New York Attorney General on Trump University: ‘This is straight up fraud’

Thursday June 02, 2016 – New York’s attorney general, who is leading a lawsuit against Trump University there, made his view of the case clear on Thursday: “It’s fraud. This is straight up fraud.” Eric Schneiderman laced into presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump over the suit during an appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” repeatedly describing the businessman as dishonest and ...

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Police in Germany arrest 3 Syrians over alleged ISIS terror plot

Thursday June 02, 2016 – Three Syrian men were arrested Thursday in Germany on suspicion of planning a terror attack on Dusseldorf on behalf of ISIS, the German attorney general’s office said. The three were caught separately in the states of North Rhine-Westphalia, Brandenburg and Baden-Wurttemberg, the attorney general said in a statement. German officials requested extradition of a fourth ...

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U.S. labor market boosts economic growth outlook

Thursday June 02, 2016 – U.S. private employers increased hiring in May and new applications for jobless benefits fell last week, further boosting the economic outlook for the second quarter. Another report on Thursday showed planned layoffs by U.S.-based employers fell 53 percent to a five-month low last month. The steady stream of upbeat data suggest the economy is regaining ...

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Apple, energy stocks bring Wall Street down

Thursday June 02, 2016 – U.S. stocks fell on Thursday morning, weighed down by a fall in Apple as well as a drop in energy companies after OPEC failed to agree on output policy. Oil prices dropped about 2 percent and the S&P energy index .SPNY tumbled 1.13 percent. Major oil producers Exxon and Chevron  were down about 1 percent. ...

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Donald Trump is about to make his most controversial decision yet

Thursday June 02, 2016 – If the rumors are to be believed, Donald Trump is preparing to make one of his most controversial decisions yet. The Republican candidate is turning his mind to his running mate – the person who would become Vice President if ‘The Donald’ wins the ultimate prize. The veteran Washington lawyer A. B. Culvahouse has been tapped ...

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The Latest: Police zoo review to look only at boy’s family

Thursday June 02, 2016 – CINCINNATI — The Latest on the killing of a gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Police investigating after a 3-year-old boy got into a Cincinnati Zoo gorilla exhibit and was dragged around by a massive gorilla that had to be shot to death to ...

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