Minnesota Police Officer Found Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of Philando Castile

Mistrials were declared a year ago in two other trials centered on high-profile police shootings that, like Castile's death, followed traffic stops and included recordings that were widely shared. Office Yanez fired 7 shots into the auto claimed to h... More..

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Trump clamps down on Cuba travel, trade

Despite rhetoric about supporting Cuban entrepreneurs, any reduction in travel is going to hit them, said Obama's ex-advisor, who added that the new restrictions will affect USA companies interested in doin...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Markets Right Now: Grocers plunge on Amazon deal; Dow gains

Online retail giant Amazon is making a bold expansion into physical stores with a $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods , setting the stage for radical retail experiments that could revolutionize how people ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Florida State in Saturday CWS Matchup

If he feels good then, he'll start Monday night. Coach Mainieri visited with Deuce and Deke on Sports Talk Friday Afternoon. It's awesome to be here. "It's real disappointment, as disappointed as I've ever be...More..

Martha Roby offers prayers in wake of Congressional baseball practice shooting
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Martha Roby offers prayers in wake of Congressional baseball practice shooting

Fleischmann had been on the field with his back to the shooter when the rampage began, and dove into the dugout, huddling in place until the shots stopped. Sen. Jeff Flake , of Arizona, told TV news reporters ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Search for escaped inmates expanding as it enters 3rd day

The wife is heard sobbing in the background of the call as her husband speaks to the dispatcher. You've survived. You've survived. But alive, which may have caught them by surprise, as earlier they told their...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

Scalise, 51, was in dire condition when he was first shot , but internal bleeding is under control and the prognosis is positive. Lobbyist Matt Mika remains in serious condition. Marshall and Johnson County's ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation

Rosenstein, 52, has kept a relatively low profile throughout his decades working inside the Justice Department, a fact that likely helped him win bipartisan approval weeks ago when 94 senators voted to confirm ...More..

Woman convicted for telling her boyfriend to kill himself by text
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Woman convicted for telling her boyfriend to kill himself by text

The judge noted that the 18-year-old Roy climbed out of the truck as it was filling with toxic gas and told Carter he was scared. "That said conduct", Moniz continued, "caused the death of Mr. "It got t...More..

Saints' Armstead injured in mini camp, out 4-6 months
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Saints' Armstead injured in mini camp, out 4-6 months

Pro Football Focus rated Armstead as the third best tackle in all of football after the 2015 campaign. He signed a lucrative, five-year contract worth $13 million a season last offseason. Heartbroken when I fo...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases new information on gun used in Virginia shooting
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation releases new information on gun used in Virginia shooting

In a statement released Thursday morning, his family said Mika was shot in the chest and arm and suffered massive trauma, the Detroit News reports. It would have been hard for Scalise or one of his staffers...More..

US Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

During his testimony, Comey acknowledges that he leaked memos of his conversations with the president to a friend, who subsequently shared them with reporters. It wasn't clear whether the president was basing h...More..

Trump investigated for obstruction
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump investigated for obstruction

In a pivotal shift in the investigation that has riveted Americans like no other for decades, senior intelligence officials have agreed to be interviewed by investigators working for the special counsel, Rober...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

United States to announce travel ban for North Korea?

An American college student who was recently released from North Korea has suffered severe brain damage, his doctors said Thursday, adding to growing calls in the USA for a travel ban to the reclusive natio...More..

Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Scalise has more surgery as authorities track shooter's path

He died after officers in Scalise's security detail and local police fired at him. That social media and letters to the editor showed Hodgkinson to be an ardent liberal who hated congressional Republicans gave ...More..

Trump To Restrict Business With Cuba
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump To Restrict Business With Cuba

At an off-camera briefing on Thursday afternoon, Senior White House Officials highlighted President Trump's policy towards Cuba. President Trump plans to roll back some of President Obama's opening to Cub...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Iran says preparing 'proper response' to US sanctions

Allow broad new sanctions on key sectors of Russia's economy, including mining, metals, shipping and railways. Lawmakers advanced the measure just days after it was announced by Banking Chairman Mike Cra...More..

