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"alec stone" Discussed on WTVN
"The governor of Texas says it's for election security. But some say what Republican Greg Abbott is doing is nothing short of voter suppression Abit ordering that there be only one prop off location for mail in ballots per county. That means in large counties like Harris County, which is a Democratic stronghold and is bigger than the size of Rhode Island, residents could have long drives to the one drop off location in the county, and that single location may be overwhelmed. Harris County has a dozen sites already accepting ballots but will now be limited to one. Abbott says it's needed for election security. Democrats argue it's still limit votes. Alec Stone ABC name. The House is expected to vote tonight on a new covert 19 economic relief bill. But the $2.2 trillion package is far more than Republicans and the White House wants Speaker Nancy Pelosi head I think constructive conversations. A secretary Mnuchin and I, but they have not, but they're not finished. I'm hopeful, but we do come at it from two different places. White House press secretary Kayleigh Mcenany says they've raised their offered a 1.6 trillion. The Trump campaign is moving one of the president's Wisconsin rallies this weekend. The mayor of lacrosse, Tim Cabot, Says the Trump team probably wouldn't get a permit with covert cases surging in the Senate, pissing myself through the media coverage of these campaign rallies around the country and seeing No, very little social distancing very little mask wearing Ed me greatly concerns. That rally will now be held Saturday in Janesville, followed by one in Green Bay, which has one of the nation's worst infection rates. Thousands of Boston public School students return to class today and not a moment too soon for seven year old Esther excited to be back in school. Tell.
Extreme heat hits California, spurring rolling power outages
"Rolling blackouts now being enforced in California because of extreme heat and stress on the power grid. Police are telling people up and down California not to call 911 when the power goes out. These air rolling blackouts meant to conserve electricity because of power grid is overloaded with all of the air conditioners running. The outages. Khun run from 1 to 4 hours in length, and this is only day one of a weeklong extreme heat wave hitting California, Alec Stone and overheated Los Angeles.
President Trump, Alec Stone And Los Angeles discussed on Ric Edelman
"President Trump says at the request of Democrats, he will be postponing his plan round up and deportation of millions of undocumented immigrants living here in the US, ABC's, Alec stone has more from Los Angeles and will join us later this morning. With more details as information becomes available
Train derails in Nevada, spilling vegetable oil, closing major highway
"Train derailment in rural wells, Nevada about a five hour drive. East of Reno. More from ABC's Alec stone. There were reportedly military hand grenades ammunition and ammonium nitrate onboard, but Union Pacific says of the twenty two cars derailed, only some vegetable oil was spilled the no hazardous materials were involved and nobody was injured. The federal railroad administration will investigate why the train derailed? It says a cars involved were not carrying explosives. Alex stone, ABC
Kevin Durant confirms he ruptured his Achilles tendon
"Dallas, former sonic and now Golden State Warriors star, Kevin Durant, apparently won't become. Back anytime soon from Hayes injury, which has out of the NBA finals. Here's ABC's Alec stone. It's news. The warriors didn't wanna hear and could impact Kevin Durant prospects next year. Is he was rumored dual been leaving the warriors and going somewhere else via Instagram? Durant says he did rupture his achilles tendon and had surgery today. He posted a picture in a hospital bed with a gallon on and oxygen tubes in his nose. He wrote he's hurting badly. But okay, he says his road back
Utah man dies after reaching Mount Everest summit
"A Utah man is dead. He died moments after completing his goal of climbing Mount Everest ABC's, Alec stone has more Donald cash, you lived in sandy Utah had just reached the peak of Mount Everest the climb took over twelve hours when he collapsed and died. It was his final climb to reach the highest peak on each continent. Family members believe the fifty five year old had a heart attack the Himalayan times. Reports guides tried to save cash giving them oxygen and carrying them down a vertical rock face. Traffic on mount. Everest was reportedly heavy what had happened packed with climbers waiting shoulder to shoulder to reach the
Five dead, one missing after sightseeing planes collide in Alaska, cruise line says
"Five people are dead. One more missing after two sightseeing planes collided in Ketchikan, Alaska, the float planes going down about eight miles outside of that area. Sixteen people were involved ten are in hospitals. ABC's Alec stone. With the latest Princess Cruises. His confirming these two planes were tours with passengers from the Royal Princess on board the Royal princesses on a seven day trip from Vancouver Anchorage catch candies popular cruise ship. Stop with multiple ships in port in the rural southern Alaska town, many days princesses now activating an emergency. Sponsored team on one plane. The cruise line says there were ten passengers and pilot on the other four passengers in a
Hate crimes charges for synagogue shooting suspect
