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China vows to work with EU to uphold Paris pact

This time around, canceling USA involvement with the Paris accord would "be a very big deal all over the world", said Todd Stern, lead US climate negotiat...


Trump's use of private cellphone raises security concerns

According to the same sources, Trump urged Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to contact him directly on the cellph...


Michigan, Penn State game times confirmed for FOX

Michigan announced today that its November 25 game with Ohio State at Michigan Stadium will air on Fox and kick off at noon. OSU's Homecoming game, October...


GOP blocks Democrats from adding to budget

Bits and pieces of the House proposal released over the past week leave out several Senate spending cuts and policy provisions. Among other things, Republican...


Uber sacking costs self-drive executive a $250m payday

Waymo claims he stole trade secrets by downloading more than 14,000 documents before he left. Levandowski, 37, was sacked on Tuesday, after failing to comply ...


Police release Tiger Woods' DUI arrest video

Officer Matthew Palladino approached Woods' Mercedes-Benz from the passenger side. "I feel sorry for him and I do hope he gets himself to a better place in li...


President Trump gives Memorial Day Address at Arlington National Cemetery

The president hailed Bob Dole , the former senator who suffered lifelong injuries in World War II and attended Monday's ceremony. Speaking in July a year ago...


White House says Trump expected to pull United States from Paris deal

The White House on Wednesday confirmed he will announce his decision during a Rose Garden event Thursday afternoon, according to The Associated Press . But oth...


Tweet That: #covfefe signals @realDonaldTrump is back

Whoever is managing Merriam-Webster's Twitter account deserves praise for remaining patient at such a time. "Wakes up. Checks Twitter . Uh". President Do...


Trump Makes Unusual Case for Eliminating Legislative Filibuster

President Trump has a great idea about how to speed up that process: ending the filibuster once and for all. Legislative leaders are expected to return to...


White House communications director Dubke resigns

And the resignation of Dubke does not signal the beginning of a flood of departures in the West Wing, two administration officials and a person close to the ...


Trump to announce decision on Paris deal on Thursday

Under the provisions of the agreement, a member country can not withdraw for the first three years after ratifying it. He also had to navigate a split among his...


Surviving victim of train attack out of hospital

Leave this country if you hate our freedoms. In the wake of the attack , Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler is asking the federal government to cancel a permit for...


Clinton: Russia Likely Had American Help to 'Weaponize' Campaign Leaks

Clinton linked Russia's interference in the 2016 elections to US President Donald Trump and said she hoped investigators would be able to unmask a plot to...


Trump to announce decision on Paris climate pact Thursday

Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released a statement condemning the potential move, one which she said favors big energy over the environment and allows ot...


Cleveland Police Fire Cop Who Killed Tamir Rice

But the technical reasoning city officials laid out Tuesday morning show that Rice's killer was sacked for misleading the department on his job application rath...


Trump abandoning global climate pact? Decision 'very soon'

President Trump signaled early Wednesday - as he often does, via Twitter - that he will make a decision on the Paris climate change accord over the next...


Trump, Merkel get along well: White House

But if the Europeans are frightened, conversations with key diplomats here don't reflect it. Merkel rejects most of his criticism as baseless. " Very bad f...


House committee issues subpoenas; Comey okay'd to testify

So far, Flynn and committee members have struggled to find common ground on a request for documents amid the former national security adviser's previous decis...


"Bathroom bill" continues to bedevil Texas politics

It's the final day of the 85th Legislature, or is it? This session, the so-called "bathroom bill" that targets transgender citizens has dominated the headlines....


Portland white supremacist describes stabbings to court: 'I call it patriotism'

The 21-year-old says Portland has a "white savior complex" and wants to heap praise on him, but the real victims are the women who were subjected to hate spee...


Noose found inside African American museum in DC

An investigation into the incident is ongoing, but the Smithsonian has assured the public that the museum is safe. The museum, which opened late a year ago, s...


Portland victim's mother appeals to Trump to condemn acts of hate

And I think he's also anxious about the kind of thing, you know, that we saw in court today where you have supporters of the victims in this case and people who...


McConnell faces a challenge passing health care in Senate

That elicited a response from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell who said , "We're not going to do that". Democrats oppose the New Hampshire budget pa...


President Trump to US Senate, "Let's Get Healthcare and Tax Reform Passed"

Senate takes up health insurance reform this year will be that the final product won't be a total repeal of the Affordable Care Act as some Republicans promised...


Mike Dubke, White House communications director, resigns

After Trump raised the idea of holding fewer press briefings, reports said White House spokesman Sean Spicer may end up with a diminished role . Follow...


Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal

Former Exxon CEO and current Secretary of State Rex Tillerson agrees , noting that withdrawing from the agreement reduces the U.S.' negotiating power in future...


Teen tells police that another suspect shot boy

It was at that point that MBI issued the Amber Alert and were able to begin assisting in the investigation. He had last been seen wearing a white tank top, kh...


Tougher than ever, 90th National Spelling Bee gets underway

Any competitor who misspells a word during the preliminary oral rounds Wednesday will automatically be eliminated, while the results of the written tests will...


Portland June 10 March Against Sharia Cancelled

Mayor Ted Wheeler said he's anxious that attendees of the proposed rally and other similar events could "peddle a message of hatred", the AP reported . Wheel...


Stranger Things Star In Talks To Join New Mutants

According to THR , Charlie Heaton of Stranger Things has joined the film to play Cannonball , aka Sam Guthrie. As previously reported, Anya Taylor-Joy ( ...


Trump may pull out of climate accord

Trump promised during his presidential campaign to pull the USA out of the deal, which was signed by almost 200 nations. The president's daughter and adv...


Reactions to the death of Fox News founder Roger Ailes

Ailes, she said , "was a loving husband to me, to his son Zachary , and a loyal friend to many". Ailes, who reshaped television news over five decades in th...


Cleveland Police Officer Who Fatally Shot Tamir Rice Is Fired

Timothy Loehmann's termination is "effective immediately", Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said during a press conference Tuesday announcing the...


Trump Pushes Senate To Relax Rules, Speed Up Tax And Healthcare Reforms

There might be an attempt to add more money into the Senate bill during debate, but moderate Republicans and Democrats are pessimistic about the chances. Tea ...