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by | June 29, 2017 | 15:31

Putting conservative judges on the bench was a campaign promise of the president's and a major concern for many conservative voters. Together, they cast the other justices as being insufficiently vigilant in protecting gun rights and religious freedoms.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:48

Police were called to Randolph's home in near Lake Weatherford, which is just west of Fort Worth, on May 26. The temperature was close to 96 Fahrenheit (36 Celsius) and emergency personnel that Randolph had called pronounced the children dead at the scene, the court filing said.

by | June 23, 2017 | 03:29

Overall, however, the cuts to Medicaid are deeper than those in the House bill. According to an analysis by AP, the Republicans' health bill "cuts taxes by almost $1 trillion over the next decade, mostly for corporations and the richest families in America".

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:20

Some of the teens were on the sidewalk, and others were in the road. Detectives believe Torres came upon the teens while he was driving. A Georgia teenager died Tuesday, four days after investigators believe he accidentally shot himself, the Paulding County Sheriff's Office said.

by | June 20, 2017 | 00:54

These sanctions have been added to a bill - under debate and nearly certain to win passage - aimed at toughening sanctions against Iran for what the bill calls its support of global terrorist acts. Only Senators Rand Paul and Bernie Sanders voted against the legislation . To take effect, the measure would also have to pass the House of Representatives and be signed into law by Trump.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:18

Cmdr Bryce Benson was reported to be in stable condition, the Navy said. Officials said the early-morning collision caused "significant damage" to the USA destroyer, including flooding areas such as the machinery space and radio room. The Navy's 7th Fleet reported the developments in an update on the stricken ship that was nearing the port of Yokosuka in Japan. Japan's Nippon Yusen KK, which charters the container ship, ASX Crystal, said in a statement it would "cooperate fully" with ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:13

The president made his comments as he spoke in Miami to announce a new policy on Cuba. Kerry knows of what he speaks: "Former Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the Iran nuclear deal could hold even if President Donald Trump pulls out but he warned that imposing new economic sanctions against Tehran could be unsafe".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:00

Shortly afterwards, Zachary Barth, a legislative aide in Williams' office, also jumped into the dugout, after being shot in the leg. "Congressman Williams was not shot, however a member of his staff was shot and is receiving medical attention".

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:30

In its second day of deliberations, jurors returned to court to again see dashcam video captured by Officer Jeronimo Yanez's squad auto of the stop that led to 32-year-old Philando Castile's death. The finger was injured during the incident and Paulsen explained to jurors that the photo is additional evidence that Castile's trigger finger could have not been in his pocket or on the gun when he was shot.

by | June 10, 2017 | 14:56

Delgago explains that his son suddenly stopped breathing, and had only shown signs of a stomach bug (vomiting, diarrhea, etc.) a few days prior. Almost a week later, Frankie complained one evening that his shoulders hurt, later waking up in the middle of the night.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:57

Trump has also pushed back against the dossier, saying claims of it were generated by "sick people". Russian Federation is ready to listen to comments that are constructive with the goal of establishing a relationship "but we will absolutely not accept when these sorts of things are used as an instrument of political conflict", he said .

by | June 04, 2017 | 05:40

Chance of showers and storms during the afternoon. That could provide evening / night chance for rain as those storms slowly collapse with the loss of daytime heating. Hit-or-miss rain and thunderstorms (with many missing) has been the theme over the past several days. Any rain we see will be widely scattered. Wednesday will be mostly sunny with highs ranging from the lower to mid 80s.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:07

The dispute is one of many now being fought around the country around so-called sanctuary cities and laws that could lead to an increase of racially-profiled arrests and an increase of federal powers over local law enforcement authorities with a provision that threatens local police with jail time if they impede a federal immigration investigation.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:32

The other officer, Frank Garmback , was assigned extra tactical training in addition to his suspension. "On a Saturday afternoon past year, Tamir Rice was playing with an air gun at a park on the west side of Cleveland ". The killing became part of a national outcry about police violence against black males. "The dispatcher didn't relay the caller's doubts". Cunningham, who was off duty, was at the scene because he was working a second job as security for the recreation center.

by | May 26, 2017 | 12:13

The Democratic opposition, meanwhile, emphasized the negative consequences for people in light of the CBO analysis, focusing particularly on the loss of coverage for tens of millions of citizens. The budget office said average premiums in those states would go down because younger and healthier people would buy coverage and the policies would cover less.

by | May 25, 2017 | 01:53

This is part of a weather front that has been pounding Texas and the plains states. Michael Emlaw, a meteorologist with the agency's Charleston office, said more rain was possible Wednesday night but precipitation would likely be limited to showers or a brief thunderstorm.

by | May 22, 2017 | 12:55

Comey, which could be construed as threatening a witness in this investigation, which is another violation of federal law". When Trump pressed for "honest loyalty", Comey reportedly told him, "You will have that". With journalists and authors , in particular, Trump's caution as a business tycoon prior to his life in politics was memorable, if also par for the course inside NY executive suites.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:33

Speaking at a joint news conference with the visiting Italian prime minister, Putin said on Wednesday Moscow initially found debates about Russia's meddling in US politics as "funny" but said Moscow is now "concerned because it's hard to imagine what the people who produce such nonsense can come up with next".

