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Author: 0 Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing

Adam Entous is one of the reporters who broke the Washington Post story that the FBI has (supposedly) opened a criminal investigation into the president and is now interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of that probe. A spokesman for Trump's personal attorney had strong words in response to the news. Cohen has received a subpoena from one of the congressional committees looking into the Russian Federation issue.

Author: 0 Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation

In an interview with NBC's Lester Holt on May 11, Trump said he was "going to fire [Comey] regardless of recommendation" from Rosenstein and Sessions . Trump's Twitter response followed days of intensifying criticism of Mueller from some conservatives who have charged the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director and his team with political bias and have claimed his relationship to Comey and an earlier meeting with Trump amount to conflicts of interest.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Is Being Investigated For Obstruction Of Justice & 'Possible Financial Crimes'!

Robert Mueller, a former FBI director, is leading an investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. "Nice", Trump wrote on Twitter, later repeating his accusation that the probe is a " witch hunt ". The New York Times reported on Tuesday that Trump was considering firing Mueller over credibility issues, and Rosenstein is thought to be considering recusing himself since he could be a witness in the ...

Global News National Digest: Woman who urged boyfriend to kill himself is found guilty
Author: 0 National Digest: Woman who urged boyfriend to kill himself is found guilty

He locked himself in his garage with his truck engine running and died of suffocation from carbon monoxide. "It's my fault", Carter texted to her school friend Samantha Boardman, two months after Roy's death. According to Carter's indictment, the young man talked to her on the phone for 40 minutes because "he got scared" that the gas was actually working.

Author: 0 How Analysts Feel About Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)?

Primerica Inc now has $3.40 billion valuation. Invesco accumulated 223,242 shares or 0% of the stock. About 416,074 shares traded. Wizz Air Holdings PLC (LON:WIZZ) has 0.00% since June 16, 2016 and is. Stifel Fincl owns 86,873 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 127,209 were reported by Guggenheim Capital Limited Liability Co. Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky, a Kentucky-based fund reported 17,400 shares.

Author: 0 Most Americans disapprove of Trump's job

Forty-seven percent said he was incompetent, while 46 percent said he was competent. An average of other major and recent polls puts Trump's disapproval rating at a less severe 54.4 percent; however, across the board, these polls reflect that more than half of the electorate are unapproving of the president.

Author: 0 Trump Says Obstruction Investigation Based On 'Phony' News

The letter said the investigation will also probe Comey's testimony that Loretta Lynch, as President Barack Obama's attorney general, had directed him to describe an FBI probe into Hillary Clinton's email practices as merely a "matter" and to avoid calling it an investigation.

Author: 0 Doctors: Scalise remains critical, but 'excellent recovery' possible

In his first public comments since the shooting, Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a "good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity. She said that Griner and Bailey have been part of her family for years, and she praised their heroism. Sue Hodgkinson told reporters outside her IL home Thursday that she was busy with her job and didn't know a lot about what her husband, 66-year-old James Hodgkinson, did ...

Author: 0 Theresa May 'confident' she will get Queen's Speech through Commons

The Queen's Speech that had been planned for Monday has been delayed until Wednesday, according to Andrea Leadsom , leader for the U.K.'s House of Commons . Following her meeting with Mrs May, Alliance Party leader Naomi Long said the PM had "sought to give us her reassurance on neutrality". Tories have made clear since last week's election that their discussions with the DUP revolve around assurances of support in key Commons votes, rather than a full coalition.

Author: 0 Wife of Virginia shooter James Hodgkinson: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Authorities believe the 66-year-old had been living out of a van in northern Virginia since March after leaving his southern IL home. "He wanted to go up there and work with people to change the tax brackets", she said. WANG: Well, she was very upset speaking to reporters who have been camped outside of her home. "He was in a few fights and stuff like that, nothing would demonstrate violence as far as what he did", a friend of Hodgkinson said.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton's Old Campaign Twitter Springs Back To Life To Troll Trump

President Donald Trump speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, June 15, 2017 , during an event on Apprenticeship and Workforce of Tomorrow initiatives. " Crooked H destroyed phones w/ hammer, "bleached" emails, & had husband meet w/AG days before she was cleared- & they talk about obstruction?" he wrote.

