Trump vs. Comey: Who Will America Trust?:
A theatrical showdown is now looming between the President with a hazy relationship with the truth and the FBI director he fired, whose finely tuned sense of his own integrity has often steered him into rocky political waters.
The epic head-to-head was set up by stunning allegations that in February Trump pressured Comey to shut down the FBI’s Russia probe that was, among other avenues of inquiry, investigating former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Furthermore, in a sensational development, sources told The New York Times
and then CNN on Tuesday night that Comey wrote down
his account of Trump’s request over the probe in a memo that is about to become one of Washington’s most famed artifacts.
Trump’s Foreign Trip Now Bogged In White House Crises:
White House officials originally regarded the international swing as a reset for a beleaguered President and his staff. Instead, the problems stemming from Trump’s dismissal of FBI Director James Comey, his reported disclosure of highly classified information to Russian officials and his alleged urging of Comey to end his investigation into now-fired national security adviser Michael Flynn seem destined to shadow him as he travels abroad for the first time.
Teen Dies From Too Much Caffeine, Coroner Says:
Davis Allen Cripe died from a caffeine-induced cardiac event causing a probable arrhythmia, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts announced in a news conference Monday. During an arrhythmia, or abnormal heart rhythm, the heart may not be able to pump enough blood to the body, and lack of blood flow affects the brain, heart and other organs.
The teen consumed three caffeine-laced drinks — a cafe latte, a large Diet Mountain Dew and an energy drink — in a two-hour period before collapsing in his classroom at Spring Hill High School on April 26, Watts said.
The Boston Celtics will be on the clock at No. 1 overall when the 2017 NBA draft begins on June 22.
The Celtics secured the top pick in next month’s draft after winning Tuesday night’s draft lottery, which also confirmed the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers (through a pick swap with the Sacramento Kings) will select at Nos. 2 and 3 overall, respectively.
‘Healthy’ Foods Have Most Of Us Confused, Survey Finds:
A new survey suggests that most Americans are confused about what counts as a healthy food choice.
About eight in 10 survey respondents said they have found conflicting information about what foods to eat and what foods to avoid — and more than half of them said the conflicting information has them second-guessing the choices they make, according to the International Food Information Council Foundation’s annual Food and Health survey
, which was released Tuesday.
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