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by | June 03, 2017 | 10:58

Under it, transgender students wouldn't be allowed to choose the bathroom they use but could be directed to separate, single-use facilities. Abbott has gone against his GOP peers nationally in calling for such a bill, but he has stopped short of saying he would drag lawmakers into a special session to get the job done.

by | June 03, 2017 | 11:00

The U.S. only sources about 13 percent of its electricity from renewable energy. Everyone cautioned that no decision was final until Trump announced it. The agreement itself includes pillars that involve American data, including material from NASA and other USA federal departments, and if the US walks away Vaughan said there will be gaps to fill.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:26

Environmental Advocates of New York Air and Energy Director Conor Bambrick calls withdrawing from the Paris accord troubling and reckless. Some fear a USA withdrawal may spur other recalcitrant carbon polluters to follow suit, or at least dampen enthusiasm for updating emissions-cutting pledges.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:18

Providers serving free, healthy meals to children and teens in low-income areas can be found at the U.S. Department of Agriculture website . On Thursday, the program started back up, giving kids meals through the month of July. Last year, 167,356 meals were provided during June and July. Shannon says it's important for that demographic to get proper nutrition. She says part of the problem is transportation to the feeding sites, something they plan to emphasize more next year.

by | June 03, 2017 | 09:10

In contrast, 49 percent have a favorable view of the 2010 Affordable Care Act . Sixty-seven percent of Republicans like the GOP healthcare bill, known as the American Health Care Act , compared to 18 percent who do not. But even then, this bill sets aside almost $140 billion to help states reduce those costs to patients who, through no fault of their own, have a pre-existing condition that costs more to cover.

by | June 03, 2017 | 09:09

Just before word Wednesday morning that charges will be dropped "in a timely manner" against the Nashville Predators fan who tossed a catfish on the ice during the Stanley Cup Final in Pittsburgh , a Tennessee House member indicated hewas drafting a proclamation honoring the team and fan Jacob Waddell .

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:03

Our future on this planet is now more at risk than ever before. Environmental Protection Minister Ze'ev Elkin rejected on Friday the assumption that the country would follow U.S. The President framed his decision as a "reassertion of America's sovereignty" in a speech at the White House's famous Rose Garden. The Green Fund is created to help poor countries adapt to climate change and bypass some of the heavily polluting technologies formerly used by rich countries.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:43

A tip was provided to Pennsylvania State Police, who then alerted the D.C. police and Secret Service that a man was headed towards Trump's hotel in D.C. Dr. Bryan Moles was taken into custody Wednesday after authorities say he had several guns in his possession and was acting suspiciously. Moles told investigators he once wrote a term paper on McVeigh.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:13

A Pennsylvania judge past year ruled that McQueary qualified as a whistleblower under state law and awarded him a total of $12 million from Penn State. He died of cancer a short time later at age 85. Friday, Spanier indicated he will appeal the conviction. Sandusky is appealing his sentence, and Spanier said he also planned to appeal.

by | June 03, 2017 | 10:05

MI congressman Tim Walberg does believe in climate change but he's not convinced mere mortals can do anything about it, feeling instead that a better course of action is to rely on the power of the almighty. Trump's secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, is the former CEO of ExxonMobil, one of the world's leading carbon polluters - and a corporation which knew about human-caused climate change and its potentially catastrophic consequences as early as 1977 but spent billions of dollars over the ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:57

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by | June 03, 2017 | 09:37

Airport operations were returned to normal late Tuesday night. Authorities say a man with a fake gun was taken into custody at the Orlando International Airport on May 30. Officers from the Orlando Police Department and the Orange County Sheriff's Office are at the scene and passengers have been removed from the area.

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:56

The police officers were disciplined but not due to their role in Tamir's death. On Nov. 22, 2014, Tamir Rice , a 12-year-old African-American boy, was shot to death by a police officer while playing with a toy gun at a playground in Cleveland .

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:19

The controversy over Comey's firing escalated after it was revealed that Comey drafted a memorandum detailing how Trump had allegedly pressured him to end the FBI's investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Comey is not expected to testify about the details of the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. If it's found to be true that Trump asked Comey to drop the FBI's investigation into Flynn, "that would be very damaging", Keith Whittington, an expert on ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:20

The group advocates for stronger laws and policies that worked to reduce gun violence. I earned the title of sharpshooter, the second highest marksmanship qualification. "And to see him in the hospital, lying, right before he passed, you see senseless violence that could have been avoided", Mayor Carswell said. Here in Rochester, the Sisters of Saint Francis will be lighting the Assisi Heights Spirituality Center orange as well.

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:34

Watch live in the player above.But Trump himself has repeatedly said that the Russian Federation probe was on his mind when he removed Comey. Trump has denied firing Comey for the FBI's investigation of his associates' Russian Federation connections, but also said the investigation was on his mind when he did it.

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:40

Arnold Schwarzenegger, former Governor of California and Terminator, has slammed Trump's decision in a blunt and entertaining three minute video, recorded for Attn and shared on Twitter. "Nothing can or will stop us from doing that", she added. The President claimed the U.S. could re-enter "an entirely new transaction" but indicated that was hardly a priority, adding: "If we can, great.

