• Trump says China has failed over North Korea
Trump says China has failed over North Korea

Doctors last week described Warmbier's condition upon his return June 13 as a state of "unresponsive wakefulness" and said he suffered a " severe neurological injury " of unknown cause. U.S. Sen. John McCain says Americans who are "stupid" enough to still want to visit North Korea should be required to sign a waiver absolving the U.S.

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  • UPS issues statement on incident at San Francisco facility
UPS issues statement on incident at San Francisco facility

UPS trucks are rolling again at a warehouse in San Francisco where an employee shot and killed three colleagues and wounded two others. Witnesses say they heard several shots and saw people running out the UPS building. About six hours after the shooting, Chaplin said officers were still interviewing scores of witnesses to determine exactly...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting
Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Hodgkinson was mortally wounded by police. In addition to the note the Federal Bureau of Investigation also seized a cell phone, computer, and a camera all housed in Hodgkinson's vehicle. A staffer, lobbyist and Capitol Hill police officer also suffered gunshot wounds during the attack. The sheriff said deputies arrived to find Hodgkinson with ...

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  • Saudi royals to make pledge to new crown prince
Saudi royals to make pledge to new crown prince

A powerful figure who as interior minister oversaw the kingdom's security and counterterrorism operations, he was in line to inherit the throne. By April 2015, King Salman recast the line of succession, putting his son as the deputy crown prince, third in line to the throne.

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  • Airbus sales chief plays down prospect of blockbuster order
Airbus sales chief plays down prospect of blockbuster order

With the deal, CDB Aviation has also converted a previously placed order for six 737 MAX 8s to ten new 737 MAX 10 aircraft. "We are pleased to announce this purchase of 10 additional Boeing 737 "Gamechanger" aircraft, on top of our existing firm order for 100 737 MAXs, with a further 100 options remaining", said Ryanair's Chief Operations Officer...

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  • GOP health care bill developing in secret
GOP health care bill developing in secret

Trump's remarks were a surprising slap at a Republican-written House measure that was shepherded by Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., and whose passage the president lobbied for and praised. President Trump and Sen. The House bill, H.R. 1628, would cut Medicaid by $834 billion over 10 years, repeal $664 billion of Obamacare's tax increases on the weal...

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  • Vice President Pence hires outside counsel to deal with Russian Federation inquiries
Vice President Pence hires outside counsel to deal with Russian Federation inquiries

Cullen served as a USA attorney during President George H.W. Bush's administration. Kasowitz has told some White House personnel that they don't need to hire their own lawyers, according to one person familiar with some of the legal discussions that have occurred inside the White House .

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  • Authorities Release Dashcam Video From Shooting Of Philando Castile
Authorities Release Dashcam Video From Shooting Of Philando Castile

On Friday a Ramsey County jury found Jeronimo Yanez not guilty of manslaughter and unsafe discharge of a firearm in the shooting death of Castile , a black man. In the video, the now-former St. Anthony, Minn. police officer fires seven shots at Castile during a traffic stop. After Castile discloses he has a firearm, Yanez can be hear...

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  • England rout New Zealand to book semifinal berth
England rout New Zealand to book semifinal berth

Victory in this match would see England into the semi-finals, with New Zealand looking to kickstart their campaign in a 50-over tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides after a rain-induced no result in their opening clash with Australia .

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  • US Weighs Response To Student's Death After North Korea Imprisonment
US Weighs Response To Student's Death After North Korea Imprisonment

The U.S. government accuses North Korea of using such detainees as political pawns. Trump's comment could be interpreted as an implicit knock of the Obama administration. The presidential office also urged the North to quickly release South Korean and U.S. citizens held there. The North Korean government has vowed to develop a nuclear-tipped interc...

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  • New Oklahoma coach Riley's deal starts at $3.1 million
New Oklahoma coach Riley's deal starts at $3.1 million

Now, he's got the financial upgrade to match. Riley will make an estimated $3.1 million in his first year as head coach, and will make an average of $3.5 million through the remainder of his contract, ending in January 2022. He likely will spend much of his time using his status and connections to help the school in various ways, including fundra...

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  • Top Dem: Trump slowing pace of Senate Intel probe
Top Dem: Trump slowing pace of Senate Intel probe

Meanwhile, Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner , may be getting new legal representation as the investigation heats up. Kushner is now represented by Jamie Gorelick , who is a partner at the firm WilmerHale. In May, Trump tweeted, the day after sacking Comey, " James Comey better hope there are no "tapes" of our conversation...

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  • Trump boasts over victory of GOP candidate in Georgia
Trump boasts over victory of GOP candidate in Georgia

The most expensive House race in history is about to end with a new member from Georgia . Handel ran against a political rookie Jon Ossoff . Republicans believe the run-off will favour them in an affluent seat they have held since 1979.

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  • Spicer Won't Comment on His White House Future
Spicer Won't Comment on His White House Future

White House reporter Jim Acosta said after the briefing: "The White House press secretary is getting to a point where he's just kind of useless". White House communications officials "obviously feel it has ceased to pay dividends" to follow their predecessors' press strategy, said Eric Dezenhall, who worked on President Ronald Reagan's communi...

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  • Wildfire along Pacific Crest Trail surges, forces closures
Wildfire along Pacific Crest Trail surges, forces closures

The fire is moving in the northeast direction, according to the Big Bear Fire Department. The massive Tanker 911, a DC-10, could be seen Monday assisting the other aircraft and ground resources battling the fire. One firefighter had suffered a heat-related injury, officials told CBS2. Later in the morning, fire activity began picking up because...

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  • There may be someone new at Trump's White House press podium
There may be someone new at Trump's White House press podium

While many controversial names had been added and nominated to various positions in the administration, Sean Spicer being chosen to become to the new White House Press Secretary received little backlash. Reporter Trey Yingst of the conservative-leaning One America News Network asked Spicer point-blank if the president believes that the Russian ...

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  • Comey's testimony is like emperor's new clothes
Comey's testimony is like emperor's new clothes

And one of Trump's lawyers, Jay Sekulow , said categorically on Meet the Press that, " The president is not and has not been under investigation for obstruction". Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the president last month raising concerns over Comey's performance, but Trump later asserted that he ...

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  • Senate's McConnell: Draft healthcare bill expected Thursday
Senate's McConnell: Draft healthcare bill expected Thursday

Senator Chris Murphy (D-Connecticut) remarked: "We had a month of debate [on the PPACA] in the United States Senate in 2009-that seems like a reasonable amount of time " for the GOP bill . "It's not unusual, especially for a big bill like this". Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), one of the more candid Republicans on the Hill, revealed that the...

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  • Israeli settlement building soars, official data shows
Israeli settlement building soars, official data shows

Donald Trump's top Middle East envoys Jared Kushner , the president's son-in-law, and Jason Greenblatt will meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders this week. In an interview with the Jewish Telegraphic Agency past year, he said he had not had any contacts with Palestinians since his time at the yeshiva, when he came into contact with laborers...

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  • GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling
GOP eyes Senate health care vote next week, amid grumbling

In addition to the revenue issue, Democratic aides said the bill could be referred to four different committees, which would lead to a lengthy legislative process and potentially significant changes to the measure. Asked by a reporter how many days the public would have to review the bill, McConnell said: "Everybody will have an adequate time to ta...

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