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Police, FBI Investigating University of Maryland Killing as Possible Hate Crime

Friends say was smart, amusing and courageous. A candlelight vigil was also held at the site of the stabbing on Sunday evening. Collins, who was recently commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Army, was set to graduate this Tuesday from Bowie State University in Bowie, Maryland, about 11 miles from the University of Maryland in College Park.

Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

Footage shows people laughing as the sea lion bobs up and down in the water. After the girl was pulled into the water by the sea lion, a relative jumped in to rescue her. Bob Baziuk, the general manager of the Steveston Harbour Authority , told CNN that the authorities have since always been asking visitors not to feed the animals here.

UN Security Council strongly condemns N Korea missile test

The Security Council will hold a closed-door emergency meeting on Tuesday at the request of the United States, Japan and South Korea to discuss the latest test. On Monday, the UN Security Council demanded that Pyongyang conduct no such tests again, stating it was crucial that North Korea "immediately show honest commitment to denuclearization through concrete action".

AP Source says Flynn will invoke Fifth Amendment

In fact, a trip Flynn made to Moscow in December 2015, where he attended a gala dinner and sat next to Russian President Vladimir Putin, was paid for by Russia Today, which US officials consider a state-run propaganda arm, according to documents previously released by the House Oversight Committee.

Trump's Visit To This Jewish Holy Site Wasn't Without Controversy

Mr. Trump has said that he wants to seal the " ultimate deal " to resolve the decades-old Israeli-Palestinian conflict, an ambitious goal that has so far eluded two generations of American presidents and numerous global mediators. It was not immediately clear how Trump responded to Bennett. Benjamin Netanyahu chimed in: "Sounds familiar". Then things got a little off-script at the airport near Tel Aviv.

Texas curbs transgender students's right to choose bathrooms

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (R), who sponsored the Senate version, had been at loggerheads with state House Speaker Joe Straus (R), who said the measure was unnecessary. On Monday, he issued a statement saying he had not seen the bathroom language before it was voted on: "I also have concerns about its ambiguous language, which doesn't appear to do much".

Flynn hasn't responded to Senate panel's subpoena, chairman says

But following his departure, a lawyer for Flynn said that the retired lieutenant general would testify in front of the Senate committee in exchange for "assurances against unfair prosecution ". The senior Democrat on the House Oversight Committee says the panel should request White House documents related to the May 10 Oval Office meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian officials - and subpoena them if necessary.

Vaughn rallies to win NCAA women's golf title

With Vaughn and Kupcho finishing their rounds on opposite nines, Vaughn birdied two of her last four holes on the front nine and Kupcho made triple bogey on the par-4 17th. Lee needed a par on the 18th hole to clinch Baylor's spot in match play, and she almost chipped in for eagle from 20 yards out before tapping in with a birdie.

Public Comment Period For Bears Ears Ends Friday

Zinke also spent time at Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. "Any federal decision to modify acreage or roll back protection of these incredible spaces will have negative and far-reaching impacts on Salt Lake City, as well as our entire state", the Mayor wrote.

Massachusetts school backs off ban of hair braid extensions

The school initially defended its hair policy, which prohibits extensions, hair over 2 inches in thickness or height, shaved lines/fades and unnatural hair colors. In a letter to the school, the attorney general's office says the hair and makeup policy "includes a number of prohibitions that are either unreasonably subjective or appear to effectively single out students of color".

FBI investigates possible hate crime in student's fatal stabbing

Alsobrooks' comments came after a court hearing where a judge denied a defense attorneys request to allow Urbanksi to live at home under certain conditions. A judge declined, but said the argument could be revisited at a later date. Authorities have not said whether Urbanski was an active participant or if he ever created or shared troubling material.

Broner gets jail time for contempt charge

Broner made headlines last month when he was found in Covington in a bullet-riddled auto. The jail time is said to have been suspended. Broner, a former four-division world titleholder, was arrested on the outstanding warrant on April 20 after police stopped him as he drove a bullet-riddled vehicle.

