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U.S. Man kicked by cops undergoing surgery for burns
Author: 0 Man kicked by cops undergoing surgery for burns

On Thursday, Fulop said in a press conference that he wasn't just concerned with how Feliz was treated, but also how the vehicle chase that preceded it was handled, including officers firing guns at Pinkston from their cars. "I was able to speak to him and know that we are here, and I know he's gonna be OK", said Angeanette Munoz, the mother of Feliz's 6-year-old son. But the police union is defending the officers, saying the video "clearly shows that the officers acted quickly to ...

Author: 0 White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern

They are. In the cases the Trump administration's Solicitor General has argued defending his Muslim travel ban , attorneys for the White House attempted to have Trump's tweets , albeit from the campaign, dismissed as not relevant. "I have not had a discussion with him about that", Spicer replied when asked how much confidence Trump has in Sessions by ABC's Jonathan Karl. The bot checks Trump's account every five minutes before putting them on official-looking White House letterhead and ...

Author: 0 Supermarket employee kills 3 co-workers, self in store spree

No comment was immediately from the Pennsylvania State Police . A man fatally shot three people before killing himself inside a local supermarket in northeast Pennsylvania early on Thursday, state police said. At a press conference later Thursday, officials said they believe Stair fired 59 shots and attempted to block the entrances and exits during the first 90 minutes of his shift, before opening fire.

U.S. Minnesota officer on tape: 'I don't know where the gun was'
Author: 0 Minnesota officer on tape: 'I don't know where the gun was'

Diamond Reynolds, who saw a police officer fatally shoot her fiancé, Philando Castile , during a traffic stop last summer, will return to the witness stand on Tuesday. Yanez has said he was justified in stopping Castile's auto because he resembled a suspect in a convenience store robbery, according to court documents.

Author: 0 Kansas governor signs new abortion law with font requirement

Sykes, who was among the moderate Republican lawmakers to vote to override Brownback's veto , said she thought she had no choice but to push for a change. "I just think this is the wrong way for us to go". It is time to erase the smirk from the faces of people who joke about Kansas' financial condition, he said.

U.S. Flint Official Steps Down After Calling Residents a Racial Slur
Author: 0 Flint Official Steps Down After Calling Residents a Racial Slur

Mr Stair, a white man, had made the comments while Ms Lyons was with him driving to a restaurant, according to Truth Against the Machine , an organisation where Ms Lyons is a reporter. Stair's conversations with Lyons took place over a two-day period, some of which occurred at a local bar. "Detroit was charging all its customers for the cost; they weren't collecting from their residents".

Author: 0 Sen. McCain: Diamondbacks to blame for confusing questions to Comey

Instead, the senator flummoxed Mr Comey with a question about why "the investigation of anything former secretary Clinton had to do with the campaign is over and we don't have to worry about it any more?" And yet you don't believe in dragons, who also fly.

U.S. Woman jailed in granddaughter's slaying ruled sane in 2015
Author: 0 Woman jailed in granddaughter's slaying ruled sane in 2015

Nicole Darrington-Clark, 43, was arrested a day after authorities said she stabbed her daughter and two young granddaughters at their home, killing one of them, then fleeing the grisly scene. An officer spotted the vehicle Clark was last seen in near a fast food restaurant and found her inside, according to Colton police. Neighbors, including Hill, said the young mother and her children had lived in the complex for about a year.

U.S. Man found guilty of sex assaults in 'gifted' girls case
Author: 0 Man found guilty of sex assaults in 'gifted' girls case

Lee Donald Kaplan , 52, of Feasterville, was found guilty in Tuesday afternoon on all 17 counts including rape of a child and statutory sexual assault. The jurors requested a transcript of a recorded conversation between the girls and their mother, played in court last week, in which she is heard urging them to tell investigators the truth about their relations with Kaplan.

U.S. Prison escape in Bucks County
Author: 0 Prison escape in Bucks County

Police called off the search for Selby's son, prison escapee Daniel Selby Jr., 25, citing an on-going investigation showed the prisoner was aided in fleeing the area. He is described as a white male, around 6 feet tall, brown hair with a scruffy beard. The school is located in Warrington, Pennsylvania in Bucks County .

