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"Cuba's regime is brutal", Donald Trump closes Obama's opening

Trump announced Friday that he would be rolling back former President Barack Obama's deal with Cuba to end the decades-old embargo. -Cuban diplomatic, soci...


Two children shot outside elementary school in Chicago

He says the girls were taken to Comer Children's Hospital. WMAQ-TV said the injuries were not life-threatening. "The individuals being shot at then ran back i...


Yoko Ono, a co-producer on 'Imagine,' gets writing credit

Before Ono was given co-songwriting credit to " Imagine ", she was only credited as co-writer for one track, "Oh, My Love", in the 1971 album even though she wa...


Protests over Minnesota police shooting result in 18 arrests on freeway

In reaction to the verdict, Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton offered his condolences to the Castile family, calling his death "a awful tragedy" in a statement th...


Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Just Ended In A Mistrial

The victim was not looking for a hot lay. Although more than 50 women have come forward to tell comparable stories of being drugged and then sexually assaulte...


Senate overwhelmingly approves new Russia, Iran sanctions

Then it will be brought before US President Donald Trump , who will have to either sign or vetoit. Finally, it provides that no sanctions can be lifted by th...


Senate passes Iran 'non-nuclear' sanctions bill

It adds to the sanctions the USA has already imposed on the IRGC and individuals and entities linked to it. Boroujerdi further said that Iran will take ne...


New York Yankees: The Legend of Aaron Judge Continues to Grow

Judge is, as they say, the complete package. "I'm just concerned with us putting as many wins in the win column as we can", Judge said, continuing his mantra ...


Year After Slippery Escape, Warren Jeffs' Brother Is Caught

Jeffs, the 57-year-old brother of polygamist Warren Jeffs and a leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, was captured in S...


'Unprecedented Constitutional violations': Two attorneys general sue Trump

Monday's complaint said that businesses owned by Trump diverted money from other businesses in Maryland and D.C. and that Trump's position unfairly helps ...


Hawaii becomes first state to enact law aligning with Paris agreement

Della A. Belatti in a House media release. U.S. President Donald Trump said last Thursday that he has made a decision to pull the United States out of the ...


Ramirez 2 HRs, Indians beat Twins 9-3 in doubleheader opener

Ramirez led off the top of the sixth inning with a solo home run to right field, his 11th on the season, and later in the frame, Zimmer grounded into an RBI fie...


Trump attends Gorsuch Supreme Court ceremony

The President's opponents say that this is how American Democracy is supposed to work, and that the previously unheard of courts are the only thing protecting...


Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe

On Wednesday, Vice President Mike Pence took what he later described as a "very routine" step of hiring outside counsel to represent him. "Witch Hunt" he twee...


Seven sailors missing after U.S. destroyer collides with container ship

The ship's commanding officer was among three people aboard to be hospitalised. Earlier, the U.S. Navy said one of its destroyers, the USS Fitzgerald , had ...


18 protesters arrested for blocking Minnesota freeway after Philando Castile verdict

Anthony police Officer Jeronimo Yanez was cleared of all charges in the fatal shooting a year ago of Castile . Prosecutors questioned whether Yanez had even se...


Ignatius: Trump should ignore friends and leave Mueller in place

I always speak for myself and not the president, he has his own spokesmen, although I think they are in need of help from time to time . He said the presid...


Joe Scarborough: Donald Trump Never Discussed Firing Robert Mueller as Special Counsel

The Speaker then went on to discuss the policies and issues the House is focusing on aside from the Trump investigations. If Trump were to make such a move, he ...


Trump tries to fire up tax reform, health care agenda amid turmoil

Pointing to previous comments that GOP senators might retain 80 percent of the elements of the already-passed House plan, the group argued that still puts 509,6...


Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances

And second, said Nichols, the tweet appears to be Trump "attacking the Justice Department ". Mueller has been assembling a legal dream team of inve...


Secret Service Says it has 'No Records' of Trump White House Recordings

Though donor meetings in the White House are not uncommon, "the briefing was seen as notable in GOP finance circles partly because of the timing". An event re...


James Hodgkinson's Wife Makes Statement Outside Belleville Home

Bill Euille, former mayor of Alexandria (Va.), speaks about James Hodgkinson , whom he knew from the YMCA, on Wednesday June 14, 2017 , in Alexandria, Va. A...


Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'

Trump wrote on Twitter, in a pair of messages that ended with a reference to his campaign slogan "Make America Great Again". Pence headed the Trump transition u...


The FBI isn't releasing Comey memos to media

It was unclear if Trump was referencing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein or Special Counsel Robert Mueller . It wasn't clear whether the president wa...


Trump admits he is under investigation

Last month, Rosenstein sent a memo to Trump raising concerns over FBI Director James Comey - concerns the White House then cited as a central reason for C...


Judicial Watch: Special Counsel Mueller Might Have to Go

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, warned on Twitter that "If President fired Bob Mueller, Congress would immediately re-establi...


Top Three Miss Cut At US Open As Four Others Share Lead

World number one and defending champion Dustin Johnson is among the late starters and will have to improve on Thursday's three-over effort if he hopes to take...


Judge Declares Mistrial In Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case

The case focused on claims made by Andrea Constand that Cosby drugged and molested her in his Philadelphia home in 2004. Then, prosecutors would get fou...


Shooting at San Francisco UPS Warehouse

The gunman then allegedly shot Wayne Chan, 56, in the back before he walked closer and "finished him" - and pursued a fleeing 46-year-old Mike Lefiti to shoot h...


Scalise still critical but improved

Scalise and four others were shot Wednesday morning during a Republican practice for the annual congressional baseball game . But he recorded a message that ...


Establishment candidates prevail in Virginia governor primaries

On the GOP side, former Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie is seen as the front runner over Prince William County Board Chairman Corey Ste...


Trump cancels Obama's 'one-sided deal' with Cuba

It is not yet clear how exactly the rules will affect tourism, as Trump alluded to a "travel ban" in his speech Friday, but the official White House statement ...


Judge Declares Mistrial In Cosby Sexual Assault Case

The famed comedian's defense had supported a mistrial but Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin R. Steel quickly announced that he will retry the case . O'...


Newt Gingrich, Who Led Impeachment of Bill Clinton: "The President"

If you need further proof of what a slimy hack and hypocrite Newt Gingrich is, just look at what he said at the National Press Club on Friday. While speaker o...


Donald Trump 'yells at TVs in the White House' about Russian Federation investigation

The US president's attack, which appears to target Rod Rosenstein , the deputy attorney general whois leading the government investigation, reflects Mr Trump'...