Trump official rips Tillerson: He's "irrelevant" and "not really speaking for the administration"

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18 June 2018
A senior U.S. official tells WaPo foreign diplomats and leaders often ask if Tillerson is speaking for the admin and when he will depart. Another W.H. aide said W.H. officials, diplomats and other Cabinet secretaries largely deem Tillerson as "irrelevant."
Protesters injured during Berkeley city council meeting in June file claim against city, accusing police of excessive force
Trump slams FBI, DOJ on Clinton, Russia probes, declares 'there is absolutely no collusion'
@ChuckGrassley: It's probably a real surprise to Trump's supporters /and for the most part on an issues basis I'm one /that after failure on Obamacare repeal we will soon pass tax cutsandsimplification
Man found dead in donation bin in City Heights parking lot.
Sen. @BillCassidy: "I think it does pass Growth in the economy takes care of a lot of things."
Sen. @BillCassidy: "Rubio and Lee are respected senators and they have a certain rationale They've got a good argument."
President Trump, after criticizing the FBI this morning, concludes remarks at the FBI National Academy graduation ceremony: "Thank you to our police. Thank you to our sheriffs. Thank you to the FBI. And thank you to our law enforcement families."
@POTUS following his remarks to @FBI, as audience applauds. Tells crowd, "Good luck, everyone"
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[email protected]: "We will protect those who protect us and we believe criminals who kill police officers should get the death penalty."
"You see. There's the fake news back there," says @POTUS, to applause and some laughter
"We will throw you the hell out of the country," @POTUS warns MS-13, noting it is cheaper than jail
Federal government now working with state and local police to destroy criminal cartels like the savages of MS-13" says @POTUS, notes 83% increase of MS-13 arrests "We will get rid of them completely very soon"
"They give us their worst people. They put them in a bin. But in his hand when he's picking them is the really the worst of the worst," says @POTUS "Congratulations. You're going to the United States"
"They have a lottery" says @POTUS "You think the countries are giving us their best people? They give us their worst "
"America faces grave threats. Terrorist have struck in the streets and subways twice in a few months" per @POTUS." Both militants came to this country through the dysfunctional immigration system that we are correcting"
Tillerson: North Korea must stop 'threatening behavior' before talks can begin
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[email protected]: "Today, we honor you. We thank you, and we know that by your example some of the children here today and watching at home will be inspired to fill your shoes."
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[email protected]: "You are the guardians who keep us safe, who ward off danger, and who confront evil so that the good will always prevail."
"Just as I promised, we are allowing our local police to access surplus military equipment, something the previous administration for some reason refused to donever understood that one" says @POTUS
"We will protect those who protect us, criminals who kill police officers should get the death penalty" says @POTUS
[email protected]: "We believe criminals who kill police officers should get the death penalty."
"Anti police sentiment is wrong. It is dangerous and we will not stand for it," says @POTUS "When a brother or sister in uniform is hurt, on that day all of America bleeds blue"
Tillerson says US will keep comms channels open with North Korea
[email protected]: "Every drop of blood spilled from our men and women in blue is a wound inflicted on our nation. And when a brother or sister in uniform is hurt, on that day, all of America bleeds blue."
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[email protected]: "To any member of MS-13 listening, I have a message for you: we will find you, we will arrest you, we will jail you, we will throw you the hell out of the country."
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[email protected]: "ICE - these are great people too and the border patrol agents, great people."
"In the last 2 years America has seen a tragic rise in violent crime" per @POTUS "You look at what's going on in Chicago, what the hell is going on in Chicago? What the hell is happening there?"
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[email protected]: "Already this year, @TheJusticeDept has worked with partners in Central America to arrest and charge roughly 4,000 MS-13 members."
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[email protected]: "We're calling for Congress to end chain migration and to end the visa lottery system and replace it with a merit-based system of immigration."
"I will fight for you and never ever let you down" says @POTUS "We must support the men and women in blue"
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[email protected]: "As President, my greatest duty is to protect our nation and to protect our people."
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[email protected]: "No family should have to worry about bullets flying through windows or gangs recruiting on street corners."
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[email protected]: "If we want to bring down violent crime then we must stand up for police."
[email protected]: "The president of the United States has your back 100 percent. I will fight for you, and I will never, ever let you down."
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[email protected]: "Criminals who kill police officers should get the death penalty."
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[email protected]: "We will protect those who protect us."
"You do it because you really believe in doing your duty and doing it properlythese are great, great people. These are really heroes for all of us" says @POTUS
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[email protected]: "Every drop of blood spilled from our men and women in blue is a wound inflicted on our nation and when a brother or sister in uniform is hurt, on that day all of America bleeds blue."
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[email protected]: "This anti-police sentiment is wrong, and it's dangerous, and we will not stand for it."
"You very rarely get the recognition you deserve" says @POTUS "It's not a news story when our officers save a life, rescue a family or stop a crime. It's just another day on the job"
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[email protected]: "Police departments are overstretched, they're underfunded, and they're totally underappreciated - except by me."
[email protected] to law enforcement: "The President of the United States has your back 100%. I will fight for you and I will never, ever let you down, ever. Now more than ever we must support the men and women in blue."
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[email protected]S: "We as a country must do a better job showing our police officers the respect and gratitude that you have earned."
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[email protected]: "Being a police officer is not just a career. It's a calling."
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[email protected]: "On behalf of all Americans, to every law enforcement family here today and all across the nation, thank you, thank you, thank you very much."
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[email protected]: "With me as your President, America's police will have a true friend and loyal champion in the White House - more loyal than anyone else can be."
"That's a lot of years since the last president" says @POTUS "And we'll be back" More applause
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[email protected]: "It's an honor to stand here today with the incredible men and women of law enforcement."
"It is a great honor to welcome a president back to the national academy," says @FBI's Wray, to applause "Mr. President, there is no better place to talk about partnerships than here"
[email protected] on child tax credit: "When you're doing this kind of a tax reform package and a reconciliation bill, you have to make sure that all the numbers work."
"According to the @FBI history books, it's been quite a while since we hosted a president for a graduation" per Dir Wray
[email protected]: "Most of the folks who work at the @FBI do it honorably and I thank them for their service If there is corruption, if there is cover up, then we need the truth."
A Pittsford man will be in court today following a road rage incident Thursday night in Rutland Town. Police say 22-year-old John Hart became upset and brandished a gun during an argument. He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.6 month ago
A Pittsford man will be in court today following a road rage incident Thursday night in Rutland Town. Police say 22-year-old John Hart became upset and brandished a gun during an argument. He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.
A fire in which a Newport man died Friday morning appears to be accidental, the state Fire Marshal’s Office confirmed. Newport firefighters responded to 66 Girard Avenue around 4:30 a.m. after receiving a 911 call reporting smoke coming from the windows of a condo.
Two men are facing federal drug charges after a Wyoming trooper found 2.5 pounds of heroin in their car. According to court documents, 26-year-old Eduardo Aguilar and 34-year-old Juan Manuel Castillo-Padilla were pulled over on Interstate 80 east of Cheyenne on Dec. 8 for having expired tags.
PORTLAND LPD27, the 11th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, sailed away yesterday from Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula MS, for the west coast. Commissioning scheduled for April 21 in Portland OR.
Reports of a fire right now at Yogi Bear restaurant in Hartsville.
