Author: 0 3 men found shot dead at East Texas vehicle dealership

Two bounty hunters and a fugitive killed in a gun battle at a Texas vehicle dealership fired 20 times in six seconds as video from the scene shows the investigators trying to keep the suspect's gun away from him. Police said a scuffle ensued as Hutchinson tried to pick up the gun. That's when all three men pulled out guns. "We were told they were federal agents, so we didn't ask them to leave", said dealership owner Rick Ford.

Author: 0 NM student tripped up at national spelling bee

Follow Karen Larsen on Twitter for the latest updates from the Bee. The final round, televised on ESPN in prime time Thursday night, will crown the champion. Meet the youngest-ever National Spelling Bee contestant: She's 6! To follow the spelling bee results on social media, use the hashtag #spellingbee on Twitter or follow the National Spelling Bee on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

Local European leaders: climate change deal can't be renegotiated
Author: 0 European leaders: climate change deal can't be renegotiated

Macron called Trump's decision not to honor the agreement a "mistake". Catherine McKenna was responding to news that the U.S.is pulling out of the landmark 190-country agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, although the president says the U.S.is willing to try to negotiate its re-entry, under better terms.

Local Police say they have killed Philippine casino gunman
Author: 0 Police say they have killed Philippine casino gunman

PNP-National Capital Region spokesman Chief Inspector Kimberly Molitas said in a statement that the gunman has been identified and relayed news that some people may have died due to suffocation. Authorities said earlier they believed robbery was the motive for the attack at the Resorts World Manila , which sent people fleeing into the streets during the night, with dozens suffering minor injuries during the stampede.

Local Trump's big handsome, fantastic visit
Author: 0 Trump's big handsome, fantastic visit

TRUMP: There are those who present a false choice. Trump and his hosts will reasonably claim it as a big win. Mr. Abbas reiterated to Mr. Trump "our commitment to cooperate with you in order to make peace and forge a historic peace deal" and to become partners with the US against terrorism.

Local Family of Saudi Wahhabism founder disowns Qatar emir amid tensions
Author: 0 Family of Saudi Wahhabism founder disowns Qatar emir amid tensions

Saudi Arabia is an absolute monarchy, where every position of power is appointed by either the king or other members of the Al Saud royal family from which the nation derives its name. The emir of Qatar will reportedly make an official state visit to Kuwait next Wednesday, in the first summit-level visit since tensions flared over Qatar's perceived proximity to Tehran .

Local Men used blowtorch to break into ATM, police say
Author: 0 Men used blowtorch to break into ATM, police say

John Dickson, the executive VP and COO of Coastal Community Bank, said the suspects did not escape with any money and that the bank experienced another break-in by masked thieves trying to access the cash deposit box a few weeks ago. Damage has been estimated at more than $35,000 for the burnt cash, broken ATM and building repairs. Police named Eli Steen and Jason Kovar, both 31-year-old Everett residents, as suspects in the case.

Author: 0 Weather.com trolls Trump's climate decision

Now, the USA may fall further from that goal. Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama , enacted the deal without U.S. Senate ratification. Countries like China, and other developing nations, are still going to pump carbon into the atmosphere and they will gladly watch us damage our economy and put ourselves at a competitive disadvantage.

Author: 0 California sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee with "marocain"

The 12 year-old spelled " marocain " - a ribbed crepe fabric used in women's clothing - correctly to win the Bee with authority. She barely reacted to her victory before she was bear-hugged by her father, who had sprinted onto the stage. Daniel Chen , an eighth-grader at Loving Savior Lutheran School in Chino Hills, made it past the first round of the finals, correctly spelling "perinephric".

Author: 0 Game 1 Golden State Warriors vs Cleveland Cavaliers

The Warriors are a great team on both ends of the court. Whatever got said in the Golden State locker room at halftime worked. It also has nothing to do with the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry coming from Davidson and Charlotte or Carolina's James Michael McAdoo trying to win his second National Basketball Association title with the Dubs.

Local Trump very pleased with his communication team: WH
Author: 0 Trump very pleased with his communication team: WH

Second, the idea of using only Russian communications equipment for the proposed dialogue suggests the Trump administration had something to hide from US intelligence agencies. But numerous people close to the president and his team are expecting further changes this time. Spicer said the "common thread" of his overseas sojourn was terrorism and national security.

Local Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1
Author: 0 Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1

Clemente Mercado is married to a relative of one of the missing workers. None of the workers have been identified. Richards said as of Thursday night the cause of the explosion is still unclear, and investigators will work the next couple of days to determine the cause.

