U.S.

Author: 0 Former Milwaukee officer found not guilty in shooting death of Sylville Smith

The shooting in August touched off two days of protests and violence on this city's north side. The case stands out for a few reasons, mainly this. The two men ran, the officers gave chase, and Heaggan-Brown shot and killed Smith . The video showed the second shot — 1.69 seconds later — hit Smith in the chest as he lay on the ground.

U.S. 'I just don't want a poor person' in Cabinet
Author: 0 'I just don't want a poor person' in Cabinet

During his campaign in 2016, Trump railed against his opponents for their ties to Wall Street. He applauded Handel as well as Republican Ralph Norman, who notched a slimmer-than-expected win in a special election to fill the SC congressional seat vacated by Mick Mulvaney.

Author: 0 Learning From the Georgia Special Congressional Election

At his watch party Tuesday night, both Democrat Jon Ossoff and his supporters spoke of a movement having "just begun". Asked if Pelosi should remain the top House Democratic leader in the next Congress, her number two, Rep. The district was seen as within reach to Democrats because Trump won there last November by only 1 percentage point. "The brand is just bad", Ryan said .

Author: 0 Democrats turn on party leader Nancy Pelosi after Georgia election defeat

Like Ryan, Moulton is also venting about the loss. "#Ossof Race better be a wake up call for Democrats - business as usual isn't working". "It was probably one of the more disturbing caucus meetings that I've ever been in", added Rice. Is defeat the right frame for what has just happened? "She fits the stereotype of exactly what swing voters can't stand about the Democratic Party".

U.S. Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters
Author: 0 Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

As Maplight notes, "The lack of transparency and public information about the bill makes it impossible to analyze the impact on the insurance and pharmaceutical industries, but indications from stock prices earlier this year showed investors were betting GOP legislation would be a boon for pharmaceutical companies and health insurers".

Author: 0 Trump, and 2 Democrats, criticize Obama's response to Russia hacking

Trump, however, raised his own theories, tweeting: " Obama Administration official said they "choked" when it came to acting on Russian meddling of election ". Obama ordered a review of Russia's actions and imposed new sanctions after the election. "They didn't want to publicly talk about Russia's role ...

Author: 0 Trump wishes Muslims 'warm greetings' for Eid

Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari said yesterday that Eid-ul-Fitr would be celebrated as the Eid moon was sighted in Bihar, West Bengal, Assam and Uttar Pradesh . In the White House, Trump has attempted to ban travel to the USA from several Muslim-majority countries. In addition, several high-profile murders of Muslims in the last month have largely gone unmentioned by the White House.

U.S. Protesters gather in front of Mitch McConnell's office for 'die
Author: 0 Protesters gather in front of Mitch McConnell's office for 'die

ADAPT , a nonprofit group that advocates for people with disabilities, organized the "die-in" protest, bringing dozens to the Russell Senate Office. Yet it faces an uncertain fate in the Senate. McConnell, R-Ky., has little margin for error: Facing unanimous Democratic opposition, "no" votes by just three of the 52 GOP senators would sink the legislation.

Author: 0 Walker supports Johnson opposition to health care bill

Some Republican senators say the bill doesn't go far enough and are calling for a complete repeal. Echoing the other four, Heller said he opposes the measure "in this form" but does not rule out backing a version that is changed to his liking.

U.S. Ruddy: Mueller Appears 'Out to Get the President'
Author: 0 Ruddy: Mueller Appears 'Out to Get the President'

Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel about a week later. 'No, I don't think Trump should do anything to him, ' Gingrich told Stephanopoulos on Good Morning America. "I don't know who you're talking to because I've had great with the president through many years", Ruddy said. Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who testified Tuesday before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies.

U.S. Five GOP senators now oppose health bill
Author: 0 Five GOP senators now oppose health bill

But some Republicans voiced concern over the legislation, and it is unclear if Senate leaders will be able to rally enough support to pass it. Like the House bill, the Senate legislation includes far-reaching reforms to the Medicaid program.

U.S. Father finds out son is still alive after misidentified body is buried
Author: 0 Father finds out son is still alive after misidentified body is buried

A DAD has told how he said goodbye to his son at his funeral - only to be called up by him 11 days later. According to the Orange County Register , Orange County coroner's officials in California had misidentified the body . Kerrigan also said it was odd that when the family received the dead man's belongings, it didn't contain items they were expecting, like a wallet with his identification or a prized watch.

