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U.S. Accuses China of Abetting Ransomware Attack
"Hack of Microsoft earlier this year that compromise tens of thousands of computers worldwide. Here's a B CS Pierre Thomas, the U. S government is accusing the Chinese government or senior elements within it directly working with criminal hackers. The NSA, FBI and Homeland security claim that the People's Republic of China has been contracting with and profiting from criminal hackers who attacked companies around the world. China also accused in a list of other cyber threats, including ransomware attacks from hackers connected to the Chinese government and targeting companies with demands for millions of dollars. Chinese not responding to this just yet, but a foreign Ministry spokesperson has said in the past Attribution of cyber attacks like this needs to be based not on what they call groundless accusations, and there's also new demands today to ban the sale of certain cyber spyware across Europe, the US and in Israel. This after it was discovered spyware from an
"pierre thomas" Discussed on Catholic Culture Audiobooks
"But never on this point. Here i thus ask you urgently men and you also women because motherhood we have said is a participation in fatherhood an immediate participation i ask you to pose to yourself the question from holy scripture which god himself poses. If i am a father wear is the honor which i am. Do put yourself as the head of the life of a family like that which directs itself around you and through you if you have been given some spiritual fatherhood in teaching for example one must also require as in all fatherhood that they're being this honor in this respect i ask you to ask yourself simply very simply this question. Where is the honor. Which i am do as a father does it exist. Does it exist enough. Do i enforce it enough. These rights which i do not have the right to touch because the other rights of divine fatherhood which i represent. I am bound to respect these rights. Incidentally very assuredly and very necessarily i cannot make them respected. If i do not respect them myself in all ways and under role aspects here men it is absolutely necessary that i balanced doctrine by supplementing it and that is preserved by the fact all sorts of misunderstandings and practical errors. You fathers and we will never know enough to say how venerable this is but alas you remain at the same time as all of us core men full of faults and this one does wrong to that one you bear. This treasurer of fatherhood and fragile vessels said saint paul subject to all sorts of breaks and cracks. Keep vigil attentively jealously so that these faults of men do not harm the authority of the father. Especially i put you on guard against an all too natural tendency nearly fatal to all poor human beings who take on authority and insidious tendency if it were not the majority of the time perfectly thoughtless and thus even more dangerous the tendency to want to shelter talk to pass on his. Contraband your human faults under the loyal banner of your fatherly authority. Do not fool yourself know. Well that the child even very young sometimes especially very young is terribly perceptive in this area. You will not succeed in your heavy handed attempts or rather you will only succeed in insinuating in his spirit and in his heart some formidable questions and dire doubts about your authority and especially about the usage which you make of it. I owed you wash apostolic frankness. Because of my infinite respect for your paternal authority. I am convinced that if you ask yourself these big questions in a manner absolutely sincere in placing yourself before the reality which is here he will glimpse that all of you have at least some faults with which to reproach yourselves i ask you to make a resolution on this point every time that one finds oneself before truth especially truth of this importance. One must always make resolutions. Truth wants to be practical. It asks for practical resolutions. These will be different for each of you. According to your place according to your children and among yo- children each of them has particular..
Body-Cam Footage of Ronald Greene's Death Shows Police Dragging Him
"Some police body cam footage from a traffic stop years ago, raising some fresh quest questions tonight about police use of force. The AP obtained this video from Louisiana. That's where Ronald Green, a black man was stopped, taste, beaten and dragged by state troopers. Now Green died that night back in 2019, as we hear from ABC is Pierre Thomas. I'm sorry. In crypts of a 46 minute video police seem tasing him. Punching him on one point, dragging him by shackled feet when he's already handcuffed. The green family has been demanding justice claiming a cover up and Louisiana State police have a statement out tonight about this. They say the case is still under investigation, and they say the video was not obtained through official
Giuliani Speaks for First Time Since Raid
"His New York City apartment and office were raided by the FBI and electronic devices sees President Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, calls it unfair. ABC News chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas Giuliani's lawyer, telling ABC News. The feds are looking to see whether Giuliani was working as a foreign agent for clients in the Ukraine while he was pressuring that government to investigate Joe and Hunter Biden Giuliani denies it. He also says federal prosecutors are out to get him because they're jealous of his success. President Biden says he's keeping his distance from the investigation, insisting he was not told in advance about the Giuliani Ray starting
"pierre thomas" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX
"Pierre Thomas. President Biden says North Korea's latest short range missile test shows Nothing's changed in that country's weapons programs in the press department, whose business is usual, there's no noodles no, don't know right on what they did. The president says. North Korea's ignore the White House attempts of new negotiations over its nukes program. California state prisons will soon resume limited in person visits for inmates more than a year after they were stopped due to the Cova 19 pandemic. Grammy Award winning singer BJ Thomas says he's been diagnosed with Stage four lung cancer actor George Segal is died. He got an Oscar nomination for 1966, who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? In with most recently seen as a laid back grandfather, with plenty of advice to give On the ABC sitcom The Goldberg Siegel is 87. You're listening to ABC News on our top story. Help is on the way. That's the message Conveyed in Governor Kate Browns 10 Point Economic Recovery Plan, which was revealed today eliminated Katie Exes. Rick Stevens has more the challenge of equitably dividing Oregon share of the $6.4 billion in federal American rescue plan. Money was governor Brown State of Priority is she revealed her 10 Point plan for the state. Calling it a road map to economic recovery. The governor said the plan is intended to help Oregon families and businesses. She said it will do so by providing a framework for recovery related to covet 19 of the wildfires with the specific focus of strategically supporting black, indigenous and people of color communities, which the governor noted, were disproportionately impacted by the pandemic. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley is working to pass the For the people acted, gets its first hearing tomorrow. He says it would remove barriers to voting the central right. Of each citizen's opportunity to participate in the election through the ballot box is again under attack. The bill would create an independent commission in each state to drop political boundaries eliminated the so called dark money that can fund campaigns and and voter suppression. Republicans are opposed. They say it would federalize the election process and limit the power of secretaries of state. Following weeks of rising gas prices. Triple A's Marie Dodd says the increases or slowing the national average for regular ticks up half a cent. 2 to 88. The Oregon average climbs three cents. 23 16 dot says last demand growing supply and lower crude oil prices are taking pressure off gas prices, but it's only temporary is more people get vaccinated and restrictions or relaxed..
