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by | June 07, 2017 | 11:11

The 13th-ranked women's team qualified 13 for the national meet, while eight student-athletes represent Tech's men's team. ISU's Taylor Austin and Alethia Marrero will carry the Sycamore banner on the women's side. This will be her first NCAA Championship in track and field. The four-time All-Mountain West performer holds the school record in the event with a time of 10 minutes, 7.35 seconds.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:11

June 5, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the start of the Six Day War , a historic victory for Israel, not yet 20 years old, defending itself from annihilation by hostile neighbors, crowned by the miraculous reunification of Jerusalem , the eternal capital of the Jewish people.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:09

Five people, including the shooter, are dead after a shooting at an Orlando, Florida business headquarters, CNN affiliate WFTV reports. The man was not charged when he was accused of battering the co-worker in June 2014, and his previous criminal record was otherwise minor - marijuana possession and driving under the influence, the sheriff said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:04

The announcement had the approval of 28 percent on survey respondents. "Importantly, it is also out of step with what is happening in the United States". According to the Financial Times, the states that have so far agreed to the deal would together represent the world's third largest economy, just behind China and the USA and ahead of Japan.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:05

Ananya Vinay , 12, appeared on CNN via satellite Thursday to celebrate her big win at the Scripps National Spelling Bee earlier that day. Ananya won the American National Bee 2017 after a 12-hour long competition by spelling the word Marocain, which is a dress fabric made of silk or wool or both.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:03

Republican leaders are considering whether to eliminate or phase out in the state budget a 170-year-old property tax that generates - mostly from businesses - a quarter billion dollars a year for municipalities and schools. And Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says the governor and Senate should be open to ideas that improve the budget. Walker's budget would reduce property taxes by doing away with a state property tax that's projected to bring in $180 million over the next two years.

by | June 07, 2017 | 11:02

Didion Milling said the body of packing machine operator Pawel Tordoff was retrieved Sunday afternoon. "Our condolences go out to the Reyes family", the statement said. President Riley Didion says he expects all employees will be back at work in some capacity in the next week, but they may be working in different roles than before.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:58

Importantly, it is also out of step with what is happening in the United States. The momentum of climate change efforts and the affordability of cleaner fuels will keep the United States moving toward its goals of cutting emissions despite the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris global accord, business and government leaders in a growing alliance said Tuesday .

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:49

Over on the Senate side, the upper chamber is still dealing with Executive Branch appointments that the Trump Administration has only slowly been churning out, including a number of top Ambassadorial appointments that remain as unfilled as they were when I wrote about the issue in May.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:45

Of course, the legal briefs that Trump's administration has filed don't call the order a travel ban . I don't believe, however, that Trump's tweeting undermines the case for upholding the travel ban. The Wall Street Journal notes, "Had the White House done such legal due diligence in the first place, the travel ban might not have become a political bonfire - not least because the President enjoys wide constitutional and statutory discretion over immigration and national security".

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:47

Reporters then tried to ask Spicer what " covfefe " actually means, but he quickly moved on to another question. Surely, Spicer will clarify in no time. Press Secretary Sean Spicer informed media about the latest development during an off-camera briefing. "The president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant", Spicer replied, which elicited laughter throughout the room.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:47

Officials speaking on the condition of anonymity told the Post that after discussing the conversation with other officials, Coats decided that intervening as Trump had asked would be inappropriate. Hale said in a statement: "Director Coats does not discuss his private conversations with the President". The White House said he had misled Vice President Mike Pence about contacts Flynn had with Russia's ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, before Trump took office.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:40

At least seven people are dead and dozens hospitalized after assailants in a van barreled into pedestrians on London Bridge and then embarked on a stabbing rampage at a nearby market crammed with restaurants, bars and tourists. She said she was "intensely proud" of the police and emergency services who responded to the terror attack, and also paid tribute to fearless members of the public.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:37

The ABA also said the tax would not improve public health. When the tax passed out of the council's finance committee last Wednesday the council had removed diet beverages from the list of taxed products. When Murray and Councilmember Tim Burgess introduced the tax in April, they presented it as a way to encourage healthier lifestyles among minorities and to fund programs that will help close Seattle's racial achievement gap.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:39

Thompson's wife, the off-duty sheriff's deputy, is by his side and appears to be helping hold Hernandez down. The ruling appears to be, in the opinion of an attorney for Hernandez's family, "manslaughter if not a murder. The man did not get off of Hernandez until he stopped moving. Eyewitnesses say the deputy did nothing to help and stood by while her husband continued to beat and strangle Hernandez.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:37

Trump announced last week he was withdrawing the United States from the Paris accord , saying it was bad for his country and its economy but kept the door open for a "new transaction" on terms that are fair to America. "We don't need India and France and China telling us what they think we should do", Ms Haley was quoted as saying by CBS News. "And we presumed that common sense, that basic economics, that science would ultimately prevail".

