Portland Victim Thanks The Courageous Men Who Died While Saving Her

Three separate fundraising campaigns have raised over $840,000 (£655,000) for the families of two men who were killed after apparently standing up for a Muslim girl and her friend in Portland. "They are heroes, yet their families are not only going to be faced with the pain of losing people they love, but with financial hardships from their passings", a description on the GoFundMe page says.

New South Korean leader to go to White House summit in June

North Korea's state-run news agency, KCNA, said the country had on Sunday successfully launched a new type of ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. The U.S. has said North Korea must abandon its nuclear weapons program entirely; Moon said, "North Korea must change its attitude of insisting on pressing ahead with its arms development before dialogue is possible", as Reuters puts it.

Trump's Media Complaints Made Their Way Into An Unlikely Speech

In his speech, Trump boasted of his early successes in the White House - appointing a conservative Supreme Court justice, for example, and sharply curtailing illegal border crossings. Escaping Washington for the day trip, Mr Trump appeared buoyed as he drew hearty applause throughout his remarks from the crowd of family and friends of the cadets attending the outdoor ceremony on a brilliantly sunny day at the Coast Guard stadium.

100 firefighters battle blaze in LA canyon

More than 100 firefighters are battling a serious brush fire in Mandeville Canyon near the Getty Center on the Westside of Los Angeles. Firefighters aided by water-dropping aircraft were able to contain 70 percent of the fire by early evening.

Teenager At Center Of Portland Stabbing Attack Thanks Men Who Died

KOIN obtained the video , which they said was recorded by a woman who asked only to be identified as KK. His mother, Mary Christian, told the Huffington Post , "I can't imagine he would do anything like this, unless he was on drugs or something".

KCMS student to compete in National Bee

And when that doesn't help, she said she takes a deep breath and gives it her best shot. "When I heard the word I did this little dance on stage". His victory earned him an all-expenses paid trip to the site of the spelling bee, covered by the Salem News, Review and Morning Journal - co-sponsors of the county bee along with the Columbiana County Educational Service Center.

Razorbacks Selected To Host NCAA Regional

Dates and times will be announced Monday at 11 a.m. The Wildcats also will find out whether they are one of the eight national seeds who would host a Super Regional should they advance past the regional round. The Beavers are widely expected to be named the No. 1 national seed at 9 a.m. PT Monday when the NCAA announces the entire 64-team postseason field.

Macron Says Tense Handshake With Trump Was a 'Moment of Truth'

Officially, however, Moscow canceled the visit due to Paris' rescheduling of some " cultural events " that Putin was particularly interested in attending. "It was a tremendously productive meeting where I strengthened America bonds. It would be silly not to use that chance". The new French president , who in the past has been critical of Moscow's policies, is due to host President Vladimir Putin for the first time at the Chateau de Versailles .

Kelly Defends 'Back Channel' to Foreign Nations

In his Sunday tweets, the president also referred to his global trip, saying "Just returned from Europe". The administration had hoped Trump's nine-day turn in the global spotlight would offer a respite from relentless coverage - marked by an endless barrage of explosive revelations - of an ever-widening probe into Russian meddling in last year's election and possible collusion by the Trump campaign.

Virginia State Police Special Agent Dies After Traffic Stop Shooting

Special Agent Walter, a Powhatan County resident, is survived by his wife, Jaime, and two sons and a daughter, ages 14, 9 and 6, respectively. Walter, who's white, was an 18-year veteran of Virginia State Police and former member of the U.S.

Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

According to the official, Trump told Macron "you were my guy" in the election when the two met Thursday. Trump told Macron of his views in comments relayed by an official in the French government's office - after a bilateral meeting where the two men engaged in a vigorous handshake that lasted more than five seconds.

Mississippi man shot eight

Names of the other victims were not immediately released. Godbolt was treated at the scene for a gunshot would before being taken University of Mississippi MEdical Center in Jackson. "Not after what I've done". Eight people, including a sheriff's deputy, two underage boys and five adults, were shot and killed at three different residences by a gunman after an alleged domestic argument over his children.