"The man accused of shooting up the power synagogue near San Diego already already pled not guilty to state charges of murder and attempted murder. Now, the feds have their turn this federal complaint alleges that these crimes were explicitly. Motivated by hatred toward the Jewish and Muslim communities ABC's Alec stone joins us on the KOMO Newsline from southern California, and Alex what are the federal charges? He adds one hundred nine eight crimes counts Taylor against John. Or an and prosecutors say it's clear down the nineteen year old carried out his attack on the synagogue and tried to set fire to a mosque in nearby Escondido about a month and a half ago out of hatred for the Jewish and Muslim communities and what they are. It's fifty four counter obstructing the free exercise of religious beliefs and fifty four four screw civically hate crimes, and these could get them the death penalty, it'll be up to the attorney general the US attorney general if they want to go for the death penalty. So as down would be life in prison, and this will go on concurrently with those state charges that you mentioned a moment ago. They'll probably figure out one goes before the other. But they could go essentially at the same time. But because the death penalty is in play on the federal side potentially that they may go I they could give them the death penalty in California and the state charges as well. But the governor here governor Gavin Newsom is essentially ended the the death penalty in this state. So if they decide they wanna go that route the federal route is the way they would likely go, and what are we learning today about the accused gunman in what he did leading onto and shortly after the attack. Yeah, we know that he bought the gun or at least got it the day before. So he really wasn't very familiar with it on. He got it that Friday, and then he allegedly carried out the shooting on the Saturday. I was a long gun that he used a rifle when he walked in. There bought it legally from a licensed firearms dealer in San Diego. And apparently wasn't very good a reloading it because when he ran out of bullets after he fires the ten that were in the cliff yet other clips on his. Vest. He was wearing a tactical vest. But he was in rushed by a veteran and an off-duty border patrol agent. And they said he looked very nervous, and he ran away at that point and gotten his car, and then drove off that he wasn't able to reload. We know he'd been called nine one one he called the California Highway Patrol from his cell phone saying he wanted to surrender and according to this complaint. He said, quote, I just shot up a synagogue. I'm trying to defend my nation from the Jewish people. They're destroying our people. I opened fire at a synagogue. I think I killed some people end quote. And then he told that call taker I he did it because Jewish people are destroying the white race. That will prosecutors say this is a very clear cut case of a hate crime. And Alex, we know from your reporting a couple of days ago before you left for the Colorado shooting that during this Muslim month of Ramadan. This attack at the synagogue and the attack in New Zealand is forcing mosques. To hire extra security guards. Yeah, that's right. And really places of worship in general are doing it. Synagogues or doing the same thing. But mosques reporting that they are bringing on extra armed security because I specially during this very important month. There are concerns that there could be other attacks on them. But yeah, they're they're paying for extra security synagogues are as well. And and really it's the board places of worship in with this worry that there could be other
Colorado police probe what sparked deadly shooting at suburban school
"Morning in another deadly shooting at a Colorado school one student killed eight others wounded. In the violence at the stem school. This is just outside Denver here ASAP. That's the call the school sent into lockdown shortly thereafter now this student Michael Schwartz says his friend confronted one of the gunmen and likely saved lives in the process after he got shot. He ran away from the school trying to get away from all the chaos because he just couldn't be there. You know after you pretty much like saved everyone. I feel like a little too close to home. This shooting comes just a few miles up the road from Columbine high school shortly after the twentieth anniversary of the mass shooting. They're teenagers identified the suspects as well. In this case more from ABC's Alec stone law enforcement sources are telling ABC news juvenile alleged shooter is a transgender teen born female, but who identifies as a male he could be charged as an adult the other alleged gunman has been identified by police as eighteen year old Devon Eric sin last night. Police were at a home linked Ericsson where a white car was towed away. There was an expletive spray painted on the outside of
"alec stone" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"Alec stone is in Pauley, California. Rabbi Israel, Goldstein heard allowed noise he walked down to find his longtime friend Laurie K down on the ground at a young man, wearing tactical Garin sunglasses pointing a gun at him. The gunman fired hitting the rabbi in both hands and then ran out Laurie. K Don deserve to die right in front of my eyes is the last one to see her and could be with her before medics arrived. The rabbi says he went outside and gave a speech saying the Jewish nation will stand tall. Alex stone. ABC news powei California at this hour. The suspected gunman nineteen year old John Ernest being held without bail sources telling ABC news, they strongly suspected Ernest was the arsonist in California. Mosque attack a month ago? They expect him to be formerly charged with murder and also hate crimes very soon. Four people are dead. After a crane collapsed in downtown Seattle. First responders rushing to the scene pulling people out of their main goal vehicles. Authorities say to people in the crane and two other sitting in their cars were killed a twenty five year old mother and her infant daughter. Among the injured rushed to the hospital. That's shutting down a busy highway in the heart of Seattle stunned. Witnesses still trying to recover from what happened wish it never happened. Shouldn't happen. Police say workers were actively dismantling the crane right before it came down a b C's Maggie Rulli and Seattle all five people trapped in a cave. And Russell county. Virginia have been six people entered the cave on on Friday evening, but encountered slick conditions and cooler than expected. Temperatures one person managed to get out earlier today the rest now rescued sent to a hospital for evaluation. Former Indiana Senator Richard Lugar has died his family says from a rare neurological disorder. He was eighty seven. You're listening to ABC news. Arizona's.
