• NYC subway station evacuated after smoke, loss of power
NYC subway station evacuated after smoke, loss of power

The incident at St. Nicholas Avenue in Harlem involved a power outage that stopped subway service on the A, B, C and D lines, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said. At least 34 people were injured in a subway in Harlem (Manhattan) after the train derailed. The South Ferry station on the No. 1 line reopened after $340 million worth of rep...

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  • Seattle Police Release More Video Of Charleena Lyles Shooting
Seattle Police Release More Video Of Charleena Lyles Shooting

First they see "Questions and anger after mother killed by police" on page one about the shooting by police of Charleena Lyles . The mother of four said in the 911 call that she had gone out and come home to find someone had broken in. "We'll conduct this investigation thoroughly". She was released conditionally June 14. During the June 21 Tw...

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  • Two Toddlers Die After Mom Left Them in Hot Car as Punishment
Two Toddlers Die After Mom Left Them in Hot Car as Punishment

The incident happened in late May, when she initially told police the children locked themselves inside the vehicle. Then she initially told authorities the children locked themselves in the vehicle. The children were pronounced dead at around 16:30, which was four hours after they had been left in the auto. Children are still dying in locked...

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  • US Senate Overwhelmingly Backs Stronger Sanctions Against Russia, Iran
US Senate Overwhelmingly Backs Stronger Sanctions Against Russia, Iran

Corker told reporters that "I only have talked a little bit with" Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who testified twice this week that the White House would prefer "flexibility" to adjust Russian Federation sanctions as needed. "It is unacceptable for Russian Federation to interfere in our elections here in the United States, or anywhere around the...

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  • Otto Warmbier 'unresponsive', has been in coma for a year
Otto Warmbier 'unresponsive', has been in coma for a year

They described 22-year-old Otto Warmbier as in a state of "unresponsiveness wakefulness". When Yun finally laid eyes on the comatose Warmbier in a North Korean hospital, it was the first time the USA could verify his condition in person since his sentencing more than a year earlier, the State Department said .

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  • Ken Starr: No Obstruction Case Against Trump Yet - 'Difficult to Prove'
Ken Starr: No Obstruction Case Against Trump Yet - 'Difficult to Prove'

As expected, Trump and his team have denied any wrongdoing, with the president repeatedly referring to the allegations against him as a "witch hunt". Special counsel Robert Mueller . Trump was alluding to the former secretary of state's handling of her private email server, an issue that dogged the Democratic nominee's presidential campaign sinc...

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  • LaVall Jordan emerges as Butler's target for coaching job
LaVall Jordan emerges as Butler's target for coaching job

Secondly, Jordan has extensive assistant coaching experience at Butler, Iowa and MI. The 38 year old MI native played for Butler from 1997-2001 when current BU athletic director Barry Collier was the head coach, and Jordan returned to the bench as an assistant coach to Todd Lickliter from 2004-2007.

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  • Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs
Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

Martin Heinrich , a New Mexico Democrat. I'm going to start with you. Those comments throw cold water on the report , but they don't directly address whether or not Trump asked him to intervene - only focusing on how he potentially felt and responded.

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  • Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony
Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony

The significance of the move lies in the fact that Comey was probing alleged Russian hacking in last year's US presidential election. Comey's highly anticipated testimony will be the first time he has made public comments since being terminated as director last month.

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  • Police investigation into dealership shooting may end soon
Police investigation into dealership shooting may end soon

Frightening cell phone video showed the moment two bounty hunters engaged in a deadly confrontation with a fugitive. Officials said the two men - now identified as Corpus Christi residents Fidel Garcia and Gabriel Bernal - had pursued Ramon Michael Hutchinson since March.

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  • Social Media Rushes to Define Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet
Social Media Rushes to Define Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet

This was again the case on Tuesday night when the American president published a mysterious message: " Despite the constant negative pressure covfefe ", meaning in good French " Despite the constantly negative press covfef e". "Enjoy!" he tweeted , in an unusual display of self-depreciating humor. Four hours later the tweet had been neither co...

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  • Trump and pope focus on peace
Trump and pope focus on peace

During the campaign, Trump's doctor, Harold Bornstein , evaluated the then-candidate's lab results to be "astonishingly excellent", adding on the dubious claim: "If elected, Mr. "I think you will enjoy them", Trump told the Pope. The Pope gave Mr Trump a signed copy of a message he delivered for World Peace Day, along with some of his writing...

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  • To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning
To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Numerous facility's 175 veterans joined with with friends, family and other community members in the home's courtyard to hear remarks from Mayor Hardie Davis and Col. Hundreds of motorcyclists thundered in for a Saturday service. "For people that may not have family members that are out here to pay their respects for them", said Officer Lar...

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  • ICE arrests almost 200 aliens in California
ICE arrests almost 200 aliens in California

Of those, USA authorities said, nine had prior criminal convictions, including "DUI, re-entry after deportation, trespassing, drug trafficking, providing false identification, illegal entry, [and] escape". A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement sweep, conducted over 10 days in three states, picked up 186 foreign nationals, 141 of those arrests ...

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  • Senate Staffers to Begin Writing Healthcare Bill
Senate Staffers to Begin Writing Healthcare Bill

A repeal of Obamacare was one of Trump's leading campaign promises previous year. "What we have got in that bill right now hopefully will be sufficient and if it's not I guess we'll be hearing from the courts later", says Republican Rep.

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  • CBO: 23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill
CBO: 23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill

The bill still contains nearly $1 trillion in tax cuts, mainly for the wealthy. The Congressional Budget Office says the health care bill Republicans pushed through the House this month would leave 23 million additional people uninsured in 2026, compared with former President Barack Obama's health care law.

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  • 5 soldiers killed, 31 others wounded in Marawi clashes
5 soldiers killed, 31 others wounded in Marawi clashes

The Maute group is one of less than a dozen new armed Muslim groups that have pledged allegiance to the Islamic State and formed a loose alliance with Hapilon reportedly designated as the alliance's leader. "We are in a state of emergency", Duterte said after landing in Manila from a visit to Moscow, adding that skirmishes were continuing. Chic...

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  • Dems look for win in Trump country -- starting in Montana
Dems look for win in Trump country -- starting in Montana

When Donald Trump visited to Montana past year ahead of the state's Republican presidential primary, technology entrepreneur Greg Gianforte was running on the GOP ticket for governor and made it a point to avoid his party's likely presidential nominee.

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  • Tornado watch is issued
Tornado watch is issued

The tornado caused property damage. A mobile home park was hit by the storm with one fatality and 25 persons injured in Chetek. The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a Tornado Watch for portions of northern Florida, southeastern Georgia, central and southern SC coastal waters.

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  • Homeland Security Secretary Extends Protections for Haitians for 6 Months
Homeland Security Secretary Extends Protections for Haitians for 6 Months

The designation grants beneficiaries the ability to legally work in the United States and apply for travel authorization overseas. "This is temporary status, it's not supposed to be permanent". The decision to extend the program was in the hands of John F. Kelly , Trump's secretary of Homeland Security. The extension was based on continuing poor...

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