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by | May 31, 2017 | 21:55

Comey had reportedly indicated in a series of memos that Trump asked him to scale back his investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. On Thursday, Chaffetz announced he was stepping down from Congress , effective June 30. Chaffetz said he would give more specifics on that as he draws closer to the "finish line".

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:53

Their commitments to step up efforts to cut emissions and implement the deal come as President Donald Trump is planning to pull the USA out of the Paris climate deal, according to a White House official . What's not quite clear yet is whether Trump intends to pull out of the Paris agreement itself, or the entire treaty underlining all global climate change negotiations, called the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change .

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:37

Trump appears to have decided that a continued United States presence in the accord would harm the economy; hinder job creation in regions like Appalachia and the West, where his most ardent supporters live; and undermine his "America First" message.

by | May 31, 2017 | 22:06

Police say his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Two deputies flanked Christian - listed in court documents as being at least 6 feet tall and weighing 250 pounds - during the brief court hearing. He could then be seen shoving Fletcher in the chest before pulling out what appeared to be a folded knife from his pocket and concealing it in his hand, according to the affidavit.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:19

The lone man to survive Friday's stabbings says he's having a hard time processing what happened. The friend was wearing a hijab. The surviving good Samaritan of the train attack , 21-year-old Micah Fletcher, has been released from the hospital and is recovering at home.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:48

We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. Those gathered in court Tuesday included Micah Fletcher, who survived the stabbing after being seriously wounded, as well as supporters of his two fatal victims, 23-year-old Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche and 53-year-old Ricky Best .

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:39

U.S. President Donald Trump leaped to the defense of senior adviser Jared Kushner over the weekend, saying his son-in-law was doing excellent work for the country. "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person". The former campaign manager for both the Trump and several of Yanukovych's campaigns, Mr.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:41

Lt. Col. Christian Patterson, public affairs director for the MS group, said Thomas was assigned to the Senatobia-based 2nd Battalion, 198th Armored Regiment, and was one of four soldiers in an M1A2 Abrams tank that was involved in a rollover incident.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:13

Amaroon Honda Accord drove off the road into a crowd of pedestrians, leaving the auto tiled on its driver's side wheel on the corner of 45th Street and Broadway in Manhattan. "I wanted to kill them", he reportedly told police at the scene. An 18- year-old tourist from MI was killed. "We also have Alyssa's 13-year-old sister Eva, who is being treated at Cornell Hospital for a collapsed lung and broken pelvis", Aubry said .

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:05

The potential for higher utility bills in Pennsylvania and other states is drawing pushback from rival energy companies, manufacturers and consumer advocates. What Crane is talking about are the subsidies NY and IL approved to provide nuclear plants , expanding each state's portfolio of clean energy providers.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:42

House seat, at a news conference in Helena, Mont., Sunday, March 5, 2017. The seat had been held by Ryan Zinke , whom Trump appointed as interior secretary. In an interview Thursday morning, Jacobs denied laying a finger on Gianforte. Gianforte will now take the state's only seat in the House of Representatives.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:01

In a series of tweets, Trump focused on news reports that include the words "sources say". Trump added in the statement that Kushner was "respected by virtually everyone", and was busy working to help save the country "billions of dollars".

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:58

Cosby has admitted they had sexual contact that night but maintains that it was consensual and that medication he gave her was just an herbal remedy. The defence, meanwhile, will be looking for any personal connections to victims of sexual assault, or any resentment for Cosby's past political statements.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:05

The rally's organizer Joey Gibson, told KGW ( http://bit.ly/2rkrPbI ) he is a libertarian promoting free speech. Christian also yelled "death to the enemies of America" and "death to antifa ". The teens moved toward the back of the train, preparing to get off at the next stop. A third victim survived the attack and has left the hospital but, according to his friends, is facing a long recovery from his injuries.

by | May 31, 2017 | 21:01

Once selected, the jurors will be transported 300 miles (480 km) to Montgomery County near Philadelphia and sequestered during the trial, which begins on June 5. Nothing the woman said seemed particularly controversial. Cosby , 79, is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand , a former basketball coach at his Temple University alma mater, at his home in 2004.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:37

The time frame there is March 25 through April 18. The company examined the nature of the "malware created to access payment card data from cards used on point-of-sale (POS) devices at certain Chipotle restaurants between March 24, 2017 and April 18, 2017".

