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US submarine makes S.Korea port call, North remains defiant

Trump on Monday urged UN Security Council ambassadors to consider stronger sanctions against Pyongyang, and United States senators will be briefed on North Kore...


Arkansas carries out double execution of prisoners

Jack Harold Jones, 52, and Marcel Wayne Williams, 46, were both convicted of murder and rape. In a last-minute appeal, Williams' attorneys claimed Jones was s...


Attorneys general: Restore guidance to aid student borrowers

Indeed, Madigan, the attorney general in Washington and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) are all suing Navient, the largest US student loan ser...


Delta offering big bucks for passengers to give up seats

According to the airline's policy on electronic devices, passengers are free to take pictures and shoot video as long as they are "capturing personal events". '...


Firefighter's widow gets help from Stephen Siller Foundation

The Stephen Siller Tunnels to Tower Foundation announced on Monday that they intend to pay off the mortgage of the late William Tolley's family home on Long I...


Arkansas kills inmate in latest of several planned executions

His death warrant expires at midnight. Intravenous lines are placed before witnesses are allowed access to the death chamber. The Eighth Circuit Court of Ap...


Arkansas carries out first double execution in USA since 2000

McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc, a unit of McKesson Corp, said the state obtained its supplies under false pretenses, but the state's Supreme Court threw out that...


Believe Memphis: Grizzlies take down Spurs, tighten series at 2-1

In this game, the Spurs had a big edge at the line in the first half (10 of 15) compared to the Grizzlies, who took only four free throws the entire first hal...


Federal judges deny efforts to delay Arkansas executions

Lee's official time of death was at 11:56 p.m. on Thursday, April 20. Lee was sentenced to death in October 1995 in Pulaski County, Arkansas, for the murder...


Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

Jack Jones , also sentenced to death over 20 years ago for killing a woman, was executed several hours earlier. The last time a state executed two inmates on ...


Obama makes first public appearance since leaving office

But in moderating the panel of six young civic leaders in the Chicago area, Obama underscored that it's conversations like these he hopes to facilitate in his n...


If US Campuses Can't Protect Free Speech, They Need New Management

According to University spokesman Dan Mogulof, campus police determined that the same groups that caused last week's violence and during the Yiannopoulos event...


Trump White House to keep visitor logs private

More than $42 million has poured into President Donald Trump's campaign coffers and the Republican National Committee since January - twice the amount raised fo...


'I'm an Idiot': NY Times Editor Apologizes for Misleading Trump-Patriots Tweet

In the Times' story in print, which included just one photo, Patriots spokesman Stacey James said the reason fewer players showed up Wednesday than the 50...


Anti-Defamation League Offers Spicer Holocaust Training After Hitler Gaffe

He brought them into the Holocaust center I understand that". "He's got to leave", said Steven Goldstein, speaking on CNN's "New Day". During an interview...


New England Patriots Call Out The New York Times' Lack Of Context

The team's White House visit caps a dramatic Super Bowl victory. Quarterback Tom Brady announced on Wednesday morning that he wouldn't be in attendance due ...


Georgia Republican Handel thanks Trump for calling

The Ossoff campaign was greatly hoping to avoid the runoff as Georgia's 6th district has been a GOP stronghold for generations, and with a crowded Republican fi...


School gunman threatened wife when she moved out

She didn't take him seriously and thought he was just seeking attention, he said. Ruben Gutierrez, whose 7-year-old grandson Jeffrey Imbriani was friends with...


Trump to keep list of White House visitors secret

In contrast, the Obama White House released the names of almost 6 million visitors, including scores of lobbyists, over eight years. His White House also declin...


Prior to Game 4, Blazers send well wishes to Steve Kerr

The Golden State Warriors stormed back against the Portland Trail Blazers in game three, turning a sixteen point deficit into a six point victory. You have ...


APNewsBreak: New Orleans to take down Confederate statues

There was no sign of threats the next morning, although a New Orleans group called the Monumental Task Committee condemned the operation. In 1932, an inscript...


Trump Threatens to Cut Off Funding From 'Sanctuary Cities'

Attorney General Jeff Sessions engaged in a war of words on Friday over a Department of Justice statement accusing the city of being "soft on crime". "For fou...


Unemployment rates fall to record lows in 4 US states

The state's unemployment rate ticked up again in March, rising to 3.6 percent from February's 3.4 percent. Over the past year, Tennessee's unemployment rate inc...


North Korea 'can sink U.S. aircraft carrier in one strike'

The strike group carried out abbreviated exercises with the Australian Navy in the Indian Ocean off Australia's west coast and by April 15 was headed north, pas...


Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

His proposed budget cuts for things like the National Institutes of Health and the Environmental Protection Agency gave the March for Science an even grea...


Memphis Grizzlies level National Basketball Association series with San Antonio Spurs

What happened was one of the most exciting playoff games I've ever witnessed, and probably one of the most stressful for the Griz faithful in attendance: a down...


New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument

There was no sign of threats the next morning, although a New Orleans group called the Monumental Task Committee condemned the operation. According to the m...


New Orleans begins take down of Confederate statues

Workers remove the Battle of Liberty Place monument in New Orleans on April 24, 2017. Landrieu, who has now enjoyed two mayoral election victories with over...


Justices weigh defendants' right to own mental health expert

In the 1985 Ake case, he said, defense counsel asked for "either a partisan expert or a court-appointed expert". New Justice Neil M. Gorsuch seemed to side ...


Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders's popularity

Sitting right next to Perez, Sanders told MSNBC's Chris Hayes he does not consider himself a Democrat, but rather an independent. It's got to open its doors...


Donald Trump Has the Lowest Approval Rating Since 1945

Trump and his senior staff are gearing up to make the case it will be the most productive 100 days for any president in 84 years. TRUMP'S FIRST 100 DAYS wi...


Pence finds time to visit Australian zoo

Pence said the decision to go ahead with the deal was in honour of the important historic alliance between the U.S. and Australia. In January, US president Mr...


As budget deadline looms, President Trump pushes border wall funding

Trump turned again to Twitter: "The Wall is a very important tool in stopping drugs from pouring into our country and poisoning our youth (and many others)!" ...


Sentencing Begins Thursday in Trooper's Murder

Cpl. Bryon Dickson II was killed and Trooper Alex Douglass was critically wounded in the 2014 attack. State and federal authorities immediately launched an in...


Sean Spicer Apologizes After Incorrect Statement on Hitler and Chemical Use

It was a mistake to do that". Johnson also said it was a " great shame " that the United Kingdom was unable to take military action to punish Syrian President...