House oversight committee demands Trump-Comey notes; White House denies wrongdoing

May 16, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump personally appealed to FBI Director James Comey to abandon the bureau’s investigation into National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, according to notes disclosed late Tuesday […]

Report: Trump shared secret info about IS with Russians

May 15, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information about Islamic State militants to Russian officials during a meeting last week, The Washington Post reported Monday. The White House […]

Former intelligence chief: Democracy ‘under assault’ from Trump, Russia

May 15, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — American democracy is “under assault” on separate fronts from President Donald Trump and Russia, the former U.S. intelligence chief warned Sunday, expressing dismay over the abrupt firing […]

Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenas documents from Michael Flynn in Russia probe

May 12, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate intelligence committee on Wednesday subpoenaed former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn for documents related to the panel’s investigation into Russia’s election meddling. Sen. Richard […]

Trump ax falls on FBI’s Comey in midst of Russia probe

May 10, 2017 in News

By JULIE PACE and ERIC TUCKER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday, dramatically ousting the nation’s top law enforcement official in the midst […]

Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn before inauguration

May 8, 2017 in News

By JULIE PACE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama personally warned Donald Trump against hiring Michael Flynn to serve as his national security adviser, three former Obama administration officials said […]

US will not pull out of NAFTA, President Donald Trump tells Mexico and Canada

April 27, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after […]

US blasts Syria with missiles; Trump calls on ‘civilized nations’ to end carnage

April 7, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States fired a barrage of cruise missiles into Syria Thursday night in retaliation for this week’s gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians, U.S. officials said. […]