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Author: 0 First Alert Issued for Monday With Threat of Storms

The weekend does not appear to be a washout, however, if plans take you outdoors, remain weather aware. The line of storms moved into the area from northwest to southeast, first ravaging some parts of Sedgwick County around 7:30 PM on Thursday night.

World Kazumasa Sakai halts HS Prannoy's dream run in Indonesia Open semis
Author: 0 Kazumasa Sakai halts HS Prannoy's dream run in Indonesia Open semis

Both players stayed within touching distance of each other and were level till 19-19 before Son won a match point after a long rally. But a couple of smashes helped the Indian to extend his lead to 18-13. He will play in his fourth Superseries final on Sunday. It took the Indian badminton star three match points to finally outclass the world number 1.

Author: 0 Oil prices struggle on doubts OPEC can rein in oversupply

According to Wednesday data from the EIA , crude-oil stockpiles decreased by 1.7 million barrels in the week ended June 9, falling short of expectations for a 2.6 million barrel drop from analysts and traders surveyed by the Wall Street Journal .

World US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting
Author: 0 US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Sava told reporters that predicting Scalise's length of hospital stay was "difficult", but said it would be for a "considerable" amount of time , "presumably weeks". Steve Scalise , R-La., who remains in critical condition . Congressional aide Zack Barth, Tysons Food lobbyist Matt Mika and Capitol Police Officer David Bailey were also shot in the attack, but have since been released from the hospital.

Author: 0 Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

In the history of the contest, Republicans and Democrats each have won 39 games, with one tie. She did not specify which comments by Republicans she objected to. The rifle blast left possibly hundreds of bullet fragments that the doctor said will not likely be removed. "He was as critical as can be", Sava said.

World The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences
Author: 0 The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences

Bill Cosby gestures as he leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial , Friday, June 16, 2017, in Norristown, Pa . Prosecutors had sought to have 13 other accusers testify in Constand's case, but the judge allowed only one, finding that more would unfairly prejudice the jury.

World Around 58 per cent turnout in Shimla MC polls
Author: 0 Around 58 per cent turnout in Shimla MC polls

In what was a close contest, candidates supported by the Congress won 12 seats, independents took four of the seats and a CPI (M)-supported candidate got one seat. In 2012, the CPM won the posts of mayor and deputy mayor, who were elected directly unlike this time. "Now we are going to win the final (Assembly polls) too".

Author: 0 May says minority government talks 'productive', Brexit negotiation starts next week

An agreement between the Tories and DUP is thought to be close, with Mrs May saying the talks had been "productive" and emphasising the need for "stability" in government. "There's no doubt about that, but perhaps an opportunity to consult more widely with the other parties on how best we can achieve it", he said at a conference in Poland.

Author: 0 Cuba rejects new USA policy, calls it 'archaic'

Cheered by Cuba hardliners in both parties, Trump's new policy is broadly opposed by USA businesses eager to invest in Cuba . Even as Trump predicted a quick end to Cuban President Raul Castro's regime, he challenged Cuba to negotiate better agreements for Americans, Cubans and those whose identities lie somewhere in between.

World Anti-Sharia, Anti-Islamophobia Protests Clash in Oceanside
Author: 0 Anti-Sharia, Anti-Islamophobia Protests Clash in Oceanside

Three people were arrested. Those in attendance were given alternate means of getting in and out of the building, but some made a decision to march around the Capitol, bringing them face-to-face with a large group of counter-protesters outside.

World Almost 200 Democrats In Congress Sue Trump
Author: 0 Almost 200 Democrats In Congress Sue Trump

Representative John Conyers , a Michigan Democrat, said it was the largest number of plaintiffs in any congressional lawsuit against the president in the nation's history. And this is actually the third such lawsuit against Trump. In New York, Trump Tower leases space to the Chinese government-controlled bank ICBC and Trump World Tower and other properties also focus on foreign clients, including Russians, it said.

Author: 0 First Grenfell Tower victim identified was 'amazing and kind' say family

Al-Haj Ali, who lived on the 14th floor, was in his flat with his brother Omar when the fire broke out. He is physically disabled (he uses a mobility scooter), lives on the seventh floor and says he doesn't feel entirely safe at home having witnessed the fire on Tuesday morning.

