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by | May 30, 2017 | 08:57

Aerial footage shot from helicopters and shown on KARE-TV and WCCO-TV showed the trailer park in Wisconsin experienced significant damage. The National Weather Service in Norman was in Elk City surveying the damage to determine the category of Tuesday's tornado.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:10

Lieutenant Colonel Joshua Comstock, the keynote speaker, presented the Memorial Day address. "Since I lost my son, now I know what Memorial Day means", said Mable Harris. Staying in contact with people on the ground at the ceremony. One Navy veteran in attendance said being in the military was a part of his family legacy and Memorial Day is a very important day for him and his loved ones.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:35

Trump simply waved and walked off with Melania. "Any way that you can communicate with people, particularly organisations that are maybe not particularly friendly to us, is a good thing and, again, it comes back to whatever the communication is, comes back into the government and shared across the government".

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:03

To the world, the Polish-born Brzezinski was a steely, opinionated power in the Carter White House , from 1977 to 1981, who left a big footprint in world affairs. Brzezinski "graded" the foreign policies of the three presidents that followed Reagan, telling NPR that he would give George H.W. Bush a B, Bill Clinton a C and George W.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:49

A harrowing video, per KRON , captures the moment the boy catapulted from the Emerald Plunge . He immediately gets up and walks away. Smith said they are closing down three of the park's waterslides pending further inspection, but they do not have "an exact reason" for what made the boy fly off the slide.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:59

The courageous men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces make the selfless decision every day to stand up for our nation's ideals and protect our freedoms. Now, they're being honored for their service to the nation. It soothed the struggles I'd had with the loss of so many friends and teammates throughout this war.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:32

The White House said Trump visited the gravesite of Robert Kelly , who was laid to rest in Section 60 . The younger Kelly was a Marine killed in Afghanistan in November 2010. Army bugler played taps just a few feet away. By the early 20th century, the holiday had evolved to honor all military members who died in service.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:31

President Trump on Friday congratulated body-slamming businessman Greg Gianforte on his special election win in Montana , making no mention of the victor's attack on a reporter earlier this week. The homepage for Gianforte's Congressional campaign. Gianforte's victory is a boost for Republicans, who are anxious Trump's political stumbles and increasing unpopularity may cost the party its House majority in 2018 elections.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:51

With Gustafsson's combinations scoring beautifully, it was no surprise that one of them put Teixeira on the deck 30 seconds into round three. In a statement after the fight, Gustafsson praised his latest opponent's durability. There's no doubt that Teixeira still hits like a truck, and that he's ridiculously unsafe on the ground as well. Gustafsson connected another right uppercut that snapped Teixeira's head back like a rubber band and the Swedish born light heavyweight followed up ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:06

Speaking to Fox 12 OR on Saturday, May 27, Mangum explained that she was with traveling with her friend when Christian approached them shouting anti-Muslim abuse. Christian was being held on suspicion of aggravated murder, attempted murder, intimidation and being a felon in possession of a weapon. "It's too early to say whether last night's violence was an act of domestic terrorism or a federal hate crime", Loren Cannon, special agent in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in or ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:20

Chaffetz said the reality of having spent more than 1,500 nights away from his family over eight years has hit him harder than before. During his tenure, the media-savvy congressman launched high-profile and frequently controversial investigations into the Obama administration and other Democratic targets, notably Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:30

The removals, mostly carried out overnight and with strict security, attracted protests and some arrests but not the widespread unrest some feared. The effort to remove New Orleans' monuments has helped ignite a nationwide debate over Confederate symbols.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:53

French President Emmanuel Macron was warned about Trump's go-to move before they met at the G7 summit, though, and he admits that he purposely made a decision to turn the tactic right back around on Trump. "That's how one makes oneself respected". In addition to the awkward Abe shake, Trump has foisted his unusual tug-and-pull style on other high-profile figures, including Vice President Mike Pence and Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch .

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:10

The idea came after General John A. Logan heard about a celebration in 1866, where many shops closed down and graves of fallen soldiers were decorated. The law went into effect in 1971. There was some debate as to which city came up with the name "Memorial Day". The first state to officially recognize Memorial Day was NY in 1873.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:19

Businesses were closed, flags were at half-staff and spring was a great time to put fresh cut flowers on the graves. It is to honor those who have died in service to our country. And we owe our freedom to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. To many people, especially the nation's thousands of combat veterans, this day, which has a history stretching back all the way to the Civil War , is an important reminder of those who died in the service of their country.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:16

Britain reacted Monday to Angela Merkel's assertion that Germany could no longer "completely depend" on its traditional allies by saying it would continue to seek a "deep and special partnership" with Germany and the rest of Europe after Brexit.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:25

This was the bill that would end the Affordable Care Act or ACA (also known as Obamacare ) that the Republican-controlled House of Representatives had narrowly passed earlier in May, without knowing what its impact and cost would be. "The numbers show by county the total number on Medicaid and funded by the Children's Health Insurance Program", Anderson said . This is to prove their point that its falling apart which will further hurt numerous very people who supported Trump.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:41

Fernando Alonso had a spectacular race before falling victim to his engine late in the race. Sato had taken the lead in his No. 26 Andretti Autosport Honda from Helio Castroneves with just two laps left to go. I didnt know if I can be as quick as anyone in an Indy auto.”. "It has been an wonderful experience", he said. "Thanks to Indianapolis , thanks to the fans".

