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ICC Champions Trophy 2017

The New Zealand side meet Bangladesh in Cardiff on Friday night (NZ time) in their final pool match of the one-day cricket global competition, with England and Australia facing off in the pool's other fixture. 'I think if we're truly going to be contenders for this tournament, we need to beat the best teams - and Australia are one of the best teams, ' he said.

Flash flood, thunderstorm watches issued for Cayuga County

Between 2 pm and 4 pm showers and storms will be moving through the Finger Lakes region. Heavy rain that falls from these thunderstorms has the potential to cause localized flash flooding. The watch also includes Wyoming, Monroe, Ontario, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, southern Erie and Wayne counties in Western New York. Rain will be very heavy in numerous storms that develop, which could very well lead to some flash flooding in spots.

Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for obstruction of justice

Trump said he was being investigated by the man who, in the first place, told him to fire James Comey . In an earlier tweet on Friday, Mr Trump wrote that nobody has been able to show any proof of "collusion with the Russians ".

Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1 _ Team Scalise

Sava says Scalise has responded to family members while he's still under sedation. Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were wounded on Wednesday when a man identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, from the St Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, opened fire on the lawmakers as they practiced for an annual charity baseball game between Republicans and Democrats.

Trump says "could be some unity" after Scalise "sacrifice"

President Donald Trump spoke at the White House, saying Scalise's condition is more hard than initially thought. Scalise's security detail and other police officers shot and killed the assailant, James Hodgkinson of IL, who had lashed out against President Donald Trump and other Republicans over social media.

Michelle Carter found guilty of involuntary manslaughter

It is not clear when the judge will issue his verdict. The judge allowed Carter to remain free on bail until her sentencing on August 3. Her sentence could range from probation to 20 years in prison. Her defense tried to show that she too suffered from suicidal ideation after taking antidepressants. He also declared that what amounted to a constant and aggressive encouragement (for him to go ahead and take the suicide plunge) during these texts was what " caused the death of Mr.

Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russia probe

President Donald Trump suggested that there was some hypocrisy in Rosenstein's involvement in a tweet on Friday, saying "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" In an interview with NBC's Lester Holt on May 11, Trump said he was "going to fire [Comey] regardless of recommendation" from Rosenstein and Sessions.

Border Patrol arrests 4 men at medical camp run by aid group

So far this year through April, agents in the Tucson Sector have rescued 160 people and reported 14 deaths. We think this was a direct targeted attack on the humanitarian assistance we have been providing during the deadliest time of the year, and we have been providing this humanitarian assistance for over 13 years.

Black gun owners worried by acquittal in Castile shooting

And, as in prior cases of Black men being shot and killed, the Justice Department could open an investigation into the case, as Castile's uncle has requested. Police ordered the protesters to disperse and the crowd eventually moved off I-94 mainlines and onto an entrance ramp. Yanez, who is Latino, pulled Castile over for a broken tail light July 6 in Falcon Heights, after alerting his police partner in another squad vehicle that Castile resembled one of the suspects in a recent ...

1-year-old Keiria Marie Trent taken from home Sunday

Trent is accused of taking his daughter about 5 p.m. while she was being watched by her sister, according to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. Police believe Matthew R. Trent has the baby in a 2006 Black Saturn Ion with Red Rims with license plate number GUF5050. So far it's unclear how Trent knows the toddler.

President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Rosenstein . " FBI director " James Comey in a tweet Friday morning, once again calling the investigation a " witch hunt ". The inquiry's apparent expansion to target Trump reportedly focuses on whether the president attempted to obstruct the investigation - in particular, on Trump's reported attempts to encourage former FBI director James Comey to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

Another police shooting acquittal worries black gun owners

Paul - according to the Star Tribune newspaper. Ms Reynolds, whose video showed 32-year-old Mr Castile covered in blood as an officer pointed his gun at him, said he had been reaching for his licence when he was shot. "You call yourself a good cop, but you see one of your colleagues beating somebody", she said. The world learned of Philando Castile's death through a Facebook livestream launched by his girlfriend seconds after he was shot by a Minnesota police officer.

Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances

Trump expressed frustration Thursday at the prospect of that review, again taking to Twitter to denounce the probe as a "witch hunt", and complaining that Hillary Clinton should be the subject of a Russia-related investigation, not him.

The complex issues of the Russian Federation probe, special counsel

But then Rosenstein made the surprise move to appoint Robert Mueller as special counsel to lead the Russian Federation investigation, a development that people close to Sessions and Trump believe has worsened matters for everyone involved.

Top aides talked Trump out of firing Mueller

Under Justice Department rules, Trump would seemingly have to order Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein to rescind department regulations protecting a special counsel from being fired for no good reason, and then to fire Mueller. Ruddy visited the White House Monday, but administration officials noted he didn't speak with Trump . After the meeting with Mueller, Warner was asked by CNN's Manu Raju whether the committee is looking into obstruction of justice or if that was part of ...

Schumer, Senate Democrats Ask For Meeting With Republicans About Health Care Bill

She's talking about the International Community Health Services clinic where she spoke at last week in Seattle. Senate Republicans are racing to craft an Obamacare replacement bill that could come to a vote by early July. In the summer of 2009, when Democratic members of Congress were defending their effort to remake the nation's health care system, they were taunted by crowds chanting, "Read the bill, read the bill".

Thousands in Minnesota protest the Philando Castile shooting verdict

Paul, must be held accountable for their failures to secure justice for victims of police violence". Officer Yanez pulled him over for a broken tail light, and Philando told him he was licensed to carry a gun and had one in the auto. His death garnered national attention after his girlfriend began recording the incident on Facebook Live. He declined to say whether he thought Yanez acted appropriately, but said the jury sympathizes with the Castile family.

Fugitive polygamous Mormon sect leader arrested in South Dakota

Jeffs was busted Wednesday after a year on the run in a lakeside area near the South Dakota-Nebraska state line, where he was living out of his truck. Haug called police in Yankton and said he provided officers with store video and pawn paperwork. Jeffs and other leaders were accused of instructing followers to buy items with their food stamp cards and give them to a church warehouse where leaders decided how to distribute products to followers.

Camera captures Florida man chasing off armed robbers with machete

The three men have all been arrested in connection with the robbery and are being held in a nearby jail. Armed men tried to rob a home this week, but were arrested after one of the victims grabbed a machete and fought back, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office reports .

Poll Shows Most Doubt Trump's Respect for Institutions

Trump was returning from a trip to Milwaukee. An average of 34.8 percent of Americans think the country is moving in the right direction - up 0.5 percent, while 56.8 percent think the country is going in the wrong direction - down a full percentile from last week.

Schumer calls for all-senators meeting on health care

John Thune, R-S.D., said. "It is deeply disturbing", Erika Sward, assistant vice president of the American Lung Association, told the Associated Press. Heller's vote is considered critical, as is Alaska Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), in some meetings. Since Democrats have 48 votes against dismantling the existing law, any three Republican senators could put a stop to this fantastically anti-democratic process.

United States to announce travel ban for North Korea?

North Korean captors reportedly explained Warmbier's state with a diagnosis of a botulism bacterial infection, though American doctors have found no traces of such a diagnosis. "I don't know what being in shock is, but I'm pretty sure I was", the father told assembled reporters in Cincinnati . Otto Warmbier was a 21-year-old University of Virginia economics major with a bright future when he signed on for a short tourist trip to North Korea in December 2015.

Hospital: US congressman Scalise still in critical condition

The shooter was an IL man, James Hodgkinson, who had lashed out against President Donald Trump and Republicans over social media. The rifle-wielding 66-year-old, who died during the attack, had a history of anger aimed at Republican officials.

GOP, Dem governors call for changes in House health bill

And Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has arranged for it to go straight to the floor of the Senate, where it would need only 50 votes (plus the vice president) to pass, pushing through a major reform of one-sixth of the USA economy without the opposition party or the public knowing anything about its contents.

