by | June 18, 2017 | 02:45

Bush, and the new GOP in Mr. Stewart, who was pushing immigration crackdowns well before Mr. Trump and had been chairman of the Trump campaign in Virginia . Northam had always been considered the Democrats' successor to Gov. Terry McAuliffe , who's prohibited by law from running for a second term. "To be honest, I'm happy with either one but feel like Ralph has the experience", Judy Helmich said.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:45

Instead, the administration credited the release to its diplomatic intervention. He said that over the past 18 months, Warmbier's family has "had to endure more than any family should have to bear". "Take care of Otto", Trump is said to have instructed his top diplomat. Officials for PotCoin, which is likened to a smaller-scale Bitcoin for weed entrepreneurs and their customers, also did not explain why they've put up the money for Rodman's mission.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:44

Lawmakers and others have raised questions about whether it is appropriate for Rosenstein to oversee the special-counsel probe as it now explores whether the president obstructed justice. "President Trump is hurting his own case every time he goes on [Twitter]", said a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Democrat Patrick Leahy of Vermont, on MSNBC.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:48

Majority Whip Steve Scalise (La.) and four others were wounded by the shooter. Lawmakers are returning to the Capitol and, they hope, to some semblance of normalcy a day after a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers as they practiced for a charity baseball game.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:43

There was a large police presence which had to hold back an angry crowd outside the church. Protesters gathered around Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall on Friday as anger boiled over in London after claims that earlier renovation work may have been responsible for the dramatic spread of the blaze.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:44

Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey . "Witch Hunt ", the president wrote in his tweet . Bush administration, according to WHO-TV . The president's tweets came two years to the day after Trump first launched his improbable presidential bid by famously descending an escalator in Trump Tower in NY, and while his presidency is embroiled in crisis over the federal investigation led by Mueller into his ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:43

Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster has tweeted that discussions with British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party are "going well" and that she hopes for a conclusion soon. Foster's rivals in Northern Ireland , such as Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams , have objected, describing any partnership between the Conservatives and the DUP as "a coalition of chaos".

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:45

The Washington Post was one of several media that revealed this week that Trump himself is being investigated on allegations of obstructing justice . "That's undemocratic on its face and a blatant violation of the president's oath of office", Feinstein said in a written statement. Harvard law professor Noah Feldman argues in a Bloomberg View article that Trump's tweet could force Rosenstein's recusal because of his suggestion that Comey's firing was Rosenstein's idea.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:43

The referendum coincided with the 100th anniversary of the United States granting USA citizenship to Puerto Ricans, though they are barred from voting in presidential elections and have only one congressional representative with limited voting powers.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:41

Mr Adams said they would be pushing Mr Varadkar to raise the prospect of a border poll on Irish reunification within the next five years in discussions with the British government . Mrs May will also hold separate meetings with the Ulster Unionist Party, the SDLP, Alliance Party. A group of professors in Queen's University Belfast has circulated a proposal for Northern Ireland to join the European Economic Area, which would achieve this.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:34

The president is reportedly under investigation for obstruction after firing FBI director James Comey , and sources told Politico he's privately fuming about special prosecutor Robert Mueller . The Washington Post reported Thursday evening that Mueller's team is also focusing on the finances and business dealings of Jared Kushner, Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:33

In a final Facebook post to her 550 friends, she said she was scared and trying to get out. "So of course we hope and pray that she is amongst them and not perished in that building as I suspect hundreds will have done at the end of this count".

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:30

The report, which presents an imperfect window into Trump's assets, debt and income, is the third of its kind released since he announced his candidacy in 2015. That period coincided with Trump's election and inauguration as the 45th president. President Donald Trump's net worth initially put at $10 billion during his campaign for White House was overblown.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:27

Police said after they got to the airport, Harvey asked a couple to watch the girl while she went shopping. Police said Harvey never came back. A mum drove 700 miles to an airport, asked a stranger to look after her daughter, and disappeared - sparking a mass police hunt.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:27

His risk of death is "substantially lower" than it was when he was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday, and "I think that an excellent recovery is a good possibility", Sava said. Sava says Scalise will remain in the hospital for "a considerable period of time" and faces more operations. Trump, in Miami this afternoon delivering remarks on Cuba policy changes, said of Scalise, "Because of him and the tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring - he's having a hard time, far worse than ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:28

Accusing Trump of bias, they said the US President did not take action against those countries due to vested interest, citing his business ties with the Gulf. "We only want to admit those into our country who will support our country and love deeply our people". "The point can not be stressed enough that tweets on legal matters seriously undermine the administration's agenda and president and those who support him, as I do, need to reinforce that point and not be shy about it".

