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Trump Breaks Twitter Silence to Slam 'Leaker' Comey

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief also revealed for the first time that he turned over memos about his conversations with Trump to the Special Counsel investigating the Russian scandal , Robert Mueller . "We will leave it [to] the appropriate authorities to determine whether these leaks should be investigated along with all those others being investigated", the lawyer said in his statement . Read More »

Trump's legal team to file complaint on Comey

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Trump vowed to drain the swamp in the nation's capital but instead muddied the waters by bringing in more political hacks, white nationalists and a cabal of advisers with suspicious ties to Russian Federation and other foreign governments. Read More »

3 challenges Tesla faces as shareholders meet

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Musk clearly doesn't want the new model to cannibalize sales of the company's premium sedan, the Model S. The question is: can limiting options move potential Model 3 buyers up to the doubly expensive Model S? The Tesla Model Y will be based on a new platform rather than taking the Model 3 architecture and building an SUV out of it. Read More »

House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

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Leaking is not a desirable trait in the director (now former) of the chief law enforcement agency of the USA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation. However, the law is also quite expansive . Senior aides to Trump had tried to get a statement of explicit support for Article 5 in the president's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation speech but it was not included, a senior administration official said. Read More »

Cavs' Irving 'looking forward' to Game 4 challenge

Then you add some chatter in there, and that adds some extra motivation. A victory in Game 4 on Friday night would give them a clean sweep of the National Basketball Association postseason. "Right now our season's on the line", Lue said. Golden State's last four-game losing streak was more than four years ago. The Cavs were determined not to let the Warriors sweep them, and it was Cleveland , not Golden State, which busted Finals scoring records in the first half. Read More »

Cavs set Finals record, lead 49-33 after 1st

Golden State set NBA Finals records by connecting on nine 3-pointers in the first quarter and 12 triples in the first half. "I didn't talk to these guys when I made my decision and say we better make it to the Finals and be up in the series around this time, this exact date, or I'm not coming". Read More »

What did we learn from Comey's testimony before Congress?

While the solidity of Trump's base isn't surprising, the partisan lens through which events like the Comey testimony are viewed gives clues to how congressional Republicans might behave when it comes to the president. EDT (1400 GMT). Many Democrats want to believe in a stolen-election theory that would reveal Trump as an evil genius. But the pretense of bipartisanship soon fell away. Read More »

Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

The US president was asked by a journalist if he would be willing to give his version of events under oath. KARL: And, you seem to be hinting that there are recordings of those conversations . He also claimed that he "hardly" knows Comey. Trump was uncharacteristically quiet during Comey's thundering Senate testimony. Comey implied he had been fired from his post for pursuing the Russian Federation investigation but stopped short of alleging obstruction of justice . Read More »

What was up with John McCain's questions at Comey's testimony?

Critics of Comey's behavior allege that, in his July 5 press conference regarding the investigation into Clinton's e-mail scandal, he acted in a manner inconsistent with the duties of his office. When I said we opened a matter , they all reported the FBI had an investigation open. Comey was also reticent about his interactions with Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who was his boss - and who had to recuse himself from Russia-related investigations. Read More »

Brace yourselves: Warriors-Cavs 3-1 lead jokes are coming

But the Warriors can still seal the championship at home on Monday (Tuesday, 02:00 BST). Thanks to a historic performance, the Cleveland Cavaliers are still alive in the NBA Finals , avoiding the sweep and defeating the Golden State Warriors 137-116 in Game 4 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on Friday night. Read More »

Adam West, TV's Batman, Dead at 88

As for West himself, he always wrestled uncomfortably with the darkness of later Batmen , drawn as they were from earlier, darker iterations of the comic book. "You know, just as he's about to put her in (jail), Batman says to Catwoman , 'You give me curious stirrings in my utility belt.' That's amusing stuff". Read More »

Uber Has Already Fired More Than 20 Employees While Investigating Harassment

Uber Technologies Inc.'s investigation into claims of sexual harassment and discrimination is not yet over, but one thing was certain Tuesday: Twenty of its staff have just been let go as a result of the probe. Fowler told CNN she later learned Uber issued warnings when other employees had spoken up internally about similar treatment. Uber has also been accused of having a bloated and inexperienced management structure leading up to a culture of misogyny and mismanagement - 3,000 of its ... Read More »

Police release image of knife used in London Bridge attack

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The three men drive in a red Vauxhall Corsa to Harold Hill, Romford, to pick up the van. They then ran down a set of stairs and into the market, stabbing people at bars and restaurants as they went. During the confrontation, passers-by can be seen throwing objects at the attackers before the last victim is shown stumbling away. "There was no evidence uncovered of any attack planning in relation to him", Haydon said. Read More »

UK PM May agrees 'outline' power deal with DUP

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Davidson was one of the few Conservative success stories in the election as the Scottish wing of the party won 13 seats. DUP leader Arlene Foster confirmed that she had spoken to Mrs. It now stands in the unique position to complete Theresa May's minority government. The main opposition Labour Party surpassed expectations by winning 262. Read More »

