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County executive: Speed likely a factor in Metro-North derailment

County executive: Speed likely a factor in Metro-North derailment

Metro-North says that several people were treated at the scene for minor bumps and bruises. A Metro-North train on the New Haven line derailed in Rye, New York Thursday evening, causing injuries and delays through the night. The MTA is cautiously optimistic that service will be near normal in Friday. This is a developing story; check back for updates and get the PIX11 News app to stay informed all day.



Trump threatens Comey with provocative reference to 'tapes'

The president threatened Comey on Twitter just days after firing him in a surprise move earlier this week. Critics have assailed Trump for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief at a time when the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, and possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump presidential campaign.



Fresh questions over Flynn add to White House turmoil

Trump, whose administration has been dogged by allegations that Russia helped him win the White House and that he and his allies are too cozy with Moscow, has defended his decision to discuss intelligence with the Russians after media reports of the meeting alarmed some us and foreign politicians.



Senators: Rosenstein knew of Comey firing before memo

The last paragraph of Rosenstein's memo says, in part: "The FBI is unlikely to regain public and congressional trust until it has a director who understands the gravity of the mistakes and pledges never to repeat them". The unusual gathering - which lawmakers described as sober, if not particularly revealing - was scheduled before Rosenstein allayed much of their concerns by naming former FBI Director Robert S.


France's Macron mixes political shades in ministerial appointments

France's Macron mixes political shades in ministerial appointments

The 69-year-old is also considered France's super salesman - selling Rafales fighter jets to Egypt, India, Qatar and submarines to Australia. On the list was Sylvie Goulard, a centrist European Union lawmaker, in charge of defense affairs, Agnes Buzyn, solidarity and health minister and Muriel Penicaud, the minister in charge of managing the thorny employment issue.


Canada warns it may cancel US jet buy over Bombardier probe

Canada warns it may cancel US jet buy over Bombardier probe

Freeland says Boeing's petition is "clearly aimed at blocking Bombardier's new aircraft, the CSeries aircraft, from entering the USA market". If the ITC determines there is a threat of injury to the US industry, preliminary countervailing duties could be announced in July, followed in October by preliminary anti-dumping duties, unless the deadlines are extended.