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DOJ set to release Comey memos to Congress in next 24 hours

DOJ set to release Comey memos to Congress in next 24 hours

They detail the president's alleged demands for loyalty from the former director and his requests for Comey to shut down its investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Comey'...

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7th Circuit Court of Appeals: Funds can not be withheld from sanctuary cities

7th Circuit Court of Appeals: Funds can not be withheld from sanctuary cities

The appeals court agreed the injunction should apply nationally while the lawsuit proceeds in federal court. It comes as President Donald Trump has been targeting his fury on Twitter at sanctuary ci...

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Key Opposition meet today to discuss motion to remove CJI Dipak Misra

Key Opposition meet today to discuss motion to remove CJI Dipak Misra

The Trinamool Congress, a key opposition party, has however not signed the motion, said a party leader who asked not to be identified. According to sources, the proposal seeking impeachment motion a...

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Gopher tortoise found painted red in Central FL

Gopher tortoise found painted red in Central FL

Kim said people painting tortoises and turtles is actually a common problem she and other wildlife experts see. "We don't want the chemicals to continue to sink in", she said. She said she believes ...

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NBC5 Forecast: Sunny and Pleasant, but Rain by the Weekend

NBC5 Forecast: Sunny and Pleasant, but Rain by the Weekend

Clouds start rolling in Friday with showers developing in western Kansas by Friday afternoon. Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Thursday: Gradual clearing, with a high near 73. Wi...

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White House releases new USA arms sales policy

White House releases new USA arms sales policy

Sixty-eight-year-old Navarro is known for making the administration take tough actions on trade vis-à-vis China, the report said . "Within 60 days we are called upon to create a work plan" for spee...

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Terrorist attack foiled as Israel prepares for Independence Day celebrations

Terrorist attack foiled as Israel prepares for Independence Day celebrations

High ranking members of the Defense Ministry believe that the explosive was supposed to be detonated during an attack that was to be carried out during Independence Day celebrations somewhere in centr...

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Justice Dept. agrees to send Comey memos to Congress

Justice Dept. agrees to send Comey memos to Congress

A source familiar told CNN that Trump did not read the memos but was briefed on their contents prior to the Justice Department's release to lawmakers. The 15 pages of documents contain new details...

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Search for chemical weapons of Syria site to start

Search for chemical weapons of Syria site to start

OPCW is tasked with examining the alleged chemical weapons attacks . "The team has not yet been deployed to Douma", the head of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), Ah...

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Child witness says Syria carried out Douma chemical attack: Russian Federation

Child witness says Syria carried out Douma chemical attack: Russian Federation

The U.N. security team entered Douma to assess the situation ahead of the planned visit by inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) global watchdog, said the sou...

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Deportation Provision

Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Deportation Provision

Dimaya pleaded no contest in 2007 and 2009 to two charges of residential burglary. An immigration judge-whose discretionary power is limited-and subsequently, the Board of Immigration Appeals turned...

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ISIL given '48 hours' to evacuate area south of Damascus

ISIL given '48 hours' to evacuate area south of Damascus

If the militants don't leave within the two-day time-frame, the army said it will forcefully begin evacuating the area. The Syrian government is working to secure the surroundings of the capital ...

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DOJ to make Comey memos available to Congress after subpoena threat

DOJ to make Comey memos available to Congress after subpoena threat

In the wake of the firing and Trump's tweet alleging there were "tapes" of their conversations, Comey said he had a friend disclose details of his interactions with Trump in order to prompt a special ...

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Iraqi Air Force Conducts Strike Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria

Iraqi Air Force Conducts Strike Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi confirmed that he gave the orders on Thursday and tweeted a brief statement saying, "Our heroic air force carried out on Thursday in Syria near [the] Iraqi border dead...

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Rod Rosenstein reassured Donald Trump he's not part of Robert Mueller's probe

Rod Rosenstein reassured Donald Trump he's not part of Robert Mueller's probe

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is facing criticism for a freakish email she sent for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee on Friday that said special counsel Robert Mueller ...

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New Russia Sanctions To Come Soon As They 'Deserve It'

New Russia Sanctions To Come Soon As They 'Deserve It'

Which brings us to Ms Haley's comments. US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said her relationship with President Donald Trump was "perfect" amid friction between Haley and the W...

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Thursday, offer bomber set to die awaits US Supreme Court decision

Thursday, offer bomber set to die awaits US Supreme Court decision

It has been almost 30 years since Robinson's death. US 11 Circuit of Appeals Judge Robert Vance Sr. had been in his residence in Mountain Brook, Ala., nine days before Christmas, after he started a ...

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Louis Judge: Charge Against Gov. Eric Greitens Stands

Louis Judge: Charge Against Gov. Eric Greitens Stands

After meeting with legal teams from both sides for around 30 minutes - a Missouri judge decided the invasion of privacy case against him can move forward. After thoughtful consideration of the finding...

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Magnitude 3.6 natural disaster in Canada felt in parts of MI

Magnitude 3.6 natural disaster in Canada felt in parts of MI

An natural disaster has rattled southeast MI and parts of Canada. A 3.6 magnitude quake occurred at approx. Earthquakes are rare in the midwest region, but they do happen every now and then.

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False alarm causes Syrian defense missiles to fire

False alarm causes Syrian defense missiles to fire

Russian Federation last week again vetoed a US -drafted resolution for the goal of establishing an investigative mechanism for chemical weapons use in Syria . Russian Federation and its ally deny t...

