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Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau Resigns In Wake Of Justine Damond Shooting


After Harteau's resignation , Palmisano said she looks forward to the start of changes that she feels the department needs to make. "We forget that our mayor is a member of our community", Dehn said. Damond, whose legal surname was Ruszczyk but went by the last name of her fiancee, was shot in the abdomen by police officer Mohamed Noor on Saturday and later died from the injury. Read More »

Brooks Koepka denies spitting on ninth green during Open second round


Spieth has plenty of experience of going out in the last group on the weekend in a major, but he admitted he will still feel the nerves when he tees off on Saturday. The Northern Irishman had bogeyed five of those holes on Thursday before recovering to end the opening day on one-over-par, and he was able to carry his good work into his second round. Read More »

What Did Trump and Putin Tell Each Other?


As speculation swirls around President Donald Trump's interest in his pardoning powers, one Illinois Congressman is calling on the White House to disclose all presidential pardons . Special counsel Robert Mueller is leading a probe into Trump's alleged ties with Russian Federation. Why did he fire James Comey? "I'm not under investigation ". Read More »

Trump flirts with impeachment if he threatens Mueller


In a joint statement, Sens. During the meeting Trump Jr. said the Russian lawyer that he and Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Trump's son-in-law and advisor Jared Kushner met with asked for their help removing USA sanctions on Russia . Read More »

Footage of Chester Bennington's last performance surfaces online


The Benningtons were hacked back in 2006 by a Linkin Park fan who was eventually arrested. Another thing that has been revealed at this point is that Chester has been a close friend with famous singer Chris Cornell . Eventually, Welch half-backtracked on his statement and posted a separate message saying, "I didn't mean to sound insensitive about Chester". Korn guitarist Brian "Head" Welch has called Chester Bennington's suicide "cowardly" following reports the Linkin Park frontman ... Read More »

Most say Trump Jr. shouldn't have taken meeting


Although Trump Jr. said no actual information of note was shared during the meeting and called it a waste of time , the fact the meeting was taken in the first place still landed him in hot water. When the Times reporters pressed him on this, Trump restated his position: it was a routine meeting, and he wasn't told about it at the time. "I respectfully ask that you commit to making public all pardons issued by the President". Read More »

Israel boosts security in Jerusalem Old City amid tensions


At least two Palestinians are killed by Israeli security forces during demonstrations over the closure of the Al-Aqsa compound. Clashes erupted near al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City . The site had been closed for two days following a shooting which left two Israeli police officers and three Palestinians dead. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas protested the metal detector installation to the USA administration, calling on President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser ... Read More »

William and Kate 'smile Brexit away'


Their spokesperson said, "They have decided that their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte , will travel with them and we expect the children to be seen in at least a couple of occasions over the course of the week. Kate was reportedly anxious about crashing, though Adamski eased her concerns by saying, "If we crash, we crash together". The royal toddler's shoes might have been borrowed from her uncle's closet, but they matched perfectly with her floral red frock and adorable ... Read More »

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Q4 Earnings Beat On Strong Cloud Growth

Yeah, we're really resonating with something, Saturday. Recent session action on shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) puts the stock on today's active list. Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 30.39%. Sales of Office 365 outpaced installed Office software for the first time, with revenues up 43 per cent for the quarter, compared to falling revenues of 17 per cent for the installed software. Read More »

Derrick Rose meeting with the Lakers on Thursday


It's not for me. The Lakers are trying to entice Rose to sign with them, suggesting they can offer more playing time and money in a better environment after Rose's tumultuous season in NY, sources said. Rose played in 64 games last season, his first with the Knicks , before needing a scope of a medial meniscus tear in his left knee in April. Over his career, he averaged 19 points and 6.5 assists. Read More »

Kentucky State Parks offering range of events for August 21 solar eclipse


Shannon Garde, a technology specialist and director of Creative Studios at Edmon Low Library, said a telescope will be set up to project a roughly 2x3 foot projection so people can safely watch the eclipse . With the help of an advanced 3-D radiative transfer computer model, the scientists are working to simulate the eclipse that will occur on August 21 and pass across America. Read More »

U.S. 'to ban American citizens from travelling to North Korea'


Some of those involved in the campaign say they were shocked to find out that they were hired by the Saudi regime to advance its interests at the heart of American politics. The resolution expressed serious concern that North Korea continues to violate previous United Nations resolutions with launches and attempted launches of ballistic missiles, and that its nuclear and missile activities threaten global peace and security. Read More »

Voters in Trump Counties Support His Policies, Not His Style


Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., a major player in the 2013 effort , thought that Congress and the White House could agree on a small measure that would shield 800,000 young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children from deportation. Political operatives on both sides of the aisle view the House as the chamber more likely to flip. For the first time since November, Democrats are feeling good. Read More »

Venezuelan General Strike Rallies Claim 2 Lives - Prosecutors


Despite Trump's threats, Venezuela has continued to forge ties with some United States-based oil companies working to improve relations. The constituent assembly will have powers to overrule the opposition-controlled parliament, cementing the ruling socialist party's control, which some fear could turn Venezuela into a one-party state. Read More »

Tour de France: 'King of the Mountains' Warren Barguil claims stage 18


Like a yo-yo, the Italian repeatedly worked his way back to Froome's group of top contenders. He is now fifth overall, almost two minutes behind Froome . Race leader Froome and his main challengers - Fabio Aru , Romain Bardet and Rigoberto Uran - did make the split and finished in the leading bunch behind stage- victor Michael Matthews , from Australia. Read More »

