• Marches against Islamic law draw opposition
Marches against Islamic law draw opposition

Although the organization insists it doesn't oppose discrimination, it is clear that its protests gather together people who are opposed to Islam in principle. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. "He's got to be stopped". When the group's supporters took to the streets on Saturday, they found they were hu...

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  • No surprise in United States withdrawal from Paris
No surprise in United States withdrawal from Paris

Several members of this 17-member council stepped down or resigned due to controversial Trump policies, but since the Paris announcement they are leaving in droves. He not only led domestic efforts, such as tough new standards for power plants in the US, but he also kept up the pressure on China to take responsibility for reducing global warming.

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  • Sam Houston State completes one of the smoothest triple plays ever witnessed
Sam Houston State completes one of the smoothest triple plays ever witnessed

Jackson Lueck continued his torrid hitting going 4 for 5 (4 singles) on the day including the game winning RBI into right field in the bottom of the 9th. 5 overall national seed Texas Tech to advance into the Tallahassee super regional . McKay (10-3) had to work at times but was effective, striking out nine in 62⁄3 innings to win a showdo...

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  • Eric Trump: Democrats in Washington are 'not even people'
Eric Trump: Democrats in Washington are 'not even people'

Eric told the finance magazine how the Trump National Golf Club donates the course to the event, saving hundreds of thousands that can go straight to the charity . CNBC has requested comment on the Forbes article from the Trump Organization, the White House and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital . Since then, the IRS filings also show mor...

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  • Minnesota officer charged with murdering black motorist to testify
Minnesota officer charged with murdering black motorist to testify

Yanez said he followed Castile for two miles before he pulled Castile over in a fully marked squad vehicle. Yanez has been charged with second-degree manslaughter and reckless discharge of a firearm. Paulsen also said it was curious Kapelsohn opted to leave out Yanez's initial statement on the scene about not knowing where the gun was from his re...

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  • Jeff Sessions To Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday
Jeff Sessions To Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions told Alabama Sen. Sessions clarified his plans for the coming week Saturday by announcing that he would not be able to keep a scheduled appearance before a different Sen...

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  • Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress
Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress

But Mr Trump and his supporters focused instead on the confirmation that he was not a target of investigation, easing months of speculation. Earlier Mr Trump had his silence on Twitter , tweeting he'd been vindicated and derided Comey as a " leaker ".

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  • Louisville first to clinch slot in College World Series
Louisville first to clinch slot in College World Series

UofL now stands at a 50-10 record on the season and has won 32 of its 36 home games, while United Kingdom is now at 43-21 after making its way through a stacked SEC schedule. All he does is hit BIG HOME RUNS! Oregon State, ranked No. 1 in the nation, is the top national seed in the NCAA Tournament. Right-hander Jake Thompson (14-0) started for th...

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  • Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly
Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly

A follow-up session behind closed doors is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. But when asked about those interactions on Wednesday, both declined to discuss their specific conversations with Trump while stating that they have never felt pressure from the White House .

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  • Three men arrested in connection with London attack
Three men arrested in connection with London attack

The other suspect, 30-year-old Redouane, claimed to have roots in Morocco and Libya. The 48 injured included people from Britain, France , Spain, Australia and New Zealand, in what May called "an attack on the free world ". Believed to ringleader of the London Bridge attack , Butt was known to have links to al-Muhajiroun, the banned extrem...

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  • Mickelson gets late tee time, fans faint hope at US Open
Mickelson gets late tee time, fans faint hope at US Open

He is set to defend his title on a course that opened only 11 years ago. For the first time in 25 years the US Open this week will be staged on a course with a par as high as 72 but that might be where the good news ends for those who will gather for the season's second major.

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"We have to stop the funding of terrorism" - President Trump

According to the statement sent to ACTMedia, the American-Romanian Business Council (AMRO) applauds President Donald J. Trump for meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis on Friday. "And I think you saw today the overwhelming majority of the intel members, Democrats and Republicans, feel that Jim Comey is credible". "I'd put it in the "be...

