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GOP pursuing Clinton inquiry on erased emails
- September 19, 2016

Finally, Clinton admitted to investigators that she had used 13 separate Blackberry phones over the course of her tenure as Secretary of State. But in doing so, they failed miserably to do their duty and hold Clinton accountable for her actions. (more...)
House conservatives offer resolution to impeach IRS chief House conservatives offer resolution to impeach IRS chief
- September 14, 2016

Fleming suggested that House Democrats ― or even House Republicans ― are likely to offer some type of procedural vote to dispense with the impeachment resolution, perhaps as soon as Tuesday. Koskinen's defenders frequently cite a 2015 report from a Republican-appointed Treasury Department inspector general that concluded there was no evidence that the email backups were intentionally destroyed with the intent of keeping records from investigators. (more...)
Clinton, Trump Nearly Even 9 Weeks From Election, Poll Says
- September 07, 2016

A new CNN poll out Tuesday suggests Trump has pulled ahead of Clinton by a mere 2 percentage points among likely voters. Finally, in terms of party support, Trump has reached 90% support among Republicans, essentially in the same window where Romney was at this point in 2012. (more...)
Mike Riley Post-Game Press Conference Following Nebraska's Season Opener Win Mike Riley Post-Game Press Conference Following Nebraska's Season Opener Win
- September 06, 2016

Another sign in the stadium read, "A Season for Sam", according to ESPN . He and Mike Sadler, a former punter for Michigan State, had traveled to Wisconsin to work a punting camp. If the Nebraska Football team can win the turnover battle each game, look for them to run the table in the Big Ten. And then it's up to the kids to avoid that. (more...)
Taylor Swift dismissed from jury duty in the US Taylor Swift dismissed from jury duty in the US
- September 02, 2016

Whitehouse added that Swift would've been willing to serve on other kinds of cases. However, the Blank Space hitmaker's legal team shot back saying that Swift had been " surprised, upset, offended, and alarmed " by the alleged assault. Organisers had given the notoriously outspoken West four minutes on stage with which to do whatever he wanted - and he did mention Swift, in passing, in his rambling monologue. (more...)
With no 'softening' on immigration, can Trump broaden support? With no 'softening' on immigration, can Trump broaden support?
- September 02, 2016

Left unanswered by Trump: What would happen to those who have not committed crimes beyond their immigration offenses? In the daylight hours, Trump struck his most presidential pose to date with a solemn (if somewhat grumpy) reading of prepared remarks at a news conference alongside Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto. (more...)
State Police: Bus driver in the US illegally
- August 31, 2016

Matey says the firetruck was blocking traffic from the scene of an earlier crash. Officials with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement have issued a detainer for the driver, an undocumented 37-year-old old man named Denis Yasmir Amaya Rodriguez, after he was charged with negligent homicide, negligent injuring, reckless operation and driving without a license. (more...)
4 men, teenage boy face weapons charges in highway shootout 4 men, teenage boy face weapons charges in highway shootout
- August 31, 2016

Witnesses also described a Dodge Ram truck involved the shooting. Police say the vehicle may have exited the eastbound lanes of the Atlantic City Expressway in the Pleastantville area. Police shut down a portion of the Expressway and Parkway during their investigation. Police are still searching for that vehicle and its occupants. (more...)
Student killed in fight on Cornell campus
- August 29, 2016

Sunday during a large altercation. Nazaire was declared dead at Cayuga Medical Center after emergency crews weren't able to revive him at the scene. A report via the ithacavoice tells of Anthony Nazaire being mortally stabbed after what school authorities described as a 'large fight' on the Cornell University campus breaking out. (more...)
Missing Meeker County girl found dead
- August 22, 2016

The suspect is 26-year-old Zachary Todd Anderson. The suspect is driving a White 2002 GMC Sierra pickup. Anderson was a co-worker of Ertl's father and had stayed at the home on previous occasions, Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze said Saturday night. (more...)
Local Red Cross volunteers providing aid to Louisiana flood victims
- August 18, 2016

The fact that so many people in Louisiana have been forced out of their own homes this week is heartbreaking. Volunteers would then take a short three-hour class to prepare them for assisting in the relief effort . Visit redcross.org/prepare to learn how. Those wishing to donate to the American Red Cross in this relief operation can call 1- 800-733-2767. People also can download the free Red Cross Emergency App to be ready in case of a disaster in their community. (more...)
Joe Biden: Donald Trump shows 'a profound ignorance of the Constitution'
- August 17, 2016

