Author: 0 Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Moreover, the Senate intelligence committee has already grilled several high-ranking officials - including Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats , National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and Attorney General Jeff Sessions - about whether Trump sought to interfere with the Russian Federation investigation and the criminal probe into his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn .

U.S. Trump considering 'terminating' Russian Federation probe leader
Author: 0 Trump considering 'terminating' Russian Federation probe leader

It is unknown how the president will celebrate his birthday, but rumors have circulated that there could be a party at the White House to celebrate the occasion. The first shot was sacked by Jay Sekulow, a hard-right conservative activist and a member of Trump's legal team who told ABC's "This Week" that he would not rule out the firing of Mueller.

U.S. Here's what happens when a jury is deadlocked
Author: 0 Here's what happens when a jury is deadlocked

Thursday morning the seemingly exhausted jury said that they are unable to find unanimous agreement on any of the three charges in the trial that rested on June 12. But Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele disputed McMonagle's contention. "We can not come to a unanimous consensus on any of the counts", a note to Montgomery County Judge Steve O'Neill reads .

Author: 0 Rosenstein warns Americans to 'exercise caution' about anonymous reports

Under Justice Department regulations created to ensure a measure of independence for the special counsel, Rosenstein may only fire Mueller for "good cause". "I think he's weighing that option". In addition, Comey has said Sessions did not respond when he complained that he did not want to be left alone with Trump again.

Author: 0 USA appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump travel ban

Make no mistake, we agree with the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling in a case that originated in Maryland finding a direct line between President Trump's blatantly anti-Muslim campaign trail statements and his administration's bans against travel from certain Muslim nations.

Author: 0 Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

The US president has repeatedly denied any connections to Russian Federation and expressed desire to end the probe with integrity as soon as possible. Kushner was also already under investigation for his secret meetings with several key Russian players, including Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak and Russian banker and Putin spy Sergey Gorgov.

Author: 0 Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In US

If Comey , who was sacked by Trump , continues to be persecuted, Putin said on national television "we will be ready to provide him political asylum ". Putin argued that Russian Federation has done nothing to warrant the Senate's move, calling it an "evidence of a continuing internal political struggle in the U.S".

U.S. Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee
Author: 0 Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

The victor is entitled to a $40,000 cash prize, a trophy and other awards, including a $2,500 U.S. savings bond from Merriam-Webster as well as trips to NY and California for televised appearances. "It was interesting to go back-and-forth for so many rounds", she said. Anna had previously won the 2017 Grand Traverse Regional Spelling Bee in March and had tied for second place in the Charlevoix-Emmet County Spelling Bee in February.

Author: 0 Conservative Trump Supporter Narrowly Loses Virginia Primary

Sen. Jill Vogel (R-27th) edged out opponents Bryce Reeves and Glenn Davis Jr. for the Republican lieutenant governor nomination with 42.3 percent of the vote. Gillespie, 55, of Fairfax County, has tried to avoid appearing either too critical or too supportive of Trump, a task that could become more hard in a general-election campaign targeting a broader audience of potential voters.

U.S. Cloudy, chance of showers and thunderstorms — TODAY'S FORECAST
Author: 0 Cloudy, chance of showers and thunderstorms — TODAY'S FORECAST

South wind around 10 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Friday's highs once again in the mid-90s. Up to a half-inch of rain is possible. Saturday . A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Tonight .

Author: 0 Gunman Opens Fire As Members Of Congress Practice Baseball

He died in the hospital from wounds sustained in a shootout with police. ABC reports he was declared dead late Wednesday morning. His brother, Michael Hodgkinson, told the New York Times that the two were not close and that he knew his brother was not happy with the election results but said he never expected him to commit such a crime.

Author: 0 Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting — Emergency Surgery

Steve Scalise (R-La.) during their annual charity baseball game . Thursday, as a measure of resilience and tribute. Three others were also shot and suspect James T. Doctors said the bullet traveled across his pelvis fracturing bones and injured internal organs, causing the loss of a lot of blood. "He underwent immediate surgery, and an additional procedure to stop bleeding", according to MedStar center.

Author: 0 Pilot injured when blimp goes down near US Open in Wisconsin

He also joined McIlroy (2011 at Congressional) and Tiger Woods (2000 at Pebble Beach) as the only players to shoot 66 or better in the opening round without a bogey. "My caddie made a comment on the ninth hole". The President of Airsign told reporters the pilot rode the blimp to the ground and managed to get to safety before it erupted into a ball of flames.

U.S. Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 _ Team Scalise
Author: 0 Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 _ Team Scalise

He has received multiple units of blood transfusion. The House's No. 3 GOP leader completed his third surgery late Thursday, and a person close to the lawmaker said he remained in critical condition . Lucee Laursen of La Crosse, Wisconsin, interning in the capital for a nonprofit, said, "It's showing that we might have differences in political spheres but we come together for a good cause".

