by | June 17, 2017 | 10:41

He ordered them to return Saturday morning for either a sixth day of deliberations or an announcement that further effort would be hopeless. "I just want to wish all the fathers a happy Father's Day and thank the jurors for their long days and honest work".

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:34

Oscar Lopez Rivera was stripped of his status as an honoree for the parade on Sunday, the day Puerto Ricans voted for statehood in a non-binding referendum . "The strongest inclination is toward statehood, but what's the value of the outcome if it's really ultimately up to Congress to decide", she said .

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:09

A longtime confidante of Donald Trump said in a television interview last night that the U.S. president was considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller , who is now leading the FBI's probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:36

Dozens of reporters have been stationed outside Hodgkinson's two-storey house on the outskirts of Belleville since he was first named in media reports on Wednesday morning. "If they continue to dramatically say that the President is not an elected official, doesn't belong there, there's going to be other nuts like this Hodgkinson that's going to be out there", the business mogul added.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:00

Trump can not directly dismiss Mueller. He said the president could ask his attorney general or, because Jeff Sessions has recused himself , ask his deputy attorney general, a civil servant, Rod Rosenstein, to do it. What is Trump so afraid of in the Russian Federation investigation? The White House clarification has come amidst reports that Trump is contemplating firing Mueller.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:59

In making its decision, Judge Lawrence Moniz said if it wasn't for Carter's incessant texts the boy would not have taken his own life. " Get back in ", Carter told Roy, according to a friend who testified Carter described the conversation in a text message to her about a month after Roy died.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:59

In the dark days leading up to Roy's death by carbon monoxide in a Fairhaven store parking lot, Carter repeatedly encouraged the troubled teen to kill himself. Constitutions". Their relationship largely consisted of text messages and emails. Carter cried as the judge explained his reasoning but remained stoic when the verdict was read.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:58

Hymn Singing , 7 p.m., Eternal Baptist Church, 623 Thomas Road, Madison Heights. "Operation Arctic ... Exploring the Coolest Book on the Planet", theme of Vacation Bible School at Moss Run Community Church, 6 to 8 p.m., July 5, 6 and 7; Bible lessons, worksheets, crafts, games, singing and refreshments; classes will be held for ages 2 to 13 years; church is located 10 miles out OH 26 on the right.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:55

Sessions, whose contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US during the presidential campaign has sparked questions, agreed Saturday, June 10, to appear before the Senate intelligence committee as it investigates alleged Russian meddling in the election.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:39

Trump would need Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller, to carry out such a termination. Comey was later sacked, with Trump acknowledging that the Russian investigation was on his mind when he chose to dismiss him.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:36

A man fired from his warehouse job in April returned to his old workplace near Orlando on Monday and fatally shot five people before killing himself, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said. The man also has a record of minor arrests including battery. Neumann is a former " disgruntled employee" who was sacked in April. The latest government statistics show say fatal workplace shootings like the one in Orlando, Fla ., on Monday have ticked upward in the United States, according to ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:31

As part of his probe into possible obstruction, Mueller has requested interviews with senior intelligence officials about their conversations with Trump, a former senior intelligence official with knowledge of the discussions confirmed to NBC News.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:26

When Suzanne Taylor's boyfriend said he hadn't heard from them, he stayed on the phone and instructed the younger man to go in the home and check on the women. Monday. On Tuesday morning, officers from the Stark County Sheriff's Office announced that Brinkman is also a suspect in the deaths of a married couple found dead on Monday by the police .

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:20

He was fielding balls at second base when he was hit in the hip, and sustained grievous injuries as the bullet travelled through his pelvis and injured internal organs. Hodgkinson was shot by police at the scene of the attack and later died of multiple gunshot wounds to the torso. He said it is now hard to predict how long Scalise will need to remain in the hospital but they should have a better idea of that in the coming days.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:11

Mr Avildsen's son, Anthony confirmed his father's death from pancreatic cancer to the Los Angeles Times today. John G. Avildsen won an Academy Award for Best Director for Rocky , over a spectacular list of nominees including Ingmar Bergman, Sidney Lumet, Alan J.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:00

According to CNN , President Trump visited Rep. Steven Scalise in the hospital. On that day, a man later identified as the attacker approached Rep. When it came time to introduce Rep. Scalise and his face flashed on the jumbotron, the stadium went nuts. Griner was shot in the ankle as the three opened fire on Hodgkinson and killed him.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:57

The president's claim, however, that the Federal Bureau of Investigation found no proof of collusion is unverified. President Trump took to Twitter on Thursday to offer his first comments on news that he is being examined for possible obstruction of justice - an investigation he dismissed as part of the "phony" accusations of collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation previous year.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:57

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel shortly after Comey's firing . Former FBI Director James Comey told Congress last week that he believed he was sacked by President Trump to undermine the agency's ongoing Russian Federation probe.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:55

Dr. Jack Sava , director of trauma for the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, gave a brief press conference regarding the congressman's condition Friday afternoon. If Scalise did not suffer nerve damage and his recovery continues without any complications, "it is possible that within three months or so, he can.be back on his feet", said Dr.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:56

