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by | June 04, 2017 | 07:00

Law enforcement is also responding to a separate incident near London Bridge at Borough Market . At least 20 people were taken to hospitals across London after the terrorist attacks on London Bridge and at Borough Market , London Ambulance Service said in a statement.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:07

Climate Alliance to expand on our efforts while partnering with other states to combat climate change", Baker said in a statement . Already, the city has committed to reducing the Big Apple's carbon emissions by 80 percent from 2005 to 2050.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:34

Rana would repeat spellings "over and over and over again", he said. "He has done awesome so far", Kress said. VanWynsberghe's first word was "regurgitant" which is defined as characterized by, allowing or being a backward flow. If there is a tie on the test, judges will declare co-champions. As with any intense competition, the bee was full of rapidly swinging emotions. Among the contestants is 6-year-old Edith Fuller , the youngest person ever to qualify for the national bee.

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:11

President Donald Trump is not getting criticism for his climate stance from at least one world leader: Russian President Vladimir Putin . EPA administrator Scott Pruitt spent a press briefing Friday dodging questions about whether President Trump believes in climate change .

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:55

Senate Republicans have been urged to pass health care legislation before the congressional recess at the end of July. The letter, dated June 1, was signed by New York Cardinal Timothy M. As of the end of May, independents were much more likely to be cynical of the House GOP effort, with 49 percent saying it would make the nation's health care system worse.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:30

NBC's Megyn Kelly , in her first major interview at her new home after departing Fox News earlier this year, sat down with Russian President Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg that the cyber disrupters might have awakened in " high spirits " and made a decision to meddle simply on behalf of their country. "They might have read a certain article and if they are in the patriotic mood, then they start making their contributions the way they see it positive towards the Russian image", ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:20

At the FBI , Pistole rose to become deputy director, working under current DOJ special counsel Robert Mueller , who was then the FBI director. Pistole is meeting Trump on Tuesday afternoon at the White House, press secretary Sean Spicer said, as the president seeks to replace former FBI Director James Comey .

by | June 04, 2017 | 07:12

While Trump said the United States would be willing to rejoin the accord if it could obtain more favorable terms, the three European leaders said the agreement cannot be renegotiated, "since it is a vital instrument for our planet, societies and economics".

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:17

Two THAAD interceptor launchers, together with a state-of-the-art X-band radar, have been installed at the site in Seongju, some 300 kilometers southeast of Seoul, under a 2016 deal between the allies endeavoring to counter North Korea's ballistic missile threats.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:52

Spicer gave no further clarity on Mr. Trump's confounding overnight "covfefe" tweet , which created an Internet sensation and caused people to speculate about why the president is tweeting - and what he is tweeting - in the middle of the night.

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:09

Bill Maher could finally get scorched because in any context, at any time it's just not okay for a white man to use the N-word. Sasse said that happened less often in Nebraska, where the practice is "frowned upon". He declined to comment on whether Maher should be fired. "We are removing his deeply offensive comment from any subsequent airings of the show", a spokesperson told TheWrap.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:01

This as American cites, states and companies are preparing to submit a plan to the United Nations pledging to honor greenhouse gas emissions under the Paris terms anyway. She wants Congress to take similar action. - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a self-made billionaire who has been outspoken about climate change and environmental issue for many years, is promising millions of dollars to bolster programs under the global climate accord that President Donald Trump has dumped .

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:36

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) said the House subpoenas "will be created to maximize our chance of getting the information we need" for the committee's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign. Schiff said the congressional investigations were vital because the FBI's probe wouldn't be public beyond possible indictments. He said he raised published media reports of Russian attempts to meddle in the election with the Russian official, who denied any involvement by ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:04

Trump issued his initial travel ban by executive order in January, but that measure - which banned entry to nationals from seven countries for 90 days and suspended the nation's refugee program for 120 days - was quickly halted by the courts.

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:57

This Thursday, June 1, 2017, photo provided by Jeff Lange shows the scene following a fatal explosion and fire at the Didion Milling plant in Cambria, Wis . Didion officials didn't immediately return messages from The Associated Press on Thursday. At least two people were killed, including a worker whose body was pulled from the rubble on Thursday.

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:54

Trump promised during his campaign to bring back coal mining jobs. It may be years, however, before the country can formally exit the deal, but Trump said he'll immediately halt implementation. Trump said yesterday he would keep the U.S.in the Paris deal only if he can renegotiate it to be weaker still, though his language belied a lack of conviction.

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:51

But he also said there had been "no effort to impede our investigation to date" - which would seem to be good news for a White House that now faces suggestions that the president might have attempted to obstruct justice. In 2008, Lieberman endorsed Republican John McCain . After leaving the Senate , Lieberman joined the law firm Kasowitz, Benson, Torres, & Friedman , where he is a senior counsel.

by | June 04, 2017 | 04:33

Only 40 spellers moved on to Thursday's final rounds. (If too many spellers survive Wednesday, the judges will use the test to determine the finalists). Erin is aiming to become Alabama's first National Spelling Bee champion since Julie Junkin of Pickens County in 1974. Spelling is important for all students because it helps get good scores on college entrance exams, helps in learning foreign languages and expands vocabularies, he said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 04:51

Trump didn't even have the common decency to immediately delete the tweet and offer up some inane excuse like 'Oh my god, my friend posted that when I went to the bathroom!' like the rest of us when we post that risky selfie at 3AM. Dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster checked in with an eye-rolling tweet, and dozens of definitions have been submitted to the Urban Dictionary website, which crowdsources slang terms.

by | June 04, 2017 | 03:18

Press Secretary Sean Spicer's unusual two days of press briefings since returning from President Donald Trump's foreign odyssey this week are the result of a White House increasingly frustrated with the press corps, according to a report by CNN's Dylan Byers .