On the economy, he said , Trump's reveling in his TV reality show tag-line, "You're fired", showed his true colors. "It's such a bunch of malarkey ", Biden said. On Monday, Biden attempted to make a connection through his childhood roots and understanding of the middle class, telling the crowd that Trump doesn't understand them. (more...)
$4M settlement reached in fatal stairwell shooting by cop $4M settlement reached in fatal stairwell shooting by cop
- August 17, 2016

That money will go to Kimberly Ballinger , the mother of Gurley's daughter Akaila, and will be secured in a trust fund. New York City will pay $4.1 million to the family of 28-year-old Akai Gurley. The case frustrated many in the Asian-American community who felt that Mr. Liang, who is Chinese-American, was used as a scapegoat during a national debate about the policing of black communities. (more...)
Making A Murderer's Brendan Dassey Has Had His Conviction Overturned
- August 14, 2016

Duffin wrote that "investigators repeatedly claimed to already know what happened on October 31 and assured Dassey that he had nothing to worry about". Avery was tried and convicted separately in the homicide. The state will now decide in the next 90 days whether to retry Dassey. The decision adds that Dassey's "borderline to below average intellectual ability likely made him more susceptible to coercive pressures than a peer of higher intellect". (more...)
Pence defends Trump on Islamic State remark Pence defends Trump on Islamic State remark
- August 13, 2016

Gov. Pence addressed the crowd in a familiar way saying, "I'm a Christian, a conservative, and a Republican in that order". "History teaches us that weakness arouses evil". Walker has been more openly supportive of Pence, the IN governor. He cited Kasich's OH as an example, " I mean, you've seen it here in OH, where you've got a great governor in John Kasich and a great legislature that's been cutting taxes and growing jobs. (more...)
Ex-Trump State Director Pulled Gun On Staffer: Lawsuit Ex-Trump State Director Pulled Gun On Staffer: Lawsuit
- August 12, 2016

The suit, filed late Wednesday in a Charlotte court, seeks monetary damages from the Trump campaign and from its former North Carolina director, Earl Phillip. Bordini claimed he was driving with Phillip earlier this year when the campaign manager whipped out a pistol. "Once the initial shock wore off, Vincent said, 'What the f-- are you doing?'" The lawsuit notes that others described witnessing Phillip "yelling and screaming in anger" while he brandished his gun. (more...)
Judge Approves Compromise in Texas Voter ID Law Judge Approves Compromise in Texas Voter ID Law
- August 11, 2016

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, a Republican, called Wednesday's appeals court decision "a step in the right direction". It will take an actual judgment on the case's appeal by the appellate court to overturn Adelman's decision, but the court determined that allowing the order to take effect in the meantime would risk "disruption of the state's electoral system in the interim" and "irreparable injury". (more...)
More than 2 dozen large wildfires burn in Western states More than 2 dozen large wildfires burn in Western states
- August 07, 2016

The blaze that broke out July 22 has destroyed 57 homes and is threatening 2,000 structures. A bulldozer operator working for the firefighting operation died in an accident last week. The Soberanes Fire continued to grow Tuesday, and firefighters estimated it would be weeks before the flames would be suppressed. John Thornburg said those responsible could face criminal charges in the death of Robert Reagan of Fresno County. (more...)
Donald Trump Doesn't Know That Russia Invaded Ukraine
- August 03, 2016

Trump's comments come on top of concerns about the leak of almost 20,000 emails hacked from Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington and released by WikiLeaks prior to the Democratic Convention in Philadelphia. "I said that Putin has much better leadership qualities than Obama, but who doesn't know that?" The Obama White House said on July 28 that there was no change in its stance on Crimea's annexation, which led to several rounds of sanctions on Russian Federation. (more...)
Vietnam veteran gives his Purple Heart medal to Trump
- August 03, 2016

After saying how much he liked babies, the child was heard again, prompting Trump to change course: "Actually, I was only kidding - get the baby out of here". He received five draft deferments: four during his years in college and one for a medical condition, heel spurs, after he graduated, The New York Times reported Tuesday . (more...)