An attorney for porn star Stormy Daniels said on Tuesday
that President Donald Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen, was paid $500,000
by a company with ties to a Russian oligarch who was hit last month with
U.S. sanctions to punish Moscow for activities that included suspected
meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey won the Republican U.S. Senate nomination in West Virginia on Tuesday,
beating former coal executive Don Blankenship and calming the fears of
party leaders who thought the brash ex-convict would spoil their chance
to pick up a Senate seat.
(Reuters) - A Russian company accused by U.S. prosecutors of funding a
propaganda operation to tilt the 2016 presidential election in President
Donald Trump's favor and stir disharmony in the United States is
expected to plead not guilty on Wednesday at a court hearing.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A group of young immigrants asked a U.S. federal court on Tuesday
for permission to have a judge consider their interests in a lawsuit
filed last week by Texas and six other states to force an end to the
program that protects some immigrants who arrived illegally as children
Hawaii (Reuters) - Emergency crews ordered Hawaii residents to leave
their homes after two new fissures opened up near the Kilauea volcano,
almost a week after it started a series of huge explosions.
USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (Reuters) - The routine begins with a raised hand
waving furiously and ends, like a well-executed ballet, on one knee, arm
extended forward and two pointed fingers signaling take-off.
BOSTON (Reuters) - A former New England mob boss and an associate are set to go on trial on Wednesday
on charges that they participated in the 1993 murder of a Boston
nightclub manager whose remains were discovered behind an abandoned
Rhode Island mill two years ago.
- The Mormon church is ending its century-long relationship with the
Boy Scouts to focus on its own global youth leadership and development
program as the social views of the organizations have gradually moved
apart in recent years.
(Reuters) - For those longing for a taste of the upcoming wedding of
Britain's Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle, a pair of
Washington sisters are ready to provide it - in cupcake form.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to return from North Korea
with three American detainees, as well as details of an upcoming summit
between leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, according to
a South Korean official.