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Motorcycle rider killed in crash in Morgan County

A nearby trooper saw Courtney leave the crash site and continue driving west on Lake Underhill Road, troopers said. The tractor truck and flatbed trailer was carrying airport luggage carousels in the northbound outside lane, according to the Florida Highway Patrol , when it suddenly entered the paved shoulder.

Tucker: Why Did Comey Treat Trump & Clinton Differently?

Instead, Lynch told Comey to call it a "matter," Comey said, "which confused me". Though the bulk of his testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence focused on President Trump's decision to suddenly fire him and the Kremlin's alleged influence , conservatives seized on the Lynch comments, interpreting them as Lynch's attempt to interfere with the Clinton probe and " downplay " its importance.

President Trump fires back at White House reporters over James Comey's statements

President Donald Trump said fired FBI Director James Comey lied in his Senate testimony and that he would be willing to testify under oath that he didn't demand a pledge of personal loyalty from Comey . "I hope you can let this go". "You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer". "No collusion, no obstruction". Regarding Qatar, home to USA military facilities and a diplomatic imbroglio with its Gulf Region neighbors, Trump said, "We ask Qatar and other countries ...

John McCain's Weird Excuse For His Strange Questioning Of Comey

McCain's questions were nearly incoherent as he wandered all over the place and never seemed to make a point. McCain released a statement following Thursday's Senate Intelligence Committee hearing claiming that he stayed up late watching the Dbacks take on the San Diego Padres .

Three Dead And Two Wounded In Sandy Shooting

The shooting took place on a neighborhood street in the suburb of Sandy , about 20 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. The shooting outside a home in a middle-class neighborhood in Sandy was reported to police as a domestic dispute, said Nielsen.

Anti-Islamic Law Demonstration in Manhattan Meets Counter-Protest

To counter, members of the South Bay's interfaith community will hold a "Unity Rally" at the same location. Police for the most part kept the two protests separated. Takim said Sharia offers guidelines or principles on how Muslims should live. "Fiqh" refers to jurisprudence, or specific laws. So does the Old Testament.

Sinkhole swallows vehicle in Ocala

There, they found the auto in the sinkhole along with a gas leak, authorities said. Seth Wing saw the driver of the auto get out of her vehicle once the sinkhole opened. Investigators say the hole ruptured a gas line, but it was quickly repaired. State Road 200 was closed for a short period of time on Saturday but has been reopened.

Liveblog: Senate Intel Committee's Section 702 Hearing

But Coats appeared to flatly contradict that with his blanket statement that he never felt pressured to interfere or intervene in any investigation by the president or anyone in his administration. The latest report adds to questions of whether Trump interfered in the Russian Federation investigation, just one day before Comey is set to testify on Trump's request that he end his investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation

Mike Rogers recently appeared before a subcommittee hearing on cyber issues. News accounts say neither NSA Director Mike Rogers nor the director of national intelligence, Dan Coats, complied with the president's request. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat, has already promised to grill Rosenstein on what Trump told him when he said he wanted Comey fired. ANGUS KING: Why are you not answering our questions? In his much-anticipated testimony, Comey is expected to dispute Trump's ...

Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russian Federation probe would be 'appalling'

Mike Rogers , acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will all testify before the Senate intelligence committee 24 hours before the Comey hearing. Wednesday's hearing was supposed to focus on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, the law that governs how USA intelligence agencies conduct electronic surveillance and collect information between foreign powers and "agents of foreign powers" suspected of terrorism.

Senate Dems Ask for Obstruction of Justice Investigation After Comey Testimony

He reiterated his contemporaneous memos, including one stating the president dismissed everyone else in the Oval Office on February 14 before telling him, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go", in reference to the investigation surrounding former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

Qatar Petroleum says production not impacted by Gulf crisis

Despite a severing of diplomatic ties with several Arab states , Qatar's gas supplies to Egypt and the UAE have reportedly not been interrupted. Saudi Arabia said it was committed to "decisive and swift action to cut off all funding sources for terrorism" in a statement carried by the state news agency SPA, while Bahrain hailed US efforts to ensure "international solidarity" on the issue.

