Ahead Of Possible Comey Hearing, Chaffetz Leaving Congress Early

As the Salt Lake Tribune reported , Gov. Gary Herbert wants an expedited special election, in which voters determine both the party primaries and the general. Comey was sacked last week as the FBI was investigating whether Trump's presidential campaign associates had colluded with Russian Federation to influence the outcome in his behalf.

Daesh claims responsibility for Jakarta attack

Daesh claims responsibility for Jakarta attack

The bombers also died. IS propaganda agency Amaq said late Thursday that the "attack on the Indonesian police gathering in the city of Jakarta was carried out by one of the fighters of the Islamic State", in a statement carried by the SITE Intelligence Group.

Fresh from his travels, Trump rails on Twitter about fake news

Schiff was particularly concerned about a Washington Post report that the back channel would have been conducted at a Russian diplomatic facility to avoid monitoring in US communications systems. USA media also said the White House is creating a new rapid-fire communications unit to respond to the controversy, led by Kushner, senior presidential adviser Steve Bannon and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus.

Gal Gadot is 'perfect' Wonder Woman

Talking to Warner Bros in a video interaction, the actress was asked if she could kick Cavill's a** if ever there was a show-off between Superman and Wonder Woman . "That combined with being awesome in the scene was just as important to us, and I think that's who she is as a person". Gal Gadot was fantastic as Wonder Woman on Batman v Superman(to the point that the only part that some people really loved about the movie was her).

Death toll rises to 100 in Sri Lanka's floods, landslides

The death toll from the worst floods since 2003 in Sri Lanka crossed 100 and authorities warned of more rains. The disaster management centre said 91 people had been killed and 110 were missing. INS Kirch diverted to Colombo to render immediate assistance in flood relief operations, arrived in Colombo Port today. "The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will keep monitoring the situation and will seek assistance as required", said Deputy Minister Karunaratne Paranavithana.

Nadal, Djokovic launch French Open assaults

Nadal, Djokovic launch French Open assaults

Frenchman Gilles Simon was another seed to go out after a 1-6 6-2 6-4 6-1 defeat to Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia, while 32-seed Mischa Zverev of Germany crahed out at the hands of Italy's Stefano Napolitano 4-6 7-5 6-2 6-2. Makarova broke Kerber's serve twice in the opening set and did so again in the second, racing into a 3-0 lead. Muguruza's sharp movement and strong serve are well suited to Roland Garros , where past year she played the best tennis of her career.