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Jurors in manslaughter trial of Minnesota cop review videos

Yanez said that Castile reached for a gun when he told him not to and the prosecutor claims there was not a gun in sight. Prosecutors have run with the theory that Yanez's failure to use the word "gun" to alert responding officers at the scene and his language with investigators indicate that he never saw Castile's gun, which was later recovered from his right front shorts pocket, per Star Tribune . Read More »

Shooter kills three, self at San Francisco UPS facility

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Assistant San Francisco Police Chief Toney Chaplin said the gunman shot himself in the head as he was confronted by officers swarming the building. - San Francisco Police (@SFPD) June 14, 2017#SFPD is asking people in the area to shelter in place. Read More »

Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation

Second, I agree with my colleague Andrew McCarthy's assessment that it is entirely plausible (maybe even probable) that Trump fired James Comey not to stop or obstruct any investigation , but rather because Comey wouldn't say in public what he'd admittedly said behind closed doors - that Trump wasn't being personally investigated for colluding with Russian Federation. Read More »

Donald Trump confirms he's under investigation over Comey firing

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Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich said Tuesday on ABC's "Good Morning America" that while he feels "independent counsels are very unsafe", he doesn't think Trump should force Mueller out. Feinstein has said the Judiciary Committee should investigate, but had asked Grassley to keep the investigations separate. Justice Department regulations specify that a special counsel can only be removed for "misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, conflict of interest, or for other good ... Read More »

Firing Mueller would be a stupid, reckless act even for Trump

Bush administration. During a hearing on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT) before a joint House and Senate appropriations subcommittee, Rosenstein was asked whether he had seen any evidence of that. Look who he is hiring.check [Federal Election Commission] reports . "While the president has every right to" fire Mueller, "he has no intention to do so", White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters late Tuesday after a day of speculation over Mueller's fate. Read More »

Friday: Behind the Headlines - A local perspective on the Alexandria shooting

Morgan Griffith were also included on that list, according to a separate report from Fox News . House of Representatives majority whip Steve Scalise , 51, was shot in the hip. Married to James Hodgkinson for almost 30 years, she declined to answer questions about his politics and whether they had consumed him. "It's Time to Destroy Trump & Co", Hodgkinson wrote in one post . Read More »

Dems best GOP in annual charity ballgame in wake of shooting rampage

Capitol Police, who provided security for the practice, killed the shooter, identified by authorities as James Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Ill . Jack Sava , director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center said at a news conference Friday afternoon. "Let's hope so", said U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday (June 15). Read More »

CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Trump-Comey conversations

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A series of angry tweets has been fired off from the presidential account after a report said the investigation into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 election campaign is expanding. "They made up a phony collusion with the Russians story, found zero proof, so now they go for obstruction of justice on the phony story". His tweet Friday seemed to walk that back, suggesting the president instead acted on Rosenstein's recommendation, rather than his own personal beliefs. Read More »

Theresa May: Can she form a minority government?

After days of uncertainty, the Government announced that the State Opening would now take place on Wednesday June 21 - two days later than originally scheduled. But pressure was mounting for May to change course on the type of Brexit Britain should pursue. The Irish republican party visited London to hold meetings with ministers and to set up their parliamentary office but the party maintained its traditional refusal to take its seats out of opposition to Westminster's jurisdiction in ... Read More »

UK's May rushed from area of London fire after protests

Relatives of those missing after a high-rise tower blaze in London posted pictures of their loved ones Friday in the desperate hope of news, as grief following the tragedy has turned to outrage at authorities accused of being lax in meeting building standards. Read More »

Death toll in London residential building fire rises to 30

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Another, larger protest also marched through west London , where hundreds of people headed to the burned-out building tower. Javid said inspections of similar buildings had been ordered, with particular attention to the modern cladding used to beautify and add an insulation layer to ageing concrete and steel structures. Read More »

London protests held as anger mounts over Grenfell fire

One of her closest allies, Damian Green, defended May on Saturday, adding that a team would go to the area to answer questions from residents. The monarch has expressed her sympathies to families of victims of the blaze. The Independent reports that Saye posted to Facebook at 3 am Wednesday that she and her mother were trapped in their apartment, and asked people to pray for them. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif's brother appears before Panama Papers probe panel

