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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...


Cosby jury back to work on verdict for 5th day

As the hours pass, the possibility of a mistrial becomes more likely, but former prosecutor Dennis McAndrews said the judge will push the jury to make a unanimo...


How to watch Golden State celebrate an National Basketball Association championship online

After helping the Golden State Warriors win the 2017 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday, the 28-year-old athlete squashed his alleged ...


Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges

Mr Comey , who was sacked on May 9, told the Senate Intelligence Committee last week he believed President Trump dismissed him to undermine the FBI's Russ...


London tower fire death toll expected to grow beyond 12

Prime Minister Theresa May has visited survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire in hospital, as supporters defended her against claims she was failing to engage...


Annexation of Puerto Rico Fails, Poor Participation in Plebiscite

And putting on a largely ceremonial yet costly referendum - the fifth since the 1960s - when the government's coffers sit empty has those opposed to statehood...


Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting

Mr Trump visited the Louisiana congressman at the hospital on Wednesday night, and Vice President Mike Pence paid a visit on Thursday morning. Police also sai...


Trump says "could be some unity" after Scalise "sacrifice"

Family members of another victim of the shooting , Matt Mika , say the MI native was also shot multiple times in his chest and arm, and he remains in the ...


Kamala Harris just trying to draw attention to herself

Angus King, an independent from Maine, Sessions declined to specify what those precise policies are, but said the "principle" is to protect presidential confi...


Thames, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4

Louis Cardinals on Thursday. Guerra comes off of a 3-2 defeat at the Arizona Diamondbacks with all three runs given up on five hits and four walks in six inning...


President says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back into session

USA Today: 'It's time to destroy Trump & Co.': Scalise shooter raged on Facebook - "The 66-year-old IL man who opened fire early Wednesday on members of Con...