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by | May 19, 2017 | 19:33

If the agency didn't comply, Mr. Chaffetz wrote on his Twitter account that "I have my subpoena pen ready". "I'm not the only one who can do this job". Chaffetz would not discuss his next career move, which some have speculated might include a cable news gig, but he said he planned to keep his residence in Utah.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:47

The agency's website provides lists of the top 1,000 baby names - nationwide - for each year, dating back to 1880. According to Everett Lo, a public affairs specialist with the Social Security Administration , the 2016 list saw some changes from the 2015 list of most popular baby boy names in New Jersey.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:23

But a report in the New York Times this week that Trump allegedly asked Comey to end the investigation undercut the president's rationale and has led to accusations from some in Congress that Trump was attempting to obstruct justice. "I hope you can let this go", the president told Comey, according to Comey's memo of their meeting. "They either don't understand that they are harming their country - which makes them just dumb - or they understand, which makes them risky and dirty", Putin ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 19:13

CBS affiliate WWMT-TV in West Michigan reports her name is Ava. A man who sent his vehicle careening onto a Times Square sidewalk filled with pedestrians had been court-martialed out of the Navy. Arizona time. "Well, it's part of living in the NY metropolitan area", Heller said of the incident. First responders moved along the scene in both directions.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:22

There have always been reports indicating that President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey because the latter would not sufficiently assure the former of his loyalty. He's been deeply involved for years in FBI efforts to fight terrorism, serving in supervisory roles in Iraq and Afghanistan and later overseeing FBI global terrorism investigations as a section chief.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:16

Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Joe Lieberman is among his top candidates. Asked whether the 75-year-old was a frontrunner, Trump responded "yes" - confirming Lieberman's surprise candidacy. This type of vigilance against illegal press leaks may be welcome news for President Trump , whose administration has been dogged by damaging internal leaks.

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:13

The White House issued a furious denial after Mr Comey's notes detailed Mr Trump's request. "The appointment of former FBI director and respected lawyer Robert Mueller as special counsel for the Russian Federation investigation is a positive development and will provide some certainty for the American people that the investigation will proceed fairly and free of political influence", Senator Richard Burr said and Mark Warner, chairman and ranking member of Senate Select Committee on ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 18:31

The NYPD tweeted at this point there is no indication that the crash is related to terrorism and the incident is believed to be isolated. The FBI began to investigate the incident in the tourist venue, however there have been no links to terror organizations thus far.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:57

One of those memos detailed the February 14 meeting in which Trump asked if the director whether he could see a "way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go", noting that he's a "good guy". Flynn was forced to resign one day before the conversation between Comey and Trump, after it was revealed that Flynn lied to Vice President Mike Pence about connections he had with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak.

by | May 19, 2017 | 17:24

A rose was placed on the peace officer memorial for each of the fallen officers of Central Texas who died on the force. It will also be the site of the National Law Enforcement Museum, now under construction. "I am confident the six pieces of legislation that will be voted on this week will provide USA law enforcement with the federal resources and support they need to continue keeping us safe".

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:38

But officials have said that the festival will not be cancelled. Recall in China at an amusement Park killed the girl. One of the victims, a 59-year-old woman, is in critical but stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries after being airlifted to Seattle's Harborview Medical Center, confirmed a hospital spokesperson.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:54

Officer Shelby also said she feared Mr Crutcher was under the influence of PCP, a powerful hallucinogenic known as Angel Dust. "Betty Shelby murdered my brother, and after she murdered my brother, all of the officers involved with the Tulsa Police Department tried to cover for her".

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:32

Somebody should warn him that doesn't let him off the hook. "Believe me, there's no collusion", Trump said once more. "It's going to hamper our ability to get to the bottom of this quickly, I believe". "No one is going to influence this investigation, he has nothing to prove", he said. PRAISE FOR SPECIAL COUNSEL The appointment of a special counsel to take over the Russian Federation probe was widely praised by Democrats and Trump's fellow Republicans.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:38

In 2016, there were 32 reported outbreaks of crypto , a parasite spread by swallowing water contaminated with feces. "Swallowing just a mouthful of water contaminated with Crypto can make otherwise healthy people sick for up to three weeks with watery diarrhea, stomach cramps, nausea, or vomiting, and can lead to dehydration".

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:30

White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters aboard Air Force One that President Donald Trump would meet with Keating, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , former Connecticut Sen. Lieberman lost his 2006 Democratic primary bid but won Senate re-election as a third party candidate. In 2008 he spoke at the Republican National convention supporting Sen.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:19

Police identified the woman killed by the auto as Alyssa Elsman, of Portage, Michigan. City officials said the dead woman was 18 years old. The auto crashed into a pole and came to rest at 45th Street and Broadway. President Trump was 'made aware of the situation in Times Square , ' according to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. Many, but not all, sidewalks are lined with barricades and planters for fear of vehicle attacks.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:32

President Donald Trump is scheduled to meet with four candidates for the position of Federal Bureau of Investigation director on Wednesday evening. In an interview with CNBC during the Republican National Convention later that year, however, Keating denounced Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and said he would vote for Trump.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:18