Trump not ruling out a pardon for Mike Flynn: "I don't want to talk abut pardons with Mike Flynn yet."
Albuquerque: enroute injury accident I40 WB and University
"There is absolutely no collusion. I didn't make a phone call to Russia. I have nothing to do with Russia. Everybody knows it. That was a Democrat hoax. It was an excuse for losing the election." says @POTUS
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A teenage boy was flown to the hospital for serious injuries after a crash in Smith Township on Thursday morning. The accident happened just after 11:30 a.m. on Courtney Road at the intersection of 12th Street. The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Canfield Post is investigating the crash.
Russia President Putin, in phone call yesterday, said "very nice" things about what's happening in the US, according to @POTUS
A possible child luring attempt in Howell this week is now under investigation, police said Thursday. The Howell Township Police Department said the incident happened just before 5 p.m. Tuesday on Pitch Pine Lane.
A St. Ann police officer escapes injury after his patrol car is involved in an accident. The crash happened on St. Charles Rock Road near Cypress road, just after 8pm. The officer was answering a call and had his lights and siren on, when his patrol car collided with another car.
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[email protected]: "I don't want to talk about pardons for @GenFlynn yet. We'll see what happens."
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[email protected]: "@TheDemocrats have done nothing in terms of children We're putting in a tremendous child tax credit."
President Tump says he thinks Alabama Republican Roy Moore should concede in the Senate race
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[email protected]: "Even the Democrats admit there's no collusion They've found tremendous things on the other side - when you look at the @HillaryClinton investigation that was a rigged system."
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[email protected]: "There is absolutely no collusion. I didn't make a phone call to Russia. I have nothing to do with Russia. Everybody knows it. That was a Democrat hoax. It was an excuse for losing the election."
Two teenagers and a child were injured Friday morning in a hit-and-run crash. An Omaha police lieutenant said a Hyundai was traveling southbound on Florence Boulevard when an eastbound Durango hit its side at Binney Street, sending the Hyundai into a nearby yard.6 month ago
Two teenagers and a child were injured Friday morning in a hit-and-run crash. An Omaha police lieutenant said a Hyundai was traveling southbound on Florence Boulevard when an eastbound Durango hit its side at Binney Street, sending the Hyundai into a nearby yard.
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[email protected]: "There is absolutely no collusion. That has been proven."
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Reporter: "Should Roy Moore concede?" @POTUS: I think he should."
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[email protected]: "The level of anger at what they've been witnessing with respect to the FBI is certainly very sad."
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[email protected]: "It's a shame what's happened with the FBI. But we're going to rebuild the FBI. It'll be bigger and better than ever."
ISIS first mention of Monday's #NYCBombing reports on it, but does not claim it, containing info available in news media
Trump would like to have the help of Russia to face the crisis in the Korean peninsula
Two people who allegedly provided the heroin that led to a woman's death have been charged with homicide in Adams County. Krystyne Miller, 46, of Friendship, and Luis Cruz, 49, of Adams, have both been tentatively charged with first-degree reckless homicide by drug delivery, while Cruz has also been tentatively charged with maintaining a drug trafficking place and other drug charges, the Sheriff's Office said.
Authorities in Wake Forest are investigating an armed robbery that is similar to a series of violent home invasions targeting Asian business owners that have occurred over the last several years. The latest incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Thursday in the 3100 block of Falconhurst Drive.
A man is behind bars after a birthday party got out of hand in the 600 block of 24th Avenue south in Moorhead just before midnight on Thursday. According to police, two men at the party had been drinking and got into an argument. Thirty-nine-year-old Tobe Givens III was asked to leave the party.
Five inmates have been charged in unrelated attacks the same afternoon that injured guards at two Arkansas prisons and number among a string of violent disturbances in the state's correctional facilities this year.
Fire reported inside restaurant corner of Belvedere Rd Sansbury Way
Deputy constables say a chase on the west side ended in a crash and the arrest of a man with warrants. Authorities with the Harris County Pct. 5 Deputy Constable’s Office say deputies were watching over a Katy-area home where a woman previously said she was threatened by a man. She claimed the man even shot at her home in the past.6 month ago
Deputy constables say a chase on the west side ended in a crash and the arrest of a man with warrants. Authorities with the Harris County Pct. 5 Deputy Constable’s Office say deputies were watching over a Katy-area home where a woman previously said she was threatened by a man. She claimed the man even shot at her home in the past.
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Two people were arrested Thursday after Topeka found drugs and weapons in a vehicle during a traffic stop. Police stopped a silver Toyota Camry for traffic violations in the area of SW Huntoon and Clay just before 8 p.m.
#ThomasFire update: Hwy 150 and Hwy 126, north of Santa Paula (Ventura County) is now 252,500 acres and 35% contained
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The Border Patrol has helped arrest five people involved in a human smuggling attempt in Douglas. Agents from the Douglas Station assisted Douglas police after a car was stopped for a traffic violation Tuesday night. They noticed two men prone in the back seat and two others in the vehicle's trunk.
Police say a birthday party attended by young children in Moorhead erupted into a physical fight and an arrest on possible assault charges. Officers responded to a call about a possible stabbing around 11:30 p.m. Thursday. A man attending the party had been asked to leave, but refused. He grabbed a sharpening tool from a counter. A fight ensued when others tried to detain the man.
Las Vegas: 3 lanes blocked SB I-15, Tropicana due to fatal auto-pedestrian crash
Two vehicles involved in accident at Bridge and Mammoth in Manchester . Minor injuries
Phoenix: A man was transported to a hospital with critical injuries after a shooting early Friday morning, according to the Phoenix Police Department. The shooting occurred just before 6:30 a.m. near 69th Avenue and Thomas Road. When officers arrived, they located an adult male with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital with critical injuries.6 month ago
Phoenix: A man was transported to a hospital with critical injuries after a shooting early Friday morning, according to the Phoenix Police Department. The shooting occurred just before 6:30 a.m. near 69th Avenue and Thomas Road. When officers arrived, they located an adult male with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital with critical injuries.
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The suspect in a fatal stabbing was shot and injured by police Friday morning in Central Austin. APD said they were initially called to the 5000 block of Lynnwood Street around 6:35 a.m. Dec. 15 to a report of a disturbance. The call was upgraded when dispatch learned the female victim was bleeding heavily. Austin-Travis County EMS said the woman, believed to be in her 30s, died at the scene
A gunman accused of shooting an IMPD officer was already known to law enforcement, according to investigators. Police said he was the target of a narcotics investigation and already under supervised release linked to federal drug charges. Wednesday afternoon, police said Christopher Johnson, 39, fired multiple rounds at officers while they served a narcotics search warrant at a home in the 2100 block of Spann Ave. on the near east side.
Jefferson: residents along Westridge Road are waking up to fire crews fighting a fire in the Blue Mountain Estates6 month ago
Jefferson: residents along Westridge Road are waking up to fire crews fighting a fire in the Blue Mountain Estates
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Dallas: A victim was hospitalized after a shooting in Old East Dallas Thursday night. Police found the victim about 8 p.m. in the 4500 block of Gaston Avenue and the victim was transported to a local hospital in an unknown condition.
The Green Bay Police Department reports that around 12:55 AM officers were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the 1100 block of South Packerland Drive. When police arrived, they found a victim who had suffered multiple gunshot wounds.