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:39

During my last season at Pitt, Coach Dixon left to become the head coach at TCU , Coach Stallings left Vanderbilt to come to Pitt, we had one director of athletics leave and another (Heather Lyke) come to Pitt, and just in the last week the associate AD at Pitt who presented the case against me in my hearing has left to join another school.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:37

And because the $20.6 billion base education budget is involved, senators chose to heed a 72-hour cooling-off period that the Constitution requires of the state budget. The governor also is asking for $85 million for economic incentives and $75 million for Visit Florida , the state's tourism promotion agency, during the special session .

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:34

President Donald Trump has been feuding with London Mayor Sadiq Khan in the wake of several deadly terror attacks in the city. Prime Minister Theresa May called Trump's comments "wrong". Trump's attack on Khan has drawn sharp criticism not in the United Kingdom but also from American officials. "I don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the president of the United States of America in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for", Mr Khan ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:29

Trump evidently did not know Sessions was going to recuse himself. Sessions was the first senator to endorse Trump early in the presidential campaign past year when few Republican lawmakers supported the candidate. Spicer said that President Trump's tweets are the way the president communicates directly with over 100 million Americans, unfiltered and without media bias.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:31

Comey would, however, tell lawmakers "what made him uneasy" and why he felt the need to document their conversation in a memo afterward. The White House pushed back on the report , and denied that Trump asked Comey "to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn".

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:31

Cosby said in a recent interview that he won't testify. Forty-six minutes after she surprisingly took the stand, she recounted the horrors that so many more women have reported they experienced at the hands of Cosby over the years: The seducing, the friendship, the drugging, the assault.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:23

And the previous record for local ratings for Nashville came at the start of the Final, in Game 1 at Pittsburgh. "I know it's a nasty hole to be in". Arvidsson made it a 3-1 Nashville lead with his first goal since the end of the first round, and Forsberg sealed the win with an empty-netter with 3:23 left.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:13

According to reports, Obama said he recognized that the "unrelenting pace" of globalization and technological change has not been equally beneficial, and there was a strong likelihood to yield to "a great temptation to fall into the politics of nationalism and of tribe, of us vs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 10:08

I was trying to get my legs to move - and the messages didn't get to them, " she said . But, at the time, Constand thought little of Cosby's alleged sexual advances that night. It's unsure what exactly Constand will say when she takes the stand, but chances are she will be thoroughly questioned about her experiences of the night of the incident, as well as how she handled it afterward.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:59

At 11:30 p.m. Ananya was on the stage with confetti falling all around her as her parents and brother ran to embrace her in celebration. And she took time to console Rohan, who remained in his seat, wiping tears from his eyes. Ananya said she knew every word she got in the Bee. The rivals had correctly spelled words including cheiropompholyx , durchkomponiert and tchefuncte as each waited for the other to slip up.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:57

But the panel's chairman, Republican Sen. Capito first addressed DeVos about West Virginia State University being removed from the Upward Bound program. The spending proposal from the president would cut $9.2 billion from the current Education Department spending levels, or about a 13.5 percent reduction.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:55

But the bill to reauthorize several agencies, including the state medical board, failed to pass this session. "If we are going to come together and work this summer at taxpayers' expense, then let us work on relieving Texas homeowners from out-of-control property taxes", he said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:51

Kaplan eventually made it clear he would take all six of the oldest girls as "wives", though the parents never specifically agreed to it, the mother testified, according to Philly.com . "I didn't want to carry a secret all my life when I could have done something about it", Jacob testified. Kaplan's attorney, Ryan Hyde, could not immediately be reached for comment following his conviction, but Hyde told PEOPLE on Monday that Kaplan maintained his innocence.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:49

ABC confirmed that the Highland County Sheriff's office was investigating the incident, but no charges have been filed. St. Laurent told deputies she grew up catching and interacting with snakes and reptiles and took the opportunity to find a non-poisonous red rat snake to expose the child to.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:47

Critics say the move will impede efforts to slow global warming and weaken USA leadership on the worldwide stage. And rural communities in the US will be left behind, again. Solar jobs are growing at 17 times the rate of the overall US economy, and the job of wind service technician is one of the fastest-growing occupations in the country.

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:49

President Donald Trump still refuses to back the 2015 Paris agreement to fight climate change, blocking efforts by world leaders meeting in Sicily to get the new USA leader to endorse the treaty, Italy's prime minister said today (26 May).

by | June 07, 2017 | 09:46

New Jersey voters are getting down to the business of picking a successor to Christie, the winners will go on to compete in the November 7 general election. Jon Corzine another one-time Goldman Sachs executive. Christie endorsed Trump for president after he ended his campaign last February, and later worked for his transition team.

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:06

Hundreds of protesters from across Texas and the nation descended upon the Capitol on the final day of the Legislature to protest against the state's newly signed sanctuary cities ban, filling the Texas House's gallery in red shirts and unveiling banners that read "See you at the polls".

by | June 06, 2017 | 11:04

Putin simply dismissed the Kremlin's have compromising information on Trump, saying, "Are you all... Are you all - have you all lost your senses over there?" In a sign of exasperation, Putin compared what he described as the obsessive US focus on alleged Russian election interference to anti-Semitism.