Tuesday June 27-th, 2017

Debate organisers: There were 'issues' with Donald Trump's microphone Debate organisers: There were 'issues' with Donald Trump's microphone

Some in the Trump campaign also have suggested the audio problems are why Trump's microphone picked up on his breathing so acutely. Speaking at a rally in Novi, Michigan, Friday afternoon, Trump said the commission's announcement vindicated him.

Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House

Sanders, on the trail for the first time since they held a "unity" rally in July in an attempt to heal divisions within the Democratic Party. Obama went on to talk about her knowledge of Clinton and why she believed Clinton should be the next Pre...

Kaine prepares for debate with Pence Kaine prepares for debate with Pence

The Clinton campaign considers Iowa, Nevada and North Carolina the most-promising targets for its early-voting program, which has emerged as an increasingly important tool in a campaign's arsenal. Rather, in the 40 days leading to November 8, volunte...

Rescued Boater Nathan Carman Says He 'Wasn't Responsible' for Mom's Death Rescued Boater Nathan Carman Says He 'Wasn't Responsible' for Mom's Death

They say Nathan Carman directed police to a "cubby hole" in Chakalos' attic "where two vintage rifles of a 308/762 caliber were recovered from a crawlspace". Police submitted an arrest warrant to a prosecutor, but it was returned unsigned with a requ...

Murder charges filed in Amber Alert deaths of siblings Murder charges filed in Amber Alert deaths of siblings

Hill added that a probable cause hearing would take place Wednesday in Elkhart County for Pasztor. Investigators think the two cases are connected and said they believe Macomber was killed before the abduction. Prosecutors said Pasztor was driving ...

Fraternity suspended at University of Missouri

Mizzou did not immediately respond to our request for comment. Justin Kirk, the executive director of Delta Upsilon International Fraternity, said the organization is "aware of a verbal altercation that took place in front of our chapter at the U...

Donald Trump on former Miss Universe: Donald Trump on former Miss Universe: "I saved her job"

I had nothing to do with this person, but they wanted to fire her; I saved her job, because I said that's gonna be ruinous. She also tweeted her support for Clinton, saying "I'm with her". "We've tried diet, spa, a trainer, incentives". Trump wid...

Congress clears stopgap spending bill, $1.1B to fight Zika Congress clears stopgap spending bill, $1.1B to fight Zika

French Hill and Bruce Westerman voting against the aid package. Speaking at the Washington Economic Forum on Wednesday morning, Ryan said he believed moving the Flint aid on the water bill "will help unlock" the funding package, asserting that ...

DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case

The centerpiece of the USA national climate plan, by 2030, the Clean Power Plan will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 32 percent from 2005 levels, and it will cut carbon pollution from the power sector by 30 percent . Six of the 10 appeals judge...

Violent takedown by officer in Houston Violent takedown by officer in Houston

The man, Darrell Giles , appeared to be asleep when the officers, Jairus Warren and Daniel Reynoso, approached him. Houston police acknowledged that the video shows Warren used excessive force against Giles. Giles told Eyewitness News : "I th...

Trump calls for a united Jerusalem Trump calls for a united Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told his Cabinet following the first US presidential debate that as far as Israel is concerned, it does not matter who is elected. The Trump Campaign said the Republican presidential candidate agreed with N...

US Senate to vote on override of Saudi 9/11 bill US Senate to vote on override of Saudi 9/11 bill

A GOP leadership aide said the House will likely also vote to override the veto before the chamber adjourns this week. The measure cleared the Senate in May, also by voice vote. It would neither protect Americans from terrorist attacks nor make the U...

Suspect was diagnosed with depression, anxiety

Authorities say the suspect in the deadly Washington mall shooting has confessed. As a neighbor, she. Lt. Mike Hawley of the Island County Sheriff's Office told CNN that Cetin did not resist arrest in the slightest, complying fully with police comm...

California heat wave intensifies wildfire threatening homes

City officials asked residents to stay indoors due to bad air quality caused by the inferno. At the main firefighter staging area at Rancho Cañada del Oro - along Casa Loma Road about 2 miles west of Uvas Road in Morgan Hill - dozens of residents f...

Russell has 4 TD passes, No. 16 Baylor beats Oklahoma State

I feel like we should have done a better job of coaching and we've got to do a better job of playing. "I like the attitude of our offensive coaches because they're going to go, go, go until somebody says, "let's slow down" and in that situation, we...

Young girls survive crash that killed parents during Disney vacation Young girls survive crash that killed parents during Disney vacation

The Leadwood, Missouri, family visited the theme parks and were headed to the beach Sunday before making the long drive home. The Daily Journal says that everyone in the Moyers' vehicle was wearing their seat belts. They were raising a total of f...

First round of general election ballots being sent First round of general election ballots being sent

In a close election, the media may report the preliminary results or say that the outcome can not be announced until after the absentee ballots are counted. Each state sets its own deadlines for registering to vote and its options for how absentee ba...