"alec stone" Discussed on 710 WOR
"In jail ABC's. Alec stone is in Powell with the crime scene tape still up around the synagogue here. This community is coming together vowing to move forward Powell as mayor, Steve we're going to stand shoulder to shoulder and walk together and be together through it. And on the other side stories of heroism are emerging the rabbi who kept giving his speech of peace despite being injured and the off-duty border patrol agent who took on the gunman. Alex stone ABC news, pow way, California, the NYPD has increased patrols around synagogues across the city. After the kebab synagogue attacked police say no specific threat against the Jewish community. But the increase police presence being done out of an abundance of caution to children were found with stab wounds last night in the Melrose section of the Bronx. Now their mother being questioned by police the two year old girl. Six year old boy had stab wounds to their necks and torsos. Both rushed to the hospital, but are expected to be okay at NYPD cop her early this morning responding to a call on the Upper West side police say two officers called to Amsterdam avenue ninety first street. There was about four thirty where they ran into the men who were allegedly involved in a break in officers say one of the wanted men kicked one of them the injured officer taken to the hospital with a broken leg. One of the two men involved in the burglary arrested. The other is still on the loose this afternoon. News is brought to you by Dr Lieberman's radio surgery, New York. Call two one two choices for more information and listen to Dr Liederman radio surgery show coming up next right here on seven ten wwl war. Wwl war sports islanders hosting the hurricanes at the Barclay center. This afternoon for game two of their best to seven playoff series with Carolina. The Mets are hosting the brewers. The Yankees are in San Francisco..
"alec stone" Discussed on 710 WOR
"ABC's? Alec stone is in power, California with a crime scene tape still up around the synagogue here. This community is coming together vowing to move forward. How as mayor Steve von we're going to stand shoulder to shoulder and walk together and be together through it. And on the other side stories of heroism are emerging the rabbi who kept giving his speech of peace despite being injured and the off-duty border patrol agent who took on the gunman. Alex stone, ABC news, powei, California. And the NYPD says it's increased patrols around synagogues across the city after the. Kebab synagogue shooting. Police say there's no specific threat against the Jewish community. But the increased police presence being done at an abundance of caution to children found with stab wounds last night in the Melrose section of the Bronx. Now their mother being questioned by police two year old girl. Six year old boy had stab wounds to their necks and torsos. Both taken to the hospital are expected to be okay and NYPD cop hurt early this morning responding to a call Upper West side police say two officers called the Amsterdam ninety first street about four thirty where they ran into the men who were allegedly involved in a break in officer say one of the wanted men kicked one of them the injured officer taken to the hospital with a broken leg. One of the two men involved in the burglary arrested. The other is still on the loose news. Brought to you by Dr Liederman radio surgery. New York called two one two choices for more information. And listen to Dr leader means radio surgery show coming up next right here on seven ten w o war. Wwl war sports. I wonder. Host the hurricanes at the Barclay center. This afternoon game two of their best to seven Stanley Cup plus playoff series with Carolina Mets brewers city field Yankees and San Francisco to take on the giants..
"alec stone" Discussed on 850 WFTL
"ABC's Alec stone with the latest shooting unfolding at the Hobart of power one person. He is detained in police are talking to that person law enforcement sources telling us this happened very quickly the suspect fired off ten or so rounds and then left the building as of right now. It does not appear. Anybody is dead. There are at least four injured who went to hospitals this happening on the last day of Passover apparently during a Passover event at the synagogue, this happening six months to the day after the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh. If b I in homeland security department today issuing an intelligence bulletin on concerns based on the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka. The documents stresses that no confirmed plot similar to the Sri Lanka attack has been found in the US. But at the same time, the agency's note religious institutions and soft targets are attractive to terrorists and hard to secure quarantine more than a thousand students in southern California suspected of being unimmunized and exposed to measles. At UCLA. Cal State, Los Angeles ABC's Maggie Rulli in L, A doctors reporting nearly seven hundred cases across twenty two states this year alone. Doing parts of the misinformation about the safety of vaccines. The president wants tweeting in support of antibac- serves now weighing in. To get the vaccination too. So. This is really going around. Now officials say those quarantined will be held for twenty four to forty eight hours until they can prove their immunity. But if they can't they could be held up to a week racing. That retired. Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North will not serve a second term as president or reports that longtime NRA executive Wayne LaPierre claims north was trying to drive him out by threatening to release damaging information. You're listening to ABC news finding great candidates from the Anna joined Levin studios. Anna. Join LeVine accident attorneys. Call one eight hundred seven four seven free. That's one eight hundred seven four seven three seven three three ever wonder, why European seem to speak so many languages. Maybe it's because they use babble the number one selling language learning app and era. Babbel's award-winning technology gets you speaking right away. Whether you're learning Spanish, French German and best of all you'll remember what you've learned. I always thought I was bad at languages, but.
