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Trump pledges to move quickly to name new FBI director

He said that "it will be tough for me to work" with Democrats. Was the president trying to threaten the man he fired on Tuesday to keep silent? A number o...


Yellowstone: White wolf was shot; $5000 reward offered

The park on Thursday, May 11 released preliminary results from the necropsy on the 12-year-old wolf, which had been a longtime member of the park's Canyon Pack....


Manassas woman shot, killed while traveling on I-95

Geller said investigators believe the shooting to be a "targeted incident". An occupant in the white vehicle fired several rounds at the Nissan, which ran off t...


Penn State Frat Death Probe Will Reveal 'Who Knew What'

Piazza died on February 4 after he fell down a flight of stairs during a Beta Theta Pi pledge party. A grand jury said security camera footage captured even...


Trump admits he fired Comey over Russia. Republican voters don't believe him

And six West Wing officials, who spoke anonymously to the New York Times confirmed Trump was considering a big shake-up amid growing frustration with a numb...


Hollywood reacts to Powers Boothe's death

Since its release in 1981, the film has become a cult favourite. As mentioned above, his best known film work includes Tombstone , in which he played Curly Bill...


3 big questions remain about Michael Flynn after Sally Yates' testimony

And, as this CNN profile of her notes, "she spent years defending Obama administration policies, championing changes to the criminal justice system and curtaili...


Appeals court to hear arguments on Trump's travel ban

An earlier order by a judge in Hawaii, blocking both Trump's immigration ban and his proposed 120-day freeze on all U.S. admissions of refugees, will be reviewe...


Man accused of killing mom before grocery attack

The man suspected of killing a woman and then carrying a severed head into an OR grocery store and stabbing a checkout clerk has been identified as 36-year-old ...


With a few exceptions

The event accounted for a "substantial portion" of the pageant's $12.2 million in foreign income that year, they said. The $95 million sale in 2008 was for a ...


Top 2017 recruit Jeremiah Tilmon commits to Missouri

Tilmon's signing fills a huge need for Missouri. As a senior for the East St. Louis Flyers, Tilmon averaged 15.3 points, 11.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per game...


Acting FBI director undercuts White House on Comey firing

Trump, however, doesn't appear to have any idea how misguided that kind of threat is - even if it is only a sham created to intimidate Comey. At a one-on-one di...


Sessions Orders Longer Prison Sentences, Reversing Obama-era Policy

Sessions of Alabama. At one point, Sessions said that "good people" don't do drugs like marijuana and said the reforms would "endanger" Americans. However,...


'If you delay, you die' Tulsa officer charged with manslaughter testifies

Betty Shelby , 43, could face between four years and life in prison if convicted of manslaughter in the September 2016 killing of Terence Crutcher. But Shelby h...


Authorities: Jet crashes at small airport near New York City

Firefighters from multiple departments were responding to several building and auto fires, officials said. According to the Federal Aviation Administration a ...


Putin undecided which song to play when he meets Trump

A cameraman managed to capture the moment in a video and quickly circulated it on the Russian state news media. In 2014, he plunked out the same "Moscow Windows...


A Top Trump Aide Reportedly Handed Him - In All Seriousness

The cover, purportedly dated 1977, read "How to Survive the Coming Ice Age", and was paired with a (real) 2006 cover with a report on global warming. The cataly...


Trump to Order Commission on Fraudulent Voting in Elections

President Trump on Thursday launched a long-promised commission on "election integrity", rekindling a controversy over the prevalence of voter fraud at US polls...


Trump hopeful as interviews continue for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Warner said it was "virtually unprecedented" to have a president fire an FBI director - it has happened just once before - and the fact it occurred as Comey led...


Trump's comments on Muslims could haunt him in court

A U.S. District Court in Maryland agreed with them and put the order on hold on March 15, just a day before it was due to go into effect, triggering an appeal...


Another appeals court to weigh Trump's revised travel ban

That legal issue is likely to reach the Supreme Court. Trump has not been shy about criticizing judges who rule against him, but he seems to have particular i...


French Socialists prepare to expel Manuel Valls

He's hoping to run in the Essonne department, his fiefdom south of Paris , but Republic on the Move officials said his nomination won't be automatic. Valls",...


Wisconsin Prison Advocates Concerned about Federal Tough on Crime Edict

He said Sessions' "actions of the last week make all the more reason that he should not be attorney general". Per the 2013 Holder memo , Obama's AG requested...


First lady: Barron to attend private Episcopal school in MD

U.S. President Donald Trump's youngest son, 11-year-old Barron, will attend a private school just outside Washington in the fall, the White House said on Mo...


Philadelphia students on charter bus that crashed in Maryland; 25 hurt

WBAL-TV, a Baltimore NBC affiliate, reported that the children were from a Philadelphia city school. Seven to 10 patients with relatively minor injuries were ex...


Morning Joe Hosts Claim Kellyanne Conway Hates Donald Trump

Though Frelinghuysen's campaign office claimed the note was "brief and innocuous", the alert reportedly caused the employee, Saily Avelenda, to be "questioned a...


Rep. Mo Brooks Enters Alabama Senate Race

Brooks will face off in the August 15 primary with Sen. Former Gov. Robert Bentley appointed odd to the seat earlier this year, after President Trump appointed ...


Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

In a press briefing that took place that day, Sanders diverged from her earlier statements and said that Trump's meeting with Sessions and Rosenstein on Monday ...


Penn State fraternity members face charges in student's death

Members of the fraternity resisted efforts to call for help and may have made his injuries worse, according to police and prosecutors. Since Piazza's death on...


Mom of boy who killed himself vows he 'will be heard'

The boy then jumps in the face of another student in a "menacing manner". Carolyn Emery, a parent with two kids enrolled in the school, described Gabe as a, "...


Trump insists no evidence of collusion with Russian Federation

Yates explained that any official publicly repeating the lie that Flynn had not discussed sanctions with Russian ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak, was incr...


Paul Ryan: 'Rescue Mission' is Underway for Health Care

Senator Susan Collins of ME, a moderate Republican whose vote will be critical to getting a bill to Mr Trump's desk and who voiced similar concerns, said th...


Penn State Frat Brothers Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

Piazza was pronounced dead at 1:20 a.m. February 4 in the surgical Intensive Care Unit of Hershey Medical Center. He died two days later in a hospital of splee...


John Oliver Calls 'Turbo Bulls**t' On Trump's Comey Claims

But Trump himself blew up that narrative on Thursday, when told Lester Holt he had meant to fire Comey for some time. "And it's entirely possible the answer t...


Trump praises Australia's universal healthcare says 'everybody' has better care

President Donald Trump's return to New York City will be relatively brief-he's expected to arrive at JFK Airport around 3 p.m., according to a schedule from t...