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DC police say 2 arrests made in Turkish embassy melee case


Erdogan's security detail returned with him to Turkey after his visit. Speaking in Ankara on Thursday at a dinner to break the Ramadan fast, Erdogan asked 'What kind of a law is this?' It accused the protesters of ties to the PKK, a Kurdish militant group, which it called a terrorist organisation. Read More »

300 deaths in US-led strikes in Raqqa


However, that doesn't translate into an easy fight or quick victory for America's Kurdish partners in Syria . The Coalition and its member nations are trying to preserve human life at great cost and personal risk. Airwars recently reported that data from the Coalition's Operation "Inherent Resolve" showed a 34 per cent jump in munitions dropped by Coalition forces in May alone - mostly said to be around Raqqa . Read More »

Sen. Kamala Harris destroys Attorney General Jeff Sessions during hearing

So you know, the Senate can try to compel the attorney general to answer the questions. "Some men R so threatened by tough strong women". We can not allow them to hold us back, or silence us into self-doubt. "Can Sessions point to the policy, in writing, that allows him to not answer a whole host of our questions today". And Sessions was nervous. The hearing went about as well as you imagined, with Republicans handing out layups and bringing up Hillary Clinton and Democrats being ... Read More »

UK elections 2017: In Hung House, Theresa May will lead minority government


It comes after a stunning series of gains for Mr Corbyn's party as the Conservatives lost their majority in a snap election that spectacularly backfired. European Union leaders expressed fears that May's shock loss of her majority would raise the risk of negotiations failing. The political, economic and institutional uncertainty stemming from the June 2016 Brexit referendum and the upcoming U.K. Read More »

The New iPad Pro's Secrets Are Out


Over the past couple of months we've issued a couple of warnings against Apple products. Combined with ProMotion , this means it will respond better and faster, so you can expect smooth sailing when you bring out the artist in you - even if you just doodle around. Read More »

Wisconsin lawmakers react to the Alexandria shooting

Hodgkinson was fatally shot Wednesday by two Capitol Hill Police officers assigned to protect Scalise. MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where he is being treated, said in a statement that Scalise underwent a second surgery "related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg" from previous day. Read More »

National Basketball Association champion Warriors undecided on potential White House visit

If James wants a fourth ring-or if he simply wants a more competitive Finals matchup in 201-he can't be the only defensive option to handle Durant. Golden State swept through the playoffs, defeating the Portland Trailblazers, the Utah Jazz and the San Antonio Spurs in four games each, and the Cleveland Cavaliers , the defending National Basketball Association champions, in five. Read More »

Twitter unveils new look, which users quickly mock


This update is geared small tweaks here and there, such as rearrangement of icons and change in their shape. "We listened closely and kept what you love", Kim wrote in a blog post . Then it reached the Beta branch , with a few more changes. The company has outlined the key changes, which will change the look and feel of the service on every platform. Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey Information Overload


We will know more soon. Amazon's video game sales chart biggest reveal is that Nintendo won E3 2017 in a huge way. At the time of publishing, Super Mario Odyssey is available to pre-order on Amazon for $59.99. One of the major difference in the game is that this time Mario will be able to throw his hat "Cappy" on to his enemies to control them for a short period of time. Read More »

Trump Called House Health Care Bill 'Mean' in Meeting With Senators


Trump has similarly urged the Senate to make the bill more "generous, kind (and) with heart". A White House official declined to comment to CBS News. "Your deductibles, when it comes to deductibles, they were so ridiculous that nobody got to use their current plan - this nonexistent plan that I heard so many wonderful things about over the last three or four days". Read More »

Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships


The AP-NORC poll of 1,068 adults was conducted June 8-11 using a sample drawn from NORC's probability-based AmeriSpeak panel, which is created to be representative of the US population. To offer apprenticeships, companies now have to register with the Labor Department and adhere to specific government guidelines. "Apprenticeship is great, but it's not the only tool in the toolbox". Read More »

Death Toll In London Apartment Building Fire Rises To 17

The blaze early Wednesday in the 24-story building in west London's North Kensington district also injured 74 others, 18 of them critically, and left an unknown number missing. Prime Minister Theresa May ordered a public inquiry into the disaster, after coming under pressure as to whether the tragedy could have been prevented. Read More »

Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign


Sanders, an independent from Vermont, campaigned for the Democratic nomination previous year. He campaigned to raise taxes on the wealthy, calling himself a democratic socialist. Evanko described him as a "very angry little man, very angry person, felt slighted by people". "I'm surprised as anybody". Reports say Hodgkinson may have had an M1 rifle potentially capable of firing 30 rounds of ammunition.Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D) said during the press briefing in Alexandria that ... Read More »

Trump being investigated for possible obstruction of justice


Over the past month he has set up shop in a federal office building in downtown Washington and begun assembling a team of investigators. Republican National Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel called the accusation in the Post unfounded and said it "changes nothing". Read More »

Rocket League is coming to the Nintendo Switch

Airships, giant boss battles, dramatic cutscenes and gorgeous locales abound. Super Mario is back with a new game to be released October 27. Kirby , Pokémon , Yoshi and... Rocket League on Switch will offer several exclusive customization options as well as exclusive cars. Other popular games such as Federation Internationale de Football Association and Rocket League will also soon make their debut on the hybrid console. Read More »

Turkey asks US envoy to oppose arrest warrants


The Turkish undersecretary has told US ambassador John Bass that police in Washington did not take security precautions against the protesters, who Turkey says were associated with outlawed Kurdish militants. "We support them to make sure they are safe". Nine people were injured in the attack . "We should throw their ambassador the hell out of the United States of America", said Senator John McCain, chair of the Senate armed services committee. Read More »

