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Governor Kim Reynolds names a Lieutenant Governor

Terry Branstad , who resigned Wednesday to become USA ambassador to China. Miller's opinion angered Reynolds, who had indicated she might appoint a new lieute...


Storm damage estimates grow in western Wisconsin

Watch 261 in effect until 3 pm EDT this afternoon for Volusia and Lake counties.THUNDERSTORM IMPACT. The heavier storms could trigger wind gusts of 30 to 50 ...


Budget office set to release report on House GOP health bill

House Republicans came under sharp criticism for passing the bill before the CBO could make its assessment. Some Republicans , including House Speaker Paul...


Donald Trump just got publicly rejected by Melania - twice

In its official itinerary for Trump's visit to Israel and the disputed territories, the White House referred to Abbas as the leader of " Palestine ", which co...


Some GOP Lawmakers Really Don't Like Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

Panel Democrats charged that Trump's cuts would rip apart the social safety net. Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., called Trump's aim to cut funding for welf...


Manchester terror attack probe widens as U.S. leaks grate

But on Thursday the leaks continued, culminating in a New York Times article which included detailed forensic pictures of the crime scene outside the Manches...


European Union officials to evaluate airline laptop ban

In a joint-statement released after the meeting, the European Commission said that both sides had exchanged information on the evolving threats to aviation ...


Senate Intelligence Committee Using Subpoenas To Pursue Russia Probe

The California congressman added that he is skeptical Flynn would be granted immunity in exchange for his testimony and information, something the former nation...


Clinton: Trump Budget Shows 'Unimaginable Level of Cruelty'

Plus, he is asking about connections to former President Bill Clinton as well, "Hill and Billy walk together", due to deals made in the past with the nation and...


White House: Trump, Netanyahu pledge to work together to combat terrorism

KEITH: Trump was sharing the stage with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and reported back about his earlier meeting with the Palestinian leader, A...


Maryland Basketball To Host Butler In 2017 Gavitt Games

The first known game for the 2017-18 IL basketball schedule was officially announced Wednesday, with the Illini hosting DePaul on Friday, Nov. 17 , in the fina...


Landslide buries California's scenic highway near Big Sur

The landslide spans about a third of a mile and has heaped up to 40ft of debris on the road. No injuries or property damage were reported. There is no indic...


National Weather Service Confirms Chetek Tornado, 3 Touchdowns

Storms and tornadoes have caused widespread damage in the American Midwest from the Plains of Texas in the south to the Great Lakes in the north. "We will con...


New York City mayor still won't cheer for hometown Yankees

In fact, according to the New York Daily News , de Blasio believes that if Trump's budget proposal is passed, its effects would be more damaging to New Yorke...


Senate Issues Two Subpoenas to Flynn's Businesses

Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) told the media that the lawmakers will use all the options on the table they can to get the documents they need for the i...


Critics slam process for OKing Oklahoma's $6.8B budget bill

Final votes on the bill may be held on Wednesday, media reported. But Sen. Larry Taylor (R-Friendswood), the sponsor of SB 2078 , finds that unacceptable, an...


Melania Swats Away Donald's Hand In Latest Viral Misery From

Mr Trump gave the cameras a wave as he and his wife Melania , who was playing the part of the First Lady dressed head-to-toe in white, left Air Force One at Te...


Jury for Bill Cosby trial selected

Judge Steven O'Neill refused to relocate the trial itself but agreed to conduct jury selection for 300 miles away in Allegheny County . Cosby, who claims h...


AG Jeff Sessions' sentencing memo could hurt the wrongfully convicted

The policy memo says prosecutors should "charge and pursue the most serious, readily provable offense" - something more likely to trigger mandatory minimum...


Congressional candidate charged after reporter says he was "body-slammed"

Gianforte reportedly left his own campaign event without saying anything else. The race for the seat, which became vacant when Republican Ryan Zinke resigned ...


Meet New AHCA, Same as Old AHCA

The CBO score raises the stakes for Republican senators now working on their own version of the legislation. The bill would result in 23 million more ...


Playboy model who shot nude of unwitting woman due in court

Soon after the photograph was posted, the Los Angeles Police Department received a report of "illegal distribution" of the image and launched an investigation...


Former CIA Chief Answering Questions About Russian Meddling

At a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, Coats sidestepped questions about a Washington Post report that Trump had asked Coats and Admiral Michael Roge...


23M more uninsured with GOP health bill

Waiving essential health benefits could also make medical care much more expensive for people who are pregnant, addicted or have other mental health issues an...


Parties battle for control of Montana's only US House seat

Gianforte's since been charged with misdemeanor assault, with the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office finding probably cause for that charge but not felony assault...


Manchester terror probe: United Kingdom police make 7th arrest

The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly, said there is progress being made on the investigation despit...


Landslide on California highway part of $1 billion in damage

The highway is now closed, as the mudslide has left a quarter-mile of the road buried and the surrounding area unstable. Officials had closed the highway before...


Brennan says he's unsure of collusion between Russia and Trump campaign

Flynn's lawyers have said he will not provide the Senate with documents requested by subpoena saying Flynn plans to invoke his Fifth Amendment right against sel...


Former French PM Manuel Valls pledges allegiance to Emmanuel Macron's movement

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron poses with supporters after a ceremony commemorating the abolition of slavery, in Paris, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Sever...


Pope risks joke about Trump's size

There were 12 people in the president's entourage, including his wife Melania and his daughter and son-in-law, Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, both of who...


Nacho Cheese Kills Man in California

State and local health officials have temporarily stopped a Sacramento gas station from selling prepared foods after being linked to a sudden botulism outbreak...


23M would lose health insurance under GOP bill: CBO

And while the Republicans' plan to repeal and replace Obamacare would reduce federal support for health coverage by $993 billion over 10 years, it will cut ta...


Irving scores 42, leads Cavaliers to a win from Warriors rematch

It was appropriate, then, that Irving scored the last bucket of the game, a stylish layup after he faked a Rondo-style wraparound pass. Irving banked a career...


Keeping the Memorial Day tradition alive

Worship services are attended by hundreds of family members and friends of local veterans who have laid down their lives. Waterloo, New York, was declared by Pr...


Defense raises race bias in Cosby jury selection process

Almost 3000 residents of Pennsylvania's Allegheny County have been called to report for jury selection for just one trial. The alleged victim, Andrea Const...