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Jeff Sessions furiously denies Russian collusion as a 'detestable and appalling lie'

He said there is no problem with a president speaking to an Federal Bureau of Investigation director. Sessions said he recused himself from the Justice Department's Russian Federation investi...

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Senate Questions Jeff Sessions About Contacts With Russian Officials

Senate Questions Jeff Sessions About Contacts With Russian Officials

Trump watched Sessions testify aboard Air Force One during about 90-minute flight to Milwaukee, an aide told CNN . His spokeswoman has denied that any such private encounter occurred. Five current ...

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South Korea: Possible N. Korea Drone Spied on US Anti-Missile System

South Korea: Possible N. Korea Drone Spied on US Anti-Missile System

Tension has remained high on the Korean Peninsula over the past months between the United States and the DPRK over the USA threat to stage military attacks against Pyongyang in response to its nucle...

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Death toll rises to 12 in London apartment building inferno

Checks would also be carried out on tower blocks going through similar refurbishment to Grenfell Tower , Policing and Fire Minister Nick Hurd said on Wednesday. Some were reported to have attempted...

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UK's May holds alliance talks with NIreland party chief

Barnier's comments, which came from a joint interview with various European media outlets, including the U.K.'s Financial Times , further underscore the pressure that Prime Minister Theresa May and...

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May keeps mum after DUP talks

Foster also said on Tuesday that talks with May to support a new government were going well and she hoped to successfully conclude them soon. She waved but did not say anything as she went into Downin...

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Local congress members respond to Virginia shooting

Local congress members respond to Virginia shooting

President Donald Trump said he expects Scalise, 51, will "fully recover". Baker, a Republican, said there's no apparent or imminent threat locally, but the state's Fusion Center, which coordinates...

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Colorado's delegation OK after baseball shooting

Colorado's delegation OK after baseball shooting

Staffers and family members were also there; Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, said his two sons were in attendance, including his 11-year-old son. In addition to Scalise , Paul identified those injured as...

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Top GOP lawmaker wounded in gunfire at congressional baseball practice

Reaction is coming in from Washington D-C to Jefferson City following the shooting at a ball field in Alexandria, Virginia Wednesday morning. A law enforcement official said the FBI would be tak...

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UAE says 'no military component' to actions against Qatar: envoy

The current crisis in the Gulf is said to be the gravest that the Gulf Cooperation Council has faced in its almost four decades of existence, although Qatar's relations with Saudi and some other Arab ...

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Collins says the Senate Intelligence Committee investigation needs help

Trump wanted Mr. Comey to testify because the president had nothing to hide and wanted Mr. Comey's statements to be publicly aired. President Trump dismissed a question on May 18 about reports ...

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Qatar must stop funding terrorism

Qatar must stop funding terrorism

Trump's blunt remarks about a key us military partner came just days after multiple countries cut diplomatic ties with, closed borders with and suspended air and sea travel to the gas-rich nation ove...

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Attorney General Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

The official fired back at lawmakers over claims that he colluded with Russian officials during the 2016 election , calling it an " appalling and detestable lie ". "We are talking about an attack on ...

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Supreme Court narrowly rejects Northern Ireland abortion appeal

Supreme Court narrowly rejects Northern Ireland abortion appeal

Supreme court justices announced their three to two majority decision in London today. Data published by the British health ministry on Tuesday showed that, on average, at least two women a da...

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EU to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan

EU to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan

As of June 9, the Czech Republic had accepted 12 refugees from Greece . The member states that have not complied with their obligations, will now receive a letter of formal notice, as the first s...

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Who is James T. Hodgkinson, identified as GOP baseball practice shooter?

Who is James T. Hodgkinson, identified as GOP baseball practice shooter?

The shooter has died from his injuries, President Donald Trump said in a press conference Wednesday. I hope Congressman Steve Scalise and all who were injured have a speedy recovery. Davis said he...

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Afghanistan: Deadly Kabul truck-bomb toll rises

Afghanistan: Deadly Kabul truck-bomb toll rises

Repeated attempts kick-start sustained peace talks with the Taliban have floundered. He told the meeting it was time for the Taliban to embrace peace or "face the consequences". The Taliban has stea...

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President Trump to speak on Alexandria shooting

It's believed that at least five people were hit, but, thankfully, there don't appear to be any deaths as of now. Two people are in critical condition. The Alexandria police arrived at the field...

