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Won't let America down on healthcare, assures Donald Trump

The House narrowly approved legislation to replace President Obama's signature health care law with backing by the conservative Freedom Caucus, but some GOP se...


Rafael Nadal sets up semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in Madrid

But if he is to progress Nadal must get the better of Djokovic , who eased into the semi-finals after scheduled opponent Kei Nishikori withdrew with a wrist ...


Mexico Border Apprehensions Hit 17 Year Lows

Apprehensions at the US-Mexico border reached historic lows in April, continuing a downward slide in the first few months of the Trump administration. "You ar...


French president-elect backs Paris Olympics bid

The bid leans heavily on existing sporting venues, including the Memorial Coliseum that was the center piece of the 1932 Olympics and used again for the 1984 Su...


Sean Spicer absent from briefings during key week for Trump

Thursday: "We want this to come to its conclusion, we want it to come to its conclusion with integrity", Sanders said of the Russian Federation probe. And don...


Trump Signs Executive Order That Creates Committee To Investigate Voter Fraud

President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order to form a commission to investigate voter fraud and voter suppression in the United States. "...


Spicer on Flynn Dismissal: 'The Process Worked'

What's more, her career with the Justice Department stems much further back, across multiple administrations and parties. It was not until February 13 that Tr...


Ad Buy Seeks to Defend Ryan, House GOP After Health Care Vote

House speaker Paul Ryan appeared resigned to the legislative reality that the bill he unveiled with great fanfare would be altered as part of a "multistage pr...


AG Sessions Urges More Mandatory Minimums, Rand Paul Slams Back

We need to say, as Nancy Reagan said , 'Just say no.' There's no excuse for this, it's not recreational. Paul has pushed for reforms to the criminal justic...


Police investigate killing of Ohio police chief, 2 others

Authorities have identified the victims of a shooting at an OH nursing home Friday by a gunman who was later found dead inside the care facility. During the s...


Justice Department subpoenas Michael Flynn associates on day Trump fires James Comey

Because former acting Attorney General Sally Yates had testified the day before at a hearing held by the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee. Sally Yates, who worke...


White House denies Trump asked Comey for loyalty pledge

Trump's tweet came the morning after he asserted Comey had told him three times he wasn't under FBI investigation. Sarah Huckabee Sanders, principal deputy ...


Roy Oliver: Full Story & Must-See Details On Police Officer

He also noted that none of the boys in the auto had been drinking, and were not the ones the police had been called to the scene of the party about. Video foota...


Support for AHCA Declines to 38 Percent After House Passes Bill

The three biggest issues yet to be reconciled are the scope of coverage for people with a preexisting injury or illness, health-care tax credits and Medicaid. T...


Democrat Responds To Trump Calling For Shutdown

President Donald Trump Tuesday appeared to call for a government shutdown later this year, probably in September, in response to a bipartisan funding deal that ...


Ticks And The Diseases They Carry (It's Not Just Lyme)

Most Lyme-disease victims get infected when bitten in spring and summer during the tick's nymph stage, when they look like poppy seeds. Dr. Molaei said a single...


Jefferson Davis statue coming down overnight, parents at nearby school told

The area was heavily guarded by police officers, presumably to prevent clashes between pro- and anti-monument groups. Around 4 a.m., two workers approached th...


Four Dead in Ohio Nursing Home Shooting

The suspect was also found dead, according to WSYX in Columbus . Thorp says Disario was found outside the Pine Kirk Care Center . The shooting closed down...


School says Ohio boy never said he was bullied

What happened to Gabriel is not an uncommon scenario at Carson School, said Branch. The school district had refused to release the video but chose to do so ...


'Wannacry' Ransomeware Attack Hits Businesses In Dozens Of Countries

Ransomware is a type of malware that attempts to extort a computer user for money. "Like many other companies, FedEx is experiencing interference with some of...


Appalachia's approach to drugs at odds with AG policy

Sessions' approach is almost the exact opposite taken by the Obama Administration, which instructed prosecutors to do their best to avoid triggering mandatory...


Spurs rout Harden, Rockets 114-75 to win series

This might seem far-fetched, as one would like to believe the Rockets would have prevented Harden from playing with a concussion. The Spurs held the Rocke...


Amtrak Engineer Charged In Deadly 2015 Philadelphia Train Crash

The news came after local prosecutors shockingly cleared Brandon Bostian, 33, of criminal wrongdoing earlier in the week. (CNN) - The Amtrak engineer in a 201...


Body found in Jackie Kennedy reservoir in Central Park

Medical examiner investigators remove a body found in a pond in Central Park, Wednesday May 10, 2017, in NY. There were no obvious signs of trauma, police s...


Jeff Sessions Just Officially Reignited The War On Drugs

The Obama administration used the "Smart on Crime" policy to combat what they believed was a high number of prosecutions of non-violent drug offenders. Sen. M...


As farmers worry, Agriculture chief to promote trade

The Republican chairmen of the Senate and House Agriculture Committees welcomed the undersecretary for trade and said they would review the rest of the packag...


Trump says he did not ask Comey for his loyalty -Fox News

Mr Trump has said that Mr Comey has told him three times that he was not a target of the FBI inquiry, comments that have raised accusations among opponent...


President Trump Doubles Down on Idea of Ending White House Press Briefings

Comey , who was sacked by President Donald Trump on Tuesday, was invited to speak before the committee in a closed session. The President insists Mr Comey ...


President Trump warns Comey about 'leaking', implies talks were recorded

Trump pressed Comey on whether it would be "honest loyalty". White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer denied that President Donald Trump's tweet - warning fir...


Sister says Arkansas slaying suspect battled mental illness

The suspect has been identified as James Bowden, 32, of Dardanelle. Mainhart had spent five years in the Yell County Sheriff's Office, and has been a law en...


GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

It's time to turn a page and rescue our health care system from this disastrous law. That inevitably will let insurers off the hook for covering many services...


Spicer: WH Reviewed DOJ Evidence On Flynn And 'Did The Right Thing'

Here is a well-respected defense intellectual, praised by both parties, lending a steady hand to a chaotic White House. When pressed, Spicer said Yates was ...


Spicer Calls Sally Yates a 'Political Opponent' of Trump

He also said that Yates' assertions about Flynn weren't clear the first time she came to the White House . A lawyer for Flynn declined to comment on the stor...


Two days later he killed himself

His mother took him the hospital, where she was told he simply had the stomach flu, Branch said. Two days before in a restroom at Carson Elementary School , an...


Second Baptist Church revival May 17-18

The 9 a.m. contemplative service will focus on Buddhist teachings of mindfulness. Gospel Explosion , 5 p.m., Fifth Street Baptist Church, 1007 Fifth St., fea...