A deeper look into the Comey-Trump issue

Any suggestions that he colluded with the Russians or was aware of any collusion between Team Trump and the Russians to influence the election was "an appalling and detestable lie", he said. FRANKEN: Yeah. And what's odd about it is in the press conference after that, he said that if I had just slowed down a little bit, I would have, you know, I should have, in retrospect, said that I had met twice with the Russian ambassador.

Modi for boosting anti-terror cooperation with Spain

Modi for boosting anti-terror cooperation with Spain

Modi, in a private convesation with Rajoy, called for strengthening bilateral cooperation to fight terrorism as "both our countries" have faced the security challenge. Both countries have backed each other on several occasions. The Indian leader has expressed an interest, for example, in greater participation of small and medium-sized companies in his country, including through the " Make in India " initiative launched almost three years ago to draw greater foreign investment.

Sessions calls accusations of Russian Federation collusion an 'appalling lie'

Sessions said on Tuesday he did not recuse himself because he felt he was a subject of the investigation himself but rather because he felt he was required to by Justice Department rules. Instead, Sessions didn't recuse himself for another 15 days, and only under pressure. He was asked about the event several times , and said at one point, "If any brief interaction occurred in passing with the Russian ambassador during that reception, I do not remember it".

Screams fill plane cabin as passengers go through 90 minutes of trauma

Screams fill plane cabin as passengers go through 90 minutes of trauma

Passengers on the flight said they feared for their lives when he rushed towards the cockpit shouting that he wanted to " blow the plane up ". Mr Ashton said the man is a Sri Lankan national in Australia on a student visa, living in Dandenong and studying a hospitality course.

Steve Scalise is the 9th sitting member of Congress to be shot

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot in the hip by a gunman who opened fire at the practice in Alexandria, Va., on Wednesday morning. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said at a Wednesday news conference that both officers were in "good condition" and hadn't suffered life threatening injuries.

Journalists barred from 'filming' interviews with US Senators in Capitol

U.S. Senators just collectively stiff-armed the media - banning all recorded interviews in the hallways of the Capitol. unless reporters get special permission. News' Kasie Hunt and Marianna Sotomayor and Bloomberg TV's Kevin Cirilli all said they were told to stop filming. No more staking out hearings without permission.