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Bannon's Influence Over Trump Might Be Fading

One prominent Bannon supporter, Roger Stone, also a political confidant to Trump, even went on air to complain that Kushner was planting stories against Bannon in the media. The New York Times first reported the omissions, including meetings with the Russian ambassador to the US and the head of a Russian bank owned by the Kremlin. Read More

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Protesters across United States demand Trump release tax returns

Organizers claimed more than 180 events were planned across 48 states in an effort to counter Trump's frequent assertions that nobody cares about his tax return. "I'm just a law professor who sent out a tweet", said Taub, who teaches at Vermont Law School. Their intent was to pressure Trump to release his tax documents and to help Trump opponents stake out their position ahead of the president's pending tax reform plan. Read More

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GRAPHIC: Officers fired after punching, kicking man during arrest

GRAPHIC: Officers fired after punching, kicking man during arrest

A Georgia police officer was sacked Thursday, less than 24 hours after authorities say he kicked a handcuffed man in the head. After he took Hollins to jail, Bongiovanni told a supervisor that McDonald had kicked the suspect in the head. The report also says that when Hollins tried to push Bongiovanni away, the officer used his stun gun on Hollins and then swept his feet from under him with his leg. Read More

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Governor's egg hunt back on after Wis. fugitive captured

Governor's egg hunt back on after Wis. fugitive captured

In addition to the egg hunts there will be information booths, displays, and interactive amusements. Regular Zoo admission applies; members get in free with membership card and photo ID. Leon Chapman is once again overseeing the hunt that will take place in the area of the band stage in Bryan Memorial Park beginning at two Sunday afternoon. Read More

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Hillary Clinton: I would have taken on Assad

I don't know that there is one answer. "I thought we should have done more at that point", she told United States journalist Nicholas Kristof , in front of an audience of thousands. "I will put it this way: As a person I'm OK". "With men, success and ambition are correlated with likability. I should be talking about how she didn't just shake Angela Merkel's hand, but hugged her", Bee said. Read More

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Burglary suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump captured

Burglary suspect who mailed manifesto to Trump captured

Jakubowski allegedly made anti-religious statements in his manifesto as well, and security at some churches and government offices were stepped up amid the manhunt. Friday, April 14, 2017 , near Readstown, Wis. The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that the suspect left an apology for the gun store's owner before he stole the weapons. Read More

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Public to weigh in on consent decree Thursday

After all, Jeff Sessions did not even bother to read the Justice Department's damning report on Chicago policing. The decree, which calls for an impartial federal monitor to observe the department and instructs police officers to use de-escalation tactics before resorting to violence, still needs to be approved by a federal judge. Read More

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Trump White House drops policy of identifying visitors

The Obama administration had fought to protect some portions of its own White House logs, or circumvent the need to use them, but ultimately released six million of the records. "The only reasonable conclusion is to believe the Trump administration has many things it is trying to hide", the American Civil Liberties Union said in a statement, also referencing the administration's relationship with the media. Read More

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Hunting for some family fun this Easter weekend?

Hunting for some family fun this Easter weekend?

It starts at 9 a.m. and runs until 4 p.m. The sun was shining and the chocolate and prizes were aplenty on Good Friday, as hundreds of children descended on Frank Charry Park for the annual East End Easter egg hunt . Aloha Mini Golf will host its first ever Egg Hunt. The event will kick off at noon with the egg hunt. The Easter Bunny has been hard at work at All Star Sports . Read More

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Prosecutor throws out dozens of cases involving officers fired for police brutality

Prosecutor throws out dozens of cases involving officers fired for police brutality

McDonald, who's been on the force for three years and named Officer of the Month in November 2015 , appeared to be imitating the gruesome scene in American History X where Ed Norton Jr's character did the same to another black man. The officer then grabbed Hollins by his shoulder inside the vehicle and pulled him out. Hollins appears to have blood on his nose and lip in an arrest and booking photo. Read More

