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by | June 07, 2017 | 17:03

Sanders's briefing is scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. ET. Trump's Twitter usage has been a cornerstone of his presidency, offering a window into his thinking, sometimes at the expense of his administration's messaging. Sessions was the first sitting USA senator to endorse Trump and became one of his top advisers on the campaign trail. The White House just said it wants the Justice Department to "seek much tougher version" of a travel ban , despite the fact a "tougher version" got ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:48

If convicted, victor could face up to ten years in prison. She was arrested Saturday. Her family knew nearly nothing about her work life, they said. Garrick said investigators found victor had exchanged email with the news outlet using her work computer.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:45

The attacker shouted, "this is for Syria " and wounded one officer before being shot and wounded by other officers, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said. Throngs of tourists outside the cathedral fled on foot, while hundreds of people remained in lockdown inside the edifice. A woman interviewed from inside Notre Dame by Britain's Sky News told of hearing shots and screams, then seeing a human wave of fearful sightseers pour into the cathedral for shelter.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:29

President Donald Trump , before meeting with House and Senate Republican leaders at the White House, said insurance carriers were fleeing the public exchanges created under the ACA. "This is a really big mess, and a very complex system, and so you don't do that in a couple of weeks", said Sen. What we're watching this week: Senate Republicans will either decide which health care options they like, or they won't.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:36

A public policy analyst and constitutional attorney believes President Trump's travel ban will ultimately come before the U.S. Supreme Court - and that the high court will come down on the side of the president. The second order reduced the number of countries affected by the ban from seven to six and also excluded banning those who already hold permanent residency in the United States.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:04

While House and Senate both get on with the task of trying to change enough votes to override the governor and pass the latest tax plan, some lawmakers say going home may, frankly, be enough motivation to get a deal done. "Too much, too fast", Dove said of the increase. But if tax plan supporters fail to round up the necessary two-thirds majorities in the House and Senate to override the veto, Kansas could face a shutdown of schools and state agencies soon - unless another plan emerges ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:40

Sanders said Spicer has more on his plate these days and couldn't brief the press because he was filling in as communications director. "They wholly undercut the idea that there is some rational process behind the president's decisions", said former acting solicitor general Walter Dellinger, in The Times' report.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:51

Sessions was the first senator to endorse Trump early in the presidential campaign a year ago when few Republican lawmakers supported the candidate. Frustration that " runs both ways " may have prompted the suggestion from Sessions that he resign, unnamed sources told ABC.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:11

It's been a different year for us. Jarren Duran's two-run single touched off five unanswered runs for Long Beach State in a 7-4 victory over San Diego State in the Long Beach Regional. 3 national seed and will host Wake Forest (42-18) next weekend. Hunter Stovall's two-run homer scored the Bulldogs' first two runs. He was also mired in a 4-for-30 slump and was 2-of-15 for the regional tournament until he belted his homer over the right-center field wall off Joseph Calamita.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:16

The woman, Nicole Darrington-Clark, wanted on suspicion of stabbing her daughter and two granddaughters , killing one of the young girls Monday morning in a Colton apartment, was taken into custody early Tuesday. But a longtime friend said she recently had become concerned that Clark was off her medication. It wasn't clear when or why Darrington-Clark was released from the hospital.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:54

For a presidency that's already in crisis - see his 36% job-approval rating per Gallup or this Thursday's upcoming testimony by former FBI Director James Comey - the last 24 hours or so have been extraordinarily horrendous for President Trump.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:05

In an interview with ABC's Good Morning America , Donald Trump Jr. said London's Mayor Sadiq Khan "should do something to fix the problem rather than just sit there and pretend there isn't one". Trump's comments also discomfited many in the United States. "We're working with him, working together and that's important - central government and the London mayoralty and his officials working together to ensure we are responding to the attack and looking, as I said earlier, at the work ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:16

The frustration comes at a critical juncture for Trump. Spicer last month declined to say whether Trump had confidence in his FBI Director James Comey hours before Comey was suddenly fired. On Monday, he took to Twitter to publicly criticize the department's legal strategy in defending his proposed travel ban barring the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries into the United States.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:49

Since Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the Paris accord , the governors of 12 states and Puerto Rico have committed to upholding the terms and goals of that agreement . US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry also spoke at the conference in Beijing . "Our experience with CCUS proves that you can do the right thing for the environment and the economy too", Perry said, adding that he looked "forward to worldwide collaboration between United States and Canada, and with other ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:03

House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz , D-Berlin, confirmed in an interview with CT Mirror the outline of a deal described by multiple sources familiar with negotiations to resolve the most hotly contested issue of the year in favor of the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribal nations.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:54

A fifth victim, also male, was transported with injuries to Orlando Regional Medical Center where he succumbed to the gunshot wound (s). As soon as they had enough - three - they went inside, using all their training and experience for dealing with active shooters in a city where, horribly, mass shootings have happened before, Demings said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:42

This contradicts other White House officials who have recently dialed back on the importance of the tweets. "I have not had that discussion with him", Spicer told reporters during a White House briefing, adding: "if I haven't had a discussion with him about a subject, I tend not to speak about it".

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:01

According to the report , which cited current and former White House officials, Comey told Sessions that private interactions between himself and Trump were inappropriate. Lawmakers in both parties have urged Trump to allow Comey to testify publicly. Democrats have accused Trump of firing Comey to upend the FBI's Russian Federation probe, which focused in large part on whether campaign aides coordinated with Moscow to hack Democratic groups during the election.