Tensions deepen between Saudi, Iran, US after Trump visit

Trump appealed to Muslim nations to ensure that "terrorists find no sanctuary on their soil", and announced an agreement with Gulf states to combat financing for extremists. It was just one of a series of inflammatory statements about one of the world's major religions that included a call to surveille mosques and a proposal to ban all foreign Muslims from entering the United States "until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on".

Texas adoption agency 'religious refusal' closer to law

The Texas House gave preliminary approval on Sunday night to the bill, which requires public school students to use bathrooms, changing facilities and locker rooms that match their biological sex, not the gender with which they identify. Also over the weekend, the Texas senate voted in favour of a so-called religious freedom bill that opponents say would discriminate against LGBTQ people seeking to adopt children by allowing state-funded agencies to reject prospective parents based on ...

Corn, Soybean Futures Bounce on Excess Rain

The report is released weekly from April through October. Corn emerged reached 59 percent, 4 days behind previous year. Concern about Iowa corn and soybean crops is rising because Iowa's economy, including state government, is already adjusting to less revenue from the ag sector.

2 found dead of gunshot wounds in Wichita home

On Sunday morning, Brown arrived at the residence. "We do not know what happened, but at around 1 p.m., Ms". When her family couldn't get ahold of her, the found the bodies and called 911. Early Sunday afternoon, she went to a neighbor's house to use the phone, trying to contact her family; she was unable to reach them, and went back to her residence in the 900 block of N.

Woman arrested for attempted kidnapping in San Francisco

A child is safe Monday morning after a woman attempted to snatch the youngster from the San Francisco Ferry Building, according to police. Attempted Child Abduction under investigation at SF Ferry Building. The woman was tackled by witnesses when she tried to run from the area. The child was said to be unhurt during the incident. "We hope to restore their dignity, their positivity and their hope and their physical safety and well-being".

Flash flood watch in effect through 6 am Monday Buchanan, Dickenson counties

Drivers are cautioned to turn around if they encounter flooded roadways. For updates on-the-go and all day long, download the FOX 8 Weather App or call our Delta World Tire Weather Phone at 504-500-2888. We are confident that heavy rainfall will affect the area today and Tuesday , but are less confident in exactly where the heaviest rain will fall.

Azerbaijan, Georgia discuss prospects for military cooperation

About the importance of having an alliance with Turkey, he said: "Reliable and strong partners [such as Turkey] in the region are of vital importance to us, especially when some parts of our soils are occupied by Russian Federation". According to the Georgian media, the military exercises Caucasus Eagle with participation of the three countries' special operations forces will be held in Turkey from June 4 to June 14, 2017.

Kansas AG asks police for more info in water slide probe

There have been calls from the public to tear it down as soon as possible, but on Monday, the Kansas Attorney General's office said their investigation is not complete yet. Schlitterbahn opens for the season this Friday. The Kansas City police department would not say what information Schmidt requested and a Schmidt spokeswoman was not able to immediately describe the request.

GlycoMimetics Inc (NASDAQ:GLYC) & Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) News Buzz

Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 82,582 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,509,598.96. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 12th. 04/05/2017 - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer.

Congressman Calls For Trump's Impeachment During House Floor Speech

The representative said that even the president is not above the law. There's no evidence we're anywhere close to that. When sitting for that objective, they shall be on Oath or Affirmation. He was acquitted too. If Democrats win majorities in both chambers, it's game over for President Trump. But while the President might welcome the opportunity to stand on the world stage, critics are nervous about the "homebody" who is known for his unscripted press conferences, off-the-cuff tweets and ...

America's leading conspiracy website says it now has White House press credentials

Cernovich suggested earlier this month that he and InfoWars founder Alex Jones may attend a briefing in the future, though the White House denied it offered Jones credentials in January when he claimed he was offered a press pass. "He is not credentialed for the White House". Corsi posted a photo on Twitter of him in the White House briefing room. Jones, 42, has accused the USA government of being involved in the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995 and the September 11, 2001, terrorist ...

Mississippi State 1st baseman Rooker wins Ferriss Trophy

Brent Rooker's story is impressive as he redshirted his freshman season at Mississippi State and turned down a 38th Round pick by the Twins last season. Joining Rooker on the All-SEC first team is MSU shortstop Ryan Gridley while center fielder Jake Mangum was selected to the second team and All-Defensive team.

