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Local Matsuyama's final-day charge not good enough
Author: 0 Matsuyama's final-day charge not good enough

When Hideki Matsuyama posted a final-round score of 66 at Erin Hills on Sunday to take the US Open clubhouse lead on 12 under par, the target was set for Brooks Koepka . Congrats Koepka on an wonderful 4 Rounds of Golf at the US Open! "It's unbelievable, I don't really know what to say", he told Sky Sports . I like classic US Open courses but this is different.

Local Manchin: Republican Healthcare Bill 'Devastating' for W.Va.
Author: 0 Manchin: Republican Healthcare Bill 'Devastating' for W.Va.

Senator or member of Congress votes to replace Obamacare with the Republican health care plan, 46 percent of voters say they will be less likely to vote for that person, while 19 percent say they will be more likely and 29 percent say this vote won't matter", the poll underlined .

Local Inmates' quick thinking saves passed out officer
Author: 0 Inmates' quick thinking saves passed out officer

Together the inmates removed the officer's gun belt and bulletproof vest to cool him off, opened his shirt and performed CPR. "When he started breathing, it was just real heavy and real fast", Williams told WXIA-TV in Atlanta. Polk County Sheriff Johnny Moats said: 'That really speaks a lot about my officers too, how they treat these inmates. The Polk Co. Sheriff's Office shared a Facebook post praising the inmates for their heroic actions and also shared pictures of their well-deserved ...

Author: 0 Ralph Northam wins nomination; GOP race too close to call

State Sen. Frank Wagner of Virginia Beach placed a distant third in the GOP race where he was banking on large support from voters in Hampton Roads and in rural parts of the state that never materialized. Stewart came in a close second with 42.5 percent. Last October, he appeared on a show hosted by Mike Cernovich, a member of the pro-Trump, far-right media who has dismissed the existence of date rape.

Local Will Grier cleared to play for West Virginia in season opener
Author: 0 Will Grier cleared to play for West Virginia in season opener

Grier subsequently transferred to West Virginia and sat out the 2016 season because of NCAA transfer rules. He ended up redshirting his freshman year with Florida and saw his first action in 2015 as a backup to Treon Harris. In six games for the Gators in 2015, Grier threw for 1,204 yards and 10 touchdowns. Grier joins redshirt sophomore Chris Chugunov on the Mountaineers' quarterback depth chart.

Local Brooklyn man killed after threesome gone wrong
Author: 0 Brooklyn man killed after threesome gone wrong

The woman reportedly told her boyfriend, who did not participate in the group sex, that she had been raped, but police told the Daily News there were no signs the sex was nonconsensual. "He went to stand up, I don't know if he was gonna try and leave or what, [and] collapsed on the floor", the woman said. "What happened? Oh, my God!' She was going insane", said first-floor tenant Mike Rivera.

Author: 0 Pregnant mother of 4 shot, killed by police in Seattle

Local high school teacher and activist Jesse Hagopian speaks as several dozen people attend a vigil outside the apartment building of Charleena Lyles , a 30-year-old woman who was shot by police after she called them. Usually, only one officer would respond to a standard burglary call like this one, Jamieson told reporters. "It is clear that the "historic reforms" within the Seattle police department , a department with a long record of racially discriminatory violence, have fallen far short ...

Local Crews remove Confederate statue from park in Orlando, Florida
Author: 0 Crews remove Confederate statue from park in Orlando, Florida

The confederate statue will be relocated within the confederate veterans section at the Greenwood Cemetery. The 106-year-old statue, nicknamed "Johnny Reb", was moved from East Central Boulevard and South Magnolia Avenue to the park in 1917 because the monument posed a traffic hazard.

Local Gunman who shot US Congressman had a hit list
Author: 0 Gunman who shot US Congressman had a hit list

Mr Scalise's trauma surgeon said on Friday he could hope to make an "excellent recovery", even he arrived at the hospital at imminent risk of death. The person familiar with the discovery did not disclose the names but said that those listed had been briefed. Two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner, and House Republican aide Zack Barth, were also injured in the shooting.

Local Scalise Upgraded From Critical To Serious Condition
Author: 0 Scalise Upgraded From Critical To Serious Condition

In a statement released on behalf of the House majority whip's family, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Scalise is now in serious condition. Dr. The offices of both senators - Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth - turned over the emails to Capitol Police and declined to offer specifics about their content.

Local Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message
Author: 0 Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message

Scott Applewhite, File). A congressional women's softball team practiced Thursday morning in Alexandria but with a heavy police presence. Aides to Ryan, R-Wis., confirmed the speaker had visited Scalise at the hospital but declined to provide details of the encounter.

