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Sanders: FBI inquiry of wife is 'pathetic' attack

He did not indicate that he was aware of a federal investigation into himself or his wife. "That's all I'm going to say". Sen. Sanders has referred to the a...


McConnell is trying to revise the Senate health care bill by Friday

Many accused leadership of moving too quickly. What the Affordable Care Act did accomplish, and spectacularly, was to establish the expectation that all Amer...


Parent beats up good Samaritan helping lost child, police say

The girl's father admits he punched the man several times because he believed the man was trying to leave the playground with his daughter. 'Before posting in...


Lake district earns a B grade from state, up from a C

Volusia County schools maintained a "B" rated district and 56 percent of the schools are rated "A" or "B", a 16 percent increase from previous year. Grades fo...


Arizona wildfire forces hundreds from homes

Poland Junction and Chaparral Hills have also been ordered to evacuate. A view of the Goodwin Fire from Mayer June 27, 2017. Nicole Perna, a spokeswoman act...


Senate Democrats: Boost domestic spending, not just defense

Chairwoman Black "is 100 percent committed to getting a budget done". "I will continue to say I don't have a date for you", Black said . "I do see a viable p...


Utah officials blame lack of logging for major wildfire

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Insisting that logging could have cleaned up dead, bug-infested trees that are fueling a Utah wildfire, a Republican state lawmaker blam...


Human error caused NYC subway train derailment, transit officials say

And one witness told CBS New York: 'All of a sudden it was like the train just started like banging against the walls of the tunnel. Sources said the train's ...


Moving Manzanita Fire Burning South of Beaumont Grows to 5000 Acres Overnight

About 1,500 people have been evacuated from the Bear Valley area and the American Red Cross is providing shelter and aid to those evacuees at Panguitch High Sch...


Idaho To Receive $30M In PILT Funding For 2017

PILT payments help local governments carry out such vital services as firefighting and police protection, construction of public schools and roads, and search-a...


Federer dominates to win ninth Halle title

From the start Federer piled on the pressure to establish a 4-0 lead meanwhile local hero Zverev was unable to gain a foothold into the first set. Fourth se...


Montreal man accused in Flint airport attack denied bond

She told a federal judge Wednesday that the 49-year-old defendant from Montreal would be held by USA immigration authorities even if granted bond in the crimina...


Montana man is bank robber dubbed 'AK-47 bandit'

She declined to confirm or deny that Gathercole is suspected of being the "AK-47 Bandit" who robbed banks in California, Washington and Idaho in 2012 and a Nebr...


CBO Says Senate Health Care Plan Will Cut Deficit

With unanimous Democratic opposition, the bill could only afford to lose two GOP votes and pass, and at least five GOP senators were opposed to beginning de...


Iran: US travel ban is 'racist' and 'unfair'

Zarif also tweeted on Tuesday, "A bigoted ban on Muslims will not keep USA safer". "The truth is it's not a great win because the executive order is not allowed...


Ten Commandments monument installed at Arkansas Capitol

Supporters of the monument, like Republican state Senator Jason Rapert , say the display honors the roll the Ten Commandments have played in the history of the...


Legal Analysis on Big Court Win for Making a Murderer's Brendan Dassey

In his dissent, Judge David Hamilton described the interview of Dassey as "gentle", and warned that the majority's ruling will pose new challenges for police of...


Firefighters Battling Two Major California Wildfires

Firefighters battled high winds as they fought a fire that has grown to 72 square miles (184 square kilometers) and burned 13 homes - larger than any other fire...


Former Milwaukee police officer found not guilty in fatal shooting

The first shot fired by Heaggan-Brown was justified, Chisholm said , because Smith was holding the gun. The encounter began when Heaggan-Brown and two othe...


Spicer delivers first press briefing since shakeup announcement

If Spicer does leave the role, it will end one of the more contentious relationships a White House press secretary has had with the media in recent years. Trump...


Utah politician blames 'tree-huggers' for Brian Head Fire

Forest Service Fire Science Laboratory in Missoula, Montana, said getting rid of the dead trees in the Brian Head area probably would not have made much differe...


Chance of showers, thunderstorms possible as week progresses

Winds out of the northeast at 5-10 miles per hour gusting to 15 miles per hour at times. North northwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low ...


Just 17 Percent Of Americans Approve Of Republican Senate Health Care Bill

Five Senate Republicans on Tuesday had said they were not ready to vote on the bill without alterations, the bill can not afford to lose more than two vote...


Senate delays vote on health care bill until after July 4 recess

The Congressional Budget Office released its study of the bill this week and said that if the bill passes 22-million people would lose health insurance covera...


Senate health bill would leave 22 million more uninsured by 2026

With unanimous Democratic opposition, the bill could only afford to lose two GOP votes and pass, and at least five GOP senators were opposed to beginning de...


Louisiana senators noncommittal on Senate health bill

Senate Republicans' decision Tuesday to delay a vote on a plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act could be a blessing in disguise. Senate Major...


Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war with media

The new restrictions come after CNN on Friday retracted a story that connected, a prominent ally of President , to a Russian investment fund managed by a Kre...


DeVos weighs in on Supreme Court church decision

Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia, Missouri, applied for a state grant to make its playground safer for children in its preschool and daycare program. Rather...


India's largest container port disrupted by global cyber attack

MUMBAI Operations at one of three terminals at India's largest container port JNPT , on the outskirts of India's commercial hub of Mumbai, have been disrupted ...


TSA Wants You To Remove Books From Carry-On Luggage

TSA workers find all sorts of things in luggage that aren't supposed to be there, but a recent find is among one of the more freakish. "I can not speak to an...


Fire departments stress fireworks safety ahead of Fourth of July holiday

Allen said that it's important for people to fully understand which fireworks are banned by the state. "Injuries can include burns, as well as loss of vision, h...


Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils 'Obamacare' repeal

Three Republican senators announced their opposition to the current draft of the Senate health care bill Tuesday afternoon, shortly after Senate Majority Lead...


In warm first meeting, Trump and Modi reaffirm India-US ties

Trump said "The future of our partnership has never looked brighter", said Trump during a joint appearance with Modi in the White House Rose Garden. Trump de...


Remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy threaten United States southeast with flooding

We have one more day, Saturday , of seeing a chance of rain from this system and then we finally begin to dry out. Heavy rainfall associated with remnants of...


Mostly sunny and nice Wednesday

The humidity will remain very low tomorrow with dew point temperatures in the 40s and 50s! Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. We saw some bu...