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Author: 0 Lawyer: Family seeks justice in police killing

The officers will be placed on paid administrative leave during the investigation, the police department said in its statement. Police in the U.S. An officer is heard calling for backup just before five rounds are fired. Family members later identified the woman as Charleena Lyles . According to the audio, one officer tells the other to "Tase her".

Author: 0 Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships

Democratic U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin said this week she was happy President Trump was focusing on apprenticeships, but concerned that his budget cuts a billion dollars for other job-training programs. "The Obama administration said, 'Hey, it's a great model with great outcomes, let's expand it, '" said Eric Seleznow, who was the deputy assistant secretary to the Department of Labor during Obama's presidency.

Local Trump lawyer defends his use of social media
Author: 0 Trump lawyer defends his use of social media

Department of Justice-appointed Special Counsel Robert Mueller is conducting what is generally called a preliminary inquiry into possible obstruction of justice involving President Donald Trump , as it pertains to his broader investigation into Russian meddling in the USA presidential election.

Author: 0 Republicans outwit Democrats again — Georgia Elections

The cheers started early at Karen Handel's election headquarters Tuesday night. Trump's party also claimed victory in another congressional race Tuesday, in neighboring SC. She also had a message for Ossoff's supporters. "What happened on that ballfield was a awful tragedy and we need to all continue to lift up Steve and the others who were injured that day", Handel said.

Local Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants
Author: 0 Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

And, yes, I can anticipate the think pieces of tomorrow going on and on about how rich people always get appointed to these sorts of positions and Trump was actually just being really candid, if crude. "The truth is, people love us ... they haven't figured it out yet". His legislative agenda is struggling to gain traction, a federal investigation of alleged Russian meddling into the election and possible collusion with Trump's campaign continues and his approval rating is below 40 per cent ...

Local President Trump's financial disclosure maps out his elaborate business holdings, income sources
Author: 0 President Trump's financial disclosure maps out his elaborate business holdings, income sources

For example , Trump disclosed a liability to Deutsche exceeding $50 million for the Old Post Office , a historic Washington property where he has opened a hotel. Bush. The disclosure also revealed that Trump has personal liabilities amounting to at least $315 million. The 98-page disclosure document, posted on the ethics office's website, is nowhere almost as detailed as the tax records that Trump has thus far refused to publish despite a long-standing tradition among American heads ...

Author: 0 Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting

The officer then fired a second shot through Smith's chest as he lie on the ground. His attorney argued to jurors that the justification for the first shot clearly carried over to the less-than-a-second that passed before Heaggan-Brown chose to shoot again, as Smith continued moving.

Author: 0 US Democrats look to future after dispiriting loss in Georgia election

A loss in Georgia , after Democratic donors across the country (okay, mostly in California ) gave time and money to try to stick it to Trump , is a significant momentum-killer. It's time for new leadership. As NPR's Geoff Bennett reports, Democrats in Congress have spent the day trying to figure out what they need to do differently if they want to take back control of the House next year.

Author: 0 Russian Federation inquiry: I'm under investigation

The fact that the president is being investigated is an astonishing development on its own. His time under Bush, Obama and then Trump made him the longest-serving US attorney in the nation's history when he was confirmed to his current role under Sessions.

Local Rep. Scalise remains in critical condition after surgery
Author: 0 Rep. Scalise remains in critical condition after surgery

In his first public comments since the shooting, Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center said it's a "good possibility" that the Louisiana Republican will be able to return to work in his full capacity. Hodgkinson was fatally shot during an exchange on gunfire with police during the rampage. Many members of the House and Senate from both major political parties spoke warmly this week about Scalise's gregarious nature, and how well-liked he was by his peers.

Local Hospital: Scalise condition upgraded to 'fair'
Author: 0 Hospital: Scalise condition upgraded to 'fair'

U.S. Majority Whip Steve Scalise's condition has been upgraded to "fair" a week after he was critically injured in an ambush shooting in a Washington , D.C. He has required several surgeries for a reported gunshot wound to the hip. Despite the initial scare, his condition appears to have steadily improved.

Local Powerball Ticket Seller Will Receive $1Million
Author: 0 Powerball Ticket Seller Will Receive $1Million

The winning numbers are 20-26-32-38-58 with a Powerball number of 3. The victor has not come forward yet. The unnamed victor has a year to claim the jackpot. The victor has one year to claim the prize. Before the drawing Saturday night the jackpot was estimated at $435 million. The victor could take 29-year payout or a one-time, before-tax lump sum of $279.1 million.

