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by | June 28, 2017 | 05:21

Prosecutors claim that with regulators and auditors breathing down their necks, Shkreli and lawyer Evan Greebel used cash and stock from Retrophin - a publicly traded pharmaceutical company he founded in 2011 - to satisfy claims from his hedge fund investors.

by | June 28, 2017 | 05:20

Nor should it, really - it would be brutal to sustain something like that for the duration of a film (and we already have " Mad Max: Fury Road "). Wright, the visionary behind " Scott Pilgrim vs. Instead of syncing the action to a track as the movie was being edited, it was shot to be beat-for-beat-just like we all do when we time our morning run to Beyoncé's "Ring the Alarm" (or, you know, whatever is on your sprint mix).

by | June 28, 2017 | 05:18

Census divisions are calculated using estimates of the aggregate value of single-family housing stock for the time period in question. Home prices in Minneapolis increased a more modest 6.3 percent. "High demand from home buyers and a limited supply of homes for sale are the main ingredients in the recipe for rising home prices". Blitzer added that "conditions appear favorable for avoiding a crash", although he theorized that "any increase in mortgage interest rates would dampen demand".

by | June 26, 2017 | 02:04

Toensing looked at the school's loan documents and allegedly saw that Jane Sanders had convinced a bank that the college-which had an annual budget of $4 million-could repay the sum. The letter alleged that to secure a $10 million loan and execute her grand plan to expand the college, Jane Sanders had falsified and inflated almost $2 million that she'd claimed donors had pledged to repay the loans.

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:57

By a 2-to-1 margin, Americans say they are more likely to believe former FBI Director James Comey than President Donald Trump when it comes to their differing accounts of events that led up to Comey's firing, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll .

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:38

The Washington Post reported last month there was a document claiming that Schultz sent a letter to Bernado claiming Lynch had been in private communication with Renteria about the investigation claiming the she would not let the FBI investigation go too far .

by | June 23, 2017 | 05:17

Republicans say Speaker Madigan should adopt their plan or present his own. He and Democratic majority lawmakers in the Illinois House and Senate have not been able to agree on revenue and spending plans. The House adjourned without calling any of the Senate's budget bills to the floor for a vote. Two other Democrats have raised over $1 million: Chris Kennedy, nephew of the late President John F.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:11

Patent and Trademark Office denied the request on the ground that it disparages Asians. The Washington Redskins aren't in the clear with their team name just yet, even after the Supreme Court ruled Monday that the government can't block trademarks on the basis that they're offensive .

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:08

The injunctions blocking the ban were upheld on appeal. In the face of yet another courtroom defeat, the White House remained defiant. While the dispute over the travel ban and other controversies have simmered during Trump's first few months in office, his choice of the 49-year-old Gorsuch for the Supreme Court won widespread praise in the legal community as well as unanimous Republican support in the Senate.

by | June 21, 2017 | 07:09

Trump said . "This is a great plan, I actually think it will get even better". Yet Republicans such as Ms. Capito, Mr. Portman and Dean Heller of Nevada are looking for a more gradual phaseout of generous federal funding that their states used to expand Medicaid for the poor, saying they would like to avoid an abrupt "cliff" in 2020, when the House bill would freeze the expansion.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:45

There is a Flash Flood Watch in effect for the I-95 corridor from Noon today until Midnight tonight . Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds 70 miles per hour or greater and large hail exceeding 1 inch in diameter are possible during the afternoon and evening, the National Weather Service says.

by | June 19, 2017 | 01:12

The 29-year-old officer has not been on active duty since the shooting last July. "This is a tragedy that impacts many people and lives in our community were forever changed", St. Questioned by his defense attorney during the trial, Yanez said: "I was scared to death. I had no other choice". He told the court he feared for his life and said Mr Castile did not follow his orders, which was denied by the prosecution who said he had been courteous and polite.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:11

Rep. Franks says, "I have been notified there is an investigation I might be involved in". The doctor said Scalise was in shock and near death because of extensive blood loss when he arrived at the hospital by helicopter Wednesday. House Speaker Paul Ryan paid a visit to his injured colleague at the hospital Friday. The offices of both senators - Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth - turned over the emails to Capitol Police and declined to offer specifics about their content.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:36

The incident drew national attention when Reynolds started live-streaming the immediate aftermath of the exchange on Facebook , as Castile lay dying and her daughter sat in the back seat. Prosecutors portrayed Yanez as a nervous officer who lost control of his traffic stop. "Did they just say, 'Oh, it's Friday and I want to go home?' This was not justice at all".

