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Reporter unloads on deputy press secretary at White House briefing: ‘What you just did is inflammatory!’

Reporter unloads on deputy press secretary at White House briefing: ‘What you just did is inflammatory!’President Trump’s ongoing battle with the media boiled over during the White House press briefing on Tuesday when a reporter tore into Sarah Huckabee Sanders for complaining about the “constant barrage of fake news.”




POSTED JUNE 27, 2017 4:53 PM

Republicans Revolt Against Mitch McConnell

Republicans Revolt Against Mitch McConnellSen. McConnell delayed a vote on the Senate GOP health care bill after 9 senators come out against it.




POSTED JUNE 27, 2017 3:03 PM

California sheriff deputy mending from gunshot wound to face

California sheriff deputy mending from gunshot wound to faceSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Alex Ladwig, a 25-year-old Sacramento County sheriff's deputy, was working an evening rush-hour shift at a transit station when, without warning, he found himself fighting for his life.




POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 10:00 PM

Congressman: Healthcare Might Not Be in Trump's 'wheelhouse'

Congressman: Healthcare Might Not Be in Trump's 'wheelhouse'Representative Charlie Dent, R-PA, speaks about Republicans attempts to pass Healthcare legislation and he believes that the work should be from the center out.




POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 5:38 AM

London apartment tower fire triggers emergency inspections, evacuations

London apartment tower fire triggers emergency inspections, evacuationsThe deaths of 79 people in a London apartment tower have triggered emergency inspections, evacuations and soul searching among British officials who failed to prevent the tragedy.




POSTED JUNE 27, 2017 10:36 AM

Hillary Clinton: Reading ‘Harry Potter’ builds compassion for immigrants, refugees

Hillary Clinton: Reading ‘Harry Potter’ builds compassion for immigrants, refugeesFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton cited a study that found reading “Harry Potter” helped to build compassion for marginalized groups in children.




POSTED JUNE 27, 2017 1:12 PM

British police officer tells how he took on London Bridge attackers

British police officer tells how he took on London Bridge attackersA police officer who tried to stop three militants as they attacked people on London Bridge earlier this month described on Wednesday how he took on the men armed with just his baton despite being repeatedly stabbed and temporarily blinded. The three attackers rammed a hired van into pedestrians on the bridge late on June 3 before going on the rampage through the bustling Borough Market area, where they slit throats and stabbed people, killing eight. Police Constable Wayne Marques said he had heard screams coming from London Bridge and when he went to investigate saw people being attacked.




POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 2:22 PM

How To Protect Yourself Against Petya Ransomware

How To Protect Yourself Against Petya RansomwareA ransomware attack known as Petya has hit computer systems around the world. Here's how to protect yourself from the attack.




POSTED JUNE 27, 2017 6:45 PM

Obama on temple sojourn during Indonesia holiday

Obama on temple sojourn during Indonesia holidayBarack Obama took his wife and daughters to the ancient Borobudur temple on Java on Wednesday on a family vacation to Indonesia, where the former US president spent part of his childhood. The Obamas arrived in the city of Yogyakarta in central Java and headed straight to explore the Borobudur, an ancient Buddhist temple built in the 8th and 9th centuries. "Obama is fascinated by Borobudur, and he remembers that he has seen this temple when he was a child," said Edy Setijono, head of the temple management complex, who accompanied the family at the site.




POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 11:24 AM

Trump’s lawyers fail to follow through on threats to Comey

Trump’s lawyers fail to follow through on threats to ComeyPresident Trump’s lawyers, after rethinking their legal strategy, have shelved plans for now to file complaints accusing former FBI Director James Comey of leaking confidential information about his conversations with the president, according to two sources familiar with the lawyers’ plans. The decision to back away from repeated public threats to launch an all-out legal assault on Comey reflects a significant tactical retreat for Trump’s legal team. It was prompted by concerns that such a move might antagonize special counsel Robert Mueller as he investigates Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible ties to Trump’s presidential campaign, the sources said.




POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 12:52 PM

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