Author: 0 Supreme Court to Hear Case on Partisan Redistricting

Despite opposition from the four liberal justices, the nine-member high court granted Wisconsin's request to put on hold the lower court's order requiring the state to redraw its electoral maps by 1 November. William Whitford , a retired law school professor, and 11 other Democrats challenged the resulting map as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander .

U.S. Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG)
Author: 0 Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG)

South Dakota Investment Council held its position in Harley-Davidson, Inc. LSV Asset Management now owns 4,004,414 shares of the company's stock worth $242,267,000 after buying an additional 80,843 shares during the period. A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range. Therefore 38% are positive.

Author: 0 Key Issues to Look for in the Senate Health Care Bill

House in May, which would roll back swaths of former President Barack Obama's health care law. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pauses as he speaks following a closed-door strategy session at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

U.S. Former Homeland Security chief testifies to House intel panel
Author: 0 Former Homeland Security chief testifies to House intel panel

Lawson also told the Senate intelligence committee Wednesday that the government is not sharing classified details about the breach with state officials. But Illinois and Arizona are the only states so far to have publicly confirmed their voter systems were attacked. He says it's not acceptable for the government to keep the full scope of the attacks secret.

Author: 0 Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix with 120 expected

The National Weather Service broke out the magenta - a colour category little known to the rest of the country - to illustrate parts of Arizona that would be under "rare, dangerous, and very possibly deadly" heat for the rest of the week.

U.S. Tropical storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast
Author: 0 Tropical storm Cindy threatens Gulf Coast

Officials in Santa Rosa County, which is just east of Pensacola, tweeted that some roads were under water early Wednesday. National Weather Service forecasters estimated it had dumped anywhere from 2 to 10 inches (50 to 250 millimeters) of rain on various spots along the Gulf Coast from south Louisiana to the Florida panhandle as of Wednesday.

U.S. Suspect wanted after punching teen 39 times outside NH gym
Author: 0 Suspect wanted after punching teen 39 times outside NH gym

He punched her about 39 times, threw her to the ground and then kneed her in the head, surveillance video obtained by police June 19 showed. Erin McCarthy, 18, told CBS Boston that she was just finishing up her shift at the fitness facility when an unknown male, who had been waiting in the parking lot, followed her to her vehicle and punched her no less than 39 times.

U.S. Black Gun Owners Not Happy With Jury Clearing Officer In Castile Case
Author: 0 Black Gun Owners Not Happy With Jury Clearing Officer In Castile Case

The incident drew global condemnation when Castile's girlfriend live-streamed the aftermath on Facebook . In the end, a few dozen people were left, and police managed to push them off the freeway. / When your troops stop shootin n--s down in the street...,"says Tupac Amaru Shakur ("I Wonder If Heaven Got A Ghetto") whose 46th birthday was on Friday, June 16, 2017, when the unjust verdict was reached".

U.S. Vermont senators reach deal on legal pot, but fate uncertain
Author: 0 Vermont senators reach deal on legal pot, but fate uncertain

Critics have lashed out at the proposal, saying it ignores the will of the electorate. Marijuana activists called on lawmakers to reduce the proposed 28 percent tax on pot sales. Military veterans and others suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) will have the option of treating the condition with medical marijuana if a bill passed by the state Senate on Tuesday is signed by Gov.

Author: 0 Trump says 'we have a great relationship with China' after critical tweet

Trump said as the protesters were led out. "It's a very lovely world you live in", the Republican president said , flanked by a red combine and a green tractor. Trump says "last night was very exciting" and blames expectations that Norman would win for his close margins. "And they've been unbelievably nasty, really nasty".

Author: 0 GOP senators using Trump chaos to kill healthcare for 24 million

One said , "We aren't going to comment on rumors about private conversations that may or may not have happened". ABC News reported that White House aides refuse to expand on Trump's comments. Mr. Walden, who has long voiced his support for the Affordable Care Act's protections for those with pre-existing conditions, also appeared to distance himself from a provision in the House bill that would allow some insurers to charge patients with costly medical conditions higher premiums.

Author: 0 After critical tweet, Trump says 'we have a great relationship with China'

Trump said to cheers and applause. Washington has considered further "secondary sanctions" against Chinese banks and other firms doing business with North Korea. He added that he hopes the new bill will have " heart ". Iowa campaign spokesperson Tana Goertz said this is not a part of Trump's "Thank You" tour like he did a few months ago.

Author: 0 As penalty for 'election-meddling', US Senate approves new Russian Federation sanctions

In the House, the Republican speaker, Paul Ryan, has signaled backing for the measures, although his party's support for the measure may not be as strong as in the Senate . Known as the Crapo Amendment , after Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), chairman of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, the measure was endorsed by Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tennessee) and ranking member Ben Cardin (D-Maryland).

Author: 0 Classmates honor student who died after N. Korea detention

They've done a bit, like ramping up criticism of the North in state-run media outlets, but that hasn't caused Kim to change course on any major issue (at least, as far as we can tell ). In a follow-up post, Donald Trump once again hit back at North Korea , while taking a light shot at China for not doing enough in the fight against Kim Jung un.

U.S. Trevor Noah Points Out The NRA's Silence Over Philando Castile's Death
Author: 0 Trevor Noah Points Out The NRA's Silence Over Philando Castile's Death

It was shown in court during Yanez's trial. Now-fired Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez was wearing a wireless microphone at the time of the shooting . I told him not to reach for it. "Listen, listen, I'm going to take your spot". And then he, he had his grip a lot wider than a wallet. He said if we need any help with patrol, office or dispatch to let them know.

