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Fiancee: Aaron Hernandez thought he was going to be freed

Fiancee: Aaron Hernandez thought he was going to be freed

Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez said her last call with her fiance, former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez, had "nothing to do with suicidal thoughts", according to an excerpt from her interview with TV host Dr. The fiancée of former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez said she thought it was a "cruel" prank when prison officials alerted her to the inmate's suicide because she said Hernandez gave no hints of a plan to kill himself when they spoke hours earlier. Consulte Mais Informação

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Will Power dominates in IndyCar Grand Prix victory

Will Power dominates in IndyCar Grand Prix victory

Simon Pagenaud, of France, speeds through a turn during the Grand Prix of Indianapolis IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Indianapolis. The only real surprise Friday was that Team Penske only took four of the top five spots. "We were kind of best in class and trying to close the gap", New Zealand's Scott Dixon said after putting Chip Ganassi Racing in the No. Consulte Mais Informação

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Letter Carriers help Stamp Out Hunger

Letter Carriers help Stamp Out Hunger

The event started at 8 a.m. and ended at 6 p.m. But they were a little anxious with the weather this year. Letter carriers will take that food to local food banks, pantries or shelters. "But we don't have numbers in from all of our locations", she told the Tribune-Star late Saturday night. But it is not just families who are in need of assistance, as other patrons at the pantry include single parents and senior citizens. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shoreline flood warning in Wayne County

Shoreline flood warning in Wayne County

Late Tuesday afternoon, Gov. Cuomo's office clarified that the State of Emergency extends to eight counties, including both Niagara and Orleans counties, which had already announced their own emergency declarations in April. Lake Ontario shore areas in Olcott Beach and Wilson harbor remain under water from the elevated lake levels, with emergency sand bagging and threats of evacuations becoming the norm. Consulte Mais Informação

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Collapsed tunnel sealed at US nuclear site after accident

Collapsed tunnel sealed at US nuclear site after accident

Workers at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation on Thursday finished filling a hole that was left after a tunnel that housed hot, radioactive material collapsed on Tuesday. But non-essential workers at the Hanford site, which employs some 9,000 people, were told to stay home Wednesday. The government has had a spotty record on safety where federal nuclear power and weapons production have contaminated the environment. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mnuchin getting questions on tax reform at G7 meeting

European officials complained that the US meaning of "fair trade" remained unclear and that the only way to establish fairness was to abide by the multilateral framework developed by the World Trade Organization. "There won't be a specific session on issues of trade and protectionism but it could come up in the broader discussion on the state of the world economy", said an Italian official involved in preparing the meeting. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oil prices slide below $45 per barrel

Brent futures were up US$1.20, or 2.5 per cent, at US$49.58 a barrel by 11:02 a.m. EDT, while US West Texas Intermediate crude was up US$1.09, or 2.4 per cent, at US$46.61 per barrel. That deal helped Brent climb back above $50 per barrel from lows below $30 witnessed in January 2016 - contributing to higher profits for many oil companies while motorists faced growing fuel bills. Consulte Mais Informação

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GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

Popular Video The average American throws away 82 pounds of clothes every single year. What's more, we know small businesses strongly support the current healthcare law and oppose the replacement. The approach - which Politico says would make the insurance subsidies "look a lot like Obamacare" - is billed as a breakthrough in the upper chamber but would likely face difficulties among House conservatives. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wall Street mixed after Trump fires FBI head; Nasdaq hits record high

Investors will keep a close eye on retail sales data and a reading of inflation due later, for their potential to sway the Federal Reserve's monetary policy thinking. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,391. Fueling the Nasdaq's record high, Nvidia NVDA.O surged 17.83 percent after the chipmaker reported a better-than-expected jump in quarterly revenue. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tunnel collapse renews safety concerns about nuclear site

Hanford Site Emergency Operations Center (EOC) spokesman Destry Henderson said the roof of the 100-foot tunnel had caved in , affecting a 20-foot stretch. Workers at the nuclear site were ordered to take cover after an incident on May 9, 2017 . The US Department of Energy, which oversees the country's nuclear facilities, told CBS that construction by nearby road crews may have been the cause of the collapse. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

Democrats asked to know more. Given how many lies, distortions and errors have come out of the White House press office since the inauguration, Spicer's denial of the New York Times version doesn't bear much weight. President Trump is interviewed by NBC's Lester Holt on Thursday. But the press was openly doubting in both print and television reporting. Trump has been roundly bashed for sacking Comey. Consulte Mais Informação

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Major bank levy will affect borrowers, warn CEOs

Australia's Treasurer has urged the nation's big banks to absorb a new 6.2-billion-Aussie-dollar (4.56-billion-U.S. -dollar) levy despite a warning from the banks that the tax hike would be handed down to customers. "Furthermore, as a result of other measures announced within the budget, such as the introduction of a residential mortgage pricing inquiry, banks may not be able to pass the additional costs of this levy to bank customers". Consulte Mais Informação

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