• Kushner Had No Plans to Set Up Secret Communication With Russia
Kushner Had No Plans to Set Up Secret Communication With Russia

Two of President Donald Trump's advisers, daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner , are reportedly considering stepping away from public life in Washington, D.C., as part of an agreement to review their situation every six months.

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  • Bill Cosby arrives at court for sex assault trial
Bill Cosby arrives at court for sex assault trial

With the streets outside the courthouse lined with television trucks, Cosby arrived arm-in-arm with Keshia Knight Pulliam , who played his television daughter, Rudy Huxtable, on " The Cosby Show ". It is being seen as the biggest U.S. celebrity trial since former American football player OJ Simpson's murder trial in 1995. "But this case is not goi...

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  • Crews look for 2 workers after fatal blast at Wisconsin mill
Crews look for 2 workers after fatal blast at Wisconsin mill

Five people were air-lifted to the University Hospital in Madison. She says four are in the hospital's burn center, while the fifth is in the hospital's trauma and life support center. Eleven other employees remain hospitalized in three hospitals, including UW Hospital, according to Clark. The explosion was reported late Wednesday night.

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  • Al Pacino To Play Joe Paterno In Upcoming HBO Original Movie
Al Pacino To Play Joe Paterno In Upcoming HBO Original Movie

According to the Hollywood Reporter , Al Pacino is set to play former head coach Joe Paterno for the film, which will air on HBO. If you didn't go to Penn State, but are even mildly interested in either Pacino or Paterno , then you'll most likely be interested to see how this film comes together.

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  • Navy seal dies during Fleet Week demonstration in Jersey City
Navy seal dies during Fleet Week demonstration in Jersey City

The U.S. Navy identified the member of the elite parachute team who died after his parachute malfunctioned during a Fleet Week Show over the weekend. According to a news release the SEAL landed in the Hudson River. New York City's mayor said Fleet Week ends with deep sorrow, asking everyone to bow their heads for the loss.

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  • California grandmother is suspect in stabbing death of infant
California grandmother is suspect in stabbing death of infant

The wanted suspect was identified by the Colton Police Department on Monday as 42-year-old Nicole Darrington-Clark. The youngest of the victims, a six-month-old baby girl, succumbed to her wounds, while her sister and mother were taken to a hospital in critical condition, according to Cpl Ray Mendez, of Colton police.

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  • US Membership of UN Human Rights Council Depends on Its Credibility - Ambassador
US Membership of UN Human Rights Council Depends on Its Credibility - Ambassador

She is scheduled to meet with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as well as senior Palestinian officials, the Times of Israel reported . "The standards were set by President Obama and not passed through the Senate because the standards couldn't have been achieved", she explained. The jobs were not attainable as l...

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  • Gov. Rauner Not Surprised At Bond Rating Drop
Gov. Rauner Not Surprised At Bond Rating Drop

Democratic Speaker Michael Madigan told reporters Wednesday that his party would continue working with Republicans during June to fashion a balanced budget. The rating agency noted a "severe deterioration" of Illinois' fiscal condition and "unrelenting political brinkmanship". Moody's Investors Service pointed to "fruitless negotiations and par...

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  • Putin tells NBC: US hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack
Putin tells NBC: US hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack

The Russian president accused the US of "actively interfering in electoral campaigns of other countries" while denying that Russia has any motive to do so. "Here it turns out that any contact with Russian representatives causes a wild barrage of hysteria; this has been turned into perhaps the main instrument in USA politics", the expert concluded.

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  • Trump is wrong on climate change
Trump is wrong on climate change

US billionaire and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has offered US$15 million (NZ$21 million) to the United Nations to tackle climate change after US President Donald Trump pulled out of the Paris climate accord. The sum total of all the pledges made at Paris are clearly not sufficient to ensure that global temperature rise rema...

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  • Mother of 'Baby Doe' expected to resume gut-wrenching testimony Monday
Mother of 'Baby Doe' expected to resume gut-wrenching testimony Monday

Bond said she screamed at him. She told the jury she was too scared to run from him, and allowed McCarthy to inject her with heroin and blacking out several times in 48 hours. " She was a demon ". Prosecutors said Bond did not report the incident to police because she was afraid of McCarthy. Rachelle Bond is expected to face a fierce cross-ex...

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  • Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire
Men charged in deaths at Oakland warehouse fire

District Attorney Nancy O'Malley announced the charges on Monday against Derick Almena, saying he rented out space in the illegally converted warehouse, and Max Harris , who is accused of planning an unpermitted party. Attorneys for Almena and Harris were not immediately available on Monday morning. Relatives of half the victims who died in th...

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  • Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Egypt cut ties with Qatar
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Egypt cut ties with Qatar

Bahrain blamed Qatar's "media incitement, support for armed terrorist activities and funding linked to Iranian groups to carry out sabotage and spreading chaos in Bahrain" for its decision. Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said after a Cabinet meeting that the government hopes Erdogan's initiative will help overcome tensions, although he provi...

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  • Will they, won't they? The constitutional considerations of reinstating Trump's travel ban
Will they, won't they? The constitutional considerations of reinstating Trump's travel ban

US lawmakers from both political parties criticized Trump for raising the travel ban and assailing Khan. The administration's Supreme Court filings reflect numerous same arguments that its lawyers have made in the lower courts , including their view that statements President Donald Trump made as a candidate - before he took the presidential ...

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  • Silicon Valley Speaks Out Against US Leaving Paris Accords
Silicon Valley Speaks Out Against US Leaving Paris Accords

The European Union has pledged to bypass Trump administration to work with USA business leaders and state governors to implement the historic accord's commitments. Tapping into the "America First" message he used on the election trail, Trump announced the withdrawal on Thursday, saying that participating would undermine the US economy, wipe out...

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  • After London attack, Facebook aims to be 'hostile environment' for terrorists
After London attack, Facebook aims to be 'hostile environment' for terrorists

May responded to the attack by calling for an overhaul of the strategy used to combat extremism, including a demand for greater worldwide regulation of the internet, saying big internet companies were partly responsible for providing extreme ideology the space to develop.

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  • DC mayor reaffirms city's commitment to Paris climate deal
DC mayor reaffirms city's commitment to Paris climate deal

Chapel Hill Mayor Pam Hemminger also has signed onto the Climate Mayors' agenda, which advocates for clean energy sources, efficient infrastructure, and climate-compatible economic growth. "Climate change is a major concern in the Midwest", Treece said. "Working together to address climate change is part of the city's culture and values".

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  • United Kingdom opposition leader calls on May to quit over police cuts
United Kingdom opposition leader calls on May to quit over police cuts

On Saturday Trump touted his blocked travel ban as police responded to the attacks in London . "They want democracy halted", Corbyn said in Carlisle, northern England . According to the Scotland Yard, one of the terrorists carried Irish identity card. Police arrested 12 people in multiple raids conducted near the east London address.

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  • Putin Denies Having Damaging Trump Info
Putin Denies Having Damaging Trump Info

Instead Putin told Americans "don't worry, be happy," quoting Bobby McFerrin's popular 1988 hit single of the same name. Russian Federation is ready to listen to comments that are constructive with the goal of establishing a relationship "but we will absolutely not accept when these sorts of things are used as an instrument of political conflic...

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  • London mayor rebuffs Trump criticism
London mayor rebuffs Trump criticism

Jeremy Corbyn has told ITV News that Theresa May should resign as Prime Minister for presiding over cuts in police numbers while Home Secretary. In total seven people died after terrorists in a van ran people over on London Bridge and then got out and started randomly stabbing bystanders. Highlighting the importance of protecting major ev...

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