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by | June 01, 2017 | 22:15

The topic of that essay? "Honestly, I thought I should go with the first thing that popped in my head". Realistically speaking, declaring love for Papa John's specifically was gutsy, but maybe that bold move was what really put her application over the edge.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:14

Following a hail of criticism Griffin, 56, posted a video on Twitter in which she 'sincerely apologised'. "I went too far", she said in a second video. Dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster chimed in, acting as if it was someone waking up to chaos on Twitter and beginning to check analytics before regretting the decision and going to back to bed.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:49

After that, House and Senate Republicans will hammer out a final budget bill to present to Democrat Gov. Roy Cooper, who has criticized the plans from both chambers. "We have $4.3 million sitting" in that substance abuse fund that's unspent, shot back Senate Majority Leader Jeb Bradley , R-Wolfeboro. The American Health Care Act, the House GOP plan to replace Obamacare, was pulled from the floor in March as the party failed to muster enough support to pass it.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:43

The House intelligence committee will also issue subpoenas for Michael Flynn and Michael Cohen's businesses as part of its probe. "The big story is the "unmasking and surveillance" of people that took place during the Obama Administration," Trump said in a tweet, one day after the committee's Republican chairman subpoenaed the CIA, FBI and National Security Agency amid complaints by Democrats that they were not consulted.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:48

In court documents, prosecutors say Christian confessed while in the back seat of a patrol vehicle after his arrest. His court-appointed attorney, Gregory Scholls, has not returned a call. The Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League won a multimillion-dollar civil case in 1990 against the White Aryan Resistance on behalf of his family, and the damages crippled the organization.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:07

Today during a Senate Estimates hearing the Government was asked by Labor's Penny Wong whether they had discussed the "possible United States withdrawal from the Paris Agreement ". Those pitted richer countries against poorer ones about who was to blame for the problem and who should pay to fix it. The Paris deal has been ratified by 147 out of 197 countries so far.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:25

Nobody in their right mind would jump into this White House at this point". Spicer nearly always says something to the effect of "The tweet speaks for itself". Trump has long believed that he is his most effective spokesperson and has groused about supporters and aides not defending him vigorously enough. Most people are not buying Spicer's explanation of the viral gaffe.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:30

Trump's chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn , has discussed the possibility of changing the US carbon reduction targets instead of pulling out of the deal completely. The reason is three-fold: Climate change is undeniable. "Climate solutions provide opportunities that are unmatchable". The Sierra Club's executive director, Michael Brune, called the expected move a "historic mistake which our grandchildren will look back on with stunned dismay at how a world leader could be so divorced from ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:40

Alice Liu, 10, from Wild Horse Elementary School has made it to the finals which begin today. Follow Karen Larsen on Twitter for the latest updates from the Bee. He said he wished he could say that was a slip of the tongue, but it wasn't. Xuan spelled both her words correctly, according to the bee's Twitter feed, but it apparently wasn't enough.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:15

Pence , a former governor of IN, has a strong pro-life record. Trump has faced harsh criticism for his anti-Islamic rhetoric during the campaign, as well as his administration's legal battle to impose a travel ban on several Muslim-majority countries.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:35

The Sierra Club said a US withdrawal from the Paris deal would be a "historic mistake". Almost 200 nations, including the United States , agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:46

Trump plans to bring in new aides to the White House, adding experienced political professionals including a former campaign manager, according to administration officials and people close to the president. "I don't foresee any staff changes having an impact on the trajectory of this administration", said Ryan Williams, a former adviser to 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:12

On several occasions, Comey reportedly wrote that Trump either asked for his loyalty or pressed him to drop the investigation into his disgraced National Security Advisor Michael Flynn . Aside from the Senate investigation into the Trump administration and Russian Federation, both the U.S. House and the U.S. Department of Justice are investigating possible ties.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:11

Senate in order to ram through a bill that would strip health coverage from an estimated 23 million people over the next decade and pass massive tax cuts for the nation's wealthiest individuals and corporations. Mr. Trump's reference to "tax cuts" stands in contrast to his own budget, released last week. Under this mechanism, the Senate can approve the health care bill with just 51 yeas-a reality untouched by the legislative filibuster or how the majority might change it.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:40

He told Politico that he wanted to go back to Black Rock Group, his communications and public affairs firm. Duffy continued that many people did not think Trump was going to win, and when he did, "they were scrambling to say who is the point of contact".

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:52

Hirono said. "Federal funding for these runway improvement projects will help to strengthen runway safety at the Kahului and Hilo International airports". "Making these critical upgrades will pave the way for supporting local economies and communities in Upstate New York". "Investing in our airport infrastructure enables safer, more efficient service for the businesses and travelers who utilize it every day", Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said in the release.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:12

Prior to his overseas trip, Trump had been reviewing other candidates, including former senator Joe Lieberman , who was seen leaving the White House. "He played a key role as FBI director in conducting a preliminary investigation into this whole issue", Panetta, who also served as Central Intelligence Agency director under former President Barack Obama , told Wolf Blitzer on CNN .

