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Author: 0 Ossoff Outspends Handel, Then Bemoans Lack of Campaign Finance Reform

Also, in the past three midterm elections, more than 80 percent of voters who disapproved of the president voted against his party in House races. Georgia wasn't the only state to hold special elections this week as Republican Ralph Norman beat Democrat Archi Parnell with 51.1 percent of the vote in SC, 5th Congressional District.

USA Deliberations in Milwaukee police shooting enter second day
Author: 0 Deliberations in Milwaukee police shooting enter second day

Officers chased Smith on foot after he ran from a traffic stop near 44th and Auer. Prosecutors had argued before a jury that the first shot was reasonable, but the second shot was not, because Heaggan-Brown had no reason to fear for his life once Smith was on the ground, unarmed.

USA Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy
Author: 0 Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

And I met a man and a woman who said that they don't agree on President Donald Trump , but they're still friends. Our country has become even more polarized since the election. He said he was concerned about all Americans' safety from gun violence, not just politicians: "This is not what today is about, but we have too many guns on the street".

Author: 0 US Secret Service says does not have any White House tapes

That doesn't mean, however, that the recordings don't exist. The Wall Street Journal filed a Freedom of Information Act request May 15 asking for recordings or transcripts made within the White House since Trump assumed the presidency January 20.

USA 9th Circuit Court Upholds freeze on Trump's Muslim Ban 2.0
Author: 0 9th Circuit Court Upholds freeze on Trump's Muslim Ban 2.0

President Trump has announced a new round of 11 judicial nominations including three nominees for high-profile federal appeals courts with five of the nine circuit court nominees announced current or former law professors. U.S. Chief Circuit Judge Roger Gregory wrote that the text of Trump's executive order, which was challenged in courts across the country for targeting members of a particular faith, "speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious ...

USA Pence reportedly hires his own outside lawyer for Russian Federation questions
Author: 0 Pence reportedly hires his own outside lawyer for Russian Federation questions

Cullen also previously served as Virginia's Attorney General in the late 1990s. Richard Cullen has a long record as a high-profile attorney in Washington, particularly in Republican circles. Mueller is investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. As head of the Trump campaign's transition committee, he was involved in the hiring of Michael Flynn as national security adviser.

USA Trump to address GOP baseball shooting from White House
Author: 0 Trump to address GOP baseball shooting from White House

The two Capitol Police officers and the congressional aide, identified as Zach Barth of the office of Rep. Roger Williams , R-Texas, are also said to be in good condition. It's unclear which victim is the one MedStar says is in "good condition". Governor Doug Ducey: "Thoughts and prayers for @ SteveScalise + all affected in senseless event this morning".

USA Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law
Author: 0 Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

Under the same law, however, an unwed American woman needs to have lived in the United States for just one year, at any time, to pass on USA citizenship to her child. The high court split 4-4 on the same issue in 2011. Here, she observed, the more favorable treatment for unmarried USA -citizen mothers rested on the idea that an unmarried mother was "the child's natural and sole guardian".

USA Qatar tells Gulf residents they are free to stay
Author: 0 Qatar tells Gulf residents they are free to stay

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, which have cut ties with Qatar, announced via state media on Sunday the creation of hotlines to help families with Qatari members. Qatari leaders are "willing to hold dialogue" to end the crisis, he said. Last week, six Arab countries -Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, eastern Libyan government, and Yemen- severed ties with Qatar and banned all air, land and sea transport with Doha .

USA Biden encourages Romney to consider Senate run in Utah
Author: 0 Biden encourages Romney to consider Senate run in Utah

The two men were on opposite sides of the 2012 election - Biden as the running mate of President Barack Obama and Romney as the Republican presidential nominee. Perhaps the most surprise appearance at the summit was from former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden . Former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden is encouraging former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to run for a senate seat in Utah now held by Orrin Hatch if the senator decides to retire next year.

USA White House to stop taking questions related to Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 White House to stop taking questions related to Russian Federation probe

Ted Lieu (D-Calif.), Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.), Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) and Peter WelchPeter WelchHouse Dems to WH: Revoke Kushner's security clearance Five roadblocks for Trump's T infrastructure plan Hopes of bipartisanship fade amid Comey chaos MORE (D-Vt.), who signed a similar letter with him in April.

USA Texas governor calls for session that could include bathroom bill
Author: 0 Texas governor calls for session that could include bathroom bill

Though legislation regarding protecting privacy in school bathrooms, locker rooms and showers passed with bipartisan support in the Senate, Jonathan Saenz of Texas Values says a companion bill in the House snarled and was unsettled when the session recently ended.

USA Girl Disqualified From Tournament for 'Looking Like a Boy'
Author: 0 Girl Disqualified From Tournament for 'Looking Like a Boy'

In fact, she is only 8-years-old but was so good on the pitch that team leaders moved her to the 11-year-old roster. "It's what she likes". The family says Mili Hernandez's team was disqualified because organizers thought she was a boy.

