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Donald Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

According to Trump, contrary to what the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said in his testimony, he never asked for allegiance to Comey or let the inquiry pass over his former National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn, who resigned in February amid a nexus outrage with Russian officials.

Costliest Congressional Race In History Sees First Debate

Georgia's 6th District contenders will participate in two televised debates this week: Tuesday on WSB-TV and Thursday on PBA 30, an Atlanta-based PBS station. Democrats are hoping to tout an Ossoff win as proof that Mr. Trump is falling out of favor with voters. He criticized Trump's action but says "we need a full accounting of the facts".

Officer fires shots after SUV tried to ram him

As the officer was exiting his patrol auto, the driver of the SUV rammed the officer's patrol truck and then swung his vehicle around and aimed for the officer. The officer, who has been with NRP for more than 25 years, was taken to Northwest Hospital and has since been released. She also notes that the vehicle may have bullet holes on it.

U.S. mulls expansion of electronics ban to 71 airports

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is considering expanding its laptop ban to 71 additional airports but also is working with those airports so the ban will not be necessary, according to DHS Secretary John Kelly . "Because of the injunctions, I am not fully confident we are doing the best we already can", he said. Two citizens were returning from Canada. A USA citizen journalist also had their phone taken.

Trump calls Comey a 'leaker'

Another reporter yelled: "Why won't you tell us now, Mr. President?" Mr Trump had stayed unusually quiet on Thursday, refraining from weighing in on the testimony gripping the country both on Twitter and at several public appearances.

Lebron, Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

And now that you can look ahead to Friday, all our focus is on that. But the sweep will have no impact on LeBron's legacy. Mats because he could be getting swept twice in the National Basketball Association finals. What's happened is probably beyond what either even imagined. And Poland strings not only here but when he was in Miami as well here's the line. Klay Thompson added 30 points and Stephen Curry 26 for this California Dream Team now one win from its second title in three ...

Coats refuses to discuss Trump conversations

Sen. Mark Warner , the committee's vice chairman, said Wednesday it would be his first question of the hearing. There's been some things reported in the press about what conversations he may or may not have had with the president. The probe has hung over Trump's presidency since he took office in January and threatens to overwhelm his policy priorities. In initial statements and interviews, the White House said the president had acted on the recommendation of Rosenstein.

London Terrorist Featured in BBC Documentary 'The Jihadis Next Door'

GardaĆ­ are questioning a man arrested in Wexford yesterday. The 28-year-old is among the victims when three terrorists rammed a white van into people in the London Bridge area, before exiting the vehicle and stabbing people at random in Borough market .

Deputies had been at man's home several times before

Deputies said they couldn't find him that day. The statement said it was different on Friday, when four 911 callers reported seeing Barre walking the streets with two large knives and threatening people. "It has to stop", Carl Tate told CNN affiliate KTUL . The crowd of residents eventually dispersed. Police Chaplain Andru Morgan prays at the scene of an officer involved shooting, June 9, 2017 , in Tulsa , Oklahoma.

Top intelligence chiefs testifies before Senate committee on Russia investigation

The hearing comes the day before Comey is set to testify before the same Senate committee, where he is expected to discuss his conversations with Trump and whether the president pressured him to drop the investigation. Congress is demanding to put an end to the question the White House has been ducking for a month now: Did President Trump record conversations with former FBI Director James Comey? As for Trump's comments that there might be tapes of his conversations ...

Hawaii enacts laws adopting Paris climate deal pledges

It's quite a leap for the former secretary of state to make, but it's not the strangest argument Paris deal defenders have used. Last week, President Trump , who has called climate change a "hoax", received backlash from global leaders and top executives around the world after announcing he would pull the United States out the Paris climate agreement .

Trump says he would be willing to testify under oath

The Justice Department has not said whether the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, is looking into any obstruction by Trump in addition to his mandate to examine Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible coordination by Trump campaign associates.

Louisville tops Kentucky 5-2 in NCAA super regional opener

The University of Louisville baseball team beat the University of Kentucky 5-2 today in the opening game of the best-of-three super regional in Louisville. "So we're going to have to try to do something tomorrow that's never been done before, and then obviously on Sunday". "So I went for the bigger hit".

Utah's Kyle Whittingham receives extension through 2021

Whittingham is the state of Utah's highest-paid employee. The 91 percent winning ratio in bowls ranks No. 1 in NCAA history, and he added to it with a Foster Farms Bowl victory over the Indiana Hoosiers last season. Through 12 seasons as head coach, Whittingham has a 104-50 record. At Utah, Whittingham's 104-50 overall record is second to Armstrong's 141-55-15 mark from 1925-49.

Kansas Senate approves $230M boost in school aid

The House bill would fully subsidize all-day kindergarten for districts that offer it, and would increase per pupil funding the second year by another $122 - $48 more per pupil than the Senate bill would. "It's pretty hard to prove there's a will there", Johnson said. "We need to get Kansas back on a somewhat structurally balanced budget", said Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning, R-Overland Park.

Male Shot by LAPD Officer in Montecito Heights

Police reportedly did a pedestrian stop. Police told reporters at the scene that the man is 18 years old. She said she looked out of her window to see at least two officers struggling with the suspect and then he was shot. The suspect was transported to a local hospital. Ramirez said they were also investigating possible prior arrests in connection with the man. It's unclear why officers were in the area or what immediately led to the shooting.

Donald Trump Jr. Goes on Tweetstorm During Comey Hearing

Comey delivered his answer clearly. "I was sacked in some way to change, or the endeavor was to change, the way the Russian Federation investigation was being conducted", Comey testified under oath. With trademark flair, Comey told the committee, "Lordy, I hope there are tapes" of his conversations with Trump. Comey said he holds Mueller in the highest regard.

