Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests across US

The rally began around 10 am and saw heated moments between Anti-Sharia law proponents and Anti-Trump counter protesters. There were incidents of brawls between both sides, and police arrested seven people for violence. Separated by a police barricad... More..

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by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

On Wednesday, the Washington Post reported that Mueller was investigating if Trump obstructed justice when he fired Comey. "What really concerns me that the president is attacking his own deputy attorne...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Jury for officer who shot Castile ends Day 4 without verdict

Yanez family and attorneys were escorted out a separate door. She says she's "very disappointed in the system here in the state of Minnesota ". "Because I know that the people are not protected against the ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Slams Russia Probe: Why Isn't Hillary Being Investigated?

Since his shocking upset win over Hillary Clinton last November, multiple well-respected news outlets, as well as various government agencies, have released information that links Trump and his administration...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Hostages' 911 call alerted police to fugitives

Authorities do not know whether Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose are still in Georgia or still traveling together, Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills told reporters Wednesday. Police say the two then burgla...More..

Congress seeks normalcy, heads back to work after shooting
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Congress seeks normalcy, heads back to work after shooting

Steve Scalise during this hard time and recognizing him by wearing LSU gear in support of his recovery", LSU President F. King Alexander said in a statement . The statement said Mika has "been alert, consci...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Game on: Tragedy won't stop congressional baseball game

The Congressional Baseball Game, for which Scalise and his GOP colleagues where practicing when they were attacked, will continue as planned Thursday at Nationals Park, Ryan said. The vast majority of Republ...More..

Bomb blast near Kabul mosque kills 6, injures 10
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Bomb blast near Kabul mosque kills 6, injures 10

The suspected bomber tried to enter the capital's Al Zahra mosque but was blocked by police, setting off a gun battle, Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said. The attack is the latest in a string of de...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Lynch action on Clinton inquiry 'totally illegal'

Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk. First, and this merits asking just as much about the Dems as about GOPers, why was the Federal Bureau of Investigation rev...More..

Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction

Former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey told Congress last week he believed Trump fired him in May to undermine the agency's Russian Federation investigation. Mike Rogers and Rogers' forme...More..

California defying President Trump on Paris Accord and immigration
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

California defying President Trump on Paris Accord and immigration

The U.S. doesn't join "those sections of the communique on climate and MDBs, reflecting our recent announcement to withdraw and immediately cease implementation of the Paris Agreement and associated f...More..

Texas & Brazos Valley Connections To The Baseball Practice Shooting
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Texas & Brazos Valley Connections To The Baseball Practice Shooting

The UT Community's hearts go out to Zachary Barth, a UT Austin alumnus and staffer for Congressman Roger Williams , who was injured in this morning's Congressional baseball shooting. Barth was released from ...More..

DoD Setting Troop Levels in Afghanistan Enables Agility, Mattis Says
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

DoD Setting Troop Levels in Afghanistan Enables Agility, Mattis Says

The Pentagon is now conducting a broader military review involving both Afghanistan and Pakistan, so a decision on exactly how many additional troops might not come for several more weeks, defense officials ...More..

Turkish leader's security officers charged with assault in Washington
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Turkish leader's security officers charged with assault in Washington

Newsham said his officers worked hand-in-hand with State Department officials and the Secret Service, poring over footage of the fight and comparing assailants' faces to passport and visa images. Referring to...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

'An Appalling And Detestable Lie': 5 Highlights From Sessions' Senate Testimony

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified Tuesday that he never told former FBI Director James Comey there were any issues with how the bureau was run before Comey was sacked. But: When Comey brought it ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Chinese President Calls for Solidarity, Cooperation with SCO Members

Noting that the SCO is facing new opportunities and challenges, Xi said China and Russian Federation should firmly observe the "Shanghai Spirit", boost solidarity among the SCO members, maintain regional securi...More..