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The Punjab chief minister said that even though he had severe back pain, he did not flee from the JIT's summons. "I did not go away to London , never to return, like other politicians [have done in the past]", Sharif said. "The reliance and reference to "technical analysis" is indeed an admission by the JIT of phone tapping and monitoring of witnesses, a violation of the law and the Constitution", the Dawn quoted the PM House, as saying, in its rejoinder to the JIT application in which it ... Read More »

Sony Boss Unfazed With Xbox One X Extra Power

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But I know what you're asking about. The Xbox One X is clocked at 2.3GHz, with the PS4 Pro processor speed being 2.1GHz. It will be available for the Nintendo Switch , Sony PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One, and will be greeted with stiff competition from the likes of toys-to-life industry leader Lego Dimensions and Activision's Skylanders franchise. Read More »

Trump is mad online about being investigated for obstructing justice

In a series of tweets on Friday morning the president confirmed that he was being investigated for firing James Comey on May 9th. Those officials are: Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence; Michael Rogers, the head of the National Security Agency; and Richard Ledgett, the former NSA deputy director. Read More »

The Xbox One X Is Not For Everybody, Says Microsoft's Phil Spencer

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According to technical director, Mike Raynor in an interview with Major Nelson at E3 Coliseum, "When we got our hardware, we had our game up and running on [the Xbox One X] the same day yeah". We broke out galleries for Microsoft , Sony , and Nintendo , and you can find all of them linked below. But I know what you're asking about. But Penello also argues that having PC-style power tiers for consoles doesn't mean games targeting the One X will be held back by the existence of ... Read More »

GOP shooter wrote dozens of ranting letters to local paper

Rep. Ron DeSantis told Fox News he left just before the shooting. The attacker, who was shot by Scalise's security detail and later died, was an IL man whose social media postings showed anger at Trump and the Republicans. "It's Time to Destroy Trump & Co.", Hodgkinson wrote in a March 22 post . Hodgkinson's social media posts painted a picture of disdain for the Republican Party and President Trump. Read More »

Donald Trump confirms he is being investigated for obstruction of justice

If Trump is confirming the existence of an investigation targeting him, it would represent an extraordinary development less than five months into his presidency. The letter said the investigation will also probe Comey's testimony that Loretta Lynch, as President Barack Obama's attorney general, had directed him to describe an FBI probe into Hillary Clinton's email practices as merely a "matter" and to avoid calling it an investigation. Read More »

France reprimanded in replacements row

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France have been reprimanded for an incident involving a change of props during the conclusion to March's Six Nations 20-18 win over Wales in Paris. The tournament organisers said on Friday that its Untoward Incident Review Group had concluded France failed to comply with the "HIA (head injury assessment) protocol and/or the relevant laws of the game". Read More »

No need to cancel Trump's visit to UK - British Foreign Secretary

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The London mayor's office responded to say that he had " more important things to do than respond to Donald Trump's ill-informed tweet that deliberately takes out of context his remarks". The next day, Trump said Khan's explanation for the attack was "pathetic." Asked why the president had misquoted the mayor, she said, "I don't think that's actually true". Read More »

Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run

McIlroy worked with his coach Michael Bannon on making a smoother transition from the top of his backswing and although he was three over par after 12 holes, birdies on the fourth, fifth, seventh and ninth ended the week on a high. 11, 12, 14, and 18, and then kept up his stellar play on the front, birdying holes 1, 2, and 7. Lowry started his round on the 10th hole and made par before a birdie on the next set him up for a good round. Read More »

Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

The bill would require a congressional review if President Donald Trump attempts to ease or end penalties against Moscow . During his annual question-and-answer session with Russian citizens on June 15, Putin said Russia would remove its counter-sanctions on goods from other countries if they removed their sanctions imposed on Moscow . Read More »

UK royals hold London fire minute of silence

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Some desperate residents pleaded to speak to the queen and her grandson about their plight and the fate of missing children as they left the site, with William promising he would return. They cited a series of unanswered issues including whether the cladding used on the building helped the blaze spread. "At this time, we are not aware of any link between the fire and the exterior cladding to the tower". Read More »

Wife Of Alexandria Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

SUZANNE HODGKINSON: I had no idea this was going to happen, and I don't know what to say about it. " Violence of any kind is unacceptable in our society and I condemn this action in the strongest possible terms", he said. Though his office initially indicated he was in stable condition, it is now being reported that he is in "critical" condition and may require more surgery. Read More »