Lazaro Galera Medeiros, Alec Stone And ABC discussed on News and Perspective with Taylor Van Cise
"Four people now known dead after a fiery crash involving dozens of vehicles on ice seventy near Denver now ABC's Alec stone says a tractor trailer driver is under arrest. The big rig. Driver is rogue L Lazaro Galera Medeiros now in jail accused of four counts of a killer homicide cell phone video shows his truck carrying a load of wood zooming past traffic at a high rate of speed just before the crash Taikang tremendous with Lakewood, Colorado. Uh-huh. Police can't stop doesn't stop and ends up colliding with several cars and as a result of that. The fire in sues lycee, twenty eight vehicles were involved in the crash. Those
Trump's "new" border wall section dates to Obama era
"Stories, President Trump heading to collect Sokoto to inspect the recently completed section border wall ABC's Alec stone. In collects go says, there's been debate about who's wallet is because the idea to replace it started under President Obama the idea to replace the section of border wall started under President Obama. But as we've done more digging it was at Trump administration that got the ball rolling. It was picked as a priority under President Obama. And there was a wall already here. It was replaced, but it wasn't until twenty seventeen that funding was actually secured for this
French investigators start black box data review from Ethiopia crash
"And the black boxes from the max. Eight crash have been sent to France where investigators will begin tomorrow to try to extract data the black boxes are heavily damaged, and it will take technical work to retrieve data from them. You know photo by French air. Investigators one of the boxes he's mangled, but the capsule containing the recorder appears to be intact and in relatively good shape. ABC's Alec stone. It is hoped that the flight data and cockpit voice recorder could hold the keys as to why. That plane went
California's governor to put a freeze on executions
"California's governor announcing a moratorium on the death penalty in the state with the country's biggest death row. ABC's? Alec. Stone has details from Los Angeles. Governor Gavin Newsom blocking any future executions under his watch California has seven hundred thirty seven condemned inmates. He says could execute one a week for fourteen years, but he feels a death penalty is unfair unequally applied to expensive. And that innocent people have been sentenced to death or innocent people on death row. There are guilty people on death row, and those people are not going to be let out by this act. They will be held to account, but families of murder victims are angry saying Newsom is not the judge
DNA leads to arrest in 1993 murder of woman found in dorm bathtub
"In Alaska DNA from a woman help solve a quarter century old cold case ABC's Alec stone reports it was nineteen nine. Ninety three twenty year old. Sophie, Sergi's body was found in a dorm bathtub at the university of Alaska, Fairbanks the trail had gone cold. But now Alaska state troopers have arrested forty four year old Stephen Downes of Auburn Maine on charges of murder and sexual assault. The combination had years of effort. Detectives were able to use DNA genealogy much like other recent cases, Steven Downs and apparently voluntarily submitted her DNA to a genealogy website and through that detectives found
Chinese telecom giant Huawei charged with fraud, stealing trade secrets
"Alec stone. Chinese telecom giant wall way is facing charges in the US violating sanctions mid leading banks stealing trade secrets as the indictment charges the alleged fraudulent financial schemes used by wa way, and it's chief financial officer were not just illegal but detrimental to the security of the United States. Homeland security secretary accused to Nielsen says one of the company's executive. That's committed fraud by misleading banks about wall weighs business
"alec stone" Discussed on KOMO
"Government families ABC's Alec stone, the house and Senate or expected to vote Thursday on competing funding bills that would reopen the government that was Democrats have introduced a Bill that would keep the president from withdrawing from NATO without Senate approval. The NATO alliance is central to the American security and maintaining peace and stability around the world. It's congressman Steny Hoyer of Maryland NAFTA days of negotiations the Los Angeles. Teachers unions come to an agreement with the city school district to end in ongoing strike Brian Clark, ABC news. Komo news one thousand ninety seven seven good afternoon. We have some drizzle in Seattle where it's forty five in for Taylor van Cise. He'll join you at three on Charlie harder. Now with a look at the day's top local stories from the KOMO twenty four hour newsroom today marks the last day of testimony before attorneys make their closing arguments in the long and complicated ride. The ducks civil trial consulting engineer, Dr Brian fiber, testified a median barrier on the Aurora bridge might have prevented the two thousand fifteen crash that killed five injured sixty general. Defendants include ride, the ducks Seattle, the city of Seattle and the state of Washington closing arguments are set for Thursday and Friday ruling expected soon on a legal challenge to the city of Edmonton's new safe storage gun law. Komo's Corwin Haeck reports Snohomish county judge has now heard hours of arguments on both sides the Edmund city council passed a safe storage measure last year as a common sense approach to keeping guns out of the hands of children and not just because of the risk of accidental shootings. Besides leading cause a firearm death in Washington state, Mike.
"alec stone" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"ABC's Alec stone has more on the effort to end one strike and avoid another. The hope is with ongoing negotiations underway here in LA the teacher's union. And the LA unified school district will come to some kind of an agreement and end the strike before classes resume this week. But so far there's no deal and our teachers in Denver will vote this week on a possible strike is a fight over a pay increase. The L A teacher's union is now pressing for smaller class sizes Hampshire's veterans affairs medical center, scheduling a town hall meeting later this month in Manchester gathering on the twenty ninth will take up the concerns of veterans regarding their benefits and their healthcare efforts to improve services at the Greenwich. States only VA began after a globe series that covered sub-standard treatment and conditions. That series led to the resignations of several top officials. There the Kentucky Catholic school student caught on video near the Lincoln Memorial staring down a native American Vietnam vet is now speaking out Nick Sandman says he and his classmates were waiting for buses to return home Friday from the March for life. When a group of African American protesters began to insult them Sandman says he stood in front of Nathan Phillips as he chanted and played his drum in an effort to east tensions between the groups. ABC's will Clark reports Sandman has the backing of his local congressman I knew when I saw this video something is not right here. That's the reaction of Kentucky fourth district Representative Thomas Massie after seeing they encounter between students from northern Kentucky Covington Catholic high school and a group of native Americans at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial over the weekend. He says he's proud of how the students handled themselves particularly. Nick man, the student seen in the video with the native American drummer is my child had responded the way Nick did under those circumstances. I'd be proud of hack and in New Jersey officials are looking for the thief who stole a thousand dollars from girl scouts selling cookies at the Woodbridge center mall, and then caught on camera taking a Bank envelope containing five hundred dollars cash and several checks. I used to leave voicemails for myself because the only one I could trust to get something done. Right. Was me. Are you? It's me remember to order safety. Goggles, grabs a milk on your way home. But now, I use Grainger grainger's got the technical support you'd expect from America's number one source for industrial grade supplies there in the business of helping.