The other is a high-achieving former college athlete who a former boss says "exudes confidence and dedication". On MSNBC Wednesday , Paul said he was in a batting cage at the time that shots rang out at the practice, which took place in advance of the annual Congressional baseball game on Friday.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:41

Primary night in Virginia was supposed to show a competitive race amongst Democratic - and a blowout amongst Republican - gubernatorial candidates, but voters had a different idea. The Virginia gubernatorial primary on Tuesday delivered good news for Democrats and an ominous warning for the Trump-ized GOP . It makes very tangible the threat of Trump fans to mount primary challenges to Republican "cucks" (the alt-right term that Corey Stewart has deployed ) who dare refuse fealty to the ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:40

The goal of the Flag Day Ritual is to show appreciation and patriotism to a symbol that represents hope and strength. On a brilliant Flag Day afternoon, members of the Sanford Thomas-Daniels-Hand American Legion Post 443 raised a new flag above the post on Meridian Road, taking precautions to properly fold the old flag when it was removed.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:32

If he wants to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, all he has to do is fire him", said Gingrich in comments at the National Press Club, where he was promoting a new book. In any case, the argument that Trump's actions don't amount to obstruction in no way requires Gingrich's argument that no president could ever commit obstruction.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:31

In a statement , Gov. Mark Dayton said, "Mr. Castile's death was a bad tragedy ..." Prosecutors maintained that Yanez put their lives in danger when he opened fire into the vehicle. "He got away with murder!" The subsequent legal proceedings have centered on what happened in the moments before Yanez shot Castile. Yanez's voice choked with emotion as he talked of being "scared to death" and thinking of his wife and baby daughter in the split-second before he fired.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:11

For the second year in a row, the Penguins rode through the streets of downtown Pittsburgh and waved to thousands and thousands of fans who came out to celebrate the Stanley Cup winners . The list of Pittsburgh unrestricted free agents include forwards Nick Bonino, Chris Kunitz and Matt Cullen and defenseman Trevor Daley, Ron Hainsey and Mark Streit.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:09

Rowe and Dubose have been on the run since Tuesday, when they allegedly overpowered two correctional officers on a transport bus in Putnam County before making their escape . "They then disarmed them and one of the subjects shot and killed both guards", Howard R. Sills, the Putnam County sheriff, said in a statement earlier this week.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:54

The doctor said Scalise was in shock and near death because of extensive blood loss when he arrived at the hospital by helicopter Wednesday. "We have controlled the internal bleeding, and his vital signs have stabilized". Two other victims - US Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner who was shot in the ankle, and lobbyist Matt Mika who was shot in the chest - also remain hospitalized.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:25

Around 60 women came forward to publicly accuse Cosby in recent years of being a serial sexual predator alleging that he drugged and assaulted them over a span of 40 years in cities across the United States. Right how, we can be sure the jury is evaluating the credibility of the complaining witness. After a year and a half of trying to have the trial delayed or dismissed entirely, Cosby entered a Pennsylvania courtroom on the morning of June 5th.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:17

FILE - In this July 25, 2016, file photo, a memorial including a photo of Philando Castile adorns the gate to the governor's residence in St. Paul, Minn., protesting the July 6, 2016 shooting death of Castile by St. Prosecutors earlier argued Yenez never saw Castile with a gun, and had plenty of options that did not involve shooting Castile. "Culpable negligence" is a high standard, the jury instructions stated: More than ordinary or "gross" negligence, "It is gross negligence coupled ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:16

On Friday morning, Trump appeared to confirm that he was being investigated for obstruction of justice in his firing of Comey, and seemed to take aim at Rosenstein . Comey confirmed as much in a Senate hearing last week. If he fires Rosenstein , Brand would lead the department. Alternatively, Trump could name a new acting deputy attorney general.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:55

So far, no Republicans have joined in the lawsuit . Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) has taken the lead on the lawsuit , with Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) leading the effort in the House. Lindsay Jancek said Monday that Trump has been committed to "complete transparency and compliance with the law". However, this most recent expected lawsuit has 196 confirmed plaintiffs - all of them Democratic members of Congress.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:46

The girls were unintended targets, police said. The shooting happened outside Warren Elementary (9239 S. Jeffrey Ave.). Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford says authorities don't believe the injuries are life-threatening. The school has about 300 students from pre-kindergarten to eighth grade. CHICAGO, Ill. (CBS/AP ) - Two children have reportedly been shot on a playground outside a Chicago area elementary school.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:48

I can not fathom how intimidated Mr. Comey must have been alone in a room with President Trump. Trump said he is "100 percent" willing to "speak under oath" to give his version of those events. Mr Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz, seized on Mr Comey's admission that he had orchestrated the public release of the information. Trump's surrogates fanned out on television news shows to parrot the president's charge that Comey improperly leaked information.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:45

In a statement issued Thursday after OR made its decision, Lambda Legal explained why giving non-binary people the legal means to identify themselves as such on state ID is so much more than ink on paper. Almost one-third of transgender people who showed an ID with a name or gender that did not match their perceived gender reported harassment, discrimination or assault, according to a 2015 survey of more than 20,000 people in all states.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:33

WASHINGTON (AP ) - President Donald Trump has lashed out at the investigators driving the Russian Federation investigation as "very bad and conflicted people", responding angrily to reports that the special counsel is looking into whether Trump obstructed justice.