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Jun 12 2017

Half-staff flags, bells mark 1 year since Pulse massacre

The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. "Get to kno...

Jun 12 2017

Things to watch: Coats, Rogers, McCabe and Rosenstein testify

Former FBI director James Comey accused United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday of trying to get him to water down the bureau's investigation into Russia...

Jun 12 2017

'100 Percent' Would Testify Under Oath About Comey

But he declined to offer an opinion on whether it met such a threshold. Marc Kasowitz said on Thursday that the president never sought to impede the investigation int...

Jun 12 2017

Meet The Nashville Fan Who Threw A Catfish On The Ice

The Nashville defence vs. the Pittsburgh centres is really the storyline of this Stanley Cup Final and in Game 1 , Nashville's defence won the battle and lost the ...

Jun 12 2017

Sunday sizzler: Air quality alert issued

Racine, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, and Sheboygan counties were included in the alert. Anyone sensitive to changes in air quality may be affected when ozone levels are...

Jun 12 2017

Trump to decide whether to block Comey testimony

I don't think it's a flawless analogy. "I haven't seen, even once, any direct proof of Russian interference in the presidential election". Comey, fired by Trump last ...

Jun 12 2017

Sessions says he will appear before Senate Intelligence Committee

In your statement, you said that you and the Federal Bureau of Investigation leadership team decided not to discuss the president's actions with Attorney General Sessions...

Jun 12 2017

Ex-PSU leaders get prison in Sandusky sex abuse case

The fallout from creep coach Jerry Sandusky's molestation conviction continues to taint Penn State University. Spanier's downfall came after he made a name for hi...

Jun 12 2017

No bombshell in James Comey explosion

Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said, "100%". Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) said Monday that it's hard to know what to believe after President Trump ...

Jun 12 2017

Ryan Blaney Wins Axalta Pocono 400

On Saturday, during an all-driver broadcast, Blaney interviewed Xfinity race victor Brad Keselowski . So after Keselowski finished fifth Sunday, he returned the favor ...

Jun 12 2017

Cosby's accuser takes the stand in first public appearance

Tuesday marked her first public appearance since she submitted to a deposition against Cosby in late December 2005, after waiting a year to report the alleged assault. ...

Jun 12 2017

US Attorney General to appear before Senate intel committee

Sessions originally was scheduled to appear before House and Senate appropriations subcommittees this week. In a letter on Saturday to Senator Richard Shelby Mr S...

Jun 12 2017

4 people hurt in fire that destroyed or damaged 8 buildings

Some residents received minor injuries and two firefighters suffered heat exhaustion. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. The ...

Jun 12 2017

It Kind of Sounds Like Donald Trump Jr. Confirmed James Comey's Testimony

Two sources familiar with what Comey said in the closed door gatherings told NBC News about the confirmation. FILE - In this March 6, 2017, file photo, Attorney Gen...

Jun 12 2017

President Trump: James Comey Leak Was 'Very Cowardly'

Trump Jr.'s appearance highlights a major legal risk for President Trump, who is now insisting that Comey committed perjury in his testimony before the Senate Intellig...

Jun 12 2017

John McCain Responds After Getting Roasted on Twitter Over Comey Statements

Television viewers were confused and concerned when Sen. He referred to "President Comey ", and at times looked confused and frustrated with Comey's answers. "I know thi...

Jun 12 2017

12-year-old crowned champion of Scripps National Spelling Bee

Ananya participated in the last year's bee but could not make it to the top 50. They correctly spelled words including " Cheiropompholyx " - a type of eczema - and " Durc...

Jun 12 2017

This Is The Islamophobic Network Behind The Anti-Sharia Marches

In St. Paul , Minn., state troopers arrested about a half-dozen people when scuffles broke out at the close of competing demonstrations at the state capitol. The Saturda...

Jun 12 2017

Comey testimony watched by almost 20 million TV viewers, millions more online

Trump's aides have dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president, in a seri...

Jun 12 2017

UK's May isolated ahead of Brexit talks as key aides quit

The pro-Brexit Gove was appointed Environment Secretary. That means it will support a Conservative minority government on key votes in parliament without a formal coali...