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3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

It is also worth noting that former Penn State athletic director Gary Schultz and former vice president Tim Curley each encountered jail time and house arre...


India Too a Victim of Terrorism, Says Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia

Ahead of a full meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council, the USA and its six member nations exchanged a memorandum of understanding outlining each's commitment ...


Nike Issues Statement on Donald Trump's Withdrawal from Paris Climate Deal

The meeting, roughly coinciding with U.S. President Donald Trump's withdrawal announcement, gave China a flawless chance to position itself as a responsible...


France 'corrects' White House video on climate pact facts

It would also help fulfil the Paris agreement reporting requirements so the world could track the US's progress. He said he would consider re-entry if the U...


Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to United Nations for climate change

Trump's decision makes the United States the only country except Syria, which didn't send a representative to the Paris conference, and Nicaragua , which ref...


Trump Paris pullout a new hurdle for Tillerson's diplomacy

Their cooperation, coming just a day after Trump's announcement that he would take the USA out of the Paris accord, is the latest sign that the President's ...


Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse

Another former Penn State official was sentenced on Friday as well, with former athletic director Tim Curley receiving a three-month sentence. Curley was ...


Anthony Weiner: Democratic congressman 'to plead guilty' to sexting a minor

Weiner's plea indicated the conducted occurred from that January and March. The government recommended between 21 and 27 months imprisonment, which Weiner's...


Doctor in Trump Hotel case released but due back in court

When he is in DC, he was also ordered to stay away from the White House and the Trump Hotel, specifically the area surrounded by Constitution Avenue NW to the...


Russians discussed 'derogatory' info about Trump, aides

Russian officials spoke of having potentially "derogatory" information about Donald Trump during the 2016 election campaign, CNN reported on Tuesday, citing...


House intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn, Michael Cohen

The committee aide, who wasn't authorized to discuss the issue and spoke only on condition of anonymity, said the action would have been taken without agreement...


Confederate statue removals part of New Orleans mayor legacy

The killer, Dylann Roof , was an avowed racist who brandished Confederate battle flags in photos.That reignited the debate over whether Confederate emblems rep...


CT joins alliance committed to Paris climate accord

Malloy, the chairman of the Democratic Governors Association, joins the Democratic governors of California, New York and Washington state in the United States...


Trump Stays Mum As Saudi Arabia, UAE Donate $100M To Ivanka's Charity

Obama called for understanding and acknowledged some of America's missteps in the region. To be sure, Trump's predecessors have also forged close ties with Sa...


Australian Tourist Killed After Brawl Outside Hotel In San Francisco

A spokesperson for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade told HuffPost Australia that consular assistance was being provided to the family of an Australi...


As Trump quits Paris climate deal, Mayor Bliss reaffirms commitment

Aside from Musk, Disney's CEO Bob Iger also announced his resignation, and was retweeted by Elon Musk in a show of support. He's said California's eco...


President Trump, Hillary Clinton revive campaign feud with Twitter jabs

Wednesday. This person was deeply bothered by Clinton's assertion on Wednesday in which she said "I take responsibility for every decision I make - but that's...


Texas House Passes Bill Extending Alternative High School Graduation Route

On the bathroom front, Patrick said he had concerns about the "ambiguous language " the House approved as an amendment Sunday to address bathroom use by tr...


In Saudi Arabia, Trump admits India is 'victim of terrorism'

Trump has openly espoused anti-Muslim sentiments . "I think Islam hates us", Trump said during a CNN interview in March 2016. "We have to get to the bottom ...


3 men found shot dead at East Texas auto dealership

A fugitive from Hennepin County and two bounty hunters are dead after a shootout inside a Texas vehicle dealership. On Wednesday at approximately 7:10 pm, pri...


Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Push Back Against FBI Russia Probe

But amid controversy over Trump's alleged spilling of United States intelligence information to Russia's foreign minister, Coats also strongly condemned leaks...


Trump says pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US

President Donald Trump walks to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, June 1, 2017, after speaking in the Rose Garden about the U.S. The...


New Mexico Launches Summer Meal Program For Children

They provided 5.6 million summer meals across Georgia last year, and this year with the education department will have a summer meal program in 153 of the 159...


Former Penn State administrators sentenced to jail time in Sandusky case

Three former Pennsylvania State University officials were sentenced to jail on Friday for covering up ex-coach Jerry Sandusky's sexual predations and effectiv...


Orange 'Block P' will commemorate National Gun Violence Awareness Day

The family event will have music, theater, art and more . Her friends made a decision to honor her life by wearing orange the color hunters wear in the woods...


Senate to hear from Comey; Dems raise new Session questions

Later in May, the New York Times reported that Trump had told Russian officials during a White House meeting that firing Comey had relieved "great pressur...


Africa condemns Donald Trump exit of Paris Agreement

The objective of the Paris Agreement is to prevent an increase in global average temperature and keep it well below 2°C. Hendricks noted that the absence of...


False! Trump Claims Paris Deal Would Only Make 'Tiny' Difference

Bloomberg said businesses, states, and cities could reach the Obama administration's Paris goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions 26 percent down fro...


Manchester attack: New York Times defends its publication of leaked images

Queen Elizabeth II, meanwhile, visited Royal Manchester Children's Hospital to talk to some of the bombing victims, their families and the medical staff treatin...


"I don't think I'll have a career after this".

In a statement, first lady Melania Trump said the incident makes one "wonder about the mental health of the person who did it". Griffin's photo shoot - a ...


New Yorkers React to Trump's Withdrawal From the Paris Agreement

They also asserted that the US could not unilaterally renegotiate the 2015 agreement-contrary to a suggestion made by Trump during his Thursday announcement. Ho...


Germany Stands By Merkel's Stunning Remarks On Relations With US, UK

Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel followed her and blasted the USA, saying the Trump administration's "short-sighted policies. stand against the interes...


Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate

Trump said according to the Paris Climate deal terms, China will be allowed many coal plants and India will be permitted to double its coal productio...


Trump reportedly considering major overhaul of

The Trump administration has been dogged by a series of controversies related to Russian Federation, and both Congress and the Federal Bureau of Investigation...


Putin says Snowden was wrong to leak secrets, but is no traitor

Putin found himself on the defensive Friday when asked by Kelly to explain his earlier claim that private "patriotic" hackers could have interfered in the 2016 ...