Child injured after falling into rhino exhibit at Florida zoo
"Of the polls and the snout of at least one rhino made contact with the child both the child and mother were her ABC's. Alec stone just days earlier Alliant attacked and killed a twenty two year old intern at North Carolina animal conservatory officials have now released the nine one one call that was attacked. How are the how how bad are they hurt? Twenty two year old Alexandra black had only been an intern for ten days as the partial
Judge rules against Trump's asylum restrictions
"Thousand fifteen a federal judge in California striking down a. Trump administration rule involving asylum-seekers judge issuing a nationwide. Preliminary injunction against the Trump administration rule that made anyone who crosses the southern border anywhere. Other than at a designated port of entry ineligible for asylum. Something that around seventy thousand people do every year. The judge says a rule conflicts with the law allowing anyone arriving in the US to claim asylum. ABC's Alec stone in another ruling a federal judge is blocked. The Trump administration from denying asylum to immigrants who claim to be victims of domestic or gang
Facebook Photo API Bug Exposed Pics of Up to 7 Million Users
"Three oh, seven a Facebook. Bug may have allowed some third party apps to see more than users expected ABC's Alec stone. The bug may have impacted up to seven million Facebook users it allowed some apps tax as users photos were uploaded to Facebook. But the user did not post the third party apps had access to the UN posted photos for twelve days in September. Facebook says users who were impacted were notified
FDA zeros in on source of romaine lettuce outbreak
"California's Adam, Emily. Family farms are one source of the nationwide e coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. CFDA is now optimistic that all of the tainted Romain lettuce. He's off the market, but still there is a warning to avoid eating romaine packed in certain regions of California, mainly in Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Barbara counties or to avoid it. If the region isn't known in the past month, fifty nine more people have become sick in fifteen state ABC's. Alec stone the
"alec stone" Discussed on KOMO
"ABC's Alec stone has the story of a new mom who had just given birth at the local hospital and then had to fight to stay alive as flames were bearing down on the town of paradise. Heather Roebuck was giving birth via c section. She was in the operating room. And then it was time to go nurses sent the newborn baby. With robots husband stitched, her up and put her into an ambulance the ambulance caught fire and she called her husband. And I realize that I'm not gonna make it. And I just told him on the phone that I was really sorry, right. Then a pediatrician pulled her out of the ambulance, and they took shelter with others inside the one home around them that was not burning spending hours defending that house. Alex stone ABC news authorities are trying to solve a mystery about a Princess cruise ship. The FBI investigating after an American woman fell to her death this morning police investigating it as a possible murder. According to reports in the Aruban press, the woman plunged from an upper deck of the thirty six hundred passenger Royal Princess falling onto a lifeboat after struggling with a man who's choking her the ship was sailing between the islands of curious how and Aruba at the time Princess Cruises said in a statement, we are deeply saddened by this incident and offer our sincere condolences to the family and those affected the ship was on a seven day round trips. Southern Caribbean crew. Lose which left port Everglades Friday and is due back in Florida on Saturday. Police are not released the victim's name or where she was from. We just know that she was fifty two years old the official cause of death has not been released either. There are still a lot of questions here. ABC's Victor oquendo Italian police say a massive blitz against the mafia has out criminal gambling operations ABC's. Megan Williams from Rome lease in Italy have arrested sixty eight members of Italian organized crime in an operation that involves some eight hundred police officers throughout Europe. Authorities say they have seized more than a billion dollars worth of assets, including luxury apartments and a soccer team Italian. Police say crime groups here in Italy have morphed from being rival family run organizations to working together to manage different businesses. Among them with younger tech savvy members handling the online part of the operation, Meghan Williams. ABC news Rome news time now eleven thirteen. President Trump busy on Twitter this morning, his focus Robert Muller and the Russia probe ABC's. Karen Travers at the White House and Trump wrote a series of tweets this morning, slamming special. Counsel Robert Muller and his team of investigators the president called Muller, quote, highly conflicted and inaccurately said Muller worked for President Obama for eight years when it was just five after Muller had served as FBI director for eight years under George W Bush the president once again called the Russia probe a witch hunt which is close to the president say he had a long session with his legal team on Monday writing his responses to questions from Muller's office questions at center around alleged Russian meddling during the two thousand sixteen election cycle. Karen Travers, ABC news, the White House. Coming up after we check your, traffic.