Iowa cities donate sandbags to Cedar Rapids

The river crested Saturday night in Waterloo and Cedar Falls, which are about 55 miles (90 kilometers) upstream from Cedar Rapids, which is Iowa's second-largest city, with about 130,000 people. A dozer works on the flood wall in Cedar Rapids. "They ...

Man Opens Fire in Houston Strip Mall

Police said there are no reports of other suspects. The Houston police said in a post on Twitter that the attacker was shot by officers and there were "no reports of other suspects at this time". Witnesses told local media that the shooter ...

Staffer: I told defendant mayor wouldn't endorse Christie

Chris Christie's agenda. NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A former official who pleaded guilty in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case and is expected to be the government's star witness is set to testify. "That was the system that had been establishe...

Netanyahu to meet with Clinton and Trump

The Israeli newspaper Haaretz first reported that Netanyahu was meeting with Trump and Clinton. Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer and Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner attended the meeting, according to a statement from the Prime Minister's...

Trees set on fire at Auburn campus after win over LSU Trees set on fire at Auburn campus after win over LSU

Gary Keever, professor in Auburn University's Department of Horticulture, released the following statement on the oak's condition. Witnesses at Toomer's Corner identified a suspect, who was immediately detained and taken into custody by police on a...

Two firefighters killed in Wilmington Two firefighters killed in Wilmington

Speakman and Hope fell through a collapsed floor of a rowhouse along with Lt. Christopher Leach and firefighter Jerry Fickes, as they tried to save a family in the house around 2:54 a.m. "I said to myself, 'How the hell are (firefighters) going to ge...

Twitter slams "Lyin'" Ted Cruz after his endorsement of Donald Trump

And second, his belief that Democrat Hillary Clinton is " wholly unacceptable ". Saying Lee "would make an extraordinary Supreme Court justice", Cruz noted how the campaign promised Trump would only consider names from the list if he had to fill a ...

Clinton, Trump scrap plans to visit protest-hit city Clinton, Trump scrap plans to visit protest-hit city

As the News & Observer noted , a Sunday trip to North Carolina (not Saturday, as Trump tweeted) would have come just before Clinton and Trump are to face off at Hofstra University in NY in the first of three presidential debates. to grandstand". "We...

Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

But he says pay attention as Keith Scott comes out of his vehicle, using his left hand to open the door, saying clearly there is no gun in that hand. Police said Scott was not the suspect that officers sought but that he was holding a handgun, whic...

NY governor's ex-aide, university head charged with bribery

One of Governor Andrew Cuomo's closest confidantes who had served as a top aide until early this year is facing federal corruption charges. Theirs was a relationship built on almost three decades of unswerving loyalty, absolute trust and near-const...

Gov. Cuomo responds after former top aide faces bribery charges Gov. Cuomo responds after former top aide faces bribery charges

Standing on stage of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Governor Andrew Cuomo painted a picture of despair and disappointment as he described his feelings on the federal charges now facing nine, including his former top aide, Joe Percoco. He did not ente...

Ted Cruz announces he'll vote for Trump Ted Cruz announces he'll vote for Trump

Clinton's struggle to win over Obama's supporters - most notably young voters - has served as a reminder that many of them are more loyal to him than to his Democratic Party. Among them that the new president will be responsible for appointing as man...

Charlotte curfew ends after largely peaceful protest night

Scott's family watched two police videos of the incident, and said they couldn't tell what was in his hands when he was fatally shot. They also said it was impossible to see in that video what, if anything, Scott was holding in his hands.

Sen. Ted Cruz to Vote for Donald Trump

The events amounted to the most Trump-friendly activity on behalf of Cruz since the July convention, where Cruz caused an uproar by delivering a primetime speech without offering any support for the nominee. "There were thousands of people not in tha...

No. 11 Wisconsin tries to stay elusive about the QB question No. 11 Wisconsin tries to stay elusive about the QB question

Meanwhile, the B1G East put their three contenders on display this weekend, with Ohio State grabbing a statement blowout on the road against the Sooners and the Spartans doing the same in South Bend. Longstreth/NFHCA are handing out national weekly a...

Court papers: Suspect vowed 'bombs will be heard' in streets Court papers: Suspect vowed 'bombs will be heard' in streets

Elsewhere today, a top official with the New York Police Department, which has historically butted heads with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, offered his own unwavering defense of the FBI's handling of the Ahmad Rahami case two years ago.

Trump Expresses Support For Trump Expresses Support For "Stop-And-Frisk" Practices

Indeed, as David A. Graham wrote in the Atlantic in response to Trump's stop-and-frisk comments, "African Americans, as well as many white [people], are now outraged, horrified, and despairing over the deaths of Terence Crutcher and Keith Lamo...

American playwright Edward Albee dies

Albee was one of the most prominent playwright of the modern era, winning three Pulitzer prizes . Albee described a playwright as "someone who lets his guts hang out on the stage", and the innards of his own works included a powerful anger as he p...

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