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Ivanka Trump defends father in Berlin

Ivanka attempted to brush off criticism of Trump by blaming his negative image on the media, and relying on her own testimony as a daughter who "grew up in a ho...


Ivanka Trump gets booed during panel discussion in Berlin

The negative reaction came when Ivanka said her father, President Donald Trump, is a "tremendous champion of supporting families". Trump stepped away from run...


It's tax day. Should Trump let us see his returns?

He said they were being audited. He wrote , someone should look into who paid for the small organized rallies yesterday. Wes Shockley, one of the organizer...


Kawhi Leonard: Kawhi Leonard scores 43 points in OT loss

The Spurs managed to get ahead by eight points early, but the Grizzlies fought back and led by 10 in the fourth before the tight finish. That's not to say he ...


Trump, Republicans face major test in Georgia congressional race

The Democrat led a crowded 18-candidate field to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price . Democrats saw an opportunity, and soon the national ...


Patriots visit White House; Trump congratulates Super Bowl champs

But several New England players did not attend Wednesday's ceremony, many of them expressing opposition to Trump on political grounds. Taking their lead fro...


3 officers wounded by gunfire after robbery

Sgt. Sean Whitcomb, a police spokesman, later confirmed that that suspect had died. "Three officers were struck by gunfire during the incident", police said in ...


Podcast: Tad Cummins waives extradition, asks to go to Tennessee

Assistant federal defender Ben Galloway argued the girl went willingly and Cummins had no criminal history. "He probably, whatever he gets will probably never...


What Next With North Korea?

Last month, the US began sending the first elements of its Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system to South Korea, though China oppos...


New Orleans Begins Controversial Removal Of Confederate Statues

Lee and P.G.T. Beauregard. Shortly after 1 a.m. Monday morning (April 24), New Orleans officials began the removal of one of four monuments in the city that p...


Georgia's congressional special election head to runoff

Georgia congressional election between Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel heading to June 20 runoff. https://t.co/mabkRnIdPi- The Associated Press (@AP) 19 avril 2...


US Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Michael Conaway in a written statement . He also promised to reach out to Democrats. Mr Trump nominated him just two days before his inauguration, and then the...


Ann Coulter Vows to Speak at UC Berkeley Despite Ban

In that context, Ms. Coulter's announcement that she intends to come to this campus on April 27 without regard for the fact that we don't have a protectable ven...


New York Becomes First State To Offer Free Tuition At Public Universities

Those who are able to take advantage of the Excelsior Scholarship must live and work in the state for four the same number of years they received tuition-free...


Trump on Obamacare Repeal: Maybe this Week, Maybe September

If the CSR payments end - either through a court order or through a unilateral decision by the Trump Administration, assuming the payments are not explicitly au...


Trump opens the door to delaying funding of border wall

Mr Trump had proposed $1.5bn (£1.2bn) for his wall through Congress as part of the spending bill, which funds federal agencies to the end of the current fiscal ...


Trump backs down on border wall funding

In a conference call with reporters aimed at criticizing Trump's first 100 days as ineffective, party leaders said the biggest shutdown threat was from Trump's ...


Funding for Border Wall May Wait Until 2018

On Monday, the president reportedly told a group of conservative journalists that he was willing to table the budget fight over the wall until September. Sp...


Questions Trump needs to answer in his new tax plan

Mr Trump intends his plan, which will include some specific tax-cut proposals but fall short of the kind of comprehensive tax reform that Republicans have long ...


Trump to order review of national monuments

Many of these bills - none of which have gone anywhere in congress - were sponsored or supported by Utah's congressional delegation, who have been the loudes...


Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Order To Stop Funding 'Sanctuary Cities'

The ruling was also hailed by the U.S. Conference of Mayors, which had been told by Sessions hours earlier that officials must communicate with immigration offi...


Trump signs executive actions to review tax regulations, roll back Dodd-Frank

The actions were part of his broader effort to spur the US economy, Trump said in a visit to the US Treasury Department next to the White House, accompanied b...


Unseasonable Heat Affects Runners At Boston Marathon

Sgt. Sanchez ran last year's Boston Marathon and has previously run the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. "I just ran the fastest marathon I've run in...


Judge in Sacramento court deems TN teacher a flight risk

Thomas has been reunited with her family. Tad Cummins, 50, told authorities that he was glad the manhunt was finally over, even though the federal and state s...


Mexico wall demand falls as talks advance

But there are still obstacles to passing a spending bill by Friday, sources tell CNN . Leaders of the conservative House Freedom Caucus met to consider a pro...


Sharapova's wildcard entry to Stuttgart Open defended

Questions still remain over the initial case, which saw the right-hander test positive for the heart disease drug Meldonium at the Australian Open - a substance...


(Neb)-Farm State Lawmakers Praise Confirmation Of USDA Sec

That set the stage for Perdue to follow through on his planned first visit to USDA headquarters as Agriculture Secretary Tuesday. Perdue said he will priori...


We Already Tried a Virtual Wall. It Failed

And we're going to have the wall built", the president said . A Republican congressional aide said Democrats may agree to some aspects of the border wall, in...


Limbaugh Is 'Not Happy' About Trump 'Caving' On Border Wall

By dropping his demand for immediate funding for it, he would reduce his ability to tout progress on his agenda since he took office on Jan 20. "If matters co...


Confederate Memorial Day: New Orleans Begins Removing Confederate Monuments

Landrieu said the memorials were coming down during the wee hours because of death threats and intimidation from some of those who want the monuments to stay an...


New questions raised over Flynn-Russia ties

Instead of welcoming these investigations as a chance to clear up questions regarding the attempted Russian efforts to influence the election and his campaign, ...


Trump opponents: Not much to celebrate in first 100 days

President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. Trump held meetings during the transition and in the Whi...


Lawmakers: Flynn did not disclose Russian Federation payments in security clearance application

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn failed to disclose payments from a foreign government in his 2016 application for security clearance, according...


Confederate Monuments Removed: New Orleans Statues To Be Relocated

The obelisk was put up in the 1800's by a white supremacy group. After years of legal wrangling and intimidation, New Orleans has begun the process of disma...


Entire US Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefing

Tillerson, Defense Secretary James Mattis, Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph F. Dunford. Trump ass...