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by | June 12, 2017 | 13:05

Dylan Mathews over at Vox counted 115 times in which Trump tweeted some sort of skeptical claim about climate change from 2011 until October 2015.He said his own foundation will help coordinate the U.S. "Certainly the entire time I've been mayor and really going back further than that the city of Burlington has always been taking proactive steps to address climate change and renewable energy issues and in some ways this is just a reaffirmation of that".

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:00

He did not indicate whether the committee would hear him in public or closed session. Sessions said in a letter on Saturday that he will appear before the committee to address matters that former Comey brought up last week in dramatic testimony to the same panel.

by | June 12, 2017 | 12:11

On June 12, 2016, a gunman opened fired inside Pulse, a popular LGBT nightclub in Orlando; 49 people were killed and another 53 injured. Lindsay Bohan, 27, from Dayton, Ohio arrived in Washington after driving all night - almost eight hours - to take part in the march.

by | June 12, 2017 | 11:56

MENIFEE, Calif. (AP) - A sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million and matching all six numbers was sold in Southern California and will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in US history, lottery officials said Sunday. The victor has one year to claim the prize. Powerball spokesman Randy Miller says the location where the winning ticket was sold was not immediately available.

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:13

Comey said he had hoped releasing the information via the media would prompt the appointment of a special counsel to handle the Russian Federation probe, a ploy that ultimately proved successful. said. "Something about the way I was conducting it", Comey told the Senate , "the president felt, created pressure on him that he wanted to relieve".

by | June 12, 2017 | 10:34

Sen. Angus King , I-Maine, asked Coats and Rogers whether they would commit to answer questions about their conversations with Trump during a closed session with the committee. Richard Burr, Republican of North Carolina, asked each intelligence official to take a message back to the administration - that they can not hide things from the Senate Intelligence Committee, and are required to be fully forthcoming.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:02

He qualified for the U.S. Open on Monday in OH and has now had three solid rounds at the par-70 TPC Southwind course to contend for his first victory since winning the 2009 British Open. Stewart Cink - who shared the first-round lead along with Matt Every, Scott Brown and Munoz - was one stroke back after his 68 at the PGA TOUR's final event before the US Open.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:18

Josi held Crosby to zero shots on net, while also scoring a goal and two assists, in a 5-1 win in Game 3. The Pittsburgh Penguins became the first team in 19 years to repeat as Stanley Cup champions. Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis is playing and in the starting lineup for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final. Howe's last Stanley Cup championship - with Detroit in 1955 - will never be erased from history.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:43

There were some quick confrontations and police made four arrests. However, Muslims and their advocates say Sharia plays a role similar to Jewish law - as a guide to religious life rooted in the Quran, the central religious text of Islam.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:25

During his testimony Comey also said that he spoke with the president nine times , and that he thinks he created a written record of each conversation. The Russia investigations have consumed the White House and distracted the president and lawmakers from his governing agenda. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: I would be glad to tell him exactly what I just told you, Jon.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:10

Former vice president Gary Schultz , 67, was sentenced to 6 to 23 months, with two months behind bars. Former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley who pleaded guilty to child endangerment , will serve three months in jail and then will be under house arrest, while former Penn State Vice President Gary Schultz will serve two months in jail for their roles in the Sandusky cover-up.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:11

Prosecutors said during a raid at Winner's house, they seized some "disturbing" notebook entries that made victor a flight risk and danger to the public if she was released before trial, reports said. If Winner's prosecution becomes "this big thing where we're not going to tolerate leakers", Winner-Davis said, her daughter won't receive a fair trial.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:37

During the explosive public hearing at the U.S. senate, beamed live across the nation from Capitol Hill, Mr Comey accused the White House of spreading "lies" about him and the organisation he formerly headed. The president has answered Comey's Senate testimony with outright denials, new talk of possible tapes , and a pledge to tell his story under oath.

by | June 12, 2017 | 06:47

John Kelly's fallen son, Robert. Before speaking to a crowd at the Arlington National Cemetery , the president sang along to the National Anthem. "Thank you, God bless your families & God bless the U.S.!" "Their legacy will endure forever".

by | June 12, 2017 | 05:29

Comey said he shared an unclassified memo of their conversation about Flynn because he hoped it would lead to the appointment of a special counsel. President Trump ended his Twitter silence early Friday, claiming ex-FBI Director James Comey vindicated him and accusing Comey of improperly leaking details of their discussions.

by | June 12, 2017 | 04:48

Bush. Who would ask a man to pledge allegiance under oath? "I think he abused power", said House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. I hardly know the man, it doesn't make sense'. His tweet aside, Trump did not mention the Russian Federation probe during an infrastructure speech Friday at the U.S. Transportation Department, but did say he wants people in public service to "rise above the petty partisan squabbling that plagues our nation" and focus on fixing problems.

by | June 12, 2017 | 03:32

In a matter of a few minutes, Neumann had killed Robert Snyder , 59, Brenda Motanez-Crespo, 44, Kevin Clark , 53, Jeffrey Roberts , 57, and Kevin Lawson , 47, at the Fiamma facility on Forsyth Road, just north of the Hanging Moss Road intersection in east Orange County .