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:36

President Trump tweeted about the unmaking on Thursday morning. A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump (L) in the House of Representatives in Washington , U.S., on February 28, 2017 and FBI Director James Comey in Washington U.S.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:54

No matter who the victor is, a six-year-old Edith Fuller , became the youngest contestant at the Scripps National Spelling Bee who spelt the words "tapas" and "nyctinasty" but failed to win in the finals. She'll deliver it Friday. Asking the language of origin, Vinay was told it was "gibberish". She finally ventured a guess, which was just barely wrong, at least according to the President's spelling of the non-word.

by | June 04, 2017 | 03:28

With a sexual assault trial against comic actor Bill Cosby set to start Monday, Pennsylvania prosecutors and defense attorneys are meeting behind closed doors Thursday. He also said he would allow another expert to testify to the effects of quaaludes, which Cosby's lawyers argued would be prejudicial.Cosby's attorneys also asked that the court not refer to Constand or another Cosby accuser who will be permitted to testify as "victims" when instructing jurors.O'Neill said that his standard ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:50

Suspiciously, right after Mr. Nunes issued the subpoenas, Mr. Trump tweeted , "The big story is the "unmasking and surveillance" of people that took place during the Obama Administration". According to committee rules, the chairman has to sign off on all subpoenas, unless that authority is delegated to someone else. "I think that's a violation of the recusal by the Chairman", Schiff told MSNBC, adding that Schiff did not consult any Democratic members beforehand.

by | June 04, 2017 | 03:02

According to a CNN report , Comey is expected to back up press reports that Trump tried to pressure him into getting the FBI to back off an investigation of Flynn. The bit about Comey sitting down with Mueller to work out "parameters" for his testimony does seem to be new but doesn't add a lot to the story. The committee said Comey would testify in a public setting starting at 10 a.m., and a closed session would follow beginning at 1 p.m.

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:30

The way Spicer sees it, the sources close to him said, is that many reporters are obsessed with palace intrigue and minutiae, and are waging a smear campaign against the president. ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley who was once a bitter critic of Donald Trump . White House communications director Michael Dubke announced his resignation Tuesday.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:18

When asked whether Trump was considering the option, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told ABC News on Friday that "the President will make that decision". of State Hillary Clinton. "Each of the relevant and ongoing investigations has focused on the question of collusion between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government", the lawmakers wrote.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:11

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu will give remarks Friday afternoon about the city's efforts to remove the four Confederate monuments. Certain restrictions are to be placed on the monuments in their future homes: for example, the new owners will not be allowed to display them outdoors on public property in New Orleans .

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:28

And it's clear that the problem remains as urgent as ever. Whatever the industry, companies will be reluctant to change plans based exclusively on the withdrawal from the climate agreement because the pendulum could swing back. Second, states should use regulations to promote clean energy and, where possible, invest in it. Speaking to European business leaders alongside Li, Juncker said EU-China ties are underpinned by "a rules-based worldwide system".

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:31

Philando Castile was the man shown on live video as he was dying in a vehicle. Yanez's attorney Tom Kelly said he had no comment as he left the courtroom. "The job of being a police officer is very stressful", said Daly, an emeritus professor at Mitchell Hamline School of Law. NELSON: Jury selection is set to resume tomorrow, and the trial is expected to take at least three weeks.

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:46

According to this source, neither of Kushner's meetings - with the Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak and with Russian banker Sergey Gorkov - were about sanctions, which Russian banks have been lobbying against since they were imposed in 2014.

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:50

Trump still has time to invoke executive privilege and prevent Comey from testifying next Thursday; however, legal experts say that doing so would bear grievous political risks, The Times reported . Comey is no longer employed by the Trump Administration", the lawmakers' letter to White House general counsel Don McGahn read. Presidents have often moved to keep their records and other communications with senior officials private until they leave office, on the theory that ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:42

Spicer offered no further explanation and attempted to move on to the next question, sending the assembled reporters into a tizzy. At Wednesday's briefing, which was held off camera, Spicer provided few meaningful answers to any of the questions he fielded.

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:21

Temperatures on Friday will warm into the 60s and low 70s. A low of 65 degrees and calm winds from the west are expected Sunday night . Saturday night , it will be partly cloudy with a low of 67, according to the weather service. edt and linger a little after sunset. Rain chances and amounts will increase for Sunday and Monday as temps decrease a bit into the mid 80s. High: 84.

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:58

Cambria Village President Glen Williams told Madison station WKOW that the fire was contained by early Thursday. Families and community members gathered throughout the day Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church in Cambria, where officials set up an emergency recovery center.