• House panel questions Lynch on Clinton's emails
House panel questions Lynch on Clinton's emails

Goodlatte said Lynch had not answered "even the most basic questions about the legal elements the government is obligated to prove in a criminal prosecution". Republican lawmakers have been sharply critical of the department's decision not to pursue Clinton, the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee for the presidency.

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  • Shocking footage of police shooting dead unarmed teenager Dylan Noble
Shocking footage of police shooting dead unarmed teenager Dylan Noble

At a press conference Wednesday, Fresno police chief Jerry Dyer stressed the importance of making the right decision about what consequences the officers involved might face and asked the community to remain calm. This footage was released in the wake of two high-profile killings of black men by cops, and the July 7 killing of five Dallas police ...

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  • 'Vulnerable' GOP incumbent senators aren't so vulnerable in new poll
'Vulnerable' GOP incumbent senators aren't so vulnerable in new poll

Patrick Murphy (50%-37%) and Rep. Alan Grayson (50%-38%). That's a 6-point and 4-point swing, respectively, in Rubio's favor. Murphy , who has received the endorsement of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, has recently been criticized after local news reports showed discrepancies regarding his resume.

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  • South Sudanese refugees could surpass 1 million this year
South Sudanese refugees could surpass 1 million this year

South Sudan was rocked by fighting again last week when fierce battles erupted in the capital ahead of the country's independence anniversary. South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has ordered a ceasefire after days of intense fighting in Juba which left more than 150 dead and many more injured since fighting broke out on Thursday.

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  • Red Sox acquire All-Star lefty Pomeranz from Padres
Red Sox acquire All-Star lefty Pomeranz from Padres

The president of baseball operations with the Boston Red Sox had been in trade talks in an effort to bolster his pitching rotation. This trade will only have a direct impact on the Red Sox and Padres. Today, Drew Pomeranz is an ace. And then there is Sonny Gray , who the A's may or may not trade. San Diego entered the All-Star break in fourth ...

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  • Obama visits Dallas to mourn slain police officers
Obama visits Dallas to mourn slain police officers

Rick Briscoe, legislative director of the gun rights group Open Carry Texas, said Mr Brown was "simply mistaken" in regarding armed civilians as a problem. "I would do it again", Brown said. The demonstration followed the deaths of two black men at the hands of police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana , and St Paul in Minnesota .

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  • Police sources: ID found in truck used in Nice
Police sources: ID found in truck used in Nice

Russia knows all too well the pain and grief caused by terrorism and feels for the loss of the French people from the Nice terrorist attack, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a televised address. looking for something around him, I kept yelling at him and waving my hands to stop... he picked up his gun and started to shoot police". Nanaimo...

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  • Person detained in probe of San Diego homeless attacks
Person detained in probe of San Diego homeless attacks

Anthony Alexander Padgett, 36, was released shortly before he was due to appear in court in connection with the attacks, during which two of the victims were set on fire. The possible suspect was detained in the vicinity of Laurel and Brant streets in Bankers Hill and was being questioned, but he was not immediately placed under arrest, police said...

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  • Fox News Suspends Newt Gingrich's Contract Amid Trump VP Speculation
Fox News Suspends Newt Gingrich's Contract Amid Trump VP Speculation

A source close to the situation told The Hill that even if Gingrich isn't picked as Trump's vice presidential pick, the network is likely to keep its distance; Gingrich would still likely be under consideration for a spot in Trump's potential administration, keeping the conflict of interest alive at least until Election Day.

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  • Sheriff: Deputies asked not to dine at restaurant
Sheriff: Deputies asked not to dine at restaurant

The sheriff thanked everyone "who expressed support for law enforcement" and asked them to "accept that this matter has been resolved to our satisfaction". When asked in a Facebook post, the Skagit County Sheriff's Office denied that there was any miscommunication. Like the reporting you see here? Some people accused the sheriff of posting seco...

