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Author: 0 Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

The President's words of apparent confirmation come after a week of reports from Washington that his firing of Mr Comey, who was heading up a probe into his former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and his possible ties to the Kremlin, had led the investigation to broaden its scope.

Culture Stock under Discussion: Mattel Inc (MAT)
Author: 0 Stock under Discussion: Mattel Inc (MAT)

Next Financial Group Incorporated holds 0% or 1,054 shares. In 2016 , the toymaker fought declining revenue that fell to $735 million, a 3% year-over-year drop, and losses of $113 million, a 55% increase. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.86%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, May 17th. Mattel, Inc .'s Quick Ratio shows the value of 1.1.

Author: 0 President announces changes to Cuba policy

The White House said any improvement to ties will "depend entirely" on Havana's "willingness to improve the lives of the Cuban people, including through promoting the rule of law, respecting human rights , and taking concrete steps to foster political and economic freedoms".

Author: 0 List of GOP congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

The man who opened fire on Republicans practicing for the Congressional Baseball Game Wednesday morning had a list of names on him at the time, a source confirmed to WTOP . President Donald Trump signed an executive order to expand drilling for oil at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 28, 2017. The FBI is still investigating the case and is looking through Hodgkinson's belongings, including his cellphone, computer and camera.

Author: 0 Britain's Queen Elizabeth visits London fire volunteers as locals plead for answers

The government department in charge of regulating building work - the Department for Communities and Local Government - did not respond to Reuters' questions, including whether such fire barriers were required by law. "I spoke with people who ran from the fire in only the clothes they were wearing", she said in a statement . Elcock, who has lived Grenfell Tower for more than 20 years, said she phoned for help "almost 100 times ".

Author: 0 Brexit talks left hanging as May tries to form alliance

There is technically a deadline for a government to be formed. Jeremy Corbyn , leader of the opposition Labour Party, which saw its parliamentary seats and share of the vote increase, said there could be another election this year or early in 2018 after Thursday's vote produced no clear victor.

Culture Cosby Jury Goes Over Accuser's Testimony During Deliberations
Author: 0 Cosby Jury Goes Over Accuser's Testimony During Deliberations

Mr. Cosby faces three counts of aggravated indecent assault and could face as much as 30 years in prison if convicted. The panel of seven men and five women returned to the jury room in the Montgomery County Courthouse just after 9 a.m.to resume wrestling with a decision that the judge said had left them exhausted the night before.

Culture Trump '100 percent' Willing To Respond To Comey Under Oath
Author: 0 Trump '100 percent' Willing To Respond To Comey Under Oath

Comey also said Trump didn't tell the truth about an FBI investigation into former national security adviser Mike Flynn, who resigned in February over misleading statements he made to Vice-President Mike Pence about his conversations with a Russian diplomat.

Author: 0 Death by text? What's at stake in the Michelle Carter trial

Roy's body was found July 13, 2014, a day after his suicide in his parked truck in a Kmart parking lot in Fairhaven, almost 40 miles from his home. Prosecutors had argued she sent Conrad Roy III , 18, numerous text messages urging him to commit suicide.

Culture Grocery store stocks plummet after Amazon-Whole Foods deal
Author: 0 Grocery store stocks plummet after Amazon-Whole Foods deal

For Amazon , the deal is more about getting a distribution network for groceries, said Michael Pachter, an analyst at Wedbush Securities Inc. Under the terms of the transaction, Whole Foods stores will keep the chain's name, Mackey will stay on as CEO and Whole Foods' heaquarters will remain in Austin, Texas.

Culture Cosby jury ends first day of deliberations without a verdict
Author: 0 Cosby jury ends first day of deliberations without a verdict

They asked if could hear what Cosby said he told accuser Andrea Constand when he gave her pills before engaging in sexual contact. Jurors reviewed more than a dozen passages from a deposition Cosby gave more than a decade ago, hearing excerpts on a wide range of topics, from Cosby's first meeting with Andrea Constand to the night in 2004 she says he drugged and violated her.

Author: 0 2 children shot, injured on Chicago school playground

The girls were shot when someone opened fire on a group of people on the street corner. The girls were hospitalized with non-life-threatening wounds. Police were nearby and tracked down the vehicle - which had been stolen - and detained some suspects, Johnson said. "These little kids out here are out here trying to have an end of the year picnic and they get shot?" Both were transferred to Comer Children's Hospital.

