• Fred Hoiberg emerges as candidate for Ohio State coaching job
Fred Hoiberg emerges as candidate for Ohio State coaching job

Cowley reported that Hoiberg and Ohio State had "absolutely no contact", and said a source indicated that Ohio State might already have someone else in mind. But, let's say Hoiberg does decide to leave. Matta's 13-year tenure with the Buckeyes ended earlier this week , when Ohio State athletics director Gene Smith opted to make a change as poo...

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  • Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system
Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

Victor has been charged with "gathering, transmitting or losing defense information", says The Washington Post . And her name is Reality Winner. The Kremlin yesterday denied that Russian military intelligence hackers had tried to infiltrate United States voting systems.

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  • Georgia Southern pitcher named Freshman All-American
Georgia Southern pitcher named Freshman All-American

All six honorees were named to the All-Big 12 Second Team and All-Big 12 Freshman Team in May. Jung, the Big 12 Freshman of the Year, hit.310 with 12 doubles, five homers, two triples and 41 RBI to guide the Big 12 co-champion Red Raiders to another national seed in the NCAA Tournament.

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  • Sen. Kamala Harris Told To Be 'Courteous' During Hearing
Sen. Kamala Harris Told To Be 'Courteous' During Hearing

Angus King, D-Maine, listen to testimony from Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and other security chiefs about gathering intelligence on foreign agents, on Capitol Hill in Washington , Wednesday, June 7, 2017 . Senator Harris questioned assistant attorney general Rosenstein about the potential for Director Mueller to be fired, and wh...

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  • White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern
White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern

Later, in May, after Trump had fired Comey as FBI director, deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein appointed special counsel Robert Mueller to take over the Russian Federation investigation. Asked by ABC News if the attorney general had threatened or offered to resign, Justice Department spokesperson Sarah Isgur Flores declined to comment.

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

He also complained that congressional Democrats "are taking forever to approve my people, including Ambassadors". In the United States , many veteran diplomats and officials decried Mr Trump's remarks. Trump had earlier brewed a storm and invited scathing criticism when he first came up with the idea, during his presidential campaign a year ago....

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  • Judge will decide fate in Michelle Carter trial
Judge will decide fate in Michelle Carter trial

The 18-year-old sat in his truck and inhaled carbon monoxide produced by the vehicle's water pump. MICHELLE Carter has been accused of persuading her teenage boyfriend to kill himself with a string of text messages. According to a court filing , Roy had a history of mental illness and had previously tried to kill himself. "He came to rel...

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  • SC lawmakers pass final state budget
SC lawmakers pass final state budget

Metairie Republican Rep. Cameron Henry urged rejection of the bill, based on the pay hikes and other addendums that did not go before the House. Finance Committee Chairman Eric LaFleur, the Ville Platte Democrat who handles the budget bills in the Senate , said the proposal wouldn't cover all the state's needs, but would protect critical program...

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  • Teen accused of sending text messages encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself
Teen accused of sending text messages encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself

Roy , who was 18, was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in his pickup truck. Citing another message she sent to a friend, the prosecutors say she even told him to get back in the vehicle at one point when he climbed out of it and was having second thoughts.

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  • Comey to Congress: President Trump told him 'I need loyalty'
Comey to Congress: President Trump told him 'I need loyalty'

I said only that the way to handle it was to have the White House counsel call the acting deputy attorney general. "I immediately prepared an unclassified memo of the conversation about Flynn and discussed the matter with Federal Bureau of Investigation senior leadership", Comey said in his prepared remarks.

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  • Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis
Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis

World number three Karolina Pliskova reached the French Open semifinals with a 7-6 (3) 6-4 victory against Caroline Garcia, ending the French presence in the main draw. "More or less, all the parts of my game are kind of going up and down". "Obviously he's played fantastically at this tournament so far". How unlikely was this result? This year...

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  • Hawaii becomes first state to enact law that aligns with Paris agreement
Hawaii becomes first state to enact law that aligns with Paris agreement

But this time it is not alone as Mr Trump has been slammed for withdrawing from the climate accord by several other world leaders, governments and environmental organisations. The rally was to call attention to what scientist believe is unwarranted attacks by the incoming Trump administration against scientists advocating for the issue of cli...

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  • Application for Free College Tuition Now Available
Application for Free College Tuition Now Available

The initiative was a key priority for Cuomo. When fully implemented, the Governor's office says the Excelsior Scholarship, in combination with other aid programs, will allow 52 percent of resident full-time students to attend a SUNY or CUNY two-year or four-year college tuition-free.

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  • Senior Intel officials expected to face pressure
Senior Intel officials expected to face pressure

For a short moment it appeared the hearing may stay focused on foreign surveillance (Coat's 18-minute opening statement on the topic put one audience member to sleep.) But it quickly shifted to an intense examination of the Trump White House's handling of the Russian Federation probe.

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  • Michigan House OKs bill to change CPL law
Michigan House OKs bill to change CPL law

A bill that makes changes to North Carolina's gun laws is one vote away from clearing the North Carolina House of Representatives. Any legal firearm owner could carry a concealed gun without a permit or mandatory training under a controversial plan the Michigan House approved Wednesday.