Alameda: Arrest of man with warrants leads to arrest of 2nd suspect for possessing 2 assault rifles, rifle parts and more than 2,400 rounds of various ammo while on probation, per @AlamedaPD
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The Austin Police Department says units responded to a possible stabbing on the 5000 block of Lynwood St. According to Austin-Travis County EMS, a female victim was pronounced dead on the scene
Poll: Most Americans think President Trump is trying to obstruct the probe into Russian meddling
#ThomasFire continues to rage in hills above Fillmore, burning dangerously close to homes. - @FOXLA
Vicksburg: Two children, ages 1 and 2, were killed Thursday night in a fire, Vicksburg officials said. The Vicksburg Fire Department received a 911 call about 9:45 p.m. Thursday. When firefighters arrived to the 700 block of Johnson Street, a home was engulfed in flames.
Home on Maplehurst Dr. Raccoon Twp., destroyed by fire. Homeowner is ok. Cause is under investigation
A three-alarm fire in Somerville forced residents into the cold overnight. The fire broke out in a three-story home on Connecticut Avenue. Firefighters from several towns helped knock down the fire. No one was hurt.
Cambodia's Hun Sen challenges EU and U.S. to freeze assets
Ne person is dead and another injured after a shooting in front of a @DennysDiner in PanoramaCity. - CBSLA.
Winston-Salem: police say they found a man dead inside a car Friday morning. They also report this investigation takes place while police responded to of shots fired at a nearby shopping center. Officers found the car on North Cleveland Avenue near Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Redmond: Police investigating pedestrian hit and killed at Avondale & NE 116th
US, Pakistan trying to find 'common ground' to boost ties: Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S.
Evanston: live wires are down on a truck near the intersection of Greenwood and Sheridan
Millcreek: Unified Police searching for arsonist. Police say suspect attempted to set man and Millcreek duplex on fire6 month ago
Millcreek: Unified Police searching for arsonist. Police say suspect attempted to set man and Millcreek duplex on fire
Firefighters battling 3-acre brush fire in 4500 block of Balcom Canyon Road in Moorpark area; no evacuations in place, officials say
Custer State Park official says a western South Dakota wildfire hasn't spread past fire containment lines overnight. Park spokeswoman Lydia Austin said the fire has consumed more than 73 square miles (190 square kilometers) and is 10 percent contained. She says a fresh estimate will come later Thursday.
Reading: Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot in Reading on Wednesday. Miguel Reyes, 24, died about three hours after being rushed to the trauma center at Reading Hospital with a single gunshot wound to his body, police said.
Homewood: A possible domestic violence incident may have led to a fatal shooting in Homewood Thursday night. The Homewood Police Department says it happened at an apartment complex at 212 Robert Jemison Road. One person was pronounced dead on the scene.
Memphis: Shooting in Southeast Shelby County. Heavy police presence near the Krispy Kreme on Hacks Cross near Bill Morris Pwky
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating after a woman was hit and killed by a car in Logan County. According to OHP reports, around 10:45 p.m. on Thursday, 33-year-old Vanya Evans was hit by a vehicle on I-35 southbound near Seward Rd., about six miles south of Guthrie.
A man is in jail after he struck and killed a crossing guard near a Cobb County school.
Two people involved in a crash that killed three children on Moreland Avenue in Atlanta more than two years ago are headed to prison. James Benford will spend the next 30 years behind bars and Melanie Putnam was sentenced to one year in prison following a crash in April of 2015.6 month ago
Two people involved in a crash that killed three children on Moreland Avenue in Atlanta more than two years ago are headed to prison. James Benford will spend the next 30 years behind bars and Melanie Putnam was sentenced to one year in prison following a crash in April of 2015.
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Shallow 2.8-magnitude earthquake recorded 17 miles NW of Fairview, Oklahoma
Kentwood: Police say that two people have been arrested after a shooting during an apparent armed robbery Wednesday afternoon. The incident happened at about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Majestic SE. Police responded to reports of a shooting, but found no victims.
Van Nuys Boulevard and Chase Street, Van Nuys. Los Angeles police on scene of triple shooting, 1 victim dead on scene and at least 1 transported to the hospital
A garage structure caught on fire in the 300 block of 5.5 Alley in Huntington early Friday morning. Cabell County Dispatchers say they received the call shortly after 2:30 a.m. Officials say a couch that caught fire is to blame.
A woman was killed and a man was injured when a freight train struck their vehicle early Friday in west suburban Melrose Park. The Union Pacific freight train struck the car shortly before 2 a.m. near North 19th Avenue and Main Street, according to Union Pacific spokeswoman Kristen South
State police are investigating a fatal shooting in Sprague. State troopers responded to a home on Bay Street in Sprague at 11:55 p.m. Thursday to investigate a disturbance and found a male outside who had been shot.
The Mecklenburg County district attorney announced Thursday that no charges will be filed against two officers who shot and killed a man inside Novant Health’s Huntersville Medical Center. Authorities said officers were called to the hospital in September for reports of a man with a gun who had fired several shots.
House fire in Yoder. Flames and smoke can be seen for miles6 month ago
House fire in Yoder. Flames and smoke can be seen for miles
A pedestrian was injured in a traffic crash Thursday evening in Greensboro. The incident happened on South English Street between Spencer and Everitt street. The extent of the person's injuries are unknown at this time.
Memphis: Police and detectives are looking for suspects following a shooting at a Parkway Village motel overnight. Police say one person was shot at the Memphis Inn Motel on American Way around 3 a.m. Friday.
Firefighters rescued a man early Friday who was stranded on Lake Eola's iconic Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain after the swan-shaped paddle boat he stole drifted away6 month ago
Firefighters rescued a man early Friday who was stranded on Lake Eola's iconic Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain after the swan-shaped paddle boat he stole drifted away
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A 56-year-old man was arrested Thursday in Allentown on an attempted homicide warrant out of New York City, the Northampton County Sheriff's Department reports. Larry Stewart at 11 p.m. Sept. 3 shot Jamal Lumpkin, 44, once in the chest in front of 1373 Sterling Place in Brooklyn, the NYPD said in an email. Lumpkin survived.
Memphis: Shooting at the Memphis Inn Motel in Parkway Village
A suspect has been arrested following a police chase that ended in a crash in Gaston County Thursday night. The suspect, Detevin Butts, was taken to jail. He will be in court Friday afternoon to face more than a dozen charges. Butts' bond was set at $168,000.
Police have canceled an Amber Alert issued late Thursday afternoon following a shooting in north Tulsa. Two children who had been reported missing have been found safe, according to police. The Amber Alert was initially issued after officers were dispatched to a shooting around 5 p.m. Thursday near North Yale Avenue and East Apache Street.6 month ago
Police have canceled an Amber Alert issued late Thursday afternoon following a shooting in north Tulsa. Two children who had been reported missing have been found safe, according to police. The Amber Alert was initially issued after officers were dispatched to a shooting around 5 p.m. Thursday near North Yale Avenue and East Apache Street.
A McDonald's employee accused of shooting two co-workers inside the fast food restaurant is set to face a judge Friday morning. FOX19 NOW will bring you live video from the courtroom when Zachary Allart appears at 9 a.m. before Hamilton County Municipal Court Judge Josh Berkowitz.6 month ago
A McDonald's employee accused of shooting two co-workers inside the fast food restaurant is set to face a judge Friday morning. FOX19 NOW will bring you live video from the courtroom when Zachary Allart appears at 9 a.m. before Hamilton County Municipal Court Judge Josh Berkowitz.
