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Lead surgeon: US congressman Scalise showing improvement after being shot

Scalise will require rehabilitation after he leaves the hospital but Salva said he believed he would be able to run and walk again. On Capitol Hill on Thursday, members of Congress tried to remain optimistic about Scalise's condition. He had a second surgery related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg, the hospital said. They chose to have the coveted Roll Call Trophy that goes to the victor sent to Scalise's office. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump blasts reported obstruction probe over 'phony' Russian Federation story

The Times would later report on Comey and Trump's dinner earlier this year, during which the president allegedly asked if Comey would be "loyal" to him. They say senior intelligence officials will be interviewed on whether Mr Trump tried to end an inquiry into his sacked national security adviser, and about the firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey . Consulte Mais Informação

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Republican baseball practice gunman 'had list of names'

Republican baseball practice gunman 'had list of names'

Among those who were shot in a hail of bullets that soon poured onto the field was Republican House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana, who had been standing in the open in an area near second base. Euille said he heard from a YMCA employee that Hodgkinson had terminated his membership Monday, two days before the shooting. It's telling that the shooter may have intentionally sought out Republican congressmen. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe's Mueller says president's pal

Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe's Mueller says president's pal

Mueller's fate. She asked whether he has seen "any evidence of good cause" to fire Mueller. "I won't mince words, " Leahy told Rosenstein on Tuesday. Rosenstein added, "Director Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence he needs to conduct the investigation appropriately", adding that he hadn't communicated with Mueller since he was appointed as special counsel role. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump confirms he's under investigation for firing former FBI Director James Comey

Conveniently, though, recusal would also mean that if Trump orders Mueller's ouster, it wouldn't be Rosenstein up late at night deciding whether to roll over and save his job , or refuse on principle and lose it. The DOD spokesperson did not immediately comment on what the downsides are to being transparent on strikes and the Pentagon said in March the rules of engagement have not changed, which applies to constraints on who and when the USA can strike ( more on that here). Consulte Mais Informação

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Newt Gingrich has no shame, thinks everyone has forgotten the 90s

If you need further proof of what a slimy hack and hypocrite Newt Gingrich is, just look at what he said at the National Press Club on Friday. Gingrich's comments immediately sparked brushback on social media, where politics observers were quick to note that the former Georgia congressman had voted to impeach Clinton on articles that included a charge of obstructing justice. Consulte Mais Informação

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New Trump Policy on Havana Regretful - Moscow

New Trump Policy on Havana Regretful - Moscow

The statement, however, added that Cuba "reiterates its willingness to continue the respectful dialogue and cooperation that have taken place with Washington since 2015 when the drive for restored ties began under Obama". The policy will undoubtedly reduce the flow of cash to GAESA, the military-linked conglomerate that operates dozens of hotels and other tourism-related businesses. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Federation investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself

While the Republican Trump administration initially said Rosenstein's letter was the reason the president fired Comey on May 9, Trump later said he did so because of the "Russia thing". The Washington Post reported Wednesday that the investigators were looking into possible obstruction of justice. A close Trump associate said this week the president was considering firing Mueller , although the White House later denied it. Consulte Mais Informação

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Witch Hunt! : Trump tweets he is under FBI investigation

In his latest of four Friday morning tweets , all angry and combative, the President says he is being investigated, and appears to target Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . "However, nothing has changed", said Ian Prior, a Justice Department spokesman. "However, nothing has changed". According to reports, three of the 13 newly-hired members of Mueller's investigative team have donated to Democrats in the past. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sarcastic Putin offers fired Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey political asylum

Sarcastic Putin offers fired Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey political asylum

He dismissed recent problems between the USA and Russian Federation as a result of in-fighting among the United States leadership. Putin made the statement in an interview with USA moviemaker Oliver Stone . During a televised Q&A on the Kremlin-controlled TV network RT yesterday, Putin said that he had not followed Comey's testimony before Congress but was aware of it. Consulte Mais Informação

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