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Author: 0 Jailed US student flown out of North Korea 'in coma'

North Korea allowed an American student who fell into a coma while imprisoned in a labor camp to be flown home on Tuesday as Washington stepped up efforts to halt Pyongyang's nuclear program. They said: "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime" in North Korea. That sense of relief is shared throughout this nation, which also wonders how long North Korea will be permitted to continue its nuclear designs and to foment unsafe ...

Author: 0 Sessions Denies 'False and Scurrilous Allegations'

The former Alabama senator put in a shaky performance under questioning from his former colleagues during his confirmation hearing. And he can expect questions about his involvement in Comey's May 9 firing, the circumstances surrounding his decision to recuse himself from the FBI's investigation, and whether any of his actions - such as interviewing candidates for the FBI director position or meeting with Trump about Comey - violated his recusal pledge.

Author: 0 Closing arguments set in police officer's manslaughter trial

Paul, Minn. on Monday, June 12, 2017. Twelve jurors are in their second day of deliberations in the manslaughter case against Yanez. Upon request, both the dashcam video and Diamond Reynolds' Facebook Live broadcast were replayed for the jury.

Local Two Virginia Democrats vying to be face of Trump resistance
Author: 0 Two Virginia Democrats vying to be face of Trump resistance

And capitalizing on the recent trend where insider status isn't a desirable label in GOP primaries, Stewart has tried to turn Gillespie's stellar resume - former RNC chairman, former adviser to President George W. That will be especially important for Perriello, who is counting on a wave of Democratic enthusiasm and is running without the benefit of the party infrastructure.

Local Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath
Author: 0 Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

As Lewandowski said, Comey did tell Congress that Trump wasn't personally under any sort of FBI investigation throughout the transition or his presidency up until the day he fired Comey May 9. "Well, I'll tell you about that - maybe sometime in the very near future", Mr Trump said. And he was asked directly if he has recordings of their conversations as he's hinted before.

Author: 0 Sessions set to testify: What's at stake in Russian Federation probe

Those calls have escalated since fired FBI Director Comey cryptically told lawmakers last week that the bureau had expected Sessions to recuse himself weeks before he did from the investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election.

Author: 0 Warriors wins National Basketball Association title after beating Cleveland Cavaliers

And 'Bron's been in this league for a while now, and he's seen every which way from on the court, to off the court, to dealing with some of you guys, to dealing with the whole world of just choosing a side. Forget his comments on superteams . "I work hard, I believe in myself, I believe in the game , I respect the game , I love the game , and I knew at some point in my life that it will come around for me".

Local Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault case scrutinizes his words
Author: 0 Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault case scrutinizes his words

Jurors got the case around 5:30 p.m. and met for about four hours before knocking off late Monday night, with deliberations set to resume in the morning. But Constand's is the only criminal case against him as under U.S. statues of limitations. Then she turned back to address the judge: "Testimony, your honor".

Local Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness
Author: 0 Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. On hearing of the testimony to lawmakers on Pentagon budget, Mattis said North Korea is increasing the pace and scope of its nuclear weapons program with acuity and Kim Jong-Un has stated that one day they will be capable of delivering a bomb on the US.

Local Police investigating 'officer-involved shooting' at New Hampshire liquor store
Author: 0 Police investigating 'officer-involved shooting' at New Hampshire liquor store

However, the statement did not identify which police agency was involved, nor was any information released about the condition of the person who was shot. The two State Troopers have been placed on paid administrative leave, and their names are being withheld. They took an undisclosed amount of cash and other items and drove off in a silver sedan, Elliott said.

Local Attorney Generals Allege Trump Is Profiting From Presidency
Author: 0 Attorney Generals Allege Trump Is Profiting From Presidency

Frosh and Racine allege that "President Trump's continued ownership interest in a global business empire, which renders him deeply enmeshed with a legion of foreign and domestic government actors, violates the Constitution and calls into question the rule of law and the integrity of the country's political system".

Local North Korea claims test of new cruise missile to target warships
Author: 0 North Korea claims test of new cruise missile to target warships

North Korea has rejected all UN Security Council resolutions dating back to 2006 when it conducted its first nuclear test, saying such moves directly infringe its sovereign right to self-defense. The North's projectiles were fired into waters between South Korea and Japan where US aircraft carriers USS Carl Vinson and USS Ronald Reagan participated in joint exercises with the South Korean navy that ended earlier this week.