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Kinder Morgan CEO says Trans Mountain may be untenable; Notley, Kenney clash

Kinder Morgan CEO says Trans Mountain may be untenable; Notley, Kenney clash

Trudeau said he is also willing to discuss with Horgan additional environmental protections that could give B.C. confidence over its shorelines and marine environments, but accused Horgan of refusing ...

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Iran Warns Of

Iran Warns Of "Unpleasant" Response If US Drops Nuclear Deal

Iran warned the United States yesterday of "unpleasant" consequences if Washington pulls out of a multinational nuclear deal, Iranian state TV reported. The European leaders are trying to preserve the...

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Officials of BC wineries disappointed with supreme court trade ruling

Officials of BC wineries disappointed with supreme court trade ruling

The court's decision effectively preserves the current trade rules within Canada, saying provinces have the power to enact laws that restrict commerce if there is another overriding goal. An New Bruns...

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Syria retains limited capability for chemical attack in future: Pentagon

Syria retains limited capability for chemical attack in future: Pentagon

Assailants opened fire at a United Nations security team visiting the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria , an official said Wednesday , forcing it to retreat to its base and ...

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Trump pledges to make the summit 'a worldwide success'

Trump pledges to make the summit 'a worldwide success'

ET. Trump pat himself on the back over North Korea and said his administration had achieved what his predecessors could not. US President Donald Trump says that five locations are under consid...

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Ste'Vante Clark, Brother Of Stephon Clark, Arrested On Threat Charges

Ste'Vante Clark, Brother Of Stephon Clark, Arrested On Threat Charges

He was booked into the Sacramento County Jail for criminal threats to another person, felony assault, felony vandalism, and abusing the 911 emergency line. Stevante reportedly received in-patient m...

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Lance Armstrong Settles Fraud Allegations Over US Postal Sponsorship for $5 Million

Lance Armstrong Settles Fraud Allegations Over US Postal Sponsorship for $5 Million

Following his confession, the USA government joined the whistleblower suit, with attorneys on both sides going back and forth over the minutiae of the case for more than five years. Under the settleme...

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Chemical inspectors enter Syria's Douma amid concerns for probe

Chemical inspectors enter Syria's Douma amid concerns for probe

A fact-finding mission from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons is due to visit the site of the suspected gas attack. The last rebels abandoned the town on Saturday, hours after...

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United States struck Syria without certainty on nerve agent

United States struck Syria without certainty on nerve agent

Haley said the joint military strike "put a heavy blow into their chemical weapons program, setting them back years" and reiterated that if Assad uses poison gas again, "the United States is locked ...

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Trump's New Lawyer in Russia Probe Is a Familiar Face

Trump's New Lawyer in Russia Probe Is a Familiar Face

Giuliani was a high-profile supporter of Trump, a fellow New Yorker, during his 2016 presidential campaign. Giuliani told CNN his focus will be on interfacing with special counsel Robert Mueller in...

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Inspectors reportedly reach alleged Syria chemical attack site

Inspectors reportedly reach alleged Syria chemical attack site

There was a briefing by United Nations humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock, who said people in both places need humanitarian help. Both Russia and its ally, President Bashar al-Assad 's governmen...

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First the chlorine, then chaos and death in Syria attack

First the chlorine, then chaos and death in Syria attack

There was no comment from the OPCW or the U.N.'s security department. Ahmet Uzumcu, the head of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, told ambassadors in The Hague that it was un...

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Two FL Deputy Sheriffs shot and killed in apparent ambush at restaurant

Two FL Deputy Sheriffs shot and killed in apparent ambush at restaurant

The cops were eating at a Chinese restaurant in the city of Trenton, about 35 miles west of Gainesville, when the shooter walked up and started blasting through a window, officials said in a statemen...

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OPCW says experts will only deploy to Douma if given 'unhindered access'

OPCW says experts will only deploy to Douma if given 'unhindered access'

He added the sites the team wants to visit were under the control of the Russian military police. Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said Tuesday that airstrikes on Syrian chemical sites on A...

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King Mswati III of Swaziland renames country

King Mswati III of Swaziland renames country "the Kingdom of eSwatini"

The kingdom has been known as Swaziland while under British colonial rule and continued with the name after independence. The name translates to "land of the Swazis", and the king has reportedly bee...

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Senate Confirms Jim Bridenstine, Trump's NASA Nominee, on Party-Line Vote

Senate Confirms Jim Bridenstine, Trump's NASA Nominee, on Party-Line Vote

Bridenstine, in a June 2013 House speech, criticized the Obama administration for spending too much money on climate change and said the former president should apologize. Jim now takes the reins of t...

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Military Officers Punished After One Re-Enlists Using Dinosaur Puppet

Military Officers Punished After One Re-Enlists Using Dinosaur Puppet

The Oath of Enlistment is conducted across all service branches, but the Air Force has specific rules and instructions for conducting the oath with proper customs and military bearing. He said he di...

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North, South Korea Preparing to Announce a Permanent End to Their War

North, South Korea Preparing to Announce a Permanent End to Their War

We won't have it. "If I think that if it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful we're not going to go". The executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons said m...

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Alabama-Notre Dame home-and-home set for 2028-29

Alabama-Notre Dame home-and-home set for 2028-29

Two of the winningest programs in college football history will square off starting in the 2028 season. Alabama fans will have the opportunity to take a college football road trip of a lifetime wh...

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Mom who left twin 11-month-old daughters in suitcase facing charges

Mom who left twin 11-month-old daughters in suitcase facing charges

WNEM-TV in Flint reports police were called to the home on Pierson Road by Child Protective Services. Police continue to investigate, and the woman remains in custody. The girls were taken to Hurle...

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