Woman accused of texting boyfriend instructions to kill himself begins trial

According to MassLive , Carter's trial was scheduled to start Monday, but she waived her right to a trial by jury and has instead opted to allow a judge to decide the case. CNN has reached out for comment from Carter's legal team but has not he... More..

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Trump tweets hurting legal case - key adviser's husband
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump tweets hurting legal case - key adviser's husband

He pounded the point home Monday night, tweeting , "That's right, we need a TRAVEL BAN for certain risky countries, not some politically correct term that won't help us protect our people!" "The Justice Dep...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump renews Twitter attack on London's mayor

But the Justice Department , from the Attorney General on down, works for Trump . Trump removed this context, however, giving off the assumption that Khan had suggested Saturday night's attack, which left ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Cavaliers seek answers as Warriors eye flawless title run

I just need some food and some wine and I'll be alright. In Game 2 , LeBron James registered his 16th career playoff triple-double with a team-high 29 points on 12-18 (.667) shooting, a team-high 11 reboun...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Survivor called from company bathroom: "My boss is dead"

He says about 12 people were at the company and seven people survived. Investigators work the scene of a multiple shooting at an area business in an industrial area on June 5, 2017 northeast of downtown Or...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Rookie, goalie help Predators tie series

Game 5 will be played Thursday at Pittsburgh, where the defending champion Penguins won the first two games. Guentzel, already with two game-winning goals in the series, put the Penguins up 1-0 on their secon...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

President Trump: private air traffic control

Dismissing the current system as an anachronism, Trump said the air traffic control operations needed to be separated from the Federal Aviation Administration, an approach that US airlines have long champione...More..

Cuomo: State will keep Affordable Care Act protections
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Cuomo: State will keep Affordable Care Act protections

What they are talking about is how to destroy Obamacare and how to give the millions of people enrolled in the program comparable health care coverage with their non-existent, pie in the sky Republican heal...More..

Senate Passes Landmark Pension Reform Plan
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Senate Passes Landmark Pension Reform Plan

That, eventually, will shift risk from taxpayers to employees, but it does nothing to reduce the $4 billion a year that the state commits to pensions, or reduce the percentage of payroll that school districts m...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Attackers named in London terror probe as PM under pressure

And amid all of this, U.S. President Donald Trump has launched a Twitter war against London Mayor Sadiq Khan, labelling him weak on terrorism. May has said the three attacks - including one outside Parlia...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

British police name two London Bridge attackers

In Britain's third Islamist attack in as many months, three men on Saturday rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before running into the Borough Market area, where they slit throats and stabbed pe...More..

Trump misdirects blame for slow confirmations
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump misdirects blame for slow confirmations

There are 188 ambassadorial positions. Trump chose Woody Johnson for the post months ago, but the administration never formally nominated Johnson, so the Senate hasn't been able to even consider acting. "If t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump lashes out at London's mayor, again

There was no immediate response from Khan to Trump's latest Tweet. President Trump added that the media "is working hard to sell it!" "My focus from Saturday night has been working with the police the emerg...More..

White House: Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey testimony
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

White House: Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey testimony

She said "the president's power to exert executive privilege is very well-established", but Trump would not exercise it in this case. The memorandums reportedly document the president's efforts to get the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Comey to testify openly about Trump discussions, not so on Russia

Short had been speaking about the president's legislative priorities, including passing health care reform and major tax cuts, when he was asked how much harder it was to move forward when issues like former F...More..

Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe

The White House appears to be considering raising the issue of executive privilege, but Trump may have a weak case for claiming that his conversations with Comey should be considered private - especially since ...More..

Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

Conway said the outcome at the high court "is what actually matters". "Mr. President, you can't criticize the Justice Department ". Following two pointed tweets from Trump , which misconstrued a statement...More..

Kellyanne Conway's husband swipes at Trump on Twitter
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Kellyanne Conway's husband swipes at Trump on Twitter

In the string of tweets, Trump deemed the revised version of his executive order a "watered down Travel Ban" and said he should have stood by the original version. In later Twitter messages, George Conwa...More..

At least 10 lose Harvard offers after posting obscene memes
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

At least 10 lose Harvard offers after posting obscene memes

The Harvard Crimson reports that the students had all been part of an official and sanctioned Facebook group for incoming freshmen, but had broken off to form "Harvard memes for horny bourgeois teens". The ...More..

Murder charges possible in deadly 'Ghost Ship' fire
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Murder charges possible in deadly 'Ghost Ship' fire

Nancy O'Malley did not tell KTVU what the charges are, or who they were filed against, but although sources told the television station the charges will include 36 counts of manslaughter. KRON4's Maureen ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

London attacker was featured in TV documentary "Jihadis Next Door"

Six women and four men arrested by police after the attack are still being questioned, police said . "Over the last seven years, we as a city have lost 600 million pounds from our budgets". The Islamic Sta...More..

Speaker says Illinois Legislature will miss budget deadline
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Speaker says Illinois Legislature will miss budget deadline

Randy Frese, R-Paloma, said. In other words, they're more concerned about politics and their re-election chances than actually helping the vulnerable they claim to represent. Democratic Senate President John ...More..

Local Leaders Defy Trump's Paris Withdrawal
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Local Leaders Defy Trump's Paris Withdrawal

Mr Trump, in keeping with a campaign promise to protect American jobs, announced in Washington he will withdraw the USA from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change . Especially when, af...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Police release 12 terror attack suspects without charge

Both men lived in Barking, an ethnically diverse part of east London where police carried out several raids on Sunday and yesterday. Police say they will release the names of the three men "as soon as operati...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump may allow Comey testimony

After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn during a February meeting in the Oval Office, the day after Flynn ...More..

Trump won't block former FBI chief from testifying: White House
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump won't block former FBI chief from testifying: White House

Comey's sacking came as the Federal Bureau of Investigation probes possible collusion between the president's election campaign team and Russian Federation - which United States intelligence believes hoped to t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Putin Claims He 'Didn't Really Even Talk' To Flynn

I made my speech. "But I frankly think we need to hear Mr. Comey's side and find out what other questions we need to ask". News has released another clip of Megyn Kelly's interview with Vladimir Putin , ...More..

Cowboys release UDFA Austin Appleby, claim another QB off waivers
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Cowboys release UDFA Austin Appleby, claim another QB off waivers

The Cowboys claimed quarterback Zac Dysert off of waivers from the Cardinals on Monday. He was the starting quarterback at Miami of OH for all four of his collegiate seasons. Still, it's hard to envision ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

New Jersey set to vote to replace unpopular Christie

The lieutenant governor, Kim Guadagno, is the front-runner in the primary election on the Republican side, while Phil Murphy, a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc executive who served as USA ambassador to Germany u...More..

Ex-CIA chief: It's clear Russian Federation interfered with U.S. election
by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Ex-CIA chief: It's clear Russian Federation interfered with U.S. election

The Senate panel's request marked the first time Trump's campaign organization has been drawn into the bipartisan committee's investigation into Russian interference in the presidential election, the report ...More..