Russia probe causes tension among top officials at Justice Department

But it's the firing of FBI Director James Comey that investigators are now exploring-to determine whether the President was trying to obstruct justice. Regardless of the chaos that could ensue in the leadership of the Justice Department, Mueller's investigation appears insulated, and much of the work of the department done by USA attorneys across the country will continue, Cramer said .

Northern Ireland's politicians meet Theresa May at Downing Street

He claimed such a deal could endanger the peace process. They have demanded that Northern Ireland Secretary of State James Brokenshire step aside from chairing any part of the talks. The Prime Minister needs the votes of the DUP's 10 MPs to support her minority government as she hopes to steer government business, like the Queen's Speech and Budget, through the Commons.

Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable

Scalise, 51, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were wounded on Wednesday when a man identified as James Hodgkinson , 66, from the St. "We will play for those affected by these despicable and cowardly actions, to support local charities. and to remind the American people that this violence will not define or divide us".

Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

Prosecutors said they will retry the case. "Just because a verdict is not reached in one case doesn't mean it won't be the next time around", District Attorney Kevin Steele said at a news conference. Three are defamation cases in which accusers say Cosby defamed them as liars, and two are civil assault lawsuits. Cosby's starring role as beloved dad Heathcliff Huxtable in " The Cosby Show " made him a household name, bolstering a reputation built on years of family-friendly standup ...

Trump to clamp down on Cuba travel, trade, curbing Obama's detente

Steven Zelkowitz, the managing shareholder and co-chair at the hospitality industry group at GrayRobinson law firm, thinks hotel development in Cuba will decrease because of Trump's policy. "Our new policy begins with strictly enforcing US law". As a result, the changes - though far-reaching - appear to be less sweeping than many advocates had feared.