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What Is the Nuclear Option?

President who was a Democrat". Judge Neil Gorsuch testifies during the third day of his Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Commi...


Supplier sues again over Arkansas execution drug

On Monday the Arkansas Supreme Court also made two decisions relating to Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffin and his decisions. Wright wrote that he ...


Trump tweets for Kansas Republican in House race

Don't forget too that this was a special election , where short cycles and low turnouts produce unusual results. AP Political Writer John Hanna in Topeka, Ka...


Fresno killer laughed in interviews

Randalls was in a training program for Pacific Gas & Electric and doing a ride-along Tuesday, April 18, 2017, when he was gunned down. Valencia said he was ...


Arkansas court blocks 1 execution set for Thursday

In a 4-3 ruling late Wednesday afternoon, the state's highest court issued a stay for Johnson and ordered a new hearing in lower court for Johnson to make his c...


Trump orders visa and government purchase reforms

Under the current system, visas are awarded on a lottery basis, which critics say has led to exploitation by firms who use the program to hire lower paid empl...


WH looking to revive Obamacare repeal before 100-day deadline

As they near their return from a two-week recess, Republican leaders in the House are optimistic that they can quickly get back on track with their bid to disma...


Arkansas courts block resumption of executions

For the second time in a week, Arkansas has been blocked from using one of its execution drugs until questions about how it obtained a supply of muscle relaxant...


Trump Signs 'Buy American And Hire American' Executive Order

Over half-a-dozen pieces of legislation have been introduced (and reintroduced) since January 2017 to curb alleged misuse of the H-1B visa regime from both Demo...


Don Lemon Suggests Bill O'Reilly Come on His Show

The O'Reilly Factor , for now, is simply " The Factor ", dropping O'Reilly's name from the show's branding. Activist groups such as the National Organisation...


Trump signs executive order targeting specialty work visas: 5 things to know

Hitting a familiar note on economic populism, the U.S. president visited a tool manufacturing company in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and signed a "Buy American, Hire ...


A DACA Recipient Has Been Deported for the First Time Under Trump

In an emailed statement , DeSio said , "Juan Manuel Montes Bojorquez was apprehended by the Calexico Station Border Patrol after illegally entering the U.S.by...


RNC's McDaniel: Ossoff 'Least Qualified' to Represent Georgia

Komen Fund in 2012, when the organization sparked fierce criticism for its decision to revoke its funding for Planned Parenthood . The young Democrat named his...


Patriots hit back at New York Times over White House tweet

Bush's term, "the last time the Patriots won two Super Bowls in three years". "Pundits, boy, are they wrong a lot, aren't they?" Saying: 'You couldn't do it. ...


Wounded veteran carries woman across finish line at Boston Marathon

And she competed in Boston several more times, placing second in the women's race in 1975 with a time of 2:51, her personal best. Apart from the Kenyan's im...


Trump signs executive order scrutinizing skilled immigrant visas

Marine One, with President Donald Trump aboard, arrives at tool manufacturer Snap-on Inc., in Kenosha, Wis., Tuesday. Two senior Trump administration official...


Steve Bannon Removed From National Security Council

Gen. Michael Flynn before Flynn resigned as national security adviser, a top White House official told NBC News . White House Chief Strategist Stephen Bannon...


Quadruple Murder Suspect Cooperating With Fresno Police

The roommate of one of the victims of a racially motivated rampage in Fresno says they were waiting for a bus home when the shooter opened fire. The shooting ...


Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court Judge

Gorsuch to become Justice of the Supreme Court on Monday. Gorsuch filled a vacancy that had lingered for almost 14 months after conservative Justice Antonin...


Orthodox, Catholic Belarusians celebrate Easter

Bell said Easter means a lot of things to a lot of people. How are you experiencing new life in this Easter season? The Syro Malabar Church Archbishop Cardina...


Fresno police seek man with shooting spree murder weapon

However, during a press conference on Tuesday night, Dyer stated that the police does not believe the murders were terrorism related, adding that the killing...


Trump likely to loom in 6th district runoff

And Mara, what did you make of last night's result? Instead the PAC is airing an attack ad nationally on Fox News that accused the Club for Growth of opposing T...


Jon Ossoff Comes ThisClose To Stunning Trump - Runoff Looms

Democrat Jon Ossoff , 30, nearly turned a GOP stronghold blue Tuesday night in a special election to see who will take over Georgia's 6th Congressional Dist...


Homeland Security: Deported DREAMer Had Protected Status

The attorneys said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of California that their client left the country February 17 only because he was stoppe...


Spanberger's blast the difference as Hogs sweep Memphis

The Razorbacks move to 30-8 on the season while Memphis drops to 21-16. Arkansas freshman Dominic Fletcher almost hit for the cycle with a single, double and ...


Davis hits 7th home run as A's rout Rangers 9-1

Andrew Triggs feels as though he's just starting to hit his stride, which is remarkable considering the Athletics pitcher has yet to give up an earned run this ...


Pence says seeks fairer trade with Indonesia

This new stance Pence described, if it becomes formal US government policy, not only breaks from decades of Washington orthodoxy and conventional wisdom; it als...


Texas On The Hook For $600000 After Conceding Same-Sex Marriage Case

Affirming a lower court ruling on the fees, the US 5th Circuit Court of Appeals this week shot down Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's challenge to the award a...


Arkansas execution plan again thrown into doubt

On Monday, Don Davis won a reprieve from the state's top court a few hours before his scheduled execution, then waited nearly until midnight to learn the Supr...


Ted Cruz Trails Dem in 2018 Re-Elect Poll

A plurality of Texas adults - 38 percent - also approve of the job that Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is doing, with 31 percent disapproving. "While this early result ...


Fresno gunman gave police blow-by-blow of shootings of 3 men

Officers witnessed him yell "Allah Akbar", Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said Tuesday afternoon, adding that he has written anti-government sentiments on soc...


California professor on paid leave for anti-Trump tweet

The professor posted the tweet in late February. Maischak now teaches five sections of American history to more than 200 students. He will spend the rest of...


Two inmates claiming innocence try to stop Arkansas executions

The court's decision was the second time Don Davis has been granted a reprieve shortly before execution - he came within hours of death in 2010. A group of Ar...


Baylor Hires Linda Livingstone As Its President

Livingstone comes to Baylor from George Washington University in Washington, D.C., where she has been a dean and professor of management. The school has gone ...


Daycare worker arrested for slamming toddler to ground

Torres was sacked after the video came to light. She places him down with a blanket, picks him up again from under his arms, and then swings him, letting the bo...