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Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice The former US attorney for Maryland is understood to have played a key role in President Donald Trump's dismissal of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , with the White House citing a memo in which Rosenstein raised concerns over Comey's performance. [Full Article...]

Hudson region under flash flood watch for Monday, June 19

Hudson region under flash flood watch for Monday, June 19 These storms could become severe as they move into central NY later this afternoon and evening. This will bring the potential for localized flash flooding, perhaps impacting the Monday evening commute. The flash flood watch affects southern and northern Litchfield County, Hartford, and Windsor Locks, as well as parts of NY, western MA and southern Vermont. [Full Article...]

Witch Hunt! : Trump tweets he is under FBI investigation

Witch Hunt! : Trump tweets he is under FBI investigation It's yet another tweet that's unleashed intense media speculation... a presidential post of less than 140 characters. "After 7 months of investigations & committee hearings about my 'collusion with the Russians , ' nobody has been able to show any proof". [Full Article...]

Sabres Expansion Draft Protected List

Bettman won't necessarily be handing over the keys to NHL HQ but right now, McPhee is the boss. Vegas could agree, for example, not to pick a certain player in exchange for a draft pick. GM: We're focusing on everything. Carpenter was a pending unrestricted free agent, while Heed and Ryan were both restricted. We've done this well enough that we were happy with what we saw this morning... [Full Article...]

Congressman Shot Is Still in Critical Condition But 'Excellent Recovery' Possible

Congressman Shot Is Still in Critical Condition But 'Excellent Recovery' Possible A gunman opened fire on the Republican baseball team's practice before Thursday's annual charity baseball game, critically wounding Scalise, R-La., and injuring three other people as horrified legislators and staffers scrambled for cover amid a barrage of bullets. [Full Article...]

United States president not under investigation for obstruction: His attorney

Barak Cohen, a former Justice Department lawyer and now a defence attorney specialising in white-collar crime and investigations, said there was no requirement that the special counsel notify Trump he was under investigation , so the lack of such notice meant nothing. [Full Article...]

Rep. Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Rep. Scalise improving after baseball field shooting MedStar said in a statement Friday that Scalise was in critical condition but had showed signs of improvement. Doctors immediately performed surgery, but additional operations will be required, the hospital said in the late-night statement. [Full Article...]

Almost twenty arrested as thousands protest verdict in Philando Castile shooting

On Friday evening, protest organizers told the crowd that their resistance had not failed. Troopers for the Minnesota State Patrol began arresting people after issuing three warnings for them to get off Interstate 94, according to a statement from spokeswoman Tiffani Nielson. [Full Article...]

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum Before noon on Wednesday, two gangs of terrorist attacked Iran's Parliament and the Mausoleum of the late Founder of the Islamic Republic Imam Khomeini simultaneously. A number of arrests were made after the deadly attack on the parliament and Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini. It described the suspects as "agents of Daesh", an Arabic acronym for the Islamic State group, and said they included "... [Full Article...]

White House Says Trump Won't Fire Special Counsel Leading Russia Probe

Nixon sought to dismiss a special prosecutor, Archibald Cox. "I will defend the integrity of that investigation", Rosenstein said. Ruddy agrees that the move would be a wrong move, but dismissed the investigation Mueller is overseeing. Mueller was the Federal Bureau of Investigation director from 2001 to 2013. White House correspondent April Ryan, of American Urban Radio Networks, went on CNN ... [Full Article...]

Trump rolls back some, not all, changes in US-Cuba relations

Trump rolls back some, not all, changes in US-Cuba relations Obama . US President Donald Trump says tightening restrictions on American business and tourism in Cuba will help the island's people and small private businesses, but analysts warn it will do the opposite. Castro's government has clearly stated it does not intend to change its one-party political system. Yet new moves will burden the USA government with the complicated task of policing U.... [Full Article...]

Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation

With the revelation this week by The Washington Post that Trump was under investigation for possible attempted obstruction of justice, Rosenstein finds himself caught in an awkward pincer - stuck between the wrath of a president who could fire him and questions about his own future role supervising Mueller when he could become a witness in the special counsel's probe. [Full Article...]

Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

Senior administration officials said in a media briefing Thursday afternoon that President Trump will ban people-to-people travel to Cuba for individual Americans. A Morning Consult poll released by the group Engage Cuba earlier this week said that 65% of voters surveyed support Obama's Cuba policy, including 64% of Republicans. [Full Article...]

Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition Steve Scalise's condition was upgraded to serious from critical Saturday, according to a statement from MedStar Washington Hospital Center . Hospital officials previously said Scalise would need multiple operations and weeks to recover after a bullet tore through his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding. [Full Article...]

Deputy AG might recuse himself from Russia probe

Shortly after Trump fired Comey, a Justice Department official tapped Mueller to take up the investigation as a special counsel. In a series of angry tweets Friday morning, President Donald Trump appeared to confirm reports that he is under federal investigation for obstruction of justice following the firing of former FBI director James Comey . [Full Article...]

Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russian Federation probe

Cohen has worked for Trump since the mid-2000s and was active in the campaign. Rosenstein, the official who would be responsible for dismissing Mueller, told US lawmakers he would fire him only with good cause. "Despite the phony Witch Hunt going on in America, the economic and jobs numbers are great". Still, the rate declined mainly for a less-than-encouraging reason: People stopped looking for w... [Full Article...]

Tyronn Lue on Cavaliers vs Warriors: "I don't see a big gap"

With the Cleveland Cavaliers' defeat to the Golden State Warriors on Monday, LeBron James joined the long list of legends with multiple Finals losses . "We were really good tonight". Golden State beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them previous year , squandering a 3-1 series lead. In the past, Curry and head coach Steve Kerr have both been vocal critics of the presi... [Full Article...]

Doctors: Scalise remains critical, but 'excellent recovery' possible

They said Scalise dragged himself from the infield as the shooting continued. The doctor described how a bullet from an assault rifle entered Scalise's hip and traversed his pelvis, shattering blood vessels, bones and internal organs along the way. [Full Article...]

Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones' A rifle bullet hit his left hip, shattering bones, tearing organs, and leaving him in a critical condition. He underwent another surgery today, but continues to show signs of improvement. He has been sedated, but has been brought out of sedation periodically and been able to recognize and communicate with his family, Sava said . Scalise's security detail and other police officers shot and kil... [Full Article...]

Family of freed student adjusting to 'different reality'

Family of freed student adjusting to 'different reality' North Korean officials claimed Warmbier fell into a coma in March previous year due to botulism and a sleeping pill. His father, Fred Warmbier, met with reporters earlier in the day and said the family was proud of Otto, calling him "a fighter". [Full Article...]


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