Tuesday July 17-th, 2018

Trump hands over Jared Kushner's security clearance decision to John Kelly Trump hands over Jared Kushner's security clearance decision to John Kelly

In recent weeks it has emerged that Mr Kushner is still on a temporary security pass despite serving in the president's inner circle for the past year and sitting in on high-level intelligence briefings. There is no truth to any suggestion otherwise"...

Father, son among 4 on board missing aircraft Father, son among 4 on board missing aircraft

Media reports say the others on board included Clint Kaupp, Tim Mueller and Ron Mckenzie. Bill Kaupp has been an "avid" aviator for the last 10 years, said Jon Kaupp. Search and rescue efforts are being coordinated by the Civil Air Patrol, an auxil...

Pakistan not placed on terror funding watch-list: media report Pakistan not placed on terror funding watch-list: media report

Alexandra Wijmenga-Daniel, a spokeswoman for the task force, known as F.A.T.F., would not comment on the news reports, saying only that "Pakistan was subject to F.A.T.F. Under FATF rules one country's opposition was not enough to prevent a motion fro...

Another Trump adviser expected to plead guilty Another Trump adviser expected to plead guilty

Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was appointed special counsel in May 2017, after Trump fired James Comey from the Federal Bureau of Investigation top job and Democrats accused him (Trump) of obstructing the probe int...

Florida shooting survivor: Trump Jr. is 'immature, rude, and inhuman' Florida shooting survivor: Trump Jr. is 'immature, rude, and inhuman'

In the wake of last week's mass shooting at a South Florida high school, Trump has White House meetings scheduled this week with groups of students and local officials about the prospects of tougher gun laws to protect schools. Yates, who had been a ...

'Beast from the east' to bring coldest winter spell to Shropshire

While the details of further outlook remain uncertain, Met Éireann cautioning at the moment that it looks like it will be a cold regime for early days of next week with easterly winds, and frosty nights with sub zero temperatures. "Lowest temperatu...

United Kingdom to align auto regulations with European Union post Brexit United Kingdom to align auto regulations with European Union post Brexit

A fairly large number of countries said they were willing to pay more into the European Union budget - 14 or 15 countries, Juncker said. "I think we are well beyond the point of aspirations and principles". German Chancellor Angela Merkel said la...

Armed Stoneman Douglas resource officer 'never went in' during Florida shooting Armed Stoneman Douglas resource officer 'never went in' during Florida shooting

The sheriff said he believes Peterson remained outside of the building for roughly four minutes, while the shooting in total lasted around six minutes. "We lost coaches", Israel said. On Nov. 28, a 22-year-old man at the Lake Worth home told the resp...

Married Missouri governor Eric Greitens accused of blackmailing lover Married Missouri governor Eric Greitens accused of blackmailing lover

The charge sheet alleges Mr Greitens took a picture of the unidentified woman in "full or partial nudity" without her knowledge or consent. Rowden says Greitens should step down for the "sake of our state". Mr. Greitens has resisted calls to re...

Trump Administration Maintains It Is Tough on Russian Federation Trump Administration Maintains It Is Tough on Russian Federation

Trump stopped just short of demanding that Attorney General Jeff Sessions start a probe of the former Obama White House. He said: "Why aren't Dem crimes under investigation?" Trump's tweet calling out Barack Obama came a day after White Hou...

Mueller charges lawyer Alex Van Der Zwaan in U.S. election investigation

The new indictment includes 16 counts related to false individual income tax returns, seven counts of failure to file reports of foreign bank and financial accounts, five counts of bank fraud conspiracy and four counts of bank fraud. The Gates pl...

Russia's Su-57 fleet in Syria expands to four stealth jets Russia's Su-57 fleet in Syria expands to four stealth jets

The deployment of two Su-57 fighter aircraft, which were filmed landing at Russia's Khmeimim airbase along the Mediterranean coast, would represent the latest high-tech military system Russian Federation has exhibited in Syria . Over the eight yea...

