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by | June 14, 2017 | 03:22

The prisoners overpowered the guards and shot them to death during transport. "I have their blood on my shoes". At a news conference late Tuesday morning, Putnam Sheriff Howard Sills said the alleged killers took the passerby's cellphone and took off in his Honda.

by | June 14, 2017 | 04:03

One GOP Senate aide said there wasn't a lot of substance in the meeting. Pat Toomey tells Chris Stigall on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that Senate Republicans are very close to finalizing their version of a health care bill that would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act , even saying a vote could soon follow.

by | June 14, 2017 | 03:08

President Donald Trump does believe in climate change and that humans have a role in it, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley told CNN's Jake Tapper in an interview on " State of the Union". On the global reaction to Trump's decision, Haley was dismissive. Should more states join the Alliance - and there are a few contenders - the Alliance could come to represent a really sizable chunk of the United States' total greenhouse gas emissions.

by | June 14, 2017 | 03:26

I'm trying to figure it out now, but hoping to get to see some of my best friends from back home". Both Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick were vacationing separately in Cannes earlier this month as paparazzi caught them having the time of their lives with their new crowds.

by | June 14, 2017 | 03:03

Instead she said the legal system had abused both her and Polanski nearly from the beginning of the case. "I do not want to have to explain to my granddaughter why she can't go outside or answer the phone, or why there are cameras outside the home and eventually what happened to her nana in 1977", she said.

by | June 14, 2017 | 02:23

Former athletic director Tim Curley , 63, and former vice president Gary Schultz , 67, each pleaded guilty. Schultz was sentenced to six to 23 months, with two months in jail and four months of house arrest. Sandusky was not arrested until 2011 , after an anonymous email to a county prosecutor led investigators to approach McQueary. Prosecutors reserved some of their harshest words for Spanier, with Chief Deputy Attorney General Laura Ditka saying he was "a complete and utter failure as a ...

by | June 14, 2017 | 02:27

More than 20 million people are expected to lose or drop their insurance as a result of the legislation, which has not yet been shared with the public. Why June? Well, because it seems that GOP senators have been taking advantage of the American public's focus on former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's testimony against President Trump to stealthily work behind closed doors and draft a healthcare bill with the intention of voting on it in the final week of the month.

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:27

While Sessions used to frequently answer questions from reporters after public appearances discussing his criminal justice initiatives, he stopped in late April, just before Comey was dismissed. Whether that hearing will be public or closed is not yet known. With this being the first time Sessions has testified in Congress since recusing himself from the investigation, there could be a lot to learn.

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:18

South Korea co-hosted the World Cup in 2002 with Japan, and the organisers of next year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang hope North Korea will take part. The official said more analysis was being conducted, including trying to determine if the drone had already transmitted the 10 photos of the THAAD site.

by | June 14, 2017 | 02:00

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , however, who would be the one doing the firing, put the rumors to bed Tuesday. Attorney General Jeff Sessions attends a Cabinet meeting with President Donald Trump , Monday, June 12, 2017 , in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington.

by | June 14, 2017 | 00:59

Tillerson started the hearing by announcing that North Korea has released Otto Warmbier, a US university student held captive there for 17 months. Mr. Explaining the administration's view, he said: "America has been leading for a very long time and American people have been reaching in their pockets and paying for this leadership for a very long time.but you, our allies, must do your part".

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:59

According to Jerseyville Police Chief Brad Blackorby, officers responded to an alarm at DJs Pub and Grill on West Prairie Street at 1:12 a.m. The officer was wearing a bullet resistant vest and was hit several times in the vest, Blackorby said.

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:55

It likely crashed after running out of fuel, the official added. The meeting follows North Korea's launch of what appeared to be short-range surface-to-ship cruise missiles earlier on June 8. North Korea is extremely hostile to the deployment of the THAAD anti-missile system. North Korea called the system a provocation that it says is aimed at bolstering USA military hegemony in the region.

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:26

What made them great: With Cousy controlling a powerful offense and Russell patrolling the paint for the league's leading defense, the Celtics outscored teams by more than nine points per game while going 23-5 and 11-3 on neutral courts — yes, National Basketball Association teams played neutral-site games back then.

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:27

The U.S. said it would not sign up to a pledge by Italy, Canada, Japan , France , Britain and Germany which called the 2015 Paris agreement on climate change "irreversible" and key for the "security and prosperity of our planet".

by | June 14, 2017 | 01:08

Attorney for the Western District". The position is not new for Franklin who has worked in the Middle District office for almost 27 years in various positions. Loretta Radford has been the Northern District's interim USA attorney since then, and Trump hasn't yet offered a nomination to fill that post. If confirmed, Kuester will replace Mark Green, who was USA attorney for the district from October 2010 through this March as a nominee of former President Barack Obama.

by | June 14, 2017 | 00:58

After remarks by Al Delsid about the origin and meaning of the flag and the retirement ceremony, the first six flags were laid carefully onto the fire by pairs of volunteers. "The flag is the one thing that binds us all together as Americans", he said. Harshbarger said it's also about honoring those who came before. "The reason is, that flag stands for our country".

