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Russian Federation may have recruited Trump campaign staffers — Ex-CIA director

Burr said a possible contempt of Congress action was a possibility, but not until other measures were exhausted. When asked by CNN whether his panel would h...


House of Burgess: Trump himself the leaker of info

The meeting came a day after Trump fired then-FBI Director James Comey , which the president later said was partially due to Comey's handling of the invest...


Alabama men's basketball back in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

The road team won both ends of a home-and-home series contested in the 2014-15 (UGA won 50-46 in Manhattan) and 2015-16 (K-State won 68-66 in Athens) seasons. T...


Bomb-making workshop reportedly found in Manchester bomber's home

Images obtained by The New York Times newspaper showed a detonator that bomber Salman Abedi was said to have carried in his left hand, shrapnel including nu...


Newark, NJ airport closed after plane has engine fire

The crew immediately halted the plane and deployed chutes to evacuate the passengers. Guerin reported one minor injury. See more at PIX11.com. Five peop...


Top House Intel Dem: Flynn Not Cooperating With Russia Probe, Subpoenas Coming

President Trump has predicted that the investigations won't find collusion, and his efforts to cast doubt and curb the probes have led to the appointment of a...


Under US Republican bill, 23 million would lose health coverage -watchdog

About 14 million of these newly-uninsured Americans would lose Medicaid coverage, while 6 million would lose coverage on the individual market and 4 million wou...


Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

A central question in the case was whether courts should consider Trump's past statements about wanting to bar Muslims from entering the country as evidence tha...


Congressional candidate allegedly 'body slams' reporter

Gianforte's campaign has since claimed "aggressive behavior" by Jacobs caused the incident. Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault late Wednesd...


Newark Airport temporarily closes after plane engine fire

The flight was scheduled to depart for SFO at 9:22 p.m. The elderly man was demanding extra seats, according to another passenger on the flight. Because t...


Alabama high court refuses to block execution

He was convicted of the murder-for-hire of Troy Wicker of Muscle Shoals in 1982. Arthur's attorneys also agreed the ruling does not delay the execution but ag...


Florida adds South Alabama to 2020 home schedule

College football's blockbuster September 2 season openers finally have kickoff times. United States of America was scheduled to play at LSU last season, but tha...


GOP senators want USA to pull out of Paris climate accord

A decision on this is expected to be taken in the next few weeks. "I am trying to persuade the doubters". So far, the United States has contributed $1 billion...


Chinese fighters intercept US Air Force plane over East China Sea

The WC-135 is a so-called "sniffer plane" created to scan the atmosphere for signs of nuclear activity. According to NBC News , the United States aircraft, W...


Texas' New 'Transgender Bathroom Bill' Keeps Biological Sexes Separate in School Facilities

Gov. Greg Abbott (R) previously expressed his support for Patrick's package of preferred bills, putting more pressure on Straus, who had previously insisted...


What forecasters expect this hurricane season

A tropical storm contains wind speeds of 39 miles per hour or higher and becomes a hurricane when winds reach 74 miles per hour. A storm is named when maximum...


New Iowa governor names Adam Gregg 'acting lieutenant gov'

Terry Branstad , who resigned Wednesday to become US ambassador to China. Almost 24 hours into her tenure as governor, Kim Reynolds has made the executive dec...


Tornado Watch vs. Tornado Warning: What they really mean

Rain totals could reach as high as three to four inches in the Tallahassee area, to around two inches in some areas in the northern parts of Pinellas and Pasco ...


Is Melania Trump Late Night's New Champion?

The so-called two-state solution - meaning an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel - has always been the basis of USA policy but Trump suggested in ...


Police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

On Wednesday night, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the UK's Theresa May to extend his condolences to the families of the victims and express Israel's ...


Laptop Ban On Flights From Europe 'Off The Table'

President Donald Trump to discuss with Russian officials an Islamic State group terror threat related to the use of laptops on aircraft. In March, the De...


Schiff: Intelligence Committee Will Subpoena Flynn

The California congressman added that he is skeptical Flynn would be granted immunity in exchange for his testimony and information, something the former nation...


Hillary Clinton slams Trump's $26n budget-cut 'onslaught' on vulnerable people

Podesta spoke during a live-streamed Washington Post interview roughly seven months after Trump upset the front-running Clinton. According to Post sources - c...


WRIGHT: Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

Expressing optimism that a peace deal could finally be brokered to end the almost 70-year-old conflict and suggested a resolution may not be hard to obtain it. ...


Gelon leaving program; Gavitt Games matchup announced

Wisconsin will host Xavier on November 16 as part of the third annual Gavitt Games series matching Big Ten and Big East conference teams. The first known game f...


Landslide buries California's scenic highway near Big Sur

The landslide also fell into the ocean. The slide on one of America's most picturesque highways took place on Saturday morning in a remote and largely uninh...


1 dead, 25 injured as tornado hits mobile home park in Wisconsin

They say around 200 people are still without power after Tuesday's storms swept through the area. A mobile home is a particularly risky place to be during a t...


New York City mayor still won't cheer for hometown Yankees

Placards do not authorize parking in front of fire hydrants, in bus stops or taxi loading zones, in front of driveways, or double parking generally. "There'...


New subpoenas issued to Flynn's companies

But the Intel Committee isn't taking no for an answer and today it issued two more subpoenas to Flynn's businesses. On May 18, Reuters reported that Fly...


House, Senate disagreement on 'vouchers' kills school funding

It was Senate payback for the House, which, while devising its version of the state budget, voted 103-43 to declare that public funding should stay with public ...


Melania publicly snubs Donald Trump again

Melania Trump has coolly snubbed her husband for the second day in a row, literally leaving him hanging as the couple disembarked Air Force One in Rome. So the...


Prospective juror gets laughs from comedian-defendant Cosby

A new jury pool will be summoned on Wednesday to pick a 12th juror and six alternates. "It's a terrific jury made up of people of all demographics", Montgomer...


Senate Conservatives Push Back on New DOJ Sentencing Guidelines

Strict sentencing, especially for low-level drug offenses, was seen as a regressive and overly harsh tactic that filled up federal prisons with disproportionate...


Greg Gianforte Allegedly Assaults Guardian Reporter

Prior to Wednesday night's events, Gianforte, a tech millionaire and Montana businessman, was still the favorite to fill the House seat vacated by Ryan Zink...


CBO: Estimated 23 Million Would Lose Health Insurance Under Republican Bill

As part of that strategy, the bill would allow states to request "waivers" from the present mandates on insurance companies - but the analysis, by the Congre...