Author: 0 Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on

The jury in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial is going home for the night after failing to reach a verdict on the third day of deliberations. Jurors appeared exhausted and spent when they made a decision to call it quits late Tuesday after about 16 hours of deliberations.

Author: 0 BBC Reporter: Democrat Defeat in Georgia Election a 'Major Disappointment'

The organization congratulated Handel via Twitter after the win, but noted that there was still " more work to do". After losing the most expensive congressional race in history in Georgia Tuesday, and a notching a close-but-no-cigar finish in a lower profile contest in South Carolina , Democrats are getting a lot of advice about what they need to do to have a chance of victory in 2018.

Local Ronaldo Summoned To Court, Mourinho Accused Of Tax Fraud
Author: 0 Ronaldo Summoned To Court, Mourinho Accused Of Tax Fraud

When it became public that a prosecutor in Madrid filed a tax fraud complaint against Ronaldo on June 13, the news went viral and several global media platforms speculated that this could cause the footballer to leave Real Madrid this summer.

Local Michael Brown's Parents Reach Deal With Ferguson
Author: 0 Michael Brown's Parents Reach Deal With Ferguson

The settlement between the city and Brown's parents was approved by a federal judge in Missouri . Brown's parents filed a wrongful death suit against the city of Ferguson , Wilson, and the town's former police chief in 2015. Wilson fatally shot Brown, who was unarmed, on August 9, 2014. Wilson said the confrontation with Brown began when he drove up on Brown, and another man and asked them not to walk in the street.

Author: 0 Ex-Officer Found Not Guilty After Fatally Shooting Sylville Smith

His acquittal follows the acquittal of the police officer who shot and killed Philando Castile in Minnesota. Heaggan-Brown shot Smith as he was fleeing. Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown had faced up to 60 years in prison on the charge of first-degree reckless homicide for his role in the death of Sylville Smith.

Local Florida's Singer hums along in 5-1 CWS win over Louisville
Author: 0 Florida's Singer hums along in 5-1 CWS win over Louisville

Since the Big 12 Tournament, Howard is 4-0 with a 1.20 ERA and 38 strikeouts in 30 innings. The 12 1/2-hour drive back to Leon County in Texas began sooner than they would have liked, Burnes said. Sean Wymer picks up his second save of the season. "We learned so much past year, going two and out, and now winning the first two games, we've learned a lot", Singer said.

Local Detroit Lions suspend Bay alum Khyri Thornton for six games
Author: 0 Detroit Lions suspend Bay alum Khyri Thornton for six games

He started 6 games for Detroit in 2016. He was placed on IR after suffering a hamstring injury in the final preseason game of that year, and would be released the following offseason. Once the preseason ends Thornton will not be eligible to return to the team's active roster until October 16. As for the Lions' themselves, they are now stocked at the defensive tackle position heading into training camp next month.

Local 6 killed in 25-vehicle pileup at New Mexico-Arizona line
Author: 0 6 killed in 25-vehicle pileup at New Mexico-Arizona line

I-10 was closed from Lordsburg, New Mexico, through the Wilcox, Arizona area for several hours on Monday and Tuesday. The high winds and limited visibility caused 18 commercial trucks and seven passenger cars to crash on westbound Interstate 10.

Local Congressional Black Caucus turns down Trump invitation
Author: 0 Congressional Black Caucus turns down Trump invitation

In a letter to Trump , CBC chairman Cedric Richmond wrote that the he and his members have gone out of their way to "educate" the Trump administration on the needs of the black community. "I fail to see how a social gathering would benefit the policies we advocate for", Richmond added. The elimination of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, which aids the poor and elderly heat and cool their homes.

Local In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting
Author: 0 In video, girl begs mother for quiet after Castile shooting

Video from the back of the squad shows Reynolds breaking down, struggling to understand what just happened. That left plenty of room for reasonable doubt. "He didn't tell me where the [expletive deleted] gun was". "It's OK", Reynolds said before the girl begins to cry. Reynolds responded by asking for a kiss.

Local Father says Otto Warmbier 'brutalized and terrorized' in N. Korea
Author: 0 Father says Otto Warmbier 'brutalized and terrorized' in N. Korea

He was arrested for trying to steal an item with a propaganda slogan, according to North Korean media. Warmbier's parents have been fighting for the release of their son, a University of Virginia student, since his arrest. "I'm proud of Otto and the courage he showed by going to North Korea and having that adventurous side to him". Warmbier , now 22, visited Pyongyang on a trip organised by Young Pioneer tours - a China-based company long criticized for downplaying the risks ...

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