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U.S. Air Force pilot ejects after F-16 catches fire on ground
Author: 0 Air Force pilot ejects after F-16 catches fire on ground

The jet was assigned to Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, which includes the Texas Air National Guard's 147th Reconnaissance Wing. Houston firefighters are assisting the Ellington Field fire department in battling the blaze. The aircraft was armed and the base was evacuated as a precaution, according to KPRC. According to a written statement from NORAD, the pilot safely ejected and was being evaluated at a local medical facility.

U.S. Fan reaction to Sky Sox leaving Colorado Springs
Author: 0 Fan reaction to Sky Sox leaving Colorado Springs

The Brewers have been affiliated as a minor league baseball team since 1978, save a three-year hiatus from 2000-2003 when the club relocated to Provo, Utah, becoming affiliated with the then-Anaheim Angels (the club later went on to move to Orem and become known as the Owlz).

Author: 0 Castile family lawyer 'stunned' by dashcam footage

Castiles' girlfriend, Diamond Reynold , livestreamed the immediate aftermath of the shooting. The footage showed a wide view of the traffic stop and the shooting, with the camera pointed toward Castile's vehicle. Yanez claimed he feared for his safety in front of jury as a reason why he had to shoot Castile . The jury was shown the dashcam video during the trial.

U.S. Tropical Storm Cindy weakens; child dies from wind-blown debris
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy weakens; child dies from wind-blown debris

In Georgia, heavy downpours caused flash flooding, leaving people trapped. Based on its current track, heavy rain from the storm is expected to stay well east of Dallas-Fort Worth, closer to Toledo Bend, along the Sabine River, and Shreveport, said meteorologist Jason Godwin of the National Weather Service .

Author: 0 Virginia Community Mourns Muslim Teen Killed On Her Way To Mosque

Torres then took her to another location in Loudoun County, according to police , where she was assaulted again. Hassanen's group ran from Torres, but soon Torres found them in a parking lot. U.S. Congresswoman, Barbara Comstock, was among the many who left flowers in Nabra's memory. "We think it's premature", said Ibrahim Hooper, a spokesman for CAIR .

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf; warning area grows

The cyclone had top sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kph) and was almost stationary for hours, but was expected to resume a crawl toward the northwest in coming hours. At the Escatawpa Hollow Campground in Alabama, near the Mississippi State line, owner Larry Godfrey was prepared for flooding that would add to the woes of a rainy spring.

U.S. Texas and Louisiana are in Tropical Storm Cindy's Path
Author: 0 Texas and Louisiana are in Tropical Storm Cindy's Path

The system is moving to the northwest at 10 miles per hour. When driving, remember, "Turn around, don't drown". Maximum sustained winds were clocked at 45 mph (75 kph) and the storm has been almost stationary in recent hours. Tornadoes, too, have been reported in southern Louisiana and the Florida Panhandle. The TROPICAL STORM WARNING remains in effect from San Luis Pass, Texas, to the mouth of the Mississippi River.

U.S. Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected
Author: 0 Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix when 120 expected

He said each aircraft manufacturer sets it own maximum operating temperatures. To give passengers a heads up about possible cancellations, officials from American announced that the airline would have to ground flights during a heat wave that could see temperature reach near 120 degrees.

Author: 0 What To Make Of Philando Castile's Death, One Year Later

In the video, Castile's girlfriend is heard saying he was reaching for his wallet when the officer shot him four times . Marcou said he agrees with last week's verdict, finding Yanez innocent of all charges in the shooting . Philando Castile was shot after he told the police he was carrying a gun and had a permit. With his hand on his holstered pistol, Yanez then shouts " Don't pull it out! " before drawing his weapon and opening fire.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy threatens 17 million along Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy is the third named storm of the hurricane season and the first to hit the continental United States. Cindy is expected to make landfall sometime tonight, or early tomorrow morning. Finally isolated tornadoes will be possible within some of the rain bands that move through, they will be isolated and spin up in nature but capable of causing damage.

U.S. Release of Castile video evokes anger in some quarters
Author: 0 Release of Castile video evokes anger in some quarters

On Tuesday, authorities released the dash-cam footage from Yarez's patrol auto which shows the seconds which preceded it. Um he just kept his arms up and I don't remember hearing anything coming out of his mouth if he said anything, ' he said.

Author: 0 Fake quake: Report of major California temblor a false alarm

The LA Times interviewed a Caltech seismologist who said that a staffer at Caltech had mistakenly sent out the alert about the large quake, which actually took place in Santa Barbara in 1925, 92 years ago. Fourteen minutes later, the USGS sent out a tweet clearing up the confusion. The alert went out with a date in the future: June 29, 2025. But that one people actually felt , and the USGS correctly reported.

Author: 0 GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) vented her frustration with the Senate's lack of transparency. In addition, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand joined with two other Democrats to voice opposition to the "age tax " - the prospect of escalating premium prices for those between ages 50 and 64 if the House-passed Republican bill is the basis for replacing Obamacare .

U.S. Escaped Georgia inmates captured after chase in Tennessee
Author: 0 Escaped Georgia inmates captured after chase in Tennessee

The two men are wanted for reportedly killing two Georgia state prison guards on a bus before fleeing in a stolen vehicle earlier this week. Rowe and Dubose ate food in the couple's house, Swing said , and later fled in one of the couple's cars, after which the victims were able to free themselves and call authorities.

