Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey estimates that the number of fake accounts on their platform is closer to 5% . A report from a third-party service called Twitter Audit shows that more than half of those following the president's account are suspected of being fake or automated (although BuzzFeed notes that the site's methodology for detecting fakes is not foolproof).
As he sat in the back of a police patrol vehicle, court documents say Christian lamented "That's what liberalism gets you". This is America. Get out if you don't like free speech. Namkai-Meche's mother wrote that her son and Best witnessed injustice when they saw the two passengers being harassed and did not hesitate to confront the bully.
She was later charged with manslaughter in the death of Crutcher and her trial ended this week with the jury finding her not guilty. "I have four grandchildren that are at home that has lost their daddy". Recent of deaths of unarmed Black men killed by the police in the United State had sparked a national debate over racial bias in law enforcement and prompted calls for more police accountability.
Almost 200 nations, including the United States under President Barack Obama's administration, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change. A US pullout would be disappointing but the European Union stands ready to take global leadership on the issue, European Commission Vice President Maros Sefcovic said in Brussels.
After the death, the Times notes, a spokesperson for the office of Bronx district attorney Darcel D. Clark confirmed that Barry had been indicted and would appear in court in the Bronx at 3 p.m. "This is an absolute disgrace", said Sergeants Benevolent Association President Ed Mullins said in a statement today as news of the indictment spread.
Officer Jeronimo Yanez was charged with second-degree manslaughter in the killing of Philando Castile . In a May 5 interview with prosecutors, Reynolds said that she purchased marijuana and that Castile did not smoke any of it before the shooting .
The mother of a 23-year-old Portland man who police say was stabbed to death as he shielded two young women from a man's anti-Muslim tirade on a light-rail train is making an emotional appeal to President Trump. In a letter to Trump , Asha Deliverance said her son Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche and two other men acted did not hesitate to confront the bully because the two female passengers were being harassed.
Today and tomorrow, we eagerly cheer them on, and we invite the community to join us in showing support for our hardworking and talented tri-county spellers. Not that it's a competition, but seven states have words with less than five letters. Buhlman's mother, Allison Buhlman, said she has always enjoyed spelling, as well, so it's been wonderful connecting with her daughter over a shared passion.
In a "State of the VA" report, the physician points to decades of disrepair and bloated bureaucracy. The VA oversees the care for more than 9 million veterans. Shulkin announced that a promised White House hotline for veterans' complaints should be fully operational by August 15. Check out Federal News Radio's latest podcasts.
Competed against him in campaigns", said David Axelrod , ex-adviser to former President Barack Obama , on Twitter . Ailes, who reshaped television news over five decades in the TV and entertainment industry, was 77. A lot of people were really not that sorry to hear the news of Ailes' passing. Ailes, an OH native, began his television career in the early 1960s as a producer at The Mike Douglas Show in Cleveland, and went onto serve as media consultant for several Republican ...
The newest controversy involving President Donald Trump revolves around his son-in-law, Jared Kushner . The president, however, says he has "total confidence" in Kushner , and the White House has sought to minimize the meeting as normal diplomacy .
Friends of the Earth said it would make America the world's "foremost climate villain". "Australia's national interests are best served by U.S. participation in the Paris agreement , consistent with our support for a collective global response to climate change ", cabinet minister Michaelia Cash told a Senate estimates hearing on Wednesday.
US President Donald Trump on Sunday regarded India among the nations that suffered terrorism, according to a report. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Monday cited a lack of protests against President Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia as evidence of a "genuinely good mood" on the first leg of his foreign trip.
Not for the first time , a Donald Trump tweet has lit up the internet. To add to the unfortunate nature of the situation, Trump has decided not to explain himself, which means we need Merriam-Webster to help us out. I propose a new 4chan meme, what do you guys think about Fefe ... Of course, you could always go the logical route, but knowing Trump, logic had nothing to do with this.
One thing isn't in dispute: German companies sold 107 billion euros ($120 billion) worth of goods to USA customers previous year. But on Tuesday, Merkel reiterated Germany's relationship with the U.S.is of "outstanding importance". Speaking to reporters in Berlin , Schulz said Trump was "the destroyer of all Western values", adding that the US president was undermining the peaceful cooperation of nations based on mutual respect and tolerance.
Mudd was referring to last week's Washington Post report that Kushner met in December with the Russian ambassador to the U.S.to discuss establishing a secret communication channel to the Kremlin that could not be monitored by USA intelligence - using Russian facilities.
