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by | May 22, 2017 | 21:49

Before assuming office, Mr. Flynn discussed with the Russian ambassador to the U.S the possibility of relaxing U.S sanctions, according to leaked media reports of intelligence intercepts, but there is no official version of what transpired in those conversations.

by | May 22, 2017 | 21:24

The Yavapai Cemetery Association will present its annual one-hour Memorial Day observance at the cemetery, 815 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. US flags will be flying on downtown streets thanks to local volunteers headed up by veterans Randy Miller and Mike Mrzlak.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:51

Anthony Weiner surrendered to the Federal Bureau of Investigation yesterday morning and was released on bail after agreeing to turn in his passport, limit his travel to NY and continue mental health treatment. He retreated into private life, raising his son with his wife Huma Abedin, a close adviser to Hillary Clinton , the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee.

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:33

It started at 3 p.m. when the Times published its latest scoop: the president told Russians in an Oval Office meeting that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, Comey, was a "nut job"; that he'd felt pressure over the Russia affair; and firing Comey eased that pressure.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:13

But he wound up creating new headaches for the White House, including with an apparent threat to Comey. "James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Pressed as to whether he could make his nomination before departing for an global trip on Friday, Trump offered up a bit of insight into his decision process.

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:26

Another 10 were reportedly injured and dozens of homes damaged or destroyed. Samuelson's daughters suffered minor injuries. Martin stated that he thought the trailer park had approximately 50 homes in it. Another person was killed when a twister hit a housing subdivision in Oklahoma , CNN reported. Other tornadoes in western Oklahoma and the eastern Texas Panhandle have downed power lines and utility poles, but there were no immediate reports of injuries.

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:32

He said the most hard moment came when he and his family had to tell the performers in January. The Ringling Bros . and Barnum & Bailey Circus that has wowed crowds for 146 years with its "Greatest Show on Earth " is taking its final bow.

by | May 22, 2017 | 18:10

Senator Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican on the panel, told CNN on Sunday he would ask the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director whether he ever felt pressured to not do his job. "The president feels as if he is hamstrung in his ability to work with Russian Federation to find areas of cooperation because this has been obviously so much in the news", said McMaster, who was present at the meeting.

by | May 22, 2017 | 17:32

Mr Sessions said in a news conference that he has in fact "given prosecutors discretion to avoid injustice", but that does not mean they have the ability to ignore mandatory minimums. "Charging and sentencing recommendations are bedrock responsibilities of any prosecutor", Sessions said during a news conference Friday. Prosecutors will have to receive approval from a US attorney or assistant attorney general if they want to charge a lesser offense, according to the memo.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:07

And Barnum & Bailey Circus shows has decreased sharply since the company made a decision to stop using elephants. The iconic circus declined in recent years due to high operating costs and long, costly legal battles with animal rights groups, such as the one to eliminate elephant acts.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:49

Those were his 22nd and 23rd stolen bases of the season. Once the error allowed Hamilton to reach base, it was nearly a foregone conclusion that he would score ... He allowed two runs, including Eugenio Suarez's homer, in six innings. Wojciechowski (pronounced WOE-joe-howski) was called up from Triple-A Louisville pregame and became the 11th rookie pitcher to appear in a game for the Reds this season.

by | May 22, 2017 | 15:48

Asked about his suggestion in a tweet earlier on Friday that there might be recordings of his conversations with Comey, Trump said: "That I can't talk about". Opponents have claimed that Comey's shock sacking was a bid to stall an FBI investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election, which is also looking into possible collusion between the Kremlin and Trump's team.

by | May 22, 2017 | 14:38

President Trump called on Muslim leaders Sunday to begin stamping out radial Islamic terrorism within their own countries, giving a blunt assessment to the poisonous ideology within their religion and offering a path forward to peace. "This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects or different civilizations", Trump said. Introducing Mr Trump , Saudi King Salman called Iran "the spearhead of global terrorism" and also vowed to "eliminate the Islamic State group".

by | May 22, 2017 | 14:22

Al Green gave an impassioned speech on the House Floor supporting impeaching the President. CLIP: @RepAlGreen : "I rise today.to call for the impeachment of the President of the United States of America for obstruction of justice ". No president has ever been impeached by his own party, notes Josh Huder, a senior fellow with the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown University.

by | May 22, 2017 | 13:28

Derby victor and 5-4 favorite Always Dreaming charged out to an early lead and dueled with 3-1 second choice Classic Empire through the final turn. The consensus was that while it is disappointing there will not be a Triple Crown victor this year, the entire day of racing and Cloud Computing's exciting late run to pass champion Classic Empire showcased the best of the horse industry.

by | May 22, 2017 | 15:01

A police affidavit states that Pennington used a scalpel to surgically disconnect and remove the victim's two testicles and then stitched up the incision. Doctors were unable to reattach the testicles. The victim's name, along with the victim's wife were redacted from the report. "Arranging a back-alley surgery was out of pure desperation due to a system that failed me".

by | May 22, 2017 | 14:03

The vice president used the opportunity of the speech to advocate for free speech on college campuses, and criticize what he called "administration-sanctioned political correctness". Video shows that once a university administrator finished his introduction of Pence , students - many of whom were adorned in some form of rainbow colors, the universal symbol of support for LGBT people - began walking out of the area were graduates were seated.

