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Three men arrested in Ilford over London Bridge attack

Pakistan-born Khuram Butt , 27, and Rachid Redouane , 30, both from Barking were the other two attackers, according to BBC . The 30-year-old was held on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorist acts during a search of a property in Ilford and taken for questioning at a south London police station, Scotland Yard said.

'Happy St. Comey's Day': Late night jokes about James Comey's testimony

Former FBI Director James Comey's testimony Thursday about possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump prompted calls from Democrats and Republicans for an expansion of ongoing probes examining the actions of other senior administration officials.

Trump speaks to Saudi king as Gulf crisis deepens

His defense secretary, James Mattis, also spoke to his Qatari counterpart to express commitment to the Gulf region's security. Qatar, a major player in the global gas industry and host to the biggest USA military base in the Middle East , has crafted an independently-minded foreign policy, attracting criticism for engaging with groups from Hezbollah to Hamas .

Trump not allowed to block Twitter users

The White House didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University-which was founded past year to promote free expression in the digital age-smelled a constitutional issue here.

State's free tuition program taking applications

Upon graduation, recipients of the scholarship must live and work in NY for the same number of years they received the scholarship. 200,000 students are estimated to be eligible recipients when " the program is fully implemented ". Commenting on the program were secretary to the governor, Melissa DeRosa, state director of the division of the budget, Robert Mujica, and state assistant secretary for education, Dan Fuller.

Rural Florida Hit Hardest By Trump Medicaid Cuts — Georgetown Study

Officials in Texas have declined to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. The House passed the bill in May. The study , which was conducted by Georgetown's Center for Children and Families and UNC's North Carolina Rural Health Research Program, used county-level U.S.

Betsy DeVos abandons LGBTQ students, won't protect them from discrimination

Instead, she founded organizations that pumped millions of dollars into efforts to promote charter schools, voucher programs and other alternatives to traditional public schools known collectively as school choice . They've criticized it for raiding money from the program's reserve, as well as not adjusting the maximum award to inflation - meaning it could cover a smaller portion of their college cost.

Police searching Arkansas landfill in Colorado killing

The following morning, Densmore drove to Okmulgee, Okla., which is almost 40 miles south of Tulsa. The remains were later identified as Mead's. It is not known how long police will be searching the area. At this point, it is unknown how long the search will continue. Densmore was arrested February 15 just west of Tulsa on suspicion of violating a custody agreement.

Pelosi : I Wish George W. Bush Was Still President

You can ask President Bush. During an interview with Fox News in February, the president said he only sleeps four to five hours a night, and as we all know, he's always on Twitter in the wee hours of the night or early, as the sun begins to rise.

Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

Victor pleaded not guilty to a charge of willful retention and transmission of national defense information in federal court in Augusta, Georgia. It's the same charge federal authorities used to arrest victor, a government contractor and former Air Force linguist, after FBI agents interviewed her and searched her Augusta home Saturday.

Teen killed, another wounded after shooting on Bushwick streetcorner

Cops found the 17-year-old shot in the stomach and leg and the 14-year-old victim with a gunshot wound in his thigh. Police haven't released the names of the victims, however, a woman, Charee Davis, who spoke to NBC 4 NY said she is a cousin of both the victims, who are also cousins.

North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Accord withdrawal

As for the Paris Climate Accord , 196 different countries agreed to adopt green energy sources, cut down on emissions and limit the spike in global temperatures. My two highlights were Benjamin Zycher, scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, and Jake Novak of CNBC. What is more interesting is that state governments in the USA are ready to bypass the federal withdrawal.

School bus rear-ends another, 17 with minor injuries

The front bus tried to avoid the bag of unknown debris in the road. They were said to have only minor injuries, and none were expected to be admitted. Witnesses said children were checked by EMS on the lawn of a Burger King restaurant on Route 17 North. The New Jersey Department of Transportation was at the scene, as were school officials.

