Tuesday June 27-th, 2017

Conservation groups demand end to refuge occupation

Harney County Judge Steve Grasty took the microphone over to where Bundy sat in the bleachers and told Bundy he'd drive him wherever he wanted to go, as far as Utah. "We'll protect them", Bundy said. I'd be glad to send them some snacks if that happe...

Shields scores 28, Nebraska beat No. 11 Michigan State 72-71 Shields scores 28, Nebraska beat No. 11 Michigan State 72-71

The Spartans appeared to be a team on a mission right out of the gates, within the first 51 seconds they led 5-0 prompting a timeout by Tim Miles. The Spartans were called for 28 fouls against Wisconsin on Sunday afternoon as the Badgers, who avera...

Obama to take in Detroit auto show as industry flourishes

The city had bought its water from Lake Huron, through the city of Detroit, but terminated the relationship in order to save money, switching its water supply to the Flint River. "If the kids in a rich suburb of Detroit had been drinking contaminated...

Samsung Starts Mass Production Of World's Fastest DRAM Samsung Starts Mass Production Of World's Fastest DRAM

This is double the bandwidth of first-generation HBM and a seven-fold increase over a 36GB/s 4GB GDDR5 chip, which now has the fastest data speed-per-pin at 9Gbps. "By mass producing next-generation HBM2 DRAM, we can contribute much more to the rapid...

Amid sick-out, marchers decry Detroit schools state

Not given what's happening in its school system, where the Detroit Federation of Teachers says "children are struggling in schools with hazardous environmental and safety issues (and) educators have made significant sacrifices for the good of stude...

Hillary's Planned Parenthood Pay to Play

The organization faced backlash for its endorsement of Clinton from many Sanders supporters who noted that the daughter of Planned Parenthood President and CEO Cecile Richards works for the Clinton campaign. Democratic presidential candidate Berni...

At least 5 Detroit schools to close amid teacher sick-out

Ivy Bailey, interim president of Detroit's teacher's union, estimated the doors of "over 30 schools" ultimately would be closed for business Wednesday. The commission's findings are expected later this year. As NPR reported , he vowed to fix the...

911 caller threatens to shoot NY, Philadelphia police in name of ISIS 911 caller threatens to shoot NY, Philadelphia police in name of ISIS

The threat was initially reported to Philadelphia police Tuesday by a tipster, claiming a man, affiliated with Daesh Takfiri militants in Syria and Iraq, is plotting to shoot a police officer. Philadelphia police have been patrolling in pairs as a pr...

SC crucial in Clinton campaign, expert says

In both Iowa and New Hampshire, recent polls have found Clinton trailing among male voters by significant margins. Sanders also has astonishingly high favorability ratings among those likely to vote in New Hampshire's Democratic primary, and ...

Conservative icon Sarah Palin endorses Trump for president

Palin is still all about Palin - maybe the only person in the world who can make Trump seem unassuming. According to the criminal complaint, Palin allegedly punched and kicked his girlfriend before she says she thought he might shoot himself.

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder To Address Flint Water Crisis In Speech

Governor Rick Snyder said state and federal environmental agencies failed to identify and solve the problem after it emerged in April 2014, and that he has replaced the state leaders with people who understand the severity of the situation.

Cell number, social media led FBI to robbery suspect Cell number, social media led FBI to robbery suspect

U.S. Magistrate Judge Linda Walker set another hearing for Thursday to decide the conditions of Kemp's detention and appointed federal public defender Rebecca Shepard to represent her. A key break in the case came from one phone number with a north ...

Gun buyer in San Bernardino attack pleads not guilty

Enrique Marquez, the neighbor of San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook, pleaded not guilty to all five charges against him at his arraignment hearing in court today. Bowdich said Farook arrived at the meeting at 8:47 a.m. and he left at 10:37 a.m., leav...

HHS to lead federal response to Flint crisis

That's because our local water is ground water Flint relies on surface water. McMahan said "a great deal of misinformation" about the water has appeared in the news media and some reports have suggested water coming from the Flint water treatme...

Cruz rips Trump's self-comparison to Ronald Reagan

Cruz claims it was Trump who first coined the phrase "New York values" in explaining his worldview. The South Carolina senator also hit Cruz for the filibuster of President Obama's health care plan that led to the 2013 government shutdown, a tactic...

How 'New York values' could make or break Donald Trump

By the time Trump added that he thinks Cruz is "a nice guy", loud boos had commenced among the hundreds of attendees divided nearly exclusively between the two leading GOP contenders. At the tea party event, Cruz railed against "crony capitalism" and...

Cruz slams Trump for supporting gay troops

As South Carolina's senior senator, Graham has been a coveted endorsement for some candidates running for the Republican nomination because he holds clout among establishment Republicans in South Carolina, one of the critical early voting primary sta...