Local Gronk's casino bar tab could be of interest to the NFL
Author: 0 Gronk's casino bar tab could be of interest to the NFL

As Charean Williams of ProFootballTalk points out, the National Football League players union made a point at their recent rookie gathering for young players to emulate the tight end in the selling and marketing of themselves. This is where 100k + would go to before that. In fact, Gronk's bill was so high it broke the suggested gratuity calculations at the bottom of the receipt.

Author: 0 Officer in shooting: 'I don't have a taser'

Andre Taylor denounces prosecutor in March, 2017 for refusing to file charges against Seattle police , who killed his brother Che Taylor. Two officers arrived and police say Ms Lyles had a knife. KOMO , a local news station, notes that it's not clear exactly why the police shot Lyles. "Do our lives really matter to them?" he asked. The Seattle Police Department has not confirmed the identities of the officers or their races.

Local 6 killed in 25-vehicle pileup at New Mexico-Arizona line
Author: 0 6 killed in 25-vehicle pileup at New Mexico-Arizona line

Authorities also named Jose Elias Caraveo-Serrano, 30, Susana Carevo, 29, JulissaCarevo, nine months, of Phoenix and Josefina Silva, 47, of Escondido, California. Westbound traffic is stopped at Lordsburg, New Mexico. Police say high winds caused limited visibility from blowing dust. Multiple fatalities and injuries occurred as a result, according to a news release from police.

Local Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to serious from critical
Author: 0 Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to serious from critical

A statement released by the MedStar Washington Hospital Center said Scalise's condition had been upgraded, and that he was now listed as serious, rather than critical. "Doctors are happy with the progress he's made", Scalise's press secretary, Lauren Fine, tells PEOPLE. Bailey was injured from bullet fragments while exchanging fire with the shooter, Fine says.

Local In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China
Author: 0 In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China

The factory won't lose any jobs as a result of the move. The Dearborn automaker said production of the next-generation Focus will begin in the second half of 2019, with most new North American Focus models coming from China initially with with additional variants coming later from from Europe.

Author: 0 Foo Fighters announce new album, Concrete and Gold, due out in September

The band's ninth studio album was recorded at Hollywood's prestigious EastWest studios to house Foo Fighters' "noise and Greg's big brain and all of his sophisticated arrangements and composition". Tickets for the concert go on sale Thursday, June 29. Along with their album announcement, Foo Fighters shared plans of Cal Jam 17 , a one-day festival they've organized that's set to take place October 7 at Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernardino, California.

Author: 0 Cuba Educational Policy Reversal Condemned

Mr. Trump will reinstate travel and commercial restrictions eased by Mr. Obama previous year, during that administration's attempts to obtain additional concessions from the Cuban government . President Donald Trump on Friday shifted from President Barack Obama's policies with the communist country. Under Trump's policy , travel for non-academic educational purposes will be limited to group travel, while individual non-educational travel permitted under the Obama policy will be ...

Local Allegiant Air to begin service at Norfolk International Airport
Author: 0 Allegiant Air to begin service at Norfolk International Airport

A news release from Allegiant Airways shows the flights will go to Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB), St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). If a getaway to the Southwest sounds good to you, low-priced air carrier Allegiant will soon offer a nonstop flight from Indianapolis to Phoenix. The fares are one way and not available on all flights.

Local Sean Spicer says Trump has confidence in Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein
Author: 0 Sean Spicer says Trump has confidence in Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

Our suggestion would be that Mueller decide first whether there is even a shred of evidence to back up the Trump-colluding-with-Russia claim - something that looks increasingly unlikely. In the subsequent furor over Comey's dismissal - largely stoked by Trump's conflicting reasons for firing the director, which first adopted but then parted company with Rosenstein's memo - Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel .

Local Representative Steve Scalise's Condition Improves to
Author: 0 Representative Steve Scalise's Condition Improves to "Serious"

So what does Scalise's absence mean for the majority whip position and House leadership? Steve Scalise , the third-ranking House Republican shot Wednesday on a suburban Washington baseball field, remains in critical condition but has a chance for an "excellent recovery", the chief trauma doctor at a Washington hospital said Friday.

Author: 0 White House Reportedly Working With House GOP to Weaken Russian Sanctions

The House has yet to vote on the measure, which was added as an amendment to a popular bill stiffening sanctions against Iran for that country's recent ballistic missile tests. Several more votes on the bill are scheduled in the Senate in the coming days before it can go to the House of Representatives. However, aides in both the Senate and the House said they expected support for the bill would be strong enough to override a Trump veto if necessary.

Author: 0 CNN sues Department of Justice for Comey memo copies

While FBI Director James Comey told President Trump on three separate occasions that he was not personally under investigation for colluding with Russians in the 2016 election , that's NOT necessarily the case anymore. Mr. Trump's lawyer has accused the Federal Bureau of Investigation of leaking material. The White House confirmed Mr Mueller was among the candidates the president interviewed to replace Mr Comey .

