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Mormon church severs some of its ties to the Boy Scouts

Mormon church severs some of its ties to the Boy Scouts

The Church is pulling out of the Varsity and Venturing programs, and starting their own programs for young men ages 14 to 18 instead. "This change will allow youth and leaders to implement a simplified program that meets local needs", the church said.


LeBron James: Some black athletes 'expect' racial slurs in Boston

LeBron James: Some black athletes 'expect' racial slurs in Boston

Home plate umpire Sam Holbrook tossed Gausman after the Baltimore pitcher had thrown just 19 pitches in Boston's 4-2 Major League Baseball win at Fenway Park stadium. Because he stays away from social media during the National Basketball Association playoffs, the Cavaliers star said he wasn't entirely sure what was going on.



Icon signs biography of French president-elect Macron

I will be a candidate in the presidential majority and I wish to join up to his movement, namely the "Republic on the Move". Unions held protests yesterday in Paris' Place de la Republique against Macron, a pro-business centrist and former Socialist economy minister who they consider as a traitor for allegedly threatening worker protections with economic reforms.


Trump Contradicts White House Statements, Says He Planned to Fire Comey Anyway

Trump Contradicts White House Statements, Says He Planned to Fire Comey Anyway

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, appearing at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing Thursday , offered a conflicting assessment of Comey's standing in the FBI. The president fumed in March when Comey dismissed his claim that former President Barack Obama had wiretapped Trump , the Times reported , according to anonymous sources.


Fort Worth police chase possibly stolen vehicle into Dallas

Fort Worth police chase possibly stolen vehicle into Dallas

The driver worked her way over to the southern entrance of the Dallas North Tollway and headed north. At one point Dallas County sheriff's deputies attempted to spike the driver's tires, but she dodged the spike strips by swerving across multiple lanes.



On Facebook, FBI employees are acting like James Comey died

One big problem, an official with direct knowledge of the matter told NBC News, was that there long had been no deputy attorney general to organize and coordinate the prosecutorial response. But Trump broke from that narrative during a Thursday interview, arguing he had made up his mind without Justice Department input. The White House tried to move past the controversy, announcing that the president had signed an executive order creating a voter fraud commission and another on cybersecurity.