Local Parker: With Trump, as with the Corleones, loyalty is all
Author: 0 Parker: With Trump, as with the Corleones, loyalty is all

The White House is reportedly considering other changes, like fewer on-camera briefings. White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington , Tuesday, May 30, 2017 . Former State Department official Dan Fried, who was quoted in Yahoo's story , later clarified to CNN that he did not have first-hand knowledge that the Trump administration would attempt to unilaterally relax Russian Federation sanctions but did reach out to some ...

Author: 0 Canadian 'impacted' by London terror attack

A spokesman of the British counter-terrorism police said the arrests were made following a raid on a block of flats in Barking. Trump responded with a tweet, "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is "no reason to be alarmed!" Three men then got out of the vehicle with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market until they were shot dead by police.

Author: 0 Notre Dame University Students Protest Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

One student wore a rainbow cape, while a number of others who walked out in protest had decorated their graduation caps with rainbow flags. Valedictorian C.J. They advised students on how to protest: 'Walk away from Pence quietly, in confidence, with your head up high, taking your time . So they had made a decision to invited Pence instead.

Local How to Get Free Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Friday
Author: 0 How to Get Free Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Friday

Guests at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts can choose one free donut from the entire menu on Friday, June 2. Dunkin' Donuts are celebrating the day as well, by offering a free classic doughnut with any beverage purchase today. LaMar's Donuts: The midwest-based chain is offering a golden ticket to customers for free doughnuts - print or show it on your phone to get a treat.

Author: 0 Wisconsin Mill Explosion Had Precedence

Block, who was a mill operator, was found early Thursday morning while Goodenow, who operated a forklift, was found Thursday night, according to Derrick Clark, Didion's vice president of operations. For instance, facilities must make sure that fuel like propane or natural gas that feeds gas dryer that dries the grain doesn't accumulate where a dust cloud is located or a gas explosion could occur, he said.

Author: 0 All options on the table as state budget talks continue

People from across the state including an unemployed disabled couple, a nurse, students and a World War II veteran, joined the Fair Economy Illinois coalition's March to Springfield to call for a budget that supports low-income families, students, the elderly and others who have borne the brunt of Illinois' historic two-year budget impasse.

Local 3 top Penn State officials get jail time related to Sandusky case
Author: 0 3 top Penn State officials get jail time related to Sandusky case

He was found guilty in March of one misdemeanor count of endangering the welfare of a child. The judge said he was not convinced that Spanier was "totally responsible" for the failure to report Sandusky to authorities, noting that he had relied on the judgment of the other two men.

Local NC State works overtime for 7-6 win over IN in NCAA
Author: 0 NC State works overtime for 7-6 win over IN in NCAA

After a solo shot to right-center field in the 3rd inning from Pompey, the Cats tied it at 2-2 where the score would remain until a triple from Evan Mendoza in the 5th inning that scored two runs. The Hoosiers fell to NC State in their NCAA opener, after twelve innings, 7-6. The Hoosiers scored five runs in the bottom of the ninth inning before the Cats closed it out.

Local Kathy Griffin: Trump family is trying to ruin me
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin: Trump family is trying to ruin me

Donald Jr. tried to go after Jennings through his publisher: "Good point, you would think that in this day & age [simonandschuster] would have an issue with one of their children's authors bullying a kid". Trump said in tweet about the image that " Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself ". As the fallout over her controversial Trump photo continues, Griffin was even fired by CNN .

Author: 0 EPA head Scott Pruitt defends exit from Paris climate pact

Noting the announced intention to renegotiate the modalities for U.S. participation, the UNFCC said, "In this regard, it stands ready to engage in dialogue with the United States government regarding implications of this announcement". "Both China and India look set to overachieve their Paris Agreement climate pledges", says the Climate Action Tracker report; so much so that the two nations' emissions reductions could "significantly outweigh" any negative effects on emissions ...

Author: 0 Trial Of Cop Who Killed Philando Castile Kicks Off

She calmly explained what had taken place, saying they had been pulled over for a broken tail light. Protests over Castile's death shut down highways in the Minneapolis-St. He is charged with second-degree manslaughter, which is punishable by up to 10 years in prison. "At the end of the day, what everyone's going to be able to say is it was a good and fair trial", Traub said.

