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Author: 0 AG Jeff Sessions offered to quit during exchange with Trump

According to sources close to the president, Trump has still not forgiven Session for his decision, of which he was only made aware minutes before Sessions' public announcement. Sessions remains at the Justice Department, where a spokeswoman told CNN that he is not stepping down. Still, tensions linger. On Monday, Trump derided the revised travel ban and criticized his own Justice Department's handling of the controversial case.

Author: 0 Murphy, Guadagno projected winners of New Jersey gubernatorial primary

While Guadagno was the leading Republican to succeed Christie in Tuesday's primary, she's had to work hard to highlight her differences with a governor whose popularity took a beating from the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal and a failed presidential run eventually won by fellow Republican Donald Trump.

Author: 0 Senior Intel officials expected to face pressure

Two days after firing Comey last month, Trump called him a "showboat" in an interview with NBC News. Others suggested he fired Comey because his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election was getting too close for comfort.

Author: 0 Turnbull wants changes to parole after shootout

It is alleged 29-year-old Yacqub Khayre, linked to a 2009 terror plot targeting an Australian army barracks, had first murdered a Chinese-born Australian man working as a receptionist in the foyer. It is understood Khayre cut off his parole Global Positioning System security ankle bracelet on Monday to avoid having his movements monitored. Dr Nicola McGarrity, who represented one of the men convicted over the 2009 Holsworthy terror plot, told The New Daily that parole serves an ...

Author: 0 White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern

Spicer's remarks came after The New York Times reported that Trump had vented intermittently about Sessions since the attorney general recused himself from any Russia-related investigations conducted by the Department of Justice. Asked by ABC News if the attorney general had threatened or offered to resign, Justice Department spokesperson Sarah Isgur Flores declined to comment.

Health Care China blocks online broadcast of computer go match
Author: 0 China blocks online broadcast of computer go match

Human champion Ke Jie competes against AlphaGo at the Future of Go Summit at Wuzhen Town in Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province of China, on Thursday, May 25. "I feel like [its] game is more and more like the "Go god". Then, over a period of several days culminating in early January, AlphaGo defeated scores of global Go experts in 60 anonymous online games.

Author: 0 Top US Diplomat in China Quits Over Trump's Climate Decision

His decision was a personal one, and the department appreciates his "years of dedicated service", a State Department official said. A State Department official told CNN that Rank's resignation was a "personal decision", but several U.S.

Health Care Trump and Sessions have had heated exchanges
Author: 0 Trump and Sessions have had heated exchanges

White House officials have not responded to requests for comment. "I have not had that discussion with him", Spicer said. The attorney general had been at his post for less than a month and was facing calls to step down after it emerged that he had failed disclose his contacts with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak, despite having met him multiple times in 2016.

Health Care London mayor: 'You do not commit these disgusting acts in my name'
Author: 0 London mayor: 'You do not commit these disgusting acts in my name'

The article goes on to fact check Trump's recent statements on attacks overseas, including last week's shooting in the Philippines which he wrongly referred to as a "terrorist attack". Trump's latest missive at Khan was part of several Monday morning tweeted statements from the president. "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is "no reason to be alarmed!'" Trump tweets".

Health Care Kaspersky Files More Antitrust Complaints Against Microsoft in Europe
Author: 0 Kaspersky Files More Antitrust Complaints Against Microsoft in Europe

The Russian company applied to the European Commission and Germany's Federal Cartel Office. On Tuesday, though, Kaspersky alleged that Microsoft is "misleading" users on the security solutions for its Windows 10 operating system. The complaints center around Microsoft disabling third party antivirus software in Windows 10 to favor its own Windows Defender. Microsoft has been gradually improving its Windows Defender anti-virus software in recent years, and with Windows 10 the company ...

