Attorney General Jeff Sessions ousts Andrew McCabe for his alleged lack of candor about an FBI probe of the Clinton Foundation.Will significantly impact his pension »
The governments of the United States, Britain, France and Germany released a blistering joint statement condemning Russia on Thursday, hours after the Kremlin said it plans to expel British diplomats. “This use of a military-grade nerve agent, of a type developed by Russia, constitutes the first offensive use of a nerve agent in Europe since the Second World War,” the statement said. “It is an assault on UK sovereignty and any such use by a State party is a clear violation of the Chemical Weapons Convention and a breach of international law.
The parents of slain DNC staffer Seth Rich are suing Fox News after the network reported baseless stories claiming that Rich's death was connected to a Wikileaks cover-up. These reports were later retracted.
Hillary Clinton required brief medical attention this week after suffering a minor head injury during her trip to India. The former Democratic presidential candidate was treated at Goyal Hospital in Jodhpur on Wednesday, according to institution CEO Suresh Goyal. According to the Times of India, Clinton fractured her hand when she slipped in the bathtub at a luxury hotel.
A Parkland, Florida, sheriff’s deputy stood outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as a gunman fired bullets on students inside, newly released video shows. Former Deputy Scot Peterson resigned after an investigation by the Broward County Sheriff’s Office found he never engaged the shooter during the Feb. 14 mass shooting. The surveillance video, released by the sheriff’s office on Thursday, shows Peterson first ushering students away from the school as gunfire erupted.
NBC News’ Richard Engel took an exclusive trip inside Eastern Syria with U.S. Special Forces Gen. Jonathan Braga, who said troops would be ready for another attack.
British Prime Minister Theresa May, who has protested the attempted assassination of a former Russian double agent in England earlier this month, promised two years ago to “take every step” to prevent such attacks. The promise came in a letter to the widow of a former Russian intelligence officer, Alexander Litvinenko, who was poisoned in England in 2006. Ten years later, a British government inquiry concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin was “probably” behind the attack on Litvinenko, who had defected to the West in 2000 and become a whistleblower on corruption in the Kremlin.
The incident centers around Zinke’s tone-deaf reaction to Rep. Colleen Hanabusa (D-Hawaii), whose grandfathers were incarcerated by the U.S. government during World War II for their Japanese heritage. “My grandfather was born in Hawaii and is a citizen by birth,” Hanabusa noted during the hearing.
More than three tons of gold bars fell from the sky in Russia Thursday after the hatch of a cargo plane flew open, officials said.The vessel was loaded with gold, platinum and diamonds and was taking off from the east Siberian city of
(DELANO, Calif.) — Police in central California say a couple fleeing immigration officials died after losing control of their sport utility vehicle and crashing onto a power pole. The Delano Police Department says in a statement that federal immigration
Rescue crews are searching for survivors after a newly installed pedestrian bridge collapsed in Miami. Witnesses are talking about what they saw, and how they tried to help. CBS News national correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports.
Senior White House adviser and first family member Ivanka Trump is scheduled to meet South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha when she visits the U.S. following Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's abrupt Trump administration ouster. The personnel changes for this meeting come after Ivanka Trump attended the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic games in February. Kang Kyung-wha and President Trump's eldest daughter were photographed together at the games while observing the competition and snapping photos with athletes.
Anti-racist protester DeAndre Harris, who was brutally beaten by a group of white supremacists, had the assault charges filed against him dropped after a judge said on Friday the 20-year-old black man was defending himself. On Aug. 12, a violent white nationalist rally took place in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left one person dead at the hands of an alleged white supremacist. Harold Crews, a lawyer and a neo-Confederate League of the South leader, filed a police report against Harris, alleging the 20-year-old hit him over the head with a flashlight while in the parking garage. Officers then arrested Harris in October on a felony assault charge, news that white nationalist cheered online.
Newly released surveillance video shows deputy Scot Peterson approaching the freshman building where gunman Nikolas Cruz was shooting, but never going inside.
The Saudi crown prince who has been a controversial figure is accused to hiding his mother in order to solidify his authority and succession to rule.
If there’s one thing we love more than beauty and skin care products, it’s beauty and skin care products that multitask.Sure, we love trying new products, and sometimes we’re willing to spend extra time in front of the mirror trying to perfect our winged
A Kansas family says United Airlines mistakenly flew their German shepherd to Japan in another black eye for the air carrier. United paid for Swindle and her children to stay at a hotel near the airport Tuesday night while the issue was sorted.
A Palestinian killed two Israeli soldiers and badly wounded two others when he rammed his vehicle into them in the West Bank on Friday, the military said. The Palestinian intentionally ran over soldiers on duty securing routes near the settlement of Mevo Dotan, close to the Palestinian city of Jenin, it said. Israel's Shin Bet security service said the attacker had spent time in prison for security offenses and was freed last year.
A chairlift at a ski resort in the country of Georgia malfunctioned on Friday, causing panic and chaos as passengers were hurled from their seats at high speeds. Onlookers posted videos of the violent scene as the incident unfolded at the Gudauri Ski Resort, located in the south-facing area of the Greater Caucus Mountain Range. During the malfunction, the chairlift traveled in reverse at a high speed, whipping carriers around the terminal and hurling skiers from their seats.
Witnesses of the bridge collapse at Florida International University in Miami have described a cloud of dust being sent into the air alongside a thunderous boom as the newly built, 950-tonne pedestrian structure smashed into the street below, trapping several vehicles. People could be heard screaming from the trapped cars underneath the rubble of the bridge as emergency responders arrived and began to search for survivors. “The sound was thundering,” Piqué Philips, who was driving on the fourth floor of a parking garage adjacent to the bridge, told The Independent.
Remember that time, way back about two weeks ago, when President Trump berated leaders of his own party, in front of a room full of cameras, for being afraid of the NRA, and he vowed to pass a bipartisan bill that would make it harder for kids to get assault rifles? Kind of like the time in January when Trump did the same thing on immigration, summoning lawmakers from both parties to the White House and declaring his full support for a bipartisan compromise.
Fox News host Sean Hannity ripped colleague Shepard Smith on Friday after Smith said that people working on Fox News “opinion” programs say whatever they want and provide “entertainment,” not news. Smith’s comments in an interview with Time Magazine published
Police have released a report that was made following an encounter slain nursing student Haley Anderson had with her suspected killer last year. Binghamton police documented 22-year-old Anderson's account of a Sept. 15, 2017 incident involving Orlando Tercero, according to a report obtained by WBNG. Tercero, also a nursing student, reportedly briefly dated Anderson and became a suspect in her murder after she was found dead in his home last week.
Nasa astronauts Scott Kelly and his identical twin brother Mark have shared a lot throughout their extraordinary lives. Born just a few minutes apart, the pair were both US Navy captains, both flew on the Endeavour and Discovery space shuttles, and both spent time on board the International Space Station (ISS). The pair are no longer genetically identical twins.
By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO accused Russia on Thursday of trying to destabilise the West with new nuclear weapons, cyber attacks and covert action, including the poisoning of a Russian former double agent in Britain, that blurred the line between peace and war. NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters the use of the Novichok nerve agent against Sergei Skripal and his daughter "happened against a backdrop of a reckless pattern of Russian behaviour over many years". Russia denies any involvement and says it is the U.S.-led Atlantic alliance that is a risk to peace in Europe.