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William Barr's granddaughter's handwritten notes of confirmation hearing

It was William Barr's confirmation hearing, but his grandson, Liam, stole part of the spotlight. The young boy sat next to his parents as senators questioned Barr, President Donald Trump's choice to replace Jeff Sessions as attorney general secretary. Liam, 8, is the son of Barr's daughter, Mary Daly, a federal prosecutor who works for the law firm Rod Rosenstein …

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IRS Recalling 46,000 Workers to Manage Tax Refund Despite Partial Suspension: NPR

IRS worker Christine Helquist joins a federal worker protesting against the government's suspension outside the federal building in Ogden, Utah. Rick Bowmer / AP hide caption change text Rick Bowmer / AP IRS workers Christine Helquist joins a federal worker protesting against the governmental stop outside the federal building in Ogden, Utah. Rick Bowmer / AP More than half of …

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The FBI interview makes great news – so why is it still secret?

J ames Baker – FBI General Advice during both Clinton e-mail and Trump-Russia investigations – put in two interviews with house researchers in October in October. After the meetings – one on October 3, the second October 18 – Republican rep. Mark Meadows called parts of Baker's testimony "explosive". Republicans intended to make the interviews public. The issue was not …

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Gillibrand tells Colbert that she is forming the presidential exploration committee

New York Democratic Late Kirsten Gillibrand announced during a release of Stephen Colbert's "late show" on Tuesday night that she has formed an investigative committee for a presidential campaign in 2020 and returns her previous assurances that she would continue to serve in Senate instead. Gillibrand, 52, will enter an increasingly crowded field of Democrats trying to unseat President Trump. …

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Kirsten Gillibrand launches 2020 Presidential Exploratory Committee

NEW YORK – Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (DN.Y.) has launched a preparatory committee to start collecting money for a possible 2020 presidential campaign, she said Tuesday during a look at "The Late Show" with Stephen Colbert. "I present an exploratory committee to the US President – tonight!" Gillibrand told host Stephen Colbert and evoke a bowl from the studio college. asked …

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Birmingham, Ala Wins Lawsuit About Its Covering Of A Confederate Monument: NPR

A man walks past the covered Confederate monument in downtown Birmingham, Ala., In August 2017.                                                                            Hal Yeager / Getty Images                                       hide caption toggle caption Hal Yeager / Getty Images               A man walks past the covered Confederate monument in downtown Birmingham, Ala., In August 2017. Hal Yeager / Getty Images                       For more …

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Hadiya Pendleton's murderer learns her fate

(newser) – The man who killed deadly Hadiya Pendleton, Chicago 15-year-old killed a few days after practicing his college band when President Obama's second inauguration, was sentenced to 84 years in prison. Police said Michaeil Ward admitted he was killing his teens and injuring two others in a case of erroneous identity during a war, but his defense lawyer claimed …

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Former Pepsi CEO top white house shortlist for World Bank

A top candidate who is eyed for the record is Indra Nooyi, the former top performer of PepsiCo who has been praised by Trump and his daughter. However, it is not clear if she is interested in the job and she did not respond to a request for comment. About the name she would be the first woman to lead …

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Former top FBI lawyer James Baker during criminal investigation for media leaks

F worms FBI Secretary General James Baker is a criminal investigation for unauthorized leaks to the media. The development was published in a letter sent Tuesday to the office of US lawyer John Durham for the District of Connecticut by Republican republics, Jim Jordan of Ohio and Mark Meadows of North Carolina. In the letter, the two legislators cite the …

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