Author: 0 Scalise still critical but improved

Doctors at MedStar Washington Hospital, where Rep. Scalise is being treated, discussed his condition on Friday saying that they believed he would be in the hospital for a considerable amount of time, possibly weeks. "In Washington we have our disagreements, but we all agree that we are here to serve this nation we love and the people who call it home", Trump said.

Local Wisconsin AG 'thrilled' high court to hear case
Author: 0 Wisconsin AG 'thrilled' high court to hear case

States redraw political districts once a decade based on population changes. The briefing period will likely wrap up in September, and arguments could be heard as early as November though the court still has to set a date, said Greenwood. The four liberals would have let it proceed. The ruling was the first on over 30 years that declared district lines to be unconstitutional partisan gerrymandering.

Local Where things stand with Special Counsel Mueller's Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Where things stand with Special Counsel Mueller's Russian Federation probe

The Washington Post reported on June 14 that Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who was appointed after Comey's termination to oversee the Russian Federation investigation, had widened his probe to examine if the President attempted to obstruct justice, or intentionally tamper with investigations surrounding himself or his associates.

Local Risk of severe T-storms with gusty winds, heavy rain
Author: 0 Risk of severe T-storms with gusty winds, heavy rain

Because of those winds, the National Weather Service has issued flash flood watches for a good portion of the state. Residents should be prepared for damaging winds, flash flooding, and frequent lightning. The National Weather Services cautions people in the line of this storm to move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Clouds may hold on a lot longer near New London County, reducing the likelihood of strong storms.

Local Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks
Author: 0 Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

Tam has said he chose to call the band The Slants to reclaim a term some consider a derogatory reference to Asian people's eyes, and wear it as a "badge of pride". And now with The Slants' win at the court, the Redskins team may soon be able to also get its name trademarked as well. If a "substantial composite, although not necessarily a majority, of the referenced group would find the proposed mark.to be disparaging in the context of contemporary attitudes", the trademark could not be ...

Local Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation
Author: 0 Trump attorney says president not under federal investigation

Trump's first full Cabinet meetings are ringing loudly across the political internet as a new age King Lear livestream, a sycophancy competition where grown men and women, billionaires and four star generals fawned on the leader "who's keeping his word to the American people" while the cameras whirred.

Local London mosque attack suspect named by British media
Author: 0 London mosque attack suspect named by British media

The Prime Minister did not initially meet the families of those affected by last week's blaze in Kensington, instead holding a private meeting with the emergency services. Mahmoud called on the incensed worshippers not to commit a sin during the holy fasting month of Ramadan . Owners of the van hire company said they were "shocked and saddened" that one of their vehicles was used in the attack and pledged to help the police with their investigation.

Local Lawmakers differ sharply on Supreme Court decision
Author: 0 Lawmakers differ sharply on Supreme Court decision

While the high court has suggested states can unconstitutionally draw legislative districts primarily to benefit one political party, King said , the point at which states cross the constitutional line has never been specified. Republicans argue they are successful because they run better candidates in a state that is trending Republican. He's often the swing vote, and he was one of the justices who put the lower court ruling on hold Monday.

Author: 0 Seattle police fatally shoot pregnant mother of four Charleena Lyles

When police arrived, they claimed that she displayed a knife, prompting them to open fire. "I could have taken her down". They fired their weapons after seeing Lyles holding a knife. "There's no reason for her to be shot in front of her babies ", Williams told journalists. Officers arrived and went to the fourth floor to meet with the complainant .

Local Republicans shot in anti-Trump gun rampage
Author: 0 Republicans shot in anti-Trump gun rampage

Officer Griner U.S. Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner was shot in the ankle but is in good condition, according to U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa. James T. Hodgkinson raged against Donald Trump and the Republican establishment in a number of social media posts . He died yesterday from gunshot wounds sustained when law enforcement officers engaged him in a shootout at the scene.

Author: 0 Netizens make fun of Jared Kushner's voice

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner listens as Assistant to the President Chris Liddell speaks at the opening session of the White House meeting with technology Chief Executive Officers to mark "technology week", Monday, June 19, 2017 , in the Indian Treat Room of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington.

Author: 0 Supreme Court to hear partisan gerrymandering case

Common Cause and the League of Women Voters have filed separate lawsuits challenging the new maps as partisan gerrymanders , using some of the same legal arguments threaded throughout the Wisconsin case . And in the 2006 case of League of United Latin American Citizens vs. Perry, the court limited a ruling on the 2003 Texas congressional map to a single district, finding that the map had diluted Latino votes in the 23rd Congressional District.

