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Prosecutors say they'll retry Bill Cosby


She served as the prosecutions's star witness, while Cosby declined to testify on his own behalf. During Schaffer's cross-examination, lead defense attorney Brian McMonagle zeroed in on discrepancies in Constand's accounts regarding the date of the incident, while also noting that she crossed out sentences in her sworn statement . Read More »

Congressional Charity Baseball Game Final

Scalise was rushed to MedStar Washington Hospital Center and was immediately taken into surgery. The hospital where Rep. Steve Scalise is recuperating from a gunshot wound says he "remains in critical condition, but has improved in the last 24 hours". Read More »

Edward Gillespie wins Virginia's GOP primary for governor

The close results shocked many political watchers and shows Trump's enduring appeal among Republican voters in Virginia. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) and Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.). "After a hard-fought race in Virginia, we have our Republican ticket". Frank Wagner , R-7th District, finished with 13.7 percent. Gillespie dominated his challengers in fundraising efforts. Read More »

Cuba slams Trump's reversal of newfound friendship

President Donald Trump is stopping into Miami Friday to announce changes to U.S. - Cuba policies. Trump told the crowd that enforcing the ban on tourism and the embargo would continue to be priorities. Embassies in Havana and Washington will remain open. Cruises and flights from the USA to Cuba will continue, according to CNN, but tourists will be restricted from entering Cuba . Read More »

Two Gambians feared dead in United Kingdom fire

Cundy said that because the fire was so powerful there was "a risk that sadly we may not be able to identify everybody". The cause of the fire is still unknown but "there is nothing to suggest the fire was started deliberately ", London police said in a Friday statement . Read More »

'Steve Scalise Took A Bullet For All Of Us'

The doctor described how a bullet from an assault rifle entered Scalise's hip and traversed his pelvis, shattering blood vessels, bones and internal organs along the way. The source, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Scalise remained in critical condition on Thursday after the latest surgery. In that awful crime, the country also witnessed the incredible heroism of the Capitol Police, he said, adding that Special Agent Crystal Griner - who he also met during his visit to the ... Read More »

GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'


Price said "we judge the amount of resources as being the success of a program", and with opioid overdoses, "the numbers are moving in the wrong direction". One thing the Senate and House may have differences on? McConnell's office did not immediately return a request for comment on the letter . In a reminder of why constructive policy talks are so hard, McConnell's office added, "Admitting their law's failures is a welcome first step". Read More »

Minnesota officer acquitted in motorist shooting

Moans of dismay and weeping swept through the courtroom after the verdict was announced. The reading of the verdicts triggered a loud expletive from Valerie Castile , Philando's mother, and sobbing could be heard as the family made its way out of the courthouse. Read More »

Donald Trump's White House 'a crime scene'

On Trump's plane ride home after a trip to Wisconsin, Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters he "has no intention" of firing Mueller, even though she maintained that "the president has the right to". "The special counsel happens to be his close friend", Gingrich added. Newt Gingrich , for instance, pointed out that a number of Mueller's staff have donated to Democrats. Read More »

Larson, Truex top two in Michigan qualifying


After clocking in second and fourth fastest in the first two rounds, Larson went out in the final round and put down a lap of 202.156 miles per hour to win the pole for the FireKeepers Casino 400. Kyle Busch qualified fourth for Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400, with teammates Denny Hamlin fifth, Matt Kenseth ninth and Daniel Suarez 20th. Read More »

Trump confirms he is under investigation

US President Donald Trump lashed out on Thursday after a report that he was under investigation for possible obstruction of justice and he dismissed as " phony " the idea his campaign colluded with any Russian effort to sway the presidential election previous year. Read More »

Here's What Would Happen If Trump Fires Mueller


Mueller, and thinks the possibility of being fired will focus the veteran prosecutor on delivering what the president desires most: a blanket public exoneration". Later in the hearing, Shaheen brought up reports that Trump may try to force the removal of Robert Mueller , the special counsel now heading up the Russian Federation probe. Read More »

WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller

Rosenstein said that he had had no good cause to dismiss the special counsel. The attorney general is also expected to push back on the notion that he committed perjury when he denied having had any communications with Russians during the presidential campaign a year ago, the source said. Read More »