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GOP baseball shooter is dead

GOP baseball shooter is dead

Capitol Police, first responders, and colleagues". The incident injured five people injured, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . He said he was part of a "99%" team drawing attention to t...

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Barletta skipped this year's Congressional baseball game, issues statement

Capitol Police said officers who were part of Scalise's security detail returned fire and wounded the shooter, who was taken into custody. Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was ...

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Jeff Sessions fires back at Democrat accusing him of stonewalling at hearing

Jeff Sessions fires back at Democrat accusing him of stonewalling at hearing

And he appeared to do that effectively in a strong opening statement, where he slammed the door shut on even the possibility that he had a third meeting with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Still, ...

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UN's Zeid warns states to respect rights in Qatar row

UN's Zeid warns states to respect rights in Qatar row

Jordan will downgrade diplomatic ties with Qatar, following on the heels of Saudi Arabia , Bahrain, United Arab Emirates , Yemen and Egypt , that cut off all diplomatic relations with Doha on Mon...

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Tower blaze brings fresh delay to British PM's power deal

Tower blaze brings fresh delay to British PM's power deal

May is set to meet with the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland on Tuesday to cobble together a deal to ensure her minority government can get its Queen's Speech through Parliament . ...

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Grenfell Tower: It is far too soon for political finger-pointing

More than 70 people are in hospital, and six have died, following the huge fire in west London . Terrified residents of the Grenfell Tower said there was little warning of the inferno that engulfed...

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A cryptocurrency for weed is sending Dennis Rodman back to North Korea

A cryptocurrency for weed is sending Dennis Rodman back to North Korea

In a separate tweet , Rodman said "I'm Back", and thanked PotCoin .com, a cryptocurrency for legalized marijuana that he said is sponsoring the trip. Americans are regarded as enemies in North...

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Sessions calls accusations of Russian Federation collusion an 'appalling lie'

Sessions calls accusations of Russian Federation collusion an 'appalling lie'

Sessions went on the offensive in his testimony, saying he would not be intimidated by the "false attacks", innuendo and leaks about the Russian Federation investigation that he implied were part of...

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London fire officials: 'a number' of fatalities in Grenfell Tower fire

London fire officials: 'a number' of fatalities in Grenfell Tower fire

I don't know how they were breathing. "Muslims played a big part in getting a lot of people out", Andre Barroso, 33, told The Independent on Wednesday. She has got six kids. Eyewitnesses sai...

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Gunman Who Shot Congressman Had History of Anti-GOP Activity

Two law enforcement sources tell NPR's Carrie Johnson that Hodgkinson is the suspect. BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) - The gunman who shot a top GOP congressman and several other people Wednesday at a base...

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Hate crimes in Canada rose 5 per cent in 2015: StatsCan

Hate crimes in Canada rose 5 per cent in 2015: StatsCan

One hundred and fifty-nine hate crimes targeting Muslims were reported to police in 2015 across Canada, up from 99 incidents the year before, while hate crimes in general rose by five percent across t...

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30 taken to hospitals after massive London high-rise blaze

NHS England said 74 people are being treated in six hospitals across the capital, of whom 20 are in critical care. The London Metropolitan police have set up an emergency number for people to get in...

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Police arrest 6 in actions directed against terror in UK

Police arrest 6 in actions directed against terror in UK

John Vincent, the CEO and founder of Leon's, said: "Some of the people who were here on Saturday night are still a bit fragile". "Some people who weren't here on Saturday night have got this whole gui...

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Children tossed out of windows in London high-rise blaze

All council-owned blocks have automatic smoke ventilation systems, bin room sprinkler systems, bin chute cut-off slides and dry risers - pipes used by the fire service to distribute water to multiple ...

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Trump says Scalise shooter is dead

A message from the GOP leadership says no votes are expected in the House Wednesday. Members also won't be allowed to make short speeches during what's known as the morning hour. Williams said he ...

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Aide to Texas Rep. among those shot at baseball practice

ET during Wednesday's baseball practice for Republican congressmen in Alexandria , Virginia . According to legislative records online , Barth has worked for Williams since September 2016 and, pri...

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Paul Ryan Makes Emotional Address To House After Alexandria Shooting

Paul Ryan Makes Emotional Address To House After Alexandria Shooting

Speaker Ryan received a standing ovation from the entire House chamber after the defiant line. Less than one month into Trump's presidency, Pelosi said that said while she has not seen a completed...

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