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Police: Man steals armored vehicle from National Guard base

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 22:04

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An Army National Guard officer accused of stealing an armored personnel carrier from a Virginia base and leading police on a more than 60-mile (100-kilometer) chase was driving under the influence of drugs, police said Wednesday.

EPA spokesperson calls journalist 'piece of trash' for reporting on aide's resignation

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 21:40

A spokesperson for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) called a reporter a “piece of trash”. Jahan Wilcox, who began speaking on behalf of administrator Scott Pruitt in 2017, told journalist Elaina Plott of The Atlantic magazine: “have a great day, you’re a piece of trash”. The insult was in response to a query from Ms Plott about her report on the resignation of one of Mr Pruitt’s top aides, Millan Hupp.

Vegas shooting 911 calls: 'There's people shot everywhere!'

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 21:24

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Screams and pleas for help, descriptions of people falling amid rapid gunfire, and breathless questions about what to do next emerged Wednesday in 911 audio made public by Las Vegas police eight months after the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Video details the moments before Florida school shooting

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 20:13

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A just-released video interview with a campus security monitor at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School provides new details that may prompt another round of what-if questions about the Valentine's Day shooting that killed 17 people.

Flying car startup backed by Google founder offers test flights

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 19:52

A flying car project backed by Google co-founder Larry Page was closer to take-off on Wednesday, with a model for test flights by aspiring buyers. The company was created last year in Google's home town of Mountain View, California, and has been testing a prototype in New Zealand.

Oregon Deputy Filmed Repeatedly Punching Restrained Man

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 18:54

A sheriff's deputy in Oregon has been reassigned pending an internal

Republicans Look Ready To Force A Vote On Democrats' DACA Proposal

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 18:53

WASHINGTON ― Unable to reach consensus on a GOP-only bill, Republican

Police: Missing 2-year-old, father believed dead in Virginia

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 18:31

NEW YORK (AP) — A 2-year-old Long Island boy and the father suspected of abducting him during a bitter custody fight are believed to be dead in Virginia, police said Wednesday. It was a tragic development in a case where authorities declined to issue an Amber Alert and waited more than six hours to ask the public for help.

2018 Midterm Primaries: Democrats Avoided Disaster, But That Might Not Be Enough

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 18:02

California Democrats can feel safe to exhale now.

GOP gets wiped out in California senate race

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 16:30

In the State of Nixon and Reagan, no Republican running for U.S. Senate got more than 9% of the vote against Dianne Feinstein one of the Democrats leading the investigation of the Trump campaign & Russian operatives.

Trump quiet on Puerto Rico death toll at hurricane-preparedness briefing

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 16:28

President Trump did not address the controversy over the death toll in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria during his public remarks before a briefing at FEMA on Wednesday.

‘Thanks Pal’ – Stormy’s former lawyer cozy with Trump lawyer

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 16:28

Lawrence reviews the text messages revealed in a new lawsuit from Stormy Daniels that show an apparently friendly relationship between Stormy Daniels' former lawyer and Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen.

2 Top Scott Pruitt Aides Resign From EPA

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 15:53

Two top Environmental Protection Agency aides resigned this week as a fresh

Bermuda Supreme Court Strikes Law Banning Gay Marriage

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 15:24

The Bermuda Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that gay couples would be able to

Super Cruise coming to full Cadillac lineup, other GM brands

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 15:00

General Motors announced on Wednesday that its Super Cruise semi self-driving system will soon proliferate across the automaker's other brands. The system first debuted with the 2018 Cadillac CT6 and is able to handle most driving functions on divided freeways. After 2020, GM said the system will be available on every single Cadillac before it begins to roll out to other GM brands.

Teacher Says He Was Forced To Quit Over School's Transgender Student Policy

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 14:32

An Indiana teacher says he was forced to resign after he refused to comply

President Obama Had A Run-In With A Rodent At Buckingham Palace

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 14:16

When President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama stayed at Buckingham

David Cassidy’s Shocking Confession Before His Death: He Was Still Drinking and Never Had Dementia

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 12:52

In a new documentary airing on A&E next week, the Partridge Family star made a shocking admission just two months before he died.

IHOP Is Changing Its Name And The Internet Can't Handle It

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 12:40

It's not exactly an international crisis, but many people are confused why

Boeing says it will not deliver any aircraft to Iran

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 12:34

Boeing will not deliver aircraft to Iran in light of US sanctions, effectively aborting a pair of large contracts with Iranian carriers, a Boeing spokesman said Wednesday. "We have not delivered any aircraft to Iran, and given we no longer have a license to sell to Iran at this time, we will not be delivering any aircraft," the Boeing spokesman said. The announcement follows President Donald Trump's decision last month to pull the United States out of the landmark 2015 nuclear accord between Iran and major powers that had cleared the way for a relaxation of sanctions on Iran.