• Judge Throws Out Texas Attempt To Enforce 'Sanctuary City' Ban
Judge Throws Out Texas Attempt To Enforce 'Sanctuary City' Ban

Paxton announced a lawsuit against the state of DE over unclaimed checks. Mr. Paxton had tried to get the entire legal battle shifted to Judge Sparks in Austin, but the new ruling ends that effort. "The health, safety, and welfare of Texans is not negotiable". Texas has hoped to force the issue , and they were stopped cold by Judge Sparks. P...

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  • Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chief, drops legal team
Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign chief, drops legal team

Manafort is a central figure in Mueller's expanding investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential campaign. Asked whether he had spoken to Attorney General Jeff Sessions or the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the raid, Trump said: "I have not, but to do that early in the morning, whether or not it was appropriate, you'd have to as...

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  • Not going to run scared from North Korea: US envoy Nikki Haley
Not going to run scared from North Korea: US envoy Nikki Haley

Last year, a Chinese businesswoman was accused of using "layers of shell and front companies" to conduct activities on behalf of North Korea. After North Korea issued its own warning to the USA, suggesting it could attack the American territory of Guam, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sought to calm the sense of crisis .

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  • Rogers County Sheriff's Office hires former Tulsa officer Betty Shelby
Rogers County Sheriff's Office hires former Tulsa officer Betty Shelby

Walton had been among Shelby's most vocal supporters while she awaited her manslaughter trial in the September 16 shooting death of Terence Crutcher. His was just the latest name to be added to the list of unarmed black men and women killed by law enforcement.

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  • 'Mad Dog' Mattis to Kim Jong-Un: We win, you lose
'Mad Dog' Mattis to Kim Jong-Un: We win, you lose

Despite the statement by Mattis, U.S officials say that for now, additional assets have not been moved to the region and the threat assessment has not changed. "The DPRK regime's actions will continue to be grossly overmatched by ours and would lose any arms race or conflict it initiates", he added. "My first order as President was to renovate an...

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  • Trump & Mattis Issue Stern Warnings to North Korea
Trump & Mattis Issue Stern Warnings to North Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stressed diplomacy and said there was no immediate threat of danger، while Defense Secretary James Mattis، a former military general، said North Korea risked "the end of its regime and the destruction of its people" if it did not "stand down".

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  • Mehbooba calls on Abdullah
Mehbooba calls on Abdullah

Srinagar/Jammu and Kashmir , August 9: Mehbooba Mufti , the Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister said that the special status should be protected and preserved. "Article 35A is a constitutional "mistake". At the previous hearing in March, the apex court had directed the state and the Centre to sit and deliberate on the issue together.

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  • Day care driver involved in toddler's hot vehicle death arrested, charged
Day care driver involved in toddler's hot vehicle death arrested, charged

Temperatures hit 93 degrees on Monday. Barbara Livingston, Myles' aunt, said she asked one of the day care workers where he was, and she said he was gone. Hill's cause of death was hyperthermia due to environmental exposure and the manner of death as accident. It is unclear if St. Charles has entered a plea or retained an attorney.

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  • Armed cops descend on hotel after child 'hit by car' dies
Armed cops descend on hotel after child 'hit by car' dies

Armed officers arrived at the hotel as they were closest to the scene when the emergency call was made, but police confirmed it was not a firearms incident. I couldn't actually see anything though, just some very distressed people'. A witness told the Manchester Evening News they had seen a woman with "blood on her".

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  • Migrants Storm Beach in Southern Spain as Confused Sunbathers Look On
Migrants Storm Beach in Southern Spain as Confused Sunbathers Look On

Germans' Beach - Playa de los Alemanes in Spanish - got its nickname because of the number of Germans who have traditionally lived there. The incident , caught on camera, shows holidaymakers in bathing suits looking on in amazement as the migrants disembark the boat, clinging onto their belongings as they run up the beach.

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  • Nassau County to get two more medical marijuana dispensaries
Nassau County to get two more medical marijuana dispensaries

Patients will be able to get lotions, lozenges, patches and chewable tablets containing the drug for the first time this fall. It also said it will improve the "dispensing facility experience" by permitting other people besides a patient's designated caregiver to accompany him or her to a dispensary.

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  • CBS News Poll Shows Nearly 75% Of Americans Disapprove Of Congress
CBS News Poll Shows Nearly 75% Of Americans Disapprove Of Congress

GOP supporters' approval of Congress dropped 12 points from July, while overall approval by USA adults decreased four points, also to 16 percent. President Trump is a con man and a liar who will not show his taxes. Less than 5% name each of several other issues, like the environment, civil rights, government spending, education and other issues. ...

