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by | June 01, 2017 | 01:57

While his resignation comes as somewhat of a surprise, the veteran GOP strategist's resignation from one of the most prominent positions in the Trump administration could set precedent for other White House officials to leave too. Dubke was not a beloved addition to the Trump team, and some in the West Wing made their feelings known on the subject of his appointment nearly immediately.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:45

The move was soon confirmed by multiple outlets. As the discussion shifted to how Trump is communicating with the country, the press secretary insisted that the president is "very pleased with the work of his staff" and denounced " fake news ".

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:26

Sergeant Hugh Barry , 31, was arrested on charges of murder in the first degree, manslaughter in the first and second degrees and criminally negligent homicide in the death of Deborah Danner, the Bronx district attorney's office said. He added Barry shouldn't have approached Danner without the support of officers specially trained to handle such situations. Danner was black. Barry is white.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:23

Ryan Brown, the chief communications officer for the South Carolina Department of Education said several Every Student Succeeds Act programs would be eliminated, Carl D. For example, the administration wants to strengthen work requirements for able-bodied people using federal welfare programs. Paramedics hospitalized over a dozen people who were sick in the downtown area where the homeless gather during the incident.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:16

The police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice was sacked Tuesday for inaccuracies on his job application, while the officer who drove the patrol vehicle the day of the shooting was suspended for violating a tactical rule. Loehmann's firing comes two and half years after Rice's death in November 2014. In a disciplinary letter, McGrath told Garmback that he should not have driven his patrol vehicle onto the grass at the park where Rice was sitting at a picnic table.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:19

A person close to Mr Flynn said he would turn over documents related to the two businesses, as well as some personal documents the committee sought in the narrower request. "To date, there has not been a single witness, document or piece of evidence linking me to this fake Russian conspiracy", Cohen said. Mr Cohen, a longtime lawyer for the Trump Organisation, remains a personal brief for Mr Trump.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:12

Gianforte and Democrat Rob Quist are seeking to fill the U.S. House seat left vacant when Ryan Zinke resigned to join Trump's Cabinet as secretary of the Interior Department. And instead of Trump, who was embraced by Gianforte and rarely mentioned by Quist in a state where the president remains popular, Republicans said the key national figure in the race was House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:07

Wednesday, the men were identified as Gabriel Bernal, 33, Fidel Garcia, 54, and Raymond Hutchinson, 49, of St. Paul, Minnesota. according to Kathy Lucas, with the Greenville City Manager's Office. Ford says gunfight erupted when the first two men tried to apprehend the third man, as horrified employees and customers ducked for cover. Nobody else was wounded in the shootout.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:06

FBI Director James Comey will testify publicly next week that Donald Trump used the presidency to try to pressure the FBO director into ending the investigation into Trump campaign collusion with Russian Federation. Related: Who are key players in the Russia/Trump saga? Former White House staffer Boris Epshteyn confirmed he has been contacted for information as part of the House investigation.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:44

Very bad for US This will change", Trump tweeted on Tuesday. "This means working in friendship with the U.S., the United Kingdom, and neighbourly relations with Russian Federation and other partners", Spicer said. "This is what I experienced in the last few days". As the dispute threatened to spin out of control, Merkel and other senior German politicians stressed the importance of Germany's Atlantic ties, with Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel suggesting the spat was just a rough patch.

by | June 01, 2017 | 00:37

He says both Trump and Vice President Mike Pence are "impatient and anxious" to move forward on improving the VA. He told a House panel last week that he would welcome more money, even if it's not in Trump's budget proposal. The White House did not indicate what Shulkin will address. He says as a result there are now 1,500 disciplinary actions pending. That means people are being paid "for violating our core values", he said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:46

Following a nine-day trip to the Middle East and Europe, Mr Trump returned to Washington to face a storm of media reports about Mr Kushner's apparent inappropriate links with Russia , including claims that he sought to set up a back channel with Moscow , using the Russian embassy, in December.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:40

The law , known as SB 4, threatens to put in jail or remove law enforcement leaders from office if they provide cover for illegal immigrants . Immigrant activists who lived under a now-overturned anti-" sanctuary cities " law in Arizona that empowered police to inquire about peoples' immigration status during routine interactions like traffic stops are visiting Texas to offer tips on how to cope with similar restrictions the state's Republican-controlled Legislature recently approved.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:36

Their counterparts in the Senate voted for these changes last week. According to New York Magazine , the automatic voter registration bill has received "bipartisan support". She says the proposal would modernize Illinois' voter registration system and increase participation. "The biggest issue facing IL remains the state budget".

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:35

At the Thursday summit, Trump shook Macron's hand intensely - and it prompted major social media scrutiny . Meanwhile, his wife Brigitte Macron experienced the role of first lady, symbolizing easygoing French chic, and at ease with other spouses, especially with Melania Trump with whom she was seen chatting.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:30

His action enraged Hispanic legislators nearby, leading to a tussle in which each side accused the other of threats and violence. In a statement , Rinaldi said state Rep. "Countless members witnessed 'the scuffle, ' and they will all tell you no assault occurred", he said. "Both of it was created to incite each other, obviously, as sometimes happens in these passionate issues", Rinaldi said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:31

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle refused to endorse either candidate. He was charged after witnesses said the Republican "body-slammed" a reporter Wednesday while the reporter attempted to ask a question about the Congressional Budget Office's new score of the House Republican health bill.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:16

