Bashar Assad said Syria strikes based on ‘lies and misinformation’

Syria's President Bashar Assad says the Western airstrikes against his country were accompanied by a campaign of "lies" and misinformation in the U.N. Security Council.

Assad spoke Sunday to a group of visiting Russian politicians. His comments were carried by state media.

Assad and Russia deny using chemical weapons, the ...

Don Lemon of CNN cuts off Jason Miller, former Trump aide

NEW YORK — CNN's Don Lemon apparently has his limits.

The evening host shut down a former Donald Trump aide - and paid CNN contributor - on Thursday, telling him not to come on his show and lie to the American people. Lemon and Jason Miller were talking about special ...

Comey targets media blitz to promote book

Former FBI Director James Comey is going to be an inescapable presence this week.Comey, whose firing by President Trump directly led to the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller, will launch a media tour fo...

Sioux City police, prosecutors seek to stop use of toy guns

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - It was just after 1 a.m. Dec. 15 when 18-year-old Devon Simons walked into the Kum & Go, pointed what appeared to be a black handgun at the clerk and demanded cigarettes and cash.

He left with 13 packs and nearly $1,000.

In under an ...