Japan exports gain in April, rising oil prices pinch surplus

It followed a 12.0 percent rise in March. Japan's trade balance for April was a surplus of Y481.7 billion, down 40.6% from a year ago. Exports to China jumped 15 percent while shipments to the USA climbed 2.6 percent. Imports have also picked up, notching the biggest gain in more than three years in March. Japan's exports to Asia rose 12.2 percent on-year in April, also posting the sixth straight month of gains on increased shipments of semiconductors.

College basketball: Arizona guard Rawle Alkins will not enter NBA draft

He averaged 17.0 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game during the two April live periods for Exum Elite Utah Prospects on the Adidas Gauntlet circuit. The five-star wing will be able to bide his time coming off the bench as part of a wing rotation that also includes Trier, a likely preseason All-American, Alkins, a potential 2018 first-round pick, and Brandon Randolph , another high-scoring incoming freshman.

Skull found in backyard almost 30 years after disappearance

The man and a friend who was helping him move made a decision to dig down. The resident and a friend helping with the move dug down about 18 inches before finding a human skull. During his incarceration, Kufrin refused to discuss the case with the Utah Board of Pardons. Kufrin's current whereabouts were unknown Monday afternoon, the release said, and Lt.

NDSU softball team's season ends in NCAA regional

We've been in this situation, it seems like every year. OU closer Paige Lowery, in relief of ace Paige Parker , went 81/3 innings, allowing four hits and two runs. Left fielder Macey Hatfield threw to third baseman Sydney Romero, who wheeled to catcher Lea Wodach. "The thought went through my head that I have one more chance and one more game to make it last", Hatfield said.

White House Lawyers Are Prepping For Impeachment Proceedings

The White House has denied the report . Green laid out the case for impeachment earlier this week, pointing to Trump's firing of FBI director James Comey , his subsequent warning that " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations", and his acknowledgement that he had the Russian Federation investigation on his mind when making the firing decision.

Trump says he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Separately, Comey has declined to testify before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence where he was asked to appear next week as part its attempt to find the circumstances in which he was sacked by Trump. Thus far, only a handful of the more strident Democrats have engaged the possibility of impeachment of Trump. " Comey refused, saying he could not make such a pledge, but he promised to always be honest with the President".

Trump told Russians firing 'nut job' Federal Bureau of Investigation director eased probe pressure

Trump later said he had already chose to fire Comey regardless of Rosenstein's memo, which the deputy attorney general confirmed to Congress this week. Asked whether he urged Comey to ease up on the Flynn investigation, Trump said at a news conference, "No, no", before ordering the media to move on to the "next question".

Cyclone basketball adds transfer from Nebraska

Jacobson joins Virginia's Marial Shayok, Princeton's Hans Brase and Texas-San Antonio's Jeff Beverly as new additions to the Cyclones' program. Coming in this season will be another pair of 4-star recruits, although Jacobsen will become the first scholarship player on the team's roster that is from the state of Iowa.

Defence deal with Saudi to counter 'malign Iranian influence': Tillerson

Rouhani won 57 per cent of the vote, scoring a convincing victory over hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi on 38.3 per cent. "At this point, I have no plans to call my counterpart in Iran, although in all likelihood, we will talk at the right time".

Magic Johnson Doesn't Commit to Lakers Drafting Lonzo Ball in TMZ Exclusive

In 1986, the lottery was not decided based on a team's record, but on what teams logo would be drawn first from a bingo-style bucket. If the Sixers don't extend Embiid before mid- to late October, he would play the 2017-18 season for $6.1 million and then they could make him a restricted free agent by giving him an $8 million million qualifying offer.

Trump insists after Senate hearing no evidence of collusion with Russian Federation

The pair spoke several times over the next two days, with McGahn asking Yates how Flynn had fared during an interview with the Federal Bureau of Investigation earlier that week - she did not answer - and why it was the concern of the Justice Department if White House officials had misled each other.