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Performer: Ringling was a 'compass' for others

At its prime, the Ringling Bros . and Barnum & Bailey Circus was considered a family-friendly outing. Owners of the company said the tough decision had been ...


McMaster: Trump's FBI Comments to Russians Were Aimed at Cooperation

American press didn't have access to the meeting on May 10 between President Donald Trump and Russian diplomats, but notes from the meeting- apparently distribu...


Sessions Issues New Charging, Sentencing Policy to US Attorneys

Under this new policy, prosecutors are urged to look for the most serious offenses provable, in many cases triggering mandatory minimum sentences , thereby lim...


Democratic lawmakers push back on impeachment calls

Representative Al Green held the town hall event to hear from constituents about the Trump presidency and Green's calls for impeachment. Gonzalez announced in...


Notre Dame students to stage walkout over Pence's commencement speech

Duffy said her son, who graduated from a five-year MBA computer science program, did not participate in the walkout and did not know any students protesting ...


Byron Nelson: Sergio Garcia four shots behind leader James Hahn

Ireland's Seamus Power also fell back on day three, dropping to even par after a turbulent round of 72 that featured four birdies and six bogeys. Cameron Trin...


Circus owner says final show is a 'celebration'

A circus performer hangs upside down during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance in Washington, DC on March 19, 2015. But it also was the f...


Trump Threatens Fired FBI Director Comey With 'Tapes'

There are differing accounts of a private dinner between Mr Trump and Mr Comey in January. Trump's communications team has come under fire this week for its m...


Trump urges Muslim leaders to confront extremism

Reinforcing his theme of USA economic deals, Mr Trump told Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Hamad Thani they would discuss "lots of attractive military equipment becau...


Can Donald Trump be impeached over the Russian Federation and Comey scandals?

President Richard Nixon resigned on August 8, 1974, after three articles of impeachment were drafted charging him with obstruction of justice , abuse of powe...


Little Belmont buzz without Crown chance

Brands (G1) victor faded in the final turn of the Preakness Stakes (G1), all the pre-race talk about a two-horse showdown appeared to be misguided. "Running a...


President Trump says 'perfect accuracy' not possible

Details of the dinner were first reported by The New York Times . When Trump pressed for "honest loyalty", Comey reportedly told him, "You will have that". Tru...


Trump leaning toward not paying ObamaCare subsidies

This promise was a lie. Health care analysts such as Sarah Lueck, of the left-leaning Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, said pools in Oklahoma and 3...


Pres. Trump urges Liberty U grads to stand up to criticism

Trump, who has bragged about committing adultery and is on his third marriage, has never been a particularly devout Christian. Vice President Mike Pence has b...


Cloud Computing takes Preakness as Derby winner Always Dreaming fades

In his fourth lifetime start, a horse that had never won a stakes race and was coming off a modest performance in the Wood Memorial beat a Kentucky Derby victor...


Fox News founder Ailes dies

By creating a cable news giant which became a favourite of conservatives, Ailes became a central USA political figure. He developed into a titan of politics, ...


Tulsa officer not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

Shelby testified that she also suspected Crutcher was under the influence of PCP, or phencyclidine, a powerful hallucinogenic that often makes people act in u...


One Man Dead and Others Injured After Elk City, OK Tornado

The length of its path is still being determined. The Elk City School District canceled schools Wednesday in the wake of the storm. So far it's preliminary, b...


United States signs global declaration on climate change despite Trump's past statements

So, in short, it is far too early to conclude that the White House has suddenly been persuaded by mainstream scientific opinion on global warming - and with U.S...


Cardin Honors Maryland Law Enforcement during National Police Week 2017

Republican President Donald Trump bathed the White House in blue light Monday night to honor fallen cops for Peace Officers Memorial Day. US President Donal...


With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

That was after the Chad Brown trained Cloud Computing scored a thrilling win in Saturday's Gr1 Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Racecourse in Baltimore . Neithe...


Dwayne Johnson still coy about his presidential aspirations

And then Tom Hanks came onto the stage and accepted the offer to be The Rock's running mate: "Dwayne, I could not possibly turn this down ". "I think that ...


N. Korea fires missile in latest test, US and S. Korea say

North Korea has fired an "unidentified projectile", according to South Korea's military, according to BBC. The area, which is the location of a military airport...


Saudi Arabia Announces $55 Billion in Deals With U.S. Companies

Her husband had criticized former first lady Michelle Obama for not wearing a headscarf during a 2015 visit to the kingdom. At a joint press conference he also ...


Michael Flynn tells pals he keeps in touch with Trump

The president and his wife, Melania Trump were greeted Saturday by King Salman at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, which is the first stop of Trump's first official tour a...


US Treasury slaps sanctions on 8 Venezuela court justices

The opposition leader stressed the passport was valid until 2020. Venezuela saw frequent anti-government protests launched in April by the right-wing oppositi...


Jason Chaffetz Leaving Congress June 30th

Members of Congress reportedly urged Gowdy to run for the chairmanship after Chaffetz announced several weeks ago that he would retire from Congress. Gowdy's sp...


TIME magazine's cover depicts Russian Federation overtaking the White House

After asking for Flynn's resignation, Trump explained that he forced his national security adviser out not over his discussions with Kislyak, but because he had...


US, Europe swap air security information at laptop ban talks

The BBC reported Wednesday that officials from the United States and European Union "decided against" the ban following yesterday's meeting, though "other...


US likely to expand airline laptop ban to Europe

USA officials instituted the current ban in March over fears that terror groups have the ability to convert laptops into bombs that could potentially bring down...


Former FBI Director Comey Will Testify Publicly Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Warner and the committee's chairman, Richard Burr, indicated they were looking forward to Mr. Comey's testimony about Russian interference in the November 8 P...


Day Makes His Move During Third Round of the Byron Nelson

World No. 1 Dustin Johnson is tied for 19th after carding a one-over 71 yesterday. Jason Day struck the round of the day as his 63, consisting of eight birdie...


MI Teen Dies as Driver Hits 23 Times Square Pedestrians

Rojas, who lived with his mother in the Bronx, is accused of driving his vehicle from his home through Times Square on Thursday, then making a U-turn, steerin...


Sessions' predecessor slams sentencing policy

Exceptions for what can be charged will only be allowed with approval from a US attorney, an assistant USA attorney general or a designated supervisor. Those wi...


Trump says new Federal Bureau of Investigation 'possible' by Friday, ahead of Saturday's commencement speech

Bush administration. Warner also said on "Fox News Sunday" the American people need to hear from Comey, saying he expects that "we will get a chance to hear f...