Author: 0 Amateur radio 'Field Day' to be June 25-26

Anyone interested in learning about amateur radio operation in the tri-county area will have the opportunity this weekend, when the annual "Amateur Radio Field Day" is observed in both Mason and Gallia counties. "There are people who work from their homes on emergency power". The field day is a emergency communications drill organized by the American Radio Relay League.

Author: 0 Cosby arrives for Day 3 of jury deliberations

On Tuesday , the jury reviewed more than a dozen passages from a deposition Cosby gave last decade, listening to excerpts on a wide range of topics, from Cosby's first meeting with Andrea Constand to the night in 2004 she says he drugged and molested her.

U.S. UW free speech, combating heroin up in Wisconsin Assembly
Author: 0 UW free speech, combating heroin up in Wisconsin Assembly

Under the Republican bill, only candidates who trail the victor by 1 percentage point or less in statewide elections could petition for a recount. That includes eliminating academic benchmarks the schools must now meet. Approval would send it on to Gov. Scott Walker. The bill also expands eligibility requirements by allowing students who previously attended public school out of state or were on a voucher program waiting list to participate in future years.

U.S. Man kills children, hangs self on Father's Day after custody dispute
Author: 0 Man kills children, hangs self on Father's Day after custody dispute

The couple was married but had been separated for six months. Authorities found the children's lifeless bodies near Camara after climbing through a bathroom window. "He was always playing with them, riding his bike out here with them", neighbor Carrie Buchholz said. Instead, deputies found them in his apartment Monday morning.

Author: 0 Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia to push agenda

Trump tweeted that Democrats should help Republicans pass the latter's agenda on health care and taxes, saying obstruction hasn't helped them win elections. According to CNBC , Trump won this district's presidential votes by only 1.5 points. She pledged to win the confidence of voters who backed Ossoff, who have become a huge symbol of opposition to Trump.

Author: 0 Sylville Smith shooting: Milwaukee officer acquitted

The Milwaukee acquittal also came as jurors in OH concluded their third day of deliberations in the murder retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist. It happened less than two seconds after the first. The officer had a career, but my brother was more popular. "I really don't want them to act irrationally toward the cops, because all cops ain't bad", he said.

U.S. Congressional Black Caucus turns down Trump invitation
Author: 0 Congressional Black Caucus turns down Trump invitation

The caucus first met with Trump on March 22, when the group gave the president a 130-page document detailing the "difficult history of Black people in this country, the history of the CBC, and solutions to advance Black families in the 21st century", the letter , signed by CBC Chair Rep.

U.S. In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting
Author: 0 In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting

The video shows Yanez following Castile's auto, then pulling it over. So we kind of took his word for it, I think. The video showed the Latino officer politely telling Castile that his brake light was out. Reynolds then spoke to someone outside the vehicle, saying she needed to contact family members. Prosecutors were not able to punch clear holes in Yanez's testimony on cross-examination.

U.S. Dad: Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea not connected to Rodman
Author: 0 Dad: Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea not connected to Rodman

He called North Korea a "pariah" and "terrorist" state. North Korean officials charged Warmbier with " hostile acts against the state". Until 2010, Warmbier's condition was generally referred to as a vegetative state, but many doctors saw the term as pejorative , since it suggested that a patient was somehow similar to a vegetable.

U.S. House panel demands Trump release Comey 'tapes'
Author: 0 House panel demands Trump release Comey 'tapes'

The House Intelligence Committee asked the White House to turn over any tape recordings or memos documenting Trump's dinner conversation with Comey in February at which Trump allegedly asked for Comey's loyalty and pushed to end the FBI's investigation of former aide Michael Flynn's ties with Russian Federation.

U.S. Man, woman found dead with gunshot wounds on Chicago Skyway
Author: 0 Man, woman found dead with gunshot wounds on Chicago Skyway

A Chicago police officer who responded to the scene around 4:10 a.m. saw the man running back to the vehicle and ordered him to stop. He says the deaths were being investigated as possibly domestic-related. The auto traveled a short distance before it crashed. The woman suffered a gunshot wound to the body, and the man suffered a gunshot wound to the head, police said.

Author: 0 Laura Ingraham Backs Away From Sean Spicer's Job

Ingraham wouldn't be the first Fox News personality to take on the role of White House press secretary. "I have not sat down and talked to him about that specific thing", Spicer said, resorting to the fallback answer he frequently gives in response to hard or controversial questions - that he has not had a chance to ask the president his views.

U.S. FBI Finds 'Hit List' On Body of Alexandria Shooter
Author: 0 FBI Finds 'Hit List' On Body of Alexandria Shooter

Jack Sava, director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center said at a news conference Friday afternoon. When that woman's boyfriend confronted Hodgkinson, he struck him in the face with a shotgun before firing off a round as the man fled, a police report said.

U.S. Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation, Attacks DOJ
Author: 0 Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation, Attacks DOJ

President Donald Trump confirmed Friday he was under investigation and appeared to challenge the credibility of a senior Justice Department official, in a tweet that seemed to encapsulate his frustration with the ongoing focus on Russia's involvement in the 2016 election .