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NORC poll: Just 1 in 5 support Trump's move to fire Comey

Still, his remarks prompted this reply on Twitter from Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the Intelligence Committee, who said the committee ...


Dems best GOP in annual charity ballgame in wake of shooting rampage

Critics have complained Mueller's team investigating Trump includes three people who have given donations to Democrats; they think he should only hire people ...


Donald Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

Tweeted Trump: "They made up a phony collusion with the Russians story, found zero proof, so now they go for obstruction of justice on the phony story". "The FB...


US Consumer-Sentiment Drop Shows Post-Election Bump Fading

Overall, the June report implies weakening in consumer enthusiasm. Mr. Curtin noted, however, that "only a few consumers spontaneously referred to him or his te...


Here's what you need to know about the Otto Warmbier controversy

The state-run Korean Central News Agency on Thursday said Otto Warmbier had been sentenced to hard labor but didn't comment on his medical condition. The USS ...


Adorable Young Penguins Fan Cries After Sidney Crosby Signs His T-Shirt

Along the way to Point State Park, numerous Penguins players hopped off their vehicles to slap hands with fans, to pose for selfies, to sign autographs. Fleur...


Deputy AG defends integrity of Russia probe

Apart from Rosenstein and Sessions, the only confirmed Justice official is Rachel Brand, the associate attorney general, whom the Senate approved on a party-l...


GBI: Escaped inmates captured in Tenn

They and the other prisoners were being transported Tuesday to the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison, some 45 miles west of Eatonton. The stolen vehi...


Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire counsel

I've talked to Chuck Rosenberg, the administrator of the DEA and we follow the law and the science", said Rosenstein, "And from a legal and scientific perspec...


Broadway shows its age on Bette's big night out

He addressed the musical's star, saying: " Ben Platt was named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People". The Divine Miss M, who won best actress f...


Special counsel expands inquiry to probe Trump for obstruction of justice

Trump did not directly address the allegations he obstructed justice - a potentially impeachable offense - neither did he deny he has entered the miniscule rank...


Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico

A National Park Service firefighter keeps an eye on the Cajete fire as it runs along Hwy. The fire has prompted the Los Alamos Police Department to close We...


Trump Won't Try to Block Comey Testimony With Executive Privilege Claim

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., said he doesn't think President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to drop the agency's investigation into the...


Kansas lawmakers OK new abortion rule with font requirement

The House has its own plan to phase in a $285 million increase over two years. Democrats predict the Supreme Court will reject a GOP-backed plan and the Legisla...


Trump On Comey: 'No Collusion. No Obstruction

Mr Comey also said the president defamed him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation by claiming the agency was "poorly led", which Mr Comey called "lies, plain...


Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidant

The comment came in response to questions from Democratic Sen. She asked whether he has seen "any evidence of good cause" to fire Mueller. After responding that...


Three lawmakers question Kushner Cos on concerns over White House tie

Kushner Companies have shopping around for a loan against their 50-story Trump Bay Street luxury tower in Jersey City, which they would use to repay investors...


Trump tours tech college, readies job-training initiative

A White House spokeswoman, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said Tuesday that Trump "has no intention" of firing Mueller, but maintained he "has the right to". There are...


Trump considering 'terminating' Robert Mueller, friend says

Sanders said Trump saw part of Sessions's testimony and "thought that Attorney General Sessions did a very good job and, in particular, was very strong on the...


Trump blasts reported obstruction probe over 'phony' Russia story

Trump, in a series of morning tweets, reverted back to the tone that won him the White House, slamming the investigation a day after he called for unity in the ...


Donald Trump 'investigated over possible obstruction of justice' in Russian Federation probe

Between the lines: Matt Miller, an Obama Justice Department official who has become a go-to commentator on the investigation, emailed me: "N$3 o immediate pu...


Chuck Schumer trolls Trump's awkward Cabinet meeting on Twitter

During the campaign, Trump promised on his first day as president that he was "going to convene my top generals and give them a simple instruction: They will ...


South Carolina's jobless rate and labor force falls slightly

Last month's jobless figure compares to 5 percent statewide unemployment during April, according to a TWC statement. The unemployment rate in the Lincoln Metr...


Wife of congressional baseball shooting suspect tells of disbelief

Danny Davis , D-Ill., after the shooting. And he was just as politically active online as he was in person. That was Hodgkinson back in 2011 at an "Occupy Wall ...


Reports say Mueller probe now examining Trump, officials over possible obstruction

Sessions recused himself on March 2 from the FBI's investigations of Russian meddling in the election and any improper ties between the Trump campaign and Rus...