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Texas Dem Denies Threatening GOP Colleague in House Scuffle

The House leadership stopped the session and asked state troopers to clear the gallery. Rep. Rinaldi's claimed in a Facebook post, "Today, Representative ...


UK leader: Islamic extremism must be contained after attack

British police said three attackers were shot and killed by police. London Mayor Sadiq Khan said the attack was "a deliberate and cowardly attack on innoc...


A look at what is and isn't known about the London attack

This is the second time Khan has addressed the public in response to a terror attack since becoming mayor, and he repeated his previous insistence that London ...


Oklahoma baseball: Sooners lose to Louisville in second round of regional

Reliever Jake Sparger (5-1) pitched two-thirds of an inning for the win that put the Cardinals on the cusp of clinching the regional. Louisville will face the...


Trump's Communications Director Dubke resigns

Well, does Trump have any views on the Philippines, where President Rodrigo Duterte recently declared martial law in part of the country? Ethics waivers : ...


House Intel Committee Sought 'Unmaskings' Last Year — WashPost

The panel also authorized subpoenas for Flynn's and Cohen's companies, Flynn Intel LLC and Michael D. Cohen and Associates PC. Two congressional sources says ...


UK's Rudd says London attackers probably "radical Islamist terrorists"

The official terror threat level in the United Kingdom is now at severe, the second highest category. She called for global agreements to regulate cyberspace an...


Sean Spicer Says 'Small Group' Know What Trump's Covfefe Tweet Meant

If you were hoping for some explanation from the White House Press Secretary about the " covfefe " kerfuffle from Tuesday night, you'll be disappointed. Howev...


Congress Subpoenas Trump And Obama Officials In Russia Inquiry

Four of the seven subpoenas are for "testimony, personal documents and business records" from former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Michael Co...


Russian banker Sergey Gorkov brushes off questions about meeting with Jared Kushner

Kislyak has refused to comment on allegations he had met with President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner prior to his appointment to the post of ...


Panicked White House goes into lockdown, refuses all Russian Federation questions

Spicer had no further information on Mr. Trump's decision on whether to back out of the Paris climate agreement , although Mr. Trump tweeted last week tha...


Former Penn State Administrators Sentenced in Sandusky Scandal

In March, Spanier was found guilty of one count of endagering the welfare of a child. Graham Spanier , once the nation's highest paid public school president...


Trump to decide whether to block Comey testimony - White House adviser

Spicer said on Tuesday that Trump planned to meet that afternoon with John Pistole, a former deputy director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and head o...


Cavs try to adjust on both ends of court

That isn't the issue. But as well as the Warriors played in Game 1 , they really could've played so much better. This season, the Warriors added scorin...


Tristan Thompson knows he can't have another 'trash' game

It's going to be a wrestling match down there, and you have to make it tough for them and try to wear them out". "But that's what stands out". Golden State ...


Abe Warns of "Specific Action" to Deter N. Korea

The government of South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who took office in early May and who has advocated dialogue with the North, condemned Monday's launch. "An...


Putin tells NBC: US hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack

Just a day after saying that "patriotic" Russian hackers might have meddled with the 2016 US presidential election, Russian President Vladimir Putin , in an i...


Arrested, missing China activists spark criticism of Trump

We'll have to wait and see, he added, "to what extent business is trumping any kind of consideration of the diplomatic capital of the U.S.in promoting human rig...


DNC Fires Back at Hillary For "F***ing Bullshit" Data Complaints

Andrew Therriault, the DNC's former director of data science, tweeted the following (now deleted) messages to his team, firing back at Clinton. Subscribe t...


Trump's ties to Russian Federation are well-documented

While overseas, Trump's longtime lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, joined a still-forming legal team to help the president shoulder the intensifying investigations into Ru...


President Trump's Campaign Announces a 'Pittsburgh, Not Paris' Rally in DC

Citing research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the president said that even total compliance from all the nations involved in the accor...


US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack: Putin tells NBC

Despite the conclusion from the USA intelligence community that hacking of the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign was directed by R...


President Trump delays move to shift U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a joint press appearance n Jerusalem, May 22. "Keeping the embassies outside the capit...


Trump keeps his promises scrapping climate deal

Modi's arrival in Paris comes after US President Donald Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate agreement and at a time...


United Nations says Trump climate move won't derail accord

The Paris deal "really put an extraordinary burden on the American economy while allowing some countries around the world like China and India to litera...


Dispute erupts over House intel panel's subpoenas for CIA, FBI

The House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday issued subpoenas to former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn , President Trump's personal bus...


US Supreme Court to hear Muslim travel ban case

It also asks the high court to lift an even broader nationwide injunction issued by a federal judge in a separate Hawaii case. Trump's original executive ...


Trump Is Deciding Whether to Block Comey's Testimony, Says Kellyanne Conway

Flynn, who played a crucial role in Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, was asked to resign after it became public that he had misled Vice President Mike Pen...


World forges ahead with Paris climate deal without Trump

California is already working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2030, and Brown has cast himself as Trump's chief foil on...


Clinton Says She Was 'Right' About 'Vast Russia Conspiracy'; Investigations Ongoing

Subscribe to The World's Most Powerful Women , Fortune's daily must-read for global businesswomen. Clinton's latest allegations echoed a previous allegation ...


Illinois' financial crisis at 'critical juncture' as budget deadline looms

Now it will take a three-fifths majority to pass a budget instead of a simple majority. It's the longest a state has gone without a budget deal since at least...


Kushner Had No Plans to Set Up Secret Communication With Russia

Trump has regularly called the mainstream media "fake news" since entering the world of politics. White House officials have defended Kushner against the ...


OECD'S Gurria holds out hope USA may return to Paris climate pact

Trump made no mention, though, of the benefits from the U.S. "They were presenting facts and figures", Conway said. That commitment has much of the world now...


Pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US

Macron decried Trump's move in a live televised address, saying that "on the climate there is no plan B because there is no planet B" and that "we will not re...


Turnbull: Two Australians 'directly affected' by London terror attack

A statement from the Metropolitan Police said they believe all of those directly responsible for the attack have been killed. United Kingdom police have confi...