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:49

Prosecutor Patrick Schulte said Curley at one point had drawn up a plan to report Sandusky to state authorities, but "something changed after talking to coach Paterno". "I deeply regret I didn't intervene more forcefully", he said, in a nod to Sandusky's victims. Spanier was also a fascinating character: He studied sociology and wrote papers about mate-swapping and extramarital behavior, which made for entertaining reading for students.

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:51

Citing unnamed current and former law enforcement officials, the Times reported that Comey believed Sessions should protect the Federal Bureau of Investigation from White House pressure. Mark Warner, the vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee , told CNN: "And he promised me when he was confirmed that he would share and assist the investigation".

by | June 07, 2017 | 14:06

Bordering Iran , Herat is among the few relatively safer cities in Afghanistan. Afghanistan's president says the death toll from last week's massive suicide truck bombing in Kabul has surpassed 150, making it the deadliest single attack in the 16 years since the US invaded to topple the Taliban .

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:18

Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for President Vladimir Putin, denied the allegations Tuesday, saying that the Kremlin did not see "any evidence to prove this information is true". Victor served in the air force until February and had top-secret clearance. "You may not agree with her politics, but she's a patriot", her stepfather, Gary Davis, told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution .

by | June 07, 2017 | 15:06

The suspected shooter rammed his auto into the other vehicle and then got out of his auto and started firing. Sgt. Jason Nielsen said that about 3:45 p.m., a 911 call alerted officers to the shootings. Hennings was floored at news of the shooting. Andrea Workman described to reporters her 14-year-old son's frantic phone call telling her there had been a shooting.

by | June 07, 2017 | 13:28

I wasn't able to speak without getting a buildup of white stuff around my mouth. She says Cosby became more flirtatious and suggestive over time, once grabbing her thigh and later attempting to unbutton her trousers. It was such a surprise that even the judge, Steven T. O'Neill, didn't know she would testify, and at the end of the day rebuked the prosecution for not informing him.

by | June 07, 2017 | 13:54

While Hua declined to comment on possible future overseas bases, she said China and Pakistan - one of the countries considered most likely to host a Chinese military presence - were close friends who conduct mutually beneficial cooperation in a variety of fields.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:56

The two bounty hunters had tracked down the fugitive, Ramon Hutchinson, to a Nissan dealership in Greenville. A police department account indicated that, shortly after 7 p.m., Hutchinson was approached by Bernal and Garcia, who drew their weapons and began giving Hutchinson commands.

by | June 07, 2017 | 13:38

Straus has for months said the bill would hurt the state's economy, and he has been joined by top companies and businesses who say it sends a discriminatory message. "You're not going to have a doctor in the state of Texas", said Sen. But because of senators' concerns about problematic wording, which they did not detail, Senate leaders said they took no further action.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:32

Qatar seeks "a dialogue of openness and honesty", Sheikh Mohammad Bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said in a television interview Monday with BBC . While the implications of this latest development for Middle Eastern peace are manifold, the severing of ties between Qatar and Saudi Arabia affects Pakistan too - once more it has been put on the spot to pick a side.

by | June 07, 2017 | 13:17

An RNC research email Monday issued a challenge to the lawmakers who will question Comey. There's bipartisan agreement, the email says, that Comey "needs to answer a simple question about his conversations with President Trump: If you were so concerned, why didn't you act on it or notify Congress?" Comey will be the center of attention on Thursday during testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, where he is expected to be quizzed intensely about his interactions with Trump and ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 13:47

FILE- In this May 11, 2017, file photo, Phil Murphy participates in a Democratic gubernatorial primary debate in Newark, N.J. New Jersey voters are heading to the polls to pick their candidates to succeed Republican Gov. She has already begun contrasting herself with the twice-elected, term-limited incumbent. "I'm running for governor based on my values, based on my record, based on my principles", Guadagno said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:41

Hundreds of protesters from across Texas and the nation descended upon the Capitol on the final day of the Legislature to protest against the state's newly signed sanctuary cities ban, filling the Texas House's gallery in red shirts and unveiling banners that read "See you at the polls".

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:35

Mili Hernandez's team had advanced to the tournament's final day Sunday when it was suddenly disqualified. Milagros "Mili" Hernandez loves soccer, and she's good at it. "Just because I look like a boy doesn't mean I am a boy, but they don't have a reason to kick out the whole team", the eight-year-old articulated. But the tournament organizers said Mili's looks did not influence their decision.

by | June 07, 2017 | 13:11

Trump's Twitter usage has been a cornerstone of his presidency, offering a window into his thinking, sometimes at the expense of his administration's messaging. Unfortunately, it is the exact opposite of what this same White House said only a day ago . The situation between Sessions and Trump has grown so tense that the attorney general told Trump in recent weeks that he needed the freedom to do his job and that he could resign if that was what was wanted, according to the two people who ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:49

A spokesman at the California Department of State Hospitals said officials can't comment on individual cases. A telephone message seeking further details was left at a number for the Colton police public information officer. Cindy O'Neal, Clark's longtime friend, said Tuesday she was relieved Clark had been found, especially before she hurt anyone else or herself. The woman went to downstairs neighbor Tim Hill's apartment for help.

by | June 07, 2017 | 12:01

The Senate Intelligence Committee will hold hearings today and Thursday into the intensifying legal and political thicket, one that already has spawned a special counsel to oversee a multipronged FBI investigation, a related criminal grand jury inquiry and four separate congressional investigations.