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:25

Be sure to check in with us daily for updates as new high resolution forecast radar data rolls in. The forecast will begin to dry out Wednesday , with the heat continuing to climb after Thursday . Afternoon rain and storms are likely before drying out overnight. We warm up a few degrees on Sunday into the upper 80s and there will be a mix of sun and clouds.

by | June 14, 2017 | 00:20

In Orlando, hundreds of people gathered outside of the nightclub to pay their respects and offer support to survivors, victims' families and first responders. She plans to build a memorial at the site of the nightclub, which has been closed since the tragedy. She had painted a pair of Keds in rainbow colors, lettered with the words one pulse.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:43

COLLINS: And second, if President Trump ordered you to fire the special counsel , what would you do? Yet that tweet contradicts what Gingrich tweeted just less than a month ago, saying, " Robert Mueller is superb choice to be special counsel".

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:00

He said the suspect was in serious condition. No injuries were reported in the robbery. Attorney General Gordon MacDonald says shots were fired at the store on Interstate 95 around 12:30 p.m. Police spokesman Matt Bond said Monday the officer was wearing a bulletproof vest. As officers tried to detain them, one of the suspects shot an officer.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:34

Comey's remarks drew an angry response from the president on Friday, who accused him of lying. Comey accused the Republican president of trying to get him to drop the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and fired him to undermine the Russian Federation probe.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:49

Casey Foundation . "Alabama saw improvements in 11 of the 16 indicators and 6 of those were equal to or better than the national average". 28th in economic well-being: The economic well-being domain examines data related to child poverty, family employment, housing costs and whether older teens not in school are working.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:03

He promised during the campaign a "complete and total shutdown" of entry into the U.S.by Muslims, and he continues to seek, as adviser Rudolph Giuliani put it, a legal way to do it. That helped show he was not assessing whether the six countries had ties to terrorism, they said. The executive order also called for a 120-day ban on all refugees.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:44

Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit ruled against the administration unanimously. Trump signed a revised travel ban in late January that would temporarily bar USA entry from six majority-Muslim countries in Middle East and Africa after his origial travel ban was blocked by the Ninth Circuit.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:56

While McMonagle painted as irrelevant Cosby's admission in the earlier deposition that he gave Quaaludes to women with whom he wanted to have sex, Steele disagreed. She sat in the front row, across the aisle from Constand. He is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault; each charge carries a possible 10-year sentence.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:45

Among the four entities listed in the resolution are Kangbong Trading Corp., Korea Kumsan Trading Corp., Koryo Bank and the Strategic Rocket Force of the Korean People's Army. Ambassador Liu Jieyi told the council. "The regime's actions are manifestly illegal under worldwide law", Mattis said. "On May 29, the USA imperialists committed a grave military provocation by letting a formation of infamous B-1B nuclear strategic bombers fly over south Korea once again to stage a nuclear bomb ...

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:19

Mr. Sessions landed in hot water in March, after the Washington Post revealed he met twice past year with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak - despite telling the Senate during his January confirmation hearing that he "did not have communications with the Russians".

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:27

Comey has said it was at this meeting that Trump had asked him drop the case against Michael Flynn, his first National Security Adviser who he fired the day before for misleading vice-president Mike Pence about his meetings with Kislyak. As news of his testimony broke, Sessions attended a Cabinet meeting with Trump at the White House. It's the biggest blockbuster Washington drama since.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:12

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis told lawmakers Monday he was "shocked" by the state of the USA military's readiness, blaming legal budget caps and the grind of 16 years of constant war. The Taliban has been making gains in Afghanistan. Congress has "sidelined itself from its active constitutional oversight role", Mattis said. "It's about authorities.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:35

It was authored by House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling , R-Texas, and gives banks a choice between complying with Dodd-Frank or holding onto more capital. Crapo has been working closely with his counterpart Sherrod Brown, a top Democrat on the panel, to find common ground. Republicans argued that the law, created to prevent another financial meltdown, made it harder for community banks to operate and hampered the economy.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:26

Comey, who was sacked by President Donald Trump , told the panel in open session that Trump repeatedly pressed him for his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation by declaring publicly the president was not the target of the probe into his campaign's Russian Federation ties.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:01

The lawsuit will be filed on Monday by the attorneys general of Maryland and Washington in the US District Court for the District of Maryland, the Washington Post reported. These clauses were included in the Constitution as a corruption counter balance provision within the Title of Nobility Clause. The attorneys general also said states that provide zoning variances or tax breaks to a Trump business project could win favor at the White House, harming those that do not.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:18

When the attorney general refused, Nixon fired him - and when the deputy attorney general refused, Nixon fired him as well. Sen. Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican, disputed that report . "Director Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence that he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately", Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told a Senate appropriations subcommittee, referring to special counsel Robert Mueller .

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:08

The decision was also upheld by Virginia-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on May 25 as well. In deciding whether to allow the ban to go into effect, the Supreme Court is set to weigh whether Trump's comments as a presidential candidate can be used as evidence that the executive order was meant to discriminate against Muslims in violation of the U.S.