Trump delays return to USA, delivers quick victory speech

U.S. President Donald Trump , left, French President Emmanuel Macron and EU Council President Donald Tusk, right, watch the Frecce Tricolori Italian Air Force acrobatic squadron performing, in Taormina, Italy, Friday, May 26, 2017. There is no evidence that money has begun to "pour in" and countries do not pay the US or North Atlantic Treaty Organisation directly. The highlight of Trump's trip was the signing of a $110 billion weapon sales deal with Saudi Arabia, prompting intense criticism ...

Homeland security chief defends alleged plan for 'back channel' to the Russians

On Saturday White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster suggested such communications might be typical, saying the back channel communications the administration has with a number of countries allow for "discreet" communication.

AP Report: Kushner ties to Russian Federation questioned as Trump blasts media

Kushner previously volunteered to share with Congress what he knows about these meetings", Gorelick said in a statement Thursday.NY [U.S.], May 28 (ANI): U. Trump interviewed potential candidates and said he was "very close" to deciding on a replacement before he left for the Middle East. "I also continue to be encouraged by the level of engagement between this White House and Congress on foreign policy matters, and I commend Secretary of State Tillerson, National Security Advisor McMaster, ...

Trump, Republicans push back on Kushner reports

The person and others discussing private conversations spoke on condition of anonymity. He focused heavily on leaks - both those coming out of the White House and an intelligence leak blamed on Americans about this week's deadly bombing at a concert in England.

Kushner's Russian back channel involved Syria

When asked yesterday whether he was concerned about news reports suggesting Kushner spoke with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in December about creating the line of communication so the two sides could have sensitive conversations about the war in Syria, U.S.

Dems question Kushner's Russia ties; Trump decries media 'lies'

And on Thursday evening, the Democratic National Committee called for Kushner's security clearance to be suspended. The source said the aim was to connect Mr Trump's chief national security adviser at the time, Michael Flynn, with Russian military leaders.

Joe Straus to Dan Patrick: House won't budge on bathroom bill

He added: "As far as I'm concerned, it was enough and we will go no further". "This has always been about the children with disabilities who need access to this vital therapy care and the moms and dads who fight so hard for their kids", Rachel Hammon, executive director of the Texas Association of Home Care & Hospice, said in a statement.

Police identify man in double killing on Oregon train

The victims of a gruesome stabbing on a MAX train in Northeast Portland were identified by police on Saturday. "These two men died heroes as a result of a horrific act of racist violence", Wheeler said. Meanwhile, Mr Fletcher continues to recover after sustaining a knife wound to his neck that his mother said was "a millimetre" from his jugular vein.

Mississippi: Eight people, including deputy sheriff, killed in shooting

Mississippi Bureau of Investigation spokesman Warren Strain said that charges have still not been filed against the suspect. Mr Strain said investigators were gathering evidence at all three locations. The teen was freed was unharmed. Governor Phil Bryant issued a statement on Facebook , reading: "I ask all Mississippians to join Deborah and me in praying for those lost in Lincoln County".

At Least 8 People Killed in Series of Mississippi Shootings

News photos showed authorities apprehending and cuffing Godbolt. He's the stepfather-in-law of Godbolt. He expresses regret for shooting the sheriff's deputy. The bodies of a man, woman and two young men were found at the other crime scenes, the newspaper reported . He was a two year veteran of the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department, and he was a four-year veteran of the Brookhaven Police Department.

Kushner Ties to Russia Questioned as Trump Cites Media 'Lies'

Trump aides, according to several USA news accounts in recent days, say that he could soon establish a "war room" inside the White House to deal with the burgeoning number of questions about his aides' links to Russian Federation and that he has hired a NY lawyer to advise him in handling the various investigations.

Trump plan on Paris climate deal unclear after G7 pressure

But according to a media report by USA website Axios , Mr Trump has told "confidants", including the head of the Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt, that he plans to leave a landmark global agreement on climate change . The photo of him tightly gripping the hand of French President Emmanuel Macron and video of him appearing to push past the prime minister of Montenegro out of his way made headlines.

