Aberg, Guentzel trade early goals in Game 2 of Stanley Cup Finals

Rinne fell to 0-5-0 in five career starts in Pittsburgh and he has never beaten the Penguins anywhere as a starter. Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) watches the puck shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel land in the net for a ... More..

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Spicer: WH Referring 'All Matters' on Russia to Outside Counsel
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Spicer: WH Referring 'All Matters' on Russia to Outside Counsel

Lewandowski did not say if he has been contacted by Trump or anyone on his staff about returning. A security analyst who worked at the Central Intelligence Agency for 25 years said yesterday it was "hard to b...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump's cellphone use worries security experts

For the foreseeable future, they say, Spicer is White House press secretary and will continue to hold press briefings. Whether Mr Trump will actually reorganise his White House team remains uncertain. Kasow...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Key Democrat seeks review of Kushner security clearance after Russian Federation news

It's been just a few days since news surfaced that the Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into the role Kushner held during the campaign and transition, including his contacts with Russian officials, hi...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

WH aide Michael Dubke has resigned, says his last day is TBD

In a resignation note to friends and colleagues, Dubke said it was his "distinct pleasure to work side-by-side, day-by-day with the staff of the communications and press departments. The official was not author...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

50 prospective jurors sworn in as Minnesota police officer's trial opens

Anthony police officer was legally justified when he shot and killed Philando Castile last summer. Evidence of Castile's use of marijuana could be the focus of Yanez's defense. Jury selection is expected to...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump's national security team planning 'holistic solution' against ISIS: WH

Dubke's hiring had been meant to lighten the load on Sean Spicer , the White House press secretary, who had also been handling the duties of communications director during Trump's first month in office. His ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Flynn and Trump lawyer subpoenaed over Russia investigation

According to The Hill , one subpoena seeks information about Susan Rice , President Obama's former national security adviser, and activities related to documents that included the names of members of the ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Germany's Gabriel says ties with U.S. 'difficult', will improve

Despite her dismay at the direction Trump is taking, Merkel was also at pains to underline the importance of U.S. relations. "And the statement I made, or what I said recently, is due to the fact that, in t...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Irving Representative Matt Rinaldi Claims to Have Called ICE on Hispanic Protesters

At their news conference Monday, Democratic lawmakers vowed to target Rinaldi's seat. Rinaldi responded to the allegations in a statement posted on Facebook , claiming he was himself threatened by Nevarez. J...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

U.S. not started assessment on any Trump intel disclosure to Russia - Coats

Mueller can issue subpoenas and can decide to inform members of the administration about the investigation's progress - authority not granted to a USA attorney under the Justice Department's chain of command. T...More..

Body of Duke University student found in Massachusetts
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Body of Duke University student found in Massachusetts

Sunday, May 14, after attending a house party with some friends. Doherty had been missing for nearly a week after he left a party early on Sunday morning and never made it home, according to Fox25 . Police, ...More..

Top aide exit could herald Trump shake-up
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Top aide exit could herald Trump shake-up

Dubke's hiring was meant to lighten the load on Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, who had also been handling the duties of communications director during Trump's first month in office. President ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Cleveland officer who fatally shot Tamir Rice fired

In 2015, a grand jury decided not to bring charges against any of the officers involved in the killing. The statement added that the nature of Loehmann's firing "only added insult to the pain and grief". ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

House, Senate point fingers at each other over special-session possibility

Greg Abbott , front, and Speaker of the House Joe Straus , R-San Antonio, at the opening of the 85th Texas legislative session. The problem can be remedied in a few days in a special session, he said. Patri...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Michael Flynn To Turn Over Some Subpoenaed Documents To Senate Committee

The subpoenas issued on Wednesday seek to obtain the testimony of the two men as well as their business documents, Efe news reported . " We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may l...More..

What did President Trump tweet today?
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

What did President Trump tweet today?

Last week national media broke reports that President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, may have had inappropriate contact with Russian officials during the presidential transition period. Trump also tweet...More..

Trump raises security concerns by sharing his cellphone number
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump raises security concerns by sharing his cellphone number

When Spicer was asked by CNN reporter Jim Acosta Tuesday to cite an example of fake news, the press secretary said the suggestion by the media-including the BBC-that Trump had chosen not to hear a translation o...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

China vows to stick to Paris climate deal

Shortly after the reports emerged on May 31, Trump tweeted: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". Word of Trump's decision emerged Wednesday morning with the i...More..

Tillerson Waits on Turkey Embassy Brawl; McCain Says 'Look at the Clip'
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Tillerson Waits on Turkey Embassy Brawl; McCain Says 'Look at the Clip'

Nine people were injured and two were arrested in the flare-up between bodyguards and anti-Erdoğan protestors. Turkey blamed the violence on supporters of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) who pi...More..

GOP senators: Report complicates health bill
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

GOP senators: Report complicates health bill

The House passed its repeal bill earlier this month. "I'm not putting any deadlines on any of this because you have to work through a lot of people on these things", Enzi added. Erasing former President Ba...More..

Man arrested outside DC Trump hotel with 2 guns
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Man arrested outside DC Trump hotel with 2 guns

Metropolitan Police in D.C. arrested a man staying at Trump International Hotel after they found an AR rifle and a glock pistol in open view in his auto Tuesday night. Newsham said the tipster's decision to...More..

Topeka weather for Thursday, June 1, 2017: Skies to clear by afternoon
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Topeka weather for Thursday, June 1, 2017: Skies to clear by afternoon

West wind 7 to 11 miles per hour. SUNDAY . Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. High in the lower 80s. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 8 to 13 miles per hour in...More..

Joe Lieberman To Replace Former Fired Director Of FBI
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Joe Lieberman To Replace Former Fired Director Of FBI

Joe Lieberman gives a "thumbs-up" as he leaves the West Wing of the White House in Washington on Wednesday. Keating, who served as a US attorney and Justice Department official during the Reagan admini...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

White House adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies

I will miss him", Carter said in part of the statement. Brzezinski was a Polish-born American who served in both the Carter and Lyndon Johnson administrations as a strategic theorist through the Iran host...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Two local competitors move to next round in Scripps National Spelling Bee

But the word "desorption" proved too much for the La Conner Middle School seventh-grader in the second live round. The preliminaries were split into three parts: a written spelling and vocabulary test Tuesday...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

EU President warns Trump against Paris climate deal exit

CBS News confirmed Wednesday morning that Trump is expected to thdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord.The White House was initially slated to make a final decision on the climate accord ear...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

House committee issuing subpoenas for Flynn, Trump attorney Cohen, their firms

In a statement, the House committee said it had issued subpoenas seeking "testimony, personal documents and business records" from Flynn and Cohen. The panel, headed by Rep. "I leaked nothing, to nobody, an...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Tulsa cop Betty Shelby found not guilty of manslaughter

At left is Leanna Crutcher, the mother of Terence Crutcher . He alternated between putting his hands in his pockets and putting them in the air, Shelby said. The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, a civ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Flynn to Turn Over Subpoenaed Documents to Senate Intel Committee

Three other subpoenas tied to the Russian Federation investigation were issued by the House panel for information related to so-called " unmasking " of some Trump associates' names appearing on classified repor...More..