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by | June 06, 2017 | 06:38

If true, then I would think Trump would want to have Comey corroborate that in a public hearing. "I said to myself, I said "You know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won", Trump said.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:38

House Majority Leader Don Hineman of Dighton suggested the move after outlining a proposal to raise more than $1 billion over two years by increasing income taxes. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback isn't saying whether he would sign or veto a bill that would raise income taxes and increase spending on public schools.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:19

A cold front will arrive Friday , bringing showers and thunderstorms. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Until then, the weather word is unsettled, likely for the next four days. Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 miles per hour in the afternoon.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:11

Jim Traficant, who represented the area until 2002. He said he would notify the U.N. Secretary General and the climate change secretariat that USA cities, states, businesses and others will aim to meet the United States' commitment to reducing emissions 26 percent below the 2005 levels by 2025.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:00

The Middleweight world title clash was finally confirmed last month, and will take place on September 16 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, as GGG defends his IBF, WBA and WBC world titles, while Alvarez also puts The Ring middleweight title on the line.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:52

Seven people survived the shooting. Police work near the scene of a shooting where they said there were multiple fatalities in an industrial area near Orlando, Fla ., Monday. Though Demings and other authorities have been broadly characterizing the shooting as that by a disgruntled former employee, Demings stopped short Monday afternoon of offering any specific motives for the specific victims.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:49

Hospital workers argued that it's unfair that these religious employers, who operate hospitals as for-profit subsidiaries that compete with secular hospitals, get a pass on pension laws created to protect employees. Conference of Catholic Bishops and the National Catholic Educational Association, which had told the court that a ruling for the employee challenges would have affected "not just Catholic hospitals, but Catholic charities of all shapes and sizes", including parochial schools and ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:38

President Donald Trump plans to modernize United States air traffic control systems, while transferring operations from a federal oversight body to a self-financing nonprofit organization. Other estimates vary. Certain elements to the proposal will require approval by Congress . President Trump intends to send the air-traffic control proposal to Congress on Monday for overhauling the nation's air-traffic control system.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:34

But on Monday, top Trump aides took to criticizing the media for covering Trump's tweets . "Twitter", in its very name, seems to imply frivolity. There seems to be no ultimate consensus on their significance: Reporters have generally covered them as words from the president of the United States and as a new phenomenon in presidential communication, while Conway and Ryan have suggested they aren't worth discussing overall.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:35

President Donald Trump arrives to announce his initiative on air traffic control in the East Room of the White House in Washington , D.C., June 5, 2017. Oscar Munoz, Chief Executive Officer of United, likened the current system to "having a gravel road when we need a highway". But, no specifics have been set out on how that $200 billion would be funded.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:29

Former athletic director Tim Curley , 63, received a sentence of seven to 23 months, with three in jail. Sandusky, a former assistant coach in Penn State's football program, is serving a 30- to 60-year term in prison after he was convicted on 45 counts of child sexual abuse.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:27

People hold banners as they protest next to the Brandenburg Gate, beside the United States embassy, against the USA withdrawal from the Paris climate change deal, in Berlin, Germany, June 2, 2017. Asked about Musk's resignation, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told Fox News that "anybody who read the agreement and understood it would realize that this was not really about climate, this was about U.S.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:13

So while Putin was denying everything on Kelly's show, from interfering into the 2016 presidential campaign, to knowing former U.S. National Security adviser Michael Flynn , to having a damaging dossier on President Trump, " 60 Minutes " was running a story about all the bad things that happen to Russians who turn against him.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:15

The president's initial criticism of Mr Khan was based on a clear misinterpretation of some of the mayor's comments in the wake of the atrocity. All three attackers were then shot dead by police. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. He followed that about eight minutes later with a more conventional expression of concern: "Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U.K., we will be there - WE ARE WITH YOU".

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:12

Senators this week are expected to be presented with options for a new healthcare program they hope will be more acceptable to voters than one passed by the House. "This is a president who knows very little, who reads nearly not at all, and who is indifferent to details, which is what legislation is all about", said Rep.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:08

Demings said the incident was being treated as a "workplace violence incident" and did not appear to have any links to terror. The gunman, described as a 45-year-old disgruntled former worker, also shot and killed himself. Officers were dispatched within 45 seconds and arrived two minutes later, the sheriff said. Police in Florida say there have been "multiple fatalities" in a shooting at an Orlando industrial estate.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:03

Others made jokes about the Holocaust, sexual assault and child abuse. One example of a meme posted called a Mexican child "piñata time". One of those conditions includes "if an admitted student engages or has engaged in behavior that brings into question their honesty, maturity or moral character", a university spokeswoman said .

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:52

Early Monday morning, the Monroe County Sheriff's Department received a tip that Burton's vehicle, a 1997 Dodge Ram, was parked at the Blackwell Horse Camp in Monroe County near State Road 446, which is not far from Bloomington. State Police said in a news release that they believe the body is Burton and that he was responsible for the three deaths. Investigators believe Burton may be traveling to Tennessee, Missouri or Texas.

