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by | June 17, 2017 | 07:09

Love him or hate him, you can not discredit Crosby's accomplishments on the ice and the leader he has been, plus the dynasty he has built in Pittsburgh now capturing Pittsburgh's 3rd Stanley Cup win in nine years. That doesn't mean the Penguins aren't embracing the challenge. The list of Pittsburgh unrestricted free agents include forwards Nick Bonino, Chris Kunitz and Matt Cullen and defenseman Trevor Daley, Ron Hainsey and Mark Streit.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:09

The dispatcher asks if they've been hurt or need an ambulance, and the man says, "No, just get the police out here as quick as you can". The capture put an end to a multistate manhunt that lasted almost 60 hours after the inmates escaped Tuesday morning in central Georgia .

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:00

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was asked about it Tuesday, during testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee . McCain said the U.S.is " not winning " in Afghanistan . What Mattis didnt say is why McCain has yet to see Trumps Afghanistan strategy: because Trump hasnt agreed to the one his top advisers prepared more than two months ago.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:03

Bamberg County has the highest reported unemployment rate at 6.7 percent. He said Ohio's job growth rate was 0.71 percent between May 2016 and May 2017. The U.S. Labor Department said unemployment rates were lower in nine states, higher in three states and stable in 38 states and Washington in May. See all counties within the state here.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:00

Cosby , a 79-year-old comedian and television star, faces charges of drugging and sexually assaulting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand in 2004. "I just want to wish all of the fathers a happy Father's Day", Cosby said. - Cosby's description of what he says was a romantic encounter with Constand before the night of the alleged assault.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:52

He was shot in the hip with a rifle round, and suffered internal bleeding and damage to internal organs. Scalise has received two surgeries for his injuries since Wednesday, including a surgery on Thursday in orthopedic trauma to fix a broken bone in his leg.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:49

The shooter, James Hodgkinson , was a small business owner in IL who defined himself publicly by his firm support of Bernie Sanders' progressive politics - and his hatred of conservatives and President Donald Trump . This is what our country was founded on and continues to be one of our greatest strengths. And then how do we make sense of it? "They're not just being obstructionists, they want to destroy this president".

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:46

Saturday night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Friday afternoon rain becomes more hit or miss with highs in the low 70s. Saturday has a better chance of more hazardous storms returning. Southwest winds 5 to 10 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch are possible.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:25

The judge praised them for being remarkably conscientious as they consider three counts of felony aggravated indecent assault that could put Cosby in prison for the rest of his life. The comedian acknowledged groping Andrea Constand after giving her pills. The wait for the jury to return a verdict doesn't appear to be bothering him at all.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:19

In its second day of deliberations, jurors returned to court to again see dashcam video captured by Officer Jeronimo Yanez's squad auto of the stop that led to 32-year-old Philando Castile's death. He says Yanez legitimately thought Castile was a robbery suspect. As Paulsen concluded his closing statements, the judge instructed the jurors that "culpable negligence" is a high level of negligence - gross negligence coupled with recklessness.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:15

His investigation then grew to include looking at whether President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey because he was unwilling to back off the Russian Federation investigation. NEW YORK (AP ) - The New York Times sued the FBI on Friday, seeking a court's help in getting the agency to turn over documents created by fired FBI Director James Comey after his conversations with President Donald Trump .

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:04

Friday's verdict drew an angry reaction from Castile's mother. Yanez shot Castile five times seconds after Castile informed him during a traffic stop that he was carrying a handgun. "I was scared to death". "I thought I was gonna die", he told investigators, according to the complaint. Some of the conversation between Yanez and Castile is unintelligible.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:03

That 2011 total was the smallest messenger count at an annual meeting in more than six decades, when in the throes of World War II, 4,301 messengers gathered in Atlanta in 1944. Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism . According to Barrett Duke , chairman of the SBC's resolutions committee, the initial vote was paused because the resolution didn't clearly define the alt-right.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:02

She said she didn't know he had a gun with him. She says she learned her husband was involved when she received a call from a news reporter. Sue Hodgkinson said she was sorry for his actions and asked the media to please leave her alone. At the time , police recovered a pocket knife, hair they say was pulled out of the woman's head and a 12-gauge shotgun at the scene. The gunman who opened fire on congressional Republicans during a baseball practice in Virginia Wednesday has died, ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:54

Constitution, which bars federal officials from accepting gifts or titles from foreign governments without the approval of Congress. Like the previous two federal lawsuits , this Congressional suit, to be filed in federal court in Washington , accuses Trump of illegally profiteering from his businesses in a variety of ways, including collecting payments from foreign diplomats who stay in his hotels and accepting trademark approvals from foreign governments for his company's goods and ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:48

Both were transferred to Comer Children's Hospital. Johnson says the suspended students ran back into the picnic drawing the gunfire that hit the victims. Jeffrey, but authorities would not confirm reports that the wounded children were students on the playground. The hospital says the girls' families have asked that no details about their conditions be released.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:46

The reasons for reversing DAPA are also reasons for reversing DACA , but the administration apparently has no plans to end that program, or even to curtail it. Shortly after it was announced , Texas and 26 other states filed a lawsuit challenging its legality. In a landmark reversal of his campaign promise, President Donald Trump's administration has elected to allow Dreamers to remain in the United States .

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:48

I can not fathom how intimidated Mr. Comey must have been alone in a room with President Trump. Trump was referring to Comey's revelation that he had passed on to a friend a written memo he'd made detailing a meeting with Trump at the White House - and had asked a friend to give it to a reporter for the New York Times .

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:43

Right in the middle of Pride month, OR just made a huge move to support non-binary people. The state will now allow people to choose a third gender on official documents like driving licenses and identification cards. OR will be the first state in the nation to offer a third gender option on its state IDs - an acknowledgment that validates transgender identities.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:58

Sessions also corroborated part of Comey's testimony during the hearing, but contradicted others. "I am not stonewalling", Sessions replied, saying he was simply following Justice Department policy not to discuss confidential communications with the president.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:32

No date for the meeting has been set, according to a committee aide. Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Vice Chairman Mark Warner, D-Va., left, listen as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence about his role in the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:26

Better get ready: 2018 is going to be everything you hated about 2016 ... albeit with both sides even less popular than they were then, and arguing whether or not to justify disenfranchising the almost 63 million people who voted Trump for president.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:10

Since posting the video , CNN fired her from co-hosting the network's New Year's Eve special and five of Griffin's comedy shows have been cancelled. An endorsement deal with Squatty Potty also ended. In other words, she's not gonna "Lay down and let him walk all over me". " Kathy never imagined it could be misinterpreted as a threat of violence against Trump ", Bloom said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:00

Since Parma Municipal Court does not retain felony cases, further court hearings will be held at the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court in Cleveland. It couldn't be determined immediately if Brinkman has an attorney. Scott Plymale, Suzanne Taylor's boyfriend, said that he knew Brinkman as "Susie's friend" but never thought he was risky. "They were acquaintances", Loeding said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:02

North Royalton police identified the victims , who were Taylor Pifer , 21, Kylie Pifer , 18, and their mother Suzanne Taylor , 45. Brinkman had been watching their home while they were away on vacation, the sheriff said. Matters first came to the fore after the boyfriend of the older of the two daughters came by the family's residence circa 8pm on Sunday where he found the bodies of the three women.