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Comey to Testify Publicly After Memorial Day

In one story , the Washington Post reported that a law enforcement Russia probe has identified a current adviser to the president as a "person of interest", ...


Manchester Bomber's Father Says Son Made Regular Visits to Libya

Three were detained during raids on homes in south Manchester on Wednesday and one was arrested on Tuesday. Salman Abedi's father has also been arrested in ...


Betsy DeVos Booed Throughout Her Commencement Address At Bethune-Cookman

In February, DeVos praised historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) as " pioneers " of the school choice movement. Is the Data Act more boon o...


After meeting Abbas, Trump vows to do all to reach Mideast peace

Netanyahu was addressing the Knesset for a special session marking Jerusalem Day, the anniversary of Israel's capture of the city's eastern half, which incl...


UVA wins their third straight NCAA men's tennis championship

They will take on the nations #2 team Virginia in the Final at 1pm today. Aragone then finished off the Tar Heels with a 7-6, 6-2 win in his delayed match on th...


Report says bill would cut deficit by $119b

In states that obtained those waivers, it would mean lower premiums for people buying individual insurance. The GOP bill would also reduce the deficit by $119...


Pregnant Teen Not Allowed to Walk at Graduation

Runkles' punishment would have remained a private shame to endure had it not been for her and her family's decision to get help from anti-abortion group Studen...


Lawmakers Work Through the Night on State Budget

The two sides had agreed in principle on major sticking points late Monday to set up the special session, but by their self-imposed deadline, the House had pass...


Pleasant Hill library to offer summer reading challenge

Children and their families may begin registering for the reading challenge on Monday, June 5. Show Low Public Library has also partnered with Northern Arizo...


Managers see martial law a good signal to business

Duterte cut short a visit to Russian Federation and placed the southern island of 22 million people under military rule on Tuesday, and said he would keep it th...


Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, also spoke out against Trump's budget proposal, labeling it " dead on arrival ". President Donald Trump's first budget i...


Arab-Islamic countries, US pledge to stand united in fighting terrorism

The first daughter spoke of the need for transformation at Sunday's women's economic empowerment roundtable, which was attended by 15 women, majority Saudi busi...


Schiff: House Panel Will 'Explore' Contempt Against Flynn

Moreover, he stated that the committee has moved forward with the probe. As Ed noted yesterday , Gen. Michael Flynn said he would plead the 5th Amendment r...


Trump is a big fan of Philippine strongman Duterte

Duterte said he was forced to declare martial law in Mindanao for 60 days, and says his government may consider other areas in the event the militants and other...


Trump says former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey is a 'nut job'

A Washington Post report , citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser is now considered a "person of interest" in the...


Tornado watch in effect for St. Johns County

The storms were expected to bring the threat of flash flooding. Thunderstorms could become more severe between 2 and 10 p.m., with damaging winds and possib...


Erdogan congratulates Iran's Rouhani over election win

Iran held its presidential election on Friday, and President Hassan Rouhani was reelected by a wide margin over his main challenger, conservative cleric Ebrah...


Metro Detroiters concerned over Trump's proposed budget cuts

The president's budget calls for limiting current eligibility to receive subsidies for buying food, as well as some new work requirements to receive help. Dem...


Rainy weather expected to soak Lowcountry today

Look for highs today in the low to mid-70s. The sky becomes partly to mostly sunny Thursday with a high in the mid 70s, still well below average. Thursda...


VanCantfort: Magical thinking on GOP health care bill

Among the influential members with significant investments is Tom MacArthur of New Jersey, who held between $834,000 and $2.3 million in health care investments...


Sean Hannity's Seth Rich Obsession Just Cost Him An Advertiser

Rich was shot and killed in 2016 in what authorities have concluded was an attempted robbery, but members of conservative media have since pointed to loose co...


Trump makes personal appeal to both sides for Mideast peace

Trump rode to the White House on the back of strident anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim rhetoric; it is therefore welcome that he struck a conciliatory note in Ri...


Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill

He added that the commission should also study and determine cannabis driving impairment thresholds, along with how to test cannabis impairment. But there is no...


Virginia rolls past Baylor 11-1 in Big 12 tourney

Much to the shock and sadness of TCU, Texas Tech seemed to be the better team this season, albeit not always a clean one. The two wins over Oklahoma this past w...


Trump administration hits reset in FBI director search

Bush. The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment. But the president has decided he wants to see a broader list of candidates, CNN...


Trump leaves Israel, says Middle East was 'great'

In separate remarks on Tuesday, both Netanyahu and Abbas said they believed the time was ripe for peace, pointing to the initiative Trump has taken to facil...


Louisville parks rank low among other US city parks

The Twin Cities have some of the best parks in the nation. The bottom five cities were Mesa, Arizona; Louisville; Charlotte; Fort Wayne, Indiana; and Indianap...


Notre Dame students stage walkout protest of VP Pence

The student group We StaND For organized the protest , which was publicized on social media. "I was a student here at Notre Dame in 2015 when Mike Pence...


Miami 'Joker' accused of pointing loaded gun at cars

Sullivan, whose distinctive green hair is reminiscent of Jaren Leto's Joker in Suicide Squad, mixes and matches his representations of various Jokers on his fac...


Many in GOP cool to Trump's budget plan

He says the budget proposal from Republican President Trump's budget director shows a "lack of compassion" for the most vulnerable Americans in every state. Int...


Iranian president calls United States relations 'a curvy road'

Congratulating the day of Khorramshahr's freedom, the President said: "Khordad 3rd is the day of victory against aggression and freedom of Khorramshahr with God...


Trump may pick new Federal Bureau of Investigation director within a week

Comey promised only that he could be honest, The New York Times reported . On Tuesday, President Trump fired James Comey from the position, tweeting in p...


Cher wows in revealing outfit before accepting Billboard Icon Award

The singer didn't dance, but performed the acoustic driven slow-burning song in front of giant images of the beach and ocean and ended the song with teary eyes....


Court: Ranked-choice voting runs afoul of Maine Constitution

The Supreme Judicial Court unanimously concluded that the election overhaul aimed at ensuring a majority vote for the winning candidate is in conflict with the ...


Trump's Budget Relies On Optimistic Economic Forecasts, Critics Say

When the U.S. House passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) earlier this month, GOP lawmakers made it painfully clear that they meant to cut and dismantl...