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Author: 0 White Supremacist Killed Homeless Black Man to 'Make a Statement'

Jackson stood and walked east on West 36th Street while Caughman managed to stumble to a nearby NYPD stationhouse where officers got him an ambulance which brought him to Bellevue Hospital where he died, officials said. The ex-serviceman told police he had traveled to the city on a bus from his home in Baltimore , about 170 miles (275 kilometers) to the south. Aubry said the initial investigation gave detectives little question about what prompted the stabbing.

U.S. Ex-Penn State President Guilty Of Child Endangerment In Abuse Scandal
Author: 0 Ex-Penn State President Guilty Of Child Endangerment In Abuse Scandal

They determined that he was responsible for victims who were sexually assaulted by former Penn State assistant football coach Sandusky in a school locker room shower in 2001. "They took a gamble", Ditka told jurors. Head coach Joe Paterno was sacked in the aftermath of the abuse scandal and died of cancer in early 2012.

U.S. Virginia Court Gives Trump His First Win On Updated Travel Ban
Author: 0 Virginia Court Gives Trump His First Win On Updated Travel Ban

The White House has appealed the injunction in Maryland. Nevertheless, a spokesman for the Department of Justice released a statement to the Hill saying, "As the Court correctly explains, the President's Executive Order falls well within his authority to safeguard the nation's security".

U.S. Iraqi forces take two more villages in W. Mosul: Army
Author: 0 Iraqi forces take two more villages in W. Mosul: Army

A Kurdish news agency reporting directly from Mosul has reported that at least 237 people have been killed in airstrikes in the Mosul Al-Jadida neighbourhood of the war-ravaged city, a lot of them believed to be civilians. On this occasion, however, airstrikes believed to be either from the US-led coalition or the Iraqi air force were entirely undeterred, leading to hundreds of civilians, including women and children, being obliterated in the air raid.

U.S. Showers possible for weekend
Author: 0 Showers possible for weekend

But that won't slow down the rain, as 60 percent chance of showers in Batavia are forecasted. Some showers are possible in the afternoon. The forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies throughout the mid-valley, with highs around 58. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Sunday: A chance of showers. Rainfall amounts may hit a half inch to 1 inch by Monday night . We will have more warm temperatures with highs in the lower 80s.

U.S. Pleasant Friday, rain likely this weekend
Author: 0 Pleasant Friday, rain likely this weekend

Friday's high temperature will be 58. North winds will be going down during the day. The best chance for rain will come Saturday night into Sunday morning. Sun: High: 68 Increasing clouds; chance for evening/night showers & storms. Because of this, expect highs to be near 80°. We will feel the "wedge effect" or backdoor cool front Thursday with highs in the 60s and perhaps even the 50s for East Alabama.

U.S. Pelosi mocks GOP after health care bill fails
Author: 0 Pelosi mocks GOP after health care bill fails

Hundreds of people march through downtown Los Angeles protesting. When a reporter mentioned that Trump blamed the Democrats, Pelosi seemed incredulous at first, asking "Did he blame us for the defeat of his flagship issue?" "It's a victory.

U.S. Obama and Trump haven't talked since inauguration
Author: 0 Obama and Trump haven't talked since inauguration

The president claimed the wiretapping took place in October in New York's Trump Tower during the election. The wiretapping allegation took another turn on Wednesday, when House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) made waves by telling the media and Trump that USA intelligence agencies incidentally collected information on Trump's transition team and disseminated it widely.

U.S. Spanier jury to continue deliberations Friday
Author: 0 Spanier jury to continue deliberations Friday

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier will return to the Dauphin County Courthouse Friday when a jury will resume deliberating his criminal case after calling it a rest following six hours of discussion Thursday night. Raykovitz was called to bolster that contention. But Curley testified that at the end of the day, the decision was up to Spanier. "Raykovitz, a psychologist, said he wasn't told Sandusky and the boy were naked or that McQueary saw skin-to-skin contact and heard ...

U.S. Planned Parenthood head to Ivanka Trump: 'Stand for women'
Author: 0 Planned Parenthood head to Ivanka Trump: 'Stand for women'

President Trump suggested to lawmakers who oppose abortion that a vote against the health care bill would favor Planned Parenthood. Arizona's Republicans in Congress have been divided in their support of the bill. This bill would force women into a world where it's almost impossible to both prevent pregnancy, and to get medical care once they're pregnant, PP officials said.

U.S. Melissa McCarthy Tells Ellen How She Became SNL's Spicer
Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy Tells Ellen How She Became SNL's Spicer

No word on when McCarthy will next don the Spicer ears and eye bags. Watch more of the interview below to see how McCarthy's husband, actor and producing partner Ben Falcone, felt about her transformation. "What? How the hell am I gonna do that?" she said. Even DeGeneres had a little fun with the couple when she suggested, "I think that should be your Christmas card".

Author: 0 Trump orders tougher screening of visa applicants

President Trump promised on the campaign trail to establish "extreme vetting", on people entering the USA, and this measure appears to be a step towards that pledge. The secretary of state issued the memo after a Hawaii judge blocked the Trump administration's revised travel ban on citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries.

U.S. County supervisors help deliver Meals on Wheels in Hayfork
Author: 0 County supervisors help deliver Meals on Wheels in Hayfork

In a recent client satisfaction survey from the Bloomington branch, 85 percent of clients said the service has improved their health and 50 percent said the person delivering the meal is the only face they see all day. Those with Mobile Meals said they'll continue to help the elderly regardless of how the budget shakes out. "We forget that sometimes". The same is true for other home-delivered meal programs in Hampton Roads, as most don't receive funding from the block grants in question.

U.S. Virginia federal judge rules in favor of Trump's travel ban
Author: 0 Virginia federal judge rules in favor of Trump's travel ban

The practical effect of Trenga's decision is limited at this point because the travel ban is already frozen nationwide, but it adds another judicial voice in support of the legality of the executive order as it makes its way through further proceedings in federal appellate courts.

U.S. Heavy Weather in the Forecast
Author: 0 Heavy Weather in the Forecast

Highs will easily be in the lower to middle 70s. Most are in line with another mild evening as winds begin to shift tonight. Winds NW 10-20 miles per hour. But the threat for widespread severe weather is very low. We have a few ingredients in place for these storm to develop. So keep an umbrella close by all weekend and even early next week.

U.S. North Carolina man pleads guilty in 'pizzagate' shooting
Author: 0 North Carolina man pleads guilty in 'pizzagate' shooting

In doing so, he pleaded guilty to a federal charge of transporting firearms and ammunition across state lines and a local charge of assault with a risky weapon. Police citing text and calling records, said Welch anticipated his investigation could turn violent and attempted to recruit help, according the Post .

U.S. Florida man eats pancakes in middle of road, arrested
Author: 0 Florida man eats pancakes in middle of road, arrested

Just sitting in the middle of road eating with a chair and a folding table", a man told a 911 dispatcher. "It ain't unusual, they're fools", said the caller. "I'm a comedian, so I just make a lot of amusing videos", said Riley. "I think they are stupid". Police said because the roadway breakfast prevented vehicles from crossing, they charged him with obstruction in the roadway and disrupting the flow of traffic.

U.S. Dead People Found In South Sacramento Home
Author: 0 Dead People Found In South Sacramento Home

The four were found around 7:00 a.m.in the city's South Land Park neighborhood after a relative called police to ask for a welfare check. Police said this morning that Vasquez-Oliva has been booked in to the Sacramento County Main Jail on suspicion of homicide.