Global News Aerialist hangs by teeth from chopper over falls
Author: 0 Aerialist hangs by teeth from chopper over falls

Erendira broke a record her husband set in 2011 by hanging from his teeth 250 feet in the air. The stunt came on the fifth anniversary of the day her husband, Nik, walked on a high wire above Niagara Falls . From her father's side, seven generations were involved in performing stunts and they toured in Mexico City, NBC reported . She said as an artist and as a daredevil, there's something "almost magical" about the falls.

Author: 0 New York Times sues FBI to get notes of Comey-Trump talks

Top Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein expressed concern that Trump may try to fire both Mueller and Rosenstein , warning "he's in for a rude awakening" if he thinks he can shut down the investigation. It was unclear whether Trump had received official notification that he was under investigation or was merely responding to media reports . Cohen has worked for Trump since the mid-2000s and was active in the campaign.

Global News ACLU: Carter conviction violates free speech protections
Author: 0 ACLU: Carter conviction violates free speech protections

Carter was 17 in July 2014 when she encouraged Roy (18) whom she called her boyfriend, to kill himself. Carter is not allowed to obtain a passport or leave MA, nor can she contact Roy's family. Carter will be sentenced on August 3. "I mean, you're about to die ". Carter's defense team tried to argue that Roy was suicidal for years before committing the act, and likely would have taken his own life regardless of Carter's help.

Author: 0 Trump's personal lawyer hires his own lawyer in wake of Russian Federation probe

Cohen told the Post that he had merely recommended Flynn as the proper recipient for the plan but that he had taken the written proposal home and thrown it away. Cohen's decision is the latest indication that the Russian Federation probe overseen by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III is intensifying and could end up focusing on a number of Trump associates, both inside and outside the White House.

Author: 0 17 dead, public investigation sought in London tower fire

They told The Champion: "Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service carries out inspections of high rise premises every three years under the Regulatory Reform Order". Outside the cordons, impromptu tributes appeared with photos of missing people, messages of condolences, flowers and candles. "We weep with you", read another.

Author: 0 Anger mounts over London fire

One of those critical of the PM was Harriet Harman MP, who tweeted: "She should have been prepared to listen to them". He said that number was expected to rise. The west London borough of Kensington and Chelsea ranks among the wealthiest areas in the United Kingdom, but also includes pockets that are among the most deprived, including the area around Grenfell Tower.

Author: 0 Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29

In a statement to reporters outside afterwards, Mr Adams said: "We told her very directly that she was in breach of the Good Friday Agreement , and we itemised those matters in which she was in default in relation to that agreement". Conservatives and the DUP are committed to strengthening British unity, delivering Brexit, combating terrorism, and delivering prosperity but "at the moment there isn't a deal", the source said.

Author: 0 Congressional baseball game honors those wounded during shooting

Sava said Scalise remains in the Intensive Care Unit in critical condition. President Trump is commending the Capitol Police officers who took down a gunman who opened fire on a baseball field, where members of Congress were practicing for a charity baseball game.

Author: 0 First Brexit talks to focus on British expats and 'divorce bill'

Referring to speculation that negotiations could be extended until March 2019, Barnier said: "If we work seriously, I see neither the usefulness nor the interest of pushing back this date". Guy Verhofstadt said the European Union was "impatiently" waiting for the United Kingdom to set out its position ahead of talks expected to start next week.

Global News Explanation sought from MLA about pay-offs claims: OPS
Author: 0 Explanation sought from MLA about pay-offs claims: OPS

Mr Saravanan had been the first to escape from the resort, where legislators had been kept sequestered by the VK Sasikala camp ahead of the trust vote. But a Supreme Court verdict that found her guilty in a disproportionate assets case poured cold water on her plans. Did leaders of the AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) headed by former Chief Minister O.

Global News CEO of Newsmax: Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller
Author: 0 CEO of Newsmax: Trump considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller

Accounts by Comey and other officials of their conversations with the president could become central pieces of evidence if Mueller decides to pursue an obstruction case. In recent days, the president has told his staff, his visitors, and his outside advisers that he was increasingly convinced Mueller, like Comey, his successor as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, was part of a "witch hunt" by partisans who wanted to see him weakened or forced from office.

