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Afghan ISIS leader and mastermind killed

U.S. President Donald Trump's senior advisers said they have proposed sending additional troops to Afghanistan to weaken the Taliban in an effort to bring about...


Senate Dems ask GOP to drop their plan to repeal 'Obamacare'

The Affordable Care Act isn't flawless. This is a huge budget issue in every state. They will face tough decisions about balancing costs and care. The officia...


Iowa Rep. Rod Blum quits interview over town hall questions

I represent the first district of Iowa. Scheinblum followed up Blum's answer asking, "Would you still take donations from a Republican in Iowa City?" Blum...


Teen arrested in recorded death of Utah girl

Cannon. Przybycien approached the officers at the scene and told them he had known the girl and had been with her when she died, Cannon said. Later, police ...


Trump's Muslim comments could haunt him in travel ban appeal

The court is considering the Trump administration's appeal of a ruling by a federal judge in Maryland on March 15 that put a nationwide preliminary injunction o...


Phoenix Police Announce A Break In The 'Serial Street Shooter' Case

They believed he was responsible for nine ambushes that killed seven people , including a 12-year-old girl, and put the city on edge. Saucedo was a bus drive...


Freedom caucus member launches bid for Idaho governor

Later, the Republican issued a statement to reporters acknowledging his answer "wasn't very elegant", but he was "responding to the false notion that the Republ...


Tom Price defends Medicaid cuts in new health care bill

Almost every major medical group, including the American Medical Association and the American Hospital Association, and the AARP advocacy group for older Americ...


Evaluating the datas for: General Electric Company (NYSE: GE)

The fund owned 157,094 shares of the conglomerate's stock after buying an additional 115,785 shares during the period. Following the completion of the acquisiti...


Five fights Republican senators will have on health care

U.S. Democrats on Sunday criticized the lack of women on a working group in the Republican-led Senate tasked with crafting a plan to pass legislation that repea...


Suspect in UT Stabbings: 'If I Did Something, I Don't Remember'

Witnesses described a sudden and seemingly random assault on strangers the middle of one of the nation's largest universities. The University of Texas at Aus...


Donald Trump dismisses Russia collusion claims as a total hoax

The presence of her co-witness, Washington veteran and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, also had the effect of bolstering Yates' co...


Trump order sets up legal clash over vast lands

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says the pendulum has swung too far toward protecting public lands and away from the "multiple-use" concept advanced by Gifford Pi...


Missouri Valley Conference invites Valpo to join the league

University presidents have invited Valparaiso University to join, the conference announced Tuesday. The MVC visited Valparaiso, as well as Milwaukee, Murray S...


Missouri Valley Conference invites Valpo to join the league

University presidents have invited Valparaiso University to join, the conference announced Tuesday. The MVC visited Valparaiso, as well as Milwaukee, Murray S...


Tom Price Defends Pre-Existing Coverage in GOP Health Plan

The White House expects the Senate to embrace the main provisions of the House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA ) despite senators quickly signaling that...


South Korea: Moon Jae-in declares victory in presidential election

It marked the highest voter turnout in a presidential election over the past two decades. One in every four voters cast ballots in early voting last week, see...


Climate envoys meet in Bonn amid concern over U.S. stance

President Trump will reportedly meet Tuesday with top energy, economic, and environmental advisers to decide whether to withdraw from the Paris treaty. Pruitt...


No federal charges against officers in Alton Sterling death

Sterling was killed last July after two officers wrestled him to the ground and opened fire from close range in an incident that was caught on video by eyewitne...


Texas sheriff battles GOP governor over sanctuary city law

She had wanted limited cooperation with federal immigration agents. Protests over the Texas bill have been intense for months and about 20 people were charged w...


Police officer who shot down African-American teenager in Texas is dismissed

Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber said the decision to terminate Roy Oliver was based on an internal review of body camera footage from Oliver and an...


Trump's comments on Muslims could haunt him in appeals court

Chuang said in March that despite the Trump administration's assertion that the order was a travel ban, not a Muslim ban, "the history of public statements cont...


Chris Soules, 'Bachelor' Star, Arrested After Leaving Fatal Iowa Car Crash

The victim was Kenneth Mosher , 66-years-old of Aurora. The accident took place on County Highway 45, 15 miles south of Soules' farm in Arlington, Iowa . " ...


Trump will meet Pope Francis in Rome on first foreign trip

On Thursday in a rare public address Jared Kushner, H.R. McMaster, and Dina Powell shared the details behind President Trump's first foreign visit which will ...


Suspect in Boston penthouse slayings has criminal history

Officers stormed the flat and - after a dramatic shootout with the suspect - discovered the bodies of anesthesiologists 49-year-old Richard Field, from Hammersm...


Ryan says House health bill coverage sufficient

Republican senators plan to write a health-care bill that could be radically different from the one passed last week by the House, including keeping some of t...


President Trump, Sen. Strange address NRA in Atlanta

Turn off cable". "The NRA protects in our capitals and legislative houses the freedoms that our service members have won for us on those incredible battlefiel...


New Orleans Begins Removal of Controversial Confederate Monuments

Leaders of advocacy group Take 'Em Down Nola told press while they are excited that the monument was removed , they do not like the city's methods. Landrie...


French President-Elect Tells Trump He Will Defend Climate Deal - Macron Spokeswoman

The Trump administration has already proposed slashing funds for the United Nations climate science panel, for the Green Climate Fund that helps poor countries ...


Penn State Frat Brothers Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

That lead to a grand jury investigation. DiBileo's father, the county controller, said the family has retained Scranton attorney Paul Walker to represent hi...


Health bill jeopardizes GOP monopoly in DC, Dems say

Republicans can only afford two defections in their ranks. Cuomo also raged against another facet of the AHCA that calls for a $2.3 billion state takeover of ...


Texas Gov. Abbott Signs Bill That 'Effectively Bans' Sanctuary Cities

He explained that the vast majority of Texas residents have nothing to worry about, as this emphasis on enforcing federal immigration law is meant to target c...


Judge orders Arkansas to conduct autopsy on executed inmate

Sister Prejean said opposition to these executions did not go unnoticed. He was the final inmate to die in the so-called "conveyor belt" of executions which...


Confederate Monuments Removed: New Orleans Statues To Be Relocated

A demonstrator that supports keeping confederate-era monuments in place argues with a woman, not pictured, who supports their removal, as workers dismantle the ...


Yates on Trump's travel ban: 'Arguments have to be based on truth'

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, who was axed by President Donald Trump for refusing to enforce his controversial immigration ban, testified Monday...