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Senator Bernie Sanders, DNC Chairman Tom Perez speak to hundreds in Louisville

SCOTT DETROW, BYLINE: Yeah. "I can not believe with all of the solar exposure that this state has, how little your utility has done to move this state in sust...


Thousands without power in San Francisco; subway stalled in NYC

People stand outside their office building in the Financial District after a power outage Friday, April 21, 2017 , in San Francisco . "See the city and enjoy ...


Fox News begins its lurch leftward

His annual salary is worth about $25 million, according to NBC News, which cited a person with direct knowledge of O'Reilly's contract. Women rights activists...


Trump Draws the Line: It's 'Hollywood vs. Georgia' in June Runoff Election

He now will face Karen Handel , a former GOP Georgia secretary of state who led Republican candidates with just under 20 percent of the tally, in a runoff. D...


Ovechkin leaves, then returns to Game 5 after hit from Kadri

Washington evened the series on Wednesday night with a 5-4 win on the road in Game 4. Game 5 may well decide this, since the victor gets a 3-2 lead, one game f...


Karen Handel beats Jon Ossoff in Georgia district's values

It appears that Ossoff's final vote tally will be as drastic an improvement over previous Democratic congressional candidate similar as that seen by the Democ...


Sanders And Perez Try To Unite Democrats Across The Country

Perez urged attendees to resist Republican President Donald Trump by winning seats in Congress, statehouses and school boards. "From now on in, the Democratic...


Elizabeth Thomas, Tad Cummins: Arrest Affidavit Reveals Disturbing Details About Their Relationship

He said she did not act like a rescued person. The morning the two disappeared on March 13 , Cummins reportedly borrowed his wife's Nissan Rogue and told h...


'Mother of all protests' in Venezuela

The march, which opposition leaders called "the mother of all rallies", took place in several states of Venezuela. The opposition has accused Maduro of lettin...


Arkansas executes first inmate since 2005

A drugmaker asked Arkansas officials not to purchase its products for executions months before the state accepted a third-party "donation" of potassium chloride...


Do controversial figures have a right to speak at public universities?

Later Wednesday she appeared on Fox News and told Tucker Carlson, "I'm definitely giving the speech", adding on Twitter that she would speak next Thursday. "I...


Sanders appears at Frankfort bookstore; RPK makes statement on Louisville event

SCOTT DETROW, BYLINE: It's a Wednesday night in Miami, and things are going pretty well for Democrats. "I think we're all really exhausted of divided politi...


Battle for Berkeley: Will Ann Coulter spark another clash?

The school responded Friday and said they tried to accommodate the 27th for the event, but no longer had any available spaces that were both large enough and ...


Judge won't block Arkansas executions

The court's four liberal justices each voted to grant at least one of the requests to halt the executions. Hikma Pharmaceuticals also sent letters to confirm Ar...


French Policeman Killed in Paris Attack Claimed by ISIL

Belgian security officials had warned French counterparts before the attack that El Osri was a "very risky individual en route to France" aboard the Thalys hi...


Sanders headlining event aimed at boosting Democrats

Perez, who came to Utah earlier this year to meet with local Democrats, tried to fire up the crowd before Sanders took the stage by calling Trump the "most unsa...


Ann Coulter Still Plans to Speak at UC Berkeley Despite Safety Concerns

The announcement by UC Berkeley officials came after days of violent riots and protests in the area. After Coulter announced her intention to visit on April...


Trump Certain China to Help Deal With North Korean Threat

North Korea dubbed the move an act of aggression, threatening a nuclear strike if provoked and warning that it was capable of quickly striking US military insta...


Sanders promoting new blood in Democrats but impact unclear

Sanders drew cheers as he spoke about a bill he is sponsoring to make public colleges and universities tuition free, called for universal health care and rais...


Detroit Lions Schedule 2017

Asked about the schedule before it was released Thursday, Lions general manager Bob Quinn said he thought fans would be "pleasantly surprised". In Weeks 8-9, ...


UC Berkeley Reinvites Ann Coulter To Speak On Campus

Further, the attorney's letter argues "The illegitimate time , place and manner restrictions imposed by the University will prejudicially limit, if not evisc...


Murder Suspect From Baltimore Arrested in Vernon

When officers arrived, they found an adult male, 33 year-old William Lee Lesane, with a gunshot wound to his chest, Baltimore police said. Both, Vernon and ...


Clashes as tens of thousands protest over Venezuela crisis

Two protesters were killed , according to human rights groups, including 17-year-old Carlos Moreno. The opposition coalition Democratic Unity Table (MUD), h...


US President Trump set to launch another effort to roll back Obamacare

Any concessions the GOP makes to the Democrats to fund the government may create a backlash from the Republican Freedom Caucus. Normally we'd stop there. That...


North Korean propaganda video threatens U.S. with missiles

The White House praised China on Wednesday for making efforts to rein in North Korea after Beijing's Foreign Ministry warned the North not to make provocativ...


Celtics' Coaches Wanted To Trade For Carmelo Anthony At Deadline

Or could they contact teams on NBA Draft night in June? LaLa Anthony , Carmelo Anthony and son Kiyan Anthony. Since Anthony is owed a hefty US$26.24 millio...


Ann Coulter Vows to Move Forward with Speech Despite UC Berkeley Cancellation

The planned Coulter speech was to be hosted by three campus conservative groups: the Young America's Foundation, BridgeCal, and Berkeley College Republicans. "W...


Missing Tenn. student Elizabeth Thomas reunited with family

Once Cummins is extradited to Tennessee, he will be charged with sexual contact with a minor and aggravated kidnapping, authorities said. The cabin's careta...


Wisconsin Supreme Court justices throw out petition seeking new recusal rules

Circuit court judges would step aside if they had received at least $1,000; Appellate judges would step aside if they had received at least $2,500 and supreme c...


Dispute over release of Hernandez's brain

The death of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez was a suicide, state police announced Thursday. "The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is c...


Newly released Egyptian-American charity worker visits Trump

According to The Washington Post , which first reported the story, Trump sent his deputy national security adviser and a military aide to Egypt to bring Hijaz...


Seattle officers shot, 1 critically; a suspect on the run

The four Seattle police officers who were hurt responding to a robbery and subsequent gunfight in downtown Seattle have been identified. One male officer wa...


Cavaliers erase 26-point deficit, stun Pacers

The incredible rally ruined Paul George's big night. Despite pushing defending champion Cleveland to the edge in three straight playoff games, in now find...


Russia questions chemical weapons watchdog

Israel, along with the United States and much of the worldwide community, has accused Assad's forces of carrying out the attack, which killed at least 90 people...


Arkansas Executes 1st Inmate Since 2005

Another issue is Arkansas' use of midazolam, a sedative administered as part of a three-drug execution cocktail. Arkansas also plans a single execution for Thur...