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More Officers On Leave After United Incident

This week, a disturbing video circulated showing a bloodied United Airlines passenger being dragged off his overbooked flight. That is not who our family at U...


Jason Chaffetz says he may leave Congress early

Utah's Republican governor, Gary Herbert, has said he's not likely to seek another term , leading observers to speculate that Chaffetz may run for the pos...


Death penalty critics speak up as U.S. judge blocks series of executions

The ruling came down on Saturday, as Judge Kristine Baker made a decision to halt the executions due to concerns over the drugs the state planned to use. McKess...


Dortmund Bus Attacker Had Profit in Mind

Three letters had been left at the site of the attack to steer investigators towards inferring a terror motive, but prosecutors last week expressed doubts about...


Arkansas executes Ledell Lee in first lethal injection case for 12 years

Anti-death penalty supporters Abraham Bonowitz (l.) and Randy Gardner wait near their taped off "protest corral" outside the Varner Unit late Monday. . Gallini ...


South Korea says keeping guard up ahead of Pyongyang army celebration

Haley's comments followed President Donald Trump's recent statement that the US wants peace - and that how much North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un also wants pe...


How the new 'Trumpcare' proposal could affect consumers

U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-NH, hosted a roundtable discussion with Manchester Community Health Center (MCHC) leaders and staff this week, according to a pre...


Accused gunman in Fresno shooting spree charged in motel murder

During Wednesday's press conference, Dyer said that Muhammad planned to kill as many white men as possible and blamed that demographic for problems in the black...


Trump Order To Target Foreign Worker Visa Programme

Trump will sign the so-called "Buy American, Hire American" executive order during a visit to Snap-On Tools in Kenosha, Wis . Around 85,000 foreign workers...


Voters disapprove of how Trump administration is handling healthcare, Quinnipiac poll shows

However, the concessions - mostly the ability for states to get a waiver to eliminate so-called essential health benefits and the community rating - may drive...


Where Does The Trump Rally Rank After 100 Days?

He was discussing the 100-day session of the 73 U.S. Congress, but over time this term has changed to refer to the first 100 days of a new president. But some...


Colombia president asked to testify in campaign probe

A few days ago, a meeting, or rather a gathering, held between former Colombian presidents Andres Pastrana and Alvaro Uribe with US President Donald Trump was m...


Justice Department Issues Warning To Las Vegas Over Immigration Enforcement

The Justice Department claimed illegal immigration into the country has increased crime in these cities. The letters demand that each jurisdiction provide ...


Thousands attend March for Science protests around the world

When politicians cater to fossil fuel interests by denying the basic realities of climate science and pursuing anti-science climate policy, they endanger the ...


Key US Sanctuary Cities on Notice, Comply or No Grant Money

Hitt pointed out that Philadelphia's crime rate is at a 40-year low. "It is an unacceptable statement that denigrates the people of New York City and the ...


Georgia election a 'wake-up call' for US Republicans

President Trump took credit for helping to block Democrat John Ossoff from getting an outright win in a congressional special election in Georgia. Democrat Jo...


Pence reaffirms refugee deal to go ahead

The fallout over the deal has strained the typically cozy alliance between the US and Australia. Under the deal, the USA would take up to 1,250 refugees housed ...


Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

The money could be withheld in the future, or terminated, if local officials fail to prove they are following the law, wrote Alan R. Hanson, acting head of the ...


North Korea threatens 'super mighty pre-emptive strike' against US

With both Washington and Pyongyang ratcheting up the rhetoric, fears are growing in the region that a military flashpoint could be imminent. This comes as Nor...


Dayton opens door to tax hike-free transportation plan

We meet again bright and early Monday morning to work out the differences between the House and the Senate bills. The GOP-controlled House and Senate have app...


US Supreme Court to allow Arkansas execution

On Wednesday, an Arkansas circuit court had barred the use of paralytic vecuronium bromide, one of three drugs in the lethal injection cocktail. Another state...


Kansas outcome a warning to GOP

James Thompson, the Democratic candidate, said, "Mr. Estes did not beat us". Many argue that last night's close race is a sure sign of surging Democratic mome...


Justice Dept. sends warning letter to sanctuary cities

The Trump administration has formally notified the state of California that sanctuary city policies are jeopardizing federal grant funding. The letter , se...


Fresno shooter 'not a terrorist', but a racist

In the next three minutes, police say Muhammad killed two more people and shot at several others, shooting 16 rounds of bullets on a stream of people who happen...


Sanders Defends Campaigning For Anti-Abortion Rights Democrat

Perez and Sanders, D-Vt., the progressive who was defeated by Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination, will be in Las Vegas on Saturday. Bern...


Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Hodges Community Center on Saturday, April 8

Big beeping eggs weren't alerting the participants to danger but allowing a visually impaired boy experience an Easter tradition like never before. Goshen C...


Trump on 'Evolving' Healthcare: Obamacare Took 17 Months to Pass

And whether it's next week or shortly thereafter". It would also preserve the health law's ban on insurers rejecting customers with pre-existing medical conditi...


'Full justice' sought for police ambush killer

Bryon Dickson II and seriously injured Trooper Alex Douglass. A prosecutor says he will be seeking "full justice" for a Pennsylvania survivalist convicted of ...


DOJ asks sanctuary cities to prove cooperation with immigration law

The department says it will withhold important grant money unless the county follows a federal immigration law. The administration has sent letters warning th...


Arkansas prepared to carry out execution

The state of Arkansas has justified the pace of the scheduled executions because another lethal injection drug, the sedative midazolam, expires at the end of Ap...


WIPR survey: Readers split over Gorsuch's Supreme Court associate justice confirmation

Gorsuch's first case Monday is hardly a blockbuster, posing a procedural question about discrimination claims by federal employees. The justices, with the ex...


Colorado closer to allow medical pot for PTSD

Although Trump pledged to respect state legislation on weed during his campaign, his press secretary Sean Spicer has since said a "greater enforcement" is likel...


Fly crashes White House press briefing

His comments sparked high media attention.In regards to the Syrian president gassing his own people, Spicer said " You had someone who was despicable as Hit...


Justice Dept threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight

The same letter from the Justice Department was sent to officials in Chicago , Las Vegas , Miami, Milwaukee, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia and Cook Co...


Arkansas Executes Convicted Murderer Minutes Before Death Warrant Expired

He did not appear to show signs of discomfort, according to Sean Murphy, a reporter with the Associated Press who attended the execution as one of three media...