Texas Governor Signs Bill Allowing Anti-LGBT Discrimination in Adoption
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Texas Governor Signs Bill Allowing Anti-LGBT Discrimination in Adoption

Abbott signed HB 3859 into law, effectively protecting faith-based agencies from being sued for choosing not to place children with gay, lesbian, transgender, or other LGBT couples. This year, in fact, is sha...More..

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

The rule was inspired by Portland resident Jamie Shupe , an army veteran who became the first American to legally change their gender to non-binary, thanks to a ruling by an OR circuit court a year ago...More..

Trump Taps Woman Who Planned His Son's Wedding To Run Federal Housing
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Taps Woman Who Planned His Son's Wedding To Run Federal Housing

Patton will oversee the distribution of billions of dollars in taxpayer money to public housing authorities, as well as tens of thousands of rental vouchers and block grants to fund housing inspections and prog...More..

Maryland, DC attorneys general sue Trump over business ties
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Maryland, DC attorneys general sue Trump over business ties

Democrats said that Trump violates the Constitution, which forbids public officials from accepting gifts or emoluments from foreign governments and economic benefits from federal or state governments (that...More..

Penn State to debut retro uniforms Sept. 30 against Indiana
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Penn State to debut retro uniforms Sept. 30 against Indiana

The players will also wear white cleats calling to mind the 1979 Sugar Bowl. In terms of Penn State's uniforms, they will have numbers on their helmets with striped trousers and striped socks. "This [uniform]...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Friend of the president says Trump is considering 'terminating' Mueller

Comey's comments were referring to conversations he had with the president before he was sacked, and before Mr. Trump made remarks including that he was thinking of the "made-up" story about ties to Russian Fe...More..

Tehran comments on new Washington sanctions
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Tehran comments on new Washington sanctions

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on June 11 that the move to impose new sanctions on Iran will scupper a successful implementation of the nuclear accord, officially called the Joint Comprehens...More..

Five dead in shooting at Orlando manufacturing plant
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Five dead in shooting at Orlando manufacturing plant

The gunman "had a negative relationship with" at least one of the victims. "He was certainly singling out the individuals that he shot", Demings said. " 'All she kept saying was he was holding a gun and told...More..

Top aides talked Trump out of firing Mueller
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Top aides talked Trump out of firing Mueller

Trump friend Chris Ruddy , the CEO of Newsmax , went so far as to suggest the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller from his position as special counsel. "No, I have not", Mr. Rosenstein...More..

WashPo: Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

WashPo: Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Five people briefed on the requests, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly, said Daniel Coats , the current director of national intelligence, Ad...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Tony Awards get political in the age of Trump

Midler, who won the Best Actress in a Musical award for her performance as Dolly Gallagher Levi in the Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly ! Benj Pasek and Justin Paul , who recently won Oscars f...More..

Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

On Wednesday, the Washington Post cited anonymous USA officials and others in a report that special counsel Robert Mueller, a former FBI director who was appointed by the Justice Department to oversee its...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

He's spent the last two seasons with the Penguins and has enjoyed back-to-back Stanley Cup championships with them. The Penguins are right up against the salary cap annually but they also don't overpay ...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work

Scott Walker . Mr. Trump recalled classmates in college who he said "didn't have a great ability or frankly didn't have a great liking for what they were doing or what they were studying". Ella Johnson told t...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Jury in Bill Cosby case drills down on deposition testimony

After four hours they were unable to reach a verdict, and will resume again today. Cosby is accused of drugging and violating a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in January 2004. She said the Temple b...More..

Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3.2 percent in May
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3.2 percent in May

Over the year, Georgia gained a total of 103,100 jobs, a 2.4 percent growth rate, up from 4.36 million in May 2016. The state Labor and Industry Department issued seasonally adjusted data Friday showing Penns...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

US Senate backs legislation to slap new sanctions on Russia

U.S. Senate Banking Committee Chair Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chair Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Ranking Member Ben Cardin (D-Md.) issued a ne...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Divided Puerto Ricans vote on whether to become USA state

Almost half a million votes were cast for statehood, about 7,600 for free association/independence and almost 6,700 for the current territorial status, according to preliminary results. Puerto Rico hopes a ...More..