Two charged in assault on police officer Brian D. Sicknick, who died after Jan. 6 Capitol riot
"You man have been charged with assaulting Capitol police Officer Brian Sickening who died the day after the insurrection. ABC chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas federal prosecutors charging 32 year old Julian cater of Pennsylvania. And 39 year old George 10 EOS of West Virginia with assaulting, sickening, accusing the men of using toxic chemicals possibly bear spray on sick Nick and
Justice Department says an Oath Keepers leader waited for Trump's direction before Capitol attack
"Donald Trump's legal team gets ready to make their case A B C's chief justice correspondent Pierre Thomas tells the start here Podcast on ABC. There are some new federal charges in connection with the January 6 deadly capital riot. Some of these charges are against the group. That calls themselves the oath keepers, according to this affidavit. Some of the planning took place in November when suspected oath keeper a woman by the name of Jessica Watkins discuss operational plans with the co defendant, Thomas Caldwell. That included quote establishing a quick reaction force stationed near the capital to provide weapons and to await orders to enter D. C. Under permission from Trump. Not a minute Sooner. End quote. Five people died. As a result of the riot are New York Governor Andrew
ATF, FBI offer $75K reward for info on Washington DC pipe bomb suspect
"We turn next to news in the investigation after the deadly riots at the capitol tonight the fbi now increasing the reward for information about the suspect after those pipe bombs were found in dc. The day of the siege and tonight also news of an arrest in the case of that officer crushed in that doorway. Here's our chief. Justice correspondent pierre thomas. Tonight the arrest of those involved in the capital insurrection. Mount suspect remains elusive. The person who planted those two pipe bombs at the nearby democratic and republican headquarters tonight the fbi and atf. Increasing the reward to seventy five thousand dollars for any information about who's responsible but it's the hunt for the bomber continues. We're learning chilling details about other suspects arrested including authorities. Say this man seeing crushing dc police. Officer daniel hodges in that doorway hectic makaay of connecticut remaining in custody after being arrested following the tip to the fbi from childhood friend. Also being held william calhoun who allegedly bragged on social media about kicking down the door to speaker pelosi's office part of an angry mob which he said would have torn into pieces and denying bail to kowloon. Who's an attorney. The judge described him as a threat. A man whose mind had been poisoned and who has no respect for the laws of the united states
Analyzing the police response to Washington, DC's Capitol siege
"Around the the riot riot to to the the U. U. S S Capitol, Capitol, especially especially when when it it comes comes to to the the response response by by the the Capitol Capitol Hill Hill Police Police vault. vault. Unfortunately, Unfortunately, lies lies with with the the Capitol Capitol Hill Hill police. police. Even Even President Trump now is critical of the Capitol police. But I think the question is how far up does it go? D C Attorney General Karl Racine and ABC is Pierre Thomas has police knew all about the potential for problems. There were post warning of violence on social media on right wing websites from groups like the Boogaloo and the Proud Boys. The Anti Defamation League put out a release earlier this week. Learning specific threats to members of Congress. More than 50 officers were hurt, clashing with the mob. But they're also videos that appear to show officers moving the barricades aside up. There we go. Another one in a rider Selfie, Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell, demanding steps to address quote, shocking failures in the Capitol security posture and protocols. For what it's
Woman dies after shooting in U.S. Capitol; Washington, D.C. National Guard activated after mob breaches building
"Russians continuing to swirl around how that mob of pro Trump supporters was able to breach security barriers of the U. S Capitol, forcing members of Congress to barricade themselves in their offices and in galleries. One woman was killed. Three died after medical emergencies and more than 50 people were arrested. Police say They also recovered two pipe bombs do the scene. As well as a long gun and Molotov cocktails found in a cooler just blocks away. Those suspected explosive devices were discovered at the Republican and Democratic National Committee headquarters. The news chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas, ABC chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl has more on President Trump's response to the violence calls to the White House press office. Go on answered. I've tried to call the chief of staff on answered. I've even tried to reach out directly to the president because none of those who speak on him our response on his behalf for responsive shortly after the capital was secure, Congress solidified Joe Biden's November win by ratifying the Electoral college vote count.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KGO 810
"US bound passengers who connect in London from another country are exempt. Aaron Carter. SKI ABC NEWS NEW YORK Health experts are urging Americans to stay home over the holidays and ABC News investigation found that 18 of the largest counties in the US all jump in cases the week following Thanksgiving. ABC is Pierre Thomas has one man's story. Christmas Eve. This message. Cancel your plans. Stay home for nine months. Joe Bruno in a Chicago family were so careful about covert 19, but a week before things giving his sister a hairstylist. Negative covert test, so they thought it was safe for her to stop by to cut Joe's hair there, Mom Carol tagged along. It was a brief visit. Within days. All three had symptoms. His mother died. His father might also died. Unaware his wife was gone. He sees Pierre Thomas Congress trying to find a new compromise on the cove ID relief package and government funding Bill. President Trump says he won't sign it unless stimulus checks or increased. He's in Florida now for the holidays last night, issuing another round of pardons. Two days 41 pardons The president issued that second batch just yesterday and on this list are some of the closest allies to the president. You have Roger Stone you have Paul Manafort. These are two men who were convicted after the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. ABC is Rachel Scott reporting from Washington. You're listening to ABC News. Hi. I'm Rick gentleman with a warning. Millions of people are buying stocks they think are low in price. Watch out. A lot of investors have no idea the risks they're taking. But you are holding steady, right? You haven't made a trade all year. That could be a problem, too..