Author: 0 Afghanistan: Herat explosion leaves 7 killed

Rabbani survived an attack at the funeral of one of the protesters on Saturday , when a suicide bomb tore through a row of mourners and killed seven more people. We have tried [all sorts of negotiations] to bring an end to conflict and terror but Pakistan continues to host terrorist sanctuaries, he said further.

U.S. Reports of gunfire at Iranian parliament and Khomeini Shrine
Author: 0 Reports of gunfire at Iranian parliament and Khomeini Shrine

President Trump Wednesday condemned dual terrorist attacks in Iran but warned that state sponsors of terrorism "risk falling victim to the evil they promote". Two separate attacks took place in Tehran on June 7. "Iranian officials will be called upon to step up intervention in Iraq (and) Syria big time", he said, adding that Wednesday's attacks will significantly boost IS morale amid battlefield defeats.

Author: 0 Trump to Nominate Ex-Justice Department Official to Lead FBI

He first joined the Justice Department as associate deputy attorney general after four years as assistant U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, which covers the city of Atlanta. The White House has said Flynn, who was sacked in February, misled Vice President Mike Pence about contacts with Russia's ambassador to the United States before Trump took office in January.

Author: 0 Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation

There's bipartisan agreement, the email says, that Comey "needs to answer a simple question about his conversations with President Trump: If you were so concerned, why didn't you act on it or notify Congress?" Christie's comments were not his only connection to Trump's tension with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which in addition to alleged Moscow election interference is also looking into potential collusion with the Trump campaign.

U.S. Betsy DeVos straddles the fence on LGBT issues at schools
Author: 0 Betsy DeVos straddles the fence on LGBT issues at schools

DeVos said that was not true: "I don't support discrimination ". Roy Blunt said at the onset of the hearing . DeVos's press secretary Liz Hill emphasized that the department will follow the law when examining how states consider the two measures.

Author: 0 Coats, Rogers Won't Discuss Talks With Trump About Russia Probe

Sen. Angus King , I-Maine, asked Coats and Rogers whether they would commit to answer questions about their conversations with Trump during a closed session with the committee. Warner asked NSA Director Mike Rogers whether, in his experience, he thought it was "typical for a president" to discuss an ongoing FBI investigation that could concern his campaign with top intelligence officials.

Author: 0 Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

The GOP leaders had huddled at the White House to chart a way forward on two big-ticket legislative items that have stalled in Congress, tax and health care reform. Coats is set to testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday, one day before Comey talks to the same panel. Still, Trump supporters say they are willing to step in to help the White House deflect any accusations from Comey.

Author: 0 Sheriff: Fired worker had plan to kill former co-workers

The victims have been identified as Robert Snyder , 69; Brenda Montanez-Crespo, 44; Kevin Clark , 53; Kevin Lawson , 46; and Jeffrey Roberts , 57. "This is sad for once again for us in Orange County ". Police responded to the call around 8 a.m.in an industrial area northeast of downtown. "Over the past year, the Orlando community has been challenged like never before".

U.S. Cities, states and companies vow to stick to the Paris climate agreement
Author: 0 Cities, states and companies vow to stick to the Paris climate agreement

Other states in the U.S. Climate Alliance are California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington. His announcement left the U.S.as the only major country that won't be part of the 195-country global accord - and just one of three worldwide. On Thursday, in the White House Rose Garden, Trump announced 'we're getting out, ' of the Paris Agreement, adding 'but we will start to negotiate, and we will see ...

U.S. Clapper: Watergate 'pales' compared to Trump Russia scandal
Author: 0 Clapper: Watergate 'pales' compared to Trump Russia scandal

The 50-year veteran of the military and the intelligence community painted a picture of disconcerting dysfunction in Washington with "assaults on American institutions coming from both external and internal sources" and most strikingly said the Trump-Russia links were much worse than the notorious scandal that toppled former U.S.