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Full Clapper: 'My Dashboard Warning Light Was Clearly On' Over Trump Campaign's Russia CommunicationsFormer Director of National Intelligence James Clapper tells Chuck Todd that he was "very concerned about the nature" of approaches between the Trump campaign and Russian agents during the 2016 elections

5/28/2017 12:48:19 AM

Full Kelly Interview: ‘Every Single Day’ Terrorists Are Plotting Against U.S.Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly joins Meet the Press to talk about reports that White House Adviser Jared Kushner tried to set up a secret Russia backchannel, and why he believes intelligence leaks are “darn close to treason.”

5/27/2017 11:48:26 PM

Texas toddler deaths: Two young children found dead ‘after being locked inside hot car’Two toddlers were found dead in a locked vehicle on Friday in Parker County, Texas. Temperatures had hit 96F (35C) when the mother of the children, a two-year-old girl and a 16-month-old boy, says she found them locked inside her car, according to a news release from the local sheriff’s office. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s website identifies the two children as Juliet and Cavanaugh Ramirez – and says the cause of their deaths is still pending.

5/28/2017 6:11:00 AM

Ramadan in Libya: little cash and too much violenceThe holy Muslim month of Ramadan began Saturday with a bitter taste for residents of Libya's capital, as a cash shortage bites, prices rise and deadly clashes returned to Tripoli. During Ramadan, Muslims around the world abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and having sex from dawn to dusk. Prices have multiplied by three or four times this year in Libya, including at Tomzini which is famed for its fresh spices.

5/27/2017 2:32:34 AM

Mortuary chief: John Glenn's remains weren't disrespectedDOVER, Del. (AP) — As Air Force officials investigate allegations that inspectors were invited to view the remains of astronaut and former U.S. Sen. John Glenn at Dover Air Force Base, a military mortuary chief said that Glenn's remains were treated with "impeccable care."

5/27/2017 12:03:17 AM

Australian trafficker Corby back home amid media stormAustralian Schapelle Corby returned home Sunday following her deportation from Bali 12 years after her conviction for drug trafficking, as she battled through a media storm in a dramatic end to a saga that captivated her homeland. Corby and her sister Mercedes avoided cameras when she touched down in the eastern city of Brisbane early on Sunday morning, with live television broadcasts showing a convoy of vehicles believed to be carrying them leaving the airport. "It is with gratefulness and relief that this morning we mark Schapelle Corby's return to Australia," a member of her security team said, reading out a family statement at Brisbane airport.

5/27/2017 6:15:10 PM

Congo militiamen free one French, three Congolese mine workersPARIS/KINSHASA (Reuters) - Militiamen have a freed French national and three Congolese who were kidnapped in March during an attack on Banro Corp's Namoya gold mine in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday. "The president of the republic welcomes the news of the liberation of our compatriot kidnapped on March 1 in the east of Democratic Republic of Congo," said a statement from the office of French President Emmanuel Macron. The militiamen had kidnapped five workers, including the French national, a Tanzanian and three Congolese.

5/28/2017 4:51:18 AM

3-Week-Old Dies in Dog Attack After Being Left Alone With Family's Three Pit BullsThe mother said she left her alone for five minutes with.

5/28/2017 9:14:00 AM

Impeached Leaders Of 21st CenturyWhile the nation immerses itself in a heated debate over whether President Donald Trump should be impeached, here is a look at the different circumstances under which eight world leaders in the 21st Century were impeached.

5/28/2017 4:00:04 AM

For Siemens and Other Companies, Apprentice ProgramsWhen Siemens wanted to find U.S. workers to build gas turbines, only 15 percent of those who applied had the skills needed.

5/27/2017 9:46:35 AM