Castile trial had video evidence _ but not of key seconds

Paul , at times blocking traffic at intersections and then on Interstate 94, a major highway. July 14: A funeral for Castile at the St. Paul Cathedral draws thousands of mourners. I was forced to engage Mr. Castile. Yanez was charged with secon... More..

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Secret Service says it has no Trump tapes when asked by WSJ
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Secret Service says it has no Trump tapes when asked by WSJ

Rachel Maddow reviews the latest developments in the Trump-Russia investigations, including indications that the Senate Judiciary Committee will issue subpoenas to investigate Donald Trump for obstruction of ju...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

McIlroy at least improved his position in round two, nearly holing his tee shot at his final hole - the par-three ninth - as he completed a 71 with four late birdies. "It's pretty frustrating when I got here [...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Rosenstein Sees No Reason To Fire Special Counsel

There is increasing concern at the White House and among Trump supporters that the investigation could overshadow the president's agenda for months to come. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, a Republican, said du...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

NY Anti-Islamic Law Rally, Counter-Protest Face Off

Both marches began around noon about a block apart just south of the Oceanside Pier, and marchers passed each other peacefully at times. Tensions rose when counter-protesters crossed the street to meet the an...More..

Trump Says He's 'Canceling' Obama's Cuba Policy
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Says He's 'Canceling' Obama's Cuba Policy

Still, Cuba said it is willing to continue "respectful dialogue" with on topics of mutual interest. Speaking at a rally at Miami's Little Havana, Florida, Trump announced new restrictions on Americans' travel...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Newt Gingrich: 'The President of the United States cannot obstruct justice'

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said on Friday (above) that Donald Trump was innocent of obstruction of justice because he is president - even though Gingrich led the charge in impeaching former Presiden...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Would-be gunman launched into Trump tirade before shooting

This evidence may prove the fact that Hodgkinson's attack was not a random crime, but instead a calculated, premeditated political assassination attempt. And we learned that her husband told her that he wanted ...More..

Putin: more US sanctions would be harmful, talk of retaliation premature
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Putin: more US sanctions would be harmful, talk of retaliation premature

The measure is meant to punish Russian Federation for meddling in the 2016 US election, its annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region and support for Syria's government in the six-year-long civil war. To become l...More..

Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation Over Comey Firing
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation Over Comey Firing

Mueller was reportedly seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who weren't involved in the president's campaign, implying the investigation has expanded beyond the election itself. Mr...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Donald Trump tweets surprising suggestion about firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

As part of his probe into possible obstruction, Mueller has requested interviews with senior intelligence officials about their conversations with Trump , a former senior intelligence official with knowledge...More..

Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire counsel
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire counsel

Mueller was named special counsel to lead the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey in May. The person spoke on condition of anonymity t...More..

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized

An Ohio bluegrass musician who police allege fatally shot his mother and brother (all of whom appeared on the ABC show Wife Swap ) remains in critical condition at a Cleveland hospital, where he is being t...More..

Global Geo-political Series: US Senate overwhelmingly supports new sanctions on Russian Federation
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Global Geo-political Series: US Senate overwhelmingly supports new sanctions on Russian Federation

It also establishes new sanctions against those conducting cyberattacks on behalf of the Russian government as well as supplying arms to Syrian President Bashar Assad, and it allows for sanctions to hit Russia...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump's campaign outburst at Clinton reverts back

Trump was apparently referring to the Justice Department's decision not to prosecute the Democratic presidential nominee past year in relation to her practice of maintaining a private email server while secre...More..

Warmbier sustained
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Warmbier sustained "severe neurological injury" in North Korea

They say he doesn't show any consistent response to stimulation, shows no sign of understanding language, responding to commands or awareness of his environment. Warmbier was arrested at North Korea's Pyong...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Keep your enemies closer? Corbyn critics may return to shadow cabinet

This was a contest that sitting Prime Minister Theresa May was widely expected to win with an increased majority. In Corbyn's first appointments since the party gained 30 seats at last week's election , ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Donald Trump has no intention of firing Robert Mueller: White House

And since Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the investigation , Rosenstein is acting in that capacity. Soon after Ruddy's remarks became public Monday night, White House press sec...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Brand was very recently confirmed as the No. 3 person in the Department of Justice - she's been acting as the associate attorney general for less than a month. Inside the White House, a sense of foreboding has ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump confirms he is under investigation in Russia inquiry

Brand was sworn in as associate attorney general on May 22. Trump hadn't publicly admitted he was personally under investigation until now. I felt, required it, ' Sessions said in testimony before the Sen...More..

Ferry crashes into jetty, at least 4 injured
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ferry crashes into jetty, at least 4 injured

The ferry began to take on water after the collision, which occurred around 9:45 p.m. After hitting the jetty, the ferry was grounded on the rocks and the response boats were sent to assist with the evacuatio...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

James Hodgkinson , 66, from Belleville, Illinois, was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria , Virginia on Wednesday. Also suffering relatively minor injuries were two Capitol Police officers, ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump interviewed Robert Mueller for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Chris Ruddy , a Trump friend and the CEO of the conservative website Newsmax , raised the possibility of the president considering terminating Mueller, a potentially explosive option. Rosenstein says it would ...More..

Protests in Minnesota over Castile verdict
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Protests in Minnesota over Castile verdict

Meanwhile, in St. Louis, the family of Castile spoke out on the verdict. He did nothing but comply with Officer Yanez's instructions to get his driver's license ... Family members of a black motorist shot dead ...More..

Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at North Royalton home
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Police identify mother, 2 daughters found dead at North Royalton home

Accused murderer George Brinkman now faces five murder charges in two counties. The three women - a mother and her two adult daughters - were found dead by a family friend Sunday night at a home, said No...More..

Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US

Not only will the heat be a concern but the danger for fire as well things will run hot and dry for several days including Father's Day so take extra caution if barbecuing for the weekend. Friday's high is fore...More..

Trump Right To Make Cuba Pay For Its Intransigence
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump Right To Make Cuba Pay For Its Intransigence

President Barack Obama's restoration of diplomatic relations with Cuba and easing of decades-old travel and business restrictions had divided Cuban-Americans. But they will burden the US government with the ...More..

Trump keeps much of Obama's Cuba policy
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump keeps much of Obama's Cuba policy

His critics, however, have questioned why his administration is now singling out Cuba for human rights abuses but downplaying the issue in other parts of the world, including Saudi Arabia, a close US ally Trump...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Scalise in critical condition

Democrats and Republicans played in honor of their grievously wounded colleague, Republican Rep. Steve Scalise . In the end, the Democrats won the game 11-2. The Republican congressional baseball team ...More..

Border Patrol arrests 4 men at medical camp run by aid group
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Border Patrol arrests 4 men at medical camp run by aid group

After volunteers told them what was happening, the border crossers chose to turn themselves in to the Border Patrol, Juge said. Thirty armed Border Patrol agents with 15 trucks, two quads, and a helicopter r...More..