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Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt sought client meeting with EPA

Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt sought client meeting with EPA

Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt sought client meeting with EPA  The Hill Lobbyist whose wife rented to Pruitt lobbied EPA despite denials  Politico Documents provide window into Scott Pruitt’s controversial $43000 phone booth  CBS News EPA chief is destroying clean air standards  STLtoday.com Pruitt reassigned lawmen as drivers, bodyguards in Oklahoma  Washington Post Full coverage Source link

Michael Cohen Has Said He Would Take a Bullet for Trump. Maybe Not Anymore.

Michael Cohen Has Said He Would Take a Bullet for Trump. Maybe Not Anymore.

Although Mr. Trump called Mr. Cohen last Friday, four days after the raid, to “check in,’’ according to people familiar with the call, he and Mr. Cohen have spoken little since Mr. Trump entered the White House. The two men did have dinner together at Mar-a-Lago, Mr. Trump’s private club in Florida, a few weeks […]

Giuliani to Join Trump's Legal Team

Giuliani to Join Trump's Legal Team

Mr. Trump and his associates believe the issues in New York pose a far greater challenge to the president than even Mr. Mueller’s investigation. They do not know what was taken from Mr. Cohen’s office, and it is not clear what exactly investigators are looking into. But the fact that the authorities were able to […]

Panelist: Trump's 'breeding' tweet is racist

Panelist: Trump's 'breeding' tweet is racist

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THE LATEST: 2 deputies stabbed inside the Douglas County Sheriff's Office

THE LATEST: 2 deputies stabbed inside the Douglas County Sheriff's Office

8:27 a.m.: An armed deputy sits at the sheriff office’s front desk from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and after 5 p.m. to get in the building, people have to call dispatchers, Conner said. UPDATE [8:25 a.m.]: Two deputies were stabbed at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office when a man with a mental illness claimed […]

Rep. Jim Jordan stuns CNN's Anderson Cooper by insisting Donald Trump doesn't lie (video)

Rep. Jim Jordan stuns CNN's Anderson Cooper by insisting Donald Trump doesn't lie (video)

WASHINGTON – Champaign County GOP Rep. Jim Jordan apparently follows a “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil” policy where President Donald Trump is concerned. On Monday night, the House Freedom Caucus co-founder got into a verbal exchange with CNN’s Anderson Cooper in which he repeatedly insisted that he’s never heard Trump lie. […]

The Latest: Greitens campaign pays $25000 to law firm

The Latest: Greitens campaign pays $25000 to law firm

ST. LOUIS — The Latest on the investigation of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens’ campaign has paid at least $25,000 to Husch Blackwell for legal representation as the Republican faces trouble on several fronts. Data released Monday show Greitens’ campaign in March paid the St. Louis law […]

Pilot killed after small plane crashes near Crozet

Pilot killed after small plane crashes near Crozet

Please enable Javascript to watch this video ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. — Virginia State Police said one person was killed when a  small plane crashed in western Albemarle County near Crozet Sunday night, WCAV reported.  Troopers said the plane went down around 9 p.m. on private property along Saddle Hollow Road near Crozet. “Rescue crews are […]

Starbucks CEO apologizes for arrests of two black men waiting in Philadelphia store

Starbucks CEO apologizes for arrests of two black men waiting in Philadelphia store

PHILADELPHIA — The chief executive of Starbucks has apologized after a video of two black men being arrested at a Philadelphia location went viral. Starbucks’ CEO Kevin Johnson issued a statement saying the situation had a “reprehensible outcome.” He promised the company has “immediately begun a thorough investigation of our practices.”  The video, captured by author […]

Flash flood warning posted for 1 million people in New Orleans, Jefferson Parish, other areas

Flash flood warning posted for 1 million people in New Orleans, Jefferson Parish, other areas

A flash flood warning was issued Saturday at mid-day (April 14) for almost 1 million people in New Orleans, Jefferson Parish and nearby areas. It remains in effect until 3:15 p.m. The National Weather Service cautioned against walking or driving through water and advised people in low-lying areas to move to higher ground. A similar […]