U.S. Golden Knights head coach talks expectations ahead of draft
Author: 0 Golden Knights head coach talks expectations ahead of draft

The expansion franchise welcomed its first veteran players during the NHL's annual awards show, and they chose from a fairly deep pool of talent. The confirmation came Wednesday when the Golden Knights announced their picks in the National Hockey League expansion draft at T-Mobile Arena to begin assembling their inaugural team for the 2017-18 regular season.

Author: 0 Man charged with MI airport terror

The assailant has been identified as Amor M. Ftouhi of Quebec. Prosecutors said before starting the attack, Ftouhi shouted an Arabic phrase meaning "God is great". Jeff Neville Wednesday morning at Bishop Airport in Flint. The FBI said that they are investigating the stabbing as an "act of terrorism", notes CNN.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm key part of Comey's testimony

Comey said he did so after Trump suggested in a tweet that their conversations may have been recorded. He also reiterated that the ex-FBI director, dismissed on 9 May, is a filter, referring to Comey's recognition of having provided some information to the press to put the arm on appointing a special attorney general for the investigation on the alleged Russian interference in U.S.

U.S. Trump Job Approval Just Keeps Sinking
Author: 0 Trump Job Approval Just Keeps Sinking

Seventy-two percent of GOP respondents approved of the president's job performance-which sounds like a lot but actually represents an 11-percentage-point fall compared with April. 57 percent are more inclined to believe former FBI Director James Comey . It also, though, showed him with 50 percent disapproval. A vast majority of Americans from both parties - 81 percent - think Trump should not try to stop Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, and 56 percent of respondents said they ...

Author: 0 Scalise's Condition Improves, Upgraded From Serious To Fair

That's the word from MedStar Washington Hospital Center. The Capitol Police officers were present because Scalise is a member of the congressional leadership. House Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry organized a blood drive Tuesday in support of Scalise and the other victims of last week's shooting. Barth was hospitalized and released, Williams said.

U.S. More than 460 earthquakes recorded so far in Yellowstone Park swarm
Author: 0 More than 460 earthquakes recorded so far in Yellowstone Park swarm

The 4.5 magnitude quake is the largest to hit the supervolcano since a 4.8 quake struck in March 2014. "[The 4.5] quake is part of an energetic sequence of earthquakes in the same area that began on June 12", the statement continued. Scientists from the University of Utah , responsible for monitoring the supervolcano in Wyoming, said a " swarm " of 464 earthquakes began on June 12 - the biggest being a 4.5 magnitude shudder on June 15.

Author: 0 Charleena Lyles shooting: Police shouted 'get back' before killing pregnant mother

A neighbor girl walks past a memorial outside where a pregnant mother was shot and killed a day earlier at her apartment by police Monday, June 19, 2017 , in Seattle . In addition to being aware of her mental health condition, the officers knew she had several children present in the home. "Get back!" and " We need help " before gunfire erupts.

Author: 0 Senate GOP Would Halt Obamacare Penalties, Taxes

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) said on Wednesday that he "can't imagine" voting on a Republican ObamaCare repeal bill next week. Grassley, on a conference call with Iowa reporters, said Wednesday he had not seen the bill. But underscoring the uncertainty he faces, senators from both ends of his party's spectrum were grumbling about the bill's expected contents and the clandestine way it's being crafted.

U.S. Tropical storm Cindy weakens, leaves damage, one death in wake
Author: 0 Tropical storm Cindy weakens, leaves damage, one death in wake

The center of the storm is expected to approach the coast of southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas late today or tonight and move inland over southeastern Texas or southwestern Louisiana on Thursday. The storm was moving northwest at almost 10 miles (17 km) per hour, and forecasters said they expect this motion to continue and landfall to be made along the Texas-Louisiana border, home to some of the nation's largest refineries.

Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's family declines autopsy

Doctors in Cincinnati said they found no active sign of botulism - a toxin that causes nerve damage - or evidence of beatings. "Working with such a country, we must achieve the goal of the complete dismantlement of North Korea's nuclear programme".

Author: 0 Thousands attend slain Muslim teen's funeral in Virginia

Even so, they continue to probe the case and would revise their initial assessment if evidence of a hate crime is found, they have said. The apartment was in a sprawling complex with predominantly Spanish-speaking tenants. An online petition urging that the slaying be investigated as a hate crime garnered more than 14,000 signatures on Tuesday. Hurunnessa Fariad, media representative for the ADAMS Center, said people are still trying to wrap their heads around what happened, and ...

Author: 0 Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton issued a statement calling Castile's death a "terrible tragedy", while emphasizing the ongoing efforts to improve police-community relations. Castile had marijuana in his vehicle and that 'he was stoned, ' a too-common rationalization in police killings, and an allegation that would appear in this case to be contradicted by dashboard video showing Mr.

Author: 0 Trump discloses profits and losses in financial report

The Washington hotel was opened last September just a few miles from the White House. Revenue from Trump Corporation, his real-estate management company, almost tripled, to $18m, and revenue from Mar-a-Lago grew by 25 percent, to $37.25m.

Author: 0 Memorial for Slain Muslim Teen Set On Fire In Washington, DC

On their way back to the mosque, the group walked and rode their bikes on the street and the sidewalk, while the suspect, Darwin Martinez Torres , drove, police said. Some Islamic leaders remain skeptical that Hassanen's religion and appearance weren't a factor. "It's kind of scary what's happening", she said. "Always she generous, always she invite the people at her home for the dinner", Salis said.