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Pressure mounts on Trump to release his tax returns

But President Trump will be doing neither. In February, Denham joined 228 other House Republicans to vote down a Democratic effort to force Trump to release his returns. This isn't a partisan issue. The people of Pennsylvania want and deserve to see them. "We're going to be announcing it very soon", Trump said at Snap-on headquarters in Wisconsin. Read More »

Killing of three white men in California city racially motivated


So he vowed to eliminate as many white men as he could. Police say that three people were killed and one was wounded when a gunman opened fire in downtown Fresno on Tuesday morning. Fresno police chief Jerry Dyer said: 'These individuals who were chosen today did not do anything to deserve what they got. "And that's what he set out to do". Read More »

Arkansas Inmates Claim Innocence On The Eve Of Executions

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP ) - Two Arkansas inmates set to die this week in a double execution filed more legal challenges Wednesday, but so far the pair is hitting roadblocks as a judge weighs a new attempt to prevent the state from using one of its lethal injection drugs in what would be the state's first executions in almost a dozen years. Read More »

Fresno gunman laughed as he explained his actions

In the meantime, new information about the victims of the deadly rampage is being released. Records show he was arrested at least twice as a teen for possessing a gun in school. "He said he didn't like white men and white men were responsible for keeping black men down". He later took a bus to Herndon and Milburn avenues, where he stayed Friday through Sunday in a ravine, "practicing what he decribed as voodoo rituals", Dyer said. Read More »

China Defends Trademark Grants For Ivanka Trump Products

Riebling counted 182 pending or registered trademarks for her company across 23 countries, including China, Canada, Mexico, Russia and Australia. However, now that they are in politics - representing America on the world's stage - they can not use the White House to make money for the Trump family brand. Read More »

Sharp right turn for Supreme Court


Republicans, possessing a 52-48 Senate majority, on Thursday overcame a ferocious Democratic effort to block a confirmation vote by resorting to a rule change known as the "nuclear option". Democrats, meanwhile, raised concerns about Gorsuch's ideology, pointing to cases where he sided with corporations over individuals. Gorsuch is also viewed as a staunch defender of individual liberty and the free market - particularly religious freedom. Read More »

Fresno Shooter Kills 3 In Suspected Hate Crime


He ended up at a Starbucks, where he saw a news report that he was identified as a suspect in the security guard's death. So he vowed to eliminate as many white men as he could. Hours before the shootings, police had issued a news release saying Muhammad, who was suspected in the shooting death of a white security guard last week, was armed and risky. Read More »

Republican senator wishes Trump spent less time at Mar-a-Lago

The president's family spent the weekend in town at Mar-a-Lago for Easter. But we recall candidate Trump raking President Obama over the coals for his golfing habits. He was used to wearing a hard hat. No, this is no budding bromance with The Donald, just a desire to know what he's thinking every fripping moment of the day. Read More »

Bill O'Reilly likely on way out at Fox News, reports say


O'Reilly and enrich themselves through publicity-driven donation", Mr. Kasowitz said. He promised to release "irrefutable evidence" to bolster that claim. "It is outrageous that an allegation from an anonymous person about something that purportedly happened nearly a decade ago is being treated as fact, especially where there is obviously an orchestrated campaign by activists and lawyers to destroy Mr. Read More »

Opposition grows to abortion coverage ban


It's unclear whether that would change anything in practice, as state plans now only require coverage for medically necessary abortions. "What the bill is saying is that state taxpayers shouldn't have to pay for it". "Leave these decisions to the professionals". Rep. Andre Jacque, R-DePere, another of the bill's sponsors, said he doesn't believe abortions are medically necessary, a claim Democrats pushed back on. Read More »

Man seriously injured in Granby Street shooting


Police have arrested a man in connection with a shooting that happened in the 3100 block of Peronne Avenue last week. The victim, identified as Keith M. Officer Daniel Hudson said Wednesday the 28-year-old man who was shot is expected to survive. No motive or description of the shooter has been released. Read More »

