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Bronx Grand Jury Indicts Sergeant for the Shooting of Deborah Danner

Hugh Barry, comes after months of investigations into the deadly encounter with 66-year-old Deborah Danner . He surrendered in Bronx Criminal Court Wednesday m...


Schuylkill County speller eliminated from national bee

In his free time , Leonardo plays with his sister and conducts science experiments in his lab. Leonardo participated in the Scripps National Spelling Bee i...


Wisconsin transportation budget picture improves

Over the past several weeks, the governor has warned that he will veto the entire $72 billion state budget if the Legislature offers a roads funding plan with a...


Rep. Jason Chaffetz set to announce he will leave Congress in June

Chaffetz announced the news in a May 18 letter to constituents . On Tuesday, Chaffetz demanded that the FBI turn over all documents in its possession c...


EU, China to reaffirm support for climate pact

And it could trigger further efforts to erode the landmark climate accord. Despite the Trump administration's talk of an "America first" policy and ongoing ...


Donald Trump pleased with his communication team: White House

White House press secretary Sean Spicer dodged questions Tuesday afternoon about President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , and what Trump did or d...


Troopers Investigate 4 Traffic Fatalities, 2 Boating Fatalities during Memorial Day Weekend

These statistics cover only those crashes investigated by state police and do not include incidents to which other law-enforcement agencies in Pennsylvania resp...


Surviving victim of train attack out of hospital

His court-appointed attorney, Gregory Scholl, did not immediately return a call for comment. Christian said , according to the affidavit. Police said one ...


Portland Stabbing Victim's Mother Wrote a Heartfelt Letter to President Trump

The stabbings happened on Friday after police said Christian verbally abused the two young women, including one wearing a hijab. The rally's organiser Joey ...


White House Responds To Allegations About Kushner, Russia Communications

The US leader visited Arlington National Cemetery to mark Memorial Day, a day of remembrance for the nation's war dead, but had to quickly pivot his attention t...


Three Mile Island nuclear plant to close

That has prompted other states to step in with policies to preserve nuclear jobs and the carbon-free power electricity the plants generate. The potential for hi...


Greg Gianforte Apologizes For Body Slamming Reporter After Winning Election

The vacancy in Montana arose after President Donald Trump appointed the previous holder of the seat, Ryan Zinke , as interior secretary. After describing ...


Has Donald Trump been buying followers on Twitter?

Donald Trump's Twitter followers are growing. Barrack Obama has 89 million followers, the third-most Twitter followers of anyone on the planet (only Katy P...


Jared Kushner Didn't Suggest Russian Communications Channel in Meeting, Source Says

The Trump-Kushner family relocated from New York City to Washington as the President took office in January. Trump's trip, which took him to Saudi Arabia ,...


7 people now seated on jury in Bill Cosby's sex assault case

The trial will start June 5 near Philadelphia. The Associated Press doesn't typically identify people who say they are the victims of sexual assault unless ...


Portland mother to Trump: Condemn acts of hate

Jeremy Christian yelled as he walked into the courtroom Tuesday. Simpson says police also are investigating an incident that day involving Christian and ...


Hunt begins for 12th juror in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial

Once selected, the jurors will be sequestered 500km away in Norristown , a Philadelphia suburb, where the trial is set to begin on June 5. Bill Cosby , cent...


Chipotle Reports Credit Card Hacks at Stores Across America

Company representatives say locations in Greenville, Jacksonville and New Bern could have been impacted from March 26, 2017 through April 18, 2017. In a news ...


No. 5 Tech set to face DE in NCAA Lubbock Regional

A day after Lubbock was selected as one of 16 NCAA Regional hosts, the third-ranked Texas Tech baseball team learned Monday who it would face off against at...


Man arrested at Trump hotel in DC with 2 guns

He reportedly told someone else about the weapons and ammunition in his auto, and that person reported Moles to police. Police arrested a man early Wednesday ...


Town that denied mosque permit to pay Islamic group $3.25M

Department of Justice announced Tuesday. The settlement was reached Tuesday and ends lawsuits filed against the town by the Justice Department and the Isl...


Trump Considering Joe Lieberman for FBI Director: Spicer

Lieberman, originally a Democrat and later an independent, was not always Trump's top pick, either. President Trump expressed displeasure at the naming of...


Airport gunman in custody; everyone safe

Airport spokeswoman Carolyn Fennell said an armed man was on the first floor of the airport in the rental-car area following which the first floor had to be cle...


Dayton OKs most of budget, aims for second overtime session

Dayton signed the tax bill to protect funding for the department, he said, but he eliminated funding for the Legislature in a state government bill in order to ...


Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner taking 'heads down' approach

The White House's plans for the week remain largely unclear; Trump scrapped a planned trip to Iowa for a rally. White House press secretary Sean Spicer ca...


White House says Trump expected to pull US from Paris deal

According to the official, the president is weighing the elements in favor and against the pact reached in December 2015 by 195 countries. President Donald T...


Kathy Griffin poses with bloodied, served Donald Trump head

Griffin said the blood was fake. 1/ I caption this "there was blood coming out of his eyes, blood coming out of his.wherever" Also @ tylershields great Photo...


Lots of Shouting at Portland Train Suspect's First Court Appearance

The Associated Press reported that Christian had confessed to the killings while in the back seat of a patrol vehicle after he was arrested. And as soon as ...


Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

Attorneys for both sides spent the first part of the morning arguing over last-minute motions by the defense regarding Castile's marijuana use on the day of t...


Audit: Millions of Trump's Twitter followers are fake

Rather than humans, they are robotic networks - known as bots - created to look like human followers but actually just computerized accounts. We all know that f...


Portland stabbing suspect yells slogans at court hearing

According to police , Christian was arraigned on two counts of aggravated murder, attempted murder, two counts of second-degree intimidation and being a felon...


Texas House Votes To Approve Transgender Bathroom Ban In Schools

Abbott's hope is that the House and the Senate will agree on a measure that, at a minimum, protects the privacy of students in locker rooms and restrooms, and...


Police report gives details in DUI arrest of Woods

Woods blew a 0.00 in a breath test for alcohol. Woods claimed in a written statement that he suffered "an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications". Th...


Trump's communications director resigns

Dubke offered his resignation earlier this month, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told The Associated Press on Tuesday, but offered to stay on during ...


Pentagon successfully tests intercontinental ballistic missile defence system

While it appeared to be a specific test of whether the U.S. military can counter a North Korea missile launch, the Pentagon said the exercise had been p...