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Author: 0 Miller not happy with Thomas breaking his US Open record

Koepka is playing with Tommy Fleetwood , one group ahead of Harman and Justin Thomas . And yet, Thomas won't even walk to the first tee box Sunday with the lead. Englishman Paul Casey who had a share of the overnight lead, crashed down the leaderboard with a triple bogey to sit six off the pace with nine to play.

Author: 0 Diana Taurasi Breaks WNBA's Scoring Record

Tamika Catchings, who played for the Indiana Fever throughout her entire 15-season career, is the only other player in WNBA history aside from Taurasi and Thompson to surpass the 7,000-point mark. She returned last season and shot a career-low from the field and played the fewest average minutes of her career, but managed to average 23.6 points per game during the playoffs.

Author: 0 Deputy AG acknowledges he may need to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

President Donald Trump fired off tweets Friday morning attacking the special counsel's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, and apparently, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Former U.S. Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-GA) addresses the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland, Feb.

Author: 0 Woman who urged friend to kill himself found guilty of manslaughter

Judge Moniz may have set a risky precedent with his decision, said longtime Quincy, Mass. attorney Bob Harnais. "Mr. Roy's death is a awful tragedy, but it is not a reason to stretch the boundaries of our criminal laws or abandon the protections of our constitution".

Author: 0 You need to see this powerful statement by Philando Castile's mother

St. Paul police estimated over 2,000 people attended the protest march , which was overall peaceful. Most dispersed, but troopers arrested 18. Meanwhile, St. After handing over his insurance card, Castile told him, "Sir, I do have to tell you, I do have a firearm on me". He said the jury sympathizes with the Castile family.

Local 1-year-old Keiria Marie Trent taken from home Sunday
Author: 0 1-year-old Keiria Marie Trent taken from home Sunday

Sunday and left in a 2006 black Saturn Ion with red rims and OH plate GUF5050. He is possibly armed and unsafe and threatening suicide. Authorities described the toddler as 3 feet tall, weighing 30 pounds, with blond hair and blue eyes. According to the official alert, the child was being watched by her sister at a home in the 100 block of North 11th Street in Newark. So far it's unclear how Trent knows the toddler.

Local Congress members rethink their security after baseball field shooting
Author: 0 Congress members rethink their security after baseball field shooting

The U.S. Capitol Police said Hodgkinson used a 9 mm handgun and a 7.62-caliber rifle in the shooting , and traces run by investigators showed he evidently acquired the weapons legally. He led a House floor Democratic sit-in a year ago when Republicans refused to consider gun control legislation. The JumboTron showed a fan with a sign "Scalise Strong!" The game is now poised for what could become an attendance record.

Local Hawaii Rebels Against Trump On Paris Climate Accord
Author: 0 Hawaii Rebels Against Trump On Paris Climate Accord

This decision comes less than a week after President Donald Trump announced the USA would withdraw from the agreement, alleging it imposed unfair environmental standards on American businesses and workers. North Korea wasn't the only body politic to criticize Trump for his decision to pull out of the agreement. "But that's temporary", the California governor said.

Author: 0 Critics fear Justice Dept. Deputy Attorney General could be sacked next

In a tweet Friday, Mr. Trump wrote: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" The facts of whether Trump had already made a decision to fire Comey before getting Rosenstein to write the memo justifying the firing are unclear and at least partially contested.

Author: 0 Senate Democrats weigh blockade to protest GOP health care plan

For all the criticism Republicans heaped on the process by which Democrats pushed through President Barack Obama's signature health care bill - without a single Republican vote -the public for the most part knew what was in the bill, and public hearings were held for more than a year.

Local Trump to visit Wisconsin to fill skills gap
Author: 0 Trump to visit Wisconsin to fill skills gap

Trump said the executive order will "be removing federal restrictions that have prevented many different industries from creating apprenticeship programs". The idea is popular in Europe but has been slow to catch on in the United States, partly because businesses balk at the cost and some students feel that career training carries a second-class stigma.

