US Justice Department to expand investigation to look at FBI tactics

ET, CBS News' Paula Reid and Major Garrett confirm. Separately on Monday, Trump's ally Chuck Grassley, the Iowa Republican who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, said he wants more documents from the Justice Department about a figure connected ... More..

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Black box found in Cuba plane crash
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Black box found in Cuba plane crash

Three women survived the crash, but they were in critical condition, suffering burns and other trauma, the director of the hospital in Havana where they were being treated said on Saturday. Yasniel Diaz, a 21...More..

American Idol: Who Brought It Hardest in the Performance Finale?
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

American Idol: Who Brought It Hardest in the Performance Finale?

Prior to Monday's finale, Idol season 15 champion Trent Harmon opened up to ET during a Facebook Live chat, where he revealed the recommendations he had for the season 16 finalists and victor. But now I'm h...More..

Donald Glover Imagines Lando Film as 'Frasier In Space
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Donald Glover Imagines Lando Film as 'Frasier In Space

The latest spin-off in the Disney/Lucasfilm franchise tells the origin story of beloved Star Wars scoundrel Han Solo , originally brought to life by Harrison Ford four decades ago. Solo: A Star Wars Story ...More..

Baltimore police officer fatally shot; 'armed suspect' on free
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Baltimore police officer fatally shot; 'armed suspect' on free

Cpl. Shawn Vincent, a spokesman for the Baltimore County Police Department, said he could not confirm the governor's statement that the officer was shot. It's unclear whether or not the officer died because of ...More..

Dow Jones surges 298 points over subsiding US-China trade tensions
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Dow Jones surges 298 points over subsiding US-China trade tensions

Mnuchin has said to expect to see a big increase - 35 percent to 45 percent this year alone - in USA farm sales to China . He anxious that the China hawks, U.S. That really wasn't the issue. In the short t...More..

North Korea summit: Pence warns Kim Jong-un not to 'play Trump'
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

North Korea summit: Pence warns Kim Jong-un not to 'play Trump'

Engaging with UN human rights mechanisms, including the upcoming UN Universal Periodic Review and a review under the Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, while responding seriously to recommen...More..

Lou Lamoriello to Take Over Islanders' Front Office
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Lou Lamoriello to Take Over Islanders' Front Office

Beyond the makeup of the front office, the biggest question mark surrounding Lamoriello's takeover of the Islanders is what it means for star center John Tavares , who is eligible to become an unrestricted fre...More..

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders announces his re-election bid
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders announces his re-election bid

The senator from the USA state of Vermont pledged he would continue to be the fiercest opponent in the Senate to congressional Republicans and President Donald Trump . Sanders doesn't face a Republican chall...More..

Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Royal Wedding Reception
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's Royal Wedding Reception

The identity of the wedding dress designer, British-born Clare Waight Keller at the French fashion house Givenchy, remained a secret until the moment the bride stepped out of her bridal vehicle at the chapel. "...More..

Woman says Mario Batali drugged, sexually assaulted her in 'rape room'
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Woman says Mario Batali drugged, sexually assaulted her in 'rape room'

He previously stepped down from " The Chew " and all daily operations at his restaurants after being accused of inappropriately touching four women over 20 years. "I came in with this idea that I knew this part...More..

PM Abbasi visits family of Sabika Sheikh, extends condolences
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

PM Abbasi visits family of Sabika Sheikh, extends condolences

In Pakistan, the Santa Fe shooting has unleashed an outpouring of sympathy and horror over the tragic murder of Sheikh, who had been in the U.S. for 10 months and was just weeks away from coming home. "We miss ...More..

Cavaliers respond to Celtics with their best game of playoffs | Jeff Schudel
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Cavaliers respond to Celtics with their best game of playoffs | Jeff Schudel

Cleveland shot 17-of-34 from behind the three-point arc, with LeBron James, J.R. Smith and Kyle Korver shooting for a combined 10-for-11 from distance. Against the defensive-minded Pacers, the Cavs' offense...More..

Stormy lawyer: Two more women may have deals with Trump
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Stormy lawyer: Two more women may have deals with Trump

Cohen has said he fronted the money for Trump , but the president did not list any debts to the lawyer in his federally required financial disclosure filing previous year. The agency reviewed the form and made...More..

It's Neither Yanny Nor Laurel - It's Covfefe!
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

It's Neither Yanny Nor Laurel - It's Covfefe!

Unlike the Laurel and Yanny phenomenon, this one's slightly different. This time , the two words you can hear are "brainstorm" or "green needle ". What you hear also depends on your age . Sarah Huckab...More..