Author: 0 Some Flights Canceled Out Of Phoenix Due To Heat

Kushner was one of the few who ignored warnings to avoid strenuous outdoor activity and chose to exercise outside on one of the hottest days in Phoenix's recorded history. Forecasters also warned Phoenix could hit 120 degrees this week. Airlines can take steps to be able to safely fly in extreme heat. On the same date past year, the desert resort town reached 122.

Author: 0 Should the Democrats Replace Nancy Pelosi Just Because She's Extremely Unpopular?

And while many young progressives on the left may not like that, Sen. Even Democrats that distance themselves from Pelosi, however, find that her reputation can still be a thorn in their side. She recently had a shining moment on the House floor, however, in the hours after the June 14 shooting of Republican lawmakers. Democrats now need to gain 24 seats to reclaim the House, and analysts say there are several dozen Republican-held seats in play.

U.S. Second US Appeals Court Upholds Injunction on Trump Travel Ban
Author: 0 Second US Appeals Court Upholds Injunction on Trump Travel Ban

This latest court room battle comes after the US Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a similar decision last month which also upheld a lower court's decision blocking the ban . The Ninth Circuit Court, in its decision, said the administration focusing on countries does not make sense. Katyal nonetheless agreed that more briefing was appropriate to address the merits of the 9th Circuit's ruling.

U.S. Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage
Author: 0 Gerrymandering: Drawing districts for political advantage

After winning control of the state legislature in 2010, Wisconsin Republicans redrew the statewide electoral map and approved the redistricting plan in 2011. The issue has splintered the Supreme Court in the past, most recently in a 2004 ruling that left Justice Anthony Kennedy as the court's pivot point.

U.S. Samuel DuBose Murder Trial Ends With Hung Jury
Author: 0 Samuel DuBose Murder Trial Ends With Hung Jury

After the first mistrial a year ago, about 1,000 protesters marched through downtown on November 12, chanting, "Black lives matter, Sam's life matters". Prosecutors, meanwhile, claimed that the video shows that DuBose's auto wasn't moving until about one second before Tensing fired his gun, therefore "Tensing wasn't in reasonable fear of his life when he made the decision to shoot DuBose", the AP reported.

U.S. Boston Red Sox Set to Retire David Ortiz's Number
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox Set to Retire David Ortiz's Number

Former Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz #34. Ortiz joins 10 other former Red Sox and Jackie Robinson as the only individuals to have their numbers retired. With that, Ortiz broke out the handkerchief. Angels: Scioscia said RHP Matt Shoemaker , on the 10-day DL with right forearm tightness, was examined and received "a clean bill of health and resumed throwing", but would "most likely not" make a start when his turn comes up Friday.

Author: 0 'I'm Worth the Trouble': Nancy Pelosi Defiant as Members Discuss Ousting Her

And Rep. Tim Ryan criticized Pelosi along with his party's brand and its outreach to voters. Democrats need to gain 24 seats to win the majority. "Tonight, the people of Georgia's sixth district overwhelmingly voted not only for Karen, but also for President Trump's agenda of replacing our broken health care system, reforming an outdated tax code, and prioritizing infrastructure investment", said Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel.

Author: 0 Congressional Baseball Practice Shooter Acted Alone, No Ties to Terror Organization

After arriving in Washington from his home in IL, he took part in a demonstration to protest Republican tax policy - not activity that would arouse suspicion. "Is this the Republican or Democrat baseball team?" On the morning of the attack, he arrived at 6:23 a.m. and left just 12 minutes later. Officials said they also searched the van he had been living out of in the parking lot of the YMCA and found indications on his computer that he meant to go home.

U.S. Congressional Russia probes to question John Podesta and election experts
Author: 0 Congressional Russia probes to question John Podesta and election experts

Clinton, he charged, had colluded with the Democratic Party to defeat Sen. "Is she allowed to collude? Unfair to Bernie!", Trump tweeted. The report regarding Podesta's testimony comes as the House Intelligence Committee continues to investigate the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with the Russian government in order to influence the elections.

Author: 0 Republican Senator Dean Heller opposes health care bill

Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer appears at a press conference with a sign that he had personally edited to read "Mean-er" after Senate Republicans unveiled their version of legislation that would replace Obamacare on Capitol Hill in Washington , US, June 22, 2017 .

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39