Gun buyer in California attack pleads not guilty

Between 12:59 p.m. and 1:17 p.m. on December 2, the whereabouts of gunmen Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, 29, remain unknown, said David Bowdich, assistant director of the FBI's Los Angeles office. Marquez was not charged in c...

Trump responds to Haley, says he is angry at mess in US Trump responds to Haley, says he is angry at mess in US

McDonough later loosened his political bear hug of Haley, saying the White House disagreed with many of her positions, including her refusal to expand Medicaid in her state. Hewitt shot back that she only said so in reaction to a question, tellin...

Rams fans sue team saying move to Los Angeles is betrayal Rams fans sue team saying move to Los Angeles is betrayal

Despite the protests from the city and fans, Kroenke seemed to have made this deal over the last two years - despite St. Louis promising him that taxpayer dollars would pay for nearly half of a new stadium for the team. "And if the A's were totally c...

Chargers, Rams Have Stadium Meeting But No Details Released

When the owner first said the words "Los Angeles Rams", those fans erupted in wild cheers. Jeff Fisher and the Rams have had tons of first round picks to improve the team, and have stacked their defense at every position. "Why would anybody want ...

'SNL' Calls Out Anti-Semitism Of Ted Cruz's 'New York Values' Comment

Trump fired back at Cruz Sunday, labeling him a "very strident" person whose attack on New Yorkers was vague and untrue. Levin's post falls quite short of an endorsement-in fact it goes out of its way to signal a "friendly" disagreement with Trump-...

Trump slams Haley for being 'very weak' on immigration

It was easy to see that Obama is not Trump's best friend, not that is appears Trump cares. In the same interview, Trump didn't mince words about the content of the Obama SOTU speech. Capitol December 1, 2010 in Washington, DC. Conservative crit...

Trump And Cruz Dominate, Clinton And Sanders Expected To Clash

Clinton said she could but then went on a tangent about her frustrations with autocorrect when typing on her phone, leading Fallon to ask her to stay focused on the interview . During his own appearance on Fallon on Tuesday night, Trump also pulle...

Jesse Jackson: Flint residents 'betrayed' in water crisis

To improve water testing, the state says residents may drop off samples using official kits at five sites. The governor long ago knew about the lead in Flint's water. I care deeply about this issue. Flint mayor Karen Weaver, elected in November as ...

CDC issues travel guidelines for pregnant women

The Hawaii State Department of Health emphasized that neither the mother nor baby were infectious and that there have been no recorded cases of Zika virus acquired in Hawaii, although six people have been identified there who were infected outs...

Gov. Snyder: Clinton politicizing Flint's water crisis Gov. Snyder: Clinton politicizing Flint's water crisis

At the debate and on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday morning, Clinton suggested that her public criticism of Snyder earlier this week spurred him to request federal help dealing with the crisis. In his request, Snyder estimated the cost of replacing Fl...

Zika Virus: CDC Issues Travel Warning For Pregnant Women

The had never before been any reported cases of the Zika virus in Hawaii , though the same mosquitoes who cause it have been responsible for transmitting the dengue virus to people in the state. Zika can be hard to diagnose, because its symptoms...

GOP Presidential Candidates Criticize Obama's State Of The Union Address

Proud of her Indian-American Heritage, the two-term Governor of SC said religion and race should not be the criteria when it comes to legal immigration. "What people are interested in is she talks about tone - and I've been very clear that I have dee...

Multi-millionaire lottery winning couple will keep working

Each of the three winning tickets is worth $528.8 million, the California Lottery said. On Friday, Cole told the AP that they are not the kind to squander their money. "We're all just very excited that one of us could be the winners, and it's jus...

Footage of Police Killing a 17-Year-Old Was Just Released

One 10-second segment of video shows two officers chasing Chatman, who then runs around a corner out of sight. Investigators later said an object Chatman had in his hand turned out to be a small box. Brian Coffman , attorney for Chatman's family, o...

Pregnant women warned about Latin American trips

USA health officials are heading to Brazil, where there's been a recent spike in the birth defect, to further study the actual risk to pregnant women. In Brazil, more than 3,500 cases of microcephaly were recorded between October and January, just as...

De Blasio tells New Yorkers not to donate to 'hypocritical' Cruz De Blasio tells New Yorkers not to donate to 'hypocritical' Cruz

If there's an antithesis to " New York values ", that's it right there. "And Ted Cruz criticizes NY and the people of NY". "I apologize to the millions of New Yorkers who have been let down by liberal politicians in that state". "I am from NY"....

President signs emergency declaration for Flint, Michigan water crisis

Flint can get up to $5 million in direct funding, though the state must match 25 percent and more money can come through an act of Congress. Snyder said in a statement released shortly before midnight on Thursday that he requested federal ai...

CPD releases reports on Cedrick Chatman shooting CPD releases reports on Cedrick Chatman shooting

That video raised questions about other police shootings, the system of discipline for officers in Chicago and about other videos the city has opted to keep private. District Judge Robert Gettleman was poised to rule against them at Thursday's p...

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