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Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Without Good Cause

Others sounded more enthusiastic about dropping the axe. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Tuesday left open the possibility that he could fire Spe...


Trump 'under investigation for obstruction of justice'

Comey also said Trump repeatedly sought assurances that he wasn't a target of the Russian Federation investigation. Comey had confirmed during a congressional...


London fire: Theresa May promises 'proper investigation'

She also said that while investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire, it is "far too early" to speculate what started it. The fire at Grenf...


Sessions to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

In explaining the cancellation, Sessions writes that he believed that members of the committees were planning on asking him about "issues related to the investi...


Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends 'peace fast' after 28 hours

Breaking his fast with a glass of coconut water offered by former chief minister Kailash Joshi, Chouhan said: "Peace has been restored in Madhya Pradesh, and no...


President Trump 'investigated over possible obstruction of justice'

He called the leak "outrageous, inexcusable and illegal" - but he did not deny the story. Trump wrote in his letter firing Comey that the ousted FBI direc...


AG Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

As Harris interrupted Sessions to ask another question, the attorney general snapped back, "Will you let me qualify it?" He fuzzed over his two meetings with th...


Leo Varadkar Becomes Ireland's Youngest, 1st Openly Gay PM

Varadkar takes over a minority government from Enda Kenny , who said his successor reflected a changed Ireland . "We need to keep working with all parties i...


Mogadishu restaurant siege ends, 19 civilians killed

Simultaneously, a group of gunmen then bombed the Pizza House, a restaurant near Posh, and clashed with security personnel, he added. Somalia-based al-Shabaab...


Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller -White House

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 i...


Mueller Investigating Trump For Possible Obstruction

A major test on that front will be whether the FBI is willing to release memos from former FBI Director James Comey of his conversations with President Don...


UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

Andrea Leadsom, the former environment secretary who was made leader of the house in Theresa May's minor reshuffle following last week's election , has confi...


Illinois Native Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests

Sanders says violence is unacceptable, and says only "nonviolent action" can bring change. Sanders said in a statement that Hodgkinson "apparently" worked a...


Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller: White House

Mueller spokesman Peter Carr told NPR's Carrie Johnson, "We'll decline to comment". Last night, a longtime friend of President Trump , Christopher Ruddy, sa...


Reactions to Jeff Sessions' Testimony on Trump and Russia

Sessions said he had no recollection of meeting with Kislyak when the two were at a VIP event with about two dozen other people. "Let me state this clear...


Deputy AG: No cause to fire special counsel Mueller

Jeannie Rhee, who previously served as a deputy assistant attorney general and now works as a partner in the investigations practice at WilmerHale, donated to t...


London tower fire: Muslims awake for Ramzan helped save lives

Mr Lammy said , 'We should call it what it is, it's corporate manslaughter, that's what it is and there should be arrests made, frankly. British Prime Minist...


Congressional Investigators Seek Tapes, Notes On Trump-Comey Conversations

Wallace hasn't said anything (yet) about the president's tweet, but watch her entire takedown of Trump Jr.in the video above - it's pretty thrilling to watch. T...


UK prime minister, N Ireland party to hold alliance talks

European Parliament's top negotiator for Brexit , has demanded that Prime Minister Theresa May provides clarity on the UK's stance toward divorce negotiation...


North Korea says leader Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missiles

A White House official has confirmed to VOA that President Donald Trump , the secretary of state and the secretary of defense discussed South Korea's suspensio...


North Korea says it freed Warmbier over humanitarian reasons

Three other USA citizens are being held by the regime, including two who were teaching at a private school and one who worked in a special economic zone. Otto ...


What We Know About The Suspect In GOP Baseball Practice Shooting

He paid tribute to Capitol Police for their response to the shooting , and said his "hopes and prayers" are with House GOP Whip Steve Scalise and others who ...


Queen offers prayers for families and tribute to rescuers at Grenfell Tower

According to eyewitnesses who posted about the incident on Twitter, the 29-year-old GRAMMY victor was walking around hugging those displaced by the inferno and ...


Obama calls Republican lawmaker after shooting at baseball field

Lawmakers and bystanders described a horrific attack that began shortly after 7 a.m., when the shooter began firing more than 50 rounds from a military-style ...


Local congressmen say they are shocked, saddened by Alexandria shooting

The annual game has been played since 1909, and McSally said lawmakers applauded the announcement at an all-members meeting. Scalise underwent surgery for...