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2 children shot, injured on Chicago playground

Former students at the school tried to enter the picnic, but school security did not let them in, Supt. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson says the girls were not the intended target. The older students ran back to the picnic and the gunfire followed them. Police said that persons of interest were being questioned. The school has about 300 students in pre-K through 8th grade. [Full Article...]

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license Starting July 1, people who identify as gender nonbinary-neither male nor female-can list their sex as "X" instead of "F" or "M". Last year's ruling on the case that a transgender person can legally change their sex to something other than male or female paved the way for the option to make it onto official documents like licenses. [Full Article...]

U.S. congressman undergoes another operation after shooting

U.S. congressman undergoes another operation after shooting A rifle-wielding critic of President Donald Trump opened fire on Wednesday on usa lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game, seriously wounding a top Republican congressman and three others before he was killed by police . Hodgkinson owned a home inspection business in Belleville, Ill., but dissolved the corporation early this year, according to public records. In 2011, Rep. [Full Article...]

Online juggernaut Amazon buying Whole Foods

Online juggernaut Amazon buying Whole Foods Shares for Walmart , the largest US grocer, went down more than 6 percent, Target shares were down more than 10 percent and Costco shares were down more than 7 percent, USA Today reported . The deal is expected to finish later this year, if Amazon's shareholders approve it. "This just gives them the ability to sell grocery items in a way no grocery store can do". [Full Article...]

Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances

Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances These investigations are still in their early stages and it is uncertain whether any charges will ever be brought. The development comes a day after the daily reported that Mueller had extended his probe into determining whether the President tried to obstruct justice by suggesting to top intelligence and law enforcement officials that they end the Russian Federation investigation. [Full Article...]

Nevada lawmakers want to offer Medicaid to all residents

Nevada lawmakers want to offer Medicaid to all residents But the Republicans' American Health Care Act is also expected to affect employer-based health insurance and, through it, as many as 27 million people, according to a new estimate from the left-leaning think tank the Center for American Progress. [Full Article...]

Senate committee to probe Comey firing

Senate committee to probe Comey firing The transition official spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to discuss post-election decisions publicly. President Donald Trump is taking to Twitter denounce reports that the Russian Federation investigation is widening to examine whether he tried to obstruct justice. [Full Article...]

Teen girl who texted boyfriend to kill himself guilty of manslaughter

Teen girl who texted boyfriend to kill himself guilty of manslaughter And while the judge in the nonjury trial said that Carter was not exclusively responsible for Roy's suicide , he found that her behavior in the moments before Roy's death were "reckless" enough to have contributed to his suicide in a Kmart parking lot in Fairhaven , Massachusetts , where he affixed a compression pump to his auto that filled it with carbon monoxide. [Full Article...]

Jury reaches verdict in death of Philando Castile

The panel of adjudicators in the court case of Jeronimo Yanez has finally come to an end as a verdict was released on June 16, 2017 , at 3:39 p.m., ET. Anthony officer", the statement read. April 6: Leary denies a defense request to move Yanez's trial because of pretrial publicity. Officer Kauser. I was concerned about the front seat passenger. [Full Article...]

Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

Republican members of Congress played their Democratic colleagues in the charity game on Thursday night at Washington's Nationals Park in front of thousands of spectators. It is one of the most anticipated events of summer at the Capitol, with Democrats and Republicans splitting the 79 games that have been played over the years 39-39, with one tie. [Full Article...]

Jury reaches verdict in death of Philando Castile - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Jury reaches verdict in death of Philando Castile - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM Juror Dennis Ploussard said the jury was split 10-2 early this week in favour of acquittal. He said the last two holdouts eventually agreed on acquittal. According to CNN, members of the Castile family began cursing and crying out in the courtroom after the verdicts were announced , despite warnings from the judge that everyone in the courtroom should remain composed. [Full Article...]

Getting the ideal Father's Day gift for a golf lover

Whatever the reason and whatever the name it may be but it marks the effective bond between the parent and children. And a Superman movie brought back some good feelings about my father and fathers in general awhile back. First and foremost, dads are incredibly versatile. Save your dads money with this wallet. (Which is code for "Please stop fighting with your mother.") This always works w... [Full Article...]

5 people killed in workplace shooting in Orlando

5 people killed in workplace shooting in Orlando Neumann had been fired from the company last April and had a "negative relationship" with a victim. When Neumann encountered a young woman who was a temporary employee, he allegedly pointed the gun at her and told her to get out of the business, Demings said. [Full Article...]

Casey looks to reel in Fowler

Casey looks to reel in Fowler No one took advantage of Erin Hills like Fowler . More players finished under par in the first round here (44) than at any other U.S. Open ever. "Bit of rust, timing was a little off". Dustin Johnson hit nine of 14 fairways and was 3 over Thursday. He ranked 107 in driving accuracy. That's something Day, the No. [Full Article...]

Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico

Fire crews battle blaze in northern New Mexico The fire is burning near and around the East Fork of the Jemez River. Firefighters had begun to secure a good "anchor" to the west, Berry said. A towering plume of smoke could be seen from miles away. "It's smoky and, of course, the clouds, the smoke clouds are thick", she said. "We are trying to keep it from getting there". The flames were marching to the south and east, toward scars left behin... [Full Article...]

On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to 'phony' Russian Federation story

Just 22 percent of Americans support Trump's decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey , compared with the more than half of Americans who disapprove of the president's decision. Burr said they discussed questions that Coats told lawmakers he couldn't answer in public last week at a hearing, as well as the budget for intelligence for the next fiscal year. [Full Article...]

Still Swinging for the Fences — Trump Travel Ban

He further wrote , "The Justice Dept . should ask for an expedited hearing of the watered down Travel Ban before the Supreme Court - & seek much tougher version!" The president's messages "may make some people feel better", but they will not help the administration achieve its goal of getting the Supreme Court to rule in its favor, George Conway said in a Twitter message. [Full Article...]

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized

2 members of Ohio family band dead, 1 hospitalized James was working on a business degree and hope to go into the business side of entertainment. "He leaves behind many friends and a family that love him dearly", Calvin said . Calvin Stockdale now resides in MI, according to his Facebook page. Neither was present during the time of the homicide. In an interview hosted on the family band's website , Mrs Stockdale said: 'Being a farm, home... [Full Article...]

Officer who killed Philando Castile found not guilty

Officer who killed Philando Castile found not guilty Yanez testified that he meant that he didn't see the gun at first, then saw it in Castile's "right thigh area". A jury found St. Anthony, Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty on all counts Friday in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile last July. [Full Article...]

Cosby's fate in hands of jury

Cosby's fate in hands of jury Jurors did hear Cosby's side of the story, though not in his voice. Prosecutors and police detectives read aloud portions of Cosby's statements to police in 2005 and in a civil deposition in 2006. She testified that nothing romantic happened in the hotel room, and that she made those phone calls as part of her job at Temple. Phone records showed she made no such call in January, he said, and... [Full Article...]


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