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Giant Bunny Bought From Former Playboy Model Dies on United Airlines Flight

The 10-month-old Continental Giant breed rabbit named Simon, who was tipped to become one of the world's largest rabbits, had appeared to be in good condition u...


Mnuchin: Trump has released plenty of financial info

Corporate tax in the United Kingdom was cut to 19% this month, and the government plans to bring it down to 17% by 2020. Instead of the seven brackets now in pl...


Former Buckeye Gareon Conley releases statement denying rape allegation

The police report says the woman was taken to the hospital for an examination. One of the witnesses said he saw Conley and the victim laying on a bed at one poi...


Man armed with knives arrested near UK Parliament in 'terror attack'

London's Metropolitan Police said the man in his late 20s was arrested Thursday "as part of an ongoing operation". He was led away into a police vehicle at a...


Judge cites Trump's words in blocking 'sanctuary city' order

He said San Francisco and Santa Clara County faced the possible loss of hundreds of millions of dollars and were likely to prove that the order exceeded Trump...


Steven Mnuchin: Trump tax cut 'is all about jobs, jobs, jobs'

It deviated somewhat from what he proposed during the campaign and compared to other Republican candidates his plan then excited me the least. Mnuchin said he...


Conservatives back revised health bill, GOP moderates balk

Among the Freedom Caucus members who have publicly stated they have moved from a "no" to a "yes" are Meadows, Raul Labrador of Idaho, Dave Brat of Virginia, And...


National Football League draft trade rumors: Browns call list is up to five

Selecting Trubisky or one of the other quarterbacks would be a gamble, because none of them are considered can't-miss prospects. You should be able to explain...


Police ambush gunman's sister calls him her 'protector'

Bryon Dickson II, a Marine veteran and married father of two, was killed in the late-night ambush, and Trooper Alex Douglass was critically wounded. The jury ...


Ann Coulter Vows to Speak at UC Berkeley Despite Ban

Coulter's planned appearance at the University of California, Berkeley on April 27 has been canceled because of security concerns. You don't have to agree w...


Trump Promises US Farmers Relief in Canada Dairy Dispute

Trump said. After months of sparring, the two are joining forces against a new dairy pricing policy in Canada they say is hurting American farmers, according ...


Trooper ambush killer sentenced to death in Pennsylvania

Last week, it was reported that defense expert Robert Johnson, a professor of criminology at American University in Washington, D.C., noted the "bleak" life of ...


Freedom Caucus Reverses Course, Plans to Support Amended Obamacare Replacement Bill

The revisions were authored in part by Rep. Tom MacArthur of New Jersey, a leader of the Tuesday Group of House moderates, but a number of other members of the ...


House Freedom Caucus Endorses AHCA, But Moderates Withhold Support

Insurers could charge higher premiums only to certain people, those who have had a break in coverage. Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., the chairman of the House Fr...


White House says Trump won't immediately pull out of NAFTA

During his election campaign Mr Trump called Nafta the "single worst trade deal ever" and a "killer" of USA jobs. The White House made the surprise announceme...


China launches first home-built aircraft carrier amid South China Sea tension

The Type 001A was built at the Dalian shipyard in Liaoning Province by China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, a state-owned shipbuilding conglomerate. T...


Fired Georgia cops face criminal charges

Both Bongiovanni and McDonald are charged with the felony crime of violating their oath of office as well as misdemeanor battery, and could serve at least a yea...


Obama to Focus Post-White House Work on Engaging Young People

Former US president Barack Obama returned to the public spotlight Monday, saying he hopes to spend the next phase of his life helping to "prepare the next g...


White House: Donald Trump says US will not withdraw from Nafta

Trump has blamed NAFTA for American job losses, but says he believes the end result "will make all three countries stronger and better". The American presi...


House Freedom Caucus Supports Compromise Republican Health-care Plan

The group's support, while significant, does not necessarily guarantee passage of the Republican bill to partially repeal and replace former President Barack Ob...


Democratic Rep Vows 'That Wall Will Not Be Built' Along the Border

House Republicans introduced a stop-gap spending bill late Wednesday night to allow negotiations on a spending agreement to continue through May 5 without the t...


Asian shares retreat from highs early Thursday after Trump tax plan

The proposal was released on a single sheet of paper - double-spaced - without any information about how the cuts would be paid for. Sweeping, simple reforms ar...


Trump to continue paying ObamaCare subsidies

Another head of that group is New Jersey GOP Rep. Tom MacArthur. The HFC formally endorsed the Republican proposal Wednesday. "Once again, House Republicans...


Another Indian-origin doctor accused in FGM case

Nagarwala and Fakhruddin Attar are also charged with giving false statements to a federal agent. Female genital mutilation is a painful surgical procedure c...


Trump's Great Wall on the Verge of Crumbling as Shutdown Looms

They spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the get-together, which was not originally meant to be on the record. Trump had been on a collision course wit...


Coulter's Berkeley speech canceled, police prep for violence

Student groups who wanted Ann Coulter to speak Thursday on the University of California, Berkeley campus say their First Amendment rights are being infringed....


Trump orders review of national monuments designated by his predecessors

Two U.S. Supreme Court decisions have upheld this authority. People who live around or visit the area are divided over the impact of the monument designation. T...


Follow the New England Patriots road to draft-day success

Mixon has the ideal physique and all the skills needed from a Pro Bowl-caliber running back. But video of his 2014 punch that fractured bones in the face of a f...


Ann Coulter cancels her speech at UC Berkeley

Police will have a highly visible presence, because they believe there still will be protests. "Capitulating to threats of violence only goes to further embol...


Relive the best moments of first 100 days on loop

And on March 1, both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 hit record highs as investors reacted favorably to so-called pro-growth Trump plans to lower t...


Death toll in Turkish raids on Syria Kurds hits 28: Monitor

What the USA administration had to say after Tuesday's strikes, which should be seen as merely the beginning of a broader operation against the PKK and its affi...


Trump says national monuments are a 'massive federal land grab'

But at its core, it gives the interior secretary Ryan Zinke 45 days to review national monuments that are a hundred thousand acres or bigger - these are big...


Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

Earlier this month, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said his department found the number of Hispanics reporting rape is down 42.8 percent from a year ago, an...


US Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, said he looks "forward to working with Secretary Perdue to give our farmers and producers a greater voice in governme...


New Orleans Began Removing Confederate Statues By Cover of Night

According to a lawyer for the latter contractor, the staff received death threats after submitting the proposal, and according to city officials, the auto of o...