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Notre Dame Grads Walk Out During Mike Pence's Commencement Speech

This is one of several protests of commencement speeches by members of President Donald Trump's administration. Pence , who served as Indiana's governor fo...


Ringling Bros. owner: Final shows are 'a celebration'

The circus' last show, which was attended by former employees and other people connected with the company over the years, took place at Nassau Colosseum in NY. ...


'James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of

Later Friday morning, Trump suggested he may cancel future White House news conferences if reporters continue to be hard on Press Secretary Sean Spicer and Huck...


Muslim countries must lead anti-terrorism battle

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, renowned for its glitzy gold interior and where the first family is staying, projected five-story images of Trump and Salman across the...


The I-word: As Trump troubles spiral, Washington starts whispering 'impeachment'

The New York Times was the first to report on a February memo by Comey that suggested Trump asked him to lay off Flynn. He was responding to concerns about the...


Cloud Computing Wins Preakness Stakes

All of the dirt races before the Preakness were won by runners that were on the lead or close up. He was a $200,000 yearling purchase. For 37 years, from Affi...


Trump makes veiled threat against Comey, warns him not to 'leak' conversations

The president stressed that Comey had told him each time that he was not targeted in the investigation; however, the remarks quickly raised allegations of presi...


Yates warned White House that Flynn could be blackmailed

Earlier this year, Flynn had resigned after it turned out he had lied to Vice President Pence about conversations with a Russian ambassador. The Trump adminis...


Disabilities Council opposes GOP health care reform

Furthermore, it decimates the Medicaid program by cutting the program by $ 880 billion . Many political pundits have seen these pieces of legislation as a move ...


USA chief says North Korea's actions a recipe for disaster

The office did not give further details, but Yonhap News Agency said it was not believed to be an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), citing an anonymous...


White House lawyers research impeachment, sources say

Former Presidents Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton were impeached but later acquitted, while Richard Nixon resigned from office in 1974 before impeachment proc...


Congressman Al Green calls for Trump impeachment

Speaker, there is a belief in this country that no one is above the law, and that includes the president of the United States of America", Rep. Al Green (D-TX) ...


Cloud Computing pulls off upset in Preakness Stakes

Always Dreaming is always close up and jockey John Velazquez put him in that position. Oh, and one more thing, Always Dreaming's Preakness showing was th...


From U.S. House Floor, Texas Democrat Calls For Trump's Impeachment

We are now talking about impeachment. According to the recent polls conducted by PPP, 48 percent of Americans are now supporting Donald Trump's impeachment, com...


Roger Ailes, Fox News Founder Roger Ailes Dies at 77

Ailes hailed from Warren, Ohio, was a communications savant and political powerbroker in and around Washington for decades. Despite Ailes' denials of the alle...


Tulsa police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of unarmed man

The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, a civil and human rights law organization, said it was "deeply disappointed" by the verdict . Crutcher's family s...


Arctic Council Pressures Tillerson To Take Action On Climate Change

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, emphasizing the strong need for a naval base in the Arctic. Mr Tillerson is hosting the Arctic Council, where many delegates...


Fallen officers remembered at DPS Peace Officer Memorial

Vermont leaders recognize National Peace Officers Memorial Day by honoring the state's fallen officers. Police in Northeast Wisconsin are honoring fallen offi...


Chad Brown dedicates Preakness to late mentor Bobby Frankel

Trainer Todd Pletcher was searching for answers after his Kentucky Derby victor, Always Dreaming, dropped back around the far turn and faded to eighth in Satu...


Dwayne Johnson, Tom Hanks Announce U.S

Alec Baldwin , who often portrays President Trump on the series, appeared visibly miffed that he wouldn't be " The Rock's " running mate. And I've been really...


N. Korea fires missile in latest test, USA and S. Korea say

The missile was launched Sunday at about 4:59 p.m. Seoul time from a site in the vicinity of Puckchang county, which is home to North Korea's largest power plan...


Trump reaps Saudi arms deal, stronger ties

The agreements cover military, commercial, energy and petrochemical sectors and are expected to offer hundreds of thousands of jobs in both countries, Arabiya s...


TIME magazine's cover depicts Russian Federation overtaking the White House

Ex-campaign chairman Paul Manafort and fired national security adviser Michael Flynn , are among the former campaign officials said to be of interest to fede...


US Set to Impose New Sanctions On Venezuela

The U.S. Treasury was freezing the assets of Maikel Moreno, the president of the Supreme Court and justices Luis Fernando Damiani Bustillos, Arcadio Delgado Ros...


Rep. Jason Chaffetz Resigning From Congress as of June 30

Chaffetz said Thursday in Utah that he hopes to find out from the U.S. Department of Justice within the next few weeks if they exist and if they'll share them w...


Russian officials thought they could use Flynn to influence Trump

Several officials were apparently aware of the conversations and there was enough concern to go around. One former Federal Bureau of Investigation official an...


Talks over laptops on US flights from Europe end with no ban

On Thursday, the Financial Times reported [subscription] that the USA was considering a worldwide extension of the ban on global flights entering the countr...


Is the United States considering banning laptops on all flights from Europe?

Writing in the Daily Beast , Clive Irving said that an announcement from Washington is expected on Thursday. It's unclear at this time which European countri...


Comey agrees to testify in front of Senate committee

Flynn who had alleged ties with Russian officials. He told the Times that Trump was not talking about easing judicial pressure , but political pressure . ...


Russian officials bragged they could use Flynn to influence Trump, sources say

Flynn is one of several Trump associates under federal investigation by special counsel Mark Mueller for collusion with Russian Federation and obstruction of ju...


Jason Day shoots 63, is two back of leader James Hahn

James Hahn is feeling fine and in a bit of a groove after going low and without a bogey for the second of his three rounds this week at the AT&T Byron Nelson ....


Times Square Attack Leaves Canadian Woman In Very Critical Condition

Alyssa Elsman , an 18-year-old high school student from Portage, Mich., was killed and her 13-year-old sister was injured. Rojas' motive remains under investiga...


Defense attorneys decry Sessions' directive

However, those exceptions have to obtain approval from top supervisors with documented reasoning so that that Justice Department can keep tabs on the handling o...


Reds rally to beat Rockies, break seven-game slide

However, the typically steady Rockies bullpen allowed eight runs over the next three innings to let a victory slip away. Alexi Amarista, who hit a three-run h...


Fans thankful to see 'Greatest Show on Earth' one final time

Ringling's parent company, Feld Entertainment , announced in January it would close the show, citing declining attendance and high operating costs. - The "G...