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Wounded congressman Scalise transferred from ICU

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has been transferred out of the ICU and is in fair condition. Scalise was shot in the hip on June 14 when a lone gunman ...


India, Portugal agree to further strengthen bilateral relations

With Trump asking allies to shoulder more military costs, Brookings' Jaishankar suggests Modi could signal New Delhi "is willing to play a bigger security...


On-Camera Press Briefings Turn Reporters Into Wannabe YouTube Stars, Sean Spicer Complains

For the third time this week, the White House on Friday banned TV cameras from a news media briefing. The idea is to paint a picture for viewers who were not ...


LSU, Florida advance to finals

The win completes a feat no team had all year - beat the number one ranked team in the country in two straight games. "We didn't adjust", said Oregon State ...


Federal judges rule that Making A Murderer defendant's confession was coerced

The popular Netflix docu-series, Making a Murderer , showed portions of Dassey's interview with Wisconsin detectives, which caused a worldwide uproar after vie...


Supreme Court strikes down law blocking disparaging trademarks

In 2014, the trademark office ruled the Redskins' team name offends American Indians. The Slants' frontman Simon Tam and his three Portland, Oregon-based ...


Cindy leaves tornado in its wake; injuries, damage in Alabama

Mayor Tim Kerner said Thursday that streets and yards in the town of Lafitte, south of New Orleans, are flooded. Resident and neighborhood watch organizer Erin ...


Samuel DuBose Shooting Trial Results in Second Hung Jury

DuBose's family said in a statement released shortly after the mistrial that they were "outraged" that a second jury failed to convict Tensing "for the murde...


Best NHL expansion team ever?: Vegas might have the cards

Engelland was picked by the Vegas Golden Knights in the National Hockey League expansion draft . The only other time the franchise had the first pick was in ...


History lesson: 2017 Tigers learn about 1989 team, advance to CWS Finals

Max Engelbrekt relieved in the seventh after Josh Smith hit Thompson's first pitch of the inning into the right-field seats for a two-run lead. Zack Hess is...


Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature

The new feature allows people to see where their friends are snapping from, but Snapchat said you can turn it off so no one knows where you are or you can limit...


Nevada Senator Opposes Healthcare Bill, Now The 5th Republican

WASHINGTON (AP) - Nevada Republican Dean Heller became the fifth GOP senator to declare his opposition to the party's banner legislation to scuttle much of Bar...


Turkish Authorities Ban LGBT Pride in Istanbul

Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community waved rainbow flags for the annual pride march on Saturday to press for equal rights an...


Steve Scalise is out of intensive care following shooting

An update on the Louisiana Republican's condition was posted to his Twitter account Friday afternoon, saying his "continued good progress allowed him to be tr...


Some fault minority leader Nancy Pelosi for Dems problems

The response from some: It better be. A dozen unhappy House Democrats met Thursday afternoon to discuss if - and how - they can replace Rep. Nancy Pelosi ...


Man, daughter hurt on Texas lake after being struck by boat

Her father, a 37-year-old man, was swimming with her and tried to help, but was also injured by the boat's propeller. His injuries resulted in the amputation of...


West Virginia Prepares For Flash Floods Amid Vast Storm

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is asking for federal assistance for farmers because of crop losses from Tropical Storm Cindy . He's still rebuilding his own home. The...


Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to the Midwest

The timeline has the heaviest rain moving through here from lunchtime across northwest Alabama to Sand & Lookout Mountains by late this afternoon and early even...


Yellowstone grizzly to be removed from Endangered Species List

He said it is the "culmination of decades of hard work" on the part of tribal, federal, state, and private partners. "I appreciate that the FWS is proceeding no...


USA and China to End North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Program?

North Korea on Friday has denied it cruelly treated or tortured an American student who was detained for more than year and died days after being released ...


North Korea denies torturing American detainee

Mr Warmbier was flown home in a coma after being released for what was described as humanitarian reasons. USA doctors found no evidence of botulism . Den...


Faulkner County prepares for remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy

Unfortunately, this may mean parts of West Virginia will be in the core of the heaviest rainfall a year to the day after the deadly and devastating June 23, 201...


Navy recovers bodies of 7 sailors killed in crash

The bodies of seven missing sailors have been found aboard the USS Fitzgerald in a damaged compartment on the destroyer, according to the Navy. The Arle...


Stephen Lynch: Reduce cost on health plans

He faces a hard re-election fight next year. Heller said Friday. "In this form, I will not support it". President Trump has urged lawmakers to pass the over...


Donald Trump Offers Nearly Incomprehensible Explanation For James Comey Tapes Claims

Americans are more "likely to believe" former FBI Director James Comey than President Donald Trump about the events that led to Comey's abrupt ouster last m...


Mistrial for white OH cop who killed unarmed black man

Jury deliberations lasted for five full days, spanning almost 30 hours . Mr Tensing's first trial a year ago also ended with the jury deadlocked. A spokesman...


Trump suggests tweet on tapes was meant to affect Comey testimony

Congressman Biggs' statement impugned the honor of federal investigators. President Donald Trump has claimed that there are no recordings of his private dis...


Gunman who shot congressman had no specific target in mind

Scalise, who was shot in the hip and suffered grave internal injuries, remains hospitalized. Scalise, 51, "continues to make good progress ", according to a ...


Trump slams Democrats for opposing health care bill

He said amendments during the upcoming debate "cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation". McConnell wants to push the package th...


Obama denounces Senate GOP health care bill

The Senate bill would phase out extra money Obama's law provides to 31 states that agreed to expand coverage under the federal-state Medicaid program. R...


Trump seizes on GOP victory in Georgia to push agenda

In all four special congressional elections that have taken place since Donald Trump's election, Republicans have used attack ads to portray Democratic cand...


Attacker At Flint Airport Identified as Amor M. Ftouhi of Quebec

Amor Ftouhi , who holds a Canadian passport, was arrested following the incident. DETROIT (AP) - The Canadian man charged with stabbing a police officer at th...


The Senate's Flawed Health-Care Bill

Overall, as rightly pointed out by Spencer Perlman, director of health-care research at Veda Partners, the Senate plan has the "same architecture" but with ...


Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest health care changes at McConnell's office

Millions could lose access to health coverage through Medicaid under the GOP plan to reform the nation's healthcare system. According to NBC News , the pro...


Capitol Hill police break up health care bill protest

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell can only afford to lose two Senators, so Senate Trumpcare is already on life support. She says the protesters rely on...