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by | June 22, 2017 | 07:09

A tropical storm watch is in effect for the Dutch Caribbean islands of Bonaire, Curacao and Aruba. Authorities in various coastal Louisiana and MS communities handed out sandbags for areas along rivers and bayous. "The soil is kind of saturated in a lot of areas", Krentz said. It had top sustained winds of 60 miles per hour (97 kph). The most torrential rain would likely be to the east of the center of the storm, because these areas will see a prolonged period of onshore flow, Guy said.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:02

Although the dash cam footage was used in the trial, it had not been publicly released . Yanez then asks for Castile's license and insurance while another officer stands by the passenger side of the auto. The squad-car video, which filmed the encounter between Yanez and Castile , shows the officer firing seven gunshots at the motorist during a traffic stop last July.

by | June 22, 2017 | 07:00

Another clue that the natural disaster alert was a false alarm came with an advisory that said the "quake" struck at 7:42 a.m. on June 29, 2025 - the correct time , day and month, but off by 100 years. That wasn't the case, either. USGS Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones tweeted about the software glitch about 10 minutes after the alert was sent, saying "New method for predicting quakes?" An quake of that size did strike the area.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:51

We don't want coverage that's more expensive. A draft of the secretive Senate version of the American Health Care Act began circulating on Wednesday and despite Donald Trump's campaign promise, the bill still calls for massive cuts to Medicaid .

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:52

A statewide-turned-nationwide manhunt had been underway since Tuesday, when authorities say Dubose and Donnie Russell Rowe, who were being transported on a Georgia Department of Corrections bus filled with 33 prisoners, overpowered and killed two officers and fled.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:40

The Acton Nature Center is located at 6825 Smoky Hill Court in Granbury.The Hood County Amateur Radio Club monthly meeting is held at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month at the Hood County Emergency Operations Center at 401 Deputy Larry Miller Drive in Granbury.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:18

The 79-year-old pioneering black comedian risks spending the rest of his life in prison if convicted on three counts of aggravated indecent assault, which each carry a maximum sentence of 10 years in jail and a $25,000 fine, following one of America's biggest celebrity trials in years.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:08

The bipartisan proposal up for a vote Wednesday also includes a number of other mostly technical changes for voucher schools. The state Election Commission refunded the Stein campaign $1.5 million for the recount after she raised more than $3.5 million to pay for it.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:09

Camara reportedly hung himself, and the children's cause of death is not yet known. Police have not revealed how the children died. KRON News reported that arguments between Camara and his wife at his Slater Street apartment were intense on several occasions.

by | June 22, 2017 | 06:03

The 6th District seat has been solidly Republican , but Democrat Ossoff got 48 percent in a crowded April 18 election to almost win the seat outright and fuel Democratic optimism about repudiating Trump. "Hillary Clinton beat Trump in Sessions" Congressional District 32 and the demographics of the district have become more favorable to Democrats. By contrast, even with record-breaking spending of over $50 million on the race, only 58% of registered voters were motivated to cast a ballot in ...

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:59

The 32-year-old has also expressed his desire to return to Manchester United following these allegations and instructing his reps to secure a move back to his former club. The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment by the prosecutors.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:57

A former Milwaukee police officer has been acquitted of first-degree reckless homicide in the shooting of a black man past year. Heaggan-Brown fired a another shot less than two seconds later while Smith was on the ground, striking him in the chest and killing him.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:52

He is permitted to practice with the Lions during training camp and is eligible to play in preseason games. Thornton's suspension hurts the Lions from a depth standpoint, but his loss shouldn't be hard to overcome given the composition of their roster.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:49

During their meeting with Trump in March, members of the leadership tried to avoid taking a picture with Trump for fear it would be used to make it look like they had thrown their support behind the president. "We took advantage of every opportunity to educate you on the needs of the Black community and provide you with the information and solutions necessary to act on them in good faith", Richmond said.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:51

Anthony Police auto. The file was withheld from the public pending the outcome of Yanez's trial. YANEZ: You have your license and registration? But even with the shocking squad-car footage, prosecutors faced a challenge because no video showed exactly what happened inside Castile's vehicle.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:48

Mr. Warmbier said he gave "a good performance" and that they were proud of the way their son handled the situation. North Korean officials charged Warmbier with " hostile acts against the state". He said there was no reason for North Korea to keep his son's condition, apparently dating back to March 2016, a secret and to deny him top medical care.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:39

When asked whether he had become fed up with the political system, she said: "probably". Former Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille, who chatted with Hodgkinson at the gym, said he assumed the man was homeless because he wore pretty much the same outfit every day and carried a bag full of extra clothes.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:40

At the same time , Mr. Trump has said he feels vindicated by Comey's testimony. If Kasowit moves forward by filing a complaint with the DOJ, Painter said it could constitute witness intimidation. President Trump suggested Sunday that former FBI Director James Comey's leak of memos detailing their conversations may be illegal - and are far more damning than what was in them.

by | June 22, 2017 | 05:37

Pena, 30, got out of the vehicle while it was still moving, and fired several shots at Fischer, striking her in the body. Police on Wednesday said they received a report of a shooting at approximately 4:15am, according to WGN-TV . He says the deaths were being investigated as possibly domestic-related. She is expected to be OK. Access from the southbound Dan Ryan Expressway to the eastbound Skyway was also shut down.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:08

Tropical Storm Bret was expected to dump heavy rain over Venezuela's east coast and the southeastern Caribbean late Monday as it moved west across the region, forecasters said. Areas of rain and non-severe thundershowers will begin to cover more areas along and south of the I-20 corridor throughout the morning. "We will continue to see the heavy rain bands move over New Orleans with more flash flooding issues possible".

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:09

Several news reports said Mueller plans to interview key USA national security officials about Trump's comments seeking an end to the investigation of contacts his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, had with Russia's ambassador to Washington , Sergey Kislyak .

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:06

BENNETT: I think their goal is to really bring attention to what they view as the GOP's attempt to scrap the Affordable Care Act in secret. Still, McConnell has reasons to try for a quick health-care vote. "It's okay that the drafting is happening behind closed doors", Tommy Binion, a congressional liaison at the conservative Heritage Foundation, told NPR's Morning Edition .

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:07

The lower court ordered the state to draw new district lines in time for the 2018 election, but in a sign of how closely divided the Supreme Court is, it split 5-to-4 on Monday, ordering that map redrawing to be halted while the case is under review.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:51

The Slants went to court after being denied trademark registration for a name they chose as an act of "reappropriation" - adopting a term used by others to disparage Asian Americans and wearing it as a badge of pride. It is expressing contradictory views. The Supreme Court upheld an earlier ruling in the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit against the United States Trademark and Patent Office, which sought to prevent the band from trademarking their name.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:54

If a federal judge allows the case to proceed, Racine and Frosh say they will demand copies of Trump's personal tax returns in court to gauge the extent of his foreign business dealings. Trump's lawyers and the Department of Justice maintain that market-rate payments for goods and services at Trump's hotels, golf courses and the other businesses he owns are not "emoluments" as defined by the Constitution.