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Author: 0 White House officials deny claim Trump seeking Mueller firing

This isn't just inside-the-Beltway gossip. 'With respect to this subject, only the President or his attorneys are authorized to comment'. Newsmax Media CEO Christopher Ruddy , a friend of the president, told the PBS NewsHour that he thinks Trump is "weighing that option".

U.S. Yes, Trump really has considered firing Mueller
Author: 0 Yes, Trump really has considered firing Mueller

Ruddy was reported to have been at the White House Monday, but in a statement, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said, "Mr". Rosenstein's letter critical of Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation served as the President Trump White House's first reasoning for firing Comey - though President Trump later undercut that explanation by saying he fired Comey in hopes of ending the Russian Federation probe.

U.S. Right decision? Michelle Carter guilty of manslaughter of boyfriend Conrad Roy III
Author: 0 Right decision? Michelle Carter guilty of manslaughter of boyfriend Conrad Roy III

While Roy took "significant actions of his own" to take his own life, Carter's instruction to get back in the truck constituted wanton and reckless conduct, the judge said. You just have to do it. In the end, the judge found that it was not the coercive text messages that caused Roy's death. " 'He came to rely on her more and more than anyone else during that time period, ' Flynn said".

U.S. Border Patrol raids desert aid camp, arrests 4 from Mexico
Author: 0 Border Patrol raids desert aid camp, arrests 4 from Mexico

As an additional deterrent, the Border Patrol advises that individuals arrested crossing the border illegally in this identified high-risk area, will be presented for prosecution. "We do believe in saving lives and we have multiple resources such as the rescue beacon towers", Paco said. The discovery was made on Thursday when agents questioned the driver about his immigration status.

U.S. ACLU: Carter conviction violates free speech protections
Author: 0 ACLU: Carter conviction violates free speech protections

Bristol County Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz found the texts sent by Carter, now 20, make her responsible for the death of her boyfriend, Conrad Roy III . Constitutions". Moniz, however, focused on Roy's final moments when he wavered, stepping out of the truck - and Carter told him to " Get back in ".

Author: 0 Church calendar for Saturday, June 17

Marcus Jones and Men's Chorus of Altha Grove Baptist Church. - Hixson United Methodist Church, 5301 Old Hixson Pike. Brandon Green will give the men's day address. Eldress Shawner Kinsey English of Koinonia Christian Center will be guest speaker . Hymn Singing , 7 p.m., Eternal Baptist Church, 623 Thomas Road, Madison Heights.

Author: 0 Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

The Justice Department ultimately agreed to a Tuesday public hearing in an attempt to show there's nothing to hide and nothing controversial about Sessions' interactions with Russian officials, officials said. -Feinstein acknowledged she "would have a queasy feeling, too" if Comey's testimony was true that Loretta Lynch, as President Barack Obama's attorney general, had directed him to describe the FBI probe into Hillary Clinton's email practices as merely a "matter" and to avoid calling it an ...

U.S. Trump is willing to testify under oath on Comey
Author: 0 Trump is willing to testify under oath on Comey

I'm not going to say, 'I want you to pledge allegiance.' Who would do that? Later Friday, Trump declined to rule out his previous claim that there may be tapes of his conversations with Comey. "No, I didn't say that and I didn't say the other". Karl: When will you tell us about the recordings? "Lordy, I hope there are tapes", Comey said, suggesting such evidence would back up his account over the president's.

U.S. Five Victims, Including Two Single Parents, And Gunman In Workplace Shooting Identified
Author: 0 Five Victims, Including Two Single Parents, And Gunman In Workplace Shooting Identified

Demings says most of the victims were shot in the head. The five victims were later identified as Robert Snyder , 69, Kevin Clark , 53, Brenda Montanez-Crespo, 44, Kevin Lawson , 46, and Jeffrey Roberts , 57. "She just kept saying, 'I'm OK; I'm OK, '" Adams said. "[Neumann was fired] because he was starting fights with people", Crouch said. The last workplace shooting that attracted mass national media attention occurred in February 2016, when a gunman shot 17 people , three ...

U.S. Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russia probe
Author: 0 Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russia probe

Examining such possible charges will allow investigators to interview key administration figures including Attorney General Jeff Sessions , Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein and possibly Trump himself, said the source familiar with the Mueller investigation.

U.S. Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home
Author: 0 Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at Ohio home

A male suspect arrested in OH on Tuesday morning allegedly killed five people in a span of just 48 hours, including the parents of his ex-girlfriend. The sheriff says authorities are trying to figure out a connection between Brinkman and the three women. Their bodies were cold to the touch - the North Royalton Fire Department arrived a few minutes later and verified the women were dead.

Author: 0 Wounded NCCU alum throws out first pitch at Congressional Baseball Game

He also said that Officer Crystal Griner , who was shot in the ankle, is in "good condition". The director of trauma for MedStar Washington Hospital said Rep. She says she's grateful to President Donald Trump , Vice President Mike Pence and all of Scalise's Capitol Hill colleagues "who have reached out to us during this most challenging time ".