USA France President, Macron swerves past Trump to embrace Merkel
Author: 0 France President, Macron swerves past Trump to embrace Merkel

Mr Macron told the Journal du Dimanche newspaper his approach to the encounter had been about getting respect. Weighing in on the tense exchange between the two world leaders, body language expert and retired Federal Bureau of Investigation counterintelligence and counterterrorism operative Joe Navarro said that President Trump's behavior may indicate he does not understand the meaning of a handshake - particularly when meeting other political leaders.

USA Doctor in Trump Hotel case released but due back in court
Author: 0 Doctor in Trump Hotel case released but due back in court

A man with an assault rifle and automatic pistol in his auto has been arrested at US President Donald Trump's namesake hotel here, averting a "potential disaster", officials said. Defendants typically have a right to an initial hearing within 48 hours of arrest and Moles was arrested early Wednesday. Moles is scheduled to appear in court again on June 22.

USA Shootout at Texas car dealership leaves three dead
Author: 0 Shootout at Texas car dealership leaves three dead

When the dust settled, Hutchinson, Garcia and Bernal were dead, but fortunately nobody else was injured. Hutchinson pulled a handgun from his waistband and dropped it on a desk before retrieving it and returning fire. "We were told they were federal agents, so we didn't ask them to leave", said dealership owner Rick Ford. When asked about Hutchinson, Peters shared that a friend of his, a retired St.

USA Everyday is Memorial Day
Author: 0 Everyday is Memorial Day

Sadly, many Americans have lost this connection with their history. In 1966, the federal government declared Waterloo, N.Y.as the official birthplace of Memorial Day , because it hosted an annual, communitywide event during which businesses closed and residents decorated the graves of soldiers with flowers and flags.

Author: 0 G-7 in historic split as Trump goes his own way

The United States of America is in the process of reviewing its policies on climate change and on the Paris Agreement and thus is not in a position to join the consensus on these topics. "Here we have a situation of six against one , meaning there is still no sign of whether the USA will remain in the Paris accord or not", Merkel said .

USA Ariana Grande Postpones European Concerts Through June 5
Author: 0 Ariana Grande Postpones European Concerts Through June 5

Using freakish failed logic, Jomana said her terrorist brother was angry at "explosives America drops on children in Syria ". Her only direct comment since the attack has been a social media posting shortly afterwards in which she said she felt "broken" and "so so sorry".

USA Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer
Author: 0 Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer

The local man was wearing all black, however, it is unclear if he was in costume or not. The ban on props originally pertained just to weapons, but was later expanded to include all props. The man was allegedly armed, and had to be subdued by multiple officers. Purchased props will be wrapped by the vendors and must remain so while they are on-site.

USA Trump records robocall for Montana special election
Author: 0 Trump records robocall for Montana special election

Gianforte, while noting that he's a "free market guy", says when the US patent system gives drug companies a monopoly on a given drug, there should be some "responsibility with pricing". "Montana has some history of voting consistently Republican for president, but frequently elects Democrats for other statewide offices", Ayres said.

Author: 0 Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him

This is not the first stop of Trump's trip to the Middle East to inspire mockery on Twitter . Trump was met by prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu , and president Reuven Rivlin. Yair Netanyahu: "I'm a big, big fan of both of you". During his talk at the Israel Museum, Trump placed the blame for the lack of a reached settlement between Israelis and Palestinians at the door of the Palestinians.

Author: 0 Not all sunscreens are equal!

CVS Pharmacy recently announced the Long Live Skin campaign , which will focus on healthy skincare and the importance of sun protection. Do Use Other Forms Of Protection- Sunscreen is great when applied correctly, but experts say it's not proven to prevent ALL types of skin cancer .

USA Coast Guard helps boaters taking on water off Sandy Hook
Author: 0 Coast Guard helps boaters taking on water off Sandy Hook

Coast Guard officials at 4:10 p.m. deployed search crews in a Dolphin helicopter, an HC-144 Ocean Sentry and a 45-foot boat. The Coast Guard at Wilmington was called around 8 a.m. Although the Coast Guard could not definitely confirm the body was that of the missing swimmer, searches for the 24-year-old were suspended after the find.

USA After long awaited talk - Chaffetz speaks to Comey
Author: 0 After long awaited talk - Chaffetz speaks to Comey

This comes as former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination, notifying the Senate Intelligence Committee that he will not comply with a subpoena seeking documents, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said Monday.

Author: 0 Salem congressman responds to Trump's 'witch hunt' tweet

The Republican National Committee joined with President Donald Trump to brand the recent spate of news about the President as a media witch hunt . And lately, he's developing a bit of a reputation for his frequent Twitter skewering of President Donald Trump.

USA Law Enforcement Officer Shot In Maybrook Village
Author: 0 Law Enforcement Officer Shot In Maybrook Village

Officials say Bostick barricaded himself inside his third-floor apartment, where he was later found dead. Amthor is the police chief of Maybrook and the neighboring town of Montgomery. The extend of their injuries are unknown at this time but Trooper Steven Nevel says the officer is expected to survive. The chief was said to be conscious and talking when he was taken to the hospital.

