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Local Serious crash on I-93 in Londonderry closes part of highway
Author: 0 Serious crash on I-93 in Londonderry closes part of highway

A woman is dead after a auto accident in Londonderry, New Hampshire on Friday evening around 7:15 p.m., according to police. Londonderry Fire said they initially responded to a single-car crash at about 7:17 p.m.at mile marker 15.8. State police ask anyone with information about the accident to call Trooper Ssonko at the Troop B barracks at 603-223-4381. About three hours after this accident, a second crash occurred on I-93 north about one mile south of the first crash scene.

Author: 0 PM Modi meets 16 Governors of Russian Federation

The combative comments come just one day after Kelly met with Putin and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the trio took part in a state dinner at Konstantin Palace in Saint Petersburg. "That is not proof", Putin said, per NBC News . Russia's hopes for better ties with President Donald Trump's administration have been dashed by the congressional and FBI investigations into the Trump campaign's ties with Russian Federation.

Local Co-defendant testifies against minister in church abuse case
Author: 0 Co-defendant testifies against minister in church abuse case

The statement said that Fenner was not beaten, and that witnesses should avoid mentioning anything about sexuality. Covington, 58, has pleaded innocent to one count each of kidnapping and assault. "The church does NOT target members who are gay". "If he would have said stop it would have gotten ten times worse", Cordes testified Friday. She said then-assistant District Attorneys Frank Webster and Chris Back coached them to tell investigators that nothing violent happened that night.

Local The Trump-Russia story - in 198 words
Author: 0 The Trump-Russia story - in 198 words

Trump himself has also reportedly offered up his personal cell phone number to world leaders. Over the weekend, White House National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn - who was the second-in-command at Goldman Sachs before joining the White House - declared the president's economic development deal with Saudi Arabia to be unlike anything he had seen in his 30 years in business.

Local President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'
Author: 0 President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'

On Saturday White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster suggested such communications might be typical, saying the back channel communications the administration has with a number of countries allow for "discreet" communication. "#FakeNews is the enemy!" the U.S. leader wrote, spelling errors and all. It cited only "a source familiar with the matter". The tweets came shortly after Trump's return from his first foreign trip.

Author: 0 White House defends Trump's Saudi speech as 'tough'

The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world after Trump frequently attacked Muslims on the campaign trail previous year and tried to ban many from entering the United States.

Author: 0 White House Still Won't Say Whether Trump Believes Climate Science

As part of a different agreement, the U.S. Conference of Mayors announced yesterday that 29 cities will move to 100 percent clean energy in response to Trump's decision. In hard talks leading up to the December 2015 accord, other countries often yielded to US positions so that the world's biggest economy wouldn't walk away, as it did from the previous climate deal, the Kyoto Protocol.

Local Texas OKs requiring schools to teach sex abuse prevention
Author: 0 Texas OKs requiring schools to teach sex abuse prevention

Greg Abbott who can sign or veto it, or allow it to automatically become law. It now goes to Governor Greg Abbott for his signature. "It's on them. The breakdown comes just three days before the Texas Legislature is set to adjourn until 2019. They watched as Republican Pat McCrory, who signed and defended the North Carolina bill as governor, became the only incumbent governor in the U.S.to lose in the general election past year.

Local California Steps Closer to Single-Payer (ABC 10 Sacramento)
Author: 0 California Steps Closer to Single-Payer (ABC 10 Sacramento)

The California Employment Development Department counts more than 31,000 people in the state who work for medical insurance carriers. Thursday night, Assembly Bill 378 from Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) failed after a long roll call vote that didn't convince skeptical colleagues.

Author: 0 Does Trump Believe In Climate Change? White House Won't Say

Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto responded to Trump's statement with an executive order recommitting the city government to its goals of cutting energy use by half and getting all its energy from renewable sources by 2030. Our nation's leading companies, like Facebook and Apple, have condemned Trump's move as bad for business and bad for the planet. "Most of the big business in America, most of the innovative companies in America made it very clear to (President Trump) before he made ...