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:46

A bystander through the first two-plus weeks of OTAs following offseason surgery, Newton was back to his animated, training-camp self Monday. Newton underwent surgery on March 30 to fix a partially torn rotator cuff that was expected to require a four-month rehab process.

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:48

Shulkin said the VA's record system has been in use, with updates, since the 1970s. "While we have established interoperability between VA and DOD for key aspects of the health record, seamless care is fundamentally constrained by ever-changing information sharing standards, separate chains of command, complex governance, separate implementation schedules that must be coordinated to accommodate those changes from separate program offices that have separate funding appropriations, and a ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:24

The former DNC staffer accused the Clinton campaign of ignoring their warnings about three states that proved crucial for the election of President Donald Trump . The tweet was just one of the many ways Clinton has thrown jabs and mocked Trump of recent. The Democratic National Committee's data, she said, "was mediocre to poor, nonexistent, wrong".

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:15

In the aftermath, the White House has refused to confirm or deny whether Trump believes in human-caused climate change . He said under the Paris deal, developed countries agreed to set economy-wide reductions in greenhouse gas emissions while developing countries "should continue enhancing their mitigation efforts" with the aim of achieving economy-wide absolute reductions eventually.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:11

Trump said , adding he would "do what is necessary" to prevent the threat from reaching the United States. ISIS claimed responsibility on Sunday for an attack by knife-wielding men who mowed down and stabbed revellers in London , killing seven people before being shot dead in a barrage of police gunfire.

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:53

Even Europe is allowed to continue construction of coal plants...in short, it doesn't eliminate coal jobs, it just transfers them out of America and the USA, and ships them to foreign countries. In a rare statement on his successor's policies , Obama said: "Even in the absence of American leadership; even as this administration joins a small handful of nations that reject the future, I'm confident that our states, cities, and businesses will step up and do even more to lead the way, and help ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 11:03

In an emailed statement shared by Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS) to International Business Times, it said: "LIRS Applauds Decision by 4th Circuit Court of Appeals to Uphold Maryland District Court Judge's Decision". The travel ban's "text does little to bolster any national security rationale: the only examples it provides of immigrants born overseas and convicted of terrorism-related crimes in the United States include two Iraqis", even though Iraq is no longer a ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 10:09

The attack occurred five days ahead of a parliamentary election and was the third to hit Britain in less than three months . One of the three men involved in the terror incident that killed seven and wounded dozens in central London had been reported to police over his extremist views, according to reports.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:46

Still, the bill's future is uncertain. Republicans barely hold a majority in the Senate - and may need 60 votes to pass some of the bill's provisions. "We have a responsibility to our members and the greater community to remain stable and secure, and the uncertain direction of the market is a barrier to our continued participation".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:42

Trump recognized former Sen. Robert Kelly of the Marines, was killed when he stepped on a land mine in 2010 in southern Afghanistan . "We can only hope every day that we prove worthy, not only of their sacrifice and service but of the sacrifices made by their families and loved ones they left behind".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:37

Though Kasowitz was spotted at the White House with Ivanka Trump late last month, he has yet to speak publicly about the issue, though the official says he has been empowered by the White House to answer questions on the matter. Trump can attempt to invoke it to keep Comey from discussing their conversations with Congress, and administration officials Friday had suggested it was a legal tool the president may try to use.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:24

Still, Peter Burling , the New Zealand helmsman, was not exactly ecstatic with the achievement, saying it should be considered “a given” that teams would be able to do it. But the Japanese team chased them round Bermuda's Great Sound and were penalised after a close call between them. Oracle will sail against Land Rover BAR in the fourth and final race Saturday.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:25

Translation: Do anything and everything possible to stop Kevin Durant from driving through the paint and dunking at will with nobody even around him. And it didn't even feel that close . The Warriors had 31 assists and just four turnovers. Cleveland showed a lot more fight and heart - and Lue threw a lot of different lineups out there - but when tested Golden State responded with knockout punches.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:23

Fowler started the tournament with a triple bogey on his second hole and he was 3 over through four holes when he turned it around Thursday for a 70. Things never got going on the weekend, however, and Scott eventually finished T31 though there was much to like about his game with the US Open just two weeks away.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:16

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier and former vice president Gary Schultz will have to spend two months in jail. Despite reaching plea agreements with the prosecution and testifying against Spanier in March, both Schultz and Curley maintained essentially the same defense they've stated for years.

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:11

Recently, however, it has been learned Nunes still, and inappropriately, is involved in the Russian Federation investigation. Adam SchiffAdam SchiffPelosi: Nunes violating recusal in Russia probe House Dems pause Russia probe interviews: report Top Dem: Nunes violating Russia recusal with subpoenas MORE (D-Calif.), ranking member of the panel, said Wednesday that the chairman was in "violation of the recusal".

by | June 05, 2017 | 09:03

Eleven people were taken to area hospitals via ambulance and helicopter. None of the workers have been identified. U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigators were on the scene. The powerful blast leveled nearly the entire plant. Company officials said they are still paying the employees who work at the plant through an insurance policy, and they do plan on rebuilding the facility.