• Two students shot outside Warren elementary
Two students shot outside Warren elementary

Jayla Wright, 7, was shot in the thigh and 13-year-old DaKayla Hart was shot in the hand, according to family members and fire officials. "The individuals being shot at then ran back into the picnic area drawing that fire to the folks that were in there enjoying the picnic", Johnson said.

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  • Donald Trump confirms obstruction of justice probe, claiming 'witch hunt'
Donald Trump confirms obstruction of justice probe, claiming 'witch hunt'

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said Thursday evening that Americans should "exercise caution" before believing anonymously sourced reports, an apparent reference to ongoing leaks surrounding the investigation into alleged connections between Russian officials and President Trump's campaign.

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  • Yoko Ono, a co-producer on 'Imagine,' gets writing credit
Yoko Ono, a co-producer on 'Imagine,' gets writing credit

Ono, herself established as an avant-garde artist when she met the then-Beatle, collaborated closely with Lennon and has sought to preserve his legacy since his death. "And on Thursday morning, Ono tweeted a portion of an interview recording in which Lennon said " 'Imagine " was inspired by Yoko's " Grapefruit '".

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets
Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

Mr. Mueller was appointed as special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 Presidential election and possible collusion by Trump campaign associates with the Russians, but there has been no indication that Mr. The story cited "U.S. officials familiar with the matter". "Such a law should allow for the reappointment of Bob Muelle...

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  • Murray hoping to do well in 'last few years' of competitions
Murray hoping to do well in 'last few years' of competitions

The competition starts on Monday and includes Milos Raonic , who Murray beat to lift the trophy a year ago, Stan Wawrinka , who got the better of Murray in the last four of the French Open , and 2014 victor Grigor Dimitrov. " Queen's is one of my favourite tournaments and I am really sorry for my fans there' I've got great memories of the Que...

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  • Bill Cosby trial: Camille Cosby slams prosecutors following mistrial
Bill Cosby trial: Camille Cosby slams prosecutors following mistrial

The judge said he saw no evidence of coercion or trouble in the deliberating room after the jurors reported their impasse on Thursday and he instructed them to keep trying for a verdict. Newton and cited a speech by Newton while proclaiming Cosby's "power is back". Constand told the jury she was merely returning his calls about the women's basketba...

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  • Vladimir Putin : Russian President says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'
Vladimir Putin : Russian President says US sanctions will 'complicate relations'

Sen. (D-Ohio), who was involved in the negotiations, said the amendment would send a message to an administration that "has been all over the diplomatic map". According to Politico , a senior administration official stated that the " White House is concerned that the legislation would tie its hands on U.S.

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  • Iran condemns new US sanctions
Iran condemns new US sanctions

Democratic Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer of NY - a key backer of the legislation - said the sanctions "will specifically target problematic areas that were not part of the 2015 Iran Nuclear Agreement". A senior adviser to the supreme leader of Iran has slammed a new set of sanctions against Tehran recently approved by the US Sena...

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  • Aaron Judge clears Yankee Stadium bleachers with monster 495-foot home run
Aaron Judge clears Yankee Stadium bleachers with monster 495-foot home run

Three of the five teams Baltimore will play the remainder of the month have below.500 records, meaning there are plenty of winnable games. When it comes to the 2017 New York Yankees , it's all about rookie phenom Aaron Judge . Pittsburgh opened a 2-0 lead in the first when Jose Osuna and David Freese hit back-to-back singles and Diaz drove th...

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  • Va. Shooter's Wife Expresses Horror, Asks Media To Go Away
Va. Shooter's Wife Expresses Horror, Asks Media To Go Away

Duncan or lost the nerve to confront him, but thankfully the Clinton, SC Congressman left the parking lots minutes before the shooting started. When asked whether he had become fed up with the political system, she said: "probably". She declined to answer questions about her husband's political views. "He didn't run with the pack - he was a lo...

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  • Fugitive polygamous sect leader arrested in South Dakota
Fugitive polygamous sect leader arrested in South Dakota

South Dakota authorities say polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs was captured at a recreation area marina southwest of Sioux Falls. Haug and his employee might be entitled to as much as $50,000 in reward money the Federal Bureau of Investigation offered for Jeffs' capture.