Author: 0 Paris climate pact didn't hold India, China accountable on Carbon dioxide emissions

President Donald Trump believes that withdrawing from the Paris climate change deal will mean great things for the American economy. The World Meteorological Organization estimated that USA withdrawal from the emissions-cutting accord could add 0.3 degrees Celsius to global temperatures by the end of the century in a worst-case scenario.

Local Ananya Vinay, Indian-origin student, wins Scripps National Spelling Bee 2017
Author: 0 Ananya Vinay, Indian-origin student, wins Scripps National Spelling Bee 2017

Vinay, a Fresno , California , native, showed off her confidence the entire way through the finals rounds of the famed competition, only showing emotion via a huge smile when confetti rained down on her. Thankfully, we've now returned to ensuring one of two children is really sad, as the 2017 Spelling Bee had a single victor, no tiebreaker rounds needed.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Shows Trump the Right Way to Respond to Terror

Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , Coldplay , Robbie Williams, Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus , Take That, Usher, the Black Eyed Peas , Little Mix and One Direction's Niall Horan are all expected to take part. Ellison said armed police officers will be at the gates and inside the venue. "There will be additional security checks taking place and everyone will be searched, including bags", Shewan said in a statement .

Local Trump climate deal: U.S. can fulfil pledges, says Michael Bloomberg
Author: 0 Trump climate deal: U.S. can fulfil pledges, says Michael Bloomberg

On Thursday, Trump announced the USA would withdraw from the worldwide agreement in a speech in the Rose Garden. China, the European Union and India, which along with the U.S. However, organizers also say their primary goals include getting an independent commission established for the Russian Federation investigations, keeping the public as informed as possible and getting Congress to demand that Trump release his tax returns.

Author: 0 Officials say Trump may not try to block Comey's testimony

A member of the Senate intelligence committee says "we've seen no smoking gun at this point" regarding collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government during the 2016 USA presidential election. Another main goal for the hearing on Capitol Hill is for Comey to clarify exactly what was said in his conversations with Trump, said Warner. Susan Collins, a Republican on the Intelligence Committee, said she also wants to understand "the tone, the exact words that were spoken" between ...

Author: 0 Texas Senate attaches voucher plan to school finance fix

Over the weekend, the Texas Senate voted to pass a measure previously approved by the House that allows adoption and child placement agencies to turn away prospective parents based on a caseworker's personal religious beliefs. "We're big boys and girls, and we can certainly understand the realities of life around here", said Jim Keffer, a former GOP state representative whom the Texas Association of Business brought on board in March to focus on issues including discriminatory legislation.

Author: 0 Texas Capitol News Includes Return Of Former Governor Perry

Gov. Dan Patrick on the usage of public restrooms in school and government buildings in Texas. Amid threats of a special legislative session over the " bathroom bill ", the Texas House on May 21 approved a proposal that would keep transgender students from using school bathrooms that match their gender identity.

Author: 0 A Texas Republican called ICE on protesters. Then lawmakers started to scuffle

Rinaldi has posted his version of events on his Facebook page but Cortez said he and Rodriguez both clearly heard what Rinaldi said to Nevarez: "I'll put a bullet in your head". Got no use for him. "God bless him", Nevárez‏ said. "We were just on the floor talking about the SB4 protests, and [state Rep.] Matt Rinaldi came up to us and made it a point to say, 'I called (ICE) on all of them".

Author: 0 London Mayor Calls Attackers Cowardly Terrorists, Trump Attacks Him

Police say three men drove a van over London Bridge just before 10 p.m. Saturday and struck pedestrians before crashing the vehicle outside a pub. The assault unfolded over a few terrifying minutes Saturday, starting when a van veered off the road and barreled into pedestrians on busy London Bridge.

Local Vote Labour to stop independence referendum - Gordon Brown
Author: 0 Vote Labour to stop independence referendum - Gordon Brown

Willie Rennie will use a campaign visit to East Dunbartonshire on Sunday to say they will "sweep the SNP out" and stop another divisive independence referendum. The Scottish Labour leader, Kezia Dugdale, said Jeremy Corbyn, the UK Labour leader, had "100% refuted any idea of a deal, coalition or pact with the SNP".

