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WikiLeaks Offers $100K Reward for Trump-Comey 'Tapes'

Reports published Thursday , citing unnamed sources close to Comey, said Trump invited Comey to dinner and then asked Comey to promise he'd be loyal to him. Apparently angered by criticism of the different accounts of the sacking, Mr Trump used another of his tweets on Friday to say: "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium with flawless accuracy!" Spicer said the tweet was "not a threat" warning Comey not to talk to ... Read More

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TxDOT's 'Click it or Ticket' Campaign Begins Monday

TxDOT's 'Click it or Ticket' Campaign Begins Monday

That's significantly higher than the 43 percent who were unrestrained in national statistics - probably because seat belt usage in the Show-Me State is only 81 percent, compared to a national rate of 90 percent. This is a primary enforcement, meaning teens can be pulled over simply for not wearing a seat belt or having passengers without seat belts. As law enforcement steps up seat belt enforcement efforts, the Wisconsin DOT, the Milwaukee Fire Department and former Green Bay Packer's ... Read More

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Finals are 1 win away for Warriors, who have Spurs on brink

Finals are 1 win away for Warriors, who have Spurs on brink

Including Saturday night's injury-shortened affair, he is averaging just two points and three rebounds per game. McGee had 16 points in 10 first half minutes. San Antonio lost 113-111 without him, squandering a 20-point halftime lead, and Spurs coach Gregg Popovich was peeved. Some called Durant a front-runner, and others called him "cowardly" while his defenders said it was his choice to make. Read More

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Sea Lion Pulls Girl from Pier, Drags Her Underwater

Speaking to the Vancouver Sun , Mr Fujiwara said: "The sea lion actually attracted a lot of attention from the visitors there, including the young girl". "I just took out my cell phone and started filming", Fujiwara told Postmedia News. Feeding wild animals comes with significant risks-and can have a long-term impact on the animals . Read More

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Goa: Two dead, 30 missing after footbridge over Sanvordem river collapses

Goa: Two dead, 30 missing after footbridge over Sanvordem river collapses

The police officer said the people had swarmed the bridge as fire and emergency service personnel rescued the youth who had jumped into the river. "However, some of them managed to swim to the shore", the official said. The only body that the rescue team retrieved was of 30-year-old Basavaraj Malanavar. "Roughly it could be 40 odd", Parrikar told reporters late on Thursday. Read More

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Day of reckoning has come: FM Jaitley on raids on Chidambaram, Lalu

Day of reckoning has come: FM Jaitley on raids on Chidambaram, Lalu

While mentioning Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh, Surjewala asked why the PM Modi did not take action against Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan whose name allegedly cropped up in the scam. ". some political vendetta is going on". Lalu rapped the BJP in yet another tweet for "sensing an opportunity to destabilise the Grand Alliance Government in Bihar" and asserted that the coalition was "intact". Read More

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Contradictions by Trump create credibility gap for aides

Trump went on to tweet that, as president, he had the "absolute right" to declassify and share any such information related to terrorism with Russian Federation. Wisconsin, both agree the White House needs to reveal more information about any possible Russian ties. "There need to be serious changes at the White House, immediately", he said, according to a story on the newspaper's website. Read More

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Trump Admits He Shared Classified 'Facts' With the Russians

President Trump meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov , left, and Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak at the White House on Wednesday. Comey had been fired, pointing to his handling of the Hillary Clinton investigation and saying the decision originated in the Justice Department. Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was sacked after he misled Vice President Mike Pence about conversations he had with Kisylak. Read More

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Day 3 - Triple Talaq hearing in Supreme Court

Day 3 - Triple Talaq hearing in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is now deciding the constitutional validity of triple talaq. The Supreme Court asked for details of how the practices are followed in Islamic nations. Representing the government, Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the court that the Islam practiced in India was not "pure Islam" but an "anglicized" form of the religion. Read More

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Trump shared secret info about ISIS with Russians

Trump shared secret info about ISIS with Russians

The newspaper cites current and former U.S. officials who say Trump jeopardized a critical source of intelligence on IS in his conversations with the Russian foreign minister and the Russian ambassador to the U.S. government officials, who were concerned that if it was revealed, it could also reveal intelligence sources and methods. Sen. Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican leading one of four congressional probes into Russia's meddling in the United States elections, said he was not ... Read More

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Veteran journalist Javier Valdez killed in Mexico's Sinaloa

He was a correspondent for a national newspaper, La Jornada , and also co-founded the respected Riodoce publication and authored several books delving into narcotrafficking and organized crime. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and the USA ambassador to Mexico condemned Valdez's killing. Reporting on Valdez's killing, Mexican media posted images showing a body lying in the street covered by a blue blanket and surrounded by 12 yellow markers of the kind typically used to flag evidence ... Read More

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Emmanuel Marcon takes office as youngest French president

Emmanuel Marcon takes office as youngest French president

Macron, who was a candidate of The La Republique en Marche (REM, Republic on the Move), had scored a decisive victory over the far-right candidate, Front National leader Marine le Pen, in the presidential run-off on May.7. After Macron was formally declared president, 21 cannon shots were fired from across the Seine River at the Invalides monument, where Napoleon is entombed. Read More

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Princess Charlotte turns two

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge will be celebrating the second birthday of their second-born child, Princess Charlotte , tomorrow. The Duke and Duchess - William and Catherine ( Kate ) - along with Prince Harry all have the day off official Royal engagements, although the Duke of Edinburgh, Princess Charlotte's great-grandfather, will be hosting a lunch reception at Buckingham Palace. Read More

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Voters in Canada's British Columbia head to polls in dead-heat race

Several ridings were decided by fewer than 300 votes, including Courtenay-Comox, where the NDP won by a mere nine votes. "I congratulate everyone who got elected and look forward to working with B.C. John Horgan spoke to the press later in the day, emphasizing that 60 per cent of British Columbians had "voted for a new government", leaving the door open to some form of NDP-Green coalition. Read More

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