One person is in custody after what police call a domestic situation in the Big Cove area of Owens Cross Roads. It happened just before midnight in the area of Cove Valley Drive off Taylor Road.
Investigators are recommending multiple charges against a suicidal teenage girl shot by police in February. The Daily Herald reports that the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team investigating the police shooting in Arlington said she should be charged with two counts of felony assault, and misdemeanor domestic-violence assault and disorderly conduct.
A southwestern Indiana man accused of causing a crash that killed two children during a police chase has been transferred to police custody. Court records show 26-year-old Frederick McFarland was transferred Thursday from an Evansville hospital to the custody of the state Department of Corrections. He faces charges including resisting law enforcement causing death and is being held without the option of bond.
The mother of a toddler who accidentally shot himself earlier this month wants to share his story to promote gun safety. Kaden Spencer is being treated at Norton Children's Hospital. He turned 3 years old just days after he shot himself in the chest.
A man is being held without bail on second-degree murder charges in the death of a 2-year-old New Hampshire boy. An autopsy shows that Jacob Pelletier, of Manchester, died of blunt force trauma to the abdomen on Monday. He was found unconscious in his family's apartment and was pronounced dead at a hospital.
State police are investigating an incident on Bay Street in Sprague
Phoenix: Traffic Alert: new crash on Loop 101 NB at Grand Ave, crash blocking left side of frwy
Dallas: A man has died after he was shot in the head outside a Northwest Dallas apartment complex6 month ago
Dallas: A man has died after he was shot in the head outside a Northwest Dallas apartment complex
Orlando: police are working with few clues to find the shooter, or shooters, who took the life of a young man. The victim is 19 years old. He was found lying lifeless outside a building at the Venetian Place Apartments off Commander Drive6 month ago
Orlando: police are working with few clues to find the shooter, or shooters, who took the life of a young man. The victim is 19 years old. He was found lying lifeless outside a building at the Venetian Place Apartments off Commander Drive
New York woman laundered bitcoin to aide Daesh, federal prosecutors say
A Florida man is facing child pornography charges after a notification on a 9-year-old North Carolina girl's tablet prompted her stepfather to call police.
A community in Dallas, Texas, is reeling over a 34-year-old mother charged with child abuse after spending the past eight years taking her son to 323 doctor visits and putting him through 13 major surgeries.6 month ago
A community in Dallas, Texas, is reeling over a 34-year-old mother charged with child abuse after spending the past eight years taking her son to 323 doctor visits and putting him through 13 major surgeries.
Man was seriously hurt Thursday when the tractor-trailer truck he was driving left the roadway on I-95 and crashed, flipping onto its side. State police said Herman Long was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected from his truck through the passenger door window and sustained serious but not non-life threatening injuries.6 month ago
Man was seriously hurt Thursday when the tractor-trailer truck he was driving left the roadway on I-95 and crashed, flipping onto its side. State police said Herman Long was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected from his truck through the passenger door window and sustained serious but not non-life threatening injuries.
Raleigh: Authorities in Raleigh are investigating after two people were shot near the Waffle House on Capital Boulevard. It happened just after 3 a.m. on Westinghouse Boulevard, off Capital Boulevard. One woman was shot and is in the hospital in unknown condition.
Orlando: This morning the search continues for the suspect in a deadly Orlando shooting6 month ago
Orlando: This morning the search continues for the suspect in a deadly Orlando shooting
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Muncie: Police are investigating a shooting near the Ball State University campus. It happened just before midnight in the 800 block of West Beechwood Avenue, near Reserve and Riverside. Investigators said the male shooting victim suffered a flesh wound to his arm
Atlanta: Police arrested two people accused of firing a gun after getting into a verbal argument with a parking attendant. Captain Brian Schiffbauer said around 2:20 Friday morning, patrons got into an argument with a parking attendant after their car was booted. The parking lot is located at 315 Pharr Road which is next to a hookah lounge.6 month ago
Atlanta: Police arrested two people accused of firing a gun after getting into a verbal argument with a parking attendant. Captain Brian Schiffbauer said around 2:20 Friday morning, patrons got into an argument with a parking attendant after their car was booted. The parking lot is located at 315 Pharr Road which is next to a hookah lounge.
Six people and a dog were displaced Thursday by a fire at the Kings Point development in suburban Delray Beach. At 8:50 p.m. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue crews responded to reports of a fire on the 70 block of Capri B at the development.
Newport News: A 16-year-old boy was shot in the 2300 block of Madison Avenue Thursday night. Dispatchers received the call at 9:11 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they found the boy suffering from a gunshot wound to his back area. The boy was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. His condition is listed as possibly life threatening.
A litter of puppies are dead after a fire in an eastside Detroit church. An 11-year-old awoke to smoke in the rectory of the church early Thursday morning, where the family lives. The child woke up a 17-year-old sibling, who was also home at the time. The two children, as well as at least two adult dogs, were able to escape the blaze at the church the pair’s mother had recently bought.
A pedestrian was killed in a hit and run crash near the Strip District on Thursday night. Emergency dispatchers confirmed that it happened around 9:45 p.m. in the 2200 block of Liberty Avenue between 22nd and 23rd streets.
A 27-year-old Mount Vernon man has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide. The Skagit Valley Herald reports that Jose Pablo Cruz’s entered the plea on Thursday as part of a deal with prosecutors. Cruz originally pleaded not guilty when he was arraigned April 20.
A man accused of shooting two Bellefontaine Neighbors police officers is expected to survive after being wounded during a lengthy standoff with authorities. According to Officer Benjamin Granda, a spokesman for the St. Louis County Police Department, the officers were responding to calls of a suspicious person in the 10100 block of Bellefontaine Road around 7:15 a.m. The officers, a 25-year-old woman and 44-year-old man, were both shot while confronting the individual.
The National Transportation Safety Board says it is still too early to know what caused a fatal fire on a bus in western Iowa this week.6 month ago
The National Transportation Safety Board says it is still too early to know what caused a fatal fire on a bus in western Iowa this week.
A man captured on video stealing packages from multiple homes in Irvine recently is believed to be the same individual who has been arrested previously for similar crimes, authorities said Thursday.
New information on shooting at Broadway Family Dollar. Shots were fired outside the Family Dollar on Broadway and 13th streets Wednesday night. Police say an LMPD officer shot a robbery suspect who appeared to be armed.
The chief U.S. negotiator for North Korea says direct diplomacy needed on DPRK
Tampa: fire investigators determined one or more individuals entered a building in the 1500 block of Eighth Avenue in Ybor City early Friday and intentionally set fires at multiple locations. Around 2:37 a.m., Tampa PD officers responded to fire at the Ybor Resort & Spa. The fire was relatively small.6 month ago
Tampa: fire investigators determined one or more individuals entered a building in the 1500 block of Eighth Avenue in Ybor City early Friday and intentionally set fires at multiple locations. Around 2:37 a.m., Tampa PD officers responded to fire at the Ybor Resort & Spa. The fire was relatively small.
