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Minnesota officer acquitted in shooting of Philando Castile

City officials in St. Anthony said they would offer Yanez a "voluntary separation" because they had concluded "the public will be best served" if he is no longer an officer there. Other officers soon arrived, and Yanez is heard cursing and saying he told Castile to stop. Mistrials were declared previous year in two other trials centered on high-profile police shootings that, like Castile's death, followed traffic stops and included recordings that were widely shared. Read More »

Trump to Cuba: Return woman convicted in NJ trooper's murder

While technically U.S. citizens were not permitted to travel to Cuba as tourists under the Obama deal , they have been permitted to visit the country for educational, cultural or business activities over the past two years. Despite Trump's criticism of President Obama's 2014 Cuba deal, he is keeping large portions of it on the books. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, typically supportive of GOP presidents, predicted the changes would limit prospects for "positive change on the ... Read More »

Carrie Fisher Died Of Sleep Apnea And Other "Undetermined Factors", Coroner Says


Carrie Fisher (right) with her mother and fellow actor, Debbie Reynolds , in February 1972. Carrie Fisher and her dog Gary Fisher sign copies of her new book The Princess Diarist at Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles in November 2016. Carrie Fisher left behind one daughter, actress Billie Lourd who is known for her as Chanel #3 in Ryan Murphy's Scream Queens . "My mom battled drug addiction and mental illness her entire life". Read More »

Still critical, Rep. Steve Scalise to undergo more surgeries

His injuries resulted in severe internal and external bleeding, and he remains in critical condition after surgeries. CNN's tweet came on the heels of Wednesday's shooting at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in Alexandria, Virginia , perpetrated by infuriated Bernie Sanders supporter James T. Read More »

Assassination List Found On James Hodgkinson's Body

The suspect in the shooting at the congressional baseball practice earlier this week had a list including the names of some members of Congress on him, CBS News has confirmed . Investigators say they've checked Hodgkinson's laptop, cell phone, and a camera found in his van but have found no manifesto, no intent to commit violence, and nothing to indicate he was scouting potential targets. Read More »

Bruce Springsteen To Play Eight-Week Run On Broadway


According to the Post , the concert sets will be scaled-down versions of Springsteen's stadium performances. "[Springsteen] wants to play a smaller house". Springsteen is expected to sell out the entire run within a minute, though whatever he makes will pale in comparison to the money he makes on tour. Read More »

Theresa May sidesteps questions about response to Grenfell Tower disaster

Particular concerns have been raised about the rain- screen cladding used on the outside of the tower, which experts said might have accelerated the inferno that consumed the entire block in just 15 minutes. People react near the scene of the fire which destroyed the Grenfell Tower block, in north Kensington , West London , Britain June 14, 2017. As the protesters sought to gain entry to an upper floor, police tried to bar their way. Read More »

Don´t waste time, EU Brexit chief tells Britain

It comes as the party has accused the DUP of betraying the interests of Northern Ireland by agreeing to prop up a Conservative minority government. Jeremy Corbyn , leader of the opposition Labour Party, which saw its parliamentary seats and share of the vote increase, said there could be another election this year or early in 2018 after Thursday's vote produced no clear victor. Read More »

'I suck at being famous', singer Lorde reveals


Though she ultimately ditched the "aliens step out of their bubble" idea, her fascination with a Ray Bradbury sci-fi short story, There Will Come Soft Rains , stayed. 'If anything, I've slowly been getting less famous since Royals was really big. But, like Myles said, these still feel like Lorde songs, thanks to some of her not-so-subtle trademark touches: wordy pre-choruses, dynamic tomfoolery, sentimental poetry. Read More »

Trump's Attempt to Go After Comey Could Backfire


Earlier Friday, Trump weighed in for the first time about the testimony on Twitter, claiming "total and complete vindication". During nearly three hours of statements Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey described himself as "stunned" by Trump's "very disturbing" and "very concerning" behavior towards him. Read More »

