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Judge rejects Congress’ challenge of border wall funding – Fox News

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

FILE – In this April 5, 2019, file photo, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection vehicle sits near the wall as President Donald Trump visits a new section of the border wall with Mexico in El Centro, Calif. A federal judge has denied a request by the U.S. House of Representatives to prevent President Donald Trump from tapping Defense Department money for a border wall with Mexico. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin,…

Fred Hiatt: We knew who Trump was and elected him anyway. We can’t impeach him for that. – Salt Lake Tribune

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

The second article of impeachment might be that Trump encouraged and benefited from foreign interference in the 2016 election. This, too, is unforgivable. But, again, the broad outlines were known before the election – he invited Russia’s help, he crowed about WikiLeaks’ publication of stolen Democratic emails – and, again, he was elected anyway.

GOP lawmakers discuss vote to block Trump’s new tariffs on Mexico, in what would be a dramatic act of defiance – The Washington Post

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Erica Werner Seung Min Kim Damian Paletta June 3 at 10:07 PM Congressional Republicans have begun discussing whether they may have to vote to block President Trump’s planned new tariffs on Mexico, potentially igniting a second standoff this year over Trump’s use of executive powers to circumvent Congress, people familiar with the talks said. The vote, which would be the GOP’s most dramatic act of defiance since Trump took office,…

House Passes $19.1 Billion Disaster Bill Despite Earlier GOP Efforts To Stall It – NPR

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Lawmakers have approved disaster aid funds to communities like Reno, Okla., which was struck by tornadoes last week. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption toggle caption Sue Ogrocki/AP Lawmakers have approved disaster aid funds to communities like Reno, Okla., which was struck by tornadoes last week. Sue Ogrocki/AP Updated at 7:10 p.m. ET The House has approved a $19.1 billion disaster aid package despite earlier objections from Republicans. The legislation was approved…

Pastor David Platt Prayed for Trump While Trying Super Hard Not to Sound Like a Trump Supporter – Slate

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

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Queen Elizabeth’s glittery state banquet for Trumps begins with toasts and national anthems – USA TODAY

Monday, June 03, 2019

Queen Elizabeth II’s lavish state banquet for President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump got underway Monday evening at Buckingham Palace with the usual reciprocal toasts as a clutch of Trump and royal relations looked on from a magnificent table in the palace ballroom.  In addition to the queen, dressed in white and adorned with ruby and diamonds, the Trumps were joined at the white-tie-and-tiaras dinner by Prince Charles and…

Queen Elizabeth’s glittery state banquet for Trumps begins with toasts and national anthems – USA TODAY

Monday, June 03, 2019

Queen Elizabeth II’s lavish state banquet for President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump got underway Monday evening at Buckingham Palace with the usual reciprocal toasts as a clutch of Trump and royal relations looked on from a magnificent table in the palace ballroom.  In addition to the queen, dressed in white and adorned with ruby and diamonds, the Trumps were joined at the white-tie-and-tiaras dinner by Prince Charles and…

Queen Elizabeth’s glittery state banquet for Trumps begins with toasts and national anthems – USA TODAY

Monday, June 03, 2019

Queen Elizabeth II’s lavish state banquet for President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump got underway Monday evening at Buckingham Palace with the usual reciprocal toasts as a clutch of Trump and royal relations looked on from a magnificent table in the palace ballroom.  In addition to the queen, dressed in white and adorned with ruby and diamonds, the Trumps were joined at the white-tie-and-tiaras dinner by Prince Charles and…

Figure linked to Trump transition charged with transporting child pornography – The Washington Post

Monday, June 03, 2019

Devlin Barrett Rachel Weiner June 3 at 3:56 PM A key witness in former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation of Russian election interference has been charged with transporting child pornography last year, according to court documents. George Nader, who has a previous conviction on such charges, was charged in federal court in Virginia and is expected to make an initial court appearance in New York. Nader played an…

Kushner refuses to comment on Trump’s birtherism claim – CNN

Monday, June 03, 2019

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Gillibrand campaign selling ‘not very polite’ merchandise after spat with Fox News anchor | TheHill – The Hill

Monday, June 03, 2019

The 2020 Democratic presidential campaign for Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten Elizabeth GillibrandGillibrand spars with Fox News anchor over abortion coverage Gillibrand: ‘The NRA is the worst organization in this country’ With debates on horizon, Democrats sharpen attack lines MORE (D-N.Y.) is selling merchandise following an exchange in which Fox News anchor Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceGillibrand spars with Fox News anchor over abortion coverage Swalwell says he’s told colleagues to ‘prepare for impeachment’ Fox’s…

Remains found in Arkansas identified as Maleah Davis – kwwl.com

Monday, June 03, 2019

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The long and bitter feud between Trump and London Mayor Sadiq Khan – The Washington Post

Monday, June 03, 2019

London Mayor Sadiq Khan, left, and President Trump. (Odd Andersen/Tolgo Akmen/AFP/Getty Images) Rick Noack June 3 at 10:31 AM When presidents embark on prestigious state visits abroad, in the past they were expected to leave their political disputes at home and put on a friendly face for the nation hosting them. But when President Trump arrived in London on Monday for a long-delayed state visit to Britain, he ignored both…

Explainer: What would it take for U.S. Congress to impeach Trump? – Reuters

Monday, June 03, 2019

(Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, under growing pressure from numerous investigations of him and his administration, last week scorned talk of being removed from office via the impeachment process as “dirty, filthy, disgusting.” The U.S. Constitution empowers Congress to impeach the president, although no president has ever been removed from office as a direct result of this arduous procedure. Some lawmakers in the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives favor starting…

Chipotle could raise burrito prices by 5¢ if Mexico tariffs become permanent – CNN

Monday, June 03, 2019

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Virginia Beach shooting: What we know about the motive, the victims – USA TODAY

Monday, June 03, 2019

Twelve people were killed when a public works employee opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday. The suspected shooter, a 15-year veteran of public works and a civil engineer, was also fatally shot after a standoff with police. The shooting, the nation’s deadliest of the year, unfolded Friday afternoon around 4 p.m. when the gunman shot the first victim outside Building 2, a three-story brick structure with about 400 municipal workers….

Virginia Beach Shooting Survivor Says Victim Laid Down His Life To Save Colleagues – NPR

Monday, June 03, 2019

Christi Dewar, a survivor of the Virginia Beach mass shooting, stands with her son, Charles Dewar III, next to the office complex where a gunman killed 12 and injured several others on Friday. Bobby Allyn/NPR hide caption toggle caption Bobby Allyn/NPR Christi Dewar, a survivor of the Virginia Beach mass shooting, stands with her son, Charles Dewar III, next to the office complex where a gunman killed 12 and injured…

Trump arrives in London, calls Mayor Sadiq Khan a ‘stone cold loser’ – The Washington Post

Monday, June 03, 2019

Toluse Olorunnipa William Booth Anne Gearan June 3 at 6:37 AM LONDON — Even before President Trump arrived in London on Monday for three days of planned pomp and circumstance, his state visit had already become dominated by insults and political intrigue.  Hours before he was scheduled to visit Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace, the president launched a Twitter attack against London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who has publicly objected to…

Maryland couple found dead in Dominican Republic hotel room – Fox News

Monday, June 03, 2019

Video Fox News Flash top headlines for June 2 Fox News Flash top headlines for June 2 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com A Maryland couple has been found dead in their hotel room in the Dominican Republic. The news of the death of Edward Holmes and Cynthia Day, who were engaged and had posted numerous photos on social media showing how much they were enjoying their vacation,…