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by | June 09, 2017 | 01:52

Trump said he would bar Muslims from entering the country if elected president. Its ruling is expected within the next several weeks. But Chief Judge Roger L. Citing statements by Trump during his presidential election campaign calling for a " Muslim ban ", Gregory wrote that a reasonable observer would likely conclude that the order's "primary goal is to exclude persons from the United States on the basis of their religious beliefs".

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:54

The challenge from our generation is creating a world where everyone has a sense of goal. Zuckerberg visited his old dorm room on the Harvard campus Tuesday. Perhaps there was some graduate in the audience who can help Zuckerberg out with the code to fix those bugs. Today, Zuckerberg's net worth is estimated at roughly $72 billion.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:57

And he thanked Saudi Arabia's King Salman for efforts to cut off funding for terrorist groups. Wednesday's was Trump's first visit to OH since the state's critical contribution to his election victory in November - in which he received 51 percent of the vote and all 18 electoral votes.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:30

Trump's willingness to bend the truth concerned Comey at their first one-on-one meeting, at Trump Tower on January 6, in which Comey first informed Trump that the president-elect was not, at that time, under FBI investigation. But Comey said he hoped those records exist, to further clarify their encounters. They've also questioned why Comey did not raise his concerns about Trump publicly or resign.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:22

The former FBI director will also tell lawmakers that he informed Trump that he was not personally under investigation. Aside from Comey's interactions with Trump, the former FBI director is expected to testify about his role in the Russian Federation investigation, which is also being probed by the Intelligence Committee.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:35

That concern is why the survey also showed that Americans broadly support the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller to investigate the Trump-Russia matter, by 73 - 15 percent. Comey had spoken publicly about the so-called "Ferguson effect", which suggested that heightened scrutiny on police was leading to an increase in crime, and the White House pushed back on that theory.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:57

Former NBA point guard and New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher was arrested on suspicion of DUI this past weekend after an accident that resulted in his vehicle being overturned. But it's clear the Barnes-Fisher beef is far, far from over. Yes, the Matt Barnes who Fisher got into a fistfight with in 2015 because of his relationship with Govan.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:37

The crux of his highly-anticipated remarks was released by the Senate panel Wednesday - and it only confirmed the hype around his appearance while detailing the extent to which President Trump pressed him about the Russian Federation investigation.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:01

A passenger got out of the vehicle and started firing shots at the deputy's patrol vehicle. According to a tweet from the sheriff's department, deputies are in the area of Stockton Boulevard and Fruitridge Road. This suspect was also able to get away from officers by running into a nearby field. "There's a lot of risk that come with that, especially for those that want to fight us or kill us", Turnbull said.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:01

While en route, deputies learned that one of the drivers fled the scene on foot. He was arrested and transported to the Marion County Jail. Humphries was promptly put in handcuffs and placed in the back seat of the auto. Witnesses told troopers Humphries walked up to a auto parked at the sheriff's office and pulled the door handle off while trying to open the door, deputies said.

by | June 09, 2017 | 01:02

Zaghba, 22, was not a subject of interest for the police or the MI5 intelligence agency, officials said . The attack , claimed by the Islamic State group, saw three men wearing fake suicide vests use a white van to mow down people on London Bridge and then slash and stab revellers enjoying a Saturday night in the bustling Borough Market area.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:10

Aside from Ivanka Trump, Huajian also manufactures products for Coach, Nine West, Karl Lagerfeld, and Kendall + Kylie, China Labor Watch's Li said . The U.S. Department of State has called on China to release the detained activists. Police told Wen that Hua "had met with an accident in his cell" and that he would be unable to see his client until after Hua was arraigned on criminal charges, according to US-funded Radio Free Asia.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:59

Trump continued: "The Justice Dept . should ask for an expedited hearing of the watered down Travel Ban before the Supreme Court - & seek much tougher version!" A public policy analyst and constitutional attorney believes President Trump's travel ban will ultimately come before the U.S.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:52

The strategic rocket force of the North Korean army, two trading firms and the Koryo Bank, linked to a party office that manages Kim's finances, were also hit by an assets freeze. "The United States is fully committed to defending ourselves and our allies against North Korean aggression", Haley said. "Once we have exhausted all possible alternatives, the Americans will do the right thing", Mattis added, paraphrasing a quotation by British wartime leader Winston Churchill.

by | June 09, 2017 | 00:41

Another key issue that caught Suri's attention - Trump's plea to Comey to "let this go", in regards to an investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. In Comey's prepared remarks, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief says that following a January 6 Oval Office meeting with Intelligence Community leaders, Comey "remained alone with the President Elect to brief him on some personally sensitive aspects of the information assembled during the assessment"'.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:32

SCHAPER: Well, for the first time, we actually have a figure of how much money will come from direct federal funding sources, and that is $200 billion the president says that he will spend on infrastructure. "Working with states, local governments, and private industry, we will ensure that these new federal funds are matched by significant additional dollars for maximum efficiency and accountability", Trump said.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:22

The tribes, which operate the state's Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun casinos, are seeking a third casino in order to compete with MGM Springfield, Massachusetts. The 12,000-person town is located not far from Springfield. As the legislative wheels turn in Connecticut, The MGM Springfield casino is set to open in the Fall of 2018.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:38