Foul play suspected in deaths of sergeant and veteran at Fort Bragg
"On Wednesday. NBC's chief justice correspondent Pierre Thomas. Reports on the latest developments in North Carolina officials say their bodies were found next to one another. The men have been identified as active duty. Green Beret Master Sergeant William Levin, an Army veteran Timothy Duma's a defense official, telling ABC News that foul play is suspected and that no weapon was found at the scene. Authorities are still looking into another death of a Fort
Foul play suspected after two bodies found at Fort Bragg, North Carolina
"A defense official says Two bodies were found in a training range at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Wednesday. An Army Green Beret and an army veteran officials say their bodies were found next to one another. The men have been identified as active duty. Green Beret Master Sergeant William Levin, an Army veteran Timothy Duma's a defense official, telling ABC News that foul play is suspected and that no weapon was found at the scene. ABC NEWS chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas
19-year-old man suspected of plotting to kill Biden
"Teenagers in custody with federal authorities, saying there was a plot to assassinate Joe Biden. Here's ABC News chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas with details. Seattle Man is in custody as authorities investigate potential plots to kill presidential candidate Joe Biden newly available court documents offering chilling details about 19 year old Alexander treatment. Treatment, bought an AR 15 style rifle and travelled within four miles of the vice president's home the spring, and investigators also discovered a written checklist that ended with the word
Alleged militia members arrested on terrorism charges
"Accused members of an extremist militia group among 13 the suspects in custody in an alleged plot against the governor of Michigan. And there is evidence that Two of those men were part of a raid on the state legislature in the spring. Here's NBC's Pierre Thomas photos confirming that some of the men charged an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, where President when demonstrators, some of them heavily armed storm the statehouse in April. Sources tell ABC News as suspects Michael and William No were among those at Michigan's capital that day. Armed and apparently angry into states locked down due to the pandemic. Authorities claim the two men served his lookouts, while other militia members took photos and video of the governor's vacation home with the gold to attack before Election Day. Governor Whitner has criticized President Trump for inciting The extremists. The president, countering that witness should thank him because federal authorities foiled the plot.
Alleged militia members arrested on terrorism charges
"Developments in that alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen whitmer before the election foiled by the FBI and state authorities thirteen suspects now under arrest seven of them. Alleged members of an anti extremist, I should say an extremist, Melissa Group all charged in the alleged domestic terror plot, two of them brothers scene at the far left and the right here took part in an armed protest against the governor's covert restrictions in April. So tonight here what and who authorities say they're now looking for and the Michigan Sheriff who some say is words appeared to defend the suspects. Here's ABC's Chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas Tonight. Tonight photos confirming that some of the men charged in an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer were present when demonstrators some of them heavily armed storm. The State House in April sources tell ABC News Suspects Michael and William. No were among those admissions capital that day armed and apparently angry at two states lockdown due to the pandemic authorities claimed the two men served as lookouts while other militia members took photos and video of the governor's vacation home with the goal to attack before Election Day time was of the essence in terms of moving Oregon. From Law Enforcement Perspective and my worried about other events. Absolutely I am ABC News learned authorities are going through documents computers, an any smartphones they can get access to an urgent effort to determine if there other co conspirators in wiretapped obtained by the FBI after infiltrated the group one member allegedly says Governor Whitman quote has no checks and balances at all. She has uncontrolled power at the time of the April demonstration the president signed with those angry that Whitman's restrictions went too. Far tweeting liberate Michigan just one day prior her he unveiled the White House's toughest guidelines for reopening America but saying the governor's would call the shots they all want to open nobody wants to say, but they wanNA open safely do I president trump also calling the governor that woman today she fired back tweets he posted last night still criticizing her you know a decent human being would pick up the phone and say are you OK since he first called me that woman from Michigan? We saw an increase and hateful language in Social Media Vice. President Biden also pushing back. Has To realize the word he utters matter. So. Let's bring bringing Pierre. Thomas with us live again, tonight NPR amid all of this we also had news today that a sheriff in Michigan who spoke one of those rallies in protest of the lockdown months ago has now made some new comments that some said appeared to defend suspects. That sheriff attended one of the rallies challenging the governor's lockdown. I watched the video and while he doesn't condone violence, he does suggest that perhaps the men were planning to arrest the governor that sure of clearly is not on the same page with the FBI which claims this was a real plot to kidnap the governor not some attempt to make a citizen's arrest.
