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Author: 0 3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

Each man also was fined, with Spanier given the heftiest penalty of $7,500. At least four victims at Sandusky's trial said they were molested after 2001.Curley and Schultz were arrested in 2011, and Spanier in 2012.She said he kept Penn State trustees in the dark about the Sandusky complaint and "he allowed children to be harmed".Prosecutors also attacked Schultz, saying it defied common sense that he seemed unwilling to acknowledge the sexual nature of what McQueary reported, given what ...

USA Texas Tech tops Sam Houston 6-0, reaches final of regional
Author: 0 Texas Tech tops Sam Houston 6-0, reaches final of regional

Texas Tech moves to 45-15 on the season. A day after both of their college teams fell to lower seeds, they bounced back in their respective NCAA Division I tourney regionals. After showing bunt, Lewis doubled down the third-base line to score pinch runner Sawyer Gieseke and break a 1-1 tie. The Blue Hens threatened in the bottom of the ninth, having bases loaded with two outs.

Author: 0 Reports of Van Striking Pedestrians in 'Major Incident' on London Bridge

The BBC reports police say there is more than one fatality following the three separate incidents. The suspects were wearing what appeared to be explosive vests, but those vests turned out to be fake. BBC reporter Holly Jones was at the bridge when the van came through and reported the van veered off the road and into crowds of people. President Donald Trump argued in favor of his controversial travel ban as London authorities responded to reports of a string of attacks Saturday ...

Author: 0 More than 30 people taken to hospital after London attack - ambulance service

Police said they were called shortly afterward to reports of stabbings in nearby Borough Market . A third incident involving a stabbing at Vauxhall was unrelated, the force added. citizens who need assistance to contact the U.S. Embassy in London and follow Department of State guidance". Mark Williams, leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats tweeted: "My thoughts & prayers are with London this morning.

Author: 0 India making billions for signing Paris deal

While Trump said the United States would be willing to rejoin the accord if it could obtain more favorable terms, the three European leaders said the agreement cannot be renegotiated, "since it is a vital instrument for our planet, societies and economics".

Author: 0 Paris climate deal: Trump's decision leaves him isolated

In keeping with his campaign message of representing American workers, the President framed his decision as one in solidarity with the USA people: "'I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris ", Mr. "The world can not wait - and neither will we". Cities also exercise control over much of how energy is used within their jurisdiction. Vaughan joins other mayors from cities such as New York, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Author: 0 Explosion at Didion Milling leaves 1 dead, 2 missing

OSHA investigators are investigating the latest fire. "To go on site at ground zero and there is your school board member in his firefighting outfit next to the parent whose kid will get a diploma tonight, and the EMS worker who dropped off their child at childcare".

Author: 0 Deadly shooting at Nissan dealership in Greenville

Fidel Garcia and Gabriel Bernal were licensed private investigators from Corpus Christi hired to track down Ramon Michael Hutchinson for an outstanding drug case in Minnesota. The dealership closed Wednesday. "You accept the fact that it's a reality that you put yourself in a unsafe situation daily but when it happens, it doesn't make it any easier to digest", said Stew Peters with Minnesota U.S.

USA Portland stabbing suspect yells slogans at court hearing
Author: 0 Portland stabbing suspect yells slogans at court hearing

This is America, get out if you don't like free speech'. "Leave this country if you hate our freedom". "Death to the enemies of America", Christian said in court . Officials say Christian pulled out a knife and attacked the men. Fletcher said he had just left class at Portland State University and was on his way to work when he witnessed the incident on the train.

Author: 0 House Intel Committee Approves Subpoenas For Flynn, Cohen

Mueller's is a criminal investigation, which has been granted wide power to pursue leads wherever they might go. A separate congressional source confirms that Nunes separately issued the other subpoenas, not Conaway and Schiff, who are leading the Russian Federation investigation.

USA State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B
Author: 0 State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B

According to Caltrans, at 9:30pm on May 20, the landslide at Mud Creek - about 9 miles north of the county line - sent millions of cubic yards of earth onto the highway and into the ocean. Even before Saturday's slide, Caltrans had no specific timetable for reopening the road, which already has been closed at Ragged Point for months since rains caused the first damage early this year.

USA 'Moms Demand Action' against gun violence
Author: 0 'Moms Demand Action' against gun violence

The event was hosted by SOMA Moms Demand Action, SOMA: Addressing Race & Inequality, and North Jersey Pride. If Donald Trump was President, what objective did this day serve? Her friends chose to wear orange to remember her life because that is the color hunters wear to protect themselves.

USA Trump says pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US
Author: 0 Trump says pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US

While some energy companies, particularly coal companies, applauded the president, other company leaders expressed disappointment. South Korea's Foreign Ministry put out a statement expressing regret "that worldwide solidarity and efforts on climate change " have weakened due to the US decision.