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  • Facebook introduces new features to celebrate LGBT Pride month
Facebook introduces new features to celebrate LGBT Pride month

Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates! According to Facebook, when a user chooses the "temporary" reaction they will be expressing "Pride" to the post. The LGBTQ community often falls victim to bullying and trolling on social media. Instagram also launched new stickers to celebrate the community last week, created by LGBTQ artists with nods to th...

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  • Police search for grandmother after baby dies in stabbing attack
Police search for grandmother after baby dies in stabbing attack

After the attack, Darrington-Clark fled the apartment she shared with the victims. Darrington-Clark eventually returned to the family's Riverside home and on Monday, she went to visit her daughter and granddaughters, her sister said. "And, so at that point, her mother is coming down toward my apartment with a knife still in her hand. bloody knife...

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  • Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions
Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions

Spicer gave a similar answer when asked May 9 whether Trump retained confidence in then-FBI Director James Comey . ABC's sources said Trump "has remained fixated on it", and two sources said Trump has " lashed out repeatedly" at Sessions privately, pointing at his decision to recuse himself as the reason for the escalation in the Russian Feder...

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  • Bucks County police searching for escaped prisoner
Bucks County police searching for escaped prisoner

Selby had reportedly ran into a wooded area towards the Bradford Dam Reservoir. Selby, Jr.is reportedly now wearing a dark jacket, jeans, and boots. Central Bucks Bucks School District in Pennsylvania has placed seven schools on lockdown a day after the it closed all of its schools following a prisoner escape in the area.

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  • Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150
Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

The Taliban has steadily expanded its reach since USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces formally concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014 and transitioned to a support and counterterrorism role. The blast is the second major attack that happened within 2 weeks. More than 15 years after the invasion, there appears to be no e...

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  • AG Sessions Offered To Resign Amid Trump Anger At Recusal
AG Sessions Offered To Resign Amid Trump Anger At Recusal

In the three months since Sessions stepped aside, the intensity of the probe has grown exponentially - culminating in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's decision to appoint Robert Mueller as special counsel. The president's spokespeople often argue that his tweets should not be taken seriously, but Spicer gave reporters a different assessment...

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  • What you need to know about FBI nominee Christopher Wray
What you need to know about FBI nominee Christopher Wray

Tapped by Donald Trump as the new head of the FBI , Christopher Wray is a high-flying criminal lawyer who represented Trump ally Chris Christie in a New Jersey political scandal and once worked under fired FBI director James Comey .

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  • How the suspected NSA leaker Reality Leigh Winner was caught
How the suspected NSA leaker Reality Leigh Winner was caught

Victor was arrested Saturday and the case was revealed Monday, shortly after the website the Intercept posted a redacted version of a USA intelligence document describing Russian government efforts to use hacking techniques against employees of a company that provides technical support to states' voting agencies.

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  • Twin attacks on Iran parliament and Khomeini shrine, 1 dead
Twin attacks on Iran parliament and Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Saudi Arabia has long pointed to the absence of IS attacks on Iran as suggestion of Tehran's culpability. Some posted selfies of themselves looking calm, even as gun battles raged in surrounding office buildings and snipers took position on nearby rooftops.

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  • Trump earns praise for picking Bridgegate defense lawyer to head FBI
Trump earns praise for picking Bridgegate defense lawyer to head FBI

At King & Spalding, the Yale Law School graduate chairs a unit representing entities and individuals in white collar criminal and regulatory enforcement issues, civil litigation and internal corporate investigations, according to the law firm's website.

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  • Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russian Federation investigation
Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russian Federation investigation

Both National Security Agency Director Admiral Mike Rogers and Dan Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, told the Senate Intelligence Committee they believed their conversations with the president were confidential. Two of the four national security executives scheduled to testify before the Senate intelligence committee Wednesday were repo...

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  • Kansas legislators abandon Brownback's tax experiment
Kansas legislators abandon Brownback's tax experiment

Brownback pursued even more aggressive reforms in the following years, completely eliminating the state income tax for owner-operated businesses, known as pass-throughs. Rick Wilborn, R-McPherson, agreed to support the override after previously voting against the tax bill. That would have underfunded the state by a projected $900 million over the n...

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  • NASA picks 12 new astronauts from crush of applicants
NASA picks 12 new astronauts from crush of applicants

He also announced the recreation of a new National Space Council, which was disbanded decades ago. Twelve candidates were chosen, and after two years of training, they could potentially travel to the International Space Station , the moon or even Mars on NASA's next-generation Orion spacecraft.

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  • Twitter Bot Reformats Trump's Tweets as Official White House Statements
Twitter Bot Reformats Trump's Tweets as Official White House Statements

Neiss told Mic the bot will work any time Trump tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account. In a series of Monday morning tweets , Trump says the Justice Department "should have stayed" with his first executive order aimed at temporarily halting entry to the USA from a half-dozen Muslim majority countries.

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