$447.8 million Powerball jackpot winning ticket sold in Riverside county


The store is located in the midst of Sun City, a retirement community off Interstate 215 in Menifee, about 70 miles north of San Diego. Alberre's father, who co-owns the store, suffers from pulmonary fibrosis. The jackpot reached this size because no one had matched all the numbers since April 1. The cash prize would be $273.1 million. His family did not yet make plans on how to spend the $1 million of compensation they will be awarded for selling the winning ticket. Read More »

Comey Firing Could be Part of Special Counsel Investigation, Rosenstein Says

In a February meeting, Comey said , Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before asking him to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation. The president sacked Comey in early May. CHRIS RUDDY: I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel. He is scheduled to testify before two congressional hearings on Tuesday and is likely to face even more pointed questions about the Russian ... Read More »

List of Congress members found in pocket of suspected congressional shooter


Meanwhile, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs strongly condemned the "senseless shooting " of Scalise, the Republican House whip from Virginia, and four others in the Wednesday morning attack. Officials were aware Hodgkinson was living out of a white cargo van in Alexandria for months and was seen showering and working on a computer at a nearby YMCA. Read More »

Escaped Georgia Prison Inmates Captured

The wife is heard sobbing in the background of the call as her husband speaks to the dispatcher. "You survived. You survived". "You survived. You did a good job". Rowe, 43, was serving life without parole since 2002 and 24-year-old Dubose was been serving a 20-year sentence since 2015. He said he didn't know how they got through the locked cage to overpower the guards. Read More »

Doctor: Scalise improving, came in at 'imminent risk of death'

He was fielding at second base while practising for the event when he was shot in the hip and sustained serious injuries as the bullet travelled through his pelvis and injured internal organs. "That is the source of unity, and more than ever, we must embrace it", the president said. Mr. Trump could not attend because there wasn't enough time for the Secret Service to organize security, according to the White House , but his daughter Ivanka Trump was in attendance, as were some members ... Read More »

Trump mulling firing special counsel on Russia Robert Mueller

Matt Lewis, a CNN political commentator, said Trump has a pattern of surprise moves, such as the firing of former FBI Director James Comey. If Trump orders Rosenstein to fire Mueller and Rosenstein complies, the position of a special counsel would remain vacant, until - or unless - Rosenstein appoints another one. Read More »

18 arrested protesting Minnesota cop's acquittal


Yanez was found not guilty of several charges Friday, including manslaughter. (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP). "District Attorneys around the country, from Tulsa to Cleveland to now St. 18 people were arrested on the freeway and will be booked into Ramsey County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. In a video of the encounter, Castile is heard voluntarily informing the officer of carrying a gun. Read More »

Secret Service says it does not have any White House tapes


If President Trump did record his private White House meetings, he didn't enlist the Secret Service to help. "He asked specifically of loyalty in the context of asking me to stay", Comey told the Senate intelligence committee. On June 12th, Monday during the White House Press he asked Mr.Trump to address the issue along with the recording, and they indirectly asked him when he is ready. Read More »

Three big-time stars not playing the weekend at US Open

Open: Of the top 18 players on the board, not a single one, including Fowler, has ever won a major. Jordan Spieth (71) snuck just inside the cut-line at even-par, while playing partner and defending US Open champion Dustin Johnson (73) missed the cut at four-over. Read More »

Turkey lawmakers back sending troops to Qatar base


Turkey's parliament on Wednesday ratified two deals on deploying troops in Qatar and training the nation's gendarmerie forces. Turkey's parliament has approved a draft bill allowing its troops to be deployed to a Turkish military base in Qatar, an apparent move to support the Gulf Arab country. Read More »

Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions


Sixty-four percent of said that they don't like how the president is handling his office, while just over a third, 35 percent, approve of Trump. Sixty-six percent of Americans said they disapprove of Trump's handling of healthcare. Of Trump, Denmon said: "He doesn't care about the process". The survey also measured the favorability ratings of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which is investigating Russian interference into the presidential election and, reportedly, has turned its focus ... Read More »

More Severe Weather On The Way

As of now it appears the storms should push through the metro between 9 p.m. and 4 a.m. KNIA/KRLS had five staff members on-the-air and receiving damage reports, and also received live updates from the WeatherEye Weather Center and trained weather spotters near Tracy. Read More »

Newt Gingrich on Russia Probe: 'This Whole Thing Stinks'

So it behooves him to stand up for the President. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein named Mueller to head the Russian Federation probe a week after Comey's notes about his private conversations with President Donald Trump were leaked by a friend at the Columbia Law School to The New York Times. Read More »