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Author: 0 Ryan: "Let Mueller do his job"

Whether it's a diversion or a legitimate threat, Trump surrogates and friends have been making it clear that the President has at least been considering the possibility of firing special counsel Robert Mueller . The White House was given only a brief heads-up that Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was assigning Mueller to oversee the Russian Federation probe.

Author: 0 Brexit negotiations to start on June 19

At talks with his counterparts in the 28-country EU, Philip Hammond said his "clear view and I believe the view of the majority of people in Britain is that we should prioritize protecting jobs, protecting economic growth and protecting prosperity as we enter those negotiations and take them forward".

Author: 0 US soldiers wounded in attack at base in north Afghanistan

The gunman - an Afghan - had been shot and killed, the spokesman said. No US military troops were killed, the mission said in a statement. The US has confirmed that several American service members have been injured in Afghanistan. If confirmed, the insider attack would be the second in a week in Afghanistan. The latest insider attack comes at a time of intensified violence and when the United States is actively considering sending more troops to Afghanistan.

World 'Excessive Heat Watch' Issued For The Bay Area This Weekend
Author: 0 'Excessive Heat Watch' Issued For The Bay Area This Weekend

An excessive heat warning is in effect for the Coachella Valley and the San Gorgonio Pass zone, which includes the cities of Banning and Desert Hot Springs, will remain in until 9 p.m. Summer officially begins next week, but the summer heat is already here. The 6.6-mile hike to Cedar Creek Falls in Ramona is considered moderate to strenuous, provides no shade and is completely uphill on the way out, Keim said.

World Arrests in Minnesota Clashes after Castile Cop's Acquittal
Author: 0 Arrests in Minnesota Clashes after Castile Cop's Acquittal

We felt all along his conduct was justified. The acquittal of a Minnesota officer in the death of a licensed gun owner who volunteered that he had a gun seconds before being fatally shot during a traffic stop adds to the worries of African-American gun owners about how they are treated by police and society.

World Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave
Author: 0 Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave

Ronaldo will be playing his first match since being accused of defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million) in unpaid taxes. The news of his possible departure attracted the attention of global media covering Portugal at the eight-nation competition that serves as a warm-up for next year's World Cup.

World An involuntary manslaughter conviction turns cyberbullying from tragic to criminal
Author: 0 An involuntary manslaughter conviction turns cyberbullying from tragic to criminal

The judge rejected a theory of involuntary intoxication raised by psychiatrist Peter Breggin, a defense witness who testified that Carter's own medication would have hindered her state of mind. Yet she did not call the police or Roy's family, he noted. 'It's my fault , ' Carter texted to classmate Samantha Boardman . 'I could have stopped him but I told him to get back in the vehicle'.

Author: 0 EU Council President Congratulates Ireland's New Prime Minister on Appointment

In his inaugural speech to the Dáil , Varadkar promised that his government would be one of the "new European centre", thus firmly positioning Ireland's future as part of the EU. Varadkar was a prominent advocate of the 2015 same-sex marriage referendum. But rather surprisingly Varadkar's former rival Simon Coveney , will be the new Minister for Foreign Affairs with special responsibility for Brexit , despite his wish to remain on as housing minister.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift's music returns to streaming services

Taylor Swift is rewarding her loyal fans for helping her reach a very special goal. Prior to this, Taylor was known as an artist who restricted most of her music on Spotify due to her affiliation with Apple Music. Swift's move is happening on the same day as Katy Perry's new album Witness is released. At the height of her pop powers, Perry scored a record-breaking six U.S.

Author: 0 DUP deal: Tories 'steadfastly' committed to N. Irish peace process

The Irish republican Sinn Fein party-which won seven seats in the election although MPs traditionally do not take up their seats in protest-is also wary of the alliance. Brexit negotiations that were scheduled to begin next week was also likely to be postponed. "The intent is to ensure that we have the stability of Government in the national interest ".

World CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos
Author: 0 CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos

Some of his ire is aimed at Rosenstein and investigative special counsel Robert Mueller , both of whom the president believes are biased against him, associates say. President Donald Trump is taking to Twitter denounce reports that the Russian Federation investigation is widening to examine whether he tried to obstruct justice.

World Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP
Author: 0 Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP

She later joined MPs in the House of Commons, where opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrived to applause from his fellow lawmakers. A deal between the government and the Democratic Unionist party will not be announced on Wednesday because of the calamitous fire that engulfed a tower block in west London .