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Rep. Justin Amash First GOP Lawmaker to Raise Impeachment for Trump

Also on Tuesday, a new poll shows almost half of US voters (48 percent) said they would support Trump's impeachment, while only 41 percent would oppose such charges. "We see political schizophrenia developing in the U.S. These allegations cannot be explained in any other way", Putin said at a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in Sochi. Read More »

Congress wants to 'hear from' Comey about bombshell report

The White House disputed Comey's account of the February conversation concerning Flynn, but did not offer specifics. Trump has frequently tasked aides and surrogates with delivering apparently false or misleading statements or to aggressively argue points that the president later contradicts. Read More »

ACLU Files to Get Comey's Memo on Trump Conversation

Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., a former US attorney. Nor is the Comey memo. We have an obligation to carry out our oversight, regardless of which party is in the White House. On Tuesday, The New York Times was the first to report on a February memo by Comey that suggested Trump asked him to lay off Flynn. Chaffetz, a Utah Republican, tweeted: '@GOPoversight is going to get the Comey memo, if it exists. Read More »

Man fights child neglect charge for drinking at Disney World


In fact, resort managers claim they received no less than 11 complaints about Olmstead's and his behavior within a four-hour timeframe. Olmstead, who began his day at ESPN's Wide World of Sports for a cheerleading competition, returned to the resort around 3:30 p.m. Read More »

USA to extend Iran sanctions relief

All five remaining candidates in the race have said they would uphold the nuclear deal. The move to extend the sanctions relief in the meantime was another indication Trump may be laying the groundwork to let the deal stand. Trump also announced late Wednesday that the US didn't intend to limit Iran's ability to sell oil. "And above all, the United States will never allow the regime in Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon". Read More »

Titans linemen chug beer to hype Predators fans in Game 3


At least the fans had Southern California's murderous Friday afternoon traffic as a good excuse. They scored the first goal of the game in the first period, allowing them to lock in head coach Guy Boucher's 1-3-1 modified trap system that precludes teams from rushing the puck up the ice with speed through the neutral zone, forcing them to chip the puck in and retrieve it beneath the goal line in the offensive zone. Read More »

Defence Minister, Army chief review security in J&K


Jaitely's visit came on the day when security forces went into an overdrive and searched more than 500 houses without arresting or neutralising any militant in the separatist heartland of Shopian in restive south Kashmir. The Defence Minister advanced his visit by a day since he was otherwise scheduled to chair the two-day long Goods and Services Tax (GST) council meeting beginning in Srinagar on Thursday. Read More »

1 death as tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park


The high winds during a tornado can rip a mobile home, which frequently would not have a foundation, from its moorings. As many as 70 homes in Elk City, a town of about 12,000 people around 110 miles (180 km) west of Oklahoma City, were damaged or destroyed by the storm, CBS affiliate KWTV reported, citing officials. Read More »

Outcast Karim Benzema has not given up on France return


France is set to face Paraguay in a friendly in Rennes on June 2, Sweden on June 9 in Stockholm in a Russian Federation 2018 World Cup qualifier and England in a friendly at Saint Denis on June 13. I knew him before he started. Benzema said he is not expecting Macron to intervene in his favor, but hopes the new president won't pillory him. 'I am here to choose players to build a squad, because for me the collective has always been above everything else, ' Deschamps said. Read More »

Top House Republican criticizes McMaster's remarks on Western Wall location

Does US believe Western Wall is in Israel? Congressman Ron DeSantis is speaking out regarding a controversy involving President Donald Trump's upcoming visit to Israel, which will include a visit to the Western Wall. They weren't authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity. The area now houses the Al Aqsa Mosque, Islam's third-holiest site. Israel recaptured east Jerusalem, including the Temple Mount in the Old City, in the 1967 war. Read More »

North Korea again dominates South Korea's presidential election


Those measures aimed to cut North Korea's annual export revenue by a quarter. Lawmakers approved the measure 419-1 as tensions continued to mount over North Korea's advancing nuclear and ballistic missile programs. As South Koreans prepare to go to the polls on May 9, many feel that Seoul is becoming increasingly sidelined in multilateral discussions over the question of North Korea's security provocations. Read More »

