by | June 13, 2017 | 11:29

Detailing one-on-one talks with a sitting president - which under normal circumstances are private - Comey said he took painstaking notes for fear Trump might "lie" about the unusual encounters. Mr Trump tweeted: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication". Two days after Comey was sacked, The New York Times reported on a January conversation - allegedly sourced from those Comey told about the encounter - in which Comey claimed Trump asked him for his ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:58

The president proposes allocating $200 billion in federal funding over 10 years to spur at least an additional $800 billion in spending by states, municipalities and the private sector. The House's plan to phase it out is a 'very bad idea, ' he said. "Hopefully, that will be the beginning to the end of this disgusting, terrible situation the world is suffering through right now", Trump said.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:51

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions , whose contacts with Russian officials during the US presidential campaign have sparked questions, heads to Congress next week where he is expected to face a grilling. Mueller III, the special counsel leading the F.B.I. investigation. Mr. Leahy is the senior Democrat on the Appropriations Committee, as well as a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which oversees the Justice Department.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:21

Vice Admiral Jim Syring , Director of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency praised yesterday's exercise, telling Politico , " This test demonstrates that we have a capable, credible deterrent against a very real threat ". However, he said that the layout is not the layout of the North Korean missiles. This image made from video of an undated still image broadcasted in a news bulletin on Tuesday, May 30, 2017, by North Korea's KRT shows North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and a missile launcher in ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:16

Rep. Brad Sherman sent a letter to his legislative colleagues Monday announcing that he plans to force a floor vote on his measure. "I would hope that the Article, once submitted, would receive expeditious consideration by the Judiciary Committee".

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:34

Queen Latifah , Lil' Kim , the Lady of Rage , Monie Love , MC Lyte , Young M.A, and Cardi B all took the stage as various songs of theirs played. With the two having recently released disses aimed at each other , the beef appears to be far from over and Remy's Summer Jam performance will only escalate things.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:31

But Trump refrained from confirming that he had records of conversations with Comey as he previously implied. Furthermore, he denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed allegations. Trump demurred when asked whether tapes of his talks with Comey actually exist. But the self-imposed silence didn't last. Trump abruptly fired Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on May 9, later admitting that the Russian Federation probe was on his mind at ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:26

Members of Penn State University's now-shuttered Beta Theta Pi fraternity chapter are due in court Monday, June 12, 2017, for a hearing on charges related to the February 4, 2017, death of 19-year-old Tim Piazza, of Lebanon, N.J., after a night of heavy drinking.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:20

Donald Sanborn said the bear initially couldn't decide whether it should run across the road filled with people. Another, Kylah Sutz Edgin , said: '#2131 looks like he's about to go the other direction.I'd probably be right behind him'.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:17

The public vote has been seen as a clear message to Pyongyang that the council is unhappy with their repeated defiance of the United Nations ban on ballistic missile launches. resolutions. Russia's Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin said that North Korea's ballistic missile defense system is a direct threat to the Russians and in the past few months, the repeated missile tests have alarmed the livelihood of all the Russian citizens.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:06

There are approximately 1,400 Iraqi nationals with final orders of removal now in the United States . ICE officials declined to provide the number of people who were arrested and would not say whether the operation is ongoing. He said advocates also will be contacting politicians to fight the deportations. Less than a week after the House approved the Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 , the bipartisan bill meant to fund relief programs for religious ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:03

The ban, which targets six predominantly Muslim countries, was originally blocked by a court in Hawaii in March . A San Francisco-based appeals court is now considering the Hawaii case. The ruling comes on the heels of a similar ruling from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in May. "It provides a very attractive way to leave the injunction in place without setting broader doctrinal rules about which they may have pause", Vladeck said.

by | June 13, 2017 | 09:00

Cheltenham Township Police Sgt. Richard Schaffer , a detective who interviewed Cosby in 2005 after Constand accused him of drugging and molesting her at his nearby home was recalled to the stand to answer follow-up questions from McMonagle, which included questions about Cosby's deteriorating vision.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:58

USA intelligence chiefs refused on Wednesday to publicly discuss their conversation with President Donald Trump as the Senate Intelligence Committee probed the circumstances surrounding former FBI Director James Comey's firing . Warner was disappointed by Rogers' lackluster answer, and proceeded to ask Coats the same thing. All three officials claimed they thought it would be inappropriate to discuss conversations with Trump that may be part of the federal investigation into Trump's ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:47

Cause of death has yet to be confirmed, but the department says it appears to be gun-related. Local police are unsure about potential motive or suspects. As for the two daughters, police said their injuries were not obvious. Loeding, according to WOIO . Police report that this man has been inside the home for a few hours and that he knew the people who lived there.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:40

Biologic drugs are isolated from living organisms, and they can't be exactly copied for generics. As it stands right now, biosimilars can't be used interchangeably with branded versions, meaning if you were to get a prescription for a branded biologic, you wouldn't be able to opt for the "generic" one at the pharmacy as easily as you could if the drug was, say, a statin.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:37

Not all of those killed in the nightclub attack were LGBT. "We need to uphold our laws and uphold good standings and being good people", said Laura McClean. While the Pulse shooting claimed the lives of 49 people and injured another 53, Trump reportedly did not bother to visit the memorial site 10 miles from the location of a campaign speech , The Advocate reports .