Sessions has faced questions over whether his involvement in Comey's firing violates his pledge to recuse himself from investigations into Russian interference in the election. Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe also interviewed for the permanent post despite his repeated willingness to break from White House explanations of Comey's ouster and its characterizations of the Russian Federation investigation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:49

Joe Lieberman Wednesday afternoon to replace fired FBI Director James Comey. Frank Keating and Richard McFeely, a career Federal Bureau of Investigation official who retired in 2014 as head of the Criminal, Cyber, Response and Services branch.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:43

The Security Council is expected to discuss the possibility of further sanctions at an emergency session on Tuesday. Yesterday the United Nations Security Council condemned North Korea's recent missile tests. "Kim Jong-Un is in a state of paranoia, he's incredibly concerned about anything and everything around him", US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley told ABC News.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:07

Mr Comey, a diligent and generally well-respected Federal Bureau of Investigation director during his tenure, was known to write memos and disseminate them to his friends and allies in and out of the Federal Bureau of Investigation when he encountered situations that he thought were inappropriate.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:35

Neither Blunt nor Collins is purportedly part of the 13-member, Republican-only Senate team working on the bill. "Although I will carefully review the legislation the House passed today, at this point, there seem to be more questions than answers about its consequences", Collins said in a Thursday statement on the AHCA version the House squeaked through.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:56

But she was optimistic the new South Korean president - Moon Jae-in, elected this month - would be able to fix things: "We hope he can do it", she said. For his part, Lee said Moon asked him "to express his thanks to President Xi for his message of congratulations after our election". China's top diplomat, Foreign Minister Wang Yi, on Thursday reiterated calls for its dismantling.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:08

The last 48 hours, however, have highlighted Pence's political problem: He is serving under a deeply unpredictable president who he will likely be latched to - in the public's mind - no matter what happens over these next four or eight years.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:35

James Comey , whose firing as Federal Bureau of Investigation director last week triggered a political firestorm, wrote a memo detailing how Trump commented to him in February " I hope you can let this go ", referring to the Flynn probe, a source who has seen a memo written by Comey said on Tuesday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:18

An FAA spokesman said the crash occurred about 1 mile from a airport where the plane took off. Thick plumes of black smoke were seen billowing from the scene. A post-crash fire destroyed the aircraft. The crash, which led to fire in the plane, set fire to a nearby building. A pilot and co-pilot were killed in a Learjet crash Monday afternoon near Teterboro Airport in New Jersey.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:10

Capitol on Monday. The Peace Officers Memorial Day occurs annually on May 15 which was designated by President John F. Kennedy in 1962. But we also vow to honor their sacrifice by ensuring that those who protect and serve have the support, resources, and training that the men and women of law enforcement deserve.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:09

The Trade Promotion Authority legislation defines unfair currency practices as "protracted large scale intervention in one direction in the exchange market and a persistently undervalued foreign exchange rate to gain an unfair competitive advantage in trade", according to a report by the Congressional Research Service.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:42

More than three dozen people have died, a lot of them young men shot at protests or killed during looting. His death means the number killed in almost two months of protests and street clashes is likely to surpass that seen in the country's last political upheaval in 2014, when 43 people died during three months of demonstrations against the socialist government.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:19

Richard Rojas , 26, of the Bronx, was arrested after a Planet Hollywood bouncer reportedly took him down. Beside her was a NY state license plate and a side mirror that broke off from the auto, a police officer at the scene said. Police cordoned off an area from 41st to 47th streets and from 6th to 8th avenues, effectively shutting down one of the busiest parts of one of the busiest cities in the world.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:52

Our sources say he was put into an induced coma and died Thursday morning. In November, Ailes filed an affidavit with the Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller that listed the house as his new permanent residence. "Ailes suffered his whole life from hemophilia, had multiple surgeries and joint replacements". His death was announced on May 18. Elizabeth Ailes statement said, "Roger was a loving husband to me, to his son Zachary , and a loyal friend to many".

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:12

The newspaper, O Globo, said that Temer also directed the executive to pay a lawmaker to help resolve a problem at a JBS company plant, and that police later filmed the lawmaker receiving $500,000 reais ($213,000) in a suitcase. The Supreme Court suspended Neves. A Brazil Federal Police officer controls the traffic after searching one of the properties of Senator Aecio Neves, a key ally of Brazilian President Michel Temer , in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:04

First, Trump himself has stated that he had made a decision to fire Comey on his own even before he received a memorandum from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein citing Comey's conduct during the FBI's investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's unauthorized private email server.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:23

The twisters were among up to 29 that were reportedly spawned by powerful storms that raced through a swath of the central US stretching from Texas to the Great Lakes on Tuesday evening, destroying dozens of homes, killing two people and injuring dozens of others.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:00

Comey declined, instead offering honesty. "Well, that I can't talk about", Trump said Thursday in an interview with Fox News . President suggests briefings might be replaced with written statements. the recommendation I guess he got from the deputy attorney general just further solidified his decision and, again, I think, reaffirmed that he made the right one", Sanders said in the White House briefing.