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U.S. Houston reaches home regional final with 7-5 win over Iowa
Author: 0 Houston reaches home regional final with 7-5 win over Iowa

Iowa junior first baseman Jake Adams made history with his powerful bat during tonight's postseason game against Texas A&M. Fresh off last weekend's championship run at the Big Ten tournament, Iowa continued its stellar play by knocking off the top seed at the Houston Regional.

U.S. Subpoenas issued for two Trump figures in Congress Russia probe
Author: 0 Subpoenas issued for two Trump figures in Congress Russia probe

Nunes in April recused himself from the committee's Russian Federation investigation after having come under fire for his decision to go to the White House grounds and look at classified information that suggested the Trump transition team may have been under indirect surveillance.

U.S. Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1, retain Champions League title
Author: 0 Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1, retain Champions League title

Fresh off their La Liga win, Madrid copped their third European title in the last four seasons. There is a World Cup next year'. The decorated goalkeeper also won the World Cup in 2006 with Italy, making up for the disappointment of missing out on their European Championship success in 2000 due to injury.

U.S. 90-Year-Old Man Attacked With Cane in NYC
Author: 0 90-Year-Old Man Attacked With Cane in NYC

He nearly killed me... According to the newspaper, Llorens was walking on Broadway near West 204th Street in Inwood just before 6 p.m. Friday. "He just kept beating me". "He's a little nervous". "This is someone who is very unsafe", he said. The son said his father did not recognize the man who attacked him. The victim was taken to an area hospital with cuts on his ear and head.

U.S. Pentagon missile defense program scores direct hit
Author: 0 Pentagon missile defense program scores direct hit

In Tuesday's test, the Pentagon shot down a single missile. Based on intelligence estimates of the progress of North Korea and Iran's missile programs, GMD and other systems put the USA at least three years ahead of the potential ballistic missile threats from those two countries, Syring said in a press briefing May 31.

U.S. Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0
Author: 0 Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0

Overall, the Lakeside, Calif. native is 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA and one save in Oklahoma City , as she has allowed just four hits in 11 innings pitched. Trinity Harrington (14-3) lasted two innings for Texas A&M. You're excited for the opportunity. Well, the story for us was just we didn't pitch as well as we're used to. Chelsea Herndon doubled to score two in the top of the fourth.

U.S. 'Kiki' Mladenovic taking it to another level against Muguruza
Author: 0 'Kiki' Mladenovic taking it to another level against Muguruza

The defending champion has struggled to find her feet on the crushed brick in Paris but showed glimpses of the destructive ground strokes she deployed past year in sweeping to her first Grand Slam title in her previous match against Yulia Putintseva , a classic little-and-large match-up against a scurrying opponent whose game is characterized by an ability to get everything thrown at her back into court.

Author: 0 Congress Subpoenas Trump And Obama Officials In Russia Inquiry

Two congressional sources says the three subpoenas for the unmasking investigation are for the FBI, CIA, and NSA in order to obtain information on unmasking requests made by former United Nations ambassador Samantha Power, former national security adviser Susan Rice and former CIA director John Brennan.

Author: 0 Officials say Trump may not try to block Comey's testimony

As FBI director, Comey was leading the agency's probe into Russian interference in last year's presidential election and into whether Trump campaign aides illegally colluded with Russia before Trump fired Comey last month. Jarrett also said that Mr. Comey put himself in a box because, if he felt at the time the conversation rose to obstruction, he was obligated to report it.

Author: 0 Armed terror police pose with families at Manchester gig

The star took to the stage at Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert , where 50,000 people gathered to watch and hear the stars perform in tribute to the 22 people who died, along with those who were injured, the emergency services and all who responded.

U.S. Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return
Author: 0 Trump filed for an extension on his 2016 tax return

The official did not say when the request was filed or what reason Trump may have given. Trump told The Economist in an interview in May that "nobody cares about my tax return except for the reporters" and that "don't forget I got elected without it".

Author: 0 Trump to decide whether to block Comey testimony - White House adviser

Trump could still move to block Comey's testimony, the Times reported , noting the president's history of changing his mind on decisions at the last minute. That doesn't mean Comey won't do some political damage this week, though. On Wednesday, committee Chairman Devin Nunes asked the agencies for details of any requests made by two top Obama administration aides and the former Central Intelligence Agency director to "unmask" Trump campaign advisers inadvertently picked up in ...

Author: 0 National Spelling Bee is underway, and three Michiana students are competing

The preliminary process for this year's competition was started eight months ago and the 291 spellers were selected from 11 million participants from the classrooms across the United States. She was also the victor of last year's regional bee. Her winning word was "jnana", which means "knowledge". "I didn't want to get my hopes up", she said.

U.S. Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to the bench, will coach Game 2
Author: 0 Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to the bench, will coach Game 2

I'm feeling more like I did at the end of the regular season". Early in the third quarter of Sunday's Game 2 of the NBA Finals , Steph Curry found himself in a one-on-one isolation set with LeBron defending. Lue says he had texted with Kerr during the playoffs to send his best wishes while Kerr missed the previous 11 games following complications from back surgeries.

U.S. Macron says Trump handshake was 'moment of truth'
Author: 0 Macron says Trump handshake was 'moment of truth'

Macron told the Journal du Dimanche newspaper his approach to the encounter had been about getting respect, saying it was "not innocent". "You have to show you won't make small concessions - not even symbolic ones." . This, of course, flew in the face of Trump's previous complimentary remarks about Le Pen prior to the election. When Capehart met with Araud again after the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, he asked the ambassador whether Macron had been warned.