Local Death to enemies of US… court rant of supremacist accused of murder
Author: 0 Death to enemies of US… court rant of supremacist accused of murder

He was charged with two counts of aggravated murder , one count of attempted aggravated murder, first-degree assault , three counts of unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of second-degree intimidation, according to the initial charging document filed in court by the Multnomah County District Attorney's Office.

Author: 0 The Paris pact and US' impact

Climate Interactive, which tracks global emissions and pledges, estimates that if U.S. doesn't reach its Paris Accord goal, which it won't if it pulled out, an additional 0.3 degrees Celsius will be added to global warming by the end of the century.

Author: 0 The Spell Is Broken for Indiana's Top Bee Competitors

A Chesterfield student is getting an "A+" for her efforts at the 90th Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee near Washington DC. She also earn points on a preliminary test Tuesday consisting of 24 written spelling and multiple-choice vocabulary items divided into four sections.

Local Family of suspect in Portland stabbing offers condolences
Author: 0 Family of suspect in Portland stabbing offers condolences

Jeremy Joseph Christian , 35, was booked on charges of 2 counts of aggravated murder , attempted murder, 2 counts of intimidation in the second degree and felon in possession of a restricted weapon. Christian served prison time after holding up employees at a convenience store with a gun in 2002, court records show. Police said they'll examine what appears to be Christian's extremist ideology, including social media posts indicating an affinity for Nazis and political violence.

Local Delaware offering weekend of license-free fishing
Author: 0 Delaware offering weekend of license-free fishing

Randy Oplinger says even experienced anglers should mark June 10 on their calendars. The day and week are annual events in Tennessee and are great opportunities to introduce children to the enjoyment and excitement of a day on the water catching fish.

Author: 0 Recruiting proves difficult as Trump weighs staff shake-up

During an appearance on Wednesday's Fox & Friends, Lewandowski was asked if he would go back to working for Trump amid the communications shake-up - with possibly more to come - and resignation of communications director Michael Dubke on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Train stabbing survivor says don't focus on him

Those involved in the confrontation could not get into the courtroom because all the seats were taken. Online crowdfunding efforts for families of the Portland victims, meanwhile, sprung up after the grisly attacks - with one from the Muslim Educational Trust and Celebrate Mercy raising more than $460,000 after exceeding its $60,000 goal within five hours.

Author: 0 Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

It said Comey would testify in an open session at 10 a.m., followed by a closed session. Representatives of the committee would not comment on the report. Trump on Thursday backed Nunes' efforts to investigate actions by US security and other officials who had served under previous President Barack Obama.

Author: 0 Jury Selection Begins In Yanez Trial

The evidence in Yanez's case is different, but a common theme in the prosecution of officers nationwide is that jurors are reluctant to punish officers for doing a unsafe job, said local law professor Joseph Daly, who has arbitrated police firings and discipline cases across the country.

Author: 0 A look at the damage of Illinois' 3-year budget impasse

Gov. Bruce Rauner , accompanied by Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno and House Republican Leader Jim Durkin at a press conference in his office at the Capitol, accused Democrats in the General Assembly of "dereliction of duty" for not having a balanced budget to vote on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Springfield, Ill .

Author: 0 Texas Tribune talks final day of legislative session

Abbott has said previously he's hesitant to drag legislators back to work over any issue, but he's also bucked other GOP governors in supporting legislation that could impose transgender restroom restrictions. They urged abandoning the bathroom bill . Many Hollywood actors and music stars have suggested state boycotts, and the National Football League and NBA have expressed concerns about it passing - even though Houston successfully hosted this year's Super Bowl.

Local Russia Meddling Probe Expands To Trump's Personal Attorney
Author: 0 Russia Meddling Probe Expands To Trump's Personal Attorney

President Trump sought yet again to shrug off the ongoing investigation into Russian election meddling, only to have speculation intensify as his former national security adviser agreed to turn over documents to a Senate committee and his personal attorney was hit with a subpoena from a House panel.

Local United States to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord
Author: 0 United States to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

How that helps American workers is a mystery. He said the USA will begin negotiations to re-enter the Paris Agreement "on terms that are fair to the United States". If that happens, efforts to slow global warming will be fatally wounded. Trump said that he would begin negotiations to re-enter the agreement or establish "an entirely new transaction" to get a better deal for the U.S.