Author: 0 California mayor hopes local has winning ticket

The winning ticket was sold at Marietta Liquor & Deli, the California Lottery said in a statement . No one has come forward to claim the bounty yet - 8 a.m. The lucky numbers are 20-26-32-38-58, and the Powerball number is 3. This year started out tough for Alberre and his father because the father is suffering from pulmonary fibrosis lung disease.

Author: 0 Harman leads, Thomas ties record

Thomas is tied with Brooks Koepka at 11-under. The hard walk that Erin Hills presents, which he pointed out earlier this week, was wearing on his body. Harman, who had begun the day in a four-way tie for the lead, carded a five-under-par 67 which included six birdies and one bogey. The ball landed on the front of the green just soft enough that it rolled out 8 feet by the hole.

Local Duncan's name on list found on shooter's body
Author: 0 Duncan's name on list found on shooter's body

Hodgkinson previously resided in the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, where he worked as a home inspector. Sanders swiftly responded to the reports , saying he was "sickened" by what he called a " despicable act ". "There's no way of knowing what his motivation was". Hodgkinson, was shot by police and later died of his wounds. Congressman Steve Scalise , the most seriously wounded, is in critical condition following several surgeries.

Author: 0 Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Mueller Unless 'Lawful and Appropriate'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein made his second appearance before a Congressional body on Tuesday when he answered questions from the House Appropriations Committee. "With respect to this subject, only the president or his attorneys are authorized to comment", he continued. Rosenstein's letter critical of Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation served as the Trump White House's first reasoning for firing Comey - though Trump later undercut that ...

Author: 0 Another police shooting acquittal worries black gun owners

Anthony police officer who fatally shot Philando Castille. The incident, one of several deaths of black men and boys shot by U.S. police, sparked outrage and protests in St Paul. Lines were set up well away from the protesters on the freeway and police waited them out. By about 8:30 p.m. they were back in Loring Park, and the crowd was beginning to thin out in the rain.

Author: 0 Claire McCaskill blasts Republicans for secret, back-door Trumpcare bill

Several members of the Senate Republican leadership said Monday they expect there will be a vote on a health care bill, even if the tense negotiations underway now to find consensus in the Republican conference are unsuccessful and leaders are unable to forge an agreement that can pass.

Local Portugal lowers forest fire death toll to 61
Author: 0 Portugal lowers forest fire death toll to 61

The death toll initially stood at 25 in the early morning and the updated figure was given by public broadcaster RTP, citing Interior Ministry official Jorge Gomes. "We are most likely facing the biggest tragedy of human life that we have known", he said. Smoke covers the IC8 motorway during the forest fire near Pedrogao Grande , in central Portugal.

Local U.S. congressman Scalise still in critical condition - hospital
Author: 0 U.S. congressman Scalise still in critical condition - hospital

The two Congressional Baseball Team managers, Republican Rep. Joe Barton of Texas and Democratic Rep. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania, told reporters on Wednesday that lawmakers would still host the game as planned. Sava said Friday that there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's body. Once it has lodged in bone or muscle, "it's not going to do anything".

Author: 0 Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition, able to speak to family

Scalise was shot Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, . Richmond, who plays for the Democratic team, said he had visited the hospital twice and planned to go again before Thursday night's game at Nationals Park.

Author: 0 Trump attorney says president not under investigation

A source close to Trump's outside legal team, speaking anonymously, had said Friday the president was talking about the Post report . "Let me be clear here", Sekulow said (via The Hill ). Wallace came back with, "You just said, sir that he is being investigated". Senator Marco Rubio , who lost the Republican primary election to Trump, called for a "full and credible investigation".

Author: 0 Lawyer says Trump not under investigation

When Wallace noted that Sekulow had just admitted Trump was under investigation , Sekulow accused the host of trying to "re-phrase" his words - prompting Wallace to say "the tape will speak for itself". "I don't believe it's going to happen", said Rubio on CNN's " State of the Union ". "If we want to put all this behind us, let's find out what happened, put it out there, and let's not undermine the credibility of the investigation, and so my view on it is that is the best thing that could ...

