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Trump talks to Fox News' Watters

Trump talks to Fox News' Watters

Tucker was equally shocked that Trump tweeted about it without presenting any evidence, and asked the President is doing things like that diminishes his credibility. This brings us to another important point, which is whether or not Obama was involved. Trump then attacked the press for its coverage of his administration and took a shot, again, at the The New Celebrity Apprentice (though this time without mentioning former host Arnold Schwarzenegger by name). Read More

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A United States federal judge has temporarily frozen Trump's travel ban-again

A United States federal judge has temporarily frozen Trump's travel ban-again

The president told supporters a district judge in Hawaii had halted his order, which temporarily suspends the U.S. refugee programme and bars the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries. The Trump administration appealed that decision, however the appeals court ruled against them unanimously , stating that the administration had provided no proof that any of the individuals from the seven countries banned had committed any acts of terror in the United States. Read More

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Infant Dies After 911 Put Sitter on Hold for 31 Minutes

Infant Dies After 911 Put Sitter on Hold for 31 Minutes

Broadnax and high-ranking T-Mobile officials. 'We can only confirm that the caller was using a T-Mobile device and tried reaching 911 Saturday evening, during the spike in calls, ' the statement from the city read. Any Dallas resident calling 911 and who is placed on hold is being asked to remain on the line, because hanging up to redial will only bump them to the back of the line. Read More

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Tillerson calls for 'new approach' to North Korea threat

He also said that the United States will continue to work closely with Japan and South Korea in countering the threat, but also extended an olive branch to the country's people. Tillerson, the former oilman Trump chosen to head his diplomatic team, reiterated that message. But Tillerson also said that the State Department "is coming off a historically high allocation of resources", something he said it must "recognise". Read More

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Texas Rep Says 'You, Sir, Shut Up' to Shouting Constituent

Texas Rep Says 'You, Sir, Shut Up' to Shouting Constituent

An audience member pressed Barton to defend his vote against a measure to fight violence against women. "You, sir, shut up", the congressman said , pointing at the attendee. Barton then went on to say that at the conclusion of the event, which was held in the town of Frost on Saturday, he did return to Lewis for the final question and allowed him 'the opportunity to voice his concerns'. Read More

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Fmr LA County sheriff guilty of corruption, faces 20yrs in federal prison

Fmr LA County sheriff guilty of corruption, faces 20yrs in federal prison

Jurors were split 11-1 in favor of acquitting Baca and U.S. District Judge Percy Anderson declared a mistrial. Federal prosecutors made a decision to pursue another trial, hoping a second shot would bring a conviction. The ACLU of Southern California applauds the positive steps the county has taken toward reforming its policies and practices to curb physical abuse in the wake of the report by the Citizens Commission on Jail Violence and the entry of the consent decree in the Rosas v. Read More

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Stocks That Stand to Gain From Higher Interest Rates

Higher interest rates could slow that growth . The move has been telegraphed for months, as bond yields have been inching higher in anticipation of the move since last week. Thus the market is relatively indifferent as to whether the Fed raises rates or not. In the months after the December hike, the market is in great shape. Read More

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Cleveland police lay out a plan before St. Patrick's Day Parade

Cleveland police lay out a plan before St. Patrick's Day Parade

They felt like we were digging at their heritage basically, so anyway, that's one thing we've learned so far: "don't mess with a person and their Guinness". An important aspect of these festivities is of course reveling in the colorful and eclectic range of traditional music; music which represents the diversity of Ireland's history, and music that continues to flourish today; swathes of styles rooted to the land and influenced and inspired by many social changes including the suppression and ... Read More

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Dakota Access Pipeline Legal Battle Continues

Dakota Access Pipeline Legal Battle Continues

The judge said such a move would be against public interest. They've asked Boasberg to stop oil from flowing through the four-state pipeline until the appeal is resolved. Texas-based developer Energy Transfer Partners says it could be moving oil as early as Monday. The Corps is a defendant because it manages the Missouri River. Read More

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Three killed in air crash near Clovis

Three killed in air crash near Clovis

The identities of the aircrew are being withheld until 24 hours after their next of kin have been notified. The cause of the crash is under investigation. The incident caused a fire that was extinguished by local first responders shortly after the crash. The crash happened about a half mile off the airport during the exercises, Berkshire said, adding that the plane did not break entirely. Read More

