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Second suspect in Paris shootings surrenders in Antwerp


Police tape surrounded the quiet, middle-class neighbourhood as residents expressed their dismay at the searches. Many police vehicles could be seen on the avenue that passes numerous city's most iconic landmarks. Were you near the Champs Elysees at the time of the shooting? Tube stations were closed off. But the 55-year-old says visitors to the French "were running, running". Read More »

Sanders urges Democrats to reach out to Trump supporters

The crowd booed. Yes, the crowd attending a DNC event aimed at Democratic Party unity booed its new chairman . Sanders and DNC Deputy Chair Keith Ellison - subbing in for DNC Chairman Tom Perez, who has headlined others legs of the cross-country unity tour with Sanders - will hold a rally in Omaha Thursday evening to support Mello, a Democrat challenging the city's incumbent GOP mayor. Read More »

UC Berkeley reverses course, re-books cancelled Ann Coulter speech

Judge Jeanine Pirro weighed in this morning on the decision by University of California-Berkeley to cancel a planned speech by conservative author Ann Coulter . Student groups BridgeUSA and the Berkeley College Republicans had originally arranged for Coulter to speak, but Vice Chancellors Scott Biddy and Stephen Sutton sent an email to the College Republicans explaining the security risks were too great amid a recent spate of massive protests there. Read More »

North Korea promises 'super-mighty' pre-emptive strike


Tensions between Pyongyang and Washington have soared in recent weeks as a series of North Korean missile tests have wrought ever-more bellicose warnings from the new United States administration. and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over". The United States told council members it cut the words because they "would overly narrow the means by which the global community could arrive at a peaceful and comprehensive solution to the North Korean nuclear ... Read More »

Detroit Lions Schedule 2017


In 2014, the Lions hosted the Giants on " Monday Night Football " to open up the season and dominated the visitors thoroughly, routing NY 35-14. Detroit opens the season at home against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 1 (Sunday, September 10) and then travels to the New York Giants in Week 2 (September 18) for ESPN's Monday Night Football . Read More »

UC Berkeley reverses decision to cancel Ann Coulter event on campus

This university has an unwavering commitment to the First Amendment of the Constitution, which enshrines and protects the right of freedom of speech and freedom of expression. In the communication about Ann's April 27 event, university authorities cited the violence that erupted in February in response to the appearance of now-former Breitbart News senior editor Milo Yiannopoulos. Read More »

US, China working 'closely' on North Korea: Mattis

South Korea, the U.S. and Japan described such measures as "irrational and inappropriate". Mr Pence voiced impatience with the unwillingness of Kim Jong-Un's regime to move towards getting rid of its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. Read More »

Celtics Coaches 'In Favor' of Carmelo Anthony Trade


Danny Ainge, however, had reservations about trading for Anthony. So, here are the particulars: Jae Crowder could be part of the deal, Melo's final guaranteed year of $26M+ (with a player option for 2018-2019) could be absorbed into Boston's cap space if they renounced the rights to several free agents, and Ainge would most likely have to include some of their 2017 second round picks. Read More »

Berkeley reverses decision to nix speech by right-wing commentator


Ann Coulter is rejecting the University of California, Berkeley's request for her to change the date of a planned speaking appearance at the school to an alternate date in May. "It's one thing to cancel an address at the last moment because university and local police are not prepared to contain violence - as occurred, sadly, with Yiannopoulos", Reich said in a statement . Read More »

Missing TN student found in NorCal; teacher arrested

Elizabeth and Mr Cummins were found at a commune in Cecilville in northern California, near the border with OR the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said Thursday. Cummins faces state and federal charges for transporting a minor across state lines for sexual criminal intercourse according to TBI. A 15-year-old Tennessee girl who disappeared with her teacher more than a month ago was found safe in California and the teacher was arrested, authorities said Thursday. Read More »

Newly released Egyptian-American charity worker visits Trump

The process bore fruit last Sunday when a Cairo court announced that it was dropping all charges against Hijazi and her husband, as well as all the other humanitarian workers. She landed at Joint Base Andrews outside of Washington , D.C. on Thursday night. She was released from jail on Tuesday after almost three years of detention on human trafficking charges. Read More »

Tom Brady Shares Why He's Missing White House Visit


The New England Patriots are no strangers to this custom and on Wednesday they met with President Donald Trump . Those who did come were treated to a tour of the Oval Office, and tight end Rob Gronkowski even poked his head into the briefing room, asking Press Secretary Sean Spicer if he needed help with a tough question about NAFTA. Read More »

Two Seattle officers shot, one critically; suspect on the run


One remains in critical condition, while the other officer is listed in satisfactory condition in Harborview Medical Center. Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole tells reporters the injuries were minor. One of the two suspects contained has "significant injuries", according to police. The King County Medical Examiner's Office identified the man Friday as Damarius Butts. Read More »

Lawyer tells rape trial jury women are 'good' at lying


Giannini is charged with raping a woman who came to his home for a job interview in 2014. Giannini's legal team maintained that the sex was consensual . Hours ago a jury of 11 women and three men found Mark Giannini not guilty of aggravated rape. "Women can be especially good at it because they're the weaker sex", the Commercial Appeal quotes Steve Farese as saying Thursday. Read More »

Syrian aircraft moved from base struck by US missiles

Israel, along with the United States and much of the worldwide community, has accused Assad's forces of carrying out the attack, which killed at least 90 people, including dozens of children. The OPCW was in 2013 responsible for overseeing the destruction of Syria's chemical weapon stockpile, following an attack in the Ghouta area of Damascus that activists say killed 1,400 people. Read More »