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:44

Trump said he would make the announcement at 3 pm EDT (1900 GMT) in the White House Rose Garden, ending his tweet with "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!" He promised to "cancel" the deal, saying it was bad for United States business. A United States pullout could have sweeping implications. Democratic US Senators Bob Menendez and Jack Reed wrote a letter urging Trump not to withdraw.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:05

Naturally, Sean Spicer did his best to spin it , rather than simply admitting it was a typo . Mr. Trump's Twitter critics were sidetracked from their mission - which is to obsess about the President's alleged secret connections with Russian President Vladimir Putin - but only momentarily.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:40

The Washington Post is reporting that Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner , asked for a direct channel to Moscow that would circumvent us communications procedures. "It's very important to know that I can be helpful on the outside; if they want me to help on the inside and the right role is there, I'd be willing to consider that".

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:11

All the officials demanded anonymity because they were not authorized to reveal the conversations. White House sources confirm for Breitbart News that Spicer will stick around in his job at the press office. The former officials named in the subpoenas were Obama national security adviser Susan Rice, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power and former CIA Director John Brennan.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:26

It's been just a few days since news surfaced that the Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into the role Kushner held during the campaign and transition, including his contacts with Russian officials, his role in the campaign's data analytics operation, and his relationship with former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:50

On Tuesday, Spicer jousted with several reporters during his daily briefing when they posed questions about Russian Federation or a handful of ongoing congressional and federal probes. Bossie told "Fox & Friends" that the Trump administration has reached out to him but hasn't offered him a job yet. But according to most of these amateur cryptologists, it was nothing so prosaic; they preferred to suggest it was some kind of coded reference.

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:43

The Orlando police released 11 hours of new body camera footage on Wednesday from inside the Pulse nightclub on the night of the worst mass shooting in modern American history nearly one year ago. Authorities released bodycam footage of officers responding to the Pulse nightclub shooting on Wednesday. Other footage shows an officer leading a patron out of a bathroom and down a hallway.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:54

Defense attorneys for a Minnesota police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a black motorist are asking that statements about the driver's permit to carry a gun be omitted from trial. "The media coverage and protests have never suggested an iota of fault in Mr. Castile's conduct", Yanez's attorneys wrote in a memo. Paul area and surrounded the governor's mansion.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:41

Dubke, a veteran Republican strategist who served three months in the role, said he offered his resignation May 18 and agreed to stay on until Trump completed his first overseas trip, which ended over the weekend. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly's claim that back channel communications are "both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable" doesn't fully explain the circumstances of the request coming from someone who is so close to Trump and on the heels of an election in which Russian ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 19:03

The committee also approved subpoenas to the two men's firms, Flynn Intel Llc, and Michael D. Cohen and Associates PC, the committee announcement said. Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, was also present at the December meeting, the White House previously acknowledged. He pleaded the fifth in response to a subpoena from Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr and Vice Chairman Mark Warner.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:46

Merkel praised India for implementing that climate pact very "intensively and in a very committed way" and Modi said people had no right to ruin the environment for future generations. " The times in which we can fully count on others are somewhat over, as I have experienced in the past few days ", she repeated today. "Very bad for U.S.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:34

Now, Rinaldi's colleagues are pushing back and saying he threatened them. In a statement posted to Facebook , Rinaldi admitted he did make the threat , but only after he said Nevarez threatened his life. Missing some content? Care to comment? Rinaldi addresses that in hist post, writing that, "I made it clear that if he attempted to, in his words, 'get me, ' I would shoot him in self defense".

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:51

Police Department announced Monday morning that a body found Saturday in a wooded area is that of a Duke University student missing for nearly a week. There are no signs of foul play or trauma, according to a news release. Along with local police, the Franklin Fire Department, state police, Massachusetts Environmental Police and local residents helped with the search.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:16

Dubke's last day has not yet been determined, and a successor has not been chosen. Instead, in the first press briefing since President Trump returned from a nine-day trip overseas, Spicer focused on the fact that The Washington Post story , which first reported the request, used anonymous sourcing.

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:21

Rice was shot and killed by Loehmann outside the Cudell Recreation Center in Cleveland , Ohio, on November 22, 2014. Rice's mother, Samira Rice, said Tuesday she is relieved that Loehmann was sacked but believes Garmback should also have been terminated.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:44

The bill is sponsored by 69th District Rep. James Frank, who also authored companion legislation in the Texas House of Representatives. "I'm just allowing it to happen". "They can fix this today by concurring with SB 1929". The latest appeal came Sunday night from state Sen. Without mentioning Trump by name, GOP House budget chairman John Zerwas said "we can not count on federal assistance at this time".

by | June 01, 2017 | 18:01

Flynn had previously invoked his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination in declining an earlier subpoena from the committee, which sought a wide array of documents and information related to his contacts with Russian Federation.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:46

Mr Mike Dubke "has expressed his desire to leave the White House", Mr Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway said on Fox News , confirming an earlier report by Axios that Mr Dubke tendered his resignation May 18. Conway also dismissed persistent speculation that Spicer , who has been pilloried on TV comedy shows since Trump took office on January 20, was on his way out.