Author: 0 London Bridge: Donald Trump blasts 'political correctness' after attack

The van mounted the sidewalk on the bridge and struck pedestrians. "It knocked loads of people down. If I can get them to come to the main road then the police can stop them, they can obviously shoot them". Armed Police officer looks through his weapon on London Bridge as police are dealt with a suspected terrorist incident at London Bridge. The incident happened on a warm Saturday night in a busy area full of bars and restaurants.

Local Video shows successful missile-intercept test over Pacific
Author: 0 Video shows successful missile-intercept test over Pacific

The successful $ 244 million endeavor on Tuesday marked the first live-fire test of us defenses against an intercontinental ballistic missile , according to the Pentagon . The test was believed to be an important milestone for the country's defense program, which could be what stands between an incoming North Korean strike and the US, as tensions between the two countries are reportedly rising.

Author: 0 Trudeau says Canadian was one of 7 killed in London terror attack

They asked Londoners to "remain calm but be alert and vigilant". Forty-eight people, including two police officers, were treated at hospitals. "There is no reason to be alarmed by this". "All Americans stand in solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom". Authorities said 21 people remained in critical condition Sunday after a rampage at the iconic London Bridge and a nearby market that left seven dead and dozens more injured.

Local Man drives through Rock 'n' Roll Marathon posts prompting police chase
Author: 0 Man drives through Rock 'n' Roll Marathon posts prompting police chase

Thompson said, "It's unbelievable to me that people are making such a deal about this". My son Brenny and I went for eight miles the other day. Her world record may seem incredible, but Harriette Thompson brushes off the praise, "So many young people say 'I'm running just because of you, '" she says, "I think, well I'm glad I'm good for something!" Thompson, a former concert pianist , already staked claim to being the oldest woman ever to complete a full marathon; in 2015, she crossed ...

Author: 0 A night of terror in London

Armed police descend an escalator at the foot of the Shard outside London Bridge station, Sunday June 4, 2017 , near the scene of Saturday night's terrorist incident on London Bridge and at Borough Market. In response to the attack, Prime Minister Theresa May vowed a tougher response to the Islamic extremism that has inspired terrorism across Western Europe.

Author: 0 Greensboro mayor joins environmental effort with other United States city leaders

After the USA withdrawal from the Paris deal sparked pledges of money and solidarity, Figueres said via Twitter on Friday, "Thank you Trump ". "Does the president believe today that climate change is a hoax? ". He's received awards as a businessman in that regard. The decision has no direct impact on major US regulations on power plants and vehicle rules now aimed at reducing carbon emissions, although those are now under review by Trump as well.

Local Locals to partake in fish without a license day
Author: 0 Locals to partake in fish without a license day

Governor Rick Scott announced that June 3 and 4 will be a license-free saltwater fishing weekend, and June 10 and 11 will be a license-free freshwater fishing weekend for Florida residents and visitors. According to the FWC website , "free fishing days provide an excellent opportunity for parents who don't yet have licenses to take youth fishing, or avid anglers to introduce a friend to fishing without having to purchase a license".

Local United States climate pact pullout could add 0.3 degrees of warming
Author: 0 United States climate pact pullout could add 0.3 degrees of warming

However, things changed drastically when the President Trump Withdrew US form the Paris Climate Accord . It was unclear however whether he was criticizing Trump or May when he said in a tweet: "Instead of handholding, I'll work for a sustainable future for our planet", to which he attached a picture of May and Trump holding hands at the White House .

Local Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify next week in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify next week in Russian Federation probe

Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, and their businesses. The subpoenas require both Flynn and Cohen to testify before the committee, as well as turn over personal documents and business records. Sessions' recommendation to Trump, critics said , was a violation of his recusal. A spokesman for Republicans on the Intelligence Committee declined to comment on whether the panel made any unmasking requests.

Author: 0 London Bridge Attack Kills 1 in 'Major Police Incident' (Updating)

May said. Pictures posted on social media of one of the raids showed police surrounding some of the suspects as they lay face-down on the ground outside the block of flats. Earlier this week, the Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to immediately reinstate its ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries and refugees from anywhere in the world.