The white nationalist who is accused of driving his car into protesters in Charlottesville, killing Heather Heyer, faces the possibility of life in prison
A 74-year-old Texarkana man has been charged with seven counts of rape in the abuse of a relative when she was a child. The woman, now 25 and living in Oregon, told investigators with the Texarkana Police Department that she came forward at the urging of her therapist and said that William Troy Sisco abused her for years, according to a probable-cause affidavit. The woman told police she was repeatedly raped by Sisco beginning when she was 6 and continuing until she was 18
Two women and a baby were inside a car Thursday when someone opened fire on the vehicle, Jackson police officials said. Someone driving a red late-model Toyota Camry fired several shots at about 12:25 p.m. at the car, which was parked in the yard of a home on Welota Drive, near Boling Street, Cmdr. Tyree Jones said
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Des Moines: police have made a second arrest related to what they call a "horrifying" case of child abuse involving a 5-month-old baby admitted to the hospital with a fractured skull. Des Moines police Sgt. Paul Parizek confirmed to KCCI that a juvenile is charged with non-forcible felonies that are not related to inflicting injury.
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Crews are battling a fire that has "fully engulfed" a home in Rumford, according to the Dixfield Fire Department. The home is a two-story structure on South Rumford Road. Crews from at least two fire departments are confirmed on scene at this time
Arrest madeAn arrest has been made in the September homicide at a Lafayette park. Lafayette police arrested Demarko Alfred, 17, and booked him with second degree murder.
An Ohio college student faces multiple charges after police say he tried to have sex with an underage boy, who turned out to be an undercover officer. Austintown police arrested Albert Maruna IV, 22, a student at Youngstown State University, on charges of attempted unlawful sexual contact with a minor, disseminating matter harmful to juveniles, possessing criminal tools and importuning.6 month ago
An Ohio college student faces multiple charges after police say he tried to have sex with an underage boy, who turned out to be an undercover officer. Austintown police arrested Albert Maruna IV, 22, a student at Youngstown State University, on charges of attempted unlawful sexual contact with a minor, disseminating matter harmful to juveniles, possessing criminal tools and importuning.
Minnehaha Academy releases video of explosion aftermath. A video released Thursday gives an up-close glimpse of some of the damage caused by a powerful natural gas explosion that occurred August 2 as crews attempted to relocate gas meters in the central area of Minnehaha Academy's upper school campus.
Railroad workers at the depot in Golden notified Golden Police a pickup truck crashed into one of the railcars sometime during the night. The truck was abandoned on scene with no sign of the driver and blood was found inside the truck cab.6 month ago
Railroad workers at the depot in Golden notified Golden Police a pickup truck crashed into one of the railcars sometime during the night. The truck was abandoned on scene with no sign of the driver and blood was found inside the truck cab.
A man is behind bars after a surveillance operation caught him inappropriately touching teenage girls at a Starbucks near their high school. Sergio Gallegos-Munoz, 40 of Denver, was booked into the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office Detention Facility on Monday on three counts of sexual assault on a child and three counts of unlawful sexual contact
Winston-Salem: Police were at the scene of a reported shooting early Friday morning. Officers said they were called to 550 North Martin Luther King Junior Drive at 1:45 a.m. They didn't immediately share what they found at that scene.
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Waco: Police were investigating the homicide of a 34-year-old man Thursday night. The victim was shot and killed around 6:15 p.m. in the 800 block Harlem Avenue and Hood Street, according to Waco Police Officer Garen Bynum.
Los Angeles: 3 month old baby boy abducted from his home 14700 Block Saticoy. Police on scene conducting investigation
One man was shot in the leg during an apparent robbery in Northeast Knoxville Thursday night. Officers were called to the 2500 block of Parkview Avenue shortly before 7:30 p.m. When they arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his left leg
Harrisburg: One person has been shot three times. The shooting occurred on Seneca and 4th Street
The man accused of driving into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville faces a new charge of first-degree murder after a court hearing Thursday in which prosecutors presented surveillance video and other evidence against him.
A toddler was injured in a North Nashville shooting Thursday evening. Police responded to the call in the 2400 block of 26th Ave. N. Police said the shooting involved a woman’s boyfriend and ex-boyfriend. Officers said The ex-boyfriend came to the door of the home and confronted the boyfriend.
A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Target on the Southwest Side Thursday evening. According to preliminary reports, a man was shot while attempting to rob another person in the parking lot of the Target near 33rd St. and Damen in the McKinley Park neighborhood around 8 p.m. Thursday.
Beer dispute blamed for fatal shooting of 80-year-old Brooklyn bodega worker6 month ago
Beer dispute blamed for fatal shooting of 80-year-old Brooklyn bodega worker
Connecticut State Police are investigating a deadly police-involved shooting in New Britain. At about 6:43 p.m., police initiated a traffic stop near the corner of Chapman Street and Chapman Court. The vehicle in question was suspected to have been involved in a series of armed carjackings, over at least the last two weeks, in New Britain and surrounding towns
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Two drivers were killed in a head-on crash near Filer early Thursday morning. According to the Idaho State Police, 27-year-old Thomas Stowell of Hagerman was westbound on US Highway 30 around 2:21 a.m. when his Dodge Ram pickup crossed the centerline and collided with a semi-truck pulling two trailers of sugar beets.
Two men slain in separate Salinas homicides were identified by police this week. Hector Oswaldo Sandoval, 29, of Gonzales, was found Monday afternoon on Holly Street suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Merrimack County Grand Jury has indicted two men for their roles in a house explosion earlier this year in Wilmot. Shane Fortier, 29, and Adam Dalton, 25, were each indicted Wednesday on charges including burglary, conspiracy to commit burglary, second-degree assault, mechanical licensing penalties and falsifying physical evidence. Fortier also faces a drug possession charge, while Dalton was charged with tampering with witnesses and informants.
The Calhoun County coroner has identified the man shot and killed in a gas station parking lot as 22-year-old Zondrick Foster of Anniston.
Homewood: Police are investigating a shooting that happened late Thursday evening. Police were called to the 200 block of Robert Jemison Road. They say one person died at the scene in what appears to be a domestic violence inciden
A Hartford man has pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter in connection with a 2009 shooting. The Hartford Courant reports that 29-year-old Noel Maldonado accepted a plea deal this week and faces up to 12 years in prison. He will be sentenced in February.
Chula Vista: Authorities asked the public Thursday for help in identifying a man who has exposed himself to children in Chula Vista at least four times over the last several months
Dayton: A loud explosion could be heard as a car burst into flames after crashing into a pole in Dayton early Friday. The crash was reported around 1:45 a.m. at the intersection of James H. McGee Boulevard and Germantown Street.6 month ago
Dayton: A loud explosion could be heard as a car burst into flames after crashing into a pole in Dayton early Friday. The crash was reported around 1:45 a.m. at the intersection of James H. McGee Boulevard and Germantown Street.
An Uber driver is in the Gwinnett County jail after he was arrested and charged with raping a 16-year-old girl. Police said the attack happened early Monday morning somewhere along South Norcross Tucker Road in between Jimmy Carter Boulevard and Old Norcross Tucker Road.6 month ago
An Uber driver is in the Gwinnett County jail after he was arrested and charged with raping a 16-year-old girl. Police said the attack happened early Monday morning somewhere along South Norcross Tucker Road in between Jimmy Carter Boulevard and Old Norcross Tucker Road.