"alec stone" Discussed on KOMO
"Alec stone. Is there it's still unknown? How many homes have burned in this fire but commanders estimating around three hundred seventy that number could go way up. Many of them were large multi million dollar homes. Over eight thousand firefighters are now on the front lines here in California firefighters are arriving from out of state to help battle flame in northern California. The camp fire has claimed twenty nine lives bringing the death toll for the entire state to thirty one airlines are now offering travel waivers to and from California for people who may want to delay their trips a boss will change in the recounts in Florida. A new lawsuit demands hundreds of thousands of votes previously set aside now be included in the races for governor. And US Senator in Florida voting by mail is pretty popular. But there's a drawback if your vote isn't received by election officials before seven pm on the night of the election. Invalid it doesn't count. Now. Democrats have filed a federal court suit saying the ballots should be counted. If are postmarked by election day and received no later than ten days afterwards. ABC's Pete combs, congress gets back to work tomorrow. Congress meeting for the first time since election day this week and a lot is happening behind the scenes government. Funding is being talked about with a looming deadline of December seventh leadership elections are scheduled to happen Wednesday. And now the Democrats have captured control of the house for the next two years. The party's most senior members are expected to regain committee chairmanships. Stephanie Ramos ABC news, the capitol, three Palestinian fighters are dead as the Israeli military, launches airstrikes into Gaza. This follows rockets fired from Gaza into southern Israel this morning. Seven Israelis have been injured. The Dow is down four hundred fifty eight points. You're listening to ABC news..
"alec stone" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"Will be prosecuted to the extent of the law. The campfire has burned ninety thousand acres. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell doesn't believe recent mass shootings will lead to more federal gun control at the federal level. Holly unlikely that there will be restrictions. On the ability to Don weapons McConnell says mass shooter seemed to be copycats, and he says gun control on people who get them legally would have zero impact the gunman who opened fire inside of a Thousand Oaks, California bar Wednesday night paused in the middle of his rampage to possibly post social media messages in social media posts obtained by ABC news killer in long road quote. It's too bad. I won't get to see all the illogical. And pathetic reasons. People will put my mouth as to why. I did it fact is I had no reason to do it in another post. He wrote, quote, I hope people call me insane. Wouldn't that just be a big ball of irony? Yeah. I'm insane. But the only thing you people do after these shootings is hopes and prayers are keep you in my thoughts every time and wonder why these keep happening, and quote, it's believed he wrote those messages either right before or during his attack ABC's. Alec stone Aurora police say they've arrested two teenagers. For a series of smash and grab burglaries. There were more than one hundred of these burglaries around the metro area since the summer police say the suspects are accused on forty one of them in Aurora. No word if they will be also charged in burglaries in other jurisdictions. Well, you know thanksgiving isn't too far away when the Denver rescue mission puts out its call for frozen turkeys to feed the needy. Nicole cheddar says they need fifteen thousand of them these turkeys, go towards the Denver rescue mission. Thanksgiving banquet, which we hold downtown. They also go towards our thanksgiving banquet in.
"alec stone" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"Story. We have new information now about how the twenty eight year old man who opened fire inside a bar in Thousand Oaks, California carried out his attack late Wednesday night, multiple law enforcement sources who've been briefed on the investigation. Tell ABC news it appears Ian, long walked into the bar immediately shot a group of employees standing near the entrance and then took a pause to taxed or post messages on social media after that pause. He then shot victims in the dance hall. We're told it is believed he was aware of the police response and was waiting for their arrival when he shot and killed sergeant Ron Hillis ABC's. Alec stone in Ventura County, California, Arizona votes hearing over early ballots in Arizona's US Senate race has wrapped up this afternoon and Republicans and Democrats agreed to give rural voters the chance to fix problems with their ballots counties that are still verifying and counting early ballots can continue to do that until five. O'clock next Wednesday Adrian Fonterra's who has Merca county's recorder joined KTAR's MAC and Gaydos to discuss the GOP lawsuit settlement that was reached. He says it's an affirmation of the practices that have always been doing and miracle accounting. I don't have any right under any circumstances to hold that away from tabulation. I don't have any right to hold that separate. So that some litigation can go beyond the time when we would have a canvas. And when I could count says he will continue to count every vote in the county until he's finished. We're expected to get some new tabulations today around five o'clock, I feel the party left me. That's former Arizona attorney General Grant woods describing why he left the Republican party when you have almost eighty five ninety percent of the party pledging allegiance to Donald Trump rather than the principles dead. I thought they believed in then it's not a place. I wanted to be anymore would says he fought the bipartisan fight for many years inside the Republican party. But now he's doing the Democratic Party. You can hear his full interview on Katie. Think tank this Sunday at one o'clock.