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:16

Last week, Mr Trump was pressed by leaders of the G7 to keep the U.S. in the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change , an accord agreeing to cut carbon dioxide emissions that Barack Obama signed his name to. Germany's foreign minister joined Chancellor Angela Merkel in scolding President Trump, saying he is making the West "weaker". The European Commission wants to "build bridges" between the EU and the USA amid negative fallout from last week's meetings, it has said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:31

Don't expect to see much sunshine in the week ahead. Rain showers will slowly move from New Hampshire into ME on Memorial Day before settling in for the rest of the week , according to the National Weather Service in Gray . Morning clouds will give way to partly sunny skies on Tuesday , allowing temperatures to rebound to the mid/upper 60s. Showers and thunderstorms will become more numerous.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:10

United States police have identified the two men killed by a white supremacist on a train in Portland as they attempted to defend passengers the suspect was bullying. On Friday , police said detectives wanted to speak to the two women. "I couldn't imagine what you're going through right now as far as losing someone and I'm sorry it had to be at the hands of my children", Hudson said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:18

President Trump's NSC senior director for East Asia Matthew Pottinger, after representing America at the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, visited Seoul today, arranging for a meeting between President Trump and South Korea's newly elected President Moon Jae-in to occur in late June in Washington .

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:22

Abbott said that if he does call a special session, it will be over issues that he decides. Ross Ramsey is executive editor and co-founder of the Texas Tribune . The next regular session isn't until 2019, but Gov. Greg Abbott hasn't said yet if call lawmakers back this summer to address some agency oversight bills.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:51

A broader proposal mandating that virtually all transgender people in the country's second-largest state use public restrooms according to the gender on their birth certificates sailed through the Texas Senate months ago. GOODWYN: Houston Representative Senfronia Thompson stood in the Texas House holding up a picture of a Jim Crow-era bathroom sign. Bathrooms divided us then, and it divides us now.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:43

According to the Associated Press, "both men's jaws seemed to clench" during the gesture. The two world leaders met late last week at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation conference in Brussels , and their excruciating handshake made headlines around the world.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:16

Prince George's County police and the FBI are investigating the black student's death as a possible hate crime; a white University of Maryland student has been charged with first-degree murder in his death. He was supposed to be walking across the stage with his classmates, but instead Bowie State University held a moment of silence for Collins during its graduation ceremony.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:51

British police investigating the deadly terror attack in Manchester say they have made another arrest as they continue their efforts to capture the suspected network of which they believe suicide bomber Salman Abedi had been a part. Residents described their houses shaking and hearing a loud blast as officers forced their way into the semi-detached property in the Gorton area of Manchester , the Guardian newspaper reported.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:30

And why do we parade around town for it? And most certainly, the veterans who died in service, those to be honored on Memorial Day , made it possible. Over time, the holiday long known as " Decoration Day " was expanded to honor the dead from all American wars. Too many of us take our military members, veterans and those who put their lives on the line for granted.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:05

I was sad yesterday, I was devastated but to come away with some points is better than nothing", Hamilton said. "It was nice, straightforward qualifying". a really exciting race where we saw the real scuderia (team)". While Vettel and Raikkonen took 1-2 earlier in final practice, Hamilton was only fifth.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:45

Airlines worry that a ban could decrease lucrative business travel. Even as travelers try to imagine a world without laptops or tablets being used in the air, the officials who have the task of implementing the measure are meeting in Brussels to work out the details of the ban.

by | May 30, 2017 | 00:37

S. House of Representatives became a major flashpoint in the mood of American politics this week. Gianforte also specifically apologized to Ben Jacobs , the reporter from The Guardian whom he attacked. Despite the rebuke from Montana's media, Montana voters received robocalls from Trump and Vice President Mike Pence urging voters to back Gianforte.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:47

In a Twitter post following the protest , We Stand For said more than 100 attendees had taken part in the walkout, describing it as a "wonderful success". " Notre Dame is a campus where deliberation is welcomed, where opposing views are debated, and where every speaker, no matter how unpopular or unfashionable, is afforded the right to air their views in the open for all to hear".

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:50

Macron said he was not bothered that Trump and the Turkish and Russian leaders Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin "think in terms of power ratios". He had also made veiled criticism of Trump's plans to build a wall along the U.S.' border with Mexico, comparing the idea to France's Maginot Line, which in 1940 failed to keep Nazi invaders out of France.

by | May 29, 2017 | 23:52

Consistently inconsistent, you just never know when it comes to Trump. President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, says the other G-7 leaders respect the US position that more time is needed for Trump to make a final decision on whether to stay in the Paris climate accord.

by | May 29, 2017 | 22:03

The swirling speculation and conjecture about Russian Federation appeared to quickly squelch any hope the administration may have had of pivoting from a foreign trip the White House viewed as successful to alleviate the political pressures Trump is facing at home.