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  • USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas in her honor
USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas in her honor

It is the 13th Navy ship named after a living person since 1850 and the 16th ship named for a woman. The littoral combat ship (LCS-10) USS Gabrielle Giffords is named for the former Democratic congresswoman who survived a would-be assassin's bullet during an appearance in her Tucson district in 2011.

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  • Cancel Donald Trump's state visit, says Sadiq Khan
Cancel Donald Trump's state visit, says Sadiq Khan

Trump countered the Mayor's statement on Twitter , saying, "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is 'no reason to be alarmed!' ". "The U.S. Commander in Chief also has better uses of his time than making himself look foolish", the editorial said, adding that Trump's comment made him seem "small".

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  • Eighth person killed in London attack found in Thames river
Eighth person killed in London attack found in Thames river

Khuram Shazad Butt was a British citizen born in Pakistan and Rachid Redouane had claimed both Libyan and Moroccan nationality. British police said that they had recovered a body from the Thames river believed to be that of 45-year-old Frenchman Xavier Thomas , missing since the night of the attack.

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  • Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from US President Donald Trump
Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from US President Donald Trump

Testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats refused to say whether it was true, as The Washington Post reported Tuesday, that Trump asked Coats if he could reach out to then-FBI Director James B.

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  • Trump's Travel Ban Tweets Could Come Back To Bite Him In Court
Trump's Travel Ban Tweets Could Come Back To Bite Him In Court

Supreme Court to take up the case."It's kinda odd to have the defendant in Hawaii v Trump acting as our co-counsel".Those social media posts followed one on Sunday in which Trump declared the United States "must stop being politically correct" and do more to protecting its citizens, adding: "If we don't get smart it will only get worse".

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  • British police name third London attacker as Youssef Zaghba
British police name third London attacker as Youssef Zaghba

So far four of those killed in the attack have been named as Australian Kirsty Boden, Canadian national Chrissy Archibald, James McMullan, from Hackney, and French national Alexandre Pigeard. Zaghba was stopped at Bologna's airport trying to fly to Turkey in March past year over concerns he was intending to travel on to Syria, according to repo...

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  • May's United Kingdom election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority
May's United Kingdom election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

Having called the snap election in order to obtain a greater mandate to push through a tougher deal with the European Union on departing the bloc, May now faces the prospect of having a majority of just a single seat in the new parliament as a result of a deal struck with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party .

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  • Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying about their private meetings
Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying about their private meetings

The president turned down the offer, but Tuesday, the White House declined to say whether Trump still had confidence in his attorney general. The lawyer is expected to file a complaint with the justice department inspector general about the revelation next week, according to a person close to the legal team.

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  • Donald Trump may try to prevent James Comey from testifying
Donald Trump may try to prevent James Comey from testifying

By this time , the Attorney General and chief of staff had left the room, it was just Comey and Trump in the now famous one-on-one ambience in which Trump is said to thrive. After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the probe into former national security adviser Michael Flynn during a February meeting in th...

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  • Soccer superstar invites girl disqualified from game to soccer academy
Soccer superstar invites girl disqualified from game to soccer academy

Despite being only 8-years-old, Hernandez is on the 11-year-old roster. But on Sunday, Mili's dad, Gerardo Hernandez, found out his daughter's girls' team had been disqualified from the finals of a Springfield tournament, set for that day.

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  • Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia
Top intelligence officials say little about Trump conversations on Russia

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats refuses to publicly discuss private conversations he's had with President Donald Trump . Dan Coats listens as Mike Rogers is asked a question. "There was no assertion of executive privilege, and thus I don't understand why these individuals did not answer all of our questions today", Collins sai...

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  • London attackers were chef, clerk and 'suspicious' Italian
London attackers were chef, clerk and 'suspicious' Italian

The other two attackers were named Monday as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane . British police said Zaghba had not been a subject of interest for them or the MI5 domestic intelligence agency. "But I tried my best and I think he was corroded inside". Two German citizens, two Australians, a couple from New Zealand, one Bulgarian national a...

