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Putin warns new sanctions will complicate ties between Russia and US

The Iran bill, including the Russian Federation sanctions amendment, was expected to pass the Senate on Thursday or later on Wednesday. Senators Rand Paul and Mike Lee, both Republicans, were the only "no" votes. In the early months of the Trump administration , the first-time public office holder has followed through on fringe campaign vows such as exiting the Paris Climate Accord, imposing a travel ban on Muslims, and hiring more border patrol agents. Read More »

Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation, Attacks DOJ

The preservation order covers any information involving Russian Federation or Ukraine, and records on former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, former foreign policy adviser Carter Page, business partner Rick Gates, informal adviser and friend Roger Stone, and Flynn, according to a memo obtained by the Times . Read More »

Trump publicly acknowledges Russian Federation probe includes him

Trump's apparent attack on Rosenstein also raised further questions about whether he will stay in his position or recuse himself from the investigation. "Why is that Hillary Clintons family and Dems dealings with Russian Federation are not looked at, but my non-dealings are?", Trump tweeted just before 4 p.m. Read More »

Mother abandoned 4-year-old at airport

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When Ms Harvey arrived to the airport atrium at around 2am, authorities claim she asked a couple to watch her child. Harvey drove almost 700 miles from her hometown to reach the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta . Police now suspect Harvey might still be driving the 2016 white Nissan Versa bearing Florida tag HKNA2 that she rented at the airport to leave town in. Read More »

Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting Puts Spotlight On Political Divide

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She and her husband were not on the best terms, she told reporters outside her home on Thursday afternoon, but said she did not want to comment on her husband's political views. He's had a second surgery and will be in the hospital a while. Scalise, the house majority whip, remains in a critical condition . A congressional aide and a lobbyist were also injured in the shooting. Read More »

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

But Kevin Durant said during exit interviews on Wednesday that he believes sacrifices will be made to keep the bulk of the roster intact. "I was anxious, I was jittery". "All the pieces that we have are important to the equation of winning a championship and competing for a championship every single year". "You have to tip your hat to Cleveland ", he added. Read More »

Wife Of GOP Baseball Practice Shooter Speaks Out

James Hodgkinson , who was 66, died of gunshot wounds suffered in a shootout with police. Three others, a GOP congressional aide, a U.S. capitol police officer and a lobbyist were also injured by gunfire. WND was the first news agency to identify all 16 GOP members of Congress present at the field Wednesday morning - 14 House members along with Sens. Read More »

NBC Connecticut won't air Alex Jones interview

When Megyn Kelly chose to have Alex Jones on her Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly program this weekend, she received all sorts of blowback; to go along with that further, advertisers have also grown leery of the program and the message. Since the leaked audio is 30 minutes long, TooFab listened for the most interesting moments (below) for your reading pleasure. It's unlikely Jake Tapper or Anderson Cooper would tell a conspiracy theorist that he would go easy on him. Read More »

From regal to rustic, Trump heads to Camp David for weekend

President Donald Trump left Saturday with his wife and young son to spend the weekend at Camp David for the first time. Camp David is located in the wooded hills of Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont, Maryland, about 68 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. Read More »

London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit

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Police surrounded Ms May as she left the church, where a crowd of angry protesters had gathered, shouting "shame on you!" and "coward!" The venue has been turned into an emergency shelter following the devastating fire that engulfed a 24-story apartment building, taking the lives of at least 17 people, with dozens still missing. Read More »

Eritrea says Qatar has not explained 'hasty' withdrawal

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Doha announced on June 14 that it had pulled its contingent out, days after the East African countries sided with Saudi Arabia and its allies in their standoff with Qatar . Another war in the region clearly doesn't benefit anybody, and while there's talk of the African Union getting involved to try to mediate the dispute again, it seems like the whole mess could've been avoided if they hadn't ended up chasing the Qatari forces out of the region. Read More »