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"And tonight will clear by tomorrow, and we'll have. Cloudy day on Saturday. And then Sunday showers are gonna return right now in seatac we've got fifty one degrees, light rain, forty nine and light rain in effort and fifty and some showers in Libya. The Utah man accused of sending castor beans to President Trump and other government officials is charged federally and has allegedly admitted to sending the letters with more on this. We say Hello to ABC's Alec stone. He joins us from Los Angeles. Alex, let's start with who this person is also the significant of castor beans on the surface sounds rather benign. But I know it's not necessarily the case. The main ingredient in rice in but the the way to these beans were said, a nationally. There was a belief that it might have been rice in. But it takes some processing of those beings to create rice. And so these were castor beans, but they were smashed up into two more of a powder chunky form. But the the next step was in done to actually turn it into rice in. But there was a concern early on with these letters that went to a number of government officials the president secretary of defense James Mattis, FBI director, Christopher Ray, the chief of naval opera naval operations. There was a thought that this might have been racing. So precautions were taken it turned out. It was just the the castor beans. There was a cryptic note in these envelopes that had the the castor beans in them that all it said was Jack and the missile beanstalk powder. Well, one of the envelopes had the return address of the suspect. A navy veteran. William. Of Logan Utah, and he was taken into custody this week. He has now according to court documents. We got today confessed to sending those letters it appears from these court documents that now he has a background of writing about government, mind control and had different conspiracies in science advice on recipes for extracting poison from seeds, and he now claims that he has also said, according again to court documents similar letters to the Queen of England and Vladimir Putin, but but he is under arrest and the five federal charges were filed against him today. What type of potential jail time is he looking at. Well, he could be looking at years in prison because of the threat that seen as a threat against the president of the United States. He could be looking at quite some time here for these charges. Do stick ABC's Alec stone. Joining us from Los Angeles Salix, thanks so much. You gotta take some US Olympic swimmer. Ryan locked he is heading to rehab to seek treatment for alcohol addiction his represent. Additive told TMZ he's been battling addiction for many years. But he's finally acknowledged he needs some professional help to overcome his problem. It's four twenty eight matchups. Hey, remember this.
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"Jeff Fager only three days after the resignation of the network CEO, Leslie moon fees, and the president urging those living in the path of hurricane Florence to comply with all evacuation orders and emergency instructions it's for sixteen. Well, it was a big day for the folks at apple we've created several categories of technology that have had a profound impact on people's lives from the ipod the iphone the ipad to the apple watch apple CEO. Tim cook just moments before he unveiled his company's newest products and for more on that we say Hello to ABC's. Alec stone who joins us from Los Angeles. Well. Was there anything that it just blew people away? Like was there a phone the size of a brief case? Almost. Yeah. Almost is is a briefcase in a question. Would you spend eleven hundred bucks potentially more depending on the configuration for an iphone because that's where we're going now with the iphone prices. There were no big surprises. Everybody was waiting for the debate. What had not leaked out beforehand? Most of it had leaked out plus more. There was an expectation that they were going to talk about new air. Pods were waterproof for wireless charging pad. They didn't get to any of that. But they did run down the new iphone ten it's going to go. The iphone ten s is going to be the replacement for the iphone ten or the iphone X. That's going to be about a thousand bucks. The is going to be the iphone ten s max that is going to be the biggest iphone ever made six point five inch screen on it starting at eleven hundred bucks pretty much the same thing as the iphone, but just with a bigger screen, then they're going to do the iphone X are Dave no date for win. This is gonna come out. That's going to be the budget model for eight hundred bucks. Seven hundred ninety nine dollars is going to be the discounted budget model with slightly less battery power not a stainless steel case. It will be a an aluminum case a little bit of a downgrade there, but the other the defers to the Dan the ten s max will have everything we typically hear a better battery better camera better processor in it, and it's also going to cost more money and Alex when it comes to the apple watch. I know there's been a big change depending on how you look at. It. The disc could be revolutionary that. Now, it is going to have. And it will be the first over the counter device Davin electrocardiogram in in the watch. So instead of currently the way that the apple watch measures, your heart rate is a green light on the bottom of the watch that shines green on your skin, and that allows it to to see inside and to to figure out what your heart rate is. But it's not all that accurate. Will have a real e c g the day. Say will be accurate. We'll be able to notify people of a web of other issues. They they might not know they have, but has got to be careful because if they allow this electoral cardiogram to do too much into give you too much data it then becomes a health device. And then the government can regulate it. So they almost kind of have to dumb down at EC g so it doesn't become a regulated device by the government, but the heart rate, they say will be a lot more accurate using an electrocardiogram..
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"Aaron Katersky when the recession hit the city of Stockton California east of San Francisco was hit hard home, to about three hundred ten thousand people it became the largest city in the. Country to declare bankruptcy crime poverty and foreclosures followed ABC's. Alec stone tells us Stockton's visionary young mayor now wants the place to become something of a social experiment hoping it will result in better. Lives for the people who call. Stockton home Stocked in today in recovery. From the downturn which took this city to, its, knees Sautin is now officially bankrupt it was twenty twelve times were bleak in Stockton. Then the largest city in the country to go bankrupt after foreclosures, rose and jobs vanished Stockton. Couldn't keep up all of a sudden I heard like thirty gunshots violent crimes spiked poverty in this city, sky rocketed neighborhoods were left empty area police say is known for gang activity It didn't take long, through Stockton, to be named one of America's, most dangerous cities is everything was, unraveling Stockton, got a new police chief Eric Jones police chief for the city. Of Stockton California was March of two thousand twelve when Jones was sworn in leading a department that was a shell. Of its former self the cut, about one hundred positions which put, us at one of the most understaffed, agencies per capita in the country and then on. Top of that the officers who didn't. Get cut we're able to stay on the job started leaving in really what. Was the mass exodus think about this in two thousand eight the Stockton police department had four hundred. Forty one officers in two thousand twelve that number dropped to. Three hundred eighteen officers were fleeing to get out the instability, of the bankruptcy the major cuts in wages and benefits for our police officers. They started leaving literally in the droves to other police departments and they had a. High level of experience that they were taking with them so they're, very attractive to other police departments around the state even outside. The state so we just saw a huge amount of. Officers leaving the department which Plum Us even lower in our staffing numbers dead. Lack of money meant officer training was reduced broken equipment like radios couldn't be fixed and community engagement programs the evaporated. Officer.
