Portland train stabbing suspect has courtroom outburst

Wheeler urged organizers to cancel a " Trump free speech rally " in Portland and other similar events next weekend, saying they were inappropriate and could be risky. The 21-year-old survivor of the Portland stabbing is asking people to place the... More..

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Driver already scoops up NY's 'COVFEFE' license plate
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Driver already scoops up NY's 'COVFEFE' license plate

A NY driver claimed the personalized license plate bearing the letters " COVFEFE " a little more than an hour after Trump tweeted the "word" from his Twitter account after midnight Wednesday, only to remove the...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Hackers could be from 'anywhere' - Putin

Vladimir Putin complained that blaming Russians for the Democratic Party's failure during the USA presidential election was tantamount to the anti-Semitic idea of " blaming the Jews ". "I didn't know anyone wa...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

London Bridge Closed Following Reports That Vehicle Plowed Into Pedestrians

A white van plowed into about 20 people Saturday on London Bridge shortly after 10 p.m., possibly killing and injuring pedestrians. Police said six people died in the attacks , while officers shot dead t...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Conflicting stories about Kushner's meeting with Russian banker

He tweeted Wednesday denouncing the Russian Federation investigation as a "witch hunt ". What lies beyond the horizon is either a successful presidency or a train wreck. Another joked that the White House ma...More..

Jutanugarn takes No. 1 spot; Creamer, Kim lead in New Jersey
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Jutanugarn takes No. 1 spot; Creamer, Kim lead in New Jersey

With Ariya Jutanugarn taking the week off - but still with a strong opportunity to reach No.1 in the Rolex Rankings - it was younger sister Moriya who fired a 6-under-par 65 Friday and sits tied for second....More..

Rice Sluggish To Start But Beat Texas Southern
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Rice Sluggish To Start But Beat Texas Southern

HOUSTON - Freshman Braden Shewmake hit a two-run homer, Nick Choruby had four hits with two RBIs and Texas A& M beat Baylor 8-5 in the opener of the Houston Regional. Derrick Mount singled Bobo in to cut LSU's...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Trump Officially Declines Moving Of American Embassy In Tel Aviv To Jerusalem

Jordan has welcomed President Donald Trump's decision to delay moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to contested Jerusalem. The White House said Thursday, that while Trump signed the waiver, he...More..

Michael Bloomberg, US mayors vow to meet Paris targets even without Trump
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Michael Bloomberg, US mayors vow to meet Paris targets even without Trump

Almost 4,000 miles away, Parisian Raphael Angeli said Trump's decision puts him at odds with many of his fellow citizens and much of the world. As of May, the USA has kicked in a third of its $3 billion pled...More..

Comey will testify against Trump; White House braces for another bombshell
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Comey will testify against Trump; White House braces for another bombshell

According to CNN , sources close to Comey suggest that his testimony could reveal that Trump tried to pressure him to end the FBI's investigation of his campaign's ties to Russian Federation, thus implica...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

United Nations slaps sanctions on NKorean officials

But he made no mention of USA president Donald Trump's decision to pull the USA out of the Paris global climate change agreement, a move that infuriated allies far and wide. Mattis paraphrased former British Pr...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Donald Trump goes to the Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

Trump's revised, March 6 order - now blocked by courts - aimed to temporarily suspend entry of nationals from Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen for 90 days while the USA government implemented stric...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Counselors, support offered for students in Cambria following explosion

Derrick Clark, the plant's executive, identified the three workers killed in the blast as Duelle Block, Robert Goodenow and Pawel Tordoff. Recovery crews were still searching a mountain of debris for the two ...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

The Trump-Russia story - in 198 words

The February story noted that Kushner had secretly met with foreign officials in NY and even established "back-channel communications" with other nations. No secret line was ever established. That's right: It...More..

Year-old Tulsa girl misses final cut in national spelling bee
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Year-old Tulsa girl misses final cut in national spelling bee

The competition will resume with the championship rounds, 5:30-7:30 p.m. on ESPN. (If too many spellers survive Wednesday, the judges will use the test to determine the finalists). "I think I'm going to try t...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Bishops: Senate health care bill must respect life, be 'truly affordable'

When asked whether Medicaid is more similar to other health insurance programs or to welfare programs, more people see Medicaid as health insurance (60%) than welfare (37%). They only managed to win appro...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

House Intel Committee Issues New Subpoenas

It was later disclosed that Nunes, a close ally to the president, secretly viewed the documents at the White House , after Trump made unsubstantiated claims that Obama ordered a wiretap of Trump Tower in NY ...More..

