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Justice IG sends criminal referral of Andrew McCabe to US attorney - CNN

Washington (CNN) The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral regarding former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to the US attorney's office in Washington, according to a source familiar with the matter. A McCabe spokesperson ...and more »

Cuba's new president vows to defend legacy of Castro revolution - Reuters

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's new president, Miguel Diaz-Canel, began his term on Thursday with a promise to defend the socialist revolution led by the Castro brothers since 1959, giving a sober speech that also emphasized the need to modernize the island ...

McConnell, the Senate's decider, discovers the limits of his control - Washington Post

Mitch McConnell is correct when he boasts of being the Senate's decider, the person who determines which bills and nominations get considered. “I'm the one who decides what we take to the floor. That's my responsibility as the majority leader. And we ...

No Criminal Charges in Prince's Overdose Death - New York Times

Two years after the sudden death of Prince by accidental fentanyl overdose, one of the lingering mysteries surrounding the enigmatic musician concerned how and where he obtained the powerful synthetic opioid that killed him and whether anyone would be ...

Trump attorney Michael Cohen withdraws libel lawsuits over Russia dossier - Washington Post

Lawyers for President Trump's longtime attorney Michael Cohen have withdrawn defamation lawsuits against BuzzFeed and the political research firm Fusion GPS related to a dossier that included claims Cohen helped organize Russian interference into the ...

Trump escalates feud with California governor, refuses to pay for National Guard deployment - Washington Post

President Trump has threatened to upend a tentative agreement between the state of California and federal officials to mobilize National Guard personnel and send them to the Mexican border, declaring via tweet Thursday that his administration will not ...

Syracuse University suspends fraternity after 'extremely racist' video emerges - CNN

(CNN) Syracuse University has suspended a professional fraternity after video footage surfaced showing members exhibiting "extremely racist" behavior, according to the university's chancellor. Videos purport to show members of Theta Tau, an engineering ...

#TBT: Barbara Bush's own diplomatic triumph - CNN

(CNN) Since her passing on Tuesday, a lot has been said of Barbara Bush, admiring her wit, love of family and her role as first lady. Her 1990 address to Wellesley College graduates checked all of those boxes, serving up some of her greatest hits. You ...

'Ain't nobody got time for this': 911 dispatcher sentenced to jail after hanging up on thousands of callers - Washington Post

It took Hua Li two minutes and three tries to get help from Houston 911 as a convenience store owner lay bleeding to death on the floor of his store after being shot. Li was about to walk into a Raceway in Houston to buy a lottery ticket in May 2016 ...

Philadelphia's top cop apologizes to black men arrested at Starbucks - CNN

(CNN) Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross apologized Thursday to two black men who were arrested while waiting for a business meeting at Starbucks, saying he made the situation worse by initially defending his officers' actions. Ross' apology ...