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Funeral set for Otto Warmbier, US student freed from North Korea

The president said he had spoken with Warmbier's parents, telling reporters in the Oval Office that it was "incredible what they've gone through". A stateme...


Tropical Storm Cindy bears down on Gulf Coast

The National Weather Service says residents in a Tropical Storm Watch should review evacuation routes and review their disaster supply kit. RAINFALL: Cindy i...


Armed Homeowners Capture Suspected Georgia Cop Killers

Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose were taken into custody after the pursuit. The two men were taken into custody after a auto chase, assured Georgia Gov. The ...


Embattled White House press secretary Sean Spicer may be moving backstage

He has been the subject of recurring skits by comic Melissa McCarthy on " Saturday Night Live " and his afternoon briefings have garnered strong ratings. Trump ...


It's so hot in Phoenix, they can't fly planes

So far, no other airlines have canceled flights from the airport, according to Heather Lissner, the airport's public information manager. American Airlin...


Tropical Storm Cindy strengthens in Gulf; warning area grows

The center said Cindy is expected to reach the Louisiana coast sometime late Wednesday and then move inland over western Louisiana and eastern Texas on Thursday...


Supreme Court Allows Disparaging Trademarks

The band appealed after being denied trademark registration by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on grounds the name disparages Asians. The clause reaches an...


Brussels train station attack suspect identified

Brussels Central Station, one of the nation's busiest, was evacuated and sealed following the incident as police and soldiers swarmed the area and other parts ...


McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N. Korea

He was detained in the country for allegedly stealing a political poster and eventually sentenced to 15 years hard labour. Patients in this condition who have s...


US jets shoot down 'Iranian drone' in Syria - coalition

On several occasions in recent weeks, warplanes of the USA -led coalition have also struck pro-government forces to prevent them advancing from the Al Tanf ga...


Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement

Others say Trump needs to act quickly to sew up the deal before investigations entangling him eat away at his presidential power. Under President Obama, then US...


Belgium Has Identified Station Bomber: Interior Minister

The Belgian capital's medieval Grand Place, which is about 700 feet from the station, was also briefly evacuated, but it was quickly reopened on an evening that...


Secretary Ben Carson Breaks Rank On The Russia Investigation

The Trump administration used a memo written by Rosenstein to justify Comey's firing, an act that Trump says is now under investigation. "Thus is the Tru...


Florida's Singer hums along in 5-1 CWS win over Louisville

The victor of that game will advance to play Florida and will have to defeat the Gators twice to advance to the championship series. "We learned so much previ...


Local amateur radio operator stays connected

Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have established temporary ham radio stations in public locations as well as emergency operations centers d...


Australia suspends air operations over Syria

The measure of stopping the air operations follows the coalition's decision of removing the jihadi militants from Rakka, the de facto capital of the Caliphate. ...


White House Reportedly Working With House GOP to Weaken Russian Sanctions

The measure lawmakers voted on Wednesday would give Congress the chance to block any efforts by the Trump administration - or any other president, for that matt...


Teenage Muslim girl killed near Virginia mosque, police say not hate crime

Nabra Hassanen was walking home from a McDonald's with a group of friends after having attended night prayers at a local mosque in Sterling, Virginia , when ...


US Special Counsel in Russia Probe Examining Kushner's Finances

US officials have also disclosed to The Washington Post that FBI general counsel James A. Baker had advised former FBI director James Comey not to tell Trum...


Trump mouthpiece Sean Spicer may take on more strategic White House role

After the White House on Monday announced that it would hold its daily briefing off camera - which TV peacockers hate because they can't grandstand for ai...


Foo Fighters bring "Concrete and gold" to Colonial Life Arena

State Farm Center officials say tickets for this concert are expected to go on sale at 10 a.m. on July 13. Foo Fighters announced Tuesday a new album and a ...


Chelsea Clinton: Steve Bannon of 'fat shamed' Spicer in text

And he has consistently undercut things both Spicer and Sarah Huckabee Sanders have said from the podium . As the White House hunkers down in the mid...


Republican Handel wins Georgia House election

Days after a lone gunman opened fire on USA lawmakers at a baseball team practice in Virginia, a conservative group was running a TV ad in Atlanta that, with ...


Lawmakers differ sharply on Supreme Court decision

The case , which the court will hear in the nine-month term that starts in October, could open the way for a new wave of election litigation. Wisconsin had ar...


Franken: Warmbier's Death Was 'Equivalent to Murder'

He said he was kept isolated most of the time but not physically abused. North Korea said they released Warmbier last week on "humanitarian grounds". Warm...


In Georgia, close isn't almost good enough for Democrats

Returns showed Handel, a former Georgia secretary of state, winning about 52 percent of the vote over Democrat Jon Ossoff , who won almost 48 percent in Georgi...


Live Decision Desk results from the Georgia special election

He does not constantly refer directly to Ms Handel , a former Georgia secretary of state, instead pitching his "fresh leadership" against "career politicians"....


Karen Handel says she's 'humbled' and 'honored' by win

A Handel loss would probably have led to actual politicians fleeing the president. Just learned that Jon @ Ossoff , who is running for Congress in Georgia , ...


Outrage as CNN reporter labels Trump's spokesman Spicer 'just kind of useless'

Spicer and White House chief of staff Reince Priebus have reportedly reached out to Fox News contributor Laura Ingraham about possibly taking over Spi...


Clamping down, White House puts the 'brief' in its briefing

Spicer now has multiple positions within the White House communications team and its unclear if the role of press secretary is the one he will keep once the...


Trump to Allow Undocumented `Dreamer' Immigrants to Stay in US

The program permits undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children to remain and work without fear of deportation, barring criminal offe...


Mueller hasn't chose to investigate Trump for obstruction

The Latest on the investigation into Russia's actions in the 2016 elections. Asked if exploring obstruction under Trump would be part of the probe, Feinstei...


MENIFEE: Winning powerball ticket sold in Sun City

And more numbers mean longer odds of a victor. The odds of winning are only one in 292.2 million. No other winners in New Jersey have been announced, but th...


Trump to make announcement on any Comey tapes this week -White House

Asked about reports from 16 USA intelligence agencies that determined the Russians indeed meddled in the United States election, the press secretary emphasize...


UOG Upward Bound wins $2M grant

Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler spoke with high school students about the importance of higher education today. Upward Bound starts with five weeks of classes. S...