Mueller: Trump Could Be Charged with Obstruction of Justice After Leaving Office

Wednesday during his testimony before Congress, former special counsel Robert Mueller said President Donald Trump could be charged with obstruction of justice after he leaves office. Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) asked, “Could you charge the president with a crime after he left office?” Mueller replied, “Yes.” Buck again asked, “You believe you could charge the … Continue reading Mueller: Trump Could Be Charged with Obstruction of Justice After Leaving Office

Gohmert Blasts Mueller: ‘Peter Strzok Hated Trump, You Didn’t Know That?’

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) blasted former Special Counsel Robert Mueller for hiring “a bunch of people that did not like the president” – like Peter Strzok – during the House Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday morning. During the contentious exchange, the Texas lawmaker questioned Mueller about his decision to stack his team with people who hated President … Continue reading Gohmert Blasts Mueller: ‘Peter Strzok Hated Trump, You Didn’t Know That?’

Pundits Weigh In: Robert Mueller Appears Weak, Frail, Confused During Hearing

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller appeared frail during his testimony in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, sparking speculation from a variety of political sources about his abilities. President Barack Obama’s former campaign director David Axelrod noted on Twitter that Mueller “does not appear as sharp as he was” during his testimony. This … Continue reading Pundits Weigh In: Robert Mueller Appears Weak, Frail, Confused During Hearing

Mueller Tells Panel His Report Does Not Exonerate Trump

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller told members of the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday his report did not exonerate President Trump, despite the fact there is no evidence the Trump campaign conspired with the Russian government. Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) focused on the “obstruction” claims, which Democrats have been eagerly pursuing, and asked Mueller … Continue reading Mueller Tells Panel His Report Does Not Exonerate Trump

FNC’s Chris Wallace on Mueller Hearing: ‘This Has Been a Disaster for the Democrats’

Wednesday during a break in FBI special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony before Congress, Fox News Channel’s Chris Wallace declared the hearing a “disaster for the Democrats.” Wallace said, “This has been a disaster for the Democrats and a disaster for the reputation of Robert Mueller. He has seemed very uncertain with his brief. He doesn’t seem … Continue reading FNC’s Chris Wallace on Mueller Hearing: ‘This Has Been a Disaster for the Democrats’

Rep. Ratcliffe Eviscerates Robert Mueller for Violating DOJ Policy and Trump’s Presumption of Innocence

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) eviscerated former Special Counsel Robert Mueller for flouting Justice Department policies as well as the principle of presumption of innocence by declaring he could “not exonerate” Donald Trump of obstruction of justice. Ratcliffe asked Mueller, who testified Wednesday on Capitol Hill to the House Justice Committee, where in Justice Department policies … Continue reading Rep. Ratcliffe Eviscerates Robert Mueller for Violating DOJ Policy and Trump’s Presumption of Innocence

Robert Mueller: James Comey and I Were Friends

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller admitted Wednesday he was friends with FBI Director James Comey. “We were friends,” Mueller replied when questioned by Rep. Louis Gohmert about his relationship with Comey. Mueller testified in the House Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday. During the session, Gohmert cited a 2013 profile on Comey reporting that when Comey … Continue reading Robert Mueller: James Comey and I Were Friends

Robert Mueller: Democrats’ Collusion with Russia ‘Outside My Purview’

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller told the House Judiciary Committee repeatedly on Wednesday morning that the potential collusion between Democrats and Russians in the 2016 presidential election was “outside my purview.” Though his mandate required him to investigate Russian interference in the election without specific reference to a particular candidate or party, Mueller made it … Continue reading Robert Mueller: Democrats’ Collusion with Russia ‘Outside My Purview’

74% of College Students Believe Trump Should Face a Second Mueller Investigation

A new poll suggests that an overwhelming majority of college students think that President Donald Trump should face additional investigation for obstruction of justice during the Mueller investigation. According to a new poll by College Pulse, 74 percent of college students think that President Donald Trump should face an additional investigation for obstruction of justice … Continue reading 74% of College Students Believe Trump Should Face a Second Mueller Investigation

