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Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

A search of online newspapers show that Hodgkinson frequently wrote letters to his local newspaper, the Belleville News-Democrat, which published almost two d...


Search for escaped Georgia inmates extends into Lee County

Donnie Russell Rowe, 42, and Ricky Dubose , 24, were caught after a vehicle chase, reports the AP. The inmates were being transported in a prisoner transport...


Friend Says Trump Weighs Firing Special Counsel Mueller

If Rosenstein refused, Trump could fire him, too. "I think he's weighing that option". Mueller is leading the investigation into Russia's meddling in ...


Trump confirms probe over Comey firing

And it was Rosenstein who appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election and possibl...


Friend of the president says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

The comments come amid increasing frustration at the White House and among Trump supporters that the investigation will overshadow the president's agenda for ...


Anti-Sharia rallies draw counter-protests, arrests

However, the fact that the counter protestors outnumbered the protestors indicates that many believe that the threat of anti-Muslim hatred and racism remains a ...


Thousands March In Saint Paul After Philando Castile Verdict

A Ramsey County jury has found St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez NOT GUILTY of manslaughter in the shooting death of motorist Philando Castile . Ally...


House of Burgess: 'Lordy, I hope there are tapes'

Also June 7, Comey released a seven-page opening statement to the Senate Intelligence Committee. The tapes, if they existed would prove Comey's assertions, fo...


McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

Alas, due to his struggles on Thursday when he shot 78, McIlroy finished at 5 over and suffered the same fate as Day . And despite carding four birdies in ...


Anti-Sharia Rally Prompts Lively Protest In San Bernardino

Burns lives in the Kansas City metro and is a member of ACT for America, and he says he isn't taking any chances. Police presence was heavy at the protest, bu...


Donald Trump restores some Cuba penalties, rejecting 'oppressors'

And, of course, nothing prevents the Cuban government from simply moving revenue over to the military or state security, a vulnerability in the policy that the ...


MSNBC host owns Newt Gingrich for pushing conspiracy theory about Robert Mueller

Gingrich speaks regularly with Trump and is promoting a new book on how to "understand" him. Gingrich's statement brought a flood of comments on Twitter that ...


A Day After Alexandria Shooting, More Questions, Few Answers

Zack Barth, a congressional aide, was shot in the calf, treated and released from a hospital. "For those still wondering, he didn't hate baseball or handsome ...


US Senate adopts amendment on more sanctions against Russian Federation

The Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday for legislation to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation and force President Donald Trump to get Congress...


Scalise in 'some trouble,' President Trump says after visiting the congressman

Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican, sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday mor...


Trump knows he is "being investigated for firing the FBI Director"

Yes, Special Counsel Robert Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who did write a letter suggesting Comey's firing , but the Spe...


Robert Mueller : Trump considering 'terminating' Russia probe leader

Rosenstein said , adding: "If there were good cause, I would consider". The comments come amid increasing frustration at the White House and among Trump s...


2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized

Two family members are dead, Sheriff George T. Maier confirmed early this evening, and a third who is believed to be the shooter, is fighting for his life in a ...


Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

The Senate-passed sanctions bill also converts existing penalties against Moscow into law, potentially making them more hard to remove, and prevents the Trump...


Jim Jordan Grills DOJ Official On Lynch's Actions

Trump tweeted . The Washington Examiner , the Washington Post and Politico have stories. Controversy of Lynch's handling of the Clinton investigat...


Trump hits out over probe on possible obstruction of justice

US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Mueller last month, on Tuesday testified that he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire Muelle...


President Trump to hold first press conference since Comey testimony

In his testimony, Comey recalled that during a private White House dinner on January 27, the president asked him for "loyalty" and to lay off his former top...


Trump 'faces obstruction of justice probe'

Trump had expressed the same outrage when Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director from 2001 to 2013, was appointed last month by the US De...


The Truth About Jeremy Corbyn's Triumph Staring Us Smack in the Face

Certainly, in Britain, it won't have been the young people reading the broadsheet newspaper op-ed columns pontificating about how Corbyn as leader meant certain...


Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting

Brand was very recently confirmed as the No. 3 person in the Department of Justice - she's been acting as the associate attorney general for less than a month. ...


Russia inquiry: I'm under investigation

Trump later said he had planned to fire Comey regardless of what recommendation he received from Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who has ...


GOP, Dem Governors Call For Changes In House Health Bill

The furor increased after the CBO score estimated that 23 million more people would go without insurance under the American Health Care Act by 2026 than un...


Donald Trump: Steve Scalise 'in some trouble' after baseball field shooting

Trump who initially spoke out against the shooting from the Diplomatic Room in the White House added on Thursday that Scalise "may have brought some unity t...


Ferry crashes in Hyannis Harbor

The ferry Iyanough hit the jetty and grounded on the rocks at the Hyannis Harbor entrance in MA around 10 p.m. Friday. A motor life boat was dispatched by tha...


List of GOP lawmakers found in Virginia shooter's pocket

Vermont's sole congressmen Peter Welch says he was shocked and tweeted, "Thinking of my friend Steve Scalise , Capitol Police, staff and families". Married t...


Trump reacts on Twitter after special counsel reportedly starts investigating him

President Trump dismissed a potential obstruction of justice investigation into his conduct, calling allegations of collusion between him, his campaign or p...


At impasse, Bill Cosby jury tests patience of judge, defense

Lawyer Brian McMonagle also anxious that some jurors might compromise "their views and their values" for the sake of reaching a unanimous decision. Since begi...


Rosenstein Says He Has Seen No Reason to Remove Mueller

Burr told CNN they had a " good meeting" with Mueller. Rosenstein appears to be saying that unlike the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, who serves a...


At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict

While many in the courthouse have been speculating about the jury's progress, it has been couched under a thick veil of confidentiality - the jurors have been w...


US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

The annual bipartisan baseball game has been going on since 1909, and the event is centered around raising money for charity . The US Capitol Police and repres...