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Cleared in arrest of Miss Black Texas, police chief quits

She allegedly started to walk away from the scene after being told to stay. She then called 911 before being arrested. This undated photo provided by the Hunt...


Weatherford International PLC (WFT) Position Boosted by Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK

The Stock had a 1.89 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.89 and 2 respectively....


Woman Falls From Amusement Park Ride

She was rushed to hospital after falling from the gondola ride but has not sustained any serious injuries. Instead, he filmed a tense, life-threatening situ...


Lower rhetoric to help ease tension in Gulf

The GCC, or Gulf Cooperation Council, includes Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and Kuwait as well as Qatar . Several demands put forward by the natio...


Gov. Rick Scott to Name Jimmy Patronis Florida CFO

He served for eight years in the House before being appointed by Scott to serve on the Public Service Commission, the state agency that regulates utilities. As ...


Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in death of Baby Doe

Suffolk County prosecutors argued McCarthy, the then-boyfriend of Bella's mother Rachelle Bond , killed Bella and then put her body in a trash bag and dumped i...


AP analysis indicates Idaho district lines favor Republicans

Republicans have controlled the Idaho Legislature for almost six decades, but a national Associated Press analysis shows that the state GOP may have gained ev...


Teen hurt after dropping from ride at Six Flags

The Sheriff's Office did not say what the girl was doing and how she ended up hanging from the ride in the first place. "Thank god she was there because maybe...


Casey urges action against GOP health care plan

In nearly the exact words used yesterday by Collins , Heller said he could not support any bill that took away health insurance from "tens of millions of peo...


Trump, after giving incomprehensible statement on Comey tapes: 'It wasn't very stupid'

Reports in recent days have pointed out that lawyers working on the probe have donated to Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama's campaigns. "With Trump saying ...


Glo greets Muslims on Eid-el-Fitri

Hillary Clinton resurrected the event when she was First Lady in February 1996, hosting about 150 people for a reception for Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the end of...


Adjunct College Professor Fired In Wake Of Heated Fox News Interview

Durden, an adjunct professor at Essex County College, appeared on Carlson's show on June 6 and defended a Black Lives Matters' Memorial Day celebration which on...


Property Owners Lose at US Supreme Court in Development Case

The efficiency gap formula compares the statewide average share of the vote a party receives in each district with the statewide percentage of seats it wins, ta...


Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

But outside the courthouse, his publicist, Andrew Wyatt, spoke again as if the mistrial amounted to vindication, saying Cosby's legacy had been "restored". He s...


Republican senator has 'very serious' concerns on USA health-care bill

He has considerable firepower to win votes, by guaranteeing amendments that would address the concerns of individual Republican senators and playing on their ...


'Lets Not Rush This': Senators Urge Health Care Vote Delay

If three Republican Senators vote no on the Senate legislation, the measure will fail. The holdouts are expressing willingness to negotiate, but many of the...


Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'

As CNN reports , the teenager, from Greenwood, Delaware, fell from Sky Ride , a slow, "gondola-style attraction" at The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom in ...


Judge Declares Second Mistrial in Trial for Police Killing of Samuel DuBose

Tensing testified he shot DuBose because he feared for his life after his left arm became trapped inside DuBose's moving vehicle on July 19, 2015. The trial too...


US OKs sanctions bill to punish Russia

The question of new Russian sanctions has been raised by a number of senators in both parties after the intelligence community announced in January its conclusi...


Schumer gives health care passage '50-50 chance'

Walker said he's spoken with McConnell and other Senate leaders and called on them to change the bill before holding a vote. He can afford to lose the suppo...


Senate Bill To Replace Obamacare Could Be In Jeopardy

The Democrat reiterated her opposition in a statement to The Associated Press on Sunday, saying the health care bill being pushed by Senate Republicans is a "mo...


SpaceX sticks Falcon 9 landing twice in one weekend

SpaceX has recovered rockets multiple times on the barge, known as a drone ship, and on land back at Cape Canaveral. Roughly eight minutes after the launch, ...


Trump Questions Why Obama Administration Didn't Thwart Russian Election Meddling

The Russian scheme, which USA intelligence agencies concluded was wide-spread and intense, was meant to distort information in order to hurt Democratic nominee ...


1 killed, several injured in 2-car crash in Sidney

Jason Heard told a news conference. "Our performance at Dayton Air Show is to be determined", one tweet said. Heard said the pilot suffered some lacerations...


Gunman who shot U.S. politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation

Officials did not disclose the names. He said Hodgkinson had never posted direct threats against members of Congress or the Congressional baseball game, but s...


Not 'that far off' from passing health-care overhaul

Shortly after the 142-page bill was distributed, more than a half-dozen GOP lawmakers signaled concerns or initial opposition. Republicans have been say...


Trump confirms he called the Republicans' healthcare bill 'mean'

Trump later criticized the House bill privately as " mean " and this week called for a health plan "with heart". The Senate bill would also erase the ...


Surgical strikes prove India can defend itself: PM Modi

But the handshake, or variant thereof, might also be the most that comes out of this first meeting between the two right-wing majoritarian leaders of the world'...


Supreme Court rules disparaging trademarks protected by Constitution

The Slants challenged that rejection as a violation of free speech rights under the U.S. Constitution's First Amendment, and the Supreme Court agreed. As you'l...


Sweat, NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby

Jack Harrison got the party started in the 33rd minute when he found some space in the center of the box and sent a curling shot past Luis Robles . The visi...


Man catches girl who fell from NY amusement park ride

She lets go, strikes a tree limb on the way down, and is caught by people in the crowd. They then encouraged her to let go so they could catch her. Her fall...


Jury deliberations begin in police shooting

Dominique Heaggan-Brown, the former officer, was charged with homicide late a year ago for fatally shooting Sylville K. Smith , who fled from a traffic stop...


Police Remove Disabled Protesters Outside Mitch McConnell's Office

Members of ADAPT , a national grassroots disability rights organization, staged a "die-in" protest at McConnell's office in an attempt to stop what they se...


Arrests at Capitol of health bill protesters

The 28 female and 15 male protesters who were arrested were transported to Capitol Police headquarters for processing, authorities said. "Everyone's going to ...


Trump cancels Obama's 'one-sided' Cuban deal

Likewise, Trump will not cut off recently resumed direct U.S. -Cuba commercial flights, but will impose additional restrictions for personal travel to the isl...