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US Senate confirms Gorsuch to Supreme Court

Republicans vowed to not confirmed whomever Obama nominated and made good on that promise by not giving Garland even a single Senate hearing previous year. In exit polls, 21 percent of voters called Supreme Court appointments "the most important factor" for their votes, and among those people 56 percent voted for Trump. Read More

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Get hopping on better health this Easter Weekend

Get hopping on better health this Easter Weekend

The Easter Bunny will be there to greet children . The hunt begins promptly at 10 a.m. In addition to the hunt, which Romaine said takes place so quickly it's practically over as soon as it starts, there also will be face painting and bounce houses, as well as hot chocolate and cinnamon rolls to "keep people warm". Read More

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No winners if Korea war breaks out - China foreign minister

North Korea has celebrated the 105th anniversary of the birthday of Kim Il-sung, its founding president, with an vast military parade - and an escalation of rhetoric. A total of 56 missiles of 10 types were displayed, culminating in enormous rockets on articulated trailers and on 16-wheel vehicles. But Kim said the nose cone of the Musudan missile appeared to have also changed, now appearing more similar to the KN-08. Read More

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Year-old dies after injury at Atlanta rotating restaurant

Year-old dies after injury at Atlanta rotating restaurant

Cortez Stafford tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://on-ajc.com/2ocIolu ) the little boy got his head stuck between two tables and suffered a head injury Friday. The hotel manager for the Westin Peachtree Plaza, George Reed, said in a statement that the hotel will continue working with authorities and assist in them in investigation, according to USA Today . Read More

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Thousands in NYC call for president to release tax returns

The march is one of about 150 taking place across the United States. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, of NY, has said Trump's refusal to release his returns could hinder Republicans' prospects for a rewrite of the tax code. "No more Cayman Islands tax breaks ... no more Wall Street tax breaks", he roared before the crowd marched several miles to the National Mall. The main march unfolded in the nation's capital, where protesters gathered for a rally in front of the Capitol and then ... Read More

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Arrest Made In Vanessa Marcotte Murder Case

Arrest Made In Vanessa Marcotte Murder Case

Marcotte, a 27-year-old former Google employee, was killed while jogging near her mother's house in Princeton on August 7, 2016. Police said her body was naked and partially burned. "I think everyone just wants justice for her, so maybe that can start and a little bit of healing can start" as well, she said. Detectives recovered a DNA sample from the scene that ultimately led them to Mr. Read More

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Today in the NFL: Lessons learned from the Steelers' Dan Rooney

Up until 1979, there was only one minority head coach in the NFL. The Penguins will honor former Steelers' owner Dan Rooney before Friday's playoff game. "My heart goes out to Patricia, Art, and the entire Rooney family on the loss of this extraordinary man". Even though a life-long Republican, he would cross party lines to support Barack Obama , helping him become the first African-American president. Read More

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Sighting of alleged school, politician threatener in New Lisbon unsubstantiated

Sighting of alleged school, politician threatener in New Lisbon unsubstantiated

At 5:20 a.m. Monday, a caller contacted the Juneau County Communications Center and said Joseph A. Jakubowski may have been spotted in a New Lisbon business early Monday morning, according to the Juneau County Sheriff's Department. "Revolution", he says, brandishing the package, "It's time for change". Sheriff Robert Spoden said some manpower and technical equipment to help with the manhunt is now coming straight from federal intelligence headquarters in Washington, D.C., and Quantico, ... Read More

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Inmates ask Arkansas court to stay executions

Inmates ask Arkansas court to stay executions

Ward is also one of several inmates participating in a federal lawsuit seeking to have the executions stayed by declaring the execution schedule - and the planned lethal-injection procedure - unconstitutional. A West-Ward official told Arkansas Online that he has made repeated requests to the Alabama Attorney General and the Department of Corrections "to confirm if they are in possession of our product which they intend to use in lethal injections, and if so to return it to us". Read More