Author: 0 Jury still deliberating in case of officer who shot Castile

Anthony police officer who shot Philando Castile to death in July. Yanez fired repeatedly at Castile , testifying later he though the man was reaching for a gun. Despite the acquittal , the city where Yanez works nearly immediately announced plans to dismiss him. The failure to reach a quick verdict reflects the infrequent convictions of police officers.

Local Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners
Author: 0 Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners

No information is available on causalities at the moment. French troops are supporting Malian government forces, while the violence has made the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the country the deadliest in the world. Al-Qaeda's North African wing claimed responsibility for that attack. "Attacks could be indiscriminate, including in places visited by foreigners".

Author: 0 Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation And Blames His Own Justice Department

Who is Trump referring to? Was the Rosenstein memo the reason Comey was sacked? Mr Trump did not identify who "the man" was but appeared to be questioning the integrity of Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein - the Justice Department's number two official who appointed Mr Mueller on May 17 and wrote a memo to Mr Trump that was critical of Mr Comey's performance after the former director was sacked.

Author: 0 Trump blasts special counsel probe as "Witch Hunt"

Rosenstein didn't provide specific examples of what he might've been referring to. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein wrote a memo the White House used to justify the firing of the ex-FBI chief. 3 person in the Department of Justice - she's been acting as the associate attorney general for less than a month. During a June 13 hearing, Rosenstein specifically was asked by Sen.

Local Scalise Shooter Had List of at Least 6 GOP Lawmakers' Names
Author: 0 Scalise Shooter Had List of at Least 6 GOP Lawmakers' Names

Rep. Steve Scalise , the congressman wounded this week by a left-wing zealot gunman, is now in serious condition and is showing signs of improvement, doctors said in an update Saturday afternoon released by the congressman's office. "The congressman's status remains critical", Jack Sava , director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Centre. Congressional shooter James Hodgkinson had in his pocket a list containing the names of three Republican congressmen when he was shot, according ...

Author: 0 Gov't report: Health care deductibles higher under GOP bill

They found that while all states could face challenges making up the funding changes, Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, South Carolina, Texas, and West Virginia would likely be most affected.

Local Gunman went to Republican baseball practice with a list of names
Author: 0 Gunman went to Republican baseball practice with a list of names

The president made his comments as he spoke in Miami to announce a new policy on Cuba. President Donald Trump says that wounded Congressman Steve Scalise's condition is more hard than people first realized. Bailey received a hero's welcome from a record crowd of almost 25,000 at Thursday's game when he threw out the first pitch, and Barth also showed up for the game, walking with crutches.

Local Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K theft
Author: 0 Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K theft

Ventura County sheriff's deputies arrested the three suspects Wednesday after serving search warrants at their workplace, a Mission Produce facility on Dufau Road, and their homes. "Everybody loves avocados ", said sergeant John Franchi from the Sherriff's office. "They are in demand". A trio of California men were arrested this week after allegedly stealing $300,000 worth of avocados .

Author: 0 Was House health care bill 'mean?' HHS secretary won't say

McConnell has proposed preserving protections for people with preexisting medical conditions in the current law, which the House bill does not do. Moves to build centrist backing include a longer phase-out of the enhanced federal funds for Medicaid expansion.

Local Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller
Author: 0 Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller

Testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee Tuesday morning , Rosenstein was asked to respond to a claim from President Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy that Trump was considering firing Robert Mueller . A White House official stressed that Ruddy "speaks for himself", not the Trump administration . Ruddy opined that he thinks firing Mueller "would be a very significant mistake", but, as he always does, stood by to defend Trump , saying he didn't think there was ...

Author: 0 Trump administration backtrack: Obama's Dreamers will stay

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration said Friday it still has not decided the fate of a program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation, despite a statement a day earlier that the program will continue.