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:25

Trump may be referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who in a memo to Trump raised concerns over Comey's performance. Soon after Comey's ouster, Rosenstein-who had been Comey's direct superior at the Justice Department-appointed Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director himself and a friend of Comey's, to lead a wide-ranging probe, ostensibly focused on Russian meddling in the US presidential election but also encompassing a host of allegations made ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:18

On paper, at least, the billionaire president's finances don't appear to have been upended by the time-consuming campaign and transition to power. Trump reported income of at least $594 million for 2016 and early 2017 and assets worth at least $1.4 billion.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:16

Until now, Mueller had drawn widespread praise from Republicans and Democrats alike. "But the president is going to seek the advice of his counsel and inside the government as well as outside", Mr Sekulow said. Still, it took until Tuesday night for the White House to actually dispute Ruddy's suspicion. The interview took place several days before Rosenstein picked Mueller as special counsel for the Russian Federation probe, according to the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:15

His condition has improved after undergoing two surgeries and an additional procedure to control bleeding. Scalise was wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Republican baseball practice in Virginia on Wednesday . The President also credited Scalise for bringing unity to the country . On Wednesday night, Trump, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, visited Scalise at the hospital.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:14

Scalise's wife, Jennifer, issued a statement saying she was thankful for the "incredible amount of prayers and warm wishes" the family has received since the shooting. He said that he would estimate there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's body, and that he did not forsee any attempts to locate and remove them all.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:12

European Union leaders have given chief Brussels negotiator Michel Barnier no authority to so much as talk about future trade with Britain until he clinches outline deals on Brussels' priority issues, including London's exit bill. "That has always been our first aim and that is what we will do", the spokesman said. "That is why we are pushing ahead with negotiations on Monday".

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:10

Almost five months into his presidency, Trump flew for the first time Saturday to Camp David, the government-owned retreat in Maryland's Catoctin Mountains. The two watched movies. Richard Nixon was a fan, as was Ronald Reagan. Jimmy Carter used Camp David for peace talks between Egypt and Israel. George H.W.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:10

The Interior Ministry said 500 people were detained in St Petersburg. The White House has condemned the arrests of protesters at anti-corruption rallies in Russian Federation. After he was detained, his wife posted a picture of the incident on his Twitter account with the caption " Happy Russia Day! " - referring to the national holiday Monday.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:59

The match between Mexico and Russian Federation will be played on Kazan Arena on June 24. "We coped with the task before us", Cherchesov said. The FIFA Confederations Cup is viewed by experts as a rehearsal for the organizers, with only one year to go to the FIFA World Cup.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:59

The collision badly damaged Fitzgerald's forward starboard side above and below the water line, causing significant damage and associated flooding to two berthing spaces, a machinery space, and the radio room. Takeshi Aikawa of the Japan coast guard said that so far no damage or injuries were reported on the container ship, he said. The crash destroyed two berthing spaces, a machinery room, and the radio room, according to the US 7th Fleet.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:54

As for Scalise, he's still in critical condition, but he's improving. The officials said investigators don't know what the list of names means, but members of Congress have been briefed. "I can not believe it", she said. Franks was not on the team, adding uncertainty about the significance of the list of names. "[James] was home all day long and he just wanted a break", she said.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:51

Few militants also appeared at Junaid Matto funeral and fired in air to pay respect to their fallen associate. Police spokesman Manoj Pandita said that three LeT terrorists, including its district commander Junaid Mattoo, who was a resident of Redwani village.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:47

The investigation was prompted after funding and personnel cuts were announced , some as high as 23%, in departments that oversee civil-rights issues. " GLSEN calls on OCR to specify whether they will defend trans students' access to safe and appropriate school facilities - regardless of where the student lives or what local protections may or may not exist", Eliza Byard, the executive director of GLSEN, said in a statement .

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:45

The missiles were tested on Thursday. The rocket, tested from a tracked mobile launcher, was a new weapon displayed by North Korea for the first time during a military parade earlier this year, said KCNA. It also warned that it has the technology to strike the USA mainland with a nuclear-tipped missile. Isolated but nuclear-armed, North Korea has test-fired a missile nearly every week for the past few weeks.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:43

If questions arise about what matters Sessions should stay away from, he said , a career official in Rosenstein's office is consulted. Like many top USA officials did last week, Sessions is expected to claim executive privilege, insisting that it would not be appropriate to publicly discuss private talks he had with the president.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:37

India's membership in the SCO was strongly pushed by Russian Federation while Pakistan's entry into the grouping was backed by China . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation ( SCO) Summit in Astana .

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:34

The Louisiana Republican is recovering from "substantial damage" he suffered when a bullet pierced his left hip and traveled directly across to the other hip, Dr. Hodgkinson was injured in a shootout with police and later died of his injuries, according to officials. Members of Congress took the field at Washington's Nationals Park on Thursday night for the game, many wearing hats to honor Scalise.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:34

President Trump said in May that he fired Comey in part because of his disclosures a year ago about the FBI's investigation into Clinton's private email server. As a candidate, Trump repeatedly suggested that Clinton should be jailed for her behavior but backed off his harsh rhetoric once he won the election.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:31

Mueller continues to hire a team of lawyers, and with FBI investigators is gathering information that is widely expected to lead to a formal investigation into whether President Trump attempted to interfere in the investigation. The President's agenda overshadowed by the Russian Federation investigation-as he's lashing out on Twitter. The President complained the probe was unfair and wondered why his defeated Democratic opponent was not getting the same scrutiny.