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Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'

The committee also sent a letter to Comey asking for any notes or memos in his possession about the discussions he had with Trump before being abruptly fired last month. On Friday during a news ...

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'Will Trump Regret This?' President Vows to Testify Under Oath

The way the Q&A unfolded, it certainly sounded as if Trump said he's prepared to testify under oath, which would raise the stakes on the investigation considerably. The former Federal Bureau of Inve...

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Qatar rejects intervention in foreign policy

Qatar rejects intervention in foreign policy

In an interview with AFP , Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said calls for a change in Qatari policy from Saudi Arabia and its allies, which cut diplomatic ties with Doha this week, were un...

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Trump says Comey testimony showed 'no obstruction'

Trump abruptly fired Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on May 9, admitting later that the Russian Federation probe was on his mind at the time. He also said he didn't ask Come...

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Woman's rescue from serial killer caught on video

Woman's rescue from serial killer caught on video

However, Brown's boyfriend, Carver, who had been kidnapped with her two months beforehand on August 31, 2016 was nowhere to be found. I have never seen him [Carver] again. Even though it had been 13 y...

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Trump fires back on Twitter: 'Comey is a leaker!'

The president also said he would not rule out his previous claims that there may be tapes of the conversation with Comey and told reporters, "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the...

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Donald Trump slams James Comey after accusations on lying

At a press conference Friday , President Donald Trump continued to accuse fired FBI Director James Comey of lying about his conversations with Trump in sworn congressional testimony, and he see...

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Powerball victor sold at California retailer

According to Powerball spokesman Andy Miller, the $448 million figure is based on the victor choosing an annuity that is paid out over the course of 29 years. That anonymous victor, described by his s...

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USA intelligence chiefs deny White House pressure to ease Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

USA intelligence chiefs deny White House pressure to ease Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

The conversations with Coats and Rogers took place in the wake of Comey testifying on March 20 that the FBI was investigating possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russian operatives. C...

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Trump Urges Quick Supreme Court Ruling to Reinstate Travel Ban

The ACLU said on Twitter Monday that it would use President Donald Trump's latest series of tweets about the travel ban in ongoing court battles against the ban. "That's right, we need a TRAVEL BAN ...

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House Intel Committee requests Comey tapes from the White House

William Brangham has the story. "No collusion. No obstruction". "[The hearing] was an excuse by the Democrats, who lost an election they shouldn't have lost", Trump said in the White House rose ...

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White House Anticipates Making Progress on Tax Reform This Summer

Mnuchin has offered a broad range - the second half of the year - while Mulvaney has said it could happen as soon as August. And the proposal's status in the Senate remains in limbo, given that Re...

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Trump goes on offensive against ex-FBI chief, calling him a 'leaker'

Trump goes on offensive against ex-FBI chief, calling him a 'leaker'

Comey delivered his answer clearly. And on the sensitive subject of leaks , Comey revealed that to "prompt the appointment of a special prosecutor ", he had used a cut-out to share with The New Y...

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Conservatives near revolt on Senate health care negotiations

Claire McCaskill asked Senate Committee on Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch . To meet their timeline, they would have to send a bill to the Congressional Budget Office for a cost estimate by early next w...

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Trump's first press conference since Comey hearing

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said Trump's private comments urging him to drop the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn led him to tell his Justice Depa...

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White House defends Trump's tweets

White House defends Trump's tweets

But 41 percent of Republicans say Trump's Twitter habit is a good thing, compared to 37 percent who say it's a bad thing. "You don't turn your cheek when they're stepping all over you". This cou...

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Climate rebuff for Trump among G7?

I say to those who are experiencing apoplectic hysteria and the-world-is-coming-to-an-end tooth gnashing, might I suggest you read this agreement (not a treaty) with an open mind. Nevertheless, the Ar...

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Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests across the US

The Los Angeles Times reports they were met by a "small gaggle of counter-protesters", who "held up placards and shouted, 'No Hate!" The Muslim community - including here in Colorado - is planning ...

