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by | May 15, 2017 | 13:31

Trump also had pledged to boost the USA oil and gas drilling and coal mining industries with his "America First" energy policy. High-level officials from the world's eigh. "The US will remain engaged in the work the Arctic Council does on climate change throughout", he said. The Arctic Council, he said, will continue to be an important platform as the Trump administration deliberates.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:28

He did confirm that former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates "did" tell him of her concerns about former National Security Advisor Mike Flynn's Russian Federation ties, but "I don't know whether I can talk about it in this forum". "It crosses a line when it moves from being about trying to educate a public and instead becomes about intelligence porn - just pushing out information about sources and methods without regard to the First Amendment values that normally underlie press reporting", ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:23

Presidential historian Michael Beschloss notes that presidents supposedly stopped the once frequent practice of recording Oval Office meetings after President Richard Nixon's recording system was revealed in 1973. Did he record his dinner with Comey back in January? Mr Comey has not publicly discussed any conversations he had with Trump. In a series of tweets on Friday, Trump also responded to media reports questioning the credibility of White House statements on the Comey firing, which ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:18

O'Reilly, formerly Fox News' most popular and highest rated on-air personality, has denied all claims of harassment, sexual or otherwise. Kelly left Fox News in January for Comcast's (CMCSA) NBC News. Done". Before Murdoch's announcement, Shine asked Murdoch's sons for a public statement of support, and they declined to provide it, according to NY magazine.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:17

In a statement, the church said that the Scouts' programs for teenagers 14 to 18 have historically been hard to implement with the religion, and that the new program will be tailored to foster Mormon teenagers' "spiritual, social, physical and intellectual" development.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:08

People hug as emergency personnel arrive to the scene of a shooting outside Pine Kirk nursing home in Kirkersville, Ohio on Friday, May 12, 2017 . Hartless left his hostages to ambush DiSario, authorities say. "I am afraid to be alone with him, that he will hurt me for good", Medrano wrote in her latest petition in May. However, NBC4 reporter Dan Pearlman says all of the students who attend classes there have been safely moved to Watkins Middle Schools.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:10

The Bonn meeting , a technical discussion held every year to prepare for an annual round of political-level negotiations, have been overshadowed by fears that a U.S. Previous reports have suggested Trump is leaning towards exiting the deal, but there has been no official confirmation from the administration of when an announcement would come.

by | May 15, 2017 | 12:55

The administration has interviewed at least eight candidates for the job, and Trump has said a decision could come before he leaves Friday on his first overseas trip as president. He also said Sunday that Trump firing Comey was "very disturbing" and "unacceptable", while acknowledging he doesn't know exactly what the president was thinking.

by | May 15, 2017 | 11:44

A Change.org petition to cancel Cornyn's appearance at the commencement ceremony received 863 signatures. John Cornyn, days after student booed Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos at Bethune-Cookman University this week. "To me, it's like appointing a judge", Graham said. Texas Southern University said Friday that it has canceled its commencement speech by John Cornyn, the US senator who represents the public university.

by | May 15, 2017 | 11:09

The New York Democrat called on Republicans to put an independent investigation over party loyalty, and referenced the Republican senator who said of then-President Richard Nixon during the Watergate investigation: "What did the President know, and when did he know it?" He was also asked about comments by Senator Mark Warner, ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence committee, who talked about trying to block confirmation of a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director until an ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 10:55

The Orioles and Red Sox, already division rivals, have seen the intensity in their games increase this season. The trend of the Orioles and Red Sox playing eventful games continued Wednesday night. Indians 3, Tigers 2 • Jose Ramirez hit a two-run triple in the fourth to spark visiting Cleveland. Craig Kimbrel struck out the side in the ninth, fanning Machado to end it for his 10th save.

by | May 15, 2017 | 10:41

The capture of Tabqa seven weeks after the launch of the SDF offensive, with help from the US -led coalition, sets the stage for an advance on Raqqa, the de-facto capital of the extremists' self-styled caliphate, some 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.

by | May 15, 2017 | 10:41

Pressed by Pirro about launching an independent commission to investigate the issue, Trump suggested the current investigations taking place in Congress will suffice. For his part, Spicer returned to the White House on Friday and ended his briefing by telling everyone, "I will see you Monday". I understand that the media has been treating the Trump administration with hostility.

by | May 15, 2017 | 10:07

Workers prepare to take down the Jefferson Davis statue in New Orleans , Thursday, May 11, 2017 . Still to go are monuments to Confederate Generals Robert E. More than nearly any other city in the world, New Orleans is truly a city of many nations. Supporters and opponents were separated by barricades, similar to how NOPD organized protesters at Lee Circle on May 7.

by | May 15, 2017 | 09:44

Trump tweeted on Friday. Acting Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Andrew McCabe Thursday said ongoing investigation into alledged links between White House staff and Russian Federation will continue. But Trump once had a very different view about the importance of an independence Justice Department. Those opposed to the sacking have claimed that Comey's sacking was a bid to stall an FBI investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election, which is also ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 08:34

On May 12, 2015 Amtrak train 188 travelling from Washington , DC to New York City derailed on the outskirts of Philadelphia. The Attorney General's Office released a statement saying they had received the referral and were "carefully reviewing this important matter".

