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United States boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

In his meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin Monday, Trump also discussed the peace process without mentioning...


Jerusalem, Vatican in talks on pope visit to Israel

When first lady Melania Trump finally moves into the White House this summer, she will become its first Roman Catholic resident in more than 50 years. Melan...


Police Say Mississippi Gunman Kills 8

But then Mitchell says Godbolt pulled out a gun and started shooting. Authorities haven't yet identified any of the other victims, but Godbolt's step-father, ...


Senate GOP Staff to Draft Health Care Bill During Recess

There are many variables - and unforeseen outcomes - that can undermine even the most carefully crafted policy initiative. "People who are less healthy (inclu...


British police in race to find Manchester terror network

On Sunday, a 25-year-old man was arrested in Manchester on suspicion of terror offenses in the Old Trafford area. Residents described their houses shaking and...


UK: Manchester Police Arrest Another Suspect in Bomb Probe, Total 12

There are 11 people in custody [.]. Manchester City Council's executive member for culture and leisure, councillor Luthfur Rahman, said earlier this week: "...


To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Those donations add up, and are key to raising enough money to purchase flags and place them on graves every year. "It's such an overwhelming honor". As an Ai...


British officials scold the United States for leaking intelligence on the Manchester attack

Police in Manchester , England , made a decision to stop sharing some intelligence with the US after details from their ongoing terrorism investigation were a...


Macron explains his tense handshake with Trump

He told the French paper he wanted to demonstrate he "would not make small concessions, not even symbolic ones", while adding he didn't want to overdo things ...


Hannity Will Return to Show After Memorial Day Vacation

Hannity has become embroiled in a furor over his recent promotion of a widely discredited story about the death last summer of Seth Rich , a DNC staffer who w...


Next for Montana's new congressman: Day in court, then DC

Some Republicans, including Montana Republican Sen. " President Trump won the state by 20 points, so there was room for improvement, absolutely". While cover...


Texas set to embrace new abortion restrictions

Senate Republicans , likewise, were able to state their position - although the governor, a Democrat, and Senate Republicans have been working together on ...


Brush fire burning in Mandeville Canyon

Firefighters also tackled another brush fire reported near Lake View Terrace around 11:30 a.m. PT on Sunday. Fire officials had feared the fire could grow to ...


Donald Trump Calls White House Kushner Leaks 'Fake News'

The US President is the only one of the Group of Seven leaders who declined to face the press during the summit. He is also known to require his aides to print ...


Fresh from his travels, Trump rails on Twitter about 'fake news'

A person familiar with the discussions says the back channel was meant to connect Michael Flynn " who later became Trump's first former national security advise...


Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal

President Trump announced on Twitter he will delay a decision on whether the US will withdraw from the Paris climate accords until next week, a move that led le...


Merkel: Europe must stay united in face of ally uncertainty

At a Group of Seven summit in the resort town of Taormina on the island of Sicily , Trump refused to entreaties from the other six allies to maintain US supp...


What Greg Gianforte's win in Montana taught Washington

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and MoveOn.org used the Wednesday night incident, involving reporter Ben Jacobs of The Guardian , in online a...


United Fresh Issues Statement On NAFTA Renegotiation

Talks are set to begin on or after August 16. NAFTA, which took effect in 1994, was a three-country accord negotiated by Canada, Mexico and the United States ...


G7 leaders divided on climate change

President Donald Trump concluded his first trip overseas as Commander-in-Chief with a speech at the Sigonella Naval Air Station in Sicily before returning to ...


Eleven jurors chosen for Bill Cosby sex assault trial in Pa.

All of the jurors selected so far are white in a case that Cosby believes may have racial overtones. And at one point, he remonstrated with his lawyers when t...


Top Trump advisers dodge questions about Kushner's Russia contacts

Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, the national security adviser, declined to say whether he would be concerned if a private citizen attempted to set up backchannel commun...


Veterans' grave sites get flags honoring sacrifices ahead of Memorial Day

Vietnam vet Dennis Wallace said the traveling wall "just gives people a chance who can't go to DC an opportunity to see the wall itself". Berle LaPin Veteran'...


Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities fo...


American Legion to Hold Memorial Day Ceremony

For Philip Roberts, who volunteered with his family, placing the flags is an opportunity to show his children the significance of honoring and remembering the l...


Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide Comey memos to Congress

The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Thursday declined - for now - to provide documents requested by the House Oversight Committee detailing interactions ...


Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large

Police stand guard at the scene of a suspected suicide bombing in which at least 22 people were killed during a concert by U.S. pop star Ariana Grande in Manch...


Portland attack: 'Heroes' killed stopping anti-Muslim attacker

The intervention enraged Christian, who killed Best and Namkai-Meche and came inches from killing Fletcher. Dyjuana Hudson, a mother of one of the young women...


Top Trump advisers decline to comment on Kushner

That's how a former Central Intelligence Agency director on Saturday described the notion of Jared Kushner , a top aide to his father-in-law, President Dona...


Child Thrown From Waterslide at Opening of Brand New California Water Park

Other parkgoers say they'll give the slide a try once it reopens because they think the boy may have uncrossed his legs as he rode, which violates the slide's r...


Jim Bunning, baseball Hall of Famer and former US Senator, dies

He was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1996 via the Veterans Committee. After retiring from baseball, Bunning embarked on a successful political career. He w...


McMaster isn't fazed by Jared Kushner 'back-channel' reports

McMaster said that so-called "back-channeling" was normal. The latest furor was stirred up after The Washington Post reported late Friday that Jared Kushne...


Trump wants to leave Paris climate deal, sources say

On Thursday, more than 20 Republican senators, led by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, sent a letter to Trump asking him to leave the Paris Climate Agr...


Iraq says Iranian commander killed fighting IS

Soleimani has acted as a key adviser to Iraq's Popular Mobilization Forces - an umbrella group of Mostly Shiite militia forces sanctioned by the Iraqi governmen...


Family, friends hail men who died trying to stop attack

According to reports, Best was en route back to his home in Happy Valley, a city in Clackamas County about 30 minutes from Portland, when he, Namkai-Meche, and ...