Feds bust alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer
"The FBI and state authorities saying they stopped an alleged terror plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer then arrested 13 suspects, including seven alleged members of a right wing militia group. Here's ABC News chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas. With details be I infiltrated in wiretap one of the groups After getting a tip that the men were allegedly plotting against police and planning to attack the state Capitol in an attempt to overthrow the government. With an informant listening in, they call Whipper, a tyrant, one of the suspects saying, snatch and grab the government. Just grab the expletive. The allegedly wanted to take her to a secret location in Wisconsin for a trial, a trial that would end execution
Black motorists and pedestrians are more likely than white to be pulled over in most cities including Los Angeles, Chicago, and Philadelphia, with equal odds in Houston
"Or pedestrians were more likely to be stopped by police and white drivers or pedestrians in several major U. S. Cities that, according to an ABC News analysis of data recorded by local police departments on millions of traffic stops over the last several years, in that dramatic video that shocked the nation. 32 year old Blondeau Castille killed by a police officer in 2016. Fatally Fatally shot shot in in a a traffic traffic stop. stop. That That was was a a case case of of mistaken mistaken identity. identity. The The officer officer looking looking for for a a robbery robbery suspects, suspects, Castille Castille was was not not involved involved in in any any robbery robbery and and had a license to carry a weapon. And while the Casteel case is an extreme example of what could happen during a police traffic stop An ABC News investigation in partnership with are owned and operated stations showing in a number of major cities, Black Americans are far more likely to be stopped than white Americans. In Minneapolis, five times more likely in Los Angeles in Chicago four times more likely three times more likely in Philadelphia in San Francisco. In some other cities, the rates are more equal. ABC News founded in Louisville in Houston, Black Americans are as likely as White Americans to be stopped by the police. But for many African Americans, traffic stops evoke intense feelings of fear. Driving while black and dealing with law enforcement is one of the most serious and daily encounters that could happen to a person of color these days could still have been stopped by police 52 times between 2002 and 2016, according to data compiled by the U. One year police pull could steal over eight different times. Most of the stops for minor traffic violations. It could be a song. It could be a kid. I see walking down the street. I think about my nephew. Every single day Traffic stops can create severe financial pressure could still was hit with more than $6000 in fines and fees, even though half of the charges were dismissed. That's ABC is Pierre Thomas. Come on news time.
Harvard Researchers Find Racial Disparities Across Court Systems
"Law. School reports is black and Latino defendants in Massachusetts or more likely than white defendants to be locked up for offenses involving drugs and weapons, The report says. They also get longer sentences than white people sent to prison for similar crimes. This study was commissioned by the His Supreme Judicial Court several years, Harvard researchers found significant racial disparities in the handling of weapons drug cases. Researchers also found disparities in Senate's lengths are in part because black and Latino defendants tend to face more serious initial charges. Than white ones. Despite nationwide attention on racial injustice and ABC News investigation finds In many cities, black drivers are continuing to be pulled over at higher rates than white drivers. NBC chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas has some of the finding in Minneapolis five times more likely in Los Angeles in Chicago four times more likely three times more likely in Philadelphia and San Francisco in some of the cities. The rates are more equal. ABC News founded in Louisville in Houston, Black Americans are as likely as White Americans to be stopped by the police.
