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Trump Claims He's Vindicated After Comey Testimony

Mr Comey alleges that Mr Trump then privately asked him to drop a probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation. "Of course, the office of the president is entitled to expect loyalty from those who are serving in an administration". "President Trump, said 'I hardly know the man, why would I ask him that?" Comey testified last week to the Intelligence committee. Read More »

Obama Responds To Otto Warmbier's Death

Otto Warmbier died shortly after his release from North Korea where he was imprisoned a year ago. Warmbier's family objected to an autopsy, leaving the unthinkable in the realm of mystery for now. Trump is counting on China's leverage with Kim Jong Un's regime which has always been threatening that its nuclear-tipped missile can strike the U.S. Read More »

Shares of Winnebago Industries Soar 14% After Another Solid Quarter

Winnebago Industries Inc .'s shares are headed for their biggest advance in nine months after fiscal third-quarter results were well received. The results included expenses of $10.2 million to finalize Winnebago's purchase of Grand Design. "Solid macroeconomic fundamentals, combined with a surge of younger demographics embracing the outdoor lifestyle, as well as expanding use cases for RVs, suggest continued runway for increasing RV shipments and retail", Happe said. Read More »

Warmbier's travel agency stops taking Americans to N. Korea

Warmbier , 22, a University of Virginia student, died Monday in Cincinnati, less than a week after his release from North Korea . Three other Americans are now being held captive, and according to the Associated Press , the arrest of one of them, teacher Tony Kim, caused Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to explore the potential of a travel ban in March. Read More »

NBA Draft 2017: 5 targets for the Miami Heat


One thing that has been clear from all these predraft workouts is that the Knicks will be overly focused on finding players who fit in the triangle offense. "If that's what everyone thinks is my best asset, then I'm fine with it", Fox said. In the National Basketball Association it's hard to deny a person the ball. Read More »

Drew Barrymore Makes Cameo in SZA's New Video


Directed by Dave Meyers, SZA's video shows her in various locations around New York City, including a pizza shop, a laundromat, and a house party. Barrymore's simple - yet memorable - cameo arrives around the 2:15 mark, as the singer is sitting outside alone on some steps. Read More »

Russian Federation probe: Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel

Even Vice President Mike Pence has hired a lawyer to represent him during the investigation. Cullen, a former Virginia attorney general, served as the US attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia under President George H.W. media close to it have recently begun to assert that the president and his aides tried to cover up traces of contacts with Russians and thereby prevented the administration of justice. Read More »

Gulf storm could mean trouble here

In addition, a tornado threat will exist for areas of the Western Florida Panhandle, Southern Alabama, and points west. Officials in Santa Rosa County, which is just east of Pensacola, tweeted that some roads were under water early Wednesday. Read More »

Slain Muslim teen described as bright, generous

Fairfax County Police detectives believe road rage - not race or religion - played a role in the assault and murder of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen of Reston Sunday. 22, is accused of murdering Nabra Hassanen , 17 (right) in a bout of road rage. According to police , the teen was walking back with friends from the Sterling mosque Sunday around 3:40 a.m. Read More »

President Trump taunts Democrats over Georgia special election loss

Senate and Georgia gubernatorial races. Some political analysts, including the Director of the SPIA survey research center at the University of Georgia Trey Hood , feel that momentum by Democrats in a traditionally Republican-leaning district is partially due to a response to President's Donald Trump's election and actions while in office. Read More »

Perdue Hosting Mexico, Canada Counterparts in Georgia

He compared the 23-year-old trade relationship to a marriage. But KORUS hasn't worked as well as planned, and Trump has already said the deal needed to be renegotiated or terminated. Priest notes that the USA footwear industry has seen such small growth in opportunities under NAFTA because the trade agreement established a very restrictive rule of origin. Read More »

Memorial for slain Muslim teen Nabra Hassanen set on fire, suspect arrested

This image provided by Mohammad Alsalti shows artwork he created in honor of Nabra Hassanen , a teenager who was killed in a road rage incident in Fairfax, Va. Torres then took her to another location in Loudoun County, according to police , where she was assaulted again. Most mourners were Muslim, but Christians and Jews attended as well. Read More »

Rain From Tropical Storm Cindy Already Impacting Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy has churned up the Gulf of Mexico, causing risky surf and closing beaches along the Florida panhandle. TROPICS: "Cindy" will make landfall in Louisiana on Thursday . "It's kind of like a slow-motion disaster for us now". The state said the Federal Emergency Management Agency was moving 125,000 meals and 200,000 liters of water into Louisiana. Read More »

Ex-Saudi crown prince pledges allegiance to successor

In a series of royal decrees carried on the state-run Saudi Press Agency, the monarch stripped Prince Mohammed bin Nayef , who had been positioned to inherit the throne, from his title as crown prince and from his powerful position as the country's interior minister overseeing security. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy expected to reach Gulf Coast tonight


Again, Flash Flooding, especially over the Eastern Counties of East Texas will remain the greatest risk with Tropical Storm Cindy . Galveston County Judge Mark Henry has issued a voluntary evacuation for residents on Bolivar Peninsula, including the unincorporated areas of Port Bolivar, Crystal Beach, High Island and Gilchrist. Read More »

Trump travels to Iowa to talk Internet access, agriculture

Huber said he has left a vehicle business he was in with a partner so he can devote more time to supporting Trump. In just a few hours, President Donald Trump will be holding a rally at the U.S. In a new CBS poll released Tuesday, his approval rating was 36 percent, with 57 percent disapproval - the lowest mark in the network's surveys since Trump became president. Read More »

The Donald Trump-shaped hole in Queen Elizabeth II's speech


The State Opening of Parliament, delayed by two days because of confusion caused by the inconclusive result of the June 8 election, took place without some of the traditional ceremony, with the Queen arriving by vehicle rather than carriage and doing without her state crown. Read More »

Dashcam video of the Philando Castile shooting released

Anthony, Minnesota, was acquitted Friday of second-degree manslaughter and related charges in Castile's shooting . The video was played during Yanez's trial. "Don't reach for it then". "I'm not pulling it out", Castile responded. Meanwhile, Castile's bullet-riddled body was pulled from the auto and laid on the street. Read More »

Dashcam Footage Stuns Castile Family Lawyer


The video came from a camera in the squad auto of Officer Jeronimo Yanez . As more police and an ambulance arrived, Yanez could be heard breathing heavily and swearing and trying to explain his actions to fellow officers. It does not show what happened inside the auto or what Yanez, who is Latino, saw. It's very possible Yanez was indifferent about Philando's race. Yanez, who is Latino, also suspected that Castile might have been involved in recent armed robbery. Read More »

Michigan airport evacuated; officer seen bleeding from neck

Officer involved in Flint Airport attack is out of surgery and in stable condition, MI police confirm. The airport's Police Department has six full-time and six part-time police officers . After the apparent attack Michigan State Police asked residents to remain "vigilant" and report suspicious activity to the authorities. "I said they need to get him a towel". Read More »

US attorney general unveils 12-city partnership to fight crime

It's unknown whether the representation extends to the special counsel's investigation of Russian influence, the National Law Journal reports. Trump later said that "this Russian Federation thing" had been a factor in his decision and that he was going to fire Comey regardless of Sessions' and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's recommendations. Read More »