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The FBI found the Virginia shooter's storage unit, and discovered something chilling

He'd told a family member he was traveling to Washington without providing any additional information, said Slater. Hodgkinson visited Sen. Bernie Sanders' ...


Monsoon Season: Tropical Storm Cindy Weakens as it Floods Gulf States

Flash flood watches are in effect until early Saturday in north central Tennessee, all of Kentucky and most of West Virginia as the remnants of a tropical st...


Memorial for murdered Muslim teen set on fire in Dupont Circle

A makeshift memorial set up to honor the memory of a murdered teen girl has been set on fire , possibly in connection with the hate crime implications of the e...


LSU Defeats Oregon St., 6-1, Advances To CWS Finals

LSU starting pitcher Caleb Gilbert , meanwhile, rolled through the Oregon State lineup with a no-hitter through three innings before allowing one single in ...


Milwaukee cop found not guilty of August 2016 killing that sparked protests

Less than two seconds after the first shot, with Smith on the ground and his gun over the fence and out of reach, Heaggan-Brown fired the second shot. He be...


Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case

Lawmakers said they ignored race in redrawing the state's congressional districts and focused exclusively on party affiliation, yet the result is the same: d...


Maryland, DC Sue Trump For 'Unprecedented Constitutional' Offenses

The Post cited examples of foreign government showing preference for that hotel over others, at what neighboring Maryland and Washington say is their ex...


Senate bill bad for Montana's health

They eliminated the rates stabilization funding, which took premiums up very significantly. But it's likely to track with the House bill, which, according to th...


Campaign for Georgia House seat wasn't that special, says Jonathan Bernstein

Rep. Tim Ryan (R-OH), who challenged Pelosi for the leadership past year, said on CNN: "The brand is just bad". Republican Karen Handel , a former st...


Four GOP senators oppose Senate health-care measure in its current form

But millions of Americans will pay more for an insurance policy that comes with a much steeper deductible under the new Senate plan, according to some health ec...


Weak earthquake hits eastern Tennessee; no damage reported

The epicenter was measured about 3 miles south of Lenoir City. Earthquakes of this magnitude are usually felt, but are not frequently associated with any seri...


Big cases, retirement rumors as Supreme Court nears finish

The court also found that there was no illegal taking because the property as a whole could be used for residential and other purposes. The separate Maryland ...


Capitol Hill Police Drag Disabled Protesters Out Of Wheelchairs

Mr Oxford said Capitol Police began following the protesters soon after they entered the Capitol. According to an analysis by AP, the Republicans' health ...


One week. 52 senators. Can McConnell get it done?

Blood on the floor outside of Leader Mcconnell's office as protestors are physically being removed. On Thursday, as Senate Republicans unveiled their secret...


Key Senate Republican balks at far-right health plan

GOP Sens. Rob Portman of OH and Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia also expressed concerns about the bill's cuts to Medicaid and drug addiction efforts. Sta...


Price backs Senate health care bill, admits getting votes will be tough

On Thursday, Senate Republicans released their plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, titled the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 . White House C...


Gunman who shot United States politician Steve Scalise acted alone, says Federal Bureau of Investigation

Hodgkinson carried a list with the names of six Congress members. "Through a review of activity logs at the storage facility", he added, "we determined tha...


Ohio government websites hacked with pro-Islamic State rant

The vandalization played out under a banner, reading: "Hacked By Team System DZ ", while the bottoms of the now-blackened pages declared "I love Islamic State...


Senators Back Legislation Strengthening Russia Sanctions

Senators declined to comment publicly on what would be in the final bill but proposals under consideration included putting existing sanctions imposed by pr...


Just About Every Major Medical Group Hates the GOP Health Care Plans

Facing unanimous Democratic opposition, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell must get yes votes from 50 of the 52 GOP senators to avoid a defeat that would be...


Health bill test of McConnell's leadership skills

Julie, thank you so much for joining us. "This bill now in front of the United States Senate is not the answer". ROVNER: It differs in some significant ways...


Stabenow Speaks Out Against GOP's Latest Health Care Bill

Employer mandates to offer coverage also would be eliminated. It drew strong reaction from Vermont's congressional delegation and Republican Gov. Phil Scott...


Father buries wrong man after California coroner's mistake

Mr Kerrigan said: "Bill put my son on the phone". Sheriff officials in Orange County, California , have admitted that they wrongly identified the body of a m...


Trump Doesn't Want 'Poor Person' Running the Economy

It was used to condemn Hillary Clinton's perceived cosiness with Wall Street types. President Trump said he stacked his Cabinet with a slew of billionaire...


William Byron wins in Iowa for first Xfinity victory

He led a race-high 99 laps in the Truck race Friday night. Bell sustained enough damage to his No. 20 Toyota to knock him back to 14th by the time the green fla...


Mistrial declared in Ohio cop's murder retrial

The hung jury is the second of two trials over an eight-month period for Ray Tensing , the Cincinnati police officer who shot and killed DuBose. Brian Ta...


Twitter Reacts To Philando Castile Shooting Verdict That Acquitted Officer Jeronimo Yanez

U.S. Senator Al Franken of Minnesota on Saturday said Castile did not deserve to die. During the stop, the former cafeteria worker informed Yanez that...


Schumer Tells 'Mitch': Come To All-Senators Meeting To Discuss Health Bill

Jim Justice and the state Senate . Roy Blunt, R-Mo., listens as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence abo...


Weather forecast: Moisture begins to build Sunday and into next week

A southerly breeze Thursday will keep the shoreline cooler, as temperatures will reach the lower 80s there. This not so typical summer time pattern won't stay...


Philando Castile shooting: Police vehicle dashcam footage released

Prosecutors had argued during the trial that Yanez never saw a gun, was nervous and used deadly force recklessly in shooting a courteous and cooperative ...


What the Health-Care Vote Means for the Midterm Elections

The bill also makes major cuts and structural changes to Medicaid , a health insurance program relied upon by almost 75 million Americans - primarily low-incom...


Toomey's Office To Protest Health Care Bill

Though the Senate GOP's bill repeals the individual mandate , the legislation maintains numerous ACA tax credits that have helped people buy insurance. E...


LSU to face Florida in SEC vs

The umpire was giving me about two balls off the plate and I took advantage of that". Michael Papierski hit two home runs and starter Caleb Gilbert shut d...


Republicans unveil new healthcare to replace Obamacare but four Reds rebel

Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, and Mike Lee of Utah said in a joint statement Thursday that they were "not...


Steve Scalise shooting 'an attack on all'

Steve Scalise is "in some trouble", President Trump said Thursday, before adding he's hopeful the House Whip will make a full recovery. "The congressman will...