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Search for missing South Pasadena boy returns to Lake Cachuma


Authorities say the boy was last seen on Thursday, April 20 leaving Disneyland in Anaheim with his father. Participating in Saturday's search were the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Bureau, County Sheriff's Office, Los Angeles County Fire Department, South Pasadena Police Department and partner agencies through San Gabriel Valley and the local team. Read More »

Eric Trump says Washington Democrats "are not even people"

Jude's, as donors had expected. However, the paper trail indicates that there were actually costs incurred for using the golf courses, and this money was channeled from the Eric Trump Foundation back into his father's businesses. This claim is now directly contradicted by a club employee and a Eric Trump Foundation board member. "Mr. Trump had a cow", he told Forbes . You can't write stuff like this, but that is what we're dealing with. Read More »

Ossoff, Handel talk healthcare, taxes during only debate before election


HANDEL: And in regards to Komen, for anyone to think that as one individual employee, I was able to make a magic wand and make something like that happen. "He seemed open to working across the aisle". He said he supports increases "indexed to cost-of-living", meaning different communities could set different wages. Read More »

Claire McCaskill blasts Republicans for secret, back-door Trumpcare bill


While it is still unclear what the final bill will be, it will nearly certainly result in tens of millions of fewer people with health insurance while cutting many of Obamacare's taxes. Many states also rely on Medicaid for treatment in the opioid crisis. GOP senators during the working group meeting discussed a number of policy options under consideration. Read More »

'100%' Willing to Testify Under Oath


And, " lordy , " Comey would love tapes to prove that his recollection of events is right. News outlets and pundits disagreed about whether Comey's testimony cleared Trump of these charges. " James Comey confirmed a lot of what I said, and some of the things he said just weren't true", Mr Trump said. Trump appeared outside the Oval Office alongside the visiting Romanian president Klaus Iohannis . Read More »

USA investigators seek Comey memos, Trump tapes

Mr. Trump will appear at a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis, who is in Washington , D.C., to discuss defense issues with Mr. Before Friday's news conference, he broke his silence. The US president was asked by a journalist if he would be willing to give his version of events under oath. Read More »

More venues cancel Kathy Griffin shows


Flanked by civil rights attorney Lisa Bloom, a tearful Griffin said she stands by her original apology for the gruesome photo she shared on social media Tuesday. Even Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota ) dis-invited her from a book-promoting event after hearing that his constituents were offended by the images. "I made a terrible mistake and made a disgusting call". Read More »

CNN Just Cut Ties With Kathy Griffin


Donald Trump , meanwhile, has said Griffin should be "ashamed" of herself. While Griffin , 56, faced the music and apologized pretty much immediately following the publication of the photo, that wasn't good enough for CNN or Trump himself, who called her "sick" in a tweet on Wednesday morning . Read More »

Why Donald Trump's Attempt to Go After James Comey Could Backfire

The president tweeted , "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication.and WOW, Comey is a leaker!" Trump faced journalists at the White House on Friday afternoon in a joint news conference with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner. Read More »

Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying


But the rosy scenario rests on there being "no distractions" going forward, and the capacity of Trump himself to "turn the page", as veteran Republican strategist Charlie Black said. Commentary from Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera, who slammed Comey as "just another Washington insider" and discussed the legal implications of his move to share the contents of his memos. Read More »

Officer who shot Philando Castile testifies


Only 12 will deliberate, with three serving as alternates. Two of the 15 are black. After Yanez asked for his license and registration, Castile informed the officer that he had a gun. Squad auto video recorded him telling a supervisor after the shooting that he did not know where the gun was, although it also recorded him saying he told Castile to take his hand off it. Read More »

President Trump, stop blocking me on Twitter

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he backs the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation charter's demand that all members be prepared to defend each other, weeks after jarring allies by not restating U.S. The third tweet in the set made a more nuanced point, though one that might not withstand any substantial legal scrutiny. When Grenell wrote, "Breaking: DC reporters are NOT tweeting the line where Comey destroys their anonymous sourced narratives", Trump Jr. Read More »

Supermarket worker kills three, himself in Pennsylvania store


Stair's shift started when the store closed at 11 p.m. Police said he later took a duffel bag from his auto containing two pistol-grip shotguns, brought them into the store and started firing. "Just because I think you're okay today doesn't mean I won't hate you tomorrow". The bio on a Twitter account the prosecutor said is believed to be Stair's says he "had to die in order to truly live" and that he was "speaking from before and beyond the grave". Read More »

Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly to Senate


Rogers was responding to a senator's question about whether President Donald Trump asked him to intervene in or downplay the ongoing FBI investigation into Russia's election meddling and possible ties with the Trump campaign. "I'm not prepared to answer your question today", Coats said. King, clearly frustrated, asked all three men why they refused to answer questions related to their alleged conversations with Trump. Read More »

Sessions to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Saturday that he plans to testify before the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday, but it was not immediately clear if he would testify in public or private. "We were also aware of facts I can't discuss in an open setting that would make his continued involvement in a Russian Federation investigation problematic", he added. Read More »

Warriors go for a sweep

The bottom line is that Cleveland has gotten these Finals to 3-1, a familiar situation that must give them a little comfort. No team in National Basketball Association history has come back from an 0-3 deficit to win a best-of-seven series, and Cleveland will try to become the first. Read More »

Videos show rescue of rape victim, serial killer confessions


On Friday, prosecutors released several videos, dozens of pictures and hundreds of pages of evidence against him. After hearing Brown's screams, officers are seen on video breaking open the green container she was kept in and entering into its darkness with flashlights and guns. Read More »

'Batman' actor Adam West dies

William West Anderson was born on September 19, 1928, in Seattle, the first of two boys of Otto West Anderson, a farmer, and his wife Audrey. West attended a private liberal arts college in his hometown, after which he was drafted in the U.S. Read More »

Update On Bill Cosby's Sexual-Assault Trial

The trial is gripping, but has produced a few laughs. If Cosby testifies and prosecutors are then allowed to ask about those other women, said Oliver, the Duquesne University law professor, it would drastically tilt what, in the eyes of the jury, amounts to a "he said, she said" case. Read More »

Warship USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas


Giffords' husband Mark Kelly, a retired Navy captain, combat veteran and NASA astronaut who, along with her, founded the gun-control group Americans for Responsible Solutions in 2013, also delivered remarks, . "But she came out of that experience with grace and faith. and time and time again, she has stood up ready to keep moving forward to persevere with her trademark humor, kindness and relentless optimism". Read More »

Truth-teller Trump: Comey lied


Earlier, Trump , who had refrained from tweeting all day Thursday - even as Comey accused his administration of spreading "lies" and suggested Trump had attempted to influence the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election - struck back in an early-morning tweet. Read More »

House Intel Committee requests Comey tapes from the White House

And some of the things that he said just weren't true. "He's a leaker", Trump said dismissively. Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president, in series of teases. Read More »