U.S. Russia foreign minister denies talking to Trump about Comey
Author: 0 Russia foreign minister denies talking to Trump about Comey

Cleaver said Rosenstein told House members " this is not a partisan investigation, this is about Russian Federation involvement in our democracy". Trump was using a negotiating tactic when he told Russian officials about the "great pressure" he was under, another US official defended the president to the Times , suggesting that Trump's goal was to create a sense of obligation with Russian officials and to coax concessions on certain issues.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande returns to Manchester stage for benefit show

Ahead of the concert, Grande visited the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, where many of her young fans are being treated. "They demand our bravery, and I want to thank you once again for coming out here today and opening up our call that hatred will never win, fear will never divide us because on this day we all stood with Manchester ".

Author: 0 Microsoft, Amazon oppose Trump's dumping of climate agreement

But there was a bit of good news this week from an unexpected place: the Exxon-Mobil annual meeting in Dallas. After all, this is the man who famously claimed that climate change was a hoax created by the Chinese. He has asked United States climate scientists and entrepreneurs to work in France. "The president's exit from Paris would be read as a kind of "drop dead" to the rest of the world".

Author: 0 Time for a Chill Pill on Trump's Climate Action

Americans believe climate change has already begun. Dozens of cities have said they are committed to the Paris climate accord , with at least 86 mayors signing a statement saying they will adopt and uphold the agreement's goals. But he said that the poorest nations, from Afghanistan to Zambia, had no plans to quit the Paris Agreement . "We will intensify efforts to meet each of our cities' current climate goals, push for new action to meet the 1.5 degrees Celsius target, and ...

U.S. Week In Review: Paris Climate Accord, Fentanyl Raid23:40
Author: 0 Week In Review: Paris Climate Accord, Fentanyl Raid23:40

According to the CITEPA research institute, America's renewable energy sector in America employed some 800,000 people in 2016 - almost five times more than the fossil-fuel sector. " Paris or no Paris , our commitment to preserving the climate is for the sake of future generations", he said . "I hope that the number is zero", Ratas said.

Author: 0 Ex-Penn State administrators get jail time

After the character witnesses had finished speaking and the defendants had repeatedly expressed their remorse, Boccabella sentenced all three of them to short prison terms. Prosecutors say former Penn State President Graham Spanier was a "failure as a leader when it matter most", when university administrators failed to act on a 2001 sex abuse allegation against ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky .

U.S. Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest
Author: 0 Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Former athletic director Tim Curley will spend three months in jail. Of the three men, Spanier received the lightest sentence. Former Penn State President Graham Spanier , center, arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa ., Friday, June 2, 2017.

U.S. Texas Tech tops Sam Houston 6-0, reaches final of regional
Author: 0 Texas Tech tops Sam Houston 6-0, reaches final of regional

Fans stand under the bleachers to avoid the rain during an NCAA college baseball regional between DE and Texas Tech, Friday, June 2, 2017, in Lubbock, Texas. After Louis Boyd sacrificed Lewis to third, Stevenson doubled off the wall in right-center to drive in Lewis. No. 3 seed Sam Houston State took down No.

Author: 0 Report auto hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

Britain's official terror threat had recently been lowered from "critical". There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks . Six people were killed during the attacks , in addition to the three men shot by responding officers.

Author: 0 Theresa May Calls London Attacks As 'Potential Act Of Terrorism'

Armed police reacted within minutes and three assailants were shot within eight minutes of the first call to the emergency services. "We stand ready to support the British Government as it responds to these attacks and our thoughts are with those injured and their families", she said.

Author: 0 Climate action 'unstoppable,' nations should stay course — UN chief

Responding to Trump's pointing to his city, Pittsburgh, Mayor Bill Peduto called the decision "disastrous for our planet, for cities such as Pittsburgh", and a step that "has made America weaker and the world less safe". Tusk, in his opening remarks, stressed that the European Union and China remained committed to the Paris agreement . It is hard to gauge Pruitt's sincerity here, as he has personally expressed the belief that carbon emissions resulting from human activity do not ...

Author: 0 Massachusetts Joins US Climate Alliance After Trump Pull Out of Paris Accord

The Republican leader's announcement on Thursday sparked swift condemnation from academics, captains of industry and Democratic political opponents. "Americans are not walking away from the Paris climate agreement", Bloomberg said. California, New York and Washington, which have formed their own alliance, represent more than one-fifth of U.S. gross domestic product and account for at least 10 per cent of greenhouse gas emissions in the United States , their governors said.

Author: 0 Village corrects employee count in mill blast

You know, disasters like this, we all wish we had more information faster, but I'm so thankful that the law enforcement agencies involved are providing information that is accurate", Behling said. Sheriff Dennis Richards says 16 employees were working at the time, and two remained unaccounted for on Thursday morning. Authorities say there were 17 people inside the corn mill.

U.S. 3 killed in gunfight at Nissan dealership
Author: 0 3 killed in gunfight at Nissan dealership

The two men had pursued Ramon Michael Hutchinson, 49, to a Nissan dealership in Greenville, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) northeast of Dallas Tuesday. He drops it on a desk and all three struggled for it just before the shots ring out. Some time around 7 p.m., the man they were waiting for did arrive.

U.S. Man Accused In Portland Train Attack Tells Cops:
Author: 0 Man Accused In Portland Train Attack Tells Cops: "I'm Happy Now"

Late last month, Christian had attended a Portland-area right-wing "March for Free Speech" carrying a bat and spouting hate speech. Wheeler had called on the USA government to revoke a permit for an event Sunday billed as a pro-President Donald Trump free-speech rally and not to issue a permit for the rally against Islamic law.