by | June 18, 2017 | 01:29

The same can't be said for his legislative colleagues. Given the mutually reinforcing effects of partisan polarization in the electorate and the intensity of both positive and negative feelings toward Trump, it is no surprise that the poll reveals that Democratic attitudes are the opposite, with the qualification that they are slightly more negative than the Republicans are positive.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:29

PBS's Judy Woodruff reported Monday that Trump friend Chris Ruddy told her after visiting the White House that Trump is "considering perhaps terminating" Mueller - a decision that would set off a massive political backlash. Ruddy never spoke to the President regarding this issue. Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is contradicting fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's testimony ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:28

Green told NBC Bay Area that the shirt reflected the Warriors' quick win over the Cavaliers . National Basketball Association star Steph Curry has officially said he has reservations about attending a White House ceremony celebrating the 2017 champion Golden State Warriors , if the team is invited .

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:24

As of Saturday afternoon, storms and showers are forecasted to continue in some capacity until Wednesday. Highs today reach the upper 70s to mid-80s. The thunderstorms are slated to develop in the early afternoon and last into the evening, the advisory said. Numerous photos on social media were taken, indicating brilliant displays of lightning as the storm moved through the area.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:25

With his deft touches at the net perfectly working, the Guntur-born shuttler built an 11-6 lead at half-time. Srikanth won three of his first seven points via crosscourt or body smashes and led 11-6 at the changeover as Son made a lot of uncharacteristic errors.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:19

Scalise will need more operations for his injuries, but doctors can't yet predict how many are necessary. The wife of wounded GOP congressman Steve Scalise says she is thankful for all the prayers and warm wishes her family has received since her husband was shot at a baseball practice.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:16

Mueller's hires have experience in complicated investigations, including Watergate, Enron and Mafia prosecutions. Trump said on Twitter. "The biggest risks in these kinds of cases are the collateral offenses", said Jonathan Turley, a legal professor at George Washington University.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:14

He was tended to by fellow lawmakers including Brad Wenstrup, an OH congressman who is a physician, before being transported to a hospital. Members of the U.S. but we do not shed our humanity when we enter this chamber", Ryan said. Republicans and Democrats have shown they can engage in a spirited rivalry without rancor - at least on the ballfield.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:13

How do I describe the judge? It's "one of the most courageous acts I've ever seen in the justice system ". Nevertheless, Cosby's legal and publicity team emerged onto the front steps of the courtroom triumphant. Cosby did not testify in his own defense. Jury deliberations started Monday afternoon. A sliver of Gianna Constand's testimony that the jury had just heard.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:11

In the last election, the BJP and Congress had won 12 and 10 seats respectively while the CPI (M) had won from three wards. One seat is won by CPI-M while three seats were won by independent candidates. But this time it would be the councilors who would elect both mayor and deputy mayor as state government has scrapped direct election for mayoral posts.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:12

Speaking as he arrived for a meeting of European Union finance ministers in Luxembourg , Hammond said: "As we go into that negotiation, my clear view - and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain - is that we should prioritise protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations and take them forward".

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:06

Reigning champions India are the favourites, having launched their title-defence with a 124-run thrashing of Pakistan on June 4. Where to watch the live telecast of India vs Pakistan encounter on TV? Their rivalry with India was also off-tracked following India's stance against bilateral series against its bitter neighbours.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:03

The President said it was hard to think of a policy "that makes less sense than the prior administration's awful and misguided deal" with the "brutal" Castro government. Cuban-born poet Armando Valladares, who was imprisoned for 22 years by the government of then-Cuban leader Fidel Castro , said at a weekly luncheon of Cuban exiles that he is vexed that not all of Obama's changes were rolled back.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:58

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. On the DUP deal, she added: "If DUP vote for the Queen's Speech and Budget, I don't have a problem with that". European Union leaders expressed fears that Mrs May's shock loss of her majority would delay the Brexit talks, due to begin on June 19, and so raise the risk of negotiations failing.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:55

Numerous latter were dressed in black masks and hoods and chanting "No Trump, no KKK, no Fascist USA". "Making them veil. In some groups it's acceptable to beat wives", protester Ginny Procuniar said. MANN: Well, this was a group called Act for America . After loud chants of "racists go home" and "you guys are assholes", counter-demonstrators wheeled in a sound system, and at one point a few began singing Kendrick Lamar's 'Element, ' slightly changing up the words to say "if I gotta slap ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:53

The lawsuit comes on the heels of another emoluments clause case against Trump filed on Monday in federal court in Maryland by District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine and Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh. Because [President Trump] is not coming to Congress and identifying the emoluments he wishes to accept, the American people will have no way of knowing whether his actions as President reflect only his beliefs about what is best for the country, or whether they are partly ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:48

Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller last month and has the authority to remove him, told a Senate Appropriations subcommittee that he saw no cause for Mueller's dismissal . An order from the president would not necessarily qualify, he said. A firing of Mueller following the firing of Comey would pretty much turn the entire Federal Bureau of Investigation and most of the IC against the President.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:40

Britain's Brexit ministry said on Friday that no deal could be struck on exiting unless the future relationship with the bloc was taken into account. The Brexit department spokesperson said: "Our view is that withdrawal agreement and terms of the future relationship must be agreed alongside each other".