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:24

Highs 81-90. Cloudy. Southeast wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Friday will see a 50 percent chance of continuing showers and a high of 77 and a low of 65. Highs will be in the low 80s. The chance of rain will be 40 percent. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Thursday will likely have showers and thunderstorms with highs in the upper 80s.

by | June 13, 2017 | 08:02

He said that he would testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee instead, though it was unclear initially if the hearing would be open or closed to the public. The first , arguing that Comey is a compromised witness and individual: "I believe the James Comey leaks will be far more prevalent than anyone ever thought possible".

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:55

The intelligence ministry on June 8 revealed the identities of the five attackers and said they had fought for the IS in Iraq and Syria. Iran says the attackers, all of whom were killed, were Iranians who had joined IS. Khamenei said Iran had no intention of normalising ties with the United States. Terrorists launched simultaneous attacks on Iran's parliament building in downtown Tehran and on the mausoleum of the late founder of the Islamic Republic Imam Khomeini, south of the city, on ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:36

It's not stopping them. Do Senate Republicans have no understanding of how health insurance markets work? The Club for Growth is working on designing a campaign to promote the Senate's repeal bill right now, but McIntosh warned it will turn the campaign against the bill if they don't feel it's conservative enough.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:31

As for Attorney General Jeff Sessions' upcoming Tuesday testimony on Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election, Hume said he will have to "explain his role in the Comey firing". That possibility could mean a closed hearing, unlike the drama of last Thursday with Comey. "I'm on both committees, as you know", she said. Conway stressed that Democratic Sen.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:27

Mr Sessions has been dogged by questions about possible additional encounters with the ambassador, Sergey Kislyak . Fellow Republicans pressed President Donald Trump on Sunday to come clean about whether he has tapes of private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey and provide them to Congress if he does - or possibly face a subpoena, as a Senate investigation into collusion with Russian Federation or obstruction of justice extended to a Trump Cabinet member.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:24

Trump didn't mention any specific projects by name - such as Cincinnati's Brent Spence bridge, which he vowed to replace while campaigning for president past year. Still, the White House legislative affairs director, Marc Short, told reporters in a briefing that the goal remained to get Democratic support for the infrastructure package.

by | June 13, 2017 | 07:21

Currently, the law dictates that children of a USA father must live in the country for a longer period of time than those born to a US mother before being granted citizenship. Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. and Justices Anthony M. Kennedy, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan joined Ginsburg's opinion. The high court split 4-4 on the same issue in 2011.

by | June 12, 2017 | 16:34

May, jolted by the electoral setback, however, remained defiant to calls for her resignation and vowed to form a minority government with the informal backing of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). "I just can't see how she can continue in any long-term way". The political turmoil comes as Britain is due to start negotiating on June 19 the terms of its exit from the European Union in talks of unprecedented complexity that are supposed to wrap up by the end of March 2019, when Britain ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 16:18

Taylor Walls homered to lead off the game, added another home run in the third and the 'Noles scored 15 runs in the first four innings en route to a 19-0 rout of the BearKats at Dick Howser Stadium to earn their 22 trip to the College World Series under coach Mike Martin - and the first since 2012.

by | June 12, 2017 | 16:04

It's going to be another hot day to start the work week. Tuesday temperatures quickly surge into the low 90s before showers and thunderstorms move in. All modes are possible with a hail/wind/tornado threat. A bit more humid. The high will be 88, after a morning low of 70. It appears that the backdoor cold front mentioned earlier in this discussion will slowly slide back into or close to CNY towards sunset Thursday into Friday .

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:55

Mr Trump "should voluntarily turn them over", Ms Collins said. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is in for sharp questioning on Tuesday by senators on the Senate intelligence committee. "When he tells you to do something, guess what?" The president has suggested several times, but not confirmed, that tapes of his private talks with Comey exist - a prospect the ex-FBI chief has emphatically welcomed.

by | June 12, 2017 | 15:10

The attorneys general reportedly say that the hotel is pulling customers, including foreign ones, away from other venues in its vicinity and that Trump's company should not have been allowed to continue leasing the hotel's building as the contract stipulates that no elected official can be on the lease.

by | June 12, 2017 | 14:00

Sixty-one percent who answered a second question said they favored statehood, but almost half a million voters left that question blank, leading many to claim the results were not legitimate. Take the last two referendums in 1998 and in 2012 for example. When the previous plebiscite was held in 2012 , 61% of those who voted were in favour of statehood, but the reaction from Washington was a deafening silence.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:27

He said that was significant because it would have meant Castile had the gun all the way out of his pocket when he was shot. Yanez explained to jurors that Castile did not make eye contact and was "mumbling" and "talking forward" and "wanted to do what he wanted to do".

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:12

Last week, the Justice Department formally asked the Supreme Court to let a ban be put in place. "It's a vetting system to keep America safe", White House press secretary Sean Spicer said in January, the Guardian reported. At worst, the Justice Department could be subject to an ethics inquiry about whether its lawyers knowingly misrepresented facts in their Supreme Court filings.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:00

Underscoring the multi-level nature of the crisis, Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, was en route to Turkey to discuss the Gulf crisis when the Tehran attacks took place. It was the first attack by the radical Sunni terror group in Iran, a majority Shiite nation. Iranian state TV said the Intelligence Ministry had detained 41 suspects in Tehran and the western Kurdish provinces of the country.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:40

Hawaii has become the first USA state to enact legislation to bring its environmental standards in line with the Paris climate accord , officials said on Wednesday, less than a week after President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the global agreement.