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Donald Trump to meet with auto industry workers, execs

Donald Trump to meet with auto industry workers, execs

The president will speak at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium at 6:15 p.m Eastern. Nashville has been ground zero for debate about school choice. "I don't think we've had a speech like that since Andrew Jackson came to the White House", Bannon said at the time. But he also wants to showcase the relics that were most sentimental to Jackson. Read More

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911 dispatcher, police officer suspended for roles in Tamir Rice shooting

911 dispatcher, police officer suspended for roles in Tamir Rice shooting

In a disciplinary letter dated March 10, Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams found that Constance Hollinger violated protocol on the day of Tamir's shooting, the Associated Press notes . Disciplinary action is pending for Loehmann, who drove up to the spot Rice was, and Garmback who fatally shot him, and could result in their dismissal from the Cleveland Police Department. Read More

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Trump Campaign Chair Caught in Motel Room with Teen Boy

Trump Campaign Chair Caught in Motel Room with Teen Boy

Shortey (R-Dist. 44) is being investigated by police over an alleged incident involving a teenage boy at a Moore motel, according to Cleveland County District Attorney Greg Mashburn. This resolution reserves the right of the Oklahoma Senate to pursue further action if more facts come to light. Shortey, R-Oklahoma City, must also return a state-owned laptop and any other state property he has in his possession. Read More

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Wall Street's Bonus Pool Rises for First Time in Three Years

Wall Street's Bonus Pool Rises for First Time in Three Years

DiNapoli. The total 2016 bonus pool for all securities industry employees who work in New York City rose by 2% during the traditional December-March bonus season to reach $23.9 billion, the report found. But DiNapoli said the state's finances should be minimally impacted: higher personal income-tax collections should offset any unrealized revenue. The industry, an important sector for the area's economic activity, added 3,800 jobs previous year to 177,000, the highest annual level since ... Read More

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Alaska Airlines announces new service from St. Louis to San Dieg

Alaska Airlines announces new service from St. Louis to San Dieg

On 27 August Alaska will begin daily flights from San Diego to both Omaha and Austin, the carrier says. The new flight will be offered daily. "Alaska Airlines has grown more than any other carrier in San Diego over the last five years, with the addition of 18 nonstop destinations and almost twice as many departing seats", said John Kirby, vice president of capacity planning at Alaska Airlines. Read More

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Mark Zuckerberg Experiences NASCAR Thrills, Dale Jr. Scares Him

Mark Zuckerberg Experiences NASCAR Thrills, Dale Jr. Scares Him

When the video was posted, Zuckerberg was driving a stock vehicle. When Zuckerberg was in the passenger seat with Earnhardt, he joked, "So we're going to start slow, ease into it a little bit". But despite how scared he was, Zuckerberg admitted the experience had been fantastic. "Looks pretty good!" Earnhardt Jr. told a grinning Zuckerberg through an ear piece. Read More

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Kim's identity confirmed using child's DNA

Pyongyang has also demanded the return of his body but Malaysian authorities have refused to release it without a DNA sample from next-of-kin. Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said Monday that negotiations with North Korea were taking place, but he did not give details. Read More

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Trump Will Announce New Fuel Economy Rules For Automakers, Expect Lax Ones

Trump Will Announce New Fuel Economy Rules For Automakers, Expect Lax Ones

Mitch Bainwol, president and chief executive of trade lobby group, Auto Alliance, said: "By restarting this review, analysis rather than politics will produce a final decision". Evidently, if gas would have been more expensive in the US, automakers would have probably struggled to sell the gas guzzlers they were referring, while the eco-friendly and frugal models would be their most successful products. Read More

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Video shows ball of flames after SUV hits gas pump

Video shows ball of flames after SUV hits gas pump

A spectacular auto crash and explosion at a North Seattle gas station was caught on a surveillance camera, although Seattle police report there were no fatalities. Surveillance video shows the moment the SUV crashed into a gas pump and caused a fiery explosion. Witnesses said the SUV missed two gas pumps, but it clipped a third and the pump burst into flames. Read More

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McDonald's worker jumps through drive-thru window to save cop

