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Congressman moves to impeach Trump


Sherman believes there is enough evidence to support a charge of obstruction of justice . Sherman said in an Eyewitness News interview . "But we gotta protect the republic". The U.S. Constitution states that the president must have engaged in and be convicted of treason, bribery or other high crimes and misdemeanors in order to be impeached. Read More »

New Game of Thrones season 7 photos bring back a familiar face


The Lord of Blackhaven has dipped in and out of the series, originally tasked by Ned Stark to seek justice and protect the Riverlands. As you can see, Beric is riding a horse somewhere in the North. One shows Cersei and Jamie Lannister (Lena Headey and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau respectively) filming a scene in the Red Keep throne room, and another depicts an apparently intense conversation between the Stark siblings and Wildling leader Tormund. Read More »

Man fatally shot, 2 Kentucky deputies wounded


According to a news release from the KSP, both deputies stated that they had been shot but were able to return fire striking the perpetrator. "The selfish act of the suspect put the lives of our deputies in danger", said Knox County Sheriff Mike Smith. Read More »

Donald Trump slams James Comey after accusations on lying

Comey admitted he leaked the information as part of the FBI's probe into Russia's involvement in USA elections and the connections of the president's former national security adviser Michael Flynn with Russian officials. Comey has asserted that Trump asked him to pledge his personal loyalty, and that he refused. "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future", Trump said. Read More »

Jeff Sessions offers to testify in front of Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions , a former Republican senator from Alabama, will face tough questions from his former colleagues on a number of fronts that he has never had to publicly address in detail. Comey's testimony last week revealed new avenues of inquiry that lawmakers are likely to pursue on Tuesday. On Wednesday, written testimony by Comey about his alleged interactions with President Donald Trump was released in which the ex-director noted that he asked Sessions "prevent any future direct ... Read More »

Romney: Hillary, Bush Urged Me to Take Sec. of State Job


Since Clinton's election loss, there has been much speculation about whether Biden will run for president in 2020. Romney recalled receiving a call out of the blue from Vice President-elect Mike Pence when Romney was golfing in Hawaii, asking if he'd like to be considered. Read More »

15-Year-Old Arrested In 10-Year-Old Girl's Death In Colorado


Originally, police said she had been separated from the 15-year-old friend in a rain storm near the 12900 block of Colorado Boulevard. She was reported missing just before midnight. She posted lots of videos on YouTube over the past several years, sharing her life with the world. The mayor of Thornton , Heidi Williams, released a statement expressing her and the Thornton City Council's "deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Kiaya Campbell ". Read More »

Hawaii urges court to keep hold on Trump travel ban

The 9th Circuit cited those tweets in its unanimous ruling on Monday and stated that the administration had not made its case strongly enough for denying 180 million people entry into the country. President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 10, 2017. President Donald Trump's inability to keep his Twitter fingers in his pockets just helped derail his attempt to enact a ban on travel to the United States from six predominantly Muslim countries . Read More »

Polling Locations in Virginia Readying for Primary Election


In particular, the race for governor is being watched nationwide. So there is the choice for voters this Tuesday. Voters will decide tomorrow which candidates will square off in November, and once that happens the numbers on future campaign funding reports will rise exponentially. Read More »

Attorney General Sessions to face US Senate panel in public

Comey testified last week before the same panel answering questions about Russia's involvement in the presidential election and his relationship with President Donald Trump . Gen. Michael Flynn , who until hours earlier had been Trump's national security adviser. Despite the recusal, Sessions was involved in deciding to fire Comey. Read More »

Tennessee improves 3 spots to 35th in child well-being marks


Louisiana, Nevada and Arizona fill in the rest of the bottom five. The report considers numerous measures such as poverty rates, reading proficiency and teen birth rates, and the map of 2017 rankings show clear regional patterns where states in the northeastern part of the country are leading the way. Read More »

Mattis presses China on North Korea, South China Sea


The statement comes after the United Nations extended sanctions against North Korea over its repeated missile tests. USA allies have been anxious by Trump's actively courting Chinese President Xi Jinping to restrain North Korea , fearing Washington might allow China a more free rein elsewhere in the region. Read More »

Jeff Immelt stepping down as CEO of GE

A divestment of GE's health unit would follow outgoing CEO Jeff Immelt's efforts to shed the company's financial and media units and bring it back to its industrial core, which include the power , aviation, energy and transportation segments. Read More »

Fresh questions for Sessions and he'll answer in public


Sessions said in a letter on Saturday that he will appear before the committee to address matters that former Comey brought up last week in dramatic testimony to the same panel. "I don't think it's for me to say whether the conversation I had with the president was an effort to obstruct", Comey testified. "We've obviously pressed the White House", said Republican Sen. Read More »

Eric Green's Monday Weather Forecast


Tuesday's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a breeze, with a high of 78 and a low of 51. Monday night: Mostly clear with a low around 74. WEDNESDAY: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Saturday night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Starting Wednesday , the setup will be more favorable for scattered showers and thunderstorms across much of the region, and that same pattern will continue into the upcoming weekend. Read More »

Trump says comic should be ashamed for severed head video


Griffin has been dropped from CNN's New Year's Eve celebration, which she previously hosted with Anderson Cooper. Kathy Griffin , a frequent critic of President Donald Trump , has come under fire for many years for her controversial remarks and antics. Read More »

Three US soldiers killed in Afghanistan; a fourth soldier wounded

There's been another " Green on Blue " attack in Afghanistan as an Afghan soldier opened fire on a group of us servicemen , killing two and wounding two others. They include about 8.4 thousand American soldiers and officers who train Afghan units and act as military advisers. "The American invaders were there to support their Afghan slaves". Read More »

Secret Service says it has no tapes of Trump's White House conversations

After Trump again intimated last week that he could have recorded his controversial discussions with fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , it remained unclear if that claim was true. Comey suggested in his high-profile Senate testimony last week that any recordings would back up his account over the president's, adding, "Lordy, I hope there are tapes". Read More »

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules Against Travel Ban


The 9th Circuit took a similar stance on Monday, writing: "Immigration, even for the President, is not a one-person show". "Once that conclusion was on the table", Feldman observed, Chief Judge Roger Gregory, a Clinton appointee, "easily went on to show that such animus violated the establishment clause by sending a message to Muslims that they are outsiders in the political community". Read More »

Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump

An attorney for Trump said in January that the president was resigning from the Trump Organization and handing leadership over to his sons to avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest. The government also said Trump hotel revenue does not fit the definition of an improper payment under the Constitution. If a federal judge allows the case to proceed, Racine and Frosh said they will seek the disclosure of Trump's personal tax returns to better understand the extent of the president's ... Read More »

Secret Service does not have any White House tapes


But the president has punted every time when asked about releasing the tapes or whether they even exist. It's not a White House press briefing until press secretary Sean Spicer starts stammering like Porky Pig in uneven pancake makeup. Jack Reed, D-Rhode Island told MSNBC on Friday. "It just seems to be implausible that tapes would exist that contradict Comey and be held by the White House". Read More »

House, Senate investigators seek Trump tapes, Comey memos

The FBI is one of the bodies investigating potential connections between Mr Trump's 2016 campaign and allegations that Russian Federation attempted to influence the outcome of the election. The Russia probe, now led by special counsel Robert Mueller, is looking at possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. US intelligence agencies have said Russian Federation stole private emails and other documents from Democrats and released them publicly a year ago to embarrass Democratic ... Read More »