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Coroner reopens case of bullied 8-year-old who killed self

A Cincinnati police news release Thursday acknowledged the department investigated Taye's death on January 26, but officials there said it would not be approp...


Obama Warned Trump About Flynn

Trump fired him, but blamed the media for the leaks that exposed his mischaracterization to Pence. The warning came during an Oval Office meeting between Obam...


Trump's Warning to Comey Could Chill White House Conversations

To the long list of questions about his former national security adviser, his attorney general's flawed testimony before the Senate and his campaign's contacts ...


Trump launches commission to probe alleged voter fraud

Kobach has been the driving force behind a Kansas law requiring new voters to produce a passport, a birth certificate or naturalization papers as proof of citiz...


Attorney general announces involuntary manslaughter charges against engineer in deadly Amtrak crash

Federal investigators said they found no evidence Bostian was under the influence of alcohol or drugs or that he had been using a cellphone at the time of the M...


Trump on Comey 'tapes': 'I can't talk about that'

On Twitter, Trump appeared to suggest that if Comey gave his version of contacts between them, the administration might produce tapes of conversations, althou...


Uk Hospitals Hit By Large-Scale Cyber Attack

British based cyber researcher Chris Doman of AlienVault said the ransomware "looks to be targeting a wide range of countries", with initial evidence of infecti...


Atkins: Senate GOP feeling heat over Obamacare repeal

Simpson and the rest of the party are ready to throw the baby out with the bathwater - some critics of the plan say, without hyperbole, the bill will trigger th...


Trump tweet-warns Comey 'before he starts leaking'

Those Democrats, Reps. Elijah Cummings of Maryland and John Conyers of MI, also requested "all documents, memoranda, analyses, emails, and other communications ...


Did Sessions Just Escalate The War on Drugs?

Harvey said the intent was to give federal judges more flexibility in sentencing and reduce prison overcrowding. "This policy fully utilizes the tools Congres...


Ex-officer Michael Slager to plead guilty after killing unarmed black man

It was seized on by many as hard proof of what they had been arguing for years: that white officers too often use deadly force unnecessarily against black peopl...


20 attorneys general call for independent probe into Russia

There is no direction but an independent special counsel at this point. He was sacked by President Donald Trump Tuesday. Mr Blumenthal told the Atlantic that ...


Arkansas man jailed in deaths of 3 people, including deputy

A long line of law enforcement vehicles on Friday escorted a hearse carrying Mainhart's body from the Arkansas state Crime Laboratory back to Yell County. "We s...


Woman arrested for switching formula for flour in twisted refund scam

On Friday the TPD confirmed the formula that made the child sick was sold at the Fry's at 7050 E. 22nd St. The child is in good condition, said Magnus. Parent...


Trump to Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

And the Russia scandal has already claimed one Trump official - former national security adviser Mike Flynn, who was sacked for not giving a correct account of ...


Judge orders prosecutors to charge Amtrak engineer in crash

The order follows the Philadelphia district attorney's office announcement Tuesday that it would not file charges against Bostian, citing insufficient evidenc...


Acting FBI chief to face congressional panel amid Comey firing fallout

TRUMP: Yeah, well, they also. Zeidenberg said. "I don't think Comey would even take a call like that, and he would never have such a conversation with a possib...


Comey says he will not dwell on dismissal

Now, in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt , Trump has admitted it did. But I'll tell you what, what he did, he brought back his reputation. "You can not st...


Will Senate version of AHCA defund Planned Parenthood?

Pennsylvania lawmakers also are trying to slash funding for the health care provider. And stripping people of their right to choose the health care provider of ...


United Kingdom working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

NHS staff shared screenshots of the WannaCry programme, which demanded a payment of $300 (£230) in virtual currency Bitcoin to unlock the files for each compute...


GOP lawmaker cautions health care bill is Obamacare 'tweak'

Bill Cassidy and Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) sponsored a bill that would enable auto-enrollment in health care . The ACA only allows annual and lifetime limi...


Pope in Fatima to honor simple children who changed church

At an evening prayer service Friday in Fatima, Portugal , Francis said: "Mercy has to be put before judgment and, in any case, God's judgment will always be re...


AG Ferguson pledges legal defense of Washington's national monuments

Specifically, Section 2 of the Executive Order directs the Secretary to conduct a review of all Presidential designations or expansions of designations under ...


US deports man tried in Chandra Levy death

Photo taken at the Modesto Centre Plaza in Modesto, Calif., during a memorial service for Chandra Levy in May 2002. Ingmar Guandique-Blanco, 35-years-old, is ...


Djokovic and Nadal set up Madrid Open semifinal

In a meeting between the players with the most match wins this year, Nadal saved all five break points he faced against the 10th-ranked Goffin , and converte...


United States sees sharp fall in illegal immigration from Mexico

These numbers sit in stark contrast to those in November and December (when President Obama was still in office but Trump's presidential transition was underway...


Macron talks up 2024 Paris Olympic bid to Bach

Also in attendance were Stallone , Bryant , and Domingo , along with conductor Gustavo Dudamel and Disney boss Bob Iger , who were all invited to help s...


Commission set up to probe U.S. voter fraud

Trump set up the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity with an executive order Thursday, appointing Vice President Mike Pence to lead the eff...


Michael Flynn shadow still looms over Donald Trump

Yates testified that she warned White House counsel Don McGahn that Flynn was vulnerable to blackmail by the Russians, who also knew that Flynn's comments wer...


Four Dead in Ohio Nursing Home Shooting, Including Police Chief

He later said Medrano had a relationship with Hartless. According to an ABC News report , Disario responded to a call regarding a man with a gun. Kirkersv...


Trump tweets warning to Comey over leaks

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said he does not know if there was collusion between President Trump's campaign and Russian Federation ...


Yates Blows Smoke ... Still No Fire

Sergey Kislyak, speaks with reporters in Washington . Ms Yates confirmed reports she had told the White House, six days into Trump's administration, that Mr ...


Dallas police fires officer for fatally shooting teen in vehicle

The Balch Springs Police Department confirmed that officer Roy Oliver was terminated for violating "several department policies" during the fatal Saturday n...


Trump Says Government Shutdown Could Be Needed to Get Spending Plan Passed

United States President Donald Trump has called for a "good shutdown" in September to fix the "mess" in the Senate. The agreement left out many of his top pri...


Experts Warn of Increases in Tick-Borne Powassan Virus

A rash, body aches and fever are indicators and should be taken as a reason to go to the doctor. Odds are that we'll eventually have a season where conditions a...