President Donald Trump asked then-acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker if a US attorney he appointed could oversee an investigation tied to himself after the US attorney in question had already recused himself from the probe, The New York Times reported Tuesday.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 4:11 pm
Wannabe vampires, beware: The US Food and Drug Administration warned Tuesday against using plasma infusions from young blood donors to ward off the effects of normal aging as well as other more serious conditions. Plasma, the liquid portion of the blood, contains proteins that help clot blood.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 3:35 pm
Indiana may have been the 19th state to enter the United States, but it took until 2019 for the Hoosier State to get its first national park.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 3:29 pm
An almost two-year-old girl has gone viral after her uncle posted a video to Twitter showing her dance moves to Beyoncé's hit "Crazy In Love."
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 2:39 pm
It's late November and Michael B. Jordan is preparing to head overseas. He leaves on Thanksgiving for an international leg of press for his film "Creed II." His travels were going to take him to places like London and Africa. Then his schedule had him diving into award season here in the states. March, he said, would bring a breather.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 2:20 pm
Former Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe set off a firestorm during his "60 Minutes" interview when he said that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had initiated a discussion "about how many Cabinet officials might support" removing President Donald Trump from office by using the 25th Amendment. This has prompted outrage among the President's supporters, who see this as nothing short of an attempted coup. Senator Lindsey Graham, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has even promised to commence hearings into the matter.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 2:11 pm
Stock buybacks have come under fire lately, with politicians on both sides of the aisle arguing that the only people who benefit when big companies repurchase their own shares are already wealthy CEOs and other executives.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 12:18 pm
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg took the bench at the Supreme Court Tuesday morning to hear oral arguments for the first time since she announced she'd undergone surgery in December for cancer.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 12:10 pm
Amy Klobuchar is not the candidate of shiny new ideas, and that much was on display Monday night at her CNN Town Hall appearance. She is very much the candidate of cooperation -- and of "no." No Green New Deal. No Medicare for All. No free college. What she does promise: Competence. Compromise. Order.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 10:50 am
The Vatican has revealed that it maintains secret guidelines for priests who father children despite their vows of celibacy.
Posted on: 19 February 2019 | 9:05 am