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Tropical Storm Cindy turns deadly approaching Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana near the Texas border early Thursday morning, threatening to bring strong winds, rain and poten...


Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

A memorial service will be held for the 22-year-old student at Wyoming High School in OH on Thursday as the coroner continues to try to determine the cause of h...


It's so hot in Phoenix the airlines can't fly, here's why

Larger Boeing and Airbus jets can fly in temperatures as high as 53 degrees Celsius. National Weather Service meteorologist Kate Guillet said temperat...


NY lawmakers adjourn without deal on NYC schools

Control will then revert to a mosaic of local school boards. Flanagan has refused to pass an extension unless the cap is lifted on the number of charter schools...


Amber Alert issued for missing 4-year-old girl

The two were last seen around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. Police believe long is in extreme danger. If you've seen them, call state police at 1-800-882-4453 or 911...


Longmont weather: High of 99 with a slight chance of afternoon showers

Wednesday Night .Mostly cloudy. A few showers/storms. Then turning partly cloudy. Wind: SE 5-10 miles per hour. Highs are expected to be warm near 90. Monday -...


Republican health care bill demands transparency

The Senate bill also cuts off Obamacare's Medicaid expansion more gradually than the House legislation, which passed on May 4, and it removes language res...


Trump takes U-turn, says we have great relationship with China

There will be more interviews and records reviewed. The bill would require the Treasury to issue regulations requiring a license for transactions related to t...


Doctors Say Scalise Remains In Critical Condition, Shows Signs Of Improvement

Democrat Cedric Richmond, a fellow Louisiana congressman, said as many others did that Scalise is a fighter. Bailey was spotted on Friday in the Capitol, on c...


Shooter Had List With the Names of 6 Congresspeople, Says FBI

Hodgkinson left his home in Belleville, Ill., in March and drove to the Alexandria area, where he then lived in his vehicle at a YMCA across the street from th...


Senate GOP health plan may not protect millions on Medicaid expansion

WASHINGTON (AP ) - Republican senators complained about their party's secretive health care bill Wednesday, a day before GOP leaders planned to finally releas...


EU Barnier assures of Brexit compromises

In the second step, "we will scope our future partnership". The first day of the Brexit negotiations brought the news that they are going to be focused first ...


China working to ease N. Korea situation

US President Trump said earlier this year that he would be open to talking with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un one-on-one under the right circumstances, but W...


Trump Calls The Health Care Bill He's Been Praising 'Mean'

Bill Cassidy (R-Louisiana). Among a variety of differences between the two Republican efforts, one is especially rankling to Democrats: the senators of the Bu...


Scalise upgraded to fair condition a week after shooting

Scalise faces a long road of rehabilitation, but doctors "fully expect to him to walk. and hopefully run" in the future, Sava said. He has required surgery seve...


1 dead as Cindy spins severe weather along Gulf coast

The boy's name wasn't immediately released. Mid-Wednesday afternoon, the NHC said Cindy had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour and is moving northwe...


Washington Redskins get help in their trademark case via Supreme Court ruling

The Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) denied the band's request for a trademark, finding their name could offend Asians. The law prohibited registration of tr...


Forecast: Afternoon Showers May Darken The First Day Of Summer

It will also be a bit more humid and still warm on Friday with highs in the mid 80s. After that, it's smooth sailing, with a much drier, milder pattern for at...


Coalition forces shoot down Iran-made drone in Syria

On June 8, a USA fighter jet shot down another Iranian-made drone that dropped a bomb near forces patrolling the base at Tanf. USA -led coalition forces had...


Phoenix heat stops planes from flying

Construction crews rebuilding the damaged spillways at the United States' tallest dam have switched to morning and graveyard shifts to avoid 115-degree temperat...


Dead in Tropical Storm Cindy, La. Gov. Issues State of Emergency

National Weather Service forecasters estimate the storm has dropped up to ten inches of rain in some areas. Rainfall of six to nine inches - even up to 12 inc...


DeVos Appoints Loaning Know-It-All To Head Federal Student Loans

He started a company that communicated credit card transactions as they happened for card holders to see, and ran Reunion Financial Services, which starts and r...


Uber CEO, Founder Travis Kalanick Resigns

Some experts believe Uber will look for an outsider with turnaround experience. He will, however, remain on Uber's board. Uber's Chief Business Officer ...


Key Issues to Look for in the Senate Health Care Bill

They want members to vote on the bill before anyone understands it, and certainly before the American people get an idea of the scale of disaster that Washingt...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions obtains private lawyer for Russian Federation probe

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has hired longtime friend Charles Cooper to be his personal lawyer amid an expanding investigation by the special counsel ...


Dems come up short in special elections, but find a silver lining

The Georgia special election to fill the seat vacated by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price drew the most attention. Handel was second in a "ju...


It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

Dozens of flights leaving the Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix have been canceled on this first day of summer. That was the case in Phoenix ...


Uber reverses course, will allow tipping for drivers via app

Drivers will get every penny and the company says they will also be able to cash out tips and earnings at their convenience. "It all depends on the service ...


Senate plan would halt Obamacare penalties and taxes

Variations of those features have been resurrected in the new Senate bill, although there is some new language giving states some flexibility in how they will d...


The Supreme Court has a chance to restore democracy to redistricting

Democrats hope a favorable decision will help them cut into Republican electoral majorities. Even as the court agreed to hear the case , the justices sent ...


Republicans Are Preparing For Defeat By Trying To Distance Trump From Trumpcare

Sen. Bernard Sanders, Vermont independent, told progressive demonstrators on Capitol Hill on Wednesday "to rally the American people, to tell the Republican lea...


US Ex-Security Chief Concerned By Efforts To Breach Election System

Johnson , who worked for Democratic President Barack Obama , is slated to testify on Wednesday before the House intelligence committee, which is investigat...


Extreme heat forces flight cancellations in southwestern US

Three flights bound for Phoenix , two of them American, had been canceled. The local Fox News affiliate in Phoenix said the cancellations mostly affected...


Cindy To Make Landfall Overnight; Life-Threatening Flash Flooding Possible

However, individual thunderstorms within the passing rain bands are still capable of brief, intense downpours and officials warn that the worst is not over ye...


Canadian Man Charged In Stabbing Of Airport Officer

Officer Neville was stabbed multiple times in the neck. Ftouhi appeared in a US federal court Wednesday and heard the charge against him. He's charged with co...