National

Hwasong-12: North Korea's new missile has a terrifying range

North Korean leader Kim declared in a speech on New Year's Day that his country's program to build intercontinental ballistic missiles had "reached its final st...


Insurers seek stability as Trump delays health care decision

The lawsuit, House v. Tom Price , focuses on Obamacare's cost-sharing program, which subsidizes health insurers to help low-income Americans make co-payments a...


Comey's firing gets low approval; Trump's support unmoved

The firing drew a wave of criticism in large part because the FBI has been investigating whether election meddling by Russian Federation involved people in Trum...


Jeff Sessions Moves to Deny More Federal Money to Sanctuary Cities

The Trump administration will not go after all federal funds from so-called sanctuary cities, the Justice Department announced Monday - an acknowledgment that m...


Missing Indian mountaineer dies after climbing Mt Everest

Family and friends gather to receive the dead body of Min Bahadur Sherchan at Teaching hospital in Kathmandu , Nepal, Sunday, May 7, 2017. The 50-year-old le...


Gas prices up slightly in parts of northern New England

AAA found self-serve, regular selling for as low as $2.17 per gallon and as high as $2.44. The average price in Columbia, Greenville-Spartanburg and Myrtle Be...


Christian leaders urge Trump to declare Jerusalem as Israel's capital

The US does not consider buildings in Jerusalem to be settlements, and does not expect Israel to freeze all construction in the West Bank as a condition f...


Netanyahu Orders Rebellious Ministers to Attend Trump Welcoming Ceremony

He arrives in Israel on Monday after stopping first in Riyadh, while his Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt landed in Israel on Thursday to prepare for the pres...


North Korea's missile programme progressing faster: Defence Minister

US Ambassador Nikki Haley said the United States was working with China, Pyongyang's main ally, on a new sanctions resolution and warned that all countries must...


Nearly 740000 foreigners overstayed US visas last year

At the end of FY2015, officials first estimated about 482,781 individuals (1.07 percent) stayed in the country; by cross-referencing information from multiple g...


Christie: I wouldn't have let Flynn in White House

Christie told reporters that while he was running the transition, "I was not informed in any way about him [Flynn] or anyone else being under investigation ". ...


Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

Afterwards, he is expected to become the first sitting United States president to visit the Western Wall in east Jerusalem, the holiest site in Judaism. Both si...


Texas Lawmakers Revive 'Bathroom Bill,' OK Religious Refusal Of Adoptions

Under Paddie's amendment, it is unclear what will happen to schools that now allow transgender students to use the bathroom that matches their gender identities...


Here's how Donald Trump is taking a softer tone on Islam

Trump, arriving from Saudi Arabia , declared he saw the possibility of new alignment of Muslim nations and Israel against a shared foe - Iran. Terrorism ha...


Texas transgender bathroom bill on fast-track to become law

As was the case in North Carolina , lawmakers are insisting that this has nothing to do with bigotry, but rather addresses "privacy and safety for all kids", ...


Dem lawmaker will call for Trump's impeachment on House floor

Texas representative Green spoke on the floor of the House on Wednesday , calling for Trump's impeachment on grounds of obstruction of justice. The answer: Two...


Key lawmakers vow full airing of reasons behind Comey firing

Fellow Republican Peter King of NY was more leery because of the broad authority special prosecutors have. "I don't think impeachment is the move right now", ...


Diarrhoea outbreaks linked to swimming pools on the rise across the US

The disease is caused by ingesting or swallowing a small amount of contaminated swimming pool waters. The infection can cause symptoms like diarrhea , ab...


Oklahoma softball: Sooners beat Tulsa 3-0, advance to Super Regionals

Though the junior left-hander did not retire the side once during the complete game shutout, Parker (22-5) was tough on the Golden Hurricane lineup, striking ou...


Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dead at 77

Roger was a patriot, grateful to live in a country that gave him so much opportunity to work hard, to rise - and to give back". Ailes went into politics after...


US Attorney General Sessions Declares War on Poor, Black and Brown Communities

In the memo, Sessions, who said in March that there was " too much of a tolerance for drug use ", called for prosecutors to charge offenders with the "most se...


Return to path of denuclearization: UN to N. Korea

Outsiders saw a significant technological jump in the weekend test, with the rocket apparently flying higher and for a longer time than any other such previous ...


Romanian border police say Turkey cancelled Kanter's passport

Kanter is from Turkey, but is a very outspoken critic of Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan . Kanter's Turkish passport was canceled, he announced on ...


Officer Not Guilty in Shooting of Unarmed Tulsa Man

Terence did not attack her. Terence did not charge at her. Terence was not the aggressor. Tiffany Crutcher says Shelby is violent, lacks training and should n...


Video Shows Turkish President Erdogan Watching Brutal Fight Outside Embassy In Washington

The violence broke out after Erdogan returned to the embassy after meeting with US President Donald Trump yesterday. Police stand outside the Turkish Embass...


Trump trip to Israel possibly first flight from Saudi Arabia

The prime minister alluded to Trump's speech to Muslim and Arab leaders in Riyadh the previous day. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed U.S. Hi...


Russian FM Lavrov denies discussing Comey's dismissal with Trump

Simultaneous to this bombshell story going online was a report from The Washington Post which revealed that the Russian Federation probe had reached a current...


Flynn To Plead The Fifth

The Intelligence Committee is one of multiple congressional panels that are looking into Flynn's conduct as well as possible collusion between the Trump campaig...


Coast Guard helps 5 in sinking boat near Carolina Beach

The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing off Matagorda Beach just east of the Colorado River along the Texas Gulf Coast. The Coast Guard sa...


Trump Says He Didn't Ask Comey To Drop The Russia Investigation

Not quite everybody. While Trump tweeted and voiced his indignation at the White House, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed an independent...


Tillerson signs global declaration recognizing climate change

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who hosted the council meeting in Fairbanks, Alaska, signed onto the group's call for global action to reduce greenhouse gas...


Spicer on Flynn Dismissal: 'The Process Worked'

In December, before Trump assumed office, Flynn talked to Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak about potentially lifting US sanctions President Barack Obama had ju...


Memorial Day services and programs

On Friday at 2 p.m., the American Legion Post 525 and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 525 are hosting a service at the West Elementary School in Adena. on Sa...


Sydney Leathers celebrates Anthony Weiner's guilty plea

Weiner , who cried and apologized in court, surrendered to the FBI following its investigation. He was released on $150,000 bail and is due back in court Sept...


Two dead after tornadoes wreak havoc in Oklahoma and Wisconsin

Early in the week, severe storm reports stretched from Texas to Wisconsin . One of the tornadoes that touched down during storms that barreled through a larg...