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  • Ryen Named To Hornung Award Watch List
Ryen Named To Hornung Award Watch List

The Hornung Award is given to the nation's most versatile athlete, which is a pretty good way to describe Jackson. McGuire, a 2015 Paul Hornung Award Watch List candidate, recorded three 100-yard rushing games on the season, including 162 yards with a school-record tying five TDs in the Ragin' Cajuns home opener against Northwestern State.

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  • Republican convention speakers: Ivanka Trump, Gingrich, Lt. Gen. Flynn
Republican convention speakers: Ivanka Trump, Gingrich, Lt. Gen. Flynn

The convention kicks off Monday and will feature speeches from Trump's daughter Ivanka, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.). Marco Rubio of Florida and Tim Scott of SC and Rep. Mia Love of Utah. Johnson himself is headed to Cleveland Friday to review preparedness and will do the same in Philadel...

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  • New Poll Shows Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton In A Dead Heat
New Poll Shows Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton In A Dead Heat

Scott, a retiree, said she's seeking answers to the country's problems - and failing to find them from either candidate. "They would have been in jail". Another 31 percent consider it to be a minor problem and only 17 percent think it's not a problem. The GenForward Survey was conducted online June 14-27 among 1,965 adults age 18-30.

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  • Goodlatte critical of Lynch testimony
Goodlatte critical of Lynch testimony

Steve King, R-Iowa, asked. Also Wednesday, the conservative legal group Judicial Watch said a federal judge would hold a hearing Thursday on the production of all Clinton emails, including the new batch FBI Director James Comey cited last week.

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  • Here's a look at Maryland's venture capital picture halfway through 2016
Here's a look at Maryland's venture capital picture halfway through 2016

That was a better than the $24.4 million clip in the first quarter this year. "We are still not back to what we saw in 2014 and 2015 on a quarterly basis". And Uber and Snapchat alone accounted for 31 percent. Activity picked up during the past three months, following the slowest IPO quarter in seven years, according to Renaissance Capital, which...

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  • Obama Addresses Police Shootings On Spain Trip
Obama Addresses Police Shootings On Spain Trip

Instead of spending two days sightseeing in southern Spain and tending to more pressing business in the capital of Madrid , the White House scrapped some of Obama's events - including a staple of his foreign travels, a question-and-answer forum with young people - and crammed the rest of his schedule into Sunday.

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  • Nice official: at least 60 dead in truck attack
Nice official: at least 60 dead in truck attack

French authorities are asking people in Nice to stay in place and are treating this as a likely terror attack, and French anti-terrorism police are taking the lead on the investigation . At home, we must pursue any and all clerics and mosques that are proselytizing radical hatred and deport them. Known for its mild climate it attracts both wealt...

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  • Arkansas police say mother abducted girl, traveled through Oklahoma
Arkansas police say mother abducted girl, traveled through Oklahoma

The child has blonde hair and blue eyes and is about 3-feet tall. She was last seen wearing pink pajamas, police said. Layla is reported to have been taken by her mother, 24-year-old Chelsea Munholland. On July 2, she had borrowed a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu to run an errant, but still had not returned the vehicle by July 14 and investigators believe...

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  • Harris County baby born with microcephaly linked to Zika virus
Harris County baby born with microcephaly linked to Zika virus

According to the CDC , symptoms of Zika include fever, rash, conjunctivitis (red eyes), and joint-pain, lasting several days to a week. "The virus also can be spread during sexual intercourse with a male partner or from mother to her unborn child, which could cause birth defects", the state advised.

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  • Would ask Congress to declare war on ISIS
Would ask Congress to declare war on ISIS

I would". Trump agreed and the Fox News personality , who has previously voiced support for a declaration of war against ISIS, pressed him on whether he would ask for a formal declaration from Congress. "It won't take long to find out", he added. "This is war and they coming from all over and its people who aren't in uniforms", Trump said. "On...

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