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by | May 23, 2017 | 02:50

Clarke appeared to have lifted lines from such diverse sources as the 9/11 Commission Report , a 2013 Washington Post article, and George W. Bush's book Decision Points. "I'd want to give anybody who's accepted a position in the administration a fair hearing, and I'd want to actually get the information, which I don't have".

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:05

Rain showers continue overnight , with mild temperatures ranging from 55 to 60 degrees and a southeast wind at about 10 miles per hour. The rain moved out by early afternoon, and temperatures in most areas climbed well into the 60s despite a persistent overcast.

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:45

The majority of Saucedo's alleged attacks took place previous year when seven were shot dead and two others were wounded over a four-month period - March to July - in a predominately Latino neighborhood in the Phoenix area. Police said they expect to pay out the $75,000 reward posted for information leading to an arrest. Others were afraid to come forward because many are immigrants in the us illegally or don't have their paperwork in order.

by | May 09, 2017 | 00:06

Haber said Oliver violated several policy violations but stopped short of detailing them, citing the officer's right to appeal his termination. The termination of Oliver comes on the heels of authorities changing their story after initially stating that the vehicle police fired upon was moving in "an aggressive manner ".

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:36

Logano was given NASCAR's most severe penalty, as his victory in the Toyota Owners 400 was deemed "encumbered". In addition, crew chief Todd Gordon gets smacked with a $50,000 fine and Logano is docked with the loss of 25 driver and owner points.

by | May 01, 2017 | 17:01

Before the event, Mr. Trump signed two more executive orders on trade, as he continued to follow through on his tough talk from before and after the election, vowing to do more to protect U.S.jobs at home from what he says are unfair practices by Canada, Mexico, and other nations.

by | May 01, 2017 | 16:56

I mean, we're lap 1 and three-wide running people into the wall. "The boys had a great stop, which gave us good track position to pass the cars that stayed out", Logano said. For the first time since the Daytona 500 in February, Joe Gibbs Racing earned a stage win after Kenseth led all 100 laps of the first stage. Keselowski won Stage 2.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:48

Fresh details of safety lapses are emerging at New Jersey's beleaguered mass-transit agency even as governor Chris Christie deflects blame and excoriates Amtrak , the national railroad, for mishaps and riders face upheaval. "In light of serious issues surrounding Penn Station. and its failing infrastructure, Long Island commuters have faced unprecedented hardship that must be addressed", Kaminsky wrote.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:26

Late week things get hot and humid around here before yet again another storm system is slated to move in for Sunday . The National Weather Service is alerting the area for a possible round of severe weather late Wednesday afternoon and Wednesday night.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:45

It will be the first scheduled paid speech of Obama's post-White House career. However, Obama's decision to do so has come under fire - particularly from those recalling his 2009 statement to CBS that he did not run for office "to be helping out a bunch of fat cat bankers on Wall Street".

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:27

Also, since Jerry Jones' Cowboys will play at Levi's and the Oakland Coliseum this season, would the National Football League arrange for those games to be back-to-back? Both teams will have a bye the week after, which is nice, but the Rams will play a road game at Jacksonville the week before.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:22

Dubbed " Buy American and Hire American ", the directive follows a series of recent Trump reversals on economic policies. They are seeking a more merit-based method of awarding visas to highly skilled workers. And while we are on the subject, something needs to be said about the J-1 visa program so often used by foreign students for summer jobs. The administration's goal is to ensure such visas are given to the most qualified or highest-paid applicant, according to two senior officials.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:30

Payton then revealed that the team wants to get Butler thru a trade and that it can only happen once the cornerback signs a contract with New England. As of yesterday, Malcolm Butler is back under contract with the Patriots. But it doesn't preclude the Patriots from keeping him in 2017, either. After trading the team's second-round pick to the Carolina Panthers for defensive end Kony Ealy , the Patriots aren't scheduled to make a selection this year until pick number 72.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:28

