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USA Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on weapons, marijuana charges
Author: 0 Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on weapons, marijuana charges

Cops also found a bullet-proof vest in their Ford pickup truck, which reportedly carried Florida plates. They were parked illegally on the median on Atlantic Avenue near Classon Street, said police. Police then asked Telfair and Thomas to step outside the vehicle and put them under arrest before conducting a more thorough search of the auto. According to PIX11 in New York , Telfair was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a weapon, unlawful possession of a ballistic vest, ...

USA Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title
Author: 0 Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

Hagelin iced the game with 14 seconds left when, with Rinne out of the goal in favor of an extra attacker, he scored into the empty net . The Penguins , who won in six games, are the first National Hockey League team to win Stanley Cup back-to-back titles since the 1996-97 and 1997-98 Detroit Red Wings .

USA Marches against Islamic law draw opposition
Author: 0 Marches against Islamic law draw opposition

Demonstrators dispersed after about two hours, with police escorting Trump loyalists across the river while counter protesters chanted "hey hey, goodbye". "I firmly believe that whenever you see or hear Nazis or the KKK, you should come out and protest against them", she said. More than 100 organizations sent letters to the mayors of the 29 cities where marches are planned .

Author: 0 Jury hears Bill Cosby's apology for 2004 sexual encounter

Cosby raised his walking stick in acknowledgment. Also, in both his deposition and his statement to Cheltenham police in January 2005, Cosby admitted having sexual contact with Constand but maintained she was a willing participant. Together with Cosby's admissions regarding the sedatives, prosecutors hope the jury will conclude that Cosby employed a familiar pattern with Constand: offering mentorship to a younger woman and then using drugs to facilitate a sexual assault.

Author: 0 House Intelligence Committee requests Comey's Trump meeting notes, White House tapes

Comey stop investigating anyone. never suggested that Mr. Comey 'let Flynn go, '" Kasowitz, a Manhattan-based lawyer, said at the National Press Club. But Comey grew increasingly frustrated over the White House's shifting rationale for his firing, including an explanation that he'd been ousted due to decisions he made during the 2016 election concerning the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.

Author: 0 Majority of Republican voters say Trump tweets too much

Voters think President Donald Trump should log off Twitter more often. Although Democrats were most likely to express concerns about the president's tweeting and its potential impacts, some Republicans also appeared to have reservations about Trump's Twitter use.

Author: 0 Trump accuses Comey of lying, offers to talk to Special Counsel

TRUMP: 100 percent. I didn't say... And frankly, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said. "And some of the things he said just weren't true". Comey, who was sacked by Trump in May, delivered a scathing indictment of the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing in which he accused Trump of trying to block the investigation into Flynn.

USA Woman 'chained like a dog' by serial killer for months
Author: 0 Woman 'chained like a dog' by serial killer for months

Brown was working on Kohlhepp's property with her boyfriend when Kohlhepp approached the two of them and shot her boyfriend in the chest. As reported by the Metro, after discovering Brown in the storage container , Kohlhepp took the investigators to the shallow grave where Brown's boyfriend, Carver, had been buried.

USA Bus bringing students to mission trip crashes, 1 killed
Author: 0 Bus bringing students to mission trip crashes, 1 killed

Halbert says police haven't yet spoken to the driver who remains hospitalized. Halbert told reporters at a separate press conference Friday that the Fulton County Police Department is investigating the fatal crash. In that entry Sarah mentioned that her mood was quite bad, as she was going to spend much time in another place, that's why she felt uncomfortable.

USA McCain says odd Comey questions were aimed at possible Trump justice obstruction
Author: 0 McCain says odd Comey questions were aimed at possible Trump justice obstruction

It seemed like McCain was stuck on Hillary Clinton's email issue and was unable to differentiate the investigation into the former Secretary of State and the investigation into Russian Federation and Trumps administration. McCain later asked, "You're going to have to help me out here". McCain said he doesn't understand how Comey could be done with the Clinton probe having concluded no charges were warranted, but wouldn't say the same about the Russian investigation.

Author: 0 United States pulling out of Paris climate accord 'shocking': Rajnath

In his Thursday announcement on pulling the USA out of the Paris agreement , the president said that the climate accord was more about giving other nations a "financial advantage" over the US than it is about the environment. "A lot of these firms have already invested in renewables and [leaving the Paris deal] counters what they're now invested in", he explained. Responding to Trump's decision to dump the worldwide accord, Haley said, "We've got a president who is gonna watch out for ...

Author: 0 Texas grand jury indicts deputy, husband in death of man

A Texas sheriff's deputy and her husband were indicted Thursday on murder charges in the death of a man they restrained during a late night confrontation outside of a Houston-area restaurant. A lawyer for the husband of a Texas sheriff's deputy says there wasn't enough evidence to warrant a murder indictment against the man. But the video along with public outcry and protests forced the case to go before a grand jury Thursday.

