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Jun 08 2017

Christopher Wray Is Trump's Nominee To Be The New FBI Director

The panel's top Democrat, California Sen. He played leading roles in the Department of Justice's response to the 9/11 attacks and the Enron Task Force, and served under...

Jun 08 2017

Donald Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI chief

Wray was the head of the Justice Department's criminal division under President George W. Bush and is now in private practice at the law firm King and Spalding. Comey...

Jun 08 2017

Twitter Users, Blocked by Trump, Cry Censorship

Lawyers from the institute are representing Holly O'Reilly, who goes under the Twitter handle @AynRandPaulRyan , and Joseph Papp, who uses @joepabike , both of whom wer...

Jun 08 2017

Massage therapist's family reacts to her murder

They added friends and family got anxious after she didn't return home and didn't answer her cellphone. When Denham's boyfriend didn't hear back from her, the paper rep...

Jun 08 2017

Trump announces nomination of Christopher Wray as new FBI director via Twitter

President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his pick for FBI director - Christopher Wray , a former Justice Department official who served as New Jersey Gov. Chris...

Jun 08 2017

Terrorist operation in Tehran ended, 4 terrorists killed

ISIS members consider the predominantly Shiite Iranians as heretical, and consider shrines to be idolatrous. In a message released by the Kremlin after Wednesday's at...

Jun 08 2017

Girl, daughter of NBC vice president, killed; dad arrested

A suburban NY man has been accused of suffocating his 7-year-old daughter, whose mother is an NBC vice president. Police and paramedics brought White to a hospital for ...

Jun 08 2017

Students Can Now Apply for NY State's Free College Tuition Program

This is available for New York State residents only, providing another option to help eligible SUNY Orange students fund their college education. Known as the Excelsi...

Jun 07 2017

U.S. woman faces manslaughter for texting suicidal boyfriend to do it

Carter urged him to seek professional help and suffered from her own mental health frailties, he added. The mother of a MA teenager who took his own life after alleg...

Jun 07 2017

Dem Sen Harris Grills Rosenstein - Is Reprimanded By Burr

Kamala Harris (D-CA) demanded Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein give his assurance that as special counsel in the Russian Federation investigation former FBI directo...

Jun 07 2017

Had The Biggest Rise In US Drug Overdose Deaths Ever

According to preliminary data compiled by The New York Times , deaths last year likely topped 59,000 which is 19 percent more than the year before. It's important to n...

Jun 07 2017

Intel. Director Facing Senate Amid Claims of Trump Pressure

The public on Thursday could hear for the first time the degree to which Comey , who was sacked last month, thought the White House was trying to influence the Federal B...

Jun 07 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors 2017

No team has ever rallied from a 3-0 deficit to win an National Basketball Association playoff series. "We had our chances to take control of the game and we didn't do t...

Jun 07 2017

"Trump Defends Tweeting As 'Valuable Tool", Rep. Says

Nauert echoed that message Tuesday, saying Qatar has made "great progress" in cutting terrorism financing, but warned, "They still have work to do". "It's not policy, i...

Jun 07 2017

How the leaking of a secret NSA report on Russian Federation unfolded

Department officials did not reveal where the leaked documents originated or the name of the news organization that victor allegedly gave them, but the charges coincide...

Jun 07 2017

Jeremy Corbyn rallies cheering crowd in Glasgow city centre street

May's tightly controlled campaign style, which saw her speaking largely to hand-picked groups of supporters, began to grate. The government's decision to reduce the t...

Jun 07 2017

Islamic State group claims attacks on Iran's parliament, shrine

ISIS has successfully attacked Iran , the United Kingdom, the Philippines and Iraq in the last week. Twin attacks on the Iranian parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini...

Jun 07 2017

Construction worker rescued from Warren trench collapse

First responders delivered oxygen tanks down to the worker as they tried to secure the trench. It's happening at Van Dyke and Murthum. The accident happened as the wo...

Jun 07 2017

Man charged after gun stolen from wounded off-duty officer

Free Press reporter Robert Allen at the scene. Surveillance video shows the off-duty police officer entering a liquor store on the east side of Detroit at 11:00 PM Sund...

Jun 07 2017

Teen dead, man wounded in shooting over Air Jordans purchase

The principal tells us this shooting had nothing to do with the school. Police were originally called to the area of Pinehurst and Fenkell to a report of a vehicle accide...