• Solano among areas affected by heat advisory
Solano among areas affected by heat advisory

The Big Country may see temperatures a few degrees milder Sunday , but the Concho Valley and Heartland should still see high temperatures around 100 Sunday afternoon. The forecast for Friday calls for a high of 97 degrees at Travis Air Force Base, increasing to 99 Saturday and 103 Sunday before dipping below the century mark Monday to 98...

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  • Donald Trump Finally Gets His Wish, Is Now Under Criminal Investigation
Donald Trump Finally Gets His Wish, Is Now Under Criminal Investigation

A spokesperson for Trump's personal lawyer issued a statement that conspicuously did not deny the story, merely saying, "The FBI leak of information regarding the President is outrageous, inexcusable, and illegal". Former FBI Director James Comey , who testified under oath before Congress last week, indicated that on multiple occasions he told Tr...

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  • Otto Warmbier suffered brain damage in N Korea
Otto Warmbier suffered brain damage in N Korea

The announcement casts doubt on Pyongyang's claim that Warmbier fell into a coma as a result of contracting botulism and being given a sleeping pill. ambassador to the United Nations, said there should be an investigation into what happened to Otto Warmbier leading to this "tragic situation". Mr Warmbier said Mr Trump was "kind.gracious".

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  • Cuba-US relations: 6 things you need to know
Cuba-US relations: 6 things you need to know

Getting to stroll through the colorful streets of Havana may soon be much harder for Americans. Of major note, there will be no change to the " wet foot, dry foot " policy and the US embassy in Cuba will also remain open. companies from doing business with a Cuban conglomerate that owns large sections of the island nation's economy, Bloomberg re...

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  • Senate Passes Sanctions on Iran and Russian Federation
Senate Passes Sanctions on Iran and Russian Federation

The measure looks to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin for his country's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election and to make Iran pay a price for its "continued support of terrorism". "I am strongly supportive of the sanctions on Russian Federation included in this bill", Sanders said in a statement . Lee ultimately voted ...

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  • Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Gay Adoption Bill
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Gay Adoption Bill

How can we count the ways? In Boston, Illinois, Washington, D.C., and San Francisco, Catholic adoption agencies closed themselves down rather than be forced by the state to put children in homosexual-led households. "A governmental entity or any person that contracts with this state or operates under governmental authority to refer or place chi...

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  • Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license
Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

The change follows a ruling a year ago by an OR judge that allowed Jamie Shupe , an Army veteran, to legally identify as non-binary. The new policy represents a unanimous move Thursday by the Oregon Transportation Commission , reports Reuters , and goes into effect July 1.

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  • Trump gives son's wedding planner top NJ housing job, report says
Trump gives son's wedding planner top NJ housing job, report says

However, questions have immediately arisen regarding her qualifications for her new role at HUD. Lynne Patton is inexperienced in housing administration, yet she will now be in charge of distributing billions of dollars in federal funding as she heads up the NY branch of the United States Department of Housing, the Independent reports .

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  • Trump Sued For
Trump Sued For "Unprecedented Constitutional Violations" By DC And Maryland

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh joined District counterpart Karl Racine at a news conference in announcing the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in neighboring Maryland. They noted that Trump's businesses recently obtained approval for valuable trademarks from China. They said that it was up to Congress and not a federal judge ...

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  • Jeff Bezos's Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion
Jeff Bezos's Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion

Whole Foods shares were up just over 27% to the $42.00 per share acquisition price. Walmart ( WMT ), which competes with both Amazon and Whole Foods in the ecommerce and grocery spaces, saw its stock tumble by 5.41% to $74.69 this morning.

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  • Penn State to debut retro uniforms Sept. 30 against Indiana
Penn State to debut retro uniforms Sept. 30 against Indiana

Elements of the game against the Hoosiers will take fans back in time, while the Nittany Lions will don uniforms with designs elements from uniforms past. One would think that could include throwback scoreboard graphics as well as plenty of in-game highlight packages from some of Penn State's football history.

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  • Rumor That Trump May Fire Mueller Sets Washington Alight
Rumor That Trump May Fire Mueller Sets Washington Alight

Asked about Trump's own contention that the president fired Comey with the Russian Federation probe in mind, and regardless of any recommendation from anyone else, Sessions said: "I guess I'll just have to let his words speak for themselves".

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  • Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico
Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico

A fire burning in northern New Mexico has charred about 600 acres so far and forced the evacuation of about 200 people. Crews have established a good anchor on the west side of the fire and work continued to protect homes and other structures with the help of air tankers, a helicopter, a bulldozer and several fire engines, Santa Fe National For...

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  • Trump Conflates 'Phony Collusion' And Possible Obstruction Of Justice Investigation
Trump Conflates 'Phony Collusion' And Possible Obstruction Of Justice Investigation

Trump had received private assurances from then-FBI Director James B. Comey starting in January that he was not personally under investigation. The Washington Post , citing officials, reported Wednesday night that Robert Mueller, the special counsel now overseeing the investigation is looking at Trump's conduct.

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  • Rod Rosenstein Says There's No Reason to Fire Mueller
Rod Rosenstein Says There's No Reason to Fire Mueller

Trump refused to respond to a reporter asking four times Tuesday whether he will fire Mueller, potentially trying to create some suspense. The Speaker then went on to discuss the policies and issues the House is focusing on aside from the Trump investigations.

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  • Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee
Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee

They and the other prisoners were being transported Tuesday to the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison, some 45 miles west of Eatonton. A pair of inmates from Georgia suspected of killing two corrections officers during their escape from a prisoner bus this week have been captured in Tennessee after a chase that involved gunfire, authori...

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  • President Trump Being Investigated For Obstruction
President Trump Being Investigated For Obstruction

Donald Trump is now being investigated for allegedly obstructing an inquiry into his ties with Russian Federation, according to reports. "The FBI leak of information regarding the President is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal ", Corallo told CNN .

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  • 'Dear Evan Hansen' big victor at 2017 Tony Awards
'Dear Evan Hansen' big victor at 2017 Tony Awards

The Tony Awards honor the best plays and musicals on Broadway. The American television network CBS broadcast the awards show across the country. Over at Amazon , the Dear Evan Hansen cast recording sits in the No. Don't ever try to get Bette Midler off the stage! The show ended with Lin Manuel-Miranda, who won multiple Tonys past year ...

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  • House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OKd to testify
House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OKd to testify

But legal experts have said that Mr. Trump has a weak case to invoke executive privilege because he has publicly addressed his conversations with Mr. Comey plans to testify that Trump asked him to shut down an investigation of fired national security advisor Flynn. The New York Times reported late Friday, citing unnamed administration...

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  • Mueller probe expands to include whether Trump obstructed justice
Mueller probe expands to include whether Trump obstructed justice

Shortly after his opening, Sessions said that if he had talked with Kislyak, "It would've been certainly, I can assure you, nothing improper, if I'd had a conversation with him". Trump has said he is "100 per cent" willing to testify under oath on Comey meetings and tell the FBI Special Consul Robert Muller that he never asked FBI to stop inv...

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