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McCain: US should expel Turkey envoy over bodyguard violence

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose name Donald Trump doesn't know how to pronounce, met with POTUS in Washington on Tuesday, presumably to swap stori...


Chaffetz resignation latest twist in GOP oversight of Trump

And now, just as he says he has his "subpoena pen ready" so the Oversight Committee can get its hands on fired FBI Director James Comey's memos, he's going to...


Read Rupert Murdoch's Memo to Fox News on Roger Ailes' Death

Nixon then put Ailes in charge of his television campaign for the 1968 presidential election. Anchor Shep Smith delivered a moving monologue during his progra...


List reveals top baby names selected by Arkansas parents in 2016

Check out Social Security's website - socialsecurity.gov - to see the top national baby names for 2016. Noah sat atop the list for boy names. Ava was the most p...


Multiple Congressional Committees Want Comey's FBI Memos And Testimony

Ryan noted the oversight committee has requested Comey's apparent memo. Sen. John McCain invoked Watergate in describing the escalating controversy surroundin...


One killed, several injured as auto hits pedestrians in Times Square

Ken Bradix has been a bouncer at Planet Hollywood for 17 years. The auto leaned on a lamppost and steel barriers meant to block vehicles from getting onto the s...


Graham believes Russian Federation probe 'considered a criminal investigation'

Rosenstein on Wednesday appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to oversee the investigation. By Wednesday evening, a Republican sou...


New Orleans set to remove Robert E. Lee statue

New Orleans police officers could be seen talking to and then handcuffing the suspects near the monument. Those who wanted the monuments to stay cited historic...


Trump not ready for prime time, Pa. lawmakers say

The firing of James Comey has come under huge scrutiny as FBI is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election, and possible Moscow ...


Joe Lieberman is front-runner for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

When asked if Lieberman, a Democrat turned independent, is his favorite choice, Trump said yes. He introduced Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, at her confirma...


Senate committee wants Comey to testify

The White House disputed the account of the Comey memo. The latest political storm, coupled with the still-potent fallout from Trump's recent disclosure of cl...


Car drives wrong way in Times Square and hits crowds; 1 dead

Rojas was in custody and is being tested for drugs and alcohol. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed one person was killed in the incident. Police s...


Donald Trump is in 'impeachment territory,' former Nixon adviser says

House Speaker Paul Ryan declared Wednesday that he retains confidence in President Donald Trump and cautioned against "rushing to judgment" over the cascading r...


Force calls for public to support campaign for new UK Police Memorial

The service is taking part at 11025 Voyager Parkway in Colorado Springs. The video honors the 43 campus public safety officers who were killed in the line of ...


New Orleans removing last of four statues linked to pro-slavery era

Crews finally lifted the statue off its pedestal just after 3 a.m., almost seven hours after they first arrived, to loud cheers and a handful of jeers. Unlike t...


A policeman was acquitted of the murder of an African-American man

Crutcher was only having problems with his SUV before he was shot to death. "I have four grandchildren that are at home now that has lost their daddy", he told ...


Trump doubles down on 'witch hunt' claims, denies collusion with Russian Federation

Somebody should warn him that doesn't let him off the hook. USA stocks rose as upbeat economic data emboldened investors to return to the market on Thursday, ...


West Virginia Senate backs revised tax overhaul

The provisions were replaced with language exempting those receiving Social Security benefits with incomes under $100,000 from paying income tax. Mike Maroney, ...


Lieberman Among the 4 Candidates Trump Will Interview for FBI Post

McCabe was tapped to become acting director after Trump dismissed Comey on May 9. "I'm somebody who spent a lot of time in law enforcement; this is a moment whe...


Several injured, 1 dead after speeding vehicle drives into Times Square

Elsman's sister, who hasn't been identified publicly, was injured in the incident, along with 22 other people. It was stopped after crashing into a pole on ...


Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

Staying true to his maverick image, Lieberman in 2016 endorsed Hillary Clinton for President , saying he watched her " time and again reach across party lines...


McCaskill: Rosenstein said he knew Comey would be fired before memo

Trump later told NBC that he was going to fire Comey no matter what Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions had recommended. Zeidenberg says he agrees w...


UN Condemns North Korea Missile Test, Vows Sanctions

Amid growing tensions over Pyongyang's array of missile tests, Beijing in February banned imports of North Korean coal citing United Nations resolutions for all...


United States condemns Erdoğan's bodyguards for attacking Turkish protesters in Washington DC

Erdogan met President Trump at the White House on Tuesday, and during that meeting he made it clear that the decision to arm the group will "never be accepted"....


Trump denies telling Comey to back off, bashes former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

In this occasional series, we will bring you up to speed on the biggest national security stories of the week . Confidants say a staff shake-up is possible, alt...


Women's health care is pricey under proposed health plan

The spot directs viewers to call a number that connects to the Capitol switchboard. The Senate approved a spending bill averting a government shutdown that wo...


3 hurt after Ferris wheel fall in Washington state

East Jefferson Fire and Rescue spokesman Bill Beezley said an eyewitness reported a Ferris wheel cart flopping upside down, ejecting the three occupants. She es...


Israel said to be the source of intel Trump gave to Russians

Another European diplomat told CNN that Europeans are expecting cooperative exchanges with the USA on this matter and to avoid United States unilateral meas...


Xi Says China Willing to Improve Strained Ties With South Korea

South Korea has complained that some of is companies doing business in China have faced discrimination in retaliation for the system's deployment. The offici...


Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into Russian Federation links 'hurts United States terribly'

President Trump and his administration continue to suffer attacks which reached a crescendo on Wednesday when the deputy attorney general appointed ex-FBI Direc...


Russia-Comey fiasco now the country's agenda

The New York Times reported on Thursday that Trump called Comey weeks after he took office on January 20 and asked him when federal authorities were going to s...


Private jet crashes in United States, kills 2

A jet crashed into a building near a small airport on Monday, killing two crew members and sparking a fire that sent thick, black smoke spewing into the air, au...


Flags to fly at half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this fifteenth day of May, in the year of our Lord two thousand seventeen, and of the Independence of the United...


Trade Rep Lighthizer Lays Groundwork for Nafta Talks

We have been from day one", Freeland told reporters. The U.S. sugar industry pressed the U.S. Commerce Department late a year ago to withdraw from a 2014 agre...


Jordan, Israel in rare row over Jerusalem stabbing, killing

U.S. State Secretary Rex Tillerson suggested on Sunday that moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv might not impact the Trump's peace-making efforts. Israel ha...