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Among those with Trump as he announced the policy in Little Havana were Sen. "We're just so glad we came now", said Sivan, who was visiting Cuba for a long weekend with a group of friends. Former President Barack Obama's 2014 declaration of detente with Cuba prompted hundreds of islanders to launch media, entrepreneurship and cultural projects that were outside control of the state but within the bounds of law, unlike the directly confrontational tactics of Cuba's small dissident ...
  • Theresa May 'distraught' over fatal London tower blaze

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    She later called for a full public inquiry into the catastrophe . Engineering experts have speculated that outside insulation panels, or cladding, installed on the 24-story Grenfell Tower may have helped the fire spread rapidly from one floor to the next.
  • Trump Can't Just Fire The Special Counsel Probing Russian Interference

    Trump Can't Just Fire The Special Counsel Probing Russian Interference

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    Susan Collins , R-Maine, asked Rosenstein what he would do if the president asked him to fire Mueller. "Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately", Rosenstein said . Trump reportedly became aware of the longtime relationship between Mueller and Comey after being alerted to reports on Breitbart News and other conservative media outlets.
  • Tricky conditions as players begin third round of US Open

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    While Erin Hills was still not playing as hard as many past U.S. Open courses, it was beginning to firm up from the early week rain, plus the USGA had a few tricks up its sleeve. "I was upset with the score I had made, but it in no way had any effect on my attitude or how I was going to then approach the rest of the round or the next shot".
  • At least 30 dead in London tower fire

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    She has ordered daily progress reports on housing for those affected. The Government's £5 million emergency fund is already being spent on clothing and food to help the dispossessed and NHS London will provide counselling and bereavement support to families.
  • Camille Cosby on Mistrial: 'Truth Can Be Subdued, But Not Destroyed'

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    Nearly immediately, the prosecution announced its intention to retry the comedian and former Temple trustee. The news came at about 10:15 a.m on Saturday. But Constand's allegations were the only criminal case brought against him as most of the alleged abuse happened too long ago to prosecute. Yes. If he had been convicted, prosecutors say Cosby would have had to register as a sex offender and face an assessment to determine whether he was a sexually violent predator.
  • Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation

    Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation

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    Depending on how events play out, the Justice Department could face a crisis not seen since the so-called Saturday Night Massacre when President Richard Nixon's attorney general and deputy attorney general resigned after being ordered to fire the independent special prosecutor overseeing the Watergate investigation, said Jeffrey Cramer, a former federal prosecutor.
  • Trump's Policy impact on Cuba

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    The "wet foot, dry foot" policy, which once let most Cuban migrants stay if they made it to USA soil but was terminated under Obama, will remain terminated. Trump's primary objective is to keep money out of the hands of Cuba's military and intelligence services. That could be hard for developers, Zelkowitz said, since the military's control over the economy is so pervasive.
  • LSU names Scalise honorary CWS coach, will send game ball

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    The Seminoles have scored 5 runs or more in each of their last 14 games and come in with 12 wins in the last 13 games - including an ACC Tournament crown and three wins over fellow CWS entry Louisville. Every other team is going to be sad for a point. I have been thinking about this happening since I committed to LSU . "He's our best option, no doubt about it".
  • Trump to restrict business with Cuban military, limit travel

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    Fin formerly worked as the Miami Bureau Producer for Fox News Channel where he covered Florida Politics & Latin America. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said earlier this week at a hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that Trump wants to allow business activity and trade with Cuba to continue as much as possible because he appreciates the benefits that this opening provides for the Cuban people.
  • Rod Rosenstein would only fire special counsel if Trump's request was 'lawful'

    Rod Rosenstein would only fire special counsel if Trump's request was 'lawful'

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    Mueller , an otherwise unthinkable attack on the independence of the Justice Department, quickly gained currency, igniting a Monday evening media firestorm. Still, he added, "I can't imagine that that issue is going to arise". Former president Richard Nixon faced a backlash after firing special counsel Archibald Cox in 1973.
  • New York Times sues Federal Bureau of Investigation to get notes of Comey-Trump talks

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    Vice President Mike Pence's office said on Thursday he had hired a lawyer known for defending government officials in high-profile investigations to help him with the Russian Federation probes. He declined to say whether he thought Mr. Trump sought to obstruct justice, saying that would be up to Mr. Mueller to sort out. "In terms of specific job , whether it was acting or permanent, I'm not sure, and I'd have to check and get back to you", Sanders told reporters in an off-camera ...
  • Gerry Adams says Tory-DUP deal in breach of Good Friday Agreement

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    Brussels , The European Union (EU) and the European Commission (EC) said in a joint statement that they have set a date to begin Brexit talks with the UK. The unexpected snap election has already forced the Queen to cancel an Order of the Garter service and to accept a stripped-down State Opening of Parliament .
  • United States lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack

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    Most importantly, we are forever grateful for the heroism of Special Agents Crystal Griner and David Bailey , who saved the lives of everyone at the baseball field that morning, including Steve's. Speaking on the House floor, Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., issued a call to "replace the hateful rhetoric and resistance with respect". House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., recounted candidate Trump's comments prodding supporters to pummel demonstrators at rallies and said Republicans ...
  • Shot US congressman still 'critical' but improving: doctor

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    Since then he has had more than one surgery and doctors expect he will continue to have more in the near future. Who knows what mixture of madness and circumstance causes someone to pick up a gun and go on a rampage? "We will go at it", he said.
  • White House: Trump 'has no intention' to fire Mueller

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    Rosenstein could have chosen anyone but was sufficiently comfortable with the idea of Mueller as SC and Comey as a potential star witness that he went with the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director. If so, this crippling scandal could veer into a much more unsafe phase of presidential lawlessness. He is scheduled to testify before two congressional hearings Tuesday, and he is likely to face even more pointed questions about the Russian Federation probe and the independence of the ...
  • Senate Makes It Harder for Trump to Lift Russian Sanctions

    Senate Makes It Harder for Trump to Lift Russian Sanctions

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    Recall, this week the US Senate passed a bill to expand the anti-Russian sanctions. Putin said that Russian Federation would be forced to make changes because of the sanctions, but they wouldn't lead to a "collapse". "We need to see how it is all going to be". So the White House would have to reject stricter punishments against Iran, which it favors, in order to derail the Russian Federation penalties.
  • Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

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    She added that she still feels "incredibly hopeful" after hearing the district attorney's statement confirming that the case will be retried. However, former Temple University basketball manager Andrea Constand , who accused the comedian of attacking her in 2004, was the only one whose case has gone to trial .
  • Cosby judge declares mistrial as jury deadlocks again

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    Before the trial, a probable cause affidavit laid out her version of events, which she says occurred between mid-January and mid-February of 2004. "We felt really good about the case" when it closed, Steele said. "If just one person on that jury looks at Cosby and sees Dr. Huxtable, or sees the pioneering comedian that he once was, then that one person can keep Cosby out of prison", Pate added.
  • London fire: Death toll rises to 58

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    The death toll in the massive fire that engulfed a 24-storey tower here almost doubled to 30 today amid fears that it could climb to "triple figures", even as Scotland Yard launched a criminal investigation into the cause of one of the worst fire tragedies in the country.
  • How The Bill Cosby Story Unfolded

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    Prosecutors argued that Cosby drugged Constand to incapacitate her so he could assault her. Judge Steven O'Neill granted the mistrial . She is one of 50-plus women who have lodged sexual misconduct accusations against Cosby in the last two years.
  • LeBron James Sends Message to His Critics via Instagram

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    Speaking on ESPN's First Take Lacob was asked if the thought had crossed his mind since the Warriors wrapped up the NBA Finals series against Cleveland. Even LeBron, who sparked the super team trend , hasn't played with the kind of star power the Warriors had during their five-game ousting of the Cavs .
  • Trump Lawyer Won't Rule Out President Firing Mueller

    Trump Lawyer Won't Rule Out President Firing Mueller

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    The president has railed against the Russian Federation investigation, which was taken over by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller last month, as a "witch hunt". Under the regulation, Special Counsel Mueller may be fired only for good cause, and I am required to put that cause in writing. In his testimony to the Senate last week, James Comey made clear why he didn't want to accede to Trump's request to publicize that fact: because there was a less than zero chance ...
  • Grenfell Tower families lacked good enough support after fire, Theresa May

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    Mayor of Lewisham Steve Bullock said the council will assess the implications of the blaze at Grenfell Tower in North Kensington on the borough's tower blocks. "United in our sadness, we are equally determined, without fear or favour, to support all those rebuilding lives so horribly affected by injury and loss", she said.
  • London apartment fire: Rage as death toll climbs to at least 58

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    An additional £1.5 million will be provided to pay for mental health support to the emergency services, through mental health charity Mind's Blue Light Programme. May said she would be responsible for implementing the inquiry's findings, while the victims' legal costs would be met by the government. "We've worked tirelessly to establish how many people we believe were in Grenfell Tower on the night and at this point in time we are unable to say that they are safe or well", he said.
  • London fire: 58 presumed dead, say police

    London fire: 58 presumed dead, say police

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    The current death toll from the tragedy reached 30 on Friday, with dozens more missing feared dead. Six bodies have been recovered from the gutted 24-storey tower, while 11 have been located inside, but can not yet be removed. "We're all desperately sad, we're all angry, but of course none of us as angry as those who were directly affected". Saturday's newspapers conveyed the sense of anger on the streets .
  • Robert Mueller's Future in Jeopardy?