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:27

The Wall Street Journal on Saturday said rumors about Spicer possibly being replaced picked up steam after Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey. Another GOP operative with ties to the White House told The Hill "it all comes back to the chief of staff". He said in an interview with NBC News he had already chose to sack Mr Comey by the time Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's memo came to him.

by | May 18, 2017 | 00:23

The Associated Press had reported that CPR was used, but in his video message Tillis said that was not the case. Tillis had been participating in a race in support of Fidelco Guide Dogs, according to his Twitter feed. Tillis at first appeared unconscious but was revived and breathing when taken away by ambulance. Tillis, who previously served as speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives, unseated Democrat Kay Hagan in the 2014 U.S.

by | May 17, 2017 | 12:18

The Marcellus Central School District budget passed 527-213. Spending for specific projects will be subject to voter approval. Voters approved the Yates Community Library budget in a 171 to 59 vote; authorized establishing a building capital reserve fund with a maximum value of $4 million and a term of 15 years in a 198 to 34 vote; and approved two bus purchases 202 to 28.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:12

In a press briefing, White House homeland security advisor Tom Bossert said that the order built on recommendations made by the Obama administration and downplayed Russia's role as a cybersecurity adversary. It also directs the director of national intelligence to review the workforce development efforts of potential foreign cyber peers in order to help identify foreign workforce development practices likely to affect long-term United States cybersecurity competitiveness.

by | May 12, 2017 | 12:09

ICE said it worked with San Antonio police to arrest Gilbert Vasquez III, an alleged associate of the Tango Orejon Gang, on April 5. HSI arrested 29 MS-13 members in this region, including one at a stash house in Falls Church, Va., that was used for sex trafficking.

by | May 10, 2017 | 02:24

The top three teams in the regional will advance to the 2017 NCAA Division II National Championship to be held May 17-20 at the Findlay Country Club. USC, playing on this course for the first time since its 2008 NCAA title, is seeking its 20th straight trip to the NCAA final field while now riding an NCAA-record streak of even straight regional wins.

by | May 09, 2017 | 07:27

Further details about the shooting are not yet known. Looking at the weekend, from Friday night through Sunday night, The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting a total of six people died from gunshot wounds and 26 people were wounded by gunshots over the weekend.

by | May 08, 2017 | 12:42

The new legislation comes with legal consequences for those who don't comply with the law. The new law allows government entities to be fined $25,500 for each day the law is violated, as well as a class A misdemeanor charge for sheriffs, police chiefs and constables who fail to comply and removal from office for elected and appointed officials, the governor's office said .

by | May 08, 2017 | 12:38

Condo prices range from $525,000 for a studio to $1. 1 million for two bedrooms. Monthly rents go from $2,000 for a studio to $5,500 monthly for two bedrooms. Investigators believe Teixeira knew the victims and may have been in the apartment with their knowledge the night of the killings. Police found a man and a woman, believed to be in their 40s, suffering from traumatic injuries inside the 11th floor penthouse.

by | May 04, 2017 | 22:04

Prosecutors allege that the 24-year-old carjacked a woman after escaping from the jail across the Missouri River in Council Bluffs, Iowa, and didn't let her go until he drove to Omaha. He then escaped the jail in Council Bluffs with a transport van. One other inmate was in the van, but Danker said he didn't believe she was involved.

by | May 03, 2017 | 21:27

Less than two weeks later, three police officers in Baton Rouge were killed in an ambush, further inflaming tensions in that community. On Tuesday, sources told The Washington Post that officers Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake will not be charged federally for Sterling's death on July 5, 2016 as a result of an investigation by the Justice Department.

by | April 29, 2017 | 20:11

She is perfectly suited to take on this role at HHS and it is no surprise to see President Trump once again appoint a strong, pro-life woman to his team. Mother Jones also reported that, in 2011, 24 out of 92 anti-abortion laws were directly linked to the AUL. That report was cited by extremists in Congress, and by Karen Handel, who was vice president of public policy at Susan G.