Trump commutes Roger Stone's sentence
"Was widely anticipated. But Friday night President Trump made it official. He commuted the sentence of his longtime associate, Roger Stone, who had been convicted of seven felonies, including lying to Congress, witness tampering and obstructing Congress in the Russia investigation. ABC News chief Justice correspondent Pierre Thomas discussed Roger Stone's case. With Attorney General William Bar Just this week. The attorney general reiterated this week in an interview with us that he believes that Roger Stone's prosecution was righteous, and he he believes believes believes that that that Roger Roger Roger Stone Stone Stone deserve deserve deserve prison prison prison time. time. time. But But But he he he acknowledged acknowledged acknowledged that that that it it it was was was going going going to to to be be be the the the president's president's president's Col. Col. Col. Stone Stone Stone was was was scheduled scheduled scheduled to to to report report report to to to prison prison prison for for for 40 40 40 month month month incarceration incarceration incarceration next Tuesday. Fast moving
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KOMO
"Differently ABC's Pierre Thomas thanks is always appreciated thanks very according to a twenty sixteen justice department report one in four police officers in the United States is either black or Hispanic or black officers the past two weeks have been a very different experience that for many of the rest of us ABC's laudable leases been talking to some of those officers get there perspective when I take off this uniform I am Sandra bland when I take off this uniform I am Brianna Taylor sergeant Carl however it has been on the front lines of protests and demonstrations in Denver Colorado I can tell you that that that blue uniform is a barrier for people seeing my message saying my values that's aside as a black woman she stands in solidarity with the demonstrators saying issues that they're fighting we're along those same lines the devaluing of black lives the abuse of power systemic racism we're still having to March we're still having to encourage someone to open up their eyes to see the black perspective all things from the black lands and so when I'm out there I'm like wow we were still having to do this in twenty twenty and that's a shame and that's disappointing she says it is a difficult position to be in with calls nationwide too deep on the police or abolish department altogether there's two ways ways that you can fix something you can fix it from the outside and then you can choose the fix it from the inside like myself and hundreds of other minority officers have decided to do this system of policing this this policing machine wasn't designed for us you know we have to be honest about that after the death of George Floyd Brianna Taylor and so many others concerned about systemic racism in law enforcement has come to the forefront chief Medaria Arradondo with the Minneapolis police department race is inextricably.
Intel report warns Zoom could be vulnerable to foreign surveillance
"On it a warning from homeland security today about zoom ABC's Pierre Thomas as an Intel report suggested zoo may be vulnerable to foreign surveillance because it was developed in China soon telling ABC news that the U. S. government's intelligence is heavily misinformed they claim the child as workers do not have the type of access that would allow them to spot in use of zoom for teleconferencing has exploded during this
"pierre thomas" Discussed on WSB-AM
"Floyd open W. S. B. nine WST news times a minute past ten o'clock he arrived at the courthouse this morning dressed in a grey pinstripe suit a tie and suspenders Will Rogers don't get any prison time he said to be cents this hour Roger stone close ally president trump will learn how much if any prison time you will get after being convicted last November of lying to Congress witness tampering and obstruction of Congress this morning we find out what the judge will put stone in prison what's unclear is whether stone will get another trial but could he be pardoned by the president as ABC's Pierre Thomas reporting over to get it Harvey Weinstein's rape trial as the jury deliberates for a third day the sixty seven year old charged with first degree criminal sexual act two counts of rape and two counts of predatory sexual assault charges are based on and Miriam Haley's testimony that winds dean forced oral sex on her in two thousand six and the Jessica man's testimony that he raped her in twenty thirteen during what was described as an abusive relationship Weinstein has maintained that any sexual contact was consensual the jury made up of seven men and five women if convicted on the most serious charges Weinstein could face between five years in prison between five and twenty five years in prison top local news every thirty minutes and when it breaks ninety five point five W. SB depend on it another urging state lawmakers to get tough on those who sell vaping products in our state my son suffered so bad MS and Hammerstein Swanee mom Amy said Rick is hopeful the bill sponsored by representative Barney rich will pass this session helping others to avoid what her son went through it would tack on the seven percent excise tax and require all retailers to obtain a state licensed to sell the products if they think that they'll lose their license to sell the product they're going to enforce the law that we don't have the same epidemic with tobacco and alcohol right now that we're seeing with fake from the state capitol center parish.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on News Radio 1190 KEX
"From, ABC, news I'm Michelle Franzen President Trump attempting to clarify statements at the summit Tuesday at. The White House the president said, he misspoke saying he meant to say the word wouldn't instead of wood when talking about Russian interference in the election ABC's Jonathan Karl says that may. Not be enough I don't think that his efforts to offer a, clarification are gonna please many people focused so narrowly on. On one, sentence I mean the whole tone of the press conference was. What was condemned the fact that, he was asked you know about the state of US Russian relations and whether or not the Russians bear responsibility or blamed for. Any of it and he seemed to suggest did it was the United States or at least as much in not, not Putin zone actions that were to blame a twenty, nine year old Russian gun rights activists was indicted in federal. Court on charges she acted as an agent of a, foreign, government officials say Maria Bettina entered the US son an f. one student visa in two thousand sixteen and targeted political candidates to secretly. Advance Russian interests ABC's Pierre Thomas tells us she's due back in court Wednesday denying anyone doing. An attorney calls the charges overblown, saying she's only here to improve US Russian relations but she faces up to fifteen years in prison if convicted MGM resorts owner of the Las Vegas. Mandalay bay hotel is suing more than one thousand survivors of the, sniper shooting in October that killed fifty eight people at. An outdoor, concert the company says it needs to protect itself from being. Held liable for the bullets that, rained down from its hotel room ABC's legal analyst Royal Oakes tells us why this is the litigation version of the maximum the. Best defense is good offense at the risk of assume NAMI of bad.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KOMO
