U.S. Comey: 'Lordy, I Hope There Are Tapes'
Author: 0 Comey: 'Lordy, I Hope There Are Tapes'

Now, it's not surprising that Comey in particular would document his private interactions with Trump. Comey's written testimony indicates that it's likely that Trump fired Comey not because he refused to drop the Flynn matter but because Comey refused to publicly state that Trump wasn't being personally investigated.

U.S. Man arrested with 2 guns outside DC Trump hotel, police say
Author: 0 Man arrested with 2 guns outside DC Trump hotel, police say

According to a police report , officers observed a firearm in "plain view" inside his auto, which led to a search of the vehicle and a second weapon and ammunition found in the glove box. Police responded to the hotel around 1:50 a.m. after reports that a man had guns there. Newsham said police are still trying to determine why Moles traveled to D.C.

Author: 0 Sooner surprise: Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops retires at 56

While Stoops has grown synonymous with Oklahoma's storied football program and asserted himself as the leader of a long list of the program's successful head coaches , he is the only Sooner coach I have ever known. Stoops has led Oklahoma to a 190-48 record, the most wins in school history. Who will replace Stoops? "Looking at the text my first thought was some sort of accident", he said.

Author: 0 Voters head to the polls amid tightened security

Corbyn planned to address six rallies in England, Scotland and Wales, ending in his home ground of Islington, north London on Wednesday night. Jeremy Corbyn pledged to Labour supporters to introduce a pupil-arts premium so "every child in every school can learn a musical instrument".

U.S. Gov. Scott expands Special Session to include medical marijuana
Author: 0 Gov. Scott expands Special Session to include medical marijuana

That program only allowed low strength marijuana to be prescribed to patients with cancer, epilepsy and muscle spasms. Florida lawmakers say they have struck a deal to permit the use of medical marijuana throughout the state, potentially resolving a key piece of unfinished business from this year's regular legislative session.

Author: 0 How news networks plan to cover Comey's testimony

Comey also, apparently, begged-sorry, "implored"-Attorney General Jeff Sessions from stopping any further contact between Trump and Comey". The testimony , which Comey is set to deliver Thursday in one of the most highly-anticipated Congressional hearing in decades, reads like a point-by-point dismissal of Trump's version of events - casting Comey as wary from the get-go of a chief executive who seemed to presume too much and know too little.

Author: 0 Kushner and the back story of back channels

Dubke took the White House Communication Director role in February in order to help relieve Press Secretary Sean Spicer , who at that time was working double, crafting the message and delivering it to the press. Kasowitz, a partner at Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, has previously served as Trump's personal lawyer, albeit for lower stakes affairs. He is also purportedly under scrutiny in the FBI's ongoing investigation of potential collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's 2016 ...

Author: 0 Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director

Chris Christie in the Bridgegate scandal. If successful, he will take over from Andrew McCabe, who has been the bureau's acting director since President Trump fired James Comey on May 9. Bush Justice Department, rising to head the criminal division and overseeing investigations into corporate fraud, during the time when Comey was deputy attorney general.

U.S. Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US
Author: 0 Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US

Only a quarter of voters who helped elect Trump backed removing Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner from the staff, while roughly the same share said they wanted to see adviser Kellyanne Conway (23 percent), Chief of Staff Reince Priebus (23 percent) and press secretary Sean Spicer (24 percent) depart.

Author: 0 Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg receives Harvard degree 12 years after dropping out

He encouraged the graduating students not to underestimate the impact of small actions and importance of working towards a greater good. "A goal is what creates true happiness", said Zuckerberg . More than 1.9 billion people log onto Facebook every day. If you're not also graduating from Harvard , you can still watch the commencement live.

U.S. Fred Hoiberg removes himself from consideration for Ohio State job
Author: 0 Fred Hoiberg removes himself from consideration for Ohio State job

In his two seasons with the Bulls , however, Hoiberg has offered up no indication that he would even want to return to the college coaching ranks. The same Ohio State where athletic director Gene Smith just happened to be the athletic director for two of the four years Hoiberg starred at Iowa State.

U.S. Parents insist accused leaker not a flight risk
Author: 0 Parents insist accused leaker not a flight risk

They say they were able to narrow down the source using the unique "microdots" in the printout, which identify the source printer, as well as the fact that victor had been in email contact with a news outlet, presumed to be The Intercept .