John Brennan: Russia interfered in U.S. election process

In a letter to the Senate committee on Monday, Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment protection from self-incrimination in deflecting the panel's subpoena for a wide array of documents and information related to his contacts with Russians. One memo reportedly shows Trump pressuring Comey to shut down the bureau's investigation into Flynn's Russian Federation ties. Citing three current and former US officials familiar with the intelligence, the newspaper said the conversations focussed on Paul ...

White House: Trump trip left no doubt 'who America's friends are'

Notably, he also did not offer an explicit public endorsement of NATO's "all for one, one for all" collective defense principle, though White House officials said his mere presence at the meeting signaled his commitment. But in remarks that humiliated other leaders, Trump said that " NATO members must finally contribute their fair share and meet their financial obligations".

Police Cancel Amber Alert For Missing 1-Year-Old, Father

Police say she was seen wearing an orange shirt and jeans. The Moore Police Department issued the alert Saturday morning a little before 9 a.m., saying 1-year-old girl Rosa Steffens. Officers were told by VA officials that Todd never arrived at the hospital. Police were concerned for Todd and his daughter's whereabouts because, according to Todd's wife, he suffers from PTSD and has a traumatic brain injury that causes him frequent blackouts.

Top Trump advisers dodge questions about Kushner's Russian Federation

Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor. The Post first reported the request, which covers materials such as emails, phone records and documents dating to Trump's first days as a candidate in July 2015.

PD: Douglas, Mass. Teen Drowns in Reservoir

Her body was recovered around 2:45 p.m.by a dive team in about six feet of water. Police say the woman was pronounced dead at an area hospital. "They're not that common, but at this time of year you prepare yourself for that", Furno said.

Wausau community comes together for Memorial Day parade to honor veterans

Several cities now claim to be the birthplace of Memorial Day, including Macon and Columbus, Georgia, Richmond , Virginia, Boalsburg, Pennsylvania , Waterloo, New York and Carbondale, Illinois. But all of us can honor those who have given their lives in service to our country by giving ourselves in service to those in need around us. The Claremore Veterans Center (CVC) will hold a Memorial Day Service at 1:30 p.m.in their auditorium, located at 3001 W.

Woman locked children in trunk while she shopped at Walmart

Once Castillo returned to the auto, she was interviewed by police and booked into Weber County Jail for investigation of child abuse. Castillo was charged with four counts of child abuse, a Class C misdemeanor for which she could face jail time and fines.

Trump sons met with GOP officials over political strategy

Three of President Donald Trump's family members met with GOP leaders Thursday to discuss the party's strategy as concerns over the Russian Federation investigation continue to pile up, reported the Washington Post . Among those present at the meeting were RNC Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, former digital strategist for Trump's campaign Brad Parscale, RNC Chief of Staff Sara Armstrong and Trump campaign committee chairman Michael Glassner, among others.

Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation comments to Russians were aimed at cooperation -aides

For now, it looks like Comey could severely incriminate Trump because he has come to believe that the commander in chief was trying to influence his judgment on the Russian Federation investigation, "a person familiar with his thinking" told CNN .

Boston Celtics GM encourages son to run for Chaffetz seat

Ainge officially declared his candidacy Monday, according to the Utah lieutenant governor's office - joining an already-crowded Republican primary field . Tanner Ainge is already drawing lines between himself, Utah and MA. While Ainge faces a crowded field in the November 7 special election, BYU political science professor David Magleby told the Tribune, "being the son of a highly recognized and highly regarded local favorite (is an advantage)".

Chinese fighters intercept US Air Force plane over East China Sea

China has not commented on the incident, but it accuses the USA of carrying out reconnaissance flights over Chinese coastal waters and regularly calls on the United States to reduce patrols in the area. The US crew said they were acting in full accordance with worldwide law. The American plane, a WC-135 Constant Phoenix, collects samples from the air to detect nuclear explosions.