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Jun 18 2017

Who are NBA champions Golden State?

The Cleveland Cavaliers' reign at the top of the National Basketball Association came to an end with a 129-120 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of the 2017...

Jun 18 2017

North Korea Officials Say Otto Warmbier Was Released for Humanitarian Reasons

North Korea claims that Warmbier developed botulism. In strong words, the father of an American college student who was detained in North Korea, slammed the country as ...

Jun 18 2017

Dem lawmaker warns Trump against firing Mueller

While the Republican Trump administration initially said Mr Rosenstein's letter was the reason the president fired Mr Comey on May 9, Mr Trump later said he did s...

Jun 18 2017

Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe

In a tweet Friday, Trump wrote (quote) "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director Witch Hunt". Inside the Wh...

Jun 18 2017

U.S. police officer acquited for killing black man

The city will host a series of community discussions this weekend to allow residents to reflect on the verdict, police-community relations and other issues. September 28:...

Jun 18 2017

President Trump lawyer won't rule out Special Counsel Robert Mueller getting fired

Ruddy later clarified to ABC News that Trump is "considering asking [Deputy Attorney General Rod] Rosenstein to terminate Mueller". If Rosenstein refused, Trump could...

Jun 18 2017

Trump Cuba policy reversal means few immediate changes

In 2016, the country saw a 34% in crease in visits from Cuban Americans and other US travelers. However, family travel is now authorized and will continue to be. Nor ...

Jun 18 2017

Police question 3 'persons of interest' in playground shooting

Johnson didn't say whether police thought the suspects or targets had ties to gangs. Their injuries, however, are not being considered life-threatening. The suspended stu...

Jun 18 2017

Yoko Ono, Co-Producer on 'Imagine,' Gets Writing Credit

Indeed, Lennon drew portions of the lyrics in " Imagine " from Ono's 1964 poetry book, " Grapefruit ". The conceptual artist attended a meeting for the National Music P...

Jun 18 2017

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby case

After four days of deliberation, the jury announced that they were deadlocked , but the judge told them to keep trying to reach a verdict. According to ABC News during...

Jun 18 2017

White House Reportedly Working With House GOP to Weaken Russian Sanctions

The Administration obviously opposes it. The issue, as Mr Saunders pointed out, is the Senate bill expands sanctions on Russian Federation to include railway, mining, e...

Jun 18 2017

US Senate's Iran sanctions are breach of nuclear deal: senior Iranian official

Trump's hawkish stance toward Iran and his frequent tirades against the 2015 Iran nuclear deal leave no doubt that he will approve the bill, if it ultimately cl...

Jun 18 2017

Rookie Aaron Judge lays down the law in Angels' loss to Yankees

Boston leadoff batter Mookie Betts got his 500th career hit with a swinging bunt to open the game. An error by Chase Headley led to two unearned runs in the bottom ...

Jun 18 2017

Fugitive polygamist Mormon sect leader arrested in South Dakota

Ten days later, he escaped. After using olive old to slide off his Global Positioning System ankle monitor during home confinement while awaiting trial for his alleged ro...

Jun 18 2017

DC And Maryland Hit Trump With Lawsuit Over His Business Ties

In addition to accusing Trump of violating the Constitution, Frosh and Racine allege that his private businesses divert customers from spending money at businesses owne...

Jun 18 2017

Cambodia Says it Regrets 'Irresponsible' Trump Decision to Leave Paris Climate Accord

David Ige signed two bills that formally enacted portions of the landmark climate pledge into law, making the Aloha State the first in the nation to legally support t...

Jun 18 2017

Trump attends Gorsuch Supreme Court ceremony

Recent reports have said Trump also requested help from Coats and Rogers to pressure Comey to end the investigation into Flynn's activities. Critics said it's one of th...

Jun 18 2017

Witch Hunt! : Trump tweets he is under FBI investigation

Trump may not be able to swing public opinion in his favor as Clinton did with Starr, but he can survive Twitter counterattacks against Comey and even Mueller. Mueller wa...

Jun 18 2017

Mysterious ship crash off Japan leaves 7 US sailors missing

The nighttime collision off Japan left seven U.S. Navy sailors from USS Fitzgerald missing. The cause of the collision between the USS Fitzgerald and the 29,000-ton...

Jun 18 2017

Trump fired Comey, so why not Mueller, too?

Trump unceremoniously sacked, which could color his views on the president and his circle. The president was pleased by the ambiguity of his position on Mr. Such a move...