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Michelle Carter deserves sympathy, not jail, says Amanda Knox

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Roy's cousin, Makenna O'Donnell, spoke out to Good Morning America on Friday, saying she disagreed with the judge's decision to let Carter remain free on probation until her appeal. On July 12, 2014, a day before Roy was found dead, Carter wrote: "So I guess you aren't gonna do it then, all that for nothing". 'No normal human being who doesn't have problems would tell someone to get back in a truck that is a toxic environment. Read More »

Kelly Told Sessions His Job Is Safe Despite Trump's Public Anger

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Gen. Inch has served as a military policeman for almost a quarter of a century and most recently was the head of Army Corrections, which Sessions says makes him "uniquely qualified" to oversee the division that handles all inmates accused of violating or have violated federal law. Read More »

Paul Ryan expects Foxconn to build at more than one Wisconsin location

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Trump says Foxconn CEO Terry Gou told him "off the record" that the Taiwanese company may end up investing $30 billion. "He told me off the record he thinks he may go US$30 billion". Wisconsin's top economic development official Mark Hogan said Wisconsin had to be competitive with other states also trying to land the plant. Foxconn hopes to open the plant by 2020 with 3,000 workers that could grow to 13,000 over six years. Read More »

Seth Rich family just wants murder conspiracy 'to go away'

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A longtime Fox News Channel contributor says the network and a supporter of President Trump embellished a story about Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich and his connection to WikiLeaks and leaks of DNC emails. Wallace also said that Fox has "no evidence that Rod Wheeler was misquoted". The White House hit back, saying Trump had "no knowledge" of the story. Read More »

Tillerson Not Using $80M to Fight ISIS, Russian Propaganda

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Tillerson talked to reporters during a surprise appearance in the briefing room, his first since becoming secretary six months ago. Putin's decision to slash the staff at the U.S. The money is earmarked for the State Department's Global Engagement Center and Tillerson has not issued a request for it. $60 million of it will expire on September 30 if it is not transferred to the State Department by then, officials told Politico . Read More »

Prince Philip honored as he hosts final public event

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The 1664 challenge raises money for The Royal Marines Charity. The name of the challenge refers to the year in which the corps was founded. Theresa May led tributes to the royal following the announcement earlier this summer, saying he had given the monarch "steadfast support" during his years of service, the Press Association reported . Read More »

Become a 'citizen scientist' to help NASA collect data during eclipse

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This is such a pretty solar eclipse ring that doesn't hit you over the head with SUN! and MOON! Just because we're only getting a partial eclipse here in NYC, you'll still need to be prepared with the right equipment like eclipse viewing glasses or handheld solar viewers, or risk permanently damaging your eyesight. Read More »

Critics: Trump's Crafting of Response to Russia Meeting Is 'Obstruction of Justice'

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The President's attorneys have said Trump was not aware of the meeting itself until the news emerged weeks ago, and Trump Jr. said he had not told his father about the meeting when it happened. I asked Jared and Paul to stop by. Remember that first claim about how Jr.'s meeting with Russians at Trump tower was about adoption and ultimately inconsequential? "This was... Read More »

Russian and Chinese Governments Crack Down on iOS VPNs

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This has led to VPN providers accuse Apple of being unnecessarily supportive of the heightened censorship regime in China . A spokesperson said that it will remove apps that don't comply with the law from its China App Store , including services based outside the country. Read More »

Two HM militants killed in Pulwama encounter

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Authorities suspended internet services in Pulwama district following the killings, KMS reported. However, local sources identified the killed militants as Shakir Ahmad, a resident of Gulzarpora Pulwama and Shabir Ahmad, a resident of Mehend Bijbehara area of Anantnag. Read More »

Two MLCs from SP resign, time it with Amit Shah arrival

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Meanwhile, one Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLC Jaiveer Singh also gave up his post. In addition, three MLAs have stepped down as well sending shockwaves to Samajwadi Party and Uttar Pradesh's political corridors alike. Following this, there would be no need for Yogi Adityanath to contest an Assembly seat. The development comes days after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar dumped the RJD and the Congress in the neighbouring state and took the support of the BJP-led National Democratic ... Read More »