Author: 0 Social media rushes to define Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Before that, Trump reportedly revealed classified information to the Russian ambassador and foreign minister during a closed-door meeting. According to The New York Times , Kushner had more than one meeting with the ambassador during and after the last presidential campaign.

USA Shootout At Texas Car Dealership Leaves 3 Dead
Author: 0 Shootout At Texas Car Dealership Leaves 3 Dead

The suspect, Ramon Hutchinson, had been on the run since March when he didn't show up for court. They had their man ― until all hell broke loose. A gun tumbles from Hutchinson's hands before he picks it up. Three people have been killed during a shooting at a Nissan dealership in Texas. "We were told they were federal agents, so we didn't ask them to leave", said dealership owner Rick Ford.

USA California Things to Know for Today
Author: 0 California Things to Know for Today

They were the last two standing of the initial 291 spellers. "Part of speech?" asked Ananya , further trying to map the word in her vast mental vocabulary, to which the hosts replied "take your pick!". For 36 rounds 12-year-old Ananya Vinay seemed unfazed, even unimpressed with the words she had to spell. Well, it is to mention that in the past three years, the tournament ended in ties after the contestants successfully completed the entire lists of words.

Author: 0 Trump administration asks Supreme Court to let travel ban go into effect

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the administration would appeal to the nation's highest court. The Justice Department asked the Supreme Court Thursday to break its losing streak in lower courts and revive President Trump's travel ban on immigrants from six predominantly Muslim nations.

Author: 0 Ex-Penn State administrators get jail time

Sandusky, a former assistant coach in Penn State's football program, is serving a 30- to 60-year term in prison after he was convicted on 45 counts of child sexual abuse. Spanier, whose total sentence was four to 12 months incarceration, will be on probation for two years and must pay a $7,500 fine, according to spokesman for Pennsylvania's attorney general's office, Joe Grace, CNN reported.

Author: 0 Ex-Penn State officials receive jail time in Sandusky scandal

Prosecutors with the state attorney general's office contended he made a decision to bury a claim that Sandusky had been seen showering with a boy in a campus locker room in 2001, three years after police had investigated a similar allegation about Sandusky.

Author: 0 Asia watches fate of Nafta amid Trump's review, Malaysia warns

On the sidelines of Apec, the 11 remaining countries of the TPP agreed to explore how they could move ahead without Washington - partly in the hope that the White House would reconsider leaving. The aim is to come to a final agreement by November when Apec leaders meet in Hanoi for a summit, which Trump is scheduled to attend. We are still an enormous exporter to this area [and] we are enormous importer from this area.

USA Police rush to three attacks in central London, at least one dead
Author: 0 Police rush to three attacks in central London, at least one dead

Police responded to what they called an "incident" at London Bridge and soon after reported shots were fired after responding to a stabbing at Borough Market , a few blocks away. So far, it's unclear just how many people were injured and/or killed in the various incidents, although the police have already confirmed at least one death.

USA Vladimir Putin Suggests American Hackers Framed Russia
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin Suggests American Hackers Framed Russia

Putin also said that those who uploaded the documents to WikiLeaks made a decision to do so when it was convenient for them after taking into consideration political developments. Putin, however, slammed the report claiming there was no concrete evidence of Russian hacking . "You can venture here in any area you want (to do business)", Modi told a global audience in his plenary address at the SPIEF .

USA Mother who attended every class with quadriplegic son surprised with honorary MBA
Author: 0 Mother who attended every class with quadriplegic son surprised with honorary MBA

The moment was particularly special for both mother and son. " As a mom, you just want to help your kids get through things ", she said, adding that she had "always believed in him. For two years, Judy attended every single one of her son's classes as the pair of hands that he needed to do the paperwork. He continued, "We were able to accomplish so much more together than if I had just tried to muscle through it on my own".

USA Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty in Sexting Case, Could Get Years in Prison
Author: 0 Anthony Weiner Pleads Guilty in Sexting Case, Could Get Years in Prison

Leathers said she encouraged the underage girl to report Weiner to the Federal Bureau of Investigation - a move that resulted in the agency's re-opening of its probe into Hillary Clinton's emails. After Weiner pleaded guilty in the case, his attorney, Arlo Devlin-Brown, said his client has accepted "full responsibility for the inappropriate, sexually explicit communications he engaged in early previous year".

USA Body recovered at Cambria explosion site
Author: 0 Body recovered at Cambria explosion site

Emergency crews were still searching for a third worker. The village of Cambria said in a news release Thursday that people plan to meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church to pray for victims of the explosion and fire at the Didion Milling Plant.

Author: 0 We can not go back in time on health care

Republicans are looking to fulfill their years-long campaign promises to repeal Obamacare. They want a new system. "This is the kind of information that they've been dreading", Joe Antos , a resident scholar at the conservative American Enterprise Institute, says of GOP leaders.

