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AG Sessions Offered To Resign Amid Trump Anger At Recusal

The news of a rift between Trump and the attorney general comes just before former FBI Director James Comey will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. Sessions' recusal and Comey's surprising ouster from the Federal Bureau of Investigation came amid a growing probe into the extent of Russia's meddling into the 2016 election and ties between Trump's campaign and the Russian government.



Trump expects Senate health care bill in summer

He was referring to tax-code revisions, another legislative priority Republicans have established for themselves. Senate Republicans are seeking consensus on a more modest heath plan than the one passed May 4 by the House as they seek to keep their campaign pledge to repeal and replace the 2010 Affordable Care Act .



California Governor Brown Says US Will Stay in Climate Fight

The agreement would "expand cooperation" on advancing low-carbon renewable energy and energy efficient technologies between California and China , the statement says, such as zero-emission vehicles, energy storage methods, grid modernization, and low-carbon urban development.


Jeff Sessions offered to resign after rising tension with Trump

Jeff Sessions offered to resign after rising tension with Trump

Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered to resign in recent weeks as he told President Donald Trump he needed the freedom to do his job, according to two people who were briefed on the discussion. On Monday night, Trump's legislative affairs director, Marc Short, said that "many" of the president's tweets were helpful in getting out his message of change to voters and legislators.


Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal

Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal

Spanier, 69, was convicted one week after guilty pleas from former Athletic Director Tim Curley and former Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Gary Schultz on misdemeanor charges of child endangerment. They all apologized in the courtroom to Sanduskys victims before the sentences were hand down. "I deeply regret I didn't intervene more forcefully", he said, in a nod to Sandusky's victims.


Comey Told Sessions He Didn't Want To Be Alone With Trump

Comey Told Sessions He Didn't Want To Be Alone With Trump

The president won't play the executive privilege card, according to a spokeswoman. FBI Director James Comey , testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, March 20, 2017, before the House Intelligence Committee hearing on allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 USA presidential election.