Video of killing released after Minnesota officer acquitted of manslaughter

The shooting gained widespread attention because Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , livestreamed its aftermath on Facebook. Yanez can be heard telling Castile's girlfriend not to move. He also told jurors that he feared for his life.... More..

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Trump may soon say whether secret Comey tapes exist
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump may soon say whether secret Comey tapes exist

According to reporters' handwritten notes, Spicer declined to give an answer on issues like the Senate's health care bill, the Dream Act, climate change and the existence of tapes of the president's conversatio...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

US Navy chief promises full probe of collision

The cargo ship's crew - who were not injured - apparently took almost an hour to report the collision in a busy shipping channel near the warship's home base, a gateway to container ports in Tokyo and nearby ...More..

Record High Of 117 Tied Today
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Record High Of 117 Tied Today

Las Vegas reached its peak of 117 Fahrenheit degrees (about 47 Celsius degrees) in 2013. Arizona is seeing some of the most dramatic temperatures Tuesday, but the heat wave is being felt across Nevada a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Otto Warmbier 'brutalised' in North Korean prison

Doctors found no evidence of trauma after examining all of the bones in Warmbier's body. "I knelt down by his side, and I hugged him, and I told him I missed him and I was so glad that he made it home", F...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Dashcam Footage Of The Shooting Of Philando Castile Has Been Released

Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , began recording the aftermath of the shooting as Castile sat in the driver's seat bleeding. Yanez then asks for Castile's license and insurance while another off...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Woman found guilty of involuntary manslaughter because of her text messages

Roy was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in his pickup truck. That's when Carter got Roy on the phone and told him to get back in . Mr Moniz presided over the two-week trial in Bristol Juvenile Co...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

Republicans spent $12 million and Democrats spent $12.2 million, according to sources tracking the air war. After sending out several tweets on the matter once the news broke of a Republican victory, #Donal...More..

Gulf system upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Gulf system upgraded to Tropical Storm Cindy

Wednesday should give us a little break. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30. At this time, the state of Louisiana has not declared a state of emergency, but several of the ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy heads toward land

The storm was moving northwest at almost 10 miles (17 km) per hour, and forecasters said they expect this motion to continue and landfall to be made along the Texas-Louisiana border, home to some of the nation'...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

US Weighs Response To Student's Death After North Korea Imprisonment

Thornton said the USA will be seeking "concrete cooperation" with China on getting North Korea to abandon its nuclear and missile programs and return to negotiations. diplomat for East Asia. She said the US w...More..

Minnesota Releases Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile Shooting
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Minnesota Releases Dashcam Footage of Philando Castile Shooting

The verdict set off a weekend full of protests from Castile supporters. There are lessons in the just-released dashcam video of the police shooting-death of Philando Castile in a St. The St. Anthony Pol...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens, warning dropped for New Orleans

He says some streets had water bubbling up from manhole covers. "There's nowhere for the water to go, so we're seeing lots of ponding and lots of retention ponds that are right on the tipping point", d Rick...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Two Americans From Ohio Detained in North Korea With Different Paths Home

Mr Warmbier's doctors said his brain injury was most likely to have been caused by cardiopulmonary arrest cutting the blood supply to the brain. Young Pioneer Tours said on its Facebook page that the deat...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy churns toward Gulf Coast

John Bel Edwards said in a statement early Wednesday . Cindy was located about 265 miles (430 km) south of Morgan City, Louisiana with maximum sustained winds of 45 miles (75 km) per hour. The watch area i...More..

Friend of James Hodgkinson: 'He wasn't evil'
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Friend of James Hodgkinson: 'He wasn't evil'

James Hodgkinson , 66, from Belleville, Illinois, was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria , Virginia, on Wednesday. Mr Steve Scalise , the third-ranking Republican in the House of Represent...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Senate to hold hearing expected to focus on Warmbier's death

WASHINGTON ( CNN ) - Anger over Otto Warmbier's fate continued to build Tuesday, with lawmakers declaring his death a "murder" and calling for travel restrictions to North Korea while the Trump administratio...More..

Hacktivist, Seeking Justice for Philando Castile, Breaches Minnesota Databases
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Hacktivist, Seeking Justice for Philando Castile, Breaches Minnesota Databases

Former Officer Jeronimo Yanez said on the day after the shooting that he was "hit with a odor of burning marijuana " when he pulled over Castile , his girlfriend, and his then-four-year-old daughter. In t...More..

A look at Illinois' budget mess as lawmakers head to Capitol
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

A look at Illinois' budget mess as lawmakers head to Capitol

Rauner's timely overture drew sharp criticism from Democrats who doubted the governor's sincerity. Rauner said failure to act is not an option. The four-year expiration date would coincide with a four-year ...More..

New York outlaws child marriage under 17
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

New York outlaws child marriage under 17

Globally, 15 million girls are married each year before the age of 18, according to Girls Not Brides , a global partnership opposed to child marriage. The overwhelming majority of married children are girls, m...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

Americans are familiar with flight cancellations due to inclement weather - we all know too well the nightmare that air travel can become during severe snow storms in some parts of the U.S. Phoenix park ...More..

Officers in Seattle fatal shooting had crisis training
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Officers in Seattle fatal shooting had crisis training

But a confrontation quickly erupted. Two Seattle police officers who shot and killed a pregnant woman inside her apartment had been trained to deal with people showing signs of mental illness or other behavio...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Trump to spill on Comey tapes this week

When asked why press briefings are now held off camera, Steve Bannon said "Sean got fatter". "I have not sat down and talked to him about that specific thing", Spicer said. He routinely dismisses the matt...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Karen Handel wins 6th congressional district

Democratic candidate for 6th congressional district Jon Ossoff concedes to Republican Karen Handel at his election night party in Atlanta, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Party leaders profess encouragement from th...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Airbus sales chief plays down prospect of blockbuster order

The A320neo range of jets, created to use less fuel than the original and widely-used A320s, have proven popular and are competing with Boeing's 737 Max series. "With the introduction of our 737 MAXs next year,...More..