Local GOP Sen Burr: Health Care Deal Unlikely This Year
Author: 0 GOP Sen Burr: Health Care Deal Unlikely This Year

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., told a news station Thursday that he does not see "a comprehensive health care plan this year". In addition, the bill will discriminate against older adults by allowing insurance companies to charge them five times more what others pay for the same coverage just due to their age.

Author: 0 Trump Makes America Covfefe Again on 'Full Frontal' With Sam Bee

If you wanted to personalized your NY license plate as " COVFEFE ", you'll have to pick something else. Asked at a briefing whether people should be concerned that the president sent out an incoherent Tweet and left it up for hours, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said: "No".

Author: 0 Trump travel ban: What happens after Supreme Court appeal

Five of the nine justices have to vote "yes" for that to happen. "The decision below departs from those rules , and calls into question the Executive and his authority in a way that warrants this Court's review". The move this week is the latest development in a set of complicated legal proceedings. That would limit the practical impact if the application were granted.

Local Putin praises Trump, says USA spies may have faked hacking evidence
Author: 0 Putin praises Trump, says USA spies may have faked hacking evidence

Petersburg. Facing questions from NBC's Megyn Kelly , who moderated a panel discussion at St. Petersburg's economic forum, Putin said the claims of Russian interference in the USA election contained "nothing concrete, only assumptions". One area where Putin was critical of Trump's policy was regarding the United States president's demand that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members raise their military spending to 2% of GDP.

Author: 0 Afghan government pledges inquiry into violent protest after truck bomb attack

Kabul Police Chief Gen. Hassan Shah Frogh said some of the protesters Friday were carrying guns. Officials say several were killed and wounded in the protests . But in an already tense political climate, the violence underlined the risk of protests exacerbating divisions and resentments between ethnic and political groups within the government camp.

Author: 0 Trump Advises Muslim Countries to Take Lead in Fighting Extremism

That means "standing together against the murder of innocent Muslims, the oppression of women, the persecution of Jews, and the slaughter of Christians", Trump said at the Arab Islamic American Summit. Beyond his Muslim ban proposal and call to surveil United States mosques, Trump also said he was open to creating a database of Muslims in the U.S. - none of which he has disavowed.

Author: 0 Nobody at White House will say whether Trump believes in climate change

Jerry Brown, a founding member of the Alliance. Two post-election surveys conducted by the Yale Program for Climate Communication found that more than two-thirds (69%) of registered voters believed the US should honor the Paris climate agreement-including almost half of Trump voters (47 percent).

Local Orlando International Airport incident: Gunman in custody
Author: 0 Orlando International Airport incident: Gunman in custody

Charges of aggravated assault with a firearm are pending against him. His sentence was a discharge from the Marine base at Twentynine Palms, California and confinement for seven months. Investigators said crisis negotiators convinced Pettigrew to peacefully surrender at about 10 p.m. One officer raised the muzzle of his rifle to get a clear view of Pettigrew but didn't fire because passengers "were running everywhere", the affidavit said.

Author: 0 Trial Set to Begin for Officer in Fatal Shooting

The second motion the defense has filed is that they have learned from a state interview with Diamond Reynolds , Castile's girlfriend, that marijuana was purchased 2-3 hours before the shooting . Castile's uncle calls it racial profiling. "I'm not sure a conviction will result in justice because this will not get (Castile's) life back". "Philando Castile was not resisting or fleeing".

Local Vladimir Putin Tells Megyn Kelly: US Hackers Could Have Framed Russia
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin Tells Megyn Kelly: US Hackers Could Have Framed Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin calls the US probe into alleged Russian meddling and collusion with President trump quote - "hysteria". Earlier this week, Putin for the first time allowed that "patriotically minded" Russian hackers could have been responsible for the hack , but then argued that the cyber-attacks could have been contrived to point the finger at Moscow .

Local Penguins get ready for Game 3
Author: 0 Penguins get ready for Game 3

That kind of shooting success is hard to sustain over 82 games but not impossible considering the firepower the Penguins have in Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel. I think you can take confidence from that. "They're fast, their (defense) are really good at joining the play, creating offense and I think their speed kind of allows them to check and be on pucks quick so that's what we expected to see", said Crosby .

