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by | May 21, 2017 | 13:09

Tied for second on 66 were Americans Matt Kuchar, Jason Kokrak and Cameron Tringale, along with Venezuelan Jhonattan Vegas. Defending champion and Masters victor Sergio Garcia bogeyed the last hole to finish the round at TPC Las Colinas at the Four Seasons Resort with a three-over 73.

by | May 21, 2017 | 13:32

In an earlier statement released by the White House on the announcement of Mr Mueller's appointment, Mr Trump had said: "As I have stated many times, a thorough investigation will confirm what we already know there was no collusion between my campaign and any foreign entity".

by | May 21, 2017 | 13:11

At 10:48 a.m.fraternity brother calls 911. The other charges include: aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, hazing, furnishing alcohol to minors, unlawful acts relative to liquor, tampering with evidence, consumption of alcohol by a minor, and disorderly conduct.

by | May 21, 2017 | 12:05

Burr's statement was a complete reversal from his comments earlier on Thursday, when he said that Flynn's lawyers told the committee the retired Army general "would not honor" the subpoena. He says he hopes Comey's testimony will answer some of the questions that have arisen since Comey was suddenly dismissed last week by President Donald Trump.

by | May 21, 2017 | 12:00

Comey wrote memos describing attempts by the president to kill his investigation into ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to several media reports. "Among the concerns that I recall were to restore the credibility of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, respect the established authority of the Department of Justice, limit public statements and eliminate leaks", he said, echoing the sentiments he had outlined in a May 9 memo that the White House released publicly that day ...

by | May 21, 2017 | 11:23

Comey is expected to speak before the committee after May 29 - the end of Congress's Memorial Day break. "I am hopeful that [Comey] will clarify for the American people recent events that have been broadly reported in the media", said Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), the chairman of the committee.

by | May 21, 2017 | 11:50

Comey's abrupt sacking by President Donald Trump triggered a political firestorm with an angry opposition calling for an appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate the alleged Russian influence in last year's general elections. In response to a question about reports that a current White House official is caught up in the investigation, Tillerson said "I do not have any information or knowledge regarding the person of interest".

by | May 21, 2017 | 10:16

It was on the par-five 16th where the real damage was done as he had to take three tee shots on his way to a nine after sending his first two attempts out of bounds. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Scott McCarron eagled the par-5 18th hole for a 7-under 65 and a share of the first-round lead Thursday in the Regions Tradition , the first of the PGA Tour Champions' five majors.

by | May 21, 2017 | 10:11

Comey's highly anticipated testimony, which will be slated after the Memorial Day congressional recess, comes after he was sacked by Trump May 9 amid a mounting investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election and possible ties between Trump campaign associates and that country.

by | May 21, 2017 | 11:30

But, Herbert seems resolute. Chaffetz requested those memos and other records from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday. The Utah GOP's money problems continue. He strolled to four-easy re-elections in his heavily Republican district in that stretches from towns in the Wasatch Mountains to the Salt Lake suburbs and Provo, the home of Brigham Young University.

by | May 21, 2017 | 08:51

We expect widespread thunderstorms to develop across the entire area with a risk of large hail, damaging winds and a few tornadoes. The National Weather Service says the potentially severe storms are expected to travel Saturday through far eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.

by | May 21, 2017 | 09:11

MAXINE WATERS: We don't have to be afraid to use the word impeachment . What are the rules that he may have violated? Not just any crimes and misdemeanors, mind you. "This is not a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the President and Mr. Comey". These acts, when combined, amount to intimidation and obstruction.

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:42

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday. Tillerson spoke Thursday in Fairbanks, Alaska, at a meeting of the Arctic Council, an advisory group made up of the eight Arctic nations and indigenous groups.

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:01

President Trump has committed an act for which he should be charged by the U.S. House of Representatives. Price added, "We've been betting on impeachment for all recent USA presidents but, even at the height of the Lewinsky scandal, Bill Clinton was only ever 6-1 to be impeached".

by | May 21, 2017 | 07:11

Ebony Archie left her son, Kingston Frazier, asleep in a running Toyota Camry while she stepped into a Kroger grocery store not long after midnight on Thursday, law enforcement authorities said . Phil Bryant in a statement posted to Facebook Thursday. Kingston was found dead later Thursday morning in rural Madison County when a passerby noticed the vehicle abandoned on the side of the road and recognized it from the Amber Alert.

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:41

The rates in Arkansas (3.5 percent), Colorado (2.3 percent), and OR (3.7 percent) set new state lows in April. The rate in March was 3.9 percent and in April 2016, 4.1 percent. The Island of Maui in Maui County recorded a 2.9% unemployment rate in April 2017, up from the 2.8% rate recorded in March, and unchanged from the 2.9% rate reported in April of a year ago.

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:57

But, given the even greater difficulty of using the 25th Amendment to remove a president who is clueless about constitutional limits and delusional about his duties, we need to get over the allergy to the basic concept of removal through impeachment and stop thinking of it, inaccurately, as retribution for sinister intent.

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:04

Three other potential candidates Trump interviewed on Wednesday are former Oklahoma Gov. The former CT senator was a veteran Democrat and the party's vice presidential nominee in 2000, though he bucked the party in 2008 and endorsed GOP Sen.

