In a credibility contest with Trump, James Comey is the obvious victor

At the White house , in keeping with Trump's silence, his aides played down the day's events. "It's bad sound bites, it's bad visuals, and it's damaging for Trump's brand". And at the same time, they've gotten in touch with White House counsel Don McGahn too, requesting confirmation of whether any recordings of the president's meetings with Comey exist, and if so, demanding they be turned over to the House Intelligence Committee by June 23/ As of this writing, that's just two weeks away, ...

Trump blasts ex-FBI director James Comey on Twitter as 'cowardly'

Trump then followed up Friday morning, accusing Comey of making "false statements" and telling "lies", perhaps a reference to the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's testimony about the loyalty pledge and pressure to drop the Flynn probe.

WV contestants pass preliminary rounds but don't advance at spelling bee

WV contestants pass preliminary rounds but don't advance at spelling bee

Spellers who advanced to the final rounds were selected based on a combination of their score in the oral rounds, and on a written spelling and vocabulary test given to all students on Tuesday. Ostermann correctly spelled the word "interrelate" to represent Imperial County of Education at the annual event. Iyer, 14, and 14 other finalists will be on stage in the ESPN national telecast, starting at 7:30 p.m.

Partial list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

The homegrown play , " Oslo ", was inspired by the back-channel talks led to the agreement over two decades ago. Spacey remarked, prompting Goldberg to respond, "Well, Kevin, it depends on who you ask!" And if they had to bring him on stage in his Frank Underwood incarnation from House Of Cards , why bring his co-star Robin Wright , who's now appearing in Wonder Woman , the hottest movie there is, and have her stand there wordlessly? (In a new touch, all four playwrights personally ...

The stars come out at the Tony Awards

The musical earned nominations for seven Tony Awards: Best Musical , Best Book of a Musical , Best Original Score , Best Lighting Design, Best Direction of a Musical and Best Choreography . Actors Cynthia Nixon, Kevin Kline and Laurie Metcalf all won Tonys for performances in plays. " Indecent " director Rebecca Taichman won for play directing, and veteran actor James Earl Jones was presented with a lifetime achievement award.

Microsoft introduces the Xbox One X video game console

Microsoft announced that the Xbox One's backwards compatibility will stretch to the original Xbox, expanding its library to a generation of games that include Jade Empire , Burnout 3: Takedown and more. However, the One X isn't made for your average consumer. If you play Minecraft on your PC while your sibling plays it on Xbox or mobile devices, all of you will be able to play it together in a common online space.