• National Recap: Memo details alleged Federal Bureau of Investigation abuses
National Recap: Memo details alleged Federal Bureau of Investigation abuses

In the video, the GOP lawmakers argued that Americans should be protected from being surveilled unjustly. Essentially the question is this: What did the Federal Bureau of Investigation actually know about the controversial " Steele dossier " that alleges all sorts of ties between the Trump campaign and the Russian government, and what did i...

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  • Clandestine Crunch: Russians Busted Using Supercomputer to Mine Cryptocurrency
Clandestine Crunch: Russians Busted Using Supercomputer to Mine Cryptocurrency

Shortly afterwards, the supercomputer's security system transmitted relevant data to Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB). The supercomputer the scientists allegedly used was actually not supposed to be connected to the Internet at all, as a security precaution.

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  • Officer, suspect killed; 2 deputies wounded south of Atlanta
Officer, suspect killed; 2 deputies wounded south of Atlanta

The sheriff said an altercation then broke out. The Locust Grove officer died at the scene. They talked to the subject of the warrant for about ten minutes before they tried to take him into custody. WSB-TV reported two of the law officers were flown away by helicopter while the third was carried by ambulance. Yellow police tape cordoned off ...

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  • Kim Jong Un's Sister Arrives in South Korea
Kim Jong Un's Sister Arrives in South Korea

The biggest support came from those who identified their political stance as "conservative" or "centrist". " South Korea wants easing of tensions and dialogue with North Korea in order to prevent an outbreak of war due to misjudgment", Mr.

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  • Congress nears budget deal, Trump says he would 'love' a shutdown
Congress nears budget deal, Trump says he would 'love' a shutdown

On Tuesday he held a roundtable discussion with lawmakers and law enforcement officials where he lamented that "killers" were coming across the border and living illegally in the United States. The minority party agreed to reopen the government until February 8 in exchange for debating in Congress an immigration plan to aid the Dreamers .

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  • Trump signs spending bill, ending short shutdown
Trump signs spending bill, ending short shutdown

The measure narrowly passed in the House hours earlier, in a 240-186 vote, overcoming opposition from both conservative Republicans opposed to boosting federal spending and Democrats anxious its passage would diminish their leverage in the coming debate over immigration.

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  • Newborn Abandoned at Tucson Airport
Newborn Abandoned at Tucson Airport

The Tucson Airport Authority on Tuesday released surveillance footage of a person they believe to be the baby's mother, along with an image of the note and audio of the 911 call. Airport spokeswoman Jessie Butler told the Post in a statement that the baby is in the custody of the Arizona Department of Child Safety. Arizona is a "safe haven" sta...

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  • NY Times: Trump Called Priebus, Others to Complain About Kelly
NY Times: Trump Called Priebus, Others to Complain About Kelly

Kelly also advised staffers who are seeking counseling that resources are available at the White House. Porter is facing allegations of domestic abuse leveled against him by his two ex-wives. Lewandowski, Hatch was told, was jealous because Porter was dating Trump communications director Hope Hicks. Porter's first wife, Colbie Holderness, provi...

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  • U.S. prepares 'hardest' sanctions for North Korea
U.S. prepares 'hardest' sanctions for North Korea

He'll hold symbolic events of his own to highlight the North's human rights abuses and nuclear ambitions, according to White House officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to preview the trip publicly. The Pyeongchang Organizing Committee is refraining for now from giving out a premium smartphone to athletes ...

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  • Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Live Stream, Time, TV Channel Info
Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Live Stream, Time, TV Channel Info

On Thursday, Pence said in a meeting with Moon that Washington would "bring maximum pressure to bear on North Korea " until they abandon their nuclear weapons program. Kim's visit to the games marks the first time that a member of North Korea's ruling dynasty has visited their southern neighbor since the Korean War.

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  • Murder probe into Queensland woodchipper death
Murder probe into Queensland woodchipper death

On Sunday, detectives from the Gympie Criminal Investigation Branch executed a search warrant at the Tinana Road property and searched nearby land with the State Emergency Service. "We have a number of detectives and police experts investigating this incident", he said. Pettiford said the machine was programmed in a way that would stop people f...

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  • Trump wishes Rob Porter well after resignation
Trump wishes Rob Porter well after resignation

President Trump , who had gathered the press in the Oval Office Friday afternoon to share that he had donated money to a family with a father battling cancer, commented on now-former White House aide Rob Porter , who resigned over allegations of spousal abuse.

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  • U.S. stocks plunge again; market in correction territory
U.S. stocks plunge again; market in correction territory

Tuesday's market is marked by a return of volatility to the equities market that have been absent for quite some time. "We're now in what we call full correction territory", Randy Frederick, vice president of trading and derivatives for Charles Schwab, told ABC News.