Virginia shooting: Steve Scalise to undergo more operations; Trump calls for unity


There were many thoughtful statements of sympathy following the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-Jefferson, and four others during a baseball practice in a Virginia park last week. "He has received multiple units of blood transfusion. his condition is critical, and he will require additional operations", a hospital statement on his condition read. Read More »

Student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

North Korea released U.S. student Otto Warmbier "on humanitarian grounds ", state media said yesterday, two days after he was evacuated from Pyongyang after falling into a coma while imprisoned in a labour camp. On Thursday, they described 22-year-old Otto Warmbier (WORM'-birz) as in a state of "unresponsiveness wakefulness". Warmbier has been around his family continuously since his return to the US. Read More »

Putin mocks Comey, says he is welcome to seek asylum in Russian Federation

Senate in which he spoke of awkward encounters with Trump. Meanwhile, the U.S. has approved a new round of sanctions against Russian Federation. One text described the whole stage-managed call-in as a "circus" while another told the president simply: "Goodbye, Vladimir Vladimirovich". In the fifteenth edition of the show - which spanned over a duration of four detailed and intense hours - Putin dabbled in heavy topics on the Russian economy, foreign policy, the Ukrainian crisis, and much ... Read More »

Adele Visits London's Grenfell Tower After Fire Kills Dozens

Some parts of the tower were unsafe for firefighters to enter Thursday morning, so the fire department worked with structural engineers to shore it up so crews could conduct thorough searches for victims, Cotton said. Others said they could see people inside using flashlights and mobile phones to try to signal for help from higher floors. The cause of the blaze is under investigation, but a tenants' group had complained for years about the risk of a fire . Read More »

Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought, say police

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL. According to published reports, Hodgkinson volunteered for Vermont Sen. Chris Collins (R-N.Y.), said. "She is unbelievable, and she's a hero", said retired Capitol Police Chief Kim Dine. Calvert said it is one thing to criticize lawmakers, but "committing acts of violence against elected officials is never acceptable". Read More »

GOP baseball shooting: Scalise still in critical condition; Trump visits


President Trump is not planning to attend the game because of security concerns, the White House said Wednesday. It was first reported by a number of news outlets that Scalise was taken to Medstar Washington Hospital Center in stable condition - a statement from his office said he spoke with his wife and was in "good spirits" before undergoing surgery. Read More »

Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter

Sanders swiftly responded to reports the suspect had volunteered on his presidential campaign. President Donald Trump said Hodgkinson died of the injuries he sustained during the shooting . They shot the shooter. "They were shooting at each other ..." "It was scary", Barton said. Fred Widel, 56, lived next door to the gunman for three years and described him as "modest". Read More »

Trump thinking about firing special counsel Mueller

Therefore, only the AG may dismiss him (or, in this instance, Rosenstein, as Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from involvement in the Russian Federation probe). Respondents were first selected randomly using address-based sampling methods, and later interviewed online or by phone. Other Trump supporters homed in on the sequence of Mueller's job interviews. Read More »

Why The Apple Inc. (AAPL) HomePod Won't Hurt Amazon's Alexa

This new breed of speaker presents a tantalizing future powered by voice, where computing is not tied to a screen. Oh you thought Apple was just going to sit back while Amazon and Google cornered the digital assistant speaker market? It'll also be in charge of processing other Siri commands, talking to the network, and plenty more. Read More »

Secret Service says it does not have any Donald Trump tapes

Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., told them, "I think your unwillingness to answer a very basic question speaks volumes". He's " just having a little fun ", this person said of Trump's tape antics. And what about those tapes? Trump suggested on Friday, following Comey's hearing, that the press will find out in a "very short period of time " whether any tapes exist. Read More »

Local lawmakers respond to baseball practice shooting


U.S. Capitol Hill Police officers in Scalise's security detail returned fire at the active shooter. Emotions were running high as Congressman Roger Williams from Texas held a press conference to speak about a shooting in Alexandria. Zack Barth was shot during a GOP baseball practice on Wednesday in Virginia. Barth was released from the hospital Wednesday afternoon. He's a graduate of North Carolina Central University and has been with the U.S. Read More »

Trump slams widening Mueller probe

Allies have even floated the idea that Mueller may be fired. Until recently the investigation was focused exclusively on Russia's meddling and possible collusion with the Trump campaign during the 2016 election. There were claims earlier this week that Mr Trump was also considering "terminating" Mr Mueller. While it is certainly common for attorneys general to refuse to divulge their conversations with a president, Sessions' loyalty to Trump was on full display the day before his ... Read More »

London Bridge victim's body recovered from River Thames


An undated handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police, London , and made available on Sunday June 11, 2017 of fake suicide belts worn by one of the London Bridge attackers in the attacks of Saturday June 3 which killed several people and wounded dozens more. Read More »

Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Under questioning from Sen. "I think he's weighing that option", Ruddy said when asked by Woodruff whether the president was prepared to let the special counsel pursue the Russian Federation investigation. The Post , citing unnamed sources, said the investigation into the president's own conduct began shortly after Trump fired Comey on May 9. But Ruddy outlined what seems to be growing talk from Trump circles raising concerns about Mueller. Read More »

Trump sits by bedside of congressman wounded in shooting


The rendition of "Julius Caesar" in New York City that depicts Donald Trump's assassination in the title role has been met with criticism and the theater behind the production recently lost some advertisers. Comey testified last week that he also felt pressured to drop the Flynn probe. Rabin was seen accompanying the Trumps to the exit when they were leaving. Read More »