Author: 0 Trump goes after London mayor, again

The British government on Tuesday stood by an invitation for US President Donald Trump to make a state visit to the United Kingdom as London Mayor Sadiq Khan - under attack from the White House - said the offer should be scrapped. "There's no reason to be alarmed". In a television appearance on Monday, Khan said Trump was wrong about " many things" and indicated that his diplomatic visit should be cancelled.

Health Care Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific
Author: 0 Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific

He criticized China's attempt to assert its claims to more than 80% of the South China Sea through artificial island building. However, he cautioned that the United States can not accept Chinese activities that hurt the rules-based order that has benefited the region.

Health Care BIGBANG's TOP hospitalized for suspected drug overdose
Author: 0 BIGBANG's TOP hospitalized for suspected drug overdose still in a state of severe lethargy, they said, and he will continue treatment with the hospital's department of mental health services when his condition improves. "He normally takes tranquilizers, but according to the police he took more than usual this time". This morning at 7.30am, he was fast asleep and when we tried to wake him up for breakfast, his eyes opened for a second before falling back asleep, so we just thought he was really exhausted and let him continue sleeping.

Health Care Five-star quarterback decommits from Penn State
Author: 0 Five-star quarterback decommits from Penn State

He announced his verbal commitment to the Nittany Lions in December. It appears Florida has made the most headway, and now a number of recruiting analysts think he could wind up in Gainesville. The five-star recruit said Tuesday he will still consider Penn State moving forward, but won't be ruling other schools out right now. Penn State has one other five-star commit in its class - all-purpose back Ricky Slade out of Virginia, who is No.

Author: 0 Looks like Eric Trump steals from kids with cancer

At the worst, Eric Trump may have violated laws against self-dealing and misleading donors. The payments by the charity to the Trump Organization for its one-day tournament were also confirmed by a former member of the Eric Trump Foundation board.

Author: 0 Badass New Posters: The Mummy

In this latest grouping of tempting previews we see Cruise's Nick Morton and his sidekick, played by Jake Johnson , as they try to escape an Egyptian attack, Russell Crowe's Dr. While audiences - especially in the US - are fed up with reboot films, The Mummy could still find success overseas. An individual with knowledge of the film told TheWrap it has a budget of $160 million, while other reports put the film's price tag at $125 million.

Health Care Even moderate drinking linked to changes in brain structure, study finds
Author: 0 Even moderate drinking linked to changes in brain structure, study finds

So a team of researchers, based at the University of Oxford and University College London , set out to investigate whether moderate alcohol consumption has a beneficial or harmful association, or no association at all, with brain structure and function.They used data on weekly alcohol intake and cognitive performance measured repeatedly over 30 years (1985-2015) for 550 healthy men and women who were taking part in the Whitehall II study.

Author: 0 Pruitt blows smoke over coal jobs and climate

He also emphasized in his speech Thursday the importance of engagement. Trump painted the global climate deal as deeply unfair to America's beaten-down coal country, which he's vowed to revive through deregulation. And President Trump wasn't in office during the fourth quarter of 2016. "It's important for Americans to know whether their president believes global warming was hatched as a conspiracy theory in China".

Health Care Scrap Trump's state visit, urges London mayor Sadiq Khan
Author: 0 Scrap Trump's state visit, urges London mayor Sadiq Khan

Prime Minister May, the Conservative Party leader, was asked earlier on Monday about Trump's criticism of Khan . " The invitation has been issued and accepted and I see no reason to change that ", he said. However, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders on Monday said Trump was not "picking a fight with the mayor of London at all". " London stands in defiance against this cowardly attack on our city, our people, our values and our way of life".

Health Care Piano-playing bear strikes viral chord at Colorado apartment
Author: 0 Piano-playing bear strikes viral chord at Colorado apartment

A black bear wandered into a family apartment to practice music while no one was home. . "He's not very good". "I was not expecting that, at all", said resident Katie Hawley . Vail police said in a news release that "The chords captured on video were unbearable and the tune was equally grizzly ". A resource for bear interactions and videos on how to bear proof your home can be found on a web page maintained by Colorado Parks and Wildlife here.