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  • Hawaii Rebuffs Trump by Enacting Laws Supporting Paris Agreement
Hawaii Rebuffs Trump by Enacting Laws Supporting Paris Agreement

Noting that the Trump administration had announced June 1 that the us would leave the landmark agreement, the unnamed official said that this was because of the president's "America First" policies and an ignorance "of the fact that the protection of the global environment is in their own interests".

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  • Mitt Romney Says He Discussed Secretary Of State Role With Hillary Clinton
Mitt Romney Says He Discussed Secretary Of State Role With Hillary Clinton

Romney was a candidate to lead the Department of State and met with then President-elect Donald Trump about the job during the transition period after last November's election, but the position ultimately went to Rex Tillerson. Trump also had harsh words for the former MA governor, calling him a "stiff" and a "catastrophe" who "choked like a dog" b...

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  • Vacation Bible School opportunities for the week of June 4-8
Vacation Bible School opportunities for the week of June 4-8

Free supper, Bible teaching, games and crafts. Transportation will be provided. Bangor Community Church: 7419 Oro-Bangor Hwy.: 10 a.m. Pastor Bruce Chikalla, Theologically conservative, Bible-believing church affiliated with pastoral leadership from Village Missions.

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  • Kansas man accused of hate crime in death of Indian citizen
Kansas man accused of hate crime in death of Indian citizen

Adam Purinton , 52, is accused of fatally shooting Srinivas Kuchibhotla and attempting to kill Alok Madasani based on their actual and perceived race, color, religion and national origins. Purinton reportedly told a bartender who made a 911 call that he had shot two Iranians. Those two men were from India and worked as engineers at Olathe-b...

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  • What we learned from Comey's testimony
What we learned from Comey's testimony

Comey's memos about his meetings with Trump are now in Mueller's hands. During the explosive public hearing at the United States senate , beamed live across the nation from Capitol Hill, Mr Comey accused the White House of spreading "lies" about him and the organisation he formerly headed.

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  • Kamala Harris Becomes The New Face Of 'Nevertheless, She Persisted'
Kamala Harris Becomes The New Face Of 'Nevertheless, She Persisted'

Many members of the Senate Intelligence Committee engaged in aggressive questioning Wednesday morning, grilling the leaders of the NSA, FBI, DOJ and the Director of National Intelligence about whether President Trump has intervened in ongoing investigations in Russian election interference and allegations of collusion with his campaign.

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  • Turning Up the Heat for the Weekend
Turning Up the Heat for the Weekend

Today's forecast high is 90, while the low tonight should drop to 57. Temperatures will peak around 95 degrees Saturday and Sunday , which will be nearly near record highs for the Omaha area, according to the National Weather Service office in Valley.

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  • Doctors: 4-year-old died of 'dry drowning'
Doctors: 4-year-old died of 'dry drowning'

Francisco Delgado III, known as Frankie , had shown symptoms of a stomach bug for several days after going on a family trip to Texas City Dike . A four-year-old boy has died from a rare condition that caused him to drown a week after he went swimming.

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  • Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony
Trump calls ex-FBI director James Comey a 'leaker' after testimony

Trump , who did not post on his Twitter account as Comey appeared before the Senate intelligence committee Thursday, sent a tweet at daybreak Friday. Mr. Trump, according to Mr. Comey, defended Mr. Flynn, saying "he is a good guy". And indeed it did. While speaking before the Senate panel, Comey defended his decision not to inform Sessions ab...

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  • Trump Seeks Legislative Wins to Cast Off Shadow of Russia Probes
Trump Seeks Legislative Wins to Cast Off Shadow of Russia Probes

President Donald Trump met with Republican congressional leaders on Tuesday to rejuvenate efforts to overhaul the US healthcare and tax systems as investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election campaign weigh on his administration.In a White House meeting, Trump welcomed indications by senior Republicans that the Senate might vote on a...

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  • UAE to jail, fine Qatar sympathisers
UAE to jail, fine Qatar sympathisers

A company source later said the network was combatting a large-scale cyber attack but remained operational, and Qatar's official state TV said it had shut down its website temporarily after facing hacking attempts. Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman al-Thani told the broadcaster that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has conf...

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