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Two attorneys general sue Trump: Checks and balances 'are failing us'

Trump and his lawyers have argued the emoluments clause does not cover fair-value transactions, such as hotel room payments and real estate sales. The govern...


Governors ask Senate leaders to stop Trumpcare rush

The group said it opposes the bill the House narrowly passed last month, citing its deep cuts to Medicaid, the federal-state health insurance program for lo...


Rep. Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition

The House majority whip remains in serious condition at Medstar Washington Hospital Center. U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise speaks to the media aft...


Rob Gronkowski and crew tally obscene bar tab at casino

For the amount of money the guys spent on alcohol, it might as well have been spewing out of personalized fountains at Gronk's table at Shrine nightclub in F...


United States police under scrutiny over pregnant woman's shooting

The officers arrived at Brettler Family Place 3, an affordable housing complex, and went to the fourth floor, where they said Lyles confronted them with a knife...


6 killed in I-10 pileup caused by dust

New Mexico State Police are investigating a 25-vehicle pileup on Interstate 10 at Mile Marker 11 Westbound near Lordsburg. Arizona Department of Transportat...


Scalise Family: This Father's Day Has a Special Meaning

Congressman Steve Scalise has undergone another surgery as he recovered from Wednesday's shooting in Alexandria, Virginia. A rifle bullet hit his left hip, sh...


Ford to import Focus small car from China in 2019

These savings include the scrapping of the all-new facility of Mexico that was announced earlier in the year. Focus's production has been shifted from place t...


Crews remove Confederate statue from park in Orlando, Florida

The confederate statue will be relocated within the confederate veterans section at the Greenwood Cemetery. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer chose to relocate the sta...


8 players the Devils could lose to Las Vegas in Expansion Draft

Think about it. In the past year since the Golden Knights were officially accepted, there has been a cottage industry created around speculation over who would ...


S. Korea's Moon: N.Korea bears responsibility in US student's death

Last week Tillerson said the U.S.is "moving into this next effort of are we going to have to.... start taking secondary sanctions", but so far the Trump admin...


Will Grier ruled eligible to start against Virginia Tech

He transferred from Florida to West Virginia after the season, but it was initially unclear if he would have to miss an additional half-season beyond his transf...


Condition of U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman improves to 'serious'

Dr. Jack Sava , the director of trauma at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, said this afternoon that Scalise had "sustained a single rifle wound that e...


Top US diplomat asks for "flexibility" as Congress passes new Russian Federation sanctions

The Senate bill proposes adding restrictions to banks' and energy companies' ability to raise capital, and allows for new sanctions on state-owned entities in...


Gunned US congressman in critical condition after third surgery

Despite his optimism, Sava said Scalise's condition remained critical: "He will require additional operations to manage abdominal injuries and other bone injuri...


SCOTUS' Partisan Gerrymander Decision Will Impact North Carolina

The Supreme Court agreed to hear a redistricting challenge from Wisconsin , but the arguments in that case are very similar to ones from a challenge against vo...


Congressman Shot on Ball Field Is Recuperating

He arrived "in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", Sava said, adding that now, "we are encouraged by improvement in his condition". His fami...


Trump slams 'cowardly' Comey as Sessions prepares to testify

Trump concluded the morning tweets with an attack on Democrats, calling them "obstructionists". Comey testified that he was confused when he heard the pr...


Lordy, there might actually be tapes of James Comey, Donald Trump conversations

On Friday, Trump fired off a tweet that appeared to blame Rosenstein for the appointment of a special counsel and ABC News reported that the deputy at...


Severe weather expected to affect 60 million Americans Monday

Here are the main threats with the severe weather. Flash flooding is also possible throughout New York, New Jersey and CT as part of this storm. The bulk of t...


Virginia Police Explain Lack Of Hate Crime Probe

Hassanen and a group of more than a dozen youths had just finished eating at a McDonald's and were heading back to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS ) ...


Trump lawyer: "There is no investigation"

Then Wallace pressed him about what Trump meant when he tweeted Friday , "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire ...


American band the Slants win Supreme Court battle over offensive trademarks

Tam argued that the name was chosen so the band could "reclaim" the term and strip it of its derogatory meaning toward Asians. "If Daniel Snyder wants to ge...


All eyes on Georgia ahead of significant special election

Then she found her cause in 30-year-old Democrat Jon Ossoff , who is aiming for a major upset in Georgia's 6th Congressional District runoff Tuesday against ...


Theresa May condemns 'sickening terrorist attack on Muslims'

The van hit a group that was helping a man who had collapsed outside the Finsbury Park Mosque. "In this case, if you compare it to other attacks in the period...


Supreme Court to consider limits on partisan drawing of election maps

In May, the Supreme Court invalidated state electoral maps in North Carolina, after finding that Republicans legislators re-drew them to diminish the politica...


Despite tweet, lawyer says President Trump not under investigation

Vast amounts of allegedly damaging material have been leaked about "contacts" between Trump supporters and Russians in the last few months. Gorkov was tap...


Seattle Police Fatally Shoot Pregnant Woman Armed With Knife

Monika Williams , front, a relative of the victim, is comforted at the scene a police shooting at the Brettler Family Place Apartments at Magnuson Park, Sund...


Trump's attorney says he is not under investigation

No, Trump was just referring to a Washington Post story that said that. Marines open the door of the White House in Washington , Monday, June 19, 2017...


Jared Kushner Publicly Speaks & Twitter Cannot Get Over What He Sounds Like!

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner speaks at the opening session of the White House meeting with technology Chief Executive Officers to mark "technology...


Supreme Court holds up on redrawing WI districts

Campaign Legal Center attorney Paul Smith is the lead lawyer in the case challenging the maps. The court announced Monday they will consider a partisan ...


Police release video after Seattle shooting

According to a statement from Seattle police, there were "several children" in the apartment at the time of the shooting when Lyles "confronted" office...


Democrats protest Senate Republican healthcare secrecy

McConnell is using closed-door meetings among Republicans to write the bill. The bill - which would repeal and replace large chunks of the Affordable Car...


Monday forecast: rain and thunderstorms likely after 2 pm, high 84

Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds, gusty winds, and heavy rain. That cold front will stall to our east and start to wash out along the coast by...


INSIDE WASHINGTON: Writing a bill in private not unusual

Lawmakers hope to have a plan for the budget by the end of the month. Critics have estimated that the House bill would curtail Medicaid by some Dollars 800 bi...