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Playboy model who shot nude of unwitting woman due in court

Mathers, a petite blonde, had apologized for taking the photo at an LA Fitness club in July and posting it on Snapchat with the caption: "If I can't unsee this ...


Ex-CIA chief says he warned Russia to stay out of election

Brennan testified in an open session of the committee, one of a handful of congressional committees now investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election. B...


CBO: 23 million could lose health insurance in GOP health care plan

Mitch McConnell said the Senate would wait until the budget office scored the plan before they decided how to proceed with the bill. That's slightly less t...


Crimson Tide baseball coach Goff fired after first season

The decision came amid reports of potential rules violations involving the mishandling of player scholarships and a public outcry from parents, fans and alumni ...


Police Make 3 More Arrests In Connection With Deadly Manchester Concert Attack

But the New York Times then published photos it says were gathered by United Kingdom authorities at the scene of the attack , including the remnants of a...


State highway damage from winter storms tops $1B

He said the scale of the slide was such that the wall of rock and dirt that cascaded down the slope continued down to the ocean floor 250 feet off the shoreline...


Russians discussed how to influence Trump via aides

That's according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press sent Monday by Flynn's legal team to the Senate Intelligence committee. Brennan says the contacts...


Did Pope Francis diss the President?

Several photos also show the pope smiling with the president. And the president thinks there's another reason why they will get on. "It is hoped that there ...


Dies From Gas Station Nacho Cheese Botulism

Here are some things to know about botulism: _ A RARE DISEASE The National Organization for Rare Disorders says there were 199 confirmed and 14 probable case...


GOP health care bill leaves 23 million more uninsured, analysts say

The new CBO score shows that 23 million Americans would lose their health coverage in the next decade. "Under Obamacare , premiums have more than dou...


Cavaliers look to finish off Celtics

With James saddled with four first-half fouls for the first time in his career and the Cavaliers staring a second straight shocking home loss to the Celtics i...


Military Appreciation Month: Remembering the fallen on Memorial Day

By the 1920s, it was more commonly known as Memorial Day and was extended to honor all American servicemembers who died in defense of our country. Numerous ol...


Half of new jury pool has view on Cosby's guilt

The jurors chosen so far include three white men and two white women. The charge came after the Montgomery County district attorney's office used one of its s...


Marking difference with U.S., France urges dialogue with Iran

Accompanying President Donald Trump on his first trip overseas as commander-in-chief - and hours after the administration announced some $109 billion in arms ...


Report says GOP health care bill leaves 51m ... 5:06 pm Wed

Younger people would see substantially larger reductions while older people would see substantially smaller premium reductions. "As a result, the nongroup mar...


Reporter alleges GOP hopeful Greg Gianforte body-slammed him

Jacobs had walked into the office and asked the candidate about the GOP's health care bill and persisted when Gianforte referred him to his spokesman. Acuna wro...


The CBO Score On The Obamacare Replacement Bill Is Here

Rep. Tom MacArthur, the New Jersey Republican who wrote the amendment creating the waivers, told reporters Wednesday that he doesn't buy the CBO's analysi...


Democrats launch ads on Montana body-slam

Ben Jacobs , a political correspondent for the USA edition of the Guardian newspaper, said in a Twitter post and in a television interview that Gianforte ...


Montana GOP Candidate in Fight With Reporter

The sheriff's department said in the statement that Jacobs' injuries did not meet the legal definition of felony assault. The Democratic Congressional Cam...


Texas House passes 'bathroom bill' restricting transgender student access

Republican State Rep. Chris Paddie states that the amendment preserves the "privacy, dignity and safety" of Texas students. Abbott has said he wants to sign a b...


Betsy DeVos Was Drowned Out By Boos At An HBCU Commencement Speech

In the end, though, the boos gradually subsided and DeVos concluded her prepared remarks - though not before she delivered a few more pointed comments on ...


Texas lawmakers advance anti-LGBT adoption, bathroom bills

To comply with state law, teachers might have to send transgender students to the bathroom of their birth gender or to a single-occupancy bathroom, shocking t...


Reporter accuses congressional candidate Gianforte of assaulting him

The Gallatin County Sheriff's Office said it was investigating allegations of an assault involving Gianforte . Gootkin noted that a person convicted of as...


Clemens' 2 home runs lift Texas past Oklahoma 8-4

The series' closer , however, was a 2-1 Sooner victory. OSU held a 5-2 lead after 4.5 innings, and the game resumed on Saturday afternoon. Additionally, gr...


23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

While healthier individuals would be able to buy low-priced insurance as a result of those waivers, those with pre-existing conditions "would ultimately be unab...


Pope to First Lady: What Do You Feed Trump?

Francis did give Trump a copy of Laudato Si ", his encyclical on the environment - but as Christoper Lamb, Rome correspondent of the left-wing Tablet , glu...


Defense raises race bias in Cosby jury selection process

The alternates consist of four white men, one black woman and one black man. Of the new 100 person pool from Allegheny, Penn. - one of the least diverse places...


Budget office set to release report on House GOP health bill

The bill would eliminate most Obamacare taxes that help subsidize private health coverage for individuals, roll back the government's Medicaid health plan f...


CBO: GOP healthcare bill would leave 23 million people uninsured

The Congressional Budget Office , a non-partisan group of experts who analyze USA legislation, said the bill would reduce federal deficits by $119-billion be...


Senate leaders await analysis of GOP health bill

The highly anticipated CBO score is poised to trigger another round of negative headlines and more hurdles for Republicans as they look to advance a controversi...


CBO: GOP health care bill would leave 23M more people uninsured

Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-3rd Dist.) that led to the bill's passage would make it harder for people with pre-existing conditions to get health insurance. With the...


New footage shows Erdogan watching Washington brawl

Nine people during the protest were injured, and in this regard, McCain said that the people responsible for inflicting violence were the security members of ...


Budget chief say debt ceiling may need to be raised soon

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney says the administration is likely to tell lawmakers they'll need to act earlier than expected to increase th...


Budget office to gauge health bill effect on coverage, cost

H.R. 1628, the “American Health Care Act of 2017, ” the Republicans replacement of Obamacare, would reduce federal deficits by $119 billion over the coming deca...


Trump called Kim Jong Un a 'madman with nuclear weapons'

The President's scheduled bilateral meetings with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev "will be postponed", Mr. Loren...