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Woman accused of leak indicted, faces detention hearing

She's not a threat to anyone. "She's not a violent person". Winner-Davis said that despite the allegations she remains "a proud mom". For this act, she has been charged with violating the Espionage Act-a World War I era law meant for spies-which explicitly forbids the jury from hearing why the defendant acted, and bars them from deciding whether the outcome was to the public's benefit.



Trump tweets support for banking bill

Democrats objected to the bill calling it the "Wrong Choice Act". "There is a better way: economic growth for all; bank bailouts for none". "We see free checking cut in half at banks". Under the Financial CHOICE Act , smaller banks would have the option of ignoring those rules if they maintain a larger reserve of cash as a backstop against bad investments.


Orange County Sheriff Calls Fatal Shootings

Orange County Sheriff Calls Fatal Shootings "Workplace Violence"

Demings confirmed that Neumann had a "negative relationship" with at least one of his former co-workers, and he targeted those who were shot and killed. Demings said that all indications found show that the subject lives alone, has no family in the area, is a veteran of the US army, and was honorably discharged in 1999.


Iran officials say 5 attackers fought for IS

Iran officials say 5 attackers fought for IS

IS militants are fighting Iranian-backed forces in Syria and Iraq, and they view Shiites as apostates. In a statement after the attacks, the Guards said they "will never allow the blood of innocents to be spilt without revenge". Iranian officials, after all, issue their own routine condemnations of terror attacks in the United States , such as last year's massacre at a nightclub in Orlando, without suggesting that the Great Satan was getting its comeuppance.



Comey Says Trump Fired Him To Undermine FBI's Russia Investigation

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's eagerly anticipated testimony to the committee comes a month after he was sacked by U.S. President Donald Trump . Mr Comey said he began documenting his interactions with the president starting with his first meeting on Januarty 6 after a tense briefing at Trump Tower.



Arab powers add Qatar-linked people, groups to blacklists

The worldwide agency Standard and Poors announced Wednesday that it lowered its rating on Qatar's long-term debt to AA-minus because of the country's dispute with its neighbours. The United Arab Emirates ( UAE ) tightened the squeeze on Qatar on Wednesday threatening anyone publishing expressions of sympathy toward it with up to 15 years in prison, and barring Qatari passport or resident visa holders entry.