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U.S. Trump threatens to cancel press briefings, unhappy with Comey coverage
Author: 0 Trump threatens to cancel press briefings, unhappy with Comey coverage

Trump wrote . "Maybe the best thing to do would be to cancel all future "press briefings" and hand out written responses for the sake of accuracy???" Perhaps because of Trump's public statements, the first explanation for Comey's firing was that the President took action based on a recommendation.

Author: 0 Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

On Tuesday, Trump spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu to make final preparations for the visit in the wake of reports Trump had shared classified Israeli intelligence with the Russian ambassador. Congress has initiated a mere 62 impeachment proceedings in US history, with 19 cases going to trial and just eight federal officials being convicted.

Author: 0 13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

The 13-1 long shot was one of five fresh horses in the Preakness that didn't run in the Kentucky Derby on May 6th. With Classic Empire and Kentucky Derby champion Always Dreaming battling for the lead the entire race, Cloud Computing came storming down the stretch to overtake the leaders.

U.S. You're in for more attractive weather Sunday, but Monday could bring storms
Author: 0 You're in for more attractive weather Sunday, but Monday could bring storms

Mostly cloudy at night, with a low around 46. Clouds will increase this evening ahead of a few showers that move in overnight tonight . South wind 11 to 16 miles per hour with gusts as high as 23 miles per hour. We'll be watching that-and a look at what could be a fantastic start to Memorial Day weekend! A few showers are possible in Flathead and Lincoln counties around sunrise as showers move in with a system from the northwest.

U.S. Soundgarden Frontman Cornell's Funeral Will be Friday in LA
Author: 0 Soundgarden Frontman Cornell's Funeral Will be Friday in LA

Cornell's body will be flown from MI to Los Angeles on Sunday, and Cornell will be buried at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, the sources said. Cornell passed away on Wednesday evening (May 17). Since his unexpected death, footage of the final Chris Cornell performance has gone viral. Detroit police spokesman Micheal Woody would not confirm any details, but said "basic things" discovered at the scene led investigators immediately to suspect suicide.

U.S. Texas revives 'bathroom bill,' but only for public schools
Author: 0 Texas revives 'bathroom bill,' but only for public schools

Senfronia Thompson, D-Houston, told the floor in a passionate speech against the amendment. The first piece of legislation that Patrick is demanding the House pass is the controversial bill that would require Texans to use the bathroom of the gender they were born with.

U.S. Camila Cabello: 'Crying in the Club' Stream, Lyrics, & Download
Author: 0 Camila Cabello: 'Crying in the Club' Stream, Lyrics, & Download

Camila Cabello released her first solo single, " Crying In The Club ", along with its dramatic video, on Friday morning. In the center of the action are Gomez and Cabello, seemingly going head-to-head for the same demographic with their latest, interpolation-laced singles, "Bad Liar", and " Crying in the Club ", respectively.

U.S. Tulsa police officer acquitted in death to return to duty
Author: 0 Tulsa police officer acquitted in death to return to duty

They told the jury that despite being afraid, Shelby was calm, giving clear concise commands, holding her gun steady, keeping good pacing with Terence Crutcher, and giving appropriate information over the radio. Crutcher's family says Shelby is "unfit" to serve and should be terminated. She initially said that the verdict was a tough pill to swallow, especially given the pertinent facts of the investigation.

U.S. Duggar sisters file privacy suit against city, magazine
Author: 0 Duggar sisters file privacy suit against city, magazine

At the time of the media firestorm in 2015 the names of the Duggar sisters were never revealed but Jessa and Jill identified themselves as two of Josh's five underage victims in an interview with Megyn Kelly on "The Kelly File". The Duggar sisters claimed in their lawsuit that the decision of city officials and police to release the molestation documents to In Touch magazine violated Arkansas laws that forbid police and city officials from disclosing information relating to sexual ...

U.S. This Is How Twitter's New Privacy Policy Going To Affect You
Author: 0 This Is How Twitter's New Privacy Policy Going To Affect You

Among the options in this section is one to "personalize across your devices". Microsoft did this recently with Windows 10 and the Creators Update release after taking a lot of heat about its telemetry collection. My list has 69 interests on it, including "Dads", and Twitter has presumably shared that list with at least 2368 advertisers. Twitter's personalization and data settings .