Watch Live: Turning Point USA’s Teen Student Action Summit, Day 3

Day 3 of Turning Point USA (TPUSA)’s annual Teen Student Action Summit (TSAS) kicks off in Washington, DC on Wednesday morning. According to the organization, over 1,000 high school students from across the country will be in attendance. Day 3 of the event will begin at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, and will feature Senator Rand … Continue reading Watch Live: Turning Point USA’s Teen Student Action Summit, Day 3

British Lawmakers Laud Failed Prime Minister Theresa May at Final Commons Session

Theresa May will travel to Buckingham Palace to meet with Queen Elizabeth II and formalise the end of her leadership after her final meeting as Prime Minister with Members of Parliament, where she was lauded with praise. UPDATE 1430 — Theresa May’s final words as Prime Minister Speaking before she got in the Prime Ministerial … Continue reading British Lawmakers Laud Failed Prime Minister Theresa May at Final Commons Session

Robert Mueller Caught Contradicting His Report in Testimony to Congress

Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) caught former Special Counsel Robert Mueller in a contradiction in his testimony before the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday morning, noting that Mueller was saying something different now than he said in his report. Democrats had hauled Mueller before the committee after the report found that there had been no collusion … Continue reading Robert Mueller Caught Contradicting His Report in Testimony to Congress

Robert Mueller Revives Russia Hoax: ‘We Did Not Address Collusion’

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller told the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday his investigation did not “address” matters relating to “collusion” with the Russian government because that does not amount to a “legal term.” Mueller testified before the House Judiciary Committee regarding his investigation which found no evidence of Russian collusion and Attorney General William Barr … Continue reading Robert Mueller Revives Russia Hoax: ‘We Did Not Address Collusion’

Former Disney Star Bella Thorne: ‘I’m Actually Pansexual and I Didn’t Know’

Former Disney star Bella Thorne announced that she’s pansexual in a recent interview, saying she didn’t identify as such until someone explained the sexual orientation to her. The former Shake it Up! actress, who is promoting her new book, The Life of a Wannabe Mogul: Mental Disarray, confirmed her new sexual orientation during an interview with Good Morning America on … Continue reading Former Disney Star Bella Thorne: ‘I’m Actually Pansexual and I Didn’t Know’

Cuba, the Healthcare Darling of the International Left, Is Running Out of Medicine

Healthcare authorities in Cuba blamed a “complex situation” Tuesday for growing shortages of basic medicines that many in the country need to stay alive, stating that as many as 44 key medications will remain elusive nationwide throughout August. The drugs listed as at risk for the greatest shortages include beta blockers for high blood pressure, … Continue reading Cuba, the Healthcare Darling of the International Left, Is Running Out of Medicine

Donald Trump Rips Robert Mueller for Bringing ‘Never Trumper’ Lawyer to Congressional Hearing

President Donald Trump criticized former Special Counsel Robert Mueller for bringing his top aide Aaron Zebley to assist him while testifying to Congress on Wednesday. “So Robert Mueller has now asked for his long time Never Trumper lawyer to sit beside him and help with answers,” Trump wrote. “What’s this all about?” Trump pointed out … Continue reading Donald Trump Rips Robert Mueller for Bringing ‘Never Trumper’ Lawyer to Congressional Hearing

Google Insider to Project Veritas: Big Corporate Power Merging with Politics Is ‘Dangerous’

“I don’t see any doubt that [Google] is very politically biased” — those are the words of Greg Coppola, a senior software engineer at Google who spoke to Project Veritas about political bias at the company for which he has worked for five years. In his interview, Coppola questioned the veracity of Google’s assurances to … Continue reading Google Insider to Project Veritas: Big Corporate Power Merging with Politics Is ‘Dangerous’

Live Updates: Robert Mueller Testifies on Trump-Russia Report Findings

Former special counsel Robert Mueller on Wednesday is testifying before Congressional lawmakers regarding his investigation into now-debunked criminal conspiracy between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia. Mueller will testify publicly at 8:30 a.m. EST before the House Judiciary Committee and at noon EST before the House Intelligence Committee. Mueller has said that he will not … Continue reading Live Updates: Robert Mueller Testifies on Trump-Russia Report Findings

Watch Live: Robert Mueller Testifies Before Congress on Russia Investigation

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller will testify before the House Committee on the Judiciary Wednesday, speaking about his time as special counsel for the Department of Justice (DOJ), investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Mueller has come to this point over a long and twisted road. After the release of the special … Continue reading Watch Live: Robert Mueller Testifies Before Congress on Russia Investigation