A man was critically injured in a crash Thursday evening. It happened at around 6:35 p.m. on Kunia Road. According to Emergency Medical Services, the crash involved a motorcycle and a vehicle.6 month ago
A man was critically injured in a crash Thursday evening. It happened at around 6:35 p.m. on Kunia Road. According to Emergency Medical Services, the crash involved a motorcycle and a vehicle.
A suburban police officer charged with shooting his son during an apparent argument over a bottle of vodka. The judge in this case called the allegations "disturbing" and ordered 48-year old cop to be held with bail no bail. Prosecutors say a high ranking suburban police officer shot his son inside of the home on the Southwest Side.
The suspect accused of killing a De Smet High School graduate in an attempted carjacking has pleaded guilty. According to court documents, Christopher Grant was sentenced to 25 years this week in the death of Bobby Christman. He was 19 years old when he was killed during a carjacking on Washington Avenue downtown on January 11, 2015.
Three people are in custody after the shooting of a 21-year-old Elk River man outside a Ham Lake convenience store Wednesday night
A Wyoming man who was shot by police that were responding to a domestic call is in good condition at a local hospital. Now police say the man is facing several charges, including one count of killing an animal. Wyoming police were answering the call early Tuesday morning at the Ramblewood Apartments
Oakland: Investigators were working a pair of unrelated East Oakland shooting scenes, authorities said Thursday. At 8:41 p.m., police dispatchers received word of a possible shooting near 85th Avenue and International Boulevard, Oakland police Officer John O’Reilly said.
Male found dead in a west Charlotte field late Thursday. Responding to a call of shots fired, police found the victim with a gunshot wound shortly after 9:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of Thomasboro Drive. Medic pronounced him dead at the scene
Anchorage Police say a man with a felony kidnapping warrant out of Kodiak may be trying to hitchhike his way from Anchorage to Homer. APD says Grosser, who is 6-foot and weighs 209 pounds, was last seen wearing several layers of clothing a bright yellow jacket. He has black hair and blue eyes.
Fresno: A neighbor said he heard two pops around 8:00 p.m. and when he opened the door looked outside that is when he saw two bodies lying on the street. Those shots continued officers arrived and realize they had a homicide on their hands.
Helena authorities are looking for a missing man who may be endangered due to cold weather. Robert Scollard, 46, was last seen Thursday afternoon at the Helena prerelease center. He was wearing a gray shirt, blue pants, black coat and black shoes.
Police are searching for an Alexandria man suspected in the stabbing and killing of a man found in a wooded area of Fairfax County. Endless Taylor, 24, is accused of robbing and killing his acquaintance, Luis Ernesto Bonilla, police said
Husband arrested in wife's death in Alhambra
Law enforcement officers say they found 8 pounds of meth in a spare tire during a traffic stop in Stillwater County. The officers said the man driving the vehicle claimed he had been visiting Yogi Bear in Yellowstone National Park before being pulled over. The driver, 31-year-old Manuel Paz Sanchez Jr., was charged with possessing meth with intent to distribute.
Police say a man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after his wife fell to her death from a parking structure in Southern California.
Trump Jr. calls Trump-appointed FCC chairman "Obama's FCC chairman" in net neutrality tweet
Body camera footage released in fatal shooting of former Arapahoe County Sheriff's deputy
Thousands of names from Sacramento used in fake FCC comments - kcranews
Trump official rips Tillerson: He's "irrelevant" and "not really speaking for the administration"
A visitor from Canada who was seriously injured in October when a large tree crashed onto a bus stop near Ala Moana Center is suing the city. The 19-year-old broke both of her legs when the tree fell onto the bus stop during a rainstorm, sending it crashing down on her.6 month ago
A visitor from Canada who was seriously injured in October when a large tree crashed onto a bus stop near Ala Moana Center is suing the city. The 19-year-old broke both of her legs when the tree fell onto the bus stop during a rainstorm, sending it crashing down on her.
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[email protected] on @POTUS: "He's ready for 2018, he's always looking to help people's lives be better and he's focused on tax cuts." @IngrahamAngle
Santa Paula Police with Firefighters salute and people cry as motorcade passes on the 126 freeway carrying the body of fallen Cal Fire Engineer Cory Iverson who tragically died fighting the #ThomasFire in the hills of Fillmore, CA
The readout of Trump call with Putin is brief
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A suspect robbing a Bear tobacco store at gunpoint fired a shot into the ceiling during the ordeal, Delaware State Police said Thursday. According to authorities, the suspect vaulted the counter of the Tobacco Store at 1645 Pulaski Highway around 9:10 p.m. on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, and demanded cash from the register from a 21-year-old man working there.
According to Wilmington Police, ShotSpotter notified officers of several rounds of gunfire in the 300 block of North Van Buren Street at 2:19 p.m. on December 14, 2017
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"President Trump spoke with Putin earlier today and a read out will be sent later tonight," says @PressSec.
A Charlottesville resident confronting a Klansman today. "Don't come into our city and try to rewrite our history."
Federal Court of the USA sentenced to 18 years in prison the nephews of Nicolás Maduro for conspiracy to traffic drugs to the United States
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[email protected]: "Manufacturing Optimism Rose to Another All-Time High in the Latest @ShopFloorNAM Outlook Survey"
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@Neomi_Rao: "Deregulatory action is a broader category than just regulations."
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@Neomi_Rao: "There's still a long way to go, it would be very hard for me to quantify."
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@NancyPelosi: The path before us is clear: Congress must act quickly to SaveTheInternet by passing @USRepMikeDoyle's resolution to overturn this disastrous decision.
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@NancyPelosi: @AjitPaiFCC has eagerly led the effort to saddle consumers with higher costs and less choice, throttle competition and punish entrepreneurs and small businesses.
@NancyPelosi: The power of the Internet has always been rooted in its role as a level playing field where the best ideas, not the deepest pockets, succeed. The @FCC's decision to repeal NetNeutrality is nothing short of radical.
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"A lot of these really are up to the agencies." @Neomi_Rao
$570 million/year in cost savings, according to @Neomi_Rao of OMB.
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Savings of $8.1 billion from deregulatory actions being taken by US government, according to @Neomi_Rao. "We're planning to keep up the deregulatory efforts."
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@Neomi_Rao: "When the government is interfering less in people's lives, they have greater opportunity to pursue their goals."
Now in the @WhiteHouse press briefing room: @Neomi_Rao, administrator of OMB Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.
Rep Blake Farenthold R-TX to retire: "I had no idea how to run a Congressional office"
US Department of State: The US remains extremely concerned for Joshua Holt's deteriorating health and welfare under the custody of Venezuela intelligence agency. His life should not be jeopardized. We call on Venezuelan government to grant immediate consular access and release him on humanitarian grounds.
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[email protected]: In 1960, there were approximately 20,000 pages in the Code of Federal Regulations. Today there are over 185,000 pages, as seen in the Roosevelt Room. Today, we CUT THE RED TAPE! It is time to SET FREE OUR DREAMS and MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!
@keithellison: There's no other way to put this: The Republicans on the FCC who just voted to repeal net neutrality are trying to screw over the American people so a few massive corporations can make more money.6 month ago
@keithellison: There's no other way to put this: The Republicans on the FCC who just voted to repeal net neutrality are trying to screw over the American people so a few massive corporations can make more money.
