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Gorsuch sworn in as 113th Supreme Court justice

The second oath-taken only by judges-was administered by Gorsuch's former high-court boss, Justice Anthony Kennedy, for whom the younger judge clerked in 1993 a...


Berkeley's Cancellation Of Ann Coulter's Speech Proves The Rioters Won

Responding to a tweet , Coulter insisted the event was not canceled and that she would be there. In a letter to Berkeley College Republicans, who organized...


Bernie Sanders: 'I'm an Independent'

All of this means the political machine being created by the Independent Vermont senator (still not a registered Democrat) could become a strong underpinning ...


Trump slams first 100 days construct - after repeatedly embracing it

But Trump's claim about the "ridiculous standard" he thinks he's being held to is odd, because during the campaign and just after, Trump himself repeatedly tout...


United Airlines changes crew-booking policy after passenger's removal

The latest people to benefit from a battle to offer the best deal might be flight passengers, who stand to gain in a big way as competing airlines respond to Un...


Trump's top court pick Gorsuch sworn in

Judge Gorsuch echoes the qualities of Justice Scalia, making him the ideal replacement to restore conservatism and balance back to the Supreme Court. "Republi...


Colorado Justice Neil Gorsuch's first day on the Supreme Court is today

Gorsuch thanked his new colleagues for the "very warm welcome" he said he had received. "We wish you a long and happy career in our common cause". For all 85...


UK announces schedule change for baseball series with LSU

Nick Coomes came through with a two run-single. Zach Reks' RBI-double in the bottom of the fourth gave the Cats a 3-0 cushion. The two teams will conclude the s...


Trump sets US tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review

Because Republicans in Washington generally agree that tax rates for businesses and individuals should be cut, many saw Trump's election - which gave their part...


More Officers On Leave After United Incident

This week, a disturbing video circulated showing a bloodied United Airlines passenger being dragged off his overbooked flight. That is not who our family at U...


Jason Chaffetz says he may leave Congress early

Utah's Republican governor, Gary Herbert, has said he's not likely to seek another term , leading observers to speculate that Chaffetz may run for the pos...


Death penalty critics speak up as U.S. judge blocks series of executions

The ruling came down on Saturday, as Judge Kristine Baker made a decision to halt the executions due to concerns over the drugs the state planned to use. McKess...


Dortmund Bus Attacker Had Profit in Mind

Three letters had been left at the site of the attack to steer investigators towards inferring a terror motive, but prosecutors last week expressed doubts about...


Arkansas executes Ledell Lee in first lethal injection case for 12 years

Anti-death penalty supporters Abraham Bonowitz (l.) and Randy Gardner wait near their taped off "protest corral" outside the Varner Unit late Monday. . Gallini ...


South Korea says keeping guard up ahead of Pyongyang army celebration

Haley's comments followed President Donald Trump's recent statement that the US wants peace - and that how much North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un also wants pe...


How the new 'Trumpcare' proposal could affect consumers

U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-NH, hosted a roundtable discussion with Manchester Community Health Center (MCHC) leaders and staff this week, according to a pre...


Accused gunman in Fresno shooting spree charged in motel murder

During Wednesday's press conference, Dyer said that Muhammad planned to kill as many white men as possible and blamed that demographic for problems in the black...


Trump Order To Target Foreign Worker Visa Programme

Trump will sign the so-called "Buy American, Hire American" executive order during a visit to Snap-On Tools in Kenosha, Wis . Around 85,000 foreign workers...


Voters disapprove of how Trump administration is handling healthcare, Quinnipiac poll shows

However, the concessions - mostly the ability for states to get a waiver to eliminate so-called essential health benefits and the community rating - may drive...


Where Does The Trump Rally Rank After 100 Days?

He was discussing the 100-day session of the 73 U.S. Congress, but over time this term has changed to refer to the first 100 days of a new president. But some...


Colombia president asked to testify in campaign probe

A few days ago, a meeting, or rather a gathering, held between former Colombian presidents Andres Pastrana and Alvaro Uribe with US President Donald Trump was m...


Justice Department Issues Warning To Las Vegas Over Immigration Enforcement

The Justice Department claimed illegal immigration into the country has increased crime in these cities. The letters demand that each jurisdiction provide ...


Thousands attend March for Science protests around the world

When politicians cater to fossil fuel interests by denying the basic realities of climate science and pursuing anti-science climate policy, they endanger the ...


Key US Sanctuary Cities on Notice, Comply or No Grant Money

Hitt pointed out that Philadelphia's crime rate is at a 40-year low. "It is an unacceptable statement that denigrates the people of New York City and the ...


Georgia election a 'wake-up call' for US Republicans

President Trump took credit for helping to block Democrat John Ossoff from getting an outright win in a congressional special election in Georgia. Democrat Jo...


Pence reaffirms refugee deal to go ahead

The fallout over the deal has strained the typically cozy alliance between the US and Australia. Under the deal, the USA would take up to 1,250 refugees housed ...


Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

The money could be withheld in the future, or terminated, if local officials fail to prove they are following the law, wrote Alan R. Hanson, acting head of the ...


North Korea threatens 'super mighty pre-emptive strike' against US

With both Washington and Pyongyang ratcheting up the rhetoric, fears are growing in the region that a military flashpoint could be imminent. This comes as Nor...


US Supreme Court to allow Arkansas execution

On Wednesday, an Arkansas circuit court had barred the use of paralytic vecuronium bromide, one of three drugs in the lethal injection cocktail. Another state...


Dayton opens door to tax hike-free transportation plan

We meet again bright and early Monday morning to work out the differences between the House and the Senate bills. The GOP-controlled House and Senate have app...


Kansas outcome a warning to GOP

James Thompson, the Democratic candidate, said, "Mr. Estes did not beat us". Many argue that last night's close race is a sure sign of surging Democratic mome...


Justice Dept. sends warning letter to sanctuary cities

The Trump administration has formally notified the state of California that sanctuary city policies are jeopardizing federal grant funding. The letter , se...


Fresno shooter 'not a terrorist', but a racist

In the next three minutes, police say Muhammad killed two more people and shot at several others, shooting 16 rounds of bullets on a stream of people who happen...


Sanders Defends Campaigning For Anti-Abortion Rights Democrat

Perez and Sanders, D-Vt., the progressive who was defeated by Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, will be in Las Vegas on Saturday. Bern...


Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Hodges Community Center on Saturday, April 8

Big beeping eggs weren't alerting the participants to danger but allowing a visually impaired boy experience an Easter tradition like never before. Goshen C...