Local Nurse wounded in shooting at Florida hospital; 1 arrested
Author: 0 Nurse wounded in shooting at Florida hospital; 1 arrested

Riordan said the man grabbed a trooper's gun and fired. "A struggle ensued, and a division firearm was discharged by the perpetrator", said Pat Riordan, FHP spokesman. At the hospital, troopers attempted to arrest him on a charge of failure to obey a lawful order. Three troopers suffered minor injuries while struggling with the suspect.

Local Congressional Baseball Gunman Had List of GOP Lawmakers' Names
Author: 0 Congressional Baseball Gunman Had List of GOP Lawmakers' Names

They were in good spirits despite the heat and humidity as they prepared for the congressional baseball match that pits Republicans against Democrats. "Our thoughts and prayers are with him". Sue, who is employed by a tax firm, said she had been working very long hours during the first quarter of the year and knew very little about what her husband was doing at that time .

Author: 0 Trump considering 'terminating' Robert Mueller, friend says

The comments come amid increasing frustration at the White House and among Trump supporters that the investigation will overshadow the president's agenda for months to come - a prospect that has Democrats salivating. "Director Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence that he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately", Rosenstein said. Mueller and former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey worked closely for years in the George W.

Author: 0 Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence

While no one knew how a judge would rule prior to today, there was no doubt that Carter instructed Roy to commit suicide , and the proceedings included blown-up projections of her texts on courtroom screens. Carter's lawyers, meanwhile, countered that the messages were protected free speech and that Roy had a history of depression and tried to kill himself during a previous suicide attempt.

Author: 0 Schumer calls for all-senators meeting on health care

Moderate GOP senators have been pushing to ease those efforts. The Democratic senator said he is hosting the hearing because GOP leaders have been crafting a bill "in secret with no public input or oversight". Tom MacArthur, R-N.J. By the way, we now know what President Donald Trump really thinks of the House bill. If the senators thought most Americans would like their bill, they would be showing it to us.

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Author: 0 Alexandria shooter's wife: "I can't wrap my head around it"

Capitol Police. The man who shot USA congressman Steve Scalise and others at a congressional baseball practice earlier this week had with him a piece of paper with doodles and the names of three lawmakers, according to a person familiar with the case.

Author: 0 Yanez protesters shut down I-94 in St. Paul

Yanez testified that Castile was reaching for his gun despite his commands not to pull it out. "I'm mad as hell right now", Valerie Castile told reporters after the verdict. "You call yourself a good cop, but you see one of your colleagues beating somebody", she said . The officer asked Castile not to pull out the handgun.

Author: 0 Russia says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba

President Donald #trump announced a rollback in Obama-era #Cuba policies at a rally in Little Havana, Miami Friday afternoon. British travellers hoping to combine the U.S. The self-directed, individual travel permitted by the Obama administration will be prohibited. And the US government will police other trips to ensure travelers are pursuing a "full-time schedule of educational exchange activities".

Local Shooter James Hodgkinson went to GOP baseball practice with list of names
Author: 0 Shooter James Hodgkinson went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

Steve Scalise and several others has been identified Hodgkinson. "I never saw him get mad when people were talking good, bad or ugly about any of the political parties", Euille told The Associated Press . Sue Hodgkinson , the accused gunman's wife, told reporters Thursday she was shocked by her husband's actions, saying, "I can't believe he did this".

Author: 0 Hodgkinson Wife: 'I'm Sorry He Did This'

Hodgkinson's wife told ABC News that he had been living in Alexandria, Virginia, the location of the shooting , for the past two months. "[James] was home all day long and he just wanted a break", she said . Sue Hodgkinson did respond "probably" when a reporter asked if her husband was "fed up with the system", the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports . We know that he had a criminal record.

Local US Republican House Whip, aides shot in Virginia
Author: 0 US Republican House Whip, aides shot in Virginia

Investigators may get some clues as to Hodgkinson's motivation by talking to family members and others who knew him. Sue Hodgkinson asked for privacy for herself, her daughters and her neighbors. "The. ways they could do that is you've ever been treated by a mental physician or in a mental hospital, or you've been convicted of a felony, or have been convicted of domestic battery", said Wagner.