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by | May 26, 2017 | 22:55

He added: "The leaks of sensitive information pose a grave threat to our national security ". President Trump added, "If appropriate, the culprit should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law". British police investigating the Manchester bombing made a new arrest Friday while continuing to search several properties. At the time Abedi's name became public, raids were underway in Manchester and in Libya, where the bomber's father lives.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:50

Abbott said both pieces of legislation were also priorities for him, though he has not publicly threatened a special session over the two items. Patrick said he has "concerns about its ambiguous language , which doesn't appear to do much".

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:37

CNN projected Gianforte would win. Gianforte held a six percent lead over Quist late Thursday night. He supports conservative policies like repealing Obamacare and tax reform. The editorial board of the Billings Gazette, a CNN affiliate, retracted its enforcement of Gianforte, stating, "We believe that you can not love America, love the Constitution, talk about the importance of a free press and then pummel a reporter".

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:12

Arthur was convicted of murdering Troy Wicker in 1982 as the man slept inside his Muscle Shoals home. But she was later convicted in the case and she testified at a later trial for Arthur that she had sex with Arthur before the shooting and then paid him $10,000 from her husband's life insurance policy after the killing.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:31

They were among 48 legislative additions to a House bill and part of a late effort to save Senate legislation that did not survive a Tuesday House deadline. Many Senate Republicans have misgivings about the House-passed legislation, which Democrats have said would deprive millions of people of insurance , benefit the wealthy and roll back Obamacare protections such as guaranteed coverage for people with pre-existing conditions.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:24

The eliminated programs amount to almost $27 billion. The administration proposes $200 billion in government funding over 10 years as part of a goal of getting $ 1 trillion in public and private infrastructure spending. Democratic congresswoman Pramila Jayapal said austerity measures were "astonishing and frankly immoral, saying: "This budget starts by taking away healthcare, then food, then housing, then education, then job opportunities".

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:23

Now, the White House has pulled back that announcement, likely after seeing the incredible anger among Democrats who virulently oppose Lieberman - as they should. Brown and other Democrats have also cited Lieberman's current employment with Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman, a law firm that has long represented the president in legal disputes .

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:26

The White House has denied that Trump pressured Comey in any way. According to the latest reports , two top intelligence officers said that the president told them to tell the public there was no evidence of collusion between his campaign team and Russian Federation during the presidential election.

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:36

Trump fired Comey two weeks ago because he was "not doing a good job". Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, says in an interview on CNN that the Federal Bureau of Investigation sent his committee's staff a two-sentence email saying it would not be turning over the materials now that the Justice Department has appointed a special counsel.

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:17

A year ago during a similar holiday period, troopers investigated 430 crashes that resulted in 232 injuries, and five fatalities. Law enforcement officers across the Coastal Bend are gearing up to keep drivers safe on the road this Memorial Day weekend.

by | May 26, 2017 | 20:48

Gianforte, 55, a technology entrepreneur, held a 50 percent-to-44 percent lead over Democrat Rob Quist shortly after 12 a.m. ET, with almost half of precincts reporting. Earlier Thursday, multiple Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan , called on Gianforte to apologize. Gianforte, a wealthy software executive, lost to Democratic Gov.

by | May 26, 2017 | 19:04

Licking County sheriff Randy Thorp says Disario arrived at the nursing home responding to reports of a man with a gun. Upon arriving at the scene, police found the shooter holding two people hostage in a wooded area behind the Pine Kirk Care Center before gunfire erupted.

by | May 26, 2017 | 20:34

Gootkin didn't address the discrepancy between Gianforte's campaign's account of the incident Wednesday night, and the audio and witness account from Fox News reporters, according to Bozeman Daily Chronicle reporter Whitney Bermes.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:31

So the latest trial balloon from the White House is that former U.S. Sen. While Lieberman served as a Democratic senator from CT for more than two decades, he is not necessarily popular among Congressional Democrats . Mr Flynn has figured prominently in the FBI investigation into Russian interference into the election. Since then, numerous Democrats, in and out of the Senate , have voiced their opposition to Lieberman.

by | May 26, 2017 | 19:33

Larry Taylor , R-Friendswood, who carried the changes to HB 22. HB 22 and HB 515 must now return to the House , where members will have to approve the changes the Senate has made before it goes to Gov. "Ladies and gentlemen, the budget is closed". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was less optimistic. Bills that come out of conference committees are not subject to amendment and can only be voted up or down.

by | May 26, 2017 | 19:23

Home Secretary Amber Rudd made the claim on BBC radio early on Wednesday (UK time ) as soldiers were deployed to key sites around Britain to help prevent further attacks. Now he is a manager for the Central Security force in Tripoli. AP also reports that Ramadan Abedi himself has reported links to terror-related groups.

by | May 26, 2017 | 19:01

Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not disclose meetings he had previous year with Russian officials when he applied for his security clearance, the Justice Department told CNN Wednesday. Page has denied any involvement in Russian attempts to influence the election. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats on Tuesday refused to address - but did not deny - reports that President Donald Trump asked him to push back against allegations the Trump campaign colluded with Russian ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:38

