U.S. President Donald Trump took aim Thursday at the report special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating the president for obstruction of justice . Mueller's investigation appeared to be reaching a broadening circle of current and former officials. Mueller was named by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein eight days after Comey's dismissal to lead the Russian Federation investigation as a special counsel , a position created to conduct investigations when a normal Justice ...
But he stopped short of providing specifics of Scalise's internal injuries. In his first public comments since the shooting, Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a "good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity.
The Queen's Speech that had been planned for Monday has been delayed until Wednesday, according to Andrea Leadsom , leader for the U.K.'s House of Commons . Foster had previously said an alliance between the DUP and Conservative Party would help defend Northern Ireland's position as the United Kingdom prepares to begin Brexit negotiations, which are due to kick off next week.
Just prior to his leaving, Sue's daughter and 2-year-old grandchild had moved back home. The gunman's brother told The New York Times that the man was upset about Trump's election and recently went to Washington to protest, but Michael Hodgkinson said he didn't know why the man stayed in the area.
Mueller is now reportedly looking into the possibility that Trump obstructed justice by pressuring FBI Director James Comey to drop the Russian Federation investigation. "Nice. You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Before that, Trump seemed to question why Clinton wasn't being investigated for ties to Russia-despite the fact that US intelligence agencies concluded that the country interfered in the ...
While dangling over the Falls under overcast skies, a smiling Erendira performed a series of moves to music that only she could hear through headphones. In 1978, family member Karl Wallenda died in a high-wire accident while attempting to walk between two towers of the Condado Plaza Hotel located in San Juan, Puerto Rico, according to the Associated Press.
In early May, on the day Comey was sacked, Rosenstein wrote a scathing memo about the way Comey conducted himself during the Hillary Clinton email investigation . Still, the snowballing investigation has deeply angered Trump, who denies he has any nefarious ties to Russian Federation. "He's highly respected, very good guy, very smart guy", Mr.
Following Roy III's death , Carter set up a fundraiser for mental health awareness in her late boyfriend's name and also wrote about suicide prevention on her Facebook timeline, according to the Sun Chronicle . Roy's relatives, who sat near Carter in the front row of Moniz's courtroom, wept as the judge ticked through the steps Roy took to end his life, as well as Carter's complicity.
A special counsel, led by former FBI director Robert Mueller, is also looking into allegations that Trump attempted to obstruct the investigation, The Washington Post reported this week. Cohen is not the only Trump associate who has hired counsel. Cohen has worked for Trump since the mid-2000s and was active in the campaign. In January, Cohen was involved in a separate incident that could potentially have drawn the attention of investigators.
If Trump were to make such a move, he would have to order Rosenstein to fire Mueller. Trump supporters also pointed to political donations made by Mueller's special counsel staff to Democrats as one rationale for firing him. In an interview with ABC News on Sunday, Trump attorney Jay Sekulow said he didn't want to speculate on whether or not the president would fire Mueller.
One day on, details are slowly emerging - here's everything we know so far. Cundy said police had started a criminal investigation but there was nothing to suggest "that the fire had been started deliberately". "The tragedy at Grenfell Tower has left a number of local people in need of urgent assistance", a spokesman for the three royals at Kensington Palace said.
Major's main warning , however, in an interview that was unforgiving in its assessment of May's planned deal with the DUP, was on implications for the Northern Ireland peace process. "An agreement to restore devolved power-sharing government in Stormont must be reached by the 29 June deadline", he said. A source close to the party said on Saturday that the deal between the DUP and May's Conservative Party was likely to steer clear of social issues such as abortion and gay rights and focus ...
Patrick Meehan of Pennsylvania. But, he had a friendly baseball jab for the Democratic squad after a lopsided contest: "We won't be as nice next year!" A sign in the crowd spelled out: "ONE FAMILY". The score wouldn't move again, and after seven innings, the Democrats emerged victorious. There were reports of death threats being called in to congressional Democrats and Republicans alike.
May does not necessarily need a firm deal from the DUP before opening parliament and might hope that she would receive the necessary backing anyway. Mr Davis is expected to meet Mr Barnier at the Commission's headquarters in Belgian capital Brussels on Monday but it is not known how long the initial round of talks will last.
The requests to unmask the names of Trump associates underwent the same stringent evaluations that U.S. privacy laws and intelligence regulations require for all such applications, and they produced nothing out of the ordinary, said the four officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity.
Trump ally Chris Ruddy has caused quite a stir over the past 24 hours. " I personally think it would be a very significant mistake ". Before the rumor of a Russian Federation investigation shakeup took on a life of its own, other prominent Republicans had been questioning Mueller's mandate and his fitness to carry it out.