McDonald's worker jumps through drive-thru window to save cop

CBS Miami reports as the woman was waiting for her food, an employee at the restaurant, Pedro Viloria , noticed something was wrong. "I never panicked. She was having a medical emergency and Viloria didn't hesitate. He ran to assist the officer, too, but it was Viloria who alerted everyone. "In that moment, I thought, I'd rather save that woman's life", Viloria told WPLG. Read More

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Trumpcare to leave '14m more Americans without health insurance'

Trumpcare to leave '14m more Americans without health insurance'

Some Republicans chalk up the larger number of uninsured to people who didn't want Obamacare insurance in the first place, but were required to buy it or face stiff penalties. The CBO says 14 million would lose their insurance in 2018, that 21 million would lose it in 2020 and that 24 million would lose it in 2026. But it's clear now that everybody will not have health insurance under the GOP plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. Read More

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This Is Us season 1 finale: How Jack and Rebecca met

This Is Us season 1 finale: How Jack and Rebecca met

Let's face it, this is not a show that's easy to watch. Although it was a "FUN" eral, it had us in a puddle of tears, as per usual. It was a simple, quiet finale , but an incredibly powerful one to go along with it. Rebecca leaves the venue to drive Jack home. There's more to see of Rebecca and the big three. This show captures truth in such a profound way, and that is why audiences are responding to it so strongly. Read More

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Northeastern US could get buried in two feet of snow

Northeastern US could get buried in two feet of snow

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday that he had not ruled out the possibility of a travel ban on Tuesday. So far, almost 7,700 U.S. flights have been canceled through Wednesday and thousands of schools have closed. He said there might be scattered snow showers today. Pat Myren and her friends from Long Island have loaded up their truck with supplies. Boston also could get 12 to 18 inches , with isolated amounts of up to two feet across northeastern MA. Read More

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Uber India Announces Selfie-Powered Real-Time ID Check for Improved Security

Uber India Announces Selfie-Powered Real-Time ID Check for Improved Security

Uber uses Microsoft's Cognitive Services to instantly compare this photo to the one corresponding to the account on file. Meanwhile, the driver will not be able to accept new rides. Personally being a frequent user of such cab services, safety is always a big concern. "If we receive a report that a driver or rider has acted dangerously or inappropriately, we can quickly place their account on hold, preventing him or her from accessing the platform while we review the incident", it added. Read More

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Cold, But Mostly Sunny This Week — Georgia Weather Forecast

Cold, But Mostly Sunny This Week — Georgia Weather Forecast

Monday night: Mostly clear with lows in the mid-30s. " Monday , it looks like we will have some clearing". This will cause skies to be partly cloudy/ mostly cloudy with temperatures in the low 80s. Northwest winds around 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour. Tuesday's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high of 70 and an overnight low of 41. Read More

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Health care compromise is needed

Health care compromise is needed

The Trump administration was quick to criticize the CBO's analysis , with Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., slamming it as "just not believable" and noting that White House officials "disagree strenuously" with the report . Read More

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GOP bill will push insurance costs 'down, down, down'

GOP bill will push insurance costs 'down, down, down'

Trump's meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been pushed back from Tuesday until Friday because of the winter storm bearing down on the northeastern United States, the White House says. Couey was not a Trump supporter during his campaign, but she said that now she's "pleased as punch that he's our president ". A philosophy echoed on the Missouri side by Republican Senator Roy Blunt who says in 97 Missouri counties people have only one insurance option when using Obamacare. Read More

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US Trade Representative nominee: unclear if China is still manipulating currency

US Trade Representative nominee: unclear if China is still manipulating currency

The decision would ultimately be up to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who has said he would follow the normal process to examine countries for violating currency rules, Lighthizer told the committee. "We can do better in negotiating our trade agreements and stronger in enforcing our trade laws", he said. After pulling the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-nation free trade agreement, in late January, President Donald Trump has been calling for bilateral trade ... Read More

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The ever-changing Bulls rotation has new life for Nikola Mirotic

The ever-changing Bulls rotation has new life for Nikola Mirotic

If Payne isn't, that would mean another young point guard who has played well of late - Jerian Grant - would get his first taste of the crucible that is postseason competition. "No, but just his ability to be on the floor and make shots, it's huge for our team". "We just gotta control our own destiny, control what we can control, and that's by bringing it each and every night. Read More

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