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Lawmaker Would Vet Citizenship of Non-English-Speaking Students in Oklahoma

However, according to the State Department of Education, around 50,000 English learners are studying in pre-K through 12th grade in Oklahoma public schools, and...


Governor: It's unfair that Narcan is free but EpiPens aren't

LePage, a Republican who is in his second term as governor, is set to leave office next year due to state term limits. Gov. Paul LePage has decided against en...


Dueling Protests as Jefferson Davis Monument Removed in New Orleans

The Davis statue was the second of the four monuments to be removed in the Crescent City. He added: "The record is clear: New Orleans's Robert E. In a s...


Kansas City shooting victim calls 911 after 3 shot to death

People in one Kansas City, KS neighborhood are waking up with questions after four people were shot and three were killed Tuesday night. Minutes later, a neighb...


Crews dismantle confederate monument in New Orleans

Ongoing protests for and against the statue's removal came to a head this week , with reports of altercations between the two opposing groups having occurred...


United States working on new N.Korea sanctions: Tillerson

It was the first time Tillerson had addressed all employees since his first day on the job on February 2, when he spoke to hundreds of State Department offici...


Ex-PM Valls swiftly defects to President Macron's party

Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Macron, saying China and France shared a "responsibility toward peace and development in the world". His lack of st...


White House struggles to straighten its story on Comey

Dems on the Hill have noted that, since then, the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced it was investigating Russian interference in the election and whethe...


Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Comey was 'not up to the task': Trump's White House

On NBC's "Today", Sanders said she would defer to the president himself for any additional details. McCabe's testimony undercut a White House narrative that...


North Korea vows revenge over failed attempt to poison Kim

He worked in agriculture development at an experimental farm at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. Tony Kim was an accounting professor at Py...


Congress Warns US Airlines to Improve Customer Service

The hearing comes after a video showed security officers dragging a Kentucky doctor from a United Airlines jet in Chicago last month. If airlines don't act to...


'He's a Very Good Person': Trump Continues to Rave About Flynn

Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates testified on Monday that she told the Trump administration that Flynn had been compromised and could be potentially...


Trump says Comey was 'showboat' and he planned to fire him anyway

Sessions' recusal means Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is overseeing the Justice Department's Russian Federation investigation. Arizona Senator John M...


Health care mess: House takes a small step

Ryan argued that "we would spell disaster for ourselves, politically. if we go back on our word". On the second one: Republicans have fanned across the talk s...


US Justice Department to probe police shooting of Texas teen

Initially, Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber told reporters that Oliver fired his weapon at a vehicle moving "aggressively" toward him-suggesting that...


I was going to fire Comey 'regardless,' he was a 'showboat'

Trump said his decision of firing Comey might confuse people but he termed this exercise as a "right thing for the American people". "I hold director Comey in...


Rex Tillerson Spells Out US Foreign Policy

It was the top United States diplomat's first ministerial meeting with all members of the regional bloc. The U.S. and Russian Federation have "almost no tru...


China conducts new missile tests aimed to counter THAAD

During the 40-minute conversation he also proposed sending a special delegation to Beijing that will "exclusively discuss the Thaad and the North's nuclear is...


USA preparing additional sanctions for N Korea: Tillerson

Last week in the U.N. Security Council, Tillerson called on countries to suspend or downgrade diplomatic ties with Pyongyang, saying it abuses diplomatic priv...


Obamas donating $2M to Chicago summer jobs programs

The Obamas also pledged to donate $2 million to fund summer jobs programs at the center. Obama was joined by former First Lady Michelle, as well as Mayor Rahm...


Broward teacher arrested for alleged sexual assault on student

We will have mental health counselors at the school tomorrow for any student who may need additional emotional support. "Once again, this situation is being tak...


FBI chief 'Nauseous' at Thought He Swayed US Election

Comey also said he does not think he was inconsistent by not also disclosing that the FBI had begun a counterintelligence investigation last summer of whether s...


Senate Can't Pass Methane Rollback So Interior Decides To Do It Anyway

But despite the successful preservation of the rule , White House officials signaled that they still intend on drastically reshaping it. Kate MacGregor, the In...


Judge orders Bartlett engineer blamed for fatal train crash to face charges

Municipal Court Judge Marsha Neifield on Thursday ordered the arrest of engineer Brandon Bostian on charges of involuntary manslaughter and reckless endangerm...


Senate Judiciary chair: FBI must confirm if Trump is under investigation

But the revelation intensified the pressure on the White House from both political parties to explain the motives behind Comey's stunning ouster. He said, You...


Penn State Student's Hazing Death Was No Accident, Grand Jury Says

Eighteen young men have been charged over the death of Piazza, a Pennsylvania State University sophomore left fatally stricken after falling down stairs during ...


Another Top Fox News Executive Is Heading For The Exits

In this April 24, 2017 photo, Fox News co-president Bill Shine, right, leaves a NY restaurant with Rupert Murdoch , second from right, the executive chairman o...


Fox News Head Bill Shine Resigns Amid Harassment Scandals

Shine has been named in multiple lawsuits targeting the network, along with Ailes and O'Reilly. "They will lead Fox News to an even more successful future"....


Rosenstein Threatened to Resign Over Comey

Speeding up the timeline leading to his inevitable termination, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe sat in for his former boss James Comey during a Senate Intel...


Arrested journalist says he was only trying to do job

The official complaint accuses Heyman of "causing a disturbance by yelling questions" at Price. Several protesters were gathered in the hallway, as was Dan Heym...


Pence 'bops' boy in face, and child demands apology

So, to set the scene, you're looking at an event for military families that was hosted by Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence . But at the ver...


Prosecutors subpoena Flynn associates in Russian Federation probe

President Trump fired Flynn on February 13 because of his false statements to Pence. But Flynn, a retired lieutenant general, misled Vice President Mike Pence...


Trump admits Russian Federation probe played into Comey's firing

He says it was the "greatest privilege" of his career to serve under him. President Trump said FBI Director James B. Comey told him three times he wasn't unde...


The firing of James Comey, as told by the White House

I was going to fire regardless of recommendation". But he reversed his account on Thursday , saying that "regardless of recommendation, I was going to fire Co...


GOP Senator Floats Shunned Supreme Court Pick for FBI Chief

Other Democrats, please just say no to the plan to get Trump an extra D.C. Circuit appointment, make Merrick Garland's life miserable, and add another fired Fed...