Comey will testify about interaction with Trump (as announced 12 days ago)

One day after Flynn's resignation in February, the president dismissed other senior national security officials attending a meeting in the Oval Office to speak privately with Comey, The New York Times reported . If it happens, Comey's public testimo... More..

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Nissan, Ford report May US sales gains, GM down
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Nissan, Ford report May US sales gains, GM down

The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 18th. As per Tuesday, March 29, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. 03/07/2017 - General Motors Company had its "buy" rating reiterated by...More..

SC sites going orange in campaign against gun violence
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

SC sites going orange in campaign against gun violence

How will you chow your support for smarter gun control laws?? Finally, we'd be remiss if we didn't mention some folks who aren't wearing orange but chose instead to use their voices in another way - by pa...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump may block Comey testimony

During Friday's press briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer dodged a question about the hearing, saying that he has not had a chance to talk to White House lawyers about Comey's testimony, which...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Japan disappointed by Trump's decision to quit Paris agreement

Speaking outside the White House , Trump fulfilled a campaign promise to remove the United States from the landmark deal aimed at curbing climate-altering emissions and keeping global warming below a thresh...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Mayor Kenny: Philly Upholds US Commitment In Paris Climate Agreement

Citing research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the president said that even total compliance from all the nations involved in the accord-which hopes to limit global warming to 2°C by ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Ariana Grande pens open letter about Manchester attack, promises benefit show

In the wake of the attack, Grande had faced criticism from some commentators in Britain, notably Piers Morgan, who said she should have stayed and visited hospitalized survivors rather than return home. But Bri...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

India says committed to climate pact despite US withdrawal

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk and Walt Disney Co CEO Robert Iger said on Thursday they would leave White House advisory councils after U.S. On climate, Beijing is taking action. A report las...More..

Chiefs release WR Maclin in midst of voluntary workouts
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Chiefs release WR Maclin in midst of voluntary workouts

He signed a five-year, $55 million contract with the Chiefs before the 2015 season. But the human touch will be bubbling in Maclin, who wherever he lands no doubt now will be preparing to make up for letting ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Paris climate pact needed for sake of Mother Earth - Merkel

With some U.S. cities and states immediately voicing support for the Paris deal following Trump's announcement, it is unlikely that the country as a whole will see zero implementation of the pact in real te...More..

Jared Kushner White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends embattled son-in-law
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Jared Kushner White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends embattled son-in-law

But the reports that the meeting between Kushner and Gorkov is being investigated may suggest that the investigators remain skeptical, or unsatisfied, with the answers the Trump administration has provided. #Fa...More..

'Paris Or No Paris', India Committed To Protecting Climate: PM Narendra Modi
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

'Paris Or No Paris', India Committed To Protecting Climate: PM Narendra Modi

Likening hackers to free-spirited artists acting according to their moods, he said cyber-attacks could be made to look like they had come from Russian Federation when they had not. The film will touch on the al...More..

EU, China fail to agree on steel, trade dumping at summit
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

EU, China fail to agree on steel, trade dumping at summit

Just as German chancellor Angela Merkel warned that Europe no longer can rely on its old allies, Li also visited Merkel in Berlin on Wednesday. Now that Donald Trump has signalled that the United States...More..

China is the victor from Trump's climate own goal: Russell
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

China is the victor from Trump's climate own goal: Russell

He added: "Fighting climate change is a global consensus, it's not invented by China. and we realize that this is a global consensus agreement and that as a big developing nation we should shoulder our worldwid...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Timothy Loehmann, officer who killed Tamir Rice, fired from Cleveland Police Department

Loehmann and Garmback both said in written statements dated November 2015 they thought Rice was pulling out a real gun from his waistband. The caller said Rice was "probably a juvenile" and the weapon was " p...More..

Trump Honors Fallen Soldiers At Arlington National Cemetery
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump Honors Fallen Soldiers At Arlington National Cemetery

Bob Dole , a World War II veteran. Robert Kelly of the Marines, was killed when he stepped on a land mine in 2010 in southern Afghanistan. Secretary Kelly's other son, Johnny, is getting ready for his fifth...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

US Still Will Cut Emissions Despite Paris Pullout: Tillerson

Trump raised the possibility of negotiating to re-enter the accord - or an entirely new deal - on terms that were "fair" to the US. A source pointed out that Japan and Canada had not signed up to the let...More..

Penn State trustees implement new reforms on Greek life
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Penn State trustees implement new reforms on Greek life

It was a theme that kept cropping up at the Penn State Board of Trustees' off-cycle meeting Friday, which ended in a moment of silence to remember the fallen Beta Theta Pi fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza . ...More..

National Spelling Bee champ clinches title with 'marocain'
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

National Spelling Bee champ clinches title with 'marocain'

Julie Sisson, enrichment aide at Petoskey Middle School, said the school was amazed at how well Anna did in the contest. "Weekends, she'll do it, vacations, she'll be like I studied spelling my entire vacation ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Panicked White House goes into lockdown, refuses all Russian Federation questions

Comey could testify as early as next week, when the Senate returns to Washington . The question Spicer declined to take on Tuesday was direct: Did Trump obstruct justice in his conversations with James B. ...More..

Portland stabbing suspect shouts 'Free speech or die' in court
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Portland stabbing suspect shouts 'Free speech or die' in court

If you are a grown-ass person who has been able to gin up social media stomping outrage over the former but has remained silent and "prayerful" over the latter, you are a awful f**king person and I worry for yo...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Jury Selection Begins in Philando Castile Trial

In July 2016, police officer Jeronimo Yanez shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop. As WCCO notes , Yanez is facing manslaughter charges in Castile's death. Yanez told investigators he feared for hi...More..

National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

When the contest was over, she consoled runner-up Rohan, who was in tears after dueling for almost 20 rounds. " Marocain ", the last word which was correctly by Ananya Vinay at the National Spelling Bee t...More..

Family of suspect in Portland stabbing offers condolences
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Family of suspect in Portland stabbing offers condolences

Friday's attack happened on the first day of Ramadan - the Muslim holy month, marked by daily fasting from dawn to sunset - and is the latest in a series of apparent hate crimes in the region. It wasn't immedia...More..

Russian probes hinder White House's attempt to fill admin jobs
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Russian probes hinder White House's attempt to fill admin jobs

The nonpartisan Partnership for Public Service said the White House lags far behind previous administrations in naming candidates for federal vacancies - former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. "They have ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Merkel calls US withdrawal from Paris Agreement "very regrettable"

The Obama administration previously pledged in 2015 the USA commitment to the agreement , planning to cut its greenhouse gas emission 26 to 28 percent by 2025. The pact calls on countries to commit to help...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

White House releases names of presidential aides with approved ethics waivers

The fourth lobbyist was Joshua Pitcock, Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff, who lobbied on behalf of the state of IN before joining the White House . "Having the waivers is critical to ensuring tha...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Paris or no Paris, India committed to climate protection: PM Modi

He warned against making a fuss over the USA exit from the Paris deal and urged to establish conditions for joint work, reports Sputnik news agency. USA intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tri...More..

Germany and China should cooperate on protecting climate: Merkel
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Germany and China should cooperate on protecting climate: Merkel

Her comments came after Trump said during the G-7 meeting he needed more time to decide if the United States would continue backing the Paris climate deal, which has frustrated European diplomats. Yes, the pres...More..

China says it will stick to commitment to fight climate change
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

China says it will stick to commitment to fight climate change

The EPA head also emphasized that "it was a failed deal to begin with. I can assure you, France will not give up the fight". "In any case", he responded. Scientists say damaging storms like Cyclone Winston, w...More..