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Thousands gather to protest Trump's environmental agenda

The anti-Trump crowd displayed banners, reading "100 days?" Thousands of people who support action on climate change are expected to courageous the swelteri...


Earnhardt flirts with pole before Stenhouse steals show

Daniel Suarez , his teammate, was seventh. After many lean years, Stenhouse and Bayne are enjoying a resurgence of sorts with Roush Fenway. Bowyer has also ha...


Cop Who Shot Texas Teen Turns Himself In

The family of the black teenager shot and killed b. The funeral for Jordan Edwards, 15, was held on May 6, 2017. Oliver shot into the vehicle repeatedly wit...


18 fraternity members at Penn State charged in February hazing death

The 18 Beta Theta Pi members face an array of charges, including involuntary manslaughter, reckless endangerment, assault, hazing and alcohol-related violatio...


Trump criticizes former Obama security adviser

Subcommittee chairman Lindsey Graham earlier told CNN he had invited Rice to determine whether the Obama administration "tried to politicize intelligence". You ...


Atheists File Suit Against Trump's 'Religious Liberty' Executive Order

While the " Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty " order, signed on the National Day of Prayer , calls for the IRS to ease enforcement of the rarely ...


First Democratic Senator Says He's "Open" To Repealing Obamacare

Perhaps the cruelest twist of this bill is that it will use most of the $1 trillion over ten years which would have gone to provide health care and health cover...


House to vote on health care bill Thursday

Democrats claimed victory over what the spending bill lacked: funding for the U.S. -Mexico border wall promised by President Trump, restrictions on federal gr...


CNN Host: Ann Coulter's 'Hate Speech' Threatened Student Safety

Correction: An earlier version of this post incorrectly stated that there were no arrests made at the Berkeley demonstrations on Thursday. But there were no ...


DOJ investigation may be over, but Alton Sterling case is not

The Justice Department's Civil Rights Division declined to comment on criticism of the office, and White House officials were not immediately available for comm...


Republicans who voted to repeal Obamacare are hiding from their constituents

The bill had received only one vote more than the 216 required to move on to the Senate. The proposed law - dubbed Trumpcare or Ryancare after the Speaker...


Michelle Wie outlasts Angel Yin in Lorena Ochoa Match Play

Cristie Kerr, of the USA, tees off at the 15th hole during round two of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational at Mexico Golf Club in Mexico City , Friday, May 5, 2017....


Interior IDs 27 monuments for possible end to protections

Though Trump said he was in favor of federal control of public lands during the 2016 campaign, he has recently fallen more in line with Republican orthodoxy o...


NTSB: UPS plane gouged runway, no distress call

It took off from Louisville, Kentucky at 5:41 a.m. and attempted to land at Yeager about 7 a.m., the Charleston Gazette-Mail reported . Plante said there was...


Trump tax plan will cut business tax rate to 15 percent

I'm convinced that working with the White House we can deliver the most competitive rates in the design of the tax code in a permanent way that grows our econom...


Valley lawmakers hope to avoid government shutdown

With the Friday midnight government shutdown deadline approaching, President Trump appears ready to compromise with Democrats. "The fact that the wall is now ...


Ex-Trump aide likely afoul of foreign payments law

Cummings and Chaffetz spoke to reporters after "viewing classified memos and the lieutenant general's disclosure form", NBC News reports . Cummings said the ...


Ann Coulter Vows to Speak at Berkeley Despite University Calling It Off

Campus police said they have received information about threats to Coulter, speech attendees and protesters if the event were to go forward on the April 27 da...


WH: Trump's Priorities on Border Wall Have Not Changed

Trump responded to this line of criticism earlier in the day when he tweeted , "Don't let the fake media tell you that I have changed my position on the WALL"....


New Orleans Government Begins Removal Of Confederate Monuments

Police officers stood guard both nearby and watching from the rooftops of nearby buildings while contractors worked until the monument was ultimately finishe...


Body Cam Captures Rooftop Rescue At Hamden Nursing Home

As Martin approached the roof, the resident dove head first over a waist-high railing. Martin, who played basketball in college, used his long reach to make t...


Home destroyed in massive explosion

No injuries have been reported, according to the fire department. The explosion happened at about 8:30 in the 8600 block of Oriole. Firefighters evacuated res...


Police converge on gunman after Delaware state trooper is shot

The trooper, who was on duty at the time, was taken to Christiana Hospital. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the Delaware State Police during this time". " ...


Superintendent: There was no shooting at Belfair school

The Mason County Sheriff's office confirmed officers from multiple agencies were on scene at Hawkins Middle School in Washington and were clearing the school....


Trump vows to back US dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

The $101 million plant opened in 2014, the product of an investment by 21 local dairy farmers. Tuesday, in a speech to Wisconsin workers, he singled out the d...


National monuments a 'massive federal land grab'

The order is one of a handful the president is set to sign this week as he tries to rack up accomplishments ahead of his 100th day in office. While Zinke did ...


Trump tax plan likely to include infrastructure spending

The House Republican tax blueprint tried to offset the lower rates by introducing a new tax system that applies to imports. Trump told Fox Business News that ...


Jeff Sessions Wants You to Know He Actually Loves Hawaii

Hirono tweeted saying: "Hey Jeff Sessions , this island in the Pacific has been the 50th state for going on 58 years". She pointed out that Sessions actu...


Trump decides border wall funding isn't worth shutting down the government

Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and health care funding are seen as potential holdups to passage of the spending bill. The clock is ticking...


GOP will bring 'real healthcare', ObamaCare in death spiral

This comes just days before the Democrats and Republicans must agree on a federal budget or face a government shutdown, reports local media. Rep. Charlie De...


Shutdown? New president, same old government brinkmanship

Democrats are united in their opposition to including any funding for a border wall in the bill. Trump had run the risk of being blamed by Democrats for a shu...


Government costs could rise $2.3B without Obamacare payments, study says

Future funding for the cost-sharing reductions remains uncertain amid a lawsuit filed by House Republicans challenging the legality of funding the payments with...


White House set to unveil tax reform blueprint

Almost 100 days into his presidency, Donald Trump is finally ready to unveil his plan for "phenomenal" tax cuts for businesses that he dubbed as "maybe the big...


Trump just blinked in the government-shutdown fight

Videgaray also said Mexico's government would consider reducing security co-operation with the United States if talks on immigration and trade issues don't go w...


Arkansas denies man gulped for air during 1 of 2 executions

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? "This is an opportunity to stand for the dignity of all life", the group said. Like...