DC mayor reacts to fake ICE flyers posted in the city

ICE said the agency would not knowingly detain a USA citizen. A much smaller share - just over one in four - reported that their officers check the immigration status of crime victims, witnesses or those stopped for traffic violations. More..

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Trump Shake up begins, Communications Director quits
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump Shake up begins, Communications Director quits

This exit is believed to be a part of broader staff changes as President Trump tries to limit political damage from investigations into the role of Russian Federation in his presidential campaign. "Jared is d...More..

US Withdrawal From Climate Deal Rolls Back 'Draconian' Regulations - Trump Aide
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

US Withdrawal From Climate Deal Rolls Back 'Draconian' Regulations - Trump Aide

So Stephanopoulos asked a third time, "does he believe global warming is a hoax?" During his election campaign, Trump repeatedly questioned the warnings of climate change and announced a possible departur...More..

MI Teen Dies as Driver Hits 23 Times Square Pedestrians
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

MI Teen Dies as Driver Hits 23 Times Square Pedestrians

Grief counselors are at Alyssa Elsman's MI high school Friday, offering support to students and staff. New York City police say a Canadian woman remains in very critical condition a day after a speeding a...More..

Florida Gov. and legislative leaders work out budget deal
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Florida Gov. and legislative leaders work out budget deal

The group is set to hold a press conference at 10 a.m.at Miami International Airport (MIA). Scott is expected to announce the details Friday in Miami with the two Republican legislative leaders. Initially...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump Signs Waiver Delaying US Embassy Move To Jerusalem

The White House has officially delayed its plan to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, a promise President Trump made during his presidential campaign. Trump visited Israel and the Palestinian territories las...More..

Bill To Protect Immigrants From Indiscriminate Federal Attention Sent to Governor
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Bill To Protect Immigrants From Indiscriminate Federal Attention Sent to Governor

Introduce by Rep. Robyn Gabel, D-Evanston, the trampoline bill amends the Amusement Ride and Attraction Safety Act . No Republicans voted for the plan. The crunch was then compounded by Rauner's veto in Dece...More..

Three lawmakers question Kushner Cos on concerns over White House tie
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Three lawmakers question Kushner Cos on concerns over White House tie

It's possible that in the future, there will be fewer press briefings led by White House communications staff, and instead there will be more press conferences with President Trump himself. Andrew McCarth...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Incident involving 'man with weapon in terminal' reported at Orlando airport

The incident caused several flight delays, but for the most part operations were not greatly impacted. Turner waited for an opportunity to run to safety, and when she did, she said she saw the suspect point w...More..

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to sexting North Carolina teen, reports say
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to sexting North Carolina teen, reports say

And Weiner now faces a jail term of up to 27 months over his contact with the minor in 2016. Weiner was released on bail and will be sentenced on September 8. "I think that it sends a strong message tha...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Korea says US withdrawal from Paris accord 'regrettable'

Trump said the accord "disadvantages the United States to the exclusive betterment of other countries", and targeted India specifically. Massachusetts Institute of Technology officials said U.S. "I can a...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Comey was 'incompetent' to interfere on 'fake information'

He added that the 36-year-old, who has a portfolio ranging from Middle East peace to streamlining the federal bureaucracy, is "respected by virtually everyone" and "is a very good person". "I will tell you that...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Paris climate pact can't be renegotiated: UNFCCC

Late on Thursday, BlackRock Inc Chief Executive Larry Fink said he would continue to serve on Trump's CEO Forum, despite reservations about the White House decision to withdraw from the Paris accord . "We ar...More..

Pendley's 3-run homer helps Oklahoma top Baylor 6-3 in WCWS
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Pendley's 3-run homer helps Oklahoma top Baylor 6-3 in WCWS

CT in the Women's College World Series at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City , Okla. Baylor's contest with the Sooners will be nationally televised on ESPN2, while fans can also listen online or tun...More..

Brodey, Bubic have a blast in Stanford regional victory
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Brodey, Bubic have a blast in Stanford regional victory

At that point, it was 3-0 Stanford, and the game was all but over - Sacramento State hadn't won a game all season in which Dillon had allowed three or more earned runs, and Stanford was 25-1 this season when le...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Spicer suggests Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a secret message

Trump can't show more personal discipline, the fair conclusion will be that he likes the chaos". Comey is expected to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating possible connec...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump Announces US Will Withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

He also said he and other mayors will pick up the slack on reducing carbon emissions that exacerbate climate change. After Trump's inauguration, the company urged the administration to remain committed to...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Canadian big-city mayors defiant in face of Trump's exit from Paris accord

Macron also issued a statement on social media, saying he "respected" the decision, even though it was a "mistake". In a statement apparently prepared in anticipation of Trump's decision, Obama said: "It was ...More..

Accused South Carolina serial killer pleads guilty to seven murders
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Accused South Carolina serial killer pleads guilty to seven murders

Kohlhepp was arrested past year after Kala Brown, who had gone missing along with her boyfriend, was found chained on his property. The woman had been raped and locked inside the container for more than two ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

2 dead, 1 missing after milling plant explosion in Wisconsin

The explosion was reported at an ethanol plant in Cambria. Richards says one person is dead and two people are still missing following the explosion, which was reported around 11 p.m. Emails sent to several...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Cause of Wisconsin corn mill blast unclear; 1 worker missing

He added that the mill processes corn and corn by-products for ethanol plants, but the explosion occurred across the street from Didion's ethanol manufacturing facility. At a press conference Thursday morning, ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Elon Musk quits Trump's advisory councils after US withdraws from climate accord

In the email , obtained by Axios , Cook acknowledges that he spoke with President Trump earlier this week in an attempt to persuade him to remain in the Paris climate pact, but to no avail. "In following th...More..

Senate likely won't repeal Obamacare totally
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Senate likely won't repeal Obamacare totally

Earlier this month, he tweeted that the country needs a "good shutdown" and called for the election of " more Republican Senators in 2018 or change the rules now to 51%". In fact, Senate Republicans have not...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

The Paris Agreement and Trump at his Worst

As President Trump withdraws, this state must move ahead. "And that is an aroused citizenry in America, and aroused nations of the world who will not tolerate this kind of deviant behavior from the highest ...More..

Train stabbing survivor says don't focus on him
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Train stabbing survivor says don't focus on him

SIEGEL: Now, this was Christian's arraignment. From the moment Christian entered the courtroom , he spewed venom, although at no one in particular. In video described by the affidavit, Christian made a su...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Illinois General Assembly sets national record in futility

After the end of the General Assembly [regular term session]? Organizations that provide state social services are waiting six months or more to get paid. After passage in the Senate on May 23, 2017, the bil...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee with 'gifblaar,' 'marocain'

They were the last two standing of the initial 291 spellers. "I'm pleased that I got both my words aloud right". The winning word-marocain - is a heavy crepe fabric, its name derived from the French word for Mo...More..

Absent from Trump's Paris announcement: Ivanka Trump
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Absent from Trump's Paris announcement: Ivanka Trump

China is the world's largest emitter of carbon, followed by the United States . "Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world", he said on Twitter . But Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, who desc...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Person charged after trying to jump WH barricade

The FBI is investigating whether any members of Trump's campaign colluded with Russian officials to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. Dubke's hiring had been meant to lighten the load on Sean Spic...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Leonardo DiCaprio shudders as Trump pulls US out of Paris Agreement

At least two prominent business leaders from California, Bob Iger of Disney and Elon Musk of Tesla and SpaceX , said they will resign from the president's business advisory council. The EU and China w...More..