Germany: 1 dead, 4 wounded in knife attack at Hamburg market

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A 35-year-old man was hurt while overpowering the attacker in the street alongside other passers-by shortly after the killing. Barmbek is in northeastern Hamburg, away from the downtown district. A machete-wielding man has gone on a stabbing rampage in a major German city, according to reports. Several people suffered stab injuries and one of the victims was fatally wounded, officers added. Read More »

House GOP works to deliver on border wall for Trump

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Senate Republicans face a do-or-die vote Tuesday to launch a new Obamacare repeal effort, as confusion reigns over what path President Donald Trump's party will take - and whether they even have the votes to move forward . This vote to consider a bill that kicks more than 20 million people off of their health care is utterly shameful but we can not throw up our hands when it is time to roll up our sleeves. Read More »

Social media crash suspect Obdulia Sanchez plead not guilty

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According to a California Highway Patrol report obtained by PEOPLE, Obdulia was driving with Jacqueline and another 14-year-old girl in the back seat on Friday about 6:40 p.m.in Los Banos, California, when she lost control of her vehicle - ejecting the other girls, who were not wearing seat belts. Read More »

Senate Judiciary Committee subpoenas Paul Manafort to testify in Russian Federation probe

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The committee said last week that it would not subpoena Manafort as it negotiated an agreement with him to provide documents and be interviewed by committee members and staff. Investigators are also probing whether Manafort engaged in money laundering, according to The Wall Street Journal . On Monday, he answered questions from staff on the Senate's intelligence panel. Read More »

Opposition protests against Lok Sabha speaker's suspension of six Congress MPs

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The leaders of the Congress , Communist Party of India (Marxist), Trinamool Congress , Rashtriya Janata Dal, and Janata Dal (United) were protesting against the suspension of six Congress MPs from the Lok Sabha on Monday. Reacting to the statement, senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said that the decision to sack five leaders were not appropriate. While adjourning the House till 2:30 pm, Mahajan said that the MPs did not stop despite her repeated requests to them to return to ... Read More »

Afghanistan: Taliban overrun 2 districts

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The Taliban fighters have executed seven civilians after abducting at least seventy people in the southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan over the alleged cooperation with the government and the security forces. The reasons why these villagers have been referred to are unknown, but this type of operation target, in general, the officials of the Kabul government and the security forces. Read More »

Cal Fire: Mariposa residents' return home 'being planned'

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While the Mariposa evacuations were lifted, the town of Coulterville is still under a mandatory evacuation order. The fire came within 50 miles of Yosemite on Friday, but was not growing toward the park, Cal Fire's Isolano said. It is 10 percent contained. The town sits 35 miles southwest of Yosemite National Park in what was once Gold Rush country along Highway 49. Yosemite does not appear at risk from the fire, which was moving south, away from the park, Motta said. Read More »

President Donald Trump commends the Navy's new aircraft carrier

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Ford . The USS Gerald R. Ford will later be joined by the future USS John F. Kennedy , CVN 79, and the future USS Enterprise , CVN 80, as Ford-class vessels. Ford became president in the aftermath of the Watergate scandal and served in the country's highest office from 1974-1977. "This ship can basically drive itself", Triana said, pointing to a touch-screen navigation display that has replaced the traditional throttle system used to power and steer the US Navy's older carrier classes. Read More »

What does a partial solar eclipse mean for Delmarva?

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But unlike in horseshoes, being close counts, too. According to NASA , this is a "celestial coincidence", as the sun is about 400 times wider than the moon and about 400 times farther away. Q: What will traffic be like on the day of the eclipse? These include your family and friends watching the eclipse , seeing the reflection of the eclipse . Read More »

France's army chief resigns on defense spending cut

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The unusually public bickering between a French president and the army highlights early criticism of Mr. Macron. It could also foreshadow similar challenges for Macron as he tries to reduce the deficit and government spending and shake up the stagnant economy. Read More »