U.S. President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe
Author: 0 President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

First, it makes it virtually impossible for the President and his administration to dismiss this probe as a sideshow or small potatoes or a distraction somehow created by the biased media. A close Trump associate said this week the president was considering firing Mueller , although the White House later denied it. Coats later told lawmakers that he never felt pressured to intervene.

U.S. North Carolina man fell into Yellowstone hot spring, burned
Author: 0 North Carolina man fell into Yellowstone hot spring, burned

Rangers were not present when the incident happened and the investigation is ongoing into what caused Gatete to fall. At this time, we do not know the extent of Mr. "From there, he was flown to a hospital", the statement reads. "Yellowstone's thermal features are unsafe", Dan Wenk, park superintendent, stated in a news release issued Wednesday.

Author: 0 Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Was Campaign Volunteer

Hodgkinson's wife told ABC News that her husband had been living in Alexandria , Virginia , for the past two months. The charges against Belleville , Illinois, resident ranged from battery and causing bodily harm, to fleeing from police, to numerous traffic offenses, including driving under the influence of alcohol.

U.S. Employees return to work at UPS warehouse in San Francisco
Author: 0 Employees return to work at UPS warehouse in San Francisco

UPS employs 350 people at the San Francisco facility, according to the company. As the horrific scene unfolded at the UPS building, several people believed to be UPS employees stood on the rooftop parking area at the building with their hands raised, apparently to indicate they were unarmed and needed assistance.

Author: 0 Death toll of 12 expected to rise in London tower block fire

Former prime minister David Cameron on Wednesday tweeted his "horror" at the "terrible fire in my local neighbourhood". "Tragically, now, we are not expecting to find anyone else alive", said London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton. Outspoken LBC host James O'Brien said of the clip : "I've spent my whole life being a trusting, naive little boy, thinking the people in charge would somehow deep down have our best interests at heart".

Author: 0 What We Know About The Suspect In GOP Baseball Practice Shooting

Hodgkinson allegedly wrote in a 2015 post to his Facebook account, referring to the Louisiana congressman. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., pauses as he speaks Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , on the Senate floor at the Capitol in Washington , about the shooting at the Republican congressional baseball practice.

U.S. Rep. Scalise undergoing a third surgery, fellow Rep
Author: 0 Rep. Scalise undergoing a third surgery, fellow Rep

Ron DeSantis told media on Wednesday. President Donald Trump walks to his motorcade vehicle after visiting MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington , Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , where House Majority Leader Steve Scalise of La.

Author: 0 Tillerson to Testify in House as Russia Sanctions Vote Nears

Tillerson had declared the purported change in PA policy on Tuesday, during a public hearing with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee concerning budget changes at the State Department. Senate eyes easing driverless vehicle restrictions Trump nominates former FCC Dem for another term Despite drama and innuendo, Sessions hearing goes nowhere MORE (D-N.Y.) said on Monday.

Author: 0 Teen Cadets Led Police Chases in Stolen Cruisers — LAPD

He said she was "an innocent bystander in a separate vehicle". "We have some very sophisticated systems, but the cadets, due to their familiarity with these systems, were able to counter them and gain access not only to the vehicles, but to shield the fact that they were unaccounted for for some amount of time", Beck said.

U.S. US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift
Author: 0 US, Central American officials meet as Trump signals shift

They said that a surge of immigration from the three Central American countries that make up the "Northern Triangle" - Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras - could be eased through aid invested directly in those nations to encourage local investment "and create a virtuous cycle that will provide opportunities for their children to thrive at home".

Author: 0 Democrats accuse Trump, Walker of being hypocrites

Governor Walker has developed workforce training - very important, workforce training - programs that open up more opportunities for all students, whether they want to go to a four-year college, a technical college, trade school, or work and learn as a skilled apprentice.

U.S. Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting
Author: 0 Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting

It wasn't until 1950 when the first Senator, Harry Cain (R, WA) participated. The others wounded were a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist. R-Baton Rouge, in a statement. "Over the last several months, verbal attacks, divisiveness, and polarization have reached inappropriate and unhealthy levels in our government", he said.

U.S. American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
Author: 0 American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

Three other Americans remain imprisoned in North Korea. However, nothing should be read into this coincidence, given the timeline of theTrump administration's own prior initiatives leading to the release. Yun then met last week with the North Korean ambassador at the U.N.in NY. "It wasn't a situation where they asked", the official said of the US representatives.

Author: 0 GOP congressman, Capitol police, others wounded in shooting

White House staff members carry flower bouquets as they arrive at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington , Wednesday, June 14, 2017 . "Congressman Steve Scalise sustained a single rifle shot to the left hip". Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times . Democrat Nanette Barragan said it will be "bittersweet" when she takes the field for her first congressional baseball game Thursday.