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Stormy Daniels' lawyer joins fight over Cohen's files

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U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood in Manhattan ordered Cohen to appear in court on Monday afternoon, after holding three hearings on Friday into his request for a temporary restraining order (TRO) blocking prosecutors from reviewing seized materials. Read More »

U.S. has blood samples verifying chemical attack

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A USA official said the strikes had targeted chemical production facilities. The President said the USA strikes on Syria , were launched in concert with British, French allies. The S-400 anti-missile system, deployed to Syria in 2015 after Turkey downed a Russian military jet, has perhaps drawn the most attention. France has also stationed several Mirage and Rafale fighter jets in Jordan and the United Arab Emirates. Read More »

Russian Federation vows to target source of any Syria missile strike

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President Donald Trump appeared to weigh a forceful military response. Trump's Tweet appeared to have been prompted by comments from Russia's ambassador to Lebanon, which were widely reported Wednesday morning, that warned Russian Federation would fire not only on any USA missiles targeting Syria , but also the units launching them. Read More »

Zuckerberg's Time in Washington Well-Enough Spent

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According to a recent survey about Facebook users and their expectations, almost 60 percent of respondents expected the company to collect some data about them. Does Facebook tap your microphone? The company has always denied these allegations. Although it's not been confirmed by Facebook, fuel has been added to the fire after a comment was made by Zuckerberg during his appearance. Read More »

Russian Lawmaker: US Strikes On Syria Violate International Law

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Trump says that last Saturday, Syrian President Bashar Assad deployed chemical weapons in what was a "significant escalation in a pattern of chemical weapons use by that very bad regime". Moscow's ambassador to Lebanon, Alexander Zasypkin, warned on Wednesday that any USA missiles fired at Syria would be shot down and the launch sites targeted. Read More »

Driver in Hart family cliff crash was drunk

Farther south along the Mendocino County coast, authorities proceed to find associates of the Hart household, overlooking past 42, since an SUV left a dip away a towering sea bluff. Officials have said the crash may have been intentional , judging by software in the vehicle showing it stopped at a pull-off area before speeding off the cliff. Read More »

Arizona teachers protested at 1112 schools

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Teachers in Arizona are some of the lowest paid in the country, according to The Washington Post. An amendment added to Arizona's Constitution by voters in 1992 requires that any change to the tax code that results in increased state revenues, including removing a carve-out or reducing the expenditure it creates, be passed with a two-thirds supermajority in each legislative chamber. Read More »

Nikki Haley: No Decision Made Yet On Syria

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US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley slammed Russia Friday for complicity in the recent chemical weapons attack on civilians in Syria. "Russia can complain all it wants about fake news, but no one is buying its lies and its cover-ups", Haley said Friday. Read More »

Russia: Syria chemical assault 'fabrication' by overseas power

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The U.S. - the possessor of the biggest arsenal of chemical weapons - has no moral right to blame other countries". Russia's overseas minister has asserted {{that a}} suspected chemical assault throughout the Syrian metropolis of Douma last weekend was fabricated with the help of an unspecified overseas intelligence firm. Read More »

Two Indian athletes kicked out of Commonwealths over needle find

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Indian shooter Anish Bhanwala, aged 15, on Friday created history by becoming the country's youngest ever gold medal victor in the Commonwealth Games. "I don't know how I pull it off sometimes", she had said, after her Asian Championship gold . Meanwhile, Indian wrestler Somveer crashed out of the men's 86 kilogram freestyle competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) after losing to Pakistan's Muhammed Inam here on Saturday. Read More »

Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced

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It's the fourth largest jackpot in the game's history and the second highest for a single ticket. The winning numbers were: 11, 28, 31, 46, 59 and Mega Ball 1. Richard Wahl joined lottery officials in Trenton Friday to claim his prize. They checked the numbers "at least 15 times", Wahl said, hugging and crying together over their good fortune, ABC 7 reported . Read More »

National Guard to provide surveillance, aerial support at border

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The governors of Texas and Arizona have deployed hundreds of troops to the border in recent days. Last week, officials with the Texas Military Department confirmed the troops' deployment to the Valley, clarifying they would serve in a support role for Border Patrol and Customs and Border Protection officials. Read More »