Death by text? What's at stake in the Michelle Carter trial


Roy's body was found July 13, 2014, a day after his suicide in his parked truck in a Kmart parking lot in Fairhaven, almost 40 miles from his home. In text messages that were later entered as evidence, Carter was found to have told Roy he was ready to kill himself, and to have asked him to promise he would go through with it. Read More »

Amazon buying Whole Foods in bold move into brick and mortar


Pressure from activist investors got so high that Mackey told Texas Monthly magazine recently that "they're greedy bastards, and they're putting a bunch of propaganda out there, trying to destroy my reputation and the reputation of Whole Foods, because it's in their self-interest to do so". Read More »

Bill Cosby case handed to jury


The fast-moving case went to the jury on Day 6 of the trial after closing arguments gave differing portrayals of what happened between Cosby and Constand . "When you dance outside of marriage you gotta pay the band", McMonagle said. "And she deserved better!" Sixty women have accused Cosby of drugging them, sexually assaulting them, or both. Read More »

1MDB: No contact made by US Department of Justice

It added that it had not been contacted by the DoJ regarding the matter and was not a party to the suit. Malaysia's attorney general has expressed frustration over the second action taken by the U.S. Presently, there is still an ongoing investigation conducted by the Royal Malaysia Police concerning 1MDB. "As the Prime Minister has always maintained, if any wrongdoing is proven, the law will be enforced without exception", he said. Read More »

Two children shot outside elementary school in Chicago

They were taken in serious condition to Comer Children's Hospital, the Chicago Tribune reported . "This makes me sick", Johnson said. A very upset Mayor Rahm Emanuel spoke to reporters outside of the hospital where he met with family members of the two girls hit by bullets. Read More »

Doctor: No Evidence To Support North Korea's Explanation For Comatose College Student


The University of Virginia student's father, Fred Warmbier , said at an earlier news conference that his son had been "brutalized and terrorized" by the North Korean government. He said there was no reason for North Korea to keep his son's condition secret for more than a year and to deny him top medical care. Doctors will provide further details about Warmbier's condition on Thursday afternoon. Read More »

Well, It Looks Like 'RHOA' Star Kenya Moore Is A Married Woman


Lucia over the weekend. Moore also posted a photo of herself in a wedding gown on the beach holding hands with her man, but the people are far away in the photo, so no details can be seen. "It's painful to watch myself at my age tolerating such foolishness from anyone". The only thing we know about Kenya's husband is that he's a business man. Read More »

Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries

On the downside, Booker - which is being taken over by Tesco - was under the cosh after an update from Tesco and as the supermarket chain's shares fell on news that Amazon is buying Whole Food Market in a deal worth $13.7bn. The damage didn't stop there: Food companies themselves, like Hershey and Campbell Soup, also slumped because of investor concerns that Amazon will do for their products what it does for everything else - cut prices ruthlessly. Read More »

The Mummy takes dismal start at box office, Wonder Woman still dominates

Goldstein said that a relatively even 55 percent-45 percent split of female to male audiences suggests that " Wonder Woman " is appealing to wide, diverse audiences and that the more optimistic tone of the film could help inform the aesthetics of the other commercially successful but critically moribund DC Comics franchises. Read More »

Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on


Keshia Knight Pulliam continues to support her Bill Cosby during his sexual assault trial, saying the man portrayed by the prosecution is not the one she knows. The maximum penalty for each charge is 10 years in jail and a $25,000 fine. Incidentally, Constand's version of what Cosby supposedly did to her while on prescription Quaaludes in 2004, as documents from a 2005 deposition between Andrea and the actor revealed, as CNN shared, mirrored that of almost 60 other women's experiences ... Read More »