A man arrested for a shooting spree in the central California city of Fresno on Wednesday in which three white men were killed saw himself as part of an ongoing race war, according to family and police. Police have said they think race was a factor in Tuesday's shootings, but they haven't discussed a motive in the guard's death. Wright says he expects the arraignment will be scheduled for Friday.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:43

That's because the Excelsior Scholarship program, approved by the state Legislature under the 2017-18 budget, applies only to students attending the state's public schools. As a result, poor- and middle-class families often don't adequately prepare their children for the demands of college-level education. The best solution would be a national program like the one proposed past year by Vermont Sen.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:47

United Airlines sparked outrage on Monday for the treatment of a passenger who was physically dragged off a plane the airline had overbooked, and one of the security officers involved in the incident was placed on leave pending an investigation.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:40

Another result of the diplomatic wrangling: a surprising Chinese abstention on a United Nations resolution condemning a Syrian chemical weapons attack. sent a naval strike group to the region in a show of force. "Amid challenge there is opportunity". To rein in Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missiles programs, Japan and the United States agree that the role of China, the main economic and diplomatic benefactor of North Korea, is crucial.

by | April 14, 2017 | 15:11

JANESVILLE (WKOW ) - The manhunt continues for Joseph Jakubowski as investigators intensify their search efforts. Information about a Janesville man who stole firearms and sent a manifesto to the president has been distributed to Wisconsin Lottery outlets in hopes that someone will identify him.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:38

Canada is USA agriculture's largest export market, and almost one billion dollars in trading revenue comes into Wisconsin each year from products shipped to Canada. "We've already seen how Canada's trade barriers have cost dairy plants in Wisconsin tens of millions of dollars", read a statement attributed to Sen.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:36

Wolfe chronicled the experiences of the original seven US astronauts in his book, "The Right Stuff", which later became a popular movie. Glenn, who author Tom Wolfe once called "the last true national hero America has ever had", died four months ago in his home state of OH at the age of 95.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:42

It allowed both Attorney General Jeff SessionsJeff SessionsSessions, Comey discuss threats with Jewish leaders Pot state Dems want federal regulation of marijuana Seattle sues Trump administration over sanctuary city ban MORE and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to block federal grants to jurisdictions that did not comply with federal immigration law.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:57

Two White House officials were involved with the hand over of intelligence information to House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), according to a bombshell report in the New York Times . But Democrats cast doubts on the timing, and questioned White House's intentions in making the information available to a broader set of lawmakers. Spicer had previously dismissed the notion that the White House had funneled information to Nunes, saying the idea that the congressman ...

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:46

The Democratic National Committee has asked for the resignations of its entire staff in a bid to rebuild the beleaguered party after losing the White House and both houses of Congress in the 2016 elections. The painful 2016 cycle capped eight years under President Obama that saw the party lose more Senate, House, Governor and state legislative seats than under any other president in American history .

by | March 27, 2017 | 00:53

I'm playing good golf right now". "I didn't get the putts to go this match the way I had been making them previously and that was the difference", he said. Results back up Mickelson's confidence: Rahm has already won on this, his maiden season on the PGA Tour, finished in a share of third at the WGC Mexico and now swaggered through to the last four of the WGC Match Play.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:49

He said "three times in 10 minutes, in front of thousands of people and with television cameras pointed in his face, that the new executive order is a watered-down version of the first ", which courts had said unfairly targeted Muslims, Abbas said.

by | March 26, 2017 | 00:43

Schumer said Gorsuch favors the "powerful over the weak" and would not check President Trump's agenda. "Whatever it takes to get him on the court, I will do", the South Carolina Republican told "The Mike Gallagher Show", when asked about the nuclear option .

