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Philippine mayor linked to drugs killed in raid

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Vasquez, and one other unidentified person. Vice mayor Nova Princess Parojinog-Echavez, who is Parojinog's daughter, and her sibling, were also arrested, Pacleb added. Police confiscated high-powered firearms and an undetermined amount of methamphetamine hydrochloride, locally known as shabu, from at least four houses of the Parojinog family, the city's information office said. Read More »

Netanyahu wants to expel Al-Jazeera over incitement

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During that same period, Israeli forces have killed more than 256 Palestinians; Israel has said that majority were attackers, others died in clashes . Police said stones were thrown at officers. The Palestinian Prisoners Club said some 119 people were detained and 21 still in custody, including minors, adding that some were beaten by police. Read More »

Scaramucci hace velada acusación vs Priebus y luego se retracta

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En respuesta, el nuevo director de comunicaciones publicó un tuit, que luego borró, en el que aseguró que "a la luz de la fuga" de su información financiera, se pondría en contacto con el FBI y el Departamento de Justicia. "No sé si esto es reparable o no, depende del presidente", dijo Scaramucci acerca de sus diferencias con Priebus . Scaramucci también tenía munición contra el estratega jefe de Trump y se despachó a gusto. Read More »

If Trump fires Mueller, he ignores history, risks disaster

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Trump could fire Sessions, but for reasons explained below would rather not. Mr Graham's warning comes as the president has repeatedly attacked Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who recused himself from the Russian Federation inquiry after failing to disclose a meeting with the Kremlin's envoy during his confirmation hearing. Read More »

Senate committee issues subpoena for Manafort: statement

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Former Donald Trump aide Paul Manafort has agreed to turn over notes on controversial meeting but has also been subpoenaed to testify by the Senate Judiciary Committee. Manafort's notes could provide information about what, exactly, was said at the meeting and how participants responded. WASHINGTON-Criminal prosecutions are rare for people who fail to register as foreign agents, according to a top Justice Department official who testified Wednesday about an obscure law receiving new ... Read More »

Gainesville police reject President's Trumps remarks about treatment of suspects

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The NYPD is among many departments across the country that has attracted national scrutiny over its use of force against civilians, particularly African-Americans. Keiffer Mitchell, an adviser to Maryland's Republican Gov. Larry Hogan, summed up his response in three words: "No". The IACP wrote that the use of force is one of the most hard parts of policing, but also added that law enforcement has policies in place to "ensure that any use of force is carefully applied and objectively ... Read More »

Republicans Are Not Thrilled Trump's Toying With Firing Jeff Sessions

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Democrats in Congress, and even a few Republicans, have publicly stated that if President Donald Trump fires Mueller, the result will be a full-blown constitutional crisis. "Otherwise, I'll say, 'Tom, you're fired'". "People should know what folks' past motivations, and their political motivations are-these weren't minor donations, these were significant donations by members of that team". Read More »

Stunned by Gujarat rebellion, Congress takes its complaint to EC

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The charge was made by Congress MLA from Rajkot Indranil Rajyaguru while addressing a press conference in Rajkot. Congress also alleged that at least three MLAs were approached with monetary offers in exchange for loyalties. The Congress leaders who have remained in Gujarat are Mahendrasin Vaghela, Raghavji Patel, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, CK Raulji, Amit Chaudhary and Bholabhai Gohil. Read More »

Los republicanos 'parecen tontos' por no eliminar el Obamacare: Trump

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La propuesta, que era vista como una de las últimas esperanzas del partido rojo para revocar la legislación vigente, recibió esta madrugada 49 votos a favor y 51 en contra. "Parecen tontos y sólo están perdiendo el tiempo", indicó Trump en una serie de mensajes emitidos en su cuenta de la red Twitter . Los manifestantes se reúnen fuera del Capitolio mientras la mayoría republicana en el Congreso sigue atorada por su incapacidad para cumplir su promesa política de revocar y reemplazar a ... Read More »

North Korea test-fires ballistic missile that can target United States cities

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Trump said the USA will do everything it can to safeguard its homeland and its allies in the region. The U.S. House of Representatives voted this week to sanction North Korea , along with Russian Federation and Iran . A Former UK Ambassador to North Korea has said "we should be very worried" after the country said missile test shows all USA is within range. It is the second ICBM launch in less than a month by the North, despite global efforts to curb the development of missile ... Read More »

Trump to MS-13 Gang Members: 'We Will Deport You'

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What Trump was actually doing was encouraging law enforcement officers to ignore both their departments' policies and local, state, and federal law. "But for many communities in our city, President Trump's comments only (stoke) fears of interacting with officers". Read More »

Putin regrets deteriorating US-Russia ties, blames 'anti-Russia hysteria'

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He noted that the election of a USA president has nothing to do with Russian Federation and it is not Russia's business to evaluate what the US president does. "Aurora is not meant to form blocks as well", Niinisto said. He complained that " it's impossible to endlessly tolerate this kind of insolence towards our country ", referring to tougher United States sanctions that were backed by the House of Representatives on Tuesday. Read More »