Comey's Testimony And The Rest Of The Week In Politics

Trump lawyer Marc Kasowitz will file the complaint with the DOJ's Inspector General and the Senate Judiciary Committee after Comey testified Thursday that he allowed a personal friend to leak an unclassified memo of his conversations with the president to news outlets in hopes it would trigger the appointment of a special counsel.

United States spy chiefs are ducking questions about Trump and Russian Federation

Rogers was referring to yesterday's Washington Post story that says Trump asked Daniel Coats , the director of national intelligence , to get former FBI Director James Comey to back off from his investigation into the Trump campaign.

Winning POWERBALL Numbers for Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 25. The drawing for the Powerball jackpot was scheduled to take place at 10:58 p.m., Wednesday. You choose five numbers from the white balls and one red Powerball number per ticket. The last MI player to win the Powerball jackpot was Julie Leach, of Three Rivers. North Carolina has had four Powerball jackpot winners of $74.5 million to $188 million.

President Trump holds first press conference since Comey's testimony

Despite Trump's frequent criticism of the outlet, the Times has been in the first few rows of every press conference the president has held since taking office. Instead, Trump let his lawyer do the talking for him. But the self-imposed silence didn't last. Kasowitz also asserted that Trump never directed Comey "in form or substance" to stop the FBI's investigation into the Trump campaign's contacts with Russian officials, and he said Comey's testimony confirmed that Trump "was not under ...

Russian Federation urges dialogue between Qatar, Arab neighbors to end dispute

Trump's bid to fashion himself as a neutral arbiter among Arab governments departed from his stance only a day earlier, when he left little doubt about where he felt the fault rested. The State Department had said the USA learned only at the last minute about the Arab nations' plan to cut ties. But Tillerson said the crisis was indeed affecting the USA military.

Officer who killed motorist to testify Friday

A 15-member jury could be considering the case as soon as Monday. Yanez's fate rests in the hands of a jury who will deliberate at the close of the trial. Squad auto video recorded him telling a supervisor after the shooting that he did not know where the gun was, although it also recorded him saying he told Castile to take his hand off it.

Uber sacks over 20 workers after sexual harassment probe

Uber is acting fast after an investigation substantiated multiple reports of sexual harassment at the company, CNN reports. Perkins Coie did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Earlier today, Perkins Coie said at an Uber meeting that it had received 215 complaints and taken action in 100 of them. "Arianna and Liane to press: there is no systemic sexual harassment, just Susan", Fowler tweeted after news of the firings broke.

'Your unwillingness speaks volumes': Senator rattles intel officials for stonewalling on Trump

USA intelligence chiefs are making a strong push, backed by the White House , to reauthorize a controversial law that allows US spy agencies to eavesdrop on foreign electronic communications. King said, "So it's your position that the special counsel's entitled to ask you questions about this, but not an oversight committee of the United States Congress ".

US Intelligence Chiefs Push for Permanent OK to Eavesdrop on Foreign Communications

Privacy advocates have criticized the law though for allowing the incidental collection of data belonging to millions of Americans without a search warrant. "The objective of the authority is to give the United States intelligence community the upper hand in trying to avert these types of attacks before they transpire", he said, referring to last month's attack in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people.

Nancy Pelosi Wants Trump To 'Go To Sleep'

Later, evidently proud of her diagnoses of the president's sleep deprivation, Pelosi repeated the line. When asked what advice she would give Trump so he could become a stronger leader, Pelosi said the nation's commander-in-chief needs to be better rested.

Officer's attorneys want Castile gun permit evidence omitted

KARE 11 reporter Lou Raguse says prosecutors seemed to be ok with the motion, as long as jurors would be instructed not to consider whether or not Castile had a permit. Protests over Castile's death shut down highways in the Minneapolis-St. As protesters immediately gathered outside the Governor's mansion, it became clear.