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:46

The memos issued by Tillerson over the last two weeks are the first pieces of evidence of President Donald Trump's "extreme vetting". State Department officials say the changes will likely lead to increases in visa denials and further slow the visa application process.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:42

Although it still remains uncertain who will replace Bharara, there are indications it could be Marc Mukasey , a lawyer with close ties to Rudy Giuliani, former NY mayor who is also close to Trump, Bloomberg reported . Paul said House Speaker Paul Ryan is pitching the health care bill as a "binary choice" between his overhaul plan and Obamacare as it now stands - and isn't interested in negotiating with the more conservative members of his party.

by | March 13, 2017 | 01:16

Cavusoglu gave no deadline for any withdrawal of the YPG militia, seen by Ankara as a hostile force allied to PKK Kurdish militants fighting an insurgency on Turkish soil. US -trained CTS units battled sniper and mortar fire, often moving from house to house, reaching the Aamel district of western Mosul on Friday, in a push to tighten the noose around Islamic State fighters dug into the old city center.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:50

At least 600 square miles, mostly in Clark Co., have burned in Kansas as powerful wind gusts have fanned the flames. The fire continued to burn well into the afternoon according to the Texas A&M Forest Service dispatch page, with more than 92,000 acres burned as of 3 p.m.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:47

Cummings said Trump was "enthusiastic, and he was clearly aware of the problem, and. he made it clear to us that he wanted to do something about it". He had been trying to meet with Trump for weeks and they finally got together on Wednesday.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:45

Hawaiian Airlines flight #7 was a few miles off the Southern California coast when a 66-year-old passenger requested a blanket and was told the cost would be $12, according to Los Angeles Airport police. Los Angeles Airport Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation met the aircraft at the gate. But one passenger, who was sat across the aisle from the man, was told by staff the man had threatened the pilot.

by | March 08, 2017 | 00:45

The camera was allegedly installed just 30 minutes before the incident, although officials haven't addressed why. Upper Darby police say 52-year-old Sarah Gable of Folcroft was sacked soon after the owners of Child Care of the Future saw what happened Friday.

by | March 07, 2017 | 00:46

The appeals court accepted the administration's reading of the law without deciding for itself what the law and a related regulation on same-sex bathrooms and locker rooms mean. G.G. sued, arguing that Title IX of federal law requires schools to allow everyone to use whichever facilities they identify with. Gavin Grimm was assigned female gender when he was born in May 1999.

by | March 06, 2017 | 00:56

In a tweet on Saturday evening, Pence alleged that AP had violated his and his wife's privacy and security. "(You) should be ashamed of your reprehensible conduct", an attorney for the vice president said in the letter . It's unclear from the release how often Pence used his AOL account for state business versus his state-provided email address. 'We have fully complied with all of Indiana's laws'.

by | March 05, 2017 | 01:12

The H-1B and L1 work visas are majorly used by Indian IT professionals. Employers like TCS, Wipro and Infosys then pay at least $60,000 to their stock of Indian workers - way below industry average, and just enough to sidestep declaration requirements - and uses them to undercut US workers.

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:57

Cruz and Lee used similar language in tweets this week. I was elected to represent my state, and I am not allowed. The bill is now stored in a locked room in the Capitol, only available to members of the House Energy and Commerce committee .

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:05

Federal prosecutors announced the indictment Wednesday in the city, where the police department entered into a consent decree with the U.S. Justice Department in the final days of the Obama administration, promising to stop abusive tactics and discriminatory practices that included unlawful stops of drivers and pedestrians.

by | March 02, 2017 | 00:46

The 25-year-old man who allegedly drove a pickup into the crowd watching the Endymion parade on Saturday evening and injured 28 people has a blood-alcohol level of almost three times the legal limit, and he has been arrested on drunk-driving and other charges, New Orleans police said.

by | February 27, 2017 | 00:58

Thomas remembers asking her daughter after the accident. 'I pulled her out of the vehicle; I didn't even know she had been hit. 'The light was green, and as soon as I got to the light it turned yellow - I couldn't stop, ' Thomas said. The white Pontiac that crashed into Thomas' vehicle was left abandoned at the scene of the fatal shooting. Police have ot said if this was a road rage incident or how the child was shot.