Author: 0 Kathleen Parker: Kushner remains in White House family

Kushner's attorney said her client is willing to talk to the Federal Bureau of Investigation if asked about his meeting with Gorkov, as well as separate meetings with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Dubke confirmed the reports. "Health officials worry that the holy month of Ramadan, which began Friday night and brings Muslims together in prayer and festivities, will accelerate the spread of the highly infectious and potentially deadly disease, which is plaguing the close-knit Somali ...

Author: 0 House Russia Investigation Issues Seven Subpoenas, Including Flynn and Trump's Personal Lawyer

Subpoenas were approved Wednesday for Flynn and his company , Flynn Intel Group, and Cohen, and his firm, Michael D. Cohen & Associates. The House intelligence committee said May 31, it is issuing subpoenas for President Donald Trumps former national security adviser and his personal lawyer, Cohen, as well as their businesses as part of its investigation into Russian activities during last year's election.

Author: 0 What was Jared Kushner thinking?

President Donald Trump praised his son-in-law Jared Kushner for the work he has done in the White House amid Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny of Kushner's contacts with Russian Federation and rumors of tension in their relationship.

Author: 0 White House Communications Director Quits, Sean Spicer Still Has A Job

After estimating how much worse Trump appears to be than Nixon, ethics-wise, Dean said things will likely get worse. The Washington Post is reporting that Trump's son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner , asked for a direct channel to Moscow that would circumvent US communications procedures.

Author: 0 The joys of keeping politics in the family

According to The New York Times , Kushner had more than one meeting with the ambassador during and after the last presidential campaign. Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts .

Author: 0 Ex-Penn State president will serve 2-month jail sentence

Prosecutors didn't recommend sentences for ex-athletic director Tim Curley and ex-vice president Gary Schultz . Spanier plans to appeal a child endangerment charge the other two pleaded guilty to. "Spanier's sentence should make it loud and clear that the protection of the welfare of Pennsylvania's children should never take a back seat to the reputation of one man ever again", Shapiro said in the memorandum.

Author: 0 LeBron James Responds To Racial Slur Spraypainted On His Los Angeles Home

While the country has come a long way in reversing the racism over the past 62 years, James said he feels there is still much room for growth. National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James has condemned hate in America after his LA home was vandalised with racist graffiti.

Author: 0 Elon Musk Quits Trump's Councils in Protest Over the Paris Agreement Pullout

The Democratic governors of Rhode Island and CT also announced Friday that they would join the state climate alliance. "We are deeply disappointed by the recent shift in climate policy". "I reaffirm clearly that the Paris Agreement remains irreversible and will be implemented not just by France but by all the other nations", Macron vowed.

Author: 0 Four police officers injured in London terror attack

He added that the explosives and canisters seen strapped to the vests of some of the suspects were established to have been hoaxes. As so often in such serious situations, the police responded with great courage and great speed. Things need to change, and they need to change in 4 important ways. The attackers "had no clue what they were doing". The first was the fight against the "evil ideology" inspiring the repeated attacks, which she called a perversion of Islam and of the truth.

Author: 0 Cavs try to adjust on both ends of court

Despite a blowout loss for the Cavaliers in Game 1 , Rihanna was heard defending LeBron James , who she views as "The King". To do so though, they'll have to consider the following. We know what LeBron brings to the table. "It's not just setting the tone", Irving said. In addition, it drew 1,546,600 unique viewers, up 54 percent from a year ago and there were a total of 79,860,000 minutes streamed, up 43 percent.

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

Putin said on Friday during a panel discussion at St. Petersburg's economic forum, adding, "It was necessary to apologize to the people and vow not to make such mistakes in the future". Can you imagine something like that? Could you imagine something like that? While Clinton replied that he " didn't mind ", the rest of the American delegation became visibly nervous, Putin went on to say, smiling.

Local Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton told to 'move on' from her loss

Clinton's scathing tweet was clearly a reference to the now-infamous " covfefe " tweet Trump sent out earlier in the week. To back out, she said, would be "throwing out the economic opportunities that being part of the Paris agreement provide for the United States".