Trump calls for rebuilding transportation systems, blasts Democrats as obstructionist

Trump did not mention the events in Washington during his visit to Cincinnati, where he also made separate remarks shortly after landing about the effort to repeal Obamacare. "We have to figure out how to make it work". On Wednesday, though, Trump ... More..

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Services Will Mark 1 Year Since Pulse Nightclub Massacre
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Services Will Mark 1 Year Since Pulse Nightclub Massacre

The shock, horror, and a community's pain have not eased in the year since Orlando's Pulse massacre and people still come, still in total disbelief, asking, "Why?" Gov. An event called Orlando Love: Rememb...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

A day later, Trump accused Comey of lying under oath, saying, "frankly, James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said , and some of the things that he said just weren't true". He said people would know about it...More..

Trump derides America's air traffic control systems as 'antiquated', announces modernisation measures
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump derides America's air traffic control systems as 'antiquated', announces modernisation measures

FAA air traffic controllers manage more than 50,000 flights per day. "This risky proposal would add to our national deficit, threaten access to small towns and rural communities, decimate small businesses wi...More..

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russian Federation investigation
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russian Federation investigation

The Washington Post has reported that President Trump asked Rogers and Coats to publicly deny the existence of any evidence showing coordination during the 2016 election. The U.S. Senate Intelligence C...More..

COSBY TRIAL: Accuser's mother bolsters story Cosby drugged, assaulted her
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

COSBY TRIAL: Accuser's mother bolsters story Cosby drugged, assaulted her

Are they natural? Are they herbal?' He said , 'Yes. That night, he offered her the three blue pills, saying they were her "friends". Within 20 to 30 minutes she began to slur her words and had trouble seeing...More..

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'

The election result forced May to search for a deal with a small party of Northern Irish politicians, the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ), to prop up her government and vote through vital legislation. "This i...More..

Trump's fake word stumps Spelling Bee champion
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump's fake word stumps Spelling Bee champion

The victor receives a $40,000 grand prize and plenty of bragging rights, while second place gets a $30,000 reward. Ananya appeared Friday morning on CNN , where hosts Chris Cuomo and Alisyn Camerota aske...More..

Former President Jimmy Carter shakes hands with every passenger on flight
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Former President Jimmy Carter shakes hands with every passenger on flight

Even comic Hannibal Burress has encountered the famed Carter plane handshake and recounted it on Conan back in 2014, while making an excellent point about hand sanitizer. took video of Carter and good-looki...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Orlando marks 1-year anniversary of Pulse massacre

He says personally, he has good days and bad. At 1 a.m., Pulse owner Barbara Poma will lead a private memorial at the club to the 49 killed. Macernie wanted the vigil to be a day for people to grieve and al...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord

The IPCC is the global body for assessing the science related to climate change. Democrats govern most of those states. The report says litigation "has arguably never been a more important tool to push poli...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

'Travel ban' case likely hurt after president's Twitter rant

Memo from legal experts to President Donald Trump on resurrecting his stalled travel ban: Quit Twitter . Critics suing the government, including states and civil rights groups, say there is little national...More..

NWS: Hot, humid conditions this week
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

NWS: Hot, humid conditions this week

We will be taking this forecast day by day when it comes to details on the storms. Mostly sunny skies will be the rule again today , with periods of clouds occasionally filtering through. Highs in the lower ...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Longtime GE CEO Immelt Stepping Down After Transforming

Current CEO Jeff Immelt , who started in the role in 2001, would remain chairman of the board through December 31, according to the statement. Shares of General Electric Co . GE is one of the biggest public...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

Eastern the statehood vote had won over an astonishing 97% of the vote, with just 1.5% choosing independence and 1.3% voting to have the island maintain its current territorial status. "We will go before worldw...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump reiterates call for a travel ban from certain 'dangerous' countries

Trump wrote in the first of four tweets over 20 minutes. The tweets could possibly harm his chances of winning in court. Journalists and political critics of the president seem to have read "Muslim ban"...More..

Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump pressed them to halt Russian Federation probe
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump pressed them to halt Russian Federation probe

FISA is the focus, but given the lineup, you can expect some questions relating to President Trump and the Russian Federation investigation and some previews of what to expect from tomorrow's hearing, when fo...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Donald Trump claims 'total and complete vindication' after James Comey testimony

The morning message was Trump's first comment - aside from a statement from his personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz - regarding Comey's stunning Thursday testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. He tol...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Senate GOP's Obamacare replacement bill is 'very liberal'

The other major concern for some Republicans is that the working group offered to keep in place the Obamacare community rating regulations, which disallowed health insurance companies from charging different pr...More..

DC Equality March Makes Pride Political
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

DC Equality March Makes Pride Political

Reg Franchi, a transgender gay man, traveled from Los Angeles, which is having a resist march in place of its annual Pride Parade this year, where they've traded the typical pride floats for a march on ci...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

California mayor hopes local has winning ticket

He does not know which of his customers won the jackpot. Matthew Alberre owns Marietta Liquor & Deli in southern California's Riverside County with his father, Alberre Alberre. Monday. The largest lottery...More..

Rally in Atlanta against Islamic law meets counterprotests
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Rally in Atlanta against Islamic law meets counterprotests

Dueling protests were held Saturday at a busy intersection in Santa Clara as anti-Sharia law activists turned out as well as those who accused the group of being anti-Muslim. "America is not in danger from Sha...More..

Berger achieves rare back-to-back St. Jude win
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Berger achieves rare back-to-back St. Jude win

First-round co-leader Stewart Cink is one shot back following a 65 at Southwind. Playing out of the penultimate twosome, he mustered six (of 14) fairways and 11 greens in regulation, losing 0.554 strokes tee-...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump Friday Twitter: Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker!'

Comey said he shared an unclassified memo of their conversation about Flynn because he hoped it would lead to the appointment of a special counsel. By referring to "total and complete vindication", the presi...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump accuses Comey of lying, offers to talk to Special Counsel

As for Mueller, "I would be glad to tell him what I just told you", the president continued. Trump added, "I hardly know the man; I'm not going to ask him to pledge allegiance". "Is this a joke?" Comey al...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Claiming vindication, Trump answers Comey testimony with denials

On Friday, the House Intelligence Committee wrote White House Counsel Don McGahn, asking if the White House had any tapes or memos "now or in the past" about Comey's private conversations with Trump. "Oh you'...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Fired factory worker kills five at former Florida workplace

Reports indicate that the gunman was a former employee at a store on the estate who was sacked back in April. Neumann was able to slip through a back door into the factory Monday before attacking several peop...More..

Sessions' plans to testify surprised Senate intelligence panel members
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Sessions' plans to testify surprised Senate intelligence panel members

Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Jack Reed questioned on Sunday (Monday morning NZT) why Sessions was involved in Trump's May 9 dismissal of Comey after he had recused himself from inves...More..

Trump '100%' Willing To Testify About Comey Discussions
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Trump '100%' Willing To Testify About Comey Discussions

He further denied ever asking Mr Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Mr Comey's detailed sworn testimony about a private dinner the two men had in the White House. But the attacks have been convoluted. ...More..

Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million is sold in Riverside County
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million is sold in Riverside County

Deadline to purchase tickets is 9:45 p.m. It was not immediately known where the ticket that will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in USA history was sold, according to Powerball spokesman Randy Miller. T...More..