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U.S. Michelle Carter's Defense Ask Judge To Dismiss Case
Author: 0 Michelle Carter's Defense Ask Judge To Dismiss Case

Franklin lawyer Joseph Cataldo, the lead attorney for 20-year-old Michelle Carter , argued Friday in Taunton Juvenile Court that the prosecution has not proven its case beyond a reasonable doubt. "I just feel played and stupid". In Taunton , Massachusetts , the teenager who is now facing charges for the texts she made to her boyfriend who clearly revealed her intentions to encourage her boyfriend to kill himself, which is because she wants attention from public, says an authority.

Author: 0 Trump promises 'first-class' infrastructure system for US

Referring to the Ingram barges behind him, trump touted his other economic policies. "It continues to decay", Trump said. We will get no votes, no matter what we do'. Gov. Mary Taylor, a Republican candidate for governor, said she agreed with the goals of the president's infrastructure plan, but said she is "interested in hearing the details".

U.S. Anti-Shariah rallies this weekend worry Muslim leaders
Author: 0 Anti-Shariah rallies this weekend worry Muslim leaders

The New York Antifa Alliance , which represents a coalition of anti-fascists from across New York, has made a public statement that they will gather in Syracuse to "take action in defense of people in this community who have been targeted for violence by attendees of the so-called 'March Against Sharia '".

U.S. Romney says Clinton urged him to take Secretary of State role
Author: 0 Romney says Clinton urged him to take Secretary of State role

But former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden was scheduled to speak Friday night in a session closed to the media. Trump briefly considered Romney a year ago for Clinton's former job. Even then, Romney said his stand on Syria, North Korea, NATO, and China was at the opposite end from where Trump stood. But this year's event is the first held under a GOP administration, leaving attendees optimistic despite "distractions" that the White House was grappling with, according to Spencer ...

U.S. Romney: Clinton told me to take Trump secretary of state job
Author: 0 Romney: Clinton told me to take Trump secretary of state job

The former MA governor was a candidate for the job even though he was a vocal critic of Trump during the Republican primary. Reflecting on the vicious 2016 election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, Biden said he knew a month before Election Day that Clinton would lose key battleground states, based on his assessment from his own campaigning in those states, Politico's Alex Isenstadt reported .

Author: 0 Trump's Tweets 'Official Statements,' Spicer Says - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

Press secretary Sean Spicer has always been the subject of firing rumors and, most recently, it was reported that Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered his resignation after the president repeatedly grew angry at him for his decision to recuse himself from the investigation into Trump's potential connections with Russian Federation.

U.S. White House to stop taking questions related to Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 White House to stop taking questions related to Russian Federation probe

A Republican consultant, Dubke joined the White House team in February. Spicer's evasive posture has given many pundits an opening to do one of the things that have him so frustrated: speculate about impending changes to the White House press briefing or a reorganization of the communications team, including formalizing the reduced length of the Q&A portion.

U.S. Officer who killed motorist to testify Friday
Author: 0 Officer who killed motorist to testify Friday

Instead of retreating to a safer position for himself, he added that Yanez remained at Castile's window so he could point down and to the left to avoid injury to the other passengers in the auto. Whether Yanez saw the gun is a key issue. Kapelsohn agreed, but said nerves weren't the reason Yanez shot. Yanez testified Friday that Castile disregarded his commands not to reach for the gun and that he clearly saw it before he fired.

U.S. Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath
Author: 0 Trump says Comey not telling truth, willing to respond under oath

On the surface, former FBI Director James Comey's long-awaited Senate Intelligence Committee hearing was underwhelming, failing to turn up a clear smoking gun. I don't think we would actually. Trump tweet: Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication...and WOW, Comey is a leaker! "I did not understand the President to be talking about the broader investigation into Russian Federation or possible links to his campaign", he wrote in his prepared remarks, ...

U.S. Vacation Bible School opportunities for the week of June 4-8
Author: 0 Vacation Bible School opportunities for the week of June 4-8

Sharon Baptist Church of Hermitage, George Street Extension and and Knapp Avenue, will hold a pre-registration for Bible school from 11 a.m.to 1 p.m. today with games and prizes. Foothill Boulevard Church of Christ: 2295 Foothill Blvd.: 10 a.m. Pastor John Taylor, Non-denominational Christian church. - Recovery, a Christ-centered 12-step program for anyone struggling with addictive issues, compulsive behaviors, loss and life challenges, meets each Thursday at Ooltewah United Methodist ...

