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Jun 18 2017

Los Angeles Police Department cadets arrested after stealing three patrol cars

The three teens, two males ages 15 and 17, and a 16-year-old female, were all members of the LAPD cadet program, Police Chief Charlie Beck said Thursday. "And so we...

Jun 18 2017

Paul Ryan to Donald Trump: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

If there were good cause, I would consider it. Ruddy himself told PBS: "I personally think it would be a very significant mistake, even though I don't think there's a j...

Jun 18 2017

WaPo Reports Special Counsel Is Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings

Rosenstein is at the center of Comey's departure: His memo to Attorney General Jeff Sessions is the basis that White House officials and Trump himself have used to d...

Jun 18 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

Rosenstein had written a scathing memo criticizing Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, which the White House initially cited as the impetus f...

Jun 18 2017

Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work

Sessions is scheduled to testify Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence committee and was due for sharp questioning. President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, says h...

Jun 18 2017

Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

The man expressed grievances online about President Donald Trump and Republicans, but authorities said they're still working to determine a motive. He also had an arr...

Jun 18 2017

List of GOP congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

Scalise was undergoing his third surgery on Thursday, but sources have said his life is not in jeopardy. Investigators have not determined the objective of the list and t...

Jun 18 2017

Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russian Federation investigators

On Wednesday, the Washington Post reported that Mueller was investigating if Trump obstructed justice when he fired Comey. He has already been subpoenaed by the House i...

Jun 17 2017

Experts say Michelle Carter case revolved around 'words that can kill'

The real turning point for Judge Moniz, however, was when Roy exited his pickup truck after he had already started pumping carbon monoxide into it. "She admits in subse...

Jun 17 2017

Portraits emerge of officers hailed as heroes at shooting

He was one of five people wounded Wednesday in an attack on a Republican team practice in Virginia. Despite the shooting , the congressional baseball game went for...

Jun 17 2017

Officer Who Fatally Shot Philando Castile Found Not Guilty

A Facebook video live streamed by Diamond Reynolds , his girlfriend who was in the vehicle, went viral. He claimed that he saw Castile reach for his gun and had no cho...

Jun 17 2017

Minnesota officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Philando Castile

Yanez had testified that he was afraid for his life and that Castile did not follow his orders after he disclosed that he had a firearm. "But nevertheless the system co...

Jun 17 2017

Minnesota officer acquitted in shooting of Philando Castile

Leary III a note asking to re-watch that Facebook Live video, as well as Yanez's dash cam video. The judge read portions of the jury instructions to them, emphasizing t...

Jun 17 2017

Congressman Steve Scalise Shot in Mass Shooting at Virginia Baseball Practice

As Republican members of Congress held an early-morning practice in an Alexandria, Virginia neighborhood in preparation for the 80th annual congressional charity baseball...

Jun 17 2017

More Scattered Showers and Thunderstorms This Weekend

Sunday: Partly cloudy, warmer and humid. Tuesday - A chance of showers. Rain may be possible after 1 p.m. on Saturday , according to the National Weather Service ....

Jun 17 2017

Southern California liquor store gets payout for selling winning $448M Powerball ticket

According to the California Lottery website , the ticket was sold at Marietta Liquor & Deli. The store is located in the midst of Sun City, a retirement community off ...

Jun 17 2017

'There Was a Trail of Blood:' Senator Recalls Chaos of Shooting, Aftermath

Flake, who was uninjured, was one of a group of lawmakers at the congressional baseball practice before the bloody attack. "I remember seeing gravel bounce up at third ...

Jun 17 2017

Father's Day not just for earthly fathers

McLaughlin feels finances and complicated family situations plague numerous men he works with. Nearly everyone goes to college or maybe some kind of trade school afte...

Jun 17 2017

Employees return to work at UPS warehouse in San Francisco

Lefiti , a Hercules resident, had attended Westmoor High School in Daly City, according to his Facebook page. Lefiti also was a family man, leaving behind a wife and fi...

Jun 17 2017

Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Mueller

U.S. national intelligence director Daniel Coats, National Security Agency chief Mike Rogers, and Richard Ledgett, who recently quit as NSA deputy director, have agreed t...