Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates Donate To Ivanka Trump-Backed Fund

One phrase candidate Trump repeated countlessly on the campaign trail was missing: " radical Islamic terrorism ". The president stuck mainly to the script for most his historic speech , but his inclusion of "Islamic terrorism" came as a shock to s... More..

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Bounty hunters, fugitive killed in gunfight at vehicle dealership
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Bounty hunters, fugitive killed in gunfight at vehicle dealership

Police say gunfire was reported just after 7 p.m. Tuesday at a Nissan dealership in Greenville, about 50 miles northeast of Dallas. Hutchison was wanted on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on a ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

United States intel chief mum on possible Trump pressure on Russian Federation probe

In response to that effort, intelligence officials-including Comey, director of national intelligence Daniel Coats, and director of the National Security Agency Adm. Mr Comey reportedly wrote a memo follo...More..

Trump endorses report defending Jared
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump endorses report defending Jared

The link was not established, The Post reported. Trump , having returned from a nine-day overseas trip, immediately railed against administration leaks, calling them "fabricated lies", in a flurry of tw...More..

Fourth Annual Million Summer Meals for Kids kicks off
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Fourth Annual Million Summer Meals for Kids kicks off

The Springdale School District will offer free summer meals to kids 18 and younger Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m.to 12:30 p.m. More than 16.5 million meals have been served in New Mexico through ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Bill protecting health benefits for women clears Senate

That is to say that without some change, Americans will soon be spending $20 of every $100 on health care, leaving less for housing, food, clothing, education and anything else they might want to buy - vacati...More..

Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3

He first uttered those words in the locker room at PPG Paints Arena following Nashville's 4-1 loss in Game 2 . It includes the arrival of Barry Trotz, and the departure of Barry Trotz. The most powerful offenc...More..

Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse

Former vice president Gary Schultz , 67, who oversaw the university's police force, was sentenced to six to 23 months, with two months to be served in jail and four months under house arrest. Spanier said he r...More..

GOP Rep. Tim Walberg says God will 'take care of' climate change
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

GOP Rep. Tim Walberg says God will 'take care of' climate change

While Walberg supports taking care of the environment, he said he doesn't support policies that could take away economic opportunities and eliminate jobs. While there is no empirical evidence to support the exi...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

White House telling agencies to ignore Dem oversight requests

The White House is telling federal agencies to blow off Democratic lawmakers' oversight requests, as Republicans fear the information could be weaponized against President Donald Trump. Democrats keep sending l...More..

Celebrate National Donut Day with Free Donut from Morristown Area Dunkin Donuts
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Celebrate National Donut Day with Free Donut from Morristown Area Dunkin Donuts

Krispy Kreme: The chain is offering customers one free doughnut all day at participating shops. Now get out there and get your free donuts before National Donut Day 2017 is over! Classic donuts f...More..

Gainesville woman wearing orange to raise awareness about gun violence
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Gainesville woman wearing orange to raise awareness about gun violence

Starting today, hundreds of thousands of Americans will don the color orange in support of National Gun Violence Awareness Day . Orange is the color worn by hunters in the woods in order to notify others the...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Could Comey testimony be blocked by executive privilege?

White House advisor Kellyanne Conway said Friday that the president is still considering whether he should use executive privilege to block the testimony. Comey is set to testify before Congress about th...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Vestas expects major wind investments despite USA climate deal exit

The Paris accord aims to prevent average temperature around the world from heating up by more than 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) before the end of the century, compared to before the start of the...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Global anger at U.S. for quitting climate pact

WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson downplayed the significance of the US pullout from the Paris climate pact, arguing Friday that America still will continue taking steps to cut heat-trap...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

United Kingdom police arrest another man in Manchester concert bombing probe

A suicide bomber targeted an area near Manchester Arena. British officials are particularly angry that photos detailing evidence about the bomb used in the Manchester attack were published in The New York T...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Griffin says she's under Secret Service inquiry

During the campaign, Trump infamously said Megan Kelly "had blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever". The president and his grown children and the first lady are personally trying to ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

USA not alone in financing global climate fund

Trump, who famously called climate change a " hoax " cooked up by the Chinese, campaigned on a pledge to support coal instead of renewable energy . It demonstrates the U.S.is willing to back away from a co...More..