Local Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest
Author: 0 Portland mayor asks federal government to revoke permit for 'alt-right' protest

That rally is an anti-Sharia Law rally that is set for cities across the US. "There is never a place for bigotry or hatred in our community, and especially not now". "He was just telling us that we basically weren't anything and that we should kill ourselves". He said they will instead march in Seattle. "That's our main goal right now".

Author: 0 Exiting Paris, Trump leaves deal shaped by U.S. priorities

While President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he was pulling the U.S. out of the landmark Paris climate agreement, it will take until the day after the next presidential election for the United States to fully exit the pact. Pruitt is said to have pushed conservative and industry voices to come out strongly against Paris. But while Trump intends to halt all participation in Paris, officially withdrawing from the agreement will take years due to the legal structure and language ...

Author: 0 White House Communications Director Resigns Amid Rumors Of Staff Changes

A top White House communications staffer has resigned as President Donald Trump considers a major staff overhaul amid intensifying inquiries into his campaign's dealings with Russian Federation. "I did not know Mike Dubke before he came on as communications director, did not know him well", Ms Conway said. Deputy Chief of Staff Katie Walsh left the White House in March and, according to two sources with direct knowledge, Walsh will be consulting for an outside group that aims to ...

Local Trump's Communications Director Departs After Just Three Months
Author: 0 Trump's Communications Director Departs After Just Three Months

In what comes as an apparent continuation of the drama in the Trump administration against the backdrop of the FBI investigation into alleged links to Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, Mr. Spicer's response? Citing a tweet by a BBC reporter that erroneously reported that the President was not wearing an earpiece to hear the translation of remarks made by Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni.

Author: 0 Debate dates unsettled with weeks left in Georgia House race

In the last week , both Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel have found that, when you're in the middle of a nationalized campaign for Congress, you can find yourself at the mercy of every loose cannon from your party's side of the ledger. Cobb and DeKalb counties also plan to hold Saturday voting hours from 9 a.m.to 4 p.m. on June 10. Eastern. Six hours later, Griffin released a short video apologizing for the photo and promising to scrap any future use of it.

Author: 0 Ex-FBI director to testify as soon as next week

On several occasions, Comey reportedly wrote that Trump either asked for his loyalty or pressed him to drop the investigation into his disgraced National Security Advisor Michael Flynn . The Senate's main inquiry is the nature of Comey's encounters with President Donald Trump and whether Comey took contemporaneous notes of their meetings, as reported in the media.

Local Lewandowski Warns Republicans: Get on Trump Train or Lose Next Election
Author: 0 Lewandowski Warns Republicans: Get on Trump Train or Lose Next Election

Nelson Dollar, R-Wake, the chief budget writer in the House. The editorial examines two recent government documents: the House Republican health care bill and Trump's budget. The House and the Senate must then negotiate a compromise budget to adopt by the end of the month. The Republican-led Senate voted 14-9 along party lines Wednesday afternoon to accept the plan crafted by its Finance Committee, opening the door to further amendments from the floor.

Local Brian Bowen enrolls at Louisville for summer school
Author: 0 Brian Bowen enrolls at Louisville for summer school

Saturday about where he'll play his college basketball next season. Heightening the suspicion that Louisville will be his choice is the fact that a search of the school's student directory reveals that a Brian Bowen has enrolled . "It's about that time", Bowen tweeted. Bowen was once thought of as a sure-thing to Michigan State. Then it was Arizona until starting wings Allonzo Trier and Rawle Alkins chose to return to school.

Local Portland mayor asks feds to stop 'alt-right' rallies
Author: 0 Portland mayor asks feds to stop 'alt-right' rallies

Jeremy Joseph Christian is accused of stabbing to death Ricky Best, 53, and Taliesin Namkai-Meche, 23. Micah David-Cole Fletcher, 21, was also stabbed but survived. In the Facebook post , Presler lamented what he said were shameful comments by Wheeler about the rally and the group behind it. Presler took issue with Wheeler's description of the group behind the rally as "alt-right".

Author: 0 Light rail slayings suspect to appear in court

Portland train stabbing suspect Jeremy Joseph Christian , 35, is seen in this police mugshot. That was the final message of one of the men killed Friday after police said he confronted a man shouting racist hate speech on a commuter train.

Author: 0 Should 'Can't Be Trusted' Jared Kushner Be Stripped Of Security Clearance?

After he returned from Europe, the president also disparaged White House leaks and "fake news" from the media in a series of tweets, apparently in response to a number of damaging news stories last week, including the Kushner report . "Any channel of communication, back or otherwise, with a country like Russian Federation is a good thing ", Kelly said. Kushner, married to Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, has been said to have a close relationship with the president.

