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Minnesota officer acquitted in Castile slaying

Minnesota officer acquitted in Castile slaying

Although there were two black members of the jury, another member said they weren't the ones voting against acquittal. Prior to that there was a large protest on the capitol steps in St. The officer testified that Castile was ignoring his commands not to pull out the gun and he feared for his life. Prosecutor John Choi said the acquittal was painful, but that the verdict "must be respected".



White House: Trump 'has no intention' to fire Mueller

In response to a "PBS Newshour" report that Trump is "weighing" the option of firing Mueller , Georgetown law professor Marty Lederman wrote at the blog Just Security that Trump could theoretically rescind or make less stringent the 1999 special counsel regulations .



Mueller should recuse from Russian Federation investigation

Sean Hannity said like all the other discredited attacks against President Trump , the obstruction narrative will fail miserably because there's no evidence. He said Attorney General Jeff Sessions is not involved in the Russian Federation probe and has not been briefed on it since his recusal. Just weeks ago, Gingrich had heaped praise on Mueller, hailing him as a "superb choice" for special counsel whose reputation was "impeccable for honesty and integrity".



From regal to rustic, Trump heads to Camp David for weekend

Almost five months into his presidency, Trump is heading to Camp David, the government-owned retreat in Maryland's Catoctin Mountains, for the first time. So far, he has preferred spending weekends at his luxurious properties in Florida or New Jersey over the White House. Jimmy Carter used Camp David for peace talks between Egypt and Israel.


Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting

Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting

WND was the first news agency to identify all 16 GOP members of Congress present at the field Wednesday morning - 14 House members along with Sens. A Capitol Police officer was also injured in the incident. Many included complaints about the same theme: income inequality. James Hodgkinson had a history of domestic violence and also a long list of minor offenses in his home county, most of which were tossed out, according to the AP .