Flynn Rejects Trump-Russia Probe Subpoena

President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn invoked the fifth amendment on Monday, rebuffing a subpoena in the investigation into Russia’s election meddling. AP reporter Chad Day breaks down the latest details. (May 22) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global …

UK Prime Minister defends social care plan

UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, has rushed to defend the controversial social care plan contained in her party’s election manifesto. What is all the fuss about? The Conservative party’s lead in the opinion polls was cut in half after the unveiling of its proposal to make elderly people with assets of more than 115,000 euros …

Voting extended amid high turnout in tight Iran election

Iranians turned out in droves to vote in an unexpectedly tight presidential election on Friday. Shortly before polls were due to close, voting was extended by at least four hours because many people were still waiting to cast their ballots, state television reported. The stakes are high in a country just emerging from international isolation. …

Iran: President Hassan Rouhani wins re-election – Interior Ministry

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has won re-election with 23.5 million votes, the Interior Ministry reports. Some 40 million people turned out to cast their ballot. That’s around 70 percent of the electorate. The campaign was hard-fought, particularly between moderate Rouhani and his closest contender, hardliner Ebrahim Raisi. During a live television debate ahead of the …

Are Dems alienating their base?

Even Dems like Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is worried Dems are failing to connect with middle class Americans and are increasingly alienating its base with table-pounding politics. Former presidential candidate Jim Webb sounds off #Tucker

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

Former congressman Anthony Weiner has pleaded guilty to transmitting sexual material to a minor and could get years in prison. The judge told him he would have to register as a sex offender. (May 19) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news …