Giuliani: 'There was no conversation' between Trump and Comey on Flynn

Giuliani: 'There was no conversation' between Trump and Comey on Flynn

Giuliani: 'There was no conversation' between Trump and Comey on Flynn

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 07:25 AM PDT

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday that if the President sits down for questioning by special counsel Robert Mueller, Trump will say he never discussed easing up on a probe of former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn with former FBI Director James Comey.

Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe: Trump 'failed' to show moral leadership after Charlottesville

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 07:22 AM PDT

One year after the deadly white supremacist demonstrations in Charlottesville, Virginia, the state's former Democratic governor said President Donald Trump failed to live up to the moment.

Prosecution's case in Paul Manafort trial close to wrapping up

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 07:15 AM PDT

Over nine days in federal court, prosecutors in Paul Manafort's trial appeared to operate with an overarching goal: Connect the dots between the criminal charges against the former Trump campaign chairman.

This is the gift V.S. Naipaul gave me

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 07:06 AM PDT

The centrality of the writing life was a gift that V.S. Naipaul gave to younger writers like me in places like India, says Amitava Kumar. I owe everything to him.

US ambassador Woody Johnson warns Britain to side with Trump on Iran

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 06:43 AM PDT

The United States ambassador to the UK has called on Britain to side with President Donald Trump on Iran or risk "serious trade consequences" for UK businesses.

PGA Championship: Tiger challenges after successive 66s in St. Louis

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 06:42 AM PDT

Tiger Woods gave himself a fighting chance of winning his first major in more than a decade with a second straight four-under 66 Saturday to trail PGA Championship leader Brooks Koepka by four shots going into the final round in St. Louis.

University of Maryland suspends football coach, others as player's heatstroke death is investigated

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 05:53 AM PDT

The University of Maryland has placed head football coach D.J. Durkin and members of the athletics staff on administrative leave during an investigation of the death by heatstroke of a football player.

A stolen plane, a devastated family and a nation questioning airport security gaps

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 05:47 AM PDT

A heist and crash of a passenger plane in Seattle has left the family of the airport employee who stole the plane devastated and exposed gaps in airport security.

GOP lawmaker: Russian meddling fanned the flames in Charlottesville

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 05:47 AM PDT

Republican Rep. Tom Garrett said Saturday that he was told during a briefing with the FBI director that Russian meddling played in a role in "fomenting the flames of what happened in Charlottesville," Virginia, one year ago, when a white nationalist rally turned violent and resulted in the death of a counterprotester.

Trump calls Attorney General Jeff Sessions 'scared stiff and Missing in Action'

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 05:22 AM PDT

President Donald Trump called Attorney General Jeff Sessions "scared stiff and Missing in Action" on Saturday in his latest broadside on Twitter against the nation's top law enforcement officer.

'Unprecedented' floods in Indian tourist hotspot kill dozens; 40,000 evacuated

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 05:03 AM PDT

Kerala floods: Dozens of people have died, and tens of thousands more evacuated, after flash flooding in a tourist hotspot in southern India over the weekend.

LGCT Valkenswaard: Frank Schuttert scores surprise home win

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 04:40 AM PDT

Frank Schuttert pulled off the biggest upset of the Longines Global Champions Tour for the world's best show jumpers this season as he won the Valkenswaard leg in front of his home crowd in the Netherlands by the smallest of marings.

V.S. Naipaul, Nobel-winning novelist, dies at 85

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 04:23 AM PDT

Nobel Prize-winning novelist V.S. Naipaul, who was born in Trinidad but lived most of his life in England, died in his London home Saturday, Britain's Press Association reported, citing Naipaul's wife.

A year after Charlottesville, Washington braces for another white nationalist protest

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 04:20 AM PDT

Far-right groups and counterprotesters are expected to converge on the nation's capital Sunday, one year after a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, left one person dead and elevated racial tensions in America.

Americans are spending like crazy. Can the good times last?

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 04:12 AM PDT

Are consumers still shopping until they drop? Walmart, Macy's and Home Depot earnings will show how strong the US economy is and could help boost the overall market to a new record high.

Get ready for another white nationalist rally -- and counterprotests, too

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 03:52 AM PDT

One year after a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, left a counterprotester dead, the event's organizer is producing an encore.

Firefighters are making strides as blazes race toward homes

Posted: 12 Aug 2018 02:22 AM PDT

Firefighters made major progress against a blaze threatening homes in Southern California -- with its containment nearly quadrupling within two days.

Man who stole plane was kind, funny, family and former colleague say

Posted: 11 Aug 2018 07:52 PM PDT

Richard Russell was a funny, gentle and hardworking man, said family and a colleague of the airline employee who stole a passenger plane from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and flew it for an hour before he crashed and was killed.

Mitt Romney: 'It must be electorally disqualifying to equivocate on racism'

Posted: 11 Aug 2018 05:37 PM PDT

Mitt Romney said Friday that candidates who make vague statements about racism should be disqualified from running for public office.

The man who stole a plane said he didn't need much help: 'I've played some video games'

Posted: 11 Aug 2018 05:36 PM PDT

Before he crashed and died, the airline worker who stole and flew a passenger plane in the Seattle area had a wide-ranging discussion with air traffic control -- at one point expressing confidence in his flying ability because "I've played some video games."

Stolen plane in Seattle crash prompts airport security concerns

Posted: 11 Aug 2018 05:03 PM PDT

An airline employee's unauthorized takeoff from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport before dying in a crash will likely prompt a major review of already tightly controlled industry security measures, experts said Saturday.