Subway train in Manhattan derails, injuring 34 passengers

Pictures and video posted on social media showed passengers evacuating through darkened subway tunnels. A southbound A train struck a wall in a tunnel in Harlem around 9:45 this morning, causing two cars to jump off the tracks. "People were going insane and it was very chaotic and traumatizing", said subway rider Jazmil Genao. Emergency personnel have responded to a Manhattan subway station where passengers were reporting smoke and a loss of power. Read More

Seattle council to hold public hearing in fatal shooting

Seattle council to hold public hearing in fatal shooting

When the battery for Officer Jason Anderson's Taser finally died about two weeks before the deadly encounter with Charleena Lyles , he stashed the busted tool inside his locker and failed to have the battery replaced, according to transcripts through the Seattle Police Department's Force Investigation Team on Friday. Read More

Texas mother left kids in hot vehicle as punishment, say authorities

Texas mother left kids in hot vehicle as punishment, say authorities

Authorities said Randolph initially told officers that she had been folding laundry in the house while her children played outside. After several story changes, police learned she locked them in the auto to teach them a lesson because her daughter Juliet didn't obey her and wouldn't get out of the vehicle when asked. Read More

Dems say they'll slow Senate work over secretive care bill

Dems say they'll slow Senate work over secretive care bill

So far, Democrats have had a tough time getting their message out as the Russian Federation investigations are dominating news coverage and reporters are talking primarily to Republicans in a health debate that relies only on their votes. Read More

US Senate votes to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation and Iran

US Senate votes to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation and Iran

Senators are optimistic Trump won't veto them. In addition, the bill included a clause, according to which the United States will continue to oppose the implementation of the project Nord stream 2 and attach high priority to the export of American raw materials to the European markets. Read More

Milwaukee County Sheriff rescinds offer to join Trump administration

Milwaukee County Sheriff rescinds offer to join Trump administration

Trump nominated Clarke for a position at DHS in April, but within days, allegations surfaced that Clarke had plagiarized portions of his masters thesis at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. Critics have faulted Clarke for his management of a Milwaukee County jail where a mentally ill man died in 2016 of dehydration. Clarke isn't among the seven staffers — prosecutors said he wasn't directly involved in the events that led to the death of 38-year-old Terrill Thomas — ... Read More

USA special envoy met with remaining 3 Americans in North Korea

Fred Warmbier was visibly emotional during a news conference on Thursday, where he said his son Otto, fought to stay alive through the brutality and terror he endured in North Korea . "He has spontaneous eye opening and blinking", Dr. Daniel Kanter , who is head of the hospital's neurocritical care program, told reporters on Thursday. Read More

Clinton Prosecutor: Can't Pin Obstruction On Trump

Clinton Prosecutor: Can't Pin Obstruction On Trump

As expected, Trump and his team have denied any wrongdoing, with the president repeatedly referring to the allegations against him as a "witch hunt". After the report , Trump's lawyer accused the Federal Bureau of Investigation of an "inexcusable and illegal" leak of information. Read More

Ralph Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor

Ralph Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor

Perriello embraced a new political terrain for Democratic candidates, one governed by opposition to Trump, grassroots, and small-dollar donor. Lt. Gov. Still, Perriello touted his good relations with the popular former president, using video from the old re-election rally in a series of ads. He cast himself as an unapologetic liberal and front-line warrior in the resistance to Trump and has been endorsed by Sen. Read More

To me, they're not even people

To me, they're not even people

In an email to the Hive on Tuesday, a spokeswoman for Eric Trump said that "contrary to recent reports , at no time did the Trump Organization profit in any way from the foundation or any of its activities". Notably, at the same time when Donald Trump chose to charge Eric's charity, and the cost for each event escalated, four of the original seven board members were replaced by 14 new members, most of whom were in some way making money from Trump organization. Read More

Top US Senate intelligence Democrat: 'more investigating to do'

Warner. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats has declined to answer questions about this publicly. Two US intelligence leaders told Congress on Wednesday they were never pressured by the White House, as they were grilled on reports that President Donald Trump urged them to downplay probes into an aide's Russian Federation ties. Read More

Trump will not block Comey from testifying, White House says

Trump will not block Comey from testifying, White House says

The timing of Comey's firing, as the Federal Bureau of Investigation probes possible collusion between Trump's presidential campaign team and Moscow officials, as well as Russia's attempts to influence the election, has stirred controversy, even among some members of Trump's party. Read More

Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0

Kelly Barnhill throws 2-hitter, leads Florida past LSU 2-0

The victor of this game moves on to face LSU later in the evening. Chelsea Herndon doubled to score two in the top of the fourth. And through three games , Florida has scored more runs and allowed fewer runs than any other team in Oklahoma City - and has only allowed runs based on a failure to field the 21st out at first base. Read More

Alt-Right rally cancelled in Portland, moves to Seattle instead

Alt-Right rally cancelled in Portland, moves to Seattle instead

His request that a permit not be granted for a June 10 anti-Muslim rally was made moot when organizers opted Wednesday to cancel the rally and encourage participants to attend a similar event in Seattle instead. The federal government has declined to revoke a permit for Sunday's pro-Donald Trump free speech rally in downtown Portland. So far, the rally scheduled for Sunday is still on. Read More

What does 'covfefe' mean? Social media rushes to define Trump's typo

Covfefe is not now a word in the Merriam-Webster dictionary. Philadelphia Police had some fun with a social media typo by President Donald Trump while warning drivers about wet roads. Charles M. Blow of The New York Times published a take on Trump-as-chef, sprinkling a dash of covfefe that could presumably take a dish to the next level. Read More

Trump Met Pope Francis and Changed His Twitter Banner to Prove it

Trump Met Pope Francis and Changed His Twitter Banner to Prove it

Prior to her visit with Pope Francis on Tuesday, Melania Trump shared how much she was looking forward to the meeting with Pope Francis . It remains unclear whether the Twitter banners will keep changing as the president's inaugural four-nation trip continues, but Trump was certainly impressed by his visit to the Vatican. Read More

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

So this Memorial Day while you're placing flowers on your relative's grave, look for a veteran's grave marker and place a flower on it or just stand there in silence for a minute. Since 1971, when the U.S. Congress declared Memorial Day a national federal holiday, Americans have spent the final Monday in May honoring all who died during military service throughout U.S. Read More

Libya says working closely with Britain over concert attack

The officials suggested trust had been "breached" and the investigation had been "undermined". Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as "irritating" early on Thursday, after details about bomber Salman Abedi , including his name, first appeared in US media, adding that Britain's allies were perfectly clear that it "shouldn't happen again". Read More

2 children believed to have been shot by mother die

2 children believed to have been shot by mother die

Helton was scheduled to appear in court Monday afternoon. Two children have died after being found shot outside a home in Dayton. Their mother, Claudina Helton, 30, was charged with two counts of attempted aggravated murder and four counts of felonious assault. Read More

Church: Gunmen in Philippines take hostages, including priest

The Independent in the United Kingdom, meanwhile, is reporting that Maute is the military group that's tied to ISIS, and they're storming the city to take over from the government. In metropolitan Manila's Quiapo district, where a bomb blast earlier this month killed two people and wounded four others in a Muslim community, police put up checkpoints on Wednesday, stopping motorists to inspect cars and checking documents of motorcycle riders. Read More