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Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Anthony Weiner pleaded guilty Friday to transferring obscene material to a minor, according to the US Attorney's office for the Southern District of NY. A law enforcement official says former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner has agreed to plead guilty to a charge of transferring obscene material to a minor.



NY Square pedestrian horror: Accused driver taken in for 'evaluation'

Here's what you need to know. According to witnesses, Rojast mounted the sidewalk in a burgundy Honda sedan and sped along for more than three city blocks, knocking people over before his vehicle hit a pole and came to rest on a street in Midtown Manhattan, Reuters reports.



Trump to dive into Mideast conflict on first presidential trip

Trump had said during his campaign he would move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem , which would effectively recognize the city as Israel's capital. Since taking office, Trump has backed away from his campaign pledge to move the embassy in a gesture to Israel, instead saying he's still studying the issue.


LSU wins game 1 of SEC West showdown with Mississippi State

LSU wins game 1 of SEC West showdown with Mississippi State

With bases loaded Josh Smith tied it up on a fly ball to center. RHP Peyton Plumlee was able to work around a pair of seventh inning walks and was an out into the eighth when Smith and Michael Papierski each singled. Stovall flied out to rightfield with the bases loaded and two out in the sixth. Zach Hess pitched a clean inning in the 8th inning and Hunter Newman earned his 9th save.


New footage shows Erdogan watching Washington brawl

New footage shows Erdogan watching Washington brawl

The slow pace of US efforts to take Islamic State strongholds Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq have produced a risky USA move in relations with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Turkey. "This is the United States of America". The video shows one of the president's aides communicating with Erdogan, who is sat in the back of a black Mercedes sedan, before walking towards the demonstrators.