Chris Evans tops list of high earners at the BBC

It will make it enormously hard for them to remain competitive and could mean they cannot retain talent. In fact, Labour Party member Harriet Harman encouraged BBC to stop discriminating against women with public money. Whether the BBC is successful in mitigating the gender pay gap problem correctly over time or not, it's important that these figures have finally been released. Read More »

Neymar insists he is 'happy' at Barcelona amid PSG links


His marketing value combined with his talent would catapult them on to the global stage and take them closer to their aim of winning the Champions League . Les Parisiens are looking to make a marquee signing this summer following the arrival of Dani Alves, and are also being linked with Kylian Mbappe and Alexis Sanchez. Read More »

OJ Simpson parole hearing


He's gotten in no trouble in nine years. "And I just hope and pray that they will give him parole". PHOTOS: The rise and fall of OJ Simpson "I'm convinced by what I saw in the old days", said Ostler. Some legal experts believe he has a very good case for having his released granted when he appears before four parole commissioners on July 20. Their biggest challenge, says the sheriff, the sheer number of media from around the world descending on Nevada's small capital to watch as O.J. Read More »

This photo may be driving China's recent disruptions of WhatsApp and WeChat


By blocking WhatsApp , the Chinese authorities essentially limit the choices that Chinese users have to send private and encrypted communications and therefore, force more and more users to adopt WeChat as their messaging app . Chinese are using this app to communicate or do business outside the country or in Hong Kong. The disruptions come as China clamps down on online platforms. Read More »

Concerns persists after failed health care repeal


Repeal and delay would end the ACA's individual and employer mandate, Medicaid expansion, premium tax credits, small business tax credits and cost-sharing reduction payments, according to a blog by Timothy Jost of Health Affairs. The three GOP women-Sens. The plan has the potential to fundamentally reform the state's long-term services and supports to more effectively serve people. Read More »

US Senator Johnson - Trump argued for repealing, replacing Obamacare


And things are only getting worse. "We've got a great system: Medicare". The residential space, for use by a Pentagon unit that supports the White House, is "far above market rate for similarly sized apartments", The Wall Street Journal notes; a similar apartment on the 62nd floor of Trump Tower was listed for $50,000 a month unfurnished, $60,000 a month furnished in the spring of 2016, and that's the most expensive recent listing. Read More »

Presidential Election Results will be out Today by 5 PM

Kovind is also a member of the the Koli ethnic group, an important voting bloc in Modi's home state of Gujarat . The Presidential poll was turned into a battle of "Dalit Vs Dalit" after a 17-member bloc of opposition parties had announced Meira Kumar as their nominee for President. Read More »

'Sessions Should Have Never Recused Himself' from Russia Probe


Trump attacked Sessions for recusing himself from the inquiry, adding that he would never have given Sessions the job as the country's chief law enforcement officer had he known. "I went down just to say hello to Melania, and while I was there I said hello to Putin. His testimony is loaded up with lies, OK?" Trump never said he would order the Justice Department to fire Mueller, nor would he outline circumstances under which he might do so. Read More »

Trump hosting GOP senators at White House on Obamacare repeal


No Democrat opted for the discipline of Nancy's noose. While Democrats contemplate that political pickle, perhaps it's time for the party to re-examine an antiquated and discredited idea. All presidents point fingers at the opposing party. Irwin traveled to Washington with KSU adjunct professor Jess Kerr and student Nate Faflick, later teaming up with other demonstrators from Maine for the protest. Read More »

South Korean police investigate how defector ended up back in North Korea


The new missile - the Hwasong-14 - demonstrated a capacity to fly 8,000 kilometers (4,971 miles), placing Alaska in its range. "Most likely (Lim) was made a target of a very angry North Korea ", she said. If the talks are held, loudspeaker broadcasts, leafleting and South Korea-U.S. drills are expected to top the agenda. She is known for her talk show and reality TV appearances after defecting to South Korea in 2014. Read More »

Two Canadian among 20 female IS fighters captured in Mosul


Apparently found under rubble in the war-torn city, Miss Wenzel travelled to Turkey in July 2016 with the aim of reaching Iraq or Syria before security services lost track of her. Wenzel was said to be unhappy at home when she turned to the religion. It was also reported she may have fallen in love with a Muslim boy she met online. Read More »

Bipartisan health bill a thought — Cooper

Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS), Trump supported a proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act and delay the implementation of a replacement for two years. He said lawmakers are "so close" on an agreement. If, as appears to be the case, the Republicans' Senate bill doesn't pass and the ACA federal market keeps collapsing, it will be incumbent upon both parties to work together on a replacement. Read More »

Heat Wave Begins To Build Across Green Country


Our hotter weather forecast remains right on track this afternoon as temperatures surge into the low 90s across the area. There is a 40% chance of showers and storms Tuesday morning. Good Wednesday . The average high for this time of year is 90 degrees. At this point our eyes will look toward a second tropical wave, in the central Atlantic, as it looks to move to the northwest over time and now has a 30% chance of development over the next 5 days. Read More »

John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

McCain's surgery was mainly news for its effect on the GOP healthcare bill, which majority leader Mitch McConnell has delayed voting on until McCain returns to his Senate seat. I have faith that those days remain far away. McCain chose a little-known Alaska governor as his running mate in that race, and helped turn Sarah Palin into a national political figure. Read More »

Evacuations ordered for town of Mariposa due to Detwiler Fire


The blaze, which started July 8 in the Lake Cachuma area, destroyed 30 outbuildings and 16 homes, according to the U.S. Forest Service. That prompted Cal OES to dispatch additional local government mutual aid strike teams and specialized resources to pre-position in advanced of the emerging threat. Read More »