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Nebraska State Soccer Association investigating tournament

The supposed boy was actually Mili, whose parents say she cried after the team was kicked out of the tournament. The Nebraska State Soccer Association is inve...


Pro-Trump group attacks Comey ahead of his testimony

According to the report , which cited current and former White House officials, Comey told Sessions that private interactions between himself and Trump wer...


California Just Signed A New Climate Change Agreement With China

Brown's trip comes at a time when California seems to have renewed political will to forge ahead on renewable energy. On Thursday, President Donald Trump an...


Trump calls for travel ban from certain dangerous countries

We'll give him one thing: He is absolutely right about courts being " slow and political ", though even there he could help by moving to fill the 131 federal ju...


Christie deputy, ex-Goldman Sachs executive win primaries

Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno , the Republican favorite to succeed Christie, also held a strong lead over four rivals in her party's primary . Democrats ...


Trump wishes Comey luck ahead of Senate testimony

The refrain is a common one for Trump, who said the same thing about Comey during a January reception for law enforcement at the White House . Two legal expe...


Ossoff declines nationally televised debate with Handel

For Democrats nationally, it's the latest attempt ahead of the 2018 midterm elections to answer questions that linger after a disastrous presidential election...


Trump Vows to Protect United States

After his election a year ago, Khan tweeted criticism of then-candidate Trump's rhetoric, saying his "ignorant view of Islam could make both our countries les...


'I was frozen': Cosby accuser says she was drugged, groped

Asked why she visited Cosby again after that initial incident, Constand replied, "I wasn't scared of someone making a pass at me or an advance at me". "I felt h...


Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup

After Nashville went up 2-1 in Game 3 at home , the Predators' faithful struck up a now infamous taunt directed at Pittsburgh Penguins' goalie Matt Mu...


Obama, in Canada, Warns Against Isolationism and 'Populist Alternatives'

Obama then left the scene in his black SUV. And Montreal-born Trudeau, tweeted, "How do we get young leaders to take action in their communities?" After the...


Judge will decide fate in Michelle Carter trial

It was those text messages that the prosecution brought up in court, with Flynn saying Carter pretended she didn't know the location or manner of Roy's de...


White House, allies scramble for ways to counter Comey

Trump has made loyalty from the people who work for him a key priority, often discharging employees he considers insufficiently reliable", the Times wrote. Tr...


Legislature's special session in jeopardy before it even begins

They are education, tourism marketing and economic development funding. The Florida Senate on Monday sent to Gov. Rick Scott the remaining 24 Senate bills p...


Twitter Users, Blocked by Trump, Cry Censorship

President Donald Trump's Twitter account is once again the subject of debate, as the Knight First Amendment Institute urged him to unblock individuals in a...


Florida's top 2018 target, five-star QB Justin Fields, decommits from Penn State

Penn State's resurgence in 2016 - particularly on offense under coordinator Joe Moorhead - helped the Lions land a commitment from Fields shortly before they wo...


Sheriff: Fired worker had plan to kill former co-workers

The woman had been hired at Fiamma after Neumann was sacked, and so he likely didn't recognize her, Deming said. The suspected shooter was sacked from the...


White House Preps for Comey's Testimony, But Without a 'War Room'

There are now five ongoing investigations into Russia's attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election, including four by congressional committees. Acco...


The Russia problem only one reason Donald Trump has a hiring problem

The clamp down on Russian Federation questions is the latest attempt from Trump to compartmentalize a growing crisis in his presidency. Several congressional ...


Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

The White House on Monday said Donald Trump would not use presidential powers to prevent ex-FBI director James Comey from testifying to Congress . File- ...


Accused NSA leaker Reality Leigh Winner left easily followed trail, Federal Bureau of Investigation says

The Justice Department announced her arrest Monday as The Intercept reported that it had obtained a classified report suggesting Russian hackers attacked ...


Peacock takes out $500 in wine after crashing liquor store

The rampage occurred at Royal Oaks Liquors in the 500 block of North First Avenue. "This was really out of my comfort zone, I was kind of scared I didn't know...


Trump's Tweets Complicate Task of Defending Travel Ban

On Monday, he slammed his Justice Department on Twitter for what he views as a "watered down" version. In a series of Monday morning tweets , Trump say...


DeVos hedges on banning discrimination against LGBT students

But when Sen. Jeff Merkley , a Democrat from OR, said federal law is unsettled on LGBT discrimination and pressed DeVos to elaborate, she indicated that was ...


Donald Trump condemns Justice Department over 'watered down' travel ban

Yet the president said on Monday that the order is exactly that. In the friend-of-the-court brief, Attorney General Paxton, 14 other state attorneys general a...


Grandmother accused of fatally stabbing granddaughter has been captured

Patty Williams, a neighbor, observed the children's mother and said, "She was stabbed everywhere". Sheriff's Dispatch said the fire was "possibly related to t...


Jim Mattis reassures allies as US turns to China on North Korea

China's territorial claims in the South China Sea - through which about £3.9trillion in ship-borne trade passes each year - are contested by Brunei , Malaysia...


Would-be thief caught stuffing his trousers with 15 bottles of oil

Surveillance video shared by the sheriff's office showed the man waddling out of the store, then back in after being intercepted by the detective. According ...


Donald Trump Taunts Media: Twitter 'Honest and Unfiltered'

President Trump blasted the media in a tweet on Tuesday after he was criticized for using the messaging site to call for support of his travel ban and to ...


Explosion at plant in Columbia County

Block's body was found early Thursday, not long after the explosion. The sheriff's office first initially said 16 people had been present at the time of the bla...


Florida mom lets snake bite 1-year-old daughter, posts video online

The mother said that she has "no regrets" after she let the snake intentionally bite the child several times, WFTS reports. A video of the incident obtained b...


James Comey to Testify About Meetings With Trump in Senate Next Week

A week after he took office in January, Trump allegedly demanded Comey's "loyalty" if he kept him on as FBI director, and he urged Comey to drop his ongoing i...


White House aide says Russia probe 'detracts' from agenda

U.S. intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tried to interfere in the election to sway the vote in Trump's favour, a charge the Kremlin has repea...


GOP Health Bill Pleases Most Republicans, But Not Many Other Americans

That bill is " dead on arrival" in the Senate, Burr said in the interview . The Senate leader cautioned against those who claim Republicans are "running...


Top Law Firms Don't Want To Defend Trump On Russia Probe

Comey was leading a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential election and possible collusion by Trump...