Town takes stand against Trump climate decision
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Town takes stand against Trump climate decision

Then Paduto issued an executive order Pittsburgh meant to still follow the Paris agreement, saying Pittsburgh "has been rebuilding its economy based on hopes for our people and our future, not on outdated fan...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

At least six dead after massive fire engulfs London tower block

The blaze started around 1 a.m. London time, and smoke was still pouring from the building hours later. "I can not confirm the number at this time due to the size and complexity of this building and it woul...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

The man was loaded into an ambulance bound for the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where a hospital spokeswoman said he would receive treatment. The third is a businessman named Kim Dong Chul. That...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Capitol Views: House bogged down in budget debate

Henry says there has been a lot said and written in the media about the House not willing to compromise, and he hopes this proposal shows that is not the case. It also cuts business taxes and legalizes KENO as ...More..

Donald Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Donald Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony

Under oath, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director also told the Senate Intelligence Committee that the president had asked him during a one-one dinner at the White House to pledge loyalty. E...More..

US, NK officials ahead of student's release
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US, NK officials ahead of student's release

The basketball star told reporters at Beijing airport he is "trying to open a door" with North Korea and believes Trump would support the trip. Speaking to journalists and wearing a T-shirt for his sponsor , t...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies on Russia probe, Comey firing

Mueller III, a former FBI director. Comey said federal law enforcement officials had expected Sessions to recuse himself from the investigation into possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bradley's stunning early goal helps US to 1-1 tie at Mexico

Bruce Arena said he would make seven changes between Thursday's match against Trinidad and Tobago and last night, to the bewilderment of most fans. No one could have predicted seven of them. Notes • Jorge ...More..

Mattis warns N. Korea is 'most urgent' threat to peace
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Mattis warns N. Korea is 'most urgent' threat to peace

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. Mattis appeared before the committee along with Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford , the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff , to field questions ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Backed anti-IS forces to announce Raqqa assault start date on Tuesday

In remarks to the press, Silo, the SDF spokesman, said observers should expect the battle to be "fierce because Daesh ( Islamic State ) will die to defend their so-called capital". Syria's state news agency...More..

Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat

Last month , the Palestinian Authority informed Israel that it would cover only 70 percent of the monthly cost of electricity supplied by the Israel Electric Corporation to the Gaza Strip. Netanyahu said, "it...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Patty Jenkins Not Signed for 'Wonder Woman 2'…Yet

The film is about the origins of Wonder Woman who was called "Diana, princess of the Amazons" and was trained to be an unconquerable warrior. A new generation can have their own Wonder Woman accessories- ...More..

Interior secretary: Trump should reduce size of Utah national monument
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Interior secretary: Trump should reduce size of Utah national monument

Zinke said Congress should craft legislation to determine how parts of the reduced monument would be managed. The 1.35 million-acre monument, created by former president Barack Obama at the end of his t...More..

Emirati ambassador: US should rethink its air base in Qatar
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Emirati ambassador: US should rethink its air base in Qatar

The two plants have a combined annual production capacity of approximately 2 billion standard cubic feet of liquid helium and can meet about 25 percent of total world demand for the gas, according to RasGas' we...More..

Melania Trump, son Barron move into the White House
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Melania Trump, son Barron move into the White House

And in what Mr. Comey described as a pivotal conversation, where he perceived the President was suggesting that the investigation of General Flynn be dropped, Comey said nothing. "Despite so many false stateme...More..

Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

Comey suggested in his high-profile Senate testimony last week that any recordings would back up his account over the president's, adding, "Lordy, I hope there are tapes". One big strike against President Trump...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Seoul Finds North Korean Drone Spying on THAAD Site

During the meeting, Shannon said Pyongyang's nuclear aspirations could create an worldwide security crisis and "do not create any hopeful path to the future". However, both Washington and Seoul say THAAD is...More..

Britain's Brexit minister says May not a 'dead woman walking'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Britain's Brexit minister says May not a 'dead woman walking'

A record number of Britons became German citizens previous year after Britain voted to quit the European Union, Germanys federal statistics office said . Poles were the second-biggest, with 6,632. That uncer...More..

