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by | June 25, 2017 | 02:15

On June 11, Feinstein told CNN that while she could not say whether Lynch asked Comey to provide "semantic cover" to the Clinton campaign, she "would feel queasy, too" if she had been in Comey's shoes. The FBI reportedly met Lynch for a conversation about the document, though officials assured her it "didn't have investigative value", the Post reported .

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:29

The field day is a emergency communications drill organized by the American Radio Relay League. It will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, extend throughout the day and all night, until 2 p.m. Temporary antennas are set up and an electric generator is brought in for the radio gear. In addition to demonstrating their skills, both local groups will compete with other Field Day operators in testing their abilities to communicate in emergency situations.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:24

Under the new law, protections for whistleblowers will be expanded and the VA will be prevented from dismissing an employee who has an open complaint against the department. Shulkin said this new law would "make it easier and quicker to hold our employees accountable". It lowers the standard of evidence needed to fire employees.

by | June 23, 2017 | 04:52

As Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were shooting at a pit bull that was charging at them, a 17-year-old boy was apparently struck in the chest by one of the bullets and died, the sheriff's office said. The sheriff's department said the investigation is ongoing. Authorities did not immediately say what prompted deputies to fire on the teen. As they did so, the deputies came across the juvenile, who was down with a gunshot wound to the upper torso.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:06

He says the deaths were being investigated as possibly domestic-related. The auto then crashed into a median separating the eastbound lanes from the westbound lanes, police said. Their identities have not been released. After the man got out, the auto kept moving. An Uber decal was visible on the rear window. She is expected to be OK.

by | June 22, 2017 | 09:05

The legislation imposing sanctions on Russian Federation that was unanimously passed by the U.S. Senate last week hit a roadblock in the House on Tuesday. "I strongly support sanctions against Iran and Russian Federation to hold them accountable", Brady told reporters. John Thune, R-South Dakota, told reporters that the Senate effort would likely postpone until 2023 its phase-out of Obamacare's Medicaid expansion, which gave health coverage to 15 million more Americans.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:11

President Donald Trump says that the latest federal court ruling against his proposed travel ban comes at a "dangerous time". "As has been noted numerous times, there was a provision in each Executive Order to make the ban permanent by Presidential decree", Modarres said.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:08

Facing expected unanimous Democratic opposition, Republicans will be unable to pass a Senate bill if just three of the 52 GOP senators vote "no". The House of Representatives narrowly approved its version of repeal last month but Senate Republicans have been unable to coalesce around their own version of a bill, with moderates and conservatives pushing in different directions in meetings behind closed doors.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:25

Both officers fired their weapons, killing her. Dozens of people gathered at a vigil for Charleena Lyles, a mother of three who was shot by Seattle Police Sunday morning. Both officers involved in the shooting have been placed on paid administrative leave. On the dashcam audio of Sunday's incident, officers can be heard greeting Lyles and asking questions about the burglary report.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:27

Brooks said he and others in the dugout aided a wounded staffer until officers began firing back at the shooter. Brooks estimated that 50 to 100 shots were fired. Mike Doyle told ABC News. Davis said his message to the shooter is, "We are the greatest country in the history of the world. Wishing you a speedy recovery and the knowledge that you have the gratitude of the nation behind you!" "And you didn't succeed, and there is a warm place in hell for you, too".

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:23

Scalise sustained a single rifle shot to the left hip. The gunman , 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson died a short time later from multiple gunshot wounds to his torso. Vice President Pence was among the many who applauded their heroics. The hospital said Thursday that Scalise had improved in the past 24 hours but that his condition remained critical and he would need additional operations that would keep him in the hospital "for some time".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:21

Josh Advocate, who pitched for the Apaches during their 2014 NJCAA World Series appearance and just finished his senior season with Cal State Long Beach, was a 20th round pick of the Texas Rangers. He was also a West Division All-Star after appearing in 16 games with two starts and pitching to a 3-1 record with a 1.84 ERA and 21 strikeouts across 29.1 innings.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:23

Pence's move follows a decision by President Donald Trump to hire outside counsel Marc Kasowitz and could signal the investigation is entering a new phase. The Washington Post was the first to report the news Thursday, noting that Pence had hired former Virginia attorney general Richard Cullen to represent him.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:24

Rep. Williams confirmed on social media Wednesday morning that Barth was the aide and that he is expected to make a full recovery. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot this morning at a congressional baseball practice, congressional officials say.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:14

Yet others interviewed by CNN took it as the latest indication Trump is out of his depth in Washington. Warren said she is looking forward to finding out more about Sessions' role in Comey's firing, although the White House suggested Sessions could invoke executive privilege during his testimony depending on "the scope of the questions".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:13

Democratic Senate Leader Chuck Schumer and Senator Jack Reed questioned on Sunday why Sessions was involved in Trump's May 9 dismissal of Comey after he had recused himself from investigations of whether Russian Federation tried to meddle in the 2016 presidential election with possible help from Trump associates.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:32

Police said it wasn't immediately clear how long the three women had been dead prior to the discovery of their deaths reported WOIO . Police on Monday identified the victims as 45-year-old Suzanne Taylor and her daughters, 21-year-old Taylor Pifer , a senior fashion design student at KSU, and 18-year-old Kylie Pifer .

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:45

The law, set to expire at the end of the year, has been criticized repeatedly by privacy advocates who say it allows for the data of millions of USA citizens to be swept up in government surveillance. Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton and more than a dozen Republican senators, including Intelligence Chairman Richard Burr, introduced a bill Tuesday that would permanently authorize Section 702.

by | June 10, 2017 | 17:43

What a powerful message that would be, even if it's not precisely the message rabble-rousers on both sides might wish to convey. It's usually said by people who don't very know very much about the details of what women's rights are within Islamic law.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:35

The seven other suspects remain at large. Law enforcement officials confirmed 25 members of the group, including its two leaders Razhdan Shulaya and Zurab Dzhanashvili , were arrested by the FBI's Joint Eurasian Organized Task Force in New York City.