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Trump threatened to be sued for blocking users on Twitter

Also pitching in to launch the administration's new Trump Tweet wrangling campaign, Trump surrogate Sebastian Gorka scolded CNN's Chris Cuomo for bringing up POTUS' latest round of rage tweets. ...

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Merkel says ready for Brexit talks, assumes United Kingdom sticking to its plan

British politicians differ widely on what they want from the Brexit negotiating process, seeing it as a way to shift Britain either to the right or left. Steven Blockmans of the Center for European Po...

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Survivor says grocery store killer saw her but spared her

More than a hundred people, holding white roses, gathered to sing, pray and comfort each other in front of the Wyoming County Courthouse Thursday night in the wake of the murder-suicide at Weis Mar...

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United States attorney general Jeff Sessions to give evidence in Russian Federation 'meddling' probe

Sessions recused himself from the investigation into Russian interference in the election and the possibility of collusion between the Russians and President Trump's campaign after it was revealed tha...

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Deputy And Husband Indicted For Murder In Texas Chokehold Death

Hernandez, 24, was in a coma after an altercation with Terry Thompson on May 28 outside of a Denny's in Sheldon. She said Chauna and Terry Thompson declined to testify. "And you see a big guy on top...

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Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured

Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several injured

The bus also slid into a vehicle traveling on the westbound side of the four-lane road. And Sarah's mother, despite her grief, remained hopeful during her speech at the press conference on Thursda...

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Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

Heinrich said that Coats' unwillingness to answer "a very basic question" spoke "volumes". Appearing before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Wednesday were National Intelligence Director ...

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Will Trump Testify? Comey's Senate Hearing May Have Started A Chain Reaction

Comey wrote a memo in mid-February claiming that Trump pressed him to end the investigation into his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , a day after Flynn's ouster. "You're going t...

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NSA chief says was never asked to act illegally

Coats said he would first ask White House counsel to say whether it intends to invoke executive privilege-despite the fact that, according to the officials, it has not yet done so. Rosenstein gave l...

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Intelligence chiefs: No pressure from Trump administration on Russian Federation probe

According to The Washington Post , Trump pressed two of his top intelligence directors to argue that the FBI was not investigating ties between his campaign and Russian officials - one day after ...

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Donald Trump says James Comey lying, willing to testify under oath

The question is at the heart of a legal debate a day after Comey disclosed during closely watched congressional testimony that Trump asked him to end his investigation of Flynn's suspected ties to...

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Janca hits walk-off single, Texas A&M beats Davidson 7

Janca hits walk-off single, Texas A&M beats Davidson 7

A solo home run by Brett Centracchio added another run to the Davidson lead, but the Aggie offense finally came alive in the eighth. On Saturday , they flipped the script on Davidson , and it earn...

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DNI head claims Trump asked him to intervene in FBI's Russian Federation probe

DNI head claims Trump asked him to intervene in FBI's Russian Federation probe

Coats , who was confirmed as Trump's national intelligence director in mid-March, said: "In interacting with the president of the United States or anybody in his administration, I have never bee...

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'Sleeping' Tiger had not been drinking, tests show

'Sleeping' Tiger had not been drinking, tests show

Woods apologized in the statement , and he also thanked the authorities involved in his arrest for their professionalism. He explained that his unconsciousness behind the wheel was not due to alc...

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Senate panel heads back reauthorizing intel law

Senate panel heads back reauthorizing intel law

Coats and Rogers said they would be prepared to answer more questions in a closed session on Wednesday afternoon, and the committee chairman, Richard Burr told them to go back to the administration...

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Elderly lawmaker questions Trump mental health, promptly forgets what year it is

Elderly lawmaker questions Trump mental health, promptly forgets what year it is

I wish Mitt Romney were president. Pelosi, D-Calif., insisted that the United States is great and can withstand anything, and "God is always with us", so she thinks it'll survive the swirl of cont...

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Yanez expected to take the stand today in Castile shooting trial

He's charged with manslaughter for shooting Philando Castile during a traffic stop last July that drew widespread attention because Castile's girlfriend streamed the aftermath on Facebook. The shoot...

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