Teen's journal before Atlanta bus crash: 'God has called me here'

To feel better she made a decision to read her Bible, prayed and chose 1 Peter 5 and 2 Peter 1 for reading. Authorities say a church bus carrying Alabama high school students on their way to a mission trip in Africa crashed near Atlanta, killing one person and injuring several others.

Florida State beats Sam Houston St

He bounced back to strikeout the next two batters and almost escaped the inning until hitting sophomore designated hitter Jaxxon Grisham to give SHSU a 1-0 lead. Despite the adversity and trailing throughout the entire game, Florida State hung in, clawed back and eventually escaped with a 7-6 walk-off victory.

Donald Trump offers 'support' to Theresa May after polls setback

She ignored younger people, who preferred to stay in the European Union past year and now prefer the Labour Party to the Tories by a huge margin, 63 percent to 27 percent. In the Conservative Party , recriminations were immediate and stinging. He said the two were so close to the PM that critical MPs believed that, unless they made way, she would not be able to change her leadership style to adopt a more "outgoing, inclusive, responsive, empathetic approach".

Officer who killed black motorist to take the stand Friday

Defense attorney Paul Engh asked Mangseth whether it would be proper for an officer to shoot if a person had his hand on a gun and refused commands. KARE 11's Lou Raguse said during Yanez's testimony, Castile's family looked on, completely composed.

'Will Trump Regret This?' President Vows to Testify Under Oath

While addressing the USA congressional hearing , Comey said Trump fired him to try to undermine the agency's investigation of possible collusion by his campaign with Russia's alleged efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Donald Trump pressures Qatar to end 'high level' financing of terrorism

It wasn't immediately clear how Trump's sharp condemnation might affect US cooperation with Qatar, which hosts some 10,000 USA troops and a major USA air base that serves as a staging ground for operations in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. Tillerson, tapped by the White House to mediate the Arab diplomatic crisis, said the emir of Qatar has taken steps to cut back on terrorism financing and has been banishing extremists.

Director of National Intelligence Coats refuses to discuss Trump talks

Whatever else arises from tomorrow's Comey hearing, it is unlikely to eliminate the growing pressure on senior intelligence officials. When the senator asked McCabe whether Comey told him the president had asked for his loyalty, McCabe did not deny it; he simply refused to answer.

What we know about the assailants in the London terror attack

The married father-of-two, who worked for London Underground as a trainee customer services assistant for almost six months a year ago, could be seen in the programme arguing with police officers in the street, after displaying a flag used by IS in a London park.

Terror ringleader tried to hire 7.5-tonne lorry hours before London attack

They previously identified two other men as attackers: 27-year-old Khuram Sharzad Butt, a British citizen born in Pakistan, and 30-year-old Rachid Redouane, who "claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan". After leaving the vehicle, the terrorists used 12in ceramic knives with pink blades in a stabbing spree. "Where might the attackers have bought them from?" the Met's counter-terrorism command chief Dean Haydon said, calling on the public to contact police if they had any information on the weapons.

Police officer injured, suspect dead in Wilmington shooting

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. However, only a toy gun was recovered from the scene, investigators said. The exact cause of his death - gunshot wounds or the weight of the cruiser - has not been determined. "As the officers approached to make contact with him, several shots were fired and the suspect was struck", said LAPD spokesperson Norma Eisenman.

Sudanese Cabinet Confirms Support To Settle Gulf Crisis

The Qatari government said the move "reinforces baseless allegations that hold no foundation in fact". Qatar also backs the Palestinian political and militant group Hamas and the worldwide Islamist movement the Muslim Brotherhood , which Saudi Arabia and Egypt oppose.

Videos show rescue of rape victim, serial killer confessions

Someone is heard asking her, "Where's your buddy?" in reference to her boyfriend, Charles David Carver . Before becoming prisoner, Kohlhepp murdered Brown's boyfriend, Charlie Carver, by shooting him three times, and putting his body in a shallow grave.