"Interview with trump attorney and former new york city mayor rudy giuliani last night giuliani said the trump did repay his attorney michael cohen the one hundred thirty thousand dollars for the arrangement and assisted did not come out of campaign funds trump says the agreement was to stop daniels for making false and extortionist accusations about an affair she says she had with him more than a decade ago former trump campaign aide tells abc news special counsel robert muller's team is still very much focused on whether there was collusion between the trump campaign and russia during the election more from abc's pierre thomas trump political adviser michael caputo helped in the early stages of the campaign from trump tower says he won't soon forget the grilling he says he took from two fbi agents and a prosecutor with the special counsel team three hours plus they weren't pulling any punches at some points in time got kind of frightening caputo says the agents knew so much about his life it scared him they know everything appear they know more about what i did in two thousand sixteen than i do but will the investigators after they're talking about the timing of some things that happened at the campaign at the convention i think they're completely focused on collusion with russia according to caputo there was a lot of focus on the hack of the dnc by russian operative known as goose for and wikileaks which published stolen information this is historic assessment on whether muller is anywhere near done investigating possible collusion i'm hoping this end soon but it sounds to me like they have more digging to do today give you any sense that they have anything i believe that they they think they're onto something what that is i don't know but they're not messing around caputo says investigators pepperdine with questions abolish friends the president's personal attorney.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KOMO
"Pierre thomas miss follow the pattern russia's i've been very active thursday alexa every time there's been a recent controversy quarter when the nfl taken meeting issue which evolved president trump may she's a race immigration and gun violence they tried to intensify the debate last week the nation's top intelligence officials reminded that the russians are still meddling and that they're coming in the two thousand eighteen congressional midterms so this is an ongoing issue another surprise that they would try to take advantage of it horrific tragedy in florida in this case there reports of twitter accounts suspected of ties to russia is pushing articles in videos to exacerbate feelings on each side of the gun control debate the ideas to push stories on both sides of the debate to inflame passions and so to scored is what the justice department calls it information warfare an assault on a very democracy that's abc's pierre thomas president trump tweeted several posts about russia and the obama administration this morning abc's karen travers with the latest president trump riding on twitter this morning quote i have been much tougher on russia than obama just looking for facts but he has yet to impose new sanctions on russia as punishment for interfering in the 2016 election and a possible deterrent from doing it again in this year's midterms congress overwhelmingly passed legislation last summer calling for new sanctions but the trump administration says just the threat of that action has impacted russian military deals president obama did take action against russia at the end of 2016 his administration expelled a 35 russian intelligence operatives and sanction five russian entities and four individuals over its alleged interference in the 2016 election karen travers abc news the white house and today the trump administration introduced a new proposed rule that would allow insurance companies to once again sell lowcost insurance policies for up to a year the plans may be low cost but some may find the coverage lacking here's serena marshall with more from the washington bureau of abc news the trump administration is going to allow the sale of shortterm cheap and less comprehensive health care plans the policies are less expensive because they are not subject to the requirements of the affordable care act like mandating the central health benefits such as emergency maternity are mental health care the administration says they offer affordable alternatives critics say they put consumers at risk by driving.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KOMO
"And on the komo app on your smartphone you fbi pushing back against president trump proclaims complete vindication and the russia investigation from that republican memo alleging fbi bias against his administration the fbi telling abc news senior justice correspondent pierre thomas trump and his allies were engaged in an all out assault on the integrity of their institution make no mistake his constant pressure on the justice department is not the north and critics said it creates the impression that he's tried to control the institutions that was supposed to have a level of independence to investigate national security matters without political interference two people dead after an amtrak train hit a passenger train in lexikon county shock carolina early sunday morning dozens were injured some with broken bones others had minor injuries passenger derek parra way says he was sleeping on that train and hit his head amtrak curl is very professional getting its caddick collected chained uh first responded showed up really quick i mean that's been a pretty russell morning but everybody seems to be taking a fairly well as more than one hundred million americans get ready to watch super bowl fifty two thousands of security officers working behind the scenes to keep minneapolis safe skiing time for us and we are ready the fbi's rick thorpe nonsecurity efforts being put in place for the super bowl including thousands of surveillance cameras perched across the city seventeenhundred federal aged said law enforcement officers from sixty police agencies sixty six thousand fans will be screened before entering us bank stadium though dhs secretary christian nielsen points out some we'll be able to do it off site at the mall of america giving has to wait in line freezing cold temperatures were the single digits officials say as of now there are no credible security threats ryan burrow abc news minneapolis here to puget john we look out the window again today and more rain and we even have a flood watch in fact some of the rivers are filling be because a factor snow levels up to seventy five hundred feet it's been a rough winter and you probably need a break while hebron luck colors can superman.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on WLOB