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:58

On Saturday night (May 13), torch-wielding protesters gathered at Lee Park in Charlottesville , Virginia in front of a statue of Robert E. Lee, drawing comparisons to the KKK from the city's mayor. "As this officer approached the group, he observed that several members of the large group were arguing with a male individual", the statement said.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:48

Officials said the church's decision to move away from the teen Scout programs came before it learned of that possibility. Previous statements have indicated that the Church wants a program that serves all young men around the world. For those boys who still wish to work toward an Eagle Scout badge, the church told KUTV they will be "registered, supported and encouraged". "It could be a pretty exciting opportunity for expansion of our coed Venturing programs", he said.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:35

The commission will reportedly be led by Kansas Secretary of State Chris Kobach, who convinced that state's Legislature to allow him to prosecute voter fraud cases. Trump began making his allegations of widespread voter fraud shortly after the election, claiming that he would have won the popular vote - which he lost by almost 3 million votes - if there had not been so many votes cast illegally.

by | May 15, 2017 | 07:34

Press secretary Sean Spicer was asked again and again about Yates' testimony to a Senate Judiciary subcommittee that she warned White House officials that Trump's since-fired first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was compromised by Russian Federation.

by | May 15, 2017 | 03:40

He then mercifully ended the Q&A after 10 minutes. Dismissing criticism over Trump firing Comey, Sanders said the Federal Bureau of Investigation director would have been fired on the first day if Hillary Clinton was elected as the president.

by | May 15, 2017 | 03:09

The presented a case that said Brown was a full and willing participant in the scheme, and that the solicitations were only effective because of the trust donors had in Brown and her reputation. Brown continues to maintain her innocence, though. Her attorney said after Brown left that he plans to file motions for a new trial, but he would not elaborate on what the grounds for those motions would be.

by | May 15, 2017 | 02:59

Education Secretary Betsy Devos vowed support for the students at a historically black university at their graduation ceremony, but was almost drowned out by booing and shouts of "Liar!" Jackson, a black Republican, defended inviting DeVos to the university and said the school supported students' rights to speak out.

by | May 14, 2017 | 12:03

But at state level, the Pennsylvania Attorney General , Josh Shapiro, said the scope of his charges "go beyond" what was considered in the Philadelphia case. Prosecutors said they were in talks with Bostian's attorney to have him surrender on the charges. A lawyer for Bostian did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Friday.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:35

During President Bill Clinton's term, a listening device was discovered in a conference room at the State Department where Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and other top diplomats routinely held meetings. The chummy photos left some observers agog, particularly coming a day after the president fired FBI Director James Comey , who had been running the investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian officials.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:16

He pitched with a lead from the second inning on, thanks to the early homers by Belt, his sixth, and Ruggiano, his first. "I think Buster'd had enough", Giants manager Bruce Bochy said of his star, who caught the entire 17 innings. The San Francisco Giants needed a lengthy outing from Matt Moore, and he delivered. "(Moore) really gave us a little more than I thought to be honest because of where his pitch count was early", Bochy said.

by | May 14, 2017 | 11:11

NPPC looks forward to working with the undersecretary to advance trade policies that will be beneficial for United States of America agriculture, including free trade agreements that eliminate all tariff and non-tariff barriers to our products.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:39

Earlier in the day Trump shot off a series of pre-emptive Twitter strikes, accusing Obama of enabling Flynn, and assailing Yates for allegedly leaking classified information. In the almost three weeks that passed between finding out Flynn misled the Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US and Flynn's resignation, Spicer said , there were no known restrictions to his access to information.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:27

Gabriel died a suicide January 26 at home. What you can see is the 8-year-old just lays on the floor for several minutes and other students walk past. "She also contacted Gabriel's mother and asked her to pick him up and take him to the hospital to be checked out", the district said in its statement.

by | May 14, 2017 | 10:02

A short time later, Irving police reported on Twitter that there appeared "to be no continuing threat", adding that law enforcement officers were continuing to search the campus to ensure all was safe. Police are responding to an "active shooter" at North Lake College just northwest of Dallas , authorities said late Wednesday morning on Twitter.

by | May 14, 2017 | 09:04

In January, Cornelia Reynolds discovered that her 8-year-old son, Gabe Taye, hanged himself from his bunk bed. School officials called the boy's mother the day her son was bullied and said he had fainted, attorney Carla Leader told The Associated Press .

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:38

When authorities arrived at the home on Gum Springs, they found both women dead and the suspect barricaded inside a home with a hostage- 31-year-old Haley McHam. "He was also a great father and husband as well as a great friend". Lt Mainhart had been an officer in Yell County for five years. At this time, Bowden is facing three counts of capital murder, according to ASP.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:22

The Flames are slated to play as an independent, it's an odd move becuse usually teams have needed an invite from an FBS conference. Liberty was founded in 1971 and began playing football in 1973. Auburn's previously scheduled game with Alabama State will move up to September 8, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. It will now be played September 21, 2019, to accommodate a game between the Monarchs and Flames in 2018.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:20

The No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, Richard Durbin, went further on Friday and said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein should appoint an independent special prosecutor to pursue possible criminal charges related to Comey's firing, although he did not specify if he meant such charges should be against Trump.

by | May 14, 2017 | 08:19

The commission's report on its findings is expected sometime in 2018, Sanders said. If the Commission wants to improve "election integrity" it can do so by investigating how states can better remove barriers to legitimate voters both registering for and exercising their right to vote, like expanding early voting and adding additional polling places.