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U.S. Iraq replaces Saudi as top oil supplier to India
Author: 0 Iraq replaces Saudi as top oil supplier to India

Both benchmark prices started the day in negative territory after industry data from the American Petroleum Institute (API) estimated that United States crude stocks had risen by 882,000 barrels in the week ending May 12 to 523 million barrels.

Author: 0 Trump shared secret info about IS with Russians

Before dinnertime on Tuesday, the subject in Washington had changed yet again. Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov ( left ) and President Donald Trump at the White House on May 10, 2017. The official said the disclosure came as Trump boasted about his access to classified intelligence. Senior Republicans on Tuesday evening conceded that cracks were beginning to form in the party, with an uncertain path ahead.

U.S. Trump disclosure a breach of trust, if not law
Author: 0 Trump disclosure a breach of trust, if not law

Trump defended his actions in a set of tweets Tuesday morning, saying he shared information for "humanitarian reasons, plus I want Russian Federation to greatly step up their fight against ISIS & terrorism". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also disputed the report. Yet despite the anxiety and displeasure voiced by McCain and a handful of other prominent GOP lawmakers, Republicans did not appear poised to abandon a president who remains critical to their goals of acting on health care ...

Author: 0 Defense Department identifies Navy SEAL killed in Somalia

In a statement , U.S. Africa Command said the service member was killed during the operation near Barii, about 40 miles west of Mogadishu . The Pentagon reported two other military members who were injured. Milliken is the first U.S. serviceman to die in Somalia since 1993, when American soldiers fought militia groups in the capital city, a story retold in a book and a film, both titled Black Hawk Down.

U.S. Trump says he could name Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week
Author: 0 Trump says he could name Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Trump wrote on Twitter Friday morning. In a memo to Sessions, Rosenstein criticised Comey's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server when she was Secretary of State. "No. ... The final decision to move forward with it was yesterday". "And I know some will interpret that as he got too big for the job - certainly with this president".

U.S. Man gets 49 years in anti-transgender hate crime
Author: 0 Man gets 49 years in anti-transgender hate crime

In May 2015, Vallum drove to Williamson's home in Alabama, lured her into his vehicle, and drove her to his father's home in Lucedale, Miss. Vallum murdered Williamson because he was scared that his fellow Latin Kings gang members would discover their relationship and kill both of them because the gang forbids gay sex, prosecutors said.

U.S. Donald Trump: Israel, Palestine leaders get on 'unbelievably well'
Author: 0 Donald Trump: Israel, Palestine leaders get on 'unbelievably well'

The hunger strike of more than 1500 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails was also highlighted on the front page of the dailies, particularly the rally held in Ramallah in support of the prisoners. Trump welcomed Abbas to the White House and recommitted himself to peace in the region where the top priority for him right now is defeat of the Islamic State.

Author: 0 Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

He was referring to a New York Times report that said White House and Justice Department officials had been tasked with "building a case" against Comey since at least last week, according to administration officials, and that Sessions had been tasked with coming up with reasons to fire him.

U.S. Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season
Author: 0 Cavs to wear Goodyear logo on jerseys next season

The partnership was officially announced today during a press conference at the Quicken Loans Arena practice gym. Goodyear President and CEO Rich Kramer called the deal a "natural fit between two organizations whose strong brands have a global following".

U.S. Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts
Author: 0 Gen. Michael Hayden: Trump White House Unable to Admit Basic Facts

Responding to a question over whether Obama voiced concerns over Trump's choice of Flynn for his national security adviser, Spicer said he would not disclose the details of the meeting. Things that people have said privately about former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn were said in public under oath. Flynn, a retired Army lieutenant general, emerged in 2015 as a strident critic of the Obama administration, which fired him.

U.S. Activist Resigns After Congressman Writes Letter to Employer
Author: 0 Activist Resigns After Congressman Writes Letter to Employer

Rodney Frelinghuysen pushed a New Jersey bank executive into resigning her job when he alerted her colleagues that she'd made critical comments about him in the press, the NY public radio station WNYC reported Monday . Avelenda, who was a general counsel and senior vice president at Lakeland Bank, told WNYC she received pressure because of her political activism and that pressure was one of several reasons she resigned from her position.

U.S. Duke junior goes missing in MA
Author: 0 Duke junior goes missing in MA

A state police helicopter hovers above a Franklin neighborhood to help in the search for a missing young man. "Doherty is described as about 5'10", and has brown hair and eyes. Franklin Police officers and police K-9 searched the area where Doherty was last seen again Monday for several hours, including a waterway called Mine Brook.

U.S. Morning Rain to Give Way to Clearing Afternoon Skies
Author: 0 Morning Rain to Give Way to Clearing Afternoon Skies

Tuesday will see a brief reprieve from the wet weather, with "sunny spells" developing in most parts of the country. Tuesday: Sunny. High: Low 70s. Lows will be in the upper 60's to low 70's for the region. However, there will be a threat of showers and thunderstorms Thursday through Saturday .

Author: 0 Schumer: Trump Should Turn Over Any Comey 'Tapes' To Congress Or Apologize

That much has been confirmed by USA intelligence agencies. Trump said he thought Comey's firing would enjoy bipartisan popularity: "This is total obstruction", he added. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is trying to schedule an all-senators' briefing with Rosenstein on Capitol Hill as soon as next week.

U.S. Wisconsin Prison Advocates Concerned about Federal Tough on Crime Edict
Author: 0 Wisconsin Prison Advocates Concerned about Federal Tough on Crime Edict

Now, how often do you see those two in agreement? "There's a big difference between the medical use and recreational use, which is something the Department of Justice will further be looking into". The War on Drugs has disproportionately affected young black males. "We know that our sentences are longer than they need to be for the purposes that one thinks of when one imposes a sentence".

Author: 0 Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

The FDA has reported in the past that teenagers have died of heart arrhythmias after consuming large amounts of Monster Energy drinks. Another team found similar dangers in 2015. "It wasn't a vehicle crash that took his life", he said of his son. Cripe's father said he hopes his son's death will save other lives by showing the dangers of excessive caffeine consumption, according to the AP.

U.S. Pa. charter bus crashes on I-95 with 26 children on board
Author: 0 Pa. charter bus crashes on I-95 with 26 children on board

Henry School in West Mount Airy, Pa. The Werner Coach charter bus was out of Phoenixville, Chester County. As of 11 p.m. Monday, 21 students, one teacher, one parent chaperone and the bus driver have been released from the hospital, according to the School District of Philadelphia.

U.S. Arkansas man jailed in deaths of 3 people, including deputy
Author: 0 Arkansas man jailed in deaths of 3 people, including deputy

When police arrived at that location they found the bodies of the two women outside the home. When police found his body, they found the bodies of two other people who had been killed. Authorities have released the name of a sheriff's deputy who was gunned down during a traffic stop in Arkansas. Mainhart, a Yell County's deputy, was driving to a disturbance call when he pulled over the auto and was shot.