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Republicans' Secret Healthcare Bill Is Being Protested By Democrats In Senate

Jim Risch, R-Idaho, left, and Sen. Doing it that way only requires a simple majority vote, meaning at least 50 of the 52 Republican senators would have to vot...


Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia

Tim Kaine (D-Va.) told Politico in an interview. The bill penalizes Moscow for interfering in the 2016 election by imposing sanctions on key sectors of Russ...


Key moments after the police shooting of Philando Castile

Paul, Minnesota, U.S., June 16, 2017. Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the state capitol in St Paul on Friday evening, and a series of speakers dema...


Trump tweets about Clinton after news of obstruction of justice investigation

According to reports in the Washington Post yesterday, Mueller summoned three former and current senior intelligence officials to discuss whether Trump had ...


Jordan agrees to become Butler's next coach

Jordan most recently served as head coach of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee men's basketball team. "LaVall is a tremendous coach who exemplifies The Bu...


James Comey Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony - White House

The crucial point at issue in Thursday's hearing will be whether Comey believes that the President sought to obstruct his investigation into alleged collusion b...


WOMEN'S COLLEGE WORLD SERIES LSU beats UCLA on obstruction call

LSU faces the victor of Saturday's Texas A&M/UCLA matchup later Saturday evening. GAME 9 - LSU (47-21) vs. OR (52-7) put two runners on with one out in the ...


SEC clears path for QB Malik Zaire to transfer to Florida

The former Notre Dame quarterback - who is reportedly decided on Florida - left the Irish in late November, but delayed his decision to see if UF would beco...


Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

The tweet - "Despite the constant negative press covfefe " - was retweeted and liked more than 100,000 times after it was posted around midnight Tuesday nigh...


Here's what the Wisconsin transgender bathroom ruling means for other cases

District Judge Pamela Pepper's September ruling and argued that the harm to other students, particularly boys using the bathroom, outweighed any harm to Whit...


Donald Trump meets Pope Francis at the Vatican

Even when the two were sitting at the pope's desk in the presence of photographers and reporters, the pope avoided the small talk that usually occurs before the...


To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

For some families who've lost loved ones who served, Memorial Day can be everyday. That's down to less than one half of a percent today guaranteeing that ...


114 arrested in immigration sweep in PA

A convicted rapist and previously deported cocaine trafficker were among those arrested in that region, according to ICE. Forty-three of the arrested individual...


Haitians facing deportation get USA extension

He asked Haitian nationals to begin preparing for their departure by obtaining travel documents or applying for immigration benefits to which they are entitled....


Without Planned Parenthood, Women Who Need Affordable Contraception Would Be Lost

The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/2pPoj9H) the closures in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho and Farmington are part of larger consolidation effort to kee...


Ford gets ready to cut jobs

The Ford Motor Company is planning to cut its global workforce by about 10%. The report points out that unlike past job cuts, this round of cost cutting c...


McDonald's expands delivery partnership with UberEats

The servicee begins in Chicago , Los Angeles, Columbus, and Phoenix and covers most orders. Among the selections include Tito's, Don Julio, Stella Artois and...


Trump Administration Sends Mixed Messages on Monuments Review

That's especially so, it says, when a president is correcting a predecessor's act that exceeded what a law intended - such as creating vast monuments when the ...


Women's Golf In 2nd Place At NCAA Columbus Regional Championship

Florida (+9) leads by two strokes over Florida State in the team standings , followed by Purdue and Ohio State, both tied at +14. From each, the top six teams ...


Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

By expanding the applicant pool, Freire likely means opening up the advisory board to more members of industry (it's mostly been filled with people from academ...


Details of PSU frat call released

They're facing charges including, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Hazing, and Tampering with Evidence. An attorney for the chapter didn't immediately r...


Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Bill Banning Sanctuary Cities

Thomas Saenz, president of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, MALDEF, called the law a "colossal blunder" and pointed out the law will fur...


Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Attempt to Cut Funding to Sanctuary Cities

Donald Trump answered a Wednesday question about the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court blocking a portion of his sanctuary city executive order with seven words and a s...


Macron campaign confirms phishing attempts, says no data stolen

Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron and Le Pen claimed the most votes in the Sunday election to make it through to a second round run-off on May 7. The move i...


US Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

When Perdue was nominated on January 18 and when he was confirmed on April 24, a total of 96 days passed without a leader of the USDA . " 'I know he will p...


Tennessee Teacher Planned to Take 15-Year-Old Girl to Mexico

The family's attorney added, "The family prays and hopes that she can get beyond that and have a very successful life, but he has made that very hard", Jason Wh...


White nationalist Spencer speaks at Auburn

Capt. Lorenza Dorsey, an Auburn police spokesman, says three people were arrested on disorderly conduct charges before Spencer's speech Tuesday night. "However,...


Logan County sheriff's deputy shot near Oklahoma City; police searching for suspect

Logan County Sheriff Damon Devereaux told KFOR that the deputy was coherent and able to give investigators information regarding the shooting . Authorities...


4 bodies found in N.Y. park near area of gang violence

He did not definitively say the killings were the work of the MS-13 gang but said the tactics - using sharp instruments and extreme violence - were consistent w...


Arrest made in connection to murder of Princeton jogger Vanessa Marcotte

Sources say the suspect, Angel Cordero Ortiz, was taken into custody Friday night in Worcester. PRINCETON, MA-An arrest has been made in connection with the m...


Exchange Club Holds 53rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt

FREE EASTER EGG HUNT Toys R Us is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for the kids, with Geoffrey the giraffe on Sunday, April 9th. The family-friendly event will b...


Gun theft suspect threatens schools, sent 'manifesto' to Trump

On the same day of the break-in, a vehicle fire was reported on Pennycook Lane, a short distance away from the gun shop. Thursday morning, reports of a man wi...


Few on late missed call: 'Just the way it goes'

The University of North Carolina Tar Heels, who fell agonizingly sort of the goal past year, beat the Gonzaga Bulldogs 71-65 on Monday to claim the coveted U.S....


100 years ago, US entered World War I

Wilson had not wanted to do this. Next, on February 1, Germany resumed unrestricted submarine warfare, sinking merchant ships without warning in worldwide wat...


Michigan boy, 11, hangs himself after social media prank

Goss alleges the boy's girlfriend played a "horrific social media prank", telling her son she was going to kill herself and then writing from another friend's d...