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  • Attorneys General In DC, Maryland Sue Trump For Violating Emoluments Clause
Attorneys General In DC, Maryland Sue Trump For Violating Emoluments Clause

The suit is the latest in a series of legal challenges alleging Trump's business dealings violate the Constitution's anti-emoluments clause, which prohibits any "Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust" from accepting "any present, Emolument, Office or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign State".

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  • Hawaii becomes first state to enact law aligning with Paris agreement
Hawaii becomes first state to enact law aligning with Paris agreement

Trump's decision to scrap the Paris deal has left him isolated on the world stage and prompted a backlash at home, with several state governors, city mayors and powerful companies already drawing up plans to meet the pact's emission targets - without Washington's backing.

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  • US Senate passes new Iran-Russia sanctions
US Senate passes new Iran-Russia sanctions

Lisa Desjardins has been following the vote , and she joins me now. LISA DESJARDINS: These are not just symbolic, Judy. The issue, as Mr Saunders pointed out, is the Senate bill expands sanctions on Russian Federation to include railway, mining, energy, and finance sectors and "the more you broaden [economic] sanctions, the larger the n...

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  • Father in IL case appears in Vegas court
Father in IL case appears in Vegas court

Elizabeth said Jason killed the little girl before they left IL and put the child's body in a bin. In Illinois, the felony charges carry a maximum sentence of two to five years, but Kelly said it could be extended to 10 years for this couple due to their lengthy criminal backgrounds.

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  • Trump attends Gorsuch Supreme Court ceremony
Trump attends Gorsuch Supreme Court ceremony

Mr. Trump's morning tweets included what seemed like a jab at former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the new Special Counsel for the Russian Federation probe, as he said the investigation was being "led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 15, 2017 You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American politica...

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  • Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation
Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation

Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8 that Trump told him in a one-on-one Oval Office meeting on February 14 that he hoped that Comey would let go of the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn for making false statements about his conversations with the Russian ambassador.

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  • Search goes on for seven US sailors after collision off Japan
Search goes on for seven US sailors after collision off Japan

The guided-missile destroyer collided with a Philippine-flagged 730-foot container ship some 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka, Japan around 2:30 am local. Thank you for your well wishes and messages of concern. The USS Dewey , another Navy destroyer, helped stabilize the USS Fitzgerald before joining in with American and Japanese ...

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  • Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico
Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico

Gov. Susana Martinez activated the state emergency operations center to help with a coordinated response to the fire. That fire has charred more than 6.6 square miles (17.1 sq. Authorities have closed New Mexico Highway 4 to help with the evacuation of residents in the Jemez Mountains due to a wildfire. Officials with the Santa Fe National Fore...

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  • White House Says Trump Has 'No Intention' To Fire Special Counsel
White House Says Trump Has 'No Intention' To Fire Special Counsel

The president was pleased by the ambiguity of his position on Mr. Mueller, and thinks the possibility of being fired will focus the veteran prosecutor on delivering what the president desires most: a blanket public exoneration. No such allegations against Trump or anyone on his staff have been made, Ruddy said. Why do we need a special counsel no...

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  • Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein: Robert Mueller Won't Be Fired Without Cause
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein: Robert Mueller Won't Be Fired Without Cause

Firing Comey and then Mueller would leave Trump with the reputation of a man who will keep dismissing anyone serious about conducting an honest investigation. Nixon directed his attorney general and deputy attorney general to fire Cox, but they refused and resigned. "When people say when there's smoke, there's fire, they're pointing to actions like...

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  • Senate GOP's Obamacare replacement bill is 'very liberal'
Senate GOP's Obamacare replacement bill is 'very liberal'

At the meeting they reviewed legislative options with the goal of translating those into bill language that could be evaluated in the near future by the Congressional Budget Office . speaks during a news conference about the Paris climate agreement, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Infrastructure: The White House may...

