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Protester handcuffed outside Pulse on anniversary of attack

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Carter said Jason's mother and aunt embraced her immediately, and told her that they were proud of Jason for saving her. Forty-nine pale yellow wreaths emblazoned with the victims' names adorned a wall at the nightclub on Monday, and many people at the ceremony wore T-shirts bearing messages such as "we will not let hate win". Read More »

Half-Staff Flags, Bells Mark 1 Year Since Pulse Massacre

Orlando front office staff also attended the memorial at Pulse and laid out flowers in memory of the victims . "I miss Pulse", she said. "We will make sure the world is a better place because of our 49 angels", WKMG-TV quoted Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs as saying at the service before a performer sang "Over the Rainbow" to close the service as many on hand sobbed. Read More »

Eric Green's Monday Weather Forecast

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Southeast wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect for much of south-central Montana and north-central Wyoming until 10 p.m. Highs will be in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Monday night: A 50 percent chance of shower and thunderstorms, low around 68. Scattered rain chances will stick in the forecast as we head through the weekend. Read More »

Melania Trump, son Barron move into the White House

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He had been scheduled to answer questions before the House and Senate spending committees Tuesday, but instead wants to show up to the intelligence committee instead. The Russia "cloud" is growing over President Donald Trump and threatening to wreck another week for the embattled White House as one of his closest allies tries to avoid a public spectacle on Capitol Hill. Read More »

Justices strike down gender differences in citizenship law

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That distinction, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote for the court, is "stunningly anachronistic". A felon, Morales-Santana challenged the law after the Board of Immigration Appeals denied his claim that he was a USA citizen and couldn't be deported because his mother was Dominican and his father was American. Read More »

Trump flatly denies Comey accusations, willing to respond under oath

Comey would not say whether he thought the president sought to obstruct justice, but added it would be up to special counsel Robert Mueller, who is now investigating the Russian Federation allegations, "to sort that out". "Comey: Trump lied about reasons for firing", was one chyron on MSNBC . He said Trump told him he had " hope " that the then-director would "let Flynn go", and that he took the suggestion as a "direction". Read More »

USS Gabrielle Giffords to Be Homeported in San Diego

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Especially a living woman. A crowd of 2,500 guests, including Giffords and her husband, former Astronaut and Navy Capt. It is also the 16th naval ship to be named for a woman. "Let us never forget it is that spirit and our values that keep us going year after year, and that's why it is so fitting that this new, dynamic, extraordinary ship be named - named for the former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords ", Clinton said. Read More »

Comey Says Dinner With Trump Was an Effort to Build Loyalty

The questions swirling around the Russian Federation investigation and the Trump campaign's and White House's actions "are of the utmost public interest", he wrote. I know he has his own brand of integrity. "I asked a friend of mine to share the content of a memo with the reporter, I didn't do it myself for a variety of reasons, but I asked him to because I thought that might prompt the appointment of a special counsel", Comey said . Read More »

Videos show rescue of rape victim, serial killer confessions

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As reported by the Metro, after discovering Brown in the storage container , Kohlhepp took the investigators to the shallow grave where Brown's boyfriend, Carver, had been buried. Phil in an exclusive appearance on his show . And then I heard somebody's voice, and I couldn't say anything. When asked about her boyfriend Charlie Karver who was also kidnapped by Kohlhepp , Brown said , "Charlie?" Brown's cellphone indicated she might have been in the area where she was discovered when ... Read More »

Putin denies USA election meddling, says he barely met Mike Flynn

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Comey, ousted last month amid the FBI investigation into possible Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation, is set to testify Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee. "I didn't even really talk to him", Putin said . Thumbing his nose at the accusations from the left, Putin says that he spent more time with Kelly on the expose than he did on the figures in the Trump administration. Read More »

Berger wins at St. Jude Classic for second straight year

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Cink, level overnight with Cabrera Bello and Crane on nine under, was out in front and setting his sights on a first PGA Tour title since 2009 until he ran into trouble on the back nine. At Atzenbrugg, Austria, Dylan Frittelli shot a 5-under-par 67 to win the Lyoness Open for his first European Tour title. Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand won the Manulife LPGA Classic in Cambridge, Canada, with a birdie on the first playoff hole to beat American Lexi Thompson and South Korea's In Gee Chun. Read More »

Bank of America ends funding over Trump scene

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The decision to inject a Trump look-alike into the leading role in " Julius Caesar " is a provocative one, given both the famous assassination scene and a nude scene in the show. Delta said the play's simulated assassination of President Donald Trump "crossed the line", Deadline reported. "I think it's interesting, the analogies between ancient Roman politics and the politics of the United States now..." Henry, who already played a Trump stand-in on "Scandal" previous year, models his ... Read More »

Game 6: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Nashville Predators 6/11/2017

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The game was scoreless until the 58th minute of play when Patric Hornqvist , who was originally drafted by Nashville with the 230th and final pick of the 2005 National Hockey League entry draft, scored at the 18:25 mark of the third period to give Pittsburgh the victory. Read More »

First Lady Melania and Barron Trump move into White House

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The First Lady also tweeted on Sunday night: "Looking forward to the memories we'll make in our new home!" The first lady and the president held hands as they walked from Marine One to the White House on Sunday. Melania Trump stayed largely out of sight during her husband's presidential campaign and was an absent first lady at the outset of the administration, staying in NY and focusing on Barron. Read More »

