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Southern California baby dies in family stabbing attack

Her sister, LaShunda Clark, and father, Samuel Clark, said they were concerned about her after her release but said she had seemed to improve before becoming di...


Trump Asked National Intelligence Director to Intervene in Comey's Russia Probe

Lawmakers said Tuesday that they expect Comey to provide details about his phone calls and meetings with Trump but to refrain from discussing the FBI investigat...


Mayor Signer pledges Charlottesville support of Paris Agreement

California and China are joining forces in the fight against climate change . President Donald Trump's announcement of the pull-out from the 2015 Paris ...


Sessions once offered to resign as attorney general

In March Sessions made a decision to recuse himself from the Trump-Russia probe, which is also looking into allegations that the president's campaign colluded w...


Former Penn State president gets jail time for failing to report Sandusky

Former Vice President Gary Schultz , former President Graham Spanier and former Athletic Director Tim Curley will all spend at least two months in jail on ...


Afghan president says last week's bombing killed over 150

The government has accused the Taliban-allied Haqqani Network of carrying out Wednesday's attack, and said the funeral was targeted by bombers trained at a reli...


What is spear-phishing, Russia's alleged voter hacking technique?

But barely an hour after its report appeared, the Department of Justice announced the arrest of victor, an employee of a national security contractor in A...


White House defends Trump's tweets

The President is still reportedly furious with the decision and blames the expansion of the Russian Federation investigation on Sessions' recusal. The @RealP...


Cosby accuser to resume testimony in sex assault trial

She recalled of the horrifying moment, stating to the jury, "I was laying on my left side and Mr. Cosby placed a pillow under my neck, I don't really remember p...


Shootout leaves bounty hunters, fugitive dead in Texas

Garcia felt the defendant would ultimately appear at that dealership", Stew Peters of the the private Minnesota-based company U.S. Fugitive Recovery and Extradi...


Senate Dismisses House 'Sunset' Fix, Says Special Session Needed

Those who participated said the governor maintained his own point of view in favor of the income tax reductions championed by the Senate Republicans and in fa...


Qatar diplomatic crisis affects economy and air travel

Trump has previously described Saudi Arabia as "the world's biggest funder of terrorism", and said the country "funnels our petro dollars, our very own money,...


Soccer association investigating tournament

An 8-year-old Omaha soccer play has snagged high-fives on social media from a pair of former superstars of the game. After her football team were disqualified...


Sessions Offered to Quit Amid Rift With Trump on Russian Federation

Mike Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, to ask him to publicly deny the existence of any evidence of coordination between the Russians and th...


Apple Worldwide Developers Conference attendees inspired by Michelle Obama

The talk was held as a fireside chat between Obama and Apple's Vice President of Social Initiatives and Environment, Lisa Jackson. Obama is proud of herself...


Time dwindling for major successes on GOP legislative agenda

Members of the WNC delegation were divided on the plan and broke mainly along party lines. He emphasized opposition to the Senate plan, which would siphon mor...


Which states have joined the climate alliance that commits to Paris agreement?

Two unnamed officials sent to brief the press after the president's Paris agreement speech said that they couldn't speak to his "personal views". Experts ...


Man dies after being restrained by Texas deputy, her husband

Attorneys said the man using the chokehold is the husband of the deputy. The attorney says one major problem with this incident is that the sheriff's deputy w...


MI mayors pledge to support Paris climate change accord

NY and California are the only states in the country's top 10 list of carbon emitters to sign pledges . Jerry Brown met with Chinese President Xi Jinping ...


Voters get to work deciding on Gov. Christie's replacement

Murphy, who served as US ambassador to Germany under former President Barack Obama, significantly out-spent his opponents, loaning $15 million to his own campai...


Stephen Colbert calls out President Trump's 'travel ban' tweets

Following the terrible terrorist attack in London Saturday night killed seven people and injured 48 more, Trump seized the opportunity to be an asshole-sort...


President Trump on James Comey's Testimony: 'I Wish Him Luck'

Mr Comey is scheduled to testify on Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee. It was not immediately clear when the conversation occurred. Justice ...


Handel and Ossoff Congressional Debate

Throughout the hour-long debate, Ossoff repeatedly emphasized that he offers a fresh, independent perspective for the district and can reach across the aisle ...


Trump accuses London Mayor of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

But this is likely because the United Kingdom has very strict gun control laws - crucially, the country has no equivalent of the Second Amendment- and if it d...


Andrea Constand Testifies on Day 2 of Bill Cosby Trial

I wasn't able to fight ... Cosby, 79, is charged with drugging and sexually abusing Constand in 2004. Mr Cosby has pleaded not guilty to three charges of ag...


Sidney Crosby scores, Malkin shoots yet Penguins lose 4-1 to Preds

It's now a best-of-three sprint to the Stanley Cup , and Nashville is riding a wave of momentum after outscoring the defending champions 9-2 in Games 3 and...


In Montreal speech, Obama warns about appeal of authoritarianism

Nearly 6,000 people, including Premier Philippe Couillard, former premier Jean Charest and various other high-profile business executives, attended the former p...


Trump to announce if US will stay in Paris climate deal

Advocates of the climate deal pressured Trump, who has changed his mind on large decisions before even after signaling a move in the opposite direction. If the ...


She Prodded Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself. He Did

Cataldo, meanwhile, said: " Michelle Carter did not cause his death". You said your mom saw a suicide thing on your computer and she didn't say anything. C...


Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

The spot will air on national television during the hearing, and on digital platforms before then. Shortly after President Trump allegedly pressed then-FBI D...


London mayor tells AP he doesn't care about Trump tweets

British authorities are literally cleaning the remains of innocent victims off the pavement, while the mayor of Britain's most juicy target is insisting, verba...


Divisions emerge on eve of special session

They also are upset Scott introduced the proposal in the last two weeks of the legislative session, which ended in May. A veto session will be held June 21. Fir...


Twitter users, blocked by Trump, cry censorship

The White House didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. While this may seem like a non-issue in a sea of major issues, the Knight First Amendmen...


Justin Fields, No. 4 in ESPN 300, decommits from Penn State

Six months later, he's known as one of the top prospects, period. Fields attempted to make clear his decision, laid out in a professional-looking statement, was...


Trump honors the fallen in Memorial Day remarks

Andrew D. Byers, a Green Beret officer killed in action in Afghanistan a year ago. "It is the love that binds this earth beneath us and it bleeds from the hea...