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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains critical but improving after the Virginia baseball field ambush. WVUE-TV reported former Louisiana Congressman Bob Livingston is saying it's going to be a tough road ahead for Scalise, who is expected to undergo his third surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Read More »

India Darjeeling protesters clash with police

Protesters hurled petrol bombs as they clashed with police in eastern India's hill resort of Darjeeling which remained under total shutdown on Thursday, local officials said. GJM central committee member Sandip Chettri said protest rallies would be brought out on Friday in protest against the police action. Banerjee has been in touch with the governor right from the beginning to keep the Centre posted about the state's initiative, at a time GJM leaders are trying to use their own ... Read More »

Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Chris Ruddy, a Trump friend and the CEO of the conservative website Newsmax, raised the possibility of the president considering terminating Mueller, a potentially explosive option. Grassley said Comey's dismissal and Comey's testimony on Lynch should be looked at together, noting that Comey "took the opportunity in his testimony to clear his own name by denouncing as false the administration's claims that the FBI rank-and-file had lost confidence in Mr. Read More »

Deputy AG Rosenstein: Special counsel will have 'full independence' for Russian Federation probe

If there were good cause, I would consider it. "It doesn't matter who the order comes from, good cause would be based on the reasons for the proposed removal", he said. Republicans in Congress are also shaking off the notion that Trump could fire Mueller. Because Sessions had recused himself from the Russia investigation over his connection to Trump's campaign and his undisclosed meetings with the Russian ambassador, it was Rosenstein's decision to appoint a special counsel to lead the ... Read More »

Senate committee to probe Comey firing

Just three days prior on October 28, 2016, former FBI Director James Comey said he was going to reopen the investigation into Clinton's e-mail server in an open letter to Congress. This Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered some explanations, during congressional testimony, regarding the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Read More »

Sinn Fein cautious on DUP, May tie-up but would welcome funding

Essentially this was political theatre that lacked any drama, an opportunity to demonstrate that the Tories' interest in Northern Ireland extends beyond expediency and the DUP . "Ultimately, I think the parties understand people voted in the March Assembly elections for a strong voice at Stormont". Ministers have already said that the Queen's Speech may have to be set back from its scheduled date of next Monday June 19, because of the ongoing negotiations. Read More »

Germany and Austria Criticize New US Sanctions Against Russia


Yesterday's vote by the US Senate to expand sanctions against Russian Federation into their energy sector is not sitting well with Germany and Austria , two nations which have a keen economic interest in ensuring Europe's energy supply, and who see the US sanctions as a threat to their national interests . Read More »

Tory-DUP deal announcement put on hold due to London blaze


The PM has been locked in talks with Northern Irish unionists in the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) over forming an informal alliance that would give her the power to pursue her political agenda. "Now as Parliament returns, we have a Government in complete disarray still unable to reach an agreement, it seems, with the DUP and desperately delaying the Queen's Speech and Brexit negotiations". Read More »

Israel's Netanyahu in Greece to tout energy projects


Netanyahu met with Tsipras and Anastasiades as a follow-up to a joint declaration the three countries had signed in Tel Aviv in April to promote construction of the EastMed pipeline. The EuroAsia Interconnector will carry electricity generated in Israel and sent via Cyprus, the Greek island of Crete and mainland Greece to European grids. Read More »

Mueller's investigators to speak to intel officials

Trump's associates and Russian Federation". Trump's young presidency has been battered by allegations - under investigation both by Congress and the FBI - that Russian Federation interfered to sway the 2016 election in his favor, in possible collusion with Trump's campaign team. Read More »

Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe, poll shows

In addition to describing his interactions with the president, Comey told the intelligence committee that while he was FBI director he told Trump on three separate occasions that he was not under investigation as part of a counter-intelligence probe involving Russian meddling in the election. Read More »

Mayor on Grenfell Tower visit heckled by crowds including boy, seven


Much of the local community have decribed feeling neglected by authorities, adding that their concerns fell on deaf ears. "We have seen nobody". "This could have been prevented". As part of this drive, Khan announced the launch of a £1.6-million clean tech incubator, Better Futures, which will help 100 London-based small and medium-sized businesses deliver low-carbon and clean-tech products that can help tackle the causes and effects of climate change. Read More »

Gillespie edges out Trump-aligned candidate in Virginia gov. primary

He was the epitome of party establishment - a former Republican National Committee chairman - in a state where that still matters. It took more than three hours after the polls closed at 7 p.m. Mr. Perriello became the latest Bern victim, notching another loss for the senator from Vermont who electrified Democratic voters a year ago but who has struggled to turn his movement into a winning electoral campaign. Read More »

South Korean coach Uli Stielike fired after loss to Qatar


Uli Stielike takes a walk in a hotel in Seoul on Thursday. "But results in World Cup qualifying have not been what we wanted". Earlier in the day, Lee convened a meeting to discuss the issue. With only the top two guaranteed a place in the finals - and Iran having already sealed the first spot - the KFA opted for a change ahead of its two final games - against Iran and Uzbekistan. Read More »