Afghanistan Requests ‘Clarification’ on Trump Saying He Could Wipe It ‘Off the Face of the Earth’

The Afghan government asked for “clarification” following U.S. President Donald Trump’s remarks Monday about being able to wipe Afghanistan “off the face of the earth” if he really wanted to win the war there. Responding to Trump’s comments on Tuesday, the office of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said: Afghanistan is one of the most deep-rooted … Continue reading Afghanistan Requests ‘Clarification’ on Trump Saying He Could Wipe It ‘Off the Face of the Earth’

Russia’s FSB Hacked, Worst Data Breach in Russian Intelligence History

News broke over the weekend that Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB), the agency that took over domestic security after the dissolution of the KGB, was targeted by hackers over the past two months. The size of the data files posted online by the hackers suggests it was the worst data breach ever suffered by a … Continue reading Russia’s FSB Hacked, Worst Data Breach in Russian Intelligence History

India Denies Asking Trump to Mediate in Dispute with Pakistan over Kashmir

The Indian government denied U.S. President Donald Trump’s claim on Tuesday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked him to mediate the territorial dispute over Kashmir between nuclear-armed India and Pakistan, arguing that it is a bilateral issue no third party can help resolve. Via Twitter on Tuesday, Raveesh Kumar, a spokesman for India’s External Affairs … Continue reading India Denies Asking Trump to Mediate in Dispute with Pakistan over Kashmir

Iran Sends Foreign Minister to Leftist Latin America States for Support

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif traveled to Latin America this week to meet with left-wing leaders in Bolivia, Venezuela, and Nicaragua, seeking to bolster diplomatic relations amid increasing isolation from the international community. Zarif began his tour with a visit to the Venezuelan capital of Caracas, where he attended a Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) foreign ministers’ … Continue reading Iran Sends Foreign Minister to Leftist Latin America States for Support

Johnson to Assemble Brexiteer Cabinet that Reflects ‘Modern Britain’

Boris Johnson is said to be forming a Cabinet with Brexiteers in top positions, whilst reports claim that he will be retaining some Remainers. Mr Johnson, who won the Conservative Party leadership election with two-thirds of the vote on Tuesday, will be summoned to Buckingham Palace this afternoon for an audience with Queen Elizabeth II … Continue reading Johnson to Assemble Brexiteer Cabinet that Reflects ‘Modern Britain’

German MP: PM BoJo Bad News for Merkel and Berlin Establishment

German populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) MP Petr Bystron has predicted that new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will be good for the UK, but bad for the German establishment. In a statement released Tuesday, Mr Bystron, who serves as AfD speaker for foreign policy in the Bundestag, said: “Thanks to the stubborn intransigence of … Continue reading German MP: PM BoJo Bad News for Merkel and Berlin Establishment

Iran Claims Atomic Chief Assassinated in Joint Israel, U.S. Operation

The late chief of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano was assassinated in a covert, joint operation by Israel and the U.S., a report distributed Wednesday by the semi-official Iran Tasnim news agency claims. Tasnim alleged Amano is thought to have been “eliminated” by the two countries “so the UN nuclear agency could … Continue reading Iran Claims Atomic Chief Assassinated in Joint Israel, U.S. Operation

‘Britain’s Trump’: Iran Media Can’t Get Enough of Boris Johnson

Iran’s main media outlets could not get enough of new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday, delivering saturation coverage of the man they claim is a new incarnation of U.S. President Donald Trump. He replaces Theresa May, who announced her resignation last month after Parliament repeatedly rejected the withdrawal agreement she struck with the … Continue reading ‘Britain’s Trump’: Iran Media Can’t Get Enough of Boris Johnson

‘Flip-Flop’ Johnson: Five Times Boris U-Turned on Brexit, the EU, and Trump

In the weeks leading up to Boris Johnson’s election as leader of the Conservative Party, thereby becoming the prime minister, the Leave campaigner had pledged to take the UK out of the EU on October 31st, with or without a deal. However, Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has expressed doubt whether Mr Johnson will deliver, … Continue reading ‘Flip-Flop’ Johnson: Five Times Boris U-Turned on Brexit, the EU, and Trump