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Embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Resigns After Perjury Conviction

But in last week's trial, prosecutors presented testimony from Kane's former subordinates and associates to document her active involvement in plotting the illegal leak then trying to cover her tracks by framing a top aide. After Kane dropped the investigation, the city's district attorney, Seth Williams, took up the case and got convictions against five lawmakers and a traffic court judge.

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Sweden upset Brazil to reach Olympic women's football semis

Brazilian star Marta (real name Marta Vieira de Silva) cashed in on defensive mistakes for both goals in the Brazilian win . Sweden beat Brazil 4- 3 in a penalty shootout after the sides were goalless following extra time on Tuesday to reach the final of the women's football tournament at the Rio Olympics.

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Yellow fever vaccine drive starts; aid group warns of spread

Yellow fever is running rampant in parts of Africa, so health organizations are attempting one of the largest emergency vaccine campaigns in the continent's history. Heather Kerr, Save the Children's country director for the DRC, told The Independent the urgent action was being taken to prevent the "worrying" prospect of the disease spreading further.

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Trump says 'I do regret' some caustic campaign statements

Republican Donald Trump chose to win some more votes, that one one of the reason of his video statement, in which he apologized for the words or comments that may have caused pain. "We're going to make sure Donald Trump is comfortable about being in his own skin - that he doesn't lose that authenticity that you simply can't buy and a pollster can't give you".

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Pakistan hopeful of non-testing n-accord with India

As a number of media outlets reported, the tour was focused on cooperation over the upcoming G20 and BRICS summits. "The two sides also had candid exchange of views on some specific issues emerging in the course of exchanges between China and India", it said.

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Clintons Paid 34.2% Effective Tax Rate in 2015, Campaign Says

Hillary Clinton revealed her tax return figures while Donald Trump still refuses to. The move by the Democrats is clearly meant to pressure Donald Trump to release his own tax returns; he has so far refused to do so, claiming he needs an audit to be completed first.

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Uber to use autonomous cars to haul people in next few weeks

Neither Volvo nor Uber is tied to an exclusive deal. "The minute it was clear to us that our friends in Mountain View were going to be getting in the ride-sharing space, we needed to make sure there is an alternative [self-driving car]", Uber CEO Travis Kalanick told Bloomberg .

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Latinos find Clinton more trustworthy than Trump

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said two very important things in his so-called "law and order" speech Tuesday, only one of which is getting any play from the mainstream news media. Libertarian Gary Johnson took in five percent of the vote, while another five percent of voters remained undecided. "I don't know if she goes home - she goes home and goes to sleep, I think she sleeps".

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Clinton shrugs off Trump shakeup, attacks his tax plan

The campaign shake-up, first reported by the Wall Street Journal, comes as polls show Trump trailing Clinton nationally and in key battleground states following a hard campaign stretch that saw him insulting the Muslim parents of a U.S. Never mind the fact that ACORN filed for bankruptcy in 2010 and went out of business thereafter. PPP has a history of tossing unusual questions into its polls that might elicit a chuckle or more publicity for its results.

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More than 500 evacuated in cruise ship fire near Puerto Rico

Local media reported that the passengers were mostly Dominican nationals, including a large group of students headed to athletic competitions in Puerto Rico. "There is probably dehydration and nervous shock, but we can confirm that almost 500 people are all on the way to port", he said. The Coast Guard noted in an earlier press release that none of the 512 passengers were injured.

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Chief says slain Georgia officer a 'humble guy'

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Deeds was arrested in Nassau County, Fla. Deeds had "bounced around" from town to town, he said, and even had ties to the Atlanta area. The suspects are now waiting for Georgia authorities to pick them up. "The Eastman officer was doing his job and he was killed a result of that", Leeper said.

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DC police chief stepping down to head security for NFL

Lanier is set to take over security for the National Football League, she said in a farewell letter to the force . In a statement, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser praised Lanier for her service. "She's built a fantastic force, professionalized the force, built a force that the community trusts which is going to be a lasting legacy", Bowser, a Democrat, told the Post .

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Convoy of IS fighters allowed to leave Syrian city

Arab and Kurdish Syrian forces backed by American air power seized the city center Friday, the culmination of a almost two-month campaign to free Manbij from Islamic State control. In an interview with daily Karar, Yildirim said that the time has come for Turkey to mend relations with Syria after Ankara took steps for rapprochement with Israel and Russian Federation.