U.S. TPP members aim to revive deal after U.S. pullout
Author: 0 TPP members aim to revive deal after U.S. pullout

The 11 counties remaining in the deal after the USA pulled out, the so-called TPP-11 nations, were planning a statement of commitment to the pact, sources closes to the discussions told Reuters . In Hanoi, Lighthizer is also due to hold two-way meetings to start making official contact with key trade officials. The discussions were going on for an APEC meeting, which is the largest trade meeting since President of USA overturned the world order with his "America First" policy.

Author: 0 Trade deal feeds China taste for beef

President Trump tweeted about the deal on Friday , saying in part, " China just agreed that the USA will be allowed to sell beef , and other major products, into China once again". But trade experts questioned its magnitude, and the limited agreement on 10 items joins a list of tectonic shifts between the world's two largest economies.

U.S. Thompson takes early lead at Kingsmill Championship
Author: 0 Thompson takes early lead at Kingsmill Championship

Sarah Jane Smith, Giulia Molinaro and Lydia Ko are tied for fifth at 4 under. Ariya Jutanugarn was perhaps the surprise of day one when she could only manage an opening round of 72 to be in a share of 74th place. "I have been working on a lot of different aspects this year and my game feels good", Aditi told TOI on the eve of the $1.3m event. There was nothing like it.

U.S. Health care fight shifts to Senate, where GOP wants a reboot
Author: 0 Health care fight shifts to Senate, where GOP wants a reboot

CBO's analysis highlighted an $880 billion cut to Medicaid, the federal-state health care program for the poor and disabled, which Price sought to cast as a way to give states more leeway to experiment with the program. The ad will focus on key elements of the American Health Care Act and thank Ryan and fellow Republicans for "keeping their promise" on the health care issue, the group said.

Author: 0 The Hidden Bombshell in the Comey-Trump Story

Philippe Reins, a political consultant who once served as a senior adviser to Hillary Clinton during her tenure as secretary of state, has posted a video showing how Clinton worked to avoid unwanted Trump hugs during her debate preparations.

U.S. Planned Parenthood takes state to court over new abortion law
Author: 0 Planned Parenthood takes state to court over new abortion law

Local four news looked into other options for women's health clinics in the Quad Cities. Iowa's Republican-led legislature agreed in its recent budget to discontinue a federal Medicaid family planning program and replace it with a state program that bars funding to organizations that provide abortions or maintain facilities where abortions are carried out.

U.S. Dayton signs Real ID bill, averting travel woes for 2018
Author: 0 Dayton signs Real ID bill, averting travel woes for 2018

The votes, 120-11 in the House and 57-8 in the Senate, came Wednesday to help end the saga of bringing Real ID to the state. Gov. Mark Dayton and top Republicans have been trading offers in private meetings this week to solve a $1 billion gap in budget negotiations.

U.S. Statue of General Lee coming down in New Orleans on Friday
Author: 0 Statue of General Lee coming down in New Orleans on Friday

A statue of Lee was slated for removal Friday from atop a 60-foot-high pedestal where it was been since 1884. Evidently, the members of this impromptu band weren't the only musicians watching as the Beauregard monument came down . In 2004, the words "slave owner" were painted on the monument's base. Many historians have considered Beauregard the first notable general of the Confederate Army during the Civil War.

Author: 0 Republican voices grow for independent Russian Federation probe

The White House on Wednesday disputed the account of the Trump-Comey conversation on Flynn, fired by Trump for concealing at least one conversation with the Russian ambassador. The commotion around Trump's statements on Flynn has somewhat obscured his no less chilling request that Comey jail journalists for publishing information based on leaks - something that has never happened in the history of this country.

U.S. Celtics follow euphoria of winning lottery with dud on court
Author: 0 Celtics follow euphoria of winning lottery with dud on court

The team already has a young talented core which could give them a lineup of last year's No. 1 pick Ben Simmons , big man Joel Embiid , former top pick Jahlil Okafor , Dario Saric , and then whoever is drafted this year. The victor will play either the Golden State Warriors or San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals starting June 1. The model only gives Bradley a 31 percent chance of playing as a starter or better in the National Basketball Association, but now gives him a 78 percent ...