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  • Combination of freezing rain and snow expected Tuesday night/Wednesday morning across Tri
Combination of freezing rain and snow expected Tuesday night/Wednesday morning across Tri

A line of at least 200 people waited to clear security around 6 a.m. Friday at the airport. At O'Hare, 600 flights have been cancelled an 246 flights cancelled at Midway as of 7:52 a.m. Snow across southern and central MI ranged from 7 inches on the western side of the state to more than 2 inches in the Detroit area. Down the road, George Gla...

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  • Syrian warplanes kill 59, injure 139 in Eastern Ghouta, monitor says
Syrian warplanes kill 59, injure 139 in Eastern Ghouta, monitor says

In a statement , Paulo Pinheiro said the spiraling violence had made "a mockery of the so-called "de-escalation zones" - an agreement reached past year among Russia , Iran and Turkey to stabilize the lines of conflict and open corridors for humanitarian aid.

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  • Lebanon Signs Deal with 3 International Oil Companies
Lebanon Signs Deal with 3 International Oil Companies

Lebanon's energy and water minister said the country will start exploratory offshore drilling for oil and gas next year. While Israel assures the wall will be built on the Israeli territory as recognized by the UN, Lebanon believes it to be an "aggression" and claims it intrudes into Lebanese territory.

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  • Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu top 'Healthy States Report': NITI Aayog
Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu top 'Healthy States Report': NITI Aayog

Among Smaller States, Mizoram ranked first followed by Manipur on overall performance, while Manipur followed by Goa were the top ranked States in terms of annual incremental performance. The country's primary planning body said their job was to first challenge states, do workshops and subsequently rank states on the Health Index. But in terms of i...

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  • Fergie clarifies comments about Quentin Tarantino 'biting' her on movie set
Fergie clarifies comments about Quentin Tarantino 'biting' her on movie set

The behind-the-scenes video shows Fergie being chased by Tarantino in a scene where he is portraying a zombie. The interview was included as bonus material included with the Grindhouse DVD release for the big-screen double-feature that included Death Proof as well as Planet Terror .

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  • Israeli Minister Holds Iran Responsible for Syria, Lebanon Strikes
Israeli Minister Holds Iran Responsible for Syria, Lebanon Strikes

A United Nations investigative commission said in 2016 that the Syrian government was behind at least three chlorine gas attacks during the seven-year civil war, but activists and monitoring groups contend there have been more. Russia's military bases in western Syria were also hit last month in a series of drone attacks, challenging Moscow's gain...

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  • Democratic US Rep. Rick Nolan says he won't seek re-election
Democratic US Rep. Rick Nolan says he won't seek re-election

They have been incredibly patient and supportive. Nolan has struggled to bridge pro-mining factions on the Iron Range with more liberal and environmentally conscious Democrats who have sought to block new mining projects. But he has faced an endorsement challenge from former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Leah Phifer, who attracted subst...

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  • Explosion hits mosque in Libyan city of Benghazi
Explosion hits mosque in Libyan city of Benghazi

The attack in the city of Benghazi, Libya, occurred place during Friday's prayers at a small mosque in Majouri district and was remotely detonated by mobile phone according to residents. The United Nations mission in Libya condemned the latest "brutal bombings" and said the reports of civilian casualties were "deeply concerning". "Prompt, imparti...

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  • USA government shutdown after Congress fails to vote
USA government shutdown after Congress fails to vote

The White House reacted positively, saying it is "pleased" that Congress has been able to meet defence spending requirements it requested. The Senate and the House had given Thursday's complete focus to the two-year budget deal to prevent the shutdown.

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  • North Korea to send Kim Jong Un's sister to Olympics
North Korea to send Kim Jong Un's sister to Olympics

President Donald Trump has criticised the policy of previous USA administrations towards North Korea and has already convinced the global community to significantly tighten sanctions against Pyongyang. Hong, the analyst, said Kim Yo Jong's presence would give North Korea a better opportunity to win South Korean help in reaching out to the United St...

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  • Abe cautions Moon on North Korea's 'charm offensive'
Abe cautions Moon on North Korea's 'charm offensive'

On Thursday, the two men met at the prime minister's home in Japan. Relations between the U.S. and North Korea have failed to thaw despite two of the most senior representatives of their countries coming face to face. Pence arrives in Seoul on Thursday for meetings with President Moon Jae-in just as South Korea seizes on the games for a diplomati...

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  • Long Island weather: Cold, sunny Friday ahead of weekend rain
Long Island weather: Cold, sunny Friday ahead of weekend rain

And then Saturday through Sunday there is a possibility for freezing drizzle and freezing rain late Saturday night into Sunday morning across much of West Central Texas southeast of a line from Sweetwater to Anson to Haskell. The low will be around 12 with a north wind of 8 to 11 miles per hour. On Sunday , the chance of rain is 90 perce...

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