After securing his second career Kentucky Derby with Always Dreaming and losing the Preakness two weeks later, the super-trainer had two entries in the $1.5 million Belmont Stakes . Lookin at Lee, the only horse to compete in all three Triple Crown races, finished seventh at the Belmont. The connections of Always Dreaming and Preakness victor Cloud Computing elected not to run.
The decision to not join the G7 commitment to climate change comes almost two weeks after President Trump said he would pull the United States out of the Paris climate deal. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry delivers farewell remarks to State Department employees at the State Department in Washington. Grass covers the round table where environment ministers sit at the opening of a two-day G7 summit on the environment, in Bologna, Italy, Sunday, June 11, 2017.
As a 100-1 shot in just her eighth Grand Slam event, it's hard to remember a more unlikely champion than Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko . "I still can not believe I won Roland Garros, as a child I was watching players playing here and now to be here and win this title I feel awesome".
The district was on the boil after five people were killed in police firing during protests on Tuesday by farmers who are seeking loan waiver and higher prices for the farm produce among other things. Another BJP leader and member of parliament Meenakshi Lekhi said that the BJP always stood by the farmers while the opposition has never done anything apart from cribbing about the situation.
The GOP leader was "as critical as you can be" when he arrived at the hospital, Sava said . Scalise, the Majority Whip, was shot in the left hip at a baseball field in Alexandria, Va., as he practiced for the annual congressional baseball game.
President Donald Trump arrives at the White House in Washington , Friday, June 16, 2017 , after speaking about Cuba policy in Miami. When he became president, Trump turned over the reins of his business empire to his two sons and a senior executive and placed his assets in a trust controlled by the executive and Donald Trump Jr .
Mrs Foster, who travelled to Westminster for talks with the Tories on Tuesday, said she hoped a deal could be reached sooner rather than later. The ceremonial event features the Queen's Speech, where the monarch sets out the British government's legislative programme for the coming year.
Hours after Rodman arrived in the capital, North Korea released 22-year-old USA student Otto Warmbier from a 15-year sentence of hard labour. Otto Warmbier (WORM'-bir), who had been serving a 15-year prison term, was freed and evacuated from North Korea on Tuesday, as Rodman arrived in the reclusive country.
All six USA servicemembers who have been killed in action this year were supporting anti-ISIS operations in the restive Nangarhar province. This article has been updated . But the number of troops in those countries is actually higher because additional forces on temporary assignments lasting fewer than 180 days are not counted as part of the official FML.
The leader of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) says talks with the UK Prime Minister Theresa May to support a new government are going well. With Brexit talks set to start in Brussels on Monday, former prime minister Mr Cameron said Mrs May would have to change her approach as a result of the election.
Jack Sava , the director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , said Friday . He told Inside Edition he is only anxious about Republican Congressman Steve Scalise , who was shot in the hip and left with critical injuries. The congressman's risk of death was now substantially lower, because doctors have controlled the bleeding, and his vital signs have stabilised. Prior to the update on Scalise's medical condition, an aide read a statement from Scalise's wife, ...
He declined to say whether he thought Trump sought to obstruct justice, saying that would be up to Mueller to sort out. President Donald Trump is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice , United States media reports say.
USA cruise operators and airlines could lose around $712 million in annual revenues if the Trump administration fully reinstates restrictions on travel, Washington lobby group Engage Cuba said in a recent report. Refusing to negotiate domestic reforms in exchange for US concessions is perhaps the most fundamental plank of Cuba's policy toward the U.S. Foerster was killed during a gunfight after a traffic stop on the New Jersey Turnpike in 1973.
Trump's tweet Friday morning came after a series of angry tweets Wednesday in which he also complained about a "witch hunt" and criticized the investigation into ties between his campaign and Russia as "a phony collusion with the Russians story".
But May's predecessor, David Cameron, said there would be pressure after last week's surprise for a "softer" Brexit that gave greater priority to a close trading deal with the EU. "It's going to be hard, there's no doubt about that, but perhaps an opportunity to consult more widely with the other parties on how best we can achieve it", he said.
Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said in a statement Wednesday. "That's an issue we have been looking at", he told reporters. Bailey and Griner were protecting House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , now the third-highest Republican in the House.
For Brussels , a concern with starting talks on such models would be that Brexit supporters might end up blocking them, raising the risk of time running out to get any deal: "Would you". The department for exiting the European Union says it has been "crystal clear" about its approach to the Brexit negotiations. She has since said the timetable will remain unchanged but there is growing pressure on her to moderate the government's approach and favour maintaining close ties with the European ...