Lindsey Vonn: I'm old but still hip Lindsey Vonn: I'm old but still hip

LINDSEY'S SKI DIARY, it says on a shelving unit with 39 binders that chronicle her career from speed-demon girl to the most accomplished female skier in history. Upon the close of these Olympics - Olympics in which she was a focal point, even though ...

More rain this weekend leads to flooding concerns More rain this weekend leads to flooding concerns

Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. Expect a partly to mostly cloudy sky through the afternoon. WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Rain showers linger, with a chilly low temperature of 46 degrees. Mostly sunny on Monday , with h...

Hero dog shot protecting teen during home invasion Hero dog shot protecting teen during home invasion

A 2-year-old German Shepherd named Rex that took three bullets and a battering while defending the life of its 16-year-old owner during a home invasion in Renton, Washington, is now being hailed a hero as thousands in donations pour in to help with...

Ivanka Trump is headed to 2018 Winter Olympics

The younger Trump will attend the Closing Ceremony while in South Korea and will have dinner with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday. The Trump administration plans to announce sanctions on more than 50 vessels, shipping companies and t...

YouTube Apologizes For Trending Conspiracy Video On Florida Survivor YouTube Apologizes For Trending Conspiracy Video On Florida Survivor

It used screenshots of an interview Hogg did with with CNN affiliate KCBS, in combination with other images, in an attempt to suggest that Hogg and other students are "crisis actors". The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students, David Hogg an...

US Special Counsel Files New Charges Against Trump Former Campaign Aides US Special Counsel Files New Charges Against Trump Former Campaign Aides

In court and case filings , prosecutors described an 11-year "scheme" in which the two longtime business partners allegedly worked together to launder tens of millions of dollars they made doing foreign lobbying work, avoid paying taxes and buoy inc...

American skipper John Shuster redeeming himself in Olympic curling American skipper John Shuster redeeming himself in Olympic curling

The U.S. women's hockey team won the gold medal game 3-2 in a shootout, snapping Canada's streak of four consecutive gold medals in that event . When the "Garlic Girls", nicknamed after the county from which they hail that is known for garlic, w...

'Harden' Schools to Combat Shooters, Trump Says 'Harden' Schools to Combat Shooters, Trump Says

The president's 20 percent suggestion would translate to up to 12 armed teachers at Eastwood Middle School and up to 22 armed teachers at Southport High School. Trump said school shootings often end before police and first responders have time t...

Trump endorses raising minimum age for owning firearms Trump endorses raising minimum age for owning firearms

It's unclear how much funding would be needed to train and arm 20 percent of the country's teaching staff, or where that funding would come from. Trump pitched his plan to arm teachers during a " listening session " with students on Wednesday, and ...

China to investigate suspected violation of United Nations sanctions on North Korea China to investigate suspected violation of United Nations sanctions on North Korea

The United States is due to announce its largest package of sanctions against North Korea to pressure the reclusive country into giving up its nuclear and missile programmes, as South Korea readies itself for further talks with its leaders.

Teachers continue to rally for all West Virginia state employees Teachers continue to rally for all West Virginia state employees

Oliver, who has been teaching in West Virginia at the high school and collegiate levels for almost two decades, said he hoped the state legislature and unions would be able to reach a solution soon so he can go back to work. But teachers, who rank 48...

Trump blasts Russia's actions in Syria as 'a humanitarian disgrace' Trump blasts Russia's actions in Syria as 'a humanitarian disgrace'

At least 32 people were killed in raids on areas including Hammouriyeh, Zamalka, Douma and al-Marj, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , a Britain-based group that monitors the civil war through a network of activists in Syria.

Mueller Examines Manafort Loans Mueller Examines Manafort Loans

The actual charges have their roots in the investigation began by the special counsel into the activities of Paul Manafort , the former chairperson of Trump presidential campaign. Court documents say Gates will plead guilty to two counts: making a f...

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