Esteri Maine AG challenges Trump's authority to abolish monument
Author: 0 Maine AG challenges Trump's authority to abolish monument

Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke announced on June 12 his recommendation to revoke protections for large portions of the monument that protects stunning red rock canyonlands and thousands of Native American cliff dwellings, petroglyphs and cultural sites.

Author: 0 Tillerson: North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

However, he said the issue of several Americans detained by North Korea is "not my goal right now". In a statement , Fred and Cindy Warmbier said, " Otto has left North Korea. And there's actually another American in North Korea: Dennis Rodman arrived on Tuesday for his fifth visit to Pyongyang. He told reporters that he's visiting to "see some friends and have a good time".

Esteri E3 2017: Metroid Prime 4 is Coming For Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 E3 2017: Metroid Prime 4 is Coming For Nintendo Switch

Nintendo's Bill Trinen has confirmed that the studio, who's worked on the original Metroid Prime trilogy on both GameCube and Wii, isn't attached to this new project. It's a remake of Metroid II: Return of Samus with some modern mechanics chucked into the mix. The game will arrive on September 15th, alongside two new Amiibo figures featuring Samus Aran and a Metroid .

Esteri U.S. ambassador to Qatar quits amid diplomatic spat
Author: 0 U.S. ambassador to Qatar quits amid diplomatic spat

The helium plants operated by RasGas, a subsidiary of state-owned Qatar Petroleum, were shut because Saudi Arabia closed its border with Qatar, blocking overland exports of the gas, a Qatar Petroleum official told Reuters. "Let's stop fooling ourselves". "So good to see the Saudi Arabia visit with the King and 50 countries already paying off". Turkey last week approved plans to deploy more troops to a military base it has established in Qatar under a 2014 agreement with the Gulf Arab ...

Esteri Ex-Journalist Pleads Guilty to Making Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers
Author: 0 Ex-Journalist Pleads Guilty to Making Bomb Threats Against Jewish Centers

They said Thompson sometimes used his girlfriend's name while making threats against Jewish community centers , schools or other facilities. As he admitted today in pleading guilty, Thompson made these threats as part of a cruel campaign to cyberstalk a victim with whom he previously had a relationship.

Author: 0 Sessions to face sharp questions on Russia contacts

Sessions will be testifying before Congress for the first time since he was confirmed as attorney general in February. Sessions faces questions about his contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US during the presidential campaign. "We also were aware of facts that I can't discuss in an open setting that would make his continued engagement in a Russia-related investigation problematic ", Comey said of Sessions.

Esteri Korea 'not far away' from test-firing ICBM
Author: 0 Korea 'not far away' from test-firing ICBM

A ballistic missile launched from North Korea would probably take about 10 minutes to fly the 1,600 kilometers (1,000 miles) to Japan's southern island of Okinawa, according to the government's civil protection website, leaving little time to evacuate.

Author: 0 Britain's Brexit minister says May not a 'dead woman walking'

Defence Minister Michael Fallon said he believed there was a majority in parliament for this Brexit plan. Britain is due to leave the European Union in 2019. There is a particular urgency in Germany's case, which is down to the country's strict rules on dual citizenship . Poles came in second at 6,632, a 11 percent increase compared to 2015.

Esteri Senators Reach Bipartisan Deal On New Russia Sanctions
Author: 0 Senators Reach Bipartisan Deal On New Russia Sanctions

Senate majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced last week that he supports adding the Russian Federation sanctions to the measure and relevant senators in leadership and those in charge of the Banking and Foreign Relations Committee began working out an agreement on a measure.

Esteri Fresh questions for Sessions _ and he'll answer in public
Author: 0 Fresh questions for Sessions _ and he'll answer in public

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is preparing to face former Senate colleagues over his role in the controversy around ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. How Sessions will explain this other undisclosed meeting with the Russians remains to be seen. Expect the senator to revisit that line of questioning with Sessions himself on Tuesday.

