USA

by | May 12, 2017 | 21:33

But the brothers failed to call 911 to get him treatment until the next morning. One brother told investigators Piazza "felt cold to the touch, his skin appeared pale, and his eyes remained half-open". Of course, tragedies happen to young men and women who have nothing to do with the Greek system, as they venture out into the world on their own; but there is no denying the common denominator in so many of these incidents is often heavy drinking, hazing, and a fraternity or sorority.

by | May 12, 2017 | 20:20

That drinking was directed by his soon to be fraternity. They were made to have four to five drinks within two minutes. The grand jury found evidence that Beta Theta Pi engaged in hazing, not just for Piazza's spring 2017 pledge class, but also previous pledge classes in spring and fall of 2016.

by | May 12, 2017 | 21:17

The US said the THAAD deployment was aimed at countering any missile attack by North Korea against the South, Japan and the US. In 2015, China for the first time demonstrated a whole range of long, medium and short range missiles during a military parade.

by | May 12, 2017 | 20:19

In this April 24, 2017 photo, Fox News co-president Bill Shine , right, leaves a NY restaurant with Rupert Murdoch , second from right, the executive chairman of 21st Century Fox . Shine has been with Fox News since its inception over 20 years ago. Before Murdoch's announcement, Shine asked Murdoch's sons for a public statement of support, and they declined to provide it, according to NY magazine.

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:36

She also sued Shine, asserting that he failed to investigate her claims. A lawsuit that accuses Fox's fired former comptroller, Judith Slater, of racial discrimination , is now up to 13 plaintiffs. The shakeup came on the same day that Fox is launching two new shows. "Rupert isn't fighting for me", Shine said, according to Sherman. Sean Hannity, the channel's 10pm mainstay, is particularly close with Mr Shine, and he publicly defended his friend last week on Twitter , saying that ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:34

President Trump said Thursday that when he chose to fire FBI Director James Comey, he thought of the "made up" story about ties between Russian Federation and himself. In the interview with NBC News , the president also revealed he had planned to fire Mr Comey all along - contradicting the previously stated reason that he sacked him on the advice of his attorney general Jeff Sessions, as well as his deputy attorney general.

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:24

We will have much more on this developing story tonight at 10 p.m. including an interview with Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry about what it took to make this rescue. Madeline Connelly and her pup were last seen May 4 when they set out on the mountain adventure prior to Connelly's departure to Alaska to begin her new job.

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:29

Trump had kept his decision to fire Comey from all but his closest advisers. Now the White House is denying that it tried to shift the responsibility to Rosenstein. But the revelation intensified the pressure on the White House from both political parties to explain the motives behind Comey's stunning ouster. "He said, 'You are not under investigation'".

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:20

Multiple people were hospitalized after a shooting was reported Friday morning near an OH nursing facility. According to NBC4i, the shooter was reported at the 200 block of E. An active shooter at an OH nursing home has been "neutralized", according to scanner traffic. Several roads in the area were also closed while officers investigated the scene.

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:44

Brown, a Democrat who served 24 years in Congress, lost her re-election bid last year after being indicted. Brown faces fraud charges. But ahead of the 2016 elections, her district was redrawn under a voter-approved ban on gerrymandering.

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:21

Mother's Day has a bit more sunshine, it remains breezy with wind gusts up to 30 miles per hour, and highs look to be close to 70 degrees. High Saturday 75. The chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Winds S 5-10 miles per hour. We started out with some sunshine today , but the clouds have increased and we'll stay mostly cloudy this afternoon.

by | May 12, 2017 | 19:04

Police said on Twitter Monday that anarchists destroyed a police vehicle, damaged numerous windows and property, started fires in the streets and attacked police. They say they plan to stay there until police arrest them. May Day protest organisers were expecting a surge of thousands of demonstrators on Monday as rights groups came together for annual worker's protests, galvanised by the Trump administration.

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:32

It turns out, as Tillerson said in his opening comments at the meeting, the administration has not made up its mind, but pledged to at least listen to the Arctic nations and regional organizations as the administration weighs its options. Top diplomats from the US, Russia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden will meet in Fairbanks in the far-northern US state of Alaska as the US hands over the group's rotating presidency to Finland.

by | May 12, 2017 | 17:53

Ryan said the president, members of both parties and top Justice Department officials had lost confidence in Comey, and said "it is entirely within the president's role and authority to relieve him". Harding Aslinger, a 70-year-old retiree who was visiting St. Louis's Gateway Arch from Chattanooga, Tennessee, called Comey's firing "necessary for the betterment of the government".

by | May 12, 2017 | 17:24

Both pleaded guilty after their federal indictments for misusing the charity's funds, and testified against Brown. A judge has found former Rep. Corrine Brown guilty of fraudulently taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from a bogus charity following an indictment on federal corruption charges.

by | May 12, 2017 | 18:35

She was convicted of 18 of the 22 federal fraud charges against her, including lying on her taxes and on her congressional financial disclosure forms. On dozens of occasions, Simmons said he was told to take out of One Door's account the maximum $800 from an ATM near his house and deposit hundreds of it in Brown's personal account.

by | May 12, 2017 | 16:39

Barrasso said that he will ask Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to repeal the rule instead of attempting to repeal the rule again in the Senate. Gardner's spokesman did not respond to a request for comment in time for publication. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt told Fox News last month that "CO2 contributes to greenhouse gas, it has a greenhouse gas effect and global warming, as methane does and other types of gases".

by | May 12, 2017 | 17:44

The bill is most notably rolling back on the expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act , under which about 20 million Americans gained coverage. House Republicans pushed the legislation through with a narrow majority on May 4, making all those watching on the sidelines say, "May the Fourth be with our health".