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  • NYPD Officer Shot In Arm In Brooklyn; Suspect Barricaded In Backyard
NYPD Officer Shot In Arm In Brooklyn; Suspect Barricaded In Backyard

Multiple shots are accepted to have been discharged, and another slug may have hit the officer in the chest or arm, as per police. Sources told CBS2 the male officer only suffered a single shot to the arm, but as many as four shots to the bulletproof vest that did not penetrate.

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  • Passengers warned to never ride with feet on auto dashboard
Passengers warned to never ride with feet on auto dashboard

Not only was she not wearing a seat belt, she was resting her foot against the dash. "When the airbag exploded, it pushed my foot up into my face". Benson's left eye socket, cheekbone, nose and feet were broken; her jaw was dislocated; a tooth cut through her lower lip; she lost her spleen; her left pupil became permanently dilated, which affected ...

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  • Scientists to Trump: Global warming is real
Scientists to Trump: Global warming is real

Here are five takeaways from the climate study , and the science community's reaction to it. Scientists told the Times they feared the Trump administration would suppress the draft report , which has to be approved by the Environmental Protection Agency by August 18.

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  • President Trump Will Declare A National Emergency Over The Opioid Crisis
President Trump Will Declare A National Emergency Over The Opioid Crisis

Under laws that outline national emergencies, the government can open up additional funding to states and provide technical assistance and manpower to places where local and state resources have been overwhelmed. Both senators have called for more steady access to naloxone, a drug that emergency responders can administer on the spot to stop the eff...

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  • Chelsea Manning Poses in Red Bathing Suit in 'Vogue'
Chelsea Manning Poses in Red Bathing Suit in 'Vogue'

She did not address her two failed suicide attempts nor did she make mention of President Obama, who mercifully ordered her release in January, or President Trump, who has labelled her an "ungrateful traitor" since taking office. Manning spent seven years at Fort Leavenworth Prison in Kansas for leaking nearly 1million classified files to WikiLeaks...

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  • Even new United Nations sanctions might not budge North Korea
Even new United Nations sanctions might not budge North Korea

For now, it seems the U.S.is content to simply wait and try to choke North Korea economically: " Reuters " quoted a senior Trump official saying the White House had nothing to say on a so-called secondary sanctions for Chinese firms. "The key is that we can not let the situation to continue to escalate, and we need to find an opportunity to turn ...

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  • There's more to Guam than United States military bases, residents say
There's more to Guam than United States military bases, residents say

It is also a major hub for submarine communications cables between the western United States, Hawaii, Australia, and Asia. The North Korean authorities threatened to strike the USA army base on Guam. They threatened US, other countries, and they threaten Guam. In addition to having their own popularly elected governor and a small legislature, Gua...

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  • Yemen airport closure killed more people than airstrikes
Yemen airport closure killed more people than airstrikes

Prior to the escalation of conflict in Yemen, an estimated 7,000 Yemenis were travelling overseas for medical treatment not available in the country , a number that has grown exponentially since March 2015, when a Saudi-led military coalition began airstrikes against Iran-backed Houthi rebels who orchestrated a bloody coup against the Hadi gover...

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  • 'Medically fit' Makwala given chance to make 200m semis
'Medically fit' Makwala given chance to make 200m semis

Makwala subsequently turned up at the warm-up track ahead of the final but was turned away, with the athlete angrily accusing the IAAF or “the British” of sabotage – as he was seen as the main threat to South Africas 400m world record holder Wayde van Niekerk .

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  • New York HS Football Player Dies After Suffering Injury at Practice
New York HS Football Player Dies After Suffering Injury at Practice

School officials, including the head coach, did not comment. "What exercises that are conducted are the privy of the school district and individuals running the workouts", he said. Joshua was a junior at the school. The boy, who has not been named, was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Suffolk County Police...

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  • Strong thunderstorms move across IL; warning expires in McHenry, Boon counties
Strong thunderstorms move across IL; warning expires in McHenry, Boon counties

As of the afternoon, parts of the area were under a slight risk category for strong to severe storms. Northwest flow aloft will help track those storms from the northwest to the southeast. "By Sunday night, some locations could have around 5" of rain. Low-lying areas and spots already prone to flooding will have the most issues but always be carefu...

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  • Texas Pastor: 'God Has Given Trump Authority to Take out Kim Jong
Texas Pastor: 'God Has Given Trump Authority to Take out Kim Jong

Unlike former President Barack Obama, who, according to Jeffress, opened the door to the Antichrist and failed to act decisively on matters of national security. The U.S. government calculated last month that North Korea controls up to 60 nuclear weapons, while some independent experts believe that the number of bombs is much smaller.