USA Bounty hunters, fugitive die in shootout at Texas auto dealership
Author: 0 Bounty hunters, fugitive die in shootout at Texas auto dealership

Rick Ford, the Greenville dealership's owner, told reporters that the bounty hunters approached Hutchinson with handcuffs and handguns at the ready, and then the shooting began, causing horrified customers and employees to seek cover. A woman associated with Hutchinson had her auto there. Fox News has obtained video footage of the moment where several shots ring out. Bodycam video from police captures automatic gunfire and patrons running from a mass shooting at a Florida gay nightclub.

Author: 0 US Secretary of State says Turkish violence 'simply unacceptable'

The Turkish ministry said it had requested that the US authorities conduct " a full investigation of this diplomatic incident ". A senior official from the U.S. -Turkish Relations, hosted at Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. His company paid the Flynn Intel Group - owned by the former national security advisor Michael Flynn - more than $500,000 for lobbying likely to favour the Turkish government.

USA Baltimore-area doughnut shops offering deals for National Doughnut Day
Author: 0 Baltimore-area doughnut shops offering deals for National Doughnut Day

Dunkin' Donuts Get a free doughnut with the purchase of a drink at participating stores nationwide. Krispy Kreme: Free donut, no purchase necessary. Today is National Doughnut Day, so that means two things: 1) You're going to want a free doughnut and 2) you're going to need to know where to pick them up.

USA Suspect dead, 3 officers injured in Texas shootout
Author: 0 Suspect dead, 3 officers injured in Texas shootout

Four Laredo police officers were injured and Rodriguez was killed. When the shootout ended, Antonio Geraldo Rodiguez was wounded and three Laredo police officers had suffered injuries. Two of the three officers were also transported to a local hospital, while the third officer was flown to a San Antonio Hospital. Scene of Texas shootout.

USA Officials weigh in on effects of the Portland train murders
Author: 0 Officials weigh in on effects of the Portland train murders

He made repeated outbursts, saying, "Free speech or die , Portland ". That "free speech" rally and others like it were organized by Joey Gibson, who denounced Christian's actions, which he said others are using against him. A third man who tried to step in was also stabbed but survived. Fletcher-Cole pushes at Christian, who stumbles, and tells him to get off the train.

Author: 0 APN welcomes Trump's signing of the Jerusalem Embassy Act's presidential waiver

But Netanyahu's office said Israel appreciated Trump's statement of "friendship". A top Palestinian official said Saturday that the Palestinians recognize the Western Wall as a Jewish holy site that must remain under Jewish sovereignty. Bush and Barack Obama before midnight, the decision to make the historic move will have been made by non-action. The embassy to Israel stays in Tel Aviv which has big, symbolic significance.

USA Nashville helps Preds' celebrate history with 1st Cup Final
Author: 0 Nashville helps Preds' celebrate history with 1st Cup Final

Forty-five out of 50 times , the team up 2-0 goes on to win the Stanley Cup . The Penguins frustrated the Columbus Blue Jackets, Washington Capitals and Ottawa Senators with this unconventional method of winning. Laviolette said he has decided on a starter for Game 3, but wasn't divulging it to anyone outside his team. Pittsburgh has been rather opportunistic in this series against a mediocre Pekka Rinne .

USA Police say terror attack in London, reports of fatalities
Author: 0 Police say terror attack in London, reports of fatalities

Officers are dealing with reports of stabbings in Borough Market , where armed officers attended and shots were fired. Police asked people to avoid the area, armed officers were seen at the scene and the bridge is closed in both directions.

Author: 0 Putin urges 'joint work' with Trump on climate

Bloomberg said he is also organizing an effort to have a group of mayors, governors, university presidents and businesses added on to the Paris climate deal. "This is something that every city needs, every state needs, every country needs and the world needs". Raimondo said Friday that Trump's action will not deter Rhode Island from taking the steps needed to address climate change.

USA Taylor's 9th-inning slam leads Dodgers over Brewers 10-8
Author: 0 Taylor's 9th-inning slam leads Dodgers over Brewers 10-8

The teams would trade scoreless innings until the 12th when Bellinger, who was 0-for-3 with three strikeouts and an intentional walk, bombed a home run to right, his 12th, to give the Dodgers the lead and ultimately the win. Garza has dropped consecutive starts, allowing 10 runs and 14 hits in 11 innings during the stretch. Garza is 0-1 with a 2.25 ERA in two career starts against Los Angeles, with the loss occurring last season at Dodger Stadium.

USA Yale considering joining group committed to Paris climate accord
Author: 0 Yale considering joining group committed to Paris climate accord

The decision has no direct impact on major US regulations on power plants and vehicle rules now aimed at reducing carbon emissions, although those are now under review by Trump as well. The governors of Connecticut , Massachusetts, and Rhode Island also announced Friday that their states would be joining the alliance. In July, city leaders are expected to publish the third version of the Pittsburgh Climate Action Plan, which will likely one-up the city's previous climate commitments.