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United States condemns Erdogan bodyguard attack on Kurdish protesters

United States condemns Erdogan bodyguard attack on Kurdish protesters

The US State Department expressed concern to Turkey in the "strongest possible terms" on Wednesday. The background of the two men arrested wasn't immediately clear. The embassy said Erdogan was in the ambassador's residence after meeting President Donald Trump, and Turkish-Americans who were there to greet him responded to provocations from PKK-linked protesters.


Tornado touches down in Oklahoma, no injuries reported

Tornado touches down in Oklahoma, no injuries reported

Tornadoes are rated on a six-point scale, from the weakest (EF-0) to the strongest (EF-5). Shards of glass were flying at them like bullets, Tyson said: "When your house comes apart like that, there's no place to go". "We ended up on the rubble, glass and stuff underneath us", said Gloria Myer, who lost her home. Jackson County emergency management officials urged motorists to stay off the roads Wednesday night, with numerous trees and power lines down as well as flooding that caused Highway ...


Residents take stock after night of tornadoes in central US

Residents take stock after night of tornadoes in central US

Powerful storms killed at least two people in the central U.S.as over 20 reports of tornadoes poured in. The Rusk County sheriff told News 18 a tornado touched the ground in the Highway 8/County Highway W area in the Township of Strickland.



Special counsel in Russian Federation probe 'hurts country terribly'

Most members of both parties, however, left the briefing saying they didn't learn much new. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., also said Rosenstein had declined to provide details of the case, citing "the uniqueness of the investigation". The Russia matter has consumed Washington and overshadowed Republican legislative priorities including a planned healthcare overhaul and sweeping tax cuts, something the party had hoped to make rapid progress on given its control of the White House and both ...



Robert Mueller's Appointment: Is It The 1st Step To Impeachment? Lawyer Explains

Then, following weeks of pressure from Democrats and outside commentators, Rosenstein announced Wednesday evening he was appointing Mueller as special counsel heading up the department's probe. On Monday, the Washington Post reported that Trump had shared classified intelligence information with the Russians during a meeting in the Oval Office.


Comey cracks Republican wall: GOP pols voice concerns on Trump 'drama'

Comey cracks Republican wall: GOP pols voice concerns on Trump 'drama'

The "good guy" is a reference to then-national security adviser Michael Flynn, who is under investigation for possible ties with Russian Federation. Comey's memo - coming on the heels of his dismissal May 9 - raised new concerns over whether Trump meant to thwart the FBI investigation into his campaign's ties with Russian Federation.