by | May 22, 2017 | 14:16

In a series of tweets early Friday morning, President Donald Trump suggested he may have proof of what was said in his previous conversations with fired FBI Director James Comey . Trump promptly added, "I think loyalty to the country, loyalty to the United States is important". The White House, however, has provided no deadline for filling in Comey's place.

by | May 22, 2017 | 13:11

Horschel shot a 69 on Sunday to Day's 68 to get into the playoff and watched on as Day missed a four-foot putt for par that would have sent the tournament to a second playoff hole. "Come in here with missing four straight cuts, nothing of any type of momentum, only thing I can hang my hat on was my practice sessions for the last several months have been well, practicing sessions leading to the tournaments have been well", he said.

by | May 22, 2017 | 13:13

Comey has recounted to others, he told Mr. Trump that he would always be honest with him, but that he was not "reliable" in the conventional political sense". "But I'll tell you what he did, he brought back his reputation", Republican nominee Donald Trump says. A White House spokeswoman on Thursday disputed the description of the dinner by Comey's associates.

by | May 22, 2017 | 11:52

However, it's important to understand the AHCA as it stands now because some of its current provisions may survive the final version of the bill and become law. According to the foundation's map, a Jackson County resident making $20,000 a year pays a premium of $960, or about 5 percent of annual income under the Affordable Care Act.

by | May 22, 2017 | 13:01

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper also testified , however, and told the Senate Judiciary subcommittee that he was not aware of any actual evidence that proved collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.

by | May 22, 2017 | 11:52

Scott Disick has been seeing several women since his split with Kourtney Kardashian . "She's one of Kylie [Jenner]'s friends". Kourtney just wants her ex to 'man up and move on, ' TMZ says. The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star bought a bachelor pad in Hidden Hills previous year and put it back on the market a few months later, but it has not been confirmed if this is the home that was targeted.

by | May 22, 2017 | 11:18

Videos showed some students standing as Pence took the podium, then walking out of the ceremony and gathering outside Notre Dame Stadium, where they held a short alternative "graduation ceremony". "These practices are destructive", Pence said. President Obama addressed students in 2009 and was heckled by anti-abortion activists at the prominent Catholic university , NPR's Merrit Kennedy reports.

by | May 22, 2017 | 11:29

The concern over the payments has already led some insurers to drop out of Obamacare markets in states such as Iowa and Virginia. "It's gone", Trump said in a news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. In the years since the Affordable Care Act went into effect, the uninsured rate fell toabout 10 percent, the lowest level in USA history. Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, and Cory Gardner, R-Colo., are from states that used Obama's law to add hundreds of thousands of ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 12:34

South Korea and the US say it is necessary to guard against North Korea's missile and nuclear weapons activities that threaten South Korea, Japan, US territories and possibly even the continental United States. The video, viewed more than 300,000 times on Facebook and Twitter by Wednesday, represents the latest example of China's use of non-diplomatic channels to broadcast its displeasure with South Korea.

by | May 22, 2017 | 11:09

Speaker, to call for the impeachment of the president of the United States of America for obstruction of justice", Green said. The reports come hot on the heels of Trump's firing of Comey last week, which the president suggested in an interview with NBC News came as a result of the investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

by | May 22, 2017 | 09:34

The CNN report makes it clear that the White House doesn't think impeachment is likely to happen at all - and that it certainly won't be anytime soon. George W. Bush's White House lawyers never had to worry about impeachment, so the research about impeachment by Trump's White House lawyers is definitely not normal.

by | May 22, 2017 | 09:53

Cloud Computing ($17.30) was one of five fresh horses in the Preakness who didn't run two weeks ago in the Derby. Cloud Computing is the 2017 Preakness Stakes victor. "I know what he likes and he knows what I like and we work very well together", Ryan said. Should Always Dreaming emerge victorious, the Belmont Stakes on June 11 will quickly become one of the most anticipated sporting events of the year.

by | May 22, 2017 | 08:35

But they do require a two-thirds vote in favor of removing the president. According to a Gallup survey released a day earlier, Trump's job approval ratings after more than 100 days in office were the least among four United States presidents.

by | May 22, 2017 | 09:11

The conservative channel gave the far right a voice on television and Fox News became the No. 1 network within six years. Ailes then worked in NY as consultant in both entertainment and politics, playing a role in successful campaigns by Reagan and Bush in the 1980s.

by | May 22, 2017 | 08:19

Jerad Lindsey, chairman of Tulsa Fraternal Order of Police, said that the jury's verdict was the right one, but said the shooting was a tragedy. Crutcher's family started crying as well as Shelby's attorney. After the not guilty verdicts were announced, defense attorney Shannon McMurray reached around Shelby and hugged her waist. McMurray says Shelby is ready to get back to her life.

by | May 22, 2017 | 08:47

But Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known dead from the twister. There were media reports of damage with the storm, he said. Cattle have been killed, but Risenhoover said he had no immediate reports of people injured. Martin also says several turkey barns in the area were hit hard.

by | May 22, 2017 | 07:27

Arctic nations have renewed calls for the world to address climate warming, but US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the United States will not rush to make a decision on its policies. Donald Trump pledged to renegotiate the accord during last year's USA election campaign, but has wavered on the issue since taking office. "We are unsure what the Trump administration thinks about the Arctic region in general, about the Arctic Council in particular and about its role", said Victoria ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 08:35

That's when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents took him into custody, waving a deportation order that had been issued by a federal immigration judge in 2000 because of Lima-Marin's felony convictions, long before the Obama administration established diplomatic relations with Cuba at the beginning of this year.