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Rescue crew manages to retrieve the missing sailors

Cmdr. Bryce Benson, commander of the guided missile destroyer, was one of three injured personnel who needed to be flown to a naval hospital in Yokosuka, Japan, CNN reported . The Philippine-flagged container ship was berthed at Tokyo's Oi wharf, where officials began questioning crew members about the cause of the crash. Several other United States crew members were injured in the accident and had to be evacuated by air to hospital, including the vessel's commanding officer Bryce Benson. Read More »

Trump confirms in tweet that he is under investigation

President Trump appeared to confirm he is under federal investigation in the ongoing Russian Federation probe as he yet again blasted the political " witch hunt " and insisted no evidence exists he colluded with the former Cold War adversary. Read More »

Trump attorney says president not under investigation

Barak Cohen, a former Justice Department lawyer and now a defence attorney specialising in white-collar crime and investigations, said there was no requirement that the special counsel notify Trump he was under investigation, so the lack of such notice meant nothing. Read More »

'Your turn will come': Islamic State threatens attacks in Saudi Arabia


Fazelian said seven of the individuals arrested had been nabbed in Fardis, in southern Alborz, and the remaining one had been apprehended in Karaj, the provincial capital. President Hassan Rouhani , a pragmatist more open to contacts with the West, attended the funeral alongside other clerics and officials. The country's parliament was one of the targets in the assault. Read More »

Trump under investigation and feeling the heat

Special counsel Mueller-a respected former Federal Bureau of Investigation director-was also bringing in legal firepower to investigate whether there was collusion between Trump's team and Russian Federation to fix the 2016 election or an attempted cover-up. Read More »

Speaker Ryan visits Scalise following additional surgeries


Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old man from IL, in the months and weeks before Wednesday morning's shooting. Scalise was reported to have been tended to by Rep. Scalise has undergone multiple surgeries and will need more. The hospital said he would require additional operations and said he remained in critical condition as of Wednesday evening. Read More »

WWE Money in the Bank 2017 Match Card, Time, Prediction, Results Update

First off, happy Father's Day to my dads (divorced family) and all the other fathers out there. Wrestling staff present their thoughts on Sunday's big show. What's even better is how the crowd will explode once she cashes in on Lana during the next episode of SmackDown . Natalya holding the contract would give her heel persona some needed juice. Read More »

Gunman who shot Republican congressman had a violent, twisted past


Hodgkinson had a list of Republican names in his pocket that was recovered by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Franks was not on the team, adding uncertainty about the significance of the list of names. According to his Facebook page, Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who nearly defeated Hillary Clinton past year in a tough fight for the Democratic White House nomination. Read More »

Queen Sees `Somber Mood' After Fire as Doubts Mount About May

Two neighbouring Tube lines are to be partly suspended into a second day amid safety concerns of debris falling on to the tracks. But the Conservative leader still struggled to overcome accusations that she lacked compassion because she had failed to meet with victims on her first visit to the devastated site. Read More »

Body found in search for missing teen near Herndon

She and a group of other girls were walking along Dranesville Road in Fairfax, near the Loudoun County line. Fairfax Police spokeswoman Tawny Wright said the remains were found about 3 a pond in the 21500 block of Ridegtop Circle in Sterling. Read More »

Lawmakers Urge Trump Not to Disrupt Mueller Investigation


Rosenstein threatened to resign after the White House cast him as a prime mover of the decision to fire Comey and suggested the president acted only on his recommendation, a person close to the White House, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the matter, told The Post last month. Read More »

Critics fear Justice Dept. Deputy Attorney General could be sacked next

The most important takeaway from the president's tweet, Gergen continued, "is that the president has launched a campaign to discredit the special counsel and to discredit the investigations. 3 Justice Department official on a 52-46 vote in the Senate on May 18, with Democrats lining up against her. President confirms he is the subject of an inquiry into obstruction of justice and abuses of power. Read More »

Dem 'concerned' Trump Will Fire Investigators

The top ethics lawyer to former President George W. Bush warned on Saturday that if President Trump fires special counsel Robert Mueller , Vice President Pence "will soon become the 46th President". On Friday, the President tweeted he was under "investigation", which he called a " witch hunt " in another tweet. Trump left Saturday with his wife and young son to spend the weekend at Camp David for the first time , and is scheduled to return to Washington late Sunday. Read More »

Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

You just have to do it. The ACLU's MA chapter says in a statement that the conviction "exceeds the limits of our criminal laws and violates free speech protections guaranteed by the MA and U.S. The lawyer said that she only started supporting his suicide after being " involuntarily intoxicated " by antidepressants. "I think she needs to be held responsible for her actions 'cause she knew exactly what she was doing and what she said", Ms Roy says on the program, which airs on Friday night ... Read More »

Schumer Calls For All-Senate Bipartisan Meeting On Health Care


Republicans in the Senate are coming up on their deadline to hold a vote on a healthcare reform proposal by the end of June , according to Politico . And now the Senate Republicans appear to be withholding their version from public scrutiny until the last minute; they reportedly want to vote on it before the July 4 recess. Read More »

Trump confirms he's under federal investigation, fires angry tweets


The second, the official continued, is into whether if any potential offenses were committed, Trump or others attempted to cover them up or obstruct the investigation into them. Kushner, the adviser and son-in-law of President Donald Trump , met separately with the Russian ambassador to the U.S. and a Russian businessman in December - interactions that were already under scrutiny as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe. Read More »

Hodgkinson had a list of GOP congressman on him during the attack


Scalise, the house majority whip, remains in a critical condition . She told reporters her husband left IL for March to go work on taxes and that he talked a lot about politics in his daily life. She said she thought he was going to return to IL because he'd run out of money. Among the questions investigators are looking to answer: How did Hodgkinson know about the congressional baseball practice , and was he targeting anyone specifically? She explained, her husband sold his ... Read More »

Sen. Franken Says Philando Castile 'Did Not Deserve To Die'

In the end, a few dozen people were left, and police managed to push them off the freeway. Castile had a permit. On Friday, a jury acquitted the Minnesota police officer who killed him. Prosecutors argued that Yanez could have taken lesser steps, such as asking to see Castiles hands or asking where the gun was. Diamond contends that Philando Castile was pulled over because he "had a wide nose and looked like a suspect". Read More »

Trump Terminates DAPA Program Leaving 5 Milion Undocummented Inmigrants Without Protection


On the other side, immigration activists were not declaring victory, anxious that President Trump will sooner or later move to rein in the DACA program, which could put millions in jeopardy of deportation. The protection can be revoked at any time and some young immigrants have lost their DACA protections after being arrested for a crime. "It's kind of a relief because my DACA expires next spring, so it was a huge concern, not knowing what was going to happen", said Michel Mora, 18, of ... Read More »

Who is Trump friend Christopher Ruddy?

After President Donald Trump's friend, Chris Ruddy, said Monday night that Trump is considering firing Mueller , Rosenstein said in a Senate appropriations subcommittee hearing that Mueller can "only be fired for good cause", and it would be his job to put that good cause into writing. Read More »

4 in custody after SWAT team response at Aurora home


At the same time, cops at the home on Western Avenue went to the rear door and saw a broken window, confirming the home had been broken into. When 911 operators called the homeowner, police say he told officials "he had a large cache of loaded guns of all types and sizes inside the house that were unsecured". Read More »

Trump confirms he is under investigation in Russia probe


Last month, Rosenstein sent a memo to Trump raising concerns over FBI Director James Comey - concerns the White House then cited as a central reason for Comey's firing. The Republican president has repeatedly complained about the probe, calling it a witch hunt and saying Democrats can not accept his election victory. Read More »

Trump holds freakish praise-filled Cabinet meeting


In remarks that have quickly invited comparisons to his predecessors , Trump said there has never been a president, with few exceptions, "who has passed more legislation, done more things". "But we are coming up with something that I believe will be very, very good with zero support from the obstructionists", he said. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue told Trump that he just returned to D.C. Read More »

Scalise Completes Third Surgery As Authorities Track Shooter's Past


Ms Pelosi noted that Mr Trump resorted to violent language at times on the campaign trail, and she accused Republicans of "sanctimony" in seeking to place blame on the left. Family members of Matt Mika say the MI native was shot multiple times in his chest and arm, and he remains in the intensive care unit in critical condition at George Washington University Hospital. Read More »