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Jun 06 2017

Texas OKs requiring schools to teach sex abuse prevention

Abbott signed the bill Thursday during a ceremony in his state Capitol office and said, "Texas will protect its children from sexual predators in our classrooms". "It's ...

Jun 06 2017

93-Year-Old Bride Picks Dress With Internet's Help

Suffice it to say, she's really into the red. And to help her pick the right one, Birdsnet posted the outfits on its Facebook page and asked their followers to help h...

Jun 06 2017

Chaos at Texas Capitol as Lawmakers Scuffle, Issue Threats Amid Immigration Protest

César Blanco, D-El Paso, tells The Texas Tribune . Issuing a statement on Twitter he said it was in self-defense. I am now under DPS protection. On Facebook Rina...

Jun 06 2017

Megyn Kelly's Putin Interview: Phooey, Says Twitter

Petersburg - was the opening segment in the debut episode of " Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly ". In fact, he said that US hackers could have been the ones to frame Russi...

Jun 06 2017

Trump Administration Will Not Attempt to Block Comey's Senate Testimony

The aim is "to facilitate a swift and thorough examination of the facts sought by the Senate Intelligence Committee". Some critics of Mr Trump have said that such a...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying

But she said Trump wanted to allow for a "swift and thorough examination of the facts" related to Comey's ouster and the multiple investigations into his campaign's pos...

Jun 06 2017

Jerusalem, Vatican in talks on pope visit to Israel

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that the Cardinal Secretary of State brought up climate change when meeting with Trump and encouraged him not to pul...

Jun 06 2017

Legal experts to Trump on travel ban: Twitter hurting cause

President Trump tweeted Monday night that the United States needs a "travel ban" in order to protect Americans from "certain unsafe countries". The Trump administration f...

Jun 06 2017

Kellyanne's husband scolds Trump for tweets on travel ban

The Justice Department has appealed to the Supreme Court after lower courts blocked the president's revised executive order that would restrict travel from six majori...

Jun 06 2017

Donald Trump: Media Trying to Sell 'Pathetic Excuse' from London Mayor

This had been followed by Mr Trump firing off an incendiary barrage of tweets attacking Mr Khan for his plea for calm - and promoting his contentious travel ban on seve...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not try to block Comey's testimony before Congress: White House

Analysts had said that Trump's using executive privilege in this case would have been unprecedented, given that Comey is now a private citizen and that Trump had been p...

Jun 06 2017

Putin: 'We Don't Care Who's The Head Of The United States'

Speaking during an interview for NBC News " "Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly' he addressed claims that Russian Federation had become involved in the USA election by say...

Jun 06 2017

Schiff: Intelligence Committee Will Subpoena Flynn

Trump's campaign committee is now led by former deputy campaign manager Michael Glassner and John Pence, a nephew of Vice President Pence. Mr. Coats said it wasn't app...

Jun 06 2017

White House aide says Russian Federation probe 'detracts' from agenda

The White House suggested that Mr. Trump wasn't anxious about Mr. Comey's pending testimony, with Ms. Sanders reminding reporters that "the president's power to exert...

Jun 06 2017

Trump Dismissed as "Climate Buffoon" After Paris Pull-Out

Under their leadership, the EPA sustained massive staff and funding cuts before Trump on Thursday withdrew the US from the Paris deal, which is the first global effort ...

Jun 06 2017

China's looking to the European Union for a partner in climate action

We want to make sure that they are heartened by the actions of American mayors in a bipartisan way. A scholar of Pacific geopolitics says the United States withdrawal f...

Jun 06 2017

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

Yet Trump may have weakened that argument by publicly disclosing elements of his conversations with Comey, including during an interview in May with NBC News and via ...

Jun 06 2017

President Trump Won't Try To Stop James Comey's Senate Testimony

Mr Comey's sacking came as the Federal Bureau of Investigation probes possible collusion between the president's election campaign team and Russian Federation - which USA...

Jun 06 2017

5 people reported dead in Orlando workplace shooting

Jerry Demings , an Orlando County Sheriff said Neumann had a "negative relationship" with at least one of his victims. He was not charged in that case. It appears tha...

Jun 06 2017

Arab rift with Qatar won't hurt United States operations

Qatar said it was facing a campaign aimed at weakening it, denying it was interfering in the affairs of other countries. Separately, beIn Sports, a subsidiary satellite...