Here's how to watch the Congressional Baseball Game live


Brad Wenstrup, R-Ohio, told "Fox & Friends". And even as the fans rose as one to cheer Mr Scalise's name and the Capitol Police, there was no mistaking the lusty cheers for their own side as the game progressed. The day before the shooting, Hodgkinson allegedly called his wife to tell her he missed her and their dogs and was coming home, his brother claimed . Read More »

Marriott CEO urges Trump to improve ties with Cuba

It was at this point that Rubio made the suggestion that the President would have to "go it alone". On Friday, President Donald Trump will unveil his plan to walk back several facets of President Barack Obama's foreign policy when it comes to the nation of Cuba . Read More »

Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Worked on His Campaign


Bernie Sanders condemned apparent supporter James T. Hodgkinson , who opened fire on a group of Republican politicians practicing for an upcoming charity baseball game early Wednesday morning. Robert Becker, director of Sanders' Iowa campaign, said staff workers could not recall Hodgkinson. Court records show that his legal trouble started in the 1990s with arrests for resisting police and drunken driving. Read More »

UK leader holds alliance talks with Northern Ireland party chief

Adams' claim comes after former Conservative Prime Minister John Major voiced his serious reservations about a deal between the Tories and the DUP to prop up the Conservative government. But Jeremy Corbyn , leader of Britain's main opposition, said his Labour Party would not support May's Queen's Speech in the lower house of parliament to try to force her out of power through a vote of no confidence. Read More »

DUP leader slams 'hyperbole' over gay rights policy


May is holding talks Thursday with other Northern Ireland political parties amid warnings the expected DUP deal will undermine the peace process. May has dismissed calls to resign following the dismal election result after calling a vote three years early in the hope of bolstering her slim majority ahead of the Brexit talks. Read More »

Special counsel investing Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Mr. Cotton, Arkansas Republican and a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, also responded to the claims that witnesses were not cooperating by refusing to answer questions even without the protection of privilege. Download the latest podcast here. He said he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had long discussed their concerns with Comey's job performance. Read More »

Sanders says he's 'sickened' by congressional baseball shooting


The attacker was shot and later died. "America is praying for you and America is praying for all of the victims of this bad shooting ", the President said. He had a criminal record, including a 2006 arrest on battery charges, that were later dismissed and multiple traffic violations. ATF agents are tracing the rifle and handgun found in Hodgkinson's possession. Read More »

House OKs bill to ease banking rules

On Thursday of this week, the U.S. House of Representatives took a step toward dismantling the Dodd-Frank Act that put into place regulations on the banking and financial services industries following the financial crisis of 2007-2008. "Our intention is to acknowledge what many regulators and legislators will tell you both publicly and privately, which is aspects of Dodd-Frank overshot". Read More »

Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back in


Abraham says while there is speculation this was a politically motivated attack, violence will never settle differences. "The pictures you see show that he's been engaged in politics and in policy and protesting". In remarks at the White House focused on a new apprenticeship program, Trump said that Wednesday's shooting in Virginia could bring unity to a divided nation. Read More »

Giffords shooting survivor: No civil discourse - KVOA | | Tucson, Arizona


Former President Barack Obama reached out to Arizona Republican senator Jeff Flake after learning he was at the congressional shooting incident - after bonding with him during an earlier congressional tragedy. The uncorrected editorial appeared in today's print version of the newspaper, and was available online between roughly 9 p.m. June 14 and 10 a.m. June 15, a spokesperson said. Read More »

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

After accepting it gracefully, Barton cracked, "Next year we won't be so nice". In this image from House Television video, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., speaks Wednesday, June 14, 2017, on the House floor at the Capitol in Washington , as he talks about the shooting at the Republican congressional base. Read More »

The Heroes Of The Grenfell Tower Disaster

The UK watched in horror as fire ripped through Grenfell Tower in West London early yesterday morning, killing at least 17 people and injuring more then 30. She later ordered a full public inquiry into the fire. He said that of the 17 victims confirmed dead, only six have been formally identified, adding search for victims could take "months". Read More »

Russia claims it has killed IS leader al-Baghdadi

The strikes targeted a meeting of high-ranking Islamic State chiefs where Al- Baghdadi was reportedly present. The ministry said that among other militant leaders killed in the raid were IS leaders Abu al-Khadji al-Mysri, Ibrahim al-Naef al-Khadj and Suleiman al-Shauah. Read More »

London blaze: Mother throws baby out the window from 9th floor

Commissioner Dany Cotton said it would be a "miracle" to find anyone still alive. "Our specialist urban search and rescue crews are now working to make the block safe so our firefighters can continue to progress throughout the building, making a detailed, fingertip search for anyone who may still be inside", she said. Read More »

Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction of justice


Comey testified that he thought Trump's request to "let go" of the Flynn probe was "very disturbing.very concerning" and that he expects Mueller will closely examine whether it amounted to an obstruction of justice "offense". A day or two after the March 22 meeting, Trump telephoned Coats and Rogers to separately ask them to issue public statements denying the existence of any evidence of coordination between his campaign and the Russian government. Read More »