"Of ourselves and i'm bothered by the lack of emerging evidence about underlying the underlying crime that there was actually collusion coordination between the trump white house and so what's happened is we've surrounded the president with this legal minefield and donald trump thing donald trump steps oliver legal minefield the blows them up six ways from sunday but it's become an investigation about itself and you know i lived through whitewater live for a lot of these and there's a lot of shady behavior that don't rise to the watergate level and i'm just afraid were being swallowed up by the politics of scandal when there's less and less evidence that they actually colluded maybe that'll come out that so far it has an bothers that's never trumper that's an never trump republican david brooks he's starting to get uncomfortable about the lack of evidence of collusion between donald trump and russia how 'bout abc's pierre thomas did you hear this pretty big story you know he's got the glasses kinda bald head on abc wide very deeply respected investigative journalist got big sources in washington your did you hear what he shed on abc's this week he says that his sources say that robert muller hasn't even decider whether to investigate president trump as part of the russia probe yet which of course completely contradicts the unnamed sources from the walk to the washington post say they're giardi investigation underway pierre thomas was george bush say well muller hasn't decided yet whether even investigate donald trump rabin play do you realize how we're being played the russian collusion story is wrap the democrats know it the washington post knows it the never trumpers no it i've said this all year they will never ever ever be able to establish how that one vote one vote was impacted by mike flynn knowing somebody in russia they will never ever be able to substantiate that this is a political distraction and and the and the which magazine to me is that everybody knows everybody knows all the players note it's gain they play meanwhile this country is still having to be run we still have to get things done president trump's agenda for which he was elected has to be implemented and and we've got to get we have we we must demand that this singular figure who is under attack from all sides.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KARN 102.9
"This week now that you have more background the pierre thomas does with respect to the justice department's position on a sitting president united states let's listen the what he had to say cut five go the president in that tweet basically said he believes he's under investigation that sin could become a reality the former fbi director james comey laid out what he believes is a disturbing case he said that the president asked him for loyalty of basically asked him to stop the investigation into former national security advisor michael flynn and he said he was fired statue that he basically said just just to language he basically told him the stop he basically said now he did whatever the test as he didn't say that dini mr journalist pays only and you know what else and he might go ahead investigation now muller faces a huge decision does the president who says there's no wrongdoing here or does he go after the president in a way that james comey wants him to do now my sources at telling me how iowa maybe james colmey should be investigated for obstruction of justice he said the way james colmey want him to do that present tense that's not past tense is james comey stoned robin us i'm just curious his james comey stonewalled in this he shouldn't be other than being a witness such as he is go ahead the begun some preliminary planning talks with some people in the administration but he's not yet made that momentous decision to go for a fullscale investigation he's not yet made that momentous decision to go for a fullscale investigation so what's the point of this report i don't even understand it but if mr mollar makes a momentous decision to go for a fullscale investigation a fullscale investigation of what mr thomas pierre thomas here suggesting obstruction because he basically said and basically this that is trump why would you have a fullscale obstruction investigation if you cannot bring criminal charges against the president and he's the one you're investigating for obstruction you see how bizarre this is ladies and gentlemen the reporting his misleading it's inaccurate the journalists for the most part are knuckleheads and dunces if not doctrinaire leftists you're not getting straight stories you're not even getting.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KELO
"Abc's this week now that you have more background than pierre thomas does with respect to the justice department's position on a sitting prison united states let's listen to what he had to say cut five go the president in that tweet basically said he believes he's under investigation that soon could become a reality the former fbi director james comey laid out what he believes is a disturbing case he said that the president asked him for loyalty basically asked him to stop the investigation into former national security advisor michael flynn and he said he was fired staff that he basically said just just listen to language he basically told them the stop he basically said now he didn't whatever the test as he didn't say that dini mr journalist base or he and you know what else am i go ahead investigation now muller faces a huge decision does the president who says there's no wrongdoing here or does he go after the president in a way that james call me wants him to do now my sources of telling me how iowa maybe james colmey should be investigated for obstruction of justice he said the way james colmey wants him to do that present tense that's not past tense is james comey stoned robin us i'm just curious his james comey stonewalled in this he shouldn't be other than being a witness such as he is go ahead the begun some preliminary planning plaza talks with some people in the administration but he's not yet made that momentous decision to go for a fullscale investigation he's not yet made that momentous decision to go for a fullscale investigation so what's the point of this report i don't even understand it but if mr muller make say momentous decision to go for a fullscale investigation a fullscale investigation of what mr thomas pierre thomas here's suggesting obstruction because he basically said and basically this that is trump why would you have a fullscale obstruction investigation if you cannot bring criminal charges against the president and he's the one you're investigating trip structure.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KHNR 690AM
"Rise to the watergate level and i'm just afraid were being swallowed up by the politics of scandal when there's less and less evidence that they actually colluded maybe that'll come out with so far it hasn't evolved as let's never trumper that's a never trump republican david brooks he started to get uncomfortable about the lack of evidence of collusion between donald trump and russia how 'bout abc's pierre thomas did you hear this pretty big story you know here's got the glasses kinda bald head on abc why very deeply respected investigative journalist got big shortages in washington you're did you hear what he said on abc's this week he says that here's sources say that robert muller hasn't even decider whether to investigate president trump as part of the rush appropriate which of course completely contradicts the unnamed sources from the walk to the washington post showed their giardi university urged underway pierre thomas george bush kwell muller hasn't decided yet whether even investigate donald trump reeve play do you realize how were being played the russian collusion story is wrap the democrats know it the washington post knows it the never trumpers no it i've said this all year they will never ever ever be able to establish that one whoa no one vote does your impacted by mike flynn knowing somebody in russia they will never ever be able to substantiate that this is a political distraction and and the and the which magazine to me is that everybody knows everybody knows all the players though it's a game they play meanwhile this country is still having to be run we still have to get things done president trump's agenda for which he was elected has to be implemented and and we've got to get it we have we we must demand that this singular figure who is under attack from all sides.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on World News This Week
