation of the Good Friday Agreement . Foster will nearly certainly ask for greater investment in Northern Ireland as part of the deal, as well as guarantees on support for pension plans and for winter fuel allowances for older people. Read More »

Law enforcement identifies congressional baseball shooter

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He said he has also spoken with Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa to express sympathies for the wounded officers and to express his admiration for their courage. The shooter, James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, apparently volunteered on Sander's 2016 presidential campaign. "Authorities are continuing to investigate the crime, and the assailant has now died from his injuries", Trump said in an official statement. Read More »

Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy, says Wife

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The suspect was killed after exchanging shots with police at the scene. Hodgkinson, a 66-year-old owner of a home inspection business in Belleville , Illinois, was identified as the shooter. Though there are no other legal problems listed in St. Clair County, which includes Belleville , since 2011, Hodgkinson did come to the attention of local law enforcement as recently as March 24 of previous year. Read More »

John Major warns against Tory deal with DUP

A DUP spokesman told AFP there had been a break in the talks due to parliamentary business. "We haven't negotiated, we haven't progressed". The Prime Minister has been forced to make assurances to members of her own party on LGBT rights, after prominent interventions from out politicians. Read More »

Washington gunman who shot congressman had history of anti-GOP activity

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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said he was "sickened" by the shooting on Republican lawmakers taking part in baseball practice on Wednesday, calling it a "despicable act". Scalise was rushed to MedStar Washington Hospital Center immediately after the attack, where has has since undergone three surgeries and remains in critical condition . Read More »

Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships

Given that these programs will be also be known as Registered Apprenticeships, it will be hard for employers to know whether a former apprentice has received training that meets the applicable federal standards, or whether the apprentice participated in a lower-quality program that did not meet the same standards. Read More »

'Generous' Jeremy gives shadow cabinet job to Owen Smith

Because we did so much better than expectations there is this developing psychology that we've won. An MP who previously tried to unseat Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader has returned to the party's frontbench in the aftermath of last week's General Election . Read More »

Firefighters begin grim search for those missing following horror London tower fire

The fire at Grenfell Tower on the Lancaster West Estate in Latimer Road was reported at 1.16am (local time) on Wednesday. A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday. A total of 30 people are still in hospital, and 15 of whom are said to be in a critical condition. "We like to think of ourselves as "roughty, toughty" and heroes - they are heroes - but they have feelings, and people were absolutely devastated". Read More »

Chuck Schumer Spoofs Trump Roundtable Meeting

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The internet pounced immediately, perhaps because Priebus's use of the word " blessing " made him sound more like a father giving Thanksgiving Grace than a presidential aide discussing policy. Trump that caught the attention of social media. "You have great hair", one staffer is heard saying in the video. "I can't thank you enough for the privileges you've given me and the leadership that you've shown", Price said. Read More »

PM warns NI parties over power-sharing deadline

The government meanwhile said the state opening of the parliament - when May's government presents its legislation programme - will take place on June 21, two days later than planned. The deal is complicated by a row between the DUP and the pro-republican Sinn Fein party which led earlier this year to the collapse of the power-sharing Northern Ireland devolved assembly. Read More »

Singapore May exports shrink again y/y, electronics shipments still solid

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Singapore's non-oil domestic exports (NODX) contracted for a second straight month in May, but the decline was less than expected as electronics shipments from the city state continued to be strong. Exports of electronic products expanded 23.3 percent annually in May after a 4.8 percent rise in the prior month. The median estimate from five economists polled by The Wall Street Journal was for May exports to contract 5.6% from a year earlier. Read More »

Donald Trump's Russian Federation troubles just got much more serious

Trump wrote, "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Days after the dramatic testimony of his firing and dealings with U.S. After Comey's testimony, Trump said he had been vindicated because his former FBI director confirmed telling Trump on three occasions that he was not under investigation. Read More »

Foreign companies' appeal to support Pink Dot rejected by authorities

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The changes also mean that from this year, foreign companies can not sponsor the event, held annually in support of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community. Pink Dot will be held at Hong Lim Park on July 1, 2017. Firstly, they would not be individually listed or recognised as official sponsors. "We believe that with [sic] the foregoing conditions would help dispel the perception, if any, that the event is a product of foreign intervention", the letter concludes. Read More »

Scalise's condition after shooting 'more difficult' than thought

Capitol Police, who provided security for the practice, killed the shooter, identified by authorities as James Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Ill . The "attack on a bipartisan, apolitical, charitable event is especially troubling", she said. "It is the one person out of 10,000 or 50,000 or 100,000 who once they know your whereabouts and when you are going to be there and who you are going to be with who can plan something like this". Read More »

UK's May confident on power-saving deal

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Later, a Downing Street spokesperson said: "In the first Cabinet meeting since the election , ministers discussed the forthcoming Queen's Speech, including the legislative program required to deliver the best possible Brexit deal for the whole United Kingdom". Read More »

London tower block fire may delay Theresa May's agreement with the DUP

A June 29 deadline has been set for the establishment of devolved power sharing government in Belfast. British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party resumed talks on a deal to prop up her minority government yesterday as she faced a battle over her Brexit strategy just days before European Union divorce talks are due to begin. Read More »

'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'

Trump did not directly address the allegations that he is being probed for possibly obstructing justice - a potentially impeachable offense. Continuing his Twitter war against former election opponent Hillary Clinton, President Donald Trump condemned her for previously destroying her phones and "bleaching" her emails. Read More »