NJ Transit releases schedules for Penn Station repair work

NJ Transit released the final details of its schedule for most of the summer, which will send Morris & Essex Lines riders to Hoboken , but spares 75 percent of rail commuters from major disruption. "See gate agent upon arrival", NJ Transit said. Main/Bergen, Pascack Valley and Port Jervis Lines will operate on regular weekday schedules, however, connecting PATH trains at Hoboken Terminal may be different.

Man dies after being restrained by Texas deputy, her husband

Gonzalez said the deputy administered CPR to Hernandez until paramedics arrived on the scene and transported him to an area hospital. Attorney Jack Carroll said the video was turned over to him by a concerned citizen. He's drunk.' He wasn't in any position to fight. On Sunday, Hernandez's family and supporters held a vigil at the Denny's restaurant in his memory and to call for justice.

George and Amal Clooney welcome birth of twins

He also added that he's been prepping for his new role as dad: "I know swaddling..." Let's not forget that he considered his wedding to Amal , a high-powered human rights attorney, as " marrying up ". The couple got married to each other in Italy in 2014, and are touted as one of the most attractive celebrity couples around the world. Celebrity couple George Clooney and Amal Clooney welcomed twins on Tuesday morning, reported news agency AFP .

Trump is reportedly getting frustrated with Jeff Sessions

A spokeswoman at the Justice Department declined to comment, and the White House did not respond to a request for comment. Mr Sessions has come under fire from the President over his recusal from an investigation of Russian meddling in last year's U.S.

Lordy, does Twitter have fun with Comey's exclamation

When Comey said of a social media threat from Trump, "I've seen the tweet about tapes". "I was sacked in some way to change, or the endeavor was to change, the way the Russian Federation investigation was being conducted", Comey testified under oath.

Trump's request to drop Flynn probe was 'disturbing': Comey

Comey did not call off the Flynn investigation - and was sacked. How can the head of the FBI do an honest and impartial investigation when his boss tells him to water down the press statements? "Jeff could add a lot of light to it as to why he recused himself", Sen.

One killed as church bus carrying high school students overturns

Mount Zion Baptist Church noted on their Facebook page that even though they "are completely brokenhearted" they were thankful for the compassion churches around Atlanta showed their traveling team after the accident. The girl who died was not a student in the district, he said. Firetrucks and ambulances swarmed the area near Atlanta's airport. "Several serious injuries.

Utah tries to fathom suburb shooting that killed mom, son

He says one child is a 5th. In a private Instagram post obtained by KUTV, Patterson had written Tuesday morning that he loved Memorez Rackley and lamented that she had kept their relationship a secret. The injured boy's name was announced at his 5th grade graduation, prompting a standing ovation, said classmate Chloee Walker. He said his son Anthony was walking home from nearby Brookwood Elementary School, so Corbett rushed outside and found his son safe in the driveway.

Hyundai Recalling 600000 Santa Fe, Sonata, and Genesis Vehicles

Yesterday, Hyundai recalled more than 437,000 Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport vehicles from the 2013-2017 model years to fix a potentially unsafe problem with their hood latches. In Sonata and Genesis sedans, corrosion in the parking brake possibly kept drivers from knowing the brake is on while driving, the company said.

Mecca Newspaper: Bahrain foreign minister says all options open on Qatar

Their "fingerprints are all over the place" in terror funding, Gargash said. Meanwhile Kuwait's ruler Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah continued a regional effort to mediate the crisis, shuttling from the UAE en route to Qatar on Wednesday evening, a Kuwaiti diplomat told Reuters .

Ex-FBI chief Comey says he has no doubt about Russian Federation interference

They stressed that Comey did not hand the Congress a fully-grown, ready-made criminal case against the president. In his prepared statement, Comey said he saw no reason to inform Attorney General Jeff Sessions because he expected Sessions to step aside from the Russian Federation investigation.

