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In 2012, NYC driver wanted to kill cops

In 2012, NYC driver wanted to kill cops

The man who sped his auto onto the busy sidewalk of Times Square was charged with murder after killing an innocent 18-year-old girl with his vehicle on May 18. Bystanders helped police capture him. Witnesses say he was screaming and swinging his arms wildly. "I saw him about a week ago, and asked him 'how's everything?' He just seemed a little lost in the world", Ramos said .


Jeff Sessions Pushes For Harsher Punishments For Non-Violent Drug Offenders

Jeff Sessions Pushes For Harsher Punishments For Non-Violent Drug Offenders

But any exceptions will need to be approved by top supervisors, and the reasons must be documented, allowing the Justice Department to track the handling of such cases by its 94 USA attorney's offices. Generally, the move was viewed as a merciful step forward in the justice system, a reform after decades of harsh drug prosecution. Brett Tolman, former U.S.


Lavrov jokes that United States media doesn't offer real news

Lavrov jokes that United States media doesn't offer real news

Without directly confirming the details of their conversation, Lavrov told reporters in Cyprus on Thursday that he didn't understand what the "secret" was since the US introduced a ban on laptops on airlines from some Middle Eastern countries two months ago.



Former Inquirer TV Columnist Reflects On Roger Ailes' Career

Some reporters chided Ailes' critics for grave-dancing. "They would say, 'I'm going to see Roger, gotta look beautiful!' One of them came back down after a meeting, and the makeup on her nose and chin was gone". He was abruptly dismissed from Fox News in July 2016 in the wake of a lawsuit filed by former anchor Gretchen Carlson accusing Ailes of sexual improprieties.


Students walk out of Pence's graduation speech at Notre Dame

Students walk out of Pence's graduation speech at Notre Dame

Pence was chosen to give the commencement address at the nation's most prominent Catholic university - even though the school ordinarily invites newly inaugurated presidents to give the address in their first year of office. The plan is for fifty to one hundred students to get up and quietly leave the commencement as soon as Pence starts to speak. "We will walk out in silence, with respect for the human dignity of those with whom we disagree and with an invitation to the rest of the ...


Trump expects 'fast decision' on Federal Bureau of Investigation director replacement

Trump expects 'fast decision' on Federal Bureau of Investigation director replacement

Those interviewed for the job include Sen. "I think in many ways, our institutions are under assault externally and that's the big news here, is the Russian interference in our election system". Mr Trump seemed to be suggesting that he would release recordings if Mr Comey gave his own version of events, she adds. "Nearly all of them are very well-known", Trump said of the candidates before Air Force One took off for Lynchburg, Virginia, where he gave the commencement address at Liberty ...