USA Senators to ask officials about Trump pushback on Russian Federation investigation
Author: 0 Senators to ask officials about Trump pushback on Russian Federation investigation

The committee's top Democrat, Mark Warner, was alarmed by news reports that Trump tried to enlist intelligence officials to help put the brakes on the FBI investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. "Did anyone ever ask you to stop the Russian Federation investigation?" "I don't understand why you are not answering our questions". "I think I'll let Director Comey speak for himself tomorrow in front of this committee", McCabe said.

Author: 0 If there are any Trump-Comey tapes, Congress wants them

Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he came away from the February meeting with the impression that Trump was ordering him to drop the ongoing investigation into ex-national security advisor Michael Flynn and his links to Moscow.

USA Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath
Author: 0 Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

During nearly three hours of statements Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey described himself as "stunned" by Trump's "very disturbing" and "very concerning" behavior towards him. "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future", Trump said. Comey told the Senate intelligence committee Thursday about several one-on-one interactions with the president, during which he said Trump pressed him to show "loyalty", to back off on the FBI investigation of ...

Author: 0 House Intel Committee requests Comey tapes from the White House

Trump's attorney, Marc Kasowitz, released a statement on Wednesday saying the president felt "totally vindicated" by Comey's acknowledgement that he had told Trump on three occasions that he was not personally under investigation. My former colleagues at the Federal Bureau of Investigation who are working on this case and have uncovered the full scale of Russia's efforts must be incredulous at Trump's cavalier attitude.

USA Trump calls Qatar emir as efforts build to end crisis
Author: 0 Trump calls Qatar emir as efforts build to end crisis

Trump's offer echoed comments by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson earlier this week that the U.S.is committed to helping the Gulf Cooperation Council "remain unified". Qatar strongly denies the allegations and has expressed a willingness to engage in talks to resolve the crisis. He dismissed as "fantasy" a Saudi media report that he had met in Baghdad with the head of Iran's Quds Force, controlled by Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards.

Author: 0 This 'bot' formats Trump's tweets as White House statements

Trump's Twitter usage is a constant reminder of how different he is from past presidents and the traditional, carefully orchestrated pronouncements typically associated with the office. "And I think many times he's used it the right way to get his message out there and have people hear directly from him what he thinks, and other times I think what he's done hasn't been in his best interest".

Author: 0 Five takeaways from that explosive Senate Intel hearing

The questions from the Senate intelligence committee, at a hearing on surveillance law, were in response to news media reports that both Coats and Rogers had been asked by Trump to publicly state that there was no evidence of collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign.

USA Trump won't say if tapes of Comey conversations exist
Author: 0 Trump won't say if tapes of Comey conversations exist

He said he refused on all points, told senators of the detailed memos he had written after his conversations with Mr Trump and said he hoped they were taped because he is confident of their veracity. It is unclear when Trump's attorney, Marc Kasowitz, will file the complaints, but the source said they are actively exploring their options. "I asked - the president tweeted on Friday after I got fired that I better hope there's not tapes".

USA Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe
Author: 0 Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe

An Uber spokesperson also said the company will continue running a confidential hotline for employees to report concerns, and that its employee relations team has doubled. Uber is also facing a lawsuit from Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) self-driving vehicle division, Waymo, alleging trade secret theft. Holder is now a partner at the law firm Covington & Burling, and along with fellow partner Tammy Albarran, he conducted a broader review of sexual harassment incidents at the company and is ...

Author: 0 US lawmakers to press intel chiefs on Russia ahead of Comey hearing

However, neither would discuss their conversations with Trump, and declined to say if he asked them to take any action regarding the investigations. "The chair is going to exercise its right to allow the witnesses to answer the question, and committee is on notice to provide witnesses the courtesy, which has not been extended all the way across", Burr said.

USA Trump may allow Comey testimony
Author: 0 Trump may allow Comey testimony

U.S. Senators said Former FBI Director James Comey will be grilled on whether President Donald Trump tried to get him to back off an investigation, into alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. But later on Friday, two senior administration officials told The New York Times that Trump likely will not try to hinder Comey from testifying.

USA Tiger Woods Asleep At The Wheel At Time Of DWI Bust
Author: 0 Tiger Woods Asleep At The Wheel At Time Of DWI Bust

His attitude was described as cooperative and confused and his speech extremely slow and slurred. The footage could possibly reveal Woods' state during his sobriety test, during which the athlete had trouble standing and "missed [his] heel and toe each time", according to the police report .

USA Sen. King grills Trump intelligence officials
Author: 0 Sen. King grills Trump intelligence officials

Sen. Angus King , an independent from ME, badgered Coats about his refusal to answer questions. Sen. King pressed Coats and Rogers whether the president asked them to influence former FBI Director James Comey or curtail his FBI investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn or potential collusion with Russian officials interfering with the USA election .

