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House Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz will not run for reelection

Since late 2003 I have been fully engaged with politics as a campaign manager, a chief of staff, a candidate and as a Member of Congress. "I learned a long ...


Utah Rep. Chaffetz says he won't run for re-election

Chris Karpowitz, co-director at Brigham Young University's Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy, said Chaffetz's decision to bow out after 2018 is so...


O'Reilly Still Denies Harassment Allegations After Fox News Ouster

Fox News neocon blowhard Bill O'Reilly was officially ousted by the network Wednesday as a result of a growing sexual harassment scandal. Carlson's own entry in...


Bill O'Reilly Out At Fox News After 20 Years

Shortly after the New York Times exposé, over twenty advertisers announced they were withdrawing ads from "The O'Reilly Factor". Fox News is parting ways wi...


Arkansas inmates hit roadblocks in bid to stop executions

Anti-death penalty supporters Abraham Bonowitz, left, and Randy Gardner wait near their taped off "protest corral" outside the Varner Unit late Monday, April 17...


The sad end of Aaron Hernandez

According to a statement from the Massachusetts Department of Correction, Hernandez was found shortly after 3 a.m.in his single cell at Souza-Baranowski Corr...


Fresno Police: Killer of 3 Men Acted 'Solely Based on Race'

Muhammad grew up as Cory Taylor- his father said he was not necessarily book smart, but he was a very intelligent kid. The aftermath of Tuesday's rampage in F...


Trump's H-1B Executive Order Highlights Wisconsin Tech Worker Shortage

Such a change could affect companies, such as Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, Cognizant Tech Solutions Corp and Infosys Ltd, that connect United States technol...


Democrat closes in on Congress seat in Georgia

Democrats invested vast sums of money in the race, but Ossoff fell short of 50 percent of the vote, meaning he will face the second place vote-getter-Republic...


911 tapes in San Bernadino school shooting released

He targeted Karen Smith but also struck two of her students: 8-year-old Jonathan Martinez, who died, and a 9-year-old boy who was expected to recover. This Tues...


One killed, two injured in Blackhawk helicopter crash

A US Army helicopter, reportedly a UH-60 Black Hawk, landed hard on the Breton Bay Golf Course in Leonardtown, Maryland , at 1:50 p.m. ET on Monday afternoon...


Boy killed in school shooting survived heart surgery

Anderson was seen on surveillance video checking other doors before going to the front door and signing himself in at the office. Police say the couple, both ...


Trump signs law giving states more say in Planned Parenthood funding

Pro-life leaders applaud repeal of what they called President Obama's 'parting gift to the abortion industry'. Federal funds can not, however, go toward abort...


Protestors demand Trump release tax returns

Matt Gaetz, a Florida Republican, at a February town hall. Other Republicans, however, have joined those calling for greater disclosure on the part of the presi...


Top US boarding school details decades of sexual abuse

The report identified at least 12 teachers who have been accused of sexual misconduct by Choate graduates and detailed the school's response to such instanc...


Many Veterans Gained Health Care Through The Affordable Care Act

In 2016 a federal judge ruled against the Obama administration but allowed the Obama White House to continue providing Obamacare subsidies while the administr...


Aaron Hernandez's body found with bible verse written on forehead

Despite the not guilty verdict in his recent murder trial, Hernandez was serving a life sentence at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Facility after a previous ...


Boston Marathon 2017: How Did Runners From Takoma Park Do?

Switzer's coach in 1967 was a 15-time Boston Marathoner and didn't think a woman could do it - which energized Switzer to try. He had the 1,254th fastest time...


Killing of three white men in California city racially motivated

The driver sped to the police department for help, but Randalls could not be saved. Randalls had just joined PG&E as a customer service representative six wee...


Bill O'Reilly gets axed by Fox

O'Reilly has been enmeshed in controversy since the start of this month after The New York Times reported five women were paid about $US13 million ($A17 milli...


Survivors, family gather for Oklahoma City bombing memorial

Hundreds more were also injured during the bad event. Timothy McVeigh was executed for his crimes June 11th, 2001 - exactly three months before the September ...


Shooter in California killings gets 100 years in prison

Lampley who is said the be the gunman was sentenced to100 years to life in prison. All three killers offered statements of remorse in the packed courtroom, pa...


Bill O'Reilly Has Been Fired by Fox News

News broke On April 1 that the former talk show host reportedly settled with five women who "had complained about sexual harassment or other inappropriate beha...


Arkansas suffers 2 setbacks to multiple execution plan

Outside groups and the candidates spent more than $1.6 million a year ago on a pair of high court races that were among the most fiercely fought judicial campai...


US VP Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 per cent'

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday put Japan on notice that Washington wants results "in the near future" from talks it hopes will open markets to U.S. P...


Former NFL star was serving life sentence

Details have continued to emerge regarding the discovery of Aaron Hernandez's body, and the condition in which he was found. Leslie Walker, executive director...


Alleged Trump Supporter Tom Brady Skips Patriots Victory Party at White House

Tom Brady bowed out of the event early Wednesday morning citing "personal family matters". "Our team has accomplished something very special that we are all...


Judge blocks Arkansas from using execution drug

A group of Arkansas inmates is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block upcoming executions in the state, citing concerns with one of the lethal injection drugs. ...


Miami's Chen pulled from no-hit bid to start 8th vs Seattle

Otherwise, Chen has kept Seattle hitters guessing. He was pulled by manager Don Mattingly after throwing 100 pitches, and the bullpen sought to finish what the ...


Ivanka Trump 'won China trademarks as she dined with President Xi Jinping'

The scenario underscores how hard it is for the president's daughter, to separate business from politics in her new position at the White House. And while Iv...


Arkansas high court issues stay for 1 inmate

Anti-death penalty supporters Abraham Bonowitz, left, and Randy Gardner wait near their taped off "protest corral" outside the Varner Unit late Monday, April 17...


Park Service: Grand Canyon search complex

As part of the investigation, officials are going over videos of the area taken by drones with the hope of finding evidence of where they might be. It also sa...


Bill O'Reilly reacts to leaving Fox News; still denies harassment claims

Bill O'Reilly isn't hiding his displeasure at being forced out of Fox News. But after the New York Times report , advertisers including BMW of North America,...


Death row killers given stay of execution in lethal injection dispute

Kissel). That cleared the way for Arkansas to proceed with executions of the six remaining inmates, scheduled for April 24 and April 27. But on Tuesday, P...


DeJon Jarreau, Brison Gresham, prized UMass basketball freshmen, to transfer from program

The pair of close friends and New Orleans natives were signed by coach Derek Kellogg past year. "Lastly, I would like to say "thanks" to the new coaching staf...