'I knew them all': Confident Ananya Vinay wins spelling bee
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

'I knew them all': Confident Ananya Vinay wins spelling bee

She'd spent 45 minutes and almost two dozen rounds going back and forth with 14-year-old Rohan Rajeev , of Edmond, Okla. Washington , June2:A 12-year-old Californian student, Ananya Vinay, won the 90th US...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Pelosi takes issue with Nunes' involvement with Russian Federation probe

He also blasted Nunes for "unilaterally" issuing the three subpoenas related to unmasking requests. On Wednesday, Nunes, the House Intelligence Committee chairman, issued three subpoenas regarding the unmaski...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Comey to Testify Trump Strong-Armed Him on Flynn Probe

CNN reported Wednesday that Comey had agreed to testify in an open hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee as early as next week. Members of Congress are likely keen to hear what Comey has to sa...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Al Franken changes his mind about appearing with Kathy Griffin in public

Flanked by civil rights attorney Lisa Bloom, a tearful Griffin said she stands by her original apology for the gruesome photo she shared on social media Tuesday. Even Anderson Cooper , her CNN co-host for th...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

White House reiterates Trump's support for strong US-Israel alliance

A top White House communications staffer has resigned as President Donald Trump considers overhauling his White House staff over frustrations that his team is struggling to contain the burgeoning crisis...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Will Trump block Comey testimony? White House does not know yet

Asked Friday if the White House might invoke executive privilege, Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters: "That committee hearing was just noticed, and I think obviously it's got to be reviewed". presid...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trial starts for scared Minnesota cop who killed Philando Castile

Minnesota Public Radio's (MPR) new podcast, " 74 Seconds ", recaps the circumstances surrounding Castile's livestreamed death and follows Yanez's trial. Even Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton asked days after th...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Congressman Drafts Letter Calling For Immediate Suspension Of Jared Kushner's Security Clearance

Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, noted that Kushner has been willing to answer questions.Though he had not seen evidence of collusion when he stepped down on 20 January, Clapper ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump won't invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony: NY Times

Comey, who was sacked by Trump last month, has been called to testify Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is conducting a wide-ranging investigation into how the Russian government meddle...More..

Heavy rain in spots... scattered weekend storms
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Heavy rain in spots... scattered weekend storms

MONDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and pleasant temperatures develop with a low temperature of 57 degrees. Saturday: Mostly cloudy with scattered thundershowers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. A cool ...More..

3 men killed in mill explosion identified
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

3 men killed in mill explosion identified

A smaller fire occurred in a different part of the facility on Monday, and investigators were working to determine whether it may be linked to Wednesday's explosion, said Cambria Fire Chief Cody Doucette. Other...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Republican governor joins coalition to uphold Paris climate agreement

Fast Company obtained a copy of this email, and in it, Cook didn't mince words. Republican Governor Charlie Baker of MA announced Friday that he will join a climate change initiative launched by several De...More..

APEC ministers advocate free and fair trade
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

APEC ministers advocate free and fair trade

Eleven countries have agreed to expedite the signing of a Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement despite the absence of the United States . Member nations Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Ze...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Pens' Bonino hobbled, may have to sit

The Finnish backstop has never defeated the Penguins in a game that he started. A 5-3 defeat in Game 1 Monday night saw Pittsburgh score three goals in the first period's final five minutes, then snap...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Former Penn State president gets jail

Schultz and two other former school administrators are to be sentenced Friday on charges of child endangerment for failing to report a 2001 allegation about Jerry Sandusky to authorities in a child sex abuse s...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Supreme Court asked to let Trump travel ban take effect

The Justice Department filing to the high court late Thursday argued that lower courts that blocked the Trump policy made several mistakes, including relying on statements President Donald Trump made du...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump Delivers Memorial Day Address At Arlington National Cemetery

Bob Dole , who suffered permanently crippling injuries as a member of the 10th Mountain Division in a battle with the German army in Italy in World War II. Trump is also set to lay a wreath Monday at the cemete...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

David Gergen: Kushner Might Want to Take Leave of Absence

It was reported earlier this week that Kushner was asked to lay low in the wake of the bombshell report that came out last week, which suggested Kushner asked the Russians to use their secure communications...More..