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Mayors: Look to us, not Washington, for results

Former President Bill Clinton spoke at the conference and criticized Trump's decision to withdraw from the the Paris accord. A survey shows that a huge majori...


Google's parent wants Avis to manage its self-driving fleet

As part of the partnership, Avis facilities in Arizona will provide physical maintenance for Waymo's fleet of cars , including tasks like tire and oil change...


Police say teen's actions caused her to fall from Six Flags ride

No word on how it happened yet, but a DE teenager is lucky to be alright after falling 25 feet from a gondola ride at an upstate New York Six Flags. They ...


Vikings' Floyd gets 1 day in jail for flunking alcohol test

Arizona doesn't screw around with DUI offenses; Floyd admitted to extreme DUI, which included a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.217 percent, well above the leg...


Video shows teen fall from amusement park ride

Around 8 p.m., she fell out of the ride and was hanging onto the edge. "Saturday evening a guest fell from a chair on the sky ride". Authorities say girl wa...


Supreme Court takes on new clash of gay rights, religion

Jack Phillips, the owner of the Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, Colo., is charged with violating the state's anti-discrimination laws which state that public...


Attention on Supreme Court as justice weigh Trump travel ban

Since he signed the first executive order January 27, Trump has pitched the travel ban as a temporary anti-terrorism policy needed to give the government ...


Crowd catches teen falling from park ride; no serious injury

Onlookers, many of them recording the incident with their cellphones, broke into cheers and applause when the girl landed safely in the arms of several people. ...


Iran's president condemns 'siege' of Qatar by Arab nations

Bahrain's state news agency said on Friday: "The demands aim to achieve regional countries' stability, stand firmly against foreign interference and stop ...


Sheeran admits to Glastonbury nerves

However, a man briefly stole the spotlight when he was shown fully naked on the BBC's live broadcast. Playing Glastonbury - which is held on a farm in s...


Two US attorney generals sue over foreign payments to Trump hotels

Jancek also told The New York Times that Democrats should: "end their efforts to delegitimize his ( Trump's ) presidency". "The Framers of the Constitution ...


AP analysis indicates Idaho district lines favor Republicans

The number of such uncontested general election races has been rising steadily over the past few decades, and experts say partisan gerrymandering of legislative...


New BMW X3 Appears In Leaked Photos

On its third trip through BMW's redesign studios, the X3 adopts the same philosophy of the current X5: don't break it, just burnish it. The effect grows more pr...


Kellyanne Conway defends Medicaid comment: 'It's not a lie'

They "should probably find other - at least see if there are other options for them". Health care reform - or more specifically, the GOP's promised repeal a...


Menendez: Senate health care bill 'devastating' for NJ Medicaid recipients

GOP Sen. Arthur Heller (R-NV), who is up for re-election, said Thursday that he has "serious concerns about the bill's impact on the Nevadans who depend on M...


President Trump scrambles for GOP health votes as budget score looms

In fact, Democrats, including President Barack Obama when he was in office, have said repeatedly they would like to work with Republicans to improve the Affor...


Man catches teen falling from park ride: 'It's OK to let go'

The ride is very slow-moving, gondola that spans several hundred feet across the park, and had been stopped by the operator after having received a radio transm...


Philando Castile's Killer Says Castile's Marijuana Use Made Him Dangerous

Reynolds responds: "OK, give me a kiss". As Reynolds struggles with the handcuffs, the girl shouts in terror, "No, please, no!" In late April came the death of ...


4-year-old girl dies after freak boating accident

The family of a girl killed when a houseboat ran over her and whose father lost his legs after he tried to save her has set up a Gofundme page to help pay for...


Senate approves new sanctions over Russia's meddling in USA election

The question of new Russian sanctions has been raised by a number of senators in both parties after the intelligence community announced in January its conclusi...


Brendan Dassey lawyers petition for his release

In " Making A Murderer ", Avery was found guilty of raping and murdering Halbach, who was a 25-year-old photographer then, and Dassey was found to be an acces...


SpaceX launches 10 satellites for Iridium on Falcon 9 rocket

The drone landing pad had to be repositioned due to that, though there were still worries that the poor visibility would make it hard to control the rocket's fi...


2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital

Kenneth Cordova was released Friday night. The pilot, Capt. Erik Gonsalves, had more than 1,600 flight hours, as well as combat experience, Heard said . A pi...


Great Barrier Reef worth $56bn

Deloitte Access Economics has valued our most iconic heritage site, in a report commissioned by theGreat Barrier Reef Foundation . The asset value of the re...


Milwaukee Jury Acquits Ex-Cop in Police Shooting Case

Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown had faced up to 60 years in prison on the charge of first-degree reckless homicide for his role in the death of Sylville Sm...


Tell your senators to kill secret health care bill

The plan would repeal Obamacare taxes, restructure subsidies to insurance customers that are based on their incomes and phase out Medicaid's expansion progr...


One week. 52 senators. Can Mitch McConnell get it done?

Around 60 protesters showed up to the protest holding signs bearing anti-AHCA slogans and chanted "Don't Touch Medicaid ". One of the participants in the ...


US top Democrat slams Obama administration's response to Russian hacks

The Washington Post article says Mr Obama was told early August past year by sources deep within the Russian government that Mr Putin was directly involved in ...


Senate leaders try to appease members as support for health bill slips

On Friday, Hillary Clinton warned Republicans would be "the Death Party" if the GOP health care bill passes, echoing recent criticisms of the bill highlig...


Parade revelers feel need to stand up for rights

Small groups assembled on side streets were chased away by officers. TEAR gas and plastic bullets were fired to break up a banned gay pride march in Istanb...


Justices side with government in property rights case

House of Representatives through the normal legislative process. The Supreme Court rejected North Carolina's electoral map in a separate case because Rep...


Son Comes Back From The Dead 11 Days After Funeral

Sheriff's Lt. Lane Lagaret, a spokesman for the coroner's office, said the department extends regrets to the Kerrigan family "for any emotional stress caused as...


Editor's Note: Anti-Trump isn't enough for Democrats

The contests to fill those open seats increased Republican margins in Congress, while disappointing Democrats who saw the special elections as an early te...


CBO Set to Release Analysis of Senate Healthcare Bill Monday

Sen. Sanders meanwhile is now on a tour across multiple states to rally opposition to the bill. "I have a hard time believing Wisconsin constituents or even m...


Spicer: Trump's strategy on Comey tapes worked

Trump acknowledged on Twitter Thursday that he did not have any tapes of him and Comey and hinted at the potential surveillance he elaborated on in the intervie...