Global News Tapwrit denies Jersey-bred, Irish War Cry his Belmont glory
Author: 0 Tapwrit denies Jersey-bred, Irish War Cry his Belmont glory

Lookin At Lee, the only horse to run in all the Triple Crown races this year, finished seventh on Saturday, after running second in the Kentucky Derby and fourth in the Preakness Stakes . Pletcher became the first trainer since 1996 to win the Kentucky Derby and Belmont in the same year with different horses. Tapwrit entered the race at 5-1 odds, while Irish War Cry entered with 3-1 odds.

Author: 0 Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner Will Enter Not Guilty Plea

Reality Winner , the 25-year-old from Augusta , Georgia plans to plead not guilty following her arrest for allegedly leaking top secret NSA documents, RadarOnline.com has learned. There were no records of victor misbehaving or receiving disciplinary action when she served the military. Winner's mother told the Guardian that her daughter performed well in both academics and athletics but had "gotten a little exhausted of school".

Author: 0 Local governments seek to maintain climate agreement

A 15-page communique released at the end of the two-day ministerial summit made it clear there was a wide gap on the climate stance between USA and the other six countries, Xinhua news agency reported . In remarks during the two days of talks and at their conclusion, some leaders vowed to continue with climate action despite the USA stance. Trump has said that his administration would begin negotiations either to re-enter the Paris deal or set up a new agreement on "terms that are fair to ...

Author: 0 French Open 2017: Ostapenko stuns Halep for first major title

A 100-1 outsider at the start of the tournament, she will rise from 47th to 12th in the world rankings following her spectacular victory. But, as in the second set, Halep was allowing - or perhaps helpless to prevent - the match being played on Ostapenko's racket.

Author: 0 'Scalise took a bullet for all of us'

Dr. Jack Sava said Friday that when Scalise arrived "he was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", but that doctors had made "a lot of progress" in stopping the bleeding. Scalise, 51, underwent two surgeries after being shot in the hip, receiving multiple blood transfusions after suffering blood loss. He died after officers in Scalise's security detail and local police fired at him.

Global News Army Chief General Rawat meets 'Super 40' Kashmiri students
Author: 0 Army Chief General Rawat meets 'Super 40' Kashmiri students

On Tuesday, the Army Chief came face-to-face with the 35-odd students , a sharp contrast to the ones that the army usually deals with in Jammu and Kashmir . Generations have been destroyed due to militancy and the fear has set in the minds of the Kashmiri youth. His visit to IOK comes a few days after his diatribe against Pakistan, in which he indicated that Indian Armed Forces are ready for a "Two and a half front war", relating it internal and external security challenges.

Global News Pak violates ceasefire in Rajouri: army
Author: 0 Pak violates ceasefire in Rajouri: army

Naik Bakhtawar Singh, 34-year-old, from Punjab , lost his life during the firing at 5:15 a. m. " Pakistan Army opened heavy fire around 4am and the exchange lasted for around 20 minutes". On Wednesday, the Pakistani Army violated the ceasefire at two places in Rajouri district and in Bhimber Gali sector of Poonch district. "There have been 10 ceasefire violations in past four days and total 14 ceasefire violations along the LoC and the International Border in Jammu region since 1 ...

Author: 0 Cosby defense rests after calling only 1 witness

She sat in the front row, across the aisle from Constand, who didn't react to McMonagle's two-hour closing but smiled at the end of it. They opted against a high-stakes gamble that could have allowed Cosby to work his charm on the jury but could have also exposed him to blistering cross-examination.

Author: 0 Document says Trump hotel brought in nearly $20M

The income listed for Trump enterprises generally represent gross revenue, not net revenue. Earlier this week, the Democratic attorneys general in Maryland and the District as well as almost 200 Democratic members of Congress filed separate lawsuits alleging that payments to Trump businesses violated the Constitution's anti-corruption clauses.

Global News Will Trump block Comey testimony? White House does not know yet
Author: 0 Will Trump block Comey testimony? White House does not know yet

But earlier Friday, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said indicated that Comey would testify, although she said it was up to the president whether he would invoke executive privilege . The president has the authority to block testimony by his current or former aides by invoking executive privilege. When Trump summarily dismissed FBI Director James Comey , the rumbling began anew - many critics alleged that Comey had only been fired to stymie any investigations into ties between ...