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Jun 16 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate committee on Russia, Comey

But in the rat-a-tat-tat of follow-up questions, Sessions slowly pried that door open again, by increasingly hedging his answers. John McCain - Sessions explained his hed...

Jun 16 2017

Texas Unemployment Rate for May Slips to 4.8 Percent

Indiana's total labor force is more than 3.33 million and the state has a 64.5 percent labor force participation rate. Texas' total employment rose by 14,800 in M...

Jun 16 2017

Friend of James Hodgkinson: 'He wasn't evil'

She said her estranged husband had sold nearly everything from his business before leaving. As majority whip, Scalise is the third highest ranking congressman in the Ho...

Jun 16 2017

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized

Maier said that deputies have never been called to the family's home for any problems before, and they are not aware of any family issues. They haven't released any infor...

Jun 16 2017

The internet can hardly handle LeBron James' new haircut

I think that the first two games we talked about previous year, you can go over all the shootarounds the walkthroughs you want to go through, but until you actually get...

Jun 16 2017

U.S. special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

A short time later, Trump ramped up his criticism with a new tweet, calling the investigation a "witch hunt" and calling its leaders "bad and conflicted". Comey told ...

Jun 16 2017

Voice of anger amongst those who live around Grenfell Tower

So far, 17 people have been reported dead in the fire and some 70 people have been hospitalized for injuries sustained in the incident, including 20 people whose cond...

Jun 16 2017

Puerto Rico Backs Statehood in Referendum Boycotted by Opposition Groups

Jose Rosa, a 62-year-old retired corrections officer, said the island's situation is the reason he voted for the first time in such a referendum, the fifth on Puerto Rico...

Jun 16 2017

Donnelly says shooting reminder of security concerns, need to quell partisan tone

Though the game pegs Republicans against Democrats, attendees and participating lawmakers showed unity in wake of the shooting . The game originated in 1909 and is "th...

Jun 16 2017

Trump Responds to WashPo Obstruction of Justice Bombshell: 'Phony Story. Nice'

Sessions refused to answer any questions relating to certain conversations that took place between himself and Trump, citing executive privilege despite the fact that t...

Jun 16 2017

Kamala Harris has the mic now, so everybody needs to sit down

In addition to being called hysterical , Harris has been interrupted several times by Republican congressmen during public hearings over the past week. But this tim...

Jun 16 2017

Thames seals Brewers win 6-4

St. Louis (30-35) fell 4 1/2 games off the pace. Eric Thames homered and drove in three runs, Matt Garza pitched five innings in his first start after a short stint on ...

Jun 16 2017

Mueller probe examining possible obstruction

According to Trump's tweet on Thursday, the investigation by Mueller came up with a story about collusion with # Russia , found no evidence. Recall that on Wednesday ...

Jun 16 2017

Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Earns Buy Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

Baker Hughes Inc now has $24.10 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.00% or $0.04 on June 14, reaching $2.04. It has outperformed by 11.99% the S&P500.The move comes ...

Jun 16 2017

Shooting Spurs Calls For New Lawmaker Security Measures

This is double the ticket sales from two years ago, and the Nationals agreed to open up more seats in the stadium due to the ticket demand. One person who won't be among ...

Jun 16 2017

Trump's lawyer plans to file complaint against Comey over memo

When Karl asked about the so-called "loyalty pledge" that Comey referred to, Trump denied that it ever occurred, saying "I hardly know the man, what kind of person would ...

Jun 16 2017

Escaped Georgia inmates captured, GBI says

Billue, 58, a 10-year employee, is survived by his father, brother and sister, Georgia Department of Corrections Commissioner Greg Dozier said. No injuries were reported...

Jun 16 2017

President Pence hires own lawyer for Russian Federation probes

On Thursday afternoon, Trump sent two tweets attacking his former opponent. Moscow has denied US intelligence agencies' conclusion that it interfered in last year's e...

Jun 16 2017

'We Will Not Be Intimidated' - Donald Trump Addresses Congressional Baseball Game

James Hodgkinson , who has been identified as the shooter of Steve Scalise , protests outside of the United States Post Office in Belleville, Illinois, in this April 2...

Jun 16 2017

Special counsel probe turns to Jared Kushner's business dealings, report says

Kushner's role in the Russian Federation probe is becoming increasingly prominent. Vnesheconombank says that Gorkov's meeting with Kushner was to discuss real esta...