Comey says he was sacked because of Russian Federation investigation

Following Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on his meetings with President Trump and the FBI's Russian Federation probe, however, they are now relying on Comey's credibility and judgement to help make their case against Trump .

Trump breaks silence on Comey testimony: 'total and complete vindication'

Comey said it was not up to him but instead the independent special counsel in the Russian probe, Robert Mueller , to decide whether Trump broke a law. Mr Comey told Congress under oath he believed he was sacked to influence his investigation into the Trump campaign. This prevented his memory of what was said during those meetings from being called into question, DeLong said, adding that none of the intelligence committee panelists went after the facts as they were written in a ...

'Lies, plain and simple' - Comey on Trump admin

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, said in a statement: "Former FBI Director Comey's written testimony confirms a host of troubling allegations concerning the President's conduct". "I believe the timing of your firing stinks", said Democrat Senator Ron Wyden. JAMES COMEY: I think it's described in a written release from DOJ which I don't remember sitting here, but the gist is he will be recused from all matters relating to Russian Federation or the ...

Trump's Personal Attorney Denies Comey Allegations, Says Comments Vindicate President

Trump reportedly "dipped in and out of the small dining room off the Oval Office" to watch about 45 minutes of Comey's testimony , along with his personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz. During his Thursday testimony, Comey said the only people he told about his recollections of the Trump encounters were the "deputy director, my chief of staff, general counsel, deputy director's chief counsel and then, more often than not, the number three person at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the ...

Testimony of Ex-FBI Director Leaves Door Open to Speculation

Former FBI Director James Comey speaks during a hearing before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill, Washington , D.C., June 8, 2017. Asked why he thought Trump fired him, Comey said he did not know for sure. He found Comey to be well-informed, disciplined and credible during his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee .

Samsung's Curved Gaming Monitors Come With Ultrawide 49-Inch Model

At this point, the object you're describing resembles less a desktop monitor and more a truncated TV screen. Samsung has taken this to a new extreme with the launch of its "Super Ultra-wide" 49-inch curved gaming monitor. This unique combination helps deliver game scenes in their entirety, with deeper blacks, brighter whites, and more vivid colors. Specifically, it offers an impressive 95 percent coverage of the DCI-P3 professional color space, a 144 Hz refresh rate and four-channel scanning ...

Lordy! Ex-FBI chief sets Twitter abuzz but @realDonaldTrump is silent

In a statement after the hearing, he joked that he " got the sense from Twitter" that his line of questioning "went over people's heads". What does matter, he said , is finding evidence Trump intended halt the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, which he says "the president himself has supplied".

Hawaii passes law committing state to Paris climate deal

The movement, which is supported by states like New York and California, is led by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg . "Last week, Democratic and Republican mayors from cities across America came together to say, "Enough" - we will not let the future of our world be jeopardized by inaction at the very top", Garcetti said.

Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch

North Korea launched a volley of ballistic missiles off its east coast early today, the news agency Yonhap reported, citing the South Korean military. The Global Times , published by China's official People's Daily , however said that no matter the outcome of the environmental study, South Korea's announcement could reduce tensions.

Man goes on racist rant at Starbucks, calls black man a slave

A local news photographer captured the incident on video. Coffee spilled on a 23-year-old man in a Chicago Starbucks led to a racially charged confrontation. Boucher is seen screaming in the video. "Do not walk off on two legs". "You don't deserve to walk on two legs, vermin". In a rage, the man ended up punching a 59-year-old, sending him to the hospital with an eye injury, and spitting on a 30-year-old man and a 34-year-old woman, according to police.

Man kicked by cops undergoing surgery for burns

Officers had fired shots as they chased him. But the driver kept going. He allegedly crashed into a utility pole which burst into flames and injured another driver who was not involved in the pursuit. Watch the cellphone video below: In the video, the first officer goes up and kicks Feliz, knocking him down. "They came out into the middle of the road and created a barricade", witness Tom Evans said.