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:17

The backlash isn't just a black mark for the president to deal with - scientists say the move will take a major toll on all of us. Opinions were split over Trump's decision to remove the USA from the pollution-reduction deal. Countries, cities, businesses are reiterating their commitment to the Paris Accord. "It will be harder for us", Gebru Jember Endalew of Ethiopia, who heads the 48-nation group of the least developed nations at U.N.

by | June 03, 2017 | 08:28

British police and security services were also upset that Abedi's name was apparently leaked by US officials and published while British police were withholding it - and while raids were underway in Manchester and in Libya, where the bomber's father lives.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:10

Wright , was apprehended in the 4500 block of South Broadway around 9 PM. He's believed to be with 12-year-old William J Thompson III, 5-year-old Ethan A Thompson and 2-year-old Damien A Wright. The Wichita Police Department consider the death suspicious. Wright was last seen leaving the scene of the fire in this vehicle, according to the alert.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:20

Less finance will dim USA influence. Mayor Greg Stanton of Phoenix said , "It's official, President Trump refuses to lead . What more can I add?" says Kawooya, who is also the Sembabule District Woman MP. China wouldn't have been privy to the deal. Trump said the agreement disadvantaged the U.S. On climate, Beijing is taking action. It could meet its 2030 target a decade early.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:41

When Trump returned over the weekend from the first foreign trip of his presidency, his aides hailed the tour as a success and a sign of renewed and bolder United States leadership on the world stage. "But 23 of the 28 member nations are still not paying what they should be paying and what they are supposed to be paying for their defense". Much has been made by Mr.

by | June 03, 2017 | 06:11

That's the same meeting in which Kushner sought to establish covert communications with the Russians-a bombshell revelation last Friday that also prompted an explanation from the administration. Washington officials have said that, beyond the role of White House Communications Director, "other staff changes might be expected in the coming weeks".

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:24

This move, seen as a potential cost-cutting measure in Kansas City, gives the Buffalo Bills an opportunity to kick the tires on the eight-year veteran, should they choose. He had 87 catches for 1,088 yards and 8 TDs the previous year. But he's been getting a lot of work in offseason practice, a sign the Chiefs believe he might be ready for significant playing time.

by | June 03, 2017 | 06:59

Trump's decision sent shockwaves among governments and climate change activists around the world. In a memo to Apple employees obtained by CNET, Cook wrote that he spoke with Trump earlier in the week in an effort to persuade him not to withdraw from the pact, in which almost 200 countries agreed to fight global warming by reducing carbon emissions.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:04

They said Uskanil, a ticketed passenger who had gone through U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening, was allegedly spotted by an alert contractor and detained. "No one really paid much attention to it until we landed and the flight attendants would not let anyone get out of their seats", he said, adding that "about 4 Federal Bureau of Investigation agents came on and detained the man who tried to break into the cockpit".

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:56

Kelly later asked Putin about the U.S. intelligence community's assessment that Russian hackers were responsible for the cyberattacks on the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, during the 2016 election .

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:56

The health care overhaul passed by the House earlier this month is even less popular than the not-very-popular Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) that it would largely replace, according to a poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:49

As China emerges as Europe's unlikely global partner on areas from free trade to security, Premier Li Keqiang will meet top European Union officials at a summit in Brussels that will also address North Korea's missile tests and global steel overcapacity.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:03

Li and the heads of the European Union are expected to exchange views on trade, climate change and migration. Advocates of the climate deal pressured Trump, who has changed his mind on large decisions before even after signaling a move in the opposite direction.

by | June 03, 2017 | 06:32

The US in April struck a Syrian air base with cruise missiles after accusing Assad's military of killing scores of civilians with a nerve agent launched from the base. "Indian-Russia ties are not utilitarian", Modi said "There is an underlying trust in our ties and our ties have grown stronger and deeper over time ".

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:21

Garmback is also required to take additional tactical training, for rules violations related to tactics used during the November 2014 incident. Video surveillance showed he fired his weapon two seconds after leaving the patrol auto. "Prosecutor McGinty deliberately sabotaged the case, never advocating for my son, and acting instead like the police officers." "Hopefully we won't have any more incidents like this", Williams said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:06

In addition to losing her New Year's TV gig on CNN , an endorsement and several standup performances, Griffin has received "detailed, specific" death threats and is under investigation by the United States Secret Service , which her criminal attorney, Dmitry Gorin , expects will be resolved in her favor.

by | June 03, 2017 | 06:02

He specifically recognized Kelly's son Robert, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2010. John Kelly's other son, Johnny, is preparing for his fifth military deployment. President Donald Trump will lay a memorial wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery during his first public appearance following his overseas trip.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:31

The deal would have required the U.S.to reduce polluting emissions by more than a quarter below 2005 levels by 2025, potentially limiting the growth of high-emissions industries like oil and gas production. Visiting Premier Li Keqiang and top European Union officials agreed on a joint statement after their meeting in Brussels that was backed by all 28 European Union states and committed the bloc and China to full implementation of the 2015 Paris climate agreement.