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    The president has railed against the Russian Federation investigation, which was taken over by Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller last month, as a "witch hunt". "What had he done to be fired?" Democrats, incluidng ranking member of the House intelligence committee Adam Schiff, D-Burbank, also weighed in on the reports.
  • Castile trial had video evidence _ but not of key seconds

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    The widely shared video draws protesters to the scene. Protesters outside the state Capitol in St. Paul, Minn., on Friday. Earl Gray, who was representing officer Yanez, said "justice was done". No charges were filed in that case. And now there has been an exoneration in the case of Philando Castile , a 32-year-old cafeteria worker who was killed last year during a traffic stop in a Minneapolis suburb.
  • Play Ball! Congressional Baseball Game Goes On in Defiance of Shooting

    Play Ball! Congressional Baseball Game Goes On in Defiance of Shooting

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    Richmond played baseball in college and kicked off his congressional career with a one-hitter in 2011 and has been the game's dominant player pretty much since then. The Illinois congressman grew emotional as he described seeing his colleague, Rep. Steve Scalise, lying motionless on the ground. We get to know them as people, which I think is really important.
  • London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

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    She promised residents would be rehoused within three weeks, and rejected accusations that the government failed to act on recommendations to tighten fire regulations after a fatal block fire in London in 2009. "We are now looking to source interim accommodation for those Grenfell Tower residents and also trying to assist, where possible, elderly and vulnerable residents from surrounding areas who have been unable to return to their homes due to the safety cordon", they said in a statement.
  • Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for obstruction of justice

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    Someone please take away his phone. If Trump fired Rosenstein, Brand might resign because she and Rosenstein were nominated together, have a close working relationship and went through their confirmation hearings as a team. Apparently, none of the officials complied with these requests. The Washington Post reported Thursday evening that Mueller's team is also focusing on the finances and business dealings of Jared Kushner, Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law.
  • Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

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    Ladd accused Cosby of drugging and raping her in 1969 in NY. Cosby's attorneys called a single witness: the detective who led the 2005 investigation into allegations that the comedian drugged and violated Constand at his Montgomery County, Pennsylvania home.
  • At Least 58 People Missing, 'Presumably Dead' After London Grenfell Tower Fire

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    With the death toll expected to rise, Mr Corbyn has said an inquiry must 'establish all the relevant fact and to ensure that all necessary lessons are learned'. Mr Cundy vowed police "will get to the answer of what has happened and why", adding: "If criminal offences have been committed it is us who will investigate that".
  • Trump Administration Rips Leaks Surrounding Mueller Probe

    Trump Administration Rips Leaks Surrounding Mueller Probe

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    Mueller also has expansive powers to investigate any matters that develop from his initial investigation . Was the Rosenstein memo the reason Comey was sacked? Next week's witnesses include officials from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Homeland Security, election officials, and an expert on election security.
  • President Donald Trump announces tough revisions to US-Cuba policy

    President Donald Trump announces tough revisions to US-Cuba policy

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    It spent subsequent decades trying to either overthrow the Cuban government or isolate the island, including toughening an economic embargo first imposed by President Dwight D. American visitors still allowed to bring back all the rum and cigars they can manage. His tougher approach will prevent U.S. dollars from being used to fund Cuba's government.
  • Adam West to Be Honored With Bat-Signal Lighting in LA

    Adam West to Be Honored With Bat-Signal Lighting in LA

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    Mayor Eric Garcetti , addressed the "citizens of Gotham", which no doubt pleased all those keen Batman fans out there. Adam West , disposing of bombs, dancing and making huge starbursts that said things like "ZONK!" when he punched people.
  • Steve Scalise's condition updated by DC hospital officials

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    President Donald Trump kisses Martha Beatriz Roque, a Cuban political dissident, during a speech in Miami , Friday, June 16, 2017. Scalise was shot along with three other victims on Wednesday when a gunman opened fire at a park in Alexandria, Va., where a group of Republican lawmakers were holding an early-morning baseball practice.
  • Puerto Rico overwhelming votes to become USA state, but likely won't

    Puerto Rico overwhelming votes to become USA state, but likely won't

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    Some see statehood as the best way to pull Puerto Rico out of its economic crisis, others blame the USA for the malaise and would rather seek independence after five centuries of what they call colonial rule. After Puerto Rico declared bankruptcy in 2006, the government entered into a process of "debt analysis" and arbitration, directed by a financial control board appointed by President Obama .
  • Mistrial Declared in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial

    Mistrial Declared in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial

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    Prosecutors said they would retry Cosby , who remains charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Attorney Gloria Allred , who represents both Allison and Kirkpatrick, warned the Cosby camp his accusers were far from finished.