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Tulsa police officer who shot unarmed black man acquitted of manslaughter

Shelby testified that she shot 40-year-old Terence Crutcher out of fear because she said he didn't obey commands to lie on the ground and appeared to reach in...


White House offers muted response on Comey memo

And it's an open question whether a sitting president can even face criminal charges, or whether attempts to hold him accountable for wrongdoing can only procee...


Putin says Trump did not share secrets with Russian Federation

He then took the dramatic step of deposing Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey over the invesitgation into Flynn's links with Russian Federation. ...


REPUBLICAN Lawmakers Fight Over Who Floated Trump Impeachment First

The White House has denied reports that Mr Trump pressed Mr Comey to drop an investigation into Mr Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn. B...


'No politician in history . . . has been treated more unfairly'

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., said around midday Tuesday that he'd spent the morning trying to get someone at the White House to...


1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

The majority of damage occurred on the south side of the city, the Elk City Police Department said in a statement. A public safety source told Fox 9 that all am...


Chinese taxpayers have most to fear on Silk Road

India, however, was conspicuous by its absence. The 30 heads of states who signed the document said that they recognised the challenges the world economy face...


Niskayuna grad charged in Penn State hazing death

The footage shows the start of the night: Piazza's arrival at 9 p.m., dressed in a blazer, a buttoned-down shirt and khakis. Piazza appeared to become inebriate...


DHS considering expanding laptop ban on worldwide flights

In a letter to John Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security, and Elaine Chao, U.S. Secretary of Transportation, and seen by Reuters , the European Union execut...


Sheriff: 1 dead after tornado hits Wisconsin trailer park

Injuries ranged from minor to major and about forty mobile homes were destroyed at the Prairie Lake Estates in Barren County, Wisconsin, according to Tod Pritch...


Confederate New Orleans monument comes down

The Liberty Monument, which honored the Crescent City White League, a group of whites who tried to overthrow a biracial post-Civil War government in New Orlean...


MS-13 gang targeted in pre-dawn sweep across Los Angeles

If convicted, majority could face decades in federal prison - and three could face the death penalty for crimes in 2015, Brown said. Jail officials around the r...


Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

There were at least 25 other people injured when the tornado hit the Prairie Lakes Estates trailer park, and many people living at the trailer park have been le...


Trump touts "outsider" image, calls critics "pathetic" at Liberty University commencement

President Donald Trump told Liberty University graduates today to follow their dreams despite naysayers, implicitly taking aim at his own "pathetic" critics. In...


Illinois Senate Approves Budget, But Rejects Power to Implement It

Deputy Minority Leader Bill Brady of Bloomington, the Republican who authored the budget outline that was adopted, started the day alongside colleagues pleading...


Trump pays tribute to fallen police officers

Seven were killed by gunfire, and one died in an automobile accident, the press release said. U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.) issued the following statement...


Tests for lead poisoning may be faulty, US regulators warn

Officials are investigating the tests but do not know how many people might be affected or how long the inaccurate tests may have been used. For young childre...


Homewood man shot at Naperville train station Tuesday

Police do not yet know a motive for the gun attack. The conductor suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, a statement from Amtrak said. Cammiso said ...


Google Lens Launched At Google I/O 2017

Pichai said that Lens will also be integrated into Google's popular mobile photo sharing app, Google Photos, which has 500 million active users. For example, ...


Always Dreaming, Classic Empire are neighbors in Preakness

He is the least-experienced entrant, having made just three starts, all at Aqueduct, with his most recent finish being a third place in the Wood Memorial. Lexin...


Sally Yates stands firm that Russian Federation had 'real leverage' over Michael Flynn

Yates spoke during an interview on CNN that was recorded before reports emerged that Trump may have asked Comey in February to drop a Federal Bureau of Inves...


Sudan's president invited by Saudi Arabia to Trump meeting

In 2009 and 2010, the International Criminal Court issued arrest warrants against Mr Bashir for genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity related to t...


Trump Keeps Controversies Smoldering With a Warning for Comey

Comey reportedly declined to testify at a closed Senate Intelligence Committee hearing. "All I want is for Comey to be honest and I hope he will be, and I'm...


Residents take stock after night of tornadoes in central US

The twisters were among up to 29 that were reportedly spawned by powerful storms that raced through a swath of the central USA stretching from Texas to the Grea...


Corrine Brown convicted of 19 felonies

The charges against Brown, who had represented the Jacksonville area district of Florida for over ten years, included lying on her taxes and congressional finan...


Sanctuary cities bill puts Texas county in tight spot

In a 20-11 party line vote, Republican state senators adopted the House version of a bill that prescribes tough penalties for local officials who refuse to coop...


Culpeper Lidl to open June 15

The catch? The discount grocery chain didn't say which of the 20 planned stores would be first. Since then, it has announced regional headquarters and distribut...


Five agencies honor fallen officers during memorial ceremony

Consecutively, the week of May 15 is National Peace Officers Week. Martinsville Police Chief Sean Dunn gave the welcome and recognized Martinsville city, Henr...


Trump threatens to cancel press briefings, unhappy with Comey coverage

Addressing the graduating students at Liberty University on Saturday, Trump appeared to defend his leadership, saying that doing "what is right" requires a will...


In travel ban case, US judges focus on discrimination, Trump's powers

After Trump issued his initial travel ban on a Friday in late January, bringing chaos and protests to airports around the country, a Seattle judge blocked its...


Ellicott City water main break floods portion of Main Street

Aerial images from SkyFox show a large sinkhole that opened, swallowing a vehicle that was parked along the curb. Main Street is closed between Rogers and Kle...


US President promises to broker Middle East peace deal

Hosting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in February, Mr Trump said he would be fine with a two- state or one-state solution as long as both sides were...


DHS declines to confirm Clarke appointment

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele, who has repeatedly disagreed with Clarke over a variety of issues, issues a statement saying , "I've said repeatedly t...


Trump warns Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

Trump said that Comey requested the dinner in order to discuss his job status. Trump cut Pirro off. After contradictory statements from the White House resu...


Trump says it's possible he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

President Trump has faced a backlash for sacking Mr Comey , who had been investigating alleged Russian meddling in the USA election. After facing off against...