Suspect in Fresno triple-shooting had criminal history in Sacramento


The three people killed were all white men, police said . At 10:43 a.m., Muhammad approached two men in a parked Pacific Gas and Electric Co. truck, Dyer said. He has a lengthy record and has had at least two mental health hospitalizations. A friend and former employer of Randalls, Steve Spurrier, recalled an incident that showed the exemplary person that the deceased was. Read More »

Marlins lose combined no-hitter with one out in ninth inning

Haniger went 3 for 4 with a walk, a double and three runs, while Seager went 2 for 3 with two walks and a double. This time, Haniger came through with a big blow, a slashing line drive to right that plated two - which also extended his hitting streak to 13 games. Read More »

Fox News has severed ties with its star anchor Bill O'Reilly

These included Mitsubishi Motors, which spent about $2.1 million for ads on O'Reilly's show in 2016, making it the show's fifth-largest advertiser. Furthermore, women inside Fox News questioned the company's commitment on maintaining a culture based on "trust and respect", as was promised when chairman Roger E. Read More »

Vinson carrier group expected off Korea in late April

Jim Kilby said in a message to the families of those deployed. The White House announcement about the nuclear-armed strike force sparked fears across East Asia about a looming catastrophe - as rising tensions between the North and the USA dominated the news. Read More »

Grand Canyon search for missing hikers aided by Merrell Boot


Lou-Ann Merrell, wife of Randy Merrell - who helped found the Merrell Boot 1981 - and Jackson Standefer, 14, lost their footing Saturday during a family trip in the Arizona park and fell into the creek. 'If they can get to a spot where they cannot be in the water and stay warm, she's got the skills needed to get them through it. The odds aren't great. Read More »

Wet Weather Delays Corn Planting


That is unless USA farmers have fallen well behind schedule and remain there late in the planting window - which historically introduces yield risk. USDA's April 17 Crop Progress report is the first update following mid-April, and thus begins the annual process of closely monitoring crop progress, crop conditions, and the pace of harvest for a variety of field crops including but not limited to: corn , cotton, peanuts, rice, soybeans , and spring wheat . Read More »

Fox News Finally Got Rid of Bill O'Reilly


O'Reilly may finally be out of a job. Bill O'Reilly has officially been fired from Fox News, where he's hosted the popular show The O'Reilly Factor for years, after reports of numerous sexual harassment allegations - and settlement payments - came to light. Read More »

Georgia GOP congressional hopeful


Overwhelmingly Republican district rebukes Trump! He will face Republican challenger Karen Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state who attracted 19.8 percent of the vote. "We fight on, we have defied the odds". We have shattered expectations. First-time candidate Ossoff leads the race, polling at 42.5 percent - far ahead of the top four Republican candidates, none of whom is drawing more than 17 percent. Read More »

McConnell Supports Senate Intelligence Committee Investigation of Susan Rice


She also offered some questionable explanations for the demasking process. "The charges [against Nunes] are entirely false and politically motivated, and are being leveled just as the American people are beginning to learn the truth about the improper unmasking of the identities of US citizens and other abuses of power", he said . Read More »

Former NFL TE Aaron Hernandez Found Dead In Prison Cell


He expressed his hopes that the investigation into his former client's suicide is "transparent and thorough". His death ended a spectacular fall from grace for a man who signed a $40 million contract in 2012 with this year's reigning Super Bowl champions, the New England Patriots, after a troubled upbringing in CT. Read More »

Anger after Russian Federation protects Syria at UN

The vote came after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Moscow to discuss the escalating tensions in Syria. Singling out Vladimir Putin over his support for Assad not only goes a long way in clarifying the U.S.'s desire to once again take a leadership role, it also communicates that Trump is no longer content to let the Russians solve the Syrian problem. Read More »

Neil Gorsuch confirmed to Supreme Court on 54-45 Senate vote


Sen. James Inhofe of Oklahoma said of McConnell's tactic: "No. 1, it's courageous". Gorsuch will be the 113th judge to sit on the nation's highest court. FILE - In this March 21, 2017, file photo, Supreme Court Justice nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch explains mutton busting, an event held at rodeos similar to bull riding or bronc riding, in which children ride or race sheep, as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Read More »