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:41

Brussels has previously warned the UK Government it will only enter talks on a potential future trade deal with Britain once "significant progress" is made on divorce matters. May's finance minister, Philip Hammond , said on Friday that Britain should prioritise protecting jobs and economic growth . Other EU governments will be happy to let Britain keep trade open as it would limit the hit to their own economies, officials told Reuters , though they are not ready to ease conditions that ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:35

Queen Elizabeth , Prince Philip , Prince Charles , Duchess Camilla, and Prince Harry also observed from the balcony. After the Trooping, the Queen and the members of the royal family gathered on the balcony of Buckingham Palace to watch the Royal Air Force perform their display.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:36

The US has confirmed that several American service members have been injured in Afghanistan . The Resolute Support mission announced on its Twitter feed that seven US service members were wounded but said there were no USA fatalities. There were no US fatalities. More than US 2,000 troops have died from both combat and noncombat causes in the country since 2001. A massive attack in April on the same Shaheen base by Taliban militants left scores of Afghan soldiers dead.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:33

The heat will be on "high" in the Desert Southwest the next several days. Concord and Livermore are among the inland locales expected to see temperatures in excess of 100 degrees. Temperatures will rise over the weekend, Pi said. Valley highs are expected to be in the triple digits through at least the middle of next week. When temperatures reach 95 degrees or above, employers are required to implement high-heat procedures to ensure outdoor workers are protected.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:37

The president's tweets followed a report in the Washington Post Wednesday that said the special counsel overseeing the probe into Russia's alleged meddling in the United States election is now also looking at whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:38

Scalise, the number three House Republican, was shot along with three other people early Wednesday when a lone gunman, angry about President Donald Trump, attacked a group of Republican lawmakers as they practiced for a congressional charity baseball game.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:35

Kevin Durant and the star-laden Golden State Warriors made sure of that. To paraphrase the late, great sports writer Frank Deford with a modern twist, you can yell on social media and scream on TV about who the greatest is, but no one truly knows.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:32

Kabul has suffered a number of deadly attacks in recent weeks and the city was still reeling from a bomb blast earlier this week which killed more than 80 people and injured 460 in one of the deadliest attacks in the country in recent history.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:30

Family members of Matt Mika say the MI native was shot multiple times in his chest and arm, and he remains in the intensive care unit in critical condition at George Washington University Hospital. The U.S. Capitol Police and representatives for the three lawmakers did not immediately respond to requests for comment. The Congressional Baseball Game will go on as scheduled, despite the attack on congressmen Wednesday morning as they practiced.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:27

There are other worrying signs for Trump. The Associated Press-NORC poll, published on Thursday, finds the president's popularity at the lowest recorded during his presidency, with just 35 percent approving of his performance . Its findings contrasted with a Friday report from Rasmussen Reports' right-leaning daily poll, which found that 50 percent of "likely US voters" approved of the president's job performance.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:22

Weeks ago, Gingrich had heaped praise on Mueller, hailing him as a "superb choice" for special counsel whose reputation was "impeccable for honesty and integrity". "I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel", Christopher Ruddy - who was at the White House on Monday - said on "PBS NewsHour ".

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:19

DAVID Davis and Michel Barnier confirm they will face off for the first round of Brexit talks in Brussels on Monday. On Monday, the European Commission insisted it was "fully prepared and ready for the negotiations to start" the process.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:18

In his testimony on June 8, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee that he believed Trump had fired him over his role as lead of the FBI investigation into Russian interference in the USA election and Trump campaign associates' possible ties to Russia .

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:19

Anfield welcomes an Arsenal side who will likely look pretty different than the one who fell 3-1 in the corresponding match previous year. However, Gomez will first be provided the opportunity to impress his manager during a busy pre-season.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:13

With almost all the votes counted and most of what's remaining being from safe Gillespie territory, it's clear the former RNC chair has won the nomination by a few thousand votes. On the Republican side, however, the race remained neck and neck well into Tuesday evening. Both won hotly contested party primaries on Tuesday. "Initial takeaways are that Northam performed strongly in the Urban Crescent- Northern Virginia, Richmond , and Hampton Roads-and that was all he had to do in the ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:10

Some of Trump's conservative allies appeared to be turning on Mueller recently, after having first praised his appointment in May . Statements made by Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy set off many new questions Monday night. But after the testimony of former FBI Director James Comey last week, Gingrich said he'd changed his mind. "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" A CNN source said Trump ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:08

China has lashed out at Pentagon chief James Mattis over criticism that Beijing is militarising man-made islands in the South China Sea, calling them "irresponsible remarks". "What has to be judged is how strongly China is going to react", he added. "China's construction projects on the Nansha islands are aimed at improving working and living conditions of staff there while better fulfilling its worldwide obligations", Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying' said.