PM Modi backs Merkel's leadership as Trump criticises Germany
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

PM Modi backs Merkel's leadership as Trump criticises Germany

In a strongly worded statement, Merkel said US President Donald Trump's announcement to turn his back on the Paris pact was "highly regrettable, to put it very mildly". Merkel, however, had also said Ge...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Investors bet Trump climate withdrawal to boost United States drilling

China's state news agency Xinhua published a commentary on Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord , describing it as a "global setback". Mrs May said: "I've made the UK's position on the ...More..

Jared Kushner has some explaining to do on Russian Federation, if he can
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Jared Kushner has some explaining to do on Russian Federation, if he can

The White House faces mounting questions about potential ties between Russian Federation and Mr Trump's presidential campaign, which are also the subject of criminal and congressional investigations. The di...More..

Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0

Florida will play either No. 5 UCLA, Texas A&M or LSU in the semifinals on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET. Macey Hatfield had two hits and Fale Aviu knocked in two runs for the Sooners (57-9), who won despite comm...More..

Putin on Paris climate change agreement: 'Don't worry, be happy'
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Putin on Paris climate change agreement: 'Don't worry, be happy'

Putin found himself on the defensive Friday when asked by Kelly to explain his earlier claim that private "patriotic" hackers could have interfered in the 2016 USA presidential election . Putin has also used t...More..

Officer Involved In Tamir Rice Shooting Fired From Cleveland Police Department
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Officer Involved In Tamir Rice Shooting Fired From Cleveland Police Department

Williams said Loehmann, who shot Rice, has been fired . Disciplinary actions were also announced Tuesday against the officer who was with Loehmann at the scene of the Rice shooting. Shooting deaths of bl...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Protests, new climate pledges after Trump's Paris pullout

While the list of mayors includes the famous big blue cities-New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, Seattle, and so on-it also includes plenty of red-state cities-Salt Lake City; Fayetteville an...More..

Penn State making changes to Greek system after pledge death
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Penn State making changes to Greek system after pledge death

Piazza's death "was the direct result of traumatic brain injuries", according to the forensic pathologist. The Beta Theta Pi fraternity - which has since been barred from Penn State - is facing charges includ...More..

Jurors selected for Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Jurors selected for Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial

And though defense lawyers had accused prosecutors of intentionally seeking to block black people from the jury, two African Americans, a middle-aged man and a young woman, made it onto the panel. That male j...More..

Ananya Vinay, California 6th Grader, Wins Scripps National Spelling Bee
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Ananya Vinay, California 6th Grader, Wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Ananya described her win as a dream come true. When asked how she can possibly spell words such as the ones she was asked she said nonchalantly, "I just remember them". For Rohan, a 14-year-old from Edmond, O...More..

Mayor: Puerto Rican militant to step aside from parade role
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Mayor: Puerto Rican militant to step aside from parade role

Rivera, a former member of the Armed Forces of National Liberation, FALN, instead deferred the honor to those who worked tirelessly to free him from the US prisons where he was detained for 36 years. "All Puert...More..

Indian-origin Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee 2017
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Indian-origin Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee 2017

Another Indian-origin student and the runner-up, Rohan Rajeev , missed the word " marram ", a Scandinavian-derived word for beach grass, according to reports. "It was kind of intense", she said of 21 rounds of...More..

SEC tweaks graduate transfer rules, opening door for UF to land Zaire
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

SEC tweaks graduate transfer rules, opening door for UF to land Zaire

A question I posed to Florida head coach Jim McElwain Tuesday at the spring meetings. The ban was lifted after just one year. He said he wanted the SEC's rules for graduate transfers to be more consistent wit...More..

'Refreshing and strange': Trump's demands drive wedge into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

'Refreshing and strange': Trump's demands drive wedge into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Merkel is said to have been particularly rankled by Trump's failure to "endorse language supporting free trade" or support the Paris climate agreement . Merkel said she reached that conclusion after the G7 a...More..

Macron rebukes Trump (in English) for ditching Paris climate deal
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Macron rebukes Trump (in English) for ditching Paris climate deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that his United States counterpart Donald Trump should not have withdrawn from the Paris Climate Accord as it is of a "framework nature". So far, 147 parties repres...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Ananya Vinay wins the 2017 US Scripps National Spelling Bee

When he was asked to spell the word Konohiki , (the overseer of a Hawaiian land division) he seemed a little anxious but spelt it correctly, however, without wasting any time, Ananya nailed Tasajillo . Desp...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Prosecutors seek jail for Spanier

Spanier , who was convicted at a jury trial, has said he plans to appeal. Former athletic director Timothy Curley , 63, was sentenced to seven to 23 months incarceration and two years probation. "Today's sen...More..