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:32

Citing current and former intelligence officials, the Post said neither Rogers nor Coats, who was appointed by Trump, complied with the request. "Is that an accurate reporting , Director Coats?" "Well, I was in Europe, and (Trump) was at the White House", Coats said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:32

Dubke's last day has not yet been determined. Dubke, who has worked closely with White House press secretary Sean Spicer, served as a behind-the-scenes player helping manage communications strategy, responses to crises such as the firing of James B.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:17

Patrick has threatened to hold the measure hostage to trigger a special session if the House does not act on the property tax reform and bathroom issues. "I have talked with Gov. Abbott , and those discussions are private", Patrick told reporters Sunday at the news conference on the sunset impasse. This session, the so-called "bathroom bill" that targets transgender citizens has dominated the headlines.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:40

It was the last season the Miami Hurricanes baseball team didn't make the NCAA Tournament - until this year. The committee for the 2017 NCAA Baseball Tournament announced the 64 team field today and Clemson's regional is interesting.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:25

Earlier The Washington Post reported that Ambassador Sergey Kislyak told "his superiors in Moscow" that Kushner, son-in-law and confidant to then-President-elect Trump, made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:49

She also said the White House is not concerned about the reports Mr. Kushner discussed back-channel communications with the Russians. And CNN reported that, during the presidential campaign, US intelligence intercepted Russian officials, saying they had potentially derogatory financial information about Mr.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:55

Lieberman was among four candidates Trump interviewed at the White House on Wednesday. Trump is interviewing candidates to replace former FBI Director James Comey who was sacked last week. He's not a professional law enforcement official - he did serve as Connecticut's elected attorney general, but that was in the 1980s - and, while he dealt with federal law enforcement agencies as a US senator, he left the Senate in 2013.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:27

Orlando Police Chief John Mina says negotiators eventually got him to surrender. Pettigrew faces one count of aggravated assault for pointing the fake gun at officers. Earlier, police spokeswoman Sgt. Wanda Miglio said officers responded to reports of a man with a gun in the terminal. Orlando police later said the entrances were open but congested.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:52

Eventually, the man nicknamed "The Professor" was a regular on the national NFL beat for ESPN. Analysts Charles Woodson, Randy Moss and Matt Hasselback were brought in to take their places on ESPN's two signature studio shows, "Sunday NFL Countdown" and "Monday Night Countdown".

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:23

Kushner is being scrutinized in the agency's investigation into Russian meddling in the US election over his meetings with at least two Russian officials, Moscow's ambassador to the USA and a banking executive, sources have told ABC News .

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:49

Trump has often dismissed claims of Russian help in winning the election and on Tuesday, in a Twitter comment, called it a "lame excuse" by Democrats for losing the White House . Spicer started the first White House briefing in two weeks by taking more than five minutes to recap the president's trip, taking only a handful of questions from reporters before abruptly ending the briefing.

by | May 31, 2017 | 20:19

Monday to a house in the 3600 block of Sara Court by an "alert neighbor" reporting suspicious activity, said Torrance Police Sgt. Ronald Harris. 21-year-old Demond Hamilton and 18-year-old Keione Clark were also arrested in connection to the murder.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:30

LeBron James has the Cleveland Cavaliers poised for a championship repeat in his seventh consecutive NBA Finals while Kevin Durant has sparked a historic Golden State playoff run in search of his first title. But this also may be the best all-around version of James, who is averaging 32.5 points on almost 57 percent shooting, and adding 8.0 rebounds and 7.0 assists per game .

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:50

Glorializ Colón Plaza , 20, told the Orlando Sentinel that she saw people in the terminal hiding and spotted a man near the rental auto area. Terminal A was shut down as law enforcement cleared the first floor. The suspect, a former Marine, pointed the gun at officers and himself, saying he wanted them to shoot him, Mina said. "Everyone there told me right before this happened a man said to everyone: 'You're going to need mental therapy after this, ' then he pulled out a gun and everyone ran".

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:40

Trump could announce he is pulling the US from the deal, which would trigger a withdrawal process that wouldn't conclude until November 2020 at the earliest. Today, he announced via Twitter that he would announce his decision in the next few days. If the US pulls out , there are fears that other countries will also relax their commitments.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:21

I will continue. I asked your forgiveness, [I'm] taking down the image, going to ask the photographer to take down the image, and I beg for your forgiveness. "I'm merely mocking the Mocker in Chief", she wrote. She is a two-time Emmy and Grammy award-winning comedian, and started a 50-city tour in January.

by | May 31, 2017 | 19:44

President Donald Trump picked a public fight with Germany on Tuesday, tweeting that trade deals with the European country are " very bad for U.S." and that they "will change". "We also know that we Europeans must really take our fate into our own hands ", she added, underlining Europe's frustration with Trump on climate policy in particular.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:05

Employees pulled the man and his son from the apartment complex's community pool and started CPR. First responders arrived and tried to rescue the two before they were transported to St. Police did not suspect foul play in the incident, but had not definitively called the deaths drownings. Details surrounding what happened are still being investigated.

by | May 31, 2017 | 18:26

On Sunday, Trump tweeted , "Whenever you see the words "sources say" in the fake news media, and they don't mention names... it is very possible that those sources don't exist but are made up by fake news writers". Now Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser is at the center of the biggest controversy plaguing the administration: its ties to Russian Federation. Trump called his maiden trip overseas a "home run", but while the White House had hoped it would serve as a reset, attention on the ...