U.S. Oscar-winning director John G Avildsen dies at 81
Author: 0 Oscar-winning director John G Avildsen dies at 81

Besides " Rocky ", Avildsen's " The Karate Kid " was a big hit at the box office as well and won critical success too. The 1984 film told the story of a teen who learns about self-confidence through the study of karate. According to Variety , the Rocky and The Karate Kid helmer has passed away at age 81, following a battle with pancreatic cancer. Save the Tiger (1973), an issue-oriented drama sporting an outstanding starring performance from Jack Lemmon, was nominated for three ...

U.S. Officer hurt in GOP practice shooting throws first pitch at Congressional game
Author: 0 Officer hurt in GOP practice shooting throws first pitch at Congressional game

MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Scalise had surgery Thursday related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg, and "will require additional operations". The president says that because of the "tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring. our country will perhaps become closer, more unified". "So we all owe Steve a big, big thank you", Trump added.

Author: 0 Donald Trump calls federal probe into whether he obstructed justice "phony"

Reports this week confirmed that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether the President obstructed justice by firing Comey last month amid the ongoing Russian Federation investigation. President Trump's frustration with months of inquiries into his campaign's alleged connection to Russian officials boiled over on Twitter - again - on Friday morning, with Trump writing that none of the myriad congressional, federal or special probes had shown any wrongdoing on his part.

Author: 0 Trump Says Obstruction Investigation Based On 'Phony' News

It was not clear whether the president was basing his tweet on direct knowledge, or on reports this week that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether he obstructed justice by firing Mr Comey last month amid the Russian Federation investigation.

U.S. Attack on lawmakers stirs memories of Giffords shooting
Author: 0 Attack on lawmakers stirs memories of Giffords shooting

Mike Doyle told ABC News. Congressman James Comer is not on the Congressional Baseball Team and was not at the practice. Griner, Bailey and a third officer, Henry Cabrera , engaged the gunman nearly immediately, and Alexandria Police officers quickly added support upon arriving at the scene, eventually fatally wounding the alleged gunman, identified by federal law enforcement sources to CNN as James Hodgkinson .

U.S. Southern Baptists wrestle with tensions over Trump election
Author: 0 Southern Baptists wrestle with tensions over Trump election

On Tuesday afternoon, McKissic stood to introduce his resolution and ask why it was rejected. He also made a general statement apologizing "for the pain and confusion that we created" and explaining that the committee was concerned that the resolution was giving the appearance they were hating their enemies.

Author: 0 Edward Gillespie wins Virginia's GOP primary for governor

Northam led the Democratic race with 55.9 percent, earning a wider than expected victory over Perriello, who only earned 44.1 percent. "This fight will continue, and I'll continue to fight as long as you'll fight with me", Stewart told a roaring crowd of several dozen supporters.

Author: 0 Newt Gingrich has no shame, thinks everyone has forgotten the 90s

The federal investigation into whether any Trump associates coordinated with Russian efforts to meddle in the 2016 race, led by special prosecutor Robert Mueller , has now reportedly zeroed in on whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice when he fired FBI Director James Comey, according to The Washington Post.

Author: 0 Verdict Reached in Trial of Officer Jeronimo Yanez

Paul and Minneapolis. It was delivered in a Ramsey County District Court courtroom packed with family members and friends of both Yanez and Castile. "That wasn't my intention". Yanez shot Castile five times seconds after Castile informed him during a traffic stop that he was carrying a handgun. "While many officers carry out their jobs with respect for the communities they serve, we must confront the profound disconnect and disrespect that many communities of color experience with their ...

U.S. Hundreds protest after officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Philandro Castile
Author: 0 Hundreds protest after officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Philandro Castile

A Minnesota jury found St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty in the 2016 shooting of motorist Philando Castile. The verdict - not guilty on one count of second-degree manslaughter and two felony counts of reckless discharge of a firearm - was criticized by the advocacy groups Communities United Against Police Brutality and Twin Cities Coalition for Justice 4 Jamar, which formed in the wake of the officer-involved Jamar Clark shooting in North Minneapolis.

Author: 0 Adorable Young Penguins Fan Cries After Sidney Crosby Signs His T-Shirt

Here from pos-gazette.com are the details of the parade . Phil Kessel, another fan favorite since the Penguins acquired him from Toronto two seasons ago, drew some of the biggest cheers. When Murray was hurt in warmups before the first game of the playoffs, Fleury stepped in for the next 14 games, leading the Pens past Presidents Trophy victor Washington in the second round.

Author: 0 Wounded US Congressman Is Better, Still 'Critical'

Dr. Jack Sava , trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , says several operations have controlled the bleeding and Scalise's vital signs have stabilized. Sava said Scalise "sustained a single rifle wound that entered into the area of the left hip". Capitol Police Special Agent Crystal Griner , who was shot in the ankle during a gunfight with the shooter, remained at MedStar in good condition and "in good spirits", Salva said.

U.S. Another late night in store for Cosby jury
Author: 0 Another late night in store for Cosby jury

Constand's mother wiped away tears at times as the interview was read. The investigation initially was undertaken by former District Attorney Bruce L. The long-married Cosby , once known as America's Dad for his portrayal of kindly Dr. Cliff Huxtable on "The Cosby Show", called all the encounters consensual.