• Trump urges Mideast nations to drive out 'Islamic extremism'
Trump urges Mideast nations to drive out 'Islamic extremism'

In his first keynote speech overseas, Trump sought to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world, and focused on his desire to curb Iran's influence in the region. We believe you're willing. "You need surveillance, you have to deal with the mosques whether we like it or not", he added. Trump and his entourage touch down in Israel on Mond...

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  • Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout
Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout

When officers arrived at Rodriguez's apartment, they found a lifeless woman in the bedroom with a gunshot wound above her chest. The Laredo Morning Times reported that Zamora was pronounced dead at the scene. Rodriguez died from his injuries. He was set to undergo surgery at the time of the report. Police say 33-year-old Perez remained in cri...

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  • Chaffetz resignation latest twist in GOP oversight of Trump
Chaffetz resignation latest twist in GOP oversight of Trump

Chaffetz says he's skeptical about the report about the Comey memos but was concerned enough to launch the probe. The Republican says he hasn't yet spoken to fired FBI Director James Comey about his invitation for Comey to testify next week at an oversight committee hearing.

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  • Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court
Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court

Instead, Rachel Macy stayed and comforted Taliesin Namkai-Meche after he was stabbed. During his arraignment Tuesday, Christian shouted, " You call it terrorism , I call it patriotism". "He was just telling us that we basically weren't anything and that we should kill ourselves". A grand jury is expected to consider additional charges against t...

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  • Jordan welcomes US President's decision not to move embassy to Jerusalem
Jordan welcomes US President's decision not to move embassy to Jerusalem

Trump has decided not to move the USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem for now. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a statement saying he was disappointed with the decision, but he still supports President Trump's commitment to moving the embassy in the future.

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  • Goaltender Pekka Rinne gets start for Predators in Game 3 of Final
Goaltender Pekka Rinne gets start for Predators in Game 3 of Final

Two nights later they used a three-minute stretch early in the third to blow open a tight game . I don't know if that's boring or exciting. He struggled in the late periods of Game 1 , but made some top-notch saves in Game 2 . "We know we can do a better job in front of him". For the Penguins, who had seven of those power plays, it was even ...

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  • Van strikes pedestrians on London Bridge, police respond to 2 other 'incidents'
Van strikes pedestrians on London Bridge, police respond to 2 other 'incidents'

Reports said at least one person has been killed. The assailant, Khalid Masood, 52, of West Midlands, reportedly had a criminal record and may have had connections to violent extremism, British Prime Minister Theresa May said. It's very congested. People don't drive that fast down there. Gerard Kavanar, 46, said he had seen a chef with "blood o...

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  • New England states join Paris climate goal alliance
New England states join Paris climate goal alliance

Senator Dianne Feinstein responded in a statement by saying " President Trump has weakened our nation by withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement ". Anger, fear, worry and pity for the those who will feel the effects of Trump's reckless decision. Donald Trump claimed he was representing Pittsburgh when he left the Paris climate a...

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  • Clayton Kershaw Becomes 2nd Fastest Pitcher in MLB History with 2000 Strikeouts
Clayton Kershaw Becomes 2nd Fastest Pitcher in MLB History with 2000 Strikeouts

Domingo Santana accounted for the lone Brewers' run by going 1 for 5 with a solo homer. The Dodgers say he was the third-fastest pitcher in major league history to compile 2,000 strikeouts. With Rich Hill set to face Matt Garza in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 8.5 runs. Garza, on the other hand, has given up 10 runs in his l...

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  • Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate
Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate

Under former President Barack Obama , the US had agreed under the accord to reduce polluting emissions by more than a quarter below 2005 levels by 2025. "When I am mayor of Atlanta, I will do everything in my power to ensure that we do our part to curb carbon emissions, so those future generations of Atlantans will have a healthy city in which to ...

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  • Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor
Edith Fuller, 6, is National Spelling Bee's youngest-ever competitor

Riley had advanced to the national contest as the victor of the 70th annual Regional Spelling Bee, which was co-sponsored by The Daily Progress and The News Virginian in March. No one will know, I promise. Here's some footage from her qualifying rounds; watch as she spells "sasparilla" easily and knocks "Croesus" out of the park, too.

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  • Crowds rally at March for Truth in DC and dozens of cities
Crowds rally at March for Truth in DC and dozens of cities

The organizers were also calling for an investigation into ties between Russian Federation and President Donald Trump and his associates. The marches are also pushing for Congress to force the release of the president's tax return, a topic he has dodged throughout his campaign.

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  • Bloomberg Pledges $15 Million To Climate Efforts After Paris Accords Withdrawal
Bloomberg Pledges $15 Million To Climate Efforts After Paris Accords Withdrawal

At City Hall and on the streets, Pittsburgh residents expressed support for efforts to combat global warming and complained that the president , in singling out this city of 300,000, seemed to be thinking of a smoke-belching, soot-choked Pittsburgh that no longer even exists.

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  • Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout
Holes in Trump's reasoning on climate pullout

Pro-Paris figures in the White House thought Trump was presented with misleading or out-of-date information about the worldwide climate accord, the report said. A series of lawsuits filed by Democratic attorneys general resulted in legal victories that eventually led to the blockage of Trump's ban on travel to the United States from a group of ma...

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  • German Ambassador Claims Trump And Merkel Have 'Good Relationship'
German Ambassador Claims Trump And Merkel Have 'Good Relationship'

No wonder Merkel was left with such little confidence. But second, and more important, the United States' free market economy is central to our global influence and security. Trump has raised doubts about the relationship in a way none of his predecessors did even at moments of sharp disagreement. He failed to offer an unconditional gu...

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  • Cancer survivors' event is Sunday
Cancer survivors' event is Sunday

Survivors who wish to participate can check-in starting at 11:30 a.m. The American Cancer Society classifies a cancer survivor as anyone who has heard the words "you have cancer". The institution's sole mission is to end cancer for patients and their families around the world. She is now going through chemotherapy for stage-4 metastatic breast ...

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  • The way Sean Spicer sees it
The way Sean Spicer sees it

The FBI and Congress are also examining a campaign event last spring during which Trump, Kushner and Jeff Sessions ─ who was then a us senator and campaign adviser, and is now the USA attorney general ─ attended a small gathering with several diplomats, including Russia's ambassador to the United States, multiple us officials have told NBC ...

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  • #Chiefs cut Jeremy Maclin in cost cutting measure
#Chiefs cut Jeremy Maclin in cost cutting measure

He spent six seasons with the Eagles before coming to Kansas City. Maclin signed a five-year, $55 million contract with the Chiefs as a free agent in 2015. "We wish Jeremy the best as he continues in his career". "It just wasn't up to my standards - it wasn't up to my standards", Maclin said. In all, he has 474 catches for 6,395 yards (13.5 avg...

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  • Obama Slams Trump Over Paris Climate Deal
Obama Slams Trump Over Paris Climate Deal

Kimmel also played a clip of Trump's announcement, in which suddenly behind Trump a person dressed as the devil appears to show his approval. Former US President Barack Obama speaks after receiving the German media prize ceremony in Baden-Baden, southern Germany on May 25, 2017.

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  • Passengers say man acted oddly before takeoff
Passengers say man acted oddly before takeoff

He was given a date to appear in court and released for his flight to Honolulu . The couple assumed someone on a previous flight left it there. One of the flight crew commented that the laptop sure belongs to a man in the bathroom. Police said he had been drinking but did not meet the criteria for a drunk-in-public violation. He was then imm...

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