On Wednesday night, Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault . Gallatin County Sheriff Brian Gootkin has donated money - $250 - to Gianforte, and he apologized during a Thursday news conference for not disclosing that fact. It contends he "aggressively shoved a recorder in Greg's face and began asking badgering questions" before being asked to leave. "We'll talk to you about that later", Gianforte says on the recording, referring Jacobs to a spokesman.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:48

Reuters reported last week that Trump's fired former national security adviser Michael Flynn and other advisers to Trump's campaign were in contact with Russian officials and others with Kremlin ties in at least 18 calls and emails during the last seven months of the presidential race.

by | May 26, 2017 | 18:24

The criminal justice bills that were coming up on Thursday enjoy bipartisan support and were expected to pass easily out of the House, but House Democrats, the Senate and Edwards are more invested in their approval than House Republican leadership.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:16

Republicans in the Senate will have to consider plenty of questions as they rewrite the House bill, including the total number of insured under their bill, the stability of health care markets and whether they can cut deficits. "I don't know how we get to 50 (votes) at the moment", McConnell told Reuters. Here's what the CBO reported on the cost and coverage impact of the House Republicans' bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:54

Popular Video SNL is not a fan of the Trump administration, and it shows with every new skit they produce. Have you confronted them about it? Trump and Francis certainly had differences to iron out during their meeting . Tillerson said Trump still has not made up his mind whether he'll withdraw the US from the 2015 deal. Immigration has been a fault line between history's first South American pope and a president who came to power promising to build a wall to keep Mexican migrants out ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:53

The unmistakable suggestion: the White House is in Russian control. A current White House official has been identified as a person of interest by law enforcement investigating possible collusion between Russian Federation and Donald Trump's presidential campaign, NBC News confirmed, citing two US officials.

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:59

Gianforte had unsuccessfully challenged the state's Democratic governor in November, losing that race even as Trump won the state easily. Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault and has disputed Jacobs' claims. The campaign in a statement said the altercation was the result of Jacobs' "aggressive behavior", but that account was contradicted by an audio tape of their encounter and three eyewitnesses who work at Fox News.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:11

The teen's mother was equally horrified and furious when she found out about the certificate, which also bore the logo of the AVID class. "It doesn't look good at all, especially coming from a teacher, a grown-up woman", Hernandez told KHOU .

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:45

His controversial executive order would temporarily ban travelers from six mostly Muslim countries. He said the president has broad authority to deny entry to the United States, but that authority is not absolute and that his order, quote, "speaks with vague words of national security but in context drips with religious intolerance", unquote.

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:41

The election was called about 11:30 p.m. Ultimately, the special election could have been a chance for Democrats to send a political shockwave to the Trump administration - but it was always a longshot, and national Democrats never expected Quist would pull off the upset, even after the late-breaking assault charge.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:18

Police say the child was abused over time and that she was "essentially tortured". The child was taken to the hospital, where she died three days later. Gamache told authorities "it was possible the victim may have sustained some type of head injury while performing the wrestling moves, advising the victim may have struck her head on a concrete wall near his bed", the probable-cause statement said.

by | May 26, 2017 | 17:07

Trump met Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russia's ambassador to Washington in the Oval Office the day after Trump fired Comey , who was in charge of the Russia election probe. Asked point-blank if he'd done anything that might merit prosecution or even impeachment, Trump said no - and then added of the lingering allegations and questions: "I think it's totally ridiculous".

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:36

The order would have banned citizens from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen from entering the US for 90 days and it banned all refugees for 120 days. Spokesman Michael Short says the administration needs "every available tool at our disposal" to keep terrorists from entering the United States and committing violence.

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:27

In return, President Trump gave Pope Francis a set of books by civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. presented in a custom, hand-made display case. " Potica? " - a reference to a calorie-laden cake from Slovenia, her country of birth. Most Western VIP women who visit Saudi Arabia don't cover their heads, including British Prime Minister Theresa May and Merkel.

by | May 26, 2017 | 16:39

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday intensified his accusations that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies were not spending enough on defense and warned of more attacks like this week's Manchester bombing unless the alliance did more to stop militants.

by | May 26, 2017 | 14:50

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott said Thursday he's hopeful that lawmakers will soon hatch a deal that would make Texas the first state to pass a bill reminiscent of North Carolina's controversial 2016 law known as HB2. "That's our hope", Collins said. Whether the Senate GOP leadership will follow Collins' lead is an open question. U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Wednesday he expects bipartisan support for approval of a bill authorizing taxpayer and ...

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:27

She tells Provider that the Trump Administration has not yet shared how exactly the assumptions behind the savings numbers were calculated. That's what you hear. Mr Trump's budget is simply a proposal. "Using the revenue from feedback from economic growth toward deficit reduction", wrote the non-partisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, "is inconsistent with recent statements that economic growth would be used to help finance tax reform".

by | May 26, 2017 | 15:28

USA expresses concern in "strongest possible terms" after violence erupted outside the Turkish embassy . Outside the event on March 31, 2016, D.C. police had to intervene to separate Erdogan supporters and protesters in what police described as a "skirmish involving demonstrators".