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by | June 06, 2017 | 06:41

This comes in wake of much speculation that the U.S. president may in fact exercise his right to block it. But asked directly whether Trump would invoke executive privilege to block Comey from speaking, she said: "The president will make that decision".

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:17

Saturday against the loser of this afternoon's LSU/UCLA game . Saturday's game will be available on ESPN and on the LSU Sports Radio Network (107.3 FM in Baton Rouge and on LSUsports.net/live). As had been the case for most of the World Series, the Huskies' bats couldn't get going. "My Dad (Chris) took me the last time A&M played here", Sartain said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:22

Merriam-Webster, the famed official dictionary with a notably snarky Twitter feed, also got in on the action, albeit briefly. Donald Trump seemed poised to go on another Twitter rant, but it ended in " covfefe ". Trump then sent another message to address what many people thought was a typo. Trump's tweet is the latest example of his ability to draw attention on social media - and keep the public guessing as to the meaning behind many of his remarks.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:40

When first lady Melania Trump finally moves into the White House this summer, she will become its first Roman Catholic resident in more than 50 years. "The pope is talking about climate change, he's handing [Trump] the encyclical". While in the Belgian capital, Trump will attend his first summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:28

Several events are planned in the Chicago area as the country marks Memorial Day . It is believed that the date was chosen because flowers would be in bloom across the country , the U.S. And not knowing anyone who died in action doesn't mean any of us shouldn't mourn and honor those who gave their lives. From the American Revolution to the war in Afghanistan, we should pause and remember, even it's something as silently saying thank you for your service.

by | May 28, 2017 | 02:20

British police are irritated that information shared with USA officials has leaked to US media, which reported Abedi's name before police confirmed it. British Prime Minister Theresa May had warned the "special relationship" could be harmed by the repeated leaking of confidential details and raised her concerns with Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels yesterday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 02:21

Police say she may have mental health problems. A public defender entered not-guilty pleas for Helton to charges of attempted murder and felonious assault. When police arrived at the home, they discovered Khmorra and Kaiden in the front yard suffering from gunshot wounds. The police chief says detectives will be conferring with the Montgomery county prosecutors about criminal charges against her.

by | May 25, 2017 | 01:18

Jared Leto as the Joker in a scene from 'Suicide Squad'. The Miami Herald reports Sullivan's arrest affidavit has him listed as a "tattoo model". Police then arrested Sullivan before his Killing Joke could turn into a real-life Death in the Family. Sullivan told the arresting officer he had a gun in his pocket, which had six rounds in the magazine.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:49

Haitians who were in the U.S.by January 2011 following the quake and ensuing cholera outbreak are eligible for protected status, and only those who have had the status are eligible to re-register by July. The country has also dealt with a cholera epidemic that killed 9,000, a long drought, and last year's Hurricane Matthew , the biggest storm to hit Haiti in 50 years.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:04

Plenty of clouds today with periods of rain. Winds: SE 5-10 miles per hour. By day's end, the city could see more than an inch of rain, and a high of only 60 degrees - more than 12 degrees below the area's normal high . Temperatures once again will be in the 60s. So far it looks as if we could have a pretty decent weekend with a good deal of sunshine and warmer temperatures.

by | May 20, 2017 | 00:59

Planned Parenthood's Casper location confirmed Tuesday it will close this summer after more than 40 years of operation because of financial reasons. The health centers slated for closing are in Sioux City, Bettendorf, Burlington and Keokuk.

by | May 18, 2017 | 20:35

Shares in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) edged higher in pre-market trading on Tuesday as reports suggested that the USA carmaker is planning to cut 10% of its global workforce. Electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc. surpassed Ford in market value, CBS News reports. April saw the automaker sell 214,695 vehicles, some 7.2 per cent fewer than the same time one year earlier.

by | May 18, 2017 | 20:25

Since the feedback was overwhelmingly positive, the feature will now be available in more than 1,000 stores in the select cities. The option will be provided via ride-hailing app company Uber's food delivery service. " McDonald's restaurant footprint, combined with the cutting-edge innovation of the UberEats platform, positions us well to meet consumer demand for fast and reliable delivery, making this an ideal partnership", Easterbrook said in a statement.

