Author: 0 Trump tweets again, in defense of his tweeting

Last month, Rosenstein wrote a memo to the president raising concerns over Comey's performance. Earlier, US media reported that Donald Trump was being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice .

People Margaret Court reaffirms opposition to gay marriage
Author: 0 Margaret Court reaffirms opposition to gay marriage

Said McEnroe, " As for renaming the court that bears her name in Melbourne Park, the jury is still out ". McEnroe, who spent 170 weeks at number one, was always happy to speak his mind as a player, and he still suffers no fools. OK, majority were before the Open era, but who's counting? "34 to be exact". I actually spoke to Billie Jean King recently, a couple days ago. "She did lose against Bobby Riggs in the first battle of the sexes ", McEnroe said.

People Senate approves Crapo amendment tightening Russian Federation sanctions
Author: 0 Senate approves Crapo amendment tightening Russian Federation sanctions

The Senate approved the bill 98-2, with Republican Rand Paul of Kentucky and Independent Bernie Sanders of Vermont voting against the measure. "It provides for actors undermining cyber security being subject to sanctions. "The Foreign Affairs Committee is reviewing the details in this latest sanctions package being voted on in the Senate, and after that we will determine a path ahead in the House".

People At least 26 hurt after China Eastern Airlines flight hits turbulence
Author: 0 At least 26 hurt after China Eastern Airlines flight hits turbulence

Passengers are being treated for fractures, scalp lacerations and soft tissue injuries caused by falling baggage or collisions with overhead lockers, it cited local hospitals as saying. The plane, an Airbus A330-200 twinjet, landed without incident and there were no injuries, according to Kathy Zhang, general manager for the Oceania region at the airlines.

Author: 0 Trump blasts special counsel probe as "Witch Hunt"

He also said he asked Comey multiple times whether he, himself , was included in the investigation into his campaign's ties to Russian Federation before his 2016 presidential victory. Trump's friend Newt Gingrich - who is out with a new book titled "Understanding Trump" - is among those raising questions about the "anti-Trump" focus of Mueller's investigation.

Author: 0 USS Fitzgerald: Sailors killed in collision off Japan's coast named

The US Navy identified them as Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19, from Palmyra, Virginia; Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25, from San Diego, California; Ngoc T Truong Huynh, 25, from Oakville, Connecticut; Noe Hernandez, 26, from Weslaco, Texas; Carlosvictor Ganzon Sibayan, 23, from Chula Vista, California; Xavier Alec Martin, 24, from Halethorpe, Maryland; and Gary Leo Rehm Jr., 37, from Elyria, Ohio.

Author: 0 On climate, 'the USA is now left to a footnote'

Pruitt attended only the first couple of hours of the environment meeting Sunday and held a few brief bilateral meetings, including with the EU's Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete, before flying home for a cabinet meeting at the White House .

Author: 0 Unorthodox Fakhar Zaman upset Team India bowlers' rhythm, says Virat Kohli

To avoid unnecessary and unwelcomed tensions, security personnel were deployed outside cricketer M. S. Dhoni's residence soon after the match. Mohammad Hafeez whacked 57 not out off 37 balls, Babar Azam 46, and Imad Wasim 25 not out, as the last 10 overs netted 91 runs, giving Pakistan's bowlers - its strength - an impressive total to defend.

People New York's Public Theater will not apologize for Trump-inspired
Author: 0 New York's Public Theater will not apologize for Trump-inspired "Julius Caesar"

On Monday night the show opened with a curtain speech by Public Theater artistic director (and the director of " Julius Caesar ") Oskar Eustis , that also stood by the production. On Monday, the National Endowment for the Arts, which has had its federal funding threatened under Mr. Trump's administration, said in a statement that none of its funds have gone toward the Public's production .

Author: 0 Trump says no proof on 'collusion' with Russians

It wasn't immediately clear to whom Trump was referring to in his comment "the man who told me to fire" Comey . So, now, Trump tweets it is a witch hunt that Rosenstein is investigating him for firing Comey . David Gergen, a political analyst for CNN , said that Trump's legal team must be "going a little nuts" at this point. " Regulations way down, jobs and enthusiasm way up!", Trump tweeted.

People Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning
Author: 0 Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

When Rep. Roger Williams returned to the Capitol on Wednesday, visibly shaken and on crutches following the shooting at the Republicans' congressional baseball practice that morning, the first thing he addressed was the response of Capitol Police officers on site.

People Uber CEO to Take Leave as Board Adopts Sweeping Reforms
Author: 0 Uber CEO to Take Leave as Board Adopts Sweeping Reforms

Kalanick's leave also coincided with the company board's review of the report submitted by the Eric Holder-led teams which aims at changing Uber's workplace culture and recommends decentralising power. Analysts are speculating that, after the loss of such a major ally, Kalanick may also take a leave of absence . Executive compensation should be tied to senior leaders' ability to uphold values such as ethical business practices, diversity and inclusion.

People Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy, says Wife
Author: 0 Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy, says Wife

Hodgkinson is accused of attacking congressional GOP leaders at a baseball practice outside of Washington D.C., including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . "I am sickened by this despicable act ", he said. It's telling that the shooter may have intentionally sought out Republican congressmen. One was Joe Theismann's Restaurant, where staffers said one waitress recalled seeing Hodgkinson.

People Never aimed to occupy any throne, always been grounded: Kumar Vishwas
Author: 0 Never aimed to occupy any throne, always been grounded: Kumar Vishwas

Some leaders in the AAP's Gujarat unit are also apprehensive of unhappiness among several members and leaders who could be leaving the party in the event of the central leadership's decision not to fight the elections in the state, as they could either join another political outfit or many could also contest as independent candidates from the state, causing further damage to the party in Gujarat.

Author: 0 Potus admits he's under probe over Russian Federation ties

Yep, good ol' Tricky Dick spouted those words while dealing with Watergate, which eventually brought his presidency down as he resigned rather than face impeachment. Friday's tweets are the latest in a week of angry social media responses by the President over a report by The Washington Post that Mr Mueller was looking into whether Mr Trump obstructed justice.

Author: 0 Trump Lawyer Sends Mixed Messages About Russia Probe, Mueller, Tweets

A day later, Mr. Trump said in a tweet , "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" And I said yesterday, you get two more leaks like this, Rosenstein is going to have to appoint a special counsel to investigate the special counsel.

Author: 0 Cosby prosecutor undeterred by mistrial, vows to try again

Legal experts had always warned that the "he said, she said" nature of the case was going to be hard to prove in court, not least because it happened so long ago and lacked physical evidence. She did not comment publicly. "She's a very spiritual woman , she believes things happen for a objective, and I think the goal should encourage other women to come forward and have their day in court".

People Bodies of missing U.S. sailors found
Author: 0 Bodies of missing U.S. sailors found

Navy sailor said her son kept diving to try to save his shipmates after a collision at sea until their flooded sleeping berth began running out of air pockets, while other survivors — believing their ship was under attack — hurried to man the guns.

People 11 killed, 20 injured in Afghan Taliban attack
Author: 0 11 killed, 20 injured in Afghan Taliban attack

Two attackers were immediately killed by the Afghan forces while one attacker is absconding. Taliban took responsibility of the incident and said that Afghan soldier who killed USA soldiers belonged to Taliban group. The group often reports an exaggerated number of casualties in attacks against government targets and security forces. Since launching their spring offensive in April, the Taliban have been attacking Afghan army and police bases, killing several dozen men in recent weeks.

People US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting
Author: 0 US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

The House of Representatives' No. 3 Republican leader was in grave condition when he was first shot. The president made his comments as he spoke in Miami to announce a new policy on Cuba. The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding. Several other people were also injured in Wednesday's shooting before Scalise's security detail and other police officers gunned down the assailant, who later died.

Author: 0 President Trump Is Being Investigated for Obstruction of Justice

Donald Trump calls the Washington Post report that he was under investigation the single greatest witch hunt is United States history. The latest media reports say the obstruction of justice investigation began just days after Mr Trump fired Mr Comey on 9 May.