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  • Jefferey Lord Fired From CNN Over Nazi Salute
Jefferey Lord Fired From CNN Over Nazi Salute

Carusone then trolled Lord by pointing out his headline error and added, "Why do you expect anyone to take you seriously when you don't take yourself seriously". Lord wrote the "Sieg Heil!" words on Thursday on Twitter, and within hours, the Nazi salute became Lord's downfall. "This is America, Angelo". However, Lord claimed that he only wrote "S...

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  • Wall St set to open lower as tensions with N.Korea mount
Wall St set to open lower as tensions with N.Korea mount

KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 7 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,466 as of 11:20 a.m. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares was 0.6 percent lower. Disney dropped 3.9 percent after reporting a weak quarter and saying it would pull its movies from Netflix and start its own video streaming services.

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  • Turkey Detains Russian Man for Plotting Drone Attack on American Plane
Turkey Detains Russian Man for Plotting Drone Attack on American Plane

The Turkish security service has detained a Russian citizen who allegedly plotted an attack with a drone against one of U.S. planes based at Incirlik, the Haberturk television channel said. It said he was affiliated with IS and had previously traveled to Syria. ISIS considers Alevis as heretics. Bakiev also admitted to surveying the area to pre...

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  • Trump thanks Putin as Russia slashes US diplomatic staff
Trump thanks Putin as Russia slashes US diplomatic staff

Mr Trump has rejected the inquiries as a "witch hunt". "Over 1,000 employees - diplomats and technical workers - worked and continue to work today in Russian Federation; 755 will have to stop this activity", Putin said in his announcement of the cut, according to the New York Times .

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  • Four policemen killed in northern Sinai: Egyptian officials
Four policemen killed in northern Sinai: Egyptian officials

In a statement, the ministry said the terrorists, who were hiding in a mountainous area in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Qena, exchanged fire with police forces before getting killed. No information has been revealed on the gunmen but regular security forces have been facing militancy from tribesmen as well as from terrorist groups among which ...

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  • Alarming Federal Report On Global Warming Elicits Fears Trump Will Suppress It
Alarming Federal Report On Global Warming Elicits Fears Trump Will Suppress It

And according to the publication, the document says it is " extremely likely " that more than half of the global average temperature rise since 1951 could be linked to humans. It also says it's possible to connect some extreme weather events to climate change, a distinction climate scientists have traditionally avoided for singular events.

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  • State Dept. & DOJ protecting Hillary's Benghazi emails: Judge Napolitano
State Dept. & DOJ protecting Hillary's Benghazi emails: Judge Napolitano

Washington D.C. District Court Judge Amit Mehta ordered the State Department on Tuesday to search government email accounts belonging to Clinton former deputy chief of staff Huma Abedin , former chief of staff Cheryl Mills and former director of policy planning Jake Sullivan .

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  • N. Korea threatens attack on Gaum after Trump's 'fire and fury' warning
N. Korea threatens attack on Gaum after Trump's 'fire and fury' warning

North Korea dismissed Trump's recent threat of '"fire and fury" as a "load of nonsense". If any of the four long-range missiles successfully made it through us defense, Mount said, it would be a huge victory for the rogue state. Before Trump's tweets on the nuclear arsenal, Tillerson arrived in Guam on a previously scheduled visit after tell...

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  • US Warship Sails Close To China-Held Island In Disputed Sea
US Warship Sails Close To China-Held Island In Disputed Sea

SEOUL • Lawmakers in South Korea are moving to introduce a new law that would ban employers from sending work-related messages outside work hours. China's foreign ministry said the operation had violated global and Chinese law and seriously harmed Beijing's sovereignty and security.

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  • South Korea's military says prepared to act immediately against North Korean provocation
South Korea's military says prepared to act immediately against North Korean provocation

As global alarm escalated, Trump dug in on his threats of military action and posted video of his ultimatum to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Guam is home to two critical U.S. Trump's rhetoric toward North Korea has sparked criticism. Guam lies about 2,100 miles from the Korean Peninsula, and it's extremely unlikely Kim's government would r...

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  • Carter: North Koreans convinced of USA strike
Carter: North Koreans convinced of USA strike

They count on me to be a straight shooter with a calm voice", CBS late-night host Stephen Colbert began, hours after Donald Trump and North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un launched their my-hands-are-bigger-than-yours war of words Tuesday. They're a US territory. The United States, we sanction a lot of other countries. The Late Show host then ment...

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