Trump's trade negotiator makes debut at APEC talks

However, new U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer said there was no way back and that he believed the USA would make a series of bilateral agreements with countries in the region instead. Todd McClay, who chaired the meeting on the sidelines... More..

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Too early to say if London incidents are militant attack
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Too early to say if London incidents are militant attack

In a second tweet , Trump pledged the United States' support for the citizens of London . Mark Rowley, head of counter-terrorism for Metropolitan Police , said police believe all of the attackers were kille...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Putin: hackers may just be patriotic

USA intelligence agencies have accused Putin of ordering a hacking and influence campaign aimed at tilting the November 2016 election in favor of Republican Donald Trump, who had pledged to boost ties with M...More..

MBA for mom who attended every class with quadriplegic son
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

MBA for mom who attended every class with quadriplegic son

Marty O'Connor became a quadriplegic after falling down a flight of stairs in 2012, two years after he received his undergrad degree from the University of Colorado , Chapman University officials said . "At t...More..

Ex-congressman Weiner expected to plead guilty to sexting charge
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Ex-congressman Weiner expected to plead guilty to sexting charge

He also apologized to his victim, "whom I mistreated so badly". Weiner will appear in federal court, Friday, May 19, 2017, to face criminal charges in an investigation of his online communications with a te...More..

Explosion at ethanol plant in southern Wisconsin; multiple injuries
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Explosion at ethanol plant in southern Wisconsin; multiple injuries

Doucette says investigators are trying to determine whether there's a link between that fire and the explosion. He said an investigation by Didion employees in conjunction with the Cambria Fire Department wasn'...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

GOP Sen. Richard Burr: I don't see health care plan this year

Remember 2009? How could anyone older than, say, 20, forget it? Republicans in Congress get to claim a victory, while 15 million people lose their insurance over the course of nine years. Malloy said imposi...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Wanted man, bounty hunters kill each other in shootout at dealership

A fugitive from Hennepin County and two bounty hunters are dead after a shootout inside a Texas auto dealership. "We are relieved to report that all of our employees and our customers are safe and unhurt". "W...More..

White House Won't Confirm Or Deny Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Was A Typo
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

White House Won't Confirm Or Deny Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Was A Typo

Speculations even ran amok that the President was punch drunk as he typed tweet, which was deleted after a few hours. Trump later poked fun at the presumed typo , tweeting "Who can figure out the true mean...More..

State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B

A portion of the Pacific Coast Highway, considered by some as one of the most scenic drives in the USA, was buried by a massive landslide, the California Department of Transportation said. Dan Carl, a district ...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Turkey criticizes American law enforcement after Turkish president's bodyguards attacked protesters

Turkey's latest move comes after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that State Department officials had told the Turkish ambassador the clash was " simply unacceptable ". In the immediate aftermath o...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

The Trump-Russia story - in 198 words

The president himself has rejected the allegation that anyone around him colluded with Russian Federation and says the "real" story is leaks. The news website Politico called Kushner the White House's "...More..

Celebrate 2017 National Doughnut Day With Free Treats
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Celebrate 2017 National Doughnut Day With Free Treats

Friday, June 2 is National Doughnut Day, which has been celebrated since 1938 in honor of the female Salvation Army members, known as "Lassies", who served doughnuts to soldiers during WWI. Unless we're talki...More..

Gray helps Rice remain in NCAAs with 13-6 win over TSU
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Gray helps Rice remain in NCAAs with 13-6 win over TSU

That game got under way at 2:45. Watson homered twice in the regional opener against Texas Southern . Saturday's game is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Kyle Mendenhall struck out but reached on a throwing erro...More..

Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout

Police issued an alert to law enforcement for Rodriguez and his vehicle late Friday afternoon. The other two injured officers, Baez said (per WOAI-TV), were treated at a local Laredo hospital. Scene of Texas ...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz To Leave Office At The End Of June

In an interview with ABC's "Good Morning America" on Thursday, Chaffetz questioned the existence of Comey's memos involving President Donald Trump. On Tuesday, Chaffetz sent a letter to the FBI asking ...More..

Man Accused In Portland Train Attack Tells Cops:
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Man Accused In Portland Train Attack Tells Cops: "I'm Happy Now"

The Associated Press reported that Christian had confessed to the killings while in the back seat of a patrol vehicle after he was arrested. "Get out if you don't like free speech". Mangum and her friend move...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Putin says patriotic hackers could be fighting for Russian Federation

In fact, he said that US hackers could have been the ones to frame Russian Federation. Putin was responding to a question about possible Russian meddling in upcoming federal elections in Germany, after US off...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay

KELEMEN: That's right. And so the fate of Jerusalem has become known as a final status issue in this peace process between Israelis and Palestinians. Israel will have to wait a while longer before the USA mov...More..

Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville

That's the best part of the playoffs, the energy and electricity in every building, home or away. "There's been a lot of things we've really liked". The cheering. Early in the first round, Columbus players call...More..

Van ploughs into pedestrians on London Bridge
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Van ploughs into pedestrians on London Bridge

London Bridge has been closed after reports that a van has struck people, with emergency services and armed officers said to be attending the scene. In a related development, some shoppers in the Borough Ma...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate

But the issue here is that Trump has every right to withdraw the us from the Paris agreement . "If nations around the globe want to seek to learn from us on what we're doing to reduce our Carbon dioxid...More..

Dodgers Beat Brew Crew In 12, 2-1
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Dodgers Beat Brew Crew In 12, 2-1

Through the first two months of the 2017 season, his 1.9 fWAR is the sixth-best among major league starters, while his 2.37 ERA (entering Friday's game) ranks fourth alongside the White Sox' Derek Holland . Do...More..

Former Mayor Bloomberg pledges millions to support Paris accord
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Former Mayor Bloomberg pledges millions to support Paris accord

But many leaders of U. S. cities and states have been responding with more than words. "The Paris agreement is irreversible and will be implemented because it is our responsibility", he said. The president ...More..

Lubbock speller out of national bee
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Lubbock speller out of national bee

All the spellers she met have been "very nice and friendly", she said. While Fuller made it through Wednesday's round by spelling "tapas" and "nyctinasty" on stage in National Harbor, Md., she was cut on Thur...More..