by | May 12, 2017 | 16:14

Chloe's mother, 34-year-old Keir Johnson is also missing and may have been abducted as well. Police believe the child is in extreme danger and was likely taken by a unknown female. Johnson was last seen driving a black 2013 Kia Optima with the Virginia license plate VAW2197. Keir Johnson is described as 4-feet-11-inches tall, weighing about 140 pounds.

by | May 12, 2017 | 15:52

The council issued a written statement Thursday expressing its support for serving the community and chartered partners, including the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The church initially said it was "deeply troubled" by the Boy Scouts' policy change on gays but remained with the organization after receiving assurances it could appoint troop leaders according to its own religious and moral values.

by | May 12, 2017 | 17:05

But president of the FBI Agents Association Thomas O'Connor said he was known to be responsive to their concerns, and he called the firing a "gut punch". Martin Heinrich (D-NM) whether it's accurate to say that Comey was "no longer supported" by the rank and file. "President Trump's actions this week cost us an opportunity to get at the truth, at least for today".

by | May 12, 2017 | 15:23

Zinke said he has recently heard concerns about offshore drilling in Santa Barbara, California, and promised that he will listen to local communities when it comes to authorizing drilling. The day before his 100th in office, Trump took his step Friday toward dismantling a key part of Barack Obama's environmental legacy. "Trump is again going all-in for his Big Oil backers, with an executive order that attempts to undo President Obama's historic action".

by | May 12, 2017 | 16:30

The White House has postponed a Tuesday meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark global climate deal struck in Paris. The Paris accord, signed by almost 200 nations in 2015, was never ratified by the Senate due to the staunch oppositions of Republicans. The official requested anonymity to discuss private conversations.

by | May 12, 2017 | 15:01

Methane is a greenhouse gas that traps heat in the atmosphere at nearly 30 times the rate that carbon dioxide does. The rule is estimated to prevent about 180,000 tons of methane emissions a year, according to the Washington Post . The GOP has used the previously obscure Congressional Review Act, which requires just a simple majority in both chambers to overturn rules recently imposed by the executive branch.

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:44

Despite Major League Baseball stepping in and trying to put an end to the teams' ongoing antics, it was pretty clear to just about anyone with half a baseball brain that Gausman wasn't trying to hit Bogaerts in that situation. Drew Pomeranz tossed 5 1/3 two-run innings, striking out seven, for Boston (15-12), which has taken two of the first three in its four-game set with Baltimore (16-10).

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:55

At least 93 people were injured in Caracas and demonstrator Miguel Castillo was killed. Maduro, who blames the crisis on what he says is a plot hatched led by Washington, brands the protesters as USA pawns. "We're faithful to Chavez's legacy". Opposition leaders have complained that the government is processing 250 detainees via military courts. In particular, "having military judges charge civilians is utterly out of proportion, legally speaking", said Almagro, a Uruguayan diplomat ...

by | May 12, 2017 | 16:00

The suspect, Ross Elliott, fled the scene and remains on the loose. The woman, who was in her 40s, was rushed to the hospital where she died. The victim and Elliott were previously involved in a "domestic relationship", Ryan said. Aerial footage from NBC Boston's Sky Ranger helicopter showed at least a dozen police vehicles gathered at the two locations. Lowell police said that extra patrols are continuing the search and officers have been stationed at schools.

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:52

Valls", Jean-Paul Delevoye, who chooses Macron's party's candidates, told Europe 1 radio on Wednesday. Once the presidential ballot is over, attention will switch to whether the victor will be able to get a majority in parliament, with one poll this week showing that such a majority was within reach for Macron.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:54

Security Council sanctions on North Korea, the State Department said. WASHINGTON-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told USA diplomats Wednesday that despite frayed relations, the US would try to work with Russian Federation to resolve the Syria conflict, and said the US was "leaning hard" on China to pressure North Korea to halt its nuclear weapons program.

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:06

The White House said he was holding meetings and making calls, but didn't say with whom. Trump and Turnbull were set to mark the anniversary of that battle with speeches at a dinner aboard the USS Intrepid. "I'll be sure to quote you on the floor of the Senate". "And that will play into that perception, whether Turnbull was successful in terms of "standing up" — in quotations — to Trump or not", Thomas-Noone said.

by | May 12, 2017 | 14:07

Period". There was no chance that was going to happen in 2017. "If this behaviour continues, your degrees will be mailed to you". While some in the audience cheered for DeVos, they were overpowered by those showing disdain that she was being so honored, even after making controversial comments seen to be downplaying the role that racism played in the need for the creation of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs ).

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:50

Kobach hasn't exposed a single example of that happening in Kansas among the cases he has filed . Schneiderman said his office found no substantiated claims of voter fraud in NY past year. The law has been plagued with lawsuits since it was signed in 2011, and it was blocked by the courts . He also was behind the so-called Muslim registry that was established after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

by | May 12, 2017 | 13:46

Schumer asked if reports that Comey approached him last week to ask for more resources for the Russian Federation investigation. The White House initially said Trump made the decision because he took the recommendation of the Justice Department, but it then said on Wednesday that the president had been considering firing Comey ever since he was elected.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:32

The poll, released Thursday by Quinnipiac University, found that just 21% of American voters approve of House Republicans' bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, while 56% oppose it. This is an act of deliberate betrayal: Everything about Trumpcare is specifically created to do exactly the opposite of what Trump , Paul Ryan and other Republicans said it would.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:56

And if Republicans cut enough domestic spending to make up for Trump's increases, they won't be able to pass the bill through the Senate. The compromise bill Congress is expected to pass this week - which Trump is slated to sign into law - would fund the government through September 30 and keep the government running beyond Friday's deadline.