Cosby's accuser denies they were romantically involved

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Constand has testified that she felt she needed a lawyer to offer her advice, not necessarily to file a lawsuit. During cross-examination, when defense lawyer Angela C. She was able to explain her side more fully under redirect by Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney Kristen Feld. Constand, the director of operations for the team, and Cosby, a Temple alum, struck a close friendship. Read More »

Scotland's Charlie Mulgrew: Beating England would mean everything to me

The steady decline rears up starkly in Strachan's rear-view mirror partly because his own playing career as a busy, inventive and determined winger coincided with what now looks like a glorious era for the national side. We used to be in absolute fits on the coach. The 34-year-old was asked by a visiting reporter whether the world's oldest worldwide fixture is still as special. Read More »

Cher and other celebs remember Gregg Allman

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Joining us to tell us more about him is music journalist Amanda Petrusich. "Now that the chemical thing is gone, it makes each day a little more precious", he told me. Allman , who played keyboards and guitar and also sang, was diagnosed with hepatitis C in 1999 and underwent a liver transplant in 2010 , Billboard reported on its website . Read More »

Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo has a critical flaw

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It would seem some of us can anticipate our parents making any number of awful home related puns when they go to flip on their new holiday playlist next time they are over for a family game night. Later this month, though, you'll be able to talk to the speaker in English or French, and have it play music, or operate a number of home automation devices that are supported. Read More »

London Bridge attack latest: Third terrorist named as Youssef Zaghba

On Tuesday morning, the third and final London Bridge attacker was named as Youssef Zaghba , a Moroccan-Italian man. Khuram Shazad Butt was 27 and a British citizen born in Pakistan , police said in a statement . Another police vehicle then arrives, and the other two terrorists can be seen getting shot - with all the action concluding in under 20 seconds. There are 500 current investigations involving 3000 potential suspects. Read More »

May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats

As we do, we will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic and Unionist Party in particular. Instead, her election gamble has failed and she and her Conservative party have been weakened, with many on Friday questioning May's future as prime minister. Read More »

Director: 'Wonder Woman' a hero for all

After playing Gisele in three Fast & Furious movies, she auditioned for Wonder Woman without ever knowing what role she was testing for. The popularity of Wonder Woman cannot be overstated nor can the popularity of Gal Gadot . She's fought monsters , machines, and gods since her her creation in 1941; however, Wonder Woman's real enemy is the patriarchy. In the days since Wonder Woman debuted last Friday, the media has portrayed the film's success as a triumph for women, and it ... Read More »

Jury may soon hear from Cosby, even if he doesn't take stand

Then, in what proved to be the first bombshell of the case, McMonagle cited telephone records that show 72 calls between Cosby and Constand after the alleged January 2004 incident . More than 50 women have said Cosby assaulted them. I have been aware of the difficulties in sexual-assault adjudication for some time, but, until this week, I did not really understand that I, myself, someone I trust implicitly, would in all likelihood appear rather untrustworthy on the stand. Read More »

Cosby Told Police his Accuser Didn't Rebuff his Advances

The sometimes cringe-inducing transcript came from a deposition taken in a lawsuit Constand filed against Cosby more than a decade ago. Evidence presented Thursday shows the team had a game on February 14, 2004. She said Cosby graphically described what happened between him and Andrea Costand, insisting it was consensual and calling her "mom". Ultimately, the investigation foundered. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton fastest in 1st practice at Canadian GP

Vettel said: "I'm stuck behind Hamilton who is making mistakes and backing off". "That was the first thing that I wanted to try". When Pirelli came to the sport in 2011, Vettel was in the vehicle immediately after winning the 2010 world title, testing the new rubber. Read More »

What you need to know about Britain's surprising election

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Conservative member of parliament Anna Soubry was the first in the party to disavow May in public, calling on the prime minister to "consider her position". They believe it stopped some people from voting Conservative. At the beginning of the campaign it had been assumed Mr Corbyn was a lame duck, who would be forced to quit as leader following a humiliating defeat by the Tories. Read More »

Cosby's accuser takes the stand in first public appearance

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If convicted, the comedian could face a decade in prison. Constand said Cosby gave her pills he claimed were a natural remedy to ease her stress about a looming career change. Since news of the Cosby allegations began to rise in 2014, Pulliam has been supportive of her longtime friend. Cosby is not on trial for any alleged incidents with Johnson. Read More »

Sports Night: Warriors 1 win from title

Golden State scored 132 points and won by 19. It is the Warriors who are clearly the better team and as Kevin Durant has already had the engraving starting on the MVP trophy for the Finals, James has had to answer whether he might not even be the best player in this series as Durant, in his first season after jumping ship in Oklahoma City to join the Warriors , has been the series' dominant force. Read More »

Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

The DUP's deputy leader Nigel Dodds confirmed that the party's condition for shoring up the new Tory government is an assurance that Northern Ireland will not be accorded special European Union status after Brexit that will keep it distinct from the rest of the United Kingdom. Read More »

UK police name third attacker as new search gets underway

Italian media reports suggest Italian authorities had warned British and Moroccan police about the dangers he posed, after he was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 attempting to make his way to Syria. The Pakistani cousin of one of the London Bridge killers said the attack has shattered his family. The second attacker was named as Rachid Redouane , aged 30, who also went by the identity Rachid Elkhdar and was not known to police. Read More »