Culture Otto Warmbier's Father Says His Son Was 'Brutalized' in North Korea
Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's Father Says His Son Was 'Brutalized' in North Korea

Otto Warmbier was arrested in January 2016 and charged with " hostile acts " against North Korea over allegedly stealing a political propaganda poster from his hotel. Dr. Daniel Kanter , director of the Neurocritical Care Program, said that his patient had not "engaged in any purposeful movements" and "shows no signs of understanding language or responding to verbal commands".

Culture Kenya Moore weds in Saint Lucia
Author: 0 Kenya Moore weds in Saint Lucia

In her four seasons on the show, she has dated Walter Jackson and Matt Jordan . The reality TV star's 855,000 Instagram followers may have sensed something romantic was up last week when she posted several scenic images from the island.

Author: 0 Amazon Buying Whole Foods In Bold Move Into Brick And Mortar

Amazon .com Inc. will pay $42 per share of Whole Foods Market Inc. Whole Foods, founded in 1978, has struggled to differentiate itself as competitors and has cited pressure from restaurant chains, meal-delivery companies and traditional supermarkets.

Author: 0 Wonder Woman sinks The mummy at North American box office

Other studios have overcome similar challenges. Fans in the domestic market might be longing for the days of Rachel Weisz and Brendan Fraser, but at least the film is outperforming expectations in China and elsewhere. The fifth film in the franchise now sits at a middling $135.8 million domestically although as expected, the worldwide gross is stronger at $528.8 million.

Culture Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial: Jury Deliberates for Third Day
Author: 0 Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial: Jury Deliberates for Third Day

After several days of graphic testimony, the prosecution rested and the defense began its case June 12 but rested in approximately six minutes after calling one witness, Detective Richard Schaffer. For instance, a jury that voted 11 guilty and one not guilty may encourage the prosecution to seek a new trial. During an interview 12 years ago in NY at Cosby's lawyers' office, the comedian told Sargent Schaffer and two other investigators that he and Ms.

Culture Bruce Springsteen playing eight-week run on Broadway this fall
Author: 0 Bruce Springsteen playing eight-week run on Broadway this fall

The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer is expected to play a pared-down version of the shows he usually performs at large venues around the world. Jujamcyn Theaters, the company that owns the Kerr, will reportedly not charge Springsteen rent. The Post goes on to say that this could be the set up for a musical based on his best-selling memoir, Born To Run . Springsteen is best known for his work with the E Street Band.

Author: 0 Lawmakers to still play baseball after shooting

King Alexander. Over social media he had lashed out at Mr Trump and the GOP. The security detail was only there because Scalise was there - plainclothes Capitol Police officers protect senior members of Congress. Beginning at 7:05 p.m. ET/4:05 p.m. PT, the game will be live streamed on Q13FOX.com, the Q13 News app on mobile devices and on the Q13 News Facebook page .

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' with $57.2M at weekend box office

Despite hard start in North America, Universal's The Mummy opened to an incredible $52.2 million in China over the weekend, a career-high launch for Tom Cruise in the country. The movie stars Tom Cruise as a treasure-hunting American soldier who finds himself chosen to be the mate of Ahmanet (Sofia Boutella), a 2000-year-old demon princess who was locked away due to her murderous tendencies.

Author: 0 Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX), Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

It has underperformed by 10.02% the S&P500. Avalon Global Asset Management Llc increased Pvh Corp (PVH) stake by 19.06% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock rose 0.83% or $0.36 reaching $43.52. Therefore 86% are positive. Chevron Corporation had 61 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 1MDB: No contact made by US Department of Justice

However, the firm was not a party in the civil lawsuit and had not been contacted by the DoJ in relation to the matter, 1MDB said. In a statement issued early today, the Prime Minister's Office also noted its concern that there was a motivation that went beyond the objective of seizing assets in the DoJ's latest filing.

Culture DJ Khaled Drops 'Wild Thoughts' Video Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
Author: 0 DJ Khaled Drops 'Wild Thoughts' Video Featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller

Shot in Miami's Little Hiati and directed by Colin Tiley, the visual is saturated in red and blue hues. RIHANNA is showing off her thick figure in DJ Khaled's new music video. #GRATEFUL ." Wild Thoughts is the most recent cut off DJ Khaled's upcoming album, which will release on June 23". Grateful also includes the singles Shining - featuring Beyoncé and Jay Z, and his Drake collaboration To the Max .