At least 19 die in Somalia hotel attack

The attack took place in a restaurant where dozens of hostages were held for several hours, Efe news reported. Police said the dead included a Syrian man. "The operation is over now and the gunmen were killed by the security forces", said Mohammed Ahmed Arab, spokesman for Somalia's security ministry. Read More »

London fire: Protesters swarm Downing Street, demand May's resignation

The crowd later began marching towards Kensington High Street, chanting "no justice, no peace". "That's one of the most bad things I have ever seen", Prince William said of the tower's blackened shell. Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy responded to speculation that the number of dead could exceed 100, saying: "For those of us that have been down there, it's pretty emotional, so I hope it is not triple figures , but I can't be drawn on the numbers". Read More »

Photos of the Congressional Baseball Game Through the Years

The suspected shooter has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois, a supporter of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. "He underwent immediate surgery, and an additional procedure to stop bleeding", the statement said. The Capitol Police officers who were injured are "in good condition and have not suffered any life-threatening injuries at this point", Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said at a news conference. Read More »

Rosenstein Warns Americans: 'Exercise Caution' When Reading Anonymous Reports

Trump's Friday morning tweet capped off 24 hours of comments on Twitter about the investigation , including several remarks about his opponent in the 2016 election . " Witch Hunt " he tweeted from the White House shortly before leaving for Miami. In a second tweet , he continued with "Crooked Hillary destroyed phones with hammer, "bleached" emails, and had husband meet with (Attorney General Loretta Lynch ) days before she was cleared and they talk about obstruction?" Mr ... Read More »

Dennis Rodman returns from N.Korea

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Daniel Kanter on Warmbier's condition. When it works, "it's a brilliant propaganda coup", for the regime, he said. But when asked whether any sort of change in Warmbier's health status was what prompted North Korea to allow his release, the official said they were unaware. Read More »

Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin Tehran attacks

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday called the USA the "source" of instability in the Middle East and said it was responsible for the creation of the Islamic State terror group. " We will prove once again that we will crush the enemies' plots with more unity and more strength ." . A number of arrests were made after the deadly attack on the parliament and Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini. Read More »

Ireland thrash Japan 50-22 in first test

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Despite several regulars away on duty with the British and Irish Lions in New Zealand, Ireland had little trouble against a disappointing Japanese side, with Keith Earls, Dan Leavy and Jack Conan all crossing twice before Garry Ringrose touched down later in the second half. Read More »

Britain's Hammond to push for UK to stay in EU customs union

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Northern Ireland's largest nationalist party Sinn Fein said it would oppose any deal that undermines a peace deal known as the Good Friday Agreement, with President Gerry Adams telling Britain: "We want to govern ourselves". Yesterday the Evening Standard - whose editor George Osborne was dropped as Chancellor of the Exchequer by May past year - reported that a group of "sensible" Tory MPs were meeting with their Labour counterparts to ensure a soft Brexit in the upcoming ... Read More »

Trump's deputy attorney general Rosenstein issues cryptic statement about anonymous sources

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It was unclear whether his tweet about being under investigation was based on direct knowledge or new media reports that suggest Mueller is examining whether the president obstructed justice by firing Comey. Among other roles, she was an official in the Justice Department's Office of Legal Policy under George W. Bush. The Russia investigation has already put the Justice Department in an unusual position. Read More »

Steve Scalise's wife: 'Heroism' of officers 'saved lives' at Virginia shooting

We are encouraged by improvement in his condition over the last 36 hours. Vice President Mike Pence earlier on Thursday said he visited MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where Scalise was being treated. The US president offered the assessment as a shaken US House returned into session a day after the shooting of Mr Scalise and others. "I want to take a moment to send our thoughts, love, and prayers to Congressman Steve Scalise and his entire family", he said. Read More »

Brazil electoral court dismisses case that could have ousted president

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Temer himself is now under investigation for bribe taking and obstruction of justice related to the array of interlocking "Car Wash" corruption scandals. Temer, whose approval rate is 4%, is also being investigated on allegations of approving the payment of hush money to impeached lower house speaker Eduardo Cunha, who is now serving a 15-year prison sentence for corruption, money laundering and tax evasion. Read More »