• Hearing scheduled on release of Cosby jury names
Hearing scheduled on release of Cosby jury names

Cosby's camp has said he turned down a plea deal that would have spared him jail time, but District Attorney Kevin Steele's spokeswoman, Kate Delano, said Monday: "We never offered him a plea deal". It's possible the next jury could be selected in another county so as not to place too heavy of a burden on Allegheny County, where Pittsburgh is lo...

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  • Russian Federation will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says
Russian Federation will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

The Russian ministry said any aircraft operating west of the Euphrates River will now be regarded by the Russian air force as legitimate targets, which will either be shot down or escorted out of the area. The U.S. -led coalition headquarters in Iraq said in a written statement that a U.S. F-18 Super Hornet shot down a Syrian government SU-22 on Su...

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  • As penalty for 'election-meddling', US Senate approves new Russian Federation sanctions
As penalty for 'election-meddling', US Senate approves new Russian Federation sanctions

Trump's campaign has been the focus of congressional and Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny in the past several months, as investigators dig into allegations his surrogates colluded with Russian officials to swing the election. In a televised addressed, he said that sanctions would violate the Iran deal signed by President Obama. Rouhani is ...

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  • Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline
Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline

Two ambulances were parked near an airport hangar. Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman , center, arrives at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. This reportedly occurred a year ago - but his family was just alerted of his condition last week, according to a statement released by the Warmbier family.

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  • Handel, Ossoff campaign on final weekend before 6th District vote
Handel, Ossoff campaign on final weekend before 6th District vote

Trump initially got involved in the special election by recording a robocall that went out to voters in that district. With days until voters in Georgia's sixth district head to the polls , Ossoff is making the smart move by focusing not just on the corruption that continues to consume the White House, but the disastrous Republican policy agenda...

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  • Southwest US preps for 120 temps: Water, water, more water
Southwest US preps for 120 temps: Water, water, more water

High temperatures could climb well above 110 degrees each day for the next week across the area. The Associated Press is reporting that Phoenix, Arizona could see temperatures reaching up to 120 degrees by Tuesday or Wednesday - A temperature not seen in the desert city in over 20 years.

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  • Trump's lawyer denies he's being investigated
Trump's lawyer denies he's being investigated

On Wednesday the House Intelligence Committee will hear from Obama Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. Donald Trump , however, is using his Twitter platform to disparage the Russian Federation investigation, attack the people running it, and expose himself to still more jeopardy.

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  • Senate passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran
Senate passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran

Additionally, the sanctions include a provision that prevents President Trump from lifting sanctions against Russian Federation without the consent of Congress. Earlier, Trump has indicated he is skeptical about additional sanctions and has been dismissive about the role of Russian interference in the US elections.

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  • California mom attacked child in attempted exorcism
California mom attacked child in attempted exorcism

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office stated they got a 911 call from a man, John Marciel , who said the mother had stripped the child naked, shoved handfuls of sand in the child's eyes and mouth, and struck, bit and choked the child. According to Allen, a toxicology test was run on Felder to establish whether she had been under the influence of ...

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  • Upcoming Mercedes-Benz A-class Sedan Is All About That Base
Upcoming Mercedes-Benz A-class Sedan Is All About That Base

Dealers saw the actual vehicle, which was described to them as the brand's new entry-level model slotting below the CLA four-door coupe. Which means a slightly higher ask than for a boxier four-door. On the flip side, the AMG GT sedan could also debut with Mercedes' brawny 4.4-litre twin-turbocharged V8. Maybe you didn't want the classically prop...

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  • London mosque attack requires 'urgent' action
London mosque attack requires 'urgent' action

Basu said that police were keeping an "open mind" on the motivations behind the attack , but "given the methodology and given what was occurring and what's happened, the tragic incidents across the country, this had all the hallmarks of a terrorist incident".

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  • Florida governor tries to lure 'upset' Connecticut firms
Florida governor tries to lure 'upset' Connecticut firms

Scott says he would "love every company in Connecticut" to think about moving to Florida, where he says taxes and regulations have been cut since he first took office. Florida's Governor Rick Scott will be in CT today, hoping to recruit CT businesses to move to the Sunshine State. Today Florida Governor Rick Scott signed into law implementing...

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  • One dead and 11 injured after powerful blast rocks Bogota shopping centre
One dead and 11 injured after powerful blast rocks Bogota shopping centre

The source of the explosion was a device that was kept inside the toilet seat of a women's washroom on the second floor of the shopping mall, Reuters reported. After the explosion, the authorities ordered the evacuation of the shopping center and were closed several streets nearby. Two Colombians also died, the Clinic of the Country said in a s...

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  • North Korean prisoner Otto Warmbier returns to the USA
North Korean prisoner Otto Warmbier returns to the USA

He was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years' imprisonment with hard labor and, according to his parents, fell into a coma shortly thereafter. Yun's visit came amid heightened tensions over North Korea's defiant pursuit of advanced military technologies, but US media reports said, his mission, directly ordered by Trump, was centered on the 22...

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  • Trump Faces Yet Another Senate Probe as Judiciary Panel Gears Up
Trump Faces Yet Another Senate Probe as Judiciary Panel Gears Up

Since his appointment on May 17, Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, has recruited a high-powered team of lawyers, investigators and prosecutors with deep expertise in areas ranging from financial fraud to constitutional law.

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  • Scalise Shooting Will Win Us Tuesday's House Election — Georgia GOP Leader
Scalise Shooting Will Win Us Tuesday's House Election — Georgia GOP Leader

Handel faces Democrat Jon Ossoff in a nationally watched matchup that Democrats want to turn into a referendum on Trump. It's all coming to a head on Tuesday. Ultimately, more than 192,000 people voted in the primary - close to the 210,000 who participated in the 2014 midterm election in the district. But Perdue flatly disputed them, calling ...

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  • Top CNN Reporter Blasts 'Useless' Sean Spicer and 'Stonewalling' White House
Top CNN Reporter Blasts 'Useless' Sean Spicer and 'Stonewalling' White House

Asked why the briefing was off-camera, Spicer said , according to NBC's Ali Vitali , that Trump is doing a joint press conference later with the President of Panama. The discussions on reorganizing the White House communications operation are still preliminary and no final decision has been made, the people said. "The way it works is that if ...

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  • Texas woman charged in stabbing death of 4-year-old daughter
Texas woman charged in stabbing death of 4-year-old daughter

If convicted, she could face the death penalty. #BREAKING A look at the case to bring capital murder charges against the girl's mother. Deputy Thomas Gilliland of the Harris County Sheriff's Office says 34-year-old Laquita Lewis texted family members Sunday, telling them she had hurt her child.

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  • TODAY'S FORECAST: Showers and thunderstorms, high near 81
TODAY'S FORECAST: Showers and thunderstorms, high near 81

Monday night should bring clear skies with a low around 62 degrees. Low clouds and lingering showers are anticipated for a few hours after the front passes, then some clearing is expected late tonight as temperatures drop into the 60s and lower 70s.

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  • Al-Azhar condemns London mosque attack
Al-Azhar condemns London mosque attack

Eyewitness said the attacker deliberately was driving the large van into a crowd of worshippers leaving a mosque. Earlier this year, a man plowed into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge , killing four people before stabbing a police officer outside Parliament.

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