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Vladimir Putin dismisses Donald Trump information-sharing scandal

Vladimir Putin dismisses Donald Trump information-sharing scandal

President Donald Trump speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, where he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan made statements. After White House officials denied that the president had shared classified data inappropriately, Trump tweeted that he has "the absolute right" to share information with the Russians.


New details in grand jury report on Penn State fraternity death

New details in grand jury report on Penn State fraternity death

Piazza died February 4, two days after he fell, having suffered a nonrecoverable brain injury, ruptured spleen and collapsed lung. He hurt his head and ruptured his spleen. A grand jury said security camera footage captured events inside the house that night, including pledges being ordered to guzzle alcohol quickly after the ceremony.



Old tweets about classified info from GOP and Trump resurfaces

Now, many of those formerly apoplectic Republicans are shrugging off Trump's behaviour - his campaign's suspicious ties to the Russian government, his dismissal of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey and his sharing of classified information with two high-level Russian officials - with only a modest sense of annoyance.



Commission set up to probe U.S. voter fraud

The order, to be signed Thursday, will establish a commission to review the American election system for instances of fraud and voter suppression, ABC News reported. In the weeks leading up to the election, he even hedged on whether he would accept the results of the November election because of what he felt was voter fraud and an unfair system.


U.S. prepares to ban laptops on flights from Europe

U.S. prepares to ban laptops on flights from Europe

An electronics ban went into effect on March 21 for passengers on direct flights to the USA from 10 Middle East airports in Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Morocco. A new ban would affect all US airlines, including American Airlines , which has a hub and a trans-Atlantic gateway at Philadelphia International Airport.



Sheriff: At least 20 injured when tornado hits trailer park

It was unclear how many people were injured, KWTV said. Locally, Chief Meteorologist Jim Madaus says plan on some heat in the metro Detroit area Wednesday. Five homes were damaged, but there are no immediate reports of injuries. No details were immediately available about the person who was hurt there. One of the tornadoes that touched down Tuesday night destroyed about 20 homes in central Kansas.