Culture Women and girls help 'Wonder Woman' break office record
Author: 0 Women and girls help 'Wonder Woman' break office record

Priyanka Chopra 's Hollywood debut Baywatch gave Gal Gadot's superhero movie , Wonder Woman , a hard competition at the Indian box office in their first weekend. " Wonder Woman ", which starred Gal Gadot and Chris Pine, grossed a total of $223 million in worldwide sales. Wonder Woman debuted this past weekend to rave reviews, and even more impressive box office earnings.

Culture Where to find free donuts on National Donut Day
Author: 0 Where to find free donuts on National Donut Day

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is celebrating National Doughnut Day the best way - your way. Friday, June 2 is National Doughnut Day - the ideal excuse to indulge in buttery-sugary-goodness. Doughnut Lounge , 4117 Pennsylvania Ave., offers a free glazed or old-fashioned doughnut with any purchase. Cumberland Farms: Free donut with drink purchase until 10 a.m.

Author: 0 Berger repeats at St. Jude Classic

Berger emerged from the pack by shooting a 4-under-par 66 at at TPC Southwind to become the fourth player to successfully defend his title in the event, the first since David Toms in 2003-04. 12 - which included a shot into the water - knocked him out of contention. CAMBRIDGE, Ontario - Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand won the Manulife LPGA Classic on Sunday with a birdie on the first playoff hole to beat American Lexi Thompson and South Korea's In Gee Chun.

Culture Bat-Signal at LA City Hall honors Adam West
Author: 0 Bat-Signal at LA City Hall honors Adam West

Adam West taught us each one of us had a heart of gold. "There will never be a Batman like Adam West and there will never be another Adam West". Los Angeles has become Gotham City as the Bat-Signal glows at City Hall. Batman is often referred to as the Dark Knight, but West's children said in a statement that he aspired to positivity and always saw himself as "The Bright Knight".

Author: 0 IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi 'killed in Russian airstrike'

The ministry said the strike came as IS leaders gathered to discuss the group's withdrawal from Raqqa, the group's de facto capital. If true, it could be a major development in the war against the Islamic State Group. Alexei Pushkov, the head of the committee for information policies at the upper house of the Russian parliament tweeted that "if confirmed, al-Baghdadi's death will be a powerful blow to the IS".

Author: 0 Cavaliers return to Cleveland after NBA Finals

The Warriors also responded to Business Insider's request from comment, saying, "Today is all about celebrating our championship". "I've always told myself, if you feel like you put in the work and you leave it out on the floor, then you can always push forward and not look backwards", LeBron James told reporters after the game.

Culture Emmy Rossum horrified by bikini request
Author: 0 Emmy Rossum horrified by bikini request

Macy . "Well, when your contract is up ..." When Adlon pointed out that we see Rossum's body "all the time" thanks to her role as Fiona on " Shameless ", the actress responded, "He wanted to know if I was fat now". I was really upset that he even asked me because this is a grown man. However, the director needs to see that the actress isn't fat, so he needs her to come into the office wearing a bathing suit.

Author: 0 US Student Released from N.Korea Suffered 'Severe Neurological Injury'

Such cessation of breathing could be triggered by several things, including intoxication or a traumatic injury. The Department of State previous year wrote that at least 16 Americans have been detained in North Korea . The university student had been on a tourist trip when he was arrested and sentenced to 15 years hard labor, a punishment the USA decried as far out of proportion to his alleged crime, accusing the North of using him as a political pawn.

Culture NSA Leaker Winner Will Plead Not Guilty
Author: 0 NSA Leaker Winner Will Plead Not Guilty

In February, in the wake of Trump issuing his ban on travelers from several Muslim majority nations, she said: "the most unsafe entry to this country was the orange fascist we let into the white house". Victor received the Air Force Commendation Medal in 2016, which is for members who have "distinguished themselves by meritorious achievement and service".

Culture Cars 3 Movie Review
Author: 0 Cars 3 Movie Review

At first, I thought this was inconsequential because the film doesn't spend much time worrying about him aside from the early goings, but then I remembered that Chick Hicks, the villain from the first Cars , was also inconsequential but still an interesting character .