USA considers restoring North Korea to terror sponsor list


But Pence reassured his jittery hosts that those decades-old security commitments are ironclad, a necessity made more acute after Washington's refusal to rule out military action against the North. In Russia's Ear East, some media have cited residents as saying they have seen military hardware being moved toward North Korea but Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said deployment of Russian troops inside Russia were not a public matter. Read More »

Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure: Hillary Clinton


One key aspect, Goodwin told the Harvard Business Review , is "you've got to surround yourself with people who can argue with you and question your assumptions". Hillary Clinton , my aunt with ill-advised bangs and yours, took the stage last night to receive an award from the LGBTQ community at The Center in NY and used the air-time to call out moldy chicken tikka masala Donald Trump. Read More »

Arkansas overcomes legal hurdles, carries out execution

Those appeals are pending at the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and the US Supreme Court. Gov. Asa Hutchinson defended the unprecedented schedule because the state's supply of one of the lethal drugs expires at the end of April. Read More »

Tennessee High School Teacher Found with Student in Siskiyou County

Detectives with the Maury County Sheriff's Department went to Culleoka Unit School to meet with the SRO. The student described the kiss to officials as a romantic peck rather than a father-daughter type kiss. He called the cops when someone showed him a photo of Cummins. The iPad was turned over to detectives. The nationwide alert was issued March 17 after Elizabeth was last seen at a restaurant after a friend dropped her off. Read More »

Kenyans BREAK hearts of competitors at the Boston Marathon

Although no American woman has won Boston since 1985, Linden believes the drought will be over soon. She persevered and finished the race, and she's since been on a mission to create opportunities and equal sport status for women. Kathy Switzer is roughed up by race official Jack Semple during the 1967 Boston Mararthon. "And he grabbed me and he screamed, 'get the hell out of my race.' I was just terrified". Read More »

Wall Street Bull Sculptor Says NYC Violated His Rights With 'Fearless Girl'

Important to Di Modica's argument is the background behind "Fearless Girl". The " Charging Bull " was, like the " Fearless Girl ", a symbol of empowerment that stood for the resilience and strength of America. Di Modica's attorney said the artist is demanding that the city release documents showing the procedures followed to install the new figure in Bowling Green Park. Read More »

Prosecutors likely to toss thousands of tainted drug cases


Close to 20,000 MA criminal drug cases are set to be dismissed because of a scandal involving a former state chemist who admitted faking tests, civil liberties activists and prosecutors said on Tuesday. The number could rise as additional district attorneys make recommendations. The Legislature recognized Dookhan's train wreck, so it allocated $30 million in anticipation of the courts having to retry hundreds, or thousands, of criminal cases. Read More »

Trump says Iran not living up to nuclear deal

The long-anticipated Iranian nuclear deal, the greatest achievement of the Obama administration which seemed to resolve one of the most complex and lasting global crises of recent times , is under threat, as the positions of the Islamic Republic and the United States are becoming rigid, uncompromising and even aggressive. Read More »

An 11th Hour Execution: Ledell Lee Dies at 11:56pm


Pulaski County Circuit Judge Alice Gray had ordered a halt on the drug for executions, but she was overruled by the U.S. Supreme Court. VARNER, Ark. "I am evaluating options on how to proceed to ensure that justice is carried out", she said in a statement Wednesday night. The majority did not offer an explanation, but Justice Stephen Breyer wrote in the dissent that executing Lee because the state's lethal injection drugs were set to expire was arbitrary. Read More »

Tennessee teacher suspected in kidnapping arrested in northern California


The father of a 15-year-old Tennessee girl who disappeared with her teacher more than a month ago says he is overjoyed that his daughter has been found safe . "They're anxious, they're elated, they've got this mixture of feelings", Whatley said. Cummins and Elizabeth reportedly made it to Black Bear Ranch, but members of the commune knew something was amiss. Read More »

The New Birtherism: Left Rallies to Demand Trump's Tax Returns


Warren was talking about Trump not releasing his tax returns when she argued, "I'll tell you this". Trump has said that voters don't care about his tax returns. Several speakers including U.S. Representative Jared Polis, Congressman Joseph Salazar and members of the Colorado ACLU, spoke at the Tax March . The president is under audit. Read More »

Death row inmate Ledell Lee executed in Arkansas


Colorado Civil Rights Commission , in which a baker was sanctioned by the state for not baking a cake for a same-sex wedding. A ruling from the state Supreme Court allowing officials to use a lethal injection drug that a supplier says was misleadingly obtained cleared the way for Arkansas to execute Ledell Lee on Thursday night, although he still had pending requests for reprieve. Read More »

Plane Passenger Spotted Shoving Pilot in the Middle of Terminal


According to the citation report, Foster told airport police that the employee took up too much room in the aisle of the airplane and was being disrespectful to the other passengers. Police said the incident was captured on video from the security cameras in the airport and the footage was saved for further review. Police say Foster pushed the pilot, causing him to trip backward over his luggage, leaving lacerations on his legs and a bruise on his forearm. Read More »

Pa. lawmakers ponder whether teachers should be allowed to carry guns


Sen. Kelly Armstrong, R-Dickinson, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, recommended that his colleagues defeat Senate Bill 2139 after members of a legislative conference committee couldn't reach a compromise. The bill now heads to the state Senate. "School personnel shouldn't be told that the only help they will get from Harrisburg to make schools safer is the option to carry a loaded gun around their students", said Abbott. Read More »

Tennessee student, teacher found in California


Cummins was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's (TBI) Top Ten Most Wanted list. According to Jason Whatley, an attorney for the Thomas family, the 15-year-old is in a safe location where she is comfortable and resting. "The employee stated that the information in the database showed that Cummins gave a Columbia, Tennessee address". "Again, Maury County Public Schools is grateful to everyone who worked tirelessly to bring Elizabeth Thomas home safely". Read More »