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Explosive memo could put Trump in "impeachment territory"

Elijah Cummings, top Democrat on a key House oversight panel, countered that Ryan and the Republicans had shown "zero, zero, zero appetite for any investigation...


White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

The National Police Officers Memorial Day annually coincides with National Police Week. The number of slain officers every year has fallen dramatically since ...


Ryan backs Trump, cautions against 'rush to judgment'

Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, to discus aspects of the trip, Corker's office said. There's a job to be done hol...


Texas Bill Could Ban Transgender Students From School Sports

The UIL prohibits steroids use, but Texas has a "safe harbor" provision that allows transgender students undergoing hormone therapy treatments under the directi...


Workers at US nuclear site take cover after tunnel collapse

Soil collapsed over a 20-foot square section of a tunnel housing contaminated material at Hanford - a former nuclear weapons production site in the south-centra...


Pvt. Chelsea Manning released from military prison

Ms Manning's representatives said she was subjected to violence in prison and argued the military mistreated her by requiring her to serve her sentence in an al...


Other cities may join Austin in fighting 'sanctuary cities' ban

El Paso County Commissioners Court authorized this on Monday, and in fact, border jurisdictions Maverick County and El Cenizo , a city in Webb County, have alr...


Trump defends 'absolute right' to share 'facts' with Russian Federation

The U.S. official told AP that Trump shared details about an Islamic State terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft with Russian Forei...


Stein: North Carolina voters victors in Supreme Court decision

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to hear North Carolina's appeal of a court ruling that found its legislature meant to discriminate against minorities in ...


WikiLeaks leaker Chelsea Manning released after 7 years in military prison

However, she will not be paid, although she will be eligible for medical care and military discounts. Manning will be on "excess leave" while her court-martia...


Chelsea Manning Released from Prison with Strings Attached

Col. Jennifer R. Johnson told CNN. Backers have raised more than $135,000 for housing and other essentials and to assist her with her re-entry into society ...


Trump to deliver commencement address at Coast Guard Academy

The White House has refused the charges, saying that Trump's discussions were " wholly appropriate ". President Donald Trump sounded a defiant note to his cri...


Protests over Confederate statue shake Charlottesville, Virginia

Richard Spencer led a group of white supremacists in Virginia to form a literal, actual mob with torches (apparently they were out of pitchforks?) to protes...


Cascades experience fresh mountain snow in May

It could be historic snow for locations like Estes Park, Nederland, Ward, Coal Creek Canyon, Red Feather Lakes and surrounding areas which it's extremely unusua...


Trump asked James Comey to pledge his loyalty to him

He's a grandstander". Fewer than 48 hours after taking over, McCabe testified in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, asserting that Comey's firing by ...


Ohio Nursing Home Gunman Had History Of Violence

State and local authorities said Saturday the investigation was continuing. Following a shooting that ended in the deaths of four at the Pine Kirk Care Cente...


Democrats see opposition to GOP health bill as winning issue

The bill's passage has more to do with the desperate need for a Republican congressional victory than with any real compassion for the people they purport to se...


Nine injured, two arrested in fight at Turkish ambassador's home

During the news conference, Trump voiced support for Ankara in its fight against Daesh and the PKK, saying the US would work to ensure that terror groups "have ...


Trump claims 'right' to share info with Russian Federation

Other American leaders routinely authorized disclosing certain secrets to other countries - but not the way Trump did it. That doesn't explain why, in the wak...


Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

Trump, who is scheduled to leave Friday on his first overseas trip as president, told reporters Saturday that it was possible he could announce his selection be...


The Comey memo is the agenda now

Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn", the White House said in a statement. "The House Intelligenc...


Pittsfield: City to honor fallen officers

Officer Bruno of the APD was one of 34 K-9's to die in the line of duty a year ago. You may notice blue and black bracelets on their wrists, with the crest of ...


HR McMaster Blasts Leakers: 'National Security Is Put at Risk'

President Donald Trump defended revealing information to Russian officials, saying in a pair of tweets on Tuesday that he shared "facts pertaining to terrorism ...


Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin reprise Spicer, Trump roles on 'Saturday Night Live'

In case you missed it during the week, Twitter was alive with footage and pics of Melissa McCarthy as Sean Spicer driving around Manhattan on her/his mobile p...


President Trump is making it hard for his defenders

The first series of questions Spicer faced in the briefing centered around the tweet. He added: "I think the president wants loyalty to this country and to th...


Lawmakers Respond To Reports Trump Asked Comey To End Flynn Probe

Flynn has been at the centre of that investigation shortly after Trump's arrival to the White House. Defending Trump's actions, officials played down the impo...


Convicted soldier Chelsea Manning will stay on active duty

Among the records Manning admitted to passing on to WikiLeaks was a video showing a 2007 U.S. Apache helicopter attack in Baghdad that killed 11 men and 750,000...


A$AP Rocky's home burglarized, woman reportedly held at gunpoint

The home belongs to rapper and producer A$AP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, KTLA-TV reported . The woman held at gunpoint is said to be one of his rel...


US lawmakers want Trump to explain giving intelligence to Russian Federation

Sergey Kislyak. The administration told the media that Comey was let go after seeking the recommendation of top Justice Department officials, but Trump eventual...


Eight more frat members arraigned on charges in death of Timothy Piazza

The scenes were caught on security cameras, which, according to Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller, is unusual - to have a crime captured from...


Stormzy makes huge donation to British student's Harvard University fund

The final year student wrote on her Crowdfunder page: "As a young black woman, from an inner city, working class background, this is such an awesome opportuni...


President Trump Gives Commencement Address at United States Coast Guard Academy

Something that involves avoiding obstruction of justice would be nice. President Donald Trump waves as he walks off Air Force One at. On Saturday, he delive...


Malloy to unveil revised budget plan covering bigger deficit

Malloy's original proposal meant a net loss of $4.3 million for the town, and under the revisions New Fairfield would owe the state $1.6 million. Towns face g...


Statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis comes down in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS - Workers in New Orleans in the early hours of Thursday took down a statue of Jefferson Davis , the president of the Confederate States of Americ...


Trump Asked Comey to End Investigation Into Michael Flynn's Russia Ties

The White House, fighting back against yet another extraordinary political imbroglio despite its own compromised credibility, rejected the new allegations, fir...