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Trump to host S. Korean president late June for talks on DPRK

Discovered on a mountain near the inter-Korean border Friday, the drone was found to carry more than 10 photos of a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense batte...


US President Donald Trump willing to respond under oath

Kasowitz also suggested Comey should be prosecuted for leaking "privileged information". During testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday...


Four lines of possible questions for Attorney General Sessions

Sessions is scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 EST. "In light of reports regarding Mr. Comey's recent testimony before the Senate...


US says Rodman did not help in NKorea release

Officials could not immediately confirm U.S. media reports that Warmbier has fallen into a coma during his incarceration. USA officials in touch with Yun and ...


7 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony before the Senate

Comey testified last week that as of February 14, he still believed Sessions had not recused himself - but that he nearly certainly would. And he appeared to...


Trump Says Comey Lying, Willing to Speak Under Oath

Trump ignored a question on how he could accuse Comey of lying on one hand, and being truthful on the other . Shortly after he fired Comey in May, Trump t...


Trump discusses health insurance in Wisconsin

And this year's budget passed with about $90 million for apprenticeships. Nationally, disapproval of Trump's handling of the presidency hit a new high of 60 per...


Sessions heatedly denies improper Russian Federation contacts

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, now running the Russian Federation show since Sessions recused himself, told another committee he wouldn't be pressured ...


'We are not winning' in Afghanistan, Pentagon chief tells Congress

Lawmakers, including the chairman of the committee, Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona, said that the Pentagon's budget requests could not be fulfill...


GOP's new Obamacare repeal plan is to hide it from everyone

The Associated Press first reported Trump's comments, citing two GOP congressional sources who received accounts of the lunch and spoke on condition of anon...


GOP rep.: Sessions needs to reveal info on Trump-Comey meetings

Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat on the committee, who pressed Comey last week on why Sessions' was involved in his firing if he had recused himself , argued...


Trump derails infrastructure speech to whine about Democrats obstructing his agenda

Wednesday broad messaging continued what the president has been doing all week, largely via his Twitter account. Trump also mentioned his announcement last ...


Sessions brands Russia collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

The attorney general on March 2 recused himself from the FBI investigation into Russia's role in the election, saying he felt he was required to do so beca...


Comey should get his story straight on Clinton, Trump

Comey testified to the Senate intelligence committee on Thursday that Trump had told him, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting F...


Candidates for governor run on different priorities

Touting Northam's "chances of success in the face of likely Republican control" of the state legislature, the Post called him a "shrewd politician whose de...


Mattis promises new Afghanistan strategy by mid-July

Mattis acknowledged the US military mission in Afghanistan has entered "a strategy-free time" but said rushing the new plan could risk disaster. "In just a few ...


Stricker proud of his Wisconsin grit to get into US Open

ERIN, Wis . - In response to the incident involving Dustin Johnson that overshadowed the final round of last year's U.S. Open , the United States Golf As...


Mattis: New Afghanistan strategy coming 'mid-July'

Mattis delivered the statement to the committee as part of his testimony at a hearing on the Defense Department's 2018 budget request. Mattis doubled down o...


Officer Who Shot Philando Castile Says He 'Had No Choice'

Twelve jurors are in their second day of deliberations in the manslaughter case against Yanez. Yanez was emotional throughout his testimony, claiming that fea...


Trump Offers to Testify That Comey Committed Perjury

Washington Times reporter Dave Boyer asked Trump about the tweet and the outcome of Comey's testimony more generally during a press conference with Ro...


Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault case studies his deposition

In the deposition, Cosby said he gave her Benedryl, a non-prescription allergy medication as he and Constand talked in the kitchen of his home that night. Const...


Chesapeake robbery suspects believed to be connected to Hampton shooting

The Attorney General's Office described it as an "unfolding investigation" and that more information would be released later. It was reported that two men ent...


North Korea threatens to turn the American continent into ashes

Targeted sanctions against North Korea were expanded by the U.N. Security Council on Friday following the Hermit Kingdom's continued testing of ballistic mi...


Trump reportedly tells senators House health bill is too 'mean'

Pence issued his remarks in the midst of mounting pressure facing Senate Republicans to finalize changes to the House GOP bill and bring it to a vote prior ...


Jeff Sessions' testimony is first chance to check Comey's version of events

Attorney General Jeff Sessions , whose contacts with Russia's ambassador to the USA during the presidential campaign have sparked questions, has agreed to appe...


Trump's attorney general to testify in public on Russia

But, because Sessions has recused himself , the question could easily fall to Rosenstein. Sessions will testify at a public hearing of the Senate intell...


Donald Trump Ridicules 'Cowardly' Leaker James Comey

He hinted that there are no tapes of their conversations, contrary to a suggestion in a tweet he issued shortly after firing Comey. The Utah senator also ...


John McCain Slams Trump: US Leadership Was Better Under Obama

The statement was in response to when he was asked about President Trump's criticism of London Mayor Sadique Khan. According to the Hill , when asked if th...


Jeff Sessions to testify in open session before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions, an early and ardent supporter of U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign, would be the highest government official to testify before th...


Donald Trump: Ex-attorney general's action on Clinton inquiry 'totally illegal'

According to the articles, Trump was apparently referring to congressional testimony by fired FBI director James Comey, who said Lynch directed him to refer to ...


Sessions will testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee

But whether the American people will actually have a chance to hear what he says is still uncertain - it's not yet clear whether Sessions will appear in an open...


Erdogan pledges 'full support to Qatari brothers' amid Gulf crisis

Unlike Trump , Tillerson stressed the possibility of reconciliation and pointed to the human cost of the Saudi-led blockade, mentioning shortages of food, th...


Avoiding 'Gut Punch' to Transparency, Jeff Sessions to Testify in Public

Sessions stepped aside in March from the federal investigation into contacts between Russia and the campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice past ye...


2 officers killed, 2 inmates on run in Georgia

WGCL-TV reports both men are believed to be armed with.40-caliber Glock pistols that belonged to the officers. "Words do not adequately express our sorrow in ...


Trump supporters rally outside White House for 'Pittsburgh Not Paris' event

Trump last week withdrew the United States , the second largest polluter after China , from the Paris Agreement . Trump declared, without seeming to unders...