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Lawyer says Trump not under investigation, despite president's tweet otherwise

On Sunday, Trump's attorney insisted that this is not the case , and that the President was merely reacting to a Washington Post story that first reported about an investigation for obstruction of justice. Sekulow responded by citing what he called a "constitutional issue", with this situation, explaining that Trump had taken action to fire Comey partially based on recommendations from Rosenstein, and is now facing an investigation from the Department of Justice, because that's who ...

Punjab: Cabinet nod to relax highway liquor rule for hotels, restaurants

Making the announcements during his speech in the state assembly on Monday, Amarinder said the move would benefit 10.25 lakh farmers. "The initiative would provide double the relief announced by the states of Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra", the chief minister was quoted as saying by IANS .

US congressman Scalise still in critical condition: hospital

Pete Aguilar, D-Calif., in an opinion piece he wrote for CNN . Instead of wearing hats representing their home teams , as is the normal tradition, players on both teams will be wearing Louisiana State University hats in honor of Scalise, a Louisiana Republican.

Jared Kushner speaks in public. And Washington takes notice

That's in large part due to tech workers' anger toward a president who has attacked U.S. immigrants (often their colleagues), vowed to gut visa programs such as the H1-B (which are frequently used to employ foreign engineering talent in the US), reneged on USA promises in the Paris Agreement to slow climate change (a priority issue to many in California), among other things.

Man convicted of sexually assaulting 6 girls from one family

When police discovered the disturbing Pennsylvania home of Lee Kaplan, 51, they found he was living with 12 women and girls who were all related. Kohler, who has led Kaplan's prosecution since his arrest almost a year ago, said Kaplan's scheme to take the victims as his underage wives was disgusting and she prays they can find a semblance of normalcy as they go on with their lives.

Trump not under investigation, says his lawyer

If there is an investigation of the circumstances of Comey's firing, and the Deputy Attorney General (who is serving as Acting AG for the investigation due to Jeff Sessions' recusal) was instrumental in the firing, that sure looks like a conflict, Turley says.

Jamie Lynn Spears' daughter celebrates birthday

Jamie Lynn marked the one-month anniversary of the accident in March (17), posting a photo of herself and her daughter online and adding the caption: "A month ago, at this time, I was living a mother's/anyone's worst nightmare happening right infront (sic) of my eyes, helplessly".

Family:Otto Warmbier, UVA Student Recently Released from North Korea, has Died

His death elicited strong repudiations of the regime from the highest levels of the American government. The news could lead the United States to take a tougher line on China, the hermit regime's closest ally, as the two superpowers begin high level talks this week.

Kartsotis Sells 625000 Shares of Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) Stock

Buy to open the FOSL Sep 9 Puts at $0.95 (FOSL170915P00009000) or lower. Corecommodity Management Llc increased Mosaic Co New (MOS) stake by 29.7% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The firm now has a solid Underperform rating on shares. The average 1 year price target among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $19.50.

Become Human won't be released until 2018

However, when speaking to Gamespot at E3, Cage said 'it's going to be next year'. He continued by saying there are scenes you may never see, characters you may see only once or become your friend and accompany you through the whole game, and "the three characters can die, which won't lead to a "game over" situation, the game will carry on with the remaining characters".

Steve Scalise's suspected shooter identified as IL man

President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, visited with Scalise late Wednesday. Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition, but his health is improving, the Congressman's surgeon said two days after Scalise was shot at a practice for the Congressional Baseball Game .

Hong Kong parking space sold for $664000

An analyst said the parking space is the most expensive for a residential building. He is an executive director at Huarong Investment Stock Corporation Ltd, which means the executive likely has no issue forking over such a high price for such little property.

Microsoft Cortana Can Now be Set as Default AI in Android Phones

Since the beginning of the digital assistant revolution, the home operating system became the cherished real estate reserved for the incumbent OS developer, however, thanks to the openness of Android's system, Cortana can now be set as the default assistant.