President Trump has signaled to those close to him that he intends to withdraw the US from the Paris climate agreement , CBS News White House correspondent Major Garrett reports. US House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi has censured President Donald Trump's speech at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit last week, saying the lecture "disrespected our closest allies".
It now presents partisan awkwardness for its relationship to the Trump White House; just Wednesday, he threatened to subpoena a memo from former FBI director James Comey that alleged Trump tried to dissuade him from continuing an investigation into Michael Flynn.
Citing a senior White House official , ABC said the administration is working on how to roll out the decision. "It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media ", the president wrote .
Aides to Trump said he was listening with an open mind to the other leaders' arguments about Paris, but didn't feel obligated to heed their calls to remain within the pact. Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel indicated after that meeting that the USA was no longer a reliable partner to Germany. Trump's expected decision to withdraw was likely to raise further questions about United States credibility overseas.
Destinee Mangum , 16, told CNN affiliate KPTV that she and her friend, who was wearing a hijab, were on the MAX light-rail train Friday when Christian confronted them with several hateful remarks. Please condemn any acts of violence, which result directly from hate speech and hate groups. She said her grandson has stood up to social injustice before.
Emergency crews took Galusha to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. There have been no arrests at this point in the investigation. Authorities said they believe Galusha was stabbed at the Penacook Place Apartment on Pinehurst street, which is located about two miles from where she was found.
Pete Simpson told CBS News that Christian attended a free speech march in April with a baseball bat to confront protesters but the bat was quickly confiscated by officers."He was just telling us that we basically weren't anything and that we should kill ourselves", Mangum recalled of the incident.
The mother of a 23-year-old man stabbed to death on a Portland light-rail train while trying to defend two young women from an anti-Muslim tirade has asked President Trump to encourage Americans to protect and watch out for each other.
Mr Trump, who participated in the annual Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington Ceremony on Monday, is said to be considering a shake-up of the White House administration, with a possible sidelining of press secretary Sean Spicer and other key officials expected in the coming days.
The Mississippi National Guard says this incident is still under investigation. The injured soldiers were flown by military helicopter to the Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, California, where they were listed Tuesday in stable condition.
A Southern Poverty Law Center study past year identified more than 1,500 Confederate symbols on public property, including "monuments and statues; flags; holidays and other observances; and the names of schools, highways, parks, bridges, counties, cities, lakes, dams, roads, military bases, and other public works".
Alyssa Elsman , an 18-year-old from Portage , Michigan, was visiting the city and killed. The crash killed Alyssa Elsman , an 18-year-old tourist from MI, officials said . After she heard the news, Dusek posted a message on Facebook. O'Neill identified the suspect as 26-year-old Richard Rojas , describing him as a USA citizen and former service member with multiple previous DWI arrests.
Experts say there are cheaper options than nuclear power, including natural gas and renewable energy. Three Mile Island's owner, Exelon Corporation, has announced that the site near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania will shut down in 2019, the AP reports.
Mr Gianforte had previously said Mr Jacobs had grabbed his wrist, pulling them both to the ground. Gianforte apologized to Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs for a physical encounter between the two on Wednesday. But the theme of the election shifted Wednesday night when Jacobs walked into Gianforte's office as he was preparing for an interview with Fox News .
Starting Wednesday, for $4.99, UberEats will provide delivery from 92 McDonald's restaurants in the Seattle area. "We're encouraged by the early results". The U.S. market is actually a late entry into McDonald's delivery plans. That's a major advantage, executives said. He said most people could get their food less than 30 minutes after order.
Under the law, jurors can have some knowledge of the case , as long as they can base their verdict exclusively on the evidence at trial, said Douglas Sughrue, a Pittsburgh defense attorney. The defense wanted to be present Constand's civil suit against Cosby in an effort to portray her as motivated by money. Of the 100 potential jurors, 86 said they had read or heard about the case before.
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler urged organisers of a Trump Free Speech Rally scheduled for Sunday in a park to cancel it, saying the event was inappropriate after the stabbings and speculating that it could turn violent. Meche later died at a hospital, police said. Frightened, Mangum and her 17-year-old Muslim friend chose to move to the back of the train when a stranger stepped in to help.
The jury makeup is 17 percent black, higher than the 13 percent black population in Allegheny County . A new pool of about 93 people was brought in and surveyed through a show of hands. "This case is frankly more about gender, celebrity, how women are treated (and) Bill Cosby's credibility". But he has since alienated young blacks with his criticism of their clothes, music and lifestyle.