Author: 0 Seattle Police Kill Pregnant Woman Who Called 911 For Help

The same lawyer who took on the fatal Che Taylor shooting case has signed on to represent the family of Charleena Lyles , the woman shot by Seattle police on Sunday. The officers will be placed on paid leave, meaning taxpayers will continue to give them full pay even though they are not working (referred to many, including some dictionaries as "vacation").

Local Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy
Author: 0 Democrats stall Senate work to protest healthcare secrecy

While none of these measures can hold up the bill indefinitely, the Democratic protests will slow down the Senate business and likely bring more attention to the issue. Asked if 20 hours is sufficient time to debate something that will affect one sixth of the United States economy, Burr said: "I believe it is". The Democratic aide said some resolutions will be allowed through, such as a resolution honoring the victims of last week's congressional baseball shooting.

Local Showers and thunderstorms, high near 81 — TODAY'S FORECAST
Author: 0 Showers and thunderstorms, high near 81 — TODAY'S FORECAST

TODAY: Mostly cloudy with a 50% chance of showers or thunderstorms, especially in the morning. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 5 to 13 miles per hour. Thursday night - A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Gauteng: Fine and cool, becoming partly cloudy in places from the afternoon. Southwest wind 3 to 7 miles per hour.

Author: 0 Dems hit secrecy of GOP health care bill, threaten delays

Critics have estimated that the House bill would curtail Medicaid by some Dollars 800 billion, and some Republican senators from states where Medicaid was expanded under Obama have expressed concern about passing legislation that slashes aid to thousands of constituents.

Author: 0 Jay Sekulow: This Is A Manufactured Investigation

That's what palace informers are leaking this week - Trump is said to be "yelling at television sets in the White House over the Mueller probe reportage, fuming at the same man who advised him to fire Comey, annoyed that his big anti-Obama legislative agenda has been backburnered by the Russian Federation investigations and is troubled enough to have appointed yet another outside lawyer to douse the fires licking the main door of the White House".

Local Trump Gets Rare 50 Percent Approval Rating
Author: 0 Trump Gets Rare 50 Percent Approval Rating

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows that 48% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump's job performance . But among Democrats, 90 percent of respondents said Trump lacked honesty and the temperament to be president. Sixty-six percent of Americans said they disapprove of Trump's handling of healthcare.

Author: 0 Who is Trump's new lawyer, Jay Sekulow?

As Salon's Heather Digby Parton points out , Sekulow's wife, brother, sons and sister-in-law "dominate the boards of both organizations" in an arrangement not dissimilar from how Trump ran his business and, to a lesser extent, the White House.

Local Authorities: Teen slain after leaving mosque, man arrested
Author: 0 Authorities: Teen slain after leaving mosque, man arrested

Torres, originally from El Salvador, communicated to the police via a Spanish translator after being detained. Wright told CNN that "detectives didn't receive an indication during their interviews" that the attack was a targeted or racially biased incident.

Local Gingrich: 'No Idea' What Trump Meant By Tweet Appearing To Confirm Probe
Author: 0 Gingrich: 'No Idea' What Trump Meant By Tweet Appearing To Confirm Probe

Gingrich continued: "I don't think they're going to get the president, but they're going to get somebody, and they're going to get him for something". Moreover, Gingrich puts Mueller at the forefront of it. On college campuses, for example, students who support Trump say they have received threats - even death threats, Gingrich said.

Author: 0 Senate Dem: 'Even the president' calls GOP health bill 'mean'

Asked to comment, a spokesman for Republican Majority leader Mitch McConnell said only that the Senate meant to vote on nominees for Trump administration positions in the coming days. Senator Kamala Harris (D-California) said that the Senate bill is almost identical to the bill that passed through the House, which President Donald Trump reportedly called " mean, mean, mean " during a meeting with Republican Senators last week.

Author: 0 Delay in reporting of deadly US destroyer collision raises questions

Most of the 300 crew members on board would have been asleep at the time , The Associated Press reported . Authorities have declined to speculate on a cause while the crash remains under investigation. The Navy identified the other six as Gunner's Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19; Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25; Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T Truong Huynh , 25; Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Noe Hernandez, 26; Personnel Specialist 1st Class Xavier Alec Martin , 24, and Fire ...

Author: 0 Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

While the 7 sailors were dying, he was tweeting about his pathetic approval numbers", William LeGate wrote, which was answered by another Twitter user who replied, "He makes me feel physical hatred. The Fitzgerald and the ACX Crystal - a ship almost four times the size of the destroyer - collided early Saturday. One was Cmdr. Bryce Benson, Fitzgerald's commanding officer, who was trapped inside his cabin following the collision and was later transferred to U.S.