Qatar, which imported 80 per cent of its food from bigger Gulf Arab neighbours before the diplomatic shutdown, has also been talking to Iran and Turkey to secure food and water. "We are stopping the funding of terrorism", he said during a photo call with cabinet officials. Russia's President Vladimir Putin has warned in a phone conversation with the king of Saudi Arabia that the blockade against Qatar by its neighbours would make it harder to reach a peaceful end to the war in Syria.
Eight others have been arrested in the Alborz Province in connection with the attacks, according to reports by state news agencies. Thousands of people gathered on the streets of Tehran as Iran held funeral ceremonies for the victims of twin attacks that killed 17 people earlier this week.
Otto Warmbier , sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for "anti-state" crimes that amounted to trying to steal a poster from a hotel, learned this lesson the hard way. "U.S. citizens in the DPRK are at serious risk of arrest and long-term detention under North Korea's system of law enforcement", the State Department travel warning reads , "This system imposes unduly harsh sentences for actions that would not be considered crimes in the United States and threatens US citizen detainees with ...
Varadkar qualified as a doctor from the prestigious Trinity College, Dublin , and was first elected as a councillor at the age of 24 and took a seat in the Dail in 2007. She said their constituency was the "most diverse part of Ireland " with a huge population from all over the world. Mr Varadkar secured the backing of a majority of the party's elected representatives earlier this month.
The investigation team will be drawn together from detectives from across the Metropolitan Police, led by Detective Chief Inspector Matt Bonner of the Homicide and Major Crime Command, and will establish if a crime was committed before confirming what caused the tragedy .
The Royals' donations came amid criticism towards Theresa May - who has since launched an official public inquiry into the incident - after she failed to meet with survivors of the tragedy . "You have to be prepared to receive people's emotions, and not be so frightened about people", former Conservative cabinet minister Michael Portillo told the BBC .
The UK Government wants the talks to take place in parallel during the Brexit process but both sides have made finding a solution to the issue of citizens' rights a priority. Sinn Fein, the SDLP and Alliance have all made clear Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore powersharing at Stormont due to their perception he has a conflict of interest.
They're there to "enhance contact with the Cuban people, support civil society in Cuba, or promote the Cuban people's independence from Cuban authorities", according to a document released Friday by the Office of Foreign Assets Control. Supporters expressed appreciation for Trump's emphasis on human rights in Cuba, despite his lack of interest in the human rights situation in other countries, such as Saudi Arabia.
The DHS statement , issued Thursday night, erases an Obama-era policy that would have protected the undocumented parents of USA citizens or legal residents. A quick lesson on Or Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA). The program applies to immigrants who have been in the US since 2007, were under age 16 when they arrived and were under 31 as of 2012.
Prosecutors in St. Paul, Minnesota, said recordings from the vehicle - both from Reynolds' phone and from a dashboard camera - showed that Castile was courteous and nonthreatening, and they told the court there was no justification for Yanez's action.
Rory Best has dedicated his OBE to the people at his local rugby club he believes have helped him carve out a distinguished global career. "I'm just so surprised and humbled; it's such a massive honour", he told Press Association Sport. The author, who is also marking two decades since the publication of the first book in her best-selling Harry Potter series, is honoured for services to literature and philanthropy.
The president expressed annoyance about news reports that the probe is now believed to include an examination of whether he obstructed justice by firing FBI Director James Comey , who had earlier led the Russian Federation investigation.
But fury has grown in the local community at what people say is the slow response from authorities to the fire and a failure to inform families and friends about the fate of loved ones. She returned to the site today, this time meeting victims and residents, but was met with cries of "coward" and "shame on you" as she left under heavy police escort.
Meanwhile, the police have said that some of the dead, from the devastating blaze may never be identified, as officers warned that the painful process of retrieving the victims could take months. Khan told the prime minister Friday that residents were increasingly angry, distraught and frustrated because the government and local authorities had not done enough to help them or to answer questions about dead or missing loved ones.
Yanez faced charges of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of reckless discharge of a firearm in the July 2016 death of Castile during a traffic stop. He was seatbelted and doing as he was told, when he was shot by Officer Yanez who fired 7 shots into the vehicle where my 4-year-old daughter and I also Saturday.
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Mueller last month, testified Tuesday he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire Mueller . Trump has furiously railed against leaks coming out of his administration and the intelligence community since he took office. Comey was later sacked, with Trump acknowledging that the Russian investigation was on his mind when he chose to dismiss him.
President Trump unveiled plans Friday to re-institute travel and business restrictions with Cuba , reversing yet another Obama administration policy. "Today, a new president lands in Miami to reach out his hand to the people of Cuba". However, Trump is also expected to maintain diplomatic relations and to continue allowing United States airlines and cruise ships to run services to the island.