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Moon Wants to Bring N.Korea to Negotiating Table 'This Year'

And friction between the US and North Korea increased after the death of Otto Warmbier just days after he was released from captivity. The Trump administ...


National Basketball Association mock draft 2017: Knicks take '3-and-D' point guard

Five athletic big men who would need to develop their shooting range but are considered to have plenty of upside include 6-10 Ike Anigbogu of UCLA, 6-11 Harry G...


SZA's video for "Drew Barrymore" has an unexpected cameo (it's Drew Barrymore)

And since that video was for a song called "Drew Barrymore," it was pretty much ideal. However, it's a ideal compliment to the chorus in which SZA repeats "...


Pence reportedly hires his own outside lawyer for Russian Federation questions

Pence's office confirms that he has retained Richard Cullen of McGuire Woods "to assist him in responding to inquiries by the special counsel ". That has...


Tropical Storm Cindy weakens slightly, still a rainmaker

Mr. Edwards declared a statement of emergency on Wednesday; Gov. Kay Ivey of Alabama issued one on Tuesday because of the flooding threat. The declarati...


West Virginia governor won't sign budget amid tax impasse

Justice says there's too much uncertainty for state workers, retirees and others depending on state services to make them face a government shutdown. The budg...


Third Tropical Storm of Atlantic Hurricane Season Forms Just as Second Dies

For southern states, Cindy's biggest threat is coastal flooding and risky flash flooding from torrential rain, according to the National Hurricane Center. A tro...


Memorial For Muslim Teen Murdered in Hate Crime Set Ablaze

The murder of a traditionally dressed Muslim girl walking home from a mosque during Ramadan is not a coincidence. Nabra was walking with a group of fri...


Trump knocks Democrats for obstructing agenda after party wins Georgia

As of right now, nonpartisan Cook Political Report ranks some 70 House seats that could be more competitive than this suburban Atlanta district. A sticker dec...


Will Lawyer Jay Sekulow Be Trump's New Favorite TV Surrogate?

He states as evidence the fact that Trump has never been notified of an official investigation into him or the 2016 election and comments made my Comey himself ...


NAFTA agriculture ministers see 'few' differences over trade

Frank discussions now may make farming issues less divisive during the formal negotiations on revamping Nafta that may begin as soon as August. "We three ar...


Man Killed, Boy Wounded In El Monte Shooting

As the victim's auto waited for the light to change, another vehicle pulled up alongside and a "verbal interaction occurred between the occupants of both vehicl...


Gov. Inslee calls lawmakers back for third special session

Washington State is warning on official websites an inability to agree on a state budget could mean services supporting firearms sales, training and licensing c...


Vermont House considering teacher health deal

It's a bill that he'll sign if we can get it to him". "I don't think anyone has an illusion that it won't eventually pass, but why do we have to do it now?" R...


MSU football to play home-and-home series against Boston College

The first game will be played in Chestnut Hill on September 21, 2024, and the Spartans will host the second on September 20, 2025. Boston College will play at...


Michigan cuts ties to contractor on oil spill analysis

The state said it discovered within the past month that the employee worked on an Enbridge project after working on the Line 5 risk analysis report. The Michi...


Body recovered from Fargo river identified

David Tikayne , 29, has been missing since June 5th. Tikayne's family has been informed of the identity confirmation, and no foul play is suspected in the dea...


Thousands Attend Funeral Service for Teen Killed Near Va. Mosque

Both of those places are just west of the Fairfax/Loudoun line. Despite her father's convictions, police said they have no evidence to indicate the killing wa...


U2's Bono Honors Rep. Steve Scalise During Maryland Concert

Capitol. On Wednesday, Bono visited the Capitol, where he met with members of Scalise's staff as well as House Speaker Paul Ryan . Last night, U2 played ...


Rep. Will Hurd: China Could Do More Against North Korea

USA officials have known that the site is ready to conduct an underground test for some time. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) described Warmbier's death as "murder...


Cindy slams Florida Panhandle with heavy rain

The storm center is forecast to make landfall somewhere near the Texas/Louisiana border early Thursday morning as a tropical storm. A tropical storm watch w...


Saudi Crown Prince Replacement Indicates New Priority for Military - Lawmaker

Over the weekend, the king had issued a decree restructuring Saudi Arabia's system for prosecutions that stripped Mohammed bin Nayef of longstanding powers ov...


Where is this wave of anti-Trump backlash we were promised?

And Democrats are struggling to translate the energy of their core supporters into actual election victories. Following the Georgia results, Trump took to...


Tropical Storm Cindy To Dump Rain Here By Friday

But Mayor Mitch Landrieu urged residents not to be complacent. Louisiana's governor has already declared a state of emergency ahead of the storm. "It is sti...


University of Michigan getting driverless shuttles this fall

The university's MCity autonomous research partnership paid $500,000 for the shuttles and the systems to operate them. The 15-passenger vehicles are being dep...


Karen Handel victory in Georgia feted by Republicans

In South Carolina's 5th District, which held its own special election Tuesday to fill the seat previously held by White House Office of Management and Budget Di...


Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

Prosecutors in Bexar and Kerr counties in 1982 said they believe Jones murdered between two and 60 infants and young children using injections of digoxin, hepar...


No autopsy for US student detained by North Korea

Many lawmakers and analysts say the next step has to be sanctioning Chinese companies that do business with North Korea. Warmbier died Monday in OH, where he ...


Government Ethics Office Releases Trump's Latest Financial Disclosure

Mar-a-Lago, where Trump has spent weekends during his presidency, generated $ 37 million during the reporting period, an increase from $30 million during a sim...


Trump UK visit absent from Queen's speech

Signalling the importance of Brexit negotiations with the European Union, set to continue until the spring of 2019, the speech set out the government's program ...


Jeronimo Yanez: 'Odor of burning marijuana' justified execution of Philando Castile

Yanez , who is Latino, was charged with second-degree manslaughter and endangering safety by discharging a firearm. As he reached for his driving licence, Yane...


Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

Yanez can be seen approaching Castile and asking for a driver's license and proof of insurance. But prosecutors insisted Yanez never saw the gun and say he ov...


Michigan airport evacuated; officer seen bleeding from neck

The primarily regional airport, which had been evacuated, is "shut down and secure", Shaw said, and no other threats had been identified. Local media reports ...


Fire in Lawrence, Mass., Leaves 14 Homeless

Her name was not immediately available, Moriarty said. She said she waited about eight minutes before firefighters arrived on the scene and pulled her to safe...


Family set to meet with DOJ officials in chokehold case

Pantaleo's lawyer, Stuart London, said that he was unaware of a meeting set to take place, as was a police spokesperson. The family and civil rights advoca...