Rallies against Islamic law draw counter-protests across US

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Some of the alt-right extremists followed the march and were allowed by police to start some fights-after which Seattle police arrested only the anti-fascists who had been attacked. Participants anxious that Islamic law could influence US courts and harm women, among other concerns. Officers used fencing and bicycle officers to keep the opposing groups separate during the loud but mostly peaceful protests. Read More »

'100 per cent' willing to testify over Comey conversations

Earlier on Friday, Trump took to Twitter to declare "total and complete vindication" in response to Comey's testimony . Comey said that the president asked him for a loyalty pledge and that he said he " hoped " he could let the investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn go because he's a good guy, while Trump denies he said either. Read More »

Qatar tells Gulf residents they are free to stay

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Amnesty International has said that the Gulf states opposed to Qatar were "toying" with people. Nationals of countries that cut diplomatic ties with Qatar this week are free to remain in the Gulf state in line with existing regulations, according to the ministry of interior. Read More »

Trump's decision will impact PNG: Polye

Criticism towards President Trump's decision has also come from mayors across America. Separately, the secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ( UNFCCC ) - the worldwide environmental treaty under whose auspices the Paris Agreement was negotiated and agreed - expressed "regret" at the announcement that the U.S. Read More »

Romney encourages Biden to consider Senate run in Utah

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Speaking with Romney at the Republican's E2 Summit on American leadership, Biden said Romney was a man of integrity. "By the way, you should run for Senate", one attendee quoted Biden as saying. He later seemed embrace Trump when he was considered for the top diplomatic job. Romney has not denied any intention to run. In his conversation with Clinton, the former first lady reportedly urged Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee to accept a position in Trump's cabinet. Read More »

Officer who shot Philando Castile testifies

Yanez said he pulled Castile's auto over because the driver gave him a "deer in the headlights" look when he drove past. Officer Yanez now faces charges of manslaughter and reckless discharge of a weapon and is on trial before a jury in Minnesota. Read More »

Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

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Kessel broke a six-game goal drought - and made Malkin's prediction Wednesday come true - when he scored from the high slot to make it 5-0 at 8:02 of the second. That's a big reason why the Predators had 123 shots to the Penguins' 91. The team that has won Game 5 in a 2-2 series has gone on to win the Cup 71 percent (17 of 24) of the time since 1939. Read More »

Louisville first to clinch slot in College World Series

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Tyler Fitzgerald sparked the rally by drawing a walk and then was driven in when Taylor connected for a two-strike double to left field. Reliever Sam Bordner got out of a bases loaded jam in the 7th by striking out United Kingdom outfielder Zach Reks , and then worked scoreless innings in the 8th and 9th to nail down the victory and the trip to Omaha. Read More »

Ocean City Council votes to prohibit nudity on the beach

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The essence of the memo was that since neither Maryland nor Ocean City appeared to have a law that addresses that particular aspect of undress, lifeguards were to focus on protecting lives while the division sought guidance from the Maryland Attorney General. Read More »

Back-to-Back Russia Hearings Begin Today in The Senate

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The Senate Intelligence Committee held an open hearing to discuss Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) legislation with top intelligence officials. "What's the basis for your refusal to answer these questions today?" asked a frustrated Sen. At one point, Burr told Sen. Rosenstein gave lengthy replies, but refused to give Harris a yes or no answer. Read More »

CCTV footage of police shootout with London Bridge attackers emerges

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The British security forces are claiming there is no evidence that this warning was passed on to them. All three suspects were confronted and shot dead by armed officers within eight minutes of being called, police noted. He said eight other French citizens were wounded. May pledged that MI5 would carry out a review after being repeatedly challenged about how the Home Office, police and intelligence services dealt with the information relating to the attackers. Read More »

Mickelson gets late tee time, fans faint hope at US Open

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It's a major with which four-time U.S. Open champion Jack Nicklaus is not familiar. "I remember winning the South of England championship at Walton Heath; I think was eight behind in the last round and shot 10 under to win". He remembers rolling terrain and not many trees. D'Amato also wrote a seven-part series for his newspaper on the golf course, built in 2006 by original owner Bob Lang for the express goal of hosting the Open. Read More »

Trump denies seeking Comey 'loyalty,' dodges tapes question

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Cable news networks offered stark headlines about the testimony of former FBI Director James B. Comey's two-plus hours of testimony to senators about his interactions with President Trump. "I hardly know the man", Trump said. So for now, the score for extracting an Article 5 commitment from Trump is: Romanian journalist 1, NATO Alliance 0. Read More »

Woman charged with top-secret leak denied bond

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A young woman charged with leaking US government secrets to a reporter poses no flight risk if she's released from pre-trial confinement, her parents said Wednesday, though they fear prosecutors will seek to use the case to send a tough message from the Trump administration. Read More »

Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions

But George Conway said in a series of tweets that Trump's use of social media certainly won't help persuade a majority of the Supreme Court's justices to uphold the travel ban. Attorney General Jeff Sessions offered to submit his resignation to President Donald Trump as tempers flared between the two in recent weeks. Trump's White House and its allies are crafting a strategy aimed at undermining Comey's credibility. Read More »