Senate GOP, Democrats Reach Deal Imposing New Sanctions On Russia
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Senate GOP, Democrats Reach Deal Imposing New Sanctions On Russia

Banking Chairman Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), a key player in the Russian Federation sanctions talks, acknowledged that "I have had concerns with" the congressional review provisions but added that "if we can set it...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Trump Says He'd Testify That Comey Lied About Loyalty Demand

The former FBI director told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday that he was convinced that Trump fired him on May 9 because he refused to tamp down the Russian Federation investigation. He said C...More..

Sessions' plans to testify surprised Senate intelligence panel members
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Sessions' plans to testify surprised Senate intelligence panel members

In a stunning and intriguing moment, Mr Comey dropped a bombshell about why he and other top Federal Bureau of Investigation officials concluded that Mr Sessions was going to recuse himself from the probe even ...More..

Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

According to some key senators, Coats may reveal more about his interactions with Trump , including when the President reportedly urged the former IN senator to rebut the notion there was any collusion b...More..

French president says 8th death confirmed after London attacks
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

French president says 8th death confirmed after London attacks

Eight people died and 48 were injured in the attacks, including four unarmed policemen who had attempted to tackle the terrorists to the floor. Italian authorities said Zaghba had been stopped and questioned ...More..

Fort Campbell soldiers killed in gunfire in Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Fort Campbell soldiers killed in gunfire in Afghanistan

The soldiers were identified as Sgt. Eric M. Houck, 25, of Baltimore, Maryland; Sgt. William M. Bays, 29 of Barstow, California; and Cpl. The incident took place early on Monday in Ghani Khel, a district in t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Earthquake kills woman on Greek island of Lesbos

In Vrisa, a traditional village inhabited mainly by elderly people, "dozens of homes have collapsed and village roads are blocked", regional fire service supervisor Marios Apostolides told ERT . In Turkey, 61-...More..

Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

In the interim, she said the law's five-year requirement should apply, prospectively, to children born to unwed USA -citizen mothers. Morales-Santana, 54, was born in the Dominican Republican and has lived le...More..

Pakistani court hands down death penalty for Facebook posts
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Pakistani court hands down death penalty for Facebook posts

Raza was reportedly arrested by a counterterrorism officer at a bus stop when he was playing blasphemous material on his phone, which was then confiscated, leading to the discovery of his Facebook posts. A Pa...More..

Three men arrested in connection with London attack
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Three men arrested in connection with London attack

Specialist officers from the Marine Police Unit and the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) have been searching the river since the night of the attack. Police say he was not a "subject of interest" to p...More..

Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance

This will change", Trump had tweeted . As the war of words threatened to spin out of control, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other senior German politicians stressed the importance of Germany's Atla...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

UK prime minister's top aides resign after election fiasco

Downing Street says it hopes to finalize the deal next week, after Parliament resumes sitting. Joining forces with the hardline unionist Protestant party also threatens London's neutrality in Northern Irela...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump claims 'complete vindication' after Comey testimony

Former FBI director James Comey on Thursday stated in his testimony before a congressional panel that President Donald Trump fired him in an attempt to undermine the investigations into possible collusi...More..

'Positive talks' between Conservatives and DUP over power deal
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'Positive talks' between Conservatives and DUP over power deal

Under pressure from Conservative cabinet ministers, May accepted the resignation of her two top aides, her co-chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, on Saturday. Party insiders are placing bets on how lon...More..

Congress provoked farmers to resort to violence: Mandsaur MP Shivraj Singh Chouhan
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Congress provoked farmers to resort to violence: Mandsaur MP Shivraj Singh Chouhan

An 80-year-old woman has alleged that she had been beaten up by the Madhya Pradesh police last week, who had come to her house chasing protesters from a farmers' rally in at Phanda kalan village near Sehore on ...More..

Theresa May's top advisers quit after UK election shock
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Theresa May's top advisers quit after UK election shock

Senior party members have privately talked of the need to get rid of May but have largely agreed to keep her on for six months out of fear that an internal leadership battle could help out Labour leader Jeremy...More..