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Trump will convey opposition to 'settlements' during Israel trip

Moving the American Embassy to Jerusalem would not harm the peace process . The Orthodox Union, which had complained earlier in the week about McMaster's c...


Why Trump's promise to move USA embassy to Jerusalem is so controversial

Congress recognized Jerusalem as Israeli in 1995, but successive presidents have waived a provision in that law that requires the United States to move the em...


U.S. will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

The North has vowed to develop a missile mounted with a nuclear warhead that can strike the mainland United States. The comments come just days after North Ko...


Nearly 740000 foreigners overstayed US visas last year

Writing in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Entry/Exit Overstay Report , the DHS revealed that of the more that 50 million nonimmigrant admissions at USA air and sea ...


Christie: I Wouldn't Have Let Flynn Into White House

Chris Christie and his wife, Mary Pat Christie, watch as President Trump signs a House resolution earlier this year. Christie also took the opportunity to voi...


Iran must stop supporting 'terrorists', Trump says in Israel

The area is home to sensitive religious sites, including the Western Wall, the holiest place where Jews can pray. Standing on the red carpet and chatting minu...


Texas advances school transgender bathroom law

The Republican representative who authored the amendment insists the issue is child safety, not transgender discrimination. "This is about accommodating all kid...


Monica Vaughn rallies past Jennifer Kupcho to win NCAA women's golf title

Simmons got off to a rocky start with a triple bogey on the first hole, but carded two birdies and two bogeys in the final eight holes on the front to sit at th...


Here's how the world reacted to Trump's Saudi Arabia visit

This attack on Iran evoked strong reactions, with the Iranian foreign minister tweeting: "Iran - fresh from real elections - attacked by @POTUS in that bas...


Dozen Sharks Sighted Off San Clemente, Closing South OC beaches

A representative from the San Clemente Lifeguard Service told LAist that the beaches briefly reopened at 8 a.m. Monday morning with a "Swim at your own risk" sh...


The NCAA Won't Do Squat About The Texas Bathroom Bill

According to Bloomberg , when pressed for comment, a spokesman declined to address the Texas legislation, choosing instead to cite "four reasons" why they acte...


Impeaching the President Wouldn't Necessarily Remove Him From Office

Texas representative Green spoke on the floor of the House on Wednesday , calling for Trump's impeachment on grounds of obstruction of justice. Democrats are c...


Congressional panels pledge full probe into Comey firing

Then a top House Democrat cited new evidence he said appeared to show Flynn lied on a security clearance background check. In March 1868, President Andrew J...


Cryptosporidium Outbreaks Linked to Swimming Have Doubled — CDC

But that doesn't always happen - a recent survey by the Water Quality and Health Council found that 25 percent of adults said they'd swim within an hour of ha...


Sooners advance to super regional behind Parker's shutout

Knigthen and Nicole Pendley were both three-for-four with four RBI and two runs scored. NDSU (29-32) is scheduled to play the victor of Oklahoma and Arkansas ...


Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dies at 77

Bush, as well as Rudy Giuliani's first mayoral campaign. "A brilliant broadcaster, Roger played a huge role in shaping America's media over the last thirty ye...


Jeff Sessions Is Reversing Obama's Work With This Terrible New Policy

Brett Tolman, former USA attorney for Utah and a representative of the Law Enforcement Leaders group: "The Justice Department's expected shift to prosecuting an...


North Korea undertakes 'successful' nuclear test

U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Wood said China was key given that 90 percent of North Korea's trade was with that country. South Korean Defence Minister Han Min-...


Death threats may prompt NBA's Kanter to become US citizen

After a whirlwind four days during which Enes Kanter escaped Indonesia , was detained in Romania and feared getting sent back to Turkey - where he said his l...


Tulsa leaders plead for calm after cop acquitted in man's death

Shelby said she had ordered Crutcher to stop and get on the ground, but Crutcher disobeyed her commands. Tulsa officer Betty Shelby had been charged with ma...


Turkish foreign minister says wants US envoy McGurk changed

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan watched part of the Washington D.C. protests against him turn into a brawl. "This is Erdogan's security detail". In this ...


Trump Arrives In Israel For Second Leg Of International Trip

And Hazan's insatiable ego apart, the ceremony was friendly, easygoing and marked by the warmth of the public statements delivered by President Reuven Rivlin, N...


Flynn Will Invoke Fifth Amendment, Decline Senate Subpoena

There is only one conclusion to be drawn from reports former national security adviser Michael Flynn will invoke his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrim...


Texas Senate approves controversial bill allowing agencies to refuse some adoptions

The Dakota Access pipeline system leaked more than 100 gallons (380 liters) of oil in two separate incidents in North Dakota in March as crews prepared the pipe...


Jerusalem will always be Israel's capital: Benjamin Netanyahu

The Obama administration's nuclear negotiations further fueled Gulf nations' worries about Iran's regional intentions, especially as it backs Shiite militias fi...


Fisherman recovers body of missing swimmer

People could tour two Coast Guard boats, as well as Brown County Sheriff's Office and Green Bay Metro Fire Department boats during the open house. Neither the...


Trump denies asking Comey to drop probe, decries 'witch hunt'

President Donald Trump has hit out at the appointment of a special counsel to lead the Russian Federation probe as "the single greatest witch hunt" in U.S. "We ...


Tillerson gives nod to Paris Agreement at Arctic Council meeting

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned the governments and peoples of the Arctic on Thursday that President Donald Trump will put America first when it co...


Questions Remain After Sally Yates' Testimony

Michael Flynn's conduct and the Trump administration's handling of the allegations about him. Mr Pence said in January that Mr Flynn denied those calls invo...


American Legion Hosts Memorial Day Parade

A news release from Yavapai Cemetery Association notes that Citizens Cemetery, which dates back to 1864, is the final resting spot for numerous area's earliest ...


Bolling on Anthony Weiner: 'He Is a Sick Human Being'

The FBI began investigating Weiner in September after the 15-year-old North Carolina girl told a tabloid news site, the Daily Mail , that she and the disgr...


Tornadoes In Oklahoma, Wisconsin Leave 2 Dead

Peter's Catholic Church in Cameron to help cleanup efforts at the mobile park. "When I got back and got back to my trailer, my neighbors, some people were helpi...


Baraboo circus keeps tradtion alive after Ringling Bros closure

Seventeen-year-old Angelica Tchalabaev, left, gets a hug from her mother, Tatiana Tchalabaev, who plays the Intergalactic Queen in the Ringling Bros . "It'll b...


Federal Bureau of Investigation probe considers senior White House advisor a 'person of interest'

Comey is set to testify before the US Senate Intelligence Committee, which is also examining Russia's role in the election and possible ties to Trump's campaign...


Former AG Eric Holder Calls Jeff Sessions New Policy 'Dumb on Crime'

The Obama policy shift coincided with U.S. Sentencing Commission changes that made tens of thousands of federal drug prisoners eligible for early release, and a...