Edouard Philippe appointed the new Prime Minister of France by Emmanuel Macron


New French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves le Drian, right, and new Deputy Minister in charge of European Affairs Marielle de Sarnez arrive for the first weekly cabinet meeting under new French President Emmanuel Macron, Thursday, . The first cabinet meeting will take place on Thursday. She said: "I will of course discuss this with him, and I will say (we are) open to getting something done together". Read More »

Turkish foreign minister says wants U.S. envoy McGurk changed

On Thursday, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu accused U.S. diplomat Brett McGurk of backing the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which Ankara views as the Syrian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) that has been fighting for an autonomous region inside Turkey since 1984. Read More »

Iran preparing for peaceful election in insecure region

There was no immediate reaction from Rouhani. With Ghalibaf no longer on the ballot, Friday's election will likely be largely a duel between Rowhani and Raisi. Pedestrians walk under an electoral banner of presidential candidate Ebraim Raisi in a square in downtown Tehran, Iran, Thursday, May 11, 2017. "The Iranian nation has learned how much this order and discipline benefits them and how non-compliance with law and order will be harmful to them", he stressed. Read More »

Hot Stock Overview: CSX Corp. (CSX)


Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Nonetheless, from here on out, earnings per share forecasts for the current quarter are $0.59. It measures part of the asset's statistical variance that can not be mitigated by the diversification provided by the portfolio of many risky assets, because it is correlated with the return of the other assets that are in the portfolio. Read More »

S Korea's new leader discusses N Korea, defense system with China's Xi


The phone call marked the first contact between the two men. On Thursday, Moon asked Xi to help end the Chinese boycott of South Korean goods. That contrasted with its one-sentence Korean-language report of the election of Mr Moon's conservative predecessor, Park Geun Hye, in 2012, which did not mention her name or her support. Read More »

Trump Wants To Negotiate Israel-Palestine Peace Deal

He warned that Trump's vision of resolving the conflict might be close to the Israeli vision "which might drop the option of the two-state solution". Even as Trump boldly predicted he would achieve peace where other presidents had failed, he stopped short of explicitly recommitting his administration to a two-state solution to the decades-old conflict, a long-standing foundation of USA policy. Read More »

Priest's DNA doesn't match evidence in nun's slaying


Baltimore County Police have compared the DNA of several other people as part of their investigation into the never-closed case, according to Armacost, but those tests did not match the DNA profile from 1970. Some say he killed the 26-year-old after students told her about sexual abuse they'd suffered at Maskell's hands, reports the Baltimore Sun . The documentary examines the theory that the nun was killed because she knew of the alleged abuse and knew too much about the web of pedophiles ... Read More »

Anaheim Ducks vs. Nashville Predators - 5/14/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

For a wild-card team to go all the way, the moons have to line up somewhat. "It gave them a lot of momentum and sucked the life out of us, so we need to make sure that we turn that around (in Game 2)". Some people talk "rest versus rust", but sometimes it seems more about the distance between a desperate final game of one series, and the more temperate Game 1 of the next one. Read More »

United States maintains Iran nuclear deal sanctions relief

According to the LA Times , this strategy is a follow-on from the Obama administration's policy of sticking by the nuclear agreement whilst punishing the Iranian Regime for its ballistic missile programme and its support for terrorism. Ghasemi said Iran would retaliate by adding nine United States individuals and companies to its own sanctions list, accusing them of "clear violations of human rights" in relation to their support for Israel or "terrorist groups" in the Middle East. Read More »

Travellers accused or near riot at Florida airport over cancelled flights

Dimitrouleas issued the order Tuesday, saying Spirit likely would win its lawsuit charging that the Airline Pilots Association was engaged in work slowdowns that violated federal law. Witnesses said the workers were overwhelmed by the number of frustrated passengers. A hearing for a preliminary injunction against the union will take place on 15 May, says Spirit. Read More »