Author: 0 Congressional Baseball Game raising money for Capitol Police fund

Before the game started, Democrats and Republicans huddled in the outfield for a group prayer. Five people who were playing baseball were hospitalized, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. Officials at the hospital said the bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, causing severe bleeding and injuring internal organs. "I am hopeful that maybe we will see more of that in the future".

Author: 0 Didn't even really talk to him: Putin on Flynn

Then, when Kelly asked whether he has a file of information on President Trump , Putin was just as incredulous. "They can be in Russian Federation, in Asia ... Although they chatted a bit, he said, he was unaware Flynn had been a government official until after he left. "I don't know about this proposal". There has been no final decision as to whether Mr Trump would invoke executive privilege, and the matter remains under discussion, according to two administration officials.

Culture London tower fire death toll expected to grow beyond 12
Author: 0 London tower fire death toll expected to grow beyond 12

Now the death toll stands at 17, a figure which will rise significantly, and the latest figures from NHS England show that 24 people are still being treated in hospitals across London , of whom 12 remain in critical care. The firm behind the work said the project met all required building regulations. May is expected to meet victims of the blaze who are being treated in hospital, but faces more criticism for choosing a "controlled environment".

Author: 0 Donald Trump: Steve Scalise 'in some trouble' after baseball field shooting

The bullet struck Scalise in the hip, and traveled across his body, shattering bones and passing through internal organs, causing major internal bleeding. Addressing Mr Scalise, republican John Lewis said: "You are not alone". A former congressional aide was hospitalized. "We would not be here if it weren't for the incident", said Bill Hirzy, a retired EPA official who lives on Capitol Hill.

Culture Jewish stars, directors and shows clean up at Tonys
Author: 0 Jewish stars, directors and shows clean up at Tonys

The lie spirals out of control, once news of Connor and Evan's fake friendship makes its way around the school, and culminates in an assembly honoring Connor's memory, called The Connor Project. The show won Best Musical , and Pasek and Paul won Best Score. The musical won four Tonys, including best musical revivla and Bette Midler taking home her first statuette as best actress in a musical .

Author: 0 Wife of Nik Wallenda set for Niagara Falls aerial stunt

She even got the chance to do some acrobatic tricks and hung upside down by her toes . Niagara County and the city of Niagara Falls each set aside $35,000 to help fund the stunt, and the Seneca Gaming Corp., the event's lead sponsor, gave $50,000, reported the Buffalo News .

Author: 0 SMACK CHECK: Tracking McGregor-Mayweather talk through fight

But Mayweather has earned a reputation as one of the savviest fighters in the history of boxing, silencing more explosive opponents like Pacquiao with his astute technical approach. In May, White said that the two agreed to a fight , and they were waiting to finalize the terms. McGregor , the Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight champion, agreed to the fight last month, but negotiations over Mayweather's terms had been considered more hard.

Culture Fugitive polygamist Mormon sect leader arrested in South Dakota
Author: 0 Fugitive polygamist Mormon sect leader arrested in South Dakota

Jeffs did not resist arrest, and confirmed his identity to arresting officers, Barnhart said. Barnhart said it is unclear if Jeffs spent any time there. A man on the FBI's Most Wanted List has been arrested in Minnehaha County. FILE - This Jan. 21, 2015, file photo, Lyle Jeffs leaves the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City.

Culture At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict
Author: 0 At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict

Bill Cosby , center, accompanied by his lawyer Brian McMonagle, walks from the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial in Norristown, Pa., Thursday, June 15, 2017. His defense team appears to have successfully created reasonable doubt for at least one juror , enough reasonable doubt to deadlock the jury. But Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele disputed McMonagle's contention.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn to introduce Run the Jewels on Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury

He added: "He's got something new and precious, and people are excited about it". The Labour leader was booked to appear at Glastonbury past year, but cancelled his appearance following the Brexit outcome. RTJ's Killer Mike voiced his support for Corbyn while performing at London's Field Day festival earlier this month. "It's great to see somebody who's engaging young people so much", she beamed.

Culture Congressman Scalise remains in critical condition
Author: 0 Congressman Scalise remains in critical condition

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remained in critical condition Thursday evening after undergoing a second surgery to deal with internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg following the shootout at an Alexandria, Va., baseball field, the hospital said.