Anti-Trump Resistance Falling Flat? Some Democrats Deflated After Georgia Loss
?Democrats would do much better? if they would work more with Republicans, Pres. Trump tweeted after Republican Karen Handel?s win in the high-profile Georgia congressional special election.
Jared Kushner is heading to Israel for peace negotiations
Jared Kushner, senior White House adviser, speaks during a meeting with technology executives in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., on June 19. President Trump?s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is scheduled to travel to Israel and the Palestinian territories on Wednesday for meetings that the White House says are aimed at ?achieving a lasting peace agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians.? Kushner will be accompanied by Jason Greenblatt, a Trump adviser whose official title is ?assistant to the president and special representative for international negotiations.? According to a White House official who discussed the trip with Yahoo News, the pair are two of Trump?s ?most trusted advisers? and will be spearheading a ?peace effort? that is a ?top priority? for the president.
Thousands Attend Funeral for Muslim Teen Who Was Murdered in Virginia
As many as 5,000 people attended the funeral to remember Nabra Hassanen, a 17-year-old girl who was beaten to death early Sunday as she walked home after an all-night prayer session at a mosque.
The Latest: Navy Seal tells of wound during Bergdahl search
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) ? The Latest on pretrial hearings in the case of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who is accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan in 2009 (all times local):
Tim Kaine: U.S. strikes on Syrian forces ?completely illegal?
Sen. Tim Kaine sharply condemned U.S. strikes on Syrian regime forces as ?completely illegal.? He says President Trump needs a new AUMF.
Exploding whipped cream dispenser kills fitness blogger
An Instagram star and well-known fitness blogger has died in a freak accident after a pressurised cannister used for dispensing whipped cream exploded, hitting her in the chest, her family has said. Rebecca Burger, who had a large following on the social media site, where she posted regular pictures of herself promoting fitness products, was killed in eastern France in what the family said was a domestic incident. "It is with great sadness we announce the death of Rebecca who died the June 18th, 2017 in an accident in the home," read a statement on Burger's Instagram account, signed "The grieving family".
Settlement Reached in Lawsuit over Michael Brown's Death
(Reuters) - The parents of black teenager Michael Brown and the city of Ferguson, Missouri, have settled a lawsuit over his fatal shooting by a white city police officer in 2014, according to a court document filed on June 19, 2017.
"Textalyzer" Device Allows Police to Determine if Drivers Were Texting and Driving
The ?Textalyzer? device allows police to plug in and determine if a driver was using a cell phone to text while driving. Jeff Rossen shows how it works.
Gigantic Stash of Nazi Memorabilia Found in Argentina
It didn't just get there by itself.
Officials: No Policy from Trump On Russian Vote Attacks
Government cybersecurity and intelligence officials say they haven't received directions from Trump about stopping Russian meddling in future elections, and that Russia targeted 21 election systems in 2016.