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  • Trump visits Camp David for the first time
Trump visits Camp David for the first time

Melania Trump and President Donald Trump with their son Barron, en route to Camp David on June 17. The president has never been shy about what he likes: his own bed (or beds) in a property that bears his name. It's been almost a year since the last presidential visit to Camp David; of the past four commanders-in-chief, Bill Clinton made 54 tr...

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  • On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to 'phony' Russian Federation story
On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to 'phony' Russian Federation story

The Senate intelligence committee has also interviewed Johnson in connection with its investigation of Russian activities during last year's election campaign. The obstruction of justice investigation into Trump began days after he fired FBI Director James Comey on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post said...

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  • Hammond: Pragmatic approach needed for Brexit talks
Hammond: Pragmatic approach needed for Brexit talks

Prime Minister Theresa May is now in talks with Northern Irish lawmakers over forging a loose alliance to support her government after an election Thursday cost her governing Conservative Party its Parliamentary majority. Speaking ahead of a meeting with other European Union leaders in Brussels on Friday, Mr Hammond said: "We've set out very clea...

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  • 58 missing, presumed dead in London inferno
58 missing, presumed dead in London inferno

At talks with his counterparts in the 28-country EU, Philip Hammond said his "clear view and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain is that we should prioritize protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations and take them forward".

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  • Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue
Trump's Washington hotel saw almost $20 million in revenue

Mar-a-Lago, which Trump has referred to as the "Winter White House", made $37.2 million from January 2016 through this spring, an increase from the previous year, when the resort earned $29.8 million. Because the new disclosure includes a four-and-a-half-month period covered by his last report, it is hard to precisely gauge whether revenue at Trump...

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  • Terry McAuliffe calls for gun control after baseball shooting
Terry McAuliffe calls for gun control after baseball shooting

The Virginia governor's claim was quickly challenged by a reporter, who said that it sounded like "a big number". Too bad we can't talk about white guys with guns. Perhaps the most important element of a good news story for journalists is surprise, which is why you read wall-to-wall coverage from my neighborhood on Wednesday but likely heard near...

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  • GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill
GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill

He said the budget does not resolve systemic structural deficiencies with the budget, saying at some point, "We're going to have to address the funding needs of our ongoing budget with some proposal". Sen. (R-Ky.) sharply criticized central elements of the emerging Senate Republican healthcare bill on Thursday, indicating that he will vote against ...

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  • 'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'
'I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director'

Was the Rosenstein memo the reason Comey was sacked? Susan Collins of ME told reporters. " Trump may be referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who in a memo to Trump raised concerns over Comey's performance". "The FBI leak of information regarding the president is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal ", said Mark Corallo, t...

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  • LAPD Officer And K-9 Wounded In Gun Battle
LAPD Officer And K-9 Wounded In Gun Battle

LAPD cruisers have to be signed out through an automated system before they are driven out of a department motor pool, but the cadets were "sophisticated enough" to manipulate the system by logging in with the name of a sergeant who they knew was on vacation.

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  • Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation
Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election is interviewing three senior intelligence officials to determine whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice. Tim Maloney, a Maryland lawyer who has worked with Rosenstein , said he is going to handle the decision of whether to recuse himself in th...

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  • Trump reportedly mulling the termination of special counsel Robert Mueller
Trump reportedly mulling the termination of special counsel Robert Mueller

After President Donald Trump's friend, Newsmax CEO Chris Ruddy, said Monday night that Trump is considering firing Mueller , Rosenstein said Mueller can "only be fired for good cause", and it would be his job to put that good cause into writing.

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  • Robert Mueller hires 13 lawyers to handle Russian Federation investigation
Robert Mueller hires 13 lawyers to handle Russian Federation investigation

The development comes a day after the daily reported that Mueller had extended his probe into determining whether the President tried to obstruct justice by suggesting to top intelligence and law enforcement officials that they end the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports
Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances, Washington Post reports

Comey later revealed that he orchestrated a disclosure of details about conversations with Trump to prompt the appointment of a special counsel. The marathon of high-profile congressional hearings continues Tuesday with a session scheduled by the Senate Judiciary Committee's panel on crime and terrorism.

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