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Oklahoma Officer Who Shot Unarmed Black Man Acquitted

Jerad Lindsey, chairman of Tulsa Fraternal Order of Police, said the jury made the right verdict, but that it didn't change the fact that Crutcher's death w...


House Committee Subpoenas Flynn, Cohen; Comey to Testify

The House intelligence committee has issued a subpoena for former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Cohen's subpoena comes after he declined a request to...


VanWynsberghe takes 41st at national bee

Forty finalists in the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday will brandish vowels, consonants and the hope of putting them in the proper order to score a ...


Pair of area Payless stores on possible closure list

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Payless could close almost 300 stores if it doesn't get rent concessions. The company had announced in April pl...


Franken Calls Kathy Griffin's Trump Beheading Photo "Inappropriate"

Mason also responded to a statement from CNN that the network is " evaluating " its New Year's Eve coverage, which has been co-anchored by Griffin in recent y...


Spicer refers Russia questions to Trump's outside attorney

Bush and Barack Obama had already nominated approximately twice as many people . White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said in a statement: "I want...


Trump's pullout from Paris deal imminent

President Donald Trump may abandon USA pledges to reduce carbon emissions, but global economic realities ensure he is unlikely to reverse the accelerating pus...


Trump expected to exit Paris climate deal

Junker spoke Wednesday in Berlin. Canada urged the United States not to abandon the Paris climate accord today, saying it remains committed to the deal wh...


President Trump still undecided on Paris climate accord

What does the US have to do? Withdrawing would leave the United States aligned only with Russian Federation among the world's industrialized economies. Sweden's...


Senate Republicans head home still searching for health care deal

The new CBO score predicts the AHCA would cover one million more United States citizens than Republicans' previous version of the bill , which the agency est...


China will continue with climate pact even if US pulls out

Register now to learn how DHS and Commerce are implementing CDM strategies. Each nation submitted its own goals for curbing heat-trapping emissions. Plants an...


Michigan Football schedule updates and future odds

Michigan , at Michigan State and at Maryland will kickoff. The new Big Ten Conference network partner will carry this year's annual battle between the two rival...


Iowa Senators Lower Expectations For Senate Health Care Bill

Republicans also face disputes over Medicaid and tax subsidy cuts. House Republicans on Tuesday rolled out portions of their state spending plan for the nex...


Uber Dismisses Its Self-Driving Car Engineer

The lawsuit brought by Waymo , the business unit developing self-driving vehicles at Google's parent company Alphabet , alleges that there was a conspiracy ...


Police release Tiger Woods' DUI arrest video

Another video of the initial traffic stop shows the view out the front of an officer's auto as he pulls up to Woods' vehicle, which is nearly halfway out of the...


Trump honours service members in Memorial Day speech

In Rome, Melania fixed her hair as Trump was about to hold her hand after they were getting off Air Force One. "Though they were here only a brief time befo...


Paris accord decision 'very soon'

Looking on and smiling are EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt , at left wearing blue tie, and coal industry workers. Mr Trump claimed before taking office that ...


After a week of boring @realDonaldTrump tweets, along comes covfefe

No one is quite sure what " covfefe " - the typo issued by President Donald Trump early Wednesday morning that quickly went viral - means. Everyone from c...


To Ram Through Unpopular Agenda, Trump Urges GOP to Kill Senate Filibuster

Senate Republicans crafting an Obamacare replacement are delaying one of their toughest decisions: whether to keep all of the House measure's $664 billion in ...


US President Donald Trump to withdraw from the Paris climate deal

Under the pact, the United States committed to reducing its emissions by 26% - 28% from 2005 levels by 2025. A source briefed on the decision told Reuters tha...


Suspect in fatal Portland attack yells about 'free speech' at hearing

Then the public defender spoke to the judge, and Christian signed some documents. Embargoed to Portland , OR Destinee Mangum , 16, thanked the three strange...


Hillary: 'Weaponized Information' Beat Me, Not Running a Poor Campaign

The comments, Clinton's most pointed yet on the subject, come amid multiple investigations into Russian efforts to influence the election , including an FBI ...


Trump pulling US out of Paris climate deal: Axios

The official, who insisted on anonymity to discuss the decision before the official announcement, said the president and his were finalizing the details of a ...


Cleveland police fire officer who shot Tamir Rice

This past Tuesday , officials announced Loehmann would be terminated and that Frank Garmback , the officer who was driving the patrol vehicle at the time , w...


Trump to announce decision on Paris climate pact

Countries that sign on to the pact agree to limit the century's global average temperature increase to no more than 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) a...


This Time, Trump Is Right About Trade

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer took a different tack at Tuesday's press briefing, portraying the bond between Trump, Merkel and Europe as a whol...


President Trump observes Memorial Day with somber service at Arlington

After a moment of silence, a bugler played taps while the crowd stood in complete silence. In the somber, annual observance at Arlington National Cemetery, Tr...


Comey approved to testify before Senate intelligence committee, Comey associate says

The publication added that the businesses of Flynn and Cohen are also included in the subpoenas. The subpoenas related to unmasking, according to the Jour...


Trump's communications director set to leave White House: Trump adviser

Sergey Kislyak at Trump Tower in December about the proposed channel. While overseas, Trump's longtime lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, joined a still-forming legal te...


Portland victim's mom calls on Trump to "take action"

His court-appointed attorney, Gregory Scholl, did not immediately return a call for comment. This bold boast, and affidavits detailing his hate-filled his ran...


Noose found inside National Museum of African American History

The noose hanging outside the Hirshhorn museum last week was the first ever discovered on Smithsonian property, St. Thomas said. The museum, located on the ...


Suspect in Portland commuter train attack to be arraigned in court

Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, 23, of Portland , died at the hospital. Wheeler had called on the US government to revoke a permit for an event Sunday billed ...


House GOP spending plan clears budget panel

Now, larger shares fear the cost of health care for themselves or their families (45 percent), they're ability to acquire and keep coverage (34 percent) and the...


Trump calls for end of the legislative filibuster

Under this mechanism, the Senate can approve the health care bill with just 51 yeas-a reality untouched by the legislative filibuster or how the majority migh...


Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal

Almost 200 countries made history after reaching an agreement to mitigate emissions at the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference. Earlier, Axios re...