U.S. Elon Musk Leaves President Trump's Advisory Council After Paris Agreement Exit
Author: 0 Elon Musk Leaves President Trump's Advisory Council After Paris Agreement Exit

Her remarks come amid global criticism of Trump for withdrawing from the United States from the Paris climate pact, which was ratified by almost 150 countries who agreed to curb carbon emissions to mitigate global warming. . Donald Trump pulling US out of Paris accord: India has disproved US President Donald Trump's freaky claim that New Delhi had signed the Paris climate agreement to pocket billions and billions and billions of dollars in foreign aid.

Author: 0 John McCain Confused at Comey Hearing: What's Wrong with John McCain?

Something about John McCain questioning Comey seemed off, and it was very clear to the viewers. "You look back in hindsight, you think, 'Should I have resisted harder?' I said this isn't a hill worth dying on". "We're complete-the investigation of anything former secretary Clinton had to do in the campaign is over, and we don't have to worry it any more?" McCain then tried again, asking Comey repeatedly if he was aware of the president or members of his inner circle being at risk of ...

U.S. Boy, four, dies a week after swimming in rare 'dry-drowning' case
Author: 0 Boy, four, dies a week after swimming in rare 'dry-drowning' case

A couple of days after, on June 3, the child then complained of shoulder pains and laid down for a nap. With secondary drowning , a small amount of water is inhaled that irritates the lungs and causes inflammation and swelling over time, Because the lungs can no longer exchange oxygen to and from the blood, this causes the swimmer's blood oxygen levels to drop.

U.S. Men's Basketball: Greg McDermott, potential Matta replacement, to remain at Creighton
Author: 0 Men's Basketball: Greg McDermott, potential Matta replacement, to remain at Creighton

McDermott has coached the Bluejays for the last seven years, compiling a 166-82 record and leading the program to four NCAA tournament appearances. He's had something of an up-and-down career - thriving at UNI and struggling with Iowa State before twice building top ten caliber teams with the Bluejays - but some of his success has been the direct result of his gene pool.

U.S. Bill on concealed-carry permit clears House, heads to Senate
Author: 0 Bill on concealed-carry permit clears House, heads to Senate

One Republican, Rep. John Faircloth, joined seven other Republicans in voting against the bill, citing the fact that law enforcement needs concealed-weapons laws to fight gangs. The coverage leaves out a third party that unequivocally wants law abiding citizens to have a right to be armed, but supports policies to ensure those citizens demonstrate at least the same firearm skill and competency as neighborhood police officers who patrol our streets.

U.S. Man investigated in death of child points to his wife
Author: 0 Man investigated in death of child points to his wife

Las Vegas prosecutors have filed a new child-abuse charge against a man who was already accused of prostituting his wife and is the subject of a Belleville investigation into the death of his 6-year-old daughter . Belleville police said in a statement that a team of officers was sent to Las Vegas to co-ordinate the investigation. Real estate records obtained by The Associated Press show Quate lived in the Belleville home that was being examined.

U.S. Powerball jackpot over $400 million dollars again
Author: 0 Powerball jackpot over $400 million dollars again

The victor has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prize. Tickets can be purchased at any lottery retailer before 9:59 p.m. Saturday. Still, it doesn't rival the record Powerball jackpocket that was worth almost $1.6 billion in January 2016 and split among three winners. The estimated jackpot is $380.6 million.

U.S. Mylan may have overcharged US for EpiPens by $1.27 bln -HHS
Author: 0 Mylan may have overcharged US for EpiPens by $1.27 bln -HHS

Mylan and the Obama Administration reportedly were close to settling the overpayment for much less than $1.27 billion. "It is time to collect". "Taxpayers have a right to know what happened here and to be repaid whatever they are owed". Brand-name drugs are assessed a higher rebate than generic ones, meaning a company would owe more on drugs that are brand name. A two-pack of the product rose to over $600 in 2016 after costing less than $100 in 2007, an increase that left users seeking ...

U.S. Chicago police: Officers fatally shot man who fired at them
Author: 0 Chicago police: Officers fatally shot man who fired at them

Maryland Ave.in the city's East Chatham neighborhood when they saw a group of people drinking alcohol on the sidewalk and exited their vehicle to investigate, Chicago police said in a statement. Chicago Police geared up for the Memorial Day weekend by adding more than 1,200 officers to the ranks for the unofficial start of summer. "Officers returned fire, striking the offender".

U.S. Griffin not 'laying down' for Trump, fears career is over
Author: 0 Griffin not 'laying down' for Trump, fears career is over

Griffin reiterated the apology she posted on social media late on Tuesday, but remained defiant, saying, "I'm not afraid of Donald Trump , he's a bully", adding that she meant to continue making jokes about the president . Palin continued , "And today Kathy claims SHE is the victim!" Griffin , 56, apologized within hours of the images appearing online Tuesday, but they were met with swift and widespread condemnation.