Author: 0 United Nations once again highlight shame of Ireland's strict abortion laws

Abortion Rights Campaign spokesperson Linda Kavanagh said: "While the numbers of abortion seekers who gave an address in Ireland and Northern Ireland decreased, these numbers cannot and never will be an accurate picture of the abortion service needs for women on the island of Ireland".

Esteri Sony announces PlayStation smartphone integration with PlayLink
Author: 0 Sony announces PlayStation smartphone integration with PlayLink

That's You is a quiz game created by Wish Studios and will require you to connect your mobile phones using PlayLink . Sony says your mobile device's touch-ready display, cameras, and sensors will be leveraged for "an exciting new way to play games with family and friends" on multiple screens.

Author: 0 Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit

Trump offered Wednesday to personally broker a resolution to the Persian Gulf's escalating diplomatic crisis, as both he and Qatar's leader looked past his pointed suggestion only a day earlier that the tiny gas-rich nation enables terrorism.

Author: 0 Maryland, DC attorneys general suing Trump

He said Saudi Arabia alone has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars. Trump's unique status as both president and the financial beneficiary of his global business empire raised questions about the little-known emoluments clause of the Constitution even before he took office.

Author: 0 Oil extends gains as Saudis see global supply drop accelerating

Saudi officials now say they are making real cuts, including 300,000 bpd to Asia for July, although several Asian refiners said they were still receiving their full allocations. It provides forecasts for the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) as a whole, rather than for individual OPEC countries. Oil extended gains as Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation sought to reassure investors that coordinated production cuts by Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Author: 0 It's Jeff Sessions' turn in the hot seat

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony to the Senate Intelligence committee Tuesday will be open to the public. While several committee members, including Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Angus King (I-Maine) had voiced support for a public hearing, other members have complained that doing so will inevitably lead to a brick wall, where Sessions will say he can not discuss certain matters in public.

Author: 0 Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers to claim title

It was Golden State's first loss in this year's playoffs. For Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue , the physical turn the NBA Finals took in Game 4 is just what he wanted and is the recipe he hopes the Cavaliers will follow for the rest of the series against the Golden State Warriors .

Author: 0 2-magnitude earthquake shakes Turkey, Greece; 10 injured

Greek TV stations have said some structural damage has been reported in the town of Plomari , on Lesbos . In March 2010, at least 51 people were killed in a 6-magnitude quake in eastern Turkey . According to Deutsche Welle , both Turkey and Greece sit on active fault lines that have produced earthquakes regularly over the past few years.

Esteri Maryland, DC attorneys general sue Trump over business ties
Author: 0 Maryland, DC attorneys general sue Trump over business ties

Attorney General Karl Racine . Much of the complaint stems from a lawsuit filed by liberal watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington earlier this year, but supporters of the Maryland-D.C. US President Donald Trump listens to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speak during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington , DC, on June 12, 2017 .

Esteri About 19.5 mln US viewers watched Comey testify about Trump
Author: 0 About 19.5 mln US viewers watched Comey testify about Trump

Fox News came in slightly ahead of CNN with 3.1 million viewers, about twice as many viewers as it typically has. A healthy tune-in was inevitable, and initial Nielsen Media returns for the nearly-three-hour affair show an incredible lift in eyeballs for the broadcasters and news networks covering the Comey.

Author: 0 Actions must follow China's words on North Korea, US defence secretary says

He said, United States can not and will not accept unilateral, coercive changes to the status quo. A Japanese helicopter carrier and destroyer are concluding three days of drills with two U.S. "The US would be well advised to urgently take measures to save the lives of hundreds of millions of Americans in the mainland rather than being concerned about the security of those in South Korea ".

Esteri Elle Macpherson and Jeffrey Soffer have split
Author: 0 Elle Macpherson and Jeffrey Soffer have split

There has been growing speculation Macpherson's millionaire beau has been romantically linked to other women, but Soffer has denied the claims and insists he is only friends with the other females. The couple tied the knot in July 2013, just four months after getting engaged . The reason for split is Soffer's links with other women. The 53-year-old Australian beauty, nicknamed The Body , has two sons , 19-year-old Flynn and 14-year-old Aurelius Cy, from her relationship with financier ...

