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Trump asked DNI, NSA to deny evidence of Russia collusion

President Trump huddled with members of his legal team Thursday, a day after the announcement that former FBI Director Robert Mueller will serve as specia...


Supreme Court declines to hear two MI appeals cases

The companies also contended that the retroactive liability violated the Constitution's due-process clause because the change upset settled expectations. Before...


Macron joins Hollande for WWII Victory Day parade

Macron, an ex-banker, served as economy minister in a Socialist government under Valls, but left to make his successful bid for president at the head of his new...


Cummings says documents prove Mike Flynn lied on his security clearance

Former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn appears to have lied to federal investigators a year ago about who paid for his 2015 trip to Mosc...


Tornadoes kill one in Wisconsin, another in Oklahoma

There are no reports of injuries. But, till now none of the two dead were identified, though there were several other injured in these states, along with other ...


Mississippi teens face charges over kidnapped boy found dead

Unable to stand, a family member carried her down a flight of stairs at the district attorney's office in downtown Jackson . Around 9:30 a.m., authorities fo...


Texas Senate puts voucher-like program in school finance bill

It cleared the House on Monday and now heads back to the state Senate , which has sought even stricter bathroom requirements. GOODWYN: Representative Rafae...


22 killed, 59 injured in "one-man terrorist attack" in Manchester

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that it was "incomprehensible that someone could use a joyful pop concert to kill or seriously injure so many people". "Bro...


Donald Trump's Speech in Saudi Arabia is a Stark Departure From Everyt

Trump also announced that representatives of the nations present at the summit would be signing an agreement to prevent the financing of terrorism called the...


Texas bathroom bill could expose secrets of transgender kids

It had stalled in the House until Sunday night, when supporters attached it to a separate bill. It passed the House on Sunday but still needs approval from the ...


Donald Trump asked intelligence directors to deny proof of collusion with Russians

The president will propose $193 billion worth of cuts over the next decade from the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, formerly known as the food stam...


Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

On Monday, Rep. Elijah Cummings, the senior Democrat on the House oversight committee, cited inconsistencies in Flynn's disclosures to US investigators during h...


Flynn will decline Senate Intel subpoena, invoke Fifth Amendment

The White House has been thrown into turmoil by a string of allegations against Mr Trump this week, including that he may have obstructed justice by asking Mr C...


Britain suspends election campaign after suspected Manchester attack

A police helicopter hummed over the city as somber commuters hurried to work. The hashtag #RoomForManchester began trending as a way for locals to offer shelt...


Int'l group in PH to check on De Lima's situation

De Lima said she sees no reason why the 14 million Filipinos who voted for her in the May 2016 elections should be deprived of their representation in the Senat...


The Hill: Tuesday's Budget Release Features Historic Cuts

It was written for the people who pay federal income taxes, not the recipients of government spending, he said. Special exemptions would be made for Israel and ...


Trump, in Israel, says he has new reasons to hope for peace

Most of the so-called experts on the long search for peace between Israel and the Palestinians say there is little chance that President Donald Trump will b...


Trump Learns that Arabs Want a Palestinian Peace Deal

Several news outlets- citing unnamed USA officials - subsequently reported that Israel was the source of the intelligence. Yet Trump's remarks at a meetin...


Roger Ailes Dead at 77 After Suffering Fall

In 1984, Ailes worked on President Reagan's re-election campaign. "I want to elect the next president", he told Fox executives at a 2010 meeting, according...


Laptops Reportedly to Be Banned on All Flights to US From Europe

Back in March, DHS announced a laptop ban on US-bound flights from 10 airports in North Africa and the middle east , and the United Kingdom soon followed s...


Three climbers die on Everest, one missing

Roland Yearwood , 50, from Alabama died near the summit on Sunday while Slovak climber Vladimir Strba also died at an unknown point on the mountain. Spanish...


Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks

US President Donald Trump travelled to the Occupied al-Quds on Monday to seek ways to achieve Israeli-Palestinian peace, but also used the visit to again lash...


Trump pulls trigger on NAFTA negotiations

Canada has indicated that it is open to renegotiations, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowing to work closely with the new U.S. president on the trade deal...


Saudi Arabia, UAE Promise to Donate $100Mln to Ivanka Trump's Foundation

The Saudi-led military coalition has also imposed an air and sea blockade on Yemen, a restriction that the United Nations says is one of the main causes of th...


Republicans already giving Trump's budget a cold shoulder

According to budget tables released by the administration, Trump's plan cuts nearly $3.6 trillion from an array of benefit programs, domestic agencies and war ...


Medicaid Expansion Takes Center Stage in Senate Health Care Debate

Billed as a means of repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, the AHCA nevertheless faced a tough path in the House because of a disconnect between the ...


A call for patience during investigation of campus stabbing

Army and would have graduated Tuesday from Bowie State. Collins was set to graduate from nearby Bowie State University in Bowie, Md. on Tuesday with a degre...


Dems: New documents show Flynn lied to investigators about Russian trips

While refusing to testify is allowed under the fifth amendment of the US Constitution, criminal charges for contempt could be brought if the documents are not...


Huge cuts to food stamps part of Trump's budget proposal

Those familiar with the plan are not authorized to discuss it by name and request anonymity. The cuts, which would amount to an approximate 25 percent reducti...


New Trump trade rep Lighthizer spars over protectionism in Asia

The New Zealand trade minister, Todd McClay, said that "we should not become overly concerned where we can't reach agreement on a statement, clearly and quick...


USA criticises Chinese military intercept of nuclear 'sniffer' jet

Both China and the USA have been in talks about ways to curb the nuclear weapons development program in North Korea , which is in the vicinity. She said the ...


Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

When they attacked Afghanistan (and) Iraq , when they made sanctions against Iran. Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Miti...


Congressman calls for impeachment of President Trump

The latest political firebomb exploded over the capital even as the White House was still putting out fires from charges that the President discussed classifi...


Deputy attorney general stands behind anti-Comey memo

Trump undercuts this rationale, saying he was going to fire the "showboater" and "grandstander" all along. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump said , accord...


Texas House Passes Bill Extending Alternative High School Graduation Route

Over the weekend, the Texas Senate voted to pass a measure previously approved by the House that allows adoption and child placement agencies to turn away p...