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Rep. Steve Scalise's condition is upgraded to serious from critical


House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is showing signs of improvement, his office announced today. "The Scalise family greatly appreciates the outpouring of thoughts and prayers", the statement concludes. The surgeon said there were hundreds of bullet fragments in Mr Scalise's body, but "we have no intention to try and remove all the bullet fragments at this point". Read More »

Mexico fully deserved Portugal point, says Osorio


Portugal still went on to take the lead shortly afterwards, with Ronaldo setting up Ricardo Quaresma . Mexico looked winded to have fallen behind after their early dominance and Quaresma nearly scored a second from a Ronaldo backheel, but Hernandez showcased his predatory instincts to head in Carlos Vela's cross to level. Read More »

Trump not under investigation, says lawyer

Mueller, a former FBI director who was named special counsel for the Russian Federation investigation after Comey was sacked, is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Kremlin officials in a bid to tilt the 2016 election in his favour. Read More »

Russian Federation probe expands to include Kushner's business dealings

In a May 9 memo , Rosenstein lambasted then-FBI Director James Comey for his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server. Reports have alleged that Trump asked both men to publicly quash the credibility of the Russian Federation investigation. It's also worth acknowledging this news comes less than six months into Trump's presidency, and judging by the way the investigation has enlarged so far, it's not about to blow over any time soon. Read More »

Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing FBI chief

Trump reverted to his first justification for firing Comey - the Rosenstein memo. "The message the President is sending through his tweets is that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired", Ms Feinstein said. Read More »

Man dies trying to save 2 teens from ocean rip current


A beach hazard statement has been issued for Carteret and Onslow counties due to the high threat of rip currents. They were among five people caught in a rip current. He went into the water to rescue the girls after he heard them screaming and drowned after being caught in a rip current. This rescue comes one day after a 56 year old man died near the Henderson Ave. Read More »

Pres. Trump acknowledges he's under investigation

Rosenstein serves under Attorney General Jeff Sessions . Trump aides first said the memo is what sparked the decision to oust the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, but Trump himself promptly undercut that explanation in an interview with NBC News in which he explicitly said Rosenstein's memo had nothing to do it. Read More »

Trump Attorney: Trump Is Not Under Investigation

I'm being investigated, he says, for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director by the man who told me to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director. The rising criticism puts a new focus on the relationships between the president, special counsel and the Justice Department, especially as questions loom over whether Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will recuse himself from overseeing Mueller's probe. Read More »

Cosby jury deadlock causes mistrial: What people are Tweeting

He confirmed that the alleged victim, Andrea Constand, would testify again at the new trial. She accused Judge Steven T. O'Neill, who oversaw the case, of "arrogantly" siding with the prosecution. While Constand waited for jurors to come to their decision on Thursday, she passed time shooting mini-basketballs in a hallway at the Mongomery County Courthouse in Norristown, and she tweeted a 25-second, slow-motion video of her shooting a ball through a hoop attached to a cart. Read More »

Trump lawyer denies president is a probe target

US President Donald Trump is reportedly so incensed at claims he is being investigated for obstructing justice in the Russian Federation election probe that he has started screaming at television sets in the White House . A highly regarded Justice Department careerist, he tapped Mueller - infuriating Trump - after the White House tried to pin the Comey firing on him. Read More »

Shooting of congressman marks first test for Trump-era gun debate


Video showed several GOP representatives heading into medical vehicles, including Scalise, who was taken away in a helicopter. She'd been serving as an aide to former U.S. Noir also takes on the exhausted stereotypes employed by the left against gun owners, Trump supporters and anyone who disagrees with their extremist ideology. Read More »

Tourism Spike to Cuba May Suffer as Trump Moves to Toughen Blockade

In a telephone news conference Thursday organized by the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center, José Miguel Vivanco, executive director of the Americas division of Human Rights Watch , said there is no doubt that Cuba is run by a military dictatorship and "remains a highly repressive country even today". Read More »

LSU turns attention to 55-4 Oregon State


Poche', who entered the game having been a starter in 68 of his 70 career appearances, was available for relief after coach Paul Mainieri decided Eric Walker would be the starter Monday. There, LSU leadoff hitter Kramer Robertson began the frame with a fly out, but then the wildness began. In the first inning, Duplantis scored from first base on a wild pitch on a third strike. Read More »

Trump decides to 'go on the attack' over Federal Bureau of Investigation probe


Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein, a Senate Intelligence Committee member, said she was "increasingly concerned" Trump would try to fire not only Mueller, but also Rosenstein. Rumblings of Trump mulling firing Mueller have been in the air, though as Guy noted, it could constitute a political death wish if he follows through with it. Read More »

Trump not under investigation for firing ex-FBI chief Comey - lawyer


Mr. Rosenstein wrote a memo used by the White House to justify Comey's firing, prompting him to reportedly threaten to resign since the memo, though critical of the former director's performance, did not recommend his termination. Mr Comey told Congress last week he believed he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation probe. The investigation into ties between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government has now turned to investigating Trump ... Read More »

Trump lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite Trump's tweet

There have been multiple news reports and a tweet from Trump himself on Friday that began with: "I am being investigated ". "Witch Hunt." He appeared to be referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . But Sen. Marco Rubio said Sunday that he does not expect Trump to seek to fire them. The president suggested on Twitter that he may have taped conversations. Read More »

Morgan lauds 'brilliant' bowling display from England


Tuesday's success means England will return to the Welsh capital as Group A winners for a last four clash against the as yet unknown Group B runners-up on June 14, in an event featuring the world's leading eight one-day global teams. After Hales' dismissal, Root stitched 54-runs partnership for the fourth wicket with Jos Buttler before the Kiwis picked up wickets at regular intervals to put brakes on England innings. Read More »

Trump's financial disclosure reveals increased income from Mar-a

For example , Trump reported more than $ 37 million in income from his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida , the resort most visited by Trump on his weekends. Trump received $7 million in royalties from his several bestselling books - including between $100,000 to $1 million from " The Art of the Deal " - and a $84,000 pension from the Screen Actors Guild. Read More »