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Gingrich says Comey may be under investigation

Gingrich continued: "I don't think they're going to get the president, but they're going to get somebody, and they're going to get him for something". The reports that Trump was considering ousting Mueller appeared to lead to officials leaking to the Post that the Mueller investigation included probing possible obstruction of justice, a move that would make it more hard for Trump to remove Muell... [Full Article...]

Black gun owners worried by acquittal in Castile shooting

The shooting gained national attention after the graphic video of the bloodied Castile - taken by his girlfriend Goldie Taylor inside the vehicle moments after he was shot - was posted on YouTube . Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the state capitol in St Paul on Friday evening, and a series of speakers demanded justice for minorities in the American judicial system and stronger ac... [Full Article...]

ALERT: Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Has Been Upgraded to "Serious"

ALERT: Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Has Been Upgraded to Trump added that Scalise is "having a hard time, far worse than anybody thought" following the shooting Wednesday. Investigators are trying to determine what his intent may have been - whether it was a list of potential targets for violence or whether he wrote them down for some other reason, one official said. [Full Article...]

Scalise condition upgraded to serious

Scalise condition upgraded to serious Hodgkinson was fatally shot during an exchange of gunfire with police during the rampage. Reps. Scot DesJarlais (R-TN), Trent Franks (R-AZ), Jeff Duncan (R-SC), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Mo Brooks (R-AL) and Morgan Griffith (R-VA). Investigators were looking into why Hodgkinson came to the Washington, D.C. area in the first place, and how much premeditation was involved. In the days before the shooti... [Full Article...]

White House doesn't deny Trump considering firing Mueller

Feinstein also asked if Rosenstein had an estimate for how long the investigation will take. "If there were good cause, I would consider it", Rosentsein said, adding, "If there were not good cause, it wouldn't matter to me what anybody says". [Full Article...]

Trump Attorney: The President Is Not Under Investigation

On Sunday, the short straw was drawn by attorney Jay Sekulow , a member of the personal legal team Trump has begun assembling to defend him against possible accusations of obstruction of justice in the investigation of Russian meddling in the November presidential elections. [Full Article...]

Protesters march through St. Anthony to remember Castile Sunday

Protesters march through St. Anthony to remember Castile Sunday Yanez testified he feared for his life because Castile reached for his firearm, despite being instructed not to do, during the stop last July. "None of this would have happened but for Philando Castile", defense attorney Earl Gray said. Marchers held signs that read, "Justice for Philando" and "We leave when we get justice". Castile's furious mother Valerie Castile gave a rousing speech outsid... [Full Article...]

Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical

Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical He sustained "a single rifle shot to the left hip" that "travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding", the hospital said in a statement . "Congressman Steve Scalise is in serious condition", the release said. Scalise was sedated Friday, but the husband and father of two has been able to respond to his doctors and family. [Full Article...]

Special counsel is investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

Mueller, a former FBI director, as a special counsel to lead the sprawling investigation into the extent of Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, and whether any of Trump's associates colluded in that effort. He's highly respected, very good guy, very smart guy. Mueller already has assembled a team of 13 lawyers with "several more in the pipeline", his spokesman, Peter Carr, said ... [Full Article...]

Two US soldiers killed after Afghan commando opens fires at them

Afghan officials said Saturday two us soldiers appeared to have been killed with an additional two wounded . A White House spokesman said Trump was "following the emerging situation in Afghanistan " where the soldiers were killed. Several Afghan security force members were killed during an overnight operation in Helmand province on Friday when a USA military aircraft opened fire during a... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump tweets his frustration with Russia investigation

But Sekulow claimed the president wasn't referring to an actual investigation in the message, but instead a news report about one. "That tweet was in response to a Washington Post story that ran with five unnamed sources", Sekulow said in an interview that aired Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union ". [Full Article...]

Jerry Remy apologized for his comments on Masahiro Tanaka's translator

He was eased into the season by pitching five innings in a no-decision against the Chicago White Sox but looked sharp Saturday against the Baltimore Orioles . Sabathia didn't get many whiffs - 5 overall - but he got weak outs and called strikes attacking the zone. ROYALS 7, ASTROS 5 Jason Vargas tossed five solid innings for his eighth victory, Cheslor Cuthbert drove in three runs and Kan... [Full Article...]

Trump attorney: President not 'under investigation for obstruction'

In an NBC interview on May 11, Trump said "When I chose to [fire Comey], I said to myself, I said you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made up story ". ADVERTISEMENT " Mueller is absolutely not compromised by his professional relationship with Comey", said Richard Painter, the White House ethics lawyer for President George W. [Full Article...]

Republicans warn Trump not to fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Despite that, Trump is stewing over the Mueller-led investigation in the same way he did with Comey. For starters, the president can't fire Mueller directly; he'd have to order the Justice Department to do so - and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he'd refuse to fire him exclusively on Trump's say-so. [Full Article...]

Powerball Ticket Seller Will Receive $1Million

The exact location of the victor isn't immediately known, but the lucky soul who picked 20-26-32-38-58, and Powerball 3, was based in the Golden State. Marietta Liquor & Deli owner Matthew says he feels blessed for selling the winning Powerball ticket and does not know which of his customers won the jackpot. [Full Article...]

Trump Lawyer Says Trump Himself Is Not Under Investigation for Obstruction

Trump Lawyer Says Trump Himself Is Not Under Investigation for Obstruction In multiple weird Sunday morning interviews an attorney for President Donald Trump insisted that the president is " not under investigation by the special counsel" despite reports that Trump is under investigation for allegedly obstructing justice for firing of former FBI Director James Comey . [Full Article...]

18 protesters arrested for blocking Minnesota freeway after Philando Castile verdict

Protests and demonstrations immediately took place across the country as Castile's girlfriend had recorded and broadcast the tragedy on Facebook Live. Castile's death was one of several killings of black men by police officers that garnered national attention and sparked protests. Castile's mother, Valerie, for her part, said following the court decision: "People have died for us to have ... [Full Article...]

Trump confirms he is under investigation over Comey sacking

Trump confirms he is under investigation over Comey sacking Last week, Trump sent a tweet referring to being the victim of a "witch hunt". "What is he talking about?" During his appearance on Fox News Sunday , things got pretty heated between Sekulow and host Chris Wallace as Wallace pushed back on the attorney's convoluted explanations about why Trump is not being investigated. [Full Article...]

Forest fire kills dozens in Portugal

Forest fire kills dozens in Portugal Four firefighters are in critical condition, according to Paulo Santos, an operations and emergencies official with the National Relief Operations Command in Lisbon . The death toll could rise further, he said. In a tweet on Sunday, Mr Costa sent his "deepest regret for the victims. and a word of encouragement and strength for all who help combat this scourge". [Full Article...]

Critics fear Justice Dept. Deputy Attorney General could be sacked next

Critics fear Justice Dept. Deputy Attorney General could be sacked next I stand by that decision", Rosenstein said. "The Department of Justice has a long-established policy to neither confirm nor deny such allegations ". Trump said in an interview with NBC News that he would have fired Comey even without Rosenstein's memo . [Full Article...]


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