If you want to see which locations were affected near you, Chipotle has a tool on this page that will help you. Information at risk included credit card numbers, verification codes and cardholder names. For more information, Chipotle can be reached at 888-738-0534 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, and from 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.
House Republicans want to soften the Senate on requiring transgender people to use bathrooms that correspond with the sex listed on their birth certificate. The bill sent to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott includes a measure that federal courts have already blocked in several states a ban on a commonly used second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Radford (27-30) earned an automatic NCAA bid Sunday by winning the Big South tournament. But before we get there, we have to get through the Regional and Super Regional matchups and the 64-team field. If Louisville wins, they will face the victor of OU and Xavier on June 3 at 7 p.m. Last year, 13 of the 16 hosts were from the ACC and SEC. The eight winners of that will head to the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska, June 17-28.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told ABC News Sunday that it was "acceptable" to create secret lines of communications with foreign states. NPR has not independently confirmed the claims made in The Post's story, which cites "U.S.
A group of about 20 people or so gathered outside the courtroom Tuesday and could be heard yelling things like "bigot" and "murderer" throughout the proceedings. Public defender Gregory Scholl has been assigned to Christian's case, Borg said. Lane Borg, the head of the local public defender agency, said the office was "saddened by this tragedy" but urged people to let the justice system take its course.
U.S. President Donald Trump , defending his son-in-law and senior White House advisor Jared Kushner , said that he has "total confidence in him". Republican US Senator Lindsey Graham told CNN he doubted the Kushner reports were accurate. "Secretary Kelly and Gen. McMaster have both discussed that, in general terms.
Kasowitz also demanded a "full and immediate retraction" after the Times published women's claims of sexual assault by Trump. Frank Keating , Richard McFeely, a former top FBI official, and Andrew McCabe , who became acting bureau director after Comey's firing.
The suspect pointed the gun at officers and said "shoot me, shoot me!" said @ChiefJohnMina . No one was injured and no shots were fired during the incident, which occurred in the rental auto area of one of the country's busiest airports, police said.
Unfortunately, after the huge wave of layoffs, we have one more name to add to the list of all those let go by ESPN . National Football League reporter John Clayton - of the famed ponytail debate - was let go by the network as part of their recent layoffs, Sporting News reported on Wednesday.
Trump added in the statement that Kushner was "respected by virtually everyone", and was busy working to help save the country "billions of dollars". Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told ABC News Sunday that it was "acceptable" to create secret lines of communications with foreign states.
The White House's plans for the week remain largely unclear; Trump scrapped a planned trip to Iowa for a rally. Earlier in the day, he blasted the media for numerous leaks coming out of the White House that he believes are made up. Trump and his senior aides have turned in recent days to old campaign hands and friends - including Corey Lewandowski, David Bossie and Chris Ruddy - to potentially help fight back.
However, POLITICO alleges that the U.S. President has in recent days been considering bringing back those who worked for him during his 2016 election campaign. At least one source told CNN that the potentially "derogatory" information was financial in nature, and that Russians may have discussed whether they could use this information to have leverage over members of Trump's team.
Why Blake and an 18-year-old Colorado man sought for robbery were in Torrance on Sunday was unknown, and why they allegedly targeted the senior citizen's home in the 3600 block of Sara Drive night was unclear. A teenager linked to a deadly home invasion in Denver, Colorado, was arrested in Torrance following a similar crime, police said Tuesday. The second suspect fled, and police searched for him for more than an hour, using a scent dog, Harris said.
While there has been little intrigue all season long, a ho-hum regular season and predictable start to the playoffs will soon be a distant memory if the Cavs and Warriors produce a memorable series like past year. " Everybody's excited about it, but it's still kind of business as usual, we're not finished yet type of attitude, which is great ", Warriors forward Draymond Green said.
The Orlando police tweeted saying, "there is no active shooter, no shots fired". Law enforcement cleared the first floor of the airport and shut down the terminal where officers cornered the suspect. Police report the call came in at 7:24 p.m. Travelers posted photos and videos to social media that showed the police presence at the airport. He was screaming, and cops had surrounded him.
At a summit meeting of the G7 group of leading economies over the weekend, Mr Trump refused to join the other six leaders in pledging to implement the Paris accord and said he would announce the U.S. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called on all leaders of government, business, and civil society to back the Paris climate change agreement and take actions to slow down global warming.