Author: 0 US AG Jeff Sessions says, "Trump's Travel Ban Needed for Security"

Today's decision by a unanimous three-judge 9th Circuit panel helps keep the travel ban blocked, saying the administration violated federal immigration law and failed to provide a valid reason for the ban . The administration has said the travel ban is needed to prevent terrorism in the US. Trump described the order, which replaced an earlier January 27 order that also was blocked by courts, as a "watered down, politically correct" version of his original plan.

Local Minnesota officer says motorist had hand on gun when shot
Author: 0 Minnesota officer says motorist had hand on gun when shot

Defense attorneys argue that Yanez responded appropriately to the threat of a gun and in fear of his life. Other witnesses testified about where Castile's gun was found after he was removed from the auto, either hanging from a pocket, falling out of a pocket and hitting the ground or deep in a pocket.

Local Showers, thunderstorms expected to return into midweek
Author: 0 Showers, thunderstorms expected to return into midweek

South wind 3 to 8 miles per hour. Tonight will be partly cloudy with a couple lingering showers in the mountains. Winds will be southwest 5 to 10 miles per hour. Localized heavy rain and lightning will be possible, though the chance is low. Tuesday night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1 a.m.

Local Attorney General Jeff Sessions to tesify
Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions to tesify

As the White House's political crisis over the Russian Federation investigation has grown, the attorney general has laid low. The former Republican senator took over the Justice Department with a tough-on-crime agenda that included quashing illegal immigration, rooting out drug gangs and leading the charge in helping cities fight spikes in violence.

Local Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum
Author: 0 Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

Iranian officials said Saturday they had killed the attack's mastermind. "Fortunately, the USA and its regional stooges showed their true colors more than ever and it was proved that those who support terrorism and perform sword dance are global Daesh", Ayatollah Amoli Larijani said Monday at a meeting of high-ranking judiciary officials.

Author: 0 Explosion at corn milling plant rocks Wisconsin town

The explosion and fire also leveled parts of the facility. Robert Goodenow's body was found Thursday night. Richards said one person was killed and two people were still missing as of Thursday morning. At least two people were killed, including a worker whose body was pulled from the rubble on Thursday. She said two of them are out safe, but two are still missing.

Local Ex-FBI Director James Comey visits hometown, dad
Author: 0 Ex-FBI Director James Comey visits hometown, dad

Mother and son broke with tradition by living at Trump Tower in NY since the inauguration so that Barron, now 11, could finish the school year uninterrupted; the president lived and worked at the White House . Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat, told CNN's Brianna Keilar on "State of the Union" Sunday. Schuner said: "If there aren't tapes, he should let that be known".

Author: 0 Trump's 'Infrastructure Week' met with resistance around $1 trillion plan

Even though Trump was in Cincinnati to speak on his plan for infrastructure improvement, Trump was active in promoting the need for health care reform. President Trump traveled to the banks of the Ohio River here on Wednesday to rally blue-collar workers behind his emerging infrastructure plan, using the event to bash Democrats as "obstructionists" over his stalled legislative agenda.

Local US Supreme Court strikes down gender differences in citizenship law
Author: 0 US Supreme Court strikes down gender differences in citizenship law

Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito agreed with their colleagues on at least one point: The court should not extend the shorter residency requirement to apply to the children of unmarried US -citizen fathers. Here, she observed, the more favorable treatment for unmarried USA -citizen mothers rested on the idea that an unmarried mother was "the child's natural and sole guardian".

Author: 0 Feinstein calls for investigation of 'all matters related to obstruction of justice'

Sen. Feinstein, who serves on both the Judiciary Committee and Intelligence Committee, said the obstruction of justice case might hinge on the words from Comey's private moments with President Trump after the room was cleared of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who employs the FBI Director appointed by the office of the president and, in this case, fired by the president.

Local Daniel Berger wins FedEx St Jude Classic for second straight year
Author: 0 Daniel Berger wins FedEx St Jude Classic for second straight year

Jude Classic yet again, the Plantation, Fla., native is planning to use this victory as more of a relaxer than anything. Spain's Rafa Cabrera Bello and Americans Stewart Cink and Ben Crane lead the event at 9 under, one ahead of Luke List and Chad Campbell so while the players ahead of him are fine players, one a major champion , none have won in quite some time, adding to Jones' chances tomorrow.

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