"They're the president reportedly asked coats to intervene in the investigation into fired national security adviser michael flynn the president also reportedly called coats and nsa director admiral mike rogers and ask them to publicly declared there was no collusion with russia they refused according to the washington post rogers is former deputy wrote a memo at the time documenting that phone call and now the special council investigators want to talk to all three men also this week attorney general jeff sessions faced tough questions on capitol hill but the firing of fbi director james comey and his own ties to russian officials a b c senior justice correspondent pierre thomas with more further the cameras of the american people attorney general jeff sessions in the hotseat you solomon for fellow the truth and the whole truth nothing but the truth of god added fleet sessions defiant saying he recused himself from the russian investigation from the very start because he was on the trump campaign are accused myself from any investigation into the campaign for president but i did not rookies myself from defending not honour against scurrilous and false allegations but sessions was repeatedly pressed about any meetings with the russians as a member of the trump campaign in particular a possible third beating he never acknowledged within candidate donald trump was to speak and the russian ambassador was there if any brief interaction occurred in passing with the russian ambassedor during that reception addi not remember and this suggestion.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on WGTK
"I'm waiting for a description and what's her name by the winter circle circle winner winner webb reality winter reality winter is being described pierre thomas abc news here's our she's describe i by fred seveli goal good here's where cubs it gets interesting she's a british we know she's a bernie sanders supporter we know she was anti trump we know she's in all these that you have a family described her she lifts weights she's a patriot as to the rashed not one word about the fact that she's a liberal democrat bernie sanders socialist loving social justice warrior who hates donald trump you think that might speak to her motivation of leaking things possibly i i went to bed so angry i went to bed so disgusted by stomach was cherney i said to myself i don't care how well regarded abc news might be they are frauds pierre thomas you're fraud david muir you guys are lying you are show hellbent on destroying trump you won't tell the truth to the stare hit the face and on on this close to walking away completely from even engaging in the mainstream media i'm not kidding i don't think it's good for i don't want to go to bed angry i i hate to go to bed angry denise i have this rule about going to bed of the like most couples good at egger you can't sleep it's not good try to resolve it i don't know how to resolve this other the trying to figure out how to find pierre thomas his phone number and call of and say how in the heck can you leave out that part of her story did you do that intentionally and of course the answer would be hubbard hamad avas hamadeh well you know we did we ran out of time we did the was important they live their lawyers show i don't know maybe give me some advice ed morressy a little bit later on the show to talk about the james comey testimony tomorrow but i i feel free to give me or to judge worth have you walked away from the.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KVNT Valley News Talk
"Is being described pierre thomas abc news here's all she's described by fred seveli goal good here's where it comes it gets interesting she's a british we know she's a bernie sanders supporter we know she was anti trump we know she's in all these that you have a family described her she lifts weights she's a patriot as to the rest not one word about the fact that she's a liberal democrat bernie sanders socialist loving social justice warrior who hates donald trump you think that might speak to her motivation of leaking things possibly i i went to bed so angry i went to bed so disgusted by stomach was churning i said to myself i don't care how well regarded abc news might be they are frauds pierre thomas you're fraud david muir you guys are lying you are so hellbent on destroying trump you won't tell the truth at the stare hit the face and and on this close to walk it away completely from even engaging in the mainstream media i'm not kidding i don't think it's good for i don't wanna go to bed angry i i hate to go to bed angry denise i used to have this rule about going to bed with like most couples good have been angry you can't sleep it's not good try to resolve it i don't know how to resolve this other they're trying to figure out how to fight i'd pierre thomas his phone number and call of and say how in the heck can you leave out that part of her story did you do that intentionally and of course the answer would be a hub in a hub in hamadeh well you know we did we read out of time we did that was important they live their lawyers so i don't know no maybe give me some advice ed morressy a little bit later on the show to talk about the james comey testimony tomorrow but i feel free to give me your two cents worth have you walked away from the mainstream.
"pierre thomas" Discussed on KOMO
"Pierre thomas hubbard you protests erupted lawmakers proposing the new law banning socalled sanctuary city earlier this month the protesters getting inside the house sparking a scuffle between legislators one state representative told others that he'd called the immigrations and customs enforcement on the protesters you get what and he said yes i called us the turks is required to comply with federal authorities that request local law enforcement detain those suspected of being in the country illegally and allows officers to ask anyone when they're detaining about their immigration status something critics say is an invitation pool report the trump administration withhold federal funding to sanctuary cities those limits cooporation with federal immigration enforcement you knew issued an executive order in january tying billions in federal funding to immigration enforcement in order that was blocked last month by federal judge some cities including new york philadelphia chicago are posing the trump administration immigration crackdown the justice department is threatening to deny grass those that don't comply abc's pierre thomas president trump is urging republican leaders to change senate rules and approve sweeping tax cuts trump tweeted that it could be done fast and easy if a 60vote threshold is lower to a simple majority of fifty one in the senate he said the house healthcare bill should also be taken up quickly the president also predicted the democrats would do it no doubt nothing is likely to happen quickly in the senate on taxes or healthcare komo.