Local National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4
Author: 0 National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

Paimagam thanked the announcer and the audience applauded. She gets more than $40,000 in cash and prizes. Still seeming unsure, she gave it a go. The dreaded bell for a misspelling rang in answer. "I´m disappointed because I was debating between two spellings", said Schaff of Lake Forest, Illinois. "If it were, I might have chosen to work even harder at spelling and vocabulary, but I'm glad that I've also worked at other things, too".

Local Amazon to launch sortation center in Mobile County
Author: 0 Amazon to launch sortation center in Mobile County

Amazon also has area fulfillment centers in Edgerton and Lenexa. "It will create hundreds of new full-time jobs", Robinson said, with staffers handling large items such as big-screen TVs, lawn mowers and kayaks. The company says employees will receive competitive hourly wages and benefits. "The City of Jefferson welcomes Amazon to the wonderful family of companies doing business in Jefferson and Jackson County", said Jefferson Mayor Roy Plott.

Local Argentine golf great De Vicenzo dies at 94
Author: 0 Argentine golf great De Vicenzo dies at 94

De Vicenzo won more than 232 professional tournaments in his career, a lot of them in his homeland, and his victory at Royal Liverpool in 1967 at the age of 44 was the highlight as he pipped Nicklaus to victory by two shots. He represented his country, he represented the game of golf. "He was very, very well thought of and liked and respected in Argentina, and around the world of golf".

Local US successfully tests ICBM system
Author: 0 US successfully tests ICBM system

This week's successful ICBM intercept test by the United States sends a clear message to North Korea that the U.S.is capable of shooting down any oncoming missile from the communist nation, a senator said Wednesday. A simulated attack intercontinental ballistic missile was sacked from a tiny island in the Pacific. The goal of having a reliable defense against long-range missiles has taken on added urgency with North Korea's vow to threaten the USA with a nuclear-armed missile.

Author: 0 Amid Allegations, Kushner's Position Is Safe, Author Says

Thursday: NBC News reported that Kushner is a subject of particular scrutiny in the FBI's ongoing Russian Federation probe. Now, according to the New York Times , the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional investigators are said to be probing what was said during Mr Kushner's 30-minute meeting with Mr Gorkov, chairman of the state-owned Vnesheconombank and an associate of President Putin .

Author: 0 Trump addresses explosion in Philippines

Resorts World Manila has four hotels, with three more under construction, restaurants, a shopping mall and a performing arts theatre. He said the man then fired again at a stock room containing gambling chips and filled a backpack with them.

Author: 0 Trump's Decision on the Paris Climate Accords

The letter from GOP leadership last week said Trump's goal for rolling back regulations under Obama's Clean Power Plan was limited as long as the USA remains in the Paris climate change deal. "This means Americans have caused a large fraction of the warming". Speaking in New York, Mr Guterres said if any country doubted the need for the 2015 Paris climate accord , then other countries must "stay the course".

Local Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court
Author: 0 Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court

His recorded statements in the police vehicle were revealed in an affidavit released Tuesday. Leave this country if you hate our freedom. Two of them died. People react outside the courthouse during the arraignment of Jeremy Joseph Christian , a 35-year-old convicted felon and the suspect in a fatal stabbing spree on a Portland .

Local 1 dead, several hurt after explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant
Author: 0 1 dead, several hurt after explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant

According to information released by the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, the explosion occurred at Didion Milling facility at approximately 11:00 p.m. Recovery crews searched a mountain of debris on Thursday following a fatal explosion at the corn mill plant, which injured about a dozen people and leveled parts of the sprawling facility in southern Wisconsin , authorities said.

Author: 0 White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), had promised in a letter on Friday that the White House would comply with a request from the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) to provide information on which former lobbyists are working in the administration.

Author: 0 Deadly Explosion at Corn Milling Plant Rocks Wisconsin Town

Williams said he was told the explosion took place in the mill and not the adjacent ethanol plant, also owned by Didion . The Columbia County Sheriff's Office confirmed that at least one person died and two remain missing in the explosion, during a news conference on Thursday morning.

Author: 0 Trump's Speech On Paris Climate Agreement Withdrawal, Annotated

Trump's controversial decision deals a blow to one of Obama's legacy accomplishments. Trump is expected to announce that the U. USA supporters of the pact said any pullout by Trump would show that the United States can no longer be trusted to follow through on worldwide commitments.