Health Care San Francisco issues subpoenas for Uber, Lyft driver records
Author: 0 San Francisco issues subpoenas for Uber, Lyft driver records

Under the ride-sharing provisions in the state budget, the state Department of Motor Vehicles will regulate operators. The companies already compile that information for their regulator, the California Public Utilities Commission. WCBS-TV in New York City reports infant auto seats are still widely used and are required for children under age 4, but state law doesn't distinguish between forward-facing seats and rear-facing seats.

Health Care Trump renews Twitter attack on London's mayor
Author: 0 Trump renews Twitter attack on London's mayor

Mr Trump criticised Mr Khan on Twitter for saying there was "no reason to be alarmed" after the attack. Trump has made combatting jihadists a central plank of his politics, using deliberately inflammatory rhetoric and attacking the "political correctness" of those advocating a nuanced approach.

Health Care Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'
Author: 0 Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'

Under the auspices of the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda, the 211 (and counting) have committed to adopt the global climate agreement of their own accord. "In the absence of leadership from Washington , states, cities, colleges and universities and businesses representing a sizeable percentage of the US economy will pursue ambitious climate goals, working together to take forceful action and to ensure that the USA remains a global leader in reducing emissions".

Health Care Ex-Newcastle player Tiote dies after collapsing in training
Author: 0 Ex-Newcastle player Tiote dies after collapsing in training

Tributes pour out for former Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote after his death aged 30. The player's agent, Emanuele Palladino , has requested "that his family's privacy be respected at this hard time". "After joining Beijing Enterprises on February 5, 2017, Tiote made great contributions to the club and received plaudits for his superb skills and professionalism from coaching staff and team-mates".

Author: 0 SBW bracketed for Blues against Lions

Umaga and Keven Mealamu's spear tackle a minute into the first All Blacks Test against the Lions in 2005 left the tourists' captain and talisman with a tour-ending shoulder injury. "But that's what happens, especially with a juggernaut like that". "We just want to see the simple things, but the simple things done extremely well".

Author: 0 Trump lashes out on travel ban after London attack

Three terrorists rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and stabbed others nearby on Saturday night, killing seven and wounding some 50 , 21 of them critically, before police shot them dead. May said "violence can never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process". A YouGov poll of 1000 Londoners published on Monday found Mr Khan was more trusted than either Mrs May or national Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to make the right decisions about keeping Britain safe from terrorism.

Author: 0 Macon, Georgia honors rocker Gregg Allman at his funeral

He was interred at Macon's Rose Hill Cemetery, where his brother Duane - who died in 1971 as a result of a motorcycle crash - is also buried. Hundreds of mourners joined a procession from the chapel where Allman was remembered in an intimate memorial service to his burial site at the Rose Hill Cemetery about a mile away in the city of Macon, some 85 miles south of Atlanta.

Author: 0 Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in new Mideast crisis

Asian stocks retreated on Tuesday after Wall Street's stumble overnight, while oil inched up from the previous day losses as lower Libyan oil production assuaged concerns that the severing of ties with Qatar by other Arab states could impede a deal to cut crude output.

Author: 0 Iran says Trump's climate pact withdrawal will isolate US

But Oliver argues that Trump's misguided move could have one small, positive effect. A fundamental commitment they make is to foster all of life and advocate for just policies and decisions to reduce the impact of global climate change .

Health Care Virginia Gas Prices Down a Penny
Author: 0 Virginia Gas Prices Down a Penny

Those were the same prices for the previous week. Each spring, average USA gasoline prices rise 35 cents to 75 cents, usually from February to May, according to GasBuddy's historical figures. The Florida increase was simply because the state's prices were unusually low, given the prices elsewhere, said a AAA spokesman. Gas is even cheaper in the Sturgis area where prices are running between $2.25 and $2.27.