Trump Warns Russia to 'Get Ready' for US Missile Strikes in Syria

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Sen. Mike Rounds said the USA should target President Bashar Assad's "command and control system" in retaliation for a chemical-weapons attack on civilians last weekend in a rebel-held suburb of Damascus . "Get ready Russian Federation, because they will be coming , nice and new and 'smart!'" he said in a Twitter posting. Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova posted that "missiles must fly towards terrorists, not a legitimate government that has been fighting global terrorism in its territory ... Read More »

Inslee, Ferguson cautiously optimistic after Trump's 'promise' to protect states' marijuana rights

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Republican Senator Cory Gardner began blocking the Trump administration's nominees for the Department of Justice after Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded protections for states with legalized marijuana. "Trump changes his mind constantly, and Republican leadership is still in our way". "We should hope for the best, but not take anything for granted", Blumenauer, a founder of the Congressional Cannabis Caucus, said in a statement. Read More »

Pence to meet Canada's Trudeau at Americas summit in Lima

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Cuba is present as in the meeting of peoples from the continent, an activity organized independently from the Summit of the Americas, that has taken place since 1998, when its first edition was held in Santiago de Chile. Organized by trade unions and social organizations in Peru, the event demonstrates continental solidarity in the face of internal and external threats to which progressive efforts are subjected in our region. Read More »

Bradenton man gets 16 years for making child pornography

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Of the images and videos, officials said 167 depicted bondage, 20 depicted bestiality and 1,136 depicted infants. The case was originally investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Tampa Division, with assistance from the Bradenton Police Department. Read More »

Early morning house fire in PA

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Then, he set his parent's house on fire. Upon arriving on scene, Traer Fire requested assistance from neighboring departments to contain the fire. He said the stairs to the basement were underneath the stairs to the second floor. The cause of the fire is not known, although the residents told firefighters there was a marijuana grow operation in the basement. One cat was rescued and two still are hiding. Read More »

Michael Cohen facilitated $1.6 million payment on behalf of GOP fundraiser

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Cohen is also a national deputy fundraising chair for the RNC and arranged the payment over two years in quarterly installments as part of a deal preventing the woman from disclosing the relationship, the Journal reports. In a statement, Broidy admitted to the relationship but did not address whether he impregnated the woman. Daniels at the time of the payment was being represented by Keith Davidson , the same attorney who represented the woman in the Broidy negotiations, according to ... Read More »

Prince Philip is discharged from hospital after hip surgery

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Philip, who is best known for his mischievous sense of humour , forthright manner and off-colour jokes, formally retired from public life past year but has attended some royal engagements since then. An update the following day said he had undergone a "successful" hip operation and was recovering well. On May 19, they will celebrate the wedding of their grandson Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. Read More »

Philadelphia Flyers could be in for a long series against Pittsburgh Penguins

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Crosby performed more stick wizardry on his way to his third postseason hat trick, Evgeni Malkin added a highlight-reel goal of his own and the Penguins overwhelmed their seemingly overmatched cross-state rivals to begin their quest for a third straight Stanley Cup with a blowout that seemed to indicate the grudge match could be a mismatch. Read More »

UN Security Council holds meeting about Syria

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The suspected poison gas attack in Douma, which killed more than 40 people, has drawn worldwide outrage and prompted the United States and its allies to consider a military strike on Syria , something Moscow has strongly warned against. Read More »

Pair arrested after £60000 drugs find in police raids

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Sandwich police arrested Amandah N. Woods, 24, of the 500 block of South Main Street, Sandwich, after they stopped her vehicle on Main Street at Water Street at 7:54 a.m. Const. Ian Jordan was seriously injured in an on-duty collision on September 22, 1987, Victoria police said. Weyrauch was booked into the Ada County Jail on a felony charge of second-degree kidnapping, a misdemeanor count of domestic battery and two felony charges of battery on a law enforcement officer. Read More »

US, UK and France Launch Strikes Against Syria

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Trump said the strikes were in coordination with France and the United Kingdom, adding that the goal of the campaign is to "establish a strong deterrent against the production, spread and use of chemical weapons". I may find this childish, but the people, the commanders in the army, the Pentagon, if Trump really decides to attack or to do something else, they have to obey him. Read More »

REGIONAL: Man and woman found dead at flat

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A domestic violence case in SC this week led a man to fatally shoot a horse before holding a woman against her will and making her watch as he shot himself in the face with a shotgun - and survived, authorities said. She offered to let her new friend feed the baby, and as she watched Phipps rock the infant, Snipes said she saw a "light at the end of the tunnel". Read More »