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Sessions outlines border enforcement plan

Sessions answered just a few questions from reporters after he discussed about tougher approaches to handle undocumented immigrants at the border. Also announced on Tuesday were streamlined procedures for hiring dozens of new immigration judges along with mandated detention of those arrested at the border. Read More

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Trump security adviser urges Russian Federation to rethink Syria support

Trump security adviser urges Russian Federation to rethink Syria support

An arm of Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, meanwhile, issued a statement it said was on behalf of Russia, Iran and its allies, vowing to "reply with force" to any future aggression "in a variety of ways". McMaster proceeded in the Fox interview to downplay the Trump administration's inconsistent messages on US posturing toward Syria: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had told " Face the Nation " the top job was defeating ISIS; in a separate CNN interview, UN Ambassador Nikki Haley suggested ... Read More

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Colorado Rockies Notes: Team Places Jon Gray On 10-Day Disabled List

It was unclear whether he reinjured the toe during this game, and the Rockies did not immediately say whether he'll miss his next start. Cueto (3-0) allowed two runs and six hits while winning his straight start to begin the season. "It stinks to have a set-back like that, but I'm just going to stay off it again and get it healthy", Gray said of the toe injury. Rockies: 1B Ian Desmond, who broke his left hand during spring training, has started to play catch and take a few ground balls, ... Read More

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Egg Hunts Set For Friday, Saturday 13 April 2017

Orem Easter Egg Hunt : Saturday, April 15 at Mountain View High School (665 W. Center Street), beginning at 9 a.m. The event features Easter egg hunting, inflatable playgrounds, games, arts and crafts and more free activities. Kids ages 1 through 8 will be divided into different age groups; prizes will be awarded for most eggs colllected and special silver eggs. Children will find many prizes in collecting their eggs and Lodge volunteers will be on hand. Read More

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Trump's senior adviser Kushner meets Iraqi PM

Trump came to power", Muslim Advocates Executive Director Farhana Khera, who was in the meeting, told BuzzFeed. Mr Kushner, the 36-year-old husband of Ivanka Trump, arrived in Iraq on Sunday on a surprise visit to review the ongoing fight against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil). Read More

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Dems ask FBI to suspend Kushner's security clearance

The New York Times reported last week that Kushner omitted having communicated with Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kisliyak and Sergey Gorkov, the head of VneshconomBank. Ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn resigned following reports that he failed to disclose to senior White House officials, including Vice President Mike Pence, information about his contacts with Kislyak before the president's inauguration. Read More

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Senate confirms Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Senate confirms Gorsuch for Supreme Court

After assembling the pledges of 41 Senate Democrats to iniate the first partisan filibuster of a Supreme Court nominee, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) sought to prevent a vote of the full Senate. Even as they united in indignation, lawmakers of both parties, pulled by fierce political forces from left and right, were unwilling to stop the confirmation rules change. Read More

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Pink diamond sells for a world record $71.2M

Pink diamond sells for a world record $71.2M

Sotheby's worldwide chairman for global jewelry David Bennet, who presided over the auction, called it a " historic sale ". Bidding for the gemstone started at about $56m. We are very, very confident all three bidders had the financial capability and, of course, the buyer has the financial capability. Sotheby's had previously said Hong Kong was the right place for the sale. Read More

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J.C. Penney delays closing of 138 stores by several weeks

J.C. Penney delays closing of 138 stores by several weeks

ALABAMA Auburn Mall in Auburn Tannehill Promenade in Bessemer Gadsden Mall in Gadsden Jasper Mall in Jasper ARKANSAS Military Plaza in Benton Chickasaw Plaza in Blytheville ARIZONA Riverview Mall in. "You talk to folks at the Vesterheim Gift Shop and they have people who come down from the cities, and they save their shopping to do in downtown Decorah, and possibly, specifically at the J.C. Read More

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