by | June 12, 2017 | 04:06

The committee has not confirmed the Tuesday date for Sessions' testimony and are still discussing whether to allow him to testify in open or closed session, or both, as former FBI Director James Comey did last week. "This is going to prompt a lot of questions for him", the panel's top Democrat, Senator Patrick Leahy, told AFP, particularly on what role Mr Sessions played in Mr Comey's firing last month.

by | June 12, 2017 | 02:57

Powerball's jackpot hit a record $1.6 billion in January 2016, when three winning tickets were sold in Florida, California and Tennessee. The victor has one year to claim the prize. "There's a lot of good folks over there, so hopefully one of our Menifee folks won", he said. The numbers were: 32-26-20-38-58 Powerball: 3Lottery officials have not identified the victor yet and said they may not know until at least 8 a.m.

by | June 12, 2017 | 03:33

In the post, the president said: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication... and WOW, Comey is a leaker". Mr Comey , the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, gave three hours of evidence in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, describing personally for the first time the series of exchanges with the president that led to his sacking last month.

by | June 12, 2017 | 02:45

Sharia is a legal and philosophical code derived from Islamic scripture and tended to guide observant Muslims. "It is really against Shariah Law". More than a dozen states have passed, or are trying to pass, laws to curb the possibility of Sharia law making its way onto the books in the US.

by | June 12, 2017 | 03:55

Comey stop investigating anyone". And it comes a day after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a letter that he would be appearing before the committee on Tuesday to answer questions raised by Comey's recent testimony . "He can discount or downplay what he said or, as he has suggested, directly contradict Comey". The "tapes" are what got Richard Nixon in the end because they contained evidence of a cover-up of the Watergate burglary into the Democratic National Committee offices.

by | June 12, 2017 | 02:58

Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said: "100 percent". Kasowitz and White House advisers, including Chief of Staff Reince Priebus and Counsel Donald McGahn, argued to Trump that they had a rapid-response operation in place Thursday to defend him as vociferously as he would defend himself, according to people familiar with the discussions.

by | June 12, 2017 | 02:28

Trump replied: "Oh, you're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer, don't worry". I'm not going to say, "I want you to pledge allegiance". Comey, who was sacked by Trump in May, did not make any major disclosures about any links between Trump or his associates and alleged Russian meddling.

by | June 12, 2017 | 03:26

Iranians officials said on Sunday that tonnes of vegetables had been sent from Iran to Qatar since the measures were taken against it. "It was unusual to hear the statements of the USA president based on the opinions of the heads of states taking special positions in relation to the state of Qatar", Al Thani said during his visit to Moscow on Saturday.

by | June 12, 2017 | 01:59

The Senate panel is investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election . "In light of reports regarding Mr. Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions said in a statement.

by | June 12, 2017 | 00:26

He also pleaded guilty to raping Brown and was sentenced to life. The disturbing video, released by prosecutors late Friday along with dozens of pictures and hundreds of pages of evidence, shows the moment on November 3, 2016 when officers discover Brown, who authorities say was "chained up like a dog" inside a metal storage container on Kohlhepp's property near Woodruff.

by | June 12, 2017 | 01:41

Comey said he leaked information partly in response to a Trump tweet in which the president appeared to threaten him and suggested there might be tapes of their conversations. Thursday's hearing brought Washington and other parts of the country to a standstill as Americans sat glued to their screens. Comey said he told Trump in multiple conversations that he was not being personally investigated and said the president implored him to make that public.

by | June 12, 2017 | 01:29

The issue has been in the spotlight since Mr Comey testified before a Senate committee earlier this week and urged Mr Trump to release any tapes he had of the several conversations he and the President had before he was sacked last month.

by | June 12, 2017 | 01:20

This year started out tough for Alberre and his father because the father is suffering from pulmonary fibrosis lung disease. The ticket was sold at a liquor store in Pawtucket. A woman teaching her co-worker how to play a lottery scratch-off game walked away with a $1 million ticket of her own, according to a release ... The victor has one year to claim the 10th largest lottery prize in US history, according to Powerball spokesman Randy Miller .

by | June 12, 2017 | 00:41

Martin Heinrich, a New Mexico Democrat. "I don't care how you felt". I'm simply asking did that conversation occur? "I don't believe it's appropriate for myself to address that in a public session", Coats responded to a visibly frustrated Warner.

by | June 12, 2017 | 01:06

While Hamilton says he won't go that far in his prediction, he does think that the Supreme Court, on a 5-4 decision, will uphold the president's travel ban. "Trump's most recent tweet wasn't only a contradiction to Sanders" comments on Monday. "The executive order is a tailored response to a very real threat to our national security", Attorney General Ken Paxton said.

by | June 11, 2017 | 23:27

Trump was addressing reporters at the White House for the first time since Comey's explosive appearance, in which he branded the president a liar and said he believed he was sacked over his handling of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Russian election meddling.

by | June 11, 2017 | 23:00

As they have traveled through the various stages of grief over the unpredictability of their president and the realization that Mr. Trump is unlikely to change, congressional Republicans appear to have landed at acceptance, basically hoping that the president does not get in their way.

by | June 11, 2017 | 22:39

At the San Jacinto Battleground in LaPorte protesters rallied against Sharia law , while counter-protesters gathered in support of Muslims. While many around the US protested against Sharia Law Saturday, people of different faiths and cultures came together Saturday evening to celebrate a Muslim holiday.