Assassins Creed Origins is coming to Xbox One/PS4 and PC this October

They've also had a good track record in the past with quirky indies like Valiant Hearts or Child of Light , and we haven't heard much on the Trials front for a while. So it would seem like the game is actually taking place during the Ptolemaic Kingdom. Steep is getting a new Olympics-themed expansion in December.

Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative

Kushner said government working together with the private sector would "provide citizen services in a way that has never happened before". Some of the Tech CEOs attending the meeting include Tim Cook of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ), who outspokenly in criticized Trump's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris Agreement to fight climate change and travel ban on immigrants.

Apple, Ikea to Launch Virtual Furniture App

IKEA is one of Apple's launch partners for the augmented reality features in iOS 11 . Michael Valdsgaard, IKEA's digital transformation manager, told Swedish website Digital.di that customers will be able to position products with millimeter precision and sizing of the products will be to scale.

Trump tells Senators new GOP healthcare bill is 'mean'

It is insane to pretend to have a bipartisan hearing on lowering drug prices when right now, today, 13 Republicans are writing a secret bill to kick 23 million people off health insurance and their prescription drug benefits". "The total bill hasn't been resolved", he said . "We've got huge problems", said Ms. Capito, whose been outspoken about the prescription painkiller and heroin problem that is devastating the USA, particularly in swaths of Appalachia and New England.

Afghan soldier wounds 7 American soldiers

He said reports claiming the soldiers had been killed were false. One other Afghan soldier was wounded. Last Saturday, an Afghan commando fatally shot three USA soldiers and wounded a fourth during a joint U.S. He said that an investigation was ongoing into the circumstances of the attack. Afghanistan's ministry of defense said it's investigating this latest incident .

Microsoft Surface Laptop Scores 0/10 in Repairability

Microsoft has gone ahead and released an official system image for the new Surface Laptop which allows users who have upgraded the device to Windows 10 Pro to revert back to Windows 10 S , the lightweight version of the desktop OS which comes installed on the machine by default.

Bulls remain unlikely to trade Jimmy Butler despite speculation

In the deal between the Celtics and Sixers, Boston received the No. 3 pick in this year's draft and the Lakers' 2018 first-round pick. The Chicago Bulls remain unlikely to trade star wing Jimmy Butler , according to K.C. Instead, Smith says they were focused on obtaining the No. 3 selection. The Celtics have acquired plenty of future first round picks that they could use in a package for a big trade.

Samsung unveils Galaxy J7 Pro, J7 Max in India

Both of the devices are powered by Android 7.0 Nougat with the latest TouchWiz UI on top of it. The colors used in these images are the same colors Samsung employed in past devices, but that doesn't mean these will be the Galaxy Note 8 colors at launch.

E3 2017: Assassin's Creed Origins Dawn of the Creed Legendary Edition Revealed

While the last few had been hosted by comedian and actress Aisha Tyler, this year all the focus was on the games and developers, coming out of the gate hot and not looking back. If you genuinely want one, you can pre-order it from the Ubisoft Store where it's exclusively being sold. The Gold Edition ($99.99) will include all of the Deluxe Edition Digital content plus the Season Pass.

Group fights to ban smartphone sales from kids 13 and younger

A Colorado doctor and dad wants to establish legal limits for smartphone sales to children after seeing a noticeable difference in how his own kids acted. Last fall, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend avoiding screen time, besides video chatting, for children under 18 months. Farnum told The Post he understands the pushback from those who see this as a parental responsibility and a law as an encroachment on parental power, but said his group sees premature smartphone access as a ...

GTA 5 publisher shuts down popular fan-made modding tool

In response many fans of the vastly popular modding tool have taken to various outlets to express their frustration! "All modding used by OpenIV is for singleplayer use only to make the game more enjoyable, the software OpenIV was never used to mod multiplayer or Grand Theft Auto Online so it does not harm anyone".