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told The Associated Press Mr Dubke handed in his resignation earlier this month. President Donald Trump and some members of his administration have suggested that they might do away with daily White House press briefings, as the mainstream media has been unrelenting with its negative coverage.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:09

Memorial Day is being marked in North Dakota with the annual ceremony at the state Veterans Cemetery south of Mandan. Red poppies have become synonymous with Memorial Day. Saving Private Ryan - Following the Normandy Landings, a group of US soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:06

They say a more fruitful approach would be to destroy or disable such missiles before they can be launched , possibly by cyberattack. The country's leader Kim Jong Un , who attended the test , ordered to focus on "developing powerful strategic weapons on the basis of the achieved success".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:57

The incident report details Woods' movements during the Standardized Field Sobriety Tasks, during which police said his eyes were droopy, his pupils were dilated, and he was often swaying and losing his balance. Vioxx: Anti-inflammatory medication that had been taken off the shelves; Woods said he's taken this in the past but hasn't recently. The report said his Mercedes was parked on the right side of the road with the engine running, the brake lights on and the blinker flashing.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:52

The recently elected French President Emmanuel Macron and Trump exchanged phone numbers following the conclusion of the France's election, a French official told the AP who would not say if Macron meant to take advantage of the offer. The President's own son-in-law, White House senior staffer Jared Kushner , is under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny for his alleged attempts to open a secret communication channel with the Kremlin.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:51

Instead, Shapiro argued, McCarthy, despite his heroin addiction , "was very good with [Bella]". Prosecutors allege that on the night of her death, Bella became "unruly" while Bond was trying to put her to bed. 'He did not tell her, but said: " She was a demon , and it was her time to die'". "She was projecting her own delusions onto Michael McCarthy ", Shapiro said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:38

Dayton refuses to call a special session to restore the funding until legislative leaders agree to repeal the ban on undocumented immigrant drivers licenses in the public safety bill. It was just one of a host of contentious moments over this year's budget. That means about $2.4 million in projects included in the bonding bill and another $30,000 in the Legacy funding bill will soon make its way to Rice County.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:38

The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office did not indict Loehmann and Garmback in Rice's death. REPLAY: Cleveland police announce discipline in Tamir Rice officer-involved shooting case. They also said that Garmback would be required to take an additional tactical training course. Loehmann apparently shot Rice only two seconds after pulling up next to Rice, video footage showed.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:29

Guest speaker Jack Stultz, a retired Army lieutenant general, spoke of the numerous wars and said, "We pause today to celebrate the spirit of America, ... "Thank you", Shai El Scoggins said aloud as she laid one of the roses on a veteran's headstone. Two of her grandfathers fought in World War II. President Trump paid tribute to fallen service members at a somber Memorial Day ceremony Monday, honoring the nation's war dead as "angels sent to us by God".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:14

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Tuesday that reports that Jared Kushner asked Russian Federation about setting up a secret line of communication with Moscow were based on "facts that are not substantiated", but he did not explicitly deny the allegations.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:13

It will be the season debut for the veteran third baseman, as Beltre has been out for almost two months with a strained right calf. May. The club announced MRI results on April 11, which found a mild grade 1 strain in his right calf, a different area of the calf than the injury that caused his season-opening disabled list stint.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:07

The film's highlight is a dinner for the museum's well-to-do patrons, with a performance artist leaping from table to table impersonating an ape in a freaky, tense and ultimately violent scene. In her first film role in her native German, Hollywood star and former model Diane Kruger swapped her usually glamorous image to play a mother who vows revenge after her ethnic Kurdish husband and son are killed in a neo-Nazi attack.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:01

A long-promised shake up of the White House staff began on Tuesday with the resignation of the White House's communications director, Michael Dubke . He is reportedly preparing to bring in new aides to the White House , and has entertained formally bringing back his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski , and former deputy campaign manager, David Bossie.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:38

Gardner and Holliday each homered twice, Aaron Judge drove in two runs and NY received a solid pitching performance from Luis Severino in an 8-3 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night. Tillman (1-2) was punished for five runs and seven hits in 2 ²/₃ innings. "It's a challenge every day. staying strong mentally through the challenges that every season presents, good and bad", Orioles manager Buck Showalter told reporters.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:35

The slain 35th president would have turned 100 on May 29. They come from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum , which digitized records relating to his educational experience. For many, Kennedy embodied the promise of possibility in the postwar United States, presiding over an era of hope and ambition known as Camelot before an assassin's bullet killed him in November 1963.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:31

Meanwhile, Trump's personal attorney visited the White House over the weekend sparking speculation that Trump is gearing up for a long legal battle over some of these brewing investigations. But White House staff have noted , according to a New York Times report, that in his occasional dressings-down of his staff Trump has lately included Kushner, whereas at the beginning of his campaign and his administration Kushner was usually immune.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:50

Investigators say 35-year-old Willie Corey Godbolt will be charged with one count of capital murder and seven counts of first degree murder. Phil Bryant, the governor of MS, released a statement praying for those who were lost and mentioned the sacrifice of the deputy sheriff.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:46

After World War I, it was extended to include all men and women who died in any war or military action. An article excerpted and linked after the jump laments how Americans have tended to forget what Memorial Day means. Memorial Day is an annual monument to those that lost their lives while serving. But of course, we want to honor the true meaning of the day, and it's within that spirit that News19 joins everyone across the nation in recognizing the sacrifice of America's fighting ...