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Suspect in Texas officer's death got married after shooting

Suspect in Texas officer's death got married after shooting

Marconi was shot as as he sat in his vehicle after making a traffic stop. He then reportedly shot Marconi in the head, and then a second time, before returning to his auto and driving away. Police, who are receiving support from federal and state law enforcement, offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case, describing the unnamed suspect as a black male wearing a hoodie and baggie trousers.


North Dakota leaders urge Obama for pipeline completion

North Dakota leaders urge Obama for pipeline completion

Democratic U.S. Rep. Heidi Heitkamp said Wednesday she also pressed the White House to make a decision, saying inaction "has put lives at risk". One of them, Sophia Wilansky , 21, of NY, suffered an arm injury in an explosion during the skirmish and is hospitalized in Minneapolis.


Hundreds gather in downtown Portland to protest ND pipeline

Hundreds gather in downtown Portland to protest ND pipeline

The protest drew attention, which 26-year-old Ta'jin Perez said was the point of it all. On Tuesday almost 100 people joined Knutson to protest the North Dakota Access Pipeline. Energy Transfer Partners, the company heading the project recently said the delay is motivated by politics and the company has played by the rules.


Protecting Donald Trump costs New York City $1 million a day

Protecting Donald Trump costs New York City $1 million a day

Trump repeatedly argued the USA should take a more aggressive approach to combating terrorism, including bringing back the use of the controversial torture tactic known as waterboarding. "I think it's very hard on him". He mentioned the popular vote before any of us could - to let us know that he would have won it if it had mattered and his strategy had been devised accordingly.



Trump denies transition turmoil as he considers top team

His whereabouts were unknown until a Bloomberg reporter who happened to be at the same restaurant tweeted a photo of the president-elect receiving a standing ovation at the 21 Club in Manhattan. In Washington , Vice President-elect Mike Pence huddled with House Republicans on Capitol Hill and also planned to meet with Democratic leaders. Bloomberg later reported that Trump was considering nominating Cruz as attorney general.



Amid strains, Trump says only he knows finalists for Cabinet

Transition officials said Trump met Wednesday with Eva Moskowitz, a former NY councilwoman and charter school founder who is being considered for education secretary. Two officials who had been handling national security for the transition, former Representative Mike Rogers of MI and Matthew Freedman, a lobbyist who consults with corporations and foreign governments, were fired.