Trump Talks Infrastructure, Importance of Programs For American Jobs

Bahrain, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia have cut diplomatic ties to Qatar, accusing it of backing extremist groups. The president also discussed plans to overhaul the country's health insurance law, commonly known as Obamacare.

Trump lawyer to file complaint about shared Comey memos

The former FBI director also appeared to confirm Trump's statements that, on three occasions, Comey told the president he was not personally under investigation with regard to Russian Federation. "I took it as, this is what he wants me to do". Comey said in his statement that in a one-on-one meeting in the Oval Office on Feb.14, Trump asked him to drop an investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn that is part of a wider probe into Russia's alleged meddling in ...

Republican lawmakers refuse NC remapping session

Republicans made this mess, and they have an obligation to the people of North Carolina to clean it up. North Carolina state law gives legislators 14 days to draw new maps if a court strikes down existing legislative lines. Legislators are already in town. Senate Democratic Leader Dan Blue also released a statement critical of the General Assembly's decision to refuse the special session.

Kansas governor vetoes $1.2B income tax increase

Rep. Gene Vickrey, a Louisburg Republican and former House majority leader, said moderate Republicans and Democrats campaigned in 2016 on repeal of the business-owner tax exemption. "We can and we must balance our budget without negatively harming Kansas families", Brownback wrote . Last night's historic veto override means the House and Senate's tax plan will become law.

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

Through an attorney, Trump has disputed Comey's account of their conversations. Former FBI Director James Comey told members of the Senate Intelligence Committee Thursday about a possible third interaction between Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Russian officials, a source familiar with the closed session told NBC News .

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL Schedule for Valley churches

For children age 3 to 12. Bojangles' Gospel Singing: Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Classes for preschool through adults in church fellowship hall. Service times include: 6:30 p.m. Hopewell CME Church, 20180 Farm-to-Market Road 850 in Arp, will have its annual revival starting Sunday. Theme is Hero Central (Superheroes of the Bible).

Comey's testimony causes problems for some media

The crux of his highly-anticipated remarks was released by the Senate panel Wednesday - and it only confirmed the hype around his appearance while detailing the extent to which President Trump pressed him about the Russian Federation investigation.

Katy Perry Claims Taylor Swift Tried to "Assassinate" Her Character

Judging by the headlines Friday morning, Taylor Swift's music has finally returned to streaming services. Taylor Swift is celebrating sailing past 100 million song sales by releasing her entire back catalogue on all streaming services.

Eric Trump says Washington Democrats "are not even people"

I would always say, 'I can't believe that his dad is billing him for a charitable outing.' But that's what they wanted". It's so, so sad. Democrats have tried capitalizing on liberal dissatisfaction with Trump's administration and its agenda despite Republicans controlling the White House and both chambers of Congress.

Man accused of hate crime in death of Indian citizen

Kuchibhotla and Madasani had come to the USA from India to study and worked as engineers at GPS-maker Garmin. The indictment announced by the Department of Justice has accused Purinton of shooting and killing Kuchibhotla, and attempting to kill Alok Madasani , also an Indian national, due to their actual and perceived race, colour, religion and national origin.

If there are any Trump-Comey tapes, Congress wants them

Comey said at the hearing that he interpreted comments made by Trump to him as a directive to shut down the FBI's investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . on Wednesday and was about his planned trip to Cincinnati to speak about his infrastructure plans. While Trump might feel vindicated, Comey's reputation as a truth-teller didn't seem to take a hit.

Donald Trump Outlines Infrastructure Plan: 'It's Time to Rebuild Our Country'

The White House did not provide details on the waterways plan, but spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said Monday that the president would "speak about his wide-ranging vision for rebuilding our country". In a week when attention is focused on former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before Congress, President Trump called on Democratic "obstructionists" to help restore and rebuild American infrastructure.

Kansas legislature rolls back Brownback's tax cuts

The conservative governor refused to take questions Wednesday from reporters after publicly decrying lawmakers' votes the night before as harmful to the state's economy. Not only have Kansas' job growth and economic growth rates lagged behind neighboring states, but the state's budget is in shambles, and Kansas' debt rating has been downgraded multiple times .

Most Americans Don't Think Trump's 'Travel Ban' Is Anti-Muslim

Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, holding the travel ban to violate the First Amendment, emphasizes the Trump administration's core argument that the 4th Circuit erred in considering the president's motives. The inconsistency put White House spokesman Sarah Huckabee Sanders in a delicate spot Monday afternoon as questions streamed in about why Trump was contradicting his aides.

Prosecutors don't charge owner of warehouse in deadly fire

The Alameda County district attorney said Almena and Harris acted recklessly and that the consequences of their actions were reasonably forseeable. Prosecutors announced the arrests a little more than six months after the inferno but declined to speak about whether others, including warehouse landlord Chor Ng, will face criminal charges.

Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

Several Republicans had previously said they expected to have draft legislation this week, though most were non-committal on that target Tuesday. But as the insurance markets created by the law continue to show signs of turmoil and as deadlines near for insurance companies to file rates for fiscal 2018, any hope for a bipartisan fix has largely faded.

Andrew Cuomo moves to enshrine Obamacare protections

Diane Phillips, director of government relations for the American Cancer Society's Cancer Action Network, said lawmakers need to improve, not destroy, gains made under the Affordable Care Act . These so-called "Blues" plans are seen as a key to the future of the exchanges because they tend to specialize in individual insurance, and many have a long-standing presence in their markets.

Trump's United Kingdom trip should be canceled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

A spokesperson for Khan told the UK's Guardian that the mayor had " more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet that deliberately takes out of context his remarks". "I'm not tangoing with this guy, I've got better things to do", said Mr Khan. She told The Sun that the President's comments about Khan were "wrong" and said politics should be put aside during terror attacks.