White House seizes on claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation spy inside campaign
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

White House seizes on claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation spy inside campaign

Trump's comments came on the anniversary of Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel to head the Justice Department probe into possible coordination between Russian Federation and Trump campaign off...More..

US Fertility Rates Hit Record Low in 2017
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

US Fertility Rates Hit Record Low in 2017

The total fertility rate in the U.S.in 2017 was once again below the level at which a generation can replace itself. "The rate has generally been below replacement since 1971", according to the report from CD...More..

Trump To Propose Title 10 Funding Cuts For Abortion Groups
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Trump To Propose Title 10 Funding Cuts For Abortion Groups

The lawsuit also states that the Act violates equal protection rights "singling out abortion from all other medical procedures; and discriminating against women on the basis of their sex and the basis of gend...More..

PES leaders call for stepping up of European Union accession for Balkan countries
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

PES leaders call for stepping up of European Union accession for Balkan countries

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the EU executive would launch on Friday the process of activating a "blocking statute" - legislation banning EU companies from complying with US sanctions ...More..

by | Friday, May 18, 2018

European Union demands an end to Trump tariff threats

As the bloc paved the way for retaliation, its 28 leaders meeting in the Bulgarian capital Sofia made a rare demonstration of unity in the face of what EU President Donald Tusk called the "capricious assertiven...More..

Hamas plans further protests as it rejects medical supplies from Israel
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Hamas plans further protests as it rejects medical supplies from Israel

Israel has been buoyed by the new Jerusalem missions, which have infuriated the Palestinians. The move is also seen by some as a gesture to elicit U.S. Although the baby's family blames Israeli forces, an unn...More..

Aaron Schlossberg: Lawyer Runs Away From Reporters After Shocking Racist Rant
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Aaron Schlossberg: Lawyer Runs Away From Reporters After Shocking Racist Rant

He also threatened to call U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on workers who he assumed were "not documented" and have them "kicked out of [his] country". "Curious, how does a lawyer (years of stu...More..

Multiple deaths after school bus collides with dump truck in New Jersey
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Multiple deaths after school bus collides with dump truck in New Jersey

One student, speaking outside Morristown Medical Center, described a truck hitting from behind before the bus flipped. Dozens of people from the bus and the truck driver have been hospitalized. A school bus t...More..

Oil rallies but further upside looks limited for now
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Oil rallies but further upside looks limited for now

In its monthly report, the Paris-based IEA cut its forecast for global demand growth to 1.4 million barrels per day for 2018, from a previous estimate of 1.5 million bpd. In the short term, crude's strong gai...More..

Netanyahu said he agreed with the leaders of Hamas
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Netanyahu said he agreed with the leaders of Hamas

The Iranian envoy, who was addressing a UNSC open debate titled "Upholding International Law Within the Context of the Maintenance of International Peace and Security", said Trump and Israeli Prime Minister B...More..

US Senate approves Central Intelligence Agency director involved in torture interrogation
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

US Senate approves Central Intelligence Agency director involved in torture interrogation

He did not vote on Thursday. As it turns out, erstwhile CIA Director John Brennan, who was appointed under former President Barack Obama in 2013, held a similar view of waterboarding and faced quite a bit ...More..

Bashar al-Assad has travelled to Russian Federation to meet Vladimir Putin
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Bashar al-Assad has travelled to Russian Federation to meet Vladimir Putin

Bashar Al-Assad told his Russian counterpart about Syria's progress in fighting terrorism. Putin additionally congratulated Assad on the "successes of the Syrian authorities's military within the struggle i...More..

Ample alternative ports in Hawaii if volcano changes needed, NCL's Stuart says
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Ample alternative ports in Hawaii if volcano changes needed, NCL's Stuart says

Geologists said the 4:15 a.m. (10:15 a.m. EDT) explosion was likely the first in a series of steam-driven blasts last seen in 1924, rather than "the big one" that nervous residents had feared as Kilauea was roc...More..

US Air Force Sorry For 'Poor' Yanny/Laurel Joke About Afghan War
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

US Air Force Sorry For 'Poor' Yanny/Laurel Joke About Afghan War

The tweet from the official Air Force account built on an internet phenomenon in which an audio snippet with just two syllables is heard by listeners as either "Yanny" or "Laurel". The audio "illusion", whi...More..

Trump says United States doesn't have Libyan model approach to NK
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Trump says United States doesn't have Libyan model approach to NK

National Security Adviser John Bolton suggested the USA follow the model set in Libya , in which Moammar Gadhafi's regime was urged to halt its nuclear program in exchange for easing of sanctions. "We have ...More..