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[email protected]: When Americans are free to thrive, innovate, and prosper, there is no challenge too great, no task too large, and no goal beyond our reach. We are a nation of explorers, pioneers, innovators and inventors. We are nation of people who work hard, dream big, and who never, ever give up
Jeff Merkley says he plans to introduce a Congressional Review Act resolution that would reverse the FCC's repeal of net neutrality rules
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[email protected]: Today, we gathered in the Roosevelt Room for one single reason: to CUT THE RED TAPE! For many decades, an ever-growing maze of regs, rules, and restrictions has cost our country trillions of dollars, millions of jobs, countless American factories, and devastated entire industries.
NY AG Eric Schneiderman says he will file a lawsuit to stop what he calls the "illegal rollback" of net neutrality rules.
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Portland, Oregon shooting at 11300 block of SE Division St: 1 injured
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San Bernardino, California shooting at 40th St and E St: no casualities
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Everett, Washington shooting at 6220 Evergreen Way: 1 injured
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Tracyton, Washington shooting at N/A: no casualities
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Seattle (Skyway), Washington shooting at S 120th Pl and and 70th Ave S: no casualities
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Bernie Sanders on MSNBC: "This is a gift for wealthy Republican campaign contributors. In the Senate bill 62% of the benefits go to the top 1%. 40% of the benefits go to the top 1/10th of 1%. At the end of 10 years, 83 million middle class families will be paying more in taxes."
Asked about the departure of @Omarosa45 from the WH staff next month, Pres said I like Omarosa. Omarosa's a good person.6 month ago
Asked about the departure of @Omarosa45 from the WH staff next month, Pres said "I like Omarosa. Omarosa's a good person."
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Trump at regulations event: "By ending excessive regulation we are defending democracy + draining the swamp. Truly, we are draining the swamp."
"Black women have long been on the forefront of change and progress in this country. Sadly, we are so often left on the sidelines of critical discussions and policymaking that disparately impacts us and the communities we support," @RepBonnie
President Trump cuts the red tape at event celebrating what he calls his administration's strides on deregulation.6 month ago
President Trump cuts the red tape at event celebrating what he calls his administration's strides on deregulation.
Sen Mike spox Conn Carroll: "Sen. Lee is undecided on the bill in its current form. Sen. Lee continues to work to make the CTC (child tax credit) as beneficial as possible to American working families."
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Asked about Rubio and the GOP tax bill, Trump says he's confident in the end, that "Senator Rubio will be there"
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"I think we will get there," says @POTUS of TaxBill. "It'll be the greatest Christmas present that a lot of people have ever received,"
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[email protected]: "I like @OMAROSA. Omarosa's a good person."
@POTUS: This is what we have now and this is where we were in 1960.6 month ago
@POTUS: "This is what we have now and this is where we were in 1960."
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[email protected]: "We are Americans and the future belongs to us."
"Let's set forth our dreams." — President Trump
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[email protected]: "Truly, we are draining the swamp."
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[email protected]: "Regulation is a stealth taxation."
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[email protected]: "In 1960, there were approximately 20,000 pages in the code of federal regulations. Today there are over 185,000 pages/."
President Trump's permitting-process chart returns for his remarks on cutting regulations.
GOP congressman tells reporters that Trump told him he is open to reform of Medicare, SS "on the first day of his second term."
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[email protected]: "Cutting through this maze is critical to restoring our nation's competitiveness."
I love this chart, says @POTUS. This is the process you had to go through to get permits for a highway or a roadway.6 month ago
"I love this chart," says @POTUS. "This is the process you had to go through to get permits for a highway or a roadway."
President Trump says he's challenging his administration "to push even harder to cut even more regulations in 2018—and that should just about do it. I don't know if we'll have any left to cut."
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Cornyn on Rubio opposition to tax reform plan - "we are still working with him and expect to satisfy his concern"
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[email protected]: "The stock market is soaring to new record levels."
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[email protected]: "For every one new regulation, we have eliminated 22."
Trump says 22 federal regulations have been eliminated for every new regulation. Says growth of red tape has come to a screeching halt.6 month ago
Trump says 22 federal regulations have been eliminated for every new regulation. Says growth of red tape has come to a screeching halt.
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[email protected]: "For the first time in decades, we achieved regulatory savings. Hasn't happened in many decades. We blew our target out of the water."
POTUS: "This country was going economically down" before he became president.
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[email protected]: "We ordered that for every one new regulation two old regulations must be eliminated."
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POTUS: "We aimed for 2-for-1 and in 2017 we hit 22-for-1" in ratio of eliminating old regulations to new ones.
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POTUS: "We blew our target out of the water."
Red tape of regulation has come "to a sudden, screeching and beautiful halt." - POTUS
@POTUS: We have beautiful clean coal, another source of energy.6 month ago
@POTUS: "We have beautiful clean coal, another source of energy."
"It's a lot of regulations," begins @POTUS with remarks "to cut the red tape of regulation."
Omarosa: "As the only African American woman in this White House, as a senior staff and assistant to the president, I have seen things that have made me uncomfortable, that have upset me, that have affected me deeply and emotionally, that has affected my community and my people."
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Sarah Sanders was asked if there were other high-ranking African-Americans in the administration after Omarosa's exit. She did not provide a single name and began talking about Trump's value for diversity in general.
[email protected] says President Trump congratulated Rupert Murdoch on 21st Century Fox sale earlier today, thinks "this could be a great thing for jobs."
Sanders says WH "pretty confident" tax cut bill will be approved by both houses of Congress early next week. And @VP delaying departure to Egypt and Israel in case his voted need in the Senate.
POTUS: We have a really diverse team.6 month ago
POTUS: "We have a really diverse team."
.@replouiegohmert: So many on the Special Counsel's force aren't just biased - they're oozing hatred for Trump out of every pore.6 month ago
[email protected]: "So many on the Special Counsel's force aren't just biased - they're oozing hatred for Trump out of every pore."
Asked if Roy Moore should give his concession speech soon, @PressSec says, It probably sounds like it maybe should have already taken place.6 month ago
Asked if Roy Moore should give his concession speech soon, @PressSec says, "It probably sounds like it maybe should have already taken place."
"April, I'm looking forward to having some pie with you momentarily," concludes @PressSec in remark to @AprilDRyan.
Asked about SandyHook5yrs, @PressSec replies with comments "about national security as a whole," avoiding directly mentioning guncontrol. "I don't think there's any one thing you could do" to prevent "these horrible, horrible tragedies."
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[email protected]: Admin. strives to be more diverse.
"We have a really diverse team. We always want to continue to grow the diversity," Sarah Sanders responds when asked how many high level African-American staffers now work at White House, after Omarosa departure.
Rubio says he'll vote NO on the tax bill as written unless the refundable portion of the child tax credit increases from $1,100.
On Sen. Rubio's opposition to tax bill over concerns about the child tax credit, @PressSec says, "We think we've made great strides and frankly pretty historic movement in terms of the child tax creditWe're going to keep working with him."
Sarah Huckabee Sanders won't say how many high level African American staffers are now at the White House. "We have a really diverse team…We always want to continue to grow the diversity."
Sen Susan Collins reacting to House CR not including A-M or reinsurance: "that was never the plan." Says Senate will add them in.