Serena and Venus Williams' dad files for divorce from younger wife


Additionally, Lakeisha allegedly transferred the titles of multiple cars to herself, took money out of their joint bank accounts and accounts he owned alone, and took some of his social security payments. The petition said Lakeisha Williams had worked as a license nurse's assistant and that "neither party is entitled to alimony". Since then, he claims, Lakeisha ripped him off in several ways. Read More »

CBI raids Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia's residence


The complaint said despite objections from the Principal Secretary, the government went ahead with the proposal. If it was not a "raid", as the CBI claimed, why did its officials visit Sisodia's house, he asked. "The intention is to take revenge through relentless harassment", Mr Singh told reporters here. "The tender for the campaign was not floated as the campaign was promoted on social media platforms such as Facebook , YouTube and Google, which did not have any competition,"he added". Read More »

Adam West honored with Bat-signal display at LA City Hall


Late Batman star Adam West was honored with a Bat-signal ceremony Thursday in Los Angeles. West, who played the Caped Crusader in the campy 1960s TV series, died last week at 88. Mayor Eric Garcetti says the Bat-Signal will be lit at L.A.'s City Hall at 9 p.m. Thursday. " Adam West taught us that each one of us had a heart of gold". Read More »

John Legend Tweets Sweet Message At Chrissy Teigen, Melts Our Hearts


Meanwhile, Teigen also candidly tackled other things in her recent interview like the one thing she won't ever do and why she's never doing the doggy style with Legend ever again. The 31-year-old model shared a lot about the intimate details of her relationship with the Grammy Award-winner, 38, as she recalled an awkward dinner conversation. Read More »

Further arrests made in Manchester terror attack investigation


British police have lifted a cordon in the center of Manchester and seized a vehicle on Friday which they said could be potentially significant to their investigation into last week's suicide bombing in the city. Even as he tried to help, he said he "knew my daughter was in there somewhere". She had suffered a concussion and other injuries from being crushed. Read More »

USA congressman undergoes another operation after shooting


MedStar Washington Hospital said the Metairie congressman had another surgery today to address internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg. President Trump said earlier Thursday that Scalise was "in some trouble" following Wednesday's shooting at a baseball field in nearby Alexandria, Va., that left three others injured. Read More »

Wonder Woman stays atop box office, The Mummy is crushed

Wonder Woman grossed over $54 Million for the same $30 Million weekend. " Wonder Woman " easily bested the domestic debut of " The Mummy ", the kickoff of Universal's " Dark Universe " series of revived classic monster-movie villains. " Wonder Woman " is still going strong, bringing in an estimated $57.2 million at the box office this weekend. Lessons are learned from every movie. Read More »

Company Watch: Stock Nearing 52-Week Low Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Concorde Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Chevron Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $200.94 billion market cap company. Finally, Bank of America Corporation reiterated a buy rating and set a $135.00 price target (down previously from $145.00) on shares of Chevron Corporation in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Read More »

Rosenstein says he's seen no good cause to fire counsel

Rosenstein explained how he interpreted Mueller's authority, the regulations governing the special counsel's office, and how he viewed his investigation so far. Ryan explained that to the best of his knowledge any suggestion that Trump is considering Mueller's termination is nothing more than "rumors". The regulations that govern the special counsel were issued by the Department of Justice and could be rescinded by DOJ. Read More »

'Wonder Woman' Shatters Box Office Records, Confirms a Sequel


The film sets a record for a debut by a female director and ranks among the best-reviewed action films of all time , garnering a 93 percent approval rating from Rotten Tomatoes , an aggregator of professional reviews. Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn congratulated Patty Jenkins on her film's massive weekend box office. Israeli beauty Gal Gadot takes on the role of Wonder Woman . Read More »

Las Vegas celebrates National Donut Day


Friday is National Doughnut Day , a holiday introduced by the Salvation Army in 1938 to honor the women who served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I. The Salvation Army Thrift Stores in Lihue and Hanapepe will join the celebration from 10 noon, offering free coffee and doughnuts while supplies last. Read More »