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Patty Murray To Vote 'No' On Gorsuch, Says She Doesn't Trust Trump

Another option for McConnell: Republicans could change the rules (as Democrats did for lower court judges in 2013) and make it a simple 51-vote majority to conf...


Las Vegas' Bellagio put on lockdown following armed burglary

At least one person was taken into custody as of 2:15 a.m. local time, as police continued to search for suspects. There were reports that armed men wearing p...


Overcharging older Americans will not fix healthcare system

Do we call ourselves public servants if we're not protecting those who can not afford health care? The new plan, called the American Health Care Act, has proven...


Clashes in Syria's Damascus after surprise rebel attack

Clashes rocked eastern districts of the Syrian capital on March 19 after rebels and jihadists launched a surprise assault on government forces there, a monitor ...


President Trump Completely Supports the Healthcare Replacement Bill

Another potential change to the health care bill would allow states to gain Medicaid funding in the form of a block grant. "We're making fine-tuning improveme...


Mobile engineers in Dallas to fix 911 glitch after baby's death

After the recent deaths, including a six-month-old baby, the statistics may soon change. The rogue calls clog up the lines for hours at a time. "As you can we...


Gonzaga pulls away from South Dakota State after sluggish first half

The top-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs are playing the South Dakota State Jackrabbits in college basketball action on Thursday afternoon. - Mathews is 3 of 6 f...


Drive-thru rescue: Fast-food worker jumps to aid of officer

He hopped out of the window and ran to her auto. He was serving breakfast to a lady in an SUV along with her children, a boy and a girl. "I thought immediatel...


McKinney Fire Department visits neighborhood to ensure working smoke alarms

The Red Cross and fire department have also worked closely together on safety initiatives, including the home fire campaign, a multi-year effort to reduce the n...


Governor Activates State Resources To Help Combat Wildfires In Texas Panhandle

In Clark County, about 30 structures have been damaged, including some homes, said Allison Kuhns, a spokeswoman for the county's emergency management office. Of...


Flight to Hawaii from Las Vegas diverted because of passenger

According to the Los Angeles Airport Police Department, the man was removed from the plane without incident. He was allowed to book another flight to his de...


Virginia knocks off Pitt in ACC tourney

Pittsburgh put four players in double figures led by Michael Young who scored 17 points. Virginia was 11-of-21 (52.4 percent) from the field in the second ha...


Twins sisters aged 97 die after falling in freezing cold

The sister's bodies were sent to the coroner's office for an autopsy, but the authorities believe that they've died due to hypothermia. Haley went to call pol...


Hillsborough Boy Dies In Hot Car

Deputies with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office told Bay News 9 the boy, Jacob Manchego , 2, was "left in a hot SUV between 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m". "...


White House Correspondents' Dinner News, Pictures, and Videos

Trump has a complicated history with The White House Correspondents' Dinner. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!' The president's announcemen...


An Off-Duty Police Officer Opened Fire While Fighting Teenagers On His Lawn

Auto and residential windows were broken during the melee that drew 300 protesters near Euclid Street and Palasis Road - about two miles away from Disneyland, t...


Authorities: Suspect arrested in case of missing teacher

Although the Grinstead investigation was more than 11 years old, the case was still considered active. Police found her cell phone and vehicle at her home, but ...


Danica Patrick Reveals History of Concussions, Would Retire If Medically Advised

But he did allow that hoisting NASCAR's season-ending trophy may just present the ultimate racing exit for the newly married 42-year-old. "I would definitely ...


Presidents Day highlights tragedies, triumphs of America's leaders

And the several states have a different name for this government paid vacation day. Others merely want a suspension: "We should cancel Presidents' Day for the n...


2 officers shot, 1 killed, after responding to traffic accident in California

A police officer responding to a auto crash was killed Monday outside Los Angeles, and a second officer was wounded, according to investigators. The Whittier ...


At least 4 dead as fierce Southern California storm causes flash floods

A helicopter rescued one person from the roof of a auto but another motorist was found dead in a submerged vehicle, San Bernardino County fire spokesman Eric Sh...


On eve of confirmation vote, judge orders release of Pruitt emails

Since his nomination, Pruitt has attracted condemnation from environmentalists and Democrats for suing the EPA multiple times and questioning the science behi...


GOP still trying to unite under 'Obamacare' replacement plan

Conservatives in the House Freedom Caucus - which Meadows chairs - also formally backed the legislation. At the press conference , the Freedom Caucus announ...


Mom's dismembered body feared left in suitcase during suspect's multi-state drive

Winter Mead, 1, may be with be with her father, according to the Police Department. Densmore, the child's non-custodial father, was pulled over by the Oklahoma ...


Sen. Collins to oppose Scott Pruitt for EPA chief

Collins did say, however, she would vote to invoke cloture on Pruitt's nomination, which would help clear him from the threat of a filibuster. They want the v...


Tiffany Trump Thanks Whoopi Goldberg for Defending Her Against Fashion 'Bullies'

Trump tweeted a reply to Goldberg, thanking her and saying she'd "love to" sit with her. But we guess, like Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman always had Par...


Complaint: Man wanted attack similar to Dylann Roof killings

The agent also allegedly agreed to pick McDowell up at his mother's house, then drive to his grandfather's home where he planned to borrow money to buy the gun....


Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee Puzder Withdraws Nomination

Citing a senior GOP source, CNN reported that top Senate Republicans had been urging the White House to withdraw Puzder's nomination. "I am honored to have b...


MSU Gymnastics Coach Kathie Klages Steps Down Amid Scandal

In the statement, Klages' attorney said the coach is "extremely distressed by the accusations" and is fully cooperating in all investigations. "Klages explain...


Plane makes emergency return to airport after hitting deer during takeoff

There was fuel leaking from the aircraft, so passengers deplaned on the runway and firetrucks did hose the plane down. "The airplane came immediately back to ...


Harrison Ford has jet run-in at California airport

Harrison Ford had another incident while piloting his small airplane on Monday, during which almost hit a larger plane at a Southern California airport. On a r...


County reports third flu death

Tennessee typically sees four to five deaths among children from flu-related complications each year. Greene County residents can schedule an appointment for ...


Braves close to acquiring All-Star Brandon Phillips

Even so, it's a surprising reversal given that Phillips, a Georgia native who owns a home in Atlanta, had previously blocked a deal to the Braves in November...


Storm progresses as expected; snow coming soon

Half a foot of snow was recorded in the Bronx by 9 a.m., while more than 7 inches had fallen in a number of upstate NY counties, according to the National W...


Reports of SoCal immigration 'sweeps' countered as 'routine enforcement' by ICE

The raids targeted undocumented immigrants with criminal histories, Gillian Christensen, a spokeswoman for the Department of Homeland Security, told The Washi...