Washington Capitals rumors: Jay Beagle and the NHL Expansion Draft

But probably not. Mock drafts have Fleury as an obvious choice for Vegas with the veteran backstop reportedly waiving his no-movement clause by Pittsburgh's request. The one thing that didn't materialize was a large number of trades happening involving players teams didn't want to expose. Penn State has had its share over the past few years, Eamon McAdam's status as a third round NY islanders draft choice the highest a Penn State player has gone.

Justice Department Says Rod Rosenstein Isn't Recusing Himself From Russia Investigation

In that case, Rosenstein could be called as a witness. ABC News , citing unnamed sources, reported Friday that Rosenstein has privately acknowledged to colleagues that he may have to recuse himself . The president made a tweet about his defeated Democratic opponent complaining that the probe is unfair. A representative for Trump's lawyer promptly reacted to the allegation.

The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences

Mr Cosby pleaded not guilty to all the charges. Bill's six-day trial marked the culmination of a scandal that eclipsed his career in recent years , as he has faced an ever-increasing number of similar sexual abuse allegations from dozens of women dating back decades, all of which he has denied.

Amazing!: Bette Midler's Tony Awards Speech Was Literally Everything

However, when she got only a fraction of the way though her thanks, the music to signal she's run out of time began to chime. Midler last won a special Tony for her performance in Clams on the Half Shell Revue but she managed to keep that acceptance speech under two minutes.

Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

Homeland Security Department spokesman David Lapan says no decisions about DACA's ultimate fate have been made. "Today, we received the unfortunate news that DHS Secretary John Kelly , after consulting Attorney General Jeff Sessions, has rescinded the Obama era memoranda known as DAPA , which provided protection from deportation for parents of USA citizens and lawful permanent residents".

Lead Surgeon: US Congressman Scalise Showing Improvement After Being Shot

The No. 3 House Republican remains in intensive care and is likely to stay hospitalized for weeks. The Congressman had been awake initially but, due to severe bleeding, had gone into shock by the time he arrived at the hospital. Additional operations will be needed in the coming days to manage Scalise's abdominal injuries and other broken bones , Sava said, adding he hoped that hemorrhaging "is not going to be our biggest enemy any longer".

Trooper dead after 2-car collision on Florida highway

Master Sgt. Bishop was hit after troopers say two other cars headed south collided in a separate crash. Bishop was well known in the community and a highly respected public servant. "This is a tragedy that highlights the risks that FHP troopers encounter every day as they serve our state", the statement said. Bishop was struck by at least one vehicle while standing outside of his patrol vehicle.

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

Doctors said he was near death upon arrival at MedStar Washington Hospital Center . So Young Pak, director of media relations at MedStar Washington Hospital Center where Scalise is being treated, gave no additional details about his condition.

Cuba condemns Trump's 'hostile rhetoric' but still wants to talk

Consistent with the Administration's interest in not negatively impacting Americans for arranging lawful travel to Cuba , any travel-related arrangements that include direct transactions with entities related to the Cuban military, intelligence, or security services that may be implicated by the new Cuba policy will be permitted provided that those travel arrangements were initiated prior to the issuance of the forthcoming regulations.

Minnesota officer acquitted in shooting of Philando Castile

The shooting drew widespread attention and condemnation in part because Castile's girlfriend streamed the gruesome aftermath of the shooting live on Facebook. Outside the courthouse, Valerie Castile said Yanez got away with "murder", noting that her son was wearing a seatbelt and in a auto with his girlfriend and her then-4-year-old daughter when he was shot.

Aaron Judge clears Yankee Stadium bleachers with monster 495-foot home run

Judge's fourth homer in three games extended his Major League Baseball lead to 22 homers. However, it did set the stage for Judge to bat in the top of the eighth with Aaron Hicks on second after a double. Matt Shoemaker has given up 4 runs in 3 of his last 5 starts, including 10 runs in his last 17 innings, so he's gonna have to turn that around against his lineup.