Watch live: Comey testifies before Senate Judiciary Committee on Russia probe
Washington — Former FBI Director James Comey is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday as part of the committee's probe into the origins of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Comey, who was fired by President Trump in 2017, oversaw the investigation, called "Crossfire Hurricane," which was eventually taken over by special counsel Rober...Continue reading
"Stand back and stand by": Trump declines to condemn white supremacists at debate
Washington — President Trump on Tuesday refused to unequivocally condemn white supremacists and far-right groups who have responded to ongoing protests against police brutality and racial injustice, instead pinning the blame for violent clashes on the "left wing."
During the first presidential debate, moderator and "Fox News Sunday" anchor Chris Wallace asked Mr. Tr...Continue reading
Trump said Portland's sheriff supports him. The sheriff disputes that.
Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese pushed back against a claim by President Trump that the "Portland sheriff" supports the president. Mr. Trump mentioned that the "Portland sheriff just came out today and said, 'I support President Trump'" during the first presidential debate on Tuesday night.
"In tonight's presidential debate the President said the 'Portland Sheriff' supports him. As t...Continue reading
Trump offered Barrett Supreme Court nomination three days after Ginsburg's death
Washington — President Trump offered Judge Amy Coney Barrett the nomination to the Supreme Court three days after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died, according to Barrett's questionnaire submitted to the Senate Judiciary Committee and released Tuesday. But the president at that time continued to publicly assert he was weighing up to five candidates and had yet to make his decision.
Obama accuses Trump administration of working to keep "communities of color" from voting in new ad
Former President Barack Obama is urging people to cast their ballots early, warning that the Trump administration is "working to keep people from voting" in a new ad for for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. The video was released ahead of Tuesday's presidential debate between Biden and President Trump.
In the clip shared by "The Shade Room," a popular Black celebrity ...Continue reading