Haley Claims That Trump 'Believes the Climate Is Changing'

A quick day after the White House posted its video on YouTube complaining about imagined loss of jobs and American fortunes if the US stuck with the pact, the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs posted an "edited" version with what offic... More..

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Trump's climate doubts ignore US military consensus on risks
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump's climate doubts ignore US military consensus on risks

Both he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe confirmed their intension to progress with TPP 11 - all the countries involved, except the US. Then, when one journalist pushed back and explicitly asked whether...More..

White House: Trump
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House: Trump "will not exert executive privilege" for Comey testimony

Presidents can assert executive privilege to prevent government employees from sharing information. Comey is scheduled to testify on Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee in a public hearing...More..

White House to Comey: Go ahead and testify. We won't stop you
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House to Comey: Go ahead and testify. We won't stop you

White House officials had weighed trying to block Comey by arguing that his discussions with the president pertained to national security and that there was an expectation of privacy. Former FBI Director Jame...More..

White House: Trump will not block Comey's testimony
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House: Trump will not block Comey's testimony

Comey's full testimony. "The president's power to assert executive privilege is well-established", Huckabee Sanders told reporters during the daily press briefing. In firing Comey last month, Trump cited per...More..

White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

Comey is scheduled to publicly testify before the Senate on Thursday, and is expected to confirm earlier reports that President Trump asked him to end his investigation into the Administration's ties to Russi...More..

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

Lawmakers in both parties have urged Trump to allow Comey to testify publicly. It appears former FBI Director James Comey has cleared the biggest hurdle in his upcoming testimony before a Senate committee...More..

Minnesota joins US Climate Alliance
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Minnesota joins US Climate Alliance

The alliance was formed by Governors Jay Inslee of Washington, Andrew Cuomo of NY, and Edmund Brown Jr. of California - states that have their own carbon-reduction strategies. The Trump administration's announ...More..

Trump won't invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump won't invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony

He said invoking executive privilege would be on "shaky legal ground" and stressed that Comey deserved to have his "day in court" after repeated attacks by Trump and reports of undue pressure. "We have no s...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump seeks to privatize US air traffic control system

Now run by a nonprofit corporation called Nav Canada, it is light years ahead of the U.S.in terms of technology and efficiency. Krauter has said that airlines have been overbooking seats, ordering passenger...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin on Trump-Russia: 'You Created a Sensation Out of Nothing'

Putin repeatedly rejected claims that Russian hackers had acted to help Trump win the election ― an assertion that has been substantiated by multiple USA intelligence agencies. He used to be in the intelligen...More..

Jared Kushner and the Back Story of Back-Channel Communication
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Jared Kushner and the Back Story of Back-Channel Communication

Former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski is bring considered to play a role, and has been spotted at the White House on several occasions over the past week. The president has denied any collusion, repeatedly...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump Cited Weather Reports as Reason for Paris Agreement Withdrawal

At the White House last week, Trump announced he would pull the USA from the agreement and seek to negotiate a "deal that's fair". "I think children know more about this subject than some of the peopl...More..

More than an inch of rain likely to fall in MA
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

More than an inch of rain likely to fall in MA

Monday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast win...More..

Travel ban critics say Trump is hurting his case
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Travel ban critics say Trump is hurting his case

First , Trump himself signed the executive order he now derides as milquetoast. If the Supreme Court takes up the case, it will focus like a laser on whether to pay attention to what the President has s...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

John Oliver rips Donald Trump for leaving the Paris Climate Accord

The Paris Agreement commits signatories to efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming , which is blamed for melting ice caps and glaciers, rising sea levels and an increase in ext...More..

Justices side with religious hospitals in pension dispute
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Justices side with religious hospitals in pension dispute

Advocate Health Care Network v. Maria Stapleton revolves around ERISA, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act , passed by Congress to ensure that companies invest and manage employee pension funds resp...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump outlines privatizing air traffic control

Major airlines , the air traffic controllers union and former US transportation secretaries all support the privatization proposal, partly because of the agency's slow track record in modernizing its technolog...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump to embrace privatization of air traffic control system

David Woodard, a GOP consultant and Clemson University pollster, said that some of Trump's base may be concerned by his FAA proposal but will likely be pleased he is still "shaking up the tree". The FAA w...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

3 top Penn State officials get jail time related to Sandusky case

Graham Spanier , once the nation's highest paid public school president, and two other former Penn State officials are due to be sentenced on Friday on child endangerment charges in Dauphin County Court of Comm...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin recommends USA not to teach Russian Federation how to live

Then we talked about some other stuff. Vladimir Putin says claims about Russian involvement in U.S. elections are untrue and that the United States actively interferes with elections in other countries. "Wh...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Sheriff: Disgruntled ex-worker killed 5, then himself

Demings said Neumann appeared to single out people and had a "negative relationship" with at least one victim. The 45-year-old shooter - a former "disgruntled employee" who was sacked in April - then killed h...More..

VA to use same electronic health records system as the military
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

VA to use same electronic health records system as the military

Cerner spokesman Dan Smith said that along with the Defense Department work, the VA contract "will lead to ongoing innovation, improved interoperability and the creation of a single longitudinal health record...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

TNTM: DC Comics Wonder Woman movie review

It is for sure [set in the 100 years prior]. I'm definitely planning something more interesting using that period of time. Perhaps that's exactly why this superhero movie didn't include one - it might just be...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Senate GOP aiming for vote this month on health legislation

Here are four big problems standing in the way. Richard Burr said in an interview with a local TV station Friday. Starting to sift through the Senate's budget proposal, House Republicans on Sunday objected ...More..

Baby killed, sister and mother wounded, grandmother at large in Colton stabbing
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Baby killed, sister and mother wounded, grandmother at large in Colton stabbing

Colton Police Corporal Ray Mendez says the grandmother is considered armed and risky. Colton police say Nicole Darrington Clark, 43, of Colton , suspected of killing one granddaughter and injuring another...More..

Central Bucks school district closes after prisoner escapes
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Central Bucks school district closes after prisoner escapes

He was the only prisoner being transported at the time, Shook said. The Central Bucks School District cancelled classes and Pennridge cancelled outdoor activities Monday. "He told deputies he was going to be ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump Tweets in Favor of 'Original' Travel Ban

In other words, they're not even trying to create Trump's " extreme vetting ". On Thursday June 1, Donald Trump the president of USA asks the Supreme Court to reinstate the matters of travel ban again. W...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Spicer doesn't rule out WH trying to block Comey from testifying

The president has said he won't prevent Comey from testifying, but some say he could still change his mind. White House officials said they did not know whether US President Donald Trump would seek to blo...More..

1 dead, 2 missing after Wisconsin mill explosion
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

1 dead, 2 missing after Wisconsin mill explosion

Columbia County Sheriff Dennis Richards said the search is going slowly because the structure of the building is unsafe. "The cause is unknown, and so is the source of the incident", Clark said. Wednesday at ...More..