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China releases list of achievements from Belt and Road Forum

The heads of the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, and the United Nations also attended the summit. According to the host president, those attendin...


'Fatal levels of alcohol' likely cause of Penn pupil's death

The former undergraduate members were well educated by the International Fraternity and Penn State on these policies; however, they are entitled to the presum...


Maine Democrat to take part in Trump's voter fraud probe

Although Trump won a majority of the Electoral College votes that determine the victor of the presidential election under the U.S. Constitution, Democratic oppo...


DHS Considers Carry-On Laptop Ban On Flights From Europe

European governments and the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) hastily arranged a telephone conference Friday, with Washington saying no final decisio...


At least one dead after tornado hits trailer park near Chetek

The fatal tornado was a part of a storm system that swept through parts of seven or more states all the way from Texas to close to the border of Canada. The wea...


New Orleans takes down 3rd Confederate-era monument

The announcement comes after the city had already taken down a statue of the Confederacy's only president and a memorial to a white rebellion against a biracial...


Supreme Court won't rescue NC voter ID law

The law, one of a number of similar statutes passed by Republican-controlled states, was opposed by civil rights groups, including the state chapter of the NAAC...


Deadly tornadoes hit Wisconsin, Oklahoma, Texas

News 18 spoke with the mayor of Chetek, Jeff Martin, who told News 18 "the people who live in that trailer park - their whole world got turned upside down". Ear...


Watch Donald Trump's First Commencement Speech as President

Following a tumultuous week that saw the firing of FBI Director James Comey, Trump didn't waste time taking the opportunity to lay into his critics. Trump dur...


Trump honors fallen police officers, vows to reduce violence

Kennedy declared May 15 as Peace Officers' Memorial Day, and this week around the country will be National Police Week . Police agencies paused Monday to hon...


Google rolling out arsenal of services, gadgets

With products like Google Assistant and, soon, Google Lens , Google has given machine learning a less mechanical face. Chandra didn't reference Amazon at all...


Yates: Russia had 'real leverage' over Flynn

Yates shared shocking details about Michael Flynn's alleged Russian Federation ties, and questioned why the White House didn't act on her warning. The next...


Sen. John Cornyn removes himself from Federal Bureau of Investigation consideration

Cornyn said in a statement that he had informed the White House that "the best way I can serve is continuing to fight for a conservative agenda in the US Sena...


WikiLeaks Offers $100k for 'Tapes' of Private Trump-Comey Chats

The White House tried to fool everyone but has fooled no one because of the media's vigilance. Trump's tweets concerning possible recorded conversations bet...


At Least 8 Tornadoes Struck Oklahoma, Killing 1

But Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known dead from the twister. "Our rapid response assessors are in ...


Former US Representative Brown of Florida found guilty of fraud

Four of Brown's 22 counts are related to her taxes: one count of corruptly endeavoring to obstruct or impede the due administration of the Internal Revenue La...


Abbott, Cornyn comment on passage of Health Care Bill

The amendment allows police officers to question a person's immigration status during a detainment, as opposed to being limited to those under lawful arrest. Th...


Peace Officer Memorial ceremony held at State Capitol

California is second only to Texas, which suffered the loss of 19 police officers past year. Additionally, the calendar week in which May 15 falls was also proc...


Trump warns Comey over leaks to media — Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking

Assuming that Comey wants to fight back against President Trump, an understandable desire given not just the fact of the firing but also the way Trump has handl...


Federal judges ask if revised travel ban discriminates against Muslims

Wall argued that the president had said "several things approaching" a repudiation of his campaign trail comments. Katyal also sought to help make it easier f...


Sinkhole Nearly Swallows Car on Main Street in Ellicott City

Aerial images from SkyFox show a large sinkhole that opened, swallowing a vehicle that was parked along the curb. Main Street between Rogers Avenue and Ellicott...


Netanyahu: Abbas lied to Trump

That's unfortunately not true. "They name their schools after mass murderers of Israelis and they pay terrorists", he said at the opening of a meeting with th...


MS-13 gang targeted in sweep across Los Angeles

Lopez, Rivas and Molina are all eligible for the death penalty if found guilty of the murders, according to prosecutors. Jail officials around the region also c...


Sessions' New Charging Memo

But groups from the American Civil Liberties Union on the left to organizations funded by the Koch brothers on the right saw it differently. "When Sessions ...


Police shoot driver during traffic stop

The officers stopped the black truck on the ramp to Glebe Road about 4:30 p.m. because the truck was associated with someone who was wanted by police. Police sp...


SUV gets stuck in surf at New Jersey beach

A man who was reportedly attempting to take photographs of his Land Rover by the sea got into trouble when the auto started to sink into the sand. The man con...


United States democracy 'under assault' from Trump and Russian Federation, former intelligence director says

To talk more on the Trump administration and the firing of James Comey , CGTN's Elaine Reyes spoke with Atiba Madyun, founder of The Madyun Group, a government...


Always Dreaming is 4-5 early favorite for Preakness

The colt, who is 4-for-4 this season, tends to be overly aggressive in his morning exercise. Pletcher says: "He was moving really well". Gunnevera drew the ...


'TRUTH' -- Donald Jr. Says Trump Didn't Obstruct Justice

The Times said it was part of a paper trail Comey created documenting what he saw as Trump's efforts to improperly interfere in the ongoing probe. In an int...


DHS declines to confirm Clarke appointment

The appointment has not been confirmed. As Milwaukee County Sheriff, Clarke recklessly pursued joining the Trump administration in their implementation of 287...


Garland not interested in Federal Bureau of Investigation job, friends say

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell paused and answered simply "no" when asked if he had concerns about the president's ability to properly handle classified...


Senate Democrats May Block Vote on FBI Director Until Special Prosecutor Appointed

Democrats demanded the White House turn over recordings, if they exist, of the president's conversations with Comey. "Even that is possible", Trump said, spea...


Donald Trump 'asked FBI Director to shut down Flynn investigation'

Officials are anxious that Mr Trump's lack of focus and attention to detail could cause problems as he visits Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia, Israeli and Palestin...


Greensboro Police Memorial Honors 22 Fallen Officers

These fallen officers and their families were honored Monday at the Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Service at the Jean Dean Public Safety Building, conducted...


Trump says he considered 'this Russian Federation thing' before firing FBI Director Comey

The HuffPost/YouGov poll consisted of 1,000 completed interviews conducted May 10-11 among USA adults, using a sample selected from YouGov's opt-in online panel...