Author: 0 Police make new arrests after London and Manchester terror attacks

In a statement , the Metropolitan Police said: "Formal identification has not yet taken place, however Mr Thomas's next of kin have been informed of this development". Authorities identified the three men believed to have launched the attack as Khuram Shazad Butt, Rachid Redouane and Youssef Zaghba . After two deadly attacks in as many weeks it has become a battle over security.

Esteri Telangana CM recalls Telugu poet Reddy's services
Author: 0 Telangana CM recalls Telugu poet Reddy's services

Cingireddy Narayana Reddy". It was the late N.T. Rama Rao , who wielded the megaphone in film Gulebakavali , who gave CiNaRe his break as a lyricist. He also wrote the dialogues for the film "Ekaveera" which was based on a novel written by Jnanapith award victor Viswanadhaa Satyanarayana. The esteemed poet-writer has also been conferred with the Padma Bhushan in 1992.

Author: 0 GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony

Trump , in his first press conference since Comey's congressional testimony on Thursday, also reiterated that he felt vindicated by what was said. "Our judgment, as I recall, was that he was very close and inevitably going to recuse himself for a variety of reasons", Comey said during his questioning.

Esteri Stop funding terror, teaching hate: Trump to Qatar
Author: 0 Stop funding terror, teaching hate: Trump to Qatar

Tillerson said the Gulf states should "immediately take steps to deescalate the situation and put forth a good faith effort to resolve their grievances with each other". Turkey's president also called on Saudi Arabia to remove all sanctions on Qatar and open diplomatic talks. Saudi Arabia has already closed its airspace to Qatari planes, and - along with Bahrain - has revoked the licence of Qatar Airways.

Esteri Predators magical run ends, eye deals for restricted free agents
Author: 0 Predators magical run ends, eye deals for restricted free agents

Pittsburgh put the two youngsters alongside the best player in hockey and reaped the dividends along the way to a second consecutive Stanley Cup championship. The Penguins outshot the Preds 9-8 in the first period, while the Pens had five blocks to just two for Nashville. It hasn't been done since the Detroit Red Wings won in 1997 and 1998.

Author: 0 Things to know about Jeff Sessions on eve of Senate hearing

All of these topics will likely come under further scrutiny when the former Alabama senator faces the intelligence committee, one Republican member of the panel, Sen. At that time in January, suspected links between Russians and the Trump campaign were not fully fleshed out, but in at least two instances during his confirmation period Sessions was asked about such links and what he would do as attorney general if evidence of those links ever emerged.

Author: 0 Trump's Comey claims contradicted by president's own son

That's no small charge: when a sitting president effectively says the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation committed perjury, it requires some follow-up. "Right now you have people that are stuck in a way that anytime new information comes out, 'let's assume it's all fake news, '" he said. On CBS News' " Face the Nation " yesterday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said, "I would like to invite the president to testify before the Senate".

Esteri May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory seats
Author: 0 May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory seats

The DUP said only that it would enter talks. And former chancellor George Osborne, sacked from the Cabinet by Mrs May and now editor of the Evening Standard, told ITV: "Clearly if she's got a worse result than two years ago and is nearly unable to form a government then she I doubt will survive in the long term as Conservative party leader".

Esteri Apple shows the iPad some love with iOS 11
Author: 0 Apple shows the iPad some love with iOS 11

With the upcoming release of iOS 11 , many apps and three older devices will be getting the axe, which includes 2012's iPhone 5 and fourth-gen iPad , and 2013's very popular iPhone 5C. Apple provided insight into how its software products have performed in numbers, such as: users take one trillion photos per year in its Camera app, there are now 27 million paid Apple Music subscribers, 500 million users visit the App Store weekly, there have been 180 billion app downloads to date, and ...