USA Video shows struggle for gun in deadly shootout at auto dealership
Author: 0 Video shows struggle for gun in deadly shootout at auto dealership

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. One of their bail investigators, Stew Peters, said Garcia was one of their go-to professionals. A fugitive from Hennepin County and two bounty hunters are dead after a shootout inside a Texas vehicle dealership.

USA Church bus crashes near Atlanta, killing 1
Author: 0 Church bus crashes near Atlanta, killing 1

The upside down bus then slid into the Mercedes that was traveling in the westbound lanes. At Grady Memorial Hospital downtown, officials there said they are treating four patients who are now in stable condition. The Kingdom of God Church on Welcome All Road since the crash has become part clearinghouse, part home away from home, but mostly a comfort to the families and victims of the church bus crash .

Author: 0 Anti-Islamic law, Muslim demonstrators gather in Connecticut

Demonstrations against Islamic law Saturday in cities across the U.S. drew counter-protests by people who said they stoked unfounded fears and a distorted view of the religion. Things I don't support, I don't think any American supports". Rally participants and a handful of counter-protesters appeared Saturday in Atlanta's Piedmont Park.

Author: 0 Grothman backs Trump pulling out of Paris Climate Accord

All things considered, it was probably the latter. But the agreement leaves it up to each nation how exactly to meet that goal. "We remain deeply committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in our vehicles and our facilities", Ford said in a statement.

Author: 0 Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

The change was unlikely to significantly quell unrest within the party. Victoria Honeyman, an expert on Labour at the University of Leeds, cautioned that despite the Corbyn surge, many still don't see him as a potential prime minister. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn went on the offensive in an interview with the Daily Mirror on Saturday, vowing to oust Prime Minister Theresa May of the Conservatives "within a matter of days".

Author: 0 Minnesota officer says motorist had hand on gun when shot

A prosecutor has told jurors in OH that the white former police officer who killed a black unarmed motorist should have followed his training, while the defense says the man who was killed should have followed. The charge against the officer requires prosecutors to show Yanez acted recklessly and unreasonably given the situation. " Because I know that the people are not protected against the police ", Reynolds said, according to the Associated Press .

USA IS claims London attacks; more held
Author: 0 IS claims London attacks; more held

In the footage, which was confirmed to be legitimate by the Metropolitan Police Service, a man can be seen fleeing one of the terrorists, who is swinging a knife at him. "What happened, how could he possibly be on a Channel 4 programme and be committing atrocities like this?' That is a question that will need to be answered by MI5, by the police, as the investigation goes on".

USA USGA allows alternates to play practice rounds at Erin Hills
Author: 0 USGA allows alternates to play practice rounds at Erin Hills

But Mickelson still hasn't withdrawn, so he was included in the list of tee times for the first two days of the upcoming major at Erin Hills. "What Erin Hills doesn't have is history yet", Davis said. Meanwhile, Erin Hills will be set up at 7,693 yards and will play to a par of 36-36-72. Johnson, who shipped the U.S. Open trophy back to the USGA a couple of weeks ago, will try to become the first player since Curtis Strange in 1989 to successfully defend his title.

USA Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question
Author: 0 Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a speech at the White House in Washington D.C., capital of the United States , on June 1, 2017. Speaking the day after Comey delivered a scathing indictment of the president at the Senate Intelligence Committee, the United States president again denied two key claims made by the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director and labelled him a "leaker".

Author: 0 CCTV shows London terrorists being shot dead by police

His mother said her son used to show her videos of Syria and wanted to go "because it was a place where you could live according to a pure Islam". The 29-year-old man was detained in Newham, east London - the 18th person to be arrest in the inquiry.

USA Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on Comey
Author: 0 Trump declares 'total vindication' in tweet on Comey

Earlier in the week the president had been spoiling for a fight with Comey, but he was persuaded by Kasowitz and his senior aides to stay cool and lie low, according to about a dozen White House officials and other Republicans close to Trump, some of whom spoke only on the condition of anonymity to discuss internal strategy.

USA MLB Predictions: Will Rockies continue to own Cubs? 6/9/17
Author: 0 MLB Predictions: Will Rockies continue to own Cubs? 6/9/17

Blackmon is batting.336 overall and has hit safely in 23 of his past 26 games for an average of.398 over that span. The Rockies got those runs right back, though, on an nearly equally as unlikely a series of events. The blast also put him back into second place in Major League Baseball in RBI, passing teammate Mark Reynolds , now with 52. The Cubs pulled to within one on some of that pesky offense we were talking about earlier against Chris Rusin in the fifth.

USA Special Olympics of NJ opens annual Summer Games
Author: 0 Special Olympics of NJ opens annual Summer Games

He was a little hoarse afterward. They've trained all year for this moment, and now it's time for us to cheer them on. The run and walk start at 10:30 a.m. SCV Sheriff's Station deputies join the 2017 Torch Run. He said it's an honor for the city to play host. We wish we could get more kids to do it, but there's only so much you can do during summer break when everybody wants to get out of town.