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Trump threatens to cancel press briefings; Spicer back at podium

Mark R. Warner of Virginia, the top Democrat on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, said his panel or another congressional committee "absolutely" would subpoena Trump for such recordings. But Spicer and his team have kept up regular briefings. "That exercise, conducted in full view of our republic's citizens, is clearly in line with the spirit of the First Amendment", Mason said.


Cop shot in upstate NY, suspect barricaded in home

Cop shot in upstate NY, suspect barricaded in home

He was struck while interviewing a suspect and was conscious and alert while being transported to the hospital. Joseph Tripodo says the chief's injury isn't life-threatening. Neuhaus said Amthor was shot in the shoulder and taken to St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital in Newburgh where he is expected to make a full recovery. The Alternative Learning Center in Maybrook , which is near the home, has been placed on lockdown, reports ABC .


Russian Federation probe played into Comey firing

Russian Federation probe played into Comey firing

The president lashed out on Twitter Friday morning local time . In fact, Trump wants investigators to get to the bottom of Russian involvement in the election, Spicer said, including debunking the "false narrative" that the Trump campaign was somehow involved.



Trump says he has 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation

The Post cited current and former U.S. officials who said Trump had shared classified details with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador to the U.S. But officials refused to answer specific questions, including what precisely the report had gotten wrong, ensuring it would dominate a week that White House officials hoped would be quiet in advance of the president's first foreign trip.


This Texas Bill Could Keep Trans Kids Out of Sports

This Texas Bill Could Keep Trans Kids Out of Sports

Top firms and lobbyists have opposed it. "If anyone can't tell that there's a difference - not only on this issue but on many other issues - between the Texas House and the Texas Senate, they're just choosing not to pay attention". Because UIL rules require student-athletes to compete as the gender listed on their birth certificate, Beggs was forbidden from competing against boys.