by | May 12, 2017 | 02:23

Aetna said Wednesday it will be completely exiting the Affordable Care Act (ACA) exchange markets next year by not participating in DE or Nebraska exchanges. Chief Financial Officer Shawn Guertin told analysts May 2 that Aetna continues to evaluate its footprint in the ACA "with a view toward significantly reducing" its exposure to individual commercial products next year.

by | May 09, 2017 | 08:04

Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams says the arrest brings closure to the mostly Hispanic community. The suspect then went on a killing spree from March of a year ago through July, police said. According to the complaint in the Romero case, Salcedo said he did not commit that crime. "But my son is not coming back", Castro said. Smith was seven months pregnant with the couple's child when Verdugo-Sanchez was fatally shot in front of a home.

by | May 09, 2017 | 08:00

An EPA spokesman told CNN there are a total of 18 positions on this particular advisory board, and nine of those scientists were not renewed following the end of their three-year term. Pruitt "will most likely be replacing them with members who come from industry", said John J. Greenwire reported as many as 12 BOSC members were not given a second three-year term, according to Greenwire, which claimed these advisers were "fired".

by | May 04, 2017 | 23:17

Officers blocked off the cross streets between the shooting scene and Stroger Hospital to allow the officers' ambulances get there quickly on Ashland Avenue. "They weren't messing around", one witness said. The shooting happened near 43rd and Ashland. Police said this was the only area of the city where rifles styled after AR-15s and AK-47s were regularly used, a menacing new development in the gang fights.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:23

Severe weather is predicted to arrive in the Texarkana area around 11 a.m. The greatest concern for severe storms still appears to be Marion, Lamar, Winston, Walker, Fayette, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, Sumter, Hale, and Greene Counties. Large hail and damaging winds are the main threats . Temperatures warm to near 90° again for Friday and Saturday afternoon. A north northwest wind of 11 to 16 miles per hour will gust as high as 25 miles per hour.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:15

As others have before, Keiling said on Monday morning he believed the tree died of old age. A dying oak tree where the first USA president, George Washington, picnicked during the American Revolution was cut down on Monday, April 24. They determined it wouldn't be able to withstand many more harsh winters or spring storms. "It's a really big symbol, welcoming to see every year and so sad to watch it go", said resident Marie Young.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:32

Macron, a centrist candidate, won the first round of the French Presidential election Sunday with 23.9 per cent of the vote. And reports of Russia's unhappiness with Macron's first-round victory are " utterly erroneous allegations, and rather primitive", Peskov said.

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:49

The AVMA is pleased that a veterinarian, Secretary Sonny Perdue , DVM, was confirmed to the position of United States Secretary of Agriculture . Senator Perdue said , "I rise tonight to speak briefly about our new Secretary of Agriculture , my first cousin, Sonny Perdue ".

by | April 25, 2017 | 03:38

Cummins was arrested on a state warrant for aggravated kidnapping and he faces a federal charge of transporting a minor in interstate commerce with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity. The man charged in the kidnapping of a Tennessee girl acknowledged in California federal court that he is the suspect and agreed to return to Tennessee to face charges there.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:32

Alberta's dairy farmers are defending Canada's supply management system in the face of criticism from USA president Donald Trump. "More broadly, tens of thousands of dairy farmers will be affected by the larger scope of what Canada is doing, which is using pricing policy to offload milk powder in global markets where it will be competing with US exports", said Chris Galen, a federation spokesman.

by | April 21, 2017 | 18:15

FILE - In this Tuesday, April 4, 2017 file photo, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, left, speaks alongside Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Kevin Davis at a news conference at City Hall in Baltimore, in response to the Department of Justice's request for a 90-day delay of a hearing on its proposed overhaul of the Baltimore Police Department.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:24

He is now set to make $3.91 million for the 2017 season. Signing the RFA tender was the first step in a trade process that now could accelerate over the next week before the National Football League draft. There's also a decent chance they make a trade before the draft in hopes of getting back into Day 1. The Patriots traded first and third-round picks for Cooks, a second for Ealy, and a fourth for tight end Dwayne Allen.