U.S. Officer injured, suspect dead after shooting in Los Angeles
Author: 0 Officer injured, suspect dead after shooting in Los Angeles

Several shots were fired and the suspect was struck and fell to the ground. The suspect fell on the ground and was then pinned underneath an officer's patrol vehicle when it was moved forward during the situation. Police originally said an officer was shot in an arm. The officer then advised where to approach the scene from on Wilmington Boulevard. Investigators are working out how the encounter turned deadly, and will review footage from the officers' body cameras.

U.S. Cuomo aiming to unseat six NY House Republicans in 2018
Author: 0 Cuomo aiming to unseat six NY House Republicans in 2018

Investing in Clean Tech and Supercharging Renewable Energy Development: Making record investments in renewable energy to meet Governor Cuomo's ambitious Clean Energy Standard target of achieving 50% of electricity from renewables by 2030 - and as a result NY is poised to double the State's solar capacity from roughly 800 MW today to more than 1600 MW by the end of 2018.

U.S. Kamala Harris Becomes The New Face Of 'Nevertheless, She Persisted'
Author: 0 Kamala Harris Becomes The New Face Of 'Nevertheless, She Persisted'

John McCain (R-AZ) interrupted Harris , complaining that she was not letting the witnesses answer her questions. "It's not a short answer", Rosenstein said. Harris then began a sharp exchange with NSA Director Michael Rogers on why he has spoken publicly about some of his conversations with Trump and not others.

Author: 0 CBO report rips GOP health bill

The analysis projected the bill would lower health insurance premiums on average. Those concerns were echoed by group after group, including AARP , the American Hospital Association , the American Academy of Family Physicians, the Association of American Medical Colleges and the March of Dimes .

U.S. IS-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament, shrine kill 12
Author: 0 IS-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament, shrine kill 12

Armed with AK 47s, the gunmen opened gunfire inside the building. State News Agency ISNA reports that the authorities are on top of the situation with the shooters neutralised. The video emerged before Iranian media reported that the siege had ended, with four attackers killed. IS is under increasing pressure in both countries, having lost significant territory in the face of offensives now targeting its last two major urban bastions, Raqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq.

Author: 0 Ashton Kutcher to present prize at 2017 CMT Music Awards

What they say about the South is really true. Hosted by CMT's Cody Alan and Katie Cook, the star-studded, action-packed pre-show will be based around fan questions. Honoring Gregg in this tribute are Jason Aldean , Darius Rucker and Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley and Derek Trucks . The 2017 CMT Music Awards will air on the broadcasting network CMT on June 7 at 8pm.

Author: 0 '16 champ Djokovic in 'whole new situation' after Paris loss

Nishikori, bidding to make the semi-finals for the first time, has endured a topsy-turvy French Open , needing five sets to beat Hyeon Chung and four against Fernando Verdasco. Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta waves goodbye as he leaves the court after withdrawing with an injury from his quarterfinal match against Spain's Rafael Nadal of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France.

U.S. Students Can Now Apply for NY State's Free College Tuition Program
Author: 0 Students Can Now Apply for NY State's Free College Tuition Program

The tuition-free benefit will be used to offset the remaining tuition costs not covered by other forms of assistance. You must also plan to live in NY during that time. The scholarship has a strict deadline of July 21. Anyone receiving an Excelsior Scholarship will still be facing costs for campus residential life and books, which at SUNY costs far more than the average $6,470 tuition.

Author: 0 US lawmakers to press intel chiefs on Russia ahead of Comey hearing

Before senators get to questions on whether Trump pressured Comey to kill his investigation of former National Security Michael Flynn , they're going to dig in on whether Trump pressured Coats and Rogers to rebut Comey. "If I'm called before an investigative committee, I certainly will provide them with what I know and what I don't know", Coats said on May 23. "What you feel isn't relevant Admiral", exclaimed King, as Rogers avoided directly answering the questions.

U.S. Gun rights bill gets initial OK from House
Author: 0 Gun rights bill gets initial OK from House

Harrison said the lower bullet count would make it more hard for assailants to carry out mass murder. "The bill does not change the pistol purchase permit (requirement) and it maintains background checks". Tom Lambert, president of Michigan Open Carry Inc., supports the legislation. It would make the permit no longer necessary only in locations where it's now permissible to openly carry a handgun.

U.S. City of San Fernando launches 1st LGBT June Pride Month
Author: 0 City of San Fernando launches 1st LGBT June Pride Month

The weekend pride event in downtown Detroit draws tens of thousands of people each year. Throughout this month, you may receive a message from Facebook in your News Feed wishing you a Happy Pride and asking you to add a colorful, Pride-themed frame to your profile picture.