Almost 200 senators and representatives are plaintiffs in a lawsuit alleging Trump is violating the so-called emoluments clause of the Constitution. The lawmakers argue they have standing to sue because the clause says only Congress may approve foreign gifts and payments.
Seven women currently have defamation suits pending against him in Massachusetts. Three more have defamation or sexual battery suits pending in California. Cosby has denied any wrongdoing.
Testifying at a packed Senate hearing, Sessions, who was a close Trump adviser during the battle for the presidency, also rejected any idea of misconduct in the ouster of FBI Director James Comey and vowed to defend his honor “against scurrilous and false allegations.”
Rep. Jim Banks (IN-3rd) said the bill would make it easier for veterans to get the care they deserve. Veterans’ groups cheered the bill.
The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee gave Sessions a chance to defend himself.
GM eventually plans to place self-driving Bolts in ride-hailing fleets in major U.S. cities.
An airplane carrying Otto Warmbier, who’s from Ohio, arrived in Cincinnati shortly before 10:20 p.m. Two ambulances were parked near an airport hangar.
The two men overpowered and disarmed the guards around 6:45 a.m. as 33 inmates were being driven between prisons, Sills told reporters. One of them fatally shot both guards, and then they jumped out of the bus and carjacked a driver who happened to pull up behind them on a rural highway.
The agency’s response comes as Trump has been coy about whether any tapes exist of his private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey.
Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy tells Judy Woodruff of “PBS NewsHour”: “I think he’s considering perhaps terminating the special counsel. I think he’s weighing that option.”
The three-judge panel of the court upheld a lower court decision and said Trump violated U.S. immigration law with the ban.
The jury ended a second day of deliberations without reaching a decision on whether Cosby drugged and molested a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.
Deliberations began after closing arguments Monday in the trial of St. Anthony police Officer Jeronimo Yanez, who’s charged in the July death of Philando Castile. Yanez shot him seconds after Castile volunteered during a traffic stop that he was carrying a firearm.
Zinke made the recommendation Monday as part of an interim report to President Donald Trump on the scenic swath of southern Utah with red rock plateaus, cliffs and canyons on land considered sacred to tribes.
The city is celebrating the cultural event with museum exhibits, music and film festivals, Summer of Love-inspired dance parties and lecture panels. Hotels are offering discount packages that include “psychedelic cocktails,” ”Love Bus” tours, tie-dyed tote bags and bubble wands.
Justice of the Peace Rick West sentenced Gianforte on Monday for the misdemeanor, ordering him to complete 40 hours of community service, 20 hours of anger management counseling and pay a $385 fine.
Rodman tweeted Tuesday “I’m back! Thanks to my sponsor Potcoin.com” with a photo of himself holding an itinerary from the North Korean airline Air Koryo.
Here’s Rodman’s history with North Korea.
One student wore a sweater vest with Trump’s name on it. Another student wore a T-shirt emblazoned with the words “Trump Make America Great Again.” But neither feature appeared in the photos published in the yearbook.
The judges say the president violated U.S. immigration law by discriminating against people based on their nationality.
The request is a sign of escalating fallout from riveting testimony from Comey last week of undue pressure from Trump. Trump has responded to Comey’s assertions by accusing him of lying.