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Behold the World's ugliest dog

After undergoing several surgeries, Martha can see again out of one eye and is no longer in pain. No doubt about it. Martha is ugly. The gentle giant wa...


Tech sergeant released from hospital after air show accident

Sunday's performance was yet to be determined, the release states. "Both teammates were extremely courageous during the extraction and we'd like to thank Wright...


Former Homeland boss outlines Russian Federation threat

Former Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson says he was not happy that he learned well after the fact that the Democratic National Committee's computer syste...


Trumps attend wedding of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin

The hush-hush nuptials were a closely guarded secret until Wednesday, when Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross spilled the beans while introducing Mnuchin at a confe...


LSU beats top seed Oregon State to reach CWS final

Now a ninth-round Major League Baseball drafted junior playing what likely will be his final games for LSU at the College World Series , Papierski showed his...


Rep. Steve Scalise moved out of ICU

A source familiar with the condition told NBC on Friday that the Louisiana Republican remains in fair condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center . 2 ...


Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

While the Trump administration has now changed its earlier hostile nature towards China-as they now see the potential role China can play as a mediator betwee...


Ray Tensing retrial: Judge declares mistrial after jury deadlocks

On July 19, 2015 , Tensing shot and killed DuBose after the unarmed black man attempted to flee a traffic stop. Tensing was charged with murder and voluntar...


Turkey bans Istanbul Pride, organizers vow to march anyway

Istanbul Pride is cancelled for the second year in a row, after serious threats from an anti-gay group. "But what we are asking this year is that they not wear...


Cullerton calls budget special session a 'political stunt'

Republicans are pushing their plan, which includes reforms, along with an income tax increase. "When Democrats claim that our budget isn't balanced, it mean...


Fifth Republican Senator Steps Forward in Dissent Against Health Care Bill

And I don't mean to exaggerate, but in the main, it's very hard to be supportive of something that takes health insurance away from 20 million or so Americans. ...


US judge asked to expand order blocking Iraqis' deportation

However, they recently agreed to accept them as part of a deal with the US that removed Iraq's place on a list of countries where foreign nationals were barred ...


Pelosi on calls for new leadership: 'I'm worth the trouble, quite frankly'

Pelosi said: "Usually they go after the most effective leaders because they want to diminish the opportunity that we have". Rep. Nancy Pelosi in front of ...


Sen. Dean Heller Is the First Moderate "No" on Trumpcare

If the bill passes, Schumer told Newsday, Long Island could see an estimated $1 billion in Medicaid cuts over the next four years, out of about a $7 billi...


Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

Standing water still remains in some parts of town after tropical storm Cindy brought heavy rain to the area, Saturday , June 24, 2017, in Leakesville, Miss. S...


To make it clear, we are the biggest victim of this incident

A person believed to be Otto Warmbier is transferred from a medical transport airplane to an awaiting ambulance at Lunken Airport in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S., J...


Storm Cindy continues to cause destruction

There may be just enough spin to somewhat raise the risk of a rotating thunderstorm that could spin out a strong wind gust or even an isolated tornado , but th...


Ronaldo Showing No Fear For Portugal's Potential Semi-Final Opponents

Portugal had one foot and four toes in the knockout stage before the ball got rolling on the final Group A matchday at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 20...


Senate Republicans just lost a key vote on their healthcare bill

They said the measure missed delivering a GOP promise to Americans "to repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs". — Senate debates the bill ...


Ray Tensing retrial: Mistrial declared for 2nd time after jury deadlocks

Alicia Napier, a civilian witness also testified that she was " 100 percent sure " that the vehicle moved after Tensing shot, according to the AP. Cincinnat...


Fifth GOP Senator says he won't back AHCA

Politifact notably named that claim its " Lie of the Year " in 2013. In fact, it would likely increase consumers' out-of-pocket costs . "The protections arou...


Trump reiterates "I didn't tape" James Comey

However, Mr Trump did call Mr Mueller an "honourable man". CNN host Jake Tapper dressed down President Donald Trump after a series of public blunders th...


Trump on his Comey tape claim: 'It wasn't very stupid'

When asked if Mueller should recuse himself because of his friendship with Comey, Trump responded: "We're going to have to see". He described the special co...


Dozens arrested after disability advocates protest at McConnell's office

The new health care bill , titled the "Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017", would cut back the expansion of Medicaid, a program that provides health care t...


Obama denounces 'fundamental meanness' of Senate GOP health care bill

The Senate Republican bill is a tax giveaway to the wealthiest Americans; the top one-tenth of the one percent would receive thousands upon thousands of annua...


The Passing of the Pelosi Era

The apparent effectiveness of that messaging suggested to some that the 77-year-old Californian could be a liability for Democrats as they aim to regain their m...


Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

Some criticized the department for discussing last Sunday's shooting death of Lyles - a pregnant mother of four - while playing the game DESTINY. The officers...


Republican wins Georgia poll in blow to anti-Trump effort

While some House Democrats are blaming House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) for their party's loss in a special congressional election this week in G...


Brendan Dassey of Netflix's Making a Murderer wins court decision

Dassey told detectives he helped his uncle, Steven Avery , rape and kill Halbach in the Avery family's Manitowoc County salvage yard. This newest win for Das...


Military Plane Involved in 'Mishap' Ahead of Ohio Air Show

Dayton officials said two people were on board the plane. Both men are receiving medical care at a local hospital but are in good condition, according to Hear...


Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night

Ortiz retired a year ago at the age of 40, leaving the game as the No. 2 home run hitter in Red Sox history and also in the top 10 in nearly every other major...


Hundreds march against Islamic Shariah law in US-wide protests

A small group also stood at a nearby George Washington monument, chanting, "America first!" "The theme of today is drowning out racism", said NY counter-prote...


Chelsea Clinton calls out Steve Bannon for 'fat shaming' Sean Spicer

POLITICO reported yesterday that Spicer is seemingly already involved in the search for a new press secretary. We have been meeting with potential people who m...


Former Milwaukee police officer acquitted in fatal shooting of Sylville Smith

It's the second time this week a police officer has been found not guilty on charges for fatally shooting a black man - last Friday, Minnesota police office...


After high-profile losses, some Democrats seek change at the top

Republicans won two seats in the U.S. House late Tuesday, defeating Democrats in SC and also in the most expensive U.S. House race in history, Georgia's 6t...