Putin threatens to retaliate over new USA sanctions

Putin, who has repeatedly denied US allegations that Russian Federation interfered with last year's USA presidential election, said Moscow would only decide on how to retaliate against Washington once it had seen the final text of the proposed law. Read More »

JD Martinez hits fourth HR since joining Diamondbacks

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He threw 66 of his 105 pitches for strikes, obtaining a dozen outs via grounders. With his first start of the year now slated for Thursday evening at Busch Stadium , Weaver will be taking the mound with a ideal 0.00 ERA under his belt. Martinez fits nicely into the middle of the Diamondbacks' batting order, hitting behind All-Stars Paul Goldschmidt and Jake Lamb. It was Martinez's fourth career grand slam. Read More »

Maxine Waters hits Trump over comments to police

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Within hours, the president's suggestions were disavowed by the Suffolk County Police Department , which wrote on Twitter: "As a department, we do not and will not tolerate roughing up of prisoners". For these reasons, law enforcement agencies develop policies and procedures, as well as conduct extensive training, to ensure that any use of force is carefully applied and objectively reasonable considering the situation confronted by the officers. Read More »

Senate's Obamacare repeal vote takes freaky turn

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Republican Senator Lindsey Graham called the so-called skinny repeal a, quote, " disaster " and "a fraud" in terms of policy, also bad politics, he said. Pence spent some of the morning lobbying Arizona Senator John McCain to vote in support of the bill. Trump was referring to the 60-vote threshold that is needed in the Senate to override a filibuster whenever discussion came up for a bill. Read More »

Three teenagers hospitalized after near drowning in Lake Michigan

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In an update from Ogden Dunes Police, all of the teens are expected to make a full recovery. They say more information will be released soon. IN conservation officers and police responded to a report of a group of teenage swimmers in distress near the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk Park, according to The Associated Press. Read More »

'Time to move on' from health care, Senate GOP leader says

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Pete Souza, the former White House photographer for Barack Obama, took a not-so-subtle dig at President Donald Trump after the Senate failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act . He said the impasse offers hope "that officials in Washington will work in a bi-partisan fashion to address current challenges with the Affordable Care Act, and to advance policies created to improve our health care delivery system in ways that protect patients and recognize the vital role of health care providers in ... Read More »

"Skinny repeal" of ObamaCare fails in Senate, as 3 Republicans vote no

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Mitch McConnell, the deal-making Senate majority leader and face of the GOP's long effort to repeal Obamacare, couldn't swing John McCain . Broader legislation was defeated earlier in the week. Then again, maybe unhappy voters aren't as fearsome as polls make them seem. That's the GOP hope, that whatever they pass - skinny, a bit more robust, anything - is the means to an end. Read More »

Cowboys' Damontre Moore suspended two games by NFL

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The most recent suspension comes for defensive end #Damontre Moore , who the National Football League suspended for two games for a DUI he received last December while playing with the Seattle Seahawks. "I'm here to work and trying to make the best of this opportunity", Moore said. First-round defensive end Taco Charlton will have a chance to fill the void left by Irving while second-year defensive end Charles Tapper would have an opportunity to replace Moore for two games. Read More »

Paul Ryan Is 'Disappointed and Frustrated' With Health Care Vote Failure

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As I said from the beginning, let ObamaCare implode, then deal . The Senate, meanwhile, will return to Washington next week for additional votes on nominations and a defense policy bill. "While I support numerous components of this plan, this approach will not provide the market stability and premium relief that is needed", she said in a statement Thursday. Read More »

Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul

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Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, though clearly pleased with the outcome of the vote early Friday morning, insisted it was "not a time for celebration, it's a time for relief". It's a legislative maneuver so the Senate can pass a bill that a House-Senate conference committee can use as the base to try to work out a comprehensive "repeal and replace" measure. Read More »

Police issue statement after Trump remark

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The Gainesville Police Department used social media to respond to remarks made by President Trump on Friday. Since the beginning of 2017, the Department of Homeland Security's investigative unit has arrested 3,311 gang members nationwide during targeted operations, said Tom Homan, acting director of U.S. Read More »

Stalker arrested after following actress to Comic Con, police say

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After Repp was discovered, however, he was escorted off the property, and Beckinsale went to file a police report against him. That panel was rescheduled for 6 p.m.to allow Beckinsale time to file the report, Kautzmann said. He also ran into her again at another event in Houston the same year, where he was detained by cops and booted as well. Police say Repp seems to "have an irrational obsession with the victim and has travelled across the country in an effort to harass her". Read More »

7-month-old boy found dead in hot auto

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Police say when he looked into the back seat, the father saw the child, unresponsive. Police say the father went to the church to pick up the mother, and that's when he realized the baby was in the vehicle. Fire officials said the baby was left in the heat for hours. On Friday, a 7-month-old boy died after being left in a hot auto in north Phoenix. For the second day in a row, a baby boy has been found dead in a hot auto. Read More »