First Read's Morning Clips: Donald Trump v. Jeff Sessions
Trump's bombshell interview with the New York Times: “President Trump said on Wednesday that he never would have appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions had he known Mr. Sessions would recuse himself from overseeing the Russia investigation that ...
Trump's deeply worrisome New York Times interview reveals a lawless president
Sessions: No plans to resign after Trump criticism
Trump criticizes Sessions and vents frustration at Russia investigation and leaders of the Justice Department and FBI
Sen. John McCain faced death twice as a Navy fighter pilot. And survived brutal years as a POW.
Sen. John McCain, the Arizona Republican who has been diagnosed with a deadly form of brain cancer, told his best friend in the Senate: “I've been through worse.” Much worse. Fifty years ago, the former presidential candidate faced down death ...
The Capital City Contemplates The Possibility Of A Washington Without John McCain
As John McCain faces his own fight, his colleagues forge ahead on health care
Pols and lawmakers offer McCain support after cancer diagnosis: 'He will beat this'
What to expect from the OJ Simpson parole hearing
Sometime Thursday, O.J. Simpson is expected to learn whether the Nevada Board of Parole will vote to free him in the fall or whether he will continue to serve a nine-to-33-year sentence for 12 convictions, including kidnapping and armed robbery ...
OJ Simpson Parole Hearing: Will the Nevada Board of Parole Grant His Freedom?
Before OJ Simpson parole hearing, Ron Goldman's family says they may never see justice
F. Lee Bailey says he hopes OJ Simpson is granted parole
Police: 2 African teens reported missing crossed into Canada
Washington (CNN) Two of the six teenagers who were reported missing while visiting Washington for an international robotics competition have crossed into Canada, police said Thursday. The six teens represented Burundi, a small country in East Africa, ...
Teens from African robotics team reported missing in Washington
Teens from Burundi robotics team go missing in US
2 missing Burundi teens entered Canada; no foul play suspected
New York Times
Video Appears to Show Baltimore Police Officer Planting Drugs
New York Times
Body camera footage appears to show a Baltimore police officer planting drugs near the scene of an arrest in January. By BALTIMORE POLICE DEPARTMENT, VIA STORYFUL on Publish Date July 19, 2017. Photo by Maryland Office of the Public Defender.
Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous'
A lawyer for the family of an Australian woman shot dead by police in Minneapolis says suggestions officers feared an ambush were "ludicrous". Robert Bennett said Justine Damond was in her pyjamas when she approached them and "was not a threat to ...
Cop's family implies shooting of Australian woman was a mistake
Officer in Damond shooting doesn't have to talk to BCA
Minnesota shooting shows police body cameras not used enough
New York Times
India Elects President From Caste Once Known as 'Untouchables'
New York Times
Ram Nath Kovind in New Delhi last month. He was elected India's 14th president on Thursday. Credit Tsering Topgyal/Associated Press. NEW DELHI — A Dalit was elected India's 14th president on Thursday, a rare achievement for a member of a community ...
India low caste leader elected president in boost for Modi coalition
India elects Ram Nath Kovind, a member of 'untouchable' class, as president
India's new president rose from poverty to high office
Canadian Official Touches Queen Elizabeth in Possible Royal Protocol Breach
LONDON — Canada's Governor General David Johnston caused a media storm in Britain after he gently touched Queen Elizabeth II in an apparent breach of royal protocol. "Governor-General breaks royal protocol by TOUCHING the Queen" screamed a ...
Canada governor breaches protocol, touches Queen Elizabeth II's elbow for safety on stairs
No touching: Canadian Governor-General breaks protocol with hand on Queen Elizabeth
Regal rules: The dos and don'ts for meeting the Queen
Ryan Seacrest's Journey Back to American Idol: A Year of Questions Ending With New and Old Gigs
Who says you can't go home again? Ryan Seacrest will return to American Idol, once again hosting the reality singing competition. American Idol will return to life after just a year off the air, this time airing on ABC. Fox's version ran for 15 seasons ...
It's official: Ryan Seacrest to return as host of 'American Idol'
It's Official! Ryan Seacrest Nabs at Least $10 Million to Host Idol Reboot: 'To Be Asked to Return Is an Honor'
Ryan Seacrest Returns To Host ABC's 'American Idol'; Keeps 'Kelly & Ryan' Gig
The Health 202: Conservatives furious and plotting revenge for health-care fail
THE PROGNOSIS. Ken Cuccinelli, president of the Senate Conservatives Fund. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images). Conservatives are furious – furious – that Senate Republicans got close to repealing big parts of Obamacare and are now on the verge of ...
Fact Check: Trump's Confusing Remarks To Senate Republicans On Health Care
GOP reverses course on healthcare
Senate Republicans still at impasse after late-night health care meeting