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"His company was strapped for cash now he's testimony potential to weaken defense that is not guilty of tax evasion and thank fraud Ten months after the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history police in. Las Vegas have wrapped up their investigation into last October shooting but questions remain ABC's Alec stone The carnage was clear, immediately fifty eight victims were dead and hundreds more injured but why. It was carried out will likely never be known so, sheriff Joe Lombardo who calls gunman Stephen paddock an unremarkable man who did not set off any red, flags beforehand interview with his doctor indicated signs of a troubled mind but no. Troubling behavior that would trigger a. Call to law enforcement paddock did not leave. A manifesto police believe he was the only gunman Alex stone ABC an American employer slowed they're hiring last month as ABC's Aaron Katersky tells us the one hundred. Fifty seven thousand jobs added in July is certainly. Nothing to scoff at though it is, below the pace of hiring the labor market has, lately been used to. Economists think the slowdown reflects a shortage of qualified, workers the unemployment rate dipped to three point nine percent job, seekers found work in the construction manufacturing and healthcare sectors there were layoffs, in hobby toy and. Game stores Checking your money the Dow is up one. Hundred and thirty six points the SMP, up thirteen and the NASDAQ is up nine your next news at five. News on demand at w. r. v. dot com I see Stokes on Richmond's news weather and traffic station. NewsRadio eleven forty w. r. VA and now on ninety six point one FM.
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"Shopping inside when the standoff began everyone. Kept their cool We're just trying to. Stays quiet as possible Able to find out what was. Going on ABC's Alec stone in Los Angeles Know the idea of the alleged gunman who police say got into a gun. Battle with officers, outside the trader Joe's store ran inside. And took numerous hostages during that time. The store manager was shot and killed the suspect is twenty, eight year old gene Atkins police say before taking hostages at the trader Joe's he shot his grandmother numerous times because he was angry with her over an issue involving his girlfriend ABC's, Alec. Stone in LA several areas near the wildfire burning just west of California's Yosemite national park are evacuated the fires estimated to be over forty square miles and growing former Trump advisor Carter page denies being a spy for any foreign country as the FBI releases documents regarding a request to wiretap him in two thousand sixteen on suspicions of spying for Russia. Page tells CNN state of the union. That he wasn't even adviser to, rush there, may have been a loose conversation I'm very careful in terms of you know making sure that there's a clear record there is nothing Terms of any nefarious behavior on the wiretap application congressman Adam Schiff California Democrat it was a solid application and renewals signed by four different judges appointed by three different Republican presidents Schiff on ABC's this week a new ABC news Washington Post poll just out says just a third approve of President Trump's handling of last week's meeting. With Russian President Putin a majority of. Americans disapprove of Mr. Trump casting, doubt about, US intelligence concluding about Russia you're listening..
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"How about identifying potential voting rights violations because they would get a more accurate count than is currently available of those who are in certain congressional districts and how many really should be voting who are legal citizens but again california saying no that you're to have large groups of the population who aren't going to take part and you're not going to have an accurate representation of who is in what state what area of states what congressional districts now republicans they gained a significant advantage in redrawing maps after the two thousand ten census democrats say they're afraid that's going to happen again if there is this misrepresentation of who's really in an area that republicans could get a bigger chunk of those congressional districts again there's some criticism from democrats say believe that republicans are doing this on purpose to get that bigger chunk republicans say no this is about sarah voting abc's alec stone thank you so much alex you gotta thanks lisa and we've learned that washington attorney general bob ferguson is joining the multi state coalition in this lawsuit komo news time is five eleven let's talk some sports the mariners spring season ends today with a five two win over the excuse me a five three victory over the colorado rockies dan vogel back who had as good as spring offensively is any mariner capt his off in his final at bat today three run home run his seventh of the spring so he will carry a hotbed into the regular season opener thursday night seven ten the first pitch at safeco field the mariners taking on the cleveland indians with king felix on the mound off the field day the mariners signing jason worth to a minor league contract the outfielder is thirty eight years of age seventy games last season with the washington nationals he had to twentysix with ten doubles a triple ten homers and twenty nine runs batted in he'll hang around spring training for some extra work and see if he can play himself onto a big league roster the right now is at thirty so some trimming that needs to be done by gm jerry dipoto a manager scott service before thursday night's opener some college basketball news to pass your way malachi flynn second leading score for ernie cancer wazoo basketball team has announced he's going.