"I'm not going to go into a detailed process" on the @Omarosa45 "resignation."
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Sarah Sanders was just asked why taxpayers have to continue paying Omarosa's six-figure salary for another month if her resignation is effective immediately. Sanders said she would not comment on personnel matters.
"We certainly support a free and fair internet," answers @PressSec on @FCC NetNeutrality vote.
[email protected] on FCC ruling on NetNeutrality: "We certainly support a free and fair internet."
"The president likes Omarosa." — Sarah Huckabee Sanders, on the most recently departed White House aide.
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"She'll be here later this afternoon," @PressSec says of @Omarosa45 who has resigned. "I'm not going to weigh in any further."
Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Paul Ryan potential departure: "The president did speak to the speaker not too long ago, and let him in no uncertain terms that if that news was true he was very unhappy with it."
A concerned Trump called @SpeakerRyan today about reports he was planning to step down. @PressSec said Ryan assured @POTUS the reports were not accurate.
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"I don't think it was very accurate reporting" that @SpeakerRyan is contemplating retiring soon, says @PressSec, adding @POTUS spoke with him today and was assured he's not leaving Congress soon.
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[email protected]: "@POTUS likes @GDouglasJones and looks forward to meeting him in person."
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@PressSec "He likes Doug Jones and looks forward to meeting him in person," @PressSec says of @POTUS and the victor in ALSen when asked if @MooreSenate should concede.
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[email protected]: "What have I learned this past year? Some of my favorite things would probably be to take time to appreciate some of the really incredible moments."
6 month ago
[email protected]: "We're going to keep working with [@marcorubio] until we get the job done."
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"Overwhelmingly the middle class will get a huge tax break," says @PressSec of TaxBill.
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[email protected]: "As @POTUS said yesterday we're at the final stages of historic tax cuts and reforms."
6 month ago
Colorado Springs, Colorado shooting at 3000 block of Springridge Dr: no casualities
@RandPaul: The proposed military spending bill busts budget caps. We can be strong while also eliminating waste and making smart choices. Fiscal conservatives should oppose busting our budget caps. I will.
Federal watchdog: Trump admin broke the law with retweet on air traffic control
The FCC just voted along party lines to repeal net neutrality protections
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: This is the right call by @AjitPaiFCC and the @FCC. The way to keep the internet free and open and protect consumers is to crack down on internet service providers that would abuse open access.
FCC Commissioner Clyburn: "What saddens me the most today is that the agency that is supposed to protect you is actually abandoning you. But what I am pleased to be able to say today is that the fight to save net neutrality does not end today."
@SenGillibrand: After we placed a hold on his nomination, Michael Dourson withdrew his name from consideration to lead the EPA's chemical safety office. His ties to the chemical industry made clear that he was unfit for the job. This is a huge win for families in New York and across the country.
@FCC just axed the #NetNeutrality rules in a 3-2 vote along party lines.
"War with North Korea is an all-out war against the government," @LindseyGrahamSC said. "There is no surgical strike option."
FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn: "When when the current protections are abandoned and the rules that have been officially in place since 2015 are repealed, we will have a cheshire cat version of net neutrality."
"This is pure speculation. As the speaker himself said today, he's not going anywhere any time soon" AsheLee Strong, spokeswoman for Speaker Ryan on retirement rumors.
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Former high-level intel officials — including John Brennan, Jim Clapper, Michael Morell and Michael Hayden — recently submitted an amicus brief about Russian "cut outs" as part of a lawsuit brought against Trump and Roger Stone.
Lindsey Graham: If North Korea tests again, there will be a 70 percent chance that Trump orders an attack
"We're not done yet" on Iran, per US Amb @nikkihaley
FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn: "This is the new norm at the FCC. A norm where the majority ignores the will of the people."
US "specific steps" per @nikkihaley to include "calling out Iran on what they're doing, decertifying the process, having the president say to Congress, 'We've got to look at this behavior,' working with the Secretary-General"
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Memphis, Tennessee shooting at 2774 S Mendenhall Rd: 1 killed
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Rockford, Illinois shooting at 3336 11th St: 1 killed
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Clinton, Iowa shooting at 2321 Garfield St: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1700 N Washtenaw Ave: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 900 E 82nd St: 1 injured
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana shooting at Alice Street: 2 injured
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Broussard, Louisiana shooting at Albertson Parkway: 1 injured
"We've also seen cyber attacks and other things" from Iran that violating the @UN Security Council resolution, per @nikkihaley
US Amb to @UN @nikkihaley says push back vs Iran will involve multiple steps but that "we're going to be forceful about this"
"Now they realize they can't look the other way any longer," per Amb @nikkihaley "You will see us build a coalition to really push back against Iran"
"We are already getting [international] support for the fact that we have to do something" per @nikkihaley "Now they see the president [@POTUS] actually was right" on Iran
@SenCapito: Taxreform will nearly double the standard deduction that is already used by 83% of West Virginians.
@SenCapito: Taxreform will also increase the ChildTaxCredit for families, make American businesses more competitive globally and lead to higher wages and more opportunities for our workers.
The Iran missile behind her, other evidence on display today "is from the last 2 attacks coming from Yemen" per @nikkihaley "This is blatant violation of what they are not supposed to be doing"
"On advice of security, we need to take a brief recess," declares @AjitPaiFCC.
FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai gets note, stops mid sentence, as he gives statement on net neutrality, says that on the advice of security, they have to immediately recess. Room being cleared.
"These are the things that will be dangerous, that will lead us to the next North Korea if we don't do something to stop it" per US Amb @nikkihaley re Iran
Maine Senators Susan Collins and Angus King are urging FCC Chair Ajit Pai to cancel today's vote on net neutrality repeal.
"Iran has hidden behind the nuclear deal constantly threatening to get out of it" per @nikkihaley "but these are the things they're doing while we're all looking the other way"
"We've seen stagnant wages; we've seen a stagnant economy for way too long, so I am excited about what it means for everybody - more take home pay, more jobs, bringing jobs home from overseas, and yes, we want to get this done by Christmas," @CathyMcmorris.
"There is a lot more of uncomfortable evidence that the int'l community will look at and realize how dangerous this is" per @nikkihaley Iran "a growing threat"
U.S. suspends aid to Somalia's battered military over graft
Paul Ryan is contemplating retiring after the 2018 elections
US looking to "find ways to stop Iran from what it's doing" with @UN Security Council, per @nikkihaley
For US, @POTUS decertifying the Iran nuke deal was the 1st step, per Amb @nikkihaley "so that Congress can start looking at these other things that Iran is doing"
"There is no denying that these have Iranian marks all over them" per @nikkihaley
"Iran believes it has been given a pass" per @nikkihaley "It is incumbent upon the int'l community to show not only are they not being given a pass but all of these actions have to stop and stop immediately"
"What happened in Alabama means that Texas is more possible," Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke, who's challenging Sen. Ted Cruz, told NBC News. "It all shows the set of conditions are right."
"When you look at this missile, this is terrifying, absolutely terrifying" per US Amb @nikkihaley
UN Amb. Nikki Haley: "This is not just about the nuclear program. This is about everything else they're doing. Iran believes they have been given a pass."
"Iran is determined to undermine the international consensus against its conduct" per @nikkihaley "We must speak with one voice in exposing the government for what it is - a threat to the peace and security of the entire world"