Local Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Push Back Against FBI Russia Probe
Author: 0 Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Push Back Against FBI Russia Probe

The encounter between Rogers and Trump was documented in a contemporaneous memo. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, confirmed the delay of Comey's testimony via Twitter on Monday. "Mr. Chairman, as the president's principal intelligence adviser, I'm fortunate to spend a significant amount of time with the president discussing national security interests and intelligence as it relates to those interests".

Local Explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant kills at least 1
Author: 0 Explosion at Wisconsin corn milling plant kills at least 1

Sheriff Dennis Richards says families are being asked to go to the Cambria Highway Shop at 119 E. Second Street. Recovery crews have been sifting through a mountain of debris. Richards told La Crosse television station WXOW that at least one person was killed and more than a dozen are hurt. Company officials said they are still paying the employees who work at the plant through an insurance policy, and they do plan on rebuilding the facility.

Author: 0 Very close to naming an Federal Bureau of Investigation director: Donald Trump

Mr Lieberman was among four candidates Mr Trump interviewed at the White House on Wednesday. He also took on a cable company he said was leveraging its exclusive territory to muscle into the home security market and stood up for the mentally ill when a homeowners association feared ex-hospital patients would reduce property values.

Author: 0 China vows to stick to Paris pact

Mr Modi declared that "the world needs a strong leadership, which is demonstrated by Chancellor Merkel". Merkel, invoking her background as a scientist and a veteran of more than 20 years of worldwide efforts to protect the planet, noted that it was especially important to help developing nations meet the challenges of global warming.

Local Former Penn State president Graham Spanier sentenced to jail
Author: 0 Former Penn State president Graham Spanier sentenced to jail

On Friday, Judge John Boccabella said : "They ignored the opportunity to put an end to his crimes when they had a chance to do so". At least two months of his sentence must be served in jail. Maybe it's just because I'm in the middle of binge-watching The Keepers , but it seems to me that these guys got off way too lightly and it makes my blood boil.

Author: 0 Spanier, Schultz get 2 months in jail; Curley 3 months

Sandusky was sentenced to life in prison in 2012 after he was found guilty on dozens of charges of child sex abuse. Sandusky is serving 30-to-60 years in prison. Boccabella, who said he was picked for the case because he had no Penn State connections, said incarceration was a necessary deterrent to prevent others from making the same mistake of failing to report suspected abuse.

Author: 0 Former Nebraska-Lincoln chancellor gets jail time in Jerry Sandusky case

All three men were officially charged in 2011 over failing to report a 2001 sexual misconduct charge regarding Sandusky to the police. All three will then be placed under house arrest for the remainder of their sentences. All three were convicted of misdemeanor charges of child endangerment. Spanier plans to appeal, the AP writes. He was convicted of molesting 10 boys over a 15-year-period that started in the 1990s.

Local President Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia sets new tone for global relations
Author: 0 President Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia sets new tone for global relations

On Monday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Trump's recent anti-Iran remarks and rising Iranophebia are aimed at "milking" Saudi Arabia . Drive them out of your communities. "Drive them out, drive them out of this Earth". "And if you both are willing, we're going to make a deal". A lot of money.

Author: 0 Bloomberg says U.S. does not need Washington to fulfil Paris agreement

A top European Union official says the EU and China believe that President Donald Trump made a mistake by pulling the United States out of a landmark worldwide climate agreement. He also called the decision disastrous for the city and said it had made America weaker and the world less safe. But as the Times of India noted Friday, total foreign aid to India amounted to just $3.1 billion in 2015, the year the accord was inked, with us aid to the country weighing in at around $100 ...

Local Trump Reacts To Merkels Comments About The US Under Trumps Presidency
Author: 0 Trump Reacts To Merkels Comments About The US Under Trumps Presidency

Donald Tusk spoke after meeting with visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Brussels. Trump and Merkel "get along very well", Spicer said. In an understatement, United States officials said Trump had changed the way many people were thinking about America's goals and priorities.Far from backing the agreed-upon Paris Agreement on climate change , Trump said instead that the US needed more time to determine whether they were going to abandon it." Europe and the world are facing ...