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:24

Capitol, Members of Congress, staff and the visiting public, and today we saw how our officers' extensive training and quick response saved lives", Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said in a statement. "My thoughts and prayers go out to those who have been affected by this senseless act of violence", said Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson. "It was just chaotic and afterwards it was very sad", he said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:40

The Department of Homeland Security was monitoring the episode. Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, grew emotional as he described what he saw to reporters when he returned to the House. House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi projected a message of unity Thursday evening at the outset of the congressional baseball game .

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:43

The first rule requires for-profit colleges and certificate programs at all non-profit colleges to prove their degrees lead to gainful employment. "Providing choices to parents promotes increased involvement in their children's education and empowers them to seek out the schools and services that best meet their children's unique educational needs-no matter their zip code, the color of their skin, their family's income, or their own educational backgrounds", she told the Senate ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:37

When he ran to the window, he says there was a brief moment after the four shots and then he says he thinks he heard four more then saw a lot of people running out of the building. "Go!'" said Jessica Franklin, 30, who was riding the bus to work when it made a regular stop in front of the UPS facility. The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:24

Williams - a coach on the GOP team - was one of four Texas Republicans on the field in Alexandria , Va., for the Wednesday morning practice. A suspect has been detained in the incident but details are still limited. Williams said he was on the first base side of the field and "literally dove into that dugout". In a tweet, Tim Walz said "My prayers go out to the victims of the congressional baseball practice shooting".

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:44

The threat came two days after the isolated regime conducted its latest test launch of a short-range ballistic missile. A ground-based interceptor missile lifts off December 5 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California as part of a test of the Ballistic Missile Defense System.

by | June 14, 2017 | 07:40

The court said the order makes no finding that nationality alone renders classifying a broad class of people as a heightened security risk to the U.S. Critics of the ban have asserted that the president's order was motivated by anti-Muslim sentiment, in violation of the Constitution's separation of church and state.

by | June 13, 2017 | 00:00

Trump tweeted in his first comments since Comey's hearing. Comey said Trump pressured him to drop an investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and told Comey that he needed his loyalty, even though FBI directors are supposed to work independently from the White House.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:48

He grilled Coats with the same questions as well and attempted to get them both to commit to giving more direct and forthright answers in a closed session. "I'm not going to comment on any interactions with the president", he said, repeating various versions of that refusal several times. Mike Rogers , right, seated next to Dan Coats .

by | June 10, 2017 | 00:11

That fight is believed to have led to the death of Hernandez. John Hernandez died following an incident at a Denny's restaurant on May 28. The ruling appears to be, in the opinion of an attorney for Hernandez's family, "manslaughter if not a murder.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:35

The odds of winning $ 1 million - awarded for having all five numbers, without the Powerball - are 1 in 11,688,054. The numbers for the $375 million drawing were 5, 21, 57, 66, 69 and the Powerball was 13. Powerball is a multi-state lottery game that operates in 44 states, Washington, D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Additionally, all winning Powerball tickets must be turned in and redeemed in the state where the member lottery is associated.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:47

U.S. travellers can expect more scrutiny of cabin baggage. "But again, with our government we need to decide what sort of security we're believing and which we're not". Asked to expand on his answer, Kelly continued: "Well, there's a real threat". Read: Asia-Pacific airlines lash out at laptop ban . "To the administrations' great credit, they have given us a heads up".

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:44

The President further added that most walls which are built are 14 feet or 15 feet tall. Trump suggested that his long-promised Mexican border wall be a source of renewable energy, a self-funding option. Department of Homeland Security internal report. "The president is committed to building the wall and securing the border and I commend him for it".

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:30

The president reportedly was angered by Mr. Sessions' decision earlier this year to recuse himself from any Russian Federation investigations. "I have not had that discussion with him", Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, told reporters in the White House briefing room, responding to questions about whether the president had soured on Sessions.