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Key moments of Trump-Comey clash and what's come after

The memo, first reported by the New York Times , was part of a paper trail Comey used to document "the president's improper efforts to influence an ongoing investigation", Times reporter Michael Schmidt wrote. Chaffetz says he will use the authority of a congressional subpoena if necessary. Trump, in a series of public comments and interviews, has suggested that Flynn was being mistreated and has heralded him as a good man.


New Orleans: Removal of 3rd Confederate-era monument begins

New Orleans: Removal of 3rd Confederate-era monument begins

Civil District Court Judge Kern Reese ruled last week that Marksbury's claims had been settled in a previous federal suit over four Confederate monuments, which prevented their removal for a year, and denied his request to block the city from taking down the Beauregard statue while the case played out.



Just the facts: Trump disclosure a breach of trust, if not law

White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster said Trump's actions were "wholly appropriate". He called her "grossly incompetent" and said her decision to transmit classified information on her personal email and private internet server disqualified her for the presidency.


Could James Comey Now Sue White House for Defamation?

Could James Comey Now Sue White House for Defamation?

The FBI has never had a female director, according to the AP. "The challenge they have is that the president sometimes moves so rapidly that they don't get a team around that gets it organised", said Newt Gingrich, the former US House speaker and Trump ally.


Tornadoes strike from Texas to Wisconsin

Tornadoes strike from Texas to Wisconsin

The lone death was reported at the Prairie Lake Estates mobile home park off Highway 53, south of Highway 8. More than two dozen tornado sightings were reported to the National Weather Service Tuesday night across the five states of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska and Wisconsin.


Opposition to Statehouse Renovation Project Continues to Build

Opposition to Statehouse Renovation Project Continues to Build

Lesniak and Sen. Doherty , as well as GOP gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli joined me on air yesterday, we have a full compliment of additional pols. Christie's administration didn't respond to requests for comment. And while the Legislature previously authorized the more modest, $38 million worth of repairs identified by the state Building Authority, the suit argues that the decision to shift the project to the little-known Joint Management Commission was made by the Christie ...