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Tigers RB Leonard Fournette suffers 'minor' ankle sprain in scrimmage

Miles didn't have a timetable for when Fournette might return to action. The Tigers will go as far as running back Leonard Fournette can carry them this season, but according to Ross Dellenger of The Advocate , Fournette suffered an ankle sprain during practice on Tuesday.

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Detroit Lions Activate DeAndre Levy From the Active/Non-Football Injury List

While most of camp has been defined by bad news for the linebacker group, there is good news this morning concerning Levy. Levy missed nearly all of last season because of hip problems, and he has not shared the details of his latest injury.

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Under investigation: 1 dead in North Charleston shooting

He later died at scene about 15 minutes later. Authorities in south Georgia say a man accused of fatally shooting a police officer has been arrested. The re-opening of the World Trade Center mall Tuesday, is expected to help transform downtown Manhattan shopping and illustrate how much progress has been made in rebuilding and revitalizing the area since the 9/11.

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Donald Trump expected to propose ideological test for immigration candidates

Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., a Trump adviser who spoke with ABC News. Trump in his speech will call on replacing nation building with "foreign policy realism", aides told the AP. NATO, which he's criticized as "obsolete", was also named as an organization a Trump administration would work closely with. Reading from a teleprompter to deliver the speech, he also attacked Democratic rival Hillary Clinton on her record as secretary of state and said she lacked the judgment and character to lead the ...

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Bill Clinton talks email controversy: 'Biggest load of bull'

Bill Clinton has said it was a mistake for Hillary Clinton to use a personal email server while secretary of state even though her predecessors and her successor did the same. He also said that Clinton sent or received more than 100 emails that federal agencies have determined contained information that was classified at the time the emails were originated.

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Bolt: I expected to go faster

Gold medalist Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates. Several hundred of them stayed more than an hour after the race, chanting Bolt's name and shrieking with excitement each time it appeared he might come out to acknowledge them. That was only part of the story of this race. Gatlin was booed into the stadium after his previous doping bans, a move Bolt was disappointed to hear, describing it as " shocking ".

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Russia says it's edging closer to deal with US on Aleppo

According to Reuters, in the rebels' stronghold in the east of the city, an estimated 250,000 people are thought to live. This can not and must not continue. The talks took place after President Vladimir Putin threatened a "very serious" response last week when he accused Ukrainian agents of killing two Russian servicemen in Crimea, triggering the worst diplomatic standoff between the countries since the 2015 Minsk truce deal eased hostilities in the separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine.

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Hot and Humid Weather Forecast through the Weekend

For us, a heat wave will be at least two consecutive days of temperatures of 105 or higher and including at least half the area the Hanford NWS station handles. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. The steamy weather begins to abate on Sunday with temperatures in the low 90s, but the heat index should remain in the 100 to 105 range.

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Milwaukee police, protesters clash following fatal shooting

It happened when the man and another suspect were chased on foot after they fled a traffic stop. I join Milwaukee's leaders and citizens in calling for continued peace and prayer. Department of Justice review the Police Department. The races of the man and officer haven't been released. According to Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, word began to spread about the protests on social media - mostly among young people - and more demonstrators converged on the area.

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Pogba could prove to be a bargain for Manchester United

According to ESPN FC , Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, only found of the 23-year-old Frenchman's ban only days before the beginning of the Premier League. "We were not laughing for any other reason than we were just in total disbelief that this player with so much obvious ability was able to leave a club the size of Manchester United for free - and I think Juventus are still laughing".

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Sketch released of suspect in killing of imam

But police were not ruling out any possibility, she added. Imam Akonjee and his assistant Thara Uddin, 64, were shot a short walk from the al-Furqan Jame mosque at about 13:50 local time (17:50 GMT) on Saturday. Saturday. "We are calling for all people, of all faiths, to rally with compassion and with a sense of vigilance so that justice can be served", Nasher said.

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Sketch released of suspect in killing of NY imam

One possibility was that of a botched robbery, because Akonjee was carrying nearly $1,000. According to the Daily News , dozens of Muslim men crowded around the scene of the murder, and many of them seemed to conclude the incident had been a hate crime .