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Comey States Trump Asked Him to Drop Flynn Inquiry

Donald Trump directly asked the former FBI director, James Comey, to drop an investigation into his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, according to notes kept at the time by Comey. Trump asked FBI’s Comey to drop

Chelsea Manning Freed From Military Prison

Chelsea Manning was freed from the walls of Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas this morning. Manning will remain enlisted in the military because she filed an appeal after her trial. Chelsea Manning: Wikileaks source freed from

Disney Ransomed For Yet To Be Released Film

Walt Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger says the company is refusing to pay a ransom demanded by hackers.  The hackers claim they have stolen an unreleased film and will post it online. Disney hack: Ransom demanded

Did Trump Share Classified Info With Russia?

President Trump defended conversations he had with Russian officials following a report claiming he discussed classified information in those talks. The President went on to state he shared “facts” about terrorism and had “the absolute right to

Trump Urged to Hand Over Any Comey Tapes

U.S. lawmakers on Sunday called on President Donald Trump to turn over any tapes of conversations with fired FBI chief James Comey.  Trump had alluded to taped conversations in a tweet earlier last week. Comey sacking: Trump

Cyber-Attack Ransomware Hits Globally

Microsoft on Sunday said a software vulnerability stolen from the U.S. National Security Agency has affected customers around the world, as the spread of the WannaCry/WannaCrypt ransomware has hit most every country. Microsoft warns ransomware cyber-attack is

Shark Sightings on The Rise in Southern California

Shark sightings have risen close to Southern California shores, which have put lifeguards on higher alert. An organization that monitors shark activity says nearly 30 sharks were spotted in just one day this week. 25 great white

Oldest WWII Vet Turns 111

Talk about a happy birthday! Richard Overton the nation’s oldest living World War II veteran, turned 111 years old on Thursday. He’s lived in the same home for 72 years, My Statesman reports, and the GoFundMe was

Betsy DeVos Booed At College Commencement

Graduating students at Bethune-Cookman University booed turned their backs towards US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos during her speech at their commencement ceremony on May 10. Grads: Betsy DeVos can’t relate to black colleges Via rss.cnn.com 05/10/2017 3:09

Tunnel Collapses at Hanford Nuclear Reservation

An emergency was declared at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, a nuclear storage facility in Washington state. Part of a tunnel used to transport radioactive waste collapsed. No radiation was released, but Washington’s governor called the incident serious.