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Heated immigration debate led to Texas lawmakers' scuffle

The protesters had gathered to demonstrate against Senate Bill 4 , which would allow police officers to question people on their immigration status if they ...


Orlando airport terminal closed after reports of armed man

A crisis negotiator spent several hours talking to the man, identified as Michael Wayne Pettigrew , before he surrendered to police. He was possessing a gun ...


Crystal Lake student competing as speller No. 126 in Scripps Spelling Bee

Google released on Tuesday America's most misspelled words by state by analyzing the top "how to spell" searches. To the tightknit community of spellers an...


Lt. Gov. Calley To Make Announcement

It would amend the constitution to limit lawmakers to meeting no more than 90 consecutive calendar days a year. Stateside's conversation with Matt Grossman...


Deadlocked over the Bathroom Bill

The Texas House on May 20 approved legislation that would require local governments to announce a "no-new-revenue" property tax rate each year and compare it ...


Body of Maine canoeist found days after falling in river

Officers Dale Stout, 51, and Nathan Desjardins, 20, of the Fryeburg Police Department were dispatched to the scene around 4 p.m. Saturday, but their boat crashe...


Jared Kushner: Trump's embattled son-in-law

WaPo claimed on Friday that Kislyak was "taken aback" when Kushner suggested using the Russian embassy to talk to Moscow since the Russians wouldn't want a...


White House Holds Briefing Amid Reports Of Staff Changes, Russia Developments

CBS News has confirmed Jared Kushner , the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, discussed setting up back-channel communications between the... The overa...


Portland stabbing suspect shouts 'Free speech or die' in court

A teen riding a Portland train with a Muslim friend wearing a hijab publicly thanked the three strangers who defended the two girls from anti-Muslim slurs and w...


Warriors' Kerr will not coach Game 1 of NBA Finals

Remember when rest was all the rage? During a postseason in which he has led the champion Cleveland Cavaliers to a 12-1 record and chased down Michael Jord...


OU Tennis: Harris, Papa National Champions

The defending national champions OR rounded out the morning winners, taking out Oklahoma State 3-2. The Sooners trailed in all five of their matches through 1...


Call me maybe _ on my cellphone

That said, this recent development isn't surprising as much as it is disappointing: it appears that President Trump has been urging world leaders to call him di...


Baltimore mayor exploring removal of Confederate statues

The commission also suggested the Lee and Jackson statue be offered to the National Park Service to place in Chancellorsville, Va., where the two Confederate ge...


G7 divided as Trump stonewalls on climate

As the incoming President of COP 23, the United Nations climate change conference Bainimarama has appealed to the US President, Donald Trump to "preserve at a...


Portland Stabbing Suspect Yells 'Free Speech or Die' in Court Appearance

Dyjuana Hudson, the mother of one of the women, told The Oregonian newspaper that Christian approached the girls while screaming that Muslims should die...


GOP health bill is a front for big tax breaks

But it forecast up to one-sixth of the population could be affected by instability in individual insurance markets if some states aggressively go after waiving ...


Issa photographs protesters from office roof

Issa told the San Diego Union-Tribune that he attempted to speak with the protesters, but they would not have a conversation with him. Issa confirmed that he ...


Texas GOP Rep Calls ICE On Protesters, Threatens To Shoot Colleague

Rinaldi contends that Nevarez told him he'd "get him" on his way to the auto . Rinaldi also claims that he was threatened and assaulted by other Democr...


US carries out first test of long-range missile defence system

Rodong Sinmun , the official newspaper of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, earlier reported that South Korea has developed a new high-preci...


Trump condemns 'unacceptable' racially charged Portland attack

In video posted on Twitter by OR freelance journalist Mike Bivins, Christian can be seen prancing around at an April free speech march in Portland , we...


Tiger Woods Reportedly 'Asleep at the Wheel' in DUI Arrest

I hope he gets out of it and I hope he plays golf again. However, he then voiced honest support and concern while acknowledging he does not know much about ...


Has America lost sight of Memorial Day's mea... 5:12 pm Sun

Many loved ones of veterans went to the State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown, Monday, to pay respects to the thousands of soldiers buried there. "We are he...


Watch Sean Spicer's Greatest Hits at the Daily Press Briefing

Trump tweeted this morning, as White House officials once more jabbed at the news media for using anonymous sources. President Trump's press secretary opene...


May and Corbyn trade barbs in run-up to British election

The verdict on May, however, seemed entirely split from the commentariat following her struggles over police cuts, Brexit and funding the NHS. Opposition part...


US Missile Test A Success!: What it Means for Keeping America Safe

An rocket created to intercept an intercontinental ballistic missiles is launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Calif. on Tue., May 30, 2017. "The int...


Get Building A Better World Summer Reading Clubs for all ages!

Grade school students are making the library their vacation destination this summer for a goal. Fun rewards will be provided along the way. There are also sep...


Timothy Loehmann, Tamir Rice Shooter, Fired by Cleveland Police

Rice was shot and killed by Loehmann outside Cudell Recreation Center in Cleveland , Ohio, on November 22. Director of Public Safety for Cleveland also an...


Hiker presumed dead after going over Palouse Falls

KXLY-TV reports that the man fell off a ledge while taking a selfie with a young woman with whom he was visiting the park. A park ranger said this is actually...


TCU, Arkansas get prime network TV slot for nonconference showdown

We had a couple of chances to break it open and win the game. "I know our players are extremely excited to play at home". "It's special and it's fun to see th...


Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by position

The Prime Minister will be discussing ways to enhance bilateral engagement, especially in economic sphere, and cooperation on worldwide issues of common concern...


White House communications director resigns amid tensions

It's unclear when Dubke's last day will be, but Conway told Fox News that he "would see through the president's global trip, and come to work every day and wo...


Trial Of Bella Bond's Accused Killer Begins Tuesday

According to the Associated Press , the victim's composite image was shared by millions of people via social media after her body washed up on a Boston Harbo...


Sofia Coppola makes history with best director win at Cannes

The movie's title comes from an art installation that Bang's character is prepping, which invites anyone who enters a small square to be kind and generous. Kr...


Texas Republican representative threatens to shoot Democratic colleague in the head

At this point, Rinaldi says that Romero "physically assaulted" him, and that another Democratic lawmaker, Poncho Nevarez , threatened to "get" Rinaldi on his w...


Gsellman a relief as a starter for Mets

The 33-year-old Californian had produced four straight quality starts prior to the setback and had yielded fewer than three earned runs in four of his first fiv...