Author: 0 John Kerry on Paris Pullout: Trump 'Put America Last'

Plank is one of several CEOs to speak out against Trump's decision. "It is so refreshing to have a president who just stands without apology for the American people, for the American economy, and for America's interests in the world first", Pence said, arguing that America's commitment to the Paris accord - which aims to fight global warming by reducing carbon emissions - "put a real burden on our economy and on our people".

Local Portland stabbing suspect said 'that's what liberalism gets you': court papers
Author: 0 Portland stabbing suspect said 'that's what liberalism gets you': court papers

However, he may not get the chance to, as aggravated murder charges carry a maximum penalty of death. The surviving stabbing victim, Micah Fletcher , attended Tuesday's court hearing. Micah Fletcher, who was nearby, got up and stood next to Namkai-Meche. "The Christian Family offer their heartfelt condolences to those men who lost their lives at the hands of their son on May 26, 2017", the statement said.

Author: 0 US House Democratic leader supports early move on debt limit hike

After House passage of its measure, the US bishops "noted the positive aspects" of the bill, including "critical life protections" for the unborn, the letter said, but the measure "contains many serious flaws" the Senate must act to change, it added.

Local Mayor, Governor Vow to Do More on Climate After Paris Accord Withdrawal
Author: 0 Mayor, Governor Vow to Do More on Climate After Paris Accord Withdrawal

Oil prices fell Friday on concern that the US exit from Paris could lead to increased production and a continuation of the glut of crude. The government of one of Africa's largest economies said the decision damaged the rule of law and "trust between nations", adding that the US has a "moral obligation" to support poorer countries in the global effort against climate change.

Local Donald Trump's key levers were with Russian Federation
Author: 0 Donald Trump's key levers were with Russian Federation

Some anonymous "sources" claiming the Russians said they had "derogatory information" on Trump, but those same sources adding that Moscow could've been lying and CNN itself being forced to admit it couldn't verify the allegations? They also said the Russians had financial information they hoped to use against the campaign.

Author: 0 Close aides to Donald Trump subpoenaed over Russian Federation ties

The Trump-Russia investigations, both in relevant congressional committees and within the FBI , have picked up steam over the last few weeks, following Trump's decision to abruptly fire FBI Director James Comey . Interviewed later on the "PBS NewsHour" program, he said there might be a "benign" explanation for Kushner's proposal for a backchannel with Russian Federation, but added, "One wonders if there might be something more nefarious".

Local India 'Committed To Paris Climate Agreement', Despite Donald Trump-led US Exit
Author: 0 India 'Committed To Paris Climate Agreement', Despite Donald Trump-led US Exit

The pictures speak for themselves and show us what he thinks of Trump's decision. Following the United States' withdrawal from the Paris climate accords , Michael Bloomberg is coordinating a group of American governors, mayors, universities and businesses that remain committed to fulfilling the United States' obligations under the deal.

Author: 0 Trump, Gulf heads agree on fighting terrorism

Trump is now in Israel on the second leg of his nine-day trip, with stops in Italy and Belgium to follow. The president received a warm airport welcome from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Palestinians, who viewed Trump's victory with some trepidation, are said to have been pleasantly surprised by Trump's openness during a recent meeting with Abbas in Washington.

Local Aussie killed in San Francisco tourist area after brawl
Author: 0 Aussie killed in San Francisco tourist area after brawl

Two men were detained at the scene and a homicide investigation is now underway. The San Francisco medical examiner has formally identified the deceased as Matthew Bate , a resident of the Northern Territory . The suspects names have not been released, and it is believed no weapons were involved. "This is an open and active investigation", Officer Talkoff said.

Local Paris Accord: PM May under fire for not signing G7 protest
Author: 0 Paris Accord: PM May under fire for not signing G7 protest

Michael Bloomberg , the United Nations special envoy for cities and climate change , at the C40 Mayors Summit in Mexico City on December 1. "Today's decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement underscores how important it is for major USA cities to lead the way and take definitive action to leave a better planet than the one we inherited", Faulconer said .

Author: 0 Vladimir Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote

That's why we pay him", Putin said , according to a translation. "In my opinion, no, it's wrong", he says, adding that in his place he would simply have resigned. Prime Minister Modi further said that India is a responsible nation and seriously considers climate change a threat. "The other team, they made a mistake", Putin said of Democrats.