Melania is the second foreign-born First Lady behind Louisa Adams, the sixth First Lady of the US who was born in London and married President John Quincy Adams. Barron doesn't have a nanny, and Melania's parents are there for him when she needs to be elsewhere, including the nine-day overseas trip she accompanied her husband on last month.

by | June 08, 2017 | 22:50

Overall, 57 percent of children in Florida's small towns and rural areas receive Medicaid coverage and 44 percent do so in urban areas, the research found. The study attributes the higher Medicaid coverage rates in rural counties to demographics. Medicaid participation is also higher for adults in rural Wisconsin, but by a smaller margin.

by | June 08, 2017 | 22:33

Speaking on Channel 4 News , Khan said Britain should not be "rolling out the red carpet to the president of the United States of America in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for", when asked whether the visit should be called off.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:49

Watch live in the player above or on your local PBS station. "I hope you can let this go", the president said, according to Comey. "Only then will we be able to move forward and put this issue to rest". Trump asking others to leave the room so that he could talk to Comey alone proves that Trump knew he was about to do something he didn't want others to hear, Jones explained.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:10

The first meeting with Trump after the inauguration occurred on January 27 , during a private dinner at the White House that Comey came to view as an attempt by the president to "create some sort of patronage relationship". Their refusal to answer committee questions brought an admonishment from Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C. That testimony, however, was immediately overshadowed when Comey's prepared remarks were released in advance of his Thursday appearance.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:40

Both are black and one was wearing a Muslim head covering, according to the affidavit signed by Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney Ryan Lufkin. "We are praying for healing for everyone affected by the frightful actions of our son". The suspect in last week's attack, Jeremy Joseph Christian , made a first court appearance in Portland on charges of aggravated murder and attempted murder on Tuesday.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:37

Republican legislatures use the Voting Rights Act as a pretext to pack targeted districts with many more black voters than they actually need to elect representatives of their choice. GOP leaders portrayed the governor's action, revealed in a hastily called news conference by Cooper, as theater created to distract them from performing current work, like passing a two-year state budget.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:19

Pacific Command said late Sunday it detected the launch of a short-range North Korean ballistic missile from a site near Wonsan Airfield. The communist regime of North Korea has test-fired its 9th missile this year. Last week the country said it perfected a medium-range solid fuel missile that it would start mass producing. Monday's test also marked the second time this year that a North Korean missile fell provocatively close to its neighbour Japan.

by | June 08, 2017 | 23:19

Last season Maryland reached the NCAA Tournament for a third consecutive season under head coach Mark Turgeon and won 24 games during the regular season for a third straight year as well. Georgia Tech now has 10 confirmed dates on its non-conference slate (with two more to schedule), including previously reported games against UCLA (Nov.

by | June 08, 2017 | 22:28

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last month ordered his military to develop the missile capability to precisely target enemy vessels at sea, according to North Korean state media. South Korean and USA militaries are cooperating for further analysis. This put China in line with new United Nations sanctions on Pyongyang after its nuclear test and rocket launch past year.

by | June 08, 2017 | 22:48

Trump asked Comey to end the agency's investigation of Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser, and also to make some sort of public statement that he was not personally under investigation in order to clear "the cloud" hanging over his presidency, according to Comey's prepared testimony.

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:59

His visit comes a day after big insurer Anthem , the largest seller of Obamacare plans in OH, said it was effectively abandoning that market in the state next year . "Isn't it about time?" Under Trump's proposal, the federal government would commit just $200 billion . Senior aides touted an air traffic control overhaul plan and prepared infrastructure-themed remarks that Trump delivered rather speedily Thursday in OH; then their boss repeatedly swerved off message.

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:55

In written testimony released by the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday , Comey quoted Trump as telling him the Russian Federation investigation was a "cloud" impairing his ability to operate as president. They also came shortly after two top U.S. spy agency chiefs skirted questions from the Senate panel about whether Trump asked them to intervene in the Flynn probe, as reported by The Washington Post .

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:55

Comey, who was sacked by Trump on May 9, is scheduled to testify before the same committee Thursday morning. With regard to the Washington Post report , Coats would not mention Trump by name. Then Heinrich turned his attention to Coats , a former senator from Indiana. Coats , who was appointed by Trump and is a former senator and congressman from IN, said he would answer questions about the matter during a closed hearing scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:35

House Speaker Paul Ryan said it's "obviously" inappropriate for President Donald Trump to have asked ousted FBI Director James Comey to pledge his loyalty. -How often did Trump and Comey communicate with each other before he was sacked? Trump called Comey and asked what he "had done about his request that I "get out" that he is not personally under investigation".

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:53

The president comes off a brawl of an election campaign, with more than half the American public doubtful of his very fitness for office . "Chris Wray is a great choice for FBI Director", Mary Jo White, who ran the Securities and Exchange Commission under President Obama, said in a statement.

by | June 08, 2017 | 21:29

The president spoke to two Cincinnati crowds during his visit here Wednesday - one at Lunken Airport where he arrived via Air Force One and another at the marina off Kellogg Ave. REBUILDING AMERICA: President Donald J. Trump is pushing to rebuild the infrastructure of the United States by partnering with the private sector and getting government out of the way .

by | June 08, 2017 | 20:43

Schiff also said Jeh Johnson, who served as Homeland Security secretary in the Obama administration, was scheduled to testify before the House intelligence committee. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle emerged from Wednesday's Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in agreement: They are frustrated with the limited answers the nation's top intelligence officials have provided in testimony about conversations with President Trump .