USA Fallen officers, families left behind, remembered
Author: 0 Fallen officers, families left behind, remembered

South Bend Police will have a ceremony Friday. People like you make the world a better (and much safer) place. In tribute to the American law enforcement officers at the request of the national Law enforcement officers Memorial fund, public wall 103 - 322 designates May 15 national peace officers Memorial day, which is one of only two days each year during which government agencies, businesses, and residents are to fly their USA flags at half-staff.

Author: 0 National Police Week honors law enforcement across the country

This day has been observed in our country annually ever since. "Police officers are the thin blue line whose sacrifices protect and serve us every day, and we pledge to support them as they risk their lives to safeguard ours". "They're putting their lives on the line to make sure their communities are safe", said Green. "I think it's wonderful that his sacrifice is not forgotten", Fritz said.

USA FDA, CDC warn some lead poisoning tests may not be accurate
Author: 0 FDA, CDC warn some lead poisoning tests may not be accurate

The agency also urged women who are now pregnant or nursing and were tested in this manner, to get retested. "The FDA is deeply concerned by this situation and is warning laboratories and health care professionals that they should not use any Magellan Diagnostics' lead tests with blood drawn from a vein", Jeffrey Shuren, the director of the FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health, said in the statement.

USA Chelsea Manning to participate in documentary about her story
Author: 0 Chelsea Manning to participate in documentary about her story

The soldier was actually born Bradley Manning, but revealed after being sentenced to prison that she always felt like a woman and wanted to live her life as Chelsea rather than Bradley. The Army said that while Manning is being assigned to Oklahoma's Fort Sill, she doesn't need to report for duty there, meaning she has discretion about where she lives.

Author: 0 Man holding human head stabs store clerk; mother found dead

Detectives from Clackamas County Sheriff's Office now believe the two crimes are linked and are not looking for anyone else in connection with the attacks. Investigators said the woman had died at the home and that the attacker at the grocery store is suspected in her killing. Witness Kristin Courtain saw the stabbing aftermath and told KOIN-TV that panicked shoppers caused a traffic jam while rushing to leaving the store's parking lot.

USA More than 1300 accused gang members arrested by immigration agents
Author: 0 More than 1300 accused gang members arrested by immigration agents

Those arrested were operating out of a house that was being used for alleged sex trafficking. We develop target packages and go out and arrest gang members for various different violations of law. The national efforts resulted in 1,378 arrests: 1,098 on state and federal charges, including 21 on murder-related charges and seven on rape and sexual assault counts, officials said.

USA Sheriff: Gunman kills police chief, 2 nursing home workers in Ohio
Author: 0 Sheriff: Gunman kills police chief, 2 nursing home workers in Ohio

Disario, a father of six who was expecting another child, had only been police chief for around three weeks, Thorp said. Thorp called it a hard day for all. A total of four people were killed - one being the suspected shooting suspect - in a shooting Friday morning at a nursing home in Kirkersville, Ohio , east of Columbus.

Author: 0 Democratic Senator May Defy Party to Vote for AHCA

In his remarks, Obama said he hopes that lawmakers recognize "it actually doesn't take a lot of courage to aid those who are already powerful, already comfortable, already influential". The House voted 217 to 213 for the repeal legislation, Trump's first major legislative victory of his presidency. "Don't know what's in it", Senator Lindsey Graham said before the vote.

Author: 0 Wisconsin-based atheist group sues Trump over church order

It also instructs the IRS to allow active churches across the United States to endorse political candidates. The Johnson amendment , named for then-Sen. GJELTEN: Trump's actual order, however, only directed the Justice Department to, quote, " issue guidance interpreting religious liberty protections in federal law".

USA 600-Year-Old White Oak Tree Being Cut Down In Basking Ridge
Author: 0 600-Year-Old White Oak Tree Being Cut Down In Basking Ridge

In a photograph taken Friday, April 21, 2017, a street sign warns motorists of upcoming work to remove a 600-year-old white oak tree, back, at Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church in Bernards, N.J. Its death was likely due to its age. Arborists determined it wouldn't be able to withstand many more harsh winters or spring storms. 'It just kind of feels like a part of the town is dying with it, ' one resident told CBS previous year.

USA Texas Lawmaker on a Hunger Strike to Protest Anti-Sanctuary City Bill
Author: 0 Texas Lawmaker on a Hunger Strike to Protest Anti-Sanctuary City Bill

Her father, now a United States citizen, initially entered the country illegally. "You're a coward that you will not allow a vote to be taken, you're using your position wrong", said the Rev. And even that was only because these cities were believed to be out of compliance with a federal regulation that prohibits them from stopping police from communicating with ICE or any federal agency about the immigration or citizenship status of a person.

Author: 0 Trump calls ruling against his sanctuary cities order "ridiculous"

Out of our very big country, with many choices, does everyone notice that both the "ban" case and now the "sanctuary" case is brought in the 9th Circuit, which has a awful record of being overturned (close to 80%). The department responded to the ruling by saying it could essentially continue to operate as it had been. In February, he called the federal judge in Seattle who ruled against his first travel ban a "so-called judge".

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