Minnesota officer says motorist had hand on gun when shot

A 15-member jury could be considering the case as soon as Monday. Yanez's fate rests in the hands of a jury who will deliberate at the close of the trial. “Officer Yanez did what he had to do, which was to meet deadly force with deadly force, ” he ... More..

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President Calls House Health Care Bill
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

President Calls House Health Care Bill "Mean", Pushes Senate for "Generous" Legislation

Senate aides said the Senate bill was not expected to touch insurance protections that are included in Obamacare for people with pre-existing medical conditions, after the controversy over the House bill that...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

Donald Trump will on Friday announce new restrictions on trade and travel to Cuba on Friday, but will not entirely reverse Barack Obama's 2015 rapprochement with Havana. Conlan is a licensed travel agent w...More..

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., announced the shooter was a volunteer for the senator's failed presidential campaign. Sen. Sanders has released a statement about the shooter, saying "violence of any kind is unaccep...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Donald Trump has no intention of firing Robert Mueller: White House

Kellyanne Conway says Robert Mueller's close friendship with James Comey raises serious ethical questions. Schiff told MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Tuesday that "I don't think the Congress would sit still an...More..

Funeral set for prison guard killed in escape
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Funeral set for prison guard killed in escape

Sills described them as "dangerous beyond description". Rowe and Dubose are accused of killing two guards on a prison transfer bus early Tuesday. The green Honda Civic authorities say was stolen by two in...More..

Small Plane Crashes Into Car Near Florida Church, 1 Injured
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Small Plane Crashes Into Car Near Florida Church, 1 Injured

The airplane came down a long way from Lakeland Linder Airport, next to Highway 17 between Winter Haven and Bartow. The single engine plane struck a utility pole and vehicle. "I was telling him 'just keep in mi...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is in critical condition, hospital says

Scalise , who was shot in the left hip, was in critical condition Thursday at MedStar Washington Hospital Center . "The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and caus...More..

Shooter of Republican lawmakers a fan of leftist Sanders
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Shooter of Republican lawmakers a fan of leftist Sanders

Sanders took to the senate floor on Wednesday, shortly after he was informed the 66 year-old alleged gunman had volunteered with his presidential campaign. Hodgkinson wrote in the post: "Here's a Republic...More..

Fugitive polygamist Mormon sect leader arrested in South Dakota
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Fugitive polygamist Mormon sect leader arrested in South Dakota

Lyle Jeffs as the lead defendant in this prosecution, and our approach with him will in no way resemble the way we have handled and processed the other defendants in this case", Huber says . Prosecutors count...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Authorities: Inmates captured after chase, crash

The suspects fled in the couple's vehicle and fired on sheriff's deputies chasing them on Interstate 24 about 50 miles southeast of Nashville, Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesman Lt. The inmates have been cellma...More..

Sen. Kamala Harris: Not backing down is in ex-prosecutor's DNA
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Sen. Kamala Harris: Not backing down is in ex-prosecutor's DNA

Thus are our super powers by now multifaceted. Instead of telling McCain to shut the fuck up until it is his turn, Burr metaphorically caressed his balls and sided with McCain. So I need to be correct as be...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein: Special counsel will have 'full independence' for Russian Federation probe

He said Trump could even order the special-counsel regulations repealed and fire Mueller himself. He further assured senators Mueller has been given complete independence to carry out the task. Barry Bennett,...More..

Family of 4 fans meets Cosby inside courthouse
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Family of 4 fans meets Cosby inside courthouse

It was at a basketball game that she met Cosby in 2003. The 79-year-old star arrived at the courthouse Thursday morning for the start of yet another day of jury talks. "It's emotionally draining. It's very fr...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller investigation

In his special counsel role, Mueller has assumed all the powers of a federal prosecutor - including subpoena authority. At least two factors lead me to think Rosenstein will resign: (1) He has already seen his ...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports

Allegations Kushner's finances are being studied as part of the investigation come after it was reported last month the team behind the probe were examining meetings he had with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kisl...More..

Putin dabbles into U.S. politics, offers asylum to ex Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Putin dabbles into U.S. politics, offers asylum to ex Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey

Putin who could not resist poking fun at America said that Comey's release of records of his conversations with President Donald Trump equated to being an activist, like former US intelligence contractor...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Congressman in critical condition after shooting at baseball practice

According to the hospital, he sustained a single shot to his left hip, with the bullet traveling across his pelvis causing bone fractures, internal organ injury and severe bleeding. The gunman, who had a histor...More..

Lyle Jeffs living out of car when caught
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Lyle Jeffs living out of car when caught

Authorities say Jeffs fled Salt Lake City in 2016, where he was supposed to be on home confinement pending trial on charges in a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme. As readers know, the leader of the...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Blimp Near US Open Crashes, Catches Fire

Most importantly, Fowler didn't card a bogey. Kaymer, who won the U.S. Open at Pinehurst in 2014, and Johnson, who won previous year at Oakmont, joined Spieth in an early-morning three-ball featuring the past...More..

Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russian Federation investigators
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russian Federation investigators

Before he was sacked, Comey was overseeing the investigation into whether members of Trump's campaign team participated in Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election . What can we expect from Mue...More..

Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Scalise shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Hodgkinson, who spent most of his life in the community of 42,000 just across the Mississippi River from St. Louis, compared the economic conditions of the time to those that preceded the Great Depression and...More..

Kansas governor allows concealed carry bill to become law
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Kansas governor allows concealed carry bill to become law

Brownback has been a strong gun-rights advocate, and the National Rifle Association and its state allies oppose the bill. A 2013 law requires public health facilities to allow concealed guns into their buildi...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

San Francisco shooting: Gunman kills 3, then shoots himself

UPS trucks are rolling again at a warehouse in San Francisco where an employee shot and killed three colleagues and wounded two others. The building is located in the Potrero Hill, which is about 2 1/2 mile...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Adele visits London's Grenfell Tower, pays tribute to victims of high-rise fire

Residents he met had raised concerns about safety and had not received any answers , he said . Bystanders and residents reported scenes of panic. Children banged on closed windows as they were enveloped b...More..