Atari CEO Confirms A New Atari Console Is Being Made

During E3 last week, Atari released a video teasing something called the Ataribox - and that's nearly everything we know about it so far. Atari played a key role in home console adoption in the late 1970s and was the biggest contributor to the video game industry's collapse with its oversaturation of poor quality titles.

OnePlus 5 teased on video, 8GB RAM and 4000mAh battery confirmed

Reports suggest that there might be a OnePlus 5 ceramic variant. Just hit on the bell notification you are seeing on top of the live YouTube video, and you will be reminded when the OnePlus 5 global launch begins. However, the OnePlus 5 price is speculated to be higher than the OnePlus 3 . We think this one could be legitimate, given that the phone does go on sale there via Amazon in the next few days.

Missing Fitzgerald sailors found dead in flooded compartments

Joseph Aucoin, commander of the USA 7th Fleet, told reporters alongside the ship at Yokosuka Naval Base in Japan Sunday. Navy divers found "a number of" bodies in the ship Sunday, a day after it returned to the 7th Fleet's home base in Yokosuka, Japan, with the help of tug boats.

Chamberlain's future at Arsenal in doubt

Jack Wilshere, Kieran Gibbs and Wojciech Szczesny are also entering their final 12 months, with the Polish goalkeeper thought to be close to joining Juventus. Almost a month has passed since the end of the season as Arsenal won the FA Cup, but formal talks are yet to start. Already reeling from the imminent departure of Alexis Sanchez and the uncertainty over Mesut Özil's future, the Gunners were handed another blow when Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain signalled his patience had snapped with the ...

Google 'faces' record European Union fine for abusing its search engine dominance

If Google refuses the eu will fine the search engine giant the European can decide to increase the fine to 10% of the company's total revenue and could fine the company daily until google changes its results. With one eye on the impending decision, some Google officials have been getting ready, moving vacation dates or making sure they are close to the action, other people familiar with the probe said .

Amazon Spends $14B on Whole Foods

Amazon shares climbed 2.4 percent to close at $987.71. "Dominant players like Walmart , Kroger , Costco and Target now have to look over their shoulders at the Amazon train coming down the tracks", said Moody's lead retail analyst Charlie O'Shea.

The 10 original Xbox games we want to play on Xbox One

Hopefully we get some figures soon after launch as to how much the Xbox One X costs to manufacture. THE Xbox One X will do nothing to bolster the firm's sales this winter, experts believe. We're focusing on Xbox One S and Xbox One X and the games you're going to play. But that doesn't mean Xbox head Phil Spencer hasn't heard fans and their criticism of the lack of said games now coming to Xbox One in the next 18 months.

Uber Fires More Than 20 Employees in Harassment Probe

The claims came from employees worldwide, but the majority were raised by employees in San Francisco, where Uber is headquartered. Uber even told its employees that it would expand its employee relations unit to investigate claims better.

It's time to honor our fathers

Father's Day was started by an American woman, Sonora Smart Dodd who was raised by her father after her mother died. The Lions Club has named him Originator of Father's Day and he made many attempts to promote it as an official holiday.

7 crew members missing after container ship hits U.S. destroyer

The 7th Fleet commander, Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin , thanked the Japanese Coast guard in a post on the fleet's Facebook page, adding: "We are committed to ensuring the safe return of the ship to port in Yokosuka". The US Navy destroyer hit a Philippine merchant vessel southwest of the Japanese city of Yokosuka on Saturday. "I am humbled by the bravery and tenacity of the Fitzgerald crew".

Xbox One X won't turn a profit for Microsoft

It is now unknown if it will be compatible with PC upon release. Xbox boss Phil Spencer announced during this year's Microsoft E3 2017 press conference that original Xbox games would be playable on Xbox One later this year. The Xbox One X also has a superior optical drive, as the new unit comes equipped with a 4K/HDR capable Blu-ray drive, compared to the PlayStation 4 Pro which comes with an older Blu-ray/DVD drive.