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:53

The Times reported Friday that Trump told the Russians that recently fired FBI Director James Comey was a "nut job" whose ouster relieved "great pressure" on him. FBI Director James Comey arrives to testify before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation" on Capitol Hill in Washington , US, May 3, 2017.

by | May 21, 2017 | 03:59

Does the firing of FBI director James Comey (who led the FBI investigation into possible ties between Donald Trump, his associates and Russia), the explanations provided for this by the administration, or the reported Comey memo which allegedly states that Trump asked Comey to end the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn provide any grounds for legal proceedings against President Trump? During the presidential campaign, Ryan kept his distance from Trump.

by | May 21, 2017 | 05:13

The administration of US President Donald Trump chose to continue waiving nuclear-related sanctions on Wednesday despite its criticism of the agreement.That was a relief to Rouhani, who made the 2015 nuclear deal the centrepiece of his efforts to end Iran's isolation and rebuild its economy with foreign investment.

by | May 21, 2017 | 04:24

Trump has reportedly asked Netanyahu to slow Israeli settlement building activity in the West Bank, but the United States president has appointed a pro-settlement envoy to Israel, and the White House has failed to denounce plans for new units.

by | May 21, 2017 | 03:30

It's possible that through the course of the investigation charges could be changed or modified. This Madison County Detention Center booking photograph taken Thursday, May 18, 2017 shows Dwan Wakefield. The vehicle was found a few hours later behind a warehouse on a dead-end road in rural Madison County, about 15 miles from the supermarket, according to police.

by | May 21, 2017 | 02:57

The New York Times first, then The Washington Post and other outlets have reported that Trump had asked Comey in a February meeting not to pursue the Flynn probe and pursue reporters in leak cases instead. "It is obvious there are some people out there who want to harm the president", he said , though adding that members of Congress are "going to follow the facts wherever they may lead".

by | May 21, 2017 | 02:13

Mr Trump fired the former FBI director, James Comey, last week, setting off a firestorm of leaks and investigations. The report quotes Mr Trump as calling ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey "crazy" and "a real nut job".

by | May 21, 2017 | 03:17

Along with another day of rain in the Kansas City area, water levels continue to rise across Missouri, causing flooding and dozens of road closures. The rain comes after five people were killed in flooding in Missouri , the last two of them swept from their cars on Monday and Tuesday, after a storm dumped nearly 12 inches (30 cm) of rain in the region over the weekend, the National Weather Service said.

by | May 21, 2017 | 01:49

At a later ceremony at the grand Saudi Royal Court, the king placed the Collar of Abdulaziz Al Saud, the nation's highest civilian honor, around Trump's neck. Trump and the 81-year-old Salman were seen in friendly conversation inside the Royal Terminal at the airport just after Trump touched down. Billboards featuring the image of Trump and the king dotted the highways of Riyadh and lights bathed Trump's luxury hotel in red, white and blue lights and, at times, an image of the president's ...

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:34

The local numbers also are not adjusted for seasonal factors the way data is massaged for the overall state count. It is the first time Pueblo's rate has been below 4 percent since 2000. “Main Street Montana businesses are growing and hiring more workers, and we are coming up with new and innovative ways to make sure employers have the workforce they need.”.

by | May 21, 2017 | 00:37

Citing anonymous sources, the newspaper did not name the senior Trump administration staffer but said that the individual had become a " significant person of interest ". Former FBI Director Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel earlier this week to look into alleged Moscow meddling in the 2016 election, as well as potential collusion with Trump.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:39

First came that infamous NBC News interview on May 11. Committee chairman Senator Richard Burr said he wants to hear from Mr Comey on his role in the development of the United States intelligence agencies' assessment that Russian Federation interfered in last year's presidential elections.

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:40

Cornyn was elected to the Senate in 2002 and also sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee. Four candidates - Cornyn, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, attorney Alice Fisher and judge Michael Garcia - have interviews scheduled Saturday. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY said on NBC's " Meet the Press " on Sunday that the choice should be "certainly somebody not of a partisan background, certainly somebody of great experience and certainly somebody of courage".

by | May 20, 2017 | 23:54

The former congressman is expected to enter the plea Friday. But Clinton partly blamed her election loss to Republican Donald Trump on Comey's announcement. The controversy centered on Clinton's use of a private email server while she was US secretary of state. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Manhattan said Weiner will appear in court at 11 a.m., though it would not confirm the charge or the plea.

by | May 20, 2017 | 21:52

The Intelligence Committee set Friday as the deadline to turn over materials in connection with its investigation into alleged relations between President Donald Trump's associates and Russian officials. The move came after Flynn's lawyer refused to provide documents in response to their April 28 request for this information. Flynn's refusal would put him in contempt of Congress, a crime for which the former national security adviser could be jailed up to 12 months.

by | May 20, 2017 | 19:57

Most members who use the coverage buy it off the health care exchange created by the District of Columbia. The measure also would cut nearly $840 billion from Medicaid, the federal-state health care program for the poor , disabled and elderly.

by | May 20, 2017 | 20:12

Women here, including visitors and foreign dignitaries, are expected to be fully covered in public, including their head and hair, per religious and legal code. More than a dozen horses flanked the presidential limousine Saturday as Trump was slowly driven to the Royal Court in Riyadh . After wrapping up his two-day visit, Trump will travel to Israel, Palestine and the Vatican and then on to Brussels and Sicily where he is to take part in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 summits.