Al Pacino To Star As Joe Paterno In New Movie

Paterno died of lung cancer in 2012, two months after he was sacked. Paterno served as head coach of the Penn State football team from 1966 to 2011, when he was dismissed from the team in the fallout from the Sandusky sex scandal. In 2012, h... More..

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US Membership of UN Human Rights Council Depends on Its Credibility - Ambassador

Rights advocates say key stakes in this session include a possible resolution about Congo, where concerns have risen about government repression, and the release of a United Nations human rights office review...More..

No Budget Vote on Deadline Day; Gridlock Extends into June
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

No Budget Vote on Deadline Day; Gridlock Extends into June

Rep. David Welter (R-Morris) also voiced major concerns over majority party's disregard for the state's fiscal health. The bipartisan plan was initially seen as glimmer of hope during the budget stalemate. But ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

United Nations chief appreciative of efforts by India, China in combating climate change

Protestors of President Donald Trump's climate change decision outside of the White House on June 1, 2017 . He said he would notify the UN Secretary General and the climate change secretariat that ...More..

Some Egyptian banks halt dealings with Qatari banks
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Some Egyptian banks halt dealings with Qatari banks

Qatar has been criticized for supporting rebel groups fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and Qatari individuals have been sanctioned by the U.S. Qatar's stock market index sank 7.5 percent with some o...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump's Latest Tweets On Travel Ban Could Raise New Legal Hurdles

Omar Jadwat, director of the ACLU's Immigrants' Rights Project, said the justices shouldn't disturb court rulings that are keeping the travel ban on hold. President Donald Trump said Sunday he will do whatever ...More..

Cosby's sex assault trial to begin after years of US allegations
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Cosby's sex assault trial to begin after years of US allegations

If convicted, Cosby could be hit with 30 years behind bars. "Lead defense lawyer Brian McMonagle hopes to call a memory expert to challenge accusations he calls 'nothing more than vague recollections.' Dis...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

May Condemns Trump's Attack on London Mayor Khan

Another 48 were injured, 21 of whom are in a critical condition. "All ok - very shaken residents nearby though". Local news reported that the 30-year-old died in her fiancé's arms. The first order, which was ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Cleveland mayor joins pact against climate change

At its Annual Meeting in June 2016, the Conference reiterated mayors' support for the Paris Climate Accord and the economic and health benefits to stronger climate policy on our communities and passed a policy ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

London terror attack: What we know so far

London police arrested 12 people in the Barking district of east London in connection with the attack and raids were continuing there, the force said. May, who faces a parliamentary election Thursday, also...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Putin: US Could Have Hacked Election, Blamed Russia

Flynn was sacked by Trump in February after less than a month on the job following claims he misled Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Sergei Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the US, during the tr...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

London Fortifies Bridges to Protect Pedestrians From Attack

Pedestrians were mowed down by a rental van on London Bridge on Saturday night before attackers stabbed a police officer and members of the public around Borough Market with 12in knives. President Donald Tr...More..

Supreme Court Strikes Down NC Legislative Districts
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Supreme Court Strikes Down NC Legislative Districts

The order came a week after the justices met behind closed doors to decide whether to take up the case filed by 31 North Carolina residents in 2015. In short, the Court agreed that the 2011 redistricting was ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Al Gore: exit from Paris deal is 'reckless and indefensible'

He'll be seen next in " An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power ", which opens on July 28, and he spoke out against Trump on June 1. "As of today, the United States will cease all implementation of the nonbind...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump calls for American resolve against 'vile enemy'

Jeremy Corbyn has told ITV News that Theresa May should resign as Prime Minister for presiding over cuts in police numbers while Home Secretary. A woman who worked in a homeless shelter before moving t...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Egypt to suspend air links with Qatar from tomorrow

However, the Qatari embassy in Abu Dhabi has asked citizens to leave the United Arab Emirates within 14 days to comply with Abu Dhabi's decision to sever ties with Doha. Qatar hosts the largest USA airb...More..

Ex-FBI director to testify as soon as next week
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Ex-FBI director to testify as soon as next week

Comey could appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee as soon as next week; however, the details have not been finalized. Almost two weeks ago chairman Richard Burr and vice chairman Mark Warner release...More..

Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal

The defendants are "good people who made a awful mistake", the judge said. "All three ignored the opportunity to put an end to [Sandusky's] crimes when they had a chance to do so". The three men initially faced...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Alabama death row inmate Thomas Arthur fights for 8th reprieve of execution

Supreme Court opened the way for the execution to proceed shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday. Arthur was not pronounced dead until after midnight. That end could come Thursday night, his eighth execution date i...More..

Portland rally, counter protests draw thousands
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Portland rally, counter protests draw thousands

They said only the protesters at Chapman Square had engaged in criminal behavior. As dozens of demonstrators marched north several blocks, officers blocked them in. Her son, Micah, was wounded and the other...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

GOP senator says Trump served with info out

However, legal experts say it is not clear whether certain conversations between Mr Trump and Mr Comey that the President has talked about publicly would be covered, and any effort to block Mr Comey, who is now...More..

Off-duty Detroit officer wounded, person killed in shooting
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Off-duty Detroit officer wounded, person killed in shooting

Security cameras captured what happened next. He is in critical condition. Detroit Police Chief James Craig said surveillance video caught a third person arriving at the scene less than eight minutes later ...More..

Trump Calls London Attacks 'Evil Slaughter,' Vows 'Bloodshed Will End'
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump Calls London Attacks 'Evil Slaughter,' Vows 'Bloodshed Will End'

One of attackers was captured on camera striding calmly through empty streets near London Bridge as he hunted for more victims during his and his accomplice's terrifying rampage last night. She posted on soci...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

How Trump's climate move could affect U.S. industry

The move came in the face of high-profile pressure from a diverse set of voices-everyone from Pope Francis and USA military brass to business leaders such as Tesla CEO Elon Musk and ExxonMobil CEO Darren...More..

Kellyanne Conway complains about media 'obsession' with President Trump's tweets
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Kellyanne Conway complains about media 'obsession' with President Trump's tweets

Conway also said former Obama national security advisor Susan Rice lied when she referred to the travel ban as a discriminatory "Muslim ban". Elsewhere in the interview, Conway deflected criticism against Pre...More..

3 bodies found at rural Indiana home; man sought
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

3 bodies found at rural Indiana home; man sought

Saturday, according to a news release. Officers knocked on the door and then saw a dead body in the residence. Police say a tip led them to Burton's parked vehicle at Blackwell Horse Camp in Monroe County, wher...More..

Kansas lawmakers set to debate tax hike tied to schools plan
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Kansas lawmakers set to debate tax hike tied to schools plan

Simply put, this man can not be the leader of more than a few of his most ardent followers who do not understand why their leader is not making good on his campaign promises. Democrats countered it underestimat...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Adam Burniston's Forecast | Showers and thunderstorms moving through

There will be plenty of sunshine this afternoon and we are expected to stay mainly dry, but a brief shower can't be completely ruled out, especially north of the Lehigh Valley. Highs near 80. Conditions are loo...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump desire to renegotiate Paris deal 'incoherent' and 'clumsy'

As their call went unheeded, they are now keeping up with the promise take independent action, committing to increase efforts to meet their cities' climate goals and the Paris Agreement target to hold glo...More..

Monday weather: Sunny and windy, with highs in the mid-70s
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Monday weather: Sunny and windy, with highs in the mid-70s

Friday is expected to see temperatures reach 80 degrees, with a low Friday night around 62. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 miles per hour in the afternoon. The next chance for showers enter...More..