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Ossoff backers draw strength from health care, Comey actions

The Congressional Leadership Fund released an attack ad on May 9 targeting Ossoff, who is running to fill the vacant seat in Georgia's 6th congressional distr...


Arctic Council Meeting Could Heat Up Over Climate Change

Freeland had no comment on Tillerson's public remarks after Thursday's meeting - the USA will not rush to decide its climate change policies. However, Tillers...


'Fast decision' expected on Comey's FBI replacement

Mr. Trump, however, denied asking for a loyalty pledge when asked by Fox News earlier this week. The first interviews to find a replacement for fired FBI Dir...


Indians bullpen hangs on for win over Rays

Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a "grade one" right groin strain. Carrasco would allow a Log...


Federal investigators head to deadly jet crash site

Teterboro Airport closed because of the crash, it said in a statement. He was aboard another plane at the airport at the time. Police said 13 vehicles also were...


Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

Comey. White House officials warned Friday that could have an effect on future conversations with Trump that are meant to be confidential. His bareknuckle com...


US Claims Syria Built Crematorium to Cover Up Executions

Summary⎙ Print The Donald Trump administration accuses Bashar al-Assad's regime of building a crematorium to cover up evidence of mass murder. "The Assad regi...


Trump may pick a new FBI director by next week

Into the mix came Trump, an attention-grabbing leader who, in addition to professing frustration with "this Russian Federation thing", apparently loathed sharin...


Wizards lose Game 7 to Boston, 115-105

The game is scheduled for an 8:00 p.m. start time and it will be televised nationally on TNT . Here are the Stars, Studs and Duds from Boston's 115-105 G...


Most Americans want special prosecutor for Russian Federation investigation

However, the Post did not claim in their report that specific information pertaining to intelligence-gathering methods were shared, and McMaster failed to a...


Trump pledges to move quickly to nominate new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Trump's frustrations came to a head this week with the firing of FBI Director James Comey, who was overseeing the probe into his campaign's possible ties to Rus...


Doctor, Nurse in Santa Cruz Arrested For Child Molestation

The shock charges have hit the respected neurosurgeon and nurse, who are both affiliated with Dominican Hospital in Santa Cruz. Rashel Brandon, 42, was arre...


Protests over Confederate statue shake Charlottesville, Virginia

Charlottesville police spokesman Lt. Steve Upman confirmed that right-wing blogger Jason Kessler, who was part of the torch-toting group led by Spencer the prev...


Torch-wielding group protests Confederate statue removal

The Daily Progress reported in April that the the Charlottesville City Council voted to sell the 93-year-old statue of the Civil War general and to bui...


Trump says possible to pick new FBI director by next week

When asked in a Fox News interview Friday whether there might be tape recordings of Mr. Comey, Mr. Trump said, "That I can't talk about". He said that "it w...


Penn State fraternity members face charges in student's death

But he said other members pushed him against a wall and told him to stay quiet when he voiced concern.Davis was not among the 18 fraternity brothers charged las...


Mississippian to be sentenced in anti-transgender hate crime

They broke up in 2014 but Vallum made a decision to kill her in May 2015 because a friend had discovered she was transgender, the Justice Department said. Attor...


Trump says it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

Veterans of other administrations say Trump needs a bigger, more experienced team of advisors - and people who can stand up to him and warn against rash decis...


White House calls Sally Yates a 'political opponent' of Trump

It may also not be easy for the administration to discredit Yates. Alone, her appearance didn't prove much. "Director Clapper reiterated what everybody, inc...


Man carrying human head stabs grocery store employee

Upon having made his way inside the grocery store, Webb proceeded to stab a worker, known by locals as Mike told Ernie Roberts, interim police chief in nearby...


Boeing Picks St. Louis for Potential Jet Plant

The initial acquisition is reportedly for 350 aircraft valued at up to $16 billion. The Pentagon requires the victor to assemble planes in the US, though part...


Trump Delivers Commencement Address At Liberty U

Trump asked Falwell in January to head a White House task force aimed at reforming the nation's higher education system. Trump has stayed largely out of pub...


Trump says he might release his tax returns once his term ends

However, his lawyers said the amounts were "immaterial" and would not have been identified as coming from Russians sources in his tax returns . The lawyers s...


Trump Pledges To Move Swiftly To Nominate New FBI Chief

Trump gives a thumbs-up as he walks into the White House Saturday. . The FBI in particular has jealously guarded its independence, a principle embodied by the...


Four-star center Jeremiah Tilmon signs with Missouri

And given the relative dearth of talent the team possessed in the post, Tilmon will be expected to start immediately and make a major impact for Missouri. "He's...


Suspect in Texas university stabbings to be charged with murder

The University of Texas president says two of the students wounded in a stabbing attack on campus have been treated and released from hospitals while a third re...


President Trump says 'perfect accuracy' not possible

In an exclusive interview with NBC News on Thursday, Trump said he had decided on his own to fire Comey before Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein recomme...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions Reverses Obama-Era Justice Policies

Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah), one of Paul's conservative partners in advocating for changes to the criminal justice system, also signaled his disapproval of Sessions'...


Oklahoma officer says she recalled training as she shot man

Shelby's attorneys have said Crutcher refused Shelby's commands to lie down during a two-minute period before police cameras recorded the shooting. But Shelby h...


Authorities: Jet crashes at small airport near New York City

The Port Authority says the Learjet crashed around 3:30 p.m. on Kero Road and Commerce Road in the residential neighborhood of Carlstadt, New Jersey, about a ha...


Putin blames off-key piano for hesitant musical rendition

Putin was caught on camera in front of the piano at the Beijing residence. "For the global community, we must be an example of a collective, innovative and cons...


President Trump Addresses Graduates at Liberty University

Jerry Falwell Jr., Liberty University's president who endorsed the thrice-married Trump in January 2016 just before that year's Iowa caucuses and became a key...


Supreme Court Declines Republican Bid To Revive North Carolina Voter ID Law

The Supreme Court on Monday, May 15, 2017, rejected an appeal to reinstate North Carolina's voter identification law that a lower court said targeted Africa...


Did Trump Raise Mike Flynn's FBI Troubles at Comey Dinner?

All I want is for Comey to be honest. During a Thursday interview with NBC's Lester Holt, Trump said he made the decision to fire Comey on his own, and that h...


WATCH Small plane crashes in industrial area near Carlstadt, New Jersey

A witness told Eyewitness News that it appeared the plane was trying to land at nearby Teterboro Airport. A Learjet 35 can hold up to eight passengers but it ...