Remembering the Fallen at Arlington

Trump first placed a wreath in Arlington at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier a day ahead of his inauguration. "Thank you, Bob. We thank you not only for your service, but for helping us to remember your fallen comrades and the countless American patri... More..

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France 'corrects' White House video on Paris accord
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

France 'corrects' White House video on Paris accord

US billionaire and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has offered US$15 million (NZ$21 million) to the United Nations to tackle climate change after US President Donald Trump pulled out of the ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump targets India, China as USA exits climate pact

Announcing his decision on Thursday, Mr Trump claimed the Paris deal allows countries such as China and India to carry on polluting at the expense of the United States economy and jobs. greenhouse gas em...More..

Trump Won't Seek to Block Comey's Testimony, White House Says
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump Won't Seek to Block Comey's Testimony, White House Says

Former FBI Director James Comey has told the Senate intelligence committee he won't be constrained in discussing his conversations with President Donald Trump , Chairman Richard Burr said Monday. Comey is ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House: Trump won't seek to block Comey testimony

That committee is expected to listen to Comey's testimony about the investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling previous year and Comey's private conversations with the president. Republican Sen. ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump outlines plan to privatize air traffic control system

Critics of the plan are also concerned that airlines would dominate the private-company board and limit access to airports by private aircraft and business jets. A Florida Republican on the transportation c...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Ariana Grande concert raised $3.5M for Manchester charity

The star-studded gig also included performances from other musicians such as Katy Perry , Pharrell Williams and Justin Bieber . Ariana Grande performs during the " One Love Manchester " benefit conce...More..

Trump won't block Comey testimony, White House says
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump won't block Comey testimony, White House says

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president's power to invoke executive privilege is "well-established". Legislators in both parties have urged Mr Trump to allow Mr Comey to testify pu...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Fired employee kills 5, then himself at Orlando business

According to Orange County Sheriff Jerry L. Demings, the shooter, who was also armed with a knife, was reportedly fired from the facility in April of this year. Her sister was OK, Adams said but "she kept sayin...More..

Minnesota Joins State Alliance To Uphold Paris Accord
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Minnesota Joins State Alliance To Uphold Paris Accord

Puerto Rico has also pledged support. The alliance was formed after Trump announced last week that he would pull the USA out of the global climate change agreement. Last week, President Donald Trump began the p...More..

Trump to propose privatizing air traffic control
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump to propose privatizing air traffic control

It is unclear if privatization would speed the rollout of new systems such as satellite-based aircraft tracking that replaces ground radar dating back to World War Two. Administrator Michael Huerta told an in...More..

WH: Trump Won't Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

WH: Trump Won't Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

Mr Comey is said to have written detailed notes about three conversations he had with Mr Trump while still Federal Bureau of Investigation director. James Comey is set to testify this week, an appearance th...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump promises 'cheaper, faster and safer travel' with private air traffic control

Detractors have argued that it gives too much power to airlines and could result in higher fares. "Today, we are proposing to take American air travel into the future... Privatization has long had stron...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump won't block Comey from testifying

Two administration officials say President Donald Trump is leaning against invoking executive privilege to try to block fired FBI Director James Comey from testifying about their private conversations. "You...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin gives new election-hacking theory during Megyn Kelly's NBC debut

Kelly probed him about Russia's interference with the USA election, to which he flat out denied any involvement. A dossier of unverified information published during the presidential transition alleged ...More..

Portland Police Separate Opposing Protest Groups
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Portland Police Separate Opposing Protest Groups

As officers in riot gear and bearing heavy arms strove to keep one side from advancing into the other, protestors from each flank of America's bitter political divide took over adjacent parks in downtown Portl...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Tillerson backs USA to cut emissions

The video, posted on Twitter by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, is France's latest challenge of President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the United Nations-brok...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin's dinner with Michael Flynn: 'I didn't even really talk to him'

During the interview , Putin tried to dismiss the evidence by claiming that the United States has a history of meddling in foreign elections. "Point your finger to any spot on the world's map, everywhere...More..

Former FBI chief due to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Former FBI chief due to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

After all, Comey is the same 6-foot-8-inch former FBI Director who attempted to "blend in" with the blue drapes during a previous White House visit with his then-boss, President Donald Trump , who fired him ...More..

Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX Reduces Stake in Wells Fargo & Co
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX Reduces Stake in Wells Fargo & Co

Another trade for 117,704 shares valued at $6.95 million was made by CARROLL DAVID M on Friday, March 3. Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC)'s p...More..

Showers and thunderstorms likely, high near 71 — TODAY'S FORECAST
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Showers and thunderstorms likely, high near 71 — TODAY'S FORECAST

But did we mention you'll have to be patient? There's a break from the rain midweek and the sun will be out periodically. According to the National Weather Service , rain is likely in the Bridgeport re...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Pruitt, Spicer dodge questions on Trump's personal views on climate change

Trump called the Paris Climate Accord bad for American workers. "We just have to show consistent leadership and can't be "willy nilly" entering and exiting agreements", Stanton said. America was damaged s...More..

Portland police arrest 14 during rival protests, clashes
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Portland police arrest 14 during rival protests, clashes

OR authorities arrested several demonstrators as Donald Trump supporters and members of the alt-right movement clashed with anti-fascist protesters. A protest called "Trump Free Speech" by organizers was hel...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Five people killed in workplace shooting in Orlando

Officers were dispatched within 45 seconds and arrived two minutes later, the sheriff said . Four died at the scene of business. "We have information that at least one of (the victims), he had a negative rel...More..

GOP congressman on Islamic terror suspects: 'Kill them